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Condemnations trail new PIB proposed by NASS

Vanguard had exclusively reported yesterday that the National Assembly had, among other issues, proposed to remove the host communities’ fund in a new petroleum industry bill, now known as Petroleum Industry Governance Bill, PIGB. Also, some members of the House of Representatives and prominent citizens from the Niger Delta, including …

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Proposed 11 years for medical students

The proposal by the National Universities Commission (NUC) to make prospective medical students spend 11 years in medical school raises fundamental questions about the problem of medical training but certainly doesn’t explain how the length of time spent can solve the problems. Prof. Julius Okojie Executive Secretary Nigeria Universities Commission …

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Midnight fire razes another market in Kano

Another mid-night fire outbreak on Thursday gutted Gwarzo market in Gwarzo Local Government Area of Kano State, destroying property worth millions of Naira. An eye witness told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano on Friday that the incident occurred around 1 a.m. The witness said the fire destroyed …

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