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Katsina University says memo on religious groups on campus targeted at Muslims, not Christians

The university had in January 17 memo informed students of a new guideline for the registration of clubs and associations.

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Australian Open: Murray falls to Zverev

The Briton lost to World Number 50, Mischa Zverev, in four sets.


Despite raising over N27 billion, PDP abandons N16 billion secretariat project

The former ruling party conceived the construction of the 12-storey building over eight years ago


Supreme, Appeal courts to get full complement of judges – Nigerian govt

A minister commended the cordial relationship between the executive and the legislature.

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Gambia: Barrow thanks Buhari, others; promises transparent, all-inclusive government

“The time is now. There cannot be a better time because Gambians had waited for too long for this opportunity to come.”


Why electricity supply worsened across Nigeria – TCN

The TCN also confirmed the fire incident at the Afam V power station.


Buhari not dead — Presidency

The presidency denounces “evil rumours” of the president’s passing.

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Yahya Jammeh leaves Gambia for exile

He left just after 10.00p.m. for Conakry, along with President Alpha Conde.

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel

Akwa Ibom Senator attacks Governor over 2019 elections

The lawmaker says the governor must stick to an “agreed” single term.

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Barrow: I’m returning to Gambia

Former leader, Yahya Jammeh, has agreed to step down.

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Police shoot Osun University students

The perpetrators have been arrested.

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BBC apologises after tweeting that Donald Trump sustained gunshot wound

The channel says it could have been hacked.

Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai

EXCLUSIVE: Army officer attacks Nigeria’s service chiefs, says they are ‘Nollywood actors’

There have been increased disquiet among troops fighting Boko Haram over poor feeding, inadequate equipment, and basic supplies.

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Why I relinquished power — Gambia’s Yayah Jammeh

I pray that the Gambia continues to be united and prosperous for the welfare of each and everyone of us and be the pride of all.

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Nigerian diplomat’s son jailed for rape, murder

The attack took place in Scotland in February 2016.


4 matches to watch this weekend | Pep needs win against Spurs as Pillars dare Shooting

AC Milan will also confront Napoli.

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Disgraced Gambia’s Yahya Jammeh leaves Gambia today into exile

The former president surrenders after plotting to remain in power beyond his term.


Buhari yet to receive Peace Corps Bill – Presidency

The bill was passed by the Senate and the House of Representatives last year.

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Goodluck and Jonathan

Why Jonathan visited Obasanjo

Once close allies, Mr. Jonathan and Mr. Obasanjo fell out shortly before the 2015 general election.

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5 things Trump said at inauguration that World leaders should worry about

We’ve… subsidized the armies of other countries while allowing for the very sad depletion of our military.”

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For President Trump, it’s all about America’s interest

“We must protect our borders from the ravages of other countries making our products, stealing our companies, and destroying our jobs.”

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun

FAAC: Nigeria records N13.1 billion revenue boost

Excess crude account now stands at $2.45 billion.

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My wife slept with her pastor, ex-Nigerian lawmaker says

The pastor denied the allegation in court.


Gambia’s Army chief pledges loyalty to President Barrow

“We are not going to fight Nigerian, Togolese or any military that comes,” the general said.