Category Archives: Breaking

Lagos State Set To Deploy Health Workers To Sierra Leone To Help Curtail Ebola

The Lagos State Government on Sunday said it was finalising arrangements to deploy some health workers who helped in the containment of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the state to Sierra Leone. The Governor, Babatunde Fashola, made the announcement in Ikeja while speaking at a programme to commemorate the 2,700 days of his administration…

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Nigerian Government Negotiator Continues Talks With Boko Haram Despite Disruption Of Cease Fire Agreement

The Nigerian government delegation will be heading to Chad in continuation of ceasefire talks with the Boko Haram sect, which was widely reported following the announcement by Nigeria’s military chief, Air Marshal Alex Badeh, of a ceasefire late last week. A man who claimed to be speaking on behalf of the sect, Danladi Ahmadu, also…

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Former Ekiti State Governor Slams Fayose’s “Stomach Infrastructure” Methods

The immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has defended his performance in office, saying he made life better for the people of the state. The ex-governor said he could not indulge in the distribution of rice and money to woo voters, an act which is now commonly referred to as “stomach infrastructure.”…

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Nigerian Troops Killed 25 Insurgents In Attack On Boko Haram

The Nigerian troops seem to have   abandoned the ceasefire between the Federal Government and  BokoHaram   as they killed 25 insurgents in Damboa, Borno State on Sunday. BokoHaram was the first to abandon the ceasefire when it attacked two communities in Borno and Adamawa states. The terrorist group had on Friday, the day the Chief of Defence Staff, Air…

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2015 Presidential Election: Rivers APC Warns Jonathan Of Losing Out In Forthcoming Elections

The Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has reiterated that President Goodluck Jonathan will lose if he allows himself to be deceived into seeking re-election next year. In a statement signed by its chairman, Dr. Davies IbiamuIkanya, the chapter said, “The handwriting is already on the wall for President Jonathan in view…

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Newly-Inaugurated Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, To Appoint Special Adviser On “Stomach Infrastructure”

Delivering his inaugural address on Thursday after he was sworn in by Ekiti State Chief Judge, Ayodeji Daramola Fayose said he would work hard to put food on the table, regardless of public opinion that such measures are called “stomach infrastructure”. Fayose also criticized the All Progressives Congress, APC for accusing him of luring people to vote…

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