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Danjuma raises alarm over plots to rig polls

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By Femi Bolaji Jalingo— Former Defence Minister, Lt. General Theophilus Danjuma (retd), has raised the alarm of impending plots to use undemocratic means to rig the 2019 elections. He also...

Wed Jan 23rd, 2019     Read More →

TY Danjuma Raises Alarm Over Plans To Rig 2019 Elections

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…Says ‘We Now Operate Primitive Democracy’ … Charge Voters To Secure Their Votes By Femi Bolaji Former Minister of Defence, Lt. General Theophilus Danjuma rtd has...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Senate adjourns sitting as 10 Senators attend plenary

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Senate, Tuesday adjourned plenary for lack of quorum, as only 10 Senators were present, and fixed the next legislative day for Wednesday, January 23. The...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Opposition plotting to scuttle polls, set up interim govt – FG

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•Alleges they’ve armed Boko Haram, others to attack 10 northern states •Says Nigerien mercenaries contracted to attack govs, others in North West •It’s plot to foment...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Red alert as opposition plans to scuttle elections

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The Federal Government has alerted Nigerians to plans by some unscrupulous opposition elements to scuttle the 2019 general elections by orchestrating widespread violence. ”Having realized...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

FG alleges plot by opposition to frustrate elections, establish interim gov’t

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By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief & Emmanuel Elebeke The federal government has alleged plans by opposition politicians to frustrate the forthcoming elections with a view to establishing an...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Troops kill Boko Haram insurgents, rescue 2 aged women

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The Nigerian Army on Sunday said its troops killed two Boko Haram insurgents in the ongoing clearance operation at Kajeri community in Mafa Local Government Area of Borno. army Col. Onyema...

Sun Jan 20th, 2019     Read More →

Badly burnt after ignoring warning not to scoop petrol from fallen truck

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•Eye witness recounts Calabar fire that killed dozens By Emmanuel Unah, Calabar Faulty vehicles, reckless driving and bad roads have combined in Cross River State to cause deaths on regular...

Sun Jan 20th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, Miyetti Allah meet in Aso Rock over February polls

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President Muhammadu Buhari Friday met behind closed-door with the leadership of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association on Nigeria, MACBAN at the presidential villa. This...

Sat Jan 19th, 2019     Read More →

Tolerate yourselves, I‘ll find solution to your problem, Buhari tells Farmers, Herders

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By Nwafor Sunday President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday appealed to Farmers and Herders to tolerate each other, promising them to find a lasting solution to their problems. Buhari Speaking at the...

Fri Jan 18th, 2019     Read More →

Ishaku imposes curfew as miscreants attack Taraba APC Governorship Candidate

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By Femi Bolaji Jalingo – Taraba state police command has confirmed an attack on the campaign entourage of Taraba All Progressive Congress, APC, governorship candidate, Sani Danladi in Wukari...

Thu Jan 17th, 2019     Read More →

Hoodlums attack APC governorship candidate’s convoy

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Hoodlums in Wukari, Taraba, on Thursday attacked the motorcade of All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship candidate in Taraba, Alhaji Sani Danladi, News men reports. Also in the convoy,...

Thu Jan 17th, 2019     Read More →

Rtd IGP Ibrahim Idris: End of an infamous era?

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By Emma Nnadozie, Crime Editor WHEN former Inspector-General of Police, Solomon Arase was sacked on September 2016, over his inability to arrest rising insecurity in Nigeria and Ibrahim Kpotu...

Wed Jan 16th, 2019     Read More →

Average price of petrol drops to N145.80 per litre — NBS

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By Udeme Akpan THE National Bureau of Statistics, NBS report, released yesterday, showed that the average price paid by consumers for premium motor spirit (petrol) decreased by -15.1% year-on-year...

Wed Jan 16th, 2019     Read More →

Don’t allow PDP sabotage democracy, Presidency warns

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Presidency Tuesday night advised Nigerians to be wary of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and not to allow the party sabotage the democratic...

Tue Jan 15th, 2019     Read More →