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House of Reps accused Osinbajo of illegal approval of N5.8bn north-east intervention fund

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The Ad hoc Committee on Emergency and Disaster Preparedness has accused National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) board, chaired by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo of illegal approval of N5.8...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

At night you will see light in Cameroon border towns but no light in Nigeria’s – Sen. Gumel

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Sen. Abdullahi Gumel has said that poor development and lack of social amenities at the border towns across the country were major reasons for continued conflicts and insecurity just as he...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

Brexit deal to be published Tuesday, draft timetable discussed

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The United Kingdom’s Brexit deal with the EU will be published on Nov. 13 after the cabinet reviews the deal next Monday, according to a draft timetable being discussed in London, media...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

Steer clear of VAT, it’s states’ affair, El-Rufai tells FG

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—THE governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El- Rufai, yesterday asked the Federal Government to keep off from Value Added Tax, VAT, saying it was business of states....

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

How public varsities increase fees in defiance of FG directives

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•ASUU, NUNS condemn action By Dayo Adesulu Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has reiterated its decision to halt the increment of tuition fees in our public universities, adding...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari swears-in Chairman, members of CCB, 23 NPC Commissioners

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – The President also sworn-in 23 Commissioners of the National Population Commission at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa, Abuja, before the commencement...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Police nab cleric, nurse over missing placenta in Kwara

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By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN—Officers of Kwara State Police Command are still battling to recover the placenta of a newborn baby allegedly sold to a cleric in Ilorin for ritual purposes by a...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

2019 Polls: President Buhari will defeat Atiku – lawyer

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Abuja – Mr Realwan Okpanachi, a legal practitioner and political analyst, says President Muhammadu Buhari will defeat Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

Muslim cleric, nurse nabbed over missing placenta

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By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN-Officers of Kwara state police command are still battling to recover the placenta of a new born baby allegedly sold to a Muslim cleric in Ilorin for ritual purposes by a...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

STRIKE: FG asks ASUU back at negotiation table

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…says late President Yar’Adua made bogus pledges to ASUU during economic boom …Why we changed venue of NEC —ASUU …UNILORIN, KWASU boycott strike By Dayo Johnson,...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

Delta First Lady raises alarm over neonatal tetanus

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By Festus Ahon & Ochuko Akuopha ASABA—WIFE of Delta State Governor, Dame Edith Okowa, has called for awareness on the dangers of neonatal tetanus, warning that mothers could be infected...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

2019 poll: 364, 265 PVCs yet to be collected in Ondo

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By Dayo Johnson AKURE—THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Ondo State, yesterday, disclosed that a total of 364, 265 Permanent Voters’ Cards, PVCs, were still...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

Voters Register: INEC to expunge names of deceased persons

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By Emem Idio YENAGOA—Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that it would use the one week earmarked for the display of Voters’ Register to expunge names of deceased...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

Delta, CAN, Onu-Ika step up campaign against organ harvesting

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By Victor Ahiumayoung Delta State Government in collaboration with the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, and a leading socio-cultural organisation in the state, Onu-Ika Nigeria, has...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: FG, Labour parley deadlocked

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.FG insists on N24,000, Labour, N30, 000 meeting to reconvene at 10pm By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – Last minute efforts by the Federal Government to avert threat of an industrial action tomorrow...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →