Why we raided UN building in Maiduguri – Army

The Nigerian Army on Friday, has made some clarifications on the alleged ransacking of the UN building along Pompomari road in Bullumkuttu ward of Maiduguri metropolis. A statement from Lt. Col. KINGSLEY SAMUEL, Deputy Director Army Public Relations for Theatre

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Court decides Dino Melaye’s fate on September 11

Senator Dino Melaye will know on September 11, whether he can abort the process to recall him from the Nigerian Senate. Melaye, who represents Kogi West, is facing a battle of his life to stop his recall by his constituents.

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Bayelsa govt orders APC to vacate secretariat

The crisis rocking the Bayelsa State chapter of the All Progressives Congress is still far from being over, as the state government has asked the party to vacate its secretariat located along Melford Okilo Expressway, Kpansia, Yenaoga. The order to

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Man Utd to sign Ibrahimovic –Mourinho

Manchester United are in discussions to re-sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic for the second half of the season when he recovers from a serious knee injury, manager Jose Mourinho confirmed on Friday. The former Sweden striker was United’s top scorer last season,

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Dakuku Peterside blew N300 billion – Wike

Governor Nyesom Wike of River State Chief of Staff, Engineer Chukwuemeka Woke has lambasted Mr. Dakuku Peterside: “The attention of the Rivers State Government has been drawn to another unfortunate ranting of the defeated Rivers APC Governorship Candidate.” “In the unguarded statement published in one

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Nigeria police raises panel to probe alleged bribery in personnel promotion, summons Senator

The Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Ibrahim Idris, has set up a Special Investigation Panel to investigate complaints and petitions of alleged bribery by police officers for special promotion. The Chairman, Senate Committee on Navy, Isah Misau, in an interview granted

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CBN inaugurates board for agricultural funds

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Central Bank of Nigeria and the Bankers Committee has inaugurated the board for Agriculture and Small and Medium Enterprises fund to support the growth of the country’s economy. The Manging Director of Union Bank, Emeka

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Barcelona receive PSG money to free up Neymar

Neymar should be free to make his Paris Saint-Germain debut at Guingamp on Sunday after Barcelona confirmed on Friday the 222 million-euro ($261 million) cheque used to pay his buyout clause had cleared. “The cheque has cleared and therefore puts

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Medical association trains health workers on child resuscitation

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja As part of efforts to reduce infant mortality rate in Nigeria, Nigeria Medical Association, NMA Federal Capital Territory FCT branch had trained over 100 primary health care workers across Abuja. The Chairman, Dr. Achonwa Jude who

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Liverpool rule out sale of Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona

Liverpool’s owner Fenway Sports Group (FSG) have ruled out selling Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona and have insisted that no offers for the midfielder will be entertained. In a statement released on the club’s official website, FSG said Coutinho would remain

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