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Shiroro Youth Movement has called on the management of North-South Power, formerly (Shiroro Hydro Power Authority) to review its operations in line with the demands of the host communities or face the wrath of the people.

Six suspected Boko Haram members, including a senior leader, were arrested after a local vigilante group found them in Lagos, Nigeria.

A bloody clash between suspected Fulani herdsmen and Gbagyi communities in Niger State has led to the death of about 11 persons.

 Ebonyi State Governor, Chief Dave Umahi, has disowned social media accounts bearing his names and pictures used in  defrauding  unsuspecting members of the public.

In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Emma Anya, in Abakaliki, Umahi advised the public to disregard such accounts on  Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms.

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has congratulated Mr. Godwin Obaseki on his emergence as the APC flag-bearer for the September 10, 2016 governorship election in Edo State following the party’s June 18, 2016 governorship primaries held in the Edo State Capital, Benin City.

Ekiti State government has said that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has promoted its vendetta against opponents of the

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I Have No House In Dubai, Says Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has declared that he does not have any house in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), challenging

Okezie Flags Off Construction Of Four Additional Roads In Aba

Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has flagged off the construction of four additional roads in Aba, the commercial nerve centre of the state, bringing the total number of roads undertaken by his administration in Aba in the last seven months to 29.

Niger Delta Group Warns Buhari, APC Over Tompolo

The Niger Deltan Patriotic Alliance (NPDA) has warned President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government and the All Progressives Congress (APC) to desist from what it called “the harassment” of High Chief Government Ekpemupolo, a.k.a Tompolo, Vanguard reports.

Save Nigerian Currency, Elebute Urged FG, CBN *Wants Govt To Recover Looted $2.1b Arms Fund

By Ejikeme Omenazu, Lagos

Former bank executive and cleric, Rev. Dr. Tunde Moses Elebute, has called on the Federal Government and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to intervene to save the country’s currency, the Naira, from sliding further to an unreasonable level.

Nigeria Navy Intercepts Vessel With Migrants From Gabon In Calabar

 

The Nigerian Navy on patrol in Calabar waters has intercepted a vessel from Gabon carrying about 300 passengers, adding that half of them do not have valid travelling documents.

Olisa Metuh Arraigned Again

The National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Olisa Metuh, was on Thursday, January 21, 2016,

arraigned again on a two-count charge for criminal destruction of evidence and property of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

Nigeria To Remove Oil Subsidy, Says Osinbajo . Sees $5b Silver Lining

 

Nigeria’s government, which relies on oil for about two-thirds of its revenue, sees a silver lining to the plunge in crude prices because it will no longer have to subsidize fuel, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said.

Group To Tackle Youth Restiveness In Imo Oil Communities

By Anolu Vincent, Owerri

 A group known as Oguta Human Rights Monitoring Committee has been set up in the Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State to monitor reported cases of Human Rights abuses in the area with particular emphases on voluntary principles (VPS).

FG Drags Nnamdi Kanu To Court, Alleges Treason

Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has been charged with treason in a court in Abuja.

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