Daily Archives: March 25, 2018

Northern leaders reject Buhari for 2019

Elders, leaders of socio-political organisations and key stakeholders from the northern part of Nigeria have rejected President Muhammadu Buhari as their candidate for the 2019 general elections ...

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Danjuma alleges ethnic cleansing, asks Nigerians to defend themselves against killings

A former Minister of Defence and an elder statesman, Lt. Gen. Theophilus Danjuma (retd.), on Saturday, told Nigerians to defend themselves against killers in the country, saying the armed forces were not ready to defend them

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Dapchi: Boko Haram fails to release abducted Christian girl

Residents of Dapchi, Yobe State yesterday waited in vain for the return of Leah Sheribu, the only girl still held captive by Boko Haram following the February 19, 2018 abduction of school girls in the town ...

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Restructuring: Adopt 2014 confab report to halt agitations – Jonathan tells Buhari

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has called on President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress-led Federal Government to revisit the report of the 2014 national conference to end the myriad of agitations ...

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Presidency, PDP in war of words over alleged hacking of Buhari’s email

The Presidency is demanding response from the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the allegation that one of the party’s supporters bankrolled the hacking of President Muhammadu Buhari’s personal data in the run-up ...

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Army makes new appointments in major shake-up

A major shake-up has been effected in the Nigerian Army with the appointment of a new Director of Military Intelligence, a new Provost Marshal and ...

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Sen. Melaye denies fleeing Nigeria over Kogi crisis, trial

Lawmaker representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Senator Dino Melaye, has denied fleeing Nigeria over the political crisis in Kogi State and his trial by the ...

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Police IG orders 24-hour surveillance on Yobe schools

The Inspector General of Police (IG-P) Ibrahim Idris has directed police to embark on a 24-hour security surveillance on schools in Yobe state. He told ...

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Chibok parents seek Obasanjo’s help to secure freedom for kidnapped girls’

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged parents of Chibok schoolgirls still in Boko Haram custody to be hopeful and have confidence in God. He said ...

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Police dismiss ASP, send another on compulsory retirement

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has dismissed an Assistant Superintendent of Police, for “serious misconduct.” The commission also approved the compulsory retirement of another ASP, ...

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