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Jonathan begs Senators, Reps to pass 2014 budget

President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday appealed to members of the National Assembly to expedite action on the 2014 Appropriation Bill in order to enable his administration to deliver dividends of democracy to the people. Jonathan made the appeal during a stakeholders’ forum of the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme held inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja.When the…

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Man named Israel Dike a native of Odenkume Obowo LGA of Imo State resides in Egbu Road Owerri reported to have tied his seven children to wheelbarrow, begging for buyers.

Palpable confusion reigned in Owerri, yesterday, as a father  tied his seven children, including his triplet, to a wheel-barrow and  was heading to an unknown destination before officials of Ministry of  Women Affairs and Social Development intervened.Vanguard investigations revealed that the 44-year-old man, Israel Dike,*  is a native of Odenkume, Obowo Local Government Aarea of…

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Will looters in the Zoo clean up the spills? Nigeria slams $11.1.5bn fine on Shell over Bonga spill.

THE Nigerian Maritime  Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, and the National Oil Spill  Response and Emergency Agency, NOSREA, have fined Shell Nigeria  Exploration and production Company, SNEPCO, $11.5billion, about N1.84  trillion over the Bonga spill incident of 2011. Mr Patrick Akpobolokemi, the NIMASA’s Director General made the  disclosure while speaking at a Public Hearing organised by…