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President Muhammadu Buhari

Presidency releases Buhari’s voice message, debunks report on speech impairment

Mr. Buhari left Abuja for London on May 7, to see his doctors for follow-up medical checks

Over 120 people killed as oil tanker explodes in Pakistan [Photo credit: Sky News]

Over 120 people killed as oil tanker explodes in Pakistan

Dozens of injured people were moved to Bahawalpur Victoria Hospital.

IDPs

Major health stories across Nigeria last week

A new study shows that breastfeeding can reduce risk of heart disease for women.

Registrar, Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, Is’haq Oloyede

JAMB conducts special selection examination for doctors

The test was conducted at the JAMB computer based centre in Abuja.

Ketumile Masire [Photo: Botswana Youth Magazine]

Obasanjo mourns former president of Botswana, Quett Masire

Mr. Masire died recently at the age of 91.

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Taraba violence: Nigerian Army blames politicians as Governor Ishaku denies ordering killing of Fulanis

At least 18 people have been killed in the violence in the Mambilla Plateau part of Taraba.

Nigerian Soldiers
[Photo Credit: Olisa TV]

Nigerian soldier who was part of Evans’ kidnap gang arrested

The lance corporal has also reportedly confessed to the crime.

Muslims praying

8 things Muslims should do on day of Eid

‎”You should eat an odd number of dates before leaving for the ‘Eid prayer.”

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17 rulings every Muslim should know about ZAKAT AL – FITR

Zakaah al-Fitr is mandatory upon every Muslim, young or old, male or female, free or enslaved.”

Wizkid

#BETAwards17: Wizkid wins top category

The announcement was made at a special ceremony held in Los Angeles on Saturday.

Nigerian journalist, Ibraheema Yakubu

Police ‘brutalise’ Nigerian journalist before arrest

The journalist narrates his ordeal at the hands of police as he covered Shiites procession.

Nigerian muslims at prayer

Nigerian Muslims end 2017 Ramadan Fast, declare Sallah

New moon has been sighted.

FILE PHOTO: Senate President, Bukola Saraki and Speaker, House of Representatives meet President Muhammadu Buhari in London

Buhari ‘speaks from London, greets Muslims on Sallah’

Mr. Buhari travelled to London on May 7 for medical treatment.

Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola

Fashola’s claims on 2017 budget ‘mischievous, misleading’ – Reps

The House spoke after the senate also criticised the minister.

MUSLIMS  FAITHFUL PRAYING AT ILE ZIK IKEJA  IDIL PRAYER GROUND TO MARK THE EID-EL-KABIR CELEBRATION IN LAGOS ON MONDAY
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Saudi Arabia, 16 other countries announce end of Ramadan, declare Sunday Eid-el-Fitr Day

Eid el-Fitr is used to mark the end of Ramadan

23rd June 2017 - Graduation Ceremony of Command & Staff College, JAJI, Senior Course 39.10

PHOTO NEWS: Osinbajo attends Armed Forces Command College graduation

The graduation of senior course 39 held on Friday.

Tinubu [Photo: TODAY.ng]

Tinubu speaks on calls for secession, break-up of Nigeria

Mr. Tinubu is among Nigeria’s most influential politicians.

Niger Delta Militants

‘Niger Delta militants resolve to support Buhari’s peace initiatives’

Officials say conflict and violence are no resolutions to crisis.

National University Commission, NUC

Nigerian university dismisses lecturer for altering results

“We will not hesitate to wield the big stick on any staff found wanting.”

Nigerian Senate

Senate attacks Fashola; explains Niger Bridge, Lagos-Ibadan budget cuts

The minister had accused the lawmakers of inserting their projects instead of the key roads.

Managing Director, CCM Company Limited, Bart Van Eenoo

INTERVIEW: NPA ‘playing politics’ with Calabar Channel project – Contractor

The company linked to a Nigerian senator, Hope Uzondinma, denies it was favoured to get the contract.

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INTERVIEW: Why I played strong sex scenes in my latest film — Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde

The popular actress tells PREMIUM TIMES intimate details of her marriage and career as she returns to acting after a three-year hiatus.