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Sambo Dasuki and Ibrahim El-Zakzaky cannot be released now – Lai Mohammed

Sambo Dasuki and Ibrahim El-Zakzaky cannot be released now - Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki and leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, cannot be released now despite being granted bail by a competent court of jurisdiction. In a chat with journalists at his home town in Kwara after a Ramadhan public lecture,  Lai Mohammed said the Federal government ...

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When a deputy governor holds the umbrella up for the governor

When a deputy governor holds the umbrella up for the governor

                                                                     Some indigenes in Cross River state are currently expressing their concerns over this trending photo of their state governor, Ben Ayade and his deputy, Professor Evara ...

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Photos: Young man who impersonates as female prostitute in Benue State, makes more shocking confession

Photos: Young man who impersonates as female prostitute in Benue State, makes more shocking confession

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Rescued Boko Haram bride flees home to return to Sambisa forest

Rescued Boko Haram bride flees home to return to Sambisa forest

                                                                                A young woman rescued from Boko Haram terrorists by the Nigerian army has fled her home in Maiduguri to go ...

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Take quit notice serious, MASSOB warns Igbo

Take quit notice serious, MASSOB warns Igbo

The Movement for Actualization of Soverign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has swiftly reacted to the quit notice issued to Ndigbo and Biafrans in general, residing in northern Nigeria. Leader of MASSOB, Comrade Uchenna Madu in a statement, yesterday, said “The latest quit notice order by the Coalition of Northern youths under the umbrella of Arewa youths is not a surprise ...

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Alert: Outbreak of birdflu in Abuja, Kaduna, 5 other states – FG warns

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The Federal Government on Friday alerted the public to the outbreak of Avian Influenza or Birdflu in the FCT and seven states of the country. Dr Gideon Mshelbwala, the Director of Veterinary and Pest Control Services, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development raised the alert at a meeting with state Commissioners of Agriculture in Abuja on Friday. Mshelbwala listed ...

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Ecological fund: Jonathan blasts El-Rufai, says every state benefited

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The last may not have been heard of the disbursement of Ecological Fund in the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan, as the ex-President berated Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai for accusing him of denying the 19 Northern states access to the fund. Jonathan, who was irked by an interim report, submitted by an 11-man Committee headed by El-Rufai said ...

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Disregard coup rumours, Northern Governors tell Nigerians

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The Chairman of Northern Nigeria Governors Forum, NNGF, and governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, yesterday, called on Nigerians to disregard the rumours of a likely military coup in the country. Shettima, who stated this after the signing of Memorandum of Understanding between the Profuturo, NNGF and the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria, CBCN, in Abuja said there would not ...

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Removal of Chaplain: Ambode relocates 50th thanksgiving service to State House

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Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwumi Ambode, yesterday, directed that tomorrow’s thanksgiving service for the state’s 50th anniversary and second year anniversary of his administration be moved from the Chapel of Christ the Light to the Banquet Hall of Lagos House, Alausa. The directive may not be unconnected to the outrage trailing the removal of the Presiding Chaplain of Chapel of ...

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‎Young lady commits suicide in Ajuwon Lagos by drinking Sniper insecticide

‎Young lady commits suicide in Ajuwon Lagos by drinking Sniper insecticide

                                                                                                    Tragedy struck in the Ajuwon area of Lagos State on ...

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21-year-old son of NNPC GMD, Maikanti Baru collapses, dies while hiking in Dubai, has been buried

21-year-old son of NNPC GMD, Maikanti Baru collapses, dies while hiking in Dubai, has been buried

                                                                    The son of the Group Mnaging Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Dr. Maikanti Baru has passed away. The 21-year-old Mohammed Kawu Baru, ...

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90 Nigerians deported from South Africa

90 Nigerians deported from South Africa

                                                                                    The South African government have deported 90 Nigerians for committing immigration-related offences. The deported Nigerians who are all ...

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Indian villagers flock to worship goat born with one eye

Indian villagers flock to worship goat born with one eye

Villagers in Assam, India were astounded on 10 May when a goat gave birth to a one-eyed offspring. At the time, vets predicted that the blind goat, which  also has only one ear, would die within a few days but it is still going strong and large numbers of people have been visiting the village to see the goat. Villagers ...

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“I am satisfied that she is dead and I don’t regret killing her” Ghanaian man who butchered his ex-fiance allegedly says

“I am satisfied that she is dead and I don’t regret killing her" Ghanaian man who butchered his ex-fiance allegedly says

The Ghanaian man who butchered his ex fiancée has been identified as Rex Kpanor, a cleaner at the Cardiothoracic center, Korle-Bu Teaching hospital, Ghana. His victim, Christiana Ohenewa Anim, a mother of three, was allegedly butchered by him after they had a misunderstanding.  Speaking to Daily Guide, the Chief Superintendent, La District Police Commander, Oduro Anning said that on May ...

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Photo: Man nabbed in Delta State for duping people with false promise of ‘oil company’ jobs

Photo: Man nabbed in Delta State for duping people with false promise of 'oil company' jobs

One Tony Tuoyo was apprehended by members of Vigilante group in Sapele for allegedly duping a group of people with promise to give them jobs at oil firms. According to Sapele Oghenek, the suspect collected the sum of N45,000 from each of the applicants. However, luck ran out on him when he returned to collect the balance of N10,000.   ...

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Photos: Suicide bomber kills two Nigerian soldiers in Borno

Photos: Suicide bomber kills two Nigerian soldiers in Borno

Two soldiers have lost their lives after a female suicide bomber attacked a military camp located behind the Internally Displaced People’s Camp in Mashimari town of Konduga Local Government Area of Borno State, yesterday May 17th. The attack took place at about 7.30pm last night. The suicide bomber detonated the bomb that was strapped around her body. The remains of ...

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Mother, 3 children burnt to death in a fire incident at their home in Lagos

Mother, 3 children burnt to death in a fire incident at their home in Lagos

                                                                              A mother and her three children were burnt to death in a fire incident at their home located at Dipo Olubi ...

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Photos: Nigerian woman delivers sextuplets after 17 years of marriage

Photos: Nigerian woman delivers sextuplets after 17 years of marriage

                                                                                       A Nigerian woman, Mrs Ajibola Adeboye has delivered a set of sextuplets after 17 years of marriage. ...

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It’s no more Ojodu-Berger. It’s now Ojodu-Ambode – Steve Ayorinde

It's no more Ojodu-Berger. It's now Ojodu-Ambode - Steve Ayorinde

                                                                    Yesterday, LIB told you about the transformation that has taken place at Ojodu Berger in Lagos. The newly built Pedestrian Bridge was commissioned by the governor, ...

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Mutilated body of another SA young girl found with hands bound with cable ties, private parts cut off

Mutilated body of another SA young girl found with hands bound with cable ties, private parts cut off

                                                                         Police in Mmakaunyane, North West South Africa are still battling to identify a young woman who was found murdered and her private parts removed. ...

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