Benue Killings – Senate Committee Urges Govt to Explore Libya, Boko Haram Link

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate Committee on Police Affairs has urged the federal government to investigate the possibility that those responsible for the killings in Benue State and other parts of the country, may be fleeing Boko Haram insurgents and dis…

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate Committee on Police Affairs has urged the federal government to investigate the possibility that those responsible for the killings in Benue State and other parts of the country, may be fleeing Boko Haram insurgents and displaced soldiers from Libya.

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9Mobile Sale – Jan 16 Is Deadline for Bidders to Submit Final Bids, NCC Clarifies

[This Day] The telecoms industry regulator, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), thursday gave further clarification on the true position of 9mobile sale by Barclays Africa, in relation to the January 16 date earlier announced.

[This Day] The telecoms industry regulator, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), thursday gave further clarification on the true position of 9mobile sale by Barclays Africa, in relation to the January 16 date earlier announced.

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Killers of Kachikwu’s Uncle to Die By Hanging

[This Day] Asaba -Killers of the 75-year-old uncle of the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, Diokpa Felix Boise, were thursday sentenced to death by hanging.

[This Day] Asaba -Killers of the 75-year-old uncle of the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, Diokpa Felix Boise, were thursday sentenced to death by hanging.

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Senate Committee On Defence Pledges Support for Armed Force Retirees

[This Day] To ensure a smooth transition into civil life for the retirees of the Armed Forces, the Senate Committee on Defence, has pledged more support for the Nigerian Armed Forces Resettlement Centre (NAFRC).

[This Day] To ensure a smooth transition into civil life for the retirees of the Armed Forces, the Senate Committee on Defence, has pledged more support for the Nigerian Armed Forces Resettlement Centre (NAFRC).

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Jonathan Dealt Decisively With Fulani Herdsmen Crisis

[This Day] The statement by the presidency that 756 Nigerians were killed by Fulani herdsmen in two years during the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan has been described as mischievous and callous.

[This Day] The statement by the presidency that 756 Nigerians were killed by Fulani herdsmen in two years during the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan has been described as mischievous and callous.

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Herdsmen/Farmers’ Conflict – What We’re Having Is a ‘Communal Situation’, IG Maintains

[This Day] Lafia -The Inspector General of Police (IG), Ibrahim Idris, has maintained that the crisis between herdsmen and farmers on the border of Nasarawa and Benue States is a communal situation.

[This Day] Lafia -The Inspector General of Police (IG), Ibrahim Idris, has maintained that the crisis between herdsmen and farmers on the border of Nasarawa and Benue States is a communal situation.

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NLC Defies Threat By Police, El-Rufai, Holds Mass Protest in Kaduna

[This Day] Kaduna -The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) thursday staged a mass protest against the sacking of teachers and local government workers in Kaduna State, despite threats by the police and the state government.

[This Day] Kaduna -The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) thursday staged a mass protest against the sacking of teachers and local government workers in Kaduna State, despite threats by the police and the state government.

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How Onlookers Took Pictures As Family of 7 Battled for Life in Auto Crash

[Vanguard] Mr. Lawrence Ughamadu, a pastor, narrated, on his Facebook page, an engaging experience he had with people heading to church and victims of a ghastly car accident on Sunday, January 7. He started his story by stating that many Nigerians are …

[Vanguard] Mr. Lawrence Ughamadu, a pastor, narrated, on his Facebook page, an engaging experience he had with people heading to church and victims of a ghastly car accident on Sunday, January 7. He started his story by stating that many Nigerians are like killer-herdsmen.

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Maj Gen Patekile On His Appointment As Mount Road Cluster Commander

[SAPS] Mount Road Cluster Commander, Maj Gen Patekile engaging with media on his new appointment as the Cluster Commander. Bay TV and various media houses in Port Elizabeth were introduced to Maj Gen Patekile. Maj Gen Patekile informed the media that a…

[SAPS] Mount Road Cluster Commander, Maj Gen Patekile engaging with media on his new appointment as the Cluster Commander. Bay TV and various media houses in Port Elizabeth were introduced to Maj Gen Patekile. Maj Gen Patekile informed the media that active community participation is crucial in our fight against crime. 'Success can only be attained through forging strong partnerships with all sectors of the community. The involvement of the youth is also pivotal. Youth oriented prevention strategies show that cri

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