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Buhari Orders Immediate Repatriation of Nigerians Stranded In Russia

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the immediate repatriation of Nigerians stranded in Russia. The President ordered the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama and the Minister of State, Aviation, Hadi Sirika to commence the process of repatriating Nigerians who travelled to Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup but got …

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Buhari Assures ICC Of Free And Fair Elections In 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, in the Netherlands, assured the international community of a free, fair, and peaceful 2019 general election in Nigeria. President Buhari said contrary to the tragic incidents that characterised the 2011 general elections, the conduct of 2019 elections will be peaceful.

‘‘Nigeria is preparing to conduct …

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Boko Haram Terrorists Regrouping In Borno – Army

The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, the military squad fighting insurgency in the northeast, has admitted that some Boko Haram members are regrouping around Bama Local Government Area of Borno State. Major General Rogers Nicholas told journalists in Maiduguri, on Monday, that some of the regrouping members were those …

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Pidgin, shorthand, causes of mass failure in English — WAEC

The Public Relations Officer of the West African Examination Council in Ghana, Agnes Teye Cudjoe, said the 2018 WASSCE Chief Examiner’s Report attributed the massive failure in English to the use of Pidgin language and short-hand by students. According to WAEC, 193,882 candidates, representing 61.67% out of …

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Army Confirms Boko Haram Attack On Base, Says No Soldier Missing

The Nigerian Army has confirmed an attack on a military base by suspected members of the Boko Haram sect in Yobe State, North-East Nigeria. Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Texas Chukwu, revealed this in a statement on Monday. He, however, condemned the reports that at least 600 soldiers …

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Benue 👔Governor Ortom 👎Dumps APC📹:

Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has dumped the political party, All Progressives Congress (APC). The governor disclosed this on Monday, at the Government House in Makurdi, the state capital, while swearing in his Special Adviser on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Jerome Torshimbe. Explaining the reasons behind his action, the …

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