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DTHA aspirant dispenses free fuel to 500 Okada riders

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By Festus Ahon ASABA—DELTA State House of Assembly aspirant in Ughelli North constituency II, on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC, Olorogun Jaro Egbo, has dispensed free fuel...

Tue Jul 17th, 2018     Read More →

Middle Belt Conference: Aircraft conveying Ohanaeze, Afenifere, PANDEF’s leaders denied landing in Makurdi

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By Peter Duru Makurdi – The aircraft conveying leaders of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Afenifere, Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF were Monday afternoon denied landing permit at the Makurdi airport by...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Housing Show: Ghanaian minister tasks African countries on local resources

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Mrs Freda Prempeh, Ghanaian Deputy Minister of Works and Housing, has urged African countries to boost housing development by exploring local resources to achieve local content. Prempeh said this...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Presidency lists measures, initiatives to tackle insecurity

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Abuja – The Presidency on Monday listed various measures and initiatives put in place to counter the narrative that President Muhammadu Buhari had not done enough to combat insecurity across...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: A lot is done to combat insecurity-Presidency

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—-Says success is guaranteed By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA-THE Presidency on Monday debunked insinuations that President Muhammadu Buhari has not done enough to protect the lives and property...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: A lot is done to combat insecurity – Presidency

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Presidency on Monday debunked insinuations that President Muhammadu Buhari has not done enough to protect the lives and property of the citizenry, saying...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Insecurity: Presidency faults claim, says we ‘re doing a lot

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A popular refrain from some quarters is that the President is not doing enough to combat the insecurity that has beleaguered the country in recent times. President Muhammadu Buhari Lest that...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Terminate human capacity contracts to PAP vendors, ex-militants urge Dokubo

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By Emma Amaize WARRI—EX-MILITANT leaders drawn from Ondo, Edo, Delta and Bayelsa States have called on the Presidential Adviser on Niger Delta and Chairman, Presidential Amnesty Programme,...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Atlantic Ocean’s surge sacks Ondo community

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OVER 200 persons and residents of Ayetoro, a coastal community in Ilaje area of Ondo State were, weekend, sacked by a surge of the Atlantic Ocean. More than 20 houses were destroyed by the...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

The Nigerien Connection

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By Henry Boyo IN September last year (2017), President Muhammed Buhari received his Nigerien counterpart Mahamadou Issoufou in Daura, Katsina State; Issoufou had reportedly visited, to ask after...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti election worst political robbery in Nigeria – Wike

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*boasts APC can’t try same in Rivers Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT – GOVERNOR Nyesom Wike Sunday described the just concluded Ekiti state...

Sun Jul 15th, 2018     Read More →

There are no words to describe the cluelessness of this APC administration —Sule Lamido

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• Says there is usually warning before killings in parts of the country occur Sule Lamido BY CHARLES KUMOLU A former governor of Jigawa State and presidential aspirant of Peoples Democratic...

Sun Jul 15th, 2018     Read More →

ISSUES WITH PVC: If machine is unable to read your card, you are not disenfranchised— Prof. Yakubu, INEC boss

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As the 2019 general elections inch closer, palpable anxiety persists in many quarters about the credibility of the polls to be conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Of...

Sun Jul 15th, 2018     Read More →

I used to see women sitting on bare floor to be attended to in hospital —Veronica Itiku, Corps member who renovated Health Centre

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Veronica Itiku By Wole Mosadomi, Minna The attitude of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members to primary assignment differs. While some have the zeal to leave a mark at the end of the primary...

Sun Jul 15th, 2018     Read More →

Olisa Agbakoba lucky to be alive – Evah

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National Coordinator, Ijaw Monitoring Group. Comrade Joseph Evah, was at the forefront of the struggle for the actualisation of June 12. In this interview, he defends his role, giving kudos to...

Sun Jul 15th, 2018     Read More →