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25 people were killed in 10 road crashes in different parts of Niger state during the Eid-el-Kabir celebration – FRSC

The Niger Command of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), says 25 people were killed in 10 road crashes in different parts of the state during the Eid-el-Kabir celebration.   Joel Dagwa, the FRSC Sector Commander in Niger, stated this on Wednesday, August 14th in Minna adding that 123 people were involved in the road crashes, which involved 12 vehicles, …

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Photos of Oshiomole and Obaseki at their peace meeting

The rift between Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki and his predecessor, Adams Oshiomole, ended last night.   The two politicians who have been engaged in a battle of supremacy in the state, buried the hatchet when Obaseki paid Oshiomole a surprise visit in his home in Iyanmoh to celebrate  Sallah.

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Policemen killing: Buhari will take decisive action – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari will soon take a decisive action on last week’s killing of three policemen in Wukari, Taraba State by soldiers allegedly mistaken for kidnappers, the Presidency said last night. The three officers and a civilian killed by soldiers were said to be on legitimate criminal investigation activities to Taraba State, to arrest one Alhaji Hamisu Bala Wadume, allegedly indicted in …

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Gov. Bello loses mother, Buhari commiserates

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has lost his stepmother, Madam Rekiya Momoh Bello. This is even as President President Muhammadu Buhari expresses sadness over the demise. A statement issued by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media and Publicity) on Tuesday said Buhari, expressed sorrow on the death of Madam Rekiya Momoh Bello, the step mother of Yahaya …

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Things will get from bad to worse if Yakubu Gowon fails to appeal to the Igbo nation to forgive Nigeria for the genocide that happened under his watch – FFK

Femi Fani-Kayode has said the various prayer sessions being conducted by former Military Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon will remain a waste if he does not apologise to the Igbos over the genocide against the group during the Civil War.   Fani-Kayode, in his statement said 300 Igbo army officers, including an Igbo Head of State, were murdered on July 29th, …

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