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IFE CRISIS: Police says 46 killed as it parades 21 suspects

The Nigeria Police Force said on Monday that 46 persons were killed while 96 others were hospitalised in the crisis that ensued in Ile-Ife, Osun State on 8 March. The Police also said 21 suspects have been arrested over the ...

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$4bn Paris Club refund shared transparently – FG

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, said the Federal Government had consistently complied with all extant rules and regulations in the disbursement of the Paris Club refunds to state governments. In a statement by her Special Media Adviser, Mr ...

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Doctor commits suicide by jumping off Third Mainland Bridge

A man simply identified as Orji, a medical doctor, has committed suicide by jumping off the Third Mainland Bridge. The ugly incident occutred today. Reports have it that the man asked his driver to stop on the bridge. Then he opened the ...

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Magu wins award, dedicates it to Nigerians

Mr. Ibrahim Magu, the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has dedicated the 2016 Person of the Year Award bestowed on him by the Leadership Newspapers, to Nigerians just as he faces legitimacy crisis. Magu who ...

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Fire engulfs NAFDAC warehouse in Lagos

A warehouse in the premises of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Oshodi, Lagos was on Saturday razed by fire. According to the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), the fire incident started from the ...

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PHOTOS: Samuel Ogbemudia laid to rest in Benin

The remains of the former governor of defunct Mid-Western/Bendel State, Brigadier General Samuel Ogbemudia (rtd), was laid to rest on Friday, March 17th, 2017. Those that witnessed the burial of the later elder statesman included: family, friends, close associates, past ...

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5 soldiers dead, three missing after latest Boko Haram attack

The Nigeria army disclosed that it lost five personnel during a Boko Haram attack in Magumeri, a town in Borno state. Sani Usman, spokesman of the army, who disclosed this on Friday, also declared three officers missing in the attack ...

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Crude oil deposits discovered in Bida, Niger State

Professor Nuhu Obaje, the director of the Ibrahim Badamasi Babaginda University Research Centre, Lapai, on Thursday disclosed that crude oil deposits have been found in Bida basin in Niger State. He said  his centre has informed the Nigerian National Petroleum ...

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Hameed Ali appears before Senate in mufti, sent back

The Senate on Thursday turned back the Comptroller  General (C-G) of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (rtd) for appearing  in mufti. Senators by  a voice vote directed  him to return to the senate on Wednesday, March 22 in proper uniform designated for the ...

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FG lifts ban on Kaduna to Abuja helicopter shuttles

The Federal Government has lifted the ban placed on commercial helicopters shuttling between Abuja and Kaduna. Babagana Monguno, the national security adviser (NSA), had directed regulatory agencies not to allow commercial helicopters to use the Abuja airspace. He stated that ...

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