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Why we’re pathenering Uber on water transportation — Sanwo-Olu
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Rising inequality threatens peace, development in Africa – Yabou
The Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Gambia to the United Nations Organisation, Mr. Lang Yabou, has described rising inequality and social exclusion, as threat to peace and sustainable development on the African continent.
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States owing N4tr in domestic debts
Domestic indebtedness of the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) as at the end of March 2019 was N3.972 trillion, the Debt Management Office (DMO) has disclosed. The post States owing N4tr in domestic debts appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Don’t hold procession tomorrow, police warn Shiites
From the police force yesterday came another warning to the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) which the security outfit accused of planning to perpetrate illegality. The post Don’t hold procession tomorrow, police warn Shiites appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Mother paid her way into slavery
In the name of the Almighty, the Beneficent, the Merciful… and do not throw [yourselves] with your [own] hands into destruction… (Quran 2: 195) In search of Gold, in search of dollars. The post Mother paid her way into slavery appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Amid claims of compromise, fresh six-man appeal panel arrives in Cross Rivers State
There was surprise and consternation when the Appeal Court panel arrived Calabar last Tuesday to replace the former one, following allegations of compromise from some political actors. The post Amid claims of compromise, fresh six-man appeal panel arrives in Cross Rivers State appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Transport fares spike as Lagos traffic worsens
The agony of living in Lagos appears to have doubled for many residents of the State due to the deplorable state of the road network. The post Transport fares spike as Lagos traffic worsens appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Buhari approves forensic audit of NDDC
President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered a forensic audit of the activities of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) from 2001 to 2019. The post Buhari approves forensic audit of NDDC appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Afelokhai set to step in for injured Uzoho
Enyimba Goalkeeper, Theophilus Afelokhai may be invited to step into the injured Francis Uzoho’s shoes ahead of the forthcoming African Cup of Nations qualifiers against Benin Republic and Lesotho. The post Afelokhai set to step in for injured Uzoho appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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NASFAT to inaugurate new executives amid high expectations
There are high expectations as the Nasrul Lahi-l-Fatih Society (NASFAT) plans to inaugurate new executives that would manage the affairs of the society from 2019 through 2021. The post NASFAT to inaugurate new executives amid high expectations appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Passengers identify security screening, delays as biggest pain points
Air travellers have identified airport security screening process and delays as the two of their biggest pain points when travelling. The post Passengers identify security screening, delays as biggest pain points appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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‘Very soon, everyone will forget buying foreign rice’
The response has been very poor. In fact, I stood firm that I will propagate and promote the use of local rice because of its nutrients. We should know that it is not in the planting of rice that we had problem but in the processing and packaging. The post ‘Very soon, everyone will forget buying foreign rice’ appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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50% of my cabinet may be women, says Abiodun
Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun has promised that women would constitute between 40 and 50 per cent of his cabinet appointments. The post 50% of my cabinet may be women, says Abiodun appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Falana urges army to fight terrorism, leave Python Dance, others
Human rights activist, Femi Falana, has condemned the move by the Nigerian Army to re-launch its Python Dance and Crocodile Smile operations in some parts of the country... The post Falana urges army to fight terrorism, leave Python Dance, others appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Sanwo-Olu promises Lagos residents prepaid meters
Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu today in Lagos promised to drive reliable energy delivery to residents of the state with the availability of meters.
