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Nigeria News Today: March 13, 2017

Firm unfolds plans to tackle youth unrest in N-Delta

By Tony ABUJA—AN indigenous company, Mike-Spring Logistics Limited, says it has initiated plans to create jobs and deal with youth restiveness in...

Foreign Affairs whistleblower must be recalled

By adekunle It is not only strange, but totally unacceptable that barely two months after the Federal Government announced the approval of...

US and USSR: Russia and the West

By adekunle By Patrick Dele Cole WHAT really is the problem between Russia, the US and the West? It would seem that geopolitically...

Sheriff, Makarfi clash over alleged largesse from PDP govs

By Taiwo Ojoye Olusola Fabiyi and Godwin Udoh The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, and the Chairman...

ICPC seizes 220 flats, four guns, ammunition from ex-gov’s aide

By Taiwo Ojoye Eniola Akinkuotu and Armstrong Bakam The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related Offences Commission has seized 220 flats, located in...

FG arraigns suspected B’Haram leader, terrorists for murder today

By Taiwo Ojoye Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Federal Government has filed eight charges including terrorism, murder and hostage taking, against an alleged leader...

Fasehun berates Customs DG for flouting Senate’s order

By Taiwo Ojoye Toluwani Eniola elder statesman, Frederick Fasehun, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to compel the Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs...
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Official: MAPOLY now MAUST

Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun state signs the bill to upgrade Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY), Abeokuta to Moshood Abiola University of Science and...

Woman bags seven years for trafficking girls

By Taiwo Ojoye Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The Supreme Court of Nigeria has jailed a human trafficker, Sarah Ezekiel, seven years for trafficking four...

Govt rewards teachers with car, gift items

By Taiwo Ojoye Folashade Adebayo A teacher at the Ojota Senior Secondary School, Lagos, Mr. Fatai Ajanaku, has been presented with a brand...

SEC’s tepid response to market infractions

By Taiwo Ojoye The Securities and Exchange Commission is the main body charged with the duty to regulate the financial industry in...

Five reasons to buy a 4G-capable smartphone

By Taiwo Ojoye When Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone back in 1876, it changed the world. Instead of having to travel...

Unemployment is a security threat – Peter

By Taiwo Ojoye In this interview with FOLASHADE ADEBAYO, a 2017 scholar of the Study of the United States Institutions, Dr. Ada...

NBC revokes 54 TV, radio stations’ licences over N5bn debt

By Taiwo Ojoye Olusola Fabiyi and  Everest Amaefule, Abuja The Director General of the National Broadcasting Commission, Mr. Is-had Modibbo, said in Abuja...

SON nabs importer who allegedly altered products’ expiry dates

By Taiwo Ojoye Anna Okon The Standards Organisation of Nigeria has arrested a cosmetics and wine importer suspected of changing the expiry dates...

How to keep your debit card safe from thieves

By Taiwo Ojoye As if the target data breach was bad enough, experts say it is almost inevitable this kind of thing...

We’re dying of hunger, timber traders tell Akeredolu

By Taiwo Ojoye Peter Dada, Akure Timber traders in Ondo State on Monday lamented that the closure of the timber forests in the...

Buhari resumes, meets Osinbajo in Aso Rock

By Taiwo Ojoye John Ameh andOlalekan Adetayo President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday formally resumed work in his office after 49 days of medical...

‘Safety training institute underway in Lagos’

By Taiwo Ojoye Sesan Olufowobi The Lagos State Safety Commission says the government is making effort to set up a safety training institute...

Lagos community panics over return of militants

By Taiwo Ojoye Residents of Isawo in Ikorodu, Lagos State, say they now live in fear following the return of militants who...

Understanding a debit card

By Taiwo Ojoye A debit card, also known as a “cheque card,” uses money from a linked current/savings account for purchases. It...

Ife leaders condemn arrest by security operatives

By Taiwo Ojoye Femi Makinde, Osogbo Leaders in Ile-Ife have condemned the indiscriminate arrest of residents of the town by security agents following...

How to sell luxury property

By Taiwo Ojoye Luxury properties are properties located in exclusive high-end areas that usually command multiple times the value of regular properties....

Malabu: Court adjourns ruling on OPL 245 forfeiture order

By Taiwo Ojoye Ade Adesomoju, Abuja A Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday adjourned till Friday a ruling on whether or not...

The battery life of 4G-capable smartphones

By Taiwo Ojoye If there is anything that defines the 4G-capable smartphone from its counterparts, it is that it drains more battery...

Court sentences man to death for killing girlfriend

By Taiwo Ojoye Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt A High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, on Monday, sentenced one Azubuike...

Do the rich truly die earlier than the poor?

By Taiwo Ojoye Recently, a friend asked me why those who have enough money to take care of a community die earlier...

Tragedy in N’Assembly as committee’s clerk slumps, dies

By Taiwo Ojoye John Ameh, Abuja Tragedy struck at the National Assembly on Monday as a senior member of staff of the legislature’s...
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Chelsea meet Spurs after edging out United

Chelsea knock out holders Manchester United out of the FA Cup and their reward is a match up with Tottenham Hotspur The post Chelsea meet...

Man rapes 81-year-old pensioner

By Zovoe Jonathan A 41-0year-old Anthony Roberts who raped an 81-year-old woman minutes after he sat next to her on a bus may...

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