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Uduaghan Bags Sun Man Of The Year Award, Says Award Is For All Deltans

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State was on Saturdayhonoured as the Sun man of the year for the year 2013. The awards in its 11th edition has since its inception in 2003 been designed to celebrate members of the Nigerian society who have distinguished themselves in their various fields of endeavour including government so encourage them to do more, while ...

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Mild Drama At Sun Awards As Information Minister Refuses To Identify With KwanKwaso

A mild drama ensued at the Sun awards on Saturday after the Minister of Information, Mr.Labaran Maku was asked to be part of the dignitaries that presented the Sun Man of the year Award to one of the recipient Governor Rabiu KwanKwaso of Kano State. Mr. Maku, registering his objection, literally walked off the podium, despite of several pleas by ...

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Queen Ure Visits Home For The Blind; Donates Mattresses, Food Items

Popular artist Queen Ure and her fans on Saturday visited the Bethesda home for the blind, donating food and household materials for the upkeep of the inmates of the house located at Agege motor Road, Ojuelegba in Surulere, Lagos. The visit was part of the monthly visit to physically challenged and needy individuals done by Queen Ure fan Club. Presenting ...

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Club Proprietor Dies In Training

The proprietor of Ogun State League defending champions Destiny Sports Club (DSC FC), Pastor Abraham Shola Oki is dead. Oki who hails from Itsekiri tribe in Delta State slumped while watching his team train last Saturday at the club’s training ground in Badagry. Oki who was the Founding Pastor Destiny Worship Center according to one of his players died at ...

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Veteran Sports Broadcaster Walter Oyatogun Is Dead

With deep hearts, we the family of Oyatogun, announce the death of our loving father, husband, grandfather and friend, Mr. Walter Oyatogun. He was a sport man, boxer and a wonderful person. A man that has held the sports world for a very long time and also trained so many athletes. Truly you have created an impact in our lives ...

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Business Woman Arraigned For Issuing N9.4m, Dud Cheque

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday, February 13, 2014 arraigned one Ngozi  Ibeka before Justice Valentine Ashi of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, Wuse, Abuja on a 14-count charge bordering on fraud and breach of trust. Ibeka, Managing Director of Em-Lette Nigeria Limited is alleged to have received several supplies of rice  from Stallion Nigeria Limited ...

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Delta unveils Warri maternal, childcare centre

Delta State government has commissioned a 100-bed maternal and childcare centre at the Warri Central Hospital. The State Governor Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan said the free maternal and child care schemes were borne out of the high premium government placed on the health of women and children. “Our unflinching resolve to protect the lives and health of our women and children ...

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SSS arrests kidnappers of Ebonyi ex-lawmaker

The State Security Service, Ebonyi Command, has arrested two alleged kidnappers of Chief Kennedy Ogba, the former Deputy Leader of the State Assembly, The brother-in-law to Dr Sam Egwu, a former governor of the state, was kidnapped on February 7. The State Director of the SSS, Mr Laasan Baba, while parading the suspects, said Ogba was kidnapped at Nsurakpa Village ...

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Katsina allocates funds for water provision

Katsina government has allocated the sum of N9.6 billion  to ensure provision of clean water in the region this year. Governor Ibrahim Shema disclosed the amount on Friday at the commissioning of a semi-urban water supply project in Batsari. Shema said within the last six years, government had spent N7 billion on provision of portable water. He said about 3 ...

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FIRS formulates new tax regime for multinationals, enterprises

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has developed a new tax regime for multinationals and enterprises operating in the country. Speaking in Lagos at the opening of a stakeholders’ engagement on ‘Filing of Transfer Pricing (TP) Returns,” the acting Executive Chairman, FIRS, Alhaji Kabir Mashi, said the regime would also help fight tax evasion that are embedded in under-pricing of ...

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