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Prevent snatching of ballot boxes, Buhari tells Police

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By Abdulmumin Murtala President Muhammadu Buhari has called on the Police and other security agents to ensure that the 2019 elections do not witness snatching of ballot boxes and other crimes...

Fri Dec 21st, 2018     Read More →

Senate passes bill for the establishment of poly in Abia

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—THE Senate, yesterday, passed a bill for the Establishment of Federal Polytechnic Item, Abia State. Senate Chamber The decision of the senate followed the presentation...

Fri Dec 21st, 2018     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 →

Nigeria Sharia police arrest 11 women over ‘lesbian wedding’

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Eleven young women were arrested in the northern Nigerian city of Kano for allegedly planning a lesbian wedding, the Islamic law-enforcement agency, the Hisbah, told AFP Thursday. Meghan...

Thu Dec 20th, 2018     Read More →

FG to introduce random drug testing for employees, students, others

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – Presidential Advisory Committee on the Elimination of Drug Abuse, PACEDA, on Thursday, said it is working on a proposal that will guide the introduction of...

Thu Dec 20th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria owes China $69.3m as Buhari vows to make aviation pride of Africa 

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By Favour Nnabugwu President Muhammadu Buhari, has vowed to make the country’s aviation industry a pride in Africa. President Buhari Breaking: 140 Nigerians arrive from Libya He said the...

Thu Dec 20th, 2018     Read More →

Subsidy on, as Buhari presents N8.8trn budget

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By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief, Henry Umoru, Emman Ovuakporie & Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA — President Muhammudu Buhari, yesterday, presented the 2019 budget proposal of N8.83 trillion...

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 →

2019 budget: How Senators, Reps jeered, cheered President Buhari

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…prevented Dogara from giving vote of thanks By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA-Security within the national Assembly on Wednesday was unusually water tight. It was a day President Muhammadu...

Wed Dec 19th, 2018     Read More →

CSOs storm NHRC, alleged plot to assassinate Deji Adeyanju

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – Several civil society organisations, CSOs, on Wednesday, staged a demonstration at the headquarters of the National Human Right Commission, NHRC, in Abuja to...

Wed Dec 19th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari promises new minimum wage, presents 2019 budget

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…Says all recovered looted assets will be liquidated to help in funding the 2019 budget …As lawmakers boo him …As PDP, APC lawmakers exchange blows By Anthony Ogbonna President...

Wed Dec 19th, 2018     Read More →

Igbo day of glory imminent —Ohanaeze

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By Chinonso Alozie Owerri—The President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo, yesterday said that he envisaged that the Igbo people would one day take their rightful position...

Wed Dec 19th, 2018     Read More →

Senate Probes Adeyanju’s continued detention, Planned Murder, retrial by Police

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***Gives committees one week to investigate his arrest By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE Senate has begun probe into the continued detention of an activist, Deji Adeyanju, by the police. IGP Ibrahim K....

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 →