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Kogi House of Reps member alleges threat to his life

A federal lawmaker representing Dekina/Bassa federal constituency in Kogi State, Hon. Benjamin Okolo, has raised the alarm over an alleged threat to his life by the leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in his constituent for defecting to opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP).
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PTDF, NNPC, NCDMB partner to boost productivity in petroleum sector

Gusau further stated that the plan for setting up the research facilities, beginning with about two or more, had been going on for some time now, among the PTDF, NNPC and NCDMB and had reached advanced stages.

Four sales reps face N15 million theft charge

Four sales representatives on Friday appeared before a Tinubu Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, over alleged theft of N15 million from their employer’s interior decoration store

China to empower visually-impaired persons in Lagos

The Chinese Women Association in Nigeria, acting under the ‘China-Africa People-to-People Friendship Action’, would, on Saturday, November 17, donate items worth N12 million to persons with visual impairment in Lagos.

Brewery boosts 19 small businesses with N5.7 million in Anambra

Life Lager Continental Beer has empowered 19 entrepreneurs with N5.7 million during the fourth edition of its Life Progress Booster at Ekwulobia in Anambra.

Suspected tricycle operators raze VIO office

An Abuja Area Command Office of the Directorate of Road Traffic Services (DRTS) also known as Vehicle Inspection Office (VIO) has been completely razed by suspected commercial tricycle drivers.

Federal government urged to hasten passage of UBE Act

Two non-governmental organisations, Connected Development (CODE) and Public and Private Development Centre (PPDC), have condemned the delay in the passage of the Universal Basic Education Act by the House of Representatives.

Microsoft delivers dozens of computers to Ghana school that went viral

Computer giants Microsoft have donated dozens of computers to the school where a Ghanaian ICT teacher stole the hearts of social media users when he drew features of a Microsoft Word processing window on a chalkboard.

Suspected thugs attack APC gathering in Cross River

Suspected thugs have attacked and disrupted a gathering of the All Progressives Congress in Obudu, Cross River State, where a stalwart of the party, Venatius Ikem, was billed to announce his intention to run for the governorship of the state in 2019.

Vegas gunman transferred $100K, set up cameras at hotel

The Las Vegas gunman transferred $100,000 overseas in the days before the attack and planned the massacre so meticulously that he even set up cameras inside the peephole of his high-rise hotel room and on a service cart outside his door, apparently to spot anyone coming for him, authorities said.

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BUA, Wartsila Oy of Finland sign 48MW power project for Sokoto Line 3

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Kano elections: Police urges voters to trek to their respective polling units

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Governor Lalong: I need 2000 votes to beat Senator Useni

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UPP chief Chekwas Okorie urges President Buhari to address lopsided appointments in his second...

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