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Jan 31, 2020

20 Plateau herdsmen victims get mass burial

The 20 people who were killed during the attacks on Kwatas Community in the Bokos Local Government Area of the state by herdsmen have been given a mass burial...

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Jan 31, 2020

[BREAKING] DG's certificate: Police take over FIIRO to stop protesting workers

Policemen in three trucks have reportedly stormed the Federal Institute of Industrial Research Oshodi, Lagos. The policemen were said to have taken over the...

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Jan 31, 2020

Bishop Oyedope in rage as U.S denies him Visa

Bishop David Oyedepo, founder Living Faith Church Worldwide, otherwise known as Winners’ Chapel International, went ballistic on Thursday after he was denied vi...

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Jan 31, 2020

Bandits kidnap Zamfara district head, son

Bandits have kidnapped the District Head of Gayari District of Gummi Local Government Area in Zamfara State, Alhaji Hassan Mohammed and his son. An indigene...

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Jan 31, 2020

Sacked NIJ lecturer denies sexual assault allegation

The lecturer, who was sacked over alleged assault on a female student of the Nigerian Institute of Journalism, Ogba, Lagos, Tene John, has denied assaulting her...

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Jan 31, 2020

‘How Britain’s exit from EU will benefit Nigeria’

• What govt should do now, by Oyebode, Olukoju Today, the United Kingdom (UK) will finally quit the European Union (EU) after years of lingering controversy...

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Jan 31, 2020

WHO declares coronavirus global health emergency

World Health Organisation (WHO) on Thursday declared coronavirus as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC). WHO Director General, Tedros...

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Jan 31, 2020

Boris Johnson celebrates Brexit Day with tax cut

Boris Johnson will hail “the dawn of a new era” for Britain as he celebrates Brexit day with a tax cut for 31 million people. In a broadcast to the nation at...

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Jan 31, 2020

Councillors suspend AMAC Chairman

The Secretariat of Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), located in Area 10, Garki, was thrown into utter confusion on Thursday following the two-week suspension...

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Jan 31, 2020

Reps invite IG, NSCDC boss over extrajudicial killings

The House of Representatives has resolved to invite the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu; and the Commandant-General of the Nigeria Security and Civi...

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Jan 31, 2020

Shehu Sani released after four weeks in EFCC custody

A former lawmaker representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Shehu Sani, has regained his freedom after spending four wee...

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Jan 31, 2020

Buhari, security council shun calls to fire service chiefs

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), and other members of the National Security Council on Thursday met 24 hours after Senators and members o...

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Jan 30, 2020

Only Buhari Can Destroy Boko Haram – Presidency

The Presidency says President Muhammadu Buhari is the best man to destroy the Boko Haram insurgents in the northeast and bring an end to their carnage in Nigeri...

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Jan 30, 2020

BREAKING: Senate confirms Kingsley Obiora as CBN deputy gov

The Senate on Thursday, January 30, 2020, confirmed the appointment of Dr Kingsley Obiora as a Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. The President,...

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Jan 30, 2020

BREAKING: Ex-President Jonathan Visits Buhari

Former President Goodluck Jonathan is currently at the presidential villa to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari. Upon his arrival, President Buhari met and...

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Jan 30, 2020

House of Reps swear-in four lawmakers

House of Representatives speaker Femi Gbajabiamila on Thursday swore in four recently elected lawmakers. The lawmakers were elected from Sokoto, Ogun, Imo an...

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Jan 30, 2020

My husband starves me of sex, woman tells court

A housewife, Fatimah Abdulrahseed, on Thursday dragged her husband, Owolabi, before an Area Court in Ilorin, Kwara, seeking legal divorce, saying she has been s...

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Jan 30, 2020

BREAKING: Court Orders Arrest Of Former Petroleum Minister, Dan Etete

Justice Idris Kutigi has ordered the arrest of former Minister of Petroleum, Dan Etete over his involvement in the Malabu Oil scam. The Prosecutor, Bala Sang...

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Jan 30, 2020

UPDATED: Bush burning cause of Ede Poly fire, says Osun Fire Service

Osun State Fire Service has linked fire that razed an uncompleted female hostel in South Campus of the Federal Polytechnic, Ede, Osun State on Wednesday to bush...

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Jan 30, 2020

Akpabio's successor, Ekpeyong sworn in as Senator again

The newly elected senator representing Akwa Ibom North West, Christopher Ekpeyong, was sworn in on Thursday by the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan. Ekpe...

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