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Dogara mourns late Kebbi Rep, Dantani

Dogara mourns late Kebbi Rep, Dantani

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has expressed sadness over the death of member representing Yauri/Shanga/Ngaski Federal Constituency of Kebbi state Rep. Mohammed Dantani. In a statement issued on Friday, Dogara said he received with sadness the news of the death of his colleague who died in Abuja after a protracted […]
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FG to set up cassava processing centre in Ogoniland

FG to set up cassava processing centre in Ogoniland

The Federal Government says it is planning to set up a cassava processing centre in Ogoniland to serve as alternative source of livelihood for the people of the area. Dr Marvin Dekil, Project Coordinator, Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP), under the Ministry of Enviroment, made the disclosure on Friday. He was speaking at the graduation […]
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Supplementary elections have improved quality of elections in Nigeria- INEC

Supplementary elections have improved quality of elections in Nigeria- INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says supplementary elections have helped improved quality of elections in the country. INEC National Commissioner in charge of Kano, Katsina and Jigawa states, Mr Abubakar Nahuche, disclosed this while presenting certificates of return to Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina state and 34 elected members of the state House of […]
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CCT dismisses no-case submission by Onnoghen

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) on Friday dismissed the no case submission filed by the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, in the ongoing trial over alleged false assets declaration. Chairman of the CCT, Danladi Umar, held that Justice Onnoghen must enter his defence on Monday, April 1. Earlier, Onnoghen accused the […]
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NYSC swears-in 2,049 corps members in Anambra

NYSC swears-in 2,049 corps members in Anambra

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has inducted 2,049 new corps members for the 2019 Batch A Service year in Anambra. Mr Kehinde Aremu, Coordinator of the scheme in the state, presented the new inductees to Gov. Willie Obiano at the Umunya Temporary Orientation site in Oyi Local Government Area on Friday. Aremu said 1,038 […]
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Buhari says appointment in second term will be merit-based

Buhari says appointment in second term will be merit-based

Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari Friday assured Nigerians that the appointment of political office holders in his second term will be based on merit and will help the promotion of peaceful co-existence among citizens. Buhari gave the assurance when he received the leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) led by Samson Ayokunle on their […]
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Nurses in Enugu hospitals protest colleague’s killing

Nurses in Enugu hospitals protest colleague’s killing

Raphael Ede, Enugu The National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM) in Enugu State and health workers at the Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital Enugu, have staged a protest rally at the state police headquarters demanding the arrest and prosecution of the killers of their colleague, Mrs Maria Amadi. Late Mrs Amadi, Head of Nursing Services, […]
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Police avert bloody protest in Rivers

Police avert bloody protest in Rivers

TONY JOHN, Port Harcourt     Rivers police command has prevented a demonstration by supporters of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressives Congress (APC)/African Action Congress (AAC), that would have led to a bloodbath in Port Harcourt, the state.   The command’s prompt response with the deployment of fierce-looking armed policemen, who tear-gassed […]
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