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The Court of Appeal in Abuja, on Friday, reduced the seven years jail term of a Nigerian activist convicted for falsely accusing a public official of corruption. The appellate court reduced the jail term to two years. Ibrahim Wala, popularly called I G Wala, was jailed on April 15, 2019, by Justice Yusuf Halilu of […]
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The Federal Ministry of Education is closing all tertiary, secondary and primary schools nationwide over the outbreak of the coronavirus in the country. The ministry said it is part of measures to contain the spread of the virus. The permanent secretary in the Ministry of Education, Sunny Echono, confirmed this to PREMIUM TIMES Thursday night. […]
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The Ekiti state government says an American suspected to have infected his Nigerian driver with coronavirus died of complications. The driver, a 38-year-old Ekiti indigene, is among the five new cases confirmed on Wednesday. In a statement, Mojisola Yaya-Kolade, the state’s commissioner for health, said the driver had taken the American who was in company […]
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The Polish Embassy in Maitama, Abuja has been closed due to the Colonavirus ravaging Europe. The embassy announced this by posting the notice outside the embassy. This morning people who had appointment at the embassy were shown the notice. The embassy will be close from 17th March to 31st March 2020.  The notice says: Due to the closure of Poland’s […]
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At least 15 people have been confirmed dead from the explosion and fire incident in Abule Ado area of Lagos State, an official has said. Ibrahim Farinloye, the acting coordinator, National Emergency Management Agency, Lagos territorial office, earlier said that the initial explosion destroyed more than 50 buildings. The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) […]
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Mallam Sunusi Lamido  Sanusi, the deposed emir of Kano, has left Abuja for Lagos, following his release from confinement in Awe, Nasarawa state.  Before departing Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Sanusi, who was escorted to the airport by Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, prayed for his followers before bidding them farewell. He is expected to […]
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Birnin-Kebbi – Mohamed Gundarre, the man reported to have attacked President Muhammadu Buhari in Argungu, Kebbi on Thursday has denied the media report. Addressing the media on Friday in Birnin Kebbi,Gundarre a graduate of Public Administration from Usman Dan Fodio University, Sokoto said he was emotionally attached to the President’s outstanding virtues of honesty and […]
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… Victor Bala fingered to disobey Party nat’l Chair, Governor, causes crack for a possible never to hold Saturday Congress By Tom Garba, Yola The supposed People’s Democracy Party (PDP) stakeholders meeting of Taraba state held in Gym Hall, Jolly Nyame stadium,Thursday evening ended in deadlock. The stakeholders meeting which intends to martial out plans […]

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Many are feared dead as throughout Monday morning till Tuesday, from Abuja to Lagos, Kano to Jos, Port Harcourt to Ibadan, and all over Nigeria, where young people are protesting peacefully over police brutality, government thugs are seen in multiple videos laughing attacks on peaceful protesters. In Apo in Abuja, Apo mechanic village, Kabusa junction, […]
There are a number of different theories and hypotheses regarding early state formation that seek generalizations to explain why the state developed in some places but not others. Other scholars believe that generalizations are unhelpful and that each case of early state formation should be treated on its own. Voluntary contend groups theories of people […]

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Many are feared dead as throughout Monday morning till Tuesday, from Abuja to Lagos, Kano to Jos, Port Harcourt to Ibadan, and all over Nigeria, where young people are protesting peacefully over police brutality, government thugs are seen in multiple videos laughing attacks on peaceful protesters. In Apo in Abuja, Apo mechanic village, Kabusa junction, […]
There are a number of different theories and hypotheses regarding early state formation that seek generalizations to explain why the state developed in some places but not others. Other scholars believe that generalizations are unhelpful and that each case of early state formation should be treated on its own. Voluntary contend groups theories of people […]
Cream skimmed from milk may be called “sweet cream” to distinguish it from cream skimmed from whey, a by-product of cheese-making. Whey cream has a lower fat content and tastes more salty, tangy and “cheesy”. In many countries, cream is usually sold partially fermented: sour cream, crème fraîche, and so on. Both forms have many […]

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The kidnappers of nine students of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna state, have reportedly demanded N270 million ransom for their release They were kidnapped along Abuja-Kaduna highway on Sunday by suspected Fulani bandits . That hihheag has been plagued by recurrent incidents of kidnappings since President Buhari took over power in 2015.