Again, Southern Cameroonians Ask Govt to Release Detained Leaders

[This Day] Abuja -A group of Southern Cameroonians on Monday called on the Nigerian government to release 12 ‘secessionist’ leaders arrested on January 5, 2018 by Nigerian security operatives in Abuja.

[This Day] Abuja -A group of Southern Cameroonians on Monday called on the Nigerian government to release 12 'secessionist' leaders arrested on January 5, 2018 by Nigerian security operatives in Abuja.

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Osinbajo Leaves for Davos After Attending George Weah’s Swearing-in

[This Day] Abuja -Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday arrived Davos, Switzerland, to participate in the 48th annual general meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) taking place between today and Saturday.

[This Day] Abuja -Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday arrived Davos, Switzerland, to participate in the 48th annual general meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) taking place between today and Saturday.

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Protesters Shut Down Town in Bloody Protest Against Drugs

[News24Wire] Townships in Mogale City and the Krugersdorp central business district (CBD) were effectively shut down on Monday as thousands of protesters clashed with police.

[News24Wire] Townships in Mogale City and the Krugersdorp central business district (CBD) were effectively shut down on Monday as thousands of protesters clashed with police.

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Govt to Complete 22-Year-Old Sabke Dam Project Soon – Official

[Daily Trust] Work on the abandoned Sabke Dam, meant to provide irrigation facilities to no fewer than 3,000 farmers in Maiadua Local Government Area, Katsina State, has reached 80 per cent completion stage.

[Daily Trust] Work on the abandoned Sabke Dam, meant to provide irrigation facilities to no fewer than 3,000 farmers in Maiadua Local Government Area, Katsina State, has reached 80 per cent completion stage.

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Dangote Receives Land for U.S.$150 Million Solar Power Project in Kano

[Daily Trust] Kano -Kano state government has handed over 150 hectares of land to Dangote Group for the development of $150m Dangote/Black Rhino solar power plant in Zakirai, Gabasawa local government area of the state.

[Daily Trust] Kano -Kano state government has handed over 150 hectares of land to Dangote Group for the development of $150m Dangote/Black Rhino solar power plant in Zakirai, Gabasawa local government area of the state.

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Not Too Young to Run – 12 States Pass Bill – Civil Rights Group

[Premium Times] Over a month after the Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Ali Ahmad, gave assurance that the ‘Not Too Young To Run’ bill will be passed by the various state Houses of Assembly before December 25, 2017, a civil rights group sa…

[Premium Times] Over a month after the Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Ali Ahmad, gave assurance that the 'Not Too Young To Run' bill will be passed by the various state Houses of Assembly before December 25, 2017, a civil rights group said only 12 states have done so.

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I’ll Give My Best to All Nigerians, Buhari Tells South East Leaders

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja pledged to give his best to all Nigerians, guided by a clear conscience in making decisions for the progress of the country.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja pledged to give his best to all Nigerians, guided by a clear conscience in making decisions for the progress of the country.

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Oando Audit in ‘Doubt’ As Emir Sanusi Brokers Peace

[Premium Times] A key shareholder of Nigeria’s indigenous oil and gas firm, Oando Plc, has withdrawn his petition to the Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, following a peace deal with the oil firm’s chief executive officer, Wale Tinubu.

[Premium Times] A key shareholder of Nigeria's indigenous oil and gas firm, Oando Plc, has withdrawn his petition to the Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, following a peace deal with the oil firm's chief executive officer, Wale Tinubu.

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