For many parents and stakeholders in the education sector, the rescheduled National Common Entrance Examination may well be the start of another unending controversy over who eventually makes it into the final admission list, and from what region of the country.
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Operatives of the anti-kidnap squad of the Imo State Police Command have killed members of a suspected terrorist group in Aboh-Mbaise local council of the state.
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Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has said it will take decisive action against indigenous oil companies that violate labour laws.
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Our support to Ethiopia helped it achieve self-sufficiency in wheat within four years, turning it into a wheat exporting nation. To replicate global success, the African Development Bank helped organise the Feed Africa summit in January, which attracted 34 heads of state and government.
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The Nigerian Red Cross Society (NRCS), in conjunction with International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent (IFRC), has pledged to mitigate impact of diphtheria outbreak.
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Managing Partner at Ecovis OUC (Chartered Accountants), Andrew Uviase, has faulted the reporting template used for the just-released gross domestic product (GDP) reporting even as he stressed that the economy has not made serious progress in real terms.
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Dubem Amasiani had to deploy all the tools in his tennis arsenal to overcome his national teammate, Joel Michael, in his first-round robin match in the Boys 14s at the Chevron Junior Masters, which served off yesterday at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club.
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The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has expressed concerns over the spate of increased piracy and maritime crimes in the Gulf of Guinea as the steady reduction in the menace experienced between 2021 and 2022 has been overlapped by recent developments.
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Some hoodlums allegedly linked to a maritime workers’ group, yesterday, attacked officials of a task team constituted by the Lagos State government during an exercise intended to open up clogged Tin Can port access roads.
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No fewer than 500 private legal practitioners have offered to render pro bono services to the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate for Kano State, Nasiru Gawuna, at the Supreme Court.
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An All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain in Osun State, Olatunbosun Oyintiloye, has commended President Bola Tinubu for approving 50 per cent reduction in the cost of agricultural inputs ahead of commencement of dry season farming in the country.