At least 15 people were killed in violence in northern and central Nigeria, police and local officials told the AFP on Thursday, in the latest unrest to hit the restive regions. Police in Zamfara State said suspected cattle thieves killed 10 in raids on four remote villages on Wednesday — although a local resident said […]
President Muhammadu Buhari was elected in 2015 after emphasising his track record of tackling corruption and his pledge to stop public officials from looting the country’s treasury, after he rightly declared: “if we don’t kill corruption, this corruption will kill us.” Mr. Buhari has backed his commitment by putting in place some important measures such […]
As Nigerians, especially Yorubas, are still basking in the euphoria of the honorary award of GCFR conferred on Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola by President Muhammadu Buhari, we should not forget that the battle is [...]
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Automobile makers are responding to the needs of their customers with their new models. Research has shown that automobiles of today go beyond just one purpose. They can be deployed for various purposes as the need may arise. This must have necessitated the launch of the Mercedes-Benz V-Class, which combines the dual purpose of a van and luxury saloon.
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A huge number of Nigerians have been killed by armed herdsmen for more than one year in the country. Thousands of other law-abiding Nigerians have also been maimed and rendered homeless. Many children have become [...]
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Massive work has commenced on the re- development of the popular Ile-Epo Market located in Abule Egba area of Lagos State which is expected to gulp a whooping N2 billion. The market was demolished recently to pave way for a modern market befitting the Lagos mega city status. LEADERSHIP Friday gathered that the market is […]
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Worried by the increasing insecurity in the country, the newly registered Justice Must Prevail Party (JMPP) has promised to fence the entire Nigeria’s borders to prevent foreigners from infiltrating into the country, if elected into office in 2019. Speaking at its maiden press brief- ing in Abuja yesterday, the acting national chairman of the party, […]
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Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has urged Muslims to project Islam through the good examples of love, tolerance and peaceful disposition at all times, which he said are prerequisite for protecting the perception of the religion from distortion. In his Sallah message to mark the end of the 30-day Ramadan fasting period, the former vice […]
Youth Wing of Christian Association of Nigeria, YOWICAN, Enugu State chapter, has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for his performance and leadership quality which they said had brought peace and sustained growth in the state in the past last three years. The organisation gave the commendation in a communiqué it issued at the end of its […]
A former Ambassador of Nigeria to the Republic of Sierra lone, Ambassador. Abdulyekin Abilagbo has chided gubernatorial aspirants in the forthcoming September 22nd of Osun state especially those of the APC extraction over their divisive statements polarizing the brotherhood strings and unity that held together the 27year old state. The Iwo born envoy made this […]
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Luis Suarez will be chasing redemption on Friday when Uruguay face Egypt in his first World Cup appearance since being thrown out of the tournament in 2014 for biting Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini. The controversial Barcelona striker, 31, was described on the eve of their first game in Russia as “more mature” by Uruguay coach […]
The United Kingdom is set to exclude medical staff from the government’s visa cap, according to Saffron Cordery, Deputy Chief Executive of NHS Providers.
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Nigerian Breweries, NB, Plc has restated its commitment to the promotion of excellence in the practice of journalism in Nigeria, even as it announced opening for entries for the 10th edition of its Golden Pen Awards, where winners will receive a total of N7 million in cash prizes plus other gift items.
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Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny on Thursday denounced the high cost of hosting the World Cup, alleging that much of the money was embezzled by businessmen seen to be close to President Vladimir Putin. During a live video broadcast shortly after Russia’s punishing 5-0 win over Saudi Arabia, Navalny — known for anti-corruption investigations that […]
Terrorism is the world’s most lethal scourge. From 2009 till early 2015, when Nigerians tested its bitter pills, darkness hovered on the land. Gloom, agonies, pains, sorrows and grief watered the face of the nation. [...]
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Yobe state governor Ibrahim Gaidam has approved the placement of restrictions on vehicular movement from ten pm, Thursday till Friday morning, for Sallah prayers. The spokesman to the governor Abdullahi Bego said in a release that this new security [...]
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