THE seventh edition of the annual Verdant Zeal Marketing Communications Group innovation series holding this month will feature Bolanle Austen-Peters; Ibim Semenitari and Tunji Olugbodi as speakers.
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Another round of war between the National Assembly and the presidency may be brewing as President Muhamadu Buhari has withheld his assent on the Electoral Amendment Bill 2018. The president in a letter to the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, yesterday, stated that, "Pursuant to Section 58(4) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria […]
Former Abia state governor, Orji Uzor Kalu has said that there is no sincerity of purpose in the federal government’s so called war against corruption in the country without the arrest and prosecution of the Nigerian former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo. Kalu also said that the FG is yet to convince him about the honesty […]
Indications emerged yesterday that the senate may be erupted in a major crisis over the alleged plan to suspend Senator Abdullahi Adamu, APC-Nasarawa West, over his recent predicament as he vowed to remain loyal to the All Progressives Congress, APC and also continue to fight its enemies in the upper legislative chamber. Reacting to the […]
Kogi State governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has warned armed robbers and kidnappers to leave the state or face the full wrath of the law. Governor Bello stated this at Irepeni village along Lokoja-Okene highway yesterday, when he visited the ‘Operation Cat Race’ troops deployed to the state by the Chief of Army staff General, Yusuf […]
Judge of a Federal High Court in Abuja, Justice Gabriel Kolawole has told ex-Benue state governor, Gabriel Suswam, that his elevation to the Court of Appeal will not affect his (Suswam’s) trail in a case of N9 billion alleged fraud. Justice Kolawole stated this in a ruling yesterday when Suswam’s lawyer, Mrs Chinelo Ogbozor, raised […]
A new Governing Board has been inaugurated for the Federal School of Surveying, Oyo in Oyo State. Inaugurating the board at the headquarters of the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing in Abuja yesterday the minister, Babatunde Fashola, who congratulated the new board members on their appointments, charged them to remain focused on the purpose […]
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Garba Shehu, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed satisfaction with the growing role of agriculture as a strategy for jobs creation among young Nigerians. Speaking while receiving Mr. Boukekri Rmilli, the Foreign Minister of Tunisia at the State House in Abuja on Tuesday, President Buhari said his administration will increase its support for agriculture as
LAST week, the Plateau State government declared Thursday, March 8, a work-free day to enable residents of the state to welcome President Muhammadu Buhari, who was on a one-day working visit to the state. The [...]
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The Reality and Truth Initiative Group (RATI), has called on Dr. Dere Awosika (nee) Okotie- Eboh to contest for the Delta South senatorial seat in the 2019 general elections, noting that her wealth of experience is needed to move the senatorial district forward.
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PROTOCOLS: I am very pleased to receive you today. Firstly, let me congratulate the farmers, the processors and the rice dealers for all the successes you have achieved to date. Specifically, I want to thank you for believing in this Administration and our commitment to economic diversification and inclusive growth. Your investments of over Three
PROTOCOLS: I am delighted to be here today to formally launch the Focus Labs for our Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP). Many will recall that almost a year ago, I made a promise that this Administration will be committed to its full implementation. The Labs we are flagging off today constitute one of the
Several persons have been confirmed dead after suspected herdsmen attacked Tse Igbe in Nyiev Council Ward, Guma LGA of Benue State. Among those killed in the latest attack, DAILY POST gathered were one Christopher Unenge, a Catholic catechist and another villager identified as Ayem Mbakuughur. The attack came barely 24 hours after President Muhammadu Buhari […]
GOVERNOR Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has signed into force, the Cultism and other Violent Behaviour Prohibition Order 2018 with effect from March 12, 2018.
Governor Emmanuel said the security issues reported recently in Etim Ekpo, Ukanfun and Ikot Ekpene Local Government Areas of the state necessitated the security re-enforcements.
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Sevilla qualified for the quarter-finals of the UEFA Champions League for the first time since 1958 after defeating Manchester United 2-1 in the round of 16 second leg tie at Old Trafford on Tuesday. The first leg at the Sanchez Pizjuan three weeks ago ended 0-0. Two second half goals in four minutes from substitute Wissan Ben Yeddar […]
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Manchester United have been eliminated from this season’s Champions League, after they were beaten 2-1 by Sevilla on Tuesday night. Jose Mourinho’s men held the advantage going into the second leg at Old Trafford, after a goalless draw in Spain. However, the hosts were unable to trouble Sevilla in the first half, with no goals […]
A top Presidency source revealed on Tuesday night that President Muhammadu Buhari summoned the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, to explain why he flouted the order to relocate to Benue State to stem [...]
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GOVERNOR Rochas Okorocha of Imo on Tuesday cleared the air on why he is endorsing his son-in-law, Mr Uche Nwosu, to take over from him as governor. Speaking with newsmen at the Sam Mbakwe International [...]
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Rivers State Independent Electoral Commission, RSIEC, has fixed June 16, 2018 to conduct local government elections in the state.
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Alhaji Hassana Shekarau, Chairman, House Committee on Pension, say the Federal Government has released N54billion to National Pension Commission (PENCOM) for the payment of the 33 per cent pension arrears to pensioners. Shekarau made this known on Tuesday at the official inauguration of the Nigeria Union of Pensioners House in Abuja. He said that President […]
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