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Trump hits out at Pakistan for offering safe haven to `agents of chaos`

Unveiling his long-awaited strategy for Afghanistan on Monday, Trump hit out at Pakistan saying "it has much to lose by continuing to harbor criminals and terrorists." 
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Grammatical errors that welcomed the President home

In the euphoria that has, since Saturday, greeted the return of President Muhammadu Buhari to Nigeria, many people could not escape committing different types of errors in their comments. While some o
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Mass promotion, redeployment in aviation agencies

Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The Federal Government on Monday approved a backlog of promotion in agencies under the aviation arm of the Federal Ministry of Transportation. The Minister of State for Aviatio
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NIMASA expresses concerns about carbon emissions from ships

Anna Okon The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency has raised concerns about carbon emissions from ships and other sources in the maritime sector and has convened a forum to tackle the i
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Dangote to engage Nigerian vendors in building refinery

’Femi Asu The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, on Monday, said the management of Dangote refinery had agreed to select competent Nigerian vendors that would participate in the constr
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Allocate 40% of budget to infrastructure, groups urge FG

Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The Federal Government has been urged to allocate 40 per cent of the 2018 budget to capital projects in order to boost development in critical sectors of the economy. The Centre f
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W’Bank, others may not fund Nigeria’s coal-to-power projects – Report

Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The development of coal deposits for power generation will not qualify for funding from the World Bank and many multilateral financial institutions despite the abundance of the
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It’s possible to make a fortune from publishing – Imasuen

Chux Ohai Author and now publisher, Eghosa Imasuen, must have got some tongues wagging a few years ago when he dumped his medical practice for a managerial stint with Kachifo Limited, an independent p
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For charismatic Okigbo, a feast in the making

A conference to mark the 50th anniversary of the death of iconic poet, Christopher Okigbo, will hold at the University of Ibadan, AKEEM LASISI writes By 1960, he stood tall among the four Nigerian wri
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Bielderman resigns as NAHCO CEO

Nigerian Aviation Handling Company Plc has announced the resignation of  the company’s Chief Executive Officer, Norbert Bielderman. This was contained in a letter by the company to the Nigerian Stock
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Akwa Ibom boosts infrastructure to attract local, foreign investors

Stanley Opara The Akwa Ibon State Government says it is developing infrastructural capacity across board to attract meaningful local and foreign investments into the state. Over 50 foreign investors,
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Won't be silent on Pakistan's safe havens to terrorist groups, says Donald Trump

President Donald Trump will today unveil his new Afghanistan policy in rare Monday night prime-time address to a nation. Trump will make his first prime-time broadcast to the nation as president at 9
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