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FEC okays N3.4trn promissory note to offset local debts, salaries

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA — THE Federal Executive Council, FEC, yesterday, approved the establishment of a Promissory Note Programme worth N3.4trillion for the settlement of inherited...

Thu Apr 4th, 2019     Read More →

Secondus greets elected PDP governors, legislators

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..says victory due to performance By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- National chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus has saluted governors and lawmakers elected on the platform...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Budget: Reps query Federal Fire Service over N60m increase in recurrent expenditure

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The House of Representatives, on Wednesday, queried the Federal Fire Service over N60 million increase in recurrent expenditure for the 2019 Budget. The development occurred when the acting...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

FEC approves N5.5bn for youth empowerment programme

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N5.5 billion for the training and provision of devices to 12,000 youths in N-Power Knowledge Multi-Track Youth Empowerment Programme. The...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Why the poor stay poor: The problem is unrestrained capitalism

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By Tabia Princewill OUR fundamental problem in Nigeria isn’t the quality of our elections, our problem lies at the heart of our understanding of democracy: up until recently, we had no...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Rivers Collation: Buhari, true democrat, says ILDC

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Chief Ugochukwu Nnam, President, Initiative for Leadership Development and Change (ILDC), on Wednesday said that early lead of Governor Nyesom Wike of PDP was a demonstration of President...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Executive bill on poverty alleviation to be sent to NASS soon — Presidency

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—THE Federal government, yesterday disclosed that it would soon conclude arrangements to send to the National Assembly, an Executive Bill on Poverty...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Presidency, NASS differ on N11.635b refund for Delta, Taraba

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By Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA— THE Presidency has frowned at decision of National Assembly to allegedly inflate the proposed refund of N78.602 billion by N11.635 billion to Delta and Taraba...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria back on path to recovery -FG

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The Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says Nigeria is on the path of taking its place among the comity of nations with various developmental programmes ongoing in different sectors of the...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Far away Fayemi

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By Abu Shekara PATRICK Ibrahim Yakowa’s maybe the slimmest margin of win in a governorship election. He polled 106 votes more than his opponent to be returned as elected in Kaduna State in...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Lassa fever outbreak: NCDC confirms 23 new cases, 4 deaths

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By Gabriel Olawale The Nigeria Centre for Diseases Control, NCDC, has confirmed 23 new cases of Lassa fever including 4 deaths. According to the report released on its website for the week 11th...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Photos Buhari arrives Dakar in Senegal

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President Muhammadu Buhari met with President of African Development Bank Dr Akinwunmi Adesina, Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna, Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi and Governor Umar Tanko...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

…high oil revenue does not equal better jobs or better … – Osinbajo

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Lagos – The Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says Nigeria is on the path of taking its place among the comity of nations with various developmental programmes ongoing in different...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari to attend inauguration of Senegalese President, Macky Sall

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President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Monday for Dakar, Senegal to attend the inauguration of Senegalese President, Macky Sall, following his re-election for a second term. Mr Femi...

Mon Apr 1st, 2019     Read More →

Heritage Bank promotes financial inclusion strategy on Global Money Week

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HERITAGE Bank Plc has joined the world to mark the Global Money Week (GMW) with series of educational programmes targeted at tutoring children on the importance of financial literacy, whilst...

Mon Apr 1st, 2019     Read More →