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Anambra State sets up panel to probe Onitsha inferno
Anambra State government yesterday said a panel has been set up to determine the cause of the fire accident that swept through some residential areas in Onitsha roasting a woman and her baby... The post Anambra State sets up panel to probe Onitsha inferno appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Imperative of partnership, customer satisfaction to airline success
Until local airlines scale-up their services, put the customer first and value partnership in operations, they may continue to have slim chances of success and longer lifespan. The post Imperative of partnership, customer satisfaction to airline success appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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World Bank sets new target of cutting ‘learning poverty’ globally
The World Bank Group, yesterday, set a new ambitious learning target, aimed at cutting by half the global rate of “Learning Poverty” by 2030. The post World Bank sets new target of cutting ‘learning poverty’ globally appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Oil, diamonds and nuclear power: Russia eyes Africa business
While Russia has traditionally focused on arms and grain exports to Africa, it is now looking to broaden its activities and influence. The post Oil, diamonds and nuclear power: Russia eyes Africa business appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Buni wants air force base, school in Yobe
Yobe State governor, Mai Mala Buni, has asked the Nigerian Air Force to establish an airforce base in the state to strengthen its fight against Boko Haram insurgency and enhance internal security. The post Buni wants air force base, school in Yobe appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Expert blames diabetes, tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS on poor nutrition, others
Executive Director of Borno State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (BOPHDA), Dr. Sule Meleh, has attributed diabetes, tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS to poor nutrition, which lacks capacity to boost immune system. The post Expert blames diabetes, tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS on poor nutrition, others appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Stakeholders, communities decry poor benefits for oil-rich region
Although the Niger Delta plays host to billions of dollars in oil, gas and mining investments, Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), and some communities in the region... The post Stakeholders, communities decry poor benefits for oil-rich region appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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‘Government should ensure electricity tariff is cost-reflective’
Chairman of Ibom Power Limited, Etido Inyang, has stressed the need for government to ensure that electricity tariff is cost-reflective, in efforts to address supply deficits estimated at about 16,000 megawatts (MW). The post ‘Government should ensure electricity tariff is cost-reflective’ appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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2baba set to shut down Lagos with #20YearsAking Concert
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Sanwo-Olu reveals plan on Alaba Market, meets Igbo leaders
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his Deputy, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat on Thursday, met with Igbo market leaders from Alaba, Trade Fair axis in Lagos West senatorial district.
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European regulators insist on more tests for B737 Max planes
European air safety regulators have told their United States (U.S.) counterpart that they want more testing on fixes to the embattled 737 Max flight-control systems before the plane is cleared to re-enter service. The post European regulators insist on more tests for B737 Max planes appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Akwa Ibom government lauds federal agencies’ support for deep sea port
As the final document for the Ibom Deep Sea Port awaits Federal Executive Council (FAC’s) approval, the Akwa Ibom State government has commended all federal agencies... The post Akwa Ibom government lauds federal agencies’ support for deep sea port appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Celestina Kalu, the police brand ambassador!
In a class of elite officers of the Nigeria Police Force, Superintendent of Police Celestina Kalu might not have been a known name. The post Celestina Kalu, the police brand ambassador! appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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ASUU’s ‘breakaway group’
All those who have thought of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) as a top-notch radical union rightly committed to the continual betterment and eternal progress of our universities... The post ASUU’s ‘breakaway group’ appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Government mulls patent seeds rights for research institutes
Contrary to the Act establishing the Agricultural Research Institutes (ARI), Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Sabo Nanono, has disclosed plans to give them patent rights to produce and market improved seeds directly to farmers. The post Government mulls patent seeds rights for research institutes appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Poland to support Nigeria in preservation of artifacts
Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has disclosed that Poland has offered to support Nigeria in preserving the nation’s cultural artifacts and monuments The post Poland to support Nigeria in preservation of artifacts appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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EFCC arraigns three for vote buying in Sokoto
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Sokoto Zonal Office has arraigned Aminu Umar Gagi, Ibrahim Ahmed and Aliyu Suleiman before Justice Isah Muhammad Bargaja of the Sokoto State... The post EFCC arraigns three for vote buying in Sokoto appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Marwa seeks collaboration for introduction of drug studies in tertiary institutions
General Mohammed Buba Marwa (rtd) has challenged government, private sector and other stakeholders to work out modalities that will facilitate the introduction of drug addiction studies in the nation’s tertiary institutions. The post Marwa seeks collaboration for introduction of drug studies in tertiary institutions appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Trial of Nigerian journalist charged with treason again stalls in Calabar
The trial of human rights activist and journalist, Agba Jalingo, has again been stalled at the Federal High Court in Calabar, Cross River State. The post Trial of Nigerian journalist charged with treason again stalls in Calabar appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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INEC tasks media on accurate, impartial reportage
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NIMASA DG tasks PR practitioners on changing perception of maritime sector
The Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has urged Public Relations (PR) practitioners to assist in changing investors’ perception of the maritime sector. The post NIMASA DG tasks PR practitioners on changing perception of maritime sector appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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