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370 students matriculate at University of Africa, Toru-Orua

The Africa University Toru-Orua (UAT) has matriculated  it first set of students. Three hundred and seventy students from four faculties  took ...
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Uwajeh’s appointment: ‘Buhari truly determined to kill corruption’

The recent appointment of Victor Uwajeh, a United Kingdom-based Nigerian private investigator, to recover all looted funds and undeclared assets ...
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Court refuses Metuh’s request to travel abroad

Even after obtaining a medical report from a UK-based hospital, Olisa Metuh’s application to travel abroad for treatment was yesterday ...
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Kogi police recover 457 arms, ask hoodlums to relocate

Kogi state Police Command has disclosed the recovery of 457 illegal weapons across the 21 local government areas of the ...
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Rampaging ‘soldiers’ set Benue community ablaze

Some persons suspected to be Nigerian soldiers stormed a community in Benue state and set houses ablaze, an official has ...
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Hard times await smugglers, new controller vows

Newly appointed Controller, Ogun Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Comptroller Micheal Agbara, has vowed to ensure hard ...
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Bello urges livestock owners to vaccinate their animals

Flags off mass treatment, vaccination As part of the efforts by the FCT Administration to ensure food safety and prevent ...
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Commuters to FCTA: ACs not our priority

The new Federal Capital Territory Administration’s guidelines, requiring commercial drivers to, among other things, install Air Conditioners in their vehicles ...
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CSOs lament members’ harassment in Niger Republic

Civil society leaders in Nigeria have expressed worry at the way their members have been constantly harassed and detained on ...
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Politics

SDP vows to defeat PDP,  APC in Ekiti 

Ahead of the governirship election in Ekiti state, the first Social Democratic Party (SDP's) aspirant to the State Government House, Mr ...
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APC N/Covention: Group promises to buy chairmanship form, mobilise delegates for Frank

A newly formed pro-democracy forum, Young Men in Politics (YMP), has expressed support for the chairmanship ambition of Deputy Publicity ...
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Creation of new polling units: We’ll be guided by extant laws- INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has urged members of the public to disregard insinuations making the rounds that it ...
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Security

Army to develop own helicopter – Buratai

The Nigerian Army, in collaboration with some of its partners, is working on a prototype helicopter that will aid its ...
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Why we withdrew troops from Benue, Taraba – DHQ

The Defence Headquarters yesterday stated that troops deployed in Benue, Taraba and other troubled states across central Nigeria have been ...
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Business

13 composite insurers record 106bn shareholders’ funds

No fewer than 13 licensed composite insurance companies in the nation’s underwriting sector recorded 106 billion as at December 31, ...
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ANLCA appoints Mustapha as BOT chairman

The Board of Trustees (BOT) of the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) has elected Taiwo Mustapha, as its ...
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Ocean & Cargo wins Warri port concession

A consortium named Ocean and Cargo Terminal Services Limited, has been declared the preferred bidder of Terminal B, Warri Old ...
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Women

Women contribute a lot to nation building –Efosa Uyigue

Ms. Efosa Uyigue is the Special Adviser (SA) to the Edo state Governor; Godwin Obaseki, on Gender. She speaks to ...
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I’ll like more women to be truck drivers – Halimat Alhassan

Halimat Alhassan is a widow and a mother of three. She is one of the female truck drivers at Dangote ...
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Media environment not friendly to women – Onyilo

Mrs. Maria Onyilo is a female lecturer in the Department of Mass Communication of the Benue State University, Makurdi. She ...
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