Monthly Archives: August 2015

Ijaw youths fault Buhari’s appointments – News24 Nigeria


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Ijaw youths fault Buhari's appointments
News24 Nigeria
Abuja - The Ijaw Youth Council, has faulted the appointments made so far by President Muhammadu Buhari, Punch reports. The council said the appointments so far made by President Muhammadu Buhari contravene the provisions of the country's federal ...
It's Unfair to Exempt Obasanjo From Probe, Ijaw Youths Tell BuhariAllAfrica.com
Buhari shielding OBJ from probe, says Ijaw groupTheCable
Appointments: Buhari Has No Regards For Southern Nigeria – IYCInformation Nigeria
Vanguard -BusinessDay
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It’s More Expensive to Maintain Legislators in US, UK Than in Nigeria, Says … – AllAfrica.com


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It's More Expensive to Maintain Legislators in US, UK Than in Nigeria, Says ...
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The National Institute for Legislative Studies (NILS) says it is much more expensive to maintain legislators in the U.S. Congress and the U.K. Parliament than in Nigeria. Its Director-General, Dr Ladi Hamalai, who disclosed this in an interview with ...
More expensive to maintain US, UK legislators'The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Frequent Recess By Lawmakers Normal, Says DG NILSInformation Nigeria
Legislative Institute DG defends lawmakers' frequent recessesNational Accord
Pulse Nigeria
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Probe: Read What Imams Have To Say To President Buhari On Loot Recovery – NAIJ.COM


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Probe: Read What Imams Have To Say To President Buhari On Loot Recovery
NAIJ.COM
The council of Imams in Kaduna has backed the efforts by President Muhammadu Buhari to recover Nigeria's stolen assets. This was made known in a resolution passed by the council at its annual conference on Sunday, August 30. The News Agency of ...
Council of Imams backs Buhari's loot recoveryDailyPost Nigeria
In Kaduna: Council of Imams back Buhari's loot recoveryPulse Nigeria
Council of Imams back Buhari's loot recoveryThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)

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EFCC set to probe Madueke, NNPC – News24 Nigeria


News24 Nigeria

EFCC set to probe Madueke, NNPC
News24 Nigeria
Abuja - The Economic and Financial crimes Commission (EFCC) has on Sunday revealed it has set up a four man committee to investigate the activities of former petroleum minister Alison-Madueke while in office during the immediate past administration of ...
No Mercy For Ailing Diezani, As Buhari To Contiune ProbeNAIJ.COM
Nigeria: EFCC Sets up 4-Man Probe Panel for Diezani Alison-MaduekeNigerian Bulletin
FINALLY! EFCC Sets Up Four-Man Panel To Probe Diezani |Osun Defender

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P-Square Escapes Death in Auto Crash – AllAfrica.com


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P-Square Escapes Death in Auto Crash
AllAfrica.com
Peter and Paul Okoye of the popular pop duo, Psquare, on Sunday, escaped death by whiskers in a ghastly auto-crash along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. The Sensational R&B duo, suffered a crash in their ox-blood coloured Range Rover Sport Jeep on ...
P-Square escapes death in car crashDailyPost Nigeria
How P-Square, Kaffy's Husband Joseph Ameh Survived Motor Accident along Lagos ...Nigerian Bulletin
P-Square Involved In Car Accident With A Lorry360Nobs.com
NAIJ.COM -Entertainment Express
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Nigerian gunmen kidnap journalist – iAfrica.com


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Nigerian gunmen kidnap journalist
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Gunmen in Nigeria's southern oil city Port Harcourt have kidnapped a senior journalist working for a private national newspaper, police and the daily announced on Monday. Donu Kogbara, a renowned columnist for Vanguard newspaper, was abducted ...
APC seeks release of kidnapped Vanguard columnist, blames WikeDailyPost Nigeria
Men Dressed in Police Uniform Kidnap Vanguard Columnist 'Donu Kogbara' in ...Nigerian Bulletin
Gunmen Kidnap Popular Columnist, Donu Kogbara in Port HarcourtAllAfrica.com

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Nigeria: Police to Promote 40000 in Next Two Months – IG – AllAfrica.com


The Guardian Nigeria

Nigeria: Police to Promote 40000 in Next Two Months - IG
AllAfrica.com
The Inspector-General of Police Solomon Arase on Saturday said about 40,000 policemen between the rank of Constable and Inspector would be promoted in the next two months. Arase, who disclosed this during his private visit to Lagos, noted that the rank ...
IG donates to IDPs, pledges securityNigerian Observer

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Police Arrest 109 Persons For Crossing Highway – NAIJ.COM


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Police Arrest 109 Persons For Crossing Highway
NAIJ.COM
In an effort to prevent loss of lives on highways and ease free-flow of traffic in Lagos State, the combined team of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) unit of Lagos state police command, Task Force and officials of Kick Against Indiscipline (KAI), have ...
109 Persons Arrested for Crossing ExpresswayAllAfrica.com
RRS, KAI arrest 109 for highway crossingThe Nation Newspaper

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How INEC, Udom Tried to Frustrate Our Case – Umana’s Lawyer – AllAfrica.com


Daily Times Nigeria

How INEC, Udom Tried to Frustrate Our Case - Umana's Lawyer
AllAfrica.com
Counsel to Umanan Umana, Akwa Ibom governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Victor Iyanam has said the road to conclusion of their case before the tribunal was not an easy one. Umana approached the tribunal challenging conduct ...
'Stay action Akwa Ibom debt'The Nation Newspaper
A'Ibom tribunal watch video of expert analysis of thumb printsDaily Times Nigeria
Akwa Ibom Governor Flags Off Sanitation ExerciseCHANNELS TELEVISION
THISDAY Live -WorldStage
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Emir of Misau’s Appointment Followed Due Process – Bauchi Govt – AllAfrica.com


The Guardian Nigeria

Emir of Misau's Appointment Followed Due Process - Bauchi Govt
AllAfrica.com
The Bauchi State government has disclosed that the appointment of Secretary to the State government (SSG), Alhaji Suleiman, as the Emir of Misau followed due process. Bauchi State government stated this yesterday while reacting to media report on ...
Abubakar appoints new SSG, Emir of MisauThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Dogara hails appointment of new Misau Emir …as Lawmaker wants judicial reform ...Nigerian Observer

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Saraki’s wife advocates inclusion of women in decision-making – Daily Trust


The Guardian Nigeria

Saraki's wife advocates inclusion of women in decision-making
Daily Trust
Wife of the Senate President, Mrs Toyin Saraki, has advocated involvement of Nigerian women in decision making process of the country. She, however, stressed the need for women to improve their capacity and resist exclusion in formal and informal ...
Help Buhari fight corruption, governor tells womenThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Corruption: Sultan of Sokoto Tells Muslim Women What To DoNAIJ.COM
Don't Let Your Husbands Steal Public Money - Sultan of Sokoto Advices WomenNigerian Bulletin
WorldStage -THISDAY Live -Leadership Newspapers
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‘We’ve Settled Allotees Acquired Land for Centenary Project’ – AllAfrica.com


The Guardian Nigeria

'We've Settled Allotees Acquired Land for Centenary Project'
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Abuja — The Presidency Friday in Abuja said it welcomed an assurance from the Centenary City PLC that all original inhabitants of the site had been fully compensated. Speaking after being briefed by the Chairman of the company's board of directors, ...
Buhari Endorses $18.5b Centenary City ProjectThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Shun corruption or quit, Buhari warns civil servantsPremium Times
PMB Okays Centenary City ProjectLeadership Newspapers
Nigerian Bulletin -NAIJ.COM
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Air Force names crash victims – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Air Force names crash victims
The Nation Newspaper
The victims of the Nigerian Air Force plane which crashed on Saturday into a residential quarter at Ribadu Cantonment in Kaduna,have been named. They are: Squadron Leader Adekunle Suara (pilot), wife of Wing Commander N. Hassan, wife of Wing ...
PHOTOS: Heartbreaking Pictures Of The Air Force Flight Crash Victims In KadunaNAIJ.COM
How Pilots, Toddler, Officers' Wives DiedTHISDAY Live
Victims Of NAF Plane Crash IdentifiedInformation Nigeria

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Buhari Defends Appointment of SGF, Others – AllAfrica.com


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Buhari Defends Appointment of SGF, Others
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President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday defended the appointment of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal and five others. The appointments, announced on Thursday, had sparked reactions, with reports of ...
Politics Jonathan Was a Sectional President But Buhari is a Nigerian President ...Nigerian Bulletin
Buhari Challenges ICAN To Restore Respect For Financial Regulations To ...Leadership Newspapers
Anti-Corruption War: What Buhari Told AccountantsNAIJ.COM
Daily Times Nigeria -Pulse Nigeria -The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
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Buhari Speaks to Mrs. Adefuye, Says Ex-Envoy was a Patriot – THISDAY Live


The Guardian Nigeria

Buhari Speaks to Mrs. Adefuye, Says Ex-Envoy was a Patriot
THISDAY Live
President Muhammadu Buhari has described the late Nigerian Ambassador to the United States, Adefuye, as a patriot whose contributions to the interest of Nigeria are considerable. In a statement issued by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and ...
Kalu, Ambode mourn Adefuye, Nigeria's envoy to USGbooza
Adefuye: Nigeria Has Lost A Strong Voice – SarakiLeadership Newspapers
Buhari phones Adefuye's wife, says envoy's death shockingDaily Trust
AllAfrica.com -The Nation Newspaper
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NAF aircraft crashes in Kaduna, kills seven – Gbooza


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NAF aircraft crashes in Kaduna, kills seven
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NAF CRASH: (1) Debris of the helicopter; (2) Officials of the National Emergency Management Agency and others at work; (3) Victims in body bags, in Kaduna... on Saturday. Photos: NEMA. A Donnier 228 helicopter belonging to the Nigerian Air Force ...

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NAF aircraft crashes in Kaduna, kills seven – Gbooza


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NAF aircraft crashes in Kaduna, kills seven
Gbooza
NAF CRASH: (1) Debris of the helicopter; (2) Officials of the National Emergency Management Agency and others at work; (3) Victims in body bags, in Kaduna... on Saturday. Photos: NEMA. A Donnier 228 helicopter belonging to the Nigerian Air Force ...
Military aircraft crashes in Kaduna,7 deadThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)

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In Sokoto: Farmers lose N100m to flood in 27 villages – Pulse Nigeria


The Guardian Nigeria

In Sokoto: Farmers lose N100m to flood in 27 villages
Pulse Nigeria
Chacho said that no fewer than 2,500 hectares of farmlands under the Lugu canals had been submerged by the flood, which also destroyed similar farm produce there. Published: 16.17 , Refreshed: 16.20; Pulse News Agency Local By NAN. Print; eMail.
Flood destroys N100m farm produce in Sokoto StateThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Sokoto farmers lose over N100million worth of farm produce to floodDailyPost Nigeria

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Obasanjo Is A Liar; I Have No Respect For Him – Soyinka – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

Obasanjo Is A Liar; I Have No Respect For Him – Soyinka
Information Nigeria
Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, has described former President Olusegun Obasanjo as a liar who should not be taken seriously. Soyinka said this, weekend, during an event organised by telecoms company Globacom at the Eko Convention Centre, Eko ...
Soyinka, Obasanjo at war again! As the Nobel laureate says the former ...Osun Defender
Obasanjo is a liar, an illiterate - SoyinkaDailyPost Nigeria
Obasanjo, a shameless liar, an economic illiterate – SoyinkaNigerian Beacon
Nigerian Bulletin -NAIJ.COM -The News
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More Deployment As Hassan Replaces Mbu, Kolawole, First Female FPRO – AllAfrica.com


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More Deployment As Hassan Replaces Mbu, Kolawole, First Female FPRO
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Yemi Akinsuyi in Abuja In his determination to advance change, the Inspector General of Police, IG Solomon Arase, has appointed Acting Assistant Commissioner of Police, ACP Olabisi Alofe Kolawole as the new Force Public Relations Officer. Ag. ACP ...
'Police to promote 40000'The Punch
10 Things You Need To Know About Nigeria Police's First Female Force Public ...Information Nigeria
40, 000 policemen for promotionThe Nation Newspaper
360Nobs.com -The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
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Army Not Involved In Human Rights Violations – DHQ Dismisses Amnesty … – NAIJ.COM


The Nation Newspaper

Army Not Involved In Human Rights Violations – DHQ Dismisses Amnesty ...
NAIJ.COM
The Defence Headquarters has dismissed the Amnesty International reports about the Nigerian army allegedly being involved in human rights violations in the northeast. The statement by DHQ spokesman Colonel Rabe Abubakar reads in part: “It is pertinent ...
DHQ Again Dismisses Fresh Amnesty Human Rights Abuse AllegationsInformation Nigeria
Troops not involved in torture in North-East, says DHQThe Nation Newspaper
DHQ dismisses fresh Amnesty human rights abuse chargesDaily Trust
DailyPost Nigeria -Leadership Newspapers -WorldStage
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Diezani, Jonathan’s CSO named in $6.9m ‘scam’ – TheCable


TheCable

Diezani, Jonathan's CSO named in $6.9m 'scam'
TheCable
A purchase request initiated, approved and swiftly funded by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in 2011 has become a subject of investigation by the security agencies, TheCable understands. The memo was initiated on October 17, 2011 ...
Jonathan approved $6.9m for 3 mobile stages; Diezani, Obuah implicatedThe News
Jonathan's CSO, Deziani under probe over $6.9m unexecuted contractNational Accord
Jonathan, Dezianni, Obuah, indicted over $6.9million mobile stages dealBusinessDay
Pulse Nigeria -Nigerian Bulletin -The Punch
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I Am Optimistic About Chibok Girls – Buhari – NAIJ.COM


