Monthly Archives: March 2017

Navy To Adopt New Strategy In Destruction Of Illegal Refineries – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Navy To Adopt New Strategy In Destruction Of Illegal Refineries
CHANNELS TELEVISION
navy The NNS pathfinder of the Nigerian Navy in Port Harcourt, Rivers state, has continued to destroy illegal refineries in its area of operation in the Niger Delta. The method of destruction, through burning and the activities of the operators of the ...
Navy Cotinue Crackdown On Illegal Refineries In DeltaThe Tide

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Paediatric Association of Nigeria Gifts Best Graduating Student UNIPORT N250 Only – Nigerian Bulletin


Nigerian Bulletin

Paediatric Association of Nigeria Gifts Best Graduating Student UNIPORT N250 Only
Nigerian Bulletin
Miss Joy Omubo, Best Student in Paediatric at the University of Port Harcourt, was allegedly awarded a meagre N250 by the Paediatric Association of Nigeria. Dr. Tuoyo Fregene, a Twitter user who claimed to have graduated in the same set with Omubo ...
Best Graduating Student In Paediatrics Awarded N250!The Whistler

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Abuldmumin Jibrin advises Buhari on how to tackle impunity in National Assembly – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Abuldmumin Jibrin advises Buhari on how to tackle impunity in National Assembly
NAIJ.COM
Suspended member of the House of Representatives, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to quickly ensure that at least one principal officer of the National Assembly is arrested, arraigned, handcuffed and jailed if he is to be ...
BREAKING: Resign now, Nigerian lawmaker tells BuhariPremium Times
Why history won't forgive Buhari's inaction on issues affecting Nigerians – JibrinNaija247news
Jibrin - History May Never Forget BuhariNigerian Bulletin

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Yobe students emerge winners of 2017 JETs competition – Daily Trust


NIGERIAN TRIBUNE

Yobe students emerge winners of 2017 JETs competition
Daily Trust
The students of Government Secondary School Nguru, Yobe state, have won the first position of the National Junior Engineers, Technicians and scientist (JETs) competition for the year 2017. The competition, which has representation of successful schools ...
Governor Gaidam Re-opens Katarko Bridge In YobeAfrica Independent Television
[ March 31, 2017 ] Yobe approves N1.196bn as payment of gratuities Latest NewsNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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2019 elections: Senate makes 7 amendments to Nigeria’s electoral act – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

2019 elections: Senate makes 7 amendments to Nigeria's electoral act
NAIJ.COM
As 2019 elections draws closer, the Nigerian Senate has made moves to amend the existing electoral law, Electoral Act 2010. The Senate on Thursday, March 30, passed the bill for the amendment of the Electoral Act 2010. The amendments were part of the ...
Senate Lawmakers amend Electoral ActPulse Nigeria
Buhari submits names of Abia, Imo, Ondo NDDC nominees to SenateDaily Post Nigeria
2019: Senate okays card reader, electronic votingVanguard
CHANNELS TELEVISION -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -AllAfrica.com -Daily Trust
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Magu demands 5bn compensation from Sun newspaper – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Magu demands 5bn compensation from Sun newspaper
NAIJ.COM
The acting chairman of the EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has said neither he nor his wife owns any property in Maitama. The acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, is demanding N5 billion naira compensation ...
Magu slams N5bn suit on Sun Newspaper over alleged Abuja mansionsDaily Post Nigeria
Magu seeks N5bn compensation for libel from NewspaperDaily Trust
Ibrahim Magu Demands N5bn Compensation from Sun Newspaper over “libellous imputations and statements”Bella Naija
BuzzNigeria.com
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United Kingdom deports 23 Nigerians for various offences – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

United Kingdom deports 23 Nigerians for various offences
NAIJ.COM
Twenty-three Nigerians have been deported by the government of the United Kingdom for committing immigration-related offences in the country. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the deportees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International ...
UK deports 23 Nigerians over immigration offencesThe Punch
Deportation: 23 Nigerians Deported From UK For Immigration OffencesBuzzNigeria.com
British government deports 23 NigeriansNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
Xinhua
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Exposed! Buhari’s ministerial nominee already an ambassador designate – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Exposed! Buhari's ministerial nominee already an ambassador designate
NAIJ.COM
One of the two persons President Muhammadu Buhari nominated for ministerial positions on Wednesday march 28, Suleiman Hassan, is the same person the president chose in January from Gombe state as one of his 46 non-career ambassadorial nominees ...
Senate welcomes Buhari's moves to make peaceDaily Post Nigeria
Nigeria's Territorial Integrity And The Buhari CovenantLeadership Newspapers
Nigeria Senate hijacked by CabalsInformation Nigeria
Vanguard -TV360 -Ventures Africa -Naija247news
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IPOB reveals why Nnamdi Kanu is still incacerated – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

IPOB reveals why Nnamdi Kanu is still incacerated
NAIJ.COM
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has said the continued incarceration of its leader and Director of Radio Biafra, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu is not because of any alleged offense he was said to have committed, but to impress President Muhammadu Buhari.

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Abacha did not loot Nigeria’s money – Bamaiyi – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Abacha did not loot Nigeria's money - Bamaiyi
Daily Post Nigeria
Former Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. General Ishaya Bamaiyi has insisted that his then principal, General Sani Abacha, did not loot Nigeria's treasury. Bamaiyi said the stories of Abacha's loot was a creation of the Nigerian media. He stated this ...
Ishaya Bamaiyi Ex-Army Chief explains how Abacha saved funds to buy arms for peacekeeping missionPulse Nigeria
Military's incursion in politics misguided - Gowon confessesNAIJ.COM
Nothing like Abacha loot, it is a media creation – BamayiVanguard
TheCable -The Eagle Online -Daily Trust -Nigerian Bulletin
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Rep arraigned for certificate forgery – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Rep arraigned for certificate forgery
The Eagle Online
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Thursday arraigned a serving member of the House of Representatives, Nse Bassey Ekpenyong, before Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State on a nine-count ...
EFCC arraigns A'Ibom Rep for certificate forgeryInformation Nigeria
Reps member Nse Ekpeyong accused of certificate forgery sent to prisonNAIJ.COM
Nigeria: Federal Lawmaker Arraigned for Certificate 'Forgery'AllAfrica.com
Daily Post Nigeria -Vanguard -Guardian -The Streetjournal
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The Senate’s spats – Vanguard


Vanguard

The Senate's spats
Vanguard
WHEN senators on Tuesday decided to turn away President Muhammadu Buhari's 27 nominees for appointment as Resident Electoral Commissioners, RECs, they inevitably showed to all that they have had their fill of what many of them have long ...
Senate has no powers to summon Sagay - HonNAIJ.COM
Ndume's suspension by the Senate is illegal - FalanaDaily Post Nigeria
Senate lacks powers to 'summon' Sagay — SERAPPremium Times
BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog) -SaharaReporters.com -THISDAY Newspapers -The Nation Newspaper
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Reps battle Transport minister over infrastructure in South East – Vanguard


Reps battle Transport minister over infrastructure in South East
Vanguard
THE Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Ports, Harbours and Waterways, Dr. Patrick Asadu, has decried the lack of investment in transportation infrastructure in the south eastern part of Nigeria. Asadu also frowned at the neglect of ...

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NNPC N11bn debt: DSS quizzes Ifeanyi Ubah – YNaija


YNaija

NNPC N11bn debt: DSS quizzes Ifeanyi Ubah
YNaija
The Department of State Services (DSS) on Thursday quizzed the Group Managing Director of Capital Oil and Gas Limited, Ifeanyi Ubah, over an allegation by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation that its N11bn worth of Premium Motor Spirit stored ...
Dr. Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah Debunks Rumors of DSS ArrestInformation Nigeria
Why DSS Arrested and Interrogated Anambra Billionaire, Ifeanyi UbahNigeria Today
DSS arrests Ifeanyi UbahDaily Post Nigeria
NAIJ.COM -360Nobs.com -SaharaReporters.com -THISDAY Newspapers
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NAHCON allocates 2677 Hajj seats to Jigawa – Vanguard


Guardian

NAHCON allocates 2677 Hajj seats to Jigawa
Vanguard
National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has allocated 2,677 Hajj seat for the 2017 Hajj exercise to Jigawa state, the Executive Secretary of Jigawa State Pilgrims and Welfare Board, Alhaji Muhammad Sani Alhassan has said. ADVERTISING.
NAHCON introduces online registration for 2017 hajjGuardian

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Emir of Kano advocates respect for wives – Vanguard


Vanguard

Emir of Kano advocates respect for wives
Vanguard
KANO—THE Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II, has said justice, fairness, respect and mutual understanding between couples are the only solutions to the problems bedevilling the institution of marriage in the country. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by ...
Lassa fever kills 8 persons in KanoGistmaster (blog)
Treat Your Wives With Respect, Emir Of Kano Urges Muslim FaithfulThe Whistler

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Reps indict Buhari, HoS over elongation of PermSec’s tenure – Vanguard


Vanguard

Reps indict Buhari, HoS over elongation of PermSec's tenure
Vanguard
ABUJA — The House of Representatives Committee on Basic Education, yesterday indicted President Muhammadu Buhari and Head of Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, over tenure elongation for Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, ...
House of Reps overturn Buhari's extension of permanent secretary's tenureNAIJ.COM
Reps say Buhari lacks power to extend perm sec tenureInformation Nigeria
Nigeria: Reps Order Ex-Permanent Secretary to Return 1 Year SalaryAllAfrica.com
Daily Post Nigeria -THISDAY Newspapers -News Ghana -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Afenifere: The Yoruba voice fighting a regional battle – Vanguard


Vanguard

Afenifere: The Yoruba voice fighting a regional battle
Vanguard
IT is no longer news that the pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere is in the vanguard of championing the cause of the South West. Majority of Yoruba people of the South-West see the Afenifere as a legitimate force to serve the region's ...
Commission of enquiry visits Ile-ife over crisisDaily Post Nigeria
Ile Ife clash panel begins workPremium Times
Ooni Of Ife Cautions Against Incisive WordsCHANNELS TELEVISION
The Nation Newspaper -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Sukuk bond: Aregbesola’s vindication – The Nation Newspaper


Nigeria Today

Sukuk bond: Aregbesola's vindication
The Nation Newspaper
When Governor Aregbesola began moves to introduce the Islamic bond, the product attracted so much anger in the Christian fold to the extent that the achievements Governor Aregbesola made in Osun State almost fizzled out. Some of his critics reasoned ...
APC gives conditions for Aregbesola's successor in 2018Guardian

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Olanusi: Former d-gov impeached by Assembly, restored by court – Vanguard


Vanguard

Olanusi: Former d-gov impeached by Assembly, restored by court
Vanguard
TO many political observers, the impeachment of the 75-year-old former deputy governor of Ondo State, Alhaji Ali Olanusi, by the state House of Assembly two years ago was justified. Reason was that he defected to the then opposition All Progressives ...

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ABU VC should have rejected Senate’s invitation over Dino Melaye’s academic status – CACOL – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

ABU VC should have rejected Senate's invitation over Dino Melaye's academic status - CACOL
Daily Post Nigeria
The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL) has said the Vice-Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria, Prof Ibrahim Garba, should have rejected the invitation made to him by the Senate to appear before its committee to prove ...
The Story Of One Dino Of ABULeadership Newspapers
Ndume's suspension illegal - CASER tells SenateNAIJ.COM
Ndume: Groups call for immediate removal of SarakiVanguard
The Nation Newspaper -Premium Times -Daily Trust -TheCable
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APC To PDP: We Have Not Forgotten Your Plethora Of Iniquities – Leadership Newspapers


NIGERIAN TRIBUNE

APC To PDP: We Have Not Forgotten Your Plethora Of Iniquities
Leadership Newspapers
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that despite the silence of Nigerians to what transpired in the days when the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) were in government, they have not the “plethora of iniquities” of the then administration. The ...
No 'Manna' Can Fall From Heaven With Buhari In Government By Adewale GiwaSaharaReporters.com
PDP left Nigeria in ruins — APCDaily Trust
PDP accuses APC of destroying Nigeria in 24 monthsNAIJ.COM
TheCable -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -THISDAY Newspapers -Stears News
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Ambode inherited debt from his successors – Tinubu – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

Ambode inherited debt from his successors – Tinubu
Information Nigeria
Former Governor of Lagos State and the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Wednesday said the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, inherited a lot of debt from the previous administrations. Tinubu, who ...
You have performed well as Lagos governor, Tinubu tells AmbodePremium Times
Tinubu: Ambode is Performing well Despite Inheriting a Huge DebtBella Naija
Ambode Inherited N418.2 Bn Debt From Fashola – TinubuThe Streetjournal
The Nation Newspaper -Nigerian Observer -Guardian -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Tinubu at 65: How I joined politics – Naija247news


Naija247news

Tinubu at 65: How I joined politics
Naija247news
Former governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, turns 64. He tells his story in this interview with TheNEWS. Q: How do you feel about your birthday, especially with the political turbulence you had to go through, starting from the NADECO ...
Ooni celebrates Tinubu at 65The Eagle Online
Tinubu at 65: My close shaves with death and other strugglesThe News
Asiwaju at 65, the selfless life of a leaderGuardian

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Kidnappers abducts Lawyer, Sergeant and 3 others – Information Nigeria


Vanguard

Kidnappers abducts Lawyer, Sergeant and 3 others
Information Nigeria
The Police has declared the ring leader of a kidnap group in Lagos One Tallest, wanted by the police for allegedly orchestrating the abduction of a female police Sergeant, a lawyer and three others. According to reports Tallest and his members ...
20-year-old kidnapper, 2 others arrested in Lagos as they try to escape with ransom moneyNAIJ.COM
Epe kidnap suspects nabbedVanguard
Police arrest kidnappers of Lawyer, Sergeant who collected N5.2m ransomThe Eagle Online
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -Guardian -The Nation Newspaper
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Court grants Peace Corp commandant N10m bail – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Court grants Peace Corp commandant N10m bail
The Eagle Online
The Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday granted Dickson Akor, the National Commandant, Peace Corp of Nigeria, bail in the sum of N10 million. In his ruling, the trial judge, Justice John Tsoho, said the court was inclined to grant the bail to the ...
Alleged N1.4bn fraud: FG docks Peace Corps boss, Akor, on 90-count chargeVanguard
Commandant of the Peace Corps of Nigeria granted N10 millionInformation Nigeria
Court grants bail to Peace Corps boss, Dickson AkohDaily Post Nigeria
NAIJ.COM -Pulse Nigeria -The Streetjournal -AllAfrica.com
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I’m not surprised workers want Buhari to sack me – Lai Mohammed – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

I'm not surprised workers want Buhari to sack me - Lai Mohammed
Daily Post Nigeria
Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has said that he is not surprised that workers in his ministry are calling on President Muhammadu Buari to sack him. He, however, insisted that due to inadequate resources, there was a limit the ...
Workers protest bad welfare at information ministryNAIJ.COM
Workers protest alleged neglect by Lai Mohammed, PermSecVanguard
FG can't sustain your old extravagant lifestyles – Lai Mohammed blasts protesting workersTheNewsGuru
Daily Trust -The Whistler -Nigeria Today
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Revealing Buhari’s health expenses may endanger national security – Lai Mohammed – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Revealing Buhari's health expenses may endanger national security - Lai Mohammed
Daily Post Nigeria
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has claimed that disclosing the amount spent on President Muhammadu Buhari's medical vacation in the UK, may jeopardise national security. Mohammed stated this while briefing State House ...
President Buhari cancels medical trip to UKNAIJ.COM
No disclosing amount spent on Buhari's medical trips – FGVanguard
We won't disclose Buhari's medical bills –FGInformation Nigeria
SaharaReporters.com -Pulse Nigeria -Daily Trust -Nigerian Bulletin
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2015 presidential campaign: How Dokpesi got N2.1bn in 3 months —Witness – Vanguard


The Nation Newspaper

2015 presidential campaign: How Dokpesi got N2.1bn in 3 months —Witness
Vanguard
ABUJA — A banker, Mrs. Zainab Ibrahim-Kokobili, yesterday, narrated before the Federal High Court in Abuja, how Chairman emeritus of DAAR Communications Plc, High Chief Raymond Dokpesi, got N2.1 billion from Office of the National Security Adviser, ...
Dasukigate: Dokpesi received N2.1 billion from ONSA – Bank OfficerPremium Times
Dokpesi received N2.1b from Sambo Dasuki in just 3 months - witnessNAIJ.COM
How Dokpesi's DAAR Communications Got Over N2.1bn From ONSA - WitnessSaharaReporters.com
BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog) -The Streetjournal -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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DTHA Speaker, Rep pass confidence vote on Okowa – Vanguard


Vanguard

DTHA Speaker, Rep pass confidence vote on Okowa
Vanguard
SPEAKER, Delta State House of Assembly, Mr. Monday Igbuya, representing Sapele Local Government Area and House of Representatives member, representing Ethiope Federal constituency, Lovette Idisi, have passed a confidence vote on the Delta State ...

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FG summons Indian High Commissioner over attack on students – Vanguard


Vanguard

FG summons Indian High Commissioner over attack on students
Vanguard
Abuja – The Federal Government on Wednesday asked Indian Government to ensure the immediate arrest and prosecution of those responsible for attacks of Nigerian students in an Indian university. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Amb.
Presidency begs Nigerians in India to stay calm over attacksDaily Post Nigeria
Metro Presidency Reacts to Attack on Nigerians in IndiaNigerian Bulletin
Xenophobia: Presidential Aide Calls For JusticeP.M. News
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Honour for Okebukola, others at LASU convocation – The Nation Newspaper


Guardian

Honour for Okebukola, others at LASU convocation
The Nation Newspaper
When former National Universities Commission (NUC) Executive Secretary Prof Peter Okebukola, stepped forward to receive the Lagos State University (LASU) Distinguished Professor's Award at the insitution's 21st convocation last week, he was not only ...
Ambode pledges 6000-capacity hostel for LASU studentsGuardian

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Ife crisis: War is bad, civilized people should avoid promotion of conflicts – Aregbesola – Vanguard


Vanguard

Ife crisis: War is bad, civilized people should avoid promotion of conflicts – Aregbesola
Vanguard
Governor Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State has said that civilized people should avoid destructive actions and promotion of conflicts. Aregbesola speaking at the inauguration of a six-man commission of inquiry into the civil disturbances in Ile-Ife ...
Ile Ife Killings: You Are Sectional , Biased, Afenifere Accuses PoliceLeadership Newspapers
Femi Fani-Kayode: The enemy within and the cold-blooded threat from Arewa [PART1]Daily Post Nigeria
Ife crisis: Let peace reign, Ooni tells Afenifere, Hausa leadersPremium Times
THISDAY Newspapers -Pulse Nigeria -The Nation Newspaper -NAIJ.COM
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FG Says It Cannot Disclosed Amounts Spent To Treat President Buhari In UK – Independent Television and Radio


Independent Television and Radio

FG Says It Cannot Disclosed Amounts Spent To Treat President Buhari In UK
Independent Television and Radio
The federal government says it cannot divulge information on amount spent to threat President Muhammadu Buhari during his long stay in the United Kingdom. Information minister Lai Mohammed who spoke to journalists after the federal executive council ...

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Customs redeploys 337 Assistant Comptrollers – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Customs redeploys 337 Assistant Comptrollers
Daily Post Nigeria
Comptroller-General of Customs Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (Rtd) has approved the redeployment of 337 Assistant Comptrollers of Customs to various Commands across the country with immediate effect. Abubakar Dalhatu, Customs Deputy Public Relations, ...
Nigeria Customs redeploys 337 assistant comptrollersPremium Times
Customs boss confirms Attah substantive PRO, redeploys assistant comptrollersThe Nation Newspaper
Metro Nigeria Customs: Hammed Ali Redeploys 337 Assistant ComptrollersNigerian Bulletin

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Buhari raises committee to end rift with Senate – Daily Trust


TheCable

Buhari raises committee to end rift with Senate
Daily Trust
By Isiaka Wakili | Publish Date: Mar 29 2017 7:17PMPresident Muhammadu Buhari has raised a committee to resolve the perennial rift between the executive and the legislature. facebook · twitter · goolge plus · linkdin; like (0 Likes). Buhari raises ...
OP-UNEDITED | El-Rufai's Letter: The Message or the Messenger? – By May UbekuSIGNAL (press release)
FG Says It Cannot Disclosed Amounts Spent To Treat President Buhari In UKIndependent Television and Radio

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Governor Ambode has made me proud – Tinubu admits – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Governor Ambode has made me proud - Tinubu admits
NAIJ.COM
Still basking in the euphoria of his 65th birthday celebration, the national leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Wednesday, March 29 revealed one of his greatest fears in 2015. Governor Ambode has made me proud ...
Tinubu lauds Ambode's performance despite inheriting huge debtThe Nation Newspaper
Tinubu at 65, says we must patronise made in Nigeria productsVanguard
Tinubu at 65: My close shaves with death and other strugglesThe News
Daily Post Nigeria -Pulse Nigeria -http://www.newmail-ng.com/ (satire) (press release) (subscription) (blog) -Nigerian Observer
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BREAKING: Ex-SSS official who ‘stole’ N310 million allegedly belonging to Saraki arrested by police – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

BREAKING: Ex-SSS official who 'stole' N310 million allegedly belonging to Saraki arrested by police
NAIJ.COM
The police have arrested Abdulrasheed Maigari a 35-year-old man who was former operative of the State Security Service (SSS) who was dismissed from the service over his alleged robbery of a bureau de change operator. BREAKING: Ex-SSS official who ...
Ex-DSS staff member, kidnap suspects in police netP.M. News
Police parade former DSS personnel for 'kidnapping, robbery'The Nation Newspaper
Police arrest 11 suspected kidnappers of former GM of PAN in AbujaDaily Trust
Nigeria Today -Nigerian Bulletin -YNaija
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Customs makes u-turn, says vehicles seized does not belong to Senator – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Customs makes u-turn, says vehicles seized does not belong to Senator
Daily Post Nigeria
Nigerian Customs Service has denied that the service seized vehicles belonging to a Senator in Kano. This is in sharp contrast to confirmation by the Compliance Task Force Zonal Commander, Bala Dole, that the unit set up by the Controller General ...
NCS denies seizing vehicles from Senator in KanoVanguard
Customs says recovered vehicle not owned by any senatorTV360
Customs contradicts own commander, says seized vehicles not owned by any senatorTheCable
NAIJ.COM -The News -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -The Nation Newspaper
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Ondo council dissolution: Balarabe challenges judge for imposing lawyer on party – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Ondo council dissolution: Balarabe challenges judge for imposing lawyer on party
Daily Post Nigeria
There was a mild drama at an Akure High Court yesterday on Wednesday as a former governor of Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa accused Justice S.A Sidiq of imposing lawyer on his party, the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP). Musa who is the National ...
Shouting Match in Court as Balarabe Musa Accuses Judge of Imposing Lawyer on PRPTHISDAY Newspapers
Balarabe Musa tackles judge in courtThe Nation Newspaper

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Imo Assembly rushes plenary session, rejects Rochas’s transitional c’tee – Vanguard


Vanguard

Imo Assembly rushes plenary session, rejects Rochas's transitional c'tee
Vanguard
Speaker Imo state House of Assembly, Mr. Acho Ihim, Wednesday, hurried his colleagues to make snappy their presentation due to an unconducive nature of the chamber. “Members please be fast in your presentation you can see that everybody is sweating ...

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Oby Ezekwesili spits fire, says National Assembly has impoverished Nigerians – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Oby Ezekwesili spits fire, says National Assembly has impoverished Nigerians
NAIJ.COM
Former Minister of Education and BringBackOurGirls lead convener, Oby Ezekwesili has blasted the Nigerian Senate and the House of Representatives. Oby Ezekwesili spits fire, says National Assembly has impoverished Nigerians. Former minister of ...
NASS collecting more than N100 billion annually to produce comedy, scandals – Obi EzekwesiliDaily Post Nigeria
Ezekwesili : 'Senators are joking with Nigeria's future,' Ex-minister saysPulse Nigeria
Be laughing while NASS joke with your future, Ezekwesili tells NigeriansThe Punch
TheCable -Nigerian Bulletin -YNaija
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Nigeria’s territorial integrity and the Buhari covenant – Vanguard


The Nation Newspaper

Nigeria's territorial integrity and the Buhari covenant
Vanguard
Some Nigerians have just been awakened to consciousness that Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari, would forever remain evergreen in the memory of Nigerian masses among the chronology of our leaders since independence. Mouthing his difference ...
Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Wednesday morningDaily Post Nigeria
Borno declares December 22 'Sambisa Memorial Day'NAIJ.COM
Nigeria Admits Boko Haram Leader Abubakar Shekau Is Alive After Years of Death ClaimsNewsweek
The Eagle Online -Premium Times -AllAfrica.com -UPI.com
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Fiscal federalism true solution to Nigeria’s problems, says ex-Gov. Attah – Vanguard


Vanguard

Fiscal federalism true solution to Nigeria's problems, says ex-Gov. Attah
Vanguard
UYO-Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Arc. (Obong) Victor Attah has again said that, unless Nigeria adopts the true fiscal federalism system, the country would continue to wallow in its current challenges and heading towards disintegration.
Except we establish true federalism, we will soon kiss Nigeria goodbye - AttahNAIJ.COM
Victor Attah : Fiscal federalism true solution to Nigeria's problems, says ex-GovPulse Nigeria
Nigeria'll Break Up, Unless… -Victor AttahThe Tide
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India: African students hospitalized in roving mob attacks – CNN


CNN

India: African students hospitalized in roving mob attacks
CNN
New Delhi (CNN) Africans living in northern India are locking themselves indoors in terror after a spate of mob attacks left several hospitalized. Multiple attacks on Kenyan and Nigerian students have been reported this week in Greater Noida, around 18 ...
NCR: Kenyan woman thrashed in Greater Noida, third recent attack on AfricansFirstpost
African Student Pulled Out Of Auto, Thrashed In Greater NoidaNDTV
Another African assaulted in Greater NoidaZee News
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Headmistress demoted for embarrassing Abia Governor Okezie Ikpeazu’s wife – NAIJ.COM


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Headmistress demoted for embarrassing Abia Governor Okezie Ikpeazu's wife
NAIJ.COM
The headmistress of Amaetiti Asaga Ohafia primary school in Ohafia local government area of Abia state has been reportedly demoted. NAIJ.com gathered that Maryleen Ezichi was said to have been demoted to a classroom teacher for allegedly ...
Headmistress demoted for embarrassing Gov's wife over salaryPulse Nigeria
Abia headmistress demoted for embarrassing Ikpeazu's wifeThe Punch
Ikpeazu threatens legal redress against detractorsVanguard
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2017 budget: Dogara gives c’ttees Friday deadline to submit reports – Vanguard


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2017 budget: Dogara gives c'ttees Friday deadline to submit reports
Vanguard
Abuja—Speaker House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, yesterday, gave Friday deadline to committees yet to submit report of 2017 budget to the Committee on Appropriation to do so, warning that any that failed to heed the new directive would face ...
Tinubu, a dogged fighter for democracy- DogaraPremium Times
Tinubu is a man of vision and a dogged fighter for democracy — DogaraNAIJ.COM
Saraki, Dogara give 2017 budget panels tomorrow deadlineGuardian
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Seized SUV: Customs shuns Senate – Vanguard


Vanguard

Seized SUV: Customs shuns Senate
Vanguard
ABUJA— THE fight between the Senate and the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, appears to have continued unabated as the Customs Service yesterday, shunned the Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions ...
I have no links with 30 rice containers seized by Customs – Senator UzodinmaYNaija
Customs Ignore Senate Ethics Committee Invitation Over Saraki's N298m SUVolisa Blogazine (press release) (blog)
Senator Uzodinma's Letter Pressuring Customs Boss To Release 30 Containers Of Smuggled Rice Imported As YeastSaharaReporters.com
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Senate Suspends Recs’ Confirmation Over Magu – Leadership Newspapers


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Senate Suspends Recs' Confirmation Over Magu
Leadership Newspapers
Senate yesterday stepped down the confirmation of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)'s Resident Electoral Commission (REC), officers over what it described as President Muhammadu Buhari's refusal to sack the Acting Chairman of the ...
Buhari and his divided governmentVanguard
Senate Suspends Confirmation Of 27 RECsThe Tide
Senate dumps RECs confirmation over MaguDaily Trust
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DSS Detention Stalls Suswam’s Trial – Leadership Newspapers


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DSS Detention Stalls Suswam's Trial
Leadership Newspapers
The continuation of the trial of former governor of Benue State governor, Gabriel Suswam and the finance commissioner under his administration, Omodachi Okolobia, was stalled yesterday, following his absence. The accused persons are facing trial for ...
SSS refusal to present ex-governor Suswam stalls N3.1 billion fraud trialPremium Times
How ex-Benue governor, Suswam, two others diverted N9.79bn SURE-P funds – FGDaily Post Nigeria
Suswam's detention at DSS stalls N3.1bn trialBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)
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Why I paid herdsman N10m – Gov Ortom – Vanguard


Vanguard

Why I paid herdsman N10m – Gov Ortom
Vanguard
Governor Samuel Ortom, last week sat down for an interview where he responded to issues bordering on the call for the declaration of state of emergency in the state, the security situation in the state and his relationship with herdsmen. Excerpts: What ...
I paid herdsman N10m to prevent crisis - Governor OrtomNAIJ.COM
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Senate OKs $106B budget, sets up showdown with House – Houston Chronicle


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Senate OKs $106B budget, sets up showdown with House
Houston Chronicle
AUSTIN - The Texas Senate on Tuesday approved its $106.3 billion budget plan by a unanimous vote, the first step in a likely showdown with House leaders over whether to tap the state's $12 billion savings account to avoid cuts to a slew of ...
Texas Senate approves lean state budget, sends it to the HousemySanAntonio.com
Texas Senate unanimously passes austere budget, with Democratic helpDallas News
Texas Senate unanimously passes budget billKVUE
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Pensioners get paid four months after verification – PTAD – Vanguard


Vanguard

Pensioners get paid four months after verification – PTAD
Vanguard
FOLLOWING complaints of unpaid benefits by government pensioners and mismanagement of pensions funds in Nigeria, the Federal Government in 2014, set up the Pensions Transitional Arrangement Directorate, PTAD, under Federal Ministry of Finance to ...
PTAD completes North East verification exercise for pensionersBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)
Nigeria: Insurance companies withholding N19.7b pension fund - PTADWorldStage
Nigeria: Pension Office Sacks Five Deputy Directors for Alleged Employment FraudAllAfrica.com
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Nigerian Air Force Engages Personnel In Combat Sports – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Nigerian Air Force Engages Personnel In Combat Sports
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Nigerian Air Force Engages Personnel In Combat Sports The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has described physical fitness as the cornerstone of military combat readiness in confronting insurgency. Air Marshal Abubakar stressed the need ...
Air Force records breakthrough in helicopter, spare-parts productionThe Nation Newspaper
Judges Conference Stalls Trial of Former CAS, Air Marshal UmarThe Streetjournal

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PDP crisis: NJC backs Justice Abang over ruling in favour of Sheriff – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

PDP crisis: NJC backs Justice Abang over ruling in favour of Sheriff
Daily Post Nigeria
The National Judicial Council (NJC) has cleared Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court of allegations of misconduct made against him by a faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on his judgement which recognised the Ali Modu Sheriff exco as ...
PDP Crisis: NJC clears Justice Abang of wrongdoing, dismisses Markafi's petitionVanguard
NJC exonerates Justice Okon Abang over PDP leadership judgmentDaily Trust

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Mrs Buhari condoles with Tallen, Galadinma over husband, son’s deaths – Vanguard


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Mrs Buhari condoles with Tallen, Galadinma over husband, son's deaths
Vanguard
ABUJA – Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari has condoled with Mrs. Pauline Tallen, former Deputy Governor of Plateau state, over the death of her husband, Elder John KatkwapTallen, who died at 83. Aisha Buhari. Speaking when she visited the ...
Pauline Tallen, ex-Plateau Deputy Governor loses husbandDaily Post Nigeria
Aisha Buhari condoles with Pauline Tallen over husband's deathPremium Times
Pauline Tallen losses husband, John TallenDaily Trust

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Controversy over prophecy on Buhari’s health – NAIJ.COM


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Controversy over prophecy on Buhari's health
NAIJ.COM
A recent message by, Bishop Azogu, relating to President Muhammadu Buhari's health, has generated another social media storm among Nigerians. Controversy over prophecy on Buhari's health. Bishop Azogu has said that God was behind the emergence ...
Bukola Saraki: A Smart, Powerful, And Dangerously Corrupt Political Operative By Churchill OkonkwoSaharaReporters.com
2019: We will beg Buhari to run – APCDaily Post Nigeria
'Buhari's Presidency ordained by God'Vanguard
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How people who took money from Jonathan betrayed him – Bishop Kukah points fingers – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

How people who took money from Jonathan betrayed him - Bishop Kukah points fingers
NAIJ.COM
Mathew Hassan Kukah, the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto, has denied getting close to former president Goodluck Jonathan for money or favors. In an interview with The Interview, Kukah said: "Despite my friendship with Jonathan over this long period of time ...
How those who took money from Jonathan turned against him – Bishop KukahPremium Times

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Nigerians mock Senate as Dino Melaye wears academic gown to plenary – NAIJ.COM


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Nigerians mock Senate as Dino Melaye wears academic gown to plenary
NAIJ.COM
In reactions to the confirmation by the Ahmadu Bello University's authorities that Senator Dino Melaye was a student of the institution and graduated in 2000 with a Third Class, Bachelor of Arts in Geography, he stormed plenary on Tuesday March 28 in ...
5 Questions Nigerians should ask Dino MelayeInformation Nigeria
Dino Melaye Displays His NYSC CertificateNigeria Today

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Senate admits buying bullet proof SUV N62m – Vanguard


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Senate admits buying bullet proof SUV N62m
Vanguard
The Senate on Tuesday admitted that it bought a bullet proof Range Rover Sports Utility Vehicle ( SUV ) as had been reported in the media. Chairman, Senate Committee on Media and Publicity Sen. Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi told newsmen in Abuja that indeed the ...
Nigerian Senate finally admits buying bullet-proof Jeep for N62.5m (photos)NAIJ.COM
Senate gives conflicting figures on cost of controversial Range RoverThe Eagle Online
Senate deny buying SUV for N298mThe Nation Newspaper

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List of everything Nigeria customs seized from Kano senator – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

List of everything Nigeria customs seized from Kano senator
NAIJ.COM
The Nigerian Customs have been able to retrieve contraband goods smuggled into Kano and Jigawa states from the neighbouring countries. Some of these smuggled goods from Maigatari border were traced to a senator's house. This made the customs ...
Customs seizes 13 new vehicles from SenatorDaily Post Nigeria
Customs impounds senator's 13 vehiclesDaily Trust
It's all lies… customs didn't seize any vehicle from me, says Barau, Kano senatorTheCable
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Prison CG orders suspension of officials involved in Ngilari’s release – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Prison CG orders suspension of officials involved in Ngilari's release
NAIJ.COM
The controller general of the Nigerian Prison Service (NPS), Ja'afaru Ahmed, has ordered that officials involved in the controversial release of convicted former governor, James Balla Ngilari, from prison, be queried and suspended immediately. READ ...
Why jailed ex-Adamawa governor, Ngilari was granted bail – CourtDaily Post Nigeria
Convicted Ex-Governor Of Adamawa Used Fraudulent Prison Letter To Secure Bail – OfficialSaharaReporters.com
Ngilari, convicted former Adamawa gov, granted bail butVanguard
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Oshiomhole to Nigerians: Stop celebrating corruption – Vanguard


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Oshiomhole to Nigerians: Stop celebrating corruption
Vanguard
Abuja – Former Governor of Edo State, Comraade Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday, lamented the celebration of corruption and the corrupt in the society by Nigerians and called for a change of attitude if Nigeria must make progress. Adams Oshiomhole.
I do not have houses in Maitama - EFCC bossNAIJ.COM
Oshiomhole: Magu has a more challenging job than Buhari, SarakiTheCable
Oshiomhole: Nigeria Needs WMD to Wipe out CorruptionTHISDAY Newspapers
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Senators plot to suspend Ndume for moving a motion to investigate Saraki and Melaye – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Senators plot to suspend Ndume for moving a motion to investigate Saraki and Melaye
NAIJ.COM
Senator Ali Ndume, representing Borno South is reportedly about to get himself in trouble for moving a motion that led to the investigation of Bukola Saraki and Dino Melaye. NAIJ.com has gathered that there is an alleged ongoing plot by the Senate to ...
'We imported N298m SUV, sold to Senate'Vanguard
Saraki: Car dealer says the SUV cars paper are fakeInformation Nigeria
Fake documents: Importer, dealer absolve Saraki of role in Senate N300 million vehicle scandalPremium Times
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Lagos government threatens to shut down Ikoyi Federal Marriage Registry – NAIJ.COM


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Lagos government threatens to shut down Ikoyi Federal Marriage Registry
NAIJ.COM
The Lagos state government has threatened to shut down the Ikoyi Marriage Registry over environmental nuisance caused by indiscriminate parking. The government also called for an immediate solution to the problem by owners of illegal structures and ...
Lagos threatens to shut down Ikoyi Federal Marriage RegistryVanguard
Ikoyi, V/I, Lekki residents get 14 days to remove 'illegal' structuresThe Nation Newspaper
Ambode gives ultimatum to owners of illegal structures in inner streets of Ikoyi, VI, LekkiThe Eagle Online

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Customs intercepts 5056 cartons of prohibited drugs worth N242m – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Customs intercepts 5056 cartons of prohibited drugs worth N242m
The Eagle Online
The Nigeria Customs Service says it has intercepted 5,056 cartons of prohibited drugs valued at N242.6 million. The Comptroller-General of Customs, retired Colonel Hameed Ali, stated this on Monday in Lagos. According to Ali, the drugs intercepted ...
Customs seizes N252m fake drugsThe Nation Newspaper
Government to improve ease of doing business, reduce boarder checksGuardian
Customs intercept N242.6m smuggled drugsYNaija
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Safety Of Lagosians Not Negotiable – Ambode – Leadership Newspapers


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Safety Of Lagosians Not Negotiable – Ambode
Leadership Newspapers
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday launched the rebranded Lagos Neighbourhood Safety Corps, assuring that the security of lives and property in the state from now is not negotiable. Ambode handed over to the Corps a total of 177 ...
Closing ranks for Lagos Airport RoadVanguard
Lagos set to regulate employment of domestic workers, security guardsNAIJ.COM
Ambode promises to reward whistleblowers on crimesGuardian
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Absence Of Trial Judge Stalls Ladoja’s N4.7bn Fraud Case – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Absence Of Trial Judge Stalls Ladoja's N4.7bn Fraud Case
Leadership Newspapers
The ongoing trial of a former governor of Oyo State, Chief Rashidi Ladoja over an alleged N4.7 billion fraud before the Federal High Court in Lagos was stalled due to the absence of the judge, Justice Mohammed Idris. Justice Idris, just like other ...
Judge's absence stalls Ladoja's N4.7bn fraud caseThe Punch
N4.7 billion fraud: Judges training stalls corruption trial of former Oyo state governorNAIJ.COM
Absence Of Judge Stalls Trial Of LadojaCHANNELS TELEVISION
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Obasanjo’s Wife Asks Court To Postpone Son’s Wedding – Leadership Newspapers


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Obasanjo's Wife Asks Court To Postpone Son's Wedding
Leadership Newspapers
Mrs. Taiwo Obasanjo who is one of the wives of former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has dragged her husband and lottery business mogul, Sir Kessington Adebutu before the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja seeking a court order to stop the wedding of her ...
Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Tuesday morningDaily Post Nigeria
Obasanjo's wife files suit in Lagos court to stop son's weddingVanguard
Wife sues Obasanjo to courtThe Nation Newspaper
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I have never been involved in certificate scandal – Jonathan – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

I have never been involved in certificate scandal – Jonathan
Daily Post Nigeria
The immediate past President, Goodluck Jonathan, on Monday said he was never involved in any certificate scandal. Jonathan made the denial while reacting to a report which named him as one of those said to be involved in certificate scandal.
Goodluck Jonathan : Former President denies having any certificate scandalPulse Nigeria
Jonathan debunks certificate scandal allegationsThe Nation Newspaper
Count Buhari out of certificate scandal – PresidencyVanguard
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Fire outbreak at INEC headquarters in Abuja (photos) – NAIJ.COM


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Fire outbreak at INEC headquarters in Abuja (photos)
NAIJ.COM
There was a fire outbreak at the national headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Abuja on Monday, March 27. Fire outbreak at INEC headquarters. There was a minor fire accident at INEC headquarters in Abuja. The fire was ...
Fire at INEC headquarters harmed no one – OfficialPremium Times
Fire outbreak recorded at INEC headquartersTheCable
Metro Nigeria: Fire Outbreak at INEC HQ Office in AbujaNigerian Bulletin
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Fire outbreak at INEC headquarters in Abuja (photos) – NAIJ.COM


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Fire outbreak at INEC headquarters in Abuja (photos)
NAIJ.COM
There was a fire outbreak at the national headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Abuja on Monday, March 27. Fire outbreak at INEC headquarters. There was a minor fire accident at INEC headquarters in Abuja. The fire was ...
Fire at INEC headquarters harmed no one – OfficialPremium Times
Fire outbreak recorded at INEC headquartersTheCable
Metro Nigeria: Fire Outbreak at INEC HQ Office in AbujaNigerian Bulletin
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Chime’s defection: Ex-lawmaker demands sack of Enugu PDP exco members – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Chime's defection: Ex-lawmaker demands sack of Enugu PDP exco members
Daily Post Nigeria
A former member of the Enugu State House of Assembly, Hon Nwabueze Ugwu, Monday, called for the resignation of all the State Working Committee members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. His call followed the aspersions cast on the party by ...
APC has bright future in Enugu, says EzeaThe Nation Newspaper
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Chime’s defection: Ex-lawmaker demands sack of Enugu PDP exco members – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Chime's defection: Ex-lawmaker demands sack of Enugu PDP exco members
Daily Post Nigeria
A former member of the Enugu State House of Assembly, Hon Nwabueze Ugwu, Monday, called for the resignation of all the State Working Committee members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. His call followed the aspersions cast on the party by ...
APC has bright future in Enugu, says EzeaThe Nation Newspaper
Rivers APC in DisarrayTHISDAY Newspapers

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Presidency applauds army for crushing Boko Haram – NAIJ.COM


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Presidency applauds army for crushing Boko Haram
NAIJ.COM
The special adviser to the president on media and publicity, Femi Adesina, has urged the army to keep up the good work of keeping the nation safe. The presidency has commended the Nigerian Army for clearing the remnants of Boko Haram terrorists from ...
Three dead in Boko Haram 'collaboration' killingVanguard
Presidency commends army for clearing Boko Haram remnantsDaily Trust
'US endorsement of terrorism strategy will boost Nigeria's image'The Nation Newspaper
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Prison inmate to enroll for PhD in Open University — VC – Vanguard


Vanguard

Prison inmate to enroll for PhD in Open University — VC
Vanguard
A prison inmate will soon enroll for a doctorate programme in the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), the institution's Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Abdalla Adamu, has said. Adamu disclosed this on Monday in Abuja at the opening of the 53rd Meeting ...
National Open University of Nigeria Application Form 2017/2018NAIJ.COM

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Obasanjo’s wife files suit in Lagos court to stop son’s wedding – Vanguard


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Obasanjo's wife files suit in Lagos court to stop son's wedding
Vanguard
Mrs Taiwo Obasanjo, wife of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday filed a suit at an Ikeja High Court, seeking to stop the wedding of her son, Olujonwo Obasanjo, scheduled for May 11. Ex-President Obasanjo and the father of the bride, ...

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Re: NURTW members on government’s plan to ban Danfo, by Ken Emerole – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Re: NURTW members on government's plan to ban Danfo, by Ken Emerole
The Eagle Online
My biggest hunch is that these drivers want the old order retained at all cost. The old order that sees them violating traffic and driving rules at all cost. Share this: WhatsApp. inShare0. Telegram · Email. Danfo. In what appeared like an opinion poll ...
Buhari, Ambode asked to establish Ministry for ElderlyVanguard
Rilwan Akiolu : Oba of Lagos and his hasty campaigns for AmbodePulse Nigeria

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The Nigerian Senate may not pass the 2017 budget by March 31 – Ventures Africa


Ventures Africa

The Nigerian Senate may not pass the 2017 budget by March 31
Ventures Africa
With only four days left in March and after three months on the floor of the National Assembly, it appears the promise to pass the 2017 budget by the end of the month will not be fulfilled. Apparently, the Nigerian senate which is currently locked in a ...

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VIDEO: Man reveals he transported Saraki’s Range Rover seized by Customs – NAIJ.COM


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VIDEO: Man reveals he transported Saraki's Range Rover seized by Customs
NAIJ.COM
Ojo Aloba, a vehicle hauler, has revealed that he was hauling Senate President Bukola Saraki's Range Rover before officers of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) intercepted and seized the vehicle. VIDEO: Hauler Reveals He Transported Saraki's Range ...
Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Monday morningDaily Post Nigeria
BREAKING: Saraki appears before committee investigating seized SUVTheCable
Nigerian Senate chief named in fresh financial scandalwww.worldbulletin.net
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IPOB disagrees with Governor Rochas Okorocha over remark on Nnamdi Kanu – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

IPOB disagrees with Governor Rochas Okorocha over remark on Nnamdi Kanu
NAIJ.COM
The Indigenous People of Biafra on disagreed with the Imo state governor Rochas Okorocha that its leader, Nnamdi Kanu insulted elders from the South-East. The IPOB said the governor's remark lacks truth in it. A statement by the group's spokesperson ...
Biafra: What I discussed with Buhari on Nnamdi Kanu's release – DG VON, OkechukwuDaily Post Nigeria
Nnamdi Kanu prophesied Buhari will islamise Nigeria through Fulani herdsmen – IPOBYNaija
Okorocha Calls For Release Of Nnamdi KanuCHANNELS TELEVISION
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APC calls on its government officials to heed Senate’s invitation – NAIJ.COM


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APC calls on its government officials to heed Senate's invitation
NAIJ.COM
... - The All Progressives Congress calls on its members to obey the invitation made to them by the Senate. - The party spokesperson, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, says the party wouldn't support anything that would portray it as a party having respect for ...
Nigeria: APC Instructs Hameed Ali, Babachir to Honour Senate InvitationAllAfrica.com
APC Govt Remains Best Option For Nigerians – AbdullahiLeadership Newspapers
We'll not shield our members from probe — APCDaily Trust
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Students with less than 0.5CGPA in a session should be expelled – Pres. Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Students with less than 0.5CGPA in a session should be expelled – Pres. Buhari
Daily Post Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari has instructed Vice Chancellors of the nation's universities to expel students with less than 0.5 cumulative grade point average (CGPA) at the end of every session. Buhari, represented by Anthony Onwuka, Minister of State for ...
Buhari spits fire, asks VCs to expel students with less than 0.5 CGPANAIJ.COM
Politics Expel Students With Low CGPA - Buhari To VCsNigerian Bulletin
Buhari recommends expulsion for undergraduates with 0.5 CGPAPulse Nigeria
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El-Rufai Admits Memo To Buhari, Denies Leaking It To The Media – 360Nobs.com


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El-Rufai Admits Memo To Buhari, Denies Leaking It To The Media
360Nobs.com
The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, has admitted that he wrote a memo to President Muhammadu Buhari in September 2006, as recently published by online medium Sahara Reporters. But he denied leaking the memo to the media.
El-Rufai's scathing memoNigeria Today

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UNILAG management reacts as female student slumps, dies after night out with ‘sugar daddy’ – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

UNILAG management reacts as female student slumps, dies after night out with 'sugar daddy'
Daily Post Nigeria
The management of University of Lagos, UNILAG has denied reports making the rounds that a Chemistry Education student, identified only as Tope, slumped and died at the institution's medical centre. Reports had it that tragedy stuck at the Moremi Hall ...
UNILAG Student Dies Moments after Returning from a NightclubBella Naija
UNILAG: Chemistry Edu. student dies after returning from an outing with a manNigeria Today
UNILAG female student dies after 'going out with a man'NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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Police rescues man about to jump into Lagos Lagoon – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Police rescues man about to jump into Lagos Lagoon
NAIJ.COM
After rescuing two people and retrieving two dead bodies from the Lagos Lagoon, the Nigerian police has rescued yet another man attempting to end his own life in the lagoon. The Nigerian police on Sunday, March 27, reportedly rescued an elderly man who ...
Police Rescues Man Trying to Dive Into Lagos LagoonNigeria Today

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Ohaneze Ndigbo reveals what Igbos truly want – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Ohaneze Ndigbo reveals what Igbos truly want
NAIJ.COM
The Ohaneze Ndigbo has said that the agitation for Igbo presidency is not of importance to it at the moment but insisted it is only interested in restructuring. There has been a call for an Igbo to be allowed to rule the country ahead of the 2019 ...
Nigeria'll break without restructuring —Clark, Anyaoku, Nwodo, othersVanguard
Nwodo: Nigeria Needs Restructuring NowTHISDAY Newspapers
Why FG should release Nnamdi Kanu – Rochas OkorochaYNaija

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Soyinka throws support behind IPOB, says Buhari is sick – NAIJ.COM


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Soyinka throws support behind IPOB, says Buhari is sick
NAIJ.COM
Professor Wole Soyinka has joined the train of people demanding to know the health status of President Muhammed Buhari. Soyinka who also professed his support for the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) said there is no doubt that President Buhari is ...
Buhari : Soyinka says President should be honest about his illnessPulse Nigeria
Soyinka asks Buhari to reveal health status, backs IPOB, othersVanguard
Buhari must reveal his health status – SoyinkaGuardian
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Akeredolu Begins Road Rehabilitation, Construction In Ondo – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

Akeredolu Begins Road Rehabilitation, Construction In Ondo
Information Nigeria
Governor Rotimi Akeredolu (SAN), has commenced construction and rehabilitation of roads across the three senatorial districts of Ondo State. The governor has mobilised engineers, technicians and other relevant officials of the Ondo State Agency for ...
Akeredolu urges court to set aside ruling on councilsThe Nation Newspaper
Ondo LG Dissolution: Akeredolu Withdraws Case From Court Of AppealCHANNELS TELEVISION
Ondo embarks on massive road developmentGuardian

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Jonathan Expresses Concern Over Rising Cases Of Election Petitions Tribunal – Leadership Newspapers


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Jonathan Expresses Concern Over Rising Cases Of Election Petitions Tribunal
Leadership Newspapers
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has expressed concern over the rising cases of election disputes at the election petitions tribunals, saying the situation has robbed the people of the power to choose their leaders. He said though the country's ...
Nigeria: Jonathan seeks end to post-election litigations, believes PDP will bounce backWorldStage
Ex-president of Nigeria Goodluck Jonathan hosts Prophet Joshua Iginla in Bayelsa (photos)NAIJ.COM
Handing election disputes to courts, abnormal —JonathanNigeria Today
Pulse Nigeria -Nigerian Bulletin -Guardian
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2016 Budget: FG releases N1trn capital to MDAs – Vanguard


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2016 Budget: FG releases N1trn capital to MDAs
Vanguard
ABUJA— Capital releases to Federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs, for the 2016 budget, have reached a record N1 trillion, the highest ever in Nigeria's annual funding for capital projects, Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has revealed.
FG Sets New Record, Releases N1trn For 2016 Capital ProjectsLeadership Newspapers
2016 Budget: Adeosun Puts Capital Releases at N1tnTrailblazers Ng (blog)
Politics Buhari Outperforms Jonathan, Obasanjo; Releases N1tr Capital FundsNigerian Bulletin
The Eagle Online -The Whistler -The News -Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
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Good Governance: Buhari’s integrity, passion not sufficient – Prof Anya – Vanguard


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Good Governance: Buhari's integrity, passion not sufficient – Prof Anya
Vanguard
Professor Anya O. Anya, 80, is primarily a biologist but he is at ease with politics, governance, law, economics and administration among others. The pioneer chairman of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group, a key player in the Vision 2010, Vision 20 ...
Igbos think politics is business, they may never rule Nigeria – APC spokesman, IgbokweDaily Post Nigeria

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IFE CLASH: 8 SANs, several lawyers bombard Abuja H’Court today – Vanguard


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IFE CLASH: 8 SANs, several lawyers bombard Abuja H'Court today
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Eight prominent Senior Advocates of Nigeria, SANs, and several other legal practitioners assembled by the Pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere to defend the 20 Ile Ife indigenes who were paraded by the Force Headquarters over the clash ...
Ife clash: Man reportedly 'beheaded' speaks, says Hausas too should arrestedDaily Post Nigeria
Stop taking sides, OPC leader warns police, IGP on Ile-Ife crisisNAIJ.COM
Ile-Ife mayhem and the need for cautionBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)
The Nation Newspaper -Information Nigeria -The Eagle Online -YNaija
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EFCC probes Saraki’s aides over N3.5b Paris Club cash – The Nation Newspaper


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EFCC probes Saraki's aides over N3.5b Paris Club cash
The Nation Newspaper
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission( EFCC) has frozen 15 accounts of some individuals and companies for the alleged diversion of N19billion from the London-Paris loan refund. Besides, about $183,000 (N71, 370,000) of the loan refund has ...
SHOCKING: EFCC writes Buhari, indicts Saraki, aides for allegedly laundering over N3.5 billionPremium Times
N19bn Paris Club scam: EFCC report indicts Saraki, aides, ex-bank MDThe Punch
Nigeria is better off with a warring senate and presidencyTheCable
Vanguard -Guardian -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Imo’s ‘autonomous’ communities – The Nation Newspaper


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Imo's 'autonomous' communities
The Nation Newspaper
Those conversant with the traditional setting in Imo state would have been wondering when the word 'autonomous' crept into the Igbo lexicon in the classification of communities. It is a vogue in that state to identify traditional communities, many of ...
Okorocha is playing God in Imo State – Eze (Dr.) Cletus Ikechukwu Ilomuanya CO NobiGuardian

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Tinubu piloted APC to defeat PDP – Osun chapter – Daily Post Nigeria


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Tinubu piloted APC to defeat PDP – Osun chapter
Daily Post Nigeria
All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun has congratulated its national leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu for the chain of remarkable achievements he has had since he became involved in Nigeria's politics. According to the party, Tinubu led the APC in ...
Tinubu: Astute administrator and statesman at 65The Nation Newspaper
Tinubu, a thorough-bred democrat at 65 – APC chieftainVanguard

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Tinubu piloted APC to defeat PDP – Osun chapter – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Tinubu piloted APC to defeat PDP – Osun chapter
Daily Post Nigeria
All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun has congratulated its national leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu for the chain of remarkable achievements he has had since he became involved in Nigeria's politics. According to the party, Tinubu led the APC in ...

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How Buhari restored Nigeria, US ties – Acting Ambassador – Daily Post Nigeria


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How Buhari restored Nigeria, US ties – Acting Ambassador
Daily Post Nigeria
Amb. Hakeem Balogun, Chargé d'affaires of the Embassy of Nigeria, Washington, has described the relationship between Nigeria and the U.S. as “very warm”. Balogun told the Correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the relationship had ...
3 STRONG reasons Nigerians are being refused entry into the US - Envoy revealsNAIJ.COM

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ICPC: Corrupt allegations against Aregbesola baseless – The News


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ICPC: Corrupt allegations against Aregbesola baseless
The News
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offence s Commission (ICPC) has described the petition of the Civil Societies Coalition for the Emancipation of Osun State against Governor Rauf Aregbesola as baseless and unsubstantiated. ICPC, in a ...
Aregbesola's various economic initiatives have turned around Osun's economy – APCBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)
Opinion: Re | Odds Aregbesola must surmountYNaija
Why Osun survived financial crisis– Famodun, APC ChairVanguard
SIGNAL (press release) -Nigeria Today
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Meet the 7 richest lawyers in Nigeria – NAIJ.COM


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Meet the 7 richest lawyers in Nigeria
NAIJ.COM
While growing up, there were usually three professions extolled by the average Nigerian parent. They either wanted their children to be doctors, engineers or lawyers. Sometimes this dream did not come to pass. Why a lawyer? The favorite reasons were ...
Metro Top 10 Richest Lawyers in Nigeria [LIST]Nigerian Bulletin

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