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Obaseki hails Chief of Defence Staff, Irabor, urges support to end banditry, criminality in Edo forests, waterways

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has lauded the Chief of Defense Staff, Gen. Lucky Irabor, for his continuous efforts at improving security in the country, urging the collaboration and support of the defence chief to eliminate bandits and other criminals from Edo forests.   Obaseki gave the commendation on Tuesday in Benin when […]

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Late Sani Dangote instrumental to FG’s tomato, other agricultural policies — Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says late Sani Dangote was instrumental to developing the Federal Government’s tomato and other agricultural policies. Osinbajo disclosed this on Wednesday, in Kano, when he visited business magnate, Aliko Dangote, to commiserate with him over the death of his younger brother, Sani Dangote, the Group vice President of the Dangote Group. […]

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5 African Presidents, others meet to discuss Africa’s post-COVID economy at AEC – Organisers

Presidents from five African countries are set to converge on Sal Island, Cape Verde, for the African Economic Conference, 2021, organisers said on Wednesday.   The presidents to be attending the high-level economic meeting include:  President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana; President José Maria Neves of the Republic of Cape Verde and President Felix-Antoine Tshilombo of […]

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“I convened 2014 National Confab to address seeds of discord” – Ex-President Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan says he convened the 2014 National Conference with the intention to create an environment for Nigerians to address issues pushing citizens towards divisive politics and sowing the seeds of discord.   Jonathan stated this in his remarks at the “2nd Igbo Nsukka Zik Annual Merit Award”, in memory of the first […]