‘Fight Against Boko Haram Insurgents Coming to an End’

[Guardian] Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, on Thursday said results from the sustained onslaught on Boko Haram insurgents showed that the fight against the terrorist group would soon be over.

[Guardian] Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, on Thursday said results from the sustained onslaught on Boko Haram insurgents showed that the fight against the terrorist group would soon be over.

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Unicef, Niger Govt Sign N600 Million MOU for 2017 Work Plan

[Premium Times] The United Nations Children’s Education Fund (UNICEF) has signed N600 million Memorandum of Understanding with Niger Government for the 2017 annual work plan.

[Premium Times] The United Nations Children's Education Fund (UNICEF) has signed N600 million Memorandum of Understanding with Niger Government for the 2017 annual work plan.

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Reggae Superstar Tarrus Riley Jets in Tomorrow

[263Chat] Jamaican lovers-rock-reggae superstar Tarrus Riley is expected to land at the Harare International Airport tomorrow ahead of his show on Saturday at the Harare International Conference.

[263Chat] Jamaican lovers-rock-reggae superstar Tarrus Riley is expected to land at the Harare International Airport tomorrow ahead of his show on Saturday at the Harare International Conference.

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Proposed MKO Abiola Airport in Osun to Gulp N69 Billion

[Premium Times] The proposed M. K. O Abiola International Airport in Ido-Osun, Osun, will cost N69 billion under a concession arrangement with an indigenous company, AWOL International, an official has said.

[Premium Times] The proposed M. K. O Abiola International Airport in Ido-Osun, Osun, will cost N69 billion under a concession arrangement with an indigenous company, AWOL International, an official has said.

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Govt Recovers $85 Million in Malabu Oil Deal From UK

[Vanguard] The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, Thursday, disclosed that the Buhari-led government has recovered $85million from the United Kingdom as part of the stolen funds from the Malabu Oil deal.

[Vanguard] The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, Thursday, disclosed that the Buhari-led government has recovered $85million from the United Kingdom as part of the stolen funds from the Malabu Oil deal.

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Octopizzo Slams Jaguar With a Twitter Jibe On Kibera Violence

[Nairobi News] Rapper Octopizzo on Thursday slammed Starehe MP Charles Kanyi, alias Jaguar, over a remark the politician made on the violent demonstrations witnessed in Kibera on election day.

[Nairobi News] Rapper Octopizzo on Thursday slammed Starehe MP Charles Kanyi, alias Jaguar, over a remark the politician made on the violent demonstrations witnessed in Kibera on election day.

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$1.3bn Malabu Deal – Process for Arrest of Ex-AGF, Adoke, Others Ongoing – Govt

[Vanguard] The Federal Government, on Thursday, said it would soon conclude process for the arrest and extradition of the immediate past Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Mohammed Adoke, SAN, back to Nigeria to face trial …

[Vanguard] The Federal Government, on Thursday, said it would soon conclude process for the arrest and extradition of the immediate past Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Mohammed Adoke, SAN, back to Nigeria to face trial over his alleged complicity in the $1.3billion Malabu oil fraud.

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Reps Reject Move to Set Up Seaport in Edo

[Premium Times] The House of Representatives on Thursday rejected a motion to establish Gele-Gele Seaport and concession its management to Edo State Government including declaring it an export and import free trade zone.

[Premium Times] The House of Representatives on Thursday rejected a motion to establish Gele-Gele Seaport and concession its management to Edo State Government including declaring it an export and import free trade zone.

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Wanted Maina’s Governorship Campaign Posters Flood Abuja, Kaduna

[Vanguard] Wanted ex-Chairman of Presidential Task Force on Pensions reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina, may have gone underground but his political campaign posters for the office of the governor of Borno State in 2019 have already flooded parts of Abuja, th…

[Vanguard] Wanted ex-Chairman of Presidential Task Force on Pensions reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina, may have gone underground but his political campaign posters for the office of the governor of Borno State in 2019 have already flooded parts of Abuja, the federal capital territory and Kaduna metropolis.

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FEC Approves 2018 Draft Budget, Road Trust Fund, 14KM Transmission Line

[Vanguard] The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the 2018 draft budget proposal, Road Trust Fund (RTF) and the construction of 14-kilometre 330KVA transmission line to evacuate power from Azura power plant in Edo.

[Vanguard] The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the 2018 draft budget proposal, Road Trust Fund (RTF) and the construction of 14-kilometre 330KVA transmission line to evacuate power from Azura power plant in Edo.

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