Declare Killer Herdsmen Terrorists As You Did to IPOB, Senator Urges Buhari

[Premium Times] In reaction to recent killings in Benue State, Sam Anyanwu, senator representing Imo East, has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led executive to declare the perpetrators as terrorists.

[Premium Times] In reaction to recent killings in Benue State, Sam Anyanwu, senator representing Imo East, has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led executive to declare the perpetrators as terrorists.

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Nigeria’s Inflation Drops to 15.37% in December – Report

[Premium Times] The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says inflation rate, measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), further dropped to 15.37 per cent in December 2017 from 15.90 per cent recorded in November of the same year.

[Premium Times] The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says inflation rate, measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), further dropped to 15.37 per cent in December 2017 from 15.90 per cent recorded in November of the same year.

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Boko Haram Leader Shekau Mocks Chibok Girls Parents, Says We’re ‘In-Laws’

[Premium Times] Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, has taunted distraught parents of the abducted Chibok schoolgirls, telling them to accept the insurgents as their sons-in-law.

[Premium Times] Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, has taunted distraught parents of the abducted Chibok schoolgirls, telling them to accept the insurgents as their sons-in-law.

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Court Dismisses Kidnap Kingpin’s Suit Challenging Continued Detention

[Premium Times] A Lagos Division of the Federal High Court on Tuesday dismissed the N300 million fundamental rights enforcement suit filed by alleged billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, otherwise known as Evans.

[Premium Times] A Lagos Division of the Federal High Court on Tuesday dismissed the N300 million fundamental rights enforcement suit filed by alleged billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, otherwise known as Evans.

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Gambia – Why We Insisted On Respect for Constitutional Change – Buhari

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday in Abuja expressed disappointment that he and other leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) had to use strong-arm tactics to get Yahya Jammeh, the former Gambian president out o…

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday in Abuja expressed disappointment that he and other leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) had to use strong-arm tactics to get Yahya Jammeh, the former Gambian president out of office after failing to win re-election.

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Why We Used ‘Force’ to Get Jammeh Out – Buhari

[Vanguard] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said that the member states of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, were compelled to force former President of Gambia, Yahya Jammeh out of office after losing re-election because…

[Vanguard] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said that the member states of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, were compelled to force former President of Gambia, Yahya Jammeh out of office after losing re-election because of the eminent political crisis his action was going to cause the country.

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Fulani Herdsmen – Orji Kalu Reacts, Says He’s Quoted Out of Context

[Vanguard] Umuahia -The former Abia State governor, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu yesterday denied alleged media report in which he was quoted as saying that “those killing Nigerians are not Fulani herdsmen.”

[Vanguard] Umuahia -The former Abia State governor, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu yesterday denied alleged media report in which he was quoted as saying that "those killing Nigerians are not Fulani herdsmen."

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EFCC in Fresh Move to Seize 15 Accounts Linked to Patience Jonathan

[Vanguard] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has approached a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, in a fresh move to seize funds in 15 bank accounts allegedly linked to Mrs. Patience Jonathan, wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan.

[Vanguard] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has approached a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, in a fresh move to seize funds in 15 bank accounts allegedly linked to Mrs. Patience Jonathan, wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan.

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