Category Archives: Breaking

My Decision To Resign Has Nothing To Do With Oliseh- Emenike

  UAE striker Emmanuel Emenike has maintained his decision to quit international football had nothing to do with coach Sunday Oliseh. Emenike announced he will no longer be available for selection by Nigeria to join Lille goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama, who also called time on his Eagles career. As reported by Vanguard, 28-year-old Emenike, who has…

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Presidency Excited As WHO Delists Nigeria From Polio Endemic List

President Mohammadu Buhari has expressed happiness on the delisting of Nigeria as a polio endemic country by the World Health Organization, WHO, vowing to maintain the status. The president also stated that his government was committed to completely eradicating the disease in 2017. According to Vanguard, President Buhari who spoke at a ceremony to mark…

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Tribunal Upholds Delta State Governor Okowa’s Election

The Delta State Governorship Election petition sitting in Asaba, the state capital, upheld the election of Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate. The Delta State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Asaba has also dismissed the petition filed by Chief Great Ogboru of the Labour Party challenging the election of Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa…

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Jonathan Was Deceived With False Election Prophecy By Oritsejafor – Chris Okotie

Rev. Chris Okotie – The General Overseer of Household of God Church, said that the former President Goodluck Jonathan would not have contested in the 2015 presidential election were it not “false” prophecy to him from Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor’s, President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN). According to him, the former President had initially…

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Tribunal Upholds Lalong’s Victory; Dismisses Opposition’s Petition

The Plateau State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal has affirmed the victory of Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State in the April 11 governorship poll. Gyang Pwajok of the Peoples Democratic Party and his party had dragged Lalong of the All Progressives Congress, before the tribunal, alleging irregularities in the April poll, asking the panel to…

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Former DIG, Chris Omeben Opens Up On Unresolved Assasination Of Dele Giwa

Twenty-nine years after the murder of renowned journalist, Dele Giwa, a retired police chief, Chris Omeben, who conducted the investigation, says the unresolved assassination is the most frustrating case he handled in his career. Giwa, the founding Editor-in-Chief of Newswatch Magazine, was killed through a parcel bomb at his Ikeja, Lagos residence on Oct. 19,…

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Dasuki Faces Fresh Charges, Seeks To Travel Abroad As FG Wants Him Tried Secretly

The Federal Government Monday filed fresh charges against former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Mohammed Dasuki (rtd), who is facing criminal charges bordering on unlawful possession of firearms and money laundering. The fresh charges filed against him now include alleged retention of funds which formed part of the proceeds of an unlawful act contrary…

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NCC Fines MTN A Whooping 1.4 Trillion Naira Over SIM Infraction

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has fined MTN Nigeria a record N1.4 trillion naira over alleged breach of SIM registration rules. MTN Nigeria, which has the largest subscriber base in the country, is owned by South Africa’s MTN Group. According to technology Times which broke the story, citing people conversant with the development at the…

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