PDP Clears 22 LGs in Delta Polls, DSIEC Orders Rerun in Two Others

[This Day] Warri -The Delta State Independent Electoral Commission (DSIEC) has returned the 22 chairmanship candidates of the People Democratic Party (PDP) as winners in last Saturday’s council elections across the 25 local government areas of the state.

[This Day] Warri -The Delta State Independent Electoral Commission (DSIEC) has returned the 22 chairmanship candidates of the People Democratic Party (PDP) as winners in last Saturday's council elections across the 25 local government areas of the state.

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Maritime University – Niger Delta Activist Knocks AGF, Wants Govt to Call Him to Order

[This Day] Warri -A Niger Delta Activist and the immediate past Chairman of Kokodiagbene community in Gbaramatu kingdom in Warri South-west Local Government area of Delta State, Mr. Sheriff Mulade, has lambasted the Attorney General of the Federation (…

[This Day] Warri -A Niger Delta Activist and the immediate past Chairman of Kokodiagbene community in Gbaramatu kingdom in Warri South-west Local Government area of Delta State, Mr. Sheriff Mulade, has lambasted the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami, over his recent memo to the National Assembly on the location of the Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko.

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Doctors Embark On Indefinite Strike in Kogi

[This Day] Lokoja -The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) in Kogi yesterday directed its members to resume the strike they suspended on June 22, 2017, following the failure of the state government to meet their demands.

[This Day] Lokoja -The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) in Kogi yesterday directed its members to resume the strike they suspended on June 22, 2017, following the failure of the state government to meet their demands.

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Sokoto Approves 250 Solar-Powered Water Schemes

[This Day] Sokoto -The Sokoto State Government has awarded contract for the construction of 250 solar powered water schemes to be sited in rural areas across the 23 local government areas of the state.

[This Day] Sokoto -The Sokoto State Government has awarded contract for the construction of 250 solar powered water schemes to be sited in rural areas across the 23 local government areas of the state.

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Osinbajo Warns Against Politicising of Herdsmen Killings

[This Day] Abuja -The Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday cautioned Nigerians against politicising the herdsmen killings across the country as doing so could ignite unprecedented crisis.

[This Day] Abuja -The Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday cautioned Nigerians against politicising the herdsmen killings across the country as doing so could ignite unprecedented crisis.

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Celebrating Mediocrity, Losing Nations

[Daily Maverick] More critical interrogation of the 75 percent matric pass rate is in order. Beyond the glamour of the annual parade of high performers, primarily intended to gloss over the mediocre performance of politicians and bureaucrats, the real …

[Daily Maverick] More critical interrogation of the 75 percent matric pass rate is in order. Beyond the glamour of the annual parade of high performers, primarily intended to gloss over the mediocre performance of politicians and bureaucrats, the real figures are not flattering.

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‘Ghana’s Best Days Lie Ahead of Us’ – President Akufo-Addo

[Ghana Presidency] The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, is confident that with a spirit of reconciliation, fairness, integrity and hard work, the best days of Mother Ghana lie ahead of us.

[Ghana Presidency] The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, is confident that with a spirit of reconciliation, fairness, integrity and hard work, the best days of Mother Ghana lie ahead of us.

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NNPC Set to Begin Repairs On Escravos-Lagos Pipeline System

[This Day] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is set to begin repairs on the burnt Excravos-Lagos Pipeline System, which disrupted gas supply to five power stations, THISDAY has learnt.

[This Day] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is set to begin repairs on the burnt Excravos-Lagos Pipeline System, which disrupted gas supply to five power stations, THISDAY has learnt.

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El-Rufai, Nut Head for Showdown Over Sacked Teachers

[This Day] Kaduna -The Kaduna State Government and the state chapter of the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) are set for a showdown following threats by the government to dismiss any teacher who participates in the indefinite strike scheduled by the un…

[This Day] Kaduna -The Kaduna State Government and the state chapter of the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) are set for a showdown following threats by the government to dismiss any teacher who participates in the indefinite strike scheduled by the union slated to commence today (Monday).

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