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Boko Haram: Yobe Governor Appeals for Resettlement of Victims

Michael Olugbode  in Maiduguri Yobe State Governor, Alhaji Mai-Mala Buni, has cried for help to resettle the victims of Boko Haram crisis in the state.  The governor, while hosting the North East Development Commission (NEDC) led by its chairman and managing director, Major General Paul Tarfa (Rtd) and Alhaji Mohammed Alkali, yesterday, said: “Resettlement and The post Boko Haram: Yobe Governor Appeals ...
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Learn How You can Strategize to Win at The 18th WIMBIZ Annual Conference | November 7th & 8th

Who else is excited about this? It has been confirmed! The Women in Management, Business and Public Service (WIMBIZ) will be holding its 18th Annual Conference on, at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. Date: Thursday, November 7th and Friday, November 8th, 2019 Time: 9 am Venue: Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. This The post Learn How You can Strategize to Win at The 18th ...
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Boko Haram: Army kills seven commanders, ISIS trainer, Malian

Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The troops of the Nigerian Army on Operation Lafiya Dole and of the Multi-National Joint Task Force have shot dead at least seven commanders of the Boko Haram insurgents in the Lake Chad region of Borno State, including the Islamic State trainer and a fighter from Mali. The army said on Friday
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My disengagement by Lagos govt saddest day of my life –Susan, polio survivor with two degrees

Susan Ihuoma is the Secretary of the National Association of Persons Living with Physical Disabilities, Lagos State chapter. The graduate of Genetic Counselling from the University of Lagos tells ALEXANDER OKERE how she is trudging through life against all odds You haven’t hidden the fact that you are a proud polio survivor. How did your
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On Tiwa Savage’s molue ride to Obalende

Olajide Samuel Music is a major attraction in Lagos. From street corners to bus stops to markets, music accentuates the hustle and bustle in the ever-busy city. So, it came as no surprise when fans of Tiwa Savage gathered under the Obalende bridge on Lagos Island to witness the official unveiling of the singer’s new
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Five burnt to death in Lagos-Ibadan highway bus explosion

Afeez Hanafi At least five passengers died on Friday after a commercial bus they were travelling in crashed into a median and went up in flames at Onigari, a border town between Ogun and Oyo states on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. Ten other persons sustained injuries in the lone crash which emergency officials blamed on speeding.
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How Nigeria police dismissed, jailed mopol officer for complaining about pay – PIDI Executive Director

The Executive Director, Prisons Inmate Development Initiative, Mbami Iliya Sabka, in this interview with ARMSTRONG BAKAM, speaks on the trial, dismissal and imprisonment of one Inspector Sunday Umaru, for lamenting the nonpayment of his entitlements on Facebook, among other issues. What’s the update on the case of Inspector Sunday Umar, who was tried, dismissed and
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EPL: Klopp braces for test from ‘exciting’ Chelsea young guns

Jurgen Klopp warned Liverpool on Friday to brace for a fierce fight with the Chelsea youngsters that remind him of the thrilling Borussia Dortmund sides that took Germany and Europe by storm. Klopp, whose Premier League leaders take on Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday, built a dynamic team in his seven years at Dortmund
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'I started a running group for women of colour'

… in Nigeria. Video journalist: Elaine Okyere.…
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Anti-Sisi protests break out in Egypt

Rare small protests broke out on Friday in Cairo and other Egyptian cities calling for the removal of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi but police quickly dispersed them, AFP journalists reported. Dozens of people joined night-time demonstrations around Tahrir Square — the epicentre of the 2011 revolution that toppled the country’s long-time autocratic leader. Such demonstrations
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Poll: Tribunals dismiss petitions against Ikpeazu, Ishaku, Okowa, Abdulrazaq

Ade Adesomoju, Tunde Oyekola, Matthew Ochei, Ogbonnaya Ikokwu, Sunday Nwakanma, Adeniyi Olugbemi and Tunji Bosun The governorship election petitions tribunals sitting in Umuahia, Abuja, Asaba and Ilorin have dismissed petitions filed against governors Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia State), Darius Ishaku (Taraba State), Ifeanyi Okowa (Delta State) and Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq (Kwara State). The candidate of the ...
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