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UBEC decries slow pace of accessing N41bn funds by states

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The Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) has disclosed that about N41.06 billion matching grant has remained unaccessed by the 36 states and Federal Capital Territory. Executive Secretary...

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Read More →

Cheers, fireworks as ‘spectacular’ Edo 2020 Sports Festival ends

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In the last 12 days, the best of Nigerian youths have been in Benin City fighting for sporting laurels for their states. But beyond the competition on the track and field, as well as halls, the...

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Read More →

Stakeholders recommend committee system for Apapa gridlock

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STAKEHOLDERS in the maritime industry are advocating for the formation of a committee by all the relevant players in the sector as the solution for the gridlock that has bedeviled the port...

Wed Apr 14th, 2021     Read More →

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...

Wed Apr 14th, 2021     Read More →

FG committed to increasing citizens’ access to electricity

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[FILES] Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo. PHOTO: Twitter/NigeriagovThe Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has unveiled solar power connections in Jangefe town in Roni LGA, Jigawa State as part...

Wed Apr 14th, 2021     Read More →

Cultism: Police arrest 6 suspects during initiation, recover guns

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The Police Command in Anambra says it has arrested six youths aged between the ages of 17 and 25 years suspected to be cult members. DSP Toochukwu Ikenga, the Police Public Relations Officer of...

Wed Apr 14th, 2021     Read More →

New ‘Nigerian COVID’ strain jolts UK city after rise in cases

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• How pandemic opened up talents of Nigerian scientists, by Buhari • Ramadan: WHO warns of a possible surge in COVID-19 pandemic • 2% of 690 million COVID-19 vaccines administered...

Tue Apr 13th, 2021     Read More →

Investors weigh-in macroeconomic trend

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Having come to the end of the 2020 full year earning season where more than 70 percent of the quoted companies have published their financial results, analysts have projected that developments in...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Anambra deploys technology to tackle exam malpractice

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The Anambra State Government on Monday said plans were underway to commence the deployment of technology to monitor examinations in public schools across the state. Prof. Kate Omenugha, the state...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Chinua Achebe’s social allegory of Nigeria

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Chinua Achebe Fireballs and thunder did not augment the wailing wind when he died. This month eight years ago, Achebe crossed the abyss between the lands to make a new beginning with his...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Southeast governors unleash Ebube Agu to tackle rising unrest

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After some pussyfooting, the governors of the five Southeast states of Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu, and Imo yesterday decided to take their destinies in their hands and address the...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Firm targets 1500-unit houses in Abuja, Lagos, others

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Housing estate in Enugu To mitigate the nation’s housing deficit, a real estate firm, the COPEN group has indicated readiness to deliver over 1500 housing units across different cities...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

FG begins five million solar power scheme, plans rollout in geopolitical zones

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo flagged off The Solar Power Naija-part of ESP nationwide plan to deliver 5m connections to off-grid communities in Jangefe, Jigawa State. Photos: Twitter A plan to...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Okorie warns Anambra APC against imposition of guber candidate

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A CHIEFTAIN of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Chekwas Okorie, has warned his party against imposition of candidate in the November 6, 2021 governorship election in Anambra...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

PDP needs right candidate, unity in Anambra governorship race- Aspirant

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AnambraDr Ifedi Okewnna, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Aspirant for Anambra 2021 Governorship Election, says the right candidate and working in unity are critical factors for the party to regain...

Sun Apr 11th, 2021     Read More →