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Month: August 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari has signalled his administration’s readiness to negotiate the release of the over 200 girls abducted Chibok school girls, including exchanging them with Boko Haram detainees.
The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) has denied report it nominated Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, former Abia State governor, Mr. Orji Kalu and five others to negotiate on its behalf with the federal government.
Two pilots were arrested in Scotland on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol as they prepared to fly a passenger plane to the United States, police said Sunday.
Coach Sampson Siasia, who guided Nigeria’s Dream Team VI to a bronze medal at the Rio Olympics, has quit because of “a disrespectful system”. He said he was quitting after “a turbulent and incredible campaign in Brazil.”
The Joint Task Force in Ahoada East Local Government Area of Rivers State on Saturday night killed a notorious kidnapper General Igbudu and five others.
Chelsea swept to the top of the Premier League with a 3-0 victory over Burnley, while Arsenal won 3-1 at Watford to ease the pressure on Arsene Wenger on Saturday.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has resumed his duel with Robert Lewandowski to be the Bundesliga’s top scorer by netting twice in Saturday’s 2-1 win over Mainz on the opening weekend of the new season.
This was supposed to be the new – new! – Donald Trump, the more temperate Republican candidate who had emerged in the past two weeks seeking to broaden his appeal to a more diverse electorate.