Daily Archives: September 10, 2018

Ebonyi govt to pay N10,000 allowance to corps members

The Ebonyi Government will from September this year pay each member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in the state N10,000 allowance. Gov. David ...

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APC chieftain, cleric hail Gov. Ugwuanyi for peace, progress

The South East National Vice Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Hon. Emma Eneukwu, and the Pastor of Dunamis Int’l Gospel Centre, Enugu, Pastor ...

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Former Kebbi governor seeks third ticket to senate

A former governor and senator representing Kebbi Central constituency, Alhaji Adamu Aliero, on Sunday declared his intention to represent his constituency for the third time ...

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FIRS goes after bank accounts of billionaire tax defaulters

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has identified more than 6,772 billionaires’ tax defaulters whose bank accounts have been screened. The tax agency would soon ...

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Forbes rates Nigeria as 2018 best economy in Africa

A major research firm, Forbes Africa has rated Nigeria as the 2018 best economy in Africa. It published its findings on the ten biggest economies ...

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Cole, Abdullahi, Nasiru on shortlist for The Nigeria Prize for Literature

The Advisory Board for The Nigeria Prize for Literature has approved a final shortlist of three books out of the longlist of 11 released in ...

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Nigerian firm wins Maiden Shell Global Innovation Outstanding Performance prize

A Nigerian plastic-recycling company has won the maiden Shell Outstanding Achievement Prize in the 2018 Shell LiveWIRE Top Ten Innovators Awards. Bayelsa State-based De-Rabacon Plastics ...

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26,000 apply for 1,500 teaching vacancies in Adamawa

The Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) on Sunday disclosed that over 26,000 persons applied for the available 1,500 teaching vacancies advertised by the state government. ...

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Serena Williams gets fine after U.S Open meltdown

Serena Williams has been fined $17 000 for the code violations she received during the US Open final, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) said on ...

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Catalan leader seeks new independence referendum

Catalan leader Quim Torra renewed calls for Madrid to accept a referendum on independence in an interview published on Sunday, two days before separatists take ...

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