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Osun concessions MKO Int’l Airport to Turkish firm

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The Government of the State of Osun has signed a concession agreement with All Works of Life (AWOL) International Limited for the completion of MKO Abiola International Airport. Governor State of...

Thu Oct 26th, 2017     Read More →

Most State Fire Service Departments ill-equipped, understaffed, to cope with disaster challenges – NAN Survey

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Bauchi – Inadequacy of funds, personnel and facilities have combined to hinder effective service delivery by most state Fire Service units across the country, a survey by the News Agency of...

Thu Oct 26th, 2017     Read More →

Don’t mock civil servants – Kogi youths tell Senate

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The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Kogi chapter, on Thursday accused the Senate of playing politics with the fate of unpaid civil servants in the state. NASS A statement by the NYCN...

Thu Oct 26th, 2017     Read More →

Thisday Editor, Ologbondiyan, says PDP needs professional as publicity secretary

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Abuja – Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, an editor with Thisday newspapers, who is vying for the PDP National Public Secretary seat, declared on Wednesday that the party needed “an experienced...

Wed Oct 25th, 2017     Read More →

Read Nigerian Senate’s proceedings for Wednesday 25th October, 2017

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Welcome to a new Legislative Day in the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Senate President, Bukola Saraki took the official Prayer and led the Chambers into today’s proceedings at...

Wed Oct 25th, 2017     Read More →

Breaking: Kogi Govt proscribed NLC, JAC activities in tertiary institutions

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By BOLUWAJI OBAHOPO LOKOJA – Kogi State government had proscribed the Labour Congress and the Joint Action Congress, JAC, of all tertiary institutions in the state. Gov Yahaya Bello The...

Wed Oct 25th, 2017     Read More →

Leave Idris out of woes – PDP chides Bello

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By BOLUWAJI OBAHOPO LOKOJA – The Peoples Democratic Party in Kogi State has lashed out on the incumbent governor Yahaya Bello over his utterances against the party and former governor...

Wed Oct 25th, 2017     Read More →

Kogi: Director’s suicide forces Reps to probe salary non-payment

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The death of a director in the Kogi Civil Service, who committed suicide, has drawn the attention of the House of Representatives to the non-utilisation of bailout funds and the non-payment of...

Wed Oct 25th, 2017     Read More →

Why we have not kick started NNPC GMD probe – Marafa

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- TWENTY – one days into the announcement by the Senate to begin probe into the accusation of the Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation,...

Wed Oct 25th, 2017     Read More →

Maina’s recall, promotion: I acted in public interest – Malami

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By Soni Daniel Henry Umoru, Ben Agande, Emman Ovuakporie, Favour Nnabugwu & Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA — The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari not to...

Wed Oct 25th, 2017     Read More →

Police set up vandalism unit

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA—THE Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, Tuesday, set up a special police operation team to tackle electricity vandalism in Abuja, Kogi, Niger and Nasarawa...

Wed Oct 25th, 2017     Read More →

APC chieftain lambasts Jonathan over $23bn Greenfield refineries

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A CHIEFTAIN of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Bayelsa State, Chief Perekeme Kpodoh, has criticised former President Goodluck Jonathan for allegedly failing to construct three Greenfield...

Wed Oct 25th, 2017     Read More →

11 killed, 23 injured as car collides with trailer loaded with cows, others in Kogi

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The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has confirmed the death of 11 people in a motor accident on the Auchi-Okene highway in Kogi. The Sector Commander of the FRSC in Kogi, Mr. Olusegun...

Tue Oct 24th, 2017     Read More →

Ekweremadu, Okowa, other  PDP bigwigs converge for 76th NEC Meeting

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ABUJA-The 76th National Executive Committee (NEC) Meeting of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is currently in progress at the party’s national secretariat, Abuja. PDP holds NEC meeting At...

Tue Oct 24th, 2017     Read More →

Senate, EFCC take action on Maina

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Irked by the current controversy over the recall of run-away civil servant, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina, the Senate has raised a committee to investigate the case just as EFCC sealed his $2 million...

Tue Oct 24th, 2017     Read More →