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Gunmen murder ex-prisons boss in Kogi

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA—A retired Deputy Controller General of Prisons, Dr Adewale Oloyede, has been murdered alongside his orderly, Dauda Yusuf Michael, a Senior Inspector of Prisons, SIP, by...

Tue Feb 5th, 2019     Read More →

2019 polls: Agbekoya denies endorsing Atiku abubakar

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…Says Afenifere can’t speak for S’West By Dapo Akinrefon IBADAN—FOLLOWING Afenifere’s endorsement of Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,...

Tue Feb 5th, 2019     Read More →

Vote-buying evil, highest level of corruption —Activist

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By Boluwaji Obahopo LOKOJA—A human rights activist and Executive Director, Centre for Human Rights and Conflicts Resolutions, CHRCR, Mr. Idris Miliki, has described “vote buying and...

Tue Feb 5th, 2019     Read More →

IBEDC to engage 300 communities for improved service delivery

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By Ediri Ejoh IN a bid to ensure effective service delivery to electricity customers within the network operations, the management of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company, IBEDC, has assured...

Tue Feb 5th, 2019     Read More →

Prioritise patient care, Lagos doctors told

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By Chioma Obinna MEDICAL doctors in Lagos State have bee encouraged to put patients’ care at the centre of their practice even as they argued for procurement processes in hospitals to be...

Tue Feb 5th, 2019     Read More →

Gunmen murder ex-Prisons top brass, Oloyede in Kogi

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA: A retired Deputy Controller-General of Prisons, Dr. Adewale Gboyega Oloyede, has been murdered. gunmen Appeal Court directs INEC to recognise prisoners as eligible voter He...

Mon Feb 4th, 2019     Read More →

Kano Hisbah arrests 228 beggars in January

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The Kano State Hisbah Board on Monday said it had arrested 228 beggars in January 2019, for allegedly violating the law banning street begging in the state. •Beggars The Public Relations...

Mon Feb 4th, 2019     Read More →

Crash: Buhari campaign group in Daura commiserates with Osinbajo

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Daura (Katsina state – The Buhari Campaign Organisation in Daura Local Government Area, Katsina State, has commiserated with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo over recent involvement in a...

Mon Feb 4th, 2019     Read More →

How Adeboye prayed for Osinbajo’s protection before crash-landing

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…VP briefs RCCG leader of campaign progress Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has revealed how Pastor E.A. Adeboye, General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) called him...

Mon Feb 4th, 2019     Read More →

Lassa fever, Meningitis claim 26 lives in Nigeria – NCDC

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Lassa fever and cerebro spinal meningitis (CSM) have claimed 26 lives and infected 88 others in 26 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Lassa-fever According to the Nigeria Centre for...

Mon Feb 4th, 2019     Read More →

BSO UK calls for investigation into VP’s chopper crash

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) Buhari Support Organisation (BSO) United Kingdom chapter, has called for an investigation into air mishap which involved Vice President Yemi Osinbanjo on...

Sun Feb 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari felicitates with Osinbajo for surviving helicopter crash

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President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and nine others for surviving an helicopter crash on Saturday in Kabba, Kogi. The president’s salute was...

Sun Feb 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Lauretta Onochie educates PDP, Secondus on foreigners involvement in rally

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By Nwafor Sunday Lauretta Onochie, the social media aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, has grasped the hypothetical submission of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to lecture...

Sun Feb 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Crashed helicopter not from NAF, Presidential air fleet – NAF Official

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The Nigerian Air Force says the Augusta AW139 Helicopter involved in a mishap in Kabba, Kogi state, on Feb.2 while conveying Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, does not belong to the Nigerian Air Force...

Sun Feb 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Crash: No amount of Thanksgiving to God is enough for saving our lives – Osinbajo

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Sunday, said that no amount of thanksgiving and praises to God would be enough for saving his life and nine others in Saturday’s helicopter...

Sun Feb 3rd, 2019     Read More →