The Bauchi State Command of Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has said no fewer than 65 persons died in various road accidents across the state between January and May.
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GOVERNOR of Ebonyi State and chairman of Southeast Governors Forum, Engr. David Umahi, yesterday condemned the alleged renaming of Abakaliki Street in Awka, the Anambra State capital by the state government.
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Ride hailing software company, Uber, has taken a step towards using technology to help its driver partners prevent the drowsy driving syndrome which is mainly responsible for most road accidents.
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Former chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State, Chief Godwin Edeki, has said that Delta Central senatorial aspirant, Mr Evelyn Oboro, will get up to 80 percent of Sapele delegates in the forthcoming PDP senatorial primary election.
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By Anayo Okoli UMUAHIA—AHEAD of APC national convention, a faction of the party in Abia State has threatened the national chairman of the party, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun with contempt charges for defying a court order to conduct the state congress of the party but instead, he went ahead to inaugurate Hon Donatus Nwankpa as stateRead More
Governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has told his detractors that while they keep analyzing Abia State on the social media with a view to confusing the people, he will keep working with a view to convincing Abians.
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Speaker Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori (JP) MNIM, my mentor and boss of all bosses is a year older today.
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A senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani, has warned against Federal Government’s plan to shut down a land border between Nigeria and a neighbouring country, saying the measure will “suffocate” legitimate businesses in the country.
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President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with renowned Mathematician and Economist, Prof. Chukwuka Okonjo, the Obi of Ogwashi Ukwu, who turns 90 on June 21.
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Senegal’s Teranga Lions made Africans here in Moscow proud on Tuesday evening with a 2-1 defeat of Poland at the Spartak Stadium in their opening Group H match.
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Senator Bola Tinubu, the National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), has described Ekiti as a state where change is necessary. At the launch of the mega rally of APC’s governorship candidate, Mr. Kayode Fayemi, in Ado Ekiti on Tuesday, Tinubu said Ekiti would join the progressives after the change. “We will not take EkitiRead More
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The death of Justice Timothy Oboh of the Auchi Criminal Division, Edo, on Tuesday, stalled trial in the N250 million libel case by Edo Governor’s aide, Taiwo Akerele, against The Guardian newspaper.
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Yuya Osako exacted sweet revenge for Japan on Tuesday as the Blue Samurai beat Colombia 2-1, becoming the first Asian side ever to beat a South American team at the World Cup.
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The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mohammed Danmallam, has lauded Crime Busters FC for defeating Rangers International FC, thereby ending Rangers’ many years of dominance in the state.
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The Joint Military Force on Tuesday described as false, a report that three soldiers and a suspected pirate died in a shootout at an oil flow station in Bayelsa at the weekend. Major Abdullahi Ibrahim, spokesman for the force – “Operation Delta Safe’’ – told newsmen in Yenagoa that the Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC’s)Read More
A full-blown US-China trade war looms after President Donald Trump threatened tariffs on another $200 billion worth of Chinese goods, prompting Beijing to denounce his "blackmail" and warn of retaliation in kind.
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YES, the truth has always been with us that the Nigerian legislature is a den of robbers. From the beginning of this democratic set-up in 1999, till the date of this 8th National Assembly, it is true that corruption of monumental dimension has become recognizable symbol of the Legislature.
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NNEWI—THE Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, Diocese on the Niger, has enumerated some of the hindrances towards building and organizing Nigeria into one unified people, with one heart and purpose, as geo-political identity, faulty political legacies, absence of commonly shared values and vision.
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