Daily Archives: September 11, 2018

Ambode faces impeachment as 57 LG chairmen back Tinubu’s candidate

A day after Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State officially declared his bid for a second term, there is a threat to impeach the governor, TheCable has ...

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Femi Otedola set to join Lagos guber race on PDP platform

Businessman, Femi Otedola, has reportedly accepted to become the torchbearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Lagos State governorship race in 2019. See ...

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Gunmen kill Catholic priest in Imo, one other

Tragedy struck in Nkwerre in the Nkwerre Local Government Area of Imo State on Monday night after gunmen murdered a Catholic priest and made away ...

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Pres. Buhari accepts donated nomination forms, slams APC defectors

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, accepted the presidential nomination and expression of interest forms of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from a group, Nigerian Consolidation ...

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Salaries: FG bars debtor-states from Paris Club Refund

The Federal Government said states must clear the backlog of salaries and other related staff arrears before they would be able to access the remaining ...

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The future of Kogi East and Victor Adoji’s aspiration

By Omachi Achor Ever since Kogi State was created, our pending problems have always been our inability to provide or elect for ourselves a good ...

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18 die in gas depot explosion in Nasarawa

A gas depot exploded in Nasarawa State killing 18 people and leaving some burned beyond recognition, a witness said Monday ...

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Bandits killed 2,500 people in Zamfara – State govt

Zamfara State Governor Abdulaziz Yari has said between 2009 and 2018, about 2,500 people were killed while 25,000 cows were rustled by armed bandits in the state ...

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Power sector: African leaders will laugh at Nigeria when they visit – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said that Nigeria would be a laughing stock by leaders of the neighbouring countries if they visited the country and found that power supply was irregular ...

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FG yet to agree on minimum wage – NLC

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) says the Committee on National Minimum Wage is yet to agree on a figure for the new minimum wage for the Nigerian workers ...

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