Monthly Archives: May 2014

Arms Importation: NSCDC Deploys Plain-Clothed Operatives To Monitor Borders – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

Arms Importation: NSCDC Deploys Plain-Clothed Operatives To Monitor Borders
Daily Times Nigeria
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Sokoto State Command, has deployed plain-clothed security men to the border between the state and Niger Republic to prevent smuggling and importation of arms into the country. The corps ...
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Nigerian Army allegedly uncovers calumny plot – StarAfrica.com


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Nigerian Army allegedly uncovers calumny plot
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Nigeria's Defence Headquarters says it has uncovered a plot by some groups to embark on a campaign of calumny aimed at discrediting the military.A statement signed by Maj.-Gen Chris Olukolade, Director of Defence Information on Friday in Abuja said that ...
New Plot Against Operations of Nigerian Military - DefenceDaily Times Nigeria
DHQ uncovers plot to discredit MilitaryDailyPost Nigeria
Defence Headquarters Alleges Plot Against MilitaryLeadership Newspapers
Nigerian Tribune -P.M. News -CHANNELS
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Granting Boko Haram amnesty will encourage terrorism in Nigeria – Reps member – DailyPost Nigeria


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Granting Boko Haram amnesty will encourage terrorism in Nigeria – Reps member
DailyPost Nigeria
image The lawmaker representing Jos South/Jos East in the House of Representatives, Hon. Bitrus Kaze has frowned on the efforts being made by the Federal Government to offer amnesty to Boko Haram sect. According to Kaze, the action will further ...
Lawmaker: Efforts to offer Amnesty to Boko Haram Will BoomerangTHISDAY Live
Halting the spread of terrorismDaily Sun

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Nigeria can only be great if Muslim leaders tell the truth – CAN – DailyPost Nigeria


Nigeria can only be great if Muslim leaders tell the truth – CAN
DailyPost Nigeria
Nigeria will be great only if leaders like the Sultan will tell the truth at all times and in all situations, Christian group under the auspices of TEKAN/ECWA, has said. The Christian body called on President Goodluck Jonathan to ignore a statement recently ...
Call Sultan To Order- CAN Tells FGDaily Times Nigeria
Nigeria will be grea: ABUJA – CHRISTIANS under the aeCodewit World News

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Alao-Akala’s driver shot dead in Ibadan – DailyPost Nigeria


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Alao-Akala's driver shot dead in Ibadan
DailyPost Nigeria
Alhaji Alabi Ajikobi, a driver of the former Governor of Oyo State, Otunba Adebayo Alao-Akala, was murdered on Friday by unknown gunmen in Ibadan, Oyo State capital. He was shot by suspected armed robbers around the Bodija area of Ibadan, while ...
Alao-Akala's Driver Gunned Down in IbadanOsun Defender
Gunmen kill ex-gov Alao-Akala's driverNigerian Tribune
Alao-Akala's Driver Shot Dead By Suspected RobbersDaily Times Nigeria
Nigerian Bulletin
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Abiodun Aladetan: Akpabio’s pension for life and the fear of tomorrow – a failure … – DailyPost Nigeria


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Abiodun Aladetan: Akpabio's pension for life and the fear of tomorrow – a failure ...
DailyPost Nigeria
The hottest part in hell should be the exclusive preserve of the corrupt ruling class who see politics as a means of escaping poverty. As a matter of fact, a first class ticket should be reserved for the Governor of Akwa Ibom state that will take him straight to hell ...
Akpabio Commissions Multi-billion naira Press CentreLeadership Newspapers
Akpabio says criticisms against scandalous N200 million pension law “laughable”Premium Times
Akpabio defends 'controversial' pension lawP.M. News
CHANNELS -Vanguard
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Confab Delegates Condole Ladoja over Son’s Death, Kutigi’s Wife’s Fidau Holds – THISDAY Live


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Confab Delegates Condole Ladoja over Son's Death, Kutigi's Wife's Fidau Holds
THISDAY Live
Following the shocking news of the demise of Adebola, son to one of the delegates to the Conference and former Governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, in a car accident in Lagos, condolence messages has been pouring in to the bereaved.
Confab delegates commiserate with Kutigi, Ladoja's familiesNigerian Tribune
Confab Delegate Escapes Death As Another Loses SonLeadership Newspapers
National Conference commiserates with Ladoja, expresses relief at Emir of ...DailyPost Nigeria
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Bamidele flays Ekiti APC’s petition to police – Nigerian Tribune


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Bamidele flays Ekiti APC's petition to police
Nigerian Tribune
The Labour Party (LP) candidate in the June 21 governorship election in Ekiti State, Mr Opeyemi Bamidele, on Friday, said that the interim chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, Chief Jide Awe, “lacks the moral standing to accuse the ...
#EkitiDecides2014: Enough Is Enough Nigeria hosts televised debate for Ekiti ...ynaija
FAYOSE: A CANDIDATE THAT RUNS FROM PUBLIC DEBATE – By Abiona ...Osun Defender

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Group backs Amosun on Ogun APC Crisis – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

Group backs Amosun on Ogun APC Crisis
Nigerian Tribune
A pro-democracy group, the Campaign for Good Governance in Ogun State, has denounced the comments credited to the former governor of Ogun State, Chief Olusegun Osoba, to the effect that he would have nothing to do with the current governor of the ...
We would have been in crisis but for IGR –AmosunDaily Sun
Ibidapo Emmanuel: What does Osoba want?DailyPost Nigeria
Ogun APC Crisis Worsens, As Osoba Rejects Working With AmosunDaily Times Nigeria
Nigerian Bulletin
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27 Die In Sokoto/Benin Auto Crash – CHANNELS


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27 Die In Sokoto/Benin Auto Crash
CHANNELS
In Sokoto, a night accident at Tudun-Dukiya village near Dogon Karfe, Sokoto state left at least 13 people dead. The accident occurred between a Peugeot J-5 bus travelling from Jos to Illela and a Toyota Starlet car travelling from Illela to Sokoto. In Edo State ...
13 killed in Nigeria road accidentBusiness Standard
Road accident claims 13 in northern NigeriaGlobalPost
Woman, Children, Others Die in Sokoto Auto crashDaily Times Nigeria
Osun Defender
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Former Lagos Governor Michael Otedola Laid to Rest – Bella Naija


Bella Naija

Former Lagos Governor Michael Otedola Laid to Rest
Bella Naija
The funeral service for ex-Lagos State governor, Sir Michael Otedola was held today at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Epe. After the service, he was laid to rest at his residence. His family, friends, and some dignitaries including President ...

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CBN Governor: The Hurdles Before Emefiele – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

CBN Governor: The Hurdles Before Emefiele
Daily Times Nigeria
Barring any unfortunate circumstance, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, will on the 3rd of June 2014, be officially sworn in as the new Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN. He will take over the reins of leadership of the apex bank from Mallam Sanusi Lamido ...

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Presidency Confirms Location Of Abducted Chibok Girls – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Presidency Confirms Location Of Abducted Chibok Girls
Osun Defender
Dr Doyin Okupe, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Public Affairs, on Thursday, guaranteed the nation and the international community that very soon, the nation's security forces would secure the release of the abducted Chibok girls and reunite ...
Chibok abduction is not aimed at bringing down your government – Obasanjo ...DailyPost Nigeria
Boko Haram: I Cannot Act Without Jonathan's Approval- ObasanjoDaily Times Nigeria
Insecurity: It Will Be Idiotic To Act Without The President's Consent – ObasanjoCHANNELS
Nigerian Bulletin -Nigerian Tribune
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Democracy Day:Read What Mark, Ekweremadu And Senator Bukola Saraki Has … – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Democracy Day:Read What Mark, Ekweremadu And Senator Bukola Saraki Has ...
Osun Defender
Senate President David Mark, his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu and Senator Bukola Saraki, yesterday urged Nigerians not to lose hope despite the numerous challenges associated with democracy, saying the system remains the best and most acceptable form of ...
Democracy Now Firmly Rooted In Nigeria - MarkNigerian Observer
Democracy Day: Mark, govs, others plead for unityDaily Sun
DEMOCRACY DAY: Nigeria has witnessed progress in last 15 years —CANNigerian Tribune
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Boko Haram kidnaps two traditional rulers in Nigeria – Business Standard


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Boko Haram kidnaps two traditional rulers in Nigeria
Business Standard
Suspected Boko Haram gunmen have kidnapped two prominent traditional rulers in Nigeria, a security source said Friday. Ismaila Mamza, the emir of Uba, and Idriss Timta, the emir of Gwoza, were abducted at about 9 a.m. in the sect's stronghold, the ...
BREAKING: Emir of Uba escapes from Boko Haram's denDailyPost Nigeria
Nigeria's Boko Haram kidnaps two traditional rulers in restive Borno stateShanghai Daily (subscription)
Boko Haram Kidnap 2 Borno EmirsLeadership Newspapers
Nigerian Bulletin
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Comments on Chibok: Maku has declared Jonathan’s seat vacant – APC – DailyPost Nigeria


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Comments on Chibok: Maku has declared Jonathan's seat vacant – APC
DailyPost Nigeria
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared that the comment credited to Information Minister, Labaran Maku that the federal government was spending significantly on security in three of its controlled states was a clear declaration of the office of the ...
APC members are the brains behind #BringBackOurGirls' Campaign – MakuThe Streetjournal
Insurgency: APC states, drain on nation's resources —FGNigerian Tribune
Chibok Girls: 90% of Protesters are APC Members, says MakuNigerian Bulletin

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Lagos Man Flogs 16 Year Old Son to Death for Stealing N1,200 – Bella Naija


Bella Naija

Lagos Man Flogs 16 Year Old Son to Death for Stealing N1,200
Bella Naija
Lagos police authorities have arrested a man for allegedly beating his son to death with a belt for stealing N1,200. The man, Benson, received reports from residents in the area that his son, Bright, had stolen the money from them. Benson was enraged when ...
Man Flogs 16-year-old Son to Death for Stealing N1,200Nigerian Bulletin
Father kills son 'for stealing his N1,000'The Nation Newspaper

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14 die in Edo auto crash – P.M. News


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14 die in Edo auto crash
P.M. News
No fewer than 14 persons on Thursday lost their lives in an auto crash on the Benin-Okene Highway. NAN reported that the incident, which occurred around the Ewu slope in Esan Central Local Government Area of Edo, involved a 15-seater Toyota Hiace bus ...
14 Die In Edo Road CrashLeadership Newspapers
Accident claims 14 on Benin-Auchi ExpresswayNigerian Tribune
14 killed in Nigeria road crashBusiness Standard
Premium Times
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President Jonathan’s Democracy Day Speech – Leadership Newspapers


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President Jonathan's Democracy Day Speech
Leadership Newspapers
I greet and felicitate with you all, today, as we mark 15 years of uninterrupted democratic governance in our beloved country. Our dear nation, Nigeria, has certainly come a long way and made notable progress since our first Democracy Day on May 29, 1999 ...
15 yrs Of Democracy: Nigeria has made progressNigerian Observer

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Democracy Now Firmly Rooted In Nigeria – Mark – Nigerian Observer


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Democracy Now Firmly Rooted In Nigeria - Mark
Nigerian Observer
ABUJA - President of the Senate, Senator David Mark has affirmed that in spite of the challenges of its birth pains since 1999, democracy is now firmly rooted in Nigeria for good. Senator Mark told a delegation from the Royal College of Defence Studies, ...
Nigeria has made some advancement-CANspyghana.com
Democracy Day: Mark, govs, others plead for unityDaily Sun
Democracy Day: Nigerians Observe Low Key CelebrationsCHANNELS
Leadership Newspapers
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Al-Makura Pays N34 Million Sign-On Fees to Nasarawa Amazons Dateline – Lafia – AllAfrica.com


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Al-Makura Pays N34 Million Sign-On Fees to Nasarawa Amazons Dateline - Lafia
AllAfrica.com
Lafia - Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa on Thursday said the government had paid N34.9 million as sign-on fees to the state female football club, Nasarawa Amazons for the 2013/2014 season. Al-Makura made the disclosure in Lafia during the ...
Nasarawa, Benue Enjoy Close Border Ties – Al-MakuraLeadership Newspapers
Eschew politics of bitterness in 2015, Al-Makura urges NigeriansNigerian Tribune
Al-Makura Doles Out Gifts To Monarchs, Women On Democracy DayCHANNELS

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Kwara tackles youth unemployment with N2.4bn – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

Kwara tackles youth unemployment with N2.4bn
Daily Sun
Kwara State Government has earmarked N2.4 billion for the engagement of 8,200 youths over the next one year under its QuickWin Empowerment and Employment Scheme, as part of activities marking Democracy Day. Speaking while presenting letters of ...
We've provided 10200 jobs, says AhmedThe Nation Newspaper
Democracy Day: Kwara Government Employs 5200 YouthsCHANNELS
Democracy Day: Kwara Employs 8200 YouthsDaily Times Nigeria

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Bomb scare in Abuja metropolis – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

Bomb scare in Abuja metropolis
Daily Sun
There was pandemonium in Kurudu, a satellite town in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, following rumour of a bomb blast in the area by the Boko Haram terrorist group. Kurudu is where the Nigerian Army Post Service Housing Estate is located.
Bomb Scare Frightens Abuja Residents On Democracy DayDaily Times Nigeria
Democracy Day: Bomb Scare In AbujaCHANNELS
Democracy Day: Residents Informed Before Kurudu Explosion, Says ArmyTHISDAY Live
DailyPost Nigeria -The Streetjournal
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2015: PDP aspirants seek to oust Ajimobi – The Punch


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2015: PDP aspirants seek to oust Ajimobi
The Punch
Although the election for the Oyo State governorship seat is slated for 2015, politicians of all shades have begun scheming in earnest to emerge as the candidate for the state Peoples Democratic Party and ultimately occupy the Agodi Government House till ...
Ajimobi rates administration best in road constructionWorldStage
Jubilant Workers Receive Returnee Oyo LG BossNigerian Observer
Ajimobi Lauds Airtel's Contributions to Oyo StateTHISDAY Live
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2015: Congress crisis threatens APC unity in C’River – The Punch


The Punch

2015: Congress crisis threatens APC unity in C'River
The Punch
The existence of a vibrant opposition is considered the oxygen of every healthy democracy, where members of the opposition keep the ruling party on its toes with constructive criticisms. Oftentimes, such criticisms serve as reminder to those in government that ...
APC Holds LG Congress In Kaduna On SaturdayDaily Times Nigeria

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Fashola hands over 2.9km Yaya Abatan Road •Says Democracy Day is about … – Nigerian Tribune


Fashola hands over 2.9km Yaya Abatan Road •Says Democracy Day is about ...
Nigerian Tribune
KEEPING faith with his tradition of delivering more dividends to the people on every Democracy Day, Governor Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday, marked his seventh year in office by handing over the upgraded and rehabilitated 2.9 kilometre Yaya Abatan ...

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Mimiko charges politicians to play according to rule – Nigerian Tribune


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Mimiko charges politicians to play according to rule
Nigerian Tribune
Ondo State governor, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, has called on politicians in the country to ensure that the nation's democracy grows into maturity by playing the game of politics according to its rules. Governor Mimiko gave this charge in a statement signed by the ...
Democracy Day: Mimiko expresses hope on future of NigeriaWorldStage

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Fashola hands over 2.9km Yaya Abatan Road •Says Democracy Day is about … – Nigerian Tribune


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Fashola hands over 2.9km Yaya Abatan Road •Says Democracy Day is about ...
Nigerian Tribune
KEEPING faith with his tradition of delivering more dividends to the people on every Democracy Day, Governor Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday, marked his seventh year in office by handing over the upgraded and rehabilitated 2.9 kilometre Yaya Abatan ...
Fashola seeks protest vote against PDPDaily Sun
Fashola Launches 2.9 Kilometre Road To Mark Democracy DayCHANNELS

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Insecurity: It Will Be Idiotic To Act Without The President’s Consent – Obasanjo – CHANNELS


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Insecurity: It Will Be Idiotic To Act Without The President's Consent – Obasanjo
CHANNELS
vlcsnap-2014-05-29-22h00m25s228 Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, on Thursday, reacted to the news that he met with persons believed to be close to members of the Boko Haram sect, stating that he would not do so without the knowledge of the ...
Why Obasanjo Met With Boko Haram Families –ExposedOsun Defender
Obasanjo Met With Family Members Of Boko Haram Insurgents- Shehu SaniDaily Times Nigeria
'Why Obasanjo, Sani met over Chibok girls'Nigerian Tribune

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Imo Commends Orji For Reinstating Sacked Non-indigenes – Leadership Newspapers


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Imo Commends Orji For Reinstating Sacked Non-indigenes
Leadership Newspapers
Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo has commended his Abia counterpart for reinstating sacked Imo indigenes working in Abia. The commendation is contained in a statement signed by the Senior Special Assistant to Gov. Okorocha, Mr Sam Onwuemedo on ...
I'm still in APC- OkorochaWorldStage
Nigerian Bulletin - Nigeria's Best Latest News, Updates & PromotionsNigerian Bulletin
Uwajumogu Proud Of One Year Achievementsspyghana.com
AllAfrica.com -Daily Sun
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Jonathan is Nigeria’s most democratic president ever – Dickson – DailyPost Nigeria


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Jonathan is Nigeria's most democratic president ever – Dickson
DailyPost Nigeria
image Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has called on Nigerians to support the transformation agenda of President Goodluck Jonathan. Describing Jonathan as the most democratic leader in the history of the country, he expressed satisfaction with ...
Governor Dickson Calls For National Unityspyghana.com
Democracy Day: Dickson seeks support for Jonathan on war against insurgencyWorldStage

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Abuja Residents Demand New Strategies In Terror Fight – CHANNELS


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Abuja Residents Demand New Strategies In Terror Fight
CHANNELS
fct_abuja_traffic Residents of the nation's capital have said that efforts by the Federal Government to fight terrorism and punish all those involved is not enough, considering the enormity of the challenge Nigerians have to face, especially in the North East.
Democracy Day: Jonathan grants security forces absolute lawful powers to quell ...WorldStage
Nigeria celebrates 15 years of uninterrupted democracyStarAfrica.com
Democracy Day Message: Gains Of Democracy Is Being Threatened By ...Daily Times Nigeria
Vanguard -Leadership Newspapers
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Abuja Residents Demand New Strategies In Terror Fight – CHANNELS


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Abuja Residents Demand New Strategies In Terror Fight
CHANNELS
fct_abuja_traffic Residents of the nation's capital have said that efforts by the Federal Government to fight terrorism and punish all those involved is not enough, considering the enormity of the challenge Nigerians have to face, especially in the North East.
President Jonathan assures of all options to end extremismWorldStage
4 Years Of JonathanLeadership Newspapers

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Insecurity: Some Issues Being Discussed in Public are not Matters for the Market … – Nigerian Bulletin


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Insecurity: Some Issues Being Discussed in Public are not Matters for the Market ...
Nigerian Bulletin
In a statement issued to commemorate democracy day, former vice president Atiku Abubakar has urged the Nigerian Military to apply a little discretion in discussing matters of national security and not turn such matters into a PR stunt. Atiku's statement as ...
Democracy Day: The way to solve Nigeria's problems is to vote out PDP - AmaechiWorldStage
PDP looking beyond 2015 and 2019 – AnenihP.M. News (blog)
Pending Political PermutationsVanguard
THISDAY Live -The Punch
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Aregbesola’s 2nd term is a settled matter in Osun – Hon. Famurewa – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Aregbesola's 2nd term is a settled matter in Osun – Hon. Famurewa
Osun Defender
‎‎His Excellency ‎Governor Rauf Aregbesola of the State of Osun deserves a second term. No wise one changes a winning team. He is a political colossus of our time in Osun, this cerebral, irrepressible and indefatigable Governor was one time a works ...
Osun lecturers' pension fund: Omisore asks EFCC to probe AregbesolaDailyPost Nigeria
Osun PDP Suspends Deputy Chair for Cutting Aregbesola's Birthday Cake- This ...Nigerian Bulletin
Osun Election: Aregbesola Has Nothing to Offer, Says OmisoreDaily Times Nigeria

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#BringBackOurGirls Abuja Symposium – Live Updates – Premium Times


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#BringBackOurGirls Abuja Symposium – Live Updates
Premium Times
The #BringBackOurGirls protesters are staging a symposium Thursday in continuation of their campaign to pressure the lethargic Nigerian government into action that will expedite the release of the more than 250 girls kidnapped from their school in Chibok ...
“#ReleaseOurGirls Protesters are Sponsored Thugs”: #BringBackOurGirls Abuja ...Bella Naija
Hired Thugs Attack #BringBackOurGirls Organisers in AbujaAllAfrica.com
#BringBackOurGirls - Rival Women Groups Clash in AbujaVanguard
Nigerian Tribune -Daily Sun
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Suspicions Raised as Chibok Girls on Missing List are Found Safe With their … – Nigerian Bulletin


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Suspicions Raised as Chibok Girls on Missing List are Found Safe With their ...
Nigerian Bulletin
Yesterday, a report on The Nation newspaper stated that four of the over 200 abducted Chibok girls had regained their freedom. The paper read: “They were freed by the Boko Haram insurgents when they took ill, the Chairman of Chibok Local Government ...
Chibok: 219 Girls Yet To Return Home – Borno State GovernmentCHANNELS
Chibok: 4 missing girls foundNigerian Tribune
Chibok: 4 schoolgirls escaped –Borno officialDaily Sun

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Democracy Day Message: Gains Of Democracy Is Being Threatened By … – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

Democracy Day Message: Gains Of Democracy Is Being Threatened By ...
Daily Times Nigeria
President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday morning stated, that the gains of democracy is being threatened by increasing insurgency in the north east, but reiterated government's commitment to ending the insurgency and restoring 'days of peace'. President ...
Jonathan's Democracy Day SpeechVanguard
Nigeria's Democracy Gains Threatened by Rising TerrorismBloomberg
Notable Progress Made In 15 Years Of Democracy, Says JonathanLeadership Newspapers

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Nigeria leader vows ‘total war’ on Boko Haram – Aljazeera.com


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Nigeria leader vows 'total war' on Boko Haram
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Goodluck Jonathan tells nation "any means necessary" will be used to defeat group that abducted hundreds of schoolgirls. Last updated: 29 May 2014 09:55. Email Article. Print Article. Share article. Send Feedback. Jonathan called Boko Haram 'thugs' who ...
Nigeria Boko Haram crisis: President vows 'total war'BBC News
Nigeria's president orders full scale offensive on Boko HaramReuters India
Nigeria's president pledges 'total war' against Boko HaramTrend.az
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Chibok abduction: We know where our girls are – Nigerian Military faults US claim – DailyPost Nigeria


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Chibok abduction: We know where our girls are – Nigerian Military faults US claim
DailyPost Nigeria
image Contrary to a recent assertion by the United State government that its security operatives were yet to locate the whereabouts of the kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls, the Nigerian military authorities have stated that they know where the girls are. Defence ...
We Know Location Of Missing Chibok Girls - Military InsistsDaily Times Nigeria
FG To Boko Haram: Foreign Flag Will Never Fly Anywhere In NigeriaLeadership Newspapers
Military insists it knows location of Chibok girls •Denies hoisting of Boko Haram ...Nigerian Tribune
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Fasheun Faults Fashola On LASU School Fees Hike – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

Fasheun Faults Fashola On LASU School Fees Hike
Daily Times Nigeria
The National chairman of the newly registered Unity Party of Nigeria (UPN), Dr Fredrick Fasehun, has pointed accusing fingers at Lagos State governor, Mr Babatunde Fashola and his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), of tarnishing the legacy of one ...
Femi Otedola Pledges N1 Billion Support for Education in LagosAllAfrica.com
NIGERIA: Fashola, Jakande, Oyinlola, Others Pay Tribute to OtedolaCodewit World News
Fasehun To Fashola: Stop Rubbishing Jakande's LegacyLeadership Newspapers
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FG To Boko Haram: Foreign Flag Will Never Fly Anywhere In Nigeria – Leadership Newspapers


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FG To Boko Haram: Foreign Flag Will Never Fly Anywhere In Nigeria
Leadership Newspapers
The federal government has said that it would not allow any foreign flag to be hoisted in any part of the country. Director of Defence Information, Major General Chris Olukolade, disclosed this yesterday at the National Information Centre reacting to questions ...
DHQ Announces Arrest of Jos Bombing SuspectThe Streetjournal
JOS BOMBING: One Suspect Arrested, Says Maj.-Gen OlukoladeOsun Defender
Military Confirm 12 Soldiers, 13 Policemen Killed in YobeAllAfrica.com
Premium Times -DailyPost Nigeria
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Murder: Couple Beat Son To Death For Complaining Of Hunger – Leadership Newspapers


Murder: Couple Beat Son To Death For Complaining Of Hunger
Leadership Newspapers
For allegedly complaining of hunger, a couple identified as Mr. Paul Obiefule and his wife have reportedly beat and killed their 12-year-old son, Onyedikachi Mbanozo. The incident occurred at the No 22, Omitola Street Agege, Lagos State home of the couple ...
Father kills son 'for stealing his N1,000'The Nation Newspaper
Parents beat son to death for complaining of hungerNigerian Tribune
Tragedy: Parents Beat Two Kids to Death in LagosDaily Times Nigeria
Daily Sun -THISDAY Live
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Lagos govt has spent N4tn since 1999 – Odumakin – The Punch


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Lagos govt has spent N4tn since 1999 – Odumakin
The Punch
The spokesperson for the apex pan-Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin, on Wednesday said the Lagos State Government, since 1999, has spent about N4tn with little to show for it in terms of development. Odumakin, who was a guest ...

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Why we can’t celebrate Democracy Day today —General Useni – Nigerian Tribune


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Why we can't celebrate Democracy Day today —General Useni
Nigerian Tribune
Useni Lieutenant General Jeremiah Useni (retd) was minister of the Federal Capital Territory under the late General Sani Abacha military regime. A delegate at the ongoing national conference, he speaks with CLEMENT IDOKO on Nigeria's Democracy Day ...
Democracy Day: Senate, Reps Want Nigerians To Unite Against TerrorismLeadership Newspapers
Senate to Nigerians: Let's unite against terrorismDaily Sun
Restraint, love, selflessness will unite Nigerians more - GloWorldStage

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Nigeria revises downward number of missing girls by 4: Source – Straits Times


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Nigeria revises downward number of missing girls by 4: Source
Straits Times
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AFP) - Authorities in north-east Nigeria on Wednesday revised downward by four the number of schoolgirls held captive by Boko Haram, denying media reports that the hostages had escaped from the Islamists in recent days. A source at ...
The Nigerian schoolgirls' kidnapping originates in a global ideologyThe Daily Star
Four kidnapped Nigerian girls escape Boko Haram: officialSydney Morning Herald
#BringBackOurGirls Borno revises downward number of missing girls by 4Osun Defender
Arab News -NBCNews.com
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Osun Election: Aregbesola Has Nothing to Offer, Says Omisore – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

Osun Election: Aregbesola Has Nothing to Offer, Says Omisore
Daily Times Nigeria
Though, Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola said he still had a lot to offer during a campaign on Tuesday, his opponent in the upcoming gubernatorial race in the state, Iyiola Omisore disagreed. Omisore in a statement through his campaign group said the ...

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National Conference Delegates Unanimously Vote For Churches And Mosques … – 360Nobs.com


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National Conference Delegates Unanimously Vote For Churches And Mosques ...
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Delegates at the ongoing National Conference yesterday May 27th voted unanimously for churches & mosques to pay taxes. The delegates arrived at the decision after deliberating on recommendations made by the Committee on Religion. A delegate ...
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2016 census must be devoid of religious, ethnic sentiments – IBB tells NPC – DailyPost Nigeria


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2016 census must be devoid of religious, ethnic sentiments – IBB tells NPC
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IBB-NEW Former Military President, Ibrahim Babangida on Tuesday urged the National Population Commission (NPC) to adequately publicise the aims and objectives of census before embarking on the 2016 headcount so that it will be devoid of any kind of ...
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Reps Committee Pledge To Bring Killers Of Slain Nigerian Student To Justice – Daily Times Nigeria


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Reps Committee Pledge To Bring Killers Of Slain Nigerian Student To Justice
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The House of Representatives Committee on Diaspora Matters on Tuesday resolved to bring the killer of Oluwadamilola Oloruntoba, son of ace sports broadcaster Ms. Aisha Falode, to justice. Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, who chairs the committee, said members ...
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‘Blame APC for the Rumours, We Have No Plans of Impeaching Nyako … – Nigerian Bulletin


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'Blame APC for the Rumours, We Have No Plans of Impeaching Nyako ...
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The People's Democratic Party ,PDP Adamawa state chapter has denied allegations of any plot to impeach Governor Murtala Nyako. The denial was contained in a statement signed by the state chairman of PDP, Chief Joel Madaki. It said there was no plan ...
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I narrowly escaped the Jos bomb blast – Super Eagles midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi – DailyPost Nigeria


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I narrowly escaped the Jos bomb blast – Super Eagles midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi
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Super Eagles midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi, has said that he narrowly escaped being killed in last week's suicide bombings in Jos, Plateau State. Onazi, who was born in Jos, told the British Broadcasting Corporation on Tuesday, that he left the popular Main ...
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Nigeria: Govt Denies Plans to Spend US$800 Million On ‘Image Laundering’ – Vanguard


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Nigeria: Govt Denies Plans to Spend US$800 Million On 'Image Laundering'
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The Federal Government Tuesday denied reports that it intend to expend the sum of $800 million on public relations. The Federal Government in a statement signed Reuben Abati, Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity) said that it is wholly untrue ...
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Boko Haram: Court Assents To Govt’s Request For Fresh Witnesses Against … – Daily Times Nigeria


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Boko Haram: Court Assents To Govt's Request For Fresh Witnesses Against ...
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The Federal High Court (Abuja Division), has consented to the Federal Government's request to file additional proof of evidence and call two more witnesses against a serving senator, Aliyu Ndume. Senator Ndume is facing charges over alleged sponsorship ...
Nigerian Govt Re-opens Case Against Alleged Boko Haram Sponsor 'Senator ...Nigerian Bulletin
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Thugs Snatch Voter Cards – Nigerian Observer


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Thugs Snatch Voter Cards
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Lokoja - The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said that 1, 235 permanent voter cards were snatched by suspected political thugs in Kogi on Saturday. The Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr. Olusegun Agbaje, told newsmen in Lokoja ...
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Delegates in New Blows Over Motion to Scrap Pilgrims’ Boards – AllAfrica.com


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Delegates in New Blows Over Motion to Scrap Pilgrims' Boards
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There was rowdiness yesterday at the conference plenary with some delegates almost coming near blows over a motion to scrap the state pilgrims' welfare boards. The plenary, while considering and adopting the report of its religion committee resolved that ...
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INEC Ready to Challenge ‘APC’ Suit – Vanguard


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INEC Ready to Challenge 'APC' Suit
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Abuja — The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday, expressed its intention to challenge the suit seeking to nullify the registration of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Therefore, the electoral body persuaded the Federal High Court ...
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2015: Sule Lamido Says He’s not Interested in Becoming President of Nigeria – Nigerian Bulletin


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2015: Sule Lamido Says He's not Interested in Becoming President of Nigeria
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Jigawa state governor, Sule Lamido on Tuesday denounced having any interest in running for the presidency come 2015 elections. According to Vanguard, speaking on calls for him to challenge President Goodluck Jonathan for the ruling People's ...
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Obi Visits Akunyili in India, Calls on Nigerians to Pray for Her – Codewit World News


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Obi Visits Akunyili in India, Calls on Nigerians to Pray for Her
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28052014C Dora Akunyili Resized The former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has called on Nigerians to remember the former Minister of Information, Prof. Dora Akunyili, in their prayers. He made the call yesterday from India where he had gone to ...
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Ogun road projects cost N166.7b – The Nation Newspaper


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Ogun road projects cost N166.7b
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Road contracts worth N166.7 billion were awarded to contractors in Ogun State in the last three years. The roads span 306.55km and cut across the three senatorial districts. Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure Olamilekan Adegbite stated this ...
We expended N166.7bn on roads construction in 3 years —Ogun govtNigerian Tribune
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Cracks in Senate over Financial Intelligence Centre bill – Nigerian Tribune


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Cracks in Senate over Financial Intelligence Centre bill
Nigerian Tribune
Senators were, on Tuesday, divided over the bill seeking the establishment of the Nigeria Financial Intelligence Centre, distinct from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC). Though senators had unanimously voted in support of the proposal ...
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2015: PDP, APC in battle for Delta – Nigerian Tribune


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2015: PDP, APC in battle for Delta
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Ahead 2015 general election, EBENEZER ADUROKIYA takes a look at the strengths and weaknesses of the two dominant parties in Delta State, the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC). SINCE the return to civl ...
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Sanusi’s Suit Against FG Transferred To Industrial Court – CHANNELS


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Sanusi's Suit Against FG Transferred To Industrial Court
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sanusi_lamido The suit filed by the suspended Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, against the Federal Government of Nigeria, challenging his suspension from office, has been transferred from the Federal High Court to the ...
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Abduction of Chibok Girls An Attack on All Nigerians – Amosun – CHANNELS


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Abduction of Chibok Girls An Attack on All Nigerians – Amosun
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The Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, has described the abduction of female students of the Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State by the Boko Haram sect as an attack on every Nigerian. Speaking at an Inter-denominational Prayer ...
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2014 Children’s Day: Reps felicitate with Nigerian children – Daily Sun


2014 Children's Day: Reps felicitate with Nigerian children
Daily Sun
The House of Representatives has congratulated Nigerian children as the world celebrates the International Children's Day and re-affirmed its condemnation of the abduction of the Chibok girls. This followed a motion by Rep. Mulikat Akande-Adeola ...

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Boko Haram attack kills at least 24 Nigerian security personnel – Straits Times


Boko Haram attack kills at least 24 Nigerian security personnel
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MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (REUTERS) - Boko Haram gunmen attacked a Nigerian military base and adjacent police barracks simultaneously in the north-eastern town of Buni Yadi on Tuesday, killing at least 24 security personnel, security sources and witness ...

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Boko Haram attack kills at least 24 Nigerian security personnel – Straits Times


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Boko Haram attack kills at least 24 Nigerian security personnel
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MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (REUTERS) - Boko Haram gunmen attacked a Nigerian military base and adjacent police barracks simultaneously in the north-eastern town of Buni Yadi on Tuesday, killing at least 24 security personnel, security sources and witness ...
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Ondo Assembly Gets First Female Speaker – The Streetjournal


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Ondo Assembly Gets First Female Speaker
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Hon Jumoke Akindele who represents Okitipupa Constituency 2 in the Ondo State House of Assembly has been elected as the Speaker of the assembly. In the election to fill the Speaker's position which became vacant following the demise of of Hon Samuel ...
Ondo House Of Assembly Elects First Female SpeakerCHANNELS
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Court affirms independence of judiciary, orders own budget – StarAfrica.com


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Court affirms independence of judiciary, orders own budget
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The Abuja Federal High Court on Monday declared as unconstitutional, null and void, the control and disbursement of funds meant for the judiciary by the executive arm of government.Justice Ahmed Mohammed ordered that money belonging to the judiciary ...
Court Strips Pres. Jonathan of Authority to Approve Judges' SalariesBella Naija
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Court Snubs Diezani’s Application – spyghana.com


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Court Snubs Diezani's Application
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Justice Ahmed Mohammed of a Federal High Court in Abuja yesterday refused to grant an order of interim injunction brought by the minister of petroleum resources, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke, and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, ...
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Tambuwal Strengthens Call For Alternative Source Of Energy – Daily Times Nigeria


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Tambuwal Strengthens Call For Alternative Source Of Energy
Daily Times Nigeria
The Speaker of Nigeria's House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, on Monday stressed the need for Nigeria to source for a clean, affordable and efficient energy for the development of the nation's economy. Tambuwal made the call on Monday while ...
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Insurgency War Would Linger Until- Sambo – Daily Times Nigeria


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Insurgency War Would Linger Until- Sambo
Daily Times Nigeria
Nigeria's Vice President Mohammed Namadi Sambo, on Monday in Kaduna stated that until Nigerians learnt how to compliment government's efforts in the ongoing war against terrorism and insurgency in the country, it would be extremely difficult for ...
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2015: Only God and electorate will determine the next Governor of Oyo State … – DailyPost Nigeria


2015: Only God and electorate will determine the next Governor of Oyo State ...
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alao A former Governor of Oyo State, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, Monday affirmed that only God and the electorate can determine who the next governor of the state would be in 2015. Alao-Akala told newsmen in Ogbomoso that “the people had tasted ...

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2015: Only God and electorate will determine the next Governor of Oyo State … – DailyPost Nigeria


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2015: Only God and electorate will determine the next Governor of Oyo State ...
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alao A former Governor of Oyo State, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, Monday affirmed that only God and the electorate can determine who the next governor of the state would be in 2015. Alao-Akala told newsmen in Ogbomoso that “the people had tasted ...
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Female Kidnapper Beaten And Stripped Naked In Ijebu-Ode [PHOTOS] – 360Nobs.com


Female Kidnapper Beaten And Stripped Naked In Ijebu-Ode [PHOTOS]
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A woman, alleged to be a kidnapper, was beaten and stripped naked by a crowd in Odi-Olowo street in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun state. The woman, who appeared to be in her middle ages, was beaten by the crowd after she was caught entering a house to pick up a ...

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NIGERIA: S’Court Pun: In what could be termed an unpreceden – Codewit World News


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NIGERIA: S'Court Pun: In what could be termed an unpreceden
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In what could be termed an unprecedented move, the Supreme Court yesterday sent a strong signal to lawyers that it would no longer tolerate abuse of court processes when it awarded an N8million punitive fine against Dr. Dickson Osuala, counsel to the ...
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Confab Approves ‘Resource Democracy’ In Nigeria – spyghana.com


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Confab Approves 'Resource Democracy' In Nigeria
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Applause and knocks greeted the report of the Committee on Environment on Monday when it was presented to the plenary session of the on-going National Conference in Abuja. In particular, the committee's recommendations demanding the removal of the ...
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Chartered Aircraft: WHY Court rejects Diezani’s application to stop probe – Osun Defender


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Chartered Aircraft: WHY Court rejects Diezani's application to stop probe
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A Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday rejected the application by the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, to restrain the House of Representatives from probing the allegation that she spent N10bn on a chartered aircraft.
N10bn Jet: Court Refuses To Stop Diezani ProbeLeadership Newspapers
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Ajimobi commended over appointment – Daily Sun


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Ajimobi commended over appointment
Daily Sun
Members of the Oyo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the United Kingdom have commended Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, for appointing one of them, Ladi Oluokun, as caretaker Chairman of Ibadan North-East Local ...
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Boko Haram membership: Ex soldier slams N10m suit on Army, AGF – Daily Sun


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Boko Haram membership: Ex soldier slams N10m suit on Army, AGF
Daily Sun
Justice Okon Abang of a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, will on September 26, 2014 deliver judgment in a N10 million suit slammed on Nigerian Army by a retired soldier, Mr Burma Abdullahi over alleged unlawful and illegal arrest of his wards, including ...
Boko Haram: Ex-Soldier Sues FG, Army Over Son's DetentionLeadership Newspapers
Retired soldier sues Nigerian Army for detaining 7-yr-old kid, othersNigerian Tribune
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Respect The Office Of President, PDP Tells APC – Leadership Newspapers


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Respect The Office Of President, PDP Tells APC
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The ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday warned the opposition, All Progressives Congress (APC) to desist from its sustained insults, vituperations and lies against the office and person of President Goodluck Jonathan. The national leadership of ...
Don't devalue presidency, PDP warns APC •...Says APC can't win presidencyNigerian Tribune
Shun Boko Haram sponsored antics, declare now for 2015; Kpodoh tells JonathanNational Mirror
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State Congress: Edo APC Chairman Emerges As Oshiomhole Blasts Ize Yamu – Leadership Newspapers


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State Congress: Edo APC Chairman Emerges As Oshiomhole Blasts Ize Yamu
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The Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday choose a former commissioner for information, Anselm Ojezua, from Edo central senatorial district as state chairman of the party after two aspirants, Emmanuel Okhiria and J. O. Udaze ...
Court slates July 8 to hear APC's joinder applicationNigerian Tribune
APC Recognises the Legitimacy of the PDP- OshiomholeNigerian Bulletin
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Happy Anniversary to Lagos State – Daily Sun


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Happy Anniversary to Lagos State
Daily Sun
Reminiscences! As the good and great people of Lagos State celebrate the 47th Anniversary of its historic creation today, waves of nostalgia sweep yours truly from the vast Atlantic Ocean, through the lagoons across the famed Victoria Island to the modern ...

