Tag archive for ‘Nigeria’
President Muhammadu Buhari
By admin On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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Buhari Condemns Spate of Killings, Orders Investigation Into Market Killings

President Muhammadu Buhari LAGOS MARCH 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)– Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari condemned a spate of killings in different parts of the country and ordered an investigation into a raid More...

Bujjy
By admin On Monday, March 20th, 2017
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‘Nigeria Has The Highest Rate of Sickle Cell Anemia In The World’

Bujjy LAGOS MARCH 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-“Nigeria has the highest rate of sickle cell in the world,” Bujola Bolarinwa, President of the Sickle Cell Aid Foundation in Abuja, told Al Jazeera last week. “You have More...

Dasuki
By admin On Sunday, March 19th, 2017
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ECOWAS Threatens To Suspend Nigeria Over Dasuki’s Continuous Detention

Dasuki LAGOS MARCH 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Economic Community of West African States has threatened heavy sanctions against Nigeria if it fails to obey the ECOWAS Court order that granted bail to the country’s More...

Boko Haram's insurgency has triggered a major food emergency in northeastern Nigeria (AFP Photo/STEFAN HEUNIS)
By admin On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Boko Haram Raid Nigeria Town, Loot Food Supplies, Set Houses Ablaze

Boko Haram’s insurgency has triggered a major food emergency in northeastern Nigeria (AFP Photo/STEFAN HEUNIS) LAGOS MARCH 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)– Boko Haram Islamists have raided a town in restive northeast More...

WELCOME BACK PMB: The President is back. He has landed safely in Kaduna and received by Acting Governor Barnabas Yusuf Bala and senior KDSG officials. The government and people of Kaduna State are proud to receive our First Citizen back to his home to face the task of rebuilding Nigeria. Alhamdulillah. Jumaat Mubarak to everyone. "
By admin On Friday, March 10th, 2017
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President Buhari Arrives in Kaduna Airport This Morning

WELCOME BACK PMB: The President is back. He has landed safely in Kaduna and received by Acting Governor Barnabas Yusuf Bala and senior KDSG officials. The government and people of Kaduna State are proud to receive More...

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By admin On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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INEC Announces Date For 2019 Presidential, Guber, Other Elections

LAGOS MARCH 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has announced that the 2019 Presidential election will hold on February 16. Also, the governorship, State Assembly and FCT elections More...

Buhari
By admin On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Buhari Expected Back on Friday, Expresses Appreciation to Nigerians

Buhari LAGOS MARCH 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to return to the country tomorrow, Friday March 10, 2017. The President left the country on January 19, 2017 for a vacation, during which More...

President Buhari
By admin On Monday, March 6th, 2017
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Nigeria Govt Advises Citizens Against Traveling to U.S. ‘Until Immigration Policy is Clear’

President Buhari LAGOS MARCH 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian government has advised its citizens to suspend any non-urgent travel to the USA until “there is clarity on the new immigration policy,” according to More...

PAN REPS
By admin On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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PAN Hails Ban of Land Importation Of Vehicles as Reps Adopt Peugeot as Official Car

LAGOS MARCH 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The move by the Federal Government to seal the land borders and prevent the importation of cars is one that would lead to several gains in Nigerian economy, stimulate local assemblage More...

Funke Osae-Brown
By admin On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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Nigerian Female Journalist Narates Her ‘Bitter Ordeal’ at South African High Commission

Funke Osae-Brown By Funke Osae-Brown LAGOS MARCH 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Towards the end of January this year, I got an invitation to be in South Africa on the 1st of March, 2017 to experience the new BMW 5 Series. It More...

KIDNAPPERS 2
By admin On Sunday, February 26th, 2017
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Nigerian Kidnappers Demand $200,000 for Release of Abducted German Scientists

LAGOS FENRUARY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Kidnappers are demanding a ransom of 60 million naira (about $200,000) for a German archaeologist and his associate abducted this week from a northern Nigerian village, a worker More...

A general view of the headquarters of South Africa's MTN Group in Johannesburg
By admin On Friday, February 24th, 2017
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Xenophobia: Protesters Vandalise, Shut Down MTN Head Office in Abuja

A general view of the headquarters of South Africa’s MTN Group in Johannesburg LAGOS FEBRUARY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY) – Nigerian protesters vandalised the head office of South African mobile phone giant MTN More...

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By admin On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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Xenophobia: Nigeria Urges Africa Union To Intervene Over ‘South Africa Killings’

File Photo LAGOS FEBRUARY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY) – Nigeria on Monday urged the African Union to step in to stop what it said were “xenophobic attacks” on its citizens and other Africans in South Africa. The More...

NAIRA NOTES
By admin On Thursday, February 16th, 2017
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Naira In Coma, Crashes To N510 To 1 Dollar

LAGOS FEBRUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The free fall of Naira at the foreign exchange market entered another fresh climax in the afternoon of Wednesday, February 15, 2017. Business Post reports that the local currency More...

PDP Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke
By admin On Thursday, February 9th, 2017
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Onuesoke Backs Junaid Mohammed’s Calls On Presidency to Open Up On Buhari’s Health

PDP Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS FEBRUARY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain and Delta State PDP Governorship aspirant in 2007 general election, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has supported More...

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By admin On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017
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Nigeria Military Save Young Female Suicide Bomber, Kill Another

LAGOS FEBRUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian troops on Tuesday saved the life of a young woman strapped with explosives and killed another suicide bomber, apparently primed by Boko Haram Islamic extremists to attack More...

PROTEST LAGOS
By admin On Monday, February 6th, 2017
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#IStandWithNigeria Protest Ongoing In Lagos Without 2face

LAGOS FEBRUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Despite the withdrawal of 2face Idibia from the proposed protest against the Buhari-led government which has implemented series of economic policies that have not yet given a headway More...

Chief James Ibori
By admin On Sunday, February 5th, 2017
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Ibori Travails Linger On as UK Insists On Confiscation of Assets Despite Release

Chief James Ibori LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The British Government has made it clear, that they intend to continue with the legal process to confiscate James Ibori’s assets, despite his return to Nigeria. Hide More...

Chief James Onanefe Ibori, former governor of Delta State waving to friends, kinsmen and political associates on arrival at hos country home, Oghara, Delta State on Saturday, February 4, 2017
By admin On Sunday, February 5th, 2017
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DSS Reveals Why It Met With James Ibori

Chief James Onanefe Ibori, former governor of Delta State waving to friends, kinsmen and political associates on arrival at hos country home, Oghara, Delta State on Saturday, February 4, 2017 LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH More...

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By admin On Sunday, February 5th, 2017
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#IStandWithNigeria Rally Must Hold On Monday Without Tuface- Group Insists

LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Just as at when Nigerians were giving up about the proposed national protest because of Tuface Idibia withdrawal, Group under the aegis of Coalition in Defence of Nigerian Democracy More...

IBORI ARRIVAL
By admin On Saturday, February 4th, 2017
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JUST IN: Ibori Arrives in Nigeria, Head to His Hometown, Oghara

Former governor of Delta state, James Onanefe Ibori has returned to Nigeria. He arrived early today in Abuja and is expected to arrive his hometown Oghara later. Several sources said Ibori, fondly called by his More...

Buhari and Obasanjo
By admin On Friday, February 3rd, 2017
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Obasanjo: Those Wishing Buhari Dead Are Callous, Wicked and Treacherous

Buhari and Obasanjo LAGOS FEBRUARY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has reacted to the rumour that President Muhammadu Buhari had died describing those peddling the rumour as wicked. Since More...

Former President Goodluck Jonathan
By admin On Friday, February 3rd, 2017
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Goodluck Jonathan: True, Fiscal Federalism Is The Only Option To Niger-Delta Crisis

Former President Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS FEBRUARY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Former President Goodluck Jonathan says the only option that will solve the agitation in the Niger Delta is true and fiscal federalism as practiced More...

Chief James Ibori
By admin On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Ibori Indicates Interest of Political Comeback in Nigerian Politics

Chief James Ibori LAGOS FEBRUARY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Chief James Ibori, former Delta State governor, who on Tuesday won another victory at a London court, has signaled a possible political comeback in the country. “What More...

Chief James Ibori homeward bound
By admin On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Ibori Finally Regains ‘Total Freedom’ as London Court Orders his Return To Nigeria

Chief James Ibori homeward bound LAGOS JANUARY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)– A London court has cleared the path for a former Delta State Governor, Chief James Ibori to return to Nigeria having served out his jail term More...

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