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Stop work in states owing salary – NUT

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The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) has restated its position that the teachers in 10 states that are still owing salary arrears should not resume work until all arrears were paid. Dr Mike...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

NUT directs members not to resume schools in states owing salary arrears

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The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) has restated its position that the teachers in 10 states that are still owing salary arrears should not resume work until all arrears were paid. Dr Mike...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

FG set to reduce mercury use in mining

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abuja—The Federal Government has said it is working to develop a National Action Plan, NAP, to reduce the use of mercury in Nigeria. Dr Abdukadir Muazu, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

Match Day 1 results in NPFL

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Following are the results of Match Day 1 fixtures in the 2017/2018 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) which got underway this weekend: Played on Sunday: Kwara United 0-2 Niger...

Sun Jan 14th, 2018     Read More →

Butchers in Benue: What a nation!—Okogie

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PIQUED by recent violent eruptions in different parts of the country, Catholic Archbishop Emeritus of Lagos, Anthony Cardinal Okogie has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently demonstrate...

Sun Jan 14th, 2018     Read More →

FRSC in Kwara decorates 11 newly promoted officers, marshals

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Omu-Aran Unit Command in Kwara, on Saturday decorated 11 of its newly promoted officers and men with their new ranks. Decorating the officers and men in...

Sat Jan 13th, 2018     Read More →

Uyo stands still as Rangers dare Akwa United in league’s opener

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By Jacob Ajom After months of waiting, and weeks of preparations, the 2018 Nigeria Professional Football League season begins this weekend at various centres across the country. Every club in the...

Sat Jan 13th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian executed in Saudi Arabia, 14 others to follow

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Fourteen Nigerians have already been moved to a jail in Medina apparently in preparation for the hangman’s noose. That has sent shivers down their spines forcing them to dispatch a...

Sat Jan 13th, 2018     Read More →

Renaissance management gives way for Avalon, Radisson Blu partnership

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The management of Avalon Intercontinental Nigeria Limited, an international independent hotel group and Radisson Blu Hotel now owners of former Renaissance Hotel, Ikeja had announced its...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →

Declare Miyetti Allah terrorist group, — Southern, M-Belt leaders

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•Make case for arrest, trial of herdsmen leaders •Insist on restructuring Nigeria; 73 killed in Benue buried •We’ll raise one-million-man army to defend Benue –...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →

Handshake Across the Niger: Nigeria is very sick – Falae

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By Emeka Mammah The meeting of South East, South- South, South West and Middle Belt leaders has started in Enugu, Enugu State capital. The meeting, which began with prayers for the unity of the...

Thu Jan 11th, 2018     Read More →

Kwara approves N100m SME funds for market groups

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THE Kwara State gover-nor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has approved the release of N100 million Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) funding to market associations in the state. He said disbursement would be...

Thu Jan 11th, 2018     Read More →

Fuel scarcity exposes governance crisis in Nigeria — Aremu

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FEW days ago, the General Secretary of the National Union of Textile, Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria, NUTGTWN, Issa Aremu, clocked 57 years. Comrade Isa Aremu Aremu who is also the...

Thu Jan 11th, 2018     Read More →

Gov Ahmed charges new perm secs on commitment

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Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State, yesterday, swore in 10 newly-appointed permanent secretaries, with a charge to serve with zeal and commitment to make indelible contributions to the...

Thu Jan 11th, 2018     Read More →

Kwara Poly students hail Saraki, Ahmed over fees slash

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By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN—Scores of students of Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, yesterday, staged a peaceful rally to express their appreciation to the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki,...

Thu Jan 11th, 2018     Read More →