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Benue assembly confirms Onum as new chief judge – National Accord


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Benue assembly confirms Onum as new chief judge
National Accord
The Benue House of Assembly on Friday confirmed the nomination of Justice Adam Onum as the new Chief Judge (CJ) of the state. The confirmation followed a letter of nomination addressed to the Speaker and read on the floor by the the Deputy Speaker, Mr ...
BREAKING: Benue Assembly confirms Idoma man as Chief JudgeThe Punch

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20-year-old man in court for allegedly abducting teenage girl – The Punch


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20-year-old man in court for allegedly abducting teenage girl
The Punch
A trader, Awolu Sahadi, who allegedly abducted a teenage girl for two weeks was on Friday brought before Chief Magistrate Taiwo Akanni of an Ikeja Chief Magistrates' Court. The accused, 20, a resident of Agege, a suburb of Lagos, is facing a charge of ...
He covered her mouth, took the teenage girl to his room, raped herVanguard
40-Yr-Old Security Guard Docked For Allegedly Raping TeenagerNaija News

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Libya slavery: 1317 Nigerians rescued in 10 days – Vanguard


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Libya slavery: 1317 Nigerians rescued in 10 days
Vanguard
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says a total of 1,317 Nigerians have voluntarily returned from Libya in the last 10 days having been stranded in the volatile country en route Europe. The Director-General of NEMA, Alhaji Mustapha ...
365 Nigerians Return From LibyaCHANNELS TELEVISION
More Nigerians return from LibyaThe Eagle Online
We ate animal leftovers to survive in Libya –ReturneesNew Telegraph Newspaper
Naija News -The Nation Newspaper -Bismarck Tribune -Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)
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All posts tagged "Nyesom Wike" – Verge24 (blog)


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All posts tagged "Nyesom Wike"
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Amaechi: Wike was my Staff, One of My Sons The ex governor of Rivers state and the current Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has said the... Misplaced Priority? - Governor Wike Gives Rivers Lawmakers 16 Exotic SUVs. Naija News2 weeks ago ...
Wike pledges religious tolerance in RiversBlueprint newspapers Limited (blog)

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Operation Cobra: FRSC arrests 6000 offenders – P.M. News


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Operation Cobra: FRSC arrests 6000 offenders
P.M. News
The Federal Road Safety Corps says it arrested at least 6,000 offenders in its ongoing Operation Cobra launched in July to check life threatening traffic offences. The Corps Marshal, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, stated this at a session with FRSC zonal ...
Nigeria: Agency arrests 6000 traffic offendersJournalducameroun.com - English - (press release)

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Three staff of LASU, arraigned over alleged forgery, extortion – Vanguard


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Three staff of LASU, arraigned over alleged forgery, extortion
Vanguard
Lagos—Three staff of Lagos State University Mubin Raji 43, Alli Ajose 58 and Bankole Odofin 62, were yesterday arraigned before an Ebute-Metta Chief Magistrate's Court sitting at Oyingbo over alleged abuse of office, false certificates and extortion ...

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Ajimobi presents N267b budget to Oyo Assembly – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Ajimobi presents N267b budget to Oyo Assembly
Daily Post Nigeria
Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Thursday presented a budget of N267b, which represented an increase of 28% on the 2017 budget to the state House of Assembly. The budget christened “Budget of Stabilization” has a difference of N60b from that of ...
Oyo proposes N267 billion for 2018Premium Times
Ajimobi presents N267b budgetThe Nation Newspaper
Ajimobi proposes N267.4b, Ortom budgets N178b for 2018Guardian (blog)
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Senate Queries N10bn Expenditure On Solar Power For Varsities – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Senate Queries N10bn Expenditure On Solar Power For Varsities
Leadership Newspapers
The Senate Committee on Power, Steel Development and Metallurgy, yesterday demanded explanation on the solar power projects for nine universities estimated to gulp a whopping sum of N10 billion. Meanwhile, the committee turned back minister of Power ...
Senate walks out Fashola for lack of budget documentsVanguard
2018: Senate queries N10bn solar streetlight project in varsitiesThe Punch
Senate queries N10b solar power project for varsitiesThe Nation Newspaper
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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
1. The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has said that it is worried over the inability of internet users to use their leftover data after expiration date, saying that it will soon issue a directive to the service providers to give 14 days ...
INEC registers 21 new political partiesVanguard
Breaking: INEC registers 21 more political partiesThe Eagle Online

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Murder of Ex-PDP Chairman’s Son: Family of ‘killer wife’ tried to hide evidence — Police – Vanguard


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Murder of Ex-PDP Chairman's Son: Family of 'killer wife' tried to hide evidence — Police
Vanguard
ABUJA—The Nigerian Police Force, yesterday, alleged before an Abuja High Court at Jabi that family members of Maryam Sanda, wife of murdered son of erstwhile Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Bilyamin Bello, attempted to hide evidence ...
Why Court denied Maryam Sanda bail for second timeDaily Post Nigeria
Nigeria: Husband Murder - Court Denies Maryam Sanda BailAllAfrica.com
Maryam Sanda, mother, two others arraigned for alleged murder of ex-PDP chair's sonThe Nation Newspaper
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NYSC: How I killed corps member after sex – Driver – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

NYSC: How I killed corps member after sex – Driver
Daily Post Nigeria
A driving instructor, identified as Festus Udoh, has narrated how he lured a 23-year-old National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, member, Modupe Kawose, into a bush at Mawuko, Odeda Local Government Area of Ogun State, raped and strangled her. The corps ...
How I raped, killed youth corps member — SuspectVanguard
Nigeria: Driving School Instructor Rapes, Kills Corps Member in OgunAllAfrica.com
Police arrest driving instructor for killing corps memberThe Nation Newspaper
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‘You can’t try me over N5.3bn alleged fraud’ – Chimaroke Nnamani tells Lagos court – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

'You can't try me over N5.3bn alleged fraud' – Chimaroke Nnamani tells Lagos court
Daily Post Nigeria
Former Governor of Enugu State, Chimaroke Nnamani, has challenged the jurisdiction of a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos to try him on allegations of fraud to the tune of N5.3billion. This followed a bench warrant issued by Justice Chuka Obiozor ...
Alleged N5.3bn Fraud: Ex-Enugu gov, Nnamani challenges court's jurisdiction to try himVanguard
Nnamani seeks perpetual injunction against EFCC, othersThe Nation Newspaper
Again, fugitive ex-governor absent at corruption trialPremium Times
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INEC sacks two officials over Gov. Bello’s double registration – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

INEC sacks two officials over Gov. Bello's double registration
Daily Post Nigeria
The Independent National Electoral commission, INEC, has dismissed two officials for their alleged roles in the electoral scandal involving the Kogi State Governor, Yahya Bello. Gov Bello, who is being accused of double voter registration cannot be ...
Parties now 67 as INEC registers 21 associationsThe Nation Newspaper
INEC sacks 3 staff over Kogi gov's double voter registrationDaily Trust
Bello chasing shadows with former govts' probe – Ex-gov IdrisThe Punch
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Ondo APC: A house of commotion? – Vanguard


Vanguard

Ondo APC: A house of commotion?
Vanguard
ALL seems not to be well within the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ondo State. The party has been wobbling and fumbling since the conduct of its governorship primaries in September 2016. Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu. Regrettably, the ...

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Atiku’s not a threat to APC — Idahosa – Vanguard


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Atiku's not a threat to APC — Idahosa
Vanguard
CHIEF Charles Idahosa is a Special Adviser on Political Matters to former governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole. In this interview, Idahosa, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, states that the reason given by former Vice President ...
2019: Group Endorse Atiku For PresidencyLeadership Newspapers
Bello Adoke: An Unusual Hero of Democracy, By Majeed DahiruPremium Times
PDP's Bet on Atiku to Take it Back to PowerTHISDAY Newspapers
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IGR: Ugwuanyi disbands manual collection of revenues – Vanguard


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IGR: Ugwuanyi disbands manual collection of revenues
Vanguard
Enugu—In a bid to fully actualize the ongoing reform programmes in the Enugu State Internal Revenue Service, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has disbanded manual collection of government revenues in the state in order to align with the current realities in ...
Enugu government bans manual collection of state revenuesGuardian (blog)
Enugu approves N30m scholarship for 300 undergraduatesNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Anambra Central: Umeh dismisses Justice Tsoho’s ruling – Vanguard


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Anambra Central: Umeh dismisses Justice Tsoho's ruling
Vanguard
AWKA—FORMER National Chairman of All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, and candidate of the party for the rescheduled Anambra Central Senatorial rerun election, Chief Victor Umeh yesterday, dismissed the ruling by Justice Tsoho of the Federal High ...
Join APGA or lose your seats, Obiano warns Southeast governorsPremium Times
Wille Obiano tells South-East governors to join APGA or risk losing 2019 ElectionInformation Nigeria
Gov Obiano Tells Southeast Governors To Join APGANaija News
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Criticisms trial Govs’ approval of N1bn to fight Boko Haram – Vanguard


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Criticisms trial Govs' approval of N1bn to fight Boko Haram
Vanguard
ABUJA — The National Economic Council, NEC, at its meeting in Abuja yesterday resolved that $1 billion be withdrawn from the Excess Crude Account to boost the fight against insurgency by the military, just as it came to light that at least five ...
SPECIAL REPORT: November of Deaths: Over 200 killed in attacks across Northern NigeriaPremium Times
Approval of $1 billion is for 2019 election not to fight Boko Haram – Fani-Kayode allegesDaily Post Nigeria
Govs approve $1bn for Boko Haram warDaily Trust
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Court stops El-Rufai from sacking 21780 teachers – The Nation Newspaper


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Court stops El-Rufai from sacking 21780 teachers
The Nation Newspaper
The Kaduna Division of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria yesterday ordered the Kaduna State government to stop the proposed sack of 21,780 primary school teachers who failed its competency test, pending court injunction. The teachers, in October ...
Court stops El-Rufai from sacking 21000 Kaduna teachersDaily Post Nigeria
El-Rufai's Plan To Sack 21780 Kaduna Teachers Suffers Setback As Court Intervenes360Nobs.com
Court Stops El-Rufai From Sacking 20000 Teachers In KadunaNaija News
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Sea robbers, cult members kill two, injure policeman in Bayelsa – The Punch


The Punch

Sea robbers, cult members kill two, injure policeman in Bayelsa
The Punch
Hoodlums, suspected to be sea robbers and cult members, have killed two persons and injured a policeman in Bayelsa State. The incident occurred on Wednesday in Ekeki, Yenagoa, and the Akassa-Yenagoa waterways. It was learnt that suspected armed cult ...
Pirates, cultists kill two in BayelsaThe Nation Newspaper
Suspected sea pirates, cultists kill two, injure policeman in BayelsaGuardian (blog)
One Pronounced Dead In Fresh Bayelsa AttackSaharaReporters.com
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You’re our greatest partners in devt of Lagos, Ambode tells religious leaders – Vanguard


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You're our greatest partners in devt of Lagos, Ambode tells religious leaders
Vanguard
Lagos state Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has extolled the contributions of religious groups in the development of the State, describing the spiritual leaders as great partners and pillars in the effort to bring greater progress to the State and ...
Ambode: Civil Servants must acquire commercial, behavioural skillsP.M. News
Ambode to journalists: Promote excellence in governance alwaysThe Eagle Online
Ambode names park after ex-governors, lauds their achievementsPremium Times
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Budget defence: You must appear before us, Reps tell Enelemah – Vanguard


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Budget defence: You must appear before us, Reps tell Enelemah
Vanguard
ABUJA—HOUSE of Representatives Committee on Commerce, yesterday, said unless the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Okechukwu Enelemah appears before it, the Ministry's 2018 budget defence would not hold. The committee took the decision at ...
Reps put N26bn industry ministry's budget on holdThe Punch

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EFCC denies issuing warrant for Maina’s arrest – The Punch


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EFCC denies issuing warrant for Maina's arrest
The Punch
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Thursday denied issuing a bench warrant for the arrest of the ex-Chairman of the Presidential Pension Reform Task Force, Mr. Abdul-Rasheed Maina. The EFCC stated this in a counter-affidavit deposed to by ...
Focus on the liers who deceive Buhari in Aso Rock – MainaNaija News
We never issued warrant for Maina's arrest —EFCCRipples Nigeria

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TCN eyes 6000mw in 2018 – The Nation Newspaper


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TCN eyes 6000mw in 2018
The Nation Newspaper
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), yesterday said it was working towards a national peak of 6,000 Megawatts (Mw) of electricity in early 2018. Its Interim Managing Director, Usman Gur Mohammed, who made this known in Abuja, said early this year ...
Nigeria transmits 5156MW electricity, highest ever – OfficialPremium Times
EU pledges €25m for Nigeria's power transmission expansionThe Punch

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Osinbajo, Gowon, Dogara, Adebayo attend Christmas Carol at Villa – Vanguard


Vanguard

Osinbajo, Gowon, Dogara, Adebayo attend Christmas Carol at Villa
Vanguard
ABUJA—VICE President, Yemi Osinbajo, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon and the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye were among the ...
Osinbajo, Gowon, Shonekan, Adeboye attend carol in VillaThe Punch
Osinbajo, Gowon, Adeboye hold Christmas concert in Aso RockThe Nation Newspaper

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African Union Sports Ministers meeting calls for AUSC games bids – Vanguard


African Union Sports Ministers meeting calls for AUSC games bids
Vanguard
The 1st Session of the African Union of Sports Council AUSC Region 2 Ministers Meeting has ended at the ECOWAS Parliament Auditorium Abuja with a call for bids for the hosting of the Maiden AUSC Region 2 Games. In addition, member countries were ...

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President Buhari returns to Nigeria from France – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

President Buhari returns to Nigeria from France
Daily Post Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari has landed in Abuja, after participating at the 'One Planet' summit in Paris, France. Buhari had left the country on Monday. His aircraft arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja around 4:35pm on ...
Buhari returns to Abuja from ParisPremium Times
Over 12m farmers join rice, wheat revolution, says BuhariThe Nation Newspaper
President Buhari Returns To Nigeria After Paris SummitCHANNELS TELEVISION
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Aisha Buhari empowers 1000 Bauchi women, youths – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Aisha Buhari empowers 1000 Bauchi women, youths
Daily Trust
Wife of the president, Hajiya Aisha Buhari has empowered 1,000 women and youths who were trained in various skills in Bauchi state. The trainings, which were organised through her pet project, 'Future Assured', provide various interventions to the less ...
Go to school, I did after marriage – Aisha BuhariThe Punch
Aisha Buhari Reiterates Commitment to Improve Lives of Women, YouthsSundiataPost (press release) (blog)
Bauchi to distribute kits worth N1.5bn to womenThe Nation Newspaper

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PDP convention, Daniel, Ladoja back Secondu – New Telegraph Newspaper


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PDP convention, Daniel, Ladoja back Secondu
New Telegraph Newspaper
Former Ogun State governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel and his Oyo State counterpart, Senator Rashidi Ladoja have thrown their weight behind the election of Prince Uche Secondus as National Chairman of the People Democratic Party (PDP). Daniel and Ladoja ...

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50 prison inmates to write 2018 UTME – Vanguard


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50 prison inmates to write 2018 UTME
Vanguard
Lagos – No fewer than 50 prison inmates will sit for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), according to an official. Inmates in class. The Principal, Ikoyi Prisons School, Mr Idris Ibikunle, disclosed this on Thursday in Lagos ...

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Again, court sends Maryam Sanda back to prison, releases mother, brother – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Again, court sends Maryam Sanda back to prison, releases mother, brother
Daily Trust
FILE PHOTO: Maryam Sanda (right), after hearing of the case of alleged murder of her husband, Bilyaminu Haliru Bello at the FCT High Court in Abuja recently. related news. Maryam Sanda's mother, brother charged with Bilyamin's murder · PHOTOS: Court ...
Court denies Maryam Sanda bailVanguard
Court Denies Maryam Sanda Bail, Grants Bail To Mother, Two Others Implicated In MurderSaharaReporters.com
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NEC okays plan to use $1bn for anti-terror campaign – The Nation Newspaper


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NEC okays plan to use $1bn for anti-terror campaign
The Nation Newspaper
The National Economic Council (NEC) on Thursday supported the Federal Government plan to spend $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account (ECA) to fight insurgency in the country. Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, briefed State House correspondents at ...
UPDATED: FG to spend $1billion Excess Crude Fund on InsurgencyBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
FG To Spend $1bn From Oil Savings To Fight B/HaramIndependent Newspapers Limited
Govs okay $1bn from Excess Crude Account for anti-terrorism warThe Punch

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Governors to FG: Fight insurgency with excess crude fund – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Governors to FG: Fight insurgency with excess crude fund
Daily Trust
The state governors have asked the Federal Government to take $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account and spend it on the fight against insurgency in the northeast. The governors agreed on this today at a meeting of the National Economic Council ...

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I tore her cloth, used it to strangle her —Suspected rapist, killer of corps member – The Punch


The Punch

I tore her cloth, used it to strangle her —Suspected rapist, killer of corps member
The Punch
A driving instructor, Festus Udoh, has narrated how he allegedly lured a 23-year-old National Youth Service Corps member, Miss Modupe Kawose, into a bush at Mawuko, Odeda Local Government Area of Ogun State, raped and strangled her. Miss Kawose had ...
NYSC: 29-year-old man allegedly rapes, kills corps member in OgunDaily Post Nigeria
Ogun Police Arrest Man For Killing Corps MemberCHANNELS TELEVISION
Man Rapes and Kills Corp MemberThe News
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NDLEA arrests 6, recovers 1000 kg of illicit drugs in Jigawa – WorldStage


WorldStage

NDLEA arrests 6, recovers 1000 kg of illicit drugs in Jigawa
WorldStage
The Jigawa Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Thursday said it arrested six suspected drug dealers and recovered 1000.64 kilograms of assorted illicit drugs. Josephine Obi, Jigawa State Commander of the NDLEA, told newsmen ...

