Monthly Archives: September 2017

Nigeria @57: Police beef up security, deploy choppers, gunboats – The Punch


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Nigeria @57: Police beef up security, deploy choppers, gunboats
The Punch
The Nigeria Police Force has stepped up security to ensure a hitch-free and peaceful independence anniversary celebration nationwide. To this end, the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has deployed surveillance helicopters to monitor difficult ...

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Nigeria@57: Envoy urges Nigerians to celebrate nation`s unity – Vanguard


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Nigeria@57: Envoy urges Nigerians to celebrate nation`s unity
Vanguard
Nigeria`s Consul General (CG) in South Africa, Mr Godwin Adama on Saturday urged Nigerians in that country to use the nation`s 57th Independence anniversary to pray for unity and economic progress. He told newsmen on the telephone from ...
Atiku, Okowa, Wike salute Nigerians on independence, preach unityPremium Times
None of us is as great as all of us, says JonathanTheCable
APC Asks Nigerians To Unite, Build Strong NationCHANNELS TELEVISION
The Punch -Independent Newspapers Limited -THISDAY Newspapers -Newsroom America
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President Buhari congratulates Okorocha at 55 – Vanguard


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President Buhari congratulates Okorocha at 55
Vanguard
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo on his 55th birthday, and also lauded his efforts in promoting peaceful co-existence among various ethnic and religious groups across the country. The President's Senior Special ...
Buhari reveals why Okorocha has more foresight than other South-East politiciansDaily Post Nigeria
Buhari, Obasanjo, Akufo-Addo laud Okorocha's education initiativeThe Nation Newspaper
Okorocha Gave Me The Worst Advice As President – ObasanjoLeadership Newspapers
The Punch -NAIJ.COM -Global News Network -TODAY.NG
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Police arraign Lebanese, three others for stealing transformers – The Nation Newspaper


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Police arraign Lebanese, three others for stealing transformers
The Nation Newspaper
The Police in Ebonyi state have arraigned a Lebanese, Antoine Alromi and three others in an Abakaliki Magistrate's Court, for allegedly stealing three transformers belonging to his company, Lana Construction Company Limited. The Lebanese and the ...
Lebanese Expatriate, 3 others arraigned in court over alleged stealing in EbonyiDaily Post Nigeria
Lebanese expatriate, three others arraigned in court for theftThe Punch
Lebanese, 3 others face trial for stealing transformers worth N7mDaily Trust

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Pythons can dance forever, they can’t stop Biafra – MASSOB warns Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Pythons can dance forever, they can't stop Biafra – MASSOB warns Buhari
Daily Post Nigeria
The Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State Of Biafra, MASSOB, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to let Biafrans go. The group noted that Python dance and other forms of intimidation cannot stop the agitation for Biafra. It also stated ...

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N283m Exam budget fraud: Edo Govt. sacks Perm Sec, suspends 3 others – Vanguard


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N283m Exam budget fraud: Edo Govt. sacks Perm Sec, suspends 3 others
Vanguard
The Edo State Government on Friday sacked a permanent secretary in the State Ministry of Youth and Special Duties, Dr. (Ms) Osayuware Idahosa and three other civil servants over allegation of padding the budget for the conduct of primary school ...
Obaseki Sacks Permanent Secretary, Suspends 3 Others Over N283million FraudCHANNELS TELEVISION
Obaseki sacks Perm Sec over N283m budget paddingThe Nation Newspaper

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Entertainment Industry: The new bride of Buhari’s administration – Vanguard


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Entertainment Industry: The new bride of Buhari's administration
Vanguard
As Nigeria marks its 57th Independence anniversary tomorrow, tales of woes and despair are bound to rent the air. This is because every sector of the nation's economy is busy taking stock of how it has fared, especially in the past threei years of ...

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Abolish Land Use Act, allow states to augment power generation – Vanguard


Vanguard

Abolish Land Use Act, allow states to augment power generation
Vanguard
Nigeria is a beautiful Country, naturally endowed and blessed by God. It is definedby political borders and boundaries without collective purpose and vision, and national ideology. Today's political actors are more concerned about what they can get ...

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Operation shake the Giant out of slumber: How Buhari can be Nigeria’s most successful President – Vanguard


Vanguard

Operation shake the Giant out of slumber: How Buhari can be Nigeria's most successful President
Vanguard
•The truth is that a Nigeria where equity and fairness reign will be more attractive to all regions than secession into tiny countries. •Government's poor handling of the massacres by some Fulani herdsmen helped fuel antagonism and agitations for ...
Nigeria under Buhari has failed — Peter ObiPremium Times
Nigeria is a failed country – Peter ObiDaily Post Nigeria
Farooq Kperogi: Femi Adesina and the Godification of BuhariYNaija
The Punch -SundiataPost (press release) (blog) -The News -The Streetjournal
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Obi Never Sponsored Obiano with N7bn Personal Funds, Says Umeh – THISDAY Newspapers


THISDAY Newspapers

Obi Never Sponsored Obiano with N7bn Personal Funds, Says Umeh
THISDAY Newspapers
The Director General of Governor Willie Obiano campaign organisation for the 2017 Anambra governorship election, Chief Victor Umeh has said that it was not true that former governor, Mr. Peter Obi spent his personal money to sponsor the campaigns of ...
Anambra Guber: Umeh flays Odigie-Oyegun over 'uncivilized', 'undemocratic' commentsDaily Post Nigeria
Obiano inherited N185b debt from Obi, says UmehGuardian (blog)
Peter Obi lied on Anambra finances, Ex-ally Victor Umeh saysPremium Times
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Ita-Giwa asks FG to resettle displaced Bakassi indigenes – The Punch


The Punch

Ita-Giwa asks FG to resettle displaced Bakassi indigenes
The Punch
A former senator of the federal republic of Nigeria, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa has called on the Federal Government to urgently resettle the people of Bakassi in Cross Rivers State who are currently living in displaced camps. Ita-Giwa made this call in ...
Nigeria's unity non-negotiable – Nigerian WomenVanguard

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Leaders canvass national unity: Buhari, Saraki, Sambo at jumaat in Aso Rock – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Leaders canvass national unity: Buhari, Saraki, Sambo at jumaat in Aso Rock
Daily Trust
There was a special juma'at session at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja yesterday as part of activities to mark the country's 57th independence anniversary with calls for continued national unity. Among dignitaries that attended were a former ...
Jonathan's VP Sambo, Saraki, others join Buhari in special prayers for Nigeria's 57th IndependenceVanguard
Nigeria @57: Buhari, Saraki, Sambo pray inside Aso RockThe Punch
Buhari, Sambo, Saraki observe jumaat prayerThe Nation Newspaper
Independent Newspapers Limited -CHANNELS TELEVISION -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -Daily Nation
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2019: Finally, APC Holds National Convention in November – Vanguard


Vanguard

2019: Finally, APC Holds National Convention in November
Vanguard
After its repeated inability to convene its mid-term non elective national convention, the ruling All Progressives Congress APC is now set to hold the all-important meeting in November, Saturday Vanguard can authoritatively report. Ahead of the 2019 ...

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Undergraduate kills mom over refusal to give money – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Undergraduate kills mom over refusal to give money
Daily Trust
A 22-year-old undergraduate, identified as Caleb Obasogi has killed his 55-year-old mother, Josephine Igbineweka over alleged refusal to give him money. The incident was said to have happened at about 8am on Thursday at her residence at 31A, Iyamu ...
Undergraduate allegedly kills motherThe Punch
Man stabs mother to death, mangles her intestine over refusal to give him moneyDaily Post Nigeria
Man kills 55-yr-old mother, rips her womb openThe Nation Newspaper
The Streetjournal -Independent Newspapers Limited -Olisa Blogazine (satire) (press release) (blog)
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Who else is watching NASIR EL-RUFAI? – Vanguard


Vanguard

Who else is watching NASIR EL-RUFAI?
Vanguard
At a time Nigeria is facing harsh economic realities with industries and other businesses closing shops across the states, a sort of revolution is happening in Kaduna State as investors troop in, to establish strong presence there. Within the last two ...

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Exam fraud: Edo Govt. sacks perm sec Idahosa, suspends 3 others – Vanguard


Exam fraud: Edo Govt. sacks perm sec Idahosa, suspends 3 others
Vanguard
The Edo Government has sacked Dr. Osayuware Idahosa, Permanent Secretary in the State Ministry of Youth and Special Duties, over allegation of padding the budget for the conduct of primary school examination. The government also announced the ...

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National electricity grid records total collapse –TCN – The Punch


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National electricity grid records total collapse –TCN
The Punch
Nigeria's electricity grid has recorded a total system collapse, the Transmission Company of Nigeria announced on Friday. However, it swiftly stated that restoration of the grid was at an advanced stage and explained that the total collapse was due to ...
Power sector records total collapseVanguard
Nationwide blackout in Nigeria as TCN announces total system collapseDaily Post Nigeria
TCN: Egbin Plant Trip off Caused Thursday Night Nationwide System CollapseTHISDAY Newspapers
The Nation Newspaper -Independent Newspapers Limited
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FG will complete 2nd Niger bridge – Osinbajo – Vanguard


Vanguard

FG will complete 2nd Niger bridge – Osinbajo
Vanguard
The Federal Government is committed to the completion of ongoing projects in the South East including the second Niger bridge, East West road and others, Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has said. Prof. Osinbajo gave the assurance in his remarks earlier ...
Osinbajo assures on 2nd Niger BridgeThe News
FG assures Nigerians on delivery of 2nd Niger bridgeDaily Trust
Buhari believes in the equality of all regions, will complete 2nd Niger Bridge- OsinbajoRipples Nigeria
News Agency of Nigeria (press release)
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Metuh: Court of Appeal orders DSS to produce Dasuki – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Metuh: Court of Appeal orders DSS to produce Dasuki
Daily Trust
The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Friday ordered the Department of State Services (DSS) to produce former National Security Adviser, retired Col. Sambo Dasuki, at a Federal High Court in Abuja. Delivering the ruling, a three-man panel led by Justice ...
Appeal Court orders DSS to produce Dasuki as witness in Metuh's trialThe Nation Newspaper
Why Appeal Court ordered Dasuki to appear in Metuh's trialPremium Times
Olisa Metuh: Court Orders DSS to Produce Dasuki in Court as WitnessTHISDAY Newspapers
Daily Post Nigeria -SaharaReporters.com -P.M. News -The Punch
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Kaduna to hold LG election December 30 – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Kaduna to hold LG election December 30
Daily Post Nigeria
Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission, SIECOM, has said elections into chairmanship and councillorship position for the 23 local government areas of the state will hold on 30th December, 2017. The Chairman of SIECOM, Dr. Saratu Binta Dikko ...
Kaduna LG poll to hold December 30The Punch
Kaduna Fixes Date For Local Government ElectionCHANNELS TELEVISION
Kaduna fixes LG election for DecemberNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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Senators’ salaries: Write us, we’ll help you get public information from anybody – Centre – Vanguard


Vanguard

Senators' salaries: Write us, we'll help you get public information from anybody – Centre
Vanguard
As many Nigerians, including human rights groups such as Femi Falana, SAN, and the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, have continued to demand, for instance, the actual amount legislators earn without success, the Chief ...

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October 1: You are free to live in any part of Nigeria, FG reassures Nigerians – Vanguard


Vanguard

October 1: You are free to live in any part of Nigeria, FG reassures Nigerians
Vanguard
ABUJA – FEDERAL Government, Friday, reassured every Nigerian not to panic but to live freely in any part of the country without fear of molestation. The assurance was coming on the heel of growing tension in the country, barely 24 hour to the ...

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Beware of fake recruitment – Oyo NSCDC warns residents – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Beware of fake recruitment – Oyo NSCDC warns residents
Daily Post Nigeria
The Oyo State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), has warned residents of the state to beware of some unscrupulous elements parading themselves as recruitment officers in a bid to defraud unsuspecting citizens. NSCDC ...
Independence: NSCDC deploys 2500 personnel in NigerThe Nation Newspaper
Independence: Police Command in Niger assures Residents of SecurityWetinhappen Magazine (blog)

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Re: Operation Python Dance II In South-Eastern Nigeria Is Legal and Constitutional By Kennedy Emetulu – SaharaReporters.com


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Re: Operation Python Dance II In South-Eastern Nigeria Is Legal and Constitutional By Kennedy Emetulu
SaharaReporters.com
In an article he titled “Operation Python Dance II In South-Eastern Nigeria Is Legal and Constitutional”, Mr Jiti Ogunye presented his view as though he was doing this on behalf of himself and others. He did not name these others because the article ...
Military will sustain ongoing operations – DHQDaily Trust
Military To Sustain Operations Across The Country, Re-affirms Commitment To SecurityNTA News

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Lebanese, 3 others in court for alleged theft of transformers – The News


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Lebanese, 3 others in court for alleged theft of transformers
The News
A Lebanese, Mr Antoine Alromi, 46 and three others, were on Friday arraigned before an Abakaliki Magistrate Court, Ebonyi for alleged theft of public property. The other accused persons are: Messrs Amaechi Offia, 25, Malachi Ogbodo, 39 and Friday ...
UPDATED: Nigerian Police arraign Lebanese, three others for alleged theftPremium Times
Police arraign Lebanese, three others for stealing transformersThe Nation Newspaper
Police Arraign Lebanese, 3 Others For Stealing TransformersIndependent Newspapers Limited

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Osinbajo challenges government at all levels on synergy to meet water supply, sanitation demands – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Osinbajo challenges government at all levels on synergy to meet water supply, sanitation demands
NAIJ.COM
Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo has said that government at all levels need to redouble their efforts to ensure Nigeria meets it's water supply and sanitation demands. Osinbajo made the statement at the National Retreat on Revitalizating Urban ...
World Bank wants Nigeria to increase funding of water, sanitation SDGsThe News
USAID wants safe disposal of urban waste in NigeriaSundiataPost (press release) (blog)
Access to potable water drops by 25%, says FGThe Punch
WorldStage
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UNN to conduct 2017 post-UTME Oct. 3 – Vanguard


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UNN to conduct 2017 post-UTME Oct. 3
Vanguard
University of Nigeria, Nsukka, is to conduct the 2017 post-University Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) from Oct. 3 to Oct. 9, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Administration, Prof. Charles Igwe, has said. Igwe made the disclosure in an interview ...
Post-UTME costs more than N2,000The Nation Newspaper
UNN Accommodation Notice For 2017 Post-UTME CandidatesSchool News Nigeria (press release) (blog)

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Umahi suspends headteacher, 7 others for absenteeism – Vanguard


Vanguard

Umahi suspends headteacher, 7 others for absenteeism
Vanguard
Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi on Friday suspended Mr. Augustine Eze, Headmaster, Community Primary School, Amazu, Ishielu Local Government Area of the state and seven other teachers for absenteeism. Umahi who paid an unscheduled visit to the school ...
Umahi suspends School Head, 7 teachers For AbsenteeismIndependent Newspapers Limited

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Nigeria records 600000 cases of tuberculosis annually – Minister – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Nigeria records 600000 cases of tuberculosis annually – Minister
The Nation Newspaper
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, said on Friday that at least 600,000 cases of tuberculosis are recorded annually in the country. Adewole said the situation is quite worrisome as five out six cases of tuberculosis escaped detection. The ...

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IG reiterates commitment to welfare of police personnel – The Eagle Online


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IG reiterates commitment to welfare of police personnel
The Eagle Online
The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, on Thursday expressed the commitment of the force to improve the welfare of the officers to ensure a functional police force. Idris made the commitment while inaugurating Muhammadu Buhari Housing ...
Inspector General of Police Inaugurates 500-unit police estate in LagosSundiataPost (press release) (blog)
IGP Sabotaging Buhari's Fight Against Corruption – ReportReports Afrique News
IGP inaugurates 500-Unit Muhammadu Buhari Housing Estate for PoliceBellaNaija

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Bauchi N-Power beneficiaries get devices,receive September Stipends – Daily Trust


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Bauchi N-Power beneficiaries get devices,receive September Stipends
Daily Trust
The Federal Government on Friday commenced distribution of device to N-Power volunteers in Bauchi State. The volunteers have also receive payment of their monthly stipend for the month of September 2017. . According to the office of Special Assistant ...
Bauchi Govt To Revive Moribund Industries In Two YearsCHANNELS TELEVISION

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Acting SGF kicks against exclusion of paramilitary, anti-graft agencies from contributory pension – TheCable


TheCable

Acting SGF kicks against exclusion of paramilitary, anti-graft agencies from contributory pension
TheCable
The office of the secretary to the government of the federation (SGF) and some stakeholders have kicked against the proposed exemption of paramilitary organisations from the contributory pension scheme. Roy Ogor, a representative of Habiba Lawal ...
Why new pension bill must be dropped – SGF, NLCPremium Times
Nigeria: CBN, Labour Unions, Others Oppose Amendment of Pension Reform ActAllAfrica.com
Contributory pension: Police make a U-turn on exitThe Punch
Daily Trust
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Nigeria @ 57: Police boss promises adequate security in Niger – Vanguard


Nigeria @ 57: Police boss promises adequate security in Niger
Vanguard
The Police Command in Niger has says it is ready to provide adequate security before, during and after the 57thIndependence celebrations of the country in the state. The Commissioner of Police for the command, Mr Austine Agbonlahor, gave the promise in ...

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Biafra: Igbo asking for presidency to calve out own country – APC chieftain, Cletus Obun – Daily Post Nigeria


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Biafra: Igbo asking for presidency to calve out own country – APC chieftain, Cletus Obun
Daily Post Nigeria
The Vice Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Central Senatorial District of Cross River State, Hon Cletus Obun, has lamented the attitudes of the political elites of Igbo extraction, blaming them for not doing much to quell the agitation for ...
Igbo asking for presidency to carve out own country - APC chieftainNAIJ.COM

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Jonathan: I’ll open up on 2015 poll at the appropriate time – TheCable


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Jonathan: I'll open up on 2015 poll at the appropriate time
TheCable
Former President Goodluck Jonathan says in due course, he will open up on what transpired in the 2015 general election, which saw the transfer of power from the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Jonathan said ...
What PDP must do before 2019 elections – JonathanPremium Times
Nigeria: I'll Reveal Why PDP Lost 2015 Poll in Due Course, Says JonathanAllAfrica.com
Jonathan promises to speak on 2015 poll defeat soonThe Punch
YNaija -Ripples Nigeria
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I’ve come to remove your bondage under Obiano – Nwoye – Vanguard


Nigeria Today

I've come to remove your bondage under Obiano – Nwoye
Vanguard
APC governorship candidate, Dr. Tony Nwoye, yesterday, called on voters in the state to vote for him saying that it is the surest way to lift them from the bondage and banter which he said they had been subjected to by the Governor Willie Obiano-led ...
Anambra: APC, youths and Nwoye factorThe Nation Newspaper
'Obiano'll defeat other candidates'Nigeria Today

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Start training nation-builders, not job seekers – Osinbajo charges Nigerian universities – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Start training nation-builders, not job seekers – Osinbajo charges Nigerian universities
Daily Post Nigeria
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has charged Nigerian universities to be the training grounds for graduates who are nation-builders and not just job-seekers. He said higher institutions of learning should ordinarily be the domain of problem ...
Osinbajo On Endowment Fund For ACPAfrica Independent Television
ACP Fund'll Ensure Africa's Independence – OsinbajoThe Tide
Who will save Buhari and Osinbajo from the Sirens? (1)The Nation Newspaper
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Jibrin blasts Reps over his resumption from suspension – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Jibrin blasts Reps over his resumption from suspension
Daily Post Nigeria
Suspended member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Abdulmumin Jibrin has lambasted spokesman of the House, Hon. Abdulrazaq Namdas over his comments on his date of expected return from his suspension. Jubrin was suspended last September ...
Nigeria: Jibrin Yet to Fulfil Resumption Condition - RepsAllAfrica.com
Suspension: Jibrin must apologise, House insistsThe Punch
As Jibrin marks 1yr of suspension, Reps say he must apologise, meet other condition before re-acceptanceRipples Nigeria

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Anambra guber: Why we want to win – APC chairman, Oyegun – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Anambra guber: Why we want to win – APC chairman, Oyegun
Daily Post Nigeria
National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has explained why the party is seeking to take over the Anambra State government house. Speaking during a parley with former aspirants and inauguration of a ...
Anambra Governorship: Seven governors, Ngige, Amaechi, Onu lead APC campaignPremium Times
Anambra Election: APC Preaches Unity, Drums Support For CandidateCHANNELS TELEVISION
Joining APC is the easiest way for an Igbo person to become president - OyegunNAIJ.COM
The News -Vanguard -AllAfrica.com -TheCable
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N200m suit: Patience Jonathan goes to court against bank, EFCC – NAIJ.COM


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N200m suit: Patience Jonathan goes to court against bank, EFCC
NAIJ.COM
The tussle between former first lady, Mrs Patience Jonathan, the EFCC and Skye Bank Plc is still ongoing. Mrs Jonathan has now filed a suit against the bank and the commission over the 'No Debit Order' placed on her accounts. The Federal High Court in ...
$15.5 million: Court fixes date for Patience Jonathan's suit claiming ownershipPremium Times
Patience Jonathan must speak on $15.6m in Skye Bank – Court insistsDaily Post Nigeria
Seized $15.5m: Court hears Patience Jonathan, Skye Bank's suit Nov. 2The Punch
SaharaReporters.com -Naija News -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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NEC wants FG to hand over federal roads to States – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

NEC wants FG to hand over federal roads to States
The Eagle Online
The National Economic Council on Thursday urged the Federal Government to release federal roads to states to fix using investors and placing tolls on them. The request followed the concerns of the council members about the failure of many Nigerian ...
Govs beg Buhari to handover federal roads to stateVanguard
Govs want FG to transfer some roads to statesThe Punch
Governors seek to take over, manage federal roadsTODAY.NG
Daily Trust -TheNewsGuru -Premium Times -The Whistler
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Adeyeye alleges plot to burn his radio station – The Punch


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Adeyeye alleges plot to burn his radio station
The Punch
A former Minister of Works and the Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party National Caretaker Committee, Prince Adedayo Adeyeye, has raised the alarm over an alleged plot to burn down his radio station in Ado Ekiti. The Voice FM 89.9, the ...
Ekiti 2018: PDP governorship alleges plot to burn his radio stationPremium Times
Ekiti PDP chief decries 'plot' to attack his radio stationThe Nation Newspaper

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Nigerians fault new Awolowo statue, say it distorts sage – The Punch


The Punch

Nigerians fault new Awolowo statue, say it distorts sage
The Punch
The new statue of the first Premier of the Western Region of Nigeria, Chief Obafemi Awolowo, has attracted a hail of criticism from Nigerians. The statue, which is situated on Awolowo Road, by the Lagos Television junction in Ikeja, Lagos, was said to ...
Lagos and the 'resurrected Awo'Vanguard

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Gunmen kidnap ACP, family members, demand N30m ransom – The Punch


The Punch

Gunmen kidnap ACP, family members, demand N30m ransom
The Punch
Gunmen terrorising Birnin-Gwari-Funtua Road, Kaduna State, have abducted an Assistant Commissioner of Police, Emmanuel Adeniyi, and three of his family members. Adeniyi is the Officer-in-Charge of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence ...
Gunmen kidnap top police officer, othersDaily Trust
Police boss, six others kidnapped in KadunaThe Nation Newspaper
Asst Police Commissioner, Family Members Abducted by GunmenTHISDAY Newspapers
AllAfrica.com -Daily Post Nigeria -CHANNELS TELEVISION -NAIJ.COM
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When gunmen desecrated hallowed Olubadan’s palace – Vanguard


Vanguard

When gunmen desecrated hallowed Olubadan's palace
Vanguard
IN times past, palaces of kings in Yorubaland were sacred places where social vices were abominable. Apart from the respect attached to the traditional institution, the absolute power of kings was like a doubled-edged sword. There was a belief then ...
Politicians have hijacked Olubadan palace, says AjimobiThe Nation Newspaper

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Restructuring: Kano, Katsina, Jigawa vote for one Nigeria – Vanguard


Vanguard

Restructuring: Kano, Katsina, Jigawa vote for one Nigeria
Vanguard
KANO—The governments and people of Kano, Katsina and Jigawa states, yesterday, rejected the clamour for restructuring of Nigeria and declared that the country's unity was sacrosanct. restructuring. The position of the states from North-West zone of ...
Jigawa rejects creation of additional states in NigeriaDaily Post Nigeria
Incipient intrigues of a handful Katsina politiciansDaily Trust
Nigeria: Kano, Katsina, Nasarawa Reject Restructuring, Devolution of PowerAllAfrica.com
The Punch -SIGNAL (press release) -Ripples Nigeria
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Hate Speech: What is your comment about govt monitoring social media? – Vanguard


Vanguard

Hate Speech: What is your comment about govt monitoring social media?
Vanguard
The panel at the Vanguard Conference Hall yesterday propounded various reasons for the rise in Hate Speech in national discourse. Today, the panel discusses proposals by government to monitor Hate Speech in social media and concludes with ...

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Death of Chief Imam of Lagos: Family members, MUSWEN, others speak – Vanguard


Vanguard

Death of Chief Imam of Lagos: Family members, MUSWEN, others speak
Vanguard
The demise of the Chief Imam of Lagos, Sheikh Garuba Akinola Ibrahim, the ninth Chief Imam of Lagos State has continued to attract comments from family members and prominent Muslims accross the state. The widow of the late cleric, Alhaja Islamiyah ...
Farewell to people's ImamThe Nation Newspaper

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FAAN Restricts Security Personnel At Airports – The Tide


THISDAY Newspapers

FAAN Restricts Security Personnel At Airports
The Tide
The Director of Security Services, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, Group Capt. Usman Abubakar (rtd.) has said that plain-clothes security operatives are to be prevented from entering secure areas at the nation's airports to check illegal ...
Nigeria at 57: Upgrading quality service at Nigeria's airportsVanguard
How Govt Inference is Killing Nigeria's AirportsTHISDAY Newspapers

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Fed Govt moves to tighten security at borders – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Fed Govt moves to tighten security at borders
The Nation Newspaper
THE Federal Government yesterday inaugurated an 11-man committee to ensure tighter security operations at the air, sea and land ports. It is part of efforts to stop importation of illegal arms and ammunitions into the country. The development followed ...
Arms importation: FG tightens security at portsVanguard
FG to reduce security at ports, bordersDaily Trust
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GIAIM targets windows in new empowerment scheme
Vanguard
Global Initiative Against Illegal Migration, GIAIM, has launched a special scheme aimed at training and empowering hundreds of widows. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. This is coming on the heels of the recent completion and launch of the ...

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Kaduna govt obtains arrest warrant against Arewa youths – Vanguard


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Kaduna govt obtains arrest warrant against Arewa youths
Vanguard
Kaduna—Kaduna State government has obtained a bench warrant for the arrest of leaders of the coalition of Arewa youths that issued a three month notice for all Igbos in the northern part of the country to quit. Igbo must go cartoon. It will be ...
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$2.1bn Fraud: Bafarawa, son seek separate trial from Dasuki – The News


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$2.1bn Fraud: Bafarawa, son seek separate trial from Dasuki
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FILE PHOTO: Dasuki and one of his lawyers, Ahmed Raji (SAN). In white is Attahiru Bafarawa, former governor of Sokoto State, arriving the court. A major twist has crept into the prosecution of the alleged $2.1b arms fund diversion charges as former ...
$2.1bn arms probe: Don't try us with Dasuki, ex-Gov Bafarawa, son beg courtVanguard
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NBA pledges support to CJN’s justice reform – Vanguard


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NBA pledges support to CJN's justice reform
Vanguard
Abuja – The Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) has pledged its support to efforts of the Chief Justice of Nigeria(CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, in reforming the justice sector and fighting corruption. Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Nkanu Onnoghen.

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All these hate speeches is a societal frustration, there is frustration among the rich… – Vanguard


Vanguard

All these hate speeches is a societal frustration, there is frustration among the rich…
Vanguard
The panel at the Vanguard Conference Hall yesterday gave varied depositions as to the justification or otherwise of a law to regulate Hate Speech. Today the conferees propound reasons for Hate Speech making. Ekhomu: I think the primary cause of hate ...

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Anti-Graft War: Magu deserves commendation- Utomi – WorldStage


WorldStage

Anti-Graft War: Magu deserves commendation- Utomi
WorldStage
Promoter of the Lagos Business School and founder of the Centre for Values in Leadership, Professor Pat Utomi has said that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC and its acting chairman, Ibrahim Magu deserve commendation for their ...
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Why we arrested Ekiti finance commissioner, accountant general – EFCC – Daily Post Nigeria


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Why we arrested Ekiti finance commissioner, accountant general – EFCC
Daily Post Nigeria
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has confirmed the arrest of two key officials of the Ekiti State Government. This is contained in a terse statement issued Thursday evening by spokesman of the commission, Wilson Uwujaren.
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Fayose Condemns Arrest Of Ekiti Finance Commissioner, Accountant GeneralCHANNELS TELEVISION
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Ex -First Lady continues battle to regain $15.5m accounts – The News


The News

Ex -First Lady continues battle to regain $15.5m accounts
The News
The Federal High Court in Lagos, on Thursday fixed Nov.2 for hearing in the N200 million fundamental rights enforcement suit filed by wife of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, against Skye Bank Plc. Patience filed the suit in protest against the 'No ...

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Anambra election: Chidoka, UPP candidate flags-off campaign September 30 – Vanguard


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Anambra election: Chidoka, UPP candidate flags-off campaign September 30
Vanguard
Lead contender and candidate of the United Progressive Party (UPP) in the November 18, 2017 Anambra governorship election, Chief Osita Chidoka, will on Saturday, September 30, 2017 officially flag-off his campaign for the election. In a statement by ...
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Gunmen kidnap Catholic priest in Edo – P.M. News


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Gunmen kidnap Catholic priest in Edo
P.M. News
A Catholic priest, Lawrence Adorolo, was on Wednesday abducted by unknown gunmen, along Auchi-Okpella-highway, in Edo State. The Catholic Bishop of Auchi Diocese, Rev. Gabriel Dunia, disclosed this to journalists at a press conference held in Auchi, ...
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Misappropriation Of Resources, Responsible For Economic Recession, Says Ebi – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Misappropriation Of Resources, Responsible For Economic Recession, Says Ebi
CHANNELS TELEVISION
A former Deputy-Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Ernest Ebi has said policy failure, misappropriation of resources among several others are responsible for the economic recession that gripped Nigeria. Mr. Ebi made this known had during a ...
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7 places you can learn professional skills in Ibadan – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

7 places you can learn professional skills in Ibadan
NAIJ.COM
Ibadan is one of the premier centers for learning in Nigeria with premier University of Ibadan. With the current campaign for entrepreneurs and agropreneurs, there are different institutions of learning in Ibadan either formal or informal. Aside formal ...
Why US monitored some of Jonathan's associates – Buhari's Minister, OnyeamaDaily Post Nigeria
Nigeria exits 90 int'l bodies to save imageVanguard
Nigeria and NADECO's absurd mouthingThe Nation Newspaper
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Corruption may ‘kill’ Nigeria soon – Prof Oyebode – Vanguard


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Corruption may 'kill' Nigeria soon – Prof Oyebode
Vanguard
Oyebode spoke, Thursday, at a roundtable organized by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) in collaboration with the National Endowment for Democracy (NED), and held at the CITIHEIGHT Hotel, Sheraton Opebi Link Road, Ikeja ...
Oyebode lauds CJN over corruption cases committeeThe News
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Melaye: Recall shifts to Appeal Court as INEC seeks substituted service – Vanguard


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Melaye: Recall shifts to Appeal Court as INEC seeks substituted service
Vanguard
Abuja – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday withdrew its motion seeking a court order to serve the recall petition on Sen. Dino Melaye through substituted means rather than personal service. Dino Melaye. ADVERTISING.
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BREAKING: INEC withdraws motion for Dino Melaye's recallNAIJ.COM
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EXTRA: Nigeria is spiritually challenged, says Gombe senator – TheCable


TheCable

EXTRA: Nigeria is spiritually challenged, says Gombe senator
TheCable
Lidani said this on the floor of the senate on Thursday while contributing to a motion sponsored by Ike Ekweremadu, deputy senate president, on the country's 57th independence anniversary. The senator said the country had recorded a lot of progress in ...
57th Independence: Senate congratulates Nigerians on anniversary, sues for peaceP.M. News
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Unpaid Salaries: Kogi Workers Appeals To President Buhari To Come To Their Aid – BuzzNigeria.com


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Unpaid Salaries: Kogi Workers Appeals To President Buhari To Come To Their Aid
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Workers in Kogi have appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to rescue them from their current hardship resulting from non-payment of their salaries, by sending them food, drugs, and other materials. The workers made the appeal on Wednesday in ...
Bello blasts labour leaders as Kogi workers beg FG for foodDaily Post Nigeria
Kogi Workers beg President Buhari to send them relief materialsNaija News

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Sen. Uchendu’s swearing-in, triumph of people’s power, resilience –NIMASA DG – Vanguard


Vanguard

Sen. Uchendu's swearing-in, triumph of people's power, resilience –NIMASA DG
Vanguard
Dr Dakuku Peterside, the Director-General of Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), says the swearing-in of Sen. Andrew Uchendu is a triumph of people's power and resilience over violence. Newsmen report that Uchendu was ...

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NLC kicks against proposed amendment of Pension Reform Act 2014 – Vanguard


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NLC kicks against proposed amendment of Pension Reform Act 2014
Vanguard
The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) on Thursday kicked against the proposed amendment of the Pension Reform Act 2014 to exclude some agencies of government from the contributory pension scheme. Mr Issa Aremu, NEC member of NLC, made this ...

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Politicians hellbent on destroying EFCC, says Magu – TheCable


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Politicians hellbent on destroying EFCC, says Magu
TheCable
Ibrahim Magu, acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), says politicians are determined to destroy the achievements of the anti-graft agency. Magu said this when Adama Coulibaly, director-general of the ...
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Why North is against restructuring – Ajimobi – Daily Post Nigeria


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Why North is against restructuring – Ajimobi
Daily Post Nigeria
Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, says he believes the North is against the restructuring of Nigeria. Ajimobi, at the third annual lecture of Dauda Adegbenro Foundation in Ibadan, said the North was opposed the agitation because it wanted the status ...
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PDP’s road to power in 2019 won’t be easy – Ex-ministers – NAIJ.COM


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PDP's road to power in 2019 won't be easy - Ex-ministers
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Two former ministers, have declared that it will not be easy for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to reclaim power in 2019. The former ministers who served in the Peoples Democratic Party-controlled Federal Government, are former Minister of Police ...
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NUC begins curricula reform – The Nation Newspaper


NUC begins curricula reform
The Nation Newspaper
The Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission (NUC), Prof Abubakar Rasheed, says the commission has commenced the reformation of the curricula of the Nigerian University System (NUS). He said there was need to design Nigeria's curricula ...
PGDE falls short of university teaching requirementDaily Trust

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US, others train librarians – The Nation Newspaper


US, others train librarians
The Nation Newspaper
The United States Consulate- General in Lagos has partnered the Goethe Insitut, University of Abuja, and Women's Technology Empowerment Centre, (W.TEC) to train librarians to use digital technology to benefit local communities. Held in Lagos, the ...

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Sokoto bans Shi’ite members from procession – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Sokoto bans Shi'ite members from procession
Daily Post Nigeria
Sokoto State Government has banned the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, (Shiite) from staging any public procession in the state. Commissioner for Justice and Attorney General, Barr. Sulaiman Usman (SAN), made this known in Sokoto, at a press conference, ...
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Lagos babymama arrested for death of Caleb varsity student – The Punch


The Punch

Lagos babymama arrested for death of Caleb varsity student
The Punch
The life of a 300-level student of Caleb University, Imota, Lagos State, Morrison Akinbule, has been allegedly brought to a tragic end in a circumstance involving his lover, identified simply as Chidinma. Chidinma has been arrested and is being ...

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Justice Salami heads NJC’s committee on looters’ trial [Full list]‎ – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Justice Salami heads NJC's committee on looters' trial [Full list]‎
Daily Post Nigeria
Controversial retired President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Isa Ayo Salami, has been named by the National Judicial Council as the head of the committee to try looters in the country. The information was contained in a statement made available to ...
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NJC names Ayo Salami chairman of corruption cases monitoring committeeNAIJ.COM
Ayo Salami Heads Corruption Trial Monitoring CommitteeAfrica Independent Television
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Lagos commissions first State-owned DNA forensic centre in West Africa – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Lagos commissions first State-owned DNA forensic centre in West Africa
The Eagle Online
The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Wednesday commissioned the first state-owned DNA Forensic Centre in West Africa. Ambode said the move would go a long way in resolving all form of crimes, paternity issues and others through ...
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Jonathan refutes Okorocha’s inducements claim – Vanguard


Vanguard

Jonathan refutes Okorocha's inducements claim
Vanguard
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has refuted reported claims by Imo State governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, that the ex-president offered him huge sums of money and other inducements ahead of the 2015 presidential election. In a statement by his ...

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FG declares Monday holiday – The Punch


The Punch

FG declares Monday holiday
The Punch
The Federal Government has declared Monday, October 2, 2017 as public holiday to commemorate the nation's 57th independence anniversary. The Minister of Interior, Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.), who made the declaration on behalf of the ...
Independence Anniversary: Federal Govt declares Monday public holidayP.M. News
Government declares Monday, Oct. 2, public holidayGuardian (blog)

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Breaking: Ex PDP boss, 2 others remanded in prison over IDPs food – Vanguard


Vanguard

Breaking: Ex PDP boss, 2 others remanded in prison over IDPs food
Vanguard
Yola – A Federal High Court in Yola has ordered the remand of former Adamawa PDP Chairman, Alhaji Abdurrahman Bobboi, in prison for allegedly diverting food meant for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). Also remanded were Mr Sanda Lamurde, ...
Ex-PDP chairman, two others docked for allegedly stealing N586 million meant for IDPsPremium Times
IDP food: Adamawa PDP chair, others arraigned for N586m theftThe Punch

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Nwoye’ll erase Obiano’s embarrassing performance – Vanguard


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Nwoye'll erase Obiano's embarrassing performance
Vanguard
GOVERNOR Willie Obiano's performance in office is an embarrassment laced in propaganda which can neither deceive the blind nor confuse the deaf, the Tony Nwoye Campaign said yesterday. Noting what it bemoaned as the woeful performance of the ...
Anambra poll: Who is afraid of Obaze?The Nation Newspaper
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S-East senators meet Buhari over tension in the region – Vanguard


Vanguard

S-East senators meet Buhari over tension in the region
Vanguard
ABUJA— Senators from South-East, Tuesday, met with President Muhammadu Buhari over the tension generated in the region as a result of the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. This came as the President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, ...
Ohanaeze: restructuring way forward for NigeriaThe Nation Newspaper
Biafra: Ekweremadu, Abaribe, other Igbo Senators meet Buhari over IPOB, Nnamdi KanuDaily Post Nigeria
Buhari wrong to refer restructuring to NASS, says AgbakobaThe Punch
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Senate proposes N540b annual police development fund – The Nation Newspaper


Senate proposes N540b annual police development fund
The Nation Newspaper
THE Senate yesterday began the process to provide a legal framework to create over N540 billion annually for the police as development fund. This came to light as a Bill for an Act to establish the Nigeria Police Development Fund and related matters ...

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Govt, BCPG seek collaboration on building collapse – The Nation Newspaper


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Govt, BCPG seek collaboration on building collapse
The Nation Newspaper
The Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Mr. Abiola Anifowoshe, has said rofessionals' contributions and ideas from residents will be further explored to stem the rising incidence of building collapse in Lagos State. He spoke at ...
Govt, BCPG, APBN Renew Collaboration Against Building CollapseIndependent Newspapers Limited

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Actor sworn-in as Commissioner in Cross River – The Nation Newspaper


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Actor sworn-in as Commissioner in Cross River
The Nation Newspaper
Hollywood actor, Eric Anderson, has been officially sworn in as Commissioner forTourism, Culture and Heritage in Cross River State. Anderson, an indigene of the state, took the oath of office on Wednesday in Calabar, the state capital. His Special ...

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Why North opposes restructuring – Ajimobi – Vanguard


Vanguard

Why North opposes restructuring – Ajimobi
Vanguard
Ibadan—Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, yesterday gave insight into why the North is against the clamour for the restructuring of Nigeria's politics system. restructuring. Ajimobi, at the third annual lecture of Dauda Adegbenro Foundation, ...
Constitution robs states of revenue, says governorThe Nation Newspaper

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Health workers insist strike continues until conclusion of negotiations – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Health workers insist strike continues until conclusion of negotiations
The Nation Newspaper
There are indications that the on-going indefinite strike embarked upon by health workers by the Joint Health Sector Unions may soon be called off even as the unions insist that the industrial action continues until after negotiations are concluded at ...
FG's Meeting With Striking Health Workers Ends In DeadlockCHANNELS TELEVISION
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Prof. Sagay has exposed APC for who they really are – Reno – Vanguard


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Prof. Sagay has exposed APC for who they really are – Reno
Vanguard
When I responded to the All Progressive Congress' National Publicity Secretary, Bolaji Abdullahi's, attack on the record of the People Democratic Party administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan and challenged his credibility, some members of ...
Buhari Rejects Saraki's Moves To Neutralize His Anti-Corruption Adviser, Prof. Itse SagaySaharaReporters.com
CACOL reveals reason behind APC's attack on SagayDaily Post Nigeria
Restructuring: APC restates commitment to devolution of powersPremium Times
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INEC names Obiano, Obaze, Nwoye, 34 others as candidates in Anambra governorship election – Premium Times


Premium Times

INEC names Obiano, Obaze, Nwoye, 34 others as candidates in Anambra governorship election
Premium Times
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Wednesday in Abuja said 37 political parties would be presenting candidates in the Anambra governorship election scheduled for November 18. The Commission, in a statement by its Director of ...
Anambra Guber: PDP Alerts On Plots To Destabilise PartySundiataPost (press release) (blog)
Anambra: INEC releases names of candidatesNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
INEC shortlists 37 political parties for Anambra State governorship pollNigeria Today

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ICYMI: Nigerian gangs clash over Biafra in India – The Punch


The Punch

ICYMI: Nigerian gangs clash over Biafra in India
The Punch
There was trouble in Bengaluru, India on Sunday night as some Nigerians took the Biafra battle to the streets of India. One person was reportedly killed while the city police are now looking for the concerned persons so as to deport them, a source told ...
1 dead, car razed as Nigerians clash over Biafra in IndiaNAIJ.COM
Nigerian students take Biafra battle to streets of IndiaTheCable
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IPOB: Don’t believe the lies about me, Atiku tells Nigerians – Vanguard


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IPOB: Don't believe the lies about me, Atiku tells Nigerians
Vanguard
ABUJA: Former vice president and chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Atiku Abubakar has counselled Nigerians to not swallow hook, line and sinker some of the negative reports about him in the social media, describing them as the ...
Group backs Atiku on restructuringDaily Trust
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Ex-President Jonathan aide debunks Gov. Okorocha’s claim on inducements – Vanguard


Vanguard

Ex-President Jonathan aide debunks Gov. Okorocha's claim on inducements
Vanguard
Former President Goodluck Jonathan's spokesman, Mr. Ikechukwu Eze, has debunked the reported and claims by Imo state Governor Rochas Okorocha that the ex-President offered him huge sums of money and other inducements ahead of the 2015 ...
What Goodluck Jonathan offered me to support him, PDP in 2015 – OkorochaDaily Post Nigeria
Rochas Okorocha On Biafra Agitation: Key Reasons For The StruggleBuzzNigeria.com
Goodluck Jonathan offered me money, other things, to support PDP in 2015 – OkorochaNaija News

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Benue pensioners get N800 monthly, cry to NLC – The Nation Newspaper


Benue pensioners get N800 monthly, cry to NLC
The Nation Newspaper
Pensioners in Benue state have asked the President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Comrade Ayuba Wabba to intervene in their predicament and ensure the payment of their entitlement running into several months and an upward review of their ...
Benue pensioners protest unpaid allowancesTV360
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Mother of 3 accuses Ekiti lawmaker of sexual harassment – Daily Trust


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Mother of 3 accuses Ekiti lawmaker of sexual harassment
Daily Trust
A mother of three, Mrs Mercy Ilesanmi, who accused a lawmaker in Ekiti State of sexually and physically assaulting her, has petitioned the Commissioner of Police, Mr Ibrahim Chafe. This is even as the state chapter of the International Federation of ...
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Independence: Nigerian government declares October 2 public holiday – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Independence: Nigerian government declares October 2 public holiday
Daily Post Nigeria
The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Monday, October 2nd, public holiday to commemorate Nigeria's 57th Independence Anniversary. Nigeria gained freedom from colonial masters on October 1, 1960. Minister of Interior, Lt Gen. Abdulrahman ...
Breaking: FG declares Oct. 2 work-free dayVanguard
BREAKING: FG declres Monday public holidayNAIJ.COM
57th Independence Anniversary: Nigeria Declares Monday Public Holiday360Nobs.com
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Driver remanded in court over alleged attempt to kill Governor Fayose – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Driver remanded in court over alleged attempt to kill Governor Fayose
Daily Post Nigeria
An Ado Ekiti Magistrates' Court on Wednesday arraigned a 35-year-old driver, Ahamed Kolo for allegedly attempting to murder Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State. The prosecutor, Monica Ikebuilo, told the court that the accused committed the offence on Sept.
My dad tried to deliver me after Big Brother Naija - Debie Rise revealsNAIJ.COM
Court remands driver in prison over attempt to murder FayoseVanguard
Pupil Tax: Appeal court adjourns church case against EkitiThe Nation Newspaper

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Unpaid salaries: Kogi workers beg Buhari for food, drugs – Vanguard


Vanguard

Unpaid salaries: Kogi workers beg Buhari for food, drugs
Vanguard
Lokoja – Workers in Kogi have appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to rescue them from their current hardship resulting from non-payment of their salaries, by sending them food, drugs and other materials. The workers made the appeal on Wednesday ...
Kogi Workers: Our Condition Worse than IDPs, Beg for Relief MaterialsThe Streetjournal
IDPs are better than us ―Kogi workersNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Ambode unveils first DNA forensic centre in West Africa [PHOTOS] – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Ambode unveils first DNA forensic centre in West Africa [PHOTOS]
Daily Post Nigeria
The Lagos State Governor, Akinwumi Ambode, on Wednesday in Lagos Island unveils the first DNA Forensic centre in West Africa. Ambode commissioned the State DNA and Forensic Centre alongside the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr.
Lagos commissions 'first state-owned DNA forensic centre in West Africa'Premium Times
First ever DNA forensic centre in West Africa opens in LagosNAIJ.COM
Photos: Ambode unveils first DNA Forensic Centre in West AfricaP.M. News
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Just in: Reps summons Customs boss, others over arms importation – NAIJ.COM


NAIJ.COM

Just in: Reps summons Customs boss, others over arms importation
NAIJ.COM
Nigeria's House of Representatives has summoned President Muhammadu Buhari's nephew, Mamman Daura, Director General of the Customs Service, Hameed Ali, and the Department of State Services (DSS) Lawal Musa Daura, over the influx of small ...
Arms importation: Reps invite Customs, SSSPremium Times
Imported firearms: DSS, Customs bosses to face RepsThe Nation Newspaper
Reps Summon CG, Customs, IGP, DG, SSS Over Illegal Importation Of Arms‎Independent Newspapers Limited

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IPOB:Ohaneze Ndigbo cancels Igbo day celebration in Bayelsa – Vanguard


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IPOB:Ohaneze Ndigbo cancels Igbo day celebration in Bayelsa
Vanguard
YENAGOA THE pan-Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohaneze Ndigbo has ordered the cancellation of the 2017 Igbo day celebration in Bayelsa state.It cited the need to use the occasion to stay indoors and pray for peace and unity in Nigeria. According ...
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