Monthly Archives: July 2014

Nigeria Presidency Gives Chibok Parents, Escaped Girls N22.4m – spyghana.com


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Nigeria Presidency Gives Chibok Parents, Escaped Girls N22.4m
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FG-logo2-300x224 The Kibaku Area Development Association, KADA (Chibok community), has denied reports that N100m was doled out to the Chibok parents and escapees by the Presidency rather than the N22.4m shared among those who held a meeting ...
Chibok group denies receiving N100m, says Jonathan's aide only gave money ...DailyPost Nigeria
Chibok Parents Need Comfort, Not Sorrow - Presidency Tells Ezekwesili, OthersAllAfrica.com
We Got N22.4m From President Jonathan, Say Parents Of Abducted Chibok GirlsDaily Times Nigeria
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Jonathan Must Rule Beyond 2015 To Consolidate His Achievements- TAN – Daily Times Nigeria


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Jonathan Must Rule Beyond 2015 To Consolidate His Achievements- TAN
Daily Times Nigeria
The Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN) has declared that the mandate of President Goodluck Jonathan needs to be renewed so as to enable him consolidate on and expand his modest achievements so far. A member of the organisation, Prof.
Nigeria Politics 2015 Presidency: It's Jonathan or Nobody, Says TAN -This DayNigerian Bulletin
2015 TAN begins Rallies For JonathanThe Nation Newspaper
2015: TAN Plans Mega Rallies For JonathanLeadership Newspapers
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We’ll Provide Data On Boko Haram, Ebola Virus – - Minister – Vanguard


Vanguard

We'll Provide Data On Boko Haram, Ebola Virus - - Minister
Vanguard
ABUJA -- The new Minister of National Planning Commission, NPC, Dr. Abubakar Sulaiman, has said he was determined to work hard towards providing Federal Government with accurate data on Boko Haram, Ebola Virus disease within and outside the ...
US committed to stemming Boko Haram threat —Consul GeneralNigerian Tribune
Aso Rock, APC And Political TerrorismLeadership Newspapers
Asari-Dokubo Blast Jonathan, BuhariDaily Times Nigeria
Osun Defender -Scoop.co.nz -CHANNELS
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Drowned Christopher Awai Not First Lady’s Nephew – CHANNELS


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Drowned Christopher Awai Not First Lady's Nephew
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patience The Nigerian First lady, Mrs Patience Jonathan, has denied any links to a young man who allegedly died in Agura Hotel, Abuja. A statement by the Media Assistant at the Office of the First Lady, Ayo Adewuyi, on Wednesday read: “Our attention has ...
I Have No Link With Drowned Man In Abuja -- First LadyDaily Times Nigeria
Patience Jonathan Disowns Drowned Nephew In Agura HotelLeadership Newspapers
First Lady Disowns Drowned Christopher AwaiVanguard
DailyPost Nigeria -Nigerian Bulletin -SaharaReporters.com
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Nigeria’s Jonathan inaugurates new 64-page e-passport – StarAfrica.com


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Nigeria's Jonathan inaugurates new 64-page e-passport
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Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has urged Nigerians to protect the image of the country by shunning uncomplimentary statements and actions.Inaugurating the 64-page e-passport on Wednesday in Abuja, Jonathan said that the pages of the travelling ...
Jonathan Launches Nigeria's New PassportThe Guardian
INCREDIBLE: You won't believe why Jonathan dropped his wife from ...Osun Defender
Jonathan Tasks Immigration On Professionalism, Unveils New E-PassportAllAfrica.com
THISDAY Live -Leadership Newspapers -BusinessDay
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#OsunDecides: Osun Residents Defy SSS Gun Shot Threats As Masked Men … – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

#OsunDecides: Osun Residents Defy SSS Gun Shot Threats As Masked Men ...
Osun Defender
Heavy presence of men of the Directorate of State Security (DSS) is now in Osun ahead of the August governorship poll. However, the unusually heavy presence seems to have angered most residents who expressed anger at the open display of weapons ...
DSS Men Storm Osun Ahead Guber PollsVanguard
Gov election: 900 SSS operatives arrive in OsunNigerian Tribune

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SDP’ll ensure integrity in Osun – Falae – 360Nobs.com


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SDP'll ensure integrity in Osun – Falae
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The National Chairman of the Social Democratic Party, Chief Olu Falae, has stated that the party's candidate for the August 9 poll, Mr. Olusegun Akinwusi, will bring integrity and transparency to the state if voted in as governor. Falae, in a message to members ...
Osun Election: Falae says voting for Akinwusi 'll bring calm, integrityDaily Times Nigeria

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Osun Election: Falae says voting for Akinwusi ‘ll bring calm, integrity – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

Osun Election: Falae says voting for Akinwusi 'll bring calm, integrity
Daily Times Nigeria
The National Chairman of Social Democratic Party (SDP), Chief Olu Falae has stated that the party's candidate in Osun state for the August 9 poll, Mr. Olusegun Akinwusi would bring calm, integrity and transparency to the state if voted for by the electorates.

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2015: TAN Plans Mega Rallies For Jonathan – Leadership Newspapers


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2015: TAN Plans Mega Rallies For Jonathan
Leadership Newspapers
A political group fronting for President Goodluck Jonathan's second term in office, Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN) said yesterday that it had concluded plans to organise rallies to push for the president's re-election in 2015. The group's director ...

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Boko Haram puts suicide vest on girl aged 10 – The Australian


Osun Defender

Boko Haram puts suicide vest on girl aged 10
The Australian
A 10-YEAR-OLD girl has been arrested in northern Nigeria with explosives strapped to her chest, officials said, after a woman blew herself up on a university campus, killing at least six people. Officials said the girl was arrested when police stopped a car of ...
10-yr-old girl strapped with explosives arrested •Another female suicide bomber ...Nigerian Tribune
Nigeria finds 10-year-old girl with bomb strapped to herFirstpost

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Lagos seeks permanent answer to traffic hell on Apapa road – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

Lagos seeks permanent answer to traffic hell on Apapa road
Daily Sun
To millions of Lagos residents and others who ply their trade on the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway, it is the highway to hell. For long, the situation on the Mile 2-Apapa stretch of the route has become a national embarrassment. It is the road that leads to the two ...
Apapa Gridlock -FG Urges Lagos State To Build Permanent Holding Bay For ...Daily Times Nigeria
Obanikoro calls for trucks' holding bay in LagosPremium Times
Build holding bays to break Apapa logjam, Obanikoro tells FasholaThe News

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Oyo postpones take-off of technical varsity – Nigerian Tribune


Oyo postpones take-off of technical varsity
Nigerian Tribune
OYO State government, on Wednesday, announced the postponement of the formal take-off of its Technical University, Ibadan, attributing the situation to security challenges in the country. The development was announced at a joint press conference held at ...

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New councils not political —Fayemi • Signs 19 new LGs into law – Nigerian Tribune


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New councils not political —Fayemi • Signs 19 new LGs into law
Nigerian Tribune
Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, on Wednesday, signed the bill creating additional 19 local government areas in the state into law. While assenting to the bill passed last week by the state House of Assembly, Governor Fayemi denied that the policy ...
Fayemi creates 19 new councils, says exercise not to destabilise FayoseThe Guardian Nigeria
Fayemi Signs New 19 LGCAs Bill Into LawLeadership Newspapers
Nineteen new Ekiti councils get legal backing *Not political trap- FayemiWorldStage

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Osun govt. advises against panic on Aug. 9, election day – The News


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Osun govt. advises against panic on Aug. 9, election day
The News
Osogbo – Government of the State of Osun Wednesday advised residents not to be scared of large numbers of security personnel deployed to the state for the Aug. 9 governorship election. Governor Rauf Aregbesola. Special Adviser on Environment and ...
"Don't Panic When you see Soldiers on Election Day" Aregbesola Tells Osun ...Nigerian Bulletin
Osun 2014: How Omisore Lost Thousands Of Ife-South LGA Supporters To ...Osun Defender
Group Canvasses Support for Aregbesola's Re-ElectionAllAfrica.com
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Boko Haram puts suicide vest on a girl, aged 10 – The Times (subscription)


Osun Defender

Boko Haram puts suicide vest on a girl, aged 10
The Times (subscription)
A 10-year-old girl has been arrested in northern Nigeria with explosives strapped to her chest, officials said yesterday, after a woman blew herself up on a university campus killing at least six people. Officials said the girl was arrested on Tuesday, when police ...
Nigeria finds 10-year-old girl with bomb strapped to herFirstpost

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Britain pledges support for Nigeria in promoting maritime security – The Guardian Nigeria


WorldStage

Britain pledges support for Nigeria in promoting maritime security
The Guardian Nigeria
THE British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Dr Andrew Pocock, on Wednesday said his government was ready to support Nigeria in providing security in the Gulf of Guinea. Pocock made this known in Lagos at a news conference on board “HMS IRON DUKE”, ...
Navy blames foreigners for most of crime on Nigeria watersWorldStage

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Ebola: Ogun Puts Health Workers In Border Areas On Red Alert – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Ebola: Ogun Puts Health Workers In Border Areas On Red Alert
CHANNELS
amosun-300x225 Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, has said that all health and other relevant officials in the border areas of the state have been put on red alert to forestall the spread of the deadly Ebola virus. Speaking at the Ogun State Chapter of the ...
EXCLUSIVE: Ogun lawmakers plot Amosun's sack, list 14 impeachable offences ...DailyPost Nigeria
Amosun's Secret Letter Reveals Genesis of Conflict with Osoba -This DayNigerian Bulletin

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Nigerian politicians complete democracy training ahead of 2015 elections – The Africa Report


Nigerian politicians complete democracy training ahead of 2015 elections
The Africa Report
Nigerian political leaders have completed another round of training ahead of next year's national elections. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) representatives collaborated with the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS) to ...
Pulling Politicians Back From the BrinkAllAfrica.com
2015 election, possible turning point for the best —UNDPNigerian Tribune

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Fourth female suicide bomber hits Nigeria’s Kano, kills six – Reuters Africa


Fourth female suicide bomber hits Nigeria's Kano, kills six
Reuters Africa
KANO Nigeria (Reuters) - A female suicide bomber blew herself up in a college in northern Nigeria's biggest city of Kano on Wednesday, killing six people and critically wounding another six in the fourth such attack by a woman in Kano in less than a week, ...

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Fourth female suicide bomber hits Nigeria’s Kano, kills six – Reuters Africa


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Fourth female suicide bomber hits Nigeria's Kano, kills six
Reuters Africa
KANO Nigeria (Reuters) - A female suicide bomber blew herself up in a college in northern Nigeria's biggest city of Kano on Wednesday, killing six people and critically wounding another six in the fourth such attack by a woman in Kano in less than a week, ...
13 killed in Nigeria mosque bombings as Ramadan ends, residents sayFox News

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Challenges Before Chidoka – Vanguard


Challenges Before Chidoka
Vanguard
Perhaps, if there is any sector of the Nigerian economy that requires urgent attention, the aviation industry should top the list even though there is hardly any facet of our national life that is not in comatose and critically distressed. This is the burden the new ...

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Confab Member Says Derivation Issue Has Been Settled – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Confab Member Says Derivation Issue Has Been Settled
CHANNELS
National Conference 422x280 As the members of the National Conference get set to reconvene to finalise their sittings, a delegate from the North Central Forum, John Dara, has explained that the issue of derivation has been settled, but that the Conference ...

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Alao-Akala Dissociates PDP From Oyo Impeachment Plot – CHANNELS


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Alao-Akala Dissociates PDP From Oyo Impeachment Plot
CHANNELS
akala 2 The former Oyo State Governor, Mr Adebayo Alao-Akala has dissociated the Oyo State chapter of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) from the purported impeachment plan of the State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, by a faction of the state House of ...
PDP Not After Gov Ajimobi – Alao-AkalaLeadership Newspapers

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Insurgency: Emir Of Ilorin Cancels Sallah Homage – Leadership Newspapers


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Insurgency: Emir Of Ilorin Cancels Sallah Homage
Leadership Newspapers
The emir of Ilorin , Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, yesterday cancelled the traditional Sallah homage to the Government House, Ilorin. As part of activities marking the Eid el Fitr celebration the emir in company of his chiefs and community leaders, is expected to ...
State of the nation: Emir of Ilorin cancels Sallah homageDaily Sun
Zamfara gov solicits prayers, Emir of Ilorin cancels traditional Sallah homageThe Guardian Nigeria
Ilorin Monarch cancels Sallah because of Bokospyghana.com
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Salary Deduction: Benue Workers To Begin Indefinite Strike -Daily Times – Nigerian Bulletin


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Salary Deduction: Benue Workers To Begin Indefinite Strike -Daily Times
Nigerian Bulletin
The Benue state chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) is set to begin the mother of all strikes on Thursday. This is sequel to the deduction of its workers June salaries by the state government to enable it pay teachers' minimum wage. Governor ...
Minister declares for Benue gov raceNigerian Tribune
2015: I'll Reconcile Akume, Suswam – OrtomLeadership Newspapers

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Ebola – Obiano Orders 400 PPE for Anambra Health Workers – Vanguard


Vanguard

Ebola - Obiano Orders 400 PPE for Anambra Health Workers
Vanguard
ONITSHA--Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has ordered the state Ministry of Health to acquire at least 400 Personal Protective Equipment, PPE, to prevent health workers in the state from contacting the deadly Ebola virus. Commissioner for Health ...
'Anambra has best road network in Nigeria'Daily Sun
APGA Women Lifts High Congratulate Willie Obiano On Victoryspyghana.com
Obiano Gets 1.1bn Donation To Boost Agric And SecurityCHANNELS
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Nigerians condemn El Rufai over son’s death – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Nigerians condemn El Rufai over son's death
DailyPost Nigeria
Rather than commiserate with former minister, Nasir El Rufai over the loss of one of his sons, who died in a car crash in the early hours of Tuesday, some Nigerians have taken to his facebook page to condemn and mock him. The former minister, known for ...
El-Rufai Loses Son in Auto CrashTHISDAY Live
Jonathan, Governors Condole With el-Rufai Over Son's DeathLeadership Newspapers
Jonathan, governors commiserate with ex-ministerDaily Sun
WorldStage -The News
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2015: Why Jonathan Must Seek Re-election – TAN – Leadership Newspapers


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2015: Why Jonathan Must Seek Re-election – TAN
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A political support group and non-governmental organisation (NGO), Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN), insisted yesterday that there was enough justification for President Goodluck Jonathan's mandate to be renewed, saying his modest ...
Respect the President, Group Cautions the OppositionAllAfrica.com
Why Jonathan must be given a second chance –TANDaily Sun
NGO Plans One Million Jobs in One YrVanguard

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God Loves Nigeria for Sparing Buhari’s Life, Says APC – THISDAY Live


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God Loves Nigeria for Sparing Buhari's Life, Says APC
THISDAY Live
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said God has shown immense love to the country by saving the former Head of State, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), from the hands of the agents of darkness who targeted his convoy in Kaduna last week.
Buhari, Tinubu in closed-door meetingDaily Sun
Bomb Attack: Tinubu, APC chieftains visit Buhari in KadunaLeadership Newspapers
Buhari, Tinubu meet in KadunaNigerian Tribune
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Buhari, Tinubu in closed-door meeting – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

Buhari, Tinubu in closed-door meeting
Daily Sun
Barely a week after former Head of State, General Muhammadu Buhari, escaped bomb attack in Kaduna, he had a closed-door meeting with a frontline leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu in Kaduna yesterday. Tinubu, who was ...

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The politics of abducted Chibok girls – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

The politics of abducted Chibok girls
Daily Sun
Monday, April 14, 2014 will forever remain evergreen and indelible in the annals of Nigerian history. Generations to come will remember the day as one in which decency, civility, innocence and good conscience were murdered. It was the day over 200 ...
#Bringbackourgirls Campaigners Call For More ActionDaily Times Nigeria
Children pray, plead for release of Chibok girlsThe Guardian Nigeria
Political interest, unemployment top perceived causes of terrorism in Nigeria ...WorldStage
BusinessDay -Ghana Broadcasting Corporation
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2015: Group tips Akinjide as PDP gov candidate – Nigerian Tribune


2015: Group tips Akinjide as PDP gov candidate
Nigerian Tribune
A socio-political group based in Ibadan, Youth Progressives Alliance, has said the Minister of State, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Chief Olajumoke Akinjide, is the most qualified politician to win Oyo State governorship seat for the Peoples Democratic Party ...

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National Unity: Lamido Allocates Land To Non-Indigenes – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

National Unity: Lamido Allocates Land To Non-Indigenes
Daily Times Nigeria
Jigawa state governor, Sule Lamido, has allocated plots of land to all tribal groups in the state, with cash donation of N100, 000 each to start developing them. The governor, disclosed this while speaking to indigenes and non-indigenes of the state, led by the ...
Gov. Lamido assures non-indigenes of protectionP.M. News

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#Bringbackourgirls Campaigners Call For More Action – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

#Bringbackourgirls Campaigners Call For More Action
Daily Times Nigeria
The #BringBackOurGirls campaigners, in their Monday sit-out, have called for the rescue of the over 200 girls abducted from their school dormitory in Chibok, Borno State, urged security officials to redouble their efforts in their search and rescue operations.
Political interest, unemployment top perceived causes of terrorism in Nigeria ...WorldStage
Nigerians blame politics, unemployment for terrorism attacks – NOI pollsBusinessDay
Bring Back Our Girls Campaigners Call For ActionCHANNELS

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True Federalism Will Take Away Nigerians Agitations – Ogiogwa – CHANNELS


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True Federalism Will Take Away Nigerians Agitations – Ogiogwa
CHANNELS
Greg Ogiogwa The resolution of the National Conference on the need for Nigeria to practice true federalism has been described as a reliable solution to the disagreements and agitations that have faced the nation in terms of revenue sharing formula.

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CAN Felicitates With Muslim Faithful On Eid-el-Fitr Celebrations – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

CAN Felicitates With Muslim Faithful On Eid-el-Fitr Celebrations
CHANNELS
Ayo-Oritsejafor The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has congratulated the Sultan of Sokoto, Dr Sa'ad Abubakar, and all Muslims on the successful completion of the Ramadan fast and the occasion of the Eid-el-Fitr celebrations. The President of CAN, ...
Kaduna, Kano blasts: A disregard to only 'true God' – CANCodewit World News

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The Way We Are and Our Slow and Stunted Growth – Vanguard


The Way We Are and Our Slow and Stunted Growth
Vanguard
STUDYING Nigeria over the years, it has become easy to identify a pattern of behaviour; that is to say: you will be able to identify a Nigerian anywhere in the world through his or her behaviour. The question therefore is: can the way we are - our culture and ...

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Policeman Dies After Shooting his leg With AK-47 in Aba – Nigerian Bulletin


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Policeman Dies After Shooting his leg With AK-47 in Aba
Nigerian Bulletin
A policeman, Inspector Sunday Mefo, who was attached to the Patrol and Guard, P&G, Aba Central Police Station, Abia State, has died after he accidentally shot himself on the leg. The incident, according to #Vanguard, happened on Sunday at about 10 pm ...
Policeman shoots self dead in AbaDaily Sun

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THE OSUN GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION AND THE STRONG MESSAGE OF … – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

THE OSUN GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION AND THE STRONG MESSAGE OF ...
Osun Defender
In order to keep its people awake to lessons embedded in happenings around them, the Yoruba have a number of sayings that inspire wisdom in caution and action. One of such is: “Iku to n pa ojugba eni, owe nla lo n pa”. Literarily, it means: “when death ...
PDP's end will be ugly – Tinubu360Nobs.com
Why Goodluck Jonathan Is Likely to Win the 2015 Presidential Election By a ...Vanguard
Femi Aribisala: Why Jonathan will win the 2015 elections by a landslideynaija
Leadership Newspapers -BusinessDay -Nigerian Tribune
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Alaafin Accuses Europeans Of Destroying Other Cultures, Traditions – Leadership Newspapers


Alaafin Accuses Europeans Of Destroying Other Cultures, Traditions
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The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, has accused Europeans for deliberately setting out to destroy other people's cultures. Delivering his speech at the 1st Brazil-Nigeria International seminar on “Preserve Shared Cultural Heritage” held at ...
Alaafin charges Brazil, Nigeria to promote African religionNigerian Tribune
Ramadan: Alaafin, Adedoja, Felicitate With MuslimsNigerian Observer

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Ladoja Condemns Plot To Impeach Ajimobi – Leadership Newspapers


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Ladoja Condemns Plot To Impeach Ajimobi
Leadership Newspapers
Former Oyo State governor, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, has condemned the alleged plan by the state lawmakers to impeach the incumbent governor, Abiola Ajimobi, describing it as wrong. Speaking with newsmen in Ibadan yesterday, the leader of Accord Party ...
Accord, not party to Oyo impeachment move -Ladoja360Nobs.com
I'll break 2nd term jinx –AjimobiDaily Sun
I'll contest 2015 gov poll, Ladoja insistsNigerian Tribune
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Chibok girls: Muslim Group urges FG to negotiate with Boko Haram – DailyPost Nigeria


Daily Sun

Chibok girls: Muslim Group urges FG to negotiate with Boko Haram
DailyPost Nigeria
The Muslim Media Watch Group of Nigeria (MMWG) has urged the Federal Government to negotiate with the Boko Haram sect to secure the release of the abducted schoolgirls in Chibok, Borno State. The MMWG, in its Eid-el-Fitr message by its Coordinator, ...
Chibok Girls: Group Wants FG to Negotiate with Boko HaramTHISDAY Live
Chibok Girls: Muslims Group Want FG To Accept NegotiationDaily Times Nigeria

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Counter-Terrorism War Starts in Lagos – Vanguard


Counter-Terrorism War Starts in Lagos
Vanguard
Lagosians were on June 25, 2014, gripped with fear, following an explosion that rocked Apapa area of the state which left in its trail the death of four persons while others were injured. Though report had it that it was a clear case of bomb explosion but the ...

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Nigeria army suffers casualties in Adamawa – Caj News Africa


Caj News Africa

Nigeria army suffers casualties in Adamawa
Caj News Africa
ABUJA – TWO Nigerian soldiers have been killed during an anti-terror operation in Garkida, a community in Gombi Local Government Area of Adamawa State. “No civilian was killed Two Soldiers died in the Operation. More troops have been deployed to ...
Nigeria's Defence says 2 soldiers killed in AdamawaThe News
Boko Haram kills 2 soldiers, 4 others in AdamawaPremium Times
Over 50 People Killed In Adamawa AttackCHANNELS
DailyPost Nigeria
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Fresh Kano Attacks: Two Teenage Female Suicide Bombers Kill 3 – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Fresh Kano Attacks: Two Teenage Female Suicide Bombers Kill 3
Leadership Newspapers
Two female suicide bombers blew themselves off and killed three people, injured seven people and two policemen at separate bomb blasts in Kano yesterday. Kano Police Commissioner, Aljaji Adenrele Shinaba, confirmed that a female wearing explosives ...
Jonathan deplores use of female suicide bombers as Boko Haram's “new low”Premium Times
Pres. Jonathan condemns Kano, Adamawa attacks “wholeheartedly”The News
Jonathan condemns terror attacks in Kano, Adamawa, CameroonP.M. News
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Foundation Condemns The Killing Of Quds Protesters – spyghana.com


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Foundation Condemns The Killing Of Quds Protesters
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In a condolence message sent to the Islamic Movment in Nigeria on 26 of July, 2014, by the Ahlulbait Foundation of South Africa as signed by its National Coordinator, Syed Aftab Haider, the organisation condemns the brutal attack and killing of Muslims by ...
Ahulbait Foundation South Africa Condemns the Killing of Quds Protesters in ZariaAhlul Bayt News Agency - abna.ir

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Kano Hit By Another Explosion – spyghana.com


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Kano Hit By Another Explosion
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wpid-Bomb-blast2.jpg Another explosion has reportedly hit the ancient city of Kano, Northern Nigeria, Global Village Extra can confirm. The explosion which took place a few minutes ago, was reported by the Police Headquarters in the State via its twitter ...
Traders Close Shops in Kaduna Over Bomb ScareCHANNELS
Again, Bomb Rocks Kano, Women, Children Feared DeadDaily Times Nigeria
Nigeria Explosion: 4 Dead, 8 Wounded - PolicePrensa Latina

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Enugu impeachment saga in perspective – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

Enugu impeachment saga in perspective
Daily Sun
Expectedly, the impeachment proceedings commenced by the Enugu State House of Assembly against the Deputy Governor of the State, Mr Sunday Onyebuchi, have continued to generate much attention and attract sundry reactions in both the regular and ...
Impeachment Don Cautions Enugu AssemblyNigerian Observer
Enugu - When a Toothless Deputy Governor Is Further EncircledThe Guardian

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Policeman shoots self dead in Aba – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

Policeman shoots self dead in Aba
Daily Sun
Tragedy struck at the Aba Central Police Station (CPS) in Abia State, when a police inspector attached to the Patrol and Guard (P&G) Unit, allegedly shot himself dead accidentally. This was even as the police in Aba arrested a man for attempting to commit ...

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Sentencing, bail guidelines can address court congestion, says Justice Phillips – The Guardian Nigeria


The Guardian Nigeria

Sentencing, bail guidelines can address court congestion, says Justice Phillips
The Guardian Nigeria
Justice-Phiilips-new After three years at the helm of the Lagos State judiciary as the chief judge of the state, Justice Ayotunde Phillips finally bowed out from the Bench on Friday July 26, 2014 on attainment of the mandatory 65 years in service. Before she ...

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Beredugo: Resolving derivation once and for all – The Guardian Nigeria


Beredugo: Resolving derivation once and for all
The Guardian Nigeria
IT has been said that the worst person to deceive is oneself. Without a doubt, it is lingering conflicts, disputes, recurrent divergences threatening the very life and soul of Nigeria that have prompted the National Conference. If we must be wholly honest with ...

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Kano bomb blasts: Police nabs five suspects – DailyPost Nigeria


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Kano bomb blasts: Police nabs five suspects
DailyPost Nigeria
At least, five persons have been arrested in connection with various bomb attacks in the city of Kano yesterday. A statement by the force PPRO, Frank Mba says two of the suspects were arrested in connection with the foiled bomb attack at Isyaku Rabiu ...
Nigeria Police Avert Car Bombing Of Kano MosqueSaharaReporters.com
Police on full alert after Kano terror attacksCaj News Africa
Police Arrest Five Suspects Over Kano Terror AttacksAllAfrica.com
Osun Defender -Nigerian Tribune -CHANNELS
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Bring Back Our Girls Campaigners Call For Action – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Bring Back Our Girls Campaigners Call For Action
CHANNELS
Chibok-girls-BringBackOurGirls In their Monday sit-out, the Bring Back Our Girls campaigners calling for the rescue of the over 200 girls abducted from their school dormitory in Chibok, Borno State, urged security officials to redouble their efforts in their search ...

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3 Killed In Kano Suicide Attack – CHANNELS


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3 Killed In Kano Suicide Attack
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bomb-explosion1 A suicide bomber and three others have been confirmed dead following a bomb explosion at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Mega Filling Station, in Hotoro area, along Maiduguri Road, Kano. The bomb went off about ...
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National Conference to reconvene on 11 August
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The management of Nigeria National Conference has announced that delegates will now reconvene on Monday 11 August to ratify the report of the Conference. This is one week extension from 4 August the delegates were told they will be called back to ...
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Pray For Nigeria's Peace, Governor Orji Tells Muslims
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Theodore Orji The Abia State Governor Theodore Orji has urged Muslim faithful to use the occasion of the Eid-el-Fitri celebration to elicit love and unity for the overall progress of Nigeria and continue to pray for the peaceful coexistence. Governor Orji's call for ...
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Sultan Confirms Sighting of New Moon, Declares Today Sallah – AllAfrica.com


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Sultan Confirms Sighting of New Moon, Declares Today Sallah
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The Sultan of Sokoto and President General, Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) Alhaji Sa'ad Abubakar III yesterday confirmed the sighting of new moon of Shawwal in some parts of the northern states. The Sultan, who admonished all ...
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El-Zakzaky: Atiku Calls For Thorough Investigation
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Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has called for thorough investigation by military authorities of the alleged shooting of protesting followers of Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky. Atiku, who made the call Sunday via his Twitter handle @atiku, expressed shock ...
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Court Affirms Chief Obiano As Gov For Anambra – spyghana.com


