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APC Spokesman Urges Buhari to Intervene in Party Crisison Monday, saying that a National Executive Council (NEC) meeting would halt th
APC Spokesman Urges Buhari to Intervene in Party Crisis
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on Monday, saying that a National Executive Council (NEC) meeting would halt the crisis brewing within the party. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that the Ondo State Governorship election primary election has generated much wrangling... Read more
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Police Arrest Three Housewives Over Alleged Attempted Murderwith the alleged attempted murder of a girl. The command's spokesman, DSP Maga
Police Arrest Three Housewives Over Alleged Attempted Murder
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with the alleged attempted murder of a girl. The command's spokesman, DSP Magaji Majiya, confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Kano. He said that the girl was thrown into an old well in Gayawa village,... Read more
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Ibadan Couple Jailed 14 Years for Luring Girls Into Prostitution in Libyaopportunities for girls in Libya and that she should utilise them since she had
Ibadan Couple Jailed 14 Years for Luring Girls Into Prostitution in Libya
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opportunities for girls in Libya and that she should utilise them since she had National Certificate of Education. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the couple wept as they prayed the court to temper justice with mercy. NAN reports... Read more
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I Expect Free, Fair PMAN Election, Says Okorojielection of PMAN president scheduled for October. Okoroji, the current Chairma
I Expect Free, Fair PMAN Election, Says Okoroji
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election of PMAN president scheduled for October. Okoroji, the current Chairman, Copyright Society of Nigeria, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Tuesday that free and fair election of PMAN president was vital to upholding PMAN's... Read more
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Suspect in N8 Billion Currency Scam Seeks Plea Bargainthe defence counsel following the plea bargaining arrangement entered into by t
Suspect in N8 Billion Currency Scam Seeks Plea Bargain
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the defence counsel following the plea bargaining arrangement entered into by the fourth accused person, Oni Ademola. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the other accused persons facing trial include Kolawole Babalola, Olaniran Adeola and... Read more
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Shorunmu - Eagles Must Beat Zambia for Rohrurge the players to play as a team, resume camp early enough and listen to inst
Shorunmu - Eagles Must Beat Zambia for Rohr
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urge the players to play as a team, resume camp early enough and listen to instructions and obey them," Shorunmu told the News Agency of Nigeria. On Odion Ighalo's exclusion from the list due to family engagement, Shorunmu, the number one... Read more
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Dangote 17 Billion Dollars Refinery to Create 300,000 Jobsof 2019, the Chief Operating Officer, Mr Olakunle Alake, has said. Alake made
Dangote 17 Billion Dollars Refinery to Create 300,000 Jobs
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of 2019, the Chief Operating Officer, Mr Olakunle Alake, has said. Alake made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Monday, adding that the refinery, petrochemicals and fertiliser plants were in one... Read more
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CAN President Calls for a New Nigeriabetter days ahead, urged Nigerians to be strong and not to be dismayed at the s
CAN President Calls for a New Nigeria
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better days ahead, urged Nigerians to be strong and not to be dismayed at the situation they were passing through. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that CAN had organised a three-day prayers and fasting ahead of the Independence... Read more
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CBN Chief Says Selling Nation's Assets Will Further Restrict IncomeNigeria (CBN), has said sale of the country's assets to boost the economy will
CBN Chief Says Selling Nation's Assets Will Further Restrict Income
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Nigeria (CBN), has said sale of the country's assets to boost the economy will further restrict income. Okunronmu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ota, Ogun, that rather than restrict income, the government should redistribute income... Read more
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Don't Sell Nigeria's Asset, NLC Tells Buhariwas expected to dialogue with the Federal Government on ways of addressing the
Don't Sell Nigeria's Asset, NLC Tells Buhari
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was expected to dialogue with the Federal Government on ways of addressing the country's current economic challenges. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the NLC-ASUU think-tank group comprised a ten-member committee drawn from the different... Read more
