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Sultan advocates homegrown solutions to security challenges

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The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has called for the development and adoption of homegrown solutions to the security challenges facing the country. Abubakar, made the call in...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Crude oil: FG to achieve national target of 3m bpd before 2023

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The Federal Government says it will increase crude oil production to the national target of three million barrels per day and reserves of 40 million barrels before 2023. Oil pipeline Mr Mele...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Economic and institutional restructuring for the next Nigeria

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By Charles Soludo Speech delivered at The Platform on Re-Designing the Nigerian Economy with New Ideas”; The Covenant Place, Beside the National Theatre, Iganmu; October 1, 2019. We have...

Mon Oct 14th, 2019     Read More →

FG hopefully will complete Oyo-Ogbomoso road by early 2021 ―Highway Director

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Mr Funsho Adebiyi, Director, Highways, Southwest, Federal Ministry of Works and Housing, has said that government is committed to the speedy completion of Oyo- Ogbomoso road and other ongoing road...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

The re-invocation of Blood on the Niger

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In commemoration of the October 7, 1967 Asaba Massacre By Osa Amadi In August 2018, several decades after the end of the Second World War, 95 years old Jakiw Palij, a Nazi war criminal, was...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

NNPC discovers crude oil, gas in Northern Nigeria

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By Michael Eboh The northern part of Nigeria has joined the league of oil-producing regions, as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Friday announced that it has discovered crude...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

36 States, FCT generate N691.11bn as revenue in first half 2019 — NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says in the first half of 2019, the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) generated N691.11 billion as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR). The...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

Okosisi’s last words on Ukiwe

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By Emeka Obasi Nigerians find it difficult to quit office even when humiliation and suspicions stare them in the face. Chief Oko Ebitu Ukiwe kept his head high and walked away as No.2 in...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

2019 BBN in the eyes of Emmanuel Uduaghan

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Immediate past governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan posted, on his facebook page, the piece below hours after Tacha was disqualified. He titled his piece 2019 BBN & THE ANGER...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

BREAKING: NNPC discovers crude oil, gas in Northern Nigeria

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By Michael Eboh The northern part of Nigeria has joined the league of oil-producing regions, as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Friday, announced that it has discovered crude...

Fri Oct 11th, 2019     Read More →

Attahiru Bafarawa, Shina Peller, Akpororo, others bag Peace Achievers Awards

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By Rita Chioma It was a night of glamour and recognition at the 8th Peace Achievers International Conference and Award which took place at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja on the 22nd of...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

NYSC creates 11 centres for verification of results of foreign trained results

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The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) says it has created 11 centres for verification of results and other documents of foreign trained graduates. The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC The...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

EFCC raids Zamfara INEC office, recovers N65m

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The Sokoto Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on Wednesday, carried out an operation at the office of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

Formula, language of Math, says Cowbellpedia contestant

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By Elizabeth Uwandu Mathematics as a subject, has its own language known as the formula, which is simply a concise way of expressing its information symbolically. This is the submission of Miss...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

NYSC warns youths against absconding, evading service

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By Shina Abubakar – Osogbo The Osun State Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps, Mr Adegoke Adewale on Wednesday warned Corp members from absconding their places of service, saying...

Wed Oct 9th, 2019     Read More →