Daily Archives: April 8, 2018

Herdsmen/farmers’ clashes: Edo Security C’ttee sets registration target for Fulani group – Vanguard


Vanguard

Herdsmen/farmers' clashes: Edo Security C'ttee sets registration target for Fulani group
Vanguard
The seven-man committee set up by the Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki in each of the state's 18 Local Government Areas to check clashes between herdsmen and farmers, have commenced sitting. Members of each committee include the council chairman ...
How herdsmen abducted, killed my father – Edo Pastor's sonDaily Post Nigeria
Herdsmen Abduct, Kill Pastor for Inability to Pay Ransom in EdoThe Streetjournal
Herdsmen abduct, kill pastor in EdoThe Nation Newspaper
NAIJA.NG -New Telegraph Newspaper -Guardian (blog) -Nigeria Today
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Offa bank robbery: IGP deploys mopol unit to Kwara – Daily Post Nigeria


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Offa bank robbery: IGP deploys mopol unit to Kwara
Daily Post Nigeria
The Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the deployment of mobile police personnel to Kwara and Taraba States following the recent killings in the states. A statement by the Force Public Relations Officer, ACP Jimoh Moshood, on ...
Offa Robbery: IGP Idris deploys three mobile force units to Kwara, TarabaPremium Times
Breaking: IGP Idris deploys 3 MOPOL units to Offa, TarabaVanguard
Killings: IGP Orders Deployment Of Personnel To Kwara, Taraba StatesCHANNELS TELEVISION
The Eagle Online -THISDAY Newspapers -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -Concise News
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Buhari returns to Abuja after Daura visit – Daily Post Nigeria


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Buhari returns to Abuja after Daura visit
Daily Post Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari has left Kastina State, after a private visit to his hometown in Daura. The President was on Sunday accompanied by the Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari, Deputy Governor, Mannir Yakubu, the State Assembly Speaker ...
Just in: Buhari back in AbujaVanguard
Buhari returns to Abuja from DauraPremium Times
Buhari returns to Abuja after three-day visit to DauraThe Eagle Online
TheCable -NAIJA.NG -Concise News
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Boko Haram: Troops rescue 149 persons, arrest 5 terrorists in Borno – Daily Post Nigeria


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Boko Haram: Troops rescue 149 persons, arrest 5 terrorists in Borno
Daily Post Nigeria
A statement from Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu, Deputy Director Public Relations Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole, yesterday, said troops raided Boko Haram hideout in Yerimari Kura, in a deliberate Rescue Operation to extricate and rescue hostages held ...

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MMM shuts down permanently following founder Mavrodi’s Death – BellaNaija


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MMM shuts down permanently following founder Mavrodi's Death
BellaNaija
In a statement released by the network, it was revealed that it would be unable to continue operations following the death of founder Sergey Mavrodi. Mavrodi had died of a heart attack after he was rushed to the hospital late on March 25 with pain in ...
Mavrodi's death: MMM announces final shutdownPremium Times
MMM Officially Closes Shop As Nigerians Count LossesThe Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog)
MMM shuts down globally, gives reasonsDaily Post Nigeria
Pulse Nigeria -Nairametrics -Technology Zimbabwe -News Agency of Nigeria (press release)
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EFCC: Magu speaks on fight against corruption – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

EFCC: Magu speaks on fight against corruption
Daily Post Nigeria
The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu says nothing will stop the war declared on corruption by the current administration. He notes that corruption is fighting back vigorously, but insists that the EFFC ...
Ghost workers: FG panel, EFCC probe 62000 workers, save N208bnThe Punch
Only strict adherence to Procurement Act will save you from jail, Magu warnsVanguard
Nothing can stop EFCC from fighting corruption – MaguDaily Trust
TODAY.NG -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) -NAIJA.NG
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Shittu blows hot over staging of APC primary in hotel, threatens legal action against Ajimobi, others – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Shittu blows hot over staging of APC primary in hotel, threatens legal action against Ajimobi, others
Daily Post Nigeria
The Minister of Communications, Barrister Abdulraheem Adebayo Shittu on Saturday threatened legal action against Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo state and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) executive in the state over the supervision of the ...
Ajimobi, Ganduje, Okorocha meet state APC chairs to stop OyegunThe Punch
LG polls: Oyo APC's consensus list will be resisted, Shittu tells AjimobiNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
2019: Oyo health commissioner joins guber raceThe Nation Newspaper
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Kogi Killings: Our children, women, elders were butchered like rams – Survivor – Vanguard


Guardian

Kogi Killings: Our children, women, elders were butchered like rams – Survivor
Vanguard
It is close to one month since the people of Oganenigwu, Agbenema and Ojuwo- Ajomayegbi in Kogi East fled their communities following attacks by suspected herdsmen which left no fewer than 50 dead. When the people would return home despite government's ...
All eyes on Kogi West, as Dino recall process resumesDaily Trust
Cruel mockery of policing in KogiThe Nation Newspaper
Kogi West: Mulling options for 2019Guardian (blog)
TODAY.NG
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Herdsmen killings: Miyetti Allah bows, ‘accepts cattle ranching’ – Vanguard


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Herdsmen killings: Miyetti Allah bows, 'accepts cattle ranching'
Vanguard
•Gov. on Danjuma's self-defence call: Seven gunmen attacked me with AK47 rifles. I disarmed them without carrying arms. By Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Abuja. Governor Samuel Ortom has not been a happy man since herdsmen started attacking the people of Benue ...
Herdsmen attacks: Benue youths give Buhari conditionDaily Post Nigeria
Ortom: Miyetti Allah has accepted cattle ranchingTheCable
Young girl survives gruesome attack by Fulani herdsmenPulse Nigeria
The Punch -New Telegraph Newspaper
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Pa Ayo Adebanjo marching on at 90: My life, my politics! – Vanguard


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Pa Ayo Adebanjo marching on at 90: My life, my politics!
Vanguard
Ayo Adebanjo could be described as a strange man. Eight years ago, in December, 2010, when he was 82, the most constant thing in this man's life was that he, on a daily basis, engaged in an hour of road walk. In fact, that first week of December, 2010 ...
Obasanjo Appointed Bola Ige Minister To Destroy Alliance For Democracy - Ayo AdebanjoSaharaReporters.com

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Buhari congratulates David Mark – The Punch


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Buhari congratulates David Mark
The Punch
President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday congratulated a former President of the Senate and Senator representing Benue South Senatorial District, David Mark, on his 70th birthday. In a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity ...
The essential David Mark @70NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
President Buhari felicitates with Sen. Mark at 70Vanguard
Buhari felicitates with Sen. Mark at 70The Eagle Online
Concise News -Pulse Nigeria -Daily Nigerian News -The Whistler NG
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Herdsmen attack Benue community, kill father, son – The Punch


The Punch

Herdsmen attack Benue community, kill father, son
The Punch
Fulani herdsmen, on Saturday, attacked the Okoklo community in the Agatu LGA of Benue State, killing Mr. Andrew Ataboh and his son, Benjamin, while they were working on their farm at Inahem. It was further gathered that the father and son were abducted ...
Benue federal lawmakers protest withdrawal of Operation Cat Race amid killingsThe Nation Newspaper
Reps' angst over troops' withdrawal from BenueNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Northern CAN, Christian elders disown Arewa pastors – Vanguard


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Northern CAN, Christian elders disown Arewa pastors
Vanguard
In what can be described as a double whammy, the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, in the 19 northern states and Abuja, as well as members of the National Christian Elders' Forum, NCEF, over the weekend, disowned some pastors who made a solidarity ...
Buhari: Northern Christian elders disown Arewa pastorsThe Punch
CAN disowns Arewa pastors who visited BuhariDaily Post Nigeria
'They embarked on an ungodly exercise' — CAN disowns pastors who endorsed BuhariTheCable
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Stop attacking Buhari, he has done well — Kalu – The Punch


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Stop attacking Buhari, he has done well — Kalu
The Punch
A former Governor of Abia State, Mr. Orji Kalu, has urged retired military generals to stop attacking President Muhammadu Buhari who he says has done so well since he assumed office as President. Kalu also said President Buhari deserved to be re ...
Take Your Peace Advocacy To Troubled States – Fayose Tells KaluNaija News
Don't come to Ekiti state - Fayose rejects Orji Kalu's 'peace advocacy' visitNAIJA.NG

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Saraki speaks on Buhari’s approval of $1bn for security equipment – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Saraki speaks on Buhari's approval of $1bn for security equipment
Daily Post Nigeria
Saraki spoke at a retreat on “Strengthening Executive -Legislature Relations” organised by the Senate Press Corps held in Jos, Plateau state on Saturday. He also expressed regret over the delayed passage of the 2018 budget, saying there must be ...
Why we are against Buhari's $1b security fund – Senate President SarakiNaija247news
Executive, legislature friction will continue unless… – SarakiDaily Trust
Saraki: Senators Angry Over Buhari's Approval Of $1bn For Security EquipmentSaharaReporters.com
P.M. News -Independent Newspapers Limited -Daily Nigerian News -Guardian (blog)
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PDP is paying for her sins – Bafarawa – Vanguard


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PDP is paying for her sins – Bafarawa
Vanguard
Former Sokoto State governor, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, has advised members of the Peoples Democratic party (PDP) to intensify prayers and repentance towards God. Attahiru Bafarawa. “It is the sins that the PDP members committed that God is punishing ...
2019: Bafarawa, Fayose, Shema, Aliyu, others in Katsina as PDP holds rallyPremium Times
God's wrath is on PDP for stealing public funds – BafarawaNaija247news
God is punishing PDP for its sins: BafarawaNews Agency of Nigeria (press release)
SundiataPost (press release) (blog) -NAIJA.NG
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2019: Shekarau urges Nigerians to obtain voter cards – Vanguard


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2019: Shekarau urges Nigerians to obtain voter cards
Vanguard
Katsina – Former Kano State governor, Malam Ibrahim Shekarau, has urged Nigerians to obtain their permanent voter cards to enable them elect leaders of their choice in 2019. PVCs. INEC PVCs. Shekarau made the call on Saturday during PDP Northwest zonal ...

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