Governors Attend Modu Sheriff’s Daughter’s Wedding

[Premium Times] Borno State governor, Kashim Shettima, was conspicuously absent at Saturday’s wedding of the daughter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) factional chairman, Modu Sheriff.

[Premium Times] Borno State governor, Kashim Shettima, was conspicuously absent at Saturday's wedding of the daughter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) factional chairman, Modu Sheriff.

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Blitzboks Looking Good After ‘Difficult’ Day

[News24Wire] The Blitzboks advanced to the Cup quarter-finals of the HSBC Cape Town Sevens tournament in front of a packed Cape Town Stadium on Saturday after winning all three their pool matches.

[News24Wire] The Blitzboks advanced to the Cup quarter-finals of the HSBC Cape Town Sevens tournament in front of a packed Cape Town Stadium on Saturday after winning all three their pool matches.

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Bank CEOs to Appear in Court for Money Laundering – Report

[This Day] The Head of Media and Public Affairs, of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Wilson Uwujaren, yesterday disclosed that the commission would drag more bank managing directors and chief executives of banks to court over al…

[This Day] The Head of Media and Public Affairs, of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Wilson Uwujaren, yesterday disclosed that the commission would drag more bank managing directors and chief executives of banks to court over allegations of money laundering.

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Stakeholders Disagree On Vehicle Importation Ban

[Daily Trust] Mixed feelings have continued to pour from motor vehicle dealers and other stakeholders in the transport sector since the federal government announced the ban of vehicles imported into the country through the land borders.

[Daily Trust] Mixed feelings have continued to pour from motor vehicle dealers and other stakeholders in the transport sector since the federal government announced the ban of vehicles imported into the country through the land borders.

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Ecowas, UN, U.S. Condemn Jammeh’s Poll Rejection

[Daily Trust] The ECOWAS Commission, the African Union Commission and the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel, (UNOWAS), have condemned Yahyah Jammeh’s rejection of last week’s results of Gambian presidential election.

[Daily Trust] The ECOWAS Commission, the African Union Commission and the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel, (UNOWAS), have condemned Yahyah Jammeh's rejection of last week's results of Gambian presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Strike to Affect Treatment of Tanker Explosion Casualties

[Nation] At least 30 people died on Saturday evening when a truck carrying inflammable substances rammed into several vehicles before bursting into flames near Karai on the Nairobi-Naivasha Highway, the Kenya Red Cross confirmed.

[Nation] At least 30 people died on Saturday evening when a truck carrying inflammable substances rammed into several vehicles before bursting into flames near Karai on the Nairobi-Naivasha Highway, the Kenya Red Cross confirmed.

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Kogi Journalist Detained

[Daily Trust] Lokoja -For Mr Friday Ogungbemi, publisher of the Kogi based magazine, The Policy and Lawmakers, the experience of November 30 with the operatives of the Department of State Security Services (DSS) in Lokoja would unarguably continue to h…

[Daily Trust] Lokoja -For Mr Friday Ogungbemi, publisher of the Kogi based magazine, The Policy and Lawmakers, the experience of November 30 with the operatives of the Department of State Security Services (DSS) in Lokoja would unarguably continue to haunt him for a long time to come.

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Young Political Leaders Meet in Abuja

[Daily Trust] Over sixty young political leaders will meet at Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja on Tuesday with a mandate to reflect and x-ray fundamental issues confronting the involvement and inclusion of young Nigerians in the country democratic process.

[Daily Trust] Over sixty young political leaders will meet at Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja on Tuesday with a mandate to reflect and x-ray fundamental issues confronting the involvement and inclusion of young Nigerians in the country democratic process.

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