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Jan 13, 2020

Bauchi gov hospitalised ahead of Supreme Court judgement

Armstrong Bakam, Bauchi Bauchi State Governor, Senator Bala Mohammed, has been hospitalised in a London hospital ahead of the Supreme Court judgement on some...

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Jan 13, 2020

Recruitment: Customs shortlist 162,399 candidates for aptitude test

Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The Nigeria Customs Service has shortlisted a total of 162,399 candidates for aptitude test in its recruitment exercise which commenced...

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Jan 13, 2020

Naval College commissions 22 participants for maritime operations

By George Odok The Commandant of Naval War College Nigeria (NWCN), Rear Adm. Adeseye Ayobanjo, has commissioned 22 naval personnel for the Command Level Office...

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Jan 13, 2020

British ambassador to Iran arrested in Tehran

Britain’s ambassador to Iran has been arrested in Tehran during protests outside a university, the UK Foreign office has said. Dominic Raab, the foreign secr...

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Jan 13, 2020

BREAKING: Buhari Signs Finance Bill, 2020 Budget Into Law

President Muhammadu has signed the 2019 finance bill alongside the 2020 appropriation bill into law. The law alongside the 2020 Budget is aimed at reforming...

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Jan 13, 2020

Crowd, Noise Force Supreme Court To Suspend Hearing Of Governorship Appeals

The Supreme Court on Monday in Abuja suspended the hearing of the governorship appeals from six states of the Federation. The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justi...

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Jan 13, 2020

Queen Elizabeth II calls for family crisis meeting over Harry, Meghan

Meghan Markle, officially known as the Duchess of Sussex, will reportedly attend a crisis family meeting by phone on Monday to talk strategy in repairing damage...

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Jan 13, 2020

Supreme Court Hears Governorship Appeals From Sokoto, Kano, Four Other States

The Supreme Court has begun hearing of the appeals from the governorship elections in Imo, Bauchi, Sokoto, Kano, Plateau and Benue States. The hearing of the...

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Jan 13, 2020

Okowa salutes Lawan at 61

Delta Governor, Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa, on Sunday congratulated Senate President, Alhaji Ahmed Lawan, as he turns 61 years, Jan 12. Okowa said that Lawan had mad...

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Jan 13, 2020

Son kills 62-year-old mother in Imo

Tragedy struck at Umuobom in the Ideato South Local Government Area of Imo State as one Sunday Agwim allegedly murdered his mother, Mrs Christiana Agwim. The...

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Jan 13, 2020

British ambassador to Iran arrested in Tehran

Britain’s ambassador to Iran has been arrested in Tehran during protests outside a university, the UK Foreign office has said. Dominic Raab, the foreign secr...

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Jan 13, 2020

FG orders cinemas to stop showing Banky W’s movie

The National Film and Video Censors Board has ordered cinemas nationwide to stop showing a recently released movie, titled, Sugar Rush. The NVFCB, Executive...

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Jan 13, 2020

Anxiety as Supreme Court rules on Sokoto gov poll today

Adeniyi Olugbemi, Sokoto Anxiety has gripped politicians since news filtered in on Friday that the Supreme Court will deliver its judgment on the Sokoto Stat...

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Jan 13, 2020

Operation Amotekun: Carry illegal arms, be arrested, police warn OPC, hunters

Sunday Aborisade, Abiodun Nejo, Daud Olatunji, Wale Oyewale, Peter Dada and Godwin Isenyo The police on Sunday strongly warned the South-West Stakeholders...

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Jan 10, 2020

17 people travelling to Sweden killed in Iran plane crash

Sweden, on Friday said 17 people travelling to Sweden died in a plane crash. They include: seven people with Swedish citizenship and 10 others with residency...

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Jan 10, 2020

Don’t divide Nigeria, FG warns Kukah

Friday Olokor, Abuja The Federal Government on Friday in Abuja warned the Catholic Archbishop of Sokoto Diocese, Rev. Fr. Mathew Hassan Kukah, not to indulge...

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Jan 10, 2020

BREAKING: Trump authorises new sanctions against Iran

US President Donald Trump has authorised new sanctions against Iran. US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, made this known on Friday in a live address. The...

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Jan 10, 2020

AGF withdraws from $2bn tax dispute case against MTN

Mobile giant MTN said Friday that Nigeria’s attorney general had withdrawn a demand for around $2 billion in back taxes in the latest step towards resolving its...

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Jan 10, 2020

Soundcity MVP Awards: Burna Boy, Davido, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, others battle for artiste of the year

The 2020 Soundcity MVP Awards holds on Saturday at the Eko Convention Centre in Lagos State. Grammy Award nominee Burna Boy will be contending with Wizkid, D...

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Jan 10, 2020

NIMC to register UTME candidates in Abuja, Lagos, Kano on Saturday

Ihuoma Chiedozie, Abuja Candidates for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination in Abuja, Lagos and Kano will get another opportunity to obtain the Nat...

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