Buhari congratulates D’Tigress on FIBA Women’s AfroBasket victory/newsheadline247
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Buhari congratulates D’Tigress on FIBA Women’s AfroBasket victory

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated D’Tigress, the national female basketball team, for winning the FIBA Women’s AfroBasket 2019 championship in Dakar, Senegal. He also commended the victorious D’Tigress for an impressive outing in Dakar that saw the Nigerian ladies retaining the African title. The Nigerian ladies defeated their counterparts and host nation Senegal 60-55 to Read more

Dabiri-Erewa condemns attack on Ekweremadu in Germany, says it’s an embarrassment to Nigeria/newsheadline247.com
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Attack on Ekweremadu deliberate – IPOB lists Obiano, Umahi, Ugwuanyi, others as next targets

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has disclosed why its members attacked former deputy senate president, Ike Ekeremadu, in Germany. Senator Ekweremadu, representing Enugu West Senatorial District, was attacked in Nuremberg, Germany where he was attending the New Yam Festival of Igbo community in that country. IPOB,in its reaction to the attack, said it has ordered its Read more

Dabiri-Erewa condemns attack on Ekweremadu in Germany, says it’s an embarrassment to Nigeria/newsheadline247.com
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Dabiri-Erewa condemns attack on Ekweremadu in Germany, says it’s an embarrassment to Nigeria

Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora, has faulted the attack on the former deputy senate president, Senator Ike Ekweremadu at the 2nd Annual Igbo Cultural Festival held in Nuremberg, Germany. Senator Ekweremadu, who was attending as a speaker and special guest of honour at the event organised by the Ndi-igbo Germany community was reportedly Read more

Ogun Govt. moves to foster peace between farmers, herders/newsheadline247.com
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Ogun Govt. moves to foster peace between farmers, herders

The government of Ogun State, on Saturday, held a joint meeting with farmers and Fulani herdsmen in the state, as part of efforts to resolve reoccurring clashes and as well promote peaceful co-existence between the two groups. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Mrs Abosede Ogunleye, said at the meeting in Abeokuta that the effort Read more

Police announces names of kidnapped Redeemed Church pastors/newsheadline247
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Police inspector lands in trouble for insulting Buhari, Osinbajo on Facebook

The Yobe state police command has arrested a mobile police inspector on special duty in the state for insulting President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and IGP on his Facebook page. Daily Post NG reports that CP Abdulmaliki Sunmonu, the commissioner of Police in the state, confirmed the incident, saying the Inspector was invited Read more

FG: El-zakzaky frustrating Indian hospital authorities/newsheadline247
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Shiites: Why our leader El-Zakzaky returned from India, abandoned medical treatment

  The Shiites members in the fold of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, have disclosed the reason behind Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky’s hasty return from India without receiving medical treatment. According to the group, the decision to leave India was because of El-Zakzaky’s refusal to succumb to the imposition of medical treatment by the Nigerian Read more

Moghalu slams Buhari over directive to CBN on food import/newsheadline247.com
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Moghalu criticises Buhari over directive to CBN on food import

Professor Kingsley Moghalu, the presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Congress (YPP) in the 2019 general elections, has faulted President Muhammadu Buhari for imposing a ban on provision of foreign exchange for the importation of food into the country. Professor Moghalu criticised  President Buhari’s directive to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) during an interview Read more