Four Killed As Building Collapses in Imo

[Guardian] Owerri -Four occupants of a two-storey building on Fire Service/Mbaise Road, in Owerri, the Imo State capital died after the building collapsed in the early hours of yesterday. Five other occupants of the building, which is opposite the Ower…

[Guardian] Owerri -Four occupants of a two-storey building on Fire Service/Mbaise Road, in Owerri, the Imo State capital died after the building collapsed in the early hours of yesterday. Five other occupants of the building, which is opposite the Owerri Area Police Command headquarters, were rescued but they sustained various degrees of injuries.

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Buhari’s Illness – the Need to Know

[Guardian] The time has indeed come for the people of Nigeria, employers of President Muhammadu Buhari, to know the nature of the illness that has kept him in the United Kingdom for most of 2017. Certainly, the rumour surrounding the true nature of the…

[Guardian] The time has indeed come for the people of Nigeria, employers of President Muhammadu Buhari, to know the nature of the illness that has kept him in the United Kingdom for most of 2017. Certainly, the rumour surrounding the true nature of the illness has grown from anxiety to fear in the country. And the dark clouds over the exact nature of what has been wrong with Nigeria's president have led to another past time: trips by the Acting President, the President's wife, political party chieftains and some gove

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IMF Harps On Need to Step Up Fight Against Money Laundering

[This Day] Corrupt officials, tax cheats, and the financial backers of terrorism have one thing in common: they often exploit vulnerabilities in financial systems to facilitate their crimes, the International Monetary Fund has noted.

[This Day] Corrupt officials, tax cheats, and the financial backers of terrorism have one thing in common: they often exploit vulnerabilities in financial systems to facilitate their crimes, the International Monetary Fund has noted.

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Late Penalty Gives Benin Surprise Win Over Nigeria

[This Day] Home-based Super Eagles’ quest for appearance in the finals of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) suffered a setback yesterday as Squirrels of Benin recorded a surprise 1-0 win over Nigeria in Cotonou.

[This Day] Home-based Super Eagles' quest for appearance in the finals of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) suffered a setback yesterday as Squirrels of Benin recorded a surprise 1-0 win over Nigeria in Cotonou.

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Jonathan Should Apologise for Incubating Corruption, Says DG Von

[This Day] Abuja -A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Director General of the Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr. Osita Okechukwu, has demanded an apology from ex-President Goodluck Jonathan for his dismal approach to the fight against c…

[This Day] Abuja -A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Director General of the Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr. Osita Okechukwu, has demanded an apology from ex-President Goodluck Jonathan for his dismal approach to the fight against corruption during his tenure in office.

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Nigeria Set to Benefit From Deep Sea Mining

[This Day] The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Dakuku Peterside,  has stated that Nigeria is set to benefit from the deep sea mining through effective harnessing of the opportunities by working with the International Seabed Authority.

[This Day] The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Dakuku Peterside,  has stated that Nigeria is set to benefit from the deep sea mining through effective harnessing of the opportunities by working with the International Seabed Authority.

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If Oil Can’t Save Venezuela, It Sure Can’t Save Nigeria!

[This Day] When I proposed electric cars for Nigeria and started driving one, many laughed. Today, France, U.K. and Norway have banned petrol cars from between 2025-2040.

[This Day] When I proposed electric cars for Nigeria and started driving one, many laughed. Today, France, U.K. and Norway have banned petrol cars from between 2025-2040.

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No Air Accidents Linked to Weather in 10 Years, Says NiMet

[Daily Trust] The Director-General, Nigerian Meteorological Agency, Prof. Sani Mashi, says there has not been any air traffic accident linked to weather within the last 10 years.

[Daily Trust] The Director-General, Nigerian Meteorological Agency, Prof. Sani Mashi, says there has not been any air traffic accident linked to weather within the last 10 years.

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Country Second Behind USA in London World Champs

[Nation] London -Team Kenya hauled 11 medals; five gold, two silver and four bronze to finish second behind United States in the medal standings as the London World Championships came to a close Sunday.

[Nation] London -Team Kenya hauled 11 medals; five gold, two silver and four bronze to finish second behind United States in the medal standings as the London World Championships came to a close Sunday.

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