Monthly Archives: March 2016

Ogun residents stage protest over alleged killings by naval officers [PHOTOS] – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Ogun residents stage protest over alleged killings by naval officers [PHOTOS]
DailyPost Nigeria
Residents of Arepo, in the Obafemi Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State on Wednesday, staged a protest following the death of three persons allegedly killed by some naval officers at the weekend. Family members and friends of the victims, Biodun ...
Arepo residents protest over murder of seven by Nigerian militaryNaija247news
Naval officers kill Three in Arepo,Residents ProtestGistmaster (blog)
Naval Officers Allegedly Kill 3 in Arepo | Residents of the Community ProtestBella Naija
Vanguard -NAIJ.COM -National Mirror -The Punch
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2016 Budget: ‘Details will be ready in 2 weeks,’ National Assembly says – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

2016 Budget: 'Details will be ready in 2 weeks,' National Assembly says
Pulse Nigeria
The disclosure was made by the Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin during a news conference on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Published: 31.03.2016; 'Jola Sotubo. Print; eMail · Legislators in Nigeria's Senate building ...
Legislature yet to conclude traditional practice of 2016 budget passage – N/AssemblyNaija247news
National Assembly Slates Buhari Over Failure To Assent 2016 Budget360Nobs.com
After passage, N'Assembly still working on budgetThe Punch
NAIJ.COM -The Whistler -Leadership Newspapers -Ventures Africa
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Arase promises human rights-compliant police – National Mirror


National Mirror

Arase promises human rights-compliant police
National Mirror
Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Solomon Arase, has initiated programmes to transit the Nigeria Police from a force that infringes on the rights of its citizens with impunity, to one that is conscious and sensitive to citizens' rights in the discharge ...
Police Acquire 4000 Affordable HousesCHANNELS TELEVISION (satire) (press release) (blog)
“Police Welfare remains priority” – IGP AraseTV360
Police cause of congestion in Nigerian prisons: DambazauThe News
The Nation Newspaper -Daily Trust -AllAfrica.com
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PDP Will Take Over Senate Presidency If Saraki’s Removed – Senator Nwaboshi – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

PDP Will Take Over Senate Presidency If Saraki's Removed – Senator Nwaboshi
Information Nigeria
The senator representing Delta South District on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Peter Nwaboshi, has expressed confidence that the PDP will take over the Senate Presidency from the All Progressives Congress (APC) if the current ...
SarakiSenate President flies in foreign experts for CCT trial – ReportPulse Nigeria
CCT trial: PDP will produce next Senate President - NwaoboshiDailyPost Nigeria
Saraki Employs Foreign Forensic Investigators To Quash His CCT TrialNaija247news
NAIJ.COM -The Punch -Nigerian Bulletin -Daily Trust
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Buhari knows I’ll do everything possible for Biafra – Kanu spits fire from prison – NAIJ.COM


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Buhari knows I'll do everything possible for Biafra - Kanu spits fire from prison
NAIJ.COM
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu in the interview granted to Ejike Ofoegbu from Family writers speaks about the Biafra issue. Speaking on why he decided to restore Biafra Kanu said: “First. It was not a choice I made to ...
Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Thursday morningDailyPost Nigeria
Nnamdi Kanu Denies Nigeria, Says He's British; Begs UK To Request For His ReleaseInformation Nigeria
Home News 'I'm being persecuted' | Nnamdi Kanu writes British govt… to save him...YNaija
News24 Nigeria -Nigerian Bulletin -Pulse Nigeria
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Police finally seal off Kogi Assembly – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Police finally seal off Kogi Assembly
DailyPost Nigeria
Inspector-General of Police, Mr Solomon Arase had stated that he needed the advice of the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice before enforcing the resolution of the National Assembly. The Senate had on March 17, 2016 agreed with ...
Kogi crisis deepens as police seal off assemblyThe Punch
Crisis: Police seal Kogi Assembly complexVanguard
Bello reacts to Kogi Assembly crisis, says he is not aware of crisis in the stateNAIJ.COM
Daily Trust -Leadership Newspapers -BusinessDay -National Mirror
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Shiites: Movement accuses military of planning to attack its members – Pulse Nigeria


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Shiites: Movement accuses military of planning to attack its members
Pulse Nigeria
The Shiite Islamic Movement in Nigeria has alleged that there is a grand plan to descend on their members who has gathered for a procession in Katsina State. Published: 2 minutes ago; Sunday Isuwa. Print; eMail · Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky play.
Shi'ites in Katsina fear intimidation by army may lead to violenceNews24 Nigeria
Security agents block Shi'ites procession in KatsinaDailyPost Nigeria
Tension as armed officers disperse Shiites protest in Buhari's home stateNAIJ.COM
Daily Trust -AllAfrica.com -SaharaReporters.com
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Association seeks Ojerinde’s head – The Nation Newspaper


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Association seeks Ojerinde's head
The Nation Newspaper
The Association of Tutorial School Operators (ATSO), has accused the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) of using the wrong grading software to mark the 2016/2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The group claimed that ...
Jamb Cbt: Why Nigeria Must Move Forward With TechnologyLeadership Newspapers
Varsities, polytechnics get cut-off marks in June — JAMBVanguard
JAMB, help meThe Punch
AllAfrica.com -National Mirror
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El Rufai vs Deputy: Who slapped who? El Rufai speaks out – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

El Rufai vs Deputy: Who slapped who? El Rufai speaks out
NAIJ.COM
Following various reports that there was exchange of hot slaps between the now embattled Kaduna state governor, Nasir el-Rufai and his deputy, Barnabas Bala, the governor has come out to clarify the issues. El-Rufai had earlier clashed with the ...
Kaduna: El-Rufai Tasks Council Chairmen On Good GovernanceCHANNELS TELEVISION (satire) (press release) (blog)
I never slapped my deputy − El-RufaiThe Punch
El-Rufai swears in 23 council chairmenDaily Trust
The Eagle Online -360Nobs.com -Pulse Nigeria -Nigerian Bulletin
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Police kill suspect in failed bank robbery – The Punch


Pulse Nigeria

Police kill suspect in failed bank robbery
The Punch
The police in Bayelsa State have killed one suspected robber in a failed attempt by a five-man gang to rob a branch of the Stanbic IBTC Bank in Yenagoa, the state capital. It was learnt that one of the gunmen was killed when they engaged the policemen ...
Police kill one in foiled bank robberyThe Nation Newspaper
Police Foils Attempt to Rob Bank in BayelsaThe Streetjournal
In BayelsaPolice stop bank robbery, kill 1Pulse Nigeria
Premium Times
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EFCC probes 100 pro-Jonathan groups over N320m – The Punch


