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Residents shot, houses burnt in fresh Wukari attacks


The Chairman of Wukari Local Government Area in Taraba State, Mr. Adi Daniel, has alerted on fresh attacks by Tiv militia in Wukari town. Daniel said that the militia had launched attacks yesterday morning in Wukari, burnt down over 28 houses and shot many people before they were chased away, Daily

Easter: Better days ahead for Nigeria – Fayose

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NAN The immediate past governor of Ekiti, Mr Ayodele Fayose, on Friday urged Nigerians not to give up on the country in the spirit of Easter. Rather, he asked them to keep hope alive on whatever challenges presently facing the nation. READ ALSO: HBO Responds To Trump’s Game Of Thrones Meme In his Easter

FG urges Ogoni community to be peaceful ahead of clean-up in Ogoniland

The Federal Government has called on the people of Ogoniland to remain peaceful and avoid taking actions capable of delaying the clean-up in oil impacted communities in the area. Dr Marvin Dekil, the Project Coordinator, Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP)in the Federal Ministry of Environment, made the plea on Friday

CCT Finds Onnoghen Guilty, Sacks Him As CJN

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Former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen has been found guilty of breaching Code of Conduct for Public Officers by the Code of Conduct Tribunal. CCT Chairman, Danladi Umar, in a judgment on Thursday, held that the prosecution proved beyond reasonable doubt that Onnoghen is guilty. Danladi Umar, ordered the immediate

Reconstruction of Apapa-Oshodi-Oworonsoki-Ojota highway begins

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NAN The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos State, Adedamola Kuti, on Wednesday announced the commencement of reconstruction of the Apapa-Oshodi-Oworonsoki-Ojota Expressway. He warned motorists to comply with traffic regulations at construction areas. Mr Kuti, who was speaking at a stakeholders’ meeting in Lagos, assured that government would complete the reconstruction of the

Bill Gates congratulated Buhari on re-election- Media Aide

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Founder of Microsoft and Philanthropist, Bill Gates on Wednesday congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election. According to his Personal Assistant on New Media Bashir Ahmad, speaking in a telephone call, Bill Gates said he was happy to be associated with the Nigerian President. He also restated his commitment to the success

Troops repel Boko Haram attack, kill 39 terrorists


Troops of the Multinational Joint Task Force MNJTF, killed 39 Boko Haram terrorists, captured many equipment from them, while 20 soldiers were wounded. The spokesman of the task force, Col. Timothy Antigha, confirmed this in a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja on Wednesday. Antigha said the terrorists were killed when

Onnoghen: CCT stands down judgement till 12noon

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The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has stood down till 12noon the judgment in the false and non-declaration of assets charge against the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen. The chairman of the three-man panel of CCT, Danladi Umar, fixed the judgement for 9am today following the adoption of