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Nigeria, Morocco agree to promote gas project to foster regional integration

The two nations signed 21 bilateral agreements.

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Buhari hails victorious Super Falcons

The president described the win as “very sweet and well-deserved”.

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Trump names Nigerian to strategic policy board

The group will have a direct line to the U.S. president-elect on government policy.

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Nigeria’s Super Falcons beat Cameroon to win 8th African title

Coach Omagbemi made history Saturday.

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Shehu Sani blames El-Rufai for attack on campaign office

The office was invaded by armed men on Saturday morning.

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AWCON 2016 Final: Nigeria Vs Cameroon — LIVE UPDATES

The Falcons won in 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2010 and 2014.

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Bodies of Chapecoense crash victims reach Brazil for memorial

The bodies were accompanied by Colombia’s civil aviation authority officials, soldiers, police officers and rescue workers.

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Jigawa board sells encroaching cattle to compensate 28 farmers

The animals were sold at the cost of N1.16 million.

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Nigeria University reconciles Christians, Muslims divided by Boko Haram

Individuals share stories of how they survived the Boko Haram carnage.

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Gunmen attack Kaduna Senator, Shehu Sani’s campaign office

Residents of the area said the attackers came in large numbers.

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Eko Disco apologises to Lagos residents for prolonged blackout

The company blames the amount of electricity coming to it from the national grid.

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Boko Haram has taught us unforgettable lessons – Ndume

Mr. Ndume says Borno people are ready to fight back.

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Buhari congratulates Gambia’s President-Elect

Mr. Buhari praised Gambia’s outgoing president for conceding defeat.

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AWCON 2016: Nigeria, Cameroon set for final clash

PREMIUM TIMES will be bringing you live updates from 4pm while match kicks off 4.30pm.

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Don’t demonise Shiites, Judge warns Nigerian government

The judge ordered the SSS, police, and attorney general of the federation to pay N50 million to Mr. El-Zakzaky and his wife.

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Emir Sanusi blasts Buhari’s $30 billion borrowing plan

The monarch also warns the federal government against over-trusting China.

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100 Nigerian school girls win N100,000 scholarship each

The girls will also get mentorship.

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Respect voters’ choice, Freedom House tells Gambia political parties

Yahya Jammeh took power through a coup in 1994.

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Sagamu Interchange of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway to be opened before Christmas

“The bridge will be finished before Christmas so that people can travel without any hitch.”

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14 dead, 8 houses burnt in petrol tanker fire in Niger

Five persons were injured.

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Senate pledges to help EFCC complete headquarters

The Senate members expressed satisfaction with the quality of work so far done.

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SSS releases member of Buhari’s arms probe panel after 5 months detention

A judge refused to continue hearing on the matter unless the SSS obeyed a bail order he gave in July.

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Why Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, was flown abroad

Mr. Kyari was rushed to London on a British Airways flight on Wednesday morning.

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UK adopts new visa application process for Nigerians

“Visa staff now only need electronic versions of support documents.”

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Buhari approves appointment of Supreme Court judges

‎The judges were nominated by the National Judicial Council.