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Court Affirms Chief Obiano As Gov For Anambra
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The Court of Appeal sitting in Enugu has unanimously affirmed the judgment of the Justice Ishaq Bello-led Governorship Election Petition Tribunal Awka on June 24, 2014, which upheld the election of Chief Willie Obiano of the All Progressives Grand Alliance ...
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Sayyid Zakzaky Becomes Brigadier General
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Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky named Brigadier General S. Okuh, C.O. Engineer of Bassawa Military Barrack in Zaria Kaduna state as one who furiously shoot his children. SAYYID IBRAHIM YAQUB ZAKZAKY.
Soldiers Killed 35 Victims in Zaria, Says El - Zak ZakiThe Guardian
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Makurdi – Abuja Flights Begin August 1 – AllAfrica.com


Makurdi - Abuja Flights Begin August 1
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Makurdi — The Benue State government has given approval to Overland Airlines to commence scheduled passenger services from Makurdi to Abuja. Information Commissioner Justine Amase, who disclosed this to newsmen in Makurdi, said the decision was ...

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Kaduna bomb attacks: Nigeria would have been in turmoil if Buhari was killed … – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Kaduna bomb attacks: Nigeria would have been in turmoil if Buhari was killed ...
DailyPost Nigeria
Goodluck-Jonathan2 President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday admitted that Nigeria would have been in a crossroad if former Head of State, Maj.Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) and Islamic cleric, Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi, were killed in the bomb explosions ...
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Osun Defender

INSECURITY IN NIGERIA: Nigeria's unity not negotiable – Gov Aliyu
Osun Defender
Minna—THE Governor of Niger State and Chairman, Northern Governors Forum, Mua'zu Babangida Aliyu, has called on Nigerians to unite and fight terrorism confronting the nation instead of allowing it to divide them, saying Nigeria's unity was not negotiable ...

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DailyPost Nigeria

“You have a hand in the murder of my mentor, Bola Ige” – Lagbaja rejects ...
DailyPost Nigeria
lagbaja Masked-musician, Bisade Ologunde, aka Lagbaja, at the weekend reportedly rejected an offer by the Iyiola Omisore Campaign Organisation to perform at the grand reception of President Goodluck Jonathan's scheduled visit in Osogbo, Osun State, ...
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Impeachment - Noose Tightens Around Almakura, As CJ Sets Up Seven-Man ...
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Umaru Tanko Almakura's days as governor of Nasarawa State may be numbered as the state's Chief Judge, Justice Suleiman Umar Dikko yesterday finally sets up a seven-man committee to investigate the alleged gross misconduct and misappropriation ...
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Impeachment: Jonathan hasn't asked Nasarawa lawmakers to drop action— Iliya ...Nigerian Bulletin
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Newsweek

The Hunt for Boko Haram: On the Trail of the Killers Tearing Nigeria Apart
Newsweek
It's several weeks since the Islamist militants of Boko Haram kidnapped an entire girls' school in northeastern Nigeria and the general wants me to see what he's up against. He invites me to his office in the capital, Abuja, and opens his laptop. The general ...
Borno: “I saw thousands of Christians, Muslims trekking to Eid grounds, churches ...DailyPost Nigeria
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LG boss appeals to Jonathan, Fashola for intervention – BusinessDay


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LG boss appeals to Jonathan, Fashola for intervention
BusinessDay
Ayodele Adewale, the chairman of Amuwo Odofin Local Govern¬ment Area of Lagos State, has made a passionate ap¬peal to President Goodluck Jonathan and Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State to intervene in the situation in the local ...
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BusinessDay
Vice President Namadi Sambo has urged Nigeri¬ans to sustain their prayers for peace and stability in the country. Sambo made the call in Abuja on Sunday while field¬ing questions from newsmen after the Eid-el-Fitr prayer. “We extend our sincere ...

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Sambo Calls for Sustained Prayers for Unity – Vanguard


Sambo Calls for Sustained Prayers for Unity
Vanguard
Vice-President Namadi Sambo has urged Nigerians to sustain their prayers for peace and stability in the country. Sambo made the call in Abuja on Sunday while fielding questions from newsmen after the Eid-el-Fitr prayer. "We extend our sincere happiness ...

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PDP preaches peace at end of Ramadan – Caj News Africa


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PDP preaches peace at end of Ramadan
Caj News Africa
ABUJA – THE National Working Committee (NWC) of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) has urged Nigerians to use this year's Eid-El Fitri to embrace peace. The party, in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh, urged Nigerians ...
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Confab – We Were All Grandstanding – Prof. Abc Nwosu – Vanguard


Confab - We Were All Grandstanding - Prof. Abc Nwosu
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Erstwhile Political Adviser to President Olusegun Obasanjo, erstwhile Minister of Health, Prof. Alphonsus Nwosu, was one of the principal founders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, joining from the Peoples National Front, PNF where he was national ...

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Nigeria’s Unity Not Negotiable – Gov Aliyu – Vanguard


CHANNELS

Nigeria's Unity Not Negotiable - Gov Aliyu
Vanguard
Minna--THE Governor of Niger State and Chairman, Northern Governors Forum, Mua'zu Babangida Aliyu, has called on Nigerians to unite and fight terrorism confronting the nation instead of allowing it to divide them, saying Nigeria's unity was not negotiable.
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Bella Naija

This is How Gov. Rochas Okorocha Keeps Fit
Bella Naija
You saw the work out clip of President Obama, so it is good to know that our government officials are also trying their best in keeping themselves fit. Governor of Imo state Rochas Okorocha urged Nigerians to keep fit by sending out a photo of himself riding a ...
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2015: APC, PDP in fresh battle for Lagos – The Punch


The Punch

2015: APC, PDP in fresh battle for Lagos
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They are noticeable around the old tollgate area along Lagos-Ibadan expressway. Clad in black shirts with the inscription, FERCSARA, they are young men and women working with the Federal Roads Committee on Surveillance and Action against Roadside ...
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The Express Tribune

Trying times: IGP tries to bolster police conf idence at darbar
The Express Tribune
IGP Nasir Khan Durrani took time out to appreciate the efforts of the Peshawar police for spearheading the reforms agenda within the department and working during extremely trying times. “It is an honour for me to command a force consisting of such valiant ...
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Edo redeems pledge to Christian community – WorldStage


WorldStage

Edo redeems pledge to Christian community
WorldStage
Edo State Government has redeemed its pledge to provide a bus for the use of the Christian Association of Nigeria, and the pledge to help in the building of the Association's secretariat. While redeeming the pledge by presenting the keys of a 33-seater ...
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Eid el-Fitri: Northern Governors Say Nigeria’s Continued Existence Not Negotiable – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Eid el-Fitri: Northern Governors Say Nigeria's Continued Existence Not Negotiable
CHANNELS
Gov Babangida-Aliyu-480x300 The Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF) has urged Nigerians to work towards the continuous existence of Nigeria adding that this is not negotiable. The Chairman of the forum and Governor of Niger State, Babangida ...

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Boko Haram militants seize Cameroon vice PM’s wife – Cameroon military … – Reuters Africa


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Boko Haram militants seize Cameroon vice PM's wife - Cameroon military ...
Reuters Africa
YAOUNDE, July 27 (Reuters) - Boko Haram militants attacked Kolofata, a town in Cameroon's Far North Region near Nigeria, on Sunday and seized several people including the wife of Cameroon's Vice Prime Minister Amadou Ali, a military commander in the ...
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Eid El-Fitr: Senate President Seeks Citizens’ Collective Action Against Terrorists – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Eid El-Fitr: Senate President Seeks Citizens' Collective Action Against Terrorists
CHANNELS
David Mark The Nigerian Senate President, David Mark, has sent a message of felicitation to Muslim faithful in Nigeria as they join the rest of the world to celebrate the 2014 Eid El-Fitr, marking the end of the Ramadan fast. Senator Mark, in a goodwill ...
Mark Urges Collective Action Against TerrorismThe Guardian Nigeria

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Don’t be cowed by terrorism, Jonathan tells Nigerians after Ramadan – Premium Times


Osun Defender

Don't be cowed by terrorism, Jonathan tells Nigerians after Ramadan
Premium Times
As Muslims around the world celebrate Eid-el-Fitri, which marks the end of Ramadan fasting, President Goodluck Jonathan called on Nigerians Saturday to portray love, honesty and piety in dealing with one another as taught by the Prophet Mohammed.
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Don’t be cowed by terrorism, Jonathan tells Nigerians after Ramadan – Premium Times


CHANNELS

Don't be cowed by terrorism, Jonathan tells Nigerians after Ramadan
Premium Times
As Muslims around the world celebrate Eid-el-Fitri, which marks the end of Ramadan fasting, President Goodluck Jonathan called on Nigerians Saturday to portray love, honesty and piety in dealing with one another as taught by the Prophet Mohammed.
Jonathan Urges Nigerians To Remain Resolute, PrayerfulThe Guardian Nigeria
Terrorists won't deter us from transforming Nigeria – Jonathan360Nobs.com
Remain Unwaveringly Committed To Peace, Jonathan Tells NigeriansCHANNELS
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Boko Haram: Maiduguri Residents Remain Indoor During Sallah – THISDAY Live


Boko Haram: Maiduguri Residents Remain Indoor During Sallah
THISDAY Live
There is increased security alert in Maiduguri, the birthplace of Boko Haram with heavy security checkpoints in the troubled town as the military and security agencies take precaution to ward off anticipated attack on the town by the terrorist group during the ...

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Security Situation In Dambua Worries Bring Back Our Girls Campaigners – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Security Situation In Dambua Worries Bring Back Our Girls Campaigners
CHANNELS
Chibok-girls-BringBackOurGirls The 'Bring Back Our Girls' campaign group in Abuja has expressed concern over the security situation in Dambua where residents have fled the community to Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State and Gombe State after an ...
Boko Haram: Patience Jonathan expresses worry over Chibok girlsDailyPost Nigeria
Chibok Girls: Secondary school students mark 100 days of abduction in IbadanThe Nation Newspaper
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How Madam Patience Jonathan Lied Against Me ––Amaechi [ARCHIVE] – Nigerian Bulletin


How Madam Patience Jonathan Lied Against Me ––Amaechi [ARCHIVE]
Nigerian Bulletin
he Rivers State Governor and Chairman of the Nigeria Governors' Forum, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, on Friday said the wife of the President, Mrs. Patience Jonathan, lied against him in her public account of the issues that snowballed into the misunderstanding ...

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"I was sentenced to Death for Failing to Bribe Policeman N200" – Nigerian Bulletin


"I was sentenced to Death for Failing to Bribe Policeman N200"
Nigerian Bulletin
Recounting the grisly experiences he had in prison for more than 23 years on death row, Calistus Ike's face was a grimace of pain and sadness. Prior to 1989, he had dreamt of becoming a very successful business man. Little did he know that he was going to ...

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Presidency Urges Collective Action Against Insurgency – The Guardian Nigeria


Presidency Urges Collective Action Against Insurgency
The Guardian Nigeria
THE presidency Friday in Abuja appealed to the political class to stop the blame game and politicising of the security challenges in the country and close ranks to tackle them. Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, Prof. Rufai Ahmed Alkali, who ...

