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Countries can’t end terrorism alone, Buhari admits

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that efforts being made by individual countries are not capable..

Police take over Ekiti PDP secretariat

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

Police on Friday took over the Peoples Democratic Party Secretariat in Ado Ekiti, as crisis..

House leadership: S’East Reps grumble over exclusion

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

THE two All Progressives Congress members of the House of Representatives from the South-East geopolitical..

Buhari appoints Kari Commissioner for Insurance, replaces Daniel

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday appointed Alhaji Mohammed Kari as the Commissioner for Insurance and..

EFCC quizzes ex-NIMASA DG for fraud

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Thursday quizzed a former Director-General of the Nigerian..

Ooni: Ife chiefs meet with Aregbesola

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

The Royal Traditional Council of Ife on Thursday met Governor Rauf Aregbesola briefly behind closed-doors..

Four die in UK jet crash

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

A pilot and three passengers have died after a small private jet crashed into a..

APC govs fine tune strategies for Kogi, Bayelsa polls

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

All Progressives Congress governors, under the aegis of the Progressives Governors’ Forum, met in Abuja..

Jigawa immunises 40,000 children  against polio

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

No fewer than 41,379 children have been immunised against polio virus in Birniwa local government..

A’Court orders fresh hearing of petition against Melaye’s election

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Friday ordered fresh hearing of the petition filed..

Three sisters die in Lagos fire

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

Tragedy struck on Friday morning in the Mechanic Village area of Oke Afa, Isolo, Lagos,..

Afghanistan peace talks on hold amid Taliban turmoil

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

The confirmation of Taliban leader Mullah Omar’s death has thrown the fledgling Afghan peace process..

Ebola vaccine shows ‘promising’ results – WHO

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

Preliminary results of tests on an Ebola vaccine to be published later Friday in British..

Produce DSS boss party card, APC tells PDP

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

The All Progressives Congress has insisted that the Director-General of Directorate of State Services, Mr…

PDP national working committee, too corrupt – Workers

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

The feud between the National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party and the staff..

Chadian army kill 100 Boko Haram militants

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

At least 100 militants have been killed in an operation launched a fortnight ago against..

MH370: New items wash ashore on Reunion Island

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

A Chinese water bottle and an Indonesian cleaning product have washed up on Reunion Island,..

Two policemen killed in foiled Kogi bank robbery

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

A gang of four suspected robbers attacked a commercial bank in Okene, Kogi State, on..

Police nab suspected killer of Enugu monarch

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

The Enugu State Police Command has apprehended one of the suspected killers of a traditional..

Indian teachers kidnapped in Libya

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

India has said that four of its citizens have been kidnapped near the Libyan city..

Al-Qaeda in Syria claims capture of US-backed rebels

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

Al-Qaeda’s Syria affiliate Al-Nusra Front claimed it had captured rebel fighters who had received training..

Another Jos chlorine explosion victim dies

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

One more victim of the chlorine gas explosion, which occurred at the water treatment plant..

We share information on Boko Haram with Nigeria – US

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

United States has said it is supporting the Federal Government in terms of intelligence sharing..

Osama bin Laden’s relatives killed in UK plane crash

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Category: News | Aug 1, 2015

Four people have been killed after a private jet crashed in southern England, reportedly including..

B’ Haram: Borno Reps seek reopening of schools

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

The House of Representatives on Thursday backed the reopening of schools in major towns in..

Corruption: Jonathan and politics-free probe

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari’s decision to probe the administration of his predecessor, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, for..

Firefighter dies in battle against California wildfires

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Category: News | Aug 1, 2015

A firefighter died while battling one of the 18 large wildfires raging in California, its..

Beijing to host 2022 Winter Olympics

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

Beijing is set to become the first city to have hosted both the Summer and..

Kenyan police arrest six terror suspects in Mombasa

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

Kenyan police on Friday arrested six terror suspects in the coastal city of Mombasa. The..

Female suicide bomber targets Maiduguri market

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

A female suicide bomber blew herself up Friday at a big market in the northeast..

Migrants ‘attacked’ at sea between Greece and Turkey

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Category: News | Aug 1, 2015

Migrants trying to sail from Turkey to Greece are increasingly reporting being attacked by gunmen..

APC celebrates second anniversary, preaches development

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, on Friday urged Nigerians..

Troops rescue extra 59 captives from B’ Haram–Army

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

The Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Sani Usman, has said that the troops of..

We’re now better equipped to battle Boko Haram – Buhari

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said with the coming on board of the Multi National..

Palestine to lodge ICC complaint over baby’s death

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Category: News | Aug 1, 2015

The Palestine Liberation Organisation has said it holds Israel’s government “fully responsible” for the death..

Reps crisis: APC chieftain lauds Buhari

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Category: News | Aug 1, 2015

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress in Ogun State, Chief Femi Majekodunmi, has..

Tribunal refuses to dismiss Ladoja’s petition

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

The Oyo State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State, has dismissed a..

Nigeria, Benin Customs partner to tackle Tokunbo smuggling 

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

Authorities of the Nigeria Customs Service and the Beninois Customs Service have agreed to join..

Army recalls retired officers as consultants

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

The Nigerian Army has recalled some of its retired officers to serve as instructors at..

‘Criminal justice act to eradicate prison congestion’

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Category: News | Jul 31, 2015

A Lagos lawyer and human rights activist, Mr. Malachy Ugwummadu, has called for the strict..

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