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Court orders arrest, detention of Chief of Army Staff over contempt

A HIGH Court in Minna, Niger State, has issued a warrant of arrest for the Chief Of Army Staff (COAS) Farouk Yahaya over alleged...

Soldier kills colleague, NGO staff, injures co-pilot of UN helicopter

THE Nigerian Army on Thursday, November 17, disclosed that one of its personnel shot and killed his colleague as well as an NGO staff,...

Enenche opens up on Lekki toll gate shooting

A retired Major General and former spokesperson of the Nigerian Army, John Enenche, has broken his silence over some of the incidents that occurred...
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ASUU strike: Heavily armed security agents take over Abuja streets, thwart NANS protest

SOLDIERS and other security agents were spotted all over Abuja on Wednesday ahead of the planned protest by the National Association of Nigerian Students...

Troops kill bandit, recover AK-47 rifle,18 motorcycles in Kaduna

TROOPS of the Nigerian Army led by the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 1 Division Taoreed Lagbaja, have dislodged bandits in Buruku, Udawa, Manini, Birnin...

Army dismisses soldiers for killing Yobe Islamic cleric

THE Nigerian Army has dismissed Lance Corporal John Gabriel for killing a Yobe State-based Islamic cleric, Sheik Goni Aisami. Also found guilty by the Army...
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Family of Yobe Islamic cleric killed by soldier seeks justice

THE FAMILY of Sheik Goni Aisami, a prominent Islamic cleric who was killed by a soldier while travelling from Kano to his hometown Gashua,...

FG justifies purchase of N1.4 billion security vehicles for Niger Republic 

THE NIGERIAN government has justified the purchase of vehicles valued at N1.4 billion for Niger Republic. Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning Zainab Ahmed...

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Reactions trail Reno Omokri’s protest as Tinubu addresses Chatham House

FORMER presidential aide Reno Omokri on Monday led a protest aimed at harassing All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate Bola...

2023: IPOB says no plan to disrupt polls, denies attack on INEC facilities

THE Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said it has no plans to disrupt the 2023 general elections in...

Wike to political parties: No rally in Rivers without permission

RIVERS State governor Nyesom Wike has vowed that political parties will not be allowed to hold rallies in the...

Atiku can’t see Buhari’s achievement because he lives in Dubai – Lai Mohammed

THE Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has said that presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),...

Police confirm abduction of commissioner in Benue

THE Benue State Police Command has confirmed the abduction of the state's Commissioner for Housing and Urban Development, Ekpe...
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No elected federal official, appointee will earn more than civil servants – Peter Obi

LABOUR Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has said...

NDLEA declares Abuja drug baron wanted, arrests grandma, pregnant woman

THE National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has declared...

EFCC to commence auction of forfeited items December 6

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will commence...

2023: Peter Obi promises to increase power generation to 25,000mw by 2025

LABOUR Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has promised...

NCC raises alarm over new phishing attacks, malware threats

THE Nigerian Communications Commission’s Computer Security Incident Response Team...
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