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Ike Nnamani elected into NIRA Executive Board

The Chief Executive Officer of Medallion Communications Limited, Engineer Ikechukwu Nnamani was Friday elected into the Executive Board of the Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA). His election came as part of the agenda for the 8th Annual General Meeting (AGM) held at the NIRA House, Iponri-Lagos. Engr. Ike Nnamani is …

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FG to focus on completion of 206 already awarded roads · Fashola says roads will be phased with priority given to those carrying heaviest traffic

The Federal Government has declared that its focus this year would be on completion of already awarded roads across the country with priority to those carrying heaviest traffic, saying about 206 roads are currently in that category. The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola SAN, who made …

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How security lapses exposed Enugu to Fulani herdsmen attack – Gov. Ugwuanyi; Deputy Gov. receives fact finding Committee

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on Friday reviewed last Monday’s invasion of Ukpabi Nimbo Community in Uzouwani Local Government Area of the state by suspected Fulani herdsmen, where scores of people were killed and property worth millions of naira destroyed. Ugwuanyi disclosed that “only the security agencies can answer …

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Jermaine Jackson confirms participation at Lagos Int’l Jazz Concert …Unveils plans to set up Academy in Lagos

Jermaine Jackson, co-lead singer of global music brand, Jackson 5 and elder brother of late king of pop, Michael Jackson on Friday confirmed readiness to participate at the star-studded Jazz concert being put together by the Lagos State Government in commemoration of the 2016 International Jazz Day. The concert, which …

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NYSC resumes orientation exercise in Gombe

National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) orientation exercise has resumed in Gombe state two years after it suspension due to security challenges occasioned by the threat of insurgents. However, the 1,706 batch ‘A’ Corps members deployed to the state are to undergo the exercise in a temporary orientation camp in Amada, …

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Oba of Benin dies

The Oba of Benin, Omo n’Oba Erediauwa Akpolokpolo I, is dead. His death was announced late Friday evening by the Iyase of Benin Kingdom, Chief Sam Igbe, on behalf of the Benin Council of Chiefs. Paramount traditional ruler of Benin Kingdom in Edo State has reportedly been battling an unknown …

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Mining: Fayemi canvasses regional economic cooperation, environmental safety

The Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has urged states and geo-political zones in the country to embrace economic cooperation among one another in exploring minerals deposits in their domains, as government refocuses on solid minerals in its economic diversification plan. He, however, cautioned that government would pay …

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Obijackson Group showcases Nigeria’s potentials at Offshore Technology Conference in America

The Obijackson Group, one of the fastest growing conglomerates in Sub-Saharan Africa, has stated that it is attending the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) holding in Houston, United States of America from May 2 to 5, 2016 for economic ambassadorial purposes. It noted that its obligations to the nation includes projecting …

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