Daily Archives: August 9, 2017

Lassa fever: Four quarantined in Yobe Hospital, says Commissioner

Four people are being quarantined for clinical analysis in Yobe over suspected case of Lassa fever, Dr Bello Kawuwa, the state Commissioner for Health said ...

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How over N11tr for electricity was squandered under OBJ, Yar’Adua, Jonathan – SERAP

A new report by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has revealed how over N11 trillion meant to provide regular electricity supply ...

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Buhari holding Nigeria to ransom – Protesters

The ‘resume or resign’ protesters on Wednesday accused President Muhammadu Buhari of holding the nation to ransom by his absence. The contended that acting President ...

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Anti-Igbo song: Kanu urges Igbo to leave north

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has urged Igbo people living in the North to relocate to their homeland. He spoke ...

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Restructure Nigeria now, Catholic bishops warn FG

The Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria has warned Nigerian leaders to rise above politicking and selfish interests and restructure the country to engender equity and ...

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Resume or Resign protest: Senate backs Buhari …says he hasn’t violated any law…Police disperse demonstrators

The Senate Tuesday lashed out at civil society organisations (CSOs) protesting the prolonged medical vacation of President Muhammadu Buhari abroad, asking the protesters to leave the president alone ...

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N47.2bn, $487.5m in cash, properties so far traced to Diezani –EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission said it had so far, through painstaking investigations by its operatives, traced N47.2bn and $487.5m in cash and properties to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources ...

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Restructuring debate crucial, agitators not political jobbers, says Osinbajo

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday denied describing those agitating for the restructuring of the nation as political jobbers seeking appointments ...

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Ozubulu church massacre shocking, despicable – Jonathan, Ohanaeze

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has expressed shock over the killings of 12 worshippers at St. Philips Catholic Church, Ozubulu, Anambra State on Sunday ...

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Customs intercept N1.37bn smuggled premium vehicles in Lagos

In a single haul in Lagos, the Nigeria Customs Service has made a seizure of premium vehicles valued at N1.374bn smuggled into the country ...

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