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I Am Optimistic About Chibok Girls - Buhari
NAIJ.COM
In a recent message passed by the presidency to the parents of the missing Chibok girls, President Buhari has expressed hope that the children are alive. After more than 500 days since the abduction of the Chibok girls by Boko Haram, the Borno state ...
Buhari, Shettima, Rekindle Hope On Release Of Chibok GirlsThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Chibok girls: Buhari offers economic support to grieving parentsThe Nation Newspaper
56 Persons Killed In Borno By Suspected Boko Haram MembersCHANNELS TELEVISION
Leadership Newspapers -Daily Trust
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‘Why lawmakers will accept salary cut’ – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

'Why lawmakers will accept salary cut'
The Nation Newspaper
Mallam Sani Zorro is Chairman of the House of Representatives Ad-Hoc Committee on Media and Public Affairs. The former President of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) speaks with Sunday Oguntola on the agitations for cut in lawmakers' pay and other ...
'Frequent Recess Doesn't Affect NASS Functions'The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)

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Ajimobi closes appearances of witnesses – The Nation Newspaper


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Ajimobi closes appearances of witnesses
The Nation Newspaper
Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, who is the first respondent and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2015 elections yesterday, closed the appearances of his witnesses at the Election Petition Tribunal? sitting in Ibadan, the ...
AJIMOBI'S DAUGHTER, AJIBOLA, WEDS IN STYLETHISDAY Live
Oyo State Governor Goes To SchoolNAIJ.COM
Exclusive: Ajimobi applies for PHD programme at UIThe News

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el-Rufai Commiserates With Families Of Kaduna Crash Victims – Leadership Newspapers


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el-Rufai Commiserates With Families Of Kaduna Crash Victims
Leadership Newspapers
Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State has commiserated with the families of the seven people that died in a Donier plane crash on Saturday in Kaduna. A statement signed by the governor's spokesperson, Samuel Aruwan, in Kaduna on Saturday, said the ...
A tale of three revolutionsThe Nation Newspaper
El-Rufai and the Senator Shehu Sani ChallengeTHISDAY Live
We Share in Your Grief, Ambode Tells El-RufaiAllAfrica.com
The News
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Kano Governor To Provide Affordable Housing, Others – CHANNELS TELEVISION


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Kano Governor To Provide Affordable Housing, Others
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Ganduje Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has reaffirmed his administration's commitment to providing affordable housing, compulsory primary education and improved health care, as part of plans to transform the state. To achieve these objectives, ...
I'm running open govt receptive to ideas, others' input —GandujeThe Nation Newspaper
Our government is open to ideas - GandujeDailyPost Nigeria
IGP Solomon Arase Donates 15 Vehicles To Police CommandNAIJ.COM
National Accord
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Nigerian troops destroy “B/Haram weapons factory” – StarAfrica.com


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Nigerian troops destroy “B/Haram weapons factory”
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Troops of the Nigerian army's 25 Task Force Brigade say they have discovered and destroyed a weapons factory in Borno State suspected to have been created by the Islamist militant group Boko Haram. The facility was an Improvised Explosives Device- ...
Military destroys bomb-making factory in BornoThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Soldiers arrest Boko Haram's 'contact man'TheCable
PHOTOS: Nigerian Military Uncover Bomb Factory In Borno StateNAIJ.COM
DailyPost Nigeria
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Prohibition Of Same-sex Marriage Not Human Rights Violation – NBA – Leadership Newspapers


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Prohibition Of Same-sex Marriage Not Human Rights Violation – NBA
Leadership Newspapers
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) on Friday said that prohibition of same sex marriage, criminalisation of adultery and incest did not amount to violation of any person's fundamental human rights. President of the Association, Mr Augustine Alegeh ...
NBA to partner Nollywood to fight piracyThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Electricity: NBA seeks abolition of fixed chargeThe Nation Newspaper
Nigerian Lawyers Pledge Support For Buhari's Anti-corruption FightCHANNELS TELEVISION

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Corruption: EFCC Calls in ex Oyo Speaker, 31 Lawmakers for Questioning – Nigerian Bulletin


The Nation Newspaper

Corruption: EFCC Calls in ex Oyo Speaker, 31 Lawmakers for Questioning
Nigerian Bulletin
The Economic and Financial Crime Commission has invited former Speaker of the Oyo State House of Assembly under former Governor Rasidi Ladoja, Adeolu Adeleke, and 31 other lawmakers to Lagos over fraud related to the sale of the state shares.
EFCC swoops on Ladoja's lawmakers over alleged N1.5b theftDaily Sun
EFCC summons ex-Oyo Speaker, 31 Ladoja's lawmakers over N1.5bn fundThe Nation Newspaper
EFCC invites 32 former Oyo lawmakers over N1.5billion stolen moneyNational Mirror

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"An outsider emerging Customs boss rubbishes career progression" – Group tells … – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

"An outsider emerging Customs boss rubbishes career progression" - Group tells ...
DailyPost Nigeria
The League of Maritime Editors has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to have a rethink over the appointment of Col Hameed Ibrahim Ali (rtd) as the new Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service. Its President, Ovie Edomi, yesterday said the ...
The Change Agenda Needs More Of Abdullahi DikkoLeadership Newspapers
Agbakoba tasks new Customs boss on improved revenue generationThe Nation Newspaper
Agbakoba tasks new Customs Comptroller-General on revenue generationPremium Times
NAIJ.COM -Nigerian Bulletin -THISDAY Live
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Buhari’s "Northern" Appointments: The Price For Change All Nigerians Should Pay – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Buhari's "Northern" Appointments: The Price For Change All Nigerians Should Pay
NAIJ.COM
Editor's note: Yesterday, Thursday, August 27, 2015, it became known that President Muhammadu Buhari came up with six new appointments. Immediately after the names of the appointees were made public, the president got criticised both by the APC ...
OPINION: 'The Semantics Of First Ladyship In Nigeria' By Ugochukwu EjinkeonyeNigerian Bulletin
Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa: Buhari's appointments are grossly insensitiveDailyPost Nigeria
Igbo Groups Disagree Over Buhari's AppointmentInformation Nigeria
Leadership Newspapers -The Nation Newspaper
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BBOG Urges FG Attention To Plight Of Chibok Girls’ Parents – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

BBOG Urges FG Attention To Plight Of Chibok Girls' Parents
Leadership Newspapers
The #BringBackOurGirls (BBOG) group has called on the federal government to pay specific attention to the plight of parents of the 219 Chibok school girls abducted by the Boko Haram sect, April 14, 2014. While briefing the press during the ...
Abducted girls remembered, but not with urgency, in NigeriaCatholicPhilly.com
Nigerian cardinal joins #BringBackOurGirls to mark 500 days of captivityThe Catholic Register
See Photos Of BBOG March In AbujaNAIJ.COM
AllAfrica.com
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Benue earmarks N6.4bn for school infrastructure – The Nation Newspaper


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Benue earmarks N6.4bn for school infrastructure
The Nation Newspaper
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, today disclosed that the state government would commit N6.4 billion to the provision of infrastructure in its primary schools. He made the disclosure while receiving officials of the Nigerian Union of Teachers, NUT ...
Ortom to improve primary schools with N6.4bnThe Punch
Probe: Suswam, Ortom Meet Over Benue's Financial StatusLeadership Newspapers

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Okorocha sets up committee to manage bailout fund – The Nation Newspaper


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Okorocha sets up committee to manage bailout fund
The Nation Newspaper
Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, yesterday set up a committee to administer the bailout fund from the Federal Government, which he said has been accessed by the state. Okorocha, who met with workers and leaders of the organized labour in the state, ...
I Bought Two Private Jets Before Becoming Governor – OkorochaBAVIATION Business Aviation News
THE THREAT OF ARREST AND LAWSUIT BY THE IMO STATE GOVERNMENTAfrican Herald Express (blog)
Okorocha's Strides Are Not Well Known - Madumere, Deputy GovAllAfrica.com
TheCable
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Ambode enjoins youths to utilize talent, create ideas – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Ambode enjoins youths to utilize talent, create ideas
The Nation Newspaper
Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday enjoined youths in the state to always utilise their talent in creating great ideas and unleashing great potentials in all areas of human endeavou_r. The governor spoke at the commissioning of the ...
Ambode Vows To Take Lagos Youths Off StreetsThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Ambode Vows To Take Youths Off The Streets Of LagosInformation Nigeria
Governor Ambode Makes Major AppointmentNAIJ.COM
Daily Trust
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Abaribe Decries President’s Alleged Lopsided Appointments – The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)


The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)

Abaribe Decries President's Alleged Lopsided Appointments
The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Senator Ehinnaya Abaribe, a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) member who represents Abia South Senatorial District in the Senate yesterday condemned what he called attempts by President Muhammadu Buhari to alienate some parts of the country from ...

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Police redeploy 19 AIGs, 49 CPs – The Nation Newspaper


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Police redeploy 19 AIGs, 49 CPs
The Nation Newspaper
The Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase, yesterday approved the redeployment o?f 19 Assistant Inspectors General in various states. Arase also redeployed 49 ?Commissioners of Police. The posting, according to a statement from the Force Public ...
Nigeria police gets first female force PROBusinessDay
Police Force gets first female spokesperson, Principal Staff OfficerDailyPost Nigeria
She's a lawyer, she adores Oprah Winfrey… Enter Nigeria's first female police PROTheCable
Leadership Newspapers -SaharaReporters.com
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Chad sentences 10 Boko Haram members to death -sources – Daily Mail


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Chad sentences 10 Boko Haram members to death -sources
Daily Mail
N'DJAMENA, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Chad, a leading country in a military task force against Boko Haram, has sentenced 10 members of the Islamist militants to death on terrorism charges, the chief prosecutor said on Friday. "The condemned will be shot," ...
Chad sentences Boko Haram members to death9news.com.au
Boko Haram raid kills 28 in villages across northeastern NigeriaHindustan Times
28 Killed in Boko Haram Attacks in NE NigeriaVoice of America
CHANNELS TELEVISION -STLtoday.com -DailyPost Nigeria
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Nigerian Troops Uncover IED Making Factory In Borno – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Nigerian Troops Uncover IED Making Factory In Borno
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ied-making-factory Troops of the 25 Task Force Brigade of the Nigerian Army on Friday discovered and destroyed an Improvised Explosives Device(IED) making factory in Borno State. It is another feat achieved by military personnel combing Sandia, ...
'Nigeria Army uncovers major bomb-making factory, arrests terrorist leader'Premium Times

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Nigerian Troops Uncover IED Making Factory In Borno – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Nigerian Troops Uncover IED Making Factory In Borno
CHANNELS TELEVISION
ied-making-factory Troops of the 25 Task Force Brigade of the Nigerian Army on Friday discovered and destroyed an Improvised Explosives Device(IED) making factory in Borno State. It is another feat achieved by military personnel combing Sandia, ...
'Nigeria Army uncovers major bomb-making factory, arrests terrorist leader'Premium Times
Nigerian Army Destroys IED-making Factory In BornoLeadership Newspapers
Troops Record Success In Operation Lafiya DoleSaharaReporters.com
WorldStage
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‘Nigeria Army uncovers major bomb-making factory, arrests terrorist leader’ – Premium Times


Premium Times

'Nigeria Army uncovers major bomb-making factory, arrests terrorist leader'
Premium Times
Troops of the 25 Task Force Brigade of the Nigerian Army have uncovered a major bomb-making factory and arrested a terrorist leader and two others, the spokesperson for the army, Sani Usman, has said. Mr. Usman, a colonel, described the finding as “an ...

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Saraki Tasks Senate Committee On Steady Power Supply – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Saraki Tasks Senate Committee On Steady Power Supply
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Senate on power A Senate committee saddled with the responsibility of tackling issues related to power in Nigeria has been asked to urgently work towards the resolution of all challenges currently facing the sector. After inaugurating the Committee on ...
Senate Begins Probe Of Alleged Corruption In Power SectorThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Senate Begins Probe Of Power SectorLeadership Newspapers
Senate probes unwholesome practices in power sectorBusinessDay
DailyPost Nigeria -TheCable
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Bus crushes man to death in Edo – The Nation Newspaper


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Bus crushes man to death in Edo
The Nation Newspaper
The head of a yet to be identified man was on Friday severed in the presence of his wife by a mass transit bus at Ekae community in Oredo local government area of Edo State. Witnesses said the incident occurred at about 12:30pm when the couple were ...
Bus decapitates man in Edo stateNews24 Nigeria
Bus crushes man in presence of wife in EdoDailyPost Nigeria
Bus crushes man, severs head in EdoGbooza

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Discourage Your Husbands From Corruption, Sultan Urges Muslim Women – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Discourage Your Husbands From Corruption, Sultan Urges Muslim Women
CHANNELS TELEVISION
sultan of sokoto The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Abubakar Sa'ad, has urged Nigerian Muslim women to support the current fight against corruption by discouraging their husbands from engaging in corruption. The Sultan made the statement on Friday ...
FOMWAN Agonises Over Call On Hijab BanAllAfrica.com
Association decries use of girls in veils for suicide-bombingNews24 Nigeria
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Buhari Has As Many Northern Appointments As Jonathan Had? – NAIJ.COM


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Buhari Has As Many Northern Appointments As Jonathan Had?
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President Muhammadu Buhari has being accused of lopsided appointments. But what about his predecessor Goodluck Jonathan? Some see Buhari's nominations as being favoritism, with him giving a majority of the appointments so far to Northerners.
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Igbo Group Defends President Buhari’s Appointments – NAIJ.COM


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Igbo Group Defends President Buhari's Appointments
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Igbo leaders on the platform of South-East Progressive Forum have defended President Muhammad Buhari's political appointments. Igbo group defends buhari. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. President Buhari. The Igbo group said the president has ...
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Arase moves to remove Lamorde as EFCC boss – News24 Nigeria


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Arase moves to remove Lamorde as EFCC boss
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Abuja - The Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase, has written to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission indicating his plan to recall all police officers who have so far served in the commission for five years, Premium Times reports.
Nigerians in Diaspora Kick Against Probe of EFCC BossAllAfrica.com
Lamorde describes Uboh's allegation as smear campaignDailyPost Nigeria
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Insurgency – Rochas Foundation to Build School for IDPs in Yola – AllAfrica.com


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Insurgency - Rochas Foundation to Build School for IDPs in Yola
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Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, on Thursday said that his foundation would build a secondary school for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Yola. Okorocha made this known when he led members of the Progressives Governors Forum on a visit to ...
APC Governors laments level of poverty,constitutes committee on job creationDailyPost Nigeria
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NUC Names 65 Illegal Varsities, Prosecutes Eight Others – AllAfrica.com


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NUC Names 65 Illegal Varsities, Prosecutes Eight Others
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Classroom. Image source troutlakeccTHE National Universities Commission (NUC) has released a list of 65 illegal degree awarding institutions operating in the country for sometimes now. Some of them are already facing investigation/prosecution.
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Buhari directs defence ministry to join committee to probe weapons procurement – News24 Nigeria


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Buhari directs defence ministry to join committee to probe weapons procurement
News24 Nigeria
Abuja- President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that the Ministry of Defence should be included in the Committee to Investigate Weapons Procurement. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence, Isma'ila Aliyu, announced this to State House ...
Arms Deal - We Were Sidelined - Defence MinistryAllAfrica.com
Defence Ministry joins arms purchase probeThe Nation Newspaper
Perm Sec: Defence Ministry Not Involved in Weapons Procurement in Recent YearsTHISDAY Live
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Senate Probes Customs, FIRS Over N567 Billion Illegal Spendings – AllAfrica.com


The Punch

Senate Probes Customs, FIRS Over N567 Billion Illegal Spendings
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The Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions is set to investigate an allegation of unappropriated spendings totaling N567billion, made by the Nigeria Customs Service ( NCS) and the Federal Inland Revenue Service ( FIRS) from January ...
N567bn scam: Senate probes Customs, FIRSThe Punch
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Lamorde describes Uboh’s allegation as smear campaign – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Lamorde describes Uboh's allegation as smear campaign
DailyPost Nigeria
lamorde3 The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Lamorde, yesterday came out to deny the allegation that an estimated N1 trillion the anti-graft agency recovered under his leadership from looters were diverted.

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So Sad: Man commits suicide after losing job in Ondo – Pulse Nigeria


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So Sad: Man commits suicide after losing job in Ondo
Pulse Nigeria
The loss of a job has led to a 33-year-old man in Akure, the capital of Ondo State, identified as Gbenga Ogundana, committing suicide. The already decomposing body of the deceased was discovered almost four days after he killed himself in his rented ...
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Metuh, Lagos Chairman’s Suspension A Nullity – PDP – Information Nigeria


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Metuh, Lagos Chairman's Suspension A Nullity – PDP
Information Nigeria
PDP1 The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday described the purported suspension of its National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh, by a group in the Anambra State chapter of the party as null and void.
PDP nullifies suspension of Metuh, impeachment of ShelleThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
PDP nullifies Metuh's suspensionNews24 Nigeria
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Reps call for overhaul of anti-graft agencies, judicial commission – BusinessDay


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Reps call for overhaul of anti-graft agencies, judicial commission
BusinessDay
House-of-Rep Members of House of Representatives on Thursday called for immediate overhaul of the two anti-graft agencies in a bid to effectively tackle the scourge of corruption in the country. Mark Igbillah (APC-Benue) and Oghene Egoh (PDP-Lagos) ...
Unification Origins of Nigerian CorruptionAllAfrica.com
Lawmaker: Anti-Graft Agencies Are Weak, Have FailedTHISDAY Live
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Nigeria’s Buhari appoints chief of staff – Reuters Africa


Reuters Africa

Nigeria's Buhari appoints chief of staff
Reuters Africa
ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Alhaji Abba Kyari, who has held posts at United Bank for Africa, Unilever, and Mobil, as his chief of staff. Unlike his recent predecessors, Kyari is not a politician. "Chief of staff ...
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3158 Kaduna pilgrims fly to Saudi – The Nation Newspaper


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3158 Kaduna pilgrims fly to Saudi
The Nation Newspaper
Three thousand one hundred and fifty-eight of the 5,710 intending pilgrims from Kaduna State have been transported to Saudi Arabia, the Chairman of the state Task Force on Hajj, Senator Sani Saleh, has said. He assured that every intending pilgrim, who ...
NAHCON airlifts 8851 intending pilgrims to Saudi ArabiaPremium Times
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Arik: I was expecting N1.2m from drug pushing, says accomplice – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Arik: I was expecting N1.2m from drug pushing, says accomplice
The Nation Newspaper
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has apprehended an Arik Air crew member, Chibuzor Oliver Ikechukwu over his alleged role in the 20 kilogramme of cocaine seizure by the United Kingdom Border Force at Heathrow Airport. Ikechukwu ...
Arik Air catering staff got N400,000 to smuggle cocaine on board aircraftDaily Sun
NDLEA arrests three passengers for ingesting 233 wraps of cocaineBusinessDay
Arik Crew Member Reveals How Staff Smuggle CocaineNAIJ.COM
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The rage of erosion in Imo – The Nation Newspaper


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The rage of erosion in Imo
The Nation Newspaper
Many residents watch the earth move, pulling down homes, cutting off roads and leaving them in despair. OKODILI NDIDI reports on the ravages of erosion in Imo State. It sometimes looks like a horror movie in slow motion. Right before their eyes, roads ...
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Fake Army Senior Arrested By Nigerian PoliceNAIJ.COM
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Nigeria’s Buhari appoints chief of staff – Reuters Africa


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Nigeria's Buhari appoints chief of staff
Reuters Africa
ABUJA Aug 27 (Reuters) - Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Alhaji Abba Kyari, who has held posts at United Bank for Africa, Unilever, and Mobil, as his chief of staff. Unlike his recent predecessors, Kyari is not a politician. "Chief ...
Buhari appoints SGF, othersBusinessDay
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Fani-Kayode reacts to appointment of Abba Kyari as Buhari’s CoS – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Fani-Kayode reacts to appointment of Abba Kyari as Buhari's CoS
DailyPost Nigeria
A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani Kayode has hailed the appointment of Abba Kyari as the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari. Fani, a chieftain of the PDP, described Kyari as a good man, who can discharge his duty with all sincerity.

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Photos: 500 Days rally for Chibok girls in Abuja – The Nation Newspaper


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Photos: 500 Days rally for Chibok girls in Abuja
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Archbishop of Abuja Dioceses , Cardinal John Onaiyekan (middle), Chief Imam of Apo Mosque , Mohammed Nur (right) with #BringBackOurGirls campaigners during a walk to mark 500 Days of the abduction of the Chibok School Girls in Abuja.
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TRAGIC: Policeman Dies While Chasing ‘Danfo’ Driver In Lagos, Vanishes – Entertainment Express


Entertainment Express

TRAGIC: Policeman Dies While Chasing 'Danfo' Driver In Lagos, Vanishes
Entertainment Express
A yet to be identified policeman assigned to the Orile Police Division has been reportedly killed while chasing a bus driver opposite Fatgbems filling station, along the ever-busy Oshodi-Apapa expressway. The incident, according to report happened ...
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Come And Join Us, PDP Begs Nigerians As e-Membership Registration Takes Off – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

Come And Join Us, PDP Begs Nigerians As e-Membership Registration Takes Off
Information Nigeria
Uche-Secondus The national leadership of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has begged Nigerians to come and join the party. The party, which had been governing the country since 1999, handed over to the All Progressives Congress on May 29, 2015 ...
PDP begs Nigerians to come and join the partyNews24 Nigeria
PDP: Former ruling party now begging for membersPulse Nigeria
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Anglican Primate decries high cost of governance, seeks part-time legislature – National Accord


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Anglican Primate decries high cost of governance, seeks part-time legislature
National Accord
The Primate of the Anglican Church of Nigeria, Most Rev. Nicholas Okoh has identified the adoption of a part-time legislature as the best option for Nigeria if the nation is serious about reducing the cost of governance and freeing up more funds for ...
Non-Release of Chibok Girls Harmful to Nigeria - Anglican PrimateAllAfrica.com
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A Time Like This: Wife stabs husband to over money in Enugu – Pulse Nigeria


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A Time Like This: Wife stabs husband to over money in Enugu
Pulse Nigeria
A 26-year-old housewife identified as Joy Umeh, is surely not experiencing any joy at the moment after she allowed her anger to take control of her emotions, leading her to brutally stab her husband, Sunday, when he could not provide money for the family.
Unbelievable: What Woman Did To Hubby For Refusing To Give Her Money For ...NAIJ.COM
Wife stabs husband over monetary disagreementDaily Times Nigeria
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Pirates attack boat, abduct 2 monarchs, 1 security escort In Bayelsa – BusinessDay


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Pirates attack boat, abduct 2 monarchs, 1 security escort In Bayelsa
BusinessDay
Unidentified gunmen suspected to be sea pirates on Wednesday, attacked two passenger boats and kidnapped three persons along the Ogbia to Brass waterways in Bayelsa. Asinim Butswat, Police Spokesman for Bayelsa Command, confirmed the ...
Suspected pirates abduct two monarchs in BayelsaThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Three persons kidnapped in BayelsaDaily Times Nigeria
Pirates Storm Bayelsa, Abduct Local LeadersNAIJ.COM
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NCP pleads with INEC to be fair in Kogi, Bayelsa elections – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

NCP pleads with INEC to be fair in Kogi, Bayelsa elections
Daily Times Nigeria
The National Conscience party (NCP) has pleaded with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), to ensure that the rule of law prevail during the forthcoming elections in both Kogi and Bayelsa States. The National Chairman of NCP, Alhaji ...
Hukumar Zabe Ta Fiddo Da Wata Sabuwar Hanyar Hana MagudiNAIJ.COM
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For Demanding Sex, This Woman Did The Unthinkable To Her Fiance In Lagos – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

For Demanding Sex, This Woman Did The Unthinkable To Her Fiance In Lagos
NAIJ.COM
A 24-year-old woman Blessing Edet has been arrested for allegedly stabbing her fiancé, Edet Ebong, 33, to death with a kitchen knife over his demands for sex. Blessing, who resides at Ogombo village in the Lekki area of Lagos state, had been dating ...
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INEC Introduces New Innovation For Free, Fair Election – NAIJ.COM


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INEC Introduces New Innovation For Free, Fair Election
NAIJ.COM
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disclosed plan to introduce new innovation to the forthcoming gubernatorial elections in Kogi and Bayelsa states. INEC. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. The commission planned using ...
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I would have loved to serve as corps member if not for age – Obasanjo – DailyPost Nigeria


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I would have loved to serve as corps member if not for age - Obasanjo
DailyPost Nigeria
Obasanjo blames Boko Haram's incursion into Northeast on illiteracy Former president, Olusegun Obasanjo hes revealed that he would have loved to participate in the one year mandatory service of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, if not for age ...
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Ojukwu now Kogi police commissioner – TheCable


TheCable

Ojukwu now Kogi police commissioner
TheCable
The Police Service Commission (PSC) on Wednesday announced the redeployment of Emmanuel Ojukwu, police spokesman, and 36 commissioners of police (CPs) to various state commands and the FCT. The commission in a statement said that the ...
FCT, 36 States Police Commissioners redeployedDailyPost Nigeria
Police Service Commission Deploys New Police Commissioners to StatesThe News
Breaking News: PSC Deploys Police Commissioners In 36 States, FCTThe Streetjournal
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House Speaker mourns late educationist Hamza – News24 Nigeria


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House Speaker mourns late educationist Hamza
News24 Nigeria
Abuja - Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has condoled with Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai, over the death of his foster father Yahaya Hamza. Dogara prayed God to give the family the fortitude to bear the loss. He said the ...
Dogara condoles El-Rufai over father's deathDailyPost Nigeria
El-Rufai's father diesThe Nation Newspaper
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Hajj 2015 – Nigeria Airlifts 7, 851 Pilgrims in Four Days – AllAfrica.com


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Hajj 2015 - Nigeria Airlifts 7, 851 Pilgrims in Four Days
AllAfrica.com
A total 7, 851 of intending pilgrims have so far been airlifted to Saudi Arabia by the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) as at Wednesday according to an official publication of the commission. Nigeria began the airlifts with the flag-off in ...
NAHCON airlifts 8851 intending pilgrims to Saudi ArabiaNews24 Nigeria
S Arabia's Flynas to carry Haj pilgrims to JeddahFree Press Journal
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Sad: Read How Lagos Police Inspector Shot Himself – NAIJ.COM


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Sad: Read How Lagos Police Inspector Shot Himself
NAIJ.COM
A Lagos police inspector simply identified as Medugwu has died from gunshot wounds he sustained while adjusting a faulty rifle at the Mobile Police Force 20, in the Ikeja area of Lagos. The incident happed around 10 a.m on Tuesday, August 25 when the ...
Nigerian Police Inspector Accidentally Kills Himself While Adjusting Faulty RifleNigerian Bulletin
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Accidental Discharge: Police Inspector shoots self to dead in LagosPulse Nigeria
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70 Vehicles, N600M Generators, Air Conditioners Recovered From Ex-Governor – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

70 Vehicles, N600M Generators, Air Conditioners Recovered From Ex-Governor
NAIJ.COM
Over 70 vehicles, N600 million in generators and a number of air conditioners have been recovered from officials of the administration of the former governor of Bauchi state, Isa Yuguda. This was disclosed in a statement by Governor Mohammed Abubakar ...
Bauchi recovers 72 vehicles, 60 generators from past officialsThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Anti-graft War: We've Recovered 70 Vehicles, N600m Generators From Yuguda ...Leadership Newspapers
72 cars, others recovered from ex-Bauchi govt officialsThe Nation Newspaper
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I’m not behind Fashola’s ordeals, I’m proud of his achievements – Tinubu – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

I'm not behind Fashola's ordeals, I'm proud of his achievements - Tinubu
DailyPost Nigeria
Asiwaju-Bola-Ahmed-Tinubu.jpg.pagespeed.ic.ropUF1Tk7b After a long silence, a former governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu, has opened up on the ongoing corruption allegations hanging around the neck of his successor, Babatunde Fashola.
Tinubu faults attacks on FasholaDaily Times Nigeria
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Tinubu: why Fashola is under stinking attacksThe Nation Newspaper
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Is Tinubu afraid of Senate screenings? – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

Is Tinubu afraid of Senate screenings?
Daily Times Nigeria
In the interest of sustaining our democracy, it is important that institutions in Nigeria and the people begin to see the laws meant to guide us as roadmaps in establishing lasting precedents. This has become necessary in this eventful political ...
MEET Man Who Has Been Dubbed The Best Politician In The CountryNAIJ.COM
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Dogara condoles El-Rufai over father’s death – DailyPost Nigeria


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Dogara condoles El-Rufai over father's death
DailyPost Nigeria
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, on Wednesday, commiserated with Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai over the death of his foster father, Malam Yahaya Hamza. In a statement issued by Dogara's Special Adviser on Media ...
El-Rufai's father diesThe Nation Newspaper
Sultan Attends el-Rufai's Father's BurialLeadership Newspapers
Nasir El-Rufai: Dogara condoles Kaduna Gov. over loss of foster fatherPulse Nigeria
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Ambode Floors Agbaje Again – THISDAY Live


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Ambode Floors Agbaje Again
THISDAY Live
The Lagos Division Court of Appeal wednesday affirmed the verdict of the state Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal which upheld the declaration of Akinwunmi Ambode as the winner of the April 11 governorship election. The appellate court aligned ...
Appeal Court Ruling, Vindication Of People's Mandate – AmbodeInformation Nigeria
Appeal Court affirms Ambode's defeat of AgbajeThe Nation Newspaper
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Nigeria: 14020 Candidates Fail Unilag Post-UTME Exams – AllAfrica.com


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Nigeria: 14020 Candidates Fail Unilag Post-UTME Exams
AllAfrica.com
A total of 14,020 candidates who sat for the recent post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) organised by University of Lagos (UNILAG) failed the exams even as the varsity management withheld the results of 271 candidates over cases of ...
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University of Lagos Post UTME Results Show 56% Pass Rate360Nobs.com
UNILAG 2015/2016 Admission: 17935 candidates will fight for 7000 available slotsPulse Nigeria
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The Buhari magic – The Nation Newspaper


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The Buhari magic
The Nation Newspaper
He and his party promised change and little by little, the country is experiencing change. Even without him saying it, we are all acting correctly, especially the anti-graft agencies and government workers. Yet President Muhammadu Buhari has not spent ...
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Tribunal decides Gbajabiamila’s fate Sept. 28 – The Punch


The Punch

Tribunal decides Gbajabiamila's fate Sept. 28
The Punch
The Lagos State National Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal has fixed September 28, 2015 to give judgment in a petition challenging the victory of the All Progressives Congress lawmaker representing Surulere Federal Constituency in the House of ...
Tension As Election Tribunal Decides On Gbajabiamila's Fate On Sept 8NAIJ.COM
Surulere Constituency: Gbajabiamila Knows Fate Sept 29Leadership Newspapers
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APC Tenders Report Of Inspected Election Materials In Akwa Ibom – CHANNELS TELEVISION


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APC Tenders Report Of Inspected Election Materials In Akwa Ibom
CHANNELS TELEVISION
APC The All Progressive Congress (APC) and its Akwa Ibom governorship candidate in the April 11th 2015 governorship election, Mr Umana Umana, have tendered the report of their inspection and scanning of the election materials as ordered by the tribunal ...
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A'Ibom owes banks N64.5bn – CommissionerThe Punch
Smear campaign alleged against First LadyNews24 Nigeria
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Hajj 2015: Nigeria airlifts 7, 851 pilgrims in 4 days – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Hajj 2015: Nigeria airlifts 7, 851 pilgrims in 4 days
Daily Trust
A total 7, 851 of intending pilgrims have so far been airlifted to Saudi Arabia by the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) as at Wednesday according to an official publication of the commission. Nigeria began the airlifts with the flag-off in ...
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Hajj: Bauchi saves N800m, bars 13 pregnant womenThe Punch
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Chibok: 500 days in Boko Haram captivity – Deutsche Welle


Deutsche Welle

Chibok: 500 days in Boko Haram captivity
Deutsche Welle
Relatives of the missing Chibok schoolgirls will hold a youth march and candle-lit vigil in the Nigerian capital Abuja on Thursday, seeking to keep alive hopes of being reunited with their loved ones. Nigeria Proteste Chibok Mädchen. Aisha Yesufu is ...
Join worldwide effort to save kidnapped Nigerian girlsSun Sentinel
500 painful days without the Chibok girlsThe Punch
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Read What Happened To Nigerian In Malaysia After Selling Kidney For N6million – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Read What Happened To Nigerian In Malaysia After Selling Kidney For N6million
NAIJ.COM
In a bid to cash in real money quickly, a certain 28-year-old Nigerian, simply identified as Chukwudi, has lost his life in Malaysia. Artificial Kidney. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. Artificial Kidney. Quite a lot of young Nigerians abroad ...
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The APC At Two: Internal Battles and The Road Ahead – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

The APC At Two: Internal Battles and The Road Ahead
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Editor's note: In summer 2013, the All Progressives Congress was “born” out of the confluence of most notable Nigerian political parties. In just two years, the giant has reared its head and roared loud enough to depose the Peoples Democratic Party ...
APC threatens to sanction erring membersThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
el-Rufai Heads Kogi APC Governorship Primaries PanelLeadership Newspapers
APC Sets Up Special Committee to Monitor President Buhari's Compliance to ...Nigerian Bulletin
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Police Begin Withdrawal Of Orderlies Attached To Unauthorised VIPs – Leadership Newspapers


The Guardian Nigeria

Police Begin Withdrawal Of Orderlies Attached To Unauthorised VIPs
Leadership Newspapers
Following President Muhammadu Buhari's directive of immediate withdrawal of Policemen from Very Important Personalities (VIP) who are not entitled to their services, the Police Service Commission, PSC and the police high command has deployed ...
Police Begin Withdrawal of Officers Attached to VIPsAllAfrica.com
PSC, Force headquarters to enforce withdrawal of policemen from VIPsThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Police Begin Withdrawal of Personnel from VIPsTHISDAY Live
The Nation Newspaper -Information Nigeria -The Streetjournal
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PDP set for another humiliation as Ndom-Egba concludes plans to dump party – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

PDP set for another humiliation as Ndom-Egba concludes plans to dump party
DailyPost Nigeria
Victor-Ndoma-Egba-SAN The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is set to suffer another humiliating defection, as the immediate past Senate Leader, Victor Ndoma-Egba, has voiced out his frustrations in the party, stating that he cannot continue to “hang ...

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PDP set for another humiliation as Ndom-Egba concludes plans to dump party – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

PDP set for another humiliation as Ndom-Egba concludes plans to dump party
DailyPost Nigeria
Victor-Ndoma-Egba-SAN The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is set to suffer another humiliating defection, as the immediate past Senate Leader, Victor Ndoma-Egba, has voiced out his frustrations in the party, stating that he cannot continue to “hang ...
Victor Ndoma-Egba: Ex-Senate Leader says he can't 'hang around' PDP anymorePulse Nigeria
Apologise to us or remain in PDP, APC tells Ndoma-EgbaThe Nation Newspaper
South-South APC Gives Ndoma-Egba Conditions For His Defection From PDPNigerian Bulletin
Daily Trust
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Dickson declares for second term on September 8 – News24 Nigeria


News24 Nigeria

Dickson declares for second term on September 8
News24 Nigeria
Yenagoa - Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State will declare his intention to run for a second term in office on Tuesday, September 8, reports The Sun. He will be seeking re-election under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Dickson ...
Gov Dickson To Declare Ambition For Bayelsa GuberNAIJ.COM
Why Bayelsa suspended payment of gratuities, by DicksonThe Nation Newspaper
Drama As Gov Dickson Accepts Aide's ResignationLeadership Newspapers
The News -The Tide -THISDAY Live
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Man asks court to dissolve marriage over wife’s escapades with men she meets … – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Man asks court to dissolve marriage over wife's escapades with men she meets ...
DailyPost Nigeria
Court dissolves three-year-old marriage over wife's lack of vagina opening An Ekiti based businessman, Muyiwa Owolabi, on Tuesday urged an Ado Ekiti Customary Court to dissolve his 10-year-old marriage to wife, Tinuola Owolabi over claims that she ...
Ekiti Man Sacks Wife Of 10 Years For Keeping Social Media LoversEntertainment Express
Man Catches Wife With 'Social Media' Adultery, Takes Drastic Action AfterwardsNAIJ.COM
Man drags wife to court over Facebook loversDaily Times Nigeria

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Tribunal affirms Kwankwaso’s victory – News24 Nigeria


The Streetjournal

Tribunal affirms Kwankwaso's victory
News24 Nigeria
Kano - The National Assembly election petition tribunal in Kano State on Tuesday upheld the victory of Rabi'u Musa Kwankwaso of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the Kano-Central senatorial election, reports Daily Trust. The tribunal dismissed the ...
Election Tribunal Throws out Petition Against KwankwasoNAIJ.COM
Tribunal upholds Kwankwaso's victoryDaily Trust
Tribunal dismisses case against KwankwasoThe Nation Newspaper
Premium Times -TheCable -The Streetjournal
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What Buhari And President Of Benin Republic Were Up To Yesterday (SEE PHOTOS) – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

What Buhari And President Of Benin Republic Were Up To Yesterday (SEE PHOTOS)
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The president of Benin Republic, Boni Yayi was a guest of President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, August 25. Both men, after a closed door meeting held a joint press briefing at the Aso villa. Yayi-Buhari. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter ...
Nigeria, Benin Republic Resolve To Strengthen Economic, Security TiesLeadership Newspapers
Nigeria, Benin Republic to Strengthen Economic, Security CooperationTHISDAY Live
Nigeria, Benin Sign Economic And Security Cooperation PactCHANNELS TELEVISION
Daily Trust -The Nation Newspaper -The News
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Three Killed, One Injured In Maiduguri Suicide Bombing – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Three Killed, One Injured In Maiduguri Suicide Bombing
CHANNELS TELEVISION
bomb blast Just as the residents of Damaturu are still trying to come to terms with the suicide bombings that claimed the lives of six people and injured over 40 on Tuesday, another suicide bombing has been reported in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.
Bomber kills self, soldier at checkpoint in MaiduguriDailyPost Nigeria
Suicide Bombers Attack Military Checkpoint Near Maiduguri AirportNigerian Bulletin
Suicide bombers strike on Maiduguri highway, 3 dieThe News
Premium Times -THISDAY Live -AllAfrica.com
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Three Killed, One Injured In Maiduguri Suicide Bombing – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Three Killed, One Injured In Maiduguri Suicide Bombing
CHANNELS TELEVISION
bomb blast Just as the residents of Damaturu are still trying to come to terms with the suicide bombings that claimed the lives of six people and injured over 40 on Tuesday, another suicide bombing has been reported in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.
Suicide bombers kill soldier at Maiduguri checkpointPremium Times
Suicide Bomber Hits Airport Junction Maiduguri Kills One Military Guards CommanderAllAfrica.com
JUST IN: Two Suicide Bombers Hit MaiduguriNAIJ.COM
DailyPost Nigeria
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Bukola Saraki Senate president-ship x-rayed in 3D: The crown, the cross and … – WorldStage


WorldStage

Bukola Saraki Senate president-ship x-rayed in 3D: The crown, the cross and ...
WorldStage
By Lawal Sharafadeen-- Every action has its reaction, Nigeria is adjudged to be the country going through the toughest permutations in sub Sahara Africa and going by this, we can say that Nigeria houses the toughest sets of people and a pointer to this ...
OPINION: The True Narrative of the 8th Senate Thus Far By Abang DoveNigerian Bulletin
Saraki's Visit To Borno To Complement Buhari's Efforts – GroupLeadership Newspapers

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Bukola Saraki Senate president-ship x-rayed in 3D: The crown, the cross and … – WorldStage


WorldStage

Bukola Saraki Senate president-ship x-rayed in 3D: The crown, the cross and ...
WorldStage
By Lawal Sharafadeen-- Every action has its reaction, Nigeria is adjudged to be the country going through the toughest permutations in sub Sahara Africa and going by this, we can say that Nigeria houses the toughest sets of people and a pointer to this ...
OPINION: The True Narrative of the 8th Senate Thus Far By Abang DoveNigerian Bulletin
Saraki's Visit To Borno To Complement Buhari's Efforts – GroupLeadership Newspapers

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