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We’re in Biafra struggle to give our kids better future – IPOB women

Forty-sixty-year-old Mrs Lilian Obiechina, popularly called ‘Ada Ide’, is a native of Ogidi in the Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State.
Lagos State House of Assembly

123 Jigawa cyclists of no value to Lagos – Assemblymen

Lagos State House of Assembly has expressed displeasure at the release of the 123 cyclists recently arrested by security agencies.

North group vows to resurrect RevelotionNow campaign

Contrary to a statement by the Coalition of Northern Group that the North would not join the “RevolutionNow” campaign as called by Omoyele Sowore a few weeks ago, another northern group, Joint Northern Action Front in Kaduna on Sunday called on the North to join the campaign.

Northern leaders to shut down livestock markets in Enugu

The Northern Leaders, Livestock and Perishable Goods Market traders, and Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) in Enugu state on Saturday rose from a meeting and resolved to shut down their livestock and perishable goods markets in the State.

What egg does for libido and fertility – scientist

An animal scientist and Managing Director of Rostal Resources Limited, Mr. Taiwo Adeoye, has revealed the capacity of eggs to enhance libido and fertility of man.
Balarabe Musa

Balarabe Musa: Ohanaeze, Afenifere, others are separatist groups

Second Republic Governor of Kaduna State, and a leader of the Peoples Redemption Party, (PRP) Balarabe Musa, has described Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Afenifere and the Northern Elders Forum, NEF, as separatist organizations

Northern elders: We’ll resist those trying to detach our communities

The Northern Elders Forum says that it will reject any move by leaders in the Middle Belt Forum to detach communities in North Central Nigeria from the North.

Bishop Kukah: Nigeria sinking deeper into abyss of disrepair

The Catholic Bishop, Sokoto Diocese, Matthew Hassan Kukah, has observed that killings in 20 out of 36 states of the federation and other abnormalities are indications that Nigeria is at a breaking point.
President Buhari receives in audience Leadership of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in State House on 29th Mar 2019 2

Northern CAN backs national leadership’s visit to President Buhari

The Northern wing of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has cautioned members of Christian group in the north against internal wrangling that may also pitched them against the national leadership and destroy the association.

Afenifere: Restructuring didn’t affect Atiku Abubakar’s chances

Pan–Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, has said the promise to restructure Nigeria was not the factor responsible for the low votes secured by Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in last Saturday’s presidential elections.
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US, UK, EU call for peaceful Nigerian elections

The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Laing, has said the UK and other foreign missions are in Nigeria because they want the election to be successful.
The acting Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, has warned officers and men of the force to abstain from unethical conducts capable of tarnishing the image of the force.

IGP: No political undertone in CP Egbetokun’s deployment to Kwara

The acting Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, says the posting of Kayode Egbetokun to Kwara State as Commissioner of Police has no political undertone.

MASSOB: Helicopter crash, North’s agenda to replace VP Osinbajo

The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign States of Biafra (MASSOB), has attributed Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s helicopter crash to the grand design by the North to replace him with one of their own ahead of the presidential election.
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has visited the Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, to seek his understanding over the choice of Peter Obi as his running mate.

Senator Ekweremadu: Why northerners fear restructuring

Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has urged proponents of restructuring to engage northern leaders so as to assure them of the benefits that await them if the nation is properly ‘restructured’.

Nasir El-Rufai: Peter Obi is a tribal bigot

Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, Friday accused the running mate of Atiku Abubakar, the People's Democratic Party presidential candidate, Peter Obi, of being tribalistic.

Peter Obi: Northern youths caution Igbo politicians to stop fighting their brother

The Northern Youth Leaders Forum has cautioned South East leaders to stop using youths who are not even Northerners to fight their brother.
Lagos-based lawyer and human rights activist, Mr Olisa Agbakoba

Olisa Agbakoba: Muhammadu Buhari has no goodwill left

Olisa Agbakoba (SAN), former president of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), said on Sunday that President Muhammadu Buhari has completely lost the goodwill with which he rode to power in 2015.
Yerima Shettima

Arewa youths slam Northern leaders over 2019 Presidency

Arewa Youth Consultative Forum has chided its leaders across the country over what it described as careless politicking in the zone.

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Passengers lament as Rwandair dumps Nigerians’ luggage in Dubai

Scores of Nigerian passengers on Rwandair flight to Lagos on Thursday were left in shock after they discovered that the airline had dropped their luggage in Dubai without their knowledge.