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Breaking: Southern govs unite on true federalism, devolution of powers

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For the first time in 12 years, Governors of the Southern States of Nigeria on Monday met in Lagos, where they unanimously reiterated the call for true federalism and devolution of powers to...

Mon Oct 23rd, 2017     Read More →

2019: INEC vows to sanction parties over excess campaign funds

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA—Ahead of the 2019 general elections, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said it would, henceforth, wield the big stick on any political party that...

Mon Oct 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Digital switchover will boost viewership experience — Zhang, StarTimes CEO

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StarTimes has already shown their worth in the past seven years, changing a lot in the pay-television market. For example I can still remember in 2010 when StarTimes just launched in Nigeria, if...

Mon Oct 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Osun PDP holds crisis-free ward congresses

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By Gbenga Olarinoye Osogbo—The ward congresses of Osun State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, were held peacefully in all the 30 councils of the state yesterday. PDP The exercise,...

Mon Oct 23rd, 2017     Read More →

St John’s Old students renovate school block

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Old students of the prestigious St John’s Grammar School, Ile-Ife, Osun State will commission newly renovated classrooms on Friday. The students, who were admitted in 1976 and graduated in...

Mon Oct 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Registered voters may hit 80m by 2019 – INEC

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has projected that the registered voters in the country might increase by about 10 million to over 80 million by 2019. The Chairman of INEC,...

Sun Oct 22nd, 2017     Read More →

I don’t like people telling me I’m sexy – Actress Adebola Adewuyi

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Budding Yoruba actress, Adebola Adewuyi is an unusual girl who deems compliments other girls would die for as offensive. And her reason is simple – she hates being seen as a sex object....

Sun Oct 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Mohammed Uba Garba: A requiem for smugglers

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A cursory examination of our society today will show some damning malfeances such as drug use and abuse, prostitution, human trafficking and smuggling. To curtail these challenges, government had...

Sun Oct 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Accessible education for all and not the few

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By Denrele Animasaun “The aim of education should be to teach us rather how to think, than what to think — rather to improve our minds, so as to enable us to think for ourselves, than...

Sun Oct 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Aregbesola, the gardener, will be there a lifetime

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Let us take the scenario to be a large garden of our world which is put in the trust of ‘Mr X’. As the clock winds down on his incumbency, some of ‘THEM’ mouth irritations....

Sun Oct 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Fiscal federalism, devolution of powers bring 12 Southern governors in Lagos

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Twelve years after their last gathering, Governors from the Southern part of Nigeria will on Monday converge in Lagos to deliberate on how to forge stronger ties for the three geo-political...

Sat Oct 21st, 2017     Read More →

Rivers state produces 2 finalists for 2017 Cowebellpedia competition

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The 2017 Cowbellpedia Secondary School Mathematics TV Quiz Show sponsored by Cowbell, the flagship brand from Promasidor Nigeria Limited, approached a crucial bend last weekend when two students...

Sat Oct 21st, 2017     Read More →

Aregbesola  commissions University road as Alakija donates N250m to project completion

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The Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has described the situation where operators of Universities in Nigeria rely on subvention from the owners and burden students with humongous tuition...

Fri Oct 20th, 2017     Read More →

Average price for petrol drops, kerosene increases – NBS

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Abuja – The average price paid by consumers for Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) dropped by 1.2 per cent year-on-year, the Nigeria Bureau of Statistics (NBS), has saidPetrol According to a...

Fri Oct 20th, 2017     Read More →

FG releases N3.5bn for vaccination

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…Takes vaccination for measles in S’East, S’South March 2018 …Sultan of Sokoto briefs NEC on polio eradication By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE National Economic...

Fri Oct 20th, 2017     Read More →