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  1. Kayode Falayi

    Metro UTO loses N60m to vandals - Vanguard News

    The management of Federal University of Technology, Owerri, FUTO, says it “lost N60 million to the vandals that destroyed the entire stretch of the completed perimeter fence, measuring about 1.5 kilometres, in the Umuanunu-Obinze axis”. The Vice Chancellor, VC, of FUTO, Professor Francis C...
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    Metro Ondo university students issue government ultimatum over resumption – Tribune Ng

    The leadership of the Students Union leader of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, has accused the State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu of playing politics with their future, threatening showdown if the state government failed to reopen the school within the next seven days. The...
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    Politics Ajimobi, party Chairman, excos approve consensus candidates ―Media Director – Tribune Ng

    The director, media, research and Strategy of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, Dr Abdulazeez Olatunde has denounced notions that Governor Ajimobi imposed LG candidates on the party. According to Olatunde, the party Chairman, Chief Akin Oke, other members of the state executive...
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    Politics Nigerians tired of Buhari’s fake integrity image ―Fayose – Tribune Ng

    Ekiti State governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has said President Muhammadu Buhari was presiding over the most corrupt government in the history of Nigeria and protecting looters of the country’s commonwealth, adding that; “Nigerians have seen through their deceit and will no longer buy that fake image...
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    Metro Angry protesters pelt Senator Lidani with stones – Tribune Ng

    Senator representing Gombe South Senatorial District, Barrister Joshua Lidani narrowly escaped being lynched as angry protesters Monday attacked him with stones in Talasse town, headquarters of Balanga Local Government Area of Gombe state. Senator Lidani was in Talasse to inspect classroom...
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    Metro My classmates mocked me for being the son of a cigarette seller – Tribune Ng

    AT almost 90, Chief Ayo Adebanjo remains an inimitable political titan, quintessential lawyer and conscience of the nation at all times. From a humble beginning in his hometown, Ijebu Ogbu Oke in Ogun State, he has become an enigma and colossus because of his dogged pursuit of a just society...
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    Metro The killings in Kogi East – Daily trust

    It was a very sad in Nigeria a fortnight ago when reports filtered in of brutal killings in agrarian communities in Dekina and Omala Local Government Areas of Kogi State. The bloodshed was carried out by bandits alleged to be herdsmen who went on the rampage and killed 32 persons, among them...
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    Sports Akindoju tasks state associations on junior tennis championships – Daily trust

    The president of Nigeria Tennis Federation, Dayo Akindoju has tasked state associations to ensure they host at least one national junior championship every year. The president who doubles as chairman of FCT Tennis Association said he is encouraging zonal representatives to ensure that state...
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    Sports Samuel wants to represent Nigeria at World Cup – Daily trust

    Respected Russia ex-coach Boris Ignatyev has shared his thoughts on the performance of Aaron Samuel in Amkar Perm’s 2-1 win over Lokomotiv Moscow in which he scored a brace. Ignatyev noted that there was nothing special about the two goals scored by the CSKA Moscow loanee, adding that he’s...
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    Metro ‘Remove structures on road corridors or face demolition’ – Daily trust

    The Director, FCTA Department of Development Control, Mukhtar Galadima, has warned that residents of the FCT who encroach on road corridors will face demolition. He also advised those that have already put illegal structures on road corridors anywhere within the territory to remove them...
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    Metro Easter: FCT minister tasks residents on peaceful coexistence – Daily trust

    The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, has enjoined FCT residents, especially the Christian faithful, to use the occasion of the Easter to rededicate themselves to the virtues of love and service to the nation. He stated that the season offered the residents an...
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    Metro Traditional titles shouldn’t be awarded indiscriminately - Daily trust

    The Chairman of Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), Abdullahi Adamu Candido, has urged traditional rulers not to give out traditional titles as ‘anyhow gifts’. He said such titles are only to be given to people that have contributed to the development of the chiefdoms. Click here to read more
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    Lassa fever kills female Doctor in Abia State – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    A female resident doctor of the Federal Medical Centre Umuahia, the Abia state capital, has been confirmed dead as a result of Lassa fever at Irrua Specialist Hospital, after few days of admission. Read more via INFORMATION NIGERIA – … Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    OOU Final year student drowns in hotel on Easter Sunday during celebration – INFORMATION...

    A final year Chemical Engineering student of Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye, Ogun state died after he drowned in a pool of a hotel in the state. Read more via INFORMATION NIGERIA – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Young Nigerian Man Commits Suicide Over Frustration in Abuja – Gossip Mill Nigeria

    A yet to be identified young man has allegedly committed suicide by hanging at the Lokogoma district of the Federal capital territory. According to reports, the deceased reportedly just removed his clothes by Efab Junction, Lokogoma and hung himself. He is said to have allegedly committed...
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    Photos: 13-yr-old Orphan House Girl Raped, Defiled And Impregnated By An RCCG Pastor’s...

    This the story of a 13 year old orphan living with Pastor Oji of the redeemed Christian church of God….. This girl does the cleaning and house keeping for the pastor and his … Read more via Gossip Mill Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Kano Govt, World Bank to construct 500km rural roads – BusinessDay News

    Kano State Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the World Bank to construct 500 kilometres of roads in rural areas of the state. A statement by Abba Anwar, Chief Press Secretary to Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, made available to newsmen in Kano on … Read more via...
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    Fayose: Governor faults alleged looters’ lists, admits PDP is corrupt – –...

    Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has described the second list of alleged treasury looters released by the Federal … Read more via – Nigeria’s entertainment & lifestyle platform online – -- Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Foundation celebrates Easter with blind students – Daily trust

    Nwachinemerem Elizabeth Oduenyi Foundation (NEOF) has donated 50 walking sticks and foodstuff to pupils and students of School for the Blind, Jabi, Abuja. Making the donation on Good Friday, the founder of NEOF, Oduenyi Elizabeth Onuoha, said she was inspired to celebrate Easter with the less...
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    Return The 10 Million Jobs Lost Under Your Administration – Fayose Blasts FG - Naijaloaded

    Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has called on Buhari’s government to return N10m jobs taken from Nigerians. Fayose stated this in reaction to a statement by the presidency, where it had told Nigerians complaining of hunger to “go and work”. … Read more via Naijaloaded | –...