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Defamation: Leadership Newspaper employees sue management for N10bn

By Emmanuel Afonne Six employees of the Leadership Group Limited have dragged their employers to court demanding N10billion from it for defamation following publications describing them as thieves. The company had at different dates this month published the names of ...

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No Nigerian Territory Under Boko Haram Control – Defence Headquarters

Hints of speedy rescue of abducted aid workers in N’East From Kanayo Umeh and Sodiq Omolaoye, Abuja The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has denied the presence of Boko Haram and Islamic State for West African Province (ISWAP) terrorists in any part ...

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Alabi Yellow’ Passes on

Veteran actor and author, Samuel Akinpelu, aka Alabi Yellow, has passed on. Akinpelu, noted for his caustic tongue in movies, was believed to have died earlier yesterday in his home in Ikorodu, Lagos. It must be recalled that the actor ...

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Court Granted Forfeiture Of Yar’Adua, Others’ Properties — ICPC

Court Granted Forfeiture Of Shehu Yar’Adua, Others’ Properties — ICPC

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission said on Thursday it had secured a final forfeiture order against 25 Abuja properties belonging to the Shehu Yar ’Adua Foundation and 24 other registered entities. In March , the ICPC ...

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FRSC Records 9,698 Accidents, 4,737 Deaths In 2019

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has said that 9, 698 accidents were recorded in 2019 leading to 4, 737 deaths. FRSC Corps Marshall, Boboye Oyeyemi stated this on Thursday while addressing journalists in Abuja, the nation’s capital. “Available data ...

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Lauretta Onochie

Sowore’s Case: Those asking for more information from DSS are ignorant – Lauretta Onochie.

1. There’s no where in the world where someone standing trial for treason is given bail. Nowhere. 2. If a judge decides that our safety is less important than the freedom of one man, the DSS, our secret police, who ...

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Naija reacts as Punch punches Buhari hard in Protest against his Total disrespect for the Rule of Law, calls him a ‘Military Dictator’ and his Administration a ‘Regime’

The Punch Newspaper says it’ll now prefix President Muhammadu Buhari’s name along with his rank as a military dictator in the 80s in most its publications in protest against disregard for the rule of law by his administration. In an editorial entitled ...

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Femi Falana: Buhari’s Gov. Tell A Lot Of Lies (Part 1&2)

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It Is Dangerous Not To Control Social Media ― Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has thrown its weight behind the move to regulate the use of social media in the country, affirming that it is too dangerous to allow it the way it is. Senior Special Assistant to the President, Media ...

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Don’t Expect Us To Hand Over To You In 2023 – Arewa Youths Tells South West.

Northern youths, on the aegis of the Arewa Youths Consultative Forum, AYCF, has reacted to alleged humiliation of Northerners in Lagos by task force. The AYCF in a statement signed and made available to DAILY POST on Monday by Alhaji ...

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