The Sun Sues EFCC Over Invasion of Premises

[Vanguard] The Sun Publishing Limited has prayed the Abuja division of the Court of Appeal to restrain the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, or its agents from sealing off its premises pending the hearing and determination of its appeal b…

[Vanguard] The Sun Publishing Limited has prayed the Abuja division of the Court of Appeal to restrain the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, or its agents from sealing off its premises pending the hearing and determination of its appeal before the court.

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I Am Confident 2017 Budget Will Deliver Positive Economic Growth – Osinbajo

[Vanguard] Barely a few hours after receiving the nod from President Muhammadu Buhari, Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, signed the 2017Appropriation Bill into law.

[Vanguard] Barely a few hours after receiving the nod from President Muhammadu Buhari, Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, signed the 2017Appropriation Bill into law.

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NJC Lied, Muddled Up Law to Save Justice Ademola – Presidency

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Presidency, yesterday, continued its verbal attacks on the Judiciary, saying the National Judicial Council, NJC, lied and muddled up the law in its bid to shield Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Federal High Court from prosecution.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Presidency, yesterday, continued its verbal attacks on the Judiciary, saying the National Judicial Council, NJC, lied and muddled up the law in its bid to shield Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Federal High Court from prosecution.

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Worry, As Evans Names Bigwigs in Kidnap Ring

[Vanguard] Lagos -Barely 48 hours after the arrest of notorious kidnap kingpin, Chukwudi Onuamadike a.k.a Evans, in his palatial mansion in Lagos, police sources, yesterday, disclosed that the dreaded leader of the gang has started singing like a canar…

[Vanguard] Lagos -Barely 48 hours after the arrest of notorious kidnap kingpin, Chukwudi Onuamadike a.k.a Evans, in his palatial mansion in Lagos, police sources, yesterday, disclosed that the dreaded leader of the gang has started singing like a canary, naming high-profile accomplices.

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Army Kill Boko Haram Leader, Rescue Nine Children

[Guardian] Troops of the 3 Battalion, 22 Brigade of the Nigerian Army yesterday killed the leader of Boko Haram, Abu Nazir, at Jarawa village in Borno State. The soldiers of Operation Lafiya Dole, supported by some members of the Civilian JTF, also res…

[Guardian] Troops of the 3 Battalion, 22 Brigade of the Nigerian Army yesterday killed the leader of Boko Haram, Abu Nazir, at Jarawa village in Borno State. The soldiers of Operation Lafiya Dole, supported by some members of the Civilian JTF, also rescued nine abducted children who were undergoing training at a camp near the village.

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Two Feared Killed At Melaye’s Anti-Govt Rally

[Guardian] Lokoja -Two persons were feared killed and several others injured yesterday by unknown gunmen during a rally organised by Senator Dino Melaye in Lokoja asking the state government to offset the backlog of salaries owed workers and reopen ter…

[Guardian] Lokoja -Two persons were feared killed and several others injured yesterday by unknown gunmen during a rally organised by Senator Dino Melaye in Lokoja asking the state government to offset the backlog of salaries owed workers and reopen tertiary institutions in Kogi State.

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Osinbajo Signs 2017 Budget, Release of Funds Begins Soon

[Guardian] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday signed the N7.44 trillion budget for 2017, ending months of speculations over the status of the document. The ceremony took place at the Presidential Villa, Abuja with both members of the Executive an…

[Guardian] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday signed the N7.44 trillion budget for 2017, ending months of speculations over the status of the document. The ceremony took place at the Presidential Villa, Abuja with both members of the Executive and the National Assembly in attendance.

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Uganda Apologises to China Over Ivory Smuggling Scandal

[Monitor] The Ugandan government has apologised to China after the latter rejected allegations that two of its diplomats working in Uganda were involved in the trafficking of ivory.

[Monitor] The Ugandan government has apologised to China after the latter rejected allegations that two of its diplomats working in Uganda were involved in the trafficking of ivory.

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Biafra – Kano Police Commissioner Assures Igbo Residents of Adequate Protection

[Premium Times] The Police Commissioner in Kano State, Rabi’u Yusuf, has assured Igbo residents in the state of adequate protection of their lives and property.

[Premium Times] The Police Commissioner in Kano State, Rabi'u Yusuf, has assured Igbo residents in the state of adequate protection of their lives and property.

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