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  1. Can Buhari break the solid minerals jinx?Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Vanguard

    Can plunder be taken from warriors, or captives rescued from the fierce? But this is what the Lord says: Yes captives will be taken from warriors, and plunder retrieved from the fierce IF it is true, that President Muhammadu Buhari, PMB, will appoint his ministers, in two months' time as reported, he must take his good time to look into the Ministry of Mines and steel, with the sole intention to breaking the strong lid, which they have used to cover and hold our solid minerals in captivity and bondage since the past over 20 years. The doubt I have expressed in the report about the timing of the ministerial list announcement, stems from the conflicting reports we get these days about government policies and actions.

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  2. 8 Facts on former DSS DG, Ita EkpenyongRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Vanguard

    In his place, the President appointed Lawal Daura as new head of the agency , which serves as Nigeria's secret police. FACT 2: He studied at the University of Calabar, obtaining a BA in History in 1982, and then a Masters in Philosophy.

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  3. Wike squanders N60 billion in 30 days...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Scoop

    The Rivers State All Progressives Congress has accused Chief Nyesom Wike squandering over N60 Billion in his first 30 days as the Rivers State Care-Taker Governor. Rivers APC Chairman, Dr. Davies Ibiamu Ikanya, made the disclosure in a statement he issued on Thursday in Port Harcourt.

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  4. N12trn debt profile worsens Nigeria's woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vanguard

    Nigeria's total internal and external debt stock stood at N12.06 trillion or $63.5 billion as at the end of March this year, up from N11.2 trillion or $67.726 billion in December 2014 according to figure released by the Debt Management Office yesterday. The rise in the naira quantum of the out standing debt is mainly due to the devaluation of the naira against the dollar.

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  5. APC and the other side of mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vanguard

    The governing All Progressives Congress has not been itself since the inauguration of the 8th Senate about three weeks ago. The election of the new officers of the National Assembly, all of whom were opposed by a section of the party leadership, has thrown the party into a state of turmoil that is now rocking the party to its foundations.

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  6. Nigeria urged to repeal its anti-gay law by rights groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Newsday

    Nigeria's draconian law against gays has encouraged mob attacks, police torture, evictions and public whippings, according to a report Monday that urges the country's new president to repeal the legislation. The Same Sex Marriage Prohibition Act is "the constitutionalization of hate and hate crimes against LGBTI individuals," writes Bisi Alimi in the report published by the PEN American... LAGOS, Nigeria - -- Nigeria's draconian law against gays has encouraged mob attacks, police torture, evictions and public whippings, according to a report Monday that urges the country's new president to repeal the legislation.

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  7. NFF denies abandoning Dream teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Vanguard

    The Nigeria Football Federation on Monday criticised a report at which national speculated that federation has abandoned the U-23 National Team, Dream Team VI. The Dream Team VI has been campaigning for a place in 2016 Olympic Games to be hosted by Brazil in Rio De Janeiro.

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  8. Nigeria looks to technology to resolve ancient rivalriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Newstime Africa

    At the heart of the seemingly intractable crisis in Nigeria's "Middle Belt" - a region populated mainly by minority ethnic groups - is pervasive distrust between farmers and herdsmen. Now, however, local activists are looking to new technology in hopes of resolving the longstanding rivalry between the two groups.

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  9. Dangote to spend $250m on rice, sugarcane production in JigawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Vanguard

    A lhaji Aliko Dangote, the Chairman, Dangote Group of Companies, is to spend $250million on the production of rice and sugarcane around the Hadejia River Basin of Jigawa. Gov. Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa said this when he received the Country Director of African Development Bank for Nigeria, Alhaji Usman Dore and his team who came to seek for partnership with the state in agricultural development in Dutse on Friday.

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  10. Siasia condemns House of reps fracas, sues for peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Vanguard

    Chairman of the Nigerian Young Professionals Forum and Bayelsa governorship aspirant, Moses Siloko Siasia, has condemned the fighting among members of the House of Representatives over the choice of principal officers. The young entrepreneur noted that the event that was on International TVs has ridiculed the country in the global community.

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  11. Nollywood actress, Kate Henshaw's house on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Vanguard

    According to witnesses, the outbreak might have been caused by an electric surge. This is according to a publication by The Cable.

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  12. Nigeria: Nigeria Football League Managers Blacklist 12 RefereesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | AllAfrica.com

    The League Management Company has blacklisted 12 match officials for their poor handling of some league games in the on-going Nigeria Glo premier league. The list included four referees and eight assistant referees whose cases have been forwarded to the Nigeria Football Federation Referees Appointment Committee requesting that the listed officials' performances be reviewed and dropped from further officiating of NPFL games pending the conclusion of the review.

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  13. About 40 killed in suspected Boko Haram attacks in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | AlertNet

    ... capital, N'Djamena, which the government blamed on the Nigerian militant group. REUTERS/Moumine Ngarmbassa BAUCHI, Nigeria, June 24 (Reuters) - About 40 people have been killed by suspected Boko Haram militants who torched houses and shot people as ...

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  14. About 40 killed in suspected Boko Haram attacks in Nigeria - witnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | AlertNet

    ... capital, N'Djamena, which the government blamed on the Nigerian militant group. REUTERS/Moumine Ngarmbassa BAUCHI, Nigeria, June 24 (Reuters) - About 40 people have been killed by suspected Boko Haram militants who torched houses and shot people as ...

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  15. Nigeria: Buhari to Govs - Days of Impunity, Fiscal Recklessness Are OverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | AllAfrica.com

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday told the state governors that the days of impunity, lack of accountability and fiscal recklessness in the management of the nation's resources were over in the country. The president equally vowed that funds stolen by government officials who abused their offices in the recent past would be recovered while systemic leakages would be plugged.

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  16. "Soda Pups" Visit Marathon County LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | WAOW

    ... gas numerous times throughout the past six months, according to a post on the department's Facebook page. BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) -- A witness says two girls have blown themselves up near a crowded mosque in northeast Nigeria's biggest city, and many ...

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  17. North Central Health Care needs CNAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | WAOW

    ... gas numerous times throughout the past six months, according to a post on the department's Facebook page. BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) -- A witness says two girls have blown themselves up near a crowded mosque in northeast Nigeria's biggest city, and many ...

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  18. GOP senator says goal remains to finish budget by JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | WAOW

    ... gas numerous times throughout the past six months, according to a post on the department's Facebook page. BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) -- A witness says two girls have blown themselves up near a crowded mosque in northeast Nigeria's biggest city, and many ...

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  19. EBay bans sales of Confederate on its siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | WAOW

    ... gas numerous times throughout the past six months, according to a post on the department's Facebook page. BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) -- A witness says two girls have blown themselves up near a crowded mosque in northeast Nigeria's biggest city, and many ...

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  20. Major heat wave in southern Pakistan kills over 600 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | WAOW

    ... gas numerous times throughout the past six months, according to a post on the department's Facebook page. BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) -- A witness says two girls have blown themselves up near a crowded mosque in northeast Nigeria's biggest city, and many ...

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