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2019: Why women’s participation is dwindling

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By Ebun Sessou & Oyetade Oluwapelumi The belief that Nigerian politics was not only meant for the male folk sprouted Prof Remi Sonaiya to join the presidential race in 2015 under the auspices...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Presidency lists ongoing, completed projects across 36 states

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By Nwafor Sunday In what can be described as a response to the fourteen (14), posers raised by the Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation, was on Friday disclosed to newsmen by the Personal...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Senate confirms 22 as NPC commissioners, rejects Kaduna nominee

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ABUJA—Senate, yesterday, confirmed the appointment of 22 nominees President Muhammadu Buhari presented to it as commissioners for the National Population Commission, NPC. File: National...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Ahmadiyya honours Onaiyekan with Peace award

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The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community worldwide, through its Muslim Television, Ahmadiyya, MTA Africa has honoured Dr John Cardinal Olorunfemi Onaiyekan, with an International Peace Award, at the...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Flood : NEMA declares ‘National Disaster’ in five more states

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The National Emergency Management Agency NEMA has declared National Disaster in the five states of Adamawa, Taraba, Rivers, Kebbi and Bayelsa following a devastating...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

Flooding: Avoiding the fury of nature

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ON Friday, September 7, 2018, during an emergency stakeholders’ meeting, the Director of Engineering Hydrology, Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency, NIHSA, Mr. Clem Nze, warned that...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

ULC to FG: Don’t privatise Ajaokuta Steel

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By Victor Ahiumayoung United Labour Congress of Nigeria, ULC, has rejected plans by the Federal Government to privatise Ajaokuta Steel Company, Kogi State, urging it to complete the company for...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

Fayose free to attend my inauguration, says Fayemi

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—THE Ekiti State governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, said yesterday, that Governor Ayodele Fayose was free to attend his inauguration slated for October 16, 2018,...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

Why women are lagging in Nigerian politics

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By Ebun Sessou, Elizabeth Uwandu & Oyetade Oluwapelumi The belief that Nigerian politics was not only meant for the menfolk spurred Professor Remi Sonaiya to join the presidential race in...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

Emeka Offor donates books to Nigerian, other African varsities

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By Soni Daniel, Abuja Oil and gas magnate and philanthropist, Sir Emeka Offor, has donated books and supplies worth N 9 billion to selected tertiary institutions across Nigeria and some...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

Atiku Campaign raises 14 posers for Buhari/APC

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor The Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation, has raised 14 posers for President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC saying that the...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →

Igbo group demands realistic restructuring plan before 2019 elections

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By Dennis Agbo ENUGU—IGBO socio- cultural organisation, Alaigbo Development Foundation, ADF, has tasked ethnic nationality groups in Nigeria, clamouring for political restructuring of the...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →

I am confident of victory in Taraba, Aisha Alhassan boasts

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Sen. Aisha Alhassan, former Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development and the governorship candidate of the United Democratic Party (UDP) in Taraba, says she is confident of victory in 2019...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →

Hundreds of commuters stranded as Takum bridge in Taraba collapses

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By Femi Bolaji Jalingo – Hundreds of Commuters plying Wukari- Takum Federal highway were on Wednesday stranded as the bridge linking the two towns which has overtime been in deplorable state...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →

Emeka Offor donates $25 m books to Nigerian Universities

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By Soni Daniel, Abuja A player in the nation’s oil and gas sector and philanthropist, Sir Emeka Offor, has given out books worth $25 million (N 9 billion) to selected tertiary institutions...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →