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Tinubu bags African democracy award

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The National Stalwart of Nigeria’s ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has won African Democracy Award for his efforts to grow democracy and good governance on the...

Wed Sep 18th, 2019     Read More →

Don calls for private sector-driven food sufficiency regime

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Professor Michael Ngadi, Director, Integrated Food and Bioprocess (IFB) programme, McGill University, Montreal, Canada. Ngadi made the assertion on Tuesday at the 20th International Conference...

Wed Sep 18th, 2019     Read More →

Okowa hails Team Delta for winning 5th NYG

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Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Tuesday congratulated the victorious Team Delta for winning the 5th National Youth Games (NYG). Okowa praised the team for doggedness and determination...

Tue Sep 17th, 2019     Read More →

SCHOOLS: Saraki, Abdulrazaq at loggerheads over distribution of books with Saraki’s image on them

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By Demola Akinyemi The immediate past Senate president Dr Bukola Saraki and Governor Abdulrazaq Abdulrahman are currently at loggerheads over the rejection of former’s emblazoned pictures on...

Tue Sep 17th, 2019     Read More →

Saraki explains implementation of its constituency project

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The Mandate Office of former Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has explained the capturing and implementation process of its distributed instructional materials misunderstood by the Kwara State...

Tue Sep 17th, 2019     Read More →

How Nigeria will benefit from sports development — Gov. Abdulrazaq

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Gov. Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara says sports could be used by Nigeria to project its strength to the world if local talents are properly developed and motivated. The News Agency of Nigeria...

Tue Sep 17th, 2019     Read More →

Why Kwara govt rejects Saraki’s donations to schools

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The Kwara State Government has said that personalising constituency project was responsible for Kwara public schools’ rejection of instructional materials donated by the former President of...

Tue Sep 17th, 2019     Read More →

We’ll Make Nigeria Corruption Free — Magu

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The Acting Chairman of the EFCC, Mr Ibrahim Magu, has again vowed not to relent in his efforts to make Nigeria free from all forms of corruption. Magu Magu gave this assurance on Saturday,...

Mon Sep 16th, 2019     Read More →

Over 100 LGAs in 33 States affected by flood crisis — NIHSA

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…blames State govts, individuals for losses By Gabriel Ewepu THE Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency, NIHSA, Monday, disclosed that over 100 Local Government Areas, LGAs, in 33 States have...

Mon Sep 16th, 2019     Read More →

AbdulRazaq orders refund of exam charges to principals

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Demola Akinyemi – Ilorin Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, has ordered immediate refund of N2000 and N1500 examination charges the Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM) collected...

Mon Sep 16th, 2019     Read More →

TROUBLING FORECAST: Huge floods from nine countries coming, Nze, NHSA boss, warns

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…Speaks of red alert in Kebbi, Niger …‘How Lagos, Delta, other prone states stand’ By Levinus Nwabughiogu Clement Onyeaso Nze, the Director-General of the Nigerian...

Sun Sep 15th, 2019     Read More →

Okowa mourns as Okonjo-Iweala loses father

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Delta state Governor, Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa, has commiserated with the Okonjo family and Ogwashi-Uku community on the passing of the Obi of Ogwashi-Uku Kingdom, Obi Prof. Chukuka Okonjo, at 91...

Sat Sep 14th, 2019     Read More →

Alaibe, a brother, political ally ― Diri

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Says if INEC remains unbiased, APC can’t win councillorship election in Bayelsa Soni Daniel – Abuja Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State,...

Fri Sep 13th, 2019     Read More →

Happening Now: Buhari, APC Govs in a closed door meeting

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with the Governors of the All Progressives Congress, APC, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari...

Fri Sep 13th, 2019     Read More →

Lalong, Matawale, other Northern govs vow to end insecurity in region

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The governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong and the governor of Bello Matawalle along with other Northern governors have reached a consensus and thus vowed to end the insecurity in the...

Fri Sep 13th, 2019     Read More →