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Fraudsters behind Boko Haram video – Arewa group

A socio-cultural organisation, Arewa Youths Integrity Forum, on Sunday in Abuja described the latest video of Boko Haram claiming that it had yet to surrendered as the handiwork of some selfish Nigerians who want insurgency to continue. The group described the individuals as “war entrepreneurs”, who defrauded the administration of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan to the […]

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Two Ekiti varsity students jailed for cultism

An Ekiti State High Court on Wednesday sentenced two students of Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti, Akintunde Olumide and Oladapo Olaoluwa, to a three-year jail term for their involvement in secret cult- related activities. Justice Mosun Abodunde convicted the accused persons after finding them guilty of a three-count of stealing, assault and cultism. In her […]

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Fuel scarcity’ll end in nine days –Kachikwu …says he won’t resign, apologises to Nigerians

The Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, appeared before the Senate Committee on Petroleum Resources (Downstream) on Tuesday to give reasons for the acute fuel scarcity across the country and the efforts being made by his ministry to resolve the embarrassing situation. He regretted the situation and apologised to Nigerians, who he said […]

Politics society

Inferno razes Sabon Gari market

Another fire, the fifth in eight months, in the early hours of Saturday burnt the textbooks section of the popular Rimi Market at the Abacha Mosque area of the commercial city of Kano State. According to an eyewitness account, moments after the fire started, it spread from stall to stall and to a branch of […]

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Malawi President Attacks TB Joshua

Malawian President Peter Mutharika yesterday attacked Pastor Temitope Balogun. Joshua of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN), over an alleged prophecy that he would die before April 1, Malawi state television reported yesterday. “I’m told there is a man in Nigeria called Joshua and he is saying that Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe and Peter […]