Monthly Archives: April 2018

Former Nigerian governor’s son faces N40 million fraud charge – Premium Times


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Former Nigerian governor's son faces N40 million fraud charge
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Akinkunle Olunloyo, son of former governor old Oyo State, Victor Olunloyo, was on Monday brought before an Igbosere Magistrates' Court, Lagos, for allegedly defrauding a financial institution of N40 million. Ex-Governor Olunloyo became governor of Oyo
Ex-Oyo governor's son faces N40m fraud chargeVanguard
Ex-Governor's son in court over alleged N40m fraudDaily Post Nigeria
Ex-Oyo Governor's Son Arraigned For FraudSaharaReporters.com
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Police invites Sen. Shehu Sani to its headquarters – Daily Post Nigeria


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Police invites Sen. Shehu Sani to its headquarters
Daily Post Nigeria
Shehu Sani, the Senator representing Kaduna Central, on Monday confirmed that the police invited him to its headquarters in Kaduna State. Confirming the invitation through his Twitter handle, Sani said the police invited him to the station at 10:45am
Sen. Shehu Sani Honors Police Invitation Over Murder CaseSaharaReporters.com
Murder allegation: Shehu Sani keeps Police appointment, gets bailThe Punch
Murder allegation: Shehu Sani honours police invitation, gets bailTheCable

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Nigeria to launch 2 satellites soon – NIGCOMSAT – Vanguard


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Nigeria to launch 2 satellites soon – NIGCOMSAT
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The Nigeria Communication Satellite Limited on Monday said that it was collaborating with China Great Wall Industry Cooperation (CGWIC) to launch two additional satellites. Mr Samson Osagie, the Executive Director, Marketing and Business Development of

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Bagudu urges NBA to lead in freeing Nigeria from corruption – Vanguard

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BREAKING: Court Orders Interim Forfeiture Of Patience Jonathan’s Properties In Abuja – CHANNELS TELEVISION


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BREAKING: Court Orders Interim Forfeiture Of Patience Jonathan's Properties In Abuja
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The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Monday ordered an interim forfeiture of two properties linked to the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience Jonathan. In a Ruling on an ex parte application filed by the Economic and Financial
BREAKING: Court orders interim forfeiture of Patience Jonathan's propertyDaily Trust
Court grants interim forfeiture of Patience Jonathan's propertyThe Nation Newspaper
Court orders interim forfeiture of Patience Jonathan's Abuja housesThe Punch
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Court convicts Nwobike of justice perversion – Daily Post Nigeria


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Court convicts Nwobike of justice perversion
Daily Post Nigeria
​​A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, Dr. Joseph Nwobike, has been convicted by a Lagos State High Court in Ikeja. He was convicted of 12 counts bordering on perversion of the course of justice. Making the pronouncement on Monday, Justice Raliat Adebiyi
Judge convicts senior Nigerian lawyerPremium Times
Court Convicts Senior Advocate, Nwobike, Of Justice PerversionCHANNELS TELEVISION
Nwobike, senior lawyer, convicted of justice perversionTheCable
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CPC commends OAU over sexual harassment case – Vanguard


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CPC commends OAU over sexual harassment case
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The Consumer Protection Council (CPC) has commended prompt actions by the management of Obafeme Awolowo University (OAU) in the alleged sexual harassment of one of its female students. The Director-General of CPC, Mr Babatunde Irukera, gave the
CPC commends OAU over sex-for-mark case involving professor, female studentNAIJA.NG

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Another Look at Pastor Adeboye | Why you should love the man and his work – YNaija


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Another Look at Pastor Adeboye | Why you should love the man and his work
YNaija
If you were born into the generation that Google describes as Gen Z, then there are a few perceptions of Pastor Adeboye that you have – the pastor who won't let you wear trousers, the misogynist, the enemy-murderer, the legalistic pastor and many more
Adeboye calls on first born to fulfil destiny by obeying God's instructionsNAIJA.NG

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Those Who Wait For Me After Leaving Office Will Wait In Vain – Fayose – CHANNELS TELEVISION


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Those Who Wait For Me After Leaving Office Will Wait In Vain – Fayose
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Governor Ayodele Fayose has hit back at his critics whom he perceives are waiting for the expiration of his tenure. Fayose, who spoke as a guest on a political programme, Sunday Politics aired on Channels Television said that those who are waiting to
Those waiting for me after leaving office will wait in vain – FayoseNAIJA.NG

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RECALL: How and why Dino survived – Vanguard


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RECALL: How and why Dino survived
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By Boluwaji Obahopo, Lokoja. THE attempt to recall Senator Dino Melaye, (APC, Kogi West) flopped on Saturday following a low turn-out for the verification of signatures of petitioners. Results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission
Dino Melaye: How Senator escaped being killed by police – Senator BruceDaily Post Nigeria
Dino Melaye should be very afraid even though his recall failedPulse Nigeria
Dino Melaye Recall: We're In No Position To Know False Signatures – INECCHANNELS TELEVISION
Daily Trust –NAIJA.NG –AllAfrica.com –BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
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2019: NASS has no constitutional powers to alter polls order — Junaid Mohammed – Vanguard


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2019: NASS has no constitutional powers to alter polls order — Junaid Mohammed
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By Levinus Nwabughiogu. He was once a close ally of President Muhammadu Buhari yet he can also be said to be the most vocal of all the president's critics. Dr. Junaid Mohammed, a Russian trained Medical Doctor and Second Republic member of the House of
10 Steps to impeach a Nigerian President and his vicePulse Nigeria
Our role in attack on senator who called for Buhari's impeachment – Nigeria PolicePremium Times
Senator Urhoghide risks recall for calling for Buhari's impeachmentDaily Trust
The Tide –Daily Post Nigeria –The Punch –NAIJA.NG
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Tax war looms as FG insists on $1bn revenue target from VAIDS – Daily Sun


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Tax war looms as FG insists on $1bn revenue target from VAIDS
Daily Sun
The stage is being set for an impending showdown between the Federal Government's tax authorities and notorious but highly influential defaulters in the country, who are perfecting their ways to remain invincible and continually shortchange the system
FIRS generates N1.171trn in Q1 2018New Telegraph Newspaper
Efficient tax system vital to economic growth, says FIRSThe Punch

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16 YEARS AFTER: Court dissolves Louis Odion’s marriage – Vanguard


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16 YEARS AFTER: Court dissolves Louis Odion's marriage
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LAGOS — A society wedding held 16 years ago between former Edo Commissioner of Information, Mr. Louis Odion, and Mrs. Bola Odion, has been dissolved. Ruling on a divorce petition filed by Mr. Odion in 2013, Justice O. A. Olayinka of the High Court of
Court dissolves Odion's marriageThe Nation Newspaper

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Board members fault minister over appointment of acting NASENI chief – The Nation Newspaper


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Board members fault minister over appointment of acting NASENI chief
The Nation Newspaper
Some members of the Board of the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI) have kicked against the appointment of an Acting Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) for the agency by Minister of Science and Technology Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu
Crisis persists in NASENI over delayed appointmentThe Punch
FG appoints acting head for NASENIDaily Trust
Just in: FG appoints Aliyu Adnan NASENI's acting BossVanguard

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Police nab fake doctor who aborts pregnancies in Katsina – Vanguard


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Police nab fake doctor who aborts pregnancies in Katsina
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By Bashir Bello. KATSINA—Policemen in Katsina State have arrested a 38-year-old fake doctor, Joseph Umaru, who specialised in performing abortion for ladies as well as other medical services. The state Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Wakili, who
6 nabbed over robbery, kidnapping in KatsinaDaily Trust

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Illegal refineries endangering lives in P’Harcourt –PENGASSAN – The Punch


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Illegal refineries endangering lives in P'Harcourt –PENGASSAN
The Punch
'Femi Asu. The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria has called on the federal and Rivers State governments to urgently put an end to illegal refineries, which are causing soot in Port Harcourt, the state capital. The senior
Firm To Partner RSG On e-governanceThe Tide
Soot: PENGASSAN urges FG, Rivers to stop illegal refinersNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Restructure Nigeria to end Biafra agitation, insecurity, others, OBJ’s aide tells FG – Vanguard


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Restructure Nigeria to end Biafra agitation, insecurity, others, OBJ's aide tells FG
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By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – A legal luminary and a former Dean of the Faculty of Law, Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Professor Maxwell Michael Gidado, SAN, has called on the Federal Government to commence the process of constitutional amendment that

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Stop the ethnic cleansing now, Soyinka urges Buhari – Vanguard


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Stop the ethnic cleansing now, Soyinka urges Buhari
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By Clifford Ndujihe AS Nigeria joins the world to celebrate Workers' Day tomorrow, NOBEL Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to stop Nigeria from sinking by putting a stop to the recurring killings in many parts of
MAYDAY! MAYDAY!! MAYDAY!!! By Wole SoyinkaSaharaReporters.com
Buhari must do more to end attacks by armed herdsmen – SoyinkaP.M. News
Nigeria Drowning In Blood, Act Now, Soyinka Tells Buhari GovtConcise News

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NAF fighter aircraft neutralises scores of Boko Haram Terrorists in Borno – Vanguard


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NAF fighter aircraft neutralises scores of Boko Haram Terrorists in Borno
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The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said its Air Task Force of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has neutralised scores of Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) at Yuwe in Borno, through successful air strikes. Air Vice Marshal Olatokunbo Adesanya, NAF's Director of Public
NAF fighter aircraft neutralises scores of Boko Haram TerroristsPulse Nigeria
Benue will soon overcome insecurity -NAF commanderDaily Trust
NAF graduates 146 SNCOs at Military Training CentreWorldStage
The Nation Newspaper –NAIJA.NG
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5 Injured As Thugs Invade APC Meeting In Kaduna – SaharaReporters.com


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5 Injured As Thugs Invade APC Meeting In Kaduna
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Suspected thugs, on Sunday, invaded a meeting organised by loyalists Mr. Suleiman Hunkuyi, the senator representing Kaduna North Senatorial District, injuring five persons and vandalizing hotel properties. Mr. Hunkuyi is a member of the All
El- Rufai has failed – Senator HunkuyiDaily Trust
Thugs disrupt Kaduna APC gathering, injure fiveThe Punch
APC congress: Sen Humkuyi cautions against imposition of delegatesThe Nation Newspaper

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Mambilla crisis: Community members resolve to sheathe swords – Daily Sun


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Mambilla crisis: Community members resolve to sheathe swords
Daily Sun
Sylvanus Viashima, Jalingo. Residents of the Mambilla Plateau in Sardauna Local Government Council of Taraba State, on Sunday, expressed regret over the crisis in the community and resolved to permanently sheathe their swords as fighting has stalled
Mambilla crises: We'll never fight again – ResidentsVanguard

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Gunmen kidnap Ekiti PDP Financial Secretary, demand N30m ransom – Daily Trust


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Gunmen kidnap Ekiti PDP Financial Secretary, demand N30m ransom
Daily Trust
Gunmen have reportedly kidnapped the Financial Secretary of the Peoples' Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State, Mr. Kayode Oni and taken to unknown place. The incident which reporyedly took place around 4:30pm on Saturday, happened between Efon- Erio
Gunmen kidnap Ekiti PDP chief, demand N30m ransomThe Punch
Ekiti PDP Chief abducted, kidnappers demand N30m ransomThe Nation Newspaper
Gunmen kidnap Ekiti PDP exco member, demand N30m ransomNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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Home of Nwodo, President of Ohanaeze Ndigbo bombed – Daily Post Nigeria


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Home of Nwodo, President of Ohanaeze Ndigbo bombed
Daily Post Nigeria
The country home of the embattled President General of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief John Nnia Nwodo at Ukehe in Enugu State, was on Sunday rocked by bomb blast. DAILY POST reports that Nwodo's leadership of Ohanaeze has been enmeshed with serious crisis
Bomb explodes residence of Nwodo, President of Ohanaeze NdigboVanguard
Breaking News: Explosion rocks Nwodo, Ohanaeze Ndigbo leader's homeDaily Sun
JUST IN: Police confirm explosion at Nwodo's residencePremium Times
SaharaReporters.com –TheCable –NAIJA.NG –NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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BREAKING: 40 killed in fresh Kaduna attack – Daily Nigerian News


Daily Nigerian News
BREAKING: 40 killed in fresh Kaduna attack
Daily Nigerian News
At least 40 people have been killed, while several others sustained injuries when armed bandits stormed Janruwa community, Maganda District of Birnin-Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State on Saturday. DAILY NIGERIAN gathered that the victims were
Security threats in villages as Katsina farmers prepare for plantingDaily Trust
Eight feared killed as bandits attack Birnin Gwari, KadunaPremium Times

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Nigerian Army parades Fulani herdsmen Caught with Deadly Weapons (Photo) – Information Nigeria


