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19 persons die in accident along Kaduna-Abuja road

By Ibrahim HassanWuyo Security agencies have reported that 19 people died in a ghastly road traffic crash at the Kateri axis of the Kaduna-Abuja highway on Sunday. Samuel Aruwan ,Commissioner, Ministry of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Kaduna,said in a statement on Monday, that the crash, which occurred late on Sunday evening, involved a commercial DAF trailer
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Herdsmen kill father, son, nephew in Edo farm reserve road

– We rescued 2 victims kidnapped by herdsmen – Council boss By Ochuko Akuopha THREE indigenes of Ezhionum community, Ukwuani Local Government Area, Delta State, a father, his son and nephew, were Sunday, reportedly shot dead by rampaging herdsmen along a road to a farm reserve land in Oghonogbo, a nearby village in Edo State.
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Sports

Spurs dressing room divided by ‘selfish’ players, says Mourinho

Jose Mourinho said Tottenham’s dressing room is divided by “selfish” players and agents who have their own relationships with the press. Mourinho was speaking after a vital win in the chase for a top-four Premier League finish. Spurs responded to an embarrassing Europa League exit at the hands of Dinamo Zagreb with a 2-0 win
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Man, 35, docked for alleged theft of N2m car

A 35-year-old man, Baba Emmanuel, who allegedly stole a car valued at N2 million, on Monday appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court. Emmanuel, who resides at Iju, Lagos, is facing a charge of stealing. The Prosecutor, ASP Bisi Ogunleye, told the court that the defendant committed the offence on Nov. 30, 2020 at Oko-Oba, Agege,
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BBC journalist freed in Myanmar as anti-coup protests roll on

A BBC journalist held in Myanmar has been freed, the broadcaster said on Monday, as demonstrators took to the streets for fresh anti-coup protests against the military. Myanmar’s junta has unleashed deadly violence on protesters who have risen against the military’s ousting of civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi last month. More than 2,600 people
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“Start-ups are hard work” – CEO Timilehin Bello speaks on Media Panache at 5

Leading Nigerian Public Relations Agency, Media Panache is celebrating five years of operating as a full service communications and PR brand that provides innovative solutions for companies and individuals in Nigeria. Starting out as a team of five individuals communicating via a Whatsapp group, Media Panache has grown to become a technology and digital-driven Public
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Buhari’s shoot-on-sight order

FOR the second time in quick succession, President Muhammadu Buhari mandated the armed forces and security agencies to implement his shoot-on-sight order against anyone found “illegally” with AK-47. He restated this on March 11, 2021 at a meeting attended by the National Security Adviser, retired Major General Babagana Monguno; Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu;
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Moghalu, other global leaders to speak at Cybertech Conference in Dubai

Professor Kingsley Moghalu, a 2019 presidential candidate and Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Deputy Governor (2009-2014), will be a Keynote Speaker at the Cybertech Global Conference, the annual gathering of the world’s top leaders in the field of cybertechnology. Scheduled to take place in Dubai, United Arab Emirates from April 5-7, 2021, the conference will
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BFA & Co Legal completes new ambassadorial deals for Kiddwaya, Khafi

BFA & Co Legal led by entertainment lawyer, Bobo Ajudua have closed a new ambassadorial deal with men’s clothing brand, BoohooMAN for reality TV star, Terseer Kiddwaya. Also closed is a deal with prophylactic production brand Durex. Ajudua who also takes care of the legal needs of pop star Davido, is one of the few
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Secret of long-lasting family businesses

By Timi Olubiyi IT is no longer a secret that family businesses the world over can struggle with governance, leadership transitions and even survival, longevity or business continuity. From context observation, majority of Small and Medium Enterprises, SMEs, in Nigeria are family-owned businesses, more so over 60 per cent of all firms in most nations
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Blue Diamonds set to unveil mobile money app

Blue Diamonds, a leading multipurpose Investment and fund management organisation that provides a wide range of financial services is set to unveil its mobile application called the Smart Blue Money Mobile App. According to the company, in Nigeria and across the world, technology has remained imminent in supporting innovative services to make life easier and
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Is the future of our educational system not imperiled?

By Chiedu Uche Okoye NOBODY can gainsay the fact that education is the bedrock of national development, globally. Any nation-state that is keen on and desirous of achieving sustainable economic growth and technological advancement should place much premium on issues bedeviling its educational system. The super power countries which have military might, economic wealth and
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Is the future of our educational system not imperiled?

By Chiedu Uche Okoye NOBODY can gainsay the fact that education is the bedrock of national development, globally. Any nation-state that is keen on and desirous of achieving sustainable economic growth and technological advancement should place much premium on issues bedeviling its educational system. The super power countries which have military might, economic wealth and
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Why treasury looting persists in Nigeria — Archbishop Kaigama

By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, His Grace Most Rev. Ignatius Kaigama, on Sunday, said the reason why treasury looting still thrived in the country was because Nigerians were not yet prepared to clamour for positive change. He said in a society such as Nigeria, where leaders want others to die for
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Juventus title hopes rocked by Benevento defeat

Juventus’s hopes of winning a 10th consecutive Serie A title took another blow on Sunday with a 1-0 loss to lowly Benevento. Argentine forward Adolfo Gaich scored the only goal after 69 minutes following a bad pass across the penalty area from Juventus midfielder Arthur. Andrea Pirlo’s side stay third, 10 points behind Inter Milan
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We need neighborhood, forest guard laws in Igboland to end killings – ASETU

By Chinonso Alozie – Owerri The National President of the Association of Southeast Town Unions, ASETU, Emeka Diwe, on Sunday said that the Southeast region should come up with a neighborhood watch and Forest guard laws to stop the continued killings by killer herdsmen. Diwe made this call in Owerri, when a group of Newspapers
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Olubadan elevates Ladoja, ex-Oyo Head of Service, other chiefs in Ibadan

By Adeola Badru The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji at the weekend, elevated a former Head of Service in Oyo State, Alhaja Kudirat Adeleke and wife of a former governor of the state, Alhaja Mutiat Ladoja. While Alhaja Adeleke was elevated to the position of Abese Iyalode of Ibadanland, wife of a former governor
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Herbalist, bricklayer arrested over killing of housewife for ritual

By James Ogunnaike A 29 years old herbalist Baoku Gbuyi and a 27 years old Bricklayer Olamide Odulaja have been arrested by detectives of Ogun State Police command, for allegedly killing a housewife, Modupeola Folorunsho and her 4 years old son, Peter Folorunsho for money ritual. The arrest of the suspects, according to a statement
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The possible impossibility of Nigeria (4)

By Douglas Anele To ensure continuous economic exploitation of the country,British colonial officials had always wanted the insular, undereducated and pliant Fulani to dominate post-independent Nigeria in line with Frantz Fanon’s perceptive observation that colonialists prefer as their successors stooges of the colonial power, that is, dependants who they could easily manipulate. That was why
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Boring legal cases against Governor Obaseki

By Tonnie Iredia In most democracies, the term ‘election’ means far more than its voting segment of casting ballots which many erroneously over-patronize. In truth, election is not an event but a process of inter-related events which must holistically be handled to get an undisputed winner. Before the casting of ballots, segments such as the
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Cryptocurrency ban: CBN is stifling free enterprise and making Nigeria poorer

By Olu Fasan THE recent crackdown on cryptocurrency transactions by the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, follows a worrying pattern. From the exclusion of importers of 43 listed items from access to foreign exchange through the official window to wider exchange controls and now a ban on digital currency trade, the Central Bank has an
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Politics

Ekiti East bye-election mayhem: No perpetrator would go unpunished — Fayemi

By Rotimi Ojomoyela The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi has decried the violence that marred Saturday’s bye-election in Ekiti East Constituency 1 of the State House Assembly, saying that no one involved in the dastardly act would go unpunished. Fayemi, in a statement made available to newsmen Saturday evening by his Chief Press
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APC boycotting Rivers LG poll to avoid further embarrassment — Wike

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State By Davies Iheamnachor Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has said the decision of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to boycott the April 17 Local Government election in the state, was to avoid further electoral embarrassment. Wike also warned those within the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, who want to
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