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South-South Governors Forum Demand For Restructuring , 13% Derivation

The Forum of South-South Governors on Wednesday in Port Harcourt restated its demand for restructuring and 13 per cent derivation from the Federal Government. Spokesperson for the Forum, Gov. Seriake

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Senate summons Prison’s C-G Over Confinement Underage With Adults

The Comptroller General of Prisons, Ahmed Ja’afaru was yesterday summoned by the Senate over illegal confinement of underage offenders and infants with adults prisoners in the same prison. Senate resolutions

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Preacher  Claims Mo Salah’s Injury Is God’s Punishment For Breaking Ramadan Fast

A Kuwaiti preacher Mubarak al-Bathali has claimed in a tweet that Liverpool football star and Egyptian forward, Mo Salah’s injuring during the Champions League final was ‘God’s punishment because he broke

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IPOB: Igbo Traders Resist Sit-At-Home Order In Calabar

Igbo traders in Calabar, Cross River, on Wednesday defied the sit-at-home order issued by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. IPOB had earlier

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Dino Melaye Resumes Plenary Weeks After Battle With Police

Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West Senatorial District has resumed plenary after weeks of battle with the Nigerian police over alleged murder and health.  After resuming plenary on Wednesday, Senator

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Court Nullifies APC Congresses In Rivers State

The Rivers State High Court, Port Harcourt on Wednesday declaring the All Progressive Congress APC ward, Local Government and the State congresses of the party null and void following crises

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[Photo] President Buhari Meets Super Eagles

President Muhammadu Buhari today met the Nigerian SuperEagles and encouraged the team to do Nigeria proud as they are set to participate in FIFA World Cup in Russia next month.

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Fight Against Corruption Borders On Governance Not Political – Lalong

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State said the fight against corruption in the state borders on governance, not ethnic, religious or political leanings. Governor Lalong said this yesterday to mark

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Defend Yourselves Against Herdsmen, Bishop Tells Nigerians

The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese His Lordship Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor has called on Nigerians to defend themselves against attacks, accusing  the President Muhammadu Buhari administration for doing nothing

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Police Discover Illegal Gun Factory In Benue State

An illegal local gun factory has been uncovered by police operatives in Oju area of Benue state. Commissioner of Police in the north-central state Fatai Owoseni on Tuesday led his