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NGE donates N1m to NIJ

Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE), weekend, donated the sum of one million naira to the Nigerian Institute of Journalism (NIJ), Ogba, Lagos, in line with its statutory responsibility to the institution, as a member of the board. While presenting the cheque to the Provost of the Institute, Mr. Gbemiga Ogunleye, …

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Ambode presides over Security Council meeting, Says it’s time to enforce the Law …As new CP, Owoseni vows to apprehend Ikorodu bank robbers still on the runn

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday presided over the State Security Council meeting with an assurance that progress is being made to round up the remaining members of the Ikorodu armed robbery gang still on the run. The new State Police Commissioner, Mr Fatai Owoseni, who spoke …

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Ikedi Isiguzo resigns from Vanguard

CHAIRMAN Editorial Board of Vanguard newspaper, Ikeddy Isiguzo has resigned his position. He resigned on 29 June 2015 after a cumulative service of 27 years, 10 of them as Chairman Editorial Board. He intends to pursue other media and leadership interests as Editor-in-Chief of Momentum Africa. Isiguzo first joined Vanguard …

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Presidential relief package drawn from NLNG dividends, Excess Crude Account still intact;APC hails Buhari for ending workers’ misery

The Presidency has denied reports that the Excess Crude Account, ECA, has been liquidated and funds in it shared for the purpose of helping the states to pay outstanding salaries of their workers. A statement by Mr. Femi Adesina, Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Tuesday, said …

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SPDC JV kicks off grassroots campaign against crude oil theft in Ogoni land …Initiative is pillar of UNEP report implementation

The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd (SPDC) has kicked off the second phase of its grassroots campaign against crude oil theft and illegal oil refining activities in Ogoni land. The first phase of the campaign in 2014 reached over 7,000 community people from Eleme, Gokana, Khana, and Tai …

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All political assassinations, intimidation, kidnappings will be investigated and prosecuted, Buhari assures

President Muhammadu Buhari has given assurance, Saturday in Abuja, that his administration will ensure that all cases of political assassinations, intimidation and kidnappings in the country are thoroughly investigated and the perpetrators speedily brought to justice, irrespective of their political affiliations. Addressing State Chairmen of the All Progressives Congress (APC) …

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