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SEPLAT: Driving SDG4 through PEARLs Quiz Contest

For over seven years, one of the leading indigenous oil and gas exploration and production company, Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc, in collaboration with the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company, has been making positive impact in the lives secondary school students in its host communities through the PEARLs quiz competition in …

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Appeal Court verdict: Delta APC Reps member lauds judiciary

The All Progressives Congress (APC) member representing Ughelli North, Ughelli South and Udu Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. (Rev.) Francis Ejiroghene Waive has described the judiciary as the last hope of the common man. Waive is basking on his victory at the Appeal Court sitting in Benin, …

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CAF approves Uyo for Eagles, Benin clash

’Tana Aiyejina The Confederation of African Football has approved the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo as match venue for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier between the Super Eagles and Benin Republic on November 13, our correspondent has learnt. The continental football body also approved 5pm for the kick-off …

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SPECIAL REPORT: Despite huge investment in power, Nigeria suffered…

Nigerians woke up on Wednesday, May 8, to a nationwide power outage that cut off power from many homes and factories leading to reduced load allocations to the distribution companies (DisCos). At about 5:29 am the following day (Thursday, May 9, 2019), the grid collapsed again, compounding the nation’s energy …

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"Rebury my wife beside me when I’m gone," aide reveals ex-coach’s wish

Late This was made known by his manager, Emma Ado, during a programme on Channels Television on Wednesday, June 8, 2016. The ex-coach and captain of the Super Eagles, who was reported to have passed away in Benin State after suffering cardiac arrest, instructed his close aides to ensure that …

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15 facts about the Air Peace boss, Allen Onyema

Allen Onyema After the xenophobic attacks by South Africans against Nigerians, many of them decided to return home. To help them, Allen Onyema, the chief executive officer of Air Peace, offered to fly them home gratis. This exercise, as Onyema told journalists on Thursday 12 September, cost him over N280 …

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Poor state of roads in Edo

Most federal and state-owned roads are gradually turning into death-traps and hotspot for bandits and kidnappers. I am appealing to President Buhari to repair the roads. Potholes are ubiquitous on Nigerian roads but there are gaping holes in the road leading from Benin-Abuja. There are deep gullies on Benin-Warri road, …

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Power Supply Drops to 2472MW as NNPC Fixes Ruptured Pipeline

•Corporation insists ruptured line won’t affect power production •Says it would be fixed in 3 days Chineme Okafor in Abuja and Adibe Emenyonu in Benin City The volume of electricity produced by power generation companies (Gencos) in Nigeria and supplied to homes and offices in the country yesterday dropped to …

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