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NAF prepares men against secessionist groups

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has urged its personnel and soldiers to be combat ready and get fit for deployment to quell insurgency and emerging security threats in the country. The Commander, NAF Enugu, Air Commodore Paul Masiyer, gave the …

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Akinreti Qasim emerges new Lagos NUJ Chairman

The elections to usher in new executives into the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ)Lagos State Council ended on Friday with Qasim Akinreti emerging the new chairman of the NUJ in Lagos. Dr Akinreti of Voice of Nigeria (VON) garnered 288 …

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EFCC confirms arrest of Ekiti Finance Commissioner, Accountant General

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has confirmed the arrest of two key officials of the Ekiti State Government for alleged misuse of bailout funds.

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2019: I can defeat Buhari-Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, says his presidential ambition for 2019, though against his political party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s zoning policy, was in line with democratic tenets. He said that the party’s democratic disposition on issues of aspirations …

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Cameroon denies forcibly returning Nigerian refugees

Cameroon has denied allegations by an international human rights watchdog that it forcibly returned about 100,000 Nigerian refugees in breach of international law, AFP news agency reports.

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Three killed in Boko Haram raid in Borno, NE Nigeria

Islamist militants Boko Haram have killed three people and set fire to many homes in a raid that targeted rural communities in northeast Nigeria, a local official told AFP news agency.

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The extraordinary life of Hugh Hefner

He was eulogized by his only son as a media and cultural pioneer as his death at the age of 91 was announced late on Wednesday.

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Nigeria needs $142bn to meet Climate change target – FG

The Nigeria’s Nationally Determined Contributions’ (NDC) ambition under Climate Change Accord will cost estimated 142 billion dollars, to meet the 2030 target. Minister of State for Environment Ibrahim Jibril disclosed this at the UN while presenting Nigeria’s progress report on …

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UEFA Champions League: Ronaldo grabs brace as Real Madrid beat Borussia Dortmund

Cristiano Ronaldo marked his 150th European game with two goals as Real Madrid sealed a 3-1 victory at Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday to lead their UEFA Champions League Group H. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Ronaldo scored …

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British Airways sacks air hostess over racist comment on Nigerians

British Airways (BA) has sacked  a cabin crew who allegedly made derogatory comments against Nigerians on board a flight to Abuja in Nigeria.

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