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Jigawa: How not to ‘help’ orphans

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THE states of the North-East and North-West geopolitical zones are among the poorest in the Federation, with the lowest profiles in education and human development indices. The 2018 National...

Wed Jan 9th, 2019     Read More →

FG plans new taxes to fund 2019 budget

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By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief & Sebastine Obasi LAGOS — Amid revenue shortfall pressures, the Federal Government intends to introduce new taxes in the fiscal year 2019 as part of its...

Fri Dec 21st, 2018     Read More →

Atiku has failed to gain traction – Lai Mohammed

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Abuja – The Federal Government has described as an “act of desperation’’, the statement credited to the PDP Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, that “killings...

Thu Dec 20th, 2018     Read More →

You are desperate – FG slams Atiku

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The Federal Government has described as an “act of desperation’’, the statement credited to the PDP Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, that “killings will continue if...

Thu Dec 20th, 2018     Read More →

Togo calm as polling stations open

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Security in Togo was tight Thursday as voters turned out for legislative elections overshadowed by bloody pre-ballot clashes and an opposition boycott. Togo Communal clashes claim 41 lives in...

Thu Dec 20th, 2018     Read More →

Budget: Buhari lists achievements on infrastructure

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President Muhammadu Buhari has identified infrastructure development as one of the areas in which his administration had made a lot of progress. Buhari presents 2019 budget The president stated...

Wed Dec 19th, 2018     Read More →

President Buhari’s 2019 Budget speech

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His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari President, Federal Republic of Nigeria At the Joint Session of the National Assembly, Abuja wednesday, 19TH December 2018 PROTOCOLS – It is my...

Wed Dec 19th, 2018     Read More →

How smart countries could hit economic boom with 5G

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…5G to add $565b to global GDP, $152 billion to tax revenue …Millimetre wave spectrum is key, says GSMA By Prince Osuagwu (Hi-Tech Editor) After proffering tips, recently on how...

Wed Dec 19th, 2018     Read More →

Delta govt replies critics, says Ijaw communities not neglected

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By Festus Ahon ASABA—Delta State Government has asked critics of the administration to stop misinforming the public about its activities, including policies and programmes. Delta State...

Wed Dec 19th, 2018     Read More →

Customs FOU Zone D, Bauchi intercepts N157m contraband

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THE anti-smuggling unit of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, the Federal Operations Unit, FOU, Zone D based in Bauchi, has impounded contraband goods worth N156. 61 million from January to...

Wed Dec 19th, 2018     Read More →

Atiku berates APC for bringing poverty, acute hunger to Nigerians

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The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, on Tuesday berated the dysfunctional All Progressives Congress (APC) and President Muhammadu Buhari, as having...

Tue Dec 18th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Any vote for Buhari means insecurity, killings, hunger, Dogara tells North East electorates

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*Asks Nigerians to evaluate their lives before, now By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA-Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara has declared that any vote for President Muhammadu...

Tue Dec 18th, 2018     Read More →

2019 election is a referendum on insecurity, killings & hunger – Dogara

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The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara has declared that the 2019 elections would be a referendum on the state of security and hunger in Nigeria. Dogara was speaking in...

Tue Dec 18th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari rejects NASS’ approval for refund of N488.7bn to states

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President Muhammadu Buhari has rejected the National Assembly’s approval for refund of N488.7 billion to State Governments for projects they executed on behalf of the Federal...

Tue Dec 18th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Dogara urges Gombe electorate to vote based on experience

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The Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara has called on voters in Gombe State to exercise their civic duties by voting based on experience and not sentiments in the 2019 general...

Tue Dec 18th, 2018     Read More →