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2019: If You Need a Change, Make a Change

By Kingsley Iwok Sadly, from progressive country, in seventies, to retrogressive at the present;  Small and medium scale businesses are getting off the markets in droves, on daily basis, whilst indigenous companies are increasingly winding up for imperialistic dominant multinational companies and food production dwindling in geometrical proportion against the daily

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Insecurity: Nigeria On the Brink

On August 7, 2016, gunmen ambushed and killed 11 soldiers in Niger State, one of the states sharing boundary with the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja, Nigeria’s seat of government. Confirming the incident the  spokesman for the Nigerian Army, Colonel Sani Usman, said, “Following covert surveillance and intelligence reports on

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Museveni makes roadside call on cheap phone

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni surprised residents of Kyeirumba village with a roadside phone call using a cheap ' kabiriti' on Monday. He sat on a chair by the road and spoke on the phone for about 30 minutes, as his security detail waited. He directed the officers not to block traffic. Museveni

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Education ministry, stakeholders agree on N2,500 as post-UTME screening fee

The Federal Ministry of Education and other stakeholders in the tertiary education sub-sector have agreed on N2,500 as the fee for post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) screening. This is contained in a statement issued by Prof. Michael Faborode, the Secretary-General, Association of Vice-Chancellors of Nigerian Universities (AVCNU) in Abuja. Faborode said the

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