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Commissioner Advocates Continuous Support For Gov Udom Emmanuel

The state commissioner  for finance, Mr Linus Nkan, has advocated for continuous support to the governor especially as the government enters the fast lane of completion agenda.
The commissione ...

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INEC Ready For By-Elections In 11 States

The chairman of Independent National Electoral Commis sion (INEC), Prof. Mahmud Yakubu,  has said the agency was ready for the conduct of by-elections in 28 constituencies across 11 states.
He ...

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Oba Of Lagos Sues For Peace In Edo Lingering Political Crisis

Following the continuous  crisis rocking the forth coming governorship election  in Edo State, the Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, has called for a peaceful resolution of the political Cris ...

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Ondo PDP Needs A Governor, Not A Candidate - Jegede

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in  the 2016 gubernatorial election has said what the party need in the forthcoming election is “somebody who can contest and win, not an indivi ...

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No Easy Solution For Fitting In AFCON, Say Players' Reps

Players’ representatives are   worried that moving next  year’s Africa Cup of Nations to January will create difficulties for the continent’s footballers, but say t ...

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Thomas Triumphs At Modderfontein Golf Club

Pearl Valley amateur Keagan Thomas won his first Big Easy IGT Challenge Tour title in emphatic style with a wire-to-wire performance on the Race to Q-School series at Modderfontein Golf Club.
The 2 ...

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Omo-Agege Donates Sports Equipment To Delta School

In his determination to revive sports activities at the grassroots and discover new talents, the deputy president of the Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege has donated some sports equipment to St. Peter’s ...

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FIFA Ban: Siasia Goes Spiritual, Says I Fast And Pray

Embattled former Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia, has lifted the lid on his current situation as he prepares to appeal his ban which has been scheduled for March 19, 2020, describing his predicam ...

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Safeguard Facilities In FCT-Minister Tells Residents

The minister of Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has called on stakeholders in the Abuja Project to work towards safeguarding infrastructure and facilities provided by government over the years.
Mr ...

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Edet Lauds Ibiono Ibom Chairman On Production Of Ibom Golden Rice

The chairman of Ibiono  Ibom Local Government Council has received a pat on the back for supporting Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) in the area in the production of Ibom Golden Rice f ...

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Prof Udoh Heads Technical C'ttee On Agric, Food Sufficiency

The Akwa Ibom government has pruned down the management team of its Technical Committee on Agriculture and Food Sufficiency from 11 to eight with Professor Edet Udoh retaining his position as chairman ...

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FG Moves To Complete 13 Housing Estates, 47 Ongoing Road Projects In 2020

In a bid to make key infrastructure investment a reality in Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari says in 2020, government will complete within the course of the year, 13 housing estates under the Natio ...

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Veteran Lawyer Highlights Prospect In Maritime Sector

A doctor of Law in the country has high lighted prospects for legal practitioners in the maritime industry.
  Dr Adewale Olawoyin, SAN, stated this at a one-day training by the Young Lawyers F ...

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RSG Confirms 3 Persons Dead From Lassa Fever

The Rivers State government has confirmed the death of three persons who tested positive to the Lassa Fever Virus.
  Addressing journalists in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Wednesday, the actin ...

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AKSG, SDGs To Reconstruct Dilapidated Cottage Hospital In Mkpat Enin

The Akwa Ibom government in partnership with the  Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)has indicated plans to remodel the Union Cottage Hospital, Asong in Mkpat Enin Local Government Area.
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Be Worthy Ambassadors To Judiciary - CJ

The chief judge of Akwa  Ibom has charged the 36 members of 2019 retirees of the state judiciary to continually project the sector in good light as its worthy ambassadors.
Justice Godwin Abrah ...

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Why We Released Dasuki, Sowore - FG

The Federal Government has given reasons why it released the former security adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd.) and the convener of the Revolution Now protest, Omoyele Sowore, arrested by the Departmen ...

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NBA: Lawyers Instead Of Police Should Prosecute Cases In Magistrates' Courts

The chairman of Ikorodu Branch of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Mr Bayo Akinlade, has frowned at the continued prosecution of cases in the Magistrates’ Courts by the police.
Akinlade to ...

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Court Dismisses Orji Kalu's Application For Bail

Justice Mohammed Liman of the Federal High Court has dismissed Orji Uzor Kalu’s application for bail pending determination of his appeal against his fraud convict.
According to the judge, th ...

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Court Of Appeal Victory: HCS Congratulates Gov Emmanuel

As the Court of Appeal sitting in Calabar, affirmed the victory of Governor Udom Emmanuel as the duly elected governor of Akwa Ibom State, as earlier decided by the Governorship Election Tribunal, t ...