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Oyewale Femi emerges NAOSRE President, vows to set the pace for security reportage

The National Association of Online Security Reporters, NAOSRE, on Thursday in Lagos, elected Mr. Oyewale Femi as its new President. Femi, an experienced journalist who is the publisher–Editor-in-Chief of Sahara Weekly and Sahara TV,  is to preside over the association’s affairs in the next two years. In his acceptance speech, the new President thanked the […]

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Churn out constructive materials, Filmmaker charges content producers

  Leading Nigerian filmmaker, Adekunle Adejuyigbe popular as Nodash has urged content producers to be wary of the kind of materials they dish out to the public, as they informs human behavior.   Nodash is popular for making thoughtful films such as the internationally acclaimed flick “The Delivery Boy”, currently streaming on Netlfix. The filmmaker […]

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Groups laud Emmanuel for appointing Inyang CoS

  Akwa Ibom indigenes in the Diaspora in conjunction with Akwa Ibom United Business have lauded the Governor of Akwa Ibom, Mr. Udom Emmanuel for appointing Ephraim inyang as the chief of staff to the Governor.   The group in their separate interviews said Inyang’s great performance as Commissioner of Works opened the entire state […]

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Inferno guts SUBEB, three other govt agencies in Ondo

Four government agencies in Ondo State were in the wee hours of Monday razed after they were gutted by fire. The midnight fire consumed the buildings of the Ondo State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Ondo State Radiovison Corporation, (OSRC), Ondo State Universal Basic Education Board annex and the French Language Centre which were situated […]

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Another police station burnt as armed men invade Abakaliki

*Banks, filling stations, schools shut *Army, police takeover prisons, barricade roads Another police station in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital identify as the Central Police Station(CPS) located on Tran-Sahara highway, was on Monday set ablaze by armed men who invaded the capital city. The armed men reportedly shot sporadically and destroyed other amenities. People scampered for […]

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We’re not hoarding palliatives – Bayelsa govt

Bayelsa State government, on Monday, explained that it was not hoarding any palliatives in the state stating that it has distributed all the items it received as donations in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak in the country. The Commissioner for Information, Orientation and Strategy, Ayibaina Duba, who stated this, said the clarification became […]

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Lekki shooting: CSO asks Nigerians to await Lagos govt’s probe

The Citizens Initiative for Security Awareness (CISA), has appealed to Nigerians and the international community to exercise restraint in their reactions to last Tuesday’s shooting incident at the Lekki Toll Plaza in Lagos. Specifically, CISA underscored the importance of allowing the Board of Inquiry constituted by the Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, to […]

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Council Chair, driver kidnapped in Oyo community, N200m ransom demanded

…We are on their trail, Police   The Chairman, Iganna Local Council Development Area of Oyo State, Comrade Jacob Olayiwola Adeleke, has been kidnapped. According to New Telegraph’s investigation, Adeleke was kidnapped alongside his driver on Sunday evening along Okeho-Ado Awaye Road while on his way to Ibadan for a scheduled meeting with Governor Seyi Makinde which was to hold […]

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Release all COVID-19 palliatives, relief welfare materials now – NLC demands

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has called for the immediate release of all COVID-19 palliatives and relief welfare materials and provisions in warehouses nationwide. Condemning the mass looting of palliatives and non palliatives in some parts of the country, the Congress noted that the palliatives, which were procured primarily to assuage the hardship occasioned by […]

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Looting: 144 suspects in police net in Kwara

Security operatives in Kwara State have arrested 144 suspects in connection with last weekend’s looting of government and private properties in Ilorin, the state capital. This is just as the state government relaxed the 24-hour curfew imposed on the state capital. The curfew has been relaxed to between 8:00 am and 6:00 pm. Speaking with […]