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Governors are holding Nigeria together – Buhari

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has praised the thirty- six state governors, saying that they are holding Nigeria together as a country, just as he thanked them for playing...

Thu Aug 17th, 2017     Read More →

You’er not in charge of South-West, Ogun PDP tells Ayodele Fayose

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…cautions Makarfi, others against dissolution By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA – Embattled leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ogun State on Thursday said the constitution of the...

Thu Aug 17th, 2017     Read More →

Gov Ajimobi swears in 239 Justices of Peace in Oyo

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Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has sworn in 239 Justices of Peace (JP) to assist the state government in the dispensation of justice and maintenance of peace and tranquility. The new Justices of...

Thu Aug 17th, 2017     Read More →

Nigerian Catholic bishops kick against pop culture

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In separate declarations, Nigerian Catholic Bishops and their leader, Cardinal John Olorunfemi Onayekan, have urged adherence to the rules of the church and resistance of moves to introduce pop...

Thu Aug 17th, 2017     Read More →

I supply prophet with children for rituals – Kidnapper

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—Men of Ogun State Police Command have arrested a pastor and three other suspects in connection with the discovery of human parts buried inside his church in Ota....

Thu Aug 17th, 2017     Read More →

South-West PDP starts reconciliation, to expel dissidents

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti—Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, yesterday, declared that the ongoing reconciliation among aggrieved party members will not accommodate dissidents and...

Thu Aug 17th, 2017     Read More →

Ajimobi introduces community service to de-congest prisons, courts

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Ibadan—As part of ongoing spirited efforts to de-congest the prisons, Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has assented to the community service punishment law, in which convicts will...

Thu Aug 17th, 2017     Read More →

PDP wants reconciliation, not dissidents– Fayose

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Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State on Wednesday said though the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was pursuing reconciliation among members, dissidents were not welcome. Fayose said this in Ado-Ekiti...

Wed Aug 16th, 2017     Read More →

Ajimobi, Amosun, Akeredolu, Fayose host new corps members

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By Gbenga Oke Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State and his counterparts in Ogun, Ondo and Ekiti states – Ibikunle Amosun, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu and Ayodele Fayose, respectively, have called...

Wed Aug 16th, 2017     Read More →

We’re dying, pensioners beg Ajimobi over 56 months unpaid benefits

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EKITI and Oyo states pensioners have pleaded with Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State and his Oyo State counterpart, Abiola Ajimobi, to pay their benefits to save them from untimely...

Wed Aug 16th, 2017     Read More →

GOTv adds three new free-to-air channels

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GOTV has launched additional three Free-to-Air, FTA, channels on its platform. Speaking on the launch of the channels, Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe, said: “We are very...

Wed Aug 16th, 2017     Read More →

We hire house breaking implement for N10,000 at each operation – Inter state robbery suspect

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Twenty-year-old suspected member of a robbery gang who has been on the wanted list of the Rapid Response Squad , RRS has been arrested while returning from an operation in Abeokuta, Ogun state....

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

AB MfB opens four branches in three states

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AB Microfinance Bank (MfB) has expanded its branch network by opening four branches in Ogun, Oyo and Lagos states. The bank which is licensed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) as a national...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

Total’s Egina FPSO reaches 98%

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THE construction of Total Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited’s $3.3 billion Egina floating production, storage and offloading, FPSO, vessel has reached 98 per cent, thus raising hope...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

How biotechnology can optimize agriculture in Nigeria

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By Abdallah el-Kurebe “With the down turn in the global prices of oil, we now have to prospect our solid minerals. We have to return to agriculture,” President Buhari to members of...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →