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I will hold you responsible for any attack – Fayose tells Fulani leaders

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has told Serikin Fulani in the state, Muhammed Abashe, that he will be held responsible for any further attack in the state. The governor, who was furious about the recent killing of a Tiv woman in Orin Ekiti by people suspected to be Fulani herders, said Abashe had failed in […]

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Bishop Uzoukwu appealed to political office holders to help alleviate Poverty in Nigeria

Bishop Martins Uzoukwu of the Catholic Diocese of Minna on Wednesday appealed to political office holders to create projects that would alleviate poverty among the people of their various constituencies. Uzoukwu told newsmen in Minna that democracy was all about meeting the expectations of the people through the provision of basic amenities that would impact […]

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Nigeria@48: Nigeria’s Voice of Clarion Call (1)

Arise, O Compatriots, Nigeria‘s Call Obey The above highlighted extract is the first line of the Nigerian National Anthem. The word compatriot in the simplest breakdown means a countrymen or women. But, it does not end with this fundamental definition. It also contains strong positive connotation which has to do with optimistic attitude (spirit) of […]

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PDP Merely Presenting APC Rejects As Defectors – Rivers APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, Rivers State Chapter said they will resist adding value to dishonest MMM-like money-making schemes by some PDP leaders to feather their nest over inconsequential and worthless defections especially when it has become the easiest means to pocket Wike’s money. Such PDP leaders know themselves and need not be named here. […]

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Global-IP Announces the Selection of SpaceX to Launch its 150 Gbps GiSAT-1

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands–(BUSINESS WIRE/ME NewsWire)– Global-IP Cayman, the innovative satellite communications company with the mission to bring cost-effective Internet and related value-added services to Sub-Saharan Africa, announced today it has signed a launch services agreement with Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (“SpaceX”) for its first communication satellite GiSAT-1. GiSAT-1 is a High-Throughput Satellite (“HTS”) with […]