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APC Chieftain Assassinated In Rivers State


An APC member, Boris Neenwi, has been assassinated in Rivers state. According to a friend of the deceased, Theophilus Utchaychukwu, who announced the sad news via Facebook, Neenwi from Yeghe community was shot dead yesterday night in Nonwa alongside three ...

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Cross River Opens Garment Factory, Employs 300


The Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade, on Thursday approved the employment of 300 applicants as workers in the Calabar Garment Factory built by his administration. The governor announced the employment after applicants from the southern senatorial districts of ...

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Save Lake Chad, Buhari Urges Wealthy Nations


President Muhammadu Buhari has urged rich countries to do something urgent to save the Lake Chad from extinction, arising from the effects of climate change. Receiving the Director-General of UNESCO, Ms Irina Bokova, in Abuja yesterday, President Buhari, in a ...

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FG Sacks JAMB Registrar, Dibu Ojerinde & 16 Others


The Federal Government has announced the sacking of chief executives of 17 parastatals and agencies under the Ministry of Education. The government’s announcement was contained in a statement issued on Monday night by the Deputy Director of Press and Public ...

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Reports Of Explosion Outside Migration Office In Germany


Munich-based broadcaster Bayerischer Rundfunk Bayerischer, reports about an explosion outside a government office for migration and refugees in Nuremberg, Germany. Rundfunk reports state that a suitcase filled with aerosol cans was thought to be the source of the blast outside ...

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Behold, Federal Cattle Territory, FCT!


In mid-April, 2016, soldiers of the Guards Brigade of the Nigerian Army arrested 92 Fulani herdsmen in Abuja. The Assistant Director, Army Public Relations of the brigade, Captain Bashir Jajira, after the arrest, had revealed that 36 of the suspects ...

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PHOTOS | Senate Committee Screens Buhari’s Nominees


The Senate committee on Foreign Affairs has commenced screening of 47 ambassadorial nominees appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari. Present at the meeting are Monsurat Summonu, the chairman Senate committee on foreign affairs, Shehu Sanni, representing Kaduna Central senatorial district, James ...

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Michelle Obama Denounces Trump ‘Hate’


US first lady, Michelle Obama has denounced Republican Donald Trump and passionately backed Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. “The hateful language… from public figures on TV does not represent the true spirit of this country,” she ...

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Kogi Speaker Resigns, New Helmsman Takes Over


The embattled Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly, Hon. Momoh Jimoh has resigned. In his place, Hon. Umar Ahmed Imam takes over as Speaker of the State House of Assembly. His resignation letter was read on the floor ...

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