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25-year-old man electrocuted while hanging Buhari's picture on an electric pole

The Leader of a community-based organization in Dutse, Yusif Mohammad described the deceased as a die-hard member of APC. A member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) member, Jamilu Tukur has been electrocuted while he was hanging pictures of President Buhari and Governor Mohammad Badaru on an electric pole. The incident occurred in Kudai community […]

Entertainment

ASUU Berates Fayemi For Defending Buhari Over Lecturers’ Welfare

The Federal University of Technology, Akure chapter of the Academic Staff Union of University has warned the governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi to steer clear of the affairs of the members of its union. The Governor, had asserted that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari has done well in meting out reasonable treatment to lecturers […]

Sports

Kalu Finally Joins Eagles Teammates In Asaba Ahead Departure To South Africa

By Adeboye Amosu: Bordeaux of France winger, Samuel Kalu, arrived the Super Eagles camp in Asaba on Wednesday to bring the number of players in the team’s camp to 23 ahead of their Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa in Johannesburg, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Kalu missed the […]

Sports

The Orange multi-billion revolution in Africa (by Simon Ateba) APO Group – Africa-Newsroom: latest news releases related to Africa

WASHINGTON D.C., United States of America, November 14, 2018/APO Group/ — by Simon Ateba The mobile revolution in Africa is being led by many firms and actors, including Orange, a network operator and creator of digital experiences in 29 countries serving 263 million customers worldwide. The French firm has established mobile payment services via Orange Money, […]

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Kogi Assembly passes Youth Devt Commission Bill, 4 others into law

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the bill was among the five passed into law after their third and final reading, following clause-clause considerations in a Committee of the Whole at plenary on Wednesday in Lokoja. The Kogi House of Assembly on Wednesday passed into law, a Bill for a Law to provide for […]

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Ember Months: No blood sucking demons on roads, drive carefully, FRSC tells drivers

Mr Hyginus Omeje, the FRSC Lagos State Sector Commander gave the advice during the official flag off of the “Ember Months” safety campaign tagged “Safe Driving, Safe Arrival”. The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has cautioned the motoring public to drive safely on highways and not to blame accidents in the ’ember months’ on blood […]

Sports

Africa Investment Forum 2018: a new bold vision tilts capital flows into Africa APO Group – Africa-Newsroom: latest news releases related to Africa

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, November 14, 2018/APO Group/ — “Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others,” a saying goes. When African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) President Akinwumi Adesina laid out his vision to tilt the flow of capital into Africa by convening the first transaction-based investment forum, many did not see what was […]

Politics

Sen. Uzodinma denies arrest, vows to remain focused on governorship race

Some sections of the media have reported that the Special Presidential Investigation Panel on Recovery of Public Property arrested the lawmaker on Sunday at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport Abuja. The Imo State All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Sen. Hope Uzodinma, has denied reports of his arrest. Some sections of the media have reported that […]

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Delta ministry records 32 per cent budget performance

Takeme spoke during the 2019 budget defence organised by the Delta House of Assembly Committee on Urban Renewal on Wednesday in Asaba. The Delta Commissioner for Urban Renewal, Chief Julius Takeme, said the ministry has so far recorded 32 per cent performance in its 2018 budget. Takeme spoke during the 2019 budget defence organised by […]

Politics

Igbo leaders endorse Atiku Abubakar

This was made known in a communique which was read after the summit on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, by prominent lawyer, Olisa Agbakoba. Igbo leaders, at a summit in Enugu state, have endorsed the candidacy of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) flagbearer, Atiku Abubakar. This was made known in a communique which was read after the […]

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Only leaders with integrity can drive Nigeria’s economic growth — Ambode

Ambode made the assertion at Alausa, Ikeja, when he received the national leadership of the Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International in Nigeria. Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Wednesday said that if Nigeria must develop and have sizable improvement in its Gross Domestic Product (GDP), people of good conscience and high integrity must […]

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FG determined to transform NIPOST into world best – Minister

Shittu said this in a statement issued by Amina Othman, Head, Public Communications, Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), on Wednesday in Abuja. The Minister of Communication, Mr Adebayo Shittu, says the Federal Government is determined to transform Nigeria’s postal sector into one of the most efficient and viable sectors of the Nigerian economy and the […]

Entertainment

Eko Atlantic City Faults Davido’s Claim, Says He Didn’t Provide Needed Requirement

Eko Atlantic City has refuted the claim by Davido, that the city refused to grant him approval to hold his upcoming concert in the city, due to his political affiliations. Eko Atlantic, on it twitter handle @EkoAtlantic, stated that they got Davido’s request last Thursday, after which, he was asked to provide clarification and details about the […]

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Atiku arrives Enugu for meeting with Ohaneze Ndigbo [PHOTOS]

The PDP flagbearer’s meeting with the group is part of consultations ahead of the 2019 presidential election. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar is in Enugu for a meeting with members of the Igbo socio-political group, Ohaneze Ndigbo. The PDP flagbearer’s meeting with the group is part of consultations ahead of the […]