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CRISIS IN MAHIN: Ondo community flays planned imposition of monarch

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By Dayo Johnson AKURE— THE riverine community of Mahin in Ilaje Local council area of Ondo State, yesterday, accused the state government of plans to impose a new traditional ruler, the...

Thu Jul 18th, 2019     Read More →

No time is too long to report rape, sexual assault

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A Professor of Health Education, Bidemi Idowu says no time is too long or stale to report rape or sexual abuse, as long as there is actually a case to answer . rape Idowu said this in an interview...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity: Listen to Obasanjo, other Nigerians now, Clark tells Buhari

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA— South-South Leader, Chief Edwin Clark, yesterday, threw his weight behind the call by former President Olusegun Obasanjo that President Muhammadu Buhari should urgently...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →

Killings: Senate condemns Fasoranti daughter’s murder, plans security summit

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—THE Senate said, yesterday, that it would hold what it described as an inclusive National Security Summit that would come up with very robust and far-reaching...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →

Olakunrin’s killing: Install CCTV on streets, Reps tell FG

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA—The House of Representatives, yesterday ,urged the Federal Government to equip Nigerian roads and streets with Closed Circuit Television cameras, CCTV, to...

Wed Jul 17th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity: Buhari frowns at critics, says they’re unpatriotic

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Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has frowned at those criticizing his administration over isolated security challenges in some parts of the country. President Buhari The president who...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Jonathan supports Obasanjo, says insecurity worse under Buhari

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By Nwafor Sunday Former president Goodluck Jonathan has thrown his weight behind ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, for pointing out the country’s security and socio-political maladies...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

Killings, Banditry, Others: 17 Months after, Senate again holds national security summit

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*** Condemns Fasoranti daughter’s murder *** As Senators Condemn the rate of killings in the country. By Henry Umoru The Senate today, said it would hold what it described as an...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: 17 Months after Senate again holds National Security Summit

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Senate on Tuesday said that it would hold what it described as an all inclusive and all encompassing National Security Summit that would come up with very robust...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

How my mother sold pepper soup to fund my education— Eedris Abdulkareem

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By Rotimi Agbana Dogged Nigerian rap musician, Eedris Abdulkareem is currently mourning his mother who died on Friday, July 12, 2019, at the age of 96. Eedris Abdulkareem Eulogising his late...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

Akwa Ibom: PDP, APC in fresh feud over Tribunal matters

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By Chioma Onuegbu The Akwa Ibom State chapters of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, and All Progressives Congress, APC, are in a fresh disagreement over the proceedings at the ongoing...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

2020/2023: Tinubu, Akeredolu in marriage of convenience

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By Dayo Johnson POLITICS of 2020 and 2023 played out, last week, in Akure, the Ondo State capital between two gladiators of the All Progressive Congress, APC. Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Chief Segun...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

Fasoranti’s daughter: We’ve made some arrests — Police

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…Be mindful of your utterances, Presidency warns leaders …Nigerians may resort to self-help — Deji of Akure, Oyinlola, others By Dayo Johnson, Johnbosco Agbakwuru & Shina...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

Headline inflation rate drops in June

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan Despite the decline in headline inflation rate to 11.2 percent in June 2019, analysts in the financial sector of the economy have projected that the headline inflation index...

Tue Jul 16th, 2019     Read More →

Olakunri : Be mindful of your utterances, Presidency warns leaders

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…says this not time to play politics with the dead By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Presidency last night warned Nigerian leaders to be mindful of the consequences of their...

Mon Jul 15th, 2019     Read More →