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A song for JP Clark By Ikhide R. Ikheloa

Osofisan pans some of Clark

Plateau Govt approves N279m lifeline for state-owned ailing newspaper

Plateau state says it wants to resuscitate the Nigeria Standard newspaper

Highway Robbery: Police kill 7 suspects

Police in Ogun says it is winning the war against highway robbers

FG to drive economic growth through agriculture, VP Sambo says

Namadi Sambo has made efforts to woo U.S. investors for Nigeria

5 armed robbery suspects escape from courtroom

Robbery suspects beat prosecutor to unconsciousness and make an escape from court room

Prophet arraigned over N600,000 fraud

Prosecutors say the accused collected N.6m to cleanse a lady

Zamfara governor orders demolition of N6.7billion water plant

The acting governor says the plant has failed quality assurance tests

Air travellers complain of manual screening at MMIA

The airport management claims that a new contractor has been unable to install passenger screening equipment

JTF deploys armoured vehicles on Kano streets

Military personnel take over Kano streets in anticipation of planned attacks during the Easter holidays

ASUU president hails suspension of programmes at University of Abuja

ASUU National President says the university of Abuja programmes have been suspended to sanitise the system

IGP orders adequate security during Easter, as US, UK urge citizens to beware

Churches and other vulnerable places will have police presence to ward off possible attacks this Easter

Mixed reactions trail suspension of 4 programmes at UniAbuja

Parents express outrage following the suspension of Medicine and Engineering programmes in the University of Abuja

457 Nigerians in Brazilian prisons over drug trafficking – Reps

House committee on diaspora is seeking ways to reduce the number of Nigerians in Brazilian prisons

Easter: DPOs, area commanders in FCT barred from travelling

Police instructs senior officers to stay put in the FCT during the Easter holidays

Court grants Nnamani leave to travel abroad for medical treatment

Chimaroke Nnamani, who had a 124-count charge of money laundering slammed on him can now travel on medical grounds

Police begin patrol of highways nationwide

Inspector General of Police says the police will now patrol the roads in the absence of police checkpoints

Adamawa Assembly moves to ban workers from strike

Lawmakers in Adamawa say they want to stop civil servants from participating in industrial actions

Aviation agency receives over 100,000 passenger complaints in three years

Nigerian Aviation agency says that it has received 102, 209 complaints from airline passengers between 2008 and 2011

Bin Laden

Pakistan jails Osama bin Laden’s wives, daughters

Pakistan says Osama bin Laden

FGC Okigwe alumni honours NHRC Chair, Chidi Odinkalu

Alumni says the NHRC boss has made them proud

EFCC arraigns female architect over N45m fraud

The 41 year old architect is to be remanded in Kirikiri prison pending the start of her trial

Lagos government, LG chairmen spend millions on "Aso Ebi" for Tinubu’s birthday

Lagosians groan over the traffic gridlock in the state over the birthday celebrations of the former state governor

AEPB set to charge hotels, eatries for waste generation

Environmental agency says it will soon begin to charge hotels in accordance to the amount of liquid and solid wastes they generate

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Adamawa ministry rescues 21 women from prison

The women affairs ministry says 21 women were jailed for not paying back loans owed Microfinance banks

Perm sec, 5 others jailed over N32b police pension fraud

Judge says the six persons accused of stealing N32b Police Pensions funds must be transferred from EFCC detention to Kuje prisons