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Okonjo-Iweala disowns $9.3m arms funds

Wednesday, October 01, 2014
The Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Ikonjo-Iweala on Tuesday said she has no knowledge of the 9.3 million ceased from two Nigerians and an Israeli by the South African Government recently. Dr. Okonjo-Iweala told newsmen at the Yola International Airport after flagging off the Presidential Committees distribution of relief materials to vic ... Read more

N4, 000: Reps order NYSC to suspend call-up letter fees

Wednesday, October 01, 2014
The House of Representatives on Tuesday directed the National Youth Service Corps NYSC to suspend the policy requiring prospective corps members to pay the amount with effect from 2015 before accessing their call-up letters. The House equally disclosed that it has commenced a probe into the new N4,000 charge by the NYSC for intending corps m ... Read more

Senate directs INEC to cancel new polling units

Wednesday, October 01, 2014
The Senate Committee on Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday said that it had written the commission to stop the implementation of the policy of creation of additional polling units across the country. Chairman of the Committee, Senator Andy Ubah Anambra South, who disclosed this to journalists at the National Assembly, ... Read more

Nigeria@54: 4 Nigerians get double honours …3 receive houses, national flag designer on 'salary for life'

Wednesday, October 01, 2014
As part of the activities for the 54th independence anniversary, four Nigerians who distinguished themselves in their line of duty, honesty and dedication received double honours at yesterdays conferment of national awards on eminent Nigerians and foreigners, just as the national flag designer was placed on salary for life. The special awarde ... Read more

MORE THAN JUST A DEPUTY

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Commitment to a course is not just about being a follower; it continues to dig deep on the path of sacrifices, constantly seeking newer results and achievements that continue to advance the course.Project Owelle dream for humanity may have started very long time ago, maybe in disarray or from a wilderness situation. Owelle th ... Read more

2015: Jonathan has no rival – Uduaghan

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Director General, Olejeme Campaign Organization, Mr. Emmanuel Oritsejolomi Uduaghan, Saturday, dismissed the ambition of presidential aspirants in the opposition parties, saying President Goodluck Jonathan has enough popularity on the ground to stand against any possible candidate that the opposition parties could actually provide.President Go ... Read more

IYC EASTERN ZONE INAUGURATES ZONAL EXECUTIVES, PRESENTS ZONAL BLUEPRINTS & OFFICIALLY OPENS SECRETARIAT

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Friday the 26th of September 2014 marked another milestone in the history of the Ijaw Youth Council Eastern Zone as it witnessed the formal inauguration ceremony of IYC Eastern zonal executives/clan exco and presentation of Eastern zonal Blueprint.Similarly, the hugely attended programme also witnessed the official opening of IYC Eastern ... Read more

Obiano Preaches Peace And Harmonious Co-Existence At 54th Independence Church Service

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Anambra State Chief Willie Obiano has called for peace and harmonious co-existence between religions and amongst Nigerians as a way of strengthening the bond and unity between various groups in the country and assured that Nigeria will emerge from its present difficulties stronger and more prosperous. Governor Obiano made the assertion while spe ... Read more

Why I Want Fashola's Job ― Ambode

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
With his campaign posters flooding every part of Lagos ahead of 2015, former Accountant-General of the state, Akin Ambode, has declared his readiness to contest and possibly win the 2015 governorship election in Lagos State on the platform of the All Progressives Congress APC, Though the aspirants ambition had been challenged by a controversi ... Read more

Orji Dedicates Award To Abians, Vows To Work Harder

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Abia State Governor, Chief Theodore Orji has dedicated the Commander of the Order of the Niger CON award conferred on him by President Goodluck Jonathan to Abians for their support to the policies and programmes of his administration.Orji who stated this while addressing Abia Stakeholders who came to pay him homage at the Governors L ... Read more

2015: Why Jonathan Deserves a Second Tenure-Group

Sunday, September 28, 2014
A socio-Political Pressure Group, Grassroots Volunteers Movement-GVM has joined millions of Nigerians in clamoring for the return of Goodluck Jonathan as the countrys President, come 2015.Chairman, Board of Trustees of the group, Prince Sunny Ekanem made the call during a Peoples Democratic Party South-South rally in Benin, the Edo state capi ... Read more

FRSC BOSS COMMENDS GOVERNOR AKPABIO’S PERFORMANCE

Sunday, September 28, 2014
The Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps Mr Boboye Oyeyemi has commended Governor Godswill Akpabio for his efforts at developing Akwa Ibom State.The Road Safety boss who spoke while being led round the numerous turnkey infrastructure of the Akpabio administration, stated that he was impressed with the quality of projects executed in t ... Read more

Governor Godswil Akpabio calls on political parties in the country to support the present administration

Sunday, September 28, 2014
Governor Godswil Akpabio has called on political parties in the country to support the present administration at the state and Federal levels for the success, unity and progress of Nigeria.Chief Akpabio, who made the call when the Chairman of Inter-Party Advisory Council IPAC, Dr. Inusa Tanko and members paid him a courtesy visit at Governor ... Read more

Igbo Presidency; Njem Igbo Endorses Governor Okorocha

Sunday, September 28, 2014
We the Executive, on behalf of our entire members of our group, Njem Igbo Movement have agreed to issue this communiqué at the end of our monthly Exco meeting held in Owerri on 26th of Sept. 2014.That our attention has been drawn to the expression of Ohaneze Ndi Igbo on their position in regard Igbo Presidency Project.We therefore wi ... Read more

Happening Now: Security Fund Raising Dinner

Saturday, September 27, 2014
The First Security Fund Raising Dinner by Ndi Anambra in Lagos to support the huge efforts of Chief Willie Obiano to make our dear State the number one investment destination in Nigeria is in progress at Muson Centre, Lagos.Follow the event live on FaceBook here... www.fb.com/ifeanyi.aniagohFollow on Twitter @IfeanyiAniagoh www.twitt ... Read more
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Nigeria: Boko Haram Frees One Chibo

Thursday, September 25, 2014

BEVERLY HILLS, September 25, (THEWILL) - The terrorist group Boko Haram has rele ...
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10 Nigerian pilgrims die in S'Arabi

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Ten Nigerian pilgrims in Saudi Arabia have died , according to the Coordinator o ...
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Borno: Pastor, 19 Others Killed As

Thursday, September 25, 2014

BEVERLY HILLS, September 25, (THEWILL) - Rampaging Boko Haram gunmen Wednesday k ...
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Lagos Court delivers judgment on pu

Friday, September 26, 2014

An Ikeja High Court in Lagos will on Friday (today) deliver judgment on whether ...
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Violence Erupts As Fayose's Staunch

Friday, September 26, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, September 26, (THEWILL) - The Ekiti State governor-elect, Mr. Ayo ...
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Airlines cleared for mobile phone u

Saturday, September 27, 2014

The European Aviation Safety Agency says electronic devices such as mobile phone ...
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