Monthly Archives: January 2018

Fani-Kayode ill, counsel tells court – Vanguard


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Fani-Kayode ill, counsel tells court
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Lagos – Mr Norrison Quakers (SAN), counsel to former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, on Wednesday told a Federal High Court in Lagos that his client was ill and unable to be in court for the day's proceedings. Fani-Kayode. Fani-Kayode, who was ...
Court Adjourns Fani-Kayode's N4.9bn Fraud Trial Over Claims That He Was "Hospitalized"SaharaReporters.com
Fani-Kayode battling heart ailment, trail stalledDaily Post Nigeria
Fani-Kayode has heart-related ailment, lawyer tells courtThe Punch
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Benue Killings: Buhari writes NASS as Saraki summons IGP, Idris – Vanguard


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Benue Killings: Buhari writes NASS as Saraki summons IGP, Idris
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President Muhammadu Buhari has written a letter to the National Assembly stating that it was incorrect to to say that he had not done anything about the Benue killings. Also the Senate President Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has directed the Senate ...
Buhari writes senate: It's untrue to say I haven't done anything about BenueTheCable
Buhari writes Senate, lists efforts to end killingsThe Punch
Senate summons IGP for not stopping Benue killingsThe Eagle Online
CHANNELS TELEVISION -TODAY.NG -Ripples Nigeria -Nigeria Today
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BREAKING: Obasanjo’s Coalition for Nigeria launched in Abuja – Daily Post Nigeria


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BREAKING: Obasanjo's Coalition for Nigeria launched in Abuja
Daily Post Nigeria
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo's proposed political movement, Coalition for Nigeria, CN, has been launched in Abuja. The launch held at the Yar'Adua Centre, Abuja. Former Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Governors, Olagunsoye Oyinlola and Donald Duke ...
BREAKING: Obasanjo-proposed Coalition for Nigeria launches in AbujaPremium Times
Obasanjo's Coalition group launchedVanguard
BREAKING: After Obasanjo's Statement, New Coalition Movement Launches In AbujaCHANNELS TELEVISION
TheCable -BellaNaija -Nigeria News -Olisa Blogazine
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Tears as 3 years old baby, others perish in Lagos-Ibadan auto crash – Vanguard


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Tears as 3 years old baby, others perish in Lagos-Ibadan auto crash
Vanguard
Tragedy struck in the early hours today, when a truck and a commercial motorcyclist, popular called “Okoda” rider had a collision on Kara Bridge, along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, Lagos Ibadan boundary, leaving about four persons dead, including a three ...
Baby killed, others injured in fatal accidentDaily Post Nigeria
[Updated] Four die in Kara Bridge accidentThe Punch
BREAKING: Baby Dead, Several Others Injured In Trailer, Motorbike AccidentCHANNELS TELEVISION
BellaNaija -TODAY.NG -Olisa Blogazine
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FG Bans Open Drug Market In 2019 – Leadership Newspapers (press release)


Leadership Newspapers (press release)

FG Bans Open Drug Market In 2019
Leadership Newspapers (press release)
The Federal Government says it will shut down all open drug markets this year to curb unwholesome drug distribution system. The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, disclosed this in a statement issued after a ground breaking ceremony of the ...

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Boko Haram: Nigerian Army construct roads in Sambisa forest [PHOTOS] – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Boko Haram: Nigerian Army construct roads in Sambisa forest [PHOTOS]
Daily Post Nigeria
The Nigerian Army says it has commenced road construction into the heartland of Sambisa forest. The forest is being used as a hideout by Boko Haram terrorists. Sani Kukasheka, Director of Army Public Relations, in a statement on Wednesday, explained ...
Nigerian Army embarks on road project in Sambisa forestVanguard
Army constructs road into heartland of Sambisa forestTheCable
SPECIAL REPORT: Nigerians returnees from Libya recount experienceNational Accord
The Eagle Online -Naija News -Nigeria News
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2019: Time has come to electronically collate, transmit election results – INEC – Vanguard


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2019: Time has come to electronically collate, transmit election results – INEC
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Abuja – The Independent National Commission (INEC) has solicited the collaboration of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and telecommunications operators for deployment of electronic devices in the conduct of 2019 general elections. INEC National ...
2019: INEC reveals how it will announce resultsDaily Post Nigeria
2019: INEC seeks NCC's help to electronically transmit, collate resultsPremium Times
Nigeria: Jega Wants Credible Volunteers for Election DutiesAllAfrica.com
Pulse Nigeria -P.M. News -Guardian (blog) -Naija News
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$195m contract: Reps give Amaechi 72 hours to produce documents – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

$195m contract: Reps give Amaechi 72 hours to produce documents
Daily Post Nigeria
The House of Representatives on Tuesday directed the Minister of Transportation, Chief Rotimi Amaechi, and other stakeholders to produce the documents on the $195million waterways security contract awarded to an Israeli security firm, (HLSI Security ...
Reps C'ttee orders Amaechi to submit $195m waterways contract paper within 72hrsVanguard
. . .Give Amaechi 72Hrs To Produce N195m Waterways Contract DocumentsLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Reps give Amaechi ultimatum on $195m waterways contractDaily Trust
The Eagle Online -THISDAY Newspapers -Ripples Nigeria -New Telegraph Newspaper
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64 villagers drag Buhari, others to court over military invasion – Vanguard


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64 villagers drag Buhari, others to court over military invasion
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Minna—Sixty-four villagers in Niger State have dragged President Muhammadu Buhari and seven others to court over invasion of their villages in 2016 during which no fewer than 13 persons were killed, with several others injured and property worth ...
Military attacks: Niger villagers demand N1.19bn compensationNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Nigerian Army arrest wanted Benue militia, Terwase’s herbalist – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Nigerian Army arrest wanted Benue militia, Terwase's herbalist
Daily Post Nigeria
The Nigerian Army has arrested a native doctor, Tordue Gber (Tiv Swem), who allegedly acted as spiritual counselor to the wanted armed criminal militia, Akwazar Terwase (alias Gana), in Benue. A statement by Brig.-Gen Sani Usman, the Director of Army ...
Army uncovers militias' base in Benue, arrests native doctorThe Punch
Troops kill chief priest of wanted Benue militia warlord, arms, ammunition recoveredThe Eagle Online

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Benue killings: Nigerians not till FG arrests, prosecutes perpetrators — Aregbesola – Vanguard


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Benue killings: Nigerians not till FG arrests, prosecutes perpetrators — Aregbesola
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Ibadan — IN what appears to be a lone voice among his counterparts from the South West, the Osun State governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has condemned in strong terms the recent killings of innocent people in Benue State by Fulani herdsmen saying the ...
How Buhari helped Fulani herdsmen 'graduate' from killing farmers to NNPC staff – OmokriDaily Post Nigeria
Herdsmen, Farmers Crisis: Presidency, National Assembly hold security summitPremium Times
Herdsmen / farmers clashes: Problems and solutionsGuardian (blog)
Independent Newspapers Limited
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SEC Panel Recommends Gwarzo’s Sack – Leadership Newspapers (press release)


Leadership Newspapers (press release)

SEC Panel Recommends Gwarzo's Sack
Leadership Newspapers (press release)
The administrative panel of inquiry into the litany of allegations of financial impropriety against the suspended former director general of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mr. Mounir Gwarzo, has recommended his dismissal from public ...
SEC probe: Panel recommends Gwarzo's dismissalVanguard
Finance Ministry panel recommends dismissal of suspended SEC bossPremium Times
Adeosun speaks on suspending Gwarzo over Oando forensic auditDaily Post Nigeria
Africa Independent Television -The Punch -AllAfrica.com -Daily Trust
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You can’t probe states without Assemblies consent, Court tells EFCC – Vanguard


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You can't probe states without Assemblies consent, Court tells EFCC
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Ado-Ekiti—A Federal High Court sitting in Ado Ekiti has told the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, that it lacks the power to probe states finances without a report of an indictment from States' Houses of Assembly. EFCC operatives ...
Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Wednesday morningDaily Post Nigeria
Ekiti Court Declares EFCC Powerless To Investigate State FinancesAfrica Independent Television
Court strikes out Jonathan's wife's N2b suitThe Nation Newspaper
The Eagle Online -Naija News -AllAfrica.com -THISDAY Newspapers
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Camerounian soldiers invade Nigerian community – Vanguard


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Camerounian soldiers invade Nigerian community
Vanguard
CALABAR—More than 80 Cameroonian soldiers, early yesterday, crossed the international border between Nigeria and Cameroun and invaded Danare in Boki Local Government Area of Cross River State, claiming they were fighting Cameroon militants who took ...
Cameroonian gendarmes invade Cross River communityThe Punch
Nigeria deports American, two Nigerians to Cameroon – LawyerThe Eagle Online
Cameroonian Troops Enter Nigeria Seeking Separatists: Defense AgencyU.S. News & World Report
AllAfrica.com -Guardian (blog) -P.M. News -New Telegraph Newspaper
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Akinwunmi: Fayose’s deputy can succeed him – The Nation Newspaper


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Akinwunmi: Fayose's deputy can succeed him
The Nation Newspaper
Dickson Akinwumi is a former Private Secretary to the late Mrs. Hannah Dideolu Awolowo and the President of 'Concerned Ekiti Professionals for Good Governance.' In this interview with reporters in Ado- Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, he speaks on the ...
Adeyeye attacks Fayose, says gov working for oppositionThe Punch
Presidential bid: Lamido solicits Fayose's supportThe Eagle Online
Nigeria: Buhari Became President in Error in 2015, Says Ex-Jigawa GovernorAllAfrica.com
Pulse Nigeria
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Cabinet: Lagos Assembly set to clear Ambode’s nominees – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Cabinet: Lagos Assembly set to clear Ambode's nominees
The Eagle Online
The Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday invited Governor Akinwunmi Ambode's four commissioner nominees and one Special Adviser for clearance on Thursday. The invitation followed the adoption of the report of its 16-man ad hoc committee for the ...
Lagos Assembly passes N1.046 trillion budget for 2018Premium Times
Lagos Assembly okays Ambode's N1.046trn budgetP.M. News
Lagos Assembly Approves N1.046tn 2018 Appropriation BillNigeria News

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Kwara governor, Ahmed speaks on Saraki, decamping from APC to PDP – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Kwara governor, Ahmed speaks on Saraki, decamping from APC to PDP
Daily Post Nigeria
Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State, has dismissed report claiming that the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and his political family are planning to dump the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Ahmed said ...
Anti-Human Trafficking Bill Scales Second Reading In Edo AssemblyLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Edo Assembly lifts suspension on Ex-Deputy SpeakerVanguard
Edo assembly recalls suspended ex-deputy speakerDaily Trust

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Buhari’s ally, Agbomhere dumps APC for PDP, blasts President for deepening corruption – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Buhari's ally, Agbomhere dumps APC for PDP, blasts President for deepening corruption
Daily Post Nigeria
A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who worked during the election of President Muhammadu Buhari as Deputy Director, Buhari Support Organizations, Chief Blessing Agbomhere on Tuesday dumped the All Progressives Congress (APC) to join the ...
Ex-Guber Aspirant, Others Dumps APC In EdoLeadership Newspapers (press release)
APC will kill Nigeria, if… – AgbomhereThe News

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150 officers to ensure free traffic in Anambra during Ekwueme’s burial – FRSC – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

150 officers to ensure free traffic in Anambra during Ekwueme's burial – FRSC
Daily Post Nigeria
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Anambra State Command, has assured that there would be free flow of traffic in Anambra State this weekend, when the body of the former vice president, Dr Alex Ekwueme would arrive the state. The sector commander ...
FRSC Promises to Guard against Gridlock in Anambra during Ekwueme's BurialTHISDAY Newspapers
Alex Ekwueme: FRSC deploys over 150 officers for traffic control in AnambraTODAY.NG

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Herdsmen, Farmers Crisis: Presidency, National Assembly hold security summit – Premium Times


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Herdsmen, Farmers Crisis: Presidency, National Assembly hold security summit
Premium Times
The National Assembly has announced a two-day national security summit in a bid to find solutions to the nation's pressing security challenges. Organised in collaboration with the Presidency, the summit will hold on Thursday and Monday at the state ...
Breaking: Senate suspends Security Summit in honour of Late EkwuemeVanguard
Insecurity: Senate, Presidency Partner, Holds National Summit Feb 1Leadership Newspapers (press release)
Security Crisis: Senate, Presidency To Hold National SummitCHANNELS TELEVISION
Nigeria News
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Al-Makura condemns Kadarko killings, assures of adequate security – Vanguard


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Al-Makura condemns Kadarko killings, assures of adequate security
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Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has condemned the attack on Kadarko Community in Keana Local Government Area which claimed seven lives on Monday night. Al-Makura, who visited the community on Tuesday with security chiefs in the state ...
Seven killed in night attack in Nasarawa villagePremium Times
Gunmen storm Nasarawa State kill sevens othersInformation Nigeria
Gunmen kill seven in Nasarawa village attackThe Eagle Online

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Sex Scandal: I know Apostle Suleman will force me to confess – Stephanie Otobo said before confession [VIDEO] – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Sex Scandal: I know Apostle Suleman will force me to confess – Stephanie Otobo said before confession [VIDEO]
Daily Post Nigeria
A video gone viral has emerged online showing the alleged concubine of Apostle Suleman, Stephanie Otobo expressing her fear that she would be forced to confess that,”The government was behind the controversial sex scandal. The video was reportedly ...
Apostle Suleman Told Me To Make False Confession Against The Nigerian Gov't, Says Stephanie Otobo In A New VideoSaharaReporters.com
VIDEO: 'Suleiman forcing me to make false confession' — Otobo cried out in June 2017TheCable
Apostle Suleiman Defends Himself Against the Controversy After Stephanie Otobo's confessionInformation Nigeria
BellaNaija -Verge24 (blog)
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I married another woman because my wife starved me of sex–Pastor – Vanguard


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I married another woman because my wife starved me of sex–Pastor
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A 45-year-old pastor, Olusola Opoola, on Tuesday told a Grade 'C' Customary Court at Inanlende, Ibadan, that he married a second wife after his wife, Adeola, persistently denied him sex. Opoola, who said his decision to marry a second wife was ...

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Workers to shut down National Assembly, give reasons – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Workers to shut down National Assembly, give reasons
Daily Post Nigeria
National Assembly staff under the platform of Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria, PASAN, have threatened to picket the federal legislature and National Assembly Service Commission, NASC, over “humiliating action” by the management and ...
Senator 'slapped' by National Assembly staff speaksPremium Times
Crisis hits NASS mgt as staff threaten to begin strike tomorrowVanguard
Olujimi on elevator incident: I was accidentally hit but my aide was beaten upTheCable
The Punch -The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog) -SaharaReporters.com -Information Nigeria
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Deji Tinubu buried in Lagos – The Punch


The Punch

Deji Tinubu buried in Lagos
The Punch
The remains of Deji Tinubu, Special Adviser to the Governor of Lagos State on Commerce and Industry was buried on Tuesday at the Vaults and Gardens, Ikoyi, Lagos. Tinubu slumped and died last Thursday while playing a novelty football match in Epe ...

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Olusola-Eleka: Leave PDP if you don’t like my choice, Fayose tells aggrieved members – Vanguard


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Olusola-Eleka: Leave PDP if you don't like my choice, Fayose tells aggrieved members
Vanguard
Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti has asked those aggrieved over his God's chosen candidate as successor to leave the People's Democratic Party (PDP). Fayose said on Monday that he would not apologise for choosing Deputy Governor Kolapo Olusola-Eleka ...
You're free to join APC – Fayose tells ex-minister, Adeyeye, othersDaily Post Nigeria
I Will Overrun Fayose, Deputy In Free, Fair Primary-AdeyeyeLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Edo Assembly recalls suspended ex-Deputy SpeakerThe Eagle Online
The Punch -Guardian (blog) -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Cameroonian separatist leader deported to Cameroon from Nigeria – Daily Trust


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Cameroonian separatist leader deported to Cameroon from Nigeria
Daily Trust
A key Cameroonian separatist leader arrested in Abuja earlier this month has been deported by Nigerian authorities to Cameroon, his lawyer and the government in Yaounde said. Nigerian authorities on Friday deported Julius Tabe, president of a self ...
Cameroon anglophone separatist leader, Tabe, extradited from NigeriaVanguard
Nigerian govt deports Cameroonian separatist leadersPremium Times
FG extradites Cameroonian separatist leadersTheCable
Voice of America -Anadolu Agency -News24 -Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)
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Alleged rights abuse: NAF debunks AI’s claim on residents of villages around Numan – Vanguard


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Alleged rights abuse: NAF debunks AI's claim on residents of villages around Numan
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ABUJA-THE Nigerian Air Force has denied claim by Amnesty International, AI, that it used its aircraft to kill some residents of some villages around Numan during the December 4 crisis in the area. Recruits undergo training at the headquaters of the ...
Report: Nigeria military kills dozens amid communal violenceNews24
Nigeria: How Nigerian Air Force Raids Communities, Kills Many - Amnesty InternationalAllAfrica.com
Amnesty International reveals how many Nigerians Fulani herdsmen killed in 2018Daily Post Nigeria
PRNigeria News (press release) -gulfnews.com -The Guardian -Yeni Şafak English
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2019 presidency: Babangida’s campaign posters flood major cities – Daily Post Nigeria


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2019 presidency: Babangida's campaign posters flood major cities
Daily Post Nigeria
The campaign posters of the ex-Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Alhaji Babagana Kingibe, for 2019 presidency, yesterday flooded the cities of Abuja and Lagos. This is coming barely a week after former President Olusegun Obasanjo ...
2019: Kingibe's campaign posters flood AbujaVanguard
2019: Confusion In APC As Kingibe Campaign Posters Flood Abuja, KadunaIndependent Newspapers Limited

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Scores injured as herdsmen sack Benue village, steal food – Vanguard


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Scores injured as herdsmen sack Benue village, steal food
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MAKURDI—herdsmen, yesterday morning, reportedly attacked the ancestral home of the immediate past paramount ruler of Tiv tribe, late Ochivirigh Akawe Torkula, in Tse-Torkula, Guma Local Government Area of Benue State, living scores injured, including ...
Alleged killing of 73 cows in Nasarawa a conspiracy - Mdzough u TivDaily Trust
Nigeria: Again, Herdsmen Sack Benue Community, Kill Four in PlateauAllAfrica.com
'Alleged killing of cows, a ploy to mask massacres'Guardian (blog)

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2019 election: Buhari ready to give up power for progress of Nigeria – Gov. El-Rufai – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

2019 election: Buhari ready to give up power for progress of Nigeria – Gov. El-Rufai
Daily Post Nigeria
Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari is ready to give up power for Nigeria to move forward. He also maintained that no politician currently in the country can defeat President Buhari in election. The ...
Is Buhari Still The Man Of The People?Leadership Newspapers (press release)
2019: No alternative to Buhari, says el-RufaiVanguard
Obasanjo and the extent of presidential powersTheCable
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Political parties often lie to gain power — Dogara – Vanguard


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Political parties often lie to gain power — Dogara
Vanguard
ABUJA— Speaker of House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has lamented the growing resort of political parties to lie their way to power. According to him, it is “political malpractice” for any government to administer the country without making ...
Reps Passed Bill Demutualising NSE To Reduce Inequality – DogaraLeadership Newspapers (press release)
APC, PDP, others lack ideology — DogaraDaily Trust
Why House changed capital market structure — DogaraPremium Times
The Nation Newspaper -Ripples Nigeria -Africa Prime News -AllAfrica.com
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Senators clash with Customs boss over protocol – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Senators clash with Customs boss over protocol
Daily Trust
Senators yesterday clashed with the Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) retired Colonel Hameed Ali over protocol. The incident occurred 10 months after the lawmakers engaged Ali over his refusal to wear Customs uniform. A Senate ad ...
Customs CG, Senators Engage In Verbal WarLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Senators, Customs CG clash again as lawmakers accuse Hameed Ali of disrespectPremium Times
Hameed Ali, senators clash over 'breach of protocol'TheCable
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Ekwueme’s body arrives Igboland – Vanguard


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Ekwueme's body arrives Igboland
Vanguard
ENUGU—THE remains of late Second Republic Vice President of Nigeria, Dr. Alex Ekwueme, yesterday, arrived Igbo land, via Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu. BURIAL: The Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbeh (middle), flanked by former ...
South East governors, elder statesmen, others receive Ekwueme's remains in EnuguPremium Times
Ekwueme: Osinbajo reveals late VP's wish for NigeriaDaily Post Nigeria
NANS Urges Nigerians To Emulate Ekwueme's PatriotismLeadership Newspapers (press release)
The Punch -Daily Trust -Guardian (blog) -Africa Independent Television
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NDDC to build power pool in Niger Delta – Vanguard


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NDDC to build power pool in Niger Delta
Vanguard
PORT HARCOURT—Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has said it was in discussions with a Chinese firm, SINOTEC Company Limited, to build a power pool in the region, adding that there was need to balance power supply among the many electricity ...
NDDC plans regional power poolThe Punch
NDDC, Chinese Firm Partner on Regional Power Pool ProjectTHISDAY Newspapers
NDDC, Chinese firm plan 7000 megawatts in N'DeltaNew Telegraph Newspaper
Lagos (press release)
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Sen Kwankwaso Suspends Planned Visit To Kano – Leadership Newspapers (press release)


Leadership Newspapers (press release)

Sen Kwankwaso Suspends Planned Visit To Kano
Leadership Newspapers (press release)
Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso has suspended his planned visit to Kano earlier scheduled for today, January 30. The chairman of Kwankwaso Visit Reception Committee, Dr Rabi'u Bichi, announced the suspension while addressing newsmen in Kano, yesterday. He said ...
Kwankwaso bows to pressure, cancels Kano rallyVanguard
Kwankwaso shelves Kano visit, presidency intervenesDaily Trust
APC crisis: Kwankwaso cancels visit to Kano, Presidency intervenesThe Punch
New Telegraph Newspaper -Guardian (blog) -Nigeria News -AllAfrica.com
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Oil firm awards scholarship to 374 beneficiaries – The Punch


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Oil firm awards scholarship to 374 beneficiaries
The Punch
About 175 undergraduates, 78 post-graduate and 121 post-primary school students have been awarded scholarships by Belemaoil Producing Limited. The beneficiaries of the 2017 NNPC/Belemaoil Joint Venture Host Communities Scholarship Award were drawn from ...
Belemaoil to create 12000 jobs, awards 374 scholarships in Niger DeltaGuardian (blog)
Firm gives 374 Rivers students scholarshipThe Nation Newspaper

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Research institute staff protest unpaid allowances, poor funding – The Punch


The Punch

Research institute staff protest unpaid allowances, poor funding
The Punch
Members of the Joint Research and Allied Institute Sector Unions on Monday in Ibadan staged a protest to demand improved funding, payment of 12 months' salary increase arrears and establishment of a central body in charge of research institutes in the ...
Research Institute Workers Seek Inclusion in TETFUNDTHISDAY Newspapers
Lab workers in Ibadan protest against non-implementation of 2013 pact with FGGuardian (blog)
NIS staff demonstrate over unpaid arrearsNew Telegraph Newspaper
The Eagle Online
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There goes Senator Misau again – Daily Trust


The Punch

There goes Senator Misau again
Daily Trust
With his latest outing in the wake of the unfortunate, sordid mayhem in Benue State, the Nation's number one law enforcement officer, Mr. Ibrahim Kpotun Idris, has once again proved his metle as a competent professional justifying his laurels and ...
Stop media comments against IGP, court cautions MisauThe Punch
IGP: Fed Govt amends charges against MisauThe Nation Newspaper
FG re-arraigns senator over alleged falsehood against IGPNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Ambode, CPC seek quality goods, services – The Punch


The Nation Newspaper

Ambode, CPC seek quality goods, services
The Punch
The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has said the government is ready to work with the Consumer Protection Council to ensure that people get quality value for goods and services they pay for. The governor spoke on Monday during a visit to the ...
Ambode Seeks Extension Of CPC OperationsLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Ambode Issues 20-Day Ultimatum To Market Leaders To Clean Up MarketsP.M. News
N320bn procurement: Ambode warns MDAs, contractors against misappropriationNew Telegraph Newspaper
The Eagle Online -Politics Nigeria
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Boko Haram: NAF bombs terrorists, gun trucks in Sambisa forest – Daily Post Nigeria


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Boko Haram: NAF bombs terrorists, gun trucks in Sambisa forest
Daily Post Nigeria
A Nigerian Air Force remotely piloted aircraft (RPA), has destroyed an artillery gun and gun trucks belonging to Boko Haram terrorists hiding in the Sambisa Forest. Air Vice Marshal, Olatokuno Adesanya, Director of Public Relations and Information ...
Boko Haram: Lake Chad fish traders lament high tariffsPremium Times
NAF Remotely Piloted Aircraft Destroys Boko Haram WeaponsLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Alli must go!Vanguard
The Nation Newspaper -The Streetjournal -NEWS.com.au -The Eagle Online
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Expect more aerial bombardment in Lagos, others – NAF – The Nation Newspaper


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Expect more aerial bombardment in Lagos, others – NAF
The Nation Newspaper
The Nigerian Air Force ( NAF ) on Monday said there would be increased aerial bombardment and patrols within the South West to prevent criminality. The Air Officer Commanding (AOC), Logistics Command, Air Vice Marshal Nnamdi Ekeh, stated this during an ...
Air Force to intensify aerial operations in LagosDaily Trust
Nigerian Air Force To Activate 12 More Operational BasesAfrica Independent Television
Air Force Charges Personnel To Focus On Safeguarding NigeriaNaija News

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N120bn bribery allegation: FG re-arraigns Misau, seeks to tender video evidence – Vanguard


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N120bn bribery allegation: FG re-arraigns Misau, seeks to tender video evidence
Vanguard
ABUJA – The Federal Government, on Monday, re-arraigned Senator Isah Misau before an Abuja High Court at Maitama over corruption allegations he levelled against the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Mr. Ibrahim Idris. Senator Isah Hamma Misau Misau who ...
Court warns Misau over comments against FG, IG of PoliceDaily Post Nigeria
Nigerian govt to subpoena Channels TV over Senator, Police IG videoPremium Times
Alleged falsehood: Misau re-arraigned on amended chargesThe Nation Newspaper

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Striking workers protest government’s silence – P.M. News


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Striking workers protest government's silence
P.M. News
Workers of Rubber Research Institute of Nigeria, Iyanomo, Edo State, under the aegis of Non Academic Staff Union (NASU) and Academic Staff Union of Research Institutes (ASURI), Monday held a peaceful demonstration to press home their demands. They said ...
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Deji Tinubu’ s death: Nigeria Pitch Awards commiserates with football family – Vanguard


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Deji Tinubu' s death: Nigeria Pitch Awards commiserates with football family
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The organisers of the prestigious Nigeria Pitch Awards have expressed shock and sadness at the untimely death of Deji Tinubu, one of the pioneer supporters of the awards. The late Tinubu who died on Jan. 25, was until his death the Special Adviser on ...
Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, Ogba mourn Deji TinubuFinancial Watch Newspaper (press release) (blog)
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Nigerian govt to subpoena Channels TV over Senator, Police IG video – Premium Times


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Nigerian govt to subpoena Channels TV over Senator, Police IG video
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The Nigerian government on Monday said it would seek an order of court for Channels Television to produce a video copy of an interview it had with a senator, Isah Misau. The interview, according to prosecution counsel, Alex Izinyon, contains details of ...

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SSS kills Don Wanny’s brother – Premium Times


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SSS kills Don Wanny's brother
Premium Times
The State Security Service, SSS, has killed Oluchi Igwedibia, the younger brother of Johnson Igwedibia, the alleged mastermind of the gruesome killing of 17 people on New Year Day in Rivers State. The Rivers State government confirmed that Oluchi was ...
Security forces kill Don Waney's brother in EdoVanguard
Wike Lauds DSS, Army Over Death Of Wanted CultistLeadership Newspapers (press release)
'How Don Waney's brother was killed in Edo State, by security menThe Nation Newspaper
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Why nobody can remove Saraki from office — Senate – Premium Times


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Why nobody can remove Saraki from office — Senate
Premium Times
The senate has said that any plot to remove the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, would fail as other senators are 'not ready to remove him.' Senate Spokesperson, Sabi Abdullahi, made this known while speaking with reporters at the weekend. Mr ...
Assets falsification charge: Saraki's CCT trial resumes Feb 6Vanguard
Senate speaks on plot to impeach SarakiDaily Post Nigeria
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73 Cows Killed, 18 Others Injured By Suspected Cattle Rustlers In Nasarawa – CHANNELS TELEVISION


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73 Cows Killed, 18 Others Injured By Suspected Cattle Rustlers In Nasarawa
CHANNELS TELEVISION
73 cows were killed while 18 other cows were injured in an early morning attack on Yamadaga village, Kadarko community in Keana Local Government Area of Nasarawa State by suspected cattle rustlers. The cattle rustlers invaded Kadarko community around 4 ...
Herdsmen killings: Deploy military to Nasarawa, Benue border – CAN tells FGDaily Post Nigeria
Cattle rustlers attack Nasarawa villageTVC News
2 missing, 73 cows killed as militia attacks Nasarawa communityDaily Trust
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Nigeria: Ex-Speakers’ Forum Rallies Support for Buhari – AllAfrica.com


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Nigeria: Ex-Speakers' Forum Rallies Support for Buhari
AllAfrica.com
Abuja — Former speakers of the 36 states' Houses of Assembly have met in Abuja to plot the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari. The speakers met at the residence of the Director General of the Buhari Campaign Organisation, Rotimi Amaechi. They ...
Amaechi, former speakers hold close-door meetingDaily Post Nigeria
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Forum of ex-Speakers form pressure group for 2019The Nation Newspaper
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Victor Attah speaks on Akpabio, Emmanuel feud – Daily Post Nigeria


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Victor Attah speaks on Akpabio, Emmanuel feud
Daily Post Nigeria
Obong Victor Attah, a former governor of Akwa Ibom state, has spoken on the feud between ex-Governor Godswill Akpabio and the incumbent, Udom Emmanuel. Akpabio, now a Senator, had threatened to withdraw support for Emmanuel for allegedly neglecting ...
Schemings And Nuances Of Govs Angling For Second TermLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Akwa-Ibom: From smart city to smart-stateVanguard
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Probe panel: We shall meet in court, Fayemi tells Fayose – Vanguard


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Probe panel: We shall meet in court, Fayemi tells Fayose
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Ado-Ekiti—Ekiti State government has filed criminal charges of corruption against the former state governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi and his Finance Commissioner, Mr Dapo Kolawole. Fayemi and Fayose. The 19-count charge, HAD/05c/2018, was filed before an Ado ...
APC has not endorsed any candidate for Ekiti governorship — OyegunPremium Times
Oyegun speaks on Ekiti election, APC candidateDaily Post Nigeria
Guber aspirant, Kayode Ojo promises industrial revolution in EkitiDaily Trust
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Travel Agents Sold Over $1.4bn Tickets For Foreign Airlines In 2017 – NANTA President – Independent Newspapers Limited


Ripples Nigeria

Travel Agents Sold Over $1.4bn Tickets For Foreign Airlines In 2017 – NANTA President
Independent Newspapers Limited
The President, National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA), Mr. Bankole Bernard, has disclosed that its members sold over $1.4bn in tickets for foreign airlines in 2017. Bernard revealed this over the weekend in Lagos during the January ...
Foreign airlines, travel agencies earn N503b from ticketsGuardian (blog)
Travellers Spend N50bn On Foreign Flights In NigeriaLeadership Newspapers (press release)
NCAA, NANTA go after illegal travel agencies, banksRipples Nigeria

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FG probes tax officials over under-declaration of taxes – New Telegraph Newspaper


New Telegraph Newspaper

FG probes tax officials over under-declaration of taxes
New Telegraph Newspaper
The Federal Government has begun the probe of tax officials involved in under-declaration of taxes and receipt of gratifications. The tax officials were accused of demanding gratification from taxpayers with a promise to procure backdated tax clearance ...
Nigerian govt suspends senior tax officialsDaily Post Nigeria
WHISTLEBLOWING: Tax officials jittery as govt suspends 2 top officials, more may followRipples Nigeria
FG Suspends Two Senior Tax Officials in Delta, BenueBusiness Post Nigeria (press release) (blog)

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Killings by herdsmen: Osinbajo panel wants increased military presence in trouble spots – The Punch


The Punch

Killings by herdsmen: Osinbajo panel wants increased military presence in trouble spots
The Punch
The Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo-led committee set up by the National Economic Council to find lasting solutions to killings by herdsmen across the country has recommended increased military presence in Benue and other states affected by the attacks ...
How ready is Nigeria for Cattle colonies?The Nation Newspaper
Curbing the menace of HerdsmenNigerian Observer
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Maritime workers issue 7-day ultimatum to FG over failed ports access roads – Vanguard


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Maritime workers issue 7-day ultimatum to FG over failed ports access roads
Vanguard
Lagos—MARITIME Workers Union of Nigeria, MWUN, weekend in Lagos issued a seven- day ultimatum to the Federal Government to remove all trucks parked or abandoned on Oshodi-Apapa dual carriageway and make all access roads to the nation's sea ports ...
Maritime Workers Threaten to Shut down Ports Nationwide in Seven DaysTHISDAY Newspapers

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Grandmother, grandchildren, 7 others die in Ondo auto crashes – Vanguard


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Grandmother, grandchildren, 7 others die in Ondo auto crashes
Vanguard
Akure—NO fewer than 10 persons, including a grandmother and her two grandchildren, died in two separate auto crashes in Ondo State, weekend. The grandmother, identified as Mrs Orukotan, and her grandchildren died when a truck, with number plates LSD ...
10 die in Ondo road accidentsThe Nation Newspaper
Seven Persons Die In Auto AccidentsTHISDAY Newspapers
[BREAKING] Sunday horror as road accidents claim 10The Punch
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Linkage, Niger Delta University partner on insurance talent – The Nation Newspaper


Linkage, Niger Delta University partner on insurance talent
The Nation Newspaper
LInkage Assurance Plc in collaboration with the Niger Delta University (NDU) has begun moves to harness exceptional talents for the insurance industry. This is targeted at giving opportunities to students of insurance, actuarial and financial ...

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Illegal migration: UNDP unveils new capacity development programme for Edo youths – Vanguard


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Illegal migration: UNDP unveils new capacity development programme for Edo youths
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In response to calls on development partners for a joint effort at tackling the migration crisis in Edo State by the Edo State Government, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has unveiled a capacity development programme called “Managing ...
Obaseki extols virtues of Pa Ogbomo, commiserates with APC leader, Osazuwa, over wife's demiseThe Nation Newspaper
Edo EXCO holds retreat, fine-tunes strategies for 2018THISDAY Newspapers

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Buhari reveals what he expects to happen to APC in few months’ time – Daily Post Nigeria


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Buhari reveals what he expects to happen to APC in few months' time
Daily Post Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari has said he is expecting the membership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to swell greatly as millions of Nigerians from all parts of the country will be joining the Party in few months' time. President Buhari stated ...
I am coming to Kano despite police warning- KwankwasoPremium Times
Buhari: Millions of people will join APC in a few monthsTheCable
Tension in Kano as Kwankwaso, supporters set to dare the lawVanguard
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El-rufai committee report on restructuring a political gimmick – ADP – Daily Post Nigeria


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El-rufai committee report on restructuring a political gimmick – ADP
Daily Post Nigeria
The Action Democratic Party (ADP) has described the restructuring postulated by the All Progressives Congress, APC, as a total deceit going by the track record of the Party. Governor Nasir El-Rufai-led All Progressives Congress (APC) Committee on True ...
Restructuring: ECA pooh poohs APC cttee's reportVanguard
Nigeria must be restructured before 2019 elections — Gov. DicksonPremium Times
APC Committee report reflects yearnings of NigeriansDaily Trust
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El-rufai committee report on restructuring a political gimmick – ADP – Daily Post Nigeria


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El-rufai committee report on restructuring a political gimmick – ADP
Daily Post Nigeria
The Action Democratic Party (ADP) has described the restructuring postulated by the All Progressives Congress, APC, as a total deceit going by the track record of the Party. Governor Nasir El-Rufai-led All Progressives Congress (APC) Committee on True ...
Restructuring: ECA pooh poohs APC cttee's reportVanguard
Nigeria must be restructured before 2019 elections — Gov. DicksonPremium Times
APC Committee report reflects yearnings of NigeriansDaily Trust
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Osinbajo pays condolence visit to Tinubu’s family [PHOTOS] – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Osinbajo pays condolence visit to Tinubu's family [PHOTOS]
Daily Post Nigeria
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo over the weekend paid a condolence visit to the family of late Deji Tinubu. Tinubu, the Special Adviser on Commerce, Industry and Cooperative to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, slumped and died on Thursday while playing a ...
Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, Ogba mourn Deji TinubuThe Nation Newspaper
Reminiscences with Adeseye OgunleweDaily Trust
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FG, AfDB trains 8317 farmers – P.M. News


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FG, AfDB trains 8317 farmers
P.M. News
The Federal Government says it has so far trained more than 8,000 farmers on rice value chain activities under the Agricultural Transformation Agenda Support Programme (ATASP) Phase 1. The National Coordinator of ATASP-1, Mr Haruna Akwashiki, said this ...
FG, AfDB trains 8317 farmers, processors on rice value chainThe Eagle Online

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NiMet DG explains causes of harmattan fluctuation – Vanguard


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NiMet DG explains causes of harmattan fluctuation
Vanguard
The Director-General, Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), Prof. Sani Mashi says the mixture of harmattan and heat conditions presently being experienced in some parts of Nigeria is caused by oscillation of Inter Tropical Divide (ITD). Mashi. Mashi ...

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Don Wanny: Security forces kill another wanted suspected cultist – Vanguard


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Don Wanny: Security forces kill another wanted suspected cultist
Vanguard
Oluchi Igwedibia, a suspected gang member who allegedly participated in the brutal murder of 23 persons in Omoku, Rivers, on Jan. 1, has been shot dead by security forces. Suspect. A security source told newsmen that the suspected killer was tracked ...

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Presidency speaks on new NIA DG, reacts to claims on new appointee – Premium Times


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Presidency speaks on new NIA DG, reacts to claims on new appointee
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The presidency has issued the statement below in reaction to claims about the new Director-General for the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ahmed Rufai Abubakar. Read full statement below. NIA DG: FACTS OF THE MATTER. A lot of half-truths ...
Presidency breaks silence on Buhari's appointment of Abubakar as new NIA DGDaily Post Nigeria
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Two buried alive in Enugu – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Two buried alive in Enugu
Daily Post Nigeria
The Enugu State police command has began investigation into the death of two persons at Gariki in Ugwuoba community, Oji River local government area of the state. It was gathered that duo, said to be excavating sand at a site died after the sand ...
Tragedy as Landslide Buries Two Excavators in EnuguTHISDAY Newspapers
Tragedy as two excavators are buried alive in EnuguNew Telegraph Newspaper
Two died excavating sand in Enugu communityDaily Trust
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Herdsmen killings: Buhari’s silence will destroy APC – Adesina – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Herdsmen killings: Buhari's silence will destroy APC – Adesina
Daily Post Nigeria
A former governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, Dr Ayobami Lam Adesina, has warned that the menace of herdsmen killings across the country would destroy the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. The APC chieftain ...
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APC suspends Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani – Daily Post Nigeria


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APC suspends Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani
Daily Post Nigeria
The State Working Committee (SWC) of All Progressive Congress (APC) in Cross River State has suspended the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Uguru Usani. On Saturday, a member of the SWC, Chief Godwin Takus, told DAILY POST that the Minister was ...
'APC still strong in Niger State'The Nation Newspaper
C'River APC Suspends N'Delta Minister Indefinitely, Recommends His ExpulsionTHISDAY Newspapers
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“You better control your jealousy” – Bishop Oyedepo to Persons attacking Churches for Owning Private Jets | WATCH – BellaNaija


BellaNaija

“You better control your jealousy” – Bishop Oyedepo to Persons attacking Churches for Owning Private Jets | WATCH
BellaNaija
In recent times, the conversation about Nigerian pastors/churches owning private jets became more intense, as well as the discourse on whether Christians should give tithes or not. On the one hand is the group saying pastors should not own private jets ...
Control your jealousy, I've been flying jet before you went to school – Oyedepo [VIDEO]Daily Post Nigeria
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Ekwueme: The sage journeys home – BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)


BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)

Ekwueme: The sage journeys home
BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Two months after he passed away in a London hospital, Alexander Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme, Second Republic vice-president of Nigeria, began his journey home to his final resting place with a commendation service held in his honour at The Cathedral Church ...

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Cattle Colony: Before Buhari lures us into deadly trap – Vanguard


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Cattle Colony: Before Buhari lures us into deadly trap
Vanguard
To us here in Nigeria, a colony is nothing new. The colony of Lagos established by the British in 1861 has familiarised us to it. But our acquaintance with it goes much further back to the ancient colonies established in 7th century B. C by the Greeks ...
Cattle colony, a provocative and repugnant proposal –FalaeThe Punch
Cattle colonies: How FG plans to end farmers-herders clashDaily Trust
What will happen to states that accept cattle colonies – Reno OmokriDaily Post Nigeria
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Nigerian police rescue two kidnapped South Africans – Independent Online


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Nigerian police rescue two kidnapped South Africans
Independent Online
Lagos - Two South Africans kidnapped at a mining site in Kaduna State, North Central Nigeria, five days ago have been rescued by the police. The commander of the Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT), Assistant Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari ...
Police rescue 2 South Africans from kidnappers' den in KadunaVanguard
Police rescue two South-Africans from kidnappers in KadunaPremium Times
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APC sets up 16-man committee to stem defection of members – Vanguard


APC sets up 16-man committee to stem defection of members
Vanguard
THE All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ughelli North council area of Delta State has setup a 16-man committee to help stem the tide of defection in the party ahead of the 2019 general elections. APC. The committee which is to be headed by Barr Onomrure ...

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Apostle Suleman: Keyamo speaks on Stehanie Otobo’s confession – Daily Post Nigeria


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Apostle Suleman: Keyamo speaks on Stehanie Otobo's confession
Daily Post Nigeria
The Festus Keyamo Chambers, counsel to Stephanie Otobo has reacted to his client's confession that she lied against Apostle Johnson Suleman. This development is coming on the heels of the recent confession by Ms. Otobo that she was paid heavily by ...
Sex Scandal: Stephanie Otobo's lawyer speaks on new confession videoPremium Times
Stephanie Otobo: I was paid to blackmail Pastor SulemanDaily Trust
Politicians, pastors paid me to destroy Apostle Suleman, Otobo confessesThe Nation Newspaper
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INEC has earned the confidence of Nigerians – Mike Igini, REC – Vanguard


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INEC has earned the confidence of Nigerians – Mike Igini, REC
Vanguard
In this interview, Mike Igini, Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, for Akwa Ibom State, again seeks to explains some thorny issues in the electoral process preparatory to next year's general election. Iguana believes that whereas it is good to have ...
2019: Senate to confront Buhari on order of pollsThe Nation Newspaper
A vote for state fundingThe Hindu
Nigeria: INEC May Head to Supreme Court to Determine Election SequenceAllAfrica.com
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INEC has earned the confidence of Nigerians – Mike Igini, REC – Vanguard


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INEC has earned the confidence of Nigerians – Mike Igini, REC
Vanguard
In this interview, Mike Igini, Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, for Akwa Ibom State, again seeks to explains some thorny issues in the electoral process preparatory to next year's general election. Iguana believes that whereas it is good to have ...

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Court orders Afolayan, ex-navy chief, to pay N9m to herdsman for seizing 42 cows – Vanguard


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Court orders Afolayan, ex-navy chief, to pay N9m to herdsman for seizing 42 cows
Vanguard
An Ilorin High Court has ordered a retired navy chief, Vice- Admiral Samuel Olajide Afolayan, to pay N9 million being the cost of damages and for detaining 42 cows belonging to a Fulani herdsman, Alhaji Abubakar Abdullahi, illegally and ...
Police say they can't arrest herdsmen sponsors — Ex-Naval ChiefThe Punch
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Gov Dickson’s reforms will reposition Bayelsa —Markson, Information Commissioner – Vanguard


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Gov Dickson's reforms will reposition Bayelsa —Markson, Information Commissioner
Vanguard
Daniel Iworiso-Markson, Bayelsa State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, who recently visited Lagos, spoke on the achievements of Governor Seriake Dickson, as the state gets ready for its 6th year anniversary in office. He also shed light on ...
Bayelsa power supplyThe Punch
Bayelsa Empowers 5000 Youths, Partners German Govt On Solar Energy TrainingIndependent Newspapers Limited
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CAN blasts JNI, Garba Shehu for ‘justifying ungodly killings by herdsmen’ – The Nation Newspaper


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CAN blasts JNI, Garba Shehu for 'justifying ungodly killings by herdsmen'
The Nation Newspaper
THE Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) yesterday accused the Jama'atu Nasril Islam, (JNI) and the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the President, Mallam Garba Shehu, of attempting to “justify the ungodly killings by herdsmen ...
Garba Shehu selling a bad product in person of Buhari – CAN fires at SpokesmanDaily Post Nigeria
CAN replies presidential aide, says Buhari a “bad product”Premium Times
Stop defending a 'bad product' – CAN warns Buhari's spokesperson, Garba ShehuTheNewsGuru

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CAN blasts JNI, Garba Shehu for ‘justifying ungodly killings by herdsmen’ – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

CAN blasts JNI, Garba Shehu for 'justifying ungodly killings by herdsmen'
The Nation Newspaper
THE Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) yesterday accused the Jama'atu Nasril Islam, (JNI) and the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the President, Mallam Garba Shehu, of attempting to “justify the ungodly killings by herdsmen ...
Garba Shehu selling a bad product in person of Buhari – CAN fires at SpokesmanDaily Post Nigeria
CAN replies presidential aide, says Buhari a “bad product”Premium Times
Stop defending a 'bad product' – CAN warns Buhari's spokesperson, Garba ShehuTheNewsGuru

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‘VAIDS will revolutionise tax collection in Nigeria’ – The Nation Newspaper


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'VAIDS will revolutionise tax collection in Nigeria'
The Nation Newspaper
With two months left for the amnesty period of the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme to end, Executive Chairman of the Joint Tax Board (JTB) Mr. Oseni Elama spoke with some journalists on the prospects and benefits of the scheme to the ...
VAIDS: Tax Whistle Blower set to expose defaulters – Elamah, JTB bossVanguard

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Osun LG election: Voters turn out enmasse, applaud exercise – Daily Post Nigeria


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Osun LG election: Voters turn out enmasse, applaud exercise
Daily Post Nigeria
The exercise was reported to have been unopposed in over 300 wards as the the main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party( PDP) boycotted the exercise for alleged “failure to adhere to extant law of the land and electoral principles “. Our ...
Violence rocks Osun LG electionsInformation Nigeria
Osun LG election witnesses low turnoutPremium Times
Osun LG poll: Low turnout due to misinformation by oppositions – OSIEC ChairmanVanguard
The Nation Newspaper -CHANNELS TELEVISION -Osun Defender (blog) -The Punch
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Plateau: 100-year-old man, 2 others killed in attack – The Nation Newspaper


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Plateau: 100-year-old man, 2 others killed in attack
The Nation Newspaper
A 100-year-old man, Ahmadu Hwie, and two others were killed by gunmen that attacked Huke, a rural settlement in Bassa Local Government of Plateau on Saturday. Also killed by the attackers that burnt 10 houses were Hwie Odo, 90, and Gado Kondo, 70 ...
Fulani herdsmen strike in Plateau, kill 8Daily Post Nigeria
5 Killed As Armed Fulani Herdsmen Raid Plateau Village360Nobs.com
Three killing, 10 houses burnt in suspected herdsmen attacks in PlateauTODAY.NG
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2019: Buhari is doing his best, but… – Sanyaolu – Vanguard


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2019: Buhari is doing his best, but… – Sanyaolu
Vanguard
Rev. (Dr) Adesina Sanyaolu, Senior Pastor, Chapel of Holiness Evangelical Intl. Aka Fountain of Living Spring, Lagos, speaks on the state of the nation. Adesina. What is your reaction to the state of the nation, especially state of insecurity and the ...
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I saw Yahaya Bello in decorated prison uniform – Dino Melaye [VIDEO] – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

I saw Yahaya Bello in decorated prison uniform – Dino Melaye [VIDEO]
Daily Post Nigeria
Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West, has revealed that in a recent dream he saw Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, in a well decorated embroidered prison uniform. This is coming after Gov. Bello reportedly threatened that many members of the ...
Kudos, knocks as Kogi governor marks two years in officeThe Eagle Online
I saw Gov Yahaya Bello in prison uniform – MelayeTheNewsGuru
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Plateau elders, youths laud Lalong for rejecting cattle colonies – Vanguard


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Plateau elders, youths laud Lalong for rejecting cattle colonies
Vanguard
Following the clarification made by the office of the governor of Plateau State to the effect that Governor Simon Bako Lalong has no plans whatsoever to cede any part of the State for cattle colony as planned by the federal government, the people of ...
Lalong hasn't approached us over cattle colonies – LG bosses, monarchsThe News
Lalong denies carving out land mass for cattle coloniesThe Nation Newspaper
Herdsmen: Lalong rejects creation of cattle colonies in PlateauNew Telegraph Newspaper
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You are justifying ungodly killings by herdsmen, CAN fires back at JNI – Vanguard


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You are justifying ungodly killings by herdsmen, CAN fires back at JNI
Vanguard
ABUJA – THE Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Saturday said the leaders of the Jama'atu Nasril Islam, JNI, were attempting to justify the ungodly killings by herdsmen across the country because they were allegedly complicit in the crime. JNI ...
In Nigeria, brutal attacks and a story of survivalCatholic News Agency
Muslims are responsible for herdsmen attack – CANInformation Nigeria
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2019 election: Gov Badaru speaks on contesting for presidency – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

2019 election: Gov Badaru speaks on contesting for presidency
Daily Post Nigeria
Jigawa State Governor, Muhammadu Badaru, has refuted reports that he is planning to contest for the 2019 Presidential election. Badaru, in a statement issued on Saturday in Dutse by his media aide, Malam Bello Zaki, disowned and disassociated himself ...
Badaru's challenges ahead of 2019 general electionDaily Trust

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Fulani herdsmen: Buhari’s Minister, Ali a disgrace to democracy, should be sacked – APC – Daily Post Nigeria


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Fulani herdsmen: Buhari's Minister, Ali a disgrace to democracy, should be sacked – APC
Daily Post Nigeria
Benue State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Saturday described the Minister of Defence, Mansur Ali as a “disgrace to democracy.” The state arm of the party made the call in response to the defence put up by the Minister for the killer ...
Defence Minister defends the indefensibleThe Nation Newspaper
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Benue APC demands defence minister's resignationThe Punch
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Ortom blasts Defence Minister, says “You’re dancing on blood, graves of innocent pregnant women” – Vanguard


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Ortom blasts Defence Minister, says “You're dancing on blood, graves of innocent pregnant women”
Vanguard
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state has lashed at the Minister of Defence, Mansur Muhammad Dan-Ali, over his comments on the recent killings in the state, saying he was allegedly complicit against Benue. Gov Samuel Ioraer Ortom. Ortom also stated that ...
Fulani herdsmen: Buhari's Minister, Ali a disgrace to democracy, should be sacked – APCDaily Post Nigeria
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Danger looms in LASU, Kogi varsity, ASUU alleges – Vanguard


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Danger looms in LASU, Kogi varsity, ASUU alleges
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THE Owerri zone of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) said yesterday that developments in Kogi State University and Lagos State University, LASU, were assuming dangerous dimension, urging the visitors to the two institutions to take ...
Kogi gov recruiting NCE holders to replace sacked lecturers, ASUU allegesThe Punch
ASUU Spits Fire Over Ongoing Crisis In Two State-owned UniversitiesNigeria News
ASUU slam's Ambode, Bello, over mismanagement of state owned UniversitiesNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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2019: APC zonal chairmen move against John Oyegun – Daily Post Nigeria


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2019: APC zonal chairmen move against John Oyegun
Daily Post Nigeria
Chairmen of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in the 6 geopolitical zones of the country have moved against the National Chairman of the party, Chief John Oyegun. The zonal Chairmen cited acts of indiscretion by the leadership, which ...
APC Zonal Chairmen deny attacking OyegunVanguard
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Major crisis brews in APC as all 6 zonal chairmen attack Oyegun's leadershipRipples Nigeria

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Strike: Oyo Government, labour resumes negotiation – Daily Trust


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Strike: Oyo Government, labour resumes negotiation
Daily Trust
The Oyo State Government and labour unions on Friday resumed negotiations over outstanding salaries owed some categories of workers in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in the state had on ...
EFCC speaks on Obasanjo's 'letter', ex-SGF Babachir Lawal's detentionPremium Times
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Governor Bello pledges to make Kogi Holland of Nigeria – Daily Trust


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Governor Bello pledges to make Kogi Holland of Nigeria
Daily Trust
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has pledged to make the state the Holland of Nigeria in terms of dairy milk production and other livestock products for other states to patronise. Bello made the promise at the Kogi State Agriculture Summit, tagged ...
Kogi gov recruiting NCE holders to replace sacked lecturers, ASUU allegesThe Punch
ASUU condemns KSU, LASU over harassment, intimidation of membersGuardian (blog)
Revenue from cashew nuts will surpass crude oil – KogiThe Nation Newspaper
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Niger Delta youths disagree with avengers on violence – The Nation Newspaper


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Niger Delta youths disagree with avengers on violence
The Nation Newspaper
NIGER Delta youths have urged the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) to permanently stop its continual threat to resume violent agitation in the region. In their communique, yesterday, the youths, who met in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, under the auspices of the ...
We haven't betrayed you, Clark tells Niger Delta AvengersThe Punch
PANDEF Rejects Cattle Colony, Asks Avengers To Embrace PeaceCHANNELS TELEVISION

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Suspected herdsmen attack female teachers in Ogun – The Nation Newspaper


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Suspected herdsmen attack female teachers in Ogun
The Nation Newspaper
Herdsmen who turned robbers have attacked and injured two female primary school teachers at the serene Onigbedu community in Ewekoro Local Government Area of Ogun State. The teachers were going to their school located on Thursday at Atola village in ...
Herdsmen attack Ogun teachers on way to schoolThe Punch

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Abia suspends CJ for alleged tyranny – The Nation Newspaper


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Abia suspends CJ for alleged tyranny
The Nation Newspaper
GOVERNOR Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State yesterday appointed Justice Obisike Oji as the Acting Chief Judge of the state moments after the State House of Assembly suspended the incumbent, Justice Theresa Uzokwe. He was immediately sworn in at the Executive ...
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Ambode and Participatory Governance – Vanguard


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Ambode and Participatory Governance
Vanguard
“There is no way anyone can manage a megacity State such as Lagos, unless you have this atmosphere of peace and harmony. A State as vast as Lagos, with multiplicity of needs and complex interests of her huge and diverse population, requires much more ...
Tinubu's death: Sports Minister, Dalung reactsDaily Post Nigeria
Ambode Deserves A Second Term- Lanre RazakSaharaReporters.com
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