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Politics should always gear towards unity of country – IBB

Former military president, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, has said that politics in Nigeria should always be geared towards uniting the country. Babangida who gave the statement on Monday when he hosted founding members of the PDP and Prof. Tund

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Plateau: Another attack leaves one dead, houses burnt

By Marie-Therese Nanlong. Jos – Despite President Muhammadu Buhari’s directives to the Nigerian army to end incessant killings in Plateau state, a late evening attack on Monday at Rotsu village of Irigwe Chiefdom in Bassa local government

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Senate calls for free, compulsory education for university, secondary, primary Schl. students

ABUJA- THE Senate has called for free and compulsory education at the Primary, secondary and tertiary levels of education in the country, saying that would help eradicate poverty effectively in the country. Senate The Senate said no fewer than 112 mi

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Biafra: Court orders Abaribe, Jewish Priest to produce Kanu or face jail

…adjourns case to Nov 20, as FG applies for warrant of arrest …. Kanu’s co-defendants seek separate trial By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Tuesday, ordered Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, a Jewish H

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Breaking: Buhari leaves for Turkey Wednesday

President Muhammadu Buhari is to depart for Istanbul, Turkey, on Wednesday, to participate in the ninth Summit of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation (D-8) slated for Oct. 20. Buhari leaves for Turkey Wednesday Members of D-8 are Bangladesh, Eg

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OYC rejects restructuring asks Buhari to dialogue with IPOB

By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri The Ohanaeze Youths Council, OYC, Tuesday, rejected the call for the restructuring of Nigeria. The ,OYC, National Publicity Secretary, Igboayaka .O. Igboayaka, stated this in a Press release a copy which was made available

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Zimbabwean First Lady Grace set to become 2nd female vice president

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s wife Grace is set to become the country’s second female vice president after the ruling Zanu-PF party’s 10 provinces agreed to have an extra-ordinary congress to amend the constitution. Provincia

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Who’s who in the Syria conflict

Syria’s war has spiralled into a complex multi-sided conflict since it began with anti-government protests in March 2011, drawing in regional and international powers including the United States and Russia. Here is a breakdown of the forces inv

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Charly Boy group resumes anti-corruption & Buhari protest

By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – The group of protesters led by activist cum entertainer, Charles Oputa also known as Charly Boy, on Tuesday hit the streets of Abuja to kick against President Muhammadu Buhari’s perceived inaction in the face

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Google to launch advanced Gmail security features for govt officials, journalists

Alphabet’s Google Inc said on Tuesday that it would roll out an advanced protection programme in order to provide stronger security for government officials and journalists who are at a higher risk of being targeted by hackers. The internet gia

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