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Dickson engages northern govs, leaders on restructuring

In line with his resolve to deepen the clamour for restructuring the country, Bayelsa State Governor, Mr Seriake Dickson, yesterday, intensified his consultation with governors and leaders of northern extraction, across party lines. Dickson The aim of the consultation is to get the buy-in of the governors and leaders on the restructuring

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US’ report on human rights violations

THE United States government recently released a report on the spate of human rights abuses under the Muhammadu Buhari-led administration. In its Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2017, the US Department of State linked the prevalence of rights violations in the country to the reluctance of the

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NBA vows to partner ICAN on anti-graft war

By Providence Emmanuel THE Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, has vowed to partner with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, ICAN, in the fight against corruption as a way of promoting integrity in public institutions and businesses. Judicial symbol for justice NBA President, Mr. Abubakar Mahmoud, said this at the 16th ICAN's Conferment

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O-Mobile Secures $10m Grant to Drive Digital Economy  

By Emma Okonji O-Mobile Multimedia Limited, a Nigerian firm that specialises in technology based financial and agricultural services development, has secured a grant of $10 million from So.Sui.Ben Foundation, a Swiss-based non-governmental organisation that promotes development in Africa. The grant, which is to promote digital economy in Africa, was facilitated by AFRICUNIA

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NFF, LMC Sign Partnership Deals with 1XBET, OCP Africa

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and the League Management Company (LMC) have signed separate but similarly-useful partnership agreements with global online betting company, 1XBET. The company, which operates in several territories has impressive record of association with ‘the beautiful game' (including sponsorship of the 5th African Nations Championship held in Morocco

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Mo Farah wins Manchester 10km race

Britain's Olympic and world 10,000m champion Mo Farah won the 10 kilometre Great Manchester Run on Sunday. Farah, who finished third in the London Marathon last month, deployed his famous finishing kick to surge past Uganda's Moses Kipsiro with 100 metres left to win in a time of 28 minutes 27

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