Monthly Archives: September 2014

Nigeria has Nothing to Celebrate on Independence Day – Bola Tinubu – Bella Naija


Bella Naija

Nigeria has Nothing to Celebrate on Independence Day – Bola Tinubu
Bella Naija
Bola Tinubu BellaNaija Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, former governor of Lagos State, has stated that Nigeria has nothing to celebrate on Independence Day, as “the nation has not flourished.” Tinubu expressed his thoughts on the matter on Monday via a statement ...
Tinubu calls for 'common sense' revolution over PDP's misruleDailyPost Nigeria
Tinubu Calls For Common Sense Revolution in NigeriaNigerian Bulletin
Lagos 2015 - PDP's Desperate MovesVanguard
Osun Defender -BusinessDay
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Boko Haram Wreak Havoc In Adamawa, as there is no single soldier in Michika – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

Boko Haram Wreak Havoc In Adamawa, as there is no single soldier in Michika
Daily Sun
Latest reports from Michika local government area of Adamawa state, northern Nigeria, informed that no fewer than 500 houses have been destroyed in Kubi and Watu villages by Boko Haram insurgents. According to Vanguard report, the dreaded Islamist ...
Boko Haram Kills Scores, Burn 540 Houses In MichikaSaharaReporters.com
Boko Haram Unchained: With No Soldiers Present, Terrorists Destroy 500 ...Nigerian Bulletin
Boko Haram Unleashes Terror in Adamawa AgainVanguard
AllAfrica.com
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Galadiman Kano Laid to Rest – AllAfrica.com


The Streetjournal

Galadiman Kano Laid to Rest
AllAfrica.com
Kano — A mammoth crowd yesterday attended the burial of Galadiman Kano, Alhaji Tijjani Hashim, who died at age of 79 at his Abuja residence. Funeral prayers for the late powerful member of the Kano Emirate Council were led by Chief Imam Prof Sani ...
President Jonathan,VP Sambo,Northern Governors Mourn Galadiman KanoNigerian Bulletin
NIGERIA: Galadiman Kano, Tijjani Hashim, Dies at 82Codewit World News
Galadiman Kano, Tijjani Hashim, Dies at 82THISDAY Live
Daily Times Nigeria
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Believe in the Unity of Nigeria, Okorocha Urges Nigerians – Vanguard


Daily Sun

Believe in the Unity of Nigeria, Okorocha Urges Nigerians
Vanguard
Owerri — Imo State Governor, Chief Rochas Okorocha, has called on the citizenry to resist the attempts by certain political leaders to use religion and other ethnic considerations to divide them and achieve their personal goals. Okorocha made the passionate ...
2015: Ideato South elders endorse Okorocha for 2nd termDaily Sun
Dont divide Nigeria through religion, ethnicity – Okorocha warns politiciansOsun Defender
Okorocha urges Nigerians to resist attempts to divide them with religion, ethnic ...WorldStage

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‘Ekiti Court Attack a National Embarrassment’ – AllAfrica.com


The Guardian Nigeria

'Ekiti Court Attack a National Embarrassment'
AllAfrica.com
The Human Rights Agenda Network (HRAN) has said that the failure of security agents to stop the attacks on the Ekiti State judiciary was a national embarrassment which behoves on the relevant authorities to immediately commence serious disciplinary ...
Dealing with issue of invasion of Ekiti judiciary, attacks on judges, by NBA, AJ ...The Guardian Nigeria
CNPP outraged over tragic assault on temple of justicespyghana.com
Intimidating the judiciary in EkitiOsun Defender

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Why I Leased My Jet, By Ayo Oritsejafor – AllAfrica.com


The Nation Newspaper

Why I Leased My Jet, By Ayo Oritsejafor
AllAfrica.com
Kaduna — President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Pastor Ayo Oristejafor yesterday reiterated that he is not a party to the $9.3 million arms cash saga even though he owns the jet that ferried the money to South Africa earlier this month. He also ...
I know nothing about $9.3m; my jet is not a gift from Jonathan – OrtisejaforDailyPost Nigeria
“I will not tarnish the image of Jesus Christ” – Ayo Oritsejafor explains why he ...ynaija
'Leave Oritsejafor, Joshua, Oyakhilome for God'The Guardian
THISDAY Live -Osun Defender
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Hajj pilgrims denounce ISIS ‘virus’ – The Daily Star


The Daily Star

Hajj pilgrims denounce ISIS 'virus'
The Daily Star
Muslim pilgrims arrive for a prayer at Mecca's Grand Mosque, home of the cube-shaped Kaaba or "House of God" that Muslims believe was built by Abraham 4,000 years ago, on September 29, 2014 as hundreds of thousands of Muslim worshipers started ...
Over 98000 Pilgrims Denied Entry To MeccaBernama
10 Nigerian pilgrims die in MeccaDailyPost Nigeria
10 Nigerian Pilgrims Die in S'ArabiaDaily Times Nigeria
Shanghai Daily (subscription) -Aquila Style -haveeruonline
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Nigeria Must Have An Igbo President After Jonathan -Ohaneze – Nigerian Bulletin


Daily Sun

Nigeria Must Have An Igbo President After Jonathan -Ohaneze
Nigerian Bulletin
Ohanaeze Ndigbo, on Monday stated that an Igbo must rule Nigeria after President Goodluck Jonathan's tenure. According to THE SUN, speaking at the Igbo Day 2014 celebration held at Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka, President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, ...
World Igbo Day Receive Low Turn Outspyghana.com
Ohanaeze Ndigbo Demands N2.4tn Reparation from FGTHISDAY Live
Ohanaeze urges INEC to cancel new polling unitsDaily Sun
The Guardian
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Taxi Driver, Traffic Warden, Steward Rewarded with Houses, National Honours – THISDAY Live


CHANNELS

Taxi Driver, Traffic Warden, Steward Rewarded with Houses, National Honours
THISDAY Live
In recognition of their service to their fatherland, an honest taxi driver, a hardworking traffic warden and the chief steward in the presidency who had served nine presidents, were awarded National Honours and given brand new homes in the Federal Capital ...
National Honours: Jonathan Gives Houses To Cook, Driver, OthersLeadership Newspapers
Jonathan presents national honours, wants recipients to inspire Nigerians to ...WorldStage
Nigeria At 54: Jonathan Honours 313 CitizensCHANNELS
The News -The Punch
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Oyo 2015 – Real Progressives ‘Re Ashamed of APC – Owolabi – Vanguard


Vanguard

Oyo 2015 - Real Progressives 'Re Ashamed of APC - Owolabi
Vanguard
Dr. Babalola Owolabi, medical doctor, politician and administrator, was commissioner for health in the immediate past administration of Otunba Adebayo Alao-Akala in Oyo State. In this interview, Owolabi bares his mind on why he wants to be the next ...
2015: Adedoja picks Oyo guber formDaily Sun

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N1.1bn Fuel Subsidy Fraud: Court Summons Witness – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

N1.1bn Fuel Subsidy Fraud: Court Summons Witness
Leadership Newspapers
Justice Lateefat Okunnu of the Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja yesterday summoned a prosecution witness, Kehinde Akinmoloya to appear before her, to testify in the trial of an oil marketer, Opeyemi Ajuyah, accused of N1.1 billion fuel subsidy fraud.
'N1.1b subsidy fraud': Court summons EFCC's witnessThe Nation Newspaper
Subsidy trial: Court issues bench warrant against witnessNigerian Tribune
Oil Subsidy Fraud Trial ResumesAllAfrica.com

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Ebola: Lagos Assures On Funds For Research – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Ebola: Lagos Assures On Funds For Research
Leadership Newspapers
Lagos State governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola yesterday said the state government is prepared to provide funds required to research into measures that can lead to finding cure for the deadly Ebola Virus disease (EVD). Fashola gave the assurance during the ...
Lagos ready to fund research on EbolaDaily Sun
Fashola approves N142m research grant to find cure for EbolaWorldStage

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2015: It’s An Honour To Serve My People – David Mark – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

2015: It's An Honour To Serve My People – David Mark
Leadership Newspapers
Senate President David Mark has assured that he will continue to advance the course of peace, unity and progress of Nigeria, no matter the circumstances, saying he was honoured to work for his people.. Senator Mark, in a statement issued by his chief press ...
2015: I have no reason to fail —Mark •As his constituency endorses him as sole ...Nigerian Tribune
Like Jonathan, Mark also gets sole ticket for senateThe News
2015: PDP stakeholders in Benue south endorses Mark as sole candidateWorldStage
DailyPost Nigeria -spyghana.com
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GEJ endorsement: Why it’s good for democracy – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

GEJ endorsement: Why it's good for democracy
Daily Sun
A former President of the United States,Mr.Gerald R.Ford wrote in his autobiography entitled:A Time to Heal,that the presidency and the Vice presidency were “not prizes to be won but a duty to be done”. He argued that it was not the power and glamour of the ...
'Another four years of Jonathan's rule disastrous'The Guardian Nigeria
Why I moved motion for adoption of Jonathan —Ex-PDP chairmanNigerian Tribune
NewsReel 29/9/14 - Ikimi warns of danger in allowing APC take powerNigeria Master Web
DailyPost Nigeria
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2015: Adedoja picks Oyo guber form – Daily Sun


2015: Adedoja picks Oyo guber form
Daily Sun
Former Minister of Sports and Special Duties, Prof. Taoheed Adedoja, yesterday picked an expression of interest form of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State to contest the 2015 governorship election in the state.This brought to eight the number ...

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2 in court for defrauding bureau de change owner – Nigerian Tribune


2 in court for defrauding bureau de change owner
Nigerian Tribune
Two businessmen, Noma Mohammed, 41 and Kabiru Mohammed, 32, were on Monday, brought before a Lagos Magistrate's Court sitting at Igbosere for allegedly defrauding a bureau de change owner of 50,000 US Dollars (N9.2million). The businessmen ...
Two men arraigned for N8.4million 'Bureau de Change' scamynaija

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5 vehicles, shops burnt over Dei Dei Market crisis – Nigerian Tribune


DailyPost Nigeria

5 vehicles, shops burnt over Dei Dei Market crisis
Nigerian Tribune
PANDEMONIUM broke out at Dei-Dei, Abuja, on Monday, as about five vehicles and shops were razed, following an accident involving a motorcyclist in the area. The crisis, according to an eyewitness, started after a motorcyclist allegedly knocked down a ...
Details: How Little Accident Turned Into A Violent Riot In Abuja, Claiming ...Osun Defender
More than five persons killed in Abujaspyghana.com
Five Die In Abuja Riot, 30 Vehicles VandalizedThe Streetjournal

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Orji dedicates National Award to Abians, vows to work harder – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Orji dedicates National Award to Abians, vows to work harder
DailyPost Nigeria
image Abia State Governor, Chief Theodore Orji has dedicated the Commander of the Order of the Niger (CON) award conferred on him by President Goodluck Jonathan to Abians for their support to the policies and programmes of his administration. Orji who ...
Ihediwa - Tale of Former and Incumbent GovernorThe Guardian
The Abia Car Gift RegimeAllAfrica.com
No to National Honour for TA OrjiDaily Sun
Daily Times Nigeria -THISDAY Live
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Edo assembly passes N159.3bn budget – The Punch


Bella Naija

Edo assembly passes N159.3bn budget
The Punch
The Edo State House of Assembly on Monday passed the 2015 budget estimates of N159.3bn into law. The 15-member house, led by the Speaker, Uyi Igbe, also shored up the 2015 appropriation bill with about N3bn after consideration. It would be recalled ...
Edo lawmakers pass 2015 budgetThe Nation Newspaper
Edo Assembly Passes N159.3 Billion Budget for 2015 Fiscal YearBella Naija

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Ikuforiji: CACOL Asks EFCC to Ensure Water-Tight Evidence Before Proceeding … – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

Ikuforiji: CACOL Asks EFCC to Ensure Water-Tight Evidence Before Proceeding ...
Daily Times Nigeria
The Coalition Against Corrupt Leaders (CACOL) has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to ensure water-tight evidence before charging any of its cases to court to avoid losing out. This call was necessitated by the judgment of ...
Ikuforiji: We've been vindicated – Lagos House of AssemblyDaily Sun
My acquital, victory for democracy — IkuforijiNigerian Tribune
Lagos Assembly hails Ikuforiji's acquittal by courtWorldStage

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Chibok: Pregnant Girl Abandoned By Boko Haram Moved – Daily Sun


Osun Defender

Chibok: Pregnant Girl Abandoned By Boko Haram Moved
Daily Sun
Susanna Ishaya, the Chibok girl who was found wandering in the bush after being abandoned by Boko Haram has been moved to an undisclosed location Abuja for treatment. It was gathered that she was moved on Saturday from the Police Hospital in Yola ...
Impregnated Chibok girl moved to AbujaDailyPost Nigeria
Freed Chibok Girl in Military Custody in AbujaCodewit World News
"Pregnant" Chibok Schoolgirl Now in Military Custody"Premium Times

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Locals to be more united in confronting challenges facing Nigeria – spyghana.com


spyghana.com

Locals to be more united in confronting challenges facing Nigeria
spyghana.com
Ahead of the 54th independence celebration, Delta State Governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan, has urged locals to be more united in confronting the challenges facing the country. The governor made the plea during an inter-denominational thanksgiving service ...
Uduaghan Has Taken Delta to New Heights - EromedogheneAllAfrica.com
Uduaghan preaches unityNigerian Tribune

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Tension In Ekiti As Police Make Mass Arrests, Deploy Mopol – The Streetjournal


The Streetjournal

Tension In Ekiti As Police Make Mass Arrests, Deploy Mopol
The Streetjournal
Palpable fears and apprehension now grip the people of Ekiti State, as the Police have swung into action in a mass arrest of those suspected to be behind the orgy of violence in the state. Those arrested over the weekend, The Street Journal gathered, will be ...
EKiti Crisis Latest: Panic All Over The State Capital As News Of Revenge Attack ...Osun Defender
Low Turnout in Churches, As Tension Persists in EkitiAllAfrica.com
Ekiti Crisis - Tension As Police Make Mass Arrests, Deploy MopolVanguard
Nigerian Tribune -Daily Sun
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2015: Kwankwaso explains why he wants to rule Nigeria – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

2015: Kwankwaso explains why he wants to rule Nigeria
DailyPost Nigeria
gov_rabiukwankwaso1 Kano State Governor, Alhaji Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso has explained why he wants to become the next President of Nigeria in the next election. The Governor says he wants to take over leadership of the country in 2015 to enable him ...
Why I Want to Be President in 2015 - KwankwasoVanguard
Presidential candidate: APC must be careful —ChieftainNigerian Tribune

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Reps Deny Voting Against Debate on U.S.$9.3 Million Arms Purchase – The Guardian


Leadership Newspapers

Reps Deny Voting Against Debate on U.S.$9.3 Million Arms Purchase
The Guardian
Abuja — MEMBERS of the House of Representatives have denied their alleged attempt to manipulate proceedings last week to prevent the debate on a motion seeking to probe the $9.3 million smuggled into South Africa by two Nigerians and an Israeli, ...
$9.3m scandal: Shut up if you don't how legislature operates – Reps replies Lai ...DailyPost Nigeria
We're in order for killing motion on controversial $9.3m arms deal —RepsNigerian Tribune
'Ihedioha Didn't Block Reps Probe Of $9.3m Arms Deal 'Leadership Newspapers

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IBB, Abacha, Gowon, Jonathan, others killed Northern Nigeria – Shehu Sani – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

IBB, Abacha, Gowon, Jonathan, others killed Northern Nigeria – Shehu Sani
DailyPost Nigeria
Shehu-Sani The ongoing problems currently tearing the northern part of the country apart were engineered by ex Heads of State, Ibrahim Babangida, Sani Abacha, Goodluck Jonathan and other leaders from the region, President, Civil Rights Congress of ...
IBB, Abacha, Jonathan, others responsible for North problems – Shehu SaniOsun Defender
Shehu Sani blames Northern leaders, Jonathan for north's woesWorldStage

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2015 – New Polling Units Not Even Enough for the North – AllAfrica.com


Daily Sun

2015 - New Polling Units Not Even Enough for the North
AllAfrica.com
The controversy surrounding the allocation of new polling units (PUs) and call for the resignation or sack of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Prof. Attahiru Jega is needless as the North even deserves more PUs than what was allocated to it ...
Ensure displaced Nigerians vote in 2015, US tells INECNigerian Tribune
2015: Northerners Have Little Confidence On INEC – Research FindingLeadership Newspapers
2015: US electoral security expert tasks INEC, political parties on peaceful pollsDaily Sun
The Punch -Daily Times Nigeria
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Attack on Ekiti Judge: CNPP condemns role of Police – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Attack on Ekiti Judge: CNPP condemns role of Police
DailyPost Nigeria
image The Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP ) on Sunday said it is outraged over the desecration and tragic assault on the temple of justice in Ekiti State on 22nd and 25th September, 2014. DailyPost recalls that the incident resulted to the ...
Ekiti Crisis: CNPP W: More reactions yesterday traileCodewit World News
CNPP condemns assault on Ekiti high court judgeThe Punch
Ekiti crisis: CNPP condemns attack on judge, wants CJN to relocate courts to AbujaWorldStage
The Streetjournal -Nigerian Bulletin
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EKiti Crisis Latest: Panic All Over The State Capital As News Of Revenge Attack … – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

EKiti Crisis Latest: Panic All Over The State Capital As News Of Revenge Attack ...
Osun Defender
There was tension in Ekiti State on Sunday as the news of a reprisal attack by suspected members of the Road Transport Employees Association of Nigeria spread in the state capital, Ado-Ekiti. This is coming on the heels of fresh allegation by the Peoples ...
Low Turnout in Churches, As Tension Persists in EkitiAllAfrica.com
Police on red alert in Ekiti •Over planned reprisals •Vehicles, pedestrians to be ...Nigerian Tribune
Ekiti mayhem: Soldiers, police foil reprisal attackDaily Sun

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Return of bodies will take time – Independent Online


Independent Online

Return of bodies will take time
Independent Online
IOL pic sep29 nigeria church collapse Associated Press A rescue worker is seen among the rubble of a collapsed building belonging to the Synagogue Church of All Nations in Lagos, Nigeria. File picture: Sunday Alamba. Pretoria - It is likely to take “a ...
Synagogue Tragedy: 62 Dead S'Africans IdentifiedTHISDAY Live
Medical team barredThe New Age Online
Time to stop the tragedy of building collapseBusinessDay
spyghana.com -News24 -Eyewitness News
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Why the North will not vote for PDP, by Atiku – BusinessDay


Vanguard

Why the North will not vote for PDP, by Atiku
BusinessDay
Atiku Abubakar, a former vice-president, last Wednesday in Abuja, formally declared his candidature for the All Progressive Congress (APC)'s presidential ticket. The event witnessed a massive turnout of youths, an indication of Atiku's desire for change from ...
2015 Presidency: APC Supporters Divided Over Buhari, AtikuLeadership Newspapers
Atiku to head APC campaignsDaily Sun
2015: Atiku Gradually Edging Past Buhari, Kwakwanso In Race For APC ...Osun Defender
THISDAY Live
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Why I endorsed Mark for another term in Senate, by Suswam – The Guardian Nigeria


Leadership Newspapers

Why I endorsed Mark for another term in Senate, by Suswam
The Guardian Nigeria
BENUE State Governor, Dr. Gabriel Suswam, has announced that there is no vacancy in the Benue South Senatorial seat presently occupied by the President of the Senate, Senator David Mark, saying: “Our decision to return him to the Senate in 2015 is ...
Senate 2015: 'I'll Unseat Mark'Leadership Newspapers

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Police on red alert in Ekiti •Over planned reprisals •Vehicles, pedestrians to be … – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

Police on red alert in Ekiti •Over planned reprisals •Vehicles, pedestrians to be ...
Nigerian Tribune
FOLLOWING the violent protests that followed the assassination of a former chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in Ekiti State, Mr Omolafe Aderiye, the police have said there were plans of reprisals by some people from within ...
Police Beef Up Security In EkitiLeadership Newspapers
Ekiti mayhem: Soldiers, police foil reprisal attackDaily Sun
EKiti Crisis Latest: Panic All Over The State Capital As News Of Revenge Attack ...Osun Defender

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Kogi public schools remain closed •As teachers shun resumption – Nigerian Tribune


Daily Times Nigeria

Kogi public schools remain closed •As teachers shun resumption
Nigerian Tribune
The Basic Education Staff Association of Nigeria (BESAN), Kogi State chapter, has vowed not to suspend the six-month-old strike, adding that it will resist all overtures that fall short of paying all owed entitlements. The association has also stated its readiness ...
Minimum Wage: Kogi Teachers Shun Govt Directive To ResumeDaily Times Nigeria
Kogi teachers govt directive on resumptionWorldStage
Kogi Teachers Shun Directive to ResumeAllAfrica.com

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Enugu 2015: Eze rejects Chime’s endorsement for Rep – Nigerian Tribune


Vanguard

Enugu 2015: Eze rejects Chime's endorsement for Rep
Nigerian Tribune
CHAIRMAN of the Senate Committee on Works, Senator Ayogu Eze, on Sunday, rejected the endorsement of Honourable Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, chairman House of Representatives' Committee on Maritime as the candidate of the Peoples Democtatic Party (PDP) ...
Enugu 2015 - Why We Chose Ugwuanyi As Consensus Candidate - NwodoAllAfrica.com
Crisis looms in Enugu PDP as Chime anoints Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi as his preferred ...Osun Defender
Reactions Trail Chime's Endorsement of Reps Member As SuccessorThe Guardian
The Streetjournal -DailyPost Nigeria
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Why Nigeria has not defeated terrorism, by Jonathan – BusinessDay


The Hindu

Why Nigeria has not defeated terrorism, by Jonathan
BusinessDay
President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday said that terrorism and kidnapping were still major national challenges because Nigerians had not united against them as they did against the Ebola virus disease (EVD). Jonathan made the statement at an ...
Chibok Girls - Are They All Pregnant?Nigerian Bulletin
Nigeria At 54: Jonathan Optimistic War On Terror Will Be WonCHANNELS
3.3 million Nigerians displaced by Boko Haram crisis- ACACWorldStage
gulfnews.com -DailyPost Nigeria
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Exposed: How Judicial Crisis In Ekiti Affects Jonathan’s Second Term Bid – The … – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Exposed: How Judicial Crisis In Ekiti Affects Jonathan's Second Term Bid – The ...
Osun Defender
The All Progressives Congress in Osun State has said that the attack on the judiciary in Ekiti State is an alleged plan of President Goodluck Jonathan to cause crisis in the South West in a bid to capture the region and win the 2015 presidential election.
Ekiti APC elects new officials at congressspyghana.com
Fayose Didn't Slap Justice Adeyeye, But…. – Ekiti Attorney GeneralThe Streetjournal
APC's call for my arrest is baseless and spurious – FayoseDailyPost Nigeria
Nigerian Bulletin -Nigerian Tribune -WorldStage
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Fulani mercenaries kill 20, raze 70 houses in Nasarawa – The Punch


The Punch

Fulani mercenaries kill 20, raze 70 houses in Nasarawa
The Punch
Lafia, the state capital, killing 10 people and burning over 50 houses while several of the residents were displaced. Abdullahi Buldi, one of the insurgents captured by the youth during the attack on Gidan Gambo, had told newsmen that they were hired by ...
'Hired' Fulani Insurgents Murder 20 in Reprisal Attack on Nasarawa CommunitiesNigerian Bulletin
Gunmen kill 20, burn 70 houses in NasarawaDailyPost Nigeria
I was hired to burn houses in Nasarawa — SuspectNigerian Tribune

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$1bn loan: The approval of the loan unconsistutional — Senators – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

$1bn loan: The approval of the loan unconsistutional — Senators
Osun Defender
Members of the opposition. All Progressives Congress in the Senate on Friday clarified that their decision to vote against the approval of the $1bn loan request by President Goodluck Jonathan did not mean they were against the current war against ...

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Sanga Killings: Clerics Accuse Yero of Bias – THISDAY Live


DailyPost Nigeria

Sanga Killings: Clerics Accuse Yero of Bias
THISDAY Live
The leadership of the largest church denomination in the Christian dominated Southern part of Kaduna state, the Evangelical Church Winning All ( ECWA) Sunday accused governor Mukhtar Yero of alleged bias and non-challant attitude towards the ...
Kaduna Attacks: Over 4000 killed-- OfficialDaily Times Nigeria
Killings: Southern Kaduna Accuses FG Of NeglectLeadership Newspapers
Stop killings in Southern Kaduna or resign – ECWA Pastors dare Governor YeroDailyPost Nigeria

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I don’t perform fake miracles at the Synagogue -TB Joshua insists – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

I don't perform fake miracles at the Synagogue -TB Joshua insists
DailyPost Nigeria
image The founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, Temitope Joshua, has strongly frowned at the allegations that he performs 'fake' miracles. The pastor has been at the recieving end of severe criticisms following the recent building which trapped at ...
Nigeria is a bad place to dieIndependent Online
SCOAN Releases Another Video Of Collapse, Says It Was An Attack On The ...360Nobs.com
Synagogue Building Collapse: Nigerian-American Scholars Want TB Joshua ...THISDAY Live
Osun Defender -Nigerian Bulletin
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Read: The story of the struggle of my life, by Atiku Abubakar – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

Read: The story of the struggle of my life, by Atiku Abubakar
Osun Defender
I was born on November 25, 1946 in Jada, Adamawa State, Nigeria. I was named after my paternal grandfather, Atiku Abdulkadir. It was the practice among the Fulani people to name their first sons after their paternal grandfathers. My grandfather, Atiku, came ...

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APC leaders flood Sokoto for Tambuwal’s turbanning – Premium Times


Premium Times

APC leaders flood Sokoto for Tambuwal's turbanning
Premium Times
Although he is still a member of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, top officials of the opposition All Progressives Congress, APC, and virtually all aspirants to state and national elective offices stormed the seat of the caliphate Saturday to witness the ...
2015: Sultan urges politicians to close ranksDaily Sun
Stop politics of hatred-Sa'ad Abubakar 111spyghana.com
Sultan turbans Tambuwal as Matawallen SokotoOsun Defender

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PDP Chiefs Beg Jigawa Governor Not to Join APC – Nigerian Bulletin


The Punch

PDP Chiefs Beg Jigawa Governor Not to Join APC
Nigerian Bulletin
Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP have appealed to the Jigawa state governor, Sule Lamido not to dump the party for the All Progressives Congress, APC. PUNCH has this story. Emissaries from the Peoples Democratic Party have appealed to ...
PDP National Project Assessment Team Applauds Gov. DicksonLeadership Newspapers
PDP warns govs: Don't abandon projectsNigerian Tribune
I can never leave a party built with my sweat – Lamido insists he won't defect to ...DailyPost Nigeria
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Still On The $9.3m Deal – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Still On The $9.3m Deal
Leadership Newspapers
Since the misadventure in South Africa, where a privately-owned aircraft from Nigeria with two Nigerians and an Israeli on board was intercepted as they tried to move into that country with $9.3million, purportedly for transactions relating to the purchase of ...
Arms deal or money-laundering?Nigerian Tribune

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2015: time to confront our demons – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

2015: time to confront our demons
The Nation Newspaper
Analysts can't resist the temptation to award victory or defeat in the 2015 presidential poll to political parties and their candidates based mostly on geopolitical dynamics. It is not hard to see why. President Goodluck Jonathan hails from the South-South, so, ...
President Jonathan Writes Letter to David Oyedepo On His 60th BirthdayNigerian Bulletin
OYEDEPO@60: I ignore challenges and focus on my victoriesOsun Defender
Jonathan Felicitates With Oyedepo At 60The Guardian Nigeria
Nigerian Tribune -Daily Sun
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OGUNSANWO: Nigeria Should Not Wait For International Community On Chibok … – The Guardian Nigeria


The Guardian Nigeria

OGUNSANWO: Nigeria Should Not Wait For International Community On Chibok ...
The Guardian Nigeria
OGUNSANWO Prof. Alaba Ogunsanwo, Nigeria's former ambassador to Belgium, Luxembourg and the European Union, who presently teaches at the Lead City, spoke to KAMAL TAYO OROPO on why the effort at rescuing Chibok girls has not yielded good ...
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NYSC DG maintains N4,000 online registration is in corps members’ interest – DailyPost Nigeria


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NYSC DG maintains N4,000 online registration is in corps members' interest
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cafaedcdbe64f2d497b91035e4fda8ba Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig-Gen Johnson Olawumi has explained the controversy surrounding the recent introduction of N4,000 fee for online printing of call-up letters by ...
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Investors invest $10bn in Ogun in 36 months – Amosun – BusinessDay


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Investors invest $10bn in Ogun in 36 months – Amosun
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Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun on Friday said the state had attracted investment worth up to $10 billion (about N162 billion) within 36 months. Amosun disclosed this at a forum jointly organised by the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) ...
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Details: Minister of Interior, Abba Moro in fresh scandal; defrauding Nigerians of … – Osun Defender


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Details: Minister of Interior, Abba Moro in fresh scandal; defrauding Nigerians of ...
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Controversial Minister of Interior, Abba Moro, has devised a fresh scheme to fleece Nigerians. Using the increase in the new fees charged for the Nigerian passport, he has formulated a new policy that would effectively extort billions from unsuspecting ...
Fed Govt declares Oct. 6, 7 public holidayThe Nation Newspaper
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Fed Govt declares Oct. 6, 7 public holiday – The Nation Newspaper


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Fed Govt declares Oct. 6, 7 public holiday
The Nation Newspaper
The Federal Government has declared Monday 6th and Tuesday, 7th of October, 2014 as Public Holiday to mark the Id-el-Kabir Sallah Celebration. Minister of Interior, Comrade Abba Moro, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government of ...

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Nyanya Bomb Blast: Confusion Trails Suspect’s Trial – Leadership Newspapers


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Nyanya Bomb Blast: Confusion Trails Suspect's Trial
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There was confusion yesterday between the Nigerian police and the State Security Service (SSS) over who should prosecute Aminu Ogwuche, the suspect arrested for masterminding the Nyanya Bomb blast that killed 75 innocent Nigerians. Justice Adeniyi ...
Police, SSS Clash Over Prosecution Of Nyanya Bomb Blast MastermindThe Guardian Nigeria
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Court grants Suntai relief against Ag gov, Speaker – Nigerian Tribune


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Court grants Suntai relief against Ag gov, Speaker
Nigerian Tribune
Taraba State High Court, in Jalingo, Taraba State capital, has granted Governor Danbaba Suntai's prayers to serve the Speaker, Taraba State House of Assembly, Mr Josiah Kente, and the Acting Governor, Alhaji Garba, the originating processes in motion to ...
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US commends Nigeria on control of Ebola spread – Nigerian Tribune


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US commends Nigeria on control of Ebola spread
Nigerian Tribune
The United States government has commended Nigeria on its efforts to combat the spread of the deadly Ebola Virus Disease (EVD). Mr David Gilmour, the Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Africa Affairs, gave the commendation while briefing some ...
Ebola Virus - Reason School Children Couldn't Resume?Nigerian Bulletin
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Jonathan says Boko Haram killed 13000 Nigerians in five yearsDailyPost Nigeria
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NFF Presidency: The Candidates, Their Chances – The Guardian Nigeria


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NFF Presidency: The Candidates, Their Chances
The Guardian Nigeria
LIKE the historic rumble in the juggle boxing event between Mohammed Ali and George Foreman in Kinshasa, Zaire (now Congo DR) in 1974, Nigerians are set to witness the battle of heavyweights, this time, in football administration. The election into the ...
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Lagos Begins Coroner’s Inquest On Synagogue Building Collapse – The Guardian Nigeria


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Lagos Begins Coroner's Inquest On Synagogue Building Collapse
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THE Lagos State Government Friday said it has instituted a Coroner's Inquest under the Lagos State Coroner's System Law No. 7 of 2007 for the purpose of establishing the cause and manner of the recent incident of a collapsed building within the premises ...
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Synagogue building collapse: Lagos Government institutes coroner's inquestDailyPost Nigeria
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Six Ministers Set To Quit Jonathan’s Cabinet – The Streetjournal


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Six Ministers Set To Quit Jonathan's Cabinet
The Streetjournal
As preparations for 2015 general elections gather momentum, indications are rife that ministers with open ambition to contest elective positions in public offices will tender their letters of resignation any moment. About six ministers in this category are now ...
Obanikoro,Maku,Wike, 3 Other Ministers To Quit President Jonathan's CabinetNigerian Bulletin
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Lagos Speaker, Ikuforiji, rejoices over acquittal; thanks God, party leaders – Premium Times


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Lagos Speaker, Ikuforiji, rejoices over acquittal; thanks God, party leaders
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The Speaker, Lagos State House of Assembly, Adeyemi Ikuforiji, on Friday thanked God and appreciated the efforts of the leaders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for their support throughout his trial. Mr. Ikuforiji addressed journalists in his office after ...
N503m Scam: EFCC to Appeal Ikuforiji's AcquittalSaharaReporters.com
Ikuforiji, aide discharged of alleged N273m graftThe Guardian Nigeria
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N442 million for plates, spoons and curtains! This is what Plateau's budget looks ...
ynaija
Yesterday, the Plateau State Government sent a supplementary budget of N 23.4bn to the state House of Assembly for consideration and approval. According to the estimates of the proposed budget, N 442,289,600.00 was earmarked for the supply and fixing ...
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APC Lauds SA’s Probe Into Smuggling "Cover-Up" – AllAfrica.com


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APC Lauds SA's Probe Into Smuggling "Cover-Up"
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Lagos — THE All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned the alleged attempt by the Federal Government to cover up the reported smuggling of US$9,3 million on a private plane to South Africa. In a statement issued in Lagos, The opposition's National ...
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Akwa Ibom: Woman Arrested for Burying Her Day-Old Baby Alive – Nigerian Bulletin


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Akwa Ibom: Woman Arrested for Burying Her Day-Old Baby Alive
Nigerian Bulletin
Akwa Ibom police has arrested a Miss Patience Aaron for allegedly burying her day-old baby alive. Speaking with newsmen in Uyo, Commissioner Gabriel Achong said the baby was rescued alive about seven hours after it was buried in a shallow grave.
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Abandoned Chibok schoolgirl receiving treatment at Mubi – Police – BusinessDay


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Abandoned Chibok schoolgirl receiving treatment at Mubi – Police
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One of the kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls reported to have resurfaced at Mubi in Adamawa on Wednesday is now receiving medical attention, the force spokesman, Emmanuel Ojukwu, has said. Ojukwu, who was responding to questions at the National ...
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Re: What's the problem with APC
Osun Defender
I don't really know why the Independent National Electoral Commission is permitting this illegality on the part of the Peoples Democratic Party or what do you call all these rallies by the Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria/PDP when the law only allows ...
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Amosun allays fear over rumoured armed robbery attacks in Ijebuland – DailyPost Nigeria


Amosun allays fear over rumoured armed robbery attacks in Ijebuland
DailyPost Nigeria
Gov Amosun Abeokuta, Sept. 25, 2014 (NAN) Gov. Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun on Thursday appealed to citizens not to nurse any fear over the rumoured plan by armed robbers to carry out attacks in the state. Amosun made the appeal at Ijebu Igbo in Ijebu ...

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Chime slams Enugu federal legislators for not attending pro-Jonathan rally – DailyPost Nigeria


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Chime slams Enugu federal legislators for not attending pro-Jonathan rally
DailyPost Nigeria
chime11 Governor Sullivan Chime of Enugu State, on Thursday, lambasted the National Assembly members who are indigenes of the state for shunning Enugu State rally for the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan, describing them as merely ...
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Enugu stands still for Jonathan •As he approves 1000MW coal plantNigerian Tribune
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Nigeria to reintegrate repentant terrorists into society – Shanghai Daily (subscription)


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Nigeria to reintegrate repentant terrorists into society
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LAGOS, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- Boko Haram terrorists who had surrendered themselves would be reintegrated into society, the government said Thursday. The government had put in place a number of strategies to ensure that insurgents that were turning ...
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Sultan to confer Mutawallen Sokoto on Tambuwal – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Sultan to confer Mutawallen Sokoto on Tambuwal
DailyPost Nigeria
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar III, will tomorrow turban the traditional title of Mutawallen Sokoto on the speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal. A statement issued in Abuja by Tambuwal's Special ...

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Boko Haram Causes More Havoc In Borno – spyghana.com


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Boko Haram Causes More Havoc In Borno
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Information reaching 247ureports.com from competent sources inside Borno State indicate that the violent Jihadist group have struck again. Available information indicates that the Jihadist group may have begun exhibiting signs of desperation in their latest ...
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Fashola – US$9.3 Million Arms Deal Reduces Nigeria to Laughing Stock – AllAfrica.com


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Fashola - US$9.3 Million Arms Deal Reduces Nigeria to Laughing Stock
AllAfrica.com
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), yesterday said a whopping sum of $9.3 million seized in South Africa in connection with arms deal had reduced Nigeria to a laughing stock among the comity of nations. The governor also berated the ...
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Buhari,Kwankwaso to Reach Consensus on APC Presidential Ticket – Nigerian Bulletin


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Buhari,Kwankwaso to Reach Consensus on APC Presidential Ticket
Nigerian Bulletin
Former military head of state, Muhammadu Buhari and Kano state governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso may soon be uniting their individual bids for the All Progressives Congress, APC Presidential ticket. DAILY TRUST has this story. The bid by former Head of State, ...
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Buhari To Declare For Presidency October 8 In AbujaSaharaReporters.com
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FG Moves to Institutionalise Agric Policy – Vanguard


FG Moves to Institutionalise Agric Policy
Vanguard
Following achievements recorded in the agricultural sector, the Federal Government has decided to institutionalise the Agricultural Transformation Agenda, ATA, policy. This was disclosed by the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Akinwumi ...

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FG Declares Wednesday, Oct. 1 As Public Holiday – Nigerian Bulletin


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FG Declares Wednesday, Oct. 1 As Public Holiday
Nigerian Bulletin
The Federal Government has declared Wednesday, Oct. 1, as Public Holiday to mark Nigeria's 54th Independence Anniversary. According to #LiveschoolNews, this was made know to newsmen in a statement made available by the Permanent Secretary of ...
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Pastor’s wife, four children burnt to death in Warri – DailyPost Nigeria


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Pastor's wife, four children burnt to death in Warri
DailyPost Nigeria
Pastor John Kayode of the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC), Otumara, Warri in Delta State has lost his wife and four kids to a midnight fire which destroyed part of the main church building and property worth millions of naira at Emiko Close, Angle park.
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2015: Where’re politicians of conscience? – The Nation Newspaper


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2015: Where're politicians of conscience?
The Nation Newspaper
Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) was that quintessential English philosopher who is best known for his political thought on the problem of social and political order. He wrote about how human beings could live together in peace so as to avoid civil conflict ...
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2015 Presidency: NGO Hails PDP Over Jonathan’s Adoption – Leadership Newspapers


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2015 Presidency: NGO Hails PDP Over Jonathan's Adoption
Leadership Newspapers
A non-governmental organisation under the aegis of Concern Nigerian Youths Development Organisation (CNYDO) has applauded the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on its recent unanimous adoption of President Goodluck Jonathan as its sole ...
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Sultan Turbans Tambuwal Mutawallen Sokoto Tomorrow – Leadership Newspapers


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Sultan Turbans Tambuwal Mutawallen Sokoto Tomorrow
Leadership Newspapers
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar III, will tomorrow confer the traditional title of Mutawallen Sokoto on the speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal. A statement issued in Abuja by Tambuwal's special ...

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Financial Intelligence Unit: Reps Name 6-member Panel To Harmonise Position – Leadership Newspapers


Financial Intelligence Unit: Reps Name 6-member Panel To Harmonise Position
Leadership Newspapers
The House of Representatives yesterday named a six-member committee to meet with the Senate at a conference to harmonise the different versions of the Bill approved by the National Assembly for the establishment of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence ...
Reps raise panel to harmonise bill on Financial Intelligence UnitThe Guardian Nigeria
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Sultan turbans Tambuwal Mutawallen Sokoto – Nigerian Tribune


Nigerian Tribune

Sultan turbans Tambuwal Mutawallen Sokoto
Nigerian Tribune
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar III, will on Saturday, confer the traditional title of Mutawallen Sokoto on the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Honourable Aminu Waziri Tambuwal. A statement issued in Abuja by Tambuwal's ...

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Disarmed insurgents to be rehabilitated —FG – Nigerian Tribune


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Disarmed insurgents to be rehabilitated —FG
Nigerian Tribune
The Federal Government has revealed that those insurgents, who surrendered their weapons to the Nigerian troops, will be rehabilitated back to the society. The Nigerian Military recorded a huge success last week Tuesday, September 17, when it killed a ...
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NFF Electoral Committee clears 37 for polls – The News


NFF Electoral Committee clears 37 for polls
The News
The Electoral Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has cleared 37 candidates for its Sept. 30 elections for chairmanship and other elective positions. The list, made available on the committee's website on Thursday, has seven candidates for the ...

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Customs generates N622.2b in eight months – The Guardian Nigeria


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Customs generates N622.2b in eight months
The Guardian Nigeria
THE Nigerian Customs Services has generated N622.2 billion since the beginning of this year as revenues collected into the federation accounts. The amount being part of the N 3 trillion remitted in the last 44 months. The spokesperson of the Service Wale ...
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Customs, Police and Immigration To Launch Joint Border PatrolDaily Times Nigeria
Nigerian Customs generated N3trn in 44 monthsNigerian Tribune
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National Leadership Of PDP To Reconcile Factions In Kwara – CHANNELS


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National Leadership Of PDP To Reconcile Factions In Kwara
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Kwara PDP The Kwara State chapter of the People's Democratic Party, PDP, has been undergoing rejuvenation to ensure the success of the party in 2015. Since the emergence of the present executive, the party has been battling to reconcile aggrieved ...
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War Against Boko Haram: Senate Approves Jonathan’s $1 Billion Loan Request – The Streetjournal


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War Against Boko Haram: Senate Approves Jonathan's $1 Billion Loan Request
The Streetjournal
The Senate Thursday gave President Goodluck Jonathan the nod to borrow $1 billion dollar requested to tackle insecurity and terrorism in the country. Some lawmakers however, argued that President Jonathan breached the constitutionally laid down process ...
Senate Gives Approval for 1bn$ External LoanDaily Times Nigeria
Jonathan gets approval to borrow $1billion to fight Boko HaramPremium Times
Senate Approves Jonathan's $1 Billion Loan To Fight InsurgencyCHANNELS
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Breaking: Senate Okays $1bn For Arms Purchase – Osun Defender


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Breaking: Senate Okays $1bn For Arms Purchase
Osun Defender
The Senate has approved a loan of 1 billion U.S.Dollars for the Presidency to procure arms and equipment needed to eliminate Boko Haram terrorism. According to reports by TheNation, this was not an unanimous decision. Such an approval divided the ...