The Punch

EFCC probes 100 pro-Jonathan groups over N320m
The Punch
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has traced N320m to the account of the Goodluck Support Group, a collation of campaign groups, driving former President Goodluck Jonathan's bid for the 2015 presidential poll. The group, which coordinated ...
More trouble for Goodluck Jonathan's men as EFCC digs deeper into campaign fundsNAIJ.COM
Why I Voted For GEJ Against #Change on March 28 Last YearVanguard
Nigeria's democracy: Three steps backwardNaija247news
Information Nigeria -Pulse Nigeria -Osun Defender -Nigerian Bulletin
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Barber, 37, rapes 7-yr-old girl – Vanguard


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Barber, 37, rapes 7-yr-old girl
Vanguard
Police in Lagos have arrested a 37-year-old barber who allegedly raped a seven-year-old primary school pupil in Papa Ajao area of Mushin, Lagos, Tuesday. The victim said she was given a packet of biscuit before the suspect, identified as Adelopo Yusuf, ...
Police nab barber for alleged rape of minorThe Nation Newspaper
Barber arrested for defiling girl, 7P.M. News

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Ranching, yes! ‘Grazing reserves’, no!! – Vanguard


Vanguard

Ranching, yes! 'Grazing reserves', no!!
Vanguard
IN January 2016, the traditional ruler of Ubuluku in Aniocha Local Government of Delta State, Obi Agbogidi Akaeze Ofulue III, was kidnapped by suspected “Fulani herdsmen”. They demanded a ransom of N100 million which, reports say, was paid by the ...
Benue Elders worried about Buhari's silence on recent attacksPulse Nigeria
Aisha Buhari Donates Relief Items To IDPs In BenueCHANNELS TELEVISION (satire) (press release) (blog)
Shocker: Fulani herdsmen not responsible for attack – Governor OrtomNAIJ.COM
P.M. News -The Tide -The Nation Newspaper -Leadership Newspapers
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Ekiti Assembly to DSS: we won’t honour your invitation again – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Ekiti Assembly to DSS: we won't honour your invitation again
The Nation Newspaper
Members of the Ekiti State House of Assembly have vowed not to honour any invitation from the Department of State Services (DSS), following the plight of their colleague, Afolabi Akanni, who spent 18 days in custody. There was drama at the Assembly ...
Alas! '3 Ekiti lawmakers' weren't abducted by DSS… they went into hidingYNaija
No member will honour DSS invitation again - Ekiti Assembly vowsDailyPost Nigeria
Ekiti Assembly Invasion: 'Take Legal Action Against DSS To Preserve Democracy'Vanguard

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We’ll continue to celebrate Braithwaite’s ideals, says Ambode – The Nation Newspaper


We'll continue to celebrate Braithwaite's ideals, says Ambode
The Nation Newspaper
Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode yesterday visited the family of the late foremost nationalist and prominent lawyer, Dr. Tunji Braithwaite, on Victoria Island. He said the government would continue to celebrate the ideal he stood for. The governor ...

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Southwest PDP in quandary over Sheriff – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Southwest PDP in quandary over Sheriff
The Nation Newspaper
Ahead of the national convention scheduled for May 21, the Southwest Peoples Democratic (PDP) is divided over the tenure elongation being canvassed for the National Chairman, Senator Ali Modu-Sheriff, by the zonal party leadership. Assistant Editor ...
PDP Chairmanship: S/West Supports Northern CandidateCHANNELS TELEVISION (satire) (press release) (blog)
Don't elongate your 3 months tenure - PDP BoT warns SheriffDailyPost Nigeria
PDP's Internal Adjustments And The Hope For A Veritable OppositionLeadership Newspapers
Daily Trust -Pulse Nigeria -NAIJ.COM -Information Nigeria
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Police trouble: Sergeant dies during romp with Corporal’s wife – Vanguard


Vanguard

Police trouble: Sergeant dies during romp with Corporal's wife
Vanguard
LAGOS—A Police Sergeant, Jude Nwandudu, who slumped in a hotel in Iju area of Lagos State, weekend, has died at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH, where he was rushed to. police. Preliminary investigation revealed that the late Nwandudu, ...
Police Sergeant dies in hotel roomThe Nation Newspaper
Police sergeant dies in Lagos hotelDaily Trust
Easter tragedy: How policeman died while having fun with his girlfriend in a hotelNAIJ.COM

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Saraki donates N5m to victims of Kano market inferno – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Saraki donates N5m to victims of Kano market inferno
DailyPost Nigeria
Senate President Bukola Saraki has donated N5 million to victims of the recent fire incident at Sabon Gari market in Kano State. The Chairman, Senate committee on Works, Sen. Kabiru Gaya, announced the donation when he paid a sympathy visit to Gov.
Hard Drugs Worth 13bn Naira Destroyed In KanoCHANNELS TELEVISION (satire) (press release) (blog)
Saraki donates N5 million to victims of Kano fireYNaija
SarakiSenate President donates N5m to Sabon Gari tradersPulse Nigeria
NAIJ.COM
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I am pleading with Nigerians to consider PDP for 2019 presidency – Akpabio – Naija247news


Naija247news

I am pleading with Nigerians to consider PDP for 2019 presidency – Akpabio
Naija247news
Former governor of Akwa Ibom state and Senate Minority Leader, Chief Godswill Akpabio has pleaded with Nigerians to give the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, a chance to rule the country again in 2019. The lawmaker disclosed this to journalists in Abia ...
Akpabio used Akwa Ibom people as collateral for loans – Ita EnangPremium Times
Race to 2019: Godswill Akpabio is an early birdYNaija

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NSCDC arrests suspected bomber of three oil workers – The Punch


The Punch

NSCDC arrests suspected bomber of three oil workers
The Punch
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Bayelsa State Command, says it has arrested one of the suspected criminals that planted the dynamites that killed three oil workers in the state on Easter Sunday. Three oil workers, said to be employees of ...
NSCDC arrests suspect for killing oil workers with dynamitesThe Nation Newspaper
Agip Pipeline Bomber Arrested In Bayelsa StateSaharaReporters.com
Agip Pipeline Explodes, Kills Three, Injures SevenThe Tide
Daily Trust -Vanguard -DailyPost Nigeria -Premium Times
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NSCDC arrests suspect for killing oil workers with dynamites – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

NSCDC arrests suspect for killing oil workers with dynamites
The Nation Newspaper
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Bayelsa State Command, Wednesday, arrested and paraded a suspected criminal for allegedly planting dynamites that killed three oil workers in the state on Easter Sunday. Three oil workers lost their ...
NSCDC arrests suspected bomber of three oil workersThe Punch

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PDP chieftain lashes out at Buhari over silence on persistent Fulani killings – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

PDP chieftain lashes out at Buhari over silence on persistent Fulani killings
DailyPost Nigeria
A Chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ebonyi State Chapter, Chief Abia Onyike has berated President Muhammadu Buhari for been silent over the continuous killings carried out by Fulani herdsmen across the country. Onyike who stated this on ...
Herdsmen attack: Orji condemns security personnel attitudeThe Nation Newspaper
'World will witness the first true feel of the anger of IPOB' – Biafrans threaten PMBNAIJ.COM
Nigeria: IPOB to FG - Release 76 Youths Arrested By Soldiers for Protesting Abduction of Women By Fulani HerdsmenAllAfrica.com
News24 Nigeria -Vanguard -The Tide
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Oshiomhole’s ADC Death: No Word from Oshiomhole, Police Command – The Streetjournal


The Streetjournal

Oshiomhole's ADC Death: No Word from Oshiomhole, Police Command
The Streetjournal
Inference has taken over the air following the reported death of the Aide-De-Camp (ADC) to Edo State Governor Adams Oshiomhole, CSP Ibrahim Abdullahi, who reportedly died of hemorrhoid, otherwise known as pile. The rumour has grown wings, taken the ...
Edo govt raises alarm over fictitious document on political appointmentsVanguard
Edo govt, police silent over death of Oshiomhole's ADCP.M. News
Edo varsity not to serve Oshiomhole's interestNational Mirror
DailyPost Nigeria -Pulse Nigeria -Leadership Newspapers -The Punch
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Why Civil Liberties Organization warns about political intervention in trial on Bukola Saraki? – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Why Civil Liberties Organization warns about political intervention in trial on Bukola Saraki?
NAIJ.COM
Will Bukola Saraki Senate Chairman have to undergo trial? Find out about the CCT decision. Ask Naij. The CCT trial of Bukola Saraki, the chairman of the senate, proceeds. CLO has warned that case of Bukola Saraki don't demand additional political ...
Northern leaders want Saraki's CCT trial stoppedNews24 Nigeria
Northern Caucus Attacks CCT Over Saraki's TrialNaija247news
North Central leaders, CSOs kick against Saraki's CCT ordealThe Punch
Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)
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PDP: ’2019 presidential candidate must come from the north,’ BoT says – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

PDP: '2019 presidential candidate must come from the north,' BoT says
Pulse Nigeria
The BoT also warned the party's Chairman, Alhaji Ali Modu Sheriff, not to extend his tenure beyond May 21. Published: 5 minutes ago , Refreshed: 3 minutes ago; 'Jola Sotubo. Print; eMail. search. Image ...
PDP BOT advises Sheriff not to elongate his 3 months tenureVanguard
Our 2019 presidential candidate to come from the North – PDPNAIJ.COM
PDP's Internal Adjustments And The Hope For A Veritable OppositionLeadership Newspapers
YNaija -The Punch -The Nation Newspaper -Daily Trust
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Sexual Abuse: School proprietor sentenced to 10 years in jail for rape – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

Sexual Abuse: School proprietor sentenced to 10 years in jail for rape
Pulse Nigeria
Mr. Babatunde Ibitoye, a school proprietor in Ado Ekiti, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison by the Ekiti High Court, for raping a 10-year-old pupil of his school. Justice Toyin Abodunde, gave the ruling on agreeing that all the evidences ...
Ekiti School Proprietor Bags 10-Year Jail Term for Raping 10-year old Pupil [PHOTO]Nigerian Bulletin
School proprietor jailed for raping pupilThe Punch
School proprietor jailed 10 years for raping 10-yr-old pupilVanguard
AllAfrica.com -NAIJ.COM
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Governor Fayose verbally attacks Muslim cleric – NAIJ.COM


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Governor Fayose verbally attacks Muslim cleric
NAIJ.COM
Sheikh Muhydeen Ajani Bello advised Governor Fayose to be more cautious in his public utterances. Ayodele Fayose, the outspoken governor of Ekiti state, has reportedly insulted fiery Muslim preacher, Sheikh Muhydeen Ajani Bello. According to Sahara ...
Gov. Fayose Attacks Muslim Cleric Sheikh Muhydeen Over Advice To Exercise DecorumSaharaReporters.com

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Tambuwal explodes, reveals details on insurgency, religious crises – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Tambuwal explodes, reveals details on insurgency, religious crises
NAIJ.COM
Effective application of tenets of democracy will promote religious harmony and tackle insurgency and feeling of marginalisation, Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has said. “Democratic governance can be used to effectively tackle problems ...
Tambuwal to Nigerians: choose leaders wiselyThe Nation Newspaper
Religious tolerance and the challlenge of democratic governanceNaija247news

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Aviation workers petition minister over FAAN’s multiple taxes – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Aviation workers petition minister over FAAN's multiple taxes
The Nation Newspaper
Aviation workers acting under the aegis of the National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) have petitioned the Minister of State Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, over what they described as exorbitant and multiple taxes/fees imposed on handling ...
Nigeria: ICAO President Visits Nigeria, to Meet With President BuhariAllAfrica.com

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Buhari, honour your 2016 budget pledges – The Punch


The Punch

Buhari, honour your 2016 budget pledges
The Punch
A week ago, on March 23, 2016, the National Assembly, after several postponements, passed the 2016 appropriation bill presented to it by President Muhammadu Buhari on December 22, 2015. The budget, the first by the All Progressives Congress-led ...
Fresh uncertainty over 2016 BudgetVanguard
Budget faces fresh delayDaily Trust
Buhari won't sign 2016 budget, suspects foul playNational Mirror
Pulse Nigeria -BusinessDay -AllAfrica.com -The News
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Group calls for Emefiele’s sacking – The Punch


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Group calls for Emefiele's sacking
The Punch
A civil society organisation, the Advocacy for Societal Rights Advancement and Development Initiative, has reiterated its call for the removal of the Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, by President Muhammadu Buhari. The group ...
Employment Apartheid and How Nigerians Always Punch Below their WeightNaija247news
Revealed: Positions Allocated To Privileged Relatives Of President Buhari's Top Officials And Associates In Illegal ...SaharaReporters.com

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FG planning to re-arrest Ekiti lawmakers, others – Fayose – The Punch


The Punch

FG planning to re-arrest Ekiti lawmakers, others – Fayose
The Punch
The Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has accused the Federal Government of sending a batch of policemen from Abuja, on Tuesday, to arrest 11 members of the state House of Assembly. A statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the governor ...
Tension as Ekiti govt alleges arrest of 11 lawmakers, othersVanguard
Armed policemen storm Ekiti to arrest PDP leaders, 11 lawmakers – Govt allegesNAIJ.COM
CNPP kicks as Fayose begins N5.7b flyover in Ado-EkitiThe Nation Newspaper
Naija247news -360Nobs.com -CHANNELS TELEVISION (satire) (press release) (blog) -SaharaReporters.com
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Widow butchered in Delta community, suspect nabbed – The Punch


The Punch

Widow butchered in Delta community, suspect nabbed
The Punch
PALPABLE tension has continued to mount in Oki-Agbor community in Delta State following the gruesome murder of a 48-year-old widow, Mrs. Nkemelem Dorothy Onahor, by suspected assassins. Though the police in Agbor have arrested the prime suspect ...
Horror: Man arrested for butchering middle-aged woman in DeltaPulse Nigeria
Man Butchers Middle-aged Woman in DeltaThe Streetjournal
Horror: What happened to Delta woman to shock youNAIJ.COM
P.M. News
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Still on CCSG and its storm in a tea kettle – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Still on CCSG and its storm in a tea kettle
The Nation Newspaper
In my column last week, I dismissed as a storm in tea kettle, the public outrage which followed President Muhammadu Buhari's February sack of the councils and vice chancellors of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) and of the 12 federal ...
Apology over sacked VCs, Governing Councils: CSOs withdraw suit against BuhariThe Eagle Online
Group Withdraws Law Suit Against FG Over Varsity VCs' SackNaija247news
Nigeria: Group Withdraws Suit Against Buhari After He Apologised for Dissolving Universities' BoardsAllAfrica.com

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Still on CCSG and its storm in a tea kettle – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Still on CCSG and its storm in a tea kettle
The Nation Newspaper
In my column last week, I dismissed as a storm in tea kettle, the public outrage which followed President Muhammadu Buhari's February sack of the councils and vice chancellors of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) and of the 12 federal ...
Apology over sacked VCs, Governing Councils: CSOs withdraw suit against BuhariThe Eagle Online
Group Withdraws Law Suit Against FG Over Varsity VCs' SackNaija247news
Nigeria: Group Withdraws Suit Against Buhari After He Apologised for Dissolving Universities' BoardsAllAfrica.com

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Braithwaite: What’ll miss most about my father —Daughter – Vanguard


Vanguard

Braithwaite: What'll miss most about my father —Daughter
Vanguard
LAGOS—AS eminent Nigerians continued to shower tributes on the late legal icon and politician, Dr. Tunji Braithwaite, one of his daughters, Omowunmi, said she would miss his uncommon fatherly love and care. Omomunwi, who disclosed that Braithwaite ...
Braithwaite was a counter statesman, says SoyinkaThe Nation Newspaper
Read Ambode's reaction to Braithwaite's demiseNAIJ.COM
Braithwaite's demise, loss of a democratic fighter – AregbesolaP.M. News
Bella Naija -The Punch -Information Nigeria -Daily Trust
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POLL: Nigerians divided over probing Jonathan for arms deal scam – News24 Nigeria


News24 Nigeria

POLL: Nigerians divided over probing Jonathan for arms deal scam
News24 Nigeria
Lagos - Nigerians are divided over whether former President Goodluck Jonathan should be quizzed over the controversial $2.1bn funds meant for procurement of arms. In a poll conducted by News24 Nigeria, 41 percent of the voters kicked against probing ...
Jonathan's Camp In Disarray: Ex-aide, Dudafa Turns EFCC's InformantLeadership Newspapers
Anti-corruption war: 3 reasons GEJ could be the first former president to face EFCCNAIJ.COM
3 Reasons Why Buhari May Soon Drag Jonathan to EFCCNigerian Bulletin

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POLL: Nigerians divided over probing Jonathan for arms deal scam – News24 Nigeria


News24 Nigeria

POLL: Nigerians divided over probing Jonathan for arms deal scam
News24 Nigeria
Lagos - Nigerians are divided over whether former President Goodluck Jonathan should be quizzed over the controversial $2.1bn funds meant for procurement of arms. In a poll conducted by News24 Nigeria, 41 percent of the voters kicked against probing ...
Jonathan's Camp In Disarray: Ex-aide, Dudafa Turns EFCC's InformantLeadership Newspapers
Anti-corruption war: 3 reasons GEJ could be the first former president to face EFCCNAIJ.COM
3 Reasons Why Buhari May Soon Drag Jonathan to EFCCNigerian Bulletin

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Fayose begins N5.7bn flyover, vows not to abandon any project – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Fayose begins N5.7bn flyover, vows not to abandon any project
DailyPost Nigeria
The Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, on Tuesday flagged off the construction of N5.7 billion worth 1.2 kilometres flyover in Ado Ekiti, with a promise that all projects awarded by his government will be completed before the expiration of his ...
Fayose begins N5.7b flyover in EkitiThe Punch
See the amazing thing Fayose is about to do in Ekiti (photo)NAIJ.COM
Governor Fayose Flags Off First Flyover In EkitiCHANNELS TELEVISION (satire) (press release) (blog)

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Fayose begins N5.7bn flyover, vows not to abandon any project – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Fayose begins N5.7bn flyover, vows not to abandon any project
DailyPost Nigeria
The Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, on Tuesday flagged off the construction of N5.7 billion worth 1.2 kilometres flyover in Ado Ekiti, with a promise that all projects awarded by his government will be completed before the expiration of his ...
Fayose begins N5.7b flyover in EkitiThe Punch
See the amazing thing Fayose is about to do in Ekiti (photo)NAIJ.COM
Governor Fayose Flags Off First Flyover In EkitiCHANNELS TELEVISION (satire) (press release) (blog)

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Fayose begins N5.7bn flyover, vows not to abandon any project – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

Fayose begins N5.7bn flyover, vows not to abandon any project
DailyPost Nigeria
The Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, on Tuesday flagged off the construction of N5.7 billion worth 1.2 kilometres flyover in Ado Ekiti, with a promise that all projects awarded by his government will be completed before the expiration of his ...
Fayose begins N5.7b flyover in EkitiThe Punch
See the amazing thing Fayose is about to do in Ekiti (photo)NAIJ.COM
Governor Fayose Flags Off First Flyover In EkitiCHANNELS TELEVISION (satire) (press release) (blog)
SaharaReporters.com
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One year on: Buhari – Expected messiah or desperate mistake? – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

One year on: Buhari – Expected messiah or desperate mistake?
NAIJ.COM
Editor's note: President Muhammadu Buhari is the first Nigerian to oust a president through the ballot box – putting him in charge of Africa's biggest economy. But one year into his administration, its seems uncertainty has begun to cloud the much ...
Why Buhari is yet to sign 2016 BudgetThe Punch
Your excellency, hey, your presidency!Naija247news
Buhari Urges South Sudan To Invest More In AgricultureCHANNELS TELEVISION (satire) (press release) (blog)
The News -The Eagle Online -Vanguard -YNaija
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Fayose begins N5.7b flyover in Ekiti – The Punch


The Punch

Fayose begins N5.7b flyover in Ekiti
The Punch
Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose on Tuesday flagged off the construction of a N5.7b worth flyover in Ado Ekiti, promising to deliver the project within 24 months. At the event, Fayose, who described the 1.2-kilometre flyover project as the first of ...
APC Declares Fayose A Threat To National Security360Nobs.com
APC real threat to Nigeria's security not me - Fayose fires backDailyPost Nigeria
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Group tells FG to publish recovered looted funds – DailyPost Nigeria


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Group tells FG to publish recovered looted funds
DailyPost Nigeria
A group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has demanded that the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), enforces the verdict of a Federal High Court, Lagos, on making public, ...
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Buhari to Nigerians: More actions underway – Vanguard


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Buhari to Nigerians: More actions underway
Vanguard
ABUJA – Aware of the present harsh economic realities, President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said that his government is taking pragmatic steps to cushion the effects on Nigerians, assuring that there were better days ahead. The president who chaired ...
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Buhari to Nigerians: Expect more actions soon – The Nation Newspaper


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Buhari to Nigerians: Expect more actions soon
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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday assured Nigerians that his administration will be taking more pragmatic actions in the next few months to improve the nation's economy and boost their living condition. He spoke at the 8th Annual Bola Tinubu ...
Buhari, Osinbajo, governors at Tinubu's colloquiumP.M. News
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El-Rufai will not withdraw religious bill despite criticism— Aide – DailyPost Nigeria


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El-Rufai will not withdraw religious bill despite criticism— Aide
DailyPost Nigeria
Malam Uba Sani, the Political Adviser to the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has said the governor will not backtrack on his programmes for the state despite criticisms. Addressing newsmen in Kaduna, Sani accused mischief makers of being ...
Kaduna religious bill: Catholic Archbishop warns Governor El-RufaiNAIJ.COM
“The Herod Of Kaduna, You Will Die” – Apostle Johnson Suleiman Tells El-RufaiInformation Nigeria
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Nnamdi Kanu : IPOB Uncovers Murder Plot – Nigerian Bulletin


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Nnamdi Kanu : IPOB Uncovers Murder Plot
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The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has alleged that the Nigerian government is planning to kill its leader, Nnamdi Kanu. nnamdi kanu.jpg. Daily Sun reports that the Media and Publicity Officer, Mr Emma Powerful made the disclosure while speaking to ...
Kungiyar IPOB na zargin DSS da yunkurin kashe Nnamdi KanuNAIJ.COM
IPOB vows to resume protest over Kanu's detentionThe Nation Newspaper
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Boko Haram: Terrorists have destroyed 1 million houses in Borno – Shettima – Pulse Nigeria


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Boko Haram: Terrorists have destroyed 1 million houses in Borno – Shettima
Pulse Nigeria
Shettima made the disclosure on Monday, March 28, 2016, while receiving former President, Olusegun Obasanjo in Maiduguri. Published: 29.03.2016; 'Jola Sotubo. Print; eMail. search. Image. Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo visits Maiduguri on March ...
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Innoson trains 200 Amnesty beneficiaries in automobile tech, plastic manufacturing – Vanguard


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Innoson trains 200 Amnesty beneficiaries in automobile tech, plastic manufacturing
Vanguard
ABUJA – The Innoson Kiara Academy, an affiliate of Innoson Group is to train 200 beneficiaries of the Amnesty programme on automobile and plastic manufacturing. At the end of the nine months programme, the trainees will be given business starter packs ...
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Nigeria loses N10bn annually, hosting domain names offshore – Vanguard


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Nigeria loses N10bn annually, hosting domain names offshore
Vanguard
Nigeria is losing not less than N10 billion yearly through hosting its country code Top Level Domain (ccTLD), dotng (.ng) domain names outside the country, the Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA) said on Monday. Mr Sunday Folayan ...
Nigeria loses N10bn annually hosting domain names abroadThe Punch
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NDLEA discovers heroin letter in Lagos – BusinessDay


BusinessDay

NDLEA discovers heroin letter in Lagos
BusinessDay
Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) yesterday discovered a letter laden with heroin at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. The letter, which was sent from Bengaluru, India, on Express Mail Service (EMS), was ...
NDLEA arrests Lagos technician, uncovers 'heroin letter'The Punch
NDLEA discovers letter laden with heroin in LagosThe Eagle Online
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Fulani Herdsmen: Shehu Sani calls for ceasefire – Pulse Nigeria


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Fulani Herdsmen: Shehu Sani calls for ceasefire
Pulse Nigeria
Worried about the incessant attacks allegedly carried out by herdsmen in Nigeria, the Senator Sani has urged the Fulani herdsmen across Nigeria to ceasefire and avoid vengeful attacks on communities. Published: 09.13; Sunday Isuwa. Print; eMail.
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For saying Nigerians should go and fight vandals, Buhari’s aide gets the bashing of his life – NAIJ.COM


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For saying Nigerians should go and fight vandals, Buhari's aide gets the bashing of his life
NAIJ.COM
Femi Adesina, the media and publicity adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari has incurred the wrath of Nigerians for saying those who are complaining of poor power supply should go and hold pipeline vandals responsible. Speaking during an interview ...
Nigerians Abuse Femi Adesina Over Reckless Comment On Power SupplyThe Whistler
Femi Adesina: 'Nigerians should go and hold vandals if they want electricity,' Buhari's aide saysPulse Nigeria
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One Idoma Initiative, cattle breeders move to end Agatu crisis – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

One Idoma Initiative, cattle breeders move to end Agatu crisis
DailyPost Nigeria
As part of moves to end the hostilities between Fulani herdsmen and Benue communities, the One Idoma Initiative has called on the federal government to set up a committee that will look into the immediate and remote causes of the crisis. Addressing a ...
Read 17 peaceful resolutions reached by Fulani herdsmen and Agatu peopleNAIJ.COM
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Buhari has been too lenient with treasury looters – Sen. Useni – The Eagle Online


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Buhari has been too lenient with treasury looters – Sen. Useni
The Eagle Online
Those who say Buhari is tough, I don't know what they actually mean. But in my own opinion, Buhari should be tougher. We heard one individual returned about N3 billion. I think that person should be dealt with severely. So Buhari has been too kind for ...
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Queen’s College: PTA searches for victim, mother – The Punch


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Queen's College: PTA searches for victim, mother
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The Queen's College Parent/Teacher Association says a visitation panel set up by the Federal Ministry of Education to investigate the molestation claim by a parent will be in the school on Wednesday, March 30. Chairperson of the association, Mrs ...
Queen's College: PTA wants parent of allegedly molested student to show upPulse Nigeria

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Labour tackles Baba Ijebu over unfair practices – Vanguard


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Labour tackles Baba Ijebu over unfair practices
Vanguard
NATIONAL Union of Lottery Agents and Employees, NULAE, has threatened to cripple the operations of Premier Lotto, also known as Baba Ijebu, over alleged unfair labour practices. This came as the National Lottery Regulatory Commission, NLRC, wrote ...
​Lottery union threatens strike over alleged sack of workersDailyPost Nigeria

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Lagos woos communities to resolve gridlock – The Punch


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Lagos woos communities to resolve gridlock
The Punch
The Lagos State Government has called for support from residents of the state to bring an end to the problem of traffic congestion. The Chief Executive Officer of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, Chris Olakpe, said the government could not ...
LASTMA gets community relations committeeThe Nation Newspaper

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Computer-based crisis – The Nation Newspaper


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Computer-based crisis
The Nation Newspaper
Since the introduction of computer-based JAMB tests three years ago, the level of anxiety around admission into tertiary institutions in the country has increased enormously. While some see it as a demonstration that the country is embracing 'modernity ...
No going back on JAMB's CBT – FGVanguard
[OPINION] JAMB CBT: Why Nigeria Must Move Forward With Technology By Adebayo AlaoInformation Nigeria
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In Lagos: Missing woman found dead in well – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

In Lagos: Missing woman found dead in well
Pulse Nigeria
The victim, Antinlola Adeyemi, was reportedly discovered in the well today, Monday, March 28, 2016, after being announced missing on Friday, the week before. Published: 28.03.2016; Vwovwe Egbo. Print; eMail · Missing woman found dead in well play.
Woman found dead in wellThe Nation Newspaper
Woman found in well, four days after disappearanceThe Punch
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Drunk driver kills one, injures four in Lagos – Vanguard


Drunk driver kills one, injures four in Lagos
Vanguard
Tragedy struck, Monday, at Amukoko area of Lagos State, when a drunk driver ran over five persons with his Mercedes Benz190, number plates EPE 471CD, killing one and injuring others. A policeman, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the man was ...
One die, four injured as drunk driver rams into Lagos streetThe Nation Newspaper

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In AbujaMan mobbed over suspicion of manhood theft – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

In AbujaMan mobbed over suspicion of manhood theft
Pulse Nigeria
The reports reveal that that man who had been suspected of stealing another's manhood, had received the beating of his life at Madalla market, Abuja. Published: 3 minutes ago; Vwovwe Egbo. Print; eMail · Man getting mobbed play. Man getting mobbed.
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Sultan, Oluwo to Nigerians: Don’t take actions of the misguided as Islamic – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Sultan, Oluwo to Nigerians: Don't take actions of the misguided as Islamic
The Eagle Online
The royal fathers also tasked Nigerians to continuously foster love as well engender peaceful coexistence in the interest of the country. The duo made the statement during the official commissioning of the Wings Schools Central Mosque, Iwo, Osun State ...
Sultan, Oluwo advise Muslims on love, peaceThe Punch
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Buhari: One year after the mandate – Naija247news


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Buhari: One year after the mandate
Naija247news
It's exactly one year today since the March 28 2015 presidential election. In my column of 30th March 2015, I had described the election as a narrative of heroes. I started my list of heroes with the communities attacked by insurgents to stop them from ...
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OAU ASUU to screen candidates for VC position – The Nation Newspaper


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OAU ASUU to screen candidates for VC position
The Nation Newspaper
To ensure that the best emerges Vice-Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Ile-Ife , the institution's branch of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has finalised plans to screen candidates for the position. It was learnt that ...
OAUSSANU warns against imposing VC on varsityPulse Nigeria

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Buhari: President celebrates with Tinubu as he turns 64 tomorrow, March 29 – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

Buhari: President celebrates with Tinubu as he turns 64 tomorrow, March 29
Pulse Nigeria
Buhari's well wishes are contained in a statement released by his Special Adviser on Media & Publicity, Femi Adesina today, March 28, 2016. Published: 28.03.2016; 'Jola Sotubo. Print; eMail · APC leader, Bola Tinubu and President Muhammadu Buhari play.
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Army kills 29 Boko Haram terrorists; rescues 72 hostages – Vanguard


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Army kills 29 Boko Haram terrorists; rescues 72 hostages
Vanguard
Abuja – Nigerian Army Troops fighting Boko Haram terrorists in the North East, have killed a total of 29 terrorists in several clearance operations while 72 innocent citizens taken hostage including women and children, were rescued. The clearance ...
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APC trying to right wrongs of many years – Masari – Vanguard


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APC trying to right wrongs of many years – Masari
Vanguard
Musawa (Katsina State) – Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State on Monday called on the people of the state to exercise patience with the ongoing change agenda of President Muhammadu Buhari in the country. He made the call when he launched small-scale ...
Be patient with Buhari, he is trying to right wrongs of many years - Governor MasariDailyPost Nigeria
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Yinka Ayefele Weeps As Band Member Dies In Fatal Crash – Entertainment Express


Entertainment Express

Yinka Ayefele Weeps As Band Member Dies In Fatal Crash
Entertainment Express
Tungba Gospel crooner, Yinka Ayefele, MON was thrown into morning on Saturday night when one of the trucks conveying musical equipment was involved in a fatal crash that led to the death of one of the Engineering crew aboard while several others ...
Revealed: Oduneye, Ayefele's engineer who died in auto crashThe News
Gospel-Tungba musician, Yinka Ayefele loses band boy in auto accidentNigerian Entertainment Today
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Fuel Crisis: Arewa youths berate Tinubu over Kachikwu – Vanguard


Vanguard

Fuel Crisis: Arewa youths berate Tinubu over Kachikwu
Vanguard
Northern youths under the auspices of Arewa Intergrity Youth Forum (AIYF), have taken a swipe at the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Sen. Bola Tinubu over comments berating the Minister of State for Petroleum, Mr. Ibe Kachikwu ...
Buhari felicitates with Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu at 64BusinessDay
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APC reacts to passage of 2016 budget, preaches peace for easter – NAIJ.COM


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APC reacts to passage of 2016 budget, preaches peace for easter
NAIJ.COM
The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Sunday, March 27, said the passage of the 2016 budget shows that the ruling party is dedicated to their work and will fulfill their promises. As Christians across the world mark the Easter festivities held in ...
APC Announces Decision About Party BoT MembershipNigerian Bulletin
APC to Nigerians: pray for peace, toleranceThe Nation Newspaper
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Legislative aides remove Melaye’s brother as chairman – The Punch


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Legislative aides remove Melaye's brother as chairman
The Punch
A faction of the National Assembly Legislative Aides Forum, on Sunday, claimed that it had removed Samuel Melaye, the younger brother of Senator Dino Melaye, as their chairman. The Clerk of the National Assembly, Alhaji Salisu Maikashuwa, had on March ...
Read why Dino Melaye's brother was disowned as ChairmanNAIJ.COM
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FG explains why it will not disclose amount of recovered loots – DailyPost Nigeria


DailyPost Nigeria

FG explains why it will not disclose amount of recovered loots
DailyPost Nigeria
The Federal Government has explained why it won't disclose the amount of looted funds it recovered from corrupt public officials. It said the amount won't be made public yet because it will be used as evidence against them in court. Presidential ...
Presidency throws light on saboteurs in Buhari's governmentNAIJ.COM
Presidency to begin town hall meetings soon – AideThe Nation Newspaper
Presidency Reveals Location of Stolen Funds Recovered From Treasury LootersNigerian Bulletin
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Adeboye urges religious tolerance at NASFAT’s anniversary – The Punch


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Adeboye urges religious tolerance at NASFAT's anniversary
The Punch
The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has asked Christians and Muslims in the country to live together in peace and harmony. Adeboye spoke at the 21st anniversary of the Nasrul-lahil-l-Fatih Society, ...
Muslims, Christians walk for peaceThe Nation Newspaper
Christians, Muslims pledge to uphold religious harmonyNational Mirror
NASFAT: Lagos Deputy Governor commends Muslims, Christians collaboration for peaceThe Eagle Online
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BVN to end salary delay —Gov Ahmed – Vanguard


Vanguard

BVN to end salary delay —Gov Ahmed
Vanguard
ILORIN — Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has said that the proposed biometric exercise and the verification of workers through the presentation of Bank Verification Numbers (BVN) will end delay in the payment of salaries in the State.
No BVN, no more salaries - Sokoto tells workersDailyPost Nigeria
No BVN, no salary, Sokoto govt tells workersTheCable
Kwara, Sokoto governments tie salaries to BVN verificationPremium Times
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Economy: Buhari and CBN pulling apart – The Punch


The Punch

Economy: Buhari and CBN pulling apart
The Punch
The National Assembly approved the 2016 Appropriation Bill, just a day before proceeding on a recess, on Wednesday March 23. The approval was in fulfillment of the Joint Appropriation Committees' promise to do the needful before the Easter break.
Buhari orders MDAs to thoroughly review 2016 budget before assentDailyPost Nigeria
Revealed: Why President Buhari is not in a hurry to sign the budgetNAIJ.COM
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Aviation road map designed to revolutionise sector —FAAN – Vanguard


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Aviation road map designed to revolutionise sector —FAAN
Vanguard
Lagos—The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, yesterday explained that the aviation road map was designed to revolutionalise the industry and increase revenue. This is contained in a statement signed by the General Manager, Corporate Affairs, ...
Fed Govt requires N25b to construct airports' perimeter fencesThe Nation Newspaper
FG requires N25bn to fence 22 airportsDaily Trust
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Prof, 44 others held for violating Akwa Ibom sanitation law – The Nation Newspaper


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Prof, 44 others held for violating Akwa Ibom sanitation law
The Nation Newspaper
A University of Uyo (UNIUYO) professor and 44 others were arrested and prosecuted on Saturday by the Akwa Ibom State Government for contravening the state's monthly sanitation. The sanitation holds every last Saturday of the month between 7 am and 10 ...
Gov Emmanuel tasks Christians on sacrificial loveVanguard
Call your Commissioner to order, group urges Gov. UdomThe Eagle Online
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Gunmen abduct serving colonel in Kaduna – The Punch


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Gunmen abduct serving colonel in Kaduna
The Punch
A Senior Army Officer, Col. Samaila Inusa, was on Saturday reportedly kidnapped around the Kamazo area in Chikun Local Government of Kaduna State by yet-to-be identified gunmen. The Army officer, who was said to be serving with the Nigerian Army ...
Army Colonel abductedThe Nation Newspaper
Colonel kidnapped in KadunaVanguard
In KadunaArmy confirms abduction of Col. InusaPulse Nigeria
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Dogara , Wakili extol late district head’s virtue – National Mirror


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Dogara , Wakili extol late district head's virtue
National Mirror
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara and senator representing Bauchi South Senatorial District, Ali Wakili have extol the virtue of late District Head of Dull in Tafawa-Balewa Local Government Area of Bauchi state, Alhaji ...
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War on Boko Haram: NAF to expand platforms – The Eagle Online


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War on Boko Haram: NAF to expand platforms
The Eagle Online
“We are already widening the roles of our regiments as special combat forces to secure and protect key points after successful operations.” Abubakar, who commended the military in the ongoing campaign against the Boko Haram terrorists, said the ...
War on terror: NAF to expand Air Force platformsVanguard
This is exactly what Nigerian air force is planning to do to stubborn B/Haram terroristsNAIJ.COM
Air Force determined to defend Nigeria against InsurgencyTV360
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Easter: APC calls for greater international cooperation against terrorism – Naija247news


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Easter: APC calls for greater international cooperation against terrorism
Naija247news
Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, the National Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC), has called for greater cooperation between the international community and Nigeria towards defeating terrorism. Odigie-Oyegun's call is contained in his Easter message of ...
Text of Full Speech by President Muhammadu Buhari's remarks at the All Progressives Congress (APC) National ...Osun Defender
Buhari needs a new approach to successfully fight corruption – Prof. Akinterinwa, ex-NIIA DGVanguard
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Saraki: Buhari should not watch politicians hijack judiciary – APC – The Eagle Online


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Saraki: Buhari should not watch politicians hijack judiciary – APC
The Eagle Online
Buhari said in the statement: “For anyone who ever doubted our position that the trial of the Senate President is not an anti-corruption drive but political persecution and witch-hunt, the ruling of the Tribunal on Thursday i s the clearest signal ...
CCT Verdict: What Next For Saraki?Leadership Newspapers
Danladi Umar: A judge and his controversiesVanguard
APC senators' truce talks upset Saraki's alliance with PDPDaily Trust
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Nigeria immigration begins repatriation of illegal migrants – NAIJ.COM


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Nigeria immigration begins repatriation of illegal migrants
NAIJ.COM
The Comptroller General of NIS, Martin Abeshi has told New Telegraph that special operations of identifying illegal migrants have been conducted in Kano, Rivers and Lagos states. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. NIS boss, Martin Abeshi. The NIS ...
Immigration Boss Blasts Ex-Minister Moro Over International Passport ClaimsInformation Nigeria
Immigration boss carpets ex-minister MoroThe Nation Newspaper
Moro achieved nothing as interior minister – CGThe Punch
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Fire outbreak: Kano govt to restructure markets – Vanguard


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Fire outbreak: Kano govt to restructure markets
Vanguard
The Kano State government says it plans to restructure the markets in the state to facilitate improved business transactions. Gov Abdullahi Ganduje disclosed this on Sunday in Kano while receiving the governors of Gombe, Kebbi, Niger, Imo, Borno and ...
In KanoElectricity company denies responsibility for Sabon Gari market firePulse Nigeria
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PHOTOS: Jigawa State governor’s daughter, Amina weds lover in Kano – Nigerian Entertainment Today


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PHOTOS: Jigawa State governor's daughter, Amina weds lover in Kano
Nigerian Entertainment Today
Jigawa State Governor, Alhaji Muhammad Badaru Abubakar gave out his daughter, Amina in marriage to Lawan Dahiru Mangal yesterday amidst pomp and fanfare. The wedding, which took place at Umar Khattab Mosque, Dangi in Kano attracted an array of ...
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Doubts at bombers’ Nigerian kidnap claims – Herald Sun


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Doubts at bombers' Nigerian kidnap claims
Herald Sun
Two girls who have been arrested in Cameroon claim they are from a group kidnapped in Nigeria. Doubts at bombers' Nigerian kidnap claims. Nigeria's government doubts that two girls who were arrested while attempting to carry out a suicide bombing in ...
Nigeria to verify if 'bomber' is kidnapped womanArab News

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Easter: Kukah urges Nigerians to be steadfast – Daily Trust


Easter: Kukah urges Nigerians to be steadfast
Daily Trust
The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah, has called on Nigerians not to relent despite the slow pace of change that elicited some nostalgia for yesteryears. Bishop Kukah made the remarks in his Easter message titled: “No ...

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When Former PDP Govs Visited Sheriff – Leadership Newspapers


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When Former PDP Govs Visited Sheriff
Leadership Newspapers
In this write-up Chibuzo Ukaibe recounts the visit by members of PDP who served as governors and deputies to the national leadership of the party. The former governors and deputies drove into a premises they once dominated. But the pomp and pageantry ...
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Nasarawa buys N350m equipment for technical education – The Punch


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Nasarawa buys N350m equipment for technical education
The Punch
Nasarawa State Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura has procured modern skill acquisition materials worth N350 million from Singapore to boost technical education. Al-Makura, who said this while briefing journalists immediately after inspecting facilities ...
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Easter: Ambode, Amosun, others preach unity, patriotism – The Punch


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Easter: Ambode, Amosun, others preach unity, patriotism
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Governors of Lagos and Ogun states, Akinwunmi Ambode and Ibikunle Amosun have called on Christians to show the spirit of unity, love and peace. Ambode, in his Easter message to Lagos residents, said such fundamental values would go a long way in ...
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Kaduna pastors: Abductors slash ransom by N80m – The Punch


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Kaduna pastors: Abductors slash ransom by N80m
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Kidnappers of the President, United Church of Christ in Nigeria and leader of TEKAN/ECWA bloc of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Dr. Emmanuel Dziggau, have slashed their ransom by N80m, SUNDAY PUNCH has learnt. Meanwhile, in condemning ...
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EFCC to summon ex-AGF over fresh NSA contracts – The Punch


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EFCC to summon ex-AGF over fresh NSA contracts
The Punch
There are strong indications that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission will as from this week start inviting individuals and firms that were indicted over a fresh contract scam in the office of the National Security Adviser. Investigations on ...
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Buhari made a dangerous, unwise decision to join Islamic coalition – Onaiyekan – YNaija


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Buhari made a dangerous, unwise decision to join Islamic coalition – Onaiyekan
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The Catholic Bishop of Abuja Diocese, John Onaiyekan, has criticised President Muhammadu Buhari's decision to include Nigeria in the Saudi Arabia-led Islamic coalition against terrorism. The Archbishop described the move as dangerous and unwise while ...
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Mike OkiroPolice commission dismisses ASP, demotes Superintendent – Pulse Nigeria


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Mike OkiroPolice commission dismisses ASP, demotes Superintendent
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It was further reported that the commission also rejected 23 appeals from dismissed policemen for reinstatement and restoration of ranks. Published: 15.52 , Refreshed: 17.51; Gbenga Bada. Print; eMail · Nigerian Police Force play. Nigerian Police ...
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Nigerian army intercepts two female suicide bombers in Borno State [GRAPHIC PHOTOS]] – Information Nigeria


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Nigerian army intercepts two female suicide bombers in Borno State [GRAPHIC PHOTOS]]
Information Nigeria
The ever alert and vigilant troops of 7 Division Garrison based in Maiduguri, in conjunction with Civilian JTF averted yet another suicide attack on the innocent citizens in Borno State today. 4. The troops intercepted 2 female suicide bombers at about ...
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Bishop Kukah Donates 168 Cows, Money To Sokoto Diocess – Leadership Newspapers


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Bishop Kukah Donates 168 Cows, Money To Sokoto Diocess
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Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Dioces, Bishop Mathew Hassan Kukah has donated 168 cows, rams and money to the diocess for the service of the Lord. The items which was donated during his visit to the entire dioces, according to Bishop Kukah is in obedience ...
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6 issues Buhari should have emphasized at the economic council retreat – NAIJ.COM


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6 issues Buhari should have emphasized at the economic council retreat
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President Muhammadu Buhari on March 21, addressed the national economic council retreat in Abuja, where he discussed pressing national issues affecting the country's economy. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. Buhari. President Buhari addressing ...
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