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FRSC threatens to arrest parents of underage drivers in Kano

The FRSC says that it will impound cars driven by underage drivers.

Flood displaces 10,000 people, washes away 8 bridges in Plateau

The troubled Plateau State has again been ravaged by flood

IBB supports state police, opposes Northern Governors

 The former Nigerian leader believes there would be constitutional checks against excesses of state police By Ini Ekott Ex-military ruler, Ibrahim Babangida, on Thursday repeated his call for the establishment of state police, in a remark that puts the former presidential aspirant at odds with the position canvassed by northern governors. Mr. Babangida spoke at […]

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Journalists march against “incessant attacks” on colleagues

Journalists staged a walk in Lagos, Thursday, to protest the “incessant attacks and brutalization” of their colleagues.

Civil Servants to be paid, Friday

The workers will have enough money with which to celebrate the Eid-el-Fitri.

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We will negotiate with indicted fuel subsidy cabal, says Okonjo-Iweala

To prevent nationwide fuel scarcity, the FG will negotiate with fraudulent oil marketers

Van Persie signs for Man U

The Dutch striker will now earn 12.2 million pounds annually

Don’t demolish Mpape, AGF warns Bala Mohammed

Don’t demolish Mpape, AGF warns Bala Mohammed

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Calabar, once clean, is now filled with filth, residents say

Calabar, usually regarded as one of the cleanest cities in Nigeria, is now overflowing with filth.

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Ramadan, look out for new moon, Friday- Sultan

Muslims may conclude their fast on Friday or Saturday.

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Ecuador grants asylum to Wikileaks’ Assange

Even with asylum granted, Assange has little chance of leaving the Ecuadorean embassy in London without being arrested.

Indicted marketers instigating fuel scarcity – FG

In order to arm-twist government and collect more money, indicted marketers instigate fuel scarcity, government claims.

Police redeploy newly promoted senior officers

Mr. Leha is now in charge of Operations Department at the Force Headquarters, Abuja.

Nigeria, India to review air service agreement – Envoy

India says Nigeria is more favoured in the trade relations between the two countries

200,000 people die of food poison annually in Nigeria – Prof. Ihenkuronye

specialists speak on the need for sensitization to prevent food poisoning

FG, states, LGs share 1 billion dollars from Excess Crude Account

The federal government says that 1Billion USD has been shared for the “development of the country”

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Oshiomhole rubbishes police investigation of Oyerinde’s killing, praises SSS

The Edo governor identifies loopholes in the police investigation of his aide’s killers.

Identity commission to sack 4,000 staff for not returning to school

Four thousand workers are to be sacked by the National Identity Management Commission for being ‘redundant.’

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Eagles play goaless draw with Niger, in Niamey

The Super Eagles strikers failed to convert their chances during the friendly match

Wife says her husband is stingy with sperm

Mrs. Lateef says her husband, not wanting to get her pregnant, denied her his sperm.

FG secures N1.16 billion World Bank loan to rehabilitate Obudu dam

FG secures N1.16 billion World Bank loan to rehabilitate Obudu dam Despite Nigeria’s increasing debt profile, the Federal Executive Council (FEC), Wednesday, approved the borrowing of N1.16 billion from the world bank. The money is meant for the rehabilitation of Obudu dam in Cross River state. The Minister of Information, Labaran Maku, disclosed this in […]

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Occupy Nigeria protesters plan compendium

The organizers of the January protests wants to collect essays on the experiences of the protests participants

Kano emirate suspends Sallah durbar

The annual festival was suspended because of the ill health of the Emir of Kano.

APC Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole

101 street traders sentenced in Edo

Some of the traders have chosen to serve the 14 day sentence rather than pay the N10, 000 fine

Boko Haram: four killed in Maiduguri attacks

Two Boko Haram attacks, within one hour, led to the death of four people, the JTF says