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Kenyans Urged To Watch World Cup Football Games At Home

Uhuru Kenyatta says perpetrators of terror attacks will be held accountable for their actions As Kenya continues to battle threats from Al-Shabaab, militants who recently attacked the country, the government has urged people to watch world cup football matches in …

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Military kills terror gang leader

A notorious terrorist who has led serial attacks on security personnel, Mallam Husaini has died in an encounter between his group and a military convoy along Jos – Bauchi highway. Husaini who leads a cell of the terrorists billed to …

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Emir Sanusi Turbans New Wazirin Kano

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, on Friday turbaned Malam Sa’ad Shehu Gidado as the new Waziri of Kano. Gidado replaced Sheik Nasir Muhammad Nasir, whose appointment by the late emir, Alhaji Ado Bayero, on June 6, was …

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Chibok: Jonathan Says Terrorism Is Sad Event

President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday described terrorism as a sad event and assured Nigerians that the evil the Boko Haram sect represented would not last forever. Jonathan made the remark while receiving a report from the presidential fact-finding committee on …

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Jonathan receives committee’s report on Chibok girls

President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday urged school operators, especially those in the north east of the country, to provide basic security for their boarding students. Jonathan made the call at the Presidential Villa in Abuja when he received report of …

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Sokoto earmarks N175m for Ramadan feeding

The Sokoto State Government said on Friday that it had earmarked N175m for Ramadan feeding programme. The Commissioner of Religious Affairs in the state, Alhaji Tukur Alkali, disclosed this in an interview. He said 84 feeding centres had been created …

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Ghana reintroduces fuel subsidies

Ghana’s government quietly reintroduced fuel subsidies in April, and has spent about $85m since then in extra payments, the head of the Chamber of Bulk Oil Distributors told Reuters on Friday. The subsidies were scrapped early last year in a …

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Arisekola-Alao’s remains laid to rest

•Ajimobi, Tinubu, Otudeko, Bode George, Sunny Ade, others attend burial   His corpse, which arrived Ibadan at exactly 10:59 a.m. was received with tears by sympathisers who have stormed Arisekola-Alo’s residence as early as 7:00 a.m. Efforts made by security officials …

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