Daily Archives: June 10, 2018

Reggae legend, Ras Kimono, is dead

Reggae legend, Ukeleke Onwubya, popularly known as Ras Kimono, is dead. The singer reportedly died on Sunday in a Lagos hospital after a brief illness. ...

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Atiku warns Buhari against arresting Obasanjo

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has warned President Muhammadu Buhari against overheating the polity by arresting former president Olusegun Obasanjo over trumped up charges ...

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Abiola’s rival, Bashir Tofa rejects Buhari’s decision on June 12

The candidate of the National Republican Convention (NRC) in June 12, 1993 presidential election, Alhaji Bashir Tofa, has objected to the federal government’s decision to declare that date as Nigeria’s authentic Democracy Day ...

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Anti-grazing laws: Defence minister fuelling herdsmen killings — Afenifere, NBA, others

Socio-cultural groups in the Middle Belt and southern parts of the country have joined the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) to raise the alarm over a claim by the Minister of Defence, Brig.-Gen. Mansur Dan-Ali, blaming the anti-grazing law in some states ...

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Buhari leaves for Morocco today

President Muhammadu Buhari will embark on a two-day working visit to the Kingdom of Morocco today ...

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Donald Duke declares interest to contest 2019 Presidency

The former governor of Cross River State, Mr Donald Duke, has declared his interest to contest for the Office of President in the upcoming 2019 general elections ...

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nPDP gives condition for resumption of talks

Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) loyal to the Kawu Baraje-led defunct new Peoples Democratic Party have indicated interest in returning to the negotiating ...

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FG sets deadline for teachers’ qualification ‎- Minister

The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has urged teachers to ensure they were qualified, licensed and registered before 2019 or be flushed out of ...

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Lagos declares June 12 public holiday

The Lagos State Government has declared June 12, 2018 as public holiday. This according to the government, was to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the ...

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Ochereome: Vanguard re-affirms commitment to responsible journalism

The management of Vanguard newspapers have come out to distance themselves from a comment made by the Chairman of the Vanguard Editorial board where he allegedly called the ...

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