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19 Nov 2015
THE partnership signed several years ago between the Egbema Gbaramatu Communities and Chevron Nigeria Limited in Delta State, known as Global Memorandum of Understanding (GMoU), has started yielding dividend. The agreement, which led to the setting up of the Egbema Gbaramatu Communities Development Foundation (EGCDF), has commissioned 14 projects worth over N244 million in Gbaramatu…
19 Nov 2015
NATIVES of the Federal Capital Territory under the banner of Original Inhabitants Development Association of Abuja (OIDA) congratulated the new FCT Minister, Alhaji Mohammed Bello, on his new appointment, while at the same time demanding a speedy development of satellite towns and villages around the FCT. A statement by the President of the association, Pastor…
19 Nov 2015
DR. Francis Uzoma Kwentua Ogeah, father of Chike Ogeah, immediate past Commissioner for Information, Delta State, has passed on. Ogeah, a distinguished medical doctor, philanthropist and community leader, died in Lagos, on Sunday, November 15, 2015. The Ogbueshi Ogeah was born in Asaba then Western region of Nigeria on November 11, 1927 to the late…
19 Nov 2015
NO fewer than nine people were feared dead and four others injured in a multiple auto-crash that occurred yesterday, at the old toll gate, on the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway, Sango, Ogun State.It was a multiple-accident involving 16 vehicles.
18 Nov 2015
THE Kwara State House of Assembly has directed its Committee on Commerce, Industries and Women Affairs to look into the causes of acute scarcity of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) in the State with a view to finding workable solution to the problem.
17 Nov 2015
Residents commend prompt evacuation of refuse, urge Kogi govt to sustain tempo LOKOJA the Kogi State capital may be wearing a new look as heaps of refuse that have overtaken stretches of major roads in the city some five months ago seem to have disappeared. The eyesore, which was growing daily at strategic points meant…
16 Nov 2015
AWARD-WINNING comedian and artiste, Julius Agwu, said he is delighted to be “given a second chance,” by God, after overcoming a difficult time during which he underwent a surgical operation to remove a tumour from his brain.
16 Nov 2015
PETROLEUM tanker and lorry drivers in Cross River State have expressed worry over the worsening condition of the federal roads in the state.
15 Nov 2015
THE management of Total E&P Nigeria Limited has said that its objective goes beyond oil exploration in communities in Nigeria, as the company is also interested in the comprehensive well-being of the people within its operational areas.
15 Nov 2015
THE Police Command in Borno said yesterday that it had in its renewed efforts towards crime control and arrested 101 suspects in connection with various criminal activities in the state.
15 Nov 2015
RESIDENTS of Anambra State, at a customers’ town hall meeting held at Nnewi, in Nnewi North Local Government Area headquarters of the state, have criticised activities of all telecoms service providers operating in the state, accusing them of inefficiency and charging high tariffs.
15 Nov 2015
THREE Community Development Associations (CDAs) in Lagos State-Agodo Alara, Ikorodu; Oke-Balo; and UNILAG Estate, Magodo have emerged the best three CDAs in project implementation in the state.


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Chelsea climbed back into contention for a place in the Champions League last 16 with an impressive 3-0 victory against AC Milan on Wednesday. Graham Potter's side won for the first time in three Group E games as Wesley Fofana's first Chelsea goal was followed by second-half strikes from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Reece James at…
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Paris Saint-Germain were forced to settle for a 1-1 draw away to Benfica in the Champions League on Wednesday despite Lionel Messi's brilliant curling strike. The Argentina star scored midway through the first half in Lisbon but Danilo's own goal before the break ensured PSG and Benfica remain level on seven points at the top…
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Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has promised to complete the Mambilla hydro power project, if given the mandate in the 2023 general election.
2 hours ago
Lagos State Government has filed a notice of appeal against a judgment stopping towing of vehicles and imposition of fines by Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) without a valid court order.
3 hours ago
Serious panic was recorded at Aroma junction Awka, Anambra capital on Wednesday when a tanker carrying substance suspected to be inflammable fell and began to spill its content.