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Breaking: Reps investigates NIA over alleged missing $44m

The House of Representatives has begun moves to investigate the National Intelligence Agency, NIA, over an alleged missing $44 million. House of Representatives The House, Tuesday, mandated its committee on national security to investigate reports of the missing fund from NIA. Raising the motion, Honourable Douye Diri, noted that over …

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Police quizzes Ganduje’s commissioner over video

By AbdulSalam Muhammad KANO—The Police Command in Kano State, yesterday, quizzed Governor Abdullahi Ganduje’s Commissioner for Special Duties, Alhaji Abdullahi Abbas, over a video clip that purportedly incited people against a sitting senator, Rabiu Kwankwaso. Ganduje The encounter with the Police by Abbas came on the heels of the arrest …

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Armed forces remembrance day: Govs, APC call for enhanced military welfare

…Buhari, Osinbajo, Saraki, others lay wreaths to honour fallen heroes…Army releases 244 repentant Boko Haram By Our reporters ABUJA— President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, led service chiefs, other top government functionaries and members of the diplomatic corps to lay wreaths in honour of those that died …

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Kano: Actress banned for ‘romantic video’ pardoned

The Actors’ Guild in Kano has commended the state Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Ganduje, for lifting the ban on Rahama Sadau, popular female actress suspended from Kannywood for featuring in a romantic musical video. Rahama Sadau popular Female Kano Actress Rahama, one of the leading actresses in Hausa film industry, was …

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Narratives on Jan 15 Armed Forces Day

“Fill up, then, the measure of your fathers’ guilt” (Matthew 23:32) BY OSA AMADI Every time I read the above Scripture, I am struck by a deep feeling that Jesus is speaking those words to Nigerians: “Woe to you, Nigerians, hypocrites! Because you build the tombs of Igbos and adorn …

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Edo SUBEB, Police to curb vandalism, encroachment in schools

The Edo State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) has concluded arrangement with the Edo State Command of the Nigeria Police, to curb vandalism, theft and encroachment on properties of schools under its jurisdiction across the state as the agency commences the roll out of Governor Godwin Obaseki’s reforms for the …

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Armed Forces Remembrance Day: Akeredolu promises adequate security for citizens

Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Sunday promised that his administration would continue to ensure that adequate security was provided for the citizenry of the state. Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu Akeredolu said this during the church service to mark the 2018 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebrations held at …

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2019: Pro-Buhari radio programme in Kano stopped — Campaigner

By AbdulSalam MuhammadThe Presidency has reportedly directed  government owned media in the North to halt materials that favoured  the second term of President Muhammadu Buhari. Buhari A scheduled two-hour programme of Radio Nigeria Kaduna titled, “Hanu Daya”, on which  Buhari’s  second term  campaigner, Alhaji Abdulmajid Danbilki Commanda, was scheduled to …

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Kemi Olunloyo regains freedom after 90 days

By TOLULOPE ABEREOJE Controversial Nigerian journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has regained her freedom after spending about 90 days in Port Harcourt maximum prison. This made it the third time in 12 months that the blogger was released from prison. Her ordeal started in March 2017 when she allegedly defamed popular Port …

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Iran rejects Trump demands for renegotiation of nuclear deal

…It is your last chance – Trump Iran says the 2015 nuclear deal is not up for renegotiation, after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to withdraw from the agreement if its “terrible flaws” were not fixed. Trump “The nuclear deal is an internationally recognized and concluded pact and is not …

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