Daily Archives: December 12, 2017

FIFA fines Nigeria for fielding ineligible player in World Cup qualifier, deducts points

FIFA has fined the Nigeria Football Federation 6,000 Swiss Francs (about N2,177,280) for fielding an ineligible player in a Russia 2018 World Cup qualifying match. ...

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Enugu pensioners honour Gov. Ugwuanyi for good governance

The Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP), Enugu State Council, yesterday honoured Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State with an outstanding Award of Excellence as “A ...

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BREAKING: Appeal Court orders Saraki to face CCT trial on three charges

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Wednesday dismissed 15 out of the 18 counts of false assets declaration instituted against the Senate President, Dr. ...

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World Bank to stop oil, gas projects from 2019

The World Bank will stop financing oil and gas exploration and extraction from 2019, it announced Tuesday at a climate summit seeking to boost the ...

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Niger State governor presents 2018 Budget Thursday

Niger state Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, will, on Thursday, present the 2018 budget estimate to the State House of Assembly. The Governor made his ...

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Alleged forgery: Court grants Sen. Misau bail on self-recognition

Justice Anwuli Chikere of the Federal High Court in Abuja, on Tuesday, granted bail to Senator Isah Misau on self-recognition. She however, ordered that the ...

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Police smash new kidnapping syndicate in South-East

Police operatives from Abuja comprising the Abba Kyari-led Intelligence Response Team (IRT) and the Technical Intelligence Unit (TIU) have smashed a new kidnapping syndicate responsible ...

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Senators’ Forum: Northerners not poor, not afraid of restructuring – Masari

The Governor of Katsina, Malam Aminu Bello Masari, has said that northern Nigeria is not poor and is not afraid of restructuring. Masari, who addressed ...

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Donnarumma seeks cancellation of AC Milan contract

Teenage goalkeeping sensation, Gianluigi Donnarumma, is claiming he suffered “moral abuse” at the time of renewing his AC Milan contract last summer and wants to ...

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Senate won’t reverse privatisation, says Murray-Bruce

The Chairman of the Senate Committee on privatisation, Senator Ben Murray-Bruce, on Monday evening in Katsina, said the senate was not out to victimise anybody ...

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