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  1. Iroka Chinedu

    Metro Gunmen kill a village head, 7 others in Kaduna - Tribune news

    Gunmen have killed a Village Head and 7 others in two separate attacks that occurred in Chikun and Jema’a local government areas of Kaduna State. Click here to read more
  2. Iroka Chinedu

    Metro Police recover 948 arms in Sokoto – Tribune Ng

    The Police Command in Sokoto State said it had recovered 948 guns under the state amnesty programme and police operations in last 24 months. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Murtala Mani, disclosed this at a news conference in Sokoto on Wednesday, Mani said the recovered and...
  3. Iroka Chinedu

    Politics Fayose raises alarm over Buhari’s approval of $1bn for arms – The Tribune Ng

    Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has raised the alarm over the approval by President Muhammadu Buhari of $1 billion for the procurement of security equipment to fight Boko Haram insurgency, saying it was rather for the conduct of the 2019 election. Fayose in a statement by his Special...
  4. Iroka Chinedu

    Politics NASS, most misunderstood arm of government ―Senate leader – Tribune Ng

    The Leader of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan on Tuesday said that the National Assembly, NASS is the most misunderstood arm of Government Since its inauguration in 1999 under the new political dispensation. Senator Lawan stated this in Abuja yesterday while speaking at the inaugural meeting of...
  5. Iroka Chinedu

    Metro Marketer arraigned for N2m fraud in Kwara – Tribune Ng

    A marketer of CBT software, Tope Sulyman, 36 of No. 4 Igbaja Adewole Ilorin, Kwara state, who allegedly defrauded an educational institute, Easiprep Nigeria Limited, of the sum of N2,022,400.00, has been arraigned before an Ilorin chief magistrate court. The accused was arraigned on a two-count...
  6. Iroka Chinedu

    Metro Police re-arrest fleeing suspects who indicted Melaye, Audu for alleged gun running – Tribune Ng

    The Police High Command on Tuesday said that the six suspects including two who indicted Senator Dino Melaye and Mohammed Audu for alleged gun running who escaped from the lawful custody of the Nigeria Police Force ‎in Kogi State last week have been re-arrested. In a statement made available...
  7. Iroka Chinedu

    Politics Looters list: You can’t divert attention from your misrule, PDP tells FG – Tribune Ng

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday observed that the Presidency and the All Progressives Congress (APC) have failed in their ploy to use their so-called looters’ lists to divert public discourse from the raging questions “on their numerous scandals, manifest sleazes and overall...
  8. Iroka Chinedu

    Metro Emir of Birnin Gwari laments killings of his subjects – Tribune Ng

    The Emir of Birnin-Gwari in Kaduna State Malam Jibril Zubairu Mai-Gwari II has said his subjects are being killed every day in his Emirate. To this end, he tasked the Federal Government to end the activities of banditry in the area. Click here to read more
  9. Iroka Chinedu

    Politics Kwara House approves N4bn loan facility to pay arrears of LG staff, pensioners – Tribune Ng

    KWARA State House of Assembly has authorised the state government to access a term loan facility of N4bn to settle the payment of outstanding salaries and pensions of the 16 Local Government Councils in the state. The legislature which reconvened from its recess, resolved to approve the loan...
  10. Iroka Chinedu

    Metro Ondo university students issue government ultimatum over resumption – Tribune Ng

    The leadership of the Students Union leader of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, has accused the State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu of playing politics with their future, threatening showdown if the state government failed to reopen the school within the next seven days. The...
  11. Iroka Chinedu

    Politics Ajimobi, party Chairman, excos approve consensus candidates ―Media Director – Tribune Ng

    The director, media, research and Strategy of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, Dr Abdulazeez Olatunde has denounced notions that Governor Ajimobi imposed LG candidates on the party. According to Olatunde, the party Chairman, Chief Akin Oke, other members of the state executive...
  12. Iroka Chinedu

    Politics Nigerians tired of Buhari’s fake integrity image ―Fayose – Tribune Ng

    Ekiti State governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has said President Muhammadu Buhari was presiding over the most corrupt government in the history of Nigeria and protecting looters of the country’s commonwealth, adding that; “Nigerians have seen through their deceit and will no longer buy that fake image...
  13. Iroka Chinedu

    Metro Angry protesters pelt Senator Lidani with stones – Tribune Ng

    Senator representing Gombe South Senatorial District, Barrister Joshua Lidani narrowly escaped being lynched as angry protesters Monday attacked him with stones in Talasse town, headquarters of Balanga Local Government Area of Gombe state. Senator Lidani was in Talasse to inspect classroom...
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    Politics Recover IDPs funds stolen by your cabal, PDP tells Buhari – Tribune

    THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday charged President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately recover over N28 billion meant for the rehabilitation of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the northeast but allegedly stolen by members of the presidency cabal and certain Interests in his All...
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    Politics Nine states vote for LG autonomy, as NULGE blast Obaseki, Okorocha – Tribune

    President of Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), Comrade Ibraheem Khaleel Nine states have already voted for the full autonomy of local government in the on-going constitutional review process, while two states have also voted against the freedom of the third tier of government...
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    Politics EFCC recovers N750bn loots in 2 years ―Falana – Tribune

    HUMAN Rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana on Wednesday told the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) that the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) has recovered N750 billion loots in two years and tasked the Congress to monitor the usage of the money by the Federal Government. Falana, who was one …...
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    Politics 2019: Only God can stop Buhari ―Bello – Tribune

    The Kogi state governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has said only God can stop President Muhammadu Buhari from winning the 2019 presidential election. The governor said no amount of gang up could prevent the president from contesting and winning the election whenever it is held. Bello, spoke Tuesday...
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    Metro BREAKING: Tank farm explosion displaces Lagos residents – Tribune

    A tank farm explosion which occurred at Ojo area of Lagos State, has left residents of Ijegun in Navy town scampering for safety in what they thought was an attack on the area. Report said residents of the area heard a loud noise at midday but could not immediately ascertain it … via Tribune...
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    Business Obaseki, China SINOPEC sign 5,500bpd Edo modular refinery deal.

    The Governor of Edo State, Mr Godwin Obaseki, on Wednesday in China, expanded the portfolio of foreign investments in the state following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a Chinese consortium for a 5,500 barrel per day modular refinery in Edo State. The event is coming...