Daily Archives: March 5, 2018

We have tamed grand corruption, says Osinbajo – Vanguard


The Nation Newspaper

We have tamed grand corruption, says Osinbajo
Vanguard
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government has tamed grand corruption in Nigeria. Professor Osinbajo gave the statement during an interview he granted a group of journalists and social media practitioners ...
Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Monday morningDaily Post Nigeria
Osinbajo Defends Buhari's Failure To Visit States Over Killings, AbductionsSaharaReporters.com
Nigeria: Beyond the Corruption Perception IndexThe Punch
Daily Trust -The Nation Newspaper -THISDAY Newspapers -Naija News
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Africa’s Richest Man Builds $3.5 Million Business School In Nigeria – Forbes


Forbes

Africa's Richest Man Builds $3.5 Million Business School In Nigeria
Forbes
Mfonobong Nsehe , Contributor I chronicle Africa's success stories and track its richest people Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, has donated a $3.5 million building to the Bayero University ...
Dangote donates N1.2bn business school to Bayero varsityVanguard
Dangote donates N1.2bn business school to BUKNew Telegraph Newspaper
Dangote business school launched at varsityThe Nation Newspaper
NAIJA.NG -BellaNaija -TODAY.NG -Daily Cannon (satire) (blog)
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Breaking: Gunmen kidnap Kano govt official, demand N20m ransom – Vanguard


Vanguard

Breaking: Gunmen kidnap Kano govt official, demand N20m ransom
Vanguard
KANO – Unknown gunmen have abducted a top official of Kano SUBEB, Alhaji Uba Muhammad and demanded N20m ransom. Alh. Uba Muhammad who is the Secretary of Kano state Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) was whisked away by unknown persons at gunpoint ...
Gunmen kidnap Kano SUBEB secretaryTheCable

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Only 10 state houses of assembly have voted on LG autonomy — NULGE – Vanguard


Vanguard

Only 10 state houses of assembly have voted on LG autonomy — NULGE
Vanguard
abuja—Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, weekend that Local Government Autonomy had not been rejected by states houses of assembly in the on-going constitution amendment process, as been speculated. NULGE said the bill on local ...
State assemblies have not rejected LG autonomy – NULGEDaily Trust
Oyo legislature and LG autonomyThe Nation Newspaper
Only 10 states have voted on Local Government Autonomy Bill - NULGENAIJA.NG

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Why APC members beat up Archbishop Obinna – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Why APC members beat up Archbishop Obinna
Daily Post Nigeria
Fresh reports have emerged on why members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, beat up the Archbishop of Owerri Catholic archdiocese, Valentine Obinna on Saturday. Report emerged at the weekend that APC members who accompanied wife of the state ...
Catholic priest condemn APC's loyalists attack on Bishop ObinnaVanguard
My assault same as Christ's humiliation at Calvary, says Rev Fr Obinna who alleges attack by APC membersThe Punch
Reverend Father Asomugha condemns APC's loyalists verbal attack on Bishop ObinnaNAIJA.NG

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PDP will return to power in 2019 – Babangida – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

PDP will return to power in 2019 – Babangida
Daily Post Nigeria
Former Niger state governor, Babangida Aliyu, at the weekend, declared that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will unseat the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2019. He said this at the Niger East senatorial gathering of former state and ...
PDP National Chairman, Wike Absent At NWC Meeting With Governors In Gombe.Leadership Newspapers (press release)
PDP: APC will soon die, Secondus declaresPulse Nigeria
APC Has Not Fulfilled Any Of Its Promises To Nigerians – PDPNaija News
TODAY.NG -The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog) -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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20 killed, 300 cows stolen in fresh Taraba violence – Vanguard


Vanguard

20 killed, 300 cows stolen in fresh Taraba violence
Vanguard
About 20 persons have been reported killed and 300 cows stolen, following a fresh outbreak of ethnic violence on the Mambilla Plateau in Sardauna Local Government Area of Taraba State, yesterday. A fleeing resident, Saadu Mogoggo, who said his house ...
20 persons killed, 300 cows missing as fresh crisis rocks TarabaDaily Post Nigeria
Killings: CNG Accuses Presidency,Northern Governors Of InsensitivityLeadership Newspapers (press release)
BREAKING: Buhari to visit Benue, Taraba — four 'troubled' statesTheCable
The Tide -Premium Times -TVC News -AllAfrica.com
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Ajimobi’s ‘third term’ story is misunderstood parable, says Olubadan – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Ajimobi's 'third term' story is misunderstood parable, says Olubadan
The Nation Newspaper
The Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, Aje Ogungunniso I, has said the story credited to him on Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi's “third term” was largely misunderstood. The frontline monarch said he did not use the words literally but ...
My comment on Ajimobi's third term was misunderstood – OlubadanDaily Post Nigeria
Ajimobi meets traditional rulers, want violence-free LG poll, present scorecardBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
As deputy speaker, thugs locked me up in the boot of a car — AkintolaThe Punch

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Obasanjo clocks 81 today, PDP, Amosun hail ex-President – The Punch


The Punch

Obasanjo clocks 81 today, PDP, Amosun hail ex-President
The Punch
The party described him as an outstanding nationalist; a courageous and dedicated leader, who has made immeasurable sacrifices towards the development, stability and growth of the nation. The National Publicity Secretary of the party , Mr. Kola ...
Amosun, Dickson Congratulate Obasanjo at 81THISDAY Newspapers
Amosun, Dickson greet Obasanjo at 81The Nation Newspaper
Bayelsa Flags Off 2018 Measles Vaccination CampaignIndependent Newspapers Limited

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How artisans, others find succour from National Housing programme – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

How artisans, others find succour from National Housing programme
Daily Trust
Artisans, farmers and suppliers in the country are getting more empowered through the National Housing Programme aimed at providing affordable houses in Nigeria. A number of artisanal job opportunities have been created following the speed the current ...
FG urges community in Benue not hinder developmentVanguard
FG to hasten infrastructure development in north-central housing projectThe Nation Newspaper
FG spends N771 million to build 80 houses in Plateau state - OfficialNAIJA.NG
Politics Nigeria
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2019: Group begins mobilization of Lagos residents to get PVCs – Vanguard


The Punch

2019: Group begins mobilization of Lagos residents to get PVCs
Vanguard
A non-governmental organization, Lagos Development Initiative (LDI) has commenced mobilizing eligible voters in the State to register and collect their Permanent Voter's Cards (PVCs) ahead of the 2019 general elections. INEC PVCs. The group has equally ...
Lagos'll become Africa's third largest economy, says OtedolaThe Nation Newspaper
Group urges Lagosians to get PVCsThe Punch

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Buhari leaves Nigeria Monday – Daily Post Nigeria


The Punch

Buhari leaves Nigeria Monday
Daily Post Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari will Monday depart for Accra, Ghana to attend the country's 61st Independence Anniversary celebrations holding at the Independence Square on Tuesday, March 6. His Special Adviser on Media & Publicity, Femi Adesina, said this ...
Breaking: Buhari to attend Ghana's 61st Independence anniversaryVanguard
Buhari Congratulates Ex-Super Eagles Coach Onigbinde At 80CHANNELS TELEVISION
Buhari congratulates octogenarian OnigbindeThe Punch
THISDAY Newspapers -New Telegraph Newspaper -NAIJA.NG -News Agency of Nigeria (press release)
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Kaduna APC – If El’rufai is for war, we are also for war and a bigger war – Shehu Sani – Vanguard


Vanguard

Kaduna APC – If El'rufai is for war, we are also for war and a bigger war – Shehu Sani
Vanguard
A National Assembly member, Sen. Shehu Sani, says he will support any effort at resolving the crisis in Kaduna state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Sani, who represents Kaduna Central at the Senate, gave the assurance on Sunday in ...
Kaduna APC crisis: Shehu Sani threatens Gov El- Rufai with 'war'BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Tenure extension is like using helicopter to fly over APC problems – Shehu SaniDaily Trust
Buhari, the Only Glue Holding APC, Says Shehu SaniTHISDAY Newspapers

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Underage voting: INEC, threat to nation’s democracy – PDP – Vanguard


Vanguard

Underage voting: INEC, threat to nation's democracy – PDP
Vanguard
ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday described the declaration by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, that there are no underage voters in Kano State as an act of cowardice and a threat ...
Group mandates INEC to investigate alleged underage voting in KanoBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
INEC Wants Report Of “No Evidence” In Kano Underage Voting Saga DisregardedLeadership Newspapers (press release)
2019: Ohanaeze vows to sue INEC over underage votersDaily Post Nigeria
THISDAY Newspapers -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -TheCable -Premium Times
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UTME : Printing of notification slip to commence March 6- JAMB – Vanguard


Vanguard

UTME : Printing of notification slip to commence March 6- JAMB
Vanguard
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has directed candidates for the 2018 UTME to start printing their examination notification slip from Tuesday, March 6. JAMB candidates. The board's Head of Media and Information Department, Dr Fabian ...
Era of pay and sin no more over in JAMB — RegistrarThe Punch
Court declares Post UTME illegal in tertiary institutionsPulse Nigeria
UTME: Printing of notification slip to commence Tuesday, March 6 - JAMBNAIJA.NG

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‘We’re under attack, pray for me’, Boko Haram victim cries out – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

'We're under attack, pray for me', Boko Haram victim cries out
Pulse Nigeria
In the audio, the nurse was heard saying they were under attack before one of the terrorists asked her to shut up. Published: 14 minutes ago , Refreshed: 2 minutes ago; Dimeji Akinloye. Print; eMail · 'We're under attack, pray for me', Boko Haram ...
Cameroon Returns 4 Soldiers, 2 Mobile Policeman Who Fled There During Boko Haram's Attack On RannSaharaReporters.com
AUDIO: 'Tell my parents I'm in trouble' — nurse abducted in Rann speaksTheCable
Rann: UN Demands Arrest, Prosecution of AttackersTHISDAY Newspapers
Vanguard -The Nation Newspaper -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -thewillnigeria (press release) (blog)
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