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Ikpeazu: We Support Re-activation Of NDDC Advisory C’tee – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Ikpeazu: We Support Re-activation Of NDDC Advisory C'tee
Leadership Newspapers
The Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has pledged to support the re-activation of the Advisory Committee of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) made up of governors of the NDDC mandate states and two other members appointed by Mr ...
Patronise 'Made In Aba' Goods, Abia Govt Begs NigeriansCHANNELS TELEVISION
East-West Road designed to fail — FGVanguard
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Osun Assembly orders arrest of Bola Ige’s son – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Osun Assembly orders arrest of Bola Ige's son
Daily Post Nigeria
The Osun State House of Assembly on Wednesday issued a warrant of arrest on late Chief Bola Ige's son, Muyiwa Ige, over his failure to appear before the committee of the house. The House had earlier summoned him to appear before it on Wednesday. Ige ...
House Of Assembly Issues Warrant For Arrest Of Bola Ige's SonInformation Nigeria
Osun House orders Bola Ige son's arrestThe Nation Newspaper
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NDLEA arrests 6, recovers 1000kg of drugs – PoliticsNGR Newspaper


PoliticsNGR Newspaper

NDLEA arrests 6, recovers 1000kg of drugs
PoliticsNGR Newspaper
The Jigawa Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Thursday said it arrested six suspected drug dealers and recovered 1000.64 kilograms of assorted illicit drugs. Josephine Obi, Jigawa State Commander of the NDLEA, told newsmen ...

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Aisha Buhari empowers women, youths in Katsina State – Vanguard


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Aisha Buhari empowers women, youths in Katsina State
Vanguard
The wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, on Wednesday empowered women and youths in the three senatorial districts of Katsina State with 50 tricycles. Buhari, while presenting the items to the beneficiaries at Daura Local Government Secretariat ...
Aisha Buhari pictured inside 'keke napep' in KatsinaInformation Nigeria
Aisha Buhari Commissions 50-Bed-Space Maternity ComplexNaija News
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Muslim group blows hot over attack on EFCC boss, Magu – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Muslim group blows hot over attack on EFCC boss, Magu
Daily Post Nigeria
A Muslim group, the Muslim Rights Concern has revealed those attempting to eliminate the Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu. The group, while threatening that heads would roll if anything happened to Magu, accused ...
Magu speaks on 'street fight' between EFCC, SSS, NIA officialsPremium Times
EFCC/DSS clash: Senate grills Magu, Daura, others in secretThe Punch
EFCC Chairman, DSS DG Appear Before Senate PanelCHANNELS TELEVISION
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Ahiara Mbaise Saga: Bishop replies CBCN – Vanguard


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Ahiara Mbaise Saga: Bishop replies CBCN
Vanguard
CATHOLIC Bishop of Kafanchan, Most Rev. Joseph Danlami Bagobiri yesterday responded to the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria, CBCN, which directed him to apologize for recommending dialogue with Ahiara Mbaise priests and laity over the five year ...

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Strike: Varsity staff protest grounds Akure – Vanguard


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Strike: Varsity staff protest grounds Akure
Vanguard
Akure—LEADERSHIP of the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of three Non-Teaching Staff Unions of Nigerian Universities from the South West, yesterday, staged a protest against Federal Government's refusal to negotiate with them on the ongoing strike action ...
Strike: University Staff Protest Grounds Akure.Leadership Newspapers
Striking varsity non-academic unions demand N30bThe Nation Newspaper
SSANU, NASU, NAAT Strike: No End In Sight As Striking Workers Go Tough On FG360Nobs.com
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Ibori declares support for Okowa’s second term bid – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Ibori declares support for Okowa's second term bid
Daily Post Nigeria
Former Delta State governor, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, on Wednesday called on the people of the state, to continue to support Governor Ifeanyi Okowa's administration. He made it clear that he and other political leaders were backing him to continue ...
2324 unemployed youths now employers of labour – Gov. OkowaP.M. News
Wike, Ibori storm Asaba, commission projectsVanguard
Tambuwal meets Wike, Okowa, Ibori in DeltaYNaija
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Court declares PDP candidate, Obiora Okonkwo as Anambra Central Senator – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Court declares PDP candidate, Obiora Okonkwo as Anambra Central Senator
Daily Post Nigeria
On Wednesday, a Federal High Court in Abuja, declared Obiora Okonkwo as the Senator representing Anambra Central senatorial district. At its sitting, the court ordered the immediate return of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate. Ever since the ...
Anambra Central Senatorial Seat: How PDP secured controversial court victoryPremium Times
Court orders Saraki to swear-in Okonkwo as Senator for Anambra CentralVanguard
Anambra Senate: Court returns Obiora Okonkwo as senatorDaily Trust
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Restructuring debate: IPOB attacks Ohaneze over Yoruba venue – Daily Post Nigeria


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Restructuring debate: IPOB attacks Ohaneze over Yoruba venue
Daily Post Nigeria
The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has attacked the leadership of Ohaneze Ndigbo for making Lagos State the venue of Thursday's crucial meeting to discuss restructuring of Nigeria. The group also said majority of Igbo people were firmly behind the ...
IPOB blasts Nwodo for hosting crucial meeting in LagosVanguard

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IKOYI CASH: Whistleblower gets N421m, jets out of Nigeria – Vanguard


