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 Angry troops go on rampage, protest redeployment; General Dikko restores order   

By ABDULLAHI ISAH, MAIDUGURI Angry troops under  Operation Lafiya Dole, stationed at the Maiduguri International Airport, on Sunday  protested  their alleged redeployment to Marte local government area of Borno state  after spending over four years within the theatre. The soldiers in their hundreds, who were shooting and shouting “we will not …

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NSE commends Ugwuanyi’s intervention on Milliken Hill road …Certifies ongoing protective measures on the road

The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Enugu State chapter has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for reconstructing and modernizing the historic Milliken Hill federal road in Ngwo, Enugu North Local Government Area of the state, after so many years of neglect. The body also applauded the governor for his quick response …

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NIMASA donates relief materials to IDP camps   …As Peterside calls for more support  …Borno, Adamawa, Benue, Bakassi others gets relief materials  

In line with the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), relief materials have been donated to some Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps across some affected states in Nigeria, while the Director General of the Agency, Dr. Dakuku Peterside used the opportunity to …

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Kogi bye election goes bloody, APC supporter stabbed to death; Vote buying, ballot snatching mar poll 

The House of Representatives by-election in Lokoja/Kotonkarfe constituency of Kogi State turned bloody on Saturday. Consequently, a supporter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Yahaya Umoru, was stabbed to death by a supporter of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) when the deceased resisted attempts to snatch a ballot box. Pandemonium …

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Contempt: INEC chairman shouldn’t conduct 2019 elections, he’s danger to democracy – Lawyer/Activist 

The chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, should no longer be trusted by Nigerians to conduct the 2019 general election because “he has become a very dangerous threat to our democracy”, a legal practitioner and civil rights activist, Ugochukwu Osuagwu, has warned.   He issued the warning on Saturday in …

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NIMASA, NHF partner on heart awareness to save lives;   – N100m Golf Charity Fund Raising holds September 1

  In line with its Corporate Social Responsibility, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has partnered with the Nigerian Heart Foundation (NHF) to assist the Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) in creating awareness on the dangers of heart diseases and the effect on the well-being of people. This was made known …

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