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    Dokpesi’s U.S. visa revoked over looters list – The Nation Newspaper

    Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain Raymond Dokpesi’s United States (U.S.)visa has ben revoked because his name is on the looters list released by the Federal Government, the media … Read more via The Nation Newspaper - Get More Nigeria Political News
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    U.S. govt confirms payment fighter jets – The Nation Newspaper

    THE United States (U.S.) has confirmed that the Federal Government had paid for the war planes. It said the 12 Super Tucano fighter jets and other weapons it agreed to sell to the Nigerian to combat Boko Haram insurgents … Read more via The Nation Newspaper – Get...
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    8,000 whistle blowers recorded in one year – Presidential panel – The Nation Newspaper

    No fewer than 8,000 whistle blowers were recorded by the Federal Government in the last one year, the Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption ( PACAC ), has said. Executive Secretary of PACAC, Prof. Bolaji Owasonoye, told our correspondent in New York that the whistle blower’s...
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    Politics Senate invasion a threat to democracy – NLC - The Nation Newspaper

    The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) said on Friday that Wednesday’s invasion of the Senate Chamber by suspected hoodlums was a violation of the nation’s security system and threat to the current democratic dispensation. In a statement signed by its president, Ayuba Wabba, NLC said the episode was...
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    Metro Sex Scandal: OAU suspends Prof. Akindele – The Nation Newspaper

    The Obafemi Awolowo University has suspended Professor Richard Akindele over the audio conversation in which he demanded sex from a female student. According to a press statement signed by the Vice Chancellor, Professor Eyitope Ogunbodede, a prima facie case has been established against him...
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    Politics Ekweremadu briefs Osinbajo over Senate invasion - The Nation Newspaper

    The Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu on Wednesday briefed Vice President Yemi Osinbajo over invasion of the Senate during plenary session. The suspended Senator Ovie Omo-Agege on Wednesday stormed the red carpet chamber with thugs who made away with the maze. Click here to...
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    Entertainment BBNaija: Cee-c gets a strike for going berserk on Tobi - The Nation Newspaper

    BBNaija 2018 finalists Cynthia Nwadiora aka Cee-C, on Monday received a warning strike for going berserk on fellow housemate Tobi Bakre. This is coming after she verbally attacked Tobi, and challenged him to a fight. Click here to read more
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    Sports No Nigerian missing as Commonwealth Game ends – Official - The Nation Newspaper

    Says, 13 African athletes disappeared Officials are concerned that five more African athletes could not return home from the Commonwealth Games, after eight competitors from Cameroon were confirmed missing. Click here to read more
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    Politics 2018 budget to be ready by April ending – Dogara - The Nation Newspaper

    The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Thursday assured that the lawmakers would do all within their powers to ensure that the 2018 budget is ready by the end of this month. He stated this at Ogbomosho High School during an empowerment programme organised by a lawmaker...
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    Metro Herdsmen kill seven in Benue community - The Punch News

    Suspected Fulani herdsmen have killed seven people in Gbeji town, Ukum local government area of Benue State. The attack took place between 6:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday. Click here to read more
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    Metro Police recover 179 illegal firearms in Rivers - The Nation News

    The Police Command in Rivers says it has recovered 179 arms and 577 cartridges from members of the public. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Zaki Ahmed, said this on Tuesday in Port Harcourt at a news briefing. Click here to read more
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    Metro Abia poly workers protest 11months unpaid salary arrears - The Nation Newspaper

    Academic activities were on Monday grounded at the Abia State Polytechnic Aba, the commercial nerve of the party state as Staff and students of the institution held a peaceful protest against 11 months unpaid salary arrears. Click here to read more
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    Metro 132,000 PVC remains unclaimed in Niger - The Nation News

    The Niger state Resident Electoral Commission (REC), Professor Sam Egwu has disclosed that 132, 000 Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVC) are yet to be collected by prospective voters who have completed registration in Niger state. He said that Commission had earlier embarked on massive sensitisation...
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    Politics I have nothing against Catholic Church - Okorocha - The Nation News

    Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, said on Wednesday he has done nothing to pitch the Catholic Church against the All Progressives Congress (APC) as alleged by the Director General of the Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr. Osita Okechukwu. The governor insisted that he has instead shown amazing...
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    Politics Kogi Governor injured, leg bandaged - The Nation Newspaper

    Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has sustained an injury leading to the encasement of the right leg in plaster of paris (POP), after being treated in an Abuja hospital. This following an injury he sustained last week Thursday just before the burial of the late Deputy Majority Leader of the...
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    Metro Cholera outbreak in Yobe kill six, 62 hospitalized - The Nation News

    Not fewer than six people have been confirmed dead following an outbreak of Cholera in Bade Local Government of Yobe State. Our correspondent who visited Gashua Hospital saw many people on admission for treatment. Officials of Disease Control Unit of the State Primary Healthcare Agency...
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    Metro Police mop up 188 guns, 280 ammunition in Lagos - The Nation News

    The Lagos State Police Command said on Tuesday it recovered 188 various guns and 280 ammunition between September 2017 and last weekend. The state Police Commissioner, Imohimi Edgal, stated this during a press briefing at the command’s headquarters in Ikeja. Click here to read more
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    Metro Kumuyi urges Christians in leadership to shun corruption - The Nation News

    Pastor William Kumuyi, the General Superintendent of the Deeper Life Bible Church on Sunday, urged Christians in leadership positions to shun corruption and act as exemplary leaders for others to follow. Kumuyi, who was represented by the church’s Camp Commandant, Pastor Andrew Umor, gave the...
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    Metro Police debunks alleged plot to eliminate whistle blower - The Nation News

    The Zone 5 headquarters of the Nigerian Police Force, Benin, has debunked any plot to eliminate one Ovie Osiebe-Franklin, an alleged whistle blower, and one other Anodeh Brave. This is contained in a statement released by DSP Emeka Iheanacho, Zonal Police Public Relations Officer (ZPPRO), and...
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    Politics Easter celebration:Ikpeazu urges Christians to pray for leaders - The Nation News

    Christians in Nigeria, on Sunday, joined their counterparts all over the world to observe Easter and its celebrations. Easter, the principal festival of the Christian church year, celebrates the Resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after his Crucifixion. Click here to read more