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Kogi lawmakers who impeached Achuba should face trial – Okenyi

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By Emma Amaize, Asaba A former Commissioner in Delta State, Chief Dan Okenyi, Tuesday, called for trial of all the legislators in Kogi State House of Assembly, who took part in the legislative...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Remain in your country – M-Belt Forum tells foreign herdsmen

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By Chris Ochayi The Middle Belt Forum, MBF, yesterday, said Nigeria shouldn’t be an open door for foreign herdsmen whose entrance into the country was source of agonies and pains to most...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, Magoro and the reunion of class of ‘84/85

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By Eric Teniola On Wednesday October 9, President Muhammmadu Buhari summoned all the Ministers that served under him when he was the military Head of State between January 1984 and August 1985. He...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Group alerts on pattern of rehashed old allegations against Osinbajo

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A political group in Nigeria, Initiative to Save Democracy (ISD) has alerted the public on attempts by some people to rehash old, baseless and unsubstantiated allegations against Vice President...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Children who may die after surviving Boko Haram attacks

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…Severe malnutrition hits Borno, Adamawa, Yobe By Chioma Obinna Not many Nigerians are aware of the devastating impact of insurgency in the North-East. While many people talk about killings,...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Shut Borders: What Nigerian businessmen want govt to know

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… Tale of woes, wolves By Dr Ugoji Egbujo Our land borders are still closed. Our neighbours are now bothered. They have sent emissaries. They have sent pledges. They have pointed to the...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

Nigerian clerics charged after pupils were found shackled in Islamic schools

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Two clerics have been charged following this week’s raids on private Islamic schools where men and young boys were being subjected to physical abuse, police in northern Nigeria say. One of...

Fri Oct 18th, 2019     Read More →

NAF destroys another Boko Haram meeting

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By Kingsley Omonobi – Abuja NAF destroys another Boko Haram meeting venue in Ngoske, Borno, which eliminates many terrorists. Nigerian Air Force special forces The Nigerian Air force said on...

Fri Oct 18th, 2019     Read More →

Troops capture cache of arms/equipment of terrorists, arrest Logistics Supplier

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By Kingsley Omonobi …as Boko Haram flee military offensive in North East As troops of Operation Lafiya Dole and multinational joint task force continue offensives on Boko Haram/ISWAP...

Fri Oct 18th, 2019     Read More →

NHRC advocates end to gender violence, abuse in schools

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The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has called for an end to growing sexual abuse and gender-based violence in schools and institutions of higher learning in the country. Mr Tony Ojukwu,...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

Boko Haram: Ndume and clamour for peace in Borno

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By Richard Murphy I expect Nigerians to persistently and courageously interrogate their leaders who hold any mandate in public trust. This is a cliché resounded so many times to the point...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

Are you better off today than in 2015, Reno Omokri asks Nigerians

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… Never again shall we entrust our common wealth to thieves – Lauretta Onochie By Nwafor Sunday As Nigeria records N25.7trn debt as at June 30, a former social media aide to...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

Aisha Buhari to build Secretariat for African First Ladies 

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru First Lady of Nigeria, Dr. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, Wednesday expressed her resolve to construct a regional secretariat for the African First Ladies Peace Mission, AFLPM. ...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

UNFPA expands initiative to Sokoto, Bauchi to keep more girls in school

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The UN Population Fund (UNFPA) has expanded the Adolescent Girl Initiative (AGI) to Sokoto and Bauchi States to keeps more girls in schools so that the key can harness their potentials. Dr....

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

Aisha Buhari pledges to reinvigorate African First Ladies Peace Mission

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The First Lady, Aisha Buhari, has expressed her desire to reinvigorate the African First Ladies Peace Mission to foster peace and sustainable development of women and children. Aisha Buhari Mrs...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →