Daily Archives: December 12, 2017

Justice Nganjiwa : A/Court judgment gets more knocks – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Justice Nganjiwa : A/Court judgment gets more knocks
Daily Trust
A non- profit making organisation- Access to Justice ( A2J) has picked holes in the decision of the Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal that says that anti-corruption agencies cannot arrest or prosecute any Judge for any offences committed in the ...
Appeal Court Ruling On Nganjiwa Dangerous Precedent – EFCCLeadership Newspapers
EFCC urges court to dismiss Tarfa's no-case submissionThe Nation Newspaper
Court of Appeal ruling dangerous, ridiculous, EFCC says; vows to appealPremium Times
Vanguard -CHANNELS TELEVISION -AllAfrica.com -New Telegraph Newspaper
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Simeon Nwaka: IGP Idris and the SARS show of shame – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Simeon Nwaka: IGP Idris and the SARS show of shame
Daily Post Nigeria
According to the 2016 World Internal Security and Police Index (WISPI), the Nigeria Police under the leadership of Ibrahim Idris is the worst in the world. This classification of the Nigeria Police did not come to Nigerians as a surprise. As Nigerians ...
Anti, pro-SARS rallies rock NigeriaVanguard
SARS Is A Legacy Of Military Dictatorship – FalanaCHANNELS TELEVISION
#EndSARS Is Inadequate: The Entire Nigeria Police Force Is Rotten360Nobs.com
National Accord -TheCable -Naija247news -Guardian (blog)
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UNICEF spends N200m to tackle HIV in Kaduna – The Nation Newspaper


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UNICEF spends N200m to tackle HIV in Kaduna
The Nation Newspaper
The officer in-charge of UNICEF Field Office, Kaduna, Dr Idris Baba on Tuesday said the organisation has scaled up support to tackle high HIV prevalence among adolescents in seven local government areas of Kaduna State. Baba, who made the disclosure in ...
NOA Calls For Media Support in Tackling Systemic Neglect of Young PeopleNTA News

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Nigerian youths not ready to embrace change, copying wrong leadership model — Amaechi – Vanguard


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Nigerian youths not ready to embrace change, copying wrong leadership model — Amaechi
Vanguard
The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has said that Nigerian youths are copying the wrong model of leadership, an act he said may jeopardise their future. Amaechi made the assertion in an interview with newsmen on the sidelines of the ...
Quest for change made me team up with Buhari – AmaechiThe Nation Newspaper
Amaechi reveals what God told him concerning RiversDaily Post Nigeria
Amaechi urges Rivers youths to shun violenceGistmaster (blog)
Ripples Nigeria -PoliticsNGR Newspaper
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‘N5.3m tax designed to silence me’ — Aregbesola’s critic cries out – TheCable


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'N5.3m tax designed to silence me' — Aregbesola's critic cries out
TheCable
Kanmi Ajibola, a human rights lawyer based in Osun state, has accused the state government of imposing an outrageous tax on him because of his stance against the current administration. Ajibola, who is currently the chairman of the Nigeria Bar ...
Osun distributes 12500 delivery kits to expectant mothersVanguard
Governor Aregbesola charges Nigerian parents to practice family planningTVC News
Aregbesola and rural roadsThe Nation Newspaper
The Punch -Independent Newspapers Limited -New Telegraph Newspaper -Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
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‘PDP Convention: Loud promotion of corruption’ – Vanguard


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'PDP Convention: Loud promotion of corruption'
Vanguard
The elective Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that took place at the Eagle Square in Abuja on Saturday, December 9, was a charade and an anti-climax. From the right, Former Chief of Staff to the President, Chief Mike Oghiadomen; Former ...
2019 election: What Secondus' emergence will do for Nigeria – IhediohaDaily Post Nigeria
Election: APC makes U-turn, congratulates PDPPremium Times
PDP Won't Be Distracted By APC's Propaganda – SecondusLeadership Newspapers
CHANNELS TELEVISION -360Nobs.com -TheCable -SaharaReporters.com
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N270m Worth Of Cocaine Recovered In Bible – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

N270m Worth Of Cocaine Recovered In Bible
Information Nigeria
While parading some criminals at the Lagos State Police Command on Monday, the Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, made revelations on the harvest of arrests made in the state especially Badoo members. You May Like. Stansberry Research · Guess Who's ...
Killers of Ikorodu pastor, woman, child arrestedVanguard
Four Badoo members arrested over death of RCCG pastorDaily Post Nigeria
Badoo: Four arrested for allegedly killing woman, son, pastorThe Punch
THISDAY Newspapers -TVC News -Guardian (blog)
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Humiliated again!

Japan signing treaty of surrender of Singapore

Back in 2013, I had complained about the targeted discriminatory practices of the Singaporean Authorities to Nigerians arriving Changi Airport. I had written a piece, titled – Blaming Singapore Immigration. I also wrote to the Nigerian Embassy in Canbera and Singapore to complain. The then Ambassador Olukoni, a gentleman per excellence was humble enough to give me a call and promised to take it up with the Singaporean authorities. Whether he did, I can’t tell but I received a response to my complaint from the Singaporean authority. It was a very bland response saying Singapore does randomly subject visitors to further inspection and my experience was exactly this, random! I knew it was a lie but how was I to prove it? Read More...

‘People still betraying troops to Boko Haram’ – Vanguard


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'People still betraying troops to Boko Haram'
Vanguard
MAIDUGURI—The new Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj-Gen Rogers Nicholas, has said there was still lot to be done to completely defeat Boko Haram insurgents in the North-East, as people still provide information on locations of troops in ...
Army kills 70 Boko Haram terrorists in four monthsTV360
How we eliminated five Boko Haram commanders – GeneralPremium Times
Army gets new Theater Commander, says Boko Haram has been defeatedDaily Post Nigeria
Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog) -The Nation Newspaper -The Eagle Online -TVC News
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Military alleges campaign of calumny – Vanguard


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Military alleges campaign of calumny
Vanguard
Maiduguri—The Defence Ministry has cautioned the public not to align with those sponsoring a campaign of calumny against the leadership of the Nigerian Army in its fight against Boko Haram. Spokesman of the Defence Minister, Col. Tukur Gusau, said the ...
Borno : Six Nigerian soldiers killed in Boko Haram ambushesPulse Nigeria
Insurgency: Buhari, Ajimobi charge armyP.M. News
Buhari decorates 10 new Army pilotsDaily Trust
SaharaReporters.com -News24 -Guardian (blog) -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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Imo House of Assembly crisis deepens – Vanguard


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Imo House of Assembly crisis deepens
Vanguard
OWERRI—The palpable crisis rocking Imo State House of Assembly, IMHA, deepened weekend, following the claim by a lawmaker, Mr. Henry Igbomezie that the House has unanimously adopted Governor Rochas Okorocha's son in-law, Chief Uche Nwosu, for the ...
Prospects for happiness in Imo StateDaily Trust
Nigeria: Create Department for 'Happiness and Purpose Fulfilment', Okorocha Advises Air ForceAllAfrica.com
Assembly denies endorsing Okorocha's son-in-law for governorGuardian (blog)
SundiataPost (press release) (blog) -Independent Newspapers Limited
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Anambra poll: Obiano humiliated us — YUL Edochie – Vanguard


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Anambra poll: Obiano humiliated us — YUL Edochie
Vanguard
Awka— NOLLYWOOD star and governorship candidate of Democratic Peoples' Congress, DPC, in the November 18 poll in Anambra State, Mr. Yul Edochie, has described the outcome of the election in which the incumbent governor, Chief Willie Obiano dusted ...

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2017 Budget: FG Releases Another N750bn Capital Vote This Week – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

2017 Budget: FG Releases Another N750bn Capital Vote This Week
Leadership Newspapers
The federal government will this week release another N750 billion capital vote from the 2017 budget to ministries, department and agencies (MDAs) for execution of capital projects in the country. Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, who disclosed ...
Capital project funding for 2017 budget rises to 50 per centPremium Times
Nigeria: FG releases N1.2trn for 2017 capital expenditureWorldStage
N750bn Released For Capital Projects By FGInformation Nigeria
Daily Trust -AllAfrica.com -Independent Newspapers Limited -The Nation Newspaper
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Deportation of staff: Intels drags Immigration boss to court – Vanguard


Vanguard

Deportation of staff: Intels drags Immigration boss to court
Vanguard
ABUJA— INTELS Nigeria Limited has dragged the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, Mr. Muhammed Babandede, before the Federal High Court in Abuja over plan to deport its 102 expatriate staff. In the suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/1180/2017 ...
Intels seeks court order stopping deportation of 102 expatriate staffGuardian (blog)
Intels seeks to stop revocation of employees' work permitsThe Punch

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FG to commission 8 new power plants – Fashola – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

FG to commission 8 new power plants - Fashola
Daily Trust
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has said about 1,129 megawatts (mw) of electricity will be added to the national grid when eight power plants are commissioned in 2018. Fashola, who stated this at the 22nd power sector ...
Power: FG, OPS, others in talk to evacuate stranded 2000MWVanguard
2000MW wasting away, says ministerThe Nation Newspaper
Fashola: Additional 1129MW to be Added to Grid in 2018THISDAY Newspapers
New Telegraph Newspaper
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BPP to bar contractors not captured on database – The Punch


Daily Trust

BPP to bar contractors not captured on database
The Punch
The Bureau of Public Procurement has said that it will soon exclude contractors not captured in its database from the patronage of the Federal Government and its agencies. The Director-General of the BPP, Mr. Mamman Ahmadu, who said this in an ...
Anti-corruption war: BPP captures 50000 contractorsVanguard
Most corrupt practices take place during public procurement – BPPDaily Trust

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Balarabe Musa: APC Has Nothing to Offer Nigerians – THISDAY Newspapers


THISDAY Newspapers

Balarabe Musa: APC Has Nothing to Offer Nigerians
THISDAY Newspapers
Former Governor of the old Kaduna State and leader of the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) yesterday said the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has nothing to offer Nigerians. Musa who spoke during the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the PRP ...
APC has only hardship to offer — Balarabe MusaVanguard
Balarabe Musa tackles Buhari, APC over economy, othersGuardian (blog)

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Pen Cinema Flyover: Lagos removes structures hindering construction – The Punch


The Punch

Pen Cinema Flyover: Lagos removes structures hindering construction
The Punch
The Lagos State Government says it has begun the demolition of structures on the right of way to pave the way for the ongoing construction of the Pen Cinema flyover in the Agege Local Government Area of the state. The state Commissioner for Physical ...
Pen Cinema houses being demolished after due consultation – LagosThe Eagle Online
Houses, pharmacy go for Pen Cinema BridgeThe Nation Newspaper

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Obaseki did not ask Italian authorities to deport Edo – Edo Community in Italy – Vanguard


Vanguard

Obaseki did not ask Italian authorities to deport Edo – Edo Community in Italy
Vanguard
Chairman, Edo Cultural Association in Italy, Mr. Monday Uwagboe, has debunked rumours making the rounds that the Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki requested the Italian Government to deport all Nigerians of Edo extraction, resident in the country ...
Edo governor appoints 19 women as aidesPremium Times
Paris club refund: Obaseki, pensioners disagree over payment of arrearsThe Punch
You Can't Intimidate Me, Governor Obaseki Tells Edo PensionersThe Streetjournal
The Nation Newspaper -Independent Newspapers Limited -The Eagle Online -Guardian (blog)
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Naira depreciates to N360.5 in I&E – Gistmaster (blog)


Gistmaster (blog)

Naira depreciates to N360.5 in I&E
Gistmaster (blog)
The naira, Monday, depreciated by nine kobo to N360.5 per dollar in the Investor and Exporter (I&E) window. Data from the Financial Market Dealers Quote (FMDQ) showed that indicative exchange rate for the I & E window, known as Nigerian Autonomous ...

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Sanusi, Lamido Adamawa, Osinbajo in closed door meeting – Vanguard


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Sanusi, Lamido Adamawa, Osinbajo in closed door meeting
Vanguard
ABUJA – VICE President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo Monday evening held closed-door meeting with the Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi and the Lamido Adamawa, Aliyu Musdafa, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. From Left: Alhaji Ahmed Joda; Lamido of Adamawa ...
Presidency begins national consultation on farmers-herders conflictsPremium Times
Farmers, herdsmen' clashes: Osinbajo meets Sanusi, other Fulani leadersThe Punch
Osinbajo, Sanusi, other northern leaders meet inside Aso RockTheNewsGuru

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Olubadan-in-Council threatens Olubadan with dethronement threat, 21-day ultimatum – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Olubadan-in-Council threatens Olubadan with dethronement threat, 21-day ultimatum
Daily Post Nigeria
The crisis between Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji and members of Olubadan-In-Council took another dimension on Monday as the High Chiefs have issued a 21-day ultimatum to the Olubadan to retrace his steps or be remove from the office ...
New kings serve deposition notice on OlubadanVanguard
New Ibadan kings threaten to dethrone OlubadanPremium Times
Olubadan gets 21-day deadlineThe Nation Newspaper
P.M. News -Guardian (blog) -The Eagle Online -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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New ‘obas’ threaten to dethrone Olubadan in 21 days – The News


The News

New 'obas' threaten to dethrone Olubadan in 21 days
The News
The rift between Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji and his chiefs made obas against his will has reached a climax as the latter on Monday issued a notice of dethronement to the former who has been accused of acts unbecoming of his office as ...

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To win 2019, we must go back to God in prayers, thanksgiving – Amaechi – Vanguard


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To win 2019, we must go back to God in prayers, thanksgiving – Amaechi
Vanguard
Nigeria's Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has urged everyone in his political circle to rededicate themselves and restore their commitment to God ahead of the 2019 general elections, saying that is the only ticket to ...

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Rivers APC, PDP disagree over #EndSARS campaign – Gistmaster (blog)


Rivers APC, PDP disagree over #EndSARS campaign
Gistmaster (blog)
PORT HARCOURT – The All Progressives Congress, APC, and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Rivers State have again been thrown into disagreement in the ongoing call for the removal of Special Anti-Robbery Squad, simply tagged 'End SARS' campaign ...

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Pro-SARS rally paralyses Abuja – Vanguard


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Pro-SARS rally paralyses Abuja
Vanguard
ABUJA-HUNDREDS of Nigerians drawn from different parts of the country, Monday, held a rally in support of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, of the Nigeria Police Force. Grassroot Developement Initiative Members led by Rivers State PDP Spokeperson ...
CSOs slam police 21-day ultimatum over SARSDaily Post Nigeria
Pro, anti-SARS' protests rock Rivers, Kwara, FCT, OgunThe Punch
SARS protests rock citiesThe Nation Newspaper
The News -360Nobs.com -HuffPost -BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
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