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Alhaji Munir Sanusi, the chief of staff to the Emir of Kano, has confirmed the receipt of the query issued to Emir Muhammad Sanusi II by the Kano state government.

Emir Sanusi: Our negligence responsible for our children’s kidnap

The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has chided his subjects, saying their negligence has largely been responsible for the abduction of children from the state.

Nigerian professionals take black women’s advancement to UN

The African Women on Board (AWB) will on Thursday at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York launch its global movement to project the advancement of women of African heritage.

Governor Obiano, monarchs to tackle herdsmen crisis, crimes in Southeast, others

Anambra State Governor Willie Obiano has expressed his administration’s readiness to tackle the growing menace of herdsmen amongst other criminal tendencies by unscrupulous individuals across the state.
President Buhari receives in Courtesy Visit Labour Leadership led by President of Nigeria Labour Congress Ayuba Wabba in State House on 7th Mar 2019-3

President Buhari: University degrees no longer meal ticket

President Muhammadu Buhari has reminded Nigerian graduates that earning a university degree is no longer a meal ticket.
Osinbajo, second right, with Fashola at the site of Niger Delta Bridge

VP Osinbajo assures on completion of second Niger Bridge

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has given an assurance that the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration will bring the Second Niger Bridge project to fruition.
Osinbajo and Fashola at the site of Second Niger Bridge

VP Osinbajo: Second Niger Bridge among President Buhari’s priority projects

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday reassured the people of South-East and South-South geopolitical zones that the Federal Government would complete the Second Niger Bridge on schedule.
Osinbajo and Fashola at the site of Second Niger Bridge

VP Osinbajo inspects second Niger Bridge

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo had a crowded day in eastern Nigeria on Friday visiting Enugu, Anambra and Delta States.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says there is the need for states to explore ways of improving their Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) in the next few years.

Federal government restates commitment to national unity

The Federal Government on Friday reaffirmed its commitment to ensure that the country remained united and that all citizens, regardless of ethnicity, religion or political affiliation, regard themselves as one.
The Ebonyi Council of Traditional Rulers on Wednesday said President Muhammadu Buhari would get the support of many voters in the state at the February 16th presidential election.-6

President Buhari marginalising Ndigbo – Anambra monarchs

Traditional rulers in Anambra State have accused President Muhammadu Buhari, of marginalising the people of the South-east.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said he appointed heads of security agencies in his government purely on competence and merit.

President Buhari says South East not marginalised, promises region’s rail connectivity

Buhari also said he has appointed most people into the country’s security architecture without knowing them personally, except their professional records.

Firm doles out N84.5 million to 44 youths for entrepreneurship

No fewer than 44 budding entrepreneurs received the sum of N84.5 million business grant at the third edition of International Breweries (IB PLC) Hero’s Foundation Kickstart Programme Awards that held, on Tuesday, at Onitsha, Anambra State.
Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Alfred Nnaemeka Achebe

Obi of Onitsha calls for strong leadership

The Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Alfred Achebe says Nigeria requires strong leadership to harness its untapped potential for its growth.

Igwe Achebe: Drug abuse, cultism causes of crime among youths

The Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Alfred Achebe, has identified drug abuse and cultism as major causes of crime among youths in his domain.

220,000 PVCs yet to be collected in Anambra – REC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Anambra state has disclosed that no fewer than 220,000 Permanent Voters’ Cards were yet to be collected by the owners.

Biafra debate re-echoes as LAP holds roundtable in Lagos

Renowned industrialist, Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa, will this weekend interrogate the national question on restructuring at a round-table by the League of Anambra Professionals (LAP).

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Rice: Stakeholders call for extension of border closure, ABP

There were fears last August when the Federal Government announced the closure of borders in a bid to stem the influx of light arms, food products, including rice and poultry.

Emeka Ihedioha returns to Supreme Court, seeks review of ouster verdict

The last may not have been heard about the contest for the Imo State governorship seat as Emeka Ihedioha returns to the Supreme Court today to seek a review of the judgment that removed him from office.
Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has felicitated with the people of the state and Nigerians in general on the occasion of the nation’s 59th independence anniversary.

LG crisis: Oyo government says won’t allow breakdown of law and order

The Oyo State Government, said on Sunday, that it would not allow any group of persons to throw the state into crisis as a result of the ongoing debate on the management of local governments in the state.
Western Nigerian Security Network, codenamed Amotekun.

Amotekun: Urhobo umbrella body fears criminals may relocate to South-South

The apex socio-cultural umbrella body of the Urhobo people, Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, Worldwide has raised an alarm that by the time Amotekun succeeds in chasing away criminals from the South West, they will relocate to the South-South and the area will become uninhabitable.
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Barcelona targeting Monaco striker to replace Luis Suárez

Barcelona have reportedly identified Monaco striker Wissam Ben Yedder as a potential replacement for Luis Suárez.