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‘With Muhammadu Buhari as President, Nigeria is in very safe hands’

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By Adekunle Aliyu Online Editor Garba Shehu the Senior Special Assistant to President on Media & Publicity has said that President Muhammadu Buhari is the best president ever that Nigeria has...

Sun Dec 16th, 2018     Read More →

Rep members not returning to House in 2019 (LIST)

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Ahead of the 2019 general elections, at least 50 per cent of the 360 House of Representatives members of the eighth assembly will not return to the ninth assembly next year. File Photo: Cross...

Sat Dec 15th, 2018     Read More →

War on jihadists won’t end unless West tackles root causes – experts

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Western powers fighting Islamist groups around the globe are condemned to a never-ending battle if they only tackle the symptoms and not the underlying causes of jihadist insurgency, experts...

Sat Dec 15th, 2018     Read More →

We won’t join PDP in playing politics with insecurity, says APC

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA: The ruling All Progressives Congress APC has berated the Peoples Democratic Party PDP for playing politics with the number of deaths recorded in the country in recent times,...

Thu Dec 13th, 2018     Read More →

Ekweremadu, Lawan disagree over Senate membership composition

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The Deputy President of the Senate, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, on Thursday, disagreed with the Majority Leader, Sen. Ahmed Lawan, over the composition of the membership of the upper legislative...

Thu Dec 13th, 2018     Read More →

2019: INEC tasks staff on productivity, credible elections

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has called on the commission’s desk officers to develop themselves for greater productivity for the forthcoming general elections to be...

Thu Dec 13th, 2018     Read More →

2019: INEC tasks staff on productivity, credible elections

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Gombe – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has called on the commission’s desk officers to develop themselves for greater productivity for the forthcoming general...

Thu Dec 13th, 2018     Read More →

FG seek ways to curb medical tourism

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The Federal Government is seeking ways to improve efficiency in the operations of public hospitals and re-equip them to save foreign exchange drain arising from medical tourism. The Minister of...

Thu Dec 13th, 2018     Read More →

LASEMA decries attack on emergency workers

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The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has warned miscreants who are in the habit of attacking emergency responders to desist from the act. Adesina Tiamiyu, GM, LASEMA The General...

Wed Dec 12th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Yobe house of assembly speaker, Zanna Ali resigns

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By Bala Ajiya The Speaker of Yobe state House of Assembly, Rt. Hon . Dala Dogo, has resigned as speaker of the house. Assembly Mace Katsina’s APC Rep joins PDP Hon. Dogo resigned after seven...

Wed Dec 12th, 2018     Read More →

U.S. designates Boko Haram, ISIS ‘entities of particular concern’

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New York – The United States has announced the designation of the Boko Haram terrorist group as an entity “of particular concern”. The U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo in a...

Wed Dec 12th, 2018     Read More →

INSURGENCY: Malnutrition threatens future of children in N/E Nigeria

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By Sola Ogundipe & Chioma Obinna The world is hungry. Currently, Nigeria is listed among the 10 hungriest nations in the world. By 2030, the world intends to end hunger. What will be...

Tue Dec 11th, 2018     Read More →

19th NSF: Ondo beat Plateau to qualify for volleyball semis

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Ondo State male volleyball team on Monday defeated their counterparts from Plateau 3-1 to progress to semi-finals of the event of the ongoing 19th National Sports Festival in...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

FG distributes food items to 45,000 displaced households in Borno

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The Federal Government (FG) on Monday said it had provided food assistance to 45,000 displaced households on monthly basis in Borno, under its Food Emergency Intervention for Northeast Programme. ...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Africa Cup of Nations hosts to be decided on January 9: CAF

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The new hosts of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations will be chosen on January 9, the president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Ahmad Ahmad told AFP on Monday. AFCON CAF has been...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →