Libyan Returnees in Edo State Disrupt Empowerment Programme Over Alleged Bias

[Guardian] Benin City -Some Libyan returnees in Edo State yesterday disrupted an empowerment programme over alleged bias in the selection of beneficiaries by the state task force on Human Trafficking and Illegal Migration.

[Guardian] Benin City -Some Libyan returnees in Edo State yesterday disrupted an empowerment programme over alleged bias in the selection of beneficiaries by the state task force on Human Trafficking and Illegal Migration.

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Disaster Called Edo State House of Assembly

[Vanguard] I thought I was in a trance of some sort while reading from the internet madrasa that Edo State House of Assembly has legislated against its own autonomy, the Judiciary, as much as against the Edo people!

[Vanguard] I thought I was in a trance of some sort while reading from the internet madrasa that Edo State House of Assembly has legislated against its own autonomy, the Judiciary, as much as against the Edo people!

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Hate Speech… Experts Insist On Review of Nigerian Media Code of Election

[Guardian] Media practitioners have canvassed the review of Nigerian Media Code of Election to guide against hate speech. They made the appeal in Lagos at a two-day meeting of International Press Centre (IPC), organised with the support of European Uni…

[Guardian] Media practitioners have canvassed the review of Nigerian Media Code of Election to guide against hate speech. They made the appeal in Lagos at a two-day meeting of International Press Centre (IPC), organised with the support of European Union (EU). The focus was on section four of the Code, which states that hate speech and other forms of incitement could lead to violence and threaten the democratic fabric of a society, and urged journalists to use temperate language in reporting electoral processes among

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Navy Begins Enforcement of Quit Order On Tanker Drivers

[Guardian] Truck drivers on bridges around Apapa area of Lagos were yesterday forced to make U-turn after the Nigerian Navy commenced enforcement of the quit order. The military and state government had last Wednesday issued a 48-hour ultimatum to truc…

[Guardian] Truck drivers on bridges around Apapa area of Lagos were yesterday forced to make U-turn after the Nigerian Navy commenced enforcement of the quit order. The military and state government had last Wednesday issued a 48-hour ultimatum to truck drivers to vacate all bridges in the state, citing security and safety concerns.

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Late Ogbemudia’s Family Holds Interdenominational Service in His Memory

[Vanguard] The family of the Former Military Governor of defunct Bendel State (now Edo and Delta states), Brig. Gen. Samuel Osaigbovo Ogbemudia, on Friday, March 9, 2018, held an interdenominational service in memory of their father who died one-year a…

[Vanguard] The family of the Former Military Governor of defunct Bendel State (now Edo and Delta states), Brig. Gen. Samuel Osaigbovo Ogbemudia, on Friday, March 9, 2018, held an interdenominational service in memory of their father who died one-year ago, March 9, 2017.

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Stop Sabotaging Our Own Govt, APC Senator Tells Colleagues

[Premium Times] A senator, Abdullahi Adamu, has urged his colleagues especially those of the All Progressive Congress to contribute their quota to the success of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration rather than undermine it.

[Premium Times] A senator, Abdullahi Adamu, has urged his colleagues especially those of the All Progressive Congress to contribute their quota to the success of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration rather than undermine it.

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VP Osinbajo, Others to Speak At Criminal Justice Summit

[Guardian] Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) is expected to deliver the keynote address at the forthcoming Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Criminal Justice Reform Conference.

[Guardian] Nigeria's Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) is expected to deliver the keynote address at the forthcoming Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Criminal Justice Reform Conference.

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Blackout Looms As Debts Threaten Gencos’ Operations

[Premium Times] Blackout looms across the country as huge debts continue to threaten the operations of Nigeria’s power generation companies (Gencos), a new payment schedule published by the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading, NBET, has shown.

[Premium Times] Blackout looms across the country as huge debts continue to threaten the operations of Nigeria's power generation companies (Gencos), a new payment schedule published by the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading, NBET, has shown.

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