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Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu’s brother denies spreading killer vaccination rumour

Prince Emmanuel Kanu, the younger brother of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has reacted to claims by Igbos for Nigeria Movement, INM, that he is behind the recent Monkey Pox hoax

Are Ona Kakanfo: I chose Adams on merit, says Alaafin

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, on Wednesday said the National Coordinator of the Oodua Peoples Congress, Gani Adams, was chosen as the new Are Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland after considering his antecedents as a Yorubaman

Judges, bankers caution against use of virtual currencies

Judges, led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen and the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) headed by Prof. Segun Ajibola, yesterday in Abuja alerted Nigerians to the danger of transacting business in any

Customs revenue leakage probe: N140bn recovered from erring firms, banks – Senate

ABUJA— THE Senate,  yesterday disclosed, that about N140 billion has been returned to the Federal Government through the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, by firms and banks found guilty in its investigations into revenue leakages in the

BREAKING: NSE suspends trading on Oando shares

The Nigerian Stock Exchange on Wednesday has said that it has suspended trading in the shares of Oando Plc from October 20, 2017. The NSE, in a statement on its website, said it acted on the directive of

Abuja-Lokoja highway closed as revenue officials kill tanker driver

The is confusion in Kogi State as the Abuja-Lokoja highway is completely locked down following the alleged killing of a tanker driver by the officials of the state revenue board. According to an eyewitness, the revenue officials

Hillary slams Trump’s ‘dangerous’ war of words with North Korea

Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton slammed President Donald Trump’s “dangerous and short-sighted” war of words with North Korea Wednesday, saying his Twitter tirades only benefitted Pyongyang’s attention-seeking ruler and hurt Washington’s credibility. Clinton lost last

President Buhari presides over FEC meeting, leaves for Turkey

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presided over the meeting of Federal Executive Council in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The meeting which started at about 10 a.m., was attended by the Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, acting Secretary to

UPP tells NASS to probe Operation Python Dance 11 in South East

ABUJA – THE United Progressive Party (UPP), yesterday called on the National Assembly, NASS, to probe activities of the Nigerian Army Operation Python Dance II in the South East. Recruits undergo training at the headquaters of the

Guardiola backs Catalonia independence, dedicates win to jailed separatists

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola dedicated his team’s 2-1 win over Napoli in the Champions League on Tuesday to the two Catalan separatist leaders detained in Spain. “This win is dedicated to them,” Guardiola told reporters at