Kidnapping Cases On The Rise

[This Day] In March, unknown gunmen abducted three students of the Babington Macurley Junior Seminary (BMJS), Ikorodu, Lagos. The gunmen, suspected to be dislodged pipeline vandals had stormed the school premises located at Agunfoye-Lugbusi village and…

[This Day] In March, unknown gunmen abducted three students of the Babington Macurley Junior Seminary (BMJS), Ikorodu, Lagos. The gunmen, suspected to be dislodged pipeline vandals had stormed the school premises located at Agunfoye-Lugbusi village and took three girls away.

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Church Libraries for Promoting Ethical, Spiritual Values

[Guardian] It is worth knowing that some of the Churches in Nigeria own Seminaries, Theological colleges and institutes, which have functional libraries to support their academic pursuits and programmes. These libraries are specifically intended to ser…

[Guardian] It is worth knowing that some of the Churches in Nigeria own Seminaries, Theological colleges and institutes, which have functional libraries to support their academic pursuits and programmes. These libraries are specifically intended to serve the Church Clergy, especially those in training and their Formators. They are academic libraries in nature and not church libraries. Church libraries are meant to serve the lay or congregational members of the churches and are owned and managed by the Church councils

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Travail of a Benue Lawmaker

[This Day] For Hon. Kester Kyenge, member representing Logo Constituency of Benue State in the state House of Assembly, it has been a difficult experience following his suspension from the Assembly over his call for an inquest into some opaque dealings…

[This Day] For Hon. Kester Kyenge, member representing Logo Constituency of Benue State in the state House of Assembly, it has been a difficult experience following his suspension from the Assembly over his call for an inquest into some opaque dealings by some members of the All Progressive Congress- controlled leadership of the Assembly.

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Tourism Master Plan, UNWTO and Lai Mohammed’s Aspiration

[This Day] Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture will want to be remembered for making tourism a major contributor to Nigeria’s economy. To achieve this onerous task, he has enlisted the United Nations World Tourism Organisation for help, write…

[This Day] Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture will want to be remembered for making tourism a major contributor to Nigeria's economy. To achieve this onerous task, he has enlisted the United Nations World Tourism Organisation for help, writes Demola Ojo

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Shocker Makes Waves With Novice

[Guardian] An upcoming Nigerian musician, David Abhulimen, popularly known on stage as, ‘Shocker,’ recently collaborated with the famous Nigerian producer, rapper and songwriter, Skales, for his new song titled, Novice.

[Guardian] An upcoming Nigerian musician, David Abhulimen, popularly known on stage as, 'Shocker,' recently collaborated with the famous Nigerian producer, rapper and songwriter, Skales, for his new song titled, Novice.

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Senate Proposes Special Tribunal for Arrested Vessels’ Crew

[This Day] To tackle incidences of maritime crimes in the nation’s waterways, the Senate Committee on Nigerian Navy, yesterday said it had proposed a special tribunal to handle any arrested vessel and its crew.

[This Day] To tackle incidences of maritime crimes in the nation's waterways, the Senate Committee on Nigerian Navy, yesterday said it had proposed a special tribunal to handle any arrested vessel and its crew.

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Saraki, Dogara Commiserate With Victims of Adamawa Bomb Blast

[Guardian] Senate President, Bukola Saraki and the Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, yesterday, commiserated with victims of the twin bomb blast in Adamawa State, assuring Nigerians that the government would not relent its efforts to co…

[Guardian] Senate President, Bukola Saraki and the Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, yesterday, commiserated with victims of the twin bomb blast in Adamawa State, assuring Nigerians that the government would not relent its efforts to completely defeat the insurgents.

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CBN Moves to Protect Intervention Fund Beneficiaries

[This Day] Though recent happenings in the agriculture value chain may have necessitated a stern warning to Participating Finance Institutions, Olaseni Durojaiye and James Emejo report that compliance and enforcement remain challenges confronting the s…

[This Day] Though recent happenings in the agriculture value chain may have necessitated a stern warning to Participating Finance Institutions, Olaseni Durojaiye and James Emejo report that compliance and enforcement remain challenges confronting the sector

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Scheme for Women, Children Rights Protection Relaunched

[This Day] As part of efforts aimed at safeguarding the rights of women and children in the state, the Ondo state government at the weekend re-inaugurated the state Social Mobilisation and Technical Committee (SSOMTEC) in conjunction with the United Na…

[This Day] As part of efforts aimed at safeguarding the rights of women and children in the state, the Ondo state government at the weekend re-inaugurated the state Social Mobilisation and Technical Committee (SSOMTEC) in conjunction with the United Nations Children Social Mobilisation Fund (UNICEF).

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Again, Royal Rumbles On Yoruba History

[Guardian] A new dimension was recently introduced to the unending controversy about Yoruba history when Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi claimed that Igbos from the Eastern part of Nigeria and not Ugbo from the Ilaje, Ondo State, invaded Ile-Ife befo…

[Guardian] A new dimension was recently introduced to the unending controversy about Yoruba history when Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi claimed that Igbos from the Eastern part of Nigeria and not Ugbo from the Ilaje, Ondo State, invaded Ile-Ife before Moremi sacrificed herself, to liberate her people.

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