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2019: Why I was removed as Northern Senators’ Forum chairman – Pro-Buhari Senator – Best Nigeria News

A senator, Abdullahi Adamu, who was removed as chairman Northern Senators’ Forum has denied allegation he mismanaged funds belonging to the group. Mr. Adamu’s removal was announced in a letter read by the presiding officer, Ike Ekweremadu, shortly before the end of the plenary on Wednesday. The letter signed by the forum’s Public Relations Officer,

$2.1bn arms scam: EFCC grills ex-army chief, Ihejirika – Latest news Nigeria

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja A former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Azubuike Ihejirika (retd.), was on Wednesday interrogated for about seven hours by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for his alleged role in the $2.1bn arms scam. According to the EFCC, Ihejirika was invited to explain the procurement of arms and ammunition during the

Breaking: 48 of 94 Yobe students return – all Nigeria news

Forty-eight students of the 94 who were reported missing after an alleged Boko Haram attack in Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi have returned. Vanguard reports that this was confirmed by the Yobe state government on Wednesday, February 21. READ ALSO: Yusuf Buhari is not dead – Presidency insists Mohammed Lamin who is the state commissioner

Falana Files Lawsuits Against Detention Of 4 Naturalized Nigerians, Deportation Of 47 Cameroonian Activists

Human rights advocate and lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has filed a suit at the Federal High Court to challenge the arrest and detention of four naturalized citizens of Nigeria initially thought to have been deported along with 47 Cameroonian separatists and asylum seekers.                      

How we spent N65 million on website – Nigerian govt – Best Nigeria News

The Office of the Secretary of the Government of the Federation, OSGF, has explained how N65 million was spent on a website. PREMIUM TIMES on Tuesday published a report on how N65 million was appropriated and claimed to have been spent by the office in 2017. A review of the 2017 budget performance of the OSGF

Boko Haram attack: 48 schoolgirls found, 46 still missing, says Yobe govt – Latest news Nigeria

Olusola Fabiyi, Olalekan Adetayo, Samson Folarin, Okechukwu Nnodim, Kayode Idowu and Justin Tyopuusu Forty-eight of the missing 94 pupils of the Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State, have come out of hiding. The Yobe State Commissioner for Education, Mohammed Lamin, who stated this in Damaturu, added that the state government had organised search parties

Yobe attack: State govt says over 50 schoolgirls ‘unaccounted for’; police say 30 – Best Nigeria News

Three days after a suspected Boko Haram assault on a high school in Yobe State, the police and the state government have provided different figures of the number of missing girls. While the police commissioner in Yobe told PREMIUM TIMES Wednesday evening that 30 female students were yet to be accounted for, the state government

Stop engaging in wild propaganda APC blasts PDP – all Nigeria news

– The APC said it welcomes criticim from opposition – It however condemned what it described as falsehood from the PDP – It expressed confidence in the performance of INEC Malam Bolaji Abdullahi who is the national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) says the party will welcome all criticisms from the oppositions

Soldiers frogmarch pupil to death for lateness …as Zamfara teacher flogs another to death – Latest news Nigeria

Samson Folarin The family of Queendaline Ekezie, a 15-year-old pupil of Army Day Secondary School, Obinze, Owerri, Imo State, are inconsolable after two soldiers in the school allegedly snuffed life out of her during a rigorous punishment. The soldiers were reported to have asked her to frogmarch after she arrived at school late on Thursday.

Nigerian govt saves N4.5 trillion from court claims – AGF – Best Nigeria News

The Federal Government of Nigeria says N4.5 trillion was saved through effective defence of cases instituted against the government in various courts. The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, stated this on Wednesday at the end of the meeting of the Federal Executive Council which held at the Presidential Villa,

LASG urges demolished buildings’ owners to seek compensation – Latest news Nigeria

Sesan Olufowobi The Lagos State Government has appealed to owners of structures demolished for the reconstruction of road projects in the state to submit the relevant documents for the processing of compensation. The government added that early submission would enable it to fulfil its obligations to the affected owners. The Commissioner for Physical Planning and

LASG urges demolished buildings’ owners to seek compensation – Latest news Nigeria

Sesan Olufowobi The Lagos State Government has appealed to owners of structures demolished for the reconstruction of road projects in the state to submit the relevant documents for the processing of compensation. The government added that early submission would enable it to fulfil its obligations to the affected owners. The Commissioner for Physical Planning and

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