Police in Zamfara state, Friday, arrested 250 illegal miners. Those arrested included a foreigner,while items recovered from the culprits were 12 pumping machines,29 motorcycles, chemicals for making gold and unrefined gold sifting materials.
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Nollywood, Tony Akposheri has introduced his family in a new social media skit entitled "Naija Dad". The Masquerade actor, in a chat with newsmen, revealed the inspiration behind the skits and why he decided to go into skit production with his wife and children.
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A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Edo, Engr Gideon Ikhine, has promised to provide affordable housing for the residents if elected. Ikhine made the promise while interacting with his supporters and journalists on Friday in Benin. READ ALSO:President Muhammadu Buhari trusts women more than men – Garba Shehu reveals He said successive governments inRead
An Igbo group, Izu Umunna Cultural Association of Nigeria, a think-tank for Ndigbo in the 19 Northern States and Abuja, has lauded the decision by the South East Governors to have their respective Houses of Assembly enact State Security laws that would give legal backing to the establishment of a regional security outfit in the zone.
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301 Chinese nationals were on Thursday night evacuated from Nigeria through the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, Lagos. The evacuation was done by Nigeria Carrier, Air Peace airline.
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The Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Garba Shehu has said that Buhari trusts women more than men.
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The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Friday accused the British government of masterminding all the discriminatory activities against Biafrans.
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The industrial strike is afoot in the national assembly as over 4000 parliamentary staff including states’ houses of assembly have demanded the full implementation of the revised condition of service enacted in the 8th National Assembly.
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By Perez Brisibe CHIEF of Staff to Delta state Governor, Olorogun David Edevbie has described Chief Edwin Clark as a bridge builder across all divides in the country. Edevbie in his congratulatory message to Chief Clark on his 93 birthday, said the nonagenarian has shown himself as an excellent administrator and a great politician. READRead More
As part of President Muhammadu Buhari’s agenda to reduce unemployment rate in the country, the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Mr Festus Keyamo (SAN), said that the Federal Government has agreed to pay the sum of twenty thousand naira, (20,000), to unemployed youths, for three months, to maintain public and social infrastructures in the country.
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The Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, on Friday, urged President Muhammadu Buhari to issue an order of unfettered access for Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, to carry out COVID-19 tests in Kogi State.
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By Peter Duru – Makurdi The Benue State Police Command is to deploy 5,200 of its personnel to monitor Saturday’s local government election in the state. The State Police Commissioner, Mr. Garba Mukkadas made this known Friday while briefing newsmen on the preparedness of the command to ensure a hitch-free election in the state. HeRead More
THE Senate has thrown away a petition against the Abia State nominee to the Federal Character Commission, FCC, Henry Ogbulogo, describing the action of the petitioners as baseless and with lack of merit.
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A member of the House of Representatives, Mrs Tolu Akande-Sadipe has waded into a misunderstanding between the contractor, handling Olomi-Olodo-Ijebuigbo road, D.C Engineering Ltd. and the Olojuoro Road Joint community forum, in Ibadan.
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Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture, says President Muhammadu Buhari has put Nigeria on an irreversible road to sustainable development in the past one year of his re-election.
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The Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai while speaking to journalists in Abuja on Friday (May 29th, 2020) hinted the state is targeting 50,000 COVID-19 tests per month. Video below: Presented by Abayomi Adeshida. ALSO WATCH: VIDEO: Kaduna gov, El-Rufai, speaks with journalists on banditry Vanguard News Nigeria.
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Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai while speaking on banditry with journalists in Abuja on Friday (May 29, 2020) said; “We are getting the support of the Ministry of Defence to Battle the Scourge”. Video below: Presented by Abayomi Adeshida Vanguard News Nigeria.
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US President Donald Trump has sent in National Guard to Minneapolis to help restore peace and tranquility in the city.
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HUMAN Rights activist and former Executive Chairman of National Human Rights Commission, Prof Chidi Odinkalu is among Igbo leaders designated to speak, online, on Saturday, May 30 as part of 53rd anniversary of declaration the defunct Biafra statehood.
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