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IPOB/HAUSA CLASH: Arewa group condemns five northern Govs. to visit to Rivers

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By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT – The Arewa Initiative for Peaceful Coexistence in Southern Nigeria, AIPCSN, has condemned the five Northern governors who visited the Governor of Rivers...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

Hajj: Max Air returns 23,000 pilgrims to Nigeria

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Max Air Limited said it had so far returned no fewer than 23,000 pilgrims to Nigeria since the commencement of airlift of pilgrims after the 2017 Hajj in Saudi Arabia. This is contained in a...

Sun Sep 24th, 2017     Read More →

$100,000 prize money our major target — Eagles players

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As Super Eagles team B take on their Ghanaian counterparts in today’s West Africa Football Union Cup of Nations final, the team players are focused on winning not just the trophy but also...

Sun Sep 24th, 2017     Read More →

Senate may probe NNPC’s planned multi-billion dollar Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline contract

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By Henry Umoru THE Senate, yesterday, said it would carry out a holistic investigation into the proposed award of the Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contracts of Ajaokuta-...

Sun Sep 24th, 2017     Read More →

Lakong swears in Dakwak as Acting Chief Judge of Plateau

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Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has sworn in Justice Yakubu Dakwak as the Acting Chief Judge of the state following the retirement of the former chief judge, Justice Pius Damulak. Speaking at the...

Sat Sep 23rd, 2017     Read More →

How APC is desperately trying to reclaim the debate on restructuring

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor The country’s ruling party is running against time in a bid to reclaim the debate on power devolution after the agitation initially caused confused its...

Sat Sep 23rd, 2017     Read More →

No harm will ever come to a Northerner in the East – Ohanaeze

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The Igbo apex socio-political organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has assured that no harm will ever come to any northerner resident in the south east region of Nigeria. President General of Ohanaeze...

Fri Sep 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Debts: Fashola faults DiSCOs, says FG owing N27bn, not N90bn

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By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola, Thursday, disputed the N90 billion debts electricity Distribution companies, DISCOs claimed the...

Thu Sep 21st, 2017     Read More →

APC, PDP promise to support youth candidature

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The Plateau chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday promised to support young people to run for various offices in the forthcoming local government polls in the state. Chairman of...

Thu Sep 21st, 2017     Read More →

CCN sets up trauma centres for conflict victims in North

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos—THE Christian Council of Nigeria, CCN, has called on government at all levels and non-governmental organisations not to feel satisfied only with the provision of...

Thu Sep 21st, 2017     Read More →

Flooding: Gemade promises action

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Sen. Barnabas Gemade says he will move a motion in the Senate to advise the Federal Ministry of Water Resources to begin a national programme captive dams’ building to curb flooding. He made...

Wed Sep 20th, 2017     Read More →

Electricity tarrif hike: Labour threatens to shut down economy

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…Asks Buhari, EFCC to probe utilisation of Paris Club fund By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE organised labour yesterday threatened to paralyze the nation’s economy if the...

Wed Sep 20th, 2017     Read More →

The hope of black man rests with the Igbo of the South East, … – Shetima

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…Lack of communication bane of Nigeria–Okorocha By Dapo Akinrefon FOLLOWING the growing tension some South East states, chairman of the Northern Governors Forum and Governor of Borno...

Tue Sep 19th, 2017     Read More →

Where are all the Intellectuals gone?

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By Obadiah Mailafia WE live in difficult times. The word ‘crisis’ is a much overused term. And yet, if truth be told, we have a crisis in our hands. There are a few misguided idiots...

Tue Sep 19th, 2017     Read More →

AGF initiates court process today to ban IPOB

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..South-East governors can’t kill Biafra — IPOB …Buratai: FG has final say on whether IPOB is a terror group .. Northern Govs embark on peace mission to S-East,...

Tue Sep 19th, 2017     Read More →