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Breaking: President Buhari meets CAN leadership, Islamic leaders at State House

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The meeting between the president...

Gunmen attack Kebbi community, kill mother, daughter

The police in Kebbi are investigating the murder of a housewife and her three year-old daughter in Dole Kaina village of Dandi local government...

Fake news responsible for violence, conflicts in Kaduna- Group

Non Governmental Organization (NGO) Generations for Peace (GFP) says fake news stokes the embers of conflicts and violence in Kaduna State. The group however said...

VAT: Tinubu warns Buhari, says increase will slow down the economy

The National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has advised the Federal Government not to increase the value added...

NAPTIP partners Air Peace to curb human trafficking in Nigeria

Nigerian carrier, Air Peace has pledged to provide employment for some victims of human trafficking who have been successfully rehabilitated by the National Agency...

Abductors demand N5m for the release of journalist’s wife in Nasarawa

Suleiman Abubakar, the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Chairman, Correspondents’ chapel, Nasarawa State has said that the gunmen, who attacked him and abducted his...

NAPTIP boss commends operatives for rescuing victims of human trafficking

The Director-General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Ms Julie Okah-Donli, has commended operative of the agency for...

2019 Budget: Minister allays fears over oil price benchmark

The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma, on Wednesday in Abuja allayed fears over the oil price benchmark for the...

Gunmen attack journalist, abduct wife, three others

Gunmen on Wednesday attacked Suleiman Abubakar, Chairman of Correspondents’ chapel of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) in Nasarawa state and abducted his wife, Yahanasu...

EFCC opens case of former NDDC boss, calls first witness

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Wednesday in a Federal High Court opened its case in the trial of a former Director,...