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N2.5B Fraud Uncovered In NEMA

Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, Facebook The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has uncovered an alleged N2.5billion fraud in the operations of the National Emergency Management Agency. It is understood that the fraud was carried out through incorporation of fake companies, creation of fakecamps of Internally Displaced …

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Buhari’s Govt Hijacked – Col. Nyiam

President Muhammadu Buhari/ File photo Retired Lt Colonel Anthony Nyiam has alleged that Mamman Daura and not President Muhammadu Buhari is the one running Nigeria’s government. According to Nyiam, who was one of the army officers that attempted a coup in 1990, the letter written by former President Olusegun Obasanjo …

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Top Nigeria News Headlines Today Sunday, Jan. 28th

Goodmorning Nigeria and welcome to a concise roundup of top Nigeria news headlines today Sunday, Jan. 28th. Buhari Says Military Force Alone Can’t Defeat Terrorism That’s the concise roundup of top Nigeria news headlines this morning. More news headlines are available on Concise News website. See you again tomorrow.

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Iyabo Obasanjo Reacts To Her Father’s Letter To Buhari

Senator Iyabo Obasanjo Iyabo Obasanjo, the daughter of fomer President Olusegun Obasanjo, has lambasted her detractors who are currently recirculating her 2013 letter to her father. Ms. Obasanjo’s letter to her father in 2013 was redistributed over the weekend allegedly by some supporters of the current administration, barely a few …

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APC Zonal Chairmen Deny Attacking Oyegun

APC National Chairman John Odigie Oyegun Photo: guardian.ng Four of the six zonal vice chairmen of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have dissociated themselves from allegedly questioning the National Chairman, John Odigie-Oyegun’s handling of party’s finances in a letter. Speculations were rife Friday evening in Abuja that the six zonal …

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Stop Harassing Patience Jonathan, Ex-militants Warn EFCC

ex-President Goodluck Jonathan and wife, Patience Niger Delta ex-Agitators Forum has warned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) against persecuting former First Lady Patience Jonathan. Speaking to newsmen in Port Harcourt, River State, President of the body, Prince Hornby, challenged the anti-graft agency to leave to former First Lady …

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President Buhari Guilty Of Hate Speech – Murray-Bruce

President Muhammadu Buhari Senator Ben Murray-Bruce (PDP-Bayelsa East) has accused the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari of riding to power on the back of hate speech. The lawmaker was reacting to reports that the Department of State Services has been mandated by the federal government to monitor social media and …

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Northern Youths Tell Atiku, Lamido To Step Down For Dankwambo

Governor Hassan Dankwambo Of Gombe The Arewa Youths Coalition have urged ex-Vice President Atiku Abubakar, former National Caretaker Committee Chairman of the PDP, Ahmed Makarfi and ex-Jigawa State Governor, Sule Lamido to drop their presidential ambition for Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo. Speaking at a rally organised to drum support for the …

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Group Urges Buhari To Seek Re-election

President Muhammadu Buhari. Twitter. A pro-buhari group, Buhari Volunteers Movement (BVM), has admonished President Muhammadu Buhari to seek re-election in 2019, promising to take the campaign of his achievements to the grassroots. The group made the call in Abuja on Saturday at the end of its first stakeholders/inaugural meeting. Speaking, …

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Wike Orders Quick Completion Of Road Projects

Gov. Wike inspecting work on the road Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has ordered quick completion of the Ogoni-Andoni-Opobo-Nkoro Unity road, for the development of the riverine communities in the area. Addressing journalists on Friday, after inspecting the ongoing construction of roads in the State, Wike expressed confidence that the …

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Igbo Elders Warn S/East Govs Against Cattle Colony

Igbos elders. Igbo Elders Forum has warned South-East governors against giving lands to the federal government for the establishment of cattle colonies in the region. According to the elders, the proposed cattle colony is not only conservative, retrogressive, obnoxious but parasitic and anti-people. At the end of its emergency meeting …

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Plateau Extinguish Mountain Of Fire

Plateau United players applaud fans for the support after the 1-0 win over FC Ifenayi Ubah. Photo: NPFL.ng Champions Plateau United have opened a three-point lead atop the Nigeria Professional Football League table after beating last season’s runners-up Mountain of Fire 1-0 on Saturday. A first-minute strike by Tosin Omoyele was …

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BBNaija Star, Marvis Still Thinks TBoss Is ‘Manipulative’

Marvis. Source: Africa Magic. During the 2017 edition of the Big Brother Naija reality TV show, Marvis and Efe always nominated TBoss because they though she was ‘manipulative’. This thought however, has not changed as Marvis said during their re-union show that she thinks the Romanian-Nigerian beauty is stil manipulative. …

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Germany Arrests Boko Haram Terrorist

Members of Boko Haram Authorities in Germany have arrested a 27-year-old Nigerian suspected to be a member of the dreaded terror group Boko Haram. The suspect, named as Amaechi Fred O, is accused of killing several people during attacks on schools and a village in Nigeria’s Northeast region. It was gathered …

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Taxify Driver Drags Shola Fapson To Court

Henry Nnaemeka. Source: Instagram. Henry Nnaemeka, the taxify driver who was tagged a rapist and kidnapper by Shola Fapson, has dragged the actress to court. Nnaemeka’s counsel, Chancellor Chambers, revealed that the driver filed a N5 million lawsuit against the actress. The actress has been charged with libel for her …

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Muslim Leaders Backing Herdsmen Killings – CAN

National President of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Rev. Samson Ayokunle (photo: The Guardian) The General Secretary of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has accused leaders of the Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI) of endorsing the killings by herdsmen in the country. Reverend Musa Asake was reacting to the Muslim …

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Top Nigeria News Headlines Today Saturday, Jan. 27th

Goodmorning Nigeria and welcome to a concise roundup of top Nigeria news headlines today Saturday, Jan. 27th. EFCC Releases Former SGF Lawal On Bail Fulani Herdsmen Reject Cattle Ranching Fulani herdsmen, through the national president of the Miyetti Allah group, Bello Abdullahi, have stated their opposition to ranching. They insist on the …

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Fight For Your Country, FG Charges Eagles

Minister of Sports Solomon Dalung/File Photo The Federal Government has called on the home-based Super Eagles to be ready to fight for the country on the pitch. Minister of Youths and Sports Solomon Dalung, gave the charge during a visit to the team’s camp in Tangier Algeria at the ongoing Africa …

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Campaign For Democracy Knock Senator Over Herdsmen Comment

Aishatu Dukku/File Photo The Campaign for Democracy says the statement by Senator Aishatu Dukku that the Fulani herdsmen value cow more than life, is “unfortunate”. Senator Dukku, who represents Dukku/Nafada Constituency in Gombe State had said recently at the National Assembly, that “the herdsman values even the life of the cow …

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Ortom Blasts Defence Minister Over Comments

Governor Samuel Ortom. Facebook Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has criticised the Minister of Defence, Brig-Gen Mansur Dan-Ali (Rtd) for his comments allegedly blaming the killings in Benue on the implementation of the anti-grazing law. Dan-Ali was said to have made the comments at the end of a meeting …

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Ohaneze Berate Igbo Leaders Over Visit To Buhari

President Buhari conferred with the title of Ochioha Ndigbo 1 during his visit to Ebonyi state (photo: State House) The youth wing of the Ohaneze Ndigbo says Igbo leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who visited President Muhammadu Buhari did that for selfish gains. Some leaders of the APC …

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LMC Fine Nasarawa United N2m For Violent Conduct

Nasarawa United/ Twitter. The League Management Company (LMC) has fined Nasarawa United N2m for violation of the the Framework and Rules of the body in a Match Day 1 clash with Plateau United. Plateau won the match 1-0, but referees received unsavoury treatment, just as crowd trouble threatened their lives …

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Russia Condemns US Sanctions, Promises ‘Response’

Russian President Vladimir Putin. AFP Russia’s Foreign Ministry on Friday condemned the United State’s new sanctions against Moscow, calling them “absurd” and reserving the right to a “response”. The ministry in a statement said, This “absurd sanctions campaign has not succeeded and will not lead to any results. “if the …

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