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IPOB, lawyer attack Kalu for saying Kanu has fled Nigeria

Mr. Ifeanyi Ejiofor, head of the legal team for the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, on Sunday, described a former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, as a drowning man desperately

NEWSEx- Senator Kanti Bello dead

Former two-time Senator from Katsina State, Kanti Bello, is dead. Bello died in the early hours of Tuesday, in Abuja. The lawmaker, who represented Daura Senatorial Zone between 2003-2007 and 2007-2011, was the pioneer Managing Director of

Truth about US report on Boko Haram

The United States’ latest report on the state of the anti-terror war in Nigeria bears a strikingly true reflection of the current situation in the country, though the focus was on last year. It is a story

Osinbajo: Buhari working with US to recover looted funds

The Buhari administration has urged the US government to step up its assistance in ensuring that corrupt officials don’t get a safe haven abroad for their loot, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. Vice President Yemi

FG withdrew N359.39bn from ECA for fuel subsidy –FRC

The Federal Government withdrew the sum of N359.39bn from the Excess Crude Account in 2015 to fund the payment of petroleum products subsidy in 2015, the Fiscal Responsibility Commission has said. The FRC said this in a

B’Haram: US sells N181bn warplanes, weapons to Nigeria

The Headquarters of the United States Department of Defence, the Pentagon, has informed the US Congress of the sale of 12 Super Tucano A-29 ground attack aircraft and weapons to Nigeria to fight the Boko Haram insurgency.

Facebook to reject ads from pages touting ‘fake news’

Facebook on Monday said that pages that make a habit of linking to bogus news stories will no longer be able to advertise at the world’s leading online social network. The move is the latest shot fired

$20m ‘bribe’: EFCC probes 20 ex-NPA officials

Detectives are probing how $20million was wired into the accounts of shell companies and fronts of some former officials of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA). The cash, which is believed to be a bribe, is being traced

Resumption: Buhari to work from home, writes to N’Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday wrote to the two chambers of the National Assembly to intimate the federal lawmakers that he had resumed work after spending 104 days outside the country. The Special Adviser to the President

South-West pledges support to President Buhari

The South-West National Committee of Buhari Support Groups (NCBSG) says it will continue to support President Muhammadu Buhari’s government President Obama SpeechIts Coordinator, Senator Ajayi Boroffice, expressed gratitude to Nigerians for the fervent prayers and solidarity showered