97 per cent of PVCs collected in Cross River – REC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), in Cross River State, has disclosed that over 97 per cent of the Permanent Voters Cards (PVC) have been collected in the state leaving a balance of only per cent with the commission. Resident

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House of Reps not happy over herdsmen’s killings

There was anger in the House of Representatives, on Tuesday, over killings resulting from attacks from suspected herdsmen across the country. Majority of the lawmakers, who spoke on a  motion on the recent killings in Benue State and security situation

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We won’t establish more tertiary institutions in Delta – Okowa

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, on Tuesday, said his administration would not embark on the establishment of more tertiary institutions, but would strengthen the existing ones to improve the standard of education in the state. There are three campuses

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DSS orders arrest of Fani-Kayode over herdsmen comment

The Department of State Service, DSS, Tuesday morning, reportedly ordered the arrest of former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani Kayode, over comment on Fulani herdsmen killing in the country. The report of Fani-Kayode’s arrest was first announced by the Media

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DSS, youth clash over attempt to arrest clergyman in Jos

The State Security Service, SSS, has moved against a clergyman after he asked church members to vote out President Muhammad Buhari for “failing” Nigerians. Attempts by the SSS to arrest Isa El-Buba, founder of EBOMI ministries on Monday night failed,

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No agreement for Mkhitaryan in Sanchez deal

There is no agreement in place for Manchester United forward Henrikh Mkhitaryan to join Arsenal in exchange for Alexis Sanchez, a source close to Mkhitaryan has told the BBC. It is understood Sanchez has agreed to personal terms with United.

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Buhari receives Gambian president in Abuja

The President of Gambia, Adama Barrow, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari and Nigeria as a whole for the support given to his country. President Barrow who arrived Abuja today, the nation’s capital made this known at a brief meeting held

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BREAKING: Walcott undergoing Everton medical

Arsenal forward, Theo Walcott, is having a medical at Everton before a proposed move worth more than £20m. It seems the England international, 28, has played his last game for the Gunners, whom he joined from Southampton 12 years ago.

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House of Reps begin to investigate NIA over allegedly missing $44m

The House of Representatives has on Tuesday mandated its committee on national security and intelligence to investigate reports of $44 million allegedly missing from the vaults of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA). The sponsor of the motion which led to

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TETFund commissions N1.4bn projects at FUD

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Executive Secretary Dr. Abdullahi Baffa Bichi yesterday (Monday) ‎commissioned 14 projects worth over N1.4billion at Dutse Federal University (FUD) under the TETFund arrangement from 2013 and 2014 respectively. Speaking while commissioning the projects the

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