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Presidential election expenses must not exceed N5bn —Senate

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By Henry Umoru …says gov, senatorial, Reps must not exceed N1bn, N100m, N70m ABUJA—AHEAD of the 2019 presidential and general elections, the Senate has said election expenses for...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

UBEC to release N142.5bn to states

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…as UNICEF says 10.5m under-14 Nigerians are out-of-school; 1.1m in Bauchi Kaduna—Universal Basic Education Commission, UBEC, will be disbursing N142.58 billion to support education...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

2019: We’re not jittery over Atiku, APC govs boast

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Seek Buhari’s intervention over party primaries Govs, Ministers want Oshiomhole’s sack By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE All Progressives Congress, APC, Governors Wednesday said...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →

Senate urges FG to raise investigative panel on missing Army general

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The Senate has called on the Federal Government to constitute a panel to investigate the disappearance of retired Maj.-Gen. Idris Alkali and the recovery of some vehicles from a mining pond in...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →

Senate President swears in 2 new senators

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The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has administered the oath of office on Lawal Gumau (APC- Bauchi South) and Ahmed Babba-Kaita (APC- Katsina North) as senators of the Federal Republic...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →

Out-of-school: Nigeria losing out on literate, skilled workforce – UNICEF

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The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF), says Nigeria is losing out on a literate and skilled workforce it needs to grow economically due to huge number of out of school...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →

CBN revokes licence of microfinance bank

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The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, yesterday, said it has revoked the licence of Garu Microfinance Bank, a microfinance institution in Bauchi state. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, a...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →

CBN revokes another bank’s licence

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The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Tuesay, said it has revoked the licence of Garu Microfinance Bank, a microfinance institution in Bauchi state. Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin...

Tue Oct 9th, 2018     Read More →

UNDP Human Devt. Index: Obaseki targets best-performer status for Edo

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The Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has said that the ongoing reforms in education and health sectors would put Edo in the league of the best performing states in subsequent human...

Tue Oct 9th, 2018     Read More →

Anxiety over fate of Saraki, Dogara as NASS resumes

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By Clifford Ndujihe & Henry Umoru •We’ll remove Saraki at the slightest opportunity — APC senators •Any attempt to remove him’ll be resisted, PDP senators...

Tue Oct 9th, 2018     Read More →

APC primaries : Buhari wades in to douse tension in states

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By Soni Daniel, Dayo Johnson, Clifford Ndujihe, Jimitota Onoyume, Wole Mosadomi, Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Daud Olatunji, Rotimi Ojomoyela, Omeiza Ajayi & Davies Iheamachor •As Govs Akeredolu,...

Thu Oct 4th, 2018     Read More →

Missing general: Army pulls out another vehicle from Jos pond

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The Nigeria Army has pulled out another vehicle from the mining pond in Dura Du, Jos, where missing Gen. Idris Alkali (rtd) car was found on Saturday. The search operation, jointly carried out by...

Tue Oct 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Uduaghan, Al-Makura, Amosun cleared as APC Senatorial aspirants(Full List)

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SOUTH SOUTH AKWA – IBOM STATE S/N . NAME SENATORIAL DISTRICT . DECISION 1.GODSWILL O. AKPABIO AKWA-IBOM NORTH – WEST CLEARED 2.SEN. EFFIONG NELSON ASUQUO AKWA-IBOM SOUTH ....

Tue Oct 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Court strikes out suit challenging Senate’s power to summon IGP

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Tuesday, struck out a suit the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris, filed to challenge the powers of...

Tue Oct 2nd, 2018     Read More →

2019: Intra-party tensions, as more PDP, APC candidates emerge

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Emmanuel Aziken, Clifford Ndujihe, Festus Ahon, Ochuko Akuopha, Bashir Bello, David Odama, Peter Duru, Abdulmumin Murtala, Harris-Okon Emmanuel,...

Tue Oct 2nd, 2018     Read More →