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Nigerian Army Raises Lassa Fever Alert

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Nation 

The headquarters 3 division of the Nigerian Army has raised a medical alert over the suspected death by Lassa fever of one of its soldiers.

Abuja Fed. High Court Affirms Order Suspending Trial Of CJN By CCT

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Nation 

The Federal High Court in Abuja has adjourned the suit seeking to stop plans by the federal government to dock the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onoghen, before the code of conduct tribunal, over the allegation of the non-asset declaration.

Pentagon Advises U.S. To Revamp Its Missile Defence Programme

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International News 

A Pentagon report has pressured the United States to conduct research into new technologies, such as a layer of sensors in space, to find and destroy incoming missiles.

Nine Arrests Made After Deadly Kenya Attack

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Nine people have been arrested in Kenya following an attack on a luxury hotel compound in the capital Nairobi that killed at least 21 people.

Zimbabwe Fuel Protest: Over 70 Treated For Gunshot Wounds

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Zimbabwean doctors said on Thursday they had treated nearly 70 people for gunshot wounds while police rounded up hundreds after violent protests triggered by President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s decision to steeply raise fuel prices.

Atiku Promises To Enhance Creative Industry

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Politics 

Former Vice President and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar says Nigeria must give due recognition to the creative industry as it contributes over five billion nairas to the country's Gross Domestic Product, GDP.

JOHESU Issues 15-Day Strike Notice

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Health 

The Joint Health Sector Unions, JOHESU, has threatened to resume the industrial action it suspended on May 30, 2018, if the issues in dispute are not resolved by Thursday, January 31, 2019.

INEC Seeks Collaboration Of Traditional Rulers In Plateau For Successful General Elections

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Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Plateau State has appealed to traditional rulers in the state to enlighten their subjects on the procedures for the conduct of the 2019 elections.

Osinbajo Says Buhari Unaware Of Onnoghen’s Arraignment Until Saturday

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Nation 

Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, says President Muhammadu Buhari was not aware that the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, was to be arraigned before the Code of Conduct Tribunal.

FG Scholarship Exams To Hold On Thursday

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Nation 

The Federal Government says the qualifying examination for the award of scholarships into Nigerian public tertiary institutions is slated for Thursday, January 17.

Atiku Plans To Run Private Sector Driven Economy

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Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has engaged the business community in Lagos assuring them of his plan to run a private sector driven economy if voted into office as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

Polytechnic Students, Graduates Want Professional Recognition From ARCON For HND Holders

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Education 

Students of architecture in polytechnics and graduates with the Higher National Diploma have urged the Architect Registration Council of Nigeria, ARCON, to accord them professional recognition for career progression.

Ihedioha Promises To Rebuild Education System In Imo

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Politics 

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha, has promised to rebuild the state's educational system and restore the dignity of the people if given the opportunity to serve.

Buhari Promises To Revive Ajaokutga Steel, Other Industries

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Politics 

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians to support his re-election bid and the candidature of other members of his ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in the coming general elections.

VP Osinbajo Presides Over NEC Meeting

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Nation 

Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, is currently presiding over the National Economic Council, NEC, at the State House, Abuja.

AGF Directs Freeze Of CJN Accounts

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Nation 

The Coalition of United Political Parties has leaked an official memo from the office of the attorney general of the federation directing the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit to freeze the account of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen over his asset declaration.

INEC Opens Election Monitoring Center

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Nation 

European Union Ambassadors have promised to support all initiatives by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, aimed at ensuring peaceful and credible election in Nigeria.

Justice Abang Eulogises Late Alex Badeh

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Nation 

A Federal High Court judge, Justice Okon Abang who is presiding over the trial of the late chief of defence staff, Alex Badeh, has described him as a man who had respect for the judiciary, peaceful throughout his trial and conducted himself well.

Kwara APC In Recognition Tussle Ahead Of Presidential Rally In Ilorin

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Nation 

Ahead of the planned visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to Ilorin, the Kwara state capital for his presidential rally, the court recognized faction of the APC in the state has urged him and the national leaders of the party to hand over the party's flag to its governorship candidates and other candidates that emerged on its platform.

Udom Commends DAAR Communications On Awards

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Nation 

Akwa Ibom state Governor Udom Emmanuel has commended DAAR communications for promoting development and democracy.