Nigeria Newswire (Page 9)

Nigeria Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Nigeria. (Page 9)

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  1. Controversial Code to 'Cage'the Church: The Adeboye/Obazee storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    ... and two public relations practitioners gathered at an informal meeting to review recent developments in one of Nigeria's biggest exports to the world, the octopodal Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, which, at the last count, has branches in ...

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  2. We will provide succour to Nigerian job seekers through technology - Emplug bossRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    To solve the problem of youth unemployment, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Emplug, a business social network platform, Mr. Azunna Chukwu has outlined how millions of Nigerian job seekers could be engaged through Emplug technology platform. While unveiling the platform at a press conference in Lagos recently, he said that the platform would eliminate middlemen who extort money from job seekers, without giving them the jobs.

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  3. Maje Ayida, Estranged Husband of Toke Makinwa: 'Returning to banking is like committing suicide'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    ... Spa and Wellness Association of Africa. After spending 10-years in the banking industry in the UK, Maje returned to Nigeria. A fitness columnist, he has made numerous television and radio appearances, educating Nigerians on the importance of healthy ...

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  4. Manufacturer cautions CBN over sale of dollar to bureau de changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    As the Central Bank of Nigeria concludes arrangement to resume sale of dollar proceeds of international money transfer to bureau de change operators doing business in Nigeria next week, some manufacturers are calling on the apex bank to put a monitoring mechanism in place to check the activities of BDC, in order to curtail further depreciation of the naira. Speaking with Sunday Vanguard in Lagos, the Chairman, Toiletries and Cosmestics group of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria , Mr. Ikpong Umoh, advised the monetary authority to fund businesses that will add value to the economy, instead of selling dollar to BDC.

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  5. National disgraceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    We are now known as a nation that lacks maintenance culture. Almost all our edifices built at staggering sums, sometimes ten times the cost elsewhere, are left to rot, most times because those in charge want to be able to award contracts for its renovation.

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  6. Create a state for southern Kaduna, Kure urges PMBRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    T O avoid further violent upheavals between militant Fulani herdsmen and natives in southern Kaduna, the National Secretary-General of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, Apostle Emmanuel Nuhu Kure has called on the Federal Government to create a new state for the southern Kaduna people. Responding to the intractable crisis which has claimed over 808 lives, the Kafanchan-based founder/General Overseer of Throneroom Ministry told our correspondent in a telephone interview; "nothing short of giving us a state, since we carry the same identity; that is we are Christians in the Southern Kaduna.

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  7. NPFL 2017 season begins with FC Ifeanyi Ubah protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    FC Ifeanyi Ubah yesterday abandoned the 2017 Nigeria Professional Football League opener against Kano Pillars in a game played at the Sanni Abacha Stadium in Kano. Pillars took the lead in the first half and it was just about it for the match as FCIU refused to file out three minutes after the restart of the second half in protest over poor officiating.

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  8. My tweet did not undermine Nigerian music - Mr EaziRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Ghanamma.com

    ... by a mix tape he is working on called Accra to Lagos. He added that listening to sounds from Ghana and that of Nigeria, has made him come to a realisation that there is a lot of Ghanaian influence found in Nigerian music. "I turned on the TV and I ...

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  9. a Glossary of Ecclesiastical and Liturgical TermsRev. Nelson Iluno,...Read the original story

    Saturday | Nigeriaworld

    ... of this book is a literary man. He loves writing. We know him as a member of the editorial board of the Church of Nigeria daily devotional "The Daily Fountain." His contributions have always been very wonderful and useful. What we have in this book ...

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  10. Niger Ddelta Talks: Osinbajo leads FG delegation to Delta, Bayelsa, RiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    By Emma Amaize and Levinus Nwabughiogu At last, the Federal Government talks with Niger Delta stakeholders, including militants, who have been bombing oil assets to draw attention to challenges in the oil region, begin tomorrow. The talks would see Vice President Yemi Osinbajo leading a high powered delegation of the Federal Government to visit some states in the Niger Delta.

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  11. 2017 projections for power supply: Nigerians resign to fate as system collapses 22 times in 12 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    ... No power while consumers pay for darkness. Today, the general feeling is that the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, has performed the electricity Distribution Companies, DISCOs, and Generation Companies, GENCO. Meanwhile, many ...

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  12. IBORI: Delta people are no fools Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    By Tonnie Iredia The recent release from a British prison of a former Governor of Delta State, Chief James Ibori has since it happened last month attracted comments from across the nation. While many especially Deltans were happy about the development, analysts from other parts of Nigeria were virtually disgusted over what they saw as a sheepish people turning an ex-convict into their hero.

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  13. Christmas in'Biafra' and other storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    ... went on furlough in the last four weeks. I'd chosen silence as a means of introspection and rejuvenation. Sometimes, Nigeria can hit one with such intensity in the gob, and force us to muteness. As every self-respecting newspaper columnist knows, ...

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  14. Nigerian novelist: I was banned from speaking IgboRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    My parents forbade my local language, Igbo, from being spoken in our home when I was a child. Unlike the majority of their contemporaries in our hometown of Umuahia in south-east Nigeria, my parents chose to speak only English to their children.

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  15. Juju music has grown under my leadership in Lagos - AransiolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    If you are looking for a woman living in a man's world, then Seun Aransiola should come to your mind. The highly talented and beautiful juju artiste, is the current governor of Association of Juju Musicians of Nigerian , Lagos State chapter.

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  16. Southern Kaduna crisis: Making sense of claims and counter claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    By Luka Binniyat As peace appears to be gradually returning to embattled Southern Kaduna, the two dominant socio-cultural groups on the two sides of the conflicts gave different reasons for the seemingly unceasing wave of violence which broke out in May, 2016. But in the end, they both wished for peace and sincere reconciliation.

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  17. Government has no business in Church administration - Raymond EdijalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    The immediate past Chairman of Udu Local Government Council of Delta and a Board Member of Delta Development and Property Authority as well as the State Vice President, Urhobo Democratic Assembly , Hon Raymond Edijala, says the Federal Government has no business interfering in the internal activities of the Church. Edijala, who spoke in Warri, Delta State, while reacting to the code of the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria on leaders of religious organisations, said in as much as churches do their business within the confines of the laws of the land, government does not have the capacity to interfere in the running of their affairs mostly when it comes to the appointment or regulation of the tenure of overseers.

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  18. Recession'll be over soon- ClericRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    P resident of Western Nigeria Union Conference of Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Nigeria, Pastor Oyeleke Owolabi has said the current economic challenge in the country will soon be a thing of the past. Speaking at the inauguration of newly elected church officers, directors and executive committee members during 2nd Quadrennial Constituency session of Lagos Mainland Conference of the church, Owolabi urged Nigerians to be prayerful and be patient with the Buhari-led administration.

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  19. SSANU, NASU, NAAT begin five-day warning strike tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    ... ministers of education, labour and employment, Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission and President, Nigeria Labour Congress.

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  20. 51 years after death in 1966 coup: People misunderstood Akintola - DaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    ... that Akintola said, tell me today where you can find the answers to all that. There is still a lots of ignorance in Nigeria. Akintola said so much and today he is no more . They gave him all sorts of names going from Baba Lamilami to Akintola taku, ...

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