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Day: March 20, 2019

no responses. March 20, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Awaiting Trial Inmate Seeks Relocation From Kirikiri Prisons Over Alleged Sexual Abuse


Awaiting Trial Inmate Seeks Relocation From Kirikiri Prisons Over Alleged Sexual Abuse

An inmate of the Kirikiri Prison in Lagos State, Oluwaseyi Davies, has told a Lagos Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court, Ikeja that his incarceration in […]

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NIGERIAN-PRISONS

no responses. March 20, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Two Bag Six Months Jail Term For $18,000 Fraud


Two Bag Six Months Jail Term For $18,000 Fraud

Justice Sherifah Solebo of the Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos, has convicted and sentenced Elijah Kuti and Ibrahim Ado Yerima to six months in […]

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World Health Organization: WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti

no responses. March 20, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Cyclone Idai: WHO To Send Urgent Health Assistance


Cyclone Idai: WHO To Send Urgent Health Assistance

WHO sending urgent health assistance after Cyclone Idai displaces thousands of people in Southern Africa The World Health Organization (WHO) is providing urgent assistance to meet […]

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Focus on Public Service Auditing, PACAC tells ICPC

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PACAC Tasks ICPC On Public Service Auditing


PACAC Tasks ICPC On Public Service Auditing

The Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption PACAC has urged the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) to focus on public service auditing in […]

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Global TB Ambassador and wife of the President of Nigeria, Dr. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari

no responses. March 20, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Aisha Buhari Urges Nigerians To Go For Free Tuberculosis Testing, Treatment


Aisha Buhari Urges Nigerians To Go For Free Tuberculosis Testing, Treatment

Global TB Ambassador and wife of the President of Nigeria, Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians to test themselves for Tuberculosis (TB), being one […]

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no responses. March 20, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Keke Driver Threatens To Kill Father Of Girl He Raped For Involving Police


Keke Driver Threatens To Kill Father Of Girl He Raped For Involving Police

The police in Lagos have arrested a 20-year-old tricyclist John Babalola for allegedly raping a teenager (names withheld). Babalola was arrested on March 15 by the […]

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no responses. March 20, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Turkey’s Erdogan Triggers Spat With Australia, New Zealand


Turkey’s Erdogan Triggers Spat With Australia, New Zealand

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, campaigning for votes in local elections this month, has sparked a diplomatic spat with New Zealand and Australia by portraying the […]

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no responses. March 20, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Fire Razes Village, Food Stuff, Livestock In Jigawa


Fire Razes Village, Food Stuff, Livestock In Jigawa

A mysterious fire has destroyed houses in Barebari village in Ringim Local Government Area of Jigawa, Alhaji Sani Yusuf, the Executive Secretary State Emergency Management Agency […]

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no responses. March 20, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Civil Defence Officer Allegedly Shot Dead By Policeman


Civil Defence Officer Allegedly Shot Dead By Policeman

An officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Tuesday was allegedly shot dead by an unidentified police officer in Abuja. The NSCDC […]

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no responses. March 20, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Bauchi Governorship Poll: PDP Faults Court Ruling, Petitions NJC


Bauchi Governorship Poll: PDP Faults Court Ruling, Petitions NJC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the ruling of Justice Ekwo Inyang of the Federal High Court in Abuja, halting the collation and announcement of […]

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no responses. March 20, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

NGO Partners FlexiSAF Foundation to Tackle Out of School Children in Nigeria


NGO Partners FlexiSAF Foundation to Tackle Out of School Children in Nigeria

A non Governmental Organization, Connected development(CODE) is to partner FlexiSAF Foundation to tackle the rate of school drop out in the country In line with SDG […]

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no responses. March 20, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

INEC Challenges Court Order On Bauchi Election


INEC Challenges Court Order On Bauchi Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it has challenged the order of a Federal High Court in Abuja, ordering it to stop the collation of […]

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no responses. March 20, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Christchurch shootings: Father And Son In First NZ Mosque Funeral


Christchurch shootings: Father And Son In First NZ Mosque Funeral

A father and son from Syria have been buried in New Zealand, the first funerals for the 50 victims of last week’s mosque shootings. Khaled Mustafa, […]

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no responses. March 20, 2019 Elizabeth David

NFVCB To Authenticate Movie Labels To Curb Piracy


NFVCB To Authenticate Movie Labels To Curb Piracy

Mr Adedayo Thomas, Executive Director of National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB), said the board was set to introduce authentication labels to curb distribution of […]

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