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Housewife drags ex-husband to court, seeks N1.1m for daughter’s upkeep

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A housewife, Hurera Usman, on Thursday dragged her former husband before a Sharia Court ll, sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna state, seeking N1.1 million as upkeep allowance for daughter for 18...

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We’re yet to recover 2 bodies in Lagos boat mishap – LASWA

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LAGOS — THE Lagos State Waterways Authority, LASWA, said, yesterday, it was yet to recover the bodies of two persons involved in a boat accident at Irewe Community in Ojo, near Lagos late...

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Taraba Killings: Slain Policeman lauded by Army for arresting killers of Colonel in 2016

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By Kingsley Omonobi, Joseph Erunke & Ifeanyi Okolie ABUJA — A mild-drama ensued at the Force Headquarters, Abuja, yesterday, as it was established that one of the policemen killed by...

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Don’t reintroduce Inland Water Way Bill, M-Belt Forum tells Buhari

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…says it’s a ploy to seize their ancestral land By Chris Ochayi ABUJA— Middle Belt Forum, MBF, yesterday advised President Muhammadu Buhari to jettison any plan of reintroducing...

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Kirikiri prisons better than Indian hospital — El-Zakzaky

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…Rejects treatment from unknown Indian doctors …Seeks return to Nigeria …Hospital backpedals, begins treatment …El-Zakzaky wants to check into a 5-star...

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It took me years to realize I’m beautiful – Juliet Ibrahim

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Juliet Ibrahim By Rotimi Agbana Hardly would delectable actress, Juliet Ibrahim, strike anyone as a lady who has had to battle with a lot of personal issues because of her drop dead beauty which...

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Isheri Day tragedy: Soldiers kill two youths, injure others

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•CP Ogun orders investigation into killing By Evelyn Usman, Esther Onyegbolam & Daud Olatunji THE annual ‘Isheri Day’ celebration was marred by tragedy on Monday, after two...

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Rogue revolution

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By Cally Ikpe THE term revolution has, overtime, come to be used loosely as a synonym for change. Political revolution, however, largely means a drastic change that is often spontaneous, populist...

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No Igbo boy burnt alive in Kaduna, it’s fake news – Police

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Kaduna – The Kaduna State Police Command says news circulating on social media that an Igbo boy was burnt alive in Kaduna is absolutely false. Police The Commissioner of Police, Mr Ali Janga...

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Okoi Obono-Obla suspended, to submit self to ICPC

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THERE are indications that the Presidency may prosecute Chairman of the Special Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property, Chief Okoi Obono-Obla...

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Facebook to curb fake news using Yoruba, Igbo languages

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Facebook says it will fight fake news on its platform using Yoruba and Igbo languages. Kojo Boakye, Facebook’s Head of Public Policy, Africa, said in a statement on Wednesday in Lagos, that...

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626 election death toll unacceptable

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death FURTHER indicators that the 2019 general elections were considerably far behind the standards set in 2015 have emerged with the release of the report of the Nigerian Civil Society Situation...

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Indian Shi’a group to foot El-Zakzaky’s medical bill

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Indian By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA —An Indian-based Muslim group, Anjuman e-Haideri, has said it will bear all medical costs incurred by the leader of the proscribed Islamic Movement in...

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BEFORE HIS ARREST: Why Nigeria is due for revolution — Sowore

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By Morenike Taire & Ebele Orakpo Mr Omoyele Sowore, 48, is a human rights activist, publisher of Sahara Reporters, and 2019 presidential candidate of the African Action Congress, AAC....

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Why we stopped forex for food import — Buhari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru Abuja —President Muhammadu Buhari has said the directive to the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, to stop providing foreign exchange for food importation was to improve...

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