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Boko Haram: How I ‘reunited’ with my daughter – Leah Sharibu’s mother – Daily Post Nigeria


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Boko Haram: How I 'reunited' with my daughter – Leah Sharibu's mother
Daily Post Nigeria
Mrs Rabecca Sharibu, mother of the only Dapchi schoolgirl still in Boko Haram captivity has narrated how she reunited with her daughter, Leah Sharibu in dream. Daily Trust quoted her as saying Leah appeared to her midnight in red dress, hugged her with ...
Children's Day: Intensify efforts to release Leah, remaining Chibok girls, Senate tells FGVanguard
Children's Day: Senate demands Leah Sharibu, Chibok girls, others' rescueThe Punch

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Soyinka to FG: Seek foreign assistance to end killings – The Eagle Online


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Soyinka to FG: Seek foreign assistance to end killings
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Soyinka gave the advice in Makurdi, the Benue State capital, as the 35th anniversary of Senator Suemo Chia's novel, Adan Wade Kohol Ga, written in Tiv. By The Eagle Online On May 25, 2018. Share. Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has advised the ...
Benue Killings: Ethnic Cleansing or Jihad? Soyinka, Northern leaders tangoVanguard
Soyinka to FG: Seek foreign help if you can't stop herdsmen killingsTheCable
Wole Soyinka: Politics, ethnic cleansing reasons for killingsTODAY.NG
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Ekiti guber: Udom urges Ekiti people to vote Fayose’s deputy, Eleka – Vanguard


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Ekiti guber: Udom urges Ekiti people to vote Fayose's deputy, Eleka
Vanguard
…says that is continuity for better governance. As CJN commissions new ultra-modern court complex built by Fayose. Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has urged all people in Ekiti State to vote for the standard bearer of the Peoples ...
Ekiti guber: Atiku heads 77-member APC Campaign Council [Full list]Daily Post Nigeria
Ekiti Guber: a must win, says APCThe Nation Newspaper
Govs, Ministers shun Fayemi governorship campaign committee inaugurationNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Court voids suspension of Reps member, Jibrin, orders payment of allowances – Daily Post Nigeria


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Court voids suspension of Reps member, Jibrin, orders payment of allowances
Daily Post Nigeria
A Federal High Court in Abuja has voided the 180 legislative days suspension placed on former Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Hon. Abdulmuminu Jibrin. The court also ordered that the House pay all outstanding ...
Court nullifies Jibrin's suspension, warns HousePremium Times
Court berates House of rep over Abdulmumin Jibrin's suspensionPulse Nigeria
After 20 months, Court Voids Jibrin's Suspension, Orders Repayment Of His SalariesSaharaReporters.com
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Gombe Assembly suspends 4 APC members for allegedly removing mace – Pulse Nigeria


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Gombe Assembly suspends 4 APC members for allegedly removing mace
Pulse Nigeria
Mr Fabulous Amos, Chairman House Committee on Information and Majority leader, a member of the Peoples Democratical Party (PDP), while briefing newsmen in Gombe announced the decision of the house suspending the members. Published: 20:08 ...
Mace Theft: Gombe Assembly suspends four APC membersPremium Times
[UPDATED] Gombe State House Of Assembly Mace StolenCHANNELS TELEVISION
BREAKING: Another mace snatched as lawmakers scamper for dear livesDaily Post Nigeria
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2019 Presidency:I’ ll run under YPP, says ex-CBN Dep Gov, Moghalu – Vanguard


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2019 Presidency:I' ll run under YPP, says ex-CBN Dep Gov, Moghalu
Vanguard
Says restructuring panacea to Nigeria's current problems. By Joseph Erunke. ABUJA-FORMER Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, and 2019 presidential hopeful, Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, has declared to seek election under the Young ...
Moghalu finally reveals political party for presidential bidDaily Post Nigeria
Kingsley Moghalu picks party for 2019 presidential electionPremium Times
On May 29, 2019, I Will Be Sworn In As Nigeria's Next President – MoghaluCHANNELS TELEVISION
Pulse Nigeria -BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog) -The Nation Newspaper -THISDAY Newspapers
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FLASHBACK: In 2002, Obasanjo retired Musiliu Smith, new PSC chairman, after police went on strike – TheCable


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FLASHBACK: In 2002, Obasanjo retired Musiliu Smith, new PSC chairman, after police went on strike
TheCable
On Thursday, President Muhammadu Buhari appointed Musiliu Smith, a former inspector-general of police (IGP), as chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC) to succeed Mike Okiro, also a former inspector-general of police. Senate President Bukola ...
Buhari nominates former IGP Musliu Smith as chairman PSCPremium Times
Buhari appoints Musiliu Smith, ex-Justice Clara Ogunbiyi for PSCNaija247news
Breaking: Buhari nominates replacement for Okiro as PSC ChairmanThe Eagle Online
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Breaking: Ekiti Assembly impeaches Deputy Speaker, Chief Whip – Vanguard


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Breaking: Ekiti Assembly impeaches Deputy Speaker, Chief Whip
Vanguard
By Rotimi Ojomoyela. Ado-Ekiti-,The Deputy Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Hon. Adesegun Adewumi has been impeached. The House, at its plenary on Thursday, also removed the Chef Whip, Hon. Akinniyi Sunday. Ekiti state House of ...
Ekiti Deputy Speaker impeachedDaily Sun
BREAKING: Ekiti Deputy Speaker, Segun Adewunmi impeachedDaily Post Nigeria
Ekiti Deputy Speaker, Chief Whip removed over alleged disloyalty to FayoseThe Nation Newspaper
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Stop the blame game, pay Kogi workers – PDP tells Bello – Vanguard


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Stop the blame game, pay Kogi workers – PDP tells Bello
Vanguard
LOKOJA – The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has asked the Kogi state Governor, Yahaya Bello, to stop blame game and pay the backlog of salaries owed workers in the state. Gov Yahaya Bello. In a statement issued in Lokoja on Wednesday by its Kogi ...

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Court declares Innoson motors chairman wanted – Daily Post Nigeria


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Court declares Innoson motors chairman wanted
Daily Post Nigeria
Justice Mojisola Dada of the special offences court sitting in Lagos, on Thursday declared the Chairman of Innoson Motors Nigeria Ltd, Innocent Chukwuma wanted over his failure to make an appearance in court for his arraignment for the fifth time.
Court declared me wanted to embarrass me – Innoson boss, Innocent ChukwumaPremium Times
BREAKING: Court declares Innoson wanted for fraudNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Peace Corps: Proposed bill dead as Reps refuse to veto Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria


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Peace Corps: Proposed bill dead as Reps refuse to veto Buhari
Daily Post Nigeria
Hope of reviving Peace Corps may have been dashed, as the House of Representatives on Thursday refused to veto the Corps bill. The bill seeks to turn the Corps into a government para-military agency. The bill which was sponsored by member of the ...
Breaking: Finally, Reps kill Peace Corps BillVanguard
Peace Corps bill dies as Reps refuse to veto BuhariPremium Times
Reps fail to veto Buhari on Peace Corps billPulse Nigeria
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JUST IN: Court sends Ize-Iyamu, Orbih, others to prison – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

JUST IN: Court sends Ize-Iyamu, Orbih, others to prison
Daily Sun
A Federal High Court sitting in Benin-City has remanded former PDP governorship candidate in Edo State, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, Chief Dan Orbih, a former Deputy Governor, Mr, Lucky Imasuen, a former member of the House of Representatives, Tony ...
EFCC to arraign Ize-Iyamu, Dan Orbih, 3 others over N700m Diezani poll cashVanguard

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APC convention: Protest over alleged removal of nPDP members from c’ttee – Vanguard


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APC convention: Protest over alleged removal of nPDP members from c'ttee
Vanguard
By Omeiza Ajayi. ABUJA— The forthcoming national convention of ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, is already raising dusts, following alleged removal of members of the defunct new Peoples Democratic Party, nPDP, bloc from the convention planning ...
2019: APC moves against nPDP groupDaily Sun
APC picks tentative date for National ConventionDaily Post Nigeria
Anger over review of APC convention c'ttee listDaily Trust
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FG, States, LGs share N701.022bn for April – Vanguard


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FG, States, LGs share N701.022bn for April
Vanguard
By Emmanuel Elebeke & Ene Ocheme Abuja – The Federation Accounts Allocations Committee (FAAC) distributed the sum of N701.022 billion to the three tiers of government for the month of April. FG others gets N7tn in 11 months. Briefing journalists after ...
Federal, states, councils share N701bNaija247news
FAAC shares N701bn among FG, States, LGs in April [Details]Daily Post Nigeria
FAAC: FG, states, LGs share N701 billion in AprilPremium Times
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BREAKING: Amnesty International finally releases report, reveals how Nigerian Army rapes, molests female IDPs – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

BREAKING: Amnesty International finally releases report, reveals how Nigerian Army rapes, molests female IDPs
Daily Post Nigeria
Amnesty International has accused Nigerian security forces of raping thousands of women and girls at the Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, camps in the country. The Nigerian Military had announced that it had received credible intelligence report of ...
Amnesty International accuses Nigerian soldiers of raping women rescued from Boko HaramPremium Times
Presidency, Army battle Amnesty InternationalVanguard
Presidency faults Amnesty International report on Nigerian security agenciesThe Punch
TheCable -AllAfrica.com -Channel NewsAsia -Nigeria News
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FACT CHECK: How Buhari got it wrong on Nigeria’s oil revenue – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

FACT CHECK: How Buhari got it wrong on Nigeria's oil revenue
Daily Post Nigeria
DAILY POST findings have proved Nigeria President, Mumammadu Buhari's stand on oil revenue wrong. At the peak of a meeting with a delegation of his support group on Tuesday, President Buhari had raised concerns about the utilisation of Nigeria's oil ...
$16bn power projects: CNPP tasks Buhari on open probe of Obasanjo AdministrationThe Eagle Online
Nigeria: Trouble for Obasanjo As Govt Revisits Probe of $16bn Power SpendingAllAfrica.com
Aduwo: Underage voters pose threat to 2019 electionsNew Telegraph Newspaper
Vanguard -Crux: Covering all things Catholic -THISDAY Newspapers
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Oyo-Ita: Why Minimum Wage Increase is on the Table – THISDAY Newspapers


THISDAY Newspapers

Oyo-Ita: Why Minimum Wage Increase is on the Table
THISDAY Newspapers
Olawale Ajimotokan in Abuja. The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Ms. Winifred Oyo-Ita, has applauded President Muhammadu Buhari for the constitution of the Presidential Committee on Minimum Wage. Speaking during a service wide ...
IPPIS: FG threatens to stop salaries of civil servants from MondayVanguard

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Community disowns Offa robbery suspect – The Nation Newspaper


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Community disowns Offa robbery suspect
The Nation Newspaper
Oro community in Irepodun Local Government of Kwara State has disowned a suspect involved in a bank robbery in Offa, Kunle Ogunleye. He was said to have hailed from Oro. But National President of the town association, Chief Bode Alayoku, said in a ...
Offa robbery suspect not from our town –CommunityNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Commotion as EFCC detains ex-governor Shekarau – Vanguard


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Commotion as EFCC detains ex-governor Shekarau
Vanguard
There was commotion at the Kano State office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, as supporters of a former Kano state governor Ibrahim Shekarau attempted to block his rescheduled visit to the office. A witness said hundreds of ...
Former Kano Governor in EFCC Custody over N950m FraudThe Streetjournal
N950m fraud: Shekarau, two others to be arraigned todayThe Nation Newspaper
After interview against Buhari, Shekarau to be arraigned over 2015 campaign fundThe Eagle Online
Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)
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Breaking: Bauchi deputy governor resigns – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

Breaking: Bauchi deputy governor resigns
Daily Sun
Paul Orude, Bauchi. Bauchi State Deputy Governor Engineer Nuhu has resigned. Daily Sun gathered that Gidado's resignation was contained in a letter addressed to Governor Mohammed Abubakar dated May 16, 2018. The erstwhile deputy governor who ...
Bauchi Deputy governor resignsDaily Post Nigeria
[UPDATED] Bauchi Deputy Governor ResignsCHANNELS TELEVISION
Breaking: Bauchi deputy governor resigns; gives reasonsNAIJA.NG
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Bandits abduct 21 passengers, kidnap 10 others in Kaduna – The Punch


The Punch

Bandits abduct 21 passengers, kidnap 10 others in Kaduna
The Punch
Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna. Some bandits in separate operations reportedly abducted at least 31 persons at Kwanan-Dutse and Labi villages in the Birnin-Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State between Tuesday and Wednesday. The bandits, wielding ...
Another 47 abducted in Birnin GwariVanguard
It is becoming a wild, wild NorthBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Women 'stripped naked' as gunmen abduct 44 passengers in KadunaTheCable

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Buhari yet to receive passed 2018 budget – Udoma – Vanguard


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Buhari yet to receive passed 2018 budget – Udoma
Vanguard
ABUJA—Minister of Budget and Planning, Udoma Udoma, said Wednesday that President Muhammadu Buhari was yet to receive the 2018 budget passed by the National Assembly last week. President Muhammadu Buhari (right), welcome Senate President ...
Buhari yet to get 2018 budget from National AssemblyThe Punch
Buhari entitled to opinion on NASS-RepsPremium Times
Buhari yet to receive 2018 Appropriation Bill – UdomaBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
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Assassination allegation: Why Wike hasn’t been quizzed – FG – Vanguard


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Assassination allegation: Why Wike hasn't been quizzed – FG
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Declines to comment on increment in budget by NASS …As Fayemi keeps mum on resignation. By Johnbosco Agbakwuru. ABUJA – THE Federal Government Wednesday said that Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State would have been a guest to the ...
Rivers APC: A divided houseThe Nation Newspaper
Nigerian govt dismisses Wike's alarm on assassination threatPremium Times
Nigerian government reveals why Wike has not been arrestedDaily Post Nigeria
The Eagle Online -CHANNELS TELEVISION -Daily Sun -Daily Trust
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Oro community disowns arrested Offa bank robbery suspect – The Punch


The Punch

Oro community disowns arrested Offa bank robbery suspect
The Punch
Success Nwogu, Ilorin. The National President of Oro Community in Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara State, Chief Bode Alayoku has said it is false and misleading for media reports to suggest that one of the arrested gang leaders of the recent ...

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Buhari directs release of fund for Ogoni clean up – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Buhari directs release of fund for Ogoni clean up
The Nation Newspaper
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and oil companies release fund within a very short period for the clean-up of Ogoni community. The Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel ...
Chinese NEXIM bank to fund completion of E-West road – FGVanguard
Buhari's achievements are visible in various sectors - Ex-militant leaderNAIJA.NG
Ex-agitators says no amnesty programme, no peace in Niger DeltaTV360

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Ekiti 2018: ‘Fayose’s unpaid salaries will make our victory easier’ – The Nation Newspaper


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Ekiti 2018: 'Fayose's unpaid salaries will make our victory easier'
The Nation Newspaper
An All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain in Ekiti State, Mr.Makinde Araoye, has said failure of Governor Ayo Fayose's government to pay salaries as and when due would make victory easy for the opposition in the July 14 governorship election.
Top News of the Day: Wednesday, May 23Daily Sun
Fayemi suspends campaign in honour of dead APC aspirant, AjayiVanguard
MURIC Writes On How Fayemi Can Win FayoseNigeria News

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Security chiefs appear before Senate over arms proliferation – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Security chiefs appear before Senate over arms proliferation
Daily Post Nigeria
Security chiefs on Wednesday appeared before the Senate over the proliferation of dangerous firearms and spate of killings by terrorists and hoodlums in Nigeria. Their appearances followed a resolution last week by the Senate as a result of the mass ...
Insecurity: Senate in closed-door session with Nigeria military chiefs, SSS DGPremium Times
Senate Holds Closed-Door Meeting With Service Chiefs Over KillingsCHANNELS TELEVISION
Breaking: IGP absent as Service Chiefs meet SenateThe Eagle Online
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Why we are showcasing FG’s projects – Lai Mohammed – Vanguard


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Why we are showcasing FG's projects – Lai Mohammed
Vanguard
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the present administration decided to showcase its various projects across the country in response to critics who said the administration has not done anything to impact ...
2019: Our Re-election Will Be Easy Because We've Kept Our Promises – Lai MohammedCHANNELS TELEVISION
APC is confident that Buhari will win easily in 2019 – Lai MohammedNaija247news

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Obasanjo lists ingredients of good leadership – Vanguard


Vanguard

Obasanjo lists ingredients of good leadership
Vanguard
Lagos – Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Tuesday said that leaders at all levels must provide the four components of good leadership to justify their elections or appointments. Obasanjo Obasanjo spoke at the 22nd Convocation Lecture of the Lagos ...
Obasanjo reveals what Nigerians must do to failed leadersDaily Post Nigeria

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FG showcases roads, power, housing projects in S-East – Vanguard


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FG showcases roads, power, housing projects in S-East
Vanguard
By Dennis Agbo. ENUGU- THE Minister for Works, Power and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, last weekend inspected Federal Government's on-going projects in the South-East geopolitical zone, starting from Abia, Imo, Enugu, Ebonyi to Anambra states.
Federal government to pay N133 million compensation to five communities in AbiaTODAY.NG

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Biafra Day celebration turns bloody as security cracks down on BIM members – Vanguard


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Biafra Day celebration turns bloody as security cracks down on BIM members
Vanguard
Five Pro-Brafra agitators allegedly killed, four injured in Anambra Police arrest over 600 BIM members. Biafra govt already in place—BIM. By Peter Okutu, Davies Iheamnachor, Emma Una, Nwabueze Okonkwo, Eric Ugbor, Ugochukwu Alaribe & Cynthia Alo.
Biafra: Over 100 arrested as security agencies disrupt MASSOB rallies in South-east, RiversPremium Times
Biafra: Police arrest 90 MASSOB/BIM members in Enugu, Imo, RiversDaily Sun
Police disrupt Biafran Day parades in Enugu, Delta, ImoThe Punch
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Ward, LG congresses: Dogara, 9 others sue APC nat’l leadership – Vanguard


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Ward, LG congresses: Dogara, 9 others sue APC nat'l leadership
Vanguard
Bauchi—Speaker House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, and nine other stalwarts of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Bauchi State have sued the national chairman of the party, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, before a Federal High Court in Abuja over the ...
APC's congress of crises and threats to party cohesionGuardian (blog)
Ward/LG congresses: Dogara, 9 others sue APC national leadershipNAIJA.NG

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How Ondo deputy speaker, Iroju Ogundeji was impeached – Vanguard


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How Ondo deputy speaker, Iroju Ogundeji was impeached
Vanguard
By Dayo Johnson AKURE—MEMBERS of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Tuesday, impeached the deputy speaker, Mr. Iroju Ogundeji for allegedly working at variance with the Speaker. Iroju Ogundeji. The motion for Ogundeji's impeachment was moved ...
Ondo assembly deputy speaker removedPremium Times
Ondo Assembly removed deputy Speaker, Ogundeji IrojuDaily Sun
Ondo Deputy Speaker, Ogundeji impeachedDaily Post Nigeria
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2019: If I were you I won’t contest at 70 – Customs boss, Hammed Ali tells Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

2019: If I were you I won't contest at 70 – Customs boss, Hammed Ali tells Buhari
Daily Post Nigeria
The Comptroller General of Customs, Hammed Ali has said at 70, President Buhari should not have contemplated seeking re-election in 2019. He, however, said that it was President Buhari's love for the country and his integrity as well as his monumental ...
You are ignorant – Obasanjo fires back at BuhariPremium Times
Obasanjo Replies Buhari, Denies Spending $16bn On PowerCHANNELS TELEVISION
Buhari says Abacha improved infrastructure in NigeriaPulse Nigeria
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Obey court order and return to work, Ngige tells striking Health Workers – The Nation Newspaper


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Obey court order and return to work, Ngige tells striking Health Workers
The Nation Newspaper
Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige has appealed to striking members of the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) to obey the order of the National Industrial Court directing the five Health unions to call off the ongoing strike within 24 ...
JOHESU plans mass rallies, picketing to press home demandsPremium Times
Strike: Doctors perform health workers' duties in KadunaDaily Trust
JOHESU peddling rumours, twisting facts – NMAThe Eagle Online
Africa Independent Television -TheCable
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N400m Fraud: EFCC applies to try Metuh in absentia, accuses him of misconduct – Vanguard


