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FG begins recruitment of 500,000 unemployed graduates

Today, the FG announced a take off in the recruitment of 500,000 unemployed graduates who would benefit from its N500bn social investment Programme. FG will start taking applications online for positions in the 500,000 direct teacher jobs scheme, through an ...

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Alleged $40m contract scam: Jonathan’s cousin, wife granted N1bn bail

Robert Azibaola and his wife, Stella, were today granted N500m bail each, by the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court. Trial Justice Nnamdi Dimgba, ordered them to produce two sureties in like sum. . The sureties must be owners ...

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NDLEA uncovers cannabis headquarters in Lagos

The cannabis warehouse, a six-bedroom duplex, is located at the Igbeleri Okoko, Lagos state and 8,597.63kgs of cannabis was stored there. The suspect, his wife and two children, were living with the drugs in the family house converted to a ...

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Adverse Drug Reaction: Girl who reacted to Septrin, last month, dies .

14-year-old Amina Ibrahim complained of cold and cough on the 26th of May, 2016, and her mom took her to a chemist in their area at Dala LGA of Kano State, where they bought the septrin. Later in the evening, ...

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Train crushes woman to death in Lagos

Felix Olaitan wrote: “I was on my way to the office this morning when I saw people gathered at Ajayi Farm area of Ikeja. Laying on the floor is the corpse of a woman who wanted the cross the railway ...

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2016 Batch ‘A’ Orientation commences on next week Monday

2016 Batch ‘A’ (Stream II) Orientation commences on next week Monday, 13/06/16

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Video: Raymond Dokpesi escapes assassination, police detail killed

According to Signalng, the AIT Chairman narrowly escaped death on Saturday in what appears to be an assassination attempt. Sergeant Den Gaius, a police detail attached to the High Chief, was, however, not so lucky. According to the report, suspected ...

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Nollywood actress, Henrietta Kosoko, wife of actor Jide Kosos, passes on at 53

Henrietta who only last week celebrated her 53rd birthday, died this morning after she allegedly slumped at home and was rushed to the hospital. A close family source disclosed to The Nation, that Henrietta, before her demise, was battling diabetes, ...

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2 Men Electrocuted In Owerri While allegedly Stealing Power Cables (Graphic Images )

Two men were discovered dead while stealing power cables in Orji Community, an adjacent town in Owerri, the Imo State Capital. As per reports, the suspected criminals supposedly went to steal power cables connected to a transformer around 2am on the ...

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Stop sacking your staff- FG advises Banks, Insurance companies, others

The Federal Government has spoke to banks and different organizations to stop retrenchment of their staff in this period. This request is coming 24 hours after a business bank laid of 1040 of its staff.  The Federal government’s appeal is ...

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