Monthly Archives: January 2017

Femi Fani-Kayode: Travails of Apostle Suleman and inciting words of Sultan of Sokoto [Part 2] – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Femi Fani-Kayode: Travails of Apostle Suleman and inciting words of Sultan of Sokoto [Part 2]
Daily Post Nigeria
President Donald J. Trump summed it up rather well when he said, in reference to the Islamist terrorists and those that derive joy from committing genocide against Christians, that. “they are sneaky dirty rats. They blow up people in a shopping centres ...
Apostle Suleman spotted at IGP officeNAIJ.COM
Femi Fani-Kayode Former Minister wades in on Apostle Suleman sagaPulse Nigeria
Agbomhere: El Rufai Ordered DSS to Arrest Apostle SuleimanNigerian Bulletin
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -Nigeria Today
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Outrage As Customs Seize 661 Pump-Action Rifles – The Streetjournal


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Outrage As Customs Seize 661 Pump-Action Rifles
The Streetjournal
There was an outrage Monday over the interception of 661 pieces of pump-action rifles by the Federal Operations Unit (FOU) of the Nigeria Customs Service (NSC) in Lagos. Security experts said that the development is a dangerous signal to the security ...
Customs impounds container laden with 661 pump action riflesVanguard
Nigeria: Customs Seizes Truckload of Pump Action Rifles in LagosAllAfrica.com
UPDATE: Customs arrest 3 over seized 661 rifles in Lagos (Photos)NAIJ.COM
The Punch -Leadership Newspapers -Daily Trust -NTA News
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Okorocha asks Igbos to forget presidency in 2019 – News24 Nigeria


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Okorocha asks Igbos to forget presidency in 2019
News24 Nigeria
Imo - Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state has said that Igbos should forget about getting the presidency in 2019 but support the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, Naij reports. Former president, Olusegun Obasanjo had said the Igbos ...
Ndigbo should talk about presidency after Buhari's tenure – OkorochaVanguard
Ken Nnamani urges Igbos to learn from the YorubasNAIJ.COM
Igbo Nation Dumps PDP? By Joe IgbokweSaharaReporters.com
AllAfrica.com -The Nation Newspaper -The News -Nigerian Bulletin
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House of Reps recommends increase in fuel price by N5 for roads – NAIJ.COM


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House of Reps recommends increase in fuel price by N5 for roads
NAIJ.COM
The price of petrol may increase from its current price of N145 per litre to 150 per litre if the current National Roads Fund bill before the House of Representatives is passed into law. Just in: House of Reps push for increase in fuel price (See new ...
Reps seek approval for increase of fuel price by N5Daily Post Nigeria
Reps push for increase in fuel priceNews24 Nigeria
Reps to Increase Fuel Price by N5 for Roads DevelopmentInformation Nigeria

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Oba Akiolu berates Atiku, Daura for expelling him from Nigeria police – NAIJ.COM


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Oba Akiolu berates Atiku, Daura for expelling him from Nigeria police
NAIJ.COM
The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu has disclosed how he was forced out of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) in 2002. Oba Akiolu berates Atiku, Daura for expelling him from Nigeria police. Oba Rilwan Akiolu. Oba Akiolu accused former Vice President Atiku ...
Atiku, Daura, others hastened my exit from Police – Oba AkioluVanguard
Oba of Lagos reveals why Obasanjo retired him from Police ForceNews24 Nigeria
Why Oba Akiolu will never forgive former VP atikuPolitics Nigeria
The News -The Nation Newspaper
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Buhari death rumour: Who has bewitched Nigerians? – Vanguard


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Buhari death rumour: Who has bewitched Nigerians?
Vanguard
THE extent to which Nigerians have fragmented along ethno-religious components can only be measured in the direction of wish list drafted along unfortunate cleavage based perspectives. The nation is balkanised, serially polarised and dangerously fired ...
Brief report of the things that have happened since Buhari went on vacationNAIJ.COM
Ajimobi speaks on Buhari's healthDaily Post Nigeria
Buhari Gov Ajimobi speaks on President's healthPulse Nigeria
Nigerian Bulletin -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -News24 Nigeria -The Whistler
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Nigerian girl becomes the first black woman president of Harvard Law Review (photos) – NAIJ.COM


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Nigerian girl becomes the first black woman president of Harvard Law Review (photos)
NAIJ.COM
Nigerian Harvard Law student, Imelme Umana, has been elected as the first black woman president of the Harvard Law Review. Nigerian. Imelme Umana, becomes the first black woman President of Harvard Law Review. PAY ATTENTION: Get all the latest ...
Nigerian elected first black female president of Harvard Law ReviewTheCable
Imelme Umana Nigerian becomes first black woman President of Harvard Law ReviewPulse Nigeria
Havard Law Review: Nigerian Lady Breaks 130-Year RecordBuzzNigeria.com
Nigerian Bulletin -Okayplayer (blog) -Konbini US -Atlanta Black Star
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Dipo Fashina@70: The man and his love for the masses – Hon. Jimoh – NAIJ.COM


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Dipo Fashina@70: The man and his love for the masses - Hon. Jimoh
NAIJ.COM
Editor's note: Hon. Olumuyiwa Jimoh, the NAIJ.com contributor, in this article extols the virtue of the former President of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and erudite teacher of Philosophy, Prof. Dipo Fasina as he joins septuagenarian club ...
Dipo Fashina and Shehu Sanni: A connecting threadVanguard

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Hausa trader allegedly kills Yoruba driver over N30 in Lagos – NAIJ.COM


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Hausa trader allegedly kills Yoruba driver over N30 in Lagos
NAIJ.COM
Riot started on Monday, January 31, on Mojeed street, Igando Lagos, when a 40-year-old Hausa trader, Ibrahim Adamu, allegedly killed a bus driver, Lekan Adeleke. Residents and family of the deceased reportedly blocked the street, made bon fire and ...
Chaos as Hausa trader kills Yoruba driver over N30 in LagosDaily Post Nigeria
Looming War Commotion as Hausa trader murders driver over N30Pulse Nigeria
Bus driver dies in fight over N30 debtVanguard
The News -Information Nigeria
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Assassins nearly killed star witness in Justice Ademola’s trial – FG tells court – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Assassins nearly killed star witness in Justice Ademola's trial - FG tells court
Daily Post Nigeria
The Federal Government on Monday told an FCT High Court that a star prosecution witness scheduled to testify in the trial of Justice Adeniyi Ademola recently escaped an assassination attempt. Prosecution counsel, Barrister Segun Jegede told the court ...
Star witness in Justice Ademola's trial escapes assassinationNAIJ.COM
Justice Ademola's trial: Witness escapes assassination attemptVanguard
Judge warns Nigerian govt counsel on poor handling of Justice Ademola's corruption trialPremium Times
Guardian -BusinessDay -Daily Trust -The Nation Newspaper
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93-year-old Muslim cleric with 130 wives and 203 kids dies – Khaleej Times


Khaleej Times

93-year-old Muslim cleric with 130 wives and 203 kids dies
Khaleej Times
He died from an unknown illness in Niger State and large crowds turned out for his funeral on Sunday, Daily Mail reports. It is believed that some of his wives are pregnant. According to the his personal assistant, the cleric had a premonition of death ...
Nigerian man with 86 wives, leaving behind 170 childrenAsiaOne
Nigerian preacher went forth and multipliedToronto Sun
Man with over 80 wives buriedPremium Times
Leadership Newspapers -Chandigarh Tribune -India TV -Free Press Journal (blog)
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The travails of Apostle Johnson Suleman and the inciting words of the Sultan of Sokoto (part 2) by Fani-Kayode – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

The travails of Apostle Johnson Suleman and the inciting words of the Sultan of Sokoto (part 2) by Fani-Kayode
NAIJ.COM
Editor's note: Former minister of aviation Femi Fani-Kayode continues his condemnation of the State Security Service (SSS) harassment of the founder of Omega Fire Ministries Apostle Suleman. Fani-Kayode also decried the lack of political will from the ...
DSS, Suleiman in ding-dong drama over invitationVanguard
Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Tuesday morningDaily Post Nigeria
SSS frees Apostle Suleman after questioningPremium Times
News24 Nigeria -Naija247news -SaharaReporters.com -Pulse Nigeria
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Boko Haram bomber kills Muslims in Maiduguri – NAIJ.COM


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Boko Haram bomber kills Muslims in Maiduguri
NAIJ.COM
A suspected Boko Haram bomber has reportedly attacked a group of Muslims having their early morning prayers at a mosque opposite the University of Maiduguri. Boko Haram bomber kills Muslims in Maiduguri. A scene of a Boko Haram attack in the ...
Two dead as suicide bomber attacks mosquePremium Times
'Girl bomber' dies, mosque targeted in NE NigeriaYahoo News
Two killed in failed Borno attackThe Nation Newspaper
Daily Trust -TV360 -AllAfrica.com -SaharaReporters.com
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Osinbajo, Dogara, Senate leader meet over Budget – NAIJ.COM


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Osinbajo, Dogara, Senate leader meet over Budget
NAIJ.COM
Nigeria's acting president, Professor Yemi Osinbajo met with the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, and the Senate Leader, Ahmed Lawan over the 2017 budget. According to a report by Punch, the meeting which was also attended by ...
Senate Leader briefs Ag. President Osinbajo on 2017 budget, other mattersBusinessDay
Senate meets today for smooth passage of 2017 budgetVanguard
Senate: We'll Avoid Pitfalls of 2016 Budget Process This YearTrailblazers Ng (blog)
Daily Trust -The Nation Newspaper -Nigeria Today
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Indian to Pacific Ocean by Road – Part I: Starting Out

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FG school feeding: Oyo pupil weeps over food shortfall – Vanguard


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FG school feeding: Oyo pupil weeps over food shortfall
Vanguard
Ibadan—THE kick-off of the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme in some public primary schools in Ibadan, yesterday experienced some hitches. In a school, a twin brother who was not served lunch, because of a shortfall in food prepared, wept ...
23000 artisans, traders in 13 states, Abuja get Buhari's micro-credit loansPremium Times
Ogun flags off Home Feeding Programme for primary school pupilsThe Eagle Online

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Officers held as Customs seize 661 riffles in Lagos – The Punch


The Punch

Officers held as Customs seize 661 riffles in Lagos
The Punch
The Federal Operations Unit, Zone A of the Nigeria Customs Service, has intercepted a container loaded with 49 boxes of 661 pump-action rifles along the Mile 2 Apapa Road of Lagos State. The 40-foot container, which was cleared at the Lagos port, was ...

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Be disciplined and courageous, Magu tells new EFCC recruits – The News


The News

Be disciplined and courageous, Magu tells new EFCC recruits
The News
Ibrahim Magu, acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has identified courage, discipline, commitment and loyalty as crucial to success in the crusade against corruption. Magu said this in a statement signed by Wilson ...
One war, discordant voicesThe Nation Newspaper
Can Buhari appoint substantive EFCC chair without Senate's approval?Daily Trust
You must hate corruption, Magu tells EFCC staffTheCable

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Former governor behind 2face’s planned protest – P.M. News


P.M. News

Former governor behind 2face's planned protest
P.M. News
Tuface Idibia Investigations on Monday revealed a former Akwa Ibom State Governor as the chief sponsor of the planned massive nationwide protest being orchestrated by hip hop artiste, Innocent Idibia, popularly known as 2face against the President ...
You Know I'm Just Joking by Ayomide Tayo I don't think 2face Idibia should be protestingPulse Nigeria
More celebrities need to be like 2face and use their fame for something usefulNigerian Entertainment Today
Professor Blasts 2face Idibia for having sex without condomNaija News
BuzzNigeria.com
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Osinbajo to Nigerians: resist divisive tendencies over Southern Kaduna killings – The Nation Newspaper


Nigerian Observer

Osinbajo to Nigerians: resist divisive tendencies over Southern Kaduna killings
The Nation Newspaper
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has urged the citizenry to display true leadership virtues and resist the temptation to succumb to divisive tendencies. A source in the Presidency, who craved anonymity, quoted the Acting President as responding to the ...
Truly, These Are The Days Of ElijahNigerian Observer
Don't divide Nigeria with your words, Osinbajo tells religious leaders, othersNAIJ.COM
Nigeria: Police grill pastor over 'inciting' commentsAnadolu Agency
The News -The Tide -National Accord -TheCable
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Corporate organisations make case for tax in Kwara – The Nation Newspaper


Corporate organisations make case for tax in Kwara
The Nation Newspaper
High net-worth individuals (HNIs) and corporate organisations have met with Kwara State Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed, making suggestions as to how tax collection and payment can benefit everyone in the state. The event dubbed “Breakfast meeting with ...

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IG appoints CSP Moshood new Police spokesman – Vanguard


Information Nigeria

IG appoints CSP Moshood new Police spokesman
Vanguard
The Inspector-General of Police ( I-G), Mr Ibrahim Idris, has appointed CSP Jimoh Moshood as the new Force Public Relations Officer ( FPRO). A statement issued by the Admin Officer, SP. Benjamin Achegbani, said Moshood took over from Ag. CP.
Nigeria Police gets new spokespersonPremium Times
Ibrahim Idris IG appoints CSP Moshood as new Police spokesmanPulse Nigeria
Police get substantive FPROThe Eagle Online
Information Nigeria
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Restore peace in PDP before March – Lawmaker tasks Fayose – NAIJ.COM


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Restore peace in PDP before March - Lawmaker tasks Fayose
NAIJ.COM
Victor Akande, a member of the Lagos House of Assembly has called on Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state, who is also the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors' Forum to bring peace to the party before the end of March. Fayose ...
Fayose must restore peace in PDP before March if…, LawmakerVanguard
Court-induced suspension rocks Ekiti PDP factionsGuardian

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Ambode commends Glo on One LagosFiesta – Vanguard


Vanguard

Ambode commends Glo on One LagosFiesta
Vanguard
Globacom's support for the OneLagos Fiesta for the second straight year has earned the commendation of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State. The state government said in a letter by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture, ...
Ambode appoints new Permanent SecretariesDaily Post Nigeria
Ambode appoints 3 new permanent secretariesNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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NLC gives FG condition for industrial peace by May 1 – Nigerian Observer


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NLC gives FG condition for industrial peace by May 1
Nigerian Observer
Abuja – The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has warned that it cannot guarantee industrial peace by May 1, if the Federal Government fails to address the National Minimum Wage issue. The NLC President, Mr Ayuba Wabba, made this known in an interview ...
Labour backs no work, no pay in BayelsaVanguard
No Pay, No Work - NLCAfrica Independent Television
We didn't demand Buhari to address the nation – NLCDaily Trust

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Release El-Zakzaky, wife or go to prison, court tells IGP, others (EVIDENCE) – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Release El-Zakzaky, wife or go to prison, court tells IGP, others (EVIDENCE)
NAIJ.COM
The Federal High Court in Abuja has issued a warning to the inspector general of police, Ibrahim Idris; the attorney general of the federation, Abubakar Malami and others to release the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and ...
Release El-Zakzaky, wife or be jailed – Court threatens DSS Director, AGFDaily Post Nigeria

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Buhari is slow in handling affairs – Femi Falana – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Buhari is slow in handling affairs – Femi Falana
NAIJ.COM
A senior advocate of Nigerian has said that President Muhammadu Buhari is slow in handling affairs regarding Nigeria. Femi Falana condemning the confirmation of the Chief Justice of Nigeria Walter Onnoghen said the president's handling of the matter is ...
No ulterior motive over Onoghen's acting as CJN – Adesokan, SANVanguard
Why north can't produce another CJN, by NBA VPThe Nation Newspaper
Tension over CJN's tenureNews24 Nigeria
The Tide -Politics Nigeria -The Eagle Online -TheCable
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Kaduna Polytechnic will not join ASUP strike – Polytechnic chapter – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Kaduna Polytechnic will not join ASUP strike - Polytechnic chapter
Daily Post Nigeria
The Kaduna State Polytechnic chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), has announced it's opting out of the warning strike ordered by the National Executive Council of the union. The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), had ...
Why we embarked on Strike – ASUPPremium Times
Polytechnic lecturers commence five day warning strikeNAIJ.COM
Polytechnic Lecturers Commence Nationwide Strike TodayLeadership Newspapers
Daily Trust -Vanguard -Pulse Nigeria -360Nobs.com
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5 Britain fashion that will look good on President Buhari – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

5 Britain fashion that will look good on President Buhari
NAIJ.COM
President Buhari is a retired General in the Nigerian Army and the current president of Nigeria. He was sworn in May, 2015. President Buhari. The commander-in-chief left the country on vacation to London on January 19, he is to be back February 6 ...
'If Buhari dies today, Nigerians killed him'News24 Nigeria
What Ghanaian Prophet Said About President Buhari's death this yearEntertainment Express

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Trump’s immigration order: Olumba Olumba warns president to stop provoking God – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Trump's immigration order: Olumba Olumba warns president to stop provoking God
Daily Post Nigeria
The Spiritual Head of Brotherhood of the Cross and Star, BCS Worldwide, Olumba Olumba, has passed a note of warning to President Donald Trump of the United States after news made the rounds that Nigerians may no longer get 2-year American visa.
You have provoked God – Olumba Olumba tells TrumpNAIJ.COM
Nigeria: Trump Must Stop Provoking God, Olumba Olumba WarnsAllAfrica.com

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We cannot serve a country that does not care for our well-being – Aggrieved corps member writes open letter to Buhari – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

We cannot serve a country that does not care for our well-being - Aggrieved corps member writes open letter to Buhari
NAIJ.COM
Editor's note: The purpose for which the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) was established needs to be reviewed as unpalatable news on how corps members serving their fatherland are badly treated in the NYSC camps and their Place of Primary ...
NYSC DG Visits Yobe Orientation Camp, Promises Maximum SecurityCHANNELS TELEVISION
Corps members warned against unnecessary journeysThe Nation Newspaper

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Hausa man threatens Nigerians over alleged Buhari’s death – NAIJ.COM


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Hausa man threatens Nigerians over alleged Buhari's death
NAIJ.COM
A Northerner on Facebook, Haruna Maitala, has reacted to rumour about alleged death of President Muhammadu Buhari. Hausa man threatens Nigerians over alleged Buhari's death. Haruna Maitala on Facebook. He took to Facebook to issue a warning, ...
Hausa Man Slaps Taxi Driver Into Coma Over Rumours Of Buhari's DeathBuzzNigeria.com

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Man allegedly steals 20 bags of cement to get accommodation – Vanguard


The Nation Newspaper

Man allegedly steals 20 bags of cement to get accommodation
Vanguard
LAGOS—A father of three, who was arrested by operatives of the Rapid Response Squad, RRS, of the Lagos State Police Command, while at the verge of sneaking 20 bags of cement from a factory in Agbado area of Lagos, has blamed his action on his ...
Monitoring Spirits Man steals from company a day after promotionPulse Nigeria
Police Nab 2 Men For Stealing 20 Bags Of Cement In LagosLeadership Newspapers
Man steals 20 cement bags day after promotionThe Punch
The Nation Newspaper -The Eagle Online -Trailblazers Ng (blog)
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Primary schools to teach maths, science in native languages – Onu – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Primary schools to teach maths, science in native languages - Onu
Daily Post Nigeria
The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has stated that there are plans for primary schools in the country to teach mathematics and science subjects in indigenous languages. According to him, the plan was meant to encourage the ...
Ogbonnaya Onu Min of Science and Tech wants students taught in their local dialectPulse Nigeria
Nigerian Schools To Teach Maths, English In Local Languages – MinisterThe Whistler
Science Subjects: Why Government Wants Them Taught in Native Languages for Primary SchoolsBuzzNigeria.com
Guardian -Gistmaster (blog)
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Three friends abducted during birthday celebration – The Punch


The Punch

Three friends abducted during birthday celebration
The Punch
Palpable fear has enveloped the families of three friends, Veronica Otogo, Bisola Mohammed and Damilola Oribuyaku, allegedly abducted by yet-to-be-identified men in Wuse II, Abuja. Veronica was said to have marked her 24th birthday on Friday and had ...
How 3 Friends Mysteriously Disappeared In AbujaNigerian Bulletin
Lady and her friends declared missing on her birthdayNAIJ.COM
Two Beautiful Ladies Declared Missing in AbujaNigeria Today

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Allow EFCC, ICPC to probe Lawal – SERAP dares Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Allow EFCC, ICPC to probe Lawal - SERAP dares Buhari
Daily Post Nigeria
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently refer allegations of corruption against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal to the ...
Babachir Lawal Should Have Resigned – OdekunleCHANNELS TELEVISION
Senators threaten to cut funds to SGF's officeDaily Trust
Buhari Hand Babachir Lawal over to EFCC, ICPC - SERAP tells PresidentPulse Nigeria
360Nobs.com -NAIJ.COM -Vanguard -Nigeria Today
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Kogi State is sick – Gov Yahaya Bello – Vanguard


Vanguard

Kogi State is sick – Gov Yahaya Bello
Vanguard
ONE year after assuming office as the governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, in this interview, vows not to allow vested interests to hamper the development of the state. Bello, who described Kogi as a sick state, also reveals what his ...
Sultan Tasks State Governors To Prioritise Youth EmpowermentCHANNELS TELEVISION
Gov. Bello: How Kogi IGR was raised to N1bn per monthThe News
Bello: no godfather to spend state resources onThe Nation Newspaper
Daily Trust -Daily Post Nigeria -Pulse Nigeria -NAIJ.COM
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Prepare for more Boko Haram attacks – Ex-DSS boss – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Prepare for more Boko Haram attacks - Ex-DSS boss
NAIJ.COM
A former Director in the Department of State Services, DSS, Mr. Mike Ejiofor, has charged Nigerians to brace up for more of such attacks. Prepare for more Boko Haram attacks - Ex-DSS boss. Some killed Boko Haram group. Mr Ejiofor who stated this in an ...
Nigeria: World Bank Loan for Rebuilding the North-EastAllAfrica.com
Who is afraid of peace in the North EastVanguard
Nigerian gunmen attack convoy on northeast highway, 7 killedBusiness Insider
Premium Times -Daily Post Nigeria -Irish Independent -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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APC clinches Etsako fed constituency by-election – Daily Trust


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APC clinches Etsako fed constituency by-election
Daily Trust
The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Johnson Oghuma, has emerged winner of the Etsako Federal Constituency by-election in Edo State. The seat became vacant after the former member of the House of Representatives representing the area, ...
APC candidate Oghuma wins Edo state bye electionVanguard
APC wins Edo federal legislative bye-election, loser to review outcomeGuardian
APC defeats PDP for Edo Reps seatNAIJ.COM
Premium Times -The Nation Newspaper -The News -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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FG donated $15m for Rivers helicopters – Amaechi – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

FG donated $15m for Rivers helicopters – Amaechi
Daily Trust
The Federal Government contributed $15 million to purchase of the two controversial surveillance helicopters by the Rivers State Government, during the tenure of former Governor Rotimi Amaechi. A statement by the Amaechi Media Office yesterday said the ...
Why Customs seized 2 armoured helicopters imported by Rivers Government – WikePremium Times
Helicopter drama: Seized aircraft bought by Amaechi, says WikeThe Punch
Customs seizes 2 helicopters at Lagos airport, hands them over to Air ForceVanguard
Naija News -SaharaReporters.com -NAIJ.COM -Daily Post Nigeria
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Court threatens to jail IG, AG, SSS DG over refusal to release El-Zakzaky – P.M. News


P.M. News

Court threatens to jail IG, AG, SSS DG over refusal to release El-Zakzaky
P.M. News
Sheikh-Ibraheem-El-Zakzaky, leader of Shiites in Kaduna The Federal High Court in Abuja has threatened to jail the Director General, State Security Service, SSS; Inspector General of Police and the Attorney General of the Federation, AG, over their ...
Court tells DSS: Release Zakzaky or be charged with contemptTheCable
Failure to release El Zak Zaky: Court threatens SSS DG with imprisonmentThe News

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Emir Of Kano Decries Poor Education System In Northern Nigeria – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Emir Of Kano Decries Poor Education System In Northern Nigeria
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Emir of Kano, Emir Sanusi Warns Against $30bn Foreign Loan The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi, has decried the high rate of illiteracy in the northern part of Nigeria. According to him, the situation is totally unacceptable if the region must catch up ...
Colonial masters refused to educate North – Emir SanusiDaily Trust
Stop hate preaching - Emir Sanusi warns Muslim clericsNAIJ.COM
Emir of Kano cautions Muslim clerics against using mosque as cover up to preach hateVanguard
Guardian -The Punch -Pulse Nigeria -TheCable
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Biafra, El-Zakzaky, And The Reincarnated Dictator By Emmanuel Ugwu – SaharaReporters.com


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Biafra, El-Zakzaky, And The Reincarnated Dictator By Emmanuel Ugwu
SaharaReporters.com
History teaches us that dictatorship rarely invades the society like a wild beast. It instructs that tyranny is often a homegrown monster. It's a tame, overindulged animal that evolves into bestiality. Nigeria is witnessing that ugly metamorphosis in ...
2019: Obasanjo goofed on his call for Igbo presidency – Guy IkokwuVanguard
Go back home and develop south-east, Charly Boy blasts Biafra agitatorsNAIJ.COM
An Igbo will become president somedayTheCable
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -YNaija -The News -Nigeria Today
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Army training exercises, operations help to curb criminality in 2016 – Buratai – Vanguard


The Nation Newspaper

Army training exercises, operations help to curb criminality in 2016 – Buratai
Vanguard
Abuja – The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, said the training exercises conducted by the Nigerian Army in 2016 helped to curb criminality and other nefarious activities during the period. Buratai made the remark on Saturday at the West ...
OPINION: Buratai and the politico man of the year awardNAIJ.COM

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Kaduna killings: Between sentiments and decisive action – National Accord


NIGERIAN TRIBUNE

Kaduna killings: Between sentiments and decisive action
National Accord
Nigerians should not comment on what they do not really have detail reports of, as this is largely responsible for the escalation of the situation. My findings so far show that everyone is talking from the position of strength. People are not talking ...
On the bloodbath in southern KadunaTheCable
“Hate” speech: Between Apostle Suleiman and the Sultan of SokotoVanguard
The trials of Apostle SulaimanNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky and Nigerian dictator Buhari – Ahlul Bayt News Agency: Providing Shia News (press release)


Ahlul Bayt News Agency: Providing Shia News (press release)

Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky and Nigerian dictator Buhari
Ahlul Bayt News Agency: Providing Shia News (press release)
History teaches us that dictatorship rarely invades the society like a wild beast. It instructs that tyranny is often a homegrown monster. It's a tame, overindulged animal that evolves into bestiality. (AhlulBayt News Agency) - Nigeria is witnessing ...

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Army training exercises, operations help to curb criminality in 2016 – Buratai – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Army training exercises, operations help to curb criminality in 2016 – Buratai
Daily Trust
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai said the various training exercises conducted by the Nigerian Army in 2016 helped to curb criminality and other nefarious activities during the period. Buratai made the remark on Saturday at the West ...

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Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Sunday morning – Daily Post Nigeria


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Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Sunday morning
Daily Post Nigeria
1. Following his controversial sermon where he asked members of his ministry to slaughter any Fulani Herdsmen seen within his church premises, the General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries Worldwide, Apostle Johnson Suleiman, has been invited by the ...
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Buhari Hasn't Convinced Nigerians He Passed School Certificate Examination – Junaid Mohammed
SaharaReporters.com
You once came out to accuse President Muhammadu Buhari of perpetuating the worst form of nepotism in Nigeria; do you still hold this view? by Punch Newspaper Jan 29, 2017. You once came out to accuse President Muhammadu Buhari of perpetuating ...
Senate Demands Fresh Report From DSS On Ibrahim MaguNigeria Today
Magu: The senate rigmaroleThe Nation Newspaper
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Report says Nigeria records 6258 hate speeches in six months – Guardian


Guardian

Report says Nigeria records 6258 hate speeches in six months
Guardian
The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), has revealed that 6,258 hate speeches were recorded between June and December 2016, stating it is not a good development for the country. The Senior Programme Officer of CITAD, Isah ...

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How VP Osinbajo runs Nigeria as Acting President – Vanguard


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How VP Osinbajo runs Nigeria as Acting President
Vanguard
Since stepping in as President and Commander-in-Chief in May, 2015, Muhammadu Buhari has gone on vacation abroad three times and consequently transfered the powers of his office to the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo. The last he did was on ...
Dele Momodu Writes On Buhari's Death RumourInformation Nigeria
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Nigeria: Rising Wave of Maritime Crimes Threat to Nigeria's Economy - OsinbajoAllAfrica.com

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Where does the road end for Ndume? – BusinessDay


BusinessDay

Where does the road end for Ndume?
BusinessDay
Will the sacked Senate Majority Leader, Ali Ndume, follow the path of Abudulmumin Jibrin who tried in vain to stage a comeback after his removal? The answer is not far-fetched. What transpired during the debate on general principles of the 2017 Budget ...
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Unitary federalism and its future in Nigeria – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Unitary federalism and its future in Nigeria
The Nation Newspaper
In recent times, no phrase or political terminology has been a greater source of pains and perplexity to Nigerians than the notion of unitary federalism. Federalism and all the ancillary benefits that may flow from it presupposes freely federating ...
2019: Obasanjo goofed on his call for Igbo presidency – Guy IkokwuVanguard

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Count Okowa out of planned protest against Uduaghan -Onuesoke – Vanguard


Vanguard

Count Okowa out of planned protest against Uduaghan -Onuesoke
Vanguard
A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State, Chief Sunny Onuesoke, has advised those linking Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to the planned protest against former Governor Emmanuel Udughan to count the governor out of the action.
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Fake 2017 UTME registration forms are in circulation, Registrar alerts Nigerians – BusinessDay


BusinessDay

Fake 2017 UTME registration forms are in circulation, Registrar alerts Nigerians
BusinessDay
Isiaq Oloyede, Registrar of the Joint Admissions Matriculation Board (JAMB) has alerted Nigerians on fake 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) registration forms that are in circulation, saying some unscrupulous people are already ...
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JAMB to raid cyber cafes across NigeriaPremium Times
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Onuesoke blasts Northern Govs over claims on incursion of foreign herdsmen – Vanguard


Premium Times

Onuesoke blasts Northern Govs over claims on incursion of foreign herdsmen
Vanguard
A chieftain of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State, Chief Sunny Onuesoke, has advised governors in the northern part of the country to protect Nigeria's border in their various states against the incursion of Senegalese and Mali herdsmen ...
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Yoruba group, Afenifere accuses Northern governors of protecting Fulani herdsmenNAIJ.COM
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Governor loses stolen $10m bailout funds to mistress – Vanguard


Vanguard

Governor loses stolen $10m bailout funds to mistress
Vanguard
A governor in one of Nigeria's oil producing states is under probe after $10 million he diverted from the bailout funds allocated to his state was hijacked by his America-based mistress. The unidentified governor had commissioned his mistress to help ...
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Presidency clarify its position on Babachir Lawal – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Presidency clarify its position on Babachir Lawal
NAIJ.COM
The presidency has given a clarification on the controversy surrounding the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Babachir David Lawal. Presidency clarify its position on Babachir Lawal. Babachir Lawal is a key ally of President Buhari.
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Biafran Market Onitsha on fire – Vanguard


Biafran Market Onitsha on fire
Vanguard
The Biafran Market in Onitsha is said to be on fire. The fire started about 40 minutes ago (about 10.15 pm). News about the inferno is scanty but sources said that the market is located inside or beside the G. Agofere Park along Sokoto Road, Onitsha.

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No difference between Buhari and Jonathan, both believe in self interest first – Balarebe Musa – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

No difference between Buhari and Jonathan, both believe in self interest first - Balarebe Musa
Daily Post Nigeria
Second Republic Governor of Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, has said President Muhammadu Buhari is not different from his predecessor, Goodluck Jonathan. The elder statesman said Buhari is not radical enough to continue to handle Nigeria.
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Boko Haram female bombers use babies to complete mission – Army reveals – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Boko Haram female bombers use babies to complete mission - Army reveals
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According to the Nigerian army Defence Headquarters (DHQ), female bombers belonging to Boko Haram in the north-east have found a way to escape detection from security operatives. Rabe Abubakar, the acting director of defence information says they ...
Defence headquarters exposes female suicide bombers' new tacticsNews24 Nigeria
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Abia Governorship : S’Court Grant Otti’s Application to Challenge Judgments – Nigeria Today


Nigeria Today

Abia Governorship : S'Court Grant Otti's Application to Challenge Judgments
Nigeria Today
The Supreme Court has given the governorship candidate of the All Progressive Alliance (APGA) in the 2015 election in Abia State, Dr. Alex Otti, the go ahead to appeal against judgments contesting the validity of Governor Okeize Ikpeazu's election.
Abia governorship tussle: Supreme Court grants Oti leave to appeal Ikpeazu's victoryPremium Times
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How Gunmen stormed Owerri High Court; killed 2, freed serial killer – Vanguard


NIGERIAN TRIBUNE

How Gunmen stormed Owerri High Court; killed 2, freed serial killer
Vanguard
IN what appeared like a Rambo movie, gunmen stormed the premises of Owerri High Court in Imo State yesterday, shooting at prison officials and rescuing their mentor, Chibueze Henry, a man simply identified as Vampire who is a notorious serial killer ...
Gunmen storm Owerri High Court, kill sixNews24 Nigeria
Gang storms Owerri court, kills 6, frees robbery suspectDaily Trust
Armed men storm Owerri High Court, escape with gang memberNAIJ.COM
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REVEALED: How state governments waste money – Vanguard


Vanguard

REVEALED: How state governments waste money
Vanguard
WHILE conventional wisdom suggests that the current economic crisis in Nigeria would naturally make state governors abandon the culture of wastefulness, findings showed that much is not being done in this regard. The situation which contradicts claims ...

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Why PDP can’t ditch Makarfi, Sheriff – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Why PDP can't ditch Makarfi, Sheriff
Daily Trust
By Saawua Terzungwe | Publish Date: Jan 28 2017 4:54AMMany people within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and other pundits believe the opposition party will never know peace until it kicks out its contentious leaders, Senators Ahmed Makarfi and Ali ...
Godswill Akpabio urges PDP governors to fight like FayoseNAIJ.COM
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Imo Air Abracadabra – Vanguard


Vanguard

Imo Air Abracadabra
Vanguard
“Take it or leave it, Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, like the late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, is a gifted orator. It can also be argued that Okorocha is a crowd psychologist”, one of his close aides told Saturday Vanguard in strict ...
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PDP attacks Okorocha over Imo Airline and 2019 electionNAIJ.COM
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2002 Ikeja Cantonment bomb blast: I was busy helping others not knowing my two children had died – The Punch


The Punch

2002 Ikeja Cantonment bomb blast: I was busy helping others not knowing my two children had died
The Punch
Sunday, January 27, 2002 was particularly a gloomy day for many families in Lagos State. The trouble, which eventually sent many to their graves prematurely, started around 5pm when there was a sudden explosion, akin to that of an earthquake. The loud ...
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Vanguard

We're working on how people can get back to their normal lives – Acting President, Osinbajo
Vanguard
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the Federal Government is “working on how people can get back to their normal lives.” He reiterated the Federal Government's commitment to restore normalcy to the lives of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs ...
UN Food agency hopes for continued US fundingPulse Nigeria
Osinbajo: It's tough to meet IDPs' needsDaily Trust
FG vows to restore normalcy to North East IDPsThe Nation Newspaper
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FG will restore normalcy to IDPS in northeast – AG. President Osinbajo – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

FG will restore normalcy to IDPS in northeast - AG. President Osinbajo
NAIJ.COM
Restoring normalcy to the lives of Internally Displaced Persons in the Northeast remains a firm commitment of the Federal Government, according to Ag. President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, said this earlier today during a ...
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Land Dispute: S/Court strikes out Lagos suit against FG – Vanguard


Daily Post Nigeria

Land Dispute: S/Court strikes out Lagos suit against FG
Vanguard
The Supreme Court on Friday struck out a land suit filed by the Lagos State Government against the Federal Government. The disputed land is No. 10 Gerald Road, Ikoyi, which the plaintiff had used as test case for many of such lands in Lagos. ADVERTISING.
Supreme Court strikes out FG's suit over its sold lands, houses in LagosThe Nation Newspaper
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Wage Bill Fraud: Local Government Administration Has Technically Collapsed In Bayelsa – Gov Dickson – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Wage Bill Fraud: Local Government Administration Has Technically Collapsed In Bayelsa – Gov Dickson
Leadership Newspapers
The Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson has declared that the local government administration in the state has collapsed under the heavy burden of payroll fraud and over bloated workforce. Governor Dickson, while speaking in government House ...
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Dickson: A rising star from the Niger Delta, by Daniel Iworiso-MarksonThe Eagle Online
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Osun NSCDC Gives Condition For Settlement Of Crisis With Peace Corps – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Osun NSCDC Gives Condition For Settlement Of Crisis With Peace Corps
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Osun NSCDC Gives Condition For Settlement Of Crisis With Peace Corps The Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Mr Ayodele Phillips, has insisted that he still has an axe to grind with the Osun Peace Corps of Nigeria, ...
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EFCC calls for women support in corruption fight – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

EFCC calls for women support in corruption fight
NAIJ.COM
Mr Ibrahim Magu who is the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has noted men are more corrupt than women based on the result of their investigations. This is coming a day after a Federal High Court in Ikeja found Mrs Ada ...
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NLC demands resignation of health minister Osagie Ehanire – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

NLC demands resignation of health minister Osagie Ehanire
NAIJ.COM
NLC has accused Osagie Ehanire of supporting the victimization of staff at the Federal Medical Centre, Owerri. Labour unions have called for the resignation of the minister of state Health, Osagie Ehanire for reinstating the managing director of the ...
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Arresting Apostle Johnson Suleman will create problems for Buhari – Group warns DSS – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Arresting Apostle Johnson Suleman will create problems for Buhari – Group warns DSS
Daily Post Nigeria
A group known as the Buhari Support Group, BSG, has warned the Department of State Services, DSS, against arresting the senior Pastor of the Omega Fire Ministries, OFM, Apostle Johnson Suleman, stressing that such action will spell doom for the current ...
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It’s absurd that ex-governors receive pension — Bankole-Hameed – Vanguard


Vanguard

It's absurd that ex-governors receive pension — Bankole-Hameed
Vanguard
Mr Shehu Bankole-Hameed, author, politician is a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Bankole-Hameed, a member of the Lagos Forum in this interview, lampoons former governors and their deputies who receive pension from the state coffers.

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Borno CSOs commend planned North East peace rally – The Eagle Online


Borno CSOs commend planned North East peace rally
The Eagle Online
Several Civil Society Organizations based in Borno State under the umbrella of Borno Civil Society Organizations for Peace, have thrown their weight behind the proposed North East Peace Rally by the North East Coalition Against Terrorism. It would be ...

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Borno CSOs commend planned North East peace rally – The Eagle Online


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Borno CSOs commend planned North East peace rally
The Eagle Online
Several Civil Society Organizations based in Borno State under the umbrella of Borno Civil Society Organizations for Peace, have thrown their weight behind the proposed North East Peace Rally by the North East Coalition Against Terrorism. It would be ...
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Governor Wike accused of chasing investors from Rivers – News24 Nigeria


News24 Nigeria

Governor Wike accused of chasing investors from Rivers
News24 Nigeria
Rivers - Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency Dr Dakuku Peterside, has blamed Governor Nyesom Wike of allegedly deterring investments and peace in the Rivers State. The latest accusation comes amid indications the ...
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Dasuki, Kanu: Reps to investigate DSS over disobedience of court orders – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Dasuki, Kanu: Reps to investigate DSS over disobedience of court orders
Daily Post Nigeria
The House of Representatives have resolved to investigate the Department of State Services, DSS, over its unlawful arrests, detention of Nigerians and refusal to obey court orders. The lawmakers took the decision following the decision of the secret ...
Reps set to probe DSS over Kanu and DasukiNAIJ.COM
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Ogun Assembly okays Amosun’s request to borrow N65.7bn for capital projects – WorldStage


WorldStage

Ogun Assembly okays Amosun's request to borrow N65.7bn for capital projects
WorldStage
WorldStage Newsonline-- Ogun State House of Assembly has approved a request by Governor Ibikunle Amosun to obtain N65.7bn credit facility as part revenue to finance capital projects captured in the 2017 Appropriation Bill earlier approved. The approval ...
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Ogun Assembly approves Amosun's N65.7bn loan requestVanguard
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Top actress accused of having slept with Yahya Jammeh for $1.5M – YEN.COM.GH


YEN.COM.GH

Top actress accused of having slept with Yahya Jammeh for $1.5M
YEN.COM.GH
Kemi Olunloyo, a controversial Nigerian journalist, based in the United States has made some damning allegations against popular Nollywood actress, Angela Okerie. Get more latest news here. Kemi Olunloyo. According to the journalist, Ms. Okorie ...

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Senate to get 2017 budget in three weeks – BusinessDay


BusinessDay

Senate to get 2017 budget in three weeks
BusinessDay
Senate President Bukola Saraki has tasked the Appropriations Committee to submit the report on the 2017 budget in three weeks. This comes as a public hearing on the budget has been slated for February 7th and 8th 2017. The Senate has also suspended ...
Saraki gives Ndume new rolePremium Times
Budget 2017: Senate suspends plenary for 3 weeksVanguard
Nigeria's record 2017 budget passes second readingNaija247news
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NLC, TUC differ over call for Buhari to address the nation – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

NLC, TUC differ over call for Buhari to address the nation
NAIJ.COM
The Nigeria Labour Congress has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to come out and address the nation so as to dispel rumour about his death. Since his trip to the UK, there has been rumour circulating about the president's state of health and alleged ...
Nobody will compel Buhari to speak amid health 'rumours' – AidePremium Times
Buhari must speak to Nigerians to refute death rumor - NLCDaily Post Nigeria
POLL: Should Buhari send a video message to Nigerians?TheCable
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Petrol station fire kills 2, injures 7 in Ogun – Vanguard


Vanguard

Petrol station fire kills 2, injures 7 in Ogun
Vanguard
ABEOKUTA—There was pandemonium in Adigbe area, Abeokuta, Ogun State, yesterday morning, as a filing station, belonging to Rabeng Petroleum, went up in flames, killing two persons while seven others, including a seven-year-old boy, were critically ...
Fire kills two, razes filling station, shops in OgunThe Eagle Online
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Petrol station fire kills 2, injure 7Premium Times
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Ondo: Intrigues as Akeredolu’s residence becomes political Mecca – Vanguard


Vanguard

Ondo: Intrigues as Akeredolu's residence becomes political Mecca
Vanguard
ALL is still not well within the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ondo State even after its victory in the November 26 governorship election. The hijacking of the soul of the party in the state by the Abuja cabals has reared it's head again in the ...
Akeredolu, high expectations and reality of economic recessionGuardian

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Uyo church building collapse: CSNAC demands prosecution of church leadership – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Uyo church building collapse: CSNAC demands prosecution of church leadership
The Eagle Online
Nearly two months after the collapse of Reigners' Bible Church building in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, which claimed not less than 26 lives and injuring many others, the Civil Society Network Against Corruption has urged the Federal Government to prosecute ...
Nigeria: Uyo Church Collapse - Gunmen Shoot Lead LawyerAllAfrica.com
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Dana Airline To Operate New Imo Aircraft – The Tide


Dana Airline To Operate New Imo Aircraft
The Tide
The Imo State Government is set to launch Imo Air to be operated by Dana Airline, in a partnership deal. Dana Airline Communications Manager, Mr Kingsley Ezenwa, made this known in a statement in Lagos, last Tuesday. According to Ezenwa, Governor ...

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SUBSIDY FRAUD: Ontario Oil MD, others bag 69 years in jail – Vanguard


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SUBSIDY FRAUD: Ontario Oil MD, others bag 69 years in jail
Vanguard
Lagos—Justice Lateefa Okunnu of an Ikeja High Court yesterday sentenced the Managing Director of Ontario Oil and Gas Limited, Mrs Adaoha Ugo-Nnadi to 10 years in prison for defrauding the Federal Government of N754 million in oil subsidy transactions.
Oil marketer jailed 69 years, to return N754m to FGThe Punch
N1.9bn subsidy fraud: Why Ontario Oil MD bagged 10 years — CourtDaily Trust
Fuel subsidy fraudsters sentenced to 10-years imprisonmentNAIJ.COM
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Northern governors and rulers: What next? – Vanguard


Vanguard

Northern governors and rulers: What next?
Vanguard
In what has become a perennial tradition, Governors of 19 Northern States met in Kaduna between Monday and Tuesday to again moan what they have repeatedly lamented as the worsening fortunes of the North. By Luka Binniyat. What was a periodic ...
Good morning, Northern leadersThe Nation Newspaper
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Alleged inflation of N2.4bn contracts: Senate probes Power, Works and Housing ministry, BPP – Vanguard


Vanguard

Alleged inflation of N2.4bn contracts: Senate probes Power, Works and Housing ministry, BPP
Vanguard
ABUJA— THE Senate, yesterday, asked its Committees on Public Procurement and Works to, as a matter of urgency, investigate alleged irregularities in awards and inflation of two contract sums which show excess of N2.4 billion by the Ministry of Power, ...
Nigeria: Senate Probes BPP Over Contracts InflationAllAfrica.com
Senate probes BPP over alleged N2.4b contract inflationGuardian
Senate probes alleged irregularities in award of road contracts by BPPThe Nation Newspaper
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Land border car import ban to stop illegal arms influx – Customs CG – Vanguard


Pulse Nigeria

Land border car import ban to stop illegal arms influx – Customs CG
Vanguard
ABUJA— The Comptroller-General, CG, of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Col. Hameed Ali (retd), revealed,Thursday, that the ban of importation of cars through the nation's land borders was specifically to stop illegal arms smuggling into the country.
Hameed Ali Customs proposes N900bn revenue target for 2017Pulse Nigeria
Ali: smugglers import arms, ammunition via land bordersThe Nation Newspaper

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Nigeria’s fiscal policy does not mesh with monetary policy – The News


The News

Nigeria's fiscal policy does not mesh with monetary policy
The News
I am honored to address the National Defence College and you, the participants in Course 25. I thank the Commandant, Rear Admiral Alade, and the staff of this esteemed institution for the privilege to deliver this lecture. The Defence College has a ...
Boko Haram war in NigeriaThe Punch
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$1.1b Scam: Court orders forfeiture of Malabu oil block – WorldStage


WorldStage

$1.1b Scam: Court orders forfeiture of Malabu oil block
WorldStage
WorldStage Newsonline-- Justice James Tsoho of the Federal High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja today ordered the ceding of control of the lucrative oil block, Oil Prospecting License (OPL) 245, to the Federal Government pending investigation and ...

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Nigeria court orders temporary forfeiture of Shell, Eni oilfield in corruption probe – Daily Mail


The Nation Newspaper

Nigeria court orders temporary forfeiture of Shell, Eni oilfield in corruption probe
Daily Mail
ABUJA, Jan 26 (Reuters) - A Nigerian court has ordered the temporary forfeiture of assets and the transfer of operations of a long-disputed oilfield owned by Shell and Eni , among others, to the federal government, court papers showed. The court orders ...
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Ex-Minister, Jerry Gana calls for true federalism, 2014 confab implementation – Vanguard


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Ex-Minister, Jerry Gana calls for true federalism, 2014 confab implementation
Vanguard
Former Minister of Information and Orientation and present Pro-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, UNILAG, Professor Jerry Gana, yesterday in Lagos called for a United Nigeria, adding that the Federal Government should practice true federalism and ...
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Emir hands over 3 Boko Haram suspects to military – Vanguard


Information Nigeria

Emir hands over 3 Boko Haram suspects to military
Vanguard
The Nigerian Army on Thursday said it had taken into custody three suspected Boko Haram terrorists handed over to it by Zurmi Emirate Council in Zamfara. Col. Abdullahi Adamu, the Commanding Officer, 223 Light Tank Battalion of Tactical Operation Unit, ...
3 Boko Haram suspects arrested in Zamfara, handed over to ArmyNAIJ.COM

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Ekiti PDP Crisis: Court verdict causes ripples among party members – Vanguard


Daily Post Nigeria

Ekiti PDP Crisis: Court verdict causes ripples among party members
Vanguard
The verdict of the Federal High Court, Ado-Ekiti which on Wednesday, ordered the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) to recognize the anti-Governor Ayo Fayose faction of the state's Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)'s executive, as authentic, has ...
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Lagos launches first online platform to interact with citizens – Vanguard


Vanguard

Lagos launches first online platform to interact with citizens
Vanguard
The Lagos State Government on Thursday launched a mobile app to facilitate interaction and provision of services between government and the citizens from the comfort of their homes and offices without necessarily paying a visit to government ...
Lagos Govt. to launch Citizens Gate Portal on MondayBusinessDay
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Igbo political battle: NCP presidential candidate speaks on OBJ, IBB support for Igbos – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Igbo political battle: NCP presidential candidate speaks on OBJ, IBB support for Igbos
NAIJ.COM
Chief Martin Onovo, the 2015 Presidential candidate of the National Conscience Party (NCP), has commended ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo's call for Igbo Presidency in 2019. Onovo, in an interview on Thursday, Januray 26, in Lagos, also commended ...
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