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NUC approves doctorate programs for Oduduwa Varsity

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By Demola Akinyemi The National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved doctoral degree programs for Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu, Ile-Ife, according to the institution’s founder, Dr...

Sun Aug 11th, 2019     Read More →

Water resources bill: Taraba, Benue, C- River, Rivers, Anambra, Imo, 3 others, kick

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•As Kogi, Kebbi, Adamawa, Ondo, Ogun, others differ •PDP senators vow to oppose the bill By Emma Amaize, Dayo Johnson, Henry Umoru, Vincent Ujumadu, Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu. Peter Duru,...

Sun Aug 11th, 2019     Read More →

 There is hope in Nigeria, but we must live right — President, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day saints

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By Tony Nwankwo Cornelius Tay’s three-year leadership as President of the Nigeria Lagos Mission, of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, came to an end on June 30, 2019. After...

Sat Aug 10th, 2019     Read More →

Ban illegal transport unions to stem crimes on highways — NURTW

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THE the National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW, yesterday, called for the banning of illegal transport unions saying it will stem kidnapping and other violent crimes on highways. The...

Sat Aug 10th, 2019     Read More →

The return of Gbemi Saraki in Kwara politics

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By Demola Akinyemi UNTIL last week, the belief in many quarters in Kwara State following the outcome of the last general elections was that the dynasty of Dr Abubakar Olusola Saraki popularly...

Sat Aug 10th, 2019     Read More →

From 250k to over $1m Per show: Wizkid and his ‘crazy’ dreams

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Wizkid •His first big pay and what he did with it •Says ‘I’m yet to make my best song •Seeing my parents smile brings joy to my heart •I’m not yet a...

Sat Aug 10th, 2019     Read More →

Abdulrazaq opening up Kwara to foreign investors

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•Assures on security By Demola Akinyemi The icing on the cake for the ongoing ground breaking efforts of Governor Abdulrazaq Abdulrahman to reposition Kwara state to the path of prosperity...

Fri Aug 9th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria is ‘not yet the rich nation it will be – Fashola

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FOR THE RECORDS …answers 31 questions from 16 senators, ‘competently and adequately’, in about two hours On 29 July 2019, Mr Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN, appeared before the...

Fri Aug 9th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Ex-INEC chairman, Maurice Iwu remanded in EFCC’s custody over N1.2bn fraud

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Maurice Iwu The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has, on Thursday, ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to detain the former chairman of the Independent National...

Thu Aug 8th, 2019     Read More →

I’ll be more party conscious in this final term – Buhari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday assured members of the National Working Committee, NWC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, that he would be more...

Wed Aug 7th, 2019     Read More →

Relocate now – Delta Govt. begs persons in flood areas

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The Delta state Government has called on citizens living in flood-prone areas to urgently relocate to safer areas as the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has warned that the level of...

Wed Aug 7th, 2019     Read More →

We’ll partner EFCC to recover looted funds in Kwara — Gov AbdulRazaq

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…Laments diversion of N2B SME fund By Demola Akinyemi Ilorin—Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara State, yesterday said his administration would partner the Economic and Financial...

Wed Aug 7th, 2019     Read More →

It’s a shame Kwara recorded 50% new polio cases – Abdulrazaq

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polio By Demola Akinyemi Ilorin—Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara State, yesterday, said it was a shame that the state recorded 50 per cent new polio cases in Nigeria, vowing to...

Wed Aug 7th, 2019     Read More →

Address me as ‘Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan Ph.D, CON’ – Senate President

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By Nwafor Sunday Nigerian Senate President, Ahmad Lawan has on Tuesday, asked Nigerians to address him with the following name: ‘Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan Ph.D, CON’. Disclosing this in an...

Tue Aug 6th, 2019     Read More →

Obaseki’s Reforms: Edo tops APC states in devt metrics

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…ranks high in infrastructure, agric, economy, others The far-reaching reforms, initiatives and programmes of the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration in Edo State have again ranked...

Mon Aug 5th, 2019     Read More →