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*WANTS UN PEACE ENFORCERS TO STOP XENOPHOBIC KILLINGS: The Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbanjo has been told by the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) to summon the South African High Commissioner to Nigeria to protest the incessant killings …

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Xenophobic Attack: Nigerians In South Africa ‘Living In Fear’

The Senior Special Assistant to the President On Dispora, Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa has called on South African authorities to act fast before it results into a reprisal. This is because of the growing tension among Nigerians living in South Africa, …

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Air Peace receives 12th aircraft, opens Lekki office

Nigeria’s domestic carrier, Air Peace, has taken delivery of its 12th aircraft, a 114-capacity Boeing 737-500. Air Peace Chief Operating Officer, Mrs Oluwatoyin Olajide, told newsmen on Wednesday in Lagos that the aircraft landed at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos …

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Buhari cripples higher institutions

President Mohammed Buhari has directed that Tertiary Education Trust Fund’s special intervention funds given to tertiary institutions across the country be excluded in 2017 due to past abuses. The president also ordered that special fund released to institutions in 2013 …

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Rivers rerun: INEC panel indicts security

•Gov Wike vindicated By Emma Njoku A report of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on the December 10, 2016 rerun legislative elections in Rivers State has indicted security operatives who participated in the poll. The report of the administrative …

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