Soyinka asks federal government to seek international help over Fulani herdsmen killings

NOBEL laureate Professor Wole Soyinka has advised the federal government to solicit the support of the international community to combat insecurity in the country as it appears unable to address the ongoing Fulani herdsmen saga alone.

 

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Ipob plans sit-at-home protest across Nigeria on May 30 to mark Biafra Remembrance Day

SECESSIONIST group the Indigenous People of Biafra (Ipob) has announced plans to shut down the southeast with another stay-at-home sit-in on May 30 during the Biafran Remembrance Day celebrations.

 

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Former Chelsea star Tony Cascarino advices Emery to get rid of Iwobi if Arsenal are to succeed

FORMER Chelsea and Republic of Ireland striker Tony Cascarino has advised new Arsenal manager Unai Emery to get rid of Alex Iwobi along with seven other players at the club because he does not think the Super Eagles midfielder is good enough.

 

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Fani-Kayode becomes the father of a set of triplets bringing his total child count to nine

FORMER aviation minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain Chief Femi Fani-Kayode has become the father of three baby boys after his wife Precious gave birth to a set of triplets this morning.

 

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Rohr asks Kelechi Nwakali to stay in camp and train with Eagles World Cup squad

FORMER Golden Eaglets captain Kelechi Nwakali has been asked by Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr to stay in Uyo and train with the World Cup squad prompting suggestions that he might make the trip to Russia after all.

 

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Only Mikel, Moses, Musa and Ogu yet to report to Eagles camp in Uyo as training intensifies

ONLY four players including skipper Mikel Obi and Victors Moses are yet to report to the Super Eagles camp in Uyo as preparations for Monday's pre-World Cup friendly against the Democratic Republic of Congo move into top gear.

 

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Zamfara state government opens 289 feeding centres so its Muslims can feed during Ramadan

ZAMFARA State government has established 289 feeding centres across its territory to enable less privileged Muslims to access food that will allow them to break their fast during the Ramadan period.

 

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Atiku plans to formally declare his presidential bid in the third week of July in Abuja

FORMER vice president Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is set to officially declare his candidacy for next year's presidential elections during the third week of next month and commence a nationwide tour aimed at securing his party's ticket.

 

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Pope Francis agrees to consider visiting Nigeria to view mayhem caused by Fulani herdsmen

POPE Francis is considering visiting Nigeria later this after being invited by the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) to come and view the killings of Christians by Fulani cattle herdsmen.

 

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Ipob warns Ndigbo to desist from entering into alliances with northern politicians as elections approach

SECESSIONIST group the Indigenous People of Biafra (Ipob) has cautioned Igbo agitators against entering into political relationships with politicians from northern Nigeria in the run-up to next year's general elections.

 

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