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Police identify Lagos Airport intruder as Nigerien

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The Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos Police Command, has identified the man who climbed an Azman Air aircraft at the airport on Friday as Usman Adamu from neighbouring Republic...

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Breaking: Many feared dead as 3-story building collapses in Delta

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By Perez Brisibe, ABRAKA SEVERAL persons have been feared dead while many others were trapped following the collapse of a 3-story building at Abraka, Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta...

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Orubebe failed as a Minister under Jonathan – Loyibo

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By Perez Brisibe NIGER Delta activist and traditional Prime Minister of Tuomo Kingdom in Burutu and Ekeremo Local Government Areas of Delta and Bayelsa States, Chief Mike Loyibo, Saturday said...

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Delta govt not marginalizing any ethnic group, Aniagwu, Success tell Orubebe

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By Emma Amaze, Regional Editor, Niger Delta DELTA State government, Saturday, said it was untrue that it was discriminating against Ijaw or any other ethnic group in the state and would never...

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Security is better now than before, Lauretta Onochie insists

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By Nwafor Sunday The Social media aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs Lauretta Onochie, Saturday argued that Buhari has performed better in securing the lives and properties of Nigerians than...

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Uproar on Rohr : What will he go to learn at Bayern – Okpala

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The memorable tenure of Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr seems to have suddenly gone sour in the mouths of many Nigerians, who are calling for his sack, following the national team’s...

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Controversy over Obaseki’s claim of exhibiting what Oshiomhole tutored him

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…Idahagbon, Osagie differ By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, Niger Delta and Alemma-Ozioruwa Aliu (Benin City) GOVERNOR Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, for sure, knows how to ruffle feathers and...

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We’re conscious of war, will react if killings continue – Gani Adams

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…Yoruba generalissimo, Ganiyu Adams warns over herdsmen attacks …Reacts to Olakunri’s death, says Tinubu’s statement uncalled for …Blasts S’West governors on...

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Jibunoh to Buhari: Find out what happened to billions of dollars meant for River Basins, Lake Chad

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….Why RUGA, National Livestock programme will fail …Asks about erosion in S/ East, environmental problems in S/South, S/West, …Proffers solution to desertification, herdsmen...

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Orubebe attacks PDP, says Okowa marginalising Ijaw in Delta State

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By Soni Daniel, Abuja & Emma Amaize, Asaba Former Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Elder Godsday Orubebe, has described his party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as a party dominated by...

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Bandits commanders agree to suspend attacks in Zamfara

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Gusau – Bandits commanders in Birnin-Magaji Local Government Area of Zamfara, on Friday agreed to suspend attacks on the people at a dialogue meeting with the state government and security...

Fri Jul 19th, 2019     Read More →

Security : Tambuwal warns against harassing, killing innocent Fulani

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Goronyo (Sokoto state) – Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Friday cautioned local vigilantes against harrassment and killing of innocent Fulani over bandits attacks in the...

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Six missing, including aid worker, in Boko ambush in Borno

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Six people are missing following an ambush by suspected jihadists on a humanitarian convoy in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state, an aid group said on Friday. The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen....

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Cameroon, Chad, Niger, Nigeria launch $100m fund against jihadists

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The four countries bordering Lake Chad on Friday launched a fund aimed at collecting $100 million to help counter climate change and a devastating jihadists insurgency. This screen grab image...

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My journey into Nollywood is a case of God’s unstoppable grace — Zack Orji

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By Benjamin Njoku Popular actor and producer, Zack Orji who began his acting career in the early 90s, starring in the movie, “Unforgiven Sin” went down memory lane during the week,...

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