Shake-Up in NNPC – Nnamdi-Ogbue, Two Others Retired

[Vanguard] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, announced the retirement of the chief executive and two other senior executive officers of its retail segment, NNPC Retail Limited.

[Vanguard] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, announced the retirement of the chief executive and two other senior executive officers of its retail segment, NNPC Retail Limited.

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Fertile Farm Land Lying Idle

[Zimbabwe Independent] MORE than half of Zimbabwe’s irrigable land is underutilised due to dilapidated state-owned irrigation equipment, posing a threat to the country’s food security, a study by the Auditor-General has revealed.

[Zimbabwe Independent] MORE than half of Zimbabwe's irrigable land is underutilised due to dilapidated state-owned irrigation equipment, posing a threat to the country's food security, a study by the Auditor-General has revealed.

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Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge Construction Kicks Off

[Vanguard] The much awaited construction of standard railway track from Lagos to Ibadan has commence with the Managing Director of Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), Engr. Fidel Okhiria advising those with illegal structures on the railway right of wa…

[Vanguard] The much awaited construction of standard railway track from Lagos to Ibadan has commence with the Managing Director of Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), Engr. Fidel Okhiria advising those with illegal structures on the railway right of way to leave immediately. The construction is expected to run for 18 months.

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Three More Cases of Meningitis Recorded in Delta

[Vanguard] Barely 48 hours after a case of the dreaded Cerebrospinal Meningitis, CSM, was discovered in Warri, Delta State, three more cases were, yesterday recorded in Asaba, the state capital, bringing the number of cases to four in the state.

[Vanguard] Barely 48 hours after a case of the dreaded Cerebrospinal Meningitis, CSM, was discovered in Warri, Delta State, three more cases were, yesterday recorded in Asaba, the state capital, bringing the number of cases to four in the state.

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Why ICC Must Prosecute El-Rufai

[Vanguard] The Zaria pogrom of December 2015 is an incident that has permanently been recorded by history and the major actors and stakeholders already have their names written boldly in the black books of history. There is no way the genocide perpetra…

[Vanguard] The Zaria pogrom of December 2015 is an incident that has permanently been recorded by history and the major actors and stakeholders already have their names written boldly in the black books of history. There is no way the genocide perpetrated by the Buhari regime on the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) members can ever be forgotten most especially as it has affected the IMN members as individuals directly or indirectly and generally as a group.

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Education of Displaced Kids in Limbo As Teachers Threaten Strike

[Daily Trust] Teachers, including corps members and other volunteers in the internally displaced persons’ camp in New Kuchigoro, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), have threatened to withdraw their services due to irregular payment.

[Daily Trust] Teachers, including corps members and other volunteers in the internally displaced persons' camp in New Kuchigoro, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), have threatened to withdraw their services due to irregular payment.

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How Nggilari Was Granted Bail – Lawyer

[Daily Trust] Obed Wadzani, the counsel to convicted ex-governor of Adamawa State, James Bala Nggilari, has denied reports that his client secured bail based on a fraudulent letter from the prisons.

[Daily Trust] Obed Wadzani, the counsel to convicted ex-governor of Adamawa State, James Bala Nggilari, has denied reports that his client secured bail based on a fraudulent letter from the prisons.

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