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AllAfrica.com
Former NSA Dasuki Granted BailA Federal High Court in Abuja has granted a former National Security Adviser, S
Former NSA Dasuki Granted Bail
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
A Federal High Court in Abuja has granted a former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, bail. Mr. Dasuki, Nigeria's immediate past NSA, was arraigned Tuesday on a one-count charge of illegal possession of firearms. He pleaded not guilty to the... Read more
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Rufai and the Senator Shehu Sani ChallengeWith just about 90 days into his tenure, the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Ru
Rufai and the Senator Shehu Sani Challenge
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
With just about 90 days into his tenure, the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai is already in stormy waters. The war is from within his party, the ruling All Progressives Congress. The Commander-in-Chief of the war is Shehu Sani, the senator... Read more
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It's Arms, Arms Everywhere On the PlateauJos — The month of August witnessed increased attacks and counter attacks betwe
It's Arms, Arms Everywhere On the Plateau
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Jos — The month of August witnessed increased attacks and counter attacks between Berom and Fulani communities in Barkin Ladi LGA of Plateau State. The spate of attacks reached a peak when Berom youth, according to the Special Task Force, blocked the... Read more
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Okowa - Advancing Socio-Economic Development Through Smart AgendaSince assumption of office in May 29, 2015, Delta State Governor, Senator Ifean
Okowa - Advancing Socio-Economic Development Through Smart Agenda
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Since assumption of office in May 29, 2015, Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has taken giant steps in tackling socio-economic and developmental challenges in the state, in his readiness to deliver the dividend of democracy to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SSS Disrupts Boko Haram Spy Network At Abuja Airport, Arrests SuspectThe State Security Service, SSS, said it has disrupted a spying network mounted
SSS Disrupts Boko Haram Spy Network At Abuja Airport, Arrests Suspect
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The State Security Service, SSS, said it has disrupted a spying network mounted by the Boko Haram terrorists at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. The SSS arrested a suspected Boko Haram terrorist, Sulaiymon Abdulraman, from Kogi... Read more
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Security Services Announce Boko Haram Leaders' ArrestsThe State Security Service, SSS, has stated that it arrested over a dozen Boko
Security Services Announce Boko Haram Leaders' Arrests
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The State Security Service, SSS, has stated that it arrested over a dozen Boko Haram leaders in the past two months including nine in Lagos and one in Enugu State. The SSS, also known as DSS, said this in a statement by its spokesperson, Tony... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lawmakers Allege Plot to Subvert Rivers' Polls TribunalAbuja — Sixteen Rivers State federal lawmakers have called on President Muhamma
Lawmakers Allege Plot to Subvert Rivers' Polls Tribunal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Abuja — Sixteen Rivers State federal lawmakers have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently restrain personnel of the Nigerian Army, Department of State Security (DSS) and the Police from meddling in the ongoing election tribunal in Rivers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SSS Charges Ex-NSA, Sambo Dasuki, to Court for 'Undermining National Security'The State Security Service on Monday announced that it has charged the immediat
SSS Charges Ex-NSA, Sambo Dasuki, to Court for 'Undermining National Security'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The State Security Service on Monday announced that it has charged the immediate past National Security Service, Sambo Dasuki, over alleged "acts capable of undermining national security." A statement Monday by an official of the Service, Tony... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stakeholders Kick As Govt Agencies Return to PortsFour years after the federal government reduced the number of agencies at the p
Stakeholders Kick As Govt Agencies Return to Ports
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Four years after the federal government reduced the number of agencies at the ports from 14 to six, some of those affected have quietly found their way back, accusing the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) of not inviting them for their own statutory... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICC Appeal Court - Kenya Doesn't Get Its Free Pass butKenya may have thought it had put the (dastardly) accusations of non-co-operati
ICC Appeal Court - Kenya Doesn't Get Its Free Pass but
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Kenya may have thought it had put the (dastardly) accusations of non-co-operation and non-compliance behind it. But the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court this week ruled otherwise. The background: While withdrawing the case of... Read more
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Use Fulani Herdsmen, Hunters to Fight Boko Haram, Joda, Ribadu, Others Advise BuhariAs Nigeria grapples with the Boko Haram insurgency ravaging the North-Eastern p
Use Fulani Herdsmen, Hunters to Fight Boko Haram, Joda, Ribadu, Others Advise Buhari
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
As Nigeria grapples with the Boko Haram insurgency ravaging the North-Eastern part of the country, the option of recruiting and paying "attractive amount of money" to Fulani herdsmen to tackle the insurgents has been recommended to the Federal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Controversy Over 'IDP Camp' in Edo StateEdo State government officials recently claimed to have discovered a camp for i
Controversy Over 'IDP Camp' in Edo State
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Edo State government officials recently claimed to have discovered a camp for internally displaced persons (IDPs) in a locality which turned out is managed by a group registered as the International Christian Centre in Uhogua, Edo State. Housing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kwara Poly Disowns Suspected CultistsThe authorities of Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, on Tuesday disowned suspect
Kwara Poly Disowns Suspected Cultists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The authorities of Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, on Tuesday disowned suspected cult members involved in Saturday's bloody clashes in some parts of the metropolis. The Deputy Rector (Administration) of the polytechnic, Mr Ahmed Aminu, who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Answering Your Father's NamePresident Muhammadu BuhariTHE way I hear it, there are curious signs of improve
Answering Your Father's Name
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
President Muhammadu BuhariTHE way I hear it, there are curious signs of improvement in Nigeria. Among them: electricity and petroleum products seem to be more available. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) seems to have a bolder and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Answering Your Father's NameThe Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) seems to have a bolder and
Answering Your Father's Name
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) seems to have a bolder and firmer understanding of economic and financial crime. The police appear to be reinventing policing, slowly turning its focus to crime and criminals, and somewhat away from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Osinbajo Preaches Unity As Sijuwade Is BuriedVice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has charged the people of Yorubaland home and ab
Osinbajo Preaches Unity As Sijuwade Is Buried
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has charged the people of Yorubaland home and abroad to unite, as according to him, there is strength in unity. Osinbajo was part of dignitaries across the globe that converged on Ile-Ife, Osun State for an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We're Ready to Partner With You, Buratai Tells DSSChief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai has reaffirmed the Nigerian Army
We're Ready to Partner With You, Buratai Tells DSS
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai has reaffirmed the Nigerian Army's commitment and determination to carry out its constitutional roles of protecting the territorial integrity of the nation even as he solicited the cooperation and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kogi Disowns Transport Company Workers Reported Dead Over Non-Payment of SalariesThe Kogi state government on Tuesday refuted reports that nine of its workers d
Kogi Disowns Transport Company Workers Reported Dead Over Non-Payment of Salaries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
The Kogi state government on Tuesday refuted reports that nine of its workers died due to the non-payment of salaries in the state. The Special Adviser to the governor on Media and Publicity, Jacob Edi, said in a statement that the reports were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari's Shuttle Diplomacy - Strengthening the Anti-Corruption CrusadeThe right to development is a fundamental right by virtue of which every person
Buhari's Shuttle Diplomacy - Strengthening the Anti-Corruption Crusade
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
The right to development is a fundamental right by virtue of which every person is entitled to participate in, contribute to and enjoy economic, social and cultural development. It is a right which includes the exercise of full sovereignty over... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eregha - We Need More Than Ban On Dollar Deposits to Strengthen NairaDr. Bright Eregha specialises in economic theory and econometrics and is a lect
Eregha - We Need More Than Ban On Dollar Deposits to Strengthen Naira
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Dr. Bright Eregha specialises in economic theory and econometrics and is a lecturer in the Department of Economics at the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka. In this interview with IKECHUKWU ONYEWUCHI, he argues that the Central Bank of Nigeria... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Alleged Forgery - Buhari May Revisit Maritime Academy Rector's ReappointmentAbuja — There are indications that President Muhammadu Buhari may have directed
Alleged Forgery - Buhari May Revisit Maritime Academy Rector's Reappointment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Abuja — There are indications that President Muhammadu Buhari may have directed that the reappointment of Joshua Okpo as Rector of the Maritime Academy of Nigeria, Oron in Akwa Ibom State be properly investigated. LEADERSHIP gathered that this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nine Kogi Workers Die Over Non-Payment of Salaries, Colleagues ClaimNine out of the 142 staff placed on compulsory leave without pay since 2011 by
Nine Kogi Workers Die Over Non-Payment of Salaries, Colleagues Claim
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Nine out of the 142 staff placed on compulsory leave without pay since 2011 by the Kogi State Transport Company have lost their lives under hunger-related circumstances. Two of the deceased's' colleagues, Mr. Ndakwo Mohammed and Mr. Anate Audu, who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nine Kogi Workers Die Due to Non-Payment of SalariesNine of the 142 staff placed on compulsory leave without pay since 2011 by the
Nine Kogi Workers Die Due to Non-Payment of Salaries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Nine of the 142 staff placed on compulsory leave without pay since 2011 by the Kogi State Transport Company have died. Two colleagues of the deceased persons, Ndakwo Mohammed and Anate Audu, made this known in a statement circulated to media houses... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Non-Payment of Salary - Nine Kogi Workers DieNine out of the 142 staff placed on compulsory leave without pay since 2011 by
Non-Payment of Salary - Nine Kogi Workers Die
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Nine out of the 142 staff placed on compulsory leave without pay since 2011 by the Kogi State Transport Company have lost their lives under hunger-related circumstances. Two of the deceased's' colleagues- Mr Ndakwo Mohammed and Mr Anate Audu- who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Blasts Akpabio, Others, Says Corrupt APC, PDP Members Must Face TrialPresident Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to claims by the 49-member Senate Caucus
Buhari Blasts Akpabio, Others, Says Corrupt APC, PDP Members Must Face Trial
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to claims by the 49-member Senate Caucus of ‎the Peoples Democratic Party which on Thursday kicked against the current administration's war against corruption, claiming it was selective and lacked transparency... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PDP Senators Say Buhari's Anti-Corruption Crusade SelectiveThe 49-member Senate Caucus of ‎the Peoples Democratic Party on Thursday kicked
