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Federal Civil Service begins recruitment of OND, HND, BA/BSc

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The Federal government has commenced recruitment into ministries, departments and agencies. All qualified Nigerians with OND, HND, BA/BSc are advised to apply. This was made known by the...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

Why I’ll win again in 2019 – Buhari

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Abdulsalam Muhammad & Dirisu Yakubu KANO—Moved by the outpouring of affection from the people of Kano State at the beginning of a two-day official visit, President...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

3,743 Nigerians died in road accidents in 9 months – NBS

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No fewer than 3, 743 people died in road accidents in the last nine months, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). This NBS Road Transport Data for first, second and third quarters...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

1,070 Nigerians died in road accident in Q3 – NBS

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No fewer than 1,070 Nigerians died in road accidents in the third quarter, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said. The NBS Road Transport Data for Third Quarter, 2017 posted on its website...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

Senate gives Total Nigeria one week to supply details of $16bn project

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—THE Senate yesterday gave Total Upstream Nigeria Limited, TUNL one week to appear before it and supply detailed information with reference to Nigerian Content of its...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

1999 Constitution: We have received draft of proposed amendments – 36 Speakers

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By Dennis Agbo ENUGU – Speakers of 36 state Houses of Assembly in Nigeria said they have received draft copies of the 2017 amendment to the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Amb. Ngozi Kachickwu: Mobilizing one million to march against violence

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On the heels of a report that millions of Nigerians in 16 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) may face food crisis in 2018 following insurgency, flood, windstorm, dry spell, early...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

IGR rises to N396bn, as states incur N4.2tr debt

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By Babajide Komolafe LAGOS—IN an apparent reflection of increased economic activities mirrored by the country’s recovery from recession in the second quarter of the year, the...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

Read Nigerian senate’s proceedings of Wednesday 29th November, 2017

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Below is the Nigerian Senate’s proceeding of Wednesday 29th November, 2017. Enjoy: Welcome to a new Legislative Day in the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Senate President, Bukola...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

Police arrest 2 over alleged kidnapping, murder in Zamfara

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The Police Command in Zamfara says it has arrested two suspects (names withheld), allegedly connected with the kidnapping and murder of one Sani Saidu in Guru, Maru Local Government Area. A...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

Smuggling: NCS intercepts 506 bags of foreign rice

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Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) said its command in Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara zone had intercepted 506 bags of foreign rice concealed in bags of beans smuggled into the country. The command’s...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

Police begin “surprise stop-and-search” to curb crime in Zamfara

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The Police Command in Zamfara says it has begun a surprise ‘stop-and-search’ operation as an effort to curb criminal activities in the state. The Commissioner of Police, Mr. Kenneth...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari ready to settle unpaid state debts before Xmas

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President Muhammadu Buhari has directed key finance officials to meet with representatives of Nigeria Governors’ Forum to determine how much of their unpaid debts can be released to them...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Govs agree to pay workers before Xmas

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Directs CBN gov, Udoma, Adeosun to negotiate with govs •Govs agree, say Paris Club refunds can’t clear all arrears •Negotiate what three tiers can afford—Buhari tells Minimum...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Seriake Dickson’s moment of truth

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THE Southern Senators Forum under the leadership of Senator Hope Uzodimma in quite a historic move stormed Calabar between 24-26 November, 2017 to find a perfect mix for unity within the concept...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →