Monthly Archives: February 2013

Oyerinde: AGF writes House, says I was never confused – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Oyerinde: AGF writes House, says I was never confused
CHANNELS
The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Bello Adoke on Thursday wrote a letter to the House of Representatives denying allegations that he was confused on how to handle the prosecution of the murder of late Olaitan ...
Oyerinde: We are confused over conflicting reports - AGF's officeNigerian Tribune
Oyerinde's murder: We're confused –FGOsun Defender
Oyerinde's Murder: We Are InLeadership Newspapers
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Nigeria Among 10 Most Important Countries In The World – Clinton – CHANNELS


Nigeria Among 10 Most Important Countries In The World – Clinton
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A former U.S President, Bill Clinton has said that Nigeria is among the 10 most important countries in the world. Clinton, who was speaking on Tuesday in Abeokuta as part of an awards ceremony put on by ThisDay newspaper and its flamboyant publisher ...

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Ex-Minister Slams N90b Suit On NIMASA, DG – P.M. News


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Ex-Minister Slams N90b Suit On NIMASA, DG
P.M. News
The former Interior Minister, Captain Emmanuel Iheanacho, has slammed a N90 billion suit on Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, and its Director-General, Mr. Patrick Akpobolokemi for unlawful arrest and imprisonment. Iheanacho is ...

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Senate Considers Bill To Decongest Prisons – CHANNELS


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Senate Considers Bill To Decongest Prisons
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The senate is taking steps to review the administration of the justice system to ensure the decongestion of prisons across the country. A lawmaker, Senator Babajide Omoworare introduced a bill seeking to amend the criminal justice act to make it mandatory ...
Criminal Justice Amendment Bill passes 2nd readingNigerian Observer
Prison Decongestion: Senate Moves To Empower CJN On Monthly Release Of ...Leadership Newspapers

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Political Class Has Ruined This Country —el-Rufai – Osun Defender


Political Class Has Ruined This Country —el-Rufai
Osun Defender
The former minister of Nigeria's Federal Capital Territory, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, has blamed the political class for ruining this country. He said that the tragedy of Nigeria was that those who attained political, economic and social greatness today attained it ...

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2015: Jonathan has constitutional right to contest, says Tukur – BusinessDay


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2015: Jonathan has constitutional right to contest, says Tukur
BusinessDay
Bamanga Tukur, national chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Wednesday said that President Goodluck Jonathan has the constitutional right to contest the 2015 presidential election. Although President Jonathan has not openly declared his ...
Jonathan Can Run In 2015 – TukurCHANNELS
Rumble in the Nigerian Governors' ForumAllAfrica.com
Nigeria: PDP says nothing wrong in presenting Jonathan for 2015 pollsAfrique en Ligue
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Unemployment and insecurity in Nigeria: The Nexus – The Guardian Nigeria


Unemployment and insecurity in Nigeria: The Nexus
The Guardian Nigeria
“The more prosperous a state is and the more equitably and justly distributed its wealth is, the less liable it is to the danger of internal disorder and the more able it is to discourage external aggression.” Chief Obafemi Awolowo (1909-1987). IN economics ...
Did you know that Awo coined the name Naira? Tourism is Life revealsOsun Defender

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Obi To Rebuild Collapsed Ojukwu Memorial Library – CHANNELS


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Obi To Rebuild Collapsed Ojukwu Memorial Library
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T he Anambra state governor, Mr. Peter Obi, has promised to assist in the reconstruction of the Ojukwu Memorial Library in Owerri, Imo state, which collapsed six days ago. The Governor made this known during his visit to the site at new Owerri layout ...
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Whodunit! Obi, Bianca express shock as unknown persons demolish Ojukwu's ...Osun Defender
Bianca Condemns Demolition of Ojukwu Memorial Library in OwerriAllAfrica.com

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Fitch Raises Lagos Outlook to Positive – THISDAY Live


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Fitch Raises Lagos Outlook to Positive
THISDAY Live
Fitch Ratings has raised its outlook on Lagos state to positive from stable, citing “improving debt management” and moves towards a balanced budget by 2015. Bloomberg quoted Fitch to have said Wednesday that increasingly, bonds with “fixed repayment ...
Lagos public service starts weekend work MarchBusinessDay
The essence of a patriot and federalist, by Fashola (2)The Guardian Nigeria
PDP Faults Fashola's Criticism Of Good Governance TourLeadership Newspapers
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Kidnapped Foreigners: Channel – Leadership Newspapers


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Kidnapped Foreigners: Channel
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Nigeria claims killed Boko Haram commanderTimes of Oman
Kidnapped French Family: Army Says Wouldn't React To Boko Haram VideoCHANNELS
French family appears with 'Boko Haram' kidnappers on YouTubeMmegi Online
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NBA Seeks Probe Of Floating – Leadership Newspapers


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NBA Seeks Probe Of Floating
Leadership Newspapers
The Nigerain Bar Association (NBA) has called on the federal government to set up a judicial commission of inquiry to look into the case of floating corpses in Ezu River, Amansea/Awka in Anambra state. The lawyers' umbrella body also called on the National ...
Senate Team Back In Anambra, Speaks With Police Over 50 Mystery Bodiesspyghana.com

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Reps say no to incentives to unemployed graduates – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

Reps say no to incentives to unemployed graduates
Nigerian Tribune
THE House of Representatives, on Wednesday, rejected a bill that sought to provide monetary incentives for unemployed graduates in the country, pending the time they would be employed. The bill, sponsored by Honourable Arua Arunsi, had sought to ...
Reps reject proposal to pay unemployed graduatesThe Guardian Nigeria

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Emir Returns To Kano After Treatment Abroad – CHANNELS


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Emir Returns To Kano After Treatment Abroad
CHANNELS
The Emir of Kano, Ado Bayero on Wednesday returned to the ancient city of Kano from London aboard a Presidential jet. The Air Force Jet touched down at the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport at about 6.50pm into the waiting hands of a crowd that ...
Emir of Kano Returns to NigeriaAllAfrica.com
Amid Jubilation, Emir of Kano ReturnsTHISDAY Live
Emir of Kano returns to Nigeria todayOsun Defender
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I’m Back On My Feet, Wada Declares As He Resumes Work – CHANNELS


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I'm Back On My Feet, Wada Declares As He Resumes Work
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The Governor of Kogi State, Idris Wada, has returned to Lokoja, the state capital after spending about 60 days in a hospital in Abuja, following a motor accident, which led to him sustaining varying degrees of injuries and the death of his then Aide-de-Camp ...
Information And Communication Technology, Made Governance Easier - AwoniyiLeadership Newspapers

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FEC okays panel on road safety – The Guardian Nigeria


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FEC okays panel on road safety
The Guardian Nigeria
THE Federal Executive Council (FEC) Wednesday began moves for the implementation of a four-year national strategy on road safety policy by approving the constitution of an inter-ministerial implementation committee on its evolution. The road safety policy, ...
FG Sets Up Committee To Review Road Safety StrategyCHANNELS
FG Establishes Inter-Ministerial Committee on Road Safety PolicyTHISDAY Live
FG to institute 4-year national strategy on road safetyDaily Times Nigeria

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The late Olaitan Oyerinde – CHANNELS


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The late Olaitan Oyerinde
CHANNELS
The office of the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) says it is yet to identify suspects in the murder of Mr. Olaitan Oyerinde, the late principal private secretary to Governor Adams Oshimhole of Edo State. A lawyer representing the office of the Attorney ...

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Governor signs Kaduna’s N179bn appropriation bill into law – The Guardian Nigeria


Governor signs Kaduna's N179bn appropriation bill into law
The Guardian Nigeria
THE Governor of Kaduna State, Alhaji Mukhtar Ramalan Yero, has signed into law the N179 billion 2013 recently passed by the state legislators. A breakdown of the budget showed that N104.5 billion was earmarked for capital expenditure while the balance ...
Kaduna gov convoy involved in accidentOsun Defender
Gov. Yero Signs 2013 Budget Into LawLeadership Newspapers

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ICPC Uncovers Sexual Harassment, 49 Other Corrupt Practices In Universities – spyghana.com


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ICPC Uncovers Sexual Harassment, 49 Other Corrupt Practices In Universities
spyghana.com
He also said operators of more than 20 illegal universities in the country will soon be arrested and prosecuted. Nta spoke at a briefing in Abuja at the presentation of a pilot study on the ongoing ICPC comprehensive Systems Study and Review of Nigerian ...
ICPC To Begin Investigation Of University ContractsCHANNELS
Varsities Thrive in Corruption, Sexual Harassment - ICPC BossAllAfrica.com
ICPC bemoans corruption in Nigerian universitiesP.M. News

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Subsidy Scam: Court Dismisses Oil Marketers’ Application To Quash Charges – CHANNELS


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Subsidy Scam: Court Dismisses Oil Marketers' Application To Quash Charges
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A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja has dismissed an application by two oil marketers seeking to quash the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission's (EFCC) oil subsidy fraud charges against them. The EFCC accused Aro Bamidele and Abiodun Bankole, ...
2 oil marketers' bid to quash charge dismissedNews24

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Britain warns against travel to northern Nigeria after Islamist raids – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Britain warns against travel to northern Nigeria after Islamist raids
CHANNELS
Britain has advised its citizens in Nigeria against travelling to parts of the north, after an increase in attacks blamed on Islamist militants and the abduction of several foreigners earlier this month. Traffic passes through intersecting roads in the Federal Capital ...
Britain warns citizens against visits to northern NigeriaBusinessDay

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Political Class Has Ruined This Country —el-Rufai – P.M. News


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Political Class Has Ruined This Country —el-Rufai
P.M. News
The former minister of Nigeria's Federal Capital Territory, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, has blamed the political class for ruining this country. He said that the tragedy of Nigeria was that those who attained political, economic and social greatness today attained it ...
El-Rufai - More Books Coming About Nigeria's LeadersAllAfrica.com
Gains of my book, by El-RufaiThe Guardian Nigeria
El-Rufai: I'll Write MoreLeadership Newspapers
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Another SAN Stripped Of Rank – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Another SAN Stripped Of Rank
CHANNELS
The Legal Practitioners Privileges Committee (LPPC) on Tuesday stripped Ajibola A. Aribisala of the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN). Ajibola A. Aribisala stripped of the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN). This is the second time a member of ...
Legal Practitioners' C'tteeLeadership Newspapers
LPPC Suspends Aribisala as SANTHISDAY Live
N500m debt recovery: Committee suspends SANThe Nation
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Nigerian President Jonathan Signs 2013 Spending Plan Into Law – Businessweek


Nigerian Tribune

Nigerian President Jonathan Signs 2013 Spending Plan Into Law
Businessweek
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan approved a 4.98 trillion naira ($31.6 billion) budget for 2013, higher than he originally proposed to lawmakers in October, presidential spokesman Reuben Abati said. The appropriation bill “will be further considered by ...
Jonathan signs 2013 BudgetNews24
At last, Jonathan signs 2013 budgetThe Punch
Jonathan signs 2013 Appropriation Bill into lawNigerian Tribune
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2015 Presidential Contest Between PDP, APC, Says Onu – AllAfrica.com


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2015 Presidential Contest Between PDP, APC, Says Onu
AllAfrica.com
The National Chairman of the All Nigerian Peoples Party, ANPP, Ogbonnaya Onu, on Tuesday, said the 2015 presidential contest would be between the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the newly formed All Progressive Congress, APC. Describing ...
APC must learn from mistakes of past merger attempts, says OpadokunThe Guardian Nigeria
APC won't discriminate, says Tinubu after talks with BuhariOsun Defender
'Imposition Of Candidates HasLeadership Newspapers
Daily Times Nigeria
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Yero Vows to End Attacks on Southern Kaduna Communities – THISDAY Live


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Yero Vows to End Attacks on Southern Kaduna Communities
THISDAY Live
The Kaduna State Governor, Alhaji Mukhtar Yero, Tuesday declared that his administration would leave no stone unturned to ensure that the perpetrators of the frequent attacks in the southern part of the state were brought to justice. Yero stated this when he ...
Kaduna Attack: Yero, Nenadi Visit Bereaved FamiliesLeadership Newspapers
Bomb scare in KadunaThe Guardian Nigeria
Explosion Near Kaduna Market Causes ScareCHANNELS
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FG Frustrates Maina’s Bid To – Leadership Newspapers


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FG Frustrates Maina's Bid To
Leadership Newspapers
The federal government and its agencies yesterday frustrated efforts by the embattled chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reform, Abdulrasheed Maina to stop his arrest. At the resumed hearing of Maina's suit seeking an order of perpetual ...
Court fixes March for Maina's suit against SenateThe Guardian Nigeria

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I’ll defeat Aregbesola in 2014 –Ex-minister – The Punch


The Punch

I'll defeat Aregbesola in 2014 –Ex-minister
The Punch
A former Minister of Youth Development, Senator Olasunkanmi Akinlabi, has said he will defeat Governor Rauf Aregbesola in next year's gubernatorial election in Osun State. Akinlabi, who embarked on consultations with leaders and elders of the Peoples ...
Osun safe, secure for investors - AregbesolaNigerian Tribune
Osun 2014: Ex-minister takes campaign to Ijesa landNational Mirror
Security vital for growth; Osun safe for investors says AregbesolaOsun Defender

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PDP BoT: intrigues that threw up anenih, Jonathan, Nnamani in last minute drama – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

PDP BoT: intrigues that threw up anenih, Jonathan, Nnamani in last minute drama
Nigerian Tribune
CHIEF Tony Anenih re-emerged as the Chairman of the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the early hours of Tuesday at a drama-filled meeting that took place the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa. Participants at the ...
PDP BoT Chair: Kalu HailsLeadership Newspapers
Tony Anenih Emerges Chairman Of PDP's BoTCHANNELS
With Anenih, Akpabio, PDP is Repackaged, Ready for Opposition Parties – TukurOsun Defender
P.M. News -THISDAY Live
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You haven’t done well with oil money, Clinton tells Nigeria – The Guardian Nigeria


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You haven't done well with oil money, Clinton tells Nigeria
The Guardian Nigeria
IT was a stark reminder of the wastefulness of the nation's leaders as former United States (U.S.) President Bill Clinton declared that Nigeria had failed to properly use her rich natural resources. Clinton did not mince words as he told Nigeria: “You haven't ...
Bill Clinton: Nigeria must target poverty in nation to stop violence now sweeping ...Edmonton Journal
Clinton: Nigerian Poverty Fuels Religious ViolenceABC News
Bill Clinton Counters Jonathan, Insists Poverty Behind Boko Haram, Ansaru ...AllAfrica.com
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Alleged N47Bn Theft: Akingbola Insists On Fresh Trial – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Alleged N47Bn Theft: Akingbola Insists On Fresh Trial
CHANNELS
The former Managing Director of the defunct Intercontinental Bank Plc, Erastus Akingbola, on Tuesday, insisted on a fresh trial in the case of stealing N47 billion belonging to the bank, brought against him by the Economic and Finanacial Crimes Commission.
N47.6b theft: EFCC re-arraigns Erastus AkingbolaWorldStage
Akingbola wants to be re-triedNews24
EFCC rearrests Akingbola, as Jonathan sacks judge over his trialNigerian Tribune
Gistmaster -Leadership Newspapers
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Two Indian sailors freed in Nigeria – NDTV


The Voice of Russia

Two Indian sailors freed in Nigeria
NDTV
Yenagoa, Nigeria: Six foreign sailors were freed unharmed overnight by pirates who seized them off the coast of Nigeria's oil-producing region nine days ago, police said on Tuesday. A rise in piracy off Nigeria's oil-rich coast this month has shown gangs are ...
Six foreign sailors kidnapped off Nigeria freed - policeReuters
URGENT ¥¥¥ Six foreigners kidnapped off Nigeria are free: policeGlobalPost
15 Russian sailors still in custody in NigeriaThe Voice of Russia
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Corruption: Jonathan approves judge’s retirement – BusinessDay


BusinessDay

Corruption: Jonathan approves judge's retirement
BusinessDay
President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday approved the immediate retirement of Justice Charles Archibong over alleged corruption. Mohammed Bello Adoke, minister of justice and attorney general of the federation, who disclosed this to State House ...
At Last, Naron Gets What He DeservesP.M. News
Judges suspended over pension scamLegalbrief (subscription)
Poor remuneration for judges, an invitation to judicial corruption, says NgigeThe Guardian Nigeria
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Nigeria–British Bilateral Trade To Hit $12.2 Billion By 2014 – Ventures Africa


Ventures Africa

Nigeria–British Bilateral Trade To Hit $12.2 Billion By 2014
Ventures Africa
VENTURES AFRICA – British Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria, Peter Carter revealed on Monday, that trade relations between Nigeria and UK will hit N1.920 trillion ($12.2 billion) by 2014. Currently, bilateral trade volume between the two countries ...
Nigeria-British Trade To HitLeadership Newspapers
Nigeria, Britain to double volume of trade before 2014African Manager
Nigeria/British trade to hit N1.9 trillionThe Nation

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Merger Of Opposition Parties Is The Only Way To Defeat PDP – Buhari – CHANNELS


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Merger Of Opposition Parties Is The Only Way To Defeat PDP – Buhari
CHANNELS
Former presidential candidate of the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), retired General Muhammadu Buhari has stated that the merger of opposition parties is the only way to defeat People's Democratic Party (PDP). Addressing elected representatives ...
Uwalaka: APC: Radically new or merely novel?The Guardian Nigeria
APC: ACN, CPC, ANPP, APGA to lose identity •Buhari, Tinubu under pressure to ...Nigerian Tribune
2015: PDP also in merger with INEC, police, judiciary and others – BuhariOsun Defender
THISDAY Live -Leadership Newspapers
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N’Assembly, Ministry to Jointly Resolve Contentious Issues on PIB – THISDAY Live


BusinessDay

N'Assembly, Ministry to Jointly Resolve Contentious Issues on PIB
THISDAY Live
The National Assembly and Ministry of Petroleum Resources are expected to resolve contentious issues on fiscal regimes before the passage of the much-awaited Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, ...
Non-passage of PIB may mar Jonathan's 2nd term ambitionBusinessDay
PIB - What Is Good for Nigeria Is Good for Kano - Senator AbeAllAfrica.com

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Akpabio Has Restored Confidence In Governance — Umanah – Leadership Newspapers


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Akpabio Has Restored Confidence In Governance — Umanah
Leadership Newspapers
Commissioner for Information and Communication in Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Aniekan Umanah, in this interview with Bernard Tolani Dada, talks about the rapid development stride of Governor Godswill Akpabio and the tough task of keeping up with the ...
We succeed by divine intervention in Akwa Ibom - AkpabioNigerian Tribune
2015: I'll go to the N'Assembly –AkpabioDaily Sun

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Maina: Protesters Storm NASS, Accuse Senate Of Witch-hunt – Leadership Newspapers


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Maina: Protesters Storm NASS, Accuse Senate Of Witch-hunt
Leadership Newspapers
Traffic at the entrance of the National Assembly in Abuja, was yesterday disrupted as protesting youths moved against what they described as the witch-hunting of the embattled chairman of the Pension Reform Task Force Team (PRTT), Dr. Abdulrasheed ...
Head of Service Dissolves Pension Reforms Task ForceTHISDAY Live
'Maina never sneaked out of Nigeria'Nigerian Tribune
Maina's supporters protest at N' AssemblyThe Guardian Nigeria
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Court Rejects Babalakin’s Request to Sit Outside the Dock – THISDAY Live


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Court Rejects Babalakin's Request to Sit Outside the Dock
THISDAY Live
Justice Adeniyi Onigbanjo of an Ikeja High Court Monday rejected the request by the embattled Chairman of Bi-Courtney Limited, Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN), to leave the dock and seat near the bar. Also, the judge ordered Lateef Fagbemi, counsel to ...
Drama In Court As Judge Declines Babalakin Preferential TreatmentLeadership Newspapers
Babalakin: Court orders harmonisation of defence applicationsNigerian Tribune
Court Denies Babalakin's Plea To Sit Outside DockCHANNELS
WorldStage -Daily Times Nigeria -P.M. News
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Rainstorm: Oyo frustrating distribution … – BusinessDay


Rainstorm: Oyo frustrating distribution ...
BusinessDay
According to the minister, the relief materials were donated by the Federal Government through the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to assuage the suffering of the victims of the rainstorm that occurred in Ibadan, Oyo State, on Sunday, ...
Ibadan rainstorm: Stop building on flood plain, NEMA warnsNigerian Tribune
Akinjide urges Oyo to distribute relief materialsThe Guardian Nigeria
Minister Accuses Oyo of Abandoning Storm VictimsAllAfrica.com
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APC will defeat PDP in 2015, says Buhari – The Nation


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APC will defeat PDP in 2015, says Buhari
The Nation
Former Head of State Gen. Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said the All Progressive Peoples Congress (APC) will sack the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) government in 2015. Gen. Buhari said Nigerians are tired of bad governance and corruption, which ...
CPC Maps Out Strategies To Oust PDP In 2015CHANNELS

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Ajimobi tasks MAN on infrastructure – Nigerian Tribune


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Ajimobi tasks MAN on infrastructure
Nigerian Tribune
OYO State governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has urged Nigerian manufacturers to take interest in the development of infrastructure in the country, especially in areas where government has failed. He made the appeal when members of the Manufacturers ...
Ajimobi grants amnesty to 13 prisonersThe Guardian Nigeria
Oyo Council Supports Self Help Projects With N50mCHANNELS

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Eko Atlantic City: From adversity to prosperity – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

Eko Atlantic City: From adversity to prosperity
Nigerian Tribune
Sulaimon Olanrewaju writes that the story of Eko Atlantic City is a classical example of seeing prospects in a problem. All eyes were on Lagos last week as dignitaries gathered to witness the laying of the dedication stone for the five million square-metre Eko ...
Dubious Hopes, Lies Are No Strategy —ACN Tells PDPP.M. News (blog)
Fashola Canvasses Increased Cooperation Between UK And NigeriaCHANNELS
PDP faults Lagos on Eko Atlantic projectThe Guardian Nigeria
Dredging Today -THISDAY Live
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Gunmen kill senior policeman in restive north Nigeria – AFP


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Gunmen kill senior policeman in restive north Nigeria
AFP
KANO, Nigeria — Gunmen shot dead a senior police officer in northern Nigeria on Monday as he stood outside his home, the latest targeted killing in a region hit by waves of violence, police said. Islamist group Boko Haram has killed hundreds in north and ...
Gunmen Kill Police DPO In KanoCHANNELS
Kano buries cop killed by gunmenP.M. News
Unknown Gunmen Kill Police Commander in KanoAllAfrica.com

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‘Help us … we are sleeping outside’ – The Guardian Nigeria


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'Help us ... we are sleeping outside'
The Guardian Nigeria
HUNDREDS of residents, including women, men, youths and children from Badia East community, Ijora, Lagos, wailed to the government house Ikeja, Alausa, Lagos State Monday to protest the demolition of their houses by the state government.
Alawo HOMS: Ojora of Ijora Land, Baale of Iganmu Alawo give support to ...WorldStage
Lagos to destroy slumsNews24

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Several Dead in Sectarian Clashes in Eastern Nigeria – Voice of America


Independent Online

Several Dead in Sectarian Clashes in Eastern Nigeria
Voice of America
At least five people have been killed in eastern Nigeria after a disagreement over a football field led to clashes between Christians and Muslims. Officials in Wukari, a town in Taraba state, say the violence began Saturday when two football teams argued over ...
Nigeria: Soccer field dispute escalates, 20 dieWLOS
5 killed in Taraba crisisNews24
31 die in northern Nigeria sectarian violenceBusiness Standard
Reuters AlertNet
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FERMA begins rehabilitation of Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway – Daily Times Nigeria


FERMA begins rehabilitation of Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway
Daily Times Nigeria
The Federal Roads Maintenance Agency (FERMA), says it started the rehabilitation of Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway since February 11. FERMA Zonal Coordinator (South West 2), Oladipo Fagbamila told news men, on Sunday February in Lagos, that the ...
Nigeria: 8 die in Nigeria road crashAfrique en Ligue
2 customs officers, 5 others killed in Lagos/Ibadan Expressway crashNigerian Tribune
Truck Kills Eight On Lagos-Ibadan ExpresswayAllAfrica.com

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Oyo Council Supports Self Help Projects With N50m – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Oyo Council Supports Self Help Projects With N50m
CHANNELS
Following a mandate by the Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi to the chairmen of all the 33 local government areas in the state to start encouraging self-help projects, the transition chairman of Atiba Local Government, Mr. Akeem Adeyemi, has launched an ...

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Boko Haram’s S’ West agenda will fail – AIG – Osun Defender


Leadership Newspapers

Boko Haram's S' West agenda will fail – AIG
Osun Defender
The police have described the attempt by Boko Haram and its splinter faction, Jama'atu Ansarul Muslimina Fi Biladis-Sudan, to make an incursion into the South West as a failed mission. The Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 8, ...
Boko Haram: Lagos Allays Fear of Terrorist AttackTHISDAY Live
Lagos Allays Fears On Terrorists' Planned AttackLeadership Newspapers

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FG to Pay Hundreds On ‘Governance Tour’ Estacodes-Maku – AllAfrica.com


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FG to Pay Hundreds On 'Governance Tour' Estacodes-Maku
AllAfrica.com
More than 100 officials visiting states of the federation on the "good governance tour" are entitled to a government-paid Estacode, the group, led by the Information minister, Labaran Maku, said Sunday. The remark provides the first official confirmation huge ...
FG Insists on National Good Governance Tour In Edo StateCHANNELS
FG defences good governance tour, says it is not by forceWorldStage

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Jonathan, PDP Governors in Private Meeting – AllAfrica.com


The Punch

Jonathan, PDP Governors in Private Meeting
AllAfrica.com
President Goodluck Jonathan Sunday met with the governors of the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) at the State House, Abuja. As soon as some of the governors started arriving and even before journalists could establish their presence they were ...
2015: Jonathan to empower ministers against govsThe Punch
2015: As Jonathan, PDP governors' rift deepens...Nigerian Tribune
Yes, Jonathan Can RunLeadership Newspapers
THISDAY Live -Daily Sun
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Project execution’ll determine NDDC’s 2013 budget –Senate – National Mirror


National Mirror

Project execution'll determine NDDC's 2013 budget –Senate
National Mirror
The Senate Committee on the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has threatened not to work on the 2013 budget proposal of the commission unless the committee was satisfied with the level of contract execution by the commission. Committee ...

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Mimiko’s second inauguration: When patriotism takes centre stage – The Guardian Nigeria


Nigerian Tribune

Mimiko's second inauguration: When patriotism takes centre stage
The Guardian Nigeria
ALTHOUGH not physically present at the venue, “the extra-ordinary nationalism” of football hero and member of the victorious Super Eagles of Nigeria, Victor Moses, received a standing ovation from the gathering of eminent personalities at a lecture ...
Akinyemi identifies corruption as bane of development •Tasks Mimiko on second ...Nigerian Tribune
Every Nigerian Billionaire Corrupt, Says Former Minister AkinyemiAllAfrica.com
Most Nigerian billionaires are corrupt – AkinyemiOsun Defender
Leadership Newspapers
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RMAFC Seeks Abolition Of State/LG Joint Account – Leadership Newspapers


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RMAFC Seeks Abolition Of State/LG Joint Account
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For the first time, the chairman of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission, Engr Elias Mbam, has supported the abolition of the state /local government joint account in the next constitution review. Mbam, who spoke to journalists at the ...
RMAFC wants state-council joint accounts abolishedThe Guardian Nigeria
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2nd term: Abdulsalami, govs, Ooni, Dangote, Otudeko, others usher in Mimiko – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

2nd term: Abdulsalami, govs, Ooni, Dangote, Otudeko, others usher in Mimiko
Nigerian Tribune
ONDO State governor, Dr Olusegun Mimiko and his deputy, Alhaji Ali Olanusi were, on Sunday, sworn in for another term in office, with a pledge from the governor that he would ensure that the next four years bring further development to the people of the ...
Mimiko begins second term in officeThe Guardian Nigeria
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Stalemate over Budget 2013: Matters arising – The Punch


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Stalemate over Budget 2013: Matters arising
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There are media concerns on the potential adverse impact of delay of budget implementation and the possibility of the Legislature overriding presidential opposition to the 2013 budget enactment. In reality, late budget enactment has over the years never ...

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President Goodluck Jonathan hosts President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil – Bella Naija


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President Goodluck Jonathan hosts President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil
Bella Naija
The President of Brazil Dilma Rousseff yesterday paid a state visit to Nigeria at the invitation of President Goodluck Jonathan. Channels TV reports that the two presidents held talks on promoting and strengthening the bilateral relations between Nigeria and ...
Nigeria, Brazil Sign MoU On CooperationThe Guardian Nigeria
Nigeria, Brazil Sign Agreement to Boost Trade, InvestmentBloomberg
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FG defences good governance tour, says it is not by force – WorldStage


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FG defences good governance tour, says it is not by force
WorldStage
Abuja (WorldStage Newsonline)-- The Federal Government has defended the good governance tour recently condemned by Gov Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State, saying that it is not about the assessment of performance of states in terms of project execution.
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Paul C. McIlhenny, CEO of McIlhenny Company that makes Tabasco hot pepper … – Montreal Gazette


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Paul C. McIlhenny, CEO of McIlhenny Company that makes Tabasco hot pepper ...
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AVERY ISLAND, La. - Paul C. McIlhenny, chief executive and chairman of the board of the McIlhenny Company that makes the trademarked line of Tabasco hot pepper sauce and other products, has died, the company said Sunday. He was 68. A company ...
Gunmen Kill Five, Injure SevenThe Guardian Nigeria
Gunmen Kill Five In GombeCHANNELS
Gunmen kill 5 in restive northeast Nigeria: policeAFP
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Kalu, Saraki, Bode George, Ribadu, others form new group – Osun Defender


Kalu, Saraki, Bode George, Ribadu, others form new group
Osun Defender
atiku A new political group with membership drawn from the nation's crop of prominent politicians, has been formed. Chaired by the former Governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, the group parades an array of over 200 politicians in the country. According ...

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Lagos Evicts 5000 Ijora Slum Residents – Leadership Newspapers


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Lagos Evicts 5000 Ijora Slum Residents
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No fewer than 5,000 residents of Iganmu Alawo community in Apapa Iganmu local council development area were yesterday rendered homeless as the Lagos State Taskforce on Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit evicted the slum ...
10000 residents rendered homelessNational Mirror

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The Elephant’s Cry – Leadership Newspapers


The Elephant's Cry
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Marginalisation, in the Nigerian context, used to be associated with the Igbo alone. Now, every ethnic group that gets a chance to be heard doesn't forget to claim it. The entire north has not stopped crying over marginalisation. But the Yoruba seem to have ...

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Nigeria, Brazil Sign MoU On Cooperation – The Guardian Nigeria


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Nigeria, Brazil Sign MoU On Cooperation
The Guardian Nigeria
PRESIDENT Jonathan and his visiting Brazilian counterpart, Dilma Rousseff, Saturday, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) setting up the Nigeria-Brazil Bi-national Commission to boost trade and economic activities and strengthen ties between ...
Nigeria, Brazil Sign Agreement to Boost Trade, InvestmentBloomberg
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Bloodbath in Taraba: Many killed, several injured •JTF kills 2 gunmen in Kano – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

Bloodbath in Taraba: Many killed, several injured •JTF kills 2 gunmen in Kano
Nigerian Tribune
IT was an orgy of violence and death in Wukari, Taraba State, on Saturday, as a purported argument over a mosque degenerated into a bloodbath with many people losing their lives. Reports reaching Sunday Tribune confirmed that violence began after some ...
JTF Kills Two Gunmen In Kano StateCHANNELS
Two Gunmen Killed, Four Arrested in KanoTHISDAY Live
Two gunmen killed, four arrested in NigeriaAPA

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10 Killed And Two Injured By Gunmen In Plateau State – spyghana.com


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10 Killed And Two Injured By Gunmen In Plateau State
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Unknown gunmen stormed Kogwom village in Vom district of Jos south local government area, Plateau State, killing 10 individuals and leaving two others fatally injured. The gunmen attacked a family compound where 10 members of the family were killed in ...
Armed gunmen kill 10 members of same family in NigeriaBusiness Standard
Plateau Villagers Blocked Arrest of Kogom Attackers - STFAllAfrica.com
10 members of same family shot dead While mourning grandma's deathOsun Defender
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Distribute Federal Government’s flood–relief materials now: Akinjide tells Oyo govt – WorldStage


WorldStage

Distribute Federal Government's flood–relief materials now: Akinjide tells Oyo govt
WorldStage
The Honourable Minister of State for Federal Capital Territory, Oloye Olajumoke Akinjide, on Saturday, made a passionate call to the Government of Oyo State to commence immediate distribution of the relief materials donated by the Federal Government ...
Lack of sufficient energy, bane of industrialisation in Nigeria—AjimobiNigerian Tribune
Ajimobi Approves Pension Payment Of Retired Oyo TeachersCHANNELS
Ajimobi promises displaced traders interest-free loansThe Guardian Nigeria
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Court Gives Efcc 72-Hour Ultimatum To Declare Asset Recovered From Cecilia … – spyghana.com


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Court Gives Efcc 72-Hour Ultimatum To Declare Asset Recovered From Cecilia ...
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EFCC has been ordered to furnish an applicant with details of the properties recovered from Cecilia Ibru. A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, Friday, gave the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, a three-day ultimatum to furnish an applicant ...
EFCC ordered to reveal details of recovered Ibru's propertiesNigerian Tribune
EFCC Must Declare Cecilia Ibru's Assets Within 72 Hours — CourtCHANNELS
Court issues EFCC 72-hour ultimatum to declare assets recovered from Cecilia ...Daily Times Nigeria

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Keep Police barracks, offices clean, says DIG – Daily Times Nigeria


Keep Police barracks, offices clean, says DIG
Daily Times Nigeria
Suleiman Fakai, Deputy Inspector-General of Police (A) Operations, has tasked the Kebbi Police Command to ensure proper environmental sanitation within the office premises and barracks. The command's Public Relations Officeri, Chukwu Ikechukwu, said ...

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Nigeria pulls radio’s license after polio attacks – AFP


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Nigeria pulls radio's license after polio attacks
AFP
KANO, Nigeria — Nigeria has suspended the broadcasting license of a radio station that repeated conspiracy theories about polio vaccines days before deadly attacks on polio clinics, a statement said Saturday. Gunmen attacked two polio clinics in the ...
NBC Suspends Operating Licence of Kano Wazobia FMAllAfrica.com
Regulator suspends Nigerian radio station's licence over killing of polio ...Afrique en Ligue
NBC Closes Down Wazobia FM KanoCHANNELS
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Iran Denies Links With Spy Cell in Nigeria – AllAfrica.com


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Iran Denies Links With Spy Cell in Nigeria
AllAfrica.com
The Islamic Republic of Iran has denied that it trained militants in Nigeria to carry out assassination and attacks on Israeli, American and Nigerian officials. Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister, Hussein Amir-Abdollahian, was quoted by Iranian state television on ...
Iran denies organizing spy cell targeting US and Israeli targetsHaaretz
Nigeria Arrests Iran-Linked Suspects Planning AttacksBloomberg
Nigeria: Security Service Says It Halted Group Watching Israeli and US TargetsNew York Times
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SSS, soldiers arrest seven suspected kidnappers in church – Osun Defender


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SSS, soldiers arrest seven suspected kidnappers in church
Osun Defender
kinap gang A cleric in Awkuzu, Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra State is now on the run after a combined team of operatives of the State Security Services (SSS) and soldiers smashed a kidnapping gang allegedly led by him. The security agents ...
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Rape Trial: Ex-corps Member – Leadership Newspapers


Rape Trial: Ex-corps Member
Leadership Newspapers
Oba Adebukola Alli at an Osun State High Court sitting in Osogbo yesterday gave a vivid account of how he made love with a 23-year-old former member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) (names withheld) who served in his domain. Opening his ...
Alleged rape of corps member: 'We had sexual intercourse many times'Nigerian Tribune

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We can’t prevent deaths in Nollywood —Ibinabo Fiberesima, AGN President – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

We can't prevent deaths in Nollywood —Ibinabo Fiberesima, AGN President
Nigerian Tribune
Ibinabo Fiberesima is one of the popular actresses that rocked the Nigerian movie industry in the 90s. She was also a beauty queen. The soft-spoken actress was elected the president of the Actors' Guild of Nigeria last year and has since committed much ...
Nollywood Is Now UnitedP.M. News

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N55m budget bribe: Supreme Court orders Wabara, Osuji, others’ re-trial within 7 … – BusinessDay


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N55m budget bribe: Supreme Court orders Wabara, Osuji, others' re-trial within 7 ...
BusinessDay
The Supreme Court on Friday ordered former Senate President, Adolphus Wabara, to return to Abuja High Court within seven days to face trial on alleged N55 million bribe in 2005. In a unanimous decision delivered by Justice Musa Muhammad, the apex ...
Supreme Court Orders Wabara's Retrial Over Alleged N55Million BribeThe Guardian Nigeria
Wabara, Others to Face Trial Over Budget ScandalCHANNELS
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Oshiomhole stops oppressive rent payment by farmers – P.M. News


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Oshiomhole stops oppressive rent payment by farmers
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Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo state, has moved to end what looked like modern day serfdom in Nigeria, after listening to the complaints by some farmers that they pay rent to a powerful 'landlord', who claims to own the land. Yoruba farmers in Okada, ...
Oshiomhole signs tax bill to law, warns defaultersThe Guardian Nigeria
Full StoryNigerian Observer
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Hotel Receptionist Confesses Checking Cynthia’s Killers In With Used Receipt – The Guardian Nigeria


Hotel Receptionist Confesses Checking Cynthia's Killers In With Used Receipt
The Guardian Nigeria
AN Ikeja High Court in Lagos was Friday told by Miss Vivian Anueke, a receptionist at Cosmilla Hotel, Lagos where Facebook girl, Cynthia Osokogu was murdered, that her suspected killers checked into the hotel with a used receipt. Cynthia died in the hotel ...
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Education Minister cautions new VCs on corruption – Daily Times Nigeria


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Education Minister cautions new VCs on corruption
Daily Times Nigeria
The Minister of Education, Prof Ruqayyatu Ahmed Rufa'I has pleaded with the three new vice chancellors and registrar to see their post as opportunity to serve the nation and humanity, and not for self enrichment. The Minister who gave the task in Abuja while ...
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‘How I recovered my stolen car’ – Joseph Benjamin – Nigerian Entertainment Today


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'How I recovered my stolen car' – Joseph Benjamin
Nigerian Entertainment Today
Nollywood actor, Joseph Benjamin, has applauded Mansard Insurance Plc, for helping to recover his stolen car. Last Sunday evening, armed robbers snatched a 2007 Toyota Camry belonging to Benjamin in Magodo, Lagos. The news of the robbery went ...

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Operatives rescue 3 kidnap victims – News24


Operatives rescue 3 kidnap victims
News24
Awka - A joint team of operatives of the State Security Service (SSS), and the Nigerian Army have rescued three kidnap victims from a shrine in Anambra. Mr Alexander Okeiyi, the Director of SSS in Anambra, said this at a news briefing in Awka on Friday.

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Nigeria set to host Ecowas Sports Ministers in Abuja – BusinessDay


BusinessDay

Nigeria set to host Ecowas Sports Ministers in Abuja
BusinessDay
Nigeria is to play host to Ministers of Sports of the Economic Community Of West African States (ECOWAS) region at Abuja next Tuesday to discuss issues bordering on sports development among member states of the west African bloc. According to a ...
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PDP says Jonathan will return in 2015 – News24


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PDP says Jonathan will return in 2015
News24
Abuja - The Peoples Democratic Party has said that President Goodluck Jonathan would return to office in 2015, Punch reports. The party said the return of President Jonathan in 2015 would increase the chances of more women getting appointed into several ...
2015 - PDP Women Root for JonathanAllAfrica.com
PDP women kick off campaign for JonathanThe Guardian Nigeria
100 Opposition Parties Cannot Defeat PDP, Patience Jonathan BoastsNigerian Bulletin
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Good governance tour not FG’s programme, but governors – Maku – BusinessDay


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Good governance tour not FG's programme, but governors – Maku
BusinessDay
Information Minister, Labaran Maku, has said that the Good Governance Media Tour is not a Federal Government's programme, but that of the 36 states' governors, approved by the National Economic Council (NEC). Maku, who is the leader of the tour team, ...
Opposition parties label Good Governance Tour a scamDaily Times Nigeria
Good governance tour: Maku, Uduaghan hit back at OshiomholeNigerian Tribune

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FG pledges more cities as Eko Atlantic City achieves 5m/sqm land – BusinessDay


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FG pledges more cities as Eko Atlantic City achieves 5m/sqm land
BusinessDay
The Federal Government has said that more cities will be built across the country in the next few years in recognition of their potential for economic growth. Some of the cities, according to the government, will be built around the nation's airports beginning with ...
Clinton at inauguration of Nigeria's giant housing projectAFP
Jonathan Commends Lagos Government at Eko Atlantic City OpeningCHANNELS
Jonathan in Lagos for Eko Atlantic City, business parleyThe Guardian Nigeria
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Govs’ coup: Plot to sack Amaechi as NGF’s chair fails – Osun Defender


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Govs' coup: Plot to sack Amaechi as NGF's chair fails
Osun Defender
Rotimi-Amaechi-2308 The cold war in the Nigerian Governors' Forum (NGF) over leadership assumed a new twist on Wednesday in Abuja as a plot to remove Rivers State Governor Rotimi Amaechi as the chairman failed, Daily Sun has learnt. The Forum is ...
Plot to Remove Amaechi as NGF Chairman FailsTHISDAY Live
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APC raises manifesto, constitution committees – Osun Defender


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APC raises manifesto, constitution committees
Osun Defender
apc governors The All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday inaugurated its manifesto and constitution committees in Abuja. It also raised INEC-Legal and Constitutional Compliance Committee. Chief James Ocholi is the Chairman of the Constitution ...
APC Is A Wake Up Call To PDP – AliyuCHANNELS
APC, a wake-up call to PDP - Niger gov •Merger in interest of PDP —Presidential ...Nigerian Tribune
Hurdles APC must crossBusinessDay
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NJC Recommends Justices Archibong, Naron for Retirement – THISDAY Live


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NJC Recommends Justices Archibong, Naron for Retirement
THISDAY Live
The National Judicial Council (NJC) Thursday suspended Justices Charles Archibong of the Federal High Court and T. D. Naron of High Court of Justice, Plateau State and recommended that they should be compulsorily retired. The council has also set up a ...
PENSION SCAM JUDGE FACES PROBE: NJC suspends Archibong, Naron ...Nigerian Tribune
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NJC recommends sack of 3 judgesNews24
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FG warns varsities on honorary degrees – Nigerian Tribune


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FG warns varsities on honorary degrees
Nigerian Tribune
THE Federal Government, on Thursday, warned universities in the country not to turn the award of honorary degrees or fellows to chieftaincy affairs. The government also blamed the rot and deterioration in university system in Nigeria to poor governance.
Governing Councils to Target Extra FundingAllAfrica.com
Govt warns varsity councils against interferenceThe Guardian Nigeria
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Army displays 14586 surrendered arms, bombs in Warri – Nigerian Tribune


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Army displays 14586 surrendered arms, bombs in Warri
Nigerian Tribune
NO fewer than 14, 586 weapons of mass distruction surrendered by ex-militants in Delta State were displayed by the Inter-Agency Task Force on Thursday at 3 Battalion, Nigerian Army, Effurun, Ovwie Local Government Area of Delta State. The display, which ...
Ex-Militants, Others Submit 14, 586 Weapons, Ammunition To JTF In Delta - OfficialLeadership Newspapers

