Monthly Archives: June 2012

More Troops to Be Deployed to Kano – AllAfrica.com


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More Troops to Be Deployed to Kano
AllAfrica.com
By Lawan Danjuma Adamu, 29 June 2012 The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen Azubike Ihejirika, today in Kano State said additional soldiers will be drafted to state to help speed up complete restoration of peace. The COAS disclosed this while addressing ...
Army to unveil Nigerian-built Armoured Personnel CarrierBusinessDay
Nigerian Army builds APCDaily Times Nigeria
Nigerian Army to Unveil First Locally Made Armoured VehicleNigerian Bulletin
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Nigeria: Five policemen shot dead in Adamawa – Zee News


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Nigeria: Five policemen shot dead in Adamawa
Zee News
Abuja: Unidentified gunmen shot dead five policemen and set the police station ablaze after looting the armoury in Nigeria's northern state of Adamawa. Police officials said the attack took place late Thursday at a divisional police headquarters Gulak, ...
Gunmen Kill 3 Policemen During Attack in Northeastearn NigeriaBloomberg
Gunmen kill 5 policemen in AdamawaCHANNELS
Police station attacked in North Nigeria, 3 agents killedAgenzia Giornalistica Italia
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Amaechi, PDP Condemn Murder Of ANPP Chairman In Rivers – Leadership Newspapers


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Amaechi, PDP Condemn Murder Of ANPP Chairman In Rivers
Leadership Newspapers
Chairman of the Nigerian Governors' Forum (NGF) and governor of Rivers State, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), have condemned the gruesome murder of the chairman of the All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) in the ...
Fresh Assassination in Rivers Shocks Gov. AmaechiScoop.co.nz (press release)
Amaechi urges police to arrest killers of Rivers ANPP chairmanCHANNELS
ANPP condemns chairman's murderThe Nation Newspaper
allvoices -Information Nigeria -P.M. News
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Dana Air Crash: Only 50 Families Have Filled Compensation Forms – Leadership Newspapers


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Dana Air Crash: Only 50 Families Have Filled Compensation Forms
Leadership Newspapers
Following the resolution of the National Assembly that Dana Air must pay at least 30 per cent of the $100, 000 insurance compensation to the families of victims of the ill-fated flight 9J-992 on June 3, the airline seems to be at the cross roads.
DANA Air to pay $30000 to crash victims' families next weekThe Nation Newspaper
DANA Air Set To Compensate FamiliesNigerian Tribune
Only 34 families have filed claims for compensation – Dana AirCHANNELS
BusinessDay -Information Nigeria -P.M. News
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Boko Haram, Nigeria and the US…Time for a re-think on the US intervention…

The news is rife with the Terrorist Designations of Boko Haram Commander Abubakar Shekau, Khalid al-Barnawi and Abubakar Adam Kambar. In a Media Note dated 21st June, the Office of the Spokesperson for the US department of state announced that following consultations with the Departments of Justice and Treasury, the Department of State has designated these three (3) BKH leaders as Specially Designated Global Terrorists under section 1(b) of Executive Order 13224. Read More...

Flooding: Lagos, Ogun residents count losses – The Nation Newspaper


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Flooding: Lagos, Ogun residents count losses
The Nation Newspaper
By Linus Obogo, Segun Ajiboye, Miriam Ndikanwu and Oziegbe Okoeki 30/06/2012 02:45:00 Call it a day of rage and bedlam and you may not be wrong. It was a day the heavens' violent and relentless yawning left residents of Lagos and Ogun States at the ...
Rain Pounds Lagos For Third Consecutive DayThe Guardian Nigeria
PDP Slams ACN Over Lagos Flood, Says Over N7 Trn Wasted In 13 YearsNigerian Tribune
Overnight downpour causes flood and traffic gridlock in LagosCHANNELS
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Daniel’s trial: Court orders police to probe alleged death threat against star … – The Nation Newspaper


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Daniel's trial: Court orders police to probe alleged death threat against star ...
The Nation Newspaper
By Ernest Nwokolo, Abeokuta 19 hours 12 minutes ago An Ogun State High Court sitting in Abeokuta yesterday ordered for a police investigation into the alleged threat to the life of Mr Adeluola Babatunde, the star witness in the 38-count criminal charge ...
'Daniel Didn't Threaten Me'Nigerian Tribune
Witness tenders evidence against Gbenga DanielCHANNELS
Gbenga Daniel Sues Amosun for DefamationInformation Nigeria

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Police explain attack on Oshiomhole – The Nation Newspaper


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Police explain attack on Oshiomhole
The Nation Newspaper
By Osagie Otabor, Benin 18 hours 5 minutes ago Edo State Police Command yesterday explained how the convoy of Governor Adams Oshiomhole was attacked at Usen in Ovia South West Local Government Council while leaving a campaign rally.
Edo: Jonathan Assures OfLeadership Newspapers
Police beef up security as Jonathan visits BeninDaily Times Nigeria
Police confirm attack on Oshiomhole's convoyOsun Defender
Nigerian Observer -Information Nigeria
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Jonathan receives draft of new Petroleum Industry… – CHANNELS


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Jonathan receives draft of new Petroleum Industry...
CHANNELS
President Goodluck Jonathan on has received the long awaited draft of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB). The Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke presented the draft of the PIB to the president before a number of senior government ...
NASS to get revised PIB in 14 days - MaduekeThe Nation Newspaper
National Assembly to get revised PIB in 14 days, says Oil minister *New NNPC ...WorldStage

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Banker’s Alleged Killer Seriously Ill — Counsel – P.M. News


Banker's Alleged Killer Seriously Ill — Counsel
P.M. News
The trial of Akolade Arowolo, accused of murdering his banker wife, Titilayo, was again stalled on Thursday as a result of his ill-heath. Arowolo, the unemployed graduate who allegedlly stabbed his wife to death. Photo: Emmanuel Osodi.
Suspected wife killer's trial adjourned till Sept 14The Nation Newspaper
Trial stalled at murdered banker caseDaily Times Nigeria
Akolade Arowolo Accused Of Stabbing Wife Titi Arowolo To Death Slumps In CourtNigerian Bulletin

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Oyo security patrol loses officers in auto crash – Daily Times Nigeria


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Oyo security patrol loses officers in auto crash
Daily Times Nigeria
The Oyo State Joint security patrol, known as Operation Burst, on Thursday, lost four officers in an auto crash that occurred along Mokola-Sango-UI-Ojoo Expressway, Ibadan. The accident claimed the live of an Army officer and three police officers.
4 Die In Ibadan Auto CrashLeadership Newspapers
Four Oyo Operation Burst officers die in crashThe Nation Newspaper
FCMB launches “Committed to Green” campaign in IbadanNigerian Tribune
Information Nigeria -P.M. News
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Gunmen kill politician, wife, son in Nigeria – Independent Online


Independent Online

Gunmen kill politician, wife, son in Nigeria
Independent Online
By SAPA Lagos - Gunmen have ambushed a local politician and shot him dead along with his wife and son in restive central Nigeria, hit by waves of ethnic violence and Islamist attacks, police said on Friday. The attack that killed John Baren, ...
Gunmen kill Plateau PDP chief and familyCHANNELS
Nigeria: Gunmen kill politician, his wife and kidZee News
Gunmen kill PDP chieftain, wife, son in PlateauNigerian Tribune
The Nation Newspaper -Leadership Newspapers
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Militants pose new threat to Africa – Mail & Guardian Online


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Militants pose new threat to Africa
Mail & Guardian Online
The US says three of Africa's militant groups are striving to coordinate their operations and represent a threat to security on the continent. A school damaged in Nigeria after attacks by Boko Haram. (Adamu Adamu, AP) General Carter Ham, head of the US ...
Police post attacked in northern NigeriaNews24
Boko Haram: SSS seeks tougher sanctions for terror suspectsThe Nation Newspaper
Gunmen attack police post in restive northern NigeriaAFP
Nigerian Tribune -Agenzia Giornalistica Italia -CHANNELS
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Bola Tinubu, former Governor of Lagos Receives Award from the National … – Bella Naija


Osun Defender

Bola Tinubu, former Governor of Lagos Receives Award from the National ...
Bella Naija
By Adeola Adeyemo Former Governor of Lagos State and national leader of the Action Congress of Nigeria, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu was yesterday given an award by the the National Conference of Black Mayors in America. The association held its 38th ...
How Nigeria can lead Africa, by TinubuThe Nation Newspaper
Tinubu receives US Black Mayors' highest awardP.M. News
Why Tinubu Is RemarkableOsun Defender

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Knocks for Mimiko’s second term workers’ rally – The Nation Newspaper


Osun Defender

Knocks for Mimiko's second term workers' rally
The Nation Newspaper
By Damisi Ojo, Akure 9 hours 12 minutes ago The Ondo State Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) yesterday criticised Governor Olusegun Mimiko for allegedly intimidating workers to support his second term bid. The party alleged that those who were not on ...
Crisis over Ondo ACN gubernatorial candidate lingersNigerian Tribune
Ondo ACN in the throes of a governorship-candidate crisisThe Guardian Nigeria
Maritime Expert Advises ACN On Ondo Guber PollP.M. News
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Reps oil subsidy probe report: Culprits won’t go unpunished – Jonathan – Nigerian Tribune


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Reps oil subsidy probe report: Culprits won't go unpunished - Jonathan
Nigerian Tribune
PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan has given a strong indication that those indicted in the report of the House of Representatives ad hoc committee which probed subsidy regime will not go unpunished as the Federal Government is in the process of building a ...
Jonathan urges patience with oil subsidy reportCHANNELS
Nigerian President's Call for Birth Control Sparks DebateVoice of America
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan urges birth controlBBC News
Information Nigeria -Washington Informer
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Gunmen attack police post in restive northern Nigeria – AFP


AFP

Gunmen attack police post in restive northern Nigeria
AFP
LAGOS — Militants armed with guns and explosives attacked a police station in northeastern Nigeria late Thursday, police said, amid a wave of similar attacks blamed on Boko Haram Islamists. The attackers stormed the police post in Adamawa state's town ...
Nigerian police kill 17 suspected militantsThe Hindu
Nigeria clashes death toll at 27Times LIVE
Security forces kill 17 suspects in gun battlesThe Nation Newspaper
Zee News -Nigerian Tribune -CBS News
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Osun seeks regional govt, devolution of power – The Nation


Osun Defender

Osun seeks regional govt, devolution of power
The Nation
By Our Reporter 6 hours 50 minutes ago The people of Osun State have canvassed a return to parliamentary democracy and regional system as was practiced in the country during the First Republic. This among other across-the-board proposed amendments was ...
Amended Constitution: Nigerians Must Take Charge Of Their Destiny (II)P.M. News
Regional Govt, Devolution Of Power Top Agenda As Osun Submits Memorandum For ...Osun Defender

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Dasuki seeks dialogue with Boko Haram – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Dasuki seeks dialogue with Boko Haram
CHANNELS
The newly appointed National Security Adviser (NSA) to the president, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (RTD), on a visit to troubled Yobe state on Thursday, stated that the federal government will give priority to dialogue and negotiation to tackle the security ...

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FG says Nigeria’s nuclear programme is for peaceful purposes – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

FG says Nigeria's nuclear programme is for peaceful purposes
CHANNELS
Vice President, Namadi Sambo, has stated that the acquisition and use of nuclear technology for peaceful purposes is an important element in any nation's path towards economic, scientific and technological development and that, is the nation's ambition ...

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PDP chieftain and family hacked to death – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

PDP chieftain and family hacked to death
Daily Times Nigeria
John Daring, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chairman in Sharubutu Ward of Riyom Local Government Area of Plateau State, was murdered, together with his wife and child, on Wednesday. According to the state's police spokesperson, Abuh Emmanuel, ...
Assailants kill PDP chief, wife, child in PlateauThe Nation Newspaper
Assailants Kill Couple, ChildLeadership Newspapers

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Money laundering: I’ve no control over foreign missions’ funds – Minister – The Nation Newspaper


Money laundering: I've no control over foreign missions' funds - Minister
The Nation Newspaper
By Yusuf Alli 1 hour ago The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Amb. Olugbenga Ashiru, on Thursday said he has no control over budgetary allocations and disbursement of funds to Nigerian Missions abroad. He also said the Nigerian Embassy in the United States ...
Nigerian Embassy's account in US not frozen - BankNigerian Tribune
Nigeria denies its accounts were frozen in USDaily Times Nigeria

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Lawan testifies before House – Daily Times Nigeria


Nigerian Bulletin

Lawan testifies before House
Daily Times Nigeria
The House of Representatives, on Thursday, commenced the investigation of its embattled member, Farouk Lawan, over allegations he received $620000 to clear Zenon Oil, belonging to Femi Otedola, which had been indicted for fuel fraud.
Investigators in Dilemma Over Whereabouts of Farouk Lawan Missing Bribe MoneyNigerian Bulletin
Nigeria: Police Fail to Locate US$620000 Bribe MoneyAllAfrica.com
Alleged $620000 bribe: Rep Jagaba gets Police deadlineThe Nation Newspaper
Nigerian Tribune -THISDAY Live
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Sack Petroleum Minister now, Protesters at NNPC h… – CHANNELS


Sack Petroleum Minister now, Protesters at NNPC h...
CHANNELS
Members of the Civil Society Organisations on Thursday gathered at the Headquarters of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in Abuja to protest what they have tagged 'End Impunity Now'. The spokesperson of End Impunity Now campaign and ...
Occupy NNPC Protest to Hold TomorrowAllAfrica.com

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Jonathan urges patience on oil subsidy report – The Nation Newspaper


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Jonathan urges patience on oil subsidy report
The Nation Newspaper
By Vincent Ikuomola 3 minutes ago Amidst doubt of what will become of the fuel subsidy bribery scandal, President Goodluck Jonathan has asked that the anti-graft agencies should be given time to look at the probe report so as to establish water-tight ...
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan urges birth controlSierra Express Media
Goodluck Jonathan And Good LeadershipP.M. News
Row Over Jonathan's Birth Control PlanAllAfrica.com
Nigerian Bulletin
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Mark Under Fire; Accused Of Betrayal, Challenged To Name Boko Haram Leaders … – Osun Defender


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Mark Under Fire; Accused Of Betrayal, Challenged To Name Boko Haram Leaders ...
Osun Defender
A prominent member of the Northern Elders Forum, Professor Ango Abdullahi, says Senate President David Mark has betrayed the trust bestowed on him as one of the leaders from the North because of his “inflammatory statements” that blamed northern ...
Groups challenge David Mark to name Boko Haram sponsorsCHANNELS
Northern senators not in sympathy with Boko Haram, says NingiThe Nation Newspaper
I've No Regret Preaching Against Vengeance - MarkAllAfrica.com
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Nigerian Senate calls for special anti-terror court – Agenzia Giornalistica Italia


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Nigerian Senate calls for special anti-terror court
Agenzia Giornalistica Italia
(AGI) Abuja -The Nigerian Senate has called on the federal government to create a special court that would try cases of terrorism. The Senate also urged the federal government to pass ad hoc laws aimed at increasing security in the country.
Nigerian Senate seeks special courts for terrorism crimesAfrique en Ligue
Terrorism: Senate seeks special court to try suspectsThe Nation Newspaper
Senate admits national decay, demands changeThe Guardian Nigeria
Nigerian Tribune -WorldStage -AllAfrica.com
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Nigerian Senate calls for special anti-terror court – Agenzia Giornalistica Italia


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Nigerian Senate calls for special anti-terror court
Agenzia Giornalistica Italia
(AGI) Abuja -The Nigerian Senate has called on the federal government to create a special court that would try cases of terrorism. The Senate also urged the federal government to pass ad hoc laws aimed at increasing security in the country.
Nigerian Senate seeks special courts for terrorism crimesAfrique en Ligue
Terrorism: Senate seeks special court to try suspectsThe Nation Newspaper
Senate admits national decay, demands changeThe Guardian Nigeria
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Lagos flooded – The Nation Newspaper


P.M. News

Lagos flooded
The Nation Newspaper
By our reporter 1 hour ago Parts of Lagos were flooded on Thursday following an all-night rain that continued into early morning. The flood rendered some homeless and destroyed property of residents of some neighborhoods across the state.
Heavy Rain Wreaks Havoc In Lagos, Ogun StatesP.M. News
Overnight downpour causes flood and traffic gridlock in LagosCHANNELS
Rains cause chaos in LagosDaily Times Nigeria

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Edo: Nelson Aideyan demands apology from PDP for accusing him of collecting … – CHANNELS


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Edo: Nelson Aideyan demands apology from PDP for accusing him of collecting ...
CHANNELS
A purported consultant to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Nelson Aideyan has denied allegations by officials of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of printing party agents' cards to rig the forthcoming Edo state governorship ...
PDP to INEC: be neutralThe Nation Newspaper
Edo PDP unveils development planThe Guardian Nigeria
I'll ensure even development of Edo - AirhiavbereNigerian Tribune
Nigerian Observer -Leadership Newspapers
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Death and a ‘godfather’ as Nigeria’s Edo state votes – StarAfrica.com


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Death and a 'godfather' as Nigeria's Edo state votes
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A suspicious car accident involving a governor's convoy and the murder of one of his top aides... A suspicious car accident involving a governor's convoy and the murder of one of his top aides leads to accusations against an elderly political ...
Oshiomhole has done well, says OgbemudiaThe Nation Newspaper
Govt to spend N200m on ICENigerian Observer
Only free, fair elections 'll make losers embrace winners, says Senator ObiThe Nation

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FEC purchase boats to tackle oil theft – BusinessDay


BusinessDay

FEC purchase boats to tackle oil theft
BusinessDay
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved contract for the purchase of six security speed boats to fight piracy and criminality in the nation's waterways. Minister of Information, Labaran Maku, disclosed this after the council's meeting ...
FEC approves N3.2 billion to purchase six security boatsCHANNELS
FG approves contracts for maritime security, transportationThe Nation Newspaper
FG Approves N12.14bn For Maritime Security, TransportationLeadership Newspapers
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FEC purchase boats to tackle oil theft – BusinessDay


BusinessDay

FEC purchase boats to tackle oil theft
BusinessDay
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved contract for the purchase of six security speed boats to fight piracy and criminality in the nation's waterways. Minister of Information, Labaran Maku, disclosed this after the council's meeting ...
FEC approves N3.2 billion to purchase six security boatsCHANNELS
FG approves contracts for maritime security, transportationThe Nation Newspaper
FG Approves N12.14bn For Maritime Security, TransportationLeadership Newspapers
THISDAY Live
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Death Toll Rises to 27 in Nigeria as Boko Haram Gunmen and Police Clash – IBTimes.co.uk


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Death Toll Rises to 27 in Nigeria as Boko Haram Gunmen and Police Clash
IBTimes.co.uk
Boko Haram is suspected to be behind the latest attacks on security forces in northern parts of Nigeria. By Geetha Pillai: Subscribe to Geetha's RSS feed At least 27 people including militants, civilians and police personnel were killed in the latest ...
Gunmen Kill Security Agents, Civilians In Kano – Police CommissionerOsun Defender
Nigerian police kill 17 suspected militantsThe Hindu
Nigeria clashes death toll at 27Times LIVE
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Fire Guts NIMASA Building – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Fire Guts NIMASA Building
Osun Defender
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) building located on Burma Road Apapa, Lagos was engulfed by fire earlier this morning Wednesday, June 27. Though the cause of the fire is yet unknown but millions worth of properties were ...
Fire razes NIMASA buildingThe Nation Newspaper
NIMASA House On FireP.M. News

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Gunmen Kill Security Agents, Civilians In Kano – Police Commissioner – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Gunmen Kill Security Agents, Civilians In Kano – Police Commissioner
Osun Defender
The Kano State Police Command has said a total of 45 persons have been killed by unknown gunmen in the state in the last six months. The State Commissioner of Police, Ibrahim Idris disclosed this while addressing Journalists yesterday in Kano yesterday ...
Security forces kill 17 suspects in gun battlesThe Nation Newspaper
17 gunmen, one policeman killed •As JTF, sect engage in gun duel in KanoNigerian Tribune
Violence erupts in Damaturu and Kano againCHANNELS
Leadership Newspapers -THISDAY Live -AllAfrica.com
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ACN Governors Recommend Akeredolu For Ondo Governorship Elections – Osun Defender


ACN Governors Recommend Akeredolu For Ondo Governorship Elections
Osun Defender
Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) governors yesterday promised to support the candidature of the former Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) President Rotimi Akeredolu in the October 20 governorship election in Ondo State. Lagos State Governor Babatunde ...
Agunloye: I'm still in ACNThe Nation Newspaper
Ondo gov: ACN govs endorse AkeredoluNigerian Tribune
Ondo ACN in the throes of a governorship-candidate crisisThe Guardian Nigeria
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Video of Corpses Creates Tension in Kaduna – AllAfrica.com


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Video of Corpses Creates Tension in Kaduna
AllAfrica.com
By Ismail Mudashir, 28 June 2012 Kaduna — A one-minute video clip showing security personnel offloading hundreds of corpses onto an open field is creating tension among residents of Kaduna State. In the video clip, which is being circulated through ...
Kaduna alerts public to inciting videoThe Nation Newspaper
Disregard Malicious Video In Circulation – YakowaLeadership Newspapers

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Video of Corpses Creates Tension in Kaduna – AllAfrica.com


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Video of Corpses Creates Tension in Kaduna
AllAfrica.com
By Ismail Mudashir, 28 June 2012 Kaduna — A one-minute video clip showing security personnel offloading hundreds of corpses onto an open field is creating tension among residents of Kaduna State. In the video clip, which is being circulated through ...
Kaduna alerts public to inciting videoThe Nation Newspaper
Disregard Malicious Video In Circulation – YakowaLeadership Newspapers

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Robbers kill police inspector, two civilians – The Nation Newspaper


Robbers kill police inspector, two civilians
The Nation Newspaper
By Fanen Ihyongo, Jalingo 1 minute ago Three persons, including an inspector of police, were killed on Tuesday night when suspected robbers invaded and attacked police stations and banks in Wukari, Taraba State. The attack, which began at 9:30pm, ...
Police Inspector, 2 Others Killed In Wukari Bank RobberyLeadership Newspapers

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31556 Foreigners Refused Entry To Nigeria From January To May – Bernama


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31556 Foreigners Refused Entry To Nigeria From January To May
Bernama
ABUJA, June 28 (Bernama) -- Some 31556 foreigners were denied entry into Nigeria between January and May this year, Xinhua news agency reported. A spokesperson for the Nigerian Immigration Service Joachim Olumba said the foreigners were refused visas ...
31000 aliens refused entryDaily Times Nigeria
31556 foreigners denied entry into NigeriaCHANNELS
Immigration denies 31, 556 foreigners entry into NigeriaBusinessDay
Leadership Newspapers -Nigerian Bulletin
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Security forces kill 17 suspects in gun battles – The Nation Newspaper


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Security forces kill 17 suspects in gun battles
The Nation Newspaper
By Kolade Adeyemi, Kano 3 minutes ago A suspect arrested after the bank robbery in Wukari, Taraba State...on Tuesday. Story on Page 57 All was quiet yesterday in Kano where security forces and unknown gunmen were locked in battles for hours on Tuesday.
JTF Averts Prison Break In KanoLeadership Newspapers
17 gunmen, one policeman killed •As JTF, sect engage in gun duel in KanoNigerian Tribune
Violence erupts in Damaturu and Kano againCHANNELS
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National Dialogue: Yakasai, Graham Douglas, Attah Meet In Lagos – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

National Dialogue: Yakasai, Graham Douglas, Attah Meet In Lagos
Leadership Newspapers
Presidential Adviser to former President Shehu Shagari, Alhaji Tanko Yakassai joined scores of other prominent Nigerians who met in Lagos and called on the Federal Government to put in place the necessary machinery for the convocation of a national ...
Calls still for national conference as SNG's dialogue panel Committee meetsThe Guardian Nigeria
Eminent Nigerians converge on Lagos for national dialogueNigerian Tribune

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Obasanjo Blames Foreigners For Corruption In Nigeria – Leadership Newspapers


Obasanjo Blames Foreigners For Corruption In Nigeria
Leadership Newspapers
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has attributed the rising scourge of corruption in the country to the activities of foreign multi-nationals and individuals whom he accused of engaging in underhand activities to make huge profits from the country.
Nigeria's Olusegun Obasanjo: Fighting corruption is not a one-night affairThe Guardian
Obasanjo says fighting corruption is not a one-ni...CHANNELS
Former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo Gets New Appointment in London ...Bella Naija

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17 gunmen, one policeman killed •As JTF, sect engage in gun duel in Kano – Nigerian Tribune


Independent Online

17 gunmen, one policeman killed •As JTF, sect engage in gun duel in Kano
Nigerian Tribune
THE Joint Task Force (JTF), in Kano on Tuesday engaged some gunmen in a fierce battle, killing 17 of them. Three of the gunmen were also arrested while one policeman was gunned down in the process. This is just as the JTF spokesman, Lieutenant Ikedichi ...
Police: 19 sect members killed in Nigeria clashesBusinessweek
UPDATE 1-Nigerian army says kills 17 Islamist insurgentsChicago Tribune

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Bauchi gets N6b internal revenue – The Guardian Nigeria


Bauchi gets N6b internal revenue
The Guardian Nigeria
THE Bauchi State Board of Internal Revenue has generated about N6 billion from May 2011 to date just as it has implemented an electronic tax payers' registration system in the state. The Chairman of the board, Mu'azu Musa, stated on Tuesday at a press ...

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Police broker peace in Delta community’s chieftaincy crisis – The Guardian Nigeria


Police broker peace in Delta community's chieftaincy crisis
The Guardian Nigeria
NORMALCY seems to be gradually returning to Abavo community in Ika-South Council of Delta State after a four-day orgy of violence between the feuding factions in the town, which led to the purported removal of its traditional ruler, Obi Uche Ireruma.

