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FG calls for withdrawal of PDP’s certificate of registration

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By Emmanuel Elebeke The Federal government, Sunday, called for withdrawal of Peoples’ Democratic Party’s registration as a political party. The minister of Information and Culture,...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

Dapchi: Do more to restore sense of security in schools – lawmaker tells FG

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A Lagos State legislator, Mr Olanrewaju Ogunyemi, has called on the federal and state governments to do more to restore a sense of security in schools, especially in the North-East. Ogunyemi,...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

NPFL: Match Day 14 results

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Below are the results of Match Day 14 fixtures in the 2017/2018 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), played on Sunday: Heartland FC 2-1 Nasarawa United Lobi Stars 3-2 Rivers United Akwa...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

Danjuma’s remarks, evidence of Buhari, APC’s failure – PDP

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the call by former Minister of Defence, General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma (retd), that Nigerians should defend themselves...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

Dapchi girls reunite with parents

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The Dapchi school girls, released by Book Haram insurgents in Yobe, on Sunday reunited with their families amidst celebrations by parents, friends and well wishers in the town. The girls, who were...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

Onochie mocks Reno, Fani-Kayode as both lambast each other over Atiku’s statement

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The Social Media Aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs. Lauretta Onochie has jeered at the responses of the former minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode and the former aide to Ex-president...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

How Dapchi girls were freed by Lai Mohammed

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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Llai Mohammed has again said that no ransom was paid nor any Boko Haram member was swapped in other to secure the release of the Dapchi girls. The...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

We were told Leah Sharibu was on her way but … – Dapchi residents

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Residents of the Nigerian town of Dapchi were hoping Sunday for the release of the last schoolgirl, who is also a Christian, from among a group of more than 100 kidnapped and released by...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

Leah Sharibu: Dad says yet to hear from daughter

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The father of the Dapchi schoolgirl Leah Sharibu, said he has not seen or heard from her, following reports she had been released by Boko Haram insurgents. The BBC Hausa Service said security...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

Sharibu expected release: Police recant, say it has no information yet

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I was misquoted on release, says IGP Idris By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-THE Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has refuted statement attributed to him that Leah Sharibu, the last Dapchi...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

DAPCHI: Why questions overwhelm excitement

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As it is now, the more people try to understand the incident and issues surrounding it, the more confused they become. In that process, an issue that ought to have attracted overwhelming...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

Dapchi schoolgirl who dared Boko Haram hailed as Christian hero

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The Dapchi schoolgirl who Boko Haram refused to release alongside her 104 kidnapped colleagues for not renouncing her Christianity is being hailed as a hero by the Nigerian Christian...

Sun Mar 25th, 2018     Read More →

Dapchi residents await Leah Sheribu’s return

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The Christian girl, Leah Sheribu who is the only Dapchi schoolgirl still in captivity may be returned back by her captures according to reports. Leah Sharibu and President Buhari Residents of...

Sat Mar 24th, 2018     Read More →

Release of Dapchi girls renewed our hope, Chibok girls’ parents tell Obasanjo

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… God is currently testing your faith,Obasanjo tells parents of chiboks girls Daud Olatunji,Abeokuta Thirty parents of the adopted Chibok school girls have told the former Presidents...

Sat Mar 24th, 2018     Read More →

Dapchi : Katsina engages 1,000 watchmen to man secondary schools

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – In the face of the abduction of school girls across the country, Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State said it has engaged the services of 1,000 watchmen to...

Sat Mar 24th, 2018     Read More →