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BREAKING: Osinbajo assigns portfolios to new ministers

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Acting President,Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday, assigned portfolios to the two new ministers, namely, Stephen Ocheni (Kogi) and Suleiman Hassan (Gombe), that were inaugurated exactly 22 days ago...

Wed Aug 16th, 2017     Read More →

Internal party democracy will curtail desperation, violence during elections – INEC

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has said that internal democracy among political parties would minimise desperation usually responsible for violence during elections. Malam...

Wed Aug 16th, 2017     Read More →

Kabba-Ilorin Road Project: Kogi governor commends FG

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Kogi State Governor, Alh. Yahaya Bello has commended the Federal Government for approving the rehabilitation of the long abandoned Kabba-Ilorin road. Minister of Power, Works and Housing,...

Wed Aug 16th, 2017     Read More →

Saraki promises quick passage of Anti-Hate Speech, Jungle Justice Bills

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Senate President Bukola Saraki, says the Upper Chamber will speed up the passage of the Anti-Hate Speech and the Anti-Jungle Justice Bills as soon as they are presented to it. Saraki said the...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

Saraki promises quick passage of Anti-Hate Speech, Jungle Justice Bills

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Senate President Bukola Saraki, says the Upper Chamber will speed up the passage of the Anti-Hate Speech and the Anti-Jungle Justice Bills as soon as they are presented to it. Saraki said the...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

Biafra: Kanu moves to quash fresh charges against him, 4 others

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….as Anambra lawyers drag IPOB to AGF over election boycott order By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, has queried the...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

Breaking: Senate to pass anti-hate speech, jungle justice bills to law soon – Saraki

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As the 8th Senate lays out its agenda for the next 22-months, President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has said that due to the rising tensions in the polity, the passage of Bills to...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

Kogi Assembly increases by 4 Gov. Bello’s special advisers to 25

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The Kogi House of Assembly on Tuesday approved four additional Special Advisers for Gov. Yahaya Bello. The approval followed a letter from the governor requesting the approval of the House to make...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

Flood sacks two Kogi communities

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Two communities in Kogi, Okudigbo and Odochala in Ibaji Local Government have been submerged by flood which also destroyed property. The increasing menace of flood has forced the Kogi government...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria yet to transform 2.8 bn metric tonnes of coal in 17 fields into wealth

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NIGERIA is one of the countries blessed by God with huge mineral deposits including coal. History holds it that coal was first discovered in Nigeria in 1909 at the Udi Ridge in Enugu by a British...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

Gas shortage: Cement manufacturers lose 36% of output capacity

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By Franklin Alli Inadequate gas supply has compelled cement manufacturers in Nigeria to produce 36 per cent below their installed capacity. According to Cement Manufacturers Association of...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

6 policemen arrested over defilement, attempted murder, robbery

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By Evelyn Usman LAGOS—Six policemen have been arrested in Lagos over offences ranging from defilement, attempted murder, robbery and extortion in different parts of the state. Arrested...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

Electricity supply: NDPHC develops 120 transmission, 10 critical generation projects –MD

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The Niger-Delta Power Holding Company of Nigeria (NDPHC) says it has embarked on construction of 120 transmission stations and sub -stations and 10 critical generation projects to support power...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →

INEC receives petition to recall Kano lawmaker

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it had received a petition for the recall of Mr Abubakar Kuki, a member of Kano State House of Assembly. Mr Adedeji Soyebi, National...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →

After Dino, INEC again receives petition to recall Kano Assembly member

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it has received a petition for the recall of Mr. Abubakar Kuki, a member representing Bebeji Constituency, in the Kano State House of...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →