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Offering amnesty to Boko Haram shows terrorism not defeated –Fasehun

The founder of the Oodua People’s Congress, Dr. Fredrick Fasehun, has condemned the Federal Government for offering amnesty to terrorists. Fasehun said in a statement on Wednesday that the amnesty offer was evidence that the Federal Government’s claim that Boko Haram has been defeated was mere propaganda. “Offering amnesty to …

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Facebook revamps privacy settings amid data breach outcry

Facebook on Wednesday unveiled new privacy settings aiming to give its users more control over how their data is shared, following an outcry over hijacking of personal information at the giant social network. The updates include easier access to Facebook’s user settings and tools to easily search for, download and …

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Buhari attends March 28 FEC meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari presided over the Federal Executive Council FEC meeting held at the Council Chambers inside the Presidential Villa on Wednesday (March 28) in Abuja. The President is expected to be in Lagos state by tomorrow for the commissioning of the world class Ikeja bus terminal. The Vice President …

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FG declares Friday, Monday public holidays for Easter celebrations

The Federal Government has declared  Friday, 30th March and Monday April 2, 2018  as Public holidays to mark the Good Friday and Easter Monday respectively. This was contained in a statement by the Director Overseeing the Office of the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Interior, Mrs. Julie Nkiru Ejiofor. …

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How does Kim tell North Korea he’s giving up nuclear weapons?

SEOUL, March 28 (Reuters) – State media calls North Korea’s nuclear weapons a “treasured sword of justice”. Pyongyang has released commemorative stamps and built monuments in honour of its ballistic missile tests, while nuclear and rocket scientists have been named national heroes. For Kim Jong Un, fully giving up nuclear …

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Israel’s Netanyahu discharged from hospital after tests

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was discharged from hospital in Jerusalem on Tuesday after being admitted with a case of “high fever”, his office said. The 68-year-old premier, who underwent tests in the Hadassah hospital, was also suffering from a “cough”, the office said in a statement. He was able …

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Facebook’s Zuckerberg to testify before Congress

Published reports say Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is planning to testify before Congress about how his company collects and uses people’s data. Citing unnamed sources, CNN said in a report Tuesday that Zuckerberg has “come to terms” with the fact that he’ll have to testify in a matter of weeks. …

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Bill Gates’ full speech at presidential villa as world richest man meets Buhari

Your Excellency Muhamadu Buhari, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria; Professor Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria; Senator Bukola Saraki, Senate President; Honorable Yakubu Dogara, Speaker of the House; Your Excellencies, executive governors of the Federal Republic of Nigeria; Royal fathers; Distinguished ladies and gentlemen. …

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International friendly: Serbia defeat Nigeria 2-0

Nigeria’s Super Eagles were beaten 2-0 by Serbia in an international friendly match ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The game was played at Hive Stadium in London on Tuesday night. This year’s World Cup will be hosted by Russia and will run from June 14 to July 15.

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You Were Elected With Looted Fund, PDP Replies APC, FG

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has charged the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Federal Government to end their false sanctimony and immediately return all stolen funds used to finance President Muhammadu Buhari’s election in 2015 to the Federation Account. The PDP said the APC and its Federal Government cannot …

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Confusion In APC, A Reflection Of Chaos in Governance

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the confusion in the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Executive Committee (NEC) is a clear reflection of the chaos and disorderliness that is the hallmark of its government. The party said the executive flip-flops by President Muhammadu Buhari and his interferences in the internal …

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Buhari’s visit: Lagos declares Thursday work-free day

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday declared Thursday, March 29 as work-free day in the State. A statement issued by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan disclosed that this will enable Lagosians come out enmasse to welcome President Muhammadu Buhari who is on a historic two-day visit …

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Lagos CP briefs journalists on Buhari’s visit

Lagos Commissioner of Police, Mr. Edgal Imohimi (3rd left), addressing journalists on President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the State on Thursday, at the Government House, Alausa, Ikeja, on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. With him: General Manager, Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), Mr. Olawale Musa (left); Lagos State Sector Commander …

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DSS Arrest Major Financier, Armourer Of Kidnap Gang In Kogi

The Department of State Services said it had arrested Lawal Mohammed, a suspected major financier and amourer of the dreaded Basalube kidnap gang in Kogi. A statement issued by an operative of the service, Tony Opuiyo, on Tuesday in Abuja, said the suspect was arrested on March 23, at Japama …

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Pinnick visits cancer ailing Super Eagles goalkeeper in London

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, Vice President (NNF) Seyi Akinwunmi and General Secretary (NFF) Mohammed Sanusi visited ailing super Eagles keeper Carl Ikeme in hospital on Monday at The Christie Clinic in Manchester, where he is being treated. The goalkeeper was nine months ago diagnosed with …

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