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30 Jun 2015
In this interview with BRIDGET CHIEDU ONOCHIE, Senate President Bukola Saraki disclosed some of the intrigues that heralded his emergence, which he described as “an act of fate”. Excerpts: The build-up to the nomination THE truth is that I have not spoken before since all this time to tell you what exactly happened. First, as…
29 Jun 2015
I would like to congratulate Dr. Goke Adegoroye on the publication of his compendium in two volumes: Governance in Nigeria, Vol. 1 - The Civil Service Pathway and Vol. 2- Leadership and Political Will.
Rotimi Amaechi versus Nyesom Wike
29 Jun 2015
THE unending political friction between Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike and his predecessor, Chibuike Amaechi, has once again been brought to the fore following the setting of a judicial commission of inquiry to probe the latter’s administration.
28 Jun 2015
Difficult Transition to Civilian Rule and Consolidation of Democracy: WHEN the General Abdulsalaami Abubakar initiated the transition to civilian rule in 1998, the focus of the civil society community was on monitoring the process to ensure a successful discharge of military dictatorship.
28 Jun 2015
The coming together of most of the members of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, (NGF) on May 18, 2015 in Abuja after its long disruptive squabbles was melodious. Nigerians were excited at the sudden resolution of the bitter acrimony that boiled over during the chairmanship election of that august body exactly two years before. Apart from…
28 Jun 2015
The UNFPA has been active in the effort at rehabilitating a number of Boko Haram victims; would you confirm how many of the rescued girls are pregnant? WHEN humanitarian crises strike, the UNFPA is there and fully committed to ensuring that women can deliver babies safely and that they can maintain their health, dignity, rights and self-worth even in the most challenging situations.
28 Jun 2015
ONE could have heard a pin drop when Governor Ifeanyi Okowa took to the floor of the Delta State House of Assembly, Asaba, to let the cat out of the bag on Thursday, June 25.
27 Jun 2015
Former governor of Anambra State and Chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) Senator Chris Ngige spoke to some journalists about this year’s general elections, Buhari’s presidency, crisis in APC, and other topical issues. SAMSON EZEA was there and reports HOW will you react to the deputy senate president, Senator Ike Ekweremadu’s recent comments about his…
26 Jun 2015
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has directed that the on-going work, suspected to be a morgue located in a residential area in Uratta/Prefab- Federal Housing Estate, Owerri, be stopped with immediate effect.
26 Jun 2015
DISTURBED by the rising number of victims of environmental degradation, allegedly caused by some companies, the Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) has begun moves to set up a centre for environmental justice/health.
25 Jun 2015
INDICATION has emerged that the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, is set to restructure the House’s Standing Committees arrangement to prevent overlapping jurisdictions.
25 Jun 2015
GOVERNOR Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has prayed the Rivers State Election Petition Tribunal, to set aside the order it made for the All Progressive Congress (APC) to inspect election materials used for the April 11, 2015 governorship polls in the state.


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The Acting Vice Chancellor, Prof. Mojeed Liasu, while speaking at the ceremony held at the institution’s Great Hall, said the university would not relent in pursuit of greatness.
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Two Nigerians, Promise Frank Ejiofor and Paula-Peace James-Okoro, have won the Gates Cambridge Scholarship to pursue their PhD programmes in October.
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The Katsina State Universal Education Board (SUBEB) has expended over $21million on various interventions on basic education in the last three years.
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The Katsina State government, in collaboration with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), has launched the Nigeria Learning Passport (NLP) aimed at enrolling 10,000 learners
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Stakeholders in the education and technology sectors have been called upon to come up with policies that will guarantee the safety of children online