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Federal Gov. Set to Unveil national policy on ageing

Leader Goodluck Jonathan revealed plans to institute a National Policy On Ageing. The announcement was made by the Minister of Women Affairs & Social Development Hajiya Zainab Maina at the opening of a two-Day National Summit on Ageing & Older ...

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Nigeria’s Pension Assets Hit 4.5 Trillion Naira

President Goodluck Jonathan’s reforms in pension administration have generated an important rise in the nation’s total pension assets which now stand above N4.5 trillion.  Director-General of National Pension Commission (PENCOM) Mrs. Chinelo Anohu-Amazu noted in just a short time frame, ...

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Photos: Bomb blast at Gombe Line motor park

A bomb went off at the Gombe Line motor park in Gombe state around 9am today that has triggered the death of at least 30 people. Eye witnesses say the bomb was planted by a man who came and dropped ...

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Pics: Nnamdi Azikiwe University students design formular student race car

5 final year students of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, have designed and fabricated a formula student race car as a final year project. Yea, they did. The students are Okoyenta Augustus, Okeke Chukwuebuka, Ezeani Chikeluba‎, Ofoegbu Kenechukwu, and Igbokwe ...

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Santa Claus passes on @86

Santa Claus found in plenty of Coca-Cola adverts? Well, he’s died. His name was John Moore and he was the famous “Father Christmas” who inspired Coca Cola’s character and appeared in lots of ads for the brand. He died recently ...

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Police nabbed for selling weapons to criminals commits suicide in cell

Deputy Superintendent of Police Nanbol Audu, who was the officer in control of the Kaduna Armory, has killed himself days after he was paraded with two others for stealing and selling police weapons to criminals and rich people in the ...

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Awolowo Road Ikoyi shut down over vice President’s visit

A Source just sent in these photos. They say Awolowo Road, Ikoyi has been on stand for over two hours as they are expecting vice-president Namadi Sambo, so there hasn’t been much movement in the area. See more photos bellow.

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Atiku writes about Mubi attack, says some of the victims are people he knew personally

Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar says a few of the people which were killed in the Mubi attack in Adamawa state by Boko Haram members yesterday October 29th were people he knew personally. Bellow is what he wrote on his Facebook page.

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Leader Goodluck Jonathan picks up PDP Nomination form

Leader GEJ picked up the PDP Presidential Expression of Interest and Nomination form yesterday October 30th at the party’s national headquarters in Abuja. See more photos bellow.

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Pics: Soldier lost his life in accident while conveying colleagues injured by B’Haram to hospital

The person pictured above together with his wife and son died recently while conveying a number of his colleagues who’d been injured in a struggle with Boko Haram, to a hospital in the North. He leaves behind  a new wife ...

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