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NIGERIA: ‘Nobody can ban MASSOB,’ Uwazuruike

Speaking on the purported ban of the Movement for Actualisation Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), its leader, Chief Ralph Uwazuruike  said nobody can ban the group. Speaking through Mazi Chris Mocha, MASSOB’s Deputy National Director, Uwauruike  said “MASSOB is using non-violence approach and nobody, not even the Inspector General Police, Mr. Arase, can ban MASSOB […]

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NIGERIA: Ex-general to supervise IDPs rehabilitation initiatives

Retired General, Theophilus Danjuma has been appointed to supervise every presidential interventions and initiatives aimed to rehabilitate Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the nation. Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo made the revelation at the Northern Reawakening Forum which held on Saturday, September 12, 2015. The forum, according to the Vice President is scheduled to rebuild the […]

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‘Ex-governor spent N9bn on imaginary hospital,’ Rivers probe committee says

The Judicial Commission of Inquiry set up by Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike to probe his predecessor, Rotimi Amaechi has accused the latter of spending N9.530 billion on a non-existent hospital. The allegation was made by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, Sir Somiari Isaac on Thursday, September 10, 2015. Isaac claimed that Amaechi spent […]

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NIGERIA: APC Vice Chairman resigns

Malam Musa Adamu, the Vice Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bauchi State, has resigned. Adamu, who is the zonal vice chairman of APC for Bauchi South Senatorial District, announced his resignation at a news briefing on Friday in Bauchi. He said the resignation was to protect his image, honour and dignity. Adamu […]

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President condemns bomb attack at Malkohi IDP, orders tighter security

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the bomb attack at Malkohi Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in Yola, describing it as a heinous and cowardly act. The president, who spoke through a statement issued on Friday in Abuja by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, directed relevant authorities to take adequate […]