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Capital market can provide funds to bridge N3 trn infrastructure gap — United Capital MD

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Managing Director, MD, Investment Banking at the United Capital Plc, Babatunde Obaniyi, in this interview speaks on fund raising from Nigerian capital market to finance infrastructure deficits,...

Mon Jul 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Why Igalas want Yahaya Bello re-elected

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We find it necessary to respond to an unfortunate cocktail of wild allegations, all of them without foundation, contained in one Comrade Maji Isah’s opinion piece entitled, “Why do...

Mon Jul 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Use Hisbah model to set up state police, NCEF tells govs

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By Dapo Akinrefon, Sam Eyoboka, Ben Agande & Demola Akinyemi LAGOS—NATIONAL Christian Elders Forum, NCEF, has challenged governors to set up state police organizations in the fashion...

Mon Jul 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Kogi PDP elects new officers

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Mr Sam Uhuotu has been re-elected as the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi. PDP A statement issued by the party in Lokoja on Sunday said that Uhuotu scored 1, 478 votes to...

Sun Jul 21st, 2019     Read More →

Kogi pilgrims pray for peaceful governorship election

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Some pilgrims from Kogi said they were engaged in praying for a peaceful governorship election scheduled for Nov. 16. File: Pilgrims They said this a separate interview with newsmen at the...

Sun Jul 21st, 2019     Read More →

SOS: 5-yr old girl with hole in the heart seeks N5 million for surgery

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It was pains and anguish for the parents of young Anuoluwapo Moses, when they noticed that their vibrant and promising daughter had a health challenge with hole in the heart. Little Anuoluwapo,...

Sat Jul 20th, 2019     Read More →

Presidential Poll: INEC gets July 29 to open defence, as Atiku, PDP close case

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…62 out of 400 billed witnesses appear …As Kenyan ICT Expert testifies, insists INEC server exists By Ikechukwu Nnochiri The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja,...

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Read More →

Ihedioha vs Uzodinma: Tribunal admits 388 polling units results

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri – The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Owerri, has admitted results in 388 polling units alleged to have been omitted by the Independent National...

Thu Jul 18th, 2019     Read More →

Total, NNPC complete, hand over N900mn projects to 8 northern states

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By Michael Eboh Total Upstream Nigeria Limited, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC and its partners, yesterday, handed over 10 projects in health, education and information technology,...

Thu Jul 18th, 2019     Read More →

Kogi trains lawyers defending vulnerable, indigent citizens

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By Innocent Anaba Kogi State Ministry of Justice has put together a two-day workshop for lawyers aimed at enhancing their capacity in providing legal representation and legal advisory services to...

Thu Jul 18th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari vs Atiku: Tribunal summons INEC boss, Zamfara REC

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja has summoned the Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Mahmood...

Thu Jul 18th, 2019     Read More →

APC fumes, as Gbajabiamila appoints APGA member as political aide

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By Vincent Ujumadu Awka- THE appointment of a member of the opposition All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Chief Anayo Nnebe as the special assistant on political matters (South East) by the...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →

Tribunal: Witness breaks down in tears, says PDP supporters were shot in Kogi

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA- A witness, Arome Yahaya, on Wednesday, wept uncontrollably before the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja, alleging that supporters of the Peoples...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →

El-Rufai seeks Assembly’s approval of N81.68 bn supplementary budget

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The Kaduna State House of Assembly has began deliberations on the N81.68 billion supplementary budget forwarded to it by Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai. Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, the Executive Governor of...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →

I’ll fight criminals to standstill — Anambra CP

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By Vincent Ujumadu Awka—Anambra State Commissioner of Police, Mr. John Abang, vowed yesterday that he would not relent in fighting criminals to a standstill in the state, unless they turned...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →