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Western Right-Wing fanatics as Nigeria’s new problem

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By Grace Okpe With his report, titled “Muslim extremists accused of targeting Christians in Nigeria,” a supposed investigative reporter for One America News Network (OAN), Neil W....

Thu Jul 4th, 2019     Read More →

44 yrs after UNIJOS move admin block to permanent site

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong AFTER 44 years of its establishment, the University of Jos has moved its administrative block from its temporary site at Bauchi Road, to the permanent site at Naraguta...

Thu Jul 4th, 2019     Read More →

Assault: Senate, IGP begin probe, as Sen Abbo weeps, apologises to Nigerians

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FCT Police Command Invites senator, victim Senate sets up 7-member ad hoc c’ttee to probe senator Reps condemn assault Let the law take its course —Atiku PDP summons him Arrest,...

Thu Jul 4th, 2019     Read More →

Why we’re suspending Ruga policy implementation — FG

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•Fire sporadically into the air; vandalize lady farmer’s bike •Farm workers abandon farmlands, flee for safety By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Clifford Ndujihe, Dapo...

Thu Jul 4th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Osinbajo, govs meet in Aso Rock over Ruga

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – VICE President Yemi Osinbajo is currently meeting behind closed doors with representatives of Governors from six geo-political zones in the country. The...

Wed Jul 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Face your RUGA and leave Jonathan out of It – Reno tells Gov. Lalong

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Number one bestselling author and former aide to Ex-president Goodluck Jonathan, Pastor Reno Omokri, has asked the Plateau state Governor, Solomon Lalong to leave Dr. Jonathan out of the...

Wed Jul 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Buhari suspends RUGA programme

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….as Osinbajo meets Govs in Aso Rock By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has suspended the implementation of the Ruga settlements project under the National...

Wed Jul 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Update:Buhari suspends Ruga programme

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….as Osinbajo meets Govs in Aso Rock By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has suspended the implementation of the Ruga settlements project under the National...

Wed Jul 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Reps urge FG to release N10bn intervention fund for Plateau IDPs

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The House of Representatives has urged the Federal Government to redeem its pledge of N10 billion intervention fund to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Plateau. The call followed a motion...

Tue Jul 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Prevalence of suicide: Psychologist tasks govt., parents on proper upbringing

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A Psychologist and Para-Social Worker, Mrs Imabong Sanusi, has urged government and parents to make concerted efforts to curb the rising cases of suicide among Nigerian youths in recent...

Tue Jul 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Lawan announces names of Principal Officers

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Sets Up Committee on Legislative Agenda By Henry Umoru ABUJA- SENATE President, Senator Ahmad Lawan, on Tuesday read letters from the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC and the opposition...

Tue Jul 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Opposition mounts against FG’s Ruga settlement for herdsmen

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lWe won’t allow Ruga in any part of S-East — Umahi lWe won’t cede our land to outsiders—Fayemi lControversy on Ruga unnecessary—Lalong lNo FG gazetted land in Benue...

Tue Jul 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Who speaks for the Yorubas in the killing fields of Nigeria today?

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By Femi Aribisala PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is a Northerner. He sees Nigeria essentially from a Northern perspective. Even El-Rufai, one of his more ardent supporters, admitted in the past...

Tue Jul 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: OPEC re-elects Nigeria’s Mohammed Barkindo as Secretary-General

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OPEC in Vienna re-elects Nigeria’s Mohammed Barkindo as Secretary-General for a three-year tenure. Secretary General of OPEC Mohammed Barkindo The oil bloc also approved a nine-month...

Mon Jul 1st, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Buhari fumes over Super Eagles unpaid allowances at AFCON

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has expressed surprise at the inability of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to pay the Super Eagles their match allowances in...

Mon Jul 1st, 2019     Read More →