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Uncertainty over N4.314tr revenue from marginal fields

The nation’s plan to earn additional $14.100 billion (N4.314 trillion) from 300 million barrels of crude oil is uncertain as licensed marginal fields...

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14-year-old deflowered by brother, impregnated by father

A man in his mid 40s, Lucky Akuna, is now on the run, along with one of his unnamed sons, for allegedly sleeping with one of his daughters, 14-year-old Elizabeth Akuna, and ge...

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We’ll treat hate speech as terrorism, Osinbajo warns

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday declared that henceforth those found to be promoting hate speech would be treated as terrorists...

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61% Nigerians live below one dollar per day, says don

A university teacher, Prof. Joseph Abayomi Olagunju yesterday disclosed that 61 percent of Nigerians still live below one dollar per day...

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Troops kill 10 Boko Haram terrorists in Borno, recover food items

Troops of 8 Task Force Division of the Nigerian Army said it had killed 10 Boko Haram terrorists at Maza village in Borno State...

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Delta debt profile hits N500bn amid alleged poor performance, diversion of funds

The Delta State government has denied allegations of poor performance and diversion of state funds leveled against it by the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC)...

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Ikpeazu, Okorocha bemoan death of Abia Chief of Staff

Abia State governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has lamented the death of his Chief of Staff, Chief Chijioke Nwakodo, who died last Thursday at a London hospital, saying he lived, wo...

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INEC inaugurates committee on electronic voting

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has inaugurated a 20-member Inter-Agency Technical Committee to evaluate requirements for the successful deployment of ind...

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Court orders temporary forfeiture of perm sec’s money, property to FG

A Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday ordered a retiring Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment to temporarily forfeit N664 million and $137,68...

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ResumeorResign campaign resumes in London today

About 30 hours after announcing the suspension of its #ResumeorResign campaign in Abuja on Wednesday, the ‘Concerned Nigerians’ coalition has announced...

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Health minister launches ‘doctor’s stamp’ to check quackery

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has launched doctor’s stamp to check quackery in Nigeria. He said that the initiative would help in authenticating and validatin...

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Arewa group decries comments on Atiku, warns against insult to northern elders

The Arewa Youth Grand Alliance (AYGA) has condemned Progressive Youth Alliance’s (PYA) disparaging remark on the former Vice President Atiku Abubakar...

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Reps summon BoI MD over inability to recover N11b loans

The House of Representatives Committee on Public Accounts has issued an ultimatum to the Managing Director of the Bank of Industry (BoI), Mr. Olukayode Pitan...

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Government hands over Marina presidential lodge to Lagos State

The Federal Government yesterday handed over the Presidential Lodge in Marina to the Lagos State government...

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How should Nigeria deal with Kanu’s Biafra Security Service?

Early this week, a footage emerged of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) inspecting a guard of honour mounted for him by members of the Biafra Security Servi...

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50 feared killed by strange disease in Kogi State

A strange disease, the symptoms of which include diarrhea, bloodstained vomiting and high fever, has killed 50 people at Okunran, Okoloke and Isanlu-Esa villages in Yagba West...

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Lagos rehabilitates released prison teens, reunites them with relatives

The Lagos State government has commenced the process of rehabilitating and re-uniting the 80 newly released teenagers from Badagry prison to their families and relatives...

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NEMA, NATPTIP receives fresh batch of 138 returnees from Libya

No fewer than 138 returnees were yesterday received from Libya by the Zonal Coordinator, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Suleiman Yakubu and the Zonal Commander...

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Trump memoir ghostwriter predicts US leader will resign

The ghostwriter who penned Donald Trump's 1987 memoir "The Art of the Deal" thinks the US president will throw in the towel before the e...

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ASUU may suspend strike next week, faults Ngige

There are indications that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) may suspend its week-long industrial action next week...

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Minister laments importation of foreigners for Nigeria’s projects

The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has lamented the importation of foreign manpower for most projects in Nigeria as well as the huge appetite for impor...

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Flood claims father, two children in Abuja

Tragedy struck the Lokogoma area of the Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Thursday as a heavy downpour claimed three lives...

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Nigeria mining week begins October 16

Stakeholders in the mining and steel industry will hold their yearly Nigeria Mining Week from October 16 to October 19 at the Nigerian Air Force Conference Center in Abuja...

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Journalists move to tackle APC over alleged N25m advert debt

Journalists assigned to cover the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) are to, next week, protest against the Chief John Odigie-Oyegun-led National Working Committee...

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Electricity users give IBEDC August ending deadline to provide prepaid meters

A consumer group, Electricity Consumers Mega Forum, has given August ending deadline to Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) to either provide prepaid meters to ele...

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CIPSMN holds mandatory proficiency programme on supply chain management

The Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply Management of Nigeria (CIPSMN) is set to hold the batch ‘B’ 2017 Mandatory Proficiency Development Programme (MPDP) in Pro...

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Group urges Senate to pass anti-corruption bill

A Non Governmental Organistion (NGO), Alternative to Corruption and MisGovernance (ACMG) has urged the Senate to pass the anti-corruption bill into law...

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FUTO VC laments herdsmen’s invasion of school premises

The Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Technology Owerri, Prof. Francis Chukwuemeka Eze has disclosed that herdsmen invaded the school premises...

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How Hajj offers solution to global problems

HAJJ literally means “to continuously strive to reach one’s goal.” The Hajj (pilgrimage to Makkah) is the fifth of the five pillars of Islam. It is essentially a re-enac...

Nigerian Tribune
Oldest Hajj pilgrim, 104, arrives from Indonesia

BAIQ Mariah, a 104-year-old woman from Indonesia, has arrived in Jeddah on the first leg of her Hajj pilgrimage. She is the oldest among some 221,000 pilgrims from Indonesia t...

Nigerian Tribune
Med-View boss makes case for Hajj pilgrims

AVIATION expert and Managing Director of Med-View Airline, Alhaji Muneer Bankole, has urged the Federal Government to ensure that Nigerians who are participating in this year...

Nigerian Tribune
58% Nigerian pilgrims now in Saudi Arabia —NAHCON

THE National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, said 37,388 out of the 65,271 intending Nigerian pilgrims for the 2017 Hajj had been transported to Saudi Arabia as of Wednesd...

Nigerian Tribune
EDO: APC, PDP and Obaseki’s olive branch

In the aftermath of the legal tussle over the governorship election in the state, Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki offered an olive branch to the opposition, the Peoples Dem...

Nigerian Tribune
‘Non-payment of zakat perpetuating poverty, insecurity’

THE Ansar-ud-Deen Youth Association of Nigeria (ADYAN) has described non-payment of zakat by a vast majority of eligible Muslims as impeding the chances of individuals and the...

Nigerian Tribune
Nigerian elite responsible for electing wrong leaders into offices —ADP chieftain

Mr Nasir Adewale Bolaji is the chairman, Lagos State chapter of Action Democratic Party (ADP), he speaks on a number of issues, in this interview with BOLA BADMUS. Excerpts: &...

Nigerian Tribune
The Drink That’s A Fast Food Antidote

Green tea’s health benefits have been center stage for decades now, which is probably why it’s the second most popular beverage worldwide after water. People are sipping o...

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How To Get More From Vtamins

If you’ve watched the television at all lately, you’ve heard the mainstream media bashing the idea of From my favorite “scientist,” — Sheldon, on the Big Bang Theory...

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4 Super Supplements For MS And Autoimmune Support

If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS), a progressive autoimmune disorder that attacks your central nervous system, you may not think there’s...

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Is your bad breath trying to tell you something?

Stinky, foul smelling breath is far more than just a social embarrassment. It could be a warning about your health. In fact, checking your breath regularly could even save you...

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How To Make Milk Kefir

Makes 1 cup What You Need Ingredients 1 cup milk, preferably whole fat (see Recipe Notes) 1 teaspoon active kefir grains (See Recipe Notes) Equipment 1 pint-sized glass jar Ch...

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…As Lara George serves us a ‘Slice of Heaven’

Album – A Slice Of Heaven Artist –  Lara George Record Label – Soforte Music (2017) Duration: 73 minutes &#1...

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More battle, steal on The Voice Nigeria this week

Last Sunday was full of excitement, entertainment and tears on The Voice Nigeria. The excitement had viewers on the edge of their seats itching to know who will make it to the...

Nigerian Tribune
Film financing in Nigeria: Syndicated financing and completed bonds

The growth and successes of the Nigerian movie industry, popularly referred to as Nollywood, has been widely documented. It is now generally accepted that this sub-sector with...

Nigerian Tribune
Ronaldo, Messi lead the pack

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi will again go head to head for the title of world’s best footballer. The post Ronaldo, Messi lead the pack appeared first on Vanguard News...

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MTV Base Lip Sync Battle Africa winner emerges, gets N1m prize money

After several electrifying performances by celebrities across Africa, Lip Sync Battle Africa season 2 was wrapped up in grand style at a special LSB Africa Wrap Up Party held...

Nigerian Tribune
Tjan set to marry ‘Omo yi’

TJAN, real names Tijani Olasunmbo Fowosere, is back with a new song titled ‘Omo yi’ (This girl). The R and B tune, according to entertainment watchers, is sure to get ladi...

Nigerian Tribune
On the Senate, ports and revenue leakages

ONE is constrained to join issues with a Kaduna-based writer over an article authored by him and published recently. The article entitled “The Senate, Ports and revenue leak...

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Restucturing: South afraid of North’s size —Unongo

The Northern Elders Forum convener, Sir Paul Unongo, has said the South is clamouring for restructuring simply because it is afraid of the size of the northern region. ‘If t...

Nigerian Tribune
Restructuring: The earlier, the better

THE debate on the topical issue of restructuring Nigeria has been attracting contributions in diverse forms from diverse sources.   It is hoped that at the end of the day, t...

Nigerian Tribune
How to curb rising food prices

THAT the cost of food prices has been rising in the country is saying what is obvious, and two things are responsible for this. First, we import the majority of the food we co...

Nigerian Tribune
On the Abuja protests

MY heart bleeds seeing what is happening in some parts of Nigeria as a result of the state of health of our president, Muhammadu Buhari. It is unfair, uncalled for, unjust and...

Nigerian Tribune
Advice to politicians

LAST month, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) conducted  a senatorial election in Osun State. This was sequel to the death of Alhaji Isiaka Adetunji Adelek...

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Group raises the alarm over killings in Kogi central

THE Kogi Central Community Development Association (KCCDA) has appealed to Kogi  State government and security agents to come to the rescue of the people of the area over the...

Nigerian Tribune
Female hunters offer to flush out kidnappers from Taraba

Two female hunters in Taraba State, Aisha Bakari and Habiba Husseini, have, said they were ready to assist in flushing out kidnappers from Taraba if engaged by the state gover...

Nigerian Tribune
Army inaugurates human rights desk for North-East operations

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday inaugurated a human rights desk to bolster its military engagements in the North East. Major General Nuhu Angbazo, the Head of Civil-Military Rela...

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Benin reject Nigerian cars on arrival in Kano

Benin delegation for  Saturday’s CHAN 2018 qualifier rejected local transportation provided for them on arrival yesterday in Kano. The post Benin reject Nigerian cars on ar...

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Farmers/herdsmen crisis: Experts urge herders to embrace ranching

AS violent incidents between animal breeders and sedentary farmers soar across the country, the Director of Breeding and Genetics at the National Animal Production and Researc...

Nigerian Tribune
Kebbi to export 2,000 goats to Saudi Arabia daily

THE Kebbi State Government has said that it had concluded arrangements with Jaiz Bank to start exporting 2,000 goats daily to Saudi Arabia as part of measures to boost its Int...

Nigerian Tribune
Lagos ranked 2nd world’s least liveable city

Afeez Hanafi with agency report Lagos State, Nigeria’s commercial capital, has been ranked as second world’s least liveable city. It ranked second behind Damascus in an an...

Punch
Aging is a hoax: The menopause myth

We say it all the time, and just chalk things up. Hey, that’s how it goes, right? Most of us have lived our lives believing that certain things just happen… that they are...

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The Picky Eater’s Guide To a Good Gut

Hippocrates said that “All diseases begin in your gut.” And, now current research is proving this almost 2,500 year old axiom to be absolutely true. Problems with the bact...

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Choose ‘Gold’ Spice, Not Old Spice, For Male Health

Turmeric (Curcuma longa) is a perennial plant whose roots are ground into a popular golden spice. The active ingredient in turmeric is curcumin, which gives the spice its bitt...

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This Fatty Nutrient Takes Years Off Your Face

It’s no secret that the skin on your face and neck are the first places to show signs of aging. So here’s a piece of great news… You can uplift your complexion and reduc...

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4 Fabulous Reasons To Drink Yogurt

Eating yogurt is one of the healthiest ways to get your daily dose of dairy. And I’m guessing you know why… Because it’s packed with probiotics, of course! But if you’...

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Restructure Nigeria before 2019 polls – Eminent Nigerians

NOTABLE Nigerians from different walks of life, including representatives of Afenifere and Ohanaeze converged on Lagos, yesterday, with a call for restructuring of the country...

Vanguard
Oyo info summit: Charting new course for information management, dissemination

The need for the media to be extra sensitive at this period in order not to push people to violence or any acts that can jeopardize the peace and stability of the nation was t...

Nigerian Tribune
9 Surprising Reasons You Have A Headache

Headaches have a special kind of way of ruining even the best of days. And it seems just about anything (those super elegant candles you just splurged on, your aunt’s voice,...

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Here’s Why You Sleep Much Less As You Age

Researchers have found that insomnia occurs because certain brain mechanisms change as people age. 120 As people age, many experience difficulties sleeping. But a new study su...

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Changing Bad Sleep Habits

Did you ever notice that when you’re exhausted, small problems can seem ever bigger? That’s because, in addition to having a shorter fuse, lack of sleep can also affect yo...

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Five Simple Ways To Become A Morning Person

There is no sound worse than those first five notes of an alarm clock first thing in the morning. While some of us are the type to jolt out of bed with a smile on our faces, f...

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Sleep Problems Have More Links to Mental Health Than You Think

Roughly 60 million Americans suffer from insomnia, a sleep disorder that leaves even doctors unsure about how best to treat it. Could mental health be the missing link? Americ...

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Obasanjo writes to Agbakoba, says offer yourself for leadership

Oladimeji Ramon Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has offered to personally mentor and guide a prominent Igbo lawyer, Dr. Olisa Agbakoba (SAN), if he would “step forward an...

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NIS arrests senior officers for job racketeering

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja The Nigeria Immigration Service said it had arrested some senior officers, including an Assistant Comptroller, Luka Mutum, for alleged involvement in j...

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Mimiko, Adebanjo, insist on restructuring, say call not anti-North

Oladimeji Ramon The immediate-past governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko and some other leaders of thought from across the country on Thursday lent their voices to the c...

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Constituency projects: Ekiti Assembly indicts Olujimi, two lawmakers

Kamarudeen Ogundele, Ado Ekiti The Ekiti State House of Assembly has accused the senator representing Ekiti South, Mrs. Biodun Olujimi, and two state lawmakers of gross miscon...

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35 Osun medical students receive hero’s welcome after study

Four years after 85 hopeless medical students of the University of Osun in Osogbo were given a lifeline to study in Ukraine by Mr Rauf Aregbesola, the state governor, followin...

Nigerian Tribune
As youths converge to decry rising rate of violence

In commemoration of the International Youth Day last weekend, youths from various organizations converged in Lagos to debate on ways of reducing violence and ways of changing...

Nigerian Tribune
Terrorists kill 13 in Barcelona

At least 13 people have been killed and scores were injured after a white van ploughed into a crowd in Barcelona’s busy tourist area, officials said. Catalonia’s Interior...

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FG/ASUU’s meeting ends in deadlock • Govt turns down lecturers’ request on TSA

Fidelis Soriwei, Eniola Akinkuotu and Adelani Adepegba The Federal Government’s efforts to make the Academic Staff Union of Universities to call off its nationwide strike fa...

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Our kidnap by Boko Haram in 2014 accidental — Chibok girls

The abduction of more than 200 schoolgirls from Chibok, Borno State by Boko Haram’s jihadist insurgency was the accidental outcome of a botched robbery, say the girls who sp...

