Daily Archives: June 6, 2017

Breaking: Court orders final forfeiture of N13bn cash seized from Ikoyi flat to FG

Justice Hassan of the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the final forfeiture of the N13bn cash seized by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from an apartment in Ikoyi, ...

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Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian – Source

The third Islamist militant who carried out an attack on Saturday in London that killed seven people was a Moroccan-Italian called Youssef Zaghba, an Italian ...

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Mrs. Ugwuanyi extends foundation’s medical outreach to Igbo-Etiti

The wife of the Enugu State Governor, Mrs. Monica Ugwuanyi, has stated that rapid development in the rural areas would remain the focus of her ...

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Medical leave: No constitutional crisis over Buhari’s ill-health, says Presidency

Presidential spokesman Garba Shehu has dismissed an article speculating that Nigeria faces imminent political and constitutional crisis on account of President Muhammadu Buhari’s absence to attend to his health in London ...

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INEC set to unveil new political parties …as Nwanyanwu, Dokpesi, others float APDA

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it will tomorrow make a statement on status of the 95 political associations that have sought registration as new political parties ...

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Anti-graft war: Bankers should face trial for stolen funds – Osinbajo

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday, called for the prosecution of banks and their officials who aid corruption by hiding looted funds ...

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Ademola, others: Presidency slams NJC, vows to arraign re-instated judges

The Presidency has berated the National Judicial Council for reinstating six suspended judges who were under investigation for alleged corruption ...

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Nigeria’s debt stock rises to N19.15tr

Nigeria’s total debt rose to N19.15 trillion ($62.91 billion) as of March 2017, from N17.36 trillion at the end of last year, the Debt Management Office said on Monday ...

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Unemployment rate jumps to 14.2% – NBS

The unemployment rate in the country rose to 14.2 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2016 from the 13.9 per cent recorded at the ...

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FG again begs Indonesia over Nigerians on death row

The Federal Government on Monday pleaded with the government of Indonesia to commute the death penalty passed on Nigerians in the country’s prison, to life ...

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