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Buhari should sign the Electoral Amendment Bill

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IT is barely one month to the end of President Muhammadu Buhari’s first term. In another six weeks or so, the Eighth National Assembly will also wind up. That the Executive and Legislative...

Thu May 2nd, 2019     Read More →

FG, others share N617,566bn for March

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By Emmanuel Elebeke ABUJA – After the Friday’s meeting that ended in deadlock, the Federation Account and Allocation Committee, FAAC on Tuesday shared the sum of N617,566billion to the...

Tue Apr 30th, 2019     Read More →

Yoruba Obas Forum frowns at coronation of Yoruba diaspora kings by Oba Akinruntan, Olugbo of Ugbo

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By Chris Onuoha The Yoruba Obas Forum (YOF), has frowned at the way and manner a Yoruba traditional ruler, Oba Dr. Fredrick Obateru Akinruntan, Olugbo of Ugbo, endorsed and crowned what he calls...

Tue Apr 30th, 2019     Read More →

I remain bona fide member of APC – Gov. Bello

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Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi says he is still a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as there is no crisis in the state’s chapter of the party as being reported by the media. Gov....

Tue Apr 30th, 2019     Read More →

2018/2019 State AITEO Cup Finals: Few upsets as regulars maintain dominance

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The 2018/2019 State AITEO Cup concluded on Sunday only recorded few upsets as some of the regulars in the national AITEO Cup maintained their bragging rights in the oldest cup competition. The...

Mon Apr 29th, 2019     Read More →

Coalitions Give INEC Pass Mark On Conduct Of 2019 Polls

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A Coalition of civil society groups on Monday said desperation by politicians and massive deployment of security operatives contributed to the lapses witnessed during the 2019 election. In a...

Mon Apr 29th, 2019     Read More →

We have paid 38 months salaries – Kogi Govt

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The Kogi State Government has said it has paid 38-month salaries since it came into office in January 2016. Gov Yahaya Bello The Director General of Media and Publicity to the Governor of Kogi...

Mon Apr 29th, 2019     Read More →

Jobs: In 12 months Lagos employs 740,146 – NBS

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A total of 740, 146 jobs were added in Lagos State between July 2017 and June 2018, a survey of the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) as captured in its recently released report has...

Mon Apr 29th, 2019     Read More →

I must end crime in Nigeria – IGP

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Sequel to the arrest of the “Spiritual Father” of kidnappers and armed bandits operating in the Northern part of the country, one Mallam Salisu Abubakar, Police detectives attached to...

Sun Apr 28th, 2019     Read More →

PDP is a useless party, Lauretta Onochie spits fire

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By Nwafor Sunday Angered with the statement made by the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus, the social media aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs...

Sun Apr 28th, 2019     Read More →

How the tide in Edo State changed after presidential poll

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By Johnson Osamede THE success recorded by the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State House of Assembly election has continued to resonate across party faithful even as they say the result...

Sun Apr 28th, 2019     Read More →

Abuja/Kaduna Commuters: Rail Raises Safety Niche on Road Transport

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By Chris Onuoha “But for the rail transport coming as a viable alternative, we would have all been doomed, or at best, we would completely avoid going back home”, says Hajia Bilikisu...

Sun Apr 28th, 2019     Read More →

World’s ‘oldest’ monarch, Obobanyi of Ohionwa dies at 115

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – Arguably the world’s oldest monarch, the Obobanyi of Ohionwa (Uka) Clan in Ihima, Okehi Local Government Area of Kogi state, Chief Jeremiah Aka’ava JP has...

Sat Apr 27th, 2019     Read More →

Video: Dino Melaye at AY-Live, releases song remix

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My performance @ AY Show pic.twitter.com/A72a9JDAxg — Senator Dino Melaye. (SDM) (@dino_melaye) April 25, 2019 Senator Dino Melaye featured as one of the surprise comedians/entertainers...

Sat Apr 27th, 2019     Read More →

KOGI: There are so many consultants working on things people don’t see – Dr Habeeb Yeqeen

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…Says his tax policy will de-industrialize Kogi State By Ishola Balogun Dr Yeqeen Abdullah Habeeb, a former lecturer at Ahmadu Bello University and University of Ilorin, economist,...

Sat Apr 27th, 2019     Read More →