Monthly Archives: April 2016

EFCC Traces N3.6bn Aviation Fund To Stella Oduah – Leadership Newspapers


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EFCC Traces N3.6bn Aviation Fund To Stella Oduah
Leadership Newspapers
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has traced N3.6b in stolen funds to former Minister of Aviation Stella Oduah. Oduah, who is now a serving senator, recently obtained an interim injunction preventing the EFCC from investigating, ...
Shocking report: Jonathan's aviation minister Oduah stole N3.6bnNAIJ.COM
Ex-Minister Stella Oduah Allegedly Laundered N3.6bn Through 8 CompaniesWetinhappen Magazine (blog)
Yul Edochie: 'Why I supported Stella Oduah,' actor revealsPulse Nigeria
Today Digital News (press release) (registration) (blog)
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Anisulowo: Police Boss, Others Relocate To Ilaro – P.M. News


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Anisulowo: Police Boss, Others Relocate To Ilaro
P.M. News
Abiodun Onafuye, Abeokuta. To ensure safe and speedy release of the abducted former Minister of State for Education, Senator Iyabo Anisulowo, the Ogun State Commissioner of Police, Abdulmajid Ali and some other senior officers of the command have ...
EXCLUSIVE: Abductors of Nigerian Minister demand N200 million ransomPremium Times
Anisulowo: Police boss, others move to IlaroThe News
Anisulowo and the Bloodcurdling InsecurityNigeria Today
NAIJ.COM -360Nobs.com -The Nation Newspaper -The Punch
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Herdsmen better armed than policemen – Bishop Onah – Vanguard


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Herdsmen better armed than policemen – Bishop Onah
Vanguard
The catholic Bishop of Nsukka dioceses Rt. Rev Prof Godfrey Onah said yesterday that some Fulani herdsmen in the country are better armed than the policemen as they carry assult riffles publicly when they have no pernission to bear arms. Bishop Onah ...
Gov. Ugwuanyi constitutes commission of inquiry into Nimbo killingsPremium Times
Enugu killings: Catholic Bishop blames security agents for withdrawalThe Eagle Online
Enugu Governor Blames Security Operatives For Nimbo CarnageCHANNELS TELEVISION
SaharaReporters.com -Daily Post Nigeria
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States can’t operate with current cash crunch – Ambode – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

States can't operate with current cash crunch - Ambode
Daily Trust
Lagos State Governor Akinwumi Ambode said yesterday that nobody can operate a state with the cash crunch afflicting the country. The governor said this while addressing State House correspondents after meeting behind closed-doors with President ...
T.H.E.S.E Ambode sef (2)The Nation Newspaper
Nigeria: Current Financial Inflows Make It Hard for States to Survive, Laments AmbodeAllAfrica.com
Ambode commends Buhari's economic investment driveThe Punch
Vanguard -Pulse Nigeria -Wetinhappen Magazine (blog) -Nigeria Today
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Army explains reasons for non-payment of soldiers’ allowances – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Army explains reasons for non-payment of soldiers' allowances
The Nation Newspaper
The Nigerian Army has explained the reasons behind the non-payment of allowances to soldiers, which is said to be affecting the fight against insurgence in the North East. The Army Acting Director of Public Relations, Colonel Sani Usman, said: “For the ...
Boko Haram'Soldiers in battle front NOT owed salaries,' Army saysPulse Nigeria
Army explicates non-payment of troops' allowancesVanguard
Nigerian soldiers fighting Boko Haram not owed salaries – ArmyPremium Times
Information Nigeria -TV360 -Nigeria Today -NAIJ.COM
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Troops begin manhunt for killer herdsmen – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Troops begin manhunt for killer herdsmen
The Nation Newspaper
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Yusuf Buratai, has ordered immediate deployment of soldiers to all communities that are being ravaged by killer herdsmen. The order is in compliance with President Muhammadu Buhari's directive that the security ...
Buhari orders military, police go after murderous herdsmenThe News

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The other ‘deadly’ politics in National Assembly – Vanguard


Vanguard

The other 'deadly' politics in National Assembly
Vanguard
The intrigues that have lately enveloped the appointment of a new Clerk of the National Assembly, CNA may have shocked many Nigerians, but it is not surprising considering what is at stake. The CNA is the head of the National Assembly bureaucracy with ...

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Army planning to steal bodies from mass grave – Shi’ites – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Army planning to steal bodies from mass grave - Shi'ites
The Nation Newspaper
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) popularly known as Shi'ites has alleged that the Nigerian Army is planning to exhume bodies of their members allegedly buried in a mass grave in Kaduna in a bid to reduce the number of dead bodies. Meanwhile, the ...
Yushau Shuaib: General Buratai - An encounter with soldiers' soldierDaily Post Nigeria
Army Denies Report Of Plan To Exhume Shiites' BodiesCHANNELS TELEVISION
Nigerian army denies plans to steal bodies from Zaria mass graveNAIJ.COM
The Eagle Online -National Mirror -News24 Nigeria -SaharaReporters.com
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5 things PDP must do to win back power in 2019 – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

5 things PDP must do to win back power in 2019
NAIJ.COM
2015 will definitely remain a year best forgotten by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as for the first time in Nigeria's political history since the return to democracy in 1999, the party was voted out of power. Its fiercest rival, the All ...
Mass defection hits PDP in Ondo as topshots defect to APCDaily Post Nigeria
Mass defection hits PDP in OndoVanguard
Frankly Speaking With Jola SotuboWhy PDP will lose woefully in 2019Pulse Nigeria
Nigeria Today
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Responsibility for conducting free, fair polls is everybody’s responsibility – INEC Chair – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Responsibility for conducting free, fair polls is everybody's responsibility – INEC Chair
The Eagle Online
“If we play our role and mitigate violence, because you see the fire smouldering, if no action is taken until it develops into an inferno, it becomes difficult for everybody.” Prof. Mahmood Yakubu. The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral ...
FCT Elections: INEC begs ad-hoc staff to shelve protest over stipendPremium Times
Reforming electoral landscape ahead of 2019The Punch
Emergence of two strong political parties proves that votes now count – INEC ChairmanDaily Post Nigeria
Naija247news -News24 Nigeria -Information Nigeria -The Tide
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Ranching will end Fulani herdsmen/farmers conflict − poll – The Punch


The Punch

Ranching will end Fulani herdsmen/farmers conflict − poll
The Punch
Ranching − a method of raising livestock under range conditions − has been suggested as the best solution to the incessant Fulani herdsmen/famers crises. Ranching was picked as the best solution to the crises in a poll published on www.punchng.com on ...
Buhari's prolonged silence on rampaging Fulani herdsmenThe Nation Newspaper
Herdsmen as new face of terrorNational Mirror
Omodayo Sanusi: ​Of Fulani herdsmen and the conspiracy of silenceDaily Post Nigeria
Nigeria Master Web -Vanguard -The News -NAIJ.COM
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Northern Governors Chide Persons Blaming Buhari For Nimbo Attack – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Northern Governors Chide Persons Blaming Buhari For Nimbo Attack
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Northern Governors forum The Northern Governors Forum has condemned in strong terms attempts by some leaders from south-east Nigeria to blame President Muhammadu Buhari for a recent bloody attack on Ukpabi Nimbo community in Enugu State.
Governors push for new revenue sharing formulaVanguard
Governors meet over Nigeria's state of economyBusinessDay
Govs want funds in Excess Crude Account sharedThe Punch
The Nation Newspaper -Naija247news -Pulse Nigeria -Daily Post Nigeria
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Boko Haram’Soldiers in battle front NOT owed salaries,’ Army says – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

Boko Haram'Soldiers in battle front NOT owed salaries,' Army says
Pulse Nigeria
According to the acting director of media relations, Sani Usman, the soldiers in battle front are not owed salaries. Published: 29.04.2016; Dimeji Akinloye. Print; eMail. search. Image1 / 2. Nigerian soldiers gather during preparations for their ...
Army explicates non-payment of troops' allowancesVanguard
Nigerian soldiers fighting Boko Haram not owed salaries – ArmyPremium Times
Army Reacts To Allegations Of Soldiers Complaining About Unpaid AllowanceInformation Nigeria
Nigeria Today -StarAfrica.com
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Supreme Court verdict: God used Fayose to give me victory – Governor Ishaku – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Supreme Court verdict: God used Fayose to give me victory - Governor Ishaku
Daily Post Nigeria
Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, yesterday said his Ekiti counterpart, Ayodele Fayose was instrumental to the judicial victory he recorded at the Supreme Court after losing at the Appellate Court. In the same vein, his counterparts from Akwa Ibom ...
Celebration of electoral victory: See how Fayose received Taraba governor (Photos)NAIJ.COM
Ekiti people made a wrong choice in FayoseThe News
Nigeria: 11 Governors Storm Ekiti For Fayose's Project [See LIST]Nigerian Bulletin

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Why FG should pay N56,000 minimum wage – NLC – Nigeria Today


Why FG should pay N56,000 minimum wage – NLC
Nigeria Today
The Nigeria Labour Congress has said that its proposal to the Federal Government increase the National Minimum Wage from N18,000 Minimum Wage to N56,000 was appropriate in view of the current economic realities especially the high rate of inflation in ...

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N3.4bn spectrum deal: Former NBC board gives conditions for interrogation – BusinessDay


BusinessDay

N3.4bn spectrum deal: Former NBC board gives conditions for interrogation
BusinessDay
Former members of the commission of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), have given the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) conditions upon which it would want, its invitation for interrogation on the N3.4billion spectrum deal ...
N3.4bn fee: We did our best for Nigeria, deserve honour not blackmail, NBC board replies EFCCVanguard
N3.4b fees: Embattled ex-NBC DG, others write EFCCThe Nation Newspaper
Nigeria: NBC Board Debunks N3.4 Billion FraudAllAfrica.com

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Police clarifies statement on fuel black marketers – Naija247news


Naija247news

Police clarifies statement on fuel black marketers
Naija247news
The Nigerian Police force has clarified its position on the sale of fuel in plastic containers. In a new statement released on Friday, the Police said the directive was to arrest those involved in hoarding and diversion of petroleum products. On ...
Solomon Arase as Nigeria's best ever Inspector General of PoliceNAIJ.COM
I only ordered arrest of persons hoarding, diverting petrol – AraseP.M. News
IGP Arase clarifies arrest order on illegal fuel vendorsNigeria Today

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El-Rufai inaugurates electronic land registry – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

El-Rufai inaugurates electronic land registry
Daily Post Nigeria
Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Friday signed the first set of digital Certificates of Occupancy produced by the state's new Electronic Land Registry. Speaking at the signing ceremony in Kaduna, El-Rufai said that the government was making ...
El-Rufai: 'Treat victims of gunshot wound before police report,' Governor tells hospitalsPulse Nigeria
Treat robbery, crash victims without police reports – El-RufaiThe Punch
Kaduna: Governor El-Rufai Introduces Geographic Information Service [See Photos]Nigerian Bulletin
The Eagle Online -AllAfrica.com
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Shawulu: Grazing Reserve Bill should not see the light of day – The News


The News

Shawulu: Grazing Reserve Bill should not see the light of day
The News
Rima Shawulu, the Chairman of the Committee on Army at the Nigerian House of Representatives, spoke Friday morning at a television programme monitored in Lagos by EROMOSELE EBHOMELE. He reveals that the herdsmen do not own cattle in Nigeria.
The National Grazing Reserve Bill And Islamization Of Nigeria: Matters Arising By Arthur Agwuncha NwankwoSaharaReporters.com
Cattle grazing bill 'll cause more trouble if passed — Rep AbontaVanguard

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NYSC To Deploy Doctors, Pharmacists, Others To IDPs Camps – DG – Africa Independent Television


Africa Independent Television

NYSC To Deploy Doctors, Pharmacists, Others To IDPs Camps – DG
Africa Independent Television
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) is to deploy medical doctors, nurses, pharmacists and other medical professionals to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps nationwide. The Director General of NYSC, Brig-Gen. Sule Kazaure, made this known ...
NYSC to deploy doctors, nurses, others to IDPs campsVanguard
NYSC: Corps members to be posted to IDP campsPulse Nigeria
NYSC To Commence Deployment Of Doctors, Pharmacists To IDPs Camps – DG360Nobs.com
Nigerian Bulletin -Premium Times -AllAfrica.com -YNaija
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FRSC pledges support for phisically challenged persons – The Punch


The Punch

FRSC pledges support for phisically challenged persons
The Punch
The Federal Road Safety Corps has promised to support the physically challenged people in the country. The Corps Marshal of the commission, Boboye Oyeyemi, made this known while receiving the Senior Special Assistant to the President on disability ...
FRSC partners ICPC on driver's licence issuanceNational Mirror
Vehicle number plates with `Peace Ambassador' illegal – FRSCVanguard
Unregistered number plates threat to national security – FRSCThe Eagle Online

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FG begins preparation of 2017 budget – Vanguard


Vanguard

FG begins preparation of 2017 budget
Vanguard
The Ministry of Budget and National Planning, has said that it has started preparation of the 2017 budget to enhance economic development. This is contained in a statement by Charles Dafe, Director of Information in the ministry, made available to the ...
Preparation for 2017 Budget Begins in EarnestThe Streetjournal
Work begins on 2017 budget, even as 2016 budget remains unsignedYNaija
Seriously? FG begins preparation of 2017 budgetNAIJ.COM
NTA News
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Nigerian Navy Declares Pirate Kingping Wanted For Hijack – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Nigerian Navy Declares Pirate Kingping Wanted For Hijack
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Charles Parker The Nigerian Navy has declared a certain Mr Charles Ekpemefumor alias Charles Parker wanted over his alleged role in the hijack of a vessel, MT MAXIMUS with 18 crew members and carrying 4,368.203mt of gas oil. The vessel was hijacked ...
Navy declares man wanted over oil vessel hijackP.M. News
Navy declares Charles Ekpemefumor wanted over piracyDaily Trust
Nigerian Navy declares man wanted for hijacking shipTV360
Naija247news
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Buhari approves N60bn for constituency projects, to sign Budget next week – Reps – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Buhari approves N60bn for constituency projects, to sign Budget next week - Reps
Daily Post Nigeria
The spokesman of the House of Representatives, Hon. Abdulrazak Namdas on Thursday revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the sum of N60 billion as constituency projects for lawmakers in the 2016 budget. Addressing journalists in ...
2016 Budget: Buhari approved N60bn for constituency projects —RepsVanguard
Reps to probe EFCC, ICPC, others over N4tr recovered lootThe Nation Newspaper
Buhari: President approves N60b for NASS constituency projectsPulse Nigeria
Information Nigeria -Bella Naija
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7 NASS commissioners endorse Saraki’s decision (photos) – NAIJ.COM


