Daily Archives: April 5, 2018

Pregnant Women Shut Down Government Hospital In Ondo Over ‘Outrageous Bills’ – SaharaReporters.com


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Pregnant Women Shut Down Government Hospital In Ondo Over 'Outrageous Bills'
SaharaReporters.com
Scores of pregnant women on Thursday shut down the Ondo State Specialist Hospital, Akure, in protest over what they described as the outrageous medical bills being charged at the facility. The women, numbering about fifty, accused the Governor Rotimi
Pregnant women protest hike in medical bills in OndoDaily Post Nigeria
Pregnant women shut down Ondo hospital over 'outrageous charges'Premium Times
Rufus Giwa poly students to pay for N168m damages – Gov. AkeredoluP.M. News
Vanguard –TVC News –The Punch –The Nation Newspaper
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IGP reinstates Janga as Kogi police commissioner – Daily Trust


Daily Trust
IGP reinstates Janga as Kogi police commissioner
Daily Trust
Mr Ali Janga has been reinstated as the Commissioner of Police in Kogi State, the state police command spokesman, ASP William Aya, has confirmed. Aya told the News Agency of Nigeria ( NAN) in Lokoja on Thursday that Janga returned to office on April 3
IGP Reinstates Kogi Police Commissioner, Ali JangaWetinhappen Magazine (blog)

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Our critics have loud voices, ignore them – Presidency – Premium Times


Premium Times
Our critics have loud voices, ignore them – Presidency
Premium Times
The Presidency has urged Nigerians to count the blessings that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari had brought to the country's economy rather than listening to voices of critics with selfish ambitions. Garba Shehu, the Senior Special
Buhari's critics have selfish, ulterior motives – Presidency advises NigeriansNAIJA.NG

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Labour leader, Aremu tears Obasanjo apart over attacks on Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria


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Labour leader, Aremu tears Obasanjo apart over attacks on Buhari
Daily Post Nigeria
A former Vice President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and General Secretary, National Union of Garment and Textile Workers of Nigeria (NUTGTWN), Comrade Issa Aremu has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sit up by translating his policies
Obasanjo presses for female participation in politicsVanguard
Nigeria: Obasanjo Under Attack Over 2019 CommentsAllAfrica.com
Obasanjo rues impunity in governmentNew Telegraph Newspaper
News Agency of Nigeria (press release) –Guardian (blog) –Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)
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PDP alleges invasion of Benin Owena farm by govt officials – Vanguard


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PDP alleges invasion of Benin Owena farm by govt officials
Vanguard
BENIN—EDO State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has alleged that the farm land belonging to the Benin Owena River Basin Authority, a Federal Government establishment situated at Obayantor, Sapele Road axis of Benin City was in the early
Obaseki sacks commissioner over sweepers' protestThe Punch
Presco targets 15000 hectares in Edo StateGuardian (blog)
Sweepers' Protest: Obaseki Sacks Commissioner, Waste Mgt Board GMIndependent Newspapers Limited
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Revisiting ‘With a NASS like this’ – Vanguard


Vanguard
Revisiting 'With a NASS like this'
Vanguard
THIS ingenious-even if doctrinaire- Separation of Power device, was thought to be democracy's eternal staying power, because by sharing power among three distinct arms of government, it was naively thought that the possibility had been eliminated of

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OXFAM-EDC offers devt programme for Nigerian SMEs – Vanguard


THISDAY Newspapers
OXFAM-EDC offers devt programme for Nigerian SMEs
Vanguard
Interested Nigerian entrepreneurs can apply for the 2018 OXFAM-EDC SME development programme up till April 14, 2018. The programme supports Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) with a social or environmental impact strategy to grow their company, create
Oxfam to Double Efforts in Challenging Stereotypes Hindering Women ProgressTHISDAY Newspapers

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Zamfara carnage: NEMA confirms 54 dead, 7000 displaced – Vanguard


Vanguard
Zamfara carnage: NEMA confirms 54 dead, 7000 displaced
Vanguard
The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, Wednesday, confirmed that 54 persons were killed by suspected cattle rustlers in Bawar Daji District, Anka Local Government Area of Zamfara State last week Wednesday. The agency also confirmed that a
Two soldiers killed as Nigerian troops battle terrorists in ZamfaraDaily Post Nigeria
Two soldiers, many bandits feared killed in Zamfara shootoutPremium Times
2 soldiers killed in Zamfara during gun battle with banditsPulse Nigeria
THISDAY Newspapers –Daily Trust –SaharaReporters.com –The Eagle Online
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‘Support Aregbesola’s education reforms’ – The Nation Newspaper


