Monthly Archives: December 2013

ASUU Strike Looms in LASU – Nigerian Bulletin


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ASUU Strike Looms in LASU
Nigerian Bulletin
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos State University (LASU) chapter, said on Monday it will call for strike if the university management does not meet their demands, reports The Nation. It said the motion for the strike will be decided at their ...
2013: The Year of ASUUThe Punch
As university teachers return to classesNigerian Tribune
ASUU Strike: Unsanitary Conditions Await Returning StudentsThe Guardian Nigeria
Osun Defender
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Don’t take Nigerians for granted; tackle poverty, insecurity – Atiku warns FG – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Don't take Nigerians for granted; tackle poverty, insecurity - Atiku warns FG
DailyPost Nigeria
Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has raised the alarm over poverty rate in the country, calling on the Federal Government to rise up to the task of governance. According to him, elected and appointed officials must be proactive in tackling issues affecting ...
New year message... New year message...Nigerian Tribune
ASUU: A reflection of the decayThe Guardian Nigeria
Atiku:rising poverty unacceptableNigerian Bulletin
Osun Defender -Premium Times -Leadership Newspapers
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New Year Message: Believe In Nigerian Project, Fashola Tells Citizens – Leadership Newspapers


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New Year Message: Believe In Nigerian Project, Fashola Tells Citizens
Leadership Newspapers
Federal Government Appoints Brig.-Gen. Johnson Olawumi Director-General Of NYSC And Ibrahim Waziri, Chairman Of Transmission Company Of Nigeria. Vice President Namadi Sambo Loses Grass-roots Supporters To APC In Kaduna ...
Believe In Nigerian Project, Fashola Tells CitizensDaily Times Nigeria
New Year Message: Fashola advocates unity of purpose to solve nation's ...WorldStage
2015: I'm still consulting with party leaders – Sen. AshafaOsun Defender

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Orji Presents N149.6 Billion Appropriation Bill to Abia Paliarment – AllAfrica.com


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Orji Presents N149.6 Billion Appropriation Bill to Abia Paliarment
AllAfrica.com
Gov. Theodore Orji of Abia on Monday in Umuahia presented a budget of N149.6 billion for the 2014 fiscal year to the state House of Assembly for consideration. Orji made the presentation of the "budget of legacy consolidation" during the assembly's plenary ...
Abia Governor Proposes 149.6b Naira For 2014CHANNELS
Orji Presents N149.6bn Appropriation BillTHISDAY Live
Orji budgets N149.6bn for 2014 fiscal yearNational Mirror
WorldStage -DailyPost Nigeria
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Nigerian Soldier Kills Bus Conductor over N100 Transport Fare – Nigerian Bulletin


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Nigerian Soldier Kills Bus Conductor over N100 Transport Fare
Nigerian Bulletin
A Nigerian Soldier yesterday chose to kill a bus conductor instead of paying N100 for his wife's bus ride. The soldier dressed in mufti had allegedly escorted his wife to a park in Obalende to board a bus but refused to pay the required fare. In a bid to collect his ...
Protest As Soldier Beats Bus Driver to Death in LagosAllAfrica.com
Soldier kills driver over N100 fareThe Punch
Soldier Kills Bus Conductor Over N100Leadership Newspapers
Osun Defender
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Nasarawa Assembly Overrules Governor Al-Makura, Passes LG Law – Premium Times


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Nasarawa Assembly Overrules Governor Al-Makura, Passes LG Law
Premium Times
The Nasarawa State House of Assembly on Monday overruled Governor Umaru Al-Makura when it passed into law the state's Local Government Amendment Bill 2013. The bill stipulates one-year tenure for elected council chairmen and councillors.
Al-Makura Presents N114bn Budget For 2014Leadership Newspapers
Al-Makura presents N114.5bn 2014 budget Places priority on economic, social ...Nigerian Tribune
Al-Makura presents N114.5bn budget to Nasarawa assemblyThe Punch
National Mirror -DailyPost Nigeria
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20 children killed in road accidents across Nigeria in 10 days – APA


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20 children killed in road accidents across Nigeria in 10 days
APA
Baku-APA. Nigeria's Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) on Monday said 20 children died in various road accidents between Dec. 19 and Dec. 28 across the west African country, APA reports quoting Xinhua. A statement issued by the commission in ...
20 Children Killed In Road CrashesLeadership Newspapers
Road accidents: 20 children died in 10 daysThe Punch
Auto crash claimed 20 children in 10 days - FRSC Calls for restraintNigerian Tribune
National Mirror -Osun Defender
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Fayemi signs N103bn 2014 budget – The Punch


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Fayemi signs N103bn 2014 budget
The Punch
Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi on Monday signed the 2014 Appropriation Bill passed by the state House of Assembly into law, with a promise not to relent in the pursuit of the people-oriented programmes aimed at banishing poverty. The governor had ...
Fayemi, Ekiti PDP chair trade words over bondsNigerian Tribune
Fayemi signs N103.9bn 2014 budgetNational Mirror
No plan to ban Okada in Ekiti – Governor FayemiPremium Times
WorldStage -Leadership Newspapers
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10 MDAs delaying passage of Lagos 2014 budget – Assembly – Nigerian Tribune


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10 MDAs delaying passage of Lagos 2014 budget - Assembly
Nigerian Tribune
THE refusal of 10 ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) to furnish the Lagos State House of Assembly Committee on Budget and Appropriation with required documents is delaying the passage of the 2014 budget of the state. This was disclosed on ...
Lagos Assembly delays passage of budgetP.M. News
Passage of Lagos State 2014 budget suffers setbackNigerian Bulletin

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Anambra guber: PDP backtracks, declare support for Nwoye’s suit against APGA … – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Anambra guber: PDP backtracks, declare support for Nwoye's suit against APGA ...
DailyPost Nigeria
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sunday announced its support for the suit filed by its candidate in the November 16, 2013 Anambra governorship election, Tony Nwoye, challenging the result of the poll. The PDP National Publicity Secretary, Chief Olisa ...
PDP backs Nwoye's petition over Anambra gov electionNigerian Tribune
Anambra Poll: PDP NWC Backs Nwoye's Suit Challenging ResultCHANNELS
Anambra Guber: PDP Makes U-turn, Backs Nwoye's Suit Challenging ResultOsun Defender
Leadership Newspapers -P.M. News
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63 terrorists killed in major offensives •At Alafa Forest, Lake Chad Islands – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

63 terrorists killed in major offensives •At Alafa Forest, Lake Chad Islands
Nigerian Tribune
NIGERIAN security forces have launched ground and, air operations on terrorists locations in the forest of Alafa, about 21km from Bama, Borno State. Director of Defence Information, Major-General Chris Olukolade, who disclosed this yesterday in a statement ...
Nigeria's Defence Headquarters claims 56 terrorists killed in counter offensiveWorldStage
Nigerian troops kill 56 Boko Haram militantsP.M. News
Military Kills 56 Boko Haram Insurgents in Major Offensive At Alafa ForestTHISDAY Live
Nigerian Bulletin
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‘Nigerians, not Obasanjo, should decide Jonathan’s 2015 fate’ – The Guardian Nigeria


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'Nigerians, not Obasanjo, should decide Jonathan's 2015 fate'
The Guardian Nigeria
GUJBAWU-aa Alhaji Kaka Kyari Gujbawu, member of the House of Representatives, is piqued about the politicisation of security situation in states affected by the activities of the Boko Haram insurgency group. The lawmaker, who represents Maiduguri ...
B'Haram: FG Bars Airlines From Maiduguri AirportOsun Defender
2013: Coping with insurgency and other challengesNational Mirror
12 dead in suspected Boko Haram wedding attack Gunmen escaped ...Arab Times Kuwait English Daily

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‘Nigerians, not Obasanjo, should decide Jonathan’s 2015 fate’ – The Guardian Nigeria


'Nigerians, not Obasanjo, should decide Jonathan's 2015 fate'
The Guardian Nigeria
GUJBAWU-aa Alhaji Kaka Kyari Gujbawu, member of the House of Representatives, is piqued about the politicisation of security situation in states affected by the activities of the Boko Haram insurgency group. The lawmaker, who represents Maiduguri ...
2013: Coping with insurgency and other challengesNational Mirror

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I’m yet to venture into politics – Al-Mustapha – Nigerian Tribune


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I'm yet to venture into politics - Al-Mustapha
Nigerian Tribune
MAJOR Hamza Al-Mustapha, former Chief Security Officer (CSO) to the late Head of State, General Sani Abacha, told a mammoth crowd that came to welcome him back to the ancient city of Kano that he has not decided to venture into politics. This is just as ...
Al-Mustapha blasts Obasanjo again over killer squadOsun Defender
Obasanjo's Letter Laughable, Says Major Al-mustaphaDaily Times Nigeria
Al-Mustapha dismisses Obasanjo's comments over acquittalP.M. News

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New year message… New year message… – Nigerian Tribune


Osun Defender

New year message... New year message...
Nigerian Tribune
Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has congratulated Nigerians on the New Year and urged them to face the future with optimism, hoping that the new year will bring good tidings. In a New Year message by his Media Office in Abuja, a copy of which was ...
Atiku To Jonathan: Stop taking Nigerians for grantedOsun Defender
2014: Atiku tasks Nigerian politicians on nation buildingPremium Times
Atiku Tasks Politicians On Nation's Building In 2014Leadership Newspapers
WorldStage
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Amosun signs 2014 appropriation bill into law – WorldStage


WorldStage

Amosun signs 2014 appropriation bill into law
WorldStage
WorldStage Newsonline-- Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun on Monday signed the 2014 appropriation bill tagged 'Budget of Consolidation' into law. Governor Amosun while accenting to the Budget shortly after the Speaker of the state House of ...
The Free 'C of O' in OgunAllAfrica.com
A lifelong Christmas gift from Ogun stateBusinessDay
Amosun, First Bank Win BJAN AwardTHISDAY Live
Premium Times
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Nigerian Forces Kill 56 Terrorists In Alafia Forest – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Nigerian Forces Kill 56 Terrorists In Alafia Forest
CHANNELS
The Nigerian Military says it has killed over 56 terrorists in Alafia forest in Borno State, believed to be a stronghold of the militants. A statement by the Defence Headquarters revealed that Nigerian security forces launched ground and air operations on ...
Nigeria's Defence Headquarters claims 56 terrorists killed in counter offensiveWorldStage
Nigerian troops kill 56 Boko Haram militantsP.M. News
56 terrorists killed in Alafa forest in Borno - DHQNigerian Bulletin

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Crash: 20 children die in 10 days, says FRSC – The Punch


Crash: 20 children die in 10 days, says FRSC
The Punch
Twenty children died in road traffic accidents between December 19 and 28, while 75 others sustained injuries from the crashes, the Federal Road Safety Commission said on Monday. This information was contained in a statement by Mr Jonas Agwu, the ...

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Nigerian Bulletin – Nigeria’s Best Latest News & Updates – Nigerian Bulletin


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Nigerian Bulletin - Nigeria's Best Latest News & Updates
Nigerian Bulletin
This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More. Nigeria Metro Pastor Tunde Bakare blasts President Goodluck Jonathan for Sending him a cow as Christmas gift. Discussion in 'Metro News' started by ...
Pastor Tunde Bakare rejects Christmas cow from President JonathanOsun Defender
Give Nigerians A Better Life-Pastor Tunde Bakarespyghana.com

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Kano Lawmakers and Allegations of Political Persecution – AllAfrica.com


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Kano Lawmakers and Allegations of Political Persecution
AllAfrica.com
While they prepared for the end of the year festivities, little did some principal officers of the Kano State House of Assembly know that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, had other plans for them. And those plans materialised on Monday ...
We'll not borrow to finance 2014 budget –Kano govtNational Mirror
Is Kwankwaso Nigerian?Codewit World News
Flush PDP Out of our Country, Kwankwaso urges Nigerians – DailypostOsun Defender
DailyPost Nigeria -THISDAY Live -Premium Times
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NDLEA Arrests Four With N352 Million Drugs – Vanguard


NDLEA Arrests Four With N352 Million Drugs
Vanguard
With just few days to the end of 2013, three customs-licensed clearing and forwarding agents and a motorcycle parts dealer have been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA,for attempting to smuggle 352 million naira ...
Customs Agents, Dealer Arrested with N352m DrugNigerian Bulletin

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LG Polls: Yobe Records Large Turn-Out Of Voters – Nigerian Observer


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LG Polls: Yobe Records Large Turn-Out Of Voters
Nigerian Observer
DAMATURU - Voters across Yobe weekend turned out in large numbers to cast their votes to elect Chairmen and Councillors of the 17 Local Government Councils in the state. Newsmen who visited some polling booths in the capital Damaturu as well as ...
APC Sweeps LG Election In YobeCHANNELS
APC sweeps Yobe LG pollsDailyPost Nigeria

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PDP, APC in War of Words Over Fashola’s Performance – AllAfrica.com


PDP, APC in War of Words Over Fashola's Performance
AllAfrica.com
Lagos — Senator Musiliu Obanikoro has deflated public adulations of the performance of Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State, saying that mounting debts and class discriminations make the government a failure. The Interim Publicity Secretary of the ...

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Katsina LGA Polls to be Conducted Early 2014 – Nigerian Bulletin


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Katsina LGA Polls to be Conducted Early 2014
Nigerian Bulletin
Gov. Ibrahim Shema of Katsina State on Sunday at a state PDP zonal meeting said the state's Local Government elections would be conducted in the first quarter of 2014. He said the elections date would be announced in January for the political parties to ...
Katsina to conduct LG polls early 2014, says ShemaDaily Times Nigeria
PDP facing challenges, says Gov. ShemaP.M. News

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2015: PDP not dead in S’West –National Auditor – National Mirror


Osun Defender

2015: PDP not dead in S'West –National Auditor
National Mirror
The National Auditor of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Adewole Adeyanju, at the weekend debunked a statement credited to a former member of the party, Chief Alani Akinde, that the PDP was already dead in the South-West zone and that ...
2015: PDP'll spring surprise in S'West, says AdeyanjuThe Punch

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Bulletproof Cars: Implement Report , FG Urged – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Bulletproof Cars: Implement Report , FG Urged
Leadership Newspapers
Speaking in her home town, Isiochi in Abia State, shortly after presenting some items to the people of her constituency, Onyejeocha said that there were many complaints from Nigerians about the aviation sector in 2013 which would be attended to by the ...
N255m cars' scam: We've played our part, says House CommitteeNational Mirror
Reps condemn poor air conditioning at Lagos AirportOsun Defender

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Late Deji’s daughter installed as Regent – Nigerian Tribune


Osun Defender

Late Deji's daughter installed as Regent
Nigerian Tribune
In line with the tradition and custom of Akureland, Princess Adetutu Adesida- Dike, the first daughter of the late traditional ruler of Akureland, Oba Adebiyi Adesida, has been installed as the Regent of the town. Adesida-Dike was installed barely one month ...
Akure Gets New MonarchDaily Times Nigeria
New regent installed in AkureDailyPost Nigeria
New Regent of Akure InstalledOsun Defender
WorldStage
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Jonathan approves National Institute of Construction Technology for Uromi – Nigerian Tribune


Leadership Newspapers

Jonathan approves National Institute of Construction Technology for Uromi
Nigerian Tribune
President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the establishment of a National Institute of Construction Technology to be sited in Uromi, Edo State, home town of the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Tony Anenih.
Jonathan Approves Construction Technology Institute In Anenih's HometownLeadership Newspapers
FG approves National Institute of Construction Technology for Edo StateWorldStage
EDO Gets National Institute Of Construction TechnologyDaily Times Nigeria

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What are 30000 Nigerian ‘Refugees’ doing in Central African Republic? – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

What are 30000 Nigerian 'Refugees' doing in Central African Republic?
Osun Defender
About two weeks ago, the Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs, Nnenna Ukeje, alerted the nation about the 30,000 Nigerian citizens stranded and languishing in the crisis-ridden Central African Republic. What are our people ...
30000 Nigerians still stranded in Central African RepublicThe Punch

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Obasanjo’s critics are wrong – The Guardian Nigeria


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Obasanjo's critics are wrong
The Guardian Nigeria
BEFORE anything, let me explain that in the South-West (Edo and Delta, inclusive) elders are respected, but not followed sheepishly. An elder who is on a wrong track is told to his face that he is wrong and that he should retrace steps. I must also explain that I ...
US Politics:How Vice President killed former Secretary of the TreasuryCodewit World News
My Nighttime Encounter With President Jonathan – 23yrs old female secret ...Osun Defender
Nigeria: Presidential brickbats, war against terrorism highlightedAfrique en Ligue
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Govt created 1.6 million jobs in 12 months – Minister – The Punch


The Punch

Govt created 1.6 million jobs in 12 months – Minister
The Punch
The Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, says the Federal Government has created 1.6 million jobs in the past 12 months. Of this number, 432,021 jobs were created during the first quarter of the year. This, she added, represented about 11.69 per ...

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Nigerian Politics 2013: Analysts Rate Jonathan 60-65% As PDP Crisis, APC … – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Nigerian Politics 2013: Analysts Rate Jonathan 60-65% As PDP Crisis, APC ...
CHANNELS
A panel of stakeholders in Nigerian politics have scored President Jonathan well above average for the year 2013, in a rating that was mainly based on his efforts. Appearing as guests on the final edition of 'Politics Today' for 2013 were a lecturer of Political ...
2013: A year shaped by political upheavalsThe Punch
CNPP cautions APC over defecting PDP membersThe Guardian Nigeria
2013: Year of political mixed grillsNigerian Tribune
Osun Defender -Premium Times
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Police Foil ATM Robbery In Ogun – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Police Foil ATM Robbery In Ogun
CHANNELS
The Ogun State Police Command said it has foiled an attempt by a five man robbery gang to rob a new generation bank located at Rounder Area of Abeokuta, the state capital while a suspect believed to be a welder has been arrested in connection with the ...
Ogun Police foils ATM robbery in AbeokutaPremium Times
Police Foil ATM Robbery in Abeokuta!The Streetjournal

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Six states get $6.2m to fight child mortality – The Guardian Nigeria


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Six states get $6.2m to fight child mortality
The Guardian Nigeria
THE United Nations and the Government of Canada have reaffirmed commitment to reducing child mortality in Nigeria and around the world, when the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and UNH4+, in collaboration with the Canadian Government, ...
Number of Nigerians Studying in Canada Is Impressive - High CommissionerAllAfrica.com
4000 Nigerian students in CanadaP.M. News

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Aero plane with 104 passengers loses tyre on landing – The Punch


Osun Defender

Aero plane with 104 passengers loses tyre on landing
The Punch
There was panic at the MurtalaMuhammedAirport, Lagos, on Sunday as an Aero Contractors aircraft, conveying 104 passengers from Abuja lost one of its tyres while landing at the airport. Although no casualty was recorded, it was learnt that the Boeing ...
Aero aircraft makes safe landing in Lagos after loss of pressure by tyreWorldStage
El-Rufai, 103 others escape death as Aero aircraft loses tyre on landingPremium Times
El-rufai, 99 Others Escape Death as Airplane Loses TyreOsun Defender
The Streetjournal
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‘Supreme Court Will Give Benue Justice At Last’ – The Guardian Nigeria


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'Supreme Court Will Give Benue Justice At Last'
The Guardian Nigeria
Alhaji Abubakar Usman, popularly called Young Alhaji, was the deputy governorship candidate of the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) in the 2011 general elections in Benue State. He had contested for the state's South senatorial district twice in ...
31 more Reps to join APC in JanuaryOsun Defender
Senator George Akume – A Great Leader At 60Leadership Newspapers
Suswam after me over 2015 –IornemDaily Sun

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Free Tonye Okio Global Campaign Launched In Lagos – spyghana.com


Free Tonye Okio Global Campaign Launched In Lagos
spyghana.com
We apologise that we have to bring you out of your holidays this special season. We are obliged to call upon you due to the human rights condition in Nigeria. It is currently facing severe challenges. As the country inches towards its 100 years anniversary, it is ...
Man detained for two months for allegedly criticising Bayelsa governor on ...360Nobs.com

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Alleged infringement: Jonathan forwards Obasanjo’s letter to Human Rights … – DailyPost Nigeria


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Alleged infringement: Jonathan forwards Obasanjo's letter to Human Rights ...
DailyPost Nigeria
The National Human Rights Commission, (NHRC) has received the 18-page letter written by former President Olusegun Obasanjo to President Goodluck Jonathan. The President had last week directed the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of ...
The Canonisation of ObasanjoTHISDAY Live
Obasanjo/Jonathan Letters: Pound for Pound?Codewit World News
Nwosu: Less Of Jonathan, More Of The SystemThe Guardian Nigeria
Nigerian Tribune -Osun Defender
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Nwosu: Less Of Jonathan, More Of The System – The Guardian Nigeria


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Nwosu: Less Of Jonathan, More Of The System
The Guardian Nigeria
THE kernel of General Olusegun Obasanjo's letter to the President is that Dr. Jonathan is parochial and distrustful in his attitude to Nigeria's unity, in the intention for a second term and in his leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and as well ...
Dear Nigeria, When leaders play politics with lettersNigerian Tribune
Remarks About Terrorism: Media Misquoted Jonathan – PresidencyCHANNELS
Not much to thank Jonathan for in 2013The Punch
Nigeria Master Web -Osun Defender
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Fashola approves 120 new vehicles for traditional rulers – Nigerian Tribune


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Fashola approves 120 new vehicles for traditional rulers
Nigerian Tribune
GOVERNOR Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State has approved the procurement of 120 new vehicles of various brands for traditional rulers in the state. The state Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Mr Ademorin Kuye, disclosed this in ...
Fashola Approves Purchase of 120 Cars For Traditional RulersNigerian Bulletin

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Why Ahmed, Saraki defected to APC —Former Information Commissioner – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

Why Ahmed, Saraki defected to APC —Former Information Commissioner
Nigerian Tribune
Alhaji Raheem Adedoyin was a former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), he served as Commissioner for Information during the tenure of former Governor Bukola Saraki. In a chat with journalists, the Special Adviser ...
Ahmed a worthy successor, says Bukola SarakiP.M. News
TSUNAMI IN PDP: Mark prevents Saraki, Ndume, 8 other senators from ...Osun Defender

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Nigerian pilgrims in Israel miss festivities with families, friends – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian pilgrims in Israel miss festivities with families, friends
Nigerian Tribune
SOME Nigerian pilgrims performing the Christian pilgrimage in Israel said they missed the festivities usually associated with the Yuletide and New Year celebrations with their families and friends in Nigeria. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondent ...
Nigerian pilgrims visit holy sites in Galilee, CapernaumThe Guardian Nigeria

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Police Foil ATM Robbery In Ogun – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Police Foil ATM Robbery In Ogun
CHANNELS
The Ogun State Police Command said it has foiled an attempt by a five man robbery gang to rob a new generation bank located at Rounder Area of Abeokuta, the state capital while a suspect believed to be a welder has been arrested in connection with the ...

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Shiite Islamic Sect Members Clash With Community In Zaria – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Shiite Islamic Sect Members Clash With Community In Zaria
CHANNELS
About 3 People are said to have been injured on Thursday during a clash between members of Shiite Islamic Movement, and natives of Gyallesu Village in Zaria Local Government Area of Kaduna State. An eyewitness told our correspondent that the removal ...
Hired Youths Attempted To Attack Sheik Zakzaky's Home, Nigerian Shiites SayOsun Defender

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National unrest: CAN declares fasting and prayers for Nigeria – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

National unrest: CAN declares fasting and prayers for Nigeria
DailyPost Nigeria
Apparently worried by the ongoing security challenges in the nation, the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has declared fasting and prayers today, Friday for Nigeria. Making the declaration on Thursday, National President of CAN, Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor ...

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NDLEA arrests four with N352m drugs – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

NDLEA arrests four with N352m drugs
Osun Defender
VANGUARD – With just few days to the end of 2013, three customs-licensed clearing and forwarding agents and a motorcycle parts dealer have been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA,for attempting to smuggle ...
Drug Dealer including Nigerian Custom agents arrested with N352m worth of ...ynaija
NDLEA Nabs Customs agents, Dealers Trafficking Drugs Worth N352mNigerian Bulletin
NDLEA arrests clearing agents, trader over N352m drugNational Mirror
P.M. News
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The branding of Christmas – Jakarta Post


Nigerian Observer

The branding of Christmas
Jakarta Post
Ho, ho, ho, merry Christmas! Christmas started off as an annual Christian commemoration of the birth of Jesus Christ. However, Christmas is now celebrated by everyone in the world as a symbol of joy and most importantly, a thrilling transition to end of the ...
Reaching out to others can ease loneliness at ChristmasKansas City Star
Christmas on the marginJamaica Gleaner
Emulate Jesus, Akinfenwa tasks Nigerian leadersNigerian Tribune
Philippine Star -Zambia Daily Mail (blog)
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Nigerian army reshuffles 30 generals – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Nigerian army reshuffles 30 generals
Osun Defender
Chief-of-Army-Staff-Lt-Gen-Azubuike-Ihejirika- LEADERSHIP – A major shake-up was carried out yesterday by the Nigerian Army leading to the redeployment of no fewer than 30 Generals. The exercise was carried out under the army's fourth quarter posting ...

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Maku Urges Youths To Embrace Peace For Development To Thrive – Daily Times Nigeria


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Maku Urges Youths To Embrace Peace For Development To Thrive
Daily Times Nigeria
The Minister of Information, Labaran Maku, on Friday in Akun, Nasarawa state urged Nigerian youths to embrace peace so as to ensure the country's unity and development. Maku made the call as part of his Christmas message to various groups of youths in ...
Maku asks Northern leaders to support Jonathan administrationPremium Times
FG warns politicians against unguided utterances ahead 2015 electionsWorldStage
Maku Advises Politicians Against Inciting Comments, Urges PeaceLeadership Newspapers

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Dankwambo Presents N107.4bn Budget for 2014 – THISDAY Live


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Dankwambo Presents N107.4bn Budget for 2014
THISDAY Live
Gombe State Governor, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo Friday presented the 2014 budget proposal of One Hundred and Seven billion, Four Hundred and Fifty-three Million, Five Hundred and Ninety-four Thousand, six Hundred and Fifty Naira (N107, 453, 594, ...
Gombe Set Aside Funds To Empower Women, YouthsNigerian Bulletin
Governor Dankwambo presents N107.4 billion Gombe budgetPremium Times
Governor Dankwanbo Urges Nigerians To Intensify Prayers To End InsecurityLeadership Newspapers

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Akwa Ibom Christmas Carol… Where 9999 Choristers Sing At ‘God’s Own Party’ – The Guardian Nigeria


Akwa Ibom Christmas Carol... Where 9999 Choristers Sing At 'God's Own Party'
The Guardian Nigeria
Tourism-Caroller-28-12-2013 Akwa Ibom State Government (AKSG) has been organising the world largest Christmas carol-singing event since December 2008. For this feat, the state in the South –South geo political zone of Nigeria has entered the Guinness ...

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Akwa Ibom Christmas Carol… Where 9999 Choristers Sing At ‘God’s Own Party’ – The Guardian Nigeria


Osun Defender

Akwa Ibom Christmas Carol... Where 9999 Choristers Sing At 'God's Own Party'
The Guardian Nigeria
Tourism-Caroller-28-12-2013 Akwa Ibom State Government (AKSG) has been organising the world largest Christmas carol-singing event since December 2008. For this feat, the state in the South –South geo political zone of Nigeria has entered the Guinness ...
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Female boxer, Oriyomi breaks jinx, wins Fashola’s belt – Nigerian Tribune


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Female boxer, Oriyomi breaks jinx, wins Fashola's belt
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AISHAT Oriyomi on Thursday at the Mobolaji Johnson Sports centre, Rowe Park, Lagos became the first female boxer to win Governor Babatunde Fashola's belt, five years after its introduction by the Lagos Boxing Hall of Fame (LBHF). Oriyomi had defeated ...
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30 picnickers feared dead in boat accident -7 killed in Tiv/Fulani clash – Nigerian Tribune


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30 picnickers feared dead in boat accident -7 killed in Tiv/Fulani clash
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NO fewer than 30 persons were feared dead in a boat accident which occurred at River Buruku in Buruku Local Government Area of Benue State. According to a source, the passengers, who were being conveyed in a boat across River Buruku around 9:00 ...
50 Feared Killed In Benue Boat MishapThe Guardian Nigeria
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Massive shake-up in Army •GOCs, Brigade Commanders, others moved – Nigerian Tribune


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Massive shake-up in Army •GOCs, Brigade Commanders, others moved
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In a massive shake-up on Friday, the Nigeria Army deployed its key senior officers including General Officers Commanding (GOCs), Corps Commanders and other senior officers. The GOCs affected are Major General John Nwaoga of the 3 Division and Major ...
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Odi people protest over unpaid N38b compensation – P.M. News (blog)