Vanguard

N400m Fraud: EFCC applies to try Metuh in absentia, accuses him of misconduct
Vanguard
….asks court to summon Channels TV By Ikechukwu Nnochiri. ABUJA – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, urged the Federal High Court in Abuja to invoke its powers under the Administration of Criminal Justice Act, ACJA, ...
After fall in Court, Metuh wants prolonged adjournmentPremium Times
Court decides today whether to try ex-PDP spokesman in absentiaThe Nation Newspaper
N400m fraud: EFCC asks court to try Metuh in absentiaThe Eagle Online
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Dasuki: What DSS told court – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Dasuki: What DSS told court
Daily Post Nigeria
An operative of the Department of State Service (DSS), Mr. William Obiora on Tuesday told the Federal High Court in Abuja that all vehicles belonging to former National Security Adviser, NSA, Colonel Sambo Dasuki and recovered from his house have been ...
FG reveals alleged stolen prohibited arms, posh cars recovered from DasukiThe Punch
We recovered prohibited arms, cash from Dasuki – WitnessThe Nation Newspaper
FG Displays Rifles, Ammunition Recovered From Dasuki In CourtIndependent Newspapers Limited

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Gunmen abduct Zamfara commissioner’s wife, children – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Gunmen abduct Zamfara commissioner's wife, children
Daily Post Nigeria
Unknown gunmen on Tuesday kidnapped the wife, three children and three other relatives of the Zamfara State Commissioner of Youths, Sports and Skills Acquisition, Alhaji Abdullahi Gurbin. The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that the abductors ...
BREAKING: Gunmen Abduct Commissioner's Wife, Children In ZamfaraCHANNELS TELEVISION
Gunmen abduct wife, children of Zamfara commissionerTheCable
JUST IN: Gunmen abduct Commissioner's wife, 6 children in ZamfaraNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Saraki vs IGP: Buhari meets Senate delegation – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Saraki vs IGP: Buhari meets Senate delegation
Daily Trust
President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with a 10-man delegation of the Senate over the tussle between Senate President Bukola Saraki and Inspector General of the Police Ibrahim Idris. READ ALSO: Between Saraki and IG Idris. The meeting ...
Senator tackles Saraki for 'dictatorship, lack of integrity in Senate'Premium Times
Saraki betrayed us, I regret supporting him – Ali NdumeVanguard
JUST IN: Buhari receives senate panel on Saraki-IGP rowTheCable
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Shagari, 4 others remanded in police custody over N23 b Diezani poll bribe cash – Vanguard


Vanguard

Shagari, 4 others remanded in police custody over N23 b Diezani poll bribe cash
Vanguard
By Soni Daniel Sokoto: The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arraigned a former Minister of Water Resources Mukhtar Shehu Shagari alongside four others before Justice Idrissa Kolo of the Federal High Court Sokoto on a five-count charge of ...
Diezani loots: Court remands Shagari, Wali, three others in police custodyDaily Trust
Sokoto Court Orders EFCC To Arraign Ex-Minister Shagari Over '$115m Shared By Diezani'SaharaReporters.com
Alleged N500m Diezani bribe: Court denies Mukhtar Shagari, four others bailThe Punch
THISDAY Newspapers -Concise News -News Agency of Nigeria (press release)
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It is time to rethink, re-engineer our border policies – Osinbajo – Vanguard


Vanguard

It is time to rethink, re-engineer our border policies – Osinbajo
Vanguard
ABUJA – VICE President Yemi Osinbajo said that the country should rethink and re-engineer the nation's border policies so as to tackle all the challenges in the border areas. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN The Vice President stated this in Abuja ...
Three months after, Senate receives report of national security summitPremium Times
Osinbajo to attend African food and product exhibitionPulse Nigeria

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Biafra govt already in place – C/River MASSOB Leader – Vanguard


Vanguard

Biafra govt already in place – C/River MASSOB Leader
Vanguard
By Emma Una CALABAR- SAMUEL Okah, zonal leader of the Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, in Cross River State has said there is already a Biafra government in place in the South South and South East and there is ...
Police teargas pro-Biafra MASSOB protesters, arrest manyPremium Times
'Biafra Day': Police arrest, detain over 50 MASSOB members in ImoDaily Sun

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The impending implosion of APC – Vanguard


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The impending implosion of APC
Vanguard
Just take the phrase: “impending” in the title above with a pinch of salt. I use the word because in politics as in life, things happen – as seemingly absolute situations become redeemable and what originally appears impossible could be the catalyst ...
You're not with us, APC chairman attacks Buhari's ministerPremium Times
Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Tuesday morningDaily Post Nigeria
We Are Concerned About APC's Future – BarajeLeadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)
Daily Trust -BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog) -The Punch -The Nation Newspaper
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2019: Don’t run, Arewa youths tell Buhari, Atiku – Daily Sun


Daily Sun

2019: Don't run, Arewa youths tell Buhari, Atiku
Daily Sun
Noah Ebije, Kaduna. A coalition of has called on President Muhammadu Buhari and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar not to contest the 2019 presidential election. The coalition said rather, the duo should leave the stage for more competent, younger ...
Buhari, Atiku shouldn't contest presidency in 2019 – Northern coalitionThe Punch
Anybody above 70 years should not contest - Northern coalition gives its stand ahead of 2019NAIJA.NG
Nigeria Newspaper Headlines Today, Tuesday, 22nd May 2018Naija News Newspaper

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Catholic prayer, protest holds today – Vanguard


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Catholic prayer, protest holds today
Vanguard
By Chidi Nkwopara. OWERRI—BARRING any unforseen circumstances, the Catholic Archdiocese of Owerri will, in full compliance with the directives of the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria, CBCN, hold prayer and protest today. Confirming this to ...
Catholics protest killings in NigeriaBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Tension as Benue buries Catholic priests, 17 parishioners todayThe Punch
Herdsmen killings: Catholics in nationwide protest, traffic alert raised in LagosThe Eagle Online
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Court invites APC to defend Fayemi’s candidacy – Vanguard


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Court invites APC to defend Fayemi's candidacy
Vanguard
THE candidacy of the APC candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi was yesterday in jeopardy after a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting at Bwari, resolved to hear a suit challenging his eligibility. The APC and the Ekiti State Government were set ...
Why I endorse Fayemi as Ekiti governorThe Punch
Fayemi's Tortuous Path to VictoryTHISDAY Newspapers

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FG commences rehabilitation of Ikorodu-Sagamu road – Vanguard


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FG commences rehabilitation of Ikorodu-Sagamu road
Vanguard
By Kingsley Adegboye & Olasunkanmi Akoni. IKORODU—THE Federal Government, yesterday, flagged off the much dilapidated Ikorodu-Shagamu Road that had been begging for the attention of the government over the years saying it would boost ...
FG kicks off reconstruction of N20.8b Ikorodu-Sagamu roadGuardian (blog)
FG begins rehabilitation of Ikorodu-Sagamu roadThe Punch
Ikorodu residents protest crazy electricity bills, get FG's nod on pre-paid metresThe Eagle Online
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Stolen Mace: NASS c’ttee summons Omo-Agege, Ndume to appear today – Vanguard


