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New controversy trails Ojukwu’s Feb. 2nd burial date

The death of the hero of Igbo cosmopolitan society and pilot of the modern Igbo project appears a raining storm that threatens an end laden in intricate controversies. Early indicators gleaned from the immediate family members and associated political personalities following the public announcement of the death of Chief Chukwuemeka Odimegwu Ojukwu Ezeigbo Gburugburu in […]

Just in: Explosion causes deaths, panic in Kaduna

KANO –  (AFP) – An explosion killed an unclear number of people and caused panic in the northern city of Kaduna on Wednesday, residents and police said, but initial indications showed it was accidental. “Initially, we thought it was a bomb blast, but our preliminary assessment has shown that it was an accidental explosion from […]

Sambo expresses happiness over improved power supply

Abuja – Vice-President Namadi Sambo on Tuesday expressed delight over improved electricity supply across the country. Sambo made the observation at the meeting of the Presidential Action Committee on Power in Abuja. He, however, directed the Ministry of Power to discuss with the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) and look into the problems militating against […]

Lagos: 12 pupils escape death as school building collapses

By OLASUNKANMI AKONI  & MONSUR OLOWOOPEJO BADAGRY— No fewer than 12 pupils narrowly escaped death, yesterday, at Igborosun, near Badagry, Lagos, when a portion of a building in a government-owned school collapsed on them. Vanguard gathered that the portion of the building on the premises of Saint Paul’s Anglican Primary School, Igborosun, collapsed at 10 […]

FG/BA face-off: Stakeholders urge FG to sustain current tempo

By Kenneth Ehigiator LAGOS — Some stakeholders in the nation’s aviation sector, yesterday, tasked the Federal Government to take to its logical conclusion ongoing efforts to review Bilateral Air Services Agreement, BASA, with other countries and address price-fixing by foreign airlines, especially British carriers, in the interest of the local industry. According to the stakeholders, […]

Absence of witnesses stall monarch’s trial over alleged rape of NYSC member

By GBENGA  OLARINOYE OSOGBO—The on-going trial of the Alowa of Ilowa in Obokun Local Government Area of Osun State, Oba Adebukola Alli, over the alleged rape of a female member of the National Youths Service Corps, NYSC, Miss Hellen Okpara, was Tuesday stalled following the inability of the state Prosecutor Mr. Abiodun Badiora, to present witnesses […]

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