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Maiduguri Bombing Casualty Rate Tops 60 – Shettima

The number of casualties in the Maiduguri explosion has topped 60, It was gathered that apart from the 35 bodies taken to the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital (UMTH), 24 were brought to the State Specialist Hospital even as hospital sources said the casualty figure was higher as some bodies could not be identified. The […]

Lay down your arms, Ohanaeze begs Boko Haram

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ABUJA – OHANAEZE- Ndigbo, the apex Igbo Socio Cultural Organisation has pleaded with members of the Boko Haram sect that have continually engaged in killings and wanton destruction of property to put an end to insurgency. According to the group, the series of killings and occupation of some communities in the North East was becoming […]

VIDEO: Maid Beat Child To Near Death. You Will Never Leave Your Baby With Any Maid After Watching This!!! [WARNING!!! Viewers Discretion Is Advised]

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Playwright And Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka Diagnosed With Cancer

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Speaking at the June 12 Cultural Center in Ogun State, “Kongi” encouraged awareness and preventative measures in stopping the spread of the disease. He attributes early detection and proper nutrition to his stable health so far. At a press conference today, renowned playwright and Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has announced that he was diagnosed […]

Boko Haram: Jonathan in a closed-door meeting with Chadian President

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President Goodluck Jonathan, Monday in N’Djamena, Chad, reiterated the need for Nigeria and her neighbours to intensify joint actions and cooperation to win the war against terrorism and insurgency. Speaking to journalists at the presidential palace in N’Djamena after a closed-door meeting with his Chadian counterpart, Idris Deby, Mr. Jonathan said that their talks focused […]

Plot to impeach Jonathan thickens as PDP senators back moves

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There are indications that some Senators under the umbrella of the Peoples Democratic Party had on Monday started impeachment moves against President Goodluck Jonathan over what they tagged as the high level of impunity and corruption allegedly being condoned by his government. DAILY POST reports that no fewer than 103 members of the House of […]

Yeyenatu Fraud! Presidency caught showcasing Kwankwaso’s projects as Jonathan’s achievement in North-West

#BringBackOurGirls: Why We Want Dialogue Option — Abati Reveals

The Nigerian presidency has been caught showcasing projects executed by the Kano State Government as part of the legacy projects executed by the President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration in the North-West geopolitical zone of the country. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Reuben Abati, had in a 10-part series of tweets on […]

Re:MURIC Accused Jonathan of Anti-Muslim Agenda: Jonathan is not Anti-Muslim – Abati

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The Presidency on Monday said President Goodluck Jonathan was not using his office to pursue anti-Muslim agenda as being alleged in some quarters. Reuben Abati, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, said this on Monday in Abuja while speaking with State House correspondents. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that […]

Tambuwal Locked Out Of NASS: IGP needs a constitution lecture, police actions are illegal – Festus Keyamo

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Nigerian Human rights lawyer, Festus Keyamo, on Monday said the Nigeria Police Force committed illegality for shutting the entrance to the House of Representatives last Thursday and preventing Speaker Aminu Tambuwal and other legislators from gaining entrance to do their legitimate job. Keyamo also commended the lawmakers who scaled the gate to access the chamber […]

The reigning regime of “Who Will Catch Me?” by Jonathan and his “boys”, By Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú

Featured image from September Chad meeting of Jonathan, Modu Sheriff and Idriss Deby of Chad where fake ceasefire that helped Boko Haram conquer Adamawa and kill hundreds more was plotted

A former governor with familial and business ties to Chad was fingered as a sponsor of terror. The next thing we saw; he became Nigeria’s roving ambassador on terrorist matters, cruising around protected, under heavy State Security cordon. His state’s airport is closed to air traffic. Even the current governor has to travel by road […]

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