Monthly Archives: January 2016

Edo 2016: Oshiomhole’s successor And Matters Arising – Naija247news


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Edo 2016: Oshiomhole's successor And Matters Arising
Naija247news
Two-time former governor of the old Bendel State, Dr Samuel Ogbemudia, shocked many people, last week, particularly members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), as he resigned from the party. Ever since his resignation, his New Lagos Road, ...
Edo 2016: I am the most qualified to succeed Oshiomhole — Ize IyamuVanguard
Edo 2016: Let The People DecideLeadership Newspapers
Nigeria: Edo Govt Flays PDP's Comment On Aau InfrastructuresAllAfrica.com

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Obasanjo’s letter to NASS: We Will Not Be Distracted— Reps – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

Obasanjo's letter to NASS: We Will Not Be Distracted— Reps
Daily Sun
More reactions and vituperation have continued to trail former President Olusegun Obasanjo's letter to the leaderships of the two chambers of the National Assembly where he accused the lawmakers of being neck-deep in corruption. The House, through its ...
Obasanjo is right on corruption in N'Assembly — OkurounmuThe Punch
Obasanjo's letter to Saraki stirs fresh storm on N/Assembly budgetDaily Trust
Alienation and the post-colonial nationThe Nation Newspaper
NAIJ.COM -Premium Times
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Osun back to days where cocoa will be main stay of economy – Aregbesola – Vanguard


Vanguard

Osun back to days where cocoa will be main stay of economy – Aregbesola
Vanguard
Osogbo – Osun State Governor, Mr Rauf Aregbesola has declared that revenues from Cocoa and other prominent farms produce in which Osun has comparative advantages have great capacities to turn around the economy and fortunes of the state if ...
Broke Osun returns to Cocoa for revenuePremium Times
Osun APC Condemns Group's Protest In Abuja Over Unpaid SalariesInformation Nigeria
Osun APC condemns protest over unpaid salariesThe Nation Newspaper
AllAfrica.com
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Judgment on Nnamdi Kanu’s bail inappropriate, bias – IPOB – Vanguard


Vanguard

Judgment on Nnamdi Kanu's bail inappropriate, bias – IPOB
Vanguard
The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, United Kingdom branch has faulted the reasons given by Hon. Justice John Tsoho of the Abuja Federal High Court Abuja for not granting the bail application of leader of IPOB and Director of Radio Biafra, Mr. Nnamdi ...
Pro-Biafra agitators fault bail denial to KanuThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Nnamdi KanuIPOB blasts Judge for refusing its leader bailPulse Nigeria
IPOB reacts to Kanu's bail judgment, read what the group saidNAIJ.COM
DailyPost Nigeria -Daily Sun -AllAfrica.com
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In Lagos’Dredgers were responsible for the mishap,’ captain of ill-fated boats claims – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

In Lagos'Dredgers were responsible for the mishap,' captain of ill-fated boats claims
Pulse Nigeria
Balogun disclosed that the accident, which occurred three minutes after departure, has left seven dead and many injured. Published: 2 minutes ago; Gbenga Bada. Print; eMail · play · In Lagos 4 dead in boat mishap · In Bayelsa 27-Yr old man loses life ...
Lagos summons boat operators over deadly mishapTV360
Seven Dead In Lagos Boat MishapThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Seven perish in Lagos boat mishapThe Punch
Leadership Newspapers -Vanguard -The Nation Newspaper
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Home News We conducted 286 air raids on Boko Haram in one month … – The Punch


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Home News We conducted 286 air raids on Boko Haram in one month ...
The Punch
The Nigerian Air Force has conducted 286 air operations on Boko Haram targets in the last one month, it said on Saturday. Addressing a press conference in Maiduguri, the Deputy Theatre Commander (Air) of the counter-insurgency operation in the ...
'High Value Terrorists' killed as Nigerian Air Force raids Sambisa forestTV360
Air Force Steps Up Search For Chibok Girls, Others In Sambisa ForestInformation Nigeria
'High Value Terrorists' killed as Nigerian Air Force intensifies bombardment of Sambisa forestPremium Times
Osun Defender -Vanguard -Pulse Nigeria
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Dasukigate: Don’t drag my sons in the mud, Obanikoro warns – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Dasukigate: Don't drag my sons in the mud, Obanikoro warns
The Nation Newspaper
Former Minister Musiliu Obanikoro yesterday sought to rubbish media reports that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) traced N4.7billion believed to be from the $2.1billion slush funds from the Office of the National Security Adviser ...
Dasukigate: Obanikoro Responds To EFCC Probe Of Sons Over Alleged N4.8bn PaymentLeadership Newspapers
Arms deal: My sons are innocent, Obanikoro tells EFCCDaily Sun
Arms probe: EFCC traces N4.75bn to Obanikoro's sonsThe Punch
Naija247news -The Eagle Online
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Biafra: ‘It’s better for Nigeria to remain an indivisible entity’ – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Biafra: 'It's better for Nigeria to remain an indivisible entity'
The Nation Newspaper
Prince Eze Madumere is the Deputy Governor of Imo State. Before his election as Deputy Governor, he has been Chief of Staff to Owelle Rochas Okorocha. In this interview, Madumere refutes reports that Imo State Government owes civil servants arrears of ...

