Daily Archives: March 9, 2018

How I Will Defeat Buhari In 2019-Omoyele Sowore – SaharaReporters.com


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How I Will Defeat Buhari In 2019-Omoyele Sowore
SaharaReporters.com
In this interview with Editor-in-Chief Musikilu Mojeed, Mr. Sowore explains why he is joining politics, how he will defeat President Muhammadu Buhari, how he will run Nigeria if elected, and what he will do with Sahara Reporters once he becomes
INTERVIEW: How I will defeat Buhari in 2019 — Omoyele SoworePremium Times
2019: Why Republic of Nigeria will win Republic of social media – Keyamo predictsDaily Post Nigeria
A Vista On Anti-corruption War Since IndependenceLeadership Newspapers (press release)
CHANNELS TELEVISION –The Whistler NG –NAIJA.NG –THISDAY Newspapers
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Arik Air explains Lagos-Accra flight incident – Vanguard


The Punch
Arik Air explains Lagos-Accra flight incident
Vanguard
Arik Air yesterday explained the smoke incident that happened on it's flight W3 304 from Lagos to Accra,Ghana. A passenger aboard the said flight had on Thursday night accused the airline of not given passengers medical attention after the plane landed
Arik Air plane makes emergency landing in Ghana after smoke oozes from cabinPremium Times
Arik Air Reacts After 'Smoking' Plane Makes Emergency LandingCHANNELS TELEVISION
Air Disaster Averted: Terrified passengers scream, pray as smoke fills Arik flight from Lagos to GhanaThe Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog)
THISDAY Newspapers –TheCable –NAIJA.NG
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EKITI 2018: Factors, issues that will shape poll – Vanguard


Vanguard
EKITI 2018: Factors, issues that will shape poll
Vanguard
The contest to replace Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has gone into full swing with intrigues and calculations almost comparable to the wit and drama that the outgoing governor deploys in the politics of the state that he has dominated in the
Ekiti 2018: Despite reconciliation, I stand by my deputy – FayosePremium Times
"I will be president of Nigeria tomorrow" – FayosePulse Nigeria
Human rights groups caution Fayose on Ojudu's campaign bills and boardsThe Eagle Online
The Nation Newspaper –Independent Newspapers Limited –P.M. News –Leadership Newspapers (press release)
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Train kills NYSC member in Lagos – Vanguard


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Train kills NYSC member in Lagos
Vanguard
A yet-to-be identified female member of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, was, yesterday, crushed by a train in Ikeja Local Government Area, Lagos State. Vanguard gathered that the Corp member's body, which was seriously mangled, was left lying
Train crushes NYSC member while pressing phone on railwayDaily Post Nigeria
Female Corps Member Feared Dead In Lagos Train AccidentLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Corps member loses fingers in train crashThe Nation Newspaper
NAIJA.NG –Independent Newspapers Limited
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Election timetable for 36 years – Daily Trust


Daily Trust
Election timetable for 36 years
Daily Trust
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) recently announced dates for general elections in the country for the next 36 years, from 2019 to 2055. The elections include presidential, gubernatorial and national and state houses of assembly
2019: Much ado about election sequenceNews Agency of Nigeria (press release)
NCP Makes case For Mid-Term PollsIndependent Newspapers Limited

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Why N’Delta must constantly sensitise youths against militancy —NDDC – Vanguard


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Why N'Delta must constantly sensitise youths against militancy —NDDC
Vanguard
PORT HARCOURT — Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has pleaded with stakeholders to embrace sustained sensitisation of the region's youths on the dangers of militancy and other social vices. NDDC. This came as the commission, commissioned one
NDDC: Peace, security'll attract investment to Niger DeltaNew Telegraph Newspaper

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2019: Get ready to run for second term, Asagba of Asaba tells Okowa – Vanguard

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‘Reps okayed N2b for Ajaokuta’ – The Nation Newspaper


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'Reps okayed N2b for Ajaokuta'
The Nation Newspaper
With $8 billion down the drain, the Federal Government has shut the cash tap on troubled Ajaokuta Steel complex. Solid Minerals Development Minister Kayode Fayemi yesterday said the government had spent $8billion on the facility since 1979 and would no
Ajaokuta: Fayemi replies Reps: You attack me for implementing a law you approvedPremium Times
FG Insists On Concessioning Ajaokuta Steel CompanyLeadership Newspapers (press release)
We won't spend money on Ajaokuta again – FGThe Punch
Daily Trust –THISDAY Newspapers –New Telegraph Newspaper –TheCable
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You’re embarrassment to public office, Labour tells el-Rufai – Vanguard


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You're embarrassment to public office, Labour tells el-Rufai
Vanguard
ABUJA— Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai has lashed out at organised labour in the country, saying it has destroyed the nation more than its contribution to it. Nasir-El-Rufai. Speaking, yesterday in Abuja at a 'Governance Matters
Health workers irresponsible, workers should be paid 'very low' minimum wage – El-rufaiDaily Post Nigeria
El-Rufai: Some of the new teachers we employed couldn't write letterTheCable
El-Rufai canvasses removal of labour matters from exclusive listGuardian (blog)
TODAY.NG –Nigeria Today –Politics Nigeria –NAIJA.NG
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Parents of abducted Dapchi schoolgirls protest in NASS, demand rescue – The Punch


The Nation Newspaper
Parents of abducted Dapchi schoolgirls protest in NASS, demand rescue
The Punch
Some parents of the 110 abducted Government Girls Science and Technology College pupils in Dapchi, Yobe State, and sympathisers on Thursday occupied the premises of the National Assembly complex in Abuja, calling on the Federal Government to rescue
Our pains, by 110 abducted Dapchi schoolgirls' parentsThe Nation Newspaper
INT'L WOMEN'S DAY: IndustriALL urges FG to step up rescue of Dapchi girlsVanguard
PENGASSAN demands urgent rescue of Dapchi GirlsNew Telegraph Newspaper
CHANNELS TELEVISION –Xinhua
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Nightlife returns to Abakaliki – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper
Nightlife returns to Abakaliki
The Nation Newspaper
A few years ago, Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital, was like a ghost town. From 7pm virtually all shops and businesses closed down. One reason for this was lack of power. Another reason was that criminals were on rampage. Also, there was filth
Drama as Ebonyi gov orders arrest of his aidesTheCable
Ebonyi crisis: Deputy Chief of Staff, others arrestedNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Lagos Land Use charge, anti-people, says PDP – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria
Lagos Land Use charge, anti-people, says PDP
Pulse Nigeria
The state chairman of the party, Mr Moshood Salvador gave the description while speaking at the party 's “General Assembly “in Lagos on Thursday. Published: 08.03.2018; Pulse News Agency Local by NAN. Print; eMail · Lagos state chairman of PDP, Mr
Crisis in Lagos PDP: Leaders pass vote of no confidence on SalvadorVanguard
Drama as Salvador receives decampees into Lagos PDP amid call for his sackNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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8 things you should know about the Lagos state Land Use Charge – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria
8 things you should know about the Lagos state Land Use Charge
Pulse Nigeria
The Law, which was reviewed by the Lagos State House of Assembly and signed into Law by Governor Ambode on Feb. 8 was a merger of all Property and Land Based Rates and Charges in the state. Published: 2 minutes ago; Chika Ebuzor. Print; eMail · 8
Lagos New Land Use Charge Revives Tinubu, AlphaBeta and Lagos Funds ControversiesSaharaReporters.com
Alpha Beta denies involvement in Lagos LUCBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Made in Lagos mistakeTheCable
P.M. News –TheNewsGuru –NTA News –GkMen
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Ambode’s wife calls for removal of barriers impending women’s progress – Vanguard


Vanguard
Ambode's wife calls for removal of barriers impending women's progress
Vanguard
As Lagos joined the rest of world to mark this year's International Women's Day celebration, wife of the Lagos State Governor, Mrs Bolanle Ambode has called for the removal of barriers impeding the progress of women in the country. Wife of Lagos State
Ambode promises to support women empowerment initiativesPulse Nigeria
Ambode urges graduates to adjust to 'ever-changing world'The Nation Newspaper
Make LASPOTECH Residential, Best Graduating Student PleadsIndependent Newspapers Limited
SundiataPost (press release) (blog)
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Nigerian Immigration Officers Bursted While Trafficking 6 Underage Girls At Lagos Airport – SaharaReporters.com


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Nigerian Immigration Officers Bursted While Trafficking 6 Underage Girls At Lagos Airport
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Two personnel of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) attached to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos were earlier today arrested for human trafficking at the airport. The bubble burst on the officers when officials of Aviation
Trafficking syndicate busted at Lagos airport, two Immigration officers nabbedDaily Trust
Human trafficking: Two immigration officers arrested in LagosP.M. News

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We can’t wait for men to give us power, Stella Oduah tells women – Vanguard


Vanguard
We can't wait for men to give us power, Stella Oduah tells women
Vanguard
Oduah admits it is tough to be a female in Nigerian politics but insists that power is not given but taken. The former Aviation Minister made the remarks in a Gatefield TV interview show #ConversationsWithAbangMercy which was released on the

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At 61, I’m gradually becoming senior citizen – Osinbajo – Vanguard


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At 61, I'm gradually becoming senior citizen – Osinbajo
Vanguard
ABUJA – VICE President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Thursday, expressed appreciation to God as he marked his 61st birthday anniversary, saying that he was gradually getting to the class of senior citizens. VICE President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo. This is as the
Buhari Salutes Osinbajo At 61, Thanks Him For Being Loyal, Dependable PartnerSaharaReporters.com
Osinbajo at 61: Buhari speaks on VP's loyaltyDaily Post Nigeria
Osinbajo at 61: Vice president prays for peace in NigeriaP.M. News
The Punch –Information Nigeria –Premium Times –TheNewsGuru
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Nigeria Military pledges loyalty to President Buhari – TV360


TV360
Nigeria Military pledges loyalty to President Buhari
TV360
The Military in a statement signed its spokesman; Brigadier General John Agim was reacting to a statement by the Senate Deputy President Ike Ekweremmadu suggesting that the Military was ready to takeover Nigeria's Democracy. “The Problem in Nigeria is
Nigerian military reacts to Ekweremadu's 'Army can take over' commentDaily Post Nigeria
Armed forces not thinking of truncating DemocracyDaily Trust
Ekweredu's comment on military return, Careless, Ridiculous – OluladePolitics Nigeria

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UK to build prison wing in Lagos to transfer Nigerian prisoners – Vanguard


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UK to build prison wing in Lagos to transfer Nigerian prisoners
Vanguard
Britain will build a new wing at Kirikiri Prison in the Nigerian city of Lagos so that it can transfer Nigerian prisoners there, the government in London has announced. The new 112-bed wing, which will cost 700,000 pounds (973,000 dollars) and be
UK plans to transfer Nigerian prisoners to KirikiriPremium Times
UK pledges to build prison wing in Lagos for repatriated prisonersFinancial Times
UK to spend £700000 building new wing on notorious Nigerian prison to house foreign criminalsThe Independent
TheCable –Pulse Nigeria –The Week UK –NewsDay
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