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Match Day 1 results in NPFL

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Following are the results of Match Day 1 fixtures in the 2017/2018 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) which got underway this weekend: Played on Sunday: Kwara United 0-2 Niger...

Sun Jan 14th, 2018     Read More →

Benue killings: Lalong apologizes to Ortom, withdraws offensive remark

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…says I’m truly sorry for comment on anti-open grazing warning By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor Ortom and Lalong In a rare display of humility and statesmanship by a Nigerian...

Sun Jan 14th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Looming disgrace awaits you, PDP tells El-Rufai, Bello, Ganduje, others

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By Dirisu Yakubu, Abuja THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, tasked seven governors elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to face the reality of defeat...

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More join ‘ handshake’ for a restructured Nigeria

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President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo, said herdsmen were threatening Nigeria’s unity, adding that it was unfortunate that the federal government had refused to declare them...

Sun Jan 14th, 2018     Read More →

Butchers in Benue: What a nation!—Okogie

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PIQUED by recent violent eruptions in different parts of the country, Catholic Archbishop Emeritus of Lagos, Anthony Cardinal Okogie has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently demonstrate...

Sun Jan 14th, 2018     Read More →

Gov Ortom slams Buhari, Osinbajo, NSA, IGP; says they ignored warnings of attack

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…Lampoons Gov Lalong By Henry Umoru GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue State, yesterday, told senators that prior to the crisis that engulfed the state, which led to the killings by Fulani...

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Monarch hails INEC for hitch-free re-run poll in Anambra

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The Anambra Central Traditional Rulers’ Council has hailed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for conducting a hitch-free and transparent re-run election in the area. The...

Sat Jan 13th, 2018     Read More →

Benue killings: What Simon Lalong did not say

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In the midst of the dastardly killings of citizens in recent times by suspected herdsmen, particularly as it concerns the episode in Benue, the media has been awash with what the governor of...

Sat Jan 13th, 2018     Read More →

What will kill you is before you – Francis Ewherido

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On a recent visit, a former colleague and longtime friend, Assumpta Udoh, told me something I found very profound because of its clarity: “Franco, by the time you are 50, the health problem...

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Uyo stands still as Rangers dare Akwa United in league’s opener

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By Jacob Ajom After months of waiting, and weeks of preparations, the 2018 Nigeria Professional Football League season begins this weekend at various centres across the country. Every club in the...

Sat Jan 13th, 2018     Read More →

2019: 7 Northern govs ask Buhari to seek re-election

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SEVEN Northern governors met with President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in a closed-door after the Friday Juma’at service at the State House Mosque, Presidential Villa, Abuja insisting that...

Sat Jan 13th, 2018     Read More →

What will kill you is before you

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On a recent visit, a former colleagues and longtime friend, Assumpta Udoh, told me something I found very profound because of its clarity: “Franco, by the time you are 50, the health problem...

Sat Jan 13th, 2018     Read More →

Benue killings: Take action on herdsmen or risk 2019 election – Obigwe

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The National President of Igbo youth for positive change in Nigeria, Evang Chinedu Obigwe has advised President Muhammadu Buhari, to take appropriate actions against ‘killer herdsmen’,...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →

Navy announces new appointments, re-appointments of officers

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The Nigerian Navy (NN) has announced new appointments and re-appointments of officers for effective and efficient service delivery. The Acting Director of Information, Naval Headquarters, Navy...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →

Court jails varsity student one month over fraud

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has secured the conviction of one Abdullahi Bello Kuloku (also known as Daniel Sunday Kuloku) before Justice Sa’ad Muhammad of the Gombe...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →