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Senate session on Kachikwu/Baru face-off: Again, another one bites the dust

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BY HENRY UMORU THE Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Group Managing Director, GMD, Mr. Maikanti Baru, is in the eye of the storm. This may probably not be the best of times for the...

Sun Oct 8th, 2017     Read More →

Eminent Nigerians give Baru hard knocks as Senate probes NNPC boss

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…To investigate NNPC’s finances, activities …Eminent Nigerians give Baru hard knocks …Attah, Tsav, Osuntokun, Maeba, others speak ABUJA—THERE are strong indications...

Thu Oct 5th, 2017     Read More →

Senate investigates insubordination allegations against NNPC GMD by Kachikwu

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The Senate is investigating insubordination allegations against the Group Managing Director, Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Mr Maikanti Baru by the Minister of State for Petroleum...

Wed Oct 4th, 2017     Read More →

Agenda for Oseloka Obaze

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AN attempt to set an agenda for the gubernatorial candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, is like taking coal to Newcastle. I have followed his campaign with keen interest, I...

Wed Oct 4th, 2017     Read More →

Emerging low voter turnout at polls worries INEC

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed concern over decreasing rate of voter turnout in recent elections in the country. Mahmood Yakubu Chairman of the commission,...

Tue Oct 3rd, 2017     Read More →

N1.64bn Fraud: Ex-Gov Nyame fumbles as EFCC confronts him with evidence

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By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday confronted a former Taraba State governor, Jolly Nyame, with documents challenging his...

Tue Oct 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Ex-Gov. Nyame admits no recipient’s name was on N24.3m payment voucher for grains

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Former Taraba Gov. Jolly Nyame, on Monday, admitted in an FCT High Court, Gudu, Abuja, that the payment voucher for N24.3 million issued for grains in 2005 had no recipient’s name on...

Tue Oct 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Buhari, South-east governors, restive youth: What is to be done?

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Fairness and professional obligation demands that we hear the other party in a situation of conflict and disagreement, and so I intend to do precisely that this week, in response to the developing...

Sun Oct 1st, 2017     Read More →

Appointment of New Judges: Lawyers optimistic of speedy justice

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A cross-section of lawyers, who specialised in labour matters, have expressed the hope that appointment of 19 additional judges of the National Industrial Court (NICN) will assist speedy...

Thu Sep 28th, 2017     Read More →

Campaign Manual: Between Obaze and Obiano

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IN recent times, the aides to Governor Willie Obiano have written several articles with pseudo names alleging that Peter Obi is striving desperately to remain in the public eye to decide who...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Tell Anambrarians how you spent N75bn I left behind, Obi tells Obiano

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Former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi has advised his successor, Chief Willie Obiano to focus on telling the people of Anambra State what he has done for them in almost four years,...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

2,918,842 children, 19,000 schools benefited from FG’s N6.64bn feeding programme

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA —THE Federal Government, yesterday, said it has spent N6,643,432,789 for the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme. It also disclosed that 2,918,842...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari feeds 3m school kids

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Over 19,000 schools and about three million pupils have so far been covered under the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme of the Muhammadu Buhari administration. According to figures...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

IPoB: Time for national dialogue on agitations, marginalisations is now, Tofa tells Buhari

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By Olalekan Bilesanmi Alhaji Bashir Othman Tofa is a name many Nigerians are familiar with, especially those who witnessed the annulled 1993 presidential election in which he participated as the...

Sun Sep 24th, 2017     Read More →

Tor Tiv tasks subjects on unity, peace

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By John Mkom Jalingo—The Tor Tiv, His Royal Majesty, Professor James Ayatse, yesterday, tasked his subjects around the world to unite and ensure peaceful co-existence wherever they find...

Fri Sep 22nd, 2017     Read More →