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Nigeria’s worst recession in 29 years continues – NBS

The Nigerian economy remains in its worst recession in 29 years, according to the National Bureau Statistics (NBS) report released on Tuesday ...

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Medical leave: Buhari still working from London – Minister

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, says that President Muhammadu Buhari is still working from London where he is currently receiving medical treatment ...

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Reps, Tinubu, NBA rally Nigerians to resist military coups

Members of the House of Representatives asked the military to perish the thought of returning to power in Nigeria, saying coups had no place in the country’s governance ...

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FG approves higher interest rate on unpaid taxes

The Federal Government has approved a new interest rate spread on unpaid taxes for the year 2017...

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2006 impeachment: Fayose to seek another term as Ekiti governor

Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State said on Monday that he would contest in court his removal from office during his first term tenure ...

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Kano Assembly halts Sanusi probe as Osinbajo, Saraki, governors intervene

The Kano State House of Assembly on Monday stopped the investigation of the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, over allegations of misappropriation of funds belonging to the Kano Emirate Council ...

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BREAKING: Supreme Court strikes out Modu Sheriff’s application

The Supreme Court has struck out an application by the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ali Modu Sheriff, asking the court not to hear the appeal of Ahmed Makarfi ...

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APC has performed below expectations – Utomi, party chieftain

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Prof. Pat Utomi, has said the party has performed below expectations and called on the founding fathers to reform it to correct some of its lapses ...

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Almajiri: Street begging by children unIslamic, says Sultan

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, said on Sunday that street begging by children has no basis in Islam and challenged those engaging in the act to find other means of earning a living ...

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Okorocha rallies Southerners: Let’s export education to the North

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has called for partnership with the North, in order to export education to the region, in exchange for farmers. ...

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