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NCF to Buhari: Name your appointees to order

President Muhammadu Buhari

By Leke Salaudeen   A gaggle, Nigerian Consultative Entrance (NCF), has frowned at what it described as the interior wrangling and brick bats within the Buhari administration. It suggested President Muhammadu Buhari to name his political appointees to order and  reverse the development earlier than they derail governance and  destabilise the nation. The group, in a press release by its …

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BREAKING: Jegede wins Ondo PDP ticket

BREAKING Jegede wins Ondo PDP ticket - BREAKING: Jegede wins Ondo PDP ticket

 Osagie Otabor, Akure   Eyitayo Jegede, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), has gained the Folks’s Democratic Celebration (PDP) governorship election ticket. He beat seven others, together with Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi, who defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to battle for the social gathering’s ticket. Jegede, who was the PDP candidate within the 2016 election, misplaced to …

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‘Akeredolu laying strong basis for future’

Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

By Segun Ajiboye   Aristotle as soon as stated: “Excellence isn’t an accident. It’s at all times the results of excessive intention, honest effort, and clever execution; it represents the clever alternative of many options – alternative, not likelihood, determines future”. This quote aptly suits the personae of the Ondo State Governor; Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN; who has immensely introduced excellence …

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Oluyede distributes marketing campaign supplies for Akeredolu’s re-election bid

Akeredolu re-election

Former Chairman of Akure North Native Authorities, Prince Segun Oluyede has rolled out marketing campaign supplies in help of the re-election bid of Ondo State Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu.   The marketing campaign supplies, which have been rolled out with funfair and intense grassroots mobilisation, befell on the oldest elementary college, St. Andrew’s Anglican Major College, Ayede Ogbese, Akure North Native …

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Southwest APC backs Yari’s energy shift advocacy

2023 Presidency

From Rasaq Ibrahim, Ado-Ekiti   The Southwest Caucus of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has thrown its weight behind the previous governor of Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari’s place that energy should shift to the South in 2023. The get together mentioned Yari’s place had proven that there are extremely progressive and patriotic individuals within the North who’ve unflinching perception within …

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State police: The unresolved query

State police in Nigeria

The spate of insecurity throughout the nation has led to the renewed clamour for state police. Many Nigerians are calling for the decentralisation of police to permit state governments to battle insecurity of their respective states. Assistant Editor LEKE SALAUDEEN examines how state police will improve safety.   THE rising insecurity within the nation has led to the decision for …

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Positive aspects of navy onslaughts towards insurgency

With the present dedication to finish insurgency within the Northeast and banditry within the Northwest and Northcentral, the Nigerian Navy appears able to unleash the ultimate onslaught that may be sure that the legal parts fizzle out, writes OKODILI NDIDI.   Latest details and figures emanating from theatres of operation within the Northeast and Northwest elements of the nation are, …

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BREAKING: 813 Nigerians have died from COVID-19, says NCDC

BREAKING 813 Nigerians have died from COVID 19 says NCDC - BREAKING: 813 Nigerians have died from COVID-19, says NCDC

Adeyinka Akintunde   The Nigeria Centre for Illness Management (NCDC) on Wednesday night time introduced that the nation has recorded 543 new instances of Coronavirus . The centre, via its twitter deal with, additional revealed that there are to this point 38,344 confirmed instances in Nigeria, with  15,815 sufferers discharged with 813 deaths recorded The state-by-state breakdown of instances recorded …

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Liverpool overpower Chelsea in eight-goal thriller

UPDATED: Liverpool overpower Chelsea in eight-goal thriller

Company Reporter   Liverpool celebrated receiving the title trophy for the primary time in 30 years in type as the brand new Premier League champions overcame Chelsea in a thriller at Anfield. Jordan Henderson – at present out injured – obtained the trophy from Liverpool legend Sir Kenny Dalglish on a particular podium constructed on the Kop after Jurgen Klopp’s …

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Liverpool overpower Chelsea in eight-goal thriller

BREAKING: Liverpool overpower Chelsea in eight-goal thriller

Adeyinka Akintunde  Champions Liverpool defeated Chelsea 5-Three in Anfield on Wednesday. Objectives from Keita, Alexander-Arnold, Wijanulum, Firmino and Chamberlan condemned the Blues to the defeat, which retains their top- 4 end in critical jeopardy. Particulars shortly…  

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NCC chief urges MNOs on accountability

NCC, IHS, NERC push for PPP to grow broadband

By Lucas Ajanaku The Chief Govt Officer (CEO), Nigerian Communications Fee (NCC), Prof Garba Dambatta, on Tuesday restated the dedication of the regulator to make sure transparency and accountability by means of efficient regulation and prevention of anti-competitive behaviour. To this finish, he mentioned the NCC has began the implementation of the Accounting Separation Framework (ASF) within the telecoms trade …

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How COVID-19 lockdown affected important employees in logistics

How COVID 19 lockdown affected essential workers in logistics - How COVID-19 lockdown affected important employees in logistics

The logistics sector of the economic system had it tough throughout the lockdown brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. GABRIEL OGUNJOBI examines this vital sector and its robust instances The battle to retain a job is what mid-thirty Anthony Enang is confronted with. For the subsequent three months ranging from June, he gained’t expect a wage however might earn peanuts …

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Pressure as sorting begins in Ondo PDP major

Tension as sorting begins in Ondo PDP primary - Pressure as sorting begins in Ondo PDP major

Osagie Otabor, Akure   Pressure has enveloped Worldwide Tradition and Occasion Centre, popularly  generally known as the Dome, venue of the governorship major of the Peoples Democratic Get together(PDP) as sorting of poll papers has begun. From the names within the poll sorted thus far, it’s clear the race is between Eyitayo Jegede and Deputy Governor, Hon Agboola Ajayi. The …

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Fayemi exams constructive as spouse, aides endure exams

BREAKING: Fayemi tests positive for COVID-19

By Rasaq Ibrahim, Ado Ekiti There may be stress in Ekiti State as Governor Kayode Fayemi was confirmed constructive for coronavirus (COVID-19) on Wednesday. Fayemi examined constructive following the third scientific check carried out on him. The Governor made the announcement by way of his official twitter deal with @kfayemi, saying he had gone into self- isolation. He delegated essential …

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COVID-19 scare stalls trial of Offa financial institution theft

COVID 19 scare stalls trial of Offa bank robbery - COVID-19 scare stalls trial of Offa financial institution theft

By Adekunle Jimoh, Ilorin Fears of COVID-19 have stalled continuation of trial of April fifth, 2018 Offa, financial institution theft suspects on the Kwara state Excessive Courtroom. Doorways of the court docket of the trial choose, Justice Haleema Saleeman have been beneath lock and keys. Closely armed prisons officers with the suspects arrived the court docket premises at 9.05am however …

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Sorting delayed over 17 extra names

Ondo PDP primary: Sorting delayed over 17 additional names

Osagie Otabor, Akure   Sorting of poll papers is but to start multiple hour after voting ended on the ongoing governorship major of the Individuals’s Democratic Social gathering (PDP) in Ondo State. It was gathered introduction of contemporary 17 names after delegates have voted is inflicting contemporary disaster as most of the aspirants insisted the names have been unusual to …

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FEC approves over N10.5bn for ports, Customs tools

How research can solve social problems, by Fashola

The Federal Government Council (FEC) has accepted tasks in two memoranda value above N10.5 billion for the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS). The tasks, cargo scanners for the Onne and Port Harcourt ports in Rivers State and Tin Can Island Port in Lagos State, in addition to 10 assorted assault and service boats, would ease operations duties for the Customs Service. …

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Edo ballot: APC, PDP bicker over rally

APC, PDP trade words over alleged attack on Fayose

Our Reporter The All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Get together (PDP) have disagreed over governorship campaigns and rallies in Edo State. Oshiomhole had fired salvos at Governor Godwin Obaseki in Benin, the state capital, for desperation and lack of precept. He mentioned the governor, not like him who stayed on within the social gathering regardless of shedding the …

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COVID-19 pandemic `will most likely worsen’ – Trump

COVID 19 pandemic will probably get worse’ – Trump - COVID-19 pandemic `will most likely worsen’ – Trump

Company Reporter President Donald Trump on Tuesday night admitted that the COVID-19 pandemic “will most likely worsen earlier than it will get higher’’. Talking at a White Home information briefing, Trump famous the rising circumstances in southern and western states of the nation, particularly Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia and Texas. “It would most likely, sadly, worsen earlier than it will …

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Hearth guts NTA Ilorin workplace

Fire guts NTA Ilorin office - Hearth guts NTA Ilorin workplace

By Adekunle Jimoh, Ilorin Hearth on Tuesday evening gutted the constructing of the Nigerian Tv Authority (NTA), Ilorin, Kwara state capital. The hearth, which was stated to have been attributable to electrical spark, began round 11.25pm and affected three workplaces and a convention corridor. Spokesperson of the Kwara state Hearth Service Hassan Adekunle confirmed the incident to our correspondent. He …

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