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Atiku Abubakar being conferred with an award as "The Hero of Nigerian Democracy".

Why Nigeria does not work — Atiku

The former vice president also proposes electoral reforms.

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PDP Crisis: Supreme Court rules in favour of Makarfi faction

The Court awards a cost against the Sheriff faction

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Adeleke’s death: Coroner fixes date for final verdict

Ten out of the 15 respondents summoned by the court appeared before it.

Donald and Melania Trump board Air Force One in Riyadh for flight to Israel. Photograph: Evan Vucci/AP

[Photo Credit: The Guardian]

Trump arrives Israel in search of revived peace process

Mr. Trump is to meet separately with both Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.

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EXCLUSIVE: All You Need To Know About The NIA $289million Covert Projects Controversy

We present here the timeline of the firestorm sparked by the recovery of N13billion at a Lagos apartment

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Twitter suspends faceless, controversial handle, @SubDeliveryMan

Twitter did not immediately respond to inquiry concerning the development Sunday night.

Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola

Nigerian government needs N100 billion to fix Apapa road, says Fashola

The minister appeals to residents and business owners along the axis to be patient.

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Falana speaks on rumoured coup plot by Army officers

“On their own part, the political class should put their house in order and stop inciting potential coup plotters.”

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari

Stop blaming Buhari for Nigeria’s woes – PDP Governor

The governor said Nigerians should support the president instead of the criticism.

Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal  briefing State House Correspondents after leaving the Presidential Villa Abuja after the announcement of his suspension in Abuja on Wednesday (19/4/17).
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SGF Babachir Lawal, NIA DG Ayodele Oke remain suspended – Osinbajo

A panel was yet to submit its report to President Buhari before he went for medical treatment in the UK.

President Muhammdu Buhari and Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo at the FEC meeting on the 22nd of March 2017
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How Buhari administration will implement new Executive Orders – Osinbajo

An interactive session is now scheduled to hold in Abuja on Wednesday.

EFCC Operatives

EFCC to hold nation-wide walk against corruption

The walk will hold simultaneously in 10 states of the federation

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Almajiri system of begging is anti-Islam, Sultan says

“Attempt must be made to stop the practice of Almajiri system of begging among Muslim faithful.”

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LIVE UPDATES: Real Madrid out to dethrone Barcelona in LaLiga

Jose Mourinho was in charge of Real Madrid the last time they were crowned domestic champions in 2012.

Boko Haram

Boko Haram beheads four IDPs

Two other IDPs are still missing from the attack.

Cleared Candidates for JAMB Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination (UTME) Computer Based Text writing their examination at a centre in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State on Monday (15/5/17).
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JAMB may still cancel results of cheats who did well in UTME – Official

JAMB warned such cheats not to celebrate yet.

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Death toll rises to four in Lagos building collapse

About 19 people were rescued alive from the collapsed structure.

Akwa Ibom on the Nigerian map

Akwa Ibom highest recipient as Nigerian govt, states, LGs share N1.41 trillion in first quarter 2017

Before distribution to the states, liabilities were deducted with Osun eventually emerging the lowest recipient.

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Why I donated tablets to 501 secondary school students – House Leader Gbajabiamila

“Even though I was aware that they were not old enough to vote, I saw in them a future that blooms beyond politics.”

DG NITDA, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami [Photo: NTA.ng]

WannaCry Attack: NITDA urges sustained cybersecurity awareness campaign in Nigeria

“Old operating systems should be upgraded to the latest version.”

Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai [Photo credit: Naij.com]

What the Nigerian Army is doing to forestall coup – Sources

Western governments and civic groups have expressed strong opposition to any military takeover of power in Nigeria.

Twitter Co-founder, Evan Williams [Photo: ted.com]

Twitter co-founder regrets Trump’s use of platform for election victory

Mr. Williams said he was wrong to think the world would be a better place if there was a platform for everyone to freely exchange ideas.

Registrar, Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Prof. Ishaq Oloyede (R) addressing a News Conference in Abuja on Friday (7/4/17) on the proposed Computer Based Mock Examination holding Nationwide on Saturday April 8. With him is the Director of Test Administration, Dr Yusuf Lawal 02124/7/4/2017/Deborah Bada/ICE/NAN

JAMB: More than 10,000 candidates caught cheating in Anambra

JAMB concluded the 2017 CBT UTME on May 20.

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Pat Utomi attacks own party, APC; vows to reform fold from within

“I’m a member of the APC; I’m one of the real founding members of the APC.”

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‘Nigerian troops kill 13 Boko Haram terrorists, capture 10 logistics officials’

An official says some terrorists escaped with gunshot wounds