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Restructure Nigeria now – Catholic Bishops

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The Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria has warned Nigerian leaders to rise above politicking and selfish interests and restructure the country to engender equity and justice. The Ibadan...

Wed Aug 9th, 2017     Read More →

Let’s embrace ‘waste to wealth’ policy, Expert urges Nigerians

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Mrs Afolasade Nubi, Senior Environmental Engineer, Department of Works and Physical Planning, University of Lagos (UNILAG), has urged Nigerians to embrace `waste to wealth,’ policy initiated...

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Fayose is a depressed loudmouth suffering from ‘mouth diarrhoea’ – Buruji Kashamu

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The senator representing Ogun-east senatorial district under PDP, Sen. Buruji Kashamu has described the governor of Ekiti state, Mr. Ayodele Fayose as a depressed loudmouth suffering from...

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Ajimobi, Fayose, others call for strengthening of democracy

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By Ola Ajayi Ibadan—AS Oyo State began its first two-day media summit yesterday, Governors Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo state and his Ekiti state counterpart, Ayodele Fayose, have called on media...

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PDP CRISIS: Kasamu-led S’West leaders accuse Fayose of causing division

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They are people of evil conscience – Fayose By Dapo Akinrefon FACTIONAL leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the South West, have insisted that Chief Makanjuola Ogundipe, remains...

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Poor working conditions make journalists vulnerable – Reuben Abati

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Ibadan – Dr. Reuben Abati, former Special Adviser (Media and Publicity) to President Goodluck Jonathan, has said that the poor working conditions of journalists was making them...

Tue Aug 8th, 2017     Read More →

South-West PDP group seeks unity in party

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A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) South-West Zonal Executive faction has called on all members to unite following the Supreme Court verdict affirming the leadership of the Sen. Ahmed Makarfi-led...

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Osinbajo, dignitaries throng Ilesa for prayers for Aregbesola’s mother

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Acting President Yemi Osinbajo was on Tuesday among thousands of dignitaries that thronged Ilesa, Osun, for the seventh day Fida’u prayers for Gov. Rauf Aregbesola’s late mother,...

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PDP crisis: Sheriff-led S-West leaders declare Fayose ‘persona non grata’

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Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the South West, have insisted that Chief Makanjuola Ogundipe remains the party’s authentic chairman in the zone even as they declared...

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Osinbajo attends eight-day prayer for Aregbesola’s mother

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The eight-day prayer for the late mother of Gov. Rauf Aregbesola of Osun, Saratu, was held on Tuesday in Ilesa with Acting President Yemi Osinbajo in attendance. Osinbajo Delivering a sermon at...

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Man Sangodele arraigned for allegedly stealing 3 bags of rice, 7 crates of eggs

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The police on Tuesday arraigned one Sesan Sangodele, 30, before a Senior Magistrates’ court sitting at Iyaganku, Ibadan, over the theft of three bags of rice and seven crates of eggs, all...

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5 govs’ wives team up to fight cancer

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By Emma Una CALABAR—WIVES of five governors in the country, who are medical doctors, have joined forces to fight cancer, the ailment presently ravaging many Nigerians. The women under the...

Tue Aug 8th, 2017     Read More →

Motions of change by 8th Senate

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It must be said that the most lofty and people friendly intervention of the 8th Senate has been its resolve to help uplift the economy through relevant legislations. In line with this, the Senate...

Tue Aug 8th, 2017     Read More →

S-WEST PDP PARLEY: Why I wasn’t included in team that visited Buhari – Fayose

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By Ola Ajayi IBADAN— GOVERNOR Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has expressed doubts over the report by some governors who paid a courtesy visit to the ailing President Muhammadu Buhari in...

Tue Aug 8th, 2017     Read More →

We are bridging gaps in exclusive breastfeeding, says Toyin Saraki

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WIFE of the Senate President, Mrs. Toyin Saraki has declared 2017 as the year to bridge the yawning gap in exclusive breastfeeding by Nigerian mothers through her pet project, Wellbeing...

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