Monthly Archives: April 2018

Ekiti APC Preimary: When old foes spar – Vanguard


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Ekiti APC Preimary: When old foes spar
Vanguard
By Rotimi Ojomoyela. THIS is not the first time Engineer Segun Oni and Dr Kayode Fayemi would be sparring on the same turf. Former Gov Segun Oni and Gov Kayode Fayemi. This time, though with a little difference, both are not operating from opposing ...
Ekiti 2018: Fayemi leaving “certainty for uncertainty” – Ex-SpeakerPremium Times
APC Chieftain Empowers 2500 Elderly In EkitiIndependent Newspapers Limited

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Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Friday morning – Daily Post Nigeria


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Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Friday morning
Daily Post Nigeria
Good morning: Here is today's summary from Nigerian nenewspapers: 1. The management of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, on Thursday revealed that one Monica Osagie, was the student involved in a sex-for-marks scandal. Prof. Eyitope Ogunbodede ...
SEX-FOR-MARKS SCANDAL: Why we suspended Prof indefinitely — OAUVanguard
The Sexploiter And His CousinsLeadership Newspapers (press release) (blog)
OAU suspends sex-for -mark professorThe Punch
The Eagle Online -The Nation Newspaper -New Telegraph Newspaper -Guardian (blog)
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Taraba under attack – Ishaku cries out – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Taraba under attack – Ishaku cries out
Daily Post Nigeria
Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State, Thursday, called on the Nigerian government to come to the aid of his people over threat of attack by suspected herdsmen militia. Darius, while addressing journalists at the PDP national secretariat yesterday ...
My people under attack — IshakuVanguard
2019: Why we can't defeat APC on our own - PDP gives reasonsNAIJA.NG
Herdsmen Attacks: Armed Forces Are Not Protecting The People – Taraba GovNigeria Today

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Gunmen rip pregnant teenager’s womb open, escape with unborn baby, kill pastor in Rivers – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Gunmen rip pregnant teenager's womb open, escape with unborn baby, kill pastor in Rivers
Daily Post Nigeria
Unknown gunmen have killed a pregnant teenager, ripped her womb open and took the unborn baby away in Rumuoro village, Ogbakiri, in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State. The gunmen also killed four others, including a Pastor, Joseph Nheme, Mr ...
In Rivers gunmen kill pregnant woman, rip her open, escape with unborn babyVanguard
Pregnant teenager, pastor, others killed in RiversDaily Sun
Gunmen kill four, rip baby out of pregnant woman in RiversGuardian (blog)
NAIJA.NG -Nigeria Today
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There’s no corruption in Buhari’s govt — VP Osinbajo – Vanguard


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There's no corruption in Buhari's govt — VP Osinbajo
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By Ishola Balogun. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said there is no corruption in the presidency under the watch of President Muhammadu Buhari, adding that such stance has saved the country a lot of money. Osinbajo also reiterated that government's ...
Nigerian youths are doing well – Osinbajo counters BuhariDaily Post Nigeria
Not Too Young To Run: Preparation, competence more important than age – OsinbajoPremium Times
Young Nigerians should be allowed to run for elective public positions in 2019 – OsinbajoNaija247news
The Punch -BellaNaija -Guardian (blog) -The Eagle Online
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Emir Sanusi orders probe of immorality, criminality at Kano viewing centre – The Eagle Online


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Emir Sanusi orders probe of immorality, criminality at Kano viewing centre
The Eagle Online
Sanusi has therefore directed the Kano State Hisbah Board to investigate the alleged immorality and criminality. By The Eagle Online On Apr 20, 2018. Share. The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi (II), has frowned at the allegation of immorality and ...
Sanusi Calls For Probe Into Kano Viewing Centre ImmoralityConcise News

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‘Herdsmen Attack Claims 257 Lives’ …As Gunmen Invade Police Station, Kill Officer – The Tide


The Tide

'Herdsmen Attack Claims 257 Lives' …As Gunmen Invade Police Station, Kill Officer
The Tide
Over 257 persons were reportedly killed following the incessant clashes between the herdsmen and farmers, so far this year, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha has said. Mustapha disclosed this, yesterday, at the ...
'Over 2000 lives lost to herdsmen, farmers clashes'Guardian (blog)

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Robbers attack Ekiti bank, kill police guard – Premium Times


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Robbers attack Ekiti bank, kill police guard
Premium Times
Armed robbers on Thursday raided a bank at Ifaki, in Ido-Osi Local Government Area of the Ekiti State. The country is yet to recover from the Offa bank robbery which witnessed the killing of innocent civilians and police officers alike. On Thursday ...
Robbers attack Bank in Ekiti, kill policemanDaily Post Nigeria
One policeman killed in Ekiti Bank robberyThe Nation Newspaper
Two policemen killed in Ekiti bank robberyPulse Nigeria
NAIJA.NG -TVC News
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2019: Atiku urged to declare presidential ambition – Vanguard


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2019: Atiku urged to declare presidential ambition
Vanguard
BY JIMITOTA ONOYUME WARRI – Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has been urged to formerly declare his intention to contest the 2019 presidential election. Atiku. Speaking at the inauguration ceremony of a group, Street 2 Street Initiative for Atiku ...

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INEC prepares for hitch-free governorship elections in Ekiti, Osun, says REC – Vanguard


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INEC prepares for hitch-free governorship elections in Ekiti, Osun, says REC
Vanguard
Akure – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says it is preparing to ensure a hitch-free governorship elections in Ekiti and Osun States, scheduled for July and September respectively. INEC National Chairman, Mahamood Yakubu addressing ...
Ekiti 2018: 21 political parties eligible for election – INECPremium Times
21out of 42 parties qualify for Ekiti gov'shipDaily Trust
21 Parties Qualify for Ekiti Guber Poll, Says INECTHISDAY Newspapers
Naija News -BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog) -Independent Newspapers Limited -AllAfrica.com
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Billionaire kidnapper: What police did for 45 officers who arrested Evans – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Billionaire kidnapper: What police did for 45 officers who arrested Evans
Daily Post Nigeria
The Police Service Commission (PSC) has announced special promotions for 45 officers who participated in the successful arrest of notorious kidnap kingpin, Evans. The development came barely a year after Evans was arrested in Lagos alongside over 20 ...
45 police officers who arrested 'billionaire kidnapper' Evans get special promotionPremium Times
45 Police Officers Involved In Evan's Arrest PromotedCHANNELS TELEVISION
Police promote 45 officers who captured EvansTheCable
Nigeria Today -NAIJA.NG
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Alleged husband killer: Maryam Sanda demanded divorce before husband’s death – witness – Vanguard


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Alleged husband killer: Maryam Sanda demanded divorce before husband's death – witness
Vanguard
Abuja – An FCT High Court sitting in Jabi on Thursday heard that Maryam Sanda had asked for divorce before the death of her husband. *Love gone sour: Maryam Sanda reportedly stabbed her husband, Bilyamin Bello, to death. The Prosecution witness ...
Maryam Sanda tried several times to stab husband night before murder – WitnessPremium Times
How Maryam Sanda threatened to cut off her husband's manhoodDaily Trust
Alleged husband killer: Wife demanded divorce before husband's death– WitnessThe Punch
BellaNaija -Africa Independent Television
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No going back on Evans, TB Joshua’s cases–LASG – Vanguard


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No going back on Evans, TB Joshua's cases–LASG
Vanguard
KIDNAPPING: EVANS 'LL NOT ESCAPE JUSTICE, LAGOS ASSURES …Resolves N1.352bn Debt Through Free Legal Services In One Year …Hotel Consumption Regulations Not A New Tax, Says Commissioner. The Lagos State Government on Wednesday assured that no effort ...
Incredible! Wives batter 138 husbands in LagosP.M. News
LASG to establish additional forensic centresEncomium

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N400m fraud: Court rejects Metuh’s request to visit UK for treatment – Vanguard


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N400m fraud: Court rejects Metuh's request to visit UK for treatment
Vanguard
…says his ill-health claim doubtful. ABUJA – Trial Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja, on Thursday, declined request by embattled former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh, to be ...
Court doubts Metuh's claim of ill healthPulse Nigeria
Court refuses Metuh's request to travel abroadPremium Times
Court Denies Olisah Metuh's Request To Travel Abroad For TreatmentNaija News
NAIJA.NG
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Benue on fire as gunmen take over Naka community [PHOTOS] – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Benue on fire as gunmen take over Naka community [PHOTOS]
Daily Post Nigeria
No fewer than 20 houses have been razed after armed men attacked Naka, Gwer West LGA of Benue State. DAILY POST gathered that the armed men, said to be wearing military camouflage, invaded the community, Thursday afternoon, shooting sporadically and ...
Rampaging soldiers set Benue community on firePremium Times
Breaking: Rampaging soldiers allegedly set Benue community on fireNAIJA.NG

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Ekiti guber: Fayose vows to stay away from PDP primaries – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Ekiti guber: Fayose vows to stay away from PDP primaries
Daily Post Nigeria
The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has declared that he is ready to move out of the state on the day fixed for governorship primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Fayose, who is supporting the gubernatorial bid of his deputy, Kolapo ...
Ekiti 2018: Fayemi leaving “certainty for uncertainty” – Ex-SpeakerPremium Times
Ekiti PDP Governorship Primary Won't Be Compromised – SecondusCHANNELS TELEVISION
Appeal court freezes Fayose's bank accountNew Telegraph Newspaper
Vanguard -Leadership Newspapers (press release) (blog) -NAIJA.NG -Daily Sun
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Between Nigerian youths and Buhari, who is lazy – Omokri asks – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Between Nigerian youths and Buhari, who is lazy – Omokri asks
Daily Post Nigeria
Former President Goodluck Jonathan's ex-aide, Reno Omokri, has condemned President Muhammadu Buhari's comments that Nigerian youths are lazy. Omokri said the so-called lazy Nigerian youth will respond to Buhari during the 2019 presidential election ...
Atiku disagrees with Buhari on 'Nigerian youths are lazy'Vanguard
Nigerians Blast Buhari for Calling Nigerian Youths LazyInformation Nigeria
Atiku dismisses Buhari's claim about lazy Nigerian youthsPulse Nigeria
National Accord -TheCable -YNaija -360Nobs.com
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When the mace goes missing – Vanguard


When the mace goes missing
Vanguard
By Mike Ebonugwo The outrage and condemnation triggered by the reported seizure, yesterday, of the mace belonging to the Senate, Nigeria's Upper Legislative Chamber, clearly underscores its importance as the authentic symbol of legislative authority in ...

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PDP to hold emergency NEC meeting today – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

PDP to hold emergency NEC meeting today
Daily Post Nigeria
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will today hold an emergency National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting in Abuja. The meeting is scheduled to hold at the party's secretariat by 2pm. Although the agenda of the meeting was not stated, party sources ...
Just In: PDP Holds Emergency NEC Meeting Today, Amid Concerns Over Third ForceLeadership Newspapers (press release) (blog)
PDP Holds Emergency NEC Meeting Today, May Change NameNigeria News
2019: PDP considering changing name, holds emergency meetingNAIJA.NG
Ripples Nigeria -Concise News
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Bill on sequence of elections suffers set back in Senate – Vanguard


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Bill on sequence of elections suffers set back in Senate
Vanguard
By Henry Umoru. ABUJA-THERE was sharp division among senators on Wednesday over moves to reorder sequence of the 2019 general elections after Presidential veto on the earlier one proposed by the National Assembly through the 2010 Electoral Act ...
Senate rethinking bill on election sequenceThe Nation Newspaper
Election Sequence: Senators disagree on proposed billPremium Times
Polls reshuffle: Senate's move to override Buhari suffers setbackThe Punch
Daily Trust -Daily Post Nigeria -AllAfrica.com -BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
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AIB releases final reports on 6 air accidents in Nigeria – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

AIB releases final reports on 6 air accidents in Nigeria
Daily Sun
The Nigerian Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), yesterday released final reports of six air accidents and serious incidents that occurred in the Nigerian aviation industry between 2009 and 2014. Among the reports released was the accident involving ...
Associated air crash: Flight crew ignored warning signs – AIBVanguard
Agagu crash: Flight crew ignored danger warnings, says AIBThe Punch
Nigeria: AIB Reveals How Poor Regulation, Pilot Error Caused Associated Flight CrashAllAfrica.com
Nigerian Bulletin -Daily Trust -New Telegraph Newspaper -NAIJA.NG
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Offa bank robbery: Hotelier, staff charged to court – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

Offa bank robbery: Hotelier, staff charged to court
Daily Sun
Proprietor of the hotel where suspected robbers that stormed banks and killed many people a fortnight ago in Offa, Kwara State, lodged before launching their attack has been charged to court. The hotelier was arraigned before a magistrate's court in ...
The undistinguished senators and their resolutionThe Punch
Police Dock Hotelier, Others over Offa RobberyTHISDAY Newspapers

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Voters hail senator on empowerment – The Punch


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Voters hail senator on empowerment
The Punch
The Lagos East Senatorial District has described the performance of the senator representing the district, Gbenga Ashafa, as “impressive.” It commended Ashafa for sponsoring seven bills in the Senate and embarking on empowerment programmes within the ...
APC leaders okay Ashafa for another termThe Nation Newspaper

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Kaduna govt sacks 4562 newly-recruited teachers – Vanguard


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Kaduna govt sacks 4562 newly-recruited teachers
Vanguard
By Ben Agande. Kaduna State government has dismissed 4,562 newly-recruited teachers a few weeks after they were issued with employment letters to replace those sacked for failing a competency test. The state Commissioner for Education, Alhaji Ja'afaru ...
Kaduna State Sack Newly-Recruited TeachersConcise News

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Youths ‘sack’ Ohanaeze’s president Nwodo – The Nation Newspaper


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Youths 'sack' Ohanaeze's president Nwodo
The Nation Newspaper
The youth wing of Ohanaeze Ndigbo said yesterday that it has replaced the President-General of the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo, with Prince Richard Ozobu. They also said it had left the parent body. But ...
You can't ban us, youth wing tells OhanaezeNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Senator berated for ‘fighting’ Okorocha – The Nation Newspaper


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Senator berated for 'fighting' Okorocha
The Nation Newspaper
The Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly, Acho Ihim, has berated Senator Benjamin Uwajumogu (Imo North) for fighting Governor Rochas Okorocha. Ihim described Uwajumogu as “an ungrateful politician who chose to bite the finger that fed him ...
Madumere leaves Deputy Governor's Lodge, as face-off with Okorocha deepensNew Telegraph Newspaper

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PCNI Hands over Medical Equipment Worth N400m to Yobe Govt – THISDAY Newspapers


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PCNI Hands over Medical Equipment Worth N400m to Yobe Govt
THISDAY Newspapers
Kasim Sumaina in Abuja. The Presidential Committee on the Northeast Initiatives (PCNI), has handed over medical equipment worth 400 million naira to Yobe State government. The donated hospital equipment which includes, blood banks, x-ray machines ...
Federal government to train 372 teachers in capacity buildingTODAY.NG
Yobe disburses N300m furniture loan to workersGuardian (blog)

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Alleged N22.1b fraud: Amosu’s statement taken in presence of his lawyer — Witness – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Alleged N22.1b fraud: Amosu's statement taken in presence of his lawyer — Witness
The Eagle Online
Owobo, an operative with the commission, was testifying at the resumed trial of Amosu, who is standing trial over allegations of fraud. By The Eagle Online On Apr 18, 2018. Share. A prosecution witness, Tosin Owobo, on Wednesday, told a Federal High ...
Alleged N22.1 bn fraud: Amosu's statement taken in presence of his lawyer — WitnessPremium Times
N22.1bn fraud: Amosu's statement taken in presence of his lawyer — WitnessP.M. News
Court refuses EFCC's objection in ex-Air chief Amosu's trialThe Nation Newspaper
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BREAKING: OAU suspends sex-for-mark professor indefinitely – The Punch


The Punch

BREAKING: OAU suspends sex-for-mark professor indefinitely
The Punch
The management of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, has suspended Prof. Richard Akindele, whose telephone conversation in which he demanded for sex from a female student was recorded and released on social media. READ ALSO: Mace theft treasonable ...
OAU sex-for-marks lecturer indicted, faces suspensionDaily Trust
OAU Sexual harrassment: Probe panel submits interim reportThe Nation Newspaper

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Exercise Ayem Akpatuma: Army loses 13 officers, arrests 182 suspects – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Exercise Ayem Akpatuma: Army loses 13 officers, arrests 182 suspects
Daily Post Nigeria
No fewer than 182 suspects have been arrested in Benue, Taraba and Kaduna States during the conduct of “Exercise Ayem Akpatuma'' by the Nigerian Army in the volatile areas. The Director, Defence Information (DDI), Brig.-Gen. John Agim, announced the ...
Killings: Nigerian military admits pulling troops from Benue, Taraba; gives reasonsPremium Times
Ayem Akpatuma: 182 suspects arrested in Benue, Taraba, KadunaVanguard
Operation Cat Race: 13 soldiers killed so far – DHQThe Nation Newspaper
New Telegraph Newspaper -THISDAY Newspapers -NAIJA.NG
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Court Sacks Delta Deputy Speaker – National Accord


National Accord

Court Sacks Delta Deputy Speaker
National Accord
By Ochei Matthew,Asaba. A High Court sitting in Kwale, Ndokwa West Local Government Area of Delta State on Wednesday sacked the Deputy Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Mr Friday Osanebi over alleged falsification of Information. The court ...
2019: Afor-Umuachi Community declares unalloyed support for OsanebiVanguard
BREAKING: Court removes Delta Deputy SpeakerDaily Trust
High court sacks deputy speaker of Delta AssemblyNAIJA.NG
The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog) -Naija News
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Herders’ Attacks: CSOs confirms Danjuma’s position – Vanguard


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Herders' Attacks: CSOs confirms Danjuma's position
Vanguard
Call for compulsory military training for Nigerians … Say killings coordinated genocide … Call for proscription of Miyetti Allah. By Emmanuel Elebeke. ABUJA– Human rights groups under the auspices of Human Rights Writers Associations of Nigeria ...

