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Ministerial List: Senate to confirm 43 nominees Tuesday

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Screens Fashola, Aregbesola, Saraki, 6 others Monday *** 31 Nomineees Screened So Far By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE Senate will on Tuesday round off the Screening Exercise of Ministerial Nominees...

Fri Jul 26th, 2019     Read More →

Ministerial nomination: APC pressure group decry exclusion of members 

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By Femi Bolaji , Jalingo The All Progressive Congress, APC, Forum of Aspirants have expressed disappointment over the non inclusion of her members on the ministerial list released by President...

Fri Jul 26th, 2019     Read More →

Shiites: IGP orders immediate beef-up security in states, Abuja

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By Joseph Erunke IGP ABUJA–THE Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the immediate beef-up of security in all the states of the federation, including the Federal Capital...

Fri Jul 26th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity: Nigeria loses $14bn annually to farmers-herders’ clashes – FAYEMI

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela abuja—GOVERNOR Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, yesterday, lamented that Nigeria loses $14 billion annually to farmer-herder clashes, saying it may affect the...

Fri Jul 26th, 2019     Read More →

A look at Bala Usman’s analysis of communal conflicts in Nigeria

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INTRODUCTION Chief Eric Teniola cut his teeth in journalism as Senior Reporter with The Nigerian Tribune newspaper between 1973 and 1974. He later obtained a diploma in journalism from London...

Fri Jul 26th, 2019     Read More →

Police arrest AK-47 supplier in Taraba

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By Femi Bolaji Jalingo—Operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, have arrested a supplier of AK-47 rifles in Taraba State. Police The state Commissioner Police, Alkasim Sanusi,...

Thu Jul 25th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity: Afenifere demands timeline on restructuring

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela & Gabriel Olawale LAGOS—THE Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, yesterday, called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to make public the...

Thu Jul 25th, 2019     Read More →

Taraba: Police arrest supplier of AK-47 riffles to kidnappers

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… Launch special anti -kidnapping squad By Femi Bolaji Jalingo – Operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, of the Nigeria Police Force have arrested a syndicate who...

Wed Jul 24th, 2019     Read More →

MINISTERIAL NOMINEES: New faces, as Senate pledges stiff screening

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Dayo Johnson, Henry Umoru, Samuel Oyadongha, Demola Akinyemi, Dirisu Yakubu, Omeiza Ajayi, Chioma Onuegbu, Olayinka Ajayi & Perez Brisibe •Begins screening today,...

Wed Jul 24th, 2019     Read More →

Ministerial list: Behold Buhari’s ‘real men’ unveiled

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Victor Ogunyinka On July 12, 2019, President Muhammadu Buhari assured Nigerians that he “would no longer appoint those he didn’t know personally to his cabinet.” President...

Tue Jul 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Full list of ministerial nominees

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Ministerial List: In no particular order, we have Ikechukwu Oga (Abia) Mohammed Musa Bello (Adamawa) Godswill Akpabio (Akwa Ibom) Chris Ngige (Anambra) Sharon Ikeazor (Anambra) Adamu Adamu...

Tue Jul 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Understanding Obasanjo’s ‘Parrotism’

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By Okanga Agila A Korean proverb says, “ You will hate a beautiful song if you sing it often.” And that’s why the bird, parrot has no existential value even among the family of...

Mon Jul 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Army captain Ohakwe died in a fatal car accident, not killed by Boko Haram – Official

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By: Kingsley Omonobi – Abuja. The Nigerian Army’s 707 Special Forces Brigade have disclosed the death of one of its officers, Army Captain Ikechukwu Egegius Ohakwe while two other...

Sun Jul 21st, 2019     Read More →

2019 Hajj: Taraba To Airlift 545 Intending Pilgrims Tuesday 

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By Femi Bolaji Jalingo —Taraba state Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, has said its first batch of 545 intending pilgrims will on Tuesday leave the country for Saudi Arabia to perform this...

Sun Jul 21st, 2019     Read More →

SERAP drags senior Nigerian officials to ICC ‘for leaving 13.2 million children out of school’

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent a petition to Mrs. Fatou Bensouda, Prosecutor, International Criminal Court (ICC), urging her to use her “good offices to...

Sun Jul 21st, 2019     Read More →