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    Garba Shehu: Patience Jonathan won’t need lawyers to keep her dollars if PDP wins in 2019

Garba Shehu: Patience Jonathan won’t need lawyers to keep her dollars if PDP wins in 2019

Garba Shehu,  presidential spokesman, says "changing the change" in 2019 would reverse all the achievements of the All Progressives Congress (APC).In an article he titled 'The Real Price of Changing the Change (1)', Shehu said Nigerians needed to understand the implication of voting out President Muhammadu Buhari.Shehu said members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have only been calling for [...]

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    Worshippers nab suicide bomber inside Yobe mosque

Worshippers nab suicide bomber inside Yobe mosque

The Nigerian army says some civilians foiled a suicide bomb attack on a mosque in Gujba local government area of Yobe state, on Sunday.Onyema Nwachukwu, deputy director, public relations of Operation Lafiya Dole, disclosed this in a statement issued in Maiduguri, Bono state.He said the female suicide bomber (pictured) was caught while trying to detonate the bombs on her body.“What [...]

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    ‘Bandits’ injure 12-year-old child, abduct three housewives in Kaduna

‘Bandits’ injure 12-year-old child, abduct three housewives in Kaduna

Three housewives were abducted when gunmen invaded Maganda village in Birnin Gwari local government area of Kaduna state on Sunday.A 12-year-old child was said to have sustained injuries from gunshots during the incident.A witness said the incident took place around 2am on Sunday.The witness said when they arrive in the community, the gunmen started shooting sporadically and went into the [...]

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    ‘Life worthless under Buhari’ — suspended APC chieftain apologises to Jonathan

‘Life worthless under Buhari’ — suspended APC chieftain apologises to Jonathan

Timi Frank, a suspended chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has apologised to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, alleging that life is worthless under President Muhammadu Buhari.Frank, one of the then opposition leaders who criticised Jonathan in the buildup to the 2015 election, conveyed his apology in an open letter.He explained that he apologised to Jonathan because events in the last [...]

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    Parallel congresses: There’s a massive conspiracy against Buhari, says Marafa

Parallel congresses: There’s a massive conspiracy against Buhari, says Marafa

Kabir Marafa, senator representing Zamfara central, says the irregularities at the All Progressives Congress (APC) congresses were targeted at President Muhammadu Buhari.The APC ward, local government and states congresses were marred by irregularities and violence.In an interview with PUNCH, the senator said the party leadership set some rules but was first to break the rules.He accused APC national working committee (NWC) of not [...]

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    Two Nigerian ‘yahoo yahoo boys’ jailed in UK over £1m fraud

Two Nigerian ‘yahoo yahoo boys’ jailed in UK over £1m fraud

Two Nigerians who operated a London-based cyber crime group have been jailed after reportedly stealing more than £1m.Emmanuel Mmaduike and Olawale Kashimawo, both 31, obtained thousands of business email addresses and passwords which they used to divert payments from companies to themselves, according to the UK National Crime Agency.They were said to have operated from south-east London and spent the [...]

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    Report: Buhari’s cash gift tears Christian leaders apart

Report: Buhari’s cash gift tears Christian leaders apart

The National Christian Elders Forum, (NCEF) has accused the leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) of corruption and abuse of office.In a memo reportedly obtained by Vanguard, NCEF alleged that a CAN delegation led by Samson Ayokunle, its president, collected "transportation money" from President Muhammadu Buhari, when they paid him a visit in November.The NCEF said while CAN officials said [...]

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    INTERVIEW: Some of our doctors can’t interpret MRI result, says APC senator

INTERVIEW: Some of our doctors can’t interpret MRI result, says APC senator

Lanre Tejuosho, chairman, senate committee on health, is excited about the one percent of the consolidated revenue fund (CRF) earmarked for health and passed by the national assembly in the 2018 budget.In this interview with select journalists, the senator representing Ogun central said the fund would be a major "game changer" for the country's health sector. He also said the [...]

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    The ‘forwarded as received’ warfare

The ‘forwarded as received’ warfare

This is not a drill. If you are keeping questionable images and videos on your phone, you may want to think twice. A Nigerian man has just been deported from the US after immigration officials randomly stopped him at the airport and searched his phone. They found gory images and hate messages that people normally send around by WhatsApp under [...]

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    ‘What a blessed party’ — Melaye mocks APC over parallel congresses

‘What a blessed party’ — Melaye mocks APC over parallel congresses

Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west, has mocked the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the outcome of the state congresses.The exercise, which held on Saturday, was characterised by irregularities as parallel congresses held in over seven states while suspected thugs broke into some venues and chased out party members and delegates.In a tweet on Saturday night, Melaye taunted the party [...]

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