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Borno govt extends curfew in Maiduguri

The Borno Government has announced the extension of the 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. curfew in Maiduguri for another seven days. A statement by Dr Muhammad Bulama, the Commissioner ...

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Buhari thanks Nigerians as son leaves hospital

President Muhammadu Buhari and his family on Friday thanked all those who identified with them after the bike accident that involved their son, Yusuf, in ...

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Bike accident: Hospital ready to discharge Yusuf Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari’s son, Yusuf Buhari, who was admitted into Cedarcrest Hospital, Abuja, following injuries he sustained in a motorcycle accident, is ready to be ...

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Benue killings: If FG can’t protect us, we’ll raise a state army – Unongo

A leader of the Tiv nation and the chairman of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Wantaregh Unongo, on Thursday said if President Muhammadu Buhari failed in his responsibility of protecting lives and property of Benue citizens ...

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Southern leaders ask Fed Govt to declare herdsmen as terrorists

Leaders of the South-East and South-West, on Thursday in Enugu, asked the Federal Government to declare Fulani herdsmen as terrorists ...

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NIA DG appointment: Buhari is an unrepentant sectional leader – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has chided President Muhammadu Buhari over replacement of the sacked National Intelligence Agency (NIA) Director General, Ambassador Ayo Oke with Ahmed Rufai Abubakar ...

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Herdsmen killings: I warned Ortom against anti-grazing law – Plateau governor

The Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, on Thursday said he warned his Benue State counterpart, Samuel Ortom, against implementing the state anti-grazing law recently passed into law ...

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National blackout looms as another explosion rocks Escravos gas pipeline

Power generation in the country may have hit a fresh snag following the explosion that ruptured the Escravos-Lagos Pipeline on Thursday, even as generation from hydropower plants dropped by 494 megawatts in six days ...

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Xenophobia: South Africans renew attacks on Nigerians, burn shops

The Nigerian Community in South Africa, on Thursday, said four members were in critical condition in the hospital while some shops had been burnt in ...

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Army deploys troops to Benue, Taraba, Nasarawa to stop killer herdsmen

The Nigerian Army has deployed Special Forces to Benue, Taraba and Nasarawa States to quell the activities of rampaging killer herdsmen ...

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