Adeboye – FG Fires Jim Obazee, FRC Boss

[Vanguard] The Federal Government, yesterday, effected a major shake-up in the boards of some public institutions, sweeping away the Executive Secretary/Chief Executive of the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria, FRCN, Mr Jim Osayande Obazee.

[Vanguard] The Federal Government, yesterday, effected a major shake-up in the boards of some public institutions, sweeping away the Executive Secretary/Chief Executive of the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria, FRCN, Mr Jim Osayande Obazee.

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Kwara Police Caution Against Fleeing Boko Haram Suspects

[Vanguard] Kwara State Police Command, yesterday, urged residents of the state to be at alert for fleeing Boko Haram terrorists recently flushed out of Sambisa Forest, saying there are possibilities of the insurgents infiltrating the state.

[Vanguard] Kwara State Police Command, yesterday, urged residents of the state to be at alert for fleeing Boko Haram terrorists recently flushed out of Sambisa Forest, saying there are possibilities of the insurgents infiltrating the state.

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Suspects Arrested for the Alleged Killing of a School Principal

[SAPS] Yesterday, 9 January 2017 at about 10:00 Eshowe detectives arrested a murder suspect who was wanted for the alleged killing of a school principal in the Eshowe area. The arrested suspect (23) will appear in the Eshowe Magistrate’s Court on Thurs…

[SAPS] Yesterday, 9 January 2017 at about 10:00 Eshowe detectives arrested a murder suspect who was wanted for the alleged killing of a school principal in the Eshowe area. The arrested suspect (23) will appear in the Eshowe Magistrate's Court on Thursday, 12 January 2017. It is alleged that on 2 January 2017 in the morning the victim, Busisiwe Nzuza (44) offered a lift to a hitch hiker from Empangeni towards Eshowe. While on their way, near Nkwalini, the hitch hiker allegedly produced a firearm and demanded the

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Good Convictions Achieved By Vehicle Identification Section in the Province

[SAPS] KwaZulu-Natal Vehicle Identification Section achieved good convictions in cases the section were investigating. From 1 October 2016 up to 31 December 2016 the members presented good evidence that lead to the conviction and sentencing of 27 accus…

[SAPS] KwaZulu-Natal Vehicle Identification Section achieved good convictions in cases the section were investigating. From 1 October 2016 up to 31 December 2016 the members presented good evidence that lead to the conviction and sentencing of 27 accused for various vehicle related crimes such as car hijacking, theft of motor vehicles, possession of stolen vehicles and possession of unlicensed firearms. These suspects were sentenced by various magistrate's courts in the province and their sentences are between fi

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Lawmakers Warn Buhari of Imminent Face-Off If…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Ahead of today’s resumption of the two chambers of the National Assembly, the legislators are warning that President Muhammadu Buhari could trigger an unneeded face-ff should he insist on having his way through the budget process.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Ahead of today's resumption of the two chambers of the National Assembly, the legislators are warning that President Muhammadu Buhari could trigger an unneeded face-ff should he insist on having his way through the budget process.

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PDP, Peterside in War of Words Over Dismissed Policemen

[Vanguard] Deputy Leader of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State, Dr Dakuku Peterside, and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state, yesterday, traded words over recent dismissal of six police officers attached to Governor Nyesom Wike…

[Vanguard] Deputy Leader of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State, Dr Dakuku Peterside, and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state, yesterday, traded words over recent dismissal of six police officers attached to Governor Nyesom Wike, by the Inspector General of Police, IGP.

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Nwodo, 4 Others Vie for Ohanaeze Presidency

[Vanguard] No less than five contestants, including a former minister for Information, Chief Nnia Nwodo, were yesterday screened for the position of President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, which election takes place today.

[Vanguard] No less than five contestants, including a former minister for Information, Chief Nnia Nwodo, were yesterday screened for the position of President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, which election takes place today.

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Govt Directs NNPC to Explore Alternative Energy Sources

[Vanguard] Worried by incessant attacks on oil installations, especially bursting of gas pipelines by the militants in the Niger Delta, the Federal Government has directed the management of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, to explore alte…

[Vanguard] Worried by incessant attacks on oil installations, especially bursting of gas pipelines by the militants in the Niger Delta, the Federal Government has directed the management of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, to explore alternative energy sources, with a view to addressing the problems of irregular power supply.

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Delta APC Crisis Gets Messier As Chairman, Suspended Scribe Trade Words

[Vanguard] The crisis rocking Delta State chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, is getting messier by the day as Chairman of the party, Prophet Jones Erue, and the embattled state Secretary, Mr. Chidi Okonji, have been at daggers drawn with accusa…

[Vanguard] The crisis rocking Delta State chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, is getting messier by the day as Chairman of the party, Prophet Jones Erue, and the embattled state Secretary, Mr. Chidi Okonji, have been at daggers drawn with accusations and counter accusations over collection of a N600, 000.00 grant by the Delta State Government to all political parties in the state, among others.

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