Monthly Archives: July 2016

Boko Haram: Read what Nigerian troops did to terrorists – NAIJ.COM


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Boko Haram: Read what Nigerian troops did to terrorists
NAIJ.COM
In a press statement by Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman, the acting director on army public relations, it was revealed that one of the terrorists escaped with gun shot wounds. The statement read in parts: “The troops also recovered one AK-47 rifle with ...
Boko Haram acting like good people, entering border towns of Nigeria, other countries - MNJTFDaily Post Nigeria
Troops ambush Boko Harm terroritsVanguard
Troops Ambush Boko Haram Terrorists in PulkaNaija247news
TODAY.ng -Nigerian Bulletin -Premium Times -SaharaReporters.com
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The truth is that President Buhari has failed us – Nigerian cries out – NAIJ.COM


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The truth is that President Buhari has failed us – Nigerian cries out
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Editor's note: President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that the last one year of the All Progressives Congress led federal government has “been a year of triumph, consolidation, pains and achievements”. However, not all Nigerians are happy that they ...
Why Buhari's visit to America must be different from the Yar'Adua's and Jonathan'sOsun Defender
Obasanjo: Old soldier never diesThe Punch
Buhari, the logic of change and democratic tyranny: The lessons of historyThe Nation Newspaper
SaharaReporters.com -Daily Trust -Information Nigeria -Naija247news
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LEAKED: Details Of How Tinubu/Saraki War Started – Osun Defender


Osun Defender

LEAKED: Details Of How Tinubu/Saraki War Started
Osun Defender
The open feud between the camps of a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Tinubu and the Senate president, Bukola Saraki reportedly had its root in the well-orchestrated opposition to the emergence of a muslim running ...
North is not afraid of restructuring- NdumeVanguard
UN Convoy Attack: Saraki pleads with international organisationPulse Nigeria
Saraki Urges UN To Lift Suspension On Aid DeliveriesCHANNELS TELEVISION
NTA News
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1966 coup plotters planned to make Awolowo Head of State — Olutoye – The Punch


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1966 coup plotters planned to make Awolowo Head of State — Olutoye
The Punch
The Owa of Ido-Ani, Oba Olufemi Olutoye, is a retired Major-General in the Nigerian Army. In this interview with PETER DADA, he shares his experiences as a soldier and his level of involvement in the 1966 military coup. Can you share your background ...
And dem no fit read national anthemNews Ghana

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1966 coup plotters planned to make Awolowo Head of State — Olutoye – The Punch


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1966 coup plotters planned to make Awolowo Head of State — Olutoye
The Punch
The Owa of Ido-Ani, Oba Olufemi Olutoye, is a retired Major-General in the Nigerian Army. In this interview with PETER DADA, he shares his experiences as a soldier and his level of involvement in the 1966 military coup. Can you share your background ...
How we lost our wayThe Nation Newspaper
PMB's missed opportunityDaily Trust
50th Anniversary of Africa's bloodiest coup d'état (2)Vanguard
The News -NAIJ.COM -SaharaReporters.com -TODAY.ng
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Change is here: The National Assembly must never again be allowed to get away with stealing public funds – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Change is here: The National Assembly must never again be allowed to get away with stealing public funds
The Nation Newspaper
Whoever hasn't seen the CHANGE in town will not recognise a cyclone if he sees one. Isn't it the saying that there is honour even amongst thieves? When was it Nigerians ever saw anything like this hurricane convulsing the House of Representatives?

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We will surpass the expectations of our constituents – Enugu House Leader – Vanguard


We will surpass the expectations of our constituents – Enugu House Leader
Vanguard
Construction of roads going on in he three senatorial districts of Enugu State is a product of the approval of a revised supplementary budget brought before the state House of Assembly by the executive arm. In this interview,Leader of the House ...

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LG administrators also pad overhead expenses– Sekoni, APC chief – Vanguard


LG administrators also pad overhead expenses– Sekoni, APC chief
Vanguard
P rince Salau Olatunji Sekoni is an All Progressives Congress (APC) leader in Lagos State. A former Executive Chairmanof Amuwo-Odofin, Sekoni, in this interview, looks at the bastardization of local government administration across the country and the ...

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How I Refused N405m Money Laundering Offer By Governor — Falana – SaharaReporters.com


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How I Refused N405m Money Laundering Offer By Governor — Falana
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Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Mr. Femi Falana has disclosed how he declined a mouth-watering N405 million brief from an unnamed former governor to help him launder funds abroad. Femi Falana Falana, whose testimonial is contained in the current ...
Falana: An ex-Governor offered me N405m to help launder funds – Lawyer saysPulse Nigeria
Falana reveals how ex-governor tried to bribe him with N405 million to steal money abroadNAIJ.COM
How I Rejected Ex-Gov's Offer Of One Million Pounds To Launder Money – FalanaInformation Nigeria

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Fish out policeman who killed civil servants, NLC tells Nasarawa govt – Naija247news


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Fish out policeman who killed civil servants, NLC tells Nasarawa govt
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NLC 3The shooting of protesting workers in in front of the Government House Nasarawa State on Friday has sparked outrage from the President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Mr Ayuba Wabba. Mr Wabba has called on the Nasarawa Police ...
Police open fire on protesting Nasarawa workers, kill 1Premium Times
Wage adjustment: Nasarawa groans under 26-day workers' strikeDaily Trust
Breaking News: Security operatives shoot, kill civil servants in Lafia (photo)NAIJ.COM
The Punch -TODAY.ng
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Home Latest News July 1966 counter-coup: Fajuyi’s aides knew about the coup but betrayed him… – The Punch


The Punch

Home Latest News July 1966 counter-coup: Fajuyi's aides knew about the coup but betrayed him...
The Punch
The counter-coup of 1966 led by Northern officers was a reaction to the January putsch which was staged by mostly Igbo officers. Northern soldiers were not happy with the murder of their revered leader and Northern Nigeria premier, Sir Ahmadu Bello ...

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After failed coup in Turkey, this is what will happen to Turkish schools in Nigeria – NAIJ.COM


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After failed coup in Turkey, this is what will happen to Turkish schools in Nigeria
NAIJ.COM
Turkish schools in Nigeria will not be shut by the host country as against the request made by their ambassador to the west African nation. This clarification was necessary after initial reports stated that Hakan Cakil made a call for the closure of 17 ...
Parents of Nigerian-Turkish International College students decry call to close schoolsPremium Times
Turkish allegation on Nigerian schools baseless – ParentsDaily Trust
FG urged to ignore call to close Turkish schools in NigeriaVanguard
The Punch -AllAfrica.com -Pulse Nigeria -TODAY.ng
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The issue of budget padding is more of a media hype – Ali-Ndume – Vanguard


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The issue of budget padding is more of a media hype – Ali-Ndume
Vanguard
Even with the spreading news of sharp practices during the 2016 budget considerations, Leader of the Nigerian Senate, Mohammed Ali-Ndume has denied the allegations that the budget was ever “padded”. Sen. Ndume. He, instead, said that the National ...
National Assembly launches “eye service” prayer project to appease BuhariPremium Times
Budget padding: Claims and counter claimsDaily Trust
Budget padding: Who is to blame?The Punch
TheCable -Nigeria Today
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NIGER DELTA: Fresh intrigues as suspect reveals plot against Tompolo – Vanguard


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NIGER DELTA: Fresh intrigues as suspect reveals plot against Tompolo
Vanguard
Two weeks ago, a privileged security source confirmed to Saturday Vanguard in Abuja that intelligence information available to the northern collection, comprising a select serving and retired military officers, that commandeered the battle to track ...
Niger Delta: MEND asks FG to suspend Tompolo's EFCC casePulse Nigeria
Nigeria set to deploy troops against oil rebelsNews24 Nigeria
Nigeria prepares troops for Niger Delta crackdown if peace talks failDaily Trust
Nigerian Bulletin -SaharaReporters.com -Daily Post Nigeria -TODAY.ng
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Police arraign seven-year-old over murder in Enugu – The Punch


The Punch

Police arraign seven-year-old over murder in Enugu
The Punch
The police in Enugu on Friday arraigned a seven-year-old boy, Chibuike Miracle Oramalu, before a magistrate's court over alleged murder. Chibuike, a primary two pupil, had on May 29, accidentally fired a gun, which killed a 12-year-old boy, Oluebube ...
Outrage in Enugu as police arraign 6-year-old boy for murderDaily Post Nigeria
Enugu Police Arraign 7-year-old for Murder after He Accidentally Shot and Killed NeighbourBella Naija
In Enugu, police arraign 7-year-old for murderYNaija

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iG seeks Police, Customs collaboration – The News


The News

iG seeks Police, Customs collaboration
The News
The Acting Inspector-General of Police , Mr Ibrahim Idris, has called for collaboration between the Police and the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to combat crimes and other security challenges. This is contained in a statement issued on Friday in Abuja ...
Police And Customs Seek Collaboration To Curb Country's Security ChallengesNTA News
Customs Boss Laments Influx Of Illegal ArmsInformation Nigeria
Customs boss decries influx of armsThe Nation Newspaper

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Fayose: EFCC’s focus on Ekiti’s finance is a waste of time – Naija247news


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Fayose: EFCC's focus on Ekiti's finance is a waste of time
Naija247news
Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose alleged yesterday that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has shifted attention to the finances of the state. According to him, this followed the failure of the agency to establish any link between ...
Controversy! Obanikoro in fresh trouble as new details emergeNAIJ.COM
Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Friday morningDaily Post Nigeria
How We Moved N1.2b Cash To Fayose In Ekiti -Obanikoro's Ex-ADCInformation Nigeria
CHANNELS TELEVISION -Vanguard -News24 Nigeria -Pulse Nigeria
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Don’t Panic at Sight of Heavy Military Weapons, Army Advises – The Streetjournal


The Streetjournal

Don't Panic at Sight of Heavy Military Weapons, Army Advises
The Streetjournal
The Nigerian Army has advised Nigerians not to panic at the sight of movement of heavy military equipment, especially residents of South South of the country. It said that its training exercise for the Niger Delta, code named “EXERCISE CROCODILE SMILE ...
Army to move troops, heavy military weapons in S'SouthNaija247news
Military Launches 'Operation Crocodile Smile' …To Tackle MilitantsThe Tide
“Operation Crocodile Tears”, Nigerian Military launches emergency programme to combat Militants threatsTrends
The Eagle Online -Pulse Nigeria
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Ambode urges Lagosians to collect PVCs from INEC – Vanguard


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Ambode urges Lagosians to collect PVCs from INEC
Vanguard
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday urged residents to approach the offices of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) across the State for their Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) to enable them participate in future elections ...
CDHR Protest To Condemn The Ban Of Street Trading In LagosSaharaReporters.com
EXCLUSIVE: APC supporters boo Governor Ambode at party secretariat, read why (photo)NAIJ.COM
Ambode: Group begs Governor to reconsider ban on street tradingPulse Nigeria
TODAY.ng -Nigeria Today
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Senate: So, It was all about “Juicy” Committees? – Vanguard


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Senate: So, It was all about “Juicy” Committees?
Vanguard
“When the dust settles, Nigerians will see clearly that this charge (trial) is nothing but a meretricious trash”. – Sen. Ekweremadu. I felt so sad, betrayed, and angry with myself as I read comments by the spokesperson of the Senate Unity Forum ...
Ekweremadu: Mixed reactions trail Pete Edochie's attack on Buhari, APCDaily Post Nigeria
Attack on Buhari: Pete Edochie gets serious warningNAIJ.COM
February 15, 2016 | Senate Of Crime: 9 Nigerian Senators Facing Criminal CasesOsun Defender
BuzzNigeria.com -Nigeria Today
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APC wins Imo North rerun election – Nigeria Today


APC wins Imo North rerun election
Nigeria Today
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has been declared winner of the Imo North senatorial rerun election by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The APC candidate in the poll Rt. Hon Ben Uwajimogu scored 56,076 votes to beat his ...

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Turkey Asks Nigeria To Close Schools Linked To Coup Sponsor – Information Nigeria


Turkey Asks Nigeria To Close Schools Linked To Coup Sponsor
Information Nigeria
The fallout from the attempted coup in Turkey seems to be far from over. Turkish authorities have said that the coup was influenced and sponsored by controversial cleric, Fethullah Gulen who is based in America. A nationwide purge and a request to the ...

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Turkish Govt wants all Turkish schools in Nigeria shut – News24 Nigeria


News24 Nigeria

Turkish Govt wants all Turkish schools in Nigeria shut
News24 Nigeria
Abuja - The Turkish government has appealed to the Federal government to close down the 17 Nigerian-Turkish International Colleges (NTIC) in Nigeria, saying they all belong to Fetullah Gulen accused of sponsoring the July 15th failed military coup in ...
Alleged Turkish terrorists own schools, hospitals in Nigeria – EnvoyDaily Post Nigeria
REVEALED! 17 Nigerian schools aiding terrorismNAIJ.COM
Testimonies reveal Gulen's role in Turkey's failed coupAnadolu Agency
TheCable -Qantara.de -Newsweek -The Whistler
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Tension as Nigerian army bombards Niger Delta militants, kills many – NAIJ.COM


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Tension as Nigerian army bombards Niger Delta militants, kills many
NAIJ.COM
The Nigerian army caused panic in the Arepo area of Ogun state and some part of Lagos state as soldiers bombarded the base of suspected Niger Delta militants in the state. The Punch reports that scores of militants were feared killed in the joint army ...
Military launch manhunt for Militants, bombards Lagos, Ogun creeksNaija247news
Military descends on Arepo vandals hideout in Operation AwatheVanguard
Many killed as military launches aerial bombardment of Lagos, Ogun creeksThe Eagle Online
The Nation Newspaper
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Ajimobi promises free food to ease economic hardship – Vanguard


Vanguard

Ajimobi promises free food to ease economic hardship
Vanguard
Ibadan – Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has assured residents that his government would be providing free food items every quarter in order to ease the present economic hardship. Ajimobi gave the assurance on Thursday in Ibadan while speaking at the ...
Why I asked principals, students to apologize upon violent protest - Governor AjimobiDaily Post Nigeria
Workers' retrenchment looms in OyoThe Nation Newspaper

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PDP crisis worsens as tears thick as blood flow at Keshi’s burial – Newspaper Review – NAIJ.COM


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PDP crisis worsens as tears thick as blood flow at Keshi's burial - Newspaper Review
NAIJ.COM
As the PDP controversy continues, the court has decided to recognize Ali Modu Sheriff as the chairman of the party. The worsening crisis has affected the upcoming PDP convention in Port Harcourt, Rivers state. Let us take a quick look at the major ...
Court sacks Makarfi, affirms Sheriff as PDP nat'l chairVanguard
PDP convention will hold on August 17 as scheduled despite court ruling – Makarfi's CommitteeDaily Post Nigeria
Court confirms Sheriff as PDP National ChairmanNaija247news
Premium Times -NTA News -Information Nigeria -AllAfrica.com
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Alleged Turkish terrorists own schools, hospitals in Nigeria – Envoy – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Alleged Turkish terrorists own schools, hospitals in Nigeria – Envoy
Daily Post Nigeria
The Government of Turkey on Thursday said it had informed the Federal Government of Nigeria of the existence of schools allegedly owned by suspected terrorists. The country is, therefore, calling on the Nigerian government to shut them down. Turkey ...
Turkey extends coup clampdown to Nigeria, wants 17 “Turkish” schools closedPremium Times
Turkey asks Nigeria to shut down Turkish collegesDaily Trust
Turkish coup plotters not tortured, says ambassador in IrelandIrish Times
Quartz -The Streetjournal -Anadolu Agency -thejournal.ie
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Militants abduct another person in Lagos – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Militants abduct another person in Lagos
Daily Trust
Yesterday's abduction brought to about six persons so far kidnapped in Lagos state in the last one month. An immigration officer and a pastor were allegedly kidnapped in the same area. While the immigration officer was kidnapped twice by the displaced ...
#SaveMayowa: Police begins investigationsYNaija
Police hold emergency meeting over killings, insecurity in LagosTODAY.ng
Police Hunt Down Militants In LagosCHANNELS TELEVISION

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Bricklayer abducts two children, sells three-year-old for N1,500 – The Punch


The Punch

Bricklayer abducts two children, sells three-year-old for N1,500
The Punch
A suspected child abductor, Ola Ibikunle, has been detained by the police after he was caught with a four-year-old girl in the Oyero area of Ijoko, Ogun State. It was learnt that Ibikunle, a bricklayer, had held his victim, Eniola, by the neck and was ...
Suspected Child Abductor Confesses to Selling 3-year-old for N1,500Bella Naija
Meet man who sells stolen children for N1, 500 (photo)NAIJ.COM
Wicked Soul: Bricklayer who abducted 2 kids, nabbed after he sold 1 for N1, 500Pulse Nigeria
News24 Nigeria
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Bricklayer abducts two children, sells three-year-old for N1, 500 – The Punch


The Punch

Bricklayer abducts two children, sells three-year-old for N1, 500
The Punch
A suspected child abductor, Ola Ibikunle, has been detained by the police after he was caught with a four-year-old girl in the Oyero area of Ijoko, Ogun State. It was learnt that Ibikunle, a bricklayer, had held his victim, Eniola, by the neck and was ...

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Turkey asks Nigeria to shut down Turkish colleges – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Turkey asks Nigeria to shut down Turkish colleges
Daily Trust
The Turkish government has asked the federal government to close down all the Nigerian-Turkish International Colleges (NTIC) in Nigeria, saying they belong to Fetullah Gulen, who it accused of sponsoring the July 15 failed military coup in that country.
REVEALED! 17 Nigerian schools aiding terrorismNAIJ.COM
Turkey extends coup clampdown to Nigeria, wants 17 “Turkish” schools closedPremium Times
Turkey wants Nigeria to close 17 schools as part of failed coup purgeAfricanews
Irish Times -The Streetjournal -TODAY.ng -Astro Awani
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N4.7bn Fraud: I Transported Ekiti Poll Funds For Obanikoro, Says ex-Naval Aide De Camp – SaharaReporters.com


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N4.7bn Fraud: I Transported Ekiti Poll Funds For Obanikoro, Says ex-Naval Aide De Camp
SaharaReporters.com
An officer of the Nigerian Navy, Lt.-Cdr Olumide Adewale, has told the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission that he helped his former boss, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, to transport money, which was flown to Akure and later handed over to Abiodun ...
Obanikoro: How I moved election money for Ex-minister - Fmr. Aide-de CampPulse Nigeria
Obanikoro's aide: we took N1.2b to Fayose in EkitiThe Nation Newspaper

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Apathy greets Imo supplementary polls – Vanguard


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Apathy greets Imo supplementary polls
Vanguard
OWERRI—The top hierarchy of Imo State Police Command, including the Commissioner of Police, CP, Mr. Taiwo Lakanu, yesterday, stormed Isiala Mbano, Oru East and Ihitte Uboma local council areas of the state, to enforce peaceful election. INEC boss ...
Box snatching, fighting mar Imo North re-run pollDaily Trust
Imo North supplementary poll records low turnoutNigeria Today

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Ondo free food programme: Palliative or politicking? – Vanguard


Vanguard

Ondo free food programme: Palliative or politicking?
Vanguard
MIXED reactions seem to be trailing the recently launched Palliative (Eto Igbe-Ayo) programme by the state government where food stuffs are given to residents in the state for free. The food palliative programme, tagged Eto Igbe Ayo is conceptualized ...
Jonathan released N15 billion for Mimiko's re-election, APC allegesThe Nation Newspaper
Ondo gov'ship aspirant flays Mimiko on economyDaily Trust
Ondo 2016: PDP failed to maximise state resources – Guber AspirantNigerian Observer

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Ondo free food programme: Palliative or politicking? – Vanguard


Vanguard

Ondo free food programme: Palliative or politicking?
Vanguard
MIXED reactions seem to be trailing the recently launched Palliative (Eto Igbe-Ayo) programme by the state government where food stuffs are given to residents in the state for free. The food palliative programme, tagged Eto Igbe Ayo is conceptualized ...
Jonathan released N15 billion for Mimiko's re-election, APC allegesThe Nation Newspaper
If I stop talking, Nigerians will suffer – Fayose boastsDaily Post Nigeria

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Police officer, son killed by cultists in Makurdi – Vanguard


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Police officer, son killed by cultists in Makurdi
Vanguard
MAKURDI—A retired police Assistant Superintendent of Police, Daniel Akogwu, and his teenage son, Oche, were reportedly shot dead by a gang of cultists in Makurdi, the Benue State capital in the early hours of yesterday. Vanguard learned from an ...

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Gov. Bindow flags off construction of 40 years neglected road – The Eagle Online


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Gov. Bindow flags off construction of 40 years neglected road
The Eagle Online
The Governor of Adamawa State, Senator Mohammadu Umaru Jibrilla Bindow, has flagged off the construction of a road that takes off from Jippu Jam Roundabout to Yolde Pate in Yola town, which has been neglected for over forty years. According to Bindow ...
Adamawa: Jibrilla signs LG tenure reduction bill into lawDaily Post Nigeria
Kumuyi's Visit To Adamawa Brought Great Change, Says Gov. BindowInformation Nigeria
Adamawa: Gov. Bindow signs LG council tenure reduction bill into lawTODAY.ng

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Kaduna State Government dismisses three directors, others over land, Hajj scandal – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Kaduna State Government dismisses three directors, others over land, Hajj scandal
Daily Post Nigeria
Kaduna State government has dismissed three directors with the Kaduna State Urban Planning and Development Agency (KASUPDA), and two others from Kaduna State Geographic Information Service,(KADGIS), for abusing the revised Millennium City ...
Alleged Corruption: Kaduna Govt. Sacks Three Directors, OthersCHANNELS TELEVISION

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Attack on UNIJOS VC’s residence: One person killed, policeman injured; suspects escape with rifle – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Attack on UNIJOS VC's residence: One person killed, policeman injured; suspects escape with rifle
Daily Post Nigeria
Unknown gunmen on Wednesday night invaded the residence of the new Vice-Chancellor of University of Jos , Prof Sebastian Maimako, which led to the death of a private security guard, as a policeman attached to him was injured. DAILY POST gathered that ...
Gunmen raid UniJos VC's home, kill guardPremium Times
Gunmen storm UniJos VC's home, kill oneVanguard
UniJos: Assailants kill guard, injure policeman after attacking VC's residencePulse Nigeria
Nigeria Today -News24 Nigeria -The Eagle Online -The Punch
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Buhari congratulates Father Mbaka on 21st anniversary of priestly ordination – Vanguard


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Buhari congratulates Father Mbaka on 21st anniversary of priestly ordination
Vanguard
Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Rev. Father Ejike Mbaka, Director of Adoration Ministry, on the 21st anniversary of his ordination to priesthood in the Catholic Church, slated for Friday. Mbaka-Buhari. This is contained in a ...
Buhari praises Father Mbaka, lauds catholic priest's steadfastnessPremium Times
Read President Buhari's powerful message to Father MbakaNAIJ.COM
Buhari greets Mbaka at priesthood anniversaryThe Nation Newspaper
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Protesters accuse Buhari of nepotism, illegal recruitment – News24 Nigeria


News24 Nigeria

Protesters accuse Buhari of nepotism, illegal recruitment
News24 Nigeria
Abuja - Some aggrieved Nigerians on Wednesday protested alleged illegal recruitment and nepotism in some government agencies, questioning the anti-corruption effort of President Muhammadu Buhari, Premium Times reports. The protesters – including ...
Civil society group accuses Buhari of nepotism, illegal recruitmentDaily Post Nigeria
This shows that you are corrupt: Protesters lash out at Buhari in AbujaNAIJ.COM
Civil society groups accuse Buhari's govt of illegal recruitmentTV360
TODAY.ng -SaharaReporters.com
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Journalists urged to be cautious in reporting Security Issues – TV360


TV360

Journalists urged to be cautious in reporting Security Issues
TV360
Nigeria's Chief of Defence Staff has urged Media practitioners in the country to be responsive and professional in their reportage of sensitive security issues. General Abayomi Olonisakin said this will help immensely to bring sustainable peace and ...
Defence Chief Advocates Stronger Military And Media SynergyCHANNELS TELEVISION
CDS Tasks Participants Of Course 24 National Defence College On Pragmatic LeadershipNTA News

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Sultan asks for more international support in war against corruption – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Sultan asks for more international support in war against corruption
Daily Post Nigeria
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa'ad Abubakar III, yesterday called for more international support for the fight against corruption being waged by President Muhammadu Buhari. He made this solicitation while speaking with top United States officials at ...
Anti-graft war: Sultan comes for BuhariNAIJ.COM
Sultan lashes politicians for sharing $15billion arms cashThe Nation Newspaper

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Nigeria: FG Deports Three Koreans for Immigration Related Offences – AllAfrica.com


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Nigeria: FG Deports Three Koreans for Immigration Related Offences
AllAfrica.com
The federal government has deported three Koreans for various immigrations offences, according to a statement issued by the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS). The statement said on July 20, 2016 NIS deported the three Koreans namely, Lee Yoo Song, ...
Nigeria deports 3 Koreans for expatriate quota abuseVanguard
Nigeria deports three South KoreansPremium Times
3 South Koreans Deported From NigeriaBuzzNigeria.com
Daily Post Nigeria -The News -TheCable -The Eagle Online
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DSS arrest 10 suspected kidnappers in army camouflage uniforms in Kogi – Vanguard


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DSS arrest 10 suspected kidnappers in army camouflage uniforms in Kogi
Vanguard
The Department of State Services (DSS), Kogi Command, says it has arrested 10 suspected kidnappers in the last six weeks where it recovered items which include three pairs of army camouflage uniforms in its bid to eliminate kidnapping in the state.
In Kogi: DSS arrest 10 suspected kidnappersPulse Nigeria
SSS Parades Suspected Kidnappers In Kogi StateCHANNELS TELEVISION
SSS arrests 10 kidnap suspects in Kogi; 4 in military uniformPremium Times
The News -NAIJ.COM -Naija247news -TODAY.ng
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2016 Budget padding has rubbished Buhari’s anti- corruption fight – Afenifere – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

2016 Budget padding has rubbished Buhari's anti- corruption fight – Afenifere
Daily Post Nigeria
buhariPan Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere has criticized some members of the National Assembly over the alleged padding of the 2016 budget currently rocking the Green Chambers. In a communiqué issued in Akure, the Ondo State capital, yesterday, ...
Afenifere to Buhari: Reopen Abiola, Kudirat, Rewane, murder investigationsPremium Times
Nigeria: Resort to Self-Defence, Afenifere Tells YorubaAllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Afenifere wants FG to stop bailouts to states, probe National AssemblyWorldStage
The Nation Newspaper -NgEX
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MasterwebNews 28/7/16 – Tinubu: The Near Feminization Of Melaye – Nigeria Master Web


Nigeria Master Web

MasterwebNews 28/7/16 - Tinubu: The Near Feminization Of Melaye
Nigeria Master Web
... [ Masterweb Reports: Odimegwu Onwumere reports ] - Senator Dino Melaye, the lawmaker representing Kogi West senatorial district and Senator Oluremi Tinubu, the Senator representing Lagos Central Senatorial District in the National Assembly, ...
Attack on Tinubu: Melaye admitted to be a rapist, should be charged to court - Traditional rulerDaily Post Nigeria
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This shows that you are corrupt: Protesters lash out at Buhari in Abuja – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

This shows that you are corrupt: Protesters lash out at Buhari in Abuja
NAIJ.COM
Nigerians from various civil society groups took to the street in Abuja to protest against President Muhammadu Buhari over his supposed war on corruption. Premium Times reports that the protest took place in Abuja on Wednesday, July 27 at the office of ...
Civil society group accuses Buhari of nepotism, illegal recruitmentDaily Post Nigeria
Civil society groups accuse Buhari's govt of illegal recruitmentTV360
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Man arraigned for abducting, raping 7-year-old girl in Lagos – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Man arraigned for abducting, raping 7-year-old girl in Lagos
Daily Post Nigeria
The Lagos State Police Command have arrested a trader identified as Ikechukwu Alu at the FESTAC Town of the state for the alleged abduction and rape of a seven-year-old girl, whose name was given simply as Victoria. According to the Punch, Alu who ...
Wani mutumi yayi wa yarinya yar shekara 7 fyadeNAIJ.COM
Pervert: 25-yr-old man in the dock for raping 7-yr-old girlPulse Nigeria
7-year-old abducted, raped in LagosP.M. News
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“If budget padding happened during my administration…” Gowon tells Buhari what to do – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

“If budget padding happened during my administration…” Gowon tells Buhari what to do
NAIJ.COM
A former head of state, General Yakubu Gowon has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to deal with those guilty of budget padding to serve as a deterrent to others. The House of Representative has been rocked by controversy after allegation that the ...
Fix the economy now, Gowon tells BuhariVanguard
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APC Governors’ Meeting With Buhari Not On Saraki’s Trial – Bauchi Gov – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

APC Governors' Meeting With Buhari Not On Saraki's Trial – Bauchi Gov
Information Nigeria
APC GOVS MEET BUHARI Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State yesterday denied that a meeting of All Progressives Congress (APC) governors' with President Muhammadu Buhari had to do with the trial of Senate President Bukola Saraki.
Abiodun Israel: Nigeria's much needed unityDaily Post Nigeria
Government inefficiency and pains of NigeriansThe Nation Newspaper
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AGF, Attorneys-General of States meet on national policy on prosecution – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

AGF, Attorneys-General of States meet on national policy on prosecution
Daily Post Nigeria
The nation's Body of Attorneys-General will meet on Thursday to deliberate on the National Policy on Prosecution in the country. This is contained in a statement by Salihu Isah, the Special Adviser to the Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Mr ...
Anti-graft war: Body of A-Gs meets today to adopt national policy on prosecutionVanguard
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Senate screens additional 34 ambassadorial nominees – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Senate screens additional 34 ambassadorial nominees
Daily Post Nigeria
The Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs has screened 34 ambassadorial nominees out of 47 sent to the Senate by President Muhammadu Buhari for confirmation. The committee, which screened 15 nominees on Tuesday, screened additional 19 on ...
Senate screens more ambassadorial nomineesDaily Trust
Senate continues screening of ambassadorial nominees (Photos)NAIJ.COM
Senate Committee screens 34 ambassadorial nomineesVanguard
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Immunity can’t stop Fayose’s prosecution – Mrs Buhari – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Immunity can't stop Fayose's prosecution – Mrs Buhari
Daily Trust
The wife of the president, Hajia Aisha Buhari, has said that Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State cannot hide under the cover of immunity to avoid prosecution from several alleged criminal offences. Her position is contained in her statement of ...

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Chained 9-yr-old: Celestial Church wants pastor-father prosecuted – Vanguard


Vanguard

Chained 9-yr-old: Celestial Church wants pastor-father prosecuted
Vanguard
The Celestial Church of Christ, CCC, which ordained Francis Taiwo a pastor and deployed him to head one of its parishes in the Ado Odo/Ota Local Government Area of Ogun State, yesterday, issued a statement condemning the man's action concerning his ...
Nine-year-old boy chained by father handed over to Ogun govtPremium Times
Church where nine-year-old was chained sealed offNews24 Nigeria
Finally: See what community did to Celestial church where Korede Taiwo was chained (photos)NAIJ.COM
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No hawking, no trading, Lagos bans street selling – Daily Times


Daily Times

No hawking, no trading, Lagos bans street selling
Daily Times
On a good day, she reckons she can earn about 5,000 naira ($16, 15 euros) hawking them to pedestrians and motorists stuck in the traffic jams that plague Nigeria's biggest city. But the governor of Lagos state, Akinwunmi Ambode, is getting tough on ...
LASG refutes health challenges report among teacherVanguard
Lagos, Niger strategise on food security, employmentNigeria Today
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Don’t blame INEC over inconclusive elections – Akeredolu – The Punch


The Punch

Don't blame INEC over inconclusive elections – Akeredolu
The Punch
A former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Rotimi Akeredolu, has said the political class and not the Independent National Electoral Commission should be blamed for inconclusive elections in the country. Akeredolu, who is an All Progressives ...
Politicians behind inconclusive polls, says AkeredoluThe Nation Newspaper
Akeredolu Backs INEC on Inconclusive ElectionNigeria Today
Ondo 2016: Ariyomo galvanizes APC youthsThe Eagle Online
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Keshi’s burial rites begin today – Vanguard


Vanguard

Keshi's burial rites begin today
Vanguard
THE final journey of Nigeria football legend Stephen Okechukwu Keshi will begin in Benin City, Edo State today. On Wednesday, the Nigeria Football Federation confirmed that the final rites would now be confined to Edo and Delta States. Keshi. The NFF ...
Keshi's final home journey begins todayNigeria Today

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LAGOS INVASION: Militants regroup, engage soldiers, police in gun battle – Vanguard


Vanguard

LAGOS INVASION: Militants regroup, engage soldiers, police in gun battle
Vanguard
Sounds of sporadic shots by gunmen suspected to be Niger Delta militants, continued yesterday at the Ewedogbon end of Totowu. police. They were said to have fired for several hours without coming out of the creeks. But no life was lost. Unconfirmed ...
Nigeria: Five Arrested, Six Policemen Injured As Shooting Continues in Igando CommunityAllAfrica.com
Second day of shootout between militants and police in LagosNAIJ.COM
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Buhari has no economic policy – Mohammed – Vanguard


Vanguard

Buhari has no economic policy – Mohammed
Vanguard
LAGOS — SOME eminent Nigerians and employers of labour, yesterday, disagreed with Information Minister, Alhaji Lai Mohammed over President Muhammadu Buhari's economic policy. While the Information Minister said, yesterday, that President Buhari's ...
A new vistaThe Nation Newspaper
Time ticks for Buhari administrationNigeria Today
Junaid's Jeremiads, Buhari's Burden, By Okey NdibeNaija247news

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Bayelsa govt denies receiving N19bn from FAAC – Vanguard


Bayelsa govt denies receiving N19bn from FAAC
Vanguard
YENAGOA—Bayelsa State Government has denied rumours that it got N19 billion from the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee, FAAC for the month of July. The state Commissioner for Information, Jonathan Obuebite, in a statement in Yenagoa, ...
FAAC: Oyo, Lagos, others shared N76,349b in May'The Nation Newspaper
Bayelsa govt denies receiving N19b July allocationTODAY.ng
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Channels tv boss, John Momoh emerges BON chairman – Vanguard


Vanguard

Channels tv boss, John Momoh emerges BON chairman
Vanguard
Chairman of Channels Television. Mr. John Momoh, on Wednesday, emerged the Chairman of the Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria. He was elected at the annual delegate conference held in Abuja. John-Momoh. The Channels boss polled 51 votes ...
John Momoh elected BON ChairmanNaija247news
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Breaking: Asari Dokubo’s first wife, Zainab is dead – Vanguard


Vanguard

Breaking: Asari Dokubo's first wife, Zainab is dead
Vanguard
Alhaji Ishaq Kunle Sanni, chairman Oyo state Muslim community, who confirmed the death in a statement said Zainab was already a Muslim years before she married Dokubo. He recalled that Zainab, who lived in Ibadan had to relocate to Yenagoa, capital of ...
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PDP anti-worker, says Oshiomhole – The News


The News

PDP anti-worker, says Oshiomhole
The News
Governor Adams Oshiomhole addresses a rally of the All Progressives Congress (APC) during its gubernatorial campaign at Okada, Ovia North East Local Government Area, on Wednesday. Governor Adams Oshiomhole says the Peoples Cemocratic Party is ...
Ghost Workers: Oshiomhole urges Labour to unmask perpetratorsNigerian Observer
Oshiomhole Spent N14Billion On Website – Omo-OjoInformation Nigeria
Edo PDP Denied Access to Campaign GroundNigeria Today
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Don’t use force on Niger Delta militants – Dickson begs Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Don't use force on Niger Delta militants – Dickson begs Buhari
Daily Post Nigeria
Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson has advised President Muhammadu Buhari against using force on the Niger Delta militants. Dickson opined that dialogue remained the best way to stop the groups from bombing oil and gas installations in the area.
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See the PDP governor that visited President Buhari on Wednesday (photos)NAIJ.COM
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Tension as South Africa did THIS to Nigerian businessman – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Tension as South Africa did THIS to Nigerian businessman
NAIJ.COM
The Nigerian Union in South Africa has confirmed that a businessman from Imo state, Nigeria was beaten to death in the country. The businessman was reportedly killed in the Limpopo Province of South Africa on Tuesday, July 26 around 8.00pm. The Union ...
Nigerian businessman killed in South AfricaVanguard
Another Nigerian murdered in South Africa – the 15th in 2016TheCable
African leaders have no solutions to African problemsNigeria Today
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Why I was suspended – Benue lawmaker – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Why I was suspended – Benue lawmaker
The Eagle Online
A member of the Benue State House of Assembly, Kester Kyenge, recently suspended from the legislature, has said he will challenge his suspension in court. Kyenge, representing Logo State Constituency, told newsmen in Abuja on Wednesday that he was ...
Commotion as APC, PDP youths invade House of AssemblyNAIJ.COM
Benue Assembly probes multiple taxationThe Nation Newspaper
Security Operatives, Youths Take Over Benue AssemblyInformation Nigeria
Nigerian Bulletin -TODAY.ng
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PDP zones 21 positions, releases full list – News24 Nigeria


TODAY.ng

PDP zones 21 positions, releases full list
News24 Nigeria
Abuja - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Zoning Committee, on Tuesday in Abuja, released the zoning arrangements of the 21 available positions between the North and the South. The report was presented by Gov. Dave Umahi, who headed the Zoning ...
PDP zones 2019 presidency to NorthYNaija
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Economic crunch: FG should merge institutions to trim down cost of governance – Obasanjo – Naija247news


Naija247news

Economic crunch: FG should merge institutions to trim down cost of governance – Obasanjo
Naija247news
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has given insight into what the governments should do to overcome the prevailing economic hardship buffeting the country. Obasanjo said when “times are hard” such as the one the nation contends with today, ...
Obasanjo urges Nigerian Government to be cautious with economyTV360
Obasanjo counsels govs to merge MDAs to reduce costVanguard
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Prophet Taiwo must be prosecuted – Celestial Church officially reacts to chaining of 9-year-old boy – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Prophet Taiwo must be prosecuted - Celestial Church officially reacts to chaining of 9-year-old boy
Daily Post Nigeria
Celestial Church Of Christ, Worldwide, under the leadership of His Eminence, Pastor Mobiyina Oshoffa, has issued an official statement condemning the dastardly act of one of its members, Prophet Francis Taiwo, who chained and tortured his 9-year-old son.
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Lagos to shut unregistered private school in 2 weeks – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Lagos to shut unregistered private school in 2 weeks
Daily Post Nigeria
Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr. Idiat Adebule, on Tuesday directed owners of private schools in the state to register with the state's Ministry of Education within two weeks or face sanction. Adebule, who gave the two-week ultimatum while briefing ...
Lagos issues 2-week ultimatum to private schools to registerVanguard
In Lagos: 10 teachers die every monthPulse Nigeria
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Nigeria has shown political will to move tourism forward – UN Agency – Vanguard


Leadership Newspapers

Nigeria has shown political will to move tourism forward – UN Agency
Vanguard
The Secretary-General of the UN World Tourism Agency (UNWTO), Mr. Taleb Rifai, has hailed the demonstration of political will by the Nigerian government to move tourism forward in the country. ”There is the existence of political will and we can feel ...
Tourism for Peace: UN Plans Int'l Confab in MaiduguriNigerian Observer

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Davido: I plan to send people to school every year – TheCable


TheCable

Davido: I plan to send people to school every year
TheCable
Davido Adeleke, Nigerian singer better known as Davido, has announced his intention to start a yearly scholarship for the less privileged. The artiste, whose father is a billionaire, made this known on Tuesday, in a post on his Instagram page. “I plan ...
Davido Announces His Scholarship Programme for University StudentsNaija247news
Home Celebrity Entertainment Roundup: Davido to launch scholarship program | Adekunle Gold considering legal...YNaija

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REVEALED! How Buhari’s presidency will energise the economy – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

REVEALED! How Buhari's presidency will energise the economy
NAIJ.COM
The N500B Social Investment programmes of the Buhari presidency is a means to energize the economy and deal with issues of poverty in the country, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. Speaking while receiving a delegation of the Muslim ...
Nigeria: Osinbajo Raises Hope On EconomyAllAfrica.com
Look Beyond Your Suffering, Buhari's Emergence Is God's Will – VP OsinbajoThe Whistler
N500bn Social Investment Programmes Will Energise The Economy- OsinbajoInformation Nigeria
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Kogi Governorship Seat: Court of Appeal reserves judgment – Nigerian Observer


Nigerian Observer

Kogi Governorship Seat: Court of Appeal reserves judgment
Nigerian Observer
Abuja – The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Tuesday reserved judgment in the appeals challenging the election of Yahaya Bello of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as governor of Kogi. Rep. James Faleke of the (APC) and former governor Idris Wada of the ...
A'court reserves judgment in Kogi gov poll petitionThe Punch
Embattled Faleke exposes Governor Yahaya Bello again (photos)NAIJ.COM
Appeal Court reserves judgment in Kogi governorship disputeThe Nation Newspaper
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UNILAG announces pre-admission registration, screening – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

UNILAG announces pre-admission registration, screening
Daily Post Nigeria
The University of Lagos, UNILAG, has announced online registration for the Screening Exercise for Admission into all courses and programmes for the 2016/2017 academic session. The exercise will begin on August 3, 2016 and close on August 24.
JAMB 2016 Admissions: Why candidates, parents and guardians are deeply worriedFINANCIAL WATCH (press release) (blog)
Why Post-UTME test should not be cancelledNigeria Today
UNILAG opens registration for post-UTME screeningVanguard
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Abuse of power in Zamfara – Vanguard


Vanguard

Abuse of power in Zamfara
Vanguard
On Wednesday July 20, 2016, operatives of the Directorate of State Services (DSS) reportedly swooped on the Speaker of the Zamfara State House of Assembly, Sanusi Rikiji; his Deputy, Muhammad Gumi and other principal officers of the House and hauled ...
Running a state from a planeDaily Trust
Speakers' forum warns Governors against interferenceNigeria Today

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Kwara govt releases N1.2bn for teachers’ salaries – Vanguard


Vanguard

Kwara govt releases N1.2bn for teachers' salaries
Vanguard
ILORIN—Kwara State Government has released N1.2 billion for the payment of teachers' salaries, even as Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed approved a five-man panel of enquiry to probe alleged irregular mass recruitment in the state Teaching Service ...
Gov Ahmed assures Kwara LG workers on salariesNaija247news
In Kwara: Governor Ahmed assures workers of prompt payment of SalaryPulse Nigeria
Ahmed releases N1b for teachers' salaryThe Nation Newspaper
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Embattled Kogi Speaker resigns – Vanguard


Vanguard

Embattled Kogi Speaker resigns
Vanguard
LOKOJA—THE protracted leadership crisis rocking Kogi State House of Assembly, which started in November 2015, was yesterday resolved with the resignation of the embattled Speaker, Alhaji Momoh-Jimoh Lawal of the G-15 group, paving way for election ...
Imam emerges new Kogi Speaker, as Momoh-Lawal resignsP.M. News
Nigeria: Kogi Assembly Speaker Resigns, Imam Takes ChargeAllAfrica.com
Kogi Speaker ResignsNigeria Today

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Nigeria’s third Mahdi and the last of the Amalekite kings – Vanguard


Financial Times

Nigeria's third Mahdi and the last of the Amalekite kings
Vanguard
Forgive me for my curious silence over the last few months but this was due to circumstances beyond my control. As you know I was locked up in President Buhari's gulag and I was not allowed to write from there. Needless to say I missed all my readers.
Recession: Let's get seriousThe Punch
MarketsNo let up for the Nigerian nairaFinancial Times
Our Girls; The rats of politics Vs Nigeria and 'Dr' Buhari; Stealing Money is Murder; StressThe Nation Newspaper
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Embattled Kogi Speaker resigns – Vanguard


Vanguard

Embattled Kogi Speaker resigns
Vanguard
LOKOJA—THE protracted leadership crisis rocking Kogi State House of Assembly, which started in November 2015, was yesterday resolved with the resignation of the embattled Speaker, Alhaji Momoh-Jimoh Lawal of the G-15 group, paving way for election ...

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Revealed: NASS padded 2016 budget with N481bn – Vanguard


Vanguard

Revealed: NASS padded 2016 budget with N481bn
Vanguard
ABUJA—Despite strident denials by top officials of the National Assembly, it has been discovered that the legislators padded the 2016 budget to the tune of N481 billion. Documents obtained by Vanguard showed that apart from padding the budget with the ...
Dogara fights back; House accuses ex-Appropriation chair, Jibrin, of budget fraudPremium Times
The lawmaker whistleblower: What is Jibrin up to?P.M. News
This is what House of Representatives plans to do about budget paddingNAIJ.COM
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I am pleased to complete, commission Abuja-Kaduna rail – Buhari – Vanguard


Vanguard

I am pleased to complete, commission Abuja-Kaduna rail – Buhari
Vanguard
ABUJA—President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed delight that train services were back in Nigeria as was the case in the 80s. The President, who spoke while commissioning Abuja-Kaduna rail track, which also coincided with the flagging off of ...
Buhari hails “Chief Amaechi” for Abuja railway completionPremium Times
Buhari inaugurates Abuja – Kaduna standard gauge train serviceThe Nation Newspaper
Ben Bruce reacts to Buhari's commissioning of GEJ's rail projectNAIJ.COM
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Appeal Court overrules High Court over Giwa – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Appeal Court overrules High Court over Giwa
The Nation Newspaper
The Court of Appeal sitting in Jos has dismissed the judgment of the Federal High Court Jos which pronounced Mr. Chris Giwa as the authentic President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). In a judgement delivered by Hon Justice Joseph Tur at the ...
Court of Appeal verdictNigeria Football Federation
Appeal Court dismisses Giwa's suit against NFFThe Punch
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Civilian JTF should be used against militants in the Niger Delta – Group – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Civilian JTF should be used against militants in the Niger Delta - Group
NAIJ.COM
A group, the Global Foundation (GEF) has said that the same approach used in combating the dreaded Boko Haram terrorists in the North eastern part of Nigeria should be adopted in the Niger Delta region. Speaking in Abuja on Tuesday, July 26, the ...
Don commends Buhari over absorption of Civilian JTF into ArmyVanguard
Presidential panel establishes Boko Haram ties with Al-QaedaPremium Times
Nigerian Military: 'We Have Dealt with Boko Haram'Breitbart News
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Oyo workers call off strike, to receive 2 months salaries – The News


The News

Oyo workers call off strike, to receive 2 months salaries
The News
The Oyo chapter of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC called off its seven weeks old strike on Tuesday following the agreement it reached with the State Government. NLC Vice President Comrade Solomon Adelegan disclosed this to journalists in Ibadan.
Labour finally calls off strike in Oyo, workers to receive January salaryYNaija
Oyo Workers suspend strikeThe Nation Newspaper
Labour lauds 'friendly govs'Vanguard
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2 lives lost in tanker fire incident in Lagos – News24 Nigeria


News24 Nigeria

2 lives lost in tanker fire incident in Lagos
News24 Nigeria
Lagos - No fewer than two persons died in a fire outbreak caused by a fuel tanker which fell at the Ijesha axis of the Apapa-Oshodi Expressway on Monday evening in Lagos. The Director of the Lagos State Fire Service, Rasaq Fadipe, confirmed the ...
Nigeria: Three Feared Dead As Tankers Explode in LagosAllAfrica.com
Ambode and the Mile 12 trafficThe Punch
Nigeria petrol tanker fire causes mayhemNews24
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National Convention: ‘Dokpesi’s Chairmanship will help PDP take over power in 2019′ – Vanguard


Vanguard

National Convention: 'Dokpesi's Chairmanship will help PDP take over power in 2019'
Vanguard
ABUJA- AHEAD of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, national convention on August 17, 2016 in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, youths in the party under the auspices of Concerned PDP Youth Network, CPYN, have thrown their support for High Chief Raymond ...
Dokpesi exposes 'well-kept' secret of Ali Modu Sheriff, it's shockingNAIJ.COM
Dokpesi: Ex-AIT boss says Ali Modu Sheriff was sacked because of Boko Haram's linksPulse Nigeria
PDP Chairmanship: Sheriff was sacked because of his links with Boko Haram – DokpesiDaily Post Nigeria
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National Assembly crisis: APC governors wade in – Vanguard


Vanguard

National Assembly crisis: APC governors wade in
Vanguard
ABUJA-In a bid to find lasting solution to the lingering crisis in the National Assembly affecting most especially the leadership of the two chambers: the senate and the House of Representatives, governors elected on the platform of the ruling All ...
7 State Governors Giving President Buhari HeadacheNigerian Bulletin

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CAC Church members assaults pastor in Lagos – Naija247news


Naija247news

CAC Church members assaults pastor in Lagos
Naija247news
Members of Christ Apostolic Church in Abule-Ijesha, Yaba , Lagos State, gave Shawn Michael and Triple H a run for their money after Sunday service was disrupted and they threw out their pastor, Pastor Michael Oni. The normal program had started with ...

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Okonjo-Iweala proves APC may fail again, read what she said – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Okonjo-Iweala proves APC may fail again, read what she said
NAIJ.COM
The much-talked about diversification of the Nigerian economy by President Muhammadu Buhari may just be a farce judging by comments linked to former finance minister, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. President ...
Economic diversification can't happen in four years – Okonjo-IwealaDaily Post Nigeria

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Kofi Olomide Arrested, Charged to Court in Congo & Reportedly Sentenced to One Year in Jail for Assault – Bella Naija


Bella Naija

Kofi Olomide Arrested, Charged to Court in Congo & Reportedly Sentenced to One Year in Jail for Assault
Bella Naija
Reports say he was arrested at his home following his assault on a lady at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Kenya over the weekend; an incident that led to his deportation from the country. The show at Zambia's Agricultural And Commercial ...

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Kidnappers of Lagos RCCG pastor demand N100m ransom – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Kidnappers of Lagos RCCG pastor demand N100m ransom
Daily Post Nigeria
Abductors of a pastor of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, in Ikorodu, Lagos state have demanded the payment of ransom. The abductors on Tuesday requested the family of the pastor, Olukayode Bajomo, to pay N100 million ransom.
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CAC congregants fight, throw out pastor over disbursement of church's fundsVanguard
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Nigeria: Cost of Corruption – Naija247news


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Nigeria: Cost of Corruption
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It is no longer news that corruption has increased astronomically in recent years in Nigeria. A skeletal scan through the pages of several newspapers now depict cases of persons fraudulently diverting public funds, former public holders standing trials ...
Documents exposing massive budget fraud indicate corruption within President Buhari's campVentures Africa
Okonjo-Iweala proves APC may fail again, read what she saidNAIJ.COM
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Economic diversification can’t happen in four years – Okonjo-Iweala – Daily Post Nigeria


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Economic diversification can't happen in four years – Okonjo-Iweala
Daily Post Nigeria
Nigeria's former Finance minister and senior adviser of Lazard, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has stated that the diversification of an economy cannot take place within four years, noting that Africans are lazy in the way they talk about diversification ...

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Unbelievable : How kogi lost 213 Billion, read details – NAIJ.COM


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Unbelievable : How kogi lost 213 Billion, read details
NAIJ.COM
The Kogi state auditor general, Alhaji Yusufu Okala, has said that the state lost a colossal amount of money, approximately N213,034,857,280.44, to a category of entities he called “Ghost workers/unintended beneficiaries.” The auditor stated this when ...
Kogi loses N213bn to ghost workersVanguard
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EFCC arrests APC leader for doing this during his time at PDP! – NAIJ.COM


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EFCC arrests APC leader for doing this during his time at PDP!
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Chief Chibudom Nwuche, a former deputy speaker of the House of Representatives has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for an alleged N5.6billion contract scam. According to a report on The Punch, Nwuche was ...
Chibudom Nwuche: EFCC arrests former House of Reps Deputy Speaker over N5.6bn fraudPulse Nigeria
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Saraki: Football administrators should learn to accept defeat – The Eagle Online


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Saraki: Football administrators should learn to accept defeat
The Eagle Online
The President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Monday admonished football administrators to learn to accept defeat in the interest of the immediate environment and larger society. Saraki equally urged them not to engage in ...
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Shi’ites demand release of Zakzaky – Daily Trust


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Shi'ites demand release of Zakzaky
Daily Trust
Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, also known as Shi'ites, have demanded the immediate release of its detained leader, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, for medical attention. Addressing a press conference yesterday in Kaduna, the Coordinator of the ...
Zakzaky, wife suffer life threatening injuries – IMNPremium Times
Shocking: Shiites leader El-Zakzaky is dying in detention?NAIJ.COM
Shi'ites fear for El-Zakzaky's healthThe Nation Newspaper
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Senate Leader, Ndume, dismisses impeachment plans against Buhari – Vanguard


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Senate Leader, Ndume, dismisses impeachment plans against Buhari
Vanguard
ABUJA— Senate Leader, Ali Ndume, yesterday, dismissed impeachment plot against President Muhammadu Buhari by the Senate, saying the Upper Chambers alone cannot remove the President. Sen. Ndume. Ndume, who stated this in an interview with ...
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