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Nigeria News Today: March 9, 2017

Sell assets first before borrowing, NESG tells FG

By Abdulfatai Ayobami Ibrahim ’Femi Asu The Nigerian Economic Summit Group, on Thursday, said the Federal Government should sell some national assets before...

Customs Kill Transport Union Chief As Pandemonium In Ogun

By Kreazetofa Odey Abeokuta, the ogun State capital was thrown into confusion yesterday as customs officer chasing a vehicle suspected of conveying...

‘Multinationals should do their researches in Nigeria’

By Abdulfatai Ayobami Ibrahim Everest Amaefule, Abuja  It is unacceptable for multinational corporations operating in Nigeria to take their local research needs...

Airport road: FG not frustrating Lagos, says Fashola

By Abdulfatai Ayobami Ibrahim Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday declared that his...

Catholic Archbishops declare BBNaija as ‘immoral programme’

By Okogba By Sam Eyoboka & Olayinka Latona THE ongoing Big   Brother Naija, a reality TV show based on the Big Brother TV...

ADEYINKA ADEBAYO: Buhari speaks with son from London

By Nwafor Polycarp …..As Gowon, Shonekan, Anyaoku, Tinubu, Akande, Osoba, Ambode pay condolence visit By Dapo Akinrefon & Monsuru Olowoopejo PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, has...

Malnourished children lose IQ points – FG

By Abdulfatai Ayobami Ibrahim Friday Olokor, Abuja The Federal Government has warned that children can lose up to 10 intelligent quotient points if...

Fraud allegations tear Oyo NAPTAN apart

By Abdulfatai Ayobami Ibrahim Folashade Adebayo Allegations and counter allegations of mismanagement of a sum of N3.5m are at the centre of a...

Indebtedness: AMCON takes over Mustasons Guest House

By Abdulfatai Ayobami Ibrahim ’Femi Asu The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria announced on Thursday that it had taken over Mustasons Guest House...

Oshodi-Airport: I Am Being Frustrated By Federal Ministry Of Works ...

By Kreazetofa Odey Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday said his administration’s plan to carry out a total reconstruction of...

CBN boosts forex supply by $170m

By Abdulfatai Ayobami Ibrahim ’Femi Asu The Central Bank of Nigeria on Thursday offered the sum of $100m as wholesale interventions and sold...

Protest: Health workers in Ebonyi call for sack of Health of...

By Okogba By Peter Okutu Joint Health Sector Unions at   the Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki (FETHA), Ebonyi state yesterday  called for the immediate...

Don’t be a bad neighbour

By Okogba One of the striking hadiths that has always lent credence to the Prophet’s love for one another and taught Muslims ...

Barca victory‘ll spark baby boom – Pique

By Okogba Gerard Pique suggests Barcelona’s PSG comeback will be celebrated with SEX – ‘a lot of love will be made’ Luis Enrique’s...

Pass gender violence bills, Betsy Obaseki urges Edo AssemblyBy Gabriel Enogholase

By Okogba By Gabriel Enogholase First Lady of Edo State, Mrs Betsy Obaseki, has appealed to Edo State House of Assembly to speedily...

Churchill: Tonto Dikeh opens another can of worms

By Okogba By Benjamin Njoku EMBATTLED actress, Tonto Dikeh, is at it again as she has opened another can of worms, accusing her...

Expert counsels parents on childhood obesity

By Abdulfatai Ayobami Ibrahim Folashade Adebayo A Consultant Physician/ Nephrologist and Clinical Director at St. Nicholas Hospital, Lagos, Dr. Ebun Bamgboye, has urged...

Australia spends N228m on 12,000 N’East children

By Abdulfatai Ayobami Ibrahim Friday Olokor, Abuja The Australian Government has provided N228 million between 2016 and now for 26 organisations working on...

Oyo to redeploy 2,000 teachers

By Abdulfatai Ayobami Ibrahim Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan The Oyo State Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Prof. Joseph Olowofela, said 2,000 teachers who...

NUT clashes with TUC over new association

By Abdulfatai Ayobami Ibrahim Femi Makinde, Osogbo  The President of the Nigerian Union of Teachers, Mr. Michael Alogba-Olukoya, has said that the...

Nigeria’s over-dependence on import, shameful — Lema Jubril

By Okogba By Naomi Uzor NIGERIA’s inability to produce goods and services for its domestic needs has been described as shameful. Dr. Lema...

MTN Foundation Vows To Tackle Unemployment

By Kreazetofa Odey The Chairman of MTN Foundation, Prince Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi has said the foundation is determined to tackle problem of unemployment...

NAMA completes calibration of Kaduna Airport navigational aids

By Okogba NIGERIAN Airspace  Management Agency, NAMA, has completed the routine calibration of the Very High Omnidirectional Radio Range/Distance Measuring Equipment (VOR/DME)...

FAAN to revive indigenous languages in Calabar schools

By Abdulfatai Ayobami Ibrahim Mudiaga Affe, Calabar The Manager of the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria at the Margaret Ekpo International Airport in...

Monarch tasks IOCs on employment for N-Delta youths

By Okogba By Emma Amaize PORT HARCOURT—THE Ibenanawei of Bomo Kingdom, Bayelsa State, HRM King W. S.  Joshua Igbugburu X, CON, has expressed concern...

NCAA says Kaduna Airport ready for 24Hrs full operation

By Okogba THE Nigerian Civil  Aviation Authority, NCAA, has said the Kaduna International Airport, Kaduna, “is fit and ready” for 24 hours...

Corporate finance chiefs’ confidence in the economy remains low – KPMG...

By adekunle By Ediri Ejoh AMIDST mixed economy performance reports in the past one week, a research by KPMG Nigeria, the Nigerian arm...

Pay attention to the poor, Mosque leaders tell govt

By Okogba The Chairman of Ikorodu Federal Low cost Housing Estate Muslim Community, Alhaji Ismail Bello has charged government to pay attention...

IPOB Killings: Ohanaeze tackles Buratai

By Okogba By Peter Okutu The President General of the Igbo apex  organization, Ohanaeze, Chief John Nnia Nwodo has picked holes in the...

Top Islamic singer, Rukayat Gawat honoured as ‘Sheikha of Music’

By Okogba IT was a moment of honour and celebration for well sought-after Islamic singer and woman of honor; Alhaja Rukayat Gawat-Oyefeso...

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