I Will Leave Behind Effective, Impactful Senate – Saraki

[Vanguard] The President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has promised to leave behind an effective and efficient legislature that directly impacts the lives of all Nigerians.

[Vanguard] The President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has promised to leave behind an effective and efficient legislature that directly impacts the lives of all Nigerians.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Heads to New York to Seek UN Support On Chibok Girls Release

[Vanguard] Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama has said that President Muhammadu Buhari will lead the Nigerian delegation to the 72nd UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New York.

[Vanguard] Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama has said that President Muhammadu Buhari will lead the Nigerian delegation to the 72nd UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New York.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Nigerians Think I’m a Thief – Ex-VP

[Premium Times] In a bid to dispute the notion that he is corrupt held by some Nigerians, former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday said he had never stolen a ‘kobo’ of the nation’s resources while he held leadership positions.

[Premium Times] In a bid to dispute the notion that he is corrupt held by some Nigerians, former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday said he had never stolen a 'kobo' of the nation's resources while he held leadership positions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Army ‘Places Biafra Leader Under House Arrest’ – Lawyer

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Army has again laid siege to the residence of the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, in Abia State, his lawyer has claimed.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Army has again laid siege to the residence of the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, in Abia State, his lawyer has claimed.

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Judiciary Resisted Attempts to Stop Buhari’s Election in 2015

[Premium Times] Justice Ibrahim Auta, the outgoing Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, has said that the court resisted attempts to prevent President Muhammadu Buhari from contesting the 2015 general elections.

[Premium Times] Justice Ibrahim Auta, the outgoing Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, has said that the court resisted attempts to prevent President Muhammadu Buhari from contesting the 2015 general elections.

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Exploit Your Oil While Its Value Lasts, Osinbajo Tells Niger Delta Leaders

[Premium Times] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, asked the people and investors in the Niger Delta region to make effective use of the proceeds from oil, saying the product may soon become unprofitable.

[Premium Times] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, asked the people and investors in the Niger Delta region to make effective use of the proceeds from oil, saying the product may soon become unprofitable.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

70-Year-Old Woman Beaten to Death for Alleged Witchcraft

[Premium Times] The Police in Bauchi have arrested four suspects for reportedly beating a 70-year-old woman to death for alleged witchcraft in Doka Village in Bauchi suburb.

[Premium Times] The Police in Bauchi have arrested four suspects for reportedly beating a 70-year-old woman to death for alleged witchcraft in Doka Village in Bauchi suburb.

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Nnamdi Kanu – Army Vows to Punish Soldiers Who Assaulted Journalists

[Premium Times] The soldiers who participated in the assault on journalists in Umuahia today, Tuesday, will face disciplinary actions for their “unfortunate” misconduct, the Nigerian Army has said.

[Premium Times] The soldiers who participated in the assault on journalists in Umuahia today, Tuesday, will face disciplinary actions for their "unfortunate" misconduct, the Nigerian Army has said.

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Ministry Director Commits Suicide

[Premium Times] A director in the Ministry of Youth and Social Development in Lagos State, Oludare Buraimoh, has reportedly committed suicide by hanging himself in a circumstance which is yet unclear.

[Premium Times] A director in the Ministry of Youth and Social Development in Lagos State, Oludare Buraimoh, has reportedly committed suicide by hanging himself in a circumstance which is yet unclear.

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Ruling on ANC Provincial Leadership Shows Failure to Learn – Analyst

[News24Wire] ANC branches in KwaZulu-Natal are likely to continue with business as usual in spite of a damning judgment against their provincial leadership by the High Court in Pietermaritzburg.

[News24Wire] ANC branches in KwaZulu-Natal are likely to continue with business as usual in spite of a damning judgment against their provincial leadership by the High Court in Pietermaritzburg.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa