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Court want EFCC retract false allegation against Dasuki’s aide

A Federal High Court in Abuja has insisted that the trial of Colonel Nicholas Ashinze, a former aide to a former National Security Adviser,...

Senate may pass 2017 budget next week – Senate Leader

Senate Leader Ahmed Lawan on Thursday said the Senate would conclude legislative work on the 2017 appropriation bill next week and pass it to...

AfDB projects $1 million to reconstruct GGSS Chibok

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has committed $1 million for the rebuilding of the Government Girls Secondary School (GGSS), Chibok, Borno, as part of...

EFCC vs. Patience Jonathan at Skye Bank

Former Nigerian First Lady, Patience Jonathan, on Monday visited the Maitama branch of the Skye Bank in Abuja to withdraw part of her $5.9...

Life and times of actress Moji Olaiya described as radiant

The life and times of actress Moji Olaiya has been coloured by her radiant and delectable acts as an actress.She was born into the...

Aisha Buhari launches a 50-bed clinic in Daura

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, yesterday, laid the foundation for a 50-bed clinic in her husband’s home town, Daura, Katsina State, for women...

“Declare your health status now”, Soyinka tells Buhari

Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka wants President Muhammadu Buhari to declare his health status immediately in order to put a stop to speculations and the...

Fake admission: UNILORIN expels 108 fresh students

The University of Ilorin says no fewer than 108 fresh students of the institution were expelled for gaining admission through dubious means. The institution’s Vice...

Actress Moji Olaiya is dead, Nollywood mourns

Nollywood actress, Moji Olaiya is dead.The Nollywood actress popular for her roles in numerous Yoruba movies and Wale Adenuga’s ‘No Pain, No Gain’ has...

Benue’s Mngutyo offers scholarships to 1,000 students

One thousand secondary school students have been offered full scholarships by Mr Bem Mngutyo, a member of the Benue House of Assembly.Mngutyo, who represents...

10, 000 dies in illegal crossing of Mediterranean sea

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has reported that no fewer than 10,000 Nigerians died between January and May 2017 while trying to illegally migrate...

Kogi names road after Boko Haram war hero, Col. Abu Ali

Kogi State Government on Friday named the 50-km Shintaku-Gboloko-Dekina Road in Bassa Local Government Area of the state after the fallen Book Haram war...

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