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Simon Lalong emerges chairman of Northern governors forum

Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong has emerged chairman of the Northern Governors Forum for another four years. He was elected by his colleagues during the meeting of the Northern Governors Forum which held in Kaduna on Friday.   At the meeting which is the forum’s first of the year, the …

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Embattled CJN, Walter Onnoghen loses again at the Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has struck out an application by the Cross River State Government challenging the suspension of Justice Walter Onnoghen as the Chief Justice of Nigeria.   The court on Friday said it lacked jurisdiction to entertain the matter and consequently dismissed the application. Justice Onnoghen was suspended in January, by …

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Photo: Ogun police arrest man for allegedly killing his father

The Ogun state police command have arrested Babatunde Olagesin pictured above for allegedly killing his father, Taiwo Olagesin, with a cutlass following a disgreement at their residence in the Ijoko area of Ogun state on Monday May 6th. According to reports, trouble started when Babatunde told his father that he …

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Juventus confirm Massimiliano Allegri will leave at end of the season after five years in charge of the club

Italian giants, Juventus have announced that coach Massimiliano Allegri will leave at end of the season after five years in charge. The 51-year-old Italian coach has won five Serie A titles and the Coppa Italia four times during his five years in charge of the Turin-based side, as well as finishing runners-up in the …

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FG to shut down Enugu airport for ‘security reasons’

The Federal Government of Nigeria has announced plans to shut down the Akanu Ibiam International Airport due to security reasons.   Speaking in Lagos at a stakeholders forum on Friday, Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika explained that the airport will be degraded for international operations, because the runway …

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EFCC drags Gbenga Daniel over alleged N200m fraud

Justice Olarenwaju Mabekoje of the Ogun State High Court sitting in Abeokuta, Ogun State, on Friday, May 17, 2019, dismissed the no- case submission filed by a former governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, who is being prosecuted for an alleged N200m (Two Hundred Million Naira) fraud. Gbenga Daniel …

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Business woman lands in EFCC net for Issuance of dud cheque in Benue State

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Makurdi Zonal Office, on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, arraigned one Anna Ogbole and her company, Henot Global Business Limited on a two-count charge before Justice S. O. Itodo of the Benue State High Court, sitting in Makurdi for alleged issuance of dud cheque. …

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Court adjourns Doyin Okupe’s trial to June 26

Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court, Abuja on Tuesday, May 14, adjourned the trial of a former Senior Special Assistant to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Doyin Okupe, to June 26, 2019, after cross examination of the fifth witness, Mr. Remigus Ugor, a Compliance Officer with Zenith Bank PLC. …

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Antoine Griezmann confirms he is leaving Atletico Madrid with Barcelona move imminent

France World Cup winner, Antoine Griezmann has announced his departure from Atletico Madrid with an anticipated move to Barcelona expected to happen soon. Reports in Spain suggested Barcelona had triggered the Frenchman’s £108million release clause after he informed the club about his desire to join the Catalans. Last summer, Griezmann snubbed a move to Barcelona and …

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Customer sues tailor for damaging his clothes in Lagos

A Lagos state resident, Ugo Friday, has dragged a 41-year-old tailor, Monday Udor, before an Ajegunle Magistrates’ Court for allegedly damaging his clothes worth N10,000. At the hearing of the case yesterday Tuesday May 14th, the  prosecutor, Inspector Olugbenga Salami, told the court that the plaintiff had taken his clothes to Udor’s …

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Two illegal gold dealers forfeit N39m, property to FG

EFCC, on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, secured the conviction of two allegedly illegal gold dealers, Bukar Mandara Zarami, Managing Director, Bukar Mandara Zarami Limited, and Kar Nap Fenan Wuyep before Justice Muslim S. Hassan of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos. The convicts alongside a company, Bukar Mandara …

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We are not planning to overthrow Buhari – Nigerian Military

The defence headquarters on Tuesday dissociated the armed forces of Nigeria from the circulation of document, calling for the overthrow of the democratically elected government led by President Muhammadu Buhari. In a statement issued by Muhammed Wabi, deputy director of defence information, the DHQ accused a group, “Nigerian Continuity and …

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‘I’m leaving all social media platforms permanently’ – Burna Boy announces

Nigerian Singer, Burna Boy has announced that he will be leaving all social media platforms permanently. According to Burna, his social media handles will be controlled by his mangement who will only share promotional posts. See his post below.

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‘Afrobeat is about to switch home base’ – Seun Kuti hails Ondo State Governor for considering growing Marijuana

Seun Kuti, like many other Nigerians has reacted to Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu’s move as he considers growing Marijuana for commercial purpose in the state. The state governor who is currently in Thailand to understudy the process, got alot of Nigerians excited when he announed his plans for marijuana on …

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Ex-young Money rapper, Flow sentenced to life in prison for double murder of two brothers

New Orleans rapper, Flow, an artist formerly signed to Lil Wayne’s Young Money record label, has been sentenced to life in prison for the 2015 double murder of brothers Kendred and Kendrick Bishop. According to NOLA.com, Criminal District Judge Tracey Flemings-Davillier sentenced the rapper to life in prison on Tuesday without the benefit of parole on each of …

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