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2023: With Buhari Retiring, PDP Foresees Opening In Borno, Yobe

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Since the return to democracy, the ANPP/APC has dominated the politics of Yobe and Borno states both at state and national elections. Not even the presidential candidacy of Atiku Abubakar in 2007...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

JUST-IN: 2 Policemen Die, 5 Injured In Terrorist Ambush

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No fewer than two police personnel were on Sunday killed, while five others sustained various degrees of injuries after suspected Boko Haram/Islamic State of the West African Province (ISWAP)...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Kashim Shettima: The ‘Jagaba’ Of JAGABAN’s Campaign

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Jagaba means pacesetter, trailblazer, leader etc. The Emir of Borgu must have recognised the leadership qualities and exploits of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu; and may have been blessed with a...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Teachers Offer Hope To Displaced Kids In IDP Camp

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Forced out of their homes by terrorists, over 300 children from Gwoza local government area in Borno, Northeast Nigeria, finally have a chance at a more fruitful future through Eternal Love...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Nigeria’s Unity Not Negotiable, Says Olubadan

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Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Lekan Balogun Alli Okunmade ll has declared that the unity of Nigeria is not negotiable, urging the agitators of the break-up of the country to drop such agenda and...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

I’m Qualified To Rule Nigeria, Atiku Tells Yobe PDP Delegates

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Former Vice-president Atiku Abubakar visited Yobe state to seek the support of delegates ahead of the May 28 presidential primary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Atiku met with PDP leaders,...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Blasphemy: We Won’t Accept Killing In Bauchi, CAN Warns

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The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) yesterday expressed worry over the allegation of blasphemy in Bauchi, warning that it would no longer tolerate killings in the name of blasphemy. The...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

12.5kg Cooking Gas Price Rise By 89% In 1 Year – NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said the price of 12.5kg liquefied petroleum gas, better known as cooking gas, has increased by 89.10 per cent year-on-year. By implication, Nigerians...

Sat May 21st, 2022     Read More →

2023 presidency: Reject Northern aspirants, Southern, Middle-Belt leaders tell APC, PDP delegates

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The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ Forum (SMBLF) has condemned the schemes by the two major political parties in the country, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples...

Sat May 21st, 2022     Read More →

Military Clears 14 More ISWAP Camps In Borno

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The Nigerian Army Special Forces have cleared 14 more suspected Islamic State of the West African Province (ISWAP) camps in in the Lake Chad, top military sources disclosed. In a major boost,...

Fri May 20th, 2022     Read More →

South, Middle Belt leaders to APC, PDP delegates: Vote only Southern presidential aspirants at conventions

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The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ Forum (SMBLF) has condemned the schemes by the two major political parties in the country, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples...

Fri May 20th, 2022     Read More →

1,627 Terrorists Surrender As Troops Rescue 63 Captives, Kill 60 Criminals

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The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has said that 1,627 terrorists surrendered as troops rescued 63 civilians held captive by terrorists, killing 60 terrorists, bandits and other economic saboteurs...

Thu May 19th, 2022     Read More →

How we raped, shot our victims ― Suspected kidnapper of Greenfield Students

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A suspected kidnapper of the Students of Greenfield School in Kaduna, on Wednesday, narrated how his gang members kidnapped, raped and thereafter shot the students to death. The suspect...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →

2023: PDP Can’t Match Me At The Polls, Tinubu Boasts

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A presidential aspirant under the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has said that if he emerges as the party’s candidate in the forthcoming primaries there will be no...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →

Police Foil Protest Over Blasphemy, Defuse IED In IDPs’ Camp

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Borno State Police Command yesterday foiled protest by some youths over alleged blasphemous comment made by a girl against Prophet Mohammed in her Facebook account. A lady identified as Naomi Goni...

Tue May 17th, 2022     Read More →