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No N-power ghost beneficiaries – FG

N-Power
The Federal Government has said that the political will demonstrated in the execution of the N-Power programme insulated it from corruption and other forms of sharp practices that marred similar youth empowerment endeavours in the past.

Adeyanju, Atoye, Raphael lead one million man #FreeSoworeNow protest Wednesday

Deji Adeyanju, the convener of pro-democracy and good governance group, Concerned Nigerians; Ariyo Dare Atoye of Concerned Nigerians, Coalition in Defence of Nigerian Democracy and Constitution and Adebayo Raphael of Free Nigeria Movement, alongside several other comrades, have said that the groups are set to stage a one-million man protest tomorrow being Wednesday, the 14th of August, 2019 to demand the unconditional release of the presidential candidate of the African Action Congress, AAC, in the 2019 general elections, Mr. Omoyele Sowore.

Abia Assembly’s intervention over border clashes: NEMA visits warring community

Following the intervention of the Abia State House of Assembly, the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has visited Isu clan in Arochukwu Local Government Area of Abia State, which has been enmeshed in border crises with the people of Utuma in neighbouring Cross River State leaving many in need of relief materials from the Agency.

Video: Anthony Joshua mingles with Nigerians in Lagos slum, Stadium

Anthony Joshua
Former World Heavyweight Champions, Anthony Joshua, is having great fun as he mingles with Nigerians at Makoko and at the National Stadium, Surulere on Saturday.

Fire guts Enugu market, destroys goods worth millions of naira

Fire, market, Enugu
An early morning fire at Amaigbo Market in Obiagu, a sprawling suburb in Enugu, on Friday, destroyed goods worth millions of naira.

Bayelsa oil communities reject oil companies’ MoU, say it’s fraudulent

Oil
The oil-bearing communities in the Nembe Council Area of Bayelsa have described as fraudulent the Global Memorandum of Understanding (GMoU) drawn by the International Oil Companies (IOCs) operating in their areas.

Breaking: Kidnapped Rivers monarch regains freedom after paying ransom

Rivers state monarch, Eze Edison Omeodu of Omofe Rundele
The Rivers state monarch, Eze Edison Omeodu of Omofe Rundele in Emohua local government area of Rivers, who was kidnapped last week bu some unknown gunmen has regained his freedom.

Breaking: NASS gates shut as El- Zakzaky group, Shiites beat up,...

Shiite-Muslim
There was confusion at the National Assembly Complex, Tuesday, as the gates were hurriedly shut after member of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, also known as Shiites, allegedly shot two security operatives.

Americans agree Nigerians hardworking, most successful group in U.S

Nigerians
Nigerian-Americans are the most successful ethnic group in the United States, Candace Owens, a celebrity social commentator says.

Otedola’s wife, daughter escape death in London fire incident

Otedola’s wife, daughter escape death in London fire incident
Nana Otedola, the wife of oil magnate and billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola and her daughter Tolani, have escaped death as their London apartment gutted by fire.