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Evan's Accomplice Sues Police, Demands N100m Damageshis fundamental rights as guaranteed under Sections 35 (4) and 36 (4) (5) of th
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his fundamental rights as guaranteed under Sections 35 (4) and 36 (4) (5) of the 1999 Constitution have been violated. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that Evans has been arraigned before Justice Hakeem Oshodi of the Lagos High Court... Read more
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Troops Arrest Barge Laden With 456,600 Litres of Illegal Oilcontained in a statement signed by Mohammed Maidawa, Assistant Director, Army P
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contained in a statement signed by Mohammed Maidawa, Assistant Director, Army Public Relations, and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Benin on Sunday. Mr. Maidawa said the arrest was in a bid by the army to checkmate the... Read more
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Makurdi Relief Materials That Sparked IDPs Protests Not Divertedbeing diverted as erroneously assumed by the IDPs; we were merely moving them f
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being diverted as erroneously assumed by the IDPs; we were merely moving them from one camp to another," Mr. Utsev told the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Makurdi. The commissioner said that the clarification became necessary following reports... Read more
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N2.6 Billion Fraud - Former Nimasa Chief Has Case to Answer, Court Rulesoverruled". The court therefore, adjourned the case to Oct. 30, Nov. 7 and Nov
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overruled". The court therefore, adjourned the case to Oct. 30, Nov. 7 and Nov. 9 for the defence to open its case. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that in arguing Mr. Akpobolokemi's no-case submission, his lawyer, Joseph Nwobike, had... Read more
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Yellow Fever - Kwara Vaccinates 200,000 Peoplehad visited some of the communities to monitor the exercise. According to him,
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had visited some of the communities to monitor the exercise. According to him, the state government remains committed to ensuring good health for its citizens. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the vaccination would last for 1... Read more
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Russia 2018 - Nigeria to Use Reserve Players Against Algeria - Coachfor the 2018 world cup qualifier against Algeria on November 11. Yusuf made th
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for the 2018 world cup qualifier against Algeria on November 11. Yusuf made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) while speaking on the team's preparation for the Algeria match. He said the match would enable... Read more
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Buhari to Jinping - I'm Happy With Relations Between Nigeria and Chinaof the Association of Nigerian Exporters, Mr Joseph Idiong, who gave the advice
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of the Association of Nigerian Exporters, Mr Joseph Idiong, who gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja yesterday noted that in export business, the exporter must produce or harness... Read more
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FRSC Arrests 350 Unlicensed Drivers in Plateauspecial patrol on the highways in the state. The sector commander, Pat Emordi,
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special patrol on the highways in the state. The sector commander, Pat Emordi, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Jos. NAN reports that the Command had on October 4 begun a special patrol to ensure... Read more
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Liberian Election Set for Runoff As George Weah Fails to Win 50 Percent VotesParty is going to win the elections; nothing is going to stop it," Mr. Boakai t
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Party is going to win the elections; nothing is going to stop it," Mr. Boakai told journalists according to a report by the News Agency of Nigeria. "I went into the election to win, and I don't settle for second round, I went to the polls for first... Read more
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Police Confirm Six Dead, Five Injured in Plateau Village Attacknight attack on Taagbe, a village in Bassa Local Government Area. Its Public R
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night attack on Taagbe, a village in Bassa Local Government Area. Its Public Relations Officer, Terna Tyopev, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Jos that the attackers, who invaded the village at 12 midnight, also burnt down 10... Read more
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Obey 'Rules of Engagement', Army Chief Buratai Charges Nigerian SoldiersArmy was already implementing all government financial reforms, adding that it
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Army was already implementing all government financial reforms, adding that it had been helpful in its finances. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Command and Warrant Officers Mess was also inaugurated and was witnessed by many... Read more
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Despite Curfew, Armed Persons Attack Plateau Community, Kill Sixfive people while killing six others, according to the police. The Police Publ
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five people while killing six others, according to the police. The Police Public Relations Officer, Terna Tyopev, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Jos that the attackers, who invaded the village at 12 midnight, also burnt down 10 houses. He said... Read more
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How Nigeria's 36 States Shared N173.8 Billion in SeptemberFederation Account in September from the distributable revenue generated for th
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Federation Account in September from the distributable revenue generated for the month. The breakdown was obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in a report from the office of the Accountant-General of the Federation in Abuja. For example,... Read more
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Catholic Bishops Call for Unity in Nigeriaof the Virgin Mary to the governor as well as prayers offered for his administr
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of the Virgin Mary to the governor as well as prayers offered for his administration, the state and the country. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that The Catholic Bishops are attending the 1st National Marian Year and 3rd National Marian... Read more
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Rufai Presents Kaduna's 2018 Budget to Lawmakersin the state. He added that the House would ensure that the budget meet the ye
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in the state. He added that the House would ensure that the budget meet the yearnings and aspirations of the people. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the government had earlier proposed N201 billion as 2018 budget, but N15 billion was... Read more
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Nigerian Workers Maltreated By Chinese Firm Yet to Report to Policematter be swept under the carpet without theperson who gave such a dastardly in
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matter be swept under the carpet without theperson who gave such a dastardly instruction is brought to book," he said. The News Agency of Nigeria reported how some workers at the Centre South Construction Company, CSCC, in the state on Monday... Read more
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Domestic Airlines Record Three Million Passengers in Six MonthsLagos — Domestic airlines in Nigeria lifted a total of 3,287,310 passengers in
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Lagos — Domestic airlines in Nigeria lifted a total of 3,287,310 passengers in the first six months of this year, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The figure, however, represents a 21 per cent decrease, compared to the 4,193,862 passengers... Read more
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Sole Female Candidate Cautions Against Election Violencepresidential election in Liberia, on Monday joined hundreds of peace advocates
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presidential election in Liberia, on Monday joined hundreds of peace advocates at a concert for a violence-free poll. A News Agency of Nigeria team covering the election reports that the concert ended a three-month prayer and fasting camp by... Read more
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Two Thirds Kaduna Primary School Teachers Couldn't Conveniently Pass Primary Four Examsmillion in Rigasa Primary School, which has a population of about 22,000 pupils
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million in Rigasa Primary School, which has a population of about 22,000 pupils, as part of its support for the state. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Education Intervention Fund by the World Bank and other collaborative development... Read more
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Akwa United Beat Sunshine Stars Reach Aiteo Cup Finalwill now face Niger Tornadoes of Minna, who were 4-3 aggregate winners over Cup
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will now face Niger Tornadoes of Minna, who were 4-3 aggregate winners over Cup holders FC IfeanyiUbah in the other semi-final. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the men's final match of the AITEO Cup will hold at the Agege Stadium on Su... Read more
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PSC - We Have No Powers to Discipline IGIG who works with these officers and who knows their operational capabilities t
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IG who works with these officers and who knows their operational capabilities to recommend to it. Ani, according to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), said the commission had given the IG guidelines that should be followed on special... Read more
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Soldiers Ambush, Kill Two Boko Haram Members, Says OfficialLocal Government Council of Borno State. The Deputy Director, Army Public Rati
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Local Government Council of Borno State. The Deputy Director, Army Public Rations, 7 Division, Kingsley Samuel, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Maiduguri the troops had ambushed a group of insurgents while trying to cross into the... Read more
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Universities Charging Above N2,000 for Post-UTME Must Refund Excess to Students - JAMBto refund the excess payment. JAMB's Head of Public Relations, Fabian Benjamin
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to refund the excess payment. JAMB's Head of Public Relations, Fabian Benjamin, made these known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja. He decried message on the social media that the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu,... Read more
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Campaigns Close in Liberia's Crucial General Electionsthe first time for the transfer of power from one democratically elected presid
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the first time for the transfer of power from one democratically elected president to another in the country since 1944. A News Agency of Nigeria team covering the exercise in Monrovia, the nation's capital, reports that most of the candidates... Read more
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Universities That Charge Above N2,000 for Post-UTME Must Refund Excess to Students - JAMBto refund the excess payment. JAMB's Head of Public Relations, Fabian Benjamin
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to refund the excess payment. JAMB's Head of Public Relations, Fabian Benjamin, made these known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in Abuja. Mr. Benjamin said that the collaboration was to enhance the conduct of Unified... Read more
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Another Nigerian Killed in South Africashot dead in Johannesburg on Saturday, the Nigeria Union, South Africa, has sai
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shot dead in Johannesburg on Saturday, the Nigeria Union, South Africa, has said. Its president, Adetola Olubajo, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on telephone from Johannesburg that Mr. Omoyele, a.k.a Ja Rule, a native of Ibadan, Oyo State,... Read more
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Monkeypox - Cross River Strengthens Surveillance in Border Communitiesin Bayelsa, Rivers and Akwa Ibom The Commissioner for Health, Inyang Asibong,
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in Bayelsa, Rivers and Akwa Ibom The Commissioner for Health, Inyang Asibong, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Calabar. "Cross River is not far from other states in the South-South that have witnessed the... Read more
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Monkeypox - Bushmeat Consumers in Bayelsa Insist On Its Consumptionas it is suspected to be one of the sources of contracting the disease. Howeve
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as it is suspected to be one of the sources of contracting the disease. However, some of the residents, who spoke to News Agency of Nigeria on the advice from medical experts to curb spread of the virus, urged the government to lay emphasis... Read more
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Fed Poly Ado Ekiti Shut IndefinitelyAdo Ekiti, was on Sunday shut indefinitely following violent protest by student
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Ado Ekiti, was on Sunday shut indefinitely following violent protest by students over the death of two of them. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that trouble began on the institution's campus late Friday, when two of the students... Read more
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Magu, Ikpeazu, Others Join Nigerian Independence Parade in New YorkYork, among others, joined the revellers at the Independence Day Parade in New
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York, among others, joined the revellers at the Independence Day Parade in New York on Saturday. The Correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria reports that Mr. Magu joined the Parade, which began at Second Avenue on E. 54th Street and ended at... Read more
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Former President Jonathan Speak On Super Eagles' World Cup QualificationEbonyi State Governor, David Umahi has congratulated the Super Eagles for quali
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Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi has congratulated the Super Eagles for qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that other sports fans in Ebonyi also congratulated the Gernot-Rohr tutored-side for beating... Read more
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Rohr Says Super Eagles' Clash With Zambia Will Be Good to Beholdhad changed since the first encounter with the Super Eagles in Ndola about a ye
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had changed since the first encounter with the Super Eagles in Ndola about a year ago in the Russia 2018 Qualifiers. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Super Eagles beat Zambia 2-1 then. "Zambia's team a year ago is not the same... Read more
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No Cause for Alarm Over Outbreak of 'Monkey Pox' Virus - Bayelsa Govtviral disease called "monkey pox" in the state. The state's Commissioner for H
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viral disease called "monkey pox" in the state. The state's Commissioner for Health, Prof. Ebitimitula Etebu, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Yenogoa that the state government was on top of the situation. Etebu said that the... Read more
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Super Eagles' Clash With Zambia Will Be Good to Behold - Coach Rohrhad changed since the first encounter with the Super Eagles in Ndola about a ye
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
had changed since the first encounter with the Super Eagles in Ndola about a year ago in the Russia 2018 Qualifiers. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Super Eagles beat Zambia 2-1 then. "Zambia's team a year ago is not the same... Read more
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Former First Lady Patience Jonathan Sues Anti-Graft Agencyfixed Nov. 16 to hear the N2 billion Fundamental Rights suit brought against th
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fixed Nov. 16 to hear the N2 billion Fundamental Rights suit brought against the EFCC by Mrs Patience Jonathan. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the wife of the former president Goodluck Jonathan had filed the suit in June to... Read more
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World Cup Qualifier - Pinnick Wants Super Eagles to Be Calm, Clinicalbe the approach for Saturday's encounter with the Chipolopolo of Zambia," the s
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be the approach for Saturday's encounter with the Chipolopolo of Zambia," the statement quoted Pinnick as saying. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that the Eagles will host the Chipolopolos at the Godswill Akpabio International... Read more
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22 Killed in Niger Boat TragedyGovernment Area of the state. Hussaini Ibrahim, the Public Relations Officer o
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Government Area of the state. Hussaini Ibrahim, the Public Relations Officer of the agency, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria in Minna on Wednesday. He said the deceased were travelling on Tuesday from Yauri in Kebbi and Mage... Read more
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Super Eagles Going for Outright Win in Battle Against Zambiabe satisfied with a draw against Zambia, saying instead that the team would be
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be satisfied with a draw against Zambia, saying instead that the team would be going for an outright win. Ibitoye told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the team would be aiming at defeating the Chipolopolo of Zambia in the crucial... Read more
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200 Chinese Investors to Invest in Nigeria's Mining SectorNo fewer than 200 Chinese mining companies have declared interest to invest in
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No fewer than 200 Chinese mining companies have declared interest to invest in Nigeria's mining sector, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. NAN gathered that the Minister of State in the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, Bawa Abubakar... Read more
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Senate Probes Police Chief Over Corruption AllegationsNigeria Police Force (NPF) had alleged that Mr. Misau did not follow due proces
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Nigeria Police Force (NPF) had alleged that Mr. Misau did not follow due process when he retired from the force. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Senate's resolution followed a Point of Order by Mr. Misau, who is the... Read more
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Lai Mohammed Blames High Cost of Food On Exports, Infrastructure Deficitcorruption, unity and development as well as the achievements recorded by the a
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corruption, unity and development as well as the achievements recorded by the administration despite constraints. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported that the minister said though the government had made its position clear on the... Read more
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Judge Withdraws From Hearing Alleged Boko Haram Kingpin's CaseBorno State, who were abducted from another construction site in Bauchi State i
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Borno State, who were abducted from another construction site in Bauchi State in Feb. 2013, and taken to the Sambisa Forest. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that they face an 11-count charge for the abduction and murder of the victims(... Read more
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Anambra Governorship - Why AD Has No Candidate On Our List - INECfor submission. INEC Director of Publicity and Voter Education, Oluwole Osaze-
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for submission. INEC Director of Publicity and Voter Education, Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, on Monday in Abuja. The AD had on Wednesday, in a letter written to INEC by its factional... Read more
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NGO Enrols 7,504 Children in Zamfara Schoolsorganisation (NGO). Mr Tah Daniel, the Project's Operation Manager in the stat
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organisation (NGO). Mr Tah Daniel, the Project's Operation Manager in the state disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gusau on Monday. The Lifestep project is funded by the Global Affairs Canada with the aim of... Read more
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Nigeria's Problems Are Poverty, Ignorance, Not Restructuring - APC Legal Adviserorganised by the Lagos State chapters of the Buhari Youth Organisation, BYO, an
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organised by the Lagos State chapters of the Buhari Youth Organisation, BYO, and National Orientation Agency in Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the programme tagged: "United Nigeria: Challenges and Opportunities" started on September... Read more
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Independence Anniversary - Osinbajo, Obasanjo, Gowon, Shonekan, Others Speakof Interim National Government, Ernest Shonekan, both of who chorused "we concu
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of Interim National Government, Ernest Shonekan, both of who chorused "we concur" when asked to address the gathering. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that intercessory prayers were offered for the leaders, the three tiers of government, armed... Read more
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Falconets Crush Tanzania 6-0 to Advance Into Next Round 9-0 AggregateIjamilusi and a goal each by Imo Anam and Cynthia Aku steered the Nigerian unde
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Ijamilusi and a goal each by Imo Anam and Cynthia Aku steered the Nigerian under-20 women team to a memorable victory. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the victory gave them a 9-0 aggregate win, after having won the first leg match 3-0... Read more
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Is GDP Still Relevant to Measure Nigeria's Economic Progress?noted that the government should develop a holistic framework to measure social
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noted that the government should develop a holistic framework to measure social, economic, environmental and governance to determine whether life in Nigeria is getting better or not. A News Analysis by Cecilia Ologunagba, News Agency of Nigeria (N... Read more
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Ecowas Parliament Committees On Gender, Human Rights, Others Meet October 3vulnerable groups from October 3 to October 7 in Niamey, Republic of Niger. Ac
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vulnerable groups from October 3 to October 7 in Niamey, Republic of Niger. According to a release made available to the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Abuja, the theme of the meeting is: "Harmonisation of Gender Policies within the ECOWAS... Read more
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Nigeria Plans National Dialogue On Revival of Agricultural Marketing Boardsre-establishment of marketing boards. The Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh,
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re-establishment of marketing boards. The Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh, disclosed the plan in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in Abuja on Sunday. Mr. Ogbeh who was speaking on the country's 57th Independence anniversary,... Read more
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