Category Archives: Breaking

PDP Vs. Tambuwal: Counter Suit Filed, Court To Determine Sack

The Peoples Democratic Party PDP has filed a fresh suit seeking an order compelling the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Aminu Tambuwal, to declare himself as no longer fit to represent the Kebbe/Tambuwal Federal Constituency. Mr.Aminu Tambuwal According to news reported by Punch, the suit is filed while the one instituted by Tambuwal seeking…

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Nigeria’s Naira Records A New Low Of 183.05 Against The US Dollar

Nigeria’s Naira touched a new record low of 183.05 against the US Dollar Monday, driven by concerns over a sustained low oil price and expectations foreign investors would demand more dollars to pull out of local assets, dealers said. The currency was trading down 2.4 percent from Friday’s closing level. According to Reuters and TheWill Nigeria,…

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Twin Explosions In Maiduguri Main Market, Many Feared Dead

According to news on Premium Times, many persons are feared killed in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, today Monday, after two explosions went off at the Maiduguri main market, where two suicide bombers last week detonated deadly explosives, killing themselves and several other people. The explosions sounded almost one after the other at about 11:20…

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Muhammadu Buhari Vows To End Insurgency If Elected President, Prays For Jonathan’s Impeachment

A former Head of State, Maj.-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has promised to end insurgency and other forms of insecurity in the country, if elected President under the platform of the All Progressives Congress in the 2015 general elections. The pledge is coming amidst rising insurgency by the Boko Haram Islamic sect in the North-East and…

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Yobe State Capital Damaturu, Under Heavy Attack By Suspected Boko Haram Residents Flee For Safety

Damaturu, the Yobe State capital, is under heavy attack by suspected Boko Haram terrorists who, according to fleeing residents, may have surrounded the town. Explosions and gunshots are being heard in some parts of the Yobe State capital. According news on Premium Times, a resident of the city, Yaya Haruna, said the shooting started at…

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Jonathan & Fayose Get Booed By OAU Students

Students of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, on Saturday openly expressed their frustration over recent unrests in federal universities by jeering President Goodluck Jonathan, who was a guest at the institution Friday. According to news on Premium Times, Mr. Jonathan, and some state and federal officials, including Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose, were in the university…

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