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Millionaire ‘senators’ on Nigerian hellish highways

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By Oludayo Tade THE story of Nigeria is a dramatic irony; it is a geographic space of inequality where wealth and suffering both coexist in abundance. With so much wealth, many Nigerians also...

Tue Jul 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Bauchi needs Ruga project, Gov Mohammed tells Buhari

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Meets with Buhari at Aso Rock By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – DESPITE the controversy over the establishment of Ruga settlements for the Fulani by the Federal Government, Governor Bala...

Mon Jul 1st, 2019     Read More →

Ruga: No available land in South-East, South-South – Umahi

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Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi says that there is no plan to establish Ruga settlement in any part of the South-East and South-South zones of Nigeria. Umahi disclosed this in a statement by his Chief...

Mon Jul 1st, 2019     Read More →

CAN to drag Buhari to UN over RUGA policy

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•Says Ruga ‘ll create jobs, reduce herders/farmers conflict •UN bodies wade into herdsmen-farmers crises •Ruga settlement: Suspend project or face court action, Tiv...

Mon Jul 1st, 2019     Read More →

2023: INEC in dilemma over large number of political parties

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•Weighs options •How situation hurt 2019 polls •The electoral body has the power to delist weak parties – Ekweremadu •Stakeholders proffer solutions By Clifford Ndujihe,...

Sun Jun 30th, 2019     Read More →

Stop collecting pensions, SERAP tells Orji Kalu, Goje, Okorocha, others

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged all former governors now in the ninth Senate to “publicly commit to stop collecting pensions from their states while they...

Sun Jun 30th, 2019     Read More →

Lagos, 11 other states refuse to publish 2019 budget despite World Bank’s N228.7bn Per-State incentive — BudgIT

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Twelve of Nigerian state governments have proved that the returns from the usual business of budget secrecy are much more fulfilling to them than the $750million incentive provided by the World...

Mon Jun 24th, 2019     Read More →

From south to east, north to west: The 133 deadliest roads in Nigeria

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Victor Ogunyinka Insecurity is about the biggest challenge facing the Nigeria of today, that is not to say education, health, and other germane sectors are less important and unconventionally, bad...

Mon Jun 24th, 2019     Read More →

The plight of state pensioners

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AS the Labour sector and the nation at large get set for the battle to implement the recently-approved National Minimum Wage, the complementary Labour compensation law – the Pension Act...

Mon Jun 24th, 2019     Read More →

Towards ending the killing spree by herdsmen

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By Emmanuel Onwubiko NOT long ago when a global terrorists index was issued by international experts on terrorism and the threats terrorists pose to world’s peace, the Nigerian version of...

Mon Jun 24th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Governors in marathon meeting

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By Henry Umoru Security, NFIU guidelines on Local Government Funds top Agenda ABUJA- THIRTY- Six State governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF on Wednesday night engaged in a...

Wed Jun 19th, 2019     Read More →

EDHA: Edo govt reads “Riot Act ” to trouble-makers

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Edo Government says it will not tolerate acts of violence from individual and groups in the state,threatening to be decisive in dealing warning with offenders. The government issued the warning...

Wed Jun 19th, 2019     Read More →

Court remands barber for attempting to rape 2 minors

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A Kabusa Grade 1 Area Court, sitting in Abuja, on Wednesday ordered that a 29-year-old barber, Ifeanyi Umeh, be remanded in prison for attempting to defile two minors. The Judge, Ibrahim Kagarko,...

Wed Jun 19th, 2019     Read More →

Ministerial list: Buhari doesn’t need to consult us —APC govs

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As president, APC govs celebrate Lawan, Gbaja’s NASS leadership victory By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—All Progressive Governors Forum, yesterday, said it has not discussed the issue of...

Wed Jun 19th, 2019     Read More →

CP begs for support to end kidnapping , criminalities in Nasarawa

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By David Odama The Commissioner of Police Nasarawa State Command, Bola Longe has stressed the need for stakeholders and other citizens of the state to support the police in all ramifications in...

Wed Jun 19th, 2019     Read More →