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Nigerian aircraft accident: Dana Air contacted 118 victims’ families – AVIONEWS


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Nigerian aircraft accident: Dana Air contacted 118 victims' families
AVIONEWS
(WAPA) - Dana Air communicated today it has so far made contact with the families of 118 victims of the Abuja-bound MD-83 aircraft which crashed in Lagos (Nigeria) on 03/06/2012 (AVIONEWS), causing the death of 163 persons, 147 of which were passengers ...
Air mishap: DANA contacts 118 families of victimsThe Nation Newspaper
On aircraft's age in NigeriaNigerian Tribune
Lawyer invokes FOI Act, demands air accidents reports since 1969The Guardian Nigeria
BusinessDay -Global Times -THISDAY Live
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Third Mainland bridge remains open throughout repairs – BusinessDay


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Third Mainland bridge remains open throughout repairs
BusinessDay
The Lagos state government has announced that the third mainland bridge will not be closed. The state government in a press conference on Wednesday said that vehicles will be diverted.Comisssioner for Transport in Lagos, Kayode Opeifa said that there ...
Third Mainland Bridge: Lagos explains traffic control measuresThe Nation Newspaper
Unnecessary Controversy Over Traffic Control In Lagos StateP.M. News
Third Mainland bridge: Lagos govt, FRSC on collision course •Over traffic controlNigerian Tribune
CHANNELS -WorldStage -THISDAY Live
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Amended Constituion: Nigerians Must Take Charge Of Their Destiny – P.M. News


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Amended Constituion: Nigerians Must Take Charge Of Their Destiny
P.M. News
By Babatunde Fashola The Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (CFRN) is the basic law that lays down the nature and structure of governance in Nigeria. It also regulates relationships among the federating units as well as their ...
Third Mainland Bridge closure: FG, Lagos disagree on traffic managementBusinessDay
House right to summon Jonathan, says FasholaThe Nation Newspaper
New projects to solve Lagos housing challenge, says FasholaThe Nation
WorldStage -Nigerian Bulletin -Daily Times Nigeria
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18 killed in Nigeria clashes – Independent Online


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18 killed in Nigeria clashes
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By SAPA AP File picture - Muslim men pray for peace and for people who lost their lives during the recent attacks, at a mosque in Kano, Nigeria. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba) Gun battles after suspected Islamists attacked police posts and a prison in ...
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Police stations attacked in restive northern NigeriaAngolaPress
Death toll from latest Nigeria clashes rises to 18AFP
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NDLEA Arrests 80 Suspects, Seizes 4 Tonnes Of Indian Hemp In Ogun – Leadership Newspapers


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NDLEA Arrests 80 Suspects, Seizes 4 Tonnes Of Indian Hemp In Ogun
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The Ogun Command of Nigeria Drug Law enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said it arrested 80 suspects over allegations drug trafficking and possessions. The State Commander, Mr Mohammed Mohammed, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abeokuta on Wednesday ...
NDLEA seizes 1.3m kg of drugsThe Nation Newspaper
NDLEA seizes N7b hemp, arrests soldierThe Guardian Nigeria
Over 1.3m kg of hard drugs seized since 2006Daily Times Nigeria
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Mixed feelings over NUC’s suspension of part-time studies in varsities – The Nation Newspaper


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Mixed feelings over NUC's suspension of part-time studies in varsities
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By Agency Report 9 hours 30 minutes ago MIXED REACTIONS yesterday greeted the suspension of part time academic activities in Nigerian universities by the National Universities Commission (NUC). The NUC said the decision was to harmonise operating ...
UI allays DLC students' fears on NUC's suspension of part-time programmesNigerian Tribune
University Commission suspends part-time programmesCHANNELS
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Ibadan electrocution: PHCN staff flee over youths’ threat – CHANNELS


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Ibadan electrocution: PHCN staff flee over youths' threat
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Staff of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) on Tuesday fled their office in the Apata area of Ibadan, Oyo state, following the death of seven people, including a pregnant woman, electrocuted to death by a high tension cable that snapped.
High tension wire tragedy: PHCN workers flee officeNigerian Tribune
5 die of electrocution in IbadanBusinessDay
Expectant mother, four others electrocuted in IbadanThe Nation Newspaper
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Constant power supply for Ondo residents – BusinessDay


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Constant power supply for Ondo residents
BusinessDay
The Ondo State government is working on generating its own electricity, to address the epileptic power supply. The state in its power project is using the gas resources found on its coastline to power gas turbines that will generate 35 megawatts of ...
Ondo to generate own power with gas resourcesThe Guardian Nigeria
Ondo workers endorse Mimiko for second termNigerian Tribune
Ondo PDP faults workers' forced rally for MimikoThe Nation Newspaper

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Sola Saraki Alive – Aide – Leadership Newspapers


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Sola Saraki Alive – Aide
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The Kwara State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday, debunked the rumour of the death of the Second Republic Senate leader, Dr. Abubakar Olusola Saraki. Also, the elder stateman's Personal Assistant, Barr. Lateef Okandeji, has said ...
Saraki hale, hearty, say aidesThe Guardian Nigeria
Olusola Saraki hale and hearty- Kwara govt, aide, PDPNigerian Tribune
Saraki is alive, hale and hearty, say PDP, aideThe Nation Newspaper
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Reps Task FG To Diversify – Leadership Newspapers


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Reps Task FG To Diversify
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The House of Representatives yesterday urged the Federal Government to as a matter of urgency make adequate provision for agriculture as well as revamp Nigeria's manufacturing sector if the country is to diversify its economy to reverse its huge ...
Reps urge govt to complete Ajaokuta steel plant, othersThe Guardian Nigeria
Reps demand completion of Ajaokuta Steel Company before privatisationCHANNELS
House Seeks Diversification of EconomyTHISDAY Live

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First Lady bags Africa’s Tourism Ambassador Award – BusinessDay


First Lady bags Africa's Tourism Ambassador Award
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The Wife of the President, Dame Patience Jonathan, has received the Tourism Ambassador for Africa award from the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO). The award was presented to her on Tuesday by the Secretary-General of the UNWTO, ...
Patience Jonathan lauds initiatives on women, youthsThe Guardian Nigeria

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Akolade Arowolo Accused Of Stabbing Wife Titi Arowolo To Death Slumps In Court – Nigerian Bulletin


Akolade Arowolo Accused Of Stabbing Wife Titi Arowolo To Death Slumps In Court
Nigerian Bulletin
Akolade Arowolo, accused of stabbing his wife Titilayo Arowolo to death last year slumped in the court yesterday in the process of giving a document to his counsel in the dock. The accused was thereafter taken away in a prison bus and the case ...
Slain banker: Husband confessed he and late wife struggled with knife - PoliceNigerian Tribune
Man accused of killing banker wife collapses in courtThe Nation Newspaper
Husband Accused Of Murdering Banker Wife Slumps In CourtLeadership Newspapers
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Full Story – Nigerian Observer


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Full Story
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By ALFRED ILENRE By EKAIWE IGINUA OSEMWEKHA By Obuseh Jude By EMMANUELLA ANOLIAN By EJIRO BARRETT From all indications, Nigeria may finally be on the right track to solving its perennial terrorism problem. The recent sack of the National Security ...
Dasuki, new NSA resumesNigerian Tribune
President Jonathan Weighs Options on Defence PortfolioTHISDAY Live
..Sack not solution to Boko Haram – Ijaw youthsThe Nation Newspaper
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Maina vows to open up on pensions scams – The Guardian Nigeria


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Maina vows to open up on pensions scams
The Guardian Nigeria
THE Chairman of the Presidential Task Team on Pension Reforms, Alhaji Abdulrasheed Maina, yesterday vowed to open a can of worms by the time he decided to speak on the allegations of fraud against his team. Maina spoke during a courtesy visit by the ...
No blackmail will stop oil subsidy report —TambuwalNigerian Tribune
Oil subsidy: Tambuwal vows to deal with culpritsThe Nation
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Nigeria’s Olusegun Obasanjo: Fighting corruption is not a one-night affair – The Guardian


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Nigeria's Olusegun Obasanjo: Fighting corruption is not a one-night affair
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At 75 and given to offering Yoruba proverbs to illustrate complex points, Olusegun Obasanjo, the man who led Nigeria once as a general and once as a civilian, has no time for mincing his words. "You are being euphemistic when you say lack of ...
Obasanjo says fighting corruption is not a one-night affairCHANNELS
Obasanjo In The UK, Says Both Otedola & Lawan Are CriminalsOsun Defender
Both The Giver And Taker Of Bribe Should Be Punished – ObasanjoNigerian Bulletin
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OGSIEC insists on council polls as parties’ factions bicker – The Guardian Nigeria


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OGSIEC insists on council polls as parties' factions bicker
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DESPITE fears that the forthcoming local council elections in the state may not hold as scheduled, the Ogun State Independent Electoral Commission (OGSIEC) insisted yesterday that the Saturday, July 21 polls would hold, as all guidelines and legal ...
No going back on council poll, says Ogun electoral bodyThe Nation
Authentic PDP management body: Court stays execution •Halts Ogun LG pollNigerian Tribune
Court orders Ogun electoral body to stay action on council pollThe Nation Newspaper
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Guns boom in Kano, Yobe – The Nation Newspaper


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Guns boom in Kano, Yobe
The Nation Newspaper
Guns boomed again in Kano, the North's commercial engine-room, and Damaturu, the Yobe State capital, last night. Improvised Explosive Devices (IEAs) were set off in attacks on a police station and a prison in Kano. The Joint Task Force (JTF) returned ...
Nigeria: Fresh Explosions Rock Kano, DamaturuAllAfrica.com
Violence erupts in Damaturu and Kano againCHANNELS
Multiple Explosions, Gunshots at Kano Police StationTHISDAY Live

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51 political parties sue INEC over de-registration threat – The Nation Newspaper


51 political parties sue INEC over de-registration threat
The Nation Newspaper
By Kamarudeen Ogundele, Abuja 4 hours 38 minutes ago Fifty-one political parties have sued the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over threat to de-register them. They are: the Better Nigeria Progressive Party, African Liberation Party, ...
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Police arrest suspected killer of DIG Ningi – The Nation Newspaper


Police arrest suspected killer of DIG Ningi
The Nation Newspaper
By Kolade Adeyemi, Kano 12 hours 37 minutes ago The police in Kano yesterday said they arrested the suspected killer of a retired Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG), Alhaji Saleh Abubakar Ningi. Speaking to reporters at the Bompai Police ...
How I Masterminded Ningi's Death, Says SuspectTHISDAY Live
Gunmen kill 45 persons in Kano in 6 monthsBusinessDay

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I’ll ensure even development of Edo – Airhiavbere – Nigerian Tribune


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I'll ensure even development of Edo - Airhiavbere
Nigerian Tribune
Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo State, Major General Charles Ehigie Airhiavbere (retd), featured on the “Edo Decides 2012” Live interview of the Africa Independent Television (AIT) on Wednesday, June 20, 2012.
Be transparent, group urges INECThe Nation
Politicians must play by the rules, or we won't have free elections, says ObiThe Guardian Nigeria
PDP urges INEC not to engage Edo corps members for guber pollsCHANNELS
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Court blocks Nigeria president from renaming megacity’s flagship university – Washington Post


Court blocks Nigeria president from renaming megacity's flagship university
Washington Post
LAGOS, Nigeria — A Nigerian court has blocked the renaming of Nigeria's largest city's flagship university, a move that had caused days of student protests. Nigeria's state-run television said Tuesday that Federal High Court Judge Stephen Adah has ...

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Salaries of Federal lawmakers to be made public – BusinessDay


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Salaries of Federal lawmakers to be made public
BusinessDay
The National Assembly has been ordered to disclose, in 14 days, details of the salary, emoluments, and allowances received by its members between 2007 and 2011. Justice BB Aliyu of the Abuja Federal High Court gave the order while delivering a ruling ...
SERAP Invokes FOI Act, To Seek Jonathan's Assets Declaration.Osun Defender
Court orders NASS to disclose members' allowancesNigerian Tribune
Court orders Assembly to disclose lawmakers' packagesThe Nation Newspaper
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22 year-old Nigerian breaks academic record at John Hopkins University – CHANNELS


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22 year-old Nigerian breaks academic record at John Hopkins University
CHANNELS
22 year-old Emmanuel Ohuabunwa has emerged as the best graduating student in the John Hopkins University, USA with a grade point of 3.98 out of 4.0 in Neurosciences. Ohuabunwa who hails from Abia State, has been able to make the nation proud and with ...
Nigerian Breaks Academic Record, At John Hopkins University In United State.Osun Defender
22-year-old Nigerian Student Emerges Best Graduating Student from John Hopkins ...Nigerian Bulletin

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Dickson warns petroleum dealers against unwholesome practices – BusinessDay


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Dickson warns petroleum dealers against unwholesome practices
BusinessDay
Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa has warned marketers of petroleum products in the state to desist from exploiting the people through unwholesome practices. Dickson gave the warning while inaugurating the state Petroleum Products Monitoring Task ...
Dickson defends college relocationThe Nation Newspaper
Dickson Orders, Evacuation Of Bayelsa Students In KadunaNigerian Observer

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Police Quiz Farouk Again – AllAfrica.com


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Police Quiz Farouk Again
AllAfrica.com
By Misbahu Bashir, 26 June 2012 Former chairman of the House of Representatives ad hoc Committee on Fuel Subsidy Probe, Farouk Lawan, was yesterday questioned for the second time on allegation that he received $500000 bribe from the Chairman of Zenon ...
Farouk reports at Force headquartersNigerian Tribune
'$620000 bribe': Lawan set for legal battleThe Nation Newspaper
Farouk Lawan Pleads for More Time to Return Bribe MoneyNigerian Bulletin
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University Commission suspends part-time programmes – CHANNELS


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University Commission suspends part-time programmes
CHANNELS
The National Universities Commission (NUC) on Monday announced the suspension of all part-time programmes run by universities in the country. The Executive Secretary of the commission, Julius Okojie, also announced the results of accreditation of ...
NUC suspends part-time programme in varsitiesNigerian Tribune
What Do You Think about NUC's Suspension of all Part-Time Programmes ...Bella Naija
NUC Suspends Part-Time Programmes In VarsitiesLeadership Newspapers

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Court Restrains Jonathan From Renaming UNILAG – AllAfrica.com


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Court Restrains Jonathan From Renaming UNILAG
AllAfrica.com
By Mohammed Shosanya, 25 June 2012 Lagos — The attempt by President Goodluck Jonathan to rename University of Lagos, UNILAG, to Moshood Abiola University, MAU, Monday suffered a set back as a Lagos Federal High Court restrained him from effecting the ...
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Court restrains FG on renaming of UNILAGNigerian Tribune
Court restrains govt on UNILAG name-changeThe Guardian Nigeria
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Govs seek intervention fund for security – The Guardian Nigeria


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Govs seek intervention fund for security
The Guardian Nigeria
THE Nigeria Governors' Forum (NGF) has urged the Federal Government to grant a special security intervention fund to states to enable them contain the myriad crises they are faced with. They condemned the insecurity in the country and reiterated the ...
Governors demand Special Security Intervention FundCHANNELS
Governors Insists on State Police, Seek Special Fund for SecurityTHISDAY Live
Governors' Forum calls for state police, intervention fundWorldStage
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More security changes coming, says Jonathan – The Guardian Nigeria


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More security changes coming, says Jonathan
The Guardian Nigeria
He made the observation in Uyo while opening a Senate Retreat holding at Le Meridian Hotel and Golf Resort, in Akwa Ibom State. The theme of the retreat is, “The National Assembly and National Security: Securing the future for development.
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Mimiko’s mega school is world-class achievement – FG – Nigerian Tribune


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Mimiko's mega school is world-class achievement - FG
Nigerian Tribune
The Caring Heart Mega School initiated by the Ondo State Governor, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, has been described by the Federal Government as a world-class achievement. The Minister of State for Education, Mr Nyesom Wike, said this in Akure on Monday at the ...
Mimiko Deserves A Second TermLeadership Newspapers
Can PDP, ACN upstage Mimiko in Ondo?BusinessDay
Ondo 2012:Between Group Identity And Political ExpediencyThe Guardian Nigeria
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N/Delta amnesty saved Nigeria N6trn in 2011 – Kuku – Nigerian Tribune


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N/Delta amnesty saved Nigeria N6trn in 2011 - Kuku
Nigerian Tribune
THE Special Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan on Niger Delta and Chief Executive of the Federal Government Amnesty Programme for Niger Delta Ex-agitators, Honourable Kingsley Kuku, said in Abuja on Monday that the implementation of the amnesty ...
PDP commends Jonathan on amnesty programmeDaily Times Nigeria
Abuja keeps eye on ex-militantsAfrica Intelligence (subscription)
Nigerian gov't appeals to militants to show intentions through dialogueShanghai Daily (subscription)
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Boko Haram reinforces governors’ insistence on state police – BusinessDay


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Boko Haram reinforces governors' insistence on state police
BusinessDay
The demand for state controlled police forces ,long dismissed by successive federal administrations, is growing exponentially, following the stepping up of bombing and shooting raids by the Boko Haram sect, against targets including police stations and ...
Mark, Tambuwal To Northern Leaders: It's Time To Stop KillingsLeadership Newspapers
president to Partner National Assembly on Boko HaramTHISDAY Live
Jonathan on security: more heads to rollThe Nation Newspaper
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ACN stalwart killed in Ogun – Nigerian Tribune


ACN stalwart killed in Ogun
Nigerian Tribune
A chieftain of the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) in Ipokia Local Government Area of Ogun State, Mr Solomon Ogunbele, had been reportedly killed by unknown persons on Sunday night. The deceased, Nigerian Tribune gathered, was former chairman of ...
I've not been adopted yet, says AkeredoluThe Nation Newspaper
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PDP, ACN factions submit separate lists for Ogun council pollsThe Guardian Nigeria
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Kaduna relaxes curfew – The Nation Newspaper


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Kaduna relaxes curfew
The Nation Newspaper
By Tony Akowe, Kaduna 7 hours 45 minutes ago Kaduna State Government yesterday relaxed the eight-day curfew it imposed on the state, following an outbreak of violence after bomb explosions rocked three churches in Kaduna and Zaria.
Kaduna state govt relaxes 24 hour curfewCHANNELS
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Nine injured as explosion rocks Bauchi – The Nation Newspaper


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Nine injured as explosion rocks Bauchi
The Nation Newspaper
By Austine Tsenzughul, Bauchi 18 hours 8 minutes ago Nine persons were on Sunday night injured in an explosion that rocked Bayan-Gari, a popular area in the Bauchi metropolis. The Secretary of the Bauchi State Red Cross Society, Abubakar Adamu, ...
Nine injured in late night explosionCHANNELS
Blast in northern Nigeria wounds nineAFP
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Kaduna state govt relaxes 24 hour curfew – CHANNELS


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Kaduna state govt relaxes 24 hour curfew
CHANNELS
The Kaduna state government has relaxed the 24 hour curfew imposed on the state to 20 hours in some parts of the state, while others have varying times. A statement signed by the senior special assistant on media to the state governor on Monday, ...
Kaduna government relaxes curfewThe Nation Newspaper
Kaduna State Govt. relaxes curfewBusinessDay
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Governor rules out compensation for victims of Kaduna crisis – WorldStage


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Governor rules out compensation for victims of Kaduna crisis
WorldStage
By Victor Iluyemi Abuja (WorldStage Newsonline)-- Governor Patrick Yakowa of Kaduna State has ruled out the issue of compensation for victims of socio-political unrest in the state. However, Yakowa spoke to State House Correspondents in Abuja on Monday ...
Kaduna Crisis: Yakowa Parleys With Religious LeadersNigerian Observer
Churches, Places Of Worship Record Low Turnout Despite Tightened SecurityNigerian Bulletin
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Fashola to public officers: Share your experience for public good – WorldStage


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Fashola to public officers: Share your experience for public good
WorldStage
By Staff Reporter WorldStage Newsonline-- Lagos State Governor, Mr Babatunde Fashola (SAN) on Monday received the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Emeka Ihedioha in audience, urging public officers to always give back to the society ...
Nothing is wrong with Jonathan's invitation by Reps - FasholaThe Nation Newspaper
Ask For More LGs, Not States —FasholaNigerian Tribune
Fashola ties quality service delivery to human investmentThe Guardian Nigeria
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Court restrains FG from renaming UNILAG after Abiola – WorldStage


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Court restrains FG from renaming UNILAG after Abiola
WorldStage
By Benson Akomo Lagos (WorldStage Newsonline)-- Justice Steven Adah of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikeja on Monday granted an interim order restraining the Federal Government from going ahead with its plan to change the name of the University of ...
Court bars FG from renaming UNILAGThe Nation Newspaper
Court saves UNILAG from name changeBusinessDay
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Governors demand Special Security Intervention Fund – CHANNELS


