Daily Archives: December 16, 2017

Ex-Pres. Jonathan felicitates with Buhari at 75

Former President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his 75th birthday. In a statement issued by his media adviser, Mr. Ikechukwu ...

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FAAC: FG, States, LGs get extra N77.25bn in November

The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) has distributed  N609.95 billion  to Federal, States and Local Government as revenue generated in November. This is N77.25 billion more ...

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Boko Haram, AQIM, Al-Qaeda threaten West Africa – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday admitted that West Africa is constantly under the threat of dreaded groups such as Boko Haram, AQIM and Al-Qaeda. He ...

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Paris Club refund: FG releases final tranche to 27 states

The Federal Government, on Saturday, confirmed the release of the final tranche of the Paris Club refund to 27 state governments. The Director, Home Finance, ...

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EU agrees on new rules to curb bitcoin

The EU is targeting bitcoin anonymity, saying the measure is needed to tackle tax evasion and other crimes. Anonymity of the cryptocurrency holders is a ...

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ANC gathers to choose leader to replace Jacob Zuma

South Africa’s governing African National Congress (ANC) is preparing to choose a new party leader to succeed President Jacob Zuma. The main candidates are the ...

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Bel-Molokwu seeks association for individual advertising professionals

A former Registrar of Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON), Dr Josef Bel-Molokwu, has decried the absence of a professional association for individual advertising professionals, ...

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Nigeria readies to ban petrol vehicles within 3 years

Senate Committee Chairman on Environment, Senator Oluremi Tinubu has said the committee in three years will sponsor a bill banning vehicles that run on Premium ...

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Gov. Obaseki appoints SSA on human trafficking, illegal migration

A Benin-based Human Rights Activist, Mr Solomon Okoduwa, has been appointed as Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Human Trafficking and Illegal Migration to Gov. Godwin ...

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ECOWAS discuss Morocco’s membership as summit opens in Abuja

The 52nd ECOWAS Heads of State and Government summit opened in Abuja on Saturday as leaders discuss Morocco’s membership of the bloc and the security ...

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