Monthly Archives: December 2015

Banning Of Hijab Is Attack On Islam – Muslim Groups Cry Out – NAIJ.COM


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Banning Of Hijab Is Attack On Islam – Muslim Groups Cry Out
NAIJ.COM
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) as well as Muslim Students' Society of Nigeria have rejected any idea of imposing a ban on hijab. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. 201215F-Girls--hijab. Цithout their hijab Muslim women feel as if they are ...
MURIC warns Buhari against Hijab banP.M. News
Muslim Group Reacts To Banning of HijabNigerian Bulletin
Ban on hijab is escapist, scapegoatism – MURICThe Eagle Online

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Two Airforce Officers Arrested For Locking Boy In Car Boot (Pictured) – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

Two Airforce Officers Arrested For Locking Boy In Car Boot (Pictured)
Information Nigeria
Two cadets' officers, Peters O. Solomon and Abdullahi Fahad were Wednesday apprehended by the convoy of the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode in Mile 12 area of the State while dehumanizing an artisan, Dahiru Lawal for allegedly breaking ...
Brutality: Ambode Nabs Airforce Officers For Locking Boy In CarLeadership Newspapers
Artisan locked in the boot by Air Force cadets freed by Ambode (PHOTO)DailyPost Nigeria
Ambode rescues man locked in car boot by cadetsNews24 Nigeria
The Punch -The Nation Newspaper -Vanguard
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Appeal Court ruling on Taraba gov election underway – The Punch


National Mirror

Appeal Court ruling on Taraba gov election underway
The Punch
@MobilePunch #TribunalElection 1st issue: whether the statement on oaths filed by APC's Alhassan @ tribunal complied with S. 13 of Oaths Act. — ADESOMOJU (@adeadesomoju) December 31, 2015 ...
Taraba Governorship: Court Of Appeal SitsNAIJ.COM
Ishaku solicits media supportNational Mirror

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Gov Lalong Presents N154bn Budget To Plateau Assembly – Leadership Newspapers


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Gov Lalong Presents N154bn Budget To Plateau Assembly
Leadership Newspapers
Plateau State governor, Mr. Simon Lalong, yesterday presented an appropriation bill of N154billion as 2016 budget to the Plateau State House of Assembly. Lalong said that the budget, tagged: “Budget Of Rescue and Hope ,” is the first by the ...
Plateau Assembly rejects Lalong's request to extend LG Transition C'ttee ...Vanguard
Plateau budgets N156bn for 2016National Mirror
Plateau to spend N154bThe Nation Newspaper
DailyPost Nigeria -WorldStage -The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
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Guber polls: Ladoja takes Ajimobi to Supreme Court – Vanguard


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Guber polls: Ladoja takes Ajimobi to Supreme Court
Vanguard
Ibadan–the Appeal Court in Ibadan delivered its judgment on the petition filed by a former Governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashidi Ladoja against the election of the incumbent Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, the ex-governor has finally filed processes ...
Oyo guber: Ladoja drags Ajimobi to Supreme CourtDaily Sun
Oyo guber election: Ladoja heads for Supreme CourtNational Mirror
Oyo APC: Ladoja working in futilityThe Nation Newspaper

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Gov Shettima Presents N155bn Budget For 2016 – Leadership Newspapers


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Gov Shettima Presents N155bn Budget For 2016
Leadership Newspapers
Borno State governor Kashim Shettima has said that his government will step on powerful toes to stamp out ghost workers in a bid to sanitize the civil service in Borno State. The governor made the statement on Wednesday while presenting the 2016 ...
Borno budgets N155b for 2016The Eagle Online
2016: Shettima presents N155bn appropriation billDaily Sun
Shettima allocates 70 per cent of Borno's N155bn budget to capital projectsDailyPost Nigeria
News24 Nigeria -The Nation Newspaper -Naija247news
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Buhari’ll not shield APC members who misuse security votes —Lai Mohammed – Vanguard


Vanguard

Buhari'll not shield APC members who misuse security votes —Lai Mohammed
Vanguard
LAGOS— The Federal Government will not shield any high profile member of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, involved in the alleged misuse of security funds, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said yesterday.
Why is Lai Mohammed struggling?Daily Sun
Visit B'Haram zones, Lai Mohammed dares FayoseThe Punch
Lai Mohammed: Female bombers don't know they're carrying bombs - Minister saysPulse Nigeria
DailyPost Nigeria -Information Nigeria -Naija247news
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DSS re-arrests Dasuki at Kuje prison gate – Daily Times Nigeria


Daily Times Nigeria

DSS re-arrests Dasuki at Kuje prison gate
Daily Times Nigeria
The Department of the State Security Service (DSS) on Wednesday re-arrested former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd). The re-arrest of the former NSA came on a day the arraignment of a former National Chairman of the Peoples ...

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10 prison inmates regain freedom – The Punch


The Punch

10 prison inmates regain freedom
The Punch
The Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Olufunmilayo Atilade, on Wednesday released 10 inmates from the Ikoyi Prison. Atilade said the amnesty granted the inmates was in line with the provisions of Section 1(1) of the Criminal Justice Release from ...
800-capacity Ikoyi Prison now has 2084 inmates, CJ frees 10The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Lagos CJ frees 10 inmates from prisonNational Mirror
Eleven inmates of Ikoyi Prisons get amnestyWorldStage
The Nation Newspaper -AllAfrica.com -DailyPost Nigeria
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Buhari’s imprints in 2015 – Vanguard


Vanguard

Buhari's imprints in 2015
Vanguard
His campaign promises were predicated on three key issues: stamping out insecurity, ridding the country of entrenched corruption and providing employment for the teeming jobless Nigerians. And so, he set out to work immediately after his swearing in.
Buhari: 'I will sack any of my ministers involved in corrupt practices ...Pulse Nigeria

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Lawyers differ as DSS re-arrests Dasuki at prison gate – The Punch


The Punch

Lawyers differ as DSS re-arrests Dasuki at prison gate
The Punch
Operatives of the Department of the State Services have re-arrested a former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.). He was re-arrested at the gate of the Kuje Prison, Abuja, at about 11.15pm on Tuesday while he was about leaving the ...
DSS re-arrests Dasuki at Kuje prison gateDaily Times Nigeria
Again, SSS disobeys court order, detains ex-NSA, Dasuki despite bail orderPremium Times

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We will ban Hijab if suicide attacks continue –Buhari – The Punch


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We will ban Hijab if suicide attacks continue –Buhari
The Punch
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday said the Federal Government will ban the use of Hijab in the North-East if Suicide attacks using women continued in the region. The President also said the government had no reliable information on where the ...
Buhari ready to negotiate for release of Chibok girlsVanguard
Minister Of Information Insists War Against Boko Haram Largely Won, Urges ...360Nobs.com
MUST READ: Top 17 Unforgettable Things Buhari Said During Media ChatNAIJ.COM
The Nation Newspaper -DailyPost Nigeria -Naija247news
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100 PDP members decamp to APC in Enugu – DailyPost Nigeria


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100 PDP members decamp to APC in Enugu
DailyPost Nigeria
pdp No fewer than 100 members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, officially defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Enugu State yesterday. The defectors, led by Mr. Emeka Udeh, were welcomed yesterday at Eke Ward, in Udi Local ...
PDP to replace mediocre leaders, sanction corrupt membersThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
PDP Insider: Are PDP Leaders Praising Buhari Selfish Cowards?NAIJ.COM
PDP Disowns Members Facing Corruption ChargesThe Streetjournal
Premium Times -The Nation Newspaper -Daily Trust
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Dasukigate: Bafarawa supports Buhari’s anti-corruption war – The Punch


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Dasukigate: Bafarawa supports Buhari's anti-corruption war
The Punch
Former Governor of Sokoto state, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, has endorsed the ongoing anti-corruption war of President Muhammadu Buhari. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Bafarawa, who is standing trial in the ongoing arms deal corruption trial, ...
Buhari's government is for Nigerians – BafarawaThe Nation Newspaper
Dasukigate: Prosecuted Bafarawa support Buhari's anti-corruption warP.M. News

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Gov Okorocha presents N102.2bn for Imo State 2016 budget – Africa Independent Television


Africa Independent Television

Gov Okorocha presents N102.2bn for Imo State 2016 budget
Africa Independent Television
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State Governor has presented a proposed budget of N102,208,328,832 for the 2016 fiscal year, to the state House of Assembly, tagged “Budget of consolidation and continuity.” This he revealed at a presentation yesterday, ...
Okorocha presents N102b budget for 2016The Nation Newspaper
Okorocha budgets N102.2bn for 2016The Punch
Okorocha Present 102bn Naira For Imo State's 2016 BudgetNaija247news
Vanguard -TV360 -Pulse Nigeria
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NSCDC arrests 40 oil thieves in Bayelsa – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

NSCDC arrests 40 oil thieves in Bayelsa
The Nation Newspaper
The Bayelsa State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested 40 oil thieves and destroyed 106 illegal refineries in the state. The NSCDC Commandant, Mr. Desmond Agu, who spoke in Yenagoa said the corps ...
NSCDC arrests 40 suspected oil bunkerers, destroys 106 illegal refineries in ...The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
NSCDC in secret recruitment as top officers share slotsThe Punch
NSCDC Boss Inaugurates Special Squad To Curb Oil TheftCHANNELS TELEVISION
Naija247news
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Dankwambo’s N76.5b budget – The Nation Newspaper


The Guardian Nigeria

Dankwambo's N76.5b budget
The Nation Newspaper
Gombe State Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo yesterday presented a budget proposal of N76.5 billion at the House of Assembly for approval. The budget, tagged: 'Budget of Consistency and Transformation', was made up of N42.5 billion recurrent expenditure ...
Wada presents N75b budget in Kogi, Dankwambo N76.5b in GombeThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Ibrahim Dankwambo: Governor presents Gombe state's 2016 budgetPulse Nigeria
Dankwambo Presents N76.5bn Budget To Gombe AssemblyLeadership Newspapers
Vanguard -Daily Trust -The Eagle Online
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Open Letter To Femi Fani-Kayode: Stop Portraying PMB As The Problem Of Nigeria – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Open Letter To Femi Fani-Kayode: Stop Portraying PMB As The Problem Of Nigeria
NAIJ.COM
Editor's note: Emmanuel T. Okedeji came up with a counter article to the open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari by Femi Fani-Kayode, the erstwhile aviation minister and an influential opinion-maker. The article deals with corrections of his ...
War Against Boko Haram Has Not Been Won – Fani-KayodeCHANNELS TELEVISION
Insurgency: Fani-Kayode advocates support for BuhariThe Nation Newspaper
Fani-Kayode's Reputation In Nigeria's Political Scene Is Damaged – FashakinNaija247news
Nigerian Bulletin -360Nobs.com
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Police arrest house burglar who operates in Ghana, Nigeria – Vanguard


Vanguard

Police arrest house burglar who operates in Ghana, Nigeria
Vanguard
The Lagos State Police Command's Rapid Response Squad (RRS) says it has arrested an ex-convict who specialises in breaking into homes in Nigeria and Ghana. The command's spokesman, DSP Joseph Offor, said in a statement on Wednesday that the ...
Why I find it easier to operate in Ghana than in Nigeria – robbery suspectPremium Times
Robbery Operations are Easier to Execute in Ghana Than in Nigeria- Notorious ThiefNigerian Bulletin
I steal properties in Ghana to sell in Togo, Lagos - Robbery suspectDailyPost Nigeria
Information Nigeria -Daily Sun -NAIJ.COM
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Outrageous: Read Why Police Arrested Army Colonel (PHOTO) – NAIJ.COM


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Outrageous: Read Why Police Arrested Army Colonel (PHOTO)
NAIJ.COM
The Oyo state police command has apprehended and paraded a 62-year-old self-acclaimed colonel, Babatunde Idris. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. The fake Colonel, Babatunde Idris. The state commissioner of police, Leye Oyebade, while parading ...
Oyo Man Arrested for Posing as Colonel & Defrauding Businessman of N40 MillionBella Naija
Fake Army colonel arrested over N40m fraud in OyoDailyPost Nigeria
Impersonation: Fake 'Colonel' arrested for defrauding victim of N40mPulse Nigeria
The Punch -The Nation Newspaper -News24 Nigeria
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Revealed! Deputy Senate President Speaks On How PDP Plotted Senate Takeover – NAIJ.COM


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Revealed! Deputy Senate President Speaks On How PDP Plotted Senate Takeover
NAIJ.COM
Deputy Senate president, Ike Ekweremadu has revealed how the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gained leadership of the red chambers after most of its members had decamped to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter.
How we plotted Senate take over, by EkweremaduDaily Times Nigeria
2015: Saraki's Senate struggles, successesVanguard
2015 Review: How Fared The Upper Legislative Chamber?Leadership Newspapers
YNaija -Pulse Nigeria -Daily Sun
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Tension In Kogi Over Faleke’s Alleged Terror Plot – NAIJ.COM


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Tension In Kogi Over Faleke's Alleged Terror Plot
NAIJ.COM
There is palpable tension in Kogi state over an alleged plot by James Faleke and his supporters to throw Kogi state into chaos ahead of the January 27, 2016 swearing-in ceremony in the state. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. bello-faleke1. Faleke ...
Faleke plotting to unleash violence in Kogi - GroupsDailyPost Nigeria
Kogi conundrum, the tsetse fly on the scrotumVanguard
Faleke's House of Representatives' ticket and Constitution, Electoral Act ...The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Daily Trust
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Attorney-General rules out plea bargain for treasury looters – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Attorney-General rules out plea bargain for treasury looters
DailyPost Nigeria
Mallam-Abubakar-Malami-SAN-300x300 The Attorney-General of the Federation, AGF, and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami SAN, has disclosed that there will be no plea bargain for those charged with corruption cases, adding that the federal ...
$2.1bn arms scam: No plea bargain for suspects, says FGThe Punch
FG Committed To Chibok Girls' Rescue –AGFLeadership Newspapers
FG vows to find missing Chibok girlsVanguard
Daily Sun -The Nation Newspaper -The News
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2016 Budget: Presidency To Spend N4b On Cars, N446m On Food-Related Expenses – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

2016 Budget: Presidency To Spend N4b On Cars, N446m On Food-Related Expenses
Information Nigeria
Buhari-Budget Going by the breakdown of the 2016 budget, the Presidency has proposed to spend N3.6 billion for the purchase of cars and another N189 million to change tyres for some vehicles in the presidential garage. The number of cars is not specified.
Government to spend N4.1bn on carsNews24 Nigeria
Presidency votes N3.6b for BMW cars in Budget 2016The Nation Newspaper
Buhari's presidency to gulp N15b more in 2016The News

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Kidnappers of Jonathan’s cousin reduce ransom to N40m – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

Kidnappers of Jonathan's cousin reduce ransom to N40m
Daily Sun
Abductors of former President Goodluck Jonathan's cousin and Bayelsa Commissioner for Local Government, Madam Serefina Otazi have allegedly reduced their ransom from N100 million to N40 million according to family sources. Security sources had ...
Abductors of Bayelsa Commissioner demand N40 millionPremium Times
Kidnappers of Bayelsa commissioner demand N40m ransomVanguard
Abductors of Bayelsa commissioner demand N40mThe News
The Nation Newspaper -The Eagle Online
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N1.04tn fine: Dismiss MTN’s case, NCC tells court – The Punch


The Punch

N1.04tn fine: Dismiss MTN's case, NCC tells court
The Punch
The Nigerian Communications Commission has urged the Federal High Court in Lagos to dismiss or decline hearing the suit filed by MTN Nigeria Communications Limited to challenge the N1.04tn fine imposed on it by the commission. NCC had imposed the ...
N1.04tr fine: NCC challenges court jurisdiction in MTN suitDaily Sun
NCC urges court to throw out MTN's suitNews24 Nigeria
Fed Govt insists MTN must pay N780b fine tomorrowThe Nation Newspaper
Leadership Newspapers -Daily Trust
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Fire guts Galaxy TV, petrol tanker in Lagos – The Punch


The Punch

Fire guts Galaxy TV, petrol tanker in Lagos
The Punch
No fewer than seven people cheated death on Tuesday in the Lekki tollgate area of Lagos State after a white Iveco truck suspected to be loaded with fuel burst into flames. This is just as the Galaxy Television station on Fatai Atere Way, Mushin, was ...
In Lagos: Fuel tanker bursts into flames at Lekki toll gatePulse Nigeria
Cross Rivers State NewsDaily Times Nigeria
Petrol tanker catches fire on Lekki-Epe expresswayTheCable
The Nation Newspaper -TV360 -Entertainment Express
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Don’t cause anarchy at NFF, Dalung warns Giwa – Vanguard


Vanguard

Don't cause anarchy at NFF, Dalung warns Giwa
Vanguard
Nigeria Football Federation is boiling up for crisis again, as Chris Giwa is spoiling for action to reclaim the leadership of the nation's soccer ruling body. But he has been warned by Youth and Sports minister, Solomon Dalung not to foment trouble ...
Don't go near NFF Glass House –Dalung warns GiwaDaily Sun
Solomon Dalong: Minister warns factional NFF President, GiwaPulse Nigeria
NFF Crisis: Sports minister warns Giwa's faction to tread on path of lawThe News
NAIJ.COM -The Nation Newspaper -Goal.com
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El-Zakzaky’s followers charged with criminal conspiracy, remanded in custody – The Punch


The Punch

El-Zakzaky's followers charged with criminal conspiracy, remanded in custody
The Punch
Some members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria have been arraigned at the Chief Magistrate Court 1, Zaria Road, Kaduna and charged with criminal conspiracy and inciting public disturbances. It could not be confirmed if the plea of the accused were ...
Residents Urge Government To Ban Shiite Sect In ZariaCHANNELS TELEVISION
BREAKING NEWS: El-Zakzaky Remanded In Prison After Court Charged Him With ...NAIJ.COM
Zakzaky ran parallel govt for 40 years – Sheikh GumiThe Nation Newspaper
News24 Nigeria -The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog) -TheCable
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Lagos to become entertainment hub of Africa – Commissioner – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Lagos to become entertainment hub of Africa – Commissioner
The Eagle Online
The Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Folarin Coker, has disclosed that the ongoing “One Lagos Fiesta” will be the backbone of making Lagos the entertainment hub of Africa. Speaking with newsmen at the Bar Beach, one of the venues of the ongoing ...
Fun Galore At Glo Pavilions At One Lagos FiestaLeadership Newspapers
Govt to unveil calendar of festivals, hails LagosThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Ambode promises equal devt across LagosDaily Times Nigeria
P.M. News -THISDAY Live
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Soldier arrested for supplying arms to robbers – News24 Nigeria


News24 Nigeria

Soldier arrested for supplying arms to robbers
News24 Nigeria
Lagos - A Lance Corporal of the Nigeria Army was among eight persons arrested by the police for allegedly supplying arms and ammunition to robbers in Lagos, Vanguard reports. The corporal was picked up at his duty post in Maiduguri, Borno State, by men ...
In Ogun: Police arrests 8 alleged arms dealersPulse Nigeria
Soldier, others arrested for selling weapons to robbersThe Punch
Police arrest soldier, others for selling weapons to robbersDailyPost Nigeria
NAIJ.COM -The Eagle Online
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FG Says Radio Biafra Transmitters Were Installed on MTN Masts – Bella Naija


Bella Naija

FG Says Radio Biafra Transmitters Were Installed on MTN Masts
Bella Naija
According to Punch, the federal government has revealed that Radio Biafra transmitters were found to have been installed on MTN masts in Enugu and Anambra. This revelation is said to have been made in the government's case summary of the fresh six ...
FG: Radio Biafra transmitters installed on MTN mastsTV360
EXPOSED: How Radio Biafra Ensured Wider Coverage Using MTN MastsNAIJ.COM
MTN accused of hosting Radio Biafra transmittersThe Eagle Online
TheCable -YNaija
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Yuletide: Road crashes reduced by 33 per cent – FRSC – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Yuletide: Road crashes reduced by 33 per cent - FRSC
DailyPost Nigeria
images (5) The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), has disclosed that road crashes across the country during the Christmas period has been reduced by 33 per cent. This is contained in a statement made available to journalists on Monday in Abuja by ...
FRSC promotes 442 to Inspector cadreThe Nation Newspaper
Christmas Crash: Road Accident Dropped By 33% – FRSCNaija247news
Yuletide rush: FRSC mobile courts convict 783 traffic offendersThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
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Bayo Olupohunda: Goodluck Jonathan Left Nigeria A More Divided Nation – NAIJ.COM


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Bayo Olupohunda: Goodluck Jonathan Left Nigeria A More Divided Nation
NAIJ.COM
Editor's note: Bayo Olupohunda, the Naij.com columnist and influential opinion-maker, says the strategies and election campaign of the former president Goodluck Jonathan have deepened religious and ethnic crises in Nigeria, inducing the youths to ...
Nigeria: Buhari to Spend More Than Jonathan On Presidential Villa - to Spend ...AllAfrica.com

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Ribadu may dump PDP for APC, visits Akande – Naija247news


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Ribadu may dump PDP for APC, visits Akande
Naija247news
Erstwhile Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, and governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Adamawa State, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, has held a private meeting with a former Interim Chairman of the All ...
Ribadu may defect back to APCNews24 Nigeria
Ribadu visits Akande, may defect to APCThe Punch
Ribadu's Visit To APC Chieftain Bisi Akande Sparks Defection RumoursInformation Nigeria
Leadership Newspapers -The Nation Newspaper
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Newspaper Review: Suicide Bombers Hit Park, Mosque, Scores Killed – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Newspaper Review: Suicide Bombers Hit Park, Mosque, Scores Killed
NAIJ.COM
The Nation reports that a source in the hospital on Monday, December 28, said that over 52 people died and 124 were injured in multiple explosions that rocked beleaguered Maiduguri, the Borno state capital. It was gathered that the morgues at the Umaru ...

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Atiku’s N500m Donation Made me Loyal to Him – Adamawa Gov Jibrilla – Nigerian Bulletin


Leadership Newspapers

Atiku's N500m Donation Made me Loyal to Him - Adamawa Gov Jibrilla
Nigerian Bulletin
Governor Muhammad Jibrilla of Adamawa State according to The Sun has revealed that he shifted political allegiance to from Murtala Nyako to former vice president Atiku Abubakar because of the N500 million he donated to his governorship campaign.
How Atiku Helped My Campaign – Gov JibrillaLeadership Newspapers
Why I dumped Nyako for Atiku - Gov JibrillaDaily Trust
Why I ditched Nyako for AtikuDaily Sun

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Nigerian To Die By Hanging For Smuggling Drugs Inside His Body In Malaysia (PHOTO) – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Nigerian To Die By Hanging For Smuggling Drugs Inside His Body In Malaysia (PHOTO)
NAIJ.COM
Ekene Collins Isaac, 37, was found guilty of smuggling 915.6g of methamphetamine, commonly known as ecstasy or MDMA, into Malaysia three years ago. High court judge Datuk Wan Afrah Wan Ibrahim said the prosecution had proven Isaac's guilt beyond ...
Suspected Nigerian drug peddler sentenced to death in MalaysiaThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
NDLEA arrests two suspected drug traffickersThe Punch
Suspect hides cocaine in anusThe Nation Newspaper
Bella Naija -The Eagle Online -DailyPost Nigeria
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Expect real change in 2016 – Anyaoku assures Nigerians – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Expect real change in 2016 - Anyaoku assures Nigerians
DailyPost Nigeria
Former Commonwealth Secretary General, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, has called on Nigerians to expect the change they voted for in 2016. Anyaoku gave this assurance in a statement issued on Monday in Abuja. According to him, the pervading insecurity in the ...
2016, year of real change for Nigeria – Emeka AnyaokuP.M. News
Anyaoku hopeful of real change in 2016The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
2016 inspires hope for better Nigeria — AnyaokuVanguard
Pulse Nigeria
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One feared dead as rival cults clash – The Punch


DailyPost Nigeria

One feared dead as rival cults clash
The Punch
A man, identified simply as Muyi, was feared dead on Monday following a clash between two rival cults in Ilorin, Kwara State. It was also gathered that many people were injured during the mayhem which occurred at the Agaka area of Ilorin metropolis.
One dead, many injured as rival cults clash in IlorinDailyPost Nigeria
One feared dead as rivals clash in Kwara StateNews24 Nigeria
Rival Cult Clash Claims 1 Life In IlorinLeadership Newspapers

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Promotion exercise: Police suspends screening of officers over malpractice – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Promotion exercise: Police suspends screening of officers over malpractice
DailyPost Nigeria
Solomon Arase The Nigeria Police has put on hold the ongoing screening exercise of policemen who acquired Degree/HND while in service. The decision was based on allegation of malpractice. IGP Solomon Arase at a meeting with the Police Management ...
Nigerian police halt officers' screening over fraud claimsPremium Times

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Why C’ttees must drive change — Dogara – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Why C'ttees must drive change — Dogara
Daily Trust
Since the inception of the current democratic dispensation in 1999, there have been four different sets of lawmakers that manned various committees set up during the periods. But it is the current set of national legislators that blazed the trail by ...
Dogara's House: Still rebuildingVanguard

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Why C’ttees must drive change — Dogara – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Why C'ttees must drive change — Dogara
Daily Trust
Since the inception of the current democratic dispensation in 1999, there have been four different sets of lawmakers that manned various committees set up during the periods. But it is the current set of national legislators that blazed the trail by ...
Dogara's House: Still rebuildingVanguard

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Over 70 feared killed in Borno, Adamawa multiple blasts – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Over 70 feared killed in Borno, Adamawa multiple blasts
Daily Trust
By Shehu Abubakar, Ibrahim Sawab, Omirin Olatunji & Isiyaku Bara'u Zakka (Maiduguri) & Kabiru R. Anwar | Publish Date: Dec 28 2015 11:28PM | Updated Date: Dec 29 2015 4:59AM. facebook · twitter · goolge plus · linkdin; like (0 Likes). Over 70 feared ...
Fani-Kayode blasts Buhari in open letterDaily Times Nigeria
Group hails Buhari's sincerity, zeal for Boko Haram's defeatThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Bloodbath in Borno, Adamawa statesThe Punch
Leadership Newspapers -Information Nigeria -Daily Sun
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Verbal attacks on Fayose condemned – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Verbal attacks on Fayose condemned
The Nation Newspaper
Special Assistant to Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose on Public Communications and New Media Lere Olayinka has described the verbal attacks on his boss by former governors Segun Oni and Kayode Fayemi as “meaningless”. He said: “Governor ...
Verbal attacks by Fayemi, Oni on Fayose meaningless – AideThe Eagle Online
Ex-Governors Fayemi, Oni, Attacked Over Inciting Remarks Against FayoseNAIJ.COM
My Predecessors Verbal Onslaught Meaningless, Says FayoseInformation Nigeria
The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog) -DailyPost Nigeria -Vanguard
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NDLEA arrests two suspected drug traffickers – The Punch


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NDLEA arrests two suspected drug traffickers
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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has arrested two suspects with drugs hidden in packs of tin tomato and in their anus at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, on their way from Brazil and to South Africa. According to a statement ...
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Nigerian police halt officers’ screening over fraud claims – Premium Times


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Nigerian police halt officers' screening over fraud claims
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The Nigerian Police has ​suspended the ongoing screening exercise of its officers with higher qualification, following allegations of corruption trailing the exercise. In a statement, the police public relation's officer, Olabisi Kolawole, an Assistant ...

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How two female suicide bombers killed 30 in Adamawa – Vanguard


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How two female suicide bombers killed 30 in Adamawa
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Two female suicide bombers struck a market in Adamawa on Monday, an army official said, with a local community leader giving a toll of at least 30 killed. The military chief in Adamawa state, Brigadier-General Victor Ezugwu, confirmed the twin suicide ...
30 feared killed in Adamawa suicide bomb explosionsThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
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Femi Fani-Kayode’s Open Letter To President Buhari: "You Are Detached From … – NAIJ.COM


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Femi Fani-Kayode's Open Letter To President Buhari: "You Are Detached From ...
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Editor's note: Femi Fani-Kayode, the former aviation minister, now a prolific commentator on the political landscape in Nigeria, looks at the progress the Presdeint Muhammadu Buhari-led government has made in the seven months of being in power and ...
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ISIS: Christian Elders Warn PMB Against Dragging Nigeria Into Saudi Coalition – NAIJ.COM


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ISIS: Christian Elders Warn PMB Against Dragging Nigeria Into Saudi Coalition
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The National Christian Elders Forum (NCEF) has warned President Muhammadu Buhari against dragging Nigeria into the Saudi Arabia-led Muslim-Arab coalition against the Islamic State (ISIS). Daily Independent reports that the group appealed to the ...
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Aregbesola condoles with family of late Osun Assembly member – The Nation Newspaper


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Aregbesola condoles with family of late Osun Assembly member
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Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Governor of Osun State has extended his condolences to the family of Hon. Makinde Oladejo Samson who died at the age of 48. Hon. Samson, member representing Ife Central and Minority leader at the Osun State House of ...
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Aregbesola condoles with family of late Osun Assembly member
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Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Governor of Osun State has extended his condolences to the family of Hon. Makinde Oladejo Samson who died at the age of 48. Hon. Samson, member representing Ife Central and Minority leader at the Osun State House of ...
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Atiku denies hosting political meetings in Dubai – The Nation Newspaper


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Atiku denies hosting political meetings in Dubai
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Former Vice President and All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain Atiku Abubakar has denied hosting political meetings in Dubai ahead of the 2019 general election. He said his present preoccupation was the success of the country's APC-led ...
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Obasanjo urge Nigerians to develop their communities – The Nation Newspaper


