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    Politics Omoyele Sowore Has Been Rearrested By DSS - Sahara reporters

    FLASH: DSS finally re-arrests Omoyele Sowore after chasing judge out of the courtroom with gun. He has been taken to the headquarters of the DSS. read more
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    Politics DSS Attempt To Re-Arrest Sowore Inside Courtroom- Channels Tv

    Operatives of the Department of State Services on Friday morning disrupted the ongoing trial of activists Omoyele Sowore and Olawale Bakare, attempting to rearrest the two men, who were only released from its detention on Thursday evening. read more
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    Politics Senate passes N10.59trn 2020 budget - Nairaland

    The senate has passed the 2020 appropriation bill. The bill was passed after Barau Jibrin, chairman of the appropriations committee, moved a motion for its passage. The figure passed as the total expenditure for 2020 by the upper legislative chamber is higher than what President Muhammadu...
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    Politics Aisha Buhari: Bad people have taken over the country from us - The Cable

    Aisha Buhari, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, says “bad people” have taken over the country from people who are “supposed to be in charge”. Aisha said this on Thursday during a phone-in interview on Television Continental (TVC)’s ‘Journalists Hangout’ programme. She said it is unacceptable...
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    Video Nigeria News Today - Court Sentences Orji Kalu To 12 Years Imprisonment Over N7.1bn Fraud

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    Metro Nigerian man turns prayer warrior after a prostitute he picked up for sex started wriggling after her waist bead cut during sex (video) - LIB

    An unidentified Nigerian man instantly became a prayer warrior after a prostitute he picked up started acting weird after her waist bead got cut during sex. The Nigerian man was heard saying "Holy Ghost take control, the God of Bishop Akpore I command you to speak out" as the lady started...
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    Metro ''Don’t handcuff me in public'' Orji Uzor Kalu begs prison warders as court sentences him to 12 years imprisonment - DailyTrust

    Justice Idris Mohammed of the Federal High Court in Lagos, has sentenced Sen. Orji Uzor Kalu, to 12 years imprisonment after declaring the former Abia state governor guilty of N7.1bn fraud charges levelled against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. read more
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    Metro Court Sentences Orji Kalu To 12 Years Imprisonment Over N7.1bn Fraud - Sahara Reporter

    ormer governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, has been sentenced to 12 years imprisonment by the Federal High Court in Lagos over a N7.1bn fraud. Kalu was found guilty of the charges brought against him and others by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Justice Mohammed Idris, who...
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    Politics Court orders DSS to release Sowore, Bakare within 24 hours - Nairaland

    Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered the Department of State Services to release human rights activists, Omoyele Sowore and Olawale Bakare, within the next 24 hours. The judge also ordered the DSS to pay the sum of N100, 000 to Sowore for refusing to release him...
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    Metro Court Convicts Orji Kalu OF N7.1 Billion Fraud - Punch Newspaper

    The Federal High Court in Lagos has convicted a former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, who was charged with N7.1bn fraud. Details later read more
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    Sports Sadio Mane Sends Alex Iwobi Back To Nigeria With Great Skill In 5-2 Win (Photos) - Nairaland

    Sadio Mane showed his class yet again with a sublime skill to get pass Everton Star Alex Iwobi in the 5-2 last night, MySportDab reports. Mane skinned Alex Iwobi outside his own box, before feeding an onrushing Trent Alexander-Arnold – who broke all theway towards Everton’s goal. Luckily, Mane...
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    Metro US indictment: South-east govs ask Buhari to protect Onyema - The Cable

    Governors of the south-east have expressed support for Allen Onyema, chief executive officer of Air Peace, who was recently indicted for fraud by the US authorities. The United States Department of Justice had accused Onyema of moving more than $20 million from Nigeria through US bank accounts...
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    Politics FG to convert grazing reserves to ranches - The Cable

    The federal government says it will convert the country’s grazing reserves to ranches. Bashir Usman, executive secretary of the National Commission for Nomadic Education (NCNE), disclosed this on Tuesday at a training workshop on the remodelling exercise held in Zaria, Kaduna state read more
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    Video Nigeria News Today - Court orders Saraki, Akpabio and Other Senators to refund pensions collected as ex-govs

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    Metro We won’t pass hate speech bill – Senate President, Ahmed Lawan - LIB

    Following the public outcry that greeted the hate speech bill, the Senate President Ahmed Lawan has said the Senate won’t pass the proposed anti-free speech bills. Lawan made the disclosure in response to a detailed written protest letter against the hate speech bill and anti-social media...
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    Metro Three injured, many cars damaged as gas explodes at Four Points - LIB

    Many cars have been reportedly damaged following a gas explosion that occurred at Four Point by Sheraton Hotel in the Oniru axis in Lagos state today Wednesday December 4th. Read more
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    Politics Court orders Saraki, Akpabio and Other Senators to refund pensions collected as ex-govs - The Cable

    A federal high court in Ikoyi has asked the federal government to recover pensions and allowances received by former and serving senators as ex-governors. The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) disclosed the ”landmark judgement” in a tweet on Wednesday. The group sued the...
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    Sports Caf Awards 2019: Salah, Mane and Aubameyang headline Player of the Year shortlist -

    The trio ended last season as top scorers in a three-way tie, and have been recognized for their glowing performances Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang have been named alongside seven other stars as the final nominees for the 2019 African Footballer of the Year. read more
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    Metro Woman reveals she tried to commit suicide to frame her boyfriend for murder because he broke up with her - LIB

    A Twitter user has shocked other users on the platform after she revealed what she did when her boyfriend broke up with her. She said he was her first boyfriend and she was devastated read more
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    Metro US backs hate speech bill as Keyamo, PANDEF differ - Vanguard Newspaper

    WARRI—Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, and Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo(SAN), yesterday, disagreed over the proposed Hate Speech Bill. Read more at: