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Dr Fauci opens up on threats he faced working for Trump
Dr. Anthony Fauci,  Chief Medical adviser and the United States’ top infectious disease expert for Joe Biden’s  has opened up on how hard it was working for Trump. He also revealed that he faced so many death threats and last year he opened a letter that was filled with a “puff of powder.” While the […] The post Dr Fauci opens up on threats he faced working for Trump appeared first on Within Nigeria.
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Apostle Suleman under probe for allegedly sleeping with pastor’s wife
Police have begun probing allegations of extra-marital affair involving President of Omega Fire Ministries International Apostle Johnson Suleman. A former subordinate to Suleman Pastor Mike Davids accused Suleman of sleeping with his wife, threatening his life and denying him access to his three children. Davids’ wife is Pastor Faith Edeko who heads the Utako, Abuja […] The post Apostle Suleman under probe for allegedly sleeping with pastor’s wife appeared first on Within Nigeria.
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Illegal weapons taskforce seeks government support in combating crime
Acting Director-General, National Taskforce for Combating Illegal Importation of Weapons, Musa Mohammed, has solicited the government’s support in stopping the importation and sale of illegal weapons. The post Illegal weapons taskforce seeks government support in combating crime appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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ANALYSIS: What are the constitutional implications of Akeredolu, Makinde comments on herders quit notice?
Last Monday, Mr Akeredolu echoed the opinions of the residents of Ondo State by issuing a seven-day ultimatum on herders to vacate all forest reserves in the state. The post ANALYSIS: What are the constitutional implications of Akeredolu, Makinde comments on herders quit notice? appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
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Buhari approves engagement of 30,000 graduates for extension service, others
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Drug war under my leadership, like moving train, Marwa tells NDLEA Commanders
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Court lifts house arrest of Bobi Wine
The Ugandan High Court has lifted the house arrest of Bobi Wine after security forces surrounded the presidential candidate’s home for ten days, his lawyer said Monday. “The Court held that the freedom to personal liberty is too crucial that it should not be restricted casually or indefinitely,” George Musisi told CNN over the phone. […]
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PGF DG To FG, APC: Implement el’Rufai C’mtee Recommendations On True Federalism
By ANDREW ESSIEN ABUJA As a way to curb the recurrent crisis occasioned by constant farmer/herdsmen clashes around the country, the federal and state governments including the governing All Progressive Congress (APC) has been charged to implement the recommendations on true federalism as espoused by the el’Rufai committee Director General of Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) […]
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Court Orders Kaduna Prison To Release El-Zakzaky’s Wife For COVID-19 Treatment
A Kaduna State High Court, on Monday, ordered the Nigerian Correctional Service to evacuate the wife of the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Zeenat, to an isolation centre, for COVID-19 treatment. Delivering a ruling, Justice Gideon Kurada, specifically ordered that she should be moved to a government-approved isolation and treatment centre. Confirming the […]
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Ebonyi HRCRC records 207 cases in 2020, says Ag. Director
The Human Rights and Conflict Resolution Centre, a Non-Governmental Organisation, said it received 207 cases in Ebonyi in 2020. The post Ebonyi HRCRC records 207 cases in 2020, says Ag. Director appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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JUST IN: No Eviction Order To Herdsmen In South West, Says NGF
The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has said that there was no eviction order to herdsmen in Ondo State or any part of the South West region. It said the speech of Ondo Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, was misconstrued in the media and was only directed at government reserve including registration. Chairman of NGF and Governor of […]
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NAFDAC Confiscates 250 Bottles Of Hand Sanitiser In Yobe
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) in Yobe, has confiscated over 250 bottles of unregistered hand sanitiser from various shops across the state. Mr Lawan Dadingelma, NAFDAC Co-ordinator in the state, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Damaturu on Monday that the items were confiscated in 2020 . […]
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FEMA Decries Increasing Fire Outbreaks In Abuja
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QUIT NOTICE TO HERDERS: Should be replicated in all Southern and North-Central states — Adamolekun
