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I’m not grooming my son for Kwara – Saraki

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At the end of the 2nd legislative year of the 8th Senate President, Bukola Saraki spoke on the journey so far and controversies on devolution of power, ex-governor’s pension and salary,...

Sat Oct 14th, 2017     Read More →

18 states to benefit from $500m World Bank projects

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Mr Ularamu Ubandoma, the National Coordinator, Rural Access and Mobility Project (RAMP) says 18 more states will benefit from 500 million dollars World Bank assisted projects. The project is under...

Fri Oct 13th, 2017     Read More →

Ex-Supreme Court justice, Coommassie, buried

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The body of ex-Supreme Court Judge, Justice Saifullahi Coommassie, was laid to rest in his hometown, Zaria, Kaduna State, on Friday. Coommassie died on Thursday evening in Zaria at the age of 71...

Fri Oct 13th, 2017     Read More →

Ex-Supreme Court Judge, Coommassie dies at 71

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Zaria (Kaduna State) – A former Supreme Court Judge, Justice Saifullahi Muntaqa Coommassie has died at the age of 71 on Thursday evening after a brief illness. Alhaji Yusuf Saifullahi, son...

Thu Oct 12th, 2017     Read More →

NSCDC to sanitise Kwara hotels used for strip-dancing

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Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) in Kwara has pledged to sanitise hotels and clubs used for strip dancing and other vices in the state. The Commandant, Mr Adeyinka Ayinla, made the...

Thu Oct 12th, 2017     Read More →

Concerned citizens proffer solution to insecurity in North

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By Chris Onuoha Concerned citizens from the North have cried out to the Federal Government, seeking and recommending private security experts with the technical intelligence to efficiently combat...

Thu Oct 12th, 2017     Read More →

Sustaining national peace, security lies more with families – Ajunwa

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By Nkiruka Nnorom PRECIOUS Ajunwa, an Imo State born graduate of English Language Education from Abia State University, is the Project Lead and Founder, Galaxy4Peace, a youth-focused...

Thu Oct 12th, 2017     Read More →

Declare state of emergency on malnutrition, Reps tell ministry of health

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The House of Representatives on Wednesday urged the Federal Ministry of Health to declare a state of emergency on the menace of malnutrition in Nigeria especially the North-East. The call followed...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →

Street Light: Southern states restore street lights to check hoodlums

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In the bid to check growing insecurity in the country, state governments in the Southern part of Nigeria are restoring street lights to check activities of hoodlums at night. A survey by newsmen...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →

Rep urges FG to assist flood-ravaged communities

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The House of Representatives has appealed to the Federal Government to urgently assist communities ravaged by flood across the country. The lawmakers believed such assistance would help to reduce...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →

British envoy canvasses more investment in education to curtail poverty

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The Deputy British High Commissioner in Nigeria, Laure Beaufils, on Wednesday urged all tiers of government and organisations in the country to invest more in education to curtail illiteracy and...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →

British govt’ll support FG to curb spread of monkey pox — British dep envoy

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By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN—The British Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria, Laure Beaufils, has assured that his government would support the Federal Government in its efforts to curb the...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →

How Airtel aids quality primary education in Nigeria

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AIRTEL Nigeria has reaffirmed its commitment to quality primary education through its Adopt-a-School programme that offers underprivileged children access to quality education in a conducive...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →

Axxela submits feasibility study on S/West gas project to NNPC

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By Ediri Ejoh AXXELA Limited has completed and submitted a feasibility study to the Nigerian Gas Processing and Transportation Company, NGPTC, a subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →

Customs seizes 3, 278 bags of rice, 55 vehicles

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The Niger Area Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), says it generated N1.9 billion from January to September, the same period it seized 3, 278 bags of rice and 55 vehicles. The Area...

Tue Oct 10th, 2017     Read More →