Sule Lamido, former governor of Jigawa state has been arrested in Kano today April 30, by the police. According to NAN, Lamido was arrested for allegedly inciting his supporters to stop the conduct of state’s upcoming local council polls. His arrest is reportedly linked to a program aired on one of the Kano local radio stations. Lamido was..."
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Urges Osun Citizens to troop out for registration The Osun State Chairman of the Hope Democratic Party, Mr. Wole Adedoyin has commended the Osun State Branch of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for the remarkable improvement in the ongoing voters registration exercise in the state, which has gathered meritorious commendations from Osun State Citizens and..."
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Government of the State of Osun has announced plans to run an inquest on the death of late Senator Isiaka Adetunji Adeleke, whose sudden death has raised diverse reactions from different quarters. In a statement provided by the State, “In the light of the controversy, the State Government of Osun, using the instrumentality of the law, is setting up..."
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The economic recession which experts say Nigeria is climbing out of has been described as a wake-up call to rearrange recurrent expenditure and focus more on capital spending. This was the position of the Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode at the 2017 Biennial Convention of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) that was held..."
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Sometime ago, when the Osun State governor, Rauf Aregbesola said his state had devised strategies to tackle agricultural needs of his state and also provide jobs, it sounded like a political statement. But his willpower to create wealth and generate revenue for government, through agriculture is yielding fruit.One factor that has assisted the state in..."
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Even as we the people of Nigeria continue to pray for courage to ask the president’s men about the nature and extent of the reported presidential ailments we are told the president “has been recuperating from”, it is time to ask some questions. Suddenly, we need to examine why we actually need more prayer warriors..."
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God Almighty bless my soul How many chicken did I stole? Ten last night, ten the night before, And I’m going out tonight to steal some more! (This is from a post-grammar reggae tune) Thousands of miles of yellow police tape surround the boundaries of Nigeria from the Atlantic Ocean side to the Benin Republic..."
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Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, the Minister of Science and Technology, has said the Buhari administration was putting measures in place towards moving the economy to prosperity. Speaking to journalists in New York, Onu said “Our economy, since independence, has relied on commodities; our economy has been resource-based and the problem with that is that we have..."
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The Osun State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described as unfounded and baseless, the allegation by one Dr. Aderemi Suleiman Ajala on behalf of the Deputy Speaker, House of Representatives, Hon. Lasun Yusuf on the threat to his life, saying the “false alarm” was a product of a very sick-minded person. In..."
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The government of the state of Osun as denied that any fresh crisis started in Ile Ife on Friday. Several news outlets had Friday evening claimed 9 people were injured in a skirmish that broke out in ancient town of Ile-Ife. Speaking to newsmen yesterday evening in Osogbo, Mr. Tope Adejumo, Governor Rauf Aregbesola’s Senior Special Assistant..."
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Nigerian singer Timi Dakolo and his wife Busola Dakolo got married on the 31st of March, 2012, and today is the 5th anniversary of their union. The singer took to his Instagram page to eulogize his wife, declaring his undying love for her. The couple has 3 beautiful kids together. Sharing a loved-up photo of..."
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Days after ex-beauty queen Dabota Lawson revealed that her estranged Ex thought that she was going to come back and beg him, the former beauty queen has announced her biggest business move yet. According to her,she is set to launch her first ever mall in the highbrow area of Lagos – a dream she still can’t..."
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The best student of pediatrics for the 2015 class from the University of Port-Harcourt has finally received her prize money and the amount she received is jaw dropping. A Twitter user, Tuoyo Fregene, shared a tweet saying that a friend of his from school just received her N250 cash prize gift for graduating as the best..."
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Nigerians in the United States have commended the 8th National Assembly for keeping to its promise by passing the Diaspora Commission Bill. Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, had vowed during a courtesy visit by the group to the National Assembly last year for the Diaspora day, that his leadership would ensure the bill is..."
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The duo were hosted to an all white baby shower last week by friends and family members. Ciara and Russel Wilson (E!) The couple who are expecting their little one very soon were all smiles as they enjoyed the event. More photos from the party below: Ciara and Wilson tied the knot on July 7,..."
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Professor Tijjani Bande, a former director-general of the National Institute of Policy and Strategic Studies is Nigeria’s new ambassador to the United Nations. His appointment, along with three other ambassadors-designate, was announced today by President Muhammadu Buhari. According to Mr. Femi Adesina, media adviser to President Buhari, Bande, who is from Kebbi state and the others..."
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It has been gathered that a serving corp member has died following an electrocution at his place of primary assignment, in Taraba state. According to a post shared by a Facebook user identified as Frank Friday Onyebuchi Ihuoma?, a corp member serving in Taraba state, has died due to electrocution. The late corp member identified as..."
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The state Deputy Governor, Silas Agara, while inaugurating the committee on Friday in Lafia, said the scheme would facilitate access to quality and affordable healthcare service delivery in the state. The Nasarawa State Government has constituted a technical committee to work out modalities for the establishment of a state Health Insurance Scheme. He said the..."
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A young Kenyan girl incorporates African fabrics into her paintings and the results are beautiful. Her talent drives her to create unique and authentic works of art. Her father, who is also a painter, supports her and she is taking the world by storm with her unique style that incorporates African fabrics into her paintings,..."
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Dr. Edwin Uche Executive Assistant to Imo State Governor on Poverty Alleviation said the government distributed inputs and paddy rice to 1,000 rice farmers. He said: “Besides providing farmers with high-yielding rice seedlings, inputs and finance, we engage experts, who will put them through the process. “There is arrangement for off-takers to buy off what..."
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