Daily Archives: January 18, 2018

Benue Killings: Police PRO is herdsmen spokesman – Gov. Ortom alleges – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Benue Killings: Police PRO is herdsmen spokesman – Gov. Ortom alleges
Daily Post Nigeria
Benue state government has accused the Nigeria police of taking sides with Fulani herdsmen by claiming that Benue militia groups were armed with AK 47. Jimoh Moshood had stated that the police had evidences showing that the ranch guards were armed with ...
Killings: 'Mischievous Politicians' Are Worsening Situation – PoliceCHANNELS TELEVISION

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Wike To Nigerians: Supporting APC In 2019 Is Akin To Digging Nation’s Grave – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Wike To Nigerians: Supporting APC In 2019 Is Akin To Digging Nation's Grave
Leadership Newspapers
Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, declared that supporting the All Progressives Congress (APC) to form the Federal Government in 2019 is akin to digging the nation's grave, as the country is already dead since they gained control in 2015 ...
Why we are pleased with Wike – APCDaily Post Nigeria
Rivers Residents Endorse Wike For Second TermCHANNELS TELEVISION
Thousands storm P-Harcourt Govt House, endorse Wike for re-electionVanguard
The Nation Newspaper -Africa Independent Television -The News -THISDAY Newspapers
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Newly sworn-in Senator, Victor Umeh reinforces commitment to national unity – Daily Post Nigeria


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Newly sworn-in Senator, Victor Umeh reinforces commitment to national unity
Daily Post Nigeria
The newly sworn-in lawmaker representing Anambra Central Senatorial district, Victor Umeh has said that he was committed to those things that would unite the nation. Speaking with Senate Press Corps after being sworn in on Thursday, he berated those ...
Saraki swears-in UmehBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Senate swears-in Victor Umeh as SenatorThe Eagle Online
Saraki Swears In Victor UmehCHANNELS TELEVISION
TheCable -The Punch -Nigeria News -Independent Newspapers Limited
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Libya returnees appeal to Obaseki to fulfill pledge of N100m – Vanguard


Vanguard

Libya returnees appeal to Obaseki to fulfill pledge of N100m
Vanguard
Some returnees from Libya have appealed to Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo to fulfill his pledge and release the grant of N100 million for 150 hectares of land to them. Governor of Edo State, Mr Godwin Obaseki (wearing a white face cap), with a cross ...
Libya returnees: NAPTIP renews cooperation with Edo GovtGuardian (blog)
Edo, Sahara Energy to power public utilities with gasThe Nation Newspaper
Nigeria: Edo Govt Unveils Tourism Desks At Benin AirportAllAfrica.com
Nigerian Observer
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Police hunt for kidnappers of 4 foreigners in Kaduna – The News


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Police hunt for kidnappers of 4 foreigners in Kaduna
The News
Kaduna State Police Command said it had since swung into action as it had deployed its anti-kidnap unit to rescue four foreign nationals abducted on Kwoi-Jere road in Kagarko local government area of Kaduna State on Wednesday. The Police Public ...
Kidnappers kill 2 policemen, abduct 4 expatriates in KadunaVanguard
UPDATED: Gunmen abduct two foreigners in KadunaTV360
Nigeria: 4 Expatriates Abducted in KadunaAllAfrica.com
The Punch -Leadership Newspapers -The Eagle Online -Independent Newspapers Limited
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2019: Buhari warns against electoral violence, says Jonathan has set the tone – Vanguard


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2019: Buhari warns against electoral violence, says Jonathan has set the tone
Vanguard
ABUJA – President Muhammadu Buhari has formally reacted to the release of the 2019 election timetable and schedule of activities by the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, warning actors in the political space against a resort to violence ...
Ben Nwabueze: Rising public cynicism on Buhari's anti-corruption warDaily Post Nigeria
2019 elections must be peaceful-BuhariDaily Trust
Does Buhari really love Nigeria?TheCable
Reuters -WorldStage -Information Nigeria -Proshare Nigeria Limited (press release)
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You don’t own Kogi State – Community leader warns Gov. Bello over cattle colony – Daily Post Nigeria


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You don't own Kogi State – Community leader warns Gov. Bello over cattle colony
Daily Post Nigeria
A community leader in Kogi State Prince Alhassan Ejike has warned Governor Yahaya Bello not to venture into the establishment of cattle colonies in any part of the State. Prince Ejike stated this in an interactive session with newsmen in Lokoja on ...
Stop coercing states to accept grazing reserves, CAN tells FGVanguard
Cattle Colony: You're not the owner of Kogi, Community leader warns BelloThe Punch
The cattle colonies' planDaily Trust
WorldStage -THISDAY Newspapers -Fellow Press (press release) -Nigeria News
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Nigeria Air Force destroys Boko Haram workshop in Sambisa – TV360


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Nigeria Air Force destroys Boko Haram workshop in Sambisa
TV360
The Nigerian Air force says it has destroyed a Boko Haram workshop in the Sambisa general area. The Air Force in a statement by its, Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Vice Marshal, Olatokuno Adesanyan said the workshop was destroyed ...
NAF aircraft destroys Boko Haram vehicle workshop,kills manyVanguard
Boko Haram members killed as NAF blows sect's workshop in Sambisa [VIDEO]Daily Post Nigeria
Nigeria: Air Force Wings First Female Combat PilotsAllAfrica.com
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -P.M. News -New Telegraph Newspaper
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Fashola: Works ministry didn’t carry out any capital project in 2017 – TheCable


TheCable

Fashola: Works ministry didn't carry out any capital project in 2017
TheCable
Babatunde Fashola says the works arm of his three-fold portfolio did not carry out any capital project in 2017. Fashola, who heads the ministry of works, power and housing, made this known on Wednesday when he appeared before a senate committee to ...
No capital project implemented in Power Ministry in 2017 – FasholaPremium Times
Fed Govt to open door for more metering manufacturers, othersThe Nation Newspaper
Works ministry executed no capital project in 2017, says FasholaThe Punch

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Stay away from Uvwie land dispute, Reps caution Army, others – Vanguard


Vanguard

Stay away from Uvwie land dispute, Reps caution Army, others
Vanguard
ABUJA—MEMBERS of the House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions, yesterday, ordered military authorities and other stakeholders to stay away from the disputed land belonging to natives of Effurun in Uvwie Kingdom, Delta State. The ...
Stay away from disputed Effurun land, Reps tell ArmyNews Agency of Nigeria (press release)

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Kidnappers kill 2 policemen, abduct 4 expatriates in Kaduna – Vanguard


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Kidnappers kill 2 policemen, abduct 4 expatriates in Kaduna
Vanguard
Four expatriates, two Americans and two Canadians were, Tuesday evening, kidnapped on Kwoi-Jere Road in Kagarko Local Government Area of Kaduna State by gunmen. It was gathered that the victims had visited Kafanchan and Kaura, but were ambushed on ...
Four foreign nationals kidnapped in KadunaP.M. News
4 expatriates abducted in KadunaDaily Trust
Kidnappers kill two policemen, abduct four expatriatesThe Punch
AllAfrica.com -The Eagle Online -Leadership Newspapers -Independent Newspapers Limited
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Kidnappers kill 2 policemen, abduct 4 expatriates in Kaduna – Vanguard


Vanguard

Kidnappers kill 2 policemen, abduct 4 expatriates in Kaduna
Vanguard
Four expatriates, two Americans and two Canadians were, Tuesday evening, kidnapped on Kwoi-Jere Road in Kagarko Local Government Area of Kaduna State by gunmen. It was gathered that the victims had visited Kafanchan and Kaura, but were ambushed on ...
4 expatriates abducted in KadunaDaily Trust
Kidnappers Kill Two Policemen, Abduct Two Foreigners In KadunaLeadership Newspapers
2 Canadians, 2 Americans reportedly Kidnapped in KadunaBellaNaija
TheCable -Information Nigeria -NTA News -The Whistler NG
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Judge Orders Service On Innocent Chukwuma Chairman Of Innoson Motors In Open Court – SaharaReporters.com


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Judge Orders Service On Innocent Chukwuma Chairman Of Innoson Motors In Open Court
SaharaReporters.com
A visibly angry Justice Mojisola Dada on Wednesday ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to serve Mr. Innocent Chukwuma, chairman of Innoson Motors Nigeria Limited in open court. by SaharaReporters, NY Jan 17, 2018. A visibly ...
Innoson Motors boss fails to appear in Lagos court for arraignmentPremium Times
Alleged Fraud: Innoson Boss Absent In Court For ArraignmentCHANNELS TELEVISION
Innoson's lawyer accuses EFCC of serving court summons on social mediaTODAY.NG

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2000mw of electricity wasting ―Fashola – NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)


NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

2000mw of electricity wasting ―Fashola
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
DUE to lack of enough capacity by Distribution Companies (DisCos) to evacuate electricity produced, about 2,000mw is lying idle, Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has said. Briefing State House correspondents on the outcome of the ...

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Catholic Bishops to FG: Be decisive in tackling problems, danger looms – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Catholic Bishops to FG: Be decisive in tackling problems, danger looms
Daily Post Nigeria
Catholic Bishops of the Ibadan Ecclesiastical Province have charged the Federal Government to be decisive in tackling the various evils bedevilling the country. They said “if we do not find a credible solution to the problems, Nigeria might face a most ...
Fulani Herdsmen/ Farmers Clashes: Way out of the CrisisThe News
A Bovine Stench In the Polity, By Dele AgekamehPremium Times
Between Climate Change And Herdsmen CrisisLeadership Newspapers
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -YNaija -Independent Newspapers Limited -The Nation Newspaper
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Hurdles As APC Seeks To Upstage PDP In S/South, S/East – Leadership Newspapers


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Hurdles As APC Seeks To Upstage PDP In S/South, S/East
Leadership Newspapers
Recently, the All Progressives Congress (APC) set up a team to strategize on how it would gain dominance in South-East and South-South regions, ahead of the 2019 general elections. CHIBUZO UKAIBE writes on the task ahead and the issues arising. The ...
Rowdy session as PDP senators prevent colleague from defecting to APCDaily Post Nigeria
Breaking: Rowdy Session as PDP Senators prevent colleague from dumping the partyVanguard
Drama as PDP Senators block colleague's defection to APCPremium Times
BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog) -CHANNELS TELEVISION -The Eagle Online -TheCable
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Alleged Fraud: Innoson Boss Absent In Court For Arraignment – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Alleged Fraud: Innoson Boss Absent In Court For Arraignment
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Chairman of Innoson Nigeria Limited, Innocent Chukwuma, failed to show up at the Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja on Wednesday for his arraignment on allegations of fraud. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had filed four counts ...
Innoson Motors boss fails to appear in Lagos court for arraignmentPremium Times

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Chibok girls in new Boko Haram video spoke under duress – BBOG – Daily Post Nigeria


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Chibok girls in new Boko Haram video spoke under duress – BBOG
Daily Post Nigeria
A front line member of the #Bring Back Our Girls, Dr. Allen Manasseh, on Wednesday, said, his group did not make any statement with regards to the new video released by the Abubakar Shekau – led faction of the Boko Haram because they believe it was the ...
Boko Haram kills nine in NE NigeriaNews24
12 killed, 48 wounded in suicide bomb attack in MaiduguriThe Nation Newspaper
Suspected Boko Haram Suicide Bombers Kill 12, Injure 48U.S. News & World Report
Herald-Whig -ABC News -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -Anadolu Agency
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