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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 →

Global Fund: FG to stop diversion of malaria drugs

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The Federal Government says it will engage law enforcement agencies against parties whose actions or inactions lead to the diversion of anti-malaria drugs (ACT) supplied to Nigeria by Global...

Fri Sep 13th, 2019     Read More →

EFCC arrests 13 suspected internet fraudsters in Abuja and Ilorin

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Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abuja and Ilorin Zonal Offices, have arrested thirteen suspected internet fraudsters in separate operations. Eight of the suspects...

Thu Sep 12th, 2019     Read More →

Kwara NUT chairman calls for improved welfare for teachers

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The Chairman, Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), Kwara chapter, Mr Toyin Saliu, has called for improved welfare for teachers in the interest of the Nigeria education system. Saliu made this call in...

Thu Sep 12th, 2019     Read More →