Boko Haram Terrorists Ambush Soldiers In Borno, Scores Feared Killed

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An ambush by Boko Haram terrorists in Meleri, a village in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno State, has resulted in scores of fatalities, a security source told SaharaReporters. Victims of the ambush, which occurred at about 11 am on Wednesday, included soldiers and members of the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF). According to the source, who is not authorized to speak to journalists, the tro

Explosion Rocks Muna In Maiduguri

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Suspected suicide bombers have struck in the Muna area of Maiduguri, capital of Borno state. A source disclosed this, saying the incident happened around 2:50pm on Wednesday. Details of the attack are still sketchy but officials of the Borno state emergency management agency (SEMA) and security agencies have reportedly moved to the scene. This is coming 24 hours after President Muhammadu Buhari

32 Crowned Obas In Ibadan Is Just A Joke Carried Too Far — Olubadan

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THE Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has again raised objection to the review of 1957 Olubadan chieftaincy declaration saying he would never support the move. In his reaction to the recommendation that 32 beaded-crown wearing kings be recognised in his domain, he said the review being midwived by Governor Abiola Ajimobi was nothing but a “joke carried too far”. Speaking through h

North Have Hisbah Police, Sharia Police And Janjaweed Police, East Have Biafra Security Service - Nnamdi Kanu

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He said: “I will not do anything that will bring dishonour to my people. There is no reason for people to be afraid of the internal operation of IPOB. "We want to stop the menace of Fulani herdsmen in our land. In the north, they have the Hisbah police, they have the Sharia police. They even have the Janjaweed police. Here, we have nothing. "We need to protect this very land. We want to protec

Boko Haram Has Used 83 Children For Suicide Bombings In Nigeria This Year Alone - Unicef

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The United Nations voiced alarm on Tuesday at Boko Haram jihadists' surging use of children, mainly girls, as human bombs in northeastern Nigeria, describing the practice as an "atrocity". The Islamists have for several years been using children to attack crowded markets, mosques and camps for internally displaced people in northeast Nigeria and the broader Lake Chad region. But the UN children'

TANKER DRIVER BEATS, AXES WIFE TO DEATH IN BENUE.

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A Gboko based tanker driver,Mr. Terkaa Ushir of Tse Abuul, Ushongo local government area of Benue State yesterday allegedly beat and axed down his wife, Mrs. Lucy Wasem (29 years) to death. The father of the deceased, Mr. Daniel Ahura Akighir of No. 42 OSU Kyambe street, Gboko East, told World Link Newspaper that "Last friday ,my son Inlaw, Mr. Terkaa of Joseph of Tia street, Gboko North and his

Nurse Stabs Husband To Death In Lagos

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An auxiliary nurse, Mrs. Folashade Idoko, has been accused of stabbing her husband to death in Lagos. The incident occurred on Sunday at their residence located at 20, Kosoko Street, Ayetoro, Oto-Awori local government area of the state. The Nation gathered that the deceased had suffered years of domestic violence from his wife but kept quiet. The couple had two children – a three-year-old boy a

5,000 Fighters Ready To Evict Hausa And Yoruba — Niger Delta Agitators

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The leader of the Coalition of Niger Delta Agitators, John Duku, explains why his group issued a notice to quit to Yoruba and northerners in the oil-rich region, among other issues Interview by CHUKWUDI AKASIKE Why did the Coalition of the Niger Delta Agitators choose October 1 as the deadline for Yoruba and Hausa to leave the Niger Delta region? Does it have anything to do with independence

GOVERNOR ORTOM'S STAND ON QUIT NOTICE TO HERDSMEN

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The attention of Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has been drawn to the quit notice reportedly issued to herdsmen by the group called Middle Belt Renaissance Forum, and the Governor states categorically as follows: 1. The Benue State Government distances itself and the people of the state from the quit notice. 2. The said notice will NOT have any impact or effect in Benue State and it should be

Young Boy 'Maurinho' With Bow Legs All Smiles After Undergoing Surgery

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Meet the young boy known as who's always had bow legs but his story changed and his dream of being a footballer in the future got more feasible after undergoing a successful corrective surgery. According to reports, the young boy was named after the popular football coach and Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho due to his love and ambition for playing football. Hope one day his dream of play

Police Arrest Ritualist & Robbers In Rivers, Recover Dead Body & Cars (Graphic Photos)

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Telegraphic Address:POLICE PUBLIC RELATIONS DEPT. PRESSPOL PORT HARCOURT, THE NIGERIA POLICE,Telephone:084-235380,STATE HEADQUARTERS, EMail:riverspoliceatyahoo.com,MOSCOW ROAD, In reply please quote: PORT HARCOURT. Ref: AZ:5250/RVS/PRD/VOL.10/145 DATE: 19TH AUGUST, 2017 POLICE PRESS RELEASE ARREST OF A RITUALIST AND RECOVERY OF BODY/HUMAN PARTS Today 19/8/2017 at about 0130hrs Men of the

Photos : Ozubulu Villagers Gather In Front Of Attacked Church To Pray For The Dead

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Ozubulu villagers have gathered at St Philip's Catholic Church to pray for the peaceful repose of their brothers and sisters who met their untimely death during Mass. The attack which was allegedly a spillover of a drug related feud between two Ozubulu brothers resident in South Africa - left scores dead and many injured after a gunman stormed the church during service on Sunday, August 6 to shoot



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HOLD OKOROCHA RESPONSIBLE FOR DEATHS IN EKE UKWU MARKET - PDP

1. We condemn the Forceful Demolition of the Popular Eke Ukwu Market and violent eviction of traders in Owerri by the Imo State Government using men of the Nigerian Police Force and…
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APC Poor Governance Model Is Destroying National Institutions Says Governor Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has decried the destruction of key national institutions by the poor governance model of the APC Federal Government. Speaking during a Thanksgiving Service in honour of…
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HURIWA OPPOSES PLANNED REARREST OF KANU

A pro-democracy and Non-Governmental organisation- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has accused the Federal Attorney General and Minister of Justice Alhaji Abubakar Malami (SAN) of playing Ethno-religious card in his…
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WE ARE HERE TO SERVE GOD AND HUMANITY-Wike

The State Chief Executive Nyesom Ezenwo Wike said he and members of his team are in Government to serve the Almighty God and humanity. The Governor stated this during a courtesy visit…
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Governor Ahmed Approves Release Of N937m To Contractors

Kwara State governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has approved the release of N937, 572, 974.09 to contractors handling various infrastructural projects across the State. The amount represents the third quarter payment under the…
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South-South/South-East Governors Meet: Seek Regional Development

Governors of the South-South and South East geo-political zones on Sunday met at the Government House Port Harcourt where they discussed regional and economic integration to enhance the development of the area…
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I Spent 10-years Under Lagos Bridges - Dolapo Osinbajo

Pastor ‘Dolapo Osinbajo, wife of the Vice President of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo, has recounted how she spent about 10years with street urchins under several notorious Lagos bridges in a bid to reshape…
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I Rather Die Than To Have APC Win Rivers State In 2019, Gov Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has decried the destruction of key national institutions by the poor governance model of the APC Federal Government. Speaking during a Thanksgiving Service in honour of Senator…
3 Weeks ago

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400 Jehovah's Witnesses In Angola Pass Out Due To Toxic Gas At A Convention

More than 400 witnesses passed out, of the 7000 attendees according to the angolan press, when they breathe toxic gas. Abraham Kituxi, one of the eyewitnesses, revealed that one of the first…
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Sacked TRACE Staff Attempts Suicide Over N50,000 Debt

Security operatives in Ogun have arrested a man who allegedly attempted to commit suicide over his inability to refund a N50,000 ‘loan. The man was arrested by the Anti-Vandal Team of Nigeria…
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Nigeria's D'tigress Beat Senegal To Become African Champions

Nigeria's Female Basketball team continued their impressive form to win the African tournament although they got off to a rough first quarter but they quickly made up and beat Senegal 65 -48.…
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Governor Shettima Carries Baby For Delegate At Anambra APC Primaries (PHOTOS)

Borno State Governor Hon. Kashim Shettima and others are in Anambra for Anambra State APC Governorship primaries. Governor Shettima was pictured carrying the baby of one of the delegates as she casts…
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2019: North Splits Over Buhari’s Candidacy

•Atiku, Kwankwaso, Dankwambo, others eyeing ticket •No one above 60 should contest -Area Youths •Few people can’t dictate who leads us -Junaid Mohammed As the 2019 presidential election draws near, there are…
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Father Of Boy Who Was Shot Dead In Owerri Narrates His Ordeal

The father to the 10-year-old boy who was shot dead yesterday after being hit by a stray bullet from security operatives during the demolition of popular Eke-Ukwu market in Owerri, Imo state…
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NIGERIAN AIR FORCE AIRCRAFT CRASHES IN KADUNA

1.​A Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Air Beetle Aircraft today crashed in Kaduna while on a mission. The only soul on board the aircraft, one of the NAF’s experienced instructor pilots, was unfortunately…
4 Weeks ago

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PDP National Reconciliation Train Went To Oyo State

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Makarfi, CON, with other members of the National Caretaker Committee: National Organizing Secretary - Senator Abdul Ningi, National Treasurer/Financial Secretary -…
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Rashidi Adewolu Ladoja Returns To PDP

Former Oyo governor Rasheed Ladoja, who defected to the Accord Party to contest the state’s governorship seat in the 2015 general elections, has returned to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). Ladoja, along…
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Senate To End Underground Recruitment Into Federal Agencies – Saraki

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has revealed how the national assembly intends to end backdoor employments in the country. The Senate President said that the Upper Legislative Chamber will…
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FG Begins Mass Housing Constructions In 33 States

The Federal Government on Thursday announced that it had commenced the construction of mass housing projects in 33 states across the country . It also called for an upward review of up…
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Non-Indigenes Barred From Ikorodu For 4 Days

Non-indigenes of Ikorodu have been advised to stay away from the area as from Saturday, August 26 till Tuesday, August 29 It is confirmed that the Eluku Festival of Ikorodu Town will…
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Computer Village Adds N1.5b To Nigeria’s Economy Daily

Nigeria’s Computer Village, adjudged the largest Information and Communications Technology (ICT) accessory market in Africa, contributes about N1.5 billion to the country’s economy daily. The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) Executive Vice Chairman,…
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Rats Invasion: Buhari Is The Worst President Ever - Mike Ozekhome

Human rights lawyer, Mike Ozekhome (SAN) on Tuesday condemned the presidency for saying President Muhammadu Buhari would work from home because rats invaded his office. Ozekhome said Buhari’s presidency carelessly disrespects Nigerians,…
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Boko Haram Terrorists Ambush Soldiers In Borno, Scores Feared Killed

An ambush by Boko Haram terrorists in Meleri, a village in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno State, has resulted in scores of fatalities, a security source told SaharaReporters. Victims of the…
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Why I Can’t Go And Greet Buhari, Even If Invited —fayose

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, who seems the loudest opposition voice against President Mohammadu Buhari’s government, has said that his agitation and revelation about what had happened to the President while…
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Computer Village Adds N1.5b To Nigeria’s Economy Daily

Nigeria’s Computer Village, adjudged the largest Information and Communications Technology (ICT) accessory market in Africa, contributes about N1.5 billion to the country’s economy daily. The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) Executive Vice Chairman,…
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