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Saraki’s exit has made APC stronger, smarter – Oshiomhole

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Barely hours after Senate President Bukola Saraki formally unveiled his plan to contest presidential election, his former All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared his exit as good for the...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Group pledges ‘total’ support for Saraki, gives reasons

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A Saraki Support Group, #SNIGERIA FIRST has pledged its support dor the President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki, in the face of what it termed ‘hostility’ against him (Saraki). The...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

We’re strongly in support of Saraki – Group

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The Kwara state chapter of #SNIGERIA FIRST, a Saraki support group, says they are staunchly in support of Saraki in the face of what they claimed is “the vehement hostility against him and...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Flood alert for Anambra, Delta, Bayelsa, others

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Abuja—Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency, NIHSA, has warned Nigerians living by the banks of River Niger and its floodplains to immediately relocate over possible flooding, listing...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Lagos has highest foreign debt portfolio – DMO

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Lagos State, the commercial nerve-center of Nigeria, has retained its position as the state with the highest foreign debt in the country, with a foreign debt put at 1.45 billion dollars as at June...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Lagos retains highest foreign debt portfolio, says DMO

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Akinwunmi Ambode Lagos State, the commercial nerve-center of Nigeria, has retained its position as the state with the highest foreign debt in the country, with a foreign debt put at 1.45 billion...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

MTN sponsors Ilorin durbar festival

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By Princewill Ekwujuru THE information communication and telecom-munications company, MTN, has thrown its weight behind the rejuvenated Dubar festival in Ilorin, Kwara State. The company took part...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Senate Presidency: Court acelerates hearing of suit against Saraki’s removal

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…warns parties to stay action pending judgement Saraki By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA- The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Tuesday, okayed accelerated hearing of the suit seeking...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

Unilorin earmarks 5,000 hectares of land for commercial farming

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Ilorin – The University of Ilorin, Kwara says it has earmarked 5,000 hectares from its 15, 000 hectares land mass for allocation to interested staff and students for commercial...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

NIRSAL moves to crash food prices with SACR

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By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief ABUJA — The Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk-Sharing System for Agricultural Lending, NIRSAL, has taken steps to crash food prices in the country. R-L: Edo State...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

30 Years of Nomadic Education: Any impact?

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When it was established 30 years ago, the National Commission for Nomadic Education (NCNE), was expected to cater for the educational needs of the socially excluded, educational disadvantaged and...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari campaign attracts 1,000 affiliates—BCAN

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President Buhari By Dotun Ibiwoye NATIONAL Laison Officer of Bus Conductors Association, BCAN, of Buhari Campaign Organisation of Nigeria, BCO, Prince Israel Adeshola, weekend disclosed that ...

Tue Aug 21st, 2018     Read More →

Issa Aremu advocates issue-based politics

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young Ilorin—A Kwara State governorship aspirant on the platform of Labour Party, LP, and General Secretary of National Union of Textile, Garment and Tailoring Workers of...

Tue Aug 21st, 2018     Read More →

2019 Presidency: APC lists corruption allegations against Saraki

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA— All Progressives Congress, APC, said, yesterday, that Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, would not pass integrity test to contest the 2019 presidential election...

Tue Aug 21st, 2018     Read More →

IBEDC invests over N11.5bn in metering, network, maintenance

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By Udeme Akpan Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company, IEDC has invested over N11.5 billion in metering, network upgrade and rehabilitation of its facilities targeted at improving supply to...

Tue Aug 21st, 2018     Read More →