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Just in: Five RCCG pastors kidnapped

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pastors, five, of RCCG kidnapped Five Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, pastors have been kidnapped by yet unknown gunmen on Thursday. Pastor Adeboye Our pastors and their private jets(Opens...

Fri Aug 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Nigerian women football is full of many good coaches talented players – Dennerby

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Lafia – Thomas Dennerby, the Technical Adviser of the Super Falcons, says women football in Nigeria is filled with good coaches and talented players. Nigeria’s Under 20 Women Team,...

Fri Aug 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Gracious governors

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TIMIPRE Sylva and Rotimi Amaechi, former governors of Bayelsa and Rivers states, used to be Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, stalwarts. Governor Timipre Sylva of Bayelsa State But, for all sorts of...

Fri Aug 2nd, 2019     Read More →

PDP governors’ forum condoles with Fintiri over father’s death

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum has condoled with the Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa state, over the death of his father, Alhaji Umaru Badami. Governor Dickson Afenifere,...

Wed Jul 31st, 2019     Read More →

He wants to eat his cake and have it!

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By Dear Bunmi, Dear Bunmi, love I’m a lawyer and practised for years up north where I met my current husband. He came on transfer from his company to set up a branch office and we got...

Wed Jul 31st, 2019     Read More →

Senate, Obaseki lock horns over Edo Assembly

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…Senate gives Obaseki one week to issue fresh proclamation …Threatens to take over …Edo govt faults Senate’s resolution …No crisis in Edo House —Speaker By...

Wed Jul 31st, 2019     Read More →

MINISTERS: Senate confirms Akpabio, Akume, Fashola, Amaechi, 39 others

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By Henry Umoru THERE is nothing stopping President Muhammadu Buhari from forming his cabinet now. The Senate, yesterday, confirmed his 43 ministerial nominees for appointment. The lawmakers are...

Wed Jul 31st, 2019     Read More →

Senate gives 43 ministers-designate matching order, says they must work …

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE Senate, Tuesday confirmed the forty- three Ministerial Nominees forwarded to it by President Muhammadu Buhari for Screening for onward presentation to President Muhammadu...

Tue Jul 30th, 2019     Read More →

Kogi, Bayelsa: CTA urges INEC, Police, parties to collaborate for credible Polls

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The Centre for Transparency and Advocacy (CTA) has called for synergy between the police, political parties as well as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to ensure that the...

Tue Jul 30th, 2019     Read More →

Edo Assembly crisis: Senate threatens to takeover

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Gives Obaseki one to Issue Fresh Proclamation As Okorocha kicks, says Senate overreaching self By Henry Umoru THE Senate has given Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State an ultimatum of one week to...

Tue Jul 30th, 2019     Read More →

Senate to confirm 43 ministerial nominees today

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Screens Lai Mohammed, Nanono, Mamman today *20 of 40 screened nominees as to take a Bow and Go Lawan, Melaye exchange words over nominees being investigated by EFCC Transmit ministerial list to...

Tue Jul 30th, 2019     Read More →

Youths have not influence voting pattern in Nigeria – INEC

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday said it has started repositioning and repackaging for electoral challenges ahead and that youths have not succeeded in influencing...

Mon Jul 29th, 2019     Read More →

Kidnappers reduce Siasia mother’s ransom from N70m to N50m

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The abductors of Samson Siasia’s mother, Mrs Beauty Ogere Siasia have reduced their demand for the release of the 79-year-old woman to N50million from initial N70million. Samson...

Mon Jul 29th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity: Southern youths vow to defend people against herdsmen

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By Vincent Ujumadu THE Coalition of Ethnic Nationalities Youth Leaders of Southern Nigeria have vowed to defend themselves from the herdsmen allegedly causing insecurity in the Southern part of...

Sun Jul 28th, 2019     Read More →

Police on trail of abductors of Mrs Siasia

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The Police Command in Bayelsa has said that its personnel are working round the clock to ensure that the kidnapped mother of Samson Siasia, Nigeria’s former Super Eagles footballer, is...

Sun Jul 28th, 2019     Read More →