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Glo sends 3rd batch of promo winners to Russia

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By Juliet Umeh Telecom company, Glo-bacom, has announced that it has sent another five Nigerians who emerged winners in its ongoing Go to Russia customer appreciation promotion, to Russia to...

Tue Jul 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Indigent Nigerians suffering heart diseases receive free surgeries

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SEVERAL indigent Nigerians living with varying degrees of heart disorders requiring open heart surgery, were once in a helpless situation because they could do nothing to alleviate their...

Tue Jul 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Violence against women: We’ve secured only 3 convictions since 2015 — NAPTIP

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA—The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, yesterday said it had secured only three convictions out of 34 cases of gender-based...

Tue Jul 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Over 100,000 APC Unity Forum members in Oyo join ADC

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By Ola Ajayi IBADAN—THE battle for the control of the All Progressives Congress, APC, within the camp of Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State and a group, Unity Forum got to the peak,...

Tue Jul 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Alaafin flays Ibadan chiefs over non-elevation to higher status

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Alaafin-of-Oyo By Adeola Badru IBADAN—THE Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, yesterday, chided the Ibadan Traditional Council for their failure to support the cause for elevation of...

Tue Jul 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Bodija market violence: Butchers accuse Oyo govt of flouting court order

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By Ola Ajayi IBADAN— TRAUMATISED butchers at the Bodija International Market, who lost three of their colleagues in the melee that erupted between them and policemen over the forceful...

Mon Jul 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Illiterate teachers, half-baked students: Deepening rot in education sector triggers alarm

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Teacher quality dictates the success of any educational pursuit…and no nation rises above the quality of its teachers —the late Patrick Yakowa who was governor of Kaduna State...

Sun Jul 1st, 2018     Read More →

Otedola bridge incident: Lagos restricts tankers to designated trailer route

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…Gives 30-Day Ultimatum For Articulated Vehicles To Obtain Road Worthiness Certificate Following the tragic tanker explosion on Otedola Bridge inward Ojodu Berger along Lagos-Ibadan...

Sun Jul 1st, 2018     Read More →

We will continue to register associations that meet requirements – INEC

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will continue to register any association that meet legal requirements for registration as political party ahead of 2019 general...

Sun Jul 1st, 2018     Read More →

Fayemi’s victory, forgone conclusion – Rep Member

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti-A member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Stephen Olemija, has said Governor Ayodele Fayose’s failure to fulfill his electoral promises will ignite a...

Sun Jul 1st, 2018     Read More →

Ajimobi directs reopening of Bodija market

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Ibadan – Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Saturday ordered the immediate re-opening of Bodija market in the state.Oyo state governor, Abiola Ajimobi Ajimobi gave the directive in a...

Sat Jun 30th, 2018     Read More →

Civil Servants welfare goes beyond Salary Increment – Oyo-Ita

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By Maranatha Ahiaba The Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Ekanem Oyo-ita, has inaugurated a technical committee to develop the federal civil service welfare policy beginning...

Sat Jun 30th, 2018     Read More →

Greater state autonomy Is Solution to addressing poverty, unemployment, insecurity, others – Vp Osinbajo

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First, let me express my sincere condolence to His Excellency the Governor, Mr Speaker, the government and people of Lagos State on the terrible disaster of yesterday, and I express my condolence...

Sat Jun 30th, 2018     Read More →

Illiterate teachers, half-baked students:

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Teacher quality dictates the success of any educational pursuit…and no nation rises above the quality of its teachers —the late Patrick Yakowa who was governor of Kaduna State...

Sat Jun 30th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari redeploys 3 permanent secretaries

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Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the redeployment of three permanent secretaries to the Federal Ministries of Labour, Communication and Health. President Muhammadu Buhari...

Fri Jun 29th, 2018     Read More →