DPR Cautions Filling Stations Against Cheating

[This Day] Owerri -The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eastern zone has fined one filling station appropriately in Owerri metropolis, capital of Imo State for under dispensing premium motor spirit (PMS). Five others were cautioned for selling …

[This Day] Owerri -The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eastern zone has fined one filling station appropriately in Owerri metropolis, capital of Imo State for under dispensing premium motor spirit (PMS). Five others were cautioned for selling above government regulated pump price of N145 per litre.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I’m Coming Back to Kenya, Miguna Miguna Declares

[Nation] Self-declared National Resistance Movement (NRM) “general” Miguna Miguna who was recently banished to Canada has said that plans are underway for his return to Kenya that has branded him persona non grata.

[Nation] Self-declared National Resistance Movement (NRM) "general" Miguna Miguna who was recently banished to Canada has said that plans are underway for his return to Kenya that has branded him persona non grata.

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Blues for a Niger Deltan, Tears for the Niger Delta

[Guardian] In the midst of plenty and abundant natural resources given to the region by God Almighty the Niger Delta sits, sleeps, swims and eats in absolute poverty. The environment is degraded. The psyche is weak. The reward for patience is poor. To …

[Guardian] In the midst of plenty and abundant natural resources given to the region by God Almighty the Niger Delta sits, sleeps, swims and eats in absolute poverty. The environment is degraded. The psyche is weak. The reward for patience is poor. To compound matters the Nigerian State has added a million buckets of insults and injustice to the grave injury that the region suffers. In terms of appointments, even in oil-related companies, intervention agencies which were set up to redress the many years of official n

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A Betrayal of Academic Trust

[Guardian] A photo of the student from Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola who was accused of abusing Prophet Muhammad has been circulating on the social media. Apparently, fanatical elements have published this photo in order to eliminate thi…

[Guardian] A photo of the student from Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola who was accused of abusing Prophet Muhammad has been circulating on the social media. Apparently, fanatical elements have published this photo in order to eliminate this student, or rather to have him pay for his crime.

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We Must Enforce Respect for Rule of Law, Says Matiang’i

[Nation] Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i appears to be the personification of the intransigence that has marked the initial stages of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s final term.

[Nation] Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i appears to be the personification of the intransigence that has marked the initial stages of President Uhuru Kenyatta's final term.

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Restructuring and the Herdsmen Question

[Guardian] Reform in the fiscal and the security sectors can aid the effort to alleviate the growing tension between nomadic herdsmen and sedentary farmers which has captured national consciousness lately. Unfortunately these clashes are fast becoming …

[Guardian] Reform in the fiscal and the security sectors can aid the effort to alleviate the growing tension between nomadic herdsmen and sedentary farmers which has captured national consciousness lately. Unfortunately these clashes are fast becoming a way of life in Nigeria. In 2017 alone deadly confrontation between roving herdsman and local communities were reported in every geopolitical zone except the north-west. Sometimes it is the herdsmen who get the worst of it as in the celebrated case in 2000 when then Ge

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Two Policemen Missing, Seven Killed in Benue, Kaduna, Plateau Attacks

[Guardian] Violence continued in Benue State at the weekend as suspected Fulani herdsmen ambushed a police patrol team at Tse-Akpam Azege in Logo Local Government Area.

[Guardian] Violence continued in Benue State at the weekend as suspected Fulani herdsmen ambushed a police patrol team at Tse-Akpam Azege in Logo Local Government Area.

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Customers Continue to Pay More On Loans, Earn Less On Deposits

[Guardian] Except the seven-day and one-month maturity deposit rates, all other forms of deposits in the banking industry lost values in the fourth quarter of 2017, when compared with the third quarter records.

[Guardian] Except the seven-day and one-month maturity deposit rates, all other forms of deposits in the banking industry lost values in the fourth quarter of 2017, when compared with the third quarter records.

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