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Confirmation of Olukoyede as EFCC scribe divides Senate

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By Henry Umoru THE Senate yesterday was sharply divided over the confirmation of the nomination of Mr. Olanipekun Olukoyede as the Secretary of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,...

Thu Nov 29th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Senate suspends Olukoyede’s confirmation as EFCC Secretary

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The Senate, on Tuesday, suspended the confirmation of Olanipekun Olukoyede as Secretary to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. Corruption Allegations: Why we can’t arrest...

Tue Nov 27th, 2018     Read More →

NAICOM restructures, creates 20 state branches

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By Rosemary Onuoha THE National Insurance Commission, NAICOM, has created 20 additional state branch offices across the six geo-political zones. NAICOM office The Commission stated that four out...

Tue Nov 27th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria’s taxpayer population hits 33m — Fowler

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The country’s taxpayer roll is set to hit 33 million. This was disclosed by Mr. Tunde Fowler, Chairman, Joint Tax Board (JTB) and Executive Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) at...

Mon Nov 26th, 2018     Read More →

2019: N-East APC leaders, govs vow to deliver region to Buhari

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By Charles Agwam LEADERS of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the six North East states weekend vowed to remove geopolitical sentiments and ensure the defeat of the Peoples Democratic Party,...

Mon Nov 26th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Buhari gets governors’ endorsement

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Governors from North East rose from a meeting on Sunday where they assessed the performance of President Muhammadu Buhari and resolved the government had done well and the president deserved a...

Mon Nov 26th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Senate Leader dismisses PDP’s chances

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Senate Leader, Ahmed Lawan, weekend, dismissed the chances of victory for the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in 2019 elections. Lawan said the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC,...

Mon Nov 26th, 2018     Read More →

SEC partners CAC to boost trading in unlisted securities

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By Nkiruka Nnorom IN a move to boost trading in unlisted securities, the Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, said it is working in conjunction with the Corporate Affairs Commission, CAC, to...

Mon Nov 26th, 2018     Read More →

FIRS: Making National, Regional and Global Impact

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By LEKAN BILESANMI The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) is attracting increasing recognition to its impressive tax and revenue administration records, a state of affairs that has seen revenue...

Sun Nov 25th, 2018     Read More →

Oni V Fayemi: A case to watch

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By Tonnie Iredia Following the declaration by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that the All Progressive Congress (APC) won the last Ekiti governorship election, the candidate...

Sun Nov 25th, 2018     Read More →

Stop open defecation, Health expert warns Nigerians

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An Abuja based Public Health Expert, Mr Gabriel Adeyemo, on Saturday, urged Nigerians to adopt good hygiene and stop open defecation. Adeyemo in an interview with newsmen in Abuja, said open...

Sat Nov 24th, 2018     Read More →

Police I-G deploys new AIG to Zone 2, Lagos

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Lagos – The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, has approved the deployment of Mr Lawal Shehu, as the new Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG), Zone 2, Onikan,...

Fri Nov 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Elders protest planned militarization of Ogoniland before Cleanup

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By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT – OGONI people have urged Federal Government, FG, to shelve perceived plan to militarise Ogoniland, Rivers state, by the Ministry of Environment over...

Fri Nov 23rd, 2018     Read More →

2019: APC says Kwara politics has taken a new direction

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that Kwara politics has taken a new direction through the people`s votes as seen in the Nov. 17 House of Representatives’ bye-election in the...

Fri Nov 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Price of cooking gas increased in October

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), said the average cost of refilling a five kilogramme (kg) cylinder for Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) increased from N2,107 recorded in September to...

Fri Nov 23rd, 2018     Read More →