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Landmine kills eight in Borno

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Eight people were killed in Borno state, northeast Nigeria, near the border with Cameroon on Monday when a vehicle hit a roadside mine, security sources told AFP. Landmine The vehicle, part of a...

Mon Mar 18th, 2019     Read More →

Our son begged his killers with N20,000 but they insisted on killing him – Parents of slain NSCDC officer

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By Bashir Bello, Katsina For the family of Alhaji Umar Nuhu, March 9, 2019, will remain an unforgettable day as it was the day their son, CA2 Umar Aliyu, a security operative with the Nigeria...

Sun Mar 17th, 2019     Read More →

Why Governors must cooperate with Buhari – NGF Chair

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru CHAIRMAN of the Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, Abdulaziz Yari, yesterday in Abuja said that governors must work together with President Muhammadu Buhari given the assistance...

Sat Mar 16th, 2019     Read More →

How APC won Zamfara elections in 24 hours, Gov. Yari explains

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Abuja – Gov. Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara has attributed the successes recorded by the All Progressives Congress (APC) during the Feb. 23 and March 9 general elections in the state despite the...

Fri Mar 15th, 2019     Read More →

Abducted Lebanese worker killed in Kano

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A kidnapped Lebanese construction engineer has been found dead in the bush in northwest Nigeria, a police spokesman said Friday. His body was found by locals near Yansango village on the outskirts...

Fri Mar 15th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Cattle rustlers kill 17 in Kaduna

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At least 17 people, including civilian militia members, were killed in clashes with cattle thieves in northwest Nigeria, police said on Friday. herdsmen killings Victim exposes...

Fri Mar 15th, 2019     Read More →

Military after my life, alleges Timi Frank

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Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has accused the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai and the military high command...

Fri Mar 15th, 2019     Read More →

Coalition of domestic observers lauds governorship, state assembly polls conduct in Zamfara

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The Coalition of Accredited Domestic Election Observers says it is satisfied with the conduct of the March 9 Governorship and State Assembly elections in Zamfara. The group in a statement made...

Thu Mar 14th, 2019     Read More →

APC’s victory in Zamfara, will of God, says Chieftain

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Alhaji Sha’ayau Sarki-Fawa, a Chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara state, has described the party’s victory at the just concluded 2019 general elections in the...

Thu Mar 14th, 2019     Read More →

Masari promises inclusive govt, says no loser in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello Re-elected Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has promised to run an inclusive government, saying there is no loser from the just concluded governorship election in the state....

Wed Mar 13th, 2019     Read More →

Gunmen abduct Lebanese worker, kill one in NW Nigeria: police

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Unidentified gunmen abducted a Lebanese construction engineer in the northern Nigerian city of Kano on Tuesday, in an attack that left one dead, police and witnesses said. Four gunmen stormed a...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari meets seven APC Govs in Aso Rock

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed doors with seven governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, at the Presidential Villa,...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari meets six Northern Govs in Aso Rock

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting behind closed doors with six governors from the north and the Ekiti State Governor at the Presidential Villa,...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Governorship Election 2019: APC leads PDP in 22 states declared so far by INEC

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Idowu Bankole On Saturday, March 9, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), conducted Governorship election across 29 out of 36 states and state House of Assembly elections across...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Only four years and it’ll be over!

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By Ugochukwu Ejinkeonye EARLY on Wednesday, February 27, 2019, by 4.40 a.m and four days after the presidential election held in Nigeria on Saturday, February 23, the Chairman of the Independent...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →