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Babangida alive,returns from Germany.

June 10, 2016

     Gen Ibrahim Babangida (rtd) Former military ruler, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida, has arrived in Minna on Friday evening after undergoing medical treatment in Germany. A press statement issued by the Chief Press Secretary to Gov. Sani Bello of Niger, Malam Jibrin Ndace, said “Babangida arrived in Minna this evening.” “He was accompanied by his son, […]

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Former Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi dies.

June 8, 2016

Stephen Keshi basking in euphoria of joy at Super Eagles victory. Former Super Eagles coach and captain, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi is dead. The 54-year old who also coached the national team of Togo and Mali repprtedly died of cardiac arrest. According to a statement issued by Emmanuel Ado, brother to the late Keshi, ;“With thanksgiving […]

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Ukraine ,Russia Prisoner Swap: Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko lands in Kyiv.

May 25, 2016

Nadiya Savchenko in prison. Detained Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko has landed in Kyiv after being flown home in a reported prisoner swap with Russia. She had been captured and put on trial in Russia where she was found guilty of complicity in the deaths of Russian journalists who were killed by artillery while covering the […]

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Nigeria faces imminent economic recession.

May 21, 2016

GDP now minus 0.36% •Unemployment rises further with more job losses By Omor Gabriel and Emeka Anaeto NIGERIA economy shrank in the first quarter of 2016 as oil output fell and the manufacturing, financial and real estate industries declined considerably. This was coming at backdrop of further increase in unemployment rate in the country. The […]

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Eight NNPC Executive Directors fired as Kachikwu begins cleansing.

August 5, 2015

           Dr Ibe Kachikwu, GMD NNPC Less than 24hours after taking over the mantle of headship of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation,NNPC, Dr Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, he has relieved eight Group Executive Directors (GED) of the  Corporation  of their appointment. According to a competent source in the NNPC, the new Group MD in carrying out […]

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Breaking News : Buhari fires service chiefs, appoints new ones.

July 13, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari has  appointed new service chiefs and National Security Adviser for the country. A statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina issued and released in Abuja on Monday gave the names of the new appointees as follows : 1. Maj.-Gen. Abayomi Gabriel Olonishakin – Chief […]

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President Buhari Vows to end Book Haram,plans relocation of military command to Maiduguri

May 29, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the military high command to relocate from Abuja to Maiduguri as he vowed to end Boko Haram siege in Nigeria. Buhari gave the  order shortly after he was sworn in as President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria at the Eagle Square in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital territory on Friday. The […]

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Osun State gets 36 additional LCDA’s.

May 27, 2015

Barring any unforseen developments, Osun State now seems ready to have 66 local councils.This development followed the passage by the State House of Assembly on Wednesday of the bill to create 36 additional local council development authority. According to a statement which emanated from the Osun Assembly Speaker and made available to the media by […]

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