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  1. The constitution and the deployment of our armed forces during electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Vanguard

    I HAVE watched with utter amazement as lawyers and non-lawyers have continued to misinterpret the scope of the President's powers to deploy our Armed Forces, as provided for in Sections 217 and 218 of the Constitution. Section 218 is not an independent section.

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  2. FEC approves N2.445Billion for Automotive LaboratoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vanguard

    Minister of Industry, Trade and investment Olusegun Aganga who addressed state House Correspondents after the meeting yesterday stated that the contract also include the cost of training the personnel that would man the laboratories. According to the minister, the laboratories are meant to ensure vehicle safety and environmental protection as well as ensuring the quality of automotive products that are produced in the country.

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  3. FG commissions N31bn Enugu-Abakaliki-Ogoja-Ikom-Mfum roadRead the original story

    Tuesday | Vanguard

    Performing the commissioning at Kilometre 6, Enugu-Abakiliki expressway, President Goodluck Jonathan, who was represented by the Minister of Work, Mr. Mike Onolememen, revealed that the road project was consistent with the efforts of his transformation agenda towards free flow of persons and goods in the country. His words: "This all important project that links Nigeria to Cameroon starting from Enugu-Abakiliki-Ojoja-Ikom-Mfum is part of the Trans-Africa Highway project.

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  4. NFF: No elections yet in Anambra, Akwa Ibom StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Vanguard

    The Nigeria Football Federation has declared that as far as it is concerned, no elections have yet taken place into the executive boards of the Football Associations of Anambra and Akwa Ibom States. Speaking in Abuja on Tuesday, Member of the NFF Executive Committee and chairman of the State FA Elections Monitoring Committee, Alhaji Ibrahim Gusau dismissed reports sent in by the two States that elections have been conducted.

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  5. Stratford social worker's charity to help leper colonies in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newham Recorder

    A social worker haunted by her childhood memories of leprosy quit her job to start a charity aiming to increase the living standards of people affected by the disease. Margaret Eniola, 56, took a huge risk when she decided to leave her job as a senior social worker in 2012 to start her own organisation dedicated to leprosy sufferers in Nigeria.

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  6. Between Jonathan and BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Vanguard

    MY presidential ambition is not worth the blood of any Nigerian." So said President Goodluck Jonathan before the 2011 presidential ballot.

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  7. Pray for fall of Boko Haram, Ekweremadu urges pilgrimsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Vanguard

    By Johnbosco Agbakwuru & Joseph Erunke ABUJA - AS Christians embark on pilgrimage to Jerusalem, the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has tasked them to pray fervently for the fall of the dreaded Islamist terror group, Boko Haram. He equally enjoined all Christians participating in the 2015 Easter Pilgrimage to pray for the peaceful conduct of the 2015 general elections.

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  8. The future is oursRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Vanguard

    By Akinwunmi Ambode TO the memories of our founding fathers and the visionary leadership of Alhaji Tafawa Balewa, February 17, 1966 remains a landmark date for all of us. It was the historic year in which our great school commenced admission of young pupils, with a vision to nurture leaders that will make Nigeria great in future.

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  9. NNPC Blames Panic Buying, Hoarding For Fuel ScarcityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Ghanamma.com

    The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation , yesterday, promised to put an end to the growing fuel crisis across the country. "On Friday, we had stated that in 48 hours we will wet the market with 688 million litres of petrol.

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  10. Fuel scarcity worsens as NNPC promises improved supplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Vanguard

    The fuel crisis across the country worsened, weekend, as most of the petrol stations were shut down leaving motorists stranded. This was in spite of claims by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, on Friday, that it is injecting about 688 million of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, into the market.

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  11. I Don't See Buhari Or Jonathan Fulfilling Their Promises - AgbakobaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Ghanamma.com

    Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association , Olisa Agbakoba, SAN, has lamented that neither the presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party President Goodluck Jonathan nor that of the All Progressives Congress Muhammadu Buhari will be able to fulfill the promises they are making. This is because none of these promises are related to the budget.

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  12. Etcetera Blasts Nigerian Celebrities, Calls Wizkid, Dbanj And Iyanya LiarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Ghanamma.com

    Again, I'm going to go out on a limb here to talk on a subject that may not be very popular or nice to Nigerian celebs, especially the guilty ones. I have said it severally that just because someone is a celebrity doesn't mean they are smart.

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  13. 'Why Obasanjo is having issues with Jonathan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Vanguard

    C hief Augustine Onyemaechi Mazie, is the Chairman, Board of Trustees, New Paradigm Transformation Initiative, NPTI, and strong advocate of unity, peace and progress of Nigeria. A retired Air Force personnel, he served as the Chairman Unity Campaign Team for the Election of the National Chairman and National Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party in 2001 and is a two-time Principal Secretary of PDP, 2001 and 2005.

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  14. Teachers Strip Contractor Unclad For Impregnating StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Ghanamma.com

    A middle-aged man escaped death by the whiskers in Enugu, yesterday, following an attack by angry teachers of Metropolitan Girls Secondary School located at Ogui New Layout. The man, an Enugu-based contractor , was beaten to pulp and stri*ped Unclad for allegedly impregnating a Senior Secondary, SS1, student of the school .

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  15. Age of uncertainty: Resignation in protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Vanguard

    By Joef Omorotionmwan WILLIAM Shakespeare was essentially right when he asserted, " What the great ones do, the less we prattle off". In Nigeria, people change at will from one political party to another.

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  16. Seattle missionary kidnapped at gunpoint in southern Nigeria - Wed, 25 Feb 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Spokesman-Review

    "Early this morning we received a report that Rev. Phyllis Sortor, our missionary in Nigeria, was abducted from the Hope Academy compound in Emiworo, Kogi state, Nigeria by several persons," the Free Methodist Church website said, calling for prayers for her safe return.

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  17. US missionary kidnapped in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Stuff.co.nz

    "Early this morning we received a report that Rev. Phyllis Sortor, our missionary in Nigeria, was abducted from the Hope Academy compound in Emiworo, Kogi state, Nigeria by several persons," the Free Methodist Church website said, calling for prayers for her safe return.

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  18. U.S. missionary Phyllis Sortor, kidnapped in Nigeria, spoke of faithRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Los Angeles Times

    The Rev. Phyllis Sortor, an American missionary with the Free Methodist Church, was kidnapped Monday by masked gunmen in Nigeria, officials said.

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  19. American missionary kidnapped by gunmen in Nigeria - 12 killed by suicide bomber in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Fox News

    A Seattle missionary has been kidnapped in Nigeria and the U.S. government is getting involved to help secure her release, the church she works for said Monday. Church officials said Rev.

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  20. Arik Air introduces new Dubai schedule with greater connectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | GhanaWeb

    Arik Air, West Africa's largest carrier, has introduced a new schedule for its Lagos-Abuja-Dubai route as the airline moves its operations to Terminal 2 at Dubai Airport. The new schedule which comes into effect on February 20, 2015 guarantees better connections within Nigeria.

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