Daily Archives: February 2, 2018

Fulani herdsmen strike again, kill four in Taraba – Daily Post Nigeria


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Fulani herdsmen strike again, kill four in Taraba
Daily Post Nigeria
Unknown gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have attacked and killed four persons in Ngutsen village of Wurojam ward in Gasol local government area of Taraba state. This is coming barely seven hours after governor Darius Ishaku cried out that the ...
'Herdsmen' kill four in Taraba — after governor's alarmTheCable
Herdsmen kill four in Taraba villageThe Punch
Less Than 24 Hrs Taraba Gov. Cried Out of Pending Attack, 4 Killed in Renewed ViolenceThe Streetjournal
SaharaReporters.com -The Nation Newspaper -The Whistler NG
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Fashola exposes President Buhari, his parrot, Lai Mohammed as liars – Reno – Vanguard


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Fashola exposes President Buhari, his parrot, Lai Mohammed as liars – Reno
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At various occasions since coming to power on May 29, 2015, both President Muhammadu Buhari and his lying parrot, Lai Mohammed, have attempted to sell the false narrative that the Jonathan administration and the Peoples Democratic Party, destroyed ...
Why Nigeria helped South-Africa during apartheid – BuhariDaily Post Nigeria
President Buhari cannot change Nigeria as she currently isTheCable
Nigeria has no regrets fighting apartheid in S/Africa – BuhariThe Nation Newspaper
Independent Newspapers Limited
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Splinter PDP sets up NWC, expresses readiness to work with OBJ’s CNM – Vanguard


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Splinter PDP sets up NWC, expresses readiness to work with OBJ's CNM
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The solution to the latest crisis that recently erupted within the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, wherein two factions split from the mother party after accusing leaders of imposing candidates on them during the party's convention, remains a fantasy ...
PDP faction inaugurates own NWC, 'ready to work with Obasanjo's coalition'TheCable
'Fresh PDP' sets up parallel NWC, unveils plans for conventionDaily Trust
'Fresh PDP' faction sets up parallel NWCThe Nation Newspaper
Naija News -Ripples Nigeria
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Herdsmen/farmers clashes : NEC sets up committee to visit front-line states – Daily Post Nigeria


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Herdsmen/farmers clashes : NEC sets up committee to visit front-line states
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The National Economic Council(NEC) has set up a committee on the incessant clashes between herdsmen and farmers across the states. The committee, which is set to visit frontline States has been mandated to hold consultations with critical stakeholders ...
Benue killings: Why farmers/herdsmen clashes can't end – Gov YariVanguard
Herdsmen /farmers violence: NEC to visit affected states for consultationsThe Nation Newspaper
Herders/Farmers Clashes: Committee To Visit Affected StatesAfrica Independent Television
Leadership Newspapers (press release) -Premium Times -THISDAY Newspapers -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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Buhari and his Jihadi warlords own Nigeria – Fani Kayode – Daily Post Nigeria


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Buhari and his Jihadi warlords own Nigeria – Fani Kayode
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Femi Fani-Kayode, former Minister of Aviation has again insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari is always supporting Killings in various parts of Nigeria. Fani-Kayode alleged that the country is owned by Jihadists, which President Buhari is a part of ...
The Handwriting On Buhari's Wall By Emmanuel UgwuSaharaReporters.com
How Osinbajo's panel on herdsmen killings can succeedThe Punch
Herdsmen as national bullyRipples Nigeria
SundiataPost (press release) (blog) -Nigeria News -Independent Newspapers Limited -Guardian (blog)
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Magu unruffled by Senate, reveals plan for 2018 – Daily Post Nigeria


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Magu unruffled by Senate, reveals plan for 2018
Daily Post Nigeria
Despite Senate insistence that he will not be recognized, acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has revealed his plan for 2018. He warned corrupt people to be wary of the long arm of justice, saying that ...
Remove Magu now, Senate tells BuhariVanguard
UPDATED: Senate right to reject Magu as EFCC chairman, Court rulesPremium Times
Ending the Presidency/Senate impasseDaily Trust
P.M. News -The Nation Newspaper -Leadership Newspapers (press release) -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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2019: APC embarks on CVR grassroots sensitisation in Ebonyi – Vanguard


2019: APC embarks on CVR grassroots sensitisation in Ebonyi
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The All Progressives Congress (APC), has commenced grassroots sensitisation tour to mobilise the electorate in the 13 local government areas of Ebonyi, to register in the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR). Mr Eze Nwachukwu, Acting APC ...

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Buhari, Winston Churchill and Obasanjo – Vanguard


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Buhari, Winston Churchill and Obasanjo
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Even before former President Olusegun Obasanjo released his now most famous letter I had my misgivings about how history would treat the government of Muhammadu Buhari. I once raised the issue with a senior colleague whom I know had similar fears about ...
Obasanjo's Puritanism And Hypocrisy's New HeightsLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Friday morningDaily Post Nigeria
Obasanjo's Coalition for Nigeria Movement begins in OndoPremium Times
CHANNELS TELEVISION -TheCable -SaharaReporters.com -AllAfrica.com
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Fear in Calabar as businessman beaten to death – Vanguard


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Fear in Calabar as businessman beaten to death
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CALABAR—Residents of Ikot Effanga Mkpa community in Calabar Municipal Local Government Area of Cross River State are said to be living in fear, following the murder of a prominent business man in the area, Vitalis Okoro, alias Egokent. It was gathered ...
Assassins kill businessman, dump corpse in carThe Punch

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Buhari’s $1bn request to fight Boko Haram divides Reps – Vanguard


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Buhari's $1bn request to fight Boko Haram divides Reps
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Abuja – Plenary of House of Representatives on Thursday was rowdy as members disagreed over the propriety of the one billion dollars sought by President Muhammadu Buhari to fight Boko Haram insurgency. President Buhari arrives Paris Ahead of the One ...
House of Reps to probe Excess Crude AccountThe Nation Newspaper
Nigeria: $1bn Insurgency Fund - House Orders Audit of Excess Crude AccountAllAfrica.com
Boko Haram: Plan to withdraw $1bn from ECA splits RepsThe Punch
Africa Independent Television -New Telegraph Newspaper
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Nigerian prisons convert humans to animals — Osinbajo – Vanguard


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Nigerian prisons convert humans to animals — Osinbajo
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ABUJA—Despite its modest efforts at restoring lost primacy of Nigerian Prisons Service, the Federal Government has lamented the rot in the system, saying it will take years of sustained and continued interventions by all stakeholders to reverse the ...
Osinbajo raises alarm over Port-Harcourt prisonDaily Post Nigeria
Nigerian prisons turn inmates to animals — OsinbajoThe Punch

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Restructuring: Jonathan, Dickson, Ijaw leaders urge sincere implementation of APC report – Vanguard


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Restructuring: Jonathan, Dickson, Ijaw leaders urge sincere implementation of APC report
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YENAGOA— GOVERNOR Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, yesterday led a high powered delegation of Ijaw leaders to former President Goodluck Jonathan to deliberate on the All Progressives Congress ad-hoc committee report on restructuring. Liberia: Nigeria ...
APC restructuring report: Jonathan, Ijaw leaders demand sincere implementationDaily Post Nigeria
Youths rally as Dickson rolls out N1b to develop Jonathan's areaThe Nation Newspaper
Restructuring: Jonathan Calls For Implementation of Confab ReportTHISDAY Newspapers
Nigeria News -Guardian (blog) -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -Politics Nigeria
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Anambra stands still as Ekwueme’s body arrives for interment – Vanguard


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Anambra stands still as Ekwueme's body arrives for interment
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AWKA—AWKA, the Anambra State capital, stood still yesterday for the late Second Republic Vice President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme, during a commendation service organised in his honour by the Anambra State Government. Body of the Late Vice President Alex ...
Ekwueme: Markets, banks, schools shut in AnambraDaily Post Nigeria
My People Betrayed Ekwueme – NgigeLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Ekwueme: Life in service of humanityThe Nation Newspaper
The Punch -New Telegraph Newspaper -The Tide -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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Ajimobi, Alaafin reject cattle colony – The Nation Newspaper


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Ajimobi, Alaafin reject cattle colony
The Nation Newspaper
Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi has urged the Federal Government not to establish a cattle colony across the country. He described the move as tantamount to modern slavery. The governor spoke yesterday in Ibadan, the capital. He expressed concern ...
IBADAN CHIEFTAINCY ROW: Ajimobi wants case withdrawn from JudgeVanguard
Only true federalism can save Nigeria —AjimobiThe Punch
Not Yet Uhuru In Ibadan Obaship TussleIndependent Newspapers Limited
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Nigeria, Niger plan joint refinery, to sign agreement soon – Vanguard


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Nigeria, Niger plan joint refinery, to sign agreement soon
Vanguard
NIGERIA and Niger Republic have concluded plans to establish a new oil refinery to meet the petroleum products needs of the two nations. refinery. The multi-million dollar plant will be located in the border town between Republic of Niger and Katsina ...
Nigeria, Niger republic to build oil refineryPremium Times
Nigeria, Niger Sign Pact to Build Refinery in Katsina in 60 DaysTHISDAY Newspapers
Nigeria's security situation remains sensitive – ShellThe Punch
TheCable -Proshare Nigeria Limited (press release)
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Motorists, commuters groan as mixed reactions trail Lekki toll hike – Vanguard


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Motorists, commuters groan as mixed reactions trail Lekki toll hike
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LAGOS—FOLLOWING the toll review along Eti-Osa/Lekki-Epe Expressway, by Lekki Concession Company Limited, LCC, motorists and commuters, yesterday groaned as they spent several hours on long queues on the road. *The Lekki-Epe Toll gate. The LCC recently ...
Lekki toll hike causes traffic lock-down on Lagos Island [PHOTOS]Daily Post Nigeria
Lekki toll gates' hikeThe Punch
Mixed reactions trail increase in tolls on Lekki-Ajah RoadGuardian (blog)

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‘Fresh PDP’ faction sets up parallel NWC – The Punch


'Fresh PDP' faction sets up parallel NWC
The Punch
A new faction of the “defunct” Fresh Peoples Democratic Party has set up a National Working Committee to manage its affairs. Fresh Peoples Democratic Party was formed by some members of the Peoples Democratic Party during the party's crisis under the ...

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Rejection of Edo PDP can never be upturned – Vanguard


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Rejection of Edo PDP can never be upturned
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Edo State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), a party comprised of bandits, rogues, liars and simpletons are struggling to market their inherently defective product to Edo people. Having fallen to infamy in the state, PDP and its horde are facing a ...
FG to assist Edo rehabilitate deported migrantsNew Telegraph Newspaper
Edo PDP calls on Gov. Obaseki to fulfill campaign promisesIndependent Television and Radio

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Engineer, ‘problem solver’, public speaker… five things to know about new deputy governor of CBN – TheCable


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Engineer, 'problem solver', public speaker… five things to know about new deputy governor of CBN
TheCable
On Thursday, President Muhammadu Buhari appointed Edward Lamektek Adamu as deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Femi Adesina, special adviser to the president on media and publicity, who announced the appointment, said it is subject to ...
PMB Nominates Edward Adamu As CBN Deputy GovLeadership Newspapers (press release)
PROFILE: Meet new CBN deputy governor appointee, Edward AdamuPremium Times
Buhari nominates Edward Adamu as CBN Deputy GovernorThe Nation Newspaper
The Punch -Proshare Nigeria Limited (press release) -Daily Post Nigeria -Guardian (blog)
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Lagos Assembly confirms Ambode’s commissioner nominees – Vanguard


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Lagos Assembly confirms Ambode's commissioner nominees
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Lagos – The Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday confirmed Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode's four commissioner nominees and one Special Adviser. The approval followed the adoption of the report of its 16-man ad hoc committee for the screening of the ...
Lagos Assembly screens, confirms Ambode's commissioner-nomineesTODAY.NG
Houses Demolished In Oshodi To Enable ExpansionNigeria Today

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‘We are going to kill Senator Marafa’ – Gov. Yari – Daily Post Nigeria


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'We are going to kill Senator Marafa' – Gov. Yari
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Following the allegation by the Senator representing Zamfara Central, Kabiru Marafa, that Governor Abdulaziz Yari and his deputy were responsible for the insecurity in Zamfara state, the governor has boasted that he will kill Marafa politically in 2019 ...
Yari denies planning to kill MarafaThe Nation Newspaper
Zamfara govt. criticizes Marafa over comments on securityVanguard
Marafa's political albatross near - Yari's aideDaily Trust
Guardian (blog) -TheCable -New Telegraph Newspaper -Nigeria Today
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APC restructuring report: Jonathan, Ijaw leaders demand sincere implementation – Daily Post Nigeria


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APC restructuring report: Jonathan, Ijaw leaders demand sincere implementation
Daily Post Nigeria
The Governor of Bayelsa State, Henry Seriake Dickson, on Thursday led a high powered delegation of Ijaw leaders to former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan to deliberate on the report of the All Progressives Congress Committee on restructuring. Jonathan ...
Restructuring: Jonathan, Dickson, Ijaw leaders urge sincere implementation of APC reportVanguard
Restructuring: Jonathan Calls For Implementation of Confab ReportTHISDAY Newspapers
Jonathan, Dickson others seek implementation of restructuring reportGuardian (blog)
New Telegraph Newspaper -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -Nigeria Today
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$1bn Insurgency Fund: Reps Ask FG To Pay Oil Producing States 13% – CHANNELS TELEVISION


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$1bn Insurgency Fund: Reps Ask FG To Pay Oil Producing States 13%
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The House of Representatives has asked the Federal Government to ensure oil-producing states are paid 13 per cent of the proposed $1billion meant to fight Boko Haram insurgency. The lawmakers made the call during Thursday's plenary at the Lower Chamber ...
Reps divided over $1bn insurgency fundTheCable
Reps probe excess crude account over NEC approval of $1 billion to fight Boko HaramNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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Customs boss sacks compliance team, introduces strike force – Daily Post Nigeria


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Customs boss sacks compliance team, introduces strike force
Daily Post Nigeria
Hameed Ali, the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), has dissolved the 2017 compliance team and replaced it with a strike force. Joseph Attah, the Public Relations Officer of the Service, said this on Thursday in Abuja. He said the ...
Customs launches Strike Force to intensify crack down on smugglersDaily Trust

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Shock as “Fresh PDP” sets up interim NWC – Vanguard


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Shock as “Fresh PDP” sets up interim NWC
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ABUJA- A splinter group of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the 'Fresh PDP' has set up an interim parallel National Working Committee (NWC) to take charge of its affairs. The group said it would soon embark on a nationwide membership drive, which it ...
'Fresh PDP' faction sets up parallel NWCThe Nation Newspaper

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