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Over 100 Invading Boko Haram Fighters Killed In Yobe- Military Press Statement

The Nigerian Military has released the press statement below saying they have killed over 100 Boko Haram fighters in Yobe State. Read below: “The fleeing Boko Haram terrorists in a great sign of desperation and to create an impression that they remain relevant, at the early hours of today (Wednesday) made a futile attempt on…

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At Least 12 Dead & Many Others Injured! Multiple Bomb Blasts Rock Damaturu

Multiple explosions have been reported inside and around a residential community, Buhari Housing Estate, in Damaturu, Yobe State. The blasts, which occurred this morning left at least a dozen people dead and several others injured. Troops and other government agencies are presently in the area. No group has claimed responsibility for the blasts which has…

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Brother Of MEND Leader Charles Okah Attempts Suicide In Court!

Charles Okaha brother to Henry Okah, the leader of the Movement for the Emancipation Niger Delta, MEND, is standing trial on charges of terrorism. He is charged with the alleged mastermind of the 2010 Independence Day bombing. Yesterday while in court security operatives attached to Justice Gabriel Kolawole at the Federal High Court, Abuja prevented…

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Billionaire Oil Tycoon Jide Omokore Arrested By EFCC

Billionaire oil tycoon and a major player in the oil and gas sector during the Goodluck Jonathan administration Mr. Jide Omokore has been arrested by officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for questioning over corruption and money laundering charges. According to report by THEWILL, an official at the EFCC, who asked not to…

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Theresa May To Tell Conservatives That Mass Migration Makes It Impossible To Build Cohesion In UK

Theresa May is to tell Conservatives that mass migration makes it “impossible to build a cohesive society” in Britain on the third day of the Tory conference. Mrs. May, considered a potential successor to David Cameron as Tory leader, will warn that current levels of migration into the UK are unsustainable as she calls for a…

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Dangote Named Among The 50 World Most Influential Personalities

The prominent United States based news media with preference for business and financial news reporting, Bloomberg has named Aliko Dangote among the 50 world most influential personalities. United States President Barack Obama, Pope Francis and Angela Merkel were on the list. Dangote made the list right on number 41. The group of personalities chosen by…

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Ministerial Nominees Unveiled, Rotimi Amaechi, Lai Mohammed, Chris Ngige & More Make List

Senate President, Bukola Saraki at the Senate’s plenary session this morning, read out the names of nominees for ministerial appointments. The names on the list which was sent in last week by President Muhammadu Buhari last week are:  Babatunde Fashola, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, Kayode Fayemi, Chris Ngige,  Lai Mohammed, Senator Udo Udoma Udo, Abubakar Salami…

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Identity Revealed: Names of Those Detained With Deziani Finally Disclosed

The identities of persons arrested alongside Nigeria’s immediate past Petroleum Resources Minister, Mrs. Deziani Alison-Madueke on Friday in London, have finally been unveiled. Deziani’s mother, Beatrice Agama, her infamous stepson, Ugonna Madueke and her assistant, a Swiss, Melanie Spencer. The identity of the fourth person remains unclear. According to THEWILL, a freelance journalist covering the…

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