Daily Archives: March 13, 2018

Police confirms fresh killing of 25 persons in Plateau community – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Police confirms fresh killing of 25 persons in Plateau community
Daily Post Nigeria
The Plateau States Police command has confirmed that 25 people were killed and two others injured as suspected Fulani herdsmen attacked a village in Miango, Bassa LGA of Plateau State. DAILYPOST gathered that the attackers came Monday evening and ...
Gunmen kill '25' in fresh Plateau attackPremium Times
25 killed, 11 houses razed in fresh attacks as guests flee Plateau mass burialThe Punch
Suspected Herdsmen Kill 25 Persons In Fresh Plateau AttackCHANNELS TELEVISION
Vanguard -SaharaReporters.com -The Nation Newspaper -TV360
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It’s an allegation to say that IGP flaunted Buhari’s order – Adesina – Vanguard


Vanguard

It's an allegation to say that IGP flaunted Buhari's order – Adesina
Vanguard
Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, on Tuesday said that the statements made yesterday against the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris, by Benue state stakeholders during the president's ...
Presidency reacts to claims Benue people, stakeholders are not happy with BuhariDaily Post Nigeria
Benue Killings: Why Buhari did not know IGP Idris disobeyed him – Femi AdesinaPremium Times
So IGP Idris Disobeyed Buhari, Abandoned Benue To Celebrate Birthday?SaharaReporters.com
Pulse Nigeria -Information Nigeria -National Accord -TheCable
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Corruption: Buhari must arrest Obasanjo to prove his seriousness – Kalu – Vanguard


Vanguard

Corruption: Buhari must arrest Obasanjo to prove his seriousness – Kalu
Vanguard
ABUJA – All Progressive Congress (APC), stalwart and former government of Abia state, Governor Orji Uzor Kalu, has challenged President Mohammadu Buhari to arrest and prosecute former President Olusegun Obasanjo to prove his seriousness in his anti ...
Kalu to Buhari: Arrest Obasanjo over $16b electricity scamThe Nation Newspaper
You need to arrest Obasanjo to show that you are truly fighting corruption - Kalu tells BuhariNAIJA.NG

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Reps Recall Embattled Lawmaker – Jibrin – Leadership Newspapers (press release)


Leadership Newspapers (press release)

Reps Recall Embattled Lawmaker – Jibrin
Leadership Newspapers (press release)
Suspended former chairman of the House of Representatives committee on Appropriations, Hon. Abdulmumuni Jibrin, is set to resume legislative activities as the House finally lifted his 180-day suspension. This is consequent upon Jibrin's letter of ...
Reps pardon Abdulmumin Jibrin over 2016 BudgetVanguard
Budget padding: Reps recall Jibrin from suspensionDaily Post Nigeria
Reps lifts suspension on Abdulmumin JibrinPremium Times
SaharaReporters.com -Pulse Nigeria -CHANNELS TELEVISION -The Nation Newspaper
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Evans sues Police, demands N1bn damages over sealed Lagos property – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

Evans sues Police, demands N1bn damages over sealed Lagos property
Pulse Nigeria
The applicant is seeking a declaration that the forceful seizure, confiscation and sealing of his property by the respondents without any court order is illegal, wrongful and unconstitutional. Published: 2 minutes ago; Pulse News Agency Local by NAN ...
Evans files fresh suit against police, demands N1 billion damages over sealed Lagos propertyPremium Times
Evans seeks N1bn damages over sealed propertiesThe Nation Newspaper
Evans Sues Police Again, Seeks Release Of His Magodo BuildingsCHANNELS TELEVISION
TODAY.NG
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Okorocha has destroyed Imo economy, medical practioners cry out – Vanguard


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Okorocha has destroyed Imo economy, medical practioners cry out
Vanguard
OWERRI—THE Association of Catholic Medical Practitioners of Nigeria, ACMPN, has accused Governor Rochas Okorocha of “mindlessly destroying Imo economy” with over N3.5 trillion allegedly lost to the state's urban renewal programme. Okorocha. The ACMPN ...
2019: Imo APC Disowns Okorocha Over Son In-law's EndorsementThe Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog)
Medical association outlines '10 mortal sins' of Rochas OkorochaNAIJA.NG
Madumere to Okorocha: I'm more than qualified to become Imo govNew Telegraph Newspaper

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2019 election timetable: Senate blows hot, warns INEC – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

2019 election timetable: Senate blows hot, warns INEC
Daily Post Nigeria
The Senate on Monday admonished the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, against undermining the powers of the National Assembly in the amendment to the Electoral Act 2010. President of the senate, Bukola Saraki issued the warning while ...
2019: Senate urges INEC to sanction persons, parties acting illegallyPremium Times
INEC, security agencies, CSOs back electoral offences commissionDaily Trust
Senate Cautions INEC on MisguidedTHISDAY Newspapers
New Telegraph Newspaper -Guardian (blog) -The Eagle Online -Naija News
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2019 election: INEC depriving Igbos of voters’ registration – Ohanaeze – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

2019 election: INEC depriving Igbos of voters' registration – Ohanaeze
Daily Post Nigeria
Ohanaeze Ndigbo, the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of making deliberate efforts to disenfranchise Igbo people in the forthcoming 2019 general election. Chief John Nnia Nwodo ...
PVCs: INEC disenfranchising Ndigbo, Ohanaeze allegesVanguard
Ohanaeze: Igbo are being disenfranchisedThe Nation Newspaper
2019: INEC plotting to disenfranchise Ndigbo – OhanaezeNew Telegraph Newspaper
Independent Newspapers Limited -Ripples Nigeria
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Delta 2019: Zoning, intrigues shape APC contest – Vanguard


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Delta 2019: Zoning, intrigues shape APC contest
Vanguard
WITH roughly six months to the All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship primary in Delta State, hustling for the party's governorship ticket is increasingly being redefined along sectional lines in a way that could put the opposition party out of ...
Delta APC speaks on zoning of governorship, other elective officesDaily Post Nigeria
APC Chieftain Warns Ogboru Over EndorsementIndependent Newspapers Limited
Ogboru, Utomi, others to face primary election – APC chieftainNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Dalung tackles Plateau gov over $2bn AfDB loan – The Punch


The Punch

Dalung tackles Plateau gov over $2bn AfDB loan
The Punch
The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, has asked the Plateau State Government to explain the $2bn loan it collected from the African Development Bank. Dalung had last week criticised Governor Simon Lalong for naming a newly ...
Corruption allegation: Plateau govt replies Buhari's ministerPremium Times
Buhari's minister accuses APC government of corruption, mismanaging $2bnDaily Post Nigeria
Buhari unites PlateauThe Nation Newspaper
TheCable -Independent Newspapers Limited -Guardian (blog)
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Husband of late banker releases wife’s ‘suicide note’ – The Punch


The Punch

Husband of late banker releases wife's 'suicide note'
The Punch
Mr. Umukoro Akpobaro, the husband of late bank worker, Peace, who allegedly committed suicide at their home at Iwhrekpokpor, Ughelli, Delta State, has denied having a hand in her death. This is just as the deceased's family accused Umukoro of ...
Metro Husband Of Banker Who Committed Suicide Speaks, Releases Suicide Note - Linda IkejiNigerian Bulletin

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Fuel distribution to worsen as leadership tussle emerges in NUPENG – Vanguard


Fuel distribution to worsen as leadership tussle emerges in NUPENG
Vanguard
THERE are indications that the fuel scarcity in the nation may worsen following the emergence of leadership tussle in the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, whose members, especially tanker drivers, are involved in the ...

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EFCC grills Modu Sheriff over N12b aircraft – Vanguard


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EFCC grills Modu Sheriff over N12b aircraft
Vanguard
Abuja—How did former Borno State governor, Ali Modu Sheriff, raise $72 million (N12 billion) to buy a Gulfstream aircraft, Model G650, after leaving office as a public officer? Modu Sheriff. This was the major question put to him by a crack team of ...
EFCC grills Ex-PDP chairman SheriffDaily Trust
BREAKING: EFCC arrests former PDP chair, Modu SheriffTheNewsGuru

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Inadequate universities rob 6million Nigerians of admission – NUC – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Inadequate universities rob 6million Nigerians of admission - NUC
Daily Trust
The National Universities Commission (NUC) said about six million Nigerians that sat for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in the last five years were denied admission due to inadequate universities in the country. Executive ...
NUC approves Zamfara universityPremium Times
Dino Melaye, others lobby for creation of university in Okun landVanguard
Private Varsities: NUC Receives 274 Fresh Applications for AccreditationTHISDAY Newspapers
New Telegraph Newspaper -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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I lured 9-yr-old girl with N10 biscuit; raped her, 52-yr-old man tells court – Vanguard


Vanguard

I lured 9-yr-old girl with N10 biscuit; raped her, 52-yr-old man tells court
Vanguard
Ibadan—Chief Magistrate N. A. J. Ogunbona of the Ibadan Magistrate's Court, Iyaganku- Ibadan, Oyo State capital, Monday, rained curses on those who take pleasure in raping minors, as a 52-year-old man, Mr. Gabriel Olaniyan, was brought before her over ...
Man, 52, 'defiles' nine-year-old girlThe Nation Newspaper
I lured nine-year-old girl with N10 biscuit –AccusedNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Kano State C’ttee on True Federalism submits interim report – Vanguard


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Kano State C'ttee on True Federalism submits interim report
Vanguard
Kano – The Kano State Government committee on true federalism on Monday submitted its interim report to Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje. Sule Yahaya Hamma, Chairman of the committee, who led other members to submit the report, said that the committee worked ...
Ganduje calls for devolution of powersThe Nation Newspaper

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Fashola reassures Nigerians of steady power supply – Vanguard


Vanguard

Fashola reassures Nigerians of steady power supply
Vanguard
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola said that the Federal was making efforts to ensure steady power supply in the country. Fashola said this at the 25th Monthly Power Sector meeting on Monday in Uyo. He said that the power ...
Fashola replies GENCOs, accuses them of blackmail, politickingPremium Times
Nigerian Govt concludes regulations to license new class of meter suppliersP.M. News
FG concludes regulations on new class of meter suppliersThe Eagle Online
The Streetjournal -THISDAY Newspapers -Independent Newspapers Limited -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Obaseki preaches cordial farmer/herder relations – Vanguard


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Obaseki preaches cordial farmer/herder relations
Vanguard
Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has called for calm among farming communities and herders in the state, appealing that they maintain good neighbourly relations. Obaseki. The governor said this when he met members of Odiguetue Community of ...
Obaseki inspects 3.5km road project in Akoko EdoThe Nation Newspaper
Gov. Obaseki assures of more mother-friendly policiesTheNewsGuru

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APC chairman will eat his words – Secondus carpets Oyegun for calling PDP ‘dead’ – Daily Post Nigeria


The Nation Newspaper

APC chairman will eat his words – Secondus carpets Oyegun for calling PDP 'dead'
Daily Post Nigeria
National chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Uche Secondus has replied national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, for saying PDP is dead and buried. Oyegun made the declaration on Saturday in Katsina during a grand reception ...
Process of kicking out APC has started — SecondusPremium Times
APC has failed on campaign promises – PDP chairmanThe Nation Newspaper
APC Looking For Support With Nothing To Show, Says SecondusCHANNELS TELEVISION
The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog) -NAIJA.NG
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Gov. Bagudu releases N984m compensation to land owners for road construction – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Gov. Bagudu releases N984m compensation to land owners for road construction
The Eagle Online
The governor disclosed this in a statement by his Press Secretary, Alhaji Abubakar Muazu, made available to newsmen in Birnin Kebbi on Monday. By Dotun Oladipo On Mar 12, 2018. Share. Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi has approved the release of N984 ...
Kebbi govt releases N984 million compensation to land owners for road constructionPremium Times
Bagudu calls for more investment in rice productionTVC News
Governor Bagudu releases N984m compensation to land owners for road constructionTODAY.NG

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JAMB 2018: UTME candidates complain over use of computer – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

JAMB 2018: UTME candidates complain over use of computer
Daily Post Nigeria
Some candidates who sat for the ongoing 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) say they found the use of computers challenging. One the candidates, Aliyu Dikko who spoke to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) said the questions were not ...
100 candidates miss UTME in AdamawaPremium Times
Here's how to check your 2018 UTME result [VIDEO]Pulse Nigeria
Official: 100 candidates missed UTME exam in AdamawaTODAY.NG

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