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Nigerian Journalist Salkida arrested at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport

[views] One of the three people wanted for alleged knowledge of Boko Haram and the whereabouts of over 200 Chibok girls, Ahmad Salkida was arrested in Abuja on Monday. Salkida, who arrived at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport aboard Emirates flight

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Our position on Dogara-Jibrin feud- Principal officers

P R E S S   R E L E A S E BODY OF PRINCIPAL OFFICERS, HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA, ON THE 2016 BUDGET CONTROVERSY  : 18th AUGUST 2016. In recent weeks, the nation’s

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Bailout cash- How Benue government is ‘generating’ documents to cover diversion

Novel term- ‘allegations of literature generation’ There are currently allegations that the Benue State government may be generating dubious award of contract papers to cover up its mishandling of bail out funds deployed to it by the Federal Government in

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N750m Benue Assembly scam- why the EFCC is ‘soft-pedalling’

[views] Latest reports from Benue state assembly indicate that the inability of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC to get to the roots of the alleged N750m car purchase scam rocking the assembly is generating its own unique controversy.

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FG drags Turkish airline to court over ‘criminality’

The Federal Government has dragged the Turkish Airlines before a Federal High Court in Abuja over alleged criminal violation of the enabling law of the Consumer Protection Council (CPC) and for impunity. The Attorney General of the Federation filed a

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Republican security experts rail against Trump in open letter

An open letter signed by 50 Republican national security experts has warned that nominee Donald Trump “would be the most reckless president” in US history. The group, which includes the former CIA director Michael Hayden, said Mr Trump “lacks the

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I represent voice of the voiceless- motivational speaker

In this interview, Simon Tuleh, a young inspirational speaker talks about his pet project, ‘Let me speak,’ and diverse issues. Excerpts- Interview conducted by Sheyi Thomas Wow, Mr Tuleh I must confess after listening to you “speak” on that podcast

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Dont derail nation’s democracy, CSO warns politicians

Press Statement A Coalition of Civil Society Groups known as Election Reform Expert Group (EREG) has frowned at the activities of politicians in the country, which it says is aimed at derailing the nation’s democratic process, particularly in the area

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EDITORIAL-Shiite Muslims massacre- prosecute culprits

It is no longer news that the Nigerian army gunned down in cold blood many would argue, 348 Shiite Muslims in a confrontation with the sect last year. In the bloody fight that erupted when the irate sect members blocked

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PDP tussle worsens as 2 factional chairmen emerge in Imo

The leadership tussle between the Ali Modu Sheriff and the Ahmed Makarfi factions of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has resulted in the emergence of two state chairmen following parallel congresses held in Imo state. Vanguard reports that the congresses which

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