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Price of cooking gas jumps by 21% in November

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The average price of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) rose by 21.16 percent, year-on-year in November. Also the average fare paid by commuters for bus journey within the city and intercity...

Thu Dec 21st, 2017     Read More →

Ighalo tops Edo FA 2017 Award winners

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Super Eagles forward, Odion Ighalo tops the list of Awardees to be honoured by the Edo State Football Association in its Award Nite scheduled for the Imaguero College Hall in Benin City...

Thu Dec 21st, 2017     Read More →

AIG Zone 5 decorates five ACPs

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By Esther Ewa-effiom The Assistant Inspector – General of Police, Zone 5 Headquarters, Benin City, Edo State, Mr Rasheed Akintunde, has decorated five Chief Superintendents of Police, ...

Thu Dec 21st, 2017     Read More →

Dogara to set up endowment chairs in universities for youths

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA-As part of the activities marking his 50th birthday, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has said he would soon set up endowment chairs in...

Tue Dec 19th, 2017     Read More →

FG, states, others invest $20bn in new 20 solar projects

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By Udeme Akpan and Prince Okafor ABUJA—THE Federal Government, states and private investors have invested over $20 billion on new 20 solar projects, targeted at boosting supply in the...

Tue Dec 19th, 2017     Read More →

You can’t make decent life in journalism – Osinbajo

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..Says private sector doesn’t respect minimum wage —-Tasks journalists on self improvement By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – VICE President Yemi Osinbajo Monday said journalists in...

Mon Dec 18th, 2017     Read More →

I have not been endorsed by Al Makura for 2019- Deputy Governor

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Mr Silas Agara, the Deputy Governor of Nasarawa State, says he has not been endorsed by Gov. Umaru Al Makura as his successor in 2019. Agara, in a statement issued in Lafia on Monday by his media...

Mon Dec 18th, 2017     Read More →

NPFL: Lobi Stars ready for 2017/2018 season- Club official

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Mr Mike Idoko, the Vice Chairman of Lobi Stars Football Club has expressed the team’s readiness for the 2017/2018 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Season scheduled to begin Jan....

Sun Dec 17th, 2017     Read More →

NPFL 2017/2018 Week 1 fixtures released

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The week 1 fixtures for the 2017/2018 season of the NPFL has been released. #NPFL18Draw… Opening day games Kwara Utd v Tornadoes FC Ifeanyiubah v Yobe Stars Wikki v Go Round Akwa Utd v...

Sun Dec 17th, 2017     Read More →

I receive insults daily because Benue is finding it difficult to pay salaries — Gov Ortom

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By Peter Duru, Makurdi Then Governor Gabriel Suswam had, at a function in Government House, few days to the handover of governance of Benue State to then incoming Governor Samuel Ortom, warned...

Sun Dec 17th, 2017     Read More →

NSCDC arrests 138 suspects in Nasarawa State

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The Nasarawa State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it has arrested 138 suspects for allegedly committing various offences in the state within the last one...

Sat Dec 16th, 2017     Read More →

Succour for 1,118 IDPs as club donates relief materials

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As part of its effort to bring succour to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in hard to reach communities, the Dynamic Minds 2013 Club of Nigeria has donated relief materials to 1,118 Internally...

Sat Dec 16th, 2017     Read More →

Police nab woman Doris Ossai with 187 bags of Indian hemp

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The Nigeria Police Force has arrested a Woman, Doris Ossai, with 187 bags of weeds suspected to be Indian hemp in Masaka, Karu Local Government Area of Nasarawa State. The Force spokesman, CSP...

Fri Dec 15th, 2017     Read More →

Many Libya returnees have psychiatric issues — IOM

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ABUJA—THE International Organisation for Migration, IOM, said yesterday that many returnees from Libya have psychiatric issues. The UN agency also disclosed how it assisted in the voluntary...

Thu Dec 14th, 2017     Read More →

Christmas: Ugwuanyi offers free transport for Enugu indigenes

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ENUGU—IN the spirit of Christmas, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has offered free transportation for indigenes of the state residing in other parts of Nigeria, who intend to return...

Thu Dec 14th, 2017     Read More →