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NAF degrades insurgents’ hideout in Sambisa forest, Borno

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The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says its Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE, has degraded another Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) hideout in the Sambisa Forest, in Borno. Air Commodore...

Mon Jun 17th, 2019     Read More →

Borno SEMA confirms death of 30 persons and injury of 42 others in suicide attack

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Borno Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) on Monday said 30 persons lost thier lives while 42 others were injured when three suicide bombers detonated Improvised Explossive Device (IED) in...

Mon Jun 17th, 2019     Read More →

I abandoned June 12, joined Abacha because of ‘national interest’ – Kingibe

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“I know we won the elections on June 12, 1993. I know that injustice was done when those elections were annulled but there is always one guiding principle in my public life which is that the...

Mon Jun 17th, 2019     Read More →

How personalisation and privatisation of govt destroyed Nigeria — Ndume

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•Says I will support Lawan to succeed •If it were now I would not have gone to school By Clifford Ndujihe, Political Editor, & Johnbosco Agbakwuru Born in 1959 into a Christian...

Mon Jun 17th, 2019     Read More →

SGF bombs Buhari’s critics: Many people don’t know difference between the Fulani and herdsmen

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The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Boss Mustapha, in this interview, speaks on how the Buhari administration has fared in the last four years especially in the areas of the...

Sun Jun 16th, 2019     Read More →

The rise of the Chicken Assembly

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Obi Nwakanma The image itself is poignant, and says it all, of Mr. Ovie Omo-Agege kneeling on the floor to greet the President, Mr. Muhammadu Buhari. It’s a disgrace. It is conduct...

Sun Jun 16th, 2019     Read More →

Speakership race: Arewa Progressive Congress calls for caution

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The Arewa Progressive Congress has appealed to the members-elect of the ninth Assembly, not to embarrass the country by electing a Speaker “with questionable past, tinted antecedents and...

Sat Jun 8th, 2019     Read More →

We’re yet to take stand on State Police — Govs

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*To take decision at NEC *Say $1bn from Excess Crude for security disbursed By Johnbosco Agbakwuru and Ajibola Olusoji THE Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, on yesterday said that it had not taken a...

Sat Jun 8th, 2019     Read More →

Photos: Buhari meets with 36 State Governors and Service Chiefs

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Abuja – The governors of the 36 states of the federation on Friday briefed President Muhammadu Buhari on the security situations in their respective states, the Chairman, Nigeria...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

State Police: We’re yet to take a stand on it- Govs

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To take decision at NEC Say $1bn for Excess Crude for security disbursed By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, on Friday said that it had not taken a common...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari summons expanded security meeting, invites Ex-Gov Yari to join

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President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday in Abuja, summoned an expanded security meeting with Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and State Governors in attendance. Buhari The death of democracy in Nigeria:...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, govs, security chiefs meet in Aso Rock

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA-PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting behind closed doors with immediate past and present state governors as well as security chiefs at the Presidential...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, govs, security chiefs meet in Aso Rock

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting behind closed doors with immediate past and present state governors as well as security chiefs at the...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

8th NASS most persecuted, harassed in Nigeria’s history — Saraki, Dogara

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Nigeria losing the war against insecurity —Dogara Lawan or Ndume’ll be 9th Senate president — Saraki By Henry Umoru & Levinus Nwabughiogu outgoing Senate President, Dr Bukola...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

When Nigerians cried out for help, we did not turn deaf ears, says Saraki as 8th Senate adjourns indefinitely

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Abuja – The 8th Senate, which was inaugurated on June 9, 2015 adjourned its legislative activities indefinitely after four years on Thursday. Dr Bukola Saraki The senate adjourned...

Thu Jun 6th, 2019     Read More →