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Ghanaians are paying for 4000 megawatts of power sitting idle, Energy Commission reveals

Ghana’s Energy Commission has disclosed that the country has almost 4,000 megawatts of power in excess in its fold that is not being used but pays for its cost.
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Lawan sacks Festus Adedayo 48-hours after appointment as spokesman

Lawan had appointed Adedayo as his spokesman on Tuesday, June 18, 2019.
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Drama as 2 Speakers emerge at Bauchi House of Assembly

Out of 31 representatives, 11 members convened at the House about 6 am to elect a new Speaker.
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Tributes as THISDAY MD’s Wife is Laid to Rest

By Obinna Chima in Wolverhampton, United Kingdom The wife of the Managing Director of THISDAY Newspapers, Mr. Eniola Bello, Mrs. Helen Eniola-Olaitan has been laid to rest. Eniola-Olaitan, was committed to mother earth at the Danescourt Cemetery, at Wergs Road, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom, after a funeral service at the All Nations Church in Wolverhampton. Friends, […] The post Tributes as ...
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Lawan Rescinds Appointment of Adedayo as Media Adviser

By Deji Elumoye in Abuja President of the Senate, Dr Ahmad Lawan, has rescinded the appointment of Mr Festus Adedayo as his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity barely 48 hours after the appointment was made public. The review of Adedayo’s appointment was contained in a two-paragraph statement issued Thursday by Lawan’s Special Assistant on […] The post Lawan Rescinds Appointment ...
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Police say extra-judicial killings responsible for insecurity in Zamfara

Police say extra-judicial killings were responsible for various reprisal attacks on many communities in Zamfara.
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Police arrest 6 over alleged attack on doctor, nurses in Ibadan

According to the police, the suspects attacked police officers who were called to the hospital to contain the situation.
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EFCC Re-arraigns American for Allegedly Defrauding Three Nigerians

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday re-arraigned an American, Marco Ramirez, at an Ikeja Special Offences Court for allegedly defrauding three Nigerians of $1.2 million on the pretext of securing green cards for them. Ramirez was re-arraigned before Justice Mojisola Dada on an amended 12-count charge of conspiracy and obtaining under false […] The post EFCC Re-arraigns ...
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OPEC Congratulates New NNPC GMD, Kyari

By Kasim Sumaina in Abuja The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), on Thursday, sent a congratulatory message to the newly appointed Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kolo Kyari. The copy of the letter, signed by OPEC Secretary General, Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, and obtained by THISDAY in Abuja, […] The post OPEC Congratulates ...
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