Fayose Speaks On Quit Notice to Igbos By Northern Groups

[Premium Times] The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose, has said that the declaration by some groups in Northern Nigeria that Igbos in the north should leave the region has the potency to cause anarchy in the country.

[Premium Times] The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose, has said that the declaration by some groups in Northern Nigeria that Igbos in the north should leave the region has the potency to cause anarchy in the country.

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NNPC Operations Recorded 60 Percent Growth in March – Report

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, recorded over 60.19 per cent growth in its operations in March 2017, the national oil company’s latest financial and operations report shows.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, recorded over 60.19 per cent growth in its operations in March 2017, the national oil company's latest financial and operations report shows.

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Jonathan’s Former Aide Blasts Ango Abdullahi Over Comments On Calls for Igbo Exit

[Premium Times] A former communication aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, has dismissed a recent claim by the spokesperson of Northern Elders’ Forum, Ango Abdullahi, who said Northern Nigeria provided the resources used to develop the…

[Premium Times] A former communication aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, has dismissed a recent claim by the spokesperson of Northern Elders' Forum, Ango Abdullahi, who said Northern Nigeria provided the resources used to develop the southern part of the country pre-independence.

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10.5 Million Out-of-School Children Ticking Time-Bomb, Says Saraki

[Guardian] The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has described as “alarming and a ticking time bomb” the no fewer than 10.5 million children in the country believed to be out of school.

[Guardian] The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has described as "alarming and a ticking time bomb" the no fewer than 10.5 million children in the country believed to be out of school.

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Recession Slowed My Performance As Sokoto Governor – Tambuwal

[Premium Times] Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State said the current recession in the country had hindered his zeal to deliver more dividends of democracy to the people of the state.

[Premium Times] Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State said the current recession in the country had hindered his zeal to deliver more dividends of democracy to the people of the state.

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Taraba Speaker Hails Buhari, Drums Support for Anti-Open Grazing Bill

[This Day] Jalingo -The Speaker of Taraba State House of Assembly, Hon. Abel Peter Diah, has hailed the performance of President Muhammadu Buhari since assuming office particularly his stance against corruption.

[This Day] Jalingo -The Speaker of Taraba State House of Assembly, Hon. Abel Peter Diah, has hailed the performance of President Muhammadu Buhari since assuming office particularly his stance against corruption.

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Boko Haram Strikes Again in Borno – Two Killed

[Premium Times] Two local vigilante personnel were left dead on Saturday night after gunmen believed to be Boko Haram members attacked Yale village in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno State, officials said.

[Premium Times] Two local vigilante personnel were left dead on Saturday night after gunmen believed to be Boko Haram members attacked Yale village in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno State, officials said.

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Why Major General Tinyefuza Attempted to Leave the Army Over Harassment

[Monitor] The surprise resignation had sparked a war of words between the petitioner and his bosses who were angered by his testimony to the parliamentary committee. When he appeared before court, junior Defence minister Amama Mbabazi said the petition…

[Monitor] The surprise resignation had sparked a war of words between the petitioner and his bosses who were angered by his testimony to the parliamentary committee. When he appeared before court, junior Defence minister Amama Mbabazi said the petitioner remained a member of the armed forces even after his appointment to the public service in 1993.

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