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Odi people protest over unpaid N38b compensation
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The people of Odi in Kolokuma-Opokuma Local Government Area of Bayelsa, on Friday protested against the against non-payment of N37.6billion damages awarded it by a Federal High Court. The Federal High Court, sitting in Port Harcourt, had in February ...
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Police arrests native doctor in Enugu for aiding kidnappers – DailyPost Nigeria


Police arrests native doctor in Enugu for aiding kidnappers
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A renowned native doctor from Umuopu in Igbo-Eze North Local Government Area of Enugu State has been arrested by the police for allegedly aiding kidnappers and armed robbers. The suspect, Theophilus Attama, popularly known as `Ejeje', was nabbed ...
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N1.1b Fuel Subsidy Fraud: Court Dismisses Oil Marketer’s Applications – CHANNELS


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N1.1b Fuel Subsidy Fraud: Court Dismisses Oil Marketer's Applications
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A Lagos High Court, sitting in Ikeja has dismissed three applications filed by an oil marketer, Abdullahi Alao, who is standing trial over his alleged involvement in a N1.1 billion fuel subsidy fraud. Justice Lateefat Okunnu threw out Alao's applications for lack of ...
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Lebanese national snatched in north Nigeria is freed – swissinfo.ch


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Lebanese national snatched in north Nigeria is freed
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KANO, Nigeria (Reuters) - A Lebanese man abducted by gunmen in northern Nigeria's main city of Kano this week was released unharmed on Friday, police said, denying that any ransom was paid. Gunmen seized Hassan Zein from the Sharada industrial ...
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House Did Not Call For My Sack-Oduah Insists – CHANNELS


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House Did Not Call For My Sack-Oduah Insists
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The Minister of Aviation, Ms Stella Oduah on Tuesday said the House of Representatives Committee on Aviation's report did not recommend her sack by President Goodluck Jonathan. Oduah, who was responding to a question that drew her attention to the ...
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National unrest: CAN declares fasting and prayers for Nigeria – DailyPost Nigeria


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National unrest: CAN declares fasting and prayers for Nigeria
DailyPost Nigeria
Apparently worried by the ongoing security challenges in the nation, the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has declared fasting and prayers today, Friday for Nigeria. Making the declaration on Thursday, National President of CAN, Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor ...
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Yobe SIEC Expresses Readiness To Conduct LG Poll – CHANNELS


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Yobe SIEC Expresses Readiness To Conduct LG Poll
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The Chairman of the Yobe State Ind ependent Electoral Commission (YOSIEC), Mohammed Jauro Abdu, today (Friday) confirmed the readiness of the commission to hold local government elections in the state tomorrow. Mr Abdu in an interview with ...
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Yobe PDP to boycott LG polls, says APC plans to rigDailyPost Nigeria
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Alleged N15b fraud: Briton, four others know fate Dec. 30 – The Punch


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Alleged N15b fraud: Briton, four others know fate Dec. 30
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A Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday fixed Dec. 30 to decide the fate of a Briton, Gareth Wilcox, and four others, charged with N15 billion fraud. Wilcox, a former Managing Director of Ibom Power Company and LYK Engineering Company, is standing trial ...
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Nigeria Politics Uduaghan, Others Justify Oritsejafor’s Support For Jonathan … – Nigerian Bulletin


Nigeria Politics Uduaghan, Others Justify Oritsejafor's Support For Jonathan ...
Nigerian Bulletin
Uduaghan who spoke to journalist in Asaba, Delta State, however, lauded the CAN president for the great role he has played in restoring peace to Delta State, adding that the role of the clerics in the state cannot be overemphasized. Click source for more ...

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“Gov. Amosun Doesn’t Have Automatic Ticket For 2015 Election” – Gbenga Kaka – Osun Defender


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“Gov. Amosun Doesn't Have Automatic Ticket For 2015 Election” – Gbenga Kaka
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kaka CITY PEOPLE – Senator Gbenga Kaka, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress(APC) and a serving Senator from Ogun State has said that there won't be automatic ticket for the incumbent governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun or any other aspirant on ...
No automatic ticket for Amosun, others —KakaNigerian Tribune

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I’ll Beat Fayemi in Any Election, Boasts Opeyemi – Vanguard


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I'll Beat Fayemi in Any Election, Boasts Opeyemi
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Ado Ekiti — A member of the House of Representatives and Labour Party, LP, governorship aspirant in Ekiti State, Hon. Opeyemi Bamidele has boasted that he has strong political structure and goodwill in the state to defeat the incumbent governor, Kayode ...
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President Jonathan hasn't adopted anyone as Ekiti PDP governorship candidate ...Nigerian Tribune
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I Have Learnt My Lessons, Deposed Deji of Akure Begs for Reinstatement – Vanguard


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I Have Learnt My Lessons, Deposed Deji of Akure Begs for Reinstatement
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Akure — THREE years after his deposition and banishment, former Deji of Akure, Prince Oluwadare Adesina, Thursday, appealed to the Ondo State government to vacate the order. His appeal is coming following the demise of the immediate past Deji, Oba ...
I have learnt my lessons, deposed Deji of Akure pleadsNigerian Tribune
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Bridging the Ethnic Divide in Delta – Vanguard


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Bridging the Ethnic Divide in Delta
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I LONG ago came to the suspicion that much of the ethnic hostility in Delta State emanate from a toxic mix of ethnic hatred, rumour mongering and a cocktail of entrenched misconceptions. Right from Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan's emergence as a ...
Uduaghan Appoints 25 Permanent SecretariesCHANNELS
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Nigerian pilgrims visit holy sites in Galilee, Capernaum – The Guardian Nigeria


Nigerian pilgrims visit holy sites in Galilee, Capernaum
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Nigerian pilgrims performing this year's Christian pilgrimage to Israel on Thursday took a tour of holy sites in Galilee and Capernaum, where Jesus is believed to have begun his Ministry. A correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Jerusalem ...

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Not much to thank Jonathan for in 2013 – The Punch


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Not much to thank Jonathan for in 2013
The Punch
Someone once said time is man's greatest enemy. You think you have a period of time to do something, you promise to bring heaven down to earth within that period, then you suddenly realise that you have lived 70 per cent of the period you set for yourself ...

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Security agencies on red alert – Nigerian Tribune


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Security agencies on red alert
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SECURITY and intelligence agencies in the country are now on red alert in major economic and political centres across the country following foreign intelligence brief that the Boko Haram sect is planning a big time attack during this holiday period. A Dutch ...
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I’ll never quit PDP —Akinjide •Says Akinjide dynasty is loyal to Jonathan, PDP – Nigerian Tribune


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I'll never quit PDP —Akinjide •Says Akinjide dynasty is loyal to Jonathan, PDP
Nigerian Tribune
Minister of State for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Chief Olajumoke Akinjide, has said she will “never, ever” dump the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for any other party. Akinjide, who stated this in a statement signed by her and made available to ...
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How I prevented Yoruba/Fulani communal clash —Emir of Ilorin – Nigerian Tribune


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How I prevented Yoruba/Fulani communal clash —Emir of Ilorin
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THE Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, has revealed how he prevented a Yoruba against Fulani ethnic war that could have thrown the country into a major crisis about two months ago. Speaking at the annual national delegate conference of the Ilorin ...
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Sultan, Amosun, Aregbesola preach religious tolerance – Nigerian Tribune


Sultan, Amosun, Aregbesola preach religious tolerance
Nigerian Tribune
The Sultan of Sokoto, Dr Sa'ad Abubakar III, Ogun State governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun and his Osun State counterpart, Mr Rauf Argbesola have enjoined Nigerians, especially Muslims, across the country to continue to live in peace. The three leaders ...
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Government, ASUU and education in Nigeria – Nigerian Tribune


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Government, ASUU and education in Nigeria
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The suspension by the Academic Staff Union of Universities(ASUU) of its 169-day strike was no doubt a great relief to all stakeholders – government, students, parents, lecturers and other members of the academic community. The relief can, however, not ...
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PDP’ll petition EFCC over ecological fund accruable to Aregbesola’s govt … – Nigerian Tribune


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PDP'll petition EFCC over ecological fund accruable to Aregbesola's govt ...
Nigerian Tribune
The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Osun State chapter, Alhaji Ganiyu Olaoluwa, has said that his party had concluded plans to petition the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), over the ecological fund accruable to ...
Osun more peaceful than many states in Nigeria – OkiroOsun Defender
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No automatic ticket for Amosun, others —Kaka – Nigerian Tribune


No automatic ticket for Amosun, others —Kaka
Nigerian Tribune
Senator Adegbenga Kaka representing Ogun East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, has ruled out the possibility of automatic ticket for the incumbent, Governor Ibikunle Amosun and other aspirants including himself, seeking elective posts on the ...

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I’ll never quit PDP —Akinjide •Says Akinjide dynasty is loyal to Jonathan, PDP – Nigerian Tribune


I'll never quit PDP —Akinjide •Says Akinjide dynasty is loyal to Jonathan, PDP
Nigerian Tribune
Minister of State for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Chief Olajumoke Akinjide, has said she will “never, ever” dump the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for any other party. Akinjide, who stated this in a statement signed by her and made available to ...

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Kawu, pioneer Kwara CJ is dead, buried – Nigerian Tribune


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Kawu, pioneer Kwara CJ is dead, buried
Nigerian Tribune
Pioneer Chief Judge of Kwara State and a retired Justice of Supreme Court, Justice Saidu Kawu, is dead. He was aged at 85. He died on Wednesday after a brief illness, said to be associated with old age at a private hospital in Ilorin. He has, however, been ...
Justice Kawu Dies At 85, Buried in IlorinVanguard
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Nurse killed after N1.5m ransom paid to abductors – P.M. News


Nurse killed after N1.5m ransom paid to abductors
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A 43 year-old kidnap victim, Bridget Osawaru, has been allegedly murdered by her abductors after they collected N1.5 million ransom from her family members. Bridget, a nurse, was abducted at her residence along Sapele Road in Benin City on 10 ...
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Senator Distributes Ambulances To Hospitals In Kogi State – CHANNELS


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Senator Distributes Ambulances To Hospitals In Kogi State
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The senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Senator Smart Adeyemi has presented 24 ambulances, hospital equipment and jeeps worth millions of Naira, as well as 100 lock up shops to the people of the state. The senator ...
'Timing Of The Confab Is Wrong'The Guardian Nigeria
Wada Urges Christians to Pray for Peace, UnityAllAfrica.com
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Jonathan budgets millions for non-existing aircraft, boats in foreign embassies … – Nigerian Bulletin


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Jonathan budgets millions for non-existing aircraft, boats in foreign embassies ...
Nigerian Bulletin
n what clearly appears a ploy by officials to brazenly steal public funds, the Federal Government is asking the National Assembly to approve about N30million which it purportedly plans to spend on fueling aircraft and boats owned by Nigerian embassies ...
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Christmas Day Fire Destroys 6 Homes in Jos – Nigerian Bulletin


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Christmas Day Fire Destroys 6 Homes in Jos
Nigerian Bulletin
Nigeria- A Christmas day fire outbreak has destroyed six houses at the Nigerian Police Force, `A' Division Barracks, Jos. The fire reportedly started at about 9.00 p.m. from the top floor of the two storey building. “Only two out of the eight flats on the block ...
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‘I want to be part of solution to Nigeria’s problems’ – The Guardian Nigeria


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'I want to be part of solution to Nigeria's problems'
The Guardian Nigeria
Adekoya Doris Uboh-Ogunkoya, an engineer, who represented the Ika Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives between 2007 and 2011, explains to Seye Olumide why she should be given another chance to represent her constituency at the ...
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Akpabio Promises Mega Projects In 2014 – Leadership Newspapers


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Akpabio Promises Mega Projects In 2014
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Akwa Ibom State government has reiterated its determination to inaugurate some mega projects worth billions of naira next year. Governor Godswill Akpabio, who gave the hint in his 2013 radio and television Christmas message to the people of the state, ...
Akpabio opens flood of good tidings fo…Nigerian Tribune
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‘We’re Nyako’s Superiors in APC’ – AllAfrica.com


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'We're Nyako's Superiors in APC'
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Two chieftains of the All Progressives Congress(APC) in Adamawa State, General Buba Marwa and Engr. Markus Nathina Gundiri have disputed the position of Governor Murtala Nyako that all members of APC are equal saying members of the Legacy ...
Why Nyako can't take over Adamawa APC – GundiriOsun Defender
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Police kill four in Akwa Ibom – Osun Defender


Police kill four in Akwa Ibom
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POLICE Four people were reported killed yesterday by the police in Eket Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom. Following the incidence, about 100 youths protested the killing and eventually dumped the bodies of two of the victims in front of the police station ...

