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July 19, 2018 8:47 AM Cleric tasks Muslims to be steadfast, do good –

Senate President Bukola Saraki led a number of dignitaries that graced fridau prayer for the repose of mother of former national chairman of the new Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP), Hajia Ayisat Omo Agba Baraje, in Ilorin, on Wednesday. Other dignitaries included Governors Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara state, Samuel Ortom of Benue State and Nyesom Wike of Rivers 16

July 17, 2018 2:03 PM Sexual abuse: Speak out and be protected, Deputy Gov advises girls –

Rivers State Deputy Governor, Dr. (Mrs.) Ipalibo Harry Banigo, has advised girls and women facing any form of abuse, especially Sexual abuse, to speak out in order to be protected. The Deputy Governor stated this yesterday, following the successful rescue of an 18-year-old girl from the hands of her guardian, Chief Promise Sydney, whom, she alleged 17

July 17, 2018 4:47 AM Ex-Mauritius president speaks at Murtala Foundation tomorrow– The Sun News

A former president of Mauritius, Prof. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, will tomorrow, deliver a keynote paper at the Murtala Muhammed Foundation (MMF) 2018 Women in Development Enterprise Across African Programme and Power lunch in Lagos. The MMF Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Aisha Muhammed-Oyebode, in a statement, said the event is in furtherance of its core vision 21

July 16, 2018 4:12 PM MOSOP urges Buhari to end military occupation in Ogoni –

The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP), has condemned the activities of Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) and called on President Muhammadu Buhari to end military occupation of Ogoni farmlands. MOSOP also condemned alleged continual violation of the rights of the Ogoni people by Nigerian soldiers attached to the Shell, insisting 20

July 15, 2018 8:54 PM Okagbare, Oduduru, Amusan lead 92 others to CAA

Nigeria trio of Blessing Okagbare- Ighoteguonor, Divine Oduduru and Oluwatobiloba Amusan will lead 92 others to the 2018 African Athletics championship in Asaba next month. Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) on Friday released a list of 95 athletes selected to represent the country from August 1-5. Nigeria sprint queen finished 7th place in 23.42 seconds 21

July 9, 2018 5:36 PM Boko Haram: Nigerian Army hands over 183 radicalized children to UN

The Nigerian Army on Monday formally handed over 183 children linked with armed group, Boko Haram in the Northeast to the United Nations Children and Education Fund (UNICEF) for rehabilitation. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, the Chief Army Staff, said the handover was in line with the international laws for the protection 21

July 9, 2018 12:08 PM Plateau killings: 38,051 taking refuge in 31 IDPs camps – SEMA

The Plateau State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) has confirmed that a total of 38, 051 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) were taking refuge in 31 camps in the state following recent violence. SEMA Director of Search and Rescue, Mrs Julie Bala, in an with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Mangu said that 11 camps have been set up for the 16, 885 IDPs in Barkin 19

July 9, 2018 6:23 AM Justin Bieber finally engage to Hailey Baldwin

Popular pop star, Justin Bieber on Sunday finally proposed to model, Hailey Baldwin whom he has dated for one month. The 24-year-old Canadian heartthrob, proposed to the 21-year-old over dinner Saturday night at a restaurant in The Bahamas, TMZ reports. “Proud is an understatement! Excited for the next chapter!” Bieber’s father Jeremy Bieber wrote on Instagram 23

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

June 30, 2018 2:23 PM Okada ban: Anambra govt bars soldiers, policemen from riding motorcycles

The Anambra State Government has barred army and police officers from using motorcycles, as a way of checking any form of abuse on the ban on commercial motorcyclists, which takes effect from Sunday. The state Commissioner for Transport, Mr Uchenna Okafor, who disclosed this, said the move was to forestall abuse on the ban as was with the previous restriction 26