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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Why Supreme Court Upturned Ihedioha’s Victory – Sahara Reporters

    The Supreme Court has given reasons why it nullified the governorship election of Imo State and allowed the appeal filed by Hope Uzodinma of All Progressives Congress. The seven-man panel led by Chief Justice of Nigeria, Tanko Muhammad, agreed that results in 388 polling units were unlawfully...
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    Metro BREAKING: Police, Army Prevent Armed Robbers From Escaping From Abuja Bank | Sahara Reporters

    There is a standoff currently going on in Mpape in Abuja between a gang of armed robbers, the police and Nigerian Army after the hoodlums invaded a first generation bank. The armed robbers were said to have stormed the bank, shooting sporadically into the air to scare people away...
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    Video Nigeria News Today - Sowore: Falana Tells NBA To Discipline Osinbajo, Other Lawyers In Cabinet

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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 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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    Video Nigeria News Today - Lagos Governor, Sanwo-Olu to start payment of N35,000 new minimum wage this month

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    Metro VIDEO: DSS shoots at #FreeSowore protesters in Abuja - The Cable

    There was chaos on the premises of the Department of State Services (DSS) in Abuja on Tuesday as security agents shot at protesters who had converged in the area to demand the release of Omoyele Sowore, pro-democracy activist and publisher of Sahara Reporters. The DSS has refused to comply with...
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    Politics Sowore Appears In Court For The First Time Since Arrest[Photos]- Nairaland

    Rights Activist and owner of the online journal platform, Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore has been arraigned in court this morning by the Nigerian Government/DSS on trumped-up charges of treason and terrorism. This is the first time Sowore will appear in court and any public place since he was...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro We’ve Arrested Three Soldiers, University Students Among Gang Terrorising Maiduguri -Nigerian Army – Sahara Reporters

    The Nigerian Army says it has arrested a group of suspected cultiststerrorizing communities in Maiduguri, Born State. The arrested gang, according to the army, were accused of engaging in armed robbery and kidnapping in Maiduguri and environs. Col. Ado Isa, spokesman for the army, in a...
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    Politics Throwback: “Jonathan Is The Worst Nigerian Leader Ever” – Sowore – Nairaland

    INTERVIEW: Jonathan is worst Nigerian leader ever – Sowore, Publisher, Sahara ReportersJuly 12, 2014Ogala Emmanuel and Chinenye Ugonna Omoyele Sowore is the publisher of New York-based Sahara Reporters, known for its hard-hitting reporting that is keeping Nigeria’s government officias...
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    Video Nigeria News Today - Femi Otedola Pays Majek Fashek’s Medical Expenses In London

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    Metro BREAKING: Security operatives block SaharaReporters’ Lagos office - The Cable

    Policemen and soldiers are currently in front of the office of SaharaReporters, an online platform, in Lagos state. The armed men have prevented reporters from gaining access to the building located at GRA in Ikeja, the state capital. A member of staff of the organisation who spoke off the...
  13. Nigeria World News

    World PDP Rejects Tribunal Ruling, Heads To Court – Sahara Reporters

    The Peoples Democratic Party has rejected the judgment of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal, describing it as a “subversion of justice”. The tribunal had on Wednesday in Abuja struck out the petition of the PDP and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar, challenging the victory of President...
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    Video Nigeria News Today - Ogun State Governor, Abiodun Gives Free Land To 2,000 Farmers

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    Video Nigeria News Today - Buhari: Terrorists Have Taken Over Islamic Movement In Nigeria

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    Politics Buhari: Terrorists Have Taken Over Islamic Movement In Nigeria – Sahara Reporters

    Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has claimed that the proscription of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) had nothing to do with banning the larger numbers of peaceful and law-abiding Shi’ites in the country from practising their religion, asserting that terrorists have taken over the Muslim...
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro EXCLUSIVE: Ondo Lawmakers Lied About Snake Appearance During Plenary To Call Attention To Dilapidated Assembly Complex – Sahara Reporters

    Members of the Ondo State House of Assembly lied that a big snake appeared at the chamber of the parliament during their sitting last week, SaharaReporters has learnt. Facts emerged over the weekend that there was no snake appearance at the Assembly complex despite the media about … Read...
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    Politics BREAKING: Buhari Sends Ministers List To Senate – Sahara Reporters

    President Muhammadu Buhari has sent the nominees of appointment for Ministers to the Nigerian Senate for screening. The names were read to the floor by Ahmad Lawan, President of the Senate after a closed door session. The list contained names of some old ministers and new people. Some … Read...
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    Video Nigeria News Today - ‘We’ll Continue To March On The Streets of Abuja’ – Shi’ites dare police

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    Metro BREAKING: Again, Court Adjourns Senator Elisha Abbo Sex Toy Shop Assault Case – Sahara Reporters

    Senator Elisha Abbo in court A magistrate court sitting in Zuba, Abuja, has directed the Nigerian police to make available all the evidence to be used in the trial of Senator Elisha Abbo on 20 August 2019 for the commencement of the trial. The presiding magistrate, Abdullahi Ilellah, … Get...