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Obasanjo urge Nigerians to develop their communities
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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged Nigerians residing in towns and city centres to develop their rural communities. He advised tham against waiting endlessly for the government to develop their communities. Obasanjo said in his ancestral ...
Rural transformation key to national devt – ObasanjoDaily Times Nigeria
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Al-Makura demands probe of ransom for failed release of Chibok girls – The Nation Newspaper


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Al-Makura demands probe of ransom for failed release of Chibok girls
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Nasarawa State Governor Umaru Tanko Al – Makura yesterday urged security agencies to probe the whereabouts of funds collected from the treasury for the botched release of 219 Chibok girls. He also asked a former Minister of Information Labaran Maku to ...
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North Will Vote Out Buhari, APC in 2019 — PDP Chieftain – NAIJ.COM


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North Will Vote Out Buhari, APC in 2019 — PDP Chieftain
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A one-time Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) aspirant for the the national chairmanship position, Chief Chyna Iwuanyanwu has claimed that the north will vote out the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its present political office holders in 2019. Share ...
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FG Provides Relief to IDPs in Dikwa – Naija247news


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FG Provides Relief to IDPs in Dikwa
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President Muhammadu Buhari has on Sunday sent a very powerful delegation to the ancient town of Dikwa where some Internally Displaced people IDP's are presently taking refuge in temporary camps. The delegation which was led by the Borno state ...
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Fire razes Baboko market in llorin – The Eagle Online


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Fire razes Baboko market in llorin
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A midnight inferno on Sunday consumed goods worth millions of naira at Baboko market in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that 20 shops were completely razed by the inferno, which lasted several hours. NAN gathered ...
Fire destroys 20 shops in IlorinThe Nation Newspaper
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Buhari cuts cars in motorcade – Daily Trust


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Buhari cuts cars in motorcade
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By Nuruddeen M. Abdallah | Publish Date: Dec 28 2015 12:37AM | Updated Date: Dec 28 2015 6:41AM...Saraki, Dogara retain long convoys. facebook · twitter · goolge plus · linkdin; like (2 Likes). Buhari cuts cars in motorcade. President Muhammadu Buhari.
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Fayemi defends FG’s N6.08trn budget – Vanguard


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Fayemi defends FG's N6.08trn budget
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Ado-Ekiti—The Minister of Solid Minerals and former Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has said the N6.08 trillion 2016 budgetary proposal presented before the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari was not too much considering the ...
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2016 budget targeted at improving Nigerians' lives –MinisterNational Mirror
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Saraki’s SUV cars for senators – The Punch


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Saraki's SUV cars for senators
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APPARENTLY indifferent to the unfolding economic crisis in the country, the Senate has embarked on another extravagant mission. This time, the national outrage is because the Bukola Saraki-led legislative chamber has ordered 109 Sport Utility Vehicles ...
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Controversial Christmas message: Okupe comes to Adesina’s rescue – The Punch


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Controversial Christmas message: Okupe comes to Adesina's rescue
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For posting a Christmas message online, which many Nigerians considered as unbecoming of his status, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has been a subject of controversy on social media. On Friday, Adesina had ...
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We Turned Down Jonathan’s $3 Million – Islamic Groups – Information Nigeria


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We Turned Down Jonathan's $3 Million – Islamic Groups
Information Nigeria
Goodluck Jonathan123 The Conference of Islamic Organizations, CIO, has revealed that officials of the past administration of Dr. Goodluck Jonathan offered it $3 million to secure its members support for the former president's re-election. Coordinator ...

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We Turned Down Jonathan's $3 Million – Islamic Groups
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Goodluck Jonathan123 The Conference of Islamic Organizations, CIO, has revealed that officials of the past administration of Dr. Goodluck Jonathan offered it $3 million to secure its members support for the former president's re-election. Coordinator ...

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We Turned Down Jonathan’s $3 Million – Islamic Groups – Information Nigeria


We Turned Down Jonathan's $3 Million – Islamic Groups
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Goodluck Jonathan123 The Conference of Islamic Organizations, CIO, has revealed that officials of the past administration of Dr. Goodluck Jonathan offered it $3 million to secure its members support for the former president's re-election. Coordinator ...

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We Turned Down Jonathan’s $3 Million – Islamic Groups – Information Nigeria


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We Turned Down Jonathan's $3 Million – Islamic Groups
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Goodluck Jonathan123 The Conference of Islamic Organizations, CIO, has revealed that officials of the past administration of Dr. Goodluck Jonathan offered it $3 million to secure its members support for the former president's re-election. Coordinator ...
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Dickson urges Southern Ijaw youths to mobilise support for PDP – The Nation Newspaper


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Dickson urges Southern Ijaw youths to mobilise support for PDP
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The Governor of Bayelsa State, Mr. Seriake Dickson, at the weekend appealed to The youths of Southern Ijaw Local Government Area to mobilise support for him and The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in January 9 rerun election in The Area. A statement ...
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Buhari Speaks About N5000 Monthly Stipend for Unemployed Nigerians – Nigerian Bulletin


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Buhari Speaks About N5000 Monthly Stipend for Unemployed Nigerians
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Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari in an interview with BBC Hausa on Friday answered a question about the promised N5000 monthly stipend for unemployed Nigerians. Q: You have initiated a programme in which poor and vulnerable Nigerians would ...
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Armsgate: EFCC set to arraign ex-PDP chairman, son – DailyPost Nigeria


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Armsgate: EFCC set to arraign ex-PDP chairman, son
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efcc_nigeria A former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Dr. Haliru Bello Mohammed and his son, Abbah, will be arraigned on Tuesday by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), for alleged corruption. The Nation ...
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Tragedy as policeman kills himself, twins in Lagos [PHOTO] – DailyPost Nigeria


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Tragedy as policeman kills himself, twins in Lagos [PHOTO]
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drunk-police Tears flowed freely in Ketu area of Lagos on Saturday after a policeman, believed to be under the influence of cannabis killed three persons and himself. The officer, whose identity was given as Stephen James, committed the act around a ...
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Islamic banking’ll boost economy if well harnessed, says Emir Sanusi – The Nation Newspaper


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Islamic banking'll boost economy if well harnessed, says Emir Sanusi
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Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II, has said Islamic Banking institution can revitalise the troubled Nigerian economy if well adopted. According to him, one of the major benefits of the system is to reduce poverty. He spoke yesterday at the Third Annual ...
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Arms scandal: You don’t hang a suspect on the pages of newspaper -Former … – Vanguard


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Arms scandal: You don't hang a suspect on the pages of newspaper -Former ...
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The immediate past Minister of National Planning Commission, Dr. Abubakar Olanrewaju Sulaiman, on Saturday took a swipe at the Chairman of the Presidential anti-corruption committee, Professor Itse Sagay and Information and Culture Minister, Alhaji Lai ...
SEE The Prophecies About 2015 Presidential Election That Never Came To PassInformation Nigeria
Nigeria: 15 Prophecies of 2015 That Did Not Come To PassNigerian Bulletin
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Dogara to Nigerians: Be patient with Buhari’s administration – Vanguard


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Dogara to Nigerians: Be patient with Buhari's administration
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Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, has appealed to Nigerians to be patient with the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari if they felt that the change promised by the government was not coming as fast as they wanted.
Dogara Laments Diversion Of Security FundsThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
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Residents celebrate Boxing Day in Abuja – P.M. News


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Residents celebrate Boxing Day in Abuja
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Fun seekers came out in large numbers in Abuja on Saturday to celebrate the Boxing Day. Some of them told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), that they experienced joy and fulfillment at the amusement parks. At the Magic Land Amusement Park, near the ...
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Residents celebrate Boxing Day in Abuja – P.M. News


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Residents celebrate Boxing Day in Abuja
P.M. News
Fun seekers came out in large numbers in Abuja on Saturday to celebrate the Boxing Day. Some of them told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), that they experienced joy and fulfillment at the amusement parks. At the Magic Land Amusement Park, near the ...
Boxing Day: Residents celebrate in AbujaPulse Nigeria
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Relocate to Sambisa if you’re sure Boko Haram has been defeated – Fayose dares … – DailyPost Nigeria


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Relocate to Sambisa if you're sure Boko Haram has been defeated - Fayose dares ...
DailyPost Nigeria
Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State on Saturday berated yesterday's announcement of Federal Government's decision to reduce the pump price of petrol from N87 to N85 per litre, claiming that it is a continuation of the deceit propagated by All ...
FG's proposed reduction of fuel price, continuation of APC's deceit – FayoseVanguard
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In Kaduna: Muslims joins Christians for Christmas service – Pulse Nigeria


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In Kaduna: Muslims joins Christians for Christmas service
Pulse Nigeria
It was a moment of incredibly peace and an atmosphere filled with love and unity when 150 Muslim youths and imams joined the Christian brethren in Christmas fellowship. Published: 15.38; Amaka Inyese. Print; eMail · Nigeria Muslim and Christian ...
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Obasanjo Celebrates Christmas, Seeks End To Squandermania Governance – Naija247news


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Obasanjo Celebrates Christmas, Seeks End To Squandermania Governance
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A former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has joined other Nigerians at a church service held at the Chapel of Christ the Glorious King in Abeokuta, the capital of Ogun State, to mark the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ. The former president ...
Obasanjo: Read Ex president Christmas message to NigeriansPulse Nigeria
Obasanjo Sends A Christmas Message To Nigerians, Calls For Sacrifice In 2016NAIJ.COM
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Christmas: Ugwuanyi preaches peace, tolerance – DailyPost Nigeria


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Christmas: Ugwuanyi preaches peace, tolerance
DailyPost Nigeria
Ifeanyi-Ugwuanyi-of-Enugu1 Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has called on Christians to use the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ to offer special prayers for the progress of the nation and dedicate their lives to the service of God and ...
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Godswill Akpabio: Senator drums support for Buhari – Pulse Nigeria


Godswill Akpabio: Senator drums support for Buhari
Pulse Nigeria
Former governor of Akwa Ibom and Senate minority leader, Godswill Akpabio, enjoined Nigerians to support the ant-corruption and anti-terrorism battle of President Muhammadu Buhari. Published: 10.08 , Refreshed: 18.07; Obalolu davies. Print; eMail ...

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$2.1 Arms Deal Scandal: Your Utterances Not Only Unfortunate, They’re … – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

$2.1 Arms Deal Scandal: Your Utterances Not Only Unfortunate, They're ...
Information Nigeria
Itse-Sagay-GEJ Former President Goodluck Jonathan has carpeted prominent Professor of Law and renowned civil rights activist, Itse Sagay, SAN, over a statement that he (Jonathan) should confess his involvement in the $2.1 billion arms deal scandal ...
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Battle For Power Among Elite Leads To Loss Of Innocent Lives – Bishop Kukah – Leadership Newspapers


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Battle For Power Among Elite Leads To Loss Of Innocent Lives – Bishop Kukah
Leadership Newspapers
Catholic bishop of Sokoto dioceses, Bishop Mathew Hassan Kukah has warned Nigerians that, the battle for power among the elite has continued to take its toll on the nation leading to loss of innocent lives. Bishop Kukah who lamented that, 'we are ...
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$2.1 arms scam: Your utterances are unprofessional – Jonathan replies Sagay – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

$2.1 arms scam: Your utterances are unprofessional – Jonathan replies Sagay
Daily Sun
A legal luminary Professor Itse Sagay SAN, has come under heavy knocks by former President Goodluck Jonathan over a statement that Jonathan should confess his involvement in the deal before he is arrested. Jonathan faulted Sagay over the statement ...

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Buhari grieves over Nnewi gas victims, condoles Lamido, CBN Gov. – Vanguard


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Buhari grieves over Nnewi gas victims, condoles Lamido, CBN Gov.
Vanguard
Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep regret over the loss of lives following Thursday's gas explosion at an industrial complex in Nnewi, Anambra. A statement issued in Abuja on Friday by the President's Senior Special Assistant on ...
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Xmas: Tinubu preaches humility, selflessness – P.M. News


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Xmas: Tinubu preaches humility, selflessness
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Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, an All Progressives Congress national leader and former Lagos state governor, in a Christmas message to all Christians urged that the lessons of the birth of Jesus must be imbibed continually by all his followers. “The ...
Tinubu's Xmas Message: Nigeria at the cusp of new moral thresholdThe News
Xmas Celebration: Pope Francis, Queen Elizabeth II, Tinubu Preach Message Of HopeNAIJ.COM
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Kogi elders to Faleke: Accept verdict of God – Vanguard


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Kogi elders to Faleke: Accept verdict of God
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Kogi West Elders Committee, a powerful socio-political leadership forum representing the interest of the Kogi West people of the state, has called on the Deputy Governor-Elect, Hon. James Abiodun Faleke to accept the outcome of the Kogi governorship ...
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Trade Union Congress: Why petrol should sell at N50 per litre – TUC – Pulse Nigeria


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Trade Union Congress: Why petrol should sell at N50 per litre – TUC
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The TUC leader also cautioned against the move by some state Governors to slash the N18,000 minimum wage. Published: 7 minutes ago; Dimeji Akinloye. Print; eMail · Comrade Bobboi Kaiýgama play. Comrade Bobboi Kaiýgama. (Daily Trust) ...
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CHRISTMAS: Muslims, Others Not Going To Heaven – Bishop Kukah – NAIJ.COM


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CHRISTMAS: Muslims, Others Not Going To Heaven - Bishop Kukah
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Bishop Mathew Kukah of the Sokoto diocese has urged the president and the ruling party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), to seize the opportunity presented to them by Nigerians to turn around the corner. Bishop Kukah in a chat with Naij.com's ...
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CAN urges Christians, Muslims to support military against Boko Haram – The Nation Newspaper


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CAN urges Christians, Muslims to support military against Boko Haram
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Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) President Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor has called on Nigerians to use the festive season to strengthen support for the military in its fight against Boko Haram. Oritsejafor urged them to imbibe and demonstrate the ...
Orisejafor: Cleric urges Nigerians to stay united in Christmas messagePulse Nigeria
Maulud, Christmas: Sultan, Oritsejafor seek peace among NigeriansDaily Times Nigeria
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In Ebonyi: Umahi signs 2016 appropriation bill – Pulse Nigeria


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In Ebonyi: Umahi signs 2016 appropriation bill
Pulse Nigeria
Yesterday, December 24, 2015 upon passage of the bill by the Ebonyi Sate House of Assembly, the Executive Governor of Ebonyi Sate, David Umahi signed into law the 2016 Appropriation Bill of N100.1 billion Naira. Published: 25.12.2015; Obalolu Davies.
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Falana Calls For Buratai’s Arrest And Prosecution – Information Nigeria


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Falana Calls For Buratai's Arrest And Prosecution
Information Nigeria
Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to prosecute the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, alongside other soldiers involved in the violent attack that led to the killing of scores of Shi'ite members ...
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Police Nabs Serial Pedophile In Ebonyi – NAIJ.COM


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Police Nabs Serial Pedophile In Ebonyi
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Ebonyi state police command has arrested a middle aged man for alleged rape of nine children aged between six and ten. George Okafor, a police public relations officer, confirmed the arrested and said the matter was under investigation. The suspect, a ...
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Police Nabs Serial Pedophile In Ebonyi – NAIJ.COM


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Police Nabs Serial Pedophile In Ebonyi
NAIJ.COM
Ebonyi state police command has arrested a middle aged man for alleged rape of nine children aged between six and ten. George Okafor, a police public relations officer, confirmed the arrested and said the matter was under investigation. The suspect, a ...
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Death toll unclear in Nigerian gas plant explosion – Reuters Africa


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Death toll unclear in Nigerian gas plant explosion
Reuters Africa
ONITSHA, Nigeria Dec 25 (Reuters) - The death toll from an explosion at a gas plant in southern Nigeria was unclear on Friday, with reports ranging from below 10 to around 100. The blast happened on Thursday when a truck was discharging butane gas at ...
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Revelation: Why We Collected Millions From Dasuki – Newspapers – NAIJ.COM


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Revelation: Why We Collected Millions From Dasuki – Newspapers
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The Newspaper Proprietors' Association of Nigeria (NPAN) has revealed why it received N120 million from Colonel Sambo Dasuki (rtd) , the former national security adviser. The association, which comprises of owners of newspapers in Nigeria, was fingered ...
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Christmas: Saraki preaches peace, love – DailyPost Nigeria


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Christmas: Saraki preaches peace, love
DailyPost Nigeria
saraki The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki has urged Nigerians to ensure that their actions are predicated on peace, love and unity which he said were the virtues needed to rebuild the country. In a statement, which was issued in Abuja and signed by ...
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Anxiety Mounts Over EFCC’s Alleged Plan To Return Dasuki To DSS Custody For … – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

Anxiety Mounts Over EFCC's Alleged Plan To Return Dasuki To DSS Custody For ...
Information Nigeria
Sambo Dasuki Indications have emerged that ex-National Security Adviser, NSA, Sambo Dasuki, may return to the custody of the Department of State Services (DSS) for “security reasons”. Justice Peter Affen of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, High ...
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Army threatening our freedom of speech – Shiites – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Army threatening our freedom of speech – Shiites
Daily Trust
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has accused the Nigerian army of trying to silence its members for speaking against the killings of its members in Zaria, Kaduna state. A statement yesterday by its spokesperson, Ibrahim Musa, chided the army ...
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…As Okowa urges opponents to sheath sword – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

…As Okowa urges opponents to sheath sword
Daily Trust
Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State yesterday expressed gratitude to God for giving him victory at the Court of Appeal in Abuja. The governor, who marked the victory at the Government House Chapel, Asaba, few hours after the court ruling, called on chief ...

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…As Okowa urges opponents to sheath sword – Daily Trust


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…As Okowa urges opponents to sheath sword
Daily Trust
Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State yesterday expressed gratitude to God for giving him victory at the Court of Appeal in Abuja. The governor, who marked the victory at the Government House Chapel, Asaba, few hours after the court ruling, called on chief ...
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