Daily Archives: June 28, 2018

Gain Executive Director bags 2018 World Food Prize

The World Food Prize Foundation has awarded the 2018 World Food Prize to Lawrence Haddad, Executive Director of the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) ...

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Abuja High Court grants “Stay of Action” regarding racially, religiously-prejudiced persecution against Benedict Peters

The National Crime Agency of the United Kingdom, The Crown Prosecution Service (UK) alongside other foreign-based defendants and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) ...

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Again, herdsmen kill two, injure 29 in Adamawa

Suspected herdsmen on Wednesday attacked Bare village in the Numan Local Government of Adamawa State, killing two people and inflicting 29 others with various degrees of injury ...

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Jos protesters express fury at govt officials over plateau killings

Violent protest rocked Jos, the capital of Plateau State, on Wednesday, as residents protesting the killings in three local government areas of the state by herdsmen invaded the state secretariat destroying vehicles and buildings ...

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Saraki, Dogara meet Buhari over herdsmen killings in Plateau

The Senate President, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara was in a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari over the Plateau killings on Wednesday ...

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Obasanjo meets Atiku in Abuja

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on Wednesday met former president Olusegun Obasanjo at a forum organised by the Gusau Institute in Abuja ...

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Guber race: APC will give freedom to killer herdsmen in Ekiti – Fayose warns

Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has urged the people of the state to learn from daily killings by herdsmen in All Progressives Congress-controlled states ...

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Governors meet over minimum wage, Paris Club refund, others

The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) met in Abuja on Wednesday night to discuss the issue of minimum wage being proposed by government and labour ...

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Reps condemn Discos over fraudulent estimated billing

Members of the House of Representatives on Wednesday condemned excessive and estimated billing by electricity distribution companies in the country, alleging that the Discos were being operated by fraudsters and persons with the mindset ...

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Plateau killings: Buhari treating killer herdsmen with kid gloves — Soyinka

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, on Wednesday knocked President Muhammadu Buhari for doing little to stop killings by herdsmen amid ...

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