Ortom Faults Mark’s Comment On Wheelbarrows

[Daily Trust] Makurdi -Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, yesterday, faulted the comments by a former Senate President, David Mark, at a function in Port Harcourt, where he compared developments in Rivers and Benue states.

[Daily Trust] Makurdi -Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, yesterday, faulted the comments by a former Senate President, David Mark, at a function in Port Harcourt, where he compared developments in Rivers and Benue states.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Plans to Oust Zuma at National Executive Committee a ‘Fallacy’

[News24Wire] Supporters of President Jacob Zuma in the ANC’s national executive committee (NEC) are planning to oppose any move for him to be recalled when they meet this weekend.

[News24Wire] Supporters of President Jacob Zuma in the ANC's national executive committee (NEC) are planning to oppose any move for him to be recalled when they meet this weekend.

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Senate Debates Power Sector Crisis

[Guardian] Abuja -Fresh but hard facts emerged yesterday on Nigeria’s ailing power sector at the Senate as senators submitted that the sector is in a comatose situation and in dire need of emergency response.

[Guardian] Abuja -Fresh but hard facts emerged yesterday on Nigeria's ailing power sector at the Senate as senators submitted that the sector is in a comatose situation and in dire need of emergency response.

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Senators Lament Unfair Estimated Billings By DISCOs

[This Day] Abuja -Senators Wednesday expressed worry over what they called the unjustified high electricity bills imposed on consumers by distribution companies, aided by the deliberate refusal to provide adequate meters to users.

[This Day] Abuja -Senators Wednesday expressed worry over what they called the unjustified high electricity bills imposed on consumers by distribution companies, aided by the deliberate refusal to provide adequate meters to users.

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World Bank Boosts Stem Projects in Universities With U.S.$70 Million

[Guardian] As part of its contribution to the development of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), in the nation’s universities, the World Bank has committed $70m to projects in 10 institutions across the country.

[Guardian] As part of its contribution to the development of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), in the nation's universities, the World Bank has committed $70m to projects in 10 institutions across the country.

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Govt Targets 30% Renewable Energy By 2030 – Minister

[Daily Trust] The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola (SAN) has said the target of the federal government is to attain minimum of 30% renewable energy for the country by 2030.

[Daily Trust] The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola (SAN) has said the target of the federal government is to attain minimum of 30% renewable energy for the country by 2030.

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