Daily Archives: April 18, 2018

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


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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


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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
The Nation Newspaper
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 ...
Court fixes June 5 judgment whether or not to compel CBN to reveal cost of President Buhari's treatmentBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Court delivers judgement on Buhari's UK medical trip June 5Premium Times
Judgment on information about Buhari's London treatment for June 5The Punch
THISDAY Newspapers
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Olusosun dumpsite: Police arrest 80, recover weapons – Vanguard


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Olusosun dumpsite: Police arrest 80, recover weapons
Vanguard
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 ...
​Olusosun: Fire re-ignites as police arrest 80The Punch
Again, fire breaks out at Olusosun dumpsiteNew Telegraph Newspaper
Weapons found as miscreants are arrested at dumpThe Nation Newspaper
P.M. News -The Eagle Online -The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog)
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Again, Tinubu lambasts Jonathan, others for Nigeria’s woes – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Again, Tinubu lambasts Jonathan, others for Nigeria's woes
Daily Post Nigeria
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 ...
PDP Destroyed Nigeria, Tinubu InsistsTHISDAY Newspapers
Jonathan responsible for Nigeria woes, Tinubu saysDaily Trust
Tinubu blames Jonathan, others for country's woesThe Punch
NAIJA.NG -TODAY.NG
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Omo-Agege’s suspension in order – Deputy Majority Leader – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online

Omo-Agege's suspension in order – Deputy Majority Leader
The Eagle Online
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 ...
Omo-Agege's suspension in order – Senate Deputy Majority LeaderVanguard
Delta APC Rejects Senate's Suspension Of Omo-AgegeAfrica Independent Television
Breaking: Anger in Delta APC as members slam Saraki over Omo-Agege's suspensionNAIJA.NG
The Punch -Blueprint newspapers Limited (blog) -The Whistler NG -Nigeria News
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FG explains causes of soot in Rivers – Vanguard


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FG explains causes of soot in Rivers
Vanguard
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
Vanguard
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
Vanguard
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 ...
Two PDP reps defect to APGATheCable
We'll Take Over South East In 2019 – ObiIndependent Newspapers Limited
PDP Looses House Of Rep Members To APGANaija News

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I cannot dump PDP, Ihedioha tells Oye – Vanguard


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I cannot dump PDP, Ihedioha tells Oye
Vanguard
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 ...
Two PDP reps defect to APGATheCable
We'll Take Over South East In 2019 – ObiIndependent Newspapers Limited
PDP Looses House Of Rep Members To APGANaija News

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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
The Nation Newspaper
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 ...
Kidnappers release Ibadan chief's twins after N10m ransomThe Punch

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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
The Nation Newspaper
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 ...
Kidnappers release Ibadan chief's twins after N10m ransomThe Punch

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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 ...
Armed bandits: Sack all Service Chiefs, Heads of Security, Sen. Adeola urges FGVanguard
Insecurity: Senators seek dismissal of service chiefs, security agency headsBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Senate transmits 'Not Too Young To Run Bill', 11 others to Buhari for assentPremium Times
Pulse Nigeria -The Eagle Online -TheCable -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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Nigerian Senate transmits ‘Not Too Young To Run Bill,’ 11 others to Buhari for assent – Daily Post Nigeria


CHANNELS TELEVISION

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 ...
Armed bandits: Sack all Service Chiefs, Heads of Security, Sen. Adeola urges FGVanguard
Insecurity: Senators seek dismissal of service chiefs, security agency headsBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Senate transmits 'Not Too Young To Run Bill', 11 others to Buhari for assentPremium Times
Pulse Nigeria -The Eagle Online -TheCable -CHANNELS TELEVISION
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