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Amotekun

Northern Groups Back Amotekun, Demand ‘Operation Shege Ka Fasa’

The Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) is canvassing the establishment of Operation Shege ka Fasa in the North in response to the Western Nigeria Security Network codenamed Operation Amotekun. ‘Shege ka Fasa’ means I dare you. The coalition, which was ...

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army chief

Army Vs Civilian: You Don’t Have Any Business With Internal Security, Army Chiefs Warn Governors Over #Amotekun

The recent warning by the Nigeria Military chiefs to state governors especially from South-west and south-south got people talking.

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Ihedioha

Supreme Court Removed Me Against Imo People’s Wish – Ihedioha

Emeka Ihedioha on Wednesday said that he did not agree with the Supreme Court judgment which sacked him as the governor of Imo State .

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Edwin Clark

‘Don’t Create Unnecessary Tension’ — Edwin Clark Warns FG Over ‘Amotekun’

Edwin Clark, convener of Pan-Niger Delta Forum, says the declaration of “Amotekun”, a south-west security outfit, as illegal will create unnecessary tension.

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arewa

“Amotekun“ Is Bad Idea From Southwest & Soon There Would Be War Says Arewa Community

He further said: “I see no reason why the Ooduans (Yorubas) will come up with their security when they know it’s an Hausa man that is leading and it’s our right to secure others, if after the 20th of January ...

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pdp

PDP chairman slumps, dies in Kogi

Kogi West Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chairman, Mr Taiwo Kola-Ojo is dead. Ojo slumped and died on Tuesday evening while playing lawn tennis. The Kogi State Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Bode Ogunmola who confirmed the death in a statement ...

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Minister: We’ll Pull 100 Million Nigerians Out Of Poverty In 2020

Minister: We’ll Pull 100 Million Nigerians Out Of Poverty In 2020

In what may be termed the first soothing news of 2020, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, on Monday reiterated Federal Government’s plan to lift 100 million Nigerians out of poverty this year, in line ...

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Malami

Malami Breaks Silence, Says FG Is Right To Detain Sowore Despite Court Orders

Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar MalamiThe Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has on Thursday backed the Federal government for detaining the convener of #RevolutionNow Protest, Omoyele Sowore and former National Security ...

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Kwara Demolishes Saraki’s House In Ilorin

Video & Photos: Kwara Demolishes Saraki’s House In Ilorin.

The Kwara State government has finally demolished the land belonging to the Second Republic Senate Leader, the late Dr Olusola Saraki, located along Ilofa road, GRA, Ilorin.

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President Muhammadu Buhari

I won’t contest in 2023, President Buhari insists

By Ismaila Chafe President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated his intention not to contest the 2023 presidential elections but determined to help strengthen the electoral process both in Nigeria and across Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). News Agency of ...

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