Benin Monarch Round Off Coronation Anniversary, Preaches Honesty

[Guardian] Benin City -The Oba of Benin, Omo N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo Oba Ewuare II, yesterday concluded his one year coronation anniversary with a thanksgiving at the Holy Arousa Cathedral, where he charged traditional rulers on truthfulness.

[Guardian] Benin City -The Oba of Benin, Omo N'Edo Uku Akpolokpolo Oba Ewuare II, yesterday concluded his one year coronation anniversary with a thanksgiving at the Holy Arousa Cathedral, where he charged traditional rulers on truthfulness.

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Dalung Takes ‘One Medal One Games’ Campaign to Nigerian Police

[Guardian] Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung has called on the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim K. Idris to recruit sportsmen and women into the Nigerian Police Force.

[Guardian] Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung has called on the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim K. Idris to recruit sportsmen and women into the Nigerian Police Force.

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Anthony Joshua Tipped to Enjoy Early Night Against Cameroun’s Carlos Takam

[Guardian] Anthony Joshua is expected to brush aside late stand-in, Carlos Takam when defending his IBF and WBA heavyweight titles in Cardiff on Saturday night, reports sports.bwin.com.

[Guardian] Anthony Joshua is expected to brush aside late stand-in, Carlos Takam when defending his IBF and WBA heavyweight titles in Cardiff on Saturday night, reports sports.bwin.com.

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Strengthening Southwest Politics Through Adams New Title

[Guardian] Several questions have continued to trail the appointment of the National Coordinator, Oodua People’s Congress (OPC), Otunba Gani Adams as the Aare Ona Kankanfo, one of the highest political/traditional ranking officers in the Yoruba culture.

[Guardian] Several questions have continued to trail the appointment of the National Coordinator, Oodua People's Congress (OPC), Otunba Gani Adams as the Aare Ona Kankanfo, one of the highest political/traditional ranking officers in the Yoruba culture.

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Buhari’s Turkish Trip Averts Lingering Diplomatic Row Over Extradition Request

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to Turkey to participate in D-8 Summit in Istanbul has helped to avert the lingering diplomatic row between the two countries.

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to Turkey to participate in D-8 Summit in Istanbul has helped to avert the lingering diplomatic row between the two countries.

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Serap Asks N’Assembly to Withdraw Directives to Banks to Unfreeze Patience Jonathan’s Accounts

[This Day] A civil society organisation, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has urged the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara to urgently withdraw the directives to …

[This Day] A civil society organisation, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has urged the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara to urgently withdraw the directives to some banks to unfreeze former First Lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan's accounts."

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Govt Considers Review of NNPC Appointments

[This Day] Abuja -The presidency is currently considering a review of the recent senior executive appointments of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) made by its Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru, THISDAY has learnt.

[This Day] Abuja -The presidency is currently considering a review of the recent senior executive appointments of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) made by its Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru, THISDAY has learnt.

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