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Boko Haram Attack Rann, Borno State. Many feared dead.

An attack by Boko Haram terrorists in Rann, Borno State leave an unconfirmed number of persons dead, The attacked Rann in Kala Balge Local Government Area of Borno State on Thursday night, shooting indiscriminately and torching buildings, including a UNICEF clinic. The attack occurred at about 8:15 pm on Thursday. According to a

2019 Polls: You can’t ban Igbo from travelling -: says HURIWA *Condemns political bribery of trader moni by government:

A pro-democracy and Non-governmental organization – HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has condemned the reported ban from travelling for the 2019 election by Igbo speaking Nigerians resident in the 19 Northern states as disclosed by a socio-cultural club – Igbo development association in Kaduna. HURIWA accused the socio-cultural club

Electoral bill: Again, Buhari declines assent

President Muhammadu Buhari has again withheld his assent to the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2018, his Senior Special Assistant on National Assembly Matters ( Senate), Senator Ita Enang, has just disclosed. Enang, spoke with State House correspondents but refused to state Buhari’s reasons, only admitting that the bill was returned to

Breaking: FEC approves 2019 budget proposal

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved next year’s budget proposal. The approval was granted during today’s special FEC session presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari. The meeting which started by 10:30am lasted till around 1:30pm at the Presidential Villa. Udoma Udoma who is The Minister of Budget and Planning, announced the

More stranded Nigerians arrived from Libya

Speaking to news men on Friday in Lagos, The Acting Zonal Coordinator, NEMA, South West Zone, Mr Segun Afolayan, has received another batch of 193 stranded Nigerians from Libya. He said the Nigerians arrived at the Cargo Wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos at 8.32pm on Thursday aboard a chartered

The Military needs N9bn for shoes yearly

The Director-General of the Defence Research and Development Bureau, AVM Jumo Osahor, says the military needs about N9 billion annually for personnel’s boots. According to the paper AVM Jumo Osahor delivered yesterday at the 3rd Annual National Conference of the Society of Leather Technologists and Chemists of Nigeria (SLTCN) held at

Shell head office must return to Warri-: Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has assured stakeholders in the oil and gas sector that the National Assembly will ensure that deploy all available legislative tools to ensure that there is transparency, fairness, investment security and due process in all Joint Venture Agreements and other business