Buhari Backs Plan to Fire 21,780 Teachers, Says It’s Tragic They Failed Pry School Test

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, gave his backing to plans by Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, to sack 21,780 teachers, who failed the competency test conducted by the state government.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, gave his backing to plans by Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, to sack 21,780 teachers, who failed the competency test conducted by the state government.

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No Apology From Department for Death of Boy Who Drowned in Pit Toilet

[News24Wire] Rosina Komape, the mother of Michael Komape, who was 5 years old when he died after falling into a pit toilet in 2014, has to this day had no apology or assistance from the government.

[News24Wire] Rosina Komape, the mother of Michael Komape, who was 5 years old when he died after falling into a pit toilet in 2014, has to this day had no apology or assistance from the government.

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Buhari Vows to Make Agric Major Revenue Earner

[This Day] Yenagoa -President Muhammadu Buhari at the weekend in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, vowed to see through his administration’s agenda to diversify the Nigerian economy away from its current mono status.

[This Day] Yenagoa -President Muhammadu Buhari at the weekend in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, vowed to see through his administration's agenda to diversify the Nigerian economy away from its current mono status.

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Opec Likely to Extend Supply Cuts to Rebalance Market

[This Day] United Arab Emirates’ minister for energy Suhail al-Mazroui has stated that he expects the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC countries to extend global supply cuts at the November 30, 2017 meeting.

[This Day] United Arab Emirates' minister for energy Suhail al-Mazroui has stated that he expects the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC countries to extend global supply cuts at the November 30, 2017 meeting.

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Buhari Sad Over State of Education, Backs Kaduna Reforms

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari monday lamented the drastic fall in Nigeria’s educational standard, describing the inability of teachers to pass elementary examinations which they ought to set for their pupils as a monumental tragedy.

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari monday lamented the drastic fall in Nigeria's educational standard, describing the inability of teachers to pass elementary examinations which they ought to set for their pupils as a monumental tragedy.

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House Committee Disputes Chevron’s $15,000 Gas Flaring Claim

[This Day] Abuja -The House of Representatives adhoc committee investigating revenue leakages in the oil and gas sector from January 2016 to January 2017 yesterday faulted claims by oil giant, Chevron Nigeria Limited, which claimed it flared only $15,0…

[This Day] Abuja -The House of Representatives adhoc committee investigating revenue leakages in the oil and gas sector from January 2016 to January 2017 yesterday faulted claims by oil giant, Chevron Nigeria Limited, which claimed it flared only $15,000 worth of gas in its oil fields last year.

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Buhari Moves to Appoint 8 New Ministers, Restructure Ministries

[This Day] In a move to keep to his promise to the chieftains and loyalists of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to appoint more ministers to his cabinet, President Muhammadu Buhari is considering a tentative proposal to restructure some of the minis…

[This Day] In a move to keep to his promise to the chieftains and loyalists of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to appoint more ministers to his cabinet, President Muhammadu Buhari is considering a tentative proposal to restructure some of the ministries, appoint eight new ministers to his cabinet and reshuffle the cabinet, THISDAY has learnt.

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Rights Group Seeks Strict Adherence to Laws Against Violence

[Guardian] Abuja -An international human rights body has called for strict adherence to both national and international legal frameworks in the fight against extreme violence in Nigeria and the rest of Africa.

[Guardian] Abuja -An international human rights body has called for strict adherence to both national and international legal frameworks in the fight against extreme violence in Nigeria and the rest of Africa.

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We Will Win Anambra, 2019 General Elections, Says PDP

[Guardian] Enugu -Governors and leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday expressed readiness to win both Saturday’s Anambra State governorship and 2019 general elections.

[Guardian] Enugu -Governors and leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday expressed readiness to win both Saturday's Anambra State governorship and 2019 general elections.

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