Panel Exonerates Army From Allegations of Extra-Judicial Killings, Rape

[Guardian] Abuja -The Special Board of Inquiry (SBOI) set up by the authorities of the Nigerian Army to look into alleged killing of protesters and human rights violations by its personnel who are involved in the fight against insurgency in the North E…

[Guardian] Abuja -The Special Board of Inquiry (SBOI) set up by the authorities of the Nigerian Army to look into alleged killing of protesters and human rights violations by its personnel who are involved in the fight against insurgency in the North East and internal security operations in the South East, yesterday, unveiled the content of its report

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Osinbajo to South East Leaders – Shun Tit-for-Tat

[Vanguard] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday met with Southeast governors and other leaders of thought from the region and urged them not to be tempted into a tit-for-tat amid hate speeches across the country.

[Vanguard] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday met with Southeast governors and other leaders of thought from the region and urged them not to be tempted into a tit-for-tat amid hate speeches across the country.

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Tomato Farmers Adopt Different Strategies for Rain-Fed Cultivation

[Daily Trust] Katsina -Tomato farmers usually shift to cultivation of other crops when the rainy season sets in because tomatoes do not do well in the rainy season. The result is that tomatoes become scarce and therefore expensive. However, some farmer…

[Daily Trust] Katsina -Tomato farmers usually shift to cultivation of other crops when the rainy season sets in because tomatoes do not do well in the rainy season. The result is that tomatoes become scarce and therefore expensive. However, some farmers in Katsina State are making inroads by adopting simple strategies to continue with its cultivation, despite the rains.

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Conduct Tribunal Clears Saraki

[Daily Trust] The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) yesterday discharged Senate President Bukola Saraki in the 18-count charge of false and anticipatory assets declaration, filed against him since September 2015 by the Federal Government.

[Daily Trust] The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) yesterday discharged Senate President Bukola Saraki in the 18-count charge of false and anticipatory assets declaration, filed against him since September 2015 by the Federal Government.

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Govt Charges 6 Men Over Illegal Importation of 661 Firearms

[Daily Trust] Five men on Wednesday appeared before a Federal High Court Lagos over alleged illegal importation of 661 pump-action rifles into the country without lawful authority.

[Daily Trust] Five men on Wednesday appeared before a Federal High Court Lagos over alleged illegal importation of 661 pump-action rifles into the country without lawful authority.

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MP Proposes Half-Public and Half-Private Schools

[Nation] A third category of schools may soon be established in the country if Parliament adopts amendments to the Basic Education Act introduced in the House on Wednesday morning.

[Nation] A third category of schools may soon be established in the country if Parliament adopts amendments to the Basic Education Act introduced in the House on Wednesday morning.

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Senate to Consider National Conference Report

[This Day] The Senate Wednesday called on the executive to transmit to it the recommendations of the 2014 National Conference for consideration by the National Assembly in order to fashion out solutions to agitations in different sections of the country.

[This Day] The Senate Wednesday called on the executive to transmit to it the recommendations of the 2014 National Conference for consideration by the National Assembly in order to fashion out solutions to agitations in different sections of the country.

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Attack On Jonathan – Niger Delta Group Brands Amaechi, Oshiomhole Double-Faced Liars

[This Day] For attacking former President Goodluck Jonathan, the Save Ijaw Nation Group (SING) has taken the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, and former Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, to the cleaners, describing them as double-faced liars …

[This Day] For attacking former President Goodluck Jonathan, the Save Ijaw Nation Group (SING) has taken the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, and former Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, to the cleaners, describing them as double-faced liars and serial betrayers.

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