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Money Laundering Charge: Court grants FG’s request to try Dasuki in absentia

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Monday, gave the Federal Government the nod to try the detained former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col....

Mon Nov 19th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari plans education bond for public varsities

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The Federal Government is considering setting up an education bond to finance infrastructure in public universities, President Muhammadu Buhari has said. A cross session of Littoral University...

Mon Nov 19th, 2018     Read More →

My administration committed to national unity, religious harmony- Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration is committed to national unity and religious harmony, urging Nigerians to embrace the effort. He gave the assurance on Sunday during the 10th...

Sun Nov 18th, 2018     Read More →

2019: INEC confirms Tambuwal as Sokoto PDP governorship candidate

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has confirmed the nomination of Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic...

Sun Nov 18th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari, Sultan, Ajimobi extol UI’s achievements at 70

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…As President promises quick resolution of ASUU strike By Adeola Badru IBADAN-PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari and other prominent Nigerians have extolled the premier University of Ibadan for...

Sun Nov 18th, 2018     Read More →

How Hijab dress code led to ISI closure

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By Ola Ajayi IBADAN—THE peaceful atmosphere of the International School Ibadan, a privately-owned institution situated on the campus of the University of Ibadan was ruptured, on Monday, when...

Fri Nov 16th, 2018     Read More →

PMB, Sultan, Govs, for MUSWEN’s N5bn Islamic centre

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President Muhammadu Buhari and Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar will on Sunday November 18, lead prominent Islamic leaders to Ibadan for the fund raising of N5bn International Islamic...

Fri Nov 16th, 2018     Read More →

When Prince Charles came visiting

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By Gambo Dori WHEN Prince Charles came visiting last week, it was an opportunity once more for the country to put forward our prominent royal fathers as a welcome party for the heir-apparent to...

Thu Nov 15th, 2018     Read More →

Tambuwal’s deputy, Ahmad Aliyu, resigns

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THE Deputy Governor of Sokoto State, Ahmed Aliyu, has resigned his position. Tambuwal Aliyu, who is the governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, in the 2019 election, reportedly...

Thu Nov 15th, 2018     Read More →

Sultan decries decay of infrastructure in education sector

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The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has decried the deplorable state of infrastructure in education across the country and described it as a major threat to the sector. The...

Wed Nov 14th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Sokoto Deputy governor resigns?

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Indications have emerged that Alhaji Ahmed Sokoto the deputy governor of Sokoto State and the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has resigned from his position. Alhaji...

Wed Nov 14th, 2018     Read More →

LAWRENCE WILBERT: For the love of Unity Schools

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By CHARLES KUMOLU Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Agilent Wireless Limited, Mr. Lawrence Wilbert, who was recently elected President-General of Unity Schools Old Students...

Wed Nov 14th, 2018     Read More →

Dasuki refuses to appear in court, flays Buhari over detention

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..says there must be an end to this hypocrisy, partisan rule of law …..as FG moves to try him in absentia By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – Former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col....

Tue Nov 13th, 2018     Read More →

Alaafin of Oyo: Coping with a disintegrated empire

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By Eric Teniola ON October 15, IKU BABAYEYE IGBAKEJI ORISA, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, the Alaafin of Oyo was 80. He is the Emperor of a lost Empire which in the 18th century occupied the...

Tue Nov 13th, 2018     Read More →

INEC: PDP allays fears over Tambuwal’s omission

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA—THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday said there was no cause for alarm, following the omission of Governor Aminu Tambuwal on the list of governorship...

Tue Nov 13th, 2018     Read More →