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19032018 - Dapchi schoolgirls'll be released in 2 weeks— DEFENCE MINISTER

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19032018 - Dapchi schoolgirls'll be released in 2 weeks— DEFENCE

2017 corporate earnings: Stakeholders forecast mixed outcomes INSIDE 2019: Why Buhari delays to declare intention — PRESIDENCY Presidency demands electronic transmission of manifest 7 days before ship’s arrival 42 8 VOL. 26: NO. 63508 MONDAY, MARCH 19, 2018 Dapchi schoolgirls'll be released in 2 weeks— DEFENCE MINISTER •Something is fishy, say PDP, Afenifere •We want some questions answered —BBOG Land Use Charge: We'll resist any attempt to disrupt peace in Lagos — Police 10 ELECTION RE-ORDERING: Saraki, Dogara meet principal officers today on veto to override Buhari 8 OBIANO'S SECOND TERM Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State (right), signing during his swearing-in ceremony for second term before Justice Peter Umeadi, Chief Judge of the state, (left) as others watch during his inauguration, weekend. Photo: Nath Onojake. By Dapo Akinrefon & Charles Kumolu L AGOS—Defence Minister, Mansur Dan-Ali, has given hopes that the 110 abducted students of Government Girls Science and Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State, might be released by Boko Haram in the next two weeks, noting that the federal government was closing in on them. The minister, who dropped the hint on a live Channels TV programme, Sunrise, weekend, said intelligence reports at his disposal indicated that the girls would soon be released, reinforcng Continues on Page 5 Why Nigeria can’t 9 collapse —Obasanjo Mr & Mrs Nobody can unilaterally fix port charges 30 anymore. says Bello, NSC boss YOUTH MEGA RALLY—Abia youths, weekend, held a Mega Rally to endorse and support the second term bid of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu. Governor Ikpeazu acknowledging cheers from the crowd on his arrival at the Umuahia Township Stadium, venue of the rally. COLUMNISTS OWEI 33 OCHEREOME 34 SOBOWALE 31 HENRY BOYO 32