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New electricity tariff: NLC, TUC to picket DISCOs nationwide – The Nation Newspaper


The Punch

New electricity tariff: NLC, TUC to picket DISCOs nationwide
The Nation Newspaper
The extended labour unions, including the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) have set machinery in motion to picket the offices of the electricity distribution companies (DISCOs) nationwide, The Nation has learnt. Rising from ...
Electricity Tariff Increase: Labour Threatens To Shut Down DISCOSLeadership Newspapers
Tariff: Labour to picket power firms on MondayThe Punch
New electricity tariff: Buhari may face first Labour showdown as NLC, TUC spit fireDailyPost Nigeria

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Soldiers arrest suspected Boko Haram member in Delta – The Punch


The Punch

Soldiers arrest suspected Boko Haram member in Delta
The Punch
A 35-year old man, suspected to be a member of the Boko Haram sect has been arrested by officers of the 19 Battalion of the Nigeria Army in Sapele, Delta State. The suspect, Bukar Abacha from Borno State, was arrested some hours after arrival at Hausa ...
Corruption in Defence fuels extremism – CISLACThe Eagle Online
CISLAC says corruption in Defence fuels extremismThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Nigerian Army Arrests Wanted Boko Haram Suspect In DeltaInformation Nigeria

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Army/Shittes Clash: El-Rufai Inaugurates Commission Of Inquiry – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Army/Shittes Clash: El-Rufai Inaugurates Commission Of Inquiry
CHANNELS TELEVISION
El-Rufai The Kaduna State Governor has inaugurated the Judicial Commission of Inquiry (JCI) into the clash between Shiite members and the Nigerian Army. At the Inauguration ceremony on Friday, Governor Nasir El-Rufai asked the members to be fair and ...
El-Rufai Inaugurates Panel To Probe Soldiers, Shiites ClashThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Why we acted before inquiry on Army/Shiites clash – El-RufaiDaily Trust
El-Rufai's panel won't be fair to us —Shi'itesThe Nation Newspaper
Nigerian Bulletin -TV360 -Ahlul Bayt News Agency (press release)
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States’ll be refunded for federal road projects –Fashola – The Punch


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States'll be refunded for federal road projects –Fashola
The Punch
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), has hinted that President Muhammad Buhari has constituted a committee to verify claims made by states that want refund for work done on federal roads. Fashola said the move would ...
Fashola: FG will finish existing power projectsTV360
Fashola appeals to states to take ownership of facilitiesThe Nation Newspaper
FG Will Continue With Existing Power Projects – FasholaCHANNELS TELEVISION
AllAfrica.com -Information Nigeria
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Three suspected robbers set ablaze in Kogi – The Nation Newspaper


Daily Sun

Three suspected robbers set ablaze in Kogi
The Nation Newspaper
Three suspected armed robbers were on Friday set ablaze at Orunu junction in Ofu Local Government Area of Kogi State by some youths. The youths are suspected to come from the adjourning communities of the area where the suspected robbers met their ...
Three armed robbers burnt to death in KogiDailyPost Nigeria
Villagers burn three armed robbers in KogiThe Punch
VILLAGERS LYNCHED THREE ROBBERS IN KOGIDaily Sun
TheCable
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Still on the Abia governorship tussle – The Nation Newspaper


Still on the Abia governorship tussle
The Nation Newspaper
December 31, 3015 was a special day for Abia and its well-meaning people. It was a day God delivered a unique New Year package to His own people through a well-thought out verdict of the Court of Appeal sitting in Owerri. The day began like any other ...

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Kidnappers abduct another Delta monarch, HRM Aghaza I – Vanguard


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Kidnappers abduct another Delta monarch, HRM Aghaza I
Vanguard
GUNMEN shooting sporadically on Friday abducted the 96-year-old Odio-ologobo (traditional ruler) of Olomoro Kingdom in Isoko South Local Government Area, Delta State, HRM Josiah Umukoro Aghaza I, 24 days after Fulani herdsmen kidnapped and ...
In DeltaLG boss condemns abduction of top monarchPulse Nigeria
Another Monarch In Delta State KidnappedInformation Nigeria
Gunmen kidnap another Monarch in Delta stateTV360
P.M. News -The Punch -The Nation Newspaper
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Stella Oduah Debunks Reports Of Supreme Court Sacking – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Stella Oduah Debunks Reports Of Supreme Court Sacking
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Stella Oduah Anambra Senator and Former Aviation Minister, Stella Oduah, has debunked reports that the Supreme Court has nullified her election into the Senate. There had been reports earlier on Friday that the Supreme Court had sacked two Senators ...
Why Supreme Court sacked Andy Ubah, Stella Oduah, from SenatePremium Times
Anambra: How Supreme Court sacked 3 senators, 11 Reps membersDailyPost Nigeria
Uba, Oduah sack: PDP chairman reacts to Supreme Court verdictNAIJ.COM
Vanguard -The Streetjournal -P.M. News
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PDP has overcome defeat trauma − Metuh – The Punch


The Guardian Nigeria

PDP has overcome defeat trauma − Metuh
The Punch
The National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Olisa Metuh, has said the party has overcome the initial trauma that he said accompanied the electoral setback of the 2015 general elections. He said that the party was now poised ...
Metuh receives UK parliamentarians, says PDP will defeat APC in 2019DailyPost Nigeria
Metuh Issues First Statement Since Release From PrisonThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Olisa Metuh Speaks: PDP Has Since Overcome 2015 Defeat TraumaNigerian Bulletin
The Nation Newspaper -Daily Sun
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Reps to Investigate N50m, 150 motorcycles allegedly shared among members – Vanguard


The Nation Newspaper

Reps to Investigate N50m, 150 motorcycles allegedly shared among members
Vanguard
ABUJA-THE House of Representatives on Wednesday mandated its committee on Ethics and Privileges to investigate an alleged sharing of N50 million and 150 motorcycles by the Leadership of the House to its members. This development was sequel to a ...
House of Reps orders probe into alleged N50m bribe to each memberThe Nation Newspaper
Reps under fire over alleged sharing of N50 million, 150 motorcyclesNAIJ.COM
Fraud rocks House of RepsNational Mirror
Pulse Nigeria
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Kogi election petitions tribunal relocated to Abuja – Vanguard


Vanguard

Kogi election petitions tribunal relocated to Abuja
Vanguard
The election petitions Tribunal, set us to entertain complaints arising from the Kogi state governorship poll, has been relocated to Abuja for further sittings on the order of the President of Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkashua. Prior to its ...
Kogi Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal Relocates To AbujaThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Bulkachuwa relocates Kogi Election Petitions Tribunal to AbujaThe Eagle Online
BREAKING: Kogi election petitions tribunal moved to AbujaThe Punch
Daily Sun -TheCable
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Why Radio Biafra leader, Nnamdi Kanu was denied bail – P.M. News


P.M. News

Why Radio Biafra leader, Nnamdi Kanu was denied bail
P.M. News
Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB, at the Federal High Court, Abuja, Friday, 29 January for his bail application. Photo Femi Ipaye. Justice James Tsoho of Federal High Court, Abuja dashed the hopes of early release from ...
Court Denies Nnamdi Kanu BailCHANNELS TELEVISION
Drama as Nnamdi Kanu's lawyers withdraw from caseDailyPost Nigeria
Unbelievable: See what Biafrans across Europe did to EU parliament in Brussels (photos/video)NAIJ.COM
News24 Nigeria -Pulse Nigeria -Naija247news
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Eight killed, many injured as bomb blast rocks Gombi, Adamawa – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Eight killed, many injured as bomb blast rocks Gombi, Adamawa
DailyPost Nigeria
port harcourt petrol tanker explosion Two suicide bombers on Friday afternoon blew up themselves at the grain section of the international market in Gombi Local Government Area of Adamawa State, killing eight persons and injuring twenty-eight others.
10 feared killed as blast hits Adamawa marketPremium Times
Suicide bomber blows self up in Adamawa, 20 othersThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Breaking: Boko Haram suicide bombing kills many at crowded marketNAIJ.COM
Naija247news -YNaija -The Eagle Online
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Seize any money I own in foreign accounts, Akpabio challenges FG – Vanguard


Vanguard

Seize any money I own in foreign accounts, Akpabio challenges FG
Vanguard
Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State and Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio has denied owning any property in Dubai, United Arab Emirate or any other foreign country. Akpabio in a statement on Friday by his his media assistant, Anietie ...
Akpabio to Nigerian govt.: Seize any money I own in foreign accountsPremium Times
Sen. Akpabio denies ownership of foreign accountsDaily Trust
Home News Akpabio to FG: 'If you find the $7.2bn allegedly stashed by me...YNaija
DailyPost Nigeria -NAIJ.COM
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Aisha: ‘Supreme court must revive faith of Nigerians in judiciary’ – Vanguard


Aisha: 'Supreme court must revive faith of Nigerians in judiciary'
Vanguard
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that the party's governorship candidate in Taraba State, Senator Aisha Alhassan, “deserves the mandate that she was given by people of the state.” Senator Salisu Musa Matori, who spoke in ...

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Top Boko Haram kingpin threatens Buhari, read what he did – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Top Boko Haram kingpin threatens Buhari, read what he did
NAIJ.COM
Kabiru Umar, a convicted kingpin of dreaded Islamist sect, Boko Haram, has filed a suit against the federal government. According to Vanguard, the suit against the federal government by the convict popularly referred to as Kabiru Sokoto will be ...
Boko Haram: Kabiru Sokoto sues FG over convictionVanguard
Boko Haram Convict, Kabiru Sokoto Accuses FG Of Frustrating His AppealInformation Nigeria
B'Haram: FG delaying my appeal, says Kabiru SokotoThe Punch
The Nation Newspaper -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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It’s a terrible mirage – Read what Ibori told FG about returning £6.9m loot to Nigeria – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

It's a terrible mirage - Read what Ibori told FG about returning £6.9m loot to Nigeria
NAIJ.COM
Chief James Ibori, a former governor of Delta state has reacted to claims by the Abubakar Malami, minister of justice and attorney-general of the federation (AGF) that the federal government will soon recover £6.9million stolen funds frittered away by ...
Ibori'I don't have loot anywhere in the world,' Ex-governor replies AGFPulse Nigeria
£6.9m loot: AGF goofed – IboriThe Eagle Online
I have no loot anywhere, Ibori tells FGTheCable
Information Nigeria -Vanguard -Nigerian Bulletin
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Reuben AbatiFormer presidential aide writes on evils of social media – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

Reuben AbatiFormer presidential aide writes on evils of social media
Pulse Nigeria
Former presidential aide, Reuben Abati has spoken out on the “freedom from decency, responsibility and conscience” which has become the order of the day on social media. Published: 11.14 , Refreshed: 11.21; 'Jola Sotubo. Print; eMail · Rueben Abati play.
The online warriors, by Reuben AbatiThe Eagle Online
Nigeria's online warriorsThe News

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Home News MASSOB will ‘decolonize South South from those who held them captives for… – YNaija


YNaija

Home News MASSOB will 'decolonize South South from those who held them captives for...
YNaija
The Movement for the Actualisation of the Soverign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has dismissed reports that the aim of the agitation for secession is to colonize the South-south geopolitical zone because of its vast oil resources. MASSOB, on Thursday ...
MASSOB reveals plan for south-south peopleNAIJ.COM
MASSOB Not Trying To Colonize S-South But Decolonize Them From Hausa, Fulani, Yoruba Oligarchy – MaduInformation Nigeria
Low turnout for Pro-Biafra protest in OwerriThe Nation Newspaper
Pulse Nigeria
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Govt to improve tax collection by 20 percent – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Govt to improve tax collection by 20 percent
The Nation Newspaper
The fund the deficit in the 2016 budget, the federal government plans to increase tax collection by 20 per cent, Minister of Budget and Planning Udoma Udo Udoma said yesterday. Stressing that the government does not want to increase the suffering of ...
KPMG, SIAO to audit NNPC, NIMASA, NPA, 78 other agenciesP.M. News
No Tax Increase To Fund 2016 Budget – FGLeadership Newspapers
We won't increase taxes, FG assures NigeriansThe Punch
Daily Sun -Information Nigeria -WorldStage
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Imo And The Plight Of Workers – The Tide


Vanguard

Imo And The Plight Of Workers
The Tide
Posted by admin on Jan 29th, 2016 and filed under Editorial. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed. Some staff of Imo State Government are now facing an ordeal that no citizen of ...
Nasarawa Lawmaker Gives N7m Scholarship To 600 StudentsLeadership Newspapers
Imo: We Can't Pay Salaries, The State is Seriously Broke - OkorochaNigerian Bulletin
Gov. Rochas Okorocha explains reason behind Mass Sack of Workers in Imo StateBella Naija
Vanguard -Daily Sun
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FG, States To Boost Job Creation, Revenue Generation – Leadership Newspapers


The Nation Newspaper

FG, States To Boost Job Creation, Revenue Generation
Leadership Newspapers
In a bid to create more jobs and increase revenue generation in the country, state governors are partnering with the Federal Government and stakeholders in the Solid Minerals sector. The Chairman of the Nigeria Governors' Forum and Zamfara State ...
Nigeria: FG, states to partner in Solid Minerals sector for job creationWorldStage
FG, States to partner on solid mineral developmentThe Punch
States promise support for solid minerals sectorThe Eagle Online

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Arms Scandal: EFCC Quizzes Ex-CAS Amosu – Leadership Newspapers


Arms Scandal: EFCC Quizzes Ex-CAS Amosu
Leadership Newspapers
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday began an investigation into the alleged contracts inflation in the military when its operatives quizze the former chief of air force, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu (rtd). LEADERSHIP FRIDAY ...

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Six die in auto crash in Anambra – The Punch


Daily Sun

Six die in auto crash in Anambra
The Punch
No fewer than six persons were feared dead in a multiple crash on Thursday in Awka, the Anambra State capital, after a tanker conveying petrol rammed into four vehicles. The incident occurred around the Esther Obiakor Estate junction on the Enugu ...
6 injured as petrol tanker crushes 4 vehicles in AnambraDaily Sun
6 injured as fuel tanker runs over four vehicles, Okada in AwkaVanguard

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PDP Nearly Destroyed Nigeria —Hon Kaugama – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

PDP Nearly Destroyed Nigeria —Hon Kaugama
Leadership Newspapers
Honorable Rabiu Garba Kaugama representing Madori Kaugama Federal Constituency of Jigawa State in the National Assembly, in this interview with JONATHAN NDA-ISAIAH accused the PDP of nearly destroying Nigeria and also urged Nigerians to be ...
Buhari rejects naira devaluationThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Mixed reactions as Buhari rejects naira devaluationThe Punch
I won't kill Naira – BuhariDaily Sun
Pulse Nigeria -P.M. News
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Fire destroys shops, filling station in Lagos – The Punch


The Punch

Fire destroys shops, filling station in Lagos
The Punch
No fewer than 200 shops were destroyed on Thursday after fire razed some sections of the sawmill in the Jakande Market, in the Ikosi-Ketu area of Lagos State. This is just as a fuel-laden tanker went up in flames at the MRS filling station in the ...
Fire guts Ketu market, filling stationThe Nation Newspaper
Fire wreaks havoc in LagosDaily Sun
Quick facts about the fire at a Local MRS Filling Station in Surulere,LagosVentures Africa
Daily Trust -The Streetjournal -NAIJ.COM
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N-Delta militancy fuelled by non-clean up of Ogoniland —Buhari – Vanguard


Vanguard

N-Delta militancy fuelled by non-clean up of Ogoniland —Buhari
Vanguard
ABUJA—President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, in Nairobi, Kenya, said that non-clean up of oil spillages in the Niger Delta especially in Ogoniland, was responsible for the militancy the region witnessed in times past. The president consequently vowed ...
We'll clean up Ogoniland, says BuhariThe Punch
President Buhari Reaffirms Commitment To Clean-Up Of OgonilandCHANNELS TELEVISION
Buhari vows to clean up OgonilandThe Nation Newspaper
DailyPost Nigeria
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A-Court reserves judgement in Ibinabo Fiberesima’s suit – Vanguard


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A-Court reserves judgement in Ibinabo Fiberesima's suit
Vanguard
Lagos—The Court of Appeal in Lagos, yesterday, reserved judgement in a suit filed before it by former beauty queen, Ibinabo Fiberesima, challenging the judgement of a Lagos High Court which sentenced her to five years imprisonment for the death of one ...
Dangerous Driving: Appeal Court Reserves Judgement On Ibinabo FiberesimaCHANNELS TELEVISION
Ibinabo Fiberesima To Know Appeal Court Verdict On Manslaughter CaseEntertainment Express
Appeal court reserve ruling in murder case against IbinaboP.M. News
The Nation Newspaper -The Eagle Online -Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)
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Ex-NAF chief Amosu spends third day in EFCC custody – The Punch


The Punch

Ex-NAF chief Amosu spends third day in EFCC custody
The Punch
The immediate past Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu, has been undergoing marathon interrogation at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission's office since Wednesday. The PUNCH reliably gathered on Thursday that two teams of the ...
Arms deal: EFCC arrests Amosu, ex-Chief of Air Staff over alleged N29bn scamDaily Sun
Arms Scandal: EFCC Quizzes Ex-CAS AmosuLeadership Newspapers
EFCC Detains Former Air ChiefCHANNELS TELEVISION

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When Fayose visited Aregbesola – Vanguard


Wetinhappen Magazine

When Fayose visited Aregbesola
Vanguard
The visit of the newly crowned Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, to Oyo early in the year to felicitate with Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi on the occasion of his 45th coronation anniversary has definitely ...
Fayose's Visit To Aregbesola Highly Dishonourable – Ekiti APC Action GroupInformation Nigeria

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Low income, capital barrier to women’s devt, says Lagos Women Affairs Commissioner – Vanguard


Naija247news

Low income, capital barrier to women's devt, says Lagos Women Affairs Commissioner
Vanguard
Lagos State Commissioner for Ministry of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Lola Akande, has called on the federal and state governments to promulgate laws and policies that would boost women sources of income/capital. Akande stated that such laws ...
Lack of capital hinders women development, productivity – CommissionerNaija247news

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How Nigerian cult group traffics women into Europe – Spanish police – The Punch


The Punch

How Nigerian cult group traffics women into Europe – Spanish police
The Punch
The Spanish police have raised the alarm about a Nigerian cult group, Supreme Eiye Confraternity, which is running a human trafficking racket and using British airports including Gatwick as entry points to traffic Nigerian women into Europe. The Head ...
The World Of Nigeria's s*x-Trafficking 'Air Lords'- BBC ReportInformation Nigeria
Inside the ring of Nigeria's cross- country sex contractorsThe News
Supreme Eiye Confraternity: Nigerian crime gangs 'use UK airports' to traffic women - BBCPulse Nigeria
The Nation Newspaper
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PDP governors misadvised, says Gulak – The Punch


The Punch

PDP governors misadvised, says Gulak
The Punch
Ahmed Gulak, who declared himself the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, has criticised the governors elected on the platform of the party for directing the National Secretary of the PDP, Prof. Wale Oladipo, to take over the ...
PDP: One party, 3 chairmenDaily Sun
I remain party chairman, says GulakThe Nation Newspaper
PDP's leadership crisis deepensThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Naija247news -Leadership Newspapers -The Eagle Online
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Yahaya Bello: ‘He’s on excursion in Kogi government house,’ PDP says – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

Yahaya Bello: 'He's on excursion in Kogi government house,' PDP says
Pulse Nigeria
The PDP made its comments via a statement released by National Secretary, Professor Adewale Oladipo. Published: 28 minutes ago , Refreshed: 26 minutes ago; 'Jola Sotubo. Print; eMail. search. Image ...

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Bello should declare asset – Kogi rights activist – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Bello should declare asset – Kogi rights activist
The Nation Newspaper
The Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has been told to immediately declare his asset in line with his promise of modeling his administration after that of President Mohammadu Buhari. Bello had during his inauguration on Wednesday at the ...
Yahaya Bello: 'He's on excursion in Kogi government house,' PDP saysPulse Nigeria
Bello On Excursion In Kogi Govt. House – PDPInformation Nigeria
Bello appoints Chief of Staff, Media Adviser, CPSDailyPost Nigeria
Nigerian Bulletin -News24 Nigeria
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100 shops, 3 cars burnt in Ketu Market fire – The News


The News

100 shops, 3 cars burnt in Ketu Market fire
The News
At least, 100 shops and three cars have been burnt in an early morning fire which engulfed Jakande Market at Ikosi, Ketu area of Lagos, Southwest Nigeria. Fire servicemen, officials of the Lagos State Fire State Fire Service and others battled the fire ...
Fire guts Lagos marketThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Traders count losses as fire razes Lagos sawmillThe Punch
Millions of Naira Lost In Sawmill InfernoCHANNELS TELEVISION
Nigerian Bulletin -DailyPost Nigeria
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Local gin kills two in Edo , three hospitalised – The Punch


The News

Local gin kills two in Edo , three hospitalised
The Punch
Two persons have reportedly died after consuming local gin; popularly known as Ogogoro, in South Ugieda, Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo State. The incident occurred in Ugieda community on Tuesday. It was gathered that five of the victims ...
Two die, 3 hospitalised after consuming locally-brewed ginDailyPost Nigeria
Ogogoro consumption: 2 die in EdoThe News
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Dasukigate: THISDAY Newspaper Publisher, Obaigbena Gets Two-Week Ultimatum To Refund N670m
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The publisher of THISDAY newspaper, Nduka Obaigbena, has been given two weeks by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to refund N670 million allegedly collected for unexecuted contracts. The newspaper proprietor was a guest of ...
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INEC redeploys Rivers REC, eight others
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ABUJA – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has approved the redeployment of nine Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) among whom is Mrs Gesila Khan, who was the REC in Rivers state. Khan had been in the eye of thee storm ...
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INEC redeploys Rivers REC, eight others
Vanguard
ABUJA – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has approved the redeployment of nine Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) among whom is Mrs Gesila Khan, who was the REC in Rivers state. Khan had been in the eye of thee storm ...
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National Mirror

Buhari urged to prosecute Halliburton, Siemens' scams
National Mirror
President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged to try those indicted in the Halliburton and Siemens scandals to disabuse the minds of Nigerians who believe that his fight against corruption is selective and political. Ekiti State governor, who praised the ...
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Nigerian Bulletin

Aisha Buhari Visits Wounded Soldiers in Kaduna Hospital
Nigerian Bulletin
President Muhammadu Buhari's wife, Hajiya Aisha, yesterday called on the Nigeria Army to ensure prompt payment of entitlements to the families of soldiers who lost their lives in the battle field. Hajiya Aisha made the call when she visited the 44 Army ...
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Nigerian Bulletin

Aisha Buhari Visits Wounded Soldiers in Kaduna Hospital
Nigerian Bulletin
President Muhammadu Buhari's wife, Hajiya Aisha, yesterday called on the Nigeria Army to ensure prompt payment of entitlements to the families of soldiers who lost their lives in the battle field. Hajiya Aisha made the call when she visited the 44 Army ...
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DailyPost Nigeria

Bello appoints Chief of Staff, Media Adviser, CPS
DailyPost Nigeria
Alhaji-Yahaya-Bello The new governor of Kogi, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has appointed Mr Edward Onoja as his Chief of staff and Alhaji Abdulkarim Abdulmalik as his Special Adviser on Media and Strategy. A statement issued in Lokoja on Wednesday to ...
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DailyPost Nigeria

Bello appoints Chief of Staff, Media Adviser, CPS
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Alhaji-Yahaya-Bello The new governor of Kogi, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has appointed Mr Edward Onoja as his Chief of staff and Alhaji Abdulkarim Abdulmalik as his Special Adviser on Media and Strategy. A statement issued in Lokoja on Wednesday to ...
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BusinessDay

Reps to vet EPA with EU… lament textile industry collapse
BusinessDay
House of Representatives on Wednesday resolved to investigate the nature of the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between Nigeria and European Union (EU).The lawmakers during a debate on the motion titled: “Call for caution in the implementation ...
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Reps to vet EPA with EU… lament textile industry collapse
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House of Representatives on Wednesday resolved to investigate the nature of the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between Nigeria and European Union (EU).The lawmakers during a debate on the motion titled: “Call for caution in the implementation ...
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Edo 2016: APC Can’t Compromise on Due Process- State Chairman – Nigerian Observer


Daily Sun

Edo 2016: APC Can't Compromise on Due Process- State Chairman
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BENIN CITY: The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Edo State chapter, Barr. Anselm Ojezua yesterday in Benin City, Edo state said that as a party promoting change in all ramifications, it cannot afford to compromise due process. He said ...
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The Eagle Online

Boko Haram: Buhari wants early payment of entitlements to families of late soldiers
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She said the regular payment of such entitlements had become necessary as the families left behind would need basic things for upkeep. She added: “I am appealing to the Chief Army Staff to ensure such payments ...
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The Eagle Online

Boko Haram: Buhari wants early payment of entitlements to families of late soldiers
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She said the regular payment of such entitlements had become necessary as the families left behind would need basic things for upkeep. She added: “I am appealing to the Chief Army Staff to ensure such payments ...
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The Eagle Online

Obasanjo to Senators, Reps: You exhibit impunity, break laws
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Alleged N70m bribery: Orubebe's trial suffers setback
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ABUJA—The Federal Government, yesterday, failed to open its case against former Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Elder Godsday Orubebe, who is facing corruption charges before the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT. Orubebe was in the charge, alleged to ...
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NAIJ.COM

Boko Haram! Read what Aisha Buhari did yesterday
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... — She urged the military to be timely in payment of entitlements to the gallant army officials. Dame Aisha Buhari, on Wednesday, January 27, paid a visit to gallant Nigerian soldiers who were wounded on the battle field. READ ALSO: PHOTOS: 5 Most ...
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Vanguard

Why Igbo want to colonise S-South — Sagir Muhammad
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Alhaji Sagir Muhammad, who holds the title Waziri Ringim was the leader of defunct Arewa Peoples Congress, APC. Known as a front line General Ibrahim Babangida loyalist, Muhammad, who retired from the military as intelligence officer in the 1990's, in ...
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A-Ibom Speaker assures on people friendly programme
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Speaker of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Mr. Onofiok Luke, has pledged to ensure the implementation of people friendly programmes that would have positive impact on the lives of the people. The Speaker also pledged to make the legislature people ...
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Any Senator Bribed During Budget Defence Will Be Sanctioned – Saraki – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

Any Senator Bribed During Budget Defence Will Be Sanctioned – Saraki
Information Nigeria
The Nigerian Senate has threatened to sanction any Senator who received financial inducement from government agencies during the budget defence. Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, said this at the upper House of the National Assembly in Abuja at the ...
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Synagogue's building collapse: Court fixes Feb.8 for ruling on engineers' applications
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An Ikeja High Court on Wednesday adjourned till Feb.8 to rule on two applications seeking to stop the prosecution of the two engineers indicted by the Coroner's Inquest which investigated the collapse of a six-storey building at Synagogue Church of All ...
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NMA lauds FG's plan to establish national virology laboratory in Ebonyi
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The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has commended the Federal Government over its plans to establish a Virology Laboratory in Ebonyi. The Ebonyi Chairman of the association, Dr Ugo Agwu-Umahi, also lauded President Muhammad Buhari's efforts at ...
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DailyPost Nigeria

Senator Shehu Sani donates N1m to victims of railway market inferno in Kaduna
DailyPost Nigeria
Senator-Shehu-Sani-right- The Senator representing Kaduna Central senatorial zone, Senator Shehu Sani, has donated the sum of N1 million to the victims of the recent fire disaster in Railway station market in Kaduna. The Senator has also promised to ...
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Association Decries Non-Compliance With Customs Licensing Procedures – Leadership Newspapers


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Association Decries Non-Compliance With Customs Licensing Procedures
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The Publicity Secretary of Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), Mr Kayode Farinto, on Wednesday expressed concern that some companies were not complying with the licensing procedures of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS).
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Suicide blasts kill 11, injure 35 in Chibok
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Twin bomb blasts on Wednesday rocked the Chibok community in Borno State, killing 11 persons and injuring 35 others. It was learnt that the explosions went off at a military checkpoint and a market simultaneously, shattering the fragile security ...
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Ajimobi, Alao-Akala, others mourn Adewusi
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Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has described the death of a former Inspector General of Police(IGP). Sunday Adewusi, as a great loss to the government and people of the state. The governor said this in a statement issued by Mr Yomi Layinka, his ...
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Okorocha to complete abandoned Oak Refinery
The Nation Newspaper
Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, Wednesday assured that his administration will complete the abandoned Oak Refinery started by his predecessor, Chief Ikedi Ohakim as part of the industrial drive of the state government. The Governor, who gave the ...
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What Nigerians are saying about Olisa Metuh’s handcuffing – The Punch


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What Nigerians are saying about Olisa Metuh's handcuffing
The Punch
1. People charged with Felony can be handcuffed. This is not a Misdemeanour case. Berne Maddof the Hedge Fund Billionaire was handcuffed. Blajegovich the Illinois ex-governor was handcuffed so who is Metuh not to be handcuffed?? 2. “Because that ...
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Nigeria: Kogi Ready to Inaugurate Bello Amidst Constitutional Gaps‎ – AllAfrica.com


Nigeria: Kogi Ready to Inaugurate Bello Amidst Constitutional Gaps‎
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Lokoja — Today the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship elect, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, will take over as Kogi State Governor from outgoing Governor Idris Wada of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), but the controversies that trailed his emergence ...

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Metuh, Dasuki’s trial: PMB is doing it the right way – SGF – NAIJ.COM


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Metuh, Dasuki's trial: PMB is doing it the right way – SGF
NAIJ.COM
Mr. Babachir David Lawal who is the secretary to the government of the federation has said that the war against corruption championed by President Muhammadu Buhari is within the confinement of the rule of law. READ ALSO: Corruption is PMB's main ...
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Leadership Newspapers

No Tussle Over Olubadan's Successor – Ajimobi
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There is no controversy over who becomes the next Olubadan of Ibadan according to Oyo State governor, Abiola Ajimobi. He disclosed this to State House Correspondents after a closed door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday at the ...
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FG to recover additional $750m Abacha loot soon — AGF, Malami – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

FG to recover additional $750m Abacha loot soon — AGF, Malami
DailyPost Nigeria
Abubakar Malami The Federal Government of Nigeria, Tuesday disclosed that it would soon recover additional $750 million said to be part of “Abacha loot.” The Attorney-General of the Federation, AGF, and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami made this ...
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Adebayo ShittuReps clash with minister over NITDA DG suspension – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

Adebayo ShittuReps clash with minister over NITDA DG suspension
Pulse Nigeria
The minister appeared before the joint committee claiming not to have any knowledge of why he had been summoned by the committees. Published: 09.50; Folarin Okunola. Print; eMail · Adebayo Shittu play. Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu.
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Enemies using media to destroy my relationship with Buhari – Tinubu – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Enemies using media to destroy my relationship with Buhari - Tinubu
DailyPost Nigeria
Buhari 2 (1) The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has stated that some mischief-makers have been trying to destroy his relationship with President Muhammadu Buhari through planted media reports. He said the smear ...
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Roads Construction: Osun Investment MD Lauds Aregbesola – Leadership Newspapers


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Roads Construction: Osun Investment MD Lauds Aregbesola
Leadership Newspapers
The Managing Director Osun State Investment Company, Alhaji Bola Oyebamiji has lauded the massive roads construction initiative of the Governor Rauf Aregbesola-led administration in Osun State. Speaking with newsmen in Osogbo, Oyebamiji noted that ...
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2016 Budget: Need For Thorough Scrutiny – The Tide


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2016 Budget: Need For Thorough Scrutiny
The Tide
Posted by admin on Jan 27th, 2016 and filed under Features. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed. One feature of a corporate plan is a series of budgets that translate country ...

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2016 Budget: Need For Thorough Scrutiny – The Tide


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2016 Budget: Need For Thorough Scrutiny
The Tide
Posted by admin on Jan 27th, 2016 and filed under Features. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed. One feature of a corporate plan is a series of budgets that translate country ...
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2016 Budget Contains “Scandalous” Expenditures That Can’t Be Justified – Afenifere – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

2016 Budget Contains “Scandalous” Expenditures That Can't Be Justified – Afenifere
Information Nigeria
Buhari-Budget The Pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, on Tuesday, rose from its monthly meeting with knocks for the 2016 budget proposal presented to the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari, saying the budget is marred by ...
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Daily Sun

Fresh Otokoto in Enugu
Daily Sun
Police in Enugu have exhumed three decomposed human bodies buried in the foundation of a new building site, believed to be a church building located at the Ugwuaji area of Enugu, along the Enugu/Port Harcourt Expressway. The corpses were already ...
Three corpses exhumed from Enugu buildingThe Punch
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Lagos bans parties in public schools – The Punch


The Nation Newspaper

Lagos bans parties in public schools
The Punch
The Lagos State government has banned the hosting of parties and social functions in public schools in the state. It says anyone who violates the order will be brought to justice. Speaking in Lagos on Tuesday at a press briefing to unveil the state's ...
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The Punch

Keyamo, Ohakim's lawyers clash over threat to witness' life
The Punch
Hot verbal exchange between the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission's prosecuting counsel, Mr. Festus Keyamo, and lawyers defending a former Governor of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim, who is being prosecuted for money laundering charges, stalled ...
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Army resumes trial of 8 officers, soldier – Vanguard


Daily Sun

Army resumes trial of 8 officers, soldier
Vanguard
Lagos—THE Court Martial Board of the Nigerian Army, has resumed the trial of eight of its personnel, among who is a Brigadier at the 9 Brigade, Ikeja Cantonment, Lagos. This came as NA dismissed earlier report that 19 officers were being court-martialed.
8 military officers for court martialDaily Sun
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Katsina to pay NECO fees for students – Masari – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Katsina to pay NECO fees for students - Masari
DailyPost Nigeria
BelloMasari_SpeakerHouseofRepresentatives Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has assured that the government would pay fees for students taking this year's National Examinations Council (NECO) examinations. Masari gave the assurance on Tuesday ...
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$2.1b Arms Deal: EFCC Seals Off Dasuki’s Houses In Kaduna – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

$2.1b Arms Deal: EFCC Seals Off Dasuki's Houses In Kaduna
CHANNELS TELEVISION
dasuki The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has sealed off buildings allegedly owned by the embattled former National Security Adviser (NSA) Colonel Sambo Dasuki in Kaduna State. The commission was said to have sealed the ...
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Anti-Graft crusade: Buhari not on a vengeance mission, says SGF – P.M. News


P.M. News

Anti-Graft crusade: Buhari not on a vengeance mission, says SGF
P.M. News
Contrary to insinuations, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir David Lawal on Tuesday in Abuja dispelled insinuations that President Muhammadu Buhari, was on a vengeance mission in his fight against corruption. According to him ...
Buhari To Visit Kenya, Participate In 26th Summit Of AU LeadersCHANNELS TELEVISION
Buhari welcomes continued US supportThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
BuhariObama sends investors to PresidentPulse Nigeria
Leadership Newspapers -The Punch
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Lagos bans parties, social functions in public schools – The Punch


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Lagos bans parties, social functions in public schools
The Punch
The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said it would no longer allow social functions and parties in public schools just as owners of private schools across the state have been warned to comply with rules and regulations guiding their operations.

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Activist Group Accuse Aregbesola Of Embezzling N34 Billion Bailout State Funds – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

Activist Group Accuse Aregbesola Of Embezzling N34 Billion Bailout State Funds
Daily Sun
Chairman of Civil Societies Coalition for the Emancipation of Osun State, Comrade Adeniyi Suleiman, has accused the Governor of the state, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola of diverting monthly allocations into his private pockets. Suleiman stated this in Abuja ...
Photos: Low Turnout Mars Anti-Aregbesola Protest, As Hired Hands AbscondOsun Defender

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Why Kanu, others should be granted humanitarian bail – Coalition – Vanguard


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Why Kanu, others should be granted humanitarian bail – Coalition
Vanguard
ONITSHA – The Coalition of South East based human rights, SBCHROs has called on Justice James Tsoho of Court Three Division of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, to courageously grant Nnamdi Kanu, leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB ...
Treason: Kanu Trades Words With Prison Warder As Court Adjourns Bail Application Till Friday [Photos]360Nobs.com
Nnamdi KanuHow Biafra leader fought with warden during court visit [PHOTOS]Pulse Nigeria
Biafra: Court Fixes Ruling On Nnamdi Kanu's Bail FridayLeadership Newspapers
Premium Times -Daily Sun -The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
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Goodluck JonathanWhy ex-president channelled money through Dasuki – PDP chieftain – Pulse Nigeria


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Goodluck JonathanWhy ex-president channelled money through Dasuki – PDP chieftain
Pulse Nigeria
A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo State, Dr Tony Aziegbemi has explained why former president, Goodluck Jonathan decided to channel his 2015 campaign funds through former National Security Adviser (NSA), Sambo Dasuki .
Why Jonathan trusted Dasuki with campaign funds — AziegbemiVanguard

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Tinubu’s wife: APC taking advantage of women – TheCable


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Tinubu's wife: APC taking advantage of women
TheCable
Oluremi Tinubu, a senator representing Lagos central and wife of Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says the current administration merely “used” Nigerian women during the 2015 general election but has failed to ...

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Reps query Communications Minister over Suspension of NITDA Boss – Vanguard


Reps query Communications Minister over Suspension of NITDA Boss
Vanguard
ABUJA- THE Joint Committees of Information Technology Communication, ICT and Telecommunications in the House of Representatives on Tuesday queried the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu over a comment he made on the suspension of the ...

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Gwamna Fayose yana da ciwon kwakwalwa – Jam’iyyar APC – NAIJ.COM


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Gwamna Fayose yana da ciwon kwakwalwa - Jam'iyyar APC
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Jam'iyyar All Progress Congress (APC) ta jihar Ekiti ya bukaci ma gwamnan jihar mai suna Ayodele Fayose. Tace wanda yana da ciwon kwakwalwa. Yace wannan ne dalilin yake yi magana mugu da gargadi gwamnatin Shugaba Muhammadu Buhari.
In Ekiti'APC is calling for a coup,' Fayose saysPulse Nigeria
Ekiti APC urges Nigerians to disregard Fayose's alleged seditious remarksThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Fayose's Threat To 'Bring Down' Buhari's Govt. Treasonable – Ekiti APCInformation Nigeria
The Nation Newspaper -Leadership Newspapers -Vanguard
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How NASS stopped Obasanjo’s 3rd term bid & saved democracy – Dogara – NAIJ.COM


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How NASS stopped Obasanjo's 3rd term bid & saved democracy – Dogara
NAIJ.COM
Yakubu Dogara, the speaker of the House of Representatives, has stated that the National Assembly saved Nigeria's democracy by stopping the third term ambition of former president Olusegun Obasanjo. Daily Sun reports that Dogara was speaking at the ...
Stopping Obasanjo's 3rd Term Bid is One of our Greatest Achievement - DogaraNigerian Bulletin
'National Assembly has contributed greatly to Nigeria's democracy' - DogaraNews24 Nigeria
Stopping Obasanjo's 3rd term bid greatest achievement of legislature -DogaraDaily Sun
Bella Naija -Pulse Nigeria
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Shi’ites publish provisional list of 705 victims of Army onslaught [Full List] – DailyPost Nigeria


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Shi'ites publish provisional list of 705 victims of Army onslaught [Full List]
DailyPost Nigeria
shiite The Islamic Movement of Nigeria, better known as Shi'ites, has released names and photographs of 705 people it claims are its members who have been missing since December 12 and 13, 2015, when soldiers carried out raids on the sect's ...
Detention of El-zakyzaky illegal, unfair – IranThe Punch
Shi'ite group releases 705 names, photos of missing membersNews24 Nigeria
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We need telcos support to fight insecurity, corruption – Lai Mohammed – P.M. News


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We need telcos support to fight insecurity, corruption – Lai Mohammed
P.M. News
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has solicited the support of the nation's telecommunications operators for the various campaigns of the Federal Government. The Minister said, at a meeting with members of the Association of ...
We know the Identities of looters - Lai MohammedNAIJ.COM
Lai Mohammed: To inform or inflame?TheCable
Lai Mohammed'Those who stole Nigeria's money are very powerful,' Minister saysPulse Nigeria
YNaija -Nigerian Bulletin
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PDP suffers yet another setback as prominent members defect to APC in Edo – NAIJ.COM


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PDP suffers yet another setback as prominent members defect to APC in Edo
NAIJ.COM
Again, the Peoples Democratic Party has lost its members to the ruling All Progressives Congress in Edo state as the chairman of Etsako Central local government, Sheikh Murktari llenoba, defected with about 1,200 people in Udaba ward 8 of the local ...
Edo guber: Osunbor laments monetisation of electionP.M. News
I've no rift with Oshiomhole to warrant my impeachment —Edo deputy govVanguard
Ex-Edo Governor Osunbor joins race under APCThe Nation Newspaper
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