Akpabio Used ‘Fetish Oath’ to Extract Loyalty From Politicians , Ex-Minister Alleges

[Premium Times] A former minister of state for the Federal Capital Territory, John Udoedehe, has alleged that the immediate past governor of Akwa Ibom State, Godswill Akpabio, administered fetish oath to politicians in the state to extract absolute loy…

[Premium Times] A former minister of state for the Federal Capital Territory, John Udoedehe, has alleged that the immediate past governor of Akwa Ibom State, Godswill Akpabio, administered fetish oath to politicians in the state to extract absolute loyalty from them during his.

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Inside Lagos ‘Ghost’ Markets Where Shop Owners Pay Millions to Sell ‘Nothing’ (Part 1)

[Premium Times] Pin-drop silence, empty k-clamps, locked up stalls, deserted staircase; and other signs of inactivity, welcome visitors to the main complex of the Oyingbo Ultra Modern Market, Lagos, even on a sunny afternoon.

[Premium Times] Pin-drop silence, empty k-clamps, locked up stalls, deserted staircase; and other signs of inactivity, welcome visitors to the main complex of the Oyingbo Ultra Modern Market, Lagos, even on a sunny afternoon.

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Student Population in Nigerian Open University Hits 254,000

[Premium Times] The registered active student population of the National Open University of Nigeria, NOUN, has hit 254,000, its vice- chancellor, Abdalla Adamu, disclosed.

[Premium Times] The registered active student population of the National Open University of Nigeria, NOUN, has hit 254,000, its vice- chancellor, Abdalla Adamu, disclosed.

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Stop Trying to Unmask the ‘Ghost’ Called TVO

[Monitor] Mr Fred Muwema’s litigation brought against the mysterious person called Tom Voltaire Okwalinga (TVO), in Ireland, is an interesting ghost chase. The case, many of you will remember, arises from post 2016 election as John Patrick Amama Mbabaz…

[Monitor] Mr Fred Muwema's litigation brought against the mysterious person called Tom Voltaire Okwalinga (TVO), in Ireland, is an interesting ghost chase. The case, many of you will remember, arises from post 2016 election as John Patrick Amama Mbabazi (JPAM) was preparing to challenge the presidential election results in court. On morning of March 9, 2016, Daily Monitor and a number of media houses reported that JPAM's lead lawyer's office was broken into and files containing evidence, affidavits and relevant docu

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Abuja Airport Closure – Fashola Inspects Work On Kaduna-Abuja Highway

[Premium Times] Ahead of the planned reconstruction and repair of the Abuja Airport runway which would lead to a diversion of air traffic and passengers from Abuja to Kaduna, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, at the weekend i…

[Premium Times] Ahead of the planned reconstruction and repair of the Abuja Airport runway which would lead to a diversion of air traffic and passengers from Abuja to Kaduna, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, at the weekend inspected progress of work on the Abuja-Kaduna Highway.

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Govt Resumes Expansion of Hadejia Valley Irrigation Project

[Premium Times] The Federal Government on Sunday said expansion and rehabilitation work on the multi-million naira Hadejia Valley Irrigation Project in Jigawa would resume by April.

[Premium Times] The Federal Government on Sunday said expansion and rehabilitation work on the multi-million naira Hadejia Valley Irrigation Project in Jigawa would resume by April.

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How I Was Drugged, Robbed By Lady I Met On Social Media – Medical Doctor

[Premium Times] Some operatives of Rapid Response Squad, RRS, of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a lady in Agbor, Delta State, for drugging her friend, a medical doctor, in a hotel in Ojodu area of Lagos and carting away his car, laptop an…

[Premium Times] Some operatives of Rapid Response Squad, RRS, of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a lady in Agbor, Delta State, for drugging her friend, a medical doctor, in a hotel in Ojodu area of Lagos and carting away his car, laptop and mobile phone.

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