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Gabrielle Giffords Stars in New Gun Reform Ad

Gabrielle Giffords THE TICKET Former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot in the head in Tucson in January 2011, narrates an ad released on Monday calling for universal background checks for gun buyers...

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APC Formation Is In Nigeria’s Best Interest -Tinubu

A Former Lagos State governor, Bola Tinubu, said the formation of the All Progressive Congress (ACP) by four opposition parties was in the interest of the nation. ...

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Attack on Health Workers: Police Arrest Three Broadcasters in Kano

State Commissioner of police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris By Ibrahim Shuaibu The police in Kano have detained three broadcasting staff of Wazobia FM in Kano over alleged incitement on the polio exercise in a Hausa programme tagged “SANDAR GIRMA” aired in the state last week...

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AFCON 2013: Stephen Keshi Reportedly Resigns

Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi Unconfirmed reports out of South Africa are indicating that Stephen Keshi may have resigned as Super Eagles head coach. According to the reports, the former national team skipper is said to have handed in his resignation letter soon after guiding Nigeria toher first African Nations Cup title in South Africa on Sunday evening. ...

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Bayero’s Attack: Police Parade 7 Suspects

Emir of Kano Alhaji Ado Bayero ... Declare eight suspects wanted Ibrahim Shuaibu Kano State Police Command has paraded the seven suspects arrested in connection with the attack on Emir of Kano,  Alhaji Ado Bayero's convoy...

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Unknown Gunmen Kill Three Persons, 23 Cows in Plateau

Governor Jonah Jang Seriki Adinoyi Unknown men on Monday allegedly opened fire on farmers in their farmlands killing three persons and 23 Cows in Kassa village of Barkinladi LGA of Plateau State. ...

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Gov. Shema Signs 2013 Budget Into Law

Gov. Ibrahim Shema of Katsina State on Monday signed the state's 2013 budget of N114.1 billion into law. ...

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N30m Fraud: Absence Of Judge Stalls Dep. Speaker’s Trial

The absence of Justice Marcellous Awokenlehin of Federal High Court, Kaduna, on Monday stalled hearing of the case of alleged fraud against the Deputy Speaker, Kaduna State House of Assembly, Dr Mato Dogara. Dogara and six others were charged before the court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday Jan...

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EFCC Re-arraigns Femi Fani-Kayode Over Alleged Money Laundering

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday re-arraigned a former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, over alleged money laundering. Fani-Kayode appeared before Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia of a Federal High Court in Lagos, on a 47-count charge...

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Sokoto Govt. Begins Demolition Of Illegal Structures

The Sokoto State Commissioner for Lands and Housing, Alhaji Nasiru Dantsoho , said the ministry had commenced demolition of all illegal structures in Sokoto city and its environs . ...

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