President Buhari Will Consider His Health Before Deciding On Second Term

President Muhammadu Buhari will consider his state of health before taking the decision on whether to seek re-election in 2019 or not, his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, stated in an interview on Sunday. Buhari had a serious health challenge in 2017 that made him to seek medical attention outside the […]

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Diezani in trouble as EFCC Uncovers the Withdrawal of $1.3 bn from NNPC Accounts

There seems to be more trouble for the former Minister of Petroleum Resources Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke as the EFCC uncovers the illegal withdrawal of $1.3bn from the Nigerian National petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Accounts during the regime of President Goodluck Jonathan. Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) detectives have just uncovered the withdrawal of $1.3billion from […]

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Islamic State Fighters Uncovered In Nigeria

Security agencies have uncovered Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) fighters in Nigeria, it was learnt yesterday. A source in the Presidency said the group had been operating within some North Central and South-South states, using foreign terrorists. They are also believed to be recruiting young men into their fold and killing innocent people, thereby […]

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Air force deploys N9.7bn helicopters seized by FG

The second Bell 412 Helicopter, which was among the two aircraft seized by the Nigeria Customs Service in January 2017, has been deployed by the Nigerian Air Force. The air force said on Saturday in a release that the aircraft was deployed, following the induction of the first helicopter in November 2017. The two Bell […]

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Helicopter Loaded with Arms lands in Taraba Village, govt says

A helicopter suspected to be loaded with arms and ammunition was, last night, reported to have landed in a village called Jibu, located along River Benue, near Ibi, in Wukari Local Government Area of Taraba State. Senior Special Assistant to Governor Darius Ishaku on Media and Publicity, Mr. Bala Dan-Abu, told our correspondent that the […]

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Why Nigeria is a troubled nation – Dalung

ABUJA – The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, yesterday said that one of the reasons Nigeria is a troubled nation is because its reward system had collapsed.. Dalung Dalung Dalung made this known in Abuja during an award ceremony organised for the 2017 retirees of the Ministry and all successful sports medalists […]

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Herdsmen killings: Miyetti Allah, Afenifere, Ohanaeze reject Osinbajo panel

The North-East zonal Chairman of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, Alhaji Mafindi Danburam, has said the Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo-led committee on killings by herdsmen would not produce the desired result with the inclusion of Ishaku and Samuel Ortom of Benue. He told SUNDAY PUNCH on Saturday that the two governors, who have promulgated “military […]

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Regional militias, youths prepare for battle against herdsmen

Some youth groups in the Middle Belt and southern part of Nigeria have vowed to resist the incursion of the dreaded Fulani herdsmen into their regions. They have therefore urged the various state governors in the North-Central, South-West, South-East and the South-South geopolitical zones to offer necessary support to their members. The militia groups, whose […]

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Hunters Vow To defend Ekiti State

The hunters in Ekiti state has vowed to defend Ekiti state despite police harassment. This  assertion  was revealed  in a statement by the President Ekiti hunters association of Nigeria which have been drafted into the state’s security strategies to avert herdsmen/farmers clashes. Chief Taiwo Bamisile, the President, Ekiti Hunters Association of Nigeria reacting to an […]

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South Africans Attacks Nigerians, Burn Houses!!

According To Punch Newspaper Report The Nigerian Community in South Africa said on Saturday that a mob destroyed four shops and several houses belonging to their members at Krugersdorp, near Johannesburg. Mr Cyril James, the Ward Chairman of the Nigerian Union in the area, told the News Agency of Nigeria on the telephone from Johannesburg, […]

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