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PDP lacks internal democracy – Oshiomhole

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has described the opposition Peoples Democratic Party PDP as one lacking in...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

2018 NSF: My athlete heading towards greater heights, Ondo judo coach says

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Abuja – Coach Oluwatoyin Ojo, the Ondo State judo coach, on Sunday at the 19th National Sports Festival (NSF) in Abuja said he was confident that Adijat Azeez was heading towards greater...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Nasarawa SWAN chairman urges states to present joint hosting bids for future NSFs

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Abuja – Cheke Emmanuel, a sports stakeholder, on Sunday in Abuja urged less-endowed states to present joint hosting bids for future editions of the National Sports Festival (NSF). Emmanuel,...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Malnutrition, diseases kill 30 children in Nasarawa, 2000 hospitalised

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By David Odama LAFIA—NO fewer than 30 children have been confirmed dead, while more than 2,000 are currently receiving medical attention in various medical centres across Nasarawa State as a...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

REVEALED: ’70m Nigerians need housing’

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Mr Mustapha Shehuri, the Minister of State 1 for Power, Works and Housing, has expressed concerns over lack of housing for more than 70 million Nigerians. File: High brow Prudential Estate Shehuri...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Just in: Buhari appoints 9 new federal permanent secretaries

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of nine new Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service. Buhari The appointment was announced in a statement signed by the Head of...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

FG appoints 9 Perm Secretaries

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The President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the appointment of nine (9) new Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service. •Mrs.Winifred Ekanem Oyo-Ita In a statement signed by the Head...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

Customs men shoot man to death while chasing smugglers in Ogun

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By Daud Olatunji Pandemonium broke out yesterday when stray bullet allegedly fired by men of Ogun State Command of Nigeria Customs Services reportedly killed a 35-year-old man, Samson...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

To address shortfall, Nigeria must employ 250,000 teachers yearly – TRCN

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… Gives December 2019 deadline on weeding of unqualified teachers By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – THE Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria,has said a total of 250,000 teachers must be...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Al-Makura commends FG on projects in Nasarawa

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By David Odama LAFIA—Governor Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has commended the Federal Government over the expansion and dualisation of Abuja-Keffi-Lafia-Makurdi Road and other projects...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

We’re examining farmers-herders conflict in Nigeria —ICC

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The International Criminal Court, ICC, has said it was examining the farmers-herders crisis in Nigeria. Lead prosecutor of the ICC, Fatou Bensouda, who disclosed this at The Hague, Netherlands,...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Bianca Ojukwu shuns APGA presidential rally

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By Vincent Ujumadu AWKA—THE presidential and national assembly flag off campaign of All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, took place yesterday in Awka, with the national chairman of the...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

NCC accuse state MDAs of economic sabotage

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By Emmanuel Elebeke The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has accused state Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) of hampering deployment of critical ICT infrastructure for national...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Arny appoints new war commander

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Abuja – The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has appointed new commanders for Operation Lafiya Dole, the military task force in the North-East. The Director of Army Public...

Thu Dec 6th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria to test-run Corruption Risk Assessment in Africa

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…Aims to block graft loopholes in oil and gas sector after pilot work in Aviation, Maritime, Education Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor Nigeria has taken the lead in the fight to stamp...

Thu Dec 6th, 2018     Read More →