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President Buhari meets Senate delegation over Bukola Saraki’s clash with IGP Ibrahim Idris

President Buhari meets Senate delegation over Bukola Saraki's clash with IGP Ibrahim Idris

President Buhari was in a closed door meeting with a 10-man delegation of the Senate over the tussle between Senate President Bukola Saraki and Inspector General of the Police Ibrahim Idris. The meeting, which is taking place at the president’s office inside the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja, started around 1:00pm. Recall that last week, Senate president had informed ...

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Senator Omo-Agege and Ali Ndume appear before investigative panel over ‘Mace’ theft

Senator Omo-Agege and Ali Ndume appear before investigative panel over 'Mace' theft

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege honoured the invitation of an ad-hoc committee drafted to investigate the incident of the chamber invasion. The committee was set up by the Senate and the House of Representatives. Ali Ndume , another senator invited by the committee, was also in attendance on Tuesday afternoon. According to reports, Omo-Agege was on sit as at 12:16 a.m, on ...

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Two killed by unknown gunmen in Southern Kaduna

Two killed by unknown gunmen in Southern Kaduna

      Two persons were killed at Pasakori village, in Jema’a Local Government Area of Southern Kaduna on Sunday night May 20th. Spokesperson for the Kaduna State Police Command, ASP Mukhtar Aliyu, who confirmed the incident said the attackers stormed the village around 10pm and shot sporadically killing two persons while three others sustained injuries. Security agents had since ...

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“You must marry corpse of our daughter” family tells killer boyfriend after he stabbed his girlfriend to death because she refused to reverse a curse

"You must marry corpse of our daughter" family tells killer boyfriend after he stabbed his girlfriend to death because she refused to reverse a curse

                The family of 19-year-old Confidence Nwanma, who was allegedly murdered by her boyfriend, 24-year-old Saliu Ladayo, has declared that the killer boyfriend must marry her corpse in line with the tradition of the family. Nwanma was allegedly stabbed to death last week by Ladayo in the Oshinle area of Akure, the Ondo ...

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Wenger turned down Real Madrid ´two or three times´

Wenger turned down Real Madrid ´two or three times´

  Arsene Wenger claims he turned down the chance to lead Real Madrid and England on multiple occasions. The outgoing Arsenal manager is yet to confirm his next move after a 22-year spell in north London, with Unai Emery, the former Paris Saint-Germain and Sevilla coach, reportedly close replacing him. Wenger had opportunities to leave the Gunners but thinks he ...

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”The church has no business in marriage” media personality Sola Salako reacts to RCCG’s new law compelling intending couples to undergo gender examination

''The church has no business in marriage'' media personality Sola Salako reacts to RCCG's new law compelling intending couples to undergo gender examination

Media personality, Sola Salako Ajulo in a post shared on her Facebook page, says the church has no business in marriage and that their involvement over the years has messed up many marriages. Ajulo said this while reacting to the new law in RCCG where intending couples are to undergo genital examination as part of their pre-marital assessment. ”It is ...

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Former Minister of Water Resources, Mukhtar Shehu Shagari and 4 Other Docked for N500m fraud

Former Minister of Water Resources, Mukhtar Shehu Shagari and 4 Other Docked for N500m fraud

EFCC today May 22, arraigned a former Minister of Water Resources Mukhtar Shehu Shagari alongside four others before Justice Idrissa Kolo of the Federal High Court Sokoto on a five count charge of Conspiracy and Money Laundering to the tune of N500,000,000. Charged along with the former minister are Senator Abdullahi Mohammmed Wali, Ibrahim Gidado, Nasiru Dalhatu Bafarawa and Ibrahim ...

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Atletico Madrid, Fernando Torres scored against Nigeria

Atletico Madrid Fernando Torres scored against Nigeria

  Fernando Torres scored as Atletico Madrid ran out 3-2 winners in a friendly against Nigeria B, earning the striker his second trophy in seven days. Club icon Torres won the first major honour of his Atletico career with the 3-0 Europa League final defeat of Marseille in Lyon last Wednesday, before saying farewell to the fans by scoring a ...

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VP Yemi Osinbajo attends funeral of catholic priests and parishioners killed by suspected herdsmen in Benue

VP Yemi Osinbajo attends funeral of catholic priests and parishioners killed by suspected herdsmen in Benue

     Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday led a Federal government delegation to the Funeral of the two catholic priests and 17 parishioners killed by suspected herdsmen during an early morning mass at the St. Ignatius Catholic Church at Ayar Mbalom last month. Conveying his condolence to the government and people of Benue state, the Vice President described the killings ...

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President Buhari hints at probing Obasanjo over claims of spending $16bn on power projects during his administration

President Buhari hints at probing Obasanjo over claims of spending $16bn on power projects during his administration

The cold war between President Buhari and former president Olusegun Obasanjo, took a different dimension today when President Buhari queried the spending of $16bn on power project during the administration of former President Olusegun Obasanjo. The president said this while receiving members of the Buhari Support Organization led by the Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Ahmed Ali, at the ...

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SARS operative arrested for extortion in Lagos; IGP orders immediate commencement of disciplinary action

SARS operative arrested for extortion in Lagos; IGP orders immediate commencement of disciplinary action

               A Police inspector attached to the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) in Ikorodu, Lagos has been arrested for extorting N5,000 from a lady. A statement issued on Friday, the Assistant Commissioner of Police, Public Complaint Rapid Response Unit, Abayomi Sogunle, said the suspect identified as Inspector Charles Omotosho, was arrested following a complaint ...

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PDP to APC: ”Your Plan To Sack Teachers Is Wicked”

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described as wicked the plan by governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to sack school teachers and other workers after the 2019 general election. The PDP is horrified by the revelation by Kaduna State governor, Nasir el-Rufai, on Thursday, that governors elected on the platform of APC, particularly from ...

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Prince Harry’s ex girlfriend, Chelsy Davy captured in her “It would have been me” moment at the Royal wedding

Prince Harry's ex girlfriend, Chelsy Davy

32 year old Chelsy Davy was Prince Harry’s first major relationship. They dated on and off for seven years, from their first meeting in 2004 to when she was a guest at Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding. Though Davy and Harry have long been broken up, the two remain on friendly terms. She’s captured here in her “It would ...

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Photos: Federal Medical Center, Yola successfully separates conjoined female twins

Federal Medical Center, Yola successfully separates conjoined female twins

  The Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Yola, says it has successfully separated a conjoined female twins. Prof. Auwal Muhammed, the Chief Medical Director of the hospital, disclosed this at a news conference on Friday in Yola. “We have a successful separation of conjoined female twins (Omphilopagus). The development is recorded following a team work from different medical units,’’ Muhammed said. ...

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Check out the cake for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding

cake for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding

The cake served at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding reception was designed by Claire Ptak. It features elderflower syrup made at The Queen’s residence in Sandringham from the estate’s own elderflower trees, as well as a light sponge cake uniquely formulated for the couple.

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Lagos Police arrests man who allegedly raped his wife’s 15-year-old sister

Lagos Police arrests man who allegedly raped his wife’s 15-year-old sister

The Lagos State police command has arrested an agent at a diagnostic centre along Gbagada-Oshodi Road, Ademola Ojomu, for allegedly raping the younger sister of his wife. The man allegedly started raping the sister in-law about two years ago when the girl now 15 was 13. It was gathered that Ojomu would allegedly threaten that he would stop paying her ...

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EFCC’s Ibrahim Magu appointed to lead Heads of Anti-Corruption Agencies in 19 Commonwealth Africa countries

EFCC's Ibrahim Magu appointed to lead Heads of Anti-Corruption Agencies in 19 Commonwealth Africa countries

Nigeria, represented by Ibrahim Magu , the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has been appointed to lead Heads of Anti-Corruption Agencies in Commonwealth Africa, comprising 19 countries. The appointment was announced at the 8th Regional Conference of the body which ended in Abuja on Friday. The group said in a communique that the members resolved ...

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Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa’s Special Assistants on Women Mobilization has died

Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa's Special Assistants on Women Mobilization has died

The Delta State Governor, Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa this morning lost his Special Assistants on Women Mobilization, Hon. (Mrs.) Esther Omene to the cold hands of death barely after a week of her appointment. The remains of Hon. (Mrs.) Esther Omene, immediate past Chairman of Udu Local Government Council has now been deposited at the popular Veenell Hospital in Warri. It ...

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Pandemonium in front of APC National Leader’s House, Bola Tinubu at Ikoyi, Lagos

Pandemonium in front of APC National Leader’s House, Bola Tinubu at Ikoyi, Lagos

    Pandemonium was seen on Friday, 18th May, 2018 in front of APC National Leader’s House (Bola Tinubu) at Bourdilllon, Ikoyi, Lagos. A faction of Iru Victoria Island LCDA of All Progressive Congress Party was seen with their placards protesting around Ahmed Bola Tinubu’s residence in Ikoyi, Lagos State. One of the members of the faction told Ekocity Magazine, ...

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Nigerian Police reportedly launch manhunt for reporter who shared the embarrassing video of IGP’s ‘Transmission’ speech

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Aminu Nurudeen, a Liberty Television journalist who is believed to have initially shared the viral video showing the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, struggling to read a speech at a public event in Kano State is now a wanted man. According to a report by Punch, the Kano State Police Command invited the reporter to its office immediately the ...

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