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INTERVIEW: With ground work completed, Ogoni clean-up to start soon, says minister

    INTERVIEW: With ground work completed, Ogoni clean-up to start soon, says minister

On June 2, 2016, Acting President Yemi Osinbajo — on behalf 0f President Muhammadu Buhari — flagged off the Ogoni clean-up in Bodo, one of the most polluted regions of

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INVESTIGATION: Despite perpetually poor results, Zamfara snubs proposed education reforms

    INVESTIGATION: Despite perpetually poor results, Zamfara snubs proposed education reforms

Zamfara state government has done little or nothing on the recommendations submitted by a 24-man committee tasked, in 2012, to carry out an extensive assessment of the state’s primary education,

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OGONI IN AGONY: One year after flag-off, not a drop of spilled oil has been cleaned as residents await ‘due date with death’

    OGONI IN AGONY: One year after flag-off, not a drop of spilled oil has been cleaned as residents await ‘due date with death’

“I was with [Kenule] Saro-wiwa in 1992, 1993 when this manifold was shut, following some environmental threats,” Christian Lekova Kpandei, tells TheCable as he struggles to keep his motorcycle stable

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INVESTIGATION: School feeding lasts for only 10 days in Zamfara — and the pupils are begging for more

    INVESTIGATION: School feeding lasts for only 10 days in Zamfara — and the pupils are begging for more

The National Homegrown Feeding Programme was launched in 2016 to, among other ideals, improve school enrolment and reduce child labour. What impact has it had so far? Are the goals

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Taiwo Obe: Nigerian politicians never exact on figures — journalists must dig deeper

    Taiwo Obe: Nigerian politicians never exact on figures — journalists must dig deeper

Taiwo Obe, founder and director of the Journalism Clinic, says Nigerian politicians are never exact in the use of figures

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Untold stories of Vivian, Bithia and Praise — the QC girls who died with their dreams

    Untold stories of Vivian, Bithia and Praise — the QC girls who died with their dreams

Vivian wanted to be celibate. Bithia scored A with ease. Praise aspired to be like her dad. The three girls

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EXCLUSIVE: FG begins probe of ex-Queen College’s principal over students’ deaths

    EXCLUSIVE: FG begins probe of ex-Queen College’s principal over students’ deaths

Adamu Adamu, minister of education, says his ministry has launched a fresh investigation into the deaths of students of Queen’s

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INVESTIGATION: The story of Lami Amodu, the QC principal who bought N17m SUV while students drank polluted water

    INVESTIGATION: The story of Lami Amodu, the QC principal who bought N17m SUV while students drank polluted water

In the first part of the CRY FOR JUSTICE series, TheCable unearthed the remote and immediate causes of the deaths

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INVESTIGATION: How Queen’s College students died tragically from years of corruption and negligence

    INVESTIGATION: How Queen’s College students died tragically from years of corruption and negligence

In this special investigation into the deaths of three students of Queen’s College, Lagos — Vivian Osuinyi, Bithia Itulua and

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Succour for ‘abandoned’ victims of Rann accidental bombing

    Succour for ‘abandoned’ victims of Rann accidental bombing

The story never ends; after highlighting the major issues around the neglect of victims of the January 17, 2017 Rann

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