Tension Grips Akure Residents As Cult Clashes Claim 10 Lives

[This Day] Akure -Palpable tension has gripped residents of Akure, the Ondo State capital, following incessant clashes among rival cult groups which have reportedly left about 10 persons dead.

[This Day] Akure -Palpable tension has gripped residents of Akure, the Ondo State capital, following incessant clashes among rival cult groups which have reportedly left about 10 persons dead.

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Better Utilisation of Nigerian Varsities Will Boost Development, Says Faborode

[This Day] In this interview with Funmi Ogundare, a Professor of Agricultural Engineering, and former Vice Chancellor, OAU, Ile-Ife, Michael Faborode said Nigeria must be alive to its roles to its citizens, and utilise its universities as the knowledge…

[This Day] In this interview with Funmi Ogundare, a Professor of Agricultural Engineering, and former Vice Chancellor, OAU, Ile-Ife, Michael Faborode said Nigeria must be alive to its roles to its citizens, and utilise its universities as the knowledge factories of ideas and innovations for development to take place. He also affirmed the need for the citizens to understand that education is the bedrock of development and commit to it genuinely without pretensions. Excerpts

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Top Crimes Commission Investigator Shot

[Premium Times] A top investigator with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on June 24, 2017 escaped death by the whiskers when gunmen opened fire on him in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

[Premium Times] A top investigator with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on June 24, 2017 escaped death by the whiskers when gunmen opened fire on him in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

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Wike Harps On Indivisibility of Nigeria

[This Day] Sokoto -The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, on Tuesday said the ongoing agitations by different groups in the country are symptoms of decay in the Nigerian system.

[This Day] Sokoto -The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar, on Tuesday said the ongoing agitations by different groups in the country are symptoms of decay in the Nigerian system.

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Et Tu, Dickson?

[This Day] Presidents usually become the subject of criticism when they leave office. In this wise, Goodluck Jonathan has had his own shares of such verbal attacks. ?However, the dismissal of his six-year reign as president by his godson and Bayelsa St…

[This Day] Presidents usually become the subject of criticism when they leave office. In this wise, Goodluck Jonathan has had his own shares of such verbal attacks. ?However, the dismissal of his six-year reign as president by his godson and Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson, was most uncharitable.

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RwandAir Introduces More E-Payment Options to Enhance Online Ticketing

[New Times] RwandAir customers with Maestro, Discover, Diners and JCB credit and debit cards will now be able to pay for their airfare after the launch of the national carrier’s online ticketing platform, a move officials say will improve services and …

[New Times] RwandAir customers with Maestro, Discover, Diners and JCB credit and debit cards will now be able to pay for their airfare after the launch of the national carrier's online ticketing platform, a move officials say will improve services and support the country push for a cashless economy.

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Lagos Ethnic Communities Restate Commitment to One Nigeria

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Hausa, Ibo and Yoruba communities in Lagos State on Tuesday declared their commitment to a united Nigeria, saying the unity of the country is not negotiable.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Hausa, Ibo and Yoruba communities in Lagos State on Tuesday declared their commitment to a united Nigeria, saying the unity of the country is not negotiable.

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President Sirleaf Arrives in Dallas for Megafest

[Govt of Liberia] Dallas -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has arrived in Dallas,Texas,USA, on Monday, June 26 as special guest at the 2017 Megafest; the world’s largest family-friendly festival hosted by The Potter’s House scheduled for June 28-July 1,…

[Govt of Liberia] Dallas -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has arrived in Dallas,Texas,USA, on Monday, June 26 as special guest at the 2017 Megafest; the world's largest family-friendly festival hosted by The Potter's House scheduled for June 28-July 1, 2017.

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Place Teenagers On Family Planning Methods to Secure Their Future – NURHI

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian Urban Reproductive Health Initiative (NURHI) has recommended family planning methods for teenagers to restrict high rate of pregnancy among them and secure their future.

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian Urban Reproductive Health Initiative (NURHI) has recommended family planning methods for teenagers to restrict high rate of pregnancy among them and secure their future.

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