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Between presidential poll, the Judges’ gavels

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By Carl Umegboro THE Presidential Election Petition Tribunal for 2019 polls concluded its onerous tasks on Wednesday, September 13, 2019 which ended in favour of the ruling party, All Progressives...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

CBN spends N146bn to support 849,480 rice farmers — Emefiele

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it spent N146 billion to support 849,480 wet and dry seasons rice farmers across the country. CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele The CBN Governor, Mr Godwin...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

CBN committed N30bn to boost oil-palm production — Emefiele

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it has committed about N30 billion to enhance Oil-palm production in the country. CBN Gov Godwin Emefiele The CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, disclosed...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

Updated: N100bn livestock budget won’t include foreign pastoralists, NEC

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THE National Economic Council, NEC, yesterday approved N100 billion for National Livestock Transformation Programme, NLTP with a declaration that it does not accommodate foreign pastoralists. NEC...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

Why we dialogue with bandits, IGP

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…Says crime rate has dropped By Johnbosco Agbakwuru THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Mohammed Adamu today justified the current dialogue between bandits who had killed many people in...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

Price of kerosene up 10.8% as cooking gas drops

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By Prince Okafor Average price of petroleum products across the 36 states of the federation have recorded some increases in the month of August, 2019, the Nigerian Bureau of Statistic, NBS, has...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

N614bn bailout deductions: We are ready to pay — Governors

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Dr Kayode Fayemi, Chairman NGF By Henry Umoru, Abuja The 36 State Governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) yesterday agreed to pay the N614 billion that was advanced to thirty...

Wed Sep 18th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Governors in Marathon Meeting over N614bn bailout deductions, others 

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By Henry Umoru THE thirty- six State Governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) are at the moment engaged in a marathon meeting ahead of Thursday’s 97th National Economic...

Wed Sep 18th, 2019     Read More →

Zamfara Govt begins local production of drugs

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The Zamfara Government has commenced the production of drugs to reduce cost and guard against use of fake drugs in the country. Gov. Bello Matawalle said made this known on Wednesday in Gusau...

Wed Sep 18th, 2019     Read More →

Zamfara Governor’s wife to sponsor orphans’ education

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Wife of Zamfara Governor, Hajiya Balkisu Matawalle on Wednesday in Gusau pledged to partner with organisations in sponsoring orphans to acquire quality education. Hajiya Balkisu Matawalle Mrs...

Wed Sep 18th, 2019     Read More →

LASPOTECH gets full accreditation for 66 programmes

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The Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH), Ikorodu on Wednesday said it had secured 100 per cent accreditation of all the 66 programmes in the institution. The Polytechnic Spokesman, Mr Olanrewaju...

Wed Sep 18th, 2019     Read More →

Zamfara monarch commends UKAid for empowering pregnant women

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The Emir of Tsafe, in Zamfara, Alhaji Muhammad Bawa, has commended the UK Department for International Development (DFID) for empowering pregnant women in the state through its Child Development...

Tue Sep 17th, 2019     Read More →

We’ll win Bayelsa, Kogi guber elections – PDP

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Dirisu Yakubu – Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) boasted on Tuesday that it would emerge victorious in the November 16 governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi States.....

Tue Sep 17th, 2019     Read More →

Apapa gridlock: Sanwo-Olu, Reps seek approval for Lekki, Badagry seaports

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni & Monsuru Olowoopejo LAGOS—GOVERNOR Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State and members of the House of Representatives, yesterday, urged the Federal Government to...

Tue Sep 17th, 2019     Read More →

Gbajabiamila visits Katsina State over security challenges

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The Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, has visited Katsina State to access the level of insecurity with a view to finding lasting solutions. Femi Gbajabiamila Gbajabiamila...

Tue Sep 17th, 2019     Read More →