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Senate orders Border Agency to provide projects’ location within 24 hours

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By Henry Umoru – Abuja The Senate Wednesday came hard on the Management team of the Border Communities Development Agency ( BCDA), following the refusal of the latter to state locations for...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria won’t meet UN SDG 2030 health target unless – Prof. Soludo

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Says poor nutrition, hygiene, religious beliefs major factors for decreasing life expectancy Thousands ‘re dying due to patronage of miracle,magical healing centres,he adds By Joseph...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria Security Tracker 2019: October 1 to October 15

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By Rasheed Sobowale Here are some cases of crime incidents reported by Vanguard since the beginning till 15th of the month of October in 2019. This is part of Vanguard’s Nigeria Security...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Tens of thousands displaced by violence in Zamfara ― Doctors Without Borders

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The international medical humanitarian organisation, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has published a report on its website claiming that tens of thousands of...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Coronation Anniversary: Obaseki leads Edo EXCO members to celebrate with Oba of Benin

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The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki at the weekend led members of the State Executive Council to the palace of the Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, the Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Kogi lawmakers who impeached Achuba should face trial – Okenyi

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By Emma Amaize, Asaba A former Commissioner in Delta State, Chief Dan Okenyi, Tuesday, called for trial of all the legislators in Kogi State House of Assembly, who took part in the legislative...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Insurgency: Nigeria to procure additional fighter helicopters from Russia — Presidency

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The Presidency says Nigeria will procure weapons including fighter helicopters from Russia to enhance the nation’s ongoing fight against insurgency, banditry and violence crimes. Military...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

PDP sets up sub-c’ttees for Bayelsa gov election

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THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Campaign Council has set up eight sub-committees to strategise for victory in the forthcoming Bayelsa State governorship election. Peoples Democratic...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Buhari to meet Putin in Russia

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President Muhammadu Buhari is to depart Abuja on Monday to attend a three-day Russia-Africa Summit in Sochi, Russia, between Oct. 23 and Oct. 25. Buhari, South Africa A statement by the...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Guber Election: Steer clear of Kogi State, PDP warns el-Rufai

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By Dirisu Yakubu – Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has advised Kaduna State governor, Nasir el-Rufai, who chairs the All Progressives Congress, APC, Kogi state National Campaign...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari to participate in Russia–Africa Summit in Sochi

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President Muhammadu Buhari is to depart Abuja on Monday to attend a three-day Russia-Africa Summit in Sochi, Russia, between Oct. 23 and Oct. 25. A statement by the President’s spokesman,...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Is APC still the answer?

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By Dele Sobowale “A political party deserves the approbation of [Nigeria] only as it represents the ideals, the aspirations and the hopes of [Nigerians]. If it is anything else, it is merely...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Our laws inadequate, obsolete to protect girl-child—-Baiyewu

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By Gabriel Ewepu The Country Director, Global Rights Nigeria, Abiodun Baiyewu, in this interview on commemoration of 2019 International Day of the Girl Child on October 11, raised concerns about...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

NiMet predicts thunderstorms, rains for Thursday

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Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted thunderstorms over few places of the north, with thunderstorms and rains over central, southern cities on Thursday. NiMet’s weather...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Tecno to sponsor competition winners to Europe

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By Juliet Umeh Smartphone brand, Tecno Mobile, in partnership with African Artists’ Foundation and National Geographic Magazine, has unveiled the winners of the #UnlockCAMission Camp...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →