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  • FG sacks all NCAA Directors

    The Federal Government has approved the sack of all the directors in the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) with immediate effect. All nine directors were dismissed by the Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika. Those affected are: Alhaji Salawu Ozigi (Director of Finance and Accounts), Dr. Joyce Nkemakolam (Director of Aerodrome and Airspace

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    Xenophobia: Protesters Dispersed By South African Police

    Here are photos from the protest ongoing in Pretoria, South Africa by migrants against the Xenophobic attack against foreigners. The protesters armed themselves in case they were attacked by South Africans protesting against them . The group faced off against a group of South Africans but they were prevented from clashing by police, who dispersed

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  • Lassa fever
    Lassa fever kills 4 in Bauchi – Commissioner

    The Bauchi State Ministry of Health has confirmed the death of four patients out of the five cases of Lassa fever in Bauchi, Alkaleri and Ganjuwa Local Government Areas of the state. The Commissioner for Health, Dr Halima Muqaddas, made the confirmation on Friday while addressing journalists in Bauchi. “We have confirmed five cases of

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  • Fayose among the Who’s who at Akeredolu’s swearing-in ceremony

    Senate President Bukola Saraki, on Friday, led dignitaries across all walks of life  to witness in Akure the swearing-in ceremony of Oluwarotimi  Akeredolu (SAN) as the new governor of Ondo State. Other dignitaries present at the epoch making event held at the Akure Stadium included Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the national leader of All Progressives

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  • Court
    Ex-court registrar Rosolu loses appeal, to serve 10 years in jail

    The Lagos division of the Court of Appeal has affirmed the 10-year imprisonment sentence of an Ikeja High Court on ex-court registrar Oluronke Rosolu for defrauding a former chief of army staff Lt.-Gen. Ishaya Bamaiyi of $330,000. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said in a statement released on Friday, February 24 and signed

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    Court Sentenced Killer Of Human Right Lawyer To Death By Hanging

    Justice Oluwatoyin Ipaye of the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja on Friday convicted and sentenced carpenter, Oluwaseun Oladapo to death by hanging for the murder of human rights lawyer, Kunle Fadipe. Justice Ipaye also found Oladapo guilty of the murder of Fadipe’s mother-in-law Mrs Cecelia Owolabi. The prosecution led by Mrs Idowu Alakija of

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  • Sambo Dasuki
    Why Dasuki Is Not Ready For Trial – Lawyer Reveals

    Counsel to former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col Sambo Dasuki (rtd), Ahmed Raji, on Friday told a High Court sitting in Abuja that his client was not ready for the commencement of his trial. Raji said the decision was due to the fact that his client had an application for consolidation of his cases, pending

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    TOO BAD!!! Cameroon Deports 517 Nigerian Refugees

    Cameroon has forcibly repatriated more than 500 Nigerians who had fled into the country due to the Boko Haram insurgency, according to the U.N. Refugee Agency (UNHCR). A total of 517 Nigerians were sent back home, including 313 who had applied for asylum, according to a UNHCR statement reported by AFP.

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  • Trump
    Trump bars New York Times, CNN and others from White House press briefing

    The White House has barred international news television station CNN and a host of other media houses from its press conference. Reports from US say that on Friday, February 24 afternoon, reporters from the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, Politico, and CNN were denied entry to the White House press secretary Sean Spicer’s

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