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We’re determined to qualify for 2017 AYC, says Flying Eagles’ goalkeeper trainer

Abuja, June 22, 2016 (NAN) Flying Eagles’ goalkeeper trainer Emeka Amadi says the team are determined to qualify for the 2017 African Youth Championship (AYC) billed to hold in Zambia.

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EFCC denies arrest of arms probe panel member, says corruption fighting back

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos The leadership of the anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has denied the arrest of a member of the Presidential Committee on Arms Procurement, Air Commodore Umar Mohammed by the Directorate of the State Security Service (DSS).

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Edo primaries: PDP greets Ize-Iyamu, lauds INEC, security agencies

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated its gubernatorial flag-bearer for the forthcoming Edo State Governorship Election, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu on his victory over the week.

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MASSOB petitions NJC over members detained

THE Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has petitioned the National Judicial Commission, NJC, over continued detention of 19 of its members, including a cripple, in prison custody since April, 2007.

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DHQ rejigs operations in Niger Delta, replaces security task force

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The Defence Headquarters has replaced the security task force operating in the Niger Delta of the country with a new outfit.

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Kashamu to Fayose: Don’t drag Buhari’s wife into your problem

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The member representing Ogun East Senatorial District, Senator Buruji Kashamu has urged Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayo Fayose not drag the Wife of President Hajia Aisha Buhari into his problems with the Economic Financial and other Crimes Commission (EFCC).

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LASG seals 30 illegal patent medicine stores, pharmacies

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos Lagos State Ministry of Health has sealed 30 illegal patent medicine stores and pharmacies in Ajeromi-Ifelodun Local Government Area.

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New IGP moves to withdraw personnel from VIPs, companies

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The Acting Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr Ibrahim Idris has hinted that the force would review the deployment of special units’ personnel to individuals and private companies.

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Ambode canvasses private sector for youth employment scheme

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has canvassed the support of the Organised Private Sector (OPS) to key into the graduate internship scheme of the State Government.

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Recruitment: Adawama police arrest 19 over fake results

By Munir Mubi, Yola The Adamawa State Police Command has arrested about 19 applicants seeking enlistment into the force in the ongoing nationwide recruitment for being in possession of fake results.

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