Buhari Has Never Called Me to Allocate Oil Blocks, Contracts – Minister

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has in the last three years not made attempts to get the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, to discretionarily allocate oil blocks or contracts to any of his associates, the ministe…

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has in the last three years not made attempts to get the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, to discretionarily allocate oil blocks or contracts to any of his associates, the minister claimed Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

#BloodOnTheFlag – Nigerians Protest Killings With Graphic Photos On Social Media

[This is Africa] Nigerian celebrities are fed up with violence, and have taken to social media with graphic videos depicting the killings by herdsmen going on in the country.

[This is Africa] Nigerian celebrities are fed up with violence, and have taken to social media with graphic videos depicting the killings by herdsmen going on in the country.

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We Must Do Away With Our Differences to Stop Killings – Saraki

[Guardian] Nigeria Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has urged all government structures to put away all political differences and to make the security and welfare of Nigerians a top priority.

[Guardian] Nigeria Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has urged all government structures to put away all political differences and to make the security and welfare of Nigerians a top priority.

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Nigeria’s Internet Users Hit 103 Million – NCC

[Premium Times] The Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Umar Danbatta, on Tuesday described the growth of the internet as enormous with the number of users reaching 103 million in May.

[Premium Times] The Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Umar Danbatta, on Tuesday described the growth of the internet as enormous with the number of users reaching 103 million in May.

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Patience Jonathan’s Case: Court Refuses to Reverse Companies Guilty Plea

[Premium Times] A Lagos Division of the Federal High Court on Tuesday dismissed an application by four companies belonging to former first lady, Patience Jonathan, seeking to reverse a guilty plea entered by their directors two years ago.

[Premium Times] A Lagos Division of the Federal High Court on Tuesday dismissed an application by four companies belonging to former first lady, Patience Jonathan, seeking to reverse a guilty plea entered by their directors two years ago.

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Mikel Obi Told of Father’s Kidnap Before Argentina Game

[Premium Times] Crashing out of the World Cup earlier than anticipated was bad for John Mikel Obi, but it could have been worse for the Super Eagles captain, latest revelations have shown.

[Premium Times] Crashing out of the World Cup earlier than anticipated was bad for John Mikel Obi, but it could have been worse for the Super Eagles captain, latest revelations have shown.

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Veteran Actor Ignis Ekwe Dies

[Premium Times] Veteran Nollywood actor, Ignis Ekwe, is dead. The actor is popular for his roles in rested soap operas like “Behind The Clouds”, “Everyday People” and “Cockcrow At Dawn.”

[Premium Times] Veteran Nollywood actor, Ignis Ekwe, is dead. The actor is popular for his roles in rested soap operas like "Behind The Clouds", "Everyday People" and "Cockcrow At Dawn."

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