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Nyako’s Impeachment: Fintiri Files Application To Stop Judgement – Osun Defender


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Nyako's Impeachment: Fintiri Files Application To Stop Judgement
Osun Defender
Fintiri-and-Nyako Worried that the judgment fixed for September 30 by the federal high court in Lagos, in a suit seeking reinstatement of sacked governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako, may not go his way, the acting governor of the state, Umaru Fintiri has ...
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Health: Nigeria’s tobacco-free ambition goes to the Senate – The Africa Report


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Health: Nigeria's tobacco-free ambition goes to the Senate
The Africa Report
Photo©Reuters The Nigerian senate is pushing for a ban on the manufacturing, consumption and promotion of tobacco in the West African country. Senate Committee on Health chairperson Ifeanyi Okowa has tabled a Bill that seeks to repeal the current law ...
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ACCIDENT: 6 Die In Auto Crash – Leadership Newspapers


ACCIDENT: 6 Die In Auto Crash
Leadership Newspapers
No fewer than six persons have been reported dead in a ghastly motor accident involving an 18 seater bus and a truck along Owerri/Aba road yesterday. According to an eye witness account who disclosed the incident to LEADERSHIP, the commuter bus ...

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ACCIDENT: 6 Die In Auto Crash – Leadership Newspapers


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ACCIDENT: 6 Die In Auto Crash
Leadership Newspapers
No fewer than six persons have been reported dead in a ghastly motor accident involving an 18 seater bus and a truck along Owerri/Aba road yesterday. According to an eye witness account who disclosed the incident to LEADERSHIP, the commuter bus ...
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Nyako’s Impeachment: Fintiri Files Application To Stop Judgement – Osun Defender


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Nyako's Impeachment: Fintiri Files Application To Stop Judgement
Osun Defender
Fintiri-and-Nyako Worried that the judgment fixed for September 30 by the federal high court in Lagos, in a suit seeking reinstatement of sacked governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako, may not go his way, the acting governor of the state, Umaru Fintiri has ...

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2015 Elections: IG of Police vows to block politicians with criminal records‎ – Premium Times


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2015 Elections: IG of Police vows to block politicians with criminal records‎
Premium Times
The Acting Inspector-General of Police, Suleiman Abba, has said that politicians with criminal records would be stopped from contesting the 2015 general election. Mr. Abba, in his maiden meeting with Commissioners of Police in the 36 states and other senior ...
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Nigerian Universities Unsafe – NUC – AllAfrica.com


Nigerian Universities Unsafe - NUC
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Calabar — Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC) Professor Julius Okojie has raised alarm over cult activities and other violent criminal acts in universities. He said as a result of the increase in crimes in tertiary institutions, ...
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Okebukola laments quality of varsity teachersThe Guardian Nigeria
9 more private varsities underway —NUCNigerian Tribune
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Sani cautions politicians against rigging 2015 polls – The Guardian Nigeria


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Sani cautions politicians against rigging 2015 polls
The Guardian Nigeria
A Kaduna-based human rights activist and President, Civil Rights Congress (CRC), Mallam Shehu Sani, has warned that the country risk a revolution if politicians attempt to rig the 2015 general election, saying that the youths and indeed all Nigerians are ...
Rig 2015 general elections and face revolution – Shehu Sani warns Nigerian ...DailyPost Nigeria
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No decision on visa for Joshua – Radebe – Independent Online


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No decision on visa for Joshua - Radebe
Independent Online
IOL pic sep22 nigeria tb joshua file Associated Press Nigeria's TB Joshua plans to visit South Africa in the wake of the building collapse at his church compound in Lagos. File picture: AP. Pretoria -. Now is not the time to discuss the granting of a visa allowing ...
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2015: Opposition rattled over adoption of Jonathan as PDP candidate —Akpabio – Nigerian Tribune


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2015: Opposition rattled over adoption of Jonathan as PDP candidate —Akpabio
Nigerian Tribune
The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors' Forum and Governor of Akwa-Ibom State, Chief Godswill Akpabio, on Wednesday, disclosed that the decision of the National Executive Committee (nec), of the party to adopt President ...
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Atiku declares for president on APC platform – The Guardian Nigeria


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Atiku declares for president on APC platform
The Guardian Nigeria
A FIERCE contest for Nigeria's topmost job next year seems in the making as the country's former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has formerly declared to take another shot at the Presidency, this time on the platform of the opposition All Progressives ...
APC members hopeful of Atiku's victoryOsun Defender
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APC chieftain accuses Nasarawa lawmakers of inciting LG chairmen against Al … – DailyPost Nigeria


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APC chieftain accuses Nasarawa lawmakers of inciting LG chairmen against Al ...
DailyPost Nigeria
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Abubakar Gada Mohammed, has cautioned the state lawmakers to stop “inciting” local government chairmen against Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura. He spoke in Lafia, the state capital, against the ...
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We’ll stop candidates with criminal records, says IG – The Punch


We'll stop candidates with criminal records, says IG
The Punch
The Acting Inspector-General of Police, Suleiman Abba, has stated that the Police will stop candidates with criminal records from contesting in the 2015 general elections. Abba who hinted that the Force would collaborate with the Department of State Security ...

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NUC Prosecutes 8 Operators of Fake Private Universities, Vows to Reclaim … – Nigerian Bulletin


NUC Prosecutes 8 Operators of Fake Private Universities, Vows to Reclaim ...
Nigerian Bulletin
No fewer than eight operators of illegal universities across the country, which have been closed, are being prosecuted, the National Universities Commission (NUC) says in a weekly publication. The publication, signed by NUC's Executive Secretary, Prof.

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Lagos Lawyer To Sue TB Joshua Over Synagogue Church Building Collapse – Nigerian Bulletin


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Lagos Lawyer To Sue TB Joshua Over Synagogue Church Building Collapse
Nigerian Bulletin
Samuel Ilori is a Lagos-based lawyer who has threatened to sue Temitope Balogun Joshua (famously known as T.B. Joshua), founder/General Overseer of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, over the recent collapse of his church's guesthouse. Mr. Ilori has ...
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Benue govt awards N4.5b water contract – The Guardian Nigeria


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Benue govt awards N4.5b water contract
The Guardian Nigeria
BENUE State Government has approved the sum of N4.5 billion for the reticulation of Greater Makurdi Water Works. The contract, which is awarded to CGC Nigeria Limited is to be done in phases and is to commence with North Bank, Judges Quarters, New ...
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