Nasarawa radio owner tackles govt over closure
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Umar Muhammed, Lafia The Executive Director of Breeze 99.9 FM in Nasarawa State, Dr Nawoni Aboki, has said the land, which he used for his radio station, was approved by the state Governor Tanko Al-Makura. Aboki, who said this in an...

Lamenting the death of a loved one (2)
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Magnus Onyibe Upon the revelation by a Nigerian radiologist that Kikaose had been living with ruptured appendix, the initial plan was to immediately fly her back to the United Kingdom for the surgery. The opinion of over a dozen doctors was...

Pupil returns lost purse, gets N2,000 reward
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Folashade Adebayo For returning a purse containing N18,000 and other documents to a branch of the First City Monument Bank, a pupil of Muslim High School, Sagamu, Ogun State, Labake Samson, has been rewarded with a commendation letter by...

Corsica friendly good for Nigeria – Onigbinde
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Idris Adesina Former Super Eagles coach, Adegboye Onigbinde, has said the friendly match against  Corsica on Friday  will help Nigeria’s  preparations for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations against South Africa in Uyo ...

17 Years After, Senate Passes Petroleum Industry Bill
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By AHURAKA ISAH, FESTUS OKOROMADU and Michael Oche, The Senate yesterday passed the first part of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB), a modified version of the much anticipated Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), after 17 years of...

Niger Delta Hungry For Development – Gov Dickson
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By Tunde Oguntola, Amid age long neglect of the Niger Delta region by successive administrations in the country, Bayelsa State governor, Henry Seriake Dickson has stressed the need for the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and other...

FG Approves Closure Of 5 Foreign Missions
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By Juliana Agbo, The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, hinted yesterday that the federal government has approved the closure of five foreign missions and embassies. Although he did not mention the embassies or missions, the...

Wheelbarrow Controversy : My Detractors Jealous Of My Achievements – Gov Ortom
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By Jonathan Nda-Isaiah, Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom has debunked reports that he distributed wheelbarrows to youths, describing the reports  as handiwork of his detractors who are jealous of his achievements. He maintained...

Governors pass vote of confidence on Osinbajo, describes him as a 'system stabilizer'
7 hours ago News naij.com 24

- Members of the National Economic Council (NEC) has commended the leadership style of the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo - NEC said they are impressed by the way and manner Osinbajo was handling the affairs of the country -...

Saudi Arabia announces OFFICIAL date for 2017 RAMADAN fast (SEE DATE)
7 hours ago News naij.com 23

- Saudi Arabia has announced the official date for beginning of the Ramadan fasting month - The country which is viewed as the birthplace of Islam made the announcement on Thursday, May 25 - This annual observance of Ramadan is regarded as...

Kano governor, lawmakers displayed maturity in handling Emir of Kano probe - APC chieftain
7 hours ago News naij.com 19

- It is a fact that the Kano state House of Assembly has suspended the probe of Muhammad Sanusi II, the Emir of Kano - It is also a fact that the before the issue escalated, some notable politicians called for caution on both sides - One...

Fani-Kayode cautions OBJ over comments on Biafra
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- Former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, accuses Obasanjo of insulting Biafran agitators - The former minister warns that Obasanjo’s statement is reminiscent of the words of Queen Marie Antoinette of France before the revolution...

See the beautiful properties EFCC has taken away from Jonathan’s godson (photos)
7 hours ago News naij.com 27

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says the order was given by a Federal High Court in Port Harcourt - Among the things taken away by the EFCC are buildings and account numbers linked to George Turner, Jonathan's alleged...

BN Beauty: ‘Summer Sun Kissed Glowy’ Makeup Tutorial by Omabelle
7 hours ago News bellanaija.com 35

Omabelle has a new makeup tutorial and she’s showing us how to get this Summer sun kissed, glowy makeup look. She said; Hi My Beauties, welcome back!!! So today, I’ve got a Summer glowy full glam makeup tutorial for you guys and this...

165 Nigerians Voluntarily Return from Libya
7 hours ago News bellanaija.com 32

No fewer than 165 Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya on Thursday aboard a chartered Nouvelair aircraft with registration number TS-INA. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the aircraft landed at 5.01 p.m at the Murtala...

Omari Hardwick goes Bald for New Movie
7 hours ago News bellanaija.com 28

American actor Omari Hardwick popular for playing the character of “Ghost” in the TV Series “Power” shared a photo last night of himself on set of a new movie. The actor was wearing a military costume and he captioned the...

NOUN to matriculate students Saturday
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Nearly 14,000 students will matriculate. The post NOUN to matriculate students Saturday appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria .

Obasanjo: civil war never meant to massacre Igbo
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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo said yesterday that the 30-month Civil War was never meant to exterminate the Igbo, but an altruistic attempt to bring “our brothers and sisters” back to the fold of one Nigeria. Although federal...

PIB: Senate scraps NNPC
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The Senate yesterday passed a part of the controversial Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB). The Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) 2017 is expected to take care of the governance aspect of the industry. It scaled the third reading following...

19 states, Abuja may get N2b ecological fund
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A proposal for 19 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to get N2billion each as ecological fund will be decided upon at next month’s National Economic Council (NEC) meeting. NEC is the official economic platform for dialogue...