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Buhari Challenges The Legislature On Anti-Corruption Fight

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President Muhammadu Buhari has called on the legislature to support with vigour the determination of government to rid the country of corruption.

Yemi Osinbajo Begins State Visit To Benue

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Vice president Yemi Osinbajo has arrived Makurdi, the Benue state capital in north-central Nigeria on the start of a two-day state visit.

FG Meets JOHESU Over Health Worker Strike

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The minister of labour and employment, Chris Ngige has convened another meeting with striking joint health sector unions.

CCT Discharges Justice Ngwuta

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The Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, has discharged Supreme Court Justice, Sylvester Ngwuta, of charges of false declaration of assets, proffered against him by the Federal Government.

Suicide Bomber Kills Four In Borno

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Police in Borno State have confirmed that a male suicide bomber has killed himself and four Civilian Joint Task Force operatives at Mandarari village in Konduga Local Government Area of the state.

Police Recruitment: DIG Says Exercise Will Be Free Of Political Influence

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The Deputy Inspector General of Police, DIG, in charge of Training and Manpower Developments, Emmanuel Inyang, says no politicians or any higher authority will influence the ongoing recruitment exercise into the force no matter how highly placed.

Cross River Govt. To Host Flying Eagles, Falcons

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The Cross River State Government says all arrangements have been made for the successful hosting of the Super Falcons and Flying Eagles of Nigeria and their visiting teams from Guinea and Gambia respectively.

Court Remands Jewish Worshippers For Terrorism

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A Magistrate Court sitting in Umuahia, Abia State, South-East Nigeria has ordered the remand of nine Jewish religious worshippers in prison custody on terrorism charges.

NLC Condemns Attack On Port Harcourt Court

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The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has condemned the attacks by hoodlums and their sponsors on the High Court in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, last week.

PDP Slams Buhari Over Prolonged Health Workers Strike

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the refusal by President Muhammadu Buhari to address what it called devastating strike by health workers across the country, is a clear manifestation of insensitivity to the plight and suffering of Nigerians.

Ajimobi Inaugurates 33 Oyo Local Government Council Chairmen

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Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, has inaugurated the newly elected local government Chairmen in Oyo State.

 

Again, Court Adjourns Trial Of Maryam Sanda

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A Federal High Court in Abuja has adjourned the trial of Maryam Sanda till June 28 and 29, 2018.

National Assembly Receives 2018 Budget Report

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The National Assembly has been presented with the 2018 budget by the Committee on Appropriations to debate on.

We Are Delivering On Our Promises - Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration is delivering on promises with clear-cut targets, prudent management of resources and a deliberate policy to plug wastage and pilfering of government resources.

Ministry Of Power To End Power Shortage In North-East

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Minister of Power, Works, and Housing, Babatunde Fashola says President Muhhamadu Buhari has directed his Ministry to resolve the lingering power crisis in the North-East region before the end of the  year following the destruction of power installations by activities of the insurgents in the area.

Security Agencies Seal Off Kano Assembly Over Planned Impeachment Of Speaker

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Security operatives have sealed the entrance of The Kano State House of Assembly complex following  plans to impeach the Speaker,  Abdullahi Attah, over allegations of incompetence and not carrying members along.

EFCC Versus Jang: Court To Hear Suit On Wednesday

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A Jos High Court has adjourned to Wednesday, May 16, 2018 an application by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC,  seeking to prefer charges against former Governor of Plateau State and serving senator, David Jang.

Omo- Agege Set To Return To Senate

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The Senator representing Delta Central, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, says the law does not stop him from appearing on the floor of the Senate for plenary on Tuesday.

Leah Sharibu Clocks 15 As BBOG Celebrates Her

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The bring back our girls group says it will continue to demand the unconditional release of Leah Sharibu, the only remaining girl from Dapchi government girls science secondary school still in the captivity of the terrorist group, boko haram. 

Tension In Kaduna LGA Over Council Polls

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There is tension in Kujama, the headquarters Chukun local government area of Kaduna state where results of the local council elections held on Saturday could not be declared more than 48 hours after the polls.