Former VP Atiku Hails Military

[Daily Trust] Yola -Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has lauded the success of military intervention in ridding the North East of Boko Haram insurgents even as he called for immediate resettlement for thousands of internally displaced persons still…

[Daily Trust] Yola -Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has lauded the success of military intervention in ridding the North East of Boko Haram insurgents even as he called for immediate resettlement for thousands of internally displaced persons still waiting in camps.

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Buhari Has Done Nothing Better, Opposition Tells Jonathan

[Daily Trust] The Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated former President Goodluck Jonathan on the occasion of his 59th birthday anniversary, saying President Muhammadu Buhari has …

[Daily Trust] The Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated former President Goodluck Jonathan on the occasion of his 59th birthday anniversary, saying President Muhammadu Buhari has done nothing better since he assumed office on May 29, 2015.

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Postponed Polls – Aspirant to Sue Governor Ortom, Ruling Party

[Daily Trust] An aspirant in the postponed local government elections in Benue State is proceeding to court to sue for damages, alleging that Governor Samuel Ortom conspired with the All Progressives Congress (ACP), and the state electoral body to defr…

[Daily Trust] An aspirant in the postponed local government elections in Benue State is proceeding to court to sue for damages, alleging that Governor Samuel Ortom conspired with the All Progressives Congress (ACP), and the state electoral body to defraud him of N5. 5 million.

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Veteran Statesman Asiodu Flays ‘Uncontrolled Urbanization’

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Elder Statesman and President of Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) Board of Trustees, Chief Phillips Asiodu, has decried what he called, “uncontrolled urbanization” which he said threatens Nigeria’s forest reserves.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Elder Statesman and President of Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) Board of Trustees, Chief Phillips Asiodu, has decried what he called, "uncontrolled urbanization" which he said threatens Nigeria's forest reserves.

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Nation Wants Jonathan Back As President, Opposition Says

[Premium Times] The opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has claimed that Nigerians are yearning for the return of former President Goodluck Jonathan just two years after he left office.

[Premium Times] The opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has claimed that Nigerians are yearning for the return of former President Goodluck Jonathan just two years after he left office.

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First Lady’s Rise to Vice President ‘Put On Hold’ – Report

[News24Wire] First Lady Grace Mugabe’s ambition of becoming Zimbabwe’s deputy president has been “put on hold” after Mashonaland West Zanu-PF women’s league said the issue of quota system in the presidium should be avoided, a report said on Sunday.

[News24Wire] First Lady Grace Mugabe's ambition of becoming Zimbabwe's deputy president has been "put on hold" after Mashonaland West Zanu-PF women's league said the issue of quota system in the presidium should be avoided, a report said on Sunday.

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Many Killed As Troops Storm Boko Haram Camp

[Premium Times] At least eleven Boko Haram fighters were killed Saturday as troops of Nigeria’s 103 battalion destroyed a market cum camp operated by the terrorist sect in northern Borno, people familiar with the matter have told PREMIUM TIMES.

[Premium Times] At least eleven Boko Haram fighters were killed Saturday as troops of Nigeria's 103 battalion destroyed a market cum camp operated by the terrorist sect in northern Borno, people familiar with the matter have told PREMIUM TIMES.

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Pornography, Masturbation Affect the Brain, Clergy Warns

[Vanguard] Rev. Paul Ojoh, the Resident Pastor, Shepherd House Assembly International, Jos has said that pornography and masturbation could affect the brain and impede productivity.

[Vanguard] Rev. Paul Ojoh, the Resident Pastor, Shepherd House Assembly International, Jos has said that pornography and masturbation could affect the brain and impede productivity.

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