ABUJA—STRONG indications emerged yesterday at the Senate that the implementation of the N8.612 trillion 2018 budget recently presented to the joint session of the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari may experience some hiccups.
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ENUGU—THE University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, UNTH, Enugu, has successfully performed 11 fresh open heart surgeries, making it a total of 250 cases it has undertaken since 2003.
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By Providence Obuh Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Idiat Adebule, First female Rear Admiral in Nigeria, Rear Admiral Itunu Hotonou, among others are set to grace the Women in Successful Careers (WISCAR) 2016 conference and 7th annual graduation ceremony. WISCAR is a not-for-profit organization set up to counsel, mentor and enable career womenRead More
abuja—The feud between the leadership of the Department of State Services, DSS, and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, reached its crescendo yesterday morning as operatives of the former prevented the anti-graft agency from arresting its former Director-General, Ita Ekpenyong and former boss of National Intelligence Agency, NIA, Ayodele Oke.
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The U.S. urged Zimbabwe’s leaders to hold “free, fair and inclusive elections” as it offered congratulations on the resignation of long-time president Robert Mugabe.
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Following the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Imohimi Edgar’s announcement on Monday, declaring controversial dancehall singer, Damini Ogulu, better known as Burnaboy, wanted, in connection with the robbery and assault case on singer, Mr. 2Kay, which occurred on October 22, 2017, in his room at Eko Hotel and Suites after performing at 2Face’s Buckwyld and Breathless Concert, Mr. 2Kay has come out to say that he had it coming but was insensitive to forestall the unfortunate occurrence
President Buhari receives H.E. Mr Faure Gnassingbe, President of Republic of Togo in Statehouse on 21st November, 2017.
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Imo state Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has said that most governors in the country, including all the South-East Governors, are in support of President Muhammadu Buhari for a second term in office come 2019.
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Gov. Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun on Tuesday presented to the state House of Assembly a budget of N345.4 billion for 2018
Christened, “Budget of Accelerated Development’’, Amosun said the figure represents increase of 57 per cent over the N221.12 billion budgeted for 2017.
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Dr Acho Orabuchi, founding National Chairman of Pan Ndi-Igbo Foundation (PNF-USA) has congratulated Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra State on his re-election, describing his sweeping victory as a reflection of his people-oriented programmes.
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Prof. Andrew Nok, Kaduna State Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, died at his home in Kaduna on Tuesday at the age of 55.
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No fewer than 26 countries are participating in the 2017 Calabar carnival, Mr Ikobi Ikobi, a Commissioner in the Carnival Commission in charge of Media and Publicity has said.
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THE Nigerian Nuclear Radiation Agency, has predicted that in the near future, companies would start producing cars that run on fuels from nuclear and other radioactive materials.
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THE Ministry of Petroleum Resources has earmarked N610 million for the implementation of the 'Seven Big Wins', a programme designed by the Ministry to reform the petroleum industry.
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A cook, Peter Odoh, stunned many yesterday as he disclosed how he drugged his boss, Dr Kalu Idaika, with a cup of coffee, then led his gang to rob him over alleged non-payment of a month salary of N60,000 in Iju, a suburb of Lagos.
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There has been a report of bomb blast in Mubi in Adamawa states with many casualties recorded. According to report by Hassan Shallpella he said ‘bomb blast in Mubi town, Adamawa state North-East Nigeria this morning, many casualties recorded. More details soon [View the story “Breaking: Bomb blast kills many in Adamawa ” on Storify] Also yesterdayRead More
As the Season 5 of popular TV comedy series, Professor Johnbull, sponsored by Globacom, begins this week, two actors making their debut on the show are Angela Okorie and Osita Iheme, popularly known as Pawpaw.
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FRESH crisis is brewing between the Federal government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, over alleged non-remittance of Union Check-Off Dues and Cooperative deductions totalling over N5billion.
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