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NFF To Set Up Regulatory System To Guide Footballer’s Conduct On Social Media

Following the “Oliseh-Enyeama” Saga, the president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick has declared that restraint and discipline must be observed in the national camp. According to him, a small group had been work­ing on the code of conduct and it is ready for implementation. “No player launches his career through the social…

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Saraki: I Have Decided Not To Join Issues With Tinubu

Dr.Bukola Saraki, Senate President of Nigeria, responded to a statement said to have been issued by the National Leader of his party, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, where Tinubu inreaction to a recent media report by a national daily accused Saraki of crass disloyalty to party discipline, giving the manner he captured his…

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Olu Falae: Police Arrests Abductors

Following the abduction and later release of former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Chief OluFalae by kidnappers, the police have arrested six suspected members of the gang who abducted the chieftain. It was gathered that the Special Intelligence Team deployed by the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Solomon Arase, arrested the suspects…

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Kwankwaso’s Special Adviser Arrested Over Multimillion Naira MDG Fraud

A former Special Adviser to Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso, Muktar Umar Yerima, was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Mr.Yerima, who is currently the chairman of Tarauni Local Government Area of Kano State, was arrested early Saturday over alleged corruption. He is accused of embezzling over N65m approved for participants in the Millennium…

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Ibori Says Alamieyesiegha Is A Victim Of Hypocrisy Masquerading As Anti-Corruption, Read His Statement

Former Governor of Delta State, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, said on Sunday that news of the death of the first civilian governor of Bayelsa State, Chief Diepreye Solomon Peter (DSP) Alamieyesiegha, hit him like a sledgehammer. Alamieyesiegha, 63, died on Saturday from a cardiac arrest at a Port Harcourt hospital following an ailment. IIbori who…

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Jonathan Appointed Leader of 33 Nation Observer Mission For Tanzania Election

Nigeria’s former president, Goodluck Jonathan has been appointed to lead a 33-member observation mission at the general election in Tanzania scheduled for October 25, 2015. The Acting Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Yahya Simba announced the development in Dar es Salaam, the Tanzanian capital, adding that the mission will…

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Update: Former Bayelsa State Governor Alamieyeseigha Died From Cardiac Arrest

Former Governor of Bayelsa State, Chief Diepreye Solomon Peter (DSP) Alamieyeseigha is dead, a source close to the politician confirmed on Saturday to THEWILL. The former governor, 63, who the British government want extradited to London to face corruption charges, died from cardiac arrest at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH) on Saturday…

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#WorldMentalHealthDay: 10 Basic Facts About Mental Health

Today, the 10th of October is World Mental Health Day. The day aims at raising awareness about mental health and reducing stigmatization and marginalization of people living with the disorder. This year’s theme is Dignity in Mental Health. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), these are 10 basic facts about Mental Health:   Fact…

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