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Fake son of former Police I-G docked for fraud in Ondo

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A middle-aged man Afeez Smith who claimed to be the son of the former lnspector General of Police and present Chairman, Police Service Commission, Mr. Musiliu Smith has been arraigned before an...

Tue Jun 5th, 2018     Read More →

23yrs running: Boundary Commission unable to determine Edo, Delta border

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ASABA- INSTEAD of ebbing, the boundary row between Edo and Delta states is snowballing, following the strange inability of the National Boundary Commission, NBC, to come to a decision on the...

Tue Jun 5th, 2018     Read More →

Ondo law students protest non-payment of N3m book allowance

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By Dayo Johnson AKURE—SCORES of law students from Akure South Local Government Area in Ondo State from various Universities in the country, yesterday, locked out workers of the council...

Tue Jun 5th, 2018     Read More →

Panic as oil theft, illegal refining increase in Niger Delta

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By Udeme Akpan and Perez Brisibe WITH the introduction of Amnesty, training and capacity building of youths in the Niger Delta, expectations were high that the development would culminate in...

Tue Jun 5th, 2018     Read More →

Rig Ekiti governorship poll, forget 2019, Secondus warns FG

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-Ahead of the July 14, 2018 governorship election in Ekiti State, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has warned the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led federal government not...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

Dogara, APC Convention Committee members meet

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Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Convention Committee, on Monday, visited the Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, at the National Assembly, Abuja. The...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

Akeredolu will surpass his predecessors’ achievements- APC spokesman

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Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State will surpass his predecessors’ achievements in the area of infrastructure development, the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state has...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

Ondo PDP, activists, slam govt over neglect of Mother and Child hospital

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By Dayo Johnson Akure—WEEKS after rainstorm blew off rooftops of some buildings in the Mother and Child Hospital, Akure, Ondo State capital, the state government has not repaired the...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

We plan to grow organically but… – Okonkwo, CEO, Fidelity Bank

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Let me give you some historical background. If you look at where Fidelity Bank was as at end of 2013 and where we are today, you would have noticed some marked improvements. •Nnamdi Okonkwo,...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

APC’s recent congresses: Omen of impending calamity

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By Godwin Etakibuebu AT the last count, eight states of the federation have drawn up parallel Executives to counter what some people called “authentic Executives” of the ruling All...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

Shootings: Fayemi, APC planning to sponsor assassinations in Ekiti — Fayose

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By Dapo Akinrefon & Rotimi Ojomoyela LAGOS—GOVERNOR Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, yesterday, accused the governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, of...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

On Biafra and Democracy

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By Obi Nwakanma These are busy times for Nigeria. May is the month of blooms. But in the last week, two parallel celebrations came to underscore the fragility of the Nigerian state, and the hollow...

Sun Jun 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Tricked, beheaded by suspected ritualists!

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•Family of deceased Okada rider too shocked to speak •Head missing one month after •We killed him after hiring him for N3, 000 for 50km trip – Main suspect By Dayo Johnson,...

Sun Jun 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Why Amnesty Programme in the Niger Delta cannot end now — Charles Dokubo

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To maintain the existing peace in the region is quite important for us to function. If there’s a crisis in the region, all we are putting in place will not work. That’s why the...

Sun Jun 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Fayemi vs Fayose (ELEKA): The looming battle of ego

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By Dayo Johnson and Rotimi Ojomoyela THE political haze in Ekiti State ahead of the July 14 governorship election is now clear. With the emergence of the candidates of the two main political...

Sun Jun 3rd, 2018     Read More →