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Yahaya Bello alleged importation of security gadgets: Senate gives Customs one week to conclude probe

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—THE Senate, yesterday, gave the management of Nigeria Customs Service one week to conclude its investigation on the alleged importation of restricted security gadgets...

Thu Apr 12th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria’s rice sub-sector to attract N250bn investment

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…to save $300m from import substitution, local processing. By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- FOLLOWING efforts to boost food security by the Federal Government, the nation’s rice sub-sector...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Kogi youths urge Buhari to ensure total independence of INEC

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The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Kogi chapter, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure total independence for Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) ahead of 2019...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

Wike blames national insecurity on APC

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Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has said that the nation’s security degenerated dangerously because the All Progressives Congress, APC, Federal Government chose to play politics with...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

Death toll from Lassa Fever rises to 101

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The death toll from the Lassa fever disease ravaging the country since the beginning of the year has risen to 101, the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has said. Lassa-fever The health...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari approves 23 federal appointments

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of some chief executive officers of agencies in the federal ministries of Health, Information and Culture, Education, Power, Works, and...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

Handle Danjuma’s call with utmost care

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Taraba, his home state, is one of the worst hit by the rampaging herdsmen whose attacks have claimed thousands of lives and rendered more than a million people homeless. Benue, Kogi, Kaduna,...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

I’ve made over N100m from kidnapping, says herdsman in Edo

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By Simon Ebegbulem BENIN—THE Edo State Police Command, yesterday, paraded a notorious kidnapper, Muritala Umaru, who confessed to have made over N100 million from kidnapping. Muritala Umaru...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

21 million Nigerians to be protected against Yellow Fever in 2018 – FG

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – The Federal Government has said no fewer than 21 million people will be vaccinated against yellow fever across the country by the end of 2018 with support from...

Tue Apr 10th, 2018     Read More →

COAS, Buratai charges Army commands to sustain operational successes

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The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General TY Buratai has charged the various commands of the Nigerian Army especially “Operation Lafiya Dole “to sustain the numerous successes being...

Tue Apr 10th, 2018     Read More →

House adjourns plenary to mourn Jibril

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The House of Representatives on Tuesday adjourned plenary to mourn the death of a member, late Buba Jibril. The Speaker, Mr Yakubu Dogara, while announcing the death of the lawmaker said “in...

Tue Apr 10th, 2018     Read More →

Onoja, Gov Bello’s Chief of Staff has threatened to kill me — Daily Post editor

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…Odunsi a lying janjaweed reporter; should go back to journalism school—Onoja By Boluwaji Obahopo LOKOJA—THE Deputy Editor of Daily Post Newspapers, Mr. Wale Odunsi, has...

Tue Apr 10th, 2018     Read More →

Why I’m seeking a 2nd term — Buhari

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By Omeiza Ajayi, Dennis Agbo, Ugochukwu Alaribe & Dirisu Yakubu •President urges APC to be united and capture power in 2019 •Asks party to grant waivers for Oyegun, others to contest...

Tue Apr 10th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Kogi gov’s media aide cautions youths against political thuggery

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Lokoja – As the 2019 general elections get closer, Mrs. Petra Onyegbule, Chief Press Secretary to Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi, has advised youths against offering themselves to be used as...

Tue Apr 10th, 2018     Read More →

Journalist petitions IGP, alleges threat to life by Kogi state’s Chief of Staff, Onoja

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…They’re ‘Janjaweed’ media organization trying to cover a lie with another lie – Onoja By Anthony Ogbonna The Deputy Editor of DAILY​​POST, Mr. Wale...

Mon Apr 9th, 2018     Read More →