Monthly Archives: March 2018

Presidency hits prominent Nigerians, says ‘be cautious of your words’ – Vanguard


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Presidency hits prominent Nigerians, says 'be cautious of your words'
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Presidency on Saturday appealed to prominent Nigerians to make right choice of words that will not threaten the peace and national security of the country. Shehu. In a statement issued in Abuja by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media ...
Presidency advises opinion leaders against inciting statementsPulse Nigeria
Watch your tongue – Buhari govt warns prominent NigeriansDaily Post Nigeria
Use Your Influence Wisely, Presidency Tells Prominent NigeriansCHANNELS TELEVISION

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Dapchi Schoolgirl: Buhari Gave Us N5,000, 2 Wrappers, A Pair of Shoes Each – THISDAY Newspapers


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Dapchi Schoolgirl: Buhari Gave Us N5,000, 2 Wrappers, A Pair of Shoes Each
THISDAY Newspapers
President Muhammadu Buhari gave out N5000, two wrappers, and a pair of shoes to the Dapchi schoolgirls during their visit to the Presidential Villa after their release by the Boko Haram insurgents, one of the pupils, Fatima Abdullahi, has revealed ...
The Return Of Dapchi GirlsLeadership Newspapers (press release) (blog)

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I helped to rig elections for my party – Sen. Mantu – Vanguard


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I helped to rig elections for my party – Sen. Mantu
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The former Deputy Senate president, Sen. Ibrahim Mantu has on Friday revealed how he contributed to rig elections for his party in the past elections. Former Senate Deputy President, Sen Ibrahim Mantu. He disclosed this when he played host at the ...
How I Helped PDP Rig Elections – Senator MantuP.M. News
I helped PDP rig elections – Ibrahim Mantu confesses [VIDEO]Daily Post Nigeria
Ex-Deputy Senate President: I helped PDP to rig polls + videoThe Eagle Online
CHANNELS TELEVISION -The Nation Newspaper -TheCable -Nigerian Bulletin
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3 Suicide bombers kill selves – NEMA – Vanguard


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3 Suicide bombers kill selves – NEMA
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The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has confirmed the death of three suicide bombers at Muna area of Maiduguri in an attempt to infiltrate the town in Friday. Suicide bombers. The four powerful explosions occurred between 9: 00 and 9: 30 pm ...
Police confirm five killed in Maiduguri suicide attackPremium Times
[UPDATE] One Killed, 13 Injured As Suicide Bombers Hit Borno CommunityCHANNELS TELEVISION
3 suicide bombers killed in fresh Maiduguri attackPulse Nigeria
Daily Trust -Concise News -NAIJA.NG -Daily Post Nigeria
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Police nab Lagos most-wanted cultist – Daily Post Nigeria


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Police nab Lagos most-wanted cultist
Daily Post Nigeria
The most wanted cultist in Lagos, Kanmi, also known as Father, has been arrested by the State Police Command. Father was declared wanted by the police after he was recently released from the prison. Father was reportedly feared by cult groups within ...
Police arrest notorious cultist, partner in LagosThe Nation Newspaper
Lagos Leather Fair targets competition, innovationVanguard
Police arrest most wanted cultist, another in LagosThe Eagle Online
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OPINION: Buhari, Magu and lessons from Addis Ababa – Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)


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OPINION: Buhari, Magu and lessons from Addis Ababa
Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
The 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU) just ended in the ancient city of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The conference could not have come at a more auspicious time for President Muhammadu Buhari ...

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Tenure elongation: APC yet to name technical committee – The Punch


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Tenure elongation: APC yet to name technical committee
The Punch
The All Progressives Congress has yet to name the technical committee to review the decision of its National Executive Committee on the tenure extension granted to party executives at all levels. Findings by Saturday PUNCH in Abuja on Friday revealed ...
POLITICS: Isiaka Adegboyega Oyetola (APC)Osun Defender (blog)

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Killings: We’ve lost confidence in FG’s security apparatus, says Taraba govt – The Punch


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Killings: We've lost confidence in FG's security apparatus, says Taraba govt
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The Taraba State Government has said that it has lost confidence in the Federal Government's security apparatus in the state, particularly the military. The Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media and Publicity, Mr. Bala Abu, who stated this ...
Nigeria: Taraba State - We've Lost Faith in Federal Government's Security DeploymentsAllAfrica.com
We've lost faith in FG's security deployments - Taraba state governmentNAIJA.NG
Herdsmen killing: Taraba loses confidence in troopsBlueprint newspapers Limited (blog)

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FG releases treasury looters list; it is laughable, misleading – PDP – Vanguard


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FG releases treasury looters list; it is laughable, misleading – PDP
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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed on Friday released the list of those, he said allegedly looted the economy during the stewardship of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Lai Mohammed. He also mentioned the names of five ...
How PDP will defeat APC – SecondusDaily Trust
Corruption list: PDP reveals what members will do against Nigerian govtDaily Post Nigeria
Looters' list: Afenifere, Junaid, others slam FGThe Punch
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Police recover 46 firearms, 126 live ammunition, others in Benue – Vanguard


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Police recover 46 firearms, 126 live ammunition, others in Benue
Vanguard
The task force set up by the Benue state Police Command to mop up illegal weapons in the state as directed by the Inspector General of Police has recovered 46 different high calibre firearms and 126 rounds of live ammunition across the state ...
Taraba police recover 56 riffles, parade five suspectsNaija247news
Benue police recover firearmsDaily Trust

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Dino Melaye: Police Re-Arrest 5 Out Of 6 Escapee Suspects – SaharaReporters.com


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Dino Melaye: Police Re-Arrest 5 Out Of 6 Escapee Suspects
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Nigeria Police has re-arrested five out of the six suspected criminals who escaped from Police custody in Lokoja, Kogi State on Wednesday.The suspects were linked to the Senator representing Kogi West, Mr. Dino Melaye. by SAHARAREPORTERS, NEW YORK Mar ...
Kogi: Police confirm rearrest of three escaped suspectsThe Punch
Police: We've arrested three of the suspects who escaped in KogiTheCable
Police Re-Arrest Three Of Six Escaped Suspects In KogiCHANNELS TELEVISION
BellaNaija -Information Nigeria -NAIJA.NG -Daily Nigerian News
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Fani-Kayode names politicians Nigerian government must include in list of looters – Daily Post Nigeria


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Fani-Kayode names politicians Nigerian government must include in list of looters
Daily Post Nigeria
According to Fani-Kayode, the names of President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, Transport Minister, Rotimi Amaechi and other leaders in the All Progressives Congress (APC) were missing. He told DAILY POST in a chat: “No list of so ...
Osinbajo counters Gates, says Buhari has invested in human capitalPremium Times
Prof. Osinbajo Giant Strides in Revamping Nigeria's Economy – Amaechi AgboNTA News
Buhari, Osinbajo, Ambode hail Tinubu at 66The Nation Newspaper
The Eagle Online -News Agency of Nigeria (press release)
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Easter: Bauchi governor calls for unity, tolerance among residents – P.M. News


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Easter: Bauchi governor calls for unity, tolerance among residents
P.M. News
Gov. Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State has called for unity and tolerance among the residents as they celebrate the Easter. He said that people should bury their ethnic, religious and political differences for the overall peace and development of the ...

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Easter 2018: Osun Assembly felicitates with Christians – Vanguard


Easter 2018: Osun Assembly felicitates with Christians
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Osun state House of Assembly under the leadership of the Speaker, RT. Honourable Najeem Salam has sent warm greetings to all Christians in the state over this year's Easter celebration. Mr Ernest Okorie and others of St Dominic Church Young Christian ...

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BREAKING: Nigerian govt releases names of looters [Full list] – Daily Post Nigeria


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BREAKING: Nigerian govt releases names of looters [Full list]
Daily Post Nigeria
The Federal Government has released a list of some of those who allegedly looted the nation's treasury. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, released the list at a press conference in Lagos on Friday. Mohammed said the individuals ...
Even desperate thieves apologise not because they are caught but…, Garba Shehu tells PDPVanguard
FG names 6 PDP looters who stole money from treasuryPulse Nigeria
Easter: Secondus, Atiku urge prayers for Nigeria's democracyDaily Trust
TheCable -TV360 -Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog) -Independent Newspapers Limited
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Martin Luther King Family visit: Avoid destroying good things for the sake of politics – Presidency – Vanguard


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Martin Luther King Family visit: Avoid destroying good things for the sake of politics – Presidency
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THE Presidency has explained that the visit of the Martin Luther King family led by the family's Matriarch, Naomi Barbara King, where a commemorative plague was given to President Muhammadu Buhari for his fight against corruption was a private visit ...
Buhari meets Naomi CampbellPremium Times
MLK Award to Buhari, A national disgrace and embrassment – PDPNaija247news
Group Demands Abike Dabiri's Sack Over Fraudulent Martin Luther King's AwardSaharaReporters.com
The Punch -P.M. News -WorldStage -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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Buhari reacts as Agric minister, Audu Ogbeh loses younger brother – Daily Post Nigeria


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Buhari reacts as Agric minister, Audu Ogbeh loses younger brother
Daily Post Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, over the passing of his younger brother, Clement Ogbeh. Buhari's condolence is contained in a statement issued on Friday by his Senior ...
President Buhari commiserates with Audu Ogbeh over brother's deathNAIJA.NG
Buhari Condoles With Audu Ogbeh Over Brother's DeathWetinhappen Magazine (blog)

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Security Chiefs Concerned Over Plot To Disrupt 2019 Elections – Presidency – CHANNELS TELEVISION


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Security Chiefs Concerned Over Plot To Disrupt 2019 Elections – Presidency
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Nigeria's security chiefs have expressed worry over plans by some groups in the country to disrupt the processes leading to the 2019 general elections, the presidency has said. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba ...
Security chiefs warn of plans to disrupt 2019 election processVanguard
Security agencies have uncovered plots to disrupt 2019 elections – PresidencyDaily Post Nigeria
Groups With 'Evil Designs' Plotting To Disrupt Nigeria's 2019 Election- Security ChiefsSaharaReporters.com
TheCable -TV360 -Daily Trust -The Eagle Online
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Nigerians can shut down Buhari’s government – Bakare warns – Daily Post Nigeria


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Nigerians can shut down Buhari's government – Bakare warns
Daily Post Nigeria
Tunde Bakare, serving overseer of the Latter Rain Assembly, LRA, has warned the President Muhammadu Buhari administration about what Nigerians can do. He warned that Nigerians can shut down the government as a result of herdsmen killings, conspiracy ...
Pastor Bakare says Nigerians should fight for themselvesPulse Nigeria
Bakare to Buhari: We can shut this govt downTheCable
Herdsmen Must Surrender Arms – Pastor BakareConcise News
NAIJA.NG
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Saraki reacts to death of Reps member, Buba Jubril – Daily Post Nigeria


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Saraki reacts to death of Reps member, Buba Jubril
Daily Post Nigeria
The Senate President, Bukola Saraki on Friday reacted to the death of Kogi-born Reps member, Umar Buba Jibril. The member, who represented Lokoja/Kogi federal constituency in the House of Representatives, was on Friday morning announced dead. Jibril, a ...
Oyegun, Saraki, Dogara absent at Tinubu ColloquiumPremium Times
Easter: Saraki Asks Nigerians To Emulate Christ's VirtuesCHANNELS TELEVISION
Senate's Passage Of PIGB Excites N' Deltans …As Saraki Announces Passage Of 201 Bills In Three YearsThe Tide
Ripples Nigeria -New Telegraph Newspaper -Vanguard -Daily Nigerian News
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How to prevent Chibok, Dapchi recurrence – Police – Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)


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How to prevent Chibok, Dapchi recurrence – Police
Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
The Police, yesterday, proffered some measures to prevent further recurrence of the abduction of school girls in both Borno and Yobe states. The force specifically advised the state governments to merge some schools in remote locations to enhance the ...

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Jonathan urges Nigerians to believe in the country – Pulse Nigeria


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Jonathan urges Nigerians to believe in the country
Pulse Nigeria
He said he expects Nigeria to overcome its challenges as long as Nigerians are united. Published: 10:14; Samson Toromade. Print; eMail · Jonathan urges Nigerians to believe in the country play Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan (Al Jazeera). 24/7 Live ...
Jonathan Says Nigeria Will Overcome ChallengesConcise News

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Deputy House Majority Leader Buba Jibril Dies At 58 – Concise News


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Deputy House Majority Leader Buba Jibril Dies At 58
Concise News
The Deputy Majority Leader of Nigeria's House of Representatives Umar Baba Jibril has died in the early hours of Friday in Abuja, two weeks after a senator Ali Wakili passed away. Jibril represented Lokoja/Kogi Federal constituency. He was 58. The ...
Reps Deputy Majority Leader, Umar Jibril, is deadPremium Times

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Troops arrest 3 Boko Haram militants in Borno – Daily Trust


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Troops arrest 3 Boko Haram militants in Borno
Daily Trust
Troops of the 23-Brigade Nigerian Army under the Operation Lafiya Dole have arrested three Boko Haram militants in Bama Local Government Area of Borno State. Army Spokesman, Brig.-Gen. Texas Chukwu, said in a statement distributed to newsmen in ...
Boko Haram and western educationThe Nation Newspaper
Troops Arrest Three Boko Haram TerroristsTHISDAY Newspapers
Wanted Boko Haram Terrorist, Three Others Arrested – ArmyConcise News
New Telegraph Newspaper -The Whistler NG
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$40m contract scam: EFCC strikes out seven charges against Jonathan’s cousin, Azibaola – Daily Post Nigeria


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$40m contract scam: EFCC strikes out seven charges against Jonathan's cousin, Azibaola
Daily Post Nigeria
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, yesterday, trashed seven of the nine-count charge the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, preferred against former President Goodluck Jonathan's cousin, Mr. Robert Azibaola. The court, in a ruling by ...
$40m Scam: You Have Case To Answer, Court Tells Jonathan's CousinIndependent Newspapers Limited
Court clears Jonathan's cousin's wife over alleged $40m scamGuardian (blog)
$40m Arms Scam: You Have Case To Answer, Nigerian Court Tells Former President Jonathan's CousinAfrica Prime News
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2 students found floating on water in Alagbado, Lagos, after heavy rain – Vanguard


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2 students found floating on water in Alagbado, Lagos, after heavy rain
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Lagos – Two male students of a private secondary school were picked up dead in the flood after a heavy rain in Alagbado area of Lagos on Thursday, witnesses confirmed. Front of Imo government House photo: by Chinonso Alozie The witnesses said the boys ...
Lagos lawyers hold protest despite police warningPremium Times
Bodies of 2 students found floating on water after heavy downpour in LagosNAIJA.NG

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Security agencies have uncovered plots to disrupt 2019 elections – Presidency – Daily Post Nigeria


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Security agencies have uncovered plots to disrupt 2019 elections – Presidency
Daily Post Nigeria
The Presidency has revealed that Heads of security agencies have uncovered plots by some groups to disrupt the processes leading to the 2019 general elections. Mallam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity ...
Security chiefs uncover plots to disrupt 2019 elections – PresidencyDaily Trust
2019: Security agencies uncover plots to disrupt elections - PresidencyNAIJA.NG

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2019: You cannot install APGA governor – Okorocha dares Archbishop Obinna – Daily Post Nigeria


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2019: You cannot install APGA governor – Okorocha dares Archbishop Obinna
Daily Post Nigeria
Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has told the Catholic Archbishop of Owerri Archdiocese, Most Rev. Anthony J.V Obinna, that he should perish the plan of installing a governor on the platform of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in 2019, in ...
Archbishop Obinna can't install APGA gov in 2019—OkorochaVanguard
Archbishop wants to install APGA gov in Imo — OkorochaDaily Trust
Imo: Joy of free educationThe Nation Newspaper
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Police Order Massive Deployment Nationwide – THISDAY Newspapers


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Police Order Massive Deployment Nationwide
THISDAY Newspapers
As Nigerians celebrate Easter, the Nigerian police wednesday said they have deployed personnel across the country to checkmate any break down of law and order. Police Public Relations Officer, Jimoh Moshood, explained that “the Inspector General of ...
Police talk tough over Ekiti 2018 guber polls, recovers arms in three statesGuardian (blog)
IG orders tight security nationwideThe Punch
IG orders massive deployment of personnelNew Telegraph Newspaper

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How mad teacher slaughtered pupils in Ogun – Vanguard


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How mad teacher slaughtered pupils in Ogun
Vanguard
IT was a black day in Agodo community, Ogun Waterside Local Government Area of Ogun State when an acclaimed former extra- mural class teacher, Lekan Quadri, suddenly turned to a killer and slaughtered two pupils. Quadri: Suspected mad teacher and Saint ...

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FG plans massive export with Lekki Deep Seaport – The Punch


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FG plans massive export with Lekki Deep Seaport
The Punch
The Federal Government has announced plans to embark on massive exportation of goods using the Lekki Deep Seaport when it becomes operational in 2021. Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo stated this on Thursday while inaugurating the Lekki Deep Seaport ...
Government earmarks N90b for special economic zones, to earn $200b from Lekki Deep SeaportGuardian (blog)
Nigeria to Earn $200bn from Lekki Seaport as FG Earmarks N90bn for Economic ZonesTHISDAY Newspapers
FG will give needed support to Lekki Deep Sea Port project — BuhariPulse Nigeria
The Nation Newspaper -CHANNELS TELEVISION -Nigeria Today -BusinessAMLive (press release) (blog)
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NAHCON extends deadline for Hajj 2018 registration – Premium Times


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NAHCON extends deadline for Hajj 2018 registration
Premium Times
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria ( NAHCON) has extended the deadline for registration of intending pilgrims for Hajj 2018. The commission has earlier fixed March 31 as the deadline for registration. A statement signed by Fatima Mustapha on ...
Honouring a Hajj reformist, Abdullahi MukhtarVanguard
NAHCON extends payment deadline to end of AprilPulse Nigeria
2018 Hajj: NAHCON extends payment deadlineP.M. News

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2 students found floating on water in Alagbado, Lagos, – Pulse Nigeria


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2 students found floating on water in Alagbado, Lagos,
Pulse Nigeria
The witnesses said the boys were found floating on water at Casso Bus Stop on Lagos/Abeokuta Expressway by shop owners and people waiting to board vehicles to their destinations. Published: 2 minutes ago , Refreshed: 5 minutes ago; Pulse News Agency ...
Lagos lawyers hold protest despite police warningPremium Times
Ambode To Establish Automobile Assembling Plant In LagosSaharaReporters.com
2 students found floating on water in Alagbado, Lagos, after heavy rainThe Nation Newspaper
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Full text of what Tinubu said about Buhari, Obasanjo’s ‘bad belle’ letter in Lagos – Daily Post Nigeria


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Full text of what Tinubu said about Buhari, Obasanjo's 'bad belle' letter in Lagos
Daily Post Nigeria
Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Tuesday said President Muhammadu Buhari was on a journey of redirecting Nigeria to the path of greatness. The former Governor of Lagos State made the disclosure during the ...
Full text of Osinbajo's address at Tinubu eventPulse Nigeria
Photos: 10th Bola Tinubu ColloquiumVanguard
Don't accept PDP's apologies, Tinubu tells NigeriansPremium Times
The Nation Newspaper -CHANNELS TELEVISION -TheCable -SaharaReporters.com
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‘Obiano to pay minimum wage in July’ – Vanguard


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'Obiano to pay minimum wage in July'
Vanguard
As states in Nigeria struggle to pay workers salary, the Governor of Anambra state, Chief Willie Obiano has completed plans to pay minimum wage to workers from July, 2018. A statement disclosed by the National Coordinator APGA Media Warriors Forum ...
Gov. Obiano donates 35 patrol trucks to Army, Navy, Police in AnambraPulse Nigeria
Gov. Obiano donates 35 patrol trucks to Army, Navy, PoliceThe Eagle Online
Obiano to commence payment of minimum wage in July 2018 - APGANAIJA.NG
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PDP mocks Buhari over controversial Martin Luther King award – Daily Post Nigeria


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PDP mocks Buhari over controversial Martin Luther King award
Daily Post Nigeria
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday mocked President Muhammadu Buhari, following the controversy surrounding the Martin Luther King award he received few days ago in Abuja. Few days after Buhari received the award, the King Centre denied ...
President Buhari's 2018 Easter messageVanguard
Easter: Buhari urges political actors, stakeholders to work for peace, social justicePremium Times
Where is the fear of Buhari?The Punch
The Nation Newspaper -Daily Trust -360Nobs.com -africanews
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Tinubu refers to Obasanjo as ‘bad belle’ letter writer – Daily Post Nigeria


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Tinubu refers to Obasanjo as 'bad belle' letter writer
Daily Post Nigeria
Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, on Thursday took a subtle swipe at former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, over his letter criticizing the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government. Speaking during the ...
Nigerians Have Accepted Our Apology, PDP Replies TinubuCHANNELS TELEVISION
You looted, you wasted our money, Tinubu tells PDPVanguard
Don't accept PDP's apologies, Tinubu tells NigeriansGuardian (blog)
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$40m arms scam: You have case to answer, court tells Jonathan’s cousin – The Eagle Online


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$40m arms scam: You have case to answer, court tells Jonathan's cousin
The Eagle Online
The court on Thursday ordered Azibaola to defend himself on two out of the nine-count charge preferred against him by the government. By The Eagle Online On Mar 29, 2018. Share. The Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered former President Goodluck ...
$40m fraud: You have a case to answer, court tells Jonathan's cousinThe Punch
$40m arms scam: Court asks Jonathan's cousin to defend himselfP.M. News

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Navy discover 6 new illegal refineries in Rivers – Vanguard


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Navy discover 6 new illegal refineries in Rivers
Vanguard
The Nigerian Navy says it has discovered six new illegal refineries with combined capacity to refine four million litres of crude oil daily in Alakiri, Asari Toru Local Government Area of Rivers. Ogoni. Capt. Victor Choji, Executive Officer of the ...
Vessel with 280000 litres allegedly stolen diesel impounded in RiversP.M. News

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What Army GOC said during burial service for 11 soldiers killed in Kaduna [Photo] – Daily Post Nigeria


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What Army GOC said during burial service for 11 soldiers killed in Kaduna [Photo]
Daily Post Nigeria
The General Officer Commanding, One Mechanise Division, Nigerian Army, Major-General Mohammed Mohammed, has expressed Army's readiness to defend the territorial integrity of the country. Speaking at the interfaith burial service for the 11 soldiers who ...
Army buries 11 soldiers killed by banditsVanguard
11 Nigerian soldiers killed by gunmen buriedPremium Times
Army buries 11 soldiers killed by bandits, as el-Rufai donates N5.5m to grieving familiesThe Punch
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Fresh violence in Zamfara claims 66 lives – Senator – Daily Post Nigeria


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Fresh violence in Zamfara claims 66 lives – Senator
Daily Post Nigeria
It was reported at the Senate plenary on Thursday that no fewer than 66 persons were extra-judicially mowed down in Zamfara state by maruading gunmen. This latest tragedy happened last night with women and children as major victims. Senator Kabiru ...
Senator accuses state govt of covering up Zamfara killingsPremium Times
Breaking: Gunmen kill 15 herders in ZamfaraVanguard
Gunmen kill 15 cattle herders in Zamfara attacksPulse Nigeria
Anadolu Agency -NAIJA.NG -TVC News -New Vision
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Buhari commissions Ikeja Bus Terminal, lauds Ambode’s development initiatives – Vanguard


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Buhari commissions Ikeja Bus Terminal, lauds Ambode's development initiatives
Vanguard
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday began his two-day official visit to Lagos State with the unveiling of ultra-modern Ikeja Bus Terminal designed to redefine public transportation in line with the Bus Reform Initiative of the State Government. L-R ...
#PresidentialVisit: Buhari commissions Ikeja Bus TerminalBellaNaija
PMB In Lagos: Buhari Commissions Bus Terminal, Attends ColloquiumNaija News

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Chinese arraigned for attempting to smuggle $.3m out of Nigeria – The Punch


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Chinese arraigned for attempting to smuggle $.3m out of Nigeria
The Punch
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arraigned a Chinese national, Li Yanping, before Justice Babatunde Quadri of a Federal High Court, Abuja, for allegedly concealing the sum of $300,000 (N108m) while attempting to board a flight to Dubai ...
EFCC arraigns 4 bankers over N129 million bank fraudNAIJA.NG

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Sowore’s movement slams FG for not signing Africa free trade deal – The Punch


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Sowore's movement slams FG for not signing Africa free trade deal
The Punch
The Take Back Nigeria Movement has condemned the President Muhammadu Buhari led-Federal Government for mismanaging Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement. The movement, promoted by Omoyele Sowore, in a release on Thursday, said it was disappointing ...

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Breaking: Senate rejects Buhari’s request for USD350m World Bank loan for Kaduna State – Vanguard


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Breaking: Senate rejects Buhari's request for USD350m World Bank loan for Kaduna State
Vanguard
ABUJA- THE Political quagmire between governor Nasir El- Rufai of Kaduna state and the three Senators representing the Senatorial districts of the state, took another dimension Thursday as the Senate rejected Kaduna State Development Policy Operation ...
Senate rejects Kaduna's $350 million loan requestPremium Times
Senate rejects $350million Kaduna World Bank loan requestDaily Post Nigeria
Senate rejects $350m Kaduna World Bank loan requestBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Pulse Nigeria -The Nation Newspaper -P.M. News -TheCable
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Ex-Governor Daniel: Asiwaju Tinubu a political strategist – TODAY.NG


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Ex-Governor Daniel: Asiwaju Tinubu a political strategist
TODAY.NG
The arrowhead of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has been described as a fearless political strategist. Former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba (Engr.) Gbenga Daniel, stated this in his goodwill message on the ...

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Court Orders Associated Airline To Pay Falae’s Family N246m Compensation – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

Court Orders Associated Airline To Pay Falae's Family N246m Compensation
CHANNELS TELEVISION
The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered Associated Airline to pay the sum of N246million as compensation to Ese Falae, the wife of late Deji Falae. Justice Hadizat Shagari gave the order while delivering a judgment that lasted for about two ...

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I found 3 human skulls while doing my job – Lagos street sweeper – Vanguard


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I found 3 human skulls while doing my job – Lagos street sweeper
Vanguard
ILORIN—A Lagos street sweeper attached to Mandilas area, Suleiman Ajenifuja, has said he found three human skulls while performing his duties. Skull. He was arrested by operatives of Kwara State Police Command in Ilorin, where he went to see a cleric ...
Police nab man transporting human skullsDaily Post Nigeria
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IPOB: Court Orders Sureties To produce Nnamdi Kanu or Go to Jail – SaharaReporters.com


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IPOB: Court Orders Sureties To produce Nnamdi Kanu or Go to Jail
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Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court, Abuja, has asked Sen. Enyinaya Abaribe, Immanuel El-Shalom and Tochukwu Uchendu to ensure that the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu is in court at the next hearing of ...
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PANDEF is not an Ijaw matter, Mulade tells Udengs – Vanguard


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PANDEF is not an Ijaw matter, Mulade tells Udengs
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UGHELLI—SECRETARY of Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, Alfred Mulade, has lashed out at the immediate past President of Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, Udengs Eradiri, over his comment against the forum, describing Udengs as “ignorant and arrogant” of the group ...
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Bill Gates As “A Wailing Wailer” By Reuben Abati – SaharaReporters.com


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Bill Gates As “A Wailing Wailer” By Reuben Abati
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“I do not enjoy speaking to you this bluntly when you have been gracious enough to invite me here…” – Bill Gates. by SaharaReporters, New York Mar 28, 2018. “I do not enjoy speaking to you this bluntly when you have been gracious enough to invite me ...
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Politicians must embrace equity, justice for peace to reign—Archbishop Obinna – Vanguard


Politicians must embrace equity, justice for peace to reign—Archbishop Obinna
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OWERRI—POLITICIANS nationwide, have been advised to embrace equity, justice and fairness, for peace to reign in Nigeria. The Catholic Archbishop of Owerri Ecclesiastical Province, His Grace, Dr. Anthony J. V. Obinna, who gave the advice, while ...

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Tinubu: Reconciliator at 66 – The Nation Newspaper


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Tinubu: Reconciliator at 66
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All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is 66 today. Group Political Editor EMMANUEL OLADESU examines the struggles, battles and exploits of the pro-democracy crusader, seasoned administrator and statesman, which culminated into ...
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Still on TY Danjuma’s call for self defence – Vanguard


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Still on TY Danjuma's call for self defence
Vanguard
“I am not a politician and politics is one profession I don't want to belong to because if I am a politician, I will not say what I am going to say to you now. TY Danjuma. Danjuma. “When I arrived in this arena, I saw rich cultural display and I was ...
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Why I want to rule Nigeria – Atiku – Vanguard


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Why I want to rule Nigeria – Atiku
Vanguard
LAGOS — FORMER Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has hinged his decision to run for the presidency once again on the need to rescue Nigeria from the destructive path the All Progressives Congress, APC, has set it. Atiku. “We all know what we have ...
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Atiku urges supporters to acquire PVCsThe Eagle Online
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Electoral Act Amendment: Reps to investigate alleged bribery scandal – Pulse Nigeria


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Electoral Act Amendment: Reps to investigate alleged bribery scandal
Pulse Nigeria
Rep. Abdulraman Danburan (Kano-APC) had drawn the attention of the house to a media publication that the lawmakers were being given. Published: 28.03.2018; Pulse News Agency Local by NAN. Print; eMail · Senate to probe $50,000 bribery allegation ...
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Reps deny receiving $30000 bribe to reverse polls reordering billThe Punch
Election sequence: Reps threaten court action over $30000 bribery allegationVanguard
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Nigeria Police may embark on mass sack – Intersociety – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Nigeria Police may embark on mass sack – Intersociety
Daily Post Nigeria
The International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety) on Wednesday raised alarm over alleged plot to carry out ethnic and religious cleansing in the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). This is contained in a statement signed by its ...

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Dapchi: CAN declares Good Friday as national day of prayers for Leah Sharibu’s release – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Dapchi: CAN declares Good Friday as national day of prayers for Leah Sharibu's release
Daily Post Nigeria
The President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Rev Dr Samson Olasupo Ayokunle has declared Good Friday March 30, 2018 as a day when all churches in the country should pray for the freedom of Leah Sharibu from the captivity of Boko Haram ...

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FEC approves N20.8bn for Ikorodu-Sagamu road – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

FEC approves N20.8bn for Ikorodu-Sagamu road
Daily Trust
The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved a sum of N20.8 billion for the rehabilitation of the Ikorodu-Sagamu road in Lagos and Ogun States. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammad, stated this while briefing State House ...
Breaking: FEC okays N20bn for Ikorodu – Shagamu expresswayVanguard
FG to rehabilitate Ikorodu-Shagamu road with N20bnThe Punch
FEC okays N20 billion for Ikorodu – Shagamu expresswayThe Nation Newspaper

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Only NASS Service Commission can explain N13.5m running cost of Senators – RMAFC – The Nation Newspaper


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Only NASS Service Commission can explain N13.5m running cost of Senators – RMAFC
The Nation Newspaper
The Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission ( RMAFC ), says only the management of the National Assembly Service Commission can explain the N13.5 million running cost allegedly being enjoyed by each Senator. Mr Ibrahim Mohammed, the Head ...
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Easter: Workers to get salaries as FG, States, LGs share N647.4bn [See breakdown] – Daily Post Nigeria


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Easter: Workers to get salaries as FG, States, LGs share N647.4bn [See breakdown]
Daily Post Nigeria
Workers at the three tiers of government are to receive their salaries for this month before the Easter break as the Federal, State and Local Governments on Wednesday shared the sum of N647.39 billion from the Federation Account. The money was the ...
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FAAC: FG, States, LGs Share N647.39bn – AdeosunThe Nation Newspaper
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Court insists Abaribe, Jewish leader must produce Kanu or go to jail – Vanguard


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Court insists Abaribe, Jewish leader must produce Kanu or go to jail
Vanguard
ABUJA – Trial Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday, okayed the service of enrolled orders on three persons that stood surety for the 'missing' leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu ...
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Again, Court asks sureties to produce Nnamdi Kanu or go to prisonPremium Times
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Taraba killings: Gov Ishaku blames Buhari govt, military, makes revelations – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Taraba killings: Gov Ishaku blames Buhari govt, military, makes revelations
Daily Post Nigeria
Governor of Taraba State, Darius Ishaku on Tuesday said the Buhari government and the military were aware of security threats as well as soldiers' misconduct in the state, but chose to do nothing about them. This was contained in a statement by Bala ...
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Nigeria Customs Intercepts Petrol Tanker Laden With Smuggled Rice – 360Nobs.com


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Nigeria Customs Intercepts Petrol Tanker Laden With Smuggled Rice
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The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Sokoto Command – which comprises of Zamfara, Sokoto and Kebbi States – has intercepted 585 bags of foreign rice hidden in a petrol tanker with a duty paid value of N11 million. It also arrested four suspects who ...

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Dogara’s wife’s driver dies in accident one week to wedding – Daily Post Nigeria


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Dogara's wife's driver dies in accident one week to wedding
Daily Post Nigeria
A driver attached to the wife of the speaker, House of Representatives, Mrs Gimbia Yakubu Dogara has died following a fatal motor accident. DAILY POST gathered that he lost his life less than one week to his wedding. Mr Mobmi died in Hawan Kibo, along ...
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Satellite business: Nigeria to help other nations find missing planes – Vanguard


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Satellite business: Nigeria to help other nations find missing planes
Vanguard
If the claims by the National Space Research and Development Agency, NASRDA, are anything to go by, Nigeria may have become the centre of satellite businesses in the world. It is even more interesting considering that the feat is achieved with locally ...
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Partnership with DFID Accelerates Governance Reforms in Yobe, Says Gaidam – THISDAY Newspapers


THISDAY Newspapers

Partnership with DFID Accelerates Governance Reforms in Yobe, Says Gaidam
THISDAY Newspapers
Yobe State Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Gaidam, has credited partnership with the United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID) as having a 'positive impact' on the governance system in the state, saying it has led to the adoption of a ...

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Strange ailment kills eight in Kano – The Punch


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Strange ailment kills eight in Kano
The Punch
No less than eight persons have died in Dungurawa village in Dawakin Tofa Local Government Area of Kano State, following the outbreak of a strange disease in the area. According to some troubled residents of the community, the disease, which broke out ...
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Obasanjo slams Buhari for not signing Africa free trade deal – The Punch


The Punch

Obasanjo slams Buhari for not signing Africa free trade deal
The Punch
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has decried the failure of President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the Africa Continental Free Trade Area agreement, expressing hope that he will change his mind before it is too late. Obasanjo poured out his mind on the ...

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We recovered N2.4bn, $150m from ex-Air Force chief, Amosu, says witness – Vanguard


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We recovered N2.4bn, $150m from ex-Air Force chief, Amosu, says witness
Vanguard
Lagos – A prosecution witness, Mr Tosin Owobo, on Tuesday told a Federal High Court in Lagos that N2.4 billion and 150 million dollars were recovered from the a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu. High profile political trial cases ...
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“I Will Fast And Pray For Danjuma”- Nyesom Wike – Naija News


Naija News

“I Will Fast And Pray For Danjuma”- Nyesom Wike
Naija News
River State Governor, Nyesom Wike, says he is impressed by the courage displayed by a former Minister of Defence, Lt. Gen. Theophilus Danjuma (retd.) when he said the truth about the killings by herdsmen across the country. Wike added that he has ...
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President Buhari seeks NASS approval to offset local debts – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

President Buhari seeks NASS approval to offset local debts
Daily Post Nigeria
The House of Representatives Tuesday received a letter from President Muhammadu Buhari seeking approval from the National Assembly to enable him offset inherited local debts. In the letter, read by speaker Yakubu Dogara, Buhari alleged that his ...
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Benue tribal leaders back Danjuma, accuse FG, military of aiding takeover of Benue by herdsmen – Vanguard


Vanguard

Benue tribal leaders back Danjuma, accuse FG, military of aiding takeover of Benue by herdsmen
Vanguard
MAKURDI- The tribal leaders of Benue state under the aegis of the Mdzough U Tiv, the ldoma National Forum and Omi Ny'lgede, Tuesday declared their support for the statement credited to former Chief of Army Staff and Minister of Defence, Gen. Theophilus ...
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Facebook unveils ‘SheMeansBusiness’ to boost women entrepreneurship – Vanguard


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Facebook unveils 'SheMeansBusiness' to boost women entrepreneurship
Vanguard
Socia media giant, Facebook, on Tuesday in Lagos unveiled an initiative known as ”SheMeansBusiness” to boost women entrepreneurship in Nigeria. Facebook. Facebook's Public Policy Director, Africa, Ms Ebele Okobi, said at the launch that the initiative ...
Facebook, She Leads Africa partner on #SheMeansBusinessThe Nation Newspaper
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DSS makes a haul, arrests kidnap kingpin, others – Vanguard


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DSS makes a haul, arrests kidnap kingpin, others
Vanguard
The Department of State Services (DSS) has arrested Mr. Lawal Mohammed, a suspected major financier and amourer of the dreaded Basalube kidnap gang in Kogi. DSS spokseman, Mr Tony Opuiyo, on Tuesday in Abuja, said the suspect was arrested on March 23 ...
DSS arrests Kogi kidnap kingpin, Basalube, othersDaily Post Nigeria
DSS Arrests Major Financer of Notorious Kidnap Gang In Kogi stateSaharaReporters.com
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Oyo Assembly urges lasting solution to farmers/herdsmen clashes – Vanguard


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Oyo Assembly urges lasting solution to farmers/herdsmen clashes
Vanguard
The Oyo State House of Assembly has called on Gov. Abiola Ajimobi to as a matter of urgency find lasting solution to herdsmen/farmers clashes in the state. The lawmakers made the call, following a report of the Committee on Public Petitions, Human ...

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Easter: FG declares Friday, Monday public holiday – The Punch


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Easter: FG declares Friday, Monday public holiday
The Punch
The Federal Government has declared Friday, March 30 and Monday 2nd April, 2018 as public holidays to mark Good Friday and Easter Monday respectively. The Minister of Interior, Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.), made the declaration on behalf of ...
Easter: Nigerian Govt declares Friday March 30, Monday April 2, public holidaysP.M. News
FG declares Friday, Monday as public holidays to EasterNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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Stormy Session in Senate today as Senators Debate Danjuma’s outburst – Vanguard


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Stormy Session in Senate today as Senators Debate Danjuma's outburst
Vanguard
ABUJA- STRONG Indications have emerged that there will be a stormy session tomorrow at the Senate Chamber as Senators will debate recent comments made by erstwhile Chief of Army Staff , Rtd Lt – Gen Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma that Nigerians should ...
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Senate debates TY Danjuma's allegation against military todayDaily Trust
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Photos: World class Ikeja Bus Terminal – Vanguard


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Photos: World class Ikeja Bus Terminal
Vanguard
All is set for the commissioning of the newly built world class Ikeja Bus Terminal by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode led administration. President Muhammadu Buhari will lead other top dignitaries on Thursday, March 29, 2018 to unveil the iconic ...
Lagos Govt To Commission Ikeja Bus TerminalSaharaReporters.com
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…it makes sense for Igbo people to support Buhari – Nnabuife – Vanguard


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…it makes sense for Igbo people to support Buhari – Nnabuife
Vanguard
Lagos – A political stalwart, Mr Kenneth Nnabuife, said on Tuesday that Igbos would gain a lot from supporting President Muhammadu Buhari to get a second term. Nnabuife Nnabuife made the statement while speaking in an interview in Lagos. He argues that ...
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Blackmails can’t make NASS abandon zonal intervention projects – Dogara – Daily Post Nigeria


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Blackmails can't make NASS abandon zonal intervention projects – Dogara
Daily Post Nigeria
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has stated that no amount of blackmail from any quarters will force the National Assembly to abandon zonal intervention projects because it is the tool through which lawmaker ensure equity ...
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One-legged robbery suspect found inside ceiling – Vanguard


Vanguard

One-legged robbery suspect found inside ceiling
Vanguard
A disabled man, alleged to be running a one-man robbery squad arrested following his foiled attempt to burgle some shops at a shopping plaza in Shasha area of Lagos, was yesterday taken before Ejigbo Magistrate's Court. Preliminary investigation ...
One Legged Robber Caught Inside Ceiling At Shopping ComplexNaija News

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‘Imo Needs 20 Universities’, Says Governor Okorocha – 360Nobs.com


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'Imo Needs 20 Universities', Says Governor Okorocha
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Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has revealed that the state needs not less than 20 universities to take care of the increasing population of qualified applicants of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) from the state who are yearly ...
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Northern politicians have failed test of leadership – Ango Abdullahi – NAIJA.NG


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Northern politicians have failed test of leadership - Ango Abdullahi
NAIJA.NG
A coalition of 18 Northern groups and associations, led by the Chairman, Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), Professor Ango Abdullahi, has passed a vote of no confidence on northern political leaders and urged them to quit. Vanguard reports that the group ...
Northern politicians should quit, they've failed the test of leadership — Ango Abdullahi, othersVanguard
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Wike moves against multiple taxation – Vanguard


Vanguard

Wike moves against multiple taxation
Vanguard
PORT-HARCOURT—GOVERNOR Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, yesterday flagged off the Rivers State Tax Management, RIVTAMIS, aimed at eliminating multiple taxation to enhance ease of doing business in Rivers State. The Governor of Rivers state, Wike. Wike ...
Rivers State launches Tax Management, identification number systemP.M. News
Nigeria heading to no destination – WikeDaily Post Nigeria
Herdsmen killings: I will fast, pray for Danjuma, says WikeThe Punch
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Our students not arraigned for protesting — OAU – Vanguard


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Our students not arraigned for protesting — OAU
Vanguard
OSOGBO—AUTHORITIES of the Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Ile-Ife, have debunked the claim that five students of the University were arrested and arraigned in court for protesting over alleged illegal eviction of students from the University hostels ...
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Cleric collects N11.8m ‘bride price’ from man, gives daughter to another – Vanguard


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Cleric collects N11.8m 'bride price' from man, gives daughter to another
Vanguard
Lagos— Moses Emonena, a Reverend Father, with the Assembly of God Church in Warri, Delta State, who allegedly obtained the sum of N11,750,000, under pretext of giving out his daughter to one Samuel Fatai, in marriage, was yesterday remanded in prison ...
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Cleric marries daughter to another man after 'collecting N11.7m' from suitorThe Nation Newspaper

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Taraba Killings: More Facts Emerge on How Ishaku’s Complaints Against Army Were Ignored – THISDAY Newspapers


THISDAY Newspapers

Taraba Killings: More Facts Emerge on How Ishaku's Complaints Against Army Were Ignored
THISDAY Newspapers
Contrary to allegations by the military authorities that the Taraba State Government did not cooperate with it in its bid to put an end to incessant killings in the state, fresh facts have emerged that the state government made series of efforts to ...

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Buhari bags Martin Luther King’s Exceptional African Leadership Award – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Buhari bags Martin Luther King's Exceptional African Leadership Award
Daily Post Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari was on Monday conferred with Black history award for his exceptional leadership in Africa. The award was presented to him by Late Martin Luther King's family who paid him a visit earlier on Monday at the presidential villa ...
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Your investment in health, education not good enough, Bill Gates slams FG again – Vanguard


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Your investment in health, education not good enough, Bill Gates slams FG again
Vanguard
CO-chairman of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates, has berated the Federal Government's investments in young people, especially in areas of health and education, saying it is not good enough. Bill Gate. He said this in an interview with ...
Bill Gates hits Nigerian govt againDaily Post Nigeria
Bill Gates says it is time for FG to do betterPulse Nigeria
'Your investment in health, education not good enough'– Bill Gates hits FG againTheCable
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Kwara governor, others pledge support for IPI Congress 2018 – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Kwara governor, others pledge support for IPI Congress 2018
The Eagle Online
The governor, while receiving a delegation of the IPI Congress Media and Publicity Committee, which was on advocacy visit to his office in Ilorin, said he would sponsor journalists from the state to the IPI World Congress in Abuja in June. By The Eagle ...
Kwara pledges support for IPI 2018 congressTheCable
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Nigeria in trouble under me – Buhari finally admits – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Nigeria in trouble under me – Buhari finally admits
Daily Post Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday admitted that Nigeria has been turbulent since he came on board in 2015. The president made this comment while inaugurating the Food Security Council chaired by him. At the inauguration, the president spoke about ...
Last 3-yrs has been turbulent for Nigeria, Buhari lamentsVanguard
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NAFDAC warns against fruits ripened with carbide – The Nation Newspaper


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NAFDAC warns against fruits ripened with carbide
The Nation Newspaper
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has advised public to shun consumption of fruits ripened with calcium carbide. The agency gave the warning on Monday in Abuja in a statement signed by its management, saying that ...
Carbide-ripened fruits cause cancer – NAFDAC warns NigeriansDaily Post Nigeria
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Buhari Signs Pact With Switzerland Over Confiscated Illegally-Acquired Assets – Independent Newspapers Limited


Independent Newspapers Limited

Buhari Signs Pact With Switzerland Over Confiscated Illegally-Acquired Assets
Independent Newspapers Limited
Moves to reclaim assets illegally taken from Nigeria and stashed abroad has seen President Muhammadu Buhari signing a pact with the Swiss government. The Federal Government also entered a separate Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with republic of ...
President Buhari signs agreement with Singapore, SwitzerlandNAIJA.NG

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RB announces academic competition for Lagos – P.M. News


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RB announces academic competition for Lagos
P.M. News
RB Educational Books Limited has opened registration for Lagos State Academic Competition and Award for Excellent Academic Performance. The event is aimed at providing a competitive head-start; steadily culminating in identifying, celebrating and ...
Lagos Assembly summons commissionersPremium Times
Police refuse to arrest IPMAN member after issuing dud chequesThe Punch
The shame of Lagos State BRTGuardian (blog)
Vanguard -Concise News -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Cannabis is a miracle drug allowed for medical purposes – UN approves – Vanguard


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Cannabis is a miracle drug allowed for medical purposes – UN approves
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ABUJA – STRONG indications emerged Monday that Nigeria may soon relax its law against planting and consumption of cannabis, with declaration that the United Nations ((UN) has approved usage of the drug for medical purposes. A cannabis plantations. The ...
NDLEA arrests graduate with 762kg of cannabis in EdoThe Nation Newspaper
Legalise Indian hemp use, UN urges NigeriaThe Punch
Relax Your Laws On Cannabis, UN Urges NigeriaConcise News

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The problem confronting Nigeria has no respect-for geographical boundaries – Boss Mustapha – Vanguard


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The problem confronting Nigeria has no respect-for geographical boundaries – Boss Mustapha
Vanguard
Abuja – The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha, has called for synergy among the Federal, State and Local Governments to ensure national growth. Boss Gida Mustapha Mustapha made the call at the 2018 First Quarter ...

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I didn’t know Patience Jonathan was perm sec – Dudafa tells Court – Daily Post Nigeria


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I didn't know Patience Jonathan was perm sec – Dudafa tells Court
Daily Post Nigeria
A former Special Assistant to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Waripamo-Owei Dudafa, said on Monday he was not aware that former First Lady, Dame Patience, was a one-time permanent secretary in Bayelsa State. Dudafa was testifying during hearing in ...
Frozen $15.5m: I Am Not Aware If Patience Jonathan Was Bayelsa Perm Sec, Aide Tells CourtIndependent Newspapers Limited

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Edo floats new waste management scheme – Vanguard


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Edo floats new waste management scheme
Vanguard
The Edo State Government has said a new waste management scheme will be launched, in April, to monitor the activities of waste managers across the state. Godwin Obaseki. Commissioner for Environment and Sustainability, Hon. Reginald Okun, disclosed ...
Criminality: IGP Approves Marine Base For EdoIndependent Newspapers Limited

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Obiano swears in 19 commissioners, 11 special advisers – The Punch


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Obiano swears in 19 commissioners, 11 special advisers
The Punch
Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra on Monday sworn-in 19 commissioners and 11 Special Advisers to form part of his cabinet for the second term. The commissioners are Dr. Uju Nwogu, Ministry of Justice; Messrs Ifeatu Onejeme, Finance; Mark Okoye ...
Gov. Obiano swears in 19 commissioners, 11 special advisersThe Eagle Online
Governor Obiano swears in 19 commissioners, 11 special advisersTODAY.NG

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