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    Politics Benue Killings: I Rebuked IGP Quietly - Buhari - Daily Trust

    President Muhammadu Buhari said he quietly reprimanded the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, over the killings in Benue State. Buhari said this at the Government House Makurdi yesterday during a town-hall meeting with leaders of various groups in the state. Presidential spokesman...
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    Politics Ex Adamawa Governor Who Died Of Neglect Was Owed N400m By State He Once Governed - Daily Trust

    Few hours after the death of Abubakar Saleh Michika, the first civilian governor of Adamawa State, his family accused the state government of abandoning him. In an exclusive interview with Daily Trust, his son, Abdurrashid Saleh Michika, said government refused to release his entitlement as...
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    Metro FG Votes N800m For Arabic, Islamic Studies Board - Education Minister - Daily Trust

    The Federal Government said it has appropriated over N600 million in the 2018 budget for execution of capital projects at the National Board for Arabic and Islamic Studies (NBAIS), just as it has committed N200 million to rehabilitation of the board's buildings ceded to it by the government...
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    Politics PDP Governors Meet Over Wike, ‘Packaging’ Dankwambo For Presidency - Daily Trust

    Some PDP governors between Sunday night and early yesterday held a closed door meeting at the Government House in Gombe, where they reportedly discussed “the excessive powers” being wielded by Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State with a view to checkmating him. Sources said the meeting which...
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    Politics Government is not talking to us, Dapchi girls parents’ lament – Daily Trust

    Parents of the abducted Dapchi school girls said yesterday that government has not reached out to them since the incident. Malam Bashir Manzo, chairman of the abducted school girls’ parents in Dapchi, lamented that since the day of the abduction, government has not called or invited them...
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    Politics Why I Was Absent At APC Meetings" — Sen Saraki - Daily Trust

    Senate President Bukola Saraki yesterday explained the reasons why he was absent at key meetings of the All Progressives Congress (APC) held last week. Saraki’s absence at both the National Caucus and National Executive Council (NEC) meetings of his party heightened speculations of his plan to...
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    Politics APC Governors Storm Katsina On Four Chartered Planes As They Meet With Buhari - Daily Trust

    State governors under the All Progressive Congress ( APC) Governors Forum, today stormed Katsina on four chattered planes ahead of their meetings with President Muhammadu Buhari in his country home, Daura. Buhari had arrived a day earlier and proceeded to Daura before today's arrival of the...
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    Politics PDP in talks with APC govs in N’Central — Secondus – www.dailytrust.com.ng

    The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Uche Secondus, yesterday, said some governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the North Central will soon join them. Secondus said they were already in talks with the affected governors who would...
  9. Samguine

    Politics APC Torn Into Four Factions - Daily Trust

    Chief John Odigie Oyegun, the national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), had maintained an impressive record of being punctual at the party’s national secretariat located at plot number 40 Blantyre Street, Wuse II Abuja. But soon after President Muhammadu Buhari announced...
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    Politics President Buhari Fires Justices Ademola, Tokode - Daily Trust

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday approved the compulsory retirement of Honourable Justice A. F. A Ademola of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court and the dismissal from office of Honourable Justice O.O Tokode of the Benin Division of the Federal High Court. The Senior Special...
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    Politics Another $44 Million Vanish From NIA Vaults - Daily Trust

    Two months after Ambassador Ayodele Oke was sacked as Director General of the National Intelligence Agency [NIA] and two days after Ahmed Rufa’i Abubakar was appointed as its new DG, another scandal hit the intelligence agency at the weekend when $44million in cash kept in its vaults in Abuja...
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    Metro After Being Declared 'Technically Defeated', Boko Haram Have Killed 1,100 People - Daily Trust

    Findings by Daily Trust have revealed that over 1000 people have been killed by the dreaded Boko Haram terrorist group since they were declared “technically defeated” by President Muhammadu Buhari in December 2015. READ MORE HERE
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    Metro El-Zakzaky's Wife is Not a Prisoner,She's Keeping Her Husband Company - Presidency

    According to DAILY TRUST, the Presidency has said that the wife of the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, is not in detention but merely keeping her husband's company "in the apartment in which he is kept". A high ranking source in the Presidency who spoke...