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AFAC 2017: I am impressed by the creativity of our people — Lai Mohammed

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The Honourable Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has awarded high marks to Nigerians for their creativity. The high marks came at the on-going African Arts & Craft...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

The people’s constitution Nigeria needs, by Afe Babalola, other Yoruba leaders

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BY OLA AJAYI, IBADAN The large crowd that attended last Thursday’s Yoruba Summit on restructuring was large. Those in attendance cut across religious, political and ethnic boundaries. From...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

Ajimobi urges hard work, patriotic zeal from leaders

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Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo state has offered the recipe for the building of a new Nigeria saying only hard work and patriotic zeal by leaders could rescue the nation from imminent collapse....

Sat Sep 9th, 2017     Read More →

Leadway partners NBA to deepen Insurance coverage for lawyers

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Nigeria’s foremost insurer, Leadway Assurance has reiterated its commitment to providing insurance protection to practicing lawyers who are members of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA)....

Fri Sep 8th, 2017     Read More →

Abuja Court sends 2 sisters to prison for trafficking 19-year-old girl

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Four persons including an Abu Dhabi-based Rita Chinenye Ani and her elder sister, Ngozi Stella Nnamani Ani were today arraigned before a Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court sitting in...

Fri Sep 8th, 2017     Read More →

The politics of election monitoring

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By Owei Lakemfa THE 2017 Kenyan Presidential Elections were massively rigged right under the noses of International Election Monitors and Observers, and they consciously or unconsciously, whole...

Fri Sep 8th, 2017     Read More →

Yoruba demands return to regionalism, restructuring

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…Ohanaeze, South South back Yoruba on restructuring; Tinubu, five S-West govs, NASS members absent …National Christian Elders Forum harps on restructuring; OPC factions clash at...

Fri Sep 8th, 2017     Read More →

Coronation of 21 Obas in Ibadan: Ajimobi is right – Akintola

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Chief Adeniyi Akintola (SAN), is a force to reckon with in Oyo politics. He has tasted both the sweetness and bitterness in politics. In what he described as locust days when some thugs whisked...

Fri Sep 8th, 2017     Read More →

Return to PDP, Onuesoke tells Saraki, Atiku, Ita-Giwa, others

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ASABA-ONE-TIME Delta State Governorship aspirant under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has called on the Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki and Alhaji...

Thu Sep 7th, 2017     Read More →

Ooni, an uncommon revered monarch — Oba Aromolaran

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By Gbenga Olarinoye Osogbo—The Owa-Obokun of Ijesaland, Oba Gabriel Adekunle Aromolaran has described the Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, as an uncommonly revered...

Thu Sep 7th, 2017     Read More →

Food prices drop significantly in Nigeria

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The harvest of food crops in the South-west has made appreciable positive impact on the prices of foodstuff, a survey by the News Agency of Nigeria has revealed. Some farmers and stakeholders, who...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →

Police arrest 3 men with human heads, hands in Osun

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Osogbo – The Police Command in Osun on Tuesday said it arrested three male suspects, with two human heads and hands in the state. The Commissioner of Police, Mr Fimihan Adeoye, told newsmen...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →

Osun Police arrest 3 with human heads, hands

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The Police Command in Osun on Tuesday said it arrested three male suspects, with two human heads and hands in the state. The Commissioner of Police, Mr Fimihan Adeoye, told newsmen in Osogbo that...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →

Paris Club refund: 68% of states heed FG’s advice – Survey

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Majority of the state across the federation, have utilised the second tranche of the Paris Club refund they received to clear the arrears of their serving and retired workers’...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →

BEDC, Thames Delta, sign MOU on 20 MW Isoko power plant

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By Udeme Akpan EFFORTS at ensuring that over 200 commercial entities around Ozoro in Isoko Local Government areas of Delta State benefit from power supply has got a boost as Benin Electricity...

Tue Sep 5th, 2017     Read More →