Togo opposition leader calls on France for help

French President Emmanuel Macron was on Friday urged to step in to help find a solution to an increasingly violent power struggle between Togo’s opposition and the government. Hundreds of thousands of people have taken to the streets since late

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Dogara wants emphasis on innovative training for national development

Yakubu Dogara, the Speaker, House of Representatives, has stressed the need for more innovative training of students in the nation’s universities to ensure a sustainable national development. Dogara gave this advice on Friday at the 16th matriculation lecture of the

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Rejig your economic team, Rev Abidoye tasks Buhari

Chairman and Spiritual Father of Cherubim & Seraphim Movement Church Worldwide, Most Reverend Samuel Adefila Abidoye, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to reconstitute his economic team and put fresh and more vibrant ones in place to save the country

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Flood: Amosun advocates special fund for states with infrastructure

Governor Ibikunle Amosun has called on the Federal Government and the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), to make available, special funds to some states that had put infrastructure in place to prevent flooding. Amosun, who noted that giving fund and

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39 candidates vie for 8 positions in Gombe APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Gombe State said it had screened 39 candidates vying for eight vacant positions in the party’s mini congress scheduled for Saturday. Malam Kasim Maigari, state caretaker secretary of the party, disclosed this in an

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Railway modernisation: FG to borrow $36bn

The Federal Government, yesterday, disclosed that it would require a total of $36 billion to complete its ongoing rail projects across various parts of the country. The revelation which was made by the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, before the Senate

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Presidency replies Jonathan: Nigerians trust Buhari

The Presidency has replied former President Goodluck Jonathan, who expressed surprise that those who criticised him for leaving the pump price of fuel at N87 are not speaking out now that it has been jerked up to N143. The former

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NEMA resolves workers’ issues, ends strike

The Management of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday resolved its labour issues with members of the Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, NEMA unit, ending its three-day warning strike immediately. A statement signed by Mr Sani

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2019: Lamido confers with Abdulsalami Abubakar

Former Jigawa State governor, Alhaji Sule Lamido on Thursday met with former military Head of state , General Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd), as part of his consultative meeting with former leaders of the country concerning his presidential ambition. The meeting, which

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‘US, UK biggest recipients of looted funds from Nigeria’

Former United States intelligence community’s top expert on Nigeria, Mr Mathew Page, has said that the U.S. and the United Kingdom are the biggest recipients of funds looted from Nigeria. Page, a senior policymaker at the White House, State Department, Defense

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