Coalition Protests Against Poor Electricity Supply in Kaduna

[Guardian] Kaduna -A coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) at the weekend protested against poor electricity supply in Kaduna.The group gave the Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company (KEDC) four weeks to improve power supply, or be forced t…

[Guardian] Kaduna -A coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) at the weekend protested against poor electricity supply in Kaduna.The group gave the Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company (KEDC) four weeks to improve power supply, or be forced to shut down its head office.

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UBTH Urges Striking Health Workers to Embrace Dialogue, Save Lives

[Guardian] The Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), Prof Darlington Obaseki, has appealed to the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) to embrace dialogue that would end the strike and save the lives of Nigerians.

[Guardian] The Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), Prof Darlington Obaseki, has appealed to the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) to embrace dialogue that would end the strike and save the lives of Nigerians.

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23 General Hospitals in Benue Are Without Doctors, Says Lawmaker

[Guardian] Makurdi -A lawmaker in the Benue State House of Assembly, Dr. Adoga Onah, has disclosed that 23 general hospitals in the state are without doctors.Onah, who is the Chairman, House Committee on Health and Human Services revealed this in an in…

[Guardian] Makurdi -A lawmaker in the Benue State House of Assembly, Dr. Adoga Onah, has disclosed that 23 general hospitals in the state are without doctors.Onah, who is the Chairman, House Committee on Health and Human Services revealed this in an interview.He added that the hospitals in the 23 local council areas also lack relevant health workers.

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Energy Experts Raise Concern Over Nigeria’s N1.4 Trillion Under-Recovery

[Guardian] Abuja -Energy experts yesterday in Abuja raised concern over Nigeria’s growing under-recovery or subsidy on Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), which currently stands at N1.4 trillion. The experts, including the President of Nigerian Association for…

[Guardian] Abuja -Energy experts yesterday in Abuja raised concern over Nigeria's growing under-recovery or subsidy on Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), which currently stands at N1.4 trillion. The experts, including the President of Nigerian Association for Energy Economics (NAEE), Prof. Wumi Iledare and Professor of Energy Economics, Adeola Adenikinju said unless there was a total deregulation of the country's downstream petroleum sector, addressing inherent challenges in the industry, particularly attracting investors would re

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Buhari’s CHOGM Trip a Colossal Waste, Says PDP

[Guardian] The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s attendance at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in the United Kingdom (UK) as a colossal waste.It, therefore, called on the Presidency to immedi…

[Guardian] The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described President Muhammadu Buhari's attendance at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in the United Kingdom (UK) as a colossal waste.It, therefore, called on the Presidency to immediately make public the cost of this trip on the national coffers.

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INEC Denies Creating 30,000 Polling Units

[Daily Trust] The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has denied reports alleging that it has perfected plans to introduce 30,000 new polling units in order to compromise the 2019 general elections.

[Daily Trust] The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has denied reports alleging that it has perfected plans to introduce 30,000 new polling units in order to compromise the 2019 general elections.

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Nigeria, IMF Differ On Ranking

[Daily Trust] Washington DC -Finance Minister Mrs Kemi Adeosun has tackled the International Monetary Fund over its rating that places Nigeria among low income countries.

[Daily Trust] Washington DC -Finance Minister Mrs Kemi Adeosun has tackled the International Monetary Fund over its rating that places Nigeria among low income countries.

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Kwibuka24 – Last Queen Gicanda Remembered

[New Times] Officials from The Institute National Museums of Rwanda (INMR) ,in partnership with family and friends, and Southern Province authorities, gathered in Nyanza last Friday to commemorate the last Queen of Rwanda, Rosalie Gicanda, who was kill…

[New Times] Officials from The Institute National Museums of Rwanda (INMR) ,in partnership with family and friends, and Southern Province authorities, gathered in Nyanza last Friday to commemorate the last Queen of Rwanda, Rosalie Gicanda, who was killed during the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

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