Monthly Archives: September 2013

Kogi Deputy Gov survives road accident – The Guardian Nigeria


Times of Nigeria

Kogi Deputy Gov survives road accident
The Guardian Nigeria
Mr. Yomi Awoniyi, the Kogi Deputy Governor, on Sunday escaped unhurt in an accident which involved his convoy on the Abuja-Lokoja highway. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), a statement by his Press Secretary, Mr Michael Abu, said an ...
Kogi Deputy Governor escapes death in road accidentDailyPost Nigeria
Kogi Deputy Governor Escapes Death In Auto CrashLeadership Newspapers
Kogi deputy governor unhurt in road accidentP.M. News
Times of Nigeria
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30 killed in Nigeria ethnic violence – Xinhua


30 killed in Nigeria ethnic violence
Xinhua
MAKURDI, Nigeria, Sept. 30 (Xinhua) At least 30 people were killed in a fresh ethnic violence in Nigeria's middle belt state of Benue over the weekend, sources reported on Monday. More than 30 houses were razed, several farms and fish ponds were ...
33 Feared Dead As Herdsmen, Farmers Clash in BenueVanguard
Gunmen kill 13 in BenueThe Guardian Nigeria

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2015 Presidency – Why the Igbo Must Speak With One Voice – Akabueze – Vanguard


Nigeria Master Web

2015 Presidency - Why the Igbo Must Speak With One Voice - Akabueze
Vanguard
Chief Sunday Akabueze is an activist, a business man and a financier of Labour Party. He bares his mind on why the Igbo must speak with one voice as the 2015 general elections draw nearer. He also explains why Dr. Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah, his party's ...
Ogun Labour Party Goes Spiritual Over Anambra Gov'ship ElectionCHANNELS
Group Sues for Peace in Anambra PDPAllAfrica.com
Anambra Election: Where Are The Governorship Candidates?Leadership Newspapers
THISDAY Live -Daily Sun -Times of Nigeria
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Court Resumes Trial of Alleged ‘Thisday-Bomber’ Today – Vanguard


Court Resumes Trial of Alleged 'Thisday-Bomber' Today
Vanguard
Abuja — The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court will today resume trial of alleged kingpin of the Boko Haram sect, Mustapher Umar, who allegedly bombed office of the Thisday office in Kaduna State with 12 camp gas cylinders. The High Court, presided ...

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Police Grounds Senator Omisore’s Rally in Osun – Nigerian Bulletin


Osun Defender

Police Grounds Senator Omisore's Rally in Osun
Nigerian Bulletin
The Osun State Police Command, on Sunday ordered the cancellation of the rally organised by loyalists of Senator Iyiola Omisore,a governorship aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, and dispersed members of his ...
Ripples In PDP: Testifier To Nigerians' Answered PrayersOsun Defender
Police disrupt Omisore's rally in OsunNigerian Tribune

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Nigerians ‘Ll Determine 2015 Presidency, Say S-East, S-South Govs – Vanguard


Osun Defender

Nigerians 'Ll Determine 2015 Presidency, Say S-East, S-South Govs
Vanguard
Enugu — Governors of the South East and South South states, yesterday, in Enugu, declared that the determination of who will be the President of the country in 2015 would be made by the Nigerian electorate, in line with democratic tenets, warning that the ...
S'East, S'South govs urge end to ASUU strikeThe Guardian Nigeria
2015: Governors fail to endorse Jonathan, as Amaechi, Oshiomhole, Okorocha ...Osun Defender

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Policeman caught on video demanding N10,000 bribe – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Policeman caught on video demanding N10,000 bribe
Osun Defender
POLICE For the third time in the past two months, another policeman has been caught on video demanding a bribe of N10,000 from a motorist. The footage, secretly filmed by a passenger at the back seat of a vehicle in Onitsha, Anambra State, has so far ...

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Osun 2014: Lagos lawmakers rally support for Aregbesola – The Punch


The Punch

Osun 2014: Lagos lawmakers rally support for Aregbesola
The Punch
Some lawmakers from the Lagos State House of Assembly, who described themselves as admirers of Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola, have begun mobilising support for the governor to win the Osun State governorship election holding in 2014.
Osun Pensioners Protest Delayed PayCHANNELS
Rlg graduates 5000 in Osun State, NigeriaMyjoyonline.com
Protest in Osun over unpaid gratuities, pensionNigerian Tribune
The Guardian Nigeria -Leadership Newspapers
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Osun Pensioners Protest Delayed Pay – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Osun Pensioners Protest Delayed Pay
CHANNELS
Pensioners in the state of Osun took to the streets in a peaceful demonstration requesting the government to pay up their entitlements and benefits. The elderly pensioners who trooped out at about 8am, walked 5 kilometers from Olaiya Junction within the ...
Rlg graduates 5000 in Osun State, NigeriaMyjoyonline.com
Protest in Osun over unpaid gratuities, pensionNigerian Tribune
Senior Citizens Protest Against Non-Payment Of PensionThe Guardian Nigeria
Daily Times Nigeria -Nigerian Bulletin
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150 feared dead in Nigeria boatwreak – StarAfrica.com


StarAfrica.com

150 feared dead in Nigeria boatwreak
StarAfrica.com
About 150 persons are feared dead in a boat accident on the River Niger, close to Malilli village in the Borgu Local Government Area of Niger State in northern Nigeria. About 42 bodies have been recovered while more than 100 others are reportedly missing ...
Breaking - 42 Confirmed Dead, 100 Missing in Niger Boat MishapPremium Times
Nigeria: Tragedy in River Niger 150 Caught Up in Boat MishapAllAfrica.com
150 feared dead in River Niger tragedyThe Punch
Voice of America -Kansas City Star -Metro
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From ‘Apo Six’ to ‘Apo Eight’ – AllAfrica.com


Leadership Newspapers

From 'Apo Six' to 'Apo Eight'
AllAfrica.com
Eight years after security agents allegedly killed some Nigerians in an incident popularly referred to as the "Apo Six" which is still unresolved; security agents in the guise of allegedly hunting for Boko Haram suspects, last week at Apo, again gunned down ...
Apo Killings: A Sad ReminiscencesLeadership Newspapers
Apo: The Tale of Two KillingsTHISDAY Live

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Oyo PDP: Cabinet dissolution by Ajimobi, indication of failure -You are ignorant … – Nigerian Tribune


Osun Defender

Oyo PDP: Cabinet dissolution by Ajimobi, indication of failure -You are ignorant ...
Nigerian Tribune
The Oyo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the dissolution of cabinet by the state governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi as an indication of the failure of his government, saying its position that the current state government is a ...
Why Nigerians Should Expect Nothing From SURE-P, By APCThe Guardian Nigeria
2015: New PDP, APC in Secret AgreementTHISDAY Live
PDP is Beyond Redemption- APCNigerian Bulletin
DailyPost Nigeria -spyghana.com
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SSANU to shut down varsities; vows total strike -ASUP to resume industrial … – Nigerian Tribune


Osun Defender

SSANU to shut down varsities; vows total strike -ASUP to resume industrial ...
Nigerian Tribune
The Nigeria's educational system may finally collapse, should the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) and the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) eventually carry out their threats and join the ongoing industrial impasse that has seen ...
NUT Gives FG 2 Weeks Grace To End ASUU StrikeCHANNELS
Suswam, Benue varsity feud over ongoing strikeThe Guardian Nigeria
Lamido Appeals To ASUU To End StrikeLeadership Newspapers
Panapress (subscription)
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Pandemonium In Kaduna Community As Gunmen Kill 15 – The Guardian Nigeria


Leadership Newspapers

Pandemonium In Kaduna Community As Gunmen Kill 15
The Guardian Nigeria
RESIDENTS of Southern Kaduna State community of Zangang in Kaura local government were Saturday thrown into mourning, as invading gunmen killed not less than 15 people in a fresh attack. The gunmen who invaded the community in the early hours, ...
11 Killed in Renewed Attack in Kaduna StateDaily Times Nigeria
Gunmen strikes in Kaduna, kill 11Osun Defender

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New PDP to appeal ruling on Oyinlola – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

New PDP to appeal ruling on Oyinlola
Nigerian Tribune
THE Kawu Baraje faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described as miscarriage of justice a court ruling pronouncing Professor Wale Oladipo as its National Secretary, even as the new National Secretary has declared the party as indivisible ...
New PDP Condemns Replacement Of OyinlolaThe Guardian Nigeria
Court Orders INEC To Replace Oyinlola With OladipoCHANNELS
Adewale Oladipo Elected As Secretary of PDPNigerian Bulletin
AllAfrica.com -Premium Times
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Deportation: Fashola Betrayed Yorubas for Apologising to Igbo, Says Fani-Kayode – Daily Times Nigeria


Osun Defender

Deportation: Fashola Betrayed Yorubas for Apologising to Igbo, Says Fani-Kayode
Daily Times Nigeria
A former Minister of Aviation has expressed dissatisfaction with the Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola, for apologising to Igbos over the deportation saga. On July 24, the Lagos State government had deported about 70 destitute people to Onitsha, ...
Deportation Saga: APC leader hails FasholaPremium Times
Fashola apologises to Igbo over 'deportation'The Guardian Nigeria
Fashola betray the Yorubas over his apology to Igbos – Fani-KayodeOsun Defender
DailyPost Nigeria -spyghana.com
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Balcony Collapse Lands 6 Students In Abuja Hospital – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Balcony Collapse Lands 6 Students In Abuja Hospital
CHANNELS
A section of the balcony of one of the storey buildings of Government Secondary School Nyanya has collapsed with six female students sustaining various degrees of injuries. The Principal of the school, Mrs Ngozi Ezechi refused to comment on the collapsed ...

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Nigeria: Soldier, 2 Cops Killed in Saminaka Bank Attack – AllAfrica.com


National Mirror

Nigeria: Soldier, 2 Cops Killed in Saminaka Bank Attack
AllAfrica.com
Kaduna — An army officer and two policemen were killed by gunmen during an attack on two commercial banks in Saminaka, Lere Local Government Area of Kaduna State, yesterday. Residents said the gunmen stormed the area in the early hours of ...
Terrorists bomb 3 banks, kill 4 in KadunaNational Mirror
Robbers Attack Two Commercial Banks in Kaduna, Cart Away CashTHISDAY Live

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ACF calls for end to ASUU strike – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

ACF calls for end to ASUU strike
DailyPost Nigeria
The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) on Friday called on the Federal Government and ASUU to reach amicable settlement to end the ongoing strike by university lecturers. A statement by the ACF spokesman, Mr Anthony Sani, said the strike had brought ...

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Collapsed FCT Govt Secondary School Injures Eight Students in Abuja – Vanguard


CHANNELS

Collapsed FCT Govt Secondary School Injures Eight Students in Abuja
Vanguard
IT was a sad day yesterday in Nyanya, a satellite town and a suburb in the nation's Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja when a storey building in one of the FCT owned Government Secondary School, GSS collapsed with eight students critically injured.
8 students injured as school building collapsesNigerian Tribune
Balcony Collapse Lands 6 Students In Abuja HospitalCHANNELS
Six Students Injured as Abuja Secondary School Building CollapsesPremium Times
Nigerian Bulletin -AllAfrica.com
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ACF wants elections held same day – Nigerian Tribune


DailyPost Nigeria

ACF wants elections held same day
Nigerian Tribune
The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has alleged that fewer northerners were getting jobs and deployment in parastatals of the Ministry of Aviation and in the management of airports in the country. The pan-northern socio-cultural organisation also insisted ...
ACF calls for end to ASUU strikeDailyPost Nigeria
2015: Conduct all elections in one day, ACF tells INECOsun Defender
FG Neglecting Aviation Sector In North – ACFLeadership Newspapers

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ACF wants elections held same day – Nigerian Tribune


DailyPost Nigeria

ACF wants elections held same day
Nigerian Tribune
The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has alleged that fewer northerners were getting jobs and deployment in parastatals of the Ministry of Aviation and in the management of airports in the country. The pan-northern socio-cultural organisation also insisted ...
ACF calls for end to ASUU strikeDailyPost Nigeria
2015: Conduct all elections in one day, ACF tells INECOsun Defender
FG Neglecting Aviation Sector In North – ACFLeadership Newspapers

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Akwa Ibom Govt Completes Projects, Marks State Creation Anniversary – The Guardian Nigeria


WorldStage

Akwa Ibom Govt Completes Projects, Marks State Creation Anniversary
The Guardian Nigeria
THREE council areas and Uyo, the state capital; in Akwa Ibom state has benefited from development projects worth billions of naira as part of the activities marking the 26th anniversary celebration of the state creation. The projects includes, VIP Guest House, ...
Akwa Ibom Sends N70bn Supplementary Budget to AssemblyDaily Times Nigeria
Akpabio Sends GUS 10 Contestants To JungleP.M. News
UNIUYO asked to key into Akwa Ibom Govt ICT programmeWorldStage

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Imo Lawmakers Repeal Controversial Law – The Guardian Nigeria


Imo Lawmakers Repeal Controversial Law
The Guardian Nigeria
AFTER listening to various shades of opinion in the state, the 26-member Imo State House of Assembly, on Thursday repealed the Imo State Law number 12 of 2012. Also, the law number 6 of 2005 concerning basic education, was repealed by the lawmakers ...

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Yero Congratulates New Kaduna State Assembly Speaker – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Yero Congratulates New Kaduna State Assembly Speaker
CHANNELS
Governor Mukhtar Ramalan Yero has congratulated the new leadership of the Kaduna state House of Assembly led by Shehu Tahir and his Deputy, Peter Adamu, in spite of the crisis rocking the Kaduna parliament, following last Tuesday's impeachment of the ...

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Igini Reiterates Jega’s Call To Politicians Not To Heat Up Polity – CHANNELS


The Punch

Igini Reiterates Jega's Call To Politicians Not To Heat Up Polity
CHANNELS
The Resident Electoral Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Cross River state, Mr Mike Igini reiterated the call by the commission's chairman, Prof. Attahiru Jega that politicians should not over heat the polity ahead of the ...
2015: Jega asks election observers to secure themselvesThe Punch

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Shake-up to hit state school principals – The Age


The Age

Shake-up to hit state school principals
The Age
More state school principals are expected to fail their annual reviews under a shake-up of performance targets flagged by the Education Department. The new standards, which are part of a statewide push to boost teacher and principal quality, are expected to ...
Principals of FG colleges to write competency examsWorldStage
Unity schools' principals to write competency testNigerian Tribune
Unity schools' principals to write competency tests, says WikeThe Guardian Nigeria
Daily Times Nigeria -DailyPost Nigeria
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Shake-up to hit state school principals – The Age


The Age

Shake-up to hit state school principals
The Age
More state school principals are expected to fail their annual reviews under a shake-up of performance targets flagged by the Education Department. The new standards, which are part of a statewide push to boost teacher and principal quality, are expected to ...
Principals of FG colleges to write competency examsWorldStage
Unity schools' principals to write competency testNigerian Tribune
Unity schools' principals to write competency tests, says WikeThe Guardian Nigeria
Daily Times Nigeria -DailyPost Nigeria
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Two Dead, 10 Injured in Lagos Collapsed Buildings – AllAfrica.com


P.M. News

Two Dead, 10 Injured in Lagos Collapsed Buildings
AllAfrica.com
Lagos — Two persons were yesterday confirmed dead and 10 others seriously injured after two houses collapsed in Lagos Island. The remains of the two deceased persons and the injured were brought out of the rubbles yesterday by rescuers.
Body strategises to prevent collapse of buildingsThe Guardian Nigeria
Toddler, Three Others Killed as Buildings Collapse in LagosTHISDAY Live
Two Die as Two Buildings Collapse in LagosDaily Times Nigeria
P.M. News -DailyPost Nigeria
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Kaduna nPDP Secretary, Others Defect To Bamanga-Led PDP – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Kaduna nPDP Secretary, Others Defect To Bamanga-Led PDP
CHANNELS
The Secretary and some top members of the Abubakar Baraje-led faction of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna State have denounced their membership, and declared support and loyalty to the Bamanga Tukur-led faction. The members, whose ...

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2015 Politicking Is Distracting Governance, Ekweremadu Warns – Vanguard


CHANNELS

2015 Politicking Is Distracting Governance, Ekweremadu Warns
Vanguard
Abuja — THE Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has warned that 2015 politicking is gradually sidetracking the process of governance in the country and challenged the media to turn down the volume. Ekweremadu spoke at an ...
Focus On Accountability Of Politicians, Not 2015– Ekweremadu Urges MediaCHANNELS
Governance has taken back stage for 2015- EkweremaduThe Punch
Help political leaders reduce tension in Nigeria, Ekweremadu urges mediaPremium Times

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Curfew Imposed on Delta Community Following Kidnap Kingpin’s Arrest – THISDAY Live


Nigerian Tribune

Curfew Imposed on Delta Community Following Kidnap Kingpin's Arrest
THISDAY Live
A dusk-to-dawn curfew has been imposed on Kokori, a small commercial town in Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State, owing to the arrest of Kelvin Oniara, a notorious kidnapper, and the fear that his gang men may unleash more terror on the ...
Delta state flushes out criminals in KokoriP.M. News
Uduaghan Orders Residents of Kokori to Stay Indoors from Dusk till DawnNigerian Bulletin
Charm Maker For Kelvin Arrested As Uduaghan Calls For CautionTimes of Nigeria

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2015: Sacrifice your ambition, CAC tells Jonathan, others – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

2015: Sacrifice your ambition, CAC tells Jonathan, others
Osun Defender
jonathan The Christ Apostolic Church Worldwide has called on President Goodluck Jonathan and other politicians jostling for the Presidency in 2015, to sacrifice their ambition in the interest of peace and national unity. President of the church, Pastor Abraham ...
Jonathan should consult God if He still wants him in power beyond 2015 - CAC ...DailyPost Nigeria

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Nigeria @ 53: Leaders, political class responsible for its woes —Senate – Nigerian Tribune


Osun Defender

Nigeria @ 53: Leaders, political class responsible for its woes —Senate
Nigerian Tribune
THE Senate, on Thursday, took a look at the state of the Nigerian nation, 53 years after Independence and declared that its leaders, past and present, with the political class are responsible for its persisting woes. The senators, at their plenary session, ...
Senate, at independence anniversary session, tasks leaders to fix NigeriaThe Guardian Nigeria

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Edo Court Remands FAAN Official For Harassment – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Edo Court Remands FAAN Official For Harassment
CHANNELS
An Edo state High Court has remanded an official of the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) in prison custody for failing to meet his bail conditions in a case between the Edo State Board of Internal Revenue and the Airports Authority. The official, Mr.
Magazine to pay Oshiomhole N25m over libelThe Guardian Nigeria

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New PDP Condemns Rape on Nigeria’s Economy – Vibe Ghana


Osun Defender

New PDP Condemns Rape on Nigeria's Economy
Vibe Ghana
Chairman of the New Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Abubakar Kawu Baraje, has unequivocally condemned the rape of the country's economy by the Goodluck Ebele Jonathan Administration. Baraje led-New PDP stated this in a news release signed ...
Nigeria is broke; Jonathan running country aground, says Baraje-led PDPPremium Times
Atiku and the New PDP: Good omen for NigeriaNigerian Tribune
Tensions Rise Over Divisions in Nigeria's Ruling PartyVoice of America
Osun Defender -AllAfrica.com -Nigeria Master Web
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Senate, at independence anniversary session, tasks leaders to fix Nigeria – The Guardian Nigeria


Senate, at independence anniversary session, tasks leaders to fix Nigeria
The Guardian Nigeria
AHEAD of Nigeria's Independence anniversary coming up next Tuesday, the Senate Thursday reviewed the state of the nation 53 years after freedom from colonial rule and charged leaders to eschew greed and selfishness, and pursue only those things that ...

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Video Resurrects Key Nigerian Terrorist – Wall Street Journal


Leadership Newspapers

Video Resurrects Key Nigerian Terrorist
Wall Street Journal
Weeks after Nigeria's army declared him dead, Africa's most-wanted terrorist, a fundamentalist preacher named Abubakar Shekau, appeared in an online video hurling invective at the American president and British queen. “It was said that I was killed.
Suspected Boko Haram Members Kill Pastor and Two Children In YobeCHANNELS
A video has been released in Nigeria purportedly showing the leader of the ...BBC News
Pastor and Son Killed in Nigeria, Church Burned by Suspected Islamic MilitantsTheBlaze.com
Voice of America -Businessweek
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Yero Congratulates New Kaduna State Assembly Speaker – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Yero Congratulates New Kaduna State Assembly Speaker
CHANNELS
Governor Mukhtar Ramalan Yero has congratulated the new leadership of the Kaduna state House of Assembly led by Shehu Tahir and his Deputy, Peter Adamu, in spite of the crisis rocking the Kaduna parliament, following last Tuesday's impeachment of the ...
Confusion in Kaduna Over Purported Impeachment of SpeakerVanguard
VP Namadi And Governor Yero Supports Impunity And Arbitrariness In Kaduna ...spyghana.com
Ex-Kaduna Speaker Properly Impeached - Assembly ClerkPremium Times
Leadership Newspapers
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Kaduna nPDP Secretary, Others Defect To Bamanga-Led PDP – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Kaduna nPDP Secretary, Others Defect To Bamanga-Led PDP
CHANNELS
The Secretary and some top members of the Abubakar Baraje-led faction of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna State have denounced their membership, and declared support and loyalty to the Bamanga Tukur-led faction. The members, whose ...
Court to rule on Baraje's PDP suit Oct 10The Punch
Jurisdiction - Court Fixes October 10 for Ruling On PDP Faction's SuitAllAfrica.com

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No Nigerian died in Kenyan shooting – Panapress (subscription)


Leadership Newspapers

No Nigerian died in Kenyan shooting
Panapress (subscription)
Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - No Nigerian citizen died or suffered any injury in last Saturday's shooting at a shopping mall in Kenya's capital city of Nairobi, according to Nigerian High Commissioner to Kenya Akin Oyateru. Mr. Oyateru was quoted as saying in a ...
Terror attack: FG donates to KenyaNigerian Tribune
Nairobi Attack: No Nigerian Was Affected – AmbassadorLeadership Newspapers
No Nigerian was affected by Kenyan mall attack - FGWorldStage

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Kano Recruits Security Guards In A Bid To Curb Insecurity – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Kano Recruits Security Guards In A Bid To Curb Insecurity
CHANNELS
Kano state government has recruited a set of 386 security guards to help curb the menace of insecurity and unemployment in the state. At the graduation ceremony, Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso says all the 386 graduands were employed to serve in various ...
Kano govt awards N1bn housing contract for varsityBusinessDay

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Lagos CJ sets 119 prison inmates free – Nigerian Tribune


Leadership Newspapers

Lagos CJ sets 119 prison inmates free
Nigerian Tribune
CHIEF Judge of Lagos State, Justice Ayotunde Phillips, on Wednesday, released 119 awaiting-trial inmates from both Kirikiri Maximum and Medium Security Prisons, Apapa. The inmates, who have been awaiting trial for as long as 13 years, included 99 from ...
119 inmates released from Lagos prisonsThe Punch
Lagos frees 129 Ikoyi prison inmatesPremium Times
Lagos CJ Sets Free 199 Awaiting Trial InmatesLeadership Newspapers
THISDAY Live -P.M. News
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PDP: Tukur, Baraje factions clash in Senate – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

PDP: Tukur, Baraje factions clash in Senate
Nigerian Tribune
THE crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) reared its head, again, at the Senate, on Wednesday, as the splinter faction led by Alhaji Abubakar Kawu Baraje clashed with the Bamanga Tukur-led PDP. It took the timely intervention of the Senate ...
Presidency to New PDP: Your Dream to Stop Jonathan is UnrealisableTHISDAY Live
Senators Lock Horns Over New PDPLeadership Newspapers
Lingering PDP Crisis Creeps Into SenateCHANNELS
Osun Defender -Nigerian Bulletin
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Jonathan must fulfil all conditions, G7 govs insist •We will fight to the last … – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

Jonathan must fulfil all conditions, G7 govs insist •We will fight to the last ...
Nigerian Tribune
THE G7 governors, on the platform of the New Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday painted a gloomy picture of the ongoing reconciliation efforts with the Bamanga Tukur-led PDP as it insisted that it would not back down unless President Jonathan ...
PDP asks court to jail factional leaders Baraje, OyinlolaDailyPost Nigeria
Why we are fighting Jonathan – Lamido, AliyuOsun Defender

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Danjuma donates N500m to youth training centre – National Mirror


Leadership Newspapers

Danjuma donates N500m to youth training centre
National Mirror
Former Minister of Defence, General Theophilus Danjuma, has donated N500 million to the Youth Centre for Industrial Training in Abeokuta, Ogun State. Danjuma also called on government at all levels to urgently take steps to check unemployment in the ...
Danjuma Attributes Insecurity To UnemploymentLeadership Newspapers
Danjuma donates N500m, links insecurity to unemploymentThe Guardian Nigeria

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419 players for Akpabio scrabble – The Punch


419 players for Akpabio scrabble
The Punch
Wednesday was a day of activities at the Uyo airport and designated hotels in the Akwa Ibom State capital as players and officials hit town. A review of the players already in town shows that 86 of them are in for the Masters category; 89 for intermediate ...

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Drama at Ibori’s trial, Okiro’s camp rejects Ribadu’s claims – The Guardian Nigeria


P.M. News

Drama at Ibori's trial, Okiro's camp rejects Ribadu's claims
The Guardian Nigeria
THE confiscation of assets hearing of former Delta State governor, Chief James Ibori, came to an abrupt end around 3.40pm on Wednesday ,when crown prosecutor, Sasha Wass, asked Judge Anthony Pitts to adjourn proceedings in order to give the ...
Ribadu bombs Okiro backP.M. News
I Never Wanted to be IGP, Ribadu Replies OkiroDaily Times Nigeria
Ribadu responds to Okiro's 'shameless lies', accuses ex-IGP of corrupt enrichmentDailyPost Nigeria
Leadership Newspapers -AllAfrica.com
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Kudos to Uduaghan on job creation – Nigerian Tribune


Osun Defender

Kudos to Uduaghan on job creation
Nigerian Tribune
I wish to commend Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan for championing the Delta/Nigeria Beyond Oil Initiative. This is very apt in the light of the discovery of Shale Oil in some countries of the world, notably the United States and the United Kingdom.
Opposition to Jonathan - Questions the North Must Answer - UduaghanVanguard
Adoke led special task force will aid trial of oil thieves, Says UduaghanWorldStage
'Rain Delayed Our Road Construction Projects'Daily Times Nigeria
Leadership Newspapers -Osun Defender
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Keyamo Withdraws From Delta Senatorial Race – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Keyamo Withdraws From Delta Senatorial Race
CHANNELS
Human Rights activist Festus Keyamo's foray into politics may have been put on hold, at least for the moment. The Lagos-based lawyer has withdrawn from the primaries of the Delta central senatorial bye-election, describing the exercise as stage-managed ...

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Keyamo Withdraws From Delta Senatorial Race – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Keyamo Withdraws From Delta Senatorial Race
CHANNELS
Human Rights activist Festus Keyamo's foray into politics may have been put on hold, at least for the moment. The Lagos-based lawyer has withdrawn from the primaries of the Delta central senatorial bye-election, describing the exercise as stage-managed ...
Emerhor wins APC Senate nomination for Delta CentralP.M. News
Keyamo Quits APC Senatorial Primaries, Alleges FraudDaily Times Nigeria
Festus Keyamo Loses APC Delta Central Senatorial Primaries ElectionNigerian Bulletin
Premium Times
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Nwoye Reacts To INEC’s List Of Candidates, – spyghana.com


Osun Defender

Nwoye Reacts To INEC's List Of Candidates,
spyghana.com
The candidate of the People's Democratic Party(PDP) in the Nov 16,2013 governorship election in Anambra state, Comrade Tony Nwoye has reacted to the non inclusion of his name among those published by the Independent National Electoral ...
Court Order Boots Nwoye, Ubah Out of Anambra Gov'ship RaceCHANNELS
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Nigeria: Abuja Killings – Residents Flee Neighbourhood – Vanguard


Vanguard

Nigeria: Abuja Killings - Residents Flee Neighbourhood
Vanguard
Abuja — As public outrage over the killing of 10 squatters in a compound believed to be owned by a serving General in the Nigerian Army grows, soldiers and other security agents, who carried out the attack, as well as residents, have fled the area. This is just ...
Apo killings: We won't mourn until... - SenateNigerian Tribune
Senate conducts secret probe into Apo killingsThe Guardian Nigeria
Senate Orders Security Committee To Investigate Apo Nine KillingsCHANNELS
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Knowledge in a tablet – BusinessDay


Osun Defender

Knowledge in a tablet
BusinessDay
The true future of Nigeria is its youth, particularly if they are given robust intellectual, physical and spiritual formation. Ideas generated from their knowledge and machines they design, make or tinker with, are far more important to Nigeria's progress than the ...
Nigerians tasked on Internet opportunitiesThe Guardian Nigeria
LGs transformation: Activist drums support for AregbesolaNigerian Tribune
'Jonathan has failed; PDP will die in Osun if Aregbesola wins again' – PDP ...Osun Defender
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174 Robbers Arrested in Abuja – Vanguard


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174 Robbers Arrested in Abuja
Vanguard
Abuja — The FCT security agencies arrested 174 armed robbers in the territory between April and September 2013. This is contained in a statement issued by Mr Muhammad Sule, Chief Press Secretary to the FCT Minister, on Tuesday in Abuja. It said the ...
Abuja raid: Police uncover 10 criminal hideouts, recover assorted weaponsNigerian Tribune
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ASUU strike: Senate calls for lasting solution – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

ASUU strike: Senate calls for lasting solution
DailyPost Nigeria
david-mark Senator David Mark, has asked the federal and state legislators, especially those in the committess of education, to look for lasting solutions to the ongoing strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU. The Senate ...
Mark Seeks Lasting Solution To ASUU StrikeLeadership Newspapers
Strike killing Nigeria's education - Mark •It will improve education - ASUU ...Nigerian Tribune
Senate Requests Policies To Resolve On-Going ASUU StrikeCHANNELS
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Abuja Killings – Residents Flee Neighbourhood – Vanguard


Leadership Newspapers

Abuja Killings - Residents Flee Neighbourhood
Vanguard
Abuja — As public outrage over the killing of 10 squatters in a compound believed to be owned by a serving General in the Nigerian Army grows, soldiers and other security agents, who carried out the attack, as well as residents, have fled the area. This is just ...
Abuja Killings: ControversiesDaily Times Nigeria
Apo killings: We won't mourn until... - SenateNigerian Tribune
Senate conducts secret probe into Apo killingsThe Guardian Nigeria
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Strike killing Nigeria’s education – Mark •It will improve education – ASUU … – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

Strike killing Nigeria's education - Mark •It will improve education - ASUU ...
Nigerian Tribune
SENATE President, David Mark, has said persistent strikes by members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) is killing the educational system in Nigeria. This is as he said the Senate would initiate legislative action to prevent ASUU and other ...
Senate Requests Policies To Resolve On-Going ASUU StrikeCHANNELS
Varsity teachers urge scrapping of NUCThe Guardian Nigeria
ASUU strike soon be over - OkojieDailyPost Nigeria
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N6.4bn fraud: EFCC appeals discharge of UBEC officials – The Punch


The Punch

N6.4bn fraud: EFCC appeals discharge of UBEC officials
The Punch
Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has asked the Court of Appeal, Abuja, to set aside the September 19 ruling of the Abuja Federal High Court in which it discharged former Deputy Executive Secretary of the Universal Basic Education Commission, ...
EFCC appeals ruling in UBEC's N787m contract caseThe Nation
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Ekiti 2014: SSS arrest Bamidele’s aide – The Punch


The Punch

Ekiti 2014: SSS arrest Bamidele's aide
The Punch
Operatives of the State Security Service on Monday arrested an aide of the House of Representatives' member and governorship aspirant, Opeyemi Bamidele, in connection with the foiled rally by the latter last Thursday. No official reason was given for the ...
2014: Nobody is stopping Bamidele, says FayemiThe Guardian Nigeria
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UNILAG On Lockdown Ahead Of Protest – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

UNILAG On Lockdown Ahead Of Protest
CHANNELS
The University of Lagos is on a lockdown at the moment following attempt by students to protest the on-going industrial action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). Eyewitnesses told Channels Television that armed security agents was seen at ...
ASUU Strike: Not politically motivated, says Zonal coordinatorAfrique en Ligue

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How Gov Uduaghan Is Heavily Looting Delta State – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

How Gov Uduaghan Is Heavily Looting Delta State
Osun Defender
Uduaghan-612x300 Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State has been accused of looting the treasury of the state through phantom companies. In a petition titled “How Uduaghan Is Mortgaging The Future Of Deltans: Part 2,” a group named Movement ...

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Akpabio Inaugurates Roads, Electricity Projects In Akwapoly – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Akpabio Inaugurates Roads, Electricity Projects In Akwapoly
Leadership Newspapers
Gov. Godswill Akpabio of Akwa Ibom on Tuesday inaugurated 8.8 kilometre dual carriage road in Akwa Ibom Polytechnic, Ikot Asurua, as part of activities marking the state's 26th Anniversary. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the internal roads ...
Tenant Kills Landlord, Wife and Sets House On FIRE in Akwa Ibom StateOsun Defender
Akwa Ibom at 26: Akpabio calls for peaceful co-existenceNigerian Tribune
Stars in Uyo for laurels, as Akpabio Scrabble Classics beginsThe Guardian Nigeria
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Jang’s NGF Faction Hails Troops’ Deployment To Nasarawa – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Jang's NGF Faction Hails Troops' Deployment To Nasarawa
CHANNELS
The Jonah Jang faction of the Nigeria Governors' Forum has commended President Goodluck Jonathan for deploying troops to Nasarawa state to ensure law and order in the troubled spots of the state. In a statement signed by the Media Officer to the ...

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$25000 bribery scandal: My story – Emodi – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

$25000 bribery scandal: My story – Emodi
Osun Defender
Former Special Adviser to the President on National Assembly Matters, Senator Joy Emodi, has reacted to speculations making the rounds on the reasons for her sack. Irked by reports that her sack was not unconnected with the bribe-for-impeachment drama ...
Abuja - President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday relieved two of his special ...Nigerian Observer
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Fashola Seeks Private Sector Collaboration To Foster National Development – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Fashola Seeks Private Sector Collaboration To Foster National Development
CHANNELS
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), at the weekend canvassed collaboration between Government and the Private sector to fashion out a new curriculum that would relate to the needs of the society in order to produce appropriate manpower ...
Fashola Charges Lawyers on Free Legal Service to Indigent LitigantsDaily Times Nigeria
Fashola advocates reliance on forensic evidenceNigerian Tribune
Pensioners Paralyse Activities At Lagos Gov's OfficeAllAfrica.com
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No plans to retrench workers – HOCSF – Nigerian Observer


No plans to retrench workers - HOCSF
Nigerian Observer
ABUJA - The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (HOCSF), Malam Bukar Aji, said on Monday in Abuja that there were no plans to retrench members of staff of his office. Aji gave the assurance during a “town hall” meeting with members of the Joint ...
Security operatives arrest 149 for job racketeeringThe Punch
FG Smashes Employment RacketeersLeadership Newspapers

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CJN Laments Decline in Judicial System – Vanguard


Leadership Newspapers

CJN Laments Decline in Judicial System
Vanguard
Abuja — The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Aloma Mariam Muhktar, yesterday, urged the Federal Government to pay closer attention to justice administration in the country, saying courts were increasingly finding it difficult to effectively perform their ...
"In Nigeria, Police arraign suspects before looking for evidence" - CJN chides ...DailyPost Nigeria
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PDP Mulls Sanctions against Atiku, G7 Governors, Baraje – THISDAY Live


The Punch

PDP Mulls Sanctions against Atiku, G7 Governors, Baraje
THISDAY Live
With signs that the peace talks between President Goodluck Jonathan and the seven aggrieved governors of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that teamed up with others to form the New PDP may have collapsed, the party is making arrangements to ...
PDP Crisis Deepens: Tukur Blasts Tambuwal, G-7 Govs In USLeadership Newspapers
Rebel govs, Atiku may face PDP disciplinary panelOsun Defender
PDP Crises Divide Jonathan's LoyalistsVanguard
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Gov Ahmed Distributes N3bn Car Loan To Workers – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Gov Ahmed Distributes N3bn Car Loan To Workers
Leadership Newspapers
The Kwara State government yesterday distributed N3 billion as car loan to 5,000 civil servants in the state. Primary and secondary school teachers formed the bulk of the beneficiaries of the car loan. The government had earlier in the year distributed ...
Medical expert commends Kwara govt on community healthNigerian Tribune
Kwara civil servants get N3b car loanThe Guardian Nigeria
Gov Ahmed Tasks Stakeholders On Reduction of Maternal, Child Mortality RateVanguard
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Fayemi: Nobody is stopping Bamidele from declaring interest — As Bejide wants … – Nigerian Tribune


The Nation

Fayemi: Nobody is stopping Bamidele from declaring interest — As Bejide wants ...
Nigerian Tribune
Ekiti State governor, Kayode Fayemi, has said that nobody is stopping Mr Opeyemi Bamidele from declaring his interest in the 2014 governorship race in the state. A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mr Olayinka Oyebode, said Governor ...
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Sambo leads FG’s delegation on condolence visit to Agagu family Ex-gov was a … – Nigerian Tribune


Premium Times

Sambo leads FG's delegation on condolence visit to Agagu family Ex-gov was a ...
Nigerian Tribune
VICE President Namadi Sambo, on Monday, paid glowing tributes to former Ondo State governor and minister, Dr Olusegun Agagu, when he led a Federal Government delegation on a condolence visit to the family at their residence at New Bodija in Ibadan, ...
Sambo, others visit Agagu familyThe Guardian Nigeria
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Ajimobi sacks SSG, chief of staff, commissioners – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

Ajimobi sacks SSG, chief of staff, commissioners
Nigerian Tribune
OYO State governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, on Monday, caught members of the state executive council unawares, as he dissolves the council after weeks of speculation exclusively reported by the Nigerian Tribune. Nigerian Tribune, it will be recalled, had, ...
Ajimobi Sacks Commissioners, Special AdvisersDaily Times Nigeria
Abiola Ajimobi, Governor of Oyo sacks SSG, All Commissioners & AdvisersBella Naija
Ajimobi Dissolves CabinetLeadership Newspapers
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Gunmen kill 160, abduct 10 women in Zamfara in three months- Governor – Premium Times


Premium Times

Gunmen kill 160, abduct 10 women in Zamfara in three months- Governor
Premium Times
Governor Abdulazez Yari of Zamfara State on Monday said gunmen had killed 160 people and abducted 10 married women in different villages of the state in the last three months. Mr. Yari made the disclosure in the capital, Gusau, when he addressed ...

