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Governor Ayade Directs His Appointees To Wear ‘Made In Calabar’ Garments

Cross River State Governor Ben Ayade has said that henceforth, political appointees will be mandated to wear clothes manufactured at the recently commissioned Calabar Garment Factory. The governor also said that by the end of June, anything he puts on, will be made form the garment factory. The governor made this known on Thursday while briefing journalists after…

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Black Excellence! 27-Year-Old Nigerian Lady To Receive National Honour From Queen Elizabeth II

Nigeria’s Miss Anne-Marie Osawemwemze Imafidon will on Friday be decorated by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, with the prestigious honour of Member of the Most Excellent British Empire (MBE) for her services to young women with specialty in Sciences, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The eldest daughter of Prof. Chris and Ann Imafidon from Edo…

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Nollywood Actress Moji Olaiya Is Dead

The sad incident occurred Thursday morning in Canada following a cardiac arrest just two months after giving birth. Two of her close friends, Saheed Balogun and Opeyemi Aiyeola have expressed shock and disbelief at the passing of the actress. Speaking to a correspondent of THENETNG on the phone, Saheed confirmed the story: This is sad, really sad. Moji is dead. I just…

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Senate Chides, Investigates Buhari’s Nominee For ‘Resuming’ Without Confirmation

The Senate has fumed at one of the 23 persons appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari to head federal agencies, Lanre Gbajabiamila, for allegedly resuming without awaiting the confirmation of the upper legislative chamber. Coming under Order 43 – Personal Explanation – of the Senate Rule Book, the lawmaker representing Kogi West, Senator Dino Melaye pointed…

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Senator Adeleke Died of Excessive Sedative, Analgesic Not Poison, Pathologist Says

A pathologist, Solaja Olufemi, who conducted autopsy examination on the first civilian governor of Osun State, Isiaka Adeleke, has refuted the belief that Adeleke was poisoned, explaining that there were no traces of poison or heavy metal in the examined body of the deceased. Speaking on Wednesday while testifying before the Coroner inquest in Osogbo,…

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Obama’s True Feelings About Trump: “He’s Nothing But a Bullsh–ter”!

Cool, even-keeled, no-drama Barack Obama is one of the few people in the country who hasn’t publicly opined on the tweets and turmoil wrought by President Donald Trump. And so a persistent question to those close to the former president is: What does Obama really think of the man now occupying the Oval Office? “He’s nothing but a bullsh–ter,” Obama told two…

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Nigeria Is The 146th Country To Endorse Paris Climate Change – United Nations

The UN says Nigeria is the 146th country to endorse the Paris Climate Change agreement as the country presented its endorsement on Tuesday. Santiago Villalpando, Chief of the Treaty Section of the UN, stated this at the presentation of the Climate Change Endorsement instrument by Nigeria’s Ambassador and Permanent Representative to UN, Prof. Tijani Bande. The Paris climate…

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