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Senator Ali Ndume laments heightened humanitarian crisis in North East

Former Senate Leader, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, Saturday, described the humanitarian crisis in the North East region as one of the worst in the world.

WHO to immunize 300,000 against cholera in Borno

The World Health Organisation (WHO) says it will immunize 300,000 people against cholera in Borno.

Economist advices Nigerians to stay in own country to avoid deportation

Lucy George, a development economist and former staff of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, has advised Nigerians to remain in Nigeria and contribute to its national and economic development.

States should have more opportunities to develop themselves – Yemi Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday declared his stand on the raging issue of restructuring of Nigeria, saying that he fully agreed that “states should have more opportunities to develop themselves’’.

Nigerian troops destroy Boko Haram grain market in Borno

The Nigerian Army on Saturday said it’s troops destroyed a Boko Haram grain market at Boboshe village in Borno.

VP Yemi Osinbajo speaks on restructuring, corruption, others

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday declared his stand on the raging issue of restructuring of Nigeria, saying that he fully agreed that “states should have more opportunities to develop themselves’’.

Troops rescue 5 Boko Haram hostages in Borno

“Accordingly, the general public is please requested to continue to volunteer credible information to security agencies in the ongoing clearance operations in the North East,” he said

Nigerian Air Force raids degrade Boko Haram insurgents – CAS Sadique Abubakar

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar, on Friday said the service had carried out air raids causing heavy damage to the Boko Haram insurgents in the North-East.

MainaGate casts doubt on Nigeria’s anti-graft crusade

Muhammadu Buhari was elected as Nigeria’s president on a promise to root out rampant corruption in government that has seen billions of dollars of public money stolen over decades.

Death toll now 15 in Boko Haram raid on Nigeria army

Seven more bodies have been found after a Boko Haram raid on a military camp in northeast Nigeria, a security source told AFP on Friday.

Islamic State claims responsibility for attack in Yobe

Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack in northeast Nigeria that killed eight soldiers and a civilian and injured five other people on Tuesday, a statement by the group said on Thursday.

NUC chief Abubakar Rasheed frowns at proliferation of varsities

The Executive Secretary of National Universities Commission (NUC), Professor Abubakar Rasheed, has condemned proliferation of universities in Nigeria without proper funding.

Fed govt cash transfer scheme benefits IDPs in Borno

Federal Government’s Conditional Cash Transfer had supported more than 1,800 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Borno, Alhaji Ba-zanna Abdulkareem, the Special Assistance to Gov. Kashim Shettima on Special Duties said.

Corruption is Nigeria’s greatest challenge – Yemi Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) has said that corruption remains Nigeria’s single greatest challenge and the problem associated with it could strongly be described as cancer.

APC moves national convention to 2018

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has postponed its much anticipated mid-term national convention until the first quarter of 2018.

Six Nigerian soldiers killed in Boko Haram raid

At least six soldiers were killed in heavy fighting when Boko Haram raided a military base and looted food from villagers in northeast Nigeria, the military and locals said on Wednesday.

Time to open new page in anti-graft fight – Yemi Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday declared that the anti-corruption fight in the country must take a new turn for it to succeed.

Boko Haram: Shekau’s wife may have been killed in air strike – NAF

The wife of the Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, may have been killed in air raids carried out by the Nigerian Air Force, NAF, an official has said.

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MASSOB: Any Miyetti Allah vigilante in Igbo land‘ll be dismantled

Leader of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign States of Biafra (MASSOB), Uchenna Madu, has countered the utterance made by the leader of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Abdullahi Bodejo, that their vigilante outfit is already existing in the 36 States of the federation.
The U.N. human rights office calls the decision to close Jordan’s Teachers Syndicate another blow to the union’s freedom of association and to its ability to operate without governmental interference.

UN denounces muzzling of teachers union in Jordan

The U.N. human rights office calls the decision to close Jordan’s Teachers Syndicate another blow to the union’s freedom of association and to its ability to operate without governmental interference.
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NNPC, PSC partners end dispute over $2.3 billion oil assets’ acquisition

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), on Saturday, said it has signed an agreement with its partners in Oil Mining Lease, OML, 130, China National Offshore Oil Company (CNOOC) and South Atlantic Petroleum (SAPETRO), to settle all outstanding fiscal issues surrounding the development of the oil assets which had lingered since 2006.
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President Buhari hailed over decision to overhaul security architecture

A two-time Katsina State governorship candidate of All Nigeria People’s Party (ANPP), Engr. Nura Khalil, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the decision to overhaul Nigeria’s security apparatus.

Dan Orbih: Asiwaju Tinubu behind Edo Assembly crisis

The National Vice Chairman, South-South, of the Peoples Democratic Party, Dan Orbih, says All Progressives Congress chieftain, Bola Tinubu, is behind the political instability rocking the Edo State House of Assembly.