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Joshua Iginla gives widow, kids N1m, house and scholarship

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Senior Pastor of Champions Royal Assembly, Abuja, Bro. Joshua Iginla, lived up to his tradition of giving succour to the less-privileged during yet another birthday celebration. A wido left the...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

Two killed in Abuja flood as FCT issues flood alert

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The FCT Administration has called on the residents to be very alert to possibilities of flood as the rainy season enters its peak in the coming months. It also reiterated its constant call on...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

Mustapha Akanbi, poneer ICPC Chair dies

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ILORIN-Residents of the entire Ilorin, kwara state capital‎ was shocked Sunday morning over the sudden death of the Pioneer Chairman of the lndependent Corrupt Practices and other related...

Sun Jun 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Herdsmen Killings: Our problem with Miyetti Allah has just deepened —Benue tribal leaders

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The tribal leaders pointed out that the Benue anti-open grazing law does not stultify the culture, movement or economic interests of any person or group of persons, including members of the...

Sun Jun 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Anxiety in APC : Buhari, nPDP leaders negotiate over 10 states’ votes

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The decision to forge ahead with the talks despite the scepticism on the part of many of the stakeholders, Sunday Vanguard learnt, is coming from the determination of Senate President Bukola...

Sun Jun 3rd, 2018     Read More →

National policy on plastic waste management underway, says minister

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The Minister of State for Environment, Alhaji Ibrahim Jibril, says the Federal Government is working on a national policy on plastic waste management to regulate use and disposal of plastic waste...

Sat Jun 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Expert urges more commitment to tackle HIV/AIDS

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Dr Olawale Fadare, the Senior Technical Advisor, Outcomes and Evaluation, Caritas Nigeria, an NGO, has called for more commitment among Nigerians in order to tackle the spread of HIV/AIDS in the...

Fri Jun 1st, 2018     Read More →

Osinbajo: Troubleshooting in no man’s land

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By By Chukwudi Enekwechi The security challenges in some parts of the country continues to be a source of concern to all Nigerians, as it should well be. The Buhari/Osinbajo administration is...

Fri Jun 1st, 2018     Read More →

Meat of sick, dead animals sold in Nasarawa markets—Commissioner

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Mr. Jameel Zakari, Nasarawa State Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, has disclosed that some butchers in the state have been selling meat of sick or dead animals to customers. He...

Fri Jun 1st, 2018     Read More →

Desist from illegal data renewal services or risk N5m fine, NCC warns service providers

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The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC has directed all service providers in the country to desist from carrying out automatic or unwarranted renewal of data packages without the consent of...

Thu May 31st, 2018     Read More →

Meat of sick, dead animals sold in Nasarawa markets, says commissioner

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Lafia – Mr Jameel Zakari, Nasarawa State Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, says some butchers in the state have been selling meat of sick of dead animals to customers. He...

Thu May 31st, 2018     Read More →

I want to be Africa’s biggest philanthropist – Dangote

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Lafia – Africa’s richest man and Chairman of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has said that he would like to be known as the biggest philanthropist on the...

Wed May 30th, 2018     Read More →

Dangote Foundation empowers women with N130m grant

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The Aliko Dangote Foundation, on Wednesday, commenced the disbursement of N130 million to 13,000 women in Nasarawa state under its micro-grant scheme. Aliko Dangote Alhaji Aliko Dangote, chairman...

Wed May 30th, 2018     Read More →

Not to young to run bill: Students applaud Buhari

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By David Odama LAFIA – A Coalition of Nigerian Students in Nasarawa state has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for pledging to sign into law the ‘Not too Young to Run’ bill...

Wed May 30th, 2018     Read More →

Unpaid FG’s Workers’ Benefits: Pensioners allege short-change, PenCom sabotage by PFAs

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Smarting from the pains and embarrassment of non-payment of their retirement benefits a year after, Federal Government retirees have accused Pension Fund Administrators (PFAs) of sabotaging the...

Wed May 30th, 2018     Read More →