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Anambra Governorship Tussle Begins – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Anambra Governorship Tussle Begins
CHANNELS
Ahead of the November 16 governorship election in Anambra state, candidates of various political parties boast of their capability and determination to take over the leadership of the state from the ruling All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA).
Anambra 2013 - PDP Crisis Distorting PermutationsVanguard
Ubah pledges to tackle challenges in education sectorThe Guardian Nigeria
Ifeanyi Ubah Meets Academicians On Education Challengesspyghana.com
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Court Awards N10 Million Against IG, Five Others for Unlawful Shooting of Victim – Vanguard


Court Awards N10 Million Against IG, Five Others for Unlawful Shooting of Victim
Vanguard
Ibadan — For shooting one Mr Darlington Amaiham unlawfully, a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, yesterday, awarded N10 million as damages against the Nigerian Police Force, the Police Inspector General, and three of its officers, for negligence.
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It’s Time for the National Conference – AllAfrica.com


Nigerian Tribune

It's Time for the National Conference
AllAfrica.com
Last week, President of the Senate David Mark made a call for a national conference. He made the call while welcoming his colleagues from their long holidays. President Goodluck Jonathan himself had recently declared that his Government is not against ...
Closer to a National Conference?Vanguard
Knotty issues in convoking national conferenceNigerian Tribune
Redefining the National Talk ShopTHISDAY Live
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ILO sees marked decline in child labor globally – Deutsche Welle


Montreal Gazette

ILO sees marked decline in child labor globally
Deutsche Welle
The International Labor Organization has pointed to continued use of child labor. However, in its latest study on the issue, the ILO notes that the overall number of affected boys and girls has gone down significantly. A Bangladeshi boy works at an aluminium ...
UN agency says drop in most dangerous types of child labor not fast enoughFox News
Decline in child labour not fast enoughFinancial Times
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Trouble in Edo PDP Over Vote of Confidence On Ogiadomhe – Vanguard


Trouble in Edo PDP Over Vote of Confidence On Ogiadomhe
Vanguard
An Edo North Based Socio-political group, Edo North Consultative Forum (ECF), has dismissed claim that the Chief of Staff to the President, Chief Mike Oghiadomhe, was not qualified to vote in the last Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Special National ...
Edo North PDP Votes Out Ogiadhomen As Leader For Non-PerformanceCHANNELS
Edo PDP pass no confidence vote in OghiadomheNigerian Tribune

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Why S-East Is Backward, By Prof. Nnaji – Vanguard


Why S-East Is Backward, By Prof. Nnaji
Vanguard
A former Minister of Power, Prof. Bath Nnaji, has listed crisis of values, lack of unity in practical terms and absence of joint planning of development as some of the often over-looked factors militating against the socio-economic development of the South-east.
South-East summit harps on regional integration, publication of Igbo version of ...DailyPost Nigeria
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Presidency didn’t seize my diplomatic passport, says Mark – The Guardian Nigeria


Nigerian Tribune

Presidency didn't seize my diplomatic passport, says Mark
The Guardian Nigeria
PRESIDENT of the Senate, David Mark, declared Sunday that his diplomatic passport was intact and was never seized. It was also learnt yesterday that the diplomatic passport of House of Representatives' Speaker, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, was never seized ...
Reps deny withdrawal of Tambuwal's passportOsun Defender
Seizure of Mark, Tambuwal, others' passports: New PDP withdraws allegationsNigerian Tribune

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Presidency woos liberals in New PDP – Nigerian Tribune


Presidency woos liberals in New PDP
Nigerian Tribune
AS hope of reconciliation fades within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), there are strong indications that the presidency has initiated an outreach programmes to woo liberals within the Kawu Baraje-led New PDP back into mainstream PDP. Feelers from ...
Enugu LG polls: APC accuses Police of supporting PDPDailyPost Nigeria
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PDP wins Jigawa by-election, APC rejects results – The Guardian Nigeria


Leadership Newspapers

PDP wins Jigawa by-election, APC rejects results
The Guardian Nigeria
THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate Alhaji Abubakar Murtala has been declared winner of the by-election held in the Ringim Constituency into the Jigawa State House of Assembly at the weekend. The poll which was conducted by Independent ...
PDP Defeats APC In Jigawa Assembly By-ElectionLeadership Newspapers
APC alleges fraud in Jigawa bye-electionP.M. News
PDP Wins Jigawa State Assembly By-electionNigerian Bulletin

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Anambra PDP: The Battle is Over, Says Emeakayi – Codewit World News


DailyPost Nigeria

Anambra PDP: The Battle is Over, Says Emeakayi
Codewit World News
Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Anambra State recognised by the national leadership of the party, Prince Ken Emeakeyi, weekend in Awka, declared that the battle of attrition ravaging the chapter since the parallel primaries on August 24 ...
Anambra 2013: No Easy Way!The Guardian Nigeria
Anambra 2013: Confusion over alleged monetary gift to Catholic priestsNigerian Tribune
Anambra PDP Endorses Jonathan For 2015CHANNELS
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The War ASUU Should Be Fighting – Victimization of Lecturers – AllAfrica.com


P.M. News

The War ASUU Should Be Fighting - Victimization of Lecturers
AllAfrica.com
Today, we're going to further the discussion on staff training i.e. victimization of lecturers themselves. For example, why does ASUU choose to watch helplessly when the management denies deserving lecturers the right to go for further studies? However, this ...
Sambo takes over ASUU negotiationNigerian Tribune
Sambo takes over negotiation with ASUUThe Guardian Nigeria
ASUU strike: We are tired - NANSDailyPost Nigeria
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PDP crisis: Presidency shuts door on G7 govs •Claims their requests are … – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

PDP crisis: Presidency shuts door on G7 govs •Claims their requests are ...
Nigerian Tribune
AHEAD of the 7 October reconciliation meeting of the aggrieved members of the G7 group, who formed the New Peoples Democratic Party (NPDP) on 31 August, with President Goodluk Jonathan, the Presidency appears to have come to a conclusion that its ...
Voice Of the South-South Backs Jonathan For Second TermCHANNELS
Limitations of 'New PDP' DiscontentVanguard
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Emordi sacked Over Villa Shouting Match – spyghana.com


Osun Defender

Emordi sacked Over Villa Shouting Match
spyghana.com
It was learnt yesterday that President Goodluck Jonathan fired his Special Adviser on National Assembly Matters, Senator Joy Emordi, following a shouting match with a minister at the Presidential Villa on Thursday. JOY-EMORDI. It has also emerged that ...
Jonathan Sacks Emordi, Olagunju As AdvisersThe Guardian Nigeria
Jonathan sacks Emordi, Olagunju as Special AdvisersNigerian Tribune
Nigeria: President Goodluck Jonathan sacks 2 top AdvisersAfrique en Ligue
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Gunfire From Nigerian Forces Kills Squatters – New York Times


The Hindu

Gunfire From Nigerian Forces Kills Squatters
New York Times
ABUJA, Nigeria — Members of Nigeria's security police here in the capital assaulted an unfinished building occupied by squatters on Friday, killing at least seven residents, but officials later said that they had come under fire by militant Islamists. World Twitter ...
Security forces, extremists in shootout in Nigerian capitalBusiness Standard
Over 100 Feared Dead in Yobe AttackVanguard
Boko Haram fighters massacre 140 and open fire in Nigerian capitalThe Times (subscription)
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Fashola Launches S/West Pension Commission Office In Lagos – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Fashola Launches S/West Pension Commission Office In Lagos
CHANNELS
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), Friday commissioned the South-West Zonal Office of the decentralized National Pension Commission in Lagos, urging the National Assembly to deal expeditiously with the Pension Reforms Act which has ...
Fashola, Fayemi Endorse Decentralisation Of Minimum WageLeadership Newspapers
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Osun, Lagos Governors Support Minimum Wage DecentralisationNigerian Bulletin
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Jonathan Honours 10 Nigerians In US – The Guardian Nigeria


The Punch

Jonathan Honours 10 Nigerians In US
The Guardian Nigeria
PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan, will, this afternoon in a special lunch session, host top 10 Nigerian-Americans believed to have done Nigeria proud in the United States of America. Those to be honoured by the President in a New York hotel are winners of ...
Jonathan hosts Nigerian-American award winners in New YorkNigerian Tribune
Constitution allows me to contest in 2015 – JonathanThe Punch
Obama, Nigerian president agree on anti-terrorismMiamiHerald.com
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Activist Drags 37 Governorship Aspirants, EFCC, IGP To Court – The Guardian Nigeria


Activist Drags 37 Governorship Aspirants, EFCC, IGP To Court
The Guardian Nigeria
AN Environmental rights activist and anti-corruption crusader, Mr. Ifeanyi Okonkwo, has dragged 37 governorship aspirants for the November 16, 2013 poll in Anambra State, to court. Some defendants said they are yet to be served even as others failed to ...

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Kwankwaso to battle illicit drug sale, use – P.M. News


P.M. News

Kwankwaso to battle illicit drug sale, use
P.M. News
The governor of Kano state, northwest Nigeria, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso has declared zero tolerance to trafficking in fake and illicit drugs. Kwankwaso who inaugurated a joint-committee on drug abuse said his government is all out to discourage traffickers, ...

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Kwankwaso to battle illicit drug sale, use – P.M. News


P.M. News

Kwankwaso to battle illicit drug sale, use
P.M. News
The governor of Kano state, northwest Nigeria, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso has declared zero tolerance to trafficking in fake and illicit drugs. Kwankwaso who inaugurated a joint-committee on drug abuse said his government is all out to discourage traffickers, ...
Kwankwaso Warns Against illicit, Counterfeit DrugsDaily Times Nigeria
Kano State to Build Secondary School in Niger RepublicNigerian Bulletin

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We Have No Home To Return To – Ombatse Survivors Cry Out – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

We Have No Home To Return To – Ombatse Survivors Cry Out
Leadership Newspapers
On Friday, 13th September, 2013, terror was unleashed once again in a renewed communal clash in Nasarawa state. Militia believed to be members of the mystified Ombatse group attacked the people of Alago communities of Adabu, Obi, in Obi local ...

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We Have No Home To Return To – Ombatse Survivors Cry Out – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

We Have No Home To Return To – Ombatse Survivors Cry Out
Leadership Newspapers
On Friday, 13th September, 2013, terror was unleashed once again in a renewed communal clash in Nasarawa state. Militia believed to be members of the mystified Ombatse group attacked the people of Alago communities of Adabu, Obi, in Obi local ...
Al-Makura and the Ombatse onslaughtNigerian Tribune
Nasarawa Killings - FG Orders Deployment of Troops to Checkmate Ombatse ...Vanguard
Why Defence portfolio should be taken from Maku, by APCThe Guardian Nigeria
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Alleged N130m fraud: Accused ex-Lagos deputy governor still at large – The Punch


Alleged N130m fraud: Accused ex-Lagos deputy governor still at large
The Punch
A Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday adjourned indefinitely the arraignment of Alhaja Sinatu Ojikutu and her son, Samson, for alleged complicity in a N130m fraud. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, Ojikutu, a former deputy governor of the state, ...

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Alleged N130m fraud: Accused ex-Lagos deputy governor still at large – The Punch


Daily Sun

Alleged N130m fraud: Accused ex-Lagos deputy governor still at large
The Punch
A Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday adjourned indefinitely the arraignment of Alhaja Sinatu Ojikutu and her son, Samson, for alleged complicity in a N130m fraud. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, Ojikutu, a former deputy governor of the state, ...
Police drag ex-Lagos deputy gov, son to court over N130m alleged fraudDaily Sun
N130m Fraud: Court Adjourns Trial Of Lagos' Ex-deputy GovernorLeadership Newspapers
Court adjourns ex-Lagos dep gov's alleged N130m fraud case indefinitelyNigerian Tribune
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2015 presidency: Only God can stop Jonathan – Omehia – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

2015 presidency: Only God can stop Jonathan – Omehia
Daily Sun
Former Governor of Rivers State, Sir Celestine Omehia, has said that nobody can stop the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015, except God. Omehia, who spoke with Saturday Sun in Abuja, said the refusal by the North to allow Jonathan ...

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2015 presidency: Only God can stop Jonathan – Omehia – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

2015 presidency: Only God can stop Jonathan – Omehia
Daily Sun
Former Governor of Rivers State, Sir Celestine Omehia, has said that nobody can stop the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015, except God. Omehia, who spoke with Saturday Sun in Abuja, said the refusal by the North to allow Jonathan ...
2015 - Opposition to Jonathan Shouldn't Come From N-Delta, Says Gov UduaghanVanguard
Why am fighting Jonathan – AmaechiOsun Defender
Niger Deltans for Jonathan and Amaechi!Codewit World News
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Man kills 3-month-old son for ritual – Codewit World News


DailyPost Nigeria

Man kills 3-month-old son for ritual
Codewit World News
Jos— IN separate cases, two men in Plateau State allegedly sacrificed their children on the altar of anger and money ritual. The state Police Command arrested the men along with 13 other suspects, who committed other crimes ranging from car theft, criminal ...
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