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Dolapo Badmus gets promoted to become Zonal PPRO incharge of Lagos and Ogun State

Dolapo Badmus gets promoted to become Zonal PPRO incharge of Lagos and Ogun State

Lagos State police PRO SP Dolapo Badmus, have been appointed as the Zonal Police PRO for Zone 2, by the Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 2 AIG C.K Aderanti. Dolapo Badmus will assume office on March 10th, 2017, and will be in charge of the Public Relations Departments of both Lagos and Ogun State Police Command. ...

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Photos: Nigeria Customs hands over 661 pump action rifles,suspects to DSS

Photos: Nigeria Customs hands over 661 pump action rifles,suspects to DSS

The Nigeria Customs Service seized about 661 pump action rifles on Sunday, 22nd January 2017, by the Roving Team of the Federal Operations Unit Zone A, Ikeja has been handed over to the Department of State Security for further investigation. The rifles were laden in a Mack truck with registration number BDG 265 XG, along Mile 2 Apapa road, Lagos ...

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Osinbajo to Remain in Acting Capacity as President Buhari Continues his Rest

Osinbajo to Remain in Acting Capacity as President Buhari Continues his Rest

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo to remain in that position while he continues his rest, a report by TheCable has said. The President made this known during a meeting with top government officials at the First Lady Conference room of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. “I am pleased I am back, I am feeling much better now” – President Buhari said, ...

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Video and photos of President Buhari as he arrives Nigeria

Photos of President Buhari as he arrives Nigeria

President Buhari has arrived Nigeria. He arrived the Kaduna International Airport this morning at exactly7:40am, after spending 51 days in London on a medical leave. He will be being ferried by a Presidential chopper to Abuja.  See photos below: Chief of Staff to President Buhari, Abba Kyari, Femi Adesina, Bashir Ahmad and other aides are in Aso Rock awaiting the ...

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Office Complex for the First Lady and Deputy Governor has Got People Talking

Office Complex for the First Lady and Deputy Governor has Got People Talking

Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, has been facing criticism on the social media of recent, after posting the picture of ‘The Twin House, completely built by the #RescueMission is the office complex for the First Lady and Deputy Governor. #ImoMustBeBetter” This is not the only picture project the governor posted, the other projects include International Convention Centre, The Imo Emergency ...

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Apo 6: 12 Years Later, Court Sentences 2 Policemen to Death, Frees 3 Others over Killing of Abuja Traders

Apo 6: 12 Years Later, Court Sentences 2 Policemen to Death, Frees 3 Others over Killing of Abuja Traders

A Federal High Court in Abuja has delivered the much awaited judgment on the killing of six traders in Abuja by policemen on June 7 2005. Two of the policemen standing trial, were sentenced to death, while three others were discharged, in the judgement delivered on Thursday by Justice Ishaq Bello. Those condemned to death are Emmanuel Baba and Ezekiel Acheneje, whileDanjuma Ibrahim, Nicholas Zakariah and Sadiq ...

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Governor Amosun condemns killing of two persons by Customs officers over possession of bags of rice

Governor Amosun condemns killing of two persons by Customs officers over possession of bags of rice

The Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has condemned in strong terms, the killing of two persons by men of the Nigeria Customs Service, on Wednesday, March 8th, at Kobape in Obafemi Owode Local Government Area of the State, along the Abeokuta-Sagamu expressway. A statement signed by Barr. Taiwo Adeoluwa, Secretary to the State Government, says some officers of the ...

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Photos: Eze Ndigbo in China passes away

Photos: Eze Ndigbo in China passes away

Eze Ndigbo in China, his Royal Highness, Igwe Henry Chibueze Onwughalu has passed away yesterday, Wednesday, March 8th, 2017. Igwe Henry, hailed form Adazi Ani in Aniocha Local Government Area of Anambra State, a businessman and a philanthropist, was reported to have suffered a stroke and had been in coma for a few days before the passed away. May his ...

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Graphics photos: 5 feared dead as Hausas, Yorubas clash in Ile Ife

Graphics photos: 5 feared dead as Hausas, Yorubas clash in Ile Ife

At least five persons are feared dead in a communal clash involving Hausas and Yorubas in Ile-Ife, Osun State this morning. According to eye witneses, the clash started at about 9am today.An argument between a Hausa man and a Yoruba woman at a market in the Sabo area of the town, degenrated into a fight that was later hijacked by ...

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Photos: 171 Nigerians voluntarily return from Libya

Photos: 171 Nigerians voluntarily return from Libya

About 171 illegal migrant voluntarily returned to Nigeria from Libya. See photos below:

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FG releases Economic Recovery Plan

FG releases Economic Recovery Plan

The Federal Government has released the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) which unveils a road map for Nigeria’s economic recovery growth and sustainable development. The Media Adviser to the Minister of Budget and National Planning, James Akpandem, announced this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja. According to the adviser, the ERGP is available on the ministry’s website, www.nationalplanning.gov.ng ...

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Maj.-Gen John Enenche Appointed as Defence Spokesperson

Maj.-Gen John Enenche Appointed as Defence Spokesperson

Maj.-Gen. John Enenche has been appointed as the new Director, Defence Information, a statement said on Tuesday. The statement that was issued by Lt.Cmdr. Way Olabisi on behalf of the DDI, said that Enenche replaced Brig.-Gen. Rabe Abubakar. According to Olabisi, Abubakar is now the Director of Information Management in the Department of Civil Military Affairs, Army Headquarters. “Until his appointment as the new ...

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Photos: Beggars protest in Alausa Ikeja Lagos

Photos: Beggars protest in Alausa Ikeja Lagos

Persons Living with Disabilities, PWLDs, across the 57 Local Government Areas of the state, numbering about a thousand, Tuesday, stormed office of the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, Alausa, Ikeja, to protest what they called unlawful arrest, detention and “inhuman treatment” of their members in the state. The protesters, under the umbrella of Physically Challenged Empowerment Initiative, PCEI, mainly ...

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Four policemen killed, one injured following accident in Lagos

Four policemen killed, one injured following accident in Lagos

Four policemen have been killed after a lorry collided with their patrol car along Shagamu road, Isiwu, Ikorodu, Lagos on Sunday. The policemen attached to the X squad of the Lagos State Police Command were reportedly chasing another police patrol van believed to have extorted money from motorists when the fatal accident occurred. According to the Nation, three policemen died on ...

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Updates on Apostle Suleman sex scandal: Apostle Suleman’s wife speaks | screenshot released by Stephanie Otobo| lawyer threatens to sue Sahara Reporters for N1 billion

Updates on Apostle Suleman sex scandal: Apostle Suleman's wife speaks | screenshot released by Stephanie Otobo| lawyer threatens to sue Sahara Reporters for N1 billion

Apostle Suleman reacts to the screenshot photos released by Stephanie Otobo  He shared this on his twitter page. Video: The leaked photos are photoshoped, this is just cheap blackmail – Apostle Suleman’s wife speaks Following the sex scandal trailing controversial man of God, Apostle Suleman, his wife of 19 years Mrs Lizzy Johnson Suleman has released a video speaking in ...

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Osinbajo swears in Justice Walter Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria

Osinbajo swears in Justice Walter Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo this morning swore in Justice Walter Onnoghen as the 17th Chief Justice of Nigeria CJN. The swearing-in ceremony took place at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. 66 year old Justice Onnoghen is from Cross Rivers state. The swearing-in ceremony was witnessed by Senate President Bukola Saraki, Ministers and some family members of the ...

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Pastor Johnson Suleiman accused of impregnating a canadian based Nigerian woman, Stephanie Otobo | Suleiman responded

Pastor Johnson Suleiman accused of impregnating a canadian based Nigerian woman, Stephanie Otobo | Suleiman responded

Founder of Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleiman, is currently enmeshed in an adultery scandal as a Canadian based Nigerian woman, Stephanie Otobo, has filed a N500 million lawsuit against him for allegedly getting her pregnant and dumping her. This is according to a letter sent to the IG of police by Festus Keyamo chambers on behalf of StephanieAccording to ...

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Vampire’s ‘juju man’ reportedly arrested in Abia State

Vampire's 'juju man' reportedly arrested in Abia State

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, media aide, Ik Ogbonna, told newsmen that the native doctor supporting the notorious slain criminal, known as Vampire, has been arrestedin Aba, Abia State. He said: “Breaking news: Just arrested in Aba, Vampire’s juju man,” Imo CP wrote.

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Lies in the report are self evident. I did not reject British offer to rescue Chibok school girls – Goodluck Jonathan

Lies in the report are self evident. I did not reject British offer to rescue Chibok school girls - Goodluck Jonathan

Former President, Goodluck Jonathan has debunked claims by UK newspaper, The Guardian, that his administration rejected offer by British forces to rescue the school girls abducted in Chibok, Borno State by Boko Haram terrorists in 2014. In a statement issued on Sunday, March 5th, Okechukwu Eze, media adviser to the Ex-President said “nothing can be further from the truth, as ...

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We Will Occupy Nigeria if Buhari Fails to Come Back in 2 Weeks- Says Group

We Will Occupy Nigeria if Buhari Fails to Come Back in 2 Weeks- Says Group

A group known as ‘Concerned Nigerians’ has given Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari  2 weeks to return to Nigeria, or else … Read their demands and ultimatum below: Today – March 4th, 2017 – marks 45 days of President Muhammadu Buhari’s absence from his office as President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and from the country as a whole on ...

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