Adamawa Assembly Sacks Deputy Speaker, Principal Officers

[Guardian] The Adamawa House of Assembly on Monday impeached four of the principal officers, including the Deputy Speaker, Mr Sunday Peter, and the Majority Leader, Alhaji Musa Mahmud.

[Guardian] The Adamawa House of Assembly on Monday impeached four of the principal officers, including the Deputy Speaker, Mr Sunday Peter, and the Majority Leader, Alhaji Musa Mahmud.

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Proscription of IPOB – It’s Not Over

[Guardian] The Federal Government’s management of the Indigenous People of Biafra’s (IPOB’s) political challenge has remarkably reshaped the colour and points of discussion of the complex nature of Nigeria’s diversity in recent weeks. And how the denou…

[Guardian] The Federal Government's management of the Indigenous People of Biafra's (IPOB's) political challenge has remarkably reshaped the colour and points of discussion of the complex nature of Nigeria's diversity in recent weeks. And how the denouement will affect the delicate balance of forces and fault lines in the volatile polity is still hazy as leaders at all levels are rebuilding bridges to defuse matters arising.

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Ogba Zoo Attack – We Are On Top of Security Situation, Obaseki Assures

[Vanguard] The Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has assured Edo people and Nigerians that his administration is on top of the security situation in the state.

[Vanguard] The Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has assured Edo people and Nigerians that his administration is on top of the security situation in the state.

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Demera – an Enticing Tradition for Tourists’ Influx

[Ethiopian Herald] Demera, the eve of Mesekel celebration, ceremony is prepared individually and communally outside homes. Specially, the holiday in Addis Ababa is prepared at Meskel Square on the 26th of September, at the eve of Meskel, Tall Demera ma…

[Ethiopian Herald] Demera, the eve of Mesekel celebration, ceremony is prepared individually and communally outside homes. Specially, the holiday in Addis Ababa is prepared at Meskel Square on the 26th of September, at the eve of Meskel, Tall Demera made of tree branches is erected decorating with flowers at the Meskel Square and while singing spiritual songs Sunday School Students and the clergy accompanied by huge crowds of worshipers wearing cultural clothing, march to Meskel Square to carryout Demera festivity ceremony.

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Group Lights Up Makoko With Solar Light Bottles

[Guardian] The Graduate Engineering Training Scheme (GETS), an initiative of the Energy Institute, has formed a partnership with Liter of Light, Nigeria to provide alternative power supply to Makoko community in Lagos State.

[Guardian] The Graduate Engineering Training Scheme (GETS), an initiative of the Energy Institute, has formed a partnership with Liter of Light, Nigeria to provide alternative power supply to Makoko community in Lagos State.

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Family in Shock Over Kidnap of Minister of State’s Brother, Ogba Zoo Bloodbath

[Guardian] Benin City -The police in Edo State yesterday said it was yet to make any arrest over Sunday’s kidnap of the Managing Director of the Ogba Zoological Gardens, Dr. Andy Ehanire, in Benin City. Andy is a brother to the Minister of State for He…

[Guardian] Benin City -The police in Edo State yesterday said it was yet to make any arrest over Sunday's kidnap of the Managing Director of the Ogba Zoological Gardens, Dr. Andy Ehanire, in Benin City. Andy is a brother to the Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire.

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APC Flays Sagay Over Remarks On Officials, Membership Recruitment

[Guardian] The leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday came down heavy on Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay (SAN) for describing it as “the most unprincipled grou…

[Guardian] The leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday came down heavy on Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay (SAN) for describing it as "the most unprincipled group of people who are "encouraging and accepting rogues" in the party.

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Peter Okoye Splits From P-Square

[Guardian] Nigerian Hip-hop twins, Peter and Paul Okoye of the popular stage name Psquare,that dominated the Nigerian music industry for many years, have finally split up.

[Guardian] Nigerian Hip-hop twins, Peter and Paul Okoye of the popular stage name Psquare,that dominated the Nigerian music industry for many years, have finally split up.

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Nigeria Should Go Back to 1963 Constitution, Says NADECO

[Guardian] The National Democratic Coalition (NADECO), a platform of distinguished Nigerians committed to securing and protecting democracy in Nigeria, met at the weekend in Lagos “to rise and defend democracy in our dear country.” Below is the stateme…

[Guardian] The National Democratic Coalition (NADECO), a platform of distinguished Nigerians committed to securing and protecting democracy in Nigeria, met at the weekend in Lagos "to rise and defend democracy in our dear country." Below is the statement issued at the end of the meeting attended by chieftains such as Dr. Amos Akingba, Chiefs Ayo Opadokun and Ayo Adebanjo and many others including the group's Chairman, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu:

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