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Nigerian Army parades Fulani herdsmen Caught with Deadly Weapons (Photo)
Information Nigeria
The Commandant of 72 Battalion in Makurdi, Benue State, Lt.-Col. Suleiman Mohammed, on Saturday, paraded three herdsmen captured by troops in the state. The herdsmen were said to have been captured by soldiers on patrol last Thursday while planning
Nigerian army nabs three suspected killer herdsmenTVC News
Benue massacre: Army parades 3 suspectsDaily Trust
Military parades captured armed herdsmenThe Punch
Concise News –Ripples Nigeria
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NATIONAL ASSEMBLY VS PRESIDENT: Inside the controversial Super Tucano fighter jet – Vanguard


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NATIONAL ASSEMBLY VS PRESIDENT: Inside the controversial Super Tucano fighter jet
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National Assembly members are outraged by the procurement of 12 A29 Super Tucano fighter jets by the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari for $496 million from the United States government without legislative approval. Allison Barrie, in this
$496m Tucano Aircraft Deal: Buhari goofed on due process, say lawyersGuardian (blog)

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The Senate and its Self-Regulating Powers – Vanguard


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The Senate and its Self-Regulating Powers
Vanguard
By Jola Kazeem Agunbiade. The recent disquiet in the upper chamber of the National Assembly over the suspension of one its own has thrown open the debate on whether or not the Senate or indeed any chamber of the National Assembly has the powers to
What is good for Dino is also good for Omo-AgegeTheCable
Senate laid foundation for anarchy by suspending Omo-Agege –Ex-Lagos Assembly memberThe Punch
Senate vs Senator Omo-Agege: The deepening of impunityThe Nation Newspaper

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Appolus Chu in Emir of Zazzau’s palace: The gains of monarchs from across regions visiting one another – Vanguard


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Appolus Chu in Emir of Zazzau's palace: The gains of monarchs from across regions visiting one another
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Since his ascension to the throne, HRH (Dr) Appolus Chu, Egbere Emere Okori of Eleme Kingdom has continued to bring succour and unity to Okori, his community in Eleme, Rivers State. He has also impacted uncountable lives through his foundation, which

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Ekiti APC primary: Oni asks delegates to shun money bags – Vanguard


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Ekiti APC primary: Oni asks delegates to shun money bags
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As the All Progressives Congress, (APC) in Ekiti State prepares for next Saturday's primary for its governorship election, a former governor, Chief Olusegun Oni, yesterday, appealed to delegates to shun monetary inducement but rather cast their votes
'Coast is clear for APC to take back Ekiti government'The Nation Newspaper
Ekiti 2018: Even if Buhari becomes INEC chairman, Fayemi, Oni, Ojudu will fail – Fayose's aideDaily Post Nigeria
Tinubu, Akande, Others To Monitor Ekiti APC Governorship PrimariesCHANNELS TELEVISION
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Great grandfathers won’t call youths lazy, says Obasanjo – Vanguard


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Great grandfathers won't call youths lazy, says Obasanjo
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By Ola Ajayi, Ibadan Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has faulted the comment credited to President Muhammadu Buhari that Nigerian youths are lazy, saying that following the difficult situations the youths are passing through in the United States
Be battle ready to sack Buhari in 2019, Obasanjo tells 'third force' membersPremium Times
2019: It won't be easy to remove incumbents, says ObasanjoThe Nation Newspaper
2019: Be Prepared, Obasanjo Tells Members Of His CoalitionSaharaReporters.com
The Punch –TheCable –Leadership Newspapers (press release) (blog) –NAIJA.NG
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12 Die In Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Crash – CHANNELS TELEVISION


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12 Die In Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Crash
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Twelve persons have been confirmed dead in a ghastly accident which occurred at the Ogunmakin area of the Lagos/Ibadan expressway while eight others were injured. According to the route Commander and Public Education officer of the Ogun State command
Auto crash claims 12 lives on Lagos /Ibadan ExpresswayVanguard
12 killed in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway crashThe Nation Newspaper
12 die, eight injured in Ogun auto crashThe Punch
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Gowon Seeks Urgent Meeting Of Leaders, Elder Statesmen Over Killings – CHANNELS TELEVISION


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Gowon Seeks Urgent Meeting Of Leaders, Elder Statesmen Over Killings
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A former military head of state, General Yakubu Gowon, has called on all leaders and elder statesmen in Nigeria to come together for an urgent meeting on ways to end the killings across the country, especially in Benue and Borno states. General Gowon
Army Claims Arrest Of 'Boko Haram Suspect' Behind Recent Attacks In BenueSaharaReporters.com
Salkida: B'Haram founder was detained with insurgent leader captured in BenueTheCable
Military parades captured armed herdsmenThe Punch
THISDAY Newspapers –P.M. News
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JUST IN: Deeper Life Bible Church builds biggest and best equipped hospital in Africa – Naija247news


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JUST IN: Deeper Life Bible Church builds biggest and best equipped hospital in Africa
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A 10,000 bed capacity hospital has been built in Lagos. The health home was constructed by the Deeper Life Bible Church. Sources told Irohinoodua that the Church is Africa's biggest, with capacity to meet the needs of 35, 000 people, by far the largest
Deeper Life New Auditorium: Demonstration Of Unlimited GodIndependent Newspapers Limited

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Fani-Kayode reveals forces behind killings in Nigerians – Daily Post Nigeria


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Fani-Kayode reveals forces behind killings in Nigerians
Daily Post Nigeria
Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, on Saturday alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari controls the forces responsible for “genocide, carnage, ethnic cleansing and mass murder” being witnessed in Nigeria. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP
Worth of life in NigeriaVanguard
Herdsmen killings: CAN mobilises churches for nationwide protests SundayThe Punch
Leadership, bravery and securityThe Nation Newspaper
The Eagle Online –P.M. News –CHANNELS TELEVISION
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Buhari commends Adenuga for creating jobs for Nigerians, salutes him at 65 – Vanguard


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Buhari commends Adenuga for creating jobs for Nigerians, salutes him at 65
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Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Chief Michael Adenuga who turns 65 on Sunday and commended his deep sense of loyalty and patriotism by investing in sectors that have created jobs for many Nigerians. Dr. Mike Adenuja Jnr. The
Buhari congratulates Adenuga at 65Daily Sun
Buhari congratulates Mike Adenuga at 65The Punch

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Insecurity : We are not in control of either the soldiers or the police – Yari – Vanguard


