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Currency redesign meant to curb illicit hoarding, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has reassured citizens that the government’s currency swap is not meant to target innocent individuals, but rather corrupt individuals and those involved in terror financing who hoard…

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NRC suspends Abuja-Kaduna service after a train derailed

Abuja-Kaduna train services have been suspended by the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) after a train derailed on the corridor. The train which was a few minutes from its destination in Abuja derailed on…

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IPOB alleges plot to kill Kanu through poisoning, starvation

Pro-separatist group, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has raised the alarm about the clandestine plan to eliminate their leader Mazi Nnamdi Kanu through poisoning, drug abuse, and starvation. Kanu, who…

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Emefiele: Abuser of first resort

Since he announced plans to redesign some denominations of the naira last October 26, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele has pursued it with a singlemindededness never before…

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Mentally disabled girl, 14, raped by her uncle is refused an abortion after getting pregnant

A disabled 14-year-old who was raped by her own uncle has been refused an abortion in Poland, sparking outrage in the conservative country. Two separate hospitals in her region of Podlasie…

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Our gang kidnapped four people,suspect reveals.

A 21-year-old suspect identified as Enetho Destiny who is currently being investigated by the Osun state Police Command has revealed that he was initially into kidnapping business before he was…

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Hike in fuel prices, scarcity frustrating Nigerians

In the last two months, there has been a deliberate scarcity of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS)  and an uneven hike in the price of fuel across the country. Despite the fact, the…

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Catholic priest murder : irate youths set police station ablaze in Niger state

Sequel to the gruesome murder of a Catholic priest, Isaa Achi in Kafin-Koro in Paikoro local government area of Niger state, angry youths have razed down the Divisional Police Station. …

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Abia PDP governorship candidate Prof. Uche Ikonne passes on

The Abia State Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate, Prof Uche Ikonne, is dead. This was announced in a statement by his son, Dr Chikezie Uche-Ikonne, on Wednesday. The statement read,…

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#NigeriaYDecides2023: We are reviewing level of preparedness ahead of polls – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is reviewing its level of preparedness for the upcoming elections. During a workshop organized for the Election Monitoring and Support Centre (EMSC) Amber zone,…

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