Monthly Archives: November 2017

Over 40% of Nnamdi Azikiwe varsity staff watch pornography at work, VC alleges – The Punch


The Punch

Over 40% of Nnamdi Azikiwe varsity staff watch pornography at work, VC alleges
The Punch
The vice chancellors of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, Prof. Joseph Ahaneku, on Thursday said more than 40 percent of the staff of the university spend more time watching pornographic videos and other illicit films at work than doing ...

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Maina: Why ex-Pension Chairman has not been arrested – DSS DG, Daura – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Maina: Why ex-Pension Chairman has not been arrested – DSS DG, Daura
Daily Post Nigeria
The Director General of the Department of State Service, DSS, Lawal Daura, on Monday disclosed that the former Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reform, Abdulrasheed Maina, has not been arrested because he was not on the watch list of ...
Maina Never Returned Any Asset To EFCC – MaguPremium Times
I Did Not Assent To Maina's Reinstatement Letter, Malami InsistsCHANNELS TELEVISION
Nigerian Government Has Not Paid Maina's Salary Since March 2013, Finance Minister SaysSaharaReporters.com
YNaija -360Nobs.com -TheCable -SundiataPost (press release) (blog)
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CSOs storm Libyan embassy to protest slave auctions – TheCable


TheCable

CSOs storm Libyan embassy to protest slave auctions
TheCable
A report by CNN had revealed that Africans, Nigerians inclusive, were auctioned as slaves for as low as $400. Deji Adeyanju, convener of Concerned Nigerians, said it is an aberration to subject fellow humans to such barbaric and horrible treatment. He ...
Slave trade: Charlyboy, others storm Libyan Embassy in Abuja [PHOTOS]Daily Post Nigeria
Groups besiege Libyan embassy, task Buhari to evacuate Nigerians stranded in LibyaPremium Times
PHOTOS: Nigerians protest slavery of Nigerians in LibyaNew Telegraph Newspaper
Buzz Reporters (press release) (blog) -Nigeria Today
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FG recovers N33. 6bn from tax looters – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

FG recovers N33. 6bn from tax looters
Information Nigeria
The Federal Government is targeting a revenue of $1bn from its tax amnesty programme, according to the Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, she also added that the target might be exceeded as two companies had already paid $110m (N33.6bn at the ...
FG denies only 15% was released for capital projectsVanguard
FEC approves N1.5 billion adverts to get $1 billion taxGuardian (blog)
VAIDS: FG rakes in $110m from two companiesTheCable
AllAfrica.com -The Punch -THISDAY Newspapers -Independent Newspapers Limited
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Emir Sanusi attributes quest for illegal migration to poverty, unemployment – Vanguard


Vanguard

Emir Sanusi attributes quest for illegal migration to poverty, unemployment
Vanguard
The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, has attributed the excessive quest by Nigerian youths to engage in illegal migration to poverty and unemployment. The Emir made the remark on Thursday in Kano when the President and members of Pan African ...
Diplomat urges youths to reject illegal migrationP.M. News

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BREAKING: Union Bank Challenges Final Forfeiture Of Ikoyi Property – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

BREAKING: Union Bank Challenges Final Forfeiture Of Ikoyi Property
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Union Bank of Nigeria Plc has challenged the permanent forfeiture of the property known as Flat 7b No 16, Osborne Road Ikoyi, Lagos. It's the property linked to the dismissed Director General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ambassador Ayo Oke ...

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Breaking: Maina never received salary since Feb 2013 – Adeosun – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Breaking: Maina never received salary since Feb 2013 - Adeosun
Daily Trust
Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun has said that the last time Abdulrasheed Maina received salary as a civil servant was in February, 2013. Testifying before a House of Representatives panel investigating Maina's reinstatement, Adeosun said there's no where ...
Maina not paid salary after sack — AdeosunPremium Times
No trace of payment of salary to Maina after disengagement – AdeosunP.M. News
Maina stopped receiving salary in 2013, says accountant-generalTheCable
The Whistler -Naija News
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Minimum Wage: Wike Asks FG To Allow States Work Out Own Formular – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Minimum Wage: Wike Asks FG To Allow States Work Out Own Formular
CHANNELS TELEVISION
The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has asked the Federal Government to allow states derive their own minimum wages for workers. According to him, the current revenue sharing formula between the Federal Government and the states have already created ...
Wike boosts education in rural communitiesVanguard
Buhari Should Appoint More Ministers Like Dalung – Wike360Nobs.com
Abonnema Crisis: Nobody Has Authority to Depose Monarch without Govt Approval, Says WikeTHISDAY Newspapers
New Telegraph Newspaper -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Kogi Moves To End Herdsmen, Farmers Clash – Leadership Newspapers


Guardian

Kogi Moves To End Herdsmen, Farmers Clash
Leadership Newspapers
The crisis between herdsmen and farmers in Kogi State will soon be a thing of the past as the governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello , has given a matching order with dispatch to all those concern to maintain peace and tranquility in their various domain ...
Gov Bello kicks against grazing billVanguard
God is angry with Yahaya Bello – Popular cleric writes Kogi governorDaily Post Nigeria
Nigeria: ASUU Tackles Kogi, Lagos Governors Over 'Reign of Impunity'AllAfrica.com
Daily Trust -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -TODAY.NG
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As Senate Begins Debate On 2018 Budget – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

As Senate Begins Debate On 2018 Budget
Leadership Newspapers
Contrary to a request by President Muhammadu Buhari, urging the National Assembly to pass the 2018 Appropriation Bill with dispatch, the lawmakers have picked holes, saying the entire budget is unrealistic. SOLOMON AYADO reports. Precisely on Tuesday ...
2018 Budget Debate Continues In NASSAfrica Independent Television
2018 Budget: Saraki Queries Rising Recurrent ExpenditureTHISDAY Newspapers
2018 budget: Recurrent expenditure rising again, says SarakiThe Punch
TheNewsGuru -TheCable
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Policeman, pastor killed in shootout with Ondo kidnappers – Vanguard


Vanguard

Policeman, pastor killed in shootout with Ondo kidnappers
Vanguard
Akure—A policeman and a Pastor/ businessman, Oluwafemi Akomolafe, have been shot dead during a shoot-out between police detectives and suspected kidnappers along Ore expressway, Ondo state. The pastor's son, Timilehin, and two others- Micheal Popoola ...
Gunmen kill pastor, policeman, abduct three in OndoThe Punch
Police, hunters get kudos for rescuing kidnap victimsThe Nation Newspaper
Suspected Kidnappers Kill Pastor, Abduct Son In OndoNational Mirror
Olisa Blogazine -New Telegraph Newspaper
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Anambra poll and the evil of vote – buying – Vanguard


Independent Newspapers Limited

Anambra poll and the evil of vote – buying
Vanguard
THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has been acclaimed for the seemingly seamless conduct of the November 18, 2007, governorship election in Anambra State. Perhaps reflective of that approval, majority of the candidates resolved not to ...
Anambra Election, Conspiracy Against Me – EzeemoIndependent Newspapers Limited
Observers condemn late police deployment in Anambra pollsDaily Trust

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Reactions trail Imo 2018 budget saga – Vanguard


THISDAY Newspapers

Reactions trail Imo 2018 budget saga
Vanguard
Owerri—Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State's failed presentation of 2018 budget has continued to generate reactions. Chief Rochas Okorocha. It will be recalled that Okorocha planned to present the state budget on Tuesday. But it turned out to be a ...
IPOB: Okorocha's perverted perspectiveGuardian (blog)
'Taking 1m African Kids Off the Streets by 2030 Achievable'THISDAY Newspapers

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EFCC joins probe of Gwarzo suspended SEC DG – Vanguard


Vanguard

EFCC joins probe of Gwarzo suspended SEC DG
Vanguard
Mounir Gwarzo, suspended director-general of the Securities and Exchange Commission is facing at least two enquiries over his role as helmsman of the commission since 2015. Mounir H. Gwarzo. Apart from the administrative enquiry ordered by the Minister ...
EXCLUSIVE: Real reasons SEC DG, Gwarzo, was suspendedPremium Times
The curious case of Gwarzo, the Director General of SECRipples Nigeria
Finance Minister suspends SEC DG, 2 othersThe Nation Newspaper
CHANNELS TELEVISION -Guardian (blog) -Business Insider -THISDAY Newspapers
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Bindow reels under weight of Atiku’s defection in Adamawa – Guardian (blog)


Guardian (blog)

Bindow reels under weight of Atiku's defection in Adamawa
Guardian (blog)
No doubt, Adamawa State is going to be one of the hot spots of politics ahead of the 2019 presidential election because of intricate factors of power play that connect Yola with Abuja as Governor Jibrilla Bindow appears to be at a crossroad with the ...

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We’re up to date with salary payment —Akwa Ibom, Delta – Vanguard


Vanguard

We're up to date with salary payment —Akwa Ibom, Delta
Vanguard
AKWA Ibom and Delta state governments have denied and faulted media reports that they are owing workers' salaries, saying they are up to date with the payment of salaries. Okowa-Udom. Speaking through the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, ...
A'Ibom is thriving on prudency –NkanNew Telegraph Newspaper
12 Political Parties to Contest A'Ibom Council PollsTHISDAY Newspapers

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Lagos launches code Lagos in primary schools, targets 1m students – Vanguard


Vanguard

Lagos launches code Lagos in primary schools, targets 1m students
Vanguard
Lagos—The Lagos State Government, yesterday, launched two Coding Centres for CodeLagos, an initiative of state Ministry of Education aimed at using technology to drive the economy and infrastructure development of the state. While explaining that it ...
CodeLagos: Govt seeks private sector's helpThe Punch
CodeLagos programme captures out-of-school youthsThe Nation Newspaper

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‘Immortalise Ojukwu for justice, equity’ – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

'Immortalise Ojukwu for justice, equity'
The Nation Newspaper
The Willie Obiano Support Group (WOSG) has said the late Chief Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu should be immortalised for the virtues of good governance, justice and equity. Chairman of the group Chief Jude Emecheta spoke with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN ...
Defection drama: Ojukwu's son, political balloon— Anambra govtVanguard
Obiano says he never begged Ojukwu to return to APGANaija News

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Atiku: What does it really mean to be a ‘political prostitute’? – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Atiku: What does it really mean to be a 'political prostitute'?
Daily Trust
The recent announcement by former Vice President Alhaji Atiku Abubakar that he has quit the APC, and suspicions that he wants to join the PDP to bid to become the party's flag bearer in the 2019 presidential election, has led to his critics hurling ...
Diplomat: Atiku's defection confirms Buhari has failed NigeriansDaily Post Nigeria
Buhari and Atiku: What counts most in 2019Guardian (blog)
2019: APC has nothing to fear over Atiku's exit, says FaparusiThe Nation Newspaper
New Telegraph Newspaper -Independent Newspapers Limited -Vanguard -TheCable
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Pregnant woman, five others die in Ogun crash – The Punch


The Punch

Pregnant woman, five others die in Ogun crash
The Punch
A pregnant woman and five others lost their lives, while two others were injured in an auto crash along Ajebo Road, Abeokuta, Ogun State, on Tuesday, when a granite-laden Volvo truck and a Nissan Bluebird collided. A traffic report obtained by our ...
Pregnant woman, 5 others die in Ogun road accidentVanguard
Pregnant woman, five others, die in Ogun accidentGuardian (blog)
Accident Kills Pregnant Woman, Kid, Four Others In AbeokutaIndependent Newspapers Limited
Information Nigeria
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Yari, Marafa clash over Buhari’s REC nominee – The Punch


The Punch

Yari, Marafa clash over Buhari's REC nominee
The Punch
The Governor of Zamfara State, Abdul-Aziz Yari, and the senator representing Zamfara Central Senatorial District, Kabiru Marafa, have clashed over the eligibility of President Muhammadu Buhari's nominee for Zamfara, Ahmad Bello Mahmud, as a Resident ...
Buhari seeks confirmation of 10 CCB nomineesDaily Trust
Buhari Seeks Senate Confirmation of CCB MembersTHISDAY Newspapers
Nigeria: Buhari writes Senate to expedite action on confirmation of 10 Code of Conduct Bureau nomineesWorldStage

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Obaseki: Tackling challenges of governance in Edo – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Obaseki: Tackling challenges of governance in Edo
The Nation Newspaper
Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki is one year old in office. Correspondent OSAGIE OTABOR examines the achievements, constraints and prospects of the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led administration in the Southsouth state. Governor Obaseki ...
The Obaseki Administration: Wake and See what?Vanguard
Obaseki presents N146bn budget proposalThe Punch
Obaseki presents N146.66 billion 2018 budget proposal to Edo AssemblyPremium Times
Information Nigeria -P.M. News -The News -Africa Independent Television
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Apo six: Senate investigates alleged reinstatement of Police officer – Vanguard


Vanguard

Apo six: Senate investigates alleged reinstatement of Police officer
Vanguard
Abuja – The Senate has resolved to investigate alleged recent reinstatement of a Deputy Police Commissioner, Mr. Danjuma Ibrahim, who was indicted by a judicial panel of inquiry set up in 2005 to probe killing of five young Igbo traders and a young ...
Apo Six: Senate Probes Reinstatement of Police Officer Charged with MurderTHISDAY Newspapers
Apo six: Senator raises alarm over reinstatement of indicted police commanderThe Nation Newspaper
Apo Six: Senate investigates reinstatement of police officerNew Telegraph Newspaper
TV360
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AIB launches mobile app to enhance aircraft accident report – Commissioner – Vanguard


Vanguard

AIB launches mobile app to enhance aircraft accident report – Commissioner
Vanguard
Lagos – The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) on Wednesday said it had published a total of 117 safety recommendations since it began operations 10 years ago. Passengers' aircraft. AIB Commissioner, Akin Olateru, said the AIB had also stepped up ...
AIB Releases Four Accident Reports, To Release 17 Others In 2018SaharaReporters.com
AIB releases 4 air accident reports, cautions Zaria, Ilorin flying schoolsDaily Trust
AIB releases final reports of four previous crashesNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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INEC creates additional 370 CVR centres – Vanguard


Vanguard

INEC creates additional 370 CVR centres
Vanguard
Abuja – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it has approved the creation of additional 370 Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) centres across the country. The commission, in a statement issued on its online newspapers on ...

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$2900 bn required for Nigeria’s infrastructure development – Shamsuddeen Usman – Vanguard


Vanguard

$2900 bn required for Nigeria's infrastructure development – Shamsuddeen Usman
Vanguard
Abuja – Former Minister of Budget and Planning, Dr Shamsuddeen Usman, said about 2,900 billion dollars was required for Nigeria's infrastructure development from 2014 to 2044. Shamsuddeen Usman. Usman made this known at a workshop on Review of ...

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Militants, Cultists Surrender Arms in Ondo, Lagos – The Streetjournal


The Streetjournal

Militants, Cultists Surrender Arms in Ondo, Lagos
The Streetjournal
Militants, believed to be behind the kidnap of the six Senior Secondary School Students of Lagos Model College,Igbonla, Epe in Lagos State and the vandalization of oil pipelines in Arepo near Lagos, including several attacks in the south West ...
Over 120 Cultists in Ikorodu renounce, surrender Arms to Lagos PoliceVanguard
120 youths renounce cultism in LagosP.M. News

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ASUP strike ends – Premium Times


Premium Times

ASUP strike ends
Premium Times
The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, has suspended its nationwide strike, 15 days after the industrial action began. This was confirmed by the chairman of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic chapter of the union, Kola Abiola, on Wednesday night.
Breaking: ASUP suspense 15-day-old strikeVanguard
ASUP suspends 15-day-old strikeThe Punch
ASUP poly lecturers suspend 15-day-old strikeDaily Trust
New Telegraph Newspaper -TV360 -The Whistler -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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Senator Adeyeye wants allowances of Nigerian politicians slashed – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Senator Adeyeye wants allowances of Nigerian politicians slashed
Daily Post Nigeria
The Senator representing Osun Central Senatorial district and Chief Whip of the Senate, Olusola Adeyeye has suggested that allowances of politicians in Nigeria should be slashed. He gave this suggestion during debate on 2018 appropriation bill, which ...
Senator wants allowances of all politicians reducedPremium Times
Adeyeye proposes cut in NASS members' allowanceThe Nation Newspaper

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Okowa mourns death of DIG Donald Ugbaja – Vanguard


Vanguard

Okowa mourns death of DIG Donald Ugbaja
Vanguard
Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa on Wednesday expressed sadness over the demise of retired Deputy Inspector General of Police and elder statesman, Donald Ugbaja. Governor Okowa, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Charles Aniagwu, ...
Delta Assembly approves Okowa's request for issuance of N4.5 billion BondPremium Times
Harrysong explains why Gov. Okowa won't return to office in 2019 [VIDEO]Daily Post Nigeria
WATCH: We don't have leaders in Nigeria, says Harrysong as he knocks Delta govTheCable
Olisa Blogazine -Verge24 (blog)
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Video Shows Buhari’s Minister Campaigning For Wike For 2019 – SaharaReporters.com


SaharaReporters.com

Video Shows Buhari's Minister Campaigning For Wike For 2019
SaharaReporters.com
Nigeria's Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, appears to have taken a swipe at his fellow minister, Rotimi Amaechi, in a trending video on social media. by Premium Times Nov 29, 2017. Nigeria's Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, ...
SHOCKING: Video shows Buhari's minister campaigning for Wike for 2019Premium Times
Wike Bans 'Sorting' In RSU – Commissions Faculty Buildings – As Minister, Forum Endorse Him For 2019The Tide
2019: Wike reacts to alleged ambition for Vice PresidentDaily Post Nigeria
CHANNELS TELEVISION -360Nobs.com -TheNewsGuru -Naija News
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Nasarawa: Al-Makura presents N122.8bn budget for 2018 – Vanguard


Vanguard

Nasarawa: Al-Makura presents N122.8bn budget for 2018
Vanguard
Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State on Wednesday presented a budget proposal of N122.8 billion for 2018 fiscal year to the State House of Assembly for approval. Umaru Al-Makura. The governor while presenting the bill christened “Budget of ...

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The “beautiful piece of information” Tinubu gave me – Buhari – Naija News


Naija News

The “beautiful piece of information” Tinubu gave me – Buhari
Naija News
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday revealed that a national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, gave him “a beautiful piece of information” which he was previously unaware of. However, the President is yet to disclose the ...

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Breaking: FG declares Friday public holiday – Vanguard


Vanguard

Breaking: FG declares Friday public holiday
Vanguard
ABUJA – THE Federal Government has declared Friday, 1st December, 2017 as public holiday to mark the Eid-El-Maulud Celebration. A statement by Engr Abubakar Magaji, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, in Abuja on Wednesday, stated that the ...
Nigerian govt declares Friday public holidayPremium Times
FG declares December 1 public holidayThe News
FG Declares Friday Public Holiday For Eid-El-MauludCHANNELS TELEVISION
The Eagle Online -The Whistler -Independent Newspapers Limited -YNaija
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Pregnant woman, six others crushed to death in Abeokuta auto crash – Daily Post Nigeria


Vanguard

Pregnant woman, six others crushed to death in Abeokuta auto crash
Daily Post Nigeria
No fewer than Seven persons, including a pregnant woman, were crushed to death on Tuesday in an accident at a mechanic village along OGTV/Ajebo road in Abeokuta. It was gathered that a white Volvo truck with registration number: KJA 731 XP had break ...
Pregnant woman, five others killed in Ogun crashPremium Times
Pregnant woman crushed to death in Ogun road accidentTheCable
Pregnant woman, others crushed in road accidentNaija News
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Buhari: Tinubu has told me what I wasn’t aware of – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Buhari: Tinubu has told me what I wasn't aware of
Daily Trust
President Muhammadu Buhari says a national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu, has informed him about something he was not aware of until Tuesday night. Tinubu is among those in the entourage of President Buhari to the ...
Tinubu gave me 'beautiful piece of information' – BuhariThe Eagle Online
Buhari: Tinubu Brought Me “A Beautiful Piece Of Information”Osun Defender (blog)
The “beautiful piece of information” Tinubu gave me – BuhariNaija News

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Buhari Writes Senate, Requests Confirmation Of CCB Nominees – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Buhari Writes Senate, Requests Confirmation Of CCB Nominees
CHANNELS TELEVISION
President Muhammadu Buhari has written the Nigerian Senate to request for the confirmation of nominees of the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB). The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, read the letter to lawmakers during Wednesday's plenary at the Upper ...
Buhari seeks Senate confirmation of 10 members of Code of Conduct BureauDaily Post Nigeria

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Buhari: Majority of dead migrants could be Nigerians – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Buhari: Majority of dead migrants could be Nigerians
Daily Trust
President Muhammadu Buhari says he will not be surprised if the majority of the 26 female migrants who died in the Mediterranean and buried recently in Italy were Nigerians. The president said this was despite the information made available to him that ...
The Experiment: Like Jonathan, like Buhari, and now like AtikuTheCable
Why I am with governors in Abidjan – BuhariThe Punch
Save us from further deaths, ex-Nigeria Airways pensioners beg BuhariVanguard
360Nobs.com -Daily Post Nigeria -Leadership Newspapers -AllAfrica.com
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Aisha Buhari can’t be compared to Grace Mugabe, Onwuneme tells Omokiri – Vanguard


Vanguard

Aisha Buhari can't be compared to Grace Mugabe, Onwuneme tells Omokiri
Vanguard
UMUAHIA — A chieftain of the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC, in Abia State, Engr. Nwabueze Onwuneme has attacked a former aide to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Mr. Reno Omokri over an article credited to him in a national daily, where he ...

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How to reduce mishaps on Nigerian roads – The News


The News

How to reduce mishaps on Nigerian roads
The News
I welcome this opportunity to be your Keynote Speaker at the United Nations-sponsored Capacity Building Program for the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC). This opportunity provides me with a very important public platform to share my thoughts about the ...
Tolls on the roads again!The Punch
Nigerian roads have outlived their design life – FasholaNaija News
I undertook a tour of Nigerian roads, they're not as bad as people claim – FasholaRipples Nigeria

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Gov. Ambode, Ooni of Ife, Oba Elegusi, others to grace grand finale of Queen Moremi Ajasoro beauty pageant – Vanguard


Vanguard

Gov. Ambode, Ooni of Ife, Oba Elegusi, others to grace grand finale of Queen Moremi Ajasoro beauty pageant
Vanguard
Gov. Akinwumi Ambode of Lagos State and Ooni Enitan Ogunwusi will lead dignitaries of state, traditional rulers and distinguished Nigerians to the crowning of the winner of the second Queen Moremi Ajasoro beauty pageant. The event slated for Dec.3 at ...

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Boko Haram: End insurgency by killing terrorists’ ideology – Buratai charges civil authorities in Borno – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Boko Haram: End insurgency by killing terrorists' ideology – Buratai charges civil authorities in Borno
Daily Post Nigeria
Chief of Army Staff, Lt.Gen Tukur Buratai, on Tuesday, tasked civil authorities to adopt effective mechanism towards fighting the ideological, social and propaganda of Boko Haram insurgents in their respective domains. The COAS stated this during the ...
Army Remains Resolute In Eradicating Boko Haram , Militancy – BurataiLeadership Newspapers
Boko Haram commander captured, four suspects killed, 212 victims rescued – Nigerian ArmyPremium Times
Troops Arrest Boko Haram Commander, Rescue 212 VictimsCHANNELS TELEVISION
The Streetjournal -Konbini -Guardian (blog) -BellaNaija
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PDP tackles Ortom over alleged plan to sack Benue workers – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

PDP tackles Ortom over alleged plan to sack Benue workers
Daily Post Nigeria
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Benue State chapter, has warned the Governor Samuel Ortom, over his alleged plan to sack thousands of civil servants. The party said it was a clear indication that the Ortom administration has turned full cycle ...
I must fish out all Benue ghost workers, vows OrtomDaily Trust
Benue: Gov. Ortom vows to fish out ghost workers from public serviceTheNewsGuru
Anti-grazing law: Reps shore up support for actNew Telegraph Newspaper
The Whistler
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Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Wednesday morning – Daily Post Nigeria


The Punch

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Wednesday morning
Daily Post Nigeria
The bill, which would eventually culminate into the 2018 budget after passage, was introduced for second reading on the floor of the Senate on Tuesday by the Leader, Senator Ahmad Lawan. 2. The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties, CNPP, has called ...
VIDEO: Buhari ordered AGF Malami to meet with me, ensure my reinstatement – MainaVanguard
Buhari approved Malami's meeting with me – Maina + videoThe Eagle Online
TRENDING VIDEO: How I got reinstated into civil service, by MainaTheCable
Ripples Nigeria -The Punch -The Nation Newspaper -YNaija
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2019 Election: Court orders INEC to register Socialist Party of Nigeria – Vanguard


Gistmaster

2019 Election: Court orders INEC to register Socialist Party of Nigeria
Vanguard
ABUJA – The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Tuesday, ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to immediately register and recognize the Socialist Party of Nigeria, SPN, as a new political party. The court, in a judgment ...
INEC receives court order to register new partyInformation Nigeria

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2018 Budget: Lawmakers shun Okorocha – Vanguard


The Punch

2018 Budget: Lawmakers shun Okorocha
Vanguard
Owerri—For the first time in seven years, Governor Rochas Okorocha's bid to present the Imo state budget has hit the rocks. It will be recalled that Okorocha had scheduled Tuesday, by 10am, to present the 2018 budget of the state. Chief Rochas Okorocha.
Lawmakers shun budget presentation by OkorochaThe Punch
Imo Assembly Boycott 2018 Budget PresentationTHISDAY Newspapers

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PMB Not Thinking Of 2019 At The Moment – Lai Moh’d – Gistmaster (blog)


The Nation Newspaper

PMB Not Thinking Of 2019 At The Moment – Lai Moh'd
Gistmaster (blog)
Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said yesterday that President Muhammadu Buhari is ardently concerned about delivering on his key campaign promises than re-contesting the presidency in 2019. The issue of whether Buhari will run ...
Why we are yet to pay Ikoyi whistleblower – Lai MohammedDaily Post Nigeria
Federal Govt. committed to the protection of Whistle-Blowers – Lai MohammedP.M. News
Fed Govt deepens approach to tackling violent extremismThe Nation Newspaper
TVC News -Fellow Press (press release) -Ripples Nigeria
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Fear grips okada riders over impending clampdown – New Telegraph Newspaper


New Telegraph Newspaper

Fear grips okada riders over impending clampdown
New Telegraph Newspaper
Few days after the Lagos State Task Force impounded at least 163 motorcycles and arrested 29 riders along Mile 2 and FESTAC area of Lagos State, following increasing reports of criminal activities in the area, a sky of hopelessness hovers around ...
We have tools to protect lives, properties of Lagiosians — Lagos CPVanguard
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Elevation of Judges to Appeal Court not lopsided — NJC – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Elevation of Judges to Appeal Court not lopsided — NJC
Daily Trust
The National Judicial Council (NJC) has refuted allegations of exclusion of the South East from the list of 14 judges recommended for elevation as judges of the Court of Appeal. In a statement yesterday by its Director of Information, Soji Oye, the NJC ...
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CJN Onnoghen speaks on alleged lopsided appointmentsDaily Post Nigeria
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WARDC tasks FG on gender-based violence – Vanguard


WARDC tasks FG on gender-based violence
Vanguard
The Federal Government has been advised to urgently create more institutions that can address the root causes of gender-based violence, the impunity that often goes with the scourge, implement policies and enact laws that can support victims and survivors.

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2018 Budget projections unrealistic – senators – Vanguard


Vanguard

2018 Budget projections unrealistic – senators
Vanguard
ABUJA— Senators yesterday began debate on the general principles of the 2018 Appropriation Bill of N8.612 trillion presented before the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari. Buhari presenting 2018 budget to joint NASS session.
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Tinubu accompanies Buhari to EU-AU summit in Abidjan – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Tinubu accompanies Buhari to EU-AU summit in Abidjan
Daily Trust
From right: APC National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu; President Muhammadu Buhari; Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State; and Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel on board the Presidential Plane, during the president's departure from ...

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Former Abia State Director Of Finance Claims Governor Kalu’s Company Was Contracted To Import Clothing From … – SaharaReporters.com


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Former Abia State Director Of Finance Claims Governor Kalu's Company Was Contracted To Import Clothing From ...
SaharaReporters.com
The anti-graft agency claimed that the money was allegedly diverted in tranches of N200m, N50m, N200m, N300.8m, N545m, N429m, N288.4m, N190m, N157m, N152.8m, N100m, N84m and N50m between August 13, 2003 and January 12, 2005.
N2.9bn fraud: 'Orji Kalu's aide claimed Abia imported Okrika'The Punch
EFCC Descends On Kalu, Accuses Ex-Governor Of Siphoning N2.9bn From State CoffersBuzzNigeria.com
N3.2BN FRAUD: EFCC tells court how Kalu used Abia funds to fund his private companyRipples Nigeria
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Kaduna sacks 4042 LG workers. – Vanguard


Vanguard

Kaduna sacks 4042 LG workers.
Vanguard
KADUNA – The Kaduna state government has disengaged 4,042 local government workers across the 23 local government areas in the state, citing redundancy as reason. El-Rufai The state commissioner for local government and Chieftancy affairs, Alhaji ...
Why we disengaged 4042 council workers, by El-RufaiThe Nation Newspaper
Kaduna disengages 4042 workersTheCable
Kaduna Government Sacks Over 4000 WorkersCHANNELS TELEVISION
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Ezekwesili identifies those responsible for Nigeria’s problems – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Ezekwesili identifies those responsible for Nigeria's problems
Daily Post Nigeria
Former Minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, has claimed that men should be held responsible for woes of Nigeria and Africa at large. While blaming African male political leaders for the problem, the former World Bank Vice President, however ...
Men must take full responsibility for the state of affairs of Nigeria – EzekwesiliThe Nation Newspaper

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Nigeria records 65, 000 deaths annually due to air pollution – Saraki – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Nigeria records 65, 000 deaths annually due to air pollution – Saraki
The Nation Newspaper
The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has said the nation records almost 65, 000 deaths annually due to exposure to household pollution. Saraki blamed this to the rising incident of deforestation and use of woods for cooking, especially among rural ...
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Anti-graft agencies looting recovered funds, properties – SarakiThe Punch
There Are Few Courageous Leaders In Nigeria – SarakiLeadership Newspapers
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SSANU, NASU, Others Shut Down OAU In Protest – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

SSANU, NASU, Others Shut Down OAU In Protest
CHANNELS TELEVISION
The workers of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, have staged a protest on Tuesday, November 28, over what they call a disparity in earned allowance shutting down the institution in the process. The workers claim that the allowance sent from ...
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Okowa, Otuaro, Uduaghan, Others Storm PDP Campaign Rally – Vanguard


Vanguard

Okowa, Otuaro, Uduaghan, Others Storm PDP Campaign Rally
Vanguard
CAMPAIGN for the January 6, 2018 local government elections took a new dimension yesterday (28/11/17) when the Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, his Deputy, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, immediate past Governor of the state, Dr Emmanuel ...

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Police reinstates officer accused of murder after 12 years – The Nation Newspaper


Information Nigeria

Police reinstates officer accused of murder after 12 years
The Nation Newspaper
The Police Service Commission has reinstated a Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of operations at the FCT Command after 12 years of suspension. The DCP, Danjuma Ibrahim was alleged to have conspired with other officers to cause the death of ...
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Confab 2014: Ekweremadu asks Nigerian government to implement report – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Confab 2014: Ekweremadu asks Nigerian government to implement report
Daily Post Nigeria
The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has called on the federal government to reconsider its stance on the report of the 2014 National Conference. Ekweremadu said the implementation of the report was a vital starting point towards ...
Nigeria not working well as currently constituted, Ekweremadu insistsVanguard
Ekweremadu: Nigeria is Not WorkingTHISDAY Newspapers
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My second term will be tough – Gov. Obiano tells Anambra people – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

My second term will be tough – Gov. Obiano tells Anambra people
Daily Post Nigeria
The Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, on Tuesday stated that his second term in office will be “tough.” The Governor in a statement in Awka by his Senior Special Adviser on Media and Strategic Communications, Mr. Oliver Okpala, said his second ...
Gov. Obiano, the political messiah – APGA ForumVanguard
“No room for corrupt officials in my government” – Gov. ObianoNaija News
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Osinbajo Speaks On Why Nigerians Must Pay Higher Electricity Tariff – 360Nobs.com


360Nobs.com

Osinbajo Speaks On Why Nigerians Must Pay Higher Electricity Tariff
360Nobs.com
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday disclosed that payment of high electricity tariffs is inevitable for Nigerian electricity users, even as he urged Nigerians to brace for a new regime. Mr. Osinbajo said this while speaking at the Sixth ...
Nigerians to pay more for electricity despite the economic hardshipVentures Africa
How govt is dealing with Apapa traffic gridlock – OsinbajoPremium Times
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My defection to APC in the best interest of Igbo, says Ojukwu Jr. – Vanguard


The Nation Newspaper

My defection to APC in the best interest of Igbo, says Ojukwu Jr.
Vanguard
Awka – FIRST son of late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, Mr. Emeka Ojukwu Jr. has reacted to the controversy trailing his recent defection to All Progressives Congress, APC, saying he was merely following his father's steps. Emeka Ojukwu Jnr.
APGA dedicates governorship victory to OjukwuDaily Post Nigeria
Pfttt: Joining APC is in the interest of the Igbos – Ojukwu Jnr.Amoré (press release) (blog)
The semiotics of Obiano's victoryThe Punch
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Kidnappers of Epe pupils surrender arms in Ondo – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Kidnappers of Epe pupils surrender arms in Ondo
Daily Post Nigeria
Dreaded Militants operating in parts of Lagos, Ogun and Ondo states have finally submitted their arms and ammunition to embraced the federal government's amnesty programme in Ondo State. The militants, are behind the kidnap of the six Senior Secondary ...
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Militants, vandals surrender arms in OndoThe Nation Newspaper
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Ebonyi denies owing workers’ salaries – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Ebonyi denies owing workers' salaries
The Nation Newspaper
Ebonyi State Government Tuesday debunked media reports which named it as one of the states owing their workers' salaries, pensions and gratuities, describing the report as baseless and falsehood. Governor David Umahi's Chief Press Secretary, ...
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IYC condemns killing, violence in NANS election – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

IYC condemns killing, violence in NANS election
The Nation Newspaper
The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) Worldwide, Tuesday, condemned in strong terms, the killing of a final year law student in Otuoke, Bayelsa State, during the Zone B election of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS). The victim, Magam Elvis, ...
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NANS leader, undergraduates arrested for murder, robberyThe Punch
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Buhari orders governors to pay workers salary before Christmas – TV360


Buhari orders governors to pay workers salary before Christmas
TV360
President Muhammadu Buhari, has directed state governors to pay salary arrears owed workers before the end of the year. This comes after the president ordered the release of the third trench of the London-Paris Club refund to states. The president's ...

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Leave our elders alone, stop dropping names – Secondus – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Leave our elders alone, stop dropping names – Secondus
The Nation Newspaper
The former acting National Chairman of the People's Democratic Party PDP and a front runner in the National Chairmanship position, Prince Uche Secondus has called on his colleagues in the race to leave the party leaders alone and stop dropping their ...
Battle for PDP chairmanship position heats upTVC News
I'm The Most Experienced To Lead PDP –SecondusIndependent Newspapers Limited
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Fire destroys 50 shops in Calabar market- SEMA – Vanguard


Vanguard

Fire destroys 50 shops in Calabar market- SEMA
Vanguard
Cross River State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) has confirmed the destruction of over 50 shops after Monday's fire incident at the Yoruba section of Watt market in Calabar. Mr John Inaku, SEMA Director General, who disclosed this after an ...

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Queen Abiola to Buhari: Hold next FEC meeting in N-Delta – Vanguard


Queen Abiola to Buhari: Hold next FEC meeting in N-Delta
Vanguard
ABUJA—Her Royal Majesty, Queen Zainab-Duke Abiola of Akasoba of Kalabari Kingdom has advised President Mohammadu Buhari to hold the next FEC in any of the states in Niger Delta and spend a few days there and receive their complaints.

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Maina tells Buhari how he recovered money for Jonathan, claims his life under threat – Daily Post Nigeria


Vanguard

Maina tells Buhari how he recovered money for Jonathan, claims his life under threat
Daily Post Nigeria
Former chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, AbdulRasheed Maina, has said he is ready to reveal top secrets to President Muhammadu Buhari. In an interview with Channels Television, Maina said many of those around the president ...
Maina Should Be Given A Chance To Speak With Buhari – Robert ClarkeCHANNELS TELEVISION
Neither law nor public interestThe Nation Newspaper
Maina Breaks Silence From Hiding, Says He's Ready To Reveal Top Secrets To President BuhariThe Whistler

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MAINA: Sack AGF now, lawyers’ group tells Buhari – Vanguard


Vanguard

MAINA: Sack AGF now, lawyers' group tells Buhari
Vanguard
LAGOS—The League of Patriotic lawyers has called for the resignation of the Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, Mallam Malami Abubakar over the reinstatement of former Chairman of Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Mr. Abdulrasheed ...

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UNBELIEVABLE: Politicians conjure power with vulture eggs to win votes – Vanguard


Vanguard

UNBELIEVABLE: Politicians conjure power with vulture eggs to win votes
Vanguard
UYO — BIRD scientists have sounded the alarm that the vulture, a scavenging bird of prey, is going out of extinction in Nigeria because of the epic hunt for its eggs by fetish politicians, who allegedly use them to acquire mystical power making charms ...

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Emefiele to discuss ‘Mindset for succeeding in Today’s Nigeria’ at UNN convocation – Vanguard


Vanguard

Emefiele to discuss 'Mindset for succeeding in Today's Nigeria' at UNN convocation
Vanguard
ENUGU—GOVERNOR of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Dr. Godwin Emefiele, will on Thursday discuss how Nigerians should position their mind sets to succeed in the present Nigerian economic and socio-political environment. The CBN Governor will ...
132 Graduates Bag First Class in UNNTHISDAY Newspapers
47th Convocation: UNN produces 132 First Class, 9166 graduatesNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Our IGR dropping, Budget Minister tells lawmakers – Vanguard


Vanguard

Our IGR dropping, Budget Minister tells lawmakers
Vanguard
ABUJA—THE Federal Government, yesterday, raised the alarm that remittances of independent revenue by generating agencies have dropped significantly, urging the National Assembly to prevail on the lawmakers to make adequate remittances. From left: ...
Budget: FG adjusts 2018-2020 MTEF/FSP by N1.5tnThe Punch
2018-2020 MTEF, FSP Parameters Feasible – FGLeadership Newspapers
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Malami’s allegation: Fayose, Falana tango over purchase of property recovered from looters – Vanguard


Vanguard

Malami's allegation: Fayose, Falana tango over purchase of property recovered from looters
Vanguard
Ado-Ekiti—Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State has lampooned human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) over the allegations by the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN) linking the lawyer to the purchase of a N1 billion property located ...
Fayose, Falana trade words over Abuja N1bn propertyThe Punch
Falana to AGF: substantiate allegation of property sale by EFCC to meThe Nation Newspaper
Falana: EFCC Replies To FayoseSaharaReporters.com
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Govs agree to pay workers before Xmas – Vanguard


Vanguard

Govs agree to pay workers before Xmas
Vanguard
ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, ordered the 36 governors of the federation to pay workers their salaries before Christmas, so they could have a beautiful celebration. President Muhammadu Buhari (r) excanging pleasantries with ...
Clear salary arrears before Christmas, Buhari tells govsThe Punch
Why every worker will enjoy Christmas – State GovernorsDaily Post Nigeria
Governors pledge to pay salary arrears as Buhari approves fresh 50% Paris refunds for statesBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
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FIRS seals firms in Lagos, Port Harcourt over tax debts – Vanguard


The Punch

FIRS seals firms in Lagos, Port Harcourt over tax debts
Vanguard
The Federal Inland Revenue, FIRS, yesterday, shut down tax-defaulting companies in Lagos and Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. Affected by the enforcement exercise led by Mrs. Anita Erinne were LASACO Assurance Plc, headquartered at Acme ...
Tax debt: FIRS seals companies in Lagos, Port HarcourtThe Punch

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Nigerians tired of APC – Prof. Jerry Gana – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Nigerians tired of APC - Prof. Jerry Gana
Daily Trust
A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Professor Jerry Gana, has said that Nigerians are eagerly waiting for the former ruling party to return to power in 2019 due to the inability of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to perform better. Prof.
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FG not serious about Ogoni cleanup – Wike – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

FG not serious about Ogoni cleanup – Wike
Daily Trust
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, said the Federal Government is not serious about the cleanup of Ogoniland and that the Ogoni cleanup programme remains a political project. The governor who spoke when he granted audience to the Senate ...
Don't make Ogoni clean up political project,Wike to FGVanguard
Tinubu: we'll draw attention to environmental challenges in OgonilandThe Nation Newspaper
FG Not Serious About Clean up of Ogoniland, Says WikeTHISDAY Newspapers
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Lagos indigenes criticises Ambode’s leadership style – Vanguard


The Nation Newspaper

Lagos indigenes criticises Ambode's leadership style
Vanguard
lagos—Eko Foundation, EF, has criticized the present government in Lagos State under the leadership of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, describing the administration as engaging in 'mis-governance.' AMBODE. The Foundation, which is an umbrella body of ...
Ambode hails religious leaders for peace in LagosThe Punch
Regular exercise aids healthy living, says AmbodeThe Nation Newspaper
Ambode: Lagos Has Never Witnessed Religious Crisis under My WatchTHISDAY Newspapers
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Obaseki to present N140bn budget proposal Wednesday – The Punch


The Punch

Obaseki to present N140bn budget proposal Wednesday
The Punch
The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, will on Wednesday present the 2018 budget estimate to the state House of Assembly for consideration and passage. Obaseki made this known on Monday in a letter presented to the House seeking its approval.
Obaseki presents N140bn 2018 budget proposal to Edo Assembly tomorrowVanguard

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EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Maina Breaks Silence, Begs Buhari For Chance To Prove Innocence – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Maina Breaks Silence, Begs Buhari For Chance To Prove Innocence
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Embattled former chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Mr Abdulrasheed Maina, has finally broken silence on the allegations of corruption levelled against him. Speaking in an exclusive interview with Channels Television which ...

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StarTimes, NUJ hold training, workshop for women in journalism – Vanguard


P.M. News

StarTimes, NUJ hold training, workshop for women in journalism
Vanguard
StarTimes Nigeria, in partnership with the Nigerian Union of Journalists, FCT Chapter is organising a three-day training and workshop for women in journalism. The training, titled; Gender Equality and Safety is a joint project of NUJ in collaboration ...
Corrupt traditional system retards Africa's development – Iwo MonarchP.M. News

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Biafra: Nigerian government approached ECOWAS Court to strike out Kanu’s case – IPOB – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Biafra: Nigerian government approached ECOWAS Court to strike out Kanu's case – IPOB
Daily Post Nigeria
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has accused the federal government of approaching the Community Court of West Africa (ECOWAS court) to strike out its suit of rights abuses. The group said it was the reason Its leader, Nnamdi Kanu had jumped bail.
IPOB to FG: Defend yourself in court — not on the pages of newspapersTheCable
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What Buhari must do for us to pay workers before Christmas – State Governors – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

What Buhari must do for us to pay workers before Christmas – State Governors
Daily Post Nigeria
State Governors on Monday gave President Muhammadu Buhari conditions to meet before abiding by his conditions of paying workers' salaries before Christmas. Speaking on behalf of the governors, Rochas Okorocha of Imo State said payment of the ...
Govs agree to pay workers before XmasVanguard
Clear salary arrears before Christmas, Buhari tells govsThe Punch
Clear Workers' Salaries Before Christmas, Buhari Challenges GovernorsTHISDAY Newspapers
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ICPC arraigns mother of alleged husband killer – The Punch


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ICPC arraigns mother of alleged husband killer
The Punch
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission says it will on Tuesday arraign Mrs. Maimuna Aliyu, the mother of Maryam Sanda who allegedly killed her husband, Bilyamin Bello. The police had last week arraigned Maryam ...
ICPC to arraign former Aso Savings boss for alleged fraudPremium Times
Maimuna Aliyu mother of 'killer wife' goes into hidingNaija News
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N13bn Ikoyi loot: 3 whistleblowers drag FG to court over 5% commission – Vanguard


Vanguard

N13bn Ikoyi loot: 3 whistleblowers drag FG to court over 5% commission
Vanguard
ABUJA – Three persons claiming to be the genuine whistleblowers that gave information that led to recovery of about N13billion that was stashed at Flat 7 Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos state, have dragged the Federal Government to court. Recovered Money ...
More Ikoyi N13 billion 'whistle-blowers' emerge, want payment of commission stoppedPremium Times
Ikoyi whistleblowers drag EFCC, Malami, finance ministry to courtTheCable
Ikoyi loot: Whistle-blower sues EFCC, AGF, othersThe Punch
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Oba of Benin urges sustenance of traditional values – Vanguard


Vanguard

Oba of Benin urges sustenance of traditional values
Vanguard
Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, has underscored the need to revive and sustain at the grassroots time-tested traditional norms and values that bind Nigerians together, in order to build a better society. Oba Ewuare II said this at the palace of the Sultan ...
Sultan of Sokoto hosts Oba of Benin, regrets relegation of traditional institutionsTheNewsGuru
Oba Of Benin Condemns South African Hostilities Against NigeriansAfrica Independent Television
Benin Monarch: Traditional Institutions will Support FG in Keeping Nigeria OneTHISDAY Newspapers

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Wike Criticises FG’s Commitment To Ogoni Clean-Up – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Wike Criticises FG's Commitment To Ogoni Clean-Up
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has criticised the commitment of the Federal Government in cleaning up oil spillage in Ogoni land. Mr Wike lamented that nothing was on the ground to show that the exercise is work-in-progress. The governor complained ...
Nigerian govt not serious about Ogoni clean-up– WikePremium Times
Rivers Celebrates Wike's Strides On Projects …'Always Appreciate God's Faithfulness'The Tide
Wike accuses FG of unseriousness with Ogoni clean upNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Obaseki condemns modern-day slavery in Libya, reiterates promises to returnees – Vanguard


Vanguard

Obaseki condemns modern-day slavery in Libya, reiterates promises to returnees
Vanguard
The Governor of Edo State, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has decried the reported sale of persons into modern-day slavery in Libya, describing the incident as a “desecration of the sanctity of humanity.” Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State with a cross-section ...
How A Nigerian State Turns the Page for Trafficked WomenThe Nation Newspaper
KOWA urges Obaseki to sustain developmental stridesP.M. News

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Police issues warning as Taraba couple’s sex video goes viral on social media – Daily Post Nigeria


Police issues warning as Taraba couple's sex video goes viral on social media
Daily Post Nigeria
The Taraba Police Command on Monday warned residents of the state against circulating sex videos on social network platforms. A sex video involving a man and a woman, both of whom were residents of Jalingo, has gone viral on the social network, ...

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Atiku’s Exit From APC A Blessing – Duhu – Leadership Newspapers


The Punch

Atiku's Exit From APC A Blessing – Duhu
Leadership Newspapers
The pioneer North East National Vice Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Dr Umar Duhu Monday said the exit of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar is a blessing. Duhu, who said he brought Atiku to the APC, disclosed that even thought the ...
Why we met with Atiku-N/East PDP Vice ChairmanVanguard
PDP Governors Split On Former VP Atiku's DefectionSaharaReporters.com
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Female lawyer, Yewande Oyediran, bags 7 years for stabbing husband to death – Vanguard


Vanguard

Female lawyer, Yewande Oyediran, bags 7 years for stabbing husband to death
Vanguard
An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan on Monday sentenced a female lawyer, Yewande Oyediran, to seven years imprisonment for stabbing her husband, Lowo, to death. Yewande, after the murder of Oyelowo. The trial judge, Munta Abimbola, said that ...
Female lawyer, Yewande sentenced to 7 years for manslaughterDaily Post Nigeria
Husband killer, Yewande Oyediran, bags seven years for manslaughterThe Punch
Breaking: Ibadan Husband Killer Bags 7 Years for ManslaughterThe Streetjournal
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S3x video of two Jalingo residents set Taraba on fire – Vanguard


Vanguard

S3x video of two Jalingo residents set Taraba on fire
Vanguard
The Taraba state Police Command, on Monday, warned citizens in the state against circulating sex video on social network platforms. s3x. A sex video involving a man and a woman, both of whom were residents of Jalingo, had gone viral on the social ...

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Media mocking Buhari’s govt with ‘failed corruption war’ headlines — Lai Mohammed – Premium Times


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Media mocking Buhari's govt with 'failed corruption war' headlines — Lai Mohammed
Premium Times
The Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, has accused the Nigerian media of mocking the Buhari administration's fight against corruption. Addressing journalists at the 68th General Assembly of the Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria, BON, on Monday ...
Stop this headline – 'Buhari's Govt losing anti-corruption war'- Lai Mohammed tells mediaVanguard
Stop mocking FG over anti-corruption war – Lai MohammedDaily Post Nigeria
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Original Ikoyi Whistleblower Heads to Court – Vanguard


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Original Ikoyi Whistleblower Heads to Court
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The battle for the payment of 5 percent entitlements to the original whistleblowers of the Ikoyi loot has continued as the petitioners have headed to the Federal High Court, Abuja Division to seek for justice as both the Finance Minister and the ...

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Buhari promises to send new National Minimum Wage proposal to National Assembly – National Accord


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Buhari promises to send new National Minimum Wage proposal to National Assembly
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We are gathered here today to address issues concerning the welfare of the Nigerian people. Like his counterpart all over the world, the Nigerian worker is a vital element in the growth and development of modern nations. I therefore welcome the ...
JUST IN: Buhari inaugurates 30-member new minimum wage committeePremium Times
JUST IN: Buhari Inaugurates Committee On New Minimum Wage In Nigeria360Nobs.com
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NITDA, EFCC collaborate on IT projects clearance – Vanguard


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NITDA, EFCC collaborate on IT projects clearance
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The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) says it is collaborating with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to ensure that Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) comply with the clearance of Information ...
NITDA clears EFCC/NFIU'S ICT security and system upgradePremium Times

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Nnamdi Kanu “has now jumped bail” – FG – BellaNaija


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Nnamdi Kanu “has now jumped bail” – FG
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The Federal Government has asked that the Community Court of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) throws out a fundamental human rights enforcement suit filed by Nnamdi Kanu, leader of proscribed group Indigenous People of ...
Kanu has jumped bail, his $800m suit purposeless – FGThe Punch
FG urges ECOWAS court to discard Nnamdi Kanu's $800m suitRipples Nigeria

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