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Govt Confirms Abduction of Passengers on Minna-Kontagora Road

  The Niger government has confirmed the abductions of persons on board the Niger State Transport Authority on Sunday on Minna- Kontagora road. The government announced...

Insecurity: North-West Governors meet NSA, Service Chiefs

  Governors of Nigeria’s North-West Zone on Monday pledged to explore all available means to ensure the security of lives and property. Governor Aminu Masari of...

Okonjo-Iweala Clinches WTO Top Post

  Nigeria’s Professor Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been appointed as the next World Trade Organisation (WTO) Director-General. This is contained in the WTO verified Twitter account @wto...

Insecurity: FG Inaugurates 17-Man Committee on Community Safety

  The Federal Government on Monday in Abuja, inaugurated a 17-man Implementation Committee on Community Safety and Human Security, to strategise ways to reduce crimes...

Provide Security to Attract Investments, Chamber of Commerce Pleads

  The Ibadan Chamber of Commerce and Industry has pleaded with leaders in government to ensure adequate security to attract foreign investment and improved local...

Herdsmen Took Up Arms to Defend Themselves Against Brutality -Gumi

Ahmad Gumi, a prominent Islamic cleric, says herdsmen had to take up arms to defend themselves against brutality, since the government neglected them. The cleric...

Ex-Oyo High Court Registrar Jailed Over Dud Cheque

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office, on Friday, February 12, secured the conviction of a former Deputy Chief Registrar of...

Troops Eliminate 2 Boko Haram Commanders, Others in Borno

  Nigerian Army Headquarters says the troops of Operation Tura Takaibango on Tuesday eliminated two most wanted Boko Haram terrorists leaders, Abul-Bas and Ibn Habib...

Here’s What Trump Said After His Second Acquittal

  Former President Trump just released a statement following the Senate vote to acquit him in his second impeachment trial. Part of the statement read: "It is...

Bandits Kill 3 Perssengers in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Government on Saturday said three perssengers were killed by suspected bandits around Yakowa village in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna...
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Gov. Matawalle Charges President Buhari To Curtail Ethnic Attacks

Sani Muhammad Sani, Gusau In the light of ongoing wanton attacks and primitive violence on the Northern community in Ibadan, Governor Bello Muhammad has strongly...
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Govt Confirms Abduction of Passengers on Minna-Kontagora Road

  The Niger government has confirmed the abductions of persons on board the Niger State Transport Authority on Sunday on Minna- Kontagora road. The government announced...

I Didn’t Forge Oil Contract, Obasanjo’s in-Law Tells Court

  John Abebe, a businessman and brother-in-law of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday, before an Ikeja Special Offences Court, denied forging parts of an...

Couple Bags 40 Years Jail Term for N53m Fraud

  A couple, Ebiesuwa Abayomi Fredrick and his wife, Tinuola Idayat Oyegunle, have been sentenced to 40 years imprisonment each. Justice Joyce Abdulmalik of the...