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21:23 Air Force graduates 1,928 recruits in Kaduna (photos)

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11:42 Sad story of Delta Council Secretariat where weeds, reptiles rule [PHOTOS]

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01:16 Ozubulu brothers at war in South Africa, 30 killed since mistrust began

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22:49 Ignore quit notice, South East Senate Caucus, Govs tell Igbo

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10:16 Asari Dokubo blasts Charlyboy for asking Buhari to resume or resign [VIDEO]

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21:26 Photos of special mobile strike force launched by Nigerian army to fight Boko Haram

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10:02 Buhari is a ‘juju, photo president’ – Asari Dokubo

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16:11 Radio Biafra history: top facts you should know

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  • APGA crisis: Governor Obiano wins as Appeal Court sacks Agbaso

    August 17, 2017 5:16 AM 15

    Respite came the way of Anambra Governor, Chief Willie Obiano on Wednesday as the Enugu Division of the Court of Appeal gave its judgement in favour of his faction of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA. Obiano’s faction led by Victor Oye has already conducted its primary for the Anambra guber election, with Obiano emerging winner. However, until

  • Public officials took N400bn bribe in 1 year – NBS

    August 17, 2017 1:56 AM 17

    According to the report computed by the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, the highest incidents of bribery occurred during encounters with the police, though the bribe received by policemen was often below the average bribe taken by public officials. While nearly one out of every two encounters with the police led to one form of bribe or the other

  • Oyo council workers, pensioners get salary arrears

    August 17, 2017 12:09 AM 15

    The Oyo State government yesterday said it disbursed over N13 billion to settle five-month salaries owed local government workers, primary school teachers as well as pensioners. Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Matters Mr. Bimbo Kolade spoke in Ibadan, the state capital, on disbursement of the fund. The commissioner said the money comprised

  • Trump sacks Ogunlesi, Nigerian adviser

    August 17, 2017 12:02 AM 30

    Adebayo Ogunlesi, a Nigerian businessman based in the US, is among the advisers of US President Donald Trump affected by the dissolution of two business councils. Ogunlesi, who has a majority stake in London Gatwick airport, was appointed by Trump last December to serve as a member of his strategy and policy forum. In a tweet in on Wednesday, the US president

  • Onazi Ogenyi’s move to Birmingham in doubt as Trabzonspor order him back to training

    August 16, 2017 9:47 PM 17

    Ogenyi Onazi’s move to English Championship club Birmingham from Trabzonspor is in doubt, as he has resumed training with the Turkish team. The Super Eagles’ midfielder has been linked with a move to Birmingham City in the past few days and it was reported to be close. Both clubs were believed to have agreed a €4.5million deal, but the move was held up due to work permit

  • Aloysius Ikegwuonu tells Anambra monarchs to use traditional means to find those who carried out Ozubulu Massacre

    August 16, 2017 9:32 PM 12

    Monarchs in Anambra state have been asked to use traditional means to find the perpetrators of the gruesome massacre at St Philip’s Catholic Church, Ozubulu, by the alleged target of the killings Aloysius Ikegwuonu, aka ‘Bishop’, Punch reports. Ikegwuonu made his comments when a condolence visit was paid by the state’s monarchs, to Igwe Nnamdi Oruche

  • BREAKING: Police uncover human parts in church, arrest 77-year-old pastor, 3 others in Ogun state

    August 16, 2017 6:56 PM 14

    Men of Ogun state police command have arrested a pastor and three other suspects in connection with the discovery of suspected human parts buried inside a church in Ota. Vanguard reports that the state Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu, who paraded the cleric Wednesday August 16 in Ota, said the arrested 77-year-old prophet, Samuel Babatunde, is the founder

  • Real Madrid fail with appeal for Ronaldo’s ban, Portugal captain to miss five games

    August 16, 2017 6:11 PM 15

    Real Madrid have failed in an attempt to have Cristiano Ronaldo’s five-match suspension overturned. Ronaldo was given the punishment, after he pushed referee Ricardo de Burgos Bengoetxea during their 3-1 win over Barcelona, in the first leg of their Super Cup clash. Although he could have been suspended for up to 12 matches due to the reaction, the Spanish

  • N400 billion spent on bribes every year – NBS

    August 16, 2017 6:00 PM 19

    The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has disclosed that N400 billion was paid to public officials as bribes every year in the country. It said the amount is equivalent to 38 per cent of the combined federal and state education budgets in 2016 and also equivalent to $4.6 billion in purchasing power parity (PPP). This was contained in its report on “Corruption

  • OPEC Sec Gen visits Buhari in London

    August 16, 2017 5:50 PM 20

    OPEC Secretary General, Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, has visited Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari in London at the residence of the Nigerian High Commissioner – Abuja House. A statement from OPEC said the Secretary General noted that “President Buhari has made a remarkable recovery. He was in pretty good shape, full of humour.” The two reviewed current