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Anambra Mourns Ndubuisi Kanu & Onyeabo Obi

The people and government of Anambra State have noted with profound sadness the death, in quick succession, of two most valuable Nigerians of Igbo extraction, Rear Admiral Godwin Ndubuisi Kanu and Senator Onyeabo Chukwunedum Obi. Both distinguished men departed in the last 48 hours. Admiral Kanu, 77, came into national consciousness when, as a mere lieutenant commander (equivalent of major ...

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Indefinite Strike Looms As University Staff Groan Under FG’s Fake Promises

Raymond Ozoji, Awka From all indications, staff of public universities in Nigeria may in no distant time commence an unending strike that may cripple the nation’s public universities over what they termed federal government’s insincerity, dishonesty as well as outright blatant lies intended to play on the intelligence of University workers. The signs and symptoms of the impending indefinite strike ...

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894,101 Pass SSCE As NECO Releases Results

The National Examination Council (NECO) has said no fewer than 894,101 candidates out of the 1,209,992 that sat for June/July Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) in 2020 got five credits and above, including English and Mathematics. The result also showed that 1,112,041 candidates representing 91.91 per cent passed with five credits and above, irrespective of English Language and Mathematics, which represented ...

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Death Of Ndubuisi Kanu, Onyeabo Obi A Great Loss — Peter Obi

The Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 elections, Mr Peter Obi, has expressed sadness at the death of the former Military Governor of Imo and Lagos states, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu (Retd), and a Life Bencher and Leading Lawyer, Senator Onyeabo Chukwunedum Obi. Kanu, a native of Isuikwuato in Abia State, died on January ...

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Remain Example Of Equity, Fairness, Sanwo-Olu Urges Lagos Judiciary

…swears in two High Court judges Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has charged members of the Lagos State Judiciary, to remain an example of equity, fairness and do their work with integrity at the highest level The Governor, who promised that his administration would not be deterred or shy away from its responsibilities to make life more comfortable for ...

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PIB: We Need To Produce Largest Oil Volumes Possible At Cheaper Costs, Says Osinbajo

Stakeholders in the oil industry need to find and agree on cheaper means of producing oil while also ensuring a more competitive environment that meets the needs and purposes of the Nigerian nation including the largest production volumes possible. This was the view of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, at a virtual meeting on the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) with ...

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Hafeez Mohammed Now AIG Zone 13 Anambra

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Immediate past Delta State Police Commissioner, Mr. Hafiz Mohammed, is now the new Assistant Inspector General  of Police (AIG), in charge of Zone 13 Ukpo Dunukofia local government area of Anambra state. Mr. Mohammed who has resumed duty as AIG, following the promotion and appointment of his predecessor Dan Mallam as Deputy Inspector General of Police in ...

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Sanwo-Olu Mourns Former Lagos Administrator, Ndubuisi Kanu

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has expressed sadness over the death of the chairman of the National Democratic Coalition (NADECO) and former Military Administrator of Lagos State, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu (retd) on Wednesday. Ndubuisi Kanu, a retired Naval Officer and former military governor of Imo State between 1976 and 1977, died at a hospital in Lagos on Wednesday morning at ...

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Osinbajo Welcomes COVID-19 Research Group’s Report On Likely Prevention & Treatment Drug

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has welcomed efforts by a team of Nigerian professors and scientists investigating the effectiveness of, and roles that Ivermectin drug can play in the treatment of the Coronavirus disease. The team, which is composed of Nigerian scholars at home and abroad, has also submitted their report on the usefulness of the drug to the World Health Organisation ...

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