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Avengers’ Threat: Odua Defenders Union Warns Against Attack On Lagos

The Odua Defenders Union, ODU, has portrayed the danger by a new militant group , the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, to assault Lagos within a matter of days as an insult on the Yoruba race.  In an announcement signed by ...

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President Buhari's Speech At The Signing Of The 2016 Budget.

President Buhari’s Full Speech At The Signing Of The 2016 Budget.

It gives me great pleasure today to sign the first full-year budget of this administration into law. I thank the leadership of the National Assembly, in particular, the Senate President and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, and indeed ...

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President Buhari finally Signs 2016 Budget

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday signed the 2016 Appropriation Bill into law ending weeks of head to head between the National Assembly and the Executive. The financial backing was signed at a brief ceremony held inside the President’s office at ...

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Ex-Lagos state commissioner, Ademola Adeniji-Adele, Passes on at 60

Previous Lagos state Commissioner for Youths, Sports and Social Development, Prince Ademola Adeniji-Adele has kicked the bucket at 60 years old. Adeniji-Adele has been sick for some time. He kicked the bucket in an Indian Hospital around 6am today May ...

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Photos: President Buhari pictured smiling as he hosts APC leaders at the Villa

President Buhari the previous evening, May 4, facilitated a meeting of APC pioneers drawn from both the Executive and Legislative branches at the Presidential Villa. At the meeting, a several squeezing national issues were discussed. See more photographs after the ...

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Interview: Sanusi II – Anyone Who come for Diezani Never Survived During GEJ’s regime

Forbes TV has published the full meeting with Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II where he talked about his association with previous President Goodluck Jonathan, previous Petroleum Minister Diezani Alison-Madueke and other key individuals from the last PDP regime. Sanusi ...

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“I disagree with Mrs Ezekwesili” – Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, early today responded to claims by previous Education Minister, Oby Ezekwesili, that the Buhari-drove organization was working hazy and antiquated monetary strategies. Ezekwesili had on Saturday April 30th amid her discourse at the Platform Abuja, criticized ...

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Actress Genevieve Nene

Nollywood Actress Genevieve Nene passes on

It was gathered that the on-screen character had not been in great condition for some time however had kept working on film sets till few days back. While details of her consequent kicking the bucket has not been unveiled, sources ...

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Barbaric act: Man sets his partner on fire after she went for a party

A man distinguished as Keji Osunjirin, in Abeokuta, Ogun State, has been captured after he set his significant other ablaze by pouring petrol he brought home in a jerry can on her since she goes to a family party he ...

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Abducted former Minister of State for Education, Iyabo Anisulowo regains freedom

The Lagos state police has safeguarded previous Minister of State for Education, Iyabo Anisulowo, who was captured a week ago Wednesday April 27th alongside her security assistant by some outfitted men on Sawonjo/Imasayi Road, in Yewa North Local Government Area ...

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