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  1. 30 vehicle manufacturing plants take off soonRead the original story

    Tuesday | Vanguard

    The Director, Policy and Planning, Mr Lukman Mahmud, made the disclosure in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja.

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  2. Ex-Oil Minister Lukman is deadRead the original story

    Monday | In-depth Africa

    Senate President David Mark, House of Representatives Speaker Aminu Tambuwal and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar have also paid tributes.

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  3. Former Nigerian OPEC Secretary-General Lukman Dies at 75Read the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The Washington Post

    Lukman steered the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries through the 1997-1998 Asian financial crisis, when crude fell to $10 a barrel.

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  4. Ex- petroleum minister Rilwan Lukman diesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | In-depth Africa

    He attended the Nigerian College of Arts, Science and Technology; Zaria from 1956-58 and later proceeded to the prestigious Imperial College London where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Mining Engineering in 1962.

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  5. Nigeria: Consensus Required for Peace and Successful Election - GambariRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | AllAfrica.com

    Following is the text of remarks for Professor Ibrahim Gambari at the Center for Strategic & International StudiesForum on Security and Nigeria's National Elections.

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  6. College of education to commence degree programmesRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | Vanguard

    Kaduna State College of Education, Gidan Waya, has concluded arrangements to commence degree programme in some fields of study during the 2014/2015 academic session.

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  7. President, Northern States Governors Mourn Umaru DikkoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Ghanamma.com

    President Goodluck Jonathan and the Northern States Governors Forum expressed sadness over the death of a renowned political leader and Minister of Transportation during the Second Republic, Umaru Dikko on Tuesday, 1 July.

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  8. Fulani: 'They came from different directions, killing villagers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 28 | Vanguard

    The protest by a section of Southern Kaduna indigenes against the peace pact signed by the National President of Southern Kaduna Peoples Union , Dr. Ephraim Goje, and Fulani herdsmen in April, seems justified.

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  9. 7 Girls, 4 Boys, Hotel Manager Arrested For Drug Abuse, Illicit Trafficking In KadunaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 23 | Ghanamma.com

    Seven girls, four boys and a hotel manager were arrested on suspicion of drug abuse and illicit trafficking by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency on Monday, in Kaduna.

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  10. NLNG, six varsities sign $12 million MoA on modern engineering laboratoriesRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | Vanguard

    BY CHRIS OCHAYI ABUJA: In fulfilment of its commitment to enhance educational development in Nigeria, the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Limited, NLNG, has commenced the process leading to the disbursement of $12 million it donated for construction of modern engineering laboratories in six elected Nigerian universities.

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  11. NLNG signs N2bn agreement with six Nigerian universitiesRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    The Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Ltd., on Friday, signed N2 billion Memorandum of Agreement with six Nigerian universities to develop their engineering education capacity.

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  12. NCC - Promoting Operator-Consumer Interface [analysis]Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Many users of telecom services in Nigeria hold the belief that the general poor quality of services is a deliberate act on the part of the operators to rip-off subscribers and maximise profits.

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  13. Nigeria: Former Bank Governor Sanusi Emerges As Emir of KanoRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Abuja - The immediate past governor of Nigeria's Central Bank, Lamido Sanusi, has been named the new emir of the powerful Kano emirate, to succeed late Ado Bayero The announcement followed the recommendation of the four members of the Kingmaker council who nominated the new emir to the governor.

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  14. Exit of the Emir, Alhaji Ado BayeroRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    With news that Alhaji Ado Bayero, the Emir of Kano, passed away in the early hours of Friday the 6th of June 2014, the country lost a great leader and an even greater man.

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  15. Sade - A New Novel About Sade on KindleRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | SBWire

    SADE THE SECRET PRINCESS is a novel based on the feature animation film The Secret Princess.

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  16. Governor: girls to be back in schools in Lagos, AbujaRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    The Borno state government unveiled yesterday its plan to relocate the abducted Chibok schoolgirls to otherschools in Zaria, Abuja or Lagos to complete their secondary education and remove them from the stigma of the abduction.

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  17. George DevlinRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    GEORGE Devlin, who has died aged 76, was a Glasgow artist who earned an international reputation as a landscape and still life painter and also as a portrait painter, with his portraits of Sir Alexander Cairncross and Sir James Black being commissioned by Glasgow University and the Scottish National Portrait Gallery.

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  18. Nigerian school girls already freeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | Examiner.com

    African news sources have confirmed that the abducted Nigerian school girls have already been freed, despite continuing Western news propaganda suggesting otherwise.

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  19. Our People Started Writing, Wearing Clothes 200 Years Ago - Dan-Galadiman ChawaiRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    He also spoke on the values of the Chawai ethnic group and some important national issues.

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  20. Boko Haram kills 24Read the original story

    May 25, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    There seems to be no let-up in the extremist Boko Haram's bloody campaign, with the invasion yesterday of a Borno State village.

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