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Benue Government To Borrow N200 Million To Pay Workers Monthly

Benue State Governor, Gabriel Suswam, has disclosed that the state government was targeting an additional loan of N200 million monthly to pay workers’ salaries in
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Girl Flees Guardian’s House

A 15-year-old girl, Paulina Ojeka, has been declared missing by her guardian, Pastor Biodun Akinlade, who lives on Abioye Street, Ogba, Lagos State. The teenager reportedly...
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Unknown Gunmen Destroy APC Governorship Campaign With Explosives In Rivers

The National School Field, venue of an All Progressives Congress, APC, rally set to hold in Okrika Local Government area of Rivers State has been...
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Chaos As Thugs Kill 'APC' Supporter In Lagos

An All Progressives Congress supporter in the Agege area of Lagos State, Mr. Eyitayo Peters aka Abona, lost his life on Thursday after being shot...
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Suspected Car Snatchers Nabbed By Police, Sells Stolen Cars In 'Cotonou'

Four suspected car snatchers, who are now in the custody of the Lagos State Police Command, have explained how they snatched expensive vehicles in different...
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'Ogun State' Protested Against 5yr Blackout

Traditional rulers, community leaders, religious heads, women, men and youths of Ibafo community in the Obafemi Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State have protested...
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2000 Chickens Killed In Badore Area Of Lagos

Officials in Lagos state have culled about 2,000 chickens in the state in a bid to prevent the spread of the avian influenza, aka Bird...
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'Baba Timo' Killed Over N30 Local Dry Gin

A 57-year-old man has been reported dead after his friend allegedly stabbed him during a disagreement over sachet of dry gin worth about N30 in...
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15 Perish At Gombe State As Suicide Bomber Blew Himself

A suicide bomber around 7.35pm yesterday evening blew himself up at the Arawa area in Gombe state near the Gombe state University, killing at least...
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Two Deaths, 60 Buildings And 15 vehicles Perish In Lagos Fire

Two men on Thursday were burnt to death in a fresh fire which ravaged the Ijora Badia and Iwaya, Yaba areas of Lagos State. PUNCH Metro...
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14 Suspects Arrested Over Burning Of Jonathan's Campaign Buses In Jos

14 people have been arrested in Jos over the burning of two branded buses belonging to president Jonathan's campaign team. The men were arrested by the...
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Corpers Will Be Mobilised Only Twice This Year - NYSC

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has stated that prospec­tive corps members will be mobilized for service in only ‘A and B’ batches for this...
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Fulani Herdsmen Destroy Kogi Community For Killing Their Cows

Heavily armed herdsmen on Saturday invaded and razed Miza community in Kupaland, Lokoja Local Government Area of Kogi State, destroying homes and other buildings, multiple...
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'90 Year Pa Jacob Kehinde Babajide' Asked To Bring 1950 Appointment Letter To Get His Pension

He flashes a warm smile as he settles into the sofa at a corner of the living room. It is a modest one – a...
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APC Leader Joseph Alake 'Attacked By Thugs In Ekiti Eight Policemen Wounded'

Political thugs on Wednesday wounded eight policemen, including a Divisional Police Officer when they attacked a political leader of the All Progressives Congress in Efon-Alaaye,...
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Eket Inferno 8 Feared Dead

About eight persons have been reportedly lost their lives in an inferno that broke out in Eket, Akwa Ibom on Monday, January 5. The fire occurred...
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Lagos State Government Has intervened In The Case Of A three-year-old Rape Victim, Suspect Nabbed

The Lagos State Government has intervened in the case of the alleged rape of three-year-old girl, Chinansa (pseudonym). The Deputy Governor of the state, Mrs. Adejoke...
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Paul OrajiakaThe Nigerian Who Built A $10 Million Toy Company From Scratch

Paul Orajiaka, a 37 year-old Nigerian entrepreneur, is the founder of Auldon Limited, a manufacturer of African-themed toys. Orajiaka founded his company 17 years ago...
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Zamfara to host International Islamic Conference

The Zamfara State Government on Friday said it would host the 2014 international Islamic Conference for African Countries. The conference, known as Daurah, is organised by the International Institute for Islamic...
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Cattle rustlers kill 42 people in Zamfara

No fewer than 42 people were reported to have died in Zamfara State following attack by cattle rustlers in some parts of the state. This was...
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Cook, Driver Nabbed For Robbery

The anti robbery police team attached to Apapa Police Division led by Ali Mohammed, a Chief Superintendent of Police, CSP, has arrested a cook Paul...

Jonathan meets with Bode George, Daniel others in Lagos

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You Can’t Pardon Bode George, Tinubu Tells Jonathan

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, former Governor of Lagos State has described as uncalled plans by the President Goodluck Jonathan led-Federal Government to...

ACN alleges plot by govt to pardon Bode George

  The Presidency has agreed to give freed former Nigeria Port Authority (NPA) chair  Chief Bode George a state pardon, if he ensures the victory of...

US Seeks Nigeria’s Help To Fish Out Jessica Tata

The U.S. Marshals Service, which  is on an aggressive pursuit of Jessica Tata,  a Nigerian lady  charged in a deadly day care fire in Texas, ...

Tinubu to Bode George: you’re suffering from post-prison dementia

Former Lagos State Governor Bola Tinubu yesterday said freed former Nigerian  Port  Authority (NPA) chair Olabode George is suffering from post-prison and pre-reintegration dementia. Tinubu, a...

Bullets, Hemp Found In Lunatic’s Abode

Officials of the Department of Rehabilitation Centre, Edo State Ministry of Women Affairs and those of the state Traditional Medicine were shocked when, on Tuesday,...

Okogie blasts PDP over Bode George’s party

By Sam Eyoboka LAGOS – CATHOLIC   Archbishop of Lagos Metropolitan See, Anthony Cardinal Okogie, has described as “shameful”, the recent pomp and pageantry with which...

ACF Condemns Reception For Bode George

Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF condemned in strong terms the reception given to Chief Bode George, who recently gained freedom from prison. The forum believes that an...

Northern Group Slams Red Carpet Reception For Bode George

The Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF has condemned in strong terms the red carpet reception given to Chief Bode George, who recently gained freedom from prison. The...

Bode George: Corruption Pays, Says PDP

By according a heroic welcome to the jailed former National Deputy Chairman, Southwest of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olabode George last Saturday, top...

I’m still the 2nd vice president of PMAN, says Gloria Ibru

What are you up to now?Right now, I am on sabbatical.On sabbatical from music or what?On sabbatical from talking to the press…(laughter) or have you...

Companies Contest Cecilia Ibru’s Seized PropertiesCecilia

There is no respite yet for the former Chief Executive Officer of Oceanic Bank International, Dr. Mrs. Cecilia Ibru as some properties seized by the...
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Military Repel 'Boko Haram's' Attack At Biu Kills 41

An attempt by Boko Haram to take over Biu, the largest town in the south of troubled Borno State, was on Wednesday repelled by the...