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NIGERIAN AVIATION AUTHORITY TO SANCTION TELECOMS OPERATORS OVER DEBT

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority has said the agency will sanction telecoms operators who failed to pay their debt to it.

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FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO CONSIDER REDUCTION IN CRUDE OIL OUTPUT

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that Nigeria could consider a reduction in crude oil production in support of efforts to shore up the price of the commodity.

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JAMB HINTS AT POSSIBLE 2019 UTME POSTPONEMENT

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has postponed the mock examination of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination slated to start from Saturday because of the presidential and National Assembly elections.

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FEDERAL GOVERNMENT DECLARES TOMORROW PUBLIC HOLIDAY

The Federal Government has declared Friday, February 22, 2019, as a public holiday, in preparation for the February 23 presidential and parliamentary elections.

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INEC PROMISES RESCHEDULED ELECTIONS WON’T BE SHIFTED AGAIN

The National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Festus Okoye has said the electoral body has corrected all logistic issues that led to the postponement of last Saturday election and is not prepared for further extension of the election date.

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PRESIDENCY CHARGED TO SECURE LEAH SHARIBU’S RELEASE

The family of abducted Dapchi schoolgirl, Leah Sharibu has renewed their call on the Federal Government to be committed to its promise to facilitate their daughter’s release.

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CHRISTIAN MONARCHS ENTER TALKS WITH MIYETTI ALLAH OVER HERDERS, FARMERS’ CRISIS

Nigerian monarchs under the aegis of  the Association of Christian Traditional Rulers of Nigeria have met with the leadership of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association to find a lasting solution to herders-farmers’ conflict.

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JAMB TO CLOSE 2019 UTME REGISTRATION THIS THURSDAY

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has suspended 17 Computer-Based Test centres from registering candidates for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination for involving in  different forms of malpractices.

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REACTIONS TRAIL PRESIDENT BUHARI’S WARNING TO BALLOT BOX SNATCHERS

President Muhammadu Buhari has come under attack for declaring that death awaits ballot box snatchers during the February 23 Presidential and National Assembly elections.

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PRESIDENCY DEBUNKS RUMOURS SUGGESTING PLANS TO SACK INEC CHAIRMAN

The Presidency has debunked rumours making rounds in some quarters that there are plans to remove Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman Mahmood Yakubu over the abrupt postponement of the general elections.

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