Daily Archives: January 1, 2018

Senate blames NNPC, marketers for fuel scarcity

The Senate Committee on Petroleum Downstream has blamed the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and marketers over short supply of the petroleum products in the ...

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Akeredolu pardons 12 prisoners

Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has approved the pardon of 12 prisoners. The State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Mr Yemi Olowolabi, disclosed this in ...

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First Baby of the Year: Wife of the Enugu State Governor, Mrs. Monica Ugwuanyi (left), with Mrs. Otunowu Idowu, and her baby first to be delivered yesterday at the Bishop Shanahan Hospital, Nsukka, Enugu State.

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NFF confirms Poland friendly for Super Eagles

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has granted Gernot Rohr’s request to lead the Super Eagles against Poland in a friendly affair. Both teams are searching ...

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Full text of Pres. Muhammadu Buhari’s 2018 New Year address

I join my fellow citizens this morning to welcome and celebrate the New Year 2018. This year promises to be pivotal in our quest for ...

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2017: APC govt pushed workers into poverty, suicide – NLC, TUC

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), on Sunday, described 2017 as a very difficult year for Nigerians, noting that the All Progressives Congress (APC) government ruined Nigerians and pushed more workers into poverty and wretchedness ...

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Pres. Buhari harps on fuel crisis, infrastructure deficit, restructuring in New Year broadcast

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday morning address major issues in the country, including the lingering fuel crisis which ruined the plans of many Nigerians for the Yuletide, it has been gathered ...

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EFCC accuses NASS of non-support in anti-corruption fight

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has accused the National Assembly of not supporting the war against corruption in the country as expected ...

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FG to stem job loses in 2018, says Ngige

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige has assured Nigerians that the federal government was doing everything possible to stem job loses, while creating new ones in 2018 ...

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Fed Govt saves N30bn from MDAs’ payroll audit

The Federal Government has said it has saved a total of N30bn through an audit of its 181 Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) conducted by the Presidential Initiative on Continuous Audit ...

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