Daily Archives: March 7, 2018

Kogi state crisis ‘threat to Nigeria democracy’ – Bukola Saraki – Vanguard


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Kogi state crisis 'threat to Nigeria democracy' – Bukola Saraki
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Senate President Dr. Bukola Saraki on Wednesday condemned the lingering socio-political unrest in Kogi sate especially the recent attack by suspected armed thugs on Sen. Ahmed Ogembe's empowerment programme, noting that such act undermines the tenets ...
APC, PDP senators flay Kogi Governor BelloPremium Times
Kogi crisis 'threat to Nigeria democracy' – SarakiDaily Post Nigeria
If you don't change from your evil ways, you will be disgraced out of office, Ekweremadu warns Yahaya BelloNigeria Today
Ripples Nigeria -New Telegraph Newspaper -NAIJA.NG
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INEC reveals when voters will get their PVC – Daily Post Nigeria


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INEC reveals when voters will get their PVC
Daily Post Nigeria
The Independent National Electoral Commission says the distribution of Permanent Voter Cards to their owners will begin by the middle of May. The Ebonyi INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner, Professor Godswill Obioma, disclosed this at a strategic ...
INEC uncovers registration of ineligible persons in TarabaVanguard
Distribution of PVCs begins in May – INECPremium Times
INEC Confirms Registration Of Ineligible Persons As Voters In TarabaSaharaReporters.com
TheCable -Pulse Nigeria -The Eagle Online -The Streetjournal
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2019: Imo heats-up, as oil communities endorse Deputy Gov – Vanguard


2019: Imo heats-up, as oil communities endorse Deputy Gov
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Weeks after Governor Rochas Okorocha, endorsed his son-in-law Mr. Uche Nwosu, to succeed him in 2019, his Deputy, Prince Eze Madumere, has gotten another endorsement from youths of the oil communities in the state, to contest for the governorship ...

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Court grants bail to alleged husband killer ‘Maryam Sanda’ – Vanguard


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Court grants bail to alleged husband killer 'Maryam Sanda'
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A Federal high court in Abuja has granted bail to Maryam Sanda, the woman who reportedly stabbed her husband Bilyamin Bello to death over infidelity. *Love gone sour: Maryam Sanda reportedly stabbed her husband, Bilyamin Bello, to death. Bilyamin Bello ...
Ex-PDP chairman's son: Alleged killer wife gets bailThe Punch
BREAKING: Maryam Sanda secures bailDaily Trust
Maryam Sanda, who allegedly killed husband, granted bailPremium Times
TheCable -CHANNELS TELEVISION -BellaNaija -The Whistler NG
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Police vs Peace Corps: Reps threaten to sue lawyer over alleged perjury – Daily Post Nigeria


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Police vs Peace Corps: Reps threaten to sue lawyer over alleged perjury
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A legal officer serving with the Nigerian Police, Superintendent Joseph Nwadike is to face trial for lying under oath, DAILY POST is reporting. This was disclosed yesterday by the Chairman, House Committee on Public Petitions, Hon Nkem Abonta, while ...
Is President's rejection of Peace Corps bill appropriate?The Punch
Police Vs Peace Corps Debacle: We Will Not Be Intimidated By Nigeria Police Lies - Akoh RevealsThe Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog)
Peace Corps bill: Lawmakers vow to drag police lawyer to court over alleged perjuryNAIJA.NG
SundiataPost (press release) (blog)
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Obasanjo’s disciples should join PDP to ease Buhari out — Opara, fmr Deputy Speaker – Vanguard


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Obasanjo's disciples should join PDP to ease Buhari out — Opara, fmr Deputy Speaker
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Erstwhile deputy speaker of the House of Representatives, Sir Austin Opara and chieftain of the People's Democratic Party, PDP has been a recurring decimal in the politics of Rivers State and the nation at large. In this interview, he gave insight into ...
Edo APC follows trend, wins council poll in landslideGuardian (blog)
PDP to APC: Don't vent your frustration on innocent NigeriansTheCable
Rice Theft: Police quizzes Edo PDP ChairP.M. News
New Telegraph Newspaper -The Nation Newspaper -Independent Newspapers Limited -NAIJA.NG
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Reps probe loss of N2bn, $3.8m from sale of PHCN – Vanguard


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Reps probe loss of N2bn, $3.8m from sale of PHCN
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The House of Representatives is to investigate the alleged loss of N2 billion and $3.8 million through banks' non-payment of interests on the proceeds of the sale of Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, successor companies. The decision followed the ...
Reps order probe into alleged N2b, $3.8m fraud by banksGuardian (blog)
PHCN sale: Reps probe CBN, banks over $3.8m, N2bn diversionNew Telegraph Newspaper

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VAIDS: We have data on Nigerians with hidden assets — Adeosun – Vanguard


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VAIDS: We have data on Nigerians with hidden assets — Adeosun
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The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, yesterday, declared that the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) has given the Federal Government access to data of Nigerians with hidden assets both at home and abroad. Adeosun made the ...
FG Uncovers 130000 High Profile Tax DefaultersLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Fed Govt has data on Nigerians with hidden assets, says ministerThe Nation Newspaper
FG mulls special court to prosecute tax defaultersNew Telegraph Newspaper
The Tide -NAIJA.NG
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Federal Govt begs SSANU, NASU, NAAT to suspend strike – P.M. News


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Federal Govt begs SSANU, NASU, NAAT to suspend strike
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The Federal Government has pleaded with the Non-Teaching Staff of the Nigerian Universities to suspend the three months strike they embarked upon since Dec.10 2017. Sen. Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment made the appeal in a statement ...
ABU staff unions disagree over SSANU strikeVanguard
End in sight for Varsity non-teaching staff strikeThe Nation Newspaper
ABU's Senior Staff Union Pulls Out Of National StrikeWetinhappen Magazine (blog)

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BREAKING: Former Nasarawa Governor, Aliyu Akwe-Doma dies in Israel – Daily Post Nigeria


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BREAKING: Former Nasarawa Governor, Aliyu Akwe-Doma dies in Israel
Daily Post Nigeria
Akwe-Doma reportedly died after a brief illness at a foreign hospital in Israel, a nephew Ahmed Bako, told Premium Times on Tuesday. It was gathered that already, sympathisers have gathered at Mr. Akwe-Doma's house in Orozo, Karshi district of Abuja ...
Ex-Nasarawa Governor, Doma, Dies At 75Leadership Newspapers (press release)
What you should know about late ex Nasarawa Governor, Aliyu Akwe-DomaPulse Nigeria
Nasarawa ex governor, Doma, dies at 78The Punch
THISDAY Newspapers -New Telegraph Newspaper -News Agency of Nigeria (press release) -360Nobs.com
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As a government, we are extremely proud of Edo voters – Obaseki – Vanguard


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As a government, we are extremely proud of Edo voters – Obaseki
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The Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obseki, has expressed his appreciation to Edo voters, civil society organisations, the media, security agencies and other stakeholders for the successful conduct of last Saturday's local council polls in the state ...
Obaseki Swears-In Newly Elected Council ChairmenLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Edo LG Polls: A Post MortemNigerian Observer
Edo Govt lauded over plans to build sports facilitiesP.M. News
Independent Television and Radio -The Nation Newspaper -THISDAY Newspapers -New Telegraph Newspaper
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Land Use Charge: Ambode speaks on controversial revised law – Daily Post Nigeria


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Land Use Charge: Ambode speaks on controversial revised law
Daily Post Nigeria
Lagos governor Akinwunmi Ambode says his government is not oblivious of the controversy generated by the revised Land Use Charge Law, and is ready to dialogue to resolve the issues going forward. He spoke on Tuesday at the “Lagos State means Business ...
Land use charges: We're ready for dialogue – AmbodeVanguard
Dangote Laments Difficulties Of Doing Business In NigeriaSaharaReporters.com
Land Use Charge: We're ready for dialogue – AmbodeThe Eagle Online
TV360 -TheCable -WorldStage -National Accord
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Lagos APC rejects extension of Oyegun’s tenure – Daily Post Nigeria


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Lagos APC rejects extension of Oyegun's tenure
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The Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has rejected the extension of the tenure of the party's national and state executives, saying it is against the constitution. This decision was taken after a consultative forum held at ...
Lagos APC kicks against tenure elongation for party national chairman, othersTODAY.NG

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Taraba visit: PDP decries Buhari’s comments, alleged aloofness to victims – Vanguard


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Taraba visit: PDP decries Buhari's comments, alleged aloofness to victims
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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the visit of President Muhammodu Buhari to Taraba State has vindicated its position that the scheduled trips to states where Nigerians are being killed by marauders is cosmetic and a political afterthought that ...
2019: 22 other Nigerians eyeing Buhari's jobPremium Times
Buhari-led APC govt will be remembered as most clueless – YPPDaily Post Nigeria
Hello, PMB is beatable in 2019TheCable
Pulse Nigeria -SaharaReporters.com -CHANNELS TELEVISION -The Nation Newspaper
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Following Buhari’s rejection of Peace Corps bill, forum urges National Assembly to override presidential veto – NAIJA.NG


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Following Buhari's rejection of Peace Corps bill, forum urges National Assembly to override presidential veto
NAIJA.NG
The forum of Youths National Presidents of Ethnic Nationalities in Nasarawa state has called on members of the National Assembly to override President Muhammadu Buhari veto on Peace Corps bill for the purpose of reducing unemployment in the country ...
Group urges Nigerians to appreciate Buhari for refusing to assent Peace Corps BillVanguard

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JAMB official makes U-turn, says N36m ‘collected by superior’ and not snake – Vanguard


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JAMB official makes U-turn, says N36m 'collected by superior' and not snake
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Philomina Chieshe, the official of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), who claimed that the board's N36 million was swallowed by a snake, has made a U-turn. Chieshe, who works as a clerk at the JAMB office in Markurdi, Benue state, had ...
Jamb strange snake: Clark, Philomina Chieshe confesses, reveals who collected N36mDaily Post Nigeria
EFCC Arrests Philomina Chieshe, The Jamb Official Who Claims That Snake Swallowed N36mInformation Nigeria
5 things to know about the new JAMB casePulse Nigeria
The Nation Newspaper -The Whistler NG
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Reps summon Okonjo-Iweala, Maina, Emefiele, Orosanye, HoS, SGF, others over alleged stolen pension funds – Vanguard


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Reps summon Okonjo-Iweala, Maina, Emefiele, Orosanye, HoS, SGF, others over alleged stolen pension funds
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ABUJA– An Adhoc Committee of the House of Representatives has summoned the former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iwela and the governor of Central Bank of Nigeria , Godwin Emefiele for explanations on the alleged stealing of pension funds in Nigeria ...
Stolen Pension Funds: Reps Invite CBN Governor, Okonjo IwealaSaharaReporters.com
Pension scam: Reps summon Okonjo-Iweala, Maina, Malami othersThe Nation Newspaper
Pension Fund: Reps Summon Maina, Malami, Oyo-ItaP.M. News
Premium Times -Daily Post Nigeria -TheCable -New Telegraph Newspaper
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