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Again, APC holds Ortom, as Jime drags him to election Tribunal

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Mr Emmanuel Jime, the defeated Benue Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the APC in the state have filed a joint petition challenging the victory of Gov Samuel Ortom...

Sat Apr 13th, 2019     Read More →

Killing fields of North-west: They killed my husband, our three children in my presence – Zamfara survivor

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•’Their bullets could not kill me but I don’t know the whereabouts of my two wives and eight children’ •Who are the bandits? Sources unmask them! Ben Agande, Kaduna...

Sat Apr 13th, 2019     Read More →

CJN Onnoghen: NJC has saved the bench from shame — Ogbara

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Says: arraignment of NBA’s President politically motivated, attempt to weaken the Bar Says Lawyers can’t be prosecuted for money they earned as legal fees under money laundering...

Fri Apr 12th, 2019     Read More →

Out-of-School children’s figure drops – Minister

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The Federal Government says the number of Out-of-School (OSC) Children in the country has reduced from 13.2 million to 10.2million, following various interventions of the government and...

Fri Apr 12th, 2019     Read More →

NAF wants evidence on alleged bombing of wrong targets

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The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has called on anyone with evidence that innocent civilians were targeted by the NAF during its recent air strikes in Zamfara, to produce such evidence. Air Commodore...

Fri Apr 12th, 2019     Read More →

Damaturu: And Boko Haram wept

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By Okanga Agila Somewhere, within Damaturu, Yobe State, Maisandari, a suburb of the state capital, sitting on the eastern flank of Damaturu, some natives in the environs spotted strange visitors....

Fri Apr 12th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity : Buhari launches offensive; orders ruthless action

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By Chioma Gabriel, Emma Amaize, Kingsley Omonobi, Dapo Akinrefon, Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Levinus Nwabughiogu, Joseph Erunke & Peter Duru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari yesterday ordered...

Fri Apr 12th, 2019     Read More →

I’m fulfilled with outcome of 2019 polls in Kwara — REC

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ILORIN—THE Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, in Kwara State, Malam Garba Attahiru-Madami, says he is fulfilled with the outcome of the 2019 general elections in the state. He spoke in...

Thu Apr 11th, 2019     Read More →

Tambuwal’s Aide urges prayer for incoming government

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Sokoto – Mr Yusuf Dingyadi, Senior Special Assistant to Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, on Special Duties, has urged people of the state to pray for the success of the incoming...

Thu Apr 11th, 2019     Read More →

Umahi sad over killings in Ebonyi

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By Peter Okutu Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State yesterday expressed sadness over the unfortunate demise of some Ebonyi people following the outbreak of communal clashes in some parts of the...

Thu Apr 11th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Again, 33 killed in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Not fewer than thirty-three persons have been reported killed in three Local Government Areas of Katsina State. Eleven out of the thirty-three killed were armed...

Wed Apr 10th, 2019     Read More →

N40m suit against Atiku: Buhari Campaign Organization unknown to law – court

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – An Abuja High Court sitting at Apo has struck out the name of Buhari Campaign Organization, BCO, from the N40million libel suit that was instituted against the...

Wed Apr 10th, 2019     Read More →

As Buhari opens new vista for unity

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By John Uche Madu Three sentimental and reverting factors have always and obstinately defined the character of Presidential elections in Nigeria. The search for a President by Nigerians in every...

Wed Apr 10th, 2019     Read More →

9th Assembly: How N/Central govs forced APC to renege on Gbajabilamila’s adoption

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA—Intense pressure from governors and politicians from North Central geopolitical zone may have forced the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to a retreat over...

Wed Apr 10th, 2019     Read More →

How we’re tackling non-remittance of pension fund – PenCom boss

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By Victor Young ONE of the major challenges facing the Contributory Pension Scheme, CPS, is the issue of poor remittance by private sector employers. In this interview with the Acting...

Wed Apr 10th, 2019     Read More →