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Sheikh Gumi: Ex-President Jonathan, Buhari lack education on how to lead Nigeria

Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, Islamic cleric, says former President Goodluck Jonathan and President Muhammadu Buhari both lack education on how to lead Nigeria.

NCC launches second phase of SIM registration verification and compliance audit

To provide further assurance on the integrity of its Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) registration database, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) will shortly begin the second phase of its ongoing audit of SIM registration data and registration processes across all Mobile Network Operator (MNO) platforms.

Police arrest 25 suspected cultists, kidnappers in Bayelsa

The police in Bayelsa State on Wednesday said tough times awaited kidnappers, cultists, armed robbers and other criminals following a formal launch of a new crime-fighting strategy, Operation Puff Adder (OPA).
The Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered vehicular restriction from 6am – 6pm tomorrow 16 February during the election.

IGP Adamu vows to punish supervisors of trigger-happy officers

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has declared that supervisors of trigger-happy police officers will be held liable for the actions of those under their command.The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has declared that supervisors of trigger-happy police officers will be held liable for the actions of those under their command.
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says a total of 95.7 million SIM cards being used by subscribers were not properly registered.

NCC begins new round of SIM registration compliance audit

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has kicked off the second phase of its subscriber identity module (SIM) registration verification and compliance audit.

Ex-militants block East-West road over killings, kidnappings

Aggrieved drivers and ex-militants on Wednesday barricaded a section of the East-West road to protest rising cases of killings, kidnapping, armed robberies and other criminal activities along the gateway road.

New Bayelsa police chief vows to deal with cultists, armed robbers

A new Commissioner of Police, Uche Anozie, Monday resumed at the Bayelsa Police Command and vowed to deal decisively with the rising cases of cultism and armed robberies in the state.
The Kano State Police Command on Wednesday said it had recorded 337 major crimes from January to December 2018, as against 601 recorded within the same period in the state in 2017.

2018: 334 rape cases, 337 major crimes recorded in Kano

The Kano State Police Command on Wednesday said it had recorded 337 major crimes from January to December 2018, as against 601 recorded within the same period in the state in 2017.
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APC: Nigerians’re waiting to reward Muhammadu Buhari in 2019

The Delta State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has urged opposition political parties to forget about winning the 2019 presidential election on the ground that the incumbent president, Muhammadu Buhari is unbeatable because of what the party described as landmark achievements of the present administration.
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Jones Erue: No vacancy in Aso Rock

The State Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC), Jones Ode Erue has said Deltans are enthusiastic in their readiness to return President Muhammadu Buhari to power following his sterling leadership qualities.

Abdullahi Ganduje: How Boko Haram commanders were arrested in Kano

Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, the Kano State governor, at the week narrated how most of the most of the commanders of dreaded Boko Haram Islamic sect, were arrested in the state.

Suspect: Why I raped my mother and mother-in-law

A 32-year-old farmer in Kaduna state, identified as Shekari David, has confessed to raping his mother and mother-in-law, saying a spirit pushes him to older women.
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After 15 years, thieves behind French heist surface in Serbia

They believed they were safe but a few blood drops betrayed them: 15 years after a daring robbery at a French jewellery store, the four alleged perpetrators have been found -- in Serbia.

Plateau to witness increased security presence – IGP

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has disclosed that Plateau state would soon witness increased and improved security infrastructure for the purpose of providing adequate security.

Akwa Ibom governor’s wife charges women on family planning

The Akwa Ibom Governor’s wife, Mrs Martha Emmanuel, has appealed to women in the country to bear children they could cater for to avoid harsh economic consequences.

Nigerian Army launches operation ‘Karamin Goro’ to tackle kidnapping

The 1 Division, Nigerian Army, Kaduna has launched a special operation in parts of Kaduna and Niger States to tackle rising cases of kidnapping, armed robbery and cattle rustling.

Federal govt will not forcefully take land for cattle colonies – minister

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has maintained that the federal government will not forcibly take land from states to kick off cattle colonies.

You can’t remain silent over Fulani Muslims massacre – JNI tells federal govt

The Jamaatul Nasarul Islam (JNI) under the leadership of the Sultan of Sokoto, Alh Muhammad Saad Abubakar, has said the federal government can not continue to remain silent over the wanton killings of Fulani Muslims in some parts of the country.

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The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami, SAN,

AGF: Governors withholding legislature, judiciary funds to lose allocations

The federal government has warned that any state government which withholds funds meant for their respective Houses of Assembly and judiciary would get their allocations deducted at source by the Accountant General of the Federation and remitted directly to the affected state organs.

Delta ASUP chairman dies in auto crash

Chairman of Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic, ASUP, Delta State Polytechnic, Ozoro Chapter, Mr America Akpituren, was weekend, killed in a ghastly motor accident.
The Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, has reacted to claims making the rounds that COVID-19 and Malaria are similar.

Nigeria’s confirmed coronavirus cases top 8,000

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) while confirming the development in a tweet, said the total number of COVID-19 cases in the country now stands at 8068.
The Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo, said in a statement on Saturday, that the programmes would ensure that students were engaged during the period of school closure.

Lagos, federal governments working out guidelines for re-opening of schools

strong indications emerged, yesterday, that officials of the Federal and Lagos State governments are working out guidelines for re-opening of schools, which closure was precipitated by the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic.

Man slumps, dies after observing Eid prayer in Kano

An unidentified man was said to have slumped and died amid the celebration of eid-il-fitr prayer in Unguwar Sharada, Kano State.