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Sign death warrant of prisoners on death row- FG appeals to state governors

Sign death warrant of prisoners on death row- FG appeals to state governors

As part of efforts to de-congest the prisons in Nigeria, the Federal government yesterday called on all state governors to sign the death warrant of prisoners in their state that are currently on death row. Some governors have for religious and personal beliefs, refused to sign the death warrants of convicted murderers in their various prisons. The Federal government made ...

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Meet the Nigerian man said to be a 130-year-old

Meet the Nigerian man said to be a 130-year-old

A Nigerian cleric, Chiadikobi Emmanuel, shared the photo. According to him, the picture is a 130-year-old Nigerian man. “Today I bless the name of God meeting a man above 130 years. In 1930, Mr Ifem used to ride his biscyle from Amazu Ebenator IMO state to Port Harcourt. Today he is still very strong and healthy. Long life is reality. ...

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Fashola should be bold enough to tell Nigerians why his ministry inserted N20 billion for miscellaneous expenditure – Senate

Fashola should be bold enough to tell Nigerians why his ministry inserted N20 billion for miscellaneous expenditure - Senate

Last week,  Babatunde Fashola, Minister of Power, Works and Housing called out the National Assembly for cutting the budget meant for his ministry to carry out its duties. In response, Abdulrazaq Namdas spokesman of the House of Representatives, on Thursday said Fashola should be bold and sincere enough to tell Nigerians why his ministry inserted N20 billion for miscellaneous expenditure while the ...

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Man pretending to be mentally unstable caught while trying to perform rituals on children in Badagry (photo/video)

Man pretending to be mentally unstable caught while trying to perform rituals on children in Badagry

                                                                                   An eyewitness at the scene shared the details on Instagram. A man believed to be a Kidnapper pretending to ...

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8-year-old boy whose uncle drove 3-inch nail into his head discharged against medical advice|suspect allegedly walks free

8-year-old boy whose uncle drove 3-inch nail into his head discharged against medical advice|suspect allegedly walks free

                                                                                           The 8-year-old orphan whose uncle drove 3-inch-nail into his head has been discharged from the ...

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Photos: Traditional priests in Ikorodu hold emergency meeting over increasing Badoo killings, declares war on the cult group

Photos: Traditional priests in Ikorodu hold emergency meeting over increasing Badoo killings, declares war on the cult group

Following the recent attack on a family of five by members of the nototious secret cult, Badoo, traditional priests in Ikorodu yesterday evening held an emergency meeting at the Ikorodu monarch’s palace. The meeting was to chart ways of stopping the cult members from carrying out further attacks on residents of the community. See photos below:         ...

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Abuja lawyer and Channel TV’s Charles Erukaa’s brother killed after he rammed into a stationary truck

Abuja lawyer and Channel TV's Charles Erukaa's brother killed after he rammed into a stationary truck

                                                                                Bar. Justin Sekav Erukaa, the brother of Channels TV’s Charles Erukaa died in an accident along Abuja Highway on Sunday, ...

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EFCC arrests NABDA’s DG for N23m scam

EFCC arrests NABDA's DG for N23m scam

                                                                                          Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested a serving Director General ...

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Presidency explains why presidential jet is parked in London

Presidency explains why presidential jet is parked in London

                                                                  Yesterday, a photo of the presidential jet parked at the airport in the UK surfaced online. Many Nigerians criticized the Federal government for parking the jet at ...

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Notorious kidnapper, Evans, files another lawsuit against IGP, demands N300m in damages | Photos of court papers lawsuit included

Notorious kidnapper, Evans, files another lawsuit against IGP, demands N300m in damages

Notorious kidnapper, Evans, has filed another lawsuit against the Inspector General of Police, Idris Ibrahim, challenging his continuous detention since his arrest on June 10th.The lawsuit was filed through his counsel at the Federal High Court, Lagos. He is demanding N300 million in damages for his continuous detention without trial and being subjected to media trials. Joined as respondents in ...

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Report to me any RCCG pastor or minister doing anything wrong- Pastor Adeboye

Report to me any RCCG pastor or minister doing anything wrong- Pastor Adeboye

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God RCCG, made the call via his Facebook page today.  “Good day, if you know of any RCCG pastor or minister, doing anything wrong or anything they shouldn’t be doing as a leader please report such to me. My email address is [email protected]”, he wrote.

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Your lack of knowledge is worrisome – Fashola fires at Nigerian Senate over alteration on Ministries budget

Your lack of knowledge is worrisome - Fashola fires at Nigerian Senate over alteration on Ministries budget

                                                                   The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola and the Senate have been engaged in a war or words in the last one following the senate’s ...

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Read President Buhari’s Eid-el-Fitr Message to Nigerians

Read President Buhari’s Eid-el-Fitr Message to Nigerians

                                                       President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a message of greetings to Nigerian Muslims  on the occasion of this year’s Eid-el-Fitr. Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity announced ...

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Threat to arrest Northern youths inappropriate – Junaid Mohammed

Threat to arrest Northern youths inappropriate – Junaid Mohammed

Former lawmaker and Northern elderstatesman Junaid Mohammed in an interview with Punch said that the call for the arrest of the Northern youths, who gave Igbos the quit notice, by the Kaduna State Governor Nasir el-Rufai would only lead to problems in the region. Mohammed has faulted the Federal Government for not taking swift action against the Indigenous People of ...

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Police Arrests Soldier Allegedly Working for Kidnap Kingpin Evans

Police Arrests Soldier Allegedly Working for Kidnap Kingpin Evans

                                                    The Nigerian Police has arrested a soldier who was involved in the kidnapping of citizens with the kidnap kingpin Chukwudi Dumeme Onwuamadike aka Evans. According to Punch, the soldier, Victor Chukwunonso, is said to be a ...

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Photos/Video: Car rams into residential building in a freak accident at Yaba

Photos/Video: Car rams into residential building in a freak accident at Yaba

An accident which occurred yesterday in Yaba has left victims severely injured. The incident occurred at Muritala Mohammed way, Adekunle Road in Yaba, Lagos after a car collided with a bus and rammed into a building. See photos and video below:

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Another set of 174 Nigerians return from Libya

Another set of 174 Nigerians return from Libya

                                                                     On Wednesday June 21, 2017 the National Emergency Management Agency, alongside other Federal Government agencies received another batch of 174 Nigerians that voluntarily returned from Libya ...

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I’ll win again at the Appeal Court – Senate President, Bukola Saraki

I’ll win again at the Appeal Court – Senate President, Bukola Saraki

The Senate president, Bukola Saraki, says he would win at the Appeal Court where the Federal government has filed a petition challenging his acquittal and discharge by the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). The tribunal had on June 14th discharged and acquitted Saraki of all charges relating to his case of false assets declaration. The tribunal held that the evidence ...

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Photos: Driver survives after his car is flattened by shipping container in Port Harcourt

Photos: Driver survives after his car is flattened by shipping container in Port Harcourt

These unbelievable photos shows the wreckage of a car after a shipping container fell on it …but miraculously its driver survived. The accident happened at Akpajo area of Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital.                                                     ...

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10 steps recognized by the constitution to recall a senator in Nigeria

12-year-old girl abandoned by her mother at a motor park in Delta State

Yesterday, INEC received six bags containing collated signatures of electorates from Kogi West Senatorial district, demanding for the recall of Dino Melaye from the senate. After the news broke, Dino took to his Facebook page to say that nothing would happen to him as those who initiated the process are about to go to jail. This morning, he took to ...

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