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IKOYI CASH: Whistleblower gets N421m, jets out of Nigeria
Vanguard
LAGOS — The Federal Government, yesterday, paid N421 million to the Ikoyi whistle blower, who provided information leading to the discovery of $43.5 million, £27,800 and N23.2 million at No. 16 Osborne Road, Ikoyi, Lagos. Vanguard exclusively gathered ...
Ikoyi cash: Whistle-blower receives commission, jets out of NigeriaDaily Post Nigeria
Federal Government To Pay Ikoyi Whistle-Blower N421m This Week360Nobs.com
Ikoyi whistleblower travels out of Nigeria after 'receiving part payment'TheCable
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Nigeria loses N7.6tr to faulty agreements with IOCs — Kachikwu – Vanguard


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Nigeria loses N7.6tr to faulty agreements with IOCs — Kachikwu
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ABUJA—THE Minister of Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, yesterday stated that Nigeria lost about $21 billion (N7.6 trillion) to International Oil Companies, IOCs, operating in the country due to non-implementation of the Production Sharing ...
Nigeria loses $21b on oil Production Sharing ContractThe Nation Newspaper
Kachikwu Says FG Working On Fixing Refineries To End Fuel ScarcityAfrica Independent Television
After $21bn Loss, FG Moves to Amend Deep Offshore ActTHISDAY Newspapers
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21 vehicles, motorbikes razed as fuel tanker explodes in Lagos – Vanguard


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21 vehicles, motorbikes razed as fuel tanker explodes in Lagos
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LAGOS—A tanker, loaded with 33,000 litres of diesel, exploded yesterday at Festac Link Bridge in Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area of Lagos, with 21 vehicles and five motorcycles burnt in the resultant inferno. A man identified simply as Ifeanyi, who ...
Two injured, 21 vehicles destroyed in tanker explosionThe Nation Newspaper
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I’ve confidence in Buhari, Osinbajo, says Tinubu – The Nation Newspaper


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I've confidence in Buhari, Osinbajo, says Tinubu
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All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has debunked the speculation that he may be picked by President Muhammadu Buhari as his running mate in 2019. The Sun reported the story, which Tinubu described as a “classic case of ...
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Police nab three herdsmen with AK-49 rifle – The Punch


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Police nab three herdsmen with AK-49 rifle
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The Ogun State Police Command says it has arrested three herdsmen for attempted murder and unlawful possession of an AK-49 rifle. The suspects' names were given as Mohammed Bello (40), Muhammed Momoh (30) and Yisau Umoru (18). PUNCH Metro gathered that ...
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DSS bully – The Nation Newspaper


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DSS bully
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Again the Department of State Services (DSS) has grabbed the headlines as one of its men gave the organisation a bad name by his condemnable conduct. The news that a DSS official attached to Akwa Ibom State Government House in Uyo terrorised five ...
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Senate grills NSIA boss over $27.9bn interest-free loan – Vanguard


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Senate grills NSIA boss over $27.9bn interest-free loan
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ABUJA—THE Senate has begun a probe into alleged diversion of $350 million from the Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority, NSIA, spent on Afam Fast Power project initiated by the Ministry of Power without any appropriation or feasibility studies. It ...
Senate summons DMO, GE over $27.9m power project spendingThe Punch
Senate grills NSIA chief over $27.9m interest free loanThe Nation Newspaper

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Ekiti panel indicts Fayemi, bank for bond, SUBEB fraud – The Punch


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Ekiti panel indicts Fayemi, bank for bond, SUBEB fraud
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The Ekiti State Judicial Commission of Inquiry set up by the state government to probe financial transactions of the state between 2010 and 2014 has submitted its report. The panel, headed by Justice Silas Oyewole (retd.), submitted the report to ...
Ekiti probe panel says Fayemi, others must account for N2.75bnDaily Post Nigeria
Fayemi, others must account for N2.75b, 17 buses, N600m contract – Probe reportThe Eagle Online
Ekiti Panel Indicts Fayemi on mismanaging N25b state fundNaija News
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Channels Television Emerges TV Station Of The Year For 12th Time – CHANNELS TELEVISION


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Channels Television Emerges TV Station Of The Year For 12th Time
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Channels Television has won the Nigerian Media Merit Award for Best Television Station Of The Year for a record 12th time. The award-winning station was presented with the coveted award which recognises media excellence in Nigeria at a ceremony which ...
BREAKING: TVC's Joke Lijadu wins NMMA's Best Reporter of the Year AwardTVC News

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Falana speaks on NGO bill, says worst in Nigeria’s history – Daily Post Nigeria


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Falana speaks on NGO bill, says worst in Nigeria's history
Daily Post Nigeria
Human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana, has described the Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) Bill as the 'worst piece of legislation' in the history of Nigeria. Falana in a statement released on Wednesday said the bill threatened the existence of a free ...
Why NGO bill should be droppedThe Punch
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Tinubu opens up on replacing Osinbajo as vice-president – Daily Post Nigeria


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Tinubu opens up on replacing Osinbajo as vice-president
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The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has insisted that he is not plotting to replace Yemi Osinbajo as vice-president. Tinubu stated this in response to a report, that he may be picked as President ...
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FG to demolish Jibowu, Costain bridges in Lagos – Ambode – Vanguard


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FG to demolish Jibowu, Costain bridges in Lagos – Ambode
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Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State says the Federal Government has concluded plan to demolish Jibowu and Costain bridges in Lagos. Akinwunmi Ambode. Ambode disclosed this while addressing participants of the Town Hall Meeting on Security Trust Fund ...
Ambode approves Yaba, Costain bridges' demolitionThe Nation Newspaper
Lagos-Ibadan rail line to be completed December 2018, says AmaechiGuardian (blog)
Lagos Agrees With FG To Demolish Jibowu, Costain Bridges For Rail Line Construction360Nobs.com
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Updated: Two injured, 21 vehicles razed in Lagos tanker explosion – The Nation Newspaper


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Updated: Two injured, 21 vehicles razed in Lagos tanker explosion
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Two persons were on Wednesday wounded and 21 vehicles destroyed after a diesel tanker exploded on the Festac Town Link Bridge in Amuwo Odofin area of Lagos. The incident, which occurred at about 12:00 p.m., also razed five motorcycles, a truck and ...
21 vehicles, five motorcycles burnt in Lagos tanker explosionPremium Times
Petroleum Tanker Explodes in Lagos, Razes 20 CarsTHISDAY Newspapers
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Kanu’s lawyer writes FG, seeks pardon for detained IPOB members – Vanguard


