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There Are States That Have Almost 24-Hours Of Electricity – Fashola

Babatunde Fashola, Nigeria’s Minister of Power, Works and Housing, says there are states in Nigeria that have constant supply of electricity. Speaking on Wednesday on Sunrise Daily, a programme on Channels Television, he said country’s transmission capacity has increased. According to Fashola, the transmission capacity has increased to about 8,100 watts as at December 2018.…

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Investigation Reveals Nigerians Spend N767.23bn On Airtime In Three Months

Subscribers to mobile telecommunications services in Nigeria spent about N767.23bn on airtime purchase from November 2018 to January 2019, investigations have revealed. This figure is based on the number of subscribers in the three months under review, which was obtained from the Nigerian Communications Commission, and the industry’s Average Revenue Per User provided by network…

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Tribunal Begins Hearing On Atiku’s Petition Against Buhari’s Presidential Victory 

The Presidential Election Tribunal will, today (wednesday) commence hearing in the petition filed by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, against the declaration of President Muhammadu Buhari, of the All Progessive Congress (APC), by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as winner of the February 23 presidential election. The tribunal had…

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Survey Reveals Police, Power Sector As Most Corrupt Institutions In Nigeria 

The Police in Nigeria have emerged as the most corrupt public institution in the country, according to a new survey released today by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) The power sector was ranked second in the survey’s corruption index, which examined five public institutions in Nigeria in the last 5 years. Other public institutions…

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OB Cuisine: 1Q Foodplatter Shares How To Prepare Tasty Chicken Coconut Sauce

Chicken Coconut Sauce is great choice that will add exciting moments to your meal times. Its perfect if you’re looking to level up your regular chicken tomato sauce. According to 1Q Foodplatter: “it is better served with plain boiled rice or couscous. This is my idea of a Nigerian Sunday lunch idea or special occasions.” she says. Photo…

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Empire Star-Actor, Jussie Smollett’s Criminal Case Dropped! 

Hollywood and Empire star-actor, Jussie Smollett who was meant to be prosecuted for allegedly faking a racial attack has been set free after all charges were dropped. According to TMZ, Jussie and his lawyers ran to court Tuesday morning in Chicago, where he was facing 16 felony counts of lying to police in the alleged…

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Nigeria’s Former Minister, Obiageli Ezekwesili Wins Forbes Woman Africa Social Influencer Award

Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, the former Education Minister, has been announced as Forbes Woman Africa Social Influencer at the prestigious Forbes Woman Africa Awards inaugural gala dinner held this March in Durban, South Africa. A former vice-president for Africa of the World Bank, co-founder of Transparency International, and anti-corruption activist, the award celebrates her efforts in…

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