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We have invested N2.7trn on infrastructure – FG

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By Emmanuel Elebeke The federal government says it has spent a total of N2.7trillion on infrastructural development across the country. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai...

Wed Oct 17th, 2018     Read More →

Red Cross in fresh appeal to Boko Haram to free Leah Sharibu, Alice Loksha

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The International Committee of the Red Cross has made a fresh appeal to Boko Haram to release the two remaining hostages being held by them: Alice Loksha, who was working for UNICEF and Leah...

Wed Oct 17th, 2018     Read More →

Execution of Khorsa, Liman: Outrage, as Red Cross, AI, others urge action from FG

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Sam Eyoboka, Levinus Nwabughiogu, Gabriel Ewepu & Luminous Jannamike ABUJA —Outrage, yesterday, trailed Monday’s execution of United Nations voluntary...

Wed Oct 17th, 2018     Read More →

Army restates commitment to protecting lives, property

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The Nigeria Army on Tuesday reiterated its commitment to the protection of lives, property and nation’s territorial integrity. The Director, Army Public Relations, Brig.-Gen. Texas Chukwu,...

Tue Oct 16th, 2018     Read More →

U.S. condemns murder of ICRC health worker by Boko Haram

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The U.S. Embassy has condemned the killing of International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), health worker, Hauwa Leman by Boko Haram on Monday. The embassy in statement on Tuesday in Abuja...

Tue Oct 16th, 2018     Read More →

Senate condoles with family of slain Red Cross worker

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The Senate on Tuesday condoled with the family of Hauwa Liman, a worker with the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC), who was killed by Boko Haram insurgents on Monday. This followed a...

Tue Oct 16th, 2018     Read More →

Women lawyers condemn killing of Hauwa Leman

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…task FG to ensure safe release of Sharibu, others By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- Women Lawyers under the auspices of African Women Lawyers Association, AWLA, Tuesday, condemned the killing of...

Tue Oct 16th, 2018     Read More →

NBS says prices of kerosene, gas increased in September

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Abuja – The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), said the average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene increased to N297.28 in September from N288.75 recorded in...

Tue Oct 16th, 2018     Read More →

2019: 42 senators not returning, 67 battle for return bid

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA— AHEAD of the February 16, 2019 senatorial elections, strong indications have emerged that 42 of the 109 serving senators will not return to the chamber to resume for...

Tue Oct 16th, 2018     Read More →

FG did everything possible to save Hauwa – Lai Mohammed

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Boko Haram Executes Hauwa; Leah to live as slave The Nigerian Government has said it was shocked and saddened at the killing of another aid worker, Hauwa Mohammed Liman by Boko Haram on Monday,...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →

POWA donates relief materials to IDPs in Borno

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The Police Officers’ Wives Association (POWA), on Monday, donated relief materials to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), in Dalori Camp, Maiduguri. President of the association and...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari, Masari, Abu Ibrahim meet in State House

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with the Katsina State Governor Aminu Masari and Senator Abu Ibrahim who represents Katsina South senatorial...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →

Again,we have killed many Boko Haram terrorists in Borno-NAF

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – THE Nigerian Air Force,NAF,has claimed huge success against Boko Haram terrorists in Borno State. The Air Force,in a statement Monday,by its spokesman,Air Commodore...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →

NAF decimates Boko Haram hideout in Bogum, Borno

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The Nigerian Air Force says its Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has decimated a Boko Haram Terrorist (BHT) hideout and neutralised several insurgents at Bogum in Northern Borno. Air...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →

Schools, Institutions, concerns, Seek reprieve on Lagos-Badagry expressway

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Stakeholders in the educational and business sectors in Lagos have called on government to expedite action on the rehabilitation of the Lagos-Badagry expressway, so as to alleviate the plight of...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →