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White House lockdown after man jumps fence

White House lockdown after man jumps fence

A man who jumped the White House fence on Thursday, triggering a lockdown of the presidential mansion, was quickly caught and now faces criminal charges, the United States Secret ...

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Edo Igbo Community Union disowns ex-chairman, pledges loyalty to Benin Monarch

Edo Igbo Community Union disowns ex-chairman, pledges loyalty to Benin Monarch

Jethro Ibileke/Benin The hope of one Chief Luke Abbas to be crowned Eze Ndigbo of Edo state has been further shattered following his denial and abandonment by members of the Igbo ...

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Vandals stole N50bn worth of petrol from single pipeline, says NNPC

Vandals stole N50bn worth of petrol from single pipeline, says NNPC

Vandals stole nearly $250 million worth of petrol from a single pipeline in Nigeria in the first nine months of 2015, the country’s state-run oil company said Thursday, as ...

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CCT vs Saraki: Free Speech & Politics of Contempt

CCT vs Saraki: Free Speech & Politics of Contempt

By Kolawole Olaniyan It’s not often that a decision by the Supreme Court of Nigeria generates so much interest among Nigerians. But the court’s decision in Code of Conduct ...

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White House recieves Muslim teen falsely accused of making a bomb

White House recieves Muslim teen falsely accused of making a bomb

Washington (AFP) – The Muslim teenager who was detained when his teacher mistook his homemade clock for a bomb visited the White House Monday, after a receiving a very ...

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Playing golf will help reduce crime among youths – AIG Zone 2

Playing golf will help reduce crime among youths – AIG Zone 2

Bala Hassan, the Assistant General-Inspector (AIG), Zone 2, says that engaging children early in sports, especially Golf has help to reduce vices among the youth. Hassan, the ...

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Obama to host Buhari 20 July

Obama to host Buhari 20 July

United States President, Barack Obama, will welcome his Nigerian counterpart, Muhammadu Buhari to Washington next month, the White House announced Thursday, a symbolic show of ...

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Before Bola Tinubu is Crucified

Before Bola Tinubu is Crucified

By Remi Oyeyemi “Even among thieves, there is honour.” – Professor Wole Soyinka “Though, force can protect in emergency, only justice, fairness and ...

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Bomb threats prompts White House press room evacuation

Bomb threats prompts White House press room evacuation

The White House press room was evacuated over a bomb threat after a phone call alerted the Metropolitan Police Department, White House Spokesman , Josh Earnest, said on Tuesday. ...

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