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Costa bags debut goal as Portugal sink Scots

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Helder Costa marked his Portugal debut with a goal as the European champions eased to a 3-1 friendly win over Scotland on Sunday. Wolves forward Costa opened the scoring late in the first half at...

Sun Oct 14th, 2018     Read More →

We shall support Atiku Abubakar to victory in 2019 – Wike

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that he will wholeheartedly support PDP Presidential Candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar to electoral victory in 2019. R-L: PDP National...

Sun Oct 14th, 2018     Read More →

Which vote-buying is not wrong?

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By Tonnie Iredia Some years back, one easy way of knowing those involved in a particular unwholesome political behaviour was to look out for those who are loudest in condemning the act. In the...

Sun Oct 14th, 2018     Read More →

President Buhari Executive Order No 6 of 2018

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PRESIDENTIAL EXECUTIVE ORDER No.6 of 2018 ON THE PRESERVATION OF SUSPICIOUS ASSETS CONNECTED WITH CORRUPTION AND OTHER RELEVANT OFFENCES Whereas it is the responsibility of the Federal Government...

Sun Oct 14th, 2018     Read More →

Why we invaded Dino Melaye’s house – Police

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Kogi State Police Command has confirmed that it sent a detachment of officers to the house of Sen. Dino Melaye at Aiyetoro-Gbede in Kogi State on Oct. 11 to effect his arrest. In a statement in...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

NORTH CENTRAL: Smooth coasting for Lalong, Useni, Ortom, Jime; Dina Melaye survives in Kogi

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By Peter Duru, Makurdi, Femi Bolaji, Jalingo, Marie-Therese Nanlong, Jos, Boluwaji Obahopo, Lokoja BENUE Ortom vs Jime The quest for the Benue State Government has begun in earnest between the...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

Mercy Johnson: Before, after the welding bell

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unmasking the true face of a transformed screen diva By BENJAMIN NJOKU Her story runs like a novel. The more you read it, the more you discover there are many more interesting chapters ahead all...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

LG polls: PDP accuses Plateau government of “creating unnecessary tension”

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Jos —The Plateau chapter of the PDP has accused the state government of “creating unnecessary tension by insisting on announcing results of local government elections while collation...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

GOVS TO MEDIA: Make parties, politicians play by the rule in 2019

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Festus Ahon & Ochuko Akuopha GOVERNORS of Delta, Edo, Akwa-Ibom, Anambra and Bauchi States, yesterday, tasked the media as the fourth estate of...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

Oil and gas suppliers ready to combat adulteration of petroleum products

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Natural Oil and Gas Suppliers Association of Nigeria (NOGASA) says it is ready to partner with the Federal Government in curbing circulation of adulterated petroleum products and pipelines...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Political class, Christian community have failed Nigeria – Anglican Church

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BY BOLUWAJI OBAHOPO LOKOJA – The Anglican Church said the political class has failed Nigeria and driving the country closer to a failed state. The church also said that the failed state of...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Presidency lists ongoing, completed projects across 36 states

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By Nwafor Sunday In what can be described as a response to the fourteen (14), posers raised by the Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation, was on Friday disclosed to newsmen by the Personal...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Kogi herders/farmers, communal clashes: 44 killed, N541m properties destroyed, 115 suspects identified

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Lokoja—No fewer than 44 persons were killed, while 26 others sustained injuries in herders/ farmers clashes as well as communal crises in three local government areas of Kogi State. Also,...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Why I’m in court over Kogi West primaries — Karimi

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LOKOJA—Member representing Yagba federal constituency of Kogi State in the National Assembly, Mr. Sunday Karimi, said his decision to challenge the automatic Senate ticket given to Senator...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Senate confirms 22 as NPC commissioners, rejects Kaduna nominee

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ABUJA—Senate, yesterday, confirmed the appointment of 22 nominees President Muhammadu Buhari presented to it as commissioners for the National Population Commission, NPC. File: National...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →