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Stakeholders lament deplorable state of federal roads, urge government intervention

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Some stakeholders have lamented the deplorable state of federal roads in their respective areas, saying the situation is adversely affecting the socio-economic lives of the people. one of the bad...

Mon Sep 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Only Presidency can determine Amnesty terminal date, admit more ex-militants-Dokubo

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…adds police ready to deal with looters of Amnesty tools in Kaiama By Soni Daniel, Abuja Pressurised by ex-militants to include them in the Federal Government Amnesty Programme, the Special...

Mon Sep 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Niger LG without electricity for one year, appeals for help

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The people of Magama Local Government Area of Niger have appealed to the state government to prevail on the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) to restore power supply to the area. ...

Mon Sep 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Our evacuation of Nigerians may end xenophobia attacks in South Africa – Allen Onyema

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…It hit South Africa below the belt …I’m ready to evacuate more Nigerians …I shed tears when I saw returning Nigeria unite in love By Clifford Ndujihe CHAIRMAN of Air Peace...

Sun Sep 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Shut borders: The Republic of Benin and her ‘yeye’ tears

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By Dr Ugoji Egbujo The biggest second-hand car markets in the Republic of Benin are located near our common border post. What is the logic? Second hand cars leave Europe. They are headed for...

Sun Sep 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Women who spoke when Osinbajo was quiet

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By Emmanuel Aziken It was easy for those critics presidency officials describe as mischief makers and naysayers to taunt Prof. Yemi Osinbajo over his perceived demotion in the affairs of the...

Sun Sep 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Nigerian News Today: 12 news you might have missed

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Hello, we have compiled some trending news today (September 22, 2019) which we think you may have missed. The official logo for Vanguard Live 1. IBB urges Igbos to make Nigeria feel their positive...

Sun Sep 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria earned N28.6trn from oil, non-oil sources in 5 years

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The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) said that N28.58 trillion was remitted to the Federation Account between 2012 and 2016, from mineral revenues, non-mineral...

Sun Sep 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Flights cancelled as Typhoon Tapah approaches Japan

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Typhoon Tapah approached southwestern Japan Sunday, with heavy rain and strong winds grounding hundreds of regional flights. Tapah, with gusts up to 162 kilometres (100 miles) per hour, was...

Sun Sep 22nd, 2019     Read More →

I was never invited by EFCC — Adjogbe

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IMMEDIATE past Executive Director, Projects of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Engr. Dr. Samuel Adjogbe, FNSE has described as false and malicious reports in an online medium that he...

Sun Sep 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Again PDP bombs Buhari, says he has nothing to present to UN

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By Nwafor Sunday As President Muhammadu Buhari departs Abuja for New York, USA, to participate in the 74th Session of United Nations general Assembly, the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,...

Sun Sep 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Climate summit: Big companies commit to emissions slash

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No fewer than 90 big companies in sectors from food to cement to telecommunications have pledged to slash their greenhouse gas emissions in a new campaign to steer multi-nationals towards a...

Sun Sep 22nd, 2019     Read More →

FG to build industrial clusters in Niger Delta – Akpabio

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Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, says the Federal Government is planning to build industrial clusters in nine states of the Niger Delta. Sen. Godswill Akpabio, Minister of Niger...

Sun Sep 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Niger State govt frees, integrates 27 repentant badits

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By Wole Mosadomi The ongoing dialogue initiated by the Niger State government to put a stop to the ongoing banditry, cattle rustling, kidnappings and other related violence in the state has...

Sun Sep 22nd, 2019     Read More →

GRACIOUS DAVID-WEST The story of serial hotel room killer

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By Egufe Yafugborhi Even as the video clip continues to trend of one arrested Gracious David West, confessing to the Rivers State Police Command as the mastermind of serial murders of women in...

Sun Sep 22nd, 2019     Read More →