Daily Archives: December 17, 2017

David Mark denies receiving, distributing N2bn campaign fund

Former President of the Senate, David Mark, has denied receiving over N2bn from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) through a National Assembly account for distribution ...

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$1bn Boko Haram fund: Avoid Jonathan’s error – SERAP tells Buhari

A human rights advocacy group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, has advised President Muhammadu to be careful not to fall into the same error as ...

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Pres. Buhari travels to Niger Republic with 3 governors

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday attend the 59th Proclamation of Republic of Niger ceremony in Tahoua, Niger Republic. According to a statement on Sunday ...

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Fuel scarcity: Nationwide strike goes ahead Monday – PENGASSAN

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) on Saturday insisted that its planned industrial action will commence on Monday ...

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Paris Club refund: Fed Govt 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 ...

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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 ...

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$1bn to fight Boko Haram: Fayose on his own – Governors Forum tackles Ekiti governor

Nigeria Governors’ Forum Chairman AbdulAzeez Yari yesterday ruled Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, was out of order over his claim that the $1b recently approved for the fight against Boko Haram is a ruse ...

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2019: U.S refuses to confirm, deny Buhari, Atiku alleged travel bans

The United States Government has explained why it would not deny or confirm an allegation by a former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, that President Muhammadu Buhari was barred from entering the US for 15 years ...

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Restructuring fears reason for desperate search for oil in North, says Ekweremadu

Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu has said the ‘desperate search’ for oil in the Lake Chad, Sokoto and River Benue basins was prompted by the ...

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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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