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Fayemi, Amosun, Others Bag NACC’s Good Governance Award

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi (left) receiving an Award of Good Governance from the President, Nigerian-American Chamber for Commerce and Industry, Mazi Sam...

The Imperative of Broadband in Nigeria’s Remotest Villages

The Imperative of Broadband in Nigeria’s Remotest Villages Speech delivered by: Mr. Kayode Jegede, Special Adviser, Infrastructure and Public Utilities, Ekiti State At the NCC Stakeholders’...

Court Jails Two For Currency Counterfeiting

Two alleged fraudsters being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for allegedly being in possession of fake United States Dollar bills...
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Suspected Islamists attack Nigeria military barracks

Scores of suspected Islamist gunmen stormed a military barracks in northeast Nigeria on Friday, spraying gunfire on the troops inside before torching the compound, the army and residents said. The military has reportedly deployed fighter jets and ground…
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Nigeria sentences mastermind of Christmas Day blast to life

A Nigerian court on Friday sentenced the man behind a 2011 Christmas Day bombing to life in prison, in one of the highest profile convictions linked to the Boko Haram Islamist insurgency. Rights group have been pressuring Nigeria to take more Boko Haram…

ADF partial risk guarantee program to stimulate private investment in the Nigerian power sector

TUNIS, Tunisia, December 18, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) (http://www.afdb.org) approved an African...

Western Union's PASS initiative reaches 250,000 pass milestone

LONDON, United-Kingdom, December 18, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ - The Western Union Company (http://www.westernunion.com/) (NYSE:WU), a leader in global payment services and a Global...
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1111 couples tie the knot in Nigeria mass wedding [VIDEO]

A total of 1,111 Muslim couples tied the knot at a mass wedding on Thursday in Nigeria's second largest city of Kano as part of a government to prome stable families. Divorcees and widows were paired up with suitors in a match-making program.
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More than 1,000 couples marry in Nigeria mass wedding

More than 1,000 Muslim couples tied the knot at a mass wedding Thursday in Nigeria's second city of Kano, part of a government programme aimed at promoting stable families. The elaborate event at the city's central mosque included 1,111 previously divorced…

Dickson Calls for Expansion of Naval Command in Bayelsa

Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson has urged the Nigerian Navy to expand its operations to cover the Agge axis in the Ekeremor Local...