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Ebonyi Rice Farmers Helpless As Herdsmen, Cows Destroy Their Farms

EDWARD NNACHI writes that the unending crisis between herdsmen, whose animals destroy produce, and farmers in Ebonyi State poses serious threat to food security in the state and its environsForty-nine-year-old Ibiam Uchenna-Ogbuewu, a native of Ebunwana Edda community in the ...

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Aminu Waziri Tambuwal

Sokoto State Government Disbands State Sharia Court, Hisbah police

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has disbanded the Sokoto State Hisbah police and halted all its activities over alleged power tuzzle and factionalization. The Hisbah board in the state has been rocked by crisis for so many years as three persons ...

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Amotekun Will Use Supernatural Power To Combat Insecurity’

THE Commandant of the Ekiti State Security Network code-named Amotekun, Brig.-Gen. Joe Komolafe (rtd), has said the corps will use supernatural and modern security techniques to combat banditry, kidnapping and other crimes. He spoke yesterday at Efon Alaaye during a ...

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okada ban

Okada Ban: Lagos Government Orders Arrest Of Military Officers Riding Motorcycle Commercially

The Lagos State Government has ordered police, military officers to stop riding motorcycles on restricted roads or risk arrest. The government said this on Wednesday as it affirmed that it would not be rescinding its ban on motorcycle and tricycle ...

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Man Killed As Eiye And Aiye Cultists Clash In Ikorodu

Another Killing Between Eiye And Aiye Cultists In Ikorodu Graphic. His name is idris. He was shot dead yesterday morning around 11:30am @itunmeko junction in Ikorodu.

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You Can’t Obliterate My History, Amaechi Tells Wike

MINISTER of Transport, Mr. Chibuike Amaechi has told Governor Nyesom Wike that it would be difficult for him to obliterate his achievements in Rivers State. Amaechi however said he was proud that Governor Wike was part of his team in ...

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Afenifere Chieftain

Operation Amotekun: You’re Talking Rubbish – Afenifere Chieftain To Malami

Chairman of Afenifere Renewal Group, Chief Olawale Oshun has described Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami’s statement that Operation Amotekun, is illegal as rubbish. Chief Oshun said Malami should also declare Hisbah Corps, (a religious police force responsible for ...

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defmation

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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alabi

Ó di láyéláyé pọngbá ! Àlàbí Yellow ,àgbà òṣèré re’bi àgbà á rè

Ó di láéláé pọngbá ! Àlàbí Yellow ,àgbà òṣèré re’bi àgbà á rè Gbajúgbajà òṣèré Samuel Akinpẹlu tí gbogbo ènìyàn mọ̀ sí Àlàbí Yellow ti jẹ́ Ẹlẹ́dàá nípè. Akọni tí à ń perí yìí jẹ́ òṣèré tí àwọn èèyàn kò ...

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Diezani jewelry

Court orders interim forfeiture of Diezani’s jewellery, gold iPhone worth ₦14bn

A Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos has ordered the interim forfeiture to the Federal Government of some jewellery,a customised gold iPhone worth N14bn ($40m) recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC in the premises of a Former ...

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