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Two Nigerians arrested for wire fraud in U.S.

August 3, 2021 0 Comments

Two Nigerians have been arrested in the United States for wire fraud and other offences involving $25,000 in unemployment benefits, PREMIUM TIMES…

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Democracy, dictatorship can’t coexist -Kukah

August 3, 2021 0 Comments

The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Matthew Kukah, said, yesterday, that democracy and dictatorship cannot coexist, noting Nigeria was treading a dangerous…

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Buhari may lose power if Gov Buni remains interim chairman; Festus Keyamo warns

August 3, 2021 0 Comments

The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, has warned the All Progressives Congress (APC) of imminent legal tussles if Governor Mala…

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13 gas stations sealed for illegal operation in Akwa Ibom

August 3, 2021 0 Comments

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eket Field Office, has sealed 13 cooking gas stations in July for illegal operation. The Operations…

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Man, mother remanded for allegedly bewitching, inflicting youth with illness in Adamawa

July 29, 2021 0 Comments

A youth leader in Fufore Local Government Area of Adamawa State and his mother have been remanded for allegedly bewitching a youth…

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Heavy downpour claims 2 lives, damages 1,500 houses in Katsina

July 29, 2021 0 Comments

The Katsina State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) says over 1,500 houses were affected by the heavy downpour experienced on Monday in three…

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NCC misled lawmakers, Nigerians on electronic transmission of election results

July 29, 2021 0 Comments

In the presence of journalists, and an anxious public, the Senate passed the electoral bill on July 15. The next day, again amid chaos,…

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Nigerians at bandits, terrorists’ mercy under Buhari’s watch; UK Parliament

July 29, 2021 0 Comments

The UK Parliament has said that Nigerians under President Muhammadu Buhari administration are at the mercy of non-state actors who unleash attacks…

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Stop harassment of journalists, Okei-Odumakin tells Nigerian govt

July 28, 2021 0 Comments

Human rights activist and pro-democracy campaigner, Joe Okei-Odumakin, has called on the Nigerian government to respect the rights of journalists. Mrs Okei-Odumakin…

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Diasporan Nigerians still rely on fake news about Nigeria; Lai Mohammed

July 28, 2021 0 Comments

Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture, has insisted that some Nigerians in Diaspora still rely on platforms that peddle fake…