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Woman arrested for burning eight-year-old maid’s palms over meat

The woman has reportedly pleaded for mercy.

Former junior minister of Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro

How ex-minister Obanikoro lost in Court against PREMIUM TIMES, Sahara Reporters

The former minister accused the newspaper organisations of defamation.

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Nigerian Army target of ‘campaign of calumny’ — Official

The army says investigation was ongoing to determine the full identity of the “mischief”.

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Arrest of Chocolate City CEO, Audu Maikori, divides Twitter

Some Nigerians lambast the government over the arrest.

Ken Nnamani

ANALYSIS: Igbo defections to APC; 2019 and corruption

The gale of defection in the South-east is not new and may not change the political fortunes of Ndigbo in years ahead.

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French groups furious over English slogan for Paris Olympic bid

The groups want “Made for Sharing” replaced.

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Court grants pro-Biafra suspect bail

The suspect was granted bail on health grounds.

Isaac Adewole, Minister of Health

Boards of Nigerian health agencies coming soon – Minister

He said government was following procedure for the exercise.

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Police arrest Audu Maikori, Chocolate City boss

The celebrity was arrested for a series of tweets he posted.

PDP Crisis: Ali Modu Sheriff vs. Ahmed Makarfi

Why Appeal Court validated Sheriff as PDP National Chairman

One of the three Appeal Court judges gave a minority ruling sacking Mr. Sheriff.

General Emmanuel Atewe

N8.5 billion fraud: EFCC witness gives evidence in trial of ex-JTF commander

The witness narrates how N5 billion was diverted and disbursed illegally.

Ali Modu Sheriff

PDP Crisis: Makarfi’s faction blames APC for Sheriff’s victory, heads to Supreme Court

The party says it will make its position known on Tuesday.

Sandra David

Medical Negligence: Family sues, demands N500 million from Nigerian hospital for allegedly causing death of woman

The Nigerian hospital has been reported to have caused the death of patients.

Commandant-General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Abdullahi Gana

Nigeria Civil Defence Corps website ‘hacked’

The corps denies that it is currently recruiting.

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Court strikes out suit challenging girl’s conversion to Islam

The family of the girls reportedly withdrew the case.

Ali Modu Sheriff

PDP Court Ruling: Sheriff faction reacts

An Appeal Court on Friday confirmed Mr. Sheriff as the party’s chairman.

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‘Cloudy weather’ bars Osinbajo from commissioning Mimiko’s projects

“He (Mr. Osinbajo) had to return to Abuja and was waiting at the airport in Abuja for several hours for the clouds to clear,” the governor said.

A Car Wash Business

500 young Nigerians to benefit from Netherlands’ support

“In 2016, we started a programme aimed at assisting young men and women across Nigeria.”

Mohammed Umar

Retired Air Commodore accused of $1.3 million fraud to know fate February 28

Umar Mohammed wants to travel abroad for medical treatment.

PDP Crisis: Ali Modu Sheriff vs. Ahmed Makarfi

Court of Appeal affirms Sheriff as PDP National Chairman

Ali Sheriff and Ahmed Makarfi lead separate factions of the PDP, Nigeria’s major opposition party.

PIC.4. WOMEN FLEEING MAIRI VILLAGE IN KONDUGA LGA OF BORNO ON SUNDAY (7/2/16), AFTER 

FRIDAY’S BOKO HARAM ATTACK ON THE COMMUNITY.
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UN to raise $1 billion humanitarian fund for Northeast

The UN has set an 18-month deadline to resettle people displaced by Boko Haram insurgency in their communities

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Pastor docked for alleged threat to set church ablaze

The accused claimed ownership of the church.