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    Video Nigeria News Today - Herders killed more Nigerians in 2018 than Boko Haram – Report

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    Metro Herders killed more Nigerians in 2018 than Boko Haram – Report - Premium Times

    Attacks from herders killed more Nigerians in 2018, compared to the number of deaths caused by Boko Haram in the country, according to 2019 Global Terrorism Index (GTI). The GTI report released on Wednesday ranked Nigeria, for the fifth consecutive time, since 2015, as the third country with...
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    Politics Why APC may lose 2023 elections – Okorocha – Premium Times Nigeria

    The senator representing Imo West constituency, Rochas Okorocha, has faulted the leadership of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) for the lingering internal crisis rocking the party and doubted the possibility of the party retaining power in 2023 if the crisis is not put in check. ...
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    Politics BREAKING: Appeal Court sacks APC Reps member - Premium Times

    The Court of Appeal in Kaduna has nullified the election of Kano State lawmaker, Jibrin Abdulmumin, the Daily Nigerian newspaper is reporting. The paper said the decision followed the nullification of elections in two local government areas of Kiru/Bebeji Constituency. The appeal court ordered...
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    Video Nigeria News Today - Davido finds ladies who accused him of denying a pregnancy, promises to sue for N30bn

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    Politics INTERVIEW: The Legacies I Left For Nigeria — Ex-President Jonathan – Premium Times Nigeria

    On May 29, it became exactly 20 years since the return of democracy to Nigeria which is the longest stretch of democratic governance since independence in 1960. What’s your impression about how far we have travelled? JONATHAN: In life, it is always more rewarding to look to … Read more via...
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    Video Nigeria News Today - Buhari vows to cut Nigeria’s huge cost of governance

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    Video Nigeria News Today - UNILAG suspends another lecturer in sex-for-grades scandal

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    World Italy to cut number of senators from 315 to 200 to save cost - Premium Times

    Italy’s parliament has approved slashing the number of its members by 37 percent. The BBC is reporting that Italy’s lower house passed a new law to cut the number of representatives in both chambers “to save cost”. The law, passed on Tuesday, will see the number of parliamentarians in the...
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    Business Nigerian banks give only 4% of their loans to agriculture - Premium TImes

    Despite efforts by the Nigerian government to focus on agriculture and make it a mainstay of the Nigerian economy, Nigerian banks gave only 4.20 per cent of their total loans to the sector in the second quarter (Q2) of this year. A total of N15.1 trillion was given as loans in the second...
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    Politics Buhari arrives South Africa – Premium Times Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday arrived in Pretoria, South Africa, for a state visit and 9th meeting of the Bi-National Commission. The president’s plane arrived in the South African Air force Base, Waterkloof, at 9.10 p.m., and he was received by Minister of International Relations and...
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    Video Nigeria News Today - Please return to South Africa – Obasanjo begs Nigerian returnees, states reasons

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    Metro Social commentator Stanley Nwabia dies at 43 – Premium Times Nigeria

    Stanley Nwabia, a popular social commentator on Twitter, has died. Family sources told PREMIUM TIMES Mr Nwabia died in the early hours of Sunday following an unsuccessful blood transfusion procedure in Lagos. He was 43. Ojugo Onyeluka (@GentleOjay) told PREMIUM TIMES he spoke with Mr Nwabia’s...
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    Metro BREAKING: Court Orders Immediate Release Of Sowore - Premium Times

    The Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the immediate release of the detained publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore. The court made the order after saying on Tuesday that there was no extant order allowing Mr Sowore’s further detention before the court. The court said Mr Sowore...
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    Sports UCL Round-Up: PSG thrash Real Madrid, Man City and Bayern win big – Premium Times Nigeria

    PSG showed class on Wednesday as they thumped Real Madrid 3-0 to get their UEFA Champions League campaign off to a flying start and go top in Group A after the first set of games. Despite missing Neymar and Kylian Mbappe, the Paris-based club showed they have … read more via Premium Times...
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    Politics Shiites hold procession despite police warning - Premium Times

    Shiite Muslims in Nigeria on Tuesday proceeded with their annual religious procession, ignoring warnings by security agencies against the procession across the country. The group, Islamic Movement in Nigeria, said its members were killed in attempts by the police to stop the procession across...
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    Video Nigeria News Today - Miyetti Allah blames Nigerians’ migration to South Africa on insecurity, poor economy

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    Politics INTERVIEW: Attack on Ekweremadu was terrorism – Nigerian ambassador to Germany Ruona Meyer – Premium Times Nigeria

    In this interview with a freelance journalist, Ruona Meyer, the Nigerian Ambassador to Germany, Yusuf Tuggar, insists that the attack on ex-deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, by members of the separatist group, IPOB, is a crime and an act of terrorism. He challenges the German...
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    Video Nigeria News Today - Makinde: We’ll pay LAUTECH salaries owed by Osun

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    Video Nigeria News Today - Buhari, Osinbajo meet over Xenophobic attacks as Nigeria boycotts W.E.F

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