Daily Archives: January 16, 2018

EFCC re-arraigns ex-FCT Minister, Akinjide – Daily Post Nigeria


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EFCC re-arraigns ex-FCT Minister, Akinjide
Daily Post Nigeria
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday re-arraigned a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Jumoke Akinjide before a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos. Akinjide was re-arraigned before Justice Muslim Hassan ...
EFCC re-arraigns ex FCT Minister, others, over fraudVanguard
650m Fraud: EFCC Re-arraigns Former FCT Minister, Jumoke Akinjide, OthersLeadership Newspapers
Former FCT minister, senator, PDP chief docked on N650 money laundering chargeDaily Trust
SaharaReporters.com -The Streetjournal -The Punch -The Nation Newspaper
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APDA to FG, find solution to herdsmen/farmers clashes – Vanguard


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APDA to FG, find solution to herdsmen/farmers clashes
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Abuja – The Advanced People's Democratic Alliance (APDA) has called on the Federal Government to as a matter of urgency find lasting solution to herdsmen/farmers clashes in the country. Dokpesi, others float new political party APDA Malam Mohammed ...

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Court dissolves 10-year marriage over drunkenness, threat to life – Vanguard


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Court dissolves 10-year marriage over drunkenness, threat to life
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Ibadan – The Idi-Ogungun Customary Court at Agodi in Ibadan on Tuesday dissolved 10-year-old marriage between Opeyemi and her husband, Akeem Afolayan, over habitual drunkenness and threat to life. Chief Mukaila Balogun, the President of the court, held ...

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Fire guts 10-hectared Daje Palm Oil Farm in Langtang – Vanguard


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Fire guts 10-hectared Daje Palm Oil Farm in Langtang
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Langtang (Plateau) – Fire has gutted down the 10-hectared Daje Palm Oil Farm in Sabon-Gida, Langtang South Local Government, Plateau State, licking up more than 4,000 palm trees. California-fire. Also burnt by the weekend fire were 500 cashew trees ...

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Boko Haram: Many feared killed in Adamawa fresh attack – Daily Post Nigeria


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Boko Haram: Many feared killed in Adamawa fresh attack
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Many people were reportedly feared dead and others abducted on Monday night in a fresh attack by Boko Haram insurgents on Pallam community in Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa. Fleeing residents in the community said the attack by suspected ...
Boko Haram kills three, loot propertyDaily Trust
Three Feared Dead In Fresh Boko Haram Attack On AdamawaCHANNELS TELEVISION
Boko Haram attacks Adamawa villageTV360

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Police confirm death of kidnapped Taraba lawmaker – WorldStage


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Police confirm death of kidnapped Taraba lawmaker
WorldStage
The Police Command in Taraba on Monday confirmed the death of Mr Hosea Ibi, a member representing Takum 1 constituency in the Taraba House of Assembly, in the hands of kidnappers. The Public Relations Officer of the command, ASP David Misal, made the ...
Decomposing body of kidnapped Taraba lawmaker, Hosea Ibi foundVanguard
Kidnapped Taraba Lawmaker Found DeadAfrica Independent Television
Abducted Nigerian lawmaker killedPremium Times
Leadership Newspapers -Daily Post Nigeria -Daily Trust -Naija News
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Nigeria heading towards anarchy, disintegration, Coomasie warns – Vanguard


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Nigeria heading towards anarchy, disintegration, Coomasie warns
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Kaduna —Chairman of Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, and former Inspector-General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim Coomassie, has warned that Nigeria was heading towards anarchy and eventual disintegration as a result of bad governance, nepotism and corruption ...
Nigeria heading towards anarchy – Arewa Consultative Forum warnsDaily Post Nigeria
Ex-Police Boss Coomasie Blames Governors For Herdsmen-Farmers ConflictCHANNELS TELEVISION
Country Risks Disintegration if Herdsmen, Farmers Crisis Not Well Managed – ACFThe Streetjournal
Premium Times -TODAY.NG -The Punch -New Telegraph Newspaper
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Fulani herdsmen: Cardinal Onaiyekan breaks silence on Benue killings – Daily Post Nigeria


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Fulani herdsmen: Cardinal Onaiyekan breaks silence on Benue killings
Daily Post Nigeria
The metropolitan Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, has expressed worries over the recent killing of over 70 persons in Benue State. The former president of the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN), said it wasn't as if two ...
The Hand Of Esau And The Voice Of JacobModern Ghana (press release) (blog)
Herdsmen killings: Imperative of invocation of self defence provision, by Kayode AjuloThe Eagle Online
Fulani Herdsmen Kill Traditional Ruler In Taraba StateNigeria News
Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release) -Caj News Africa
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MURIC blasts FG over N40m gift to ex-presidents – Vanguard


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MURIC blasts FG over N40m gift to ex-presidents
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Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, an NGO, has decried the payment of N40 million each, to former presidents and heads of state. Gowon, OBJ, Shagari, IBB, Shonekan, Abdulsalami, Jonathan and Buhari. MURIC made its position known in a statement issued by its ...
MURIC frowns at N40m payment to ex-presidentsThe Eagle Online
NGO Group Scold FG Over N40 Million Gift To Former PresidentsNigeria News

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MASSOB praises Obiano, Ikpeazu for rejecting grazing colonies for herdsmen – Vanguard


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MASSOB praises Obiano, Ikpeazu for rejecting grazing colonies for herdsmen
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NNEWI—THE Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign state of Biafra, MASSOB, has expressed delight over the positions of Anambra and Abia states governments on the Federal Government's alleged plan to establish grazing colonies for Fulani ...
Fulani herdsmen planning to establish Emirs in Igboland, middle Belt – MASSOBDaily Post Nigeria
MASSOB commends Obiano, Ikpeazu for rejecting cattle colonyNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Lagos Sanitation: Visionscape modernises transfer loading stations – Vanguard


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Lagos Sanitation: Visionscape modernises transfer loading stations
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Visionscape Sanitation Solutions, a waste management company, has completed the refurbishment of the Tapa Transfer Loading Station, TLS in Lagos Island with acquisition of 100 categories of trucks embedded with cutting-edge technology in readiness for ...

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APC’s Rising Profile In Rivers State – Leadership Newspapers


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APC's Rising Profile In Rivers State
Leadership Newspapers
When Chief Dumo Lulu Briggs urged Rivers people like my humble self to embrace the All Progressives Congress (APC) last year, we did not hesitate to jump ship considering the way the ruling party in the state had failed to show responsible leadership ...
Delta LG polls: Admit you lost, PDP tells APC candidatesVanguard
After losing Anambra, APC eyes Enugu, Abia, Ebonyi for 2019Guardian (blog)

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EFCC set to seize $8435788.84, N7.35bn from Patience Jonathan – The News


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EFCC set to seize $8435788.84, N7.35bn from Patience Jonathan
The News
Nigeria's foremost anti-graft agency, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC has filed fresh application before a Federal high court in Lagos South West Nigeria seeking the order of the court to seize funds in 15 bank accounts linked to the ...
Lagos High Court strikes out EFCC forfeiture application against Patience JonathanVanguard
Patience Jonathan blocks EFCC's move to seize N7.35 billion, $8.5 millionPremium Times
EFCC Asks Court To Grant Interim Forfeiture Of Patience Jonathan's $3.6mCHANNELS TELEVISION
The Eagle Online -The Nation Newspaper -SaharaReporters.com -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Armed Forces Remembrance Day: APC speaks on Buhari’s efforts – Daily Post Nigeria


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Armed Forces Remembrance Day: APC speaks on Buhari's efforts
Daily Post Nigeria
The All Progressives Congress, APC, on Monday assured that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government is committed towards ensuring the protection of Nigerians. APC stressed that Buhari's administration would ensure that Nigerians across the ...
Ambode urges nigerians to embrace dialogue in conflict resolutionVanguard
Dogara seeks improved funding, welfare of armed forcesBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Nigeria is largest shareholder in AfDB – FaalThe Punch
P.M. News -Information Nigeria -The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog) -SundiataPost (press release) (blog)
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Fayemi reacts to Ekiti ban on him, carpets Fayose – Daily Post Nigeria


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Fayemi reacts to Ekiti ban on him, carpets Fayose
Daily Post Nigeria
Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has reacted to the white paper submitted to Ekiti Governor Ayo Fayose by a panel set up to investigate the finances of the state between 2010 and 2014. His spokesman, Olayinka Oyebode, said the ...
Ekiti govt bans Fayemi from holding public officePremium Times
ICYMI: Ekiti bars Fayemi from holding public officeThe Punch
Ekiti bans Fayemi from holding public office for 10 yearsThe Eagle Online
The Nation Newspaper -The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog) -Independent Newspapers Limited -YNaija
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Police arrest woman for allegedly impersonating Aisha Buhari – Vanguard


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Police arrest woman for allegedly impersonating Aisha Buhari
Vanguard
Abuja – The Police Command in the FCT has arrested a woman, Aisha Bello, 37, for allegedly impersonating Mrs Aisha Buahri in Abuja. Fake Aisha Buhari. The Commissioner of Police in the FCT, Mr Sadiq Bello, disclosed this while presenting the suspect ...
Police arrests Aisha Buhari's impersonatorDaily Post Nigeria
Woman arrested for impersonating Aisha BuhariThe Nation Newspaper
Police nab Aisha Buhari's impostor in AbujaNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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If 50% of govs perform like Obaseki, Nigeria will fulfil its destiny – Obasanjo – Vanguard


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If 50% of govs perform like Obaseki, Nigeria will fulfil its destiny – Obasanjo
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Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has said that Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, needs the far-reaching support of the Federal Government and well-meaning international organisations to stem the tide of human trafficking. L-R): (front row ...
We Are Desirous Of Showcasing Our Culture-CommissionerNigerian Observer
Obasanjo Pays Courtesy Visit To ObasekiCHANNELS TELEVISION
Former President commends Gov. Obaseki's performanceP.M. News

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Youths chant “Ole, ole” at Ozekhome during annual lecture – Vanguard


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Youths chant “Ole, ole” at Ozekhome during annual lecture
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There was a mild drama on Monday in Lagos during the 14th Gani Fawehinmi Annual Lecture when protesters booed Mr. Mike Ozekhome, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) who was scheduled to speak. The annual lecture has as its theme, “Federalism ...
Youth jeer at Ozekhome at Gani Fawehinmi lecture, accuse him of defending corrupt peoplePremium Times
Mike Ozhekhome Embarrassed At 14th Gani Fawehinmi Annual SymposiumSaharaReporters.com
Ozekhome mobbed at Fawehinmi lecture for 'defending corrupt politicians'The Nation Newspaper
The Punch -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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