I do not share in Nnamdi Kanu`s ideology, I am not a supporter of Biafra, I never for once bought into Col. Ojukwu`s idea and I will never buy into the idea of Nnamdi Kanu. I am just an Igbo apologist that believes the Igbo community deserves a fair chance in 2023.
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The former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki has been granted permission by a Federal high Court sitting in Abuja to travel abroad for medical check-up pending the commencement of his trial. Dasuki is facing a five-count charge bordering on alleged illegal possession of firearms and money laundering.
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South African paralympian, Oscar Pistorius, may face more years in jail if state lawyers can get his conviction scaled up from culpable homicide to murder.
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The police on Tuesday arraigned a cleaner, Emmanuel Kunle, 34, of CBN Quarters, Durumi, Abuja, in a Wuse Zone 2 Senior Magistratesâ€™ Court, Abuja, charged with theft. The prosecutor, Sgt. Mohammed Ahmed, told the court that one Suleiman Abubakar of Durumi, Abuja, reported the matter at Maitama police station, Abuja, on Aug. 19.
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Zimbabwean police Tuesday arrested three journalists at a state newspaper over a story implicating police and parks officers in the poisoning of some 60 elephants, saying their report was false. Authorities arrested Sunday Mail editor Mabasa Sasa, the paper's investigations editor Brian Chitemba and reporter Tinashe Farawo late Monday. They are being held at Harare Central Police Station.
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The Screening of Ministerial Nominees sent by President Muhammadu Buhari to the upper chamber of the National Assembly has come and gone but therein lies important lessons from the entire process.
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says it has cleared 42 candidates for the forthcoming governorship polls in Kogi and Bayelsa. The Kogi election is billed for Nov. 21, while the Bayelsa poll comes up on and Dec. 5.
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Star Beer has maintained its leading position in marketing excellence for the fourth year in a row as the brand took home some of the most coveted awards in Nigerian Marketing and Advertising at the 2015 Advertising Association of Nigeria (ADVAN) Awards on Saturday, October 31, 2015
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Police Officers attached to Umuoba Police Station in Isiala Ngwa LGA of Abia, on Monday foiled an attempt by two men to steal a child in Amaede, a village under the station's jurisdiction. NAN learnt that the armed men entered the house of their victim to steal the boy, but met stiff opposition from his parents, which resulted in a scuffle.
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The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eket Office, on Monday gave petrol marketers in Akwa Ibom, three days to revert to N87 pump price or face sanctions.
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Former Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer of Asset & Resource Management Company Ltd, ARM, Jumoke Ogundare, has been appointed as the new Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of ARM.
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Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, Monday, inaugurated the newly appointed Chairmen, Executive Secretaries and Members of some Boards and Commissions of State Agencies with a charge on them to see their appointment as a call to service and give extra-ordinary efforts to move Lagos forward.
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Running-mate to late MKO Abiola during the infamous June 12, 1993 presidential election, Ambassador Baba Gana Kingibe, yesterday, advised President Muhammadu Buhari, to act fast in living up to the Change mantra of his party the All Progressives Congress (APC), noting he has limited time to bring the needed change in Nigeria.
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PRESIDENT Barrack Obama of the United States of America, USA has said that if all hands are on deck and Nigerians work together in unison, Nigeria as a country and other nations would be better tomorrow.
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EX-Niger Delta agitators that a beneficiaries of the amnesty programme have been force to return home from the United Kingdom where they are undergoing training due to the Visa policy of the British government.
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Following recurrent clashes between fulani herdsmen and their host communities across the country, the Department of State Security, DSS, has brokered peace between the leadership of Afenifere and Miyetti Allah Cattle Rearers Association over the frosty relationship between the two groups in the South West.
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In continuation of the fight against Boko Haram terrorists, Nigerian troops from 243 Battalion under 5 Brigade Nigerian Army on patrol, Sunday, engaged some terrorists in a fierce battle killing four of them while others escaped.
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IN line with the official declaration of assets by President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, a Minister- Designate, Ibrahim Usman Jibrin declared yesterday that he was prepared to move in tandem with the principles of the administration.
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The South African bourse has suspended trading in the shares of telecoms firm MTN on Monday, a senior official said.
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NIGERIA can overcome slowing growth with spending as the government plans to create a $25 billion fund combining public and private financing to develop infrastructure, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. This is heartwarming at a time of great fear that the economy might slide into recession.
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