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July 18, 2018 10:22 AM Flood: Death Toll Rises To 90 In Nepal

The death toll in Nepal has gone up to 90 after five people were killed on Wednesday by landslides and flooding brought on by monsoon rains. “A woman and her two children, one of them an infant, were killed when a landslide struck their home in a village in north-central Nepal’s Gorkha district,’’ local Police Officer, Mahendra Nepal, said. Parbat Police 18

July 18, 2018 9:18 AM Taliban Commander Beheaded By IS Militants

A Taliban commander, Mullah Burjan was beheaded by militants loyal to the hardline Islamic State (IS) group on Wednesday. Scores of fighters from the rival groups, according to the official, have been killed in Darzab district over the past two days as Taliban and IS outfit are engaged in fierce fighting to gain more grounds in the strategically important 21

July 16, 2018 8:33 AM Family of slain NYSC member petitions against Garki hospital, makes demands

The family of Angela Igwetu, a member of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, shot dead by a police officer, has petitioned the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibraham Idris, demanding justice against Garki General Hospital. In the petition, the family told the police authorities to go after the hospital, insisting that the autopsy report faulted 16

July 16, 2018 1:31 AM Communities lack basic facilities for human survival

The District Governor of Rotary International, District 9125, Elvis Chukwu, has lamented that most rural communities in Nigeria lack basic facilities for human survival. He said Rotary International had been working tirelessly to put a smile on hapless communities and vulnerable persons in the country, particularly displaced victims of herdsmen attacks 16

July 8, 2018 1:22 PM Shehu Sani reveals how Buhari, National Assembly can settle rift

Senator Shehu Sani, who represents Kaduna Central Senatorial District, has proposed solutions to the long-running feud between President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration and members of the National Assembly. In a Facebook post he titled, ‘Immediate recipe for peace between the Presidency and the Parliament’ on Sunday, Sani identified at least seven 19

July 7, 2018 9:47 AM Eucharia Azodo eyes the Red ChamberThe Sun News

For seasoned female politician, Hon. Mrs. Eucharia Okwunna Azodo, her resume is intimidating. She has, at various times, held various positions both in the political party and public positions. She was the Secretary of the defunct Congress for National Consensus (CNC), Aguata Local Government Area Chapter, and Women Leader of the Anambra State Chapter 22

July 4, 2018 1:34 PM How ex-Benue governor, Suswam welcomed me into DSS detention – Abaribe

Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe representing Abia South Senatorial district has revealed that the former governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam was the first person who welcomed him when the Department of State Services, DSS, detained him. Speaking on order 42 of Senate rules on Wednesday, he explained that the immediate past governor of Benue was yet to be told of the reasons 26

July 4, 2018 8:51 AM Plateau massacre: Lagos Senator insists on removal of Service Chiefs

Senator Solomon Olamilekan, representing Lagos Central Senatorial district has stated that Service Chiefs have ran out of ideas in preferring solution to killings in Nigeria. Speaking on the Plateau killings, which dominated Senate’s proceeding on Tuesday, the lawmaker also suggested that creation of state Police was necessary now. The Senator, who called 22

June 27, 2018 12:30 PM Plateau killings: Saraki arrives Jos, meets with Gov. Lalong

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki has arrived Jos, the Plateau State capital. Saraki, who is on a condolence visit said he will be carrying out an on the spot assessment of the killings in some communities. Saraki was received at the airport by the Secretary to the Plateau State Government, SSG, Rufus Bature. DAILY POST gathered that he is now in a closed-door 19

June 26, 2018 12:00 PM Why we need graveyards at Aso Rock, National Assembly – Shehu Sani

Shehu Sani, the Senator representing Kaduna Central on Tuesday called for the building of graveyards at the three arms zone of government in Abuja. Sani said this will cause the government at all levels who have failed to protect Nigerians to share in the pains of families who have lost beloved ones to incessant killings. DAILY POST reports that Plateau 29