Paramount Ruler declares what Police must do before arresting any monarch in Cross River
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Paramount Ruler declares what Police must do before arresting any monarch in Cross River

The Paramount Ruler of Calabar South local government area of Cross River State, Prof. Itam Hogan Itam, Nyam Nnankor 1, has called on the Police…

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NYSC: Three suspected candidates with alleged fake certificates handed over to police
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NYSC: Three suspected candidates with alleged fake certificates handed over to police

The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) in Taraba State says it has handed over three young men, posing as graduates of tertiary institutions, caught in…

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Ohanaeze blows hot over alleged murder of woman by herders in Enugu
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Ohanaeze blows hot over alleged murder of woman by herders in Enugu

The Apex Igbo Social-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has condemned the brutal killing of one Mrs. Pat Ngwu in Enugu State. Mrs Ngwu’s body was found…

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Report anybody with gun injury – Ogun police tell hospitals
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Report anybody with gun injury – Ogun police tell hospitals

The Ogun State Police Command has appealed to hospitals operating in the state and other neighbouring states to report any patient with bullet injuries to…

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Ngige threatens to sanction banks, gives reason
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Ngige threatens to sanction banks, gives reason

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige, has threatened to sanction banks, who sack workers indiscriminately, saying they ought to declare redundancy before…

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Kogi Guber: Redeploy REC now – IPAC, CNPP
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Kogi Guber: Redeploy REC now – IPAC, CNPP

The Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC) and the Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) have called on Prof. Mamood Yakubu to immediately redeploy the current…

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Alleged N150m fraud: EFCC grills ex-Kwara scholarship board chair, others.
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Alleged N150m fraud: EFCC grills ex-Kwara scholarship board chair, others.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, is grilling a former chairman of the Kwara State Scholarship Board, Mrs Fatimoh Yusuf, over an alleged N150m…

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Accidents: 168 people killed, 969 injured in Bauchi, Borno, Yobe – FRSC
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Accidents: 168 people killed, 969 injured in Bauchi, Borno, Yobe – FRSC

About 168 persons were killed in various accidents that occurred between January and July, 2019 in the three states of Bauchi, Yobe and Borno. The…

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New ministers: Under Buhari, non-Fulanis are slaves – Fani-Kayode
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New ministers: Under Buhari, non-Fulanis are slaves – Fani-Kayode

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode (FFK), on Thursday described the inauguration of ministers by President Muhammadu Buhari as a “Government of the Fulani, by…

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Buhari’s cabinet: What I need to solve Nigeria’s power problem – Minister Mamman
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Buhari’s cabinet: What I need to solve Nigeria’s power problem – Minister Mamman

The newly-appointed Minister of Power, Saleh Mamman, has said the problems being experienced in the sector in the country were surmountable. Mamman said this while…

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Shehu Sani: Kaduna Tribunal ruling most fraudulent – PRP
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Shehu Sani: Kaduna Tribunal ruling most fraudulent – PRP

The Kaduna State Chapter of the Peoples Redemption Party, PRP, has rejected Justice A. H. Suleiman’s Tribunal ruling in which Senator Shehu Sani lost. The…

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Politicians now praise terrorists, warwongers as national heroes – Cardinal Onaiyekan
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Politicians now praise terrorists, warwongers as national heroes – Cardinal Onaiyekan

Cardinal John Onaiyekan, the Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, has accused politicians of praising terrorists and “warwongers” as national heroes. Onaiyekan said this while lamenting over…

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Real reason Buhari appointed me women affairs minister – Pauline Tallen
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Real reason Buhari appointed me women affairs minister – Pauline Tallen

Minister of Women Affairs, Dame Pauline Tallen, has explained that President Muhammadu Buhari deployed her to the ministry because he was not unmindful of the…

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Police arrest suspected kidnappers of four persons at Ogun-Lagos border
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Police arrest suspected kidnappers of four persons at Ogun-Lagos border

Police in Ogun State said they have arrested four out of the suspected kidnappers who abducted three persons, including the son of the Chief Imam…

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Inadequate manpower, bad roads hamper Adamawa, Taraba Customs operations
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Inadequate manpower, bad roads hamper Adamawa, Taraba Customs operations

Operations of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) in Adamawa and Taraba states are hampered by inadequate manpower and bad roads across the two states. The…

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Atiku reacts to attack on Ekweremadu in Germany, speaks on IPOB’s violence
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Atiku reacts to attack on Ekweremadu in Germany, speaks on IPOB’s violence

Atiku Abubakar, 2019 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, has condemned the attack on former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu by members of the Indigenous…

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How herdsmen invaded our community, macheted 7 farmers, destroyed farmland – Oyo monarch
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How herdsmen invaded our community, macheted 7 farmers, destroyed farmland – Oyo monarch

The Baale of Araro in Ido Local Government Area of Oyo state, Chief Mustapha Ibrahim, on Monday narrated how seven farmers were allegedly macheted by…

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What Gov Abdulrazaq did to civil servants for lateness
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What Gov Abdulrazaq did to civil servants for lateness

Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara State, on Monday paid an unscheduled visit to state secretariat and locked out hundreds of civil servants who came late…

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2019 Imo guber: Court voids Okorocha’s son-in-law, Uche Nwosu’s gov’ship candidature
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2019 Imo guber: Court voids Okorocha’s son-in-law, Uche Nwosu’s gov’ship candidature

The Federal High Court in Abuja, Monday, ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission to remove the name of Uche Nwosu as a governorship candidate in…

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Men in court over alleged possession of human skull
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Men in court over alleged possession of human skull

The Ogun state Police Command, on Monday, arraigned three men in an Ota Magistrates’ Court in Ogun, for allegedly being in possession of a human…

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Asari Dokubo attacks Nnamdi Kanu over Ekweremadu [VIDEO]
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Asari Dokubo attacks Nnamdi Kanu over Ekweremadu [VIDEO]

Asari Dokubo, former Niger Delta militant leader has described Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, as an “ingrate and Frankenstein Monster”….

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BREAKING: Court rules in suit stopping Buhari’s inauguration of ministers
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BREAKING: Court rules in suit stopping Buhari’s inauguration of ministers

The Federal High Court Abuja has dismissed the suit seeking to stop President Muhammadu Buhari from inaugurating the 43 ministerial nominees. The suit was filed…

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Govt reacts as flood displaces 500 families in Jigawa
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Govt reacts as flood displaces 500 families in Jigawa

No fewer than 500 families have been rendered homeless by different flood disasters in three local government areas of Jigawa state. Governor Badaru Abubakar, represented…

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Miyetti Allah extends shutdown of markets to other South-East states
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Miyetti Allah extends shutdown of markets to other South-East states

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) in the South East, says it will extend the shutdown of cattle markets and settlement in…

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Anambra indigenes in India decry increasing trafficking of Nigerian girls for prostitution
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Anambra indigenes in India decry increasing trafficking of Nigerian girls for prostitution

Anambra indigenes living in India have expressed worry over the rising number of Nigerian girls brought into the country for prostitution, saying that the anomaly…

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INEC issues warning to Cross River REC over governorship ambition
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INEC issues warning to Cross River REC over governorship ambition

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared that the process in which the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Cross River, Mr Frankland Briyai, resigned…

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BREAKING: Police arrest suspected murders of Enugu Catholic Priest

Suspected killers of a Catholic Church Priest, Rev. Fr. Paul Offu have been arrested, Enugu State Police command confirmed on Friday. EMIRAT POST reports that…

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NABTEB releases 2019 results, reals out performances
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NABTEB releases 2019 results, reals out performances

The National Business and Technical Examinations Board, said 32,673 candidates that sat for the NBC/NTC examinations scored five credits and above including English Language and…

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Ashiru vs El-Rufai: Tribunal to adopt written addresses
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Ashiru vs El-Rufai: Tribunal to adopt written addresses

The Kaduna State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal will on Aug. 19 resume sitting to begin adoption of written addresses by all parties in the petition…

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Why I met with Gov. Seyi Makinde -Kanu Nwankwo
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Why I met with Gov. Seyi Makinde -Kanu Nwankwo

Ex-international, Kanu Nwankwo, on Thursday, met with Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State. Nwankwo told newsmen in Ibadan after the meeting that he visited the…

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Presidential Tribunal: PDP urges tribunal to nullify Buhari’s re-election over alleged non-qualification
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Presidential Tribunal: PDP urges tribunal to nullify Buhari’s re-election over alleged non-qualification

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the February 23, presidential election, Atiku Abubakar and his party has insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari was not…

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New minimum wage: NLC breaks silence in delayed implementation
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New minimum wage: NLC breaks silence in delayed implementation

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has dispelled ongoing reports that negotiations between the organised labour and the Technical Committee on Consequential Adjustment of the new…

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Buhari under fire for directing CBN to stop forex for food imports
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Buhari under fire for directing CBN to stop forex for food imports

A Nigerian knowledge institution, Centre for Social Justice, CSJ, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to rescind his directive to the Central Bank of Nigerian,…

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Buhari signs new name for Nigerian Prisons Service
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Buhari signs new name for Nigerian Prisons Service

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Nigerian Correctional Service Bill into law. Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Ita Enang…

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News Those killing, shouting ‘Allah Akbar’ are against God – President Buhari
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Those killing, shouting ‘Allah Akbar’ are against God – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that those killing and calling God’s name will soon be dealt with as the act is ungodly, promising to use…

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Soldier finally arraigned for allegedly raping Ondo undergraduate (PHOTOS)
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Soldier finally arraigned for allegedly raping Ondo undergraduate (PHOTOS)

The soldier, Lance Corporal Sunday Awolola, who allegedly raped a 300-level student of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, AAUA, in Ondo State, has been arraigned…

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Gov Zulum appoints Chiroma, Shettima, others as security adviser, special assistants [Full list]
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Gov Zulum appoints Chiroma, Shettima, others as security adviser, special assistants [Full list]

The Borno State Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum has approved the appointment of Colonel A.A. Chiroma as his Special Adviser on Security. The Governor’s Special…

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COZA rape allegation: PFN set to submit report
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COZA rape allegation: PFN set to submit report

As the two-week ultimatum given by the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, elapses, the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, on Monday, said it will finally…

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Buhari told to order arrest of ‘sacked’ aide, Obono-Obla
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Buhari told to order arrest of ‘sacked’ aide, Obono-Obla

President Muhammadu Buhari has been asked to order the arrest of the Chairman of the Special Presidential Panel on Recovery of Public property, Obono Obla….

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UN reacts as Boko Haram kills aid worker in Borno
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UN reacts as Boko Haram kills aid worker in Borno

The United Nations, UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr. Edward Kallon, has expressed concern over reported attacks on aid workers in northern Borno State and…

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Ondo land tussle: Gov Akeredolu visits community, issues strong warning
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Ondo land tussle: Gov Akeredolu visits community, issues strong warning

Governor of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has visited Ago Alaye and Araromi Obu in Odigbo Local Government, where communal clashes broke out on Tuesday over…

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Police arrest ‘killers’ of Afenifere leader’s daughter
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Police arrest ‘killers’ of Afenifere leader’s daughter

The police have arrested some suspects allegedly involved in the killing of Mrs Funke Olakunrin, daughter of the Afenifere leader, Reuben Fasoranti. Olakunri was killed…

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Buhari has failed, cannot solve Nigeria’s problems – Soyinka blows hot
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Buhari has failed, cannot solve Nigeria’s problems – Soyinka blows hot

Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka, has insisted that the President Muhammadu Buhari administration has failed. According to him, the problems confronting Nigeria were beyond Buhari. Soyinka…

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Ohanaeze youths react as suspected herdsmen kill Pa Fasorati’s daughtetr
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Ohanaeze youths react as suspected herdsmen kill Pa Fasorati’s daughtetr

Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council worldwide, OYC, has sympathized with the Yoruba Nation over the demise of Mrs Funke Olakunrin , daughter of Pa Reuben Fasoranti,…

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Ruga: ACF sends message to those against FG’s Fulani settlements
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Ruga: ACF sends message to those against FG’s Fulani settlements

Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has urged those opposed to the setting up of Fulani herdsmen settlements, popularly called Ruga, across the country to drop their…

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Ondo Deputy Governor, SSG, visit Fasoranti as suspected herdsmen kill daughter
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Ondo Deputy Governor, SSG, visit Fasoranti as suspected herdsmen kill daughter

The Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Agboola Ajayi, on Friday night led a government delegation to the residence of the leader of the pan-Yoruba socio-cultural…

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Funke Olakunrin’s killing: Herdsmen want to set Nigeria on fire – Yoruba elders tell Buhari
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Funke Olakunrin’s killing: Herdsmen want to set Nigeria on fire – Yoruba elders tell Buhari

The Yoruba Council of Elders has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to institute a high powered probe panel to investigate the killing of Funke Olakunrin,…

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Buhari govt has invested N900bn on power since assumption of office – Osinbajo
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Buhari govt has invested N900bn on power since assumption of office – Osinbajo

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has said the present administration has invested N900 billion in the power sector since its assumption of office in 2015. Osinbajo…

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FRSC new recruits pass out
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FRSC new recruits pass out

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has warned the newly- recruited marshals against extortion and bribe-taking during patrols. Mr. Kabir Lawal, Deputy Corps Marshal in-charge…

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Presidential Tribunal: Peter Obi reacts as Prof. Nwabueze appears in court on wheelchair
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Presidential Tribunal: Peter Obi reacts as Prof. Nwabueze appears in court on wheelchair

Vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Peter Obi, has reacted to the decision of veteran 87-year-old lawyer, Prof. Ben Nwabueze, to represent…

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