Contrary to the content of the letter that President Goodluck Jonathan refused to sign the Constitution Amendment Bill because of alleged usurpation of executive powers by the National Assembly in the bill, among other reasons, there is an allegation that Jonathan signed the original amendment bill.
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A 32-year-old nursing mother, who was caught for alleged armed robbery in Lagos, has blamed her plight on the huge financial burden on her.
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Tincan Island Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), is one of the units that has made significant contributions to Nigeriaâ€™s economy in revenue generation and trade facilitation. Since the on-going reforms by NCS began, Tincan has recorded outstanding increase in revenue collection for the economy. Sunday Vanguard, on a visit to the Command gathered that aside from previous statistics of income generation, Tincan raked in over N240.1billion in 2013, N284.2 in 2014 and N61.6 billion between
Dr. Femi Aribisala, a pastor and Vanguard columnist, in this interaction with Vanguard editors, ventilates his passion for President Goodluck Jonathan and explains his position on the person and politics of the president-elect, Major-General Muhammadu Buhari. Excerpt
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THE deaths in a remote community of Irele in Irele local government area of Ondo State were attributed to the action of six boys who broke into the shrine of Molokun, the deity of the people and desecrated it by stealing artifacts and sacred objects.
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I think this is a question meant for the party. I wish John Oyegun was here to answer you because we have a system. Just because I am the presidential candidate and the president-elect, I donâ€™t think the system has allowed me to usurp the power of the party executives. But, certainly, in a multi-party democratic system, fundamentally, it is the number that matters for the people. But for the party, what matters is the ability to manage the number so that the majority will have its way and there
Seyi Ashekun is fast carving a niche for herself as an actress to watch out for. The curvy role interpreter will tell anyone who cares to listen that she isnâ€™t just getting roles because she is curvy, but because she has what it takes to deliver. Last year, she clinched the award for the Best Actress at the Best of Nollywood awards. The Ogun state born actress opened up on her sex for roles and why she desires the bum of Kim Kadarshian, among other issues.
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The blame game is always a dirty game. And it gets dirtier when it is played with coloration that may have some racial or tribal undertones. This is something Nollywood actor and producer, Kunle Afolayan learnt the hard way when he vented his anger through tweets over the pirating of his latest movie â€˜October 1â€™.
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Although technology was at the center of the just concluded 2015 elections, Nigerian IT practitioners have expressed fresh concern saying that Nigeria may not reap the benefits of digital economy of the 21st century unless the incoming government listens to the wake up call of making Information Technology the centerpiece of national development mission.
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Hardly will anyone argue that the contemporary Nigerian society is not such that is riddled with avarice and corruption.
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Gale of defections hitting the outgoing ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP assumed a serious dimension yesterday with its former National Chairman, Prince Vincent Ogbulafor visiting the national secretariat of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Abuja.
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The joy of the couple whose three children were abducted by a maid in Lagos knew no bounds, Wednesday, after they found their children, hale and hearty, dumped in a building at Shasha, a suburb of the city.
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THE All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has called the attention of the security agencies and Nigerians to the spate of security breaches in the state, saying Governor Ayodele Fayose was responsible for the state of siege Ekiti people have found themselves.
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Pa Ikechukwu Okonkwo, a septuagenarian, and his family stayed back in their three-bedroom apartment in Festac Town, Amuwo Odofin, Lagos, to monitor reports from his large screen television while the April 11 gubernatorial election lasted.
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AFTER the euphoria of their electoral victories, one of the major challenges that will confront the President-elect, Major-General Muhammadu Buhari (retd), and 20 or 21 new governors is the level of debt stock the out-going administrations will leave behind.
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â€œEfforts should be made by his administration to create employment for the teeming unemployed youths. That should be the main focus of his administration.â€ A visibly elated Commissioner for Inter Ministerial Affairs,Enugu State,Mr. Dan Anike noted that Ugwuanyi and his deputy,Mrs. Cecilia Ezeillo were a wonderful pair that will place the state on a formidable pedestal of socio-economic growth.
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The quest to know more about the person of Nigeriaâ€™s president-elect, General Mohammadu Buhari, retired, prompted the need to search for someone in Daura, home country of Buhari in Katsina State. Luckily, the name of the Senator-elect, Engr. Mustapha Bukar representing Katsina North popped up. The unscheduled visit to his house in Daura last Saturday produced the outcome below.
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The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, (RCCG) Pastor E.A Adeboye, prayed for UK Prime Minister, David Cameron and the congregation at the 'Festival of Life' programme holding in London.
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Zimbabwe will evacuate its nationals caught in anti-foreigner violence that has left six people dead in South Africa, the country's ambassador told media Friday.
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