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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Calls For State Police, Blasts Buhari Again – Sahara Reporters

    The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of “building on foundation of past leaders” on the plans to Islamize Nigeria while urging to establish state police in the..... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics Aisha Buhari Fires Another Salvo at President Buhari’s Administration, Says She Must Speak on What’s Going Wrong in Nigeria – Sahara Reporters

    We must speak on whatever is going wrong in the country. It is not proper for us to give the highest number of votes during the general elections and allow bandits to continue killing people and keep quiet.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political...
  3. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports I’ll Get My Belts Back, Defeat Minor Setback, Says Anthony Joshua After Being Floored Four Times – Sahara Reporters

    Anthony Joshua has vowed to get his belts back after calling his sensational heavyweight world-title defeat by Andy Ruiz Jr a "minor setback". Joshua, 29, was floored four times.... read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro June 12: Obasanjo Collected N3m From Abiola To Help Organize Retired Military Officers Against Abacha–MKO Abiola’s Brother – Sahara Reporters

    Muritala Abiola, brother of the winner of June 12, 1993, election MKO Abiola has slammed former President Olusegun Obasanjo for the role he played in the June 12 struggle, noting that he is an “enemy” of the Abiola family..... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More...
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    Metro #BiafraRemembranceDay: Nigerians Share Painful Memories of War, Want May 30 declared National Mourning Day – Sahara Reporters

    Fifty-two years ago, Igbo people of South-East Nigeria pulled out of Nigeria, declaring an independent Republic of Biafra that led to a brutal civil war which claimed millions of lives. Although it is over four decades since the war ended, many of the victims have yet to get over … Read more...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ANALYSIS: How Come President Buhari’s Assets Did Not Appreciate or Depreciate In Four Years? By Kelechukwu Ogu – Sahara Reporters

    President Buhari Inspectig His Herds Of Cattle In Daura President Buhari Inspecting His Mango Tree In Daura President Buhari Inspecting His Farmland In Daura, Katsina State On..... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political News
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Pro-Biafra Group IPOB To Commence Sit-At-Home Today – Sahara Reporters

    The Indigenous People of Biafra will today commence what it described as a shutting down of the entire South-east and South-south on Thursday. The group said the sit-at-home action is to honor men, women, and children... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Ethiopian Airlines Explains What Happened On ‘Almost Crashed’ Aircraft – Sahara Reporters

    Ethiopian Airlines has confirmed that its aircraft, Boeing 737-300 made a "go-around" at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos on Wednesday.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro UPDATE: How Bad Weather Almost Killed Obasanjo, Others Aboard Ethiopian Airlines – Sahara Reporters

    Olusegun Obasanjo, former Nigerian president and other Nigerians escaped death on Wednesday at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that other prominent Nigerians in the Ethiopian airline passenger aircraft, Boeing 777-300, included the Director...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Court Nulls APC’s Victory, Declares PDP Candidate Winner Of Imo Reps Seat – Sahara Reporters

    A Federal High Court in Owerri, has declared candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), winner in an intra-party suit filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC). Harrison Nwadike of APC had approached the court to invalidate the candidacy of Ugonna Ozurigbo for...
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    Politics I Have Concerns With The Figures In This Budget, Says Buhari As He Signs 2019 Appropriation Bill – Sahara Reporters

    President Muhammadu Buhari has decried the increase in the 2019 appropriation bill made by the lawmakers at the National Assembly. Buhari had on December 19, 2018, presented a budget of N8.826 trillion to the lawmakers. However, the joint chambers of the National Assembly had on April 30...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics INEC Presents Certificate of Return To Mattawalle As Zamfara State Governor-Elect – Sahara Reporters

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented a certificate of return to the Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mohammed Mattawale as Governor-elect of Zamfara State. The National Commissioner, Amina Zakari made the presentation in Abuja on Monday during the...
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Student Dies As School Collapses In Ondo – Sahara Reporters

    A section of St Andrew Grammar school, Ondo, has collapsed resulting in the death of one student. The partial collapse of the school located at Ondo City, Ondo West LG, happened around.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro INTERPOL Issues Arrest Warrant For Nigerian Man Over ‘Parental Abduction’ Of A 9-year Old From Brazil – Sahara Reporters

    The International Criminal Police Organization, also known as INTERPOL, has issued a Red Notice against Mr. Michael Olusegun Akinruli, a Nigerian who used to live in Brazil, for parental abduction.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Buhari Mobbed As Shi’ites Protest ‘Unlawful’ Detention Of El-Zakzaky At National Mosque – Sahara Reporters

    Thousands of members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria and some youth from the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, stormed the National Mosque, Abuja, to demand the freedom.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics INEC Holds Emergency Meeting To Consider Zamfara Supreme Court Ruling – Sahara Reporters

    The Independent National Electoral Commission, has held an emergency meeting over the Supreme Court judgement on the general elections held in Zamfara State...... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political News
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 80 Lawyers Shortlisted For Senior Advocate of Nigeria Award – Sahara Reporters

    80 lawyers have been shortlisted for the 2019 conferment of the Senior Advocate of Nigeria award. According to the Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee, the 80 shortlisted lawyers have.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics EXCLUSIVE: Gov. El-rufai’s Wife, Kid, Face Deportation From Indonesia – Sahara Reporters

    Asia El Rufai, one of the three wives of the governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-rufai and her kid is currently facing deportation from Indonesia. Asia is the sister of popular journalist and activist, Kadaria Ahmed. .... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More...
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    Politics ‘Forget 2023 Presidency’, Amaechi Tells South-East – Sahara Reporters

    Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, has said the people must not demand the presidency slot in 2023 for refusing to back the All Progressive Congress (APC). Nigeria which has three major ethnic groups ha.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria...
  20. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro The Federal Government Is Shutting Down Enugu Airport For ‘Security Reasons’ – Sahara Reporters

    The Federal Government of Nigeria has announced plans to shut down the Akanu Ibiam International Airport due to security reasons. Hadi Sirika, the minister of aviation, said on Friday that reasons for the closure include bad runway, proximity to a market and the wrong location of the state …...