Muted jubilation over the announcement that the dichotomy between HND and BSc in the civil service has been removed indicates that there are still hurdles to cross in the age-old discrimination against HND holders. OLAJIDE FABAMISE and TAIWO OMILANI, take a look at experts views on the implementation of the policy. Despite the fact that […]
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ABUJA—The Federal High Court in Abuja, yesterday, issued a bench warrant for the arrest of a self-acclaimed United Kingdom-based private investigator, Chief Victor Uwajeh.
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Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, Ayuba Wabba, yesterday took Kaduna state governor to the cleaners over a statement credited to him on the plans by other northern Governors’ to imitate his ruinous path of sacking teachers in their state employment. Wabba in a statement made available to Nigerian Pilot said ‘reckless statements were reported by a […]
Niyi Adeagbo is the Chairman of Itesiwaju Local Government Area of Oyo State. He joined politics in 2009 and was appointed as a member of the Oyo State Rural Electrification Board after the 2011 general [...]
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CLERGIES, religious and the laity of the Catholic Archdiocese of Benin, Edo State, will today join other Catholics in the country on a peaceful protest march from St Paul's Catholic Church on Airport Road, Benin, to Holy Ghost Cathedral on Mission Road, to register their displeasure over the gruesome killings of two priests and 17 worshipers at St. Ignatius Catholic Parish in Ukpor-Mbalon in Benue State.
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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that despite the deliberate distractions of the APC Federal Government, his administration has achieved significant milestones in projects delivery. Speaking during a Special Appearance on Channels Sunrise Daily yesterday, Governor Wike said that the commitment to serve Rivers people was at an all- time high. "We are […]
Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, yesterday declared that he remains resolute in his fight against injustice in the country. The lawmaker, who has been having running battles with the police over alleged criminal conspiracy and illegal possession of firearms upon which he's being tried in court, vowed not […]
Standard Chartered Bank has concluded plans to unveil new sustainability report that will show the type of business it will continue to do that will improve its performance and drive economic growth for the country.
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Ago-Are is the headquarters of the newly created Atisbo South Local Council Development Area of Oyo State. It comprises six wards, including Ofiki, Agunrege, Owo, Sabe and Baasi. The traditional head of the town, Oba [...]
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Bishop of Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Kukah and Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, yesterday, expressed divergent views on how best to salvage Nigeria’s democracy, particularly in Rivers State, from a contemptuous culture of violence.
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As public support to the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari continues to wane, the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday advised the president to be prepared to accept defeat in the 2019 general election. PDP Spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan said with the degenerated economic, security and social situations in the nation under the APC-led administration, in […]
As part of its vision to support government efforts in the health sector and make healthcare accessible to the common man in Osun state, a nongovernmental Organisation, the Olugbenga Akintola Foundation has donated N18 million [...]
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A foremost Nigerian online real estate firm, PropertyPro.ng (ormerly ToLet.com.ng), has released a report of the Nigerian real estate sector for the first quarter of 2018 which focused on the trends of the Nigerian real estate market in the year 2017 and the first quarter of 2018, saying that the real estate sector is experiencing a significant growth to retain its position as the 5th biggest contributor to the GDP of Africa's largest economy.
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Commissioner for Special Duties in Ogun State, Adeleke Adewolu, said since the introduction of the school feeding programme in January, 2017, the state has engaged 2,948 food vendors to ensure even distribution of food. Adewolu said more than 270,000 pupils in 1,510 public primary schools are currently benefitting from the federal government’s home grown school […]
Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has implored environment activists, community leaders and local councils to deepen the crusade to preserve the pristine features in Nigeria’s forest belt, noting that more stakeholders are needed in the crusade for the protection of the country’s unique flora and fauna.
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Incessant attacks on vessels discharging while berthing at Nigerian terminals will attract additional $200,000 in freight cost at the nation’s seaport, LEADERSHIP investigation has shown. Freight cost is the cost incurred in moving goods. It includes packing, palletizing, documentation and loading unloading charges, carriage costs, and marine insurance costs. Recently, terminal operators operating at the […]
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An impact assessment study conducted by a Denmark-based consulting firm, Quantifying Business Impacts on Society (QBIS) has revealed that the operation of leading global port operating company, APM Terminals in Nigeria created a total turnover of around USD610 million (N186.05 billion) per year to the Nigerian economy from 2013 to 2016. The study titled “Nigerian […]
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A total of N14.86 billion has been invested by the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd, SPDC- operated Joint venture on Global Memorandum of Understanding, GMoU clusters in Rivers State, giving communities a highly-valued opportunity to decide and implement projects and programmes that have a lasting impact on people’s lives.
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… We’ve Removed All Contentious Issues In Gender Parity Bill – Sen. Olujimi ECOWAS Female Parliamentarians Association (ECOFEPA) report has shown Nigeria has the lowest female representation in elective positions in West Africa. The report was made known by the ECOFEPA President, Senator Stella Oduah, at the association’s general conference and the launch of the […]
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