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Dangote Group’s revenue exceeds $4.1bn in 2017

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…To invest $4.6 bn in sugar, rice, others in 3 years By Prince Okafor LAGOS— President and Chief Executive, Dangote Group, Mr. Aliko Dangote, has said his companies annual revenue for...

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Crashes: Reps to audit air-worthiness of all registered commercial planes/private jets

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA- House of Representatives on Thursday mandated its Committees on Aviation and Commerce to investigate as well as carry out critical audit of all registered aircrafts...

Thu Feb 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Kwara Falcons begin preparations for Kwese Basketball Premier League Sunday

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Kwara Falcons Basketball Club of Ilorin will begin preparations for the new season in the Kwese Basketball Premier League on Monday, the club’s Secretary, Azeez Bello, said on Thursday in...

Thu Feb 22nd, 2018     Read More →

One dead, 21 injured in Kwara communal clash

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By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN—One person was reportedly killed and about 21 others, including two Mobile Policemen, injured in a communal clash between the people of Offa in Offa Local...

Thu Feb 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Gov Ahmed cautions over communal clashes

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Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has threatened to deal with perpetrators of communal clashes between Offa in Offa Local Government Area and Ijagbo in Oyun Local Government Area of the...

Wed Feb 21st, 2018     Read More →

Enugu goes live on digital broadcasting

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THE Federal Govern-ment, on Monday officially launched Digital Switch Over, DSO, in Enugu State. Minister for Information and Culture, Alh. Lai Mohammed, made this known during the flag off where...

Wed Feb 21st, 2018     Read More →

Herdsmen take oath in Ekiti to stop killings

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…As Ajimobi orders arrest of gun-wielding herders By Dapo Akinrefon & Adeola Badru ADO-EKITI—HERDSMEN in Ekiti State have taken a traditional oath binding on them to assure the...

Wed Feb 21st, 2018     Read More →

TSA: Buhari govt saves N24.7bn monthly – FG

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By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – The Federal Government, yesterday, said it has continued to save up to N24.7 billion monthly as a result of Treasury Single Account, TSA, policy. The government also...

Tue Feb 20th, 2018     Read More →

Medical doctor remanded in prison over N25m equipment theft

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…Accused keeps mum in court By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN—A medical practitioner in Kwara State, Dr. Ayodele Joseph, was, yesterday, ordered by Magistrate O. A. Adeniyi of Ilorin...

Tue Feb 20th, 2018     Read More →

LMC bans 2 club officials for 10 games for fighting, pardons 9 FC IfeanyiUbah players

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Abuja – The League Management Company (LMC) on Saturday suspended for 10 matches each two club officials for fighting at a match venue. According to the LMC, a coach of Kwara United, Maji...

Sat Feb 17th, 2018     Read More →

Voters Registration: Anger, frustrations trail exercise

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Since the commencement of the Voters Registration Exercise, it has been complaints galore across the country. In some parts of the country, the exercise has been smooth with enough registration...

Sat Feb 17th, 2018     Read More →

NNPC dispatches 29.058m litres of PMS to 13 states

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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said it supplied a total of 29.058 million litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) popularly known as petrol to thirteen Northern states in three...

Sat Feb 17th, 2018     Read More →

INEC probes underage voting in Kano LG Polls

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – In spite of the fact that it did not conduct last Saturday’s local government election in Kano state, the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has...

Fri Feb 16th, 2018     Read More →

165 trained on mechanised farming in Abia

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By Anayo Okoli UMUAHIA—AS part of the effort to encourgage and update farmers in mechanized agriculture in Abia State, a total of 165 people, including rural women and youths have received...

Thu Feb 15th, 2018     Read More →

Unilorin VC seeks int’l collaborations to boost students performance, University IGR

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By Demola Akinyemi KWARA- The Vice Chancellor of University of ilorin, Professor Sulyman Age Abdulkareem ‎has called on relevant international organisations to partner with the institution in...

Thu Feb 15th, 2018     Read More →