PDP Senators Say Buhari's Anti-Corruption Crusade Selective
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
The 49-member Senate Caucus of ‎the Peoples Democratic Party on Thursday kicked against President Muhammadu Buhari's war against corruption, saying the drive was a selective anti-graft war that "lacks transparency and fairness". Addressing newsmen... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Alleged N122 Million Debt - Dabiri-Erewa to Petition IG for Criminal InvestigationA former member of the House of Representatives, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, on Thursda
Alleged N122 Million Debt - Dabiri-Erewa to Petition IG for Criminal Investigation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
A former member of the House of Representatives, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, on Thursday disclosed that she would petition the Inspector General of Police (IG), Solomon Arase, to investigate how her name entered Diamond Bank's list of debtors. Dabiri made... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Sale of uranium by Ukrainian gang reportedly thwarted by security serviceUkraine’s security service has said it seized a small quantity of what appeared
Sale of uranium by Ukrainian gang reportedly thwarted by security service
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 27 days ago
Ukraine’s security service has said it seized a small quantity of what appeared to be ore-grade uranium from a criminal gang in a peaceful western region. The State Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) said the group had been trying to sell the... Read more
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The Moscow Times
What Russians Think about ISIS (Infographic)Sweden has expelled a Russian diplomat and Moscow has retaliated by throwing ou
What Russians Think about ISIS (Infographic)
The Moscow Times / Posted 28 days ago
Sweden has expelled a Russian diplomat and Moscow has retaliated by throwing out a Swedish diplomat. Russia's Investigative Committee has released a book supposedly documenting the "crimes" of Ukrainian government forces illustrated by a cover photo... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Military Might On Display at Tanks Competition in MoscowSweden has expelled a Russian diplomat and Moscow has retaliated by throwing ou
Military Might On Display at Tanks Competition in Moscow
The Moscow Times / Posted 28 days ago
Sweden has expelled a Russian diplomat and Moscow has retaliated by throwing out a Swedish diplomat. Russia's Investigative Committee has released a book supposedly documenting the "crimes" of Ukrainian government forces illustrated by a cover photo... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Group Faults Appointment of Daura As DSS BossAwka — The International Society for Civil Liberties and the rule of Law (Inter
Group Faults Appointment of Daura As DSS Boss
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Awka — The International Society for Civil Liberties and the rule of Law (Intersociety), a rights group based in Onitsha, has faulted the appointment of the Director-General of State Security Service (SSS), Mr. Lawal Ahmed Daura, saying that his... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Ukrainian SBU Says No Decision Yet on Banning Burjanadze from EntryUkraine’s state security service (SBU) has denied reports about declaring Georg
Ukrainian SBU Says No Decision Yet on Banning Burjanadze from Entry
Civil Georgia / Posted 29 days ago
Ukraine’s state security service (SBU) has denied reports about declaring Georgia’s former parliament speaker and leader of opposition Democratic Movement-United Georgia party, Nino Burjanadze, persona non grata. “As of August 3, 2015 no decision is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lessons From Nigeria on Combating SleazeIt is a sad day in history when we have to take lessons from Nigeria on how to
Lessons From Nigeria on Combating Sleaze
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
It is a sad day in history when we have to take lessons from Nigeria on how to fight corruption, rather than how not to fight corruption. An article by Sahara Reporters states that newly-elected Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari turned down a $250... Read more
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Nigerian Hacking Governors Forum: Amaechi, Akpabio, Uduaghan Hacked Phones TooThe governor of Bayelsa state, Seriake Dickson, is not the only politician hack
Nigerian Hacking Governors Forum: Amaechi, Akpabio, Uduaghan Hacked Phones Too
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
The governor of Bayelsa state, Seriake Dickson, is not the only politician hacking phones and intercepting communication of political peers and rivals in Nigeria. Almost all recent governors of the South South region of Nigeria intercepted calls and... Read more
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Civil Georgia
New Interior, Prison System Ministers AppointedGiorgi Mgebrishvili, who has been minister in charge of the prison system, has
New Interior, Prison System Ministers Appointed
Civil Georgia / Posted 1 months ago
Giorgi Mgebrishvili, who has been minister in charge of the prison system, has been appointed as new Interior Minister. Kakhi Kakhishvili, who was Mgebrishvili’s deputy in the penitentiary ministry since October 2014, will replace Mgebrishvili as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SSS Director General Not Our Member -The All Progressives Congress, APC, has denied the allegation by the Peoples De
SSS Director General Not Our Member -
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
The All Progressives Congress, APC, has denied the allegation by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, that the Director-General of the State Security Service, Lawal Daura, is a card-carrying member of the APC, calling the accusation absurd and... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
KGB agent's radioactive poisoning may have harmed Londoners - inquiryAlexander Litvinenko, then an officer of Russia's state security service FSB, a
KGB agent's radioactive poisoning may have harmed Londoners - inquiry
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 1 months ago
Alexander Litvinenko, then an officer of Russia's state security service FSB, attends a news conference in Moscow in this November 17, 1998 file picture. LONDON An unknown number of Londoners might have been put at risk by the 2006 poisoning of... Read more
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