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NAN reporter to receive NUJ Press Freedom Award

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has nominated a NAN reporter, Mr Emmanuel Antswen, as one of the winners of Press Freedom Award for Journalists to commemorate thethe 2018 World Press Freedom Day. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports …

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Robbers invade Offa, kill residents, police officers

At least four police officers were reportedly gunned down during a robbery operation in Offa, Kwara State, on Thursday. PREMIUM TIMES gathered that about six other residents and bank customers in the town were also killed in the operation which lasted …

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STOP THIS BLACKMAIL- OKOCHIRI KINGDOM WARNS:

The attention of the Okochiri Kingdom has been drawn to a video clip post on Facebook and YouTube by a faceless mischevious group claiming that the intervention of HRM King Ateke Michael Tom, JP, Sekuro l, Niger Delta, Amayanabo of …

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Suspected Herdsmen Kill Four In Taraba Community Attack

Suspected herdsmen on Wednesday killed four members of a family in Mbiya  village, Takum Local Government Area of Taraba State. The gunmen, according to a statement by the state government, stormed the village in the early hours of Wednesday. The  head of the …

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GOV WIKE CHAIRS TASK FORCE ON ILLEGAL ROAD TRADING

The Rivers State Executive Council has set up a Special Task Force chaired by the State Governor Nyesom Wike  to clear illegal traders from major roads and streets  in Port Harcourt and its environs. In a press statement issued today …

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Buhari Approves $1bn To Purchase Military Equipment

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the purchase of military hardware worth $1billion for the use of the Nigerian Armed Forces. The President gave the approval during a meeting with the Minister of Defence, Brigadier General Mansur Dan-Ali (rtd), and the …

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