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45 dead in attack by armed bandits in Kaduna

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Forty-five people died in an attack by armed bandits in northern Nigeria, civilian militia members said on Sunday, amid growing levels of rural violence often involving cattle theft, robbery and...

Sun May 6th, 2018     Read More →

We saw massacres coming and called for self-defence to avert them – CAN top official under Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor

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By Sam Eyoboka Elder Sunday Oibe hails from Benue State and has been involved in Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, politics since 1987. He was Director of National Issues in the last...

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Nigeria and the rest of us

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By Obi Nwakanma Those who are waiting, and hoping that Nigeria will collapse and disappear, and from its fragments would emerge new nations are wasting their time. They have no sense of history....

Sun May 6th, 2018     Read More →

Your cult-like followership will disappear if…, Okupe warns Buhari

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By Yinka Ajayi Dr. Doyin Okupe served as spokesperson for former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan. Now the South-West leader of the Accord Party after defecting from the former...

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Nwobodo, Nnamani, Enukwu hail APC Ward Congresses in Enugu

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Chief Jim Nwobodo, former governor of Old Anambra and chieftain of APC in Enugu state has commended the enthusiasm and commitment of APC members toward the development of the party in the...

Sat May 5th, 2018     Read More →

President Buhari inaugurates 2 Air Force combat helicopters

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday in Kaduna inaugurated two Mi 35m combat helicopters to boost the attack capabilities of the Nigeria Air Force (NAF). Newsmen report that the helicopter...

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APC Congresses: Police, Army block commuters in Zamfara

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Hundreds of travellers were on Saturdays denied passage through Zamfara by armed security personnel following the conduct of the All Progressive Congress (APC) ward congresses in the state. The...

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KADUNA: Why criminals are surrendering arms to us — Austin Iwar, police commissioner

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In this interview with Ben Agande the Kaduna state commissioner of Police, Austin Iwar explains how the new strategy he has brought into policing the state is yielding results as seen in the...

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Buhari has managed economy better than Jonathan, others – Ajimobi

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Ibadan – Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has stated that no other president in the country has managed the nation’s economy better than President Muhammadu Buhari. President Buhari...

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Fulani herdsmen want to take over Benue valley —Rebecca Apedzan

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Mrs. Rebecca Apedzan was a former member of the House of Representatives, and for eight years she was a Commissioner in Benue state as well as a former State Secretary of the ruling All...

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Our strong President and our big bishops

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The bishops are fed up. They want the president to resign and return to his farm in Daura. They had met him two months ago, in February. They were sad but polite then. Now they believe...

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Auto crash claims 6 lives in Zamfara

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Six persons lost their lives on Friday in Zamfara when two 18-seater commercial busses collided along Tsafe-Gusau road. Spokesman for Zamfara Police Command, DSP Mohammed Shehu, told newsmen that...

Fri May 4th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Many critics of Buhari’ll be framed like Dino, Sani – Group 

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Pro-democracy and good governance group, Concerned Nigerians, has alleged that many critics of President Muhammadu Buhari will be framed in 2019. Senator Dino Melaye The group also claimed that...

Fri May 4th, 2018     Read More →

Lecture: Tambuwal, colleaques extoll Imam Imam’s humble qualities

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Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state has joined friends of his Late Media aide, Malam Imam Imam, in extolling the deceased humble qualities, professionalism and righteousness. Speaking at a...

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Dining with Trump; recalling colonial tactics

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By Owei Lakemfa AMERICAN President Donald Trump sat on Monday, April 30 with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari who was on a state visit and told him: “We had very serious problems with...

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