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Don’t contest in 2015, New PDP tells Jonathan

•You can't deny him right to seek re-election, say ex-PDP Govs •Jega cautions politicians against over heating polity President Goodluck Jonathan has been urged to resist the temptation of joining the race for the 2015 Presidential ambition. Factional Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) – New PDP – under the leadership of Abubakar Kawu Baraje has

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Senate to enact law on strike in tertiary institutions

•Benue may forcefully  reopen state varsity, terminate lecturers' appointments Senate said on Tuesday it would initiate “legislative solutions” that would regulate incessant industrial actions in universities and other tertiary institutions in the country. President of the Senate, David Mark, disclosed this in Abuja at the first conference of the National and state Assembly

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Cult clash claims two in Rivers

A bloody cult clash between two rival groups at Ebubu in Eleme local government area of Rivers State has claimed at least two lives and left many others wounded. The crisis, according to witnesses, started on Sunday night with the cultists shooting sporadically and stray bullets reportedly killed at least two persons. Confirming

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Lagos to begin computer-based exams in 10 pilot schools

Ahead of the scheduled commencement of computer-based examinations in public secondary schools in Lagos State, the state government has identified 10 public secondary schools as pilot for the exercise in the state. State commissioner for Education, Olayinka Oladunjoye, revealed this on Tuesday during an interactive session with principals and vice-principals of public

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