Police Inspector Arrested for Extra-Judicial Killing

[Premium Times] The Edo Commissioner of Police, Haliru Gwandu, said the command would recommend a serving inspector being investigated for extra-judicial killing for ‘discharge’ from service if found guilty.

[Premium Times] The Edo Commissioner of Police, Haliru Gwandu, said the command would recommend a serving inspector being investigated for extra-judicial killing for 'discharge' from service if found guilty.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IMN Demands Unconditional Release of Zakzaky

[Daily Trust] The Shuhadah Foundation of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has demanded the unconditional release of Shiek Ibrahim Zakzaky in compliance with an order of an Abuja Federal High Court.

[Daily Trust] The Shuhadah Foundation of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has demanded the unconditional release of Shiek Ibrahim Zakzaky in compliance with an order of an Abuja Federal High Court.

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Senate Approves MTEF, Sets Oil Benchmark At $44.5 Per Barrel

[Daily Trust] The Senate on Wednesday approved the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) and set oil benchmark for 2017 budget at 44.5 dollars per barrel.

[Daily Trust] The Senate on Wednesday approved the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) and set oil benchmark for 2017 budget at 44.5 dollars per barrel.

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Melinda Gates Commends Kaduna Govt On Child Health, Others

[Premium Times] The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has been commended for his leadership in improving child health. Melinda Gates, co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, BMGF, gave this assessment when she visited Kaduna on Wednesday.

[Premium Times] The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has been commended for his leadership in improving child health. Melinda Gates, co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, BMGF, gave this assessment when she visited Kaduna on Wednesday.

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Police Avert Bloody Clash in Kano

[Premium Times] Many vehicles were damaged on Wednesday in Kano following a clash between operatives of Kano Road Traffic Agency (KAROTA) and some illegal motor park operators at Gyadi-gyadi area in Kano metropolis.

[Premium Times] Many vehicles were damaged on Wednesday in Kano following a clash between operatives of Kano Road Traffic Agency (KAROTA) and some illegal motor park operators at Gyadi-gyadi area in Kano metropolis.

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Camp Bombing – UN, Red Cross, Unicef, Others React

[Premium Times] The United Nations and the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement have asked the Nigerian government to ensure the unfortunate incident of Tuesday where dozens of civilians were killed by a military bomb does not reoccur.

[Premium Times] The United Nations and the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement have asked the Nigerian government to ensure the unfortunate incident of Tuesday where dozens of civilians were killed by a military bomb does not reoccur.

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Govt Confirms Deployment of Fighter Jets, Soldiers to Gambia

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has confirmed that it has deployed fighter jets and at least 200 soldiers to join their Senegalese counterparts for a Gambian mission.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has confirmed that it has deployed fighter jets and at least 200 soldiers to join their Senegalese counterparts for a Gambian mission.

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