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Scotland Referendum: Afenifere group demands full devolution of power

The group says it is thrilling that the Scottish referendum is taking place now.

How I survived attack by gunmen on Kaduna community – Resident

Governor Yero condemned attack on Sanga communities.

Ebola: Federal government approves N200m for Rivers

The widow of Ike Enemuo, the Port Harcourt-based medical practitioner who died of Ebola disease, is well.

Youth Council endorses Maku for governorship

Mr. Maku was praised as the most suitable candidate for the job.

Nigerian Troops Not Attacked by Terrorists in Kogi – Army

The army says the military was recording successes in military operations in the North-East due to renewed morale, fighting spirit and combat efficiency of troops.

Ogun APC Crisis: Amosun loyalists to vacate secretariat donated by Osoba

Messrs. Amosun and Osoba have been in a long drawn supremacy battle.

PDP BoT shuts other candidates out, endorses Jonathan for 2015

The endorsement came few hours after PDP governors say Mr. Jonathan remain their favourite candidate for the party’s presidential ticket.

Police arrest 25 suspected criminals in Plateau

The Plateau State police said it recovered ammunition from the suspected criminals.

El-Rufai visits Yakowa’s hometown as he declares Kaduna guber bid

Mr. El Rufai calls for justice

Al-Makura declares state of emergency in state-owned schools

The governor says more funds will address the lack of facilities in many schools.

rape victim

Oyo hospital ‘sabotaged’ efforts to get justice for rape victim, says ex-NANS President

The victim was allegedly raped by a soldier

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Local Govt. staff in Nasarawa protest non-payment of salaries

The protesters say they have not been for August.

Jeremiah Useni, Chairman, ACF Board of Trustees

2015: Jeremiah Useni roots for Jonathan, says he’s done well

Mr. Useni says Jonathan is on his first tenure and eligible to contest a second term.

Nasarawa assembly to probe payment of half salaries to LG staff

Members warn that such practices could cause crisis in the state.

Sultan cautions politicians against using children as political thugs

The Sultan urges leaders of political parties and other Nigerians to ensure that the country is peaceful and united.

Senate leader spends N73m annually on scholarship scheme

Mr. Ndoma-Egba said he has plans to secure employment for graduates under his scholarship scheme.

Chevron Rig Fire: Bayelsa Youth Invade Oil platform over Compensation

The communities say Chevron has refused to pay compensation for the 2012 rig fire that lasted 50 days.

Ekiti Handover: Fayemi names 19-member Transition Committee

The inaugural meeting of the committee holds in Ado-Ekiti on Monday.

INEC advises Abuja residents to collect voter cards at area councils

“We will announce the Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) in the area council offices in due course.”

Niger delta pollution

Agip oil spill is killing us, Bayelsa farmers cry

“With this spill my efforts and labour has been in vain because I cannot harvest any healthy yam tuber from this farm…”

Nigeria: Delta State to close 800 illegal schools

The education commissioner also opposed free education.

Yoruba in dire need of empire builders like Oranyan – Alaafin

“The festival is also to establish the relevance of Yoruba culture in promoting global peace …”

Ogun Labour Party aspirants submit nomination forms

Mr. Osoba also hinted that the Labour Party could merge or align with other opposition parties in Ogun.

Federal Fire Service

Fire razes buildings, vehicles, others in Aiyetoro, Epe

The fire was put out by officials of the Lagos State Fire Services in Epe.

TAN Pro-Jonathan Rally Mishap: Governor Aliyu condoles victims

“As the Chief host, the governor feels highly concerned on the sad incident during the rally.