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FG assures traditional rulers on rescue mission – Nigerian Tribune


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FG assures traditional rulers on rescue mission
Nigerian Tribune
VICE President Namadi Sambo has told traditional rulers that the government was committed to rescuing the abducted girls from Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State and return them to their families. He said in Kaduna on Monday that ...
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2015: Oba Akiolu’s comment will not stop us —Ganiyu Solomon – Nigerian Tribune


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2015: Oba Akiolu's comment will not stop us —Ganiyu Solomon
Nigerian Tribune
A governorship aspirant on the platform of Lagos State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Ganiyu Solomon, has said he is resolved to pursue his ambition to become the next governor on the the party in 2015, despite pronouncement by the ...
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NUJ condemns attack on journalists in Ekiti – Daily Sun


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NUJ condemns attack on journalists in Ekiti
Daily Sun
This was contained in a statement issued in Akure on Monday by the Vice-President of the zone, Mr Dele Atunbi. The statement described the attack on the media outfit that went to cover the Labour Party campaign rally in Ikere as disheartening. “The barbaric ...
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Jos Bombing: Governor Jang Orders Local Security Outfit Take-Off – CHANNELS


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Jos Bombing: Governor Jang Orders Local Security Outfit Take-Off
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jonah_jang The Plateau State Governor, Jonah Jang, is asking the people of the state not to be cowed by the spate of bombings being launched by terrorists in the state, but to be courageous and hopeful for an abrupt end of the insurgents. In order to provide ...
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Primary School Teacher Arrested for Raping Pupils Every Week Since 2013 – Nigerian Bulletin


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Primary School Teacher Arrested for Raping Pupils Every Week Since 2013
Nigerian Bulletin
Olayinka Folarin, a primary school teacher, has been arrested by the #Oyo State Police Command for allegedly raping three schoolgirls at Calvary Heritage Kiddies Castle, Oluyole Estate in #Ibadan. The girls, whose ages ranged between 10 and 11, were ...
Ibadan Teacher Arrested for Allegedly Raping Primary School GirlsBella Naija
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PDP Membership Open To All Nigerians – NWC – The Streetjournal


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PDP Membership Open To All Nigerians – NWC
The Streetjournal
The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has debunked reports in some sections of the media that its National Chairman, Ahmadu Adamu Muazu at a meeting with the State Chairmen ordered the removal and closure of membership registers of ...

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Nigerian policemen feared dead in pipeline explosion – StarAfrica.com


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Nigerian policemen feared dead in pipeline explosion
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Two policemen were feared dead in an explosion that rocked the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) pipeline in Arepo village in Ogun State on Sunday.Nigeria's Guardian newspaper report on Monday said that the National Emergency ...
Police Missing Following Pipeline Vandalisation In Ogun State360Nobs.com
2 policemen killed, 2 others kidnapped by petrol pipeline vandals in Ogunynaija
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Chibok – Nigerian Children Hold Prayer Session Today – AllAfrica.com


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Chibok - Nigerian Children Hold Prayer Session Today
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Abuja — CHILDREN across the country have been admonished to rise up in prayer and fasting today for the safe release of the abducted Chibok girls by the Nigeria Kids Pray (NKP). A statement signed by the Coordinator of the group, Pastor Kayode Jacobs, ...
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Recruitment: Uduaghan Explains Cancellation – Nigerian Observer


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Recruitment: Uduaghan Explains Cancellation
Nigerian Observer
ABUJA - Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has advanced reasons for the state government cancellation of the recruitment exercise recently embarked upon, noting that the recruitment had already been marred by crisis even before it started.
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No Hope for Nigeria, Her Citizens Under Jonathan – APC – Vanguard


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No Hope for Nigeria, Her Citizens Under Jonathan - APC
Vanguard
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused the Jonathan-led Federal Government of abdicating its responsibility to Nigerian citizens with the statement attributed to the President that those who are calling for the safe return of the girls should address ...
President Says Terrorism Won't Hinder Nigeria's 2015 ElectionBernama
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Presidency Accuses APC Of Playing Politics With Insurgency, Terrorism – Daily Times Nigeria


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Presidency Accuses APC Of Playing Politics With Insurgency, Terrorism
Daily Times Nigeria
The Presidency on Sunday accused the opposition APC of dishonesty and playing politics with insurgency and terrorism. The Presidential Spokesperson, Dr Reuben Abati, made the statement in a reaction to a statement credited to the APC accusing ...
Day Ekiti stood still for Fayemi's endorsement rallyDaily Sun
PDP/APC rallies: Exacting a pound of fleshNigerian Tribune
Bisi Fayemi intensifies campaign for husband's re-electionDailyPost Nigeria
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Chukwurah, Ozokwo, others shine at AMAA 2014 – P.M. News


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Chukwurah, Ozokwo, others shine at AMAA 2014
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It was a night of glory for one of Nigeria's seasoned actresses, Clarion Chukwurah, as she emerged the best actress on the continent at the 2014 edition of the Africa Movie Academy Awards, AMAA held on 24 May in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State. At the ceremony ...
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Insurgency And Matters Arising – Leadership Newspapers


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Insurgency And Matters Arising
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The insurgency and unrest plaguing Nigeria at the moment are real and too ferocious to be denied just as they are too dangerous to be ignored. It may have pre-dated President Goodluck Jonathan's presidency; he may be doing his best, but the intensity of ...
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The Pope’s dilemma: To come or not to come – BusinessDay


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The Pope's dilemma: To come or not to come
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The visit of Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, President and Commander-In-Chief Armed Forces of Nigeria to the Vatican on Saturday 22nd March 2014 was a great success. Pope Francis I was the perfect host and was particularly warm to the First Lady of Nigeria, ...
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Don’t politicise governing council appointment, ASUU tells govt – Nigerian Tribune


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Don't politicise governing council appointment, ASUU tells govt
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THE National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Dr Nasir Fagge Isa, has frowned at the politicisation of Governing Council members' appointment in Nigerian public universities. Fagge stated this at the weekend while speaking with ...
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3 Lagos Schools & IMG, Oyo Qualify For Channels Kids Cup Semi-Finals – CHANNELS


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3 Lagos Schools & IMG, Oyo Qualify For Channels Kids Cup Semi-Finals
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The-channels-kids-cup Ebute Metta Primary School, Ago-Egba, Dr. Teslim Elias and IMG, Oyo have qualified for the semi-finals of the 6th edition of the Channels National Kids Cup. In what can be called a Lagos derby, Ago-Egba African Church Primary ...

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Chibok Abduction: Presidential Fact-Finding Committee Reveals Tremendous … – CHANNELS


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Chibok Abduction: Presidential Fact-Finding Committee Reveals Tremendous ...
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Northern SchoolGirls After eight days of consultations, interactions and deliberations with a variety of stakeholders in line with the committee's assignment, the Presidential Fact-finding Committee on the Abduction of the Chibok Schoolgirls returned to Abuja ...
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