Author Archives: The Citizen

Tell Biafran agitators not to go, there’s enough cake to share – Obasanjo

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has called for dialogue with Biafran agitators ...

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Democracy Day: FG declares Monday public holiday

The Federal Government has declared Monday, May 29 as Public Holiday to celebrate the 2017 Democracy Day ...

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CAN lauds Ugwuanyi on peace, security …as Enugu Govt. launches security endowment fund

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has commended Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for his good works and entrenchment of peace and security in ...

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Abuja Court gives DSS nod to detain Ubah for another 14 days

Minutes after a Federal High Court in Lagos ordered the Department of State Service to release embattled oil magnate, Ifeanyi Ubah, within 48 hours, another court in the Federal Capital Territory has given the agency ...

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Another man impregnated me when my husband traveled – Divorce-seeking wife tells court

A divorce-seeking housewife, Mojisola Ajiboye, on Thursday told an Agege Customary Court that her husband is not the biological father of her son. She gave ...

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Breaking: Senate makes history, passes PIB into law

The Senate, Thursday, broke the 17 years jinx by passing into law the age long Petroleum Industry Governance Bill ...

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BREAKING: Kidnappers invade Lagos school, abduct principals, students

Gunmen suspected to be militants on Thursday morning invaded Lagos State Model College, Igbo Nla, Epe, Lagos, abducting the principals and some students ...

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Economy: Prayer, fasting not enough to save Nigeria – Osinbajo

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday, said no amount of prayer and fast by Nigerians could move the nation forward without hard work ...

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Corruption: Area Commanders, DPOs on payroll of fraudsters, says Lagos CP

Lagos State Police Commissioner, Fatai Owoseni has warned Area Commanders and Divisional Police Officers (DPOs) in the state police command to shun bribery or leave the state, saying that some of them are on the payroll ...

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Coup rumours: Military pledges loyalty to Buhari’s govt

There is no coup plot or any plan whatsoever to derail the present democratic governance, the military said on Wednesday ...

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