Daily Archives: March 6, 2018

Lagos