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Southern Kaduna Attacks Have Claimed 20,000 Lives Since 1980 – Nasir El-Rufai

Governor Nasir El-Rufai said Over 20,000 people have been killed and property worth millions of Naira destroyed in several crises that occurred in the southern part of Kaduna state since 1980. The State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, disclosed this on Tuesday when he received the national leadership of the Nigerian Bar Association …

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southern Kaduna Killings : Senate sets up a committee to probe southern Kaduna Killings

The Nigerian Senate has condemned the southern Kaduna Killings The Senate set up a committee to investigate the killing The Senate is yet to name members of the committee The National Assembly on Tuesday, January 10, condemned the killings in southern Kaduna, where no fewer than 808 persons were reportedly …

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2019 race hots up, as northern politicians scheme to replace President Muhammadu Buhari

Political gladiators in the northern part of the country are warming up in preparation for the 2019 electionSome prominent political actors are interested in replacing President Buhari Their preparations are hinged on the possibility that President Muhammadu Buhari may not run for a second term A report by New Telegraph …

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Queen Julieticareproject Shares 3000 Medicated Glasses, Treats Over 5000 of Different Eye Problem.

The nation is yet to be shutdown for the brand but the Isiopko community of River State is pouring down blessing on of its own, her Majesty Queen Juliet Okorafor who stormed the nation’s capital few months ago for the prestigious crown of Miss Health Beauty Pageant and left honourable …

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president Muhammadu Buhari loves women, this is what he has planned for them next year

President Muhammadu Buhari has finalized plans to establish more women in 2017 Buhari has said that N10billion will be made available for agriculture The president says the money is to be made available to support women farmers President Muhammadu Buhari has said he will launch a N10 billion agriculture environmental …

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Maisule accuses Obasanjo of destroying Nigeria’s democracy

Ibrahim Maisule has blamed Chief Olusegun Obasanjo for the problem in the country’s democratic system The former ambassador noted that Obasanjo played a key role in the emergence of principal officers in the National Assembly He said this was against the popular interest of the people Ibrahim Maisule who served …

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Facts You Need To Know About Ultimate Cycler And The founder, Peter Wolfing

While the popular Ponzi scheme, MMM gained momentum in Nigeria before its recent freeze, another scheme reared its head and many Nigerians once again rushed into it. It was called ‘Ultimate Cycler’. The scheme was short-lived however as it crashed on December 1, sending participants into a frenzy. It relaunched …

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Tension mounts as President Muhammadu Buhari orders EFCC Chair, SGF’s investigations

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered investigations into the alleged acts of corruption leveled against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Engr. Lawal Babachir and Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Magu. Apparently, this was in a bid to wash his hands …

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Opinion And Thoughts by Chukwuemeka Iroanya: Justice Binta Nyako and the course of justice

A lawyer and member of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Chukwuemeka Iroanya (IPOB) has condemned the ruling made by a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on an application for protection of witnesses in the trial of Nnamdi Kanu. Iroanya in his piece highlighted why the IPOB leader cannot …

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There is no place for dictatorship in Nigeria, says Fayose, storms bank to withdraw N5m

There was a mild drama at the Ado-Ekiti Branch of the Zenith Bank yesterday as Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose stormed the bank to make withdrawals from his unfrozen accounts. The Federal High Court, Ado-Ekiti had on Tuesday ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to de-freeze Fayose’s …

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There is no place for dictatorship in Nigeria, says Fayose, storms bank to withdraw N5m

There was a mild drama at the Ado-Ekiti Branch of the Zenith Bank yesterday as Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose stormed the bank to make withdrawals from his unfrozen accounts. The Federal High Court, Ado-Ekiti had on Tuesday ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to de-freeze Fayose’s …

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Rivers state government attacks APC, Sahara Reporters, says “they are inmates in the prison of their own lies”

The Rivers state government has denied a publication by Sahara Reporters, alleging that governor Nyesom Wike had illicit contacts with officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), in the run up to the rerun elections, on the 10th of December 2016 in Rivers State. The state, in a statement …

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There is no place for dictatorship in Nigeria, says Ayodele Fayose , storms bank to withdraw N5m

There was a mild drama at the Ado-Ekiti Branch of the Zenith Bank yesterday as Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose stormed the bank to make withdrawals from his unfrozen accounts. The Federal High Court, Ado-Ekiti had on Tuesday ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to de-freeze Fayose’s …

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Nigerian ex-Minister charged over $17.4m money laundering

Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Aviation minister in Nigeria has been hauled before a Lagos Federal High Court for allegedly laundering some N49 million (over ($17 million). Fani-Kayode, who has been under detention by the country’s anti-graft body, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) since his arrest in May this …

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Saraki, Ekweremadu Warn Their Trial is Dangerous, Poses Threat to Democracy

Senate president says he’s ready to go to jail, Buhari controlled by cabal President is no one’s stooge, presidency responds Following their arraignment at an Abuja High Court monday on allegations of forging the Senate Standing Orders, 2015, Senate President Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, in separate emotionally-laden …

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Yellow fever outbreak in Africa strain global vaccine stockpile – WHO

The World Health Organization’s (WHO) says, even though they are equipped currently to deal with ongoing outbreaks, the disease in three African countries has placed a huge strain on vaccine supply. According to the WHO, ‘‘yellow fever outbreaks in Angola, DRC & Uganda are placing unprecedented demands on vax supply …

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Nigerian police and militant group clash over cause of Thursday pipeline explosion

Nigerian police has announced that a fuel leak caused the explosion of the national oil company pipeline on Thursday, a blast which militant group Niger Delta Avengers claimed to have caused. A Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) oil pipeline in the Akwa Ibom State of southern Nigeria exploded in the …

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