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Nigeria’s league getting better — Onigbinde

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Akinade Onigbinde, the Coach of FRSC FC, says Nigeria’s Professional Football League(NPFL) has satisfactorily improved with recent away defeats of home clubs by visiting sides. Onigbinde...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

297,000 vulnerable households get stipends in 20 states — Uwais

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Mrs Maryam Uwais, presidential aide on National Social Investment Programmes (NSIP), says that the Federal Government has captured 455,000 vulnerable households in the National Social...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria to overtake the world with the Word, says Rev. Aninwene

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BY SAM EYOBOKA REVEREND Chimaobi Aninwene is the General Overseer and Senior Pastor of Newspring Christian Redemption Church Worldwide with headquarters in Enugu. He was born into a polygamous...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

In Tinubu we trust APC reconciliation

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Even though the president has played his own part by appointing Asiwaju to drive the rebuilding process, we must recognize the fact that the Jagaban is embarking on the assignment at a time the...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

Pass mark: The Secondus’ testimony on the Ikpeazu landmarks

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Though there is a simultaneous development measure in almost all the sectors of the state economy, Ikpeazu’s infrastructural freak is more pronounced on the road projects and their...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

If Buhari is my father, I will advise him not to run for second term – Kazeem Afegbua

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Prince Kazeem Afegbua, spokesman for former head of state, General Ibrahim Babangida (IBB), stirred the hornet’s nest recently after he signed a statement, purportedly on behalf of his...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

Customs impounds 4120 bags of rice, nine containers of Tramadol, others

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Operatives of Nigerian Customs Service, NCS, Rivers State Command have impounded 4120 bags of rice and nine containers loaded with pharmaceuticals for alleged false declaration. The command...

Sat Feb 24th, 2018     Read More →

Pastor kills pregnant lover, child, one other in Rivers

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OPERATIVES of the Rivers State Police Command have arrested a cleric, who murdered his pregnant lover, a nine-month-old child and one other lady in Rivers State. Chidiebere Okoroafor, the senior...

Sat Feb 24th, 2018     Read More →

Rivers PDP chair hails Wike on awards

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Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has been commended by the state Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Mr Felix Obuah, for bagging the prestigious Silverbird Man of the Year and Sun...

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Read More →

INEC planning to rig 2019 polls – PDP

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…Vows to expose commission’s wrongdoings By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has again called to question the competence of the Independent National Electoral...

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Amaechi and Abe: Too much turbulence for Tinubu in Rivers

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Head or tail, the odds of divisions rocking the Rivers APC seem to be proving a booster to Wike’s quest for an unassailable second term. Added to the dismal performance of the APC-led...

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Read More →

TSA: INTELS pays N13.2bn to NPA

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The contract termination controversy between INTELS Nigeria Limited and the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) may be eased off following the payment of $42.6 million (N13.2 billion) by INTELS into...

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Living in the light of Islam

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Today, I take my reflections from Surat An-Nuur where in Allaah haz wa jal declares manifestly that He is The Light. I also fall back on how He qualified Himself in Surat al-Baqarat as the Waliyy...

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Read More →

IBB, Jonathan, Shagari absent at Council of State

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—-Saraki receives standing ovation By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – FORMER Military Head of State, General Ibrahim Babangida, for Presidents Goodluck Jonathan, Alhaji Shehu Shagari and...

Thu Feb 22nd, 2018     Read More →

2019: Wike passes no confidence vote in INEC

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By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT— GOVERNOR Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, before the government of Germany, yesterday, passed a vote of no confidence in the Independent National Electoral...

Thu Feb 22nd, 2018     Read More →