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Fire razes shopping plaza in Yola

July 13, 2019

A block of shops and residential apartments in the Adamawa State capital, Yola, have been gutted by fire. The building, strategically located at Mubi Roundabout, a famous place in the heart of Jimeta, has eight shops on the ground floor and a number of flats on the top floor, some used as residential quarters and […]

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Unpaid salary: Workers’ protest in Kogi politically-motivated – Yahaya Bello’s aide

July 13, 2019

The Special Adviser in charge of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Kogi State, Engr. Abubakar Ohere has said that the Nigeria Financial Intelligence Unit, (NFIU) policy does not give additional money to the account of the Local Government in the state as against claims in some quarters. The special Adviser, who was apparently reacting to […]

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N-Power: How we spent N279bn to engage Nigerian youths – Presidency

July 13, 2019

The Federal Government of has disclosed that N279 billion has already been spent on Nigerian youths under the N-Power programme since December 2016 when the programme kicked off officially. The N-Power programme is one of the National Social Investment Programmes (NSIP) introduced by the current administration. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Job […]

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Bauchi: Gov Bala inaugurates 21-members committee to recover looted funds

July 13, 2019

Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed of Bauchi State on Friday inaugurated a 21-member committee led by Senator Isa Hamma as chairman, and Prof. Sylvester Shikyil as secretary with eleven terms of reference to conduct its duty which covers the period from May 2007 to May 2019 to recover funds and assets movable and immovable of the […]

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Suspected Fulani herdsmen murder Afenifere leader, Fasoranti’s daughter

July 13, 2019

A 58-year-old girl of Afenifere pioneer, Reuben Fasoranti, Mrs Funke Olakunrin, has been murdered by shooters suspected to be Fulani herders. The report cited an observer as saying the 58-year-old kicked the bucket of bullet wounds. According to the eyewitness, Olakunrin was suspectedly shot by Fulani herders at Ore intersection in Ondo State prior on […]

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IG of Police orders immediate arrest of Senator Elisha Abbo

July 3, 2019

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, on Wednesday ordered the immediate arrest of the senator who assaulted a woman in a sex-toy shop in Abuja. DAILY POST had republished a video obtained by an online medium of a Nigerian senator repeatedly beating a lady in a sex-toys shop in Abuja. Reacting to this, […]

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Outrage as Senator Elisha Abbo Slaps a Nursing Mother in Adult Toys Shop

July 3, 2019

A serving lawmaker, Senator Elisha Abbo, has attracted criticisms from a large section of Nigerians after being caught on video slapping a nursing mother repeatedly at a sex toy shop in Abuja. Abbo, who defeated the respected Senator Binta Garba, to emerge as the winner of the Adamawa North senatorial district, was seen assaulting the […]

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Abubakar vs Mohammed: Tribunal grants pre-hearing on APC petition against Bauchi Gov

July 2, 2019

The pre-hearing motion filed by the All Progressive Congress (APC) and its governorship candidate in Bauchi State in the 2019 election, Mohammed Abubakar against the victory of Governor Bala Mohammed has on Monday been granted by the election tribunal sitting in the state. Our correspondent reports that during the pre-hearing sitting, counsel to the defendant […]

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Adams Oshiomhole speaks on ‘becoming new godfather’ of Edo politics

June 24, 2019

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole has denied accusations of perpetuating himself as the new godfather of Edo politics. Oshiomhole made the denial on Sunday while fielding questions from State House correspondents after leading some APC members to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Speaking on […]

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Kogi Guber: PDP makes major decision

June 24, 2019

The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has ordered a fresh congress to elect new officers for its Kogi State Chapter. The National Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lokoja on Friday. Ologbondiyan said that the decision to hold […]

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