March 2018

Angry Lagosians Blast Buhari, Ambode over Lockdown

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Passengers stranded as airlines cancel flights Lagosians were irate thursday and did not hesitate to show their anger over the decision by the state government to lockdown Nigeria’s largest commercial … Read more

PDP Mocks Buhari over Fake King Award

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Demands arrest of presidency officials The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the rebuttal of the claim by the presidency that the family of human rights activist, Martin Luther King … Read more

House Deputy Leader, Buba Jibril, is Dead

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Members of the House of Representatives was this afternoon thrown into mourning as one of them Hon. Umar Baba Jibril, representing Lokoja/Kogi Federal Constituency,  was reported dead. Jibril, 58, died … Read more

Senate rejects Buhari’s request for USD350m World Bank loan for Kaduna State

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The Political quagmire between governor Nasir El- Rufai of Kaduna state and the three Senators representing the Senatorial districts of the state, took another dimension Thursday as the Senate rejected … Read more

Hunger drove me to steal phone, Labourer tells court

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  A 19-year-old labourer, Umar Aliyu, on Thursday told a Minna Magistrate’s Court that “extreme hunger” forced him to steal a techno phone valued at N27,000. Aliyu, who was arraigned … Read more

Martin Luther King Jrn’s Family denies award given to Buhari

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The Family of Late Martin Luther King Juinor’s Family has denied given President Muhammadu Buhari a reportedly merit award on Tuesday, 27 March. According to Coretta Scott King, an American … Read more

SERAP seeks voluntary return of ‘illegal running costs, allowances’ by NASS

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives Mr Yakubu Dogara to “persuade their members to … Read more

Military arrest 3 Boko Haram suspects in central Borno

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Military troops on counter-insurgency operations in northeast Nigeria have arrested three suspected Boko Haram members in central Borno State. “Troops of 23 Brigade Nigerian Army under Operation LAFIYA DOLE on … Read more

I love her, says 65-yr-old man who raped 11-yr-old girl

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One of two men accused of defiling an 11-year-old girl in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, has said he loves her, but did not know her age, while the other man … Read more

 FG, States, LGs share N647bn

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…FAAC, NNPC to reconcile oil revenue figures The federal government and the other two tiers of government have shared the sum of N647. 390 billion. The sum represented federation revenue … Read more