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Why we could not air Atiku’s AUN programme – NTA

The Nigerian Television Authority, NTA, on Sunday has explained why it could not air a live broadcast after receiving payment from the American University of Nigeria, AUN.

NTA said its failure not to air the programme as agreed was due to technical issues and not political interference.

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Mon, 26 November 2018


Buhari’s anti-graft war a scam - Green Party

The Green Party of Nigeria has described the fight against corruption by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration as a scam.

The party, through its Ogun East Senatorial Candidate, Armstrong Akintunde said: “The youths of the country have learned their lessons from this APC govern [...]

Mon, 26 November 2018


We are not going to beat people to vote for APC - Sen. Enang

Sen. Ita Enang, Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on National Assembly Matters, said that the presidency had directed All Progressives Congress, APC, candidates to base their campaigns on issues in the 2019 elections.

Enang said this during a church service at Presbyterian [...]

Sun, 25 November 2018


PDP challenges Buhari to debate with Atiku, alleges insensitivity

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to a live, one-on-one debate with its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, on critical sectors of national life.

The PDP in a statement on Sunday by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, said Buhari i [...]

Sun, 25 November 2018


Obj, GEJ, Saraki, others storm Yola for Atiku

Yola, capital of Adamawa state literarily came to a standstill, Sunday, as dignitaries from all walks of life stormed the city for the turbaning of Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as the seventh Waziri of Adamawa Emirate and to mark his 72 birthday.

Atik [...]

Sun, 25 November 2018


20 states against N30k minimum wage

 here are indications that the Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, may face tougher battles in the days ahead in their quest to get state governors to implement the N30,000 minimum wage proposed by the Ammal Pepple-led committee.

Close to 20 state governors have expressed reservations over the [...]

Sun, 25 November 2018


Bello canvasses Thai investment, commits to solar power devt

The Federal Capital Territory Administration has said it is ready to assist local and foreign investors to set up businesses in the FCT to explore the huge investment opportunities in the territory, especially in solar power generation and processing of agricultural products for local consumption and [...]

Sun, 25 November 2018


DRTS moves to eliminate rickety, unpainted

 FCT Director of Directorate of Road Traffic Services, DRTS, Engr. Aliyu Bodinga, has said that the directorate would intensify patrol to eliminate rickety and unpainted taxis plying roads within the Federal Capital Territory. 

He disclosed this to The Abuja Inquirer while commenting [...]

Sun, 25 November 2018


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