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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Kano doesn’t need ‘Shege Ka Fasa’- Ganduje – The Nation Newspaper

    The Kano State Government has dissociated itself from the newly floated Northern security network version codenamed ‘Operation Shege Ka Fasa’. Governor Abdulahi Ganduje disclosed this on Friday while addressing State House Correspondents after leading a large number of Kano State eminent...
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    Politics Justice has prevailed in Zamfara, says Atiku – The Nation Newspaper

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar has commended the Supreme Court judgement which nullified the elections of all the candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara in the last general elections. Abubakar in a statement issued by his Media...
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro FG takes delivery of two helicopters, 20 speed boats for maritime security – The Nation Newspaper

    Federal Government said it has taken delivery of two helicopters, 20 speed boats, and other equipment needed to secure Nigerian waters. President Muhammadu Buhari last year approved the sum of $195million to boost maritime security and reduce other criminal activities To achieve this, the...
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    Politics Battle for Senate: Saraki, Sani, Olujimi, others fall – The Nation Nigeria

    Some giants have fallen in the fierce battle for the Senate – going by results announced by the electoral umpire. Dr. Bukola Saraki lost his bid to return to the … Read more via The Nation Newspaper Nigeria – Latest Nigeria news update – Get More Nigeria Political News
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Okorocha to Issa-Onilu: stay away from Imo – The Nation Nigeria

    Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha has told National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Lanre Issa-Onilu, to let the Imo State chapter be. According to the governor, Issa-Onilu and his cohorts have done enough harm by imposing an intruder and member of the Peoples...
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    Politics How Onnoghen’s trouble started – The Nation Nigeria

    Until Saturday, January 11, 2019, not many Nigerians would have heard of the name Anti-Corruption And Research-Based Data Initiative (ARDI). It was on that day that the news broke of the petition filed by the civil rights group against the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN),Justice Walter...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Appeal Court to hear CJN’s appeal Thursday – The Nation Nigeria

    The Court of Appeal in Abuja yesterday fixed Thursday for hearing in the appeal filed by the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, against his planned trial before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). A three-man panel of the Appellate Court, led by Justice Abdu … Read...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Aisha Buhari, Dolapo Osinbajo, governors’ wives for Ibadan APC rally – The Nation Nigeria

    Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, will today play host to the wife of president, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, Vice President’s wife, Mrs Dolapo Osinbajo, and wives of All Progressives Party (APC) governors across the country for the South West Women and Youth Presidential campaign rally. Other women and...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Ex-CDS Badeh to get hero’s burial – The Nation Nigeria

    Former Chief of Defence Staff, late Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, will be buried with full military honours , the Defence Headquarters has said. Although Badeh began his military career as an Air Force officer, all the arms of the Nigerian military – Army, Navy and Air … Read more via The...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Osinbajo to Southwest: Re-elect Buhari to have presidency in 2023 – The Nation Nigeria

    From Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to the Southwest yesterday came a piece of advice: vote President Muhammadu Buhari in the February 2019 election to stand a good chance of producing his successor in 2023. Osinbajo spoke in Oyo during a visit to the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba … Read more via The...
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    Politics $2.6b London-Paris Club cash: Governors face fresh probe – The Nation Nigeria

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is considering the probe of some state governors for allegedly diverting fees meant for payment to consultants who assisted states on the London-Paris Club loan refund. Some states may not be able to access the last tranche of refund of …...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro LEAH SHARIBU: PERSON OF THE YEAR 2018: Gripping heroism – The Nation Nigeria

    LEAH Sharibu is still in captivity. But she is a symbol of freedom, particularly religious freedom. Why she remains caged by Islamic fundamentalists is the reason she is in the spotlight. Leah, 15, was among 110 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram terrorists from the Government … Read more...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Atiku promises ease of doing business in Southeast – The Nation Nigeria

    Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar has assured businessmen and women in the Southeast that his administration would ensure the ease of doing business if he is elected President in 2019. Atiku spoke at the Aba Sports Club in Aba, Abia State, during …...
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    Politics APC crisis: Shettima, El-Rufai in Ekiti – The Nation Nigeria

    Governors Kashim Shettima (Borno), Nasiru El-Rufai (Kaduna) were in Ado-Ekiti yesterday where APC’s national peace and reconciliation committee held an interactive hearing with aggrieved party members from Ondo and Ekiti States. The committee which has Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of … Read...
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    Politics Secondus alleges plots to arrest Atiku, Obi, Saraki, Dogara – The Nation Nigeria

    PEOPLE’S Democratic Party (PDP) National Chairman Prince Uche Secondus has raised the alarm, alleging plots by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to arrest some key leaders of the opposition party on trump up charges. Secondus listed the … Read more via The Nation Nigeria –...
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    Politics Forget the past, work for Buhari, Sanwo-Olu’s victory, Ambode urges Epe Division – The Nation Nigeria

    Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode yesterday urged voters in Epe Division to vote en masse for candidates of All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2019 to ensure continuation of the good works of the party at the … Read more via The Nation Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
  17. Nigeria Business News

    Business Banks refuse to lend N60b SMEs fund, says Emefiele – The Nation Nigeria

    Commercial banks are not lending over N60 billion five per cent contribution from their annual profits to the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele said yesterday. The contribution from the lenders followed CBN’s … Read more via The...
  18. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Annabel Mbonu: I once sold building materials – The Nation Nigeria

    Annabel Mbonu is a Nollywood actress and film producer. In this interview with Yetunde Oladeinde, she talks about her humble beginning, achievements, challenges... via The Nation Nigeria – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 2019: Be combat ready, police tell personnel – The Nation Nigeria

    The Police yesterday urged officers and men to be alive to their responsibilities as campaigns for 2019 elections kicked off. They also urged the personnel to be combat-ready in their duty posts. Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG), Zone 8 Adekunle Oladunjoye said this yesterday in...
  20. Nigeria Business News

    Business Fed Govt decries $984m spent on fish importation – The Nation Nigeria

    The Federal Government has decried a whopping $984million spent on importation of fish annually. It urged farmers, youths and women to take to fish farming and help in boosting domestic production of the product, to grow the economy. Read more via The Nation Nigeria –...