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NDC Commandant hails army chief on leadership qualities

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The Commandant, National Defence College (NDC) Nigeria, Rear Adm. Oladele Daji, has commended the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru’s leadership quality in piloting the...

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JAMB scraps use of email for UTME, DE registration

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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), says the use of email is no longer required for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE)...

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Planned protest at Abuja airport:DSS invites youth leader

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ABUJA- THE Department of State Service,DSS, has invited the National President of Nigeria Youth Union,NYU, Comrade Chinonso Obasi,for questioning over the union’s suspended rally at the...

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FRSC promotes 10 Senior officers, 26 others

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The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has approved the promotion of an Assistant Corps Marshal (ACM) to the rank of Deputy Corps Marshal (DCM) and nine Corps Commanders (CC) to the rank of...

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Fresh concerns over loans burden from China

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As Nigeria and China this year mark their golden jubilee of official relations, there are growing fears over the imbalanced relationship, especially with China’s predatory lending bond with...

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Reps summon minister over resident doctors’ grievances

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For an enduring resolution of the grievances of the resident doctors in the country, the leadership of the House of Representatives has summoned the Minister of Finance, Budget and National...

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EFCC quizzes Imo ex-gov, Okorocha in Abuja

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Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested the immediate past governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha. The Guardian learnt that the anti-graft agency arrested Okorocha, yesterday,...

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Govs spurn Order 10, to implement extant financial autonomy law with conditions

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Lalong The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), yesterday, said it was disposed only to the implementation of the EXTANT financial autonomy law and not Order 10. Speaking on its behalf yesterday...

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Ministers, others seek new approach to stimulating investments in energy

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Stakeholders in the and energy sector have raised concern about Nigeria’s energy outlook, insisting that unless the country addresses critical challenges that limit private sector...

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As new IGP takes rein, decentralisation of policing on front burner

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On Tuesday, 58-year-old Usman Alkali Baba was named the Acting Inspector General of Police, taking over from Mohammed Adamu, whose tenure had expired in February. This was followed by his...

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Adeboye predicts victory over insecurity, banditry

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As security agencies continue to grapple with upsurge in kidnapping and banditry, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has said that the...

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Athletes, officials, journalists bid farewell as Edo 2020 Sports Festival ends

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After two weeks of competition in some of the best sports facilities in the West Africa sub-region, the Edo 2020 National Sports Festival will come to an end today. Already, the venues, especially...

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The power of primary health care

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Every country has a national anthem and all countries have a national flag. A few countries have a national pledge and even fewer have a national tree. Canada has gone a step further and put the...

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Osinbajo meets Duke in Aso Rock

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, met with former governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Duke, who arrived the State House around 4:30pm, proceeded...

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Alternate School Programme:FG expands membership of Nat’l Steering Committee

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Kindly Share This Story:Hajia Sadiya Umar-Farouq, Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development. *Says programme now encompasses economic empowerment of children By...

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