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Stolen Mace: NASS c'ttee summons Omo-Agege, Ndume to appear today
Vanguard
By Henry Umoru ABUJA— SENATE and House of Representatives Joint Committee investigating the invation of the Senate and stealing of the Mace, has summoned former Senate Leader, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, APC, Borno South, and Senator ...
Senate's trials and our nascent democracyDaily Trust
Mace theft probe: I have sued National Assembly, Saraki, says Omo-AgegeThe Punch
Senate committee summons Ndume, Omo-Agege over NASS invasionNAIJA.NG

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2019: Afenifere backs Obasanjo’s bid to stop APC – Vanguard


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2019: Afenifere backs Obasanjo's bid to stop APC
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LAGOS—Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, won the support of the apex Yoruba social-cultural body, Afenifere, in his campaign to stop the second term bid of President Muhammadu Buhari. Former President Olusegun Obasanjo visit ...
Afenifere backs Obasanjo to unseat Buhari, APCThe Eagle Online
2019: Obasanjo in closed-door meeting with AfeniferePremium Times
Afenifere hosts Obasanjo, supports change of govt in 2019Daily Trust
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Cyber hacker defrauds car dealer of N28m – The Punch


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Cyber hacker defrauds car dealer of N28m
The Punch
A hacker, Michael Williams, 28, has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly defrauding a car dealer, Abiogun Adewale, of N28m. He was said to have paid the sum for a Porsche car through a fake electronic transfer. The suspect, who ...
Hacking into Nigerian banks very easy, says medical doctor turned cyber criminalVanguard
How dealer got scammed of N28m carThe Nation Newspaper
How doctor-turned hacker bought Porsche car worth N28m with fake alertGuardian (blog)
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Court orders arrest of sacked presidential private investigator, Uwajeh – Daily Post Nigeria


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Court orders arrest of sacked presidential private investigator, Uwajeh
Daily Post Nigeria
A Federal High Court in Abuja, on Monday ordered that a warrant of arrest be served on Victor Uwajeh, ex-investigator for the Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property (SPIPRPP). Justice John Tsoho gave the order ...
Forgery: Court issues arrest warrant against UK-based investigatorVanguard
Court orders arrest of Buhari's probe panel investigatorPremium Times
Court orders arrest of ex-presidential panel's investigator UwajehThe Nation Newspaper
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N8.1trn looted by 15 revenue-generating agencies under Jonathan – FG – Vanguard


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N8.1trn looted by 15 revenue-generating agencies under Jonathan – FG
Vanguard
By Emmanuel Elebeke. The federal government says 15 revenue generating agencies of the federal government failed to remit N8.1 trillion to the Federation Account between 2010 and 2015. Minister for Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed. The minister of ...
Buhari govt spent N1.3trn on infrastructural projects in 2 years – Lai MohammedDaily Post Nigeria
15 agencies failed to remit N8.1trn to federation account under Jonathan, says Lai MohammedDaily Trust
FG discovers N8.1t fraud in 15 revenue generating agenciesThe Eagle Online

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Delta APC elects factional leaders – Daily Post Nigeria


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Delta APC elects factional leaders
Daily Post Nigeria
Former deputy chairman of Delta State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Cyril Ogodor on Monday emerged as the state chairman of the party at a congress held at the play ground of the temporary site of the Federal College of Education ...
APC should not be for all comers – OshiomholeThe Nation Newspaper
Rescheduled Delta APC congress ongoingVanguard
BREAKING: Ogodo elected Delta APC chairmanThe Punch
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Dino Melaye reveals what he will continue to do dead or alive – Daily Post Nigeria


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Dino Melaye reveals what he will continue to do dead or alive
Daily Post Nigeria
Dino Melaye, Senator representing Kogi West, on Monday declared that he remains unmoved in his resolve to always speak against, “oppression and injustice” undewr the current administration. The lawmaker said despite his face-off with the police, he was ...
Saraki betrayed us, I regret supporting him – Ali NdumeVanguard
Melaye breaks silence, says I've bounced backDaily Trust

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Police arrests key Offa bank robbers [PHOTOS] – Daily Post Nigeria


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Police arrests key Offa bank robbers [PHOTOS]
Daily Post Nigeria
The Police have arrested key members of the gang that attacked banks in Kwara. The robbery left many residents and policemen dead. On Monday, a statement released to PRNigeria confirmed the arrest of two of whose photos were realeased.
Police arrest 'most-wanted' Offa robbery suspectsPremium Times
Police arrest another wanted Offa robbery suspectPulse Nigeria
Offa Robbery: Police arrest two wanted gang leadersTV360
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Atiku, others visit Jang in prison – Vanguard


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Atiku, others visit Jang in prison
Vanguard
Notable politicians, including former Vice President Atiku Abubakar have paid solidarity visit to former Plateau Governor Jonah Jane, being remanded in Jos prison over allegation of money laundry and misappropriation. Mr Luka Ayedoo, the Public ...
Atiku denies visiting ex-Plateau Governor Jang in prisonPremium Times
Top News of the Day: Monday, May 21Daily Sun
Alleged fraud: Atiku, Gana, others visit Jang in prisonDaily Post Nigeria
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Updated: Panic as ex-PDP spokesman, Metuh collapses in court – Vanguard


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Updated: Panic as ex-PDP spokesman, Metuh collapses in court
Vanguard
By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – There was pandemonium at the Federal High Court in Abuja this morning, as former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh, fell down and collapsed while on his way to the dock ...
5 times Olisa Metuh went dramatic during trialPulse Nigeria
Olisa Metuh falls in courtPremium Times
UPDATED: Olisa Metuh Collapses In CourtCHANNELS TELEVISION
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If We Obey God, Our Nation Will Change – Osinbajo – CHANNELS TELEVISION


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If We Obey God, Our Nation Will Change – Osinbajo
CHANNELS TELEVISION
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has emphasised the importance of obedience to God's word and instruction noting that they are essential for successful nation-building. According to him, the church has its role to play in nation building. Creativity ...
Doing things differently is what we need to move the nation forward – VP OsinbajoVanguard
Our nation will change if we obey God - OsinbajoNAIJA.NG

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Ekiti Poll: APC kicks as court okays hearing on suit seeking to disqualify Fayemi – Vanguard


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Ekiti Poll: APC kicks as court okays hearing on suit seeking to disqualify Fayemi
Vanguard
By Ikechukwu Nnochiri. ABUJA – A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting at Bwari, has okayed hearing on a suit challenging eligibility of the Minister of Mines and Solid Minerals, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, to participate in the forthcoming ...
EKITI POLL: Fayemi may run into trouble as Court agrees to hear suit seeking to disqualify himRipples Nigeria
Ekiti poll: Court okays hearing on suit seeking to disqualify FayemiNAIJA.NG

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Amaechi’s ally, Ojukaye Flag Amachree emerges new Rivers APC chairman – Daily Post Nigeria


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Amaechi's ally, Ojukaye Flag Amachree emerges new Rivers APC chairman
Daily Post Nigeria
A former Chairman of Asari-Toru local government area, Ojukaye Flag-Amachree, has emerged the new State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State. The emergence of Ojukaye as the new Rivers State Chairman of APC came by ...
Rivers APC elects new leaders amidst boycott by senator's factionPremium Times
Amaechi's friend, Amachree, emerges Rivers APC ChairVanguard
Patriotism As Incentive To ServeLeadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)
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Fani-Kayode reacts to Timi Frank’s apology to Jonathan, attack on Buhari – Daily Post Nigeria


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Fani-Kayode reacts to Timi Frank's apology to Jonathan, attack on Buhari
Daily Post Nigeria
Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, has reacted to the apology tendered by the ex-Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Timi Frank to the immediate past President, Goodluck Jonathan. The Peoples Democratic ...

