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By admin On 10 Jun, 2017 At 01:43 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
MMA2 FAAN for aircraft incident

Workers of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) yesterday blocked Air Peace 7:30 am flight from the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos over alleged N7 million debt, which was later confirmed to have been paid by the airline. According to the Chairman and CEO of the […]


By admin On 10 Jun, 2017 At 01:19 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Nigerian army

The 7 Division of the Nigerian Army Court-martial sitting in Maiduguri has sentenced Lance Corporal Hilary Joel to death on a lone count charge of murder for setting one Wowi Lawan ablaze in Damboa local government area of Borno State. The Court-martial also sentenced one Private Chima Daniel to 15 years improsonment for aiding and […]


By admin On 10 Jun, 2017 At 01:00 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Tambuwal

Following the recent ultimatum given to the Igbos to leave the north by Arewa youths in Kaduna, Sokoto State Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has urged Nigerians to avoid inflammatory remarks capable of causing disunity among the people. He also assured the Igbos and other resident communities of adequate security in the state. Speaking Friday night when he […]


By admin On 10 Jun, 2017 At 01:51 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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The Niger State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Tanko Beji, has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Beji was reportedly invited to the Abuja office of the EFCC on Thursday where he was detained after undergoing interrogation. It could not be confirmed why the PDP boss was detained, […]


By admin On 9 Jun, 2017 At 01:48 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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The United Nations has called on people of Ogoni impacted by environmental degradation to be patient while the clean-up recommended by the global body takes off. This came as Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, expressed fears that the clean-up exercise was already being politicised and called for the intervention of the United Nations to ensure […]


By admin On 9 Jun, 2017 At 01:25 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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The Court of Appeal sitting in Benin City will on Friday June 9, 2017 give judgement on the Appeal filled by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate in the 2016 Edo state governorship polls, Pastor Osagie Andrew Ize-Iyamu against the decision of the Justice Ahmed Badamasi-led Edo State Election Petition Tribunal judgement which […]


By admin On 9 Jun, 2017 At 01:35 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
CAN

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) thursday in Enugu asked the 36 states Houses of Assembly to initiate strong and effective legislation against roaming of livestocks and open grazing to forestall the continuous killings by suspected herdsmen in various part of the country. The CAN President, Dr. Sampson Olasupo Ayokunle made this call when he […]


By admin On 9 Jun, 2017 At 01:31 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Prof-Yemi-Osinbajo-SAN

Barely 24 hours after attacks on a community and some areas in Maiduguri by the Boko Haram insurgents, acting president Yemi Osinbajo yesterday defied the presumed security threat to flag off federal government’s emergency food intervention for the Northeast in Borno State. Inaugurating the distribution of the 30,000 metric tonnes of assorted grains for the […]


By admin On 9 Jun, 2017 At 01:10 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Nigeria Customs Service

The Nigeria Association of Auctioneers has warned the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) not to embark on the proposed e-auction of seized and condemned goods to qualified persons scheduled to commence on July 1 until the court rule over the matter. The NCS had on June 4, in a statement obtained from its website, which listed […]


By admin On 9 Jun, 2017 At 01:28 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Senator Bukola Saraki

The Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, Thursday pointedly told the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) to dismiss the false asset declaration charges brought against him at the CCT by the federal government on the grounds that a prima facie case had not been established against him. He told the tribunal that from the 18-count […]


By admin On 9 Jun, 2017 At 01:31 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Oando

The Group Chief Executive Officer of Oando PLC, Wale Tinubu, appeared before the Senate Joint Committee on Petroleum Resources thursday, to correct allegations regarding Oando’s supposed role in the privatisation of the Port Harcourt refinery. “As indicated in the rejoinder statement we published, I must explicitly state that no mandate for the concession, sale, equity […]



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