Daily Archives: March 3, 2018

Quran is the greatest human encyclopedia that teaches peace – Buhari – Vanguard


Vanguard
Quran is the greatest human encyclopedia that teaches peace – Buhari
Vanguard
President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Nigerians to understand that all the Holy Books revealed by Allah preach peaceful coexistence among people. Buhari stated this on Saturday in Katsina at the closing ceremony of the 32nd National Qur'anic Recitation

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Nigerian Army disburses N19m to 95 widows of fallen heroes in Enugu – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online
Nigerian Army disburses N19m to 95 widows of fallen heroes in Enugu
The Eagle Online
Maj.- Gen. Adamu Abubakar, the General Officer Commanding, 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, said this in a statement issued by Col. Sagir Musa, Deputy Director of Army Public Relations of the Division on Saturday in Enugu. By Dotun Oladipo On Mar 3
Nigerian Army disburse N19m to 95 widows of fallen heroes in EnuguPremium Times
Army gives N19m to 95 widows of fallen heroes in EnuguDaily Trust
Army Distributes Cash to 95 Widows in EnuguPRNigeria News (press release)
The Nation Newspaper –The Punch
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Ekiti 2018: Fayose bows, to allow primary holds in PDP – Daily Trust


The Punch
Ekiti 2018: Fayose bows, to allow primary holds in PDP
Daily Trust
All the governorship aspirants of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP ) for Ekiti state 2018 governorship election would now face party primary unhindered. The aspirants who have indictated interest for the plum position so far are : the current Deputy
Ekiti 2018: ADP adopts PDP gov aspirant as candidateNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
David Mark ends Ekiti PDP crisis, reconciles warring factionsNAIJA.NG

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INEC to seek partnership with NURTW on transport arrangement – TheNewsGuru


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INEC to seek partnership with NURTW on transport arrangement
TheNewsGuru
INEC says it will enter into strategic partnership with the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) to ensure an effective distribution of materials and personnel ahead of the 2019 elections. Prof Godswill Obioma, INEC Resident Electoral

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Chibok and Dapchi girls: The whoredom of karma – Vanguard


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Chibok and Dapchi girls: The whoredom of karma
Vanguard
On Monday, February 19, 2018, Boko Haram insurgents invaded Government Girls Science Technical College in Dapchi, Yobe state, abducting 110 of the 906 student population. It was yet another tragic day for a nation that is yet to get over a similar
What Buhari, APC should learn from Trump – PDPDaily Post Nigeria
Even after kidnapped girls escape Boko Haram, reintegrating into society is a big testQuartz
Missed Lessons Of ChibokLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Xinhua –THISDAY Newspapers –Guardian (blog) –AOL
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Semi-literate president, governor can’t achieve anything – Nwabueze – Daily Post Nigeria


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Semi-literate president, governor can't achieve anything – Nwabueze
Daily Post Nigeria
National Chairman of the Patriots and Igbo Leaders of Thought, ILT, Professor Ben Nwabueze has stated that a semi-literate President, Governor, state or federal lawmaker cannot achieve anything in office. He aslso called for the amendment of the 1999
Why semi literates are governing Nigeria – Prof. NwabuezeVanguard

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2019, insecurity: IBB, Danjuma hold talks in Minna – Vanguard


Vanguard
2019, insecurity: IBB, Danjuma hold talks in Minna
Vanguard
FORMER Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida on Thursday played host to former Chief of Army Staff, General Theophilus Danjuma during which they held a closed door meeting. Former military head of state, General Ibrahim Babangida. Gen. Danjuma
TY Danjuma Visits IBB In MinnaLeadership Newspapers (press release)
IBB, TY Danjuma meet in Minna Behind Closed DoorsTHISDAY Newspapers
IBB, Danjuma in closed door meeting in MinnaThe Nation Newspaper
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) –New Telegraph Newspaper
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Tight security in Kano as Buhari attends wedding of two serving governors’ children – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Tight security in Kano as Buhari attends wedding of two serving governors' children
Daily Post Nigeria
Governor Abdullahi Ganduje's daughter, Fatima, is set to wed the son of Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State, Idris, in Kano. President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to lead other high-profile guests like Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Asiwaju Bola
Buhari, Tinubu, governor, others to grace Ganduje's daughter's wedding in Kano todayThe Nation Newspaper
Buhari, 25 govs expected in Kano as Ganduje's daughter weds Ajimobi's sonNAIJA.NG

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2019: 70 political youth groups merge in Kwara, vow to sack Saraki – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
2019: 70 political youth groups merge in Kwara, vow to sack Saraki
Daily Post Nigeria
The Coordinator, Kwara Rescue Alliance, Abdulsalam Ibrahim, has declared that 70 political youth groups in Kwara State had formed an alliance to unseat the Senate President, Bukola Saraki. Ibrahim said the move was due to alleged bad governance and
Angry Youths Stone, Chase Out Saraki From Lafiaji Town In Kwara StateSaharaReporters.com
We Will Unseat Saraki -70 Kwara Youth Groups VowNaija News
Angry protesters allegedly stone and chase Saraki out of Lafiaji town (PHOTOS)Politics Nigeria

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Oil-rich Nigeria fuel scarcity weighs on Buhari’s popularity – SFGate


SFGate
Oil-rich Nigeria fuel scarcity weighs on Buhari's popularity
SFGate
Lines of cars and trucks snaking around blocks in the center of the Nigerian capital, Abuja, highlight the state's failure to fix a problem that's bedeviled Africa's biggest oil producer for decades: fuel shortages. A new round of gasoline scarcity

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2019: Plot thickens to stop Buhari with Saraki, Tambuwal – Vanguard


Vanguard
2019: Plot thickens to stop Buhari with Saraki, Tambuwal
Vanguard
President Muhammadu Buhari may have strengthened his hand in getting the presidential ticket of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, with last Tuesday's sweeping extension of the tenure of the National Working Committee, NWC. Buhari & Saraki
2019: Fasehun attacks Oyegun, Bello for calling Buhari messiahDaily Post Nigeria
PDP Will Recapture Kano – ChairmanLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Opinion: President Buhari's road map to MaradiYNaija
THISDAY Newspapers –Daily Trust –Independent Newspapers Limited –Nigeria Today
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2019 Presidency: Is Fela Durotoye overreaching himself? – Vanguard


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2019 Presidency: Is Fela Durotoye overreaching himself?
Vanguard
He is unarguably among Nigeria's leading motivational speakers with a clientele base ranging from tier one banks to some of the country's leading oil companies. Fela Durotoye, or FD as he is simply called, has his forte in inspiring executives to bring
Fela Durotoye Marches OnIndependent Newspapers Limited

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APC and the tenure question – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper
APC and the tenure question
The Nation Newspaper
Briefing newsmen after Tuesday's National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the often effervescent Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, said the party's NEC, in accordance with its constitutional powers
Tinubu's failure'll spell doom for APC — Sen. SaniVanguard
2019: Buhari will disappoint those predicting his downfall – APC chieftain, OkorieDaily Post Nigeria
2019 polls: APC proposes N14bn budget for 2018The Punch
P.M. News –NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) –Newburgh Gazette –ClickLancashire
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IBB, Danjuma in closed door meeting in Minna – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper
IBB, Danjuma in closed door meeting in Minna
The Nation Newspaper
Former President General Ibrahim Babangida on Thursday held a close door meeting with General Theophilus Danjuma at his hill-top mansion in Minna, the Niger State capital. The meeting lasted for three hours. Sources disclosed that the meeting may not

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Garlands for Governor Okowa – Vanguard


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Garlands for Governor Okowa
Vanguard
Hard work and appreciation are part of human existence at the individual level or governmental level. Appreciation for deeds well done is one form of motivation to spur the person so appreciated to do more. And this was demonstrated recently at Eko
Gov Okowa commissions steel company in AladjaP.M. News
Delta is investment haven, says Okowa as multi-billion naira refinery set to take offThe Nation Newspaper
Okowa commends AMCON's role in Delta Steel revivalThe Punch
The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog)
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Niger: Fire razes Bida Central Market – The Punch


New Telegraph Newspaper
Niger: Fire razes Bida Central Market
The Punch
Traders at the Bida Central Market in Niger State have been thrown into mourning after fire burnt down all shops within the facility. According to findings by Saturday PUNCH, the fire started at about 8:00pm on Thursday and could not be put out by
Fire Razes 900 Shops At Bida MarketIndependent Newspapers Limited
Fire destroys 1322 shops in NigerNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Former Gov. Obi lists conditions for Nigeria, Africa to develop – Vanguard


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Former Gov. Obi lists conditions for Nigeria, Africa to develop
Vanguard
Yenagoa – Former Governor of Anambra, Mr Peter Obi, on Friday listed two conditions that must be met for Nigeria to overcome its economic difficulties and for Africa to develop. He said that governments in the country needed to invest massively in
Peter Obi calls for investment on education to drive developmentThe Eagle Online
Obi Proffers Solution To Africa, Nigeria's Economic ChallengesIndependent Newspapers Limited

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Saraki charges security forces to go after Boko Haram members who attacked IDP camp in Rann – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Saraki charges security forces to go after Boko Haram members who attacked IDP camp in Rann
Daily Post Nigeria
Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has called for the arrest of perpetrators of the attack on an Internally Displaced People (IDP) camp in Rann, Borno State. “My prayers are with the people of Rann, Borno State at this time. “Last night's despicable
Four UN aid workers killed, one abducted in Rann attackPremium Times
Suspected Boko Haram militants kill 11 including three aid workers in NigeriaReuters
Boko Haram Militants Kill Aid Workers at Military Base in NigeriaNew York Times
Leadership Newspapers (press release) –SaharaReporters.com –Daily Trust –Pulse Nigeria
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