U.S. President Barack Obama on Saturday mourned boxing legend, Muhammad Ali, who died on Friday in Phoenixâ€š Arizona, following a respiratory ailment. A White House statement quoted Obama as saying: "Muhammad Ali was the Greatest, Period.
`` If you just asked him, he will tell you, he will tell you he was the double greatest, that he had handcuffed lightning, thrown thunder into jail.
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She said the television series was aimed at bringing to the fore, concerted efforts of the police at preventing and unveiling crime in the society. Olabisi also said that it was aimed at educating, sensitising and enlightening members of the public about their safety/security.
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"We are surprised how they mixed kerosene and petrol, We donâ€™t know whether it is another ploy by Boko Haram to cause havoc,â€™â€™ he said.
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In a global first, the Swiss voted Sunday on a radical proposal to provide the entire population with enough money to live on, no strings attached.
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Eni, the parent company of Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC), said the oil firmâ€™s production had been cut short by 65,000 barrels per day following Fridayâ€™s attack on its pipeline in Bayelsa.
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The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), on Sunday in Maiduguri alerted Borno residents that kerosene mixed with petrol is currently in circulation in the state.
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The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), is to supply agricultural inputs to over 20, 000 returnee Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) families in Adamawa, Borno and Gombe states, an official has said.
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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has â€œwelcomed publication of the list of recovered funds by the Federal Government as a positive development towards entrenching a culture of transparency and accountability in government.â€
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Over 1000 families and Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the northeast part of the country have benefited from the philanthropic gesture of a Non Governmental Organization, Peace Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Initiative (PRRI).
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A Christian grocer was hacked to death near a church on Sunday in northwest Bangladesh, police said, amid growing deadly attacks by Islamist militants on religious minorities and secular activists.
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New Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho will deliver the Premier League title within two years, predicted defender Ricardo Carvalho on Sunday.
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The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), under the leadership of its President General, Alh. Muhammad Saâ€™ad Abubakar, CFR, mni, the Sultan of Sokoto, has congratulated the Muslim Ummah in Nigeria and all over the world on the month of Ramadan, 1437 A. H expected to start tomorrow asking the Muslims to look out for the moon tonight.
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NIGER Delta Avengers , NDA, website, www.nigerdeltavengers.com through which the militant group prolifically promoted its attacks on oil installations in the Niger Delta, especially in the last one month has been brought down.
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Delta State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has foreseen that come 2019 when PDP must have taking over leadership of the Presidency of the country and All Progressive Congress (APC) would have realize the harm they did to Nigerians, the party would come crawling on it kneels apologizing to Nigerians and PDP as a party for their deceptive promises and the hardship they have created for Nigerians.
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HOW did herdsmen become so powerful to the point of tyrannizing some communities in Delta State?
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The Federal Government said, yesterday, it had made cash recoveries totaling N78,325,354,631.82; $185,119,584.61; Â£3,508,355.46 and â‚¬11, 250, from looters of public treasury, from May 29, 2015 to May 25, 2016.
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Governor Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa State is displeased that some militants in the Niger Delta, under the guise of Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), are sabotaging the efforts of the Buhari administration to move Nigeria forward.
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PROMINENT elders, leaders and groups in the Niger Delta have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to create a platform to listen to the grievances of the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, the militant group blowing up oil facilities in the region, and impartially deal with their demands to avoid winning the war and losing the battle.
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The General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries Intervational, Apostle Johnson Suleman, who just ended the Johannesburg, South Africa, version of the Restoration Conference 2016 and will be moving to Kigali in Rwanda in June, shares his travel experience, and why he rejected a plane offer by a businessman.
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Chairman of Niger Delta Nationalities Forum and member of Ijaw Eldersâ€™ Forum, Mr. Seigha Manija, in this piece, proffers solution to the activities of the new militant group in the Niger Delta, the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA.
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