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Gani Adams celebrates 49th birthday

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Lagos – Several traditional rulers, ethnic and civil society groups, as well as other well-meaning Nigerians poured encomiums on the Aare Ona Kakanfo Yorubaland, Chief Gani Adams as he...

Wed May 1st, 2019     Read More →

Notorious blackmailer nabbed over fake video clips                      

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By Esther Onyegbula A notorious internet blackmailer and armed robber, Abdusalami Wasiu, aka Spartacus has been apprehended by the police in Lagos. The suspect Spartacus, it was gathered has been...

Wed May 1st, 2019     Read More →

8 injured in another Ibadan building collapse

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A two-storey building under construction on Tuesday collapsed in Ibadan, injuring eight persons. The building located on Eleyele road in Jericho area of Ibadan collapsed at about 4.pm. Speaking...

Tue Apr 30th, 2019     Read More →

Photo: Moment Zainab Aliyu regained freedom

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Picture of the released Nigerian student, Ms Zainab Aliyu, who was detained in Saudi Arabia for alleged drug trafficking, has stormed the social media. See photo below: Zainab Aliyu Related

Tue Apr 30th, 2019     Read More →

FG saves over N100bn yearly through IPPIS implementation – Minister

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IPPIS implementation Direct savings from yearly appropriations of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) on the Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System (IPPIS) has grown to over...

Tue Apr 30th, 2019     Read More →

18year old UNIPORT student allegedly commits suicide

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*Course mates discover remains two days after missing tests By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT: An 18-year-old Olaitan Gbadamosi, a student of the University of Port Harcourt, UNIPORT has been...

Tue Apr 30th, 2019     Read More →

Oyo Guber: Tribunal orders INEC to allow Makinde inspect election materials

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The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Oyo State on Tuesday ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to allow the Governor-elect, Seyi Makinde, to inspect the...

Tue Apr 30th, 2019     Read More →

How armed men kidnapped UBEC Chairman, kill driver on Kaduna-Abuja highway

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Armed men yesterday blocked the Kaduna-Abuja highway, opened fire on some vehicles and abducted two people. UBEC Chairman, daughter The attack was said to have occurred at about 3pm around Katari...

Tue Apr 30th, 2019     Read More →

Call for Dasuki, El-Zakzaky’s releases, another betrayal ― Group to CAN

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The Concerned Christian Forum of Nigeria has faulted the recent call by the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) for the release of Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria...

Tue Apr 30th, 2019     Read More →

Yoruba Obas Forum frowns at coronation of Yoruba diaspora kings by Oba Akinruntan, Olugbo of Ugbo

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By Chris Onuoha The Yoruba Obas Forum (YOF), has frowned at the way and manner a Yoruba traditional ruler, Oba Dr. Fredrick Obateru Akinruntan, Olugbo of Ugbo, endorsed and crowned what he calls...

Tue Apr 30th, 2019     Read More →

Justice Mamman Nasir and boundary clashes

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By Eric Teniola OF all the tributes poured on Justice Mamman Nasir, the late Galadima of Katsina, who died on April 13 this year at 89, his work in solving boundary problems was overlooked. Yet...

Tue Apr 30th, 2019     Read More →

Car snatching: Police arrest suspect, recover stolen car

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By Evelyn Usman Car snatching: A robbery suspect who specialised in snatching vehicles from Uber drivers in Lagos and selling same in Ibadan, has been arrested by operatives of the Special...

Mon Apr 29th, 2019     Read More →

Call Olugbo to order, Aare Adams urges southwest governors, monarchs

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The Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland Idowu Bankole The Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Otunba Gani Adams has condemned what he described has desecration of the Yoruba culture, values and tradition by...

Mon Apr 29th, 2019     Read More →

God is not good all the time

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By Femi Aribisala Nobody spoils a man’s life like Jesus. Jesus is a killer of all worldly joy. God’s attitude to the world is often lost on many. God hates the world system. Femi...

Sat Apr 27th, 2019     Read More →

CAN admonishes Buhari to tackle insecurity, ensure release of Sharibu, other Chibok girls from captivity

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.As Baptist church begins 106th convention By Adeola Badru PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has been by the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, admonished to put all machineries in motion to squarely...

Sat Apr 27th, 2019     Read More →