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Herdsmen killings: Northern Elders Forum cautions Federal, State governments

The Northern Elders Forum, has called on federal and state authorities to take more decisive steps to restore the security of lives and property of citizens following the killings in Benue, Taraba, Adamawa, Kaduna, Zamfara and other parts of the country. The Forum condoles with all families and communities that have lost members and assets […]

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Reps blow hot over subsidy payments, to summon Kachikwu, Baru

Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Wednesday agreed to summon Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, to explain the renewed payment of oil subsidy to marketers without securing the approval of the National Assembly. Group Managing Director, GMD, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Maikanti Baru, and Executive Secretary, Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency, PPPRA, Abdulkadir […]

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Kemi Olunloyo kneels, begs Pastor Ibiyeomie, vows to spend her life in Salvation Ministry

Daughter of a former governor of Oyo State, and a US-trained controversial journalist, Kemi Olunloyo, has attended Salvation Ministry where she asked Pastor David Ibiyeomie for forgiveness. Kemi was allegedly locked up in Port Harcourt prison by the pastor after she accused him of dating and buying expensive cars for some Nollywood actresses. The journalist, […]

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Obiano reveals what will happen to corrupt officials in Anambra

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has vowed to personally ensure that any corrupt government official in his government end up behind the bar. Obiano gave the warning during the state executive council meeting in Awka. Speaking through his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Mr Oliver Okpala, the governor said any government appointee, including commissioners […]

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CAN flays Buhari’s ‘indifference’, says National flag should fly at half mast

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on Wednesday berated the Federal Government over its refusal to fly the nation’s flag at half mast to mourn the victims of the herdsmen killing in Benue state. The Chairman of CAN in Ondo State, Reverend Ayo Oladapo said it was disturbing that the Federal Government remained deaf and […]

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Herdsmen: FG responsible for not protecting lives, properties

A group, All Cross River Nationalities Front (ACRNF) has accused the Federal Government of not providing adequate security and protection for her citizens. The group condemned in its entirety the killings being perpetrated across the country by herdsmen with impunity. “We are unable to understand how a band of invaders can invade community after community […]

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Presidency eulogies Nigerian for returning N150m wrongfully credited to him in Qatar

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa has applauded a Nigerian, Mr. Michael Jonathan Asemota Teddy for his sincerity and honesty in returning QR1,502,000 ($441,127.99) about N150 million wrongfully posted into his account in Qatar. Dabiri-Erewa in a statement on Wednesday by his Special Assistant on Media, Abdur-Rahman […]

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Nigerian Oil Tycoon Wagbatsoma Jailed In UK For Money Laundering

A Nigerian businessman Walter Wagbatsoma, 47, was on Wednesday sentenced to three years and six months imprisonment for money laundering in the United Kingdom. Wagbatsoma was also disqualified from being a company director for six years. According to Lincolnshire police, fraudulently obtained funds in the UK were laundered through an account in Dubai under the […]

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Dasuki’s trial suffers setback

The trial of ex-National Security Adviser (NSA), Rtd. Col Sambo Dasuki, at the Federal High Court, Abuja, was on Wednesday stalled due the absence of the defendant’s counsel, Mr Joseph Dauda (SAN). Justice Ahmed Mohammed adjourn​ed​ the trial until Feb​ruary​ 8, following the application presented to the court by Mr Adedipe Adiola. The application which […]