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Money Laundering Retards Economic Growth – EFCC Chairman

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Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr Abdulrasheed Bawa, has said money laundering erodes financial institutions and weakens the sector’s role in the economic growth of a...

Mon Nov 29th, 2021     Read More →

Anambra Ranks Top On Business Index

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Anambra State has emerged top on the African Heritage Institution (AfriHeritage) Business Environment and Competitiveness across Nigerian States (BECANS) IV Survey Report, 2020 which measures the...

Mon Nov 29th, 2021     Read More →

2023: Stakeholders Urge Mao Ohuabunwa To Return For Abia North

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Disturbed by political developments in the Abia North senatorial district in the past two and a half years, concerned natives and stakeholders under the aegis of Abia North Progressive Group have...

Sun Nov 28th, 2021     Read More →

Use Petroleum Industry Act to address Bayelsa spill, HOSTCOMS charges FG

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National President of the Host communities of Oil Producing area of Nigeria, (HOSTCOMS), Chief, Benjamin Style Tamanarebi, has charged the federal government to use the instrument of the Petroleum...

Sat Nov 27th, 2021     Read More →

Foundation gives scholarships to 10 indigent students in South-East

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A non-governmental organisation, JESUNIC Foundation has provided scholarships to ten indigent Students in southeast Nigeria to enable them to achieve a World-Class Education.The beneficiaries are...

Sat Nov 27th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria’s 2021 Miss Globe delegate, Esther Gabriel, receives heroine’s reception

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Esther Gabriel, Nigeria’s representative, who emerged first runner-up at the recent Miss Globe pageant grand finale held in Albania, received a hero’s welcome at the Port Harcourt...

Sat Nov 27th, 2021     Read More →

Man, 31, to die by hanging for kidnapping four-years-old in Akwa Ibom

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The Ikot Ekpene Division of the Akwa Ibom State High Court, on Thursday, passed a maximum sentence of death by hanging on a 31-year-old year, for kidnapping a four-year-old boy, who has not been...

Thu Nov 25th, 2021     Read More →

Sultan, Govs, Others For Unity Summit In Abuja

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Eminent Nigerians will on December 1, 2021 gather in Abuja for a unity summit being organised by the National Prosperity Movement (NPM). In a statement signed by NPM director-general, Ahmad Sajoh,...

Thu Nov 25th, 2021     Read More →

Sultan, Fayemi, other states govs converge on Abuja for Unity summit

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The National Prosperity Movement (NPM), a national sociopolitical group, is organising a National Unity Summit in Abuja which will provide a platform for illustrious Nigerians from all walks of...

Wed Nov 24th, 2021     Read More →

Malaria: Nigeria Needs $200m For 13 States

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Minister of health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has said that for Nigeria’s partners to release their funds for malaria eradication, the country needs $200million to take responsibility for the 13...

Wed Nov 24th, 2021     Read More →

Only 71 LGAs in Nigeria is open defecation free ―UNICEF

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As part of this year’s celebration of World Toilet Day, the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has disclosed that only 71 out of the total 774 local...

Wed Nov 24th, 2021     Read More →

Reps give deadline for submission of 2022 budget proposal

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The House of Representatives has directed all its standing committees to submit reports of various ministries, Departments and Agencies on the 2022 budget proposal today.The notice was issued by...

Tue Nov 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Geometric Power To Finance Power Plant With $50m Facility From Afreximbank

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Former power minister, Professor Bart O. Nnaji, who is the chairman/CEO of Geometric Power Limited, has confirmed that the 188 Megawatts power plant in Aba, Abia state will be ready in June next...

Tue Nov 23rd, 2021     Read More →

We have disbursed over N56bn to MSMEs ― FG

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The federal government on Monday disclosed that it has disbursed over N56 billion to the drivers of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Nigeria, out of the N75 billion survival fund...

Mon Nov 22nd, 2021     Read More →

AMCON Boss Wins Public Integrity Award

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The managing director and chief executive officer of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) Mr Ahmed Kuru, at the weekend won the maiden edition of the New Telegraph Newspapers...

Mon Nov 22nd, 2021     Read More →