Guardian
'Support Aregbesola's education reforms'
The Nation Newspaper
Stakeholders in Osun State, including religious organisations, have been urged to support the Rauf Aregbesola administration in its bid to fully overhaul the education sector in the state. Special Adviser, Ministry of Information and Strategy, Mr
Journalists laud Aregbesola for providing functional educationGuardian (blog)

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Reject ambitious critics, Presidency tells Nigerians – The Punch


The Punch
Reject ambitious critics, Presidency tells Nigerians
The Punch
The Presidency on Wednesday called on Nigerians to be wary of persons it described as “critics with selfish ambitions and ulterior motives.” The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, made the call in a statement
'FG must address smuggling neighbours to tackle economic sabotage'BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Agric quarantine decentralises issuance of debit notesDaily Trust
FG kicks off scheme to promote TVE, othersNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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INEC issues notice of 2018 Ekiti gov election – The Punch


The Punch
INEC issues notice of 2018 Ekiti gov election
The Punch
The Independent National Electoral Commission has issued a notice of election for the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State. The Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Prof. Abdul-Ganiyu Raji, at a press conference in Ado Ekiti on
218000 PVCs not collected ahead July 14 governorship election, INECPulse Nigeria
2019 Elections: Group Demands Adequate Funding For INECSaharaReporters.com
2019: NUP Chairman advises Nigerians to get PVC readyP.M. News
CHANNELS TELEVISION –NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) –TODAY.NG –Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
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Another former deputy governor dumps PDP in Ekiti – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Another former deputy governor dumps PDP in Ekiti
Daily Post Nigeria
A former deputy governor of Ekiti State and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Dr Sikiru Tae-Lawal, has announced his resignation from the party. This came few days after another former deputy governor of the state, Mr Bisi Omoyeni, formally
Ekiti ex-Deputy Gov, Sikiru Lawal quits PDP, says party has lost its bearingVanguard
Ekiti, Osun polls litmus test for PDP — ChieftainThe Eagle Online
Police arrest Ekiti lawmaker in brother's presenceThe Punch
Daily Trust –New Telegraph Newspaper –Independent Newspapers Limited –NAIJA.NG
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Herdsmen strike in Danjuma’s community, kill couple, two kids – Daily Post Nigeria


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Herdsmen strike in Danjuma's community, kill couple, two kids
Daily Post Nigeria
Police Commissioner, David Akinremi, who confirmed the attack and killings, said the incident took place in Bikka village of Takum local government area, the home of Governor Darius Ishaku and former Defence Minister Theophilus Danjuma. The Taraba
Gunmen wipe out Taraba family of 4 despite military presenceVanguard
Herdsmen kill man, wife, two children in TarabaThe Punch
Herdsmen kill a couple, two kids in TarabaThe Nation Newspaper
SaharaReporters.com –CHANNELS TELEVISION –TheCable –NAIJA.NG
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Two farmers killed, 3 others injured as herdsmen attack Benue community – Daily Post Nigeria


Concise News
Two farmers killed, 3 others injured as herdsmen attack Benue community
Daily Post Nigeria
Two persons have been reportedly killed while three others were injured by suspected Fulani militia in Agasha town, Guma Local Government area of Benue State. The three persons shot by the herdsmen are currently receiving treatment at an undisclosed
Troops Kill Herdsman, Rescue Two Persons In BenueCHANNELS TELEVISION
Nigerian Government To Rebuild Communities Affected By Farmers-Herdsmen ClashesSaharaReporters.com
Army Kills Herdsman In BenueConcise News
TODAY.NG –Naija News
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Breaking: Buhari approves release of $1bn for procurement of Security equipment – Vanguard


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Breaking: Buhari approves release of $1bn for procurement of Security equipment
Vanguard
President Muhammadu Buhari has finally approved the release of $1bn for the purchase of Security equipment to fight Boko Haram and maintain the peace of the country , newsmen report. Fielding questions from journalists after the indoor security meeting
BREAKING: Buhari approves $1 billion for purchase of armsPremium Times
Buhari approves release of $1bn to buy military equipmentPulse Nigeria
Boko Haram: Buhari approves release of $1bn for security equipmentThe Punch
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) –Nigeria Today
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