Author Archives: The Citizen

France raises baby milk contamination scare

French baby-milk maker Lactalis and health authorities have ordered a major international product recall because of fears of salmonella contamination, following 26 cases of children ...

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Ayade’s N1.3trn budget – The Nation

How feasible? Budget watchers would have to keep an especial tab on Cross River State in the 2018 fiscal year. The reason is that the ...

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Return of $321m Abacha loot – The Sun

After many years of legal tussles and protracted negotiations, the Swiss authorities have finally signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Nigerian government to ...

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Reviving textile industry for economic growth – Punch

The travails of Nigeria’s textile industry were rehashed recently at a seminar organised by the Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research, Ibadan. For a ...

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2019: You have failed Nigerians – PDP tells Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party members (PDP) at the National Assembly have hit back at President Muhammadu Buhari over his comment that looters would not return to power in 2019 ...

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Fuel scarcity ahead of Yuletide an act of cruelty, says NLC

The organised labour has described the current fuel scarcity in the country as an act of cruelty that could not be justified ...

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FMC Umuahia performs two successful kidney transplants

The medical team at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Umuahia, at the weekend, successfully performed two kidney transplants on two patients ...

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Herdsmen kill 10 in Kogi invasion

Herdsmen, on Friday, killed 10 residents of Ogabifo village in Omala Local government area of Kogi State. Farmlands were also set ablaze by the rampaging ...

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Nigeria generates 82, 226 MW of energy in Q3 – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said the power generation statistics showed that 82,266 Megawatts ( MWh) of energy was generated daily by power stations in ...

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CBN probes export deals, relaunches N550bn fund

The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has said the CBN would probe all undocumented export transactions in order to recover any ...

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