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Jan 07, 2020

US-Iran crisis: Stampede kills over 30 at Soleimani’s funeral

A stampede at the funeral for a top Iranian general, Qassem Soleimani, killed more than 30 people and injured dozens more on Tuesday in the southeastern city of...

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Jan 07, 2020

Three killed in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway auto crash

Three persons have been confirmed dead while three others sustained various degrees of injuries in an accident along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway on Monday night...

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Jan 07, 2020

Court orders Kwara govt to halt demolition of Saraki’s property

The Kwara State High Court in Ilorin, on Monday, granted an ex-parte injunction restraining the Kwara State Government from further demolition of late Olusola S...

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Jan 07, 2020

Why Buhari can’t intervene in electricity tariff hike – Presidency

January 7, 2020 Adejumo kabir The presidency has said President Muhammadu Buhari has no power to influence the decision of the National Electricity Regulatory...

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Jan 07, 2020

Nigerians fume as power ministry attacks critics over controversial appointments

Nigerians on Monday attacked the Ministry of Power over its reactions to controversial appointments made in different agencies under the supervision of the mini...

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Jan 07, 2020

PDP left N220bn debt for my government –Akeredolu

Peter Dada, Akure The Ondo State Government said on Monday that the Dr Olusegun Mimiko-led Peoples Democratic Party administration left N220bn debt at the...

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Jan 07, 2020

Iran offers $80m bounty for Trump’s head

An $80million bounty has been placed on Donald Trump’s head in Iran in the wake of General Qasem Soleimani’s assassination, Mirror.co.uk reports. During the...

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Jan 07, 2020

US issues security alert to citizens in Nigeria

KINDLY SHARE THIS STORY US embassy, Abuja Festus Abu and Adelani Adepegba The United States has issued a security alert to its citizens...

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Jan 07, 2020

NDDC budget reports ready after Jan 28 — National Assembly

Sunday Aborisade, Abuja The Senate Committee on the Niger Delta Affairs and the House of Representatives Committee on the Niger Delta Development Commission...

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Jan 07, 2020

Company tax: FG to exempt firms earning below N25m

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The Finance Bill 2019, when signed into law, will ensure that small businesses with turnover less than N25m will be exempted from Com...

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Jan 07, 2020

Police in armoured tank invade church, chase out worshippers

Operatives of the Enugu State Police Command have reportedly invaded the Assemblies of God Church at No 27 Mount Street Agbani Road, Enugu, with an Armoured Per...

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Jan 07, 2020

Operation Amotekun: South-West to train OPC, hunters, others

There are strong indications the South-West states will train vigilantes, hunters and members of the Oodua Peoples Congress who will take part in the Western Ni...

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Jul 27, 2019

WAEC result 2019: Female candidates outshine males

The West African Examination Council has said that, of the 1,590,173 candidates who registered and sat for the 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Exami...

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Jul 14, 2019

Oshiomhole as an Enigma

Somehow and understandably, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, the National Chairman of our great party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), has become an issue in the...

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Jul 14, 2019

AFCON 2019: Nigeria’s match against Algeria will be tough —Odegbami

Segun Odegbami, an ex-international, said on Sunday that the semi-final between Nigeria and Algeria at the ongoing African Cup of Nations would be tough. Ode...

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Jul 11, 2019

Buhari Keeps Nigerians Waiting For Ministerial List, Nominates Uba Maska, Abu Galadima For Appointments

President Buhari in the letter, read by the Senate on Tuesday, recommended Maska, who is currently acting as the Executive Commissioner, Technical Services of t...

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Jul 11, 2019

Sanwo-Olu opens Lekki toll gates to motorists

The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said that the Lekki toll plazas would be open to motorists on Thursday for an assessment of the traffic pro...

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Jul 10, 2019

EFCC nabs native doctor for fraud in Ibadan

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibadan Zonal Office, on Tuesday, arrested a suspected fake native doctor, Fatai Aliu, for duping people on the pre...

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Jul 10, 2019

Police Parade Suspected Killer Of Ex-Corps Member In Imo

  The Imo State Police Command has arrested one Chukwuemeka Eze for allegedly raping and killing a 27-year-old female, Lilian Mgbanwa, who just complete...

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Jul 10, 2019

Buhari nominates new NCC Commisioners, NIPSS DG

President Muhammadu Buhari has forwarded to the Senate, the name of Uba Maska for confirmation as Executive Commissioner of the Nigeria Communications Comm...

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