Daily Archives: January 13, 2018

3 policemen dismissed for wrongful use of firearms in Lagos – Vanguard


Vanguard

3 policemen dismissed for wrongful use of firearms in Lagos
Vanguard
The Lagos State Police Command on Saturday announced the dismissal of three policemen for allegedly shooting recklessly while on duty. The spokesman of the command, SP Chike Oti, confirmed the dismissal to newsmen, saying the policemen were dismissed ...
Police dismiss 3 personnel in Lagos for wrongful use of firearmsPremium Times
Shootings: 3 Policemen dismissed, to face murder trial in LagosThe News
Police dismiss three cops for reckless shootingThe Nation Newspaper
Guardian (blog)
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NYSC announces resumption date for new set of Corps members – Premium Times


Premium Times

NYSC announces resumption date for new set of Corps members
Premium Times
The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has fixed January 16 for the opening of orientation camps for prospective Batch B, Stream 2, corps members nationwide. The NYSC announced this on its Facebook page on Saturday . The management of the Scheme said ...
NYSC asks corps members posted to 4 states to re-print call-up lettersDaily Post Nigeria
Date for 2017 Batch B stream 2 orientation program announcedPulse Nigeria

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Pandemonium as gunmen takeover Makurdi, 1 feared dead – Daily Post Nigeria


The Nation Newspaper

Pandemonium as gunmen takeover Makurdi, 1 feared dead
Daily Post Nigeria
Information reaching us from Makurdi, the Benue State capital says gunmen have taken grip of the mourning state right now as the area is under intense attack. This is coming barely 48 hours after the bodies of 73 locals slain by Fulani herdsmen were ...
Hausa-Fulani youths protest in BenueThe Nation Newspaper
Tension mounts as youth clash with Hausa community in MakurdiTheCable
BREAKING: Danger as Gunmen Overrun Makurdi, one dead(Details)Politics Nigeria

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2019: Shehu Sani blasts Buhari’s re-election bid – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

2019: Shehu Sani blasts Buhari's re-election bid
Daily Post Nigeria
Senator representing Kaduna central, Shehu Sani, has called for end to President Muhammadu Buhari's re-election campaigns. Sen. Shehu Sani urged Buhari to abandon his second term ambition and address the security situation and other challenges issues ...
President Buhari and violent herdsmen – Dr. Ugoji EgbujoVanguard
Farmer/Herders Clash: Presidency In The Eye Of The StormLeadership Newspapers
Obstructing the Maina probe proves Buhari is behind his reinstatementTheCable
Daily Trust -360Nobs.com -The Punch -SIGNAL (press release)
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Drama as trial of ‘killer’ of 8-year- old girl begins – The News


The News

Drama as trial of 'killer' of 8-year- old girl begins
The News
The trial of suspected ritualist, Ifeanyi Dike, commenced on Friday at the Rivers State High Court Number 9, where he was arraigned before Justice Adolphus Enebeli. A mild drama ensued in court as Ifeanyi Dike, gave a loud shout after his case was ...
Dike, suspected ritual killer of niece, slumps in courtVanguard
Suspected ritual killer, Dike, slumps in courtTVC News
Alleged child killer, Ifeanyi Dike, two others arraignedGuardian (blog)
CHANNELS TELEVISION
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Omoku massacre: Okotubo reveals how Don Waney gathered them to plan mass killing – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Omoku massacre: Okotubo reveals how Don Waney gathered them to plan mass killing
Daily Post Nigeria
The Nigerian police has revealed the steps it took in arresting Desmond Okotubo, a kidnap kingpin and one of the top followers of late Don Waney. The police also said Okotubo revealed how Don Waney gathered them and briefed them on the New Year attack ...
Don Waney worked for politicians – Captured gang memberThe Punch
DON WANEY: The Rise and fall of a KINGPINNew Telegraph Newspaper
IG sets up panel to fish out suspects behind Rivers killingNigerian Observer
Guardian (blog)
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Ambode calls for reflection to prevent war, unrest – P.M. News


P.M. News

Ambode calls for reflection to prevent war, unrest
P.M. News
Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos has urged Nigerians to reflect deeply on the causes of wars, unrest and agitation in order to prevent them. Ambode made the call on Friday at a Special Juma'at prayer held at the Secretariat Mosque, Alausa, Ikeja, to ...
Education: Lagos adopts new strategy to end gender disparityVanguard
Ambode swears in two permanent secretariesThe Punch
Lagos State IGR rises to N503.7b in 2017Financial Watch Newspaper (press release) (blog)
New Telegraph Newspaper
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Stop Playing God with our Father’s Assets, Kudirat’s Son Tells Kola, Deji – THISDAY Newspapers


