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    Power Supply: Fashola Tasks Operators On Service Delivery

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    The minister of power, works and housing, Babatunde Fashola, SAN, reiterated the need for the electricity distribution companies (DisCos) in the country to redouble their effort at providing a better service to their customers in 2017. The minister, who stated this while declaring open the 11th Monthly Power Sector and Stakeholders Meeting held at the…

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    Interrogating Efforts To Provide Power To Rural Areas

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    The struggle to ensure availability of power supply especially in rural areas across the country has been a herculean one, ABAH ADAH reports More than anything else, lack of uninterrupted power has been the bane of economic development in Nigeria where most small and medium enterprises rely heavily on power supply to thrive. Of course…

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    Young Nigerians Float New Party

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    As Nigerians look forward to 2019, a new political party to be known as Youth Confederation Party (YCP) is to be registered soon by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The interim head, Political Bureau of the new emerging party, Huzaifa Ben-Mustafa, alongside other founding members of the party, told LEADERSHIP Friday in Abuja that…

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    Citing Recession, Change In Priority, Organisations Ditch Yuletide Decorations

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    The usual glamorous sight of beautiful and colourful decorations of buildings and offices by corporate organisations and government agencies during Christmas and New Year celebrations are missing this year across the country, due to economic challenges in the country and change in priority, among others, by organisations. In Abuja for instance, unlike previous years when…

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    COREN To Investigate Uyo Church Collapse

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    The Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), in conjunction with the Nigerian Building and Road Research Institute (NBRRI), has set up a special committee to investigate and unravel the cause of the  recent fatal collapse of reigners  bible church building in Uyo, the Capital of Akwa-Ibom State. Briefing newsmen in Abuja, the…

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    Kaduna Electric Urged To Roll Out More Prepaid Meters

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    Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company has been urged to roll out more prepaid meters to address the problem of estimated billing being faced by customers yet to be metered within the DisCo’s franchise area. According to a press release issued by Kaduna Electric’s Head, Corporate Communication, Abdulazeez Abdullahi, the advice was given by the Sokoto State Chairman…

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    Nigeria To Witness Economic Boom In 2017 If… – Expert

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    A University don, Dr Remi Mudepin, has said that the Nigerian economy will regain its strength for businesses to flourish in 2017 if the government could sustain its current economic policies with sincerity of purpose and focus. In a telephone chat with LEADERSHIP on Monday, Dr Remi, an economist and lecturer with the economic department of…

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