Diezani furious with her associates for attracting attention to them with their ostentatious display of wealth

FORMER petroleum minister Diezani Alison-Madueke has lashed out at her associates Kola Aluko and Jide Omokore for bringing the spotlight on her with their ostentatious lifestyles that have attracted the attention of anti-graft authorities.

 

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Northern governors and traditional rulers vow to protect Igbos living within their domains

GOVERNORS of the 19 states across northern Nigeria and a host of traditional rulers have vowed to protect the lives and property of Igbos living within their domains come the October 1 deadline given to them to quit the region.

 

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Imo businessman arrested over trafficking of girls from Ghana for onward delivery to Saudi Arabia

IMO State businessman Bernard James has been arrested for allegedly belonging to a syndicate that traffics girls to Saudi Arabia after investigations revealed that he was in the habit of recruiting young females from Ghana.

 

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Indonesian ombudsman says rights of executed Nigerian drug pusher were violated

INDONESIA'S legal ombudsman has unearthed evidence of human rights violations concerning the execution of Nigerian drug convict Humphrey Ejike Jefferson in 2016 after it emerged he was executed before his appeal process had been concluded.

 

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Osinbajo orders heads of the army and air force to relocate their headquarters to Maiduguri

ACTING president Professor Yemi Osinbajo has order the heads of the Nigerian Army and the Nigerian Air Force to relocate to the Borno State capital Maiduguri immediately in response to a recent Boko Haram attack.

 

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Non-league clubside Wednesfield names a stand at its ground after Super Eagles keeper Carl Ikeme

ENGLISH non-league clubside Wednesfield FC has formally inaugurated a Carl Ikeme Stand in solidarity with Super Eagles goalkeeper Carl Ikeme who is battling against cancer of the blood otherwise known as leukaemia.

 

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Nnamdi Kanu and his supporters driven away from palace of Nri monarch for violating Igbo tradition

INDIGENOUS People of Biafra (Ipob) leader Nnamdi Kanu has been sent away from the palace of the traditional ruler of Nri in Anambra State considered the ancestral home of all Igbos in for violating tradition during his recent visit.

 

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BA re-introduces the Boeing 747 aircraft on its highly lucrative London-Lagos route

BRITISH airline BA has announced that with effect from September 1 it will re-introduce the iconic B747 on its lucrative Lagos to London route as part of its ongoing plans to cash in on the potential Nigerian aviation offers.

 

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Over 300 UK charities have their bank accounts closed as authorities clampdown on money laundering

ABOUT 300 UK charities have had their bank accounts closed over the last two years after being caught up in a global crackdown on illegal cash flows by British financial authorities combating the menace of money laundering.

 

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Odegbami's wife's driver and housekeeper arraigned for stealing her jewellery worth N150

FORMER Super Eagles skipper Segun Odegbami has become embroiled in a minor legal battle after police charged the driver and housekeeper of his wife to court for the theft of N150m (£351,343) worth of jewellery.

 

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