Monthly Archives: February 2018

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Ford Foundation donates $600000 to Lagos govt for Museum project – Premium Times


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Ford Foundation donates $600000 to Lagos govt for Museum project
Premium Times
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Monday said the Ford Foundation had provided $600,000 for the architectural design of the proposed Lagos Museum to be sited at the old Presidential Lodge, Marina, Lagos. Mr. Ambode made this known when he ...
Lagos Museum Project: Ambode lauds Ford Foundation's $600000 donationVanguard
Gbajabiamila To Lagosians : Stop Dumping Waste In Public PlacesLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Governor Ambode flags off Land Use Charge paymentThe Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog)
Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog) -TheCable -The Nation Newspaper -Daily Post Nigeria
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FG to dispose all unclaimed looted assets – President Buhari – Vanguard


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FG to dispose all unclaimed looted assets – President Buhari
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President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said all unclaimed looted assets including landed properties recovered by the Federal Government would be sold and the proceeds deposited into government treasury. Buhari. The President made this known when he ...
Buhari should have jailed Obasanjo, says APC senatorTheCable
All Recovered Assets Will Be Sold, Says BuhariCHANNELS TELEVISION
Nigeria to Sell Assets Seized in Anti-Graft Probes to Boost Treasury, President SaysU.S. News & World Report
Independent Newspapers Limited -The Nation Newspaper -Daily Post Nigeria -SundiataPost (press release) (blog)
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Nigeria Is on auto drive, not in safe hands, PDP replies FG – Vanguard


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Nigeria Is on auto drive, not in safe hands, PDP replies FG
Vanguard
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has lampooned the Federal Government for telling Nigerians that the country is in safe hands, saying the FG's stand is false because “the reality on ground shows that the nation is on auto pilot and drifting to the ...
South-South PDP leaders meet, vow to 'liberate' Nigeria from APCPremium Times
Babangida speaks on joining APCDaily Post Nigeria
South-south PDP leaders bow to vote out APC in 2019The Nation Newspaper
Daily Trust -BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog) -The Punch -Leadership Newspapers (press release)
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Gov Emmanuel’s bottom-up development and people-oriented governance – Vanguard


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Gov Emmanuel's bottom-up development and people-oriented governance
Vanguard
If human development indicators of Nigerian states were to be subjected to empirical test or taken on a survey, in due time, probably Akwa Ibom would have made another stunning first. She had just made one in sports, bringing back home three Diamond ...
AKWA IBOM APC ATTACKS FG OVER AWARD ON GOV EMMANUELWetinhappen Magazine (blog)

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Biafra: Why Ojukwu failed – Nnamdi Kanu’s wife, Uchechi – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Biafra: Why Ojukwu failed – Nnamdi Kanu's wife, Uchechi
Daily Post Nigeria
Uchechi Kanu, wife of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu has given insight into why the late warlord, Odumegu Ojukwu failed to rule Nigeria. She said Ojukwu failed because Nigerians never wanted an Igbo person to rule ...
Nnamdi Kanu's wife speaks on husband's 'disappearance', 2019 electionPremium Times
“Nigerians will not allow an Igbo person lead the country” – Nnamdi Kanu's wife UchechiBellaNaija
Nnamdi Kanu's wife: Ojukwu wouldn't have failed if Igbo were allowed to ruleTheCable
Guardian (blog)
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Imo Guber 2019: Deputy Governor’s Kinsmen Reject Okorocha’s Son-in-law – The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog)


The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog)

Imo Guber 2019: Deputy Governor's Kinsmen Reject Okorocha's Son-in-law
The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog)
Fracas, pandemonium ensued in Mbaitoli local government council headquarters, yesterday, when men suspected to be campaigning for the governorship ambition of Okorocha's son-in-law, Hon. Uche Nwosu stormed the council headquarters campaigning for the ...
Supporters of Okorocha's deputy, son-in-law in bloody fightDaily Post Nigeria

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Ortom speaks on begging Suswam to accept him back in PDP – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Ortom speaks on begging Suswam to accept him back in PDP
Daily Post Nigeria
Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, has denied begging his predecessor, Gabriel Suswam to join the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Ortom said at no point did he beg Suswam or any leader to return to the former ruling party. Reports had it that Ortom and ...
I have reconciled with Suswam—Gov. OrtomVanguard
After accusing Suswam of fraud, Ortom reconciles with predecessorPremium Times
We welcome Exercise Cat Race – Tor TivThe Nation Newspaper
Daily Trust -TODAY.NG -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -Independent Newspapers Limited
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Kano: Underage voters participated in 2015 election — not recent LG poll – TheCable


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Kano: Underage voters participated in 2015 election — not recent LG poll
TheCable
The Kano state government has once again denied the allegation that underage voters participated in the local government election which took place in the state earlier in the month. After the poll, images of ineligible voters participating in an ...
Kano govt discloses when video of underage voting was recordedDaily Post Nigeria
There was underage voting under Jega - Ex-INEC commissionerPulse Nigeria
Under-age Voters: Litmus Test For INECLeadership Newspapers (press release)
YNaija -Vanguard -BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog) -TODAY.NG
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PDP speaks on fresh N10bn NHIS scam, says Buhari’s govt stinks – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

PDP speaks on fresh N10bn NHIS scam, says Buhari's govt stinks
Daily Post Nigeria
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Presidency has no honour left after reports that it allegedly concealed a N10 billion theft perpetrated by its officials at the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS). It ...
I've no intention of defecting to APC- BabangidaVanguard
Nigeria is on auto pilot, says PDPBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Group demands removal of APC National Chairman, OyegunP.M. News
New Telegraph Newspaper -TheNewsGuru -Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog) -Leadership Newspapers (press release)
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N10m bribe: AGF queries Magu over charges against CCT Chairman – Vanguard


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N10m bribe: AGF queries Magu over charges against CCT Chairman
Vanguard
ABUJA- The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, SAN, has given the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, 48 hours to explain why the agency filed corruption ...
Buhari's govt queries EFCC boss, MaguDaily Post Nigeria
Nigeria's Attorney General Malami queries Magu, KeyamoPremium Times
AGF seeks clarification on corruption charge against DanladiThe Nation Newspaper
National Accord -TV360 -Pulse Nigeria -TheCable
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Gov. Ugwuanyi signs N103.5b 2018 budget into law – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Gov. Ugwuanyi signs N103.5b 2018 budget into law
Daily Post Nigeria
Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, on Monday signed the N103.5 billion 2018 budget recently passed by the House of Assembly into law, with a firm promise to fully implement the appropriation law for the benefit of the people and rapid and ...
Ugwuanyi reinstates 207 sacked executive assistants in EnuguVanguard
2019 Elections: Lagosians Commend INEC Over Improvement In Voter Registration ProcessSaharaReporters.com
Enugu: Ugwuanyi signs 2018 budget of N103.5bn into lawThe Nation Newspaper
Independent Newspapers Limited -P.M. News -New Telegraph Newspaper
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Biafra: Buhari condoning killer herdsmen, Boko Haram while refusing to release our members – IPOB – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Biafra: Buhari condoning killer herdsmen, Boko Haram while refusing to release our members – IPOB
Daily Post Nigeria
The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, on Monday lambasted the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government for allegedly “condoning the murderous tendencies” of Fulani herdsmen and Boko Haram insurgents. IPOB said this in reaction to the latest ...
JUST IN: Explosion around University of MaiduguriPremium Times
Breaking: Again, Boko Haram attacks University of MaiduguriVanguard
Boko Haram Terrorists Attack Yobe CommunityCHANNELS TELEVISION
Daily Trust -The Punch -Daily Mail -TheCable
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Orji Uzor Kalu insists Buhari deserves re- election, calls for Igbo support for Buhari – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Orji Uzor Kalu insists Buhari deserves re- election, calls for Igbo support for Buhari
Daily Trust
Former Governor of Abia State and chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC), Orji Kalu has expressed confidence in the ability of the National Leader of the party, Bola Tinubu, to reconcile all warring groups and individuals within the party. Kalu ...
Kalu urges Tinubu to accelerate reconciliation of aggrieved APC membersVanguard
APC Reconciliation: It'll Be A Tragedy If Tinubu C'tee Fails – Sen. Shehu SaniLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Women leader lauds Buhari over Tinubu panelBlueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
The Punch -New Telegraph Newspaper -Independent Newspapers Limited -THISDAY Newspapers
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KTSG spent N4.3bn to boost agricultural activities in 2017 – Masari – Vanguard


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KTSG spent N4.3bn to boost agricultural activities in 2017 – Masari
Vanguard
The Katsina State Government spent N4.3 billion to boost agricultural activities in 2017, Gov. Aminu Masari said on Monday in Katsina. Masari told newsmen that 30,000 tonnes of fertilisers worth N4.08 billion were procured within the period, while N126 ...
katsina PDP slams Masari plan for caretaker ctte as "illegal, unconstitutional"Daily Trust
KTSG spent N4.3b to boost agricultural activities in 2017 – MasariThe Eagle Online
Gov. Masari's Aide Kills Daughter By AccidentNaija News
TVC News -BellaNaija -Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)
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Libya, Nigeria at ‘High Risk’ of Oil Sector Disruption – Rigzone


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Libya, Nigeria at 'High Risk' of Oil Sector Disruption
Rigzone
Libya and Nigeria are at 'high risk' of oil sector disruption, especially towards the end of 2018, according to oil and gas analysts at BMI Research. Libya and Nigeria are at 'high risk' of oil sector disruption, especially towards the end of 2018 ...
OBJ to Bayelsa: What've you done with 2 oil wells?Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
Banters In Lagos, Poverty And Disease In The Niger Delta.The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog)
OBJ Makes U-turn, Says PMB Has Succeeded Where Others FailedLeadership Newspapers (press release)
TheNewsGuru -THISDAY Newspapers -New Telegraph Newspaper -Independent Newspapers Limited
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Police nab 3 principal suspects in Zamfara killings – Vanguard


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Police nab 3 principal suspects in Zamfara killings
Vanguard
ABUJA-THE Police authorities have recorded a major breakthrough in their efforts to arrest and prosecute the bandits that perpetuated the February 14 killings in Zamfara State with the arrest of three principal suspects. The three principal suspects ...
Zamfara Killings: Police Deploy 3 Mobile UnitsLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Zamfara killings: Police arrest three principal suspectsThe Punch
Zamfara killings: Police arrest 3 principal suspectsDaily Post Nigeria
Daily Trust -CHANNELS TELEVISION -The Nation Newspaper -TheCable
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EXCLUSIVE: ‘Snake girl’ accused of swallowing N36m in JAMB office breaks silence – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

EXCLUSIVE: 'Snake girl' accused of swallowing N36m in JAMB office breaks silence
Daily Post Nigeria
For the first time after she was accused of turning to a snake through which she swallowed N36m from the vault in the account office of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, in Makurdi, Benue State, 16-year-old Dor, has opened a can of ...
Species, size, appetite of JAMB snakeDaily Trust

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Femi Fani-Kayode: Fulanisation of Nigeria and perfidy of the British [Part 1] – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Femi Fani-Kayode: Fulanisation of Nigeria and perfidy of the British [Part 1]
Daily Post Nigeria
Mr. Gwnfor Evans MP, the great Welsh politician, lawyer and author and the leader of Plaid Cymru, the Welsh nationalist party, for no less than 36 years before he passed on in 2005, made the following historic and profound observation many years ago ...
Why Northern Elite Can't Condemn Killings -Sani …Says Blood Now Cheaper Than Petrol In NigeriaThe Tide
Our Fulani's Expensive Cows By Lasisi OlagunjuOsun Defender (blog)

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Nigeria releases 475 Boko Haram suspects – TV360


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Nigeria releases 475 Boko Haram suspects
TV360
The Nigerian Government has released a total of 475 Boko Haram suspects who were found not guilty in a week long mass trial. The 475 individuals were part of over 1,000 suspects tried heard at a military facility in central Nigeria's town of Kainji. A ...
Oyo-born twins, 473 Boko Haram suspects freedThe Nation Newspaper
Nigeria frees 475 Boko Haram suspects for lack of evidenceNews24
Twins, nursing mother, 471 other Boko Haram suspects releasedThe Punch
AllAfrica.com -Citizen -TVC News -New Telegraph Newspaper
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Buhari has spent so much time demonizing Jonathan – Onaiyekan – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Buhari has spent so much time demonizing Jonathan – Onaiyekan
Daily Post Nigeria
Former President, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), John Cardinal Onaiyekan, has said so far the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari has “spent so much time and energy demonising its predecessor that it seems to have forgotten its ...
After 5 Years, Catholics' Return Excites CANLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Catholic bishops confront Buhari over performanceThe Nation Newspaper
Nigeria: Govt Has Forgotten Its Promises to Nigerians, Say Catholic BishopsAllAfrica.com
The Punch -Daily Trust -Guardian (blog) -New Telegraph Newspaper
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2018 UTME: JAMB decries ongoing non-academic staff strike – Vanguard


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2018 UTME: JAMB decries ongoing non-academic staff strike
Vanguard
ABUJA—JOINT Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, yesterday said the much anticipated conduct of the 2018 Mock Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, would now hold on February 26, saying it could no longer postpone the conduct of the ...
Unions' strike may hinder UTME – JAMBDaily Trust
Nigeria: JAMB to Go Ahead With 2018 UTME Despite Varsity StrikeAllAfrica.com
JAMB New Date for 2018 UTME Mock ExaminationSchool News Nigeria (press release) (blog)

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2019: APC has made it easier for us to win — Makarfi – Vanguard


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2019: APC has made it easier for us to win — Makarfi
Vanguard
Senator Ahmed Makarfi was former Governor of Kaduna State between 1999 and 2007. He also served as a Senator before becoming Chairman, National Caretaker Committee of the People's Democratic Party, PDP. In this interview in Lagos over the weekend, he ...
PDP must avoid hate languages in 2019, says MakarfiThe Nation Newspaper
2019: APC's Sudden Support For Restructuring, Deceitful – MakarfiThe Tide
APC's new support for restructuring, height of deception – MakarfiNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Can Casanova youths rule Nigeria?, by Taju Tijani – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Can Casanova youths rule Nigeria?, by Taju Tijani
The Eagle Online
The Nigerian creatures are now hoisting flags of political convenience all across the nation. Good governance narratives are openly being preached from both the old and young political puritans who are irritated by the moral compromise of President ...
Cow owners and the rest of usThe Nation Newspaper
Buhari acting like Fulani president – Okinkalu, ex Human Rights Commission boss [VIDEO]Daily Post Nigeria
How Atiku bests BuhariTheCable
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -New Telegraph Newspaper -The Tide
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CCTV exposes 4 robbers, fraudsters in Oshodi – Vanguard


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CCTV exposes 4 robbers, fraudsters in Oshodi
Vanguard
LAGOS—Nemesis caught up with two suspected phone thieves and two fraudsters when operatives of Rapid Response Squad, RRS, arrested them after one of the three mobile closed circuit television, CCTV, cameras stationed in Oshodi area of the state ...
Couple caught on CCTV robbing commuters in LagosDaily Post Nigeria
CCTV catches Lagos couple robbing commutersThe Punch
Four suspects arrested in Oshodi with aid of CCTVP.M. News
The Nation Newspaper
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Obasanjo worships with Jonathan, preaches unity, reconciliation – The Punch


The Punch

Obasanjo worships with Jonathan, preaches unity, reconciliation
The Punch
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday worshipped with ex-President Goodluck Jonathan at the St. Stephen Anglican Church, Otuoke Diocese, in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State. The church service, which was carnival like, had in ...

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Photo News: Obasanjo visits Jonathan in Otuoke – P.M. News


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Photo News: Obasanjo visits Jonathan in Otuoke
P.M. News
Former president Olusegun Obasanjo said he has forgiven former president Goodluck Jonathan while the latter also said he has forgiven the former for his ”sins” against him while in office. To show true reconciliation, Jonathan visited Obasanjo in his ...
I granted 18 refinery licences, none was actualised – ObasanjoThe Eagle Online

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APC replies Wike over attack on Amaechi – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

APC replies Wike over attack on Amaechi
Daily Post Nigeria
The Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said the education sector in Rivers State under the watch of Governor Nyesom Ezebunwo Wike has collapsed. The APC stated this on Sunday in reaction to Wike's allegation that his ...
Whether you like my face or not, for now I am the governor of Rivers State – WikeVanguard
Wike, Okorocha And Amnesty For Don Wanny's BoysLeadership Newspapers (press release)

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Primaries: PDP’s No imposition promise gladdening — IBB – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Primaries: PDP's No imposition promise gladdening — IBB
The Eagle Online
Former Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, says he is happy with the promise of Peoples Democratic Party leaders that imposition of candidates would not be allowed in the party. A statement issued on Sunday in Abuja by PDP National ...
2019: What IBB told PDP leaders in MinnaDaily Post Nigeria
Ibrahim Babangida warms up to PDP's leadersVanguard
Secondus Meets IBB In MinnaLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Daily Trust -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -THISDAY Newspapers -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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I will henceforth under go medical check ups in Bayelsa – OBJ – Vanguard


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I will henceforth under go medical check ups in Bayelsa – OBJ
Vanguard
Former Nigerian President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, over the weekend said, the huge investments by Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State at ensuring quality healthcare delivery would soon turn the state into a medical tourism hub in the country. A ...
Obasanjo worships with Jonathan, preaches unity, reconciliationThe Punch
Photo News: Obasanjo visits Jonathan in OtuokeP.M. News
Jonathan, Obasanjo sit side by side in churchTheCable
Independent Newspapers Limited -SundiataPost (press release) (blog) -Wetinhappen Magazine (blog) -E60buzz (press release) (blog)
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Buhari congratulates Jeremiah on 75th birthday – Vanguard


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Buhari congratulates Jeremiah on 75th birthday
Vanguard
President Muhammadu Buhari has joined members of the National Assembly and all Plateau indigenes in felicitating with Sen. Jeremiah Useni on his 75th birthday. President Buhari in a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr ...

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Protest as trigger-happy policeman shoots cab driver dead in Port Harcourt – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Protest as trigger-happy policeman shoots cab driver dead in Port Harcourt
Daily Post Nigeria
Chaos has erupted in Rumuokoro roundabout in Obio-Akpor Local government area of Rivers State following the killing of a taxi driver by a trigger-happy policeman. The Policeman attached to a detachment of officers escorting a Petrol Tanker reportedly ...
Rivers: Tension As Police Escort Kills Taxi DriverLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Protest as policeman kills taxi driver in RiversThe Punch
Happening Now: P-Harcourt on fire as police escort kills taxi driverVanguard
The Nation Newspaper -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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Katsina elders in closed door meeting with Buhari – The Punch


The Punch

Katsina elders in closed door meeting with Buhari
The Punch
Opinion leaders and elders in Katsina State on Sunday held a closed door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at his Daura country home. Governor Aminu Masari, who led the delegation to the meeting, told journalists that it was to identify with ...
Nigeria: Real Reasons Senators, Reps Amended 2019 Election SequenceAllAfrica.com
2019 Poll: APC leaders, Tinubu meet Buhari in Daura todayP.M. News

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Saraki invites ‘Emmanuella’ to the senate – Vanguard


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Saraki invites 'Emmanuella' to the senate
Vanguard
The Nigerian senate president, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has invited Emmanuella Samuel, a popular Nigerian Comedienne to the hallowed chamber of the senate, noting that her presence in the senate will enhance the discussion on how the senate can develop the ...
Saraki congratulates child comediene, Emmanuela, invites her to SenateDaily Post Nigeria
Saraki invites seven-year old comedienne, Emmanuella, to SenatePremium Times
Your Story Is An Inspiration! Saraki Tells Comedienne EmmanuellaCHANNELS TELEVISION
TheCable -The Punch -The Streetjournal -360Nobs.com
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Give us justice, else no 2019 campaign, Ortom warns FG – Vanguard


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Give us justice, else no 2019 campaign, Ortom warns FG
Vanguard
The governor of Benue state, Samuel Ortom, has again called on the federal government to act fast in its bid to find lasting solution over herdsmen attack in the country, especially Benue. Buhari-Ortom. The governor equally threatened the federal ...
Benue massacre: What Buhari should learn from Trump- Senator Ben BruceDaily Post Nigeria

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Tinubu reacts to death of Akinwumi Ishola – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Tinubu reacts to death of Akinwumi Ishola
Daily Post Nigeria
National leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has reacted to the death of renowned playwright, actor Akinwunmi Ishola's death. Tinubu described the death of the playwright, author and culture activist as a huge loss ...
2019: Ajimobi, Shittu And Battle For The Soul Of Oyo StateLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Isola Played His Part Meritoriously, Exited Gloriously – AjimobiCHANNELS TELEVISION
Nigerians pay tributes to late Akinwunmi Isola, popular Yoruba playwrightVanguard
Premium Times -The Eagle Online -THISDAY Newspapers -The Punch
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Catholics rejoin CAN five years after exit – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Catholics rejoin CAN five years after exit
Daily Post Nigeria
The Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria (CSN) has returned to the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) five years after walking out of the national Christian Umbrella body over certain differences. The Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) had in ...

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Court frees 475 Boko Haram suspects, okays their rehabilitation – Vanguard


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Court frees 475 Boko Haram suspects, okays their rehabilitation
Vanguard
ABUJA – A total of 475 detained Boko Haram suspects, were on Friday, released by the Federal High Court sitting at Wawa Cantonment in Niger State and sent to their state governments for proper rehabilitation. 43 surrendered Boko Haram terrorists moved ...
Niger trial: 475 Boko Haram suspects freed for lack of evidenceThe Punch
Nigerian Court Releases 475 Boko Haram Terrorists Suspects To Undergo "Rehabilitation"SaharaReporters.com
Nigeria releases 475 Boko Haram suspects for rehabilitationThe Guardian
Aljazeera.com -Washington Post -Anadolu Agency -PRNigeria News (press release)
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UPDATED: FAAN Apologizes To Airline, Passengers As Cows Invade Akure Airport – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

UPDATED: FAAN Apologizes To Airline, Passengers As Cows Invade Akure Airport
CHANNELS TELEVISION
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has tendered an apology to Air Peace Airlines and its passengers for a runway incursion incident that prevented an Akure airport bound flight from landing for some minutes. Cows were said to have invaded ...
Security At Nigeria's AirportsLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Cows stray into Nigeria airport runway, delay aircraft's landingPremium Times
Air Peace flight prevented from Landing in Akure as Cows overrun RunwayBellaNaija
AllAfrica.com -360Nobs.com -Daily Post Nigeria -Vanguard
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No imminent war, crisis in Nigeria – Lai Mohammed – Vanguard


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No imminent war, crisis in Nigeria – Lai Mohammed
Vanguard
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says there is no imminent war or crisis in Nigeria and the country is in competent hands under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari. The Minister stated this during an interactive ...

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Capture Shekau dead or alive- Buratai – Vanguard


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Capture Shekau dead or alive- Buratai
Vanguard
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has again charged troops to capture Abubakar Shekau, the factional leader of the Boko Haram terrorists group, alive or dead. Buratai gave the charge at Camp Zairo, the former Command and Control Centre ...
Clearance Of Sambisa, A Major Milestone Of Insurgency War- BurataiLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Boko Haram: What Buratai, Army principal officers did to boost troops' moraleDaily Post Nigeria
Untold Story of Boko Haram Trial in NigerDaily Trust
The Eagle Online -AllAfrica.com -Guardian (blog) -E60buzz (press release) (blog)
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No imminent war, crisis in Nigeria – Lai Mohammed – Vanguard


Vanguard

No imminent war, crisis in Nigeria – Lai Mohammed
Vanguard
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says there is no imminent war or crisis in Nigeria and the country is in competent hands under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari. The Minister stated this during an interactive ...
Lai Mohammed: Why President Buhari is best for NigeriaTODAY.NG

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PDP condemns Zamfara killings as Fayose says he is vindicated – Vanguard


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PDP condemns Zamfara killings as Fayose says he is vindicated
Vanguard
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday, condemned the murder of 41 Nigerians allegedly by marauders in Zamfara State. The party also bemoaned what it called “the continued failure of the All Progressives Congress (APC)-controlled Federal ...
From Benue to ZamfaraThe Nation Newspaper
Zamfara massacre: APC concerned with re-election bid – PDPDaily Post Nigeria
Zamfara killings: Fayose justifies criticism of $1bn ECA withdrawalGuardian (blog)
P.M. News -CHANNELS TELEVISION -SundiataPost (press release) (blog) -The Punch
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Southerners are biased, plotting to split North – Prof Ango Abdullahi – Vanguard


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Southerners are biased, plotting to split North – Prof Ango Abdullahi
Vanguard
Professor Ango Abdullahi, a former Vice Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University, is the spokesperson for the Northern Elders Forum (NEF). Abdullahi, in this interview, bares his mind on the controversy dogging the creation of state police and herdsmen ...

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We need Paradigm Change in Nigeria —Obi – Vanguard


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We need Paradigm Change in Nigeria —Obi
Vanguard
The former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi has made a strong case for paradigm shift in Nigeria in all aspects of life among Nigerians, as well as in all aspects of national development. Obi was speaking yesterday at Lagos at an event ...
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Southerners are biased, plotting to split North – Prof Ango Abdullahi – Vanguard


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Southerners are biased, plotting to split North – Prof Ango Abdullahi
Vanguard
Professor Ango Abdullahi, a former Vice Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University, is the spokesperson for the Northern Elders Forum (NEF). Abdullahi, in this interview, bares his mind on the controversy dogging the creation of state police and herdsmen ...
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Osinbajo’s aide speaks on VP daughter’s ‘marriage to a Muslim’ – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Osinbajo's aide speaks on VP daughter's 'marriage to a Muslim'
Daily Post Nigeria
Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Media and Publicity has refuted reports that his principal's daughter is bethroted to a muslim. Osinbajo himself had on Thursday announced the marriage of his eldest daughter ...
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Anxiety Over Order Of Elections: NASS override awaiting presidential veto? – Vanguard


Vanguard

Anxiety Over Order Of Elections: NASS override awaiting presidential veto?
Vanguard
The stage is set for a possible presidential veto on the proposed amendments to the Electoral Act which, from all indications, would be met by an uncomplimentary override by members of the National Assembly. President Muhammadu Buhari; Saraki, Senate ...
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Saraki and order of 2019 electionsThe Nation Newspaper
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Three kids die in Kano’s parked car – The Punch


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Three kids die in Kano's parked car
The Punch
Tragedy occurred in Kano on Friday following the death of three children, whose lifeless bodies were found in an abandoned Honda car, number plate AR687TRN. As of the time of filing this report, it could not be confirmed how they ended up in the ...
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2019: PDP rejects automatic tickets for Atiku, other defectors – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

2019: PDP rejects automatic tickets for Atiku, other defectors
The Nation Newspaper
There will be no automatic ticket in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for defectors from other parties when the PDP meets to pick its candidates later this year for the 2019 elections, The Nation can now reveal. And this applies to the likes of ...
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Buhari's Degrading Of Boko Haram Justifies My Defection To APC – Ahmed GulakLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Okowa deserves second term — OgumaVanguard
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Atiku reacts to bomb blasts in Borno – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Atiku reacts to bomb blasts in Borno
Daily Post Nigeria
Former Vice president Atiku Abubakar has reacted to the bomb blast in Borno that left over 20 people dead. DAILYPOST had reported that over 25 persons were also others injured in the multiple suicide bombings at a market in Konduga Local Government ...
18 killed in Borno suicide bomb attacksPremium Times
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Herdsmen Poison 6 Lions To Save Cows – Leadership Newspapers (press release)


Leadership Newspapers (press release)

Herdsmen Poison 6 Lions To Save Cows
Leadership Newspapers (press release)
As Nigeria tries to work out a way to solve the herdsmen-farmers conflict, Tanzania faces a different dimension of the problem:herdsmen versus the wildlife in the parks. Tanzania during the week found six lions and 74 vultures dead near a national park ...
Herdsmen poison 6 lions, 74 vultures to save cowsVanguard

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Oyegun keeps mum on Kogi APC crisis, admits Nigerians facing hard times under Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Oyegun keeps mum on Kogi APC crisis, admits Nigerians facing hard times under Buhari
Daily Post Nigeria
National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) John Odigie-Oyegun on Saturday kept mum on the ongoing crisis bedevilling his party in Kogi during his visit to the state. Oyegun and other top party stalwarts attended what was described ...
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Odigie-Oyegun, governors shun APC rally in Niger, lawmakers stage walk outThe Eagle Online
Things are hard in Nigeria, Odigie-Oyegun admitsNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Police raid shrine in Osun, discover shallow graves – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Police raid shrine in Osun, discover shallow graves
Daily Post Nigeria
Operatives of the Osun State Police Command have raided another shrine suspected to be ritualists' den in Ilobu Town in Irepodun Local Government Area of the state. According to the Commissioner of Police, Mr Fimihan Adeoye, who led the operation, the ...
Police uncover Osun ritualists' den with shallow gravesThe Punch
Police uncover ritualist's den with shallow graves in OsunNew Telegraph Newspaper
Anxiety in Osun over discovery of ritualists' denNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Peace Corps reacts to ‘rejection’ of bill – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Peace Corps reacts to 'rejection' of bill
Daily Post Nigeria
The Peace Corps of Nigeria, PCN, has reacted to the report that its bill before President Muhammadu Buhari for assent has been rejected. Report had it that Buhari refused to append his signature to the NPC Establishment Bill, which was officially sent ...
Buhari rejects Nigerian Peace Corps BillVanguard
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Zamfara killings: Yari vindicates me on $1bn withdrawal, says Fayose – The Punch


The Punch

Zamfara killings: Yari vindicates me on $1bn withdrawal, says Fayose
The Punch
Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has said the claim by Zamfara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari, that security agencies failed to respond to the alert given them to prevent the massacre of people in Zamfara has vindicated him. Fayose said the ...

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NHIS controversy: Yusuf’s long-drawn battle with minister, HMOs – Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)


Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)

NHIS controversy: Yusuf's long-drawn battle with minister, HMOs
Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
The National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) has been dogged by several crises since the appointment of Prof. Usman Yusuf, as the Executive Secretary (ES) by President Muhammadu Buhari, majorly as a result of long-drawn battle him and the Minister of ...
Professor Isaac Adewole : A brilliant coward?Vanguard
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2019: Jonathan’s minister speaks on underage voters, warns INEC – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

2019: Jonathan's minister speaks on underage voters, warns INEC
Daily Post Nigeria
A former Minister of State for the Federal Capital Territory, Jumoke Akinjide, has advised the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to delist underage voters captured in its voting list. The former minister made the call during the 2018 ...
Voters Registration: Anger, frustrations trail exerciseVanguard
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18 killed in Borno suicide bomb attacks – Premium Times


Premium Times

18 killed in Borno suicide bomb attacks
Premium Times
NEMA officials on duty after a bomb blast used to illustrate the story. [Photo credit: Peace Ben Williams Blog]. Related News. 16 killed, 82 injured in Borno suicide attack - Police · 16 killed in Maiduguri suicide bomb attacks · 10 killed in ...
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15 feared dead as Boko Haram bombs Borno marketDaily Post Nigeria
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NURTW fracas: I killed many people for Akanni Olohunwa, suspect confesses – Premium Times


Premium Times

NURTW fracas: I killed many people for Akanni Olohunwa, suspect confesses
Premium Times
Past chairman of the Lagos chapter of the National Union Road of Transport Workers, Akanni Rafiu also known as Olohunwa. [Photo credit: The Nation]. Related News. A sidekick of the immediate past chairman of the Lagos chapter of the National Union Road ...
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Boko Haram: Nigerian Army speaks on Shekau’s ‘escape’ – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Boko Haram: Nigerian Army speaks on Shekau's 'escape'
Daily Post Nigeria
Nigerian Army on Friday dismissed as “misleading” reports indicating that the Boko Haram factional leader, Abubakar Shekau, escaped to Cameroon. Brig.-Gen. Sani Kukasheka, the Director, Army Public Relations, said in a statement issued in Maiduguri ...
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Government of friends and family – Vanguard


Vanguard

Government of friends and family
Vanguard
The well oiled political scheme unfolding in Imo State aimed at transferring power from Governor Rochas Okorocha to his daughter, Uloma, is unarguably one of the most audacious political plots in entrenching a hereditary political monarchy in the land ...
'Why my father-in-law endorsed me to run for Imo governorship'Daily Trust
We won't pull down Zuma's statue, Okorocha to criticsThe Nation Newspaper
Zuma's resignation: Okorocha reacts to calls for demolition of statuteDaily Post Nigeria
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2019: Who will run if Buhari decides not to? – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

2019: Who will run if Buhari decides not to?
Daily Trust
By Hamza Idris, Ismaila Mudashir & Muideen Olaniyi | Publish Date: Feb 17 2018 2:00AMAt a time many groups and associates are calling on President Muhammadu Buhari to go for second term, the argument in some quarters is that the president is the kind ...
Border guards for killer herdsmenVanguard
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Now that snakes are swallowing millions – Vanguard


Vanguard

Now that snakes are swallowing millions
Vanguard
Very strange things really do happen in Nigeria, and in quick succession, too. As the now popular saying goes, there's no dull moment in the country. Snake. In 2008, for instance, the Nigerian Communications Satellite (NigComSat-1), which was launched ...
Aside N36m 'swallowed by snake', JAMB officials in five states can't account for N83mTheCable
Video of JAMB Officer Saying that N36m Was Swallowed by Snake Surfaces (Watch)Information Nigeria
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Tiv, Junkun, Kanuri people were never conquered by Fulani –Uwazurike – The Punch


The Punch

Tiv, Junkun, Kanuri people were never conquered by Fulani –Uwazurike
The Punch
Chief Goddy Uwazurike is a lawyer and the President-Emeritus of Igbo think tank, Aka Ikenga. In this interview with GBENRO ADEOYE, Uwazurike, who was a delegate to the 2014 National Conference, says Prof. Umar Labdo of the Maitama Sule University, who ...
Tackling Herdsmen Menace in Delta StateVanguard
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God'll ask Buhari if he doesn't help us – Miyetti AllahTheNewsGuru
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I felt like a boarding house school girl in CHM –Eniola Badmus – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

I felt like a boarding house school girl in CHM –Eniola Badmus
The Nation Newspaper
After being holed up for 30 days in the maiden edition of Celebrity Housemates reality show, the winner, Eniola Badmus, has said the show was drilling but she deserved to win. “I think I played my game very well,” said Badmus, a Nollywood actor and ...
Celebrity housemates 2018: Eniola Badmus is crowned queenGuardian (blog)

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Cross River state loses right to host national sports festival – Vanguard


Vanguard

Cross River state loses right to host national sports festival
Vanguard
The decision was taken at the National Council on Sports meeting which ended on Thursday at the General Hassan Katsina House, Kaduna. Dalung and others. A voting process was thrown open on the floor of the meeting by the Chairman of the meeting and ...
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Of Bishop Mathew Kukah and military coup – TheCable


TheCable

Of Bishop Mathew Kukah and military coup
TheCable
For someone whom a significant segment of society holds in high esteem as representing its moral authority and its moral conscience and a public intellectual to boot, one would think that even the mere hinting publicly that the military may be a viable ...
Why removing Buhari won't solve Nigeria's problems – Bishop KukahDaily Post Nigeria
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Nigerian lady dies 2 days after her evacuation from Libya – Daily Post Nigeria


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Nigerian lady dies 2 days after her evacuation from Libya
Daily Post Nigeria
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has announced the death of one Towabola Adebayo, two days after she arrived Nigeria from Libya. The deceased, an indigene of Ogun State, was among the 5th batch of returnees that arrived Port Harcourt ...
Libya migrants: Abia receives five returneesThe Eagle Online
Female Libyan returnee dies in RiversThe Punch
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Lawmaker wants youths to bargain with `Not Too Young to Run’ bill – Vanguard


Vanguard

Lawmaker wants youths to bargain with `Not Too Young to Run' bill
Vanguard
Rep. Tony Nwulu (PDP-Oshodi/Isolo Lagos) has urged youths to vote out politicians that are not in support of the `Not Too Young to Run' bill come 2019. Nwulu made the call on Friday while addressing newsmen on the level of passage of the bills by ...
Majority states pass 'Not Too Young To Run' billPremium Times
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2019: 25 States approve new age limit for presidencyDaily Trust
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Days After Zamfara Killings, Governor ‘Unaware’, Remains In Abuja – SaharaReporters.com


SaharaReporters.com

Days After Zamfara Killings, Governor 'Unaware', Remains In Abuja
SaharaReporters.com
Three days after several citizens of Zamfara state were killed by bandits in two separate attacks, Governor Abdulaziz Yari is yet to return to the state. The governor, who is the chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum, has remained in Abuja attending ...
CACOL, CDHR, ACF react to Zamfara killings, condemn Yari's visit to BuhariDaily Post Nigeria
Arrest Perpetrators Of Zamfara Killings – PMBLeadership Newspapers (press release)
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UNILAG VC appeals to protesting unions to embrace peace – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

UNILAG VC appeals to protesting unions to embrace peace
The Nation Newspaper
The Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos ( UNILAG ), Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, on Friday pleaded with striking workers in the institution to embrace peace, as appropriate authorities were addressing their agitation. The workers, under the aegis of the ...
Unilag matriculates 9204 for 2017/2018 academic sessionVanguard
Arrested UNILAG staff transferred to DSS custody (updated)TheCable
UNILAG VC secures release of detained union leadersNew Telegraph Newspaper
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2019: Election budget ready in 7 days – INEC Chairman – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

2019: Election budget ready in 7 days – INEC Chairman
The Nation Newspaper
Prof. Yakubu Mahmood, the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday said that the 2019 General Elections budget would be ready in seven days. Mahmood disclosed this in his in an address of welcome at a Two-Day 2019 Election ...
2019: CSO tracks campaign funds, othersBlueprint newspapers Limited (blog)

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Ex-Lagos NURTW boss, Olorunwa, paraded for alleged murder – TVC News


TVC News

Ex-Lagos NURTW boss, Olorunwa, paraded for alleged murder
TVC News
A former Lagos NURTW boss, Rafiu Olorunwa Akanni, has been paraded by the police on suspicions of murder. This is coming three weeks after he allegedly hired an assassin to murder one Ganiyu Ayinla, the personal assistant of chairman of the National ...
Police Arrest Former Lagos NURTW Boss Over Alleged MurderCHANNELS TELEVISION
Police arrest Olohunwa, one other over Hamburger's deathThe Nation Newspaper
Ex-Lagos NURTW chair, Olorunwa, arrested for murderNew Telegraph Newspaper
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NDLEA to tackle use of prohibited substances by youths in FCT – Vanguard


Vanguard

NDLEA to tackle use of prohibited substances by youths in FCT
Vanguard
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), FCT Command, said it would organise a sensitisation campaign against the use of prohibited substances by youths in the territory. Newsmen report that some youths in the territory are reportedly mixing ...

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Benue University postpones examination over students’ protest – Vanguard


Vanguard

Benue University postpones examination over students' protest
Vanguard
The management of the Benue State University on Friday postponed its planned session examination over students' protest. Newsmen report that the leadership of the students' union, barricaded the entrance gate to the institution as early as 6a.m to ...
BSU protest: Benue students claim 'snake' swallowed their school feesDaily Post Nigeria
Students with carry-overs masterminded protest in BSU – VCThe Nation Newspaper
Benue varsity shuts down over students' protestDaily Trust
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APC chieftain begs Tinubu to urgently address C/Rivers crisis – The Nation Newspaper


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APC chieftain begs Tinubu to urgently address C/Rivers crisis
The Nation Newspaper
A stalwart of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Cross River State, Mr Utum Eteng, has appealed to National Leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, to urgently address the crisis tearing the party apart in the state. Eteng, a senior legal ...
APC reconciliation: The task before Tinubu in S'WestVanguard
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Herdsmen killings: Buhari’s govt not ready to stop crisis – PDP lawmaker, Olohunrinu – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Herdsmen killings: Buhari's govt not ready to stop crisis – PDP lawmaker, Olohunrinu
Daily Post Nigeria
A member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Dipo Olohunrinu, has maintained that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government is not ready to proffer solution to the crisis between herdsmen and farmers across the country. Olohunrinu, who is ...
Herdsmen attack: FG did little to prevent killings — Olohunrinu, Lagos PDP lawmakerVanguard
Ambode inaugurates LSTFC boardBlueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
Ambode, Okowa, Wike, others win Independent newspapers AwardsThe Nation Newspaper
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We’re ready for 2019 general election — Police IG – Premium Times


Premium Times

We're ready for 2019 general election — Police IG
Premium Times
Despite the monumental upsurge of security challenges confronting the nation, the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, said the police are ready for the 2019 general election. Mr. Idris said this on Thursday in Lagos State after the public ...
IGP advises against inflammatory statements on herdsmen/farmers clashesVanguard
IGP Idris reveals only solution to herdsmen/farmers' clash in NigeriaDaily Post Nigeria
Police ready for 2019 elections, says IGThe Nation Newspaper
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APC governors in Daura to meet Buhari – Vanguard


Vanguard

APC governors in Daura to meet Buhari
Vanguard
Governors of the All Progressives Congress are converging in Daura, Katsina today for a crucial meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari. President Buhari had left Abuja Thursday ahead of the meeting, Daily Trust reported. Daily Trust said the president ...
Zuma's resignation: It's time to send Buhari to the 'other room' – Jonathan's aide, OmokriDaily Post Nigeria
APC Govs storm Katsina on four chartered planes ahead meeting with BuhariDaily Trust
2019: APC governors storm Daura to meet BuhariThe Eagle Online
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Why we can’t tell Nigerians what Buhari spent for treatment abroad – CBN – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Why we can't tell Nigerians what Buhari spent for treatment abroad – CBN
Daily Post Nigeria
The Central Bank of Nigeria and its Governor, Godwin Emefiele, have argued that it was not within their immediate responsibilities to provide information to Nigerians on the treatment of President Muhammadu Buhari or what it cost the country to keep ...
Why we can't provide information on Buhari's UK treatment, by Emefiele, CBNThe Nation Newspaper
Nigeria: Why We Can't Provide Information On Buhari's Treatment - Central BankAllAfrica.com
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Trailer kills four, damages five vehicles in Plateau – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Trailer kills four, damages five vehicles in Plateau
The Eagle Online
A trailer conveying diesel on Wednesday killed four persons and destroyed five vehicles at Mararaba Jama'a in Kuru, Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau. The Plateau Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Terna Tyopev, who confirmed the incident to ...
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Heat wave forces Senate to adjourn – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Heat wave forces Senate to adjourn
The Nation Newspaper
The adjournment followed a point of order raised by Senate Services Committee Chairman, Senator Ibrahim Gobir, who drew attention of his colleagues to the inclement condition in the chamber. Gobir prayed for adjournment to allow proper examination of ...
Fire Outbreak Forces Senate To Adjourn PlenaryLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Smoke in Senate chamber forces adjournment of plenaryGuardian (blog)
Fire Scare Forces Senate to Suspend PlenaryTHISDAY Newspapers
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Fake visas: US bans female accountant for life – New Telegraph Newspaper


New Telegraph Newspaper

Fake visas: US bans female accountant for life
New Telegraph Newspaper
Miss Vivian is just 24 years old, but she is already one of the thousands, if not millions of Nigerians who have been banned for life from setting foot on the American soil. As a trained Accountant, Vivian could have got a choice job in Nigeria, but ...
Italian Embassy detects 1185 Nigerian applicants with fake visasGuardian (blog)

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Factional APC queries el-Rufai, suspends his aide, commissioner – Vanguard


Vanguard

Factional APC queries el-Rufai, suspends his aide, commissioner
Vanguard
Kaduna—A faction of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kaduna State has queried Governor Nasir el-Rufai and also suspended his Political Adviser, Mallam Uba Sani; Commissioner for Finance, Alhaji Abdu Kwari and the acting state secretary of the party ...
Musings on Nasir El-Rufai at 58Daily Trust
Kaduna APC faction opens secretariatThe Nation Newspaper
El-Rufai responds to APC faction's queryPremium Times
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Why we can’t deliver on our promises – Osinbajo – Vanguard


Vanguard

Why we can't deliver on our promises – Osinbajo
Vanguard
ABUJA—The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, blamed government's inability to deliver on its promises on socio-political inequality, weak justice system, absence of rule of law and lack of state capacity to maintain law and order. Vice ...
Ghanaian President speaks on Buhari's fight against corruptionDaily Post Nigeria
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Why we can’t deliver on our promises – Osinbajo – Vanguard


Vanguard

Why we can't deliver on our promises – Osinbajo
Vanguard
ABUJA—The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, blamed government's inability to deliver on its promises on socio-political inequality, weak justice system, absence of rule of law and lack of state capacity to maintain law and order. Vice ...
Osinbajo reveals why govt failed to deliver on its promisesDaily Post Nigeria
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2019: Intrigues as Amaechi, Wike, Abe lit up Rivers – Vanguard


Vanguard

2019: Intrigues as Amaechi, Wike, Abe lit up Rivers
Vanguard
WITH 12 months to the 2019 general elections, gladiators have electrified the political atmosphere in Rivers State, alerting residents that the polls would not be nothing less than 'battle royal.' . From left: Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers; Acting ...
Nigeria: Better off in whose hands?The Punch
Amaechi and power rotation in riversThe Nation Newspaper
2019: What will happen if Nigerians vote Buhari out – AmaechiDaily Post Nigeria
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DPR sanctions petrol stations – The Nation Newspaper


New Telegraph Newspaper

DPR sanctions petrol stations
The Nation Newspaper
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has sealed six petrol stations in Cross River State for diversion and price hike. Operations Controller Mr. Bassey Nkanga told reporters in Calabar that the stations were shut in the last one week. He said ...
DPR Closes Six Fuel Stations In C'RiverThe Tide
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Attacks: How we’re tackling herdsmen/farmers clash – IGP – Vanguard


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Attacks: How we're tackling herdsmen/farmers clash – IGP
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Lagos—THE Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, yesterday, said that the Police has moved in to resolve the crisis in Benue State, by dialoguing with the herdsmen and farmers, with a view to restoring peace in the state. IGP Idris K. Ibrahim ...
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2019: INEC registers 231435 voters in Lagos, probes extortion at registration centres – Vanguard


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2019: INEC registers 231435 voters in Lagos, probes extortion at registration centres
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Lagos—THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has disclosed that no fewer than two of its staff are currently facing disciplinary actions for allegedly engaging in extortion during the ongoing Continued Voter Registration, CVR, exercise ...
CVR: INEC Registers 500 DailyThe Tide

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Ebonyi probes alleged torture of 12-year-old housemaid – New Telegraph Newspaper


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Ebonyi probes alleged torture of 12-year-old housemaid
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Ebonyi State Government and the Ezza- South Local Council Government, yesterday commenced investigation into an alleged torture of a 12-year-old housemaid, Faith Nwanja by a housewife, Mrs Nkechinyere Bartholomew barely 48hours after the case was made ...
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Amaechi and power rotation in rivers – The Nation Newspaper


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Amaechi and power rotation in rivers
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In Nigeria, only very few sincere and God- fearing politicians will dare to say what the majority of the people believe is the truth. When such majority view is wrong, some persons, for the fear of verbal attacks, will succumb to pressure and kill the ...
2019: Intrigues as Amaechi, Wike, Abe lit up RiversVanguard
Wike, Promise Keeper, Obuah Tells Rivers PeopleThe Tide
Over 1000 APC Members Defect To PDP In RiversThe Whistler NG
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Gov Emmanuel changing narrative of A-Ibom — Udoh – Vanguard


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Gov Emmanuel changing narrative of A-Ibom — Udoh
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UYO—Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr Charles Udoh, has said that Governor Udom Emmanuel hsd changed the narrative of the state from its civil service orientation to an industrialised one. Gov. Udom Emmanuel. Udoh, who ...
Collapsed church building: Akwa Ibom spends N300m on victimsThe Nation Newspaper
Connecting Akwa IbomTHISDAY Newspapers
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Police set to obey court order on sealed Peace Corps office – Vanguard


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Police set to obey court order on sealed Peace Corps office
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Strong indications have emerged that the Nigeria Police may bow to the Federal high courts in Abuja which restrained it from further sealing up the corporate head office of the Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN) in Abuja. TOP: Peace Corps of Nigeria's ...
Police, Dickson Akoh disagree on reopening of Peace Corps headquartersPremium Times
We will vacate Peace Corp building – PoliceThe Nation Newspaper
Tension as Police Anti-Riot Squad cordons Peace Corps office, confront officersDaily Post Nigeria
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Insurgency: Governments Urged To Reconstruct Places Of Worship In North East – SaharaReporters.com


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Insurgency: Governments Urged To Reconstruct Places Of Worship In North East
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The President, Church of Brethren in Nigeria, Rev. Joel Billi, has appealed to the federal and state governments to fast-track the reconstruction of places of worship and other structures destroyed by insurgents in North-East. by PM News, Lagos Feb 15 ...
Breaking: Army offers N3m for information on Boko Haram's ShekauVanguard
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2019: We Don’t Have An Alternative To President Buhari – SGF – CHANNELS TELEVISION


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2019: We Don't Have An Alternative To President Buhari – SGF
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Amid increasing talks about whether President Muhammadu Buhari will seek re-election or not, the Secretary to the Federal Government, Boss Mustapha, has said there is no alternative to the President for the time being. The SGF, represented by the ...
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2019: Buhari will continue, says SGFThe Nation Newspaper
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Nigerian medical council inducts 249 foreign trained graduates – Premium Times


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Nigerian medical council inducts 249 foreign trained graduates
Premium Times
The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria has inducted 249 foreign trained medical and dental graduates. A total of 686 medical and 10 dental candidates registered for the MDCN assessment examination, out of which 243 medical and six dental surgeons ...
FG frowns at mass failure of foreign trained medical graduatesVanguard
249 foreign-trained doctors get MDCN licence, 443 others ineligibleDaily Trust
FG expresses concern over high number of foreign graduates that failed Medical ExamNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Dasuki: Court suspends ex-NSA, Dasuki’s trial – Daily Post Nigeria


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Dasuki: Court suspends ex-NSA, Dasuki's trial
Daily Post Nigeria
A High Court of Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has adjourned further trial of former National Security Adviser Colonel Muhammadu Sambo Dasuki till March 22, 2018, to enable the determination of an appeal he filed at the Supreme Court. Justice Hussein ...
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N12.4bn arms fund: Court adjourns hearing in Dasuki's trial until March 22Vanguard
$2.1 billion fraud: Court suspends Dasuki's trialPremium Times
TV360 -PRNigeria News (press release)
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Evans’ counsel frustrating trial – Lagos govt – Daily Post Nigeria


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Evans' counsel frustrating trial – Lagos govt
Daily Post Nigeria
Lagos State Directorate of Public Prosecution, DPP, on Thursday accused Olukoya Ogungbeje, counsel to Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike better known as Evans, of attempting to frustrate the trial of the suspected billionaire kidnaper. Director of Public ...
DPP advised to withdraw all other charges against kidnap kingpin EvansVanguard
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