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Security guard jailed for one month for aiding escape of two suspects
A Magistrates’ Court in Kubwa, FCT, on Monday, sentenced a security guard, Aminu Saharadeen, to one-month correctional centre for aiding and abetting the escape of two suspected thieves. The post Security guard jailed for one month for aiding escape of two suspects appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Ban looters, corrupt Nigerians – Timi Frank begs Biden
Timi Frank, Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has called on the United States President, Joe Biden to take a stronger position against corrupt Nigerians and politicians. Frank, in a statement on Monday, urged Biden to help Nigeria fight its security challenges. Frank while congratulating Biden and his Vice President, […] Ban looters, corrupt Nigerians – Timi Frank begs Biden
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Appointment Of Public Trustees: NCSU Seeks Reversal Of Industrial Court Ruling
By Michael Oche, Abuja The Nigeria Civil Service Union (NCSU) has called on the president of the National Industrial Court, Justice B. B. Kanyip to review the appointment of a public trustee to oversee the affairs for the union. The union appealed is hinged on a judgement of the court in a suit No. NICN/ABJ/31/2016 […]
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2023 presidency: Gov Wike distances self from campaign posters
Governor Nyesom Wike has blamed mischief makers for viral 2023 presidential campaign posters spotted in some parts of Abuja. Wike disassociated himself from the campaign posters in a statement issued by the Rivers State Commissioner for Information and Communications, Paulinus Nsirim. DAILY POST reports that campaign posters of Wike with the inscription, ”Rescue Nigeria 2023 […] 2023 presidency: Gov Wike distances self from campaign posters
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El Rufai committed to Health for all — Deputy Gov
As Kaduna commences Basic Health Care Provision Fund Program By Ibrahim HassanWuyo Governor Nasir El-Rufa’i is committed to achieving universal health coverage for citizens of Kaduna State as part of his drive for human capital development. The Deputy Governor, Dr Hadiza Balarabe disclosed this at the flagging off of the identification and enrolment exercise forRead More The post El Rufai committed to Health for all — Deputy Gov appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Kwara APC caretaker exco reject alleged replacement of Bolarinwa
By Adekunle Jimoh, Ilorin Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker Executive in Kwara state Monday rejected the purported replacement of Hon Bashir Bolarinwa as their chairman with his deputy Abdullahi Samari by the party’s NEC. The APC members also alleged that the said letter of appointment being paraded by Alhaji Samari on the […]
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Abiru: no hand in LASU VC selection
By Emmanuel Oladesu All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain Senator Tokunbo Abiru (Lagos East) has said that he was not involved in the cancellation of the selection of a new vice chancellor for the Lagos State University (LASU) by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. In a 10-minute video published by a blogger, it was alleged that Abiru prevailed […]
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1,500 Bauchi Students To Benefit From Scholarship Grant
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Stakeholders to block 26 states from proposed pension funded infrastructure fund
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Chelsea sacked Lampard for demanding £80m for new player, Rica
Chelsea’s board clashed with Frank Lampard over his insistence on signing former academy product Delcan Rice from West Ham United, according to The Athletic. Lampard was fired on Monday, after the club’s recent slump in form, which has left the Blues ninth in the Premier League table. Chelsea was under a transfer ban when Lampard […] Chelsea sacked Lampard for demanding £80m for new player, Rica
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Herdsmen quit notice: Buhari’ll turn Sunday Igboho into Southwest version of Nnamdi Kanu – Omokri
Reno Omokri, a former presidential aide, has cautioned President Muhammadu Buhari against arresting Yoruba activist, Sunday Igboho. Omokri warned that Buhari would turn Igboho into a Southwest version of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB if arrested. Recall that Igboho had issued a quit notice to Fulani Herdsmen in the Southwest. […] Herdsmen quit notice: Buhari’ll turn Sunday Igboho into Southwest version of Nnamdi Kanu – Omokri
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Trump: A shift has begun in America- Professor Joseph
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Midnight Fire Razes Lagos Market, Destroys Properties
BEVERLY HILLS, January 25, (THEWILL) – Lagos police command on Monday, confirmed a fire incident at Agboju Market in Festac. According to the police, the fire started at about 0230 hrs. A statement by CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi said, “The command contacted the Lagos State Fire Service Operatives who responded swiftly. The fire was brought under […] The post Midnight Fire Razes Lagos Market, Destroys Properties appeared first on THEWILL NEWS MEDIA.
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Rivers State denies knowledge of Wike's campaign posters in Abuja
The Rivers State Government has denied knowledge of posters bearing the name and picture of Governor Nyesom Wike, which flooded some major streets in Abuja on Monday. Rivers State commissioner for information and communication, Paulinus Nsirim, said, the posters which requested support for Wike to become president was the handiwork of mischief makers who are […] The post Rivers State denies knowledge of Wike's campaign posters in Abuja appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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China's Xi warns Davos World Economic Forum against 'new Cold War'
Chinese President Xi Jinping warned global leaders at an all-virtual Davos forum Monday against starting a "new Cold War", and urged global unity in the face of the coronavirus pandemic. The post China's Xi warns Davos World Economic Forum against 'new Cold War' appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News.
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Mop-up Illicit Drugs, Marwa Charges NDLEA Commanders 
By Ejike Ejike, Abuja  Chairman/CEO of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Gen. Mohammed Buba Marwa, (retd) has tasked commanders of the agency in all the states of the federation and special commands to mop up illicit drugs across the country. Marwa, who gave the order while meeting with commanders of the NDLEA in […]
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FG Commiserates With Sokoto Govt, Traders Over Market Fire 
Federal Government on Monday commiserated with Sokoto State Government and traders over fire incident that recently destroyed about 9,600 shops at Shehu Shagari Modern Market popularly called New Market in Sokoto. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the incident occurred on Jan. 19, with interim report indicating that it was caused by power […]
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Dangote Allegedly Sues American For Releasing ‘Embarrassing’ Pictures Online
BEVERLY HILLS, January 25, (THEWILL) – Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, has reportedly sued American born Autumn Spikes weeks after she shared a video of both of them in an apartment with Dangote wrapped up in an orange blanket. The video which exposed some parts of Dangote’s body, sent social media agog but soon after, […] The post Dangote Allegedly Sues American For Releasing ‘Embarrassing’ Pictures Online appeared first on THEWILL NEWS MEDIA.
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Apostle Suleman slept with my wife, threatening my life – Pastor Davids alleges
Apostle Johnson Suleman of Omega Ministries has been accused of sleeping with the wife of another Pastor, Mike Davids. Mike Davids, a former pastor of the church, claimed that Suleman slept with his wife Faith Edko, who leads the Abuja branch of the church in Utako. Pastor Davids also alleged that Apostle Suleman threatened his […] Apostle Suleman slept with my wife, threatening my life – Pastor Davids alleges
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FIFA launches first-ever digital platform dedicated to professional football
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Arrest Sunday Igboho, Miyetti Allah appeals to Makinde
Chairman of the Oyo chapter of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders of Nigeria, Alhaji Ibrahim Jiji, has appealed to Governor Seyi Makinde to ensure the arrest of Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo popularly known as Sunday Igboho. Igboho had ordered herdsmen to vacate Igangan in Ibarapa North Local Government over incessant kidnap and rape of women. […]
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South-West elders intensify calls on sack of service chiefs
By Doosuur Iwambe *Decries infiltration of communities by terrorists Elders from the South West region under the aegis of Coalition of Oduduwa Elders (COE), have expressed their frustration over the worsening insecurity situation in the country, saying Nigeria may soon cease to exist unless proactive steps are taken by President Muhammadu Buhari to salvage the […] The post South-West elders intensify calls on sack of service chiefs appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers
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