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Nigeria savors its Olympic bobsled debut moment

Nigeria was winning the Olympic women's bobsled race. The Nigerians were the second sled down the track in the opening heat of the women's competition at the Pyeongchang Olympics ...
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Erotic Story/Crazy Lenny: Lenny and the randy bookstore lady [Part 8]

Amaka has made up her mind about getting down with Lenny. The Preacher's wife is going to the young boy's house for some instant drilling service.
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JJ Okocha selects Musa for his team...

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CCT rules on Justice Ngwuta’s trial March 21

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Code of Conduct Tribunal on Tuesday fixed March 21 for ruling on an application filed by a Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Sylvester Ngwuta, seeking an order dismissing the false assets declaration charges instituted against him by the Federal Government. The Danladi Umar-led Chairman of the CCT fixed the date […]
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Saipem Emerges ‘Most Local Content Compliant Int’l Coy’

Leading EPCI Contractor, Saipem Contracting Nigeria Limited (SCNL), has been recognized as the ‘Most Compliant Local Content International Service Company’ in Nigeria. The award, which follows over 50 years of Saipem’s extensive contribution to the local content development in the Nigerian Oil and Gas sector, came on the sidelines of the Nigerian International Petroleum summit […]
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Seun, Akuoma make Winter Games history

Festus Abu Nigeria’s  Akuoma Omeoga and  Seun Adigun made history on Tuesday  as the  first Africans to  feature  in  bobsleigh  at the Winter Games. The duo finished in 52.21 seconds  and 52.55 seconds to place  20th  (the bottom of the hill)  in  women’s  heats 1 and 2  at the 2018   Pyeongchang  Winter Games in South […]
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National Betrayal

Patrick Oke served his country faithfully for more than two decades. Then its justice system was used to bring him down. Solomon Elusoji writes On November 22, 2017, Patrick Oke was in Abuja when he received a message informing him that his house on 13, Cooper Road, Ikoyi, was set to be taken over. Some […]
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Light for Rural Dwellers

Ogun State recently inaugurated a pilot solar hybrid mini-grid rural electrification project in Gbamu-Gbamu community. Ehime Alex writes February 9, 2018 cannot be forgotten in a hurry by the people of Gbamu-Gbamu community. It was the day that witnessed the official inauguration of an 85 kilowatts solar hybrid mini-grid rural electrification project at Gbamu-Gbamu Village […]
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UNILORIN VC Seeks Partnership with International Agencies on Students’ Talents Exposure

Hammed Shittu in Ilorin The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Professor Sulyman Age Abdulkareem ‎has solicited the support of relevant international organisations to partner the institution in all its endeavours to expose the students’ talents to the world. This, he said would assist the students to advance their course and fully achieve their potential […]
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Introducing Students to the Future

Passion, diligence and time management no doubt will help in attaining career achievement. This was the focus at a one day seminar on Career Goals organised for its senior students by Crown Heights College, Ibadan. Funke Olaode reports Self-discovery, right attitude to life and sound mind are considered as the factors that ginger human beings […]
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Is Corporal Punishment Important?

Teacher’s Diary I wrote specifically some years ago about the urgent need to discontinue the use of cane! As we all know that all children misbehave and actually act badly from time to time. Teachers and parents want to stamp out bad behaviour and do so in different ways. Beating, slapping, hitting, thumping, pinching and […]
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FG must pay subsidy arrears to end fuel scarcity – MOMAN

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria has demanded the payment of arrears of subsidy claims owed its members by the Federal Government between 2013 and 2015. MOMAN also called for continuation of the subsidy regime to ease the importation of Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) so as to meet local demand. The […]
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Scarcity: We’ve imported $5.8bn worth of petrol, says NNPC

Okechukwu Nnodim and Ifeanyi Onuba The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation on Tuesday said it had imported 9.8 million metric tonnes of Premium Motor Spirit, popularly known as petrol, worth $5.8bn to combat the fuel crisis that resurfaced late last year. The Group Managing Director, NNPC, Maikanti Baru, disclosed this at a public hearing organised by […]
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1,210 Indigent Kwara Students Get Saraki’s Free UTME Forms

Hammed Shittu in Ilorin A total of 1,210 indigent students have benefited from the free Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) forms for this year’s Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) examination, distributed by the Senate President, Bukola Saraki. Besides, over 500 students from Ilorin Emirate also got various amounts for the payment of West African […]
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‘Petrol queues, power failure’ll persist without adequate pricing’

Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The Federal Government on Tuesday declared that it was important for the country to address issues surrounding the pricing of petroleum products and gas if Nigeria must overcome the challenges in the supply of petrol, power and gas. It also stated that in attempting to fix the right price for petrol or […]
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College Trains Graduates, Others on Agric, Vocational Skills

James Sowole in Akure In pursuance of the federal government’s renewed commitment to using agriculture as a means of empowering the youths, the Federal College of Agriculture, Akure (FECA) has trained unemployed graduates, practicing farmers and other stakeholders. The vocational training, which drew participants from 10 states, involved 350 trainees in the first category. In […]
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Is Nigeria ripe for nuclear energy?

The straightforward answer is a qualified yes. For a country that will be the third most populous nation on earth by 2050, the energy needs of close to 300 million people will require harnessing nuclear power to support other energy sources. We were ripe for this energy source several decades ago; so, the question of […]
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Five arrested for murder of PDP chieftain in Rivers

Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt Four out of the five suspects allegedly involved in the murder of a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party in Rivers State, Heaven Ihuigwe, were paraded on Tuesday at the State Police Command in Port Harcourt. The late Ihuigwe was killed on September 16, 2017 in Rumuekini in Obio/Akpor Local Government […]
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So much fakery in Nigeria

Lekan Sote One of the ceiling fans in the house is going wobbly, about to cease working any moment from now. Another one has stopped working altogether. Both hardly have brand names, just some insignia suggesting a logo or emblem. Also, two of the bulbs in the house just stopped working after a very short […]
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New direction in the treatment of cancer (2)

Oladapo Ashiru It is safe to assume that the advent of cancer predates modern medicine. Over the past 5,000 years, people living with cancer did not just merely die without some mode of management being rendered, however crude. Through the centuries, natural therapies have been available and were used by emperors and kings alike to […]
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