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Army displays 14586 surrendered arms, bombs in Warri – Nigerian Tribune


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Army displays 14586 surrendered arms, bombs in Warri
Nigerian Tribune
NO fewer than 14, 586 weapons of mass distruction surrendered by ex-militants in Delta State were displayed by the Inter-Agency Task Force on Thursday at 3 Battalion, Nigerian Army, Effurun, Ovwie Local Government Area of Delta State. The display, which ...
Ex-Militants, Others Submit 14, 586 Weapons, Ammunition To JTF In Delta - OfficialLeadership Newspapers

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Army displays 14586 surrendered arms, bombs in Warri – Nigerian Tribune


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Army displays 14586 surrendered arms, bombs in Warri
Nigerian Tribune
NO fewer than 14, 586 weapons of mass distruction surrendered by ex-militants in Delta State were displayed by the Inter-Agency Task Force on Thursday at 3 Battalion, Nigerian Army, Effurun, Ovwie Local Government Area of Delta State. The display, which ...
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2015: Yoruba must not play second fiddle – HID – Nigerian Tribune


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2015: Yoruba must not play second fiddle - HID
Nigerian Tribune
MATRIARCH of the Awolowo dynasty, Yeye Oodua, Chief (Mrs) HID Awolowo, on Thursday, in Ikenne-Remo, Ogun State, warned that the Yoruba must not play a second fiddle in the next political dispensation. The Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuade, Olubuse ...
Yoruba leaders may sue govt over S'West neglectThe Guardian Nigeria
2015: HID tasks South-West politicians on unityNational Mirror

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EFCC re-arraigns oil marketers for N1.5bn subsidy fraud – The Punch


The Punch

EFCC re-arraigns oil marketers for N1.5bn subsidy fraud
The Punch
Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Thursday re-arraigned three oil marketers, along with two firms, before a Lagos High Court, Ikeja, for alleged N1.5bn fuel subsidy fraud. The accused, Ifeanyi Anosyke, Emeka Chukwu and Ngozi Ekeoma, along ...
N1.5 Billion Subsidy Scam: EFCC Re-Arraigns Anosike, Four OthersCHANNELS
EFCC re-arraigns 3 oil marketersNews24
Five Suspects Rearraigned Over Fuel Subsidy FraudP.M. News

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‘How Police Foiled Terrorist – Leadership Newspapers


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'How Police Foiled Terrorist
Leadership Newspapers
The Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG) in charge of Zone 7, which comprises the FCT, Niger and Kaduna States, AIG Suleiman Abba has revealed how operatives of the zone foiled an attempt by a terrorist sect to carry out an attack in Niger state.
AIG Zone 4 tasks his men to win Police Games trophies, medalsThe Guardian Nigeria
Zone 7 Police Command Doles out about N10M to 33 Families of Slain & Injured ...Daily Times Nigeria

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‘How Police Foiled Terrorist – Leadership Newspapers


'How Police Foiled Terrorist
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AIG Zone 4 tasks his men to win Police Games trophies, medalsThe Guardian Nigeria
Zone 7 Police Command Doles out about N10M to 33 Families of Slain & Injured ...Daily Times Nigeria

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AIG Zone 4 tasks his men to win Police Games trophies, medalsThe Guardian Nigeria
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EFCC quizzes Delta official, firm’s chief remanded – The Guardian Nigeria


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EFCC quizzes Delta official, firm's chief remanded
The Guardian Nigeria
A TOP official of the Delta State Tourism Board was recently quizzed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja for alleged embezzlement of N50 million belonging to the board. In the same vein, a Kaduna High Court Thursday ...
EFCC Arraigns Agric ExpertLeadership Newspapers
EFCC arraigns Kaduna Vet over N7.2m scamWorldStage

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Explosion kills 3 in Maiduguri – BusinessDay


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Explosion kills 3 in Maiduguri
BusinessDay
The Joint Task Force (JTF) on Operation Restore Order on Wednesday confirmed the killing of three persons after an explosion in Maiduguri. JTF spokesman Lt.-Col. Sagir Musa stated this in a statement in Maiduguri. “An explosive devise targeted at the JTF ...
Nigeria's Boko Haram Ready for Dialogue?Council on Foreign Relations (blog)
Suicide bombings in Nigeria north kill at least 3WLOS
Three civilians killed in two separate bomb attacks in NigeriaPress TV
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Jonathan Will Run For President in 2015, Says PDP – SaharaReporters.com


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Jonathan Will Run For President in 2015, Says PDP
SaharaReporters.com
Any lingering cobwebs as to whether President Goodluck Jonathan will seek to keep his job in 2015 were dispelled today when the National Women's Leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Kema Chikwe, asserted the President will return to ...
2015: A word for JonathanNigerian Tribune
FG needs N350bn annually to improve portable water supply - JonathanBusinessDay
Jonathan Says FG Needs N350 Billion Annually For Water ProvisionCHANNELS
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Nigerian Senate Endorses Death Sentence for Terrorists – Bella Naija


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Nigerian Senate Endorses Death Sentence for Terrorists
Bella Naija
The Nigerian Senate yesterday unanimously endorsed the death penalty for any person engaged in acts of terrorism in the country. The penalties were contained in a conference report on a Bill for an Act to amend the Terrorism (Prevention) Act, 2011 and for ...
Senate Prescribes Death Penalty For TerroristsLeadership Newspapers
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Police Arraigns 7 Terror Suspects – CHANNELS


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Police Arraigns 7 Terror Suspects
CHANNELS
The Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday adjourned until April 10 the trial of seven terror suspects. Usman Sani, Abdulrahman Musa, Mahmud Mohammed, Kabir Mohammed, Umar Danjuma, Ibrahim Musa Abba and Abdullahi Lawan are facing 13 ...
Police Arraign Seven Terror SuspectsTHISDAY Live
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ANPP Blame Rising Cases Of Kidpnapping On Poverty – Daily Times Nigeria


ANPP Blame Rising Cases Of Kidpnapping On Poverty
Daily Times Nigeria
The All Nigeria Peoples Party [ANPP] has blamed the rising cases of kidnapping in Nigeria on poverty in the country. The party also attributed the increasing poverty in the country on the failure of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to create jobs for the ...

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