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GDP by expenditure down by 2.4% in Q3 2016 – NBS

In real terms, market price gross domestic product (GDP) declined year-on-year by 2.4 per cent in the third quarter of 2016, which was the lowest ...

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JAMB to conduct supplementary UTME July 1

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has fixed Saturday, July 1 to conduct supplementary Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) for 85,000 candidates. The board’s ...

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FG loses N140bn weekly to Apapa gridlock – Dangote

The President, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote yesterday said the Federal Government loses about N140billion weekly because of the deplorable condition of the Apapa ports access ...

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Abia kidnap kingpin dies in shoot-out

Police operatives attached to the Anti-Kidnapping Unit of the Criminal Investigation Department (D7), Umuahia, Abia State, has gunned down a suspected notorious armed robbery/kidnap gang ...

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Enugu govt to destroy illegal structures

The Enugu State Government has given an ultimatum of 14 days to those who do business along the new artisan market road, asking them to ...

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Another 175 Nigerians flee Libya, return home

Another batch of One Hundred and Seventy-five (175) Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya on Tuesday aboard a chartered Nouvelair aircraft with registration number TS-INA. The aircraft ...

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Police nab Kaduna-Abuja Highway kidnap gang

Consequent upon report of cases of kidnappers terrorising motorists along Kaduna/Abuja expressway, the Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris deployed about six hundred ...

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Rivers: Shut up or I’ll expose your wife – Amaechi threatens Wike

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, on Tuesday, verbally attacked his successor, Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, and threatened to expose the governor’s wife ...

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Arewa youths ask presidency to facilitate Igbo exit from Nigeria …you can’t drive us out, says Ohanaeze …Afenifere seeks arrest of northern youths …northern elders disagree on Arewa call

The coalition of northern groups, including the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, which gave Igbo residents in the North three-month ultimatum to leave the region, has written to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo ...

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Kogi West: 52.3% voters endorse Melaye’s recall

A total number of 188,588 voters, representing 52.3 percent of the total number of registered voters in Kogi West senatorial district have approved the recall of Senator Dino Melaye from the Senate ...

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