Apo Six Victims’ Families Take Protest to AGF

[Daily Trust] Family members of six traders who were killed in Abuja in June 2005 yesterday took their protest to the office of the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), to register their displeasure over th…

[Daily Trust] Family members of six traders who were killed in Abuja in June 2005 yesterday took their protest to the office of the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), to register their displeasure over the judgment of an Abuja High Court which sentenced to death two out of the six police officers who were charged for complicity in the killings.

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Pastor Gbenga Oso – How I’ve Been Helping Hundreds of Women to Be Mothers

[This Day] The excited woman lined up on the rostrum, rocking gently babies craddled in their warm arms as they dance slowly to the church’s songs of praise. Amidst them is a man. Is he he responsible for all the babies? Pastor Gbenga Oso, the General …

[This Day] The excited woman lined up on the rostrum, rocking gently babies craddled in their warm arms as they dance slowly to the church's songs of praise. Amidst them is a man. Is he he responsible for all the babies? Pastor Gbenga Oso, the General Overseer of Laughter Foundation International Ministry a.k.a. God's Baby Factory, has become an enigma among ministers of God in Nigeria. His ministry is rare and likewise the man who has braved all odds to put smiles on the faces of childless couples in Nigeria through

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It’s a Colossal Loss – Saraki

[Guardian] Abuja -Senate President Bukola Saraki has described the death of the former military governor of the defunct Midwestern State, Brig-Gen Samuel Ogbemudia as a colossal loss to the country, especially coming at a time Nigerians are still mourn…

[Guardian] Abuja -Senate President Bukola Saraki has described the death of the former military governor of the defunct Midwestern State, Brig-Gen Samuel Ogbemudia as a colossal loss to the country, especially coming at a time Nigerians are still mourning the demise of another elder statesman and former governor of the defunct Western Region, General Robert Adeyinka Adebayo.

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Adebayo Was a Cosmopolitan Leader – Babangida

[Daily Trust] Minna -Former military president, General Ibrahim Babangida, yesterday described the late former governor of the defunct Western State, General Adeyinka Adebayo, as a cosmopolitan leader. In a message he personally signed, Babangida said …

[Daily Trust] Minna -Former military president, General Ibrahim Babangida, yesterday described the late former governor of the defunct Western State, General Adeyinka Adebayo, as a cosmopolitan leader. In a message he personally signed, Babangida said "at 89, one would think age was well-spent and it was time for him to go and have a deserved rest, but losing a dear one no matter the age, comes with grief, pains, sorrow and nostalgia."

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Frowns, Smiles Follow Kaduna Airport’s Boom Time

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The boom time the Kaduna International Airport has been expecting since January, when the federal government announced its decision to close down the Abuja International Airport for six weeks finally came on Wednesday. As the gove…

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The boom time the Kaduna International Airport has been expecting since January, when the federal government announced its decision to close down the Abuja International Airport for six weeks finally came on Wednesday. As the government announced the closure of the Abuja Airport by midnight of Tuesday in line with the plan, Kaduna Airport responded almost immediately with a flurry of activities.

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Agatu Still in Fear, Says Rep

[Daily Trust] The people of Agatu in Benue State are still living in fear due to the presence of heavily armed herdsmen, a member of the House of Representatives has said. Adamu Ochepo Entonu (Apa/Agatu Federal Constituency), said at a press conference…

[Daily Trust] The people of Agatu in Benue State are still living in fear due to the presence of heavily armed herdsmen, a member of the House of Representatives has said. Adamu Ochepo Entonu (Apa/Agatu Federal Constituency), said at a press conference in Abuja yesterday that the herdsmen were empowered to resettle in Agatu by the state government without being disarmed.

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I Still Have Confidence in President, Says Woman Who Named Son After Buhari

[Daily Trust] Jos -Jos-based housewife Khadija Auwalu named her son after President Muhammadu Buhari in 2011, after she went into labour queuing to vote for him. She delivered her son and returned to the polling unit to cast her vote for Buhari, instan…

[Daily Trust] Jos -Jos-based housewife Khadija Auwalu named her son after President Muhammadu Buhari in 2011, after she went into labour queuing to vote for him. She delivered her son and returned to the polling unit to cast her vote for Buhari, instantly catching the nation's imagination. Now, many years later, Daily Trust spoke to her.

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Why Government Is Losing the Propaganda War

[Daily Trust] No non-partisan Nigerian with even the littlest intelligence doubts that willful lies and propaganda are the Buhari government’s most potent tools of governance. That’s why I called the government a “propagandocracy” in last week’s column.

[Daily Trust] No non-partisan Nigerian with even the littlest intelligence doubts that willful lies and propaganda are the Buhari government's most potent tools of governance. That's why I called the government a "propagandocracy" in last week's column.

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