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    My Awful Experience At NIS Test Venue – Applicant

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    The last Saturday’s Nigerian Immigration Service recruitment exercise may have come and gone but the tales of deaths and irregularities may not end soon. One of the job-seekers who witnessed the whole thing narrates her experience. KEHINDE AJOBIEWE writes After five months of waiting for notification from the  Nigerian Immigration Service on her application, Abogunde…

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    Immigration Recruitment Tragedy: 23 Feared Dead

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    It was an indication of system failure across the nation yesterday. Twenty-three Nigerian job seekers who left their homes to sit for the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) recruitment examination did not return home alive. They were trampled to death. Scores were seriously injured. According to investigation, over 6.5m Nigerians who paid an application fee of…

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    Children And The Menace Of Home Detention

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    Many parents these days are in the habit of locking their children indoors while they go about their businesses. KEHINDE AJOBIEWE writes on this trend and its effect on these children Just like every adult, every child no matter his or her age is entitled to fundamental human rights which include right of association and…

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    How Important Is Razor Blade To A Motorist?

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    Some say a razor blade is a necessity in a vehicle. But how important is this small, sharp object to the safety of a motorist? KEHINDE AJOBIEWE writes No one in his or her right mind would pray to be involved in an accident, but as the popular saying goes, “Prevention is better than cure”….

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  • South-West PDP Wants Credible Candidates In Elections

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    The South-West Network (SWN), a group of PDP leaders from the South-West geo-political zone rose from its inaugural meeting in Lagos with the resolve to assist to identify and ensure emergence of credible candidates in all elections. At the meeting hosted by former Nigerian Ambassador to Ghana, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, the Network unveiled its leadership…

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    How Safe Is Family Planning?

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    There have been persistent campaigns on the need for women to embrace family planning, but little is being said about how safe the methods are. KEHINDE AJOBIEWE writes on this issue and how a young woman lost her life as a result of complications that arose from family planning Family planning is the practice of…

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