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Amosun, Adebule to grace MSSN-Lagos Quran competition

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…As Ashafa praises Buhari for teaching Quran at Ramadan event Ogun State Governor Ibikunle Amosun, Lagos State Deputy Governor Dr Idiat Adebule, Chief Executive Officer of Bua Group Alhaji...

Fri May 25th, 2018     Read More →

Court declares Jibrin’s suspension for 180 days illegal

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, yesterday, knocked the House of Representatives, saying it acted illegally when it suspended its former Chairman on...

Fri May 25th, 2018     Read More →

Banned drugs: Pay more attention to your homes, Barr Ipiniso, Ex-DG, NDLEA

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•Self-restraints should not be limited to Ramadan —NASFAT President Former Director General, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Barrister Lanre Sulaiman Ipiniso, has advised...

Fri May 25th, 2018     Read More →

Our divestment plan for PAN Nigeria still on track – AMCON

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Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, has said its divestment plan for PAN Nigeria Limited, assemblers of Peugeot brand of automobiles in Nigeria is still on track. The corporation...

Fri May 25th, 2018     Read More →

APC Confirms June 23 for its National Convention

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The All Progressives Congress APC has scheduled its National Convention for Saturday, June 23, 2018. Supporters of Bamidele Ojo jubilating as he emerge as the Ayobo...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

AI Report: CSOs task Nigerian Army to investigate, punish officers

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By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- CIVIL Society Organisations, CSOs, Thursday, tasked the Nigerian Army to swing into action and investigate its officers and men accused of rape of women in Internally...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

Senior civil servants seek review of pay package

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, ASCSN, yesterday, pleaded with the Federal Government to take advantage of ongoing process of reviewing upward the national...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

PDP decries alleged threat against Gov. Wike

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has drawn the attention of Nigerians and the international community to what it described as “threat against Gov. Nysome Wike of Rivers by the Federal...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

NASS to transmit 2018 Budget to Presidency Friday – Saraki

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – BARING any last minute changes, the National Assembly will transmit the 2018 Budget to the Presidency Friday.President Muhammadu Buhari (right), welcome Senate...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari Writes Senate, requests for confirmation of Musiliu Smith as Chairman, PSC

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Henry Umoru ABUJA- PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate, requesting for the screening and subsequent confirmation of former Inspector- General of Police, IGP, Musiliu Adeola Smith...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

2019 Presidency:I’ ll run under YPP, says ex-CBN Dep Gov, Moghalu

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ABUJA-FORMER Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, and 2019 presidential hopeful, Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, has declared to seek election under the Young Progressive Party, YPP. Moghalu,...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

Dickson to Buhari: Without devolution, restructuring, there won’t be stability

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ABUJA-GOVERNOR Siriake Dickson of Bayelsa state told President Muhammadu Buhari that Nigeria was in dire need of restructuring and devolution of power, saying without it there will not be...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

Pakistan condemns killing of 60 unarmed Palestinian demonstrators

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The High Commission of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and Pakistani community based in Abuja recently condemned the killing of 60 unarmed Palestinian demonstrators at Gaza while other 2700 were...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

We didn’t receive a dime from Buhari’s government – CAN

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ABEOKUTA- Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has said that the Association did not receive any dime from President Muhammadu Buhari’s government since he assumed office three years ago....

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

FG makes N50.45bn from bonds auction

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The Federal Government has recorded N50.45 billion from its May bonds auction, lower than the N70 billion it targeted to raise, the Debt Management Office (DMO), has said. According to the auction...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →