Daily Archives: September 11, 2013

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AGN President, Ibinabo Fiberesima and Kate Henshaw are among a host of celebrities that will co-host the Nigerian premiere of Girl Rising, a flick from the stable of Cable Network News (CNN), on Friday October 11, at the Silvebird Cinemas in commemoration of the United Nations International Day of The Girl Child.

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As the people of Edo State await the release of human rights lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome, another female primary school teacher at Ekpoma, Esan West Local Government Area of the state, Mrs Queen Ogbodu was on Monday reportedly

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Relief once again came the way of embattled lawyer and socialite, Chief Fred Ajudua as a Lagos High Court, sitting in Ikeja granted him bail. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had arraigned Ajudua and his co-accused, Charles Hijiudu, in 2003 for allegedly defrauding two Dutch businessmen, Mr. Remy Cina and Pierre Vijgen, of about $1.69million between July 1999 and September 2000.

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The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has called for the unconditional release of the Anglican Archbishop of Niger Delta Province, Rev Ignatius Kattey, who was kidnapped recently. Making the demand yesterday, CAN president, Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor, also called for more severe punishment for kidnappers.


Human and vehicular movements were yesterday interrupted for hours when youths and members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Onitsha North Local Government Area of Anambra State, protested alleged substitution of their preferred candidate ahead of October 5 council election.


Presidency’s intervention yesterday staved off the plan by the Alhaji Bamanga Tukur-led Peoples Democratic Party ‘s (PDP) National Working Committee (NWC) to dissolve the Kano State exco under the leadership of Alhaji Adamu Aliyu Sumaila.

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As a prelude to last night’s meeting with stakeholders, President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday afternoon met behind closed-door with former Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida and former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Colonel Ahmadu Ali (rtd).

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