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BOKO HARAM SLAUGHTER HUNDREDS IN WORST OFFENSIVE SINCE MAY 29

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Kano (Nigeria) (AFP) – Boko Haram carried out a fresh wave of massacres in northeastern Nigeria on Friday, locals said, killing nearly 200 people in 48 hours of violence President Muhammadu Buhari blasted as “inhuman and barbaric”. The militants have staged multiple attacks across restive Borno state since Wednesday, gunning down worshippers at evening Ramadan prayers, shooting women in their ... Read More »

UNIBEN ADMISSION INTO ONE-YEAR FOUNDATION PROGRAMME-2015/2016

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In collaboration with the JOINT UNIVERSITIES PRELIMINARY EXAMINATIONS BOARD (JUPEB), the University of Benin invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Foundation Programmes for the 2015/2016 Session. The Programme leads to the award of the Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB) Certificate which enables candidates to gain Direct Entry Admission into 200 level of the degrees offered ... Read More »

PRESIDENT BUHARI OVERRULES PROF ATTAHIRU JEGA OVER INEC HANDOVER

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 ABUJA —  It was the end of an era, yesterday, when the former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Attahiru Jega, formally handed over to Amb. Ahmed Wali as  acting chairman of the electoral body. Following the handover, Jega said the future of the country and the commission were in safe hands. However, after about eight hours as ... Read More »

BVN REGISTRATION DEADLINE NOW 31ST OCTOBER 2015

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has extended the deadline for Bank Verification Number registration till October 31st, 2015. According to a statement issued by the director of banking supervision, Dipo Fatokun, the BVN registration has elicited tremendous interest from Nigerian banks’ customers who crowded the banking halls in order to beat the deadline. “Furthermore, there is the need to ... Read More »