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IGP, Idris shuns Senate again

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By Henry Umoru, Abdulwahab Abdulah & Godwin Oritse *** The action cannot be right, we will give him time for reflection, to be well guided by his bosses – Saraki *** As Senate Mandates...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Why we re-arrest Sen. Melaye in court – Police

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – THE Nigeria Police Wednesday, explained that Senator Dino Melaye, who was earlier arraigned at the Chief Magistrate Court, Wuse for criminal conspiracy and other...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

PDP laments killings In Adamawa, Bayelsa

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described as “extremely wicked,” the horrible killing of worshippers in a bomb blast on Tuesday at a mosque and...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Melaye docked in stretcher, granted N90m bail

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Nigerian Police Force, on Wednesday, arraigned Senator Dino Melaye before a Chief Magistrate Court in Abuja for attempting to kill himself by jumping out of...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Police arraign Dino Melaye

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Nigerian Police on Wednesday brought Senator Dino Melaye in a magistrate Court in Abuja, newsmen report. He was brought in on a stretcher by police officers who prevented journalists from coming...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

IGP, Idris’ action cannot be right, says Saraki

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Melaye/ InSecurity: Again, IGP, Idris shuns the Senate, fails to appear By Henry Umoru ABUJA- FOR the second time in one week, the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris who was billed...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Senate summon: IGP Idris fails to appear, sends his deputy

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The Inspector general of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris on Wednesday failed to appear before the senate the second time, sending Joshak Habilah, the deputy inspector-general to represent him. President...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Tight Security as Masked security men storm National Assembly

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*** Senators in closed door Session, IGP, Idris appears today By Henry Umoru Deputy Inspector General of Police Operation, Joseph Habila returning Hijacked Senate Mace to National Assembly Clark...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Purchase of $496m Tucano Aircraft: Senate gets report today on call for Buhari’s Impeachment

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*** Report to sharply divide the Senators *** As IGP, Idris appears at plenary today By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE Senate will today receive the report of the Committee set up last week to...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Killings: Review security measures now, Interfaith forum tells Buhari

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By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – Worried by the spate of bloodbath in the country, the Interfaith Dialogue Forum for Peace, IDFP, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to review the current...

Tue May 1st, 2018     Read More →

Mrs Buhari expresses concern over rising cases of drug abuse among youths

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…Tasks relevant stakeholders to tackle menace By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-MRS Aisha Buhari, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, has expressed concern over the rising cases of drug abuse among...

Tue May 1st, 2018     Read More →

America needs Nigeria to make Africa great again – Gov Bello

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Kogi State Governor, Alh. Yahaya Bello has hailed the renewed interest of the United States in the greatness of Nigeria, saying Nigeria’s economic renaissance is key to African...

Tue May 1st, 2018     Read More →

Kebbi Govt. pays N9bn pension, gratuities to 3,500 retirees

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The Kebbi Government said it has paid over N9 billion as pension and gratuities to over 3, 500 retirees in the state. Gov. Bagudu The state governor, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu, disclosed this on Tuesday...

Tue May 1st, 2018     Read More →

Melaye botched recall, good lessons for democracy – activist

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Mr Idris Miliki, a Lokoja based Human Rights activist, has described the botched attempt to recall Sen. Dino Melaye, (APC-Kogi West) from the National Assembly as a “good development for...

Tue May 1st, 2018     Read More →

Melaye’s botched recall: Bello’s appointees go underground

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…As govt denies spear-heading the recall By Boluwaji Obahopo Lokoja— Following the botched recall of the senator representing Kogi West senatorial district, Dino Melaye, many political...

Tue May 1st, 2018     Read More →