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Mimiko’s associate charges police to unravel those behind attack on him

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AKURE—A political associate of the former governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, Chief Emmanuel Onileowo, has berated security agencies for failing to bring to justice those whom...

Fri May 31st, 2019     Read More →

NACA seeks prevention of new HIV infections

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..Plans 90% viral load reduction by 2020 By Sola Ogundipe & Chioma Obinna The outcome of the preliminary findings of the Nigerian HIV/AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey, NAIIS, has revealed that...

Thu May 30th, 2019     Read More →

Gov. Bagudu sworn-in for 2nd term in office

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Birnin Kebbi – Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi and his Deputy, Alhaji Samaila Yombe were on Wednesday in Birnin Kebbi sworn -in for second term in office by Grand Khadi, Mukhtar...

Wed May 29th, 2019     Read More →

20 years on, dark clouds over our democracy

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TODAY marks exactly 20 years of our return to democratic rule. On May 29, 1999, the military regime of General Abdulsalami Abubakar handed over power to an elected President, Olusegun Obasanjo, of...

Wed May 29th, 2019     Read More →

Make Nigeria great, CAN tells President Buhari

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Lagos – The President, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. Supo Adekunle, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari, to strive harder in his second term to make the country greater than...

Tue May 28th, 2019     Read More →

Herdsmen: Activate traditional self defence system, Afenifere tells Yoruba

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By Dayo Johnson AKURE — THE Pan Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, yesterday, urged Yoruba in the South West to activate their traditional and communal self-defence system in the face...

Tue May 28th, 2019     Read More →

Ebonyi Police probe death of popular prophetess

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The Ebonyi state Police Command has said that police authorities are working to unravel the cause of death of a popular prophetess in the state, who was found dead along Ezza Road, Abakaliki,...

Tue May 28th, 2019     Read More →

N-Delta: Dokubo, today and the future

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By Soni Daniel, Editor, North Region If there is one development that has significantly altered the dynamics in the Niger Delta in Nigeria’s recent history, it is the declaration of amnesty...

Tue May 28th, 2019     Read More →

Why Justice Bulkachuwa’s self-recusal matters

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THE Judiciary was saved from a major embarrassment when the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, withdrew from presiding over the election...

Tue May 28th, 2019     Read More →

Traditional rulers advocate for improved funding, autonomy of NDDC

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By Udeme Akpan Traditional rulers, under the umbrella of the National Executive Council, Traditional Rulers of Oil Minerals Producing Communities of Nigeria (TROMPCON) has appealed to the Federal...

Tue May 28th, 2019     Read More →

SDP Reps member-elect declares support for Gbajabiamila

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The only Reps-elect on the Platform of Social Democratic Party(SDP) in the 9th House of Representatives, representing Idanre/Ifedore Federal Constituency of Ondo State, Alhaji Tajudeen...

Mon May 27th, 2019     Read More →

GTBank Improves Access to Education for Children in Rural Communities with #BeatTheDistance Initiative

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GTBank As the country marks the 2019 Children’s Day, leading Nigerian Bank, Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GTBank) has launched a nationwide initiative, tagged #BeatTheDistance, to improve...

Mon May 27th, 2019     Read More →

MfBs have not failed in their responsibility – MD Layelu MfB

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Managing Director, Layelu Microfinance Bank, MfB, Limited, Ondo State, Mr. Akinbinu Charles, in this interview, said that the MfBs have not failed in their responsibility of empowering the Micro...

Mon May 27th, 2019     Read More →

Herdsmen: S’West under siege, Yoruba elders, Agbekoya tell FG

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By Dayo Johnson, Dapo Akinrefon & Ola Ajayi IBADAN—BARELY a week after former President Olusegun Obasanjo accused the Federal Government of being lackadaisical about invasion and...

Mon May 27th, 2019     Read More →

FG/ASUU Agreement : Union wants Nigerians to caution FG over non-implementation

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Lagos – The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called on well-meaning Nigerians to caution the Federal Government to honour its agreement with the union to forestall further...

Sun May 26th, 2019     Read More →