January deadline: Discordant tunes over CBN’s new naira notes

On the very last day of this month, January 31, 2023, old naira notes of N200, N500 and N1,000 shall cease to be legal tenders ...
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2023 election: Stand your ground – Primate Ayodele challenges INEC

The leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele has urged Nigerians to pick a presidential candidate that would put the country together. Primate ...
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So-Safe arrests two for kidnapping herdsman in Ogun

Two men have been arrested by the So-Safe Corps in Ogun State for allegedly kidnapping a herdsman. The corps said it received a distress call ...
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Innoson Enmeshed In Controversy As NAN Returns New Bus

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) has demanded the immediate replacement of a new bus supplied to the agency by Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing Company Limited. ...
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Multiple Casualties Recorded In California Shooting (photos)

A shooting incident in California during Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations has resulted in multiple casualties, the U.S. media reported. Tens of thousands of people ...
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My Children Begged Me Not To Remarry — Patience Ozokwor

Veteran actress Patience Ozokwor aka Mama G has said her children are the reason she didn’t remarry after losing her husband. She explained during her ...
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Apostle Suleman slept with me while bleeding, I lost three pregnancies – Halima Abubakar alleges

Famous actress, Halima Abubakar has again made more claims on alleged relationship with Apostle Johnson Suleman. Recall that the actress in 2022 alleged that she ...
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US intel: NDLEA, EFCC bust Lagos cartel with fake $269,000 (photos)

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has uncovered a cluster of cannabis syndicates operating in the Opuje forests in Edo State. In a statement ...
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Police rescue two abducted school children in Nasarawa

Nasarawa State Police Command has confirmed the rescue of two females among the six pupils that were abducted at LEA Primary School, Alwaza Village, Doma ...
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Palm wine tapper buys Mercedes Benz, builds two house (Photos/Video)

A Nigerian man who taps palm wine for a living has revealed that he is a proud landlord and owner of a Mercedes Benz. The ...
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Customs seize N13 Billion drugs, military hardware at Lagos airport (photos)

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted some military hardware and uniforms at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. The items were seized by customs ...
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Epidemic looms in Abia as heaps of refuse take over Strategic locations

Residents of Abia State have expressed concern as heaps of refuse take over major roads in the State, especially Umuahia, the State capital. They are ...
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Redesigned Naira: CBN accuses banks of hoarding N4.5b new notes

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has accused some commercial banks in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, of refusing to dispense the sum of N4.5 billion ...
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Lagos 2023: Time for PDP has come, vote those who visit where you live- Jandor

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Lagos, Abdul-Azeez Adediran (Jandor) said the 2023 election will usher the party into government. Adediran, other party leaders ...
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Buhari receives new Guards Brigade commander (photos)

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday received the new Brigade of Guards Commander, Brigadier General AM Umar. Umar takes over from Brigadier General Mohammed Usman who ...
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2023 election: Nigeria Police acquire new weapons, armoured tanks (photos)

The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has reiterated its readiness to safeguard internal security before, during and after the 2023 election. The security agency assured that ...
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Osun Amotekun Field Commander, Shittu resigns

Amitolu Shittu, the Field Commander of the Western Security Network Agency, Amotekun Osun, has resigned. The information of his resignation was made known by Yusuf ...
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Photos: Catholic priest burnt by bandits buried amidst tears in Niger

The remains of Reverend Father Isaac Achi of St. Peters and Paul Catholic Church in Kafin-Koro, Paikoro Local Government Area of Niger State, who was ...
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2023: Postpone elections, else it will be inconclusive – Primate Ayodele to INEC

The leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele on Friday urged the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to postpone the general election date ...
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2023: Nigerians will regret for 20 years if Tinubu loses – Adamu Garba

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adamu Garba has urged Nigerian youths to vote for the party’s presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu. Garba said ...
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Residents Count Losses As Another Fire Outbreak Rocks Anambra Community (photos)

Residents of Araba Street in Awka, Anambra State capital, on Thursday, counted losses as fire razed down a 4-room apartment and different items worth millions ...
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Gov. Ortom In The Eye Of Storm As Aggrieved Parents Call For Probe Of 3 Farmers Murdered In Makurdi (Graphic photos,viewers discretion advised)

An aggrieved parents Mr. Alexander Adimanyi and Elder Ogwuche Adimanyi, has petition the Nigeria Police Command, Makurdi, the Benue State Capital to among other prayers ...
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NSCDC nabs man with counterfeit CFA Francs in Jigawa

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has arrested a 37-year-old man, Suleiman Adamu, for allegedly defrauding people with counterfeit foreign currency. The spokesman ...
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8-Month Withheld Salary: ASUU May Head To Court

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) may drag the Federal Government over its members’ eight months’ withheld salaries. ASUU will resort to the court, ...
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Bandits Burn Catholic Priest To Ashes, Shoot Assistant In Niger Community

A Catholic priest, Rev. Fr Isaac Achi has been shot and burnt to death at his residence in Niger State by gunmen suspected to be ...
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Murdered Catholic Priest: Angry youths burn down police station in Kaffin-Koro (photos)

Irate youths of Kaffin-Koro, Paikoro local government area have allegedly burnt down the Police station in protest to the gruesome murder of a Catholic Priest, ...
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Hundreds of commuters stranded in Ado-Ekiti

Hundreds of commuters today were stranded across Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital. Many market women found it difficult to transport their goods to their ...
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Peter Obi takes stand on CBN Governor, Emefiele’s ordeal

The Labour Party Presidential candidate, Peter Obi on Monday said replacing the Central Bank of Nigeria’s Governor Godwin Emefiele will not address the level of ...
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Nigeria can’t continue in path of rising debts – Experts counter Tinubu

Economic experts have said Nigeria cannot continue on the path of indebtedness amid incompetence and inefficiency. The economic analysts were reacting to the All Progressives ...
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DSS clears air on invading CBN, arresting Godwin Emefiele

The Department of State Security Services, DSS, has debunked reports making the rounds that its operatives invaded the office of the Central Bank of Nigeria, ...
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