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Man who regained sight after 21 years to enroll in school, says Father

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Demsa (Adamawa) – Mr Eli Humoshe, the father of the 24-year-old Edmond Eli who regained his vision after 21 years said his son who missed school over the years would be enrolled for adult...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Ministerial portfolios: Round pegs in round holes or…

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Acting Political Editor AS President Muhammadu Buhari swears in the 43 ministers-designate on Wednesday, all eyes are on him to see the portfolios he will assign the seven...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

How I would have assigned portfolios — Onovo, ex-NCP presidential candidate

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By Chinwoke Akoma Chief Martin Onovo, the presidential candidate of the National Conscience Party, NCP, the party founded by the late Chief Gani Fawehinmi, in the 2019 general elections, speaks on...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity: MACBAN begins tour of Fulani settlements in Enugu

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The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders’ Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) says it has begun the sensitisation of its members in the 14 Fulani settlements in Enugu State, in order to check...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

NEMA urges collaboration in providing safety for humanitarian workers

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The Director-General, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mr Mustapha Maihaja, has called for collaboration with Nigerians in providing safety to aid workers exposed to risk in the course...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari’s decision that changed Boko Haram’s narrative

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By David Onmeje A South African adage says;” Even an ant can hurt an elephant.” So, on May 29, 2015, when President Muhammadu Buhari took the oath of office as Nigeria’s...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Great expectations as Buhari, Atiku await tribunal judgment

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Atiku By Dirisu Yakubu In what many see as arguably the most disputed election in Nigeria’s electoral history in recent times, the controversy surrounding the outcome 2019 Presidential...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

How to decongest Lagos seaports — NPA, NIMASA, Navy, Transport Ministry, others

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•As inter-agency rivalry stifles progress •Govt politicising issue to remain in Lagos – Ship Owners Association •As Reps C’ttee summons Nigerian Customs, NNPC, BPE,...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Reps committee summons DSS, CBN, NNPC, Customs

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Abuja – An ad hoc committee of the House of Representatives has summoned heads of four government agencies to appear before in on Monday, Aug. 19. House of Representatives This followed the...

Thu Aug 15th, 2019     Read More →

Eid Mubarak: Dujima Adamawa,  Halilu secures release of 41 prisoners

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The Dujima Adamawa the First, Alhaji Musa Halilu, has facilitated the release of 41 prisoners serving various jail terms at the Numan Prisons in Adamawa State. Nigeria’s security challenges,...

Thu Aug 15th, 2019     Read More →

When shall we vanquish Boko Haram?

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By Gambo Dori AS the Boko Haram scourge turned into its tenth year, this must be the question, I guess, that must be agitating the minds of many, particularly those of us living in the afflicted...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

National Youth Games, avenue to groom next Olympic medalist — Are

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Dr Ademola Are, Director Grassroots Sports Development, Ministry of Youth and Sports Development, said that the annual National Youth Games (NYG), will provide an opportunity for Nigeria to...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

U.S. air regulators ban some Apple laptops on flights

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Some MacBook Pro laptops are being banned on flights in the United States amid Apple’s recent statements saying that batteries in several units pose fire risks, Bloomberg reported. The US...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

BEFORE HIS ARREST: Why Nigeria is due for revolution — Sowore

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By Morenike Taire & Ebele Orakpo Mr Omoyele Sowore, 48, is a human rights activist, publisher of Sahara Reporters, and 2019 presidential candidate of the African Action Congress, AAC....

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

107 IDPs graduate from NCDMB craft training

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By Udeme Akpan THE Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), has trained 107 internally displaced persons (IDPs), in different crafts under its Fair Chance Initiative (FCI), for...

Tue Aug 13th, 2019     Read More →