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AllAfrica.com
Tanker Drivers Union Raises Alarm Over Killing of MembersMinna — Petroleum Tanker Drivers (PTD) has raised an alarm over the killings of
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Minna — Petroleum Tanker Drivers (PTD) has raised an alarm over the killings of their members by bandits, who also stole the products for sale at black market prices. PTD chairman, Niger state, Alhaji Huassaini Muhammad who raised the alarm in an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kidnappers Invade 15 Niger Villages, Kill 3, Abduct 10Minna — Suspected kidnappers yesterday killed three persons and abducted ten ot
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Minna — Suspected kidnappers yesterday killed three persons and abducted ten others along Minna-Sarikin-Pawa-Kaduna road and dislodged 15 villages in Munya local government area of Niger state. Sources told LEADERSHIP yesterday in Minna that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How North, S/West 'Ii Make or Mar Secondus' Tenure As PDP Chairmanwas why former Military Head of State, General Ibrahim Babangida played a formi
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
was why former Military Head of State, General Ibrahim Babangida played a formidable role behind the scene. In fact, his Minna Hilltop mansion played a host to virtually all the Chairmanship aspirants. It was reported that while not throwing his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Election of Uche Secondus Is New Dawn - Niger PDPMinna — The Niger State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Minna — The Niger State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said last weekend election of Prince Uche Secondus as the new national chairman of the party is the beginning of a new dawn for the party. The party also said the election of... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Lions set nine school records nine qualifying marks in first meet of indoor season - Lions set nine school records nine qualifying marks in first meet of indoor season - LINK PITTSBURG Kan.– The Texas A&M University-Commerce indoor track and fie...Sharp also broke the previous school record, finishing in third place just behi
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Sharp also broke the previous school record, finishing in third place just behind Christine with a time of 34.69. - Minna Sveard finished in second place in the 600-yard run with a school record time of 1:24:87. - Brandi Stalder set a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Three Villagers Reportedly Killed, 10 Others Abducted in Niger VillagesMinna — Three villagers were reported to have been killed and 10 others abducte
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Minna — Three villagers were reported to have been killed and 10 others abducted in some villages in the Munya Local Government Area of Niger State. A report from the area also had it that several villages in the local government area had been taken... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Stoddard Elementary students make ornaments and share thoughts on Holidayswith her Christmas ornament. "I don't feel that creative right now. I could ha
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 5 days ago
with her Christmas ornament. "I don't feel that creative right now. I could have spaced things out a little bit and put them in a pattern instead of putting them all over the place. If I did feel creative it would look a lot different," said M... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2019 Presidency - Angry Atiku Shuns Press, Others After Talks With IBBIbrahim Babangida with a long face reflective of a red card shown to his 2019 p
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Ibrahim Babangida with a long face reflective of a red card shown to his 2019 presidential aspiration. Atiku, who arrived Minna airport to a cheerful reception from his supporters, breezed past the same supporters after a one and half hour... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
My Kano Visit, Reception Is a Clear Message to the OppositionBy Ibrahim Shuaibu And Laleye Dipo Minna — In a clear pointer to his popularit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
By Ibrahim Shuaibu And Laleye Dipo Minna — In a clear pointer to his popularity in the most populous state in Northern Nigeria and with an eye on contesting the 2019 presidential election, President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Kano disclosed that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Building Entrepreneurial Competenciesat the grand finale of the competition held in Lagos. Two other teams 'Aspire'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
at the grand finale of the competition held in Lagos. Two other teams 'Aspire' from Federal University of Technology, Minna and 'Deluxe Brains' from Abia state University emerged first and second runners up respectively. Team Blueprint... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Makarfi, Okowa , Others Meet Babangida, Niger Governor Ahead of PDP ConventionMakarfi; the convention planning committee Chairman Ifeanyi Okowa and other top
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Makarfi; the convention planning committee Chairman Ifeanyi Okowa and other top members of the party yesterday stormed Minna, the Niger State capital, during which they met separately with former military President, General Ibrahim Babangida... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Nigeria Must Close Data Divide - NCCDevelopment, at the 16th Meeting of the Joint Planning Board and National Counc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Development, at the 16th Meeting of the Joint Planning Board and National Council on Development Planning, NCDP, in Minna. He revealed that the total of 37,104 km of fibre network deployed is a far cry from national infrastructure needed to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Group Rejects New 'Discriminatory Fees' At IBB VarsityMinna — The Igbo and Yoruba communities in Niger State have rejected the new an
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Minna — The Igbo and Yoruba communities in Niger State have rejected the new and "discriminatory fees" recently introduced for old and returning students by the state-owned Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai, describing it as "creating... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Long Road to FestivitiesOtor added. Similarly, on a recent tour of parts of the roads in the A1 networ
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Otor added. Similarly, on a recent tour of parts of the roads in the A1 network, notably the Jebba-Mokwa axis through the Minna end of the route, our reporter found that the road which Fashola said in 2016 would be given priority attention... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Mugabe in Most of U.S. - Part 2country than Nigeria? In the late 1980s in Abuja, it would take about 45 minute
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
country than Nigeria? In the late 1980s in Abuja, it would take about 45 minutes to drive from Abuja city centre to Minna, capital of Niger state. But the state, (Niger) that has produced two former heads of state who live in Minna, is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tokyo's Christmas 'cherry blossoms' lit by discarded cooking oilpowered by cooking oil from local restaurants and residents from the local neig
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
powered by cooking oil from local restaurants and residents from the local neighbourhood. The illumination project called "Minna No Illumination" or "Illumination for All" marks its seventh year since it began in 2011 when Japan suffered from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Niger to Relocate Over 50 Communities in Lapai CouncilMinna — Niger State government in collaboration with Lapai local government are
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Minna — Niger State government in collaboration with Lapai local government area is to relocate over 50 communities in the lower land of River Niger, Alhaji Usman Ndagi Mohammed, the chairman of Lapai LGA has disclosed. Mohammed told Daily Trust in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gunmen Attack Banks, Kill 2 Policemen, Others in NigerMinna — Gunmen suspected to be armed robbers on Wednesday evening attacked UBA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Minna — Gunmen suspected to be armed robbers on Wednesday evening attacked UBA and First Bank branches in Lapai town, Lapai local government area of Niger state, killing two policemen and undisclosed number of civilians. Witnesses said the robbers... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
East End Hospice starts bereavement program at Spirit’s Promisetheir grief and concerns for their future well-being. “It’s great. Just to be
The Suffolk Times / Posted 13 days ago
their grief and concerns for their future well-being. “It’s great. Just to be here is freeing,” said Wading River resident Minna Waldeck, who lost her son to suicide in 2014. “You can’t be all over the place in your head, you have to be focused.... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
East End Hospice starts bereavement program at Spirit’s Promisetheir grief and concerns for their future well-being. “It’s great. Just to be
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 13 days ago
their grief and concerns for their future well-being. “It’s great. Just to be here is freeing,” said Wading River resident Minna Waldeck, who lost her son to suicide in 2014. “You can’t be all over the place in your head, you have to be focused.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Governor Bello Swears in Two New Sharia JudgesMinna — Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello yesterday swore in two new Sha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Minna — Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello yesterday swore in two new Sharia Court Judges with a call on the judiciary to hasten the dispensation of justice. The two judges were Alhaji Ismaila Musa and Alhaji Yahaya Abdullahi. Performing the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IBB Lauds Wike Over Rebuilding PDPgave the commendation yesterday when Wike led some leaders of Rivers State, to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
gave the commendation yesterday when Wike led some leaders of Rivers State, to pay him a visit at his Hilltop residence in Minna, the Niger State capital. He also commended the governor for working towards the revival of the Peoples Democratic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Nab Fake Lawyer in MinnaMinna — A 29-year-old man, Stephen Jeremiah, who has been parading himself as a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Minna — A 29-year-old man, Stephen Jeremiah, who has been parading himself as a legal practitioner in the last one year has been arrested by men of the Niger State police command. Jeremiah was arrested in the Maitumbi area of Minna, the state... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Babangida Commends Governor Wike for Working to Rebuild PDPin Nigeria. Speaking on Tuesday when Wike led some leaders from the state to v
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
in Nigeria. Speaking on Tuesday when Wike led some leaders from the state to visit him at his Hilltop residence in Minna, Babangida popularly called IBB, also commended the governor for working towards the revival of the PDP, noting that... Read more
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Western Advocate
Drunk driver off the road after appearing in Bathurst Local Courtpulled over has been convicted of drink driving and put off the road for six mo
Western Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
pulled over has been convicted of drink driving and put off the road for six months. ​Chantelle Skyelee Alberts, 34, of Minna Road in Bathurst, appeared in person before magistrate Michael Allen on November 13 charged with mid-range PCA. She... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigerian Air Force Promotes 50 Senior Officers (Full List)Defence Headquarters, Abuja; John Ochomma, Commander 081 Pay and Accounting Gro
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Defence Headquarters, Abuja; John Ochomma, Commander 081 Pay and Accounting Group Ikeja; Idi Amin, 351 Base Services Group, Minna; and Mahmud Madi, Commander 115 Special Operations Group, Port Harcourt. The senior officers promoted from Group... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Harassers Put Employers In Legal Perilway to court in the form of lawsuits against the accusers’ employers. “I am su
Arkansas Business / Posted 23 days ago
way to court in the form of lawsuits against the accusers’ employers. “I am sure you’re going to see more” lawsuits, said Minna Kotkin, a professor of law at Brooklyn Law School who has written and lectured on issues of employment discrimination.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Niger Pays 25 Contract Staff N10. 2 Million GratuitiesDirector-General (DG) of the board, Alhaji Usman Mohammed‎, disclosed this to t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Director-General (DG) of the board, Alhaji Usman Mohammed‎, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna. Mohammed said that the payments were made to people, who had served the state meritoriously in different... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
1212 Unity Polo'2017 - Almat Group, Profile, Dattaku Share Top LaurelsDattaku hit it big, smashing their way to the Argentine ne Ambassador Cup title
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Dattaku hit it big, smashing their way to the Argentine ne Ambassador Cup title on first attempt, while Evergreen team from Minna finished runners-up in the Unity polo event hosted by 12-12 Polo & Turf Club, in partnership with the National... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt to Build Naval Base in Niger StateMinna — The federal government is planning to build a naval base for the Nigeri
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Minna — The federal government is planning to build a naval base for the Nigerian Navy in Sagunnu, Borgu Local Government Area of Niger State by 2019. The Minister of Defence, Brigadier General Monsur Dan Ali (rtd) disclosed this to newsmen in his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tasks Before Oil Exploration in Bida, Sokoto BasinsMinna — The Niger State-owned Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University (IBBU) in L
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Minna — The Niger State-owned Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University (IBBU) in Lapai recently assembled intellectuals from the academia and oil sector in Minna to brainstorm on the new interest by the federal government to explore hydrocarbon... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Niger Governor Aliyu, Docked for Money LaunderingFormer Niger governor Babangida Aliyu was on Thursday arraigned before a Federa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Former Niger governor Babangida Aliyu was on Thursday arraigned before a Federal High Court in Minna on charge of money laundering. The ex governor was arraigned alongside a former Commissioner of Environment, Umar Nasko, on 8-count charge of... Read more
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The Courier
Flashback Friday | Ballarat social snaps from November 2010Cycling Day 1 - Sturt St. Chris Martin, Sally Martin, Cohen Decker -3. Open Ro
The Courier / Posted 28 days ago
Cycling Day 1 - Sturt St. Chris Martin, Sally Martin, Cohen Decker -3. Open Road Cycling Day 1 - Sturt St. Ballarat Cup: Minna Fairbairn, Robyn Rickard, Andy Mah. Ballarat Cup: Serina Silvey, Renee Smith. Ballarat Cup: Nathanial Gallagher,... Read more
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The Columbian
U.N. committee condemns North Korea for not aiding peopleyear — and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in
The Columbian / Posted 29 days ago
year — and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in December. Estonia’s deputy U.N. ambassador Minna-Liina Lind, speaking on behalf of the EU, accused North Korea of committing serious human rights violations “in a... Read more
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The Borneo Post
UN condemns N. Korea for firing missiles as people starvehands and feet that were disfigured. Presenting the resolution on behalf of th
The Borneo Post / Posted 29 days ago
hands and feet that were disfigured. Presenting the resolution on behalf of the European Union, Estonian Deputy Ambassador Minna-Liina Lind said rights violations in North Korea “are too often overlooked due to the headline-grabbing missile and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
UN condemns North Korea for firing missiles as people starvethat were disfigured. ADVERTISEMENT Presenting the resolution on behalf of th
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
that were disfigured. ADVERTISEMENT Presenting the resolution on behalf of the European Union, Estonian Deputy Ambassador Minna-Liina Lind said rights violations in North Korea “are too often overlooked due to the headline-grabbing missile and... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Key UN committee condemns North Korea for not aiding peopleyear - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in
Hawaii News Now / Posted 29 days ago
year - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in December. Estonia's deputy U.N. ambassador Minna-Liina Lind, speaking on behalf of the EU, accused North Korea of committing serious human rights violations "in a... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Key UN committee condemns North Korea for not aiding peopleyear - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 29 days ago
year - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in December. Estonia's deputy U.N. ambassador Minna-Liina Lind, speaking on behalf of the EU, accused North Korea of committing serious human rights violations "in a... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Key UN committee condemns North Korea for not aiding peopleyear - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 29 days ago
year - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in December. Estonia's deputy U.N. ambassador Minna-Liina Lind, speaking on behalf of the EU, accused North Korea of committing serious human rights violations "in a... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Key UN committee condemns North Korea for not aiding peopleyear - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 29 days ago
year - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in December. Estonia's deputy U.N. ambassador Minna-Liina Lind, speaking on behalf of the EU, accused North Korea of committing serious human rights violations "in a... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Key UN committee condemns North Korea for not aiding peopleyear - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 29 days ago
year - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in December. Estonia's deputy U.N. ambassador Minna-Liina Lind, speaking on behalf of the EU, accused North Korea of committing serious human rights violations "in a... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Key UN committee condemns North Korea for not aiding peopleto the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in December. On behalf
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 29 days ago
to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in December. On behalf of the EU, Estonia's deputy U.N. ambassador Minna-Liina Lind accused North Korea of committing serious human rights violations "in a widespread and systematic... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Key UN committee condemns North Korea for not aiding peopleyear - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 29 days ago
year - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in December. Estonia's deputy U.N. ambassador Minna-Liina Lind, speaking on behalf of the EU, accused North Korea of committing serious human rights violations "in a... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Key UN committee condemns North Korea for not aiding peopleyear - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 29 days ago
year - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in December. Estonia's deputy U.N. ambassador Minna-Liina Lind, speaking on behalf of the EU, accused North Korea of committing serious human rights violations "in a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Key UN committee condemns North Korea for not aiding peopleyear - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 29 days ago
year - and now goes to the 193-member assembly which is certain to adopt it in December. Estonia's deputy U.N. ambassador Minna-Liina Lind, speaking on behalf of the EU, accused North Korea of committing serious human rights violations "in a... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Rosine L. Parish, 1915Nov. 12, 2017, at Kenwood Plaza Assisted Living, St. John. She was born May 22
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
Nov. 12, 2017, at Kenwood Plaza Assisted Living, St. John. She was born May 22, 1915, at Hudson, the daughter of Max and Minna (Nolte) Teichmann. She earned a teaching certificate and taught for two years until she married Harlie Albert Parish... Read more
29d
Channel NewsAsia
UN condemns North Korea for firing missiles as people starvehands and feet that were disfigured. Presenting the resolution on behalf of th
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
hands and feet that were disfigured. Presenting the resolution on behalf of the European Union, Estonian Deputy Ambassador Minna-Liina Lind said rights violations in North Korea "are too often overlooked due to the headline-grabbing missile and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'My Wife's Death Drove Me Into Sodomy'Minna — One Patrick Kalu, an indigene of Abia State has been arrested by the po
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
Minna — One Patrick Kalu, an indigene of Abia State has been arrested by the police in Niger State for allegedly having sex with a 15-year-old boy. Answering questions from journalists at the headquarters of the state police command in Minna at the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Water supply restored as workers complete their repairsthe process. UPDATE, NOON: Residential properties affected by the burst water
Western Advocate / Posted a month ago
the process. UPDATE, NOON: Residential properties affected by the burst water main have now been limited to Heylin Place, Minna Place and College Road. St Philomena's School has been supplied with water from a tanker while Towri MACS has closed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Air Force Denies Being Starved of Fundsto a report. "The publication, which was reportedly written by one retired NAF
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
to a report. "The publication, which was reportedly written by one retired NAF officer, Wing Commander AA. Abubakar from Minna, Niger State, titled, Boko Haram: Open Letter to Finance Minister, was false and no iota of truth in it," the NAF... Read more
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