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Anambra Sets Example As Fulani Herdsmen Trade Compensations With Umumbo Farmers

Thursday, May 26, 2016
As the nation continues to grapple with the growing menace of Fulani cattle herders, the Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano may have set a worthy example with Wednesday rsquo;s exchange of monetary compensations between Fulani herdsmen and the people of Umumbo, an agrarian community in Ayamelum Local Government Area of the state for ... Read more

Man Utd appoints Mourinho as manager

Thursday, May 26, 2016
Manchester United has appointed Jose Mourinho as its manager. Details of the contract are yet unknown. The Portuguese, who signed the contract in a London Hotel, replaces Louis Van Gaal who was sacked after two seasons on the hot seat. Details later. http://cdn.thenigerianvoice.com/images/content/ydtg83jwv6 fidelityinstantbanking.gif[ ... Read more

Former governor, Tanko Ayuba, dies at 70

Thursday, May 26, 2016
Former Communications Minister, Major General Abubakar Tanko Ayuba ((retd), has passed on. He was aged 70. Ayuba was also a former military governor of Kaduna State and former Senator who represented Kebbi South constituency, in 2007. He died Wednesday afternoon at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi Araba, Lagos, of ... Read more

Entrepreneurship key to economic growth in Africa – Tony Elumelu

Thursday, May 26, 2016
African philanthropist, Tony Elumelu, has urged the private sector to tackle unemployment among African youths on the continent. Mr. Elumelu, who is also the Chairman of United Bank for Africa (UBA) and pan-African investment company Heirs Holdings said during a panel session at the event on Jobs for African Youths at the 51st Annual meet ... Read more

North Korea a big worry for all of us – Obama tells G7

Thursday, May 26, 2016
President Barack Obama took aim at North Korea Thursday, calling it a 'big worry' after a meeting with his G7 counterparts, as tensions escalate following Pyongyang's series of nuclear tests. Obama made the remark at a briefing on the sidelines of Group of Seven talks in Japan where North Korea's provocations and its nuclear ambitions are among ... Read more

Police sergeant in custody for alleged robbery in Lagos

Thursday, May 26, 2016
A police sergeant, identified as Yusuf Bello, and an accomplice, Idowu Badmus, have been detained by the police in Lagos State for allegedly snatching motorcycles and selling them in the Iyana Iba area of the state. PUNCH Metro learnt that Bello, who is attached to the Itire Police Division, was arrested on Monday by the Igando Police Div ... Read more

Crude oil hits $50 a barrel

Thursday, May 26, 2016
The price of oil has gone above $50 a barrel for the first time in 2016 as supply disruptions and increased global demand continue to fuel a recovery. The benchmark Brent crude price hit $50.07 a barrel in Asian trade. The rise followed United States data on Thursday showing that oil inventories had fallen, largely due to supply disruptions f ... Read more

CAFE Treats, Discharges 27 Mental Cases From Rehab Centre

Thursday, May 26, 2016
Another milestone was achieved at the weekend by the Caring Family Enhancement Initiative (CAFE) headed by the wife of the Governor of Anambra State, Chief (Mrs.) Ebelechukwu Obiano when 27 inmates who had been undergoing treatment and rehabilitation at the Home for Mentally Challenged at Nteje, Oyi Local Government Area were certified fit and d ... Read more

GROUPS CONDEMN RE-ARREST OF FIDELITY BANK MD

Thursday, May 26, 2016
Civil Society groups have condemned the re-arrest of the Managing Director of Fidelity Bank, Mr. Nnamdi Okonkwo, describing it as unjust, unfair and uncivilized. The groups, Campaign Against Impunity as well as Initiative for Public Safety, Security and Educational Development in Nigeria (IPSSED NETWORK) have described the re-arrest of the Manag ... Read more

Use Internet To Carve A Niche For Yourself—Nworah

Thursday, May 26, 2016
An Internet Columnist and Managing Director/Chief-Executive-Officer of Anambra Broadcasting Service (ABS) mdash;Radio/Television, Awka/Onitsha, Mr. Uche Nworah has enjoined the internet and social media users to effectively utilise their respective platforms for career development and advancement rather than constituting nuisance to the global c ... Read more

2nd Most Powerful Woman and Former Liberian 1st Lady-Senator Jewel Howard-Taylor, Hon. Minister of Greater Accra Region- Hon. Joseph Afotey-Agbo, Kambili Osodolor and Others to Attend West African Philanthropy Awards

Thursday, May 26, 2016
Amazing update as we countdown to the Historic West African Philanthropy Awards commonly known as the Prestigious Night of Honour. In a telephone conversation with Amb. Babalola Omoniyi, Principal partner at West African Philanthropy Awards; Liberian second most powerful woman according to Newsweek Uk, former first lady, current Senior S ... Read more

Group Urges President Buhari to Dialogue on Niger Delta, calls for removal of Boroh

Thursday, May 26, 2016
Chairman of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, and Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta, Brigadier General Paul Boroh, has come under attack with the calls for his immediate removal and extensive probe of the amnesty programme under his leadership since he was appointed by President Muhammadu, Buhari. This call is coming from ... Read more

Niger Delta Avengers blow up Chevron facility at Escravos

Thursday, May 26, 2016
A militant group has purportedly claimed a new attack on a Chevron oil facility in Nigeria 8217;s restive Delta region, a message on a Twitter feed previously used by the group to take credit for strikes against oil facilities said. There was no immediate confirmation of the attack from residents of the area or Chevron. A militant group call ... Read more

Lagos signs MoUfor the construction of N844b 4th Mainland Bridge

Thursday, May 26, 2016
The Lagos State Government on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the the construction of the 38-kilometre 4th Mainland Bridge. , expected to bring a 14-year-old dream to reality. The bridge, which has been on the drawing board since 2002, is expected to gulp N844 billion. The project is conceived to be birthed under a Public ... Read more

FG appoints new heads for NTA, NBC, FRCN, VON, NOA

Thursday, May 26, 2016
The Federal Government has appointed new heads for Nigeria Television Authority (NTA), Voice of Nigeria (VON), Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN),News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) National Orientation Agency (NOA) and Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC). A statement released by Special Adviser to the minister of Information and Culture, S ... Read more
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Niger Delta: Militants blow up NNPC

Saturday, May 21, 2016

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National Labour Congress suspends s

Sunday, May 22, 2016

National Labour Congress held an emergency meeting on Sunday 22 May 2016, with i ...
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Militant Group Issues Buhari 7-Day

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Following the continued detention of the leaders of the Indegenous People (IPOB) ...
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The Niger Delta Avengers

Sunday, May 22, 2016

[B]By Reuben Abati[/B] Niger Delta Avengers is the name of a new group of milit ...
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Another Chibok girl Serah Luka resc

Friday, May 20, 2016

The Nigerian Army said Thursday that   that another girl of the Government Secon ...
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Goodluck Jonathan goes into exile i

Monday, May 23, 2016

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