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Telecoms operators warn NCAA against demolition of 7,000 masts

So, to the NCAA and the public, I will say if they are going to dismantle those sites, good luck to them.

Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed, Chief Justice of Nigeria

Lawyer files suit to stop confirmation of Justice Tanko as CJN

He seeks an order restraining the Senate from confirming the appointment of Mr Muhammad as the substantive CJN.

Interpol (Photo Credit: ICIR)

INTERPOL rescues 216 human trafficking victims in Nigeria, Benin

The organisation says the victims all came from Benin, Burkina Faso, Niger, Nigeria, and Togo.

Femi Otedola

Otedola, Arthur Eze, former Ghanaian president bag 2018 Zik leadership prize

The Zik Prize in Leadership Awards was instituted in 1995 to award prizes to exceptional leaders in honour of Nnamdi Azikiwe, Nigeria’s first president of Nigeria.


Nigerian Guild of Editors clears 23 aspirants to contest executive positions

The election holds on May 3 in Lagos.


Senate confirms MKO Abiola’s daughter NDIC director

This confirmation is for a second and final term of five years.

NAPTIP Office [Photo: Nigerian Pilot]

NAPTIP declares two wanted for allegedly trafficking three months old baby

The women were involved in the trafficking of the baby from Lagos to Banjul, in 2018.

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Police vow to arrest ‘jilted lover’ who allegedly set 9 family members ablaze

Eight of the family members died in the arson

FRSC to establish 12 new unit commands across Nigeria — Oyeyemi

He also said that the corps would establish 10 outposts along the country’s major corridors.

The Murtala Mohammed International Airport

Tight security at Lagos airport ahead of Buhari’s visit

They included officers from the Nigeria Air Force, Nigeria Customs Service, Nigeria Immigration Service and Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps.

Road Safety Corps marshall, Boboye Oyeyemi

FRSC appoints four deputy corps marshals, 14 assistant corps marshals

Some senior officials of the FRSC were promoted.

President Muhammadu Buhari and Antonio Guterres [Photo: Encomium Magazine]

Buhari, Guterres to co-chair special session on raising funds to recharge Lake Chad

$50 billion is needed to fund the inter-basin water transfer from Central Africa to revive the Lake Chad

Former CJN, Walter Onnoghen in CCT on Monday.

How lawyers reacted to Onnoghen’s conviction

The lawyers speak on the propriety of the judgement handed to Mr Onnoghen.

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NCAA threatens to demolish 7,000 telecom masts

The NCAA issues a 30-day ultimatum to affected operators to comply with its directive of getting the relevant ‘clearance’.


Ghanaian court jails another Nigerian for robbery, kidnapping

The police say the convict will also be arraigned for murder.

PDP Chairman, Uche Secondus

Osun: PDP rejects inclusion of ex-Lagos judge in appeal committee

The party says the judge ”has strong connections with the APC, which is an interested party in the appeal.”

President Muhammadu Buhari with the Emir of Qatar, Tamim bin Hamad Al-thani, at State House, Abuja (Photo Credit: Bashir Ahmad on Twitter)

Buhari rallies Qatar on investments, recharge of Lake Chad

“We need help with the recharge of Lake Chad, as it is not a project that the concerned countries can handle alone,” Mr Buhari said.

President Muhammadu Buhari

President Buhari directs quick intervention in Adamawa, Taraba communal crises

The community dwellers urged the government to find ways of bringing lasting solutions to the crises to enable their communities live in peace.

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World’s first malaria vaccine launched in Malawi

“Thirty years in the making, RTS,S is the first and to date the only, vaccine that has demonstrated it can significantly reduce malaria in children.”


JAMB speaks on alleged reduction of candidates’ scores

The report had claimed that scores of candidates who sat for the UTME and were found wanting by the board were being reduced by 100 marks.


NiMet predicts cloudy, sunny weather for Tuesday

NIMET predicted partly cloudy to cloudy conditions over the central states with scattered thunderstorms in Lokoja, Abuja, Minna.

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We have depreciated Boko Haram’s efficacy – Nigerian govt

“Pre-2015, the Boko Haram terrorists walked freely into any city in Nigeria including the Federal Capital Territory.”

Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi

Igbos, Yorubas have historical ties – Ooni of Ife

“We still have House of Igbo right in this palace till date. We call it Ile Igbo up till now.”

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Controversy as father detained after gunmen abduct five-day-old baby

The community’s leader says the man is innocent and should not be in police custody over the abduction of his own child.

Nigerian police in Borno

Briton killed by kidnappers in Nigeria – Police

Ms Mooney was among the two people killed and three kidnapped on April 19.