Daily Archives: December 8, 2017

Nigerian Security Forces R*pe Female Boko Haram Victims – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

Nigerian Security Forces R*pe Female Boko Haram Victims
Information Nigeria
International media platform, New York Times has accused security operatives of compounding the woes of female victims of the Boko Haram sect. The camp was supposed to be a refuge. Falmata's life had been stolen by war ever since the sixth grade, when ...
Teenage Boko Haram Victims share their stories of being Raped by Soldiers in IDP CampsBellaNaija
How 14-year-old who fled Boko Haram was 'serially raped by soldiers'TheCable
Nigerian Soldiers 'Serially Rape' 14-Year-Old Boko Haram Victim In BornoThe Whistler
Olisa Blogazine -Vibe
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LASG tasks teachers on efficiency, quality education – Vanguard


LASG tasks teachers on efficiency, quality education
Vanguard
The Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr Idiat Adebule, has urged teachers in the state to improve on their teaching skills so that they could impact quality knowledge on their pupils. Adebule said through that, it would enhance efficiency and quality ...

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2019: Enugu APC volunteers to print Buhari’s campaign posters – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

2019: Enugu APC volunteers to print Buhari's campaign posters
Daily Post Nigeria
The Enugu State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday announced its decision to take up the cost of printing President Muhammadu Buhari's campaign posters for the 2019 election. DAILY POST reports that Buhari on Thursday in Kano ...
Buhari commissions two projects in Kano, visits DauraPremium Times
Between Buhari And Atiku's Presidency: Neither Is Needed360Nobs.com
After Kano Tour, Buhari Travels To Hometown By RoadCHANNELS TELEVISION
BellaNaija -SaharaReporters.com -Peace FM Online -Information Nigeria
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Why people say I’m stingy – Peter Obi – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Why people say I'm stingy – Peter Obi
Daily Post Nigeria
A former Governor of Anambra state, Peter Obi has given reasons people ignorantly believed and say he is stingy. The former Governor said people think he is stingy just because he does not waste public funds. Obi who was not disturbed by this, added ...
They say I am stingy but It all depends on what – Peter ObiVanguard

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We are working to secure release of kidnapped PDP Chairman, Sango – Governor Lalong – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

We are working to secure release of kidnapped PDP Chairman, Sango – Governor Lalong
Daily Post Nigeria
Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau, has condemned the kidnap of former Minister of Sports and Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state, Damishi Sango, describing it as an act of inhumanity. DAILY POST reports that the ex-minister was ...
Plateau, Kaduna govts working to secure Sango's release – Gov. LalongPremium Times
Nigeria: Gunmen Kidnap Plateau PDP Chairman, Sango, Demand N100 Million RansomAllAfrica.com
Abductors of Plateau PDP Chair want N100mVanguard
The Punch -Daily Trust -The Nation Newspaper -GkMen
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Gwarzo awarded contracts to his companies, family members – Adesoun – P.M. News


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Gwarzo awarded contracts to his companies, family members – Adesoun
P.M. News
Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun says she cannot be blackmailed over her suspension of the Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mr. Mounir Gwarzo due to alleged fraud, saying that the suspended SEC boss awarded contracts ...
How suspended SEC boss, Gwarzo, tried to blackmail me — AdeosunPremium Times
Nigeria: Oando Shareholders, Others Push for Reinstatement of SEC's Director-GeneralAllAfrica.com
UPDATE 1-Nigerian finance minister says gave no order to halt Oando inquiryReuters Africa
Proshare Nigeria Limited (press release)
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Human trafficking: Obaseki, religious leaders move against illicit trade cartel – Vanguard


Vanguard

Human trafficking: Obaseki, religious leaders move against illicit trade cartel
Vanguard
RELIGIOUS leaders in Edo State in conjunction with the state government and non governmental organizations, yesterday, brainstormed on how to end the scourge of human trafficking in the state. The meeting was attended by Governor Godwin Obaseki ...
Ijaw freedom fighters demand apology from Edo Govt, Oba of BeninP.M. News
Obaseki Seeks Christian Leaders' Support To Tackle Human TraffickingCHANNELS TELEVISION
Street sweepers protest over 8 months unpaid salaryInformation Nigeria
The Nation Newspaper -THISDAY Newspapers
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Return of slavery in 21st century regrettable, says Obasanjo – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Return of slavery in 21st century regrettable, says Obasanjo
The Nation Newspaper
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has lamented the resurgence of slavery and slave trade in the 21st century Africa, saying it is “dehumanising and un-dignifying”. Obasanjo said the atrocious act should be “strongly condemned” and no “excuse” should ...
Obasanjo condemns slavery resurgence in LibyaVanguard
Obasanjo condemns resurgence of slavery in AfricaWorldStage
Slavery resurgence condemnable, dehumanizing — ObasanjoDaily Trust
New Telegraph Newspaper
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Police: Warning of Boko Haram plot to bomb Abuja, others real – The News


The News

Police: Warning of Boko Haram plot to bomb Abuja, others real
The News
Nigeria Police said the warning by the United States and the United Kingdom in a travel advisory to their citizens of possible attacks on soft targets by Boko Haram in FCT, Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Jigawa and Yobe states is real. “The threat to ...
Threat to attack FCT is real, says police commissionerTheCable
Boko Haram Threat to Bomb Abuja, Other Cities Real, Warn PoliceTHISDAY Newspapers
Yuletide: Threat to attack Abuja real - PoliceDaily Trust
Gistmaster (blog) -OrientDaily Newspaper -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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PHOTOS: Gov Yahaya Bello Of Kogi Opens His New Mansion Even As Workers Salaries Are Not Paid |TheCable – SaharaReporters.com


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PHOTOS: Gov Yahaya Bello Of Kogi Opens His New Mansion Even As Workers Salaries Are Not Paid |TheCable
SaharaReporters.com
Yahaya Bello, governor of Kogi state, has completed his state-of-the-art country home on Mahmoud Atta street, GRA Okene. Dignitaries including Abdul Rahman Ado Ibrahim, Ohinoyi of Ebira land, joined the governor during the house-warming ceremony. An ...
Integrate herdsmen, Kogi govt charges LG bosses, monarchsVanguard
Outrage As Gov Yahaya Bello Unveils His New Mansion Amid Complaints By Kogi Workers360Nobs.com
[Photos] Despite owing salaries, Gov Yahaya Bello of Kogi unveils palatial mansionTheNewsGuru
BuzzNigeria.com
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Welder accused of iron rod theft jumps out of court window, dies – Vanguard


The Punch

Welder accused of iron rod theft jumps out of court window, dies
Vanguard
A 41-year-old welder, Wasiu Alowonle, who was standing trial for allegedly stealing an iron rod worth N40,000, jumped out of a courtroom window and died immediately. The deceased was arraigned by the Police before Magistrate O. I. Raji of the Ogba ...
Welder charged with stealing commits suicideInformation Nigeria
Welder Jumps to Death from 3-Storey Court Building in LagosThe Streetjournal
Nigeria: Suspected Thief Commits Suicide in Court PremisesAllAfrica.com
Ripples Nigeria -P.M. News -THISDAY Newspapers -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Unite Remoland, Osinbajo charges new Akarigbo – Vanguard


The Nation Newspaper

Unite Remoland, Osinbajo charges new Akarigbo
Vanguard
ABEOKUTA—THE Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has urged the new Akarigbo, Oba Babatunde Adewale Ajayi to use his stool to unite and galvanize his subjects for the development of Remo land. Osinbajo. Osinbajo said this yesterday in Sagamu, Ogun ...
Osinbajo, Amosun storm coronation of new Remo traditional rulerPremium Times
Osinbajo, Amosun urge Akarigbo to mobilise subjects for devtThe Punch
Osinbajo charges new Akarigbo of Sagamu to ensure development of RemoTVC News
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Suspected thief commits suicide in court premises – Guardian (blog)


Guardian (blog)

Suspected thief commits suicide in court premises
Guardian (blog)
A suspect, one Wasiu Alowonle, on Wednesday, committed suicide by jumping from a three-storey building at the premises of the Ogba Magistrate's Court in Lagos. The suspect was brought in from the prisons by warders, where he was remanded, to continue ...

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Ekiti NECO Performance: Real Or Stolen Credit? – Independent Newspapers Limited


Ekiti NECO Performance: Real Or Stolen Credit?
Independent Newspapers Limited
To governor of the state, Ayo Fayose ,the rating is not only genuine but real, oblivious of the opposition stance that it was a 'stolen credit'. The state recorded an improved performance from the 2016 rating with of about 85-percent this year. Unlike ...
Fayose approves N200m as car loan for workersThe Eagle Online
Fayemi's probe: Fayose acted under the law – CourtBlueprint newspapers Limited (blog)

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2019 Presidency: Angry Atiku shuns press, others after talks with IBB – Vanguard


Vanguard

2019 Presidency: Angry Atiku shuns press, others after talks with IBB
Vanguard
Journalists and supporters of former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar were, yesterday, shocked after the former vice-president came out from a meeting with former President Ibrahim Babangida with a long face reflective of a red card shown to his 2019 ...
Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Friday morningDaily Post Nigeria
2019 Presidency: Babangida dribbles Atiku, disappoints himP.M. News
PDP convention: Jittery Atiku runs to IBBThe Nation Newspaper
Daily Trust -SaharaReporters.com -Amoré (press release) (blog) -News Agency of Nigeria (press release)
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2019 Presidency: Angry Atiku shuns press, others after talks with IBB – Vanguard


Vanguard

2019 Presidency: Angry Atiku shuns press, others after talks with IBB
Vanguard
Journalists and supporters of former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar were, yesterday, shocked after the former vice-president came out from a meeting with former President Ibrahim Babangida with a long face reflective of a red card shown to his 2019 ...
Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Friday morningDaily Post Nigeria
Atiku visits IBB in MinnaThe Nation Newspaper
Atiku gets red cardNews Agency of Nigeria (press release)
New Telegraph Newspaper -Ripples Nigeria -SaharaReporters.com -Daily Trust
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Reps probe $195 waterways contract to Israeli firm – Daily Trust


Independent Newspapers Limited

Reps probe $195 waterways contract to Israeli firm
Daily Trust
The House of Representatives Public Petitions Committee will quiz the Ministers of Transport Rotimi Amaechi and Defence Mansur Dan-Ali over a concession contract for Nigerian waterways reportedly to an Israeli company. The committee, chaired by Uzoma ...
Reps halt $195 million waterways concession, begin investigationGuardian (blog)
Waterways Concessioning: Reps Want Stay Of Action By All Parties Pending ProbeIndependent Newspapers Limited

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JAMB restarts UTME registration – Daily Trust


The Nation Newspaper

JAMB restarts UTME registration
Daily Trust
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) yesterday said the 2018 Unified Tertiary Examination (UTME) registration exercise earlier suspended, has resumed. The board's spokesman Dr Fabian Benjamin said the “Board has commenced the 2018 ...
JAMB begins 2018 candidates' registration in 700 centresPremium Times
JAMB begins 2018 UTME registration in 700 centresThe Punch
JAMB begins registration for UTME 2018The Nation Newspaper
360Nobs.com
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VAIDS nets N17b in six months, says FIRS – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

VAIDS nets N17b in six months, says FIRS
The Nation Newspaper
About N17 billion has been recovered in taxes from those who have voluntarily declared their tax liabilities, it was learnt yesterday. The tonic is the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS), the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS ...
Tax returns: FIRS seals 3000 properties in Abuja — FowlerPremium Times
VAIDS: FG to seize 2000 properties in AbujaVanguard
FG rakes in N17bn from tax evaders in 6 months, says FIRSThe News
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -Fellow Press (press release) -TODAY.NG
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Edo street sweepers protest 8-month salary arrears – The News


The News

Edo street sweepers protest 8-month salary arrears
The News
Sweepers employed by the Edo State Management Board to sweep major streets in Benin, Thursday staged another protest to demand for the non-payment of eight months salary. The protesters marched through the busy Kings Square to Edo State Government ...
Edo street sweepers protest unpaid eight-month salary arrearsThe Punch
Edo street sweepers protest non-payment of salariesNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Murder of Ex-PDP Chairman’s son: Court rejects bail request by wife, Maryam – Vanguard


The Punch

Murder of Ex-PDP Chairman's son: Court rejects bail request by wife, Maryam
Vanguard
ABUJA—An Abuja High Court sitting at Jabi yesterday, directed that Maryam Sanda, wife of the murdered son of erstwhile Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Bilyamin Bello, should remain in prison custody till December 14. Trial Justice Yusuf ...
Maryam Sanda's mother, brother charged with Bilyamin's murderDaily Trust
Absence of co-defendants stall fresh arraignment of Maryam SandaPremium Times
'Husband-killer' Maryam Sanda denied bailThe Nation Newspaper
Daily Post Nigeria -Information Nigeria -SaharaReporters.com -The Streetjournal
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Militant Ambode’s template that Buhari can use – The Punch


The Punch

Militant Ambode's template that Buhari can use
The Punch
The Federal Government mentions 7,000MW as the electricity it generates at this time. President Muhammadu Buhari mentioned the same figure when he made the Independence Day broadcast in October. I recall having this unsatisfied feeling not because of ...
Copa Lagos 2017: Gunners Naija seek support for ArsenalThe Nation Newspaper
Ambode assures residents, investors on revised IGRNew Telegraph Newspaper
Yuletide Season: Ambode Approves Sale Of LAKE Rice In Lagos360Nobs.com
Independent Newspapers Limited -Premium Times -Vanguard -The Eagle Online
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Foreign rice in Nigeria smuggled, some poisonous – FG – The Punch


The Punch

Foreign rice in Nigeria smuggled, some poisonous – FG
The Punch
The Federal Government on Thursday declared that all foreign brands of rice in the country at the moment were smuggled, adding that some of them were poisonous. According to the government, recent tests conducted by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture ...
FG: One million tonnes of rice waiting to be smuggled into NigeriaThe News
Nigeria's agric: When foreigners dominateNew Telegraph Newspaper
FG Raises Alarm Over One Million Tonnes Of Rice Waiting To Be Smuggled Into NigeriaIndependent Newspapers Limited
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Invite Buhari for projets commissioning, PDP youth leader challenges Bello – Vanguard


Vanguard

Invite Buhari for projets commissioning, PDP youth leader challenges Bello
Vanguard
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Youth Leader, Austin Okai has challenged the Kogi State Governor, Mr Yahaya Bello not to promote President Muhammadu Buhari's administration alone, but he should invite him for projects commissioning as it is done in ...
PHOTOS: Gov Yahaya Bello opens his new mansion (no, don't talk about unpaid salaries)TheCable
Bello evolves strategies to curb farmers/fulani herdsmen clashNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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Nigerian Military Retires 403 Staff Dec. 15 – The Whistler


The Whistler

Nigerian Military Retires 403 Staff Dec. 15
The Whistler
The Nigerian military will retire no less than 403 military personnel from the armed forces on December 15, Air Vice Marshal Austine Jekenu has revealed. AVM Jekenu, who is the Commandant, Nigerian Armed Forces Resettlement Centre (NAFRC), on Thursday ...
403 soldiers to retire next week – OfficialPremium Times
Group Carpets Senate Over Resolution On Dismissed 'Political' GeneralsNews Ghana

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Businessman Arrested For Laundering $1.9m Ordered To Forfeit $700000 To Nigerian Government – SaharaReporters.com


SaharaReporters.com

Businessman Arrested For Laundering $1.9m Ordered To Forfeit $700000 To Nigerian Government
SaharaReporters.com
According to Rotimi Oyedepo, prosecutor for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commissioner (EFCC), Mr. Onyeka was arrested with $1,909,140 in his possession on February 23, 2014 at Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos by officers of the ...
Businessman forfeits $700000 to Nigerian govtPremium Times
Congo-based businessman forfeits $700000 to FGThe Punch

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Court Orders Temporary Forfeiture Of N28,500,00 Properties Traced To Lagos State Public Works Accountant – SaharaReporters.com


SaharaReporters.com

Court Orders Temporary Forfeiture Of N28,500,00 Properties Traced To Lagos State Public Works Accountant
SaharaReporters.com
A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered temporary forfeiture of N28,500,000 and several houses allegedly belonging to a Director of Accounts under the Lagos State Ministry of Public Works Corporation, Anifowoshe Mohammed Jamiu Alade, to the ...
Director accused of corruption forfeits N329 million, 24 houses to Nigerian govtPremium Times
Court Orders Forfeiture Of Properties Linked To Lagos Govt OfficialCHANNELS TELEVISION
Court Orders Temporary Forfeiture of N329.4m Found in Accounts of Director Lagos Ministry of Public WorksThe Streetjournal
The Nation Newspaper -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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