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Monthly Archives: October 2018

Buhari warns against pipeline vandalism, sympathises with Abia’s explosion victims

Buhari warns against pipeline vandalism, sympathises with Abia’s explosion victims

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed regret over the unnecessary loss of lives and property as a result of last Friday’s pipeline explosion in Osisioma Ngwa community of Abia State, and sympathises with those who lost loved ones. A statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu in Abuja, Saturday, noted that preliminary ...

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2019 Election: Agbaje will win Lagos for PDP, says Oyefusi

2019 Election: Agbaje will win Lagos for PDP, says Oyefusi

    The Lagos East Senatorial candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Princess Abiodun Oyefusi, says the party will dislodge the All Progressives Congress (APC) to win the state in 2019. Oyefusi, an entrepreneur, made the assertion in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Lagos. She said the people were tired of the ...

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MTN takes Fela and The Kalakuta Queens train to the New Africa Shrine

MTN takes Fela and The Kalakuta Queens train to the New Africa Shrine

The Musical “Fela and The Kalakuta Queens” is a demonstration of the rich cultural heritage that Nigeria is blessed with. The play, which tells the story of legendary musical icon and activist, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, reveals the sensational life of the Queens of Kalakuta and unmasks common misconceptions about them. After an impressive show earlier in the year at the ...

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Buhari, Gowon, Jonathan charge traditional rulers on fostering unity

Buhari, Gowon, Jonathan charge traditional rulers on fostering unity

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday in Benin called on traditional rulers across the country to continue to build bridges of unity and oneness to promote national development. Buhari made the call at the official launch of the Book Entitled “The Benin Monarchy, an Anthology of Benin History” held in Benin City on Saturday in commemoration of the 2nd coronation anniversary ...

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Missing General: Army denies killing woman, warns against fake news

Missing General: Army denies killing woman, warns against fake news

Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Kayode Ogunsonya, who debunked the report in a statement on Saturday in Jos, by warned against fake news “injurious to 3 Division, Nigeria Army, Rukuba”. Ogunsonya said that the Division’s headquarters “wish to state categorically that the report was a deliberate falsehood and an attempt to portray the division in bad light. “I wish ...

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