Daily Archives: April 20, 2018

Offa Robbery – IGP Orders Transfer of Kwara Police Commissioner – Vanguard


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Offa Robbery – IGP Orders Transfer of Kwara Police Commissioner
Vanguard
By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN-Inspector General of Police(IGP), Mr. Mr. Ibrahim Idris has ordered the transfer of the Kwara state police commissioner, Alhaji Lawan Ado with immediate effect. IGP Ibrahim Kpotun-Idris, Governors, traditional rulers and ...
Offa Bank robbery: Names of victims emerge [See list]Daily Post Nigeria
Offa Robbery And The Audacity Of CriminalityP.M. News
The undistinguished senators and their resolutionThe Punch
Daily Sun -Daily Trust -The Streetjournal -TheCable
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2019 presidential race: 2 million-man-match for Bafarawa – Vanguard


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2019 presidential race: 2 million-man-match for Bafarawa
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Some groups in Kaduna have resolved to organise a two-million-man-match to the convince former Sokoto State governor, Attahiru Bafarawa to join the 2019 presidential race. Abdullahi Mu'azu, the Coordinator of the groups under the platform of Bafarawa ...

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APC reveals kind of politics Wike believes in – Daily Post Nigeria


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APC reveals kind of politics Wike believes in
Daily Post Nigeria
The opposition All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers state has stated that Governor Nyesom Wike believes in the extreme form of politics which is rooted in pure lies, dishonesty and is totally lacking in morality. The party spoke in response to ...
Wike To Commission 34 Projects To Mark 3rd AnniversaryLeadership Newspapers (press release) (blog)
Soot: Rivers residents beg Wike to provide clean airVanguard
Fake voters cards flood Rivers, Delta States ahead of 2019 electionPulse Nigeria
TODAY.NG -The Tide -AllAfrica.com -NAIJA.NG
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“We don’t intend to grow our debt aggressively”- Adeosun – Daily Trust


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“We don't intend to grow our debt aggressively”- Adeosun
Daily Trust
The Minister of Finance, Mrs Keri Adeosun has assured that the federal government does not intend to grow its debt portfolio aggressively. Adeosun gave the assurance in response to the concern raised by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) at the ...
Nigeria's debt level under control – AdeosunVanguard
Adeosun: No apologies for borrowing to end recessionTheCable
No apologies for borrowing to end recession - AdeosunNAIJA.NG
TODAY.NG
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Avail your children of immunisation, Obaseki urges parents, guardians – The Nation Newspaper


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Avail your children of immunisation, Obaseki urges parents, guardians
The Nation Newspaper
Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo has called on parents and guardians to ensure their children will participate in this year's National Immunisation Plus Days ( NIPDs ) Africa Vaccination Week. Obaseki, represented by his deputy, Mr Philip Shaibu, made the ...
Buildings under high tension cables to give way as Obaseki warns of hazardsVanguard
Edo Determined To Revamp State-Run Tertiary Institutions – ObasekiIndependent Newspapers Limited
We cannot afford to play politics with educational sector – ObasekiSchool News Nigeria (press release) (blog)

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Senator tasks permanent secretaries on full implementation of budget – Vanguard


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Senator tasks permanent secretaries on full implementation of budget
Vanguard
Mr Emmanuel Paulker, the Chairman, Senate Committee on Public Service and Establishment, has urged permanent secretaries to ensure full implementation of their organisation's budget, to improve the livelihood of citizens. Senate. Paulker made the call ...
FG moves to end rift among permanent secretaries, ministers, othersThe Punch
Oyo-Ita: We'll end dispute between permanent secretaries, ministersTheCable

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2019: Ebonyi Gives Civil Servants A Day Off For Voters’ Registration – SaharaReporters.com


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2019: Ebonyi Gives Civil Servants A Day Off For Voters' Registration
SaharaReporters.com
The Ebonyi State government has declared April 20 a public holiday to enable the civil servants in its employ register to vote in the ongoing continous registration exercise by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Hygenius Nwokwu ...
Ebonyi Governor David Umahi declares Public Holiday for PVC RegistrationBellaNaija
Ebonyi declares April 20 as public holiday for voter's card registrationThe Punch
Ebonyi governor declares public holiday for PVC registrationTheCable
NAIJA.NG
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Ekiti APC Preimary: When old foes spar – Vanguard


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Ekiti APC Preimary: When old foes spar
Vanguard
By Rotimi Ojomoyela. THIS is not the first time Engineer Segun Oni and Dr Kayode Fayemi would be sparring on the same turf. Former Gov Segun Oni and Gov Kayode Fayemi. This time, though with a little difference, both are not operating from opposing ...
Ekiti 2018: Fayemi leaving “certainty for uncertainty” – Ex-SpeakerPremium Times
APC Chieftain Empowers 2500 Elderly In EkitiIndependent Newspapers Limited

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Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Friday morning – Daily Post Nigeria


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Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Friday morning
Daily Post Nigeria
Good morning: Here is today's summary from Nigerian nenewspapers: 1. The management of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, on Thursday revealed that one Monica Osagie, was the student involved in a sex-for-marks scandal. Prof. Eyitope Ogunbodede ...
SEX-FOR-MARKS SCANDAL: Why we suspended Prof indefinitely — OAUVanguard
The Sexploiter And His CousinsLeadership Newspapers (press release) (blog)
OAU suspends sex-for -mark professorThe Punch
The Eagle Online -The Nation Newspaper -New Telegraph Newspaper -Guardian (blog)
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Taraba under attack – Ishaku cries out – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Taraba under attack – Ishaku cries out
Daily Post Nigeria
Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State, Thursday, called on the Nigerian government to come to the aid of his people over threat of attack by suspected herdsmen militia. Darius, while addressing journalists at the PDP national secretariat yesterday ...
My people under attack — IshakuVanguard
2019: Why we can't defeat APC on our own - PDP gives reasonsNAIJA.NG
Herdsmen Attacks: Armed Forces Are Not Protecting The People – Taraba GovNigeria Today

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Gunmen rip pregnant teenager’s womb open, escape with unborn baby, kill pastor in Rivers – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Gunmen rip pregnant teenager's womb open, escape with unborn baby, kill pastor in Rivers
Daily Post Nigeria
Unknown gunmen have killed a pregnant teenager, ripped her womb open and took the unborn baby away in Rumuoro village, Ogbakiri, in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State. The gunmen also killed four others, including a Pastor, Joseph Nheme, Mr ...
In Rivers gunmen kill pregnant woman, rip her open, escape with unborn babyVanguard
Pregnant teenager, pastor, others killed in RiversDaily Sun
Gunmen kill four, rip baby out of pregnant woman in RiversGuardian (blog)
NAIJA.NG -Nigeria Today
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There’s no corruption in Buhari’s govt — VP Osinbajo – Vanguard


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There's no corruption in Buhari's govt — VP Osinbajo
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By Ishola Balogun. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said there is no corruption in the presidency under the watch of President Muhammadu Buhari, adding that such stance has saved the country a lot of money. Osinbajo also reiterated that government's ...
Nigerian youths are doing well – Osinbajo counters BuhariDaily Post Nigeria
Not Too Young To Run: Preparation, competence more important than age – OsinbajoPremium Times
Young Nigerians should be allowed to run for elective public positions in 2019 – OsinbajoNaija247news
The Punch -BellaNaija -Guardian (blog) -The Eagle Online
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Emir Sanusi orders probe of immorality, criminality at Kano viewing centre – The Eagle Online


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Emir Sanusi orders probe of immorality, criminality at Kano viewing centre
The Eagle Online
Sanusi has therefore directed the Kano State Hisbah Board to investigate the alleged immorality and criminality. By The Eagle Online On Apr 20, 2018. Share. The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi (II), has frowned at the allegation of immorality and ...
Sanusi Calls For Probe Into Kano Viewing Centre ImmoralityConcise News

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‘Herdsmen Attack Claims 257 Lives’ …As Gunmen Invade Police Station, Kill Officer – The Tide


The Tide

'Herdsmen Attack Claims 257 Lives' …As Gunmen Invade Police Station, Kill Officer
The Tide
Over 257 persons were reportedly killed following the incessant clashes between the herdsmen and farmers, so far this year, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha has said. Mustapha disclosed this, yesterday, at the ...
'Over 2000 lives lost to herdsmen, farmers clashes'Guardian (blog)

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Robbers attack Ekiti bank, kill police guard – Premium Times


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Robbers attack Ekiti bank, kill police guard
Premium Times
Armed robbers on Thursday raided a bank at Ifaki, in Ido-Osi Local Government Area of the Ekiti State. The country is yet to recover from the Offa bank robbery which witnessed the killing of innocent civilians and police officers alike. On Thursday ...
Robbers attack Bank in Ekiti, kill policemanDaily Post Nigeria
One policeman killed in Ekiti Bank robberyThe Nation Newspaper
Two policemen killed in Ekiti bank robberyPulse Nigeria
NAIJA.NG -TVC News
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2019: Atiku urged to declare presidential ambition – Vanguard


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2019: Atiku urged to declare presidential ambition
Vanguard
BY JIMITOTA ONOYUME WARRI – Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has been urged to formerly declare his intention to contest the 2019 presidential election. Atiku. Speaking at the inauguration ceremony of a group, Street 2 Street Initiative for Atiku ...

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INEC prepares for hitch-free governorship elections in Ekiti, Osun, says REC – Vanguard


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INEC prepares for hitch-free governorship elections in Ekiti, Osun, says REC
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Akure – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says it is preparing to ensure a hitch-free governorship elections in Ekiti and Osun States, scheduled for July and September respectively. INEC National Chairman, Mahamood Yakubu addressing ...
Ekiti 2018: 21 political parties eligible for election – INECPremium Times
21out of 42 parties qualify for Ekiti gov'shipDaily Trust
21 Parties Qualify for Ekiti Guber Poll, Says INECTHISDAY Newspapers
Naija News -BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog) -Independent Newspapers Limited -AllAfrica.com
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Billionaire kidnapper: What police did for 45 officers who arrested Evans – Daily Post Nigeria


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Billionaire kidnapper: What police did for 45 officers who arrested Evans
Daily Post Nigeria
The Police Service Commission (PSC) has announced special promotions for 45 officers who participated in the successful arrest of notorious kidnap kingpin, Evans. The development came barely a year after Evans was arrested in Lagos alongside over 20 ...
45 police officers who arrested 'billionaire kidnapper' Evans get special promotionPremium Times
45 Police Officers Involved In Evan's Arrest PromotedCHANNELS TELEVISION
Police promote 45 officers who captured EvansTheCable
Nigeria Today -NAIJA.NG
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Alleged husband killer: Maryam Sanda demanded divorce before husband’s death – witness – Vanguard


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Alleged husband killer: Maryam Sanda demanded divorce before husband's death – witness
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Abuja – An FCT High Court sitting in Jabi on Thursday heard that Maryam Sanda had asked for divorce before the death of her husband. *Love gone sour: Maryam Sanda reportedly stabbed her husband, Bilyamin Bello, to death. The Prosecution witness ...
Maryam Sanda tried several times to stab husband night before murder – WitnessPremium Times
How Maryam Sanda threatened to cut off her husband's manhoodDaily Trust
Alleged husband killer: Wife demanded divorce before husband's death– WitnessThe Punch
BellaNaija -Africa Independent Television
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