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N836 million only: That’s how much the Presidency, ministries & others will use … – ynaija


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N836 million only: That's how much the Presidency, ministries & others will use ...
ynaija
The 2014 budget proposal before the National Assembly has stipulated that the Presidency and other ministries, as well as departments and agencies of government will spend N836.6 million for the fuelling of plants and generators in 2014. The alarming ...
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Kwankwaso presents N219bn appropriation bill to the Assembly – Osun Defender


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Kwankwaso presents N219bn appropriation bill to the Assembly
Osun Defender
gov_rabiu_kwankwaso Kano state Governor, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso has presented an aggregate Budget of N219, 281,273,481 for the 2014 fiscal year to the state House of Assembly. Tagged “Budget of Consolidation”, the proposed 2014 appropriation bill ...
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Christmas: Fun seekers troop to eateries, recreational centres – Osun Defender


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Christmas: Fun seekers troop to eateries, recreational centres
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Recreational Center Eateries, hotels and recreational centres in Abakaliki metropolis on Wednesday witnessed large turnout of holiday makers seeking Christmas relaxation and fun. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that there was large number of ...

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Obasanjo’s letter: Al Mustapha denies training snipers – Osun Defender


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Obasanjo's letter: Al Mustapha denies training snipers
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Al-mustapha Former Major Hamza Al-Mustapha yesterday called for an open debate with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in connection with his open letter to Presdent Goodluck Jonathan. Al-Mustapha, a former Chief Security Officer to the late Head of ...
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I see hope, greater Nigeria in 2014 –Okeke – The Punch


I see hope, greater Nigeria in 2014 –Okeke
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The Archbishop of the Catholic Arch-Diocese of Onitsha, Most Rev. Valerian Okeke, has predicted that 2014 will be a year full of greater achievements for the country. Okeke said this on Christmas Day while speaking to newsmen after a mass he held at the ...
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I see hope, greater Nigeria in 2014 –Okeke – The Punch


I see hope, greater Nigeria in 2014 –Okeke
The Punch
The Archbishop of the Catholic Arch-Diocese of Onitsha, Most Rev. Valerian Okeke, has predicted that 2014 will be a year full of greater achievements for the country. Okeke said this on Christmas Day while speaking to newsmen after a mass he held at the ...

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No plans for staggered elections in 2015 – INEC – The Punch


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No plans for staggered elections in 2015 – INEC
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The Resident Electoral Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Lagos State, Dr. Adekunle Ogunmola, on Wednesday, said the commission would not stagger the 2015 general elections to avoid the problems encountered in ...
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Gov. Orji Releases Twelve Prisoners To Mark Christmas – CHANNELS


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Gov. Orji Releases Twelve Prisoners To Mark Christmas
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The Abia State Governor, Theodore Orji, has called on Nigerians and Christians to shun bitterness in their relationship towards one another and desist from inciting the public against the leadership of the country. On the occasion of Christmas, the governor ...
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Nigerian in Diaspora Leadership Forum backs INEC’s boss for inclusion in 2015 … – WorldStage


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Nigerian in Diaspora Leadership Forum backs INEC's boss for inclusion in 2015 ...
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Nigerians in Diaspora Leadership Forum (NiD LeaF) an umbrella organization base in Europe to mobilize Nigerians into positive thinking and leadership development, agreed from their base in London, UK that the plan by INEC is in the principles of human ...
Lawyers differ on Diaspora voting in 2015The Guardian Nigeria
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Defections: Remain Steadfast, Wada Tells Kogi PDP Members – Leadership Newspapers


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Defections: Remain Steadfast, Wada Tells Kogi PDP Members
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Gov. Idris Wada of Kogi on Wednesday advised members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to remain steadfast in spite of the recent defections by some members to opposition parties in some parts of the country. The governor spoke at Kpata, Bassa ...

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Mandela should be an object of study- Justice Oputa – Osun Defender


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Mandela should be an object of study- Justice Oputa
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Mandele in black and white Retired Supreme Court Justice Chukwudifu Oputa, on Wednesday advised Nigerians to emulate the life of sacrifice and forgiveness exemplified by the late former South African President Nelson Mandela. Mandela, who was jailed ...
Oputa Urges Public Officials to Manage Nigeria's Resources PrudentlyNigerian Bulletin

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Kaduna PDP Not Worried Over Members’ Defection To APC – Chairman – CHANNELS


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Kaduna PDP Not Worried Over Members' Defection To APC – Chairman
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The Kaduna State chapter of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) has said that it is not losing sleep over the defection of some of its prominent members to the opposition, All Progressives Congress (APC). Mr Yaro Makama, a former PDP chairman in Kaduna ...
Three PDP members in Zamfara Assembly defect to APCDailyPost Nigeria
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I have no plans to join APC – Deputy speaker, Ihedioha – DailyPost Nigeria


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I have no plans to join APC - Deputy speaker, Ihedioha
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Despite the ongoing hurricane sweeping through the Peoples Democratic, Party, PDP, the Deputy Speaker of Nigeria's House of Representatives, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, has stated that he had no plan of dumping his party for the All Progressives Congress, ...
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