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Army Uncovers Boko Haram’s New Mode Of Dressing, Means Of Identification

The Nigerian Army said on Tuesday that its troops had uncovered Boko Haram’s new mode of dressing and means of identification. This is contained in a statement issued in Abuja by the acting Director of Army Public Relations, Col. Sani Usman. According to the Army spokesman, Boko Haram fighters are now identified with uniform made…

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2016 Budget: Buhari Meets With Saraki, Other NASS Principal Officers

Reports have it that the current impasses between the Presidency and the National Assembly might have come to an end following a meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and other Principal Officers of the National Assembly led by Senate President, Bukola Saraki on Tuesday night at the Presidential Villa. Vanguard reports that Saraki…

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University Of Ibadan Shut Down Indefinitely By Vice Chancellor

According to THE WILL, The University of Ibadan was today, shut down indefinitely by the school’s Vice Chancellor following a protest on campus by students of the institution. Below is how they’re reporting it: The University of Ibadan in Oyo State has been shut indefinitely by the school’s Vice Chancellor, Professor Idowu Olayinka after students launched…

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Amaechi Warns Nigerians That Development In The Transport Sector Will Come With Demolitions & Pain

  Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi while speaking at a town hall meeting organised by the FG in Lagos promised Nigerians that they will soon start to see the change they voted for and an improvement in the transportation sector, as a lot of work is going on in the background. He went ahead to…

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Proposed 4th Mainland Bridge To Claim About 800 Houses – LASG

  The Lagos State Government reveals that about 800 structures will be demolished for the construction of the proposed 4th Mainland Bridge. Below is how THEWILL is reporting it: According to Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Ganiyu Johnson, the old alignment for the bridge was to claim over 3,000 houses which would mean huge economic…

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6 Ekiti Doctors, Driver Die In Auto Crash! Fayose Declares 3 Days Mourning

Accident Scene Six medical doctors under the Ekiti Branch of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) and their driver, yesterday, lost their lives in a road traffic accident along the Abuja-Kaduna Expressway, a few kilometers to Kaduna. The doctors were reportedly on their way to the 56th NMA Annual General Conference/Annual Delegates meeting in Sokoto when…

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Former Jigawa State Governor, Sule Lamido Declares Intention To Run For Presidency In 2019

Former Governor of Jigawa state, Sule Lamido has declared his intention to run in the 2019 presidential elections. Though the elections in more than 2 years away, Lamido has revealed that he will be contesting on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). According to The Guardian,the former Governor made the news known on today…

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Chairman Uba Group Tony Elumelu, Industrialist Chris Kirubi Honoured With Lifetime Achievement Award In Abidjan

  Chairman Of Uba Group Tony Elumelu and industrialist Chris Kirubi were honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award at the 5th edition of the annual Economic Forum of the Ivorian National Council of Employers, CGECI Academy which was held in Abidjan, the Ivorian Capital. During the formal presentation to honour the awardees on their leadership and key…

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UNILAG Students To Resume May 2 | Here Are The Conditions Attached…

  Following the protest which erupted at the University of Lagos (UNILAG) lastweek, leading to the shutdown of activities in the school, the authorities yesterday directed that full academic activities resume on Monday, 2nd May, 2016 while examination will commence on 9th May. However, certain conditions have been attached to the opening of the institution. Students were…

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Prisons Comptroller General Rubbishes Alleged Assault On Female Lawmaker

Yesterday, we reported the alleged case of assault on a female member of the House, Joan Onyemaechi Mrakpor by an aide of Comptroller General of the Nigerian Prisons Service, Peter Ezenwa Ekpendu. Read here if you missed.However, Ekpendu has faulted Marakpor claims that she was assaulted. In a statement issued on Friday in Abuja and signed…

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