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Why FG withdrew funding for political parties – Ekweremadu

Nigeria’s Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has blamed the withdrawal of government subventions for political parties, on abuse, noting that it was still inadvisable to reintroduce it ...

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Reconstruction: Apapa Road to remain closed for one year – Fashola

A section of the Apapa Wharf will be shut down for one-year to enable its reconstruction ...

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Officials divert half of IDPs’ food supplies – Presidency

The Presidency on Saturday disclosed that until now, over 50 trucks in every 100 trucks of food sent to the North-East to cater for those displaced by the Boko Haram sect were being diverted ...

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Outrage over campaign to free Evans, kidnap kingpin

Nigerians have continued to react to a spooky hashtag, #FreeEvans, which observers claim is geared towards securing public sympathy for self-confessed Lagos kidnap kingpin, Chukwudemeje George Onwamadike, aka Evans ...

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Traffic offence: FRSC, psychiatrists differ on use of psychologists for mental evaluation

Psychiatrists in Nigeria have faulted the decision of the Federal Road Safety Commission to send motorists arrested for chronic traffic offences to psychologists in teaching hospitals for mental evaluation ...

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Govt should privatise refineries to stop fuel importation — Orjiako, Seplat Chairman

The Chairman, Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc, Dr. Ambrose Orjiako, in this interview speaks on the need to ramp up the nation’s refining capacity among other industry issues ...

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Schools seek insurance policies to cover kidnappings

The spate of kidnappings in the country is forcing schools to approach insurance companies for protection should they fall victim to such, ...

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Kaduna govt denies alleged slaughter of Igbos

The Kaduna State government has described as false an audio message being circulated on the social media in Igbo language that some Igbos travelling to the east from the Northern part of the country ...

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‎I’ll be the next president of Nigeria – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Friday in Ado Ekiti, said he would become the next president of Nigeria ...

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N-Power: FG to recruit another 300,000 youths

The Federal Government is set to recruit 300,000 youths in the second batch of its N-Power social intervention and job creation programme ...

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