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Minister tells court how over N2bn was spent on 292 water projects

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By Abdulwahab Abdulah Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman Adamu, has informed a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos how his ministry spent over N2 billion on water projects across the...

Mon Oct 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Recession knocks at the door; fg ignores it.

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“Failures are divided into two classes; those who thought and never did and those who did and never thought.” John Salak, VANGUARD BOOK OF QUOTATIONS, p 54. By Dele Sobowale In the...

Mon Oct 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Buhari, IBB, Saraki, Obi, PDP mourn as ex-CJN, Idris Kutigi, dies at 78

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri & Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA—Former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Idris Legbo Kutigi, is dead, aged 78. Kutigi, who served as CJN between January 30, 2007 and...

Mon Oct 22nd, 2018     Read More →

3,000 participants, nine speakers expected to grace 2018 COWLSO conference

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At least 3,000 participants, nine seasoned speakers are expected to attend the 2018 Annual Women Conference being put together by the Committee of Wives of Lagos State Officials (COWLSO). Wife of...

Sun Oct 21st, 2018     Read More →

We spent billions on 292 water projects in 7 years, minister tells SERAP in court

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The Minister of Water Resources Engr. Suleiman Adamu has finally fulfilled his promise to render account on spending on water projects across the country by providing Socio-Economic Rights and...

Sun Oct 21st, 2018     Read More →

Stop speaking evil of Nigeria, Aisha Buhari urges Nigerians

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…as Cleric admonishes Nigerians to emulate First Lady’s patrotism By Johnbosco Agbakwuru Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari has urged Nigerians not to be speaking evil...

Sat Oct 20th, 2018     Read More →

Kano, Niger, Kebbi states win best exhibitors at 2018 agric show

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Tudun Wada (Nasarawa State) – Kano, Niger and Kebbi States have won the best exhibitors at the 2018 National Agricultural Show. Presenting the awards to the exhibitors, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu,...

Sat Oct 20th, 2018     Read More →

Senate c’ttee uncovers alleged fraud in NAHCON operations

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—THE Senate ad-hoc committee on operations of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, yesterday raised the alarm that it had uncovered what it described as...

Fri Oct 19th, 2018     Read More →

Senate makes U-turn, confirms Kaduna nominee as NPC commissioner

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—Senate, yesterday, reversed its earlier decision and cleared Dr. Abdulmalik Durunguwa as Commissioner representing Kaduna State in the National Population Commission,...

Fri Oct 19th, 2018     Read More →

We can’t pay new minimum wage – GOVS

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By Dayo Johnson, Regional Editor, South-West, Wole Mosadomi, Ola Ajayi, Victor Young, Henry Umoru Festus Ahon, Peter Duru, Alemma Aliu, & Femi Bolaji •As Labour plans to resume strike...

Fri Oct 19th, 2018     Read More →

NEC direct Govs to declare state of emergency on education

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—-Keep mute on Minimum Wage —-As govs back Buhari’s veto on Paris Club to States By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE National Economic Council, NEC, has directed the 36...

Thu Oct 18th, 2018     Read More →

Governors not against review of minimum wage -NGF

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The Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) says it is not against the upward review of the minimum wage. The Chairman of the Forum, Gov. Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara, said this while briefing journalists on...

Thu Oct 18th, 2018     Read More →

Zamfara students seek govt help over new tuition fees

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The National Union of Zamfara State Students has appealed to the state government to help offset the news tuition fees charged students by Sokoto State University. The appeal was contained in a...

Wed Oct 17th, 2018     Read More →

Food prices push September inflation to 11.28%

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… concern heightens over inflation edging away from CBN’s 6-9% target- Analyst By Emmanuel Elebeke, Prince Okafor & Elizabeth Adegbesan THE Consumer Price Index (CPI), which...

Wed Oct 17th, 2018     Read More →

Okorocha, Bagudu, Ambode for COWLSO 2018 confab

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni LAGOS—Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi, and the host Governor Akinwumi Ambode are expected to grace the 18th National...

Wed Oct 17th, 2018     Read More →