Category Archives: Breaking

President Goodluck Jonathan Approves National Honours Awards, Driver, Traffic Warden, Others Make The List

The Nigerian government has released the list for the 2013/2014 National Honours Award recipients. The President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, GCFR, has approved the award of National Honours to some Nigerians fit for the reward. The 2013/2014 list includes persons in law, politics, Nigerian army, business, ministry, entertainment, public service and…

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Nigerian Military Captures Senior Boko Haram Commander In Konduga – Report

The Defence Headquarters said government troops have captured one of Boko Haram most senior commanders at Konduga in Borno State after he was wounded in an operation. A statement posted on the defence website on Thursday stated that the commander, who was captured on Wednesday, was receiving treatment at a military facility. The statement added…

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Synagogue Collapsed Building: I Will Survive This Trying Time – TB Joshua

The founder of The Synagogue Church of all Nations, Temitope Joshua (popularly known as T.B. Joshua), has described the recent incident in his church as a hard time that cannot destroy him. Writing on the church’s official Facebook page, Tuesday, Mr. Joshua said hard times should be counted as joy. “It is through hard times that you gain…

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Ebola: Senate Pushes To Immortalize Nigerian Health Workers Who Died Of Virus

The Nigeria Senate has urged the federal government to immortalise Nigerian health workers who died of Ebola as they fought the dreaded virus in Nigeria. Lawmakers particularly urged the government to honour the late consultant doctor, Ameyo Adadevoh. At its plenary Wednesday, the Senate President, David Mark, said “the nation will do well to honour…

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2015: PDP Governors Endorse President Goodluck Jonathan As Their Sole Candidate

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors on Wednesday evening endorsed President Goodluck Jonathan as their sole candidate for the 2015 presidential election. The governors took the decision after their meeting at the Akwa Ibom State Governor’s Lodge, Abuja. Before the meeting, the PDP National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh, had announced that the party had fixed November…

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Boko Haram Kill Several Students In Kano Attack, President Jonathan Assures Enhanced Security

Information has it that Federal College of Education (FCE) Kano has been bombed by suspected members of the deadly terrorist Islamic sect, Boko Haram. Residents of Kabuga area, the host community of the institution said that sporadic gunshots were heard in the vicinity resulting in pandemonium as students and residents scampered to safety while shop…

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Nasir El-Rufai, Fires At CAN, Ayo Oritsejafor, Calls Him “Irresponsible”

Mr. El Rufai had in a presentation at the British House of Commons last week, alluded to a link between the government’s handling of the Boko Haram crisis, and the escalation in the insurgency. A former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, and senior member of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Nasir El-Rufai, on Wednesday…

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Synagogue Building Collapse: 67 South Africans Died, Woman Walks Out Of Rubble Unhurt 96 Hours

Overseer of SCOAN -Pastor TB Joshua As the death toll in the collapsed building of the Synagogue Church of All Nation (SCOAN) continues to rise, South African President, Jacob Zuma, yesterday said 67 South Africans have been confirmed dead in the disaster. Zuma’s disclosure has however, raised questions about the figure of 63 casualties released…

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