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Tägliche Archive: August 8, 2017

Osinbajo Denies Branding Agitators of Restructuring Political Jobbers

The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has denied referring the agitators for restructuring of the federation as political jobbers. In a statement by his spokesman, Laolu ...

Police Confirm Rescue of Expatriate Kidnapped in Zaria, Arrest Suspect

The Kaduna State Police Command on Tuesday confirmed the rescue of Zhang Lijun, an expatriate staff CGC Construction Company, who was kidnapped in Zaria, Kaduna State. One of the ...

TSA: Federal Government Withdraws Suit against 7 Banks, Citing Public Interest

The Federal Government on Tuesday at the  Federal High Court sitting in Lagos filed an application seeking to withdraw its suit against seven banks accused of violating the Treasur...

Minister Urges NASS on Speedy Passage of NIPOST Reform Bill

The Minister of Communications, Mr Adebayo Shittu has urged the National Assembly to ensure speedy passage of the Bill for the Reforms of Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) . Shittu...

Suspected Badoo Cult Member Arraigned over Alleged Possession of Fresh Human Head

A 22-year-old suspected badoo member, Emmanuel Obazuaye, who was allegedly caught with a human head, was on Tuesday brought before a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. The ac...

Nigerian Universities Training Students for Obsolete jobs – VC

Prof. Labode Popoola, the Vice Chancellors of Osun State University, on Tuesday, said that Nigerian universities are training students for jobs that no longer exist. Popoola made ...

Osinbajo Unveils 5 Super Mushshak Aircraft, Seeks More Foreign Support to Tackle Insurgency

Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday in Kaduna unveiled five Super Mushshak trainer aircraft acquired by the Federal Government to boost the capacity of Nigeria Air For...

2017 Hajj: Akeredolu Urges Pilgrims to Pray for Buhari, Nigeria

Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has urged intending pilgrims for the 2017 hajj to pray for the quick recovery of President Muhammadu Buhari and continuous peace in the country....

Group Urges Nigerians to Shun Protest against Buhari

President of Concerned Nigerian Network in Diaspora, Mr Erebuoye James, has called on Nigerians, including the Diaspora, to be patient with President Muhammadu Buhari and wish him ...

Shettima Confirms Killing of 31 Fishermen by Boko Haram

Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno on Tuesady confirmed that Boko Haram insurgents had killed 31 fishermen at Baga in Kukawa Local Government Area of the state. Shettima made the discl...

EFCC Arrests 191 Suspects, Recovers N110,820m in North-East.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), North-East zone, says it has arrested 191 suspects and recovered N110,820,023 million in the area from January to July. Malam ...

Abuja-Kaduna Rail Line Now Generate N1m Daily- Amaechi

The Abuja to Kaduna rail line now generates one million Naira daily, Minister of Transportation Mr Rotimi Amaechi disclosed. In an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) ...

Congo Orders Internet Slowdown to Restrict Social Media: Telecoms Source

Congolese authorities ordered internet capacity be slowed down so that it cannot be used to transmit images via social media, a senior telecoms official based in Kinshasa said. Th...

11 Drowned in Rivers in Jigawa

The Police Command in Jigawa said no fewer than eleven persons had drowned in various rivers in the state in the last one month. A statement issued by the spokesman of the command...

Obama Urges Calm Ahead of Kenyan Vote

Former U.S. President Barack Obama has called on Kenyans to remain calm and reject tribalism as they prepare to vote in elections on Tuesday that have raised fears of violence. ...

NUGLE Appeals to Aregbesola to Support LGA Autonomy

The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), has appealed to the Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola to support Local Government Autonomy. Mr Ibrahim Khaleel, NULGE P...

We’ll Deal with Perpetrators of Anambra Killings – Osinbajo

The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has said that the federal government would deal decisively with the perpetrators of the church killings in Ozubulu, Anambra state. O...

Buhari’s Wife Returns to London

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, has returned to London, where her husband has been on medical vacation since May this year. It is 92 days now since the President left the sho...

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