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Troops capture 10 senior Boko Haram commanders, arrest key logistics suppliers

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The Nigerian Army says it has captured 10 suspected key Boko Haram members at Bitta in Gwoza LGA of Borno, trying to escape the troops’ sustained onslaught on them. Boko Haram The Nigerian...

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Mining host communities lament neglect by govt, companies

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…call for adequate attention, inclusion By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja Mining host communities under the auspices of the Federation of Nigerian Mining Host Communities, FNMHC, Friday,...

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Ogun APC caucus holds closed door meeting

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James Ogunnaike – Abeokuta The Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun and other stakeholders of the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday held a closed-door...

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TRACE records 14 auto crashes in one week

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By Bose Adelaja Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps, TRACE, has recorded a total number of 14 auto crashes within a space of one week between. TRACE Director, Traffic Planning,...

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36 States, FCT generate N691.11bn as revenue in first half 2019 — NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says in the first half of 2019, the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) generated N691.11 billion as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR). The...

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Men hurt too when the children leave home…

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By Bunmi Sofola Fathers are not meant to mourn the empty nest like mothers do. Recently, Joshua, who runs his advertising company had to see off the last of his three children to a university...

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The Funding Space 2019 targets grassroot SME growths, innovation

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By Moses Nosike The two day of the 3rd annual innovative business interactions of The Funding Space 2019 with the theme: “Social Change Intersections in Africa had actually brought insights...

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I want to upgrade what the world expects from Nigerian music videos — Dammy Twitch

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Apampa Owolabi Oluwadamilola better known as Dammy Twitch has worked with some big shots in the music industry. From Davido to Burnaboy, Olamide and some other notable names, the multi-talented...

Fri Oct 11th, 2019     Read More →

Again, Edo indigene, Osamede wins national essay competition, dedicates triumph to Gov Obaseki

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In what has become a habitual winning streak, a medical student at the University of Benin, Ikponmwosa Kingsley Osamede, has emerged winner of a national essay competition organised by the...

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Sucide not a crime —Yaba Psychiatric Hospital

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…says victims need support not prosecution By Chioma Obinna & Chinelo Azike As the World Health Organisation, WHO, says every 40 seconds a person dies of suicide, psychiatric doctors at...

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TMC offers support for spiritual warfare against Boko Haram

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The Muslim Congress (TMC) has offered to support the agenda of the Military to adopt “spiritual” approach to combat Boko Haram. It would be recalled that the Chief of Army Staff, Lt....

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Water: Sanwo-Olu moves to revive, boost supply of N50.3bn Adiyan Waterworks

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni, Lagos Governor Babjide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has expressed the determination of his administration to revive and boost the production of the N50.3 billion Adiyan...

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Fake Drugs: Inside Nigeria’s market of death

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By Our reporters Six years after Nigeria launched the National Drug Distribution Guidelines, NDDG, drugs are still indiscriminately sold, distributed and administered by quacks across open markets...

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Lagos Govt to complete abandoned 70m-gallon Adiyan Water Project in 18 months

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The Lagos State Government has announced its resolve to complete within 18 months the 70 million-gallon Adiyan Water Project which was abandoned by the previous administration. Gov. Sanwo-Olu Gov....

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Three arrested for ritual money-making in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello – Katsina Not fewer than three persons have been arrested for ritual money-making in Katsina State. Spokesperson of the Katsina State Police Command, ASP Anas A Gezawa said...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →