President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, led service chiefs, other top government functionaries and members of the diplomatic corps to lay wreaths in honour of those that died in service in Nigeria and at international assignments.
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Nigeria has been ranked as the second worst nation in power supply as power drops to 3,851 megawatts, MW.
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A marriage of nine years was dissolved on Monday in Lagos after Mr Michael Ayinde, a 39-year-old man, had taken his wife, Glory, to court over her penchant for unbridled procreation.
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Footballing legend Pele said on Monday that Brazil are favourites to win the World Cup in Russia, four years on from their humiliation on home soil. Five-time winners Brazil were thrashed 7-1 in the 2014 semi-finals by eventual champions Germany at the Maracana, but Pele, considered one of the best players of all time, insistedRead More
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A policeman was killed on Sunday by presumed separatists in a restive English-speaking region of Cameroon, where the situation remained extremely tense on Monday, sources told AFP.
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Rangers International Football Club of Enugu on Monday said the club’s 0-2 loss to hosts Akwa United FC in Uyo on Sunday would spur the players to victory in subsequent matches.
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The United States Embassy Education Advising Centre, Nigeria, has called on the Federal University of Technology, Minna to identify first class graduates for further studies in the U.S.
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President Buhari with H.E. Samuel Ortom, Governor of Benue State, Engr Benson Abounu, Deputy Governor of Benue State, Senator David Mark, Senator Barnabas Gemade and Senator George Akume as he receives in courtesy visit Benue Delegation led by H.E. Samuel Ortom, Governor of Benue State in State House on 15th Jan 2018
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Following the earlier complaints against occupants of the land belonging to Anglican Girls Grammar School by some old students of the school and members of Concerned Edo Citizens, a non-governmental organisation, the former students have called on the Edo State government to extend the demolition notice it has served in some parts of the state to those occupying part of the school land.
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As NIGERIANS all over the world on Monday marked the country’s Armed Forces Remembrance Day, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State led top military officers to lay wreaths at the status of the Unknown Soldier. The Governor who arrived the Cenotaph, Asaba at exactly 10 am for the brief but solemn ceremony, inspected guard ofRead More
The authorities of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) and the joint unions of universities are at loggerhead over staff school resumption.
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Islamist militants Boko Haram on Monday released a new video purporting to show at least 14 of the schoolgirls abducted from the northeast Nigerian town of Chibok in April 2014.
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A lawmaker in Osun state, Honourable Olatunbosun Oyintiloye has joined Nigerians to felicitate with the 15th Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Otunba Gani Adams describing him as great inspiration for Yoruba Nation.
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By Emma Una CALABAR—Operatives of Cross Rivers State Police Command, weekend, in Ugep, Yakkur Local Government Area, arrested two friends for allegedly conniving to behead a mutual friend of theirs and stealing his new motorcycle. Meanwhile, a renown farmer in Mkpani, a community in the same local government area of Cross River, Francis Edet, weekend,Read More
UGHELLI—Two suspected members of a three-man robbery gang were, yesterday, killed by a combined team of soldiers and policemen drafted from the Ughelli ‘A’ Division, during a failed robbery operation at Daniel Umukoro Street, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State.
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Oil and gas-producing communities in Niger Delta region on the platform of Host Communities of Nigeria, HOSTCOM, have demanded for the payment of the first tranche of the gas flare penalty of N89 billion reportedly approved by the Federal Government.
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FUEL scarcity, which makes life unbearable for Nigerians, has been a fixture of life in Nigeria since the country became a crude oil exporter first, and then importer of refined products later. Interestingly, it was a phenomenon unheard of when the nation was not a leading producer of crude oil.
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GOVERNOR Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has warned that his administration will no longer tolerate any action of brigandage by the Fulani herdsmen in the state.
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