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Deregulate petroleum sector now, Ex-NNPC GMD urges FG

The former NNPC boss says Nigeria can no longer afford to stifle growth of the oil sector through regulation

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Court orders police to pay N2 million in damages to Evans’ brother-in-law

The judge asks the police to tender apology to Mr. Obiechina.

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Buhari to attend ECOWAS conference on common currency in Niger

The CBN governor and finance minister will accompany the president.

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What Nigerian farmers must do to make food good enough for export – Institute

“The food value chain undergoes various processes and if not properly managed can cause a lot of damage or losses to the farmer.”

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2019: Sule Lamido writes PDP, declares intention to run for president

Mr. Lamido is the second person to formally announce interest in the party’s presidential ticket.

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School feeding now in 17 states — Osinbajo

The vice president says over 4 million school pupils now eating one free meal a day.

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Partly cloudy, sunny weather to prevail on Tuesday – NiMet

The agency says there are chances of localised thunderstorm over Abuja and some cities

File photo of a female health official tries to drop a polio vaccine into the mouth of a child at Kaiama town, 16 May 2005 in Bayelsa State.
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Nigerian doctors warn against declining immunisation coverage

Only 33 per cent of children around 12 to 23 months of age had three doses of pentavalent vaccine.

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TRENDING: Nigerians on Twitter react to Maina’s sack

The presidency has ordered a probe of the recall.

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Wanted director Maina absent at Interior Ministry

EFCC has declared a manhunt for the embattled civil servant.

House undergoing renovation

After decades of abandonment, Ogun govt moves to convert Fela’s parents’ home to museum

The Ransome-Kutis built and lived in the one-storey building over a century ago.

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Tobacco company denies targeting kids

A survey last week showed tobacco products were being sold within 100 metres of schools.

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TVC Communications launches new radio station

The new music radio station replaces Radio Continental.

Sambo Dasuki

Dasuki absent in court as Metuh’s trial resumes

The Court of Appeal had ordered the federal government to produce the former NSA in court as a witness.

Unity Bank

Obasanjo, Babangida, key Unity Bank shareholders, help bank hit N80 billion capital base — Ex-Official

The immediate past board chairman of the bank praises the contributions of the former leaders.

Patience Jonathan

Stop interfering in Patience Jonathan’s investigations, SERAP urges National Assembly

The group said the lawmakers are going beyond their powers.

INEC Continuous Voters Registration (CVR)

2019: Registered Nigerian voters may hit 80 million – INEC

about eight million Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) were yet to be collected by their respective owners.

Balarabe Musa

Balarabe Musa speaks on Fayose’s presidential ambition

The Ekiti governor has declared his presidential ambition.

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Why we can’t register Nigerians in Diaspora – NIMC

NIMC has so far enrolled 23.3 million people for National Identification Numbers.

President Buhari and Aisha

Buhari returns to Abuja after Turkey visit

While in Turkey, the president held bilateral meetings with his Turkish counterpart, Recep Erdogan.

Chairman, PDP Caretaker Committee, Sen Ahmed Makarfi, speaking to party faithful, at the PDP Secretariat after the supreme court upheld his position as the authentic leader of the party in Abuja on Wednesday (12/7/17). With him are Gov. Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State (L) and former Special Adviser to the President on Inter-party Affairs, Sen Ben Obi 
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PDP to hold 76th NEC meeting

The PDP is expected to elect a new chairman and other national officers in December.

President Buhari with Pakistani PM Shahid Khakan Abbasi {Photo Credit: The Nation]

Nigeria, Pakistan Joint Commission to be revamped — Buhari

Nigeria receives from Pakistan a manual on how to fight terrorism.

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Buhari directs Ministry to convene summit on education

UNILORIN holds its convocation ceremony.

President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari challenges African leaders on peace, development agenda

Mr. Buhari said leaders should learn from history to effectively tackle conflicts.

vice chancellor, Jeremiah Ojediran,

37 students bag 1st Class degrees at Bells University

Graduates comprise 37 First Class Degree, 128 have Second Class Upper, 152 with Second Class Lower, 67, Third Class.