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Onnoghen: We’ll shut down Nigeria if FG fails to withdraw charges against CJN – militants

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA – Niger Delta agitators have vowed to shut down the country if the Federal Government goes ahead with the ” harassment” of the Chief of Nigeria, CJN,...

Sun Jan 13th, 2019     Read More →

NDLEA expresses concern over Influx of energy drinks

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The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency ( NDLEA), Adamawa Command has expressed concern over high influx of energy drinks into the state. Retired Col. Muhammad Mustapha Abdallah, Chairman/Chief...

Sun Jan 13th, 2019     Read More →

NDLEA expresses concern over Influx of energy drinks in Adamawa

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The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency ( NDLEA), Adamawa Command has expressed concern over high influx of energy drinks into the state. Yakubu Kibo, the Commander of the Agency in the state...

Sun Jan 13th, 2019     Read More →

Emotional moment when orphans, IDPs hugged Atiku in Plateau

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The presidential flag-bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has, during his visit to Plateau State, stopped over at the Bukuru Internally Displaced Persons, IDP, camp where...

Sat Jan 12th, 2019     Read More →

APC Revs up Campaign, moves to whittle Atiku’s influence in N’East

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By Dirisu Yakubu After what looked like a late start to its electioneering campaigns, the ruling All Progressives Congress APC last month began its campaign in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state but after...

Sat Jan 12th, 2019     Read More →

TCN announces planned power outage in Lagos, Ogun

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Lagos – The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has announced a planned power outage in some parts of Lagos and Ogun States on Jan. 13 and Jan. 15, between 8:00am and 5:00pm. DISCO...

Sat Jan 12th, 2019     Read More →

NNL: Promoted teams need time to rest – Abubakar

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Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) chief operating officer, Mallam Salisu Abubakar has thrown more light on the decision to postpone some matches of the first weekend in the new season,...

Sat Jan 12th, 2019     Read More →

Why Yari should take his empty seat home

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Zamfara State governor, Abdulaziz Yari, offered Greek gift as Christmas present: his soon-to-be-vacant official stool is not worth the paper on which he made the promise to step down as governor...

Fri Jan 11th, 2019     Read More →

N100b Sukuk fund for roads

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The Federal Government has decided to use the N100 billion Sovereign Sukuk bonds proceeds to construct 642.69 kilometres of roads across in Nigeria. Naira 2019: Cabal hijacks President...

Thu Jan 10th, 2019     Read More →

Boko Haram threatens civilians in Maiduguri – Army

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Boko Haram fighters have told civilians in northeast Nigeria to leave their homes, the army said on Thursday, as tensions mount in the long-running conflict. Boko Haram Terrorists Wife of Boko...

Thu Jan 10th, 2019     Read More →

World has failed to protect children in conflict in 2018 — UNICEF

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By Victoria Ojeme More than 1 in 10 children worldwide are affected by armed conflict. *A malnourished child in Internally Displaced Persons Camp It is so unnerving that the American Academy of...

Thu Jan 10th, 2019     Read More →

Boko Haram: Military shuts, re-opens Maiduguri/Damaturu road

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By Bala Ajiya, with Agency reports DAMATURU—The Nigerian Army, yesterday, temporarily closed the only safe highway connecting Maiduguri in Borno State and Damaturu, Yobe State, following a...

Thu Jan 10th, 2019     Read More →

I won’t allow use of govt funds for my election – Buhari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday in Abuja vowed that he will not authorise the use of any money from the treasury for his re-election campaign. President...

Wed Jan 9th, 2019     Read More →

Another Buhari’s minister resigns

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, THE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Khadija Bukar Abba Ibrahim, has resigned her appointment from the...

Wed Jan 9th, 2019     Read More →

Health: There’ll be no corruption in use of N55bn BHCPF, Buhari assures Nigerians

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said his administration has put in place mechanisms to prevent the possible diversion of the N55bn Basic Healthcare...

Tue Jan 8th, 2019     Read More →