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‘I was trained to be combative’ – Adams Oshiomhole tell critics

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has told those accusing him of being too combative as the National Chairman of a governing party to keep their cool as he was not about to change his approach because he did not join politics to be changed …

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North-west governors grant amnesty to bandits

Bandits, cattle rustlers have been granted amnesty by governors in the north-west. This was disclosed by Aminu Masari, governor of Katsina state, who read a communiqué issued at the end of a one-day security and reconciliation meeting with security agents, vigilante, volunteer groups, herdsmen and farmers on Thursday in Katsina. …

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Reno Omokri calls out Pastor Adeboye over abduction of five RCCG pastors

Reno Omokri has fired shots at the general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God RCCG, Pastor E.A. Adeboye, who has called on Nigerians to pray for five pastors of his church who were abducted while on their way to the church’s Ministers’ Conference yesterday August 1st. Pastor Adeboye who announced the …

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Ex-member of Kwara State House of Assembly, Muhammed Adebayo docked on six-count charge of land fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has docked a former member of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Muhammed Adebayo on a six-count charge of land fraud. He was charged on Thursday before Justice Sikiru Oyinloye of the Kwara State High Court, Count two of the …

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Nigerian workers are unfairly treated as regards minimum wage – Adams Oshiomhole

Adams Oshiomhole, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress has called on organised labour to challenge political leaders to ensure that state resources meet the needs of workers and other Nigerians.   Oshiomhole made the call in Abuja at a reception in honour of the Director-General, International Labour Organisation, Guy …

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Gunmen abduct 5 RCCG pastors, Pastor Adeboye calls for prayers

Five Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Pastors were abducted along Ijebu-Ode axis on Thursday August 1, while on their way to the church’s Ministers’ Conference.  Pastor Enoch Adeboye, RCCG’s General Overseer made the abduction announcement at the Redeemed Camp along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway on Friday August 2. He noted that this is …

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‘I was a broken man’ – Elton John celebrates 29 years of sobriety

Legendary singer, Elton John has hit a major milestone in his longtime sobriety journey.   The 72-year old singer, celebrated 29 years of sobriety (the condition of not having any measurable levels or effects from alcohol or drugs) by sharing a photo of his Alcoholics Anonymous sobriety coin to mark the occasion.   The coin …

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15 migrants die of hunger after getting stranded in a boat – United Nations

15 Ethiopian migrants have died after the boat trying to smuggle them into Yemen broke down and left them stranded at sea without food or water for a week, the U.N. migration agency said.   Survivors said some died from hunger and thirst and others drowned themselves, the International Organisation for Migration …

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Man confesses to raping pastor’s 9-year-old daughter to death in Rivers State

A suspect, Eedee Tombari, who is on trial for alleged rape and killing of the 9-year-old girl, Eedebari Letticia Gonis Kogbara, in Khana Local Government Area in Rivers State in November 2018, on Tuesday, admitted to the crime in his confessional statement to the Police. The 23-year-old suspect was first …

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Proscription of Shiites movement is ‘immoral and illegal – Femi Falana

Femi Falana condemned the Nigerian government’s plan to proscribe the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) popularly known as Shi’ites, following a court order received on Friday.  According to the human rights activist and lawyer to the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, the proscription which he described as ‘immoral and …

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