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  • Philippines

    Huge fire leaves 25,000 people homeless in Southern Philippines

    NAN A fire has left no fewer than 25,000 people homeless in a town on a Southern Philippine island known as a stronghold of Islamic State-allied militants, officials said on Wednesday. According to Mayor Kerkhar Tan, the huge blaze gutted no less than 3,500 houses in two seaside communities in Jolo town, 1,000 kilometres south…

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  • screening

    Katsina civil servants lazy, says Masari

    Agaju Madugba, Katsina Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has described some civil servants in the employment of the state government as ‘lazy’, a development which, according to the governor, made it inevitable for the administration to hire consultants for a number of jobs. The governor spoke, on Wednesday, while swearing into office, Alhaji…

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  • MPMAN

    MPAN begs NCC to reverse COSON’s suspension

      Lukman Olabiyi The Music Publishers Association of Nigeria (MPAN) has appealed to the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) to lift the suspension which stopped the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) from  acting as a Collective Management Organisation (CMO) for musical works. NCC had, in last May, suspended COSON’s license to act as a CMO for…

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  • Delta CDHR decries oppression of Odidi community indigenes

    Ben Dunno, Warri The Delta State branch of the Committee For Defence of Human Rights (CDHR) has condemned what it described as oppressive mode of operations adopted by the management of NECONDE Energy Ltd, operators of OML 42, in dealing with indigenes of Odidi community, Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta state. The…

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  • FORCE

    Air Force reactivates C-130H aircraft

    Philip Nwosu The Nigerian Air Force said it had successfully completed the in-house life extension programme on one of its C-130H aircraft, NAF 913, commonly called Period Depot Maintenance (PDM), thereby improving the airlift capability of the service. Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar  said this, while inspecting works on the C-130H …

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  • IYC

    IYC warns against subversion of democracy

    Femi Folaranmi, Yenagoa  The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has cautioned against any attempt to subvert democratic governance in Nigeria. The IYC called on the political leadership and other key players in the nation’s political space to give the requisite attention to the sustenance of democracy and avoid acts that could truncate it in the country….

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  • NASS

    Disquiet in Bayelsa over deployment of 2 CPs

    Femi Folaranmi, Yenagoa There is tension and uneasy calm in Bayelsa State and the Bayelsa State Police Command over the announcement of the deployment of two Commissioners of Police to the state. The confusion on the deployment of the two twom police bosses was linked to the power play between the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)…

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  • INEC

    50,000 PVCs await collection in Bwari Area Council-INEC

    NAN The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the FCT on Wednesday said that over 50,000 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) were  yet to be collected in Bwari Area Council. The Resident Electoral Commissioner in charge of the FCT, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, said this during sensitisation meeting with stakeholders in Bwari, Abuja. Bello said that the…

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  • COURT

    Offa bank robbery: Court grants Kwara Gov’s Chief of Staff bail

    Layi Olanrewaju, Ilorin A Kwara State High Court, sitting in Ilorin, on Wednesday, granted an interim bail to Alhaji Yusuf Abdulwahab, the Chief of Staff to the Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, in the sum of N10 million. Abdulwahab had been held in police custody in Abuja since June 2, 2018, after he responded…

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