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APC defies rain, continue with election in Ekiti

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…As accusation of delegates inducements rent the air .2,409 accredited delegates commence voting Stories by Dayo Johnson Rotimi Ojomoyela There were feelers that some of the delegates were...

Sat May 5th, 2018     Read More →

APC ward congresses hold nationwide, as rains delay take-off in Lafia

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The ward congresses of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to elect new executives of the party at ward level took place nationwide on Saturday. In Rivers the election of the ward officials of the...

Sat May 5th, 2018     Read More →

Salary, allowances gulp 90% of Ondo income — Gov Akeredolu

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ONDO State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu has decried a situation where 90 percent of the N5b monthly allocations of the state is being expended on salaries, pension and worker’s allowances....

Sat May 5th, 2018     Read More →

How we feed 7.6m children daily – Osinbajo

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday said that about 7.6 million children in 22 states across the country were being fed daily under the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme...

Fri May 4th, 2018     Read More →

IPOB declares May 30 as sit- at- home day

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By Vincent Ujumadu THE Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has declared May 30, 2018 sit –at- home day in remembrance of the Biafra struggle, victims of Fulani herdsmen, Boko Haram violence...

Fri May 4th, 2018     Read More →

7.6m children are fed daily under FG’s school feeding programme – Osinbajo

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Akure – Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday said that about 7.6 million children in 22 states across the country were being fed daily under the National Home Grown School Feeding...

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Video: Osinbajo, Akeredolu, others dine with school pupils

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Vice president Yemi Osinbajo on Friday dined with primary school pupils along with the governor of the state, Rotimi Akeredolu, at Alagbaka Estate Primary School in Akure, the state capital. He...

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Osinbajo: PDP coming back to loot treasury

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of plotting a return to power to resume the looting of the treasury. Osinbajo’s taunting of the former ruling...

Fri May 4th, 2018     Read More →

Achievers University: My wife propelled me to return to school, says best graduating student

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By Dayo Johnson AKURE—AT age 43, Olabadeye Abraham Olasupo after obtaining a Higher National Diploma, HND, was not satisfied hence he proceeded to Achievers University Owo, Ondo State where...

Fri May 4th, 2018     Read More →

Troops neutralise four high profile militants in N-Delta

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By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA—THE Nigerian Army yesterday said its operatives in the Niger Delta region had in the last four months neutralised four high profile militants that resisted arrest...

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Ekiti: Descendants group rally support for MPN

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A socio-cultural group, Ekiti descendants in Ondo State, has declared its support for the Mega Party of Nigeria, MPN, for the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State. Chairman of the group,...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

We shall continue to arrest these who stole the nation’s money – Osinbajo

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THE Federal government Thursday took a swipe at the critics of the present administration describing them as being corrupt and wanted to reclaim power by all means so as to continue to perpetrate...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

May Day: Ondo workers tackle Akeredolu over leave allowances

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By Dayo Johnson Civil servants in Ondo State, have protested against Governor Rotimi Akeredolu’s refusal to pay their 2017 leave allowances. The protest took place at this year’s...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

3 Nigerian female wrestlers for U.S. Invitational Championship

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Ahmed Abdullahi, Secretary, Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF), says three Nigerian wrestlers will represent the country at the U.S. Invitational Wrestling Championship on May 16. Female...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Father of 2 sentenced to 5 years in jail for raping neighbour’s 10-year-old daughter

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Pastor arrested for allegedly defiling 9-yr-old girl May my life be taken away if I did it —Suspect By Dayo Johnson & Evelyn Usman AKURE—FOR raping his neigbhour’s...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →