Daily Archives: March 10, 2018

PDP will move on without Adeniran, Gana – Babatope – Vanguard


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PDP will move on without Adeniran, Gana – Babatope
Vanguard
A chieftain of the People's Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Ebenezer Babatope, on Saturday said that the exit of Prof. Tunde Adeniran and Prof. Jerry Gana from PDP would not diminish the party's strength. Babatope. Babatope, a former Minister of
Why I dumped PDP for SDP – Prof. AdeniranDaily Post Nigeria
PDP moves on without Adeniran, Gana – ChieftainP.M. News
Real reasons we left PDP for SDP – Prof. AdeniranDaily Trust
Independent Newspapers Limited
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Terminate Alpha Beta service with Lagos state, ADP tells Ambode – Vanguard


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Terminate Alpha Beta service with Lagos state, ADP tells Ambode
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The Action Democratic Party (ADP) has called on the governor of Lagos State, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode to terminate the service of a company, Alpha Beta Consulting, from Lagos State revenue collection service. The party said it is making the call following
Lagos sets up committee to decongest traffic bottleneckP.M. News
Drama as Lagos West Senatorial Zone endorses Ambode for second termNaija247news
Lagos West endorses Ambode for second termThe Nation Newspaper
The Punch –THISDAY Newspapers –New Telegraph Newspaper –NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Shehu Sani: Nasir El-Rufai a tyrant – Vanguard


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Shehu Sani: Nasir El-Rufai a tyrant
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Senator Shehu Sani explains his rift with Kaduna State Governor Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai, its genesis and how it has mutated and now involves Senator Hunkuyi, creating a sharp division within the ruling All Progressives Congress in the state. Sani, who was
ANALYSIS: Six APC crises Tinubu committee may not resolvePremium Times
APC Crisis: Northern Group Rallies Support For Tinubu C'tteeLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Oyegun's 'Forces Of Extension', Tinubu's 'Constitutional Troops' Responsible For APC Crisis – Shehu SaniThe Whistler NG
TheNewsGuru –NAIJA.NG
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APC NEC did not extend Oyegun´s tenure — Ojezua – Vanguard


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APC NEC did not extend Oyegun´s tenure — Ojezua
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THE Edo State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Barr. Anslem Ojezua, yesterday declared that the purported extension of the tenure of members of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party including that of the National chairman of
APC replies Lagos chapter over rejection of NWC tenure extensionDaily Post Nigeria
APC chieftain sues Odigie-Oyegun over tenure extensionThe Nation Newspaper
Oyegun's tenure elongation can't stand, says Edo APC chairNew Telegraph Newspaper
Politics Nigeria –NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) –Guardian (blog)
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Why we are going back to Libya, preferring to suffer, die there – Returnees – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Why we are going back to Libya, preferring to suffer, die there – Returnees
Daily Post Nigeria
Some Libya returnees from Edo state have revealed that some of the returnees have gone back to the North African country preferring to die there than being frustrated by Nigerian authorities. The returnees advised the International Organization of
Libya Returnees shock FG: Some returnnes have gone back to LibyaVanguard
Some Libya returnees have reportedly gone backNAIJA.NG

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Medical trip: Expose those who lobbied Osinbajo for VP slot – Sani dares Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Medical trip: Expose those who lobbied Osinbajo for VP slot – Sani dares Buhari
Daily Post Nigeria
Senator Shehu Sani on Friday, asked President Muhammadu Buhari to reveal names of politicians who lobbied Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo for a vice-presidential position while he was in London for medical treatment. The lawmaker representing Kaduna
Shehu Sani to FG: Ask UK, UAE to publish names of Nigerians with properties abroadTheCable
Name Those Who Lobbied Osinbajo to Make Them VP When it Was Rumoured You Were Dead – Shehu Sani to BuhariSundiataPost (press release) (blog)

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I’ll fight impunity if I become President – Pastor Ighodalo – Vanguard


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I'll fight impunity if I become President – Pastor Ighodalo
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Pastor Ituah Ighodalo, General Overseer of the Trinity House Ministries International in this interview speaks on some burning national issues including restructuring of the country, insecurity and disunity in the church among others. Excerpts: Pastor

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JAMB: ‘Less than 2000 candidates registered for UTME in Borno’ – Official – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
JAMB: 'Less than 2000 candidates registered for UTME in Borno' – Official
Daily Post Nigeria
The Chief Examiner Officer of Joint Admissions Matriculations Board (JAMB) in Borno, Babagana Gutti, has said only 1,700 candidates registered for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in Borno state. Gutti told journalists in Maiduguri
JAMB optimistic of successful 2018 UTMEVanguard
2018 UTME kicks off as Kano centre experiences system failureNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Why Benue killings have continued ! – Vanguard


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Why Benue killings have continued !
Vanguard
Once again Benue has been thrown into deep mourning, no thanks to heartless marauding herdsmen who last Monday afternoon stormed Omusu village, Ojigo ward of Edumoga, Okpokwu local government area of the state killing 26 persons mostly women and
Herdsmen killings: Police speaks on enforcing Benue anti-open grazing lawDaily Post Nigeria
Get PVCs to change current govt, says David MarkThe Punch
Anti-open grazing: Police speaks on law enforcement against herdsmenFellow Press (press release)

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Man hacks wife to death in Enugu – The Nation Newspaper


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Man hacks wife to death in Enugu
The Nation Newspaper
The police in Enugu State are now investigating an incident that led to a husband hacking his wife to death in Enugu city on Thursday. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, SP Ebere Amaraizu, broke the news in a statement yesterday
Man hacked wife to death in Enugu –PoliceNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Obaseki optimistic Benin Monarch’s parley with priests will boost human trafficking fight – Vanguard


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Obaseki optimistic Benin Monarch's parley with priests will boost human trafficking fight
Vanguard
The Governor of Edo State, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has commended the initiative of the Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty, Omo N'Oba N'Edo, Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare II, to engage all priests, priestesses, native doctors, traditional chiefs, market women and
Benin: Oba Curses Native Doctors Engaged In Trafficking, CultismLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Human trafficking: Oba of Benin forces native doctors to revoke curses placed on victimsThe Nation Newspaper
Oba of Benin moves against human traffickers, cultistsGuardian (blog)
New Telegraph Newspaper –The Punch –The Streetjournal –P.M. News
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Okorocha, PDP in war of words over son-in-law – The Punch


The Punch
Okorocha, PDP in war of words over son-in-law
The Punch
Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has said that that the All Progressives Congress will control the state government for the next 24 years without any break, while the opposition Peoples Democratic Party in the state has alleged that the governor
Lord Rochas Okorocha and his son-in-law projectVanguard
'APGA owns the mandate Okorocha is exercising'Guardian (blog)

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Bill on Hate Speeches: Matters arising – Vanguard


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Bill on Hate Speeches: Matters arising
Vanguard
At the Senate the other week, another controversial subject was thrown into the political space as Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi (APC, Niger) proposed a Bill seeking for establishment of an Independent National Commission for Hate Speeches. The Bill
Hate Speech Law Will Be Used Against Free Speech, Sen. Shehu Sani WarnsSaharaReporters.com
“Prisons Will Be Filled With Bloggers If Hate Speech Bill Is Passed” – Shehu SaniInformation Nigeria
State Police, Capital Punishment For Hate Speech Will Breed Tyranny, Terror as State Policy – Shehu Sani WarnsSundiataPost (press release) (blog)
Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)
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IWD2018: Nigerian women clamour for more participation in politics – The Punch


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IWD2018: Nigerian women clamour for more participation in politics
The Punch
On Thursday, March 8, 2018, the world celebrated the International Women's Day, a day set aside to recognise the achievements of women without regard to national, ethnic, linguistic, cultural, economic or political division.The first Women's Day had
Mmegi Online :: UDC celebrates womenMmegi Online
International Women's Day:Oxfam Affirms Commitment To Efforts That Bring ProgressNational Wire (press release) (blog)

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N650m gratification: How Ex-FCT minister Jumoke Akinjide, others receive cash payments – EFCC Investigator – Daily Trust


Daily Trust
N650m gratification: How Ex-FCT minister Jumoke Akinjide, others receive cash payments – EFCC Investigator
Daily Trust
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) investigator, Usman Zakari, on Friday appeared before a Federal High Court in Lagos where he narrated how former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Jumoke Akinjide and others allegedly took

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1, 700 candidates to sit for UTME in Borno – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria
1, 700 candidates to sit for UTME in Borno
Pulse Nigeria
Gutti told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the candidates would participate in the conduct of Computer Based Test (CBT) in eight designated centres in the state. Published: 1 minute ago , Refreshed: 3 minutes ago; Pulse News Agency Local by NAN
JAMB optimistic of successful 2018 UTMEVanguard
UTME begins successfully in Adamawa — JAMB CoordinatorThe Eagle Online
2018 UTME kicks off, as candidates experience system failure in KanoNew Telegraph Newspaper
Independent Newspapers Limited –NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) –School News Nigeria (press release) (blog) –NAIJA.NG
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Navy arrest 16 Ukrainians, vessel for illegal entry on Nigeria’s waters – Vanguard


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Navy arrest 16 Ukrainians, vessel for illegal entry on Nigeria's waters
Vanguard
The Nigerian Navy said on Friday that it had arrested 16 Ukrainian nationals for illegally transporting 5 million litres of diesel without permit from Nigerian authorities. One vessel, MT San Padre Pio and the 16 all-male crew members were held in the
Navy arrests 16 Ukrainians in Rivers for alleged illegal bunkeringThe Punch

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Governor Fayose commissions roads in Rivers State – Vanguard


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Governor Fayose commissions roads in Rivers State
Vanguard
Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has commissioned the reconstructed High Street and Rehabilitated Prof Okujiagu Street and Danjuma Drive, Off Odili Road, Trans Amadi, Port Harcourt. L-R: Former Rivers State Governor, Sir Celestine Omehia, Senator
Wike blames security agencies for black sootPremium Times
Buhari's proposed visit to Rivers: Wike must be called to order – APC chairmanThe Nation Newspaper
I am not aware of Buhari's visit to Rivers – Governor WikeP.M. News
The Tide –NAIJA.NG –New Telegraph Newspaper –TheNewsGuru
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Rice claims: Resign, apologize to Nigerians now, PDP tells Ogbeh – Vanguard


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Rice claims: Resign, apologize to Nigerians now, PDP tells Ogbeh
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ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbeh, to toe the path of honour and resign his cabinet position for allegedly portraying Nigeria as a lying nation by “deliberately falsifying claims relating
PDP demands Audu Ogbeh's resignation over Thailand commentPremium Times
Why Audu Ogbe must resign as Minister, apologize to Nigerians – PDPDaily Post Nigeria

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Nigerians ‘attack’ Senator over Canadian doctors’ salary tweet – Premium Times


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Nigerians 'attack' Senator over Canadian doctors' salary tweet
Premium Times
Some Nigerians have verbally attacked a senator, Ben Murray-Bruce (PDP, Bayelsa), who appeared so impressed by Canadian doctors rejecting a pay raise, that he compared them to their Nigerian counterparts. Mr. Murray-Bruce had taken to his official
Emulate Canadian doctors by protesting Senators' high salary – Nigerians blast Ben BruceNAIJA.NG

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Proposed Army University in Borno to reduce youth restiveness- Minister – The Eagle Online


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Proposed Army University in Borno to reduce youth restiveness- Minister
The Eagle Online
The minister said this when she received the proposed university's implementation committee led by Maj.- Gen. Lawal Faskari in Abuja on Friday. By Dotun Oladipo On Mar 9, 2018. Share. The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Hajiya Khadijat Abba
Minister says proposed Army University in Borno to reduce youth…Pulse Nigeria
Nigerian Army University to admit military, civilian populationDaily Trust
Proposed Army University will reduce youth restiveness in Borno – Khadija Bukar Abba IbrahimNAIJA.NG

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