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Aug 13, 2021

JUST IN: Buhari returns to Abuja today

There are indications that President Muhammadu Buhari will be back in Abuja on Friday after an 18-day sojourn in London, the United Kingdom (UK) capital. A pol...

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Aug 09, 2021

Senate panel to recommend breakup of police operations •IG to lose some powers over deployment, funding •Members fail to agree on state police

To make the police responsive, pro-active and effective in the face of a breakdown of internal security, the Senate Committee on Constitution Amendment is consi...

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Aug 03, 2021

JAMB, NUC, UBEC, others get acting heads

Some former Chief Executives/Registrars of key agencies under the Federal Ministry of Education, whose tenure expired on July 31, have handed over to the most s...

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Aug 03, 2021

Court unfreezes Dokpesi’s accounts, orders release of seized documents

The Court also ordered the release of his documents being held by the State. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had obtained court order fre...

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Aug 03, 2021

BREAKING: Oborududu settles for silver at Tokyo Olympics

Nigeria’s Blessing Oborududu suffered a 1-4 loss to Tamyra Marianna Stock Mensah of the United States in the final of Tokyo Olympic women’s wrestling event to c...

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Jul 30, 2021

UPDATED: Appeal Court declares Jarigbe Senator for C’River North, removes Odey

The Court of Appeal in Calabar has declared member representing Obudu/Yala Federal Constituency Hon. Jerigbe Jarigbe of the People’s Democratic Party(PDP) as th...

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Jul 28, 2021

NCC: we lack power to deal with vandals

The Nigerian Communications Commission has lamented that it lacks the power to deal with criminals who vandalise telecoms infrastructure across the country.

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Jul 27, 2021

BREAKING: Boko Haram/ISWAP releases pictures of abducted soldiers, Yobe protocol officers

Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists have released pictures of the two soldiers and Yobe Liaison officer they abducted on Damaturu/Maiduguri highway on Saturday.

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Jul 26, 2021

BREAKING: Lagos Police charge 48 Yoruba Nation rally suspects for ‘unlawful assembly’

The police in Lagos have charged 48 suspects arrested during the Oodua Republic demonstration around the Gani Fawehimi Freedom park of the State few weeks ago.

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Jul 26, 2021

BREAKING: Security agents arrest Sowore

Security agents have arrested Publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, at the Federal High Court, Abuja on Monday. Sowore was arrested as the court res...

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Jul 08, 2021

Haiti president assassinated in Port-au-Prince

Armed gunmen early Wednesday murdered Haiti President Jovenel Moïse and severely wounded First Lady Martine Moïse in a coordinated attack on their home, marking...

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Jul 08, 2021

APC summons Lai Mohammed over parallel secretariat in Kwara

The Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has summoned the Minister of Information and Culture, A...

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Jul 05, 2021

BREAKING: Bandits kidnap students in Kaduna as two soldiers feared shot

Bandits in the early hours of Monday attacked another school in Kaduna, whisking away unspecified number of students.

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Jul 05, 2021

NCC makes N150b Spectrum revenue in five months

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has generated N150 billion Spectrum revenue for the Federal Government between January and May 2021.

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Jul 02, 2021

Sokoto frees 32 inmates

No fewer than 32 inmates have been freed from a correctional centre in Sokoto State.

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Jun 29, 2021

BREAKING: IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu rearraigned, remanded in DSS custody

The Federal Government on Tuesday presented the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu before Federal High Court in Abuja. Lawyer to t...

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Jun 29, 2021

BREAKING: Senate passes Proceeds of Crime Bill for second reading

The Senate on Tuesday passed the Proceeds of Crime Bill for second reading. The Bill titled: “A Bill for an Act to provide for a comprehensive legal and inst...

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Jun 29, 2021

BREAKING: FG apprehends Nnamdi Kanu

The Federal Government has apprehended Nnamdi Kanu, acclaimed leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) who has been on the run after jumping...

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Jun 29, 2021

BREAKING: TB Joshua for burial in Lagos on July 9

The late founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN), Prophet TB Joshua, will be buried in the church premises on July 9, 2021. Head of the burial c...

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Jun 29, 2021

BREAKING: Senate directs committee to submit N895bn supplementary budget report on Wednesday

Senate President Ahmad Lawan, on Tuesday, directed the Senate Committee on Appropriations to submit report on the N895billion Supplementary Budget unfailingly o...

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