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NO SURVIVORS AS NIGERIAN AIRFORCE PLANE CRASH IN ABUJA.

A small Nigerian air force (NAF) passenger plane crashed just outside Abuja airport after reporting engine failure on Sunday, killing all seven people on board, the air force said. The plane, a Beechcraft King Air 350i, was on its way to the city of Minna, Niger state, 110 kilometres (68 miles) northwest of the capital, air force spokesman Ibikunle Daramole

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TENSION IN ORLU AND ORSU COMMUNITY AS MILITARY COMBAT EASTERN SECURITY NETWORK.

Wakeupafrica360 correspondent in Nigeria reports that there was panic in Orlu, Njaba and Orsu Local Government Areas of Imo State on Thursday, following a combined military and police operation in search of Eastern Security Network (ESN) camps and members. There has been a heavy security presence in the communities since February 12th, 2021, with the military combing forests in the

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KAGARA SCHOOL ABDUCTION: SERAP, PDP FAULT FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.

Kolawole Oluwadare, The Deputy Director of Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has ridiculed the Federal Government for failing to provide adequate security for its citizenry following the recent kidnap of about 42 students and staff of Government Science Secondary School, Kagara, Niger State. He also warned that the Federal Government would be held accountable if the students and their

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#OCCUPYLEKKITOLLGATE PROTESTERS ARRESTED FOR PEACEFUL PROTEST.

The youths of Nigeria took to the street of Lagos on Saturday, 13th February, 2021 to carry out peaceful protest #OccupyLekkiTollGate, against the verdict passed by the judicial panel inquiry established by the Lagos state government to probe brutality and highhandedness of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) to reopen the Lekki tollgate. The peaceful protesters who gathered at Lekki

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YOU ARE THE PRESIDENT OF NIGERIA NOT THE PRESIDENT OF THE FULANI, GOVERNOR ORTOM TELLS BUHARI. ARREST FULANI SPOKESMAN HE ADDED.

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of only caring about Fulani herders, rather than being the president for all Nigerians. Ortom made the call while addressing a press conference in Makurdi on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 after recovering from Covid-19. He said: “Mr. President, in case you are listening to me, I want you to

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PRESIDENT BUHARI LISTS BENEFITS OF KANO-NIGER REPUbLIC RAIL LINE

Wakeupafrica360 correspondent in Nigeria reports that president Muhammadu Buhari yesterday justified the extension of the Kano-Kastina- Jibiya rail line to Maradi in Niger Republic, saying the project, when completed, will boost trade between Nigeria and Niger Republic. Buhari, during the virtual ground breaking for the Kano-Katsina-Jibiya-Maradi rail line also directed the ministry of transportation as well as the ministry of

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BORROWING OR SELLING NIGERIA’S ASSETS TO FUND BUDGET IS COMMITTING SUICIDE PETER OBI TELLS FG.

Former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi who was the vice Presidential Candidate of PDP In the 2019 presidential election, on Monday described the federal Government’s plans to sell off some of the country assets to fund the 2021 budget as suicidal. Mr. Obi describe selling of the country’s assets as selling of the future of the country for

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NIGERIA RANK SECOND MOST CORRUPT WEST AFRICAN COUNTRY ON TRANSPARENCY INTERNATIONAL CORRUPTION INDEX, PRESIDENCY BLAMES NIGERIANS.

Nigeria has dropped to 149 on Transparency International’s 2020 Corruption Perception Index to become the second most corrupt country in West Africa, scoring 25 out of 100 points the worst in two years. This indicates that corruption in the country has worsened as it is the worst ranking Nigeria has received in two years. The Presidency has said the Transparency

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PRESIDENT BUHARI MEETS WITH MAKINDE, AKEREDOLU OVER INSECURITY IN SOUTH WEST GEO-POLITICAL ZONE.

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday met with Seyi Makinde, Oyo state governor and Rotimi Akeredolu, Ondo state governor at the presidential villa, Abuja, to discuss the insecurity facing the south west Geo-political zone. Governor Makinde said he came to brief the president the accurate information on the Oyo insecurity situation given the amount of fake information flying about. Makinde said,

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PRESIDENT BUHARI APPOINTS NEW SERVICE CHIEFS.

Wakeupafrica360 correspondent in Nigeria reports that president Muhammadu Buhari has on Tuesday announced the replacement of Nigeria’s service chiefs. In the statement announcing their replacement, the special adviser to the president on media and publicity, Chief  Femi Adesina said Buhari has accepted the immediate resignation of the service chiefs and their retirement from the service. The new service chiefs are:

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