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Shia Group: If Tinubu Allows Buhari To Continue Killing Shiites There Won’t Be Nigeria In 2023

Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria took their protest to Lagos kicking against the continued detention of their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky. On Thursday, they asked the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, to tell President ...

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Reuben Fasoranti

Killing Of Fasoranti’s Daughter Declaration Of War On Yoruba -Odumakin

Yinka Odumakin, spokesperson for Afenifere says the killing of Mrs. Funke Olakunrin is a declaration of war on Yoruba people. Odumakin said herdsmen attacked and killed Mrs Olakunrin, daughter of Pa Reuben Fasoranti, leader of the Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere ...

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Afenifere leader’s daughter shot dead By Suspected herdsmen

Suspected kidnapper have reportedly shot dead Funke Olakunrin – The victim is the daughter of Chief Reuben Fasoranti , the leader of Afenifere – The group’s spokesperson, Yinka Odumakin blamed the incident on herdsmen Funke Olakunrin who is the daughter ...

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ruga

RUGA : DSS Invites Uwazurike Over His Explosive Video

While the Northerner who issued a deadline to President to go ahead and implement the suspended RUGA project in 30 days, or southerners will be thrown out of north, is working around free. Ralph Uwazurike the MASSOB leaders who released ...

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Armed Shiite members storm National Assembly, shoot 3 Policemen, NSCDC officer

Members of the Shiite group, IMN, today, shot three police officers on duty at the National Assembly, as their protest turned violent.The incident occurred when the protesters tried to force their way into the assembly complex. There were sporadic gunshots ...

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Atiku

Atiku’s Witness Can’t Remember Date Of Presidential Election

The 13th petitioners’ witness, Audu Sani, told the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal, on Tuesday that he could not remember the date of the last presidential election. Sani, who was the Peoples Democratic Party’s collation agent in Lapai Local Government Area ...

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Edo House Of Assembly

Reps Move To Take Over Edo House Of Assembly

By Ahmed Musa Abuja – The House of Representatives may be poised to take over the affairs of the Edo state Assembly following the intractable crisis that hit the legislative house on June 17, 2019. This followed a motion under ...

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Customs officer promotes self to CG, asks Hameed Ali to hand over

Nura Dahiru, an assistant superintendent of customs, on Monday promoted himself to the rank of deputy comptroller-general of Customs (DCG), claiming he was directed by President Muhammadu Buhari to assume the office of comptroller-general (CG).  Sources at the Customs headquarters ...

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ruga

RUGA: Charly Boy, Eedris Abdulkareem, Baba Fryo, Others Storm RCCG Camp, Insist Adeboye Must Take A Stand

Charly boy, Baba Fryo, Eedris Abdulkareem, and some Nigerian students on Monday  stormed the Redemption Camp, to demand that the General Overseer of the Redeem Christian Church of God -RCCG Pastor Adeboye give his stance on RUGA and Leah Sharibu’s ...

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niger delta

Ruga Ultimatum : Niger-Delta Militants Warn Presidency, Northern Youths

Niger-Delta militants have reacted to the 30-day ultimatum issued by youths from Northern part of the country to the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government to implement the Ruga settlements across Nigeria.  The militants, under the aegis of Coalition of Niger ...

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