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Aso rock weekly roundup for April 9 to April 14, 2018

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President Muhammadu Buhari commenced his activities for the week on Monday April 9, when he declared his intention to seek a second term in office in the 2019 general elections. President Buhari...

Sun Apr 15th, 2018     Read More →

APC announces new website, social media accounts

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – In an apparent move to stave off further embarrassment due to its inability to take control of its Twitter handle, @APCNigeria, the ruling All Progressives Congress...

Sun Apr 15th, 2018     Read More →

Boosting rural agriculture in Ogun

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It was another historic day in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital on Friday, April 13, 2018. One thousand (1000) rural women from the three senatorial districts of the state received ten thousand...

Sun Apr 15th, 2018     Read More →

#VanguardAwards: Sights and sounds of Awards

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It was an awards night that lived up to its envisaged billings, in fact exceeding all expectations. For all who graced the occasion from far and near, it was certainly a night to remember for the...

Sun Apr 15th, 2018     Read More →

2018: Why I want to be Ekiti governor – Muyiwa Coker, APC aspirant

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A governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Hon. Muyiwa Coker, has explained why he is in the race. According to Coker, he wants to use the office of governor to better the...

Sun Apr 15th, 2018     Read More →

Ogun employed 3,000 food vendors in one year – Special Duties Commissioner

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Ogun State government has said that since the Home Grown School Feeding Programme started over a year ago, it had employed 2,948 food vendors to cook for pupils in 1,510 public primary schools. It...

Sat Apr 14th, 2018     Read More →

Oba Otudeko: Corporate titan with philanthropic touch

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HE started as a clerk in the defunct Cooperative Bank. With hard work, he progressed to become an accountant and a banker, rising to the position of General Manager and later acting Managing...

Sat Apr 14th, 2018     Read More →

How Governor is boosting skill acquisition in Taraba

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The Proramme of skills acquisition under the administration of Arc Darius Dickson Ishaku is of strategic significance, considering the mounting challenges of unemployment in our time....

Sat Apr 14th, 2018     Read More →

2019: We have 8 million PVCs awaiting collection – INEC

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Say some Nigerians tell us they are not interested Maps out measures to avoid 2015 mistakes FG can’t ensure credible polls – Ann Kio-Briggs By Clifford Ndujihe & Omeiza Ajayi TO...

Sat Apr 14th, 2018     Read More →

Why I’ll vote Buhari again and again – Adesina

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The greatest talking point in our country this week has been the declaration by President Muhammadu Buhari that he would seek a second term in office next year. And naturally so. Desire by any...

Sat Apr 14th, 2018     Read More →

Senate in rowdy session over status of Anambra as oil producing state

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—It was a rowdy session yesterday on the floor of the Senate over the status of Anambra State as an oil producing area as three senators from three different states were...

Fri Apr 13th, 2018     Read More →

I’m heart-broken by incidences of corruption in judiciary—Solanke

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A senior lawyer, Mrs Folake Solanke, says she is saddened by incidences of corruption within the Nigerian judiciary. Solanke, the first female a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), said solution...

Thu Apr 12th, 2018     Read More →

We spent N170bn to rehabilitate federal roads—Gov. Amosun

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Gov. Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun said on Thursday that his administration had spent about N170 billion to rehabilitate federal roads across the state since 2011. Amosun made this known while...

Thu Apr 12th, 2018     Read More →

Poor economy hasn’t helped our educational system — OSIPITAN, SAN

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Legal luminary, Taiwo Osipitan is a Professor of Law and Senior Advocate of Nigeria. For over 34 years as a lecturer at the Faculty of Law, University of Lagos, he has combined lecturing with...

Thu Apr 12th, 2018     Read More →

Whether APC wins or not, African Drum Festival’ll hold next year — Amosun

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—GOVERNOR Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State has said the economic benefits of the African drum festival are huge for the state, noting that no successor would want...

Thu Apr 12th, 2018     Read More →