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Wed, 26 Feb 2020 06:22:34 GMT
Nigerians Face 35% Electricity Tariff Increase - Official
[Premium Times] Nigerians would soon be faced with a 35 per cent hike in electricity tariffs, officials said on Tuesday, as regulators seek to reposition a sector that has been moribund for decades.

Thu, 27 Feb 2020 05:36:37 GMT
Coronavirus, Ebola, Lassa Fevers Caused By Corruption, Magu Insists
[Premium Times] The acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, has insisted that the raging Corona virus is caused by corruption.

Wed, 26 Feb 2020 07:09:03 GMT
World Bank Approves Nigeria's Identity Project
[Vanguard] The World Bank has approved Nigeria's digital identity ecosystem project along with five others, aimed at assisting the country to empower citizens, especially marginalised groups, to access welfare-enhancing services.

Thu, 27 Feb 2020 05:42:57 GMT
Akwa Ibom Police Arrest 171 Criminals in Three Months
[This Day] Uyo -Akwa Ibom State Police Command yesterday confirmed the arrest of 171 suspected criminals and rescued 19 kidnapped persons within the months of December 2019 and February 2020.

Thu, 27 Feb 2020 05:42:14 GMT
Social Media Bill - Senate Fixes Date for Public Hearing
[Premium Times] The Senate has fixed March 9 for the public hearing of the Social Media bill.

Nigeria African Herald Express

Thu, 12 Dec 2019 07:49:53 +0000
IPOB: Barrister Ejiofor sues police for N2b over invasion of his house
— Barrister Ifeanyi Ejiofor, a lawyer to the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has filed a suit against Nigeria police over the invasion of his [...]

Mon, 09 Dec 2019 12:55:51 +0000
Barr. Ifeanyi Ejiofor takes his case to the public
– 9th December, 2019 The High Commissioner, British High Commission, Plot 1075, Diplomatic Drive, Central Business District Area, Garki-Abuja. Dear Sir, RE: BLOODY INVASION OF [...]

Tue, 08 Oct 2019 06:30:44 +0000
Creation of 36 States created problems for Nigeria – Ralph Obioha
— Chief Ralph Obioha is a Second Republic member of the House of Representatives and a chieftain of the National Democratic Coalition (NADECO). In this [...]

Sun, 29 Sep 2019 07:23:24 +0000
How Nigeria Is Managed – By Patrick Anadi
– I first got the idea of how Nigeria is managed in 1990 when I enlisted as a Cadet ASP in Nigeria Police. On resumption [...]

Nigeria National Mirror

Thu, 14 Nov 2019 09:52:39 +0000
NTA Engineers Spotted Struggling To Fix Their Equipment At UYO Stadium
See Photos of  NTA Engineers at the UYO Stadium struggling to fix their equipment to get better angles to view the match between Nigeria and Benin Republic which ended 2-1 … The post NTA Engineers Spotted Struggling To Fix Their Equipment At ...

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 08:22:25 +0000
Linda Ikeji And Dad Hangout With Femi Otedola At DJ Cuppy Gala
Popular blogger Linda Ikeji and her father step out in style as she takes her dad as her date to Dj cuppy foundation Cuppy gold gala in Abuja. They were … The post Linda Ikeji And Dad Hangout With Femi Otedola At DJ Cuppy Gala appeared first o...

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 07:35:16 +0000
Man Stabs Commercial Sex Worker To Death Over Payment
The Lagos state police command have arrested one Babatunde Damilare, for stabbing a commercial sex worker, Elochukwu, to death over price of sex. Bala Elkana, the spokeperson of the state … The post Man Stabs Commercial Sex Worker To Death Ove...

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 07:32:57 +0000
LAWMA Appeals To Residents To Patronize PSP Operators
The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has called on residents to properly dispose of their domestic wastes by bagging them and patronizing assigned PSP operators.  The Managing Director of LAWMA, … The post LAWMA Appeals To Residen...

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 07:29:26 +0000
Do not resign your position, Yoruba elders tell Osinbajo
In an interview with The Punch, the Secretary-General of the YCE, Dr Kunle Olajide said it was obvious that some persons were “seriously” working against the Vice President, saying the … The post Do not resign your position, Yoruba elders ...

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Nigeria The Nation

Fri, 28 Feb 2020 13:57:59 +0000
Ighalo, Aribo get Europa round of 16 foes
By Julius Okorie   Former Super Eagles ace Odion Ighalo and compatriot Joe Aribo have been pitched against Austrian side LASK and Bayer Leverkusen respectively in the round of 16 of the Europa cup on Friday. Draw for the event held in Switzerlan...

Fri, 28 Feb 2020 13:45:47 +0000
NIRSAL, Microsoft collaborate to boost farming productivity
To mitigate environmental risks to agriculture, the Nigeria Incentive-based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) and Microsoft are collaborating to boost farmers productivity. The collaboration will significantly reduce or eliminate ...

Fri, 28 Feb 2020 13:29:35 +0000
APC Groups pass vote of confidence on Oshiomhole
By Jide Orintunsin, Abuja   A vote of confidence was on Friday passed on the national chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole as two groups in the party staged a joint peaceful rally to endorse his continued stay in...

Fri, 28 Feb 2020 13:09:51 +0000
Police detain corps member for raping secondary school girl
By Augustine Okezie, Katsina   The Katsina Command of the Nigerian Police Force, Friday confirmed that it has detained the corps member, name withheld, deployed to Katsina state who raped a junior secondary girl secondary school, where he is doi...

Fri, 28 Feb 2020 12:57:51 +0000
Community seeks FG intervention as police detain four leaders over demolition
By Emma Elekwa, Onitsha   Indigenes of Umueri in Anambra East Local Government Area of Anambra state have appealed to the federal government to intervene in the lingering rift between their community and the Nigeria Police over the Aguakor land ...

Nigeria The Will

Fri, 28 Feb 2020 11:44:30 +0000
Get Ready For What We’ll Do In Lagos – PDP Gov Warns APC
BEVERLY HILLS, February 28, (THEWILL) – Governor of Oyo State, Mr Seyi Makinde has asked the All Progressives Congress (APC) to brace-up for what the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will do in Lagos state. Makinde who is chairman of the reconcil...

Fri, 28 Feb 2020 11:39:29 +0000
Boko Haram Attacking Christians To Cause Division In Nigeria – FG
BEVERLY HILLS, February 28, (THEWILL) – The Federal Government has stated that members of the dreaded Boko Haram sect and ISWAP have been targeting Christians and Christian communities to cause division in the country. The Minister of Informati...

Fri, 28 Feb 2020 09:01:02 +0000
Europa: Ighalo Scores Debut Man Utd Goal
BEVERLY HILLS, February 27, (THEWILL) – Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo, Manchester United’s January signing from China, has scored his first goal for the club. Ighalo scored his debut goal in Manchester United’s game against Club Brugge. His...

Fri, 28 Feb 2020 09:00:15 +0000
Another Uber Passenger Attempts Suicide At Lagoon
BEVERLY HILLS, February 27, (THEWILL) – A young man who ordered a car hailing service, from the Igando area of Lagos plunged into the lagoon from the third mainland bridge. The incident happened on Wednesday night, two weeks after Daibo Davies...

Fri, 28 Feb 2020 08:28:09 +0000
Four Locals, 17 Bandits Killed In Katsina Village Raid
BEVERLY HILLS, February 27, (THEWILL) – Four people have been killed during an attack on Gurbi village in Kankara Local Government Area (LGA) of Katsina State. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Gambo Isah, confirmed in a statem...

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