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7 NASS commissioners endorse Saraki's decision (photos)
NAIJ.COM
Seven members of the 12-man National Assembly Service Commission on Thursday, April 28, rejected the appointment of Mohammed Sani-Omolori as the new clerk of the assembly. This decision was disclosed in a letter to through Adamu Fika, the chairman ...
Acting Clerk appointment: 7 Commissioners pass 'vote of no confidence' on NASC chairmanDaily Post Nigeria
Clerk Appointment: 7 National Assembly Commissioners Back SarakiNigerian Bulletin
Appointment of National Assembly Clerk: Fika overwhelmed by personal interest s – CommissionersThe Eagle Online
Nigeria Today
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I was inspired by Braithwaite’s legacies to work for the masses – Ambode – NAIJ.COM


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I was inspired by Braithwaite's legacies to work for the masses - Ambode
NAIJ.COM
Lagos state governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (left), with wife of the deceased, Dr. (Mrs.) Grace Braithwaite (2nd right); Son, Dr. Olumide Braithwaite (right) and Daughter, Mrs. Ebunolu Adeosun (3rd right) during the Funeral Service for Dr. Tunji ...
Ambode re-names Dolphin Estate Park after late Dr. BraithwaiteNaija247news
Ambode, Anglican Bishop eulogize BraithwaiteVanguard
Ambode: I never thought I'd ever be a politicianTheCable
Nigeria Today -Nigerian Bulletin -Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)
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Workers’ Day: FG declares Monday public holiday – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Workers' Day: FG declares Monday public holiday
The Eagle Online
The Federal Government has declared Monday as public holiday to commemorate the 2016 Workers' Day Celebration. Retired Lieutenant General Abdulrahman Dambazau, Minister of Interior, made the declaration in a statement signed by the Permanent ...
Nigeria: Workers' Day - Govt Declares Monday Public HolidayAllAfrica.com
Nigeria declares Monday, public holiday to mark Workers DayStarAfrica.com
Workers' Day: FG Declares Monday, May 2, Public HolidayInformation Nigeria
Pulse Nigeria -NAIJ.COM -The Nation Newspaper -360Nobs.com
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Buhari: States still owe workers despite bailout – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Buhari: States still owe workers despite bailout
Daily Trust
Twenty four states are still in distress and are finding it difficult to pay salaries, President Muhammadu Buhari has said. Buhari said he was greatly concerned that this was happening despite a massive bail-out by the Federal Government last year.
Governors push for new revenue sharing formulaVanguard
Govs want funds in Excess Crude Account sharedThe Punch
States Inability To Pay Salaries Worries BuhariThe Tide
National Mirror -CHANNELS TELEVISION -Daily Post Nigeria -Pulse Nigeria
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Senate invites security chiefs for briefing on fleeing terrorists – The News


The News

Senate invites security chiefs for briefing on fleeing terrorists
The News
The Senate has invited the country's security chiefs to brief it on whereabouts of terrorists fleeing from the North East. The summon followed a motion by Sen. Chukwuka Utazi (PDP Enugu North) on the recent attack on Nimbo Community in Enugu State by ...
Herdsmen attacks: Senate summons Service ChiefsThe Eagle Online
Outrage in Senate over herdsmen killingsThe Nation Newspaper
Senate probes killing by herders, summons security chiefsDaily Trust
Premium Times -Daily Post Nigeria
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Budget, code of conduct tribunal, EFCC and rats? – Vanguard


Vanguard

Budget, code of conduct tribunal, EFCC and rats?
Vanguard
RATS are rodents and the most notorious in Nigeria is the Rattus Rattus (black rats). These rats are capable of producing as many as 2000 litters in a year. Rats operate from holes, nooks, and crannies, scavenging, causing havoc and spreading diseases.
Saraki's trial: ACF passes vote of no confidence on CCT Chairman, UmarDaily Post Nigeria
Saraki Trial: See what this ex-senator said the CCT yesterday (video)NAIJ.COM
Saraki faces fresh charges, appeals CCT rulingThe Punch
Daily Trust -The Nation Newspaper -CHANNELS TELEVISION -Information Nigeria
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Cattle grazing bill ‘ll cause more trouble if passed — Rep Abonta – Vanguard


Vanguard

Cattle grazing bill 'll cause more trouble if passed — Rep Abonta
Vanguard
Hon Uzoma Nkem-Abonta, a lawyer, chairman House Committee on Public Petitions, represents Ukwa East/West of Abia State in the House of Representatives on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in this chat spoke extensively on the ...
Nigeria, death and the herdsmenNigeria Today

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Cattle grazing bill ‘ll cause more trouble if passed — Rep Abonta – Vanguard


Vanguard

Cattle grazing bill 'll cause more trouble if passed — Rep Abonta
Vanguard
Hon Uzoma Nkem-Abonta, a lawyer, chairman House Committee on Public Petitions, represents Ukwa East/West of Abia State in the House of Representatives on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in this chat spoke extensively on the ...
Of the rain doctor and the herdsmenThe News
Mimiko raises alarm over herdsmen's attackThe Nation Newspaper
Nigeria, death and the herdsmenNigeria Today
Daily Trust
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Jonathan shared ecological funds to PDP govs – Oshiomhole – The Punch


The Punch

Jonathan shared ecological funds to PDP govs – Oshiomhole
The Punch
The Edo State Governor, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, on Thursday accused former President Goodluck Jonathan of favouring state governors elected on the platform of his party, the Peoples Democratic Party, during his regime. He specifically accused the former ...
Opinion: What exactly has APC changed thus far?YNaija
Nigeria: The Buhari Administration and Self De-MarketingAllAfrica.com

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Police avert anti/pro-Saraki protesters’ clash – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Police avert anti/pro-Saraki protesters' clash
The Nation Newspaper
THE Police and Civil Defence Corps in Abuja yesterday averted a bloody clash between protesters for and against the Senate President Bukola Saraki. The battleground would have been the National Assembly's main gate, where anti-Saraki protesters, ...
Police, Civil Defence avert pro, anti-Saraki groups' clashVanguard
Political Parties Insist On Saraki's TrialThe Tide
Pro-Saraki protesters threaten to occupy Aso Rock next weekThe Eagle Online
TheCable -The Punch -Pulse Nigeria -Information Nigeria
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Proceedings stalled in Dokpesi’s, Suswam’s trials – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Proceedings stalled in Dokpesi's, Suswam's trials
The Nation Newspaper
The absence of the prosecution lawyer stalled proceedings yesterday at the Federal High Court, Abuja, in the trial of businessman, Raymond Dolpesi and his firm, Daar Holding and Investment Limited. Dokpesi and his firm were arraigned on February 17 on ...
Read why Raymond Dokpesi's trial was stalled todayNAIJ.COM
Absence of prosecution counsel stalls Dokpesi's trialThe Eagle Online
Absence of prosecutor stalls trial of AIT boss, DokpesiPremium Times
Naija247news
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Troops arrest Boko Haram insurgent – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Troops arrest Boko Haram insurgent
The Nation Newspaper
He was said to specialise in using Ajiri and Antul villages as a base for food storage and other logistics before moving them to Bama and then to Sambisa forest. The Acting Director of Public Relations, Col. Sani Usman, said: “This followed reports by ...
Just in: Army arrests top Boko Haram leaders (Photos)NAIJ.COM
Nigerian Army uncovers Kid Boko Haram members, food dumpNaija247news
Boko Haram: Army arrests logistics elements in Borno - StatementPulse Nigeria
News24 Nigeria -360Nobs.com -OCRegister -Nigeria Today
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Governors push for new revenue sharing formula – Vanguard


Vanguard

Governors push for new revenue sharing formula
Vanguard
ABUJA — Governors of the 36 states of the federation, yesterday, pushed for a new fiscal restructuring plan due to the present economic realities in their states, which had made it impossible for them to pay workers' salaries. This is despite bailout ...
Governors Ask FG To Review Revenue Sharing FormulaCHANNELS TELEVISION
Governors' meeting on economic crisis inconclusive againThe Punch
Economic Crisis: Governors express worry over dwindling federal allocationsPulse Nigeria
Daily Post Nigeria -NAIJ.COM -TheCable -Nigerian Bulletin
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EKITI: Tears flow for dead doctors – Vanguard


Vanguard

EKITI: Tears flow for dead doctors
Vanguard
The atmosphere in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti state capital on Tuesday was gloomy, as tears flowed freely like torrents of rain when the remains of the medical doctors who died along Kaduna-Abuja road were brought into the state capital in seven ambulances.
Ekiti NMA buries three more doctors, driver amidst tearsThe Punch
Ekiti doctors: Bodies of four victims buriedThe Nation Newspaper
Ekiti doctors' crash: Our position – FRSCThe Eagle Online
Information Nigeria -National Mirror -AllAfrica.com -Nigeria Today
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Anisulowo: How the Kidnappers waylaid us – Aide – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Anisulowo: How the Kidnappers waylaid us - Aide
The Nation Newspaper
A staff of the kidnapped Senator Iyabo Anisulowo, Mr Wasiu Afonja, has given insight into what happened before gunmen abducted his principal at gun point. Iyabo, a former Minister of State for Education was abducted by gunmen on Wednesday evening, ...
Kidnappers of former Nigerian Minister yet to contact familyPremium Times
We will rescue Senator Anisulowo alive – AmosunP.M. News
Amosun joins search for abducted ex-Senator, Iyabo AnisulowoDaily Post Nigeria
Naija247news -Vanguard -NAIJ.COM -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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Anisulowo: How the Kidnappers waylaid us – Aide – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Anisulowo: How the Kidnappers waylaid us - Aide
The Nation Newspaper
A staff of the kidnapped Senator Iyabo Anisulowo, Mr Wasiu Afonja, has given insight into what happened before gunmen abducted his principal at gun point. Iyabo, a former Minister of State for Education was abducted by gunmen on Wednesday evening, ...
Kidnappers of former Nigerian Minister yet to contact familyPremium Times
We will rescue Senator Anisulowo alive – AmosunP.M. News
Amosun joins search for abducted ex-Senator, Iyabo AnisulowoDaily Post Nigeria
Naija247news -Vanguard -NAIJ.COM -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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Nigerians should thank God for giving them Buhari – Ngige – NAIJ.COM


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Nigerians should thank God for giving them Buhari - Ngige
NAIJ.COM
Dr Chris Ngige, who heads the Ministry of Labour and Employment said Nigerians should be grateful to God for the coming of President Muhammadu Buhari as the nation's number one citizen at this time of economic downturn. He said Nigerians could be ...
Multinational Taskforce To Patrol Gulf Of Guinea – President BuhariCHANNELS TELEVISION
We also have Boko Haram in France – French MinisterDaily Post Nigeria
Nigeria and France strengthen military cooperationNews24 Nigeria
Daily Trust -Aleteia EN -AllAfrica.com -TheCable
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Home News Oshiomhole hasn’t ‘touched’ $75m World Bank loan… so why collect it? – YNaija


YNaija

Home News Oshiomhole hasn't 'touched' $75m World Bank loan… so why collect it?
YNaija
Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, sought to get a loan from the World Bank for years, and at some point, the former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala even said Oshiomhole's 'campaign of lies' is a ripple effect of her decision to stop him ...
Chinese consul seeks closer ties with EdoVanguard
We have not touched World Bank loan - OshiomholeThe Nation Newspaper
PDP chairman blasts Governor OshiomholeNAIJ.COM
Naija247news -National Mirror -Premium Times -The News
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Home News Oshiomhole hasn’t ‘touched’ $75m World Bank loan… so why collect it? – YNaija


YNaija

Home News Oshiomhole hasn't 'touched' $75m World Bank loan… so why collect it?
YNaija
Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, sought to get a loan from the World Bank for years, and at some point, the former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala even said Oshiomhole's 'campaign of lies' is a ripple effect of her decision to stop him ...
Chinese consul seeks closer ties with EdoVanguard
We have not touched World Bank loan - OshiomholeThe Nation Newspaper
PDP chairman blasts Governor OshiomholeNAIJ.COM
Naija247news -National Mirror -Premium Times -The News
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APC petitions Kachikwu, DSS, demands probe of Fayose’s alleged complicity in fuel diversion – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

APC petitions Kachikwu, DSS, demands probe of Fayose's alleged complicity in fuel diversion
Daily Post Nigeria
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has petitioned the Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, asking him to probe reports of illegal diversion of fuel allegedly involving Governor Ayodele Fayose. A petition by APC State Secretary ...
Fayose's planned projects commissioning fraudulent, says APCThe Eagle Online
Fayose's projects fraudulent, says APCThe Nation Newspaper
Ekiti education levy not summit decisionNational Mirror
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APC petitions Kachikwu, DSS, demands probe of Fayose’s alleged complicity in fuel diversion – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

APC petitions Kachikwu, DSS, demands probe of Fayose's alleged complicity in fuel diversion
Daily Post Nigeria
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has petitioned the Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, asking him to probe reports of illegal diversion of fuel allegedly involving Governor Ayodele Fayose. A petition by APC State Secretary ...
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PDP won’t repeat 2015 mistakes in 2019 – Ibrahim Mantu – Naija247news


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PDP won't repeat 2015 mistakes in 2019 – Ibrahim Mantu
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Former Deputy Senate President, Alhaji Ibrahim Mantu, was recently in Calabar, Cross River State. He granted an interview to select journalists on crucial national issues, especially those pertaining to his party, the PDP. Bassey Inyang presents the ...
We're Not Losing Sleep Over Planned Merger Of Opposition Parties In Delta – PDPInformation Nigeria
Lagos PDP holds special congressNews24 Nigeria
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Herdsmen Incessant Attacks May Assume Boko Haram Dimension – Army Chief – 360Nobs.com


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Herdsmen Incessant Attacks May Assume Boko Haram Dimension – Army Chief
360Nobs.com
The Head, Defence Headquarters Committee on Persistent Clashes between Herdsmen and Farmers, Maj. Gen. Edward Nze, has hinted that the incessant attacks and killings in some communities by suspected cattle rustlers if not repressed could assume ...
Herdsmen attacks may assume B'Haram dimension, says Army chiefThe Punch
Herdsmen And The New Face Of Terror: Another View By Azu IshiekweneSaharaReporters.com
Fulani turn into group even more violent than Boko Haram – army chiefNAIJ.COM
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Read what Abba Moro’s lawyer think judge’s action – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Read what Abba Moro's lawyer think judge's action
NAIJ.COM
The lawyer to the former minister of interior, Abba Moro has said his team is ready for trial despite the fact that the judge over the matter disqualified herself on Wednesday, April 27. Speaking to journalists, Chris Uche said his team were ready for ...
NIS recruitment saga: Idoma lawyers team up for Abba MoroDaily Post Nigeria
Immigration scam: Judge hands off case on personal groundBusinessDay
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The killing culture of the neo-nomadic – The Punch


The Punch

The killing culture of the neo-nomadic
The Punch
Culture is closely intertwined with tourism – the former, in fact, often drives the latter. The destination uppermost in the minds of most tourists we know is – Culture. This means that both share friends and – enemies. Of the principal enemies, seeing ...

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The 8th Senate: Matters still arising, by Olusola Adeyeye – The Eagle Online


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The 8th Senate: Matters still arising, by Olusola Adeyeye
The Eagle Online
I had stated that I had seen the current senate crisis long before the events of June 9, 2015. But I would be lying to say that I had envisaged a situation where the Presiding Officers of the Senate would emerge outside of the wishes of the All ...
Citizens uniting to reclaim Nigeria's democracyVanguard
#OccupyNASS gains attention on digital mediaThe Punch
Democracy without citizens' participation?The Nation Newspaper
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Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe narrates her arrest ordeal – Vanguard


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Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe narrates her arrest ordeal
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Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe on Thursday narrated her ordeal of alleged harassment by policemen in Osogbo, Osun state. aigbe. The Yoruba movie star who posted her views on her Instagram page said she the incident occurred while she was trying to ...
Policemen only tried to molest me, there was no arrest - Mercy AigbeDaily Post Nigeria
Top Gossip! Police arrest top Nollywood actress Mercy Aigbe, brother (photo)NAIJ.COM
Police arrest Mercy Aigbe, brother in OsogboThe Punch
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BreakingNews 28/4/16 – Intersociety Writes INEC Chair On Non-Conduct Of… – Nigeria Master Web


Nigeria Master Web

BreakingNews 28/4/16 - Intersociety Writes INEC Chair On Non-Conduct Of...
Nigeria Master Web
... [ Masterweb Reports: Intersociety's Writes INEC Chair ] - Below is a copy of Intersociety's letter to Prof Mahmud Yakubu, Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) titled “Non-Conduct Of Outstanding Legislative Reruns In Imo ...
Senate Knocks INEC Over Delay To Conduct Re-run Senatorial Polls In Rivers, Kogi, OthersInformation Nigeria
Senator raises the alarm over pending senatorial electionsThe Nation Newspaper
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JUST IN: Again, Fulani Herdsmen Invade Ologba Community In Benue – The Whistler


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JUST IN: Again, Fulani Herdsmen Invade Ologba Community In Benue
The Whistler
Another community in Benue State, Ologba, which is a bother town of Nasarawa State was Wednesday night, April 27, 2016, attacked by over 50 armed men believed to be members of the Fulani herdsmen militia who stormed the village around 6pm, ...

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Aisha Buhari: Free cancer, diabetes screening for 2500 women in Ibadan -First lady – Pulse Nigeria


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Aisha Buhari: Free cancer, diabetes screening for 2500 women in Ibadan -First lady
Pulse Nigeria
Mrs. Buhari said she was in the state to introduce her programme on Women and Children Health Screening Initiative, which started last year with a view to improving their health. Published: 3 minutes ago; Pulse News Agency Local By NAN. Print; eMail.
Women, Children Health Initiative To Check Mortality Rate – Aisha BuhariCHANNELS TELEVISION
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Buhari: President cancels funding of foreign medical treatment for officials – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

Buhari: President cancels funding of foreign medical treatment for officials
Pulse Nigeria
Buhari added that government officials will only be given allowances to travel abroad for treatment if the case cannot be handled in Nigeria. Published: 1 minute ago; Chika Ebuzor. Print; eMail · Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari speaks during a news ...
No more funding for medical trips abroad - Buhari tells government officialsDaily Post Nigeria
Nigeria or North?Vanguard
President Buhari stops overseas medical treatment for officialsNAIJ.COM
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Fulani herdsmen not responsible – Ijaw youths send message to communities – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Fulani herdsmen not responsible – Ijaw youths send message to communities
NAIJ.COM
Following recent attack in the south east region, the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has said that Fulani herdsmen are not responsible for the attacks but terrorists. The Fulani herdsmen have been fingered as perpetrators of several attacks on agrarian ...
Sponsored terrorists behind Fulani herdsmen attacks —IYCVanguard
Terrorists now disguise as Fulani herdsmen, says IYCThe Nation Newspaper

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Fulani herdsmen not responsible – Ijaw youths send message to communities – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Fulani herdsmen not responsible – Ijaw youths send message to communities
NAIJ.COM
Following recent attack in the south east region, the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has said that Fulani herdsmen are not responsible for the attacks but terrorists. The Fulani herdsmen have been fingered as perpetrators of several attacks on agrarian ...
Sponsored terrorists behind Fulani herdsmen attacks —IYCVanguard
Terrorists now disguise as Fulani herdsmen, says IYCThe Nation Newspaper

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Fire guts part of Kurmi market – Daily Trust


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Fire guts part of Kurmi market
Daily Trust
About 30 shops were destroyed at the Kurmi market in Kano yesterday following a fire outbreak. This is coming barely a month after a midnight fire razed thousands of shops and destroyed goods said to be worth N2trn at the famous Sabon-Gari market.
Fire razes Kurmi market in Kano, againVanguard
Tragic! Fire destroys 95 shops in Kano (photos)NAIJ.COM
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Citizens uniting to reclaim Nigeria’s democracy – Vanguard


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Citizens uniting to reclaim Nigeria's democracy
Vanguard
ON Tuesday this week, the civil society organisation called Citizens United for Peace and Stability (CUPS), made good on its announced plan to peacefully storm the National Assembly, to demand the immediate resignation of Senate President, Bukola ...
Democracy without citizens' participation?The Nation Newspaper
No Amount Of Protest Can Force Any Senator Out Of Office – NdumeInformation Nigeria
Protesters can't force Saraki out of office – NdumeThe Eagle Online
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Waziri’s EFCC initiated $6m no-trial deal, not me — Adoke – The Punch


The Punch

Waziri's EFCC initiated $6m no-trial deal, not me — Adoke
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The immediate past Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Mohammed Adoke, said on Wednesday that the non-prosecution deal which he reached with a company, Tidex Nigeria Limited, suspected to have imported toxin into the ...
$6m Tidex settlement fine is in CBN account, says AdokeThe Nation Newspaper
Dumping of toxins: $6m Tidex legal deal initiated by Farida's EFCC —AdokeVanguard
Adoke's $6m no-trial deal with suspect to be investigatedNews24 Nigeria

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NLC demands N56,000 minimum wage from FG – The Punch


The Punch

NLC demands N56,000 minimum wage from FG
The Punch
The Nigeria Labour Congress has proposed a new minimum wage of N56,000 to the Federal Government. The President of the NLC, Mr. Ayuba Wabba, said this while speaking with journalists in Abuja on Wednesday, said that the labour body made the ...
NLC, TUC demand N56,000 as new national minimum wage to FGThe Eagle Online
NLC presents 56000 minimum wage proposal to FGDaily Trust
Labour demands N56,000 minimum wageThe Nation Newspaper
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Lagos immortalises Braithwaite, names Dolphin Park after him – Vanguard


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Lagos immortalises Braithwaite, names Dolphin Park after him
Vanguard
Lagos—GOVERNOR Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, yesterday, named the Dolphin Estate Park after the late human rights activist, Dr. Tunji Braithwaite. Dr. Tunji Braithwaite. Ambode, who announced this at a Service of Songs organised by the ...
Ambode immortalises Braithwaite, names Dolphin Park after himThe News
Ambode: Lagos Governor names Dolphine Park after late Tunji BraithwaitePulse Nigeria
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Herdsmen’s menace: Buhari directs CDS, IG to deal with perpetrators – The Punch


The Punch

Herdsmen's menace: Buhari directs CDS, IG to deal with perpetrators
The Punch
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday directed the Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Abayomi Olonishakin, and the Inspector-General of Police, Solomon Arase, to immediately secure communities under the attacks of herdsmen and arrest the perpetrators.
Buhari directs CDS, IG to secure communities under herdsmen attackBusinessDay
Buhari orders Defence chief, IG to stop attacks in communitiesThe Nation Newspaper
Buhari meets Ugwuanyi, orders probe of herdsmen's violenceNigeria Today
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ERC condemns dissolution of UNILAG SUG – Vanguard


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ERC condemns dissolution of UNILAG SUG
Vanguard
THE Education Rights Campaign, ERC, has condemned the decision of the Senate of the University of Lagos to dissolve the executive and legislative arms of the University of Lagos Students' Union, ULSU, for leading students' protests against poor welfare ...
UNILAG accuses defunct SUG leaders of ulterior motivesThe Nation Newspaper
Students sue UNILAG, demand re-instatement of Students' Union, shift in exam datesDaily Post Nigeria
Opinion: The return of UNILAG to fascismYNaija
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UI students defy go-home order – The News


The News

UI students defy go-home order
The News
University of Ibadan students are still staying on campus, despite the order by the authorities that they should go home. The university gave the go-home order following a protest by the students over the rustication of a 500 level student of the ...
Ibadan students call for justice with #FreemoteThe Punch
I've been rusticated but it won't kill me, says UI studentTheCable
BREAKING: Pandemonium in UI, students on rampage, school shut down (photos)Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)
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‘Beware Of Fraudsters’ – NDLEA Warns Nigerians Against Recruitment Scam – 360Nobs.com


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'Beware Of Fraudsters' – NDLEA Warns Nigerians Against Recruitment Scam
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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has cautioned Nigerians to beware of fraudsters claiming to be recruiting on behalf of the agency. The warning was conveyed on Wednesday by the Head of Public Affairs, NDLEA, Mr Mitchell Ofoyeju, ...
Recruitment: NDLEA warns public against fraudstersP.M. News
Drug lab: NDLEA arraigns 4 Mexicans, 5 NigeriansDaily Trust

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Era of stolen, misappropriated funds gone, says Buhari – Vanguard


Vanguard

Era of stolen, misappropriated funds gone, says Buhari
Vanguard
ABUJA – President Muhammadu Buhari has said that gone were the days in Nigeria when public funds would be freely stolen or misappropriated by public officials, saying that his administration owed it as a duty to Nigerians protect and judiciously use ...
World Bank, President Buhari discuss economic crisis, Abacha lootNaija247news
W/Bank backs Buhari on transparent budgetDaily Trust
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Civilian casualties from Boko Haram suicide attacks up in 2015 – Vanguard


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No Amount Of Protest Can Force Any Senator Out Of Office – Ndume – Information Nigeria


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No Amount Of Protest Can Force Any Senator Out Of Office – Ndume
Information Nigeria
Occupy-NASS No amount of forceful protest would intimidate any legislator to resign, the Senate leader, Mohammed Ali Ndume, has declared. Mr. Ndume was reacting to a protest by the “Occupy National Assembly” group, which called for the resignation of ...
Saraki, Other Senators Avoid Main NASS Gate As #OccupyNASS Protests Grow In NumberSaharaReporters.com
Civil Protests Rock NASS …Anti, Pro-Saraki Groups On Parade …As Reps Flay Herdsmen, Farmers' ClashesThe Tide
Ndume: 'Protests can't force any Senator out of office,' Senate Leader saysNigeria Today
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Ekweremadu: ‘Top Senate officers don’t have to be APC members,’ Deputy Senate President says – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

Ekweremadu: 'Top Senate officers don't have to be APC members,' Deputy Senate President says
Pulse Nigeria
Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu has said that the Senate's presiding officers don't have to come from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Ekweremadu made the comment on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, during an interview on Raypower ...
Presiding officers mustn't come from ruling party — EkweremaduDaily Trust
Nigeria: Buhari, Gowon for Ekweremadu's Book PresentationAllAfrica.com

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Panic as DSS arrests Saraki’s aide – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Panic as DSS arrests Saraki's aide
NAIJ.COM
Family members of an aide to the Senate president on youth and student matters, Barrister Ikenga Imo Ugochinyere, have raised alarm over his arrest by the Department of State Services (DSS). READ ALSO: Saraki: All that is happening is allegations ...
DSS arrests Saraki's SSA on Youth, Student MattersVanguard
DSS Arrests Saraki's AideNigerian Bulletin
DSS arrests Saraki's assistantYNaija
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Emir of Ilorin Speaks: This Is What President Buhari Should Do To Herdsmen – Nigerian Bulletin


Nigerian Bulletin

Emir of Ilorin Speaks: This Is What President Buhari Should Do To Herdsmen
Nigerian Bulletin
The Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Sulu Gambari, has urged the Nigerian government to take a decisive action on the incessant herdsmen attacks on communities to avert the risk of another security crisis like the Boko Haram in the north of the country. Alhaji ...
Activities of herdsmen, threat to Nigeria's unity, says Emir of IlorinVanguard
Herdsmen attacks: Emir of Ilorin issues warning to FGNAIJ.COM
Nigeria: Emir of Ilorin - Activities of Herdsmen, a Threat to Peaceful Co-ExistenceAllAfrica.com

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Lagos: 150 females raped, 31 babies abandoned in the last one year – Commissioner – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Lagos: 150 females raped, 31 babies abandoned in the last one year - Commissioner
Daily Post Nigeria
The Lagos State Commissioner for Youth and Social Development, Uzamat Akinbile -Yussuf has revealed that no fewer than 150 females were raped, while 31 babies were abandoned on the streets of Lagos in the last one year. She disclosed this at a press ...
'Rate of sexual assault cases, frightening'The Punch
150 Females Raped, 31 Babies Abandoned, 1340 Beggars Taken Off The Street In Lagos – Commissioner360Nobs.com
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Terrorists on horseback plant landmines in Northeast – News24 Nigeria


News24 Nigeria

Terrorists on horseback plant landmines in Northeast
News24 Nigeria
Abuja - The Defence Headquarters has alerted the general public on latest tactics employed by the Boko Haram to unleash terror particularly in the Northeast. The insurgents have allegedly laid landmines on stretches of farm land and now operate on ...
Fleeing Boko Haram militants planting mines on farmland – Nigerian militaryPremium Times
Boko Haram: Terrorist now planting explosives on farmlandsPulse Nigeria
Terrorists now lay landmines on farmland, operate on horses – DHQThe Eagle Online
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Southern Lawmakers Stop Formal Debate on PIB – Nigerian Bulletin


Nigerian Bulletin

Southern Lawmakers Stop Formal Debate on PIB
Nigerian Bulletin
On Tuesday the formal debate of the Petroleum Industry Bill, PIB was suspended due to strong opposition from southern lawmakers. Godswill Akpabio.jpg. According to SUN NEWS, the lawmakers kicked against the Second Reading of the PIB on grounds ...
PDP senators halt debate on PIBDaily Trust
Consideration of PIB stalled as bill not circulated to senatorsThe Eagle Online
Petroleum Industry Bill: PDP Senators Disrupt DebateReports Afrique News
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Tambuwal: Governor mourns death of 6 doctors – Pulse Nigeria


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Tambuwal: Governor mourns death of 6 doctors
Pulse Nigeria
The Sokoto Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has expressed sadness over the death of six Ekiti doctors who died along the Abuja-Kaduna expressway on their way to Sokoto. Published: 3 minutes ago; Sunday Isuwa. Print; eMail · Aminu Tambuwal play.
We won't encourage medical care abroad — BuhariDaily Trust
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‘Biafra bigger, wider, taller, deeper than anybody including Nnamdi Kanu’ – Vanguard


Vanguard

'Biafra bigger, wider, taller, deeper than anybody including Nnamdi Kanu'
Vanguard
ABAKALIKI – THE Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biatra, MASSOB has said that Biafra is bigger, wider, taller, than anybody including Nnamdi Kanu and also called on relevant stakeholders in the struggle to concentrate their ...
Will the court halt Nnamdi Kanu trial any time soon?NAIJ.COM
Court dismisses Nnamdi Kanu's application to stay proceedingsThe Eagle Online
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Synagogue: Again Lagos court remands engineers in prison – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Synagogue: Again Lagos court remands engineers in prison
The Eagle Online
The two engineers, who constructed the collapsed seven-storey guest house of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, Akinbela Fatiregun and Oladele Ogundeji, are to remain in Kirikiri Maximum Prisons till May 3, a court ruled on Tuesday. Justice Lateef ...
Synagogue Collapse: Site engineers sent back to Kirikiri prisonPulse Nigeria
Nigeria: Synagogue Church - Remanded Engineers to Remain in Kirikiri PrisonAllAfrica.com
Synagogue: Engineers return to prison as court adjourns bail applicationsDaily Trust
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2016 Budget: ‘Grey areas’ finally resolved – Bukola Saraki – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

2016 Budget: 'Grey areas' finally resolved – Bukola Saraki
NAIJ.COM
Bukola Saraki, the president of the Senate, has announced that all the grey areas in the 2016 budget have been finally resolved. PM News reports that Saraki said this on Tuesday, April 26, while speaking with journalists after a closed-door meeting ...
Youths occupy NASS, protest delay of 2016 budget passageVanguard
Protesters storm N'Assembly with mats, generators, demand Saraki's resignationThe Punch
Protesters demand Saraki's resignationDaily Trust
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Youths occupy NASS, protest delay of 2016 budget passage – Vanguard


Vanguard

Youths occupy NASS, protest delay of 2016 budget passage
Vanguard
ABUJA— hundreds of youths, under the aegis of Citizens United for Peace and Stability, CUPS, yesterday stormed the National Assembly calling for immediate resignation of Senate President, Saraki, on the allegations of corruption leveled against him ...
Protesters storm N'Assembly with mats, generators, demand Saraki's resignationThe Punch
'Occupy National Assembly' protesters seek Saraki's exitThe Nation Newspaper
NASS Commission boss replies Saraki, refuses to withdraw Clerk's appointmentPremium Times
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EFCC arrests Gov Dickson’s ex-aide over alleged N10m bribe – Vanguard


Vanguard

EFCC arrests Gov Dickson's ex-aide over alleged N10m bribe
Vanguard
Abuja—A former Senior Special Assistant on Media to Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has been arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The suspect, Abednego Don-Evarada, was arrested yesterday in ...
EFCC probes Dickson's aide, wife for N1bn fraudThe Punch
Ex-Dickson aide arrested for offering EFCC official bribeThe Nation Newspaper
Seriake Dickson: Bayelsa Governor's ex-aide arrested for offering EFCC official N10m bribePulse Nigeria
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Ex-Finance Minister refunds N140m, surrenders 2 houses – Vanguard


The Punch

Ex-Finance Minister refunds N140m, surrenders 2 houses
Vanguard
ABUJA—Embattled former Finance Minister, Senator Esther Nenadi Usman, has returned N140 million out of the N2.5 billion she allegedly received from the office of the former National Security Adviser ahead of the 2015 Presidential elections. In ...
Jonathan's minister returns N140m, surrenders 2 housesNAIJ.COM
EFCC seizes Nenadi Usman's housesThe Punch
Two houses belonging to former Minister seized by EFCCYNaija

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We’ll fix Lagos-Ibadan Expressway despite court injunction –FG – The Punch


The Punch

We'll fix Lagos-Ibadan Expressway despite court injunction –FG
The Punch
Funding for the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway is captured in the 2016 budget and the road will be constructed despite court injunctions against its further development, the Federal Government has said. It argued that the development of the country and the ...
LAGOS- IBADAN EXPRESSWAY: Court dismisses Bi-Courtney's suit seeking to restrain FGVanguard
Court refuses to suspend Bi-Courtney/Fed Govt's suitThe Nation Newspaper
MMA 2 concession breach: Lagos court fixes date for Bi-Courtney's suitThe Eagle Online
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Arms scandal: $15bn, not $2.1bn stolen, says EFCC – The Punch


The Nation Newspaper

Arms scandal: $15bn, not $2.1bn stolen, says EFCC
The Punch
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission made staggering discoveries in the process of investigating the alleged fraud relating to the diversion of $2.1bn meant for prosecution of the war against Boko Haram. The PUNCH learnt on Tuesday that the ...
EFCC Seizes Diezani's Houses And Wristwatch Worth £600000Information Nigeria
EFCC seizes £2m wristwatches from Diezani, Omokore's wifeThe Nation Newspaper
Diezani Alison-Madueke: EFCC recovers £2 million jewellery from ex-minister, associate's wifePulse Nigeria
Daily Trust -YNaija
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Mimiko faults ICPC’s report on bailout – The Punch


Vanguard

Mimiko faults ICPC's report on bailout
The Punch
The Ondo State Governor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, has faulted the report of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission which said that the state government did not utilise N1,537,575.050.32 of the N9.4bn bailout given to it by ...
Ondo rejects ICPC reportThe Nation Newspaper
Bailout Fund: Ondo rejects ICPC report, demands retractionVanguard

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Govt to security agencies: crush security threat – The Nation Newspaper


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Govt to security agencies: crush security threat
The Nation Newspaper
The Federal Government yesterday restated its resolve to deal decisively with threats of crises and conflicts that are capable of disrupting peace and security in Nigeria. Minister of Defence, Brig.-Gen. Mansur Dan-Ali, stated this at the opening of a ...
FG directs security forces to crush threat to peaceThe Punch
Nigeria directs security agents to crush all forms of national threatTV360

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Members sue Lagos, Ogun PDP exco over tenure elongation – The Nation Newspaper


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Members sue Lagos, Ogun PDP exco over tenure elongation
The Nation Newspaper
Aggrieved members of the Lagos and Ogun chapters of the People Democratic Party (PDP) have sued their state executives over the extension of their tenure. This is coming few days to the commencement of the party's congresses on April 30. The claimants ...
Avoid selfish interest, imposition - Bode George warns PDP ahead congressDaily Post Nigeria
Aggrieved members drag PDP executives to court over tenure elongationP.M. News
Suits threaten PDP congresses in Ogun, LagosNigeria Today

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Rickey Tarfa must explain contact with judge, court rules – The Nation Newspaper


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Rickey Tarfa must explain contact with judge, court rules
The Nation Newspaper
A Lagos State High Court in Igbosere yesterday assumed jurisdiction to entertain a two-count charge filed against Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Mr. Rickey Tarfa by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Justice Aishat Opesanwo ...
Tarfa loses suit challenging court's jurisdictionVanguard
Rickey Tarfa's bid to stop EFCC prosecution failsThe Punch
Alleged Obstruction Of Justice: Tarfa's Application To Quash Charges FailCHANNELS TELEVISION
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Nuclear power not safe for Nigeria – Sen. Shehu Sani – The Nation Newspaper


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Nuclear power not safe for Nigeria - Sen. Shehu Sani
The Nation Newspaper
Senator representing Kaduna Central senatorial district, Senator Shehu Sani has Tuesday criticize attempt by the Federal Government to invest in Nuclear power in the country saying it is not safe for the nation. Senator Sani who said 2 billion naira ...
2016 budget: N2billion for nuclear power, dangerous, a waste, says Senator SaniBusinessDay

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Police Set To Establish Civil Rule In Liberated Communities, Says IGP – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Police Set To Establish Civil Rule In Liberated Communities, Says IGP
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Solomon-Arase-On-Bribery The Inspector General of Police, Mr Solomon Arase, on Tuesday said all is now set for officers and men of the force to move to liberated communities in North East Nigeria. Arase, who is in Maiduguri, is having talks with the ...
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Northern CAN to Buhari: Nigeria’ll slide into confusion if Jonathan is arrested – Vanguard


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Northern CAN to Buhari: Nigeria'll slide into confusion if Jonathan is arrested
Vanguard
KADUNA – The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Northern branch, on Tuesday, asked President Muhammadu Buhari against purported plans to arrest former President Goodluck Jonathan, saying Nigeria would plunge into confusion should the arrest of ...
Don't arrest Jonathan - Northern CAN warns BuhariDaily Post Nigeria
Ignore calls for Jonathan's arrest, CAN tells BuhariPremium Times
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Nigerian Bulletin -Nigeria Today
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No protest can force any senator out of office – Ndume – Vanguard


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No protest can force any senator out of office – Ndume
Vanguard
The Leader of the Senate, Sen. Mohammed Ali-Ndume, said on Tuesday that no amount of protest would force any legislator to resign. Ndume was reacting to a protest by “Occupy National Assembly” group, calling for the resignation of the President of the ...
Anti Saraki protesters vow to occupy NASS for 4 days, Senate Leader condemns actDaily Post Nigeria
#OccupyNASS locks down national assemblyP.M. News
NASS gate sealed as group storms premises in protest (photos)NAIJ.COM
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Court grants Bianca’s prayer to re-open evidence – Vanguard


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Court grants Bianca's prayer to re-open evidence
Vanguard
Lagos- The wife of late Biafran war lord, Chukwuemeka Odimegwu Ojukwu, Bianca Ojukwu's application to re- open her evidence in chief, in a suit she instituted against her husband's family, was on Tuesday, granted by Justice Abdulfattah Lawal of a Lagos ...
Court okays Bianca to re-open evidence in Ojukwu's inheritance suitDaily Trust
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Fulani attacks: Buhari’s government lacks political will to solve the problem– ex-lawmaker – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Fulani attacks: Buhari's government lacks political will to solve the problem– ex-lawmaker
NAIJ.COM
Junaid Mohammed, a second republic lawmaker of the Coalition of Northern Politicians, have spoken about the recurring Fulani herdsmen, farmers' clashes and the federal government's inability to address the matter. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter.
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Wike: Governor says APC deceived Nigerians – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

Wike: Governor says APC deceived Nigerians
Pulse Nigeria
Wike made the comment on Monday, April 25, 2016, during a PDP membership mobilisation programme in Dutse, Jigawa state. Published: 28 minutes ago , Refreshed: 26 minutes ago; 'Jola Sotubo. Print; eMail · The Governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike ...

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Ekweremadu Seeks Collapse Of 36 States Structure Into Six Zones – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

Ekweremadu Seeks Collapse Of 36 States Structure Into Six Zones
Information Nigeria
Ike Ekweremadu Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has called for the collapse of the existing 36 states of the federation into six geopolitical zones as part of a drastic restructuring of the country's federation. Failure to do this, he noted ...
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President Buhari meets with these 10 senators to discuss budget (LIST) – NAIJ.COM


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President Buhari meets with these 10 senators to discuss budget (LIST)
NAIJ.COM
President Muhammadu Buhari will reportedly discuss the 2016 budget with 10 senators during behind the closed door meeting on April 26, Tuesday, Vanguard reports. The meeting with the president had become imperative as it would be an avenue to bring ...
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Prisons Boss Appears Before Reps C’ttee, Apologizes Over Assault On Female Lawmaker – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

Prisons Boss Appears Before Reps C'ttee, Apologizes Over Assault On Female Lawmaker
Information Nigeria
Idah Odeh-Mrakpor Oyemachi Joan The House of Representatives Committee on Interior yesterday quizzed the Controller-General, Nigeria Prisons Service, NPS, Dr Peter Ekpendu over the alleged assault on a female lawmaker by his men last Wednesday.
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AGF, Reps meeting on Kogi Assembly crisis deadlocked – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

AGF, Reps meeting on Kogi Assembly crisis deadlocked
Daily Trust
The meeting between the House of Representatives and the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, over the crisis in the Kogi State Assembly was deadlocked yesterday with both parties citing constitutional provisions for their actions.
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Controversy as Army, Kaduna govt differ over number of buried Shi’ites members – Vanguard


Vanguard

Controversy as Army, Kaduna govt differ over number of buried Shi'ites members
Vanguard
The Nigerian Army and the Kaduna State Government on Monday differed on the number of corpses released for mass burial during the December 15, 2015 clash between members of the Shi'ite sect and the Army in Zaria, Kaduna State. shiites. While the ...
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