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    CHOGM: Buhari arrives Rwanda, to speak on climate change, security

    President Muhammadu Buhari arrived Kigali, Rwanda Wednesday night to join other world leaders for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) themed “Delivering a Common Future: Connecting, Innovating, Transforming”. He was received at the Kigali Airport by the Rwandan Minister of Justice, Emmanuel Ugirashebuja; Nigerian High Commission officials led by the High Commissioner, Aishatu Musa, […] More

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    IPOB: Kanu may jump bail again, Buhari tells UK’s Boris Johnson

    *promises fair hearing for IPOB leader

    President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the United Kingdom Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, that detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, would get fair hearing even if he is denied bail on account of having flouted an earlier one. He gave the assurance on Thursday during bilateral discussions with Johnson on the […] More

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    Strengthening Community Policing in Nigeria

    Protecting valued assets and maintaining law and order are some core essences of state formation. Such valued assets include human and infrastructural assets and the state’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. Also, state and human security entail the absence of fear that valued assets will be attacked and the pursuit of freedom from want and fear […] More

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    ‘Friends of the Disabled’ launches Sign Language Club

    Sign language skill, just like computer literacy, will soon become a necessity as the world gets more concerned about inclusiveness, says the Friends of People with Disabilities (FOPWD). Highlighting the prospects of the skill during the launch of the Sign Language Club in Lagos, the non-governmental body, which is also known as Friends of the […] More

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    Our youth abroad making us proud, says Buhari as he meets Nigerians in Rwanda

    President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday in Kigali, Rwanda, hailed Nigerian youths excelling at home and abroad, saying the country will welcome inputs and investments from compatriots with international exposure for the Nigerian economy to thrive. The President spoke at a meeting with Nigerians in the Diaspora on the margins of the 26th Commonwealth Heads of Government […] More

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    No more subsidy removal — Buhari

    *Wants States to generate, transmit electricity

    President Muhammadu Buhari has ruled out the possibility of his administration removing subsidy on petrol, saying that the measure is becoming increasingly untenable. He made this position known in a written Question and Session he had with global financial news organisation, Bloomberg, that was published Tuesday. According to the President: “What our western allies are […] More

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    Osinbajo condemns killing of Harira Jubril, her children in Anambra

    — says its callous, demeaning

    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has condemned the killing of a pregnant woman, Mrs. Harira Jubril and her children in Anambra State, saying it is not only callous, brutal and demeaning, but capable of creating ethnic conflict across the country. Prof. Osinbajo stated this on Wednesday while speaking with journalists shortly after meeting All Progressives […] More

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    Gunmen kill Army General in Abuja

    The Nigerian Army on Thursday night confirmed the assassination of its former Provost Marshal, Major-General Hassan Ahmed by gunmen in Abuja. The slain officer who was recently appointed a director at the Army Headquarters, was reportedly killed by gunmen in Abaji Area Council of the FCT. ThisDay reports that the general was on his way […] More

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    Covid-19 cases jerk up to 442 in Nigeria

      The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) this night announced that 35 new cases of COVID19 have been confirmed in the country, bringing the total to 442. The new infections are: 19 in Lagos 9 in FCT 5 in Kano 2 in Oyo “As at 10:20 pm 16th April there are 442 confirmed cases […] More