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    Negotiate with FG – Ex-militant group, MEND begs Niger Delta Avengers

    Defunct militant group, the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta, MEND, has called on its counterpart, Niger Delta Avengers to lay down its arms and negotiate with the Federal Government. In a statement signed by Jomo Gbomo on Sunday, the former agitator said despite the several attacks by the resurgent militant group, the

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  • Modu Sheriff
    BREAKING: Modu Sheriff storms PDP Sacretariat to take over

    Erstwhile chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as early as 7am on Monday stormed the National Secretariat of the opposition party to take over the affairs of the party, but was prevented from gaining entrance to the Wadata Plaza secretariat by security operatives. Sheriff, who led his supporters to the PDP headquarters, told journalists

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  • Babangida
    Babangida returns to Nigeria after death rumours

    Former military ruler, Ibrahim Babangida, has returned to Nigeria from a three-week trip to Germany for medical treatment. Mr. Babangida arrived Minna Airport on Friday at about 3:30pm. Rumours of his death was awash in the social media last week before it was refuted by his son, Mohammed Babandgida. Niger State governor, Abubakar Bello, said

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  • MTN
    MTN agrees to pay Nigeria N330 Billion fine in 3 years

    MTN Group has agreed to pay a reduced fine of 330 billion naira ($1.67 billion) in a settlement with the Nigerian government, it said on Friday, sending shares in the South African telecoms provider soaring. The fine will be paid over three years and is smaller than the $5.2 billion sought by Nigeria last October

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  • Baby born without an anus
    Baby born without an anus

    According to Rariya, a baby was born at the Geidam government hospital in Yobe, today, June 10, 2016. Isn’t that strange? Imperforate anus is a birth defect that happens in 1 in 5000 babies in the world. It is a condition where a baby is born with a underdeveloped anus. According to the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital,

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    Suspect accused of fraud dies in EFCC custody

    Desmond Nunugwo, a suspect under investigation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), reportedly died in custody. Sahara Reporters reports that he passed away today, June 10, few hours after he was taken into custody. The suspect was said to have been detained at about 7.30pm the previous day over fraud allegations, in the absence

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    List of 47 ambassador-designates

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday forwarded names of 47 ambassadorial nominees to Senate for confirmation. The Senate president, Bukola Saraki, who read the letter to senators, said President Buhari requested the upper legislative house to approve the list at the shortest time possible. “I have the honour to forward the attached list of 47 career

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  • Police
    UPDATE: Police arrest gang who murdered Colonel Yunusa, terrorizes Kaduna

    Following discreet, sustained and painstaking intelligence, the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) and the Kaduna State Command SIB operatives, have smashed a deadly killer gang and arrested four suspects in connection with the kidnapping and subsequent murder of an army officer, Col. Samaila Yunusa, in Kaduna on 27th March, 2016. Sequel to

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