Daily Archives: April 7, 2018

Enugu approves N2.5b for classroom blocks’ construction, renovation – Daily Trust


Daily Trust
Enugu approves N2.5b for classroom blocks' construction, renovation
Daily Trust
The Enugu State Executive Council (EXCO) said it has approved N2,572,686,367 for the immediate construction of new class room blocks and renovation of dilapidated structures in primary and junior secondary schools in the state under the state's
Enugu police nab herdsman with AK47Vanguard
Herdsman arrested with AK47 rifle in EnuguPremium Times
Police arrest suspected herdsman with AK-47 in Enugu StatePulse Nigeria
TheCable –NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) –The Punch –NAIJA.NG
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SATIRE SATURDAY: ‘Looters’ list’ and the tragedy of APC-PDP reggae-blues – Premium Times


Premium Times
SATIRE SATURDAY: 'Looters' list' and the tragedy of APC-PDP reggae-blues
Premium Times
When Nigeria's information minister, Lai Mohammed, released what was the 'merit' list of Nigerian (alleged) looters, many Nigerians were shocked because, apparently, the scanty names on that list couldn't have been the architects of our backwardness
How 83m Nigerians started living below poverty line under PDP, APC govts – ANRPDaily Post Nigeria
Looters' Lists: 'APC, PDP Playing Games With Life Of Nigerians'CHANNELS TELEVISION
PDP: A hysterical, tabloid oppositionVanguard
Leadership Newspapers (press release) (blog) –The Nation Newspaper –Independent Newspapers Limited –Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
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Corruption: Why Buhari can’t prosecute Obasanjo, Jonathan, others – Sagay – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Corruption: Why Buhari can't prosecute Obasanjo, Jonathan, others – Sagay
Daily Post Nigeria
The Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Prof. Itse Sagay, has revealed why President Muhammadu Buhari cannot prosecute former presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan. The federal government led by Buhari of
Buhari's aide hails Reno Omokri for publishing looters listPulse Nigeria
Hypocritical vilification of TY Danjuma in the NorthDaily Trust
Reflections on the PresidentVanguard
Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog) –Nigerian Bulletin –Daily Nigerian News –The Whistler NG
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Boko Haram: Five killed as Nigerian troops battle insurgents in Adamawa – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Boko Haram: Five killed as Nigerian troops battle insurgents in Adamawa
Daily Post Nigeria
The Nigerian Army on Saturday announced that its troops have killed five Boko Haram insurgents in a gun duel at Barkin-Dutse Area of Adamawa State. Hide quoted text. The Director of Army Public Relations, Brig.-Gen. Texas Chukwu, said in a statement
Rev. Kukah says Boko Haram has not been defeatedPulse Nigeria
Troops Kill Five Suspected Boko Haram Terorrists, Arrest Two OthersCHANNELS TELEVISION
Bishop Kukah supports amnesty to Boko HaramNews Agency of Nigeria (press release)
P.M. News –TheCable –THISDAY Newspapers –Nigerian Bulletin
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Presidency slams Goje over criticism of Buhari’s Social Investment Programme – The Eagle Online


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Presidency slams Goje over criticism of Buhari's Social Investment Programme
The Eagle Online
The Presidency has slammed Senator Danjuma Goje over his criticism of the Buhari administration's Social Investment Programme. The Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari in Vice President semi Osinbajo's Office
Presidency defends social investment programmes, says APC senator's comment 'irresponsible'Premium Times
Presidency slams Goje over Buhari's NSIP commentVanguard
Senator's claim on Buhari's social investment programme irresponsible –PresidencyThe Punch
Africa Independent Television –TVC News –Daily Nigerian News –Guardian (blog)
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Dokpesi seeks N500m as minimum damage from Lai Mohammed to avoid N5bn suit – Vanguard


Vanguard
Dokpesi seeks N500m as minimum damage from Lai Mohammed to avoid N5bn suit
Vanguard
Media mogul, Dr. Raymond Dokpesi has demanded a minimum of N500 million and a retraction from the minister of information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed to avoid a N5 billion suit for the listing of his name in the roll-call of alleged treasury looters recently
Looters' list: Dokpesi blows hot, threatens legal action against Lai MohammedDaily Post Nigeria
Looters list: Dokpesi asks Lai to publish retraction or face N5bn lawsuitTheCable
Looters' list: Dokpesi demands apology, plans N5bn suitDaily Trust
Concise News
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Only strict adherence to Procurement Act will save you from jail, Magu warns – Vanguard


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Only strict adherence to Procurement Act will save you from jail, Magu warns
Vanguard
The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has warned public and civil servants in the country, especially, the heads of government agencies to adhere strictly to the 2007 Procurement Act in award of
Public officials steal through procurement process – MaguThe Punch
SGF seeks adherence to open competitive method in procurement processBusinessAMLive (press release) (blog)
Public officials steal through procurement process – Ibrahim MaguNAIJA.NG

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Don’t come to Ekiti to campaign for Buhari – Fayose govt warns Orji Kalu – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Don't come to Ekiti to campaign for Buhari – Fayose govt warns Orji Kalu
Daily Post Nigeria
The planned visit of former Abia State Governor, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, to Ekiti State has been rejected by the Ayo Fayose-led State Government. The government advised the former governor to, “take his advocacy for peace to other parts of the country
The president may have made mistakes but … – KaluVanguard
Fayose bans APC chieftain, Orji Kalu from entering Ekiti statePulse Nigeria
Buhari will win again in 2019 ―KaluNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
Concise News –The Eagle Online –The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog) –New Telegraph Newspaper
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Okonjo-Iweala makes revelations on Jonathan, Chibok girls, ‘violent’ Governor – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Okonjo-Iweala makes revelations on Jonathan, Chibok girls, 'violent' Governor
Daily Post Nigeria
A former Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has made some revelations in her new book titled, “Fighting Corruption is Dangerous – The Story Behind the Headlines”. She recounted that former President, Goodluck Jonathan indeed showed concern
Okonjo-Iweala in New Book Quotes Jonathan, 'We Must Get the Girls Alive'THISDAY Newspapers

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Bayelsa Vows To Deal With Payroll Fraud – Africa Independent Television


Africa Independent Television
Bayelsa Vows To Deal With Payroll Fraud
Africa Independent Television
The Bayelsa State Government says it will not relent in its ongoing fight against payroll fraud in the state's public service in an effort at reducing the over bloated wage bill and creating better opportunities for young graduates to be gainfully
Bayelsa spends N10.4billion on capital projects for February, MarchBlueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
Bayelsa government gets N15.20bn for February, paid contractors N10.4bnGuardian (blog)

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1071 persons rescued from 160 crashes during Easter, says FRSC – Guardian (blog)


Guardian (blog)
1071 persons rescued from 160 crashes during Easter, says FRSC
Guardian (blog)
Following its Easter special patrol between Wednesday, March 28 and Tuesday, April 3, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) rescued a total of 1,071 people from a total of 160 crashes nationwide, with 1,150 people involved, compared to 963 people
FRSC records 79 deaths during 2018 Easter patrolTODAY.NG

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Bisi Akande charges at Oyegun, says tenure elongation is corruption, evil – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Bisi Akande charges at Oyegun, says tenure elongation is corruption, evil
Daily Post Nigeria
A former Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bisi Akande, has alleged that the . Chairman of the party, John Odigie-Oyegun, went about bribing people to facilitate his tenure elongation. Akande said this while describing tenure elongation
Investigate your ministers Ministerial aides tell BuhariVanguard
APC NEC meeting: Govs move to stop plot to use state chairmen against BuhariThe Nation Newspaper
APC tenure elongation: Lalong committee submits report, recommends conventionThe Punch
Premium Times –Pulse Nigeria –New Telegraph Newspaper –TVC News
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RIVERS: Kidnappers adopt new approach – Vanguard


Vanguard
RIVERS: Kidnappers adopt new approach
Vanguard
Mutual suspicion, partisan emotions continue to compromise collective bargaining to save majority defenseless Rivers state populace from the pains of unending reign of cult violence and terror. By Egufe Yafugborhi. Rivers state residents in Omoku and
2019: How Rivers people 'll chase Wike out of power –AmaechiThe Nation Newspaper
Wike Inaugurates International Tanker Park in ElemeTHISDAY Newspapers

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Your destiny is in the hands of the people not Buhari, Yahaya Bello told – Vanguard


Vanguard
Your destiny is in the hands of the people not Buhari, Yahaya Bello told
Vanguard
In his reaction to a statement credited to the Kogi State governor wherein he said that “……if President Buhari asks me to jump into fire, I will not hesitate to jump into it” , National Chair of the Kogi State Youth Roundtable, Comrade Austin
Kogi will decide your destiny, not Buhari – PDP reacts to Bello 'jump into fire' commentDaily Post Nigeria
Politics Kogi Governor's Chief Of Staff, Onoja & Wife In Ghastly Car Accident – Daily Post NigeriaNigerian Bulletin
Auto crash: Gov Bello's CoS, wife, child escape deathThe Punch
Daily Nigerian News –Pulse Nigeria –NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) –TODAY.NG
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Obasanjo can’t stop Buhari from winning 2019 election –Kalu – The Punch


The Punch
Obasanjo can't stop Buhari from winning 2019 election –Kalu
The Punch
A former Governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu, has expressed confidence that President Muhammadu Buhari will win the 2019 presidential election if he re-contests despite the series of attacks from former President Olusegun Obasanjo and others. Kalu said
Buhari better than letter-writing ex-leaders – Kalu mocks ObasanjoDaily Post Nigeria
Kalu predicts Igbo presidency in 2023The Nation Newspaper
Kalu Foundation partners Ooni to empower 2000 tradersThe Eagle Online
Independent Newspapers Limited –Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog)
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Babachir still under investigation, says EFCC – The Punch


The Punch
Babachir still under investigation, says EFCC
The Punch
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, is still under investigation. The spokesman for the EFCC, Wilson Uwujaren, said this during an interview with our correspondent on
Buhari to include Babachir, Ayo, others on looters lists – Buhari associate, AliDaily Post Nigeria

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Looters’ list: FG compiles fresh names – The Punch


The Punch
Looters' list: FG compiles fresh names
The Punch
As controversy continues to trail the release of looters' list by the Federal Government in the last one week, there are strong indications that government is compiling fresh names of people alleged to have looted the nation's treasury. Our
Looters' list: Secondus drags Lai Mohammed to court, demands N1.5bnDaily Post Nigeria
'Looters list': Secondus drags Lai Mohammed to courtPremium Times
Alleged Looters List: Secondus Sues Lai Mohammed, Demands N1.5bn DamagesCHANNELS TELEVISION
Pulse Nigeria –New Telegraph Newspaper –Daily Trust –BellaNaija
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Gov Okowa reacts to looters list released by Buhari govt – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Gov Okowa reacts to looters list released by Buhari govt
Daily Post Nigeria
Governor feanyi Okowa of Delta has urged the Buhari government to include names of present and previous political office holders, irrespective of political parties, who looted public funds, in the looters' list. Okowa made the call at the inauguration
2019: Okowa Deserves Second Term —EsquireVanguard
Delta Set To Host African Athletics Championship, Says OkowaCHANNELS TELEVISION
Looters: Release names of culprits in government, Okowa urges FGThe Eagle Online
TODAY.NG –The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog)
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Buhari visits home of late Senator Bukar – Daily Post Nigeria


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Buhari visits home of late Senator Bukar
Daily Post Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the family of late Sen. Mustafah Bukar, who died on Wednesday in Abuja. The late Senator represented Katsina North Senatorial District. News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that Buhari, who arrived at the
Buhari Visits Daura, Attends Fiddau Prayer For Mustapha BukarCHANNELS TELEVISION
Buhari visits home to condoles with late senator's familyVanguard
Buhari in Daura to condole with the family of late senatorPulse Nigeria
Daily Trust
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Nigerian Army arrest notorious kidnap kingpin in Kaduna – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Nigerian Army arrest notorious kidnap kingpin in Kaduna
Daily Post Nigeria
The Nigerian Army on Friday said it had arrested a kidnap kingpin, Filani Auta, at Ligari village of Kaduna State. Army Spokesman, Brig.-Gen. Texas Chukwu, made the announcement in a statement. He explained that the kingpin was arrested along with his
Army arrests kidnap kingpin, sons in KadunaThe Eagle Online
Army arrest notorious kidnap kingpin in KadunaDaily Trust
Army arrest kidnap kingpin in KadunaThe Nation Newspaper
NAIJA.NG –TODAY.NG
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CAN disowns Arewa pastors who visited Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
CAN disowns Arewa pastors who visited Buhari
Daily Post Nigeria
Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has dissociated itself from Arewa Pastors Peace Initiative, Nigeria, APPIN. The said group visited President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, Abuja to pledge their support for him and his government. Pastor Adebayo
CAN disowns Arewa Pastors Forum, challenges group to publish list of clerics on opposition payrollVanguard
'They embarked on an ungodly exercise' — CAN disowns pastors who endorsed BuhariTheCable
Aso Rock Disarray as CAN renounces Northern pastorsNews Ghana

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2019: Politicians nursing evil agenda – Presidency – Daily Trust


Daily Trust
2019: Politicians nursing evil agenda – Presidency
Daily Trust
The Presidency has raised the alarm that as 2019 general elections draw near, politicians are becoming desperate to achieve ill-motivated desires. It said the country, at this time, was in need of spiritual support of respectable clergy. The Special
2019: Nigeria in need of spiritual support – PresidencyVanguard
Politicians are desperate ahead of 2019, Presidency saysThe Punch
Presidency Says Nigeria Needs Prayers As 2019 ApproachesConcise News

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South West youths agree with Buhari on achievements – Vanguard


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South West youths agree with Buhari on achievements
Vanguard
The Southwest Youth Movement (SWYM), comprising six states in the region, have lauded the President Muhammadu Buhari for his achievements. Mr Temitope Ogunlade, the Chairman of SWYM, made the commendation at a news conference in Abuja. Buhari. Ogunlade
INTERVIEW: How Buhari will lose 2019 presidential election – Party ChairmanPremium Times
APC NEC meeting: Govs move to stop plot to use state chairmen against BuhariThe Nation Newspaper
Ghana Institute hails Buhari's people-oriented programmesPulse Nigeria
Daily Post Nigeria –Naija247news –Leadership Newspapers (press release) (blog) –Daily Trust
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INEC decries nonchallant attitude to PVC collection – Vanguard


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INEC decries nonchallant attitude to PVC collection
Vanguard
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has decried the nonchalant attitude of Nigerians in the collection of Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) saying the atittude was not in the best interest of the country for the 2019 election. The Resident
Nigeria hosts intl. conference on use of technology in strengthening electionsBusinessAMLive (press release) (blog)
Nigeria To Host International Conference On Use Of Technology For ElectionsConcise News
INEC To Host International Conference On Use Of Technology For ElectionsNaija News

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