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Ambode donates N5m to widow of burnt kidnap victim

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has donated N5 million to the widow and children of Osaze Omorogbe, a community leader killed and burnt by kidnappers for leading security agents to foil their operation.

Edo resident doctors to embark on strike

The Association of Resident Doctors at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) says it will embark on a total indefinite strike from Monday, September 4.

FEC approves construction of $5.792b Mambilla power project

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the construction of Mambilla Hydro-Electric Power plant the sum of N5.792 billion dollars.

This was announced during the FEC meeting which was held today at the council chamber in Abuja.

Military kills top Boko Haram commander

The Nigerian Military says it has killed a large number of Boko Haram terrorists including some of the group’s top leaders in combined operations of the Army and Air Force.

Housewife poisons two weeks old baby to death in Bauchi

By Rita Michael
Bauchi

Sallah: Yobe senator donates food items to constituents

By Mohammed Abubakar, Damaturu
The Senate Majority Leader (APC), Senator Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, from Yobe South District, has distributed cows, rams and cash to people of his constituency.

Hold your representatives accountable - Niger govt

By Ummi Ismaeel
Minna

Eid-el-kabir: Low patronage hits ram sellers in Minna

By Ummi Ismaeel, Minna

The prevalent economic downturn has reduced the demand for rams for the eid-el-kabir as many adherents of the Islamic faith in parts of Niger State now go for turkeys and chicken to celebrate the season.

Buhari has lost touch with Nigeria’s economic realities - Fayose

.Says there’s hunger in the land

How Kidnapper, Evans, others pleaded guilty at court

The notorious kidnapper, Chukwudumem Onwuamadike (aka) Evans, and two of his accomplishes, who had been in police custody since their arrest on Wednesday, August 30, 2017, pleaded guilty to a two-count charge levied against them by the Lagos State Government.

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