Petrol Price Increase Fraudulent, Say Reps

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives Ad hoc Committee reviewing 2016 increase in pump price of petrol, on Monday accused some government agencies of complicity in the policy.

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives Ad hoc Committee reviewing 2016 increase in pump price of petrol, on Monday accused some government agencies of complicity in the policy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Burna Boy Threatens Music Channel MTV Base

[Vanguard] It’s no longer news that controversial Nigerian singer, Burna Boy is known for making headlines for one nasty story or the other, as he never takes a chill pill on issues that donot satisfy his pride and ego.

[Vanguard] It's no longer news that controversial Nigerian singer, Burna Boy is known for making headlines for one nasty story or the other, as he never takes a chill pill on issues that donot satisfy his pride and ego.

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Govt to BBOG – We Are Partners Not Adversary

[Leadership] The federal government has urged the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group to see government as a partner rather than an adversary in the quest to secure the release of the Chibok girls who are still in captivity.

[Leadership] The federal government has urged the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group to see government as a partner rather than an adversary in the quest to secure the release of the Chibok girls who are still in captivity.

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Belgium Announces More Economic Missions to Nigeria

[Daily Trust] The Belgian Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Stephene De Loecker, on Monday announced his government’s plans to facilitate more Belgian economic missions into Nigeria this year and in the years ahead.

[Daily Trust] The Belgian Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Stephene De Loecker, on Monday announced his government's plans to facilitate more Belgian economic missions into Nigeria this year and in the years ahead.

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Govt to Launch Free Healthcare Programme in Niger Delta

[Daily Trust] Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani, says the Federal Government will soon embark on a free healthcare intervention scheme in the nine oil producing states as from next month.

[Daily Trust] Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Uguru Usani, says the Federal Government will soon embark on a free healthcare intervention scheme in the nine oil producing states as from next month.

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Why Buratai Drags Premium Times to Court – Army

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Army, Monday,explained that contrary to the claim by an online media platform, Premium Times that its ongoing legal battle with the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai was at its instance, it was not a party to it.

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Army, Monday,explained that contrary to the claim by an online media platform, Premium Times that its ongoing legal battle with the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai was at its instance, it was not a party to it.

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Beauty Queen Tackles Crime With Football

[Vanguard] A beauty queen Miss Yetunde Savage has initiated a football competition among youths in Ikorodu Local Government of Lagos, saying the tournament is one vital means of arresting restiveness in youths to curtailing the ever increasing crime ra…

[Vanguard] A beauty queen Miss Yetunde Savage has initiated a football competition among youths in Ikorodu Local Government of Lagos, saying the tournament is one vital means of arresting restiveness in youths to curtailing the ever increasing crime rate in the city.

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Army Vows to Charge Premium Times for Fraud

[Premium Times] Four days after the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, caused the raiding of PREMIUM TIMES offices and the arrest of the medium’s journalists, the army has indicated its intention to file charges against the news organisation for “frau…

[Premium Times] Four days after the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, caused the raiding of PREMIUM TIMES offices and the arrest of the medium's journalists, the army has indicated its intention to file charges against the news organisation for "fraudulently obtaining and disclosure of military information."

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236 People Buried After Camp Bombing – Official

[Premium Times] A total of 234 people were killed and buried after a Nigerian military jet mistakenly bombed a camp occupied by persons displaced by Boko Haram, an official has said.

[Premium Times] A total of 234 people were killed and buried after a Nigerian military jet mistakenly bombed a camp occupied by persons displaced by Boko Haram, an official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria