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Mexican Government To Increase Security And Boost Intelligence In The City Of Tamaulipas

3 years ago /
International News 

The government in Mexico has pledged to deploy more security forces and boost intelligence in Tamaulipas, one of the country's most dangerous states.

Isreali Prime Minister To Appeal To Supreme Court To Be Freed On Bail

3 years ago /
International News 

Former Israeli Prime Minister, Ehud Olmert, has been sentenced to six years in prison for bribery.

German Foreign Minister Arrives Kiev In Attempts To Resolve Crisis

3 years ago /
International News  Security 

Germany’s foreign minister,Frank-Walter Steinmeier has arrived in Kiev amid fresh attempts to find a diplomatic solution to the Ukraine crisis.

Bankers And Lawmakers Dialogue On Banking Reforms

3 years ago /
Business and Economy  

Nigerian bankers want speedy passage of Banking and Finance Bill currently in the National Assembly to ease banking and financial operations in the country.    

Acting CBN Governor Calls For Harmonization Of Proceeds From Oil

3 years ago /
Business and Economy  

The acting governor of the central bank of Nigeria, Sarah Alade has called for the harmonization of proceeds from oil in the sovereign wealth fund and the excess crude account.

Ayo Fayose Takes Governorship Campaign To Rural Areas

3 years ago /
Politics 

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the June governorship election in Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has promised the rural dwellers provision of improved social amenities if elected as governor again.  

Constituency Project: Honourable Aishatu Modibbo Thanks President Jonathan

3 years ago /
Politics 

The chairperson, Nigeria's house of representatives committee on constituency projects, Aishatu Dahiru Modibbo has commended president Goodluck Jonathan and the executive for continuously providing funds to support national assembly members in the implementation of zonal constituency projects.  

NCPC Calls For The Unconditional Release Of Abducted Schoolgirls

3 years ago /
Religion 

The Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission has lent its voice to the condemnation of the abduction of over 200 schoolgirls in Chibok Borno state about a month ago.                   

House Of Reps To Debate Today On Extension Of State Of Emergency

3 years ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives will today debate whether or not to approve extension of the state of emergency in the three Northeastern states of Borno, Yobe and Adamawa.    

Senators Debate On Extension Of State Of Emergency In Three Northeastern States; Eulogise Late Justice Oputa

3 years ago /
Nation 

Some senators from the northeast of the country have reacted to the proposed re-extension of the emergency rule in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa states.  

Governor Oshiomole Warns Nigerians Against Blame Game In Fight Against Terrorism

3 years ago /
Nation 

Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole says all hands must be on deck if Nigeria must overcome its current security challenges.  

Governor Shettima Insists Military Is Ill Equipped; 54 Girls Identified In Released Video

3 years ago /
Nation 

The Borno state governor Northeast Nigeria Kashim Shettima has stuck to his guns insisting that the Nigeria military is ill equipped and lacks motivation to tackle the Boko Haram terrorists.    

Brendan Rodgers Wins Manager Of The Year

3 years ago /
Sports  

The League Managers Association, LMA in England, has named Liverpool’s boss Brendan Rodgers as manager of the year.    

Man Arrested In China For Fabricated Posts On A Foreign News Site

3 years ago /
International News 

Chinese authorities say they have detained a man who posted "fabricated information" on a foreign news site.    

Ukraine's Election Will Be Crucial In Bringing The Country Out Of Crisis - German Foreign Minister

3 years ago /
International News 

German foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has said Ukraine's 25 may presidential vote will be "crucial" in bringing the country out of its crisis.

Female Politician In Spain Shot Dead In Public

3 years ago /
International News 

A top female politician in northern Spain has been shot dead in public. Isabel Carrasco, head of the provincial government in Leon and a member of the governing people's party were shot as she crossed a footbridge.

Bomb Blast Leaves At Least 25 Dead And 80 Injured In Baghdad

3 years ago /
International News 

A series of car bomb attacks has killed at least 25 people and wounded 80 in Iraq's capital, Baghdad

President Jonathan Inaugurates Committee On Industrial Revolution Plan

3 years ago /
Business and Economy  

President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday inaugurated advisory committee on industrial revolution plan with the mandate to address the issues that have held back the Nigerian non–oil sector.

Former Prime Minister Sentenced To 6 Years For Bribery In Israel

3 years ago /
International News 

A court in Israel has sentenced former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert to 6 years in prison for bribery and fined him 1m Shekels that is $290,000.

Prosecution In Pistorius Case Requests That He Undergoes Mental Observation

3 years ago /
International News 

The prosecution in the trial of south African athlete Oscar Pistorius has formally requested that he undergo a mental observation.