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PDP chides Buhari over rising insecurity

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to demonstrate sufficient leadership by addressing what it called the escalated...

Tue Apr 9th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Police demote six senior officers, dismiss nine

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By Nwafor Sunday The Nigerian Police force, has on Tuesday dismissed nine (9) senior officers and demoted six (6) for misconduct and unprofessional attitudes. The Acting Inspector General of...

Tue Apr 9th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Police begin ”Operation Puff Adder” in Kogi

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The Acting Inspector -General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, has approved the deployment of a squad of ” Operation Puff Adder ” to Kogi, in response to the wave of violent crimes in the...

Tue Apr 9th, 2019     Read More →

Timetable for Bayelsa, Kogi guber polls out this week —INEC

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA— Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday, disclosed that it would before the end of this week, roll out the time table for Bayelsa and Kogi states...

Tue Apr 9th, 2019     Read More →

Poor equipment, lack of funds, others stall power supply to Ilesha

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By Ediri Ejoh THE people of Ilesha in Osun State may have to live in darkness for a while, as damaged equipment, molestation of workers and lack of funds have stalled the rehabilitation of...

Tue Apr 9th, 2019     Read More →

Unions want Buhari sign Ajaokuta Steel Company Completion Fund Bill

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The two unions in the iron and steel industry have said that completion and functioning of the Ajaokuta Steel Company Ltd. will reduce unemployment and improve the economy. The unions, Steel and...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

Speakership Race: Ajimobi mobilises 9 Oyo Reps to vote Gbajabiamila

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By Emman Ovuakporie The Governor of Oyo State, Senator Ishaq Abiola Ajimobi, on Sunday directed the nine members of the House Representatives elected on the platform of the All Progressives...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

Woman dies after SUV plunges into Ogun river

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By Daud Olatunji A woman taking her daughter to school, yesterday, lost her life along Ijebu-Ode-Benin expressway when her Lexus SUV plunged into Ososa River in Odogbolu Local Government Area of...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

We didn’t abandon ex-soldiers — Military Pensions Board

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By Kingsley Omonobi Authorities of the Military Pensions Board, MPB, have said that a video that went viral, accusing the board of abandoning retired military personnel and failing to pay pensions...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

When death swept through Nigerian arts community

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By Osa Mbonu-Amadi, Arts Editor The past one year, especially the first three months of 2019, has been a dark period for the arts community in Nigeria. Between February 2018 and March 2019, the...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

How can I be indifferent to senseless killings, kidnapping of my fellow citizens by bandits ?- Buhari

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President Muhammdau Buhari has enjoined Nigerians not to not politicize this tragic situation in Zamfara, this came as he asked ‘How can I be indifferent to the senseless killings and...

Sun Apr 7th, 2019     Read More →

Those who also died like Kolade Johnson

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By Esther Onyegbula When 36-year-old Kolade Johnson stepped into the football viewing centre at Mangoro/Onipetesi area of Lagos where he lived last Sunday to watch the English Premier League match...

Sun Apr 7th, 2019     Read More →

Lassa Fever: 16 new cases confirmed as death toll rises to 121

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16 new cases of Lassa fever have been confirmed from five states in the country.The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this in its latest Situation Report on the disease for Week...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →

Civil defence parades robbery suspects in Kogi

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By Boluwaji Obahopo The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Kogi State Command has paraded three armed robbery suspects amongst whom is one Richard Abdullahi who was nabbed while...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →

Lagos students plead for payment of outstanding bursary, scholarship

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The National Union of Lagos State Students (NULASS) in tertiary institutions across the country has appealed to the Lagos State Government to release the outstanding payment of 2017/2018 bursary...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →