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ANAMBRA: NASS candidates ask INEC to implement S-Court judgment

John Emeka, Chris Uba and Annie Okonkwo

*We’re yet to get a copy of the judgment, status quo remains —INEC ELEVEN Senate and House of Representatives candidates under the Ejike Oguebego-led executive of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Anambra State, have called on the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Mahmoud Yakubu, to obey the January 29 Supreme Court judgment and issue them Certificates of Return ...

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BUHARI: I can’t pay N5,000 to those who don’t work

President Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has ruled out the payment of N5, 000 monthly allowances to unemployed youths in the country as promised by his party, the All Progressives Congress, ahead of the 2015 presidential election. Buhari’s statement, which dismissed the N5,000 as largesse, has drawn the ire of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, which described the declaration by the President as ...

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7,000 persons displaced in Fulani herdsmen, Agatu farmers’ clash in Benue

Displaced persons

There were indications weekend that no fewer than 7,000  persons were displaced in the wake of the crisis between Fulani herdsmen and Agatu farmers of Benue State. The displaced persons who were sacked from Okokolo, Akwu, Ocholonya, Adagbo, Ugboku and Aila by the rampaging herdsmen are currently camped at the Ochi Idoma square in Otukpo, Ugbokpo, Adoka, Ojantele, Ikobi and ...

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BIAFRA: I’ll rather die in prison than for Ohanaeze to claim credit for my release —Kanu

Nnamdi Kanu

*IPOB disowns, warns Ohanaeze over negotiation for his release The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB has warned those who are claiming to be representing the group, including the members of Ohanaeze Ndigbo and its youth wing to stop such move, that nobody speaks or represents them, unless such a person or persons are designated officers of IPOB worldwide. The group ...

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FG donates 15 vehicles, 100 motorcycles for Benin Presidential polls

President Muhammadu Buhari

The Federal Government has donated 15 Hilux operational vehicles and 100 motorcycles to the Independent National Electoral Commission of Benin Republic to enable it conduct credible presidential election. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Amb. Bulus Lolo, who presented the items in Cotonou, said that free, peaceful and credible election in Benin was of interest to Nigeria. The News ...

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Man kills 14 members of his family with knife

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A 35-year-old man allegedly murdered 14 members of his family including seven children with a butcher’s knife before committing suicide outside India’s financial capital of Mumbai, police said Sunday. The attack happened after family members gathered late on Saturday at one of their homes in Thane, some 32 kilometres (20 miles) from Mumbai, for a family function, police said. “The ...

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Buhari plotting to turn Nigeria into Islamic country –Fayose

Fayose and Buhari

EKITI State Governor Ayodele Fayose has accused the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government of plotting to turn Nigeria into an Islamic country. Fayose described Nigeria as a free society and that would not be taken as an Islamic nation. He stated that the All Progressives Congress deceived Nigerians to steal the inheritance of the people and maintained that the Peoples ...

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Man excretes 30 wraps of cocaine at Abuja airport – NDLEA

NDLEA

National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), has apprehended four suspected drug traffickers, including a Birmingham-based cleaner, with 6.822kg of narcotics worth N61 million. The Birmingham-based cleaner was alleged to have excreted 30 wraps of cocaine weighing 479 grammes. A statement by the agency’s spokesman, Ofoyeju Mitchell, said the seized drugs consisted of 4.193kg ...

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Shock, anger over Bello’s move to demolish Kogi monuments

Yahaya Bello, Kogi State Governor

Residents of Lokoja, the Kogi capital have expressed shock and anger over the demolition of five popular landmarks and monuments in the city on the orders of Gov. Yahaya Bello. A correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), who toured the city on Saturday, observed that the famous Paparanda Square, whose existence dates back to the colonial era, is ...

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Budget padding: Buhari unleashes detectives on suspects

President Muhammadu Buhari

•Saraki, Dogara reject N10bn official quarters Fear has gripped top officials of the Budget  Department of the National Planning Ministry as President Muhammadu Buhari returns to the country this week after spitting fire abroad over alleged padding of the 2016  Budget. This came to light on a day the President pointed out that all Nigerians must join him to prosecute ...

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