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End SARS: Police respected Nigerians, social media escalated protest – IG Adamu

Inspector-General of Police, Muhammad Adamu, has declared that social media was the biggest weapon used to escalate End SARS protests He spoke on Thursday in Owerri when he visited Governor Hope Uzodinma on Thursday. Adamu inspected damages done to both public and private and public properties by hoodlums. The IG hailed police officers for acting …

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There’s peace in Northeast, NNPC will resume oil search in Lake Chad – FG

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, says the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is set to resume oil exploration in the Lake Chad Basin. He spoke to newsmen after a meeting on Chad Basin with the Chief of Army Staff and commanders of Nigerian Army on Thursday in Maiduguri. The oil search was …

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Ex-Senator Jang set for medicals in UAE amid Senate warning to Buhari

Former Plateau State Governor, Jonah David Jang, will soon leave the country for medical reasons. His lawyer, Mike Ozekhome (SAN) made the disclosure on Thursday. Ozekhome prayed Justice C. L. Dabup of Plateau State High Court, Jos, to allow Jang travel to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for treatment. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission …

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Gbajabiamila reshuffles aides, appoints new Deputy Chief of Staff, others

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has appointed his former Special Adviser on Political Matters, Mr. Olanrewaju Smart as his Deputy Chief of Staff. This comes as the Speaker carried out a minor reshufflement of his team and made a few new appointments for effective delivery of his Legislative Agenda for the …

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ASUU strike: ‘We’re ready to go with hunger, starvation’ – Nigerian lecturers tell Buhari

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of being insensitive to the plights of the Nigeria education sector, insisting that the president’s posture is seemingly regrettable. The union, which also accused the government of deploying hunger and starvation tactics to cripple ASUU members who are holding onto the strike action, …

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Buhari, others must not travel abroad for medical treatment – Senate tells State House officials

The Senate has called on the State House officials to equip its clinic in order to prevent President Muhammadu Buhari from travelling abroad to seek medical attention. Senate Committee on Federal Character and Intergovernmental Affairs made the call on Thursday. The Chairman of the Committee, Senator Danjuma Lar made this remark when the Permanent Secretary …

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