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Edo to model oil palm sector after sugar industry, says Obaseki

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Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said the state government will drive the development of oil palm sector in the state using the sugar industry model, noting that the commitment to...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Federal might can’t stop our victory in Kwara, others –Saraki

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By Demola Akinyemi Ilorin–The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, on Sunday, said that federal might on the side of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, party, will not stop the...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Hamas applauds UN for not condemning rocket attacks in Israel

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The Palestinian terror group Hamas has taunted the U.S. after the U.N. General Assembly failed to adopt a U.S. resolution condemning the militant group’s rocket attacks against Israel. Hamas...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

EXPOSED: How PDP wants to rig 2019 elections – Lauretta Onochie

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By Nwafor Sunday Happy with President Muhammadu Buhari’s refusal to sign the 2018 electoral bill, purportedly awash with loopholes, Mrs Lauretta Onochie, Social media aide to Buhari, Sunday...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Why l wept in presence of Ooni, Alake, Amosun – Adedamola, Miss Moremi

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By Chris Onuoha The narrative of the winner of the just concluded Queen Moremi Ajasoro (QMA) Cultural Pageant, Miss Adedamola Toluhi, is touching. She wept as she was being presented with the...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

AFTERMATH OF KWARA BOAT MISHAP: My wife ignored my warning and paid with her life and that of our son – Salihu, bereaved husband

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•Ill-fated boat was overloaded — Survivor By Demola Akinyemi, Ilorin AS if Alhaji Idris Salihu saw the death coming for her wife, he warned her not to travel for a Wolimat ceremony in...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Offa robbery: We’re making efforts to recover stolen cash, guns used in attack – Police

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By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor Abuja – The Nigeria Police Force has said that it is making strident efforts aimed at recovering the huge cash stolen from six banks by armed robbers...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

I have no regret plotting coup – IBB

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General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida former Military Head of State of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has said that he has no regrets plotting a coup and that rather he was motivate by the...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

Just in: Buhari appoints 9 new federal permanent secretaries

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of nine new Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service. Buhari The appointment was announced in a statement signed by the Head of...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

NSF: Ebonyi govt gives reason for state’s absence

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The Ebonyi Government on Saturday gave reasons for the non participation of its athletes at the on-going National Sports Festival (NSF) in Abuja. Edo State contingent at the opening ceremony of...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

FG boosts water sector with 9 commissioned projects

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By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- THE Federal Government, Friday, disclosed that the water sector has received boost with the commissioning of nine water projects for the sector to facilitate food...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

Offa Robbery: Stolen money, guns not accounted for

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•Statement of dead mastermind also missing •Ministry urges police to produce proceeds of crime By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor A major row is brewing in the police circles...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

Vice President Osinbajo assures Nigerians of better times ahead

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday, expressed the Federal Government’s commitment towards the improvement of the wellbeing of Nigerians through various intervention schemes. Osinbajo...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Hoodlums wearing PDP Atikulated T-shirts disrupt TraderMoni scheme in Ilorin

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Ilorin – Hoodlums invaded the Mandate Market in Ilorin, Kwara State, Thursday, scared away petty traders and TraderMoni agents, disrupting the disbursement of money to beneficiaries of the...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Kwara to pass law against water travel without life jacket

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By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN—THE Kwara State House of Assembly has passed a motion outlawing anyone travelling on waterways in the state without a life jacket. •An overloaded boat with...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →