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|Shun Acts Capable Of Scuttling Democracy, APC Chieftain Warns
A political analyst and chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Mr. Tobi Idaomi has warned political actors against acts capable of scuttling the present political dispensation.Idaomi who spoke against the backdrop of current political intransigents among some political actors in the country urged them to play politics according to the rules.
A major new award, the Mabati-Cornell Kiswahili Prize for African Literature, has been announced in Nigeria at the Ake Art & Books Festival in Abeokuta. The prize recognizes excellent writing in African languages and encourages translation from, between and into African languages.
DELTA State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has commended media practitioners for the pivotal roles they are playing in the development of the country, describing the media as a veritable tool for progress that deserved strengthening.
The embattled Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, stormed the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court with 68 senior lawyers, saying his life was in great danger.
Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi, Edo state on Friday recorded a significant milestone in its academic development as it matriculated a total of 91 pioneer degree students.
THE African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa and others have pledged a 28.5 million dollars fund for anti-Ebola efforts in Africa
THE National Directorate of Employment (NDE) has said that 300 people had benefited from the Special Empowerment Scheme of the NDE.
THE U.S. Government has cautioned Nigerians against the use of political rhetorics in the forthcoming February 2015 elections, describing such developments as un-acceptable in a democratic society.
FOUR men have been arraigned before an Akure Chief Magistrates’ Court for conspiracy and stealing of three bags of cocoa beans valued at N150,000.
The High Commissioner of Trinidad & Tobago to Nigeria, Ambassador Nyahuma Obeka has lauded the Oba of Benin, for what he described as uncommon cultural
THE Minister of Education, Malam Ibrahim Shekarau, says the Federal Government spent more than N50 billion in higher institutions located in Imo in the last three years.
DANGOTE Farms have started a pilot hybrid tomatoes production in Kano to meet the demand of it’s tomatoes processing plants in the state, its Managing Director, Alhaji Abdulhamid Kaita, disclosed at the weekend.
A dismissed employee of the Lagos Travel Inn Ltd, Mr. Emmanuel Abah, on Friday filed a case against his former employer at the National Industrial Court, Lagos, claiming N40 million as damages.
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When President Goodluck Jonathan was declaring in 2011 at the Eagle square, I was one of those who fell for the humility displayed by him. Even before his declaration, when he was held into captivity by the cabal and was blocked from been the acting president during the late Yar adua saga, Many Nigerians came out to speak on his favour.
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