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Governors demand Special Security Intervention Fund
CHANNELS
With the unabated violence and insecurity in some states across the country, the Nigerian Governors Forum has called for the creation of a Special Security Intervention Fund to assist affected states in tackling the challenge.
Governors' Forum calls for state police, intervention fundWorldStage
Governors Meet on Insecurity, Constitution AmendmentTHISDAY Live
Northern Governors Hail Removal of NSA, Defence MinisterAllAfrica.com
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Steer Clear Of Oduduwa Lands; OPC Warns Boko Haram. – Osun Defender


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Steer Clear Of Oduduwa Lands; OPC Warns Boko Haram.
Osun Defender
The Oodua People's Congress (OPC) yesterday warned Boko Haram insurgents to steer clear of Yorubaland. Dr. Frederick Fasehun, Founder and President of the Congress (OPC), said, although Boko Haram's current agitation justified OPC's age-old demand for ...
OPC offer services to fight terrorismBusinessDay
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Why I sacked Azazi, Bello – - Leadership Newspapers


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Why I sacked Azazi, Bello -
Leadership Newspapers
Jonathan also opened up on why he removed his former national security adviser, General Andrew Azazi, and erstwhile defence minister, Dr Halliru Bello, saying the changes became necessary to meet up the standard of security operations in the war ...
Opposition Parties Laud Azazi's Sack, Seek Security Apparatus OverhaulAllAfrica.com
Azazi/Bello ouster: Minister, presidential aides panic over imminent changes ...Nigerian Tribune
Why I sacked NSA Azazi, Bello, by JonathanThe Nation Newspaper
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Who Cleanses Nigeria’s ‘House Of Dregs’? – P.M. News


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Who Cleanses Nigeria's 'House Of Dregs'?
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By Gbenga Kayode Nigeria's House of Representatives' 'Integrity Group' anchorman fell flat on the proverbial banana peel, cautiously veiled with a juicy US$3 million bribe offered by an oil magnate. Just as scores of Nigerians were beginning to heave a ...
Otedola goofed on bribery allegation, says OlanipekunThe Nation Newspaper
OTEDOLA/LAWAN'S MESSY AFFAIRNigerian Tribune
Farouk/Otedola Bribery Saga: Otedola Goofed Says Olanipekun.Osun Defender
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Can PDP, ACN upstage Mimiko in Ondo? – BusinessDay


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Can PDP, ACN upstage Mimiko in Ondo?
BusinessDay
On October 20, 2012, going by the timetable released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), gubernatorial election will be holding in Ondo State. Olusegun Mimiko, a Labour Party (LP) governor of the state, will be re- contesting.
Ondo 2012:Between Group Identity And Political ExpediencyThe Guardian Nigeria
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Christians Offer Prayers for Peace in Kaduna – AllAfrica.com


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Christians Offer Prayers for Peace in Kaduna
AllAfrica.com
Christians in Kaduna State yesterday offered special prayers in churches for the restoration of peace and normalcy in the state. It was gathered that churches in the state offered special prayers for peace, stability and unity in the country, ...
Kaduna Crisis: Yakowa Parleys With Religious LeadersNigerian Observer
Churches, Places Of Worship Record Low Turnout Despite Tightened SecurityNigerian Bulletin
Christians worship amidst tight security in the North •As churches record low ...Nigerian Tribune
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Nigeria says it needs new anti-terrorism tactics – AngolaPress


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Nigeria says it needs new anti-terrorism tactics
AngolaPress
Abuja - Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan said on Sunday he sacked his defence minister and national security adviser last week because the government needed new anti-terrorism tactics. Militant Islamist sect Boko Haram has been fighting an ...
OPC offer services to fight terrorismBusinessDay
'The South West Is Out Of Bounds To You' – OPC Warns Boko HaramNigerian Bulletin
Stay away from S/West, OPC warns Boko HaramThe Nation Newspaper
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Nigerian army kills six pirates in the south – Agenzia Giornalistica Italia


Nigerian army kills six pirates in the south
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(AGI) Abuja - The Nigerian army killed six pirates in the southern federal state of Bayelsa in the Niger Delta. The Joint Task Force (JTF), a unit that includes the best divisions of the Nigerian armed forces, encountered the pirates in the oil rich ...
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2015 elections not my priority – Jonat… – BusinessDay


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2015 elections not my priority – Jonat...
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President Goodluck Jonathan says his pre-occupation is how to face the challenges of governance and not the 2015 elections. He said at a media chat in Abuja on Sunday that it was too early in the life of his administration to begin to talk about the ...
'Why House can't summon Jonathan'The Guardian Nigeria
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Segun Olusola: Rain Of Tributes As Night Falls On Veteran Broadcaster, Culture … – The Guardian Nigeria


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Segun Olusola: Rain Of Tributes As Night Falls On Veteran Broadcaster, Culture ...
The Guardian Nigeria
THE entire art and diplomatic community has been plunged into mourning since Thursday when news of Chief Segun Olusola's death filtered in. The eminent art patron died in a Lagos hospital at 6.30pm on Thursday after a brief illness.
Ambassador Olusola for burial July 20 •As more Nigerians mourn his exitNigerian Tribune
'We've lost a rare gem in Olusola'The Nation Newspaper
Fashola consoles with family of late Ambassador Olusola, says, he brought a ...WorldStage
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Segun Olusola: Rain Of Tributes As Night Falls On Veteran Broadcaster, Culture … – The Guardian Nigeria


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Segun Olusola: Rain Of Tributes As Night Falls On Veteran Broadcaster, Culture ...
The Guardian Nigeria
THE entire art and diplomatic community has been plunged into mourning since Thursday when news of Chief Segun Olusola's death filtered in. The eminent art patron died in a Lagos hospital at 6.30pm on Thursday after a brief illness.
Ambassador Olusola for burial July 20 •As more Nigerians mourn his exitNigerian Tribune
'We've lost a rare gem in Olusola'The Nation Newspaper
Fashola consoles with family of late Ambassador Olusola, says, he brought a ...WorldStage
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Is This Desperation? Nigerian Woman Inserts 1kg of Cocaine into Private Part – Bella Naija


Is This Desperation? Nigerian Woman Inserts 1kg of Cocaine into Private Part
Bella Naija
By Adeola Adeyemo Almost every day, I read of some interesting ways people use to traffic drugs; inserting drugs into the hair, swallowing drugs, mixing it with food ingredients, lining it inside shoes, bags, packaged and manufactured items etc, ...
Woman inserts 66 wraps of drugs in private partNigerian Tribune
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Ebonyi women protest suspension of female legislator for alleged drunkenness … – The Guardian Nigeria


Ebonyi women protest suspension of female legislator for alleged drunkenness ...
The Guardian Nigeria
ABAKALIKI, the Ebonyi State capital, at the weekend, virtually came to a halt when over 50 women from Ivo Local Council stormed the city to vent their anger over the suspension on “a trumped up charge of drunkenness and boarding a tricycle,” of the ...
Women protest lawmaker's suspensionThe Nation Newspaper

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