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APC expresses sadness over Supreme Court’s verdict on Zamfara

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA: The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has expressed sadness over the judgement of the Supreme Court which upheld the decision of the Sokoto Division of the Court of...

Fri May 24th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Flying Eagles pound Qatar 4 -0

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Nigeria’s Flying Eagles open their Group D campaign at the 2019 FIFA Under-20 World Cup in Poland with a 4-0 defeat of Qatar at Tychy, through goals from Maxwell Effiom, Okechukwu Offia,...

Fri May 24th, 2019     Read More →

APC NWC names Giadom Acting National Secretary

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The National Working Committee NWC of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC has appointed Hon. Victor Giadom as the Party’s acting National Secretary,...

Fri May 24th, 2019     Read More →

626 killed in 2019 elections ― Report

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By Dennis Agbo NO less than 626 persons were reportedly killed in the event leading to and during the conduct of the 2019 general elections in Nigeria. 2019 election Out of the number, the...

Fri May 24th, 2019     Read More →

Pilgrims are sponsors of your contract, NAHCON boss tells approved airlines

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THREE airlines have been approved by the Presidency for 2019 Hajj operations. They are Max Air Limited, Medview Airlines Plc, and FlyNas of Saudi Arabia. NAHCON-Boss, Barr Abdullahi...

Fri May 24th, 2019     Read More →

Mobilising Nigeria’s human and natural resources for national development and stability by Obasanjo

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Full text of the keynote address delivered by former President at the Anglican Church Synod in Delta Keynote Address by His Excellency Chief Olusegun Obasanjo At the 2019 Synod of the Church of...

Thu May 23rd, 2019     Read More →

REPS SPEAKERSHIP: Yakub toes APC’s line, steps down

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu AN aspirant to the speakership of the House of Representatives in the 9th Assembly, Hon. Yusuf Buba Yakub, has dropped his ambition, saying he would toe the All Progressives...

Thu May 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, ministers hold valedictory FEC session today

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President Muhammadu Buhari will preside over the valedictory session of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), on Wednesday, exactly a week before his inauguration for another four-year...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

APPOINTMENTS: Buhari favoured South more than North – Records

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•South gets 52.4%, North 47.6% •Ikokwu, Ozekhome, ABC Nwosu, others speak By Clifford Ndujihe, Henry Umoru, Dirisu Yakubu & Olayinka Ajayi IF the contents of classified records were...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

Senate leadership: Crisis looms as senators allege moves to change voting method

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lAllege use of EFCC to harass senators, others to change the rules lWe aren’t aware of change in voting pattern —PDP senators By Henry Umoru ABUJA—AHEAD of the inauguration of...

Mon May 20th, 2019     Read More →

I’m committed to your welfare, Shina Peller, assures constituents

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Ibadan – Mr Shina Abiola Peller, House of Representatives member-elect for Iseyin/Itesiwaju/Kajola/Iwajowa Federal Constituency in Oyo State, has reassured of his commitment to the welfare...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Police kill ‘Shaho’ kidnap kingpin, nab gang members

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A kidnapping kingpin and notorious armed robber, who recently masterminded the kidnap of the UBEC Chairman along Abuja- Kaduna road is dead. Kidnapping kingpin gang The suspect, one Sumaila...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Girls who are mothers at ages they should be in school

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•30 years after the adoption of the Rights of the Child By Chioma Obinna One thing peculiar to children irrespective of nationality or tribe is that they are born the same way. They are also...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Reps passes Bill to make June 12, Democracy Day

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Senate, yesterday, agreed with the House of Representatives to approve a bill that will make June 12, the nation’s Democracy Day. Late MKO Abiola With the...

Fri May 17th, 2019     Read More →

Senate approves N14.6bn as refund to Bauchi

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE Senate, yesterday, approved promissory notes and bond issuances worth N14.623,031,107.51 billion to Bauchi State as reimbursement for projects executed on behalf of the...

Fri May 17th, 2019     Read More →