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Army denies attack on journalists in Benin

The army admits arresting 10 people at a hotel in the Edo capital.

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Buhari felicitates with ace photographer, Smart-Cole, at 75

The president said Mr. Smart-Cole’s place in Nigeria’s history was assured.

Femi Falana
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Falana wants EFCC to probe ‘diversion’ of state funds by Sanusi, Soludo, others

Mr. Falana says the EFCC should act now amid callsfor govenrment to sell national asset.


Man arrested in Lagos for raping own daughter

The man assaults the girl when her mother works on night shift.

Senator Rilwan Akanbi

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Why Buhari should not sell national asset– Senator

More Nigerians speak against the proposal to sell NLNG and other national asset.

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How robbers pose as taxi drivers to attack Abuja residents

Such incidents are reported in the city almost on a daily basis.


Chocolate City battles Brymo, says N20 million invested on artiste yielded below N3 million

The label accuses Brymo of promoting Indian hemp and causing serious damages to the brand.


Court grants bail to 7 members of Shiite group

The Shiites were charged for the offences of criminal conspiracy, unlawful assembly and inciting public peace.


Detained Nigerian blogger to spend at least 7 nights in jail

“It is not in the hands of the police now since they have been taken to Court. They are not in custody of the police now.”

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U.S. invites young Nigerians for 2017 Mandela Washington Fellowship

“Eligible candidates should be between the ages of 25 and 35.”

Femi Falana
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Budget padding scandal: Falana writes Dogara, warns against probing Jibrin

The lawyer wants the House Ethics committee disbanded.

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EFCC arrests own staff ‘bribed’ by lawmaker

The staff allegedly received N15 million to “kill” a case.

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Ondo 2016: Crisis brews in APC as candidates blast Oyegun, reject Akeredolu

Olusola Oke, Robert Boroffice and Olusegun Abraham accuse Mr. Oyegun of covering “corruption and irregularities”.

President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari appeals for speedy global action in north-east, Lake Chad basin

President Buhari said Nigeria is not overwhelmed by the enormity of this humanitarian challenge.


UK hails Nigerian military’s success against Boko Haram

A senior British officer pledges to partner with the Nigerian military.

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EFCC arrests 2 for alleged internet fraud

One suspect is accused of internet love scam.

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Buhari approves 56th independence anniversary programme

Church service, public lecture and Jumma’at prayers were open to members of public.

President Muhammadu Buhari addressing World Leaders at the 71st General Assembly of United Nations in New York 7000/21/9/2016/ICE/HB/BJO/NAN

Why Nigeria got into trouble – Buhari

“In most parts of Nigeria, we eat what we grow,” the president said.

FILE PHOTO: A shopping mall completely destroyed by Boko Haram insurgents.

Boko Haram war displaces 1 million children, destroys 910 schools – UN

“Between 2009 and 2015, attacks in North-Eastern Nigeria destroyed more than 910 schools and forced at least 1,500 to close.”


Amnesty report: Group wants introduction of CCTV in police interrogation rooms

“It is important that Nigeria Police Force revisit their Police Reform Strategy..” the group said.


Dangote, Saraki, others demanding asset sale are “economic predators” – Shehu Sani

“Selling our national asset to stem recession is like selling ones lungs to buy food.”

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15 Boko Haram fighters, two Nigerian soldiers killed in fierce battle

‎Four other soldiers were injured in the attack.


APC official mocks Oyegun, asks party to convene NEC meeting

APC has had no substantive Publicity Secretary since Lai Mohammed was appointed minister.

Destroyed Emir of Bama palace

Danish delegation visits Borno governor in territory reclaimed from Boko Haram

The Country Director of the Danish Refugee Council in Nigeria, Shah Liton, had to fly into Bama in a helicopter.

Femi Falana
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Don’t beg Switzerland, others for Nigeria’s stolen funds, sue them, Falana advises Buhari

“In spite of several promises the British government did not return any fund under former Prime Minister David Cameron.”