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Man, 63, remanded in prison for killing wife, mother of five in Ondo

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Dayo Johnson A 63-year-old farmer, Oluwatubosun Dahunsi has been ordered to be remanded in prison custody by an Akure Chief Magistrate Court for allegedly killing his 38-year-old wife, Funmilayo...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Delta Govt signs MoU with Singapore firm on development of Asaba

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By Festus Ahon – Asaba Delta State Government has signed Memorandum of Understanding, MoU with International Enterprise Singapore company, Meinhardt LTD as part of efforts to boost...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Why Ekiti is difficult to rule — Fayemi

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Politics Editor GOVERNOR of Ekiti State and Chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has described Ekiti State as one of the most difficult states to...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

S3X-FOR-GRADE: What every girl must know

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By Josephine Agbonkhese From demanding monetary favours for good grades to pestering female students for sexual favours, educational institutions in the country have been reduced to dens of sexual...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Minimum wage: We’re ready to pay above N30,000 – Sanwo-Olu assures workers

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…Meets labour leaders in Alausa By Olasunkanmi Akoni Governor Babjide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has expressed the readiness of his administration to pay more than the N30,000 benchmark for...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

48 doctors abducted in Nigeria in the last two years ― NMA

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Dayo Johnson – Akure The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has raised the alarm that no fewer than 48 medical doctors have been abducted across the country in the last two years. Nigerian...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Obaseki urges political office holders, party chieftains to observe protocols

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Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo has called on political office holders and party chieftains to observe protocol while visiting the state to ensure their security and avoid unnecessary attacks. Governor...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Underutilisation of nurses, midwives fueling poor health indices says AGPNP

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By Chioma Obinna & Chinelo Azike The National President Association of General Private Nurses Practitioners, AGPNP, Balogun Ajiboye has traced Nigeria’s poor health indices to...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

No going back on nationwide industrial action- Ondo NLC Chairman

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Dayo Johnson Akure ONDO state workers yesterday said there was no going back on the proposed nationwide industrial action by the labour. The state chairman of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Comrade...

Mon Oct 14th, 2019     Read More →

Zimbabwe doctors continue strike despite court ruling to resume work

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Striking Zimbabwe government junior doctors remained on strike on Monday despite a Labour Court ruling issued on Friday giving them 48 hours to return to work. Doctors and medical staff march to...

Mon Oct 14th, 2019     Read More →

Osun encourages private sector participation to enhance quality education 

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By Shina Abubakar Osun state governor, Mr Adegboyega Oyetola has called for the supports private organisation to improve the standard of education in the state. Gov Oyetola Gboyega of Osun State...

Mon Oct 14th, 2019     Read More →

One month after Xenophobic attacks: Returnees groan as only 7 of 16 states offer help

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By Dayo Johnson, Victoria Ojeme, Demola Akinyemi, Chinonso Alozie& Ugochukwu Alaribe One month after victims of xenophobic attacks returned to Nigeria, findings by Sunday Vanguard revealed...

Sun Oct 13th, 2019     Read More →

Prof Sagay, IBB, and the distortion of history

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By Dele Sobowale I believe that Ibrahim Babangida is really one of those who brought this country down. He was the one who legitimised corruption. He made it legitimate and an acceptable way of...

Sun Oct 13th, 2019     Read More →

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...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

Troops capture 10 senior Boko Haram commanders in North East

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Smash robbery gang in Edo. By Kingsley Omonobi – Abuja. As Nigerian Army continues to heighten the tempo of her operational activities against bandits, insurgents and other criminal...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →