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MILITARY

Two Observations As Nigerian Army Designs Armoured Tricycles For Operation Against Bandits

The Nigerian Army has designed a prototype of an armoured tricycle, popularly known as Keke Napep, for combat operations against bandits and terrorists in the northern part of the country. A journalist, Murtala, posted a picture of the tricycle on his verified Twitter handle on Sunday, October 17, 2021.

  1 year ago ago
Two Observations As Nigerian Army Designs Armoured Tricycles For Operation Against Bandits

MILITARY

I sell each bullet at the cost of N100, While AK47 and AK49 for N700,000 And N1m - Man Reveals

It was a surprise message on social media as a Maiduguri-based Twitter user known as Dan-Borno @DanBorno shared a shot a video of arms dealer in the state.He revealed the amount for each bullet including the cost of each AK47 and AK49 rifles.He said that each of these items is sold to bandits and other terrorist groups in the state.

  1 year ago ago
I sell each bullet at the cost of N100, While AK47 and AK49 for N700,000 And N1m - Man Reveals

POLITICS

List Of Oyo State Governors From 1976 Till Date

Oyo State was created by the Murtala/Obasanjo military regime in 1976. It was created from part of the Western State. Photo file: Makinde, Ajimobi and others Between 1976 and now, 18 governors have governed the South West State between 1976 and now. Many of the governors were military administrators.

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List Of Oyo State Governors From 1976 Till Date

MILITARY

Meet The Only Former Military Governor Of Imo State From The Hausa Tribe

Imo State was created in 1976 by the Murtala/Obasanjo military regime. It was created from part of the East Central State. Imo is one of the five states in the eastern part of the country. The first governor to rule Imo State was Ndubuisi Kanu. 15 people have ruled the state between 1976 and now.

  1 year ago ago
Meet The Only Former Military Governor Of Imo State From The Hausa Tribe

EDUCATION

Meet Dr. Murtala Sale, ABU Zaria overall best graduating medicine student with 13 distinctive awards

It's widely known to all how difficult it is to be a pass-grade student in medical school courses. But Ahmadu Bello University Zaria has unveiled their distinctive medical student in the person of Dr. Murtala sale Dandasiere with consistently excellent performance. Dr. Murtala sale is known to be a graduate with an incredible 13 distinctions which is the highest so far gotten by any medical graduate of ABU Zaria.

  1 year ago ago
Meet Dr. Murtala Sale, ABU Zaria overall best graduating medicine student with 13 distinctive awards

MILITARY

Check out 1975 Throwback Photo Of Generals Olusegun Obasanjo And Murtala Mohammed

Nigeria has had many military leaders after independence, each of them came to power through a series of military coups. Some of these coups were bloodless and the others not so much. The military heads of state themselves didn't have very long terms in office after they took power.

  1 year ago ago
Check out 1975 Throwback Photo Of Generals Olusegun Obasanjo And Murtala Mohammed

POLITICS

Remembering 2 Nigerian Major Generals who Were Killed For Their Involvement In Alleged Failed Coup Attempts

It is important sometimes to remember past events .They help us to teach ourselves on the best way to live out lives.They also help us to teach younger people the important lessons on life.This is necessary because we remain pilgrims and travellers in life until we die.

  1 year ago ago
Remembering 2 Nigerian Major Generals who Were Killed For Their Involvement In Alleged Failed Coup Attempts

POLITICS

Why Yakubu Gowon Didn't Hand Over To A Civilian Ruler During His Regime

Yakubu Gowon Nigeria's Head of State from August 1966 to July 1975, succeeding Johnson Aguiyi-Ironsi and preceding Murtala Mohammed. However, in 1974 he declared that a civilian government could not take power within two years as promised. When Yakubu Gowon became Head of State, he hoped that three months, six months the most, he would be done and hand over power.

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Why Yakubu Gowon Didn't Hand Over To A Civilian Ruler During His Regime

POLITICS

Adamawa 2023: Meet the Top 3 contenders to watch out for

Although 2023 is still far to most political watchers in Adamawa State, as the clock ticks, there are Political gladiators to watch out especially those perceived to be nursing the ambition of becoming the Next Governor of the State.Notable among them are  1.Bala James Ngilari Bala James Ngilari is a Nigerian lawyer and former governor of Adamawa State, Nigeria from October 1, 2014 to May 29, 2015.

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Adamawa 2023: Meet the Top 3 contenders to watch out for

POLITICS

2 Former Governors Of Imo State Who Were Yoruba By Tribe

The Murtala/Obasanjo military administration created Imo State in 1976. It was formed from a section of the former East Central State. Imo is one of the five states in the eastern region. Ndubuisi Kanu was the first governor of Imo State. Between 1976 and present, the state has been ruled by 15 different people.

  1 year ago ago
2 Former Governors Of Imo State Who Were Yoruba By Tribe

MILITARY

Two Things To Note As Nigerian Army Develops Armoured Tricycles For Combat Operations

The Nigerian Army has developed a prototype of an armoured tricycle, dubbed Keke Napep, for use in combat operations against terrorists in the northern region. On Sunday, October 17, 2021, a journalist named Murtala shared a photo of the tricycle on his verified Twitter account.

