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IS APC- LED GOVERNMENT SHEILDING ABBA KYARI FROM FBI TO THE DETRIMENT OF NIGERIA’S Image… Hon. Olaniyi Tiamiyu

The Social Democratic Party Chairmanship Candidate at the just concluded local government elections of 24th of July 2021, hon Lateef Olaniyi Tiamiyu popularly known as Lot, has aired his opinion about allegations against a deputy commissioner of police, Abba Kyari.This is a litmus test for Nigeria as a nation as the world is expecting the …

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Zamfara Gov. Urges Media To Join The Campaign Against Insurgency, Banditry

  Governor Bello Mohammed Matawallen Maradun of Zamfara State has tasked Journalists to always cross check facts about the information at their disposal before going to press to avoid misleading the public. He said as the forth estate of the realm, the media is a very important component of the democratic system that can play …

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Uduaghan extols Ibori’s leadership qualities

Business mogul, Chief Emmanuel Oritsejolomi Uduaghan, on Monday described former governor of Delta State, Chief James Onanefe Ibori as a colossus, true patriot and political go-getter.   In a congratulatory message to Ibori on the occasion of his 63rd birthday, Uduaghan praised the former governor for his enormous contributions and achievements.   ‘’Chief James Onanefe …

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Exposed! Ex-Bank Executive On EFCC, ICPC Radar Allegedly Plans To Flee Nigeria

A former Executive Director of one of Nigerian leading financial institution and Zamfara State born billionaire, Malam Dauda Lawal Dare is allegedly planning to escape from Nigeria through Niger Republic. An insider from the camp of the Zamfara politician said; “Dauda Lawal Dare has already prepared his travel documents from Niger Republic as he is …

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TWON BRASS KINGDOM CELEBRATES HER KING THE PATHFINDER, HIS EMINENCE KING (DR.) ALFRED PAPAPREYE DIETE-SPIFF CON. (SERIYAI II) AMANYANABO OF TWON BRASS KINGDOM, AS HE TURNS 79.

We the Amanyabo-In-Council of Twon Brass Kingdom joins the Chiefs, Elders, Women, Youth and every member of our various towns to celebrate you our king, on this very auscpicious day, as our Pathfinder and ruler of all the waves, waters, lands and people of Twon Brass turns 79. His Eminence Sir, on this day we …

TWON BRASS KINGDOM CELEBRATES HER KING THE PATHFINDER, HIS EMINENCE KING (DR.) ALFRED PAPAPREYE DIETE-SPIFF CON. (SERIYAI II) AMANYANABO OF TWON BRASS KINGDOM, AS HE TURNS 79. Read More »

“You Think You Will Still Remain The Deputy Governor After Betraying Your Boss?”- Igbokwe Asks Aliyu

Although many politicians are known for cross-carpeting to winning political parties whenever their political positions are threatened, the action of the deputy governor of Zamfara State, Barrister Mahdi Aliyu Mohammed seems to be different from the norm. This young, vibrant politician has refused to cross carpet from the Peoples Democratic Party to the All Progressive …

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” INVITATION HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH YOUR IMPEACHMENT, BUT PURELY AN ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE TO DEFEND YOUR INHUMANE BEHAVIOR.- ZAMFARA STATE SPEAKER TO MAHADI ALIYU GUSAU.

Prior to an invitation extended to His Excellency the Deputy Governor of Zamfara state Mahdi Aliyu Gusau by the state House of Assembly last week, to appear before it, to explain for his non sympathetic attitudes of organizing a political rally in the state last Month at the time the whole state was thrown into …

” INVITATION HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH YOUR IMPEACHMENT, BUT PURELY AN ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE TO DEFEND YOUR INHUMANE BEHAVIOR.- ZAMFARA STATE SPEAKER TO MAHADI ALIYU GUSAU. Read More »

CELEBRATING AN ICON PER EXCELLENCE @79; HIS EXCELLENCY, HIS EMINENCE & ROYAL MAJESTY, KING ALFRED DIETE-SPIFF OFR, DF, JP. THE FIRST GOVERNOR OF RIVERS STATE FROM MAY 1967-JULY 1975.

King Alfred Papapereye Diete- Spiff, a Navy commander, was the first Military Governor of Rivers State. At age 24, he became the first naval officer to be appointed a Governor and served for nine (9) years, from May 27, 1967, to July 1975. As the pioneer Governor, King Diete-Spiff was saddled with laying the foundation …

CELEBRATING AN ICON PER EXCELLENCE @79; HIS EXCELLENCY, HIS EMINENCE & ROYAL MAJESTY, KING ALFRED DIETE-SPIFF OFR, DF, JP. THE FIRST GOVERNOR OF RIVERS STATE FROM MAY 1967-JULY 1975. Read More »

FORMER ZAMFARA GOV ABDULAZIZ YARI’S $1M US MANSION ABOUT TO BE CONFISCATED BY A US COURT OVER CORRUPTION.

The US $1million mansion squared by a former Zamfara Gov Abdulaziz Yari, is about to be confiscated by a US court. News Express 24 was reliably told that the 2.1-acre property which is located at 14800 Bowie Farm Court, Bowie Maryland (Zip code: MD 20721) with six full and two half bathrooms with a jacuzzi …

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*CRISIS LOOMS BETWEEN DIEZANI ALISON MADUEKE AND THE FORMER NIGERIAN BANKER OVER SCANDAL ON HER PROPERTIES IN ABUJA AND LAGOS*

Crisis is currently brewing between the former Nigerian Minister of Petroleum and Natural resources under the former Nigerian President Good Luck Ebele Jonathan Administration, Mrs Diezani Alison Madueke and her Business Associate, the Former Executive Director of First Bank Nigeria PLC, Malam Dauda Lawal Dare over an attempt by the businessassociate to fraudulently acquire some …

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V.P. OSINBAJO: 20M YOUNG NIGERIANS TO BENEFIT IN FG, UNICEF EXPANDED EDUCATION SCHEME.

*STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE* *20M YOUNG NIGERIANS TO BENEFIT IN FG, UNICEF EXPANDED EDUCATION SCHEME* *VP says, initiative will impact future job growth* An initiative between the Buhari administration and the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF), offering expanded education, training and employment, targeting 20 million Nigerians from ages of 10-24 years, between now …

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*EdoJobs to partner e𝘅𝗽𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗲𝗻𝗰𝗲𝗱 f𝗮𝘀𝗵𝗶𝗼𝗻 d𝗲𝘀𝗶𝗴𝗻𝗲𝗿s to boost skills devt*

  The Edo State Government through the Edo State Skills Development Agency (EdoJobs) has said it will partner with experienced fashion designers in the state to boost skills development in the fashion industry. Managing Director of EdoJobs, Ukinebo Dare, in a chat with journalists in Benin City, said the partnership is aimed at boosting job …

*EdoJobs to partner e𝘅𝗽𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗲𝗻𝗰𝗲𝗱 f𝗮𝘀𝗵𝗶𝗼𝗻 d𝗲𝘀𝗶𝗴𝗻𝗲𝗿s to boost skills devt* Read More »

*Publisher Of Popular Northern Tabloid, Desert Herald In Trouble!*

  *… Company’s shareholders demand for profits and assets declaration* *… Paper now engages in blackmailing state governments, government officials to stay afloat* In Nigeria, some journalists have taken the opportunity of practicing journalism as a means by which they must make money at all costs through blackmailing. They have gone far away from the …

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How Actor Yomi Black’s Marriage Crashes

    Nollywood actor and filmmaker, Yomi Black’smarriage seems to have crashed finally. The actor’s wife, Elizabeth John made the shocking revelation on Sunday, July 18th, 2021 via her Instagram page. She wrote; “Finally I’m a free woman. God, I’m grateful for the good times and bad times.” “Thank you for teaching me many lessons and thank you …

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PDP National Publicity Secretary In Serious Trouble For Treasonable Offense

  National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Mr. Kola Ologbodiyan, may have beaten more than what he can chew by calling on the forceful removal of a sitting Governor. Ologbondiyan during a press conference on Tuesday 13th of June 2021, called on the Deputy Governor of Zamfara State to take over the …

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*LAGOS: 194 men assaulted by wives in 6 months – Report*

  The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) Wednesday said 194 men were reportedly assaulted by their partners in the past six months.DSVRT provided the figure in its bi-annual report. The report made available to journalists in Lagos is from January 2021 to June 2021.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that …

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First batch of A-29 Super Tucano aircraft depart US for Nigeria

    The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has said that the first batch of six A-29 Super Tucano aircraft has departed the United States of America en route to Nigeria.  NAF Director of Public Relations and Information Edward Gabkwet, in a statement on Thursday, said the fighter jets departed from the US on Wednesday and …

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EFCC launches app for online reporting of economic crimes

  The Economic and Financial Crimese commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, launched an App, Eagle Eye, designed to ease the process of reporting economic and financial crimes in Nigeria. Speaking during the launch, the Executive Chairman of the Commission, Abdulrasheed Bawa, described the App, being the first of its kind by any law enforcement agency in …

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*EFFECTIVE COLLABORATION WILL HELP ADDRESS SUB-REGIONAL SECURITY CHALLENGES – OSINBAJO

𝙎𝙩𝙖𝙩𝙚𝙝𝙤𝙪𝙨𝙚 𝙋𝙧𝙚𝙨𝙨 𝙍𝙚𝙡𝙚𝙖𝙨𝙚   _*Nigeria, ECOWAS sign MoU on implementing Early Warning mechanism, centre_  Since security threats confronting Nigeria and the rest of West Africa are becoming more violent, asymmetric, cross-border by nature, and spreading faster than before, the need for an effective sub-regional collaboration on early warning systems has become a necessity, according to …

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Ayade meets IGP Baba, seeks to make Cross River zero crime zone

  Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State Tuesday met with the Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba at Loius Edet House, Police headquarters Abuja. Ayade said the visit was necessary to further explore modalities towards ensuring a safer Cross River. The governor who congratulated the IGP over his recent appointment by President Buhari …

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*LAGOS RRS NABS TWO ROBBERY SUSPECTS AT OSHODI

  *…recovers locally made pistol with charms* In line with the Lagos State Commissioner of Police CP Hakeem Odumosu’s riot act that Lagos will be hot for all shades of criminals, the Lagos State Rapid Response Squad (RRS), yesterday at about 2200hrs, arrested two (2) robbery suspects in possession of a locally made pistol and …

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PRESIDENT BUHARI CHARGES SECURITY AGENCIES TO INTENSIFY EFFORTS FOR EARLY RELEASE OF KIDNAPPED STUDENTS

PRESIDENT BUHARI CHARGES SECURITY AGENCIES TO INTENSIFY EFFORTS FOR EARLY RELEASE OF KIDNAPPED STUDENTS President Muhammadu Buhari Monday directed the military, police and intelligence agencies to ensure safe and early release of all kidnapped victims, expressing concern over attacks on Kaduna and Niger States, largely targeted at students. While noting ongoing deployment of additional security …

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HOW FG’S COVID-19 STIMULUS PACKAGE HAS BEEN HELPFUL, BY OSINBAJO

*Over 2m jobs saved, created as FG release 100% budget component of ESP funds *1. 3M jobs retained through Payroll Support *36 States received N50b *7 local airlines receive N2.84b *Over 6 million farmers enumerated to benefit from agric sectoral support *President approves fertilizer subsidy for over 1 million farmers. Thanks to the Federal Government’s …

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WHY KANO IS HOME TO ALL NIGERIANS – OSINBAJO

STATEHOUSE PRESS RELEASE  *VP graces coronation of Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero Beyond its proud history and traditions, Kano is a melting pot of diverse tribes and cultures and a place that is home to all and for all Nigerians, where they can co-exist peacefully regardless of differences, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. Prof. …

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SANWO-OLU APPOINTS FORMER ACCOUNTANT-GENERAL, 12 OTHERS AS MEMBERS OF NEW LASU GOVERNING COUNCIL

The Governor of Lagos State and Visitor to the Lagos State University (LASU), Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, has appointed a former Accountant-General and Permanent Secretary in the State Ministry of Finance, Sir David Sunmoni and 12 others as members of the new Governing Council for the Lagos State University, (LASU). A statement signed by the …

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LAGOS DISCLAIMS VIRAL POST ON NEW TRAFFIC OFFENCES, FINES

The Lagos State Government has disclaimed an online viral post titled “New Lagos Traffic Offences and Fines” being circulated on social media platforms, advising that the motoring public should disregard the information in its entirety because it false and did not originate from the Ministry of Transportation or Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA). A …

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“Akachukwu Nwankpo Is A Good Man, Humane And Kind Hearted Person, He will Go Places, Politically” – Governor Obiano

By Dr. Harris Chuma-Odili FCMsp While surfing for the kindest words to extol the good virtues of the Okija born philanthropist, political colossus, astute leader, Philosopher, and Legal luminary Nze Akachukwu Sullivan Nwankpo “Oputa Ife adi”, the hardworking governor of Anambra state His Excellency Dr. Willie Obiano penultimate week described the former APGA governorship aspirant …

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OSINBAJO @ 4TH MSMES AWARDS: WE ARE ENCOURAGED BY INNOVATION, RESILIENCE OF YOUNG NIGERIANS

𝑺𝒕𝒂𝒕𝒆𝒉𝒐𝒖𝒔𝒆 𝑷𝒓𝒆𝒔𝒔 𝑹𝒆𝒍𝒆𝒂𝒔𝒆  The Federal Government is encouraged by the resilience and innovation of young Nigerians across different sectors and is committed to doing more to support their growth and prosperity, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. Prof. Osinbajo stated this last night at the 4th National MSME Awards held at the State House Banquet …

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PRESIDENT BUHARI INAUGURATES STEERING COMMITTEE ON POVERTY REDUCTION, ESTABLISHES PRIVATE EQUITY FUND

𝑺𝒕𝒂𝒕𝒆𝒉𝒐𝒖𝒔𝒆 𝑷𝒓𝒆𝒔𝒔 𝑹𝒆𝒍𝒆𝒂𝒔𝒆 President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja inaugurated National Steering Committee (NSC) of the National Poverty Reduction with Growth Strategy (NPRGS) to be chaired by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, reiterating his commitment to lifting 100 million Nigerians out of poverty in ten years, with a well-researched framework for implementation and funding. Speaking at …

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Money laundering: Bags of foreign currencies intercepted at Kano Airport allegedly belongs to Ex-zamfara governor, Yari -Source claims

Sahelonline reporter from Aminu kano International Airport, Mamman Dawi, has allegedly said that after a painstaking investigation to the suspicious foreign currencies intercepted by the Nigerian security agencies at the Airport, the bags of money belongs to the former governor of Zamfara state Abdul Aziz Abubakar Yari. Recall that, last week, some security personal at …

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GOVERNOR MATAWALLE PARTICIPATES IN VIRTUAL MEETING OF THE NIGERIAN GOVERNORS’ FORUM (NGF), SECURITY, COVID-19 TOP AGENDA

PRESS STATEMENT His Excellency, the Zamfara State Executive Governor Hon. Dr. Bello Mohammed Matawalle MON (Shattiman Sakkwato) has today participated the virtual meeting of the Nigerian Governors’Forum where issues of Security top the agenda The meeting which was chaired by the Forum Chairman and Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi is also expected to …

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Any policeman found guilty of corruption should be jailed ― Retired AIG

A retired Assistant Inspector General of Police at Zone XI, Mr Olasupo Ajani has said that any police officer found guilty of corruption should be jailed. Ajani said this during his retirement parade held at the Osogbo City Stadium on Tuesday. The AIG who noted that politics remains the major obstacle affecting effective policing in …

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GOV MATAWALLE INAUGURATES ANTI-ILLEGAL MINING COMMITTEE

ZAMFARA STATE GOVT HOUSE (PRESS RELEASE) Governor Bello Mohammed (Matawallen Maradun, Shattiman Sakkwato) has inaugurated a 20 man Anti-illegal mining committee under the Chairmanship of hisHonorary Special Adviser on Inter-Governmental Affairs, Alhaji Sani Abdullahi (Wamban Shinkafi). Governor Matawalle said the institution of the committee was imperative in the light of the continued illegal mining activities …

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