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The National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Thursday lamented the ills that had befallen Nigeria, saying the country has now become a cruel playground where the average person is exploited and his interests never promoted. Speaking at the 15th Annual Daily Trust Dialogue, the former Lagos State governor,

Osinbajo heads panel to end herdsmen killings

The National Economic Council (NEC) headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday constituted a 10-man working committee to address killings by herdsmen in the country. This was disclosed by Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje while briefing State House correspondents at the end of the NEC meeting. He was with Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi.

BREAKING: Six Persons Killed In Fresh Attacks In Benue LG

Six persons have been killed by suspected herdsmen in a set of renewed attacks on communities in Logo, Guma and Okpokwu Local Government Areas of Benue State. Governor Samuel Ortom confirmed the attacks on Wednesday at the Government House in Makurdi, the state capital. He made the disclosure when he received a former military administrator

We want immigrants from everywhere to come to US – Trump

US President Donald Trump said Tuesday he wants immigrants to come to the United States “from everywhere,” according to participants at a White House meeting — a remark in stark contrast with his alleged denunciation of immigration from “shithole countries” last week. “We want them to come in from everywhere,” the president said when asked

ACF leaders warn against anarchy, disintegration

North’s leaders mainly under the auspices of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) yesterday warned that the country risked anarchy and disintegration under the drift is arrested.   They spoke during a conference: “The North and The Challenge of Leadership” organised by Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation and Arewa Research and Development Project (ARDP).   The

Court strikes out EFCC forfeiture application against Patience Jonathan

Fresh efforts by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to re-impose a suspension order on the accounts of former First Lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan, and her relatives have suffered a setback as Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court, Ikoyi, Lagos yesterday struck out an application for an interim forfeiture order brought before