Monthly Archives: December 2012

NCS valuation unit recovers N5.2bn – BusinessDay


BusinessDay

NCS valuation unit recovers N5.2bn
BusinessDay
The Trade and Tariff Department of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) recovered N5.2 billion revenue from direct notices issued by its valuation unit from January to September, a publication from the service said on Monday. The report is contained in the ...
NCS Records 95 Deaths In 2012Leadership Newspapers

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Compel Jonathan To Remove Fuel Subsidy, Man Asks … – CHANNELS


Compel Jonathan To Remove Fuel Subsidy, Man Asks ...
CHANNELS
A former Governorship candidate in the 2007 elections in Anambra State, Stanley Okeke has sued President Goodluck Jonathan before an Abuja Federal High Court asking it to compel the President to remove forthwith the subsidy being paid on fuel in the ...
Jonathan, Okonjo-Iweala dragged to court over fuel subsidyNigerian Tribune
Nigeria: Jonathan, others sued over fuel subsidyCodewit Global Network
Jonathan, Okonjo-Iweala, Allison-Madueke Sued Over Fuel Subsidy PaymentsAllAfrica.com

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Fire burns Lagos Deputy Gov.’s residence – News24


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Fire burns Lagos Deputy Gov.'s residence
News24
Lagos - The police on Sunday said the fire at the residence of Mrs Adejoke Adefulire, Lagos State Deputy Governor, was a minor incident. The Area Commander, Area `A' Command Lion Building, ACP Imohinmi Edgal, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) ...
Fire Guts Section Of Lagos Deputy Governor's ResidenceLeadership Newspapers
Fire at Lagos Deputy Governor's HouseTHISDAY Live
Fire scare at Lagos deputy governor's residenceP.M. News
Codewit Global Network
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CNPP Seeks Travel Ban Against Corrupt Leaders – AllAfrica.com


CNPP Seeks Travel Ban Against Corrupt Leaders
AllAfrica.com
The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) has asked the international community to impose sanctions against corrupt Nigerian leaders in order alleviate the sufferings of the people. The group said such instruments as freezing of foreign assets, travel ...
Impose international sanctions on Nigeria corrupt politicians — CNPPNigerian Tribune

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Terrorism and Recruitment Into the Immigration Service – AllAfrica.com


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Terrorism and Recruitment Into the Immigration Service
AllAfrica.com
If you haven't been following developments in the alleged discriminatory recruitment into the Nigeria Immigration Service--which has now been overturned by the Ministry of Interior--you would be excused if you think I'm nuts for having "terrorism," "recruitment" ...
Immigration repatriates 16738 illegal migrants in 2012Daily Times Nigeria
We Will Notify Nigerians Before Recruiting - Immigration CGLeadership Newspapers

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Is the 2013 federal budget ready? – The Punch


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Is the 2013 federal budget ready?
The Punch
The presentation of the 2013 federal budget proposals to the National Assembly in October was a departure from the late presentation of budgets to the National Assembly in recent years. Nigerians, understandably, applauded the President and the Finance ...
Exclusion Of SEC From 2013 Budget: Why Nigeria Must Act FastThe Guardian Nigeria
Lagos Chamber applauds early passage of 2013 budget, urges National ...WorldStage
Budget 2013: Row over benchmark deepensThe Nation

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CAF executive seat: NSC leaves Maigari out in the cold – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

CAF executive seat: NSC leaves Maigari out in the cold
Nigerian Tribune
The hope and aspiration of the president, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Alhaji Aminu Maigari to win a seat on the Confederation of African Football (CAF) executive committee may be a mirage after all. Maigari had declared his ambition to fill the seat ...
NFF to consolidate on 2012 gains — MaigariThe Nation

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Asari-Dokubo Misguided, Mischievious – Kinsmen – Leadership Newspapers


Daily Sun

Asari-Dokubo Misguided, Mischievious – Kinsmen
Leadership Newspapers
Kinsmen of Alhaji Asari Dokubo, under the aegis of The Okirika National Youth Movement, have described his recent outburst against President Goodluck Jonathan as mischievous. The group, in a statement yesterday, said that his coordinated diatribe on the ...
2015: Group slams Dokubo-Asari over commentsNigerian Tribune
2015: Presidency Faults Asari On CommentOsun Defender
2015: Pro-Jonathan group hits back at Asari DokuboThe Nation
THISDAY Live -Daily Sun
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The Senate In 2012 – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

The Senate In 2012
Leadership Newspapers
Chibuzo Ukaibe, in this piece reflects on the activities of the Senate in the last one year. For a year that had the trappings of great potentials for the nation, its pains, sorrows and few joys, were reflected in the mood of the Senate. Naturally, there were high and ...
From the Senate - the Senate's 2012 Unfinished BusinessEquities.com
Senate: The unfinished businessesNigerian Tribune
2013: What fate for PIB, other bills?The Nation

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Policeman, 4 others killed as Boko Haram, JTF clash in Yobe – Nigerian Tribune


CHANNELS

Policeman, 4 others killed as Boko Haram, JTF clash in Yobe
Nigerian Tribune
A policeman attached to the military Joint Task Force (JTF) in Yobe State was among the five persons killed at the weekend during a gun duel betweeb members of the Boko Haram sect and men of the task force in Yindiski area near Potiskum in Yobe State.
JTF Kills Four Suspected Members Of Boko Haram In YobeCHANNELS

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Jonathan, Okonjo-Iweala dragged to court over fuel subsidy – Nigerian Tribune


Jonathan, Okonjo-Iweala dragged to court over fuel subsidy
Nigerian Tribune
A former governorship candidate in the 2007 elections in Anambra State, Chief Stanley Okeke, has dragged President Goodluck Jonathan before a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, asking it to compel the president to remove forthwith the subsidy being ...

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Yahaya resigns from ANPP, BoT – Nigerian Tribune


Yahaya resigns from ANPP, BoT
Nigerian Tribune
A member of the national Board of Trustees (BoT) of the All Nigerian Peoples Party (ANPP) and founding member of the party in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Alhaji Isah Yahaya, has resigned his membership of the BoT and the party. He was a four-time ...
ANPP BoT Member ResignsLeadership Newspapers

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Obasanjo urges Egbaland monarchs to work for peace – Daily Times Nigeria


CHANNELS

Obasanjo urges Egbaland monarchs to work for peace
Daily Times Nigeria
Former president Olusegun Obasanjo, has appealed to prominent traditional rulers in Egbaland to work for peace and reconciliation. Obasanjo made the appeal at the end of the meeting of the Special Committee on the unity of the four sectional Obas in ...
Obasanjo, Amosun Reconcile Traditional Rulers In EgbalandCHANNELS
Obasanjo, others settle rift among Egba monarchsInformation Nigeria
Obasanjo, Shonekan, Others End 20-yr-old Egba Chiefs' CrisisLeadership Newspapers
Osun Defender
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Why Delta introduced free healthcare, by Uduaghan – The Guardian Nigeria


Why Delta introduced free healthcare, by Uduaghan
The Guardian Nigeria
GOVERNOR Emmanuel Uduaghan has again assured Deltans that adequate and affordable healthcare remains paramount to his administration. Besides, he warned medical officials and dubious members of the society against extorting money from the ...

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2 Killed, 1500 Displaced in Nigeria Clash – CRIENGLISH.com


2 Killed, 1500 Displaced in Nigeria Clash
CRIENGLISH.com
Two people were killed and some 1500 people displaced in a communal clash between Fulani and Gwari tribes in the Nigerian capital Abuja, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said on Sunday. The escalation of the crisis started Saturday ...

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Kidnappers abduct Gombe lawmaker – Daily Times Nigeria


Kidnappers abduct Gombe lawmaker
Daily Times Nigeria
Unidentified persons have kidnapped a member of the Gombe State House of Assembly, Alhaji Jalo Ganga (PDP-Gombe North ), in his residence in the Gombe metropolis on Sunday. A source told Daily Times. Sources said the kidnappers with a motorcycle, ...

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We Will Notify Nigerians Before Recruiting – Immigration CG – Leadership Newspapers


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We Will Notify Nigerians Before Recruiting - Immigration CG
Leadership Newspapers
Mrs Rose Uzoma, the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), said that Nigerians would be notified before the commencement of the planned recruitment into the service. Uzoma said at a News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) forum in Abuja ...

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When Bangers Wreck Havocs On – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

When Bangers Wreck Havocs On
Leadership Newspapers
To say that residents of Lagos were in a panic on boxing day when a loud blast was said to have thrown people helter-skelter would be an understatement. However the blast initially believed to have been a bomb, turned out to be from firecrackers in a ...
Jankara, where crime and law mix freely •Why inferno went wildNigerian Tribune
Lagos Explosion - Buildings to Undergo Integrity TestAllAfrica.com
Lagos marks 50 Houses For Integrity TestsP.M. News
Osun Defender
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2012: Season Of Controversial – Leadership Newspapers


2012: Season Of Controversial
Leadership Newspapers
There were several decisions taken by the government in 2012 which were pleasant while others were unpleasant. Unpalatable as some of them were, they however formed a policy thrust of the government. As the year rolls to an end, SUNNY IDACHABA ...
Great Expectations for 2013THISDAY Live
Knocks, expectations as 2013 approachesThe Punch

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2012: Season Of Controversial – Leadership Newspapers


2012: Season Of Controversial
Leadership Newspapers
There were several decisions taken by the government in 2012 which were pleasant while others were unpleasant. Unpalatable as some of them were, they however formed a policy thrust of the government. As the year rolls to an end, SUNNY IDACHABA ...
Great Expectations for 2013THISDAY Live
Knocks, expectations as 2013 approachesThe Punch

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Azazi: A General’s Final Exit – THISDAY Live


Osun Defender

Azazi: A General's Final Exit
THISDAY Live
General Andrew Owoye Azazi was a military officer to the core. He was highly taciturn, and a man who chose his words carefully, knowing that every word carries weight and implication. It was not surprising when as the National Security Adviser to the ...
Jonathan, Cleric Feud Over Corruption At Azazi's BurialLeadership Newspapers
No Regrets Appointing Azazi As NSA, Says JonathanThe Guardian Nigeria
Amaechi Names Street In Port Harcourt After AzaziCHANNELS
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CPC, ACN, ANPP raise committees over mega party – Nigerian Tribune


Somaliland Sun

CPC, ACN, ANPP raise committees over mega party
Nigerian Tribune
Fresh crisis appears to have hit the top echelons of the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), following the intensification of plans to form a mega party alliance with top opposition parties, including the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) and the All ...
2013: Animating the landscape for 2015The Punch
2013 and the opposition's mega party plansThe Nation
Nigeria in the Hands of CPC Will Become Somalia – PDPSomaliland Sun

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Ajimobi, Fasanmi eulogise Adegbonmire – Nigerian Tribune


Ajimobi, Fasanmi eulogise Adegbonmire
Nigerian Tribune
GOVERNOR Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has described the death of the late Afenifere leader and Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) chieftain, Chief Wunmi Adegbonmire, as a monumental loss to the progressive camp in the country. The governor, in a ...
Ajimobi, Fayemi Mourn AdegbonmireThe Guardian Nigeria
leader of the Action Congress of Nigeria in Ondo State dies at 77Codewit Global Network

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Politics of Bajoga’s journey to Sir Kashim Ibrahim House – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

Politics of Bajoga's journey to Sir Kashim Ibrahim House
Nigerian Tribune
Regional Editor, North-West, HASSAN IBRAHIM, examines the political undercurrents, negotiations and the manoeuvres that occurred before Ambassador Nuhu Bajoga was finally picked as new deputy governor of Kaduna State. AMBASSADOR Nuhu Audu ...
Bajoga Takes Oath Of OfficeThe Guardian Nigeria
Bajoga's Age Is An AdvantageLeadership Newspapers
Bajoga sworn in as deputy governor, Kaduna StateOsun Defender
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Human Rights Commission Blasts SSS For Detaining Journalists Without Charges – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Human Rights Commission Blasts SSS For Detaining Journalists Without Charges
CHANNELS
The Nigeria's National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has criticized the State Secret Service (SSS) for detaining two journalists for several days without charges. In a statement released on Saturday, the Chairman of the Commission, Chidi Odinkalu said ...
Nigeria rights leader blasts journalists detentionThe Associated Press
Nigeria: The IFJ Condemns the Detention of Two Journalists in NigeriaAllAfrica.com

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Human Rights Commission Blasts SSS For Detaining Journalists Without Charges – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Human Rights Commission Blasts SSS For Detaining Journalists Without Charges
CHANNELS
The Nigeria's National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has criticized the State Secret Service (SSS) for detaining two journalists for several days without charges. In a statement released on Saturday, the Chairman of the Commission, Chidi Odinkalu said ...
Nigeria rights leader blasts journalists detentionThe Associated Press
Nigeria: The IFJ Condemns the Detention of Two Journalists in NigeriaAllAfrica.com

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Lagos targets 370 income tax defaulters – P.M. News


P.M. News

Lagos targets 370 income tax defaulters
P.M. News
Nigeria's Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola Raji said his government would soon swoop on 370 high net-worth residents of the state who have been tax dodgers. At a year end ceremony at the Yoruba Tennis Club, Fashola disclosed that his ...
Fijabi wins Fashola's beltNigerian Tribune
Lagos Assembly passes 2013 budgetThe Nation
Fashola Lists Gains of State Traffic Law, Gives Sectoral ScorecardTHISDAY Live
AllAfrica.com -Leadership Newspapers
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Nigeria’s governors annus horribilis – P.M. News


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Nigeria's governors annus horribilis
P.M. News
For many Nigerian state governors, it's a year of the locust. From the tragic death of one, to near death experiences for two, and two others reportedly battling near terminal illnesses, it's a year to wish away. The ghastly auto crash, yesterday, in which Governor ...
Gov. Suntai Will Be Back SoonLeadership Newspapers
Nigeria: Season of sorrow for governorsCodewit Global Network
My Condolence, Mr PresidentTHISDAY Live
Daily Sun
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Knocks, expectations as 2013 approaches – The Punch


Knocks, expectations as 2013 approaches
The Punch
With a few days to the end of the year, Nigerians reflect on the gains and losses of 2012. They speak to ADEOLA BALOGUN, 'NONYE BEN-NWANKWO, BOSEDE OLUSOLA-OBASA, COMFORT OSEGHALE, ADEMOLA OLONILUA and ABIMBOLA SODEKE ...

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Aregbesola’s Administration: Mid-term Assessment – Osun Defender


P.M. News

Aregbesola's Administration: Mid-term Assessment
Osun Defender
As I write this piece to you at OSUN DEFENDER, the event which took place at the recent episode of the programme: “Ogbemi Till Day Break”, held to commemorate the second year in office of Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola and his team of progressives keep ...
Osun State to spend N1bn on rehabilitation of hospitals in 2013The Nation
Osun expends N2.6bn on education subventionNigerian Tribune
Free uniforms for Osun students, computers on the wayP.M. News
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20 feared killed as gunmen attack prison, police station in Adamawa •Professor … – Nigerian Tribune


20 feared killed as gunmen attack prison, police station in Adamawa •Professor ...
Nigerian Tribune
About 20 people were feared killed and inmates set free, on Friday, after gunmen struck in Maiha in Maiha Local Government Area of Adamawa State. Reports said the attack in the area, which shares a border with Cameroun, left also many people injured.
Gunmen attack Maiha prison, police stationNews24
20 dead as gunmen sack prison, police in AdamawaDaily Times Nigeria
Gunmen Kill 25 in Adamawa, BornoTHISDAY Live
Leadership Newspapers -AllAfrica.com
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Jankara, where crime and law mix freely •Why inferno went wild – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

Jankara, where crime and law mix freely •Why inferno went wild
Nigerian Tribune
The victims of Tuesday morning fire that razed the famed Jankara Market are still counting their losses. Though the stockpiling of fire crackers in one of the shops (an alleged illegality) has been blamed for what has become the latest tragedy to have befallen ...
Lagos explosions: 1500 shops shut, traders lamentThe Punch

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Travellers trapped on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway – Nigerian Tribune


Travellers trapped on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway
Nigerian Tribune
Travellers were trapped in a gridlock on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway on Thursday night after an accident that involved two heavy-duty vehicles. The accident, it was gathered, occurred after a payloader with registration number: LAGOS KJA 894 XB, pierced ...
Travellers pass night on Lagos-Ibadan Exp •Incident claims 2 lives, injures 4The Punch

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Lamido, Imam Urge Muslim Women To Study Gynaecology – The Guardian Nigeria


Lamido, Imam Urge Muslim Women To Study Gynaecology
The Guardian Nigeria
CHIEF Imam of Dutse, Dr. Abubakar Sani, has reiterated the need for young Muslim women to study obstetrics and gynaecology, a branch of medicine that deals on the health of women, to preserve the dignity of motherhood. Jigawa State, which currently ...
Gov. Lamido To Present 2013 Appropriation Bill On MondayLeadership Newspapers

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Borno Governor Weeps At Budget Presentation – Information Nigeria


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Borno Governor Weeps At Budget Presentation
Information Nigeria
GOVERNOR KASHIM SHETTIMA PRESENTING THE BUDGET PROPOSAL TO THE SPEAKER OF THE STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY, ABDULKARIM LAWAN. It is not every time you see or hear a governor weeping but not for the chief executive of Borno ...
Shettima presents N184bn budget for 2013BusinessDay
Borno State government constructs 150 boreholesThe Guardian Nigeria
Governor Renews Call On BokoLeadership Newspapers
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Kidnapping In Nigeria: The Police Connection – P.M. News


P.M. News

Kidnapping In Nigeria: The Police Connection
P.M. News
The abduction of Nkiru Sylvanus, a Nollywood actress who won the heart of Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, southeast Nigeria, to become his Special Assistant on Public Affairs came as shocking when the news broke recently. Nkiru Sylvanus ...

