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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Inspector General of Police orders immediate withdrawal of police officers attached...

The Inspector-General of Police ( I-G), Mr Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the immediate withdrawal of all policemen attached to Very Important Personalities (VIPs), political...

Ambode bows, slashes Land Use Charge

The Lagos State Government on Thursday buckled under pressure, reducing all levies for its new Land Use Charge (LUC) that had attracted public outcry...

Nigeria promises return of kidnapped schoolgirls

Nigeria's president, in a visit to the country's troubled northeast, on Monday predicted success in what he described as relentless efforts to release more...

NYSC wants employers to improve welfare packages for corps members

The Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Edo, Mr Abdullahi Baba, has urged employers to design new welfare packages for corps...

25 killed in fresh clashes in central Nigeria: police

Herders are believed to have killed 25 villagers in central Nigeria's Plateau state, police said on Wednesday, in the latest violence linked to land,...

DPR partners NSCDC to prosecute illegal petroleum marketers

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eket field office says it has strengthened its partnership with the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC)...

‘Bring Back Our Girls’ blames government failures for Dapchi kidnap

The Bring Back Our Girls group on Tuesday accused the Nigerian government of "incompetence and carelessness" for the seizure of 110 girls by Boko...

Buhari declines assent to Electoral Amendment Bill 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday declined assent to the Electoral Amendment Bill 2018 recently passed by the National Assembly. The bill provides for the Presidential...

Evans sues Police, demands N1bn damages over sealed Lagos property

Alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, a.k.a Evans, on Tuesday filed a fresh suit at a Federal High Court in Lagos, seeking N1 billion...

Herdsmen surrender 30 guns to police in Niger

Fulani herdsmen have surrendered 30 different guns illegally acquired, to the Police Command in Niger. The Director-General of the state’s Department of Nomadic Affairs,...
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