We have spent over N7bn on Mali crisis – Jonathan

  President Goodluck Jonathan has said that Nigeria has spent over $34 million (about N7 billion) on the ongoing deployment of troops and logistics support to calm the ongoing crisis in Mali. Jonathan made this known Tuesday, affirming that he has also made additional $5million pledge to further support the crisis ridden country. He added that Nigeria More...

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By 247ureports On Wednesday, January 30th, 2013
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NMA criminalizes strike in health sector

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) is to sanction appropriately, any affiliate or group or state/ FCT branch of the association who embark on any strike action without clear approval from the national body. Addressing More...

By 247ureports On Wednesday, January 30th, 2013
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I am Desperate – Gov. Obi

Gov. Peter Obi of Anambra State has described himself as a desperate man. He said he was not desperate for political office, wealth, fame or any of those things he described as “fleeting attributes of being”, More...

By 247ureports On Wednesday, January 30th, 2013
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Bayelsa Saves N1.25billion for Payment of Gratuity to Pensioners, Commences Payment

Bayelsa State Government says it has saved the sum of N1.25 billion for the payment of gratuity to pensioners with the payment to commence on Thursday, this week. Dropping the hint at a parley with Chairmen and More...

By 247ureports On Tuesday, January 29th, 2013
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Dud Cheques: EFCC Arraigns Hon. Aliyu Gebi

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 arraigned Hon. Aliyu Gebi of the Federal House of Representatives before Justice Abba Mohammed of the Federal Capital Territory High More...

By 247ureports On Tuesday, January 29th, 2013
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Methamphetamine: NDLEA, Lagos Government Move against Cartel in Lagos, Nanka

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) and the Lagos State Government are working towards the eradication of illegal methamphetamine production in Lagos. Governor of Lagos State, His Excellency, Babatunde More...

By 247ureports On Tuesday, January 29th, 2013
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Obi is the best Governor Anambra has had – Archbishop

  The Archbishop of Onitsha and the Metropolitan of Onitsha Ecclesiastical Province, Most Rev. Valerian Okeke has described Governor Peter Obi as the best Governor Anambra State has had since creation. He More...

By 247ureports On Tuesday, January 29th, 2013
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Gov. Dickson Inaugurates State-Owned Construction Company …To Generate Profit and Jobs

The Chairman and Board members of the newly inaugurated Bayelsa State Construction and Dredging Company have been charged to run the outfit purely on commercial grounds with a view to shoring up the internally More...

By 247ureports On Tuesday, January 29th, 2013
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Iran announces launch of monkey into space

Iran’s  state-run media said Monday the nation’s space program has successfully launched  a monkey-manned rocket into space. The rocket, called Pisihgam, which means “Pioneer” in  Farsi,   reportedly More...

By 247ureports On Tuesday, January 29th, 2013
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Oyegun, Okadigbo’s Teacher, Ex-Nut President, Deputy Gov Of Old Anambra, 86, Dies

*as crack in South East Gov’s Forum threatens burial plans. The former Secretary to the Anambra state Government (SSG), and one-time governorship candidate, Prince Osita Ezenwa has formally announced the passing More...