Monthly Archives: May 2017

Schools to teach Maths, Science subjects in indigenous languages – Minister – NAIJ.COM


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Schools to teach Maths, Science subjects in indigenous languages - Minister
NAIJ.COM
The Nigerian government on Wednesday, May 31, said primary and secondary schools will begin to teach core subjects, including Mathematics and Sciences in local languages. The minister of science and technology Ogbonnaya Onu who announced the ...
Schools to teach Maths, Science subjects in indigenous languages, says MinisterThe Nation Newspaper
School students to be taught with indigenous languages ―FGNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
Schools to use indigenous languages to teach Maths, Science subjects – MinisterYNaija

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Goodluck Jonathan reacts to the death of his former CSO Gordon Obuah – NAIJ.COM


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Goodluck Jonathan reacts to the death of his former CSO Gordon Obuah
NAIJ.COM
NAIJ.com gathered that the former president described Obuah's death as very painful, given that he still had so much to offer to his people and nation. Jonathan in a statement signed by his spokesman, Ikechukwu Eze, noted that Obuah was a man with whom ...

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Boko Haram attacks soldiers playing football in Cameroon, kill military chief – NAIJ.COM


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Boko Haram attacks soldiers playing football in Cameroon, kill military chief
NAIJ.COM
Boko Haram struck in a small town about 30 kilometers from Makary, not far from the Cameroon-Nigeria. The small town had so far being spared. On May 25, 2017 the militants came attacking: “According to local residents, the attackers who came on board ...
Our Achievements Unprecedented – Lai MohammedLeadership Newspapers
Why Nigerian military is winning war against insurgency – Global Amnesty WatchDaily Post Nigeria
Covering the world's biggest hunger crises, I saw people with nothing give everything to save a lifeWashington Post
Premium Times -The Streetjournal -AllAfrica.com -Vanguard
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Ex-President Jonathan is broke and complains often – PDP chief – NAIJ.COM


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Ex-President Jonathan is broke and complains often - PDP chief
NAIJ.COM
Former President Goodluck Jonathan is now broke and this is why since leaving office, he often complains about paucity of funds, Deji Adeyanju has said. Adeyanju, the director of new media of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), reportedly said this ...
El-Rufai replies Jonathan, challenges ex-president to explain N2 billion ecological fund to only pro-PDP statesPremium Times
Muslims in Kaduna beg Nasir El-Rufai for food during RamadanInformation Nigeria
El-Rufai to Jonathan:Take responsibility for presiding over skewed distribution of Ecological FundsVanguard
Leadership Newspapers -CHANNELS TELEVISION -Daily Post Nigeria -The Punch
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Goodluck Jonathan reacts to the death of his former CSO, Gordon Obua – NAIJ.COM


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Goodluck Jonathan reacts to the death of his former CSO, Gordon Obua
NAIJ.COM
NAIJ.com gathered that the former president described Obuah's death as very painful, given that he still had so much to offer to his people and nation. Jonathan in a statement signed by his spokesman, Ikechukwu Eze, noted that Obuah was a man with whom ...
Jonathan breaks silence on death of former CSO, Gordon ObuaDaily Post Nigeria
Jonathan says death of Obua, his ex-CSO, came to soonTheCable

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Afenifere Accuses FG Of Marginalising Southwest In Parastatals – Leadership Newspapers


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Afenifere Accuses FG Of Marginalising Southwest In Parastatals
Leadership Newspapers
The Pan Yoruba social-political group, Afenifere, on Tuesday in Akure, the Ondo State capital,kicked against alleged marginalisation of the zone in Federal Government agencies and parastatals . The group in a communique issued at the end of its meeting ...
Afenifere warns against school kidnap in Ogun, Lagos coastlinesVanguard
Why Osinbajo should implement National Conference report – AfenifereDaily Post Nigeria
Implement national conference report - Afenifere tells OsinbajoNAIJ.COM
Guardian (blog)
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Back To Base Hausa actress recaptured 6 years after escaping from prison – Pulse Nigeria


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Back To Base Hausa actress recaptured 6 years after escaping from prison
Pulse Nigeria
Six years after she escaped from prison after she had been sentenced to death for killing her boyfriend, this Hausa actress has been recaptured. Published: 29 minutes ago , Refreshed: 8 minutes ago; Isaac Dachen. Print; eMail · Rabi Ismail has been ...
DSS recaptures actress who escaped from prison after being sentenced to deathNAIJ.COM
Nigerian actress rearrested by police six years after jailbreakTheCable
Nigerian actress who escaped from prison after death sentence recapturedThe Punch
News Agency of Nigeria (press release) -Daily Trust -The News -eNCA
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Okorocha sacks cabinet, 27 LG transition committees – Vanguard


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Okorocha sacks cabinet, 27 LG transition committees
Vanguard
Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo on Tuesday sacked the state executive council and 27 local government transition committees with immediate effect. A statement by the Principal Secretary to the governor, Mr Pascal Obi, in Owerri directed all former members ...
Okorocha Dissolves Cabinet, Transition Committee ChairmenCHANNELS TELEVISION
Rochas Okorocha: Governor Reshuffles Cabinet, Sacks All CommissionersBuzzNigeria.com
Okorocha Dissolves Cabinet Ahead of 2019 Gov ElectionSIGNAL (press release)
Politics Nigeria -Ripples Nigeria
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Bishop Chris Kwakpovwe in alleged scandal with female worshiper – NAIJ.COM


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Bishop Chris Kwakpovwe in alleged scandal with female worshiper
NAIJ.COM
The publisher of popular Christian devotional Our Daily Manna, Bishop Chris Kwakpovwe, has been indicted by an alleged telephone recording, making advances to a female member of his congregation. READ ALSO: Osinbajo gives Dangote, Peterside, ...

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“Agitation, provocative rhetorics” won’t work – FG blasts restructuring advocates – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

“Agitation, provocative rhetorics” won't work – FG blasts restructuring advocates
Daily Post Nigeria
He warned those behind the quest for restructuring to avoid demonstrations because “it is a complex process”. ​The Minister said although Nigeria's federal system had been experiencing challenges​,​ reforms c​annot be done with a wave of the hand.
How Nigeria can be restructured - AGF MalamiDaily Trust
How to restructure Nigeria – AGFThe Nation Newspaper
You got it wrong, Afenifere tells AGF over position on restructuringRipples Nigeria

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Ekweremadu thanks Police for arraigning false whistle blower – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Ekweremadu thanks Police for arraigning false whistle blower
Daily Post Nigeria
Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has commended the Inspector General of Police, Idris Ibrahim, for the arraignment of the false whistle blower, Ahmed Echodo, who misled police to conduct a raid on his official guest house last week.
Businessman arraigned for giving false information on Ekweremadu's guesthouseThe Punch
Ekweremadu: Police docks whistle-blower for giving false information, remanded in prisonVanguard
Whistle-Blower remanded in Prison for providing wrong information about Ike EkweremaduInformation Nigeria
NAIJ.COM -Guardian (blog) -Premium Times -Ripples Nigeria
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Chaplain’s Sack: Let the Church and State Government Handle it – Lagos CAN – BellaNaija


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Chaplain's Sack: Let the Church and State Government Handle it – Lagos CAN
BellaNaija
The Lagos State Chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on Tuesday called for understanding of Lagosians on the removal of the Presiding Chaplain of Chapel of Christ the Light Church, Lagos. The Chairman of CAN, Lagos State Chapter, ...
Drama as CAN backs Ambode's wife against sacked chaplainThe Punch
Sacked chaplain: CAN clears Ambode's wifeThe Nation Newspaper
Ambode CAN backs Governor over sack of Lagos ChaplainPulse Nigeria
Guardian (blog) -TheCable -BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog) -Naija247news
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Okorocha dissolves cabinet, retains chief of staff – Vanguard


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Okorocha dissolves cabinet, retains chief of staff
Vanguard
OWERRI—GOVERNOR Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, yesterday, dissolved his cabinet as well as the 27 local government transition committee chairmen in the state. According to a statement through his principal secretary, Mr Paschal Obi, the governor ...

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Ease of doing business: Ikpeazu meets Osinbajo, says investors’re welcome in Abia – Vanguard


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Ease of doing business: Ikpeazu meets Osinbajo, says investors're welcome in Abia
Vanguard
ABUJA—GOVERNOR Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has said that Abia State would expressly issue Certificate of Occupancy and other necessary licenses to investors who are ready for investments with the government. Speaking after a meeting with Acting ...
IPOB Sit-at-home Order Records No Violence In AbiaLeadership Newspapers
JUST IN: Nnamdi Kanu celebrates sit-at-home success with Biafra themed cake (photo)NAIJ.COM

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Buhari’s anti-corruption bill scales Senate’s hurdle – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Buhari's anti-corruption bill scales Senate's hurdle
Daily Trust
The Senate yesterday passed an Executive Bill on anti-corruption, more than 15 months after it was presented by President Muhammadu Buhari. The law is crucial to the president's drive to the recovery of looted funds stashed abroad. The bill received ...
Senate passes Nigeria Football Federation BillThe Eagle Online
Senate finally passes Buhari's anti-corruption billPremium Times
Senate Passes NFF Establishment BillVanguard
Daily Post Nigeria -TVC News -Pulse Nigeria -SaharaReporters.com
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Tension at Oshodi over killing of NURTW boss, Hamburger – The Punch


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Tension at Oshodi over killing of NURTW boss, Hamburger
The Punch
There is tension in Owode Street and its surrounding locations in Oshodi over fears of a reprisal attack after Rasaq Bello, popularly known as Hamburger, a prominent member of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) was shot dead in ...
Three feared killed as Oshodi gang war ragesThe Nation Newspaper
One more person killed in Oshodi crisisGuardian (blog)
Lagos Okada Riders' Chairman Shot Dead In OshodiSaharaReporters.com
Premium Times -NAIJ.COM -Information Nigeria
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Nigerians have rejected Buhari – Omokri – NAIJ.COM


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Nigerians have rejected Buhari - Omokri
NAIJ.COM
Reno Omokri who served as an aide to former president, Goodluck Jonathan has declared that Nigerians have completely rejected President Muhammadu Buhari. Omokri in a facebook post made reference to a poll by the ruling All Progressives Congress ...
APC loses own poll as Nigerians rate Buhari''s administrationDaily Trust
Nigeria's first lady goes to visit ailing BuhariNews24
Buhari's Govt at two: Much of 2016 was spent clearing mess we inherited – OsinbajoVanguard
Nigeria Today
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Osinbajo Signs Law Allowing Nigerians Use Cars as Collateral – The Olisa Blogazine


The Olisa Blogazine

Osinbajo Signs Law Allowing Nigerians Use Cars as Collateral
The Olisa Blogazine
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday signed the Secured Transactions in Movable Assets Act otherwise known as the Collateral Registry Act into law. The law allows small and medium enterprise owners register and use their movable assets such as ...
[The Presidential Blog] Osinbajo is bent on making life easier for small and medium businessesYNaija
Osinbajo signs new laws to ease access to loans for small businessesPremium Times

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El-Rufai Decries Jonathan’s Attack on His Person – THISDAY Newspapers


THISDAY Newspapers

El-Rufai Decries Jonathan's Attack on His Person
THISDAY Newspapers
Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, has decried the attack on his person by former President Goodluck Jonathan over the sharing of ecological funds. The governor had at a briefing with State House correspondents after the National Economic ...

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DSS gives 82 chibok girls to minister for rehabilitation – Vanguard


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DSS gives 82 chibok girls to minister for rehabilitation
Vanguard
Directorate of State Service (DSS) on Tuesday handed over the recently rescued 82 Chibok schoolgirls to the Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development for rehabilitation. Some of the 82 released Chibok schoolgirls during the presentation of drugs ...
Rescued Chibok Girls Won't Be Going Back To Home Town For SchoolNDTV
Nigeria's Chibok girls begin rehabilitation in capitalNew York Daily News
106 freed Chibok girls moved to women centrePremium Times
YNaija -NAIJA NEWS -News Ghana -NAIJ.COM
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50 years on: An ode to the land of the rising sun and Nigeria’s inconvenient truth (part 1) – Vanguard


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50 years on: An ode to the land of the rising sun and Nigeria's inconvenient truth (part 1)
Vanguard
Let the chains of subjugation be broken, let the yoke of slavery be shattered and let the shackles of servitude fall. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. For the voices of your ancestors and your dead are calling. The voices of your slaughtered ...
Death of a Nation: Biafra and the Nigerian Question, By Chido OnumahPremium Times
Opinion: 4 crucial reasons why Igbos have not fulfilled their destinyNAIJ.COM
Reuben Abati: Democracy, Biafra and a sense of historyDaily Post Nigeria
Leadership Newspapers -TheCable -AllAfrica.com -African Herald Express (blog)
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Ambode breaks fast with Muslims, thanks God for opportunity to make a mark – NAIJ.COM


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Ambode breaks fast with Muslims, thanks God for opportunity to make a mark
NAIJ.COM
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state seized the occasion of his second year anniversary in office and Democracy Day celebration to break fast with Muslims at Ramadan. The governor, a Christian, thanked the Muslim community in his state for ...
'Lagos Chaplain: CAN backs Governor Ambode, says pastor's sack in order'Premium Times
Democracy day: Ambode thanks Muslims for standing by himVanguard
[The Alausa Blog]: Yes, Lagos is 50, but what did we benefit?YNaija
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -The Nation Newspaper -Guardian (blog) -WorldStage
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El-Rufai to Goodluck Jonathan: Wait for final report on NEC Ad-hoc Committee of Ecological Fund – Daily Post Nigeria


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El-Rufai to Goodluck Jonathan: Wait for final report on NEC Ad-hoc Committee of Ecological Fund
Daily Post Nigeria
Governor Nasiru Ahmed El-Rufai of Kaduna State has advised former President, Goodluck Jonathan to wait for the presentation of the final report of the NEC Ad-hoc Committee on the Ecological Fund before he responds. Briefing newsmen in Kaduna through ...
Badaƙalar naira biliyan 24: An cigaba da cacar baki tsakanin El-Rufai da JonathanNAIJ.COM
Ecological Fund: Learn to take responsibility, El-Rufa'i replies JonathanVanguard
El-Rufai tackles GEJ over personalizing ecological fund reportDaily Trust
The Nation Newspaper -THISDAY Newspapers -Ripples Nigeria
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Biafra: Dried wounds licked for too long by Chidiebere Igbokwe – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Biafra: Dried wounds licked for too long by Chidiebere Igbokwe
NAIJ.COM
Editor's note: Chidiebere Igbokwe has analysed the 1967 Nigeria-Biafra civil war and the lessons drawn from it so far by the Igbo people majorly in the South-East region of Nigeria. Igbokwe also said the issue of Biafra and casualties during the war ...
Biafra Protest: Osinbajo Will Be Held Responsible If Any Igbo Is KilledNAIJA NEWS
Biafra: 50 years after the Nigeria civil warInformation Nigeria

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Dino Melaye allegedly caught on tape bribing Tribunal Judge, Ikpeme [Audio] – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Dino Melaye allegedly caught on tape bribing Tribunal Judge, Ikpeme [Audio]
Daily Post Nigeria
Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, has been caught on tape allegedly bribing a tribunal judge who handled his election case in 2015, Justice Akon Ikpeme, Saharareporters is reporting. In the audio tape, which allegedly captures a telephone ...
Sahara Reporters, Awada Kerikeri behind bribery tape - MelayeNAIJ.COM
Before Dino's leaked tape, there were three othersYNaija
Senator Dino Melaye Caught On Tape Bribing Tribunal Judge Akoh IkpemeSaharaReporters.com
Nigerian Bulletin -SIGNAL (press release)
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If Buhari does not win second term, Nigeria will be destroyed – Campaign Organisation – NAIJ.COM


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If Buhari does not win second term, Nigeria will be destroyed – Campaign Organisation
NAIJ.COM
The Buhari Campaign Organisation (BOG) has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari must seek a second term to ensure that Nigeria's peace is preserved. BOG has said that two years of the APC-led government had impacted more positively on ...
For Stabilizing, Sustaining Nigeria's Economy, APC Deserves Commendation—OyegunLeadership Newspapers
Men's Roundtable 2 years of PMB and the unpalatable scorecardPulse Nigeria
APC Chairman, Odigie-Oyegun faults Buhari's appoints in last two yearsDaily Post Nigeria
Vanguard -AllAfrica.com -Daily Trust -Guardian (blog)
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University of Ibadan shut down over students’ protest – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

University of Ibadan shut down over students' protest
Daily Post Nigeria
Following a peaceful protest embarked upon by students of the University of Ibadan on Monday, the management of the institution has shut down the University. It directed the students to vacate the campus on or before 6pm on Monday. Director of ...
University of Ibadan Students must not protest off-campus "if they like their lives", Police boss saysPulse Nigeria
University Of Ibadan Authorities Order Students To Vacate Campus Over ProtestSaharaReporters.com
Management shuts down University of IbadanInformation Nigeria
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NTEJE CRISIS: 5 killed, Pete Edochie’s brother, 17 others arrested – Vanguard


Ripples Nigeria

NTEJE CRISIS: 5 killed, Pete Edochie's brother, 17 others arrested
Vanguard
AWKA—FIVE persons have so far lost their lives in Nteje, Anambra State and 18 others, including a brother to the popular Nollywood actor, Pete Edochie, are being detained in Abuja over protracted land dispute in the community. The traditional ruler of ...
Police nab Pete Edochie's brother, others arrested over killings in land disputeTODAY.ng

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50 years on: An ode to the land of the rising sun and Nigeria’s inconvenient truth (part 1) by Fani-Kayode – NAIJ.COM


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50 years on: An ode to the land of the rising sun and Nigeria's inconvenient truth (part 1) by Fani-Kayode
NAIJ.COM
Editor's note: Remembering the Nigeria-Biafra civil war after 50 years, the former minister of aviation Femi Fani-Kayode has called for equality and justice for every Nigerian irrespective of their tribe or religion. The former minister also called for ...
EDITORIAL: Obasanjo, The Burden Of InsincerityLeadership Newspapers
Biafra Protest: Osinbajo Will Be Responsible For Any Igbo Man's BloodBuzzNigeria.com

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Senator Dino Melaye Caught On Tape Bribing Tribunal Judge Akoh Ikpeme – SaharaReporters.com


SaharaReporters.com

Senator Dino Melaye Caught On Tape Bribing Tribunal Judge Akoh Ikpeme
SaharaReporters.com
An audio tape obtained by Saharareporters has revealed how Nigerian Senator Dino Melaye compromised Justice Akon Ikpeme, the tribunal judge who handled his election case in 2015. by SaharaReporters, New York May 30, 2017. An audio tape obtained ...

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Kogi: Outstanding salaries to be paid May 31 – Bello – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Kogi: Outstanding salaries to be paid May 31 – Bello
Daily Post Nigeria
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, says his administration has completed payment of salary to 95 per cent of its workers cleared in the just concluded staff screening and verification exercise. He also announced that students in tertiary institutions ...
Why Yahaya Bello must go – Dino MelayeYNaija

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Biafra Day Army denies shooting protesters in Abia – Pulse Nigeria


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Biafra Day Army denies shooting protesters in Abia
Pulse Nigeria
IPOB had earlier alleged that the Army shot at their members who were holding a rally. Published: 07:32 , Refreshed: 5 minutes ago; Chika Ebuzor. Print; eMail · Biafra protest holds in Lagos on December 16, 2015 play. Biafra protest holds in Lagos on ...
Biafra protest: Army denies killing pro-Biafra protesters in Aba, UmuahiaNAIJ.COM
Biafra: Hausa/Fulani soldiers currently shooting our members in Aba – IPOB allegesDaily Post Nigeria

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Residents of collapsed Lagos building ignored vacation orders – Official – Premium Times


Premium Times

Residents of collapsed Lagos building ignored vacation orders – Official
Premium Times
The Lagos State Building Control Agency, LASBCA, said occupants of the three-storey building which collapsed on Monday in Lagos failed to heed its repeated warnings to vacate the house. LASBCA Acting General Manager, Oyewale Joseph, told the News ...
How bricklayer, 5-yr-old died in Lagos building collapseVanguard
Five year-old dead, 14 others injured in another Lagos collapsed buildingInformation Nigeria
Nigeria: Two Dead, 14 Rescued in Lagos Building CollapseAllAfrica.com
NAIJ.COM -Leadership Newspapers -The Nation Newspaper -The News
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Stolen, diverted public funds must be accounted for — Osinbajo – Vanguard


Vanguard

Stolen, diverted public funds must be accounted for — Osinbajo
Vanguard
ABUJA—Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, said, yesterday, that public resources that were looted in the past few years in the country would be accounted for by those involved. Osinbajo stated this in a nationwide broadcast to mark the second ...
Anyone who can afford N30,000 will be able to own a house - OsinbajoNAIJ.COM
Pains of poverty hard to forget – OsinbajoThe Nation Newspaper
The Federal Government Has Announced That Nigerians Can Own A House For N30k MonthlyKonbini
Premium Times -Nigerian Bulletin -National Accord -YNaija
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Why I’m passionate about developing Aba – Gov. Ikpeazu – The Eagle Online


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Why I'm passionate about developing Aba – Gov. Ikpeazu
The Eagle Online
Since I became Governor I have been eating local rice and wearing made in Aba clothes to support our people. Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State on May 29, 2017 celebrated two years in office. To mark the occasion, he spoke with a select group of ...
Ikpeazu pledges even development of AbiaGuardian (blog)

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Abductors of Lagos school kidnap slash ransom as Parents, school management meet – Vanguard


Vanguard

Abductors of Lagos school kidnap slash ransom as Parents, school management meet
Vanguard
lagos—Parents of the six abducted Senior Secondary School students kidnapped last Thursday by militants at the Lagos Model College, Igbonla, Epe, met yesterday, with management of the college to deliberate on the way out, particularly raising the huge ...
Lagos Model College Kidnap The full story of how militants abducted 6 studentsPulse Nigeria
Abducted Lagos students: We won't negotiate with kidnappers – PolicePremium Times
Igbonla: 'Government will not negotiate with kidnappers'The Nation Newspaper

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My thoughts about my successor, plans for 2019 — Ajimobi – Vanguard


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My thoughts about my successor, plans for 2019 — Ajimobi
Vanguard
Ibadan—Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State yesterday, said he would unveil his successor in May 2018, urging the people to be patient. Ajimobi stated this in Ibadan during an interactive session with newsmen to mark the 'Democracy Day' and his ...
UI Students Disrupt Ajimobi's Media Interactive ProgrammeLeadership Newspapers
Democracy Day: Your last two years is monumental failure – Accord Party tells AjimobiDaily Post Nigeria
Ajimobi says he may contest for Senate in 2019The News
The Eagle Online -Guardian (blog) -The Nation Newspaper -Politics Nigeria
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APC Councillorship primaries: NURTW leader killed, scores injured during imposition violence – Vanguard


Vanguard

APC Councillorship primaries: NURTW leader killed, scores injured during imposition violence
Vanguard
lagos—VIOLENCE, yesterday, marred the councillorship primaries of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Lagos billed for the 377 wards of the state. At least one person was killed and scores were injured in the exercises in some wards. While ...
Mixed reactions trail Lagos APC councillorship primariesPremium Times
Two killed as violence erupts at Lagos APC primaryYNaija
Two die as violence breaks out during APC councilorship election primary in LagosRipples Nigeria
The Eagle Online -AppsforPCdaily -Normangee Star
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Prof Abubakar Momoh, renowned civil society leader, is dead – Vanguard


Vanguard

Prof Abubakar Momoh, renowned civil society leader, is dead
Vanguard
Abubakar Momoh, prominent Nigerian civil society leader and Director General of the Independent National Electoral Commission's Electoral Institute, has died. Momoh, a professor, who sat on the board of several non-governmental organisations, died ...
DG Electoral Institute, Prof Abubakar Momoh, Is DeadLeadership Newspapers
BREAKING: INEC's Electoral Institute DG Prof. Abubakar Momoh is deadNAIJ.COM
CSOs mourn Prof Abubakar MomohDaily Trust
CHANNELS TELEVISION -P.M. News -The Eagle Online -360Nobs.com
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Fayose seeks increase in youth corps members’ allowance – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Fayose seeks increase in youth corps members' allowance
The Nation Newspaper
Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose has called on the Federal Government to increase the monthly allowance of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members in view of the dwindling purchasing power of the Naira. Fayose spoke at the swearing-in ...
PHOTOS: Fayose sets aside political differences, greets Tinubu, AmbodeThe Punch
PHOTONEWS: Fayose attends Lagos@50 gala night with APC chieftainsDaily Post Nigeria
Gen Adebayo: Fayose has honoured himself — ONIVanguard
Daily Trust -YNaija -NAIJ.COM -The Tide
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Norway to digitise Nigerian literature – Vanguard


Vanguard

Norway to digitise Nigerian literature
Vanguard
The National Library of Norway said Monday it would digitise literature from Nigeria following a seemingly unprecedented agreement which organisers hope will lead to an “African digital library”. •The Benin Ivory mask in the Metropolitan Museum New York.

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Badeh: But for infighting, Adamawa would have been better than Lagos – TheCable


TheCable

Badeh: But for infighting, Adamawa would have been better than Lagos
TheCable
Alex Badeh, former chief of defence staff, says Adamawa, where he hail from, would have been better than Lagos if not for the disagreement among some of its leaders. He said this on Monday while delivering a goodwill message at a public forum organised ...
Why I'm yet to go to my hometown after Boko Haram defeat – BadehPremium Times
Why I am yet to visit my hometown – BadehThe Nation Newspaper

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Ambode Calls For Review Of Cultural Issues Inhibiting Growth – The News


The News

Ambode Calls For Review Of Cultural Issues Inhibiting Growth
The News
Wife of Lagos State Governor, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode; her husband, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode; Co-Chairman, Lagos@50 Committee, Mr. Habeeb Fasinro; Senator Olamilekan Adeola Solomon and Acting Commissioner for Tourism, Arts & Culture, Mrs.
Lagos holds the seed of Nigeria of our dreams – osinbajoVanguard
Democracy Day: Nigerians must remain vigilant – TinubuPremium Times
Ambode's Mid-term Score Card In LagosLeadership Newspapers
The Eagle Online -Guardian (blog) -The Streetjournal -The Nation Newspaper
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The Ideal Democracy Day celebration by Olisa Metuh – Vanguard


Vanguard

The Ideal Democracy Day celebration by Olisa Metuh
Vanguard
Since 1999, we have celebrated the 29th of May as Democracy Day. Our leaders across the nation have seized upon the day as an opportunity to deliver monologues on their 'achievements.' This practice, unfortunately, serves to obviate the essence of ...
Democracy Day: A day for reflection not celebration!Daily Trust
Democracy Day What May 29 means to a young NigerianPulse Nigeria
After 18 years of failure, we need a new kind of DemocracyVentures Africa
Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)
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Unemployment rate hits over 210m globally – ILO – Vanguard


Vanguard

Unemployment rate hits over 210m globally – ILO
Vanguard
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has said that over 210 million people are unemployed globally and that by 2030 the world would need 600 million jobs extra. Mr Luc Cortebeeck, Vice-President of Governing Body of ILO said this at the just ...

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The last 2 years under Buhari have been a disaster – Fani-Kayode – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

The last 2 years under Buhari have been a disaster - Fani-Kayode
NAIJ.COM
A former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has described the last two years of the President Muhammadu Buhari's administration as disastrous. Fani-Kayode made this claim while wishing Nigerians Happy Democracy via his official Twitter handle ...
Fani-Kayode's Democracy Day Message To NigeriansNigerian Bulletin
'Shame on you' – Fani-Kayode blasts Adamu Adamu for serving in Buhari's governmentDaily Post Nigeria
Buhari's 2 years a disaster, Nigeria will cease to exist if… –Fani-KayodeRipples Nigeria

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APC Has Nothing To Celebrate, Says PDP Faction – CHANNELS TELEVISION


NAIJA NEWS

APC Has Nothing To Celebrate, Says PDP Faction
CHANNELS TELEVISION
N'Delta Crisis: APC Group Commends Buhari's Intervention The Makarfi-led faction of the Peoples Democratic Party says there is nothing to celebrate today as Nigeria marks Democracy Day. The PDP Caretaker Committee in a statement by its spokesperson, ...
Buhari's anti-graft war is nothing but noise designed to kill Nigeria's democracy – PDPNAIJ.COM
Temitope Olanipekun: Ondo APC : The irony of a ruling partyDaily Post Nigeria
2019 presidential poll: 'Ex-President Jonathan ticket might not work'Vanguard
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Church members desert church after the sack of the former Chaplain – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

Church members desert church after the sack of the former Chaplain
Information Nigeria
Members of the Chapel of Christ the Light, Alausa, Ikeja, deserted from church on Sunday following the sack of the immediate Chaplain by the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode. It was observed that the chapel was sparsely filled as the service, which usually ...
Backstory: Between Governor Ambode, his wife and the Chaplain who got firedYNaija
Alausa church deserted over sacking of pastorP.M. News
Nigeria: Real Reasons Sacked Lagos Chaplain, Femi Taiwo, Was FiredAllAfrica.com

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Senator Dino Melaye stuns with sons in traditional outfits (photo) – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Senator Dino Melaye stuns with sons in traditional outfits (photo)
NAIJ.COM
Senator Dino Melaye is telling the world that he is not all about politics and controversy but also a family man. The boisterous senator from Kogi state Melaye proudly shows off his two sons as they all rock agbada outfits. The senator who just joined ...

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Biafra war veterans relive the memories 50 years after – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Biafra war veterans relive the memories 50 years after
NAIJ.COM
50 years after the Biafra civil war, soldiers who participated in it on the Biafran side have spoken about their experiences saying they don't want a repeat again. The agitation for an independent Biafra state led by General Emeka Odumegwu Ojukwu in ...
Biafra remains extremely sensitive subject in Nigeria – Israel TimesDaily Post Nigeria
Biafra: a painful chapter in Nigeria's historyVanguard
Nigeria: Biafran Secessionist Movement Grows StrongerAllAfrica.com
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Nigeria inching towards another civil war – Pastor Tunde Bakare – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Nigeria inching towards another civil war – Pastor Tunde Bakare
NAIJ.COM
The General Overseer of the Latter Rain Assembly, Lagos, Pastor Tunde Bakare, has issued a stern warning to the authorities in Nigeria. According to Daily Post, Bakare warned that Nigeria is on the verge of another civil war following the yet-to-be ...
Nigeria nearing another Civil War – Pastor Tunde BakareDaily Post Nigeria
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Why I’ve not allocated a single plot in 19 months – FCTA Minister – Vanguard


Vanguard

Why I've not allocated a single plot in 19 months – FCTA Minister
Vanguard
ABUJA – Minister of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, disclosed yesterday that his administration has not made a single land allocation since assumed office because of the mistakes of the past. Speaking ...
FCT Downscales Work on Vice-President Quarters, to Upgrade Urban SlumsTHISDAY Newspapers

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Use democracy to make wise selections – Atiku – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Use democracy to make wise selections - Atiku
NAIJ.COM
Former vice president, Atiku Abubakar has called on Nigerians to exercise patience with those in government till the end of their administration and make better choices in subsequent elections. Vanguard reports that in his Democracy Day message to ...
Before we discard statesDaily Trust
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Democracy Day: Tinubu asks Nigerians to be vigilant – WorldStage


WorldStage

Democracy Day: Tinubu asks Nigerians to be vigilant
WorldStage
Former Lagos State governor and All Progressives Congress (APC) national stalwart, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has asked Nigerians to keep and nurture democracy, nor for the sake of democracy but for the sake of the country. “We must remember that should we ...

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Why Boko Haram succeeded in recent attack on NAF base—CAS – Vanguard


Vanguard

Why Boko Haram succeeded in recent attack on NAF base—CAS
Vanguard
ABUJA—THE Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has blamed recent successful attack on a defence base of the Nigerian Air Force by the Boko Haram terrorists, on some base commanders, who he said were yet to imbibe and adopt the tenets of ...
Air Chief Raises The Alarm Over Planned Attack On Air Force BaseLeadership Newspapers
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How To Make LGs Viable – Gov Ahmed – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

How To Make LGs Viable – Gov Ahmed
Leadership Newspapers
The Kwara State governor, Alh Abdulfatah Ahmed has called for adequate funding of local governments across the country. He said adequate fiscal allocation to the third tier of government remains the only viable solution to the myriad of problems ...
Ahmed Abdulfatah Gov makes case for LG reform in KwaraPulse Nigeria
Ramadan: Gov. Ahmed urges Muslims to pray for NigeriaVanguard
LGs will soon collapse – Gov. AhmedThe Eagle Online
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Court declares LG marriage certificates illegal – The Punch


The Punch

Court declares LG marriage certificates illegal
The Punch
A Lagos High Court has barred local government areas from conducting marriages across the country. The court, in a judgment, declared that the Local Government Unified Marriage Certificate was unknown to law and therefore unconstitutional, null and void.
Lagos Court Bars LGs from Issuing Marriage CertificateTHISDAY Newspapers

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‘Why PenCom appointments were reviewed’ – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

'Why PenCom appointments were reviewed'
Daily Trust
The Federal Government may have decided to review appointments into the Board of the National Pension Commission (PenCom) in order to avoid court action and address the concerns raised by some individuals on the appointments, Daily Trust gathered.
Osinbajo appoints National Pension Commission, Bank of Industry chiefsPremium Times
Acting President appoints new DG for PENCOM, MD for BoNational Accord
Acting President appoints new DG for PENCOM, MD for BoIVanguard
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I won’t borrow money for LG elections —Emmanuel – Vanguard


Vanguard

I won't borrow money for LG elections —Emmanuel
Vanguard
Uyo—GOVERNOR Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has said that his administration was not prepared to borrow money from banks to conduct elections into local government councils, adding that the council elections would be conducted once the ...
Despite being among Nigeria's richest states, Akwa Ibom governor says state lacks funds for LG electionsPremium Times
A'Ibom Insists on Running LGs with Caretaker CommitteesTHISDAY Newspapers
Emmanuel: I won't borrow at high interest rate for council pollThe Nation Newspaper
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LG secretariat set ablaze over APC primaries – Vanguard


CHANNELS TELEVISION

LG secretariat set ablaze over APC primaries
Vanguard
LAGOS—Protests over the conduct of All Progressives Congress, APC, local government council primaries snowballed, Saturday night, into the burning of the Amuwo Odofin Local Government Secretariat, in FESTAC Town. ADVERTISING. inRead invented ...
Marred Primaries Leaves Lagos APC In Confused StateCHANNELS TELEVISION
Lagos APC holds councillorship primaries MondayThe News
Despite outbreak of violence, Lagos APC vows to hold ward primaryTheCable
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Youths’ anger may consume us, Obasanjo warns – Vanguard


Vanguard

Youths' anger may consume us, Obasanjo warns
Vanguard
ABEOKUTA – Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has warned that the country might be consumed by anger of the youth as a result of their neglect, adding that the country will not be transformed if it continued to neglect its youths in the scheme ...
Democracy Day What May 29 means to a young NigerianPulse Nigeria
Don't Wish Us Dead, Obasanjo's Statement Everyone Is Talking AboutNigerian Bulletin
Nigeria Risking Youth Anger, Explosions – ObasanjoLeadership Newspapers
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Double registration saga: I did not endorse Omebije as Yahaya Bello’s replacement – Ex-Gov. Idris – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Double registration saga: I did not endorse Omebije as Yahaya Bello's replacement – Ex-Gov. Idris
Daily Post Nigeria
It could be recalled that the call for Bello's resignation or impeachment was based on the accusation that he engaged in multiple voter's registration which is in violation of the electoral laws of Nigeria. Ex-governor Idris made the denial through a ...
Yahaya Bello Kogi governor denies registering for PVC twicePulse Nigeria
Bello Says He Will Not Resign Over Double RegistrationCHANNELS TELEVISION
Calls for Yahaya Bello's Resignation is ridiculous and unnecessary – GroupWetinhappen Magazine (blog)
YNaija -AllAfrica.com -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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We must sacrifice to make Nigeria great – Osinbajo – Vanguard


NIGERIAN TRIBUNE

We must sacrifice to make Nigeria great – Osinbajo
Vanguard
ABUJA- Acting President Yemi Osinbajo said on Sunday that every Nigerian must make some sacrifice for the greatness of the country. Speaking at the 2017 Democracy Day Interdenominational church service with the theme: The Dry Bones Shall Live Again” ...
Osinbajo to Nigerians: Be ready to make sacrificeDaily Trust
Osinbajo has shown uncommon pragmatism | Insiders speak on the Acting president's speech on BiafraYNaija
G7 Meeting: Nigerians react to Osibanjo's trip to ItalyNAIJ.COM
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Democracy Day: Gov. Ugwuanyi prays for President Buhari, Osinbanjo – Vanguard


Vanguard

Democracy Day: Gov. Ugwuanyi prays for President Buhari, Osinbanjo
Vanguard
Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has called on Nigerians to offer special prayers for the healing power of God to visit President Muhammadu Buhari and restore his health to enable him continue to work for the unity and good governance of the ...
Ugwuanyi Asks Nigerians To Pray For BuhariCHANNELS TELEVISION
Ugwuanyi IPAC hails Enugu Governor on peace and infrastructural developmentPulse Nigeria
Children's Parliament thank Governor Ugwuanyi.National Accord
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South-East: sit-at-home order optional-Ekweremadu – Vanguard


Vanguard

South-East: sit-at-home order optional-Ekweremadu
Vanguard
Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremmadu, has advised that the sit-at-home order declared by some right groups in South-East for May 30 should be optional. The Indigenous Peoples of Biafra and the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State ...
BIAFRA | Ike Ekweremadu, Ebonyi State Governor, Engr. David Umah appeals to Agitators over Sit-at-Home orderWetinhappen Magazine (blog)

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South-East: sit-at-home order optional-Ekweremadu – Vanguard


Vanguard

South-East: sit-at-home order optional-Ekweremadu
Vanguard
Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremmadu, has advised that the sit-at-home order declared by some right groups in South-East for May 30 should be optional. The Indigenous Peoples of Biafra and the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State ...

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Ensure fairness, justice in practice of polygamy– HOD – Vanguard


Daily Trust

Ensure fairness, justice in practice of polygamy– HOD
Vanguard
Dr Usman Shu'iab, Head of Department, Islamic Law, Bayero University, Kano, has charged Muslim faithful to always ensure fairness and justice in the practice of polygamy to avoid the wrath of Allah. Shu'iab made the call on Sunday in Abuja at the 2017 ...
Sanusi deliberately misunderstood on polygamy –C'ttee scribeDaily Trust

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Ekweremadu hails FG over Enugu 27km road project – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Ekweremadu hails FG over Enugu 27km road project
Daily Post Nigeria
The Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has commended the Federal Government for its efforts at building critical road infrastructure to boost agriculture and economic diversification in the country. Ekweremadu stated this at the weekend ...
Ndigbo must not stop where Nigeria dropped us -ObiVanguard
Ekweremadu Backs National Restructuring, Not Biafran SecessionSaharaReporters.com
Ekweremadu reacts his guest house raid, backs MASSOB, IPOB agitation for restructuringNaija247news
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Benue Govt. builds 740 primary schools – Vanguard


Vanguard

Benue Govt. builds 740 primary schools
Vanguard
Its commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Prof Dennis Ityavyar, disclosed this in Makurdi on Sunday. He said the administration of Gov Samuel Ortom was committed to laying a solid foundation for primary education in the state. “During our ...
Ortom has turned Benue to personal business venture – TsavDaily Post Nigeria
Benue Govt to privatize industries – CommissionerThe News
Benue Govt. Uncovers N4bn Bond FraudCHANNELS TELEVISION

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An open letter to the Minister of Interior – a plea for better service at the passport offices.

The Ikeja Passport Office

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Andy Uba PDP Senators to protest against Public Accounts Committee chairman – Pulse Nigeria


The Punch

Andy Uba PDP Senators to protest against Public Accounts Committee chairman
Pulse Nigeria
Earlier, the PDP caucus had demanded that Uba be removed as chairman of the committee a day after he formally announced his defection. Published: 31 minutes ago; Gbenga Bada. Print; eMail · Andy Uba play. Andy Uba. (Punch) ...
PDP senators protest as Saraki fails to sack UbaThe Punch
PDP Senators Pressure Saraki to Sack Andy UbaNigerian Bulletin

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Rescue of 82 Chibok Schoolgirls, proof of FG’s commitment to Nigerian child – Sen. Oluremi Tinubu – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Rescue of 82 Chibok Schoolgirls, proof of FG's commitment to Nigerian child – Sen. Oluremi Tinubu
Daily Post Nigeria
Senator Oluremi Tinubu representing Lagos Central Senatorial District has said the recent rescue of 82 of the abducted Chibok schoolgirls is a proof of the commitment of the Federal Government to the wellbeing of the Nigerian child. On the occasion of ...
The Tinubu Factor in Yoruba and Nigerian AffairsTHISDAY Newspapers
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Acting President Osinbajo, former VP Sambo, disagree over Zaria water project – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Acting President Osinbajo, former VP Sambo, disagree over Zaria water project
NAIJ.COM
NAIJ.com gathered that Osinbajo and his predecessor, Namadi Sambo, on Saturday disagreed over the role played by present and past Kaduna governors in the Zaria water project. Represented at the event by the national chairman of the All Progressives ...
Osinbajo, Namadi Sambo disagree at Zaria water commissioningPremium Times
Home News 40 Years After, el-Rufai Commissions 150m Per Day Litres Of Zaria Water...Leadership Newspapers
Osinbajo commissions N24bn Zaria water plantDaily Trust
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School feeding: FG covered 7 states, spent N7, 092b on 2016 – Guardian (blog)


Guardian (blog)

School feeding: FG covered 7 states, spent N7, 092b on 2016
Guardian (blog)
Federal Government's National Homegrown School Feeding Programme, which kicked-off last year, may have gulped not less than N674, 785 for 24 per child, totaling meals on some 1,051, 619 pioneer primary school pupils across seven states of the ...

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Ambode’s wife committed sacrilege and should apologise —African Church Bishop – The Punch


The Punch

Ambode's wife committed sacrilege and should apologise —African Church Bishop
The Punch
The Rt. Rev. Michael Adeyemi is the head of the African Church, Ifako Diocese, and the boss of the Presiding Chaplain of the Chapel of Christ the Light, Ikeja, Venerable Femi Taiwo, who was sacked by the Lagos State Government for allegedly ...
Reverend describes Ambode's action as ungodly, says 'even the military didn't sack a chaplain'TheCable
Removal of Chaplain: Ambode relocates 50th thanksgiving service to State HouseVanguard
Chaplain removal: Ambode moves Lagos at 50 Church service to State HouseDaily Post Nigeria
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We’ll drag IGP to ICC if any IPOB member is killed on BIAFRA Remembrance Day – Group – Vanguard


Vanguard

We'll drag IGP to ICC if any IPOB member is killed on BIAFRA Remembrance Day – Group
Vanguard
A pro-democracy and advocacy group, Concerned Nigerians has warned that it would drag the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Idris Ibrahim to the International Criminal Court, ICC, if anything happens to any member of the Indigenous People of Biafra ...
Frustration and hope: Biafra 50 years onNews24
Pro- Biafran group accuses Ebonyi government of intimidating their members with thugsNAIJ.COM
Biafra Day Celebration: Group Vows To Drag IGP To International Criminal Court If IPOB Members Are KilledSaharaReporters.com
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We will end violence against children, Osinbajo vows – Vanguard


Vanguard

We will end violence against children, Osinbajo vows
Vanguard
ACTING President Yemi Osinbajo has vowed that the Federal Government will end violence against children just as he said children would be protected. Against this backdrop, the Federal Government, yesterday, launched the 'End Violence Against Children' ...
FG Pledges Support To End Violence Against ChildrenLeadership Newspapers
FG Urges States to Adopt Laws and Policies to End Violence Against ChildrenBellaNaija
UNICEF urges govs to end violence against childrenTheCable
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We are greater together than apart 50 years after Biafra, by Osinbajo – Vanguard


Vanguard

We are greater together than apart 50 years after Biafra, by Osinbajo
Vanguard
Osinbajo speaking at the Biafra Colloquium; 50 Years After on Thursday said that the 'spilling of blood in dispute is hardly ever worth the losses. Of the fallouts of bitter wars is the anger that can so easily be rekindled by those who for good or ill ...
Biafra agitation: IPOB attacks Obasanjo over anti-Biafra statementNAIJ.COM
Biafra is not a dirty wordTheCable
Biafra: How Obasanjo caused Nigeria's problems – Igbo groupsDaily Post Nigeria
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You are a Joker, I won’t resign – Bello fires back at Dino Melaye, others – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

You are a Joker, I won't resign - Bello fires back at Dino Melaye, others
NAIJ.COM
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state says Senator Dino Melaye and others asking him to resign are jokers, Daily Post reports. NAIJ.com gathered that top members of the Kogi state chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) had asked Bello resign over ...
INEC Registration: Yahaya Bello Did No Wrong – ExpertLeadership Newspapers
Bello is everyone's problem in Kogi — AyodeleVanguard
Voter Registration Scandal: APC demands Kogi Gov. Bello's resignationPremium Times
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Presidency releases Buhari’s pictures to mark 2017 Children’s Day – Vanguard


Vanguard

Presidency releases Buhari's pictures to mark 2017 Children's Day
Vanguard
Abuja – The Presidency on Saturday in Abuja released some filed pictures of President Muhammadu Buhari with children in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, as part of memorial events to mark this year's Children's Day. President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice ...
Children's Day Special: Presidency releases photos of Buhari with kidsPremium Times
Bayo Omoboriowo uploads Buhari's photos to mark Children's DayDaily Post Nigeria
Despite his absence, Presidency releases photos of Buhari with childrenNAIJ.COM
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Ekiti fuel crisis: Marketers bow to Fayose’s order – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Ekiti fuel crisis: Marketers bow to Fayose's order
Daily Post Nigeria
Some oil marketers in Ekiti State have bowed to an order given by the state governor, Ayodele Fayose on Wednesday that petrol dealers must start selling fuel to Ekiti people within 24 hours or risk revocation of their licenses. Trouble started when ...
Inuwa Bawa's death shocking, says FayoseThe Punch
Ekiti Petrol Crisis EscalatesTHISDAY Newspapers
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Time to accelerate results for Nigerian children – TheCable


TheCable

Time to accelerate results for Nigerian children
TheCable
It has not been the best of times for Nigerian children lately, despite progress made on few fronts, there has been a number of major setbacks for children in Nigeria. A five-minute walk on the street of any city in Nigeria will convince any doubter ...
Ramadan: Yobe govt. distributes food donated to Boko Haram victimsPremium Times
Army arrests 3 top Boko Haram leaders in Niger stateNAIJ.COM
Army Bursts Boko Haram Cell, Arrest 3 Kingpins In MokwaLeadership Newspapers
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Removal of Chaplain: Ambode relocates 50th thanksgiving service to State House – Nigeria Today


Nigeria Today

Removal of Chaplain: Ambode relocates 50th thanksgiving service to State House
Nigeria Today
Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwumi Ambode, yesterday, directed that tomorrow's thanksgiving service for the state's 50th anniversary and second year anniversary of his administration be moved from the Chapel of Christ the Light to the Banquet Hall of ...

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My house was raided by Police, nothing was found – Ekweremadu – Vanguard


Vanguard

My house was raided by Police, nothing was found – Ekweremadu
Vanguard
DEPUTY Senate President, Sen Ike Ekweremadu has lamented that his house was raided yesterday by the Nigeria Police Force from the Inspector General of Police Special Squad, noting that nothing incriminating was found at the end of the exercise.
Ekweremadu: Buhari demonises opposition, Osinbajo should not act like him – Fani-KayodeDaily Post Nigeria
Ekweremadu canvasses total removal of age criterion for political officesNAIJ.COM
Security agents raid Ekweremadu's guest houseThe Nation Newspaper
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Malabu Deal: Court Summons AGF Over Adoke – Leadership Newspapers


The Olisa Blogazine

Malabu Deal: Court Summons AGF Over Adoke
Leadership Newspapers
A Federal High Court of the Abuja Judicial Division has summoned the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, to appear before it 30 days from May 24, 2017, following an application by his predecessor, Mohammed ...
Malabu Scandal: Adoke sues Malami, blames “Jonathan's directives”Premium Times
$1.09bn Malabu oil block: Adoke sues AGFThe Nation Newspaper
$1.09bn Malabu Scandal: Former AGF Adoke Wants Court to Rule He Acted on Jonathan's OrdersThe Olisa Blogazine

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Coup Plot Can Never Succeed In Nigeria Again– Shettima – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Coup Plot Can Never Succeed In Nigeria Again– Shettima
Leadership Newspapers
Opposing recent rumours of an alleged coup plot by the military in the country, Borno State governor , Alhaji Kashim Shettima has said such a plot can never succeed in Nigeria. He emphatically stressed that there can never be a coup plot in the country ...
Shettima: More schools in north than south but 14m children out of school in regionTheCable
Disregard coup rumours, Northern Governors tell NigeriansVanguard
Northern Governors Sign Pact With Catholic Mission To Revive EducationCHANNELS TELEVISION
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Kidnap of Lagos Model college students: Parents gripped with fear – Vanguard


Vanguard

Kidnap of Lagos Model college students: Parents gripped with fear
Vanguard
Amidst apprehension by Parents of the six Senior Secondary School students of Lagos Model College, Igbonla, Epe who were abducted Thursday morning by militants, Lagos State Government has given assurance that the girls will be rescued unhurt soon.
Abducted Lagos school pupils: 'Security forces kill 14 militants, advance into creeks'The Nation Newspaper
Lagos School Kidnap: 14 Militants Killed in Gun Battle, Parents PanicThe Olisa Blogazine

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Osinbajo Nigerians are in love with acting president, you can’t blame them – Pulse Nigeria


Vanguard

Osinbajo Nigerians are in love with acting president, you can't blame them
Pulse Nigeria
Nigeria's acting president is on another round of charm offensives and he's earned all the love coming his way. Published: 26 minutes ago , Refreshed: 9 minutes ago; Jude Egbas. Print; eMail · Acting president steps into the Garki market play.
Acting President Osinbajo congratulates Nigerian Muslims on RamadanNAIJ.COM
Osinbajo hosts pupils, visits Abuja marketDaily Trust
Osinbajo Visits Garki Market In AbujaCHANNELS TELEVISION
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$1.09bn Malabu oil block: Adoke sues AGF – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

$1.09bn Malabu oil block: Adoke sues AGF
The Nation Newspaper
A former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of justice, Mr. Mohammed Bello Adoke(SAN), has sued his successor, AGF Abubakar Malami(SAN), over the Settlement Agreement of the controversial $1.09billion Malabu Oil Block(OPL 245).

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Mid-term: Projects galore, thumbs up for Ugwuanyi in Enugu – Vanguard


Vanguard

Mid-term: Projects galore, thumbs up for Ugwuanyi in Enugu
Vanguard
It has been a busy week for the government and people of Enugu State following avalanche of activities heralding the second year anniversary in office of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on May 29, 2017. The week, under review, has indeed stirred celebration ...

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NDLEA Intercepts Huge Amount Of Cannabis At Seme Border – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

NDLEA Intercepts Huge Amount Of Cannabis At Seme Border
Information Nigeria
Men of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency have intercepted 5,863 kilogrammes (kg) of compressed dried weeds that tested positive for cannabis. Anti-narcotic officials with Seme Border Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency ...
NDLEA intercepts N60m cannabis at Seme borderThe Nation Newspaper

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Army arrests 3 top Boko Haram leaders in Niger state – NAIJ.COM


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Army arrests 3 top Boko Haram leaders in Niger state
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The Nigerian Army said it raided a Boko Haram cell at Mokwa and its environs in Niger state. According to army spokesman on Brig Gen Sani Usman, the raid which took place on Thursday, May 25, saw to the arrest of 3 leaders of the terrorist group. The ...
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Biafra: Why remanding Nnamdi Kanu was the worst thing Buhari did – Reno Omokri – Daily Post Nigeria


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Biafra: Why remanding Nnamdi Kanu was the worst thing Buhari did – Reno Omokri
Daily Post Nigeria
Former Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on New Media, Reno Omokri, has said that the worst thing President Muhammadu Buhari did to remand the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu in prison. Omokri said ...
Nnamdi Kanu receives Ohanaeze youths in his homeNAIJ.COM

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Kelechi Iheanacho rescues Nigeria in the hands of classic Corsica – NAIJ.COM


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Kelechi Iheanacho rescues Nigeria in the hands of classic Corsica
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Manchester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho was the savior for the Super Eagles of Nigeria on Friday night, May 26, 2017 as his late minute penalty saved Nigeria from a defeat against Corsica in an international friendly match played at the Stade ...

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Justice Ngwuta’s money DSS seized missing, Judge cries out – Ripples Nigeria


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Justice Ngwuta's money DSS seized missing, Judge cries out
Ripples Nigeria
Part of the N35million the Department of State Service (DSS) claimed it recovered from the home of Justice Sylvester Ngwuta is missing. This was disclosed by the presiding judge, Justice John Tsoho of the Abuja Federal High Court at the resumption of ...

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REVEALED! How Dino Melaye aligned with Senate Press Corps to shut out online media – NAIJ.COM


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REVEALED! How Dino Melaye aligned with Senate Press Corps to shut out online media
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Senator, Dino Melaye representing Kogi West Senatorial district has specifically ordered that online platforms covering Senate plenary would no longer participate in his press sessions. According to Daily Post, this was manifested on Friday, when ...
So 'Senauthor' Dino Melaye wrote a bedtime story for his friends only | We have just one questionYNaija

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Court, DSS disagree as money recovered from Justice Ngwuta’s house goes missing – Vanguard


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Court, DSS disagree as money recovered from Justice Ngwuta's house goes missing
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The Federal High Court, Abuja, has disagreed with the Department of State Services (DSS) over the amount of money admitted into evidence in the ongoing trial of Supreme Court judge, Justice Sylvester Ngwuta. The money in question is said to have been ...
BREAKING: Controversy as part of the money recovered from Justice Ngwuta goes missingNAIJ.COM
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Why I said President Buhari is dead – Ex-British lawmaker, Eric Joyce – Daily Post Nigeria


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Why I said President Buhari is dead – Ex-British lawmaker, Eric Joyce
Daily Post Nigeria
Controversial ex-British lawmaker, Eric Joyce has given his reasons why he believe President Muhammadu Buhari is dead. Recall that Mr. Joyce has been recently active concerning the health status of Buhari. He had in some of his twitter posts, suggested ...
Democracy Day: Nigeria Declares Monday (May 29) As Public Holiday360Nobs.com

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Kidnapped students will be rescued in few days – DIG Habila – Vanguard


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Kidnapped students will be rescued in few days – DIG Habila
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Deputy Inspector-General of Police Joshak Habila, on Friday said the students kidnapped by gunmen in Lagos would be rescued within few days. Habila gave the assurance during the closing of one month training for police anti-bomb squad in Lagos State.
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Buhari is a wicked man for not allowing Igbos go – Fani-Kayode – NAIJ.COM


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Buhari is a wicked man for not allowing Igbos go - Fani-Kayode
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Femi Fani-Kayode described President Muhammadu Buhari as a deeply wicked man for not allowing Igbos agitating for an independent Biafra state to go. The former minister of aviation made this comment at the public presentation of the book, “The Vanity ...
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