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FG spends N2.7trn on agriculture, infrastructure ‘ Lai Mohammed
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the Federal Government expended N2.7 trillion on agriculture and provision of other critical infrastructure in the 2017 budget.
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Marvel Stars Reaction To Stan Lee’s Death
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
Stan Lee was a great writer and Marvel comic creator who in so many words created a universe that many lived in and enjoyed through his epic works. Fans of the Marvel comics are sad and mourn his death as much as they will mourn a god of some sort. A lot have likened him []
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GQ Names Serena Williams Woman of The Year 2018
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
Ace Tennis champion Serena Williams has been named GQ Woman of the Year 2018and is one of four honorees to be featured on the cover of GQ’s 23rd-annual Men of the Year issue. The mother of one share the honour with Director of the Year, Jonah Hill, as well as actors Henry Golding (Star of []
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Places To Visit In Seychelles
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
It is the yule tide and while some people are saving and planning on travelling to their hometowns (Igbo Kwenu!!), some who can afford are traveling to western countries to oppress others on social media with their beautiful pictures and videos. But some of these western places are in winter and it may not be []
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Marvel Comics Stan Lee Passes Away
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
Legendary writer, editor and publisher of Marvel Comics Stan Lee has passed away at the age of 95. Lee, co-created Black Panther, Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Mighty Thor, Iron Man, the Fantastic Four, the Incredible Hulk, Daredevil and Ant-Man, among many other characters. Even in his nonagenarian years his fame and influence as the ambassador []
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Obasanjo tasks states on local councils’ autonomy bill
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
The state governments that are either working against the passage of the Local Government Autonomy Bill are enemies of the people and must be treated as such,’ former President Olusegun Obasanjo stated yesterday. Speaking in Abeokuta, Ogun State, the ex-leader regretted that only nine of the 36 states had signed the bill passed by the []
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Buhari signs extradition law, FCT budget, others
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari has assented an extradition law consistent with extant protocols. His Senior Special Assistant on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Ita Enang, stated yesterday in Abuja that his principal also signed into law the 2018 budget of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). He said with the Extradition (Amendment) Act, 2018, ‘this Act vests jurisdiction []
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Okowa charges contractors on project delivery
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
Delta State governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has urged contractors in the state who have been mobilised to seize the opportunity offered by the dry season to deliver their projects. During the inspection of some road projects in Agbor, Ika South Council yesterday, Governor Okowa noted that the people deserve good infrastructure. The governor, who spoke []
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Religious crisis looms in Ibadan varsity community over wearing of hijab
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
Unless some drastic actions are taken to stop some religious fanatics, the University of Ibadan (UI) community is in for serious crisis. A Muslim group was reportedly distributing hijab to female students of International School Ibadan (ISI) yesterday by 7am and asked them to wear it to the assembly ground. Consequently, the management of the []
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Flooded Niger Delta communities get N90m relief materials from PAP
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
Inhabitants of some communities ravaged by flood recently in the Niger Delta region smiled at the weekend, as the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) began distribution of foodstuff and other household items to ameliorate their plight. The week-long exercise kicked off last Saturday. A statement by PAP in Abuja had it that N90 million had already []
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Court dismisses Adeseun, Otiti’s application for transfer of case to Ibadan
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
A federal High Court in Lagos yesterday dismissed an application filed by Senator Ayo Ademola Adeseun and Chief Olanrewaju Otiti, seeking transfer of the criminal charge against them to Ibadan, Oyo State capital. The duo (Adeseun and Olanrewaju) are standing trial on alleged N650 million fraud alongside a former Minister of Federal Capital Territory (FCT), []
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Ondo riverine communities benefit from Chevron, NNPC joint venture
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
Riverine communities in Ondo State will benefit from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL) joint venture (JV). This is towards the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2030, which includes quick community development across the Niger Delta. The General Manager, Policy, Government and Public Affairs of CNL, Mr. []
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We’ve fulfilled our promises on works, power, housing, Fashola insists
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
After three years as Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Babatunde Fashola said that promises made by the Federal Government, particularly in the areas of incremental power, improved road network and housing gaps have been kept. Speaking at a press conference yesterday in Abuja on the progress in the sectors, Fashola, his ministers of state []
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President pledges better deal for education, military
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Paris, France, assured Nigerians of better allocations for education, describing the sector as the engine of the development of any nation. According to him, as revenue improves, his administration will also boost the anti-terrorism war through retooling of the military, just as the menace of abduction in parts would get []
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How mobile phones cause cancer, depression
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
There is now ‘clear evidence’ that cell phone radiation can cause cancers of the heart, brain and adrenal glands, a landmark United States (U.S.) National Institutes of Health (NIH) study warns. A final report, released last week, confirms the preliminary findings that were released in 2016 after scientists were alarmed by early indications that cell []
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Afelokhai, Onyekuru, Iheanacho are early birds as Eagles begin training today
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
Officials of the Super Eagles were pleasantly surprised yesterday when the bulk of the players invited for this weekend’s Cameroun 2019 African Nations Cup qualifier against South Africa arrived the team’s camp ahead of today’s opening training session.
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Court frees Indian businessman over alleged N120m fraud
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja High Court yesterday discharged an Indian national, Gulati Ankit, held on behalf of DAMAC Star Properties LLC, Dubai, in an alleged $350,000 (about N120 million) property fraud. Profitel Limited, a Nigerian company, had in 2015 sued DAMAC Star Properties LLC for alleged breach of contract and swindling of a []
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Diabetes cases may rise to 642m in 2040
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
The Diabetes Association of Nigeria (DAN) has said that diabetes cases may leap to 642 million by 2040. It said that people living with diabetes are about 422 million globally. National President of the association, Dr. Mohammed Alkali, who is also the Chief Medical Director (CMD) of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH), Bauchi, []
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Epiphany Azinge (SAN): A worthy fellow
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
Professor Epiphany Azinge was born into a prominent Asaba family and he made his early mark as a student of law, He graduated from the University of Lagos in 1976 with a Second Class Upper Division. He was called to the Bar in 1980. With an insatiable quest for knowledge, and ever probing and questioning []
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141,000 children died of pneumonia in 2016
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
A new report by Save the Children International, Nigeria, has revealed that the country recorded about 140,520 deaths of under-five children as a result of pneumonia in 2016 alone. The report also said that about 16 children die every hour as a result of the disease, adding that 4.2 million children aged 12-23 months were []
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Re: Revisiting Jonathan’s single term proposal
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
I refer to Anthony Akinola’s opinion piece with the above title in The Guardian of 01 November 2018. I have read his many pieces in this medium and elsewhere and I respect the author’s views for many reasons one of which is that both of us are advocates of rotational presidency in Nigeria. Having read []
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Lassa fever kills two, infects five in Edo, Ebonyi, Ondo
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed the death of two, and infection of five people from Lassa fever in Edo, Ebonyi and Ondo states, including a health worker. This was contained in the NCDC latest figures on Lassa fever published yesterday in its Week 44 (October 29 to November 4, 2018) outline. []
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Adegboruwa pledges to elevate African Bar Association
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
Human rights lawyer, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa has expressed his willingness to be integrated into the working system of the African Bar Association (AFBA) in order to uplift the association. The Lagos lawyer stated this, in his letter of acceptance to his appointment as the chairman of the Justice Sector Programme Commission of the AFBA. AFBA in []
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Why science is relevant to daily lives, by minister
Tue, 13 Nov 2018
Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has explained why science is relevant to our daily activities. Onu gave the reasons yesterday in Abuja at the World Science Day, 2018 with theme: ‘Science, A Human Right.’ He said the celebration highlights the importance of science in society, as well as the relationship between science, []
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