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The N35.9bn agric loan

Nigeria is set to receive a loan of $152.12 million (N35.9 billion) and a grant of $300,000 (N64.5 million) from the Africa Development Bank (AfDB) to support agricultural transformation in the country. The loan will […]

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Where are the CCTV cameras?

The bombing of Nyanya, a few kilometers from Aso Rock Villa, Abuja, twice within two weeks, clearly demonstrates that the Jonathan administration is failing in discharging one of its cardinal duties-the protection of lives and […]

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Lesson from 2014 UTME result

The Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) conducted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) for candidates aspiring to gain admission to Nigerian universities has proved to be the barometer for measuring the true worth […]

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Curbing maternal mortality

That hundreds of Nigerian women die daily due to pregnancy complication, labour or child birth, in spite of the tremendous progress the world has made in medicine, science and technology is frightening, but that is […]

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Fighting oil thieves

It is inconceivable that Nigeria requires $1 billion to fight oil theft. But President Goodluck Jonathan said so last week in the Netherlands. The President indicated that the federal government has earmarked such amount to […]

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Deployment of troops to Liberia

The announcement by General Officer Commanding (GOC) 81 Division of the Nigerian Army, Major-General Tamunomieibi Dibi, that Nigeria was deploying 700 soldiers on a peace mission in Liberia took many Nigerians by surprise, considering the […]