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  1. First Bank to fund Kaztec's $1.3bn Addax contractRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Vanguard

    First Bank Plc has expressed willingness to support the funding of a $1.3billion fabrication contract by Kaztec Engineering, a subsidiary of the Chrome Group, awarded by Addax Petroleum. rom left: Group Head Energy, First Bank Plc, Mr. Olalekan Adelekan; Chief Finance Officer, Chrome Group, Mr. Nixon Alanza; Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, First Bank, Mr. Olabisi Onasanya; and Project Manager Kaztec Engineering Ltd, a subsidiary of Chrome Group, Mr. Kingsley Nnodu, when the First Bank team visited Chrome's Fabrication Yard at the Snake Island, in Lagos.

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  2. Nigeria: Nigeria's Medallion Communications Makes Interconnection in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    Liberalised markets create competition and that creates more operators in the market. But all those voice and data operators don't usually operate in isolation: nearly all of them have to connect together to deliver voice and data.

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  3. Nigeria: Gunmen Invade Enugu Varsity, Shoot Three StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    THREE students of the Enugu State University of Science and Technology, ESUT, Agbani were, Friday night, shot and wounded by suspected armed bandits who invaded their hostel. The students were undergoing treatment at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, UNTH, Ituku-Ozalla, Enugu, where they were rushed to in the early hours of yesterday.

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  4. Fleecing Nigerians in the name of GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vanguard

    W hen the white man came to Africa to preach and spread the gospel, he was altruistic, truthful and selfless. He rendered selfless service to humanity.

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  5. Labour Party crisis: NLC disowns Daniel's factionRead the original story

    Sunday | Vanguard

    By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA -The controversy over the authentic executive of the Labour Party in Ogun may have been finally laid to rest as the Nigeria Labour Congress endorsed the Sunday Oginni's faction. The NLC which is the original owner of the Labour Party has waded into the controversy between former governor Gbenga Daniel and Sunday Oginni's factions over the authentic executive of the party in the state.

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  6. Kenneth Okonkwo Declares Political IntentionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Ghanamma.com

    Ahead of the 2015 general elections, veteran Nollywood Actor, Kenneth Okonkwo has joined the league of other entertainers currently eyeing various political offices. The star Actor is seeking to represent Nsukka/Igboeze South Federal Constituency at the National Assembly on the platform of the People's Democratic Party .

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  7. Gunmen invade Enugu varsity, shoot 3 studentsRead the original story

    Sunday | Vanguard

    THREE students of the Enugu State University of Science and Technology, ESUT, Agbani were, Friday night, shot and wounded by suspected armed bandits who invaded their hostel. The students were undergoing treatment at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, UNTH, Ituku-Ozalla, Enugu, where they were rushed to in the early hours of yesterday.

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  8. 2015: UPP ready to form allianceRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Vanguard

    The United Progressive Party says it is ready to form alliance with any interested political party ahead of the 2015 general elections. The National Chairman of the party, Chief Chekwas Okorie, said this in Enugu on Saturday at a reception organised for him by party stalwarts.

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  9. 2015:UPP blasts Ohaneze over stance on Igbo PresidencyRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Vanguard

    The Chairman, United Progressives Party,UPP, Chief Chekwas Okorie, yesterday, during the party's stakeholders meeting in Enugu, lashed out to the leadership of Ohaneze Ndigbo, the apex Igbo socio-cultural group, describing them as 'betrayal to the Igbo people'. This is even as the President General, Ohaneze Ndigbo, Chief Enwo Igariwey was recently quoted in some national dailies , as saying,"that Ohaneze Ndigbo is not interested in the participation of Ndigbo to produce the President of Nigeria in the 2015 Presidential election".

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  10. Nigeria @ 54: It's a matter of leadership and follower-shipRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Vanguard

    By Emmanuel Edukugho On October 1, Nigeria will mark the 54th anniversary of its independence from British colonial rule. This is a time for reflection than celebration, considering the political turmoils, upheavals and economic pillage our country had passed through over the turbulent years.

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  11. 2015: Ohaneze has betrayed the Igbo nation - OkorieRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Vanguard

    F IREBRAND Chairman, United Progressives Party , Chief Chekwas Okorie, yesterday, took a swipe on the leadership of the Ohaneze N'digbo for taking a position not to allow candidates of Igbo extraction to contest the 2015 presidential election.

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  12. Airtel drives ICT Awareness in WestRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Vanguard

    By Adekunle Aliyu Following the successful launch of Airtel's ICT initiative in Afikpo, Ebonyi State four weeks ago, the programme, which is targeted at driving ICT usage in rural communities across the country, is now underway in rural communities in the West Region. The Airtel's ICT Rural programme dubbed Boost ICT Usage in Rural Areas is intended to empower rural dwellers with basic ICT skills, enabling them to use smartphones and tablets to surf the World Wide Web and connect with friends and family members via the Internet.

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  13. Ugwueke Makes Impact on Lives at MethodistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Daily News

    Michael Ugwueke's present life, as president and chief operating officer of Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, and president and CEO of Methodist Healthcare Memphis Hospitals, is full of red tape. It is a life of regulations wrapped around regulations, encased in codes and jargon and nourished by so much legalese.

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  14. Chime blasts Enugu federal lawmakers for shunning pro-Jonathan rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Vanguard

    Governor Sullivan Chime of Enugu State, yesterday, at the 22,000 capacity Nnamdi Azikwe Stadium, which was filled to the brim, lashed out at National Assembly members who are indigenes of the state for shunning Enugu State rally for the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan, describing them as merely pretending to be supportive of the President.

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  15. 10 houses razed, scores injured in Enugu community over move to join KogiRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Vanguard

    Nsukka-No fewer than 10 houses were burnt, while unspecified number of people seriously injured at Ette in Igbo-Eze North Local Government Area of Enugu State, following disagreement by rival groups. They were said to be agitating over whether to remain as part of the Enugu State or be merged with Kogi State.

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  16. Enugu Rally: TAN says it won't join issues with 'petty politicians'Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Vanguard

    The Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria, TAN, Enugu State chapter, yesterday, has expressed disappointment over the report in some national dailies alleging plans by the state chapter of TAN to scuttle the rally being organised by the Enugu State Movement for Re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan, saying it will not join issues with "petty politicicians." The report further alleged that TAN Enugu, working with a federal lawmaker, had slated Electoral Ward meetings of it to distribute money for this purpose.

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  17. 8 operators of illegal universities being prosecuted - NUCRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Vanguard

    No fewer than eight operators of illegal universities across the country, which have been closed, are being prosecuted, the National Universities Commission says. The publication, signed by NUC's Executive Secretary, Prof.

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  18. 2015: Plot to scuttle Chime's rally for Jonathan thickensRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Vanguard

    Governor Sullivan Chime of Enugu State, has declared a work-free day for the grand rally organised by Enugu State Movement for the re-election of President Goodluck, Jonathan scheduled to hold tomorrow at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, Enugu. To this end, Chime enjoins civil servants, schools, banks and other corporate institutions to observe the public holiday and take part in the rally, which is intended to drum support for President Jonathan and also mount further pressures on him to formally declare for the 2015 presidential election.

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  19. Synagogue: Let The Law PrevailRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Vanguard

    THE collapse of the six-storey building within the premises of the Synagogue Church of All Nations in Ikotun Egbe, Lagos, is a symptom of a disturbing trend in Nigeria where religious bodies carry on as if they are above the law. This propensity, which is much more pronounced among some of the Pentecostal denominations, mainly involves the indiscriminate and unlawful abuse of building regulations, thus pitching these groups against state authorities.

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  20. 2015: Governor Chime rallies support for Jonathan's re-electionRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Vanguard

    By Austin Ogwuda, Enugu AHEAD of 2015, the Enugu State governor, Sullivan Chime has floated a non-partisan pressure group aimed at sensitizing the people of Enugu State for the sole aim of drumming support for the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan. Interestingly, the emergency of the group, known as the Movement for the Re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan as conceived by Governor Chime has its door opened even to the opposition in Enugu State to join in the drive following what he described as "brave and unprecedented efforts to restore a sense of belonging to the Igbos in the country as the reason behind the move".

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