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EFCC Recovers N328.9BN From Petroleum

Aug 9, 2017

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, said it had recovered over N328.9bn out of N349.8bn debts from nine major petroleum marketers within the last one year. The EFCC Head of Operations, North West Zone, Kano, Mr Adamu Hamisu-Danmusa, made this disclosure while addressing newsmen in Kano on Tuesday. According to him, the debts, which included legacy/bad debts and current debts, were recovered following report from the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria to the commission. “The IPMAN reported to…

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AAU Got Talent Season 1 Judges Confirmed – Emino

Aug 8, 2017

“Frank Nnaemeka Jr. is a Singer, songwriter, multi- instrumentalist and dancer goes by the stage name, EMINO. He was born on the 3rd of May 1993 to parents who are strict disciplinarians. He is the first son of the family and blessed with a sensational and titillating voice coupled with graceful personality and a humble confidence that has informed comments about him being a refreshing introduction into the Nigerian music scene. Emino is a Fine and Applied Arts graduate of…

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Biafra: INEC Speaks On Calls For Secession, Election Boycott

Jul 26, 2017

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday, stated that threats by pro-Biafran groups would not stop it from conducting elections in the South-East. INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner in Enugu State, Emeka Ononamadu, said this while addressing journalists in Enugu. He described the threat by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), to boycott the Anambra State governorship election as bizarre. Ononamadu made it clear that the INEC was not bothered by the threats, stating that elections would take place and…

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‘Buhari Not Coming Back, Stand In The Way Of Biafra And Be Destroyed’- IPOB Leader Nnamdi Kanu Warns

Jul 23, 2017

The leader of the Indige­nous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has declared that the anger of his god will de­scend on the people of Anambra if they went ahead to participate in the November 18 gubernatori­al election in the state. Kanu made the controver­sial proclamation when he ad­dressed his supporters at Nri, the ancestral home of Igboland, in Anocha Local Government Area of Anambra State, on Tues­day. Meanwhile, heads of securi­ty agencies in Anambra have urged citizens of the…

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See The 8 Reasons Why Osinbajo May Have Visited President Buhari In UK

Jul 12, 2017

  The purpose of the meeting and issues being discussed have not been made public, there is speculation in has to do with the development of the country. Some of the reasons that may have prompted the acting president to make the London trip after the first lady came back from similar trip. 1. Visiting the president after news of improved condition The acting president Osinbajo may have gone to visit the president after the first lady Aisha Buhari brought…

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Nigeria Has High Hopes for Edo, Don’t Let Us Down – Donald Duke

Jul 10, 2017

Former Governor of Cross River State, Mr. Donald Duke, has challenged the recently constituted Edo State Executive Council not to dissapoint, saying that the entire nation had high hopes in state. Duke who spoke at the Edo State Executive Council Retreat 2017, holding in Lagos on Sunday night, noted that the pedigree of the governor of the state, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has made Nigerians raise the bar of expectation for the state. According to the former governor, all across the…

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Biafra : IPOB Reveals How Nnamdi Kanu Will Achieve Igbo Nation

Jun 27, 2017

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, under the leadership of Nnamdi Kanu on Tuesday hinted that it will ride on the wings of the United Nations, UN, charters which allows group seeking secession to exploit civil disobedience in achieving its mandate of Biafra. IPOB made the disclosure in response to some Northern elders like Tanko Yakassai, who alleged that the group is calling for another civil war by insisting on the restoration of Biafra. Describing Yakasssai’s remark as “stupefying ignorance”,…

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2017 Budget: Nigeria Is In Big Trouble – Minister Of Power, Fashola Says

Jun 27, 2017

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has continued to trade words with members of the National Assembly over tampered 2017 Budget which recorded some added projects by Lawmakers. According to the Minister, Nigeria is in big trouble if lawmakers do not understand the difference between cash and budgets. Fashola had earlier complained that some provisions of the budget violate the nation’s constitution. The National however clapped back that the Minister was spreading ‘half-truths’ about the controversial Budget. The…

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WTF!! Davido Gets New Hair Cut In Honor Of His Cult Group “Neo Black Movement” a.k.a Black Axe

Jun 26, 2017

  DaviI knew right from the onset that this dude is up-to something when i first spotted him on a yellow t-shirt. In honour of his cult group, the “Fall” crooner took to his social media page to officially inform his fans that he’s now a proud member of the Axe men in a recent hair cut which has ‘7‘ on it followed by their cult slangs. Some fans who happens to share the same faith (Who belong to the…

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Edo State Government plans to have a Database of Northern Settlers!!!!!

Jun 24, 2017

Edo State Government says it plans to have a database of Northern settlers in the state as a way to tackle cases of suspected Fulani herdsmen attack on farmers. This is contained in a statement issued by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mr. John Mayaki and made available to Newsmen in Benin on Friday. The governor said the initiative was to allow for identification of strange characters within the domain.…

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Obaseki advises against birthday adverts, says ‘donate to charity’

Jun 24, 2017

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has advised against placing advertisements across the various media platforms to celebrate his 58th birthday on July 1st this year, urging friends and well-wishers, who may want to do so to donate the expenses to WeCare Trust. Governor Obaseki has been worried and taking steps to end the societal stigma of helpless children living of the streets and witnessing the worst parts of life before they have even had a chance to live. He…

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Schocking: 70-Year-Old Man Rapes Primary 4 Pupil In Delta State (Photos)

Jun 14, 2017

Members of Agbor Gha Ihun security outfit, yesterday apprehended a 70-year-old man who identified himself as Mr Sunday Nwokoro, for allegedly raping a 12-year-old primary four pupil of Agbor Model Primary School,Agbor.The evil deeds of Mr Nwokoro, a former bus driver was revealed during his visit to his rape victim house. According to the father of the victim, Mr Friday Egbineka,”Mr Sunday Nwokoro lives near my house at Umudein Street, Agbor.My children usually visit his house to watch film,unfortunately, i…

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Edo Govt to set up security committee to stop the menace of Fulani herdsmen

Jun 14, 2017

The Edo State government is set to set up a security committee to develop security network to provide adequate security in rural communities and effectively tackle herdsmen attack of farmers in the state. The Edo Deputy Governor, Mr Philip Shiabu, made this known on Tuesday in Elele, during a condolence visit to the house of the family where a pregnant woman, Mrs Magdalene Tunner, was recently killed in her farm by suspected herdsmen. Shiabu, while addressing members of the community…

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How A Whistleblower Exposed Evans Chukwudi Onuamadike, Billionaire Kidnapper

Jun 13, 2017

The N30 million bounty on the head of billionaire kidnapper announced by the Police a few months back aided the arrest of Chukwudi Onuamadike on Saturday, June 10, 2017. The kingpin almost escaped the dragnet as he plotted to elope hours after his arrest. Sources claimed he had been away from his Fred Shoboyede Street residence in Magodo for weeks, eluding the police…until Friday, June 9, when he showed up there. His reappearance a day earlier was communicated to the Police…

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June 12, a history we can’t forget – Atiku, Tinubu

Jun 12, 2017

A former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, and a former Lagos State governor and All Progressives Congress national leader, Bola Tinubu, have described the June 12, 1993 elections as a part of Nigeria’s history that could not be forgotten. This is just as the Lagos and Ekiti state governments on Sunday joined Oyo, Ondo, Ogun and Osun states to declare June 12 a public holiday. In a statement issued by his Media Office in Abuja, on Sunday, Atiku said June 12 and…

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Price Of Diesel Drops By Over 30% In Four Months

Jun 12, 2017

Following the fluctuations in forex and international crude oil prices, the ex-depot price of diesel has dropped by over 30 per cent between February and June 2017. As a deregulated product, the price of diesel is controlled by the market forces of demand and supply, unlike petrol, which has a price cap. The international market price of crude above $53 in February, the prices of refined products were also high as the ex-depot price of diesel was between N225 per…

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Presidency Reveals New Details Concerning Buhari’s Health, Possible Return

Jun 11, 2017

Nigerian Federal government source has disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari will not return from United Kingdom (UK) to Nigerian at the weekend which negated an earlier report by the presidency. President Buhari left the country a month ago for UK where he is spending his medical leave. Daily Mail reports that the president’s doctors declared that Buhari had to under go a crucial test on Monday, June 12. According to the sources, doctor said the test results will determine the…

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Niger/Delta Militants Demand Return Of Oil Blocs Owned By Northerners Within 3 Months

Jun 10, 2017

The coalition of Niger Delta militants on Friday called on the Federal Government to return all oil blocs being controlled by northerners to the people of the region. The agitators explained that their action was based on the ultimatum given by some northern youth groups to the Igbo to vacate the North within three months. Leaders of the eight militants groups said in a statement that the Niger Delta region shall declare its independence on October 1, 2017 and free…

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Those who beat up their wives are only bringing curses on their heads- Ayo Fayose

Jun 10, 2017

According to the Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose, men who beat their wives are only bringing curses on their heads. Fayose stated this during an interactive session with primary school teachers and local government workers in the state. “Those who beat up their wives are only bringing curses on their heads. ‎A woman is a reflection of her husband and how her husband treats her. They are delicate and must be treated as such. Our administration has been consistent in…

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Edo State Governor Suspends Council Members For Coming Late To Work

Jun 8, 2017

Some senior council members of of Egor Local Government Area were suspended by the Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, on Wednesday after paying an unscheduled visit to the council’s secretariat. Among those suspended for resuming late to work were the Head of Service, Mrs. Rachael Oriefo, and all heads of department in the council. It was gathered that Obaseki had arrived at about 8.10am only to discover that the HoS and other management staff had not resumed for duties. The…

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Fed Govt, ACF, El-Rufai to Igbo: ignore quit order

Jun 8, 2017

The Federal Government last night warned Nigerians against making statements capable of undermining the country’s peace and security. The warning came after the ultimatum issued by some  youth groups in the North for the Igbo to leave by October or face a mass action. They also informed northerners living in the East to return home. The signatories to the declaration by the group are: Nastura Ashir Sharif of Arewa Citizens Action For Change; Shettima Yerima of Arewa Youth Consultative Forum;…

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EFCC traces multi-billion Abuja asset to ex-First Lady

Jun 8, 2017

Another multi-billion naira property has been traced to a former First Lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is to mark the property as “being under investigation” and may place it under Interim Asset Forfeiture, The Nation learnt yesterday. The relationship between Mrs. Jonathan and two companies was being probed by detectives as at press time. Also, three accounts and three more properties have been put under surveillance by the anti-graft commission in connection with the…

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Four Feared Dead As Armed Robbers Raid Three Banks In Osun

Jun 7, 2017

At least four persons have been killed in Iwo, an ancient town in Osun State, as hoodlums on Tuesday raided three new generation banks. The bandits reportedly stormed the banks at exactly 3:25pm, and raided the three banks, which are situated along Bowen University, simultaneously. According to the eye witness, three policemen were killed in the robbery, while one of the robbers were killed by policemen attached to one of the banks. While scampering for safety, scores of residents were…

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