Monthly Archives: August 2017

PHOTOS: New Lagos police commissioner Imohimi officially replaces Owoseni

The new commissioner of police in Lagos state, Imohimi Edgar, has officially assumed office. The state police public relations office, Olarinde Famous-Cole who made the confirmation, said the handing over ceremony between the immediate past commissioner of police, Fatai Owoseni, ...

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BREAKING: Liverpool completes signing of Oxlade-Chamberlain

Liverpool have completed the £35m signing of 24-year-old England midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain from Arsenal. Chamberlain passed a medical on Wednesday after the Gunners accepted Liverpool’s bid. Oxlade-Chamberlain has since agreed personal terms on a long-term deal, and the transfer was ...

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Flood displaces Over 110,000 people in Makurdi – SEMA

The Benue State Emergency Management Agency, SEMA, said over 110,000 people in 24 communities including Makurdi, the state capital, were displaced by flood in recent months. The Executive Secretary of the agency, Boniface Ortese, told the News Agency of Nigeria, ...

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Five top Boko Haram commanders killed – Army

The Nigerian Army said on Thursday it had neutralised several Boko Haram commanders and many of their foot soldiers in the ongoing operation against the insurgents in the north-east. Sani Usman, army spokesperson, said in a statement that the operation ...

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Riyad Mahrez leaves training camp to seal transfer to new club

Algerian Football Federation has given Riyad Mahrez permission to leave the national team’s camp in order to complete a transfer from Leicester to “his new club”. Leicester winger Mahrez, who is admired by Barcelona, Arsenal, Manchester United and Chelsea had expressed ...

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UPDATED: Oxlade-Chamberlain undergoes medical ahead of Liverpool move

Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, had a medical with Liverpool on Wednesday evening ahead of a £35m to Anfield. The 24-year-old is set to join Liverpool on a six-year deal after the two clubs came to an agreement on Wednesday, although ...

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FEC approves construction of 3,050MW Mambilla Hydro-Power project at $5.7 billion

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, approved $5.792 billion (about N1.140 trillion) for the construction of the 3,050 megawatts Mambilla Hydro-Power project at Gembu in Taraba. The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, ...

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Libya deports another batch of 139 Nigerians

The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, said another batch of 139 deportees arrived the country from Libya on Tuesday. Ibrahim Farinloye, the South-West spokesman, NEMA, confirmed the deportation to the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, on Wednesday in Lagos. Mr. ...

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My client is innocent; police forced him to plead guilty – Evans’ lawyer

The lawyer representing Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, the kidnap kingpin popularly known as Evans, Olukoya Ogungbeje, has accused the police of making his client plead guilty when he was arraigned at an Ikeja high court on Wednesday. Evans as well as two ...

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MAGU: We have failed in the war against corruption

Ibrahim Magu, acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), says the war against corruption is already lost with the current tempo. The EFCC chief said this at an interactive session with media executives in Abuja on Wednesday. ...

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