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Kanu's lawyer writes FG, seeks pardon for detained IPOB members
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ABUJA – Counsel to the 'missing' leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, has asked the Federal Government to grant state pardon to youths of Igbo extraction he said were arrested and locked up in various prisons for ...
Biafra: What Nigerian government should do to IPOB members in detention – Kanu's lawyer, EjioforDaily Post Nigeria
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FMC, Abeokuta acquires 170 hectares of land for proposed University of Medicine – Vanguard


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FMC, Abeokuta acquires 170 hectares of land for proposed University of Medicine
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The Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Abeokuta, says it has acquired 170 hectares of land for the construction of proposed University of Medicine and School of Preliminary Studies. Its Medical Director, Prof. Adewale Musa-Olomu, made this known at a news ...

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Lagos Seals Off Chisco, Ifex, GUO Transport, Courier Companies – Leadership Newspapers


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Lagos Seals Off Chisco, Ifex, GUO Transport, Courier Companies
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The Lagos State Government has sealed off the premises of some major commercial transport and courier companies, at Jibowu, on Ikorodu Road as it begins enforcement of the relocation of inter-state buses to Ojota. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of ...
Lagos seals Chisco, Ifex, GUO, Peace other transporters' officesDaily Post Nigeria
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PDP Convention fallout: Dickson begs Adeniran, Mantu, others – Vanguard


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PDP Convention fallout: Dickson begs Adeniran, Mantu, others
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The National Reconciliation Committee of the People's Democratic Party led by Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa state, on Tuesday, visited some aggrieved members as part of efforts to forge a post-convention reconciliation within the party. Among the ...
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Gowon reveals his biggest mistake while in power – Daily Post Nigeria


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Gowon reveals his biggest mistake while in power
Daily Post Nigeria
Yakubu Gowon, former Head of State, has said his biggest regret was not allocating lands to himself while in power. Gowon made the disclosure on Tuesday in Abuja at the 26th anniversary exhibition and commemoration of the movement of the seat of ...
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EFCC Fails To Arraign Dismissed Justice Yunusa Mohammed Nasir For Bribery – SaharaReporters.com


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EFCC Fails To Arraign Dismissed Justice Yunusa Mohammed Nasir For Bribery
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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday, failed to arraign Justice Yunusa Mohammed Nasir, a dismissed judge of the Federal High Court, at the Lagos State High court at Ikeja, Lagos, on alleged offenses of unlawful gratification ...
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I thank God that I came back from hell – Edo migrants from Libya – Vanguard


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I thank God that I came back from hell – Edo migrants from Libya
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When Bright stepped off the plane from Libya and heard that his home state in southern Nigeria had begun a rehabilitation programme for returned migrants, he thought it was another scam. Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State with a cross-section of the ...
BREAKING: Another 387 Stranded Nigerians Return From LibyaCHANNELS TELEVISION
'I went to Libya with two legs, came back an amputee' – Returnee lamentsThe News
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Foreign-trained doctors tackle MDCN, demand fresh exams – TODAY.NG


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Foreign-trained doctors tackle MDCN, demand fresh exams
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The 437 foreign-trained doctors, who failed the November 15 induction examination by the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria, have alleged that the council's assessment was fraught with a lot of shortcomings. Three of the affected doctors, who spoke ...

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Your dethronement threat an aberration – PDP chieftain, Seyi Makinde tells Ibadan High Chiefs – Daily Post Nigeria


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Your dethronement threat an aberration – PDP chieftain, Seyi Makinde tells Ibadan High Chiefs
Daily Post Nigeria
A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), in Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has described 21-day dethronement notice given to Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji by some Ibadan High Chiefs as an aberration taken too far ...
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El-Rufai signs N216bn, 2018 budget into law – Vanguard


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El-Rufai signs N216bn, 2018 budget into law
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Kaduna – Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has signed the N216.55 billion, 2018 budget passed by the State House of Assembly into law. Gov. Nasir El-Rufai signing the budget into law. The budget is made up of N131.1 billion capital expenditure and ...
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FACT CHECK: Did Obasanjo leave $65bn in excess crude account? – TheCable


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FACT CHECK: Did Obasanjo leave $65bn in excess crude account?
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On Saturday, Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, said former President Goodluck Jonathan could not account for the $65 billion left in the excess crude account account by President Olusegun Obasanjo. “When Obasanjo was leaving, he left about 65 ...
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PDP: Making Peace after war – Vanguard


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PDP: Making Peace after war
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The December 9 national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP was to consolidate the gains from the July court judgment that restored the integrity of the mainstream of the party as led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi. By Emmanuel Aziken, Political ...
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Code of Conduct: Saraki reacts to Appeal Court judgement – Daily Post Nigeria


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Code of Conduct: Saraki reacts to Appeal Court judgement
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The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has reacted to the decision of the Appeal Court on the Code of Conduct Tribunal, ordering him to answer three charges on false asset declarations. Saraki in a statement stated that the decision of the court to ...
Restructuring: Northern Senators fails to reach consensusVanguard
Court of Appeal Court orders Saraki's trial on three countsThe Nation Newspaper
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Onnoghen charges 4283 new lawyers to be honest – Guardian (blog)


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Onnoghen charges 4283 new lawyers to be honest
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The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, has charged 4,283 new lawyers called to the Bar yesterday to be honest with their clients when advising them on their chances of winning a case. Onnoghen, who spoke yesterday at the official ...

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Mrs Ambode makes case for less-privileged children – Vanguard


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Mrs Ambode makes case for less-privileged children
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Wife of Governor of Lagos State, Mrs Bolanle Ambode, has harped on the need for Nigerians to show care, love and share goodwill with special children beyond the Yuletide season, even as she disclosed that the Lagos State Government was committed to ...
Lagos pledges proper scrutiny of 2018 budgetGuardian (blog)
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Lack of funds stalls investigation of ex- govs – ICPC – Daily Trust


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Lack of funds stalls investigation of ex- govs – ICPC
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The Acting Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offenses (ICPC) Abdullahi Bako yesterday said lack of funds has stalled investigations into alleged corruption of about 20 former governors. Bako made this known in an interview ...
Court Grants Senator Misau Bail On Self-recognizanceLeadership Newspapers
ICPC closes 63 illegal degree-awarding institutions, fake NYSC campThe Nation Newspaper
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Police smash new kidnap gang in Abia – Vanguard


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Police smash new kidnap gang in Abia
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UMUAHIA—A new kidnap syndicate which says it collects its ransom only in American Dollars has been smashed by operatives of the Inspector- General of Police Intelligence Response Team, in Abia State, with the arrest of five suspected members of its ...
Panel beater, others arrested for kidnapping in AbiaThe Punch
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NPA denies recruitment report – The Punch


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NPA denies recruitment report
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In a statement signed by the General Manager, Corporate and Strategic Communications, Mr. Abdullahi Goje, the agency described as false reports that it conducted secret recruitment contrary to the directives of President Muhammadu Buhari to Ministries ...
NPA begins secret recruitment against presidential directiveGuardian (blog)
Our ongoing recruitment is transparent – NPADaily Trust
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Three die in suicide attack on Borno village – The Punch


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Three die in suicide attack on Borno village
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A suicide attack on an internally displaced persons camp in Pulka village, Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno State, has left three persons dead and seven injured. An aid worker, Bukar Amin, who spoke with our correspondent on the phone, said, “A ...
Bomb blast kill four in BornoVanguard
Two soldiers, four civilians killed in separate Boko Haram explosionsPremium Times
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Obaseki did not ask Italian authorities to deport Edos –Chairman, Edo Community, Italy – THISDAY Newspapers


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Obaseki did not ask Italian authorities to deport Edos –Chairman, Edo Community, Italy
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Chairman, Edo Cultural Association in Italy, Mr. Monday Uwagboe, has debunked rumours making the rounds that the Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki requested the Italian Government to deport all Nigerians of Edo extraction, resident in the country ...
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JAMB remitted N7.8bn to FG from 2016 UTME – Oloyede – Vanguard


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JAMB remitted N7.8bn to FG from 2016 UTME – Oloyede
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Bwari (FCT) – The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Tuesday said it remitted N7.8 billion to Federal Government coffers from 2016 University and Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME). The board's Registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede ...
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Obasanjo begs FG to support private sector as Osibanjo inaugurates Petrolex tank farm – Vanguard


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Obasanjo begs FG to support private sector as Osibanjo inaugurates Petrolex tank farm
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ABEOKUTA – Vice – President, prof. Yemi Osibanjo, Tuesday, said the Federal government is committed to providing incentives to enable petroleum and petro – chemical industries to thrive and attract more genuine investors in the sector. Vice President ...
Nigeria on course to economic recovery, says OsinbajoThe Punch
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FGN is growing Nigeria’s creative industry through tax holidays – Lai Mohammed – Daily Post Nigeria


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FGN is growing Nigeria's creative industry through tax holidays – Lai Mohammed
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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that Nigeria's creative industry has improved tremendously, thereby, making government to approve three years tax holidays for investors. He stated this after defending the sector's ...
Budget: 'Culture, Tourism Sectors Records Abysmal Shortfall in Revenue Generation'Leadership Newspapers
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Dogara frowns at violation of NHF Act, housing policies – WorldStage


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Dogara frowns at violation of NHF Act, housing policies
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Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, on Tuesday reiterated the commitment of the house to initiate a legislative framework that will address housing deficit in the country. Dogara said in Abuja during a two-day public hearing on a ...
Nigerian Govt urged to penalise National Housing Fund Act violatorsP.M. News
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Justice Nganjiwa : A/Court judgment gets more knocks – Daily Trust


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Justice Nganjiwa : A/Court judgment gets more knocks
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A non- profit making organisation- Access to Justice ( A2J) has picked holes in the decision of the Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal that says that anti-corruption agencies cannot arrest or prosecute any Judge for any offences committed in the ...
Appeal Court Ruling On Nganjiwa Dangerous Precedent – EFCCLeadership Newspapers
EFCC urges court to dismiss Tarfa's no-case submissionThe Nation Newspaper
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Simeon Nwaka: IGP Idris and the SARS show of shame – Daily Post Nigeria


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Simeon Nwaka: IGP Idris and the SARS show of shame
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According to the 2016 World Internal Security and Police Index (WISPI), the Nigeria Police under the leadership of Ibrahim Idris is the worst in the world. This classification of the Nigeria Police did not come to Nigerians as a surprise. As Nigerians ...
Anti, pro-SARS rallies rock NigeriaVanguard
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UNICEF spends N200m to tackle HIV in Kaduna – The Nation Newspaper


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UNICEF spends N200m to tackle HIV in Kaduna
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The officer in-charge of UNICEF Field Office, Kaduna, Dr Idris Baba on Tuesday said the organisation has scaled up support to tackle high HIV prevalence among adolescents in seven local government areas of Kaduna State. Baba, who made the disclosure in ...
NOA Calls For Media Support in Tackling Systemic Neglect of Young PeopleNTA News

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Nigerian youths not ready to embrace change, copying wrong leadership model — Amaechi – Vanguard


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Nigerian youths not ready to embrace change, copying wrong leadership model — Amaechi
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The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has said that Nigerian youths are copying the wrong model of leadership, an act he said may jeopardise their future. Amaechi made the assertion in an interview with newsmen on the sidelines of the ...
Quest for change made me team up with Buhari – AmaechiThe Nation Newspaper
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‘N5.3m tax designed to silence me’ — Aregbesola’s critic cries out – TheCable


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'N5.3m tax designed to silence me' — Aregbesola's critic cries out
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Kanmi Ajibola, a human rights lawyer based in Osun state, has accused the state government of imposing an outrageous tax on him because of his stance against the current administration. Ajibola, who is currently the chairman of the Nigeria Bar ...
Osun distributes 12500 delivery kits to expectant mothersVanguard
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‘PDP Convention: Loud promotion of corruption’ – Vanguard


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'PDP Convention: Loud promotion of corruption'
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The elective Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that took place at the Eagle Square in Abuja on Saturday, December 9, was a charade and an anti-climax. From the right, Former Chief of Staff to the President, Chief Mike Oghiadomen; Former ...
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N270m Worth Of Cocaine Recovered In Bible – Information Nigeria


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N270m Worth Of Cocaine Recovered In Bible
Information Nigeria
While parading some criminals at the Lagos State Police Command on Monday, the Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, made revelations on the harvest of arrests made in the state especially Badoo members. You May Like. Stansberry Research · Guess Who's ...
Killers of Ikorodu pastor, woman, child arrestedVanguard
Four Badoo members arrested over death of RCCG pastorDaily Post Nigeria
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‘People still betraying troops to Boko Haram’ – Vanguard


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'People still betraying troops to Boko Haram'
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MAIDUGURI—The new Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj-Gen Rogers Nicholas, has said there was still lot to be done to completely defeat Boko Haram insurgents in the North-East, as people still provide information on locations of troops in ...
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Military alleges campaign of calumny – Vanguard


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Military alleges campaign of calumny
Vanguard
Maiduguri—The Defence Ministry has cautioned the public not to align with those sponsoring a campaign of calumny against the leadership of the Nigerian Army in its fight against Boko Haram. Spokesman of the Defence Minister, Col. Tukur Gusau, said the ...
Borno : Six Nigerian soldiers killed in Boko Haram ambushesPulse Nigeria
Insurgency: Buhari, Ajimobi charge armyP.M. News
Buhari decorates 10 new Army pilotsDaily Trust
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Anambra poll: Obiano humiliated us — YUL Edochie – Vanguard


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Anambra poll: Obiano humiliated us — YUL Edochie
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Awka— NOLLYWOOD star and governorship candidate of Democratic Peoples' Congress, DPC, in the November 18 poll in Anambra State, Mr. Yul Edochie, has described the outcome of the election in which the incumbent governor, Chief Willie Obiano dusted ...

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Imo House of Assembly crisis deepens – Vanguard


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Imo House of Assembly crisis deepens
Vanguard
OWERRI—The palpable crisis rocking Imo State House of Assembly, IMHA, deepened weekend, following the claim by a lawmaker, Mr. Henry Igbomezie that the House has unanimously adopted Governor Rochas Okorocha's son in-law, Chief Uche Nwosu, for the ...
Prospects for happiness in Imo StateDaily Trust
Nigeria: Create Department for 'Happiness and Purpose Fulfilment', Okorocha Advises Air ForceAllAfrica.com
Assembly denies endorsing Okorocha's son-in-law for governorGuardian (blog)
SundiataPost (press release) (blog) -Independent Newspapers Limited
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2017 Budget: FG Releases Another N750bn Capital Vote This Week – Leadership Newspapers


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2017 Budget: FG Releases Another N750bn Capital Vote This Week
Leadership Newspapers
The federal government will this week release another N750 billion capital vote from the 2017 budget to ministries, department and agencies (MDAs) for execution of capital projects in the country. Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, who disclosed ...
Capital project funding for 2017 budget rises to 50 per centPremium Times
Nigeria: FG releases N1.2trn for 2017 capital expenditureWorldStage
N750bn Released For Capital Projects By FGInformation Nigeria
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Deportation of staff: Intels drags Immigration boss to court – Vanguard


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Deportation of staff: Intels drags Immigration boss to court
Vanguard
ABUJA— INTELS Nigeria Limited has dragged the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, Mr. Muhammed Babandede, before the Federal High Court in Abuja over plan to deport its 102 expatriate staff. In the suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/1180/2017 ...
Intels seeks court order stopping deportation of 102 expatriate staffGuardian (blog)
Intels seeks to stop revocation of employees' work permitsThe Punch

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FG to commission 8 new power plants – Fashola – Daily Trust


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FG to commission 8 new power plants - Fashola
Daily Trust
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has said about 1,129 megawatts (mw) of electricity will be added to the national grid when eight power plants are commissioned in 2018. Fashola, who stated this at the 22nd power sector ...
Power: FG, OPS, others in talk to evacuate stranded 2000MWVanguard
2000MW wasting away, says ministerThe Nation Newspaper
Fashola: Additional 1129MW to be Added to Grid in 2018THISDAY Newspapers
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BPP to bar contractors not captured on database – The Punch


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BPP to bar contractors not captured on database
The Punch
The Bureau of Public Procurement has said that it will soon exclude contractors not captured in its database from the patronage of the Federal Government and its agencies. The Director-General of the BPP, Mr. Mamman Ahmadu, who said this in an ...
Anti-corruption war: BPP captures 50000 contractorsVanguard
Most corrupt practices take place during public procurement – BPPDaily Trust

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Balarabe Musa: APC Has Nothing to Offer Nigerians – THISDAY Newspapers


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Balarabe Musa: APC Has Nothing to Offer Nigerians
THISDAY Newspapers
Former Governor of the old Kaduna State and leader of the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) yesterday said the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has nothing to offer Nigerians. Musa who spoke during the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the PRP ...
APC has only hardship to offer — Balarabe MusaVanguard
Balarabe Musa tackles Buhari, APC over economy, othersGuardian (blog)

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Pen Cinema Flyover: Lagos removes structures hindering construction – The Punch


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Pen Cinema Flyover: Lagos removes structures hindering construction
The Punch
The Lagos State Government says it has begun the demolition of structures on the right of way to pave the way for the ongoing construction of the Pen Cinema flyover in the Agege Local Government Area of the state. The state Commissioner for Physical ...
Pen Cinema houses being demolished after due consultation – LagosThe Eagle Online
Houses, pharmacy go for Pen Cinema BridgeThe Nation Newspaper

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