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Leadtimes Africa postpones awards events

The Leadtimes Africa prize for transparency, integrity, accountability and selfless service billed for October will now hold on 2nd of December at the University of Lagos, Nigeria. In a statement yesterday, the organisation said “the postponement became very necessary in ...

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NCWS urges FG on poverty eradication

National Council of Women Societies (NCWS) has called on the federal and state governments to develop policies that would eradicate poverty in the country. President of NCWS, Mrs. Gloria Laraba Shoda, made the call as she joined millions of people ...

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Youths and sports betting

At no time in the history of Nigeria has her youths been engaged in this game of making fast money than now. The rate at which young Nigerians engage in betting is alarming. Some have turned betting into a full-time ...

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Lawmaker empowers 500 constituents

A member of the House Representatives, Hon Jimi Benson, has reiterated his resolve to ensure the welfare of his constituents as he empowered 500 people through his ‘I care food bank’ scheme. The vibrant federal legislator said he was moved ...

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Senate urges FG to immortalise Malu

The Senate yesterday urged the federal government to immortalize the former Chief of Army Staff, COAS, late Lt. Gen. Victor Samuel Malu by naming any national monument in his honour for his meritorious service to the nation while alive. Members ...

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 ‘Boat accident act of God’

The year 2017 was characterized by calamities from the River Niger which releases its water through Niger Republic en route Nigeria and finally settles in Kainji Dam. The floods this year was much felt as a result of release of ...

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Man jailed for beating government officials

A 36-year-old man, Nicholas Ighomudo, was on Tuesday remanded at Ilesha prison custody by an Osun State Magistrate’s sitting in Osogbo for allegedly beating two Osun health workers to comma. The accused was said to have molested the officials while they were ...

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‘Nigeria breeding genius in me’

Princewill Okon, a 40-year-old bachelor still searching, speaks on his journey since childhood days. In this interview, Okon says, “I see Nigeria breeding a genius through me in mathematical form, like scrabble and chess”, BINTA SHAMA reports Where and how ...

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