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Convention: PDP braces up for “change the change’’

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At the Eagle Square, Abuja, on Saturday, the character – asserting, resilience and splendour – of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will be on display as the party holds its National...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

Petrol scarcity: Normalcy in South-West states – Survey

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Motorists in some parts of the South West, including Oyo State, Osun and Ogun are going about their businesses unhindered with the availability of petrol and normal operations at filling stations,...

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S-West: George, Adeniran, others show strength in PDP

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THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will on Saturday elect a new national chairman and other principal officers that would steer the affairs of the party. Already, delegates from across the...

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SUMMIT: Women urged to brace up for leadership challenges

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OYO—FORMER Zimbabwean Vice President, Dr. Joice Mujuru and a former First Lady of Liberia, Senator Jewel Howard-Taylor, have urged women to brace themselves for top political and corporate...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

Federal Civil Service begins recruitment of OND, HND, BA/BSc

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The Federal government has commenced recruitment into ministries, departments and agencies. All qualified Nigerians with OND, HND, BA/BSc are advised to apply. This was made known by the...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

N207m debt: GTB begs court to dismiss Ladoja’s bond application

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By Abdulwahab Abdulwahab Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB), has prayed a Federal High Court, Lagos to refuse in granting a bond application filed before the court by a former governor of Oyo State,...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

Photos: 2017 Nigerian National Order of Merit investiture ceremony

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Photos the 2017 Nigerian National Order of Merit investiture at the State House, Abuja. Prof. Bruce Onobrakpeya (l) and Prof. Adesoji Adesina, winners of the 2017 Nigerian National Order of Merit...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

PDP chairmanship : I am confident of victory -Adedoja

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A national chairmanship aspirant of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Prof. Taoheed Adedoja, has said he is confident of emerging victorious at the party ‘s national convention on...

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NSCDC seals illegal private guard company, generates N14.5m revenue in Oyo State

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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Oyo State Command, has sealed a Private Guard Company (PGC) operating illegally in the state, its Commander, Mr John Adewoye, said. Adewoye...

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Nigerians not taking enough sugar – expert

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Busari said this while addressing a news conference on Thursday in Abuja. *Sugar “On the basis of per capita consumption, indeed for Nigeria, we are not taking enough sugar. “Nigeria...

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FG summons Nigeria’s Charge D’Affaire in Libya

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—THE Federal Government, yesterday summoned Nigeria’s Charge D’Affaire in Tripoli, Libya to Abuja to give details of the situation in the Maghreb...

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CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT: S-West govs agree on common position

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By Ola Ajayi & Adeola Badru IBADAN—SOUTH WEST governors except Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State yesterday agreed to present a common position on the proposed constitutional...

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Protect women against abuse, Ambode urges govs

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Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday acknowledged the resilient nature of women and their strategic role in national development, saying that it was important for concerted...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

FEC approves 6 new private universities

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved the establishment of six new private universities, including a Naval University in Delta. The Minister of Education, Alhaji Adamu Adamu,...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

Fuel scarcity: FG gives Kachikwu, Baru matching order to clear queues

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…Says plans to increase fuel pump price By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Federal Government Wednesday gave the Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu and the Group Managing...

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