Travelogue – Voyage to the Land of the Pharaohs

[Premium Times] One of my earliest exposures to Egypt was in the 1999 Hollywood classic, The Mummy. Even though I was taught about the civilization of ancient Egypt in religious school, it was nothing compared to The Mummy – it told the story of an exp…

[Premium Times] One of my earliest exposures to Egypt was in the 1999 Hollywood classic, The Mummy. Even though I was taught about the civilization of ancient Egypt in religious school, it was nothing compared to The Mummy - it told the story of an expedition of treasure-seeking explorers in the Sahara Desert in 1925.

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Acting President Osinbajo Says Hate Speech is Terrorism

[Vanguard] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has drawn a line on hate speech affirming that it is equivalent to terrorism and would be appropriately dealt with by the Federal Government.

[Vanguard] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has drawn a line on hate speech affirming that it is equivalent to terrorism and would be appropriately dealt with by the Federal Government.

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UN Chief Condemns Deadly Terrorist Attacks in Borno State

[UN News] Condemning a series of terrorist attacks in north-eastern Nigeria, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has called for those responsible for these “repeated heinous acts” to be brought to justice.

[UN News] Condemning a series of terrorist attacks in north-eastern Nigeria, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has called for those responsible for these "repeated heinous acts" to be brought to justice.

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Reps Probe NPA Over N5.1 Billion Contract

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has commenced investigation into a N5.1 billion contract awarded by the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA) for the renovation of its headquarters in Lagos.

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has commenced investigation into a N5.1 billion contract awarded by the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA) for the renovation of its headquarters in Lagos.

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Senator’s Brother, Who Failed Civil Service Exam, Among New Permanent Secretaries

[Premium Times] On May 24, 2014, PREMIUM TIMES exclusively reported that Gabriel Aduda, a former official of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and brother to Senator Phillip Aduda, was arbitrarily appointed director at the Federal Ministry o…

[Premium Times] On May 24, 2014, PREMIUM TIMES exclusively reported that Gabriel Aduda, a former official of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and brother to Senator Phillip Aduda, was arbitrarily appointed director at the Federal Ministry of Finance despite failing a compulsory confirmation/promotion examination for federal civil servants.

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Mosop, Others Decry Slow Pace of Ogoni Clean-Up

[Premium Times] Fourteen months after the clean-up project of Ogoni land embarked upon by the Nigerian government, and recommended by the United Nations Environment Programme, UNEP, stakeholders appear disillusioned at the slow pace of work.

[Premium Times] Fourteen months after the clean-up project of Ogoni land embarked upon by the Nigerian government, and recommended by the United Nations Environment Programme, UNEP, stakeholders appear disillusioned at the slow pace of work.

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Eko Atlantic City Partners Fine and Country West Africa

[Vanguard] South Energyx Nigeria Limited, the developers and planners of Eko Atlantic City, Nigeria’s premium smart city situated in Victoria Island, has partnered with Fine and Country West Africa for the Refined Investors Series 2017, scheduled to ta…

[Vanguard] South Energyx Nigeria Limited, the developers and planners of Eko Atlantic City, Nigeria's premium smart city situated in Victoria Island, has partnered with Fine and Country West Africa for the Refined Investors Series 2017, scheduled to take place in London, United Kingdom on October 6th and 7th, 2017.

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