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Alibaba Singles’ Day Sales Net $31b Record

China's annual Singles Day online shopping bonanza has brought in a record $31 billion in sales for Alibaba. The country's biggest e-commerce company topped last...

Buhari Mourns Tam David-West

Following the passage of Professor Tamunoemi Sokari David-West, a former petroleum minister, into eternity, President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the bereaved family. David-West, 83,...

Buhari Directs Publication of Looters’ Names  

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed relevant agencies in the country to compile documents on names of looters and publish same in compliance with the...

ECONOMY

Nigeria Inflation Jumps To 11.34% In September- NBS

Higher food prices helped push up annual inflation in Nigeria last month after three consecutive months of declines, the National Bureau of Statistics said...

IGP Adamu Names Lakanu, Lamorde, 4 Other DIGs

The acting Inspector-General of Police, Muhammed Adamu has appointed six new deputy Inspectors-General of Police, DIGs. The new DIGs who were elevated from Assistant Inspectors-General...

EDUCATION

Revalidation Of Biometrics: We’re Flooded With Applications For Correction Of Data–JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has said it was overwhelmed with applications for correction of data by candidates who sat for its...
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The management of Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot Akpaden has sacked eight lecturers over alleged sexual assault and extortion of female students. The university’s Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Eno Ibanga...
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Buhari Mourns Tam David-West

Following the passage of Professor Tamunoemi Sokari David-West, a former petroleum minister, into eternity, President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the bereaved family. David-West, 83,...
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Alibaba Singles’ Day Sales Net $31b Record

China's annual Singles Day online shopping bonanza has brought in a record $31 billion in sales for Alibaba. The country's biggest e-commerce company topped last...
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Buhari Mourns Tam David-West

Following the passage of Professor Tamunoemi Sokari David-West, a former petroleum minister, into eternity, President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the bereaved family. David-West, 83,...
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