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  • Xenophobia: Mbeki Meets Nigerian Lawmakers

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    Former president of South Africa, Thabo Mbeki has met with Nigeria’s house of representatives’ delegation that have been in South Africa on account of the xenophobic attacks against Nigerians and looting of their properties in Johannesburg. According to a statement signed by Olanrewaju Smart, media aide to leader of the house of representatives, the delegation…

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  • Middle Belt Forum Berates Jonathan Over US Speech

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    The Middle Belt Patriotic Front, an association of Christian leaders from the middle belt region has berated former President Goodluck Jonathan over his recent comments at the US Congress where he reportedly talked about the religious divisions in Nigeria. Speaking to journalists in Abuja, national chairman of the forum, Bishop Musa Fomson described the statement…

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  • Nigerians In UK Condemn PMB’s Death Rumour

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    Nigerians living in the United Kindom (UK) under the banner of the UK chapter of Nigerians in Diaspora Monitoring Group (NDMG) have condemned the rumoured death of president Muhammadu Buhari, describing it as the handiwork of corrupt and unpatriotic individuals. The group in an electronic message to newsmen by its co-ordinator, Engr. Adekaa Onyilo said…

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  • NUPENG Begins Warning Strike Today, Meets With FG

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    The Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas workers (NUPENG) will today commence its three days warning strike, just as it will also meet with a delegation of the federal government, comprising the minister of state for petroleum, Dr Ibe Kachikwu and minister of Labour, Dr Chris Ngige NUPENG president, Igwe Achese while addressing journalists…

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  • 2017: Implement N52,000 Minimum Wage, NLC Tells PMB

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    The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has listed the implementation of the N52,000 new minimum wage as well as tackling unemployment crisis in the country as two major areas where it will confront the federal government in 2017. The congress in a new year message by its president, Ayuba Wabba also urged the Muhammadu Buhari led…

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  • More Encomiums For Army Over Fall Of Sambisa Forest

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    The victory of the Nigerian Army over the Boko Haram terrorists have continued to receive commendations from Nigerians at home and abroad. The Nigerians In Diaspora Monitoring Group(NDMG) United Kingdom Chapter is the latest to shower encomiums on the troops. The group in a statement by its UK Co-ordinator, Engr. AdekaaOnyilo said it is remarkable…

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  • Rivers Re-run: Observer Group Condemns Widespread Violence, Commend INEC

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    An election observer group, the Independent Service Delivery Monitoring Group (ISDMG) has condemned the widespread violence during Saturday’s re-run election. The group however commended INEC for showing leadership, while it called on political parties to eschew rancour and inflammatory statements capable of causing breach of the security and possible loss of lives and property as well…

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  • Group Dismisses Amnesty International Report On IPOB

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    A civil society organisation, Stand Up Nigeria (SUN) has dismissed recent report by Amnesty International where it alleged the killing of 150 IPOB members. The CSO accused the organisation of doctoring the report in a bid to destabilise Nigeria, just like it did in Libya, Iran and Syria. Addressing a press conference in Abuja, SUN…

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