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Resignation: Disregard Shuaibu, League of Patriotic Lawyers tells Oshiomhole

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…says APC Dep National Chairman driven by selfishness By Charles Kumolu CHAIRMAN of League of Patriotic Lawyers, Abubakar Yesufu, has dismissed calls for the resignation of the National...

Thu May 30th, 2019     Read More →

AFN Crisis: AIG Mohammed heads Gusau probe committee

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By Ben Efe Athletics Federation of Nigeria has set up a three-man committee headed by an Assistant Inspector General of Police, Sanni Usman Mohammed to unravel the mystery behind the $150,000 IAAF...

Thu May 30th, 2019     Read More →

Inauguration : mum, as govs reel out promises

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•I’ll build a stronger Delta —Okowa •We’ll surpass first term performance in Akwa Ibom — Emmanuel •Umahi assures Ebonyi citizens of improved...

Thu May 30th, 2019     Read More →

Breast Cancer: Lagos gets two mammography centres

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By Prince Okafor LAGOS—THE Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Total Upstream Companies and its Joint Ventures Partners (Petrobras. Sapetro and CNOOC), has commissioned two new...

Thu May 30th, 2019     Read More →

Child rights law, the agonising child, and our unsafe future

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By Tope Akinyode If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children — Mahatma Ghandi BECAUSE human...

Wed May 29th, 2019     Read More →

The Second coming: Baba, be more radical

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Tabia Princewill WHEN President Muhammadu Buhari first came to power the frustrations of the average Nigerian were frighteningly similar: we already complained of state capture by a few affluent...

Wed May 29th, 2019     Read More →

The burden before state governors

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Acting Political Editor FROM Lagos to Sokoto, Rivers to Borno, and Taraba to Kwara, the 36 state governors have huge tasks on their hands as Nigeria marks 20 years of...

Wed May 29th, 2019     Read More →

APC boils again : Resign now, Deputy Chair tells Oshiomhole

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA —Fresh crisis, yesterday, hit the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, as Deputy National Chairman of the party, North, Senator Lawali Shuaibu, asked the National...

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BAUCHI : Focus on education, women empowerment, residents beg

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By Charles Agwam TO improve on the fortunes of Bauchi State, the residents are appealing to the Governor-elect, Senator Bala Mohammed to prioritise education of children and youths as well as ...

Tue May 28th, 2019     Read More →

Security, education assume top priority in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello AS Governor Aminu Bello Masari takes his oath of office for his second term today, security, education and healthcare are top priorities of residents of the state. Katsina He is...

Tue May 28th, 2019     Read More →

Borno pre-election: Appeal Court reserves judgment in suit challenging APC Governor-elect,

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Jos – The Court of Appeal in Jos on Tuesday reserved judgement in the appeal challenging the nominations of Borno Governor-elect Prof. Babagana Umara and Sen. Abubakar Kyari both of All...

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Justice Ministry: Malami steps down, says I recovered N279bn looted funds

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..says negotiations on for return of $500m worth of assets in US By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – Following the expiration of the first tenure of President Muhammadu Buhari, the Attorney...

Tue May 28th, 2019     Read More →

EFCC arrests Zamfara SSG’s brother with N60m cash

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By Soni Daniel The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday arrested a man with N60 million cash stashed in four bags popularly known as ‘Ghana-Must-Go. Economic and Financial...

Tue May 28th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Resign now, Dep. Chair tells Oshiomhole

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – In the aftermath of its loss of Zamfara state to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party PDP, fresh crisis have again hit the ruling All Progressives Congress APC...

Tue May 28th, 2019     Read More →

Court sentences Beninoise housekeeper to death by hanging for murder

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By Onozure Dania Lagos—A Lagos High Court, sitting in Igbosere, yesterday, sentenced a Béninoise house help, Christian Hounvenon Yavine, to death by hanging for murdering a...

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