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  • Okoh leads 470 Anglicans to Nairobi conference
    THE Primate of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Archbishop Nicholas Okoh, left Abuja Sunday as the head of Nigeria’s 470-man delegation to Kenya, to attend the second Global Anglican Future Conference (GAFCON), opening today.While in Na…
    - 20 Oct 13, 11:00pm -
  • Eight die, 61 hospitalised over Plateau’s cholera outbreak

    Eight die, 61 hospitalised over Plateau’s cholera outbreak

    EIGHT persons have died and 61 others hospitalised over an outbreak of cholera in Namu village in the Qua’pan Local Council of Plateau State. Namu hosts people who were displaced during the violent crisis in the Obi Local Council of Nasarawa State…
    - 20 Oct 13, 11:00pm -
  • Bomber kills self, 31 others in Syria

    Bomber kills self, 31 others in Syria

    A SUICIDE bomber blew up a truck packed with explosives at an army checkpoint in Syria's central city of Hama Sunday, killing at least 31 people, a monitoring group said."At least 31 people, including regime troops, were killed when a man detonated…
    - 20 Oct 13, 11:00pm -
  • S’East, S’South govs meet
    SOUTH-EAST and South-South governors Sunday resolved to work together for the economic development and unity of the geo-political zones.Saying they would remain committed to the administration of President Goodluck Jonathan, the governors also discl…
    - 20 Oct 13, 11:00pm -

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  • newSokoto Sultanate to establish female university

    Sokoto Sultanate to establish female university

    The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, said on Saturday that arrangement has been concluded by the Sultanate Council to establish a female university in the state. He spoke at the launch of three books authored by Dr Sa’adiya Bello, the Dir…
    - 6 hours ago, 20 Apr 14, 12:00am -
  • newBorno residents witness first rain in 2014

    Borno residents witness  first rain in 2014

    Residents of Maiduguri, Borno state capital, have witnessed their first rain in 2014, recording light showers lasting about 45 minutes. The rain which started at about 3.30 p.m. ended at about 4.15 p.m. in most parts of the city. Residents expressed…
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 11:00pm -
  • new5 unresolved riddles about Jesus Christ

    5 unresolved riddles about Jesus Christ dredges up some five salient issues about the life and times of Jesus Christ. P.M.NEWS shares the article with our readers. Happy Easter! 1. When was Jesus born? Though most Christians celebrate the birth of Jesus on Dec. 25, there’…
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 10:45pm -
  • newPolice officer caught on video beating a woman arrested

    Police officer caught on video beating a woman arrested

    A police officer caught on video beating a civilian woman in Lagos state has been arrested after an investigation by the Lagos State Command. In a statement released by Frank Mba, the Force Public Relations Officer, on his website,,…
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 10:22pm -
  • newPSG beat Lyon to win French League Cup

    PSG beat Lyon to win French League Cup

    Paris Saint-Germain won France’s League Cup today, beating Lyon 2-1 in the final at the Stade de France to secure the first leg of a likely domestic double. Edinson Cavani was the match-winner for Laurent Blanc’s side, scoring a first-half brace,…
    - 8 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 9:55pm -
  • newSecurity tips for churches, mosques

    Security tips for churches, mosques

    By Frank Mba Places of worship such as Churches and Mosques are traditionally regarded as places of peace. They are safe heavens and sanctuaries for worshipping and experiencing God’s love, mercy and grace. They are hallowed places and somewhat imm…
    - 8 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 9:15pm -
  • newDeclaring our seats vacant could backfire , say Rep defectors

    Declaring our seats vacant could backfire , say Rep defectors

    Ayorinde Oluokun/Abuja The 37 members of Nigeria’s House of Representatives who defected from Peoples Democratic Party ,PDP to the All Progressives Congress, APC have warned that the insistence by some groups and personalities that their seats shou…
    - 9 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 8:15pm -
  • newNigerian students in Malaysia cry for justice

    Nigerian students in Malaysia cry for justice

    Nigerian Students in Malaysia said they are fed up with the constant intimidation, harassment and illegal arrests carried out on them by Malaysian authorities while staffers of the Nigerian High Commission are indifferent in complete disregard of the…
    - 10 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 8:05pm -

