Nasarawa Govt Approves N200m For Payment Of LG Pensioners Gratuity
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Nasarawa State Government says it has approved N200 million for the payment of gratuity to over 2,000 local government pensioners. The Director-General of the State’s Pension Bureau, Mr Sani Oseze, told newsmen on Monday in Lafia that the...

NYSC Deploys 2,000 Corps Members To Gombe
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The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) says it has posted 2,000 corps members to Gombe State for the 2017 batch ‘A’ stream II service year. NYSC spokesperson in Gombe State, Margaret Dakama, said in a statement that the orientation...

President Muhammad Buhari Receives In Audience APC Delegation
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President Muhammad Buhari receives in audience APC delegation lead by APC National Chairman, Chief John Oyegun. Others are Imo State Governor Owelle Rocharles Okorocha, Nassarawa State Governor, Tanko Almakura, Kaduna State governor Mallam...

We Are Committed To Completing All Abandoned Projects – NDDC MD
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The Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Mr. Nsima Ekere, has restated the commitment of the present board and management of the commission to complete abandoned projects as much as possible. Mr. Ekere spoke on...

The Israel Lobby and US Foreign Policy
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A decade ago in 2007 John J. Mearsheimer , the R. Wendell Harrison Distinguished Service Professor of Political Science and co-director of the Program on International Security Policy at the University of Chicago, and Stephen M. Walt , the...

CARE: Yemen Situation ‘Absolute Shame on Humanity’
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Featured image: Dr. Wolfgang Jamann – secretary general and CEO of CARE International. (Source: Care International ) International humanitarian agency Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere (CARE) has voiced alarm at...

The Doomsday Clock. Two and a Half Minutes to Midnight. Ever Closer to Nuclear War
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The Science and Security Board of the  Bulletin  of the Atomic Scientists has warned that the likelihood of a catastrophic nuclear war is closer than since 1953. As  explained  by the Bulletin, in 1947 it devised the Doomsday...

FFK reacts to APC governors' visit to London, says Buhari was sitting like a 'stuffed mannequin'
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Editor's note: The former minister of aviation Femi Fani-Kayode in this fresh piece reacts to the recent visit to President Muhammadu Buhari in London by some of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Fani-Kayode also said the president's...

Man caught casting multiple votes during Lagos LG election (Video)
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A man was secretly recorded while casting what looks like multiple votes in the recently concluded Lagos state Local government election which was held on Saturday, July 24.

Genius! Zimbabwean inventor showcases his own drone, electric car, helicopter (photos)
1 hour ago News naij.com 22

A Zimbabwean inventor is showcasing various disruptive technologies and solutions that are putting Africa on the global technological map. All over Africa, a lot of talented and creative people abound and are not afraid to showcase their...

Okowa come and help us, Sapele is flooded - Residents cry out to Delta governor as rain wreaks havoc in Sapele (See Photos)
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- The Sapele area of Delta state has witnessed heavy flooding since the downpour of rain began on Saturday July 22 - An affected resident is calling on governor Ifeanyi Okowa to do something about the disastrous situation - Homes and...

Ex-Biafran commander, Ogbonnaya Oji, is dead
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He served in the Biafran army as the commanding officer of the 9th Battalion in 1967. The post Ex-Biafran commander, Ogbonnaya Oji, is dead appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria .

New Hepatitis C treatment effective in Africa – Experts
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Hepatitis C is an infection of the liver caused by the hepatitis virus and of various  types. The post New Hepatitis C treatment effective in Africa – Experts appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria .

Muslim group criticises composition of APC restructuring committee
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MURIC says the composition of committee excludes proponents restructuring. The post Muslim group criticises composition of APC restructuring committee appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria .

INTERVIEW: How Dele Giwa’s murder, Rwanda genocide changed my career — Dele Olojede (Part 1)
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Pulitzer Prize winner and publisher of rested Next newspapers, Dele Olojede, speaks about his career and the Dele Giwa murder. The post INTERVIEW: How Dele Giwa’s murder, Rwanda genocide changed my career — Dele Olojede (Part...

Moroccan peacekeeper killed in renewed attacks by militias in CAR
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Thousands have died in the ethnic and religious conflict that broke out when Seleka rebels ousted President Francois Bozize in 2013. The post Moroccan peacekeeper killed in renewed attacks by militias in CAR appeared first on Premium Times...

17 Turkish journalists go on trial for waging ‘asymmetric war’
1 hour ago News thenationonlineng 19

Seventeen employees of a Turkish opposition newspaper went on trial on Monday accused of supporting a terrorist group, a case seen by government critics as a further sign that freedom of expression is under attack. “Journalism is not a...

Authorities detain 102, including 60 traffic police, in Turkish bribery probe
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Turkish authorities on Monday detained 102 people, including 60 traffic police officers, as part of an investigation into alleged bribery and abuse of safety regulations in the construction sector. Authorities took into custody 42 people for...

FG to establish Presidential Council for SDGs
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The Federal Government says it will establish a Presidential Council for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to provide high-level policy guidance, leadership and direction for the realisation of SDG targets. The Senior Special Assistant to...

248 condemned prisoners in Plateau prisons – Controller
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Mr Neol Ailewon, Controller of the Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) Plateau Command, says 248 prisoners are on death row in prisons across the state. Ailewon who made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Jos...