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Buhari, Ooni, Yoruba monarchs meet in Aso Rock

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Our meeting not for politics – Ooni —Says Nigeria greater than any President By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday met with the Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi...

Fri Jan 11th, 2019     Read More →

Abubakar, SGF, Dangote, Otedola, others to grace NIMASA maritime awards

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By Ebuka Oko Former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar (retd); Aliko Dangote, Femi Otedola, Nike Akande; Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, and other top dignitaries are expected...

Fri Jan 11th, 2019     Read More →

Ogun PDP crisis: Kashamu tells supporters to work with Adebutu’s group

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By Dapo Akinrefon ABEOKUTA—THE lawmaker representing Ogun East Senatorial District, Senator Buruji Kashamu, yesterday, directed all his supporters and associates to work with members of the...

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Why people castigate me — Amosun

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—GOVERNOR Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State said, yesterday, that he was being castigated by unnamed leaders in the state because of the development of Abeokuta, the...

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Kashamu surrenders to Adebutu

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Senator Buruji Kashamu has abandoned his governorship ambition and has now urged his faction of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ogun state to support Oladipupo Adebutu, who is recognised by the...

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South West farmers resolve to work together for greater production

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Ibadan – The South West farmers have resolved to work as a team to put its house in order and speak with one voice to enhance food production in Nigeria. Co-founder Olisaeloka Peter Okocha...

Thu Jan 10th, 2019     Read More →

Passenger train derails at Agege in Lagos

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Hundreds of passengers escaped death on Thursday in Lagos when a mass transit shuttle train derailed at the Ashade railway crossing on the Agege-Ikeja corridor in Lagos. 3 killed, many injured as...

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Herdsman, 40, docked over alleged destruction of N4m crops

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The police, on Thursday in Abeokuta, arraigned a 40-year-old herdsman, Usman Abubakar, over alleged destruction of crops worth N4 million with his herd of cattle. File photo: Herdsman Stock market...

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Any other person parading himself as Ogun PDP Chairman in an impostor – Kashamu

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA-The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ogun State, Senator Buruji Kashamuh on Wednesday , kicked against the constitution of a parallel PDP...

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We have trained artisans but haven’t created an economy for them – Fashola

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday approved the establishment of four new private Universities. Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, disclosed...

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INEC can’t be trusted to conduct credible polls — Wike

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Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, yesterday, said the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, cannot be trusted to conduct credible polls this year because of the inconsistent actions...

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Manufacturers start 2019 with N149bn unsold goods — MAN

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By Yinka Kolawole THE Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN ) said inventory of unsold manufactured goods stood at N149.23 billion at the end of 2018, down by N10.36 billion (6.9 percent) from...

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TETFund enlists 16 new institutions for scholarship scheme

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ABUJA–SIXTEEN additional institutions in the country were enlisted by the Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund,to benefit its foreign scholarship programme in 2018. The board of the...

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FG approves 4 new private universities

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday in Abuja approved the establishment of four new private universities in Kaduna, Oyo, Ogun and Osun states. The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu,...

Wed Jan 9th, 2019     Read More →

2019 Elections: Ladi Adebutu/Kashamu Buruji PDP factions hold unification rally in Ota

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Aimed at ensuring unity and cohesion in Ado-Odo Ota Local Government, Ogun State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, towards the 2019 General Elections, yesterday, held a unification...

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