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Goldberg lager thrills consumers in Benin, Uromi

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By Ayo Onikoyi Premium quality Goldberg Lager on Saturday, March 30, 2019 and Sunday, March 31, 2019, hosted consumers, brand loyalists, fans and music lovers to undiluted nights of fun in Uromi...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →

Akeredolu lifts 300 PHCs with multi-million Naira equipment

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By Dayo Johnson, Akure Medical equipment worth millions of Naira has been distributed by Ondo State government to 300 Primary Health Care Centres (PHCs) across the state. Ondo State governor,...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →

NCDC confirms 16 new cases of Lassa Fever in 5 states

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), says it has confirmed 16 new cases of Lassa fever from five states in Nigeria. Lassa Fever The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NCDC, Dr Chikwe...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →

How power brokers determined 2019 elections in South-West

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The combatants in the just concluded general election in the country, deployed every arsenal in their armoury in their bid to emerge victorious and at the end of the contest, like every other...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Ex militants protest, block Ughelli/ Asaba expressway over fees

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By Festus Ahon ASABA – EX Militants schooling in the Admirality University, Ibusa, Delta State, yesterday barricaded the Asaba/Ughelli expressway in protest against the mode of payment of...

Fri Apr 5th, 2019     Read More →

Death sentence of killer boyfriend: Anxiety reigns in Ondo

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By Dayo Johnson By Dayo Johnson TWO landmark court judgements delivered by the same High Court Judge in Ondo State, Justice Samuel Bola have sent jitters down the spines of all convicted persons...

Fri Apr 5th, 2019     Read More →

In Defence of Elite Educational Institutions by Ladipo Adamolekun

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By Ladipo Adamolekun Introduction Emmanuel Macron who was elected president of France in mid-2017 is the fourth product of France’s elite Ecole Nationale d’Administration (ENA) among...

Fri Apr 5th, 2019     Read More →

Robbers invade Ondo, kill church bursar

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Cart away church, Agric ministry’s money By Dayo Johnson Akure—UNKNOWN gunmen, yesterday, invaded the Akure Diocesan office of Anglican Communion in Ondo State, killing the Bursar,...

Fri Apr 5th, 2019     Read More →

2019 polls and the Akwa Ibom connection

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By Emmanuel Umohinyang THOUGH the 2019 general elections may have come and gone, history would no doubt record the exercise as a peculiar one. This may not be unconnected with the negatives that...

Fri Apr 5th, 2019     Read More →

Felix Ohiwerei’s wife, Janet passes on

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. AN educationist, Mrs. Janet Alero Ohiwerei, wife of corporate icon and boardroom guru, Mr Felix Ohiwerei has passed on. A statement from the family indicated that Mrs Ohiwerei passed away on the...

Fri Apr 5th, 2019     Read More →

Apply to be registered as political party, NSCIA tells CAN

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Says letter to NASS is ill-motivated The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, NSCIA, has slammed the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN describing it as a political party in a...

Thu Apr 4th, 2019     Read More →

Boy, 9, wins National Mathematics competition

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Enwere-Kingsley Ikenna (9) of Cuddy Kids School, Amuwo-Odofin, Lagos on Thursday emerged overall winner of the 16th Annual National Mathematics Competition (ANMC). Enwere -Kingsley Ikenna, Winner...

Thu Apr 4th, 2019     Read More →

Exclusive breastfeeding improves IQ in children – Expert

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The Chief Medical Director, Living Standard Hospital, Benin, Dr Jide Owolana, has advised that exclusive breast feeding during the first stage of a child’s life was important for the baby,...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Ex-Generals, others petition Reps over compulsory retirement

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA— No fewer than 26 senior military officers, including a former Major-General and 10 retired Brigadiers-General, have petitioned the Speaker, House of Representatives,...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

POLLS: I didn’t snatch ballot boxes in Oba-Akoko, says Ex-Ondo Speaker

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Says report linking him with ballot box snatching wicked By Gabriel Olawale AKURE- A former Speaker of Ondo State House of Assembly and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Rt. Hon...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →