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FG Has Paid $2bn For Second Niger Bridge – Osinbajo

The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has restated the commitment of the Federal Government in completing the second Nigeria Bridge in the South East. He made this known during the flag-off of the governorship campaign of the All Progressives Congress in Onitsha area of Anambra State, adding that $2bn has …

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Kenya Election: Roselyn Akombe Resigns & Flees To US

Kenya election is heating up day after day and the violence ravaging the nation is unprecedented. Reports today (BBC News) suggest that a senior member of Kenya’s electoral commission (IEBC) has resigned, saying the country is unable to hold credible elections next week. Roselyn Akombe said the IEBC was under …

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LAUTECH: ASUU Suspends Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology ,LAUTECH Ogbomoso has suspends its industrial action. Lecture will commence on Monday 23rd October 2017. The decision to put the strike on hold was reached at the congress held today at the Mani campus of the institution in Ogbomoso. Details …

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2019: No Credible Candidate Besides Buhari – Ortom

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, on Tuesday said there was no other credible candidate for the 2019 presidential election that has the capacity to move Nigeria forward apart from President Muhammadu Buhari. Ortom, a governor elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress, said this in an interview …

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Worlds Biggest Robbery Going Down This Weekend

Police in Sao Paulo have stopped the world’s biggest bank robbery after discovering a well constructed 500-metre tunnel, The gang are understood to have invested at least £750,000 to fund the construction of the tunnel and other logistics. Complete with lighting, ventilation and rail tracks, leading from a rented house …

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Jacob Zuma Of South Africa Visits Imo State.

The President of South African, Jacob Zuma arrives Owerri, the Capital of Imo State on a two-day working visit. Present at the Sam Mbakwe Airport to welcome Mr Zuma, were the state governor, Rochas Okorocha Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, Former Governor of Jigawa State, Saminu Turaki, and Former INEC Chairman, …

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8000 Corpers To Participate In Anambra Governorship Election

About 8000 serving corps members are to participate in the November 18 Anambra gubernatorial election.The State’s Coordinator of NYSC, Ebenezer Olawale, who dropped the hint while addressing journalists in Awka, said the data of corps members had already been transmitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in that respect. …

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Man Killed For Stealing A Tuber Of Yam In Enugu

The Enugu State Police Command has commenced an investigation into the alleged killing of a man for stealing a tuber of yam in Amorji Nike community of Abakpa axis in Enugu.The command ’s spokesman , SP Ebere Amaraizu , said in a statement in Enugu on Saturday that the incident …

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“How God Saved Me From Plane Crash” – Bishop Oyedepo

The presiding Bishop of Living Faith Church Worldwide, popularly known as Winners Chapel, Dr. David Oyedepo,on Friday revealed how he and others travelling with him escaped what he described as a “potential plane crash.”The bishop shared the testimony at the ‘Breakthrough Service’ held at the church’s world headquarters in Ota, …

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“EFCC Forced Me To Admit Taking N30 Million From Diezani” – INEC Official (Photo)

Mr Christian Nwosu, a former official of the Independent national electoral commission(INEC) shocked a Lagos federal high court on Friday when he revealed that officials of the Economic and financial crimes commission, EFCC, forced him to admit receiving N30 million from embattled former petroleum minister, Diezani Allison Madueke.PoliticsNGR learned that …

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GTBank Apologizes To Customers Over Network Failure

Guaranty Trust Bank Plc has apologized to customers over their inability to access some banking channels yesterday such as mobile banking channels, ATM machines as well as transactions across the counter. The bank has sent out apology to customers while acknowledging they failed in giving satisfactory services as they normally …

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Buhari Names Aishah Ahmad New CBN Deputy Governor

Olalekan Adetayo, AbujaPresident Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mrs. Aishah Ahmad, as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. According to a statement on Thursday by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President had presented Ahmad to the Senate for confirmation. Adesina said the woman …

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Masquerades Arrested For Robbery In Agege, Lagos

Some masquerades have been arrested by officers of the Lagos state police command after causing chaos at Elere area of Agege Lagos. According to the police officials, the masquerades were apprehended alongside other hoodlums for robbing members of the community and also causing breach of the peace in the area. …

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Farmers To Crash Price Of Rice To N6,000 Per Bag

THE National President, Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) Mallam Aminu Goronyo on Wednesday said the farmers would crash the price of 50kg of rice to about N6000 if the government provide the necessary farm inputs to reduce the cost of production. Mallam Goronyo who disclosed this after a meeting …

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World’s Richest Woman Dies At 94 (Photo)

Liliane Bettencourt, the heiress to cosmetics firm L’Oreal, has died aged 94, her family has confirmed.A statement said she had died at home “peacefully” overnight. With an estimated 2017 net worth of 33bn euros (£30bn; $40bn), she was the world’s richest woman. She left the company’s board in 2012 and …

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Fake Medical Doctor Defrauds 30 People Of N6m In Calabar

The Cross River State Police Command has arrested one Peter Bishung for allegedly defrauding over 30 people of more than N6million. It was gathered that Mr. Bishung, who posed as a medical doctor had been hanging around the Ministry of Health headquarters premises at the Michael Ani secretariat in Calabar …

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