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Privatisation council fastracks Zungeru power plant concession

The National Council on Privatisation, on Thursday, approved the fast-tracking of the work plan for the concession of the Zungeru Hydroelectric Power Plant. This was as it approved the board composition and proposed governance framework for the sustainable management and ...

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Crushed cow: Driver, conductor detained after herders killed Lagos resident

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested the driver and the conductor of a commercial bus linked with the death of a cow in the Agemowo, Badagry area of Lagos. Two yet-to-be-identified cattle herders on Monday reportedly stabbed a man ...

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Olokun Head Stolen Artefacts: British Police Hold On To Ife Head Stolen From Nigeria

The antique dealer has refused to hand the bronze head back to Nigerian officials insisting on being paid for a certain amount of money but Nigeria insists that it will not pay for what is originally hers. By Chiamaka Okafor ...

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Video: Picking A Vice President (Atiku Abubarka) In 1999 Was A Mistake – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday said picking a running mate in the 1999 presidential election was a mistake. He made the comment while speaking in Abeokuta at a leadership and entrepreneurship mentoring session with selected school students. Obasanjo, who ...

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Opinion: It’s now left for Nigerians to decide who’s their next president.

PDP:PDP and Atiku have lost it a long time ago. Atiku is sold-out and would sell out Nigeria like his OBJ era. He was the Puppet of the U.S in charge of privatization. We must know the cold war going ...

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Amb Osayomore Joseph

Highlife musician, Osayomore Joseph, passes on, Obaseki mourns

Popular Highlife musician, Amb Osayomore Joseph, is dead. Joseph, an indigene of Edo State, passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2022. Until his death, he was a prolific singer and one of Edo State’s prominent sons. Joseph was born in ...

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Jagaban of Borgu: Asiwaju Bola Tinubu Polled 1271 (APC Presidential Primary)

Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, former Lagos State governor polled a total votes of 1271 votes to be declared the winner of the APC presidential primary. Congratulations to Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, The jagaban of borgu land himself.

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Nnamani, Two Presidential Aspirants Stepped Down For Osinbajo – Senator Gaya

As the national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is underway, former Senate President, Ken Nnamani and two other presidential aspirants have stepped down for Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. APC chieftain and Chairman, Senate Committee on Independent National ...

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Electricity update: Nigeria’s power generation falls to 84.4GWh as poor supply persists.

Nigeria’s electricity generation dropped on Thursday to 84.43GWh, which is 5.2% lower than the 89.06GWh generated on the previous day. This is according to information from the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN). In the same vein, electricity supplied by the ...

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Military pays 90,000 ex-servicemen second tranche of owed allowances

The Military Pensions Board said it has paid over 90,000 retired military personnel the second tranche of the owed 24 months arrears of minimum wage. It was reported that retired military personnel, on January 5, protested at the Ministry of ...

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