Daily Archives: January 11, 2018

Again, Explosion Rocks Escravos Pipeline – Independent Newspapers Limited


Independent Newspapers Limited

Again, Explosion Rocks Escravos Pipeline
Independent Newspapers Limited
Abuja – A fresh explosion has again ruptured the Escravos to Lagos Pipeline (ELP) along Egbokodo-Omadino, in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State to restore supplies from Escravos. The attack is coming barely few days after the Nigerian ...
Confusion in Warri as Explosion Rocks NGC PipelineTHISDAY Newspapers
Explosion hits major gas pipeline in NigeriaChannel NewsAsia
Explosion hits major Nigerian gas pipelineDaily News & Analysis
Financial Watch Newspaper (press release) (blog) -Interfax Global Energy
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Anti-Open Grazing Law: We’re never consulted – Miyetti Allah – TODAY.NG


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Anti-Open Grazing Law: We're never consulted – Miyetti Allah
TODAY.NG
Fulani socio-cultural organisation, the Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, has said they were never consulted or their opinions included in the Anti-Open Grazing law that became operational in Benue State since November 1st, 2017. That, according to observers ...

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Benue Attacks: IGP Idris vows to apprehend perpetrators – P.M. News


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Benue Attacks: IGP Idris vows to apprehend perpetrators
P.M. News
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, has vowed to fish out perpetrators of the Jan. 1 attacks on Benue villages. The attackers invaded five villages in Guma and Logo Local Governments where they killed 73 persons and displaced ...
IGP Apologises Over Comments Made On Benue KillingCHANNELS TELEVISION
Benue Killings: IGP Vows To Apprehend, Prosecute PerpetratorsIndependent Newspapers Limited
Benue killings: I was misunderstood – IGPBlueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
Ripples Nigeria -The Eagle Online -thewillnigeria (press release) (blog) -Fellow Press (press release)
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Nigerian Army discovers arms factory in Nasarawa [PHOTOS] – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Nigerian Army discovers arms factory in Nasarawa [PHOTOS]
Daily Post Nigeria
In a statement signed by Brigadier-General Sani Kukasheka Usman on Wednesday, it was revealed that the suspect, Mohammed Bello, was apprehended along Akwanga highway in Nasarawa State. Usman said the suspect has been selling the guns to criminals ...
Troops arrest gun runner, arms manufacturer in NasarawaVanguard
Soldiers arrest 'gunrunner, arms manufacturer' in NasarawaPremium Times
Army Recovers Guns And Ammunition From Illegal Arms Dealer (Photos)Naija News
Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)
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Nigerian returnees from Libya are Buhari’s children – Nigerian government – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Nigerian returnees from Libya are Buhari's children – Nigerian government
Daily Post Nigeria
Isaac Adewole, Minister of Health, has described Nigerian returnees from Libya as “President Muhammadu Buhari's children.” The Minister made the remark while warning Nigerians against stigmatizing the returnees who are arriving Nigeria from Libya to ...
Libya returnees: Health Minister cautions against stigmaDaily Trust
A'Ibom promises 8 returnees from Libya adequate careThe Nation Newspaper
Ugwuanyi Receives Enugu Returnees From LibyaCHANNELS TELEVISION
Leadership Newspapers -Premium Times -The Punch -360Nobs.com
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No more fire in President Buhari’s belly – Vanguard


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No more fire in President Buhari's belly
Vanguard
I READ one of President Muhammadu Buhari's ministers say that his boss is poised to seek re-election in 2019. Before his poorly-packaged, unsolicited public service announcement, there were media reports that former Rivers governor and current minister ...
Benue Killings: Why we're not going after killer herdsmen now – PolicePremium Times
Killings by herdsmen: Soyinka lambasts FG, death toll in Taraba risesThe Punch
Army deploys special forces to Benue, Taraba, NasarawaDaily Trust
CHANNELS TELEVISION -The Nation Newspaper -THISDAY Newspapers -Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
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Anambra Central: Why we must conduct re-run election, INEC tells court – Vanguard


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Anambra Central: Why we must conduct re-run election, INEC tells court
Vanguard
ABUJA – The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Wednesday, gave reasons behind its decision to conduct a re-run election for Anambra Central Senatorial District, despite the Federal High Court judgement that ordered it to issue ...
Anambra Central rerun: Police to deploy 4300 officersDaily Post Nigeria
Why we'll go ahead with Anambra central senatorial rerun — INECDaily Trust
Police deploy 4300 men for Anambra senatorial rerunThe Punch
The Nation Newspaper -THISDAY Newspapers -Independent Newspapers Limited -Ripples Nigeria
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Union confirms attack on Nigerians in S/Africa – Fellow Press (press release)


Fellow Press (press release)

Union confirms attack on Nigerians in S/Africa
Fellow Press (press release)
The Nigerian Community in South Africa, say, four members are in critical condition in the hospital while some shops have been burnt in renewed attacks by South Africans. Mr Paul Nwanedo, chairman, Nigerian Union, North West Province chapter told the ...
Again Nigerians attacked in S/AfricaVanguard

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El Zakzaky may die in detention – Shi’tes cry out – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

El Zakzaky may die in detention – Shi'tes cry out
Daily Post Nigeria
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, yesterday, raised the alarm that their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem El Zakzaky, who had been held in detention for over two years, may die in government custody. Addressing a press conference in Kaduna, Chairman of the ...
We've right to protest for Sheikh Zakzaky's release - Islamic movementDaily Trust
Zakzaky may die in detention – Shi'itesVanguard
Police arrests 52 Shi'ites member in AbujaInformation Nigeria
Premium Times -Ahlul Bayt News Agency: Providing Shia News (press release) -Nigeria Today -Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
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Handshake Across the Niger: New game plan in Nigeria – Vanguard


Vanguard

Handshake Across the Niger: New game plan in Nigeria
Vanguard
Today's meeting of Yoruba and Igbo socio-political leaders framed as Handshake Across the Niger is bound to review and possibly upset the traditional pattern of political power arrangement that has kept the Igbo and Yoruba taking turns to form ...
South-East governors' forum lambast organizers of 'Handshake across the Niger' conferenceDaily Post Nigeria
Politics, prospects of a handshake across the NigerGuardian (blog)
Nigeria: Ebonyi to Boycott 'Handshake Across the Niger' Conference - GovernorAllAfrica.com
Ripples Nigeria
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Buhari appoints aide as NIA DG – Vanguard


Vanguard

Buhari appoints aide as NIA DG
Vanguard
ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Ahmed Rufai Abubakar as the substantive Director General of the National Intelligence Agency, NIA. President Buhari. Abubakar, who is a retired career foreign service officer, was before ...
Buhari appoints substantive NIA DGPremium Times
PMB Appoints Ahmed Abubakar DG NIALeadership Newspapers
President Buhari Appoints Ahmed Abubakar As NIA DGCHANNELS TELEVISION
The Punch -Naija News -Guardian (blog) -TVC News
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Ambode Has Done So Well Within A Short Period – Ajomale – Independent Newspapers Limited


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Ambode Has Done So Well Within A Short Period – Ajomale
Independent Newspapers Limited
Otunba Henry Oladele Ajomale, state chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Lagos state chapter. In this interview with journalists, he speaks on the performance of the state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, automatic ticket and efforts being made ...
Ambode insists on quality education for Lagos childrenVanguard
Ambode inaugurates model schoolThe Nation Newspaper
Governor Ambode insists on quality education for Lagos childrenTODAY.NG
New Telegraph Newspaper -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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CAN advocates secure borders to control influx of foreign herders – Vanguard


CAN advocates secure borders to control influx of foreign herders
Vanguard
YOLA—PIQUED by the incessant farmers/herders clashes, Adamawa State chapter of Christian Association Nigeria, CAN, has tasked governments at all levels to beef up security around the nation's borders to control influx of foreign herdsmen. herdsmen ...
CAN asks FG to curb influx of foreign herdersDaily Trust

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Comply with Electoral Act within 90 days, INEC charges parties – Vanguard


Vanguard

Comply with Electoral Act within 90 days, INEC charges parties
Vanguard
ABUJA—Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has warned political parties to ensure immediate compliance with Electoral Act or risk sanctions. INEC National Chairman, Mahamood Yakubu addressing pressmen on new release of 2019 Election Time ...
INEC registers 21 new political partiesDaily Post Nigeria
UPDATED: INEC announces timetable for 2019 electionsPremium Times
ANN, 20 others get INEC's registration certificateThe Nation Newspaper
New Telegraph Newspaper -THISDAY Newspapers -The Eagle Online -SaharaReporters.com
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Yusuf Buhari as a metaphor for Nigeria’s health sector – The Punch


The Punch

Yusuf Buhari as a metaphor for Nigeria's health sector
The Punch
Last weekend, some national dailies reported the appreciation of the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, to the medical personnel tending to the needs of her son, Yusuf, who was involved in a bike accident last month. The letter, which came ...
Presidency keeps mum over Yusuf Buhari's status in hospitalVanguard
Yusuf Buhari unresponsive to treatment, to be flown to Germany tonightDaily Post Nigeria
Yusuf Buhari To Be Transferred To Germany For Further Treatment Over Brain InjurySaharaReporters.com
Daily Trust -Information Nigeria -Peace FM Online -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Herdsmen’ve declared war on Nigeria – Soyinka – Vanguard


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Herdsmen've declared war on Nigeria – Soyinka
Vanguard
Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, said yesterday that herdsmen have declared war on Nigeria and urged President Muhammadu Buhari to stop their activities without further evasiveness. SOYINKA. Soyinka, in a statement, entitled ''Impunity Rides Again ...
We will make laws to prevent troubled herdsmen from coming to Ebonyi – UmahiDaily Post Nigeria
Killings by herdsmen: Soyinka lambasts FG, death toll in Taraba risesThe Punch
Why herdsmen are killing our people, by governorThe Nation Newspaper
New Telegraph Newspaper -YNaija -THISDAY Newspapers -The Streetjournal
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Aminu, ex-Vice President Atiku’s son, snatches son from ex-wife – Vanguard


Vanguard

Aminu, ex-Vice President Atiku's son, snatches son from ex-wife
Vanguard
Lagos—Aminu Atiku, the son of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, yesterday, ran away with his seven-year-old son shortly after a Tinubu Magistrate's Court granted his estranged wife, Unmi Fatima Bolori, custody of the children. Bolori's counsel ...
Custody battle: Atiku's son loses to wifePremium Times
Atiku's son 'flees with child' after losing custody battle to ex-wifeTheCable
Atiku's son escapes with son as court awards wife custody of kidsThe Nation Newspaper
Verge24 (blog) -Daily Post Nigeria -thewillnigeria (press release) (blog) -The Eagle Online
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Quality Assurance honours retirees, others – The Nation Newspaper


Quality Assurance honours retirees, others
The Nation Newspaper
Lagos State Deputy Governor Dr Idiat Oluranti Adebuleujnn has praised retirees of the Office of Education Quality Assurance (OEQA), Ministry of Education for their commitment to improving quality of education in public and private schools while in ...

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Expose corrupt elements, Magu advises Nigerians – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Expose corrupt elements, Magu advises Nigerians
The Nation Newspaper
The Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu asked Nigerians to be courageous to expose the corrupt elements in the society. He also advised Nigerian media to take ownership of the fight against corruption. He ...
Fake officials executing search warrants, says EFCCThe Punch
'Fake EFCC officials target lawmakers, politicians'New Telegraph Newspaper
EFCC warns Nigerians of fake officials executing search warrantsTV360

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US varsity donates e-library to College – The Nation Newspaper


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US varsity donates e-library to College
The Nation Newspaper
In fulfillment of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Adeyemi College of Education (ACE), Ondo and the Southern University, International Centre for Information Technology and Development (ICITD), Baton Rouge, Louisiana last November, the ...
US varsity donates e-library worth $240000 to Ondo collegeGuardian (blog)

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INEC registers 21 new political parties – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

INEC registers 21 new political parties
Daily Post Nigeria
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has given 21 newly registered political parties certificates of operation. INEC presented the certificates to representatives of the parties at its national headquarters in Abuja on Wednesday. The ...
Court to rule on Anambra Central election a day to scheduled datePremium Times
Drama over Anambra central senatorial re-runThe Nation Newspaper
14 candidates to contest Anambra senatorial re-runVanguard
Daily Trust -The Streetjournal -The Eagle Online -SaharaReporters.com
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FRSC speaks on job recruitment – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

FRSC speaks on job recruitment
Daily Post Nigeria
The Federal Road Safety Corps on wednesday dismissed reports that it was currently carrying out recruitment exercise. In a statement issued by the Corps Public Education Officer, Bisi Kazeem, the FRSC said it was not responsible for any online job ...
FRSC not recruiting — OfficialPremium Times
FRSC disowns online job advertisementsThe Eagle Online

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Lagos showcases ‘modern’ initiative to take waste off streets – Premium Times


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Lagos showcases 'modern' initiative to take waste off streets
Premium Times
The Lagos State Government and a private waste operator, Visionscape Sanitation Solutions, on Wednesday showcased a Transfer Loading Station in Lagos Island as part of efforts to rid the state of solid wastes. Thomas Forgacs, the Chief Operating ...
Lagos to evacuate 5000 tonnes of refuse daily to new Epe landfillVanguard
Visionscape takes delivery of waste management equipmentThe Nation Newspaper
CLI: Visionscape takes delivery of 100 Trucks, invests $50m in first phaseP.M. News

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Don’t allow herdsmen kill our people, Fayose charges Ekiti hunters – Vanguard


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Don't allow herdsmen kill our people, Fayose charges Ekiti hunters
Vanguard
Ado-Ekiti-Governor Ayodele Fayose has raised the alarm that some Fulani herdsmen have started a surreptitious move into the outskirts of Ekiti with an alleged aim to kill and maim people. Fayose who said the move was targeted at rubbishing his anti ...
Herdsmen planning to invade Ekiti – FayosePremium Times
Ekiti 2018: Fayose is playing GodThe Nation Newspaper
PHOTONEWS: Fayose wears camouflage, charges Ekiti hunters against attackersDaily Post Nigeria
CHANNELS TELEVISION -The Eagle Online -Daily Trust -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Kogi to empower 100000 through Agriculture – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Kogi to empower 100000 through Agriculture
Daily Trust
The Kogi State government has said that it will empower over 100,000 persons through engagement in Accelerated Agricultural Production in various crops value chains in 2018. State Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr Kehinde Oloruntoba disclosed on ...
2019 election: Faleke lists reasons Buhari will fail woefully in KogiDaily Post Nigeria
Buhari may lose Kogi in 2019, APC's ex-campaign chief saysThe Punch
Workers set for short down with BelloBlueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
Ripples Nigeria
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150 doctors protest in Calabar against kidnap of colleague – Vanguard


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150 doctors protest in Calabar against kidnap of colleague
Vanguard
Over 150 doctors from private, public and missionary hospitals and those in tertiary institutions in Cross River, on Wednesday, protested in Calabar against the kidnap of their colleague, Dr Emem Udoh. Udoh, a Senior Registrar in the Department of ...
Cross River's doctors shut down Governor's office, disrupt official functions over kidnapDaily Post Nigeria
Doctors shut down Cross River hospitals over kidnappingLagos (press release)

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Admission: UI admits 3783 out of 56172 applicants for 2017/2018 – Vanguard


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Admission: UI admits 3783 out of 56172 applicants for 2017/2018
Vanguard
The University of Ibadan on Wednesday said it recommended 3, 783 candidates to the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) for admission for the 2017/2018 academic session. The Deputy Vice Chancellor (DVC), Academics, Prof. Adeyinka Aderinto ...
University of Ibadan to admit 3783 out of 56172 candidatesTODAY.NG

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Gunshots In Abuja As Police Forcefully Disperse Protesting Shiites – SaharaReporters.com


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Gunshots In Abuja As Police Forcefully Disperse Protesting Shiites
SaharaReporters.com
The police fired shots on Wednesday morning in Abuja as they forcefully dispersed protesting members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN. by Idris Ibrahim Jan 10, 2018. The police fired shots on Wednesday morning in Abuja as they forcefully ...
Shiites vow to continue procession despite incessant attacks by Nigerian policePremium Times
Again, police crack down on protesting Shi'ites in AbujaTheCable
Day two: Several injured as police attack Shiite protesters in AbujaTheNewsGuru

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