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2m Nigerians currently receiving AIDS treatment, says NACA

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The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) says about 1,090,233 people are receiving anti-retroviral drugs in Nigeria as at June this year. Aids The Acting Director, Research, Monitoring...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

Taraba govt takes in Cameroonians displaced by crisis

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Gembu (Taraba) – The conflict between the Cameroonian Government and Ambazonia Separatists has led to influx of many asylum seekers into Nigeria’s border towns in Sardauna and Kurmi...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

Intrigues, threats that led to N30,000 minimum wage

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young IT is no longer news that Nigerian workers are the least paid across the globe including war-torn countries.The subsisting N18,000 minimum wage in the country is less than...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari swears-in Chairman, members of CCB, 23 NPC Commissioners

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – The President also sworn-in 23 Commissioners of the National Population Commission at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa, Abuja, before the commencement...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Viral `Agbada’: Ebuka Obi-Uchendu’s designer hits it big

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Abuja – A fashion designer, Micheal Black hit it big after media personality and BBNaija host, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu wore his design, and went viral. Ebuka Obi-Uchendu dressed in Micheal...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Herdsmen killings: My troops were not ambushed in Benue recently – Maj. Gen. Yekini

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By Peter Duru Makurdi…..The Field Commander of Operation Whirl Stroke, OPWS, Maj. Gen. Adeyemi Yekini has debunked a purported online media report that his troops were recently ambushed by...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Armed Banditry: Air force Chief tours Site for FOB, Pays Courtesy Call on Emir of Birnin Gwari

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By: Kingsley Omonobi, Joseph Erunke-Abuja …Trains 701 officers on Force Protection in complex ground environment The Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, on Tuesday,...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Incompetent politicians fueling ethno-religious crisis- Sen. Bwacha

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The Deputy Senate Minority Leader, Sen. Emmanuel Bwacha, representing Taraba South Senatorial District, says incompetent politicians are responsible for ethno-religious crisis in Nigeria. Sen....

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

2019 Polls: President Buhari will defeat Atiku – lawyer

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Abuja – Mr Realwan Okpanachi, a legal practitioner and political analyst, says President Muhammadu Buhari will defeat Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

Ending the military, Shi’ites clashes

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ABUJA residents woke up Monday, October 29, 2018, to scenes of utter chaos and pandemonium, as the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, or the Shi’ites and the Nigerian Army engaged in a...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

Masari warns traditional leaders against shielding criminals

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Katsina – Gov Aminu Masari of Katsina State has warned traditional leaders against shielding criminals dislodged by the ongoing military operations in Zamfara. Masari gave the warning in a...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →

Minimum Wage showdown: FG in dilemma as 10 states offer NLC higher minimum wage

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Plateau tops list with N57,000, Abia follows with N42,000, Jigawa N32,000, Nasarawa N31, Kano N30,000, Gombe N28,000, Borno 27,000, Bauchi N25, Adamawa N23,000 , Ondo N22,000, Taraba...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →

Call for Atiku’s probe: Is this not madness, Fani-Kayode asks

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By Nwafor Sunday Following the request by the All Progressives Congress, APC, to probe the Presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar for holding a meeting...

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 →

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 →