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Video: Abacha, Diezani, Judiciary, others exposed in high-profile corruption – SERAP

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Video by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, exposes ex-Head of state, General Sani Abacha, Former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison Madueke, the judiciary and other high...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

My journey into fame was magical — Julie Coker

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By Jemi EkunkunborBy Jemi EkunkunborShe was a young, naïve school girl who, after a brilliant performance at her school’s Festival of Arts, was lucky to have her photograph plashed on...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

Toward A Workable Nigeria

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Nigeria is not working, as it is currently constituted. There is a clear and present danger that the country may fall apart if something is not done urgently to restructure the ship of state. The...

Sat Aug 12th, 2017     Read More →

Northern group blames Kanu for anti Igbo song, says he is acting as if he is above the law

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By Ben Agande Kaduna – A Coalition for Northern Group has attributed alleged anti Igbo song in some parts of North to Nnamdi Kanu’s action which portrayed him as being above Nigerian...

Thu Aug 10th, 2017     Read More →

Osinbajo appoints 21 new Permanent Secretaries

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The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osibanjo has approved the appointment of 21 new Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service. The Federal Government made the announcement in a statement...

Thu Aug 10th, 2017     Read More →

AgP Osinbajo appoints 21 new fed. Permanent secretaries

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The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has approved the appointment of 21 new Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service.Osinbajo Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, Head of the Civil Service of the...

Thu Aug 10th, 2017     Read More →

Insurgency: Northern govs donate N360m to Borno

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By Ndahi Marama MAIDUGURI—Governors of 18 Northern states, yesterday, donated N360 million to support Borno State in addressing problems associated with humanitarian needs and rebuilding of...

Wed Aug 9th, 2017     Read More →

D-G urges Nigerians to patronise locally made goods

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Hajia A’isha Hassan, the Director-General, Sokoto State Small and Medium Scale Enterprises Development Agency (SOSMEDA) on Monday advised Nigerians to emulate the Federal Ministry of...

Mon Aug 7th, 2017     Read More →

Air Peace to begin Akure flights

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Lagos – A Nigerian carrier, Air Peace will on Aug. 11 begin scheduled commercial flight operations to the Akure Airport in Ondo. The airline made the announcement in a statement issued by...

Mon Aug 7th, 2017     Read More →

Those against restructuring are real enemies of Nigeria —Bishop Okonkwo

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…Advises NASS to revisit it By Joseph Erunke ABUJA—PRESIDING Bishop of The Redeemed Evangelical Mission, TREM, Dr Mike Okonkwo, yesterday, said those opposed to restructuring in the...

Mon Aug 7th, 2017     Read More →

N255m bullet-proof BMW: It’s FG’s vehicle, not mine – Oduah

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Former Minister of Aviation, Sen. Stella Oduah, says she is unaware of any probe by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on any matter allegedly concerning her. She was reacting to...

Sun Aug 6th, 2017     Read More →

A house for the Sultan

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By Obi Nwakanma Nigeria is a real theatre of the absurd. As a matter of fact, daily life, and public conduct in Nigeria would have given far greater material to the work of Beckett and Pinter...

Sun Aug 6th, 2017     Read More →

Northern governors, traditional rulers to come up with stand in region’s, Nigeria’s best interests — Almakura

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Gov. Tanko Almakura of Nasarawa State says a committee of Northern governors and traditional rulers will soon come up with a stand in the region’s and country’s best...

Sat Aug 5th, 2017     Read More →

Northern govs, traditional rulers to come up with stand on restructuring soon – Almakura

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Keffi (Nasarawa State) – Governor Tanko Almakura of Nasarawa State says a committee of Northern governors and traditional rulers will soon come up with a stand in the region’s and...

Sat Aug 5th, 2017     Read More →

Biafra: The Legal, Political, Economic, and Social Questions

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We know very well that the toad does not run in the daytime for nothing; if it is not after something, then something must be after it. Although Nigeria is not new to agitations of all kinds, the...

Sat Aug 5th, 2017     Read More →