INEC Releases Time-Table to Recall Dino Melaye

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Monday released the time table for the recall of the senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye on Monday.

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Monday released the time table for the recall of the senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye on Monday.

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Tor Tiv Condemns High Bride Price, Expensive Burial Ceremonies

[Premium Times] The Tiv Paramount ruler, James Ayatse, on Monday advised his subjects against high bride price, saying that the practice was hindering young people from settling down.

[Premium Times] The Tiv Paramount ruler, James Ayatse, on Monday advised his subjects against high bride price, saying that the practice was hindering young people from settling down.

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Sultan Desperate to Jail Me, Says Sardauna’s Grandson

[Premium Times] Hassan Danbaba, a businessman and grandson of late Premier of Northern Nigeria, Ahmadu Bello, has accused the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar of plotting to jail him over chieftaincy tussle that led to exit of the former from the Sulta…

[Premium Times] Hassan Danbaba, a businessman and grandson of late Premier of Northern Nigeria, Ahmadu Bello, has accused the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa'ad Abubakar of plotting to jail him over chieftaincy tussle that led to exit of the former from the Sultanate Council.

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Nigerian Held in France With $90,000 Cash-Stuffed Condoms in Stomach

[Vanguard] A Nigerian man has been arrested in eastern France after being found with condoms stuffed with 79,000 euros ($90,000) hidden in his stomach, customs officials said Monday.

[Vanguard] A Nigerian man has been arrested in eastern France after being found with condoms stuffed with 79,000 euros ($90,000) hidden in his stomach, customs officials said Monday.

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Badoo Killings – Lagos Police Commence Screening of 138 Suspects

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Police Command says it has begun screening of 138 suspected members of a dreaded cult group, Badoo, arrested on Saturday in Ikorodu area of Lagos State.

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Police Command says it has begun screening of 138 suspected members of a dreaded cult group, Badoo, arrested on Saturday in Ikorodu area of Lagos State.

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Luweero Mourns Ssebaana Kizito

[Monitor] “Death takes away individuals who greatly impact on the lives on the common people and ignores those who are unbothered about the welfare of the less fortunate,” Mr Shafiq Walugembe the Chairperson Mpande village, Nyimbwa Sub-county in Luweer…

[Monitor] "Death takes away individuals who greatly impact on the lives on the common people and ignores those who are unbothered about the welfare of the less fortunate," Mr Shafiq Walugembe the Chairperson Mpande village, Nyimbwa Sub-county in Luweero District retorts outside the Country home of fallen former Democratic party President and ex Kampala City Council Mayor John Ssebaana Kizito.

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Buhari Writes Kano Governor Over Maitama Sule’s Demise – Presidency

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a personal letter of condolence to the Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, in which he expressed profound shock over the death of elder statesman, Yusuf Maitama Sule, the presidency said Monday…

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a personal letter of condolence to the Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, in which he expressed profound shock over the death of elder statesman, Yusuf Maitama Sule, the presidency said Monday night.

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Buhari Writes From London, Says Sule’s Death a Heavy Loss

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a personal letter of condolence to the Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, in which he expressed profound shock over the death of elder statesman, Alhaji (Dr) Yusuf Maitama Sule.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a personal letter of condolence to the Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, in which he expressed profound shock over the death of elder statesman, Alhaji (Dr) Yusuf Maitama Sule.

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11 Political Parties to Battle for Osun West Senatorial Seat

[Vanguard] About 11 political parties are set to engage in a fierce battle for the lucrative position of the Late Senator Isiaka Adeleke of blessed memory. The Osun West senatorial seat became vacant after the sudden death of the occupier, Late Senator…

[Vanguard] About 11 political parties are set to engage in a fierce battle for the lucrative position of the Late Senator Isiaka Adeleke of blessed memory. The Osun West senatorial seat became vacant after the sudden death of the occupier, Late Senator Isiaka Adeleke in April.

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