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Federation Cup: We are not scared of Enyimba –Osho

Lagos based Remo Stars coach, Fatai Osho has said his side will not be intimidated by the resounding profile of their round of 32 Federation Cup opponents, Enyimba FC of Aba. The Nigeria National League (NNL) promotion chasing side will square up against the two-time African champions on Wednesday at the Confluence Stadium, Lokoja for […]

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FA Cup: Enyimba will respect Remo Stars – Salisu Yusuf

Enyimba of Aba’s Technical Adviser, Salisu Yusuf, says despite the huge difference in class and cadre between the Peoples Elephant and their Federation Cup Round of 32 rivals, Remo Stars. He has instructed his players to respect them as they strive to get the job done during the regulation time on Wednesday. Remo Stars are […]

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Dekina LG Boss Become Northern LG Chairmen Forum Chair

Chairman of Dekina Local Government Area in Kogi State, Hon. Mohammed Ali has emerged as the pioneer Chairman of the Northern Council Chairmen Forum. The Forum is to focus on peer review mechanism. The young politician has promised to live up to expectations and lead the Forum to enviable heights. Hon. Mohammed Ali in a […]

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Dekina LG Boss Appoint 123 Aides (See Full List Below)

The Executive Chairman of Dekina Local Government Area, Hon(Comrade) Mohammed Ali has approved the appointment five Supervisory Councillors, fifteen Special Advisers, twenty-three Senior Special Assistants and eighty Special Assistants in a bid hit the ground running by delivering democracy dividends to the people of the Local Government Area. Hon. Ali charged the appointees to see […]

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Group Alleges Kogi Commissioner, Ndamodu Ali, Loots Kogi LGs Funds

A Kogi-based anti-corruption group, Kogi Grassroot Conscience, (KGC) has raised an alarm that the Kogi State Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Barrister Ndamodu Ali, is corruptly enriching himself with allocations meant for local governments in the state. In an email sent to SavidNews Nigeria, the group alleged that Ndamodu fleeced the local councils […]

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President Jonathan launches NFF Headquarters

A new chapter is crafted in Nigeria football history as President Goodluck Jonathan (GCFR) will on Thursday inaugurate the brand-new Football House, headquarters of the Nigeria Football Federation. The ceremony at the gorgeous facility inside the Package B of the National Stadium, Abuja will mark the first time that the Nigeria Football Federation, founded in […]

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Lagos Water Board Reveals Temporary Disruption of Water Supply

The Lagos State Water Corporation has announced that there will be temporary disruption of water supply in some parts of Lagos between Wednesday July 10 and Thursday July 11. The Group Managing Director, Engr. Shayo Holloway, stated that the disruption is due to on-going rehabilitation works at Iju intake and Headworks. He enjoined residents likely […]

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Chinese Company to Deliver 4 International Airport airport terminals

Promising that the quality of work it will do in Nigeria will be of the highest international standard comparable to similar projects executed by the company in other parts of the world, the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation, (CCECC) said it will deliver Nigeria’s four new International Airport terminals within 20 months. According to a […]

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China, Nigeria sign 5 Cooperation Agreements

President, Goodluck Jonathan, and President Xi Jinping of China Wednesday presided over the signing of five agreements in Beijing to boost financial, trade, economic, technical and cultural relations between their two countries, according to a press statement from the Nigerian presidency here. The statement said the agreements, signed after bilateral talks between the two leaders […]

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Teachers suspend strike in Edo

Teachers under the aegis of the Nigeria Union of Teachers in Edo State who embarked on a strike on June 1, this year, to press home their demand for the full implementation of the 27.5% Teachers’ Special Allowance (TSA) from the 17% which the state Government currently offers, yesterday called off the strike action. NUT […]

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Visa bond Nigeria: Britain reconsiders £3,000 Visa bond

British Prime Minister David Cameron has halted the controversial plan by his country to demand a £3,000 bond from each visa applicant from ‘high risk countries’. Under the proposal canvassed by Britain’s Home Secretary, Theresa May, as part of efforts to cut immigration and abuses of the system, first time visitors from Nigeria, Bangladesh, Sri […]

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Mandela is a “hero for the world” – Obama

US President Barack Obama said Thursday that Nelson Mandela was a “hero for the world” whose legacy will live on throughout the ages. Nelson Mandela, the anti-apartheid hero lay critically ill in hospital. “He is a personal hero. “I think he is a hero for the world, and if and when he passes from this […]

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Fresh attack claims 33 in Plateau

At least 33 people including secondary school students have been reportedly killied after gunmen, suspected to be Fulani assailants, invaded Bolgan, Karkashi, and Magama villages in Langtang South Local Government Area of Plateau State on Wednesday night. The Police in Plateau say they are yet to get the full details of the attack. The police […]