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Average price of kerosene decreases in July — NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says the average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene decreased to N316.03 in July from N316.43 in June. FILE: The struggle to...

Tue Aug 20th, 2019     Read More →

FG and dormancy of HIV/AIDS anti-discrimination law

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By Hameed Oyegbade THE HIV/AIDS (anti-discrimination) Act was enacted in Nigeria in 2014, but has since remained dormant due to non-implementation. Unfortunately, besides the psychological trauma...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

It is a mistake to think politicians’ll save Nigeria

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— Ex- Mission President, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints By Tony Nwankwo Cornelius Tay’s three-year leadership as President of the Nigeria Lagos Mission, of the Church of...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Ministerial portfolios: Round pegs in round holes or…

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Acting Political Editor AS President Muhammadu Buhari swears in the 43 ministers-designate on Wednesday, all eyes are on him to see the portfolios he will assign the seven...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

26 year-old teacher becomes millionaire after winning Betway’s AFCON jackpot

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By Ayo Onikoyi A 26-year-old classroom teacher, Temitope A, has become N2 million richer after winning Betways’ African Cup of Nations prediction jackpot. Betway, an internationally...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

19-year-old Nigerian artist unveils Fela-inspired painting

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Abuja – 19 year-old Nigerian artist, Emediong Uduak Ikoko has unveiled a Fela-inspired painting to celebrate the strength of Nigerians. Shuffering and Smiling’ unveiled in Abuja In...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity: I‘ll crush Banditry, kidnapping in southwest in four months — Gani Adams

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By Shina Abubakar The Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yoruba land, Chief Gani Adams has vowed to combat insecurity in the Southwest part of Nigeria within four months. Aare Gani Adams, The Aare Onakakanfo of...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Lagos APC to Nigerians: Expect the best from Buhari’s ministers

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Lagos – Lagos State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday urged Nigerians to have faith in those that would be inaugurated by President Muhammadu Buhari as ministers to move...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

‘Expect the best from Buhari’s ministers’

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Lagos State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday urged Nigerians to have faith in those that would be inaugurated by President Muhammadu Buhari as ministers to move the country...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

OSUN POLY: Parents commend mgt over ‘meagre damages fees’

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By Shina Abubakar OSUN POLY: SOME parents of Osun State Polytechnic, Iree students, yesterday, commended the management of the institution for charging the undergraduates the sum of 10 thousand...

Thu Aug 15th, 2019     Read More →

#Revolutionnow: FG has no powers to stop lawful protest – Akingbolu

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Akingbolu By Henry Ojelu Mr. Kabir Akingbolu is a member of the Ekiti State Judicial Service Commission. In this interview, he speaks on the monumental corruption perpetrated by governors through...

Thu Aug 15th, 2019     Read More →

India is not a place we can trust, says El-Zakzaky

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El-Zakzaky, wife refuse medical treatment in India ABUJA – Leader of the proscribed Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, and his wife Zeenat, have said they would...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

Imo community where indigenes are fined N10,000 for practising Female Genital Mutilation

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Imo community By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Umunnawuike community in Atta Ancient Kingdom, Ikeduru Local Government Area of Imo State, has introduced a fine of N10,000 for anybody caught practising...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

FG moves to reverse Benin Republic unilateral order on cargo transit route

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By Eguono Odjegba THERE are indications that the Federal Government of Nigeria may have commenced moves to reverse the alleged distortions in the Benin-Nigeria cargo trans-shipment route...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

Osun APC, SDP coalition not threatened ― Oyetola

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By Shina Abubakar Following the revelation from Osun State Governor, Mr Adegboyega Oyetola, that members of other political parties would not be included in his administration’s cabinet...

Tue Aug 13th, 2019     Read More →