Daily Archives: February 8, 2017

Osinbajo, Okorocha, Emir Sanusi in closed door meeting at Aso Villa

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday met with Emir of Kano, Mohammed Sanusi II and Imo State Governor, Chief Rochas Okorocha ...

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EFCC arraigns Belgore, ex-minister, for money laundering

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, today February 8, 2017, arraigned a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Muhammed Dele Belgore and a former minister, ...

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Breaking: NJC extends Onnoghen’s acting tenure, writes Osibanjo

The National Judicial Council, NJC, at the end of an emergency meeting it held in Abuja on Wednesday, re-nominated ...

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Presidency confirms sending Onnoghen’s name for confirmation as CJN

The presidency has confirmed that it has sent the name of the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen to the Senate for confirmation as the substantive CJN ...

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Major airlines reject re-routes during Abuja airport closure

International airlines are refusing to fly to an alternative hub when the only airport serving Nigeria’s capital shuts down, forcing travellers to make lengthy detours ...

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Nigerian ports berth 19,833 vessels in 3 years – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the traffic statistics at Nigerian ports recorded 19,833 vessels berthed at the various ports between 2013 and 2016. ...

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Rangers FC arrives Algiers for CAF Champions League

Rangers International Football Club of Enugu has arrived Algiers for their CAF Champions League first round first leg match with J. S. Saoura of Algeria. ...

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Emirates sets standards for on-board medical care

Flight diversions due to inflight medical emergencies make up a tiny portion of the millions of flights operated annually, but it is costly for airlines. ...

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El-Rufa’i orders FRSC off Kaduna streets

The Kaduna State Government has barred personnel of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) from erecting checkpoints in Kaduna and other urban centres in the ...

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Obiano’s Community Choose-your-Project Initiative: A new paradigm in development

By James Eze   When the dust finally settles on everything as it often does, history will be kind to Governor Willie Obiano. And there ...

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