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Nation building: Communities, inclusion, prosperity by Ambode

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A lecture Titled ‘Nation Building: Communities, Inclusion And Prosperity’ delivered by Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode at the 75th Anniversary Business Lecture Of Island...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Nigeria needs a modern president – Iyorchia Ayu

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Lecturer, activist-turned politician, Dr. Iyorchia Ayu has served as Senate President, minister of several ministries and is today one of the elders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. A close...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →

Unity Bank achieves zero impairment, records N643 million profitability

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By Nkiruka Nnorom Unity Bank Plc said it has achieved zero impairment and N643 million profit before tax for the nine months financial period ending September 30th, 2018.Tomi Somefun, MD/CEO,...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →

Shi’ites group releases name of those killed during protest, clash with police, army

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The names of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) or Shiites members who were allegedly killed by soldiers during a recent protest in Abuja. Army, had accused the Shiites of direct provocation,...

Sun Nov 4th, 2018     Read More →

This is the ‘Change’ we voted for!

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By Godwin Amadi Some people glamourize regret as if it’s a virtue or an endowment. All some posers need to do to remain relevant on social media is to say they regret voting Buhari....

Sun Nov 4th, 2018     Read More →

I thought people wanted to dupe me when they asked me to vie for office of governor – Ex-Gov Idris of Kogi

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• ‘Why l knew my three daughters will survive 2006 plane crash that killed over 100’ By Boluwaji Obahopo, Lokoja Alhaji Ibrahim Idris (Ibro) had a sit down with Sunday Vanguard in...

Sun Nov 4th, 2018     Read More →

There is no state in Nigeria without ongoing FG project- Osinbajo

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The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Saturday restated that the Federal Government had achieved a lot in all sectors of human development and democratic process. VP Osinbajo Newsmen report...

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Tambuwal assign portfolios to 26 new Commissioners

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Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has assigned portfolios to the 26 new commissioners and members of the State Executive Council swore-in on Friday. Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto This is...

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Why Kaduna is always boiling – Stakeholders

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Kaduna, Stakeholders in Kaduna State have attributed the protracted crisis in the state to failure of governance, injustice and growing culture of hate among the people. More than 70 people were...

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

FG to pay N71bn outstanding counterpart fund to UBEC – Official

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The Executive Secretary, Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Dr Hamid Bobboyi, has said that the Federal Government would pay N71.29 billion directly to the commission being the...

Fri Nov 2nd, 2018     Read More →

I neither demolished mosques nor sent Hausa out of Anambra — Obi

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By Chioma Gabriel FORMER Governor of Anambra State and Vice-Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Peter Obi has described as sheer fabrication, wicked and inhuman, the...

Fri Nov 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Police car burnt in Shi’ite protest; 400 arrested

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•Why we opened fire on protesters — Army •Army killed our members without provocation — Shi’ites •IMN members came into Abuja with petrol bombs — Police By...

Wed Oct 31st, 2018     Read More →

A requiem for the lifeless one by Fani-Kayode

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”A voice is heard in Ramah, mourning and great weeping. Rachel weeping for her children and refusing to be comforted because they are no more”- Jeremiah 31: 15. O lifeless one, you...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

Shi’ite: Police arrest 400

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Police in Federal Capital Territory (FCT) said 400 members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shi’ites, had been arrested in connection with Tuesday’s violent protest...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

Atiku, PDP and the Nigerian challenge

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By Ibrahim Dankwambo My dear compatriots, let me start by saying that contesting in the primaries for the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) was an experience of a lifetime...

Mon Oct 29th, 2018     Read More →