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Insecurity : We are not in control of either the soldiers or the police – Yari
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Abuja – Chairman of Nigeria's Governors' Forum (NGF), Gov. Abdul'aziz Yari of Zamfara, says state governors can not enforce maximum security in their domains because they are not in control of security agencies. Zamfara State Governor, Alhaji Abdul
Details of governors' meeting in Abuja emergeDaily Post Nigeria
Nigerian Governors say cannot guarantee security of lives and propertiesTV360

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Actress’ ‘sex-for-rent’ claim sparks debate in Ghana – Vanguard


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Actress' 'sex-for-rent' claim sparks debate in Ghana
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An actress who said women needed men to take care of them has sparked fierce debate in Ghana and widened the focus about sexual harassment in the country. Moesha Boduong said the economy was so bad in Ghana that she was forced to have a relationship

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Satguru Mararaj Ji: Aide speaks on death rumours – Daily Post Nigeria


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Satguru Mararaj Ji: Aide speaks on death rumours
Daily Post Nigeria
Ojo Peter, the spokesperson of Satguru Maharaji, has reacted to news of his death. The news of the demise of Maharaj Ji, went viral on the social media on Friday. Ojo, on Saturday in Ibadan, Oyo State, said that the rumor was concocted by some people
Satguru Mararaj Ji is alive, says aideThe Punch
Satguru Mararaj Ji is alive, not dead, says aideThe Eagle Online

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2019: Why I parted ways with Buhari, APC — Atiku – Premium Times


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2019: Why I parted ways with Buhari, APC — Atiku
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Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has said one of the reasons he parted ways with his former party, the All Progressive Congress (APC), was the inability of President Muhammadu Buhari to address the negative manner in which the party was being run
2019: Atiku vows to probe Jonathan, Buhari if he becomes presidentDaily Post Nigeria
Atiku Abubakar says he will probe Buhari if he wins in 2019Pulse Nigeria
Atiku: I'll probe Buhari if I'm elected presidentTheCable

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Nigerian government declares Tuesday public holiday – Daily Post Nigeria


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Nigerian government declares Tuesday public holiday
Daily Post Nigeria
The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Tuesday, May 1, 2018, as a public holiday to celebrate the 2018 Workers' Day. The Minister of Interior, Lt Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.), who disclosed this in Abuja on Friday, congratulated Nigerian
FG Declares Tuesday May 1 as Public HolidayVanguard
$462m aircraft: US keeps mum over payment, delivery timelineThe Punch
FG declares Tuesday public holidayThe Eagle Online

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Offa robbery: Police reveals real cause of mass killing – Daily Post Nigeria


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Offa robbery: Police reveals real cause of mass killing
Daily Post Nigeria
The new Commissioner of Police in Kwara State, Aminu Saleh has revealed why many people died during the recent robbery attack in Offa area of the state. He said the robbers were able to kill many residents due to intelligence break down. The CP pointed
Why many people died during Offa banks robbery –Kwara CPThe Punch

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Three Firms Forfeit N1.4bn to FG – The Streetjournal


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Three Firms Forfeit N1.4bn to FG
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Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos Friday ordered the forfeiture of N1.44bn allegedly obtained by three firms from the Nigerian Governors' Forum (NGF). The money, belonging to the NGF, was found in the firms' bank
Court orders 3 firms to forfeit NGF's N1.4bn to Fed GovtVanguard
Andrew Yakubu's $9.7m stands forfeited to FG—Appeal CourtThe Nation Newspaper
Andrew Yakubu's $9.7m stands forfeited – Appeal courtThe Punch
New Telegraph Newspaper
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Govt demolishes popular Ile-Epo Market – The Punch


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Govt demolishes popular Ile-Epo Market
The Punch
The popular Ile-Epo Market in Agbado Oke-Odo Local Council Development Area of Lagos State was demolished on Friday. Officials of the council, who declined to be identified, said the demolition was to pave the way for a “modern market befitting a mega
Mega City: Lagos demolishes popular Ile-Epo foodstuff market, displaces tradersVanguard
Tears, anguish as council demolishes Ile-Epo market in LagosThe Nation Newspaper
Emotion as Lagos demolishes Ile-Epo marketNew Telegraph Newspaper

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An encounter with Oba Ewuare II – Vanguard


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An encounter with Oba Ewuare II
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By Victor Alade. Any opportunity to meet face to face with Oba Ewuare II, the Oba of Benin is usually an exciting one which every tourist or lover of culture or student of history would love to have. Visiting this first class traditional ruler also
Oba Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi: I Am a Reincarnated Spirit, Child of History and MysteryTHISDAY Newspapers
Oba Of Benin Visits Ooni Of Ife, AregbesolaCHANNELS TELEVISION

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FG Declares Tuesday May 1 as Public Holiday – Vanguard


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FG Declares Tuesday May 1 as Public Holiday
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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, May 1 as public holiday to celebrate the 2018 Workers' Day. Cross section of riotous workers confronting the Police during the 2017 May Day Rally at the Eagle Square, Abuja. Photo by
FG declares Tuesday public holidayThe Punch

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Again, Reno Omokri faults Buhari’s speech on education in Bauchi – Daily Post Nigeria


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Again, Reno Omokri faults Buhari's speech on education in Bauchi
Daily Post Nigeria
Reno Omokri, former aide, to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan has attacked President Muhammadu Buhari following his visit to Bauchi State. Recall that President Buhari on Thursday visited Bauchi state for a two-day official visit. Omokri said that the
No going back on recovery of looted funds—BuhariVanguard
Buhari: Bauchi people were under the sun for hours just to say hello to meTheCable
New NAF hospital to reinforce support for critical emergencies – BuhariWorldStage
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Female corps member dies in Kwara – The Nation Newspaper


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Female corps member dies in Kwara
The Nation Newspaper
National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Kwara state has lost a female corps currently at its Yikpata, Edu local government area's camp. The deceased, Hilda Eva Amadi was said to have died due to injuries she sustained during the “Man o War” drilling
Female Corps member dies in Kwara after drilling exerciseVanguard
Female corps member dies in Kwara NYSC campDaily Trust
Corps Member dies in Kwara NYSC CampBellaNaija
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Police speaks on ‘planned’ attack on Benue Mosques – Daily Post Nigeria


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Police speaks on 'planned' attack on Benue Mosques
Daily Post Nigeria
The Police Command in Benue has dismissed rumours of planned attacks on five mosques in Makurdi and other parts of the state. In a statement on Friday in Makurdi, the command said the rumours were the handiwork of mischief makers and urged members of
Police debunk rumours of planned attack on mosques in BenueVanguard
Benue govt denies reprisal attack on Hausa communities, warns false alarmistsDaily Trust
Police Deny Attack On Mosques In BenueCHANNELS TELEVISION
TheCable –The Nation Newspaper
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My husband denies me sex, practises juju, woman tells court – Vanguard


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My husband denies me sex, practises juju, woman tells court
Vanguard
A housewife, Mrs Sandra Ekpa, on Friday begged an Upper Area Court in Mararaba, Nasarawa State, to dissolve her three-year-old marriage because her husband allegedly practices juju and also denies her sex. sex. Ekpa told the court that her pastor
My pastor husband practises juju, denies me sex – Woman tells courtDaily Post Nigeria

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Imam Imam: Reno Omokri reacts to death of Tambuwal’s aide – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Imam Imam: Reno Omokri reacts to death of Tambuwal's aide
Daily Post Nigeria
Reno Omokri, former aide to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan has reacted to the death of the media aide to Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state, Imam Imam. Imam died at the age of 41 after being diagnosed of pneumonia at a private hospital in Abuja in
Lalong mourns Imam, condoles Tambuwal, NUJVanguard
Imam Imam: Death of a quintessential spokesmanTheCable
Lalong mourns Tambuwal's aid, ImamDaily Trust
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Apex Court orders NFF warring factions to return to Jos Fedral High Court – Vanguard


Vanguard
Apex Court orders NFF warring factions to return to Jos Fedral High Court
Vanguard
Abuja – The Supreme Court on Friday, ordered the warring factions of the Nigerian Football Federation, (NFF), to return to the Federal High Court Jos for the expeditious hearing of their matter. Chris Giwa The Apex court in its judgment, declined
Court orders rehearing of case challenging election of Amaju PinnickPremium Times
Supreme Court refuses to hears suit seeking to sack Pinnick's NFF executiveThe Nation Newspaper
Supreme court refuses to sack Pinnick, NFF boardTheCable
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Oyo Assembly mourns over Speaker Adeyemo’s death – Vanguard


Vanguard
Oyo Assembly mourns over Speaker Adeyemo's death
Vanguard
IBADAN – THE entire Oyo State House of Assembly on Friday wore a gloomy look as lawmakers and members of staff of the Assembly were thrown into a sudden mourning, following the death of the Speaker, Hon. Micheal Adeyemo. Rt Honourable (Barrister
Kwara speaker shock over death of Oyo speaker, ImamDaily Trust
Oyo Assembly Speaker, Michael Adeyemo deadDaily Post Nigeria
Oyo State House of Assembly speaker is deadPremium Times
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Building collapse: Synagogue church opens defence May 10 – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper
Building collapse: Synagogue church opens defence May 10
The Nation Newspaper
A Lagos High Court sitting in Igbosere on Friday adjourned till May 10 for the Registered Trustees of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) to explain its role in a building collapse that killed 116 persons on September 12, 2014. Justice Lateef
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Melaye: IGP must appear on Wednesday – Saraki – Vanguard


Vanguard
Melaye: IGP must appear on Wednesday – Saraki
Vanguard
By Henry Umoru. ABUJA—INSPECTOR General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris who was billed to appear before the Senate yesterday to brief the lawmakers at plenary on the ordeal of Chairman, Senate Committee on the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Senator
Dino Melaye: Court sends Senator's brother, three others to Kuje PrisonDaily Post Nigeria
IGP warns Senate: Don't personalize, trivialize criminal offences against MelayeThe Eagle Online
Melaye: IG shuns Senate invitationThe Punch
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Why APC National Convention was moved from May 14 – Abdullahi – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Why APC National Convention was moved from May 14 – Abdullahi
Daily Post Nigeria
The National Convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) earlier scheduled for Monday, May 14 has been moved forward. This was disclosed by the spokesman of the ruling party, Bolaji Abdullahi, in Abuja, after a meeting between some
EXCLUSIVE: How APC governors clashed, tackled each other at party meetingPremium Times
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Pressure on Saraki to drop presidential bid as plans heighten to arrest him, his aides, senators – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online
Pressure on Saraki to drop presidential bid as plans heighten to arrest him, his aides, senators
The Eagle Online
This followed the emergence of fact that plans have been concluded to emasculate him by giving him the “Atiku treatment” and arresting his associates and aides by anti-graft agencies, especially the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. By Emmanuel
Another comedy of shameVanguard
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Daily Sun
Ekiti guber: Adeyeye, Fayose's loyalists trade words over Ikere ward congress
Daily Sun
The Director of Media and Publicity of the Prince Adedayo Adeyeye Movement (PAAM), Chief Niyi Ojo and a member of the Ekiti State House of Assembly and loyalist of Governor Ayo Fayose, Wale Ayeni, recently traded words over alleged thuggery witnessed
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Fiscal Responsibility Act: NCC remits N49.7bn to govt in four months – Vanguard


Vanguard
Fiscal Responsibility Act: NCC remits N49.7bn to govt in four months
Vanguard
The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, yesterday announced that it had remitted up to N49.7 billion to the federal government, in the first four months of 2018 in compliance to the fiscal responsibility Act of 2007. NCC. The Fiscal Responsibility
NCC remits N49.7bn surplus to FG in three monthsThe Punch
NCC remits N49.7b to govt in Q1The Nation Newspaper

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Thousands flee home as Boko Haram invade Maiduguri – Daily Trust


Daily Trust
Thousands flee home as Boko Haram invade Maiduguri
Daily Trust
Thousands of Maiduguri residents fled their homes after suspected Boko Haram terrorists invaded the city on Thursday evening. Riding in large utility vehicles and on motorbikes, the insurgents stormed parts of Maiduguri, including Polo General Area
[Updated] Boko Haram Terrorists Attack MaiduguriCHANNELS TELEVISION
Heavily armed Boko Haram terrorists invade MaiduguriPulse Nigeria
BREAKING: Boko Haram fighters attack MaiduguriThe Punch
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30 corps members to repeat service year – Vanguard


Vanguard
30 corps members to repeat service year
Vanguard
By Dayo Johnson AKURE — AT least 30 corps members who participated in the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC scheme in Ondo State for the 2017 batch A will repeat their service year for absconding. Also, 17 corps members had their service extended
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Illegal detention: Court orders EFCC to pay N5m to ex-FCT Minister, Bala Mohammed – Vanguard


The Punch
Illegal detention: Court orders EFCC to pay N5m to ex-FCT Minister, Bala Mohammed
Vanguard
By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – An Abuja High Court sitting at Maitama, on Thursday, declared that the detention of a former Minister of the FCT, Mr. Bala Mohammed for a period of 49 days by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, was illegal
Court orders EFCC to pay N5m compensation to Bala MohammedThe Eagle Online
Court Declares Detention of Ex-FCT Minister, Bala Mohammed, Unconstitutional, Awards N5mThe Streetjournal
Court declares Bala's detention as unlawfulThe Nation Newspaper
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Buhari approves five appointments for NDDC, NERC, NHRC – Daily Post Nigeria


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Buhari approves five appointments for NDDC, NERC, NHRC
Daily Post Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of five new executives for National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC). Mr. Olusegun Adekunle
Buhari approves appointments into NERC, NHRC, othersVanguard
Buhari approves NERC, NDDC heads appointmentsDaily Trust

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Benue: Soldiers storm Catholic church, Priest’s house in search of weapons – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online
Benue: Soldiers storm Catholic church, Priest's house in search of weapons
The Eagle Online
According to available information, the soldiers, who were reported to have ransacked the church and the house of the priest, said they were searching for weapons. By The Eagle Online On Apr 26, 2018. 5 5. Soldiers on Thursday stormed the Catholic
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EFCC witness: Omokore paid me $8m for cars – TheCable


TheCable
EFCC witness: Omokore paid me $8m for cars
TheCable
Olutaye Ayeni, chief executive officer, Skymit Motors, has told the federal high court in Abuja about how Jide Omokore, an ally of Diezani Alison-Madueke, former minister of petroleum resources, bought cars worth $8 million for friends and associates

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NEC bans free movement of herdsmen in Benue, Taraba, others – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
NEC bans free movement of herdsmen in Benue, Taraba, others
Daily Post Nigeria
The National Economic Council (NEC) has banned the free movement of herdsmen in the country, starting with Benue, Taraba, Adamawa, Kaduna and Plateau States. The decision was made at a meeting presided over by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday
NEC wants herdsmen movement banned in Benue, Taraba, othersPulse Nigeria
Killings: NEC recommends ban on herdsmen movement in five statesThe Punch
Killings: NEC Calls For Ban On Grazing In Five StatesCHANNELS TELEVISION
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NLC calls for living wage for vulnerable workers – Vanguard


Vanguard
NLC calls for living wage for vulnerable workers
Vanguard
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called for a living wage for vulnerable workers in the country. NLC President, Mr Ayuba Wabba, made the call at the National Minimum Wage Public Hearing by the Tripartite Committee in the Federal Capital Territory
Minimum wage: NLC, TUC make fresh demandDaily Post Nigeria
Aregbesola, FCT Minister task Nigerian workers on new minimum wageBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
NLC, TUC call for amendment of Minimum Wage ActThe Eagle Online
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APC breaks silence on Ali Modu Sheriff’s planned defection – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
APC breaks silence on Ali Modu Sheriff's planned defection
Daily Post Nigeria
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has reacted to reports that the former factional chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff was about defecting to the ruling party. Sheriff, reports say, plans to join the APC at the
Ali Sheriff fails to appear at APC secretariatPremium Times
$469m expenditure: Senate should begin Buhari's impeachment -OwieDaily Sun
APC directs Ali Modu Sheriff to register for party at his wardPulse Nigeria
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Gunmen invade another church in Benue, ‘kill 7’ – TheCable


TheCable
Gunmen invade another church in Benue, 'kill 7'
TheCable
Residents of Benue state have been thrown into mourning again, following the invasion of another church by suspected herdsmen. A source told TheCable that seven persons were killed in the incident which happened two days after two priests and 17 church
BREAKING: Seven killed as herdsmen attack another church in BenueDaily Post Nigeria
BREAKING: Again, herdsmen kill seven in Benue ChurchThe Punch
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Tension as protesters clash with police in Ebonyi – Daily Sun


Daily Sun
Tension as protesters clash with police in Ebonyi
Daily Sun
Obinna Odogwu, Abakaliki. Economic and human activities as well as vehicular movements were grounded in various parts of Abakaliki, Ebonyi State capital, on Thursday, following series of violent clashes between the protesting commercial motorcycle
Police 'dismiss' officer who killed motorcyclist over N50 bribePremium Times
Commotion in Abakaliki as Okada riders protestVanguard
Police dismiss officer who killed motorcyclist in EbonyiThe Nation Newspaper
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Apo killings : FG okays payment of N135m compensation to victims – Vanguard


The Punch
Apo killings : FG okays payment of N135m compensation to victims
Vanguard
By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – Four years after operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS, killed eight persons and wounded 11 others at an uncompleted building in Abuja following a false tip-off that they were members of the Boko Haram
Apo Killings: Nigerian Govt compensates families of victims with N135mP.M. News
Apo Eight: FG pays N135m compensation to relatives, survivorsThe Punch
Buhari Approves Payment Of N135m To Victims Of Apo KillingsIndependent Newspapers Limited
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How I Will Change Nigeria As President – Atiku – SaharaReporters.com


SaharaReporters.com
How I Will Change Nigeria As President – Atiku
SaharaReporters.com
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has promised to restructure Nigeria within six months if he is elected Nigeria's president in the 2019 elections. He spoke while fielding question at the Chatham House, London, after he delivered a lecture titled
Atiku slams Buhari on lazy youths commentsDaily Sun
I'll restructure Nigeria in six months if elected president – AtikuPremium Times
I'll achieve restructuring of Nigeria in 6 months, if elected President – AtikuVanguard
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Why we’ll not support you – Muslim group tells Shittes – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Why we'll not support you – Muslim group tells Shittes
Daily Post Nigeria
The Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, has given reasons it has been silence over the protest by a sister Muslim group, the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN. In a statement signed and forwarded to DAILY POST by its Director, Professor Ishaq Akintola, the
Why we can't speak on Shiites' travail – MURICPremium Times
Kaduna files fresh charges against ZakzakyTheCable
IMN protests: Why we are being cautious – MURICThe Eagle Online
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Bauchi on standstill for Buhari as president commissions Air Force hospital – Daily Sun


Daily Sun
Bauchi on standstill for Buhari as president commissions Air Force hospital
Daily Sun
Paul Orude, Bauchi. Bauchi came to a standstill, on Thursday, as hundreds of residents defied the scorching sun to line up the streets to welcome President Muhammad Buhari who was on a two-day official visit to the state. Two previous planned visits by
President Buhari commissions NAF Reference Hospital, other projects in BauchiDaily Trust
President Buhari arrives Bauchi for two-day working visitDaily Post Nigeria
President Buhari Arrives BauchiCHANNELS TELEVISION
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BREAKING: Reps In Rowdy Session Over $496m Tucano Aircraft Purchase – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION
BREAKING: Reps In Rowdy Session Over $496m Tucano Aircraft Purchase
CHANNELS TELEVISION
The House of Representatives is in a rowdy session over the presidential request to include the $496million fund for the purchase of Tucano aircraft in the 2018 Appropriation Bill before the National Assembly. During Thursday's plenary at the Lower

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FEC approves N10.7b for 10 rice mills, N68.6b for road projects – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online
FEC approves N10.7b for 10 rice mills, N68.6b for road projects
The Eagle Online
This was disclosed by the Ministers of State for Agriculture, Heneiken Lokpobiri, and Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, after the Council's meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. By The Eagle Online
FEC okays N64.108b for Lagos-Ibadan road projectThe Nation Newspaper
FG approves N10.7b for 10 rice mills, N68b for roadsNTA News
Nigerian govt approves establishment of 10 new rice millsPremium Times
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Why Lagos is checking crimes through data record — AG – Vanguard


Vanguard
Why Lagos is checking crimes through data record — AG
Vanguard
By Abdulwahab Abdulah & Monsuru Olowoopejo. THE Lagos State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr Adeniji Kazeem last week disclosed how the state government planned to eradicate crime in the state in a novel way through many innovations
Justice ministry, LIRS generated N107.4m for Lagos government, says AGGuardian (blog)

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Fresh clouds over APC convention, as govs engage NWC in battle of wits – Vanguard


Vanguard
Fresh clouds over APC convention, as govs engage NWC in battle of wits
Vanguard
By Omeiza Ajayi …Odigie-Oyegun will not contest against Buhari's choice. ABUJA—The prospects of a seamless election of a new set of national officers for the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, are being beclouded by fresh intrigues over varied
APC speaks on Buhari endorsing Oshiomhole for National ChairmanDaily Post Nigeria
Trouble lies ahead in Borno as Sheriff rejoins APC todayDaily Trust
Oyegun's tenure and APC's futureThe Nation Newspaper
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Democracy under threat, say Southern, Middle Belt forum chiefs – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper
Democracy under threat, say Southern, Middle Belt forum chiefs
The Nation Newspaper
Some Southern Nigeria and Middle Belt Leaders yesterday expressed worries over recent happenings in the country and warned that the country's democracy is under threat. The leaders condemned the payment without the National Assembly's approval of $496
Leaders ask National Assembly to sanction Buhari for spending $462m on jetsGuardian (blog)
Insecurity: Southern, Middle Belt leaders endorse self-defenceNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Leaked WASSCE papers: Website operator reacts, threatens PUNCHman – The Punch


The Punch
Leaked WASSCE papers: Website operator reacts, threatens PUNCHman
The Punch
Samson Folarin. “Hello dear,. You have done your part. Nice investigation. Now, its (sic) my turn to do my thing. Mind people you step into (sic)… you are in Nigeria, not USA. Expect us. Thank you.” READ ALSO: How Nigerian pupils cheat during WASSCE
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Supreme Court to go digital July 16, says Onnoghen – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper
Supreme Court to go digital July 16, says Onnoghen
The Nation Newspaper
CHIEF Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Walter Onnoghen said yesterday that there would be no more manual filing of court processes at the Supreme Court from July 16. All communication between lawyers and the court would be done electronically, he said. This
Judges don't need association, CJN insistsThe Punch
Why I opposed formation of Judges Association in Nigeria – CJNTheNewsGuru
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We paid N400 million demurrage to clear N414.8m Chinese rice – NEMA DG, Maihaja – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
We paid N400 million demurrage to clear N414.8m Chinese rice – NEMA DG, Maihaja
Daily Post Nigeria
More revelations have emerged over the ongoing probe into the activities of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA). According to Mustapha Yunusa Maihaja, NEMA DG, the agency paid a whopping sum of N400 million in demurrage to clear rice
NEMA DG, Maihaja, paid N400 million demurrage to clear N414.8 million Chinese rice donationNaija247news
Rice donated to IDPs by China not missing – NEMA, CustomsThe Punch
N2.4b rice donated by Chinese govt intact, says NEMA DGThe Nation Newspaper
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Breaking: Fear grips opposition over allege plot to block accounts ahead – Vanguard


Vanguard
Breaking: Fear grips opposition over allege plot to block accounts ahead
Vanguard
The Federal Government is set to deploy its security and anti-graft agencies to frustrate the opposition through blocking the accounts of hostile state governments, Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State alleged Wednesday. Noting that the plot was aimed

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Accident: 3 die, 6 sustain injuries in Abuja auto crash – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria
Accident: 3 die, 6 sustain injuries in Abuja auto crash
Pulse Nigeria
play. Scene of an accident – Photo for illustrative purpose. (File). 24/7 Live – Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter! Subscribe. 24/7 Live – Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter! Back to Article. news. Three persons were feared dead in a ghastly multiple
Four Feared Killed In Abuja Truck AccidentCHANNELS TELEVISION
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Saraki says Senator Dino Melaye is now stable – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria
Saraki says Senator Dino Melaye is now stable
Pulse Nigeria
Senate President Bukola Saraki has said that Senator Dino Melaye, who is being hospitalised, is stable. There had been reports that Melaye went into coma. The senator representing Kogi west is being treated at the National Hospital in Abuja after
I can't say the Dino Melaye we met is stable — Senator Shehu SaniPremium Times
UPDATED 3: Dino stable, not in handcuffs – SarakiBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
For The Last 48 Hours, I Have Not Been Able To Reach IGP – SarakiCHANNELS TELEVISION
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Strike: We had no agreement with health workers – Minister – Daily Sun


Daily Sun
Strike: We had no agreement with health workers – Minister
Daily Sun
The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has alleged that the the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) was trying to arm twist the Federal Government into implementing a non-existing agreement. Adewole made the claim at the end of the Federal Executive
JOHESU had no agreement with government, says Health MinisterThe Nation Newspaper
No agreement with health workers – FGDaily Trust
We had no agreement with striking health workers, FG saysThe Punch
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Igbo will benefit more in Buhari’s ouster –Obasanjo – The Punch


The Punch
Igbo will benefit more in Buhari's ouster –Obasanjo
The Punch
Tony Okafor, Awka. Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Wednesday asked the people of the South East geopolitical zone to vote out President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 general elections “in their own interest.” Speaking at a meeting of the Coalition
Vote out President Buhari in your own interest – Obasanjo sends message to IgbosNAIJA.NG
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Breaking: Reps summon Buhari, ask him to declare killer-herdsmen terrorists – Vanguard


Vanguard
Breaking: Reps summon Buhari, ask him to declare killer-herdsmen terrorists
Vanguard
*resolve to suspend plenary for 3 days in protest. *say President has failed Nigerians on Section 14 of 1999 Constitution. *ask President to declare all killer-herdsmen as terrorists. *pass vote of no confidence on all service chiefs, security advisers
Reps summon Buhari over security situationThe Nation Newspaper
BREAKING: President Buhari summoned by House of RepsDaily Post Nigeria
Reps summons Buhari over Benue KillingsPulse Nigeria
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Police Arrest 10 Members Of Armed Militia in Kebbi‎ – SaharaReporters.com


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Police Arrest 10 Members Of Armed Militia in Kebbi‎
SaharaReporters.com
The Kebbi Police Command has arrested 10 members of the 11-man gang involved in attack on Bena, a town in Danko-Wasagu local government area of the State, which resulted in the death of five people. Kabiru Ibrahim, the Kebbi State Commissioner of
5 killed as bandits attack KebbiDaily Post Nigeria
Police recover 13 AK47 rifles, machine gun in KebbiThe Punch
Police arrests 11 suspected bandits who kill five people in BenaThe Nation Newspaper
Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
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BREAKING: Court nullifies NASS attempt to alter election sequence – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
BREAKING: Court nullifies NASS attempt to alter election sequence
Daily Post Nigeria
The Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday ruled that the National Assembly does not have the power to amend the election timetable of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. The Presiding Judge, Justice Ahmed Mohamed, voided clause 25
2019: Court nullifies National Assembly's amendment of Electoral ActPremium Times
Court says National Assembly cannot reorder INEC's election timetablePulse Nigeria
Breaking: NASS lacks power to re-order sequence for 2019 election – CourtVanguard
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APC governors endorse Buhari’s re-election bid – TV360


TV360
APC governors endorse Buhari's re-election bid
TV360
Ahead of the 2019 General elections, the 24 state Governors elected under the platform of the All Progressives Congress have unanimously endorsed President Muhmmadu Buhari for a second term in office. The governors gave the endorsement after a meeting

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Looters list contains names of people FG recovered assets from – Owasonoye – Vanguard


Vanguard
Looters list contains names of people FG recovered assets from – Owasonoye
Vanguard
New York – The 'looters lists' released by the Federal Government contained names of people from whom government recovered assets from, Prof. Bolaji Owasonoye, Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption (PACAC), has said. Looters Owasonoye said
Buhari made corrupt practices more dangerous, risky – OwasonoyeDaily Post Nigeria
Nigeria: FG records 8000 whistle blowers in one yearWorldStage
Whistle blower might not get up to 5% of recovered loot – Presidential panelInformation Nigeria
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Why I mentioned Donald Duke in my book – Okonjo-Iweala – Daily Sun


Daily Sun
Why I mentioned Donald Duke in my book – Okonjo-Iweala
Daily Sun
Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Washington DC. A former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has given reasons why she mentioned former governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke, in her book 'Fighting Corruption is Dangerous: The Story Behind the
Jonathan Presidency: Donald Duke replies Okonjo-IwealaPremium Times
Okonjo-Iweala reveals those who planned to destroy her for fighting corruptionDaily Post Nigeria
How oil marketers plotted to confine me to wheelchair — Okonjo-IwealaVanguard
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NUC Upgrades Architecture Study, Urges Collaboration – Independent Newspapers Limited


Independent Newspapers Limited
NUC Upgrades Architecture Study, Urges Collaboration
Independent Newspapers Limited
Abuja – Considered to be long overdue, the National Universities Commission (NUC) has finally approved upgrading of the architecture study from departmental to faculty level in all Nigerian universities. The new policy, would in few months become
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Immigration moves to implement ‘No national ID, no International passport’ policy – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Immigration moves to implement 'No national ID, no International passport' policy
Daily Post Nigeria
The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) has announced that international passport will no longer be issued to those who do not have national identity card number. The NIS comptroller general, Mohammed Babandede, disclosed this on Tuesday at the opening
NIMC proposes N1m fine against companies disregarding NINVanguard
Buhari: 50m to get unique identity numbers by DecemberDaily Trust
We'll increase Nigeria's identity database to 70 million – BuhariThe Punch
BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog) –Guardian (blog) –WorldStage –TheCable
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Buhari’s broadside to the youth – Vanguard


Vanguard
Buhari's broadside to the youth
Vanguard
By Rotimi Fasan. IT'S been one week since President Muhammadu Buhari made the statement that has got many Nigerians, most of them youths, literally asking for his head. The cry out there is for every able bodied Nigerian youth to try and walk their
Buhari: PDP reacts to US rights violation report, calls on President to respondDaily Post Nigeria
Senselessness as a factor in our livesDaily Trust
#Lazy Nigerian who?BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
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Court asked to make senators refund N13.5m monthly allowance – Daily Trust


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Court asked to make senators refund N13.5m monthly allowance
Daily Trust
A Federal High Court in Lagos has been asked to order Senate President Bukola Saraki and 108 other senators to refund the N13.5 monthly allowance each of them allegedly receives. The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) also wants
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Senators ‘fight’ over EFCC clampdown – Daily Trust


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Senators 'fight' over EFCC clampdown
Daily Trust
About 10 senators fought in a closed session presided over by Senate President Bukola Saraki over issues bordering on what they tagged as 'clampdown' by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)'. It also emerged at the session that the EFCC
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Lagos’ Capital Expenditure Gulps N93bn as IGR hits N103.4bn in first quarter – Naija247news


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Lagos' Capital Expenditure Gulps N93bn as IGR hits N103.4bn in first quarter
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The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said its internally generated revenue for the first quarter of Y2018 stood at N103.476billion, as against N96.7billion recorded in the previous year, thereby accounting for 81 per cent of the total revenue of
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Will we be remembered?

Today, as it does annually, Australia marks ANZAC Day – the anniversary of the landing of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps at Gallipoli during World War I in 1915. It goes beyond this, though. It seems every public space in this country is set up to remember them- the millions of her war dead. Wherever you go, you will sooner come across an ANZAC memorial, not far from you. I see this as Australians commitment to the promise, “We will remember them”. Read More...

NOUN disowns fake exams questions on Buhari – The Nation Newspaper


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NOUN disowns fake exams questions on Buhari
The Nation Newspaper
The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) yesterday denied any link with fake questions on President Muhammadu Buhari's recent statement on the Nigerian youth. The university said it had concluded its exams and there was no basis for any question
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