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FG Goes After Hidden Assets Allegedly Belonging To Ekweremadu

The Nigerian government has asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to freeze hidden assets that it says have been traced to the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu. This was made via an ex-parte motion filed by legal practitioner, Festus Keyamo on behalf of the Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property.…

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FG Slams PDP For Doubting Abduction, Release Of Dapchi Schoolgirls

The Federal Government has slammed the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), following the release of the Dapchi schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram terrorists. Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, faulted the party’s reaction to the girls’ release on Thursday in a statement by his media aide, Segun Adeyemi. The abducted girls regained freedom on Wednesday,…

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Gunmen Reportedly Raid Military Base In Kaduna, Kill 12 Soldiers

An invasion of a military base in Kaduna State by gunmen left at least 12 soldiers dead, The Cable reports. The gunmen had reportedly raided the base, located in Kampanin Doka in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area, on Tuesday night. A source who spoke to The Cable said the gunmen had attacked the base after the soldiers captured…

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For Pet Lovers & Owners! Pet Planet International Introduces Mobile App

Pet Planet International, the one stop hub for all your pet needs, aims to bring information and premium services to dog lovers around the world while, making owning a pet, stress free, has launched a mobile application for pet owners and pet lovers. The mobile application also known as the Pet Planet International app, will…

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5 Dead As Boko Haram Reportedly Return 105 #DapchiGirls

According to Sahara Reporters, Insurgent group Boko Haram has returned the abducted Dapchi Girls to their village. 110 girls were abducted from the Government Girls Science and Technical College, Dapchi, in Yobe State. Sahara Reporters reports that 105 girls have been returned to Dapchi, with the remaining 5 said to be deceased. The insurgents reportedly returned in the 9-vehicle convoy…

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EFCC Arrests Former Amnesty Chief, Boroh, Seizes $9m From Residence

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has detained Brig.-Gen Paul Boroh retd, the sacked Special Adviser on Niger Delta to the President as part of investigations into his tenure and seized $9 million (Nine million USD) from his Gwarimpa residence in Abuja, during a joint operation between officials of the agency and those from…

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Audu’s Son ‘Flees’ As Police Charge Melaye With Illegal Possession Of Firearms

Mohammed, son of the late Abubakar Audu, a former governor of Kogi state, has reportedly fled to avoid being charged with “illegal possession of firearms” alongside Dino Melaye, lawmaker representing Kogi west senatorial district. At a press conference on Monday, Jimoh Moshood, force public relations officer, said a case of criminal conspiracy and unlawful possession of prohibited…

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IGP Threatens To Sanction Officers Who Disobey Withdrawal Order

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris has threatened to sanction officers who disobey his withdrawal order. Premium Times reports that Idris said this while speaking at a meeting with the Police Mobile Force (PMF), Special Protection Unit (SPU) and Counter Terrorism Unit (CTU) commanders. On Monday, the IGP issued a directive for the withdrawal of all…

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Buhari Orders MDAs To Submit Estimate To NASS Before Friday

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed all Agencies, Corporations and Government owned Companies to submit details of their 2018 budget estimate to the appropriate Committees of the National Assembly not later than Friday, March 23, 2018. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha conveyed the directives in a circular made available to newsmen on Tuesday…

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