Family in Shock Over Kidnap of Minister of State’s Brother, Ogba Zoo Bloodbath

[Guardian] Benin City -The police in Edo State yesterday said it was yet to make any arrest over Sunday’s kidnap of the Managing Director of the Ogba Zoological Gardens, Dr. Andy Ehanire, in Benin City. Andy is a brother to the Minister of State for He…

[Guardian] Benin City -The police in Edo State yesterday said it was yet to make any arrest over Sunday's kidnap of the Managing Director of the Ogba Zoological Gardens, Dr. Andy Ehanire, in Benin City. Andy is a brother to the Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire.

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APC Flays Sagay Over Remarks On Officials, Membership Recruitment

[Guardian] The leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday came down heavy on Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay (SAN) for describing it as “the most unprincipled grou…

[Guardian] The leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday came down heavy on Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay (SAN) for describing it as "the most unprincipled group of people who are "encouraging and accepting rogues" in the party.

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Peter Okoye Splits From P-Square

[Guardian] Nigerian Hip-hop twins, Peter and Paul Okoye of the popular stage name Psquare,that dominated the Nigerian music industry for many years, have finally split up.

[Guardian] Nigerian Hip-hop twins, Peter and Paul Okoye of the popular stage name Psquare,that dominated the Nigerian music industry for many years, have finally split up.

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Nigeria Should Go Back to 1963 Constitution, Says NADECO

[Guardian] The National Democratic Coalition (NADECO), a platform of distinguished Nigerians committed to securing and protecting democracy in Nigeria, met at the weekend in Lagos “to rise and defend democracy in our dear country.” Below is the stateme…

[Guardian] The National Democratic Coalition (NADECO), a platform of distinguished Nigerians committed to securing and protecting democracy in Nigeria, met at the weekend in Lagos "to rise and defend democracy in our dear country." Below is the statement issued at the end of the meeting attended by chieftains such as Dr. Amos Akingba, Chiefs Ayo Opadokun and Ayo Adebanjo and many others including the group's Chairman, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu:

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Lawyers Urged to Be Creative in Litigating Maternal Health Issues

[Guardian] With recurring incidents around maternal health in the country and little or no justice achieved, lawyers have been urged to be creative in pursuing justice for the victims.

[Guardian] With recurring incidents around maternal health in the country and little or no justice achieved, lawyers have been urged to be creative in pursuing justice for the victims.

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IPOB, Budget Delay Top Agenda As Senate Resumes

[Guardian] Abuja -Two contentious issues – the way the Federal Government is managing the separatist group, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and how the National Assembly will tackle budget delays- will engage senators as they return to the red chamb…

[Guardian] Abuja -Two contentious issues - the way the Federal Government is managing the separatist group, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and how the National Assembly will tackle budget delays- will engage senators as they return to the red chamber today.

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EU-Nigeria Trade Hit €19.9 Billion in 2016

[Guardian] Counsellor and Head of Trade and Economics of the European Union Delegation to Nigeria and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Fillippo Amato, has said trade between Nigeria and European Union (EU) member states stood at …

[Guardian] Counsellor and Head of Trade and Economics of the European Union Delegation to Nigeria and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Fillippo Amato, has said trade between Nigeria and European Union (EU) member states stood at 19.9 billion Euros in 2016,

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Unreserved Commitment to Global Peace, Stability

[Ethiopian Herald] Since September 1, 2017, Ethiopia has assumed month long presidency of United Nations Security Council (UNSC). Last Thursday, UNSC President Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn tabled draft resolution on the reform of United Nations…

[Ethiopian Herald] Since September 1, 2017, Ethiopia has assumed month long presidency of United Nations Security Council (UNSC). Last Thursday, UNSC President Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn tabled draft resolution on the reform of United Nations peace keeping operations. Having debated openly, members of the council unanimously passed the resolution.

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Office Says Public Holidays Symbolize Peace, Unity

[Ethiopian Herald] The Finding of the True Cross (Maskal) celebration, New Year, Irreecha (Thanks Giving Day – an element of the Oromo Gada System), and other public holidays in the nation are symbols of peace and unity, says Government Communication A…

[Ethiopian Herald] The Finding of the True Cross (Maskal) celebration, New Year, Irreecha (Thanks Giving Day - an element of the Oromo Gada System), and other public holidays in the nation are symbols of peace and unity, says Government Communication Affairs Office.

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