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BREAKING: Boko Haram Gives Reason For Release Of Dapchi Girls, Denies Ceasefire Talks With FG

A Boko Haram faction, Islamic State West Africa Provence (ISWAP), has given the reason it released the girls kidnapped from the Government Girls’ Technical College, Dapchi in Yobe State. The group, in an audio recording exclusively obtained by SaharaReporters, said the girls were freed because of its allegiance to the leadership of the Islamic State […]

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Looters’ List: Afenifere, Junaid, Others Slam FG …For Releasing Just Six Names Of ‘Looters’

The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere; a Second Republic lawmaker, Dr. Junaid Mohammed; and the Committee for the Defence of Human Rights, among others, came down heavily on the Federal Government over the release of a looters’ list containing just six names. They described the list as laughable while accusing the government and the All Progressives […]

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Benconews Exclusive: Lagos Landlords Increase Rent As Ambode Increases Land Use Charge by 200%

Rents in Lagos have increased following the signing into law the newly passed land use charge law. Benconews.com can authoritatively reveal that some landlords in Lagos have given their tenants increment notice. Speaking on a radio programme on Lagos Talks with Jimi Disu yesterday, a caller who simply identified his name as Tony said few […]