Misconduct: IGP threatens to sack DIGs, AIGs, CPs

Ibrahim Idris, the Inspector-General of Police IGP) has warned Commissioners of Police in various commands to conduct themselves professionally and handle criminal cases diligently. The IGP, who gave the warning recently while addressing DIGs, AIGs and CPs at force headquarters

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Niger Delta militants express disappointment with leaders

Vow to resume attacks on oil installations  The Niger Delta Revolutionary Crusaders (NDRC), has expressed it disappointment with the Pan-Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF), led by Chief Edwin Clark, vowing to commence fresh attacks on oil facilities across the Niger Delta on

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Aso Villa staff on standby for Buhari’s return

All is now set for President Muhammadu Buhari’s return from the United Kingdom as State House staff have been put on standby. Daily Trust learnt that some family members of the president and his wife’s security aides arrived Abuja yesterday.

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Akeredolu sends commissioners nominees to Assembly for confirmation (See List)

The Ondo State governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has sent a list of nominees for commissioners to the State House of Assembly for confirmation. The nominees were drawn from the 18 Local Government Areaof the State, which after being confirmed by

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Nigerians in diaspora gives Saraki, Dogara 7 days ultimatum over Buhari’s health

By Gbenga Odunsi, Abuja Some Nigerians living in diaspora have called on Senate President Bukola Saraki, and Speaker Yakubu Dogara to direct the setting up of a medical panel to ascertain whether President Muhammadu Buhari is incapacitated, under the provisions

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Liverpool send Taiwo Awoniyi on loan again

Nigeria youth international Taiwo Awoniyi has been sent for a third loan spell by his English club Liverpool. This time the 19-year-old, who is yet to make a first-team appearance for Liverpool, has joined Belgian club Mouscron for the season.

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Kogi governor, police commissioner locks up house of assembly complex

Yahaya Bello, the Governor of Kogi State, and Wilson Inalegwu, the State Commissioner of Police (CP), on Tuesday locked up the Kogi State House of Assembly Complex to prevent plenary from taking place. According to Gistmania, a source who spoke

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How July rains wrecked Jigawa

The Gombe State Emergency Management Agency has confirmed 23 persons died and five others could not be found in Gombe flood disaster between June and July. The acting Head of Rescue and Rehabilitation of the agency made the disclosure to

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BREAKING: Governor Rauf Aregbesola loses mum

Osun state governor, Rauf Aregbesola has lost his mother, Alhaja Saratu Aregbesola, aka, Mama Olóbì, on Tuesday, August 1, 2017. The business tycoon reportedly died in the governor’s hometown of Ilesha early on Tuesday, and will be buried later during

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Nigeria’s military chiefs obey Osinbajo, arrive Maiduguri to tackle Boko Haram

Nigeria’s military chiefs on Tuesday morning arrived Maiduguri, the Borno State capital in response to the orders of the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo. Mr. Osinbajo last week held a closed-door meeting with all heads of the nation’s military to review

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