Daily Archives: April 16, 2017

Ikoyi cash haul: FG, EFCC covering up real owners – Fayose

Governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has alleged that the Federal Government and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) are conspiring to sweep the matter of N13 billion cash recovered at Osborne Towers ...

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Northern row: Practice what you preach – Yari advises Sanusi

Governor Abdu-laziz Yari of Zamfara State is squaring up to a fresh face-off with the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, after accusing the traditional ruler of playing to the gallery ...

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FG raises monthly pension payment to N7.78bn

The Federal Government has increased its monthly allocation to pension payment by 24.68 per cent from N6.24bn to N7.78bn, a report from the National Pension Commission has indicated ...

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Enugu govt to partner reading association to implement LEAP

The Enugu State Ministry of Education said it would partner with the Reading Association of Nigeria to implement Literacy Enhancement and Achievement Project (LEAP) The ...

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Promo draw: Fidelity Bank splashes N9m on customers

Fidelity Bank Plc has rewarded the winners of the 7th edition of its Get Alert in Million Promo draws with the sum of N9m. The draws ...

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Easter message from Enugu State Governor, Rt. Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi

Full text: On this significant occasion when the Christendom commemorates the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ for the salvation of mankind, I send special ...

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Libyan armed groups sell Nigerians, others for $200

Growing numbers of African migrants passing through Libya are traded in what they call slave markets before being held for ransom, forced labour or sexual ...

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Being Yoruba and Igbo a plus for me, says Yemi Alade

Vivacious singer, Yemi Alade, has practically conquered the African continent and it seems she won’t rest until she adds the rest of the world to ...

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1995 Phantom coup: Some generals wanted to blow up plane carrying Obasanjo, others — Col. Oloruntoba

Col. Olusegun Oloruntoba (retd.), one of the military officers arrested, jailed and tortured by the regime of Gen. Sani Abacha for the 1995 phantom coup, ...

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Nigerian stars savour outings in Europe

Nigerian striker Henry Onyekuru scored his 18th goal in all competitions for the season for Eupen who drew 3-3 with Lokeren in the Belgian top ...

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