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TRIBUTE: SONNY IWEDIKE ODOGWU: THE END OF AN ERA

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“The people behind and below cannot see as far as the Leaders. Their feet hurt, the children are crying and the old ones are sick. But they must march; they are compelled to go; they cannot...

Sat Jan 12th, 2019     Read More →

I’ll win, not intimidated by big political parties – Omatseye

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By Jimitota Onoyume FORMER Director General , Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA and Action Democratic Party, ADP candidate for Delta south senatorial district, Temisan...

Fri Jan 11th, 2019     Read More →

Verdict of history’ll be hard on Sylva – Dickson

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The Bayelsa State Governor, Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, has said that the verdict of history would be hard on former Governor of the state, Timipre Sylva for allegedly filing the...

Fri Jan 11th, 2019     Read More →

FRSC recruitment: 4,650 successful candidates currently undergoing training – Official

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The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) on Friday said that the 4,650 successfully screened candidates are currently undergoing a six-month training in three locations across the country. The...

Fri Jan 11th, 2019     Read More →

Osinbajo’s visit: Police ready to provide security in Niger

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The Police Command in Niger is fully ready to provide adequate security before, during and after Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s visit to the state on Saturday, Jan. 12. Nigerian policemen...

Fri Jan 11th, 2019     Read More →

Shagari: Dickson leads Ijaw delegation to condole with Sultan, Tambuwal

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Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, yesterday, led a high powered delegation of top Ijaw leaders and traditional rulers to condole with the Sultan òf Sokoto and people of the state...

Fri Jan 11th, 2019     Read More →

Funeral services, most thriving enterprise in Imo —Ohakim

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By Chidi Nkwopara OWERRI—The immediate past Governor of Imo State, Chief Ikedi Ohakim, has expressed concerns that “funeral services are now the most thriving enterprise in the...

Fri Jan 11th, 2019     Read More →

Amnesty programme: APC appraises achievements, commends Dokubo

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Ahead of the 2019 General Elections, the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday appraised the achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration in the Presidential Amnesty...

Thu Jan 10th, 2019     Read More →

Recruitment: PSC receives 294,851 applications as portal closes Jan. 11

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The Police Service Commission (PSC) says it has received 294,851 applications in the ongoing recruitment of 10,000 constables into the Nigeria Police Force as the portal closes on Jan. 11. The ...

Thu Jan 10th, 2019     Read More →

Dame Amaechi begs women to pray for husband

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By Favour Nnabugwu Wife of the Minister of Transportation, Dame Judith Amaechi has called on women in the country to pray for her husband, Hon Rotimi Amaechi against attempts to destroy his...

Thu Jan 10th, 2019     Read More →

Even Atiku knows that his money’ll be safe with Buhari, says Osinbajo

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Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has said members of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and their presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, can’t deny that President Muhammadu Buhari is an honest...

Thu Jan 10th, 2019     Read More →

Saraki labels Buhari government a failure

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By Dirisu Yakubu Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in the 2019 election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has said job creation for Nigeria’s teeming youth populace would help...

Thu Jan 10th, 2019     Read More →

PDP loses 450 members in Akwa Ibom

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The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Udung Uko Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State has lost over 450 of its members to the All Progressives Congress, APC. INEC moves PVC distribution to...

Thu Jan 10th, 2019     Read More →

NDDC has questions to answer over Ojirami Dam— Akpatason

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By Alemma Aliu BENIN—Following complaints of dilapidated infrastructure for public water supply across parts of Edo State, All Progressives Congress, APC, candidate for Akoko-Edo...

Thu Jan 10th, 2019     Read More →

World has failed to protect children in conflict in 2018 — UNICEF

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By Victoria Ojeme More than 1 in 10 children worldwide are affected by armed conflict. *A malnourished child in Internally Displaced Persons Camp It is so unnerving that the American Academy of...

Thu Jan 10th, 2019     Read More →