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Kebbi to spend N5bn oil subsidy fund on job creation – BusinessDay


BusinessDay

Kebbi to spend N5bn oil subsidy fund on job creation
BusinessDay
The Kebbi government on Thursday said it would create 5,000 jobs with N5 billion oil subsidy fund (SURE-P) that accrued to the state. Governor Saidu Dakingari made the explanation in Birnin Kebbi when he received members of the task force on polio ...
Kebbi Elders Forum Wants Dakingari To Establish IndustriesLeadership Newspapers

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Kwara Govt. Approves Riders Uniform for Commercial Motorcycle – CHANNELS


Leadership Newspapers

Kwara Govt. Approves Riders Uniform for Commercial Motorcycle
CHANNELS
In order to reduce crime to a barest minimum, the Kwara state government has launched a single uniform for easy recognition and issuance of identity cards to commercial motorcycle riders in the state. The commercial motorcycle riders which had several ...
Kwara re-defines operations of commercial motorcyclistsThe Guardian Nigeria
Kwara streamlines Okada riders associations from 65 to sevenWorldStage

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Army Denies Claims Of Religious Or Ethnic Sentiments In Officers’ Retirements – Information Nigeria


Osun Defender

Army Denies Claims Of Religious Or Ethnic Sentiments In Officers' Retirements
Information Nigeria
army logo Despite the reported grumblings emanating from the top echelon of the Nigerian Army especially those affected by the recent retirements, the Army authorities have denied reports and insinuations that it forcefully retired 51 of its officers including ...
Nigeria Army denies ethnic, religious bias in officers' retirementCodewit Global Network
Officers' retirement followed due process, says ArmyThe Guardian Nigeria
Army Denies Religious Or Ethnic Claims On Officer's RetirementsCHANNELS
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Plateau Police Summons Community Elders Over Killings – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Plateau Police Summons Community Elders Over Killings
CHANNELS
Three villages of Bachit, Shonong and Rim; all in Riyom local government area of Plateau state witnessed some security challenges during the Christmas celebrations as unknown gunmen ambushing and shooting the villagers that confirmed that five people ...
Gunmen kill 4 in PlateauNigerian Tribune
3 Killed By Gunmen In PlateauInformation Nigeria

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A Glance Into 2012 – AllAfrica.com


Information Nigeria

A Glance Into 2012
AllAfrica.com
In a matter of days, the world will embrace a New Year. But with all that characterised 2012, Nigerians will not forget the outgoing year in a hurry. In this report, Ademola Adeyemo, Omololu Ogunmade, Shola Oyeyipo, Anayo Okolie, Ayodele Opiah and Nkiruka ...
More democracy dividends in 2013, says PresidencyThe Guardian Nigeria
2013 Will Be The Year Of Nigeria's Glory – Doyin OkupeCHANNELS
Jonathan's Xmas message: PDP blasts CPCNigerian Tribune
THISDAY Live -Leadership Newspapers -Information Nigeria
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Shades of 2012 – The Punch


Nigerian Observer

Shades of 2012
The Punch
Although Nigerians could not fathom having to cough out N140 for a litre of petrol — a far cry from N65 which it was hitherto sold for – it was the reality that starred them in the face on January 1, 2012. This gave rise to massive and sustained protests otherwise ...
Taraba lawmakers have acted humanely over Suntai, says HonThe Guardian Nigeria
States' Complaints of Lack of Federal PresenceAllAfrica.com
Full StoryNigerian Observer

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Shades of 2012 – The Punch


Nigerian Observer

Shades of 2012
The Punch
Although Nigerians could not fathom having to cough out N140 for a litre of petrol — a far cry from N65 which it was hitherto sold for – it was the reality that starred them in the face on January 1, 2012. This gave rise to massive and sustained protests otherwise ...
Taraba lawmakers have acted humanely over Suntai, says HonThe Guardian Nigeria
States' Complaints of Lack of Federal PresenceAllAfrica.com
Full StoryNigerian Observer

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Shades of 2012 – The Punch


Nigerian Observer

Shades of 2012
The Punch
Although Nigerians could not fathom having to cough out N140 for a litre of petrol — a far cry from N65 which it was hitherto sold for – it was the reality that starred them in the face on January 1, 2012. This gave rise to massive and sustained protests otherwise ...
Taraba lawmakers have acted humanely over Suntai, says HonThe Guardian Nigeria
States' Complaints of Lack of Federal PresenceAllAfrica.com
Full StoryNigerian Observer

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Motor Accident Claims 9, Injures 11 – THISDAY Live


Motor Accident Claims 9, Injures 11
THISDAY Live
About nine persons were on Thursday feared dead in a motor accident along Gbongan-Ife road in Gbongan, headquarters of Ayedaade Local Government Area of Osun State, while 11 persons sustained various degrees of injuries. The accident, which ...
Road accident in southwestern Nigeria kills 9, injures 11WireUpdate
9 Dead, 11 Injured In OsunLeadership Newspapers
Road accident in Nigeria leaves nine people deadNzweek
Nigerian Tribune
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Fire damages former Nigerian president’s house – Zee News


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Fire damages former Nigerian president's house
Zee News
Fire damages former Nigerian president`s house Abuja: The house of ex-Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo in southwestern city of Abeokuta was on Thursday damaged by a fire outbreak allegedly caused by a power surge. The inferno was brought ...
Obasanjo's House On FireCHANNELS
Fire at Obasanjo's Hilltop MansionCodewit Global Network
“Obasanjo's house that's razed by fire will become more beautiful” Ex-President ...Bella Naija
Information Nigeria -THISDAY Live -AllAfrica.com
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Explosion: Police after importers of ‘knockout’ •Govt begins demolition exercise – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

Explosion: Police after importers of 'knockout' •Govt begins demolition exercise
Nigerian Tribune
THE police in Lagos State have begun a massive manhunt for the owners of the firecrackers that led to the explosion on Lagos Island on Wednesday. This was disclosed to the Nigerian Tribune by the image maker in charge of the state police command, ...
Fireworks Inferno: Victims Recount Ordeal, Lament LossesTHISDAY Live
Huge explosion hits market in Nigeria's Lagos Island areaXinhua
Fireworks spark massive blaze in Nigerian cityCNN International
CHANNELS -AFP
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PDP: Adamawa Congresses Hold – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

PDP: Adamawa Congresses Hold
Leadership Newspapers
The rift between Adamawa State Governor Murtala Nyako and the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, over the conduct of the of PDP congresses has been settled in Bamanga's favour following the conduct of ...
Nyako/Tukur Rivalry - PDP Committee Insists On Party Congress TodayAllAfrica.com

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Edo rejects ranking as ‘unsafe state’ – The Guardian Nigeria


Information Nigeria

Edo rejects ranking as 'unsafe state'
The Guardian Nigeria
THE Edo State Government has dismissed alleged reports by the United States (U.S.) branding the state a security risk and advising its citizens not to travel to the area. A statement by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Prof. Julius Ihonvbere, said it ...
US, Taiwan & Canada Warn Citizens Against Non-Essential Travel to NigeriaBella Naija
US, Canada warn citizens against travel in NigeriaCodewit Global Network
Edo Govt Flays Us Security Warning On EdoAllAfrica.com

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EFCC arraigns lawyer over alleged N25m loan fraud – The Guardian Nigeria


EFCC arraigns lawyer over alleged N25m loan fraud
The Guardian Nigeria
A LAGOS-based lawyer, Kole Bello and an alleged accomplice, Muhydyn Ango were Thursday arraigned before an Ikeja High Court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for allegedly fraudulently obtaining a N25 million loan facility ...

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Criticisms trail holiday to Imo civil servants – The Guardian Nigeria


Leadership Newspapers

Criticisms trail holiday to Imo civil servants
The Guardian Nigeria
SCORES of Imo people and bodies have continued to condemn the two-week public holidays offered to civil servants in the state by the Rochas Okorocha administration a few days ago. The governor had recently asked workers controlled by the state ...
Okorocha, Anyanwu TradeLeadership Newspapers
Family of Abducted Imo Governor's Aide Paid N8 Million Ransom - PoliceAllAfrica.com

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Police Foil Attempt To Bomb Enugu Airport – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Police Foil Attempt To Bomb Enugu Airport
CHANNELS
The Enugu state Police Command has claimed that it foiled an attempt by four persons to blow up the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu with explosives and the four suspects arrested. The state's police Public Relations Officer, Mr Ebere Amaraizu, who ...
Police Foils Attempt to bomb Enugu airportDaily Times Nigeria
Four Nabbed Over Alleged Plot To Bomb Enugu AirportInformation Nigeria

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Kano budgets N3.5 bn for university – BusinessDay


Kano budgets N3.5 bn for university
BusinessDay
The Kano State Government has earmarked N3.5 billion in its 2013 budget for the provision of infrastructure at its newly established North-West University in Kano. The state's Commissioner for Planning and Budget, Bello Danbatta, announced made the ...

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Kwara LG Polls: ACN Accuses Court Of Bias – CHANNELS


Kwara LG Polls: ACN Accuses Court Of Bias
CHANNELS
The Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) is accusing the Kwara state judiciary of bias in the petition before it over the nullification of Offa local government election. However, the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the state has challenged the opposition party to ...

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Aliyu Blames Slow Development Of The North On Insecurity – Leadership Newspapers


Aliyu Blames Slow Development Of The North On Insecurity
Leadership Newspapers
Gov. Babangida Aliyu of Niger State on Wednesday said the security threat by the Boko Haram group in the northern part of the country had stalled development in the region. Aliyu made the remark during an interactive session with journalists at his ...
Northern Governors Condemn Christmas Day AttackAllAfrica.com
Northern Governors condemn Christmas killingsP.M. News

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Tell them our President is also a muslim — already! – BusinessDay


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Tell them our President is also a muslim -- already!
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For one who was named Thomas at birth, you would expect this writer to be a Christian. But while I received formal education provided by mostly Christian institutions, being given the name of one of the apostles of Jesus Christ was never a religious decision!
Boko Haram threat harms Cameroon-Nigeria border tradeDeutsche Welle
Nigerian Islamic Cleric Alleges Plot To Wipe Out MuslimsP.M. News
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Obi Blames Poor Road Design for Erosion – AllAfrica.com


Obi Blames Poor Road Design for Erosion
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Governor Peter Obi of Anambra State has decided improper design of roads in the past in the state, attributing it as one of the causes of erosion in the state. He said when roads are not properly designed the end result is that it usually leads to poor ...

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Time for Action On the PIB – AllAfrica.com


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Time for Action On the PIB
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No end appears to be in sight for the passing of the much-talked-about and -amended Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), which was first sent to the National Assembly in 2008 by late President Umaru Musa Yar'adua. The bill languished there until it lapsed at the ...
Oyegun warns on killing Nigeria's oil industry billP.M. News
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JTF destroys 10000 drums of illegal product, arrest Police ASP – BusinessDay


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JTF destroys 10000 drums of illegal product, arrest Police ASP
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Joint Task Force (JTF), Operation Pulo Shield, Sector 3 of the 13 Brigade Nigerian Army, on Wednesday destroyed 10,000 drums used for lifting illegal diesel product in Cross River. Capt. James Joseph, the Public Relations Officer of the 13 Brigade Nigerian ...

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JTF destroys 10000 drums of illegal product, arrest Police ASP – BusinessDay


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JTF destroys 10000 drums of illegal product, arrest Police ASP
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Joint Task Force (JTF), Operation Pulo Shield, Sector 3 of the 13 Brigade Nigerian Army, on Wednesday destroyed 10,000 drums used for lifting illegal diesel product in Cross River. Capt. James Joseph, the Public Relations Officer of the 13 Brigade Nigerian ...

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Taiwan warns against non-essential travel to Nigeria – Focus Taiwan News Channel


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Taiwan warns against non-essential travel to Nigeria
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Taipei, Dec. 27 (CNA) Taiwan urged its nationals Thursday to avoid non-essential travel to Nigeria, especially during the coming week, amid concerns over another terrorist attack taking place in the African country's capital. Nigerian police have received ...
Report Predicts Favourable Economic Outlook In 2013Leadership Newspapers

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No Business As Usual in 2013 – ICPC – AllAfrica.com


No Business As Usual in 2013 - ICPC
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Abuja — Chairman, Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, Mr. Ekpo Nta, has warned that it would no longer be business as usual, for the corrupt, from 2013. Nta revealed that he would go after "contractors who ...
Tough times await corrupt persons in 2013, says ICPCThe Guardian Nigeria

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Clark condemns waste of N7.282tn derivation fund – Codewit Global Network


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Clark condemns waste of N7.282tn derivation fund
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Edwin-Clark-360x225 First Republic Minister of Information, Chief Edwin Clark, on Wednesday, berated governors of oil and gas producing states for appropriating 13 per cent derivation fund, totalling N7.282tn in 13 years, meant for the producing ...
Clark faults govs' appropriation of oil derivation fundThe Guardian Nigeria

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FCTA Realised N1trn Foreign – Leadership Newspapers


FCTA Realised N1trn Foreign
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Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Senator Bala Mohammed has disclosed that the administration realised a total of $6.6 billion (N1.086 trillion) from Foreign Direct Investment (DFI) in 2012. $2.6 billion of this is for the Abuja Town Centre ...
FCTA moves to flush out criminals, hawkers, 'okada' ridersBusinessDay
FCT Records Over N1trn FDI in 2012THISDAY Live

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Matters arising from Navy’s Augusta 109 helicopter crash – BusinessDay


Matters arising from Navy's Augusta 109 helicopter crash
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As a country, we must examine some matters arising from the recent Navy Augusta 109 Helicopter crash that claimed the lives of six Nigerians including General Azazi, the former National Security Adviser, and Mr. Yakowa, the Governor of Kaduna state, ...
GUARDIAN EDITORIAL: The Navy helicopter crashNigerianMuse

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Azazi’s burial programmes begin tomorrow – Nigerian Tribune


Azazi's burial programmes begin tomorrow
Nigerian Tribune
Bayelsa State governor, Mr Seriake Dickson, has said former National Security Adviser (NSA), the late Andrew Owoye Azazi, will be given a befitting state burial. This, he said, was in recognition of his enviable record of service to the state and country.

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ONDO GOV ELECTION: PDP crisis deepens – Nigerian Tribune


ONDO GOV ELECTION: PDP crisis deepens
Nigerian Tribune
THE crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo State over the last governorship election deepened, on Tuesday as the party and the Director-General of the Olusola Oke Campaign Organisation, Dr Dare Bada, tangled. The party through its ...

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PDP, The Nigerian Establishment And Political Stability – Leadership Newspapers


PDP, The Nigerian Establishment And Political Stability
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In every country, there is what is called the establishment. Not only in a country, but even in every society. There are people who, by virtue of their stature and influence, can help to stabilize the society and establish order when there is drift and anarchy.
PDP leader cautions N'Assembly over state creationThe Guardian Nigeria

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Cocaine trafficker arrested at Lagos Airport – The Guardian Nigeria


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Cocaine trafficker arrested at Lagos Airport
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LUCK ran out on a suspected drug trafficker on Tuesday as he was nabbed by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos. He was caught on his return from Sao Paulo, Brazil, with ...
48-year-old Man Arrested With 1.620kg Of Cocaine On Christmas DayInformation Nigeria

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Tough times await corrupt persons in 2013, says ICPC – The Guardian Nigeria


Tough times await corrupt persons in 2013, says ICPC
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THE new helmsman at the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) Mr. Ekpo Nta has warned corrupt persons in the country that it would no longer be business as usual in 2013. Speaking in a press interview at the ...

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Clark faults govs’ appropriation of oil derivation fund – The Guardian Nigeria


Clark faults govs' appropriation of oil derivation fund
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ELDER statesman and former Minister of Information, Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark, Wednesday declared as wrong, governors' continued appropriation of the 13 per cent derivation fund for oil and gas producing companies in Nigeria. Clark spoke when ...

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Boko Haram and Nigeria’s Culture of Violence – Council on Foreign Relations (blog)


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Boko Haram and Nigeria's Culture of Violence
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Facebook; Twitter; LinkedIn. Boko Haram and Nigeria's Culture of Violence. by John Campbell December 26, 2012. A soldier sits in a truck during a military patrol in Nigeria's central city of Jos 20/01/2010. (kintunde Akinleye/Courtesy Reuters). Share. -- Share ...
Terrorists Viciously Kill 12 in Nigeria in 2 Christmas Eve AttacksAtlanta Black Star
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Chime attended only 17 events in five years – Investigation – Information Nigeria


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Chime attended only 17 events in five years – Investigation
Information Nigeria
Enugu-State-Governor-Sullivan-Chime-360x225 A content analysis of newspapers reports of Enugu State Governor Sullivan Chime's programmes and activities since he became governor on May 29, 2007, on Tuesday showed that he had attended only 17 ...

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Obasanjo tasks Amosun on provision of pi… – BusinessDay


Obasanjo tasks Amosun on provision of pi...
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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has tasked Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State on the massive production of pipe-borne water, which would bring about an effective and adequate distribution of water to every nook and cranny of the state, urging, ...
Ogun empowers women with N200m credit schemeThe Punch

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Abuja Residents Celebrate – Leadership Newspapers


Abuja Residents Celebrate
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The perennial fuel scarcity in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) persisted on Tuesday, as the Christians celebrate Christmas. Most filling stations in the territory had no fuel to sell, while the few ones that were selling had to contend with long queues of ...
Long fuel queues in Lagos, AbujaP.M. News (blog)

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Fire razes ‘fire-cracker’ warehouse on Lagos Island – BusinessDay


Fire razes 'fire-cracker' warehouse on Lagos Island
BusinessDay
A shop containing fire crackers on Wednesday exploded in a storey building injuring many and damaging cars and houses close by, NEMA spokesman, Yushau Shuaib said in a statement. "NEMA has mobilized response agencies and volunteers to an ...

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Emir of Dukku dies – P.M. News


Emir of Dukku dies
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The remains of the Emir of Dukku, Alhaji Abdulkadir Rasheed, were on Tuesday interred in Dukku, in Nigeria's north eastern state of Gombe. His emirate covers a council area also known as Dukku local council, with a population of 200,000 people.

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Fashola donates gifts to less privileged – News24


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Fashola donates gifts to less privileged
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Lagos - The Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has donated gift items to less privileged people at the SOS Children's Village, Isolo, Lagos. The Director of the village, Mr Benjamin Buraimoh, made the disclosure in an interview with the News ...
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2012 bad year for Nigeria – Elechi – BusinessDay


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2012 bad year for Nigeria - Elechi
BusinessDay
Governor Martin Elechi of Ebonyi has described 2012 as a bad year for Nigeria, saying the year can pass as the worst in Nigeria's history. Elechi made the statement on Tuesday at Echialike, his hometown in the Ikwo Local Government Area of the state, while ...

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Health Minister Charges Hospital Workers On Performance – Leadership Newspapers


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Health Minister Charges Hospital Workers On Performance
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The Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu has urged the staff of Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki, FETHA, Ebonyi State, to work for the overall success of the hospital. Prof. Chukwu gave the charge on Thursday during an unscheduled working visit ...

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Christmas In Niger Peaceful Under Tight Security – Leadership Newspapers


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Christmas In Niger Peaceful Under Tight Security
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Christmas celebration in Niger State was peaceful as the security arrangement was water tight around places of worship especially in Minna and Suleja where a Catholic Church was bombed last year at Madalla. In Minna the Secretary to Niger State ...
Madalla Christmas bombing, one year afterCHANNELS
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Gunmen attack local government boss in Kano – CHANNELS


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Gunmen attack local government boss in Kano
CHANNELS
Unknown gunmen on Tuesday attacked the interim management officer of Dawakin Tofa local government area of Kano state, Alhaji Musa Kambai Sumaila, killing his driver. The council boss who is the supposed target sustained injuries from the attack ...
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Kano council boss escapes assassinationP.M. News

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Nigeria Attacks Pair Piracy, Kidnappings – AllAfrica.com


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Nigeria Attacks Pair Piracy, Kidnappings
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The 23 December pirate attack on an Italian ship 40 nautical miles off the coast of Nigeria's Bayelsa state is part of a growing trend in Africa's Gulf of Guinea region. Four crew members were kidnapped. Land-based kidnappings are also on the rise.
Pirates attack ship off Nigeria, kidnap four sailorsWireUpdate
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Christmas: Theodore Orji grants state pardon to eight prisoners – CHANNELS


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Christmas: Theodore Orji grants state pardon to eight prisoners
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The Governor of Abia state, Mr Theodore Orji has granted state pardon to eight prisoners in the state, in line with the Christmas celebration for this year's celebration. They pardoned prisoners are Ngozi Simon, Ngozi Esina, Okwuonu Eme and Lawrence Egbu.
8 prisoners granted pardon in AbiaNews24
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Three die, 11 injured in three Christmas Day crashes – The Punch


Three die, 11 injured in three Christmas Day crashes
The Punch
Three persons were confirmed dead and 11 injured in separate road accidents on Christmas Day across the country. A statement by the Federal Road Safety Commission said a Toyota Hiace car with registration number XA 651 NKR and belonging to ...
FRSC donates medication for accident victimsNews24
Speed Violation Still Major Cause Of Accident – ChidokaLeadership Newspapers

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Too Many Parties Unwieldy For Elections – INEC Commissioner – Leadership Newspapers


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Too Many Parties Unwieldy For Elections - INEC Commissioner
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Mr Ishmael Igbani, INEC Commissioner in-charge of Election Monitoring, has said that too many political parties are unwieldy for elections in a developing country like Nigeria. Igbani, who said this in Abuja on Tuesday in an interview with the News Agency of ...

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Govenor Urges Politicians to Fulfil Electoral Promises – AllAfrica.com


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Govenor Urges Politicians to Fulfil Electoral Promises
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Gov Adams Oshiomhole of Edo on Monday advised politicians against seeing their foray into politics as a means of enriching themselves, but as an avenue to serve the people. The governor made the remark at Jattu, Etsako West local government area of ...
Oshiomhole charges politicians on election promisesThe Guardian Nigeria
Oshiomhole inaugurates state electoral commissionCHANNELS
Oshiomhole: Where are the police patrol vehicles?P.M. News

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FG Cancels Controversial Recruitment Into Nigeria Immigration Service – Information Nigeria


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FG Cancels Controversial Recruitment Into Nigeria Immigration Service
Information Nigeria
Following allegations of skewed recruitment in favour of applicants from certain section of the country and non-advertisement of its recruitment process, the Minister of Interior, Comrade Abba Moro has directed the immediate cancellation of the ongoing ...
Moro Stops Recruitment in ImmigrationTHISDAY Live
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Disquiet in Kaduna as Yero Nominates Bajoga Deputy – THISDAY Live


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Disquiet in Kaduna as Yero Nominates Bajoga Deputy
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Following intense lobbying and politicking, Governor Mukhtar Ramalan Yero of Kaduna State has picked the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, Ambassador Nuhu Bajoga, as his deputy. But his nomination has caused some disquiet ...
Yero Nominates Bajoga As Deputy GovenorAllAfrica.com
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Azazi: Nigeria Lost a Great Man, Says Jonathan – THISDAY Live


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Azazi: Nigeria Lost a Great Man, Says Jonathan
THISDAY Live
President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday visited the family of former National Security Adviser (NSA), the late Gen. Andrew Azazi, at his Lagos residence at about 10.20 am and held a closed-door meeting with the widow, Alero, children and grandchildren of ...
Jonathan, Mark commiserate with Ekweremadu over loss of brother •Jonathan ...Nigerian Tribune
Azazi was a patriot, says JonathanThe Guardian Nigeria
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EFCC Arrests Babalakin After Leaving Hospital – THISDAY Live


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EFCC Arrests Babalakin After Leaving Hospital
THISDAY Live
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday arrested the embattled Chairman of Bi-Courtney Highway Services Limited, Dr. Wale Babalakin, shortly after he was discharged from the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Lagos, ...
Babalakin arrested at LUTH, granted bailNigerian Tribune
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24th December, 2012 16:00At Last, EFCC Apprehends Wale Babalakin!The Streetjournal

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2015: We are not working against Jonathan —Yar’Adua group – Nigerian Tribune


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2015: We are not working against Jonathan —Yar'Adua group
Nigerian Tribune
A group of top politicians, who played key roles in the administration of the late President Umaru Yar'Adua has denied a media report which insinuated that they were plotting against the presumed ambition of President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015.
2015: Yar'Adua Associates Deny Plotting against JonathanTHISDAY Live
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2015: Yar'Adua group not involved in secret plot, say Aliero, othersThe Nation

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Plateau PDP, Assembly at loggerheads – The Guardian Nigeria


Plateau PDP, Assembly at loggerheads
The Guardian Nigeria
THE Plateau State Working Committee of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the action of its members in the State House of Assembly who refused to attend the presentation of the 2013 budget by Governor Jonah Jang on December 13.
Plateau Assembly, PDP on collision course •PDP chides ACN over Offa rerunNigerian Tribune

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PDP closes ranks, plots to oust ACN in Lagos – The Guardian Nigeria


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PDP closes ranks, plots to oust ACN in Lagos
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THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) must be aware by now of the task it faces in wrestling powers from the ruling Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) in Lagos. Notwithstanding the isolated “victories” the PDP earned through the courts after the last council ...
2015: Be battle ready to take over S/West, Bode George charges PDP leadersNigerian Tribune
Chris Ngige Gives Out Cars, Cash To Aides, Others... Urges Support For ACNInformation Nigeria
Ngige: ACN Will Test Merger with Other Opposition Parties in Anambra 2014THISDAY Live
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A message to our readers – Marietta Daily Journal


A message to our readers
Marietta Daily Journal
Merry Christmas! There is something powerful about that sincere yet simple wish. Christmas more than all other holidays holds special meaning to our families, the Marietta/Cobb community and to people all around the world. No other holiday focuses society ...
Merry Christmas to all our readers, and thank youGlens Falls Post-Star (blog)

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Jonathan, Mark, Tambuwal, govs, others charge Christians on Christ’s virtues – Nigerian Tribune


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Jonathan, Mark, Tambuwal, govs, others charge Christians on Christ's virtues
Nigerian Tribune
President Goodluck Jonathan has urged Nigerians to draw inspiration from Christ's enduring personification of selflessness and hard work, stressing his administration's commitment to deliver on its promises. He said in his Christmas message released in ...
I Will Do More In 2013 – JonathanCHANNELS
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This Yuletide gift is unsavoury – Nigerian Tribune


This Yuletide gift is unsavoury
Nigerian Tribune
THE world all over, the yuletide season especially the Christmas is marked by Christians with expression of love for fellow human beings and particularly for those who are less privileged, orphaned, bereaved, sick or hospitalised, serving jail terms, displaced ...
NOA lauds Nigerians' resilienceThe Guardian Nigeria

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’2012 year of peace in Oyo’ – The Guardian Nigeria


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'2012 year of peace in Oyo'
The Guardian Nigeria
THE Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) in Oyo State has described 2012 as the year of peace in the state, according to the ACN Publicity Secretary, Dauda Kolawole, who felicitated with Governor Abiola Ajimobi, Christians and the entire residents of Oyo State ...
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Sambo denies role in huge cost of VP’s residence – The Guardian Nigeria


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Sambo denies role in huge cost of VP's residence
The Guardian Nigeria
VICE President Namadi Sambo Monday washed its hand off the controversy over the huge amount being spent on the official residence of the Vice President. Sambo, in a statement by his spokesman, Umar Sani, said the concept and choice of a residential ...
Presidency Defends Cost of VP's ResidenceTHISDAY Live
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Gunman Fires At Villagers In Bauchi Relaxation Joint – CHANNELS


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Gunman Fires At Villagers In Bauchi Relaxation Joint
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Some residents of Bichi Village were today shot at by an unknown gunman, killing many and injuring others, the police have said. The Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Abbas Abdullahi, confirmed the incident on Monday in Bauchi. Abdullahi, however did ...
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