Suspected Fulani Herdsmen Attack Nasarawa, Kill Four Women, 2 Others

No fewer than six people have been reportedly killed in Nasarawa State by gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen. Reports reaching Naija News confirmed that the farmers were killed in a Tiv settlement in Keana Local Government Area of the state during the last weekend. Confirming the disturbing occurrence to reporters in a statement dated …

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Nigerian constitution is evil, greatest enemy of our democracy – Ex-Kogi Gov, Clarence Olafemi

A former Acting Governor of Kogi State, Chief Clarence Olafemi has described the 1999 Nigerian constitution as evil and the greatest enemy of the nation’s democracy. Olafemi, in this exclusive interview with DAILY POST on Sunday speaks about June 12 and other burning issues in the country. Excerpts What is your perception about June 12? …

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Army to Boko Haram insurgents: Surrender and seek forgiveness

The Nigerian army has asked Boko Haram insurgents to drop their arms, “seek forgiveness and reconciliation”. This request was made on Sunday by the general officer commanding (GOC), 7 Division, Nigerian army, AA Eyitayo at an event organised for journalists by the army in Maiduguri, Borno state capital. Eyitayo said Boko Haram insurgents are in a …

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FBNInsurance motivates agents to drive retail market

FBNInsurance Limited said it rewarded its outstanding financial advisors, sales managers, senior sales manager and area sales managers to motivate its retail sales force and in line with its corporate strategy. It said in a statement titled ‘FBNInsurance rewards retail agents’ that they were recognised during its 2020 MD/CEO Ember Award and The Retail Annual… …

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Top Nigerian Newspaper Headlines For Today, Monday, 14th June, 2021

Good morning Nigeria, welcome to Naija News roundup of top newspaper headlines in Nigeria for today Monday, 14th June 2021 1. Again, Obasanjo Writes Open Letter To President Buhari A former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo, has again taken to his notepad and pen to write an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari. Obasanjo, who …

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I Can’t Bring Down Palace For Herdsmen – Akeredolu Faults Open Grazing

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has rejected President Muhammadu Buhari’s call for the continuation of open grazing for herdsmen. Naija News recalls that 17 southern governors had after a meeting in Delta State imposed a ban on open grazing in the region. But President Muhammadu Buhari had directed states to revive cattle grazing routes across the country. …

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Buhari’s cow routes gazette doesn’t exist, grazing ban stays, say states

Ondo, Delta, Cross River, Enugu, Benue and Akwa Ibom state governments on Sunday faulted the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), over the existence of a gazette, which marked out grazing routes for cattle across the country. Officials of the state governments, who stated this in separate interviews with The PUNCH, also insisted on the… …

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Police tackle ‘200’ bandits during Zamfara highway robbery, claim casualties

The Zamfara State Police Command has succeeded in repelling a robbery along Gusau – Sokoto Road, near Dogon Karfe in the Bakura Local Governmrnt Area. In a statement, the spokesperson for the command, SP Mohammed Shehu, said the attack was foiled by the police tactical unit operatives deployed to safeguard the road. Shehu said, “At… …

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