Benue killings: Buhari summons IGP, orders tight security

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris to tighten security on all flash points in the country and end the killings in Benue State. The IGP disclosed this to State House Correspondents after an hour

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Arewa group raps Buhari over re-election bid

The apex umbrella body of northern youth groups, the Arewa Youth Forum (AYF), has described the reported bid by President Muhammadu Buhari to launch the campaign for his re-election in 2019 as an insult on the sensibilities of the Nigerian

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FG ‘begins replacement’ of dead appointees

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the review of the list of the 209 chairmen and 1258 members of governing boards of agencies and parastatal. Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, disclosed this to newsmen on Friday. Shehu said the list is being reviewed by

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Ministry of Petroleum refutes reports alleging plans to increase petrol pump price (Documents Attached)

The Ministry of Petroleum Resources has denied reports that there are plans to increase the pump price of petrol. In a statement released by the ministry’s Director of Press, Idang Alibi, he said the report making the rounds on social media is false.

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BREAKING: Former Attorney General and commissioner for justice is dead

Mr Francis Egele(SAN), a former Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in Bayelsa is dead.   Details Later… Share with friends on WhatsAppfollow us on twitter @aljazirahnewsng Share This:

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Six herdsmen arraigned over Benue killings

The police in Benue state have arraigned six suspected herdsmen over the killings in Guma and Logo local government areas of the state. The suspects were arraigned at a chief magistrate court in Makurdi, the state capital, on Friday. The police

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Despite persistent killings, IGP says Nigeria is secure

Ibrahim Idris, inspector-general of police (IGP), says Nigeria is well secure regardless of the persistent attacks in some parts of the country. Addressing journalists on Friday after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari in Aso Rock, the IGP said his men

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Nigerians are not angry because they know Buhari’s govt is performing, says presidency

The presidency has reacted to the attack of Nigerians on the Buhari government over happenings across the country. Aside the recession that hit the country, the administration is battling with insecurity, especially unabated killings in some parts of the country,

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Charley Boy: Kemi Olunloyo deserves to be legally tried

A civil advocacy group, OurMumuDonDO Movement, has demanded justice for social media enthusiast and daughter of former governor of old Oyo State, Kemi Olunloyo. It made this demand in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Adebayo Raphael, while

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Benue lawmakers demand for arrest, proscription of leadership of Miyetti Allah

By Jonathan Ipaa, Abuja Lawmakers representing Benue state at the National and State assemblies have called for the arrest, prosecution, and proscription of the leadership of the Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore. The lawmakers also appealed to the Federal Government to

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