Monthly Archives: November 2013

PDP Members Celebrate Amaechi’s Exit – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

PDP Members Celebrate Amaechi's Exit
CHANNELS
Tens of thousands of members of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) from across the 23 local Government Areas of Rivers state reportedly took to major streets of Port Harcourt yesterday Wednesday, November 27, 2013 to celebrate the exit of Governor ...
We will never return to PDP - Breakaway factionDailyPost Nigeria

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Defection of G-7 Govs – Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal’s Seat – Vanguard


Osun Defender

Defection of G-7 Govs - Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal's Seat
Vanguard
WHAT fate now awaits the leadership of the House of Representatives in the light of the new development? Where does Speaker Aminu Tambuwal belong? Will he join the APC to keep his seat or sacrifice it? These are obviously questions earnestly begging ...
APC – nPDP Alliance: House Of Reps Leadership Still IntactCHANNELS
New PDP/APC merger: 'Tambuwal remains Speaker, for now' •PDP Reps to ...Nigerian Tribune
Tambuwal remains Speaker - RepsNigerian Observer
AllAfrica.com
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Defection of G-7 Govs – Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal’s Seat – Vanguard


Osun Defender

Defection of G-7 Govs - Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal's Seat
Vanguard
WHAT fate now awaits the leadership of the House of Representatives in the light of the new development? Where does Speaker Aminu Tambuwal belong? Will he join the APC to keep his seat or sacrifice it? These are obviously questions earnestly begging ...
APC – nPDP Alliance: House Of Reps Leadership Still IntactCHANNELS
New PDP/APC merger: 'Tambuwal remains Speaker, for now' •PDP Reps to ...Nigerian Tribune
House: We Will Not be Browbeaten on Oil BenchmarkTHISDAY Live
Leadership Newspapers
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Defection of G-7 Govs – Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal’s Seat – Vanguard


Osun Defender

Defection of G-7 Govs - Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal's Seat
Vanguard
WHAT fate now awaits the leadership of the House of Representatives in the light of the new development? Where does Speaker Aminu Tambuwal belong? Will he join the APC to keep his seat or sacrifice it? These are obviously questions earnestly begging ...
APC – nPDP Alliance: House Of Reps Leadership Still IntactCHANNELS
New PDP/APC merger: 'Tambuwal remains Speaker, for now' •PDP Reps to ...Nigerian Tribune
House - We Will Not Be Browbeaten On Oil BenchmarkAllAfrica.com
Daily Times Nigeria
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Defection of G-7 Govs – Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal’s Seat – Vanguard


Osun Defender

Defection of G-7 Govs - Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal's Seat
Vanguard
WHAT fate now awaits the leadership of the House of Representatives in the light of the new development? Where does Speaker Aminu Tambuwal belong? Will he join the APC to keep his seat or sacrifice it? These are obviously questions earnestly begging ...
APC – nPDP Alliance: House Of Reps Leadership Still IntactCHANNELS
New PDP/APC merger: 'Tambuwal remains Speaker, for now' •PDP Reps to ...Nigerian Tribune
Tambuwal remains Speaker - RepsNigerian Observer
AllAfrica.com
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Defection of G-7 Govs – Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal’s Seat – Vanguard


Nigerian Tribune

Defection of G-7 Govs - Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal's Seat
Vanguard
WHAT fate now awaits the leadership of the House of Representatives in the light of the new development? Where does Speaker Aminu Tambuwal belong? Will he join the APC to keep his seat or sacrifice it? These are obviously questions earnestly begging ...
APC – nPDP Alliance: House Of Reps Leadership Still IntactCHANNELS
New PDP/APC merger: 'Tambuwal remains Speaker, for now' •PDP Reps to ...Nigerian Tribune
House: We Will Not be Browbeaten on Oil BenchmarkTHISDAY Live
Daily Times Nigeria -Codewit World News
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Defection of G-7 Govs – Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal’s Seat – Vanguard


Osun Defender

Defection of G-7 Govs - Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal's Seat
Vanguard
WHAT fate now awaits the leadership of the House of Representatives in the light of the new development? Where does Speaker Aminu Tambuwal belong? Will he join the APC to keep his seat or sacrifice it? These are obviously questions earnestly begging ...
APC – nPDP Alliance: House Of Reps Leadership Still IntactCHANNELS
New PDP/APC merger: 'Tambuwal remains Speaker, for now' •PDP Reps to ...Nigerian Tribune
Tambuwal remains Speaker - RepsNigerian Observer
THISDAY Live
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Defection of G-7 Govs – Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal’s Seat – Vanguard


Osun Defender

Defection of G-7 Govs - Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal's Seat
Vanguard
WHAT fate now awaits the leadership of the House of Representatives in the light of the new development? Where does Speaker Aminu Tambuwal belong? Will he join the APC to keep his seat or sacrifice it? These are obviously questions earnestly begging ...
APC – nPDP Alliance: House Of Reps Leadership Still IntactCHANNELS
New PDP/APC merger: 'Tambuwal remains Speaker, for now' •PDP Reps to ...Nigerian Tribune
House: We Will Not be Browbeaten on Oil BenchmarkTHISDAY Live
Leadership Newspapers
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Defection of G-7 Govs – Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal’s Seat – Vanguard


Osun Defender

Defection of G-7 Govs - Anxiety Reigns Over Tambuwal's Seat
Vanguard
WHAT fate now awaits the leadership of the House of Representatives in the light of the new development? Where does Speaker Aminu Tambuwal belong? Will he join the APC to keep his seat or sacrifice it? These are obviously questions earnestly begging ...
APC – nPDP Alliance: House Of Reps Leadership Still IntactCHANNELS
New PDP/APC merger: 'Tambuwal remains Speaker, for now' •PDP Reps to ...Nigerian Tribune
House: We Will Not be Browbeaten on Oil BenchmarkTHISDAY Live

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CAN rebukes Bishops for visiting Governor Lamido – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

CAN rebukes Bishops for visiting Governor Lamido
DailyPost Nigeria
The northern states chapter of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has condemned some Christian bishops for visiting Governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa State recently. CAN who claimed that Governor Lamido had been avoiding the local branch of CAN in ...
Tukur is a 'polio virus' to Nigeria's democracy – Sule LamidoOsun Defender
Northern CAN flays bishops' visit to LamidoNigerian Tribune
G-7 Defection - Trial of Gov Lamido's Sons to ContinueVanguard
Daily Times Nigeria
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Kudirat Murder: Lagos Withdraws Appeal Against Al-Mustapha – Leadership Newspapers


Osun Defender

Kudirat Murder: Lagos Withdraws Appeal Against Al-Mustapha
Leadership Newspapers
Citing “effluxion” of time (passage of time), the Lagos State government yesterday urged the Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal to strike out its application seeking leave to appeal the acquittal of Major Hamza Al-Mustapha and Lateef Shofolahan on the ...
Lagos withdraws application to appeal judgment of Al Mustapha, ShofolahanNigerian Tribune
Al-Mustapha wins again, Appeal Court strikes out Lagos applicationOsun Defender

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Ex-Ekiti dep gov denies dumping PDP – Nigerian Tribune


Osun Defender

Ex-Ekiti dep gov denies dumping PDP
Nigerian Tribune
A former deputy governor in Ekiti State, Dr Sikiru Tae Lawal, has denied dumping the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Lawal, the deputy to former Governor Segun Oni between 2007 and 2010, said this in a telephone interview with Saturday Tribune on ...
Fayemi - I'm Ready to Work With OniAllAfrica.com
I've No Problem Working with Oni, Says FayemiDaily Times Nigeria
APC/PDP Merger: I am ready to work with Oni, says FayemiOsun Defender
Nigerian Bulletin
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‘Majority Of Abians Are Happy With What Orji Is Doing’ – The Guardian Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

'Majority Of Abians Are Happy With What Orji Is Doing'
The Guardian Nigeria
Ofuegbu3-30-11-13 Eze Nnamdi Ofoegbu, the Diawa of Umudiawa Ancient Kingdom in Umuahia North Council of Abia State, who is also the National Chairman of Christian Traditional Rulers Association of Niger Delta, recently spoke to journalists on Abia ...
Gov. Orji Charges Naval Officers To Be Good Ambassadorsspyghana.com

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Iyayi’s burial programme begins December 4 – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

Iyayi's burial programme begins December 4
Nigerian Tribune
The burial programme of late former President of Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU), Professor Festus Iyayi, has been fixed for between December 4 and December. 7. The notice of the burial was contained in a statement issued by the family and the ...
Festus Iyayi to be buried December 7, says familyPremium Times
Iyayi's to be Buried Saturday, Dec 7 – FamilyDaily Times Nigeria

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Inside pdp’s House of commotion – Nigerian Tribune


Inside pdp's House of commotion
Nigerian Tribune
At formation in 1998, its registered slogan was “Power to the people” but with years of ease in government in majority of the states and at the centre, it gradually abridged the slogan to “Power!” Was the removal of “the people” part of the phrase dictated by ...
Oyinlola has no moral ground to claim PDP - ScribeDailyPost Nigeria
Plot to Expel Me Will Fail, Says OyinlolaPremium Times

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Controversy trails FIRS Chairman’s nomination, as Northern Senators reject Akpan – Premium Times


Nigerian Tribune

Controversy trails FIRS Chairman's nomination, as Northern Senators reject Akpan
Premium Times
The Nigerian Senate on Thursday rejected the nomination of Mfon Akpan by President Goodluck Jonathan as the Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, bringing to the fore the high wire political intrigues that has trailed the selection of Mrs.
Nominated FIRS Chairperson Rejected By SenateCHANNELS
Senate Rejects Nomination of Akpan As FIRS ChairAllAfrica.com

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Goodluck the only president talking about development – Chief Nwosu – Codewit World News


Goodluck the only president talking about development – Chief Nwosu
Codewit World News
Chief Evarist Nwosu is a former Comptroller of Customs who retired voluntarily from public Service in 1993. As a strong believer in the unity of Nigeria Chief Nwosu maintains in this interview that Nigeria has the capability to compete favourably with developed ...

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Nigeria: Three Lebanese nationals cleared of terrorism – BBC News


Nigeria: Three Lebanese nationals cleared of terrorism
BBC News
Three men suspected of being members of Hezbollah have been cleared of terrorism charges by a Nigerian court. The men, all Lebanese nationals, were arrested in May after the discovery of weapons in the northern city of Kano. They denied accusations of ...

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Nigeria: Three Lebanese nationals cleared of terrorism – BBC News


P.M. News

Nigeria: Three Lebanese nationals cleared of terrorism
BBC News
Three men suspected of being members of Hezbollah have been cleared of terrorism charges by a Nigerian court. The men, all Lebanese nationals, were arrested in May after the discovery of weapons in the northern city of Kano. They denied accusations of ...
Court Clears 2 Lebanese, Finds 1 GuiltyCHANNELS

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Governor Suswam Donates 323 Motorcycle To Boost Immunization – Leadership Newspapers


Governor Suswam Donates 323 Motorcycle To Boost Immunization
Leadership Newspapers
Governor Gabriel Suswam of Benue, in Makurdi on Friday donated 323 motorcycles to boost immunisation activities in the state. Presenting the motorcycles to some immunisation officers, the governor said the gesture would assist in eradicating the five child ...
Benue Constitutes Task Force to Combat Drug HawkingDaily Times Nigeria

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Anambra Supplementary Guber Polls: Police Fully Prepared – IGP – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Anambra Supplementary Guber Polls: Police Fully Prepared – IGP
Leadership Newspapers
The Nigeria Police Force has assured Nigerians, especially voters in Anambra State, of a hitch-free supplementary governorship election scheduled for Saturday, November 30, 2013 in some parts of the state. In a press release by the Force Headquarters ...

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Govt – Nigeria House Not for Sale – AllAfrica.com


Govt - Nigeria House Not for Sale
AllAfrica.com
Muhammad Bello The federal government Thursday denied allegations that it plans to dispose off the official residence of the country's permanent representative to the United Nations (UN). In a submission, the supervising Minister of Foreign Affairs, Prof.

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LMC no dey go anywhere – SuperSport (blog)


SuperSport (blog)

LMC no dey go anywhere
SuperSport (blog)
De Naija Football Federation (NFF) pipu don tanda gidigba for de back of de LMC wey na dem dey control de Naija League. Na lass season na hin de NFF carry de power give Oga Nduka Irabor and all him mesenja afta de clubs owners dem fire Rumson ...
Stakeholders Canvass More Support for NFFAllAfrica.com
NFF General Assembly extends LMC's tenure •Confirms 3SC's, others' relegationNigerian Tribune
NFF's General Assembly Extends LMC's MandateTHISDAY Live
Yahoo Singapore News -Goal.com Singapore
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Cop Arraigned For Shooting Boy, 9 – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Cop Arraigned For Shooting Boy, 9
Leadership Newspapers
A policeman, Rasak Alowonle, has been arraigned before a Lagos chief magistrate court in Ebute Metta, on a one-count-charge of manslaughter, for allegedly shooting and killing a nine-year-old boy while dispersing a mob. According to the prosecutor, ...
Lagos Court Arraigns Policeman For Shooting 9-year-old Boy While Struggling ...Nigerian Bulletin

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Cop Arraigned For Shooting Boy, 9 – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Cop Arraigned For Shooting Boy, 9
Leadership Newspapers
A policeman, Rasak Alowonle, has been arraigned before a Lagos chief magistrate court in Ebute Metta, on a one-count-charge of manslaughter, for allegedly shooting and killing a nine-year-old boy while dispersing a mob. According to the prosecutor, ...
Lagos Court Arraigns Policeman For Shooting 9-year-old Boy While Struggling ...Nigerian Bulletin

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Cop Arraigned For Shooting Boy, 9 – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Cop Arraigned For Shooting Boy, 9
Leadership Newspapers
A policeman, Rasak Alowonle, has been arraigned before a Lagos chief magistrate court in Ebute Metta, on a one-count-charge of manslaughter, for allegedly shooting and killing a nine-year-old boy while dispersing a mob. According to the prosecutor, ...
Lagos Court Arraigns Policeman For Shooting 9-year-old Boy While Struggling ...Nigerian Bulletin

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Cop Arraigned For Shooting Boy, 9 – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Cop Arraigned For Shooting Boy, 9
Leadership Newspapers
A policeman, Rasak Alowonle, has been arraigned before a Lagos chief magistrate court in Ebute Metta, on a one-count-charge of manslaughter, for allegedly shooting and killing a nine-year-old boy while dispersing a mob. According to the prosecutor, ...
Lagos Court Arraigns Policeman For Shooting 9-year-old Boy While Struggling ...Nigerian Bulletin

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Cop Arraigned For Shooting Boy, 9 – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Cop Arraigned For Shooting Boy, 9
Leadership Newspapers
A policeman, Rasak Alowonle, has been arraigned before a Lagos chief magistrate court in Ebute Metta, on a one-count-charge of manslaughter, for allegedly shooting and killing a nine-year-old boy while dispersing a mob. According to the prosecutor, ...
Lagos Court Arraigns Policeman For Shooting 9-year-old Boy While Struggling ...Nigerian Bulletin

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Tukur is a ‘polio virus’ to Nigeria’s democracy – Sule Lamido – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Tukur is a 'polio virus' to Nigeria's democracy – Sule Lamido
Osun Defender
SULE LAMIDO Jigawa State governor and ex-member of G7 political group, Alhaji Sule Lamido, has described the national chairman of PDP, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, as “polio virus to Nigerian democracy.” The governor said this on Thursday, in his office, ...

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Tukur is a ‘polio virus’ to Nigeria’s democracy – Sule Lamido – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Tukur is a 'polio virus' to Nigeria's democracy – Sule Lamido
Osun Defender
SULE LAMIDO Jigawa State governor and ex-member of G7 political group, Alhaji Sule Lamido, has described the national chairman of PDP, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, as “polio virus to Nigerian democracy.” The governor said this on Thursday, in his office, ...
Abdulsalami Advocates Peaceful Coexistence Among PoliticiansDaily Times Nigeria
Gen. Abdulsalami Calls On Politicians To Promote Peaceful CoexistenceLeadership Newspapers

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Diaspora votes should count in 2015 – UK PDP Secretary – The Punch


AFP

Diaspora votes should count in 2015 – UK PDP Secretary
The Punch
Secretary of the United Kingdom chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Olayemi Ayeni, in this interview with MUDIAGA AFFE, speaks on plans to ensure that Nigerians in the Diaspora exercise their voting rights in the 2015 general elections.
Fears for Nigeria-wide vote after local election chaosThe News International
Nigeria's ruling party claims 'unfazed' by governors' defectionsDeutsche Welle
Nigerian governors defect from President Goodluck Jonathan's partyThe Standard Digital News
Fox News -AFP
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Anambra elections: How Street opinions formed – BusinessDay


Anambra elections: How Street opinions formed
BusinessDay
Politicians dole out money to be voted for. Collect the money, vote, your conscience may hold sway, so it may click or not. Real street opinion is formed at the newsstands, market places, bus-rides, etc. Evaluation isn't just limited to candidates, more ...
Anambra: Rep member withdraws suit against ObianoP.M. News (blog)
Anambra Election: Ekwunife withdraws case against ObianoDailyPost Nigeria

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FG denies plan to sell Nigeria house in US – Nigerian Tribune


Leadership Newspapers

FG denies plan to sell Nigeria house in US
Nigerian Tribune
The Federal Government through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on Thursday, disclosed that there was no plan to sell off the official residence of Nigeria's Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) located at Tarry Town in New York, United States.
Minister Denies Plan to Sell Nigeria House in New YorkAllAfrica.com
FG: Nigeria House Not for SaleTHISDAY Live

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Maintain decorum, CJN tasks new lawyers – Nigerian Tribune


WorldStage

Maintain decorum, CJN tasks new lawyers
Nigerian Tribune
THE Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Mariam Aloma Muhktar, on Thursday, called on the 5,025 new lawyers called to the Nigerian bar to maintain absolute decorum in carrying out their duties, as ministers in the temple of justice. Speaking at the call to ...
CJN to New Lawyers: Shun Unethical ConductTHISDAY Live
Chief Justice advises on decorous, as Law School graduates 5025WorldStage
5025 new lawyers called to BarThe Punch
P.M. News
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A memo to Mr President on PDP – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

A memo to Mr President on PDP
Nigerian Tribune
The recent developments in Anambra governorship election must be a cause for concern for any patriotic member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). There are growing insinuations in political circuits, particularly in PDP that the disposition of 'Presidency ...
BreakingNews 27/11/13 - Nwoye may join APC; Gov. Obi aide warns INEC to ...Nigeria Master Web
Ezenwa insists on Nwoye boycotting supplementary pollsDailyPost Nigeria
Anambra Governorship Election: PDP Suspends Nwoye's campaign Director ...Nigerian Bulletin
Leadership Newspapers -spyghana.com
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In praise of … Francis Collomp – The Guardian


BBC News

In praise of … Francis Collomp
The Guardian
'It was nothing but rice or pasta and sometimes they mixed them together. I knew I had to run away'. Share · Tweet this. Email. Guardian G logo · Editorial · The Guardian, Thursday 28 November 2013 17.22 EST. Jump to comments (…) It's nearly a year since ...
Hostage Francis Collomp Describes Escape In NigeriaCHANNELS
How I escaped from captivity in Nigeria, by French nationalThe Guardian Nigeria

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Kidnapping in Bayelsa, handiwork of mischief makers – Dickson – Nigerian Bulletin


Premium Times

Kidnapping in Bayelsa, handiwork of mischief makers – Dickson
Nigerian Bulletin
Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State said that the recent spate of kidnapping in the state are aimed at giving the State a bad name in the international community in order to discredit President Jonathan. Dickson also called on the people of the state to ...
Dickson decries resurgence of kidnapping in BayelsaPremium Times

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Nigeria military says bombed Boko Haram camps – AFP


AFP

Nigeria military says bombed Boko Haram camps
AFP
Maiduguri — Air strikes on Boko Haram camps in northeast Nigeria have killed "many" insurgents, the military said Thursday of latest operation aimed at crushing the four-year Islamist uprising. The bombardment last Sunday targeted the notorious Sambisa ...
40 Boko Haram members killed in Borno •Lagos arraigns 17 Boko Haram suspectsNigerian Tribune
Soldiers Kill 51 Terrorists In Another Raid Of CampsLeadership Newspapers
Boko Haram: Unconfirmed report says Military kill over 100 militants in BornoDailyPost Nigeria

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IG Assures Of Adequate Security Ahead of Anambra Supplementary Elections – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

IG Assures Of Adequate Security Ahead of Anambra Supplementary Elections
CHANNELS
The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar has assured the public of adequate provision of security for the Anambra supplementary election billed to hold on Saturday. Abubakar, who said this in a statement signed by the Force Deputy ...
ASUU STRIKEUpdates: IG orders adequate security in varsity campuses ...Osun Defender
Anambra Poll: Police charge officers to be neutralP.M. News

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Ezenwa insists on Nwoye boycotting supplementary polls – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Ezenwa insists on Nwoye boycotting supplementary polls
DailyPost Nigeria
tony-nwoye Despite his suspension from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, by the Anambra State chapter of the party, the Director General of the Tony Nwoye campaign organisation, Prince Ossy Ezenwa has maintained that Nwoye would not participate in ...
Anambra Governorship Election: PDP Suspends Nwoye's campaign Director ...Nigerian Bulletin
Anambra Guber: PDP Expels Nwoye's Campaign DirectorsLeadership Newspapers
PDP Suspends Two Nwoye's Men Over Attacks On Metuhspyghana.com

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I won’t contest for any office in 2015-Nyako – The Punch


I won't contest for any office in 2015-Nyako
The Punch
The Governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako, has said neither he nor his son would contest for any elective office in 2015. Nyako said this while addressing a crowd of supporters in Yola, the Adamawa State capital, on Thursday. He also used the occasion ...

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Nigerian ‘hid cocaine in speakers’ – BBC News


WorldStage

Nigerian 'hid cocaine in speakers'
BBC News
Nigerian police say they have arrested a man with $500,000 (£305,000) worth of cocaine stashed inside hi-fi speakers. The 28-year-old Nigerian national was held at the northern Kano airport after flying in from Sao Paulo in Brazil. Police said they found 3kg ...
Police arrest Nigerian with cocaine worth $500000Businessweek

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PHOTONEWS: Political thugs storm Borno Government House – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

PHOTONEWS: Political thugs storm Borno Government House
DailyPost Nigeria
image After about two weeks of his absence from Borno state, governor Kashim Shettima's return to the state has been greeted with a heavy protest, as angry youth stormed the Borno state Government House, Maiduguri, demanding their own share of political ...
Gov Shettima Threatens To Jail Offending Civilian JTF MembersLeadership Newspapers

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Islamic police destroy beer in north Nigerian city – Washington Post (blog)


The Punch

Islamic police destroy beer in north Nigerian city
Washington Post (blog)
KANO, Nigeria — Islamic police shouted “God is great” as an earthmover shattered 240,000 bottles of beer in a widening crackdown in Nigeria's northern city of Kano. Alcohol is banned under Shariah law imposed here in 2001 but authorities had turned a ...
Islamic police destroy 240000 bottles of beer in crackdown in NigeriaSunday World
Islamic enforcers smash beer bottles in latest Nigeria sharia crackdownSouth China Morning Post

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Hijab Controversy – Osun Speaker Condemns Attack On School Principal – Vanguard


Hijab Controversy - Osun Speaker Condemns Attack On School Principal
Vanguard
Osogbo — The Speaker of Osun House of Assembly, Mr Najeem Salaam, has condemned the mob attack on principal, teachers and students of Baptist High School, Ejigbo, Osun, by Muslim youths. Salaam told newsmen on Wednesday in Osogbo that the ...
Osun Speaker Condemns Attack of Muslim Youths on Baptist High SchoolNigerian Bulletin
Osun principal leaves hospital, denies removing pupil's hijabOsun Defender

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Apo Killings Not Extra-Judicial, Says Senate – Vanguard


WorldStage

Apo Killings Not Extra-Judicial, Says Senate
Vanguard
Abuja — THE Senate yesterday absolved the security agents that carried out the raid at the Apo Legislative Quarters which led to the death of eight persons suspected to be members of Boko Haram of extra-judicial killing but a hastily executed operation.
Apo killings: Senate committee members disagree over reportNigerian Tribune
Apo killings: Senate rejects compensation for victimsThe Punch
Nigerian Senate Debates Apo Killings ReportCHANNELS
AllAfrica.com -Premium Times -WorldStage
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Uduaghan Administration Impacts Positively On Delta People, Says Ogeah – The Guardian Nigeria


Osun Defender

Uduaghan Administration Impacts Positively On Delta People, Says Ogeah
The Guardian Nigeria
Ogeah-23-11-13 THE Delta State Commissioner for Information, Chike Ogeah, is one person so excited by strides of his boss, Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan, in terms of the pace of the development activities going on in the state. He insisted that the Peoples ...
Uduaghan Nominates Dead Man For Board AppointmentOsun Defender
Dead man given post in Delta stateP.M. News

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Atiku Best President Nigeria Yet to Have – Babangida Aliyu – Vanguard


Nigerian Tribune

Atiku Best President Nigeria Yet to Have - Babangida Aliyu
Vanguard
Abuja — AHEAD of 2015 Presidential election, chairman, Northern States Governors' Forum, NSGF and governor of Niger State, Babangida Aliyu said yesterday that former Vice President Atiku Abubakar remains the best president Nigeria as a country was ...
IBB, Tinubu, others pour encomiums on Atiku at book launchNigerian Tribune
Atiku calls for strengthening of Nigerian Judicial InstitutionsNigerian Bulletin

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Uduaghan Nominates Dead Man For Board Appointment – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Uduaghan Nominates Dead Man For Board Appointment
Osun Defender
Delta Governor Members of the Delta State House of Assembly were on Tuesday thrown into a state of astonishment when they discovered that one of the seven persons nominated by Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan for appointment into the Delta State ...

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N255m cars scandal: Oduah to appear before Senate Committee next week – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

N255m cars scandal: Oduah to appear before Senate Committee next week
DailyPost Nigeria
stella_oduah After much silence over the controversial N255M Aviation bulletproof cars, the Senate Committee on Aviation had on Wednesday notified the Aviation Minister, Ms. Stella Oduah, to appear before it on the afternoon of Thursday, December 5.
Stella Oduah : Nigerian Senate Demands Explanation for Incessant Plane CrashesNigerian Bulletin
Oduah To Appear Before Senate On December 5Leadership Newspapers

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Fani-Kayode Money Laundering Trial: Defense Insists on Keyamo – Nigerian Bulletin


Fani-Kayode Money Laundering Trial: Defense Insists on Keyamo
Nigerian Bulletin
On Wednesday, a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, Nigeria fixed December 2 as date for the prosecution to file a written address on the propriety of its prosecution of former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode. This follows the insistence by Fani-Kayode's ...
N230m money laundering: Fani-Kayode's trial stalled againNigerian Tribune
Shocking New Revelation: Femi Fani Kayode Stalked Bianca On The Internet ...spyghana.com

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South-East/S’South Govs’ Meeting: Dickson, Oshiohmole, Okorocha, Amaechi … – Leadership Newspapers


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South-East/S'South Govs' Meeting: Dickson, Oshiohmole, Okorocha, Amaechi ...
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The Governors of the South-East and South-South geo-political zones of the country yesterday met at the Anambra state Governor's Lodge, Awka and resolved to convene a Summit of the Southern Nigeria early next year to deliberate on the socio-economic ...
South-south, South-east Governors Plan Summit January, 2014THISDAY Live
South-South/South-East Governors To Hold Economic Growth Summitspyghana.com
South-East, South-South Governors approve Southern Leaders Summit to boost ...DailyPost Nigeria

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Nigerian Legal profession set for productivity as lawyers & judges embrace IT … – BusinessDay


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Nigerian Legal profession set for productivity as lawyers & judges embrace IT ...
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The Nigeria legal profession has recorded a remarkable growth in the number practitioners who have embraced Information Technology (IT) solutions in their day to day work schedules and in carrying out professional services. Speaking at the plenary ...
Save Judiciary From Collapse - TY DanjumaLeadership Newspapers
50 years after, Nigeria Law School gives Nigeria 70000 lawyersDaily Sun

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Senate Panel, FCT Ministry Argue over SURE-P Funds – THISDAY Live


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Senate Panel, FCT Ministry Argue over SURE-P Funds
THISDAY Live
The Senate Ad hoc Committee on the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (SURE-P) Programme Wednesday joined issues with the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) over the N500 million the ministry spent on the rehabilitation ...
Senate raises eyebrow over N1bn paid to income-generating firm •Queries FCT ...Nigerian Tribune
Senate queries FCT ministry over N500m NYSC campThe Punch

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IBB, Tinubu, Others Pour Encomiums On Atiku At Book Launch – Leadership Newspapers


IBB, Tinubu, Others Pour Encomiums On Atiku At Book Launch
Leadership Newspapers
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar was on Wednesday in Abuja deluged in a pool of encomiums during the public presentation of a book chronicling his political-cum-legal battles during his tenure as Vice President of the country. Leading the pack was ...

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Uduaghan Administration Impacts Positively On Delta People, Says Ogeah – The Guardian Nigeria


Uduaghan Administration Impacts Positively On Delta People, Says Ogeah
The Guardian Nigeria
Ogeah-23-11-13 THE Delta State Commissioner for Information, Chike Ogeah, is one person so excited by strides of his boss, Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan, in terms of the pace of the development activities going on in the state. He insisted that the Peoples ...

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More reactions trail defection of 5 PDP govs, others to APC: Bishop forum set to … – Nigerian Tribune


More reactions trail defection of 5 PDP govs, others to APC: Bishop forum set to ...
Nigerian Tribune
DESPITE the suspension placed on its members by the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) over its effort to broker peace between the G7 governors and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the Bishops and Clerics Forum of Nigeria (BACFON), has taken ...
G-5 Govs' Defection - Democracy in Action, Says ACFVanguard
Arewa forum advocates two-party system after defection of PDP governorsWorldStage
ACF Excited Over Defection Of 5 Governors To APCLeadership Newspapers

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Tension as court rules on ownership of APC acronym Thursday – Nigerian Tribune


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Tension as court rules on ownership of APC acronym Thursday
Nigerian Tribune
Barely 24 hours after the G7 governors defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC), the Federal High Court in Abuja is set to rule on the rightful owner of the 'APC' acronym between the African People's Congress and the All Progressives Congress.
APC to Stage Peaceful Protest to INEC HeadquartersVanguard
APC Ready to Defy Police, Insists on Peaceful March to INEC HQDaily Times Nigeria
Anambra Election: APC plans peaceful protest to INEC headquartersDailyPost Nigeria

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Budget: Reps to meet Senate on oil benchmark – Nigerian Tribune


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Budget: Reps to meet Senate on oil benchmark
Nigerian Tribune
The House of Representatives, on Wednesday, constituted a six-member committee to meet in conference with the Senate to resolve the differences over the crude oil benchmark for the 2014 budget. Both chambers had passed different oil benchmark prices ...
House Of Reps To Meet With Senate Over Oil BenchmarkCHANNELS

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FEC approves N42bn road contracts •FIRS gets tax consultant, targets N2.95trn … – Nigerian Tribune


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FEC approves N42bn road contracts •FIRS gets tax consultant, targets N2.95trn ...
Nigerian Tribune
THE Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved contracts for the rehabilitation/dualisation of four different highways spanning Kogi, Kwara, Bauchi, Plateau, Adamawa and Kano states at the sum of about N42billion. Similarly, Council authorised the hiring ...
Nigeria: FG Buys 70000 Software Support for Permanent Voters CardAllAfrica.com
Fed Govt okays N42.69b road contractsWorldStage
FEC approves N42 billion contracts for rehabilitation of roads across NigeriaNigerian Bulletin
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Kaduna To Empower Over 7000 Persons Under Sure-P – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Kaduna To Empower Over 7000 Persons Under Sure-P
CHANNELS
A total of 7,600 women and youths in Kaduna State are to benefit from trainings in agriculture and various skills under the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (Sure-P). Addressing the beneficiaries during the launch of the skills acquisition ...
Kaduna to spend N3.5bn on primary schoolsThe Punch
Kaduna Assembly Screens Yero's Commissioner Nominees TodayLeadership Newspapers
Kaduna to empower 7600 youth, womenPremium Times
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Air Force 107 promotes senior officers – The Punch


Air Force 107 promotes senior officers
The Punch
The authorities of the Nigerian Air Force have announced the promotion of senior officers of the service. A statement by Commodore D.J Alonge on behalf of the Air Force Director of Information, Commodore Yusuf Anas, on Wednesday stated that 107 officers ...

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Police threaten to arrest monarchs over Plateau attacks- Punch – Nigerian Bulletin


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Police threaten to arrest monarchs over Plateau attacks- Punch
Nigerian Bulletin
The Plateau police command on Wednesday threatened to arrest traditional and tribal leaders in the state whose domains continued to record attacks by unknown gunmen. Mr Chris Olakpe, the Commissioner of Police in the state, said this in Jos at a ...
At least 40 killed in Nigeria attacksXinhua
Fatal attacks on Nigeria villagesAljazeera.com
Plateau: 40 killed, 10 injured, several houses burnt in a fresh attackNigerian Tribune
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Bullion van crash leaves 4 dead, 11 injured in Anambra – DailyPost Nigeria


Bullion van crash leaves 4 dead, 11 injured in Anambra
DailyPost Nigeria
Four persons reportedly lost their lives on Tuesday at Nkpor, a suburb of Onitsha, the commercial hub of Anambra State, in a fatal motor accident involving the convoy of a bank bullion van and other commercial vehicles. Those feared dead include two ...

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Education Ministry Workers Begin Strike – AllAfrica.com


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Education Ministry Workers Begin Strike
AllAfrica.com
Lagos — The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria in the Federal Ministry of Education yesterday commenced a four day warning strike to press home their demands. Their demands, it was gathered include the payment of four years promotion ...
Education ministry workers protest unpaid allowancesP.M. News (blog)
Protesting Workers Disrupt Activities at Education MinistryDaily Times Nigeria
Wike Sends Rivers Representative Out of MeetingTHISDAY Live

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EFCC – N21 Trillion Laundered Out of the Country in 10 Yearrs – AllAfrica.com


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EFCC - N21 Trillion Laundered Out of the Country in 10 Yearrs
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En estimated $129 billion (N20.6 trillion) was illicitly transferred out of Nigeria in the last 10 years, Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibrahim Lamorde said yesterday. He said in the global financial integrity of Washington, ...
Good Governance Index Ranks Nigeria 41st Among 52 African CountriesNigerian Bulletin
Good Governance: Nigeria Ranks 41 Among 52 African CountriesLeadership Newspapers
EFCC Advocates Urgent Regional Action to Curb Illicit Financial FlowsDaily Times Nigeria
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Jonathan Receives New US, Namibia Envoys – AllAfrica.com


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Jonathan Receives New US, Namibia Envoys
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President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday received the letters of credence of the new United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. James F. Entwistle and the new Namibia High Commissioner, Dr Peingeonjabi Shipo. Presidential spokesman, Reuben Abati, in a ...
Jonathan receives new US ambassadorNigerian Tribune
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N5.6bn pension fraud: Ex-Oyo HoS, others refused bail – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

N5.6bn pension fraud: Ex-Oyo HoS, others refused bail
Daily Sun
Oyo State High Court, sitting at Ring Road area yesterday turned down the bail applications filed by the former Head of Service of the state, Alhaja Kudirat Iyabo Adeleke and 11 others, who are standing trial for an alleged N5.6 billion pension fraud.
N5.6bn pension fraud: Ex-Oyo HOS, others denied bailThe Punch
N5.6 Billion Pension Fraud: Why Court Denied Ex-Oyo Hos, Others BailPremium Times
Court denies ex-Oyo HOS, 11 others bail in N5.6b pension fraud caseWorldStage
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Four Die, Eight Injured in Anambra Bullion Van Crash – Vanguard


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Four Die, Eight Injured in Anambra Bullion Van Crash
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Onitsha — Four persons, including two policemen and a road-side vulcanizer died, yesterday, at New Auto Tyres Market, at Nkpor, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State, near the commercial city of Onitsha in a ghastly motor accident ...
Bullion van crash leaves 4 dead, 11 injured in AnambraDailyPost Nigeria
4 Die, 8 Injured In Anambra Bullion Van CrashLeadership Newspapers
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National Confab – Jonathan Acting Nwabueze’s Script – ACF – Vanguard


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National Confab - Jonathan Acting Nwabueze's Script - ACF
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Lagos — Apparently miffed by the suggestion by Professor Ben Nwabueze, that he should be allowed to produce the working paper for proposed National Conference, the Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, once again reacted to the idea, accusing President ...
Nwabueze can't question 1999 Constitution – ACFThe Punch
National Dialogue: Arewa forum cautions Jonathan over Nwabueze's proposalWorldStage
ACF Berates Nwabueze on National DialogueDaily Times Nigeria

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Plateau: 40 killed, 10 injured, several houses burnt in a fresh attack – Nigerian Tribune


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Plateau: 40 killed, 10 injured, several houses burnt in a fresh attack
Nigerian Tribune
THE prevailing peace in Plateau State was shattered on Tuesday, when gunmen launched spontaneous attacks on four villages in Barakin-Ladi Local Government Area of the state, killing 40 people, mostly women and children in the midnight raid. Governor ...
At Least 30 Killed In Separate Attacks In Plateau StateCHANNELS
At least 40 killed in Nigeria attacksXinhua
PDP cancels primaries in Barkin Ladi over killingsPremium Times
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Pro-chancellors order universities open •Our leaders irresponsible —UNILAG … – Nigerian Tribune


Pro-chancellors order universities open •Our leaders irresponsible —UNILAG ...
Nigerian Tribune
THE Committee of Pro-chancellors of Nigerian Federal Universities, on Tuesday, unanimously ordered immediate re-opening of universities across the country. The communiqué signed by the Chairman of the Committee, Professor Kimse Okoko, was made ...
Pro chancellors order universities to reopenP.M. News (blog)
ASUU Boss Urges VCs Not to Force Lecturers Back to WorkDaily Times Nigeria

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2005 Bellview Air crash: Family of late pilot drags airline to industrial court – Nigerian Tribune


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2005 Bellview Air crash: Family of late pilot drags airline to industrial court
Nigerian Tribune
The family of late Captain Lambert Imasuen, the pilot that flew the Bellview aircraft Boeing 737-200 that crashed in Lisa village, Ogun state on October 22, 2005, has dragged the airline before the National Industrial Court (NIC) in Lagos over non-payment of ...
Bellview Crash: Captain's Family Sues Airline Over CompensationLeadership Newspapers
Family of late pilot files N100m suit against BellviewNational Mirror

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Strange: Goat delivers mysterious creature in Ekiti farmstead – Nigerian Tribune


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Strange: Goat delivers mysterious creature in Ekiti farmstead
Nigerian Tribune
Olorioko farmstead of Ogotun community in Ekiti South-West Local Government Area of Ekiti State was a Mecca of sorts on Tuesday when news came from the community that a pregnant goat was delivered of a human-like kid in the morning. The inhabitants ...
Confusion as goat delivers strange human in EkitiThe Punch
Confusion in Ekiti town as goat delivers human-like baby goat [PHOTO]DailyPost Nigeria
UNBELIEVABLE: Goat Delivers 'Human' in EkitiOsun Defender
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STRIKE: ‘Don’t work against our interest’, ASUU urges members – Osun Defender


STRIKE: 'Don't work against our interest', ASUU urges members
Osun Defender
Dr Oghenekaro Ogbinaka, Chairman, Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Lagos Chapter, on Tuesday urged the union's members to desist from working against its interest. Ogbinaka made the appeal in a statement he made available ...

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Borno NLC insists on NHF boycott – DailyPost Nigeria


Borno NLC insists on NHF boycott
DailyPost Nigeria
The Borno chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, said on Tuesday that it was not willing to allow deduction of workers' contributions into the National Housing Fund, NHF, until transparency is adopted. Comrade Ali Abana the Borno NLC chairman ...
Borno NLC Insists on Boycotting Household Fund Over Lack of TransparencyNigerian Bulletin

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HURIWA CONDEMNS ATTEMPT ON ODUAH’S LIFE – THISDAY Live


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HURIWA CONDEMNS ATTEMPT ON ODUAH'S LIFE
THISDAY Live
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria [HURIWA] has condemned the reported assassination attempt at the weekend on the life of the Minister of Aviation Ms. Stella Oduah. The association therefore canvassed for professional and comprehensive ...
You Lied, Nigerians Tell Aviation MinisterOsun Defender
National Carrier: Senate Denies Suspension Of Planned AirlineLeadership Newspapers
Bulletproof Car Scandal - Police Confirms Attempt On Oduah's LifeAllAfrica.com
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Leadership CEO-Confidential Meets Mike Omeri,Others – Leadership Newspapers


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Leadership CEO-Confidential Meets Mike Omeri,Others
Leadership Newspapers
How early I rise depends on the day, what I have to do and how early I went to bed the previous night. There are days one retires late and has to get up early, as such there is no specific plan. But a typical day starts with me saying my prayers, then have ...
When NOA lectured Nigerians on advanced waste disposal binsNigerian Tribune
NOA Donates N250,000 to Female Volleyball Team Ahead of FIVB QualifiersDaily Times Nigeria

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YOU WIN Creates 26000 Jobs In Three Years – Jonathan – CHANNELS


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YOU WIN Creates 26000 Jobs In Three Years – Jonathan
CHANNELS
Nigerian president, Goodluck Jonathan, on Monday announced that the Youth Enterprise With Innovation programme has created over 26,000 direct jobs. Addressing a gathering of young entrepreneurs and government officials at the ceremony marking the ...

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Governor Shema Appoints New SUBEB Chairman, 4 Others – Leadership Newspapers


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Governor Shema Appoints New SUBEB Chairman, 4 Others
Leadership Newspapers
Governor Ibrahim Shema of Katsina State, on Tuesday approved the appointment of Alhaji Aminu Danbaba, as Executive Chairman of the state Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB). This is contained in a statement issued by the Permanent Secretary, ...

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Baby Factories – Imo Govt Revokes Licences of Motherless Babies Homes – Vanguard


Baby Factories - Imo Govt Revokes Licences of Motherless Babies Homes
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Owerri — Apparently worried by activities of owners of 'baby homes or factories,' in the society, the Imo State Government yesterday revoked the certificates of all motherless babies and foster homes in the state. Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social ...
Baby factories: Imo govt embarks on recertification of care giver homesNigerian Tribune
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Oshiomhole commissions road, school in Igbanke – Nigerian Observer


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Oshiomhole commissions road, school in Igbanke
Nigerian Observer
IGBANKE - Edo state Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole yesterday formally commissioned an 8.5 kilometres inter-city road in Igbanke, Orhionmwon Local Government Area while another 2.5km road was awarded in the community. The road which was ...
It's national embarrassment to be talking of oil theft, says OshiomholeThe Guardian Nigeria
Edo State To Rebrand Bendel Insurance Football ClubCHANNELS
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Baraje led PDP cries out for elders mediation – P.M. News


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Baraje led PDP cries out for elders mediation
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The Abubakar Baraje-led splinter group of Nigeria's ruling PDP has appealed to elders in the party to intercede in its current crisis to rescue it from imminent doom. The group made the appeal in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, ...
Baraje's group cries out against Tukur's offensive •Asks OBJ, IBB to stop himNigerian Tribune
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G-7 governors again clash with TukurOsun Defender
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National unrest: Nigeria needs revolution – Health minister – DailyPost Nigeria


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National unrest: Nigeria needs revolution – Health minister
DailyPost Nigeria
image The Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, on Monday, declared that revolution was the only way forward for the country. The Minister stated this during the inauguration of councils and boards of health professionals regulatory bodies in Abuja ...

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National unrest: Nigeria needs revolution – Health minister – DailyPost Nigeria


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National unrest: Nigeria needs revolution – Health minister
DailyPost Nigeria
image The Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, on Monday, declared that revolution was the only way forward for the country. The Minister stated this during the inauguration of councils and boards of health professionals regulatory bodies in Abuja ...
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EFCC Arraigns Man For Defrauding American $25000 – Leadership Newspapers


EFCC Arraigns Man For Defrauding American $25000
Leadership Newspapers
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday arraigned a 25-year-old man, Nifemi Ayinla, before a Lagos High Court in Ikeja for allegedly defrauding an American lady, Gina McCoy of $25,000, through an internet love scam scheme.
Internet love scam: EFCC arraigns 25-yr-old for defrauding American of $25000Nigerian Tribune

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JAMB increases CBT centres to 256 – The Punch


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JAMB increases CBT centres to 256
The Punch
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board says it has designated 256 centres for the 2014/2015 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination Computer Based Test across the country. JAMB's Head of Public Relations, Mr Fabian Benjamin, said this in a ...
Computer-based JAMB examinations highly successful - Professor Dibu OjerindeNigerian Tribune
JAMB increases computer centres to 256 for 2014/2015 examPremium Times

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NLC kicks against hike on duties payable on imported vehicles – Nigerian Tribune


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NLC kicks against hike on duties payable on imported vehicles
Nigerian Tribune
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), on Monday, kicked against the increase on duties and tariffs payable on imported vehicles as from next year and took a swipe at the Federal Government for raising the tariffs without providing a viable alternative.
Why We Must Celebrate Nigeria At 100 - WoguVanguard
Nigeria: NLC faults hike in vehicle tariff, alleged shielding of Oduah in amour ...WorldStage
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YouWIN programme generated 27000 new jobs —Jonathan – Nigerian Tribune


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YouWIN programme generated 27000 new jobs —Jonathan
Nigerian Tribune
PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan, on Monday, disclosed that the Youth Enterprise With Innovation in Nigeria (YouWIN) programme has so far created over 27,000 jobs across the six geo-political zones in the country since inception. Speaking at the launching ...
YOU WIN Creates 26000 Jobs In Three Years – JonathanCHANNELS
Jonathan Creates 26000 Jobs through YOUWINspyghana.com
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Anambra Election: PDP To Participate In Supplementary Election – CHANNELS


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Anambra Election: PDP To Participate In Supplementary Election
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The People's Democratic Party, PDP, has said that it will be participating in the November 30 supplementary governorship election in Anambra State. Speaking at the National Headquarters of the party in Abuja, the National Publicity Secretary of the party, ...
'There is no problem between me and Nwoye,' says MetuhPremium Times

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Kogi Governorship Tussle: Supreme Court Fixes Judgement Day – CHANNELS


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Kogi Governorship Tussle: Supreme Court Fixes Judgement Day
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Kogi State Governor, Idris Wada and his challenger in the 2011 governorship election Mr Jibrin Isah will on February 21, 2014 know their fate on who was the authentic candidate of the People's Democratic Party, PDP in the poll. Isah, a governorship aspirant ...
Kogi gov: S'Court hears Echocho's appeal against Wada's election todayNigerian Tribune

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Air Crash Averted In Kwara – CHANNELS


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Air Crash Averted In Kwara
CHANNELS
What could have been a fatal air crash has been averted at Kwara International Aviation College Ilorin, as three of the trainee pilots were involved in a minor accident. The incident involving one of the aircrafts, Diamond DA40 single engine, with registration ...
Trainee Pilots Escape Death as Plane Crashes in Ilorin!The Streetjournal
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NDLEA Impounds 10209kg of Indian Hemp in Edo – Daily Times Nigeria


NDLEA Impounds 10209kg of Indian Hemp in Edo
Daily Times Nigeria
The Edo State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), has said that it has impounded about 10, 209 kilograms of substances suspected to be cannabis between April and September 2013. The state Commander, Alhaji Sani Sani, ...
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Crisis in APGA as Ekwunife Challenges Obiano – Daily Times Nigeria


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Crisis in APGA as Ekwunife Challenges Obiano
Daily Times Nigeria
The crisis in the Anambra state governorship election took another twist as the first runner-up in the Anambra governorship primaries of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, Hon.Uche Ekwunife, has gone to court to challenge the eligibility of the party's ...
Anambra Governorship Elections: APGA First Runner-up Sues Party's Candidate ...Nigerian Bulletin
Anambra Election: Ekwunife challenges Obiano, asks court to declare her APGA ...DailyPost Nigeria
DOUBLES REGISTRATION: APGA Aspirant sues ObianoOsun Defender

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Theresa May could face MPs over failed Nigerian asylum seeker Isa Muazu’s … – The Independent


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Theresa May could face MPs over failed Nigerian asylum seeker Isa Muazu's ...
The Independent
Theresa May could face Parliament over the case of a detained Nigerian man on hunger strike since his asylum application was rejected. On Monday Liberal Democrat MP Julian Huppert tabled an urgent question on the case of Isa Muazu, but it was unclear ...
Nigerian hunger striker's appeal comes up Monday in LondonThe Guardian Nigeria
How Nigerians are using hunger strike to evade deportation in UKNigerian Tribune
May faces parliamentary challenge over bid to deport dying asylum seekerPolitics.co.uk
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PDM: The Emerging Force That Could Alter Calculations Ahead 2015 – The Guardian Nigeria


PDM: The Emerging Force That Could Alter Calculations Ahead 2015
The Guardian Nigeria
AHEAD 2015 general elections, the political atmosphere is gathering momentum and tension, with intrigues, permutations and deft schemes being the order of the day. But going by recent happenings, things are beginning to narrow down, and possibly, ...
Atiku at 67: What makes him tickNigerian Tribune
Atiku at 67: All his sides, from every angleBusinessDay
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GSM networks in Borno stay blocked, says army – BusinessDay


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GSM networks in Borno stay blocked, says army
BusinessDay
Authorities of the 7 Division of the Nigerian army, Maiduguri, said on Sunday that they did not have any immediate plan to re-open blocked GSM networks in Borno. Maj.-Gen. Obidah Ethan, the GOC of the division, announced this when he spoke with ...
Army Rules out Lifting Communication Blackout in BornoTHISDAY Live
GSM Network in Borno to Remain Blocked IndefinitelyNigerian Bulletin
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Tragedy: Tanker explosion leaves 3 people dead, 4 others injured in Katsina – ynaija


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Tragedy: Tanker explosion leaves 3 people dead, 4 others injured in Katsina
ynaija
A fuel-related inferno has led to the deaths of three people in Katsina State after vehicles transporting the product caught fire. Four other persons were said to have been injured in the blaze which occurred at Gyazama village, along Funtua-Birnin Gwari road ...
Explosion kills 3, Destroys 6 housesNigerian Bulletin

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20000 Drivers’ Licences Ready for Collection in Lagos – Vanguard


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20000 Drivers' Licences Ready for Collection in Lagos
Vanguard
Lagos — Lagos State governor, Mr. Babatnde Fashola has visited the drivers' licence Facility at Ojodu to complete his driver's license process, directing all the agencies concerned to publicise the fact that over 20,000 licences are ready for collection across ...
20000 driver licences ready for collection in Lagos •As Fashola completes ...Nigerian Tribune
20000 Drivers' Licences Ready for Collection in Lagos, Says FasholaTHISDAY Live
20000 drivers' licences ready in LagosDaily Sun

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Five Killed, Houses Burnt As Gunmen Attack Plateau Community – Vanguard


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Five Killed, Houses Burnt As Gunmen Attack Plateau Community
Vanguard
Jos — Five people were yesterday killed and several houses burnt at Kuka village in Shendam Local government Area of Plateau State when armed men attacked the village. The gunmen, said to have numbered over 100, stormed the village, which is about ...
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