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Kidnapped Sierra Leonean envoy rescued

Deputy High Commissioner of Sierra Leone in Nigeria, Maj. Gen. Alfred Nelson William, who was kidnapped along Abuja- Kaduna last Friday, has regained his freedom., according to police statement. Force Public Relations, Donald Awunah, confirmed last night in a text message that Willliams who was rescued by the police, Tuesday …

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Economic challenges: Gov. Ugwuanyi prays for the nation; Receives Pastor Kumuyi

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has offered special prayers for God’s intervention over the present economic and social challenges the country is passing through, asking for the wisdom, power and courage to continue to discharge his responsibilities effectively. Governor Ugwuanyi spoke while receiving the Founder and General Superintendent of …

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2016 Wole Soyinka International Cultural Exchange Project gets into gear as speakers, students confirm participation

Preparations ahead the forthcoming Wole Soyinka International Cultural Exchange Project got into top gear as resource persons as well as participating secondary school students have submitted their pre-screening materials for the non-competitive essay holding, July 13, this year. The Special Guest of Honor Professor Femi Osofisan as well as the …

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JAMB releases new guidelines for 2016 admissions; adopts point system option

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released new guidelines for the 2016 admissions’ process. The method, described as the point system option, was adopted after an extensive one-week meeting JAMB had with universities and other tertiary institutions’ administrators in the country. According to the guidelines contained in a …

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FG’s approach to plight of IDPs failing – Reps

House of Representatives, Monday decried Federal Government’s current approach to addressing the plight of Internally Displaced Persons in the North-East, saying the government’s support services were not reaching the displaced persons. It specifically noted the lack of “concurrent plans” to tackle the influx of IDPs into camps in the region, …

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