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Boko Haram: Coalition salutes Nigerian Army’s efforts in Northern Borno

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The Coalition Against Terrorism and Extremism (CATE) has reacted to the decision of the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusufu Buratai, to relocate the Internally Displaced Persons back to...

Thu Jun 14th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria guns for another $500m Abacha loot

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In addition to the $322 million recovered from Switzerland, Nigeria will soon repatriate another $500 million which late Sani Abacha looted and locked up in other countries. The monies are...

Thu Jun 14th, 2018     Read More →

FG approves N185bn for rehabilitation, reconstruction of 14 roads nationwide

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Abuja – The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja approved N185.2billion for the rehabilitation, repairs and reconstruction of 14...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

See 14 road projects FG is spending N185bn on

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The Federal Executive Council has approved the sum of N185.276 billion for the construction and rehabilitation of 14 road projects in different parts of the country. Mr Femi Adesina,...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

NBS says average price of petrol dropped in May

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the average price paid by consumers for Premium Motor Spirit, (Petrol) decreased to N150.2 in May from N151.4 paid in April. fuel pump The NBS, in its...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

Anniversary of June 12 presidential election (4)

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Nigeria is an interesting country and our tragedy is that we know what is right and we never do what is right. On July 30, 1992, Professor Humphrey Nwosu’s NEC cleared all politicians who...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

Man who ripped out friend’s heart for ritual says regrets not started making money yet

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…says native doctor used the heart to prepare beans porridge for them By Esther Onyegbula, Opadiran Doyin, Okpala Amaka & Ofulue Onyedi LAGOS—A middle-aged man, identified as...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian army’s revengeful outing on Amnesty Intn’l

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What defines the fullness of life is freedom and liberty to exist. Even animals are conscious of it. Those who enjoy freedom hardly appreciate the blessings of that small, but unquantifiable...

Sun Jun 10th, 2018     Read More →

Akanbi laid solid foundation for anti corruption fight in Nigeria, says Buhari

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By DEMOLA AKINYEMI Ilorin-President Muammadu Buhari has said that the federal government will forever be grateful to late Justice Mustapha Akanbi for laying solid foundation for anti corruption...

Sun Jun 10th, 2018     Read More →

Suicide bomber kills self in failed suicide attempt in Borno market- Police

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Maiduguri – The Borno Police Command on Sunday said tragedy was averted when a suicide bomber heading to the market mistakenly detonated an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) killing himself...

Sun Jun 10th, 2018     Read More →

Troops kill many bandits, arrest Boko Haram logistics supplier in Kaduna

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By: Kingsley Omonobi Abuja – The Nigerian Army said on Saturday that its troops of 1 Division Garrison Nigerian Army Kaduna, deployed in ‘Operation Idon Raini’ on Thursday 6 June...

Sat Jun 9th, 2018     Read More →

Boko Haram: U.S. announces $102m assistance for Nigeria

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New York – The U.S. Government has announced 102 million dollars (about 3.7 billion naira) in additional humanitarian assistance for Nigeria to address the sufferings of people affected by...

Thu Jun 7th, 2018     Read More →

Troops kill 4 Boko Haram terrorists in ambush; recover fire arms, ammunition

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By Kingsley Omonobi Abuja – The Nigerian Army said on Thursday that its troops of 192 Battalion deployed in Operation Lafiya Dole have killed 3 Boko Haram terrorists in an ambush staged...

Thu Jun 7th, 2018     Read More →

Chibok and Dapchi: Girl-child education takes a hit as students remain missing

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• Leah will return home – Lagos lawmaker • President Buhari silent about issue in Democracy Day speech …As stakeholders x-ray effects of abductions By Ebun Sessou &...

Thu Jun 7th, 2018     Read More →

Police Recruitment: North gets 55.20%, South-45.2%, FCT-0.8%

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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has released the Police recruitment examination conducted last week recording 54.2 per cent successful people from North, 45.2 per cent from...

Thu Jun 7th, 2018     Read More →