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By editor On Tuesday, July 19th, 2016
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MISS TOURISM NIGERIA 2016 CONTESTANT DIES AT 20

Organizers of the Miss Tourism Nigeria 2016 have announced the death of one of their contestants. The contestant, a finalist representing Ebonyi State, Maureen Onu, reportedly died in the early hours of Thursday. This More...

By editor On Tuesday, July 12th, 2016
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NIGERIA: LAWMAKER WARNS NSCDC OPERATIVES AGAINST BRIBERY

Jos — The Chairman, House Committee on Interior, Jagaba Adams Jagaba, has warned personnel of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps ( NSCDC) against bribery and corruption in the course of discharging More...

By editor On Monday, July 11th, 2016
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NIGERIA:NCAA DENIES RAISING FLIGHT FARES

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) yesterday denied raising air fares for local airlines, contrary to reports that new flight charges had been approved. The aviation regulatory body said though airfares, More...

By editor On Saturday, July 2nd, 2016
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TRAFFIC HAWKERS AND PATRONIZERS FACE JAIL TERM – AMBODE

Following the fall out from an incident where a street hawker was killed in the Maryland axis of Lagos, the Lagos state government is preparing to take tougher measures. While speaking to Intercontinental Television, More...

By editor On Saturday, July 2nd, 2016
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CBN VOTES N2.5BILLION FOR NYSC ENTREPRENEURS

Members of the National Youth Service Corps with good entrepreneurial skills can now access N2.5 billion loans provided by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). The loan is part of the N220 billion set aside for More...

By editor On Monday, June 27th, 2016
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NIGERIA IS SITTING ON AN UNTAPPED GOLDMINE – AMBASSADOR MNGUNI, SOUTH AFRICA ENVOY

The South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ambassador Lulu Louis Mnguni, was originally from an Academic background until he made a detour into the Diplomatic Corp following the invitation from late President More...

By editor On Monday, June 27th, 2016
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CENTRE FOR WEST AFRICA-WIDE DISEASE CONTROL SETS UP IN NIGERIA.

A newly formed regional body came on-stream in Abuja to help ECOWAS countries improve surveillance and control of disease outbreaks across. A newly formed regional body came on-stream in Abuja to help ECOWAS countries More...

By editor On Monday, June 27th, 2016
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NIGERIA: WORLD CUP QUALIFIER – PREPARATION WILL BE KEY – ONIGBINDE

Former Super Eagles coach, Chief Adegboye Onigbinde has said preparation is quite key to Super Eagles’ qualification for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. The three-time African champions were on Friday More...

By editor On Monday, June 27th, 2016
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15 STATES MAY GO BANKRUPT

An investigation by the Economic Confidential has shown that fifteen States may go bankrupt as their Internally Generated Revenues (IGR) in 2015 were far below 10% of their Federation Account Allocations (FAA) More...

By editor On Monday, June 27th, 2016
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FORGERY TRIAL : COURT GRANTS SARAKI, EKWEREMADU BAIL.

Justice Yusuf  Halilu  Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court on Monday granted bail to Senate President Bukola Saraki, Ike Ekweremadu, deputy senate president, and two other accused persons — Salisu Maikasuwa, More...