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FAAC: FG, states, LGAs share N788.139bn for October

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By Ben Agande THE Federal, states and local governments yesterday shared a total of N788.139 billion from the revenue that accrued to the federation account for the month of October. The...

Thu Nov 29th, 2018     Read More →

FAAC: FG, States, LGs share N788.13bn Oct., higher than Sept. by N89.42bn

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Abuja – The Federal Government, States and Local Governments, on Wednesday shared N788.13 billion as federal allocation for the month of October at the Federation Account Allocation...

Wed Nov 28th, 2018     Read More →

Senate okays bills on establishment of tertiary institutions in Buhari’s town, Kano, Uromi, 6 others

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- The Senate Thursday approved the establishment of a new Federal Polytechnic in Daura, Katsina State, home and state of President Muhammadu Buhari and in eight other different...

Wed Nov 28th, 2018     Read More →

Facebook unveils Online Youth Safety Programme for Nigerian schools

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Lagos – Facebook says it has partnered Co-Creation Hub (CcHub) and Junior Achievement Nigeria to launch an Online Safety Programme for students in Nigerian secondary schools across the...

Wed Nov 28th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari’s election in 2015 “a huge mistake” – APC defectors

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…Why Nigerians’re eager to elect Atiku – PDP …As more Northern groups back candidate By Anthony Ogbonna Members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, party from Kano,...

Wed Nov 28th, 2018     Read More →

Customs confiscates N572m goods, arrests 11

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Kaduna – The Federal Operations Unit, Zone B of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Kaduna, confiscated goods with Duty Paid Value (DPV) of N572 million in the past three months. The...

Wed Nov 28th, 2018     Read More →

Winner emerges in Stanbic IBTC Innovation Challenge

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By Juliet Umeh A startup with a stockbroking mobile platform, Yochaa, has emerged the winner of the inaugural Stanbic IBTC Innovation Challenge. L-R: Acting Head, Marketing and Communications,...

Wed Nov 28th, 2018     Read More →

National Mimimum Wage and peculiarities of the localities (2)

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By Afe Babalola Last week I examined the recent efforts by organised Labour to get the Federal Government of Nigeria to increase the National Minimum Wage from its current position of N18,0000....

Wed Nov 28th, 2018     Read More →

2019 Election: Durotoye picks Khadijah Abdullahi-Iya as running mate

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Khadijah Abdullahi-Iya, founder of Rags to Riches (R2R), has been chosen as the running mate to the Alliance for New Nigeria, ANN, presidential candidate, Fela Durotoye, in the 2019...

Tue Nov 27th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari approves 213 new broadcast licences

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Port Harcourt – President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the issuance of operating licences to 213 new public and private broadcasting outfits in the country. The Director-General of National...

Tue Nov 27th, 2018     Read More →

Alleged N700m Diezani Bribe: EFCC re-arraigns Ex-Gov Yero, 3 others

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, re-arraigned the former governor of Kaduna State, Mukhtar Yero, over his alleged complicity in...

Tue Nov 27th, 2018     Read More →

Strengthening IGR, critical to increasing non-oil revenue in Nigeria – World Bank

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Strengthening mechanism for increased internal revenue generation(IGR) is critical to the expected increased revenue in the non-oil sector, Yue Man Lee, World Bank Senior Economist, has said. Lee...

Tue Nov 27th, 2018     Read More →

EFCC charges ex-governor Ramalan Yero afresh over N700m

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has re-arraigned the former governor of Kaduna State, Mukhtar Ramalan Yero for money laundering and criminal diversion of funds. Ramalan...

Tue Nov 27th, 2018     Read More →

MIGA 2018: Team NSCDC lead in swimming competition

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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) are currently topping the medals table of the swimming sport at the ongoing Ministry of Interior Games in Kaduna. swimming Rachael Tonjor of...

Tue Nov 27th, 2018     Read More →

Court remands man for allegedly raping minor to death

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A Kaduna State High Court in Zaria, on Tuesday, ordered that an accused, Shehu Usman-Bashir, be remanded in prison for allegedly raping a three-year old girl to death. Rape How does the...

Tue Nov 27th, 2018     Read More →