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Saraki reacts to hoodlums’ snatch of Senate mace – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Saraki reacts to hoodlums' snatch of Senate mace
Daily Post Nigeria
Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has commended the leadership and all members of the Senate for standing up firmly in defence of democracy and the rule of law with their decision to defy those who mobilized an attack against the Red Chambers of the ...
Mace theft: We're ready to get to the root of this assault on democracy –SarakiThe Punch

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Lagos completes 450 roads, 50 other impactful projects in three years – Vanguard


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Lagos completes 450 roads, 50 other impactful projects in three years
Vanguard
Intensifies Work On Ongoing Projects, To Award 10 Major Ones In 2018. The Lagos State Government on Wednesday said that it has completed the construction and rehabilitation of 450 major roads and 50 other impactful projects in the last three years to ...
4th Mainland Bridge: New preferred bidder emerges JuneBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Lagos begins removal, relocation of dangerous communication mastsPremium Times
Lagos to award Fourth Mainland Bridge contractThe Eagle Online
The Nation Newspaper -Pulse Nigeria -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -WorldStage
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Alleged N40bn fraud: Ex-Customs boss, Dikko faults inclusion in looters’ list – Vanguard


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Alleged N40bn fraud: Ex-Customs boss, Dikko faults inclusion in looters' list
Vanguard
By Ikechukwu Nnochiri. ABUJA – Erstwhile Comproller General of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Mr. Abdullahi Inde Dikko, on Wednesday, faulted his inclusion in the list of alleged looters released by the Federal Government. Customs boss, Dikko. The ...
Ex-Customs chief Dikko faults inclusion in looters' listThe Nation Newspaper
I did not loot N40bn - Ex-customs boss DikkoNAIJA.NG

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Dickson accuses FG of withholding 13% derivation – The Nation Newspaper


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Dickson accuses FG of withholding 13% derivation
The Nation Newspaper
Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, on Wednesday accused the Federal Government of not fully releasing the 13 per cent derivation to the oil-producing states as provided by the constitution. The governor insisted that oil producing states in the ...
135 teams to participate in Gov. Dickson's Football Cup tournamentTheNewsGuru

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Nigerian Parents Accuse FMC Doctors Of Killing Their Baby – Concise News


Concise News

Nigerian Parents Accuse FMC Doctors Of Killing Their Baby
Concise News
A Nigerian parent have cried out after their nine months old daughter died on Friday at the Federal Medical Center, Yenagoa, Bayelsa state. The man and his wife identified as, Joseph Mbonu and Jidenma Mbonu, respectively blamed doctors in the hospital ...
Davido reveals he doesn't have 'N30 billion' in his accountNAIJA.NG
How FMC doctor killed my son, by motherNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Thugs invade Nigerian senate plenary, snatch mace [PHOTOS] – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Thugs invade Nigerian senate plenary, snatch mace [PHOTOS]
Daily Post Nigeria
Thugs suspected to be loyal to the suspended Senator representing Delta Central Senatorial district, Ovie Omo-Agege have invaded the red chambers and forcefully taken away the mace. They broke into the chambers when plenary was going on, thereby ...
DEVELOPING STORY: Thugs invade Senate, steal macePremium Times
Breaking: Protesters demanding sack of Saraki, others storm National Assembly, take mace awayThe Eagle Online
Breaking: Thugs Storm Senate Chamber, run away with the MaceVanguard
TheCable -Leadership Newspapers (press release) (blog) -Pulse Nigeria -Daily Trust
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Taraba killings: Army declares 5 wanted – Vanguard


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Taraba killings: Army declares 5 wanted
Vanguard
The Nigerian Army on Wednesday declared five persons wanted in Taraba for their alleged roles in killings in Takum Local Government Area of the state in particular and state in general. They are Tanko Adiku Dantayi, Kurusi Danladi, Chindo, Big Olumba ...
Taraba Killings: Army declares five wantedPremium Times
Army Declares Five Persons Wanted Over Taraba KillingsSaharaReporters.com
Taraba killings: Army declares Olumba, four others wantedDaily Post Nigeria
The Eagle Online -NAIJA.NG -The Tide -The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog)
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30 Chibok schoolgirls, not 15, are alive— Salkida – Vanguard


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30 Chibok schoolgirls, not 15, are alive— Salkida
Vanguard
Ahmad Salkida, the journalist known for having access to the leadership of Boko Haram terrorists, has again taken to Twitter with new information on the Chibok schoolgirls. In a series of tweets on Saturday, Salkida had said 98 of the girls had died in ...
#ChibokGirls: 30, not 15 abducted schoolgirls alive, Salkida clarifiesPremium Times
30 not 15 Chibok girls are alive – Salkida reverses statementDaily Post Nigeria
30 Chibok Girls Are Alive, Not 15 – SalkidaCHANNELS TELEVISION
SaharaReporters.com -RFI -defenceWeb -AllAfrica.com
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APC announces date for National Convention – Daily Post Nigeria


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APC announces date for National Convention
Daily Post Nigeria
The elective National Convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is to hold on Monday, May 15, 2018, barring any last-minute change. In a letter to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) dated April 9, 2018 with the title, notice ...
APC to hold National Convention May 14Premium Times
APC national convention to hold May 14P.M. News
APC to holds Convention May 14New Telegraph Newspaper
The Eagle Online -Daily Trust -Independent Newspapers Limited -Ripples Nigeria
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If not Buhari, who then? – Vanguard


Vanguard

If not Buhari, who then?
Vanguard
By Sunny Ikhioya. IN recent times, the debate on the political situation is not about whether the All Progressives Congress, APC, has performed or not. It is clear to even the key Buhari fanatics that they have fallen far short of expectations. The ...
Stop Media Trial, Let's Meet In Court, Secondus Tells FGLeadership Newspapers (press release) (blog)
2019: Secondus reveals APC, Buhari's plot against himDaily Post Nigeria
PDP, IBB In Closed-Door Meeting In MinnaThe Tide
The Nation Newspaper -Naija247news -Guardian (blog) -Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
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Insecurity: Senators demand sack of service chiefs – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

Insecurity: Senators demand sack of service chiefs
Daily Sun
... yesterday, demanded the immediate sack of heads of security agencies over the rising spate of general insecurity in the country. Contributing to a debate at plenary, both Jeremiah Useni (Plateau) and Solomon Adeola (Lagos) said the failure of the ...
Killings: Sack service chiefs now, senators tell BuhariThe Nation Newspaper
Armed bandits: Sack all Service Chiefs, Heads of Security, Sen. Adeola urges FGVanguard
Nasarawa killings: Adeola calls for removal of Service ChiefsDaily Post Nigeria
New Telegraph Newspaper -CHANNELS TELEVISION -BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog) -P.M. News
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Kidnapped twins of Olubadan’s 2nd-in-command regain freedom – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

Kidnapped twins of Olubadan's 2nd-in-command regain freedom
Daily Sun
The kidnapped five-year-old twins of the Otun Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Lekan Balogun, have been released six days after they were taken away by gunmen from their Akobo residence in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. Daily Sun gathered that the twins ...
BREAKING: Kidnappers finally free Balogun's twins after collecting N10m ransomDaily Post Nigeria
Abductors free Oba Balogun's twins after paying N10mVanguard
Ibadan monarch's abducted twins freed after N10m ransom paidP.M. News
The Nation Newspaper -The Punch -New Telegraph Newspaper -The Streetjournal
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Herdsmen attack: Angry IDPs stone Al-Makura in Obi LGA – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

Herdsmen attack: Angry IDPs stone Al-Makura in Obi LGA
Daily Sun
Nasarawa Governor, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura was, yesterday, stoned in Agwatashi, Obi Local Government Area of the state, by angry Internal Displaced Persons (IDPs), who were recently displaced by herdsmen attacks. The governor was booed by aggrieved IDPs ...
Nasarawa attacks: IDPs stone gov's convoy, death toll risesThe Punch
Nasarawa killings: IDPs pelt Gov. Al-Makura's convoy with stonesVanguard
Senators Demand Sack of Security Chiefs over Escalating Herdsmen KillingsTHISDAY Newspapers
New Telegraph Newspaper -P.M. News -The Eagle Online -Nigerian Bulletin
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Secure Chibok girls, Leah’s rescue before 2019, Reps tell Buhari – The Punch


The Punch

Secure Chibok girls, Leah's rescue before 2019, Reps tell Buhari
The Punch
John Ameh, Abuja. The House of Representatives on Tuesday asked the Executive arm of government to secure the release of the remaining 113 Chibok schoolgirls and the last Dapchi schoolgirl, Leah Sharibu, still held in captivity before 2019. It also ...
Reps probe Presidency over $460m arms importationNew Telegraph Newspaper
House Of Representatives Asks Federal Government To Be Proactive In The Rescue Of Abducted Chibok, Dapchi GirlsAfrica Independent Television

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Cost of Buhari’s London treatment: CBN, governor know fate June 5 – The Nation Newspaper


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Cost of Buhari's London treatment: CBN, governor know fate June 5
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AN Abuja Federal High Court has fixed June 5 for judgment in a suit seeking to compel the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and its Governor, Godwin Emefiele, to provide information on the amount the country spent on President Muhammadu Buhari's treatment ...
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Olusosun dumpsite: Police arrest 80, recover weapons
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By Esther Onyegbula. LAGOS—Police have arrested over 80 miscreants, recovered a toy gun, fake dollars, reflective jackets, six butchers' knives, 21 kitchen knives, nine hammers, substances suspected to be cannabis and other dangerous weapons from ...
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Again, Tinubu lambasts Jonathan, others for Nigeria’s woes – Daily Post Nigeria


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Again, Tinubu lambasts Jonathan, others for Nigeria's woes
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The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has again blamed past civilian administrations for the current nation's economic woes. Tinubu stated this in his address as the special guest of honour at the 35th annual ...
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Omo-Agege’s suspension in order – Deputy Majority Leader – The Eagle Online


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Omo-Agege's suspension in order – Deputy Majority Leader
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Na'allah, representing the President of the Senate, Senator Bukola Saraki said this at a legislative summit organised by Hallow Mace Communications Ltd. on Tuesday in Abuja. By The Eagle Online On Apr 17, 2018. Share. Senator Bala Na'allah, the Deputy ...
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FG explains causes of soot in Rivers – Vanguard


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FG explains causes of soot in Rivers
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The Federal Government said the soot, currently being experienced in Port Harcourt and its environs, was caused by activities of illegal oil refiners, bunkers and burning of tyres. Mr Peter Idabor, Director General of the National Oil Spill Detection ...

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FG explains causes of soot in Rivers – Vanguard


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FG explains causes of soot in Rivers
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The Federal Government said the soot, currently being experienced in Port Harcourt and its environs, was caused by activities of illegal oil refiners, bunkers and burning of tyres. Mr Peter Idabor, Director General of the National Oil Spill Detection ...

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I cannot dump PDP, Ihedioha tells Oye – Vanguard


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I cannot dump PDP, Ihedioha tells Oye
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Former Deputy Speaker of House of Representatives, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, has urged the public to disregard calls on him by All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) to defect to the party. National Chairman of APGA, Chief Victor Oye, had recently called ...
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I cannot dump PDP, Ihedioha tells Oye
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Former Deputy Speaker of House of Representatives, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, has urged the public to disregard calls on him by All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) to defect to the party. National Chairman of APGA, Chief Victor Oye, had recently called ...
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Ibadan twins kidnap: Olubadan visits king Balogun
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The Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, Aje Ogungunniso 1 has paid sympathy visit to Oba Lekan Balogun, whose twins were abducted last week by yet to be identified kidnappers in Ibadan. Observers see the visit as a welcome development ...
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Ibadan twins kidnap: Olubadan visits king Balogun – The Nation Newspaper


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Ibadan twins kidnap: Olubadan visits king Balogun
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The Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji, Aje Ogungunniso 1 has paid sympathy visit to Oba Lekan Balogun, whose twins were abducted last week by yet to be identified kidnappers in Ibadan. Observers see the visit as a welcome development ...
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Nigerian Senate transmits ‘Not Too Young To Run Bill,’ 11 others to Buhari for assent – Daily Post Nigeria


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Nigerian Senate transmits 'Not Too Young To Run Bill,' 11 others to Buhari for assent
Daily Post Nigeria
The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday transmitted the Age Reduction Bill (Not Too Young to Run Bill) and 11 others, to President Muhammadu Buhari, for assent. This followed a motion entitled, “Passage of Constitution (fourth) alteration bills, 2018 ...
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Nigerian Senate transmits 'Not Too Young To Run Bill,' 11 others to Buhari for assent
Daily Post Nigeria
The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday transmitted the Age Reduction Bill (Not Too Young to Run Bill) and 11 others, to President Muhammadu Buhari, for assent. This followed a motion entitled, “Passage of Constitution (fourth) alteration bills, 2018 ...
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Senate confirms NHRC boss, NERC Chairman – Vanguard


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Senate confirms NHRC boss, NERC Chairman
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Abuja – The Senate on Tuesday confirmed the nomination of Mr Anthony Ojukwu for appointment as Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC). President of the Nigerian 8th Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki The senate also confirmed the ...
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Senate confirms NHRC boss, NERC Chairman – Vanguard


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Senate confirms NHRC boss, NERC Chairman
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Abuja – The Senate on Tuesday confirmed the nomination of Mr Anthony Ojukwu for appointment as Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC). President of the Nigerian 8th Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki The senate also confirmed the ...
Senate confirms Prof. James Momoh as NERC board ChairmanDaily Post Nigeria
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2019: Nigerians react to appointment of Festus Keyamo as Buhari’s presidential campaign spokesman – Daily Post Nigeria


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2019: Nigerians react to appointment of Festus Keyamo as Buhari's presidential campaign spokesman
Daily Post Nigeria
Nigerians have reacted to the appointment of human rights lawyer, Festus Keyamo as the official spokesperson for President Muhammadu Buhari's campaign, ahead of the 2019 elections. Buhari had recently declared his intention to run for the 2019 ...
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2019: Nigerians react to appointment of Festus Keyamo as Buhari’s presidential campaign spokesman – Daily Post Nigeria


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2019: Nigerians react to appointment of Festus Keyamo as Buhari's presidential campaign spokesman
Daily Post Nigeria
Nigerians have reacted to the appointment of human rights lawyer, Festus Keyamo as the official spokesperson for President Muhammadu Buhari's campaign, ahead of the 2019 elections. Buhari had recently declared his intention to run for the 2019 ...
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Abuja Violence: Shiites confirm protest, say 30 members missing – Premium Times


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Abuja Violence: Shiites confirm protest, say 30 members missing
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Members of the Shiite Islamic Movement of Nigeria, (IMN) have confirmed they held Tuesday's protest at the Wuse Ultra-Modern Market in Abuja. The group also claimed 30 of its members went missing after a previous protest at the Central Business ...
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Abuja Violence: Shiites confirm protest, say 30 members missing
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Members of the Shiite Islamic Movement of Nigeria, (IMN) have confirmed they held Tuesday's protest at the Wuse Ultra-Modern Market in Abuja. The group also claimed 30 of its members went missing after a previous protest at the Central Business ...
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We shall rule Nigeria turn by turn – Pastor Bakare tells Sowore – Daily Post Nigeria


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We shall rule Nigeria turn by turn – Pastor Bakare tells Sowore
Daily Post Nigeria
Tunde Bakare, the General Overseer of the Latter Rain Assembly, has said that he and presidential aspirant Omoyele Sowore will lead Nigeria. Bakare said this when Sowore paid a visit to his church on Sunday. Bakare described the publisher as an ...
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We shall rule Nigeria turn by turn – Pastor Bakare tells Sowore – Daily Post Nigeria


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We shall rule Nigeria turn by turn – Pastor Bakare tells Sowore
Daily Post Nigeria
Tunde Bakare, the General Overseer of the Latter Rain Assembly, has said that he and presidential aspirant Omoyele Sowore will lead Nigeria. Bakare said this when Sowore paid a visit to his church on Sunday. Bakare described the publisher as an ...
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Senate summons Emiefele, Adeosun, Dan-Ali over alleged illegal withdrawal of $462 million – Premium Times


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Senate summons Emiefele, Adeosun, Dan-Ali over alleged illegal withdrawal of $462 million
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The Senate on Tuesday summoned the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emiefele; the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun; and the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali to give reasons for withdrawing $462 million from the Federation ...
Senate summons Emefiele, Adeosun, Ali over alleged withdrawal of $460mDaily Post Nigeria
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Senate summons Emiefele, Adeosun, Dan-Ali over alleged illegal withdrawal of $462 million – Premium Times


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Senate summons Emiefele, Adeosun, Dan-Ali over alleged illegal withdrawal of $462 million
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The Senate on Tuesday summoned the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emiefele; the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun; and the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali to give reasons for withdrawing $462 million from the Federation ...
Senate summons Emefiele, Adeosun, Ali over alleged withdrawal of $460mDaily Post Nigeria
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Police arrest female suicide bomber in Maiduguri – Vanguard


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Police arrest female suicide bomber in Maiduguri
Vanguard
The Borno Police Command on Tuesday confirmed the arrest of a female suicide bomber at the Bakassi Internally Displaced (IDPs) camp in Maiduguri. According to a statement by Edet Okon, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), in Maiduguri, the suicide ...
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Breaking : Army troops intercept 20 militia herdsmen, kills 4 in Benue – Vanguard


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Breaking : Army troops intercept 20 militia herdsmen, kills 4 in Benue
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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – THE Nigerian Army Tuesday morning, said its troops of 72 Special Forces Battalion in Benue State,intercepted 20 militia herdsmen, killing four during gun duel that ensued. The herdsmen, according to the army, were accosted at ...
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Soldiers kill 4 militia herdsmen, recover arms in BenueDaily Sun
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Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Tuesday morning – Daily Post Nigeria


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Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Tuesday morning
Daily Post Nigeria
Good morning! Here is today's summary from Nigerian Newspapers. 1. No fewer than 39 persons have been killed after suspected herdsmen attacked Tiv-dominated villages in Nasarawa State between Sunday and Monday. Keana, Awe, Doma and Obi were the local ...

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$350m loan: No state’ll access W/Bank facility if Kaduna does not get—El-Rufai – Vanguard


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$350m loan: No state'll access W/Bank facility if Kaduna does not get—El-Rufai
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By Ben Agande. Kaduna—Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State said, yesterday, he had been told by the World Bank that no state in the country would access its loan without Kaduna State being considered by the National Assembly. It would be recalled ...
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Babangida speaks on annulling June 12 presidential election – Daily Post Nigeria


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Babangida speaks on annulling June 12 presidential election
Daily Post Nigeria
Nigeria's former Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida (Rtd), has lamented that nobody has given him credit for conducting the June 12, 1993 presidential election adjudged to be the freest and fairest in the history of the country. General ...
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2015 Elections: Oni Knocks Yakassai Over Card Reader Comment – Leadership Newspapers (press release) (blog)


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2015 Elections: Oni Knocks Yakassai Over Card Reader Comment
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Former Deputy National Chairman (South) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Engr. Segun Oni, has carpeted elder statesman, Tanko Yakassai, over statement credited to him that the North took advantage of the faulty card readers to manipulate ...
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Nigeria: APC, INEC Reject Yakassai's Claim On 2015 ElectionsAllAfrica.com
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Primary school -leaver ‘practised’ as doctor for four years – The Punch


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Primary school -leaver 'practised' as doctor for four years
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The Lagos State Police Command has arrested one Abdulrahman Mohammed for allegedly impersonating a medical doctor and operating a clinic in the Idi-Araba area of the state. Mohammed, a primary school-leaver, had allegedly paraded himself as a doctor ...
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Obaseki approves verification exercise, payment of stipend for Libya returnees – New Telegraph Newspaper


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Obaseki approves verification exercise, payment of stipend for Libya returnees
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Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has approved verification exercise and payment of three months stipends to the new batch of Libya returnees of Edo State origin. Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the Governor on Anti-Human Trafficking and Illegal ...
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AfDB to fund private health care in Lagos with $20m – The Punch


AfDB to fund private health care in Lagos with $20m
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Everest Amaefule, Abuja. The African Development Bank says its board has approved the support of private health care system in Lagos, Nigeria with a loan of $20m. A statement issued by the bank in Abuja on Monday said the fund would help Santa Clara ...
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‘We’ll restore power to Akwa Ibom community’ – The Nation Newspaper


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'We'll restore power to Akwa Ibom community'
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The Managing Director of Ibom Power Company Limited, Meyen Etukudo, has restated that Ibom Power will provide steady and quality electricity to Ikot Abasi. He spoke at a meeting with Ikot Abasi Power Technical Committee, led by Sir O. D. Etukafia. Also ...
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Abia APC seeks members’ support for 2019 guber election – New Telegraph Newspaper


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Abia APC seeks members' support for 2019 guber election
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Ahead of 2019 elections, the executive council of Dr Okezie Abarikwu-led Abia Central area of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has called on members to work round the clock if the party must sack Dr Okezie Ikpeazu-led ruling Peoples Democratic ...
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Osun gov poll : Adeleke writes PDP, declares governorship ambition – Vanguard


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Osun gov poll : Adeleke writes PDP, declares governorship ambition
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THE lawmaker representing Osun West Senatorial District, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has declared his interest to contest the September 22 governorship election in Osun State. Ademola Adeleke. Adeleke made this known in a letter he addressed to the ...
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When will peace return to Osun PDP?The Nation Newspaper
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Lift suspension on Omo-Agege – Taiga – Vanguard


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Lift suspension on Omo-Agege – Taiga
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The President-General of the Urhobo Progress Union Worldwide, Olorogun Moses Taiga, has urged the Nigerian Senate to immediately lift the suspension placed on the senator representing Delta Central senatorial district, Ovie Omo-Agege. Omo-Agege ...
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Awolowo’s Vision And More: What IBB Wants In A Young President – CHANNELS TELEVISION


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Awolowo's Vision And More: What IBB Wants In A Young President
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Former Military President of Nigeria, General Ibrahim Babangida (Rtd), has said the need for young Nigerians to lead the country cannot be over-emphasised. Ahead of the general elections, the elder statesman, however, noted that any person interested ...

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EFCC Files Charges Against Globacom Over Alleged $6.7m Fraud – CHANNELS TELEVISION


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EFCC Files Charges Against Globacom Over Alleged $6.7m Fraud
CHANNELS TELEVISION
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has filed an alleged $6.7m Fraud against the telecommunications company, Globacom Limited, before a Lagos State Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja. In the one count filed before Justice Olushola ...
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NCC says active mobile lines in Nigeria now 148m – Daily Nigerian News


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NCC says active mobile lines in Nigeria now 148m
Daily Nigerian News
The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, says active mobile phone lines in the country rose to 148 million in February, from the 147 million recorded in January, an increase of 1,096,646 million. NCC made this known in its monthly Subscribers ...
Mobile Internet users increase marginally to 100.9m in February – NCCTheNewsGuru

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APC crisis: INEC takes stand on extension of Oyegun’s tenure – Daily Post Nigeria


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APC crisis: INEC takes stand on extension of Oyegun's tenure
Daily Post Nigeria
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, said it would remain neutral in the suit seeking to nullify the one-year tenure extension granted to National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun and other ...
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Tenure Elongation: Oyegun, Other APC Excos Know Fate May 14Independent Newspapers Limited
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Aisha reveals why Buhari is allegedly part of wicked people – Daily Post Nigeria


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Aisha reveals why Buhari is allegedly part of wicked people
Daily Post Nigeria
Aisha Yesufu, co-convener of BringBackOurGirls, BBOG, advocacy group, on Monday insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari was part of those “wicked people” that kept Nigerians in poverty. The activist made the remark while reacting to Buhari's claim ...
I'm more preoccupied with security, economy than 2019 elections – BuhariThe Nation Newspaper
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Why Police and Shiite protesters clashed in Abuja – Pulse Nigeria


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Why Police and Shiite protesters clashed in Abuja
Pulse Nigeria
Men of the Nigeria Police clashed with some protesters believed to be members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (otherwise known as Shiites) who were demanding the unconditional release of their leader, Sheik Ibrahim El-Zakzaky. El-Zakzaky and his ...
Shiites Abuja Protest: One feared killed, dozens injured, many arrestedPremium Times
Falana Urges Shiites To Keep Protesting Until El-Zakzaky Regains FreedomSaharaReporters.com
Many injured, vehicle smashed as Shiites protest in AbujaThe Nation Newspaper
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Money laundering: How I paid ex-Minister, 2 others N450m – Witness – Daily Trust


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Money laundering: How I paid ex-Minister, 2 others N450m - Witness
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A witness Mrs. Annet Gyen who was Head of Operations at Fidelity Bank, Jos Branch in 2015 has told the Jos Federal High Court how she paid the sum of N450 million to former Minister of Water Resources Mrs. Sarah Reng Ochekpe, former Acting Chairman of ...
How Jonathan's minister, two others withdrew N450 million cash, Witness tells courtPremium Times

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Gunmen kill 4 policemen in Benue – Daily Trust


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Gunmen kill 4 policemen in Benue
Daily Trust
The Police in Benue State on Monday confirmed the killing of four of its personnel by gunmen believed to be insurgents in Logo Local Government Area of the state. Spokesperson of the command, Moses Joel Yamu, in a statement, which confirmed the ...
Four policemen killed as gunmen attack Benue communityDaily Post Nigeria
Gunmen kill at least 10 police officers in Benue ambushPulse Nigeria
Herdsmen killed 5 MOPOL, set two patrol vehicles ablaze in BenueThe Nation Newspaper
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N11.5bn fraud: Court adjourns ruling on Alao-Akala’s application for stay of proceedings – Vanguard


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N11.5bn fraud: Court adjourns ruling on Alao-Akala's application for stay of proceedings
Vanguard
Ibadan – An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan on Monday adjourned ruling on an application for stay of proceedings filed by a former governor of the state, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, and two others in an N11.5 billion fraud suit. Adebayo Alao-Akala ...
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JUST IN: Lagos Tourism Summit begins – Daily Sun


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JUST IN: Lagos Tourism Summit begins
Daily Sun
Moshood Adebayo. The Lagos State Tourism Summit has commenced at the Eko Hotel & Suites, on Victoria Island. The summit has at its theme Destination Lagos: Towards a Sustainable Tourism-Driven Economy and was declared open by Minister of Information ...
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‘Forget 2019′ – Babangida’s ally, Umar Kama tells Atiku, Lamido, other presidential aspirants – Daily Post Nigeria


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'Forget 2019' – Babangida's ally, Umar Kama tells Atiku, Lamido, other presidential aspirants
Daily Post Nigeria
A former military governor of Plateau State during the regime of former military President Ibrahim Babangida, retired Major-General Aliyu Adu Umar Kama, has called on those warming up to contest against President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 to bury their ...
2019: Atiku tours UK to improve image, to declare for presidency in MayNAIJA.NG
Wait for 2023 presidency, ex-MILAD tells Atiku, othersDaily Trust

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What my father did to me for accepting Jesus Christ – Senator Binta Garba – Daily Post Nigeria


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What my father did to me for accepting Jesus Christ – Senator Binta Garba
Daily Post Nigeria
The Senator representing Adamawa North Senatorial District in the Senate, Binta Masi Garba, has revealed what she went through in the hands of her biological father for accepting Jesus Christ. The lawmaker on Sunday recounted how all her properties ...
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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 ...
Buhari brought disaster to Nigeria – Junaid MohammedDaily Post Nigeria

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Herdsmen attack motorists in Delta, injure 5 – Vanguard


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Herdsmen attack motorists in Delta, injure 5
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By Ochuko Akuopha. OLEH—RAMPAGING herdsmen, armed with AK-47 guns and cutlasses, weekend, reportedly blocked the Umuachi-Afor axis of the Ughelli/Asaba Expressway, Ndokwa East Local Government Area, Delta State, inflicting bullet wounds on five ...

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Regular Agege council area proposes N2.33 billion for 2018 – Guardian (blog)


Guardian (blog)

Regular Agege council area proposes N2.33 billion for 2018
Guardian (blog)
Agege Local Council has presented a N2.335 billion 2018 budget estimates before the legislative arm for consideration. According to the document, tagged Budget of Sustainable, Social Economic and Infrastructural Development and tendered by the ...

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Group Decries Low Medical Attention In Osun Community – Independent Newspapers Limited


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Group Decries Low Medical Attention In Osun Community
Independent Newspapers Limited
Osogbo – Mr. Tajudeen Akolade, Coordinator, Ife-South Chapter of Osun Patriotic Alliance (OSUPA), a non-governmental organisation, has decried deficit in health infrastructure and low medical attention for community dwellers in Ife South Local ...
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BBNaija: Alex Suffers Wardrobe Malfunction – Concise News


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BBNaija: Alex Suffers Wardrobe Malfunction
Concise News
Alex, one of the Housemates in the 2018 Big Brother Naija, suffered what appeared to be a wardrobe malfunction during last Sunday's eviction show. The Housemate was probably unaware but one of the cameras showed no mercy as it revealed an intimate part ...

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Trump to host Nigerian president April 30: White House – Pulse Nigeria


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Trump to host Nigerian president April 30: White House
Pulse Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria will meet Donald Trump in Washington on April 30 to discuss issues including "fighting terrorism" and economic growth, the White House announced Sunday. Published: 1 minute ago , Refreshed: 2 minutes ago; Pulse ...
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Gov. Badaru heads 68 member APC Convention C’ttee – Vanguard


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Gov. Badaru heads 68 member APC Convention C'ttee
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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The ruling All Progressives Congress APC has announced a 68-member national convention planning committee headed by Jigawa state Governor, Mohammed Badaru. Gov Badaru of Jigawa State. In the list which was posted Sunday on its ...
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