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Those I displaced in 2011 election’re after me –Okorocha – Daily Sun


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Those I displaced in 2011 election're after me –Okorocha
Daily Sun
Stanley Uzoaru, Owerri. Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha has cried out over alleged gang-up against him by those he described as godfathers and elite who he displaced in 2011 governorship poll, using the 2019 election as their battleline. According ...
2019: I can win with APGA, says OkorochaVanguard
Okorocha blasts Senator Anyanwu for “wasting eight years in Senate”Daily Post Nigeria
You have no reason to criticise me, Okorocha tells AnyanwuThe Nation Newspaper

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Whenever Wike is up to some mischief, he raises wild allegations – APC – Vanguard


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Whenever Wike is up to some mischief, he raises wild allegations – APC
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By Egufe Yafugborhi. Rivers State governor, Mr Nyesom Wike, has alerted Nigerians that the All Progressives Congress, APC-led Federal Government was plotting to assassinate him in a crowd and claim accidental discharge. Rivers State Governor, Nyesom ...
FG, Wike fight dirty over assassination allegationDaily Sun
FG plans to assassinate me, says WikeThe Punch
FG Plans To Assassinate Me -WikeThe Tide
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nPDP members ‘ll be assimilated seamlessly — Ologbondiyan – Vanguard


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nPDP members 'll be assimilated seamlessly — Ologbondiyan
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By Dirisu Yakubu. ABUJA—Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has assured former members of the party, who defected to All Progressives Congress, APC, that the process of rejoining it would be seamless. Kola Ologbondiyan. It also accused President ...
APC, nPDP to meet today – BarajeDaily Trust
APC, nPDP in talks to avert Saraki, Dogara, others exitThe Nation Newspaper
Parallel congresses unhealthy, dangerous – APC chieftainThe Punch
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Bandits abduct 3 housewives in Maganda, Birnin Gwari – Vanguard


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Bandits abduct 3 housewives in Maganda, Birnin Gwari
Vanguard
By Kingsley Omonobi & David Odama. Boko Haram: Worshippers escape death as brave civilians foil suicide bomb attack in Yobe. The Female Suicide Bomber and suicide vest that failed to detonate. ABUJA—Tragedy was averted at a mosque in Gashua ...
Birnin-Gwari: One killed, six abducted in fresh attackPremium Times
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Five men allegedly rape, videotape teenagers in Ondo – The Punch


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Five men allegedly rape, videotape teenagers in Ondo
The Punch
Peter Dada, Akure. Five persons have been arrested by men of the Ondo State Police Command for allegedly raping two female teenagers in the Odoside area of Ondo town, Ondo State. The state police command spokesperson, Mr. Femi Joseph, who ...
I was under a spell, says man who stabbed girlfriendGuardian (blog)
Police arrest four suspected abductors in OndoThe Nation Newspaper
Passengers behead cyclist, disappear with headNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Challenges before Lagos APC chairman – The Nation Newspaper


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Challenges before Lagos APC chairman
The Nation Newspaper
Former Lagos State Commissioner for Home Affairs Tunde Balogun was elected chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the weekend. Group Political Editor EMMANUEL OLADESU examines the challenges that will confront the new leadership.
Nigeria's ruling APC in crises; factional congresses held across statesPremium Times
No rivalry between me, Tinubu, Asiwaju is undoubtedly my leader – BanireVanguard
APC state congress electionDaily Sun
THISDAY Newspapers -Independent Newspapers Limited -Daily Trust -New Telegraph Newspaper
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Herdsmen kill two soldiers, take captive; burn operational vehicle in Benue/Taraba – Vanguard


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Herdsmen kill two soldiers, take captive; burn operational vehicle in Benue/Taraba
Vanguard
By Peter Duru Makurdi – Two personnel of the Operation Whirl Stroke were at the early hours of Sunday reportedly ambushed and killed by suspected herdsmen at Tseke village a border community between Benue and Taraba states in Logo local ...
2 soldiers feared killed, others abducted in BenueDaily Sun

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Okorocha blasts Senator Anyanwu for “wasting eight years in Senate” – Daily Post Nigeria


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Okorocha blasts Senator Anyanwu for “wasting eight years in Senate”
Daily Post Nigeria
Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha has fired back at former Senator, Chris Anyanwu, over her recent remarks about his administration. Okorocha, in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Sam Onwuemedo, said Anyanwu does not have the ...
2019: I can win with APGA, says OkorochaVanguard
Those I displaced in 2011 election're after me –OkorochaDaily Sun
Gov. Rochas, Why Won't Apc Alliance Fight Back?The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog)

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Again, Obasanjo laments pervasive insecurity in Nigeria – The Nation Newspaper


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Again, Obasanjo laments pervasive insecurity in Nigeria
The Nation Newspaper
Former President Olusegun Obadanjo has again decried the pervasive insecurity across the country, saying he does “not know of any Nigerian living or dead today who could boast of being adequately secured.” Obasanjo recalled that he met on grounds, ...
My prison experience enriched me, says ObasanjoThe Punch
Now that we have new free moneyDaily Trust
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Kogi workers’ verification sets state on path of progress – The Eagle Online


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Kogi workers' verification sets state on path of progress
The Eagle Online
The Director-General of Media and Publicity in Kogi, Kingsley Fanwo, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Lokoja. By The Eagle Online On May 20, 2018. Share. The Kogi Government says the staff verification exercise ...
Kogi IGR increases to N1bn monthly – OfficialPremium Times

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My prison experience enriched me – Obasanjo – Vanguard


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My prison experience enriched me – Obasanjo
Vanguard
Supports move for review of NSCDC law. By Daud Olatunji. ABEOKUTA-Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has described his imprisonment by the former head of State, late Gen. Sani Abacha(rtd) as a blessing . The President also said his prison ...

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Oshiomhole reacts to outcome of APC congress – Daily Post Nigeria


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Oshiomhole reacts to outcome of APC congress
Daily Post Nigeria
A former Governor of Edo State Adams Oshiomhole, has advised the newly elected state executives of the party to abstain from extortion. NAN reports that Oshiomhole gave the advice on Sunday in Benin when the newly elected State Working Committee, ...
2019: Oshiomhole tasks new Edo APC excos on credible candidatesVanguard
100 Edo secondary school students trafficked to Libya in four months – Obaseki's aideThe Eagle Online
Don't select candidates on cash basis, Oshiomhole advises Edo excoDaily Trust
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NSCDC arrests 30 pipeline vandals, oil thieves in Bayelsa – Daily Post Nigeria


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NSCDC arrests 30 pipeline vandals, oil thieves in Bayelsa
Daily Post Nigeria
Godwin Nwachukwu, Bayelsa Commandant, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), said on Sunday that the command arrested 30 suspects over various offences between January and April. Nwachukwu said in Yenagoa that the suspects were ...
NSCDC arrests 30 suspects in BayelsaThe Nation Newspaper

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Shehu Sani reacts to foiled suicide attack at Yobe mosque – Daily Post Nigeria


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Shehu Sani reacts to foiled suicide attack at Yobe mosque
Daily Post Nigeria
Shehu Sani, the senator representing Kaduna central, has reacted to foiled suicide attack on Yobe mosque. DAILY POST reports that a vigilant member of Gashua village in Gujba local government area of Yobe state on Sunday averted a devastating suicide ...
Deaths Averted: Suicide bomber caught inside mosquePremium Times
Many worshippers escape death as brave civilians foil suicide bomb attackVanguard
How courageous civilians foil suicide attack in Yobe mosque – ArmyPulse Nigeria
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Dickson solicits prayers for Buhari, Osinbajo, others – Vanguard


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Dickson solicits prayers for Buhari, Osinbajo, others
Vanguard
Aso Villa Chapel presents Gov. Dickson a “Legal Bible”. By Dirisu Yakubu. ABUJA-The Aso Rock Chapel yesterday honoured Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State with a presentation of a “Legacy Bible,” in appreciation of his support in the promotion of ...
Aso Villa Chapel presents Gov. Dickson a “Legacy Bible”Premium Times
Dismantling Bayelsa multimillion-naira fraud industryThe Punch
Aso Villa Chapel presents Dickson 'Legacy Bible'The Nation Newspaper

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Dickson solicits prayers for Buhari, Osinbajo, others – Vanguard


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Dickson solicits prayers for Buhari, Osinbajo, others
Vanguard
Aso Villa Chapel presents Gov. Dickson a “Legal Bible”. By Dirisu Yakubu. ABUJA-The Aso Rock Chapel yesterday honoured Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State with a presentation of a “Legacy Bible,” in appreciation of his support in the promotion of ...
Aso Villa Chapel presents Gov. Dickson a “Legacy Bible”Premium Times
Dismantling Bayelsa multimillion-naira fraud industryThe Punch
Aso Villa Chapel presents Dickson 'Legacy Bible'The Nation Newspaper

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Policemen struggle to disarm NSCDC official in embarrassing video – NAIJA.NG


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Policemen struggle to disarm NSCDC official in embarrassing video
NAIJA.NG
A video of three policemen struggling to disarm an official of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has surfaced online. The Cable in tweet on Saturday, May 20, shared the video where the police officers were seen struggling with the ...

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Policemen struggle to disarm NSCDC official in embarrassing video – NAIJA.NG


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Policemen struggle to disarm NSCDC official in embarrassing video
NAIJA.NG
A video of three policemen struggling to disarm an official of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has surfaced online. The Cable in tweet on Saturday, May 20, shared the video where the police officers were seen struggling with the ...

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Omisore dumps PDP for SDP, to run for Osun Governor – Daily Post Nigeria


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Omisore dumps PDP for SDP, to run for Osun Governor
Daily Post Nigeria
The former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore on Saturday announced his exit from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and formally declared for Social Democratic Party (SDP). Omisore, in a press statement he personally signed and ...
SDP candidate will be president in 2019 –AdeniranThe Punch
We are determined to rescue Nigerians in 2019 — Professor AlkaliVanguard

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Omisore dumps PDP for SDP, to run for Osun Governor – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Omisore dumps PDP for SDP, to run for Osun Governor
Daily Post Nigeria
The former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore on Saturday announced his exit from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and formally declared for Social Democratic Party (SDP). Omisore, in a press statement he personally signed and ...
SDP candidate will be president in 2019 –AdeniranThe Punch
We are determined to rescue Nigerians in 2019 — Professor AlkaliVanguard

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Trouble in the House of God: Buhari’s cash gift divides CAN – Vanguard


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Trouble in the House of God: Buhari's cash gift divides CAN
Vanguard
By Sam Eyoboka. National Christian Elders Forum, NCEF, is accusing the leadership of the Christian of Nigeria (CAN) of corruption and abuse of office. Specifically, the forum alleged that the leadership of the umbrella organisation for Christians in ...
Trouble as President Buhari's alleged cash gift divides CANNAIJA.NG
NCEF accuses CAN of corruption over alleged President Buhari's N40 million cash giftTODAY.NG

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Trouble in the House of God: Buhari’s cash gift divides CAN – Vanguard


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Trouble in the House of God: Buhari's cash gift divides CAN
Vanguard
By Sam Eyoboka. National Christian Elders Forum, NCEF, is accusing the leadership of the Christian of Nigeria (CAN) of corruption and abuse of office. Specifically, the forum alleged that the leadership of the umbrella organisation for Christians in ...
Trouble as President Buhari's alleged cash gift divides CANNAIJA.NG
NCEF accuses CAN of corruption over alleged President Buhari's N40 million cash giftTODAY.NG

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Buhari salutes Falana at 60 – Daily Trust


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Buhari salutes Falana at 60
Daily Trust
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday sent warm greetings to erudite lawyer and human rights activist, Mr Femi Falana, SAN, on his 60th birthday. Buhari, according to a statement by his spokesman Mr Femi Adesina, joins family members, friends and ...
President Buhari congratulates Falana on 60th birthdayVanguard

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Buhari salutes Falana at 60 – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Buhari salutes Falana at 60
Daily Trust
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday sent warm greetings to erudite lawyer and human rights activist, Mr Femi Falana, SAN, on his 60th birthday. Buhari, according to a statement by his spokesman Mr Femi Adesina, joins family members, friends and ...
President Buhari congratulates Falana on 60th birthdayVanguard

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Political parties are failing Nigerians yet again – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Political parties are failing Nigerians yet again
Daily Trust
The lack of internal democracy, mobilising political support along tribal and regional lines, and using violence to intimidate rivals or force certain opinions are some features of some of the political parties in Nigeria today. They are also used as ...
Fears over 2019 electionsThe Nation Newspaper
Tackling vote buying in NigeriaNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Ekiti: As we inch towards 14 July – The Nation Newspaper


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Ekiti: As we inch towards 14 July
The Nation Newspaper
House of War” is a chronicle of the bitter and bloody struggle for political power in Nigeria's Second Republic, especially among the followers of the late sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo. It is the story of the schism in the Awo camp and how Awoists ...
Ekiti APC gov primary and windfall for delegatesThe Punch
Ekiti guber: Fayose jittery over Fayemi's candidacy – APCDaily Post Nigeria
APC debunks Fayose's claim to Use FUOYE VC to rig Ekiti pollVanguard
Pulse Nigeria -Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog) -The Eagle Online -New Telegraph Newspaper
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Parallel APC executives emerge in 8 states – Vanguard


Vanguard

Parallel APC executives emerge in 8 states
Vanguard
•Free-for-all in Ondo, Rep attacked with machete. By our reporters. The state congresses of the All Progressives Congress, APC, ended in predictable confusion in many states, yesterday, with the crisis rocking the party prompting parallel state ...
APC adopts voice-vote for congresses in Cross RiverDaily Post Nigeria
State Congresses Further Divide APCDaily Trust
2019: Okorocha battles 'allied forces' in ImoThe Nation Newspaper
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19 health workers injured in Edo crash – The Punch


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19 health workers injured in Edo crash
The Punch
Alexander Okere. About 19 persons have been reportedly injured in an accident on the Benin-Auchi Expressway in Edo State. The victims were said to be members of the Joint Health Sector Union from the University of Benin Teaching Hospital. It was learnt ...
21 UBTH JOHESU members in auto crashNigerian Observer
19 JOHESU members involved in auto crashTheCable

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Shettima queries commissioner over shoe polish empowerment – The Nation Newspaper


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Shettima queries commissioner over shoe polish empowerment
The Nation Newspaper
Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima has queried Commissioner for Higher Education and aspirant for the House of Representatives, Usman Jaha (Babawo), for distributing kits with shoe polish and other items to youths in Gwoza as part of his personal ...

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IPOB attacks Ohanaeze, opposes Awka restructuring seminar – Vanguard


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IPOB attacks Ohanaeze, opposes Awka restructuring seminar
Vanguard
By Emeka Mamah. Enugu – The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has drawn the battle line with the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, over the latter's plan to hold a seminar on restructuring at Awka, Anambra State, tomorrow.
The unending cry of marginalisation by NdigboBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Restructuring summit: Police assures of adequate security during Ohanaeze eventDaily Post Nigeria
Attend Ohanaeze summit at your risk, IPOB warnsThe Punch
The Nation Newspaper
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Sabotage of APC congresses targeted at Buhari — Marafa – The Punch


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Sabotage of APC congresses targeted at Buhari — Marafa
The Punch
An All Progressives Congress member, representing Zamfara Central Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Kabiru Marafa, discusses the political and security crises rocking the party in the state in this interview with LEKE BAIYEWU.
Serving Commissioner emerges APC Chairman in ZamfaraVanguard
Health commissioner elected as new Zamfara APC chairmanDaily Trust

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Awards conferred on Okowa speak volumes of his performance – Hon. Tebite – Vanguard


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Awards conferred on Okowa speak volumes of his performance – Hon. Tebite
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OLOROGUN Taleb Tebite is a former member of the Delta State House of Assembly representing Ughelli South Constituency between 2007 and 2015. In this interview, Tebite speaks on the awards conferred on Governor Ifeanyi Okowa by different media ...
Governor Okowa loses aide, OmeneDaily Post Nigeria

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Work on 2nd Niger bridge 50% complete, compensation hit N5bn – Vanguard


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Work on 2nd Niger bridge 50% complete, compensation hit N5bn
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As FG pays contractor whole on Zik mausoleum. By Favour Nnabugwu. Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, on Saturday, said work is ongoing at the second Niger Bridge as compensation from both end of Anambra and Delta hit ...
Fashola reassures on completion of Second Niger BridgeThe Nation Newspaper

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Tunde Balogun emerges Lagos APC chairman – Daily Post Nigeria


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Tunde Balogun emerges Lagos APC chairman
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Alhaji Tunde Balogun has emerged the chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos. The Chairman of the APC Congress Committee in the state, Senator Uche Ekwuenife, had earlier said there would be no voting during the exercise. Thus, the ...
Tunde Balogun Elected Lagos APC ChairmanCHANNELS TELEVISION

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NAF newly acquired Combat Helicopters unleashes fire power on terrorists camp – The Eagle Online


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NAF newly acquired Combat Helicopters unleashes fire power on terrorists camp
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The NAF's Director of Public Relations and Information, AVM. Olatokunbo Adesanya, who confirmed this in a statement on Saturday in Abuja, said the air operation was carried out on Thursday. By The Eagle Online On May 19, 2018. Share. The Nigerian Air ...
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Troops Kill Two Terrorists, Arrest 11 Others After 'Fierce Gunfight'CHANNELS TELEVISION
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Ebonyi, Enugu govs beg FG for refund of N45bn spent on federal roads – Vanguard


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Ebonyi, Enugu govs beg FG for refund of N45bn spent on federal roads
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By Favour Nnabugwu Two State Governors are seeking a refund of N45biliion from the federal government for the rehabilitation of federal roads in their domains. Babatunde Fashola inspect the reconstruction and rehabilitation of Enugu-Port Harcourt dual ...
Fashola urges state governments to partner with DisCosThe Eagle Online
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Minister to govs: Stop further intervention on FG roadsNew Telegraph Newspaper
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Army starts `Whirl Stroke’ against armed herdsmen, militia groups – The Nation Newspaper


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Army starts `Whirl Stroke' against armed herdsmen, militia groups
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The military has lunched Operation Whirl Stroke for Benue, Nasarawa, Taraba and Zamfara states, to counter armed herdsmen and militia groups operating in the areas. The Acting Director of Defence Information, Brig.- Gen, John Agim , said at the ...
Killings: Army, NAF begin operation in Benue, Nasarawa, Taraba, ZamfaraNew Telegraph Newspaper
Army Lunches 'Whirl Stroke' in Troubled Benue,Nasarawa,Taraba, Others Over Herdsmen, Farmers ClashesThe Streetjournal
Military starts full-scale operation in Benue, three othersThe Punch
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Ogiame beat me to something , —Ooni Of Ife – Vanguard


Ogiame beat me to something , —Ooni Of Ife
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BY JIMITOTA ONOYUME. OIL rich city of Warri, Delta state was agog penultimate Monday when the Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, visited his fellow monarch, His Majesty Olu of Warri, Ogiame, Ikenwoli. It was a day ...

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Taraba crisis: Army probe panel dismisses TY Danjuma’s allegation – Vanguard


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Taraba crisis: Army probe panel dismisses TY Danjuma's allegation
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*Ex-Defence Minister refused to appear, says panel. *Says politicians behind crisis. By Joseph Erunke. ABUJA-THE probe panel set up by the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.General Tukur Buratai, to investigate allegations made against the Nigerian Army in the ...
Killings: Nigerian Army releases report on TY Danjuma's allegationPremium Times
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Army Probe Panel Fault TY Danjuma's ClaimNigeria News
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