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Wike fears 2019 elections will be difficult, asks NLC to act on national issues

The governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike has said that the 2019 general elections would be difficult with reference to the current critical national issues. Wike, therefore, called on the organised labour to lend its voice to the demand for credible elections in 2019. The Rivers governor also counselled labour to demand the reorganisation of Read more

SPORTS

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: France vs Argentina: Teenage star Kylian Mbappe ends Messi’s world cup dream

Teenage star Kylian Mbappe struck twice and earned another goal as France found their attacking edge to beat Lionel Messi’s Argentina 4-3 and move into the quarter-finals of the World Cup on Saturday. Billed as Messi’s chance to reignite stuttering Argentina’s hopes, the thrilling last-16 clash in Kazan instead saw 19-year-old Paris Saint-Germain star Mbappe Read more

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Okogie declares Nigerians not protected under Buhari’s watch, insists President should resign

Archbishop emeritus of the Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos, Olubunmi Okogie has declared Nigerians are not protected under President Muhammadu Buhari’s watch and has insisted he should resign. In an open letter titled ‘Dear Mr. President, Call a Spade a Spade’, Okogie said the killings recorded in the country since Buhari assumed office shows that government Read more

Society

Chrisland School Rape Scandal: Doctor confirms under 3-year-old pupil was abused

The court proceedings of an alleged rape case charged against a supervisor of a respected school of choice, Chrisland School-Lekki reconvened on Friday. Newsheadline247 can report that the November 2016 rape scandal incident which emanated from the school is yet to be pushed out of the courtroom. A medical expert has on Friday told the Read more

National

Miyetti Allah lambasts Fulani lawmakers for failing to protect herdsmen

–       Says ‘there won’t be peace until justice is given’…… Group of herders, the Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore has lambasted some members of the National Assembly who are of Fulani background. The group chided the Fulani lawmakers in the National Assembly for failing to protect the interest of their kinsmen, particularly the herdsmen. Saleh Al-Hassan, Read more

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Buhari departs Daura for Mauritania, to address AU on anti-graft

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday departed Daura for Mauritania after a one-day official visit to Katsina State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the president took off from the Katsina International Airport to Mauritania for an official engagement and to attend the 31st Ordinary Session of the African Union Assembly of Heads of Read more