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SON tasks secondary students on standardisation

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The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) hosted a prize and award giving day to deserving secondary schools in Lagos State that participated in an essay competition to round off celebrations of...

Thu Nov 1st, 2018     Read More →

Al-Makura to FG: Develop grazing reserves to stop Nasarawa, Benue herder/farmers crisis

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By David Odama LAFIA—GOVERNOR Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has called on the Federal Government to develop the seven grazing reserves donated by Nasarawa State to help address the...

Thu Nov 1st, 2018     Read More →

Minimum wage: Identities of anti-N30,000 states unveiled

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young THE country is at present sitting on industrial powder keg over the N30, 000 new national minimum wage recommended by the Tripartite members of the National Minimum Wage...

Thu Nov 1st, 2018     Read More →

Count me out of Atiku’s presidential ambition— Al-Makura

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By David Odama LAFIA—Governor Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has warned against his name being linked to the presidential candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku...

Wed Oct 31st, 2018     Read More →

Police car burnt in Shi’ite protest; 400 arrested

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•Why we opened fire on protesters — Army •Army killed our members without provocation — Shi’ites •IMN members came into Abuja with petrol bombs — Police By...

Wed Oct 31st, 2018     Read More →

Minimum Wage: We can only pay N22,500, say governors

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- GOVERNORS of the thirty- six States under the aegis of Nigeria Governors’ Forum, NGF, Tuesday agreed to pay a minimum wage of N22,500. The agreed sum of N22,500 is a...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

HIV: FG launches roadmap for national treatment programme

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – The Federal Government has launched a roadmap for the implementation of a national treatment programme for HIV across the country. World Bank commits US$120m to...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

El-Zakzakky: Mararaba-Nyanya residents trek several kilometers over gridlock

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Abuja – Residents of Mararaba/Nyanya and environs, were subjected to hardship following protest by members of Shi’ite Movement. Members of Shiite on the road along Kubuwa Expressway in...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: Buhari to visit Kaduna today

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President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to be in Kaduna state today to meet with religious and traditional rulers in the state over the recent killings in the state. Recalled that the paramount...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

Denmark replies Trump, says social welfare policy successful

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The Danish government has hit back after Donald Trump’s White House listed Denmark as an example of a failing socialist nation in its recently released report “The Opportunity Costs of...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

INSIDE BAYELSA IDPs CAMPS: Officials, youths steal relief materials at night, sell at dawn

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*They threatened to evict me from camp because I confronted them —Egebgi, IDP *How we’re catering for IDPs —NEMA, SEMA coordinators By Emem Idio AMASSOMA- BY virtue of the...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

Death, blood, as Shi’ites, soldiers clash in Abuja

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By Kingsley Omonobi & Joseph Erunke ABUJA – Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, also known as Shi’ites, and a combined force of the Nigerian Army and police,...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Tension in Abuja as soldiers, Shiites’ battle escalate

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…Casualty figure uncertain as residents run for safety By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – TENSION has enveloped Abuja,the nation’s capital city as soldiers and members of Islamic Movement...

Mon Oct 29th, 2018     Read More →

Indonesia plane crash kills 188 passengers

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It was a black Monday in Indonesia as a passenger plane carrying 188 people crashed into the sea off Jakarta, some minutes after take-off. Gunmen abduct 2 journalists in Nasarawa The plane lost...

Mon Oct 29th, 2018     Read More →

Beauty queen debunks ‘Sex for Crown’ claim, says desperate girls do anything for crown

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By Chris Onuoha Omolabake Ndako is a winner of Face of Nigeria Beauty contest held last year 2017. The pageant under the auspice of Angeleyez Communications has garnered more reckoning for its...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →