Daily Archives: December 4, 2017

Charly Boy Group Protests Libya Slave Trade, Pickets Foreign Affairs Ministry – Buzz Reporters (press release) (blog)


Buzz Reporters (press release) (blog)

Charly Boy Group Protests Libya Slave Trade, Pickets Foreign Affairs Ministry
Buzz Reporters (press release) (blog)
A group of protesters led by “our Mumu Don Do” convener, Charles Oputa otherwise known as Charly Boy, have stormed the Foreign Affairs Ministry in Abuja to protest alleged slave trade of Nigerians In Libya. The group picketed the ministry situated at ...

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Data Capturing: NIMC to partner private, public sector organisations – P.M. News


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Data Capturing: NIMC to partner private, public sector organisations
P.M. News
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has expressed its readiness to partner with private and public sector organisations to capture data and issue unique identity numbers to Nigerians within the next two years. The Managing Director of ...

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Wike gives APC Senator, Abe, 15 others 2018 SUVs – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Wike gives APC Senator, Abe, 15 others 2018 SUVs
Daily Post Nigeria
Rivers state Governor, Nyesom Wike has released 16 Sports Utility Vehicles, SUVs to representatives of the State in the National Assembly. National Assembly members elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC including Senator Magnus ...
Wike releases 16 SUV to Rivers' National Assembly membersVanguard
Wike Releases 16 SUVs TO RIVERS' Fedral LawmakersLeadership Newspapers
Ijaw Group Warns Against Plot To Divide Jonathan, Wike – No Rift Between Ex-President, Gov -RSGThe Tide
Premium Times -The Nation Newspaper -THISDAY Newspapers -The News
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I’m Still Entitled To $800m Compensation- Nnamdi Kanu – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

I'm Still Entitled To $800m Compensation- Nnamdi Kanu
Information Nigeria
The leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has said that despite being granted bail by the Federal High Court in Abuja where he is being prosecuted alongside others on charges of treasonable felony, he is still entitled to ...
Biafra: I am entitled to $800m compensation from FG – Nnamdi KanuNaija News
I am entitled to $800m compensation for unlawful detention | Kanu tells ECOWAS courtYNaija

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Lagos Street Carnival: Stakeholders clamour for direct involvement in future editions – Vanguard


Vanguard

Lagos Street Carnival: Stakeholders clamour for direct involvement in future editions
Vanguard
Stakeholders in the Arts and Cultural sector in Lagos have appealed to Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode to directly involve them in the planning of subsequent editions of the Lagos Street Carnivals. The stakeholders told Newsmen in Lagos that if they were ...

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Bayelsa Govt. urges police to fish out killers of cattle dealers – Vanguard


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Bayelsa Govt. urges police to fish out killers of cattle dealers
Vanguard
The Bayelsa Government has called on the Police and other security agencies to apprehend the killers of a prominent cattle dealer, Alhaji Jibril Abdulkarim, and three of his aides. The cattle dealer and three of his aides were shot dead at his private ...
Police arrest three suspects over killing of prominent cattle dealerPremium Times
Gunmen kill leader of Fulani herdsmen in BayelsaDaily Post Nigeria
Police Arrest Three Over Slain Cattle Dealers in YenagoaTHISDAY Newspapers
The News -SaharaReporters.com -The Punch -The Eagle Online
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Lagos to establish Centre for children with special needs – TV360


TV360

Lagos to establish Centre for children with special needs
TV360
Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday said plans are underway to establish an Early Intervention Centre in 2018 to provide therapy and educational support services for infants and young children with special needs. The centre, according to ...
Lagos govt makes case for leadership trainingVanguard
Nigeria: Lagos Street Carnival - We Make Money Having Fun - - AmbodeAllAfrica.com
Ambode Tasks Leaders To Put Interest Of Nigerians FirstLeadership Newspapers
The Punch -P.M. News -New Telegraph Newspaper -TODAY.NG
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I’ll continue to uphold UNN ‘s standard — JIM OVIA – Vanguard


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I'll continue to uphold UNN 's standard — JIM OVIA
Vanguard
NSUKKA—The chairman, Zenith Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Jim Ovia, has said he would continue to uphold the high standards of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN . He made the promise in his acceptance speech during the 47th Convocation ceremony of the ...
Emefiele's achievements as CBN Governor as a result of training at UNN – OviaP.M. News
Ovia: Emefiele is Nigeria's Best CBN Governor EverTHISDAY Newspapers

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Ebonyi Government Accused of Plot to Cover Up Rape Allegation Against Governor’s Aide – Olisa Blogazine


Olisa Blogazine

Ebonyi Government Accused of Plot to Cover Up Rape Allegation Against Governor's Aide
Olisa Blogazine
The Ebonyi state government has been accused of plotting to cover up a rape allegation made against Governor Dave Umahi's technical adviser on media, Francis Nwaze. Nwaze had been accused of raping one Esther Odinakachi, an undergraduate of the Ebonyi ...
Ebonyi govt moves to cover up alleged governor's aide rape caseThe Punch
Governors aide accused of raping undergraduateOrientDaily Newspaper

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Amnesty: Presidency in shock over recovered weapons from N/Delta militants in Ondo – Naija247news


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Amnesty: Presidency in shock over recovered weapons from N/Delta militants in Ondo
Naija247news
The Presidency is worried about the harvest of weapons from militants in the creeks of Ondo State, it was learnt yesterday. President Muhammadu Buhari, a source said, has ordered an emergency meeting to review the security situation in Niger Delta. The ...
ARMS: N-Delta govs meet security chiefs, WednesdayVanguard
Presidency Expresses Concern over Proliferation of Weapons in Ondo CreeksTHISDAY Newspapers
Buhari meets govs over arms build-upRipples Nigeria
TODAY.NG
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2019 is still a long journey – Tambuwal – Vanguard


Vanguard

2019 is still a long journey – Tambuwal
Vanguard
Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Governor of Sokoto State and former Speaker of the House of Representatives in this interview reviews developments in the state even as he pooh-poohs talks about his stance on 2019. Excerpts. What is your plan for 2019 ...
Senator donates N 1.4m to Islamic school in SokotoSundiataPost (press release) (blog)

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Olubadan chieftaincy review reversible — MONARCH – Vanguard


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Olubadan chieftaincy review reversible — MONARCH
Vanguard
Ibadan—THE Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji has challenged Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State over the Olubadan chieftaincy review saying the controversial issue is reversible. Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State with The Olubadan of ...
Ibadan chieftaincy review reversible – OlubadanPremium Times
Chieftaincy review: Allow courts to decide, Olubadan urges AjimobiThe News
Olubadan: Chieftaincy law review reversibleThe Eagle Online
Naija247news -The Punch -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Olubadan chieftaincy review reversible — MONARCH – Vanguard


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Olubadan chieftaincy review reversible — MONARCH
Vanguard
Ibadan—THE Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji has challenged Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State over the Olubadan chieftaincy review saying the controversial issue is reversible. Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State with The Olubadan of ...

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PDP Convention: Focus more on reclaiming power in 2019 — Dickson – Vanguard


Vanguard

PDP Convention: Focus more on reclaiming power in 2019 — Dickson
Vanguard
GOVERNOR Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has called on the leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to focus more attention on how to recapture political power from the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in the 2019 election. •Gov Seriake ...
PDP's Golden Chance To Become Nigeria's 'Necessary Evil', By 'Fisayo SoyomboPremium Times
PDP should focus on recapturing Presidency —DicksonThe Punch
Daniel: PDP chair a Southwest agendaThe Nation Newspaper
THISDAY Newspapers -Independent Newspapers Limited -Guardian (blog) -Daily Trust
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Traditional ruler, 10 others held for collecting ‘illegal fees, street trading’ – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Traditional ruler, 10 others held for collecting 'illegal fees, street trading'
The Nation Newspaper
A traditional ruler, Chief Amodu Shakiru, popularly called 'Baba-Oja' and 10 others have been arrested for allegedly collecting illegal fees from traders. The Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit (Task force) and ...
Lagos to arrest walkway traders, hawkersGuardian (blog)
Chief, 10 others arrested for street tradingNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Anambra 2018 appropriation described as ‘budget of hope, consolidation’ – Vanguard


The Punch

Anambra 2018 appropriation described as 'budget of hope, consolidation'
Vanguard
The National Coordinator APGA Media Warriors Forum, Evang Chinedu Obigwe, has described the 2018 budget presented by Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State as a budget of hope and consolidation for Ndi Anambra. Obigwe told newsmen, yesterday, that the ...
Anambra election: How Buhari, Jonathan helped Obiano defeat APC, PDP – Ebube MuonsoDaily Post Nigeria
You're not needed in APGA, Obiano tells Ojukwu's sonThe Punch
APC's Poor Performance Will Work Against It In 2019 Election – OkorojiIndependent Newspapers Limited
New Telegraph Newspaper -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -OrientDaily Newspaper
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Anti-corruption war and honesty of purpose Eze Onyekpere – The Punch


THISDAY Newspapers

Anti-corruption war and honesty of purpose Eze Onyekpere
The Punch
Governance is about building public trust and goodwill between the leadership and the people. It is about telling the truth and being clear on the vision and mission of governance so as to enable the people to buy into the vision. Collectively, the ...
FORFEITED ASSETS AND MATTERS ARISINGTHISDAY Newspapers

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CPS: Professors, political appointees to earn full salaries as pension – The Punch


The Punch

CPS: Professors, political appointees to earn full salaries as pension
The Punch
The National Pension Commission has set out modalities for the administration of retirement benefits of professors and public office holders to earn their last salaries as pension under the Contributory Pension Scheme. The details were contained in the ...
Retirees to get increment on monthly pensionThe Nation Newspaper
PenCom: We are working to ensure increased CPS awarenessNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Peninscope seeks policies to support pension, insurance growth – The Punch


Peninscope seeks policies to support pension, insurance growth
The Punch
Peninscope Professional Warranty Limited has said there is a need to give attention to various government policies as they relate to investment of pension and insurance funds. It stated this in a statement on its upcoming public lecture with the theme ...

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Niger Delta youth accuse Sylva, Lokpobiri of plotting to remove NDDC board – TheCable


TheCable

Niger Delta youth accuse Sylva, Lokpobiri of plotting to remove NDDC board
TheCable
Niger Delta youth have accused Heineken Lokpobiri, minister of state for agriculture and Timipre Sylva, former Bayelsa state governor, of plotting to remove the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) board. Agbonkpolor Splendour, president of the ...
NDDC Board: PMB Has Breached No LawGistmaster (blog)
Buhari deserves credit for development projects in Niger Delta – NDDC MDThe Eagle Online
'Tenure controversy mere distraction'The Nation Newspaper
Independent Newspapers Limited -TheNewsGuru -Guardian (blog)
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Anxiety in Armed Force as Buhari set to name new CDS, Service Chiefs – Vanguard


Vanguard

Anxiety in Armed Force as Buhari set to name new CDS, Service Chiefs
Vanguard
ABUJA-THERE is high anxiety in the Nigerian Armed Forces as indications are ripe that President Muhammadu Buhari may effect changes in the nation's military leadership any moment soon. : President Buhari with Minister of Defence Dan Ali Monsur, Chief ...

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Terror Attack Alert: FG assures of Adequate Security Measures in FCT – Vanguard


Vanguard

Terror Attack Alert: FG assures of Adequate Security Measures in FCT
Vanguard
The Federal Government has assured of adequate security measures to thwart any possible terror attack in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and elsewhere around the country, saying there is no cause for alarm despite the latest travel advisories by ...
Buhari opens Novare mall in AbujaGuardian (blog)
No Cause For Alarm Over Terror Attack Alert – FGGistmaster (blog)
FG tasked on development of federal capital territoryNew Telegraph Newspaper

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I provide undisputed evidence that Governor Shettima is the simpleton – Reno – Vanguard


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I provide undisputed evidence that Governor Shettima is the simpleton – Reno
Vanguard
My attention has been drawn to the ad hominem attack on my person by the Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, over my challenge to him to produce his WAEC results so we can compare it with the WAEC results of former President Jonathan to know who ...
I supported your administration in fight against Boko Haram despite your open hatred for me, Shettima tells JonathanTheNewsGuru
CHIBOK GIRLS | Shettima fires at Goodluck Jonathan, Asks Salient QuestionsWetinhappen Magazine (blog)
REVIEW: To hell with restructuring! Shettima's arrogance and 6 reasons why APC is becoming a bag of messRipples Nigeria
ClickLancashire -YNaija
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Resign now, female parliamentarians tell ECOFEPA Chair, Stella Oduah – Vanguard


Vanguard

Resign now, female parliamentarians tell ECOFEPA Chair, Stella Oduah
Vanguard
Members of the Female Parliamentarians Association (ECOFEPA) have called for the immediate resignation of their Chairperson, Senator Stella Oduah, over her continuous absence from the programmes and activities of the association. Stella Oduah. ECOFEPA ...

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Saraki Mourns Late Adesoye – Vanguard


Vanguard

Saraki Mourns Late Adesoye
Vanguard
ABUJA- SENATE President Bukola Saraki yesterday described late Chief Emmanuel Olatunji Adesoye, the Asiwaju of Offa as a worthy son of Kwara State who used his wealth, knowledge and enterprise for the growth and development of the state and Nigeria in ...
Ahmed, Saraki mourn industrialist AdesoyeThe Nation Newspaper
Ahmed condoles Oloffa, family over Adesoye's deathNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
Kwara South Senator, Rafiu Ibrahim mourns late AdesoyeRoyal News (satire) (press release) (blog)

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Numan killings: Deliberate move to eliminate Muslims, Fulani – Magaji – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Numan killings: Deliberate move to eliminate Muslims, Fulani – Magaji
Daily Post Nigeria
The Chairman, Muslim Council, Adamawa State, Alhaji Abubakar Magaji, has given reasons the recent killings in Numan allegedly perpetrated by the Bachama militias were aimed at eliminating the Muslim-Fulani from the state. He maintained that women and ...
Cleric Calls For Peace As Four Policemen Die In Adamawa Herdsmen AttackCHANNELS TELEVISION
Sultan's misguided comments on Adamawa clashes increasing tension — Catholic BishopThe Punch
Police death toll in Adamawa Fulani militia attack rises to sevenTVC News

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