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Abdul Isiaka shines at World Bowling Championship (Africa Zone) in South Africa

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By Boluwaji Obahopo Kogi State born Abdul Isiaka, a member of the Nigeria Bowling contingent to the World Bowling Championship held at Johannesburg, South Africa, was one of the star revelations...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

The Winner Takes it All

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By Chioma Gabriel In a historic ruling weekend, the Election Petition Tribunal in Osun State nullified the election of Governor Gbenga Oyetola and declared Senator Adeleke the winner of the...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

Adesanmi’s death, a great loss to our family- Sister

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Lokoja – Mrs Iyabo Toluhi (nee Adesanmi), the elder sister of the late Prof. Pius Adesanmi, on Saturday described the death of his brother as a great loss to the family and community. Pius...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Judicial intrigues cloud supplementary polls today

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…Issues that led to the rerun in Bauchi, Sokoto, Kano, Benue By Olayinka Ajayi Voters in five states, Bauchi, Sokoto, Kano, Plateau, and Benue go to the polls in selected polling units to...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Tony Elemelu Foundation unveils 2019 entrepreneurs

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Tony Elumelu, Founder of Tony Elumelu Foundation, speaking at the unveiling of the 2019 TEF EntrepreneursThe Tony Elumelu Foundation, on Friday, unveiled finalists of its 2019 entrepreneurs drawn...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

INEC will continue to maintain its neutral status — Okoye

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Mr Festus Okoye, the INEC National Electoral Commissioner (NEC), has assured Benue residents that the commission would continue to maintain its neutral status in all its conducts. INEC boss, Prof...

Fri Mar 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Afuze Police invasion: Ekhomu launches campaign to unravel perpetrators

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…Says arrested suspect may not be real perpetrators By Evelyn Usman President of the Association of Industrial Security and Safety Operators of Nigeria, AISSON Dr. Ona Ekhomu has condemned...

Fri Mar 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Edo leads in developmental strides among APC-controlled states in January – Report

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Edo State has been ranked as the state with the most developmental strides among All Progressives Congress (APC)-controlled states in the country for the month of January on account of Governor...

Fri Mar 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Ogun produced highest tonnes of solid minerals in 2018 – NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has disclosed that Ogun produced the highest tonnes of solid minerals in the country in 2018. Ogun state governor, Ibikunle Amosun The NBS disclosed this...

Fri Mar 22nd, 2019     Read More →

INEC holds make-up polls in 17 states, FCT tomorrow

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•Resumes collation in Rivers April 2, to declare final results between April 13, 15 •FG orders closure of land borders in Adamawa, Benue, Sokoto •Army, Police vow to deal with...

Fri Mar 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Militarisation of 2019 elections

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Excesses of overzealous soldiers undermined credibility of elections — CSOs, elder statesmen, lawyers, etc. Deployment of soldiers to secure elections dangerous to our...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →

… 2019 elections is pure evil, says Dogara

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As Secondus, Obi, Saraki score 2019 elections low By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – Speaker of the House of Representatives, Honourable Yakubu Dogara has warned those who he claimed rigged the 2019...

Wed Mar 20th, 2019     Read More →

Sen. Alfa calls for intensive fight against corruption, greater efficiency of NPF

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Sen. Isaac Alfa(PDP-Kogi)has stressed the need for the Federal Government to redouble efforts at fighting corruption and overhauling the Nigeria Police Force(NPF) for greater efficiency in...

Wed Mar 20th, 2019     Read More →

Bello plotting to infiltrate Benue with thugs to influence election, youths allege

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….it is malicious, false and untrue, face your election – Kogi govt ….we can bring in anybody as far as it is legal – Benue APC By Peter Duru Makurdi – The leadership...

Wed Mar 20th, 2019     Read More →

Seven killed as truck plunges Into river In Kogi

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By BOLUWAJI OBAHOPO LOKOJA – Seven persons have lost their lives as a truck in which they were travelling in plunged into a river in Kogi community on Tuesday. Graphic content / Local...

Wed Mar 20th, 2019     Read More →