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  • new1997 coup pardon: Diya, Adisa’s family disagree over entitlements
    By Bashir Adefaka Some of the officers and families of those convicted in the 1997 alleged coup have reacted to the claim  by the former Chief of General Staff, Lt. General Oladipo Diya, that his pardon by government had been formalised with the pay…
    - 2 hours ago, 20 Apr 14, 3:38am -
  • new14 more kidnapped schoolgirls escape Islamists
    Another 14 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram Islamists in the northeast have escaped, leaving 85 missing on Saturday after an attack that has sparked global outrage, an official said.The post 14 more kidnapped schoolgirls escape Islamists…
    - 2 hours ago, 20 Apr 14, 3:27am -
  • newChristians are not saved
    God did not send Jeremiah to unbelievers. He sent him to the “Christians” of his day. God told Jeremiah to stand at the gate of the Lord's house and make a proclamation in the hearing of all those coming to church:The post Christians are not s…
    - 3 hours ago, 20 Apr 14, 3:01am -
  • newBomb scare in Yenagoa
    Residents of PDP  Road in the Yenizue-Gene suburb of Yenagoa,  Bayelsa State capital, were, yesterday, thrown into panic following a bomb scare.The post Bomb scare in Yenagoa appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 4 hours ago, 20 Apr 14, 1:43am -
  • newPolice stop pro-Jonathan rally in Bayelsa
    By Samuel Oyadongha,Yenagoa The police in Bayelsa State, yesterday, stopped members of a pro-Jonathan group from holding a rally over alleged infiltration of the group by miscreants. Bayelsa is President Goodluck Jonathan’s home state. The group, N…
    - 5 hours ago, 20 Apr 14, 12:52am -
  • newWorld Cup: Iran, not Nigeria, will qualify with Argentina — Dejagah
    Nigeria and Iran will open the Group F of the 2014 World Cup on June 16 and both countries’ football officials and players know that a bad start will spell doom for their campaign, most especially when Argentina have been tipped to clinch the top s…
    - 5 hours ago, 20 Apr 14, 12:44am -
  • newNigeria Under Siege: Al-Qaeda, Al-Shabab backing Boko Haram – American Security Expert
    A forensic criminologist and security co-ordinator at the American University of Nigeria, Dr. Lionel Von Frederck Rawlins has disclosed that Al-Qaeda and Al-Shabab terrorist organisations operating in the Islamic Maghreb and Arabian peninsula have b…
    - 5 hours ago, 20 Apr 14, 12:38am -
  • newAl-Qaeda, Al-Shabab are helping Boko Haram — Rawlins, American security expert
    What I would say is that it has got to the point where Boko Haram is killing people because Boko Haram is now proving a point that it can kill and get away with it. It has gone beyond religion, politics and ideology. It is a belief: ‘I can kill peo…
    - 6 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 11:59pm -

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      • Police get 13 new ACPs
        The Police Service Commission yesterday approved the promotion of 13 new Chief Superintendents of Police (CSPs) to the rank of Assistant Commissioners of Police (ACPs) in a move it said was aimed at rewarding hard work and excellent commitment to dut…
        - 4 Oct 12, 12:20am -
      • Book distribution: Minister threatens to blacklist defaulting publishers
        The Minister of State for Education, Mr. Nyesom Wike has said any publisher that would not meet up with the six weeks ultimatum given by the Federal Government in distributing text books to public primary and junior secondary schools in the country w…
        - 4 Oct 12, 12:18am -
      • N141bn debt: Otedola signs off properties, shares
         Controversial business mogul, Mr. Femi Otedola, has signed off some of his choice properties and shares in African Petroleum, AP, to defray the N141bn debt
        - 3 Oct 12, 7:41pm -
      • Independence Day broadcast: Transparency International restates stand on Nigeria. **** We got our report from newspaper, says Presidency
        World anti-corruption watchdog, Transparency International, TI, has debunked President Goodluck Jonathan’s claim that Nigeria was the second most improved country in the fight against graft. This is coming as the main opposition party, the Action C…
        - 2 Oct 12, 11:59pm -
      • NJC faults reappointment of Justice Adamu
        The National Judicial Council, NJC, yesterday described the continued stay in office by Justice Dalhatu Adamu as the acting President of the Court of Appeal as illegal and unconstitutional. The council, which made the declaration before a Federal Hig…
        - 2 Oct 12, 11:57pm -
      • Jonathan receives five new ambassadors
        President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday told five new ambassadors to the country that Nigeria wants increased trade and economic activities with their countries. President Jonathan received the envoys, Mrs. L. Ann Scott from Jamaica, Ambassadors Hoand…
        - 2 Oct 12, 11:54pm -
      • Pollution: Senate may sanction oil firms
        The Senate may soon prescribe heavy sanctions against oil companies whose exploration activities contribute to the severe pollution being experienced in the Niger Delta. This may be the major focus of the report of the Senate Committee on Environment…
        - 2 Oct 12, 11:47pm -
      • Nigeria not doing badly at 52, say Senators
        Senators yesterday debated a motion on Nigeria’s 52nd Independence anniversary and came up with the conclusion that the country has done well. The senators, however, expressed optimism that Nigeria’s future looks great. The motion, which was spon…
        - 2 Oct 12, 11:41pm -

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