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I declare all hate speeches and crisis closed – Oyo-Ita

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The head of Civil Service of the federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo- Ita, Sunday declared all uprisings, hate speeches, disunity and every other forms of unrest in Nigeria closed. Mrs Oyo-Ita who...

Mon Sep 18th, 2017     Read More →

Another five travellers abducted in Ondo

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By Dayo Johnson Akure—FIVE travellers were, weekend, reportedly abducted by unknown gunmen in Oba Akoko area of Ondo State. This came as detectives in Ondo State rescued five abducted...

Mon Sep 18th, 2017     Read More →

ARMY V IPOB: Kogi youths call for caution

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By Boluwaji Obahopo LOKOJA—The National Youth Council of Nigeria, Kogi State chapter, has called on both the Nigeria Army and the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, to thread with caution to...

Mon Sep 18th, 2017     Read More →

Speak out now over harassment of Jonathan’s family, Niger Delta group tells Buhari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – SOME leaders from Niger Delta region Sunday told President Muhammadu Buhari to speak out over the alleged harassment of the family of former President Goodluck...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

NIMASA to partner NIWA to develop inland waterways

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Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has pledged to partner with National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) to develop and make the nation’s inland water ways...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

INSIDE STORY OF THE WAR AGAINST KIDNAP KINGPINS: Vampire dead, Evans ‘guilty’, fate of 119 uncertain

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One of the pathetic incidents was the killing of a 75-year-old woman, Mrs Theresa Adaku Edid, by her captors about six years ago in Imo State after her family had paid N1 million ransom. She had...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Anglican cleric berates prosperity preachers

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Bishop of Ogori Magongo Local Government Area of Kogi State, Church of Nigeria, (Anglican Communion), Rt. Rev. Festus Davies, has blamed the travails of the Nigerian Church on the penchant for...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Thrive, Not Just Survive

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By Denrele Animasaun My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humour, and some style– Maya Angelou There is a saying...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Osama, Acapella, Bovi, others give Anyigba a weekend to remember

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Top comedians including Bovi, Gordons, Osama, Acapella, Senator and Arinze Baba combined forces to give residents of the university town of Anyigba in Kogi State and environs, a memorable weekend...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

Team Delta wins 3rd National Youth Games

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Defending champions Team Delta on Saturday in Ilorin won the third edition of the National Youth Games (NYG), after gathering 22 gold, 16 silver and 23 bronze medals. Team Akwa Ibom came second...

Sat Sep 16th, 2017     Read More →

We’ll avert strike by all means – Kogi govt

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By Boluwaji Obahopo Lokoja—Kogi State government, yesterday, declared its readiness to ensure the industrial peace enjoyed in the state was not threatened by any industrial action by...

Fri Sep 15th, 2017     Read More →

Ahmadiyya Elders call for end to strikes

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The Elders group, Majlis Ansarullah has called on government and Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities (ASUU) to find lasting solution to strikes in the educational sector of the economy...

Fri Sep 15th, 2017     Read More →

Address economic hardship not 2019 ambitions, Nigerians tell politicians

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Abuja – Some Nigerians have urged politicians to fix ailing institutions and address economic hardship rather than engage in aspirations in the 2019 general elections. Abuja that politicians...

Thu Sep 14th, 2017     Read More →

Gov. Bello urges youths to avoid drug abuse, peddling

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Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Thursday, called on youths to develop characters and attitudes that could guarantee a secured future rather than indulging in hard drugs that would only destroy their...

Thu Sep 14th, 2017     Read More →

Restructuring: APC not working at cross-purposes with NASS, Northern Govs – Panel

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.Releases Thematic Areas, Calls for Memos By Omeiza Ajayi & Stephanie Afer ABUJA: The committee set up by the ruling All Progressives Congress APC to articulate its position on the vexed...

Thu Sep 14th, 2017     Read More →