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I’ll stop child abuse, trafficking — Nnadi, Miss Nigeria 2014 – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

I'll stop child abuse, trafficking — Nnadi, Miss Nigeria 2014
Nigerian Tribune
nnadi-iheoma Iheoma Nnadi outshone 29 other beautiful damsels that represented various states in Nigeria, at the grand finale of the 27th edition of the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN) contest. The event, which took place on Friday, July 18, in Bayelsa ...
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Nigerian fraudster arrested over $6m internet jobs scam – The Independent


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Nigerian fraudster arrested over $6m internet jobs scam
The Independent
Nigerian security forces say they have arrested a suspected internet fraudster accused of stealing nearly $6m (£3.5m) from people who thought they were paying to apply for civil service jobs. Emmanuel Okeh, a spokesman for the Nigeria Security and Civil ...
Man arrested in $6m Nigerian Facebook fraudTheChronicleHerald.ca
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Kaduna Bombing: IGP Sets Up High-Powered Investigation Team – CHANNELS


CHANNELS

Kaduna Bombing: IGP Sets Up High-Powered Investigation Team
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abubakar 1 The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar, has instituted a high-powered investigation team made up of seasoned investigators to unearth the perpetrators of the recent bomb attack in Kaduna. The team of investigators, which is ...
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Nigeria nabs accused $6 million Facebook fraudster – Washington Post


Nigeria nabs accused $6 million Facebook fraudster
Washington Post
ABUJA, Nigeria — Nigerian security forces say they have arrested a suspected internet fraudster accused of stealing nearly $6 million from people who thought were paying fees to apply for government jobs. Emmanuel Okeh, a spokesman for the Nigeria ...

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APC Chairman Advises Politicians To Shun Disruptive Utterances – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

APC Chairman Advises Politicians To Shun Disruptive Utterances
Daily Times Nigeria
National Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC), Chife Odigie Oyegun, has advised politicians to shun utterances that could disrupt peaceful co-existence among the different ethnic nationalities in the country. Oyegun gave the advice in Abuja on ...
Oyegun advises politicians against unguarded utterancesThe News
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Labour Faults Okonjo-Iweala Over Alleged N1.8tn Salary Bill – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

Labour Faults Okonjo-Iweala Over Alleged N1.8tn Salary Bill
Daily Times Nigeria
Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN), Thursday faulted the Coordinating Minister of the Economy and Finance Minister, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, over recent claims that N1.8 trillion was being spent annually on wages in the public service, ...
Civil Servants question Okonjo-Iweala over Alleged N1.8 Trillion Salary ...Bella Naija
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Tribute to a Titan – Vanguard


The Nation Newspaper

Tribute to a Titan
Vanguard
Iwas absolutely devastated when I heard, at the beginning of this week, that my former boss, Dr Rilwanu Lukman, had died in Vienna, following a prolonged period of ill health. And my profound sorrow about the passing of this globally revered Nigerian is ...
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Kogi/Lokoja – I’m the Beautiful Bride – Akawo – Vanguard


Kogi/Lokoja - I'm the Beautiful Bride - Akawo
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Salihu Akawo a former commissioner in Kogi State presently represents Kogi Constituency in the Kogi State House of Assembly and is an aspirant for the Lokoja/Kogi Federal Constituency seat in the House of Representatives. In this interview he ventilates on ...

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Task Before Obanikoro – AllAfrica.com


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Task Before Obanikoro
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DEAR Honourable Minister, we greet you in the name of Allah, the most merciful. We hope this letter meets you well. We also hope that this letter, considering that we didn't send it to you directly, does not come as a shock or surprise. We figured that it was ...
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Desperate Politicians Behind Attack – Junaid Mohammed – AllAfrica.com


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Desperate Politicians Behind Attack - Junaid Mohammed
AllAfrica.com
Yenagoa — A member of northern delegates at the National Conference, Dr. Junaid Mohammed, has accused desperate Abuja politicians for the attempted assassination of General Muhammadu Buhari through bomb blast in Kaduna on Wednesday.
Kaduna death toll hits 110 as bomber strikes in KanoThe Nation Newspaper
Boko Haram kills royal father, 11 others in BornoDaily Sun
I don't know why they want me dead —BuhariNigerian Tribune
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Insurgency: This blo: •More condemnations trail attack – Codewit World News


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Insurgency: This blo: •More condemnations trail attack
Codewit World News
Former military President, Ibrahim Babangida, on Thursday queued behind people who have condemned Wednesday's twin bomb blasts suspected to have been targeted at ex-military Head of State, Muhammadu Buhari, and an Islamic cleric, Sheik Dahiru ...
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Sallah : Police Ready To Provide Security, Says AIG – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

Sallah : Police Ready To Provide Security, Says AIG
Daily Times Nigeria
Alhaji Bala Hassan, the Assistant Inspector General of Police ( AIG) In charge of Zone10, said in Sokoto on Thursday that elaborate security measures had been put in place to ensure hitch-free Sallah celebration. Hassan said that the three commissioners of ...

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Jonathan’s $1bn loan request: Why it should be rejected – Fasehun tells Nigerians – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Jonathan's $1bn loan request: Why it should be rejected – Fasehun tells Nigerians
Osun Defender
The Founder of the Oodua Peoples Congress, Dr. Fredrick Fasehun, has urged Nigerians to reject the request by President Goodluck Jonathan for a loan of $1bn to fight insecurity. While speaking with journalists in Lagos on Thursday, Fasehun, who is also ...
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Chibok Girls: We are Trying to Avoid the Chechnya – THISDAY Live


Nigerian Tribune

Chibok Girls: We are Trying to Avoid the Chechnya
THISDAY Live
The need to avoid a repeat of the 2004 experience when 300 children were killed in an attempt by Russians to free hostages held by Chechens in the North Caucasus region of Russia is responsible for the seemingly slow process of rescuing the over 200 ...
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