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Why the nation slept through the ‘Landmark judgement’

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By muyiwa Adetiba Several years ago, I was in a plane with two veteran journalists, Chief Eddy Aderinokun and Mr Olu Akaraogun. We were on our way to Yola to see Alhaji BamangaTukur. The late...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

Nigerian News Today: 10 news you might have missed

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Good evening to you anywhere you might be reading our News in Nigeria. We have compiled the top Nigerian news we think you might have missed reading today. The official logo of Vanguard Live 1....

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

Suspected serial killer admits strangling 7 girls in P/Harcourt, others

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A suspected serial killer, Gracious David-West, 39, arrested by the police has admitted killing at least seven women in hotels in Lagos, Owerri and Port Harcourt. The suspect was arrested on...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

Fake blind beggar nabbed in Ekiti

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Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti-A popular street beggar in Ado-Ekiti, Nzube Ekene who pretended to be blind and had used that to extort motorists in Ado-Ekiti has been arrested. The mother of two who...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

Curiosity mounts as Imo guber Tribunal verdict is awaited

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By iky Njuku Soon, the Imo State governorship Election Tribunal will give its judgement on the disputed governship election of March 9 2019, Three candidates and their political parties...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria spends $1.2bn to import fish annually — Emefiele

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The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele says about 1.2 billion dollars worth of fish is imported into this country annually. Nigeria spends $1.2bn to import fish...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

CBN spends N146bn to support 849,480 rice farmers — Emefiele

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it spent N146 billion to support 849,480 wet and dry seasons rice farmers across the country. CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele The CBN Governor, Mr Godwin...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

CBN committed N30bn to boost oil-palm production — Emefiele

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it has committed about N30 billion to enhance Oil-palm production in the country. CBN Gov Godwin Emefiele The CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, disclosed...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

Okorocha handed a begging economy to me — Ihedioha

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By Chinonso Alozie The Imo state governor, Emeka Ihedioha, yesterday, said that his immediate predecessor, Rochas Okorocha, handed over to him (Ihedioha) a “begging economy.” Imo...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

Police arrest prophet, others for murder in Imo

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Chidi Nkwopara – OWERRI The Imo State Police Command on Thursday paraded a self-styled prophet and his accomplices in the gruesome murder of one Princewill Ezeji, in the...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

Imo police arrests Prophet, others, for murder

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By Chidi Nkwopara Imo State Police Command yesterday, paraded a self-styled prophet and his accomplices in the gruesome murder of one Princewill Ezeji, in the state. Imo police arrests Prophet,...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

Dakachi Kadunu murder: Neighbor recounts narrow escape

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By Thompson Yamput, Mangu (Plateau) Malam Mohammed Ibrahim, a neigbour to the assassinated village Head of Kadunu in Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau, said he escaped the gunmen’s...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

Army urges public to disregard rumour of attack on Maiduguri

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The Nigerian Army on Thursday urged the members of the public to disregard the alleged attacks on Maiduguri city and environs. Army urges public to disregard rumour of attack on Maiduguri It added...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

N614bn bailout deductions: We are ready to pay — Governors

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Dr Kayode Fayemi, Chairman NGF By Henry Umoru, Abuja The 36 State Governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) yesterday agreed to pay the N614 billion that was advanced to thirty...

Wed Sep 18th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Governors in Marathon Meeting over N614bn bailout deductions, others 

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By Henry Umoru THE thirty- six State Governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) are at the moment engaged in a marathon meeting ahead of Thursday’s 97th National Economic...

Wed Sep 18th, 2019     Read More →