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Troops thwart Boko Haram’s attack on Borno village, kill 5

Yesterday, troops thwarted an attempt by Boko Haram terrorists on Yauri Community, Borno State, killing 5 of the attackers and recovering 2 AK-47 rifles, 1 General Purpose Machine Gun (GPMG), one 60mm Mortar Tube, 1 Fabrique Nationale (FN) rifle Other ...

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national theare

National Theatre in total darkness over an unpaid N9m electricity debt

Yesterday, the Eko Electricity Distribution Company Plc (EKEDC) said that electricity supply to the National Arts Theatre in Lagos was disconnected because its management failed to pay over N9 million debt.   The General Manger, Media Communications of EKEDC, Idemudia ...

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buhari

Buhari bans conference bags, T-shirts, souvenirs, at workshops, seminars

According to a statement released today by the Director of Information, Federal Ministry of Finance, Salisu Dambatta the FG has banned the procurement and distribution of conference bags, T-shirts and other souvenirs at events such as Conferences and Seminars funded ...

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kogi

13 inmates break out of Kogi prison

The incident reportedly occured at about 7.10am today. They broke their cells and escaped through the fence. Three of them are convicts. This is about the 3rd time a prison break is taking place at the Koton Karfe Prison.

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Chief Oyewole Odemakinde

Eriwo Ya!!!

The International Council for Ifa Religion, Oke-Itase, Ile-Ife, announces the transition of our father, the Araba of Ola, Ejigbo, Osun State, Nigeria, High Chief Oyewole Odemakinde, who joined the ancestors on Friday, 29th July, 2016. Araba Oyewole was a member ...

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baby

Baby Survives An Accident That Killed Her Mom

Unscathed, baby survived an accident that killed her mom and all other passengers, this morning at Abia, Udi LGA, Enugu State

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Youths allegedly set an APC lawmaker’s vehicle on fire

Youths allegedly set an APC lawmaker’s vehicle ablaze after being caught with ballot papers during last weekend’s rerun elections in Imo State.

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lawyer

Lawyer drags FG to court on ban of sales of petrol in jerry cans .

Today, Chief Malcom Omirhobo, a lawyer and human rights activist, filed a suit at a Federal High Court in Lagos, challenging the ban of the sales of petrol in jerry cans. He is is seeking a declaration that the directive ...

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jelous hubby

Man allegedly cuts off his wife’s hand, due to infidelity

Husband amputates wife, for unfaithful. But this punishment is much.

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Indonesia gives 4

Indonesia gives 4 Men death row inmates 72 hours’ notice of impending executions

The ABC has been told there are 14 prisoners on the list to be executed, including foreign nationals from Pakistan and Nigeria, and one Indonesian woman. Some of them may, however, seek last-minute clemency from President Joko Widodo, meaning their ...

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