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Just Happening: Again, Suspected Herdsmen invade another Plateau community at night, kill 19 People

Suspected herdsmen have reportedly murdered 19 people a community known as Ariri Village in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State. The herdsmen attacked the village on Wednesday night and shot the victims while they were asleep, emerging report indicates ...
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Why we backed down on threat to return home-Kuchingoro IDPs

Some months back, in the midst of hunger and bleak future some residents of the Internally Displaced Person’s (IDPs) Camp in Kuchingoro, a suburb of the FCT, had threatened to leave the camp en-mass for their respective homes regardless of ...
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No vacancy in AMAC chairmanship seat – Aide

As the countdown to the 2019 general elections gathers momentum, the Press Secretary to Hon. Abdullahi Adamu Candido, Chairman Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), Comrade Dayo Lawal has said that the efforts of his boss to fast-track development in the ...
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Politics

Graduate who rode bicycle from Owerri to Abuja for Atiku ends up in hospital

The supporter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Presidential candidate for 2019 general elections  Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, a graduate of Psychology at the Imo State University, Uche Dubem Ohakwe, who rode a bicycle from Owerri ...
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2019: How PDP Gov Candidate forged NYSC certifica

Abdulrazak Atunwa, governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara state, skipped the mandatory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) and forged certificate of the scheme, according to Premium Times. Atunwa’s certificate scandal is coming ...
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Alleged misconduct: APC kicks out Nnamani

Former Secretary to the Enugu State Government, Chief Onyemauche Nnamani has been expelled by his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), over alleged misconduct. Nnamani’s expulsion was announced by the Chairman of the APC in ...
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Security

Despite curfew, Gunmen in Military uniform invade Kaduna community, kill many

Several persons have been killed by unknown gunmen in Narayi area of Kaduna State. The attackers, who were on military uniform, invaded the community early this Monday morning and opened fire on some young men who were guarding the area, ...
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Kidnapped Kaduna Monarch’s wife regains freedom, Husband, Driver still held by Abductors

The abducted wife of the Chief of Adara in Kachia Local Government, Kaduna State, Mrs Victoria Galadima has been freed in the early hours of Sunday. Confirming her release, Kaduna Police Command Public Relations Officer, DSP Yakubu Sabo said the ...
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News

Graduate who rode bicycle from Owerri to Abuja for Atiku ends up in hospital

The supporter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Presidential candidate for 2019 general elections  Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, a graduate of Psychology at the Imo State University, Uche Dubem Ohakwe, who rode a bicycle from Owerri to Abuja has been hospitalised ...
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2019: How PDP Gov Candidate forged NYSC certifica

Abdulrazak Atunwa, governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara state, skipped the mandatory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) and forged certificate of the scheme, according to Premium Times. Atunwa’s certificate scandal is coming four months after Kemi Adeosun, ...
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Alleged misconduct: APC kicks out Nnamani

Former Secretary to the Enugu State Government, Chief Onyemauche Nnamani has been expelled by his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), over alleged misconduct. Nnamani’s expulsion was announced by the Chairman of the APC in Enugu, Dr Ben Nwoye, on ...
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Pandemonium as Edo Legislators remove Deputy Speaker, targets Speaker

The Deputy Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Mr Victor Edoror, was reportedly impeached and replaced with a former Speaker, Mr. Justin Okonobor. The development led to a pandemonium in the Assembly Complex as security operatives shot in the ...
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Kaduna Violence: NYSC batch C orientation put off

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has directed all 2018 Batch 'C' prospective Corps Members deployed to Kaduna State to "remain at home until further notice". A statement by the NYSC management on Sunday via its official Facebook page noted ...
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Just Now: Man who thwarted Nazi nuclear plan dies at 99

Joachim Ronneberg, the Norwegian resistance fighter who sabotaged Nazi Germany's nuclear weapons ambitions during World War Two, has died aged 99. In 1943, he led a top-secret raid on a heavily-guarded plant in Norway's southern region of Telemark. The operation ...
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Featured

AFCON 2019: Not yet uhuru for Eagles

After picking six maximum points in a two-legged qualifying duel against the Mediterranean Knights of Libya last week in Uyo and earlier this week in Sfax Tunisia, Nigeria’s Super Eagles are now standing a good chance of making it to ...
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Science needs to address the lack of black role models By Winston Morgan

Many in the scientific world are celebrating the fact that two women received this years Nobel prizes in physics and chemistry. Donna Strickland and Frances Arnold are only the 20th and 21st female scientists to be recognised by the Nobel ...
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Dauda Lawal : When service politics lost out to party politics

ABDULRAHMAN A. ABDULRAUF writes on the recent decision by the Independent National Electoral Commission to show Zamfara state  chapter of the All Progressives Congress a ‘red card’, and barred it  from contesting the state and national offices in 2019, vis-a-vis a seeming ...
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Entertainment

Business

Just Now: Anxiety as Police escort suspended NHIS Boss into office, tear gas Protesters

The suspended Executive   secretary of National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Professor Yusuf Usman this Monday morning resumed office days after the governing council asked him to step aside momentarily. Surprisingly, armed policemen escorted him  into ...
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CPC: We ‘ll stand by Consumers always

The Consumer Protection Council (CPC)  said it will not be intimidated by the financial muscles and connections of any service provider, either by individual or multinational companies that infringe or abuse the rights of any ...
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Women

Advocacy for cross border women traders in West Africa gathers steam

For sometimes now, the public perception of the role of women in African is seen more as a home keeper. However, that narrative is changing, BINTA SHAMA reports. Generally a woman is seen as fragile, ...
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Abuja 2018: Women gather as NFNC rolls out empowerment confab

Significant progress has been made ahead of first Pan African women expo tagged Abuja 2018, put together by the New faces, New voices (NFNC) in collaboration with Comeco. The Country Director,  Aishatu Debola Aminu who ...
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