Nigeria Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:48:02 GMTBuhari Signs 2018 Budget
[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the 2018 appropriation bill containing the year's federal spending details as approved by the National Assembly.Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:30:47 GMTArmy Returns Boko Haram Victims to Own Communities
[This Day] Maiduguri -Over 2,000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) from Guzamala Local Government Area, who fled at the peak of Boko Haram insurgency to Maiduguri, Borno State, were escorted back home yesterday by the Nigerian military.Wed, 20 Jun 2018 06:08:00 GMTMeeting of Sahel Saharan Security Chiefs Hosted in Nigeria
[Guardian] Abuja -Nigeria is to host the seventh meeting of the Ministers of Defence of Sahel Saharan State from June 20 to 22, 2018. The parley is geared at consolidating on the fight against terrorism in the region.Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:26:01 GMTGovt Tightens Security At Airports, Borders Over Islamic State Threat
[This Day] Following reports that the Islamic State (ISIS) is sneaking extremists from Syria into Nigeria, the federal government has directed the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS), Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Federal Airports Authority of Niger...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 04:59:50 GMTGovt Outlines Plan to Permanently Solve Farmers-Herders Crisis
[Premium Times] The federal government has presented a plan to permanently solve the farmers-herders conflicts in Nigeria which has claimed the lives of thousands over the years.
Nigeria African Herald Express Wed, 13 Jun 2018 14:06:44 +0000Nnamdi Kanu: Abia High Court grants bail to Jews
– From Amanze Ajiaku – On June, 2018, the Abia State High Court sitting in Umuahia granted bail to seven out of the nine Jewish [...]Wed, 06 Jun 2018 12:18:05 +0000Biafra: What have we learned?
– By Prof. Uzodinma Nwala – Let me quickly dismiss certain lingering pernicious fallacies that have dominated all discussion about the coup of January 15, [...]Wed, 06 Jun 2018 12:12:41 +0000Senate moves against Defence Minister on anti-grazing law
– By Emman Ovuakporie – Senate on Wednesday directed the Minister of Defence, Dan Ali Monsur to retract the statement he made that the anti-grazing [...]Wed, 06 Jun 2018 08:44:57 +0000Mr ‘Buhari’, Biafran genocide was not soft, it was real – IPOB
— By IPOB Central Command of the Directorate of State — In the Vanguard newspaper published on June 4, 2018 and other media, it was [...]
Nigeria National Mirror Mon, 28 May 2018 10:50:46 +0000Tanzanian Student Commits Suicide After Losing A Bet In Liverpool
Mbeya. One man, identified as Mr Moses Mashaka from Sinde ward in Mbeya Region has been found dead in his room on Sunday. The man hanged to death after he …
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The Minister of Information and Culture, Mr Lai Mohammed, has expressed confidence that President Muhammadu Buhari will emerge victorious in the 2019 general elections. The minister made this known on …
The post 2019: Our Re-election Will Be E...Wed, 23 May 2018 16:10:21 +0000Omokri To Buhari: “My University In England Had A Module On Abacha’s Thievery”
What type of anti-corruption crusader chooses Abacha, a proven thief, who was also a blood thirsty buffoon, as his mentor?” Omokri wondered. “When I schooled in England, my university had …
The post Omokri To Buhari: “My Universi...Wed, 23 May 2018 06:26:43 +0000Lawmakers, Others Accuse Shell Of Abandoning Community
Odimodi Federated Communities in Burutu Local Government Area, of Delta State have been thrown into crisis, after a 24 inches Trans Ramos crude oil pipeline owned by Shell Petroleum Development Company …
The post Lawmakers, Others Accuse Shel...Tue, 22 May 2018 19:20:35 +0000Buhari Finally Hits Back At Obasanjo Over $16bn Power Project
President Muhammadu Buhari has thrown caution to the win and seems ready to damn the consequences. On Tuesday, he queried the decision to spend $16 billion on power infrastructure during …
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Nigeria Sun News Wed, 20 Jun 2018 20:53:41 +0000D’Tigers assure on China 2019 ticket
D’Tigers’ duo of Braxson Ogbueze and Caleb Aguda have boasted that the Nigerian side will qualify for the China 2019 FIBA World Cup. After a flawless first leg qualifier held in Bamako, Mali, D’Tigers is aiming to sustain her winning streak whe...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 20:43:06 +0000China 2019 qualifier: D’Tigers hold first training
D’Tigers held their first training session ahead of the 2019 FIBA Men’s World Cup qualifiers at the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium in Lagos under the tutelage of Alex Nwora and his assistant, Ogoh Odaudu. The nine players made up of E...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 20:29:29 +0000Burnley to face Aberdeen in Europa League
Burnley have been handed a tie with Aberdeen in the second qualifying round of the Europa League. Last season, Sean Dyche’s side were the surprise package of the Premier League and the Clarets’ reward for finishing in seventh place is an ...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 20:20:44 +0000Birmingham, Aston Villa battle for Sheyi Ojo
Birmingham City and Aston Villa will reportedly go head-to-head in a battle to sign Liverpool youngster Sheyi Ojo. The 21-year-old, who joined the Reds from MK Dons at the age of 14, spent last season on loan at Fulham and scored four times in 22 lea...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 20:16:05 +0000Simy Nwankwo gets new coach
Former Italy midfielder, Giovanni Strap has been appointed the new coach of Simeon Nwankwo’s Crotone. A statement on Crotone’s official website confirms Stroppa has signed a two-year contract with the club, with the option for a third season. T...
Nigeria The Nation Wed, 20 Jun 2018 17:06:25 +0000U.S- based woman docked for child trafficking
A Chief Magistrate court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, on Wednesday remanded in prison a United States- based woman, Precious Obasi, for alleged child trafficking. Ibasi, who was found with three babies, was remanded in prison with her susp...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 17:01:26 +0000Dead toll in Ojuelegba accident hits three
One more person was recovered dead at the scene where a containerized truck fell on four vehicles at Ojuelegba on Tuesday night, the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) said on Wednesday. This recovery brought to three the number of peop...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:47:41 +0000PDP will return to power in 2019, by Jonathan, Atiku
Former President Goodluck Jonathan and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar on Wednesday expressed optimism that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would return to power in 2019. They said the party is getting stronger. They spoke with journalists wh...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:45:45 +0000FG ready to tackle ISIS threat – Minister
… As Dambazau presents Immigration’s curriculum, training manuals The Federal Government has said on Wednesday that it is taking serious the report that a terrorist group, the Islamic State was sending insurgents trained in Syria...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:37:52 +0000Greed, bane of Progressive Politics in Nigeria – Ajimobi
Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has said that the growing incidence of greed and desperation to amass wealth by political players is alien to the progressives’ politics of late Chief Obafemi Awolowo era. The governor said this during a ...
Nigeria The Will Wed, 20 Jun 2018 19:04:12 +0000Akindele, University Lecturer Fired Over Sex For Grade Scandal
BEVERLY HILLS, June 20, (THEWILL) – The Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife has fired Professor Richard Akindele for allegedly demanding sex from one of his students, Monica Osagie to upgrade her score in his course. The Vice Chancellor of the ...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 17:48:07 +0000History Will Be Fair To You – Atiku Tells Jonathan
BEVERLY HILLS, June 20, (THEWILL) – Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar has described former President Goodlcuk Jonathan as a hero of democracy in Nigeria insisting that history will be fair to him. The former Vice President made t...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 17:29:34 +0000World Cup: Morocco First Team Knocked Out
BEVERLY HILLS, June 20, (THEWILL) – Two goals against in two games and none in their favour have seen Morocco exit the 2018 World Cup in Russia after 180 minutes of football. Two slender lossers (1-0 on both occasions) against Iran and Portugal...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 17:17:46 +00002018 Budget: Buhari Chides National Assembly For Unilaterally Inserting Own 6,403 Projects Amounting To N578b
SAN FRANCISCO, June 20, (THEWILL) – President Buhari has accused National Assembly leaders of unilaterally inserting 6, 403 projects amounting to N578 billion into the 2018 budget proposal without consulting the executive. He said federal lawm...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:55:02 +0000Boko Haram: UN Urges Nigeria To Give More Attention To Female And Child Victims
SAN FRANCISCO, June 20, (THEWILL) – The UN has urged the Nigerian authorities to give more attention to protecting the girls and children, who were victims of sexual violence and abuse by the Boko Haram terrorists. Pramila Patten, Special Repr...