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[By Gbenga Akingbule Ijagba, Maiduguri] Residents of Babanline area of Maiduguri metropolis were pleasantly surprised
A retired soldier has reportedly murdered his wife in cold blood, over her objection to his taking a second wife. The incident occurred in Igarra, Akoko–Edo Local Government Area of Edo State. The deceased – Mrs Onyonishoyi Ukana (Nee Akarutu) – was reportedly macheted in the middle of the night by her husband, Shakede Ukana, a retired Warrant Officer (WO 2) in the Nigerian Army.
[By CLEMENT NWOJI, Abuja] President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday directed the newly inaugurated Board of the Police Service Commission to cleanse the Nigerian Police of bad eggs who he described as “viruses” denting its image. He chided the police, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), other para-military service as well as the military for indulging in promotions not based on merit, competence, performance and qualifications of officers. The president also explained that this constitutes the reason there are “viruses and all kinds of characters in the police force,” leading to abysmal performance of some of them.
[By Gbenga Akingbule Ijagba, Maiduguri] About 16,000 people are currently living with the dreaded HIV/AIDS in Borno State, the state Commissioner for Health, , has said. Apart from HIV/AIDS, there are also reported cases of other sexually transmitted diseases and unwanted pregnancies.
Highlife music veteran, Fatai Rolling Dollar is dead at 85. The octogenarian passed on this morning at Ahmadiyya Hospital in Abule Egba, Lagos, southwest Nigeria
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By GBenga adenuga, Abuja • Presidency wades in, NWC pledges to resolve cases • Governors boycott Tukur’s wife’s foundation launch Twenty-three governors on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have perfected fresh plan to remove the PDP National Chairman, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, forcing the Presidency to embark on diplomatic moves at the weekend to save his neck. The governors hinged their grouse with Tukur on his style of leadership, which some of them described as obsolete and inconsistent with democratic values and tenets
Jonathan Maku by Taiye Agbaje, Abuja … says ‘negative politics’, not poverty, unemployment, responsible Worried by the low level of infrastructural development in the country, the Federal Government, yesterday, said it was unfortunate that trillions of naira that would have been channelled into developmental projects in the country were being wasted on insecurity. The Minister of Information, Labaran Maku, who made the remark in a phone-in programme on a national radio station, on Saturday, said the issue of insecurity has distracted the present government from its laudable programmes. “Unfortunately, one thing that has distracted this government and Nigerians from what we are doing is the issue of insecurity that we have seen in parts of the country, particularly in the North.