Wednesday, 8th December 2021
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6 Aug
The killing spree of January 15, 1966, is more evocative than the arrest and killing of Major-General J.T.U Aguiyi-Ironsi and Colonel Adekunle Fajuyi on July 29, 1966
29 Jul
Today is the 55th anniversary of the assassination of the first military ruler of Nigeria, Major-General J.T.U Aguiyi-Ironsi. He was killed in Ibadan by mutinous soldiers
9 Mar 2020
No doubt, Fajuyi’s place in authentic history is assured. He is elevated to the pantheon of men who have stood for principle and will never be forgotten any time events of 1966 are recalled.


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The death toll from the eruption of Indonesia's Mount Semeru has risen to 39, authorities said Wednesday, as rescuers scrambled to retrieve more bodies under the threat of further volcanic activity.
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Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Wednesday said he will not resign despite the calls, following recurring ijail breaks across the country in the past one year. Aregbesola, whose ministry oversees the Nigeria Correctional Service across the country, spoke to newsmen at the end of the weekly virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) which held at…
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Brazilian football legend has been hospitalized for treatment of a previously identified colon tumour, his doctors said Wednesday, the latest health problem for the 81-year-old icon.
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An operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and four contract staff at Conoil field in Bayelsa, kidnapped by suspected pirates on Dec. 1, have regained freedom.
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Saudi Arabia authorities have suspended flights coming from Nigeria into the kingdom due to the outbreak of the new COVID-19 variant Omicron. An official of the Saudi embassy in Nigeria who did not want his name mentioned because he was not authorized to interface with the media, said the Kingdom took the decision to prevent…