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Buhari Orders Security Of Nigerians On Pilgrimage In Saudi After 107 People Die In Crane Accident

Tragedy struck in Saudi Arabia yesterday as a crane collapsed in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, killing at least 107 people. According to BBC, the huge red crane crashed into a part of the Grand Mosque as it was filled with worshippers, less than two weeks before the annual Hajj pilgrimage. The Grand Mosque,…

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Buhari Lifts Ban Imposed On Crude Oil Vessels

President Muhammadu Buhari has lifted the ban he had imposed on 113 crude oil tankers in July. Buhari had prohibited the tankers from operating in the nation’s territorial waters, following their alleged role in corruption and the theft of Nigerian crude oil. The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, conveyed Buhari’s pardon to commodity traders and…

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Cocaine Bust! Notorious Drug Dealer Arrested At Lagos Airport With Over 1.025 Kg Of Cocaine!

 Chief Odugwe Azubike   The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested Chief Odugwe Azubike an alleged drug dealer for unlawfully importing 1.025kg of cocaine at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos. He was detained when a screening of passengers on board an Emirate Airline flight from Dubai was conducted. According to the Punch…

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12 Dead In Friday’s Bomb Blasts, Buhari Condemns Boko Haram, Orders Tighter Security

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed authorities to tighten security measures in all camps harboring internally displaced persons in the country to guard against the sort of incident that occurred in Yola, Adamawa state on Friday. In a statement, Mr. President said: “To defeat terrorism, all hands round the clock is called for, and to feed the…

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PDP Created What Is Wrong With Nigeria –Tinubu

Former Lagos State Governor and All Progressive Congress (APC) chieftain, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has dismissed claims by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDPAll Progressive Congress (APC)) that the APC-led Federal Government is dictatorial in nature. Tinubu, while fielding questions from State House correspondents in Abuja on Wednesday after a closed-door meeting with President MuhammaduBuhari, said the…

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NNPC Confirms Signing New Interim Offshore Processing Agreement

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)Wednesday confirmed signing an interim Offshore Processing Agreement (OPA) with three of its joint venture companies. Reuters had earlier reported the interim deal quoting sources with knowledge of it. Spokesman of the corporation, Ohi Alegbe, in a statement Wednesday in Abuja, listed the companies as Duke, Carlson, Napoil and, BP…

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“A Lot Of Work Is To Be Done In The Next Few Months”- VP Osinbajo

 Vice President Yemi Osinbajo  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has assured that the President Muhammadu Buhari administration would not let Nigerians down. He gave the assurance yesterday at the 33rd Holy Ghost Convention of the Sword of the Spirit Ministry, Garden of Victory, Old Ife Road, Ibadan. According to reports by THEWILL, Osinbajo, who was accompanied…

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Details On How Former SSS DG Brother Was Abducted By Gunmen

Mr. Asuquo Ekpenyong-Ekpe, the older brother of Mr. EkpenyongIta, the immediate past Director-General of the State Security Service (SSS) has been abducted by unknown gunmen. ASPHogan Bassey, the Police Public Relations Officer in Cross River confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), which he said occurred at the victim’s residence in Creek…

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Akwa Ibom Establish N500 Million Ambulance Services To Boost Healthcare Delivery

AkwaIbom State Government says it is planning to establish functional ambulance services, estimated to cost about N500 million in order to boost healthcare delivery in the state. According to reports by News Agency of Nigeria (NAN),Dr. Dominic Ukpong, the State Commissioner of Health, who addressed journalists on Saturday in Uyo, said that the envisaged services…

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