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Nigeria exports 1, 983 containers of hibiscus to Mexico

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By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- FOLLOWING the drive for high non-oil exports the country has exported 1, 983 containers of hibiscus (Zobo) to Mexico alone, thereby generating $35 million within a short...

Sun Feb 11th, 2018     Read More →

CCT Chairman should have recused himself from Saraki’s trial — Group

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A group, Kwara Leadership Alliance, GKLA, says Senate President Bukola Saraki has been vindicated on his claim that the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) Chairman, Mr Danladi Umar, was not qualified...

Sun Feb 11th, 2018     Read More →

HERDSMEN KILLINGS: Jurist calls for proper manning of Nigeria’s borders clash

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A retired jurist, justice Abdullahi Idris Haroun, has called on the Federal Government to rise up to its responsibility of properly manning the nation’s borders to check illegal migrants,...

Sun Feb 11th, 2018     Read More →

Searching for love?

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Networking/ Sponsorship •Moses 24, dark in complexion, needs God fearing man & woman who can sponsor his HND, acct 3024471221, 08109101150 •Kunle needs sponsorship to enable him buy...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

IVTEC: An enduring legacy of Governor Ahmed

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By Abdulwahab Oba IN less than 17 months from now, His Excellency, Dr. Abdulfatah Ahmed would have finished his race and handed over the baton he received from his predecessor, Dr. Bukola Saraki,...

Fri Feb 9th, 2018     Read More →

INEC official re-arrested over Diezani’s alleged N30m bribe to rig 2015 polls

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Lagos – A former official of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kwara, Christian Nwosu, who is standing trial over alleged N30 million bribe to rig the 2015 polls, was...

Wed Feb 7th, 2018     Read More →

Varsity offers career counselling to 120 students in Kwara

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One hundred and twenty Senior Secondary School students from Omu-Aran in Kwara, on Wednesday benefited from a career counselling initiative organised by Landmark University, Omu-Aran. Newsmen...

Wed Feb 7th, 2018     Read More →

WHO to immunise 1.2m people against Yellow Fever in Borno

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) says it targets to immunise 1.2 million people against yellow fever in Borno. Mr Terna Nomhwange, the WHO Country Representative and National Surveillance...

Wed Feb 7th, 2018     Read More →

CCT [email protected] I didn’t sign Saraki’s assets declaration forms – Ex-CCB Commissioner

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….as Saraki closes defence with one witness By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – A commissioner and board member of the Code of Conduct Bureau, CCB, Dr. Ademola Adebo, on Tuesday, maintained...

Tue Feb 6th, 2018     Read More →

We’ve recovered N867bn, $6.258m, 13.847m euro in 2017—Magu

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By Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA-THE Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, yesterday confirmed the recovery of N867 billion; $66.258 million and 13.847 euro...

Tue Feb 6th, 2018     Read More →

Lassa fever death toll hits 31 in 15 states – Minister

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The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has said the current outbreak of Lassa fever has affected 15 states with 105 laboratory confirmed cases, three probable cases and 31 deaths. Lassa...

Mon Feb 5th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria generates $35 million from hibiscus export in 9 months- NAQS

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ABUJA- THE Nigerian Agricultural Quarantine Service, NAQS, disclosed at the weekend that the country generated $35 million within nine months in 2017 from hibiscus (zobo) export. This was made...

Mon Feb 5th, 2018     Read More →

‘Nigeria was born with a wing but just put in a cage …’

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New York – Nigerians in the U.S. have been tasked on the need to change their negative mindset about Nigeria and join hands and resources to help build the Nigeria of everybody’s...

Mon Feb 5th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Nigerians will not succumb to propaganda again – Adeniran

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Professor Tunde Adeniran is a former Minister of Education and one time Ambassador of Nigeria to the Federal Republic of Germany. A professor of Political Science, Adeniran attended the...

Mon Feb 5th, 2018     Read More →

NPFL: Matchday 7 results

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Following are the results of Match Day 7 fixtures in the 2017/2018 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), played on Sunday: Akwa United 4-0 Wikki Tourists Lobi Stars 1-0 FC...

Sun Feb 4th, 2018     Read More →