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NDLEA destroys drugs worth N10b in Edo

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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Edo Command on Friday destroyed illicit drugs valued at more than N10 billion in Benin. Retired Col. Mohammad Abdallah, the Chairman of NDLEA … Read more

 International donors pool $904 million to tackle humanitarian crisis in Northeast

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As a response to displacement brought about by the conflict with Boko Haram in the northeast of Nigeria, International donors have mobilized $940 million in humanitarian aid to the troubled region, … Read more

Kogi Governor continues his multiple registration runs, picks another voter’s card in Okene

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Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State on Friday triggered a fresh controversy about his status as a registered voter when he obtained a Temporary Voter Card (TVC) at his Okene Ward. … Read more

U.S. prepares high-seas crackdown on N. Korea sanctions evaders – sources

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Donald Trump, US President The Trump administration and key Asian allies are preparing to expand interceptions of ships suspected of violating sanctions on North Korea, senior U.S. officials said. Officials … Read more

Pastor arrested for allegedly killing mistress, mother and baby

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    Police in Rivers State yesterday paraded a pastor, Chidiebere Okoroafor, for allegedly killing his mistress, two church members as well as an unborn baby in cold blood, in … Read more

Nigeria imports $5.8bn worth of petrol to tackle fuel crisis

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  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has imported 9.8 million metric tons of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) worth $5.8 billion to combat the fuel crisis that resurfaced … Read more

 Man in court for bathing female neighbour with hot water over electricity bill

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  A 35-year-old man, Benjamin Osueke, was on Friday charged before an Ikorodu Magistrates’ Court for allegedly pouring hot water on a female neighbour. Osueke, who lives at 24, James … Read more

Air Peace set for international operations, takes delivery of triple 7 jumbo jet

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Allen Onyema, Air Peace Chairman Nigerian carrier, Air Peace, has taken delivery of one of its newly acquired Boeing 777-200 aircraft in preparation for its commencement of international operations. The … Read more

‘Corruption not worse under the Buhari administeration’

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  President Muhammadu Buhari has told the Transparency International to focus whatever report they are publishing on facts and not fiction. The President in a statement by his Senior Special … Read more

 Cartels frustrating Eastern ports revival efforts – Amaechi

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  Minister for Transportation, Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, has identified insecurity instigated by cartels who, he said, are bent on frustrating government efforts at reviving ports in the Niger Delta … Read more