THISDAY Newspapers

Stop Playing God with our Father's Assets, Kudirat's Son Tells Kola, Deji
THISDAY Newspapers
Crisis is brewing in the house of late Moshood Abiola, with one of his sons, Abdul Mumuni Abiola, calling on his brothers, Kola, Deji and Agboola to come clean on the properties of their late father and “stop playing god.” Abiola, the man widely ...
MKO Abiola's children: Our lives in danger over our father's propertiesNew Telegraph Newspaper
MKO Abiola's properties: Son accuses Kola, Deji and Agboola of 'playing god'The Punch
20 Years After Death : MKO Abiola's Children Still Fighting Over PropertyIndependent Newspapers Limited
TheNewsGuru -Royal News (satire) (press release) (blog)
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I have not withdrawn from 2019 presidential race – Fayose – Vanguard


Vanguard

I have not withdrawn from 2019 presidential race – Fayose
Vanguard
Ado Ekiti-The Governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, yesterday declared that his presidential ambition is still very much intact, in spite of the fact that the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) had zoned the ticket to the North. Fayose. Speaking ...
Fulani herdsmen: Fayose releases emergency linesDaily Post Nigeria
2019: I'm Still In The Presidential Race, Says FayoseLeadership Newspapers
I'm still in presidential race —FayoseNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
Politics Nigeria -Nigeria Today -The Eagle Online -Independent Newspapers Limited
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Chief Emami, Itsekiri prime minister explodes – Vanguard


Vanguard

Chief Emami, Itsekiri prime minister explodes
Vanguard
THE Ologbotsere (Prime Minister) of Warri Kingdom, Chief Ayirimi Emami, has lamented that the current Delta State Government, led by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, has allegedly neglected the Itsekiri ethnic nationality in terms of development in the last two ...

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Lagos Airport security impounds Davido’s 17 luggage after fight with bodyguards – Vanguard


Vanguard

Lagos Airport security impounds Davido's 17 luggage after fight with bodyguards
Vanguard
Security agencies attached to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport ,MMIA, Lagos have impounded 17 check-in luggage of the Nigerian musician, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido after his bodyguards beat up Federal Airports Authority of ...
Davido's Aide Arrested And Detained With Singer's Luggage At MMIA After Clash With Airport Security OperativesNigerian Entertainment Today
Davido's crew member imprisoned for assaulting airport staffInformation Nigeria
Davido's Crew Member Held In Prison Custody Until He Perfects Bail ConditionsSaharaReporters.com
The Nation Newspaper -The Eagle Online
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Benue killings: ACF sets up committee on anti-grazing law – The Punch


The Punch

Benue killings: ACF sets up committee on anti-grazing law
The Punch
Pan-Northern socio-cultural group, the Arewa Consultative Forum, said it had constituted a committee on how best to handle the anti-open grazing law which has been a bone of contention in some parts of the North. The implementation of the law is ...
Benue killings: Jang blasts Gov Lalong over comments against OrtomDaily Post Nigeria
Tiv community wants killer herdsmen declared as terroristsThe Nation Newspaper
If The Federal Government Cant Protect Us We Will Raise An Army- UnongoSaharaReporters.com
Vanguard -CHANNELS TELEVISION -TheCable -National Accord
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Buhari congratulates JK Randle at 74 – Vanguard


Vanguard

Buhari congratulates JK Randle at 74
Vanguard
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated renowned Chartered Accountant and administrator, Bashorun John K. Randle, as he turns 74 today. President Buhari in a statement signed by Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Chief Femi Adesina yesterday ...

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Suspected Ritual Killer, Ifeanyi Dike, Collapses During Trial – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Suspected Ritual Killer, Ifeanyi Dike, Collapses During Trial
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Suspected Ritual Killer, Ifeanyi Dike, Collapses During Trial First accused person Ifeanyi Dike (right) after his arraignment at the Rivers State High Court, Port Harcourt. Suspected ritualist, Ifeanyi Dike, collapsed on Friday when his trial commenced ...

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Appeal court upholds interim forfeiture of Patience Jonathan’s $5.8m, N2.5bn – NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)


NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

Appeal court upholds interim forfeiture of Patience Jonathan's $5.8m, N2.5bn
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
Patience Jonathan The Court of Appeal, Lagos Division, on Friday, upheld the order of interim forfeiture of the sum of $5, 842, 316.66 and N2, 421, 953, 522.78 traced to the accounts of the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience, to the ...

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2019: 7 Northern govs meet Buhari behind closed door – Vanguard


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2019: 7 Northern govs meet Buhari behind closed door
Vanguard
ABUJA – SEVEN Northern governors, Friday, met with President Muhammadu Buhari in closed-door after the Friday Juma'at service at the State House Mosque, Presidential Villa, Abuja. Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State; Governor Yahya Belo of Kogi ...
Seven APC governors ask Buhari to run in 2019Premium Times
2019: Why PMB Must Re-contest — GovernorsLeadership Newspapers
No apologies backing Buhari's re-election bid, say Ganduje, Lalong, five other northern govsThe Nation Newspaper
CHANNELS TELEVISION -Daily Trust -Daily Post Nigeria -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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