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Buhari Pledges To Restore Devastated Communities In North-East

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Ariel View of an IDP Camp in Borno State, North-east Nigeria.   President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the country that his administration will leave no stone unturned in restoring their devastated communities for their immediate and safe return. He gave the assurance on Friday...

Buhari Appoints Four CBN Non-Executive Directors, Others

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File photo: President Muhammadu Buhari   President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of four new non-executive directors for the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). The presidential approval was revealed in a statement on Friday by the Permanent Secretary (General Services Office) in the Office of the Secretary to the...

Nigeria’s Thrilling Victory Over Iceland In Photos

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Nigeria’s forward Ahmed Musa (C) beats Iceland’s goalkeeper Hannes Halldorsson on his way to scoring their second goal during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group D football match between Nigeria and Iceland at the Volgograd Arena in Volgograd on June 22, 2018.Mark RALSTON / AFP   Ahmed Musa struck twice...

‘God Bless Super Eagles’: Osinbajo, Saraki, Others React To Nigeria’s First Win

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Musa is lifted by teammates and officials in celebration of the victory. Mark RALSTON / AFP   Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Senate President Bukola Saraki have joined Nigerians to congratulate the Super Eagles on their first victory at the Russia 2018 World Cup. The Eagles secured a crucial 2-0 win...

Speech By John Momoh At The 2018 IPI World Congress

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File photo: Chairman, Channels Media Group, Mr John Momoh (OON)   A speech titled ‘Africa Is Looking To The Future. So Is Its Journalism’, presented by the Chairman, Channels Media Group, Mr John Momoh (OON), at the 2018 International Press Institute (IPI) World Congress in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital. Read the...

Judge imprisoned me because I refused to give him bribe – Uwazuruike cries out

Chief Ralph Uwazuruike, leader of Biafra Independence Movement, BIM, yesterday alleged that Justice Kemakolam Ojiako, the presiding Judge of an Owerri High Court convicted him for one-month imprisonment because he (Uwazuruike) refused to succumb to his N3million gratification demand. He also alleged that the defendant in the land matter which is...

Abaribe’s Arrest: Ohanaeze Ndigbo demands immediate release of the Lawmaker

The socio-cultural Igbo group, Ohanaeze Ndi-Igbo has called for the immediate release of Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe who was arrested by the men of the State Security Service, SSS. Abaribe, who is currently representing Abia South in the national assembly was arrested yesterday over a surety he took on behalf of...

Nigeria vs Iceland: Orji Kalu reacts to Super Eagles’ win

Pillar of Sports in Africa and former Governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Kalu has congratulated Nigerians on the well-deserved victory of the Super Eagles against Iceland in the ongoing 2018 World Cup. According to the sports enthusiast, the national team demonstrated not only soccer dexterity but exhibited profound patriotism...

Abaribe’s Arrest: PDP charges DSS to declare Lawmaker’s Whereabouts

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has expressed fears over the safety of a Senator, Enyinnaya Abaribe, (PDP Abia), who was arrested by the State Security Services (SSS). The party, via a statement, Friday charged the men of DSS to urgently made public the whereabouts of Senator Abaribe. They lamented that the...

BREAKING!!! Nnamdi Kanu’s Surety, Sen. Abaribe Arrested by DSS in Abuja (Happening Now)

The Department of State Security service (DSS) has arrested Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe. Barrister Ndudi Nwagbara who is Abaribe’s Legal Adviser also confirmed this to our correspondent on telephone call that Abaribe was arrested this morning. When our correspondent inquired to know the reason, he said there was no reason given...