  1 year ago ago
Two Things To Note As Nigerian Army Develops Armoured Tricycles For Combat Operations

SPORTS

What You Probably Don't Know About Ondo Cultural Dressing And Why They Are Different From Others

The Ondo Kingdom is naturally ruled by an Osemawe, the one who develops the land as a king and strengthens its connections to other regions of the country and other cities.The Osemawe is usually an indigene of the state and belongs to the Yoruba tribe.In the meanwhile, the Alaafin died and the twins could return to their homeland from their wandering.

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What You Probably Don't Know About Ondo Cultural Dressing And Why They Are Different From Others

TRAVEL

Aeroplane leaves track and gets stuck in mud. See how airport staff are trying to dig out the tyres

An Ethiopian airline Aeroplane got stuck in Lagos at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport Lagos. The airplane which lost track of the runway got stuck in a mud, making it difficult to move. At the sight of the incidence, staff of the airport are trying to dig out the tyres of the air bird from the mud.

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Aeroplane leaves track and gets stuck in mud. See how airport staff are trying to dig out the tyres

SOCIETY

Normalcy Returns Day After Trailer Rammed Into Guardian Newspapers Gate

Normalcy has returned to the Apapa-Oshodi expressway after drivers, security men escaped by a whisker when a trailer broke into the premises of the Guardian newspaper, destroyed the gate of the company and the fence yesterday. It was learnt that apart from the trailer, three other vehicles were involved in the accident in front of The newspapers company.

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Normalcy Returns Day After Trailer Rammed Into Guardian Newspapers Gate

SOCIETY

Top Lagos Politician Caught With Cocaine At Airport

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has apprehended former vice-chairman of Lagos-island East Council, Asekun for drug trafficking Mr Asekun was a member of the Action Congress Of Nigeria (ACN) in 2011, when he coordinated security for the LCDA Election in Lagos The operatives disclosed that Asekun was caught at Murtala Muhammad International Airport, Lagos State with a kilograms of Cocaine concealed in five pair of palm slippers trying to take a virgin Atlantic flight to London, US In the case of tracking him, the sum of N131 million was seized from his account and another N14 million was blocked from one of his trafficker account The suspect claim to be an international automobile dealer in his statement to the anti-drug trafficking organization.

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Top Lagos Politician Caught With Cocaine At Airport

TRAVEL

News Headlines: Airplane Gets Stuck Up In Mud At Lagos Airport, NYSC Members Can Be Mobilize For War

Airplane Got Stuck Up In Mud At Murtala Muhammed International Airport An Airplane have reportedly got stuck up in mud at Murtala Muhammed Airport, Ikeja, Lagos, while trying to take off. The Ethiopian Airlines Flight skidded off the runaway and ran into a muddy area where it got stuck.

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News Headlines: Airplane Gets Stuck Up In Mud At Lagos Airport, NYSC Members Can Be Mobilize For War

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: 64 People Injured As Petrol Tanker Explodes In Kano, NYLF Speaks On Insecurity

64 People Injured As Petrol Tanker Explodes In Kano. No fewer than 64 people sustained various degrees of injuries after a petrol tanker exploded in Kano on Saturday evening.Photo Credit: Daily Trust Daily Trust gathered that the tanker exploded into flames while offloading fuel at the Al-Hisan filing station located at Ali Gusau Street, Sharada area of Kano metropolis.Photo Credit: Google

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Today's Headlines: 64 People Injured As Petrol Tanker Explodes In Kano, NYLF Speaks On Insecurity

TRAVEL

Bayelsa State Governor, Aides allegedly Disregard Airport Security Procedures.

Douye Diri, the Bayelsa State Governor, and his aides allegedly disregard airport security procedures at Murtala Muhammed Domestic Airport in Lagos Nigeria. According to Sahara Reporters, an eyewitness said that the Governor, aides blatantly breached the airport rules, especially at the check point. The governor who arrived at the airport by 12pm on Wednesday, with his aides headed to the check points where they displayed outright disregard for the rules at the airport which alerted the securities.

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Bayelsa State Governor, Aides allegedly Disregard Airport Security Procedures.

TRAVEL

Pictures of the Airplane that got stuck in the mud at Murtala Muhammed International Airport (Photos)

While attempting to take off from Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Ikeja, Lagos, an Ethiopian aircraft became trapped in the mud yesterday, June 3rd, 2021. The plane skidded off the runway and became stranded in a swamp. Workers at the airport were seen battling to get the plane's tire out of the mud.

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Pictures of the Airplane that got stuck in the mud at Murtala Muhammed International Airport (Photos)

SOCIETY

Security Operatives Nabs Nigerian Man Who Hid Heroine in His Anus At Lagos Airport

As security operatives in the country intensify efforts to eradicate drugs smuggling in the country, a Pakistan returnee, Ezenyeche Kingsley Ebuka, has been arrested by NDLEA operatives for attempting to bring heroine into Nigeria. Ebuka was said to have been arrested at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, Ikeja Lagos on his arrival on Turkish airline flight from Pakistan with the illicit drug.

  1 year ago ago
Security Operatives Nabs Nigerian Man Who Hid Heroine in His Anus At Lagos Airport