Daily Archives: February 11, 2018

BREAKING: Ex-minister, John Shagaya, dies in auto crash

A former Minister of Internal Affairs during the administration of President Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, Gen. John Shagaya, has been reported dead. Although details of the ...

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Foundation stone-laying ceremony for Editors’ Plaza holds March 1

The foundation stone-laying ceremony for the multi-purpose Editors’ Plaza owned by the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) will hold on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at ...

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Gov. Ugwuanyi reiterates commitment to rapid rural development

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has reiterated his administration’s commitment  to take decisions that would rapidly develop the state as well as bring governance ...

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NHIS boss: SANs accuse Buhari of promoting corruption, impunity

Three Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SANs), Mike Ozekhome, Yusuf Ali and Ifedayo Adedipe, have criticised President Muhammadu Buhari for reinstating the hitherto suspended Executive Secretary ...

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FG to retain capital budget despite forthcoming elections – Adeosun

…creates 200,000 N-Power jobs The Federal Government’s capital budget would be strictly deployed to fund infrastructural projects across the country, particularly the completion of ongoing ...

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Danbatta in Singapore, lists gains of new infracos licensing

The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof Umar Garba Danbatta, has hailed the recent licensing of new infracos by the commission, ...

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Banks gave N63tn loans to private sector in 2017 – NBS

The banking sector provided a total credit of N63.27tn to finance the activities of the private sector in 2017, figures from the National Bureau of ...

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Four policemen missing after herdsmen ambush patrol team in Benue

The Police have declared four of its personnel missing after suspected herdsmen ambushed a police mobile force patrol team in Ayilamo in Logo Local Government Area of Benue State ...

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Boko Haram releases abducted UNIMAID lecturers, 10 women

The Department of State Services, DSS Saturday has said that three University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) lecturers who were abducted by suspected Boko Haram terrorists in Magumeri, Borno State have been released ...

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Herdsmen: I don’t have constitutional powers to create cattle colonies – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, Saturday, disclosed that he did not have the constitutional powers to create cattle colonies in any part of the country under the Land Use Act of 1978 ...

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