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    Corruption/Insecurity: Sustain Fight, Don’t Be Selective, Methodist Church Tells PMB

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    The Methodist Church of Nigeria, has told president Muhammadu Buhari to sustain the on-going fight against corruption and insecurity  in the country but warned that such fight,  must not be limited to a  selected few. Rising from its 45th/10th Biennial Conference with the theme: “Chosen To Bear Fruits” in Abuja, the Church in a Communique…

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    NIS Deports 3 Korean Nationals

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    The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has deported three Koreans from the country, for immigration-related offences. The Korean nationals, Lee Yoo Song, Lee Byeung Woo and Moon Een, were deported on July 20, 2016, in line with sections 45(2) and (3) and 44( 1e) of the Immigration Act 2015. Spokesperson of the NIS, Ekpedeme King, who…

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    CCT: You’ve No Case Against Orubebe, Group Tells FG

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    A group,  Nigerian Youth Patriotic Forum (NYPF) has berated the federal government over what it termed continuous tarnishing of image of former minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Elder Godsday Orubebe. It challenged  President Muhammadu Buhari to compel the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, to leave the innocent former minister alone, because he committed no offence….

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    NERC Inaugurates Committee On Attainment Of 6,000MW By Dec

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    The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) yesterday inaugurated a 14-man task force for attainment of 6,000megawatts (MW) milestone by the end of this year for the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry (NESI). The committee is also tasked with the responsibility of ensuring that 5,000MW is achieved by the end of September 2015 as part of the…

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    PMB Never Promised Specifics In 100 Days, Presidency Insists

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    The presidency insisted yesterday that President Muhammadu Buhari never promised Nigerians that he would achieve specific things within his first 100 days in office. It maintained that the document tagged ‘One Hundred Things Buhari Will Do in 100 Days’ and the other, ‘My Covenant With Nigerians,’ did not emanate from the authentic channel of the…

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    Retired Generals Jostle For Civil Defence Top Job

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    Nigeria’s seat of power, Aso Villa, has known little peace since the official declaration of President Muhammadu Buhari as the winner of the March 28 presidential election, with retired Army, Navy and Police chiefs turning the Villa to a Mecca of sorts, seeking to succeed incumbent commandant-general of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps…

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    4 Nigerians Honoured By Queen Of England For QYL Awards

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    Four Nigerians joined other winners honoured by the Queen of England at the 2015 edition of the Queen’s Young Leader awards. Sixty young people from 35 countries were honoured by Queen Elizabeth II and the Nigerians on the list are: Isaiah Owolabi, Kelvin Ogholi, Nkechikwu Azinge and Oladipupo Ajiroba. The Queen’s Young Leader Award recognises…

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    How Displaced Orphans Were Given A Second Chance To Live

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    Efforts by the government and civil society groups to give succour to internally displaced persons (IDPS) and innocent children who lost their parents to the Boko Haram insurgency in northern Nigeria received a boost recently when the assistant general superintendent of the Assemblies of God Church and district superintendent of the Sapele chapter of the…

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