Author: MJA

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(For Nigeria; A nation on hell’s tongue) On the world map My country is located in the continent Housing more burnt countries Than the dark memories in the head Of a boy with no home to home his body; One, housing dead faces, voices & portraits Of everyone who turned his heart into water. Covering a square kilometres of land Fertile enough to cultivate & nurture corruption & everything that could turn a girl Against her conscience & the bond That binds her to her mother. Her population is a million times The number of times the sun couldn’t Reach…

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2019: Remove Hate Narratives From Political Communication, IPC tells Journalists Ahead of the 2019 general elections in Nigeria, The International Press Center (IPC) has tasked online Journalists and bloggers in the country to remove hate narratives from the political communication so as to make electoral environment conducive. The Director of IPC Mr. Lanre Arogundade, who made the called at a Training for Online Journalists/Bloggers, on conflict sensitive reporting of elections, said that evidence shows that hate speeches strive more in online environment. Mr Arogundade further said the training is apt because the online environment now occupies a very central place…

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Stay at home till further notice, organise Labour tell workers The organised Labour in Nigeria has directed workers in public and private sector to remain at home as from midnight today, till further notice. Speaking during a joint press conference by the Nigeria Labour Congress, (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the United Labour Congress (ULC), President of NLC, Comrade Ayuba Wabba said this is due to the refusal of Federal government to reconvene the meeting of the Tripartite National Minimum Wage Committee to enable it conclude its work. According to Wabba, the action is in compliance with the decision…

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Former vice president, Atiku Abubakar and Governor of Gombe state, Ibrahim Dankwambo have reacted to earth tremor which caused scare in parts of Abuja. Former vice president, Atiku Abubakar and Governor of Gombe state, Ibrahim Dankwambo have reacted to earth tremor which caused scare in parts of Abuja. DAILY POST had reported that residents of several parts of the federal capital were thrown into panic following the occurrence of earth tremors. However, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, FEMA, gave reasons for the development and issued safety tips for Speaking on the development, Atiku used his Twitter handle to encourage residents…

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President of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), Comrade Marwan Mustapha Adamu spoke on struggle for financial autonomy of the judiciary and a pension board for the arm of government. Excerpts. Capital projects fund release The Federal Government’s slow pace of releasing funds for capital projects in both federal and state governments for the judiciary is alarming. This, to me, is not good for the judiciary. We believe that things should be done the right way. How do you expect people to get justice in a place that is not conducive or a place that is dilapidated? Also, how…

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The British Prime Minister, Theresa May on Tuesday, stated that Nigeria was the home of the highest number of poor people in the world. The prime-minister said this while observing that Africa was home to a majority of the world’s fragile states, and a quarter of the world’s displaced people. Speaking in Cape Town, South Africa, May said 87 million Nigerians were living below the poverty line of $1 and 90 cents per day. She said, “Much of Nigeria is thriving, with many individuals enjoying the fruits of a resurgent economy, yet 87 million Nigerians live below $1 and 90…

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I am The Most Qualify Aspirant For Nasarawa Guber race – Kigbu Bar Dauda Shuaibu Kigbu is a retired Federal permanent Secretary. An All Progressives Congress, APC, gubernatorial aspirant in Nasarawa State, He speaks on why he is on the race among others. Excerpt. The man Dauda Shuaibu Knigbu My name is Dauda Shuaibu Kigbu, I was born 16 years ago in Barkin Abdullahi in Lafia LGA of Nasarawa State. I went to primary school in Adogi primary school in 1964-70, in 1971-75 I was in Government College now Government Science School Lafia, in 1975-79 I was in Ahmadu…

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South African police on Thursday intercepted a Russian-registered cargo ship allegedly carrying illegal weapons and explosives en route to Lagos, Nigeria. The vessel, named Lada, had reportedly left Madagascar before stopping at Ngqura port outside the eastern city of Port Elizabeth, where it was detained after a security check on Sunday. “We are aware that she has dangerous cargo — explosives and weapons — on board,” Olwethu Mdabula, spokeswoman for the Transnet state transport company told AFP. She declined to give further details. Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi, spokesman for the Hawks police investigative unit, confirmed to AFP that the vessel was…

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The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has urged Nigerians to use the occasion of Eid-el-Kabir to unite and fight people and things that holds the country down. President of the congress, Comrade Ayuba Wabba in his massage to commemorate the occasion said Eid-el- Kabir symbolises sacrifice, discipline, faith, the spirit of give and take, love of God and love for our neighbour, obedience to and total submission to God our creator. “we use this opportunity to appeal to all Nigerians, not only Muslims to imbibe the spirit of Eid-el-Kabir. No time is more auspicious than now for us to imbibe these…

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