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How 21 pupils, others die as school bus, trailer collide in Enugu

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It was a black Wednesday in Mgbowo, Awgu Local Government Area of Enugu State, as 21 persons, many of whom were pupils of Presentation Nursery and Primary School, owned by the Catholic Diocese of...

Fri Oct 30th, 2020     Read More →

Covid-19 palliatives: CACOVID, humanitarian ministry and the states

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{FILES] People carry bags of food on their heads during a mass looting of a warehouse that have COVID-19 food palliatives that were not given during lockdown to relieve people of hunger, in...

Thu Oct 29th, 2020     Read More →

The rage this time

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In the last 10 days waves of unimaginable destruction of government property and Private businesses swept through the land on the trail of the EndSARS protest which was widely acknowledged as...

Thu Oct 29th, 2020     Read More →

Nigerian economy at risk over lingering crisis

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Buhari. Photo; TWITTER/NIGERIAGOV• Cost of living reaches all-time high • Inflation rate escalates, defies economic principles • Protest may enhance accountability, improve...

Tue Oct 27th, 2020     Read More →

Looting continues nationwide

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Looting of items meant for COVID-19 palliatives, which began few days ago, continued in warehouses across the country, spreading to the nation’s seat of power, the Federal Capital Territory...

Mon Oct 26th, 2020     Read More →

Tinubu’s travails and aftershock of #EndSARS protests

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Tinubu. Photo: NAIJA There are indications that a similar political gambit that upstaged Nigeria’s First and Second Republics in 1966 and 1983, as well as, aborted the Third Republic in...

Sun Oct 25th, 2020     Read More →

Take responsibility for death of #EndSARS protesters, PDP charges Buhari

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to take responsibility for the shooting and killing of peaceful and unarmed young protesters by military operatives at...

Wed Oct 21st, 2020     Read More →

Despite protests, Senate confirms Aisha Dahir-Umar as PenCom DG, others

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Aisha Dahir-UmarDespite protests by some lawmakers, the Senate on Tuesday confirmed the appointments of Dr. Oyindasola Olureme Oni, and Aisha Dahir-Umar as Chairman and Director General pf the...

Tue Oct 20th, 2020     Read More →

How kenaf value chain development can save billions of naira

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Maximizing import substitution strategy using local contents, jute bags, which cost the country about N2.75 billion yearly to import, and other environment-friendly products such as vehicle parts...

Mon Oct 19th, 2020     Read More →

Sea level rise forces property owners, tenants to relocate

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After several warnings by climate scientists, property owners and tenants confronted by increased coastal flooding due to rising sea levels are moving to high locations. Increasing...

Mon Oct 19th, 2020     Read More →

Jos set for Culture Feast as Lalong promises memorable outing

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The Plateau State Governor, Simon Bako Lalong, and Chairman, Plateau State Council of Chiefs, Da Jacob Buba Gyang, have assured the Federal and state governments that the National Festival of Arts...

Sun Oct 18th, 2020     Read More →

New twists in anti-SARS protests

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Nationwide protests against brutality by men of the proscribed Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) entered its sixth day yesterday with new twists and turns. In Abuja, many of the...

Thu Oct 15th, 2020     Read More →

PDP, Melaye, others kick as Buhari nominates Onochie for INEC job

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A barrage of criticisms, yesterday, greeted the nomination by President Muhammadu Buhari of his Special Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, as a national commissioner of the Independent...

Wed Oct 14th, 2020     Read More →

How APC govs beat PDP to Ondo guber poll

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Re-elected Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State (left); his wife Betty; the Deputy Governor-Elect, Lucky Ayedatiwa and his wife Esther Oluwaseun displaying their Certificates-of-Return,...

Wed Oct 14th, 2020     Read More →

Agitations spread nationwide

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The ENDSARS protest, which failed to end with IGP Mohammed Adamu’s dissolution of the special police squad, has now spread across the country. Angry protesters, mainly youths, yesterday,...

Wed Oct 14th, 2020     Read More →