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ABU has largest carrying capacity, diversity, most sourced university – VC

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Zaria (Kaduna State) – No fewer than 50 students would graduate with first class degree during the 40th convocation ceremony of the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) scheduled to hold on...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

N-Power begins physical verification of 300,000 volunteers on Dec. 4

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Abuja – The 300,000 candidates pre-selected under the Federal Government’s N-Power Scheme will undergo its physical verification phase from Dec. 4 to Dec. 14 in the 774 local...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

Why we need to restructure Nigeria now — Ikokwu

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By Chioma Gabriel, Editor Special Features Second Republic politician and national Legal Adviser of defunct Nigeria Peoples Party , NPP, Chief Guy Ikokwu in this encounter urged that positive...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

Gov Yari, Senate frustrate Buhari’s REC nominee for Zamfara

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- STRONG indication emerged Thursday that the alleged role of governor Abdul’aziz Abubakar Yari of Zamfara State must have prompted the Senate to reject the nomination of...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Stop discussions on 2019, focus on governance — Tambuwal

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Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has described discussions on the 2019 elections as a `distraction and unhelpful’ to elective office holders. Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto Tambuwal...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Falana to Buhari: Don’t treat Ita, Oke like sacred cows

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Human rights lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria Femi Falana urged President Muhammadu Buhari not to treat former Director-General of the SSS, Mr. Ekpeyong Ita and former Director-General of the...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Senator seeks review of revenue projections in budget

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A member of the Senate Committee on Appropriation, Sen. Ibrahim Danbaba, on Thursday in Abuja advocated the review of revenue projections in the country’s annual budget. He said that the...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Buhari orders military crackdown on bandits in Zamfara

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-Approves establishment of battalion -Castle rustling has stayed for decade–Yari By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA-PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has given a marching order to the military to...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Buhari approves new measures to check terrorist activities

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the request of the Minister of Defence, Brig-Gen. Mansur Dan Ali (rtd) for the stationing of a full battalion of Special Forces in Zamfara to check...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Crisis looms as Senate queries ‘unrealistic projections in MTEF’

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—STRONG indications emerged yesterday at the Senate that the implementation of the N8.612 trillion 2018 budget recently presented to the joint session of the National...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Stop funding DISCOs, Labour tells FG

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young Abuja—ORGANISED Labour has advised the Federal Government to stop any plan to further give monies to privately-owned Electricity Distribution Companies, DISCOs, in...

Tue Nov 21st, 2017     Read More →

We are producing those who will not steal Nigeria’s money — Prince Bola Ajibola

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Prince Abdul-Jabbar Bola Ajibola (SAN), a former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, has solid credentials as an estwhile judge of the World Court, popularly called the...

Mon Nov 20th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari in the land of 5%

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It is obvious that these chieftaincy titles on Buhari are mere borrowed robes. They do not fit. Buhari has never done anything in his life as leader of this country to deserve any honour from Igbo...

Mon Nov 20th, 2017     Read More →

SERAP, pensioners drag FG to ECOWAS Court over unpaid pensions, salaries

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), Federal Civil Service Pensioners Association (FCSA), and Association of Retired Local Government Staff...

Sun Nov 19th, 2017     Read More →

Why anointed NASS leadership don’t stay long —Hon.Osagie

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•Says Obaseki’s investment drive will make Edo economic hub of the nation SIMON EBEGBULEM, BENIN CITY Hon Samson Raphael Osagie, a Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC was...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →