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The Cicero and leading chameleon of the Senate

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By Chidi Odinkalu & Ayisha Osori YESTERDAY… Authors reviewed the beginning of National Assembly debate on constitutional amendment aimed at facilitating a third term for Obasanjo; the...

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2019: Atiku best among presidential candidates — Campaign coordinator

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As campaign for the 2019 general elections draws nearer, the Atiku Campaign Organisation has described former Vice President Atiku Abubakar as the best among the candidates lined up for the...

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Obasanjo recants, backs Atiku’s presidential bid

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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, went back on his “God will not forgive me” vows on Thursday and pledged to support Atiku Abubakar’s presidential bid, as candidate of the...

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FG should make refineries, oil assets work for Nigerians-IMF

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*Insists on tight monetary policy, structural reforms By Emeka Anaeto and Babajide Komolafe, in Bali Indonesia International Monetary Fund (IMF) has called on the federal government to make the...

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Onochie replies Atiku campaign organization, lists Buhari’s 64 achievements

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By Nwafor Sunday Following allegations of non-performance by the led administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, the social media aide to Mr President, Lauretta Onochie, Thursday, listed...

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Makarfi, Idris back Atiku

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By Ben Agande & Boluwaji Obahopo Kaduna—One of the aspirants in the just-concluded presidential primaries of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and former chairman of the caretaker committee...

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BoI disburses N2.8bn to 20,550 micro-enterprises in Kaduna

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Managing Director of Bank of Industry (BoI), Mr. Olukayode Pitan, said the bank has disbursed about N2.8 billion loans to over 20,550 micro-enterprises and 280 Small and Middle Enterprises (SMEs)...

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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...

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Kidnappers demand N50m ransom on Lobi Stars forward

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THE camp of Nigeria’s representatives in next year’s CAF Champions League, Lobi Stars have been thrown into confusion, following the forceful abduction of their forward Sunday Akleche...

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Igbo group demands realistic restructuring plan before 2019 elections

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By Dennis Agbo ENUGU—IGBO socio- cultural organisation, Alaigbo Development Foundation, ADF, has tasked ethnic nationality groups in Nigeria, clamouring for political restructuring of the...

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Reps set for showdown with IGP over detention of lawmaker

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The House of Representatives, on Wednesday threatened to summon the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, if Rep. Abubakar Lado (APC-Niger) arrested by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad...

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Ministry of Interior Games: Minister inaugurates committee

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The Ministry of Interior on Wednesday inaugurated a 20-man main organising committee to ensure a successful hosting of second edition of its Games. Inaugurating the committee in Abuja, the...

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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...

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FG releases N460b for capital budget

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…to raise shareholding in Afreximbank By Emeka Anaeto & Emma Ujah in Bali, Indonesia The Federal Ministry of Finance has released a total of N460 billion for the execution of various...

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Judge’s absence stalls sacked 4,042 LG workers’ suit against Kaduna govt

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THE judge’s absence has caused the Industrial Court in Kaduna to adjourn hearing in the case instituted by the 4,042 sacked local government councils workers in Kaduna State seeking their...

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