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Seven days after: Govs take positive, faulty steps

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Political Editor For a journey of 1,460 days, seven days are too few to tell how far one would go. But they could indicate how well one may go. Across the 29 states where...

Sat Jun 8th, 2019     Read More →

Justice Omoleye denies attacking RCCG pastor, members

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A sitting justice of the court of Appeal Akure division, Honourable Justice O.F. Omoleye, J.C.A., Saturday described as fake the story that she attacked a serving pastor and members of the...

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We’re yet to take stand on State Police — Govs

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*To take decision at NEC *Say $1bn from Excess Crude for security disbursed By Johnbosco Agbakwuru and Ajibola Olusoji THE Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, on yesterday said that it had not taken a...

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Thousands protest price hikes, corruption in Liberia

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Thousands of people took to the streets of Liberia’s capital Monrovia Friday to protest rising prices and corruption, posing a key political test for President George Weah. Demonstrators...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

Photos: Buhari meets with 36 State Governors and Service Chiefs

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Abuja – The governors of the 36 states of the federation on Friday briefed President Muhammadu Buhari on the security situations in their respective states, the Chairman, Nigeria...

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I am still running for Deputy President of the Senate – Sen.Gaya

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Abuja – Sen. Kabiru Gaya(APC-Kano), says he is still in the race for the Deputy President of the Senate. Sen. Gaya Gaya, who made this known while briefing newsmen on Friday in Abuja, said...

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State Police: We’re yet to take a stand on it- Govs

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To take decision at NEC Say $1bn for Excess Crude for security disbursed By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, on Friday said that it had not taken a common...

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Buhari summons expanded security meeting, invites Ex-Gov Yari to join

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President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday in Abuja, summoned an expanded security meeting with Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and State Governors in attendance. Buhari The death of democracy in Nigeria:...

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Buhari, govs, security chiefs meet in Aso Rock

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA-PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting behind closed doors with immediate past and present state governors as well as security chiefs at the Presidential...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, govs, security chiefs meet in Aso Rock

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting behind closed doors with immediate past and present state governors as well as security chiefs at the...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

Security guards confess: How we killed our boss, daughter with motorcycle cable

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By Dayo Johnson AKURE—KWAKYE Kwaku Richard, a 71 year old Ghanaian, served as the driver of a 92 year old industrialist, High Chief Ojomo Akintan in Akure, Ondo State for 40 years. •Pic...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

Chevron embarks on campaign against malaria in Ondo communities

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By Dayo Johnson AKURE—THE Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC/Chevron Joint Venture, has embarked on an aggressive campaign against malaria in some riverine communities in Ondo...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

8th Senate: We may not have served perfectly – Magnus Abe

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The 8th Senate, presided over by Dr Bukola Saraki, on Thursday, adjourned sine die after a valedictory session which marked the last official assignment of the 8th Senate. Dr Bukola Saraki There...

Thu Jun 6th, 2019     Read More →

Traffic robbers land in Police net

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By Esther Onyegbula Three notorious members of a robbery gang that specialised in posing as commercial motorcycles to rob commuters while in traffic are currently being investigated by the Lagos...

Thu Jun 6th, 2019     Read More →

‘Since govt gives free condoms for sex, why not free pads for girls’ – child rights activist

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By Prisca Sam-Duru The increasing difficulty that needy women and girls face in handling their monthly periods due to lack of access to sanitary products, according to writer and child rights...

Thu Jun 6th, 2019     Read More →