Operation Lafiya dole troops on clearance patrol around Ladin Buta and Juwano villages in Jere Local Government Area of Borno state came in contact with some remnants of Boko Haram terrorists hibernating in the area around 11.00am today morning. “The troops engaged the group which was believed to be terrorizing the residents through wanton killings,
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At The National E-Agriculture Workshop/Inauguration of Steering Council At Shehu Musa Yar’adua. Representatives of Various Ministries, Departments and Agencies Stakeholders of the Agricultural Value Chain in Nigeria Gentlemen and Ladies of the Press Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen May Peace, Mercy and Blessings be upon you! All praises and thanks are due to the Lord of
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Yesterday, troops of 33 Brigade Forward Operations ambush kidnappers Base in Burra, Bauchi State based on information received from well meaning and good citizens, laid an ambush for suspected kidnappers from Sabon Kura village, Ningi Local Government Area. The kidnappers were on their way to Diwwa village for kidnapping activities. Col. SK Usman reports “troops
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May peace, mercy and blessings be upon you! All praises and thanks are due to the Lord of the universe. Good morning, senior management and staff of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA). It is a great pleasure to meet with all of you today in office as your colleague and Director-General. Let me begin
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The Corporate Affairs Commission in collaboration with the Nigerian Network of NGO organized a Round Table Workshop for Nigerian Network of NGOs in Lagos recently. The Workshop with a theme; Achieving Global Best Practices in NGOs and Management was coordinated by the Incorporated Trustees Department of the CAC to provide and ensure, prompt, efficient
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The Executive Secretary of NEITI, Mr. Waziri Adio have called on the Nigerian government to mainstream and strengthen accountability and good governance mechanisms like the EITI in the management of the countryâ€™s natural resources. He stated this while delivering the keynote speech titled â€œPreventing Corruption and Enhancing Transparency & Accountability in the Management of
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The Senate on TuesdayÂ urged the Directorate of State Security (DSS) and all anti-corruption agencies to always comply with the provisions of the law in the exercise of their duties, particularly while prosecuting the anti-graft war. In a statement issued by the Chairman Senate Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi after It
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Senator representing Abia South District, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe has commended the decision of the Nigeria Economic Summit Group (NESG) to shift attention to issue of promoting Made in Nigeria goods and said patronage of local producers of goods and services is the best solution to the current economic recession in the country. Senator representing Abia
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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has described the 2016 edition of the annual National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST 2016) as a success, saying it has helped to strengthen national unity. This was contained in a press release by the Senior Special Assistant to the Minister, on Media and Publicity,
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Germanyâ€™s minister for foreign affairs Mr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier says that in its efforts to reignite cooperation with ECOWAS, promised to partner Nigeria in her current efforts to growing the economy and employment generation. He made the promise when he visited the president of the ECOWAS commission Mr. Marcel de Souza at the commissionâ€™s headquarters in
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The All Progressives Congress, APC is concerned about the desperation of the Peopleâ€™s Democratic Party, PDP and some of its governors to drag the president into circumstances surrounding the reported raids of the homes of some Judges by the Department of State Service.Â Â Â Â Â Â Â A statement signed by the National Secretary of the Party Mai Mai
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Three members of the House of Representatives accused of sexual misconduct by the United States, have been exonerated by the the legislative lower chamber. Mohammed Gololo (APC-Bauchi); Mark Gbillah (APC-Benue) and Samuel Ikom (PDP-Akwa Ibom) were cleared by theÂ Reps following the recommendations made by its joint committees on ethics and privileges and foreign affairs which
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Over the weekend, precisely Sunday at the early hours of that day, DSS Nigeria secret police better invades 2 supreme court judges and 5 other judges homes in sting operation base on corruption. The FG came out later to say “Corruption and not Judiciary under attack” the Senior Special Assistance on Media and Publicity to
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Belgium International Christian Benteke on Monday, scored the fastest FIFA World Cup qualifying goal against Gibraltar after seven seconds. The 25-year-old Belgium striker’s goal is also the quickest goal in Belgiumâ€™s history. The Crystal Palace FC striker pounced on a loose ball from the kick-off and dribbled into the box before scoring with a left-footed
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Samsungâ€™s Galaxy Note 7 crisis deepened on tuesday after the company asked users and customers to switch off their devices and stop using it. This is due to continues incident of Galaxy Note 7 phone explosion. The company urged mobile networks and retailers to cancel any sales or exchange programmes while it was investigating the
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President Muhammadu Buhari says Germany can help curb oil theft in Nigeria through assistance in the areas of equipment, training, and sharing of intelligence with the Nigeria Navy. According to his spokesperson, Femi Adesina, the President spoke on Monday during an audience with the Foreign Minister of Federal Republic of Germany, Dr Frank-Walters Steinmeier, at
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The Kaduna State Executive Council has approved the draft estimates of the 2017 Budget. At its meeting on Thursday, 6th October 2016, the Council further directed that the N189.9bn draft budget be submitted for public debate at a special town hall meeting, whose recommendations would be factored in before the amended draft budget is presented
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Presidency Hands Over Two Presidential Aircraft to NAF President Muhammadu Buhari has sustainedÂ his determination to reduce the PresidentialÂ Air fleet with another release of two AircraftÂ to the Nigerian Air Force The two aircraft were handed over at a Â ceremony which took place atÂ the Presidential wing of the Nnamdi AzikiweÂ International Airport Abuja. Nigerian Air Force said the
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The presidencyÂ has donated two presidential aircraftÂ to the Nigerian Air Force to strengthen the military in its anti-terrorism campaign. The two Augusta AW101 helicopters were handed over to the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan Ali at a ceremony in Abuja. The National Security Adviser (NSA), Major General Babagana Monguno (rtd) on MondayÂ pointed out that the aircrafts
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Anti malaria drugs worth millions of naira have arrived some of the facilities in Kano State north western Nigeria, as part of efforts to combat the disease in 44 local government areas. The State Commissioner for Health, Dr Kabir Ibrahim Getso, made the announcement Â during the distribution at the state drugs and medical consumables
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