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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 →

NYSC Controversy: Shittu attends FEC meeting

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJ – DESPITE the controversy surrounding his National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, that led to his disqualification in the just concluded All Progressives Congress,...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →

The way we play politics : More intrigues and alliances, less credibility

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By Tabia Princewill I WAS at a dinner with some expatriates recently and as usual the topic came to politics and to the Buhari Presidency. I felt I had to explain to them why change is so...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →

UNDP Human Devt. Index: Obaseki targets best-performer status for Edo

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The Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has said that the ongoing reforms in education and health sectors would put Edo in the league of the best performing states in subsequent human...

Tue Oct 9th, 2018     Read More →

Our out-of-school children time-bomb

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IN July 2017, Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, at the opening of the 52nd National Council of Education meeting in Kano, disclosed that the number of out-of-school children in Nigeria was...

Tue Oct 9th, 2018     Read More →

Taraba: Ishaku, Alhassan, Danladi set for showdown

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By Femi Bolaji AFTER the governorship primaries of the political parties, Taraba State is set for a showdown among three political gladiators for the top seat. Incumbent Governor, Darius Ishaku,...

Tue Oct 9th, 2018     Read More →

The horse-trading that raised Atiku as APC ratifies Buhari

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Clifford Ndujihe, Dapo Akinrefon, Festus Ahon, Egufe Yafugborhi, Levinus Nwabughiogu, Omeiza Ajayi, Dirisu Yakubu, Monsuru Olowoopejo & Yinka Ajayi •I’m moving...

Mon Oct 8th, 2018     Read More →

2019: With Atiku victory is sure – Ishaku

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By Femi Bolaji Jalingo – Following the victory of the former vice president, Abubakar Atiku at the presidential primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Portharcourt, Taraba state...

Mon Oct 8th, 2018     Read More →

2019 : Go, provide needed leadership for Nigeria to move forward, Dogara tells Atiku

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…says PDP will win APC By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA – Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara expressed confidence former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar to provide...

Sun Oct 7th, 2018     Read More →

How 72-year-old Atiku won PDP’s presidential ticket

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At the end of the count of the votes at the presidential primary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), former Vice President Atiku Abubakar polled 1,532 To bet 11 other contestants. Former Vice...

Sun Oct 7th, 2018     Read More →

Experts to proffer solution to herders/farmers clashes at The Nation/TVC summit

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Solutions to the incessant herders/farmers clashes across the country will be the focus of discussion at the summit on conflict resolution in Abuja on Monday. The major paper of the national...

Thu Oct 4th, 2018     Read More →

Group alleges irregularities in Taraba APC primary election, demands cancellation

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The Taraba Progressive Movement a group within the All Progressive Congress has called for cancellation of the primary elections conducted in Taraba state, saying it is flawed with massive...

Wed Oct 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Aisha Alhassan, wins Taraba UDP governorship primaries

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Former Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Aisha Alhassan, on Wednesday, emerged winner of United Democratic Party (UDP) governorship primary elections. Former Minister of Women...

Wed Oct 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Uduaghan, Al-Makura, Amosun cleared as APC Senatorial aspirants(Full List)

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SOUTH SOUTH AKWA – IBOM STATE S/N . NAME SENATORIAL DISTRICT . DECISION 1.GODSWILL O. AKPABIO AKWA-IBOM NORTH – WEST CLEARED 2.SEN. EFFIONG NELSON ASUQUO AKWA-IBOM SOUTH ....

Tue Oct 2nd, 2018     Read More →

2019: Dickson congratulates PDP govs on emergence as candidates

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By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA—GOVERNOR Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has congratulated governors of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP-controlled states that emerged as governorship candidates...

Tue Oct 2nd, 2018     Read More →