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Non-appointment of S-East persons into NDC, NSC, as service chiefs divides senators

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—Senators were, yesterday, divided over the failure of President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint people from South East as service chiefs or as representatives in the...

Wed Oct 24th, 2018     Read More →

Umeh’s motion seeking appointment of Ibo as Service Chief suffers setback

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A motion seeking reconstitution of the membership of the National Defence Council (NDC) and the National Security Council (NSC) suffered setback in the Senate on Tuesday. Victor Umeh The motion,...

Tue Oct 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Buhari congratulates Emir of Zuru, Sani Sami, at 75

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President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Emir of Zuru, Alhaji Sani Sami, on his 75th birthday. The president’s congratulatory message is contained in a statement by his Special...

Tue Oct 23rd, 2018     Read More →

VON DG Okechukwu accuses Oshiomhole of bastardizing primaries with tribal army

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…APC Primaries: Oyegun, now vindicated, By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress APC in Enugu state and Director General, Voice of Nigeria VON, Osita...

Tue Oct 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Atiku missed his chance in 2007 — Olawepo-Hashim

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Journalist turned civil rights activist and politician, Mr. Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim was a prominent figure in the formation and early days of the Peoples...

Tue Oct 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Mrs Bagudu urges awareness against cancer

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The wife of Kebbi state governor, Mrs Zainab Bagudu, has called on stakeholders to commit resources, energy and create awareness towards ending the spread of cancer diseases in the country. File...

Mon Oct 22nd, 2018     Read More →

FG will continue to free Nigeria from ozone-depleting substances -Jibril

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Abuja – The Minister of State for Environment, Alhaji Ibrahim Jibril, said on Monday that the Federal Government would continue to free the country from ozone-depleting substances. Jibril...

Mon Oct 22nd, 2018     Read More →

US invests $24m to boost local enterprises, farming in Nigeria

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By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – The United States African Development Foundation, USADF, has invested a total of $24 million in grants to various cooperative societies to boost the growth of local...

Mon Oct 22nd, 2018     Read More →

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 →