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Northern govs meet over oil exploration

Thirteen northern governors, whose states falls under the regions’ sedimentary basin are set to meet today on how to kick start oil and gas exploration activities in the Inland Basin States. Niger State governor, Dr. Babangida Aliyu, who is also the chairman of the Northern State Governors Forum, NSGF, will declare the meeting of the…

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Peter Obi’s Political blunders : Nzam most neglected community in Anambra • Pregnant mothers deliver at home • Hospital, electricity, pipe borne water and good roads rare • Bicycle a major source of transportation

 In this age of globalization and technological innovations, some  communities still exist as in the Stone Age era where all the modern  amenities of life are absent and citizens rely on nature and human  natural instincts to survive. Nzam Community, the headquarters of Anambra West Local Government,  Anambra State fits into the above description.  A recent…

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Nigerians Should Query Missing $20bn – Fashola

 Lagos State governor Babatunde Fashola yesterday urged  Nigerians to query the $20 billion reportedly missing from the  federation account. He lamented that Nigerians were indifferent to the  ills facing the country.At the 2014 interdenominational service of the Lagos State chapter of  the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) held at the Apostolic Church  Nigeria, International Convention…

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Only PDP can rescue Nigeria – Jonathan.

President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday affirmed that only the Peoples Democratic Party was capable of rescuing Nigeria from its many troubles. Jonathan stated this in Sokoto State during a grand rally and reception organised for a former governor of the state, Attahiru Bafarawa, who defected to the PDP from the All Progressives Congress, APC, alongside his…

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2015 Intrigues that split North

More facts have now emerged on how the Second Republic Political Adviser, Alhaji Tanko Yakasai, led some northern elders to form a parallel body within the Northern Elders’ Forum (NEF). The emergence of Yakasai-led Northern Elders Council, Sunday Sun gathered, might not be unconnected with the drama that played out during the last meeting of…