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Ogun teachers suspend three-week strike

The teachers will now get a 15 per cent salary rise.

TETFUND completes all its projects- Acting Secretary

 TETFUND achieves completion of all projects via thorough monitoring.

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Jonathan, military chiefs, governors, others in crucial meeting over worsening crude oil theft

Governors of affected states and ministers were also at the meeting.

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Nigeria to establish two prison farms in Benue

The farms will be located in Kwande and Apa council areas.

Mandela’s eventual death will not impact on governance in South Africa – Mbeki

Mandela is currently on admittance at a hospital.

2006 Census: Tribunal orders recount in Agege, says 461,743 population inaccurate

The tribunal ruled that several areas were not enumerated.

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Nigerian government refuses to act on oil corruption, but goes after award

While the government fails to act on NEITI report, it raced to pick an award for the office. Despite having more than N1.3 trillion-about a fourth of the 2013 budget- of government funds locked down by oil and gas firms, the Nigerian government has consistently discarded regulatory reports urging it to sanitize the industry and […]

FAAN wins Lagos airport land dispute against Harry Akande’s company

FAAN said Mr. Akande used thugs to displace aviation workers.

Former Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi

You’re a power-hungry dictator, Rivers Police Commissioner tells Governor Amaechi

The Commissioner of Police in Rivers, Joseph Mbu, on Thursday descended on Governor Rotimi Amaechi, describing him as a power-hungry dictator. The commissioner made the comment at a press conference in Port Harcourt, the Rivers state capital, during which he responded to claims by the Rivers State government that the crime rate in the state […]

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Our student did not flush baby in toilet – Obafemi Awolowo University

The Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)  on Thursday clarified that Diana Rotimi Oyinlola, an undergraduate, who delivered a baby in the toilet on campus did not attempt to kill the baby. The were reports in a section of the media since the incident happened at Moremi hall on Wednesday that Oyinlola attempted to ditch the baby. […]

Akpabio blasts governor colleagues for challenging Jonathan

The Akwa Ibom Governor pledged loyalty to President Jonathan.

Jonathan backs two-party system for Nigeria

The PDP said it has helped to stabilize the polity.

Jonathan appoints new heads for DPR, Shippers Council

George Osahon was appointed as Director of the Department of Petroleum Resources.

U.S. urges Nigeria to prosecute officials involved in human trafficking

The U.S. said Nigeria could do more to fight human trafficking.

Northern leaders accuse Jonathan of using ‘divide and rule’ to split the north ahead of 2015

The ACF said it is aware of the president’s polarization plans.

Northern leaders want INEC to hold 2015 elections in one day

The ACF says it will make the elections cheaper and freer.

Publisher dares Abuja minister over corruption claims

An unpublished book allegedly details the rot in the FCT administration.

Traders arrest six armed ‘Boko Haram’ gunmen in Maiduguri

The market had been burnt twice by Boko Haram.

CPC denies expelling Kanti Bello

The party said the reports are absolutely untrue.

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Nwuche, others emerge new PDP officials, as party backs Tukur, Jonathan

The party’s top executives are meeting behind closed doors.

Nigeria is safe, winning war on terror, Jonathan assures investors

Several local and foreign investors gathered to discuss Nigeria.

Nigerian farmers happy over increased price of cassava- farmers’ leader

The price of cassava has more than doubled.