Daily Archives: February 13, 2018

The end of Boko Haram has come – Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

The end of Boko Haram has come – Buhari
Daily Post Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that Boko Haram insurgents are finding it more difficult to recruit new members into their ranks. The President said this has been made possible through the renewed onslaught by the Nigerian Army. Speaking while ...
Era Of Boko Haram Is Ending, Says BuhariCHANNELS TELEVISION
President Buhari meets Abdulsalami Abubakar at Aso RockDaily Trust
President Buhari Assures Security Agencies Of His Administration's SupportAfrica Independent Television
News Agency of Nigeria (press release) -Premium Times -Vanguard -Naija News
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Restored law/order in Ekiti: Fayose lauds security operatives – Vanguard


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Restored law/order in Ekiti: Fayose lauds security operatives
Vanguard
Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti has showered praises on security operatives for their prompt action in preventing breakdown of law and order in Ipao Ekiti. In his tweet on Tuesday, Fayose said that one Mr Olayemi Tunde was reported killed by herdsmen ...
PDP Members Accuse Fayose Of Persecution Over Ekiti Guber RaceLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Ekiti to add 1-year jail term for cattle killing in amended anti-grazing lawDaily Trust
Herdsmen attack: Fayose warns residents against reprisal, to compensate familyThe Punch
Premium Times -Independent Newspapers Limited -Daily Post Nigeria -The Nation Newspaper
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FG to train 11300 displaced persons in North-East – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

FG to train 11300 displaced persons in North-East
Daily Trust
The Federal Government plans to train 11,300 persons displaced by the Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East, says Sen. Chris Ngige, the Minister of Labour and Employment. Ngige said this at the inauguration of the programme on Tuesday in Maiduguri ...

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2018 Hajj: NAHCON allocates 1600 seats to Taraba – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

2018 Hajj: NAHCON allocates 1600 seats to Taraba
Daily Trust
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has allocated 1,600 Hajj seats to Taraba for the 2018 Holy Pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia. Alhaji Hamman-Adama Tukur, Chairman, Taraba Muslim's Pilgrims Welfare Board disclosed while speaking with newsmen in ...
Deputy Minister of Hajj Meets with Head of Bahraini Pilgrims DelegationMENAFN.COM

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2018 Hajj: NAHCON allocates 1600 seats to Taraba – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

2018 Hajj: NAHCON allocates 1600 seats to Taraba
Daily Trust
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has allocated 1,600 Hajj seats to Taraba for the 2018 Holy Pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia. Alhaji Hamman-Adama Tukur, Chairman, Taraba Muslim's Pilgrims Welfare Board disclosed while speaking with newsmen in ...

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Pastor seeks divorce over wife’s alleged resentment to his pastoral call – Vanguard


Pastor seeks divorce over wife's alleged resentment to his pastoral call
Vanguard
A 41-year-old pastor, Oluwasanjo Eniola, has asked a Grade C Customary Court, Inanlende, Ibadan, to dissolve his marriage to his wife, Basirat, over her alleged resentment to his pastoral call. Eniola, on Tuesday, urged the court to grant his prayers ...

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FG Evacuates 136 More Nigerians From Libya – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

FG Evacuates 136 More Nigerians From Libya
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Another batch of 136 Nigerians stranded in Libya on Tuesday arrived the Port Harcourt International Airport. The aircraft conveying the returnees touched down at the airport 1:10 a.m. on Tuesday morning. They were received by National Emergency ...
136 Nigerians evacuated from Libya arrive Port HarcourtPremium Times
136 Nigerians return from LibyaTV360
136 returnees arrive from LibyaJournalducameroun.com - English - (press release)

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Patience Jonathan begs EFCC: Let’s Settle – Vanguard


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Patience Jonathan begs EFCC: Let's Settle
Vanguard
Former First Lady, Mrs Patience Jonathan appears to be tired of fighting the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in court and has asked for out-of-court settlement. EFCC boss Magu and Patience Jonathan. In a January 30, 2018 letter, titled ...
EFCC making great mockery of judicial system – Patience Jonathan tells courtDaily Post Nigeria
EFCC making mockery of judiciary, says Patience JonathanThe Punch
Nigeria: Patience Jonathan Asks Court to Strike Out EFCC's Suit to Forfeit Her N9.9bnAllAfrica.com
New Telegraph Newspaper
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Grazing cattle destroy Unilorin’s multi-million naira research farms – Vanguard


Vanguard

Grazing cattle destroy Unilorin's multi-million naira research farms
Vanguard
Ilorin—Vice-Chancellor of University of Ilorin, Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, has decried the destruction of the university's multi-million naira research and training farms by cattle illegally grazing on the campus and poisoning the dam with chemicals ...
Grazing cattle destroying our research farms, UNILORIN VC saysPremium Times
Herdsmen destroy UNILORIN multi-million naira research farmsThe Punch
Cattle destroys UNILORIN's research centreThe Nation Newspaper
New Telegraph Newspaper -Independent Newspapers Limited -Nigeria News
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Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Tuesday morning – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Tuesday morning
Daily Post Nigeria
1. The Christian Association of Nigerian, CAN, has called on the Federal Government to compensate the victims of the New Year day killings in Benue State, where over 73 lives were lost. Speaking on Monday at the stakeholders' meeting organized for ...
Killings: Missing policeman found dead; eyes, ears, nose missing, 3 officers killed in EbonyiVanguard
Herdsmen slaughter cop, kill two civil defence men in BenueThe Punch
Two Civil Defence officers killed in BenuePremium Times
Leadership Newspapers (press release) -AllAfrica.com -The Nation Newspaper -Daily Trust
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Governors back creation of state police – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Governors back creation of state police
Daily Trust
The Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) yesterday backed the creation of state police to address security challenges facing the country. The governors' position came four days after Vice President Yemi Osinbajo threw his weight behind the creation of state ...
Govs Endorse State PoliceLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Govs, senators back Osinbajo's call for state policeThe Punch
Insecurity: Governors back Buhari on State PoliceVanguard
THISDAY Newspapers -Premium Times -New Telegraph Newspaper -Guardian (blog)
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LG polls: Oyo APC members protest imposition of candidates – Vanguard


The Punch

LG polls: Oyo APC members protest imposition of candidates
Vanguard
Ibadan— HUNDREDS of members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, including loyalists of a former Governor of Oyo State, late Lamidi Adesina yesterday staged a protest in Ibadan to register their disapproval of alleged imposition of candidates for ...
Ajimobi swears in pioneer Customary Court of Appeal President, new HOSDaily Post Nigeria
LG poll: APC members warn Ajimobi against impositionThe Punch
Protest Rocks Oyo APC State Secretariat over Impending LG PollsTHISDAY Newspapers
Guardian (blog) -The Nation Newspaper -P.M. News -Premium Times
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Ikpeazu has performed well, says Secondus – Vanguard


Vanguard

Ikpeazu has performed well, says Secondus
Vanguard
UMUAHIA—THE national chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus has said that the Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has performed well in the delivery of democracy dividend. Speaking during a tour of completed and on-going ...
APC has nothing to offer Rivers people than lies – WikeDaily Post Nigeria
As APC, PDP Battle For Edo LGAsLeadership Newspapers (press release)
2019: APC govs on their way to PDP –SecondusNew Telegraph Newspaper
Independent Newspapers Limited -Daily Trust -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -THISDAY Newspapers
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Group wants Shehu Sani recalled from Senate – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Group wants Shehu Sani recalled from Senate
Daily Trust
Leaders of a group, Concerned Indigenes of Kaduna Central Senatorial District, yesterday, said they have initiated moves to recall the senator representing the district, Senator Shehu Sani. Senator Sani, in a reaction, described the group as “fake ...
Group Begins Move To Recall Shehu Sani Over PMBLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Senator Shehu Sani's constituents vow to recall himVanguard
Group threatens to recall Shehu Sani for 'working against' Buhari, el-RufaiTheCable
SaharaReporters.com -THISDAY Newspapers -Guardian (blog) -Daily Post Nigeria
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I’ll endorse my son-in-law as next Imo gov — Okorocha – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

I'll endorse my son-in-law as next Imo gov — Okorocha
Daily Trust
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State yesterday publicly said he will endorse the candidature of his son-in-law, Uche Nwosu as his successor in 2019 if he decides to contest. There were increased oppositions to Okorocha's plan to have Nwosu as Imo ...
Okorocha 'anoints' son-in-law to succeed himPremium Times
Nigeria: Imo Judiciary Is On Life Support - Ex-MagistrateAllAfrica.com
I'll support my son-in-law's to succeed me in 2019 — Gov. OkorochaThe Eagle Online
Independent Newspapers Limited -The Punch -The Nation Newspaper -Nigeria News
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Lagos Okays Extension Of Oshodi – Int’l Airport Road Reconstruction – Leadership Newspapers (press release)


Leadership Newspapers (press release)

Lagos Okays Extension Of Oshodi – Int'l Airport Road Reconstruction
Leadership Newspapers (press release)
Lagos State Government on Monday approved the extension of the ongoing reconstruction of the International Airport Road to Ladipo International Market axis along Oshodi Apapa Expressway. The state Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, who disclosed this ...
'LASG to end Apapa – Oshodi traffic gridlock before December'Vanguard
Ambode Inaugurates Boards of Lagos Sports Trust FundTV360
Lagos Extends Oshodi-Airport Road to Ladipo MarketsTHISDAY Newspapers
The Nation Newspaper
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Saraki, Dogara, APC Mourn John Shagaya – Leadership Newspapers (press release)


Leadership Newspapers (press release)

Saraki, Dogara, APC Mourn John Shagaya
Leadership Newspapers (press release)
President of the Senate, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has expressed sadness over the death of a member of the sixth Senate and former minister of Internal Affairs, Brigadier General John Nanzip Shagaya. Saraki, in a statement by his special adviser on ...
Obasanjo, IBB, Lalong, others mourn ShagayaVanguard
How ex-Senator Shagaya died — FRSCPremium Times
Atiku speaks on Shagaya 's deathDaily Post Nigeria
Daily Trust -The Nation Newspaper -THISDAY Newspapers -New Telegraph Newspaper
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We don’t call cow bros, Prof. Adewole! – Vanguard


Vanguard

We don't call cow bros, Prof. Adewole!
Vanguard
DEAR Hon. Minister, Pardon me for boring you with this little story in a community in some corner of Nigeria a few years ago. Leaders of the said community had decided on a N20m fund-raising for some project so dear to them and fixed a day to invite ...
Yusuf's reinstatement: Police storm NHIS office to stop protestDaily Post Nigeria
NHIS Staff Back Yusuf's ReinstatementLeadership Newspapers (press release)
NHIS Controversy: Another set of workers protest in support of YusufPremium Times
The Nation Newspaper -Independent Newspapers Limited -AllAfrica.com -Daily Trust
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200 youths renounce cultism in Ikorodu – Vanguard


Vanguard

200 youths renounce cultism in Ikorodu
Vanguard
Two hundred youths in Ikorodu area of Lagos, publicly denounced their membership from different confraternities, Monday, supporting the action by surrendering weapons in their custody to the police. The weapons (CP Lagos, ( 3rd left ) with other senior ...
Over 200 renounce cultism in IkoroduThe Nation Newspaper
200 Cultists Renounced Membership, Surrender Arms To Police In LagosLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Over 200 Youths Renounce Cultism in Lagos, Surrender Arms, AmmunitionTHISDAY Newspapers
Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)
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Herdsmen ambush, open fire on NSCDC officers; kill two in Benue – Vanguard


Vanguard

Herdsmen ambush, open fire on NSCDC officers; kill two in Benue
Vanguard
MAKURDI – Two operatives of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, names withheld, have been reportedly killed by suspected armed herdsmen at korakga Uvir in Guma local government area of Benue state. The deceased were among the security ...
Two Civil Defence officers killed in BenuePremium Times
Fulani herdsmen allegedly kill two civil defence officers in BenueDaily Post Nigeria
Suspected Herdsmen Kill Two NSCDC Officials In BenueCHANNELS TELEVISION
SaharaReporters.com
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Nigeria ‘ll not be used to destabilise Cameroon – Buhari – Vanguard


Vanguard

Nigeria 'll not be used to destabilise Cameroon – Buhari
Vanguard
President Muhammadu Buhari has reassured Cameroonian Authority that Nigeria territory would not be used as a staging area to destabilise Cameroon. Buhari was quoted as making the pledge in a communiqué issued at the end of 6th session of the Cameroon ...
Buhari summons emergency security meetingPremium Times
Security Chiefs silent on outcome of closed-door meeting with BuhariBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
BREAKING! Killings: Security Agencies Must Stay Ahead Of Criminals 'At All Times' – BuhariCHANNELS TELEVISION
Daily Trust -Daily Post Nigeria -The Nation Newspaper -Crux: Covering all things Catholic
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Ambode inaugurates boards of Lagos sports trust fund, commission – Vanguard


Vanguard

Ambode inaugurates boards of Lagos sports trust fund, commission
Vanguard
Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday identified the importance of collaboration of key stakeholders to achieve the desired goal for sports administration and development in the country, saying funding of sports should not be the ...
Ambode inaugurates Boards of Lagos Sports Commission, Trust FundThe Eagle Online
Yoruba Now Mandatory For Admission Into Tertiary Institutions In Lagos StateSchool News Nigeria (press release) (blog)

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