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Monthly Archives: September 2019

Buhari Loses Classmate

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he is “devastated’’ by the passing of his classmate, Dr. Tukur Abdullahi, a Kaduna based medical doctor, who died...

Y Genort Rohr Names 23-Man Squad for Brazil Clash

Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Genort Rohr has released a 23-man list to prosecute the friendly match against Brazil.  The Nigerian national team will face the...

We’ve Demonstrated Political Will on Water and Sanitation – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday said Nigeria has demonstrated political will on water and sanitation, and would soon step up advocacy on the issue. The...

Nigeria lost US$157.5 billion to Illicit Financial Flows between 2003 and...

President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that Nigeria lost an estimated US$157.5 billion to illicit financial flows between 2003 and 2012. The President quoted from the...

Buhari Commends Bill Gate, Aliko Dangote’s ‘Service to Humanity’

President Muhammadu Buhari has applauded the contributions of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, as well as Aliko Dangote Foundation to humanitarian and developmental activities in...

Customs Sieze over 6,000 Cartons of Contraband Poultry Products

The Western Marine Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has said it intercepted 6,550 cartons of contraband poultry products between Sept.20 and Sept.24. The...

Buhari Mourns Former French President, Jacques Chirac

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent condolences to French President, Emmanuel Macron, and citizens of France over passing of former French President, Jacques Chirac, 86. President...

NAF Destroy ISWAP Training Camp in Borno

The Nigerian Air Force said it has destroyed a major Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) Logistics Base and Training Camp at Kusuma...

Buhari Felicitates with Renowned Columnist, Duro Onabule, at 80

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined family and friends in celebrating with Chief Duro Onabule, renowned journalist and columnist, who turns an octogenarian on Friday. The...

Senate Gives Finance Committee One Week to Submit MTEF/FSP Report

The Senate on Thursday directed its Committee on Finance on consider the 2020-2022 Medium Term Expenditure Frame Work (MTEF) and the Fiscal Responsibility Paper...

Timi Frank Attacks Osinbajo Yet Again

Political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has said that now that the Vice...

One of ‘Danfo Drivers’, Mad Melon, is Dead

One of the Nigerian music duo of "Danfo Drivers", Oghenemaro Emeofa, popularly known as Mad Melon, has died. The news of the his death was...

Appeal Court Affirms Ondo Lawmaker’s Election.

The Court of Appeal sitting in Akure, on Thursday, upturned  the judgment of the Election Petition Tribunal which nullified the election of Hon. Ikengboju...

Buhari Congratulates Pa Fasanmi at 94

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday congratulated the national leader of the Yoruba socio-cultural and political organisation, Afenifere, Pa Ayorinde Fasanmi on the occasion of...

Siasia Cries for Help over FIFA Ban

Former Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia has said that he needs N36m before October 10 to appeal the life ban placed on him by...

EFCC Nabs Six Yahoo-Yahoo Boys in Kano

Operatives of the Kano Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Sunday September 22, 2019 raided the residence of suspected...

Kristalina Georgieva Named as New Head of IMF

Kristalina Georgieva has been named as the new managing director of the International Monetary Fund, after Christine Lagarde left to become the head of...

NPA to Partner with Ministry, Others to Ease Seaport Gridlocks

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) will be partnering with the Ministry of Works and Housing and other relevant agencies to rehabilitate port access roads...

Former SGF, Ufot Ekaette, is Dead

Former Secretary to the Government of the Federation in the administration of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Chief Ufot Ekaette, has died. Ekaette, who served as...

NNPC Signs Novation Agreement with NAOC on OMLs

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has signed a novation agreement with Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) on Oil Mining lease (OML) 60,61,62 and...

Police Confirm Rescue of Abducted Youth Corp Member in Plateau State

The Plateau State police command has confirmed the rescue of a female youth corps member serving in Jos, the state capital, who was kidnapped...

Imo Governor Promises to Clear State Pensions

The Imo Governor, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, has restated his administration’s commitment to the implementation of a veritable pension administration in the state. The governor stated...

P&ID Deal: Taiga Granted N10m Bail

Mrs Grace Taiga, former Director of Legal Affairs at the Nigerian Petroleum Ministry, who was arraigned for her alleged involvement in the controversial Process and...

FIBA Appoints Kida, Ahmedu into Commission

Amadu Musa Kida and Sam Ahmedu have been appointed into the Finance and Legal Commission of International Basketball Federation (FIBA). The NBBF President Kida and...

Court Orders Final Forfeiture of Hotel, Houses Belonging to Kwara Civil...

Justice Sikiru Oyinloye of Kwara State High Court, sitting in Ilorin has ordered the final forfeiture of a hotel and cars belonging to a...

Vanguard Retracts Publication, Apologises to Osinbajo

The Vanguard Newspaper has retracted its publication of September 23, 2019 titled "N 90Bn  FIRS Election Fund: Osinbajo's problem, not 2023 politics," where it...

FEC Approves N311.47 Billion for Road Projects

The Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, on Wednesday approved the sum of N311.47 billion for completion of...

We are not Recruiting, Beware of Online Fraudsters, FRSC Warns Job...

The Federal Road Safety Corps has warned the public that it was done with recruitment exercise, urging them not to fall victims of fraudsters...

We won’t accept anti-democratic take-over in Ghana – Buhari

Following the announcement of the interception of an attempted plot against the authorities in Ghana, President Muhammadu Buhari, has condemned the  attempt, saying Africa...

N90bn Scandal: Sue Me if You Can, Frank Dares Osinbajo.

A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has challenged Vice President Yemi Osinbajo...

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