N24bn Police Pension Fraud: Court Overrules Defence, Admits Suspect’s Statements

The trial-within-trial of Veronica Onyegbula, who is standing trial along with a former director at the Police Pension Office, Esai Dangabar, for an alleged N24 billion pension fraud, continued on …

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You sold your birthright – CAN condemns Buhari’s aide, Lauretta Onochie

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on Tuesday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to restrain his aide, Lauretta Onochie from alleged use of vulgar abuse and unprintable names against others …

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APC will crash if nPDP leaves – Timi Frank warns Buhari

A suspended National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Timi Frank, has warned President Muhammadu Buhari against ignoring members of the New Peoples Democratic Party, nPDP. A report had …

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Biafra: Intersociety releases names of agitators ‘killed, injured’

International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law, Intersociety, on Tuesday, released the names of 150 Biafra agitators allegedly killed and those injured by the Nigerian Army. This was …

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Kano State Governor break silence over rift with Kwakwanso

Kano State Governor, Umar Ganduje on Tuesday dismissed the former governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso’s influence on Kano politics. He spoke on Tuesday at the residence of party elder, Malam Musa Gwadabe. “Power belongs …

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Abacha loot: FG to share $322m to Nigerians from June 28

The Federal Government has announced plan to disburse $322million fund repatriated from the accounts of former Head of State, late General Sani Abacha in Switzerland to Nigerians. National Coordinator of the …

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Herdsmen killings: Nigerian govt to set up ranches in Benue, Taraba, Kaduna, others

The Nigerian Government and some States in the country have agreed to set up cattle ranches. These will take effect in Adamawa, Benue, Ebonyi, Edo, Kaduna, Nasarawa, Oyo, Plateau, Taraba and …

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Bayelsa indigenes flee homes over fear of ‘military invasion’

Many indigenes of Bilabiri 1 Community in Ekeremor Local Council of Bayelsa State have reportedly fled their homes for fear of military invasion. This followed the recent attack on Tunu flow-station …

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NEMA under DG Maihaja dead – Striking workers tell Buhari

Striking employees of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Tuesday staged a protest at the agency’s headquarters in Abuja over poor conditions of service and “redundancy”. Justin Uwazuruonye, Chairman, Association …

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N1.580trn Capital Cost released to MDAs in 2017 – FG

The Federal Government has announced that a total of N1,580,270,755,084.44 capital cost was released to Ministries, Departments and Agencies for the 2017 federal budget. The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun …

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2019: Atiku explains why he didn’t perform under Obasanjo, speaks on looting public fund

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has explained why he performed below expectation the last time he was in government as a Vice President. Atiku also said that anyone with evidence that …

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Why should I love Shittu, he’s not a woman – Ajimobi mocks Buhari’s minister

Governor of Oyo, Abiola Ajimobi, has declared that he does not love the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, because “he is not a woman”. Ajimobi, who stated he won’t support the Minister’s …

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