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In recent weeks Boko Haram terrorists had wasted hundreds of Nigerian Army due to some challenges facing the country’s security system Reports reaching Brainnews has it that Borno Commandant of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps(NSCDC), Ibrahim Abdullahi said one of the two female Boko Haram bombers nabbed by the command is the wife of Mamman Nur, a factional leader of the terrorist group. The teenager who was identified as Fatima Muhammed Kabir, was arrested recently, along with a...
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I am saddened by the continuous act of some of my compatriots to always engage in social media fight with fellow Africans, most notably our brothers and sisters from Ghana and Kenya. It is even unfortunate that these countries Nigeria youths love to abuse on social media are doing better than our potentially great country in virtually all sphere despite the fact that we(as a country) have more revenues, potentials, and opportunities. If Nigerians are not aware of the superiority(in terms of l...
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  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says the lingering strike by Academic Staff Union of Universities(ASUU) will have serious impact on preparations for the conduct of the 2019 general elections. Mr Festus Okoye, Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee of INEC, made this known in Abuja at a one-day seminar on Media and Gender Sensitive Reporting of Elections. According to Okoye, it is next to impossible for the members of the National Youth Service Corp t...
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osted By: Yinka Adeniran, Ibadan On: December 20, 2018In: Featured, News 0   FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInWhatsApp   Public declaration on Jan 29 Pan Yoruba socio-cultural organisation Afenifere has endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for reelection in 2019. It tongue lashed any other group against the decision and choice as usurpers and renegades. Afenifere’s spokesperson Chief Biodun Akin-Fasae spoke with reporters on out...
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The Senator representing Ogun East Chief Buruji Kashamu on Thursday dismissed media reports that he had been ousted as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State. Kashamu said he remains the party’s candidate despite a December 18 judgment of the Court of Appeal in Ibadan, which set aside an order by the Federal High Court, Abeokuta, that was favourable to Kashamu’s faction of the party. The lawmaker added that he had appealed the judgment because of his...
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President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday warned the police to desist from acts that could pit them against the society. The President, in a statement by the Senior Special Assistant on Media and publicity, Garba Shehu,  said unprofessional conducts such as illegal detentions, extrajudicial killings, torture and violation of fundamental human rights were unacceptable and must be avoided by the Nigeria Police Force at all times. He gave the directive in his address at the convocation and passing...
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A new report that has begun serving the rounds online suggests that Nigerian top singer, Davido is secretly dating GH One News anchor, Serwaa Amihere. This information was disclosed by an Instagram blog, SwitchFocus. According to @SwitchFocus, a Ghanaian lady who is based in the United Kingdom was flying in and out of Nigeria from the UK all because of Davido. Because of her recurring action of flying in and out of the country, the “Assurance” singer then proposed that she comes over t...
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After the session, the Deputy Minority Leader, Mr Chukwuka Onyema, led members of the PDP caucus in the House to address journalists where he thrashed the appropriation bill. Reading from a written speech entitled, ‘2019 Budget: Yes Another Hollow Ritual,’ Onyema said, “Again, the Buhari administration has tabled another multi-trillion naira budget and, again, this hollow ritual it began in 2015 may soon be followed, as usual, with excuses for non-performance. ...
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The All Progressives Congress (APC) Kwara State governorship candidate for the 2019 election, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, has been sacked by a High Court sitting in Ilorin. The court action happened on Wednesday following the ruling of Justice T.S. Umar, who also nullified the Bashiru Omolaja Bolarinwa led executive council of the party in the state. The court therefore recognised the Ishola Balogun-Fulani-led execuitve council of the APC in Kwara as authentic. Following Senate Presid...
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I hope the handlers of President Muhammadu Buhari are following events in the United States of America as regards investigations into possible collusion of the Donald Trump campaign team with Russia during the 2016 US presidential election. The Buhari team at Aso Rock should take a critical understudy of the workings of the US democratic system that Nigeria's own structure is modelled after, instead of spending so much energy on why Atiku Abubakar has not been to the US recently. We should also ...
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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the implementation of the no-work, no pay principle when workers go on strike in the federal public service. Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, disclosed this on Wednesday in the Presidential Villa, Abuja while briefing State House Correspondents after FEC meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari. He said the approval was sequel to the adoption of the Draft White Paper on the Report of the Technical Committee on In...
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The Presidential candidate of the Zenith Labour Party, Dr Olusegun Mimiko has said if elected as President in 2019 he would harness the power of information technology (IT) tools to fight endemic corruption in Nigeria. He said his government will make move for legislation that will ensure 60% of resources are devolved to component units, establish special bureau to daily tackle issue of restructuring. "As an evangelist of restructuring, I have always said restructuring is not a North versu...
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