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Lies, deceit and the many reasons I want Obiano out – Peter Obi

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M r. Peter Obi’s unique story in governance is the subject of many conversations. Tales of his unprecedented frugality in the utilization of government resources have been celebrated in the...

Mon Oct 23rd, 2017     Read More →

We have increased productivity; income of rice, cassava farmers – IFAD

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BY PETER DURU MAKURDI – The National Programme Coordinator, NPC, of the International Fund for Agricultural Development-Value Chain Development Programme, IFAD-VCDP, Dr. Ameh Onoja, Friday...

Fri Oct 20th, 2017     Read More →

Average price for petrol drops, kerosene increases – NBS

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Abuja – The average price paid by consumers for Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) dropped by 1.2 per cent year-on-year, the Nigeria Bureau of Statistics (NBS), has saidPetrol According to a...

Fri Oct 20th, 2017     Read More →

Jos Crises: Airforce deploys fighter helicopter to support land forces

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By: Kingsley Omonobi Abuja – The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Wednesday night that it has deployed some of its air assets and personnel to Jos, the Plateau State capital, to support Operation...

Thu Oct 19th, 2017     Read More →

States to receive 13% derivation from mining revenue — FG

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By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA— THE Federal Government has disclosed that states will receive 13 per cent derivation from mining revenue to encourage more collaboration. Minister of Mines and Steel...

Thu Oct 19th, 2017     Read More →

APC Northeast inaugurates zonal working commitee

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By Suzan Edeh Bauchi-The All Progressive Congress (APC), Northeast zone has inaugurated members of zonal working commitee that will be responsible for running the affairs of the party in the zone...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Petrol price drops by 1.2% YoY in September —NBS

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By Adaeze Okechukwu NATIONAL Bureau of Statistics, NBS, has disclosed that the average price paid by customers for premium motor spirit, PMS, otherwise known as Petrol, in September 2017 declined...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Gov. Isiaku urges licensed miners to access C of O to avoid disruption

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Gov. Darius Isiaku of Taraba on Tuesday advised mining title holders to access Certificate of Occupancy (C of O) from his state before mining, to avoid disruption of their operation. Isiaku gave...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

How can anyone go to bed, sleep soundly when workers have not been paid – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday expressed concern on the growing complaints and agitations by workers in states over unpaid salaries and allowances, in spite of interventions by the Federal...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

FG re-states commitment to pursue renewable, low carbon energy at low cost

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The Federal Government says its commitment to attain a 30 per cent renewable and low carbon energy at low cost by 2030 in the country is clear, firm and unshaken. The Minister of Power, Works...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

36 states share N173.8bn from federation account in September – Graphic Report

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The 36 states shared N173.8 billion from the Federation Account in September from the distributable revenue generated for the month. The breakdown was obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...

Sun Oct 15th, 2017     Read More →

18 states to benefit from $500m World Bank projects

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Mr Ularamu Ubandoma, the National Coordinator, Rural Access and Mobility Project (RAMP) says 18 more states will benefit from 500 million dollars World Bank assisted projects. The project is under...

Fri Oct 13th, 2017     Read More →

N1.64bn fraud: Ex-Taraba Gov. Nyame justifies extra-budgetary expenditure

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Former governor of Taraba, Jolly Nyame says extra-budgetary expenditure is normal when executing government projects as there is always room for supplementary budget. Nyame who testified in an FCT...

Thu Oct 12th, 2017     Read More →

N1.64bn fraud: Court overrules defence, admits exhibits against Nyame

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By Soni Daniel Abuja—Justice Adebukola Banjoko of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, High Court, Gudu, yesterday, overruled the objection of Jolly Nyame’s counsel, challenging the...

Thu Oct 12th, 2017     Read More →

Price of local rice drops in Jalingo markets

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The price of local rice has significantly dropped in some major markets in Jalingo, Taraba. A survey conducted on Wednesday at Gadar Bobboji, Kasuwan Bera and Mile Six Markets, shows that the...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →