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One-day sit at home ordered by NLC, TUC for Kogi public servants

The two mainstream Labour movements in Nigeria,  Nigeria Labour Congress and the Trade Union Congress has ordered public service workers in Kogi State to sit at home on Nov. 2 to protest non-release of bailout funds by the Central Bank of Nigeria. The directive is contained in a statement issued by the twin Labour movements in Lokoja on Saturday. In ...

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150 days in office: 60 constitutional sins and breaches of Buhari’s presidency

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October 29, 2015 marks 150 days in office of the Buhari’s Presidency as Nigeria’s sixth civilian instituted Presidency, having been constitutionally sworn in and administered withoaths of office and allegiance on 29th May 2015. It is also observed by the Intersociety that Nigeria has in the past 150 days (29th May 2015 till date) been run and administered without a ...

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Passenger plane carrying 224 people crashes in Sinai peninsular, Egypt

A Kogalymavia passenger plane carrying 224 people has crashed in Egypt’s Sinai penunsula. The airliner took off from the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheik this morning, and was heading for Russia, according to aviation sources, when it disappeared from radar. It’s believed the plane was mainly carrying Russian tourists. The plane was carrying 212 passengers and 7 crew members. ...

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Former Minister Godsday Orubebe to face trial for corruption

Elder Godsday Orubebe, immediate past Minister for Niger Delta Affairs is to face trial for corruption and sundry offences. The Code of Conduct Tribunal has already fixed November 9 for the arraignment of the former Minister on a four-count charge in respect of various acts which allegedly breach the Code of Conduct Bureau and Tribunal Act. The Code of Conduct ...

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Press Freedom In Africa – Suppressing Independent Journalism, Spotlight on Egypt II

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In the News this week, 29th October 2015

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Fashion and Lifestyle – The Secrets of Bow Tie

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Relationship Matters – Three Ways to keep a Former Lover Out of your Mind

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SECRET TRIAL FOR DASUKI: NIGERIA NOW IN A FULL-BLOWN DICTATORSHIP

By Amanze Obi This must be one of the strangest things coming from the APC government of Muhammadu Buhari. The government has just shocked the civilised world with its plan to try the former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), in secret over the charges it preferred against him. Let us recall that Buhari’s government had, in July ...

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Nigeria Customs explains en-masse resignation of senior officers

Nigerian Customs Service has explained the decision of five Deputy Comptrollers-General of Customs (DCGs) voluntarily retire from service on Thursday as part of an “ongoing re-organisation of the service”. It is also reported that twenty nine other senior officers left the service. Five Deputy Comptrollers-General had on Thursday notified their voluntary retirement through a letter to that effect addressed to the ...

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