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Imo oil communities demand end to suffering

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—Protesters from oil communities in Ohaji /Egbema Local Government Area of Imo State, have said that they can no longer endure the sufferings caused by oil...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Vanguard’s 2018 Award Winners

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By Clifford Ndujihe NO doubt Nigeria is replete with men and women who have made their marks in their various fields of endeavour. However, picking a few out of this multitude for recognition is...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Ikeogu Oke: The poet who penned his own epitaph

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•”Here lies a man who loved virtue and art” – Ikeogu Oke (Sept 2018) •Prof. Akachi Adimora-Ezeigbo, Dr Lola Akande also comment By Prisca Duru When news about the...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Electoral bill: Reps vow to veto Buhari

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By Levinus nwabughiogu Miffed by President Muhammad Buhari’s rejection of the new electoral bill passed by the National Assembly, members of the House of Representatives may have resolved to...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Massari’s silent revolution in cycling

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By Patrick Omorodion Chief Giandomenico Massari is Italian-born but now a naturalised Nigerian and his passion for cycling is as strong as steel. He first started as Vice Chairman of the Rivers...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

FG boosts water sector with 9 commissioned projects

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By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- THE Federal Government, Friday, disclosed that the water sector has received boost with the commissioning of nine water projects for the sector to facilitate food...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

I wrote statements against Jang under duress, witness tells court

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos – The star prosecution witness, Mr. Habila Gwom, brought to Jos High Court by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) to testify in the ongoing...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

APC to sanction Amosun, Okorocha waits for go-ahead from Buhari

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor, Daud Olatunji and Chinoso Alozie THE national leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC has set machinery in place to whip Governors Ibikunle Amosun...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

We’re examining farmers-herders conflict in Nigeria —ICC

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The International Criminal Court, ICC, has said it was examining the farmers-herders crisis in Nigeria. Lead prosecutor of the ICC, Fatou Bensouda, who disclosed this at The Hague, Netherlands,...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria, world’s third most terrorised country for 4th year running — Report

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Nigeria has, for the fourth year, occupied the third position as the third most terrorised country in the world, according to the 2018 Global Terrorism Index. : President Buhari with Minister of...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Boko Haram : Nigeria seeks closer collaboration with Saudi Arabia – Dan Ali

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Maiduguri – The Federal Government on Thursday appealed to Saudi Arabia to assist in promoting true teachings of Islam to fast-track de-radicalization and curtail spread of Boko Haram...

Thu Dec 6th, 2018     Read More →

70 per cent of Nigerian children not registered – NpopC

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The National Population Commission (NpopC) says that about 70 per cent of children born in Nigeria are not registered. Mallam Musa Rashid, the Director of the commission in Bauchi, made the...

Thu Dec 6th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Warri rural communities’ youths endorse Okowa, uroye

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Youth leaders from Warri South Local Government rural communities comprising of Ubeji, Obodo, Omadino, Egbokodo, Aja Etan, Ikeren, Orugbo and Ugbodede under the aegis of Rural Warri Youth Forum...

Thu Dec 6th, 2018     Read More →

INEC won’t escape with rigging 2019 elections – Secondus

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By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN – The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) Prince Uche Secondus has cautioned the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, against rigging...

Wed Dec 5th, 2018     Read More →

Lulu-Briggs decries level of political acrimony in Rivers, pledges unity

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Chief Dumo Lulu-Briggs, the Governorship Candidate of Accord Party in Rivers, has expressed dismay at the level of political acrimony and disharmony in the state. Dumo Lulu-Briggs Lulu-Briggs made...

Tue Dec 4th, 2018     Read More →