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PSC promotes 250 senior police officers

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Confirm Imohimi Edgal of Lagos, others By Emma Nnadozie, Crime Editor LAGOS—THE Police Service Commission, PSC, yesterday, approved the promotion and confirmation of acting appointments of...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

2019 Elections: APC stakeholders threaten to sue President Buhari

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Abuja – Stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano State have promised to procure nomination forms for 2019 presidential election for President Muhammadu Buhari and...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

Invite Buhari for projets commissioning, PDP youth leader challenges Bello

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The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Youth Leader, Austin Okai has challenged the Kogi State Governor, Mr Yahaya Bello not to promote President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration alone, but he...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

100 technical graduates to get Dangote jobs

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The Dangote Group is set to employ over 100 graduates from the five technical colleges in Lagos, the Executive Secretary, Lagos State Technical and Vocational Education Board, LASTVEB, Mrs Lara...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

1,070 Nigerians died in road accident in Q3 – NBS

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No fewer than 1,070 Nigerians died in road accidents in the third quarter, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said. The NBS Road Transport Data for Third Quarter, 2017 posted on its website...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

Senate investigates SARS over alleged human rights abuses

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The Senate on Tuesday mandated its Ad Hoc Committee on Security to investigate allegations of human rights abuses against the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) on the Nigeria Police Force. The...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

Centre condemns use of media for hate, inciteful speeches

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An NGO, Savannah Centre for Diplomacy, Democracy and Development (SCDDD) has condemned the use of the media to incite hate and hurtful speeches by politicians. Mr Abdullahi Omaki, Executive...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

Association drags V-C, 2 others to court over alleged unauthorised withdrawal of N10m

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The Alumni Association of Kogi State University (KSU), Anyigba, has instituted a case against the school’s Vice Chancellor, Prof. Muhammed Abdulkadir, over alleged unauthorized withdrawal of...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

PDP convention: Kogi considers consensus candidate for National Publicity Secretary

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi says it will explore the possibility of presenting a consensus candidate for the position of National Publicity Secretary at the Dec. 9 convention of the...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

Senator Ayo Arise kidnapped; abductors demand N80m ransom

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti—EIGHTY million Naira ransom is being demanded by the kidnappers of the former Chairman of the Senate Committee on Privatisation between 2007 and 2011, Ayo...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

Kogi unveils plan for physically-challenged

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By Boluwaji Obahopo LOKOJA—Kogi State government has urged People Living With Disabilities, PLWD, to see beyond their physical limitation and made themselves relevant personalities to the...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

10 years after, Kogi celebrates Sunday Awoniyi

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By Boluwaji Obahopo LOKOJA—Encomiums, yesterday, were showered on the late former Chairman of Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, Chief Sunday Awoniyi, during a special memorial service held at...

Mon Dec 4th, 2017     Read More →

Ondo Governor’s wife launches FOWOSO Dec.7th

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The wife of the Ondo state Governor, Arabirin Betty Anyanwu – Akeredolu has officially indicated that the Forum for wives of Ondo state officials (FOWOSO) will be launched on Thursday, the...

Mon Dec 4th, 2017     Read More →

Policeman opens fire during APC rally in Kogi, kills one

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By BOLUWAJI OBAHOPO LOKOJA – Pandemonium broke out on Sunday in Ajaokuta village, Ajaokuta local government area of Kogi State when a happy trigger police officer allegedly shot dead an HND...

Mon Dec 4th, 2017     Read More →

Sen. Arise, 2 others allegedly kidnapped in Kogi, Police denies claim

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Lokoja – Sen. Ayo Arise, a Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), was kidnapped on Sunday, along Okene-Lokoja road. Sen. Arise The senator was abducted along with his Personal...

Mon Dec 4th, 2017     Read More →