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‘I cherish the privilege of working with Oba Erediauwa, Ciroma’

Professor A.B.O.O.Oyediran Other Statutory Officers of the University When I assumed office on 1 December 1991, His Royal Highness, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Erediauwa, Oba of Benin, was the chancellor of the university, while Alhaji Liman Ciroma was the pro-chancellor and chairman of the Council. They were seasoned and highly-experienced administrators. …

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Ezenwa: I Am Set to Stop Cameroon

Super Eagles goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, has said stoutly that the side do not have goalkeeping crisis going into the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Cameroon. The Nigerian top-flight side, FC IfeanyiUbah goalkeeper is being pencilled down to make his debut for the mainstream Eagles against the Central African neighbours …

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Sallah: Let Peace, Justice Reign, Mark Urges Nigerians

By AGBO-PAUL AUGUSTINE, Abuja Former president of the Senate, Senator David Mark, has again canvassed for justice, righteousness and peaceful coexistence between and among Nigerians. Senator Mark in a goodwill message to Nigerians on the celebration of this year’s Sallah, in a press statement signed by his media aide, Mr …

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SEPT. 1ST PRICE LIST FOR MUTUAL FUNDS, REITS and ETFS

  CLICK TO DOWNLOAD Red Star Express Records N426m Profit, Declares 40k Dividend Goddy Egene Red Star Express Plc, one of Nigeria’s leading companies, has posted a turnover of N7.3 billion for the year ended March 31, 2017, up by 10 per cent above what was recorded in 2015. The …

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Police Arrest House Wife Poisoned Two Weeks Old Baby

Bauchi – The police in Bauchi State have arrested a 19-year-old housewife, Hindatu Abdullahi, who poisoned her two weeks old step son with an insecticide. The boy died. Abdullahi, a mother of one who was paraded alongside other suspects at police headquarters in Bauchi on Wednesday confessed to the crime, saying that …

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‘My Inability to Speak English Nearly Ruined My Dream’

Mrs. Oluwabunmi Agbeni, Chief Executive Officer of Bismid Cosmetics Limited, a leading name in cosmetic products in Nigeria, is a skin care expert whose journey into the beauty industry started when she went on a quest to get her badly damaged skin rejuvenated. Mary Ekah writes about her journey so …

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Eid al-Adha: As we celebrate this great festival…

Camels for sale decorated with artificial flowers and henna patterns at a makeshift cattle market, ahead of Eid al-Adha, in Peshawar, Pakistan. PHOTO: REUTERS. Eid al-Ad-haa, otherwise known as al-’Id al-Kabir (the great festival), is the event that marks the culmination of Hajj and the end of the spiritually glorious …

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PAMED Tackles FG, Military Over Social Media

Lagos – The Partnership for Media and Democracy (PAMED), on Wednesday called on the Federal Government to restrain the Nigerian Army from monitoring the social media activities of Nigerians. The group described the action as a violation of the rights of Nigerians to freedom of expression and the privacy of their …

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Pinnick Wants Eagles to Play with Passion

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and Member of the CAF Executive Committee, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick has charged the Super Eagles to commit heart, soul and spirit to today’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match against the Lions of Cameroon in Uyo. Pinnick, who is also a Member …

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NSCIA, Akinola, Soun, Olasunkami, others congratulate Muslims

Alhaji Dawud Akinola, The Aare Musulumi of Yorubaland THE Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) has congratulated Nigerian Muslims and the entire Muslim world on the occasion of the 1438 AH Eid al-Adha celebrations. The organisation, headed by the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, said this year’s …

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