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  1. Nigeria: 10 States, Abuja Face Telecoms Network Blackout - GSM OperatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | AllAfrica.com

    Ten states and parts of Federal Capital Territory may soon face telecommunications services blackout following tax disputes between Kogi Government and mobile network operators. Gbenga Adebayo, Chairman, Association of Licensed Telecommunication Operators , made this known on Monday in Lagos while briefing journalists on issues affecting the nation's telecommunications industry.

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  2. Buhari, govs meeting on minimum wage deadlockedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Vanguard

    PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari's meeting with the representatives of Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, did not resolve the controversy surrounding the N30,000 proposed Minimum Wage by the Tripartite Committee. Although the governors did not talk to State House correspondents after the meeting that held behind closed-doors at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, it was reliably gathered that the Governors were adamant on their initial proposal of N22,500 which they made at the eve of the submission of the committee's report on October 6, 2018.

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  3. President Buhari meets governors over proposed N30,000 minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Vanguard

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met behind closed doors with representatives of Nigerian Governors' Forum over the disagreement between the organised labour and state governors on the proposed N30,000 minimum wage. Newsmen recall that the Amal Pepple Tripartite Committee on the Review of National Minimum Wage, had on Nov. 6, submitted its report to President Buhari where it recommended N30,000 as the new national minimum wage.

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  4. Smallholder farmers receive Agrobusiness training in EnuguRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Vanguard

    Sponsored by Total Upstream Companies in Nigeria, the young farmers were trained in technical, business, management, processing and packaging, branding/marketing, the use of ICT and leadership. Executive Manager of Total Upstream Companies, Mr. Vincent Nnadi at the graduation ceremony in Enugu, said that the programme was "part of the social responsibility of the company in contributing to food security and attainment of the relevant Millennium Development Goals."

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  5. SPAR announces 8 days Black FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vanguard

    SPAR Nigeria, has announced plans to hold the fifth edition of its Black Friday sales promotion commencing on November 22 till 29, 2018 across all 14 stores in Lagos; Abuja; Port Harcourt; Enugu and Calabar respectively. Head, Marketing SPAR Nigeria, Mr. John Goldsmith, said Nigerians have always expressed the preference for shopping in a store which is why it would be offering a wide range of products including grocery, Meats, wine & spirits, electronics, home appliances, laptops, mobile phones, among others.

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  6. Food scarcity looms as dealers suspend transportation from BenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vanguard

    FEDERATED Foodstuff Dealers Association of Nigeria, FFDAN has announced its stoppage of evacuation of all farm produce and other food items from Benue State until issues of alleged illegal levies and harassment of members are settled. National President of FFDAN, Prince Christian Afiaunwu told newsmen in Enugu, weekend, that his members had been facing several problems especially in Benue State.

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  7. How Bribe-Seeking Policemen Disappeared After Causing Ghastly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Ghanamma.com

    According to the man identified as Mazi Ogbonna, the accident was caused by alleged bribe-seeking police officers in Nkalagu, Enugu State. "I came out from this bus today alive.

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  8. Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 18th NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Ghanamma.com

    Senate President Bukola Saraki has been trending since Friday, after an audio of an address he gave to young supporters was leaked, by the activist, Kayode Ogundamisi.Continue reading What is the benefit of people that are campaigning for APC' Saraki at Vanguard News Nigeria.

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  9. Nigeria: Igbo Leaders' Endorsement of AtikuRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | AllAfrica.com

    NNAMDI MBAWIKE, captures the intrigues arising from the recent meeting between Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party , Atiku Abubakar, his running mate, Peter Obi and Igbo leaders in Enugu State. Last Wednesday, prominent Igbo leaders including elders, traditional and religious leaders from the South east geo-political Zone gathered in Enugu and endorsed the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and his running mate, Peter Obi for the 2019 presidential election.

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  10. How Umahi, Masari, Ugwuanyi, Okowa, Ishaku are transforming livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    Many stakeholders, including Governors Dave Umahi , Aminu Masari , Ifeanyi Ugwanyi , Ifeanyi Okowa and Darius Ishaku , are using small and medium-sized enterprises to give succour to the army of unemployed youths and women in their states. They are creating jobs not only to boost their states' respective economies but also providing the atmosphere for businesses to thrive.

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  11. Gov. Ugwuanyi has restored Rangers' dignity - Senator NwobodoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    The former Governor of old Anambra State and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress , Senator Jim Nwobodo, has applauded Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for his commitment and contributions to the remarkable feats recorded by the Rangers International Football Club of Enugu, in lifting the 2015/2016 Nigerian Professional Football League trophy and 2018 AITEO Cup after 32 years and 35 years, respectively.

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  12. 2019: Igbo leaders told me to ignore Atiku's Enugu endorsement - BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | Vanguard

    PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buahri Friday said that the endorsement of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, carried no weight as he was advised by well-meaning leaders from the South East to disregard the endorsement. President Muhammadu Buhari presenting the Good Governance Ambassadors of Nigeria Unity Wrist Band during the Launch and Unveiling Buhari Unity Wrist Band at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Thursday President Buhari specifically said that the split within the Ohanaeze Igbo socio-cultural group over the reported endorsement of Abubakar, for the 2019 election did not surprise him.

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  13. Random birthday thoughts as Buhari gives Zik a befitting burialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | Vanguard

    By Nwachukwu Ngige After driving through the road to hell that is Enugu- Onitsha Express Way, cursing myself for ever putting my personal car to the road from Abuja, my mood swung to delight, biting my lips, as I entered Onitsha and discovered that the long abandoned Zik's Mausoleum has taken the shine off the nearby towering pinnacle of the All Hallows Seminary Church.

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  14. Why we back Atiku, Obi ticket - Igbo leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | Vanguard

    THE Igbo leaders, including the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Igbo Leaders of Thought, the political elite, the intelligentsia, women groups, religious leaders, among others, have resolved to support the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and his running mate, Mr. Peter Obi in the 2019 presidential election. They said they would identify with Atiku and his deputy because of their promise to restructure the country along geopolitical zones.

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  15. Lauretta Onochie lists 51 Nigerians assassinated under PDP's administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | Nigeriaworld

    Disclosing this via her official tweeter handle, Onochie urged Nigerians to vote for Buhari in the forthcoming 2019 presidential election, noting that the country cannot come back to a period of blood orgy.

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  16. Headmaster now traditional ruler in Enugu communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | Vanguard

    Enugu-There was jubilation and excitement at Odoma-Okpo, Okpo, in Igboeze North Local Government Area of Enugu State, following the appointment of a retired headmaster, Chief Vincent Obodike Eze, as the first traditional ruler of the area. Okpo is the border town between Enugu and Benue State where the Nigeria Civil War started in 1967.

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  17. Urban Renewal: Enugu Govt. awards fresh contracts of over N1.4bn for devt. projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Vanguard

    The administration of Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has awarded contracts for another set of development projects that are critical to its urban renewal strategy, totaling over N1.4 billion. Briefing newsmen on the outcome of the meeting of the State Executive Council , the Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Engr.

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  18. Nigeria: The Many Coat of Colours of the Nigerian Local TaxisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | AllAfrica.com

    Kabu Kabu! The origin of the name Kabu Kabu -those dodgy taxis operating cheaply in most parts of Nigeria might have been culled from repeatedly saying "cab cab" in the pidgin language. Although not all cabs are yellow -- London's iconic ones are decidedly black -- but the distinctive colour yellow is a classic for taxicabs around the world.

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  19. Bet9ja Football League debut in EnuguRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | Vanguard

    The maiden edition of Bet9ja Football League in Enugu State on Monday kicked off at the University of Nigeria Enugu Campus temporary stadium. Glo Premier League Trophy Presentation From left, Chairman of the League Management Company, Mallam Shehu Dikko, Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, NFF 1st Vice President, Barrister Seyi Akinwumi and Enyimba captain, Chinedu Udoji at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagod.

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  20. Umuchinemere MfB laments as bad loans erode profitability by 46%Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | Vanguard

    UMUCHINEMERE Pro-credit Microfinance Bank, UPMfB has recorded 46 percent decline in profitability in the financial year ended December 31, 2017, due to incidences of bad loans. Meanwhile the bank has started making moves to attract additional funds to meet the deadline for the new minimum capital base of N1 billion for state MfBs.

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