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Drama as Ndume resumes after 90 legislative days’ suspension

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – A mild drama in the Senate chamber, yesterday, heralded the resumption of Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume (APC, Borno South), from the 90 days legislative suspension...

Thu Nov 16th, 2017     Read More →

No sign Nigeria is out of recession, Labour laments

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young FIVE months after the Federal Government announced Nigeria’ s exit from the crushing economic recession, umbrella body for senior civil servants in the country, at its...

Thu Nov 16th, 2017     Read More →

Kogi’s IGR hits N1bn monthly

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By Boluwaji Obahopo LOKOJA—Kogi State internally-generated revenue, IGR, has hit N1 billion monthly, Executive Chairman of Kogi State Internal Revenue Service, KGIRS, Dr. Yakubu Oseni, has...

Thu Nov 16th, 2017     Read More →

Foundation provides food for over 150 women, children in IDPs camp

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….set to train, establish over 1000 IDPs with empowerment packages By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA — A nongovernmental organisation called Nation First Foundation, NFF, has provided assorted...

Wed Nov 15th, 2017     Read More →

Withdrawal of Obiano’s ADC, plan for electoral malpractice – APGA Forum

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The National Coordinator APGA Media Warriors Forum, Evang Chinedu Obigwe, on Wednesday alleged that the withdrawal of Governor Willie Obiano’s ADC by the Inspector General of police, Mr....

Wed Nov 15th, 2017     Read More →

Reps probe alleged contract scam in Defence Ministry

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA— The House of Representatives has mandated its Committees on Defence, Army and Public Procurement to investigate an alleged contract scam running into millions...

Wed Nov 15th, 2017     Read More →

My visit to S-East an indication of my belief in Nigeria’s unity —Buhari

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Pledges to fulfill his promises to Ndigbo President Buhari conferred with the title of Ochioha NdiIgbo 1 by South East traditional council of rulers led by Eze Eberechi Dick during his visit to...

Wed Nov 15th, 2017     Read More →

191 die in Kogi road accidents in 10 months

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No fewer than 191 people have lost their lives in 294 road crashes in parts of Kogi from January to October this year. Mr Suleiman Mohammed, Head of Operations of the Kogi State Sector Command of...

Tue Nov 14th, 2017     Read More →

Sen. Ndume resumes in Senate on Wednesday

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The Senate has resolved that Sen. Mohammed Ndume (APC) should resume sitting on Wednesday Nov. 15, since he had served out his suspension of 90 legislative days. Mohammed Ndume The decision was...

Tue Nov 14th, 2017     Read More →

I will stand by Buhari, Magu anytime – Ndume

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Immediate past Senate leader, Senator Muhammad Ali Ndume, APC, Borno South said weekend that he was prepared to stand with President Muhammadu Buhari and Acting...

Mon Nov 13th, 2017     Read More →

Anambra election: Why Buhari must get it right

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By Stan Ekejiuba NIGERIA is one country which has suffered heavily due to its repeated failure to organise credible and acceptable elections. The fall of the First Republic and the subsequent...

Mon Nov 13th, 2017     Read More →

Students, nursing mother win at Adeleye Foundation race

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Patrick Medayese, a 26-year-old Mechanical Engineering student of Federal Polytechnic in Idah, on Saturday won the annual 10km race organised by the S.O. Adeleye Foundation in Kabba, Kogi. Newsmen...

Sat Nov 11th, 2017     Read More →

ALARMING: Why snake bite victims die daily

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Snake bite is not new especially to people of Southern and Central parts of Plateau State. Poisonous snakes like carpet viper, cobra, black mambas and puff adder have comfortable habitats in those...

Sat Nov 11th, 2017     Read More →

Plateau massacre: Killings in Nigeria worse than countries at war—SSANU

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU, has lamented the rate of killings in the country, saying that it was worse than killings in countries at war. The...

Sat Nov 11th, 2017     Read More →

Organised labour suspends strike in Kogi

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The strike action embarked upon by the organised labour (kogi chapter) to press home their demands has been suspended with effect from today, 10th of November, 2017. Rising from the meeting of the...

Fri Nov 10th, 2017     Read More →