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Davido sliding into politics, names Wike Godfather

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26-year-old popular Nigerian musician, Mr David Adeleke, also called Davido, is gradually sliding into politics as he names Rivers state Governor, Nyesom Wike, as his Godfather. Davido PDP blasts...

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: 10 more political parties sign path with CUPP to remove Buhari

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…6 more parties apply to join opposition coalition-CUPP By Joseph Erunke ABUJA- TEN more opposition political parties, Monday,joined about 45 others operating under the aegis of Coalition of...

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Read More →

Over 100,000 vehicles required for 2019 polls – INEC

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ABUJA— Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said it requires over 100,000 vehicles for logistic purposes in the 2019 general elections. Consequently, the commission has...

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Read More →

‘Constructive citizens’ engagement aiding good governance in South-West’

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The 2018 review of citizens’ engagement with the government in the South-West states has shown an impressive result particularly in aiding good governance and ensuring service delivery to...

Mon Dec 17th, 2018     Read More →

Davido institutes talent hunt show for upcoming Rivers artistes

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Super-Star Musician, David Adeleke popularly called Davido has instituted a talent hunt show for artistes based in Rivers State. The musician also stated that he will work for the re-election of...

Sun Dec 16th, 2018     Read More →

How Kiriji war captives brought Islam to Erinmo – Oba Ajayi

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By Chris Onuoha His Royal Majesty, Oba Michael Odunnayo Ajayi, Arowatawaya II, the Elerinmo of Erinmo-Ijesha, Osun State, and his people mark ‘Erinmo Day’ on December 22 in the ancient...

Sun Dec 16th, 2018     Read More →

CAMPAIGN TRAIL: THE GAME CHANGERS

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What Obasanjo, Tinubu, Magu, Aisha Buhari, others have in common By Charles Kumolu, Deputy Features Editor If you think you could make accurate predictions about 2019 electioneering activities, 12...

Sun Dec 16th, 2018     Read More →

Ikpeazu: Our strategy to create over 600,000 jobs in Abia State

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*Signs N100 billion project agreement with FG By Levinus Nwabughiogu His determination to change the narrative of the state was taken to a notch higher last week when he led a high powered...

Sun Dec 16th, 2018     Read More →

ICPC fully prepared to monitor 2019 elecions-,Ag.Chairman

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Dr Musa Abubakar, Acting Chairman, Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has said the commission was fully prepared to monitor the 2019 general...

Sat Dec 15th, 2018     Read More →

Rep members not returning to House in 2019 (LIST)

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Ahead of the 2019 general elections, at least 50 per cent of the 360 House of Representatives members of the eighth assembly will not return to the ninth assembly next year. File Photo: Cross...

Sat Dec 15th, 2018     Read More →

Group seeks better working conditions for informal workers in Osun

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An NGO, Federation of Informal Workers Organisation of Nigeria (FIWON) on Saturday called for better working conditions for informal workers in Osun. The State Cordinator , Mr Olayinka Ibrahim,...

Sat Dec 15th, 2018     Read More →

FG seek ways to curb medical tourism

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The Federal Government is seeking ways to improve efficiency in the operations of public hospitals and re-equip them to save foreign exchange drain arising from medical tourism. The Minister of...

Thu Dec 13th, 2018     Read More →

Igbo and the wisdom of the west

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By Hyginus Azubike WHEN the presidential flag-bearer of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku nominated Mr. Peter Obi as his running mate, joy was universal. In the...

Thu Dec 13th, 2018     Read More →

Aregbesola, others reconcile APC factions in A-Ibom

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By Harris Emmanuel UYO—Former governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, has commended aggrieved members of All Progressives Congress, APC, who lost out in the last primaries for not...

Thu Dec 13th, 2018     Read More →

In-laws mull girl’s circumcision as mother cries out

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By Ebun Sessou Worried about the dangerous aftermath of genital mutilation on the girl-child in Nigeria, Mrs Bukola Osukoya has called on Nigerians to save her 11-year-old daughter, Jolade, from...

Thu Dec 13th, 2018     Read More →