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How Alcohol Messes With Your Sleep And What You Can Do About It

Five ways to protect your sleep from that last glass of wine before bed. You may want to reconsider your nightly nightcap if your goal is solid slumber. Wine, beer and liquor...

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Will Exercise Really Help Me Get Better Sleep?

The Question: Will exercise help me sleep better at night? The Answer: An exercise routine can actually improve sleep quality, according to Alon Avidan, professor of neurology...

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Why You Need To Go To Bed Early Tonight

Some of the gravest problems we face during a day can be traced back to a brutally simple fact: that we have not had enough sleep the night before. To a surprising, and almost...

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Our kidnap by B’Haram in 2014 accidental — Chibok girls

The abduction of more than 200 schoolgirls from Chibok, Borno State by Boko Haram’s jihadist insurgency was the accidental outcome of a botched robbery, say the girls who sp...

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What’s The Deal With ‘Clean Sleeping’?

For years, Elly Shariat had been burning the candle at both ends. “I’d start my days around 6 a.m. and I’d begrudgingly force myself to go to sleep at 2 or 3 a.m.,” sa...

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9 Sneaky Causes Of Depression

For some people, sub-zero temperatures aren’t the only difficult side effect of winter. Approximately 10 million Americans also experience seasonal affective disorder, a dep...

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IBEDC rehabilitates Sawmill, Agba Dam injection substations in Kwara

In a bid to meet customers’ demand, the Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company has completed the renovation of Sawmill 3x15MVA, 33/11KV and Agba Dam 2x15MVA,33/11KV Injecti...

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Lagos, Ogun PDP call for Kashamu’s expulsion

Kamarudeen Ogundele, Ado Ekiti The Lagos and Ogun states’ chapters of the Peoples Democratic Party have called for the expulsion of senator representing Ogun East, Buruji Ka...

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138 Nigerian deportees return from Libya

Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi The Federal Government has warned parents against trafficking or aiding their children to migrate to other countries, illegally. The Director General of...

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Constituents withdraw recall petition against Kano lawmaker

Fidelis Soriwei, Abuja The constituents of the Bebeji Constituency in the Kano State House of Assembly have withdrawn the petition they wrote to the Independent National Elect...

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FTAN calls on FG to reform Nigeria visa process

The Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN) has called on the Federal Government to restructure the processes of issuing Nigeria’s visas in the country’s fore...

Nigerian Tribune
N’Assembly members are a bunch of unarmed robbers – Obasanjo

Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Thursday in Ibadan said that the bogus earnings of National Assembly members portrayed them as a “bunch of unar...

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NCAC to unveil official attire, hairdo at AFAC 2017

All is now set for the unveiling of the official hair style and dress code for the 10th edition of the African Arts and Craft Expo (AFAC) holding from August 27th to September...

Nigerian Tribune
Firm unveils app to ease banking transactions

The introduction of Cloud Automated Spend Bank Analysis, CASBA, an artificial intelligence solution developed by Josla Electric is expected to offer a new dimension of conveni...

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FG will treat hate campaigners like terrorists, says Osinbajo

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday read the riot out to proponents of hate speech in the country, saying they were engaging in terrorism...

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Saraki, Dogara visit Buhari in UK, Oluwo calls for prayers

Olalekan Adetayo and Femi Makinde The President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki; and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Thursday visited ailing Presid...

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TheirMumuDonDo

LAST week, I wrote about OurMumuDonDo, the protest group that is tired of the mystery surrounding Mr. President’s health, concerned about the fact that he has been away from...

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FG/ASUU’s meeting ends in deadlock

Fidelis Soriwei, Eniola Akinkuotu and Adelani Adepegba The Federal Government’s efforts to make the Academic Staff Union of Universities to call off its nationwide strike fa...

Punch
Etihad Airways partners Manish Arora at Lakmé Fashion Week

Etihad Airways and Lakmé Fashion Week has partnered with one of the most lauded and inspiring international contemporary designers, Paris-based Manish Arora, who returns to t...

Nigerian Tribune
Sure-P fraud: Court orders perm sec to forfeit N664m, hotel, house

Oladimeji Ramon The Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday ordered the Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, Clement Onubuogo, to temporarily...

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