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Otedola donates N5bn to DJ Cuppy’s foundation

Business mogul, Femi Otedola, has donated N5bn to the Cuppy Foundation, a philanthropic project of his daughter, Florence Otedola, popularly known as DJ Cuppy. Mr Otedola, who was represented by another of his daughters, Tolani, made the announcement during the ‘Gold Gala,’ an event by his daughter at Transcorp Hilton …

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Power generation collapses to 145MW

3′ BUSINESS & ECONOMY Power generation collapses to 145MW Published November 11, 2019 •We’ve restored grid –TCN Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The total amount of power on Nigeria’s grid collapsed from a peak of 4,735.8 megawatts on Friday to as low as 145MW on Saturday but the Transmission Company of Nigeria …

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Presidency explains why Osinbajo’s aides were asked to go

The presidency has broken its silence on why some aides of Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo were asked to go. The appointments of more than 30 aides of the nation’s number two citizen were terminated on Wednesday. Some top aides of Osinbajo had refused to comment on the development, with Laolu Akande, …

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SDP chieftain, Eze Chikamnayo dumps party for PDP in Abia

Eze Chikamnayo, a third-time Commissioner for Information in Abia state and the House of Assembly candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) for Umunneochi State constituency seat in the last 2019 election, has dumped his party (SDP) for the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state. Chikamnayo, prior to …

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Youths chase monarch out of Edo community

THE Enogie (Duke) of Ogan community in Orhionmwon Local Government Area of Edo State HRH George Igbinovia has fled his palace and community to avoid being lynched by angry youths. Many residents who also abandoned the community since last Saturday were yet to return at press time. The Enogie’s palace, …

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Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Monday morning

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Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Sunday alleged that political terrorists said it planned to retain the zoning of its presidential slot ahead of the 2023 general election in the North East and South-East geo-political zones. It dissociated the party from …

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Appeal Court sacks another APC lawmaker

A Court of Appeal sitting in Jos, Plateau State capital, on Friday, nullified the election of Federal House of Representative, representing Gamawa Federal Constituency, Mohammed Garba Gololo and ordered for fresh election within 90 days. In a suit filed by Alhaji Isa Mohammed Wabu of the New Nigeria People Party, …

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