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Over 2,000 Nigerians Complain About Ethiopian, Emirates Airlines Others in 6 Monthsfrom its Consumer Protection Department have indicated. A document issued by t
Over 2,000 Nigerians Complain About Ethiopian, Emirates Airlines Others in 6 Months
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from its Consumer Protection Department have indicated. A document issued by the department and obtained on Monday by the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in Lagos showed that the NCAA received 2,091 complaints from passengers flying international... Read more
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Naira Suffers Severe Loss in All Market SegmentsThe Naira on Monday suffered severe defeat against the dollar in all the major
Naira Suffers Severe Loss in All Market Segments
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The Naira on Monday suffered severe defeat against the dollar in all the major segments of the market, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports. At the interbank segment of the market, the naira lost 53 kobo to close at N308.32, from N307.79 posted... Read more
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Pastor Who Tried to Destroy Traditional Shrine to Be Charged to Courtshrine in Ketu area of Ayetoro in Ogun. The Police Public Relations Officer in
Pastor Who Tried to Destroy Traditional Shrine to Be Charged to Court
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shrine in Ketu area of Ayetoro in Ogun. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Abeokuta on Monday that the cleric would be charged for malicious damage and conduct likely to... Read more
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Suspect Involved in Currency Scam Seeks Plea Bargainthe defence counsel following the plea bargaining arrangement entered into by t
Suspect Involved in Currency Scam Seeks Plea Bargain
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the defence counsel following the plea bargaining arrangement entered into by the fourth accused person, Oni Ademola. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the other accused persons facing trial include Kolawole Babalola, Olaniran Adeola and... Read more
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Communities Urge Govt to Probe Earth Tremor Incidents, Audit Firms' Safety Recordstremors in Rivers and Bayelsa states have appealed to the Federal Government to
Communities Urge Govt to Probe Earth Tremor Incidents, Audit Firms' Safety Records
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tremors in Rivers and Bayelsa states have appealed to the Federal Government to investigate the incidents. According to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the people made the appeal in separate interviews in Yenagoa at the weekend. The earth tremor... Read more
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Jigawa to Support 108 Oil Millers With N270,000 Seed Moneyseed money to start their own businesses. Muhammad Mujaddadi, Special Assistan
Jigawa to Support 108 Oil Millers With N270,000 Seed Money
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seed money to start their own businesses. Muhammad Mujaddadi, Special Assistant to the governor on Empowerment, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that each beneficiary would receive N2,500 to buy a sack of groundnut for oil milling. "We... Read more
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Why Nigeria Should Not Sell Asset -CBN Official(CBN), has said sale of the country's asset to boost the economy will further r
Why Nigeria Should Not Sell Asset -CBN Official
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(CBN), has said sale of the country's asset to boost the economy will further restrict income. Mr. Okunronmu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ota, Ogun, that rather than restrict income, the government should redistribute income... Read more
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Economic Recession a Lesson for Nigeria, Says ObasekiI want to be part of this plan, which account for the reason why am seeking to
Economic Recession a Lesson for Nigeria, Says Obaseki
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I want to be part of this plan, which account for the reason why am seeking to be governor of this state," he said. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced the postponement of... Read more
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Greenpeace Africa Gets New Bossand a shift from industrial agriculture to ecological farming to ensure that ou
Greenpeace Africa Gets New Boss
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and a shift from industrial agriculture to ecological farming to ensure that our biodiversity is protected," she said. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Greenpeace currently runs campaigns on four issues in the continent to protect the Congo... Read more
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My Life, Family in Danger, Ex-Rivers Lawmaker Saysof Assembly member, Chidi Lloyd, has called on security agencies to protect his
My Life, Family in Danger, Ex-Rivers Lawmaker Says
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of Assembly member, Chidi Lloyd, has called on security agencies to protect his life and that of his family members. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Rivers Police Command confirmed arsonists attack on the village home of the former... Read more
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30,000 People Complain About Nigeria's GSM Operators in Six Monthsof 2016. Abdullahi Maikano, the Director, Consumer Affairs Bureau, CAB, of the
30,000 People Complain About Nigeria's GSM Operators in Six Months
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of 2016. Abdullahi Maikano, the Director, Consumer Affairs Bureau, CAB, of the commission made the disclosure to the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Lagos. Mr. Maikano said that of the 6,163 complaints, 4,739 issues were resolved, giving... Read more
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Investigate Earth Tremors, Affected Residents Urge Govtto the Federal Government to investigate the incidents. The people made the ap
Investigate Earth Tremors, Affected Residents Urge Govt
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to the Federal Government to investigate the incidents. The people made the appeal in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in Yenagoa on Sunday. The earth tremor was reported to have occurred around oilfields operated... Read more
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Fuel Tanker Falls On Car, Kills One in Lagoswith Reg. No. AGL 664 XG, on Sunday morning fell on a moving car in Lagos and k
Fuel Tanker Falls On Car, Kills One in Lagos
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with Reg. No. AGL 664 XG, on Sunday morning fell on a moving car in Lagos and killed the lone occupant. A witness told the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in Lagos that the incident happened at about 4.08 a.m. at Ikorodu roundabout. He said that the... Read more
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Why UI Is Nigeria's Only University in Top 1,000 Globally - VCOlayinka made the request in the university's bulletin signed by the Registrar,
Why UI Is Nigeria's Only University in Top 1,000 Globally - VC
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Olayinka made the request in the university's bulletin signed by the Registrar, Olufemi Olukoya, and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria. He said that the special funding will enable the institution to do more to compete favourably with... Read more
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APC Calls On Security Agencies to Investigate Assault Against Membersagencies to investigate and prosecute the perpetrators of assault and arson aga
APC Calls On Security Agencies to Investigate Assault Against Members
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agencies to investigate and prosecute the perpetrators of assault and arson against its members and their property. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Rivers Police Command had confirmed the arsonists attack on the residence of Chidi... Read more
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Police Announce Arrest of Robbers Who Invaded Kaduna CommunityArea of the state on September 24. The Command's Public Relations Officer, Ali
Police Announce Arrest of Robbers Who Invaded Kaduna Community
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Area of the state on September 24. The Command's Public Relations Officer, Aliyu Usman, confirmed the arrest to the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Kaduna. "The contingents of policemen deployed for Operations Maximum Safety along... Read more
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Avoid Self Medication - Pharmaceutical Society Advises Nigerianson Saturday in Keffi at an event to mark the 2016 World Pharmacists Day with th
Avoid Self Medication - Pharmaceutical Society Advises Nigerians
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on Saturday in Keffi at an event to mark the 2016 World Pharmacists Day with the theme, "Pharmacists care for you." The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that World Pharmacists Day is held on Sept 25 each year to create public awareness and... Read more
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Adamawa Relocates 350 IDPs From MubiHaruna Furo, the Executive Chairman of Adamawa State Emergency Management Agenc
Adamawa Relocates 350 IDPs From Mubi
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Haruna Furo, the Executive Chairman of Adamawa State Emergency Management Agency (ADSEMA), made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria ( NAN) in Yola on Saturday. Furo said that the move was to ensure adequate welfare of the IDPs and... Read more
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First Batch of 499 Pilgrims From Kano State Return HomeThe first batch of 499 pilgrims from Kano state, have returned home after perfo
First Batch of 499 Pilgrims From Kano State Return Home
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The first batch of 499 pilgrims from Kano state, have returned home after performing the 2016 Hajj in Saudi Arabia. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the pilgrims, on board a Max Airline Boeing 747 aircraft, landed at Malam Aminu Kano... Read more
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Open Burning of Refuse Depletes Ozone Layer-NesreaMartins Enenwaene, says burning refuse in the open depletes the ozone layer. E
Open Burning of Refuse Depletes Ozone Layer-Nesrea
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Martins Enenwaene, says burning refuse in the open depletes the ozone layer. Enenwaene said this while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ilorin on Saturday. He said the smoke being released into the atmosphere during open burning... Read more
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Saraki Wants Govts to Place Priority On Teachers' Welfarepriority at all times considering the important roles they play in nation build
Saraki Wants Govts to Place Priority On Teachers' Welfare
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priority at all times considering the important roles they play in nation building. Saraki spoke in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on the sidelines of the King's College Founder's Day Celebration lecture held in Lagos... Read more
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Govt, States, LGs Shared N2.53 Trillion in Seven Monthslocal governments have shared N2.53 trillion as proceeds of revenues from the F
Govt, States, LGs Shared N2.53 Trillion in Seven Months
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local governments have shared N2.53 trillion as proceeds of revenues from the Federation Account from January to July, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) has learnt. The figures were derived from documents obtained from the Federal Ministry of... Read more
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Kwara Govt Shuts 10 Private Schoolsthe Director, Quality Assurance Bureau (QAB) of the Kwara Ministry of Education
Kwara Govt Shuts 10 Private Schools
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the Director, Quality Assurance Bureau (QAB) of the Kwara Ministry of Education and Human Capital Development, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ilorin that the schools were unsuitable for child learning. Bello said that these schools... Read more
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Boko Haram War Displaces One Million Children, Destroys 910 Schoolssaid. Oluseyi Soremekun, UN National Information Officer, made the disclosure
Boko Haram War Displaces One Million Children, Destroys 910 Schools
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said. Oluseyi Soremekun, UN National Information Officer, made the disclosure in a media advisory made available to the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in Abuja. Mr. Soremekun said the advisory was on a report entitled: "Launch of the 2016 Global... Read more
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Kwara Closes 10 Private Schoolsthe Director, Quality Assurance Bureau, QAB, of the Kwara Ministry of Education
Kwara Closes 10 Private Schools
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the Director, Quality Assurance Bureau, QAB, of the Kwara Ministry of Education and Human Capital Development, told the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in Ilorin that the schools were unsuitable for child learning. Ms. Bello said that these... Read more
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'FG, States Share N2.53 Trillion in 7 Months' - NANlocal governments have shared N2.53 trillion as proceeds of revenues from the F
'FG, States Share N2.53 Trillion in 7 Months' - NAN
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local governments have shared N2.53 trillion as proceeds of revenues from the Federation Account from January to July, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. The figures were derived from documents obtained from the Federal Ministry of Finance,... Read more
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9-Old Girl Targets NYG Chess Gold for Kwarashe wants to win the event's gold medal at the second edition of the National Y
9-Old Girl Targets NYG Chess Gold for Kwara
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she wants to win the event's gold medal at the second edition of the National Youth Games (NYG) in Ilorin. She told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Ilorin that her mind is now set on the competition. "I love the game of chess... Read more
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Sokoto Govt Reconstructs Two Girls' Arabic Sec Schools At N180 MillionExecutive Secretary of the State's Arabic and Islamic Education Board, Alhaji A
Sokoto Govt Reconstructs Two Girls' Arabic Sec Schools At N180 Million
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Executive Secretary of the State's Arabic and Islamic Education Board, Alhaji Ahmad Baba-Altine, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria( NAN) in Sokoto on Friday. Baba-Altine named the schools as the Amina Ahmadu Bello Girls' Arabic... Read more
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Naira Falls to N436/$ On Parallel Market As Dollar Scarcity Worsensby the federal government as of June 30, 2016, bringing the country's total for
Naira Falls to N436/$ On Parallel Market As Dollar Scarcity Worsens
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by the federal government as of June 30, 2016, bringing the country's total foreign debt to $11.26 billion, reported the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Lagos, which is the nation's commercial hub, retained its topmost position as the most... Read more
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NLC, Catholic Church, Csos Kick Against Sale of National Assetsand the federal government on new national minimum wage had collapsed. Its pre
NLC, Catholic Church, Csos Kick Against Sale of National Assets
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and the federal government on new national minimum wage had collapsed. Its president Wabba, said in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja, that the talks had not even started. According to him, the government is... Read more
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Court Grants Former Governor N100 Million Bailgive ruling on a bail application by Ibrahim Welye, who served as the Secretary
Court Grants Former Governor N100 Million Bail
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give ruling on a bail application by Ibrahim Welye, who served as the Secretary to the state government under Ngilari. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Ngilari, Welye and Lamurde were arraigned before the court on a 17-count charge of... Read more
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Govt, States Share N2.53 Trillion in 7 Months - NANlocal governments have shared N2.53 trillion as proceeds of revenues from the F
Govt, States Share N2.53 Trillion in 7 Months - NAN
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local governments have shared N2.53 trillion as proceeds of revenues from the Federation Account from January to July, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The figures were derived from documents obtained from the Federal Ministry of Finance,... Read more
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King Sunny Ade At 70 - Celebrating an African Music LegendNigerian music industry. The tribute is coming as Sunny Ade clocks 70 years of
King Sunny Ade At 70 - Celebrating an African Music Legend
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Nigerian music industry. The tribute is coming as Sunny Ade clocks 70 years of age Thursday. The COSON chairman told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that even at 70, Sunny Ade remains "an icon", whose success should spur parents to... Read more
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Naira Sustains Fall Against Major CurrenciesThe Naira on Thursday crashed further against the major currencies in all the s
Naira Sustains Fall Against Major Currencies
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The Naira on Thursday crashed further against the major currencies in all the segments of the market, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports. At the interbank market, the naira fell by 2.99 points to close at N313.07 from N310. 08 recorded on... Read more
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Flood Destroys Farms in 24 Communities in NigerInga, Director General of the State Emergency Management Agency (NSEMA), disclo
Flood Destroys Farms in 24 Communities in Niger
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Inga, Director General of the State Emergency Management Agency (NSEMA), disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Minna. He said that farms in eight communities in Gbara, six in Muragi, and ten... Read more
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12-Old Dies After Falling Into Pit Latrinefell into a pit latrine at Asin-Ekiti, in Ikole Local Government Area of Ekiti
12-Old Dies After Falling Into Pit Latrine
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fell into a pit latrine at Asin-Ekiti, in Ikole Local Government Area of Ekiti State. A witness, Ruth Bamidele, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday that the deceased was running an errand for her parents on Monday evening when the... Read more
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Flood Affects 99 Local Govts in 30 Statesand early actions are imperative towards preventing and mitigating disasters an
Flood Affects 99 Local Govts in 30 States
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and early actions are imperative towards preventing and mitigating disasters and emergencies," Beckley advised. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that other stakeholders present at the workshop include Kogi Commissioners for... Read more
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GMOs - FG Threatens to Shut Down Substandard Field Trial Sitesfertiliser rate used by farmers to cultivate and avoid contamination to the env
GMOs - FG Threatens to Shut Down Substandard Field Trial Sites
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fertiliser rate used by farmers to cultivate and avoid contamination to the environment by the fertiliser," he said. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that another GM rice seedling was handed over to the institute by the NBMA to commence... Read more
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FG Evading Talk On Minimum Wage, Says NLCon new national minimum wage had collapsed. Comrade Ayuba Wabba, President of
FG Evading Talk On Minimum Wage, Says NLC
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on new national minimum wage had collapsed. Comrade Ayuba Wabba, President of the NLC said in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja, that the talks had not even started. According to him, the government is foot... Read more
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Navy Offshore Patrol Vessel Departs China to NigeriaCommittee on Navy, Abdulsamad Dasuki, Representative of the Minister of Defense
Navy Offshore Patrol Vessel Departs China to Nigeria
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Committee on Navy, Abdulsamad Dasuki, Representative of the Minister of Defense, Hajia Rabi Tedman, among others. The News Agency of Nigeria ( NAN ) recalls that the NNS UNITY departed China Sept. 21, and was expected to arrive in Nigeria... Read more
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