Buhari Orders Review Of 1920 Report To Salvage Lake Chad

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..As German Firm Drags FG To Court Over Clean Cooking Stoves Contract President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the review and study of 1920 report on preventing the drying up of the Lake Chad, to salvage More...

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Police Take Over LP Secretariat, Handover Of CoR Is Illegal – NWC

Fierce-looking security operatives have taken over the secretariat of the Labour Party following intelligence reports that the embattled More...

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PDP Attacks Buhari On Domiciliary Account, Nigerian Economy

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Bayelsa Polls: PDP BoT Brokers Peace, To Lift Suspension, Expulsion Of Members

…urges aggrieved members to close ranks and work for gov Dickson A meeting between the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National More...

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Oyegun Lauded Over Gbajabiamila Issue

Prominent politicians in the South-West geo-political zone on Sunday gave the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), More...

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Poll: Adeyemi Floors Melaye At Appeal Court

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Friday set aside the decision of the National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal in Kogi State, which More...

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Bayelsa Polls: Opposition Is Arming Youths With Dangerous Weapons – NGO

…condemns politics of brigandage, ahead of guber election A Non Governmental Organisation, Grassroots Coalition for Democracy More...

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Bayelsa Polls: Opposition Is Arming Youths With Dangerous Weapons – NGO

…condemns politics of brigandage, ahead of guber election A Non Governmental Organisation, Grassroots Coalition for Democracy More...

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PDP Officially Broke, Set To Sack Half Of Its Staff

The loss of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the last general elections seem to have affected the party financially as More...

UBA resuscitates the Professorial Chair of Finance at University of Lagos, endows it with N52.9m

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Pan-African financial services group, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has resuscitated the UBA Professorial Chair of Finance at the University of Lagos with an endowment sum of More...

Nigeria’s Working Population Hits 103.5 Million Q2 2015 – NBS

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Nigeria’s  economically active or working population (persons within the ages of 15 and 64)  has increased from 102.8 million in Q1 2015 to 103.5million in Q2 2015,  whereas More...

56 UK, Nigerian Companies Explore Opportunities In Shell-sponsored Business Summit

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A total of 100 delegates representing 56 companies from Nigeria and the United Kingdom explored opportunities for collaboration at the annual Nigeria-UK Supplier Engagement programme More...

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Police Take Over LP Secretariat, Handover Of CoR Is Illegal – NWC

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Investments In Girls’ Education Impacts Child Marriage

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The theme for this year’s celebration of the Day of the African Child, “25 Years after the Adoption of the African Children’s More...

Mandate of the UN Special Rapportuer on the Situation of Human Rights Defenders

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‘Human rights defenders play a crucial role in exposing and seeking accountability for violations by both More...

Nigeria U23 return home, get one week break

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Nigeria U23 have returned home after beating Congo U23 to the 2015 African U23 ticket billed for Senegal in More...

Echiejile poised for loan move away from Monaco

Left back Elderson Echiejile is on the verge of a loan move away from AS Monaco, Goal has exclusively gathered. The Nigerian..

Nigeria must be wary of Swaziland/Djibouti threat, says Adepoju

Former Nigeria international Mutiu Adepoju says the Super Eagles should be on alert to stop either Swaziland or Djibouti wreaking havoc..

New Taliban Leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour Calls For Unity

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Many are unhappy that Mullah Mansour (l) has been chosen to succeed Mullah Omar The new leader of the Afghan More...

Taliban’s Mullah Omar Died In 2013, Afghan Government Says

Taliban leader Mullah Mohammed Omar died in April 2013 in Pakistan, a spokesperson for Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani said Wednesday in..

China Detains 49 For Smuggling Frozen Foods

No fewer than 200 tonnes of smuggled frozen meat have been seized by coast guards in South China’s Hainan Province. The..
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PDP’s Long Walk To Ignominy, By Felix Ofou

There is something wrong with the average Nigerian politician. He never learns from his mistakes. Every contest is treated as a..
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President Buhari’s Speech At The US Institute For Peace, USIP

I am delighted to be here this morning, and I wish to thank the United States Institute for Peace (USIP), the..
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INTERVIEW: The Okonjo-Iweala Who Worked For Me Is Different From The Okonjo-Iweala Who Worked For Jonathan – Obasanjo

Nigeria’s former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, took some time off his busy schedule to speak to a PREMIUM TIMES team at his..