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FG to spend N300bn on roads reconstruction, rehabilitation in 2018

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The federal government has set aside N300 billion for the reconstruction and rehabilitation of strategic roads across the country in 2018. President Muhammadu Buhari announced this known when he...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Senate scraps Excess Crude Account, says it’s illegal

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…Describes it as ‘biggest slush fund’ for govs By Henry Umoru ABUJA— THE Senate has unanimously called on the Federal Government to urgently abolish Excess Crude Account,...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari presents N8.612tn budget of Consolidation

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pegs exchange rate at N305/US$, GDP growth of 3.5 percent *** With Oil Benchmark at $45 per barrel , inflation rate of 12.4 percent ***Recurrent Costs of N3.494 trillion ***Debt Service of N2.014...

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →

Senate calls for abolition of Excess Crude Account

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Abuja – The Senate on Tuesday called for the abolition of Excess Crude Account (ECA). The Upper Chamber also called on the executive to pay the amount above the oil benchmark into the...

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →

6,000 get free medical services in Kebbi

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By Kabir Dankatsina BIRNIN KEBBI—THE medical team currently offering free outreach service in Kebbi State has so far treated about 6,000 patients suffering from different kinds of diseases....

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →

The Nigerian recession: We must never walk this way again – VP Osinbajo

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The story of the Nigerian recession must be told often, and more importantly, truthfully. There are two reasons why; the first is so as to ensure that never again, do we experience the horrors and...

Mon Nov 6th, 2017     Read More →

SON impounds 560bags of sugar in Kebbi

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The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has impounded a truck loaded with 560 bags of contraband sugar in Kebbi. The SON Coordinator in Kebbi, Alhaji Jibril Muhammad disclosed this in an...

Mon Nov 6th, 2017     Read More →

Gov. Yari lauds FG over security operations in Zamfara

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Gov. Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara has commended the Federal Government, under the leadership of President Muhammad Buhari, over its support to tackle insecurity situation in the state. Yari...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Spending of N388.304bn London Paris Club Loan refunds by 35 states confidential, FG tells Court

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The Federal Government has told the Federal High Court in Lagos that the record of spending of N388.304billion London Paris Club Loan refunds by 35 states released to the states by Federal...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Childhood diseases: Bridging the routine immunisation gap in Nigeria

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By Chioma Obinna With the commissioning of a N3.8 billion European Union – Support to Immunization Governance in Nigeria (EU-SIGN) in 23 states of the federation and the Federal Capital...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

2019: Why APC govs want automatic ticket for Buhari

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Deputy Political Editor & Johnbosco Agbakwuru ALTHOUGH the National Executive Committee, NEC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has deferred an “informal...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Maina: HoS, Kyari in verbal tango at FEC

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•Buhari swears in Mustapha as SGF •FG authorises AGF to recover $321m Abacha loot from Switzerland •FEC approves N226m to tackle birds, pests from Niger Republic •Raises alarm...

Thu Nov 2nd, 2017     Read More →

Read Nigerian Senate’s proceedings of Wednesday 1st November, 2017

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Below is the Nigerian Senate’s proceedings of Wednesday 1st November 2017. Welcome to a new Legislative Day in the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. NASS Deputy Senate President,...

Wed Nov 1st, 2017     Read More →

FG approves N40bn for resuscitation of Kontagora Dam, N226m for Pest Control

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N40.2 billion for the resuscitation and completion of Kontagora/Auna Dam and Irrigation project in Niger as well as N226 million for pests...

Wed Nov 1st, 2017     Read More →

Customs generates N829.5m in 6 months in Sokoto

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The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) Command in Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara says it has generated N829.5 million between May and October. The command’s Comptroller, Mr Nasiru Ahmad, who said...

Wed Nov 1st, 2017     Read More →