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Rev. Uja Tor Uja, Executive Secretary, Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC)

The Nigeria Of My Dream – Uja, NCPC Boss

The Nigeria Of My Dream – Uja, NCPC Boss

Reverend Uja Tor Uja, executive secretary, Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission, NCPC, has called on the leadership of the country to create a reward system for honesty, stressing the need for Nigerians to make truth and honesty the cornerstones of their existence. Truth, he said, is key if Nigeria must achieve its full potential. Uja made

Call For Application: 2017 Wole Soyinka Award For Investigative Journalism

    The Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism is calling for applications for the 12th edition of Wole Soyinka Award for Investigative Reporting. Nigerian journalists or team of journalists, full or part-time, with stories published between 4th October 2016 and 3rd October 2017, can apply for opportunity.   This award seeks to honour journalism

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Dutch Minister Quits Office

Consequent upon reports revealing lapses in her ministry, Dutch Defence minister has resigned her appointment. Following a report that revealed “serious shortcomings” by her ministry, which resulted in the death of two Dutch soldiers in far away Mali, Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, Dutch minister, has resigned from office. But she was not the only one that left

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20 Students Receive Gani Fawehinmi Scholarship Award

In keeping with the wish of the late foremost  Nigerian lawyer, Gani Fawehinmi, 20 students from different higher institutions in the six geopolitical zones of Nigeria have been awarded N100,000 each to continue with their educational programmes. The students are the latest beneficiaries of the annual Gani Fawehinmi Scholarship award instituted by the popular Nigerian

President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2017 Independence broadcast Speech

October 1st remains a special date for all Nigerians as this marks the day when we attained one of the most precious of human desires — freedom. Over the years the country has gone through trials and tribulations, but October 1st is always a day for celebrations. It is a day for thanks giving, reflection

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Buhari Warms Up for Second Term

Recently Aisha Alhassan, minister of women affairs in the cabinet of President Muhammadu Buhari, stirred the hornets nest when she gleefully pronounced Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President as Nigeria’s president come 2019. Abubakar, a chieftain of the same party as the president ran for the ticket with Buhari ahead the 2015 election. Now the All

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Saraki Faults Governors and Military On IPOB

Senate president Bukola Saraki has said that the declarations made by the Southeast governors and the Nigerian Army on the Independent People of Biafra, IPOB contravene the Constitution of Nigeria. Saraki, a former governor said the two groups flouted the constitution with their pronouncements, insisting that he believed that should the decisions espoused in the

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Edo State Officials Undergo Training On Procurement Law

As part of efforts to improve accountability in the system, the Edo State government on Thursday organised a seminar for heads of ministries, agencies and departments in the state during which they were asked to adhere to the provisions of the state’s Procurement Law. The advise was part of the submission of participants at the

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