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Charges: Court Restricts Bello To Hospital

CHARGES [su_list icon=”icon: adjust”] That you Bello Abba Mohammed, BAM Projects and Properties and Dr. Haliru Bello took possession of N300million when you reasonably ought to have known that the said fund formed part of the proceeds of an unlawful activity of Col. Mohammed Sambo Dasuki(rtd) That on or about 17th March 2015 N300million was […]

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Why I Called Nigeria A Zoo – Kanu

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra and founder of Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, described Nigeria as a zoo and accused Governor Rochas Okorocha of Islamising Imo State in an interview he granted an online medium, Sahara Reporters. He, however, said in one of the statements he made to the Department of State Services after […]

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EFCC Arrests Metuh, Arraigns Ex-PDP Chair

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission had on Tuesday arrested the National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Olisa Metuh. Metuh was picked up at his residence, located at Drive One, Prince and Princess Estate in the Games Village area of Abuja. Our correspondent gathered that four officials of the commission arrived at […]

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Jonathan: 2015 Election Is The Most Transparent

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday night recalled how his acceptance of defeat in the 2015 presidential election put paid to predictions and prophecies by some Nigerians that the country would burn. Jonathan, who posted a message on his Facebook wall to accept an award from The African Sun Times as International Person of the […]

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Semenitari Denies Borrowing N1BN As Information Commissioner

The acting Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Ibim Semenitari, has denied borrowing N1billon while she served in the immediate past Administration of former Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi. Semenitari served as the Commissioner for Information and Communications from 2009 to 2015. Reacting to the allegation by Dr. Austin Tam-George, who was recently […]

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Baby Abduction: Hip Hop Star, Davido Tells His Full Story

Music star David Adeleke (Davido) writes on his travails with Sophia Momodu, the estranged mother of his daughter When the second trimester of Sophia’s pregnancy was closing, she tortuously announced to me that she was in the family way. My mind was bemused, and so was my soul confused. But I quickly realised that nothing […]

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Ambode Signs Budget, Promises To Make Lagos Work

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday said the 2016 budget was the article of faith of his administration with Lagosians and was in line with delivering on the promises he made to the people. The governor, who spoke during a ceremony at the Lagos House, Ikeja, to mark the signing of the N662.588bn […]

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Shi’ites Ask FG To Produce El-Zakzaky

Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria on Monday asked the Federal Government to tell Nigerians the whereabouts of their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem el-Zakzaky and his wife. They wondered that three weeks after the arrest and subsequent detention of the Shi’ite leader and his wife by the Nigerian Army, neither the members nor their immediate […]

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Man Remanded For ‘Killing’ Neighbour Over Missing Chicken

A 38-year-old man, Idowu Ajewole, has been remanded in prison custody by a Magistrate’s Court in Akure, the Ondo State capital for allegedly killing his former neighbour, Monday Bassey (28), over a missing chicken. According to The Nation, The accused was alleged to have killed Bassey at 3pm on December 12, last year. It was […]

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$2.1BN Arms Deal: Metuh To be Ramanded Over Alleged N1.4BN

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) detectives probing the $2.1 billion arms contracts have traced N1.4billion to the account of a company allegedly linked with Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) spokesman Olisa Metuh. There were indications yesterday that the account of the company, Destra Investment Limited, may be frozen when the ongoing probe gets to a “convenient […]

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Assassination Prophesy: We’ll drag Mbaka to Pope Francis if… – HURIWA

The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has dismissed the prophesy of the Founder, Adoration Ministries Enugu, Rev. Father Ejike Mbaka, alleging assassination attempt on President Muhammadu Buhari by corrupt politicians as “sensationalism and rumour peddling. In a statement signed jointly by the National Coordinator, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko and the National Media Affairs Director, […]

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NSCDC Destroyed 106 Illegal Refineries In Bayelsa In 2015

The Bayelsa State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has disclosed that its operatives apprehended 40 suspected oil thieves, destroyed 106 illegal refineries along the recovery of a cache of arms in 2015. According to the state Commandant of the NSCDC, Mr. Desmond Agu, the command recorded an appreciable success in […]

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