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Senate summons Police chief over Sen. Melaye arrest

The Senate has summoned the Inspector General of Police Idris Ibrahim to appear before plenary tomorrow. The Senate president Bukola Saraki on Wednesday in a statement said, “the Inspector General of Police should brief us on the treatment of Senator Dino Melaye that we have observed over the past 48hours.” …

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CAN calls for nationwide protest against herdsmen killings

The Christian Association of Nigeria, has called for a nationwide protest against killings and bloodshed in the country. The CAN President, Rev. Olasupo Ayokunle, in a statement on Wednesday urged Christians to hold peaceful protests within their church premises on Sunday April 29, 2018. He made the call against the …

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President Buhari presides over FEC meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presided over the Federal Executive Council FEC meeting held at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.  The meeting commenced at 11.a.m. and had in attendance the vice president Yemi Osinbajo, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, Head of Service, …

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Why I Escaped From Police – Senator Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye has said that he jumped down from a moving police vehicle, which resulted in his hospitalization on Tuesday to prevent being taken to Lokoja, Kogi State by the law enforcement agency. The senator representing Kogi West, in a statement through a statement signed by his aide, Mr. …

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Saraki, senators visit Dino Melaye at National Hospital

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, and many senators have arrived at the National Hospital Abuja. The convoy arrived at the facility at 1:33pm. The lawmakers are now meeting with the management of the hospital, ahead of a visit to Senator Dino Melaye’s ward. The senators had resolved on Wednesday …

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Dino Melaye arrives Abuja hospital in handcuffs

Dino Melaye, APC Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial district pictured in handcuffs as he’s being moved on a stretcher into a police ambulance marked NPF 221 D and driven to the National Trauma Centre unit of the National Hospital, Abuja on Tuesday night.

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Nigeria to turn Sambisa Forest to tourist center

Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai on Tuesday says Nigerian Army will collaborate with National Park Service and Borno State Government to revive Boko Haram terrorists hide-out Sambisa forest to tourist centre to attract tourists into the country.   The Army chief disclosed this yesterday when the Conservator-General of …

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Buhari visits Bauchi, launches 500 tractors

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Thursday April 26 pay a working visit to Bauchi State.  While in Bauchi, the president is expected to flag off the distribution of 500 tractors to farmers on loan. The state government recently signed an agreement with a private company for the supply of the …

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Reps threaten to impeach Buhari over $462m expenditure

Members of the House of Representatives yesterday threatened to impeach President Muhammadu Buhari for expending $496 million on military ware without approval by the National Assembly. The lawmakers were angered by content of a letter President Buhari sent to the House, which was read at plenary session yesterday. In the …

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President Buhari, APC Governors meet in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with Governors from his own party, All Progressives Congress (APC) at the presidential Villa, Abuja.  Though the agenda of the meeting was not made public, sources at the Presidency said that the meeting has one item agenda which is on the forthcoming national convention …

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Escape from lawful custody and re-arrest of Sen. Dino Melaye

At about 1200Hrs of today Sen. Dino Melaye while in lawful custody of the Nigeria Police Force personnel and being taken for arraignment in Federal High Court Lokoja from Abuja, escaped from lawful custody when hoodlums and miscreants in Two (2) Toyota Hilux Vehicles blocked the Police vehicle conveying Senator …

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PDP Decries Assault on Senate, Senators

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) decries the relentless assault by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Federal Executive against the institution of the National Assembly, particularly, the Senate. Nigerians have noted how the leadership of the Senate and elected senators of the Federal Republic are being harassed, arrested, detained …

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PDP to Buhari, APC: Respond to US Corruption, Human Rights Charges

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) challenges President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) to quickly respond to the damning report by the United States government, which further exposed the festering corruption, impunity, gross violation of rights and killings under the watch of the Buhari Presidency. This report by …

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World’s First Scrotum Transplant Done In The United States

Doctors at Johns Hopkins University said Monday they have performed the world’s first total penis and scrotum transplant on a US military serviceman who was wounded in Afghanistan. The 14-hour operation took place on March 26, and was performed by a team of nine plastic surgeons and two urologic surgeons. …

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