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World Endangered Species Day: Grassroots Awareness Necessary – Don

Prof. Nasiru Idris, Dean, Faculty of Environmental Sciences, Nasarawa State University, Keffi, says awareness at the local level will help save wildlife endangered species.   Idris said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abuja on the backdrop of the World Endangered Species Day Celebrations.   Endangered Species Day is observed on the ...

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Adeleke Charged with Certificate Forgery

Ademola Adeleke

The police in Abuja have charged Senator Ademola Adeleke with certificate forgery. He was charged this morning at an Abuja magistrates’ court. Adeleke is also the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Osun State, in the election held last September. An election tribunal validated his election in a split ruling in March. An Appeal court will shortly pronounce ...

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PDP Quarrels over Adeleke

Ademola Adeleke

Piqued by the supposed detention of Sen. Ademola Adeleke, the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the action and called for his immediate and unconditional release. The Governorship Candidate of PDP in Osun, according to the party was arrested by the police in Abuja. The Party National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, made the call at a press conference ...

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Chelsea, Tottenham Make UEFA Champions League, Arsenal Out

Gonzalo Higuain

Chelsea secured a place in next season’s Champions League on Sunday as Manchester United and Arsenal badly fluffed their lines in the race to finish in the Premier League’s top four. Maurizio Sarri’s side beat Watford 3-0 to lift them into third spot behind Liverpool and Manchester City and their day was made all the sweeter as United drew at ...

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Jonathan, Atiku, Saraki, Others Pay Tribute to Late President Yar’Adua

Late former President Umaru Yar’Adua with then Vice President Goodluck Jonathan during their term

Former President Goodluck Jonathan, former vice president Atiku Abubakar and the President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki, have paid tribute to late former President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua who died 9 years ago. Jonathan who served with Yar’Adua as Vice President and later became president after his death, described the late Yar’Adua as a selfless leader. He stressed that the ...

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AEDC Lists FCT Communities to Experience Load Shedding

AEDC Logo

Full list of communities in the Nigeria’s federal capital territory (FCT), Abuja, that may have electricity supply shortage has been release by the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC). According to the electricity distribution company, some electricity supply feeders from Kukwaba transmission station supplying power to some communities in the FCT will experience load shedding, pending replacement of the faulty breaker ...

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