Daily Archives: April 19, 2018

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
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…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
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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


New Telegraph Newspaper

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


The Nation Newspaper

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
New Telegraph Newspaper
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BREAKING: OAU suspends sex-for-mark professor indefinitely – The Punch


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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


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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
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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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