Buhari Accuses UN, Others of Exaggerating Crisis

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday said the reports by local and international humanitarian agencies detailing the high level of deprivation in the war-ravaged north-east Nigeria were exaggerated.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday said the reports by local and international humanitarian agencies detailing the high level of deprivation in the war-ravaged north-east Nigeria were exaggerated.

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Ex-Lagos Speaker Ikuforiji Faces Fraud Charges

[Premium Times] Following last week’s decision by a Court of Appeal in Lagos that Adeyemi Ikuforiji must face fresh trial over N500 million money laundering charges, the former Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly has challenged the ruling at t…

[Premium Times] Following last week's decision by a Court of Appeal in Lagos that Adeyemi Ikuforiji must face fresh trial over N500 million money laundering charges, the former Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly has challenged the ruling at the Supreme Court.

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Mushipe Goes for Fellow Member After Court Bankruptcy

[Zambia Reports] LUSAKA lawyer Martha Mushipe has dragged her client United Party for National Development (UPND) Kaoma Central Member of Parliament Sitwala Sitwala to court for non-payment of legal fees.

[Zambia Reports] LUSAKA lawyer Martha Mushipe has dragged her client United Party for National Development (UPND) Kaoma Central Member of Parliament Sitwala Sitwala to court for non-payment of legal fees.

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Ruling Party Lawyer Says Judiciary Independent

[Zambia Reports] PF lawyer and Kabwe parliamentarian Tutwa Ngulube says the ruling party will respect the three arms of government and allow institutions such as the judiciary to operate independently.

[Zambia Reports] PF lawyer and Kabwe parliamentarian Tutwa Ngulube says the ruling party will respect the three arms of government and allow institutions such as the judiciary to operate independently.

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Borno Displaced’s Camps Record Hundreds New HIV Cases

[Daily Trust] Malam Barkindo Saidu, the Executive Secretary, Borno Agency for the Control of HIV/AIDS (BOSACA), says 512 new cases of HIV infections have been recorded in Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in the state.

[Daily Trust] Malam Barkindo Saidu, the Executive Secretary, Borno Agency for the Control of HIV/AIDS (BOSACA), says 512 new cases of HIV infections have been recorded in Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in the state.

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Fire Razes 7 Shops

[Daily Trust] An early morning inferno on Sunday razed no fewer than seven shops in Omu-Aran, Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara.

[Daily Trust] An early morning inferno on Sunday razed no fewer than seven shops in Omu-Aran, Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara.

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Airforce Expects Aircrafts, Helicopters From Pakistan, Russia

[Vanguard] Concerned about global politics surrounding procurement of sophisticated arms from western countries, Nigerian Airforce (NAF) is expecting arrival of war-planes and helicopters from Pakistan and Russia to boost its fleets.

[Vanguard] Concerned about global politics surrounding procurement of sophisticated arms from western countries, Nigerian Airforce (NAF) is expecting arrival of war-planes and helicopters from Pakistan and Russia to boost its fleets.

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