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INEC chairman shuns court summons

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Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu, Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday, failed to honour a court order directing him to appear in court or risk going to jail. Justice Stephen...

Tue Jul 10th, 2018     Read More →

CCT : 8049 Taraba household on FG stipend – Official

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By Femi Bolaji JALINGO- A total of 8049 household in Taraba state are currently beneficiaries of the Federal Government’s Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) programme across the six pilot local...

Mon Jul 9th, 2018     Read More →

Anglican Church frowns at Buhari’s Executive Order on seizure of assets

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By Dennis Agbo ENUGU—The Church of Nigeria, Diocese of Enugu (Anglican Communion) weekend expressed concerns over the recently signed Executive Order No.6 of 2018 by the Federal Government,...

Mon Jul 9th, 2018     Read More →

Insecurity: Ethnic Nationalities demand security summit in two weeks

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President Muhammadu Buhari By Monsuru Olowoopejo Lagos—ETHNIC Nationalities in the country, including self-determination groups, Civil Society Organizations as well as professional and...

Mon Jul 9th, 2018     Read More →

S-East govs stop movement of cattle

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru & Dennis Agbo •Request meeting with federal security chiefs over herdsmen’s threats •Buhari doesn’t discriminate among...

Mon Jul 9th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria is not a Fulani Republic – Oyedepo

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As the Bible says in Psalm 97:3 ‘Fire goes before him and consumes his foes on every side’ so the General Overseer, Living Faith Church Worldwide, Bishop David Oyedepo in this trending...

Fri Jul 6th, 2018     Read More →

To suggest that I, being Fulani, must be encouraging these satanic acts is evil – Buhari

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Work for united Nigeria, Buhari tells CAN By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has advised Christian leaders in the country to remain united and shame those stoking the...

Fri Jul 6th, 2018     Read More →

Killings, threat to nation’s unity, 2019 elections—CAN

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By Nwabueze Okonkwo ONITSHA—THE Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Anambra state chapter has expressed fear that if the current wanton killings and destruction of human lives and...

Fri Jul 6th, 2018     Read More →

Fayose, Atiku, Secondus, Govs say PDP will resist rigging, manipulation

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Former Vice President Abubakar Atiku and the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), Chief Uche Secondus on Thursday, described the July 14 gubernatorial election in Ekiti, as a litmus...

Thu Jul 5th, 2018     Read More →

2019 Polls: Corrupt politicians behind killings, plotting to discredit Buhari – AGF

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..says looted funds used to launch attacks, undermine security agencies ……warns Nigeria can’t survive religious war By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Attorney General of...

Thu Jul 5th, 2018     Read More →

I am one hundred percent in support of NASS on state police – Atiku

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Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has commended the National Assembly on its decision to revisit the issue of state police in the ongoing constitution review to address insecurity in the...

Thu Jul 5th, 2018     Read More →

Minna Jailbreak: Heads roll as NPS sacks officers

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By Wole Mosadomi Minna- The recent jailbreak at the Minna medium security prison in Niger state has led to the immediate retirement of some officers in the state command of the Nigeria Prisons...

Thu Jul 5th, 2018     Read More →

We’ll arrest leadership of Miyetti Allah if… — Military

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Army By Peter Duru Makurdi—Acting Director Defence Information, Brig.-Gen. John Agim, has stated that the military will arrest the leadership of Miyetti Allah and their sponsors if ongoing...

Wed Jul 4th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Has the Middle Belt been roused from sleep?

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Former member of the House of Representatives and director of communications of the Middle Belt Forum, MBF, Mr. Jonathan Asake was yesterday lamenting the fate of the region which had in the past...

Wed Jul 4th, 2018     Read More →

Lawmaker, villagers chase away 2,000 herdsmen, 10,000 cows from Delta communities

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Delta By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South & Perez Brisibe ABRAKA—THE lawmaker representing Ethiope East Constituency in the Delta State House of Assembly, Evance Ivwurie, and...

Wed Jul 4th, 2018     Read More →