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Suicide Bombers Kill 22 In Kano Fish Market

Chidozie Ogbonnaya with agency reports Three suicide bombers killed 22 people at a fish market in Kano, civilian militia leaders said on Saturday, in an attack blamed on Boko Haram jihadists. The mayhem occurred late on Friday when the attackers

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BREAKING: Renowned playwright, Professor Akinwunmi Ishola is dead

Popular playwright, actor, dramatist and cultural activist, Prof. Akinwunmi Isola, is dead. According to family sources, the revered poet passed away this morning in Ibadan at the age of 79. Isola, a Professor of Yoruba language, has been sick for over

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Drone Controversy: Newly Launched Tsaigumi Better Than Others—NAF

The Nigeria Air Force has said that its operational unmanned aerial vehicle( UAV) “Tsaigumi” is more advanced than its earlier produced Amebo and Gulma UAV prototypes. NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, AVM Olatokunbo Adesanya,made the clarification in a

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Obasanjo Threatens Suicide For Hopeless Nigeria

Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo says he will commit suicide if he discovers that there is no hope for Nigeria. He said this while speaking at the Ijaw National Academy (INA), Kaiama, Kolokuma-Opokuma local government area of Bayelsa state. Seriake Dickson, the

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Multiple Bomb Blast Kill 22, Injures 28 In Borno

No fewer than 22 persons were killed and 28 others injuries in a multiple suicide bomb attack at a market in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno. Reports had it that the incident occurred on Friday at about 9:00 PM,

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Obasanjo launches Azikel Refinery project in Bayelsa

All is set for today’s foundation-laying ceremony of Azikel Refinery by former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.President Muhammadu Buhari approved the licence for the refinery in 2015 shortly after assuming office.According to a statement issued by the Corporate

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FG to construct 6 ultra-modern prisons nationwide

Lt. Gen. Abdurahman Dambazau (Rtd), the Minister of Interior, says the Federal Government is to construct six ultra-modern prisons in the six geo-political zones of the country. Dambazau disclosed this on Friday at the ground breaking ceremony of a 3,000-capacity

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Amaechi: Buhari In Power Means Corruption Is Kicked-Out

The Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, has said that corruption will return to the country “automatically” if Nigerians vote out President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019. Mr. Amaechi said this to journalists on Thursday at his office. “Let me tell you, if

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Factional APC office open in Kaduna

Some leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna State have opened a new secretariat for the party in the state. The members also suspended three chieftains of the party and issued a query to Governor Nasir el-Rufai for

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NNPC Tasks Petroleum Marketers on N145 per Litre Fuel Price

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), through the Group Managing Director of Dr. Maikanti Baru, has called on petroleum products marketers to stick to the N145 per litre approved pump price for petrol in order to make

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