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Discriminating against albinos is an abuse of human rights: warns Governor Obiano

Anambra State Governor Willie Obiano has said that discriminatory practices against people living with albinism also amount to a violation of human rights, and said he will not hesitate to punish people found in such acts. He called on society...

Claims of zero allocation to LG bosses, totally false: Akwa Ibom Assembly insists

The Akwa Ibom State Assembly has declared false the claims of some local government presidents that they were running their councils on a zero allocation basis. Some local government presidents have attributed their poor performance to a lack of funds,...

Nnamdi Kanu reacts when Nigerian army pleads with Boko Haram / ISWAP for reconciliation

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has reacted to a recent plea for reconciliation made to Boko Haram and the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) by the Nigerian Army. The army had asked the...

Bakassi-like security team assaults Anambra and kills six suspected criminals

A new security team has emerged in Anambra state to help other security agencies rid the state of cultists and other criminal elements. It was revealed that the "Bakassi-like" security team has already jumped into action, allegedly killing and burning...

Bauchi Governor Appoints Former Dan Fodio University Director Ibrahim Kashim SSG

Just 24 hours after announcing the former Budget and Economic Planning Commissioner as his Chief of Staff, the Governor of Bauchi State, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, early Tuesday morning announced the appointment of lawyer Ibrahim Muhammad Kashim as government...

Nigeria vs Twitter: Buhari has turned Nigeria into hell for citizens – Cardinal Okogie

Former Catholic Archbishop of the Diocese of Lagos, Cardinal Anthony Okogie, has insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari has made the country a "living hell for Nigerians." Okogie said that Buhari was responsible for the worsening economic and political situation in...

Zamfara under siege by bandits and crime-promoting elites – Bakare

A public commentator in the state of Zamfara, Alhaji Ahmed Bakare has lamented that the escalation of bandit attacks in the state is beyond the control of security agents, as bandits continue to unleash terrorist attacks across the state. According...

Fani-Kayode reacts when Nigerian army pleads with Boko Haram and ISWAP to reconcile

Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Aviation Minister, says he is still shocked by the Nigerian military's decision to demand reconciliation with members of the Boko Haram / ISWAP terrorists. The army had called on the terrorists to lay down their arms...

Buni reacts when fire devastates Fika Emir’s palace

The Governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni, has sympathized with the Emir of Fika and the Chairman of the Council of Heads of Yobe State, Alhaji Muhammadu Abali Ibn Muhammadu Idrisa, for the unfortunate incident of fire at...

Nigerians need leaders who can unite the country – Osinbajo

Nigeria's Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that only proactive leaders can solve the challenges plaguing the country. This was contained in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Laolu Osinbajo. Osinbajo made these observations on Monday, when he paid a courtesy...
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Two Suspected Hijackers Arrested, Weapons Recovered in Delta

Delta State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of two suspected armed robbers and kidnappers in the state. The Command's acting spokesman, DSP Edafe Bright,...

The Navy to establish the Desert Warfare Institute in Kano

The Chief of the Naval General Staff, Rear Admiral Awwal Zubairu Gambo, following the spread of bandits and other criminal groups in northwestern Nigeria,...

JAMB offers up-to-date information on candidates with incomplete registration

The Joint Admissions and Enrollment Board (JAMB) has advised candidates whose registration is incomplete to visit special centers to finalize the process. JAMB's chief...

NANS gives 14-day ultimatum to UNILAG and YabaTech to reestablish SUG

The National Association of Nigerian Students, Southwest Zone (NANS Zone D) has asked the management of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) and the Yaba...
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Discriminating against albinos is an abuse of human rights: warns Governor Obiano

Anambra State Governor Willie Obiano has said that discriminatory practices against people living with albinism also amount to a violation of human rights, and said he will not hesitate to punish people found in such acts. He called on society...

Claims of zero allocation to LG bosses, totally false: Akwa Ibom Assembly insists

The Akwa Ibom State Assembly has declared false the claims of some local government presidents that they were running their councils on a zero allocation basis. Some local government presidents have attributed their poor performance to a lack of funds,...

Nnamdi Kanu reacts when Nigerian army pleads with Boko Haram / ISWAP for reconciliation

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has reacted to a recent plea for reconciliation made to Boko Haram and the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) by the Nigerian Army. The army had asked the...

Bakassi-like security team assaults Anambra and kills six suspected criminals

A new security team has emerged in Anambra state to help other security agencies rid the state of cultists and other criminal elements. It was revealed that the "Bakassi-like" security team has already jumped into action, allegedly killing and burning...

Bauchi Governor Appoints Former Dan Fodio University Director Ibrahim Kashim SSG

Just 24 hours after announcing the former Budget and Economic Planning Commissioner as his Chief of Staff, the Governor of Bauchi State, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, early Tuesday morning announced the appointment of lawyer Ibrahim Muhammad Kashim as government...

Nigeria vs Twitter: Buhari has turned Nigeria into hell for citizens – Cardinal Okogie

Former Catholic Archbishop of the Diocese of Lagos, Cardinal Anthony Okogie, has insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari has made the country a "living hell for Nigerians." Okogie said that Buhari was responsible for the worsening economic and political situation in...

Zamfara under siege by bandits and crime-promoting elites – Bakare

A public commentator in the state of Zamfara, Alhaji Ahmed Bakare has lamented that the escalation of bandit attacks in the state is beyond the control of security agents, as bandits continue to unleash terrorist attacks across the state. According...

Fani-Kayode reacts when Nigerian army pleads with Boko Haram and ISWAP to reconcile

Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Aviation Minister, says he is still shocked by the Nigerian military's decision to demand reconciliation with members of the Boko Haram / ISWAP terrorists. The army had called on the terrorists to lay down their arms...

Buni reacts when fire devastates Fika Emir’s palace

The Governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni, has sympathized with the Emir of Fika and the Chairman of the Council of Heads of Yobe State, Alhaji Muhammadu Abali Ibn Muhammadu Idrisa, for the unfortunate incident of fire at...

Nigerians need leaders who can unite the country – Osinbajo

Nigeria's Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that only proactive leaders can solve the challenges plaguing the country. This was contained in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Laolu Osinbajo. Osinbajo made these observations on Monday, when he paid a courtesy...
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Two Suspected Hijackers Arrested, Weapons Recovered in Delta

Delta State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of two suspected armed robbers and kidnappers in the state. The Command's acting spokesman, DSP Edafe Bright,...

The Navy to establish the Desert Warfare Institute in Kano

The Chief of the Naval General Staff, Rear Admiral Awwal Zubairu Gambo, following the spread of bandits and other criminal groups in northwestern Nigeria,...

JAMB offers up-to-date information on candidates with incomplete registration

The Joint Admissions and Enrollment Board (JAMB) has advised candidates whose registration is incomplete to visit special centers to finalize the process. JAMB's chief...

NANS gives 14-day ultimatum to UNILAG and YabaTech to reestablish SUG

The National Association of Nigerian Students, Southwest Zone (NANS Zone D) has asked the management of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) and the Yaba...
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