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What I saw in Kogi, Bayelsa, Rivers’ elections really upset me — Buhari

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By AbdulSalam Muhammad KANO—PRESIDENT Muhammad Buhari yesterday expressed shock over People’s Democratic Party, PDP, bid to stage a comeback to power, despite the atrocities committed...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

2019 Elections: APC stakeholders threaten to sue President Buhari

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Abuja – Stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano State have promised to procure nomination forms for 2019 presidential election for President Muhammadu Buhari and...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari appoints Nicholas new Commander to head Boko Haram fight

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Nigeria has replaced the officer leading troops fighting Boko Haram, the army said on Thursday, after a recent surge in deadly attacks in the country’s remote northeast. “A new...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

3,743 Nigerians died in road accidents in 9 months – NBS

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No fewer than 3, 743 people died in road accidents in the last nine months, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). This NBS Road Transport Data for first, second and third quarters...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

1,070 Nigerians died in road accident in Q3 – NBS

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No fewer than 1,070 Nigerians died in road accidents in the third quarter, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said. The NBS Road Transport Data for Third Quarter, 2017 posted on its website...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

StarTimes broadcast in Maiduguri, offers discounted decoder, antenna

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Pay TV Company, StarTimes Nigeria said it is extending its operations to Maiduguri, the Borno State capital with discounted decoders and antenna. In a statement signed by its Brand and...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

Traditional ruler lauds Nigerian Army over promotion of senior officers

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Igwe Dennis Ezebuilo, the Igwe-elect of Amanuke Kingdom, in Awka North Local Government Area of Anambra, has lauded the Nigerian Army over the promotion Charles Ekulide to the rank of...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

PDP: The return of Atiku and the confirmation of APC’s frustration

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Since the return of Atiku Abubakar, former vice president of Nigeria, from the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the political temperature of...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

Police allay fear of terror attacks in FCT, others

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The Force Headquarters has allayed fears of Nigerians over the red alert recently issued by the US and UK missions on possible terror attacks in the FCT and six states. In a statement on Monday...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

Air Force jets hit large gathering of Boko Haram terrorists, kill many

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – THE Nigerian Air Force said it made significant success in its fight against Boko Haram terrorists last week as two of its fighter jets hit large gathering of Boko...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

US, UK security warnings: IGP orders ASPs, CPs to beef up security

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – Following recent warnings by both the United States and the United Kingdom governments of possible imminent attacks by Boko Haram insurgents in some parts of the...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

How we turned tide against Boko Haram—Buratai

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA—THE Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai, has said the Army’s swift and proportionate response to the activities of Boko Haram terrorists shortly after...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

Gov. Shettima,da taushi da laushi

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By Yinka Odumakin DEAR Mr. Governor, “People are talking about artificial intelligence, other nations are talking about nano technology or robotics engineering but unfortunately, the topical...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

North not afraid of restructuring, says Tambuwal, others

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JOS—THE Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, has said the 19 northern states of Nigeria are not afraid of the proposed restructuring of Nigeria. Gov Tambuwal, Usman Bugaje and Ango...

Mon Dec 4th, 2017     Read More →

StarTimes begins broadcast in Maiduguri

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In fulfilment of its promise to deliver quality and affordable entertainment to every Nigerian home and ensure its products and service availability to subscribers across national frontiers,...

Mon Dec 4th, 2017     Read More →