Monthly Archives: September 2016

Government Officials Lobbying For Funds Are Mad – Osinbajo – The Whistler


The Whistler

Government Officials Lobbying For Funds Are Mad - Osinbajo
The Whistler
Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday said any government official occupying a public office, who is only interested in making money for himself is mad. According to a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, the Vice ...

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Tragedy: Gunmen murder man, 2 sons shot death, wife, daughters injured – Pulse Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Tragedy: Gunmen murder man, 2 sons shot death, wife, daughters injured
Pulse Nigeria
A man was murdered alongside his two young sons when gunmen attacked his home shooting his whole family. Published: 16.30; Isaac Dachen. Print; eMail · Lagos PPRO, SP Dolapo Badmos play. Lagos PPRO, SP Dolapo Badmos. (Metrowatch) ...
Bloodbath in Lagos as gunmen kill man, his two sonsDaily Post Nigeria
Lagos gunmen slay man and his sons, injure wifeNews24 Nigeria
Nigeria: Unknown Gunmen Murders Family of Six in LagosAllAfrica.com
BuzzNigeria.com -YNaija -The Eagle Online -National Mirror
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PANIC! Polish woman convicted in Nigeria, awaits sentence (photo) – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

PANIC! Polish woman convicted in Nigeria, awaits sentence (photo)
NAIJ.COM
A Polish woman, Dora Gilmaska, is to be sentenced by a Nigerian court presided over by Justice Abubakar Umar after she was convicted of issuing dud cheque. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. Dora Gilmaska was found guilty of issuing dud cheque.
International Crook: Polish woman found guilty of N9million fraudPulse Nigeria
Court convicts Polish woman for N9m fraudVanguard
Polish woman convicted of N9million fraud in Abuja [PHOTO]Daily Post Nigeria
The Punch
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Nigerian police arrests Ghanaian for kidnapping sister’s daughter (photo) – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Nigerian police arrests Ghanaian for kidnapping sister's daughter (photo)
NAIJ.COM
Operatives of the Lagos state police command have apprehended a Ghanaian identified as Enyolam Believe, for allegedly conniving with her friend, Agatha Aigbomiam to kidnap her sister's daughter in Lagos. According to the Punch, the 43-year old woman ...
Why I kidnapped my sister's child - SuspectDaily Post Nigeria
Aunt From Hell: Woman kidnaps sister's daughter for ransom of N30KPulse Nigeria
Woman kidnaps friend's daughter for N30,000Vanguard

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Collect certificates before Oct. 21 or pay N15,000, LASU tells graduates – Vanguard


Vanguard

Collect certificates before Oct. 21 or pay N15,000, LASU tells graduates
Vanguard
The Lagos State University (LASU) said on Friday that 24, 734 certificates of graduates who left the institution over the last 10 years were lying uncollected at its registry. Mr Adekoya Martins, Acting Head, Centre for Information, Press and Public ...

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2016 Hajj: 22 Nigerian pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

2016 Hajj: 22 Nigerian pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia
Daily Trust
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) says 22 Nigerians have died during this year's pilgrimage. Dr Ibrahim Kana, Head, National Medical Team, disclosed this at a meeting between NAHCON delegation and members of the Bangladesh Hajj ...
22 Nigerians die in Saudi ArabiaNews24 Nigeria
NAHCON to refund pilgrims for services not renderedThe Eagle Online
Hajj: NAHCON says death toll of Nigerians hit 22Daily Post Nigeria
Vanguard -National Mirror
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FG Has So Far Spent N73bn On Road Projects Nationwide, Says Fashola – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

FG Has So Far Spent N73bn On Road Projects Nationwide, Says Fashola
Information Nigeria
fashola-road-project-inspection The Federal Government has so far spent N73 billion on road projects across the country, this is according to the Minister for Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola (SAN). Mr. Fashola disclosed this at the 22nd ...

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Anenih, Ikimi, Igbinedion, Dokpesi, others have been retired finally – Oshiomhole – Vanguard


Vanguard

Anenih, Ikimi, Igbinedion, Dokpesi, others have been retired finally – Oshiomhole
Vanguard
BEIN CITY-GOVERNOR Adams Oshiomhole of Edo state and the governor elect of the state, Godwin Obaseki with thousands of supporter of the party, embarked on a road show in the streets of the Benin City yesterday to celebrate the election victory, with ...
Edo: Anenih, Ikimi, Igbinedion, Dokpesi, Finished Politically – OshiomholeThe Streetjournal
Oshiomhole: Governor makes jest of Dokpesi, Igbinedion and IkimiPulse Nigeria

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UNILAG shut down as students protest ‘unjust rustification’ of ULSU members – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

UNILAG shut down as students protest 'unjust rustification' of ULSU members
Daily Post Nigeria
The authorities of the University of Lagos, UNILAG, Akoka, have shut down activities at the institution's main campus, Akoka due to a protest by students. The National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, and its Joint Campus Committee affiliate ...
UNILAG: Why power supply on campus has declinedTheCable
Nigeria: Protesting Students Bring Unilag to a HaltAllAfrica.com
It doesn't make sense how easily UNILAG's VC shuts down the institutionYNaija
News24 Nigeria -africanews -TODAY.ng -SaharaReporters.com
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You are mad! Osinbajo has a message for some government officials – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

You are mad! Osinbajo has a message for some government officials
NAIJ.COM
Professor Yemi Osinbajo has described as mad any official who is in government solely to accumulate wealth. The Punch reports that the vice president made this comment while receiving a delegation of Christian Ministers Welfare Initiative also known as ...
“I want to see a great Nigeria”, Buhari tells OsinbajoPremium Times
Buhari will do everything to make Nigeria great – OsinbajoVanguard
Buhari fighting hard to recover loots — OsinbajoDaily Trust
Daily Post Nigeria -The Punch -Pulse Nigeria -Obiaks News
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PDP Crisis: Justice Abang Adjourns Suit Sine Die – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

PDP Crisis: Justice Abang Adjourns Suit Sine Die
Leadership Newspapers
Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has adjourned indefinitely the suit on the leadership crisis in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The court adjourned the case indefinitely to allow the Court of Appeal hear and enter its ...
PDP leadership tussle: My hands are tied – Justice Okon AbangNAIJ.COM
Suit on PDP convention adjourned indefinitelyDaily Trust
PDP Crisis: Justice Abang Adjourns Suit IndefinitelyThe Whistler
Premium Times -Naija247news -The Streetjournal
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Ohaneze Ndigbo serve Fulani herdsmen quit notice; send strong message to Buhari – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Ohaneze Ndigbo serve Fulani herdsmen quit notice; send strong message to Buhari
NAIJ.COM
The apex Igbo group, Ohaneze Ndigbo has send a message to President Muhammadu Buhari expressing their displeasure at the activities of Fulani herdsmen in the south east region sending a signal that they're not welcome anymore. Herdsmen have been ...
Igbo Day: Ohanaeze serves herdsmen quit noticeVanguard
Nigeria: Ohaneze Raises the Alarm Over Fresh Herdsmen Attacks in South EastAllAfrica.com
Ohanaeze Ndigbo demands Kanu's immediate release, faults FG on sale of assetsDaily Post Nigeria
Pulse Nigeria -The Punch -TODAY.ng
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Imo govt suspends school principals over alleged extortion – Vanguard


Vanguard

Imo govt suspends school principals over alleged extortion
Vanguard
Owerri—The Imo State Government has suspended some Secondary School principals in the state, for indulging in collection of illegal fees from parents. The Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Mrs Gertrude Ego Oduka stated this in a ...
Imo suspends 3 secondary school principalsDaily Trust

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4 ways Hon. Jibrin’s suspension explains the decaying Nigerian system – YNaija


YNaija

4 ways Hon. Jibrin's suspension explains the decaying Nigerian system
YNaija
News of the suspension of Hon. Abdulmumin Jibrin by the House of Representatives filtered through news sites yesterday, almost overshadowing the coverage of the Edo elections. The lawmaker who is at the centre of the budget padding allegation scandal ...

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PDP suspends chairman as deputy takes over – NAIJ.COM


Daily Post Nigeria

PDP suspends chairman as deputy takes over
NAIJ.COM
The State Executive Committee (SEC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Kogi state chapter on Thursday, September 29, suspended the state chairman of the party, Sam Uhuot, National Mirror reports. It was gathered that Uhuot's suspension came after ...
Kogi PDP in crisis as State Exco suspends ChairmanDaily Post Nigeria
Kogi PDP in crisis as Sec suspends ChairmanVanguard
Kogi PDP exco suspends chairmanThe Punch
National Mirror
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Without Buhari, we would be refugees by now – Segun Oni – Vanguard


Vanguard

Without Buhari, we would be refugees by now – Segun Oni
Vanguard
Engr. Segun Oni, former governor of Ekiti State and now Deputy national chairman (South) of the All Progressives Congress APC, in this interview, he speaks on the current economic recession among other issues. By Omeiza Ajayi. Some Nigerians have ...

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Dauski’ s absence stalls trial – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Dauski' s absence stalls trial
The Eagle Online
The absence of retired Colonel Sambo Dasuki, a former National Security Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, on Thursday stalled the hearing of the case in an FCT High Court. Dasuki; Bashir Yuguda, a former Minister of State for Finance; Attahiru ...
Dasuki N9.2b fraud trial fails to holdThe Nation Newspaper
Federal Government fails to produce Dasuki at resumed trialNigeria Today

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Buhari sends 6 names to Senate for confirmation as INEC commissioners – Vanguard


Vanguard

Buhari sends 6 names to Senate for confirmation as INEC commissioners
Vanguard
ABUJA — PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, sent six names to the Senate for screening and confirmation as national commissioners of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. The President also sent names of five persons for ...
Buhari appoints six new INEC commissionersNAIJ.COM
Buhari seeks Senate's nod on INEC, NPC commissionersDaily Trust
Buhari sends six INEC, five NPC Commissioners to Senate for confirmationTV360
The Nation Newspaper
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Ignoring calls for restructuring dangerous, Soludo tells Buhari – The Punch


The Punch

Ignoring calls for restructuring dangerous, Soludo tells Buhari
The Punch
A former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari not to ignore the growing call for fiscal federalism and the re-negotiation of Nigeria's unity. Soludo specifically warned that Buhari's ...
Soludo, others task Buhari on new constitutionDaily Trust
Soludo begs Buhari to release Nnamdi KanuNews24 Nigeria
Nnamdi Kanu: Soludo advices Buhari to release IPOB leaderPulse Nigeria
YNaija
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Buhari: President commiserates with family of former IG, Etim Inyang – Pulse Nigeria


The Nation Newspaper

Buhari: President commiserates with family of former IG, Etim Inyang
Pulse Nigeria
Buhari prayed that almighty God would grant the departed soul eternal rest and comfort his family. Published: 5 minutes ago; Pulse News Agency Local By NAN. Print; eMail · play · Edo Election Buhari congratulates state for successful poll · Buhari 6 ...
Buhari mourns former Police IG, Etim Inyang, commiserates with familyPremium Times
IGP Ibrahim Idris mourns with family of Etim InyangVanguard
Buhari commiserates with ex-IGP's familyWorldStage
The Nation Newspaper -The Eagle Online
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Obaseki’s victory signals an end to godfatherism – Oshiomhole – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Obaseki's victory signals an end to godfatherism - Oshiomhole
NAIJ.COM
Premium Times reports that in his reaction to the electoral victory of Godwin Obaseki of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the governorship election in Edo state, Governor Adams Oshiomhole says it is a signal that the acclaimed godfathers in the ...
My victory at the polls historic – Obaseki, Edo governor-electThe News
Oshiomhole: Governor makes jest of Dokpesi, Igbinedion and IkimiPulse Nigeria
APC Supporters Celebrate Obaseki's Victory In AuchiLeadership Newspapers
Daily Trust
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Okorocha Rewards Paralympic Athletes In Imo – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Okorocha Rewards Paralympic Athletes In Imo
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Rochas Okorocha, Paralympic-Athletes Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has fulfilled his promises to the athletes in the just concluded Rio Paralympics from the state. The Governor made good his pledge on Thursday as he rewarded the athletes with ...

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Recession: Man threatens to stab friend to death over bread – Vanguard


Daily Trust

Recession: Man threatens to stab friend to death over bread
Vanguard
Recession: A 20 -year -old man, Abayomi Ogunbayo, who allegedly threatened to stab his friend, Bayo Adeite, to death with a knife, was on Wednesday brought before a Badagry Chief Magistrates' Court in Lagos State. The accused, whose address is ...
Hunger In The Land: 20-yr-old arraigned for threatening to stab friend over breadPulse Nigeria
Jobless man docked for stealing spaghetti at plaza in LagosDaily Post Nigeria

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Dasuki trial aborted as FG again fails to produce ex-NSA in court – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Dasuki trial aborted as FG again fails to produce ex-NSA in court
Daily Post Nigeria
The Federal Government has failed to produce the former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (rtd) before an Abuja High-Court for trial in the charges of money laundering and breach of trust brought against him and others since last year.
Again, SSS fails to produce Dasuki in CourtPremium Times
Dasuki' s absence stalls trialVanguard
Nigerian Government fails to produce Dasuki in CourtTV360
TheCable -The Whistler -Nigeria Today -Gistmaster (blog)
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South East Zone to Produce President Buhari’s Successor in 2023 – Osita Okechukwu – Naija247news


Naija247news

South East Zone to Produce President Buhari's Successor in 2023 – Osita Okechukwu
Naija247news
tmp_1897-osita-okechukwu515124939 The Director General of the Voice of Nigeria, Osita Okechukwu, has said the actualisation of the Republic of Biafra is no longer feasible. He therefore requested ethnic Igbos to call the agitators to order, do a ...
Actualisation of Biafra no longer possible — VON DG, OkechukwuDaily Post Nigeria
The actualisation of Biafra is not feasible - OkechukwuNAIJ.COM
Nigeria: Offodile's Book On Biafra for Launch TodayAllAfrica.com
BuzzNigeria.com
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Gender equality bill scales second reading – Vanguard


TheCable

Gender equality bill scales second reading
Vanguard
Senator representing Ekiti south , Abiodun Olujimi, reintroduced the bill after it was rejected in October 2015, when some members opposed it on the grounds that it was in conflict with their religious and cultural beliefs. Speaking on the bill on ...
Drama as senators debate gender equality billGistmaster (blog)
Gender Equality Bill passes Second Reading in SenateNigeria Today

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Deported Nigerian drug lord re-arrested in Kenya – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Deported Nigerian drug lord re-arrested in Kenya
Daily Post Nigeria
One Emmanuel Peter Inobemhe, a Nigerian drug lord has been arrested in Kenya by the Kayole Police Division. Inobemhe was deported from Kenya following a presidential order, after he was arrested alongside his accomplice, another Nigerian, Anthony ...
Get Rich Or Die Trying: Nigerian drug baron who was deported from Kenya twice arrested againPulse Nigeria
Nigerian Arrested In Kenya Over Links To TerrorismNigeria Today
Top Nigerian drug lord arrested in KenyaGistmaster (blog)
The Star, Kenya -Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)
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Nigeria contributes 10% to worlds maternal mortality – UNFPA – Vanguard


TODAY.ng

Nigeria contributes 10% to worlds maternal mortality – UNFPA
Vanguard
ABUJA-United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Department for International Development DFID, have said raised alarm that Nigeria's maternal mortality rate has risen to 10 percent where about 111 women die on daily basis. These were ...
Nigeria: Why Nigeria Can't Rely On Donors' Funding, By UNFPA ChiefAllAfrica.com
Giving life shouldn't take a life – OsotimehinDaily Trust
Nigeria's contraceptive rate static since 2008 – ReportTODAY.ng

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I am ok with presidential system, says Alex Ekwueme – Vanguard


Vanguard

I am ok with presidential system, says Alex Ekwueme
Vanguard
*I am not advocating for a parliamentary system. I am ok with the presidential system, but it doesn't have to have two chambers with full-time legislators assigned with a lot of staff, having staff at home and staff in Abuja. *You cannot have ...

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Nigeria’s Anti-Terrorism War and Lessons from Civilian JTF – Vanguard


Vanguard

Nigeria's Anti-Terrorism War and Lessons from Civilian JTF
Vanguard
In war situations, there are always the unsung heroes. But it does not belittle their sacrifices in consummating the war. Not many Nigerians have inkling about the lofty contributions the innocuous bands of youths in Borno state, self- styled as the ...
Nigerian troops arrest 3 Boko Haram herders with 200 stolen cowsPremium Times
Famine Will Kill 75000 Kids in Boko Haram Zones, UNICEF SaysNBCNews.com
Boko Haram: 65000 people living in famine-like conditions in Borno - UNICEFDaily Post Nigeria
UN News Centre -The Economist -Ventures Africa -Daily Mail
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Actualisation of Biafra no longer possible — VON DG, Okechukwu – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Actualisation of Biafra no longer possible — VON DG, Okechukwu
Daily Post Nigeria
The Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria, VON, Osita Okechukwu on Wednesday stated that with the current political situation in the country, the struggle for the actualisation of Biafra was no longer feasible. Speaking at a gathering of the Abuja ...
Biafra is dead – DG of Voice of Nigeria, OkechukwuPremium Times
Biafra no longer feasible — OkechukwuVanguard
The actualisation of Biafra is not feasible - OkechukwuNAIJ.COM
AllAfrica.com -News24 Nigeria -Pulse Nigeria -Information Nigeria
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How prostitute, others allegedly died mysteriously in Abia brothel – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

How prostitute, others allegedly died mysteriously in Abia brothel
Daily Post Nigeria
The body of a lady suspected to be a commercial sex worker, alongside the body of a man and some unconscious persons, was on Wednesday retrieved from a popular brothel in Umuahia, the Abia State capital. While the cause of what led to their death ...
Commotion in Umuahia brothel as 'invisible hands' beat 2 to death, 6 unconsciousVanguard
2 dead, 6 unconscious in mysterious brothel tragedyPremium Times
Two dead, six unconscious in Abia brothelInformation Nigeria
Daily Trust -TODAY.ng -CHANNELS TELEVISION -Nigeria Today
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Why Edo State Governorship Election Must Be Cancelled – APGA’s candidate – Naija247news


Naija247news

Why Edo State Governorship Election Must Be Cancelled – APGA's candidate
Naija247news
The candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in the governorship election held in Edo State has called for total cancellation of the poll. Mr , Osaro Onaiwu on Wednesday alleged that financial inducement and intimidation of party ...
APGA candidate alleges election malpractise in EdoNAIJ.COM
APGA calls for cancellation of Edo guber pollP.M. News

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Nigeria: Senate Forgery – Prosecution Stalls Saraki, Others’ Trial – AllAfrica.com


BusinessDay

Nigeria: Senate Forgery - Prosecution Stalls Saraki, Others' Trial
AllAfrica.com
Abuja — The failure of the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Malami Abubakar Malami (SAN), to release the case file of the charge of forgery levelled against Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, his deputy, Ike ...
Forgery: FG fails to open case against Saraki, Ekweremadu, othersVanguard
Nigeria's Attorney General stalls Saraki's forgery trialPremium Times
Absence of tight security at Saraki, Ekweremadu court caseNAIJ.COM
The Nation Newspaper -Leadership Newspapers -Pulse Nigeria -BusinessDay
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Jibrin heads for court over 180-day suspension – The Punch


The Punch

Jibrin heads for court over 180-day suspension
The Punch
The House of Representatives on Wednesday suspended its former Chairman, Appropriations Committee, Abdulmumin Jibrin, from the parliament for 180 legislative days (roughly one year). He was also banned from holding any position of responsibility in ...
Reps Slam 1 Year Suspension On Jibrin, Bar Him From Holding OfficeLeadership Newspapers
Budget Padding: Jibrin gets 180 suspensions, barred from holding public officeVanguard
Reps suspend Jibrin for 180 daysNews24 Nigeria
Premium Times -Bella Naija -NAIJ.COM -The Nation Newspaper
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Army arrest Boko Haram suspects at cattle market – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Army arrest Boko Haram suspects at cattle market
NAIJ.COM
It seems the assumption that Boko Haram elements are infiltrating the herdsmen is looking true as a military operation resulted in the arrest of some terrorists at a cattle market. In a statement by Colonel Kukasheka Usman who is the spokesperson of ...
Cardinal Onaiyekan sues for religious tolerance, says God belongs to allVanguard
Nigerian Army kills 9 Boko Haram members in fresh attack – SpokespersonPremium Times
UK and Nigeria - steadfast partners for a more peaceful, stable worldDaily Trust
TODAY.ng -AllAfrica.com -Thomson Reuters Foundation -Cosumnes Connection (subscription)
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Nigeria Slams "Racist" Economist Magazine Report On "Change Begins With Me" Campaign – AllAfrica.com


Nigeria Slams "Racist" Economist Magazine Report On "Change Begins With Me" Campaign
AllAfrica.com
The Nigerian government has slammed United Kingdom-based magazine, The Economist, over its report on the government's anti-indiscipline campaign: Change Begins With Me. President Muhammadu Buhari launched the campaign on September 8, ...

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I’ll sign white paper on Nyako if…, Gov Jibrilla threatens – Vanguard


Leadership Newspapers

I'll sign white paper on Nyako if…, Gov Jibrilla threatens
Vanguard
Yola—Governor Bindo Jibrilla of Adamawa State has threatened to sign into law the white paper of the late Justice Umaru Boboi Judicial Panel of Inquiry that investigated and indicted the administration of former governor, Murtala Nyako, between 2007 ...
Jibrilla threatens to sign white paper indicting NyakoDaily Trust
Bindow/Nyako's Court Case: When Will They Learn To Do The Right Thing?Leadership Newspapers
I may probe past Administrations if pushed to the wall – Gov. BindowThe Eagle Online

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Nigeria now a cattle republic? – Vanguard


Vanguard

Nigeria now a cattle republic?
Vanguard
THE first time I saw livestock in major roadways of a city was in December 1988 when, as a young reporter, I was in Sokoto city to cover the turbaning of Alhaji Ibrahim Dasuki as the new Sultan of Sokoto. It was around 6pm, and hundreds of rams, goats, ...
Arrest Fulani herdsmen found with AK 47 rifles, weapons – Sultan of Sokoto tells security agenciesDaily Post Nigeria
You are making matters worse if you only subscribe any murder and any killing to Fulani or Islam- SultanObiaks News
Politicians manipulate religious leaders – SultanDaily Trust

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Ajimobi stops funding of tertiary institutions in Oyo – Vanguard


Vanguard

Ajimobi stops funding of tertiary institutions in Oyo
Vanguard
Ibadan—GOVERNOR Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has stopped government subventions to all seven tertiary institutions in the state including the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso which is jointly owned by the state and Osun. This came as ...
ARG calls for caution over LAUTECH crisis​Premium Times
LAUTECH crisis: ASUU, ARG condemn attack by hoodlumsThe Nation Newspaper
Osun House of Assembly insists on joint ownership of LAUTECHDaily Trust
Pulse Nigeria -The Eagle Online -Gistmaster (blog) -TODAY.ng
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Ekere hails Buhari over Umana’s appointment – Vanguard


The Nation Newspaper

Ekere hails Buhari over Umana's appointment
Vanguard
Uyo—A former deputy governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Nsima Ekere, has thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for appointing Mr. Umana Okon Umana as the Managing Director of Oil and Gas Free Zone Authority. Umana was the governorship ...
APC chieftains commend Buhari over Umana's appointmentTODAY.ng
Umana: I'll put in my best for Buhari's successThe Nation Newspaper

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Nigerian President removes aide who plagiarized Obama speech – CNN


CNN

Nigerian President removes aide who plagiarized Obama speech
CNN
(CNN) Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has removed a speechwriter who caused him national embarrassment after he plagiarized US President Barack Obama. Buhari delivered the lines at the launch of a landmark campaign on September 8, ...
Plagiarism of Obama's speech: Buhari sacks deputy directorNAIJ.COM
Buhari fires aide over plagiarism of Obama's speechNews24 Nigeria
Change Begins With Me: Presidency removes Deputy Director over plagiarismDaily Post Nigeria
Daily Trust -360Nobs.com -YNaija -SIGNAL (press release)
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Borno Commissioner dies; Shettima returns to Maiduguri – Vanguard


Information Nigeria

Borno Commissioner dies; Shettima returns to Maiduguri
Vanguard
MAIDUGURI—Borno State has lost its Commissioner for Environment, Alhaji Waziri Imam, following which Governor Kashim Shettima ended his relocation to Bama and inspection of reconstruction work in destroyed communities after his visit to Chibok, ...
Borno Commissioner for Environment, Waziri Imam is deadDaily Post Nigeria
Borno commissioner dies in MaiduguriPremium Times
Breaking: Borno State Commissioner For Environment Is DeadBuzzNigeria.com
Information Nigeria -Gistmaster (blog)
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Borno Commissioner dies; Shettima returns to Maiduguri – Vanguard


Vanguard

Borno Commissioner dies; Shettima returns to Maiduguri
Vanguard
MAIDUGURI—Borno State has lost its Commissioner for Environment, Alhaji Waziri Imam, following which Governor Kashim Shettima ended his relocation to Bama and inspection of reconstruction work in destroyed communities after his visit to Chibok, ...
Shettima to rebuild churches destroyed by Boko HaramNews24 Nigeria
After 7 days, Borno governor leaves Bama for another town liberated from Boko HaramPremium Times
Borno Commissioner for Environment, Waziri Imam is deadDaily Post Nigeria
SaharaReporters.com -NTA News -CHANNELS TELEVISION -Nigerian Bulletin
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Ambode: Governor mourns death of ex-police boss, Etim Inyang – Pulse Nigeria


Vanguard

Ambode: Governor mourns death of ex-police boss, Etim Inyang
Pulse Nigeria
The Lagos state Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has condoled with the family of the former Inspector-General of Police, Etim Inyang. The ex-police boss died on Monday, September 26, 2016, according to a statement from the family. Ambode, in a statement ...
Former police IG, Etim Inyang, dies at 85Premium Times
Ex-IGP Inyang dies at 85Daily Trust
Former IG, Inyang, dies at 85Gistmaster (blog)
Obiaks News -The Nation Newspaper
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Court admits Oronsaye’s statements – Vanguard


TODAY.ng

Court admits Oronsaye's statements
Vanguard
Abuja – An FCT High Court on Wednesday admitted in evidence, the statements made by Steve Oronsaye, a former Head of Service of the Federation, to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Oronsaye was alleged to have deposited ...
Court Admits Orosanye Statement As EvidenceLeadership Newspapers
Oronsaye: Prosecution, Defence Counsels Disagree on Admissibility of DocumentsNaija247news
Court admits Oronsaye's statement in alleged money launderingTODAY.ng
Daily Trust
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Very soon, there’ll be change in our nation – Kumuyi – Vanguard


Vanguard

Very soon, there'll be change in our nation – Kumuyi
Vanguard
Pastor William Kumuyi, General Superintendent, Deeper Life Bible Church, has said that there would be a change in Nigeria very soon as the Buhari-led federal government is leaving no stone un-turned in its efforts at reviving the economy. He urged the ...
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Nigerian Navy Gives Final Warning, To Begin Massive Crackdown On Illegal Groups – SaharaReporters.com


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Nigerian Navy Gives Final Warning, To Begin Massive Crackdown On Illegal Groups
SaharaReporters.com
1. The attention of the Nigerian Navy Headquarters has been drawn to the reoccurring incidences of impersonation of service personnel by criminal elements and illegal groups particularly in the coastal states. While the service has taken measures to ...
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Edo Guber: Oshiomhole Hail INEC As Anenih Sue For Peaceful Poll – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Edo Guber: Oshiomhole Hail INEC As Anenih Sue For Peaceful Poll
Leadership Newspapers
Security was equally beefed up with and around most of the voting centres and units with huge turnout of eligible voter's queueing up in order to cast their votes. There were allegations among political parties of alleged inducement of voters however ...
Edo governorship poll marred by violence in parts of Edo centralThe Nation Newspaper
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#EdoDecides: Ize-Iyamu protests alleged presence of El-Rufai, Ambode in Benin – Premium Times


Premium Times

#EdoDecides: Ize-Iyamu protests alleged presence of El-Rufai, Ambode in Benin
Premium Times
The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has protested the presence of the governors of Lagos and Kaduna States, Akinwumi Ambode and Nasir El-Rufai, in Edo State. He said their presence in the state was worrisome in the face of ...

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Army Set To Launch “Operation Rescue Final”- Buratai – Leadership Newspapers


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Army Set To Launch “Operation Rescue Final”- Buratai
Leadership Newspapers
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Buratai has said the Army is set to launch a new operation code named “OPERATION RESCUE FINAL” with the aim to rescue every Boko haram abductee and all other kidnapped victims. Buratai stated this yesterday at ...
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Illicit drugs fueling crisis in Niger Delta – NDLEA – The Nation Newspaper


YNaija

Illicit drugs fueling crisis in Niger Delta – NDLEA
The Nation Newspaper
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), on Thursday said frequent use of illicit drugs by youths was fueling the crisis and criminal activities in the Niger Delta region. The agency also commended the National Association of Seadogs (NAS) ...
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Army Debunks Claims Of Boko Haram Hoisting Flag In Villages – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

Army Debunks Claims Of Boko Haram Hoisting Flag In Villages
Information Nigeria
The Nigerian army has debunked claims that Boko Haram insurgents hoisted their flag in three villages in Borno state. Earlier reports had claimed that the Islamist militants overran villages of Kubirivour, Boftari and Kuburmbalah and killed at least ...
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NYSC To Launch Nationwide Biometric Verification Of Corps Members – Leadership Newspapers


National Mirror

NYSC To Launch Nationwide Biometric Verification Of Corps Members
Leadership Newspapers
National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) is to commence nationwide biometric verification of corps members aimed at the enthronement of transparency and accountability in all aspects of its operations. The NYSC Director General, Brig. Gen. Sule Zakarai ...
NYSC introduces biometric clearance to check fraudThe Eagle Online
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How Nigeria Police manhandled me – Kalu Ikeagwu – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

How Nigeria Police manhandled me - Kalu Ikeagwu
NAIJ.COM
Monday, September 26, 2016 went on well like a normal day for newly married Nollywood actor Kalu Ikeagwu until he was whisked by the men of the Nigeria Police over phone theft and murder case. Narrating how it all happened to Sahara Weekly, Ikeagwu ...
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Nigeria: Executive, National Assembly May Clash Over Emergency Powers Bill – AllAfrica.com


BusinessDay

Nigeria: Executive, National Assembly May Clash Over Emergency Powers Bill
AllAfrica.com
Abuja — The National Assembly is on a collision course with the Executive over the Presidency's quest for emergency powers on the economy. The Executive wants additional powers to act independently on budgetary allocations for projects that require ...
Buhari meets Dogara, Tambuwal behind closed-doorDaily Trust
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PDP wants Governor Ben Ayade sacked for age falsification – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

PDP wants Governor Ben Ayade sacked for age falsification
NAIJ.COM
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is asking the Supreme Court to send its own Governor Ben Ayade, packing from the Cross River state government house for allegedly falsifying his age. Ayade won the 2015 election in the state under the party's platform ...
Drama as PDP asks S-Court to sack Gov Ayade over alleged age cheatVanguard
PDP Asks Supreme Court to Remove Ben Ayade as Cross River Governor over Alleged Age FalsificationBella Naija
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Senate alarmed over inconclusive elections, absence of RECs – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Senate alarmed over inconclusive elections, absence of RECs
NAIJ.COM
Nigeria may again be sliding politically as the Senate, on Wednesday, September 27, 2016, raised its fear that the 2019 election may be seriously affected. According to the upper chamber of the legislature, the election may suffer following a crisis ...
2019 polls might be inconclusive without RECs – SenateVanguard
2019 General elections in danger – SenateTODAY.ng
We are tired of inconclusive elections - Senators tell INECDaily Post Nigeria
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Analysis: 5 things Edo voters must do today by Deji Adeyanju – P.M. News


P.M. News

Analysis: 5 things Edo voters must do today by Deji Adeyanju
P.M. News
1. Make sure that their mobile phones and other devices are properly charged. If need be, they should carry power banks. This would enable them record any activities by anyone who attempts to disrupt the electoral process. Pictorial and video evidence ...

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NFF, Police strategize on greater collaboration – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

NFF, Police strategize on greater collaboration
Daily Post Nigeria
The Nigeria Football Federation and the Nigeria Police (FCT Command) are looking into ways of achieving greater collaboration in the area of security for NFF events and programmes. During a courtesy visit to the new Commissioner of Police (FCT ...
Nigeria Football Federation: NFF partner with Nigerian police for better securityPulse Nigeria
NFF pay courtesy visit to Nigeria police to discuss ways to improve security (photos)Gistmaster (blog)

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Nigeria: Saraki Swears in Senators From Kogi, Imo – AllAfrica.com


BusinessDay

Nigeria: Saraki Swears in Senators From Kogi, Imo
AllAfrica.com
Senate President, Bukola Saraki has sworn in Air Marshal Isaac Alfa and Chief Benjamin Uwajumogu as senators representing Kogi East and Imo North senatorial district respectively. While Alfa won his election under the platform of the Peoples Democratic ...
BREAKING: Two new senators sworn into the SenateNAIJ.COM
Senate will intervene in insecurity in Kogi - Senator AlfaDaily Post Nigeria
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$15m slush fund: Court fixes date for decision on ‘guilty plea’ – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

$15m slush fund: Court fixes date for decision on 'guilty plea'
NAIJ.COM
A Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed October 7, 2016 as the date to decide whether to maintain the guilty plea entered by four companies linked to the $15,591 slush fund allegedly belonging to Mrs Patience, wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan ...
Jonathan's ex-aide, Dudafa, wants firms to deny laundering $15.5m for PatienceThe Punch
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Court to rule on Patience Jonathan's seized $15.5m October 7thGistmaster (blog)
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Sexual harassment: Canada sanctions Nigerian doctor – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Sexual harassment: Canada sanctions Nigerian doctor
The Eagle Online
The decision was given on Monday at St. John's in the professional misconduct hearing against the doctor. dr-adekunle-owolabi. A Canadian medical tribunal has found a Nigerian doctor, Dr. Adekunle Owolabi, guilty of four professional misconducts and ...
Sexual comments: Nigerian doctor loses licence, fined in CanadaThe Punch
Canadian-based Nigerian doctor suspended for inappropriate kissingTheCable
NL doctor suspended for asking patient if she likes 'big ones or small ones' during Pap testGlobalnews.ca
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Reps’ Bill On State Police Moves To Constitution Review C’ttee – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Reps' Bill On State Police Moves To Constitution Review C'ttee
Leadership Newspapers
The House of Representatives yesterday read for a second time, a Bill seeking to alter Section 214 of the constitution to provide for the establishment of state and community police in the country. The Bill, which also seeks to replace the word “force ...
Reps. back establishment of State, Community policeBusinessDay
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Soyinka Rejects Role As Negotiator For Niger Delta Militants, Demands National Restructuring – SaharaReporters.com


SaharaReporters.com

Soyinka Rejects Role As Negotiator For Niger Delta Militants, Demands National Restructuring
SaharaReporters.com
Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka has disavowed a role as a negotiator on behalf of the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), a militant group that has claimed responsibility for numerous bombing attacks on oil installations in Nigeria's oil-producing delta. In a ...
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50 kids raped in Plateau in four months – Govt – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

50 kids raped in Plateau in four months – Govt
Daily Trust
The Plateau State government yesterday released data revealing that about 50 children of all sexes have been raped in the state in the past four months alone, saying there has been a surge in the crime. “Our records show 50 recent cases of rape in the ...
50 child rape cases recorded in Plateau in 1 year – CommissionerPremium Times
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Protesting staff shut Federal Poly, Ado-Ekiti – Vanguard


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Protesting staff shut Federal Poly, Ado-Ekiti
Vanguard
Ado-Ekiti—academic and administrative activities were paralysed yesterday, at the Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti, following a protest by irate staff of the institution over what they alleged as fraudulent refusal of the management to implement the ...
Angry staff protest alleged fraud in Ekiti Federal Polytechnic [PHOTOS]Daily Post Nigeria
Workers demand new salary scale implementationThe Nation Newspaper
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Reps mandated Bank of Industries to assist local garment manufacturers – Nigerian Observer


Daily Trust

Reps mandated Bank of Industries to assist local garment manufacturers
Nigerian Observer
Abuja – In line with the President Muhammadu Burai's campaign on “Change begains with me”, the House of Representatives on Tuesday mandated the Bank of Industries to assist germent and shoes manufacturers in the country to have access to soft loans, ...
Reps condemn N4.3b budget for military uniformsThe Nation Newspaper
Reps move to halt importation of military wareDaily Trust
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Former chief of naval staff Usman Jibrin arraigned in court (photos) – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Former chief of naval staff Usman Jibrin arraigned in court (photos)
NAIJ.COM
A former chief naval staff Usman Jibrin has been arraigned in court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Jibrin, a vice admiral (retired) was arraigned on Tuesday, September 27, alongside three others – Bala Mshelia, Shehu Ahmadu, ...
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5 facts about the Buhari biography as written by American author – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

5 facts about the Buhari biography as written by American author
NAIJ.COM
This is indeed very interesting. A biography of President Buhari has been written by an American author, the book has already been published and it is set to be presented to the public on October 3 in Abuja. Here are some very interesting facts about ...
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Abia Gov Poll: S-Court defers hearing on appeal against Ikpeazu – Vanguard


Vanguard

Abia Gov Poll: S-Court defers hearing on appeal against Ikpeazu
Vanguard
ABUJA – The Supreme Court, on Tuesday, deferred hearing on Abia State Governorship dispute following an application by candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in the state, Dr. Alex Otti, who applied to be joined as an interested party ...
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Lagos CJ frees 20 inmates at Ikoyi Prisons – Vanguard


Vanguard

Lagos CJ frees 20 inmates at Ikoyi Prisons
Vanguard
In exercise of her constitutional powers, the Lagos State Chief Judge, Justice Oluwafumilayo Atilade, on Tuesday released 20 inmates of Ikoyi Prisons awaiting trial. Atilade, who made the pronouncement at a mini-court session conducted at the prisons ...
Lagos CJ frees 20 awaiting trialThe Nation Newspaper
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My position as acting chairman spurs me to do more – Magu – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

My position as acting chairman spurs me to do more - Magu
NAIJ.COM
The acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Ibrahim Magu has said that his acting role spurs him to work harder as the commission's helmsman. Speaking at a media workshop on Tuesday, September 27, Magu encouraged all ...
Anti-corruption war not personal, says MaguThe Nation Newspaper
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Biafra: Judge Hands Off Nnamdi Kanu’s Case – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Biafra: Judge Hands Off Nnamdi Kanu's Case
Leadership Newspapers
Justice John Tsoho of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has returned the case file of Nnamdi Kanu, the self acclaimed leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra to the Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Ibrahim Auta for reassignment.
Nnamdi Kanu's trial to continue after judges' withdrawalPremium Times
Transfer Kanu's case to another judge, IPOB tells CJVanguard
Biafrans react as another judge hands-off Kanu's caseNAIJ.COM
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Nigerian actor, Kalu Ikeagwu arrested for alleged robbery incident – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Nigerian actor, Kalu Ikeagwu arrested for alleged robbery incident
Daily Post Nigeria
According to Encomium, the police stormed the actor's home at Gbagba crescent flat, off college road, Lagos at around 3:40 and whisked him away over a robbery and homicide case. While narrating what led to his arrest, one of his neighbours said that he ...
Nollywood actor was arrested and not kidnapped!News24 Nigeria
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Woman who brutalized domestic help charged to court – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Woman who brutalized domestic help charged to court
Daily Post Nigeria
The woman, who was arrested on Sunday by the Lagos state police command for allegedly inflicting injury on her house-help with a saw has been identified and charged to court. DAILYPOST recalls that the housemaid was rescued by neighbours who heard ...
Niger Delta group demands relocation of Mobil headquarters from Lagos to Akwa IbomPremium Times
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Dele Momodu says Buhari’s cabinet is not flying – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Dele Momodu says Buhari's cabinet is not flying
NAIJ.COM
Editor's note: Famous Nigerian journalist and publisher Dele Momodu, who seems to be a supporter of the incumbent government, in his latest opinion piece The Boss Newspaper, shares his views on why President Muhammadu Buhari needs to reshuffle his ...
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Edo election: IG charges officers to be apolitical – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Edo election: IG charges officers to be apolitical
The Eagle Online
Idris said: “The revised election security operation plan will guarantee free, fair and credible election, secure electoral process, and enable eligible voters to exercise their franchise freely and voluntary.” ...
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Edo guber: IGP Idris orders CP to enforce no vehicular movementTODAY.ng
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NIS: Many foreigners have obtained PVCs for Edo election – TheCable


TheCable

NIS: Many foreigners have obtained PVCs for Edo election
TheCable
The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) says intelligence at its disposal has revealed that many foreigners in Edo state are in possession of permanent voter cards (PVCs). David Adi, comptroller of the service in Edo, said this while addressing leaders ...
Nigeria: Immigrations Dept Raises Alarm Over AliensAllAfrica.com
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You are a wrong signal – APC blasts Fayose over clash with banks in Ekiti – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

You are a wrong signal - APC blasts Fayose over clash with banks in Ekiti
Daily Post Nigeria
The Ekiti State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has slammed Governor Ayo Fayose, over his recent crack down on some commercial banks in the state. The party said such an action constitutes a threat to the economic survival of the ...
Ekiti Assembly explains passage of revised 2016 budgetThe Eagle Online
Fayose Expresses Concern Over Unemployment, RecessionLeadership Newspapers
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Court Orders Removal Of Kwankwasiyya Inscriptions From Public Structures In Kano – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

Court Orders Removal Of Kwankwasiyya Inscriptions From Public Structures In Kano
Information Nigeria
Kwankwasiyya A Kano High Court presided over by Justice Lawan Wada yesterday granted an injunction against the inscription of the word Kwankwasiyya on public structures in the state. The ruling came over one month after the Kano House of Assembly ...
Remove Kwankwasiyya from all Kano government property, Court rulesPremium Times
Court orders removal of Kwankwasiyya inscription from public structuresDaily Trust
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NSCDC deploys 20000 personnel for Edo governorship election – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

NSCDC deploys 20000 personnel for Edo governorship election
The Eagle Online
Abdullahi Gana, the Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, has directed the immediate deployment of 20,000 personnel for the Edo State governorship election scheduled for September 28. Information about the directive was ...

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Hours To Edo Guber, No Police Commissioner – PDP – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Hours To Edo Guber, No Police Commissioner – PDP
Leadership Newspapers
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) under the leadership of Sen. Ahmed Makarfi yesterday expressed worry over attempts to compromise the security apparatus of Edo State ahead of the gubernatorial polls, noting that the State Police Command is currently ...
Opinion: How PDP will battle APC for Edo stateNAIJ.COM
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Kwarapoly expels 5, admits 4380 – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Kwarapoly expels 5, admits 4380
Daily Trust
The management of the Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, has approved the expulsion of five students for involvement in various offences. In another development, the institution has admitted 4,380 out of the 31, 260 candidates seeking admission for the ...
Kwara polytechnic expels five studentsDaily Post Nigeria
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Osinbajo, Senator Tinubu rally support for made-in Nigeria goods – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Osinbajo, Senator Tinubu rally support for made-in Nigeria goods
The Nation Newspaper
VICE President Yemi Osinbajo has said the government will provide the enabling environment to drive exports of locally manufactured goods through robust polices that allow the private sector to drive the economy. He urged the Organised Private Sector ...
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Osinbajo, Senator Tinubu rally support for made-in Nigeria goods – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Osinbajo, Senator Tinubu rally support for made-in Nigeria goods
The Nation Newspaper
VICE President Yemi Osinbajo has said the government will provide the enabling environment to drive exports of locally manufactured goods through robust polices that allow the private sector to drive the economy. He urged the Organised Private Sector ...
Fani-Kayode: Ex-minister reveals how Buhari relegated OsinbajoPulse Nigeria
11 posers for OsinbajoThe News
Recession: Not so, Mr Vice PresidentVanguard
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Buhari appoints Ikeazor, Okon Umana, 11 others CEOs of agencies – Vanguard


The Nation Newspaper

Buhari appoints Ikeazor, Okon Umana, 11 others CEOs of agencies
Vanguard
ABUJA—President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a former National Woman Leader of All Progressives Congress, APC, Sharon Ikeazor, as the Executive Secretary, Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate, PTAD. This was disclosed in a statement ...
Buhari approves appointment of heads of 13 agenciesBusinessDay
PTDF, PEF, 11 others get new headsDaily Trust
Buhari approves new appointments in 13 FG agenciesNAIJ.COM
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Dankwambo: Gombe Governor assures prison inmates of justice – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

Dankwambo: Gombe Governor assures prison inmates of justice
Pulse Nigeria
Gov. Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe State, has assured the Gombe prison inmates of speedy dispensation of justice. Dankwambo gave this assurance while addressing the inmates, as part of the activities to mark the 20th anniversary of the state creation in ...
15 inmates await hanging in Gombe prisonPremium Times
NOUN Approves Study Centre For Gombe PrisonersLeadership Newspapers
Woman, 14 others to die by hangingDaily Trust
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Nigeria News: 10 things you need to know this Monday evening – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Nigeria News: 10 things you need to know this Monday evening
Daily Post Nigeria
1. Former President, Goodluck Jonathan, has faulted a recent statement attributed to his successor, President Muhammadu Buhari, where he was quoted as saying that he, (Buhari) inherited “no light, bad roads and no railway.” Jonathan in a Facebook Post, ...
Dead Economy: GEJ fires back at Buhari, says claims are falseNAIJ.COM
'Buhari's govt should stop saying it would not probe Goodluck Jonathan while maligning Patience'Vanguard
Goodluck Jonathan: Ex-President dismisses Buhari's allegationsPulse Nigeria
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Senate orders slaughter of roaming cows in FCT – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Senate orders slaughter of roaming cows in FCT
The Nation Newspaper
The Senate Monday ordered the slaughter of cows found roaming within the Federal Capital City (FCT) Abuja metropolis. In the alternative of slaughtering such roaming cows, the upper chamber said that the cows should be arrested and a fine of N50, 000 ...
Slaughter cows roaming Abuja's streets, Melaye tells MinisterPremium Times
Senate orders cows found loitering in City Centre to be slaughteredDaily Post Nigeria
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American institute names Dangote African Business Leader of the Year – TheCable


TheCable

American institute names Dangote African Business Leader of the Year
TheCable
The Africa-America Institute (AAI) has honoured Aliko Dangote, president of Dangote group, with the 2016 African business leader award. The US-based international organisation gave Dangote the award in recognition of his contribution to human capital ...
Is Aliko Dangote dead?NAIJ.COM
“I am hale, hearty, and alive”, Dangote debunks death rumoursVanguard
Dangote Debunks Death Rumours, Says He Is Hale And HeartyBuzzNigeria.com
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Audit Report For Police Investment To Be Ready Soon – IGP Idris – Leadership Newspapers


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Audit Report For Police Investment To Be Ready Soon – IGP Idris
Leadership Newspapers
The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Idris has said the audit report for the police investments will be ready this week and the Police management team will implement the recommendations. The IGP made the revelation when the executive and ...
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Buhari Will Take Us Across The Red Sea Like Moses Did – Osinbajo – The Whistler


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Buhari Will Take Us Across The Red Sea Like Moses Did - Osinbajo
The Whistler
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has assured Nigerians that President Muhammadu Buhari will take the country out of recession just as Moses took the children of Israel from Egypt to the Promised Land. Osinbajo, who made the statement on Sunday at the 56th ...

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Bola Tinubu and those who want him dead – Fani-Kayode – NAIJ.COM


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Bola Tinubu and those who want him dead – Fani-Kayode
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Editor's note: Outspoken former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has revealed 6 shots fired at the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) by President Buhari, the party's chairman, John Oyegun and Kaduna state governor, El-Rufai.
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NSCDC deploys 20000 personnel for Edo governorship – Vanguard


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NSCDC deploys 20000 personnel for Edo governorship
Vanguard
Abuja – Abdullahi Gana, the Commandant General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), has directed the immediate deployment of 20,000 personnel for the Edo governorship election scheduled for Sept. 28. Information about the directive is ...
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Police arrest SARS officer for killing undergraduate – NAIJ.COM


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Police arrest SARS officer for killing undergraduate
NAIJ.COM
An officer of the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) has been arrested by police for allegedly killing Joseph Eidonojie-Ugbeni, an undergraduate of the Edo state polytechnic. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. Joseph Eidonojie-Ugbeni, the ...
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AGF seeks fresh evidence to convict Saraki, Ekweremadu – NAIJ.COM


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AGF seeks fresh evidence to convict Saraki, Ekweremadu
NAIJ.COM
Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has ordered a fresh investigation into the alleged forging the Senate Standing Rules by Senate President Bukola Saraki, his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, and two others.
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How Buhari plunged Nigeria into recession – Vanguard


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How Buhari plunged Nigeria into recession
Vanguard
ONE funny aspect of this “blame game” thing, is that you only see what has gone wrong in terms of “the other person” – the person you are pointing accusing fingers at. You hardly realise that as you point one finger at the other person, three of your ...
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Jimoh Ibrahim calls for National Commission for recession – National Mirror


National Mirror

Jimoh Ibrahim calls for National Commission for recession
National Mirror
The Group Managing Director of Energy Group and Publisher of the National Mirror Newspapers, Dr. Jimoh Ibrahim, has advised the Federal Government to urgently set up a. National Commission for Recession Management (NCRM) at the Federal, State ...
Change begins with leadershipVanguard
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How Kiriji war’ll shape Yoruba’s future – Vanguard


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How Kiriji war'll shape Yoruba's future
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Ibadan—YORUBA leaders of thought, traditional rulers and governors, yesterday, listed ways the nationality can use the lessons of the Kiriji war to better her lot in the next century. They highlighted the steps to be taken by the younger generation of ...
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