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no responses. February 21, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

2019Elections: I’m not Under Pressure – INEC Boss


2019Elections: I’m not Under Pressure – INEC Boss

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC Professor Mahmood Yabuku says he is not under pressure in conducting Saturday’s presidential and national Assembly elections. Addressing […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Elections: FRSC Unveils ‘Situation Room’ To Track Patrol Vehicles


Elections: FRSC Unveils ‘Situation Room’ To Track Patrol Vehicles

The Federal Road safety commission FRSC, has unveiled a situation room in Abuja to monitor and track all its patrol vehicles engaged by the Independent National […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Labour And Conservatives Could See More MP Exits


Labour And Conservatives Could See More MP Exits

Labour and the Conservatives could face more resignations, with members of the new Independent Group saying they expect more MPs to join them. Ex-Tory MP Heidi […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Alleged $2.1m Fraud: Court Admits More Evidence Against Ex-NHIS Boss


Alleged $2.1m Fraud: Court Admits More Evidence Against Ex-NHIS Boss

Justice A. O. Faji of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Thursday, February 21, 2019, admitted a document tendered in evidence by the […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Birmingham Stabbing: Police Launch Investigation After Boy 16, Dies


Birmingham Stabbing: Police Launch Investigation After Boy 16, Dies

A 16-year-old boy has been stabbed to death in a park in Birmingham. He was found in Sara Park, Small Heath, at about 20:00 GMT on […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

IAS Announces Co-Chairs For HIVR4P 2020


IAS Announces Co-Chairs For HIVR4P 2020

Co-Chairs announced for HIVR4P 2020, the world’s only scientific meeting dedicated exclusively to biomedical HIV prevention ‘ The International AIDS Society (IAS), secretariat for the 4th […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Elizabeth David

I Have Not Resigned, Says Osinbajo


I Have Not Resigned, Says Osinbajo

Professor Yemi Osinbajo has quashed rumours suggesting that he had resigned his post as Vice President of Nigeria. The Vice President took to social media to debunk […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Elizabeth David

Boko Haram: MNJTF Commences Operation Yancin Tafki


Boko Haram: MNJTF Commences Operation Yancin Tafki

The Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF), comprised of troops from Cameroon, Chad, Niger Republic and Nigeria has commenced a military operation codenamed Operation YANCIN TAFKI. According […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Elizabeth David

FG Declares Friday Work-Free, Banks, Essential Services Providers Excluded


FG Declares Friday Work-Free, Banks, Essential Services Providers Excluded

The Federal Government has declared Friday, February 22 as a public holiday. The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, made the announcement on Wednesday through a statement […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Polls: Beware Of Fake Dollars In Circulation, EFCC Warns Nigerians


Polls: Beware Of Fake Dollars In Circulation, EFCC Warns Nigerians

EFCC Urges Bureaux De Change Operators To Be Cautious The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has raised the alarm over the circulation of fake Dollar […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 debby eselebor

Mikel Named In Championship Team Of The Week


Mikel Named In Championship Team Of The Week

John Mikel Obi has been named in the current Championship Team of The Week after starring in Middlesbrough’s 1-0 win over Blackburn  Rovers on Sunday. The […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 debby eselebor

Super Sand Eagles Assistant Coach Is Dead


Super Sand Eagles Assistant Coach Is Dead

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have confirmed that the Assistant Coach of the country’s Beach Soccer National team, the Super Sand Eagles, Chukwuma Agbo, is dead. […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Bangladesh Fire: Blaze kills Dozens In Dhaka Historic District


Bangladesh Fire: Blaze kills Dozens In Dhaka Historic District

A fast-moving fire swept through a historic district of Bangladesh’s capital, Dhaka, killing at least 78 people, officials say. The blaze broke out at night in […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 debby eselebor

Champions League: Atletico Madrid, Manchester City Secure Crucial Victories


Champions League: Atletico Madrid, Manchester City Secure Crucial Victories

Atletico Madrid took a huge advantage in their heavyweight UEFA Champions League last-16 tie with Juventus on Wednesday. They earned a 2-0 home win, thanks to […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

FG Reassures Diplomatic Community of Peaceful Elections


FG Reassures Diplomatic Community of Peaceful Elections

The Federal government has reassured the diplomatic community on the peaceful conduct of the general election rescheduled to hold on Saturday 23rd February and 9th March […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

#2019Elections: FG Declares Friday Work Free Day


#2019Elections: FG Declares Friday Work Free Day

The federal government has declared Friday, February 22, 2019, as a public holiday, in preparation for the February 23 presidential and National Assembly elections. Minister of […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Non Accredited Diplomats Not Allowed To Observe Elections – INEC


Non Accredited Diplomats Not Allowed To Observe Elections – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says non accredited diplomats will not be allowed to observe this Saturday’s rescheduled presidential and national assembly elections . INEC […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Fang Fenghui: China’s Ex-Top General Jailed For Life


Fang Fenghui: China’s Ex-Top General Jailed For Life

A former high-ranking Chinese general has been sentenced to life in jail for corruption, state media reports. Fang Fenghui, ex-chief of joint staff of the People’s […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

IS: Lorries Evacuate Civilians From Last Syria Enclave


IS: Lorries Evacuate Civilians From Last Syria Enclave

Lorries have begun evacuating people from the last area in Syria still held by the Islamic State (IS) group. Journalists on the frontline saw at least […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Elizabeth David

Rise Up To Defend Our Democracy, National Peace Committee Tells Nigerians


Rise Up To Defend Our Democracy, National Peace Committee Tells Nigerians

The National Peace Committee (NPC) has called on Nigerians to put the disappointment of the postponement of the general elections behind them and respond to the […]

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