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Breaking: Buhari back home from London today after medical vacation

Breaking: Buhari back home from London today after medical vacation President Muhammadu Buhari returns to the country later today, Saturday, August 19, 2017, after receiving medical attention in London. His Special Adviser (Media and Publicity) Femi Adesina made the announcement in a statement issued this morning in Abuja. He said: “President Buhari is expected to speak to Nigerians in a broadcast...... more

BREAKING NEWS: IPOB makes U-Turn, withdraws threat to stop Anambra governorship election

BREAKING NEWS: IPOB makes U-Turn, withdraws threat to stop Anambra governorship election The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has withdrawn its threat to stop the conduct of the November 18 governorship election in Anambra State. The decision was reached after a meeting organised by a non-governmental organisation, the Ala-Igbo International Foundation with the leader of IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu in Owerri, the Imo State...... more

Anambra lawyers turn against IPOB, blame Nnamdi Kanu for Ekwulobia tragedy

Anambra lawyers turn against IPOB, blame Nnamdi Kanu for Ekwulobia tragedy Legal practitioners under the umbrella body of Anambra State Lawyers in Defence of Democracy (ASLADD) while reacting to an attack on the body by Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB) on Friday urged the federal government to immediately commence the investigation of the activities of the group to avoid their plunging the...... more

Kwara confirms outbreak of Lassa Fever

Kwara confirms outbreak of Lassa Fever The Kwara State Commissioner for Health, Sulyman Alege, has confirmed one case of Lassa fever in Babanla community of Ifelodun Local Government Area of the state. Briefing journalists in his office, the state Commissioner for Health announced that out of the five samples sent to Virology unit of the Lagos University...... more

Whereabouts of 3 Bayelsa indigenes arrested by soldiers remain unknown 15 months after •Families lament

Whereabouts of 3 Bayelsa indigenes arrested by soldiers remain unknown 15 months after •Families lament The families of three men arrested by soldiers at Ibelebiri community in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa on Friday lamented dearth of information on their whereabouts and called on the authorities to make known their whereabouts. They lamented that one year, three months after the men were picked up they...... more

Nigeria needs to return to true federalism — Anyaoku

   Nigeria needs to return to true federalism — Anyaoku A group from Anambra State in the south east of Nigeria led by elder statesman and former Commonwealth Secretary-General, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, is reiterating the call for the restructuring of Nigeria. The group consisting of elders says the country is drifting towards a failed state due to the present structure of...... more

NMA charges FG to improve health sector

NMA charges FG to improve health sector The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has called for the refurbishing of the existing 20 teaching hospitals spread across the six geo-political zones of the country, thereby increasing the budgetary allocation for the health sector. This, according to the union, will reduce medical tourism abroad. At the National Executive Council Meeting of...... more

Boko Haram steps up attacks on refugee camps in Northeast

Boko Haram steps up attacks on refugee camps in Northeast Boko Haram militants are ramping up attacks on sites sheltering people uprooted by the jihadists’ insurgency in northeast Nigeria – pushing the displaced from “one hell into another” – a leading aid agency said on Friday. The Islamists are seeking softer targets – such as camps hosting the displaced – as...... more

Freed Chibok girls not living in solitary confinement: FG

   Freed Chibok girls not living in solitary confinement: FG The Federal Government on Friday said the recently freed 106 Chibok girls were not living in solitary confinement. The Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Hajiya Aisha Alhassan, said this while briefing newsmen on the update on the recovery of the released girls in Abuja. Alhassan said that the girls...... more

Rain of eulogies as Justice Obaseki is buried in Benin

   Rain of eulogies as Justice Obaseki is buried in Benin The late retired Supreme Court Justice, Andrews Otutu Obaseki, was on Friday laid to rest at his home in Benin City, as leaders from across the country extolled the virtues of the astute jurist. The funeral service for the late Justice was held at St. Peters Anglican Church in Benin City,...... more

NLC condemns attack on EFCC

NLC condemns attack on EFCC The Nigerian Labor Congress (NLC) has condemned an attack on the office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in Abuja. Some Gunmen on Wednesday invaded the office of the anti graft agency. Even though no one was hurt, the gunmen left a death note for one of the agency’s detectives...... more

NiMet foresees isolated cases of rain today in South East, clouds and thunderstorms elsewhere

   NiMet foresees isolated cases of rain today in South East, clouds and thunderstorms elsewhere The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET) has made the following predictions about the country’s weather condition for today, Saturday, August 19, 2017: NORTHERN STATES: In the morning, localised thunderstorms are expected over Sokoto, Kano, Katsina, Nguru and parts of Borno State while later in the day, the weather activities are expected to...... more

Court remands 12 kidnap suspects in prison custody

Court remands 12 kidnap suspects in prison custody Twelve suspected kidnappers including a woman, arrested by the police in connection with a kidnappers’ den at Ile-Zik Bus Stop in Ikeja, were on Friday remanded at Ikoyi Prisons on the orders of a Lagos magistrate. Chief Magistrate Tajudeen Elias said the accused are to remain behind bars pending a legal...... more

Pastor Adeboye visits Buhari in London

Pastor Adeboye visits Buhari in London The general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God Pastor Enoch Adeboye on Friday visited ailing Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari in London. Apart from notable public officials and members of his family, Adeboye is probably the first Nigerian clergy to visit the president since he left Nigeria for London to...... more

Fayose sacks commissioner over loyalty to governorship hopeful

Fayose sacks commissioner over loyalty to governorship hopeful A former Speaker of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Hon. Dele Olugbemi, on Friday alleged that he was sacked as a commissioner on the board of the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) by Governor Ayodele Fayose for supporting the governorship ambition of the Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party...... more

Akwa Ibom State Government declares day of fasting

Akwa Ibom State Government declares day of fasting The Akwa Ibom Government has declared a one-day fast on Sept. 1, as part of activities marking the 30th Anniversary of the creation of the state. Akwa Ibom was created on Sept. 23, 1987 alongside Katsina State by the erstwhile administration of Gen. Ibrahim Babangida. The state-wide fasting was announced on...... more

SERAP seeks improved security for EFCC officials

SERAP seeks improved security for EFCC officials Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, to “direct the Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Kpotun Idris to lead the investigation of Wednesday’s attack by gunmen on the headquarters of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja and threat to the lives...... more

Beggars dare Gov. Ganduje, return to Kano streets

Beggars dare Gov. Ganduje, return to Kano streets Many beggars in Kano have returned to their businesses in spite of a state government order in 2016 which banned street begging. Our correspondent who visited some streets in the state capital on Friday, reports that many beggars were seen on the streets, including Sabo Bakin Zuwo road leading to the...... more

Osinbajo’s Military Rights Abuse Commission dead on arrival — Intersociety

Osinbajo’s Military Rights Abuse Commission dead on arrival — Intersociety The barrage of attacks and condemnations trailing the constitution and inauguration of Acting President Yemi Osinbajo’s Military Rights Abuse probe panel, which Mr. Acting President called “Independent Judicial Commission of Enquiry”; are not surprising to the leadership of Int’l Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law. The Acting President’s...... more

Okowa does not tamper with LG allocations: Obusom

Okowa does not tamper with LG allocations: Obusom The Executive Chairman, Oshimili Local Government Council, Barr. Chuks   Obusom, has said that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa does not tamper with local government allocations. Obusom disclosed this when a team of journalists from Indigenous Correspondents Chapel led by comrade Barth Ozah visited him at the council Secretariat, Asaba. The council boss said...... more

Karu/Abuja highway traders to be relocated

Karu/Abuja highway traders to be relocated   The Nasarawa State Government said on Friday that it would move traders on Karu/Abuja express high way to Karu international market to reduce traffic congestion in the area and restore sanity. The state Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Alhaji Tanko Zubairu, disclosed this in Karu at a meeting with...... more

Wike’s investment in science education, commendable: Obuah

Wike’s investment in science education, commendable: Obuah Chairman of the Rivers State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Bro. Felix Obuah, has again given Governor Nyesom Wike a pat on the back for his interest and huge investment in science education in the state, describing the development as a step in the right direction. Obuah in a statement...... more

Send Nnamdi Kanu back to prison, FG tells court

Send Nnamdi Kanu back to prison, FG tells court The Federal Government has urged a Federal High Court in Abuja to revoke the bail it granted Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) leader Nnamdi Kanu and send him back to prison. The government argued that Kanu has not only breached the conditions attached to the bail granted him on April 25...... more

Badoo member arrested during church vigil •How he disguised as a worshipper

Badoo member arrested during church vigil •How he disguised as a worshipper A plan by a suspected member of the dreaded Badoo cult group to kill a member of Ori-Oke branch of a white garment church at Irapade area of Agbowa Lagos, has been foiled, following his arrest. The suspect, Ahmed Adeleke, 29, who disguised as a worshipper, attended the church’s vigil, at...... more

U.S. to train NSCDC personnel

U.S. to train NSCDC personnel The California National Guard, U.S., has offered to train personnel of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in peace, security and emergency response in line with international best practices. The Adjutant General of the California National Guard, Maj.-Gen. David Baldwin, disclosed this when he paid a courtesy visit to...... more

Militant leader evades capture, guard killed in gun battle

Militant leader evades capture, guard killed in gun battle Wanted militia leader Terwase Akwaza, popularly known as Ghana, has not been killed by the police, contrary to reports that he has met his doom, the Benue State Police Command said on Thursday. The notorious militia leader was reportedly killed days back when a special police team stormed his group’s hideout...... more

FG okays 2 firms to build refineries in Port Harcourt, Warri •Promises financial support for modular refineries

FG okays 2 firms to build refineries in Port Harcourt, Warri •Promises financial support for modular refineries The Federal Government has stated that two private Nigerian firms have been selected to build 217,000 barrels per day refineries in Port Harcourt and Warri under the co-location concept initiated by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu. Modalities are also being worked out by the Federal Government...... more

Collapsed Akpajo Bridge (Rivers) soon to be repaired, Senator Abe assures

Collapsed Akpajo Bridge (Rivers) soon to be repaired, Senator Abe assures The Federal Roads Maintenance Agency (FERMA) and the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) are at present collaborating to effect repairs on Akpajo Bridge at Eleme which has cut off the Rivers South East Senatorial District from the rest of the State. Disclosing this to NTA International, Magnus Ngei Abe, Senator representing...... more

FG hands over Presidential Lodge to Lagos

FG hands over Presidential Lodge to Lagos The Federal Government on Thursday handed over the Presidential Lodge, Marina, to the Lagos State Government in fulfillment of the promise of President Muhammadu Buhari to entrust the edifice to the State for tourism development. In a brief but impressive ceremony held at the main conference room of the Lodge, also...... more

Buhari’s health has improved tremendously — Speaker Dogara

Buhari’s health has improved tremendously — Speaker Dogara Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s health has improved tremendously. The Speaker and the President of Senate Dr. Bukola Saraki visited the President at Abuja House in London on Thursday. Tweeting via his verified official Twitter handle @Yakubdogara, the Speaker said he was...... more

 

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