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EFCC to prosecute Orji Kalu over alleged N5.6bn fraud

EFCC to prosecute Orji Kalu over alleged N5.6bn fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has been given the go ahead by the Supreme Court to prosecute the former Governor of Abia state, Orji Uzor Kalu ...

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Wike’s revelations an indictment on Supreme Court – APC

Wike’s revelations an indictment on Supreme Court – APC

Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the revelations made by Governor Nyesom Wike about how he won the State ...

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Why The Oba of Benin is number one by Odia Ofeimun

Why The Oba of Benin is number one by Odia Ofeimun

By Odia Ofeimun I am a Republican, not a Royalist. But, in a country in which we have all conceded the coexistence of Republican and Royalist values, it should be considered quite ...

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Why Wike is rightfully elected governor of Rivers – Supreme Court

Why Wike is rightfully elected governor of Rivers – Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Friday gave reasons while Nyesom Wike was affirmed as the validly elected governor of Rivers. Justice Mohammad Mahmud, who presided, held that the ...

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Drop Calls: NCC to sanction telcoms operators defrauding Nigerians

Drop Calls: NCC to sanction telcoms operators defrauding Nigerians

Prof. Umar Danbatta, Executive Vice-Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commissions (NCC), on Friday, said the Commission would sanction telecommunication operators who defrauded ...

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Nigerian Academy of Science to get research grant – Onu

Nigerian Academy of Science to get research grant – Onu

The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology (FMST) on Friday said it would give the Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS) some grant to promote research works in the country. The ...

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Rivers: INEC presents Certificate of Return to APC assembly member

Rivers: INEC presents Certificate of Return to APC assembly member

Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) on Friday issued a Certificate of Return to Hon Victoria Wobo Nyeche representing Port Harcourt ...

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Mama Taraba loses at Supreme Court

Mama Taraba loses at Supreme Court

Ayorinde Oluokun/Abuja The hope of Nigeria having the first female elected governor was finally dashed by the Supreme Court on Thursday morning with the validation of Darius ...

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UNAIDS charges FG to scale-up funding for HIV/AIDS

UNAIDS charges FG to scale-up funding for HIV/AIDS

Kazeem Ugbodaga The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) has charged Nigeria’s Federal Government to scale-up local funding to close the yawning funding gap in the ...

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