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2019: APC has lost goodwill since 2015 -Tinubu

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By Omeiza Ajayi & Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA— For the first time since the 2015 general elections, national leader of ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has met with...

Thu Feb 15th, 2018     Read More →

Food union decries expatriate quota abuse

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commissions branch secretariat ORGANISED Labour berated Federal Government’s failure to arrest increasing expatriate quota abuse by multinationals operating in the country. Speaking at the...

Thu Feb 15th, 2018     Read More →

Order of elections: Rowdy session as APC senators move against Saraki

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•Say change of election timetable targeted at Buhari •As 10 pro-Buhari senators walk out on Saraki •Senate confirms 7 RECs for INEC By Henry Umoru ABUJA —THE relative peace...

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Reps move to check abuse of passengers’ rights by airline operators

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As bill to stop medical tourism passes 2nd reading By Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA—THE House of Representatives, yesterday, mandated its Committee on Aviation to liaise with relevant agencies of...

Thu Feb 15th, 2018     Read More →

Baru to Marketers: Stick to N145 don’t increase petrol pump price

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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation,(NNPC), has urged petroleum products marketers to stick to the N145 per litre approved pump price for petrol in order to make life easy for...

Wed Feb 14th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Governors meet to nominate team to interface with NASS on state police

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – GOVERNORS of the 36 States of the federation are currently meeting at the Old Banquet Hall, Presidential Villa, Abuja, to nominate a team among them that will...

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Changing Nigeria not easy task – Tinubu

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Abuja – A national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, said evolving “true change’’ in the country as promised by the party is not an...

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Val Day: NACA task youths to play safe, stay protected

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Dr Sani Aliyu, Director-General, National Agency for the Control of Aids (NACA) on Wednesday urged youths to play safe and stay protected while celebrating Valentine’s Day. Valentine...

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We are building a country where you don’t need to know politicians before … – Osinbajo

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FG launches NATIONAL MSME clinic in Kogi By BOLUWAJI OBAHOPO LOKOJA – Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has launched the National Micro Small and Medium Enterprises, MSME clinic in Kogi State....

Wed Feb 14th, 2018     Read More →

NSIA boss says $350m NBET funds now $384m

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As Senate declares diversion illegal, says Minister lacks power to give zero interest on $350m Eurobond Fund ***As Adeosun, Fashola others defend allegations. By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE...

Wed Feb 14th, 2018     Read More →

FG has spent N1.2trn to support states —Osinbajo

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By Boluwaji Obahopo LOKOJA —Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, said the Federal Government has supported 36 states of the federation with N1.19 trillion as at September 2017. Vice...

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Excitement in Anambra as work begins on abandoned Otuocha- Anam – Kogi federal road

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By Vincent Ujumadu AWKA -THERE was excitement in Anambra West Local Government Area of Anambra State following the return to site of the contractor handling the Otuocha-Anam-Kogi federal road...

Wed Feb 14th, 2018     Read More →

Yoruba language: Gani Adams commends Ambode, urges S’West govs to emulate him

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By Dapo Akinrefon Lagos—Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Dr. Gani Adams has described Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State as a foremost patriot “who will continue to receive the...

Wed Feb 14th, 2018     Read More →

Bello apologises to Christendom, Catholic Bishops

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Lokoja – Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Tuesday once again apologised to Catholic Bishops and the entire Christendom over his Feb. 9, comments on the visit of the Catholic Bishops to President...

Tue Feb 13th, 2018     Read More →

I am not afraid of prison, I shall continue to speak, criticise Govt – Melaye

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The senator representing Kogi West constituency, Sen Dino Melaye has on Tuesday maintained his ground over the charges filed against him by the federal government, noting that he will continue to...

Tue Feb 13th, 2018     Read More →