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Understanding the Imo guber imbroglio

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By Greg Nwadike Imo, like every other state of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has just three senatorial districts of unequal delimitations namely; Imo West (Orlu Senatorial zone), Imo East...

Wed Jan 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Aftermath of hot exchanges: Buhari, OBJ greet; NCS okays N27,000 minimum wage

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•FG to pay N30,000; NASS gets minimum wage bill today •Jonathan, Saraki, Abdulsalami, at NCS meeting ; IBB, Gowon absent •NCS expresses satisfaction with INEC’s preparations...

Wed Jan 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Again, Charkin wins NIMASA training award

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Charkin Offshore Training and Safety Centre, Port Harcourt, has won the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) recognition award for the second time. Charkin Maritime...

Wed Jan 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Police in Ebonyi nab man for killing wife, children, 4 others

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The Police Command in Ebonyi says it has arrested “an insane man“, name withheld, for allegedly killing his wife, two children and four other members of his community in Ebonyi. The...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Woman dies in sleep after fight with neighbour

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By Dayo Johnson Akure—A 27-year-old woman, Olabode Bello, and her two children have been arrested by the Police for beating a 40-year-old housewife, Foluke Olanipekun, a co-tenant at their...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Drama in court as policemen, prison officials clash over custody of suspect

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By Dayo Johnson Akure—FOR over an hour, chief magistrates, lawyers, litigants, court officials and journalists were held hostage in court premises in Akure, the Ondo State capital, as prison...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Do you agree with OBJ that Buhari plans to rig election? (1)

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Mr.Oluyemi Fasipe, ommunication Strategist. From all indications, Obasanjo might just be right, judging from the elections conducted under this administration, from Edo to Ondo to Ekiti to Osun,...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Akeredolu announces establishment of Port Ondo

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Akure—IN his bid to make Ondo State an industrial hub, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has announced the establishment of a Deep Sea Port to be named Port Ondo. Akeredolu The Governor said the sea...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Oil & Gas Training Centre: Ondo ex-militants hail Akeredolu, pledges support 

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AKURE—Ex-militants in Ondo State, weekend, hailed Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, for facilitating establishment of the new oil and gas vocational training centre in the state. Oil Speaking at...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Hot foods in polythene bags are contaminated by chemicals,- ecologist

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An ecologist, Mrs Nnenna Didigu, says hot foods packaged in polythene bags are harmful to human health because they are usually contaminated with the chemicals used in producing the bags. Didigu,...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Edo market women laud FG, Obaseki on TraderMoni

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Market women in Edo State have hailed the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government and the State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, for ensuring that traders in the state benefit from...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Policies should address inequality, enhance welfare –Shamsuddeen Usman

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In his presentations, the former Minister of National Planning and Chairman of the 2019 Vanguard Economic Discourse, Dr. Shamsudeen Usman, emphasised the need for government to make policies that...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Amnesty Programme: Senate, Reps laud Dokubo

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Chairman of Senate Committee on Niger Delta, Senator Peter Nwabushi said, weekend, that the Senate was proud of the achievements of the Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta and...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Voice of media, voice of the people

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…in celebration of six million strongman, Aare Gani Adams By Tunde Akanni, PhD This book, Voice of media, voice of the people, edited by Dr. Qasim Akinreti, and published by the Nigerian...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

How we sneak into female hostels to steal pants for money ritual

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By Esther Onyegbula Activities of fraudsters, popularly known as Yahoo Plus, have assumed a worrisome dimension.Before now, their targets were gullible foreigners. But today, fraudsters, who...

Sun Jan 20th, 2019     Read More →