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Ernest Chinwo in Port Harcourt The 6 Division, Nigerian Army has described as lopsided the report of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on the Governorship and State Assembly elections in Rivers State, accusing the commission of ignoring the input of the army. The army also said it would review its participation in joint operations […]
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Jonathan Eze Nigerian Breweries Plc (NB) and CrossBoundary Energy have announced the signing of Heineken’s first solar project in Africa. CrossBoundary Energy will be installing and operating a 650 kW solar plant located at NB’s Ibadan Brewery, the solar energy plant will become operational in 2019. The landmark project is the first of its kind […]
Workers of Enugu State through the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) have congratulated Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on his victory at the March 9 governorship election in the state. In a congratulatory message signed by the State Chairman and acting Secretary of NLC, Comrade Virginus Nwobodo and Comrade Eddie Olorunwa Edema, the workers said the governor’s “track […]
By Alex Enumah in Abuja Nineteen days after the declaration of President Muhammadu Buhari as winner of the February 23 presidential election by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has finally filed his petition against the victory of Buhari at the […]
The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Mr Godwin Emefiele, on Monday said that over five hundred million dollars was being spent annually on importation of palm oil. Emefiele said this at a stakeholders’ meeting on the Palm Oil Value Chain held in Abuja. The meeting was attended by the Governors of Akwa Ibom, Edo […]
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Omon-Julius Onabu in Asaba A Federal High Court sitting in Asaba has sacked the Prophet Jones Erue-led executive council of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta State. The court upheld the Chief Cyril Ogodo-led executive council as the authentic State APC executive body. Although, Chief Ogodo was sworn in as the state chairman of […]
Like the proverbial elder in the market place, the Lotto magnate, Sir Kessington Adebutu, has reconciled the Ogun State Governor-elect, Prince Dapo Abiodun, and the governorship candidate recognised by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the recently conducted 2019 elections, Hon. Oladipupo Adebutu. A statement by the Media Consultant, Ladi Adebutu Democratic Organisation, Mr. Afolabi […]
By Laleye Dipo in Minna The Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State has directed that 41 of its students should immediately withdraw from the school for various offences A statement published in the university’s bulletin said the action was the outcome of the 440th Senate meeting which met on Wednesday February 27, this year. […]
Tanitoluwa Adewunmi, an eight-year-old Nigerian boy has become a child-chess star in the United States. Adewunmi, whose family is homeless in Manhattan, has seven trophies after winning his category at the New York State chess championship, according to the New York Times. The prodigy also went undefeated at the state tournament recently, outwitting children from […]
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An FCT High Court in Maitama, on Monday, granted leave to the EFCC to amend the charge in the trial of former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, and three others, over alleged N544 fraud. The former SGF was arraigned on Feb. 12 alongside Hamidu Lawal, a director in his company, […]
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