Jubilee Party Seeks to Tame Violence in Counties

[Nation] Jubilee Party has sacked party officials in a move aimed at dealing with violence that has rocked the choice of county election board officials. The fired include three officials from Murang’a and Kirinyaga Counties following the ugly confront…

[Nation] Jubilee Party has sacked party officials in a move aimed at dealing with violence that has rocked the choice of county election board officials. The fired include three officials from Murang'a and Kirinyaga Counties following the ugly confrontations on Friday.

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‘My Novel Gives Context to the Fulani Herdsmen Crisis’

[Daily Trust] The setting was purely coincidental. In search of a quiet place to talk, we somehow ended up by the poolside of the Transcorp Hilton, at a bar called ‘Fulani’. It was a curious coincidence since Dr. Munzali Ahmadu Dantata and I, were goin…

[Daily Trust] The setting was purely coincidental. In search of a quiet place to talk, we somehow ended up by the poolside of the Transcorp Hilton, at a bar called 'Fulani'. It was a curious coincidence since Dr. Munzali Ahmadu Dantata and I, were going to talk about his debut novel Tammunnde, which chronicles the life of three generations of a Fulani family. I did not think the author even noticed this.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lagos Govt’s New Policy Will Destroy Businesses, Worsen Waste Problem – Waste Managers’ Consultant

[Premium Times] In this interview with PREMIUM TIMES, Olalekan Owojori, the Director Wellbeck Consulting Limited and consultant to the Association of Waste Managers in Nigeria, speaks about the challenges faced by private waste operators in Lagos, gove…

[Premium Times] In this interview with PREMIUM TIMES, Olalekan Owojori, the Director Wellbeck Consulting Limited and consultant to the Association of Waste Managers in Nigeria, speaks about the challenges faced by private waste operators in Lagos, government's failed interventions, and the recent move to replace the local waste collectors with some foreign investors

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Fans Mock Girl Who Professed Love for Don Jazzy

[Vanguard] As a superstar music maker, MAVINS’ don, Don Jazzy, is a man many women will go for in a big way. In fact many have professed love for the music guru but it seems none has been as desperate as a Netherlands-based Nigerian woman who made a vi…

[Vanguard] As a superstar music maker, MAVINS' don, Don Jazzy, is a man many women will go for in a big way. In fact many have professed love for the music guru but it seems none has been as desperate as a Netherlands-based Nigerian woman who made a video of herself, crying and begging the music don to love and marry her.

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Exclusive – Police Special Forces Deployed to Southern Kaduna Lament Lack of Weapons, Welfare

[Premium Times] Members of Nigeria police special forces unit on deployment in Southern Kaduna have accused police authorities of neglecting them, and failing to provide needed equipment as they confront skirmishes that have killed hundreds in the area.

[Premium Times] Members of Nigeria police special forces unit on deployment in Southern Kaduna have accused police authorities of neglecting them, and failing to provide needed equipment as they confront skirmishes that have killed hundreds in the area.

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Magu – Leaked SSS Report Vindicates Us – Nigerian Senate

[Premium Times] The leaked report of the State Security Service to the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, has vindicated the Senate on its repeated rejection of Ibrahim Magu as substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes…

[Premium Times] The leaked report of the State Security Service to the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, has vindicated the Senate on its repeated rejection of Ibrahim Magu as substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, its spokesperson said.

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Certificate Controversy – Dino Melaye’s Schoolmate Speaks

[Premium Times] A schoolmate of controversial senator, Dino Melaye, at the Ahmadu Bello University, ABU, has described the travails of the senator as retribution for his alleged past misdeeds.

[Premium Times] A schoolmate of controversial senator, Dino Melaye, at the Ahmadu Bello University, ABU, has described the travails of the senator as retribution for his alleged past misdeeds.

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