The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Tuesday formally inaugurated the Ministerial Review Committtee of the Motion Picture Council of Nigeria (MOPICON), in an effort to fast track the passage into law of the MOPICON bill.
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In what appears like a rebuttal to the National Assembly submission, yesterday, that the Calabar-Lagos railway project was not captured in the 2016 budget, the federal government has insisted that the project was duly submitted and accepted by the National Assembly for approval.
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Here are more Red carpets moments at the Vanguard Personality Awards 2015 at Eko Hotels, Victoria Island, Lagos on 8 April, 2016, where 12 eminent personalities, were honoured.
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Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Tuesday said that traders in the popular Mile 12 Market would be relocated to the new market site in Imota in the next six months.
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The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffery Oneyama, has said that the U.S. has agreed to help Nigeria reconstruct and rehabilitate the North Eastern communities destroyed by Boko Haram.
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Oil reached a 2016 high, hitting 43 dollars a barrel on Tuesday, and supported by hopes that upcoming meeting of oil producers will agree on steps to tackle a supply glut.
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President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerian and Chinese business communities to work hard to reduce the trade imbalance between the two countries currently in China's favour.
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Dr Arikawe Adeolu, a Medical Practitioner at the Federal Medical Centre, Jabi, Abuja, on Tuesday said women who avoided sugary foods before their menstruation would experience less cramp.
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A member of House of Representatives, Zakari Angulu-Dobi, has appealed to Nigerians to be patient and give President Muhammadu Buhari time to fix the economy.
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Former Director of Finance and Accounts at the Nigerian Air Force, NAF, Air Commodore Salisu Abdullahi Yushau, retd, on Tuesday, told the Federal High Court in Abuja that the erstwhile Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, had a particular officer whose duty was to monthly convert the sum of N558.2million to dollars.
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The Kano State Government says it has discovered 7, 629 ghost workers in the ongoing biometrics verification exercise for civil servants in the state.
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A 60-year-old woman was caned in public in the North-West of Indonesia's Sumatra Island on Tuesday after a local district court declared her guilty for selling alcoholic beverages.
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The Kebbi State Police Command on Tuesday said it had rescued a 14-year-old boy from kidnappers in Ribah, Danko/Wasagu Local Government Area of the state.
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A Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan on Tuesday dissolved a 31-year-old marriage of between Yisau Koyejo and his wife, Idayat, over adultery and food poisoning.
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Some pedestrians on Tuesday called for ease in using the Ojota overhead foot-bridge in Lagos state.
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The Arewa Youths Integrity Forum (AYIF) has condemned what it described as the desperate attempt to exonerate the real culprits behind the killing of Hausa-Fulani residents in Abia State, saying the development is alarming and criminally intended to shield the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) leaders who committed the atrocities from justice.
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Effort to scale up African youths for digital economy has started yielding the expected results, as the global search engine, Google yesterday announced its commitment to train one million young Africans in digital skills in the next one year.
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Steven Spielberg, George Clooney and Jodie Foster are tipped to be among those who will walk the red carpet at Cannes next month when the line up for the world's top film festival is revealed Wednesday.
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The rush of revelations about British politicians' finances this week prompted by the Panama Papers leak marks a shift from traditional deference to Scandinavian-style openness, commentators say.
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Elderly men in South Korea have allegedly been given erectile dysfunction drugs to buy their votes in legislative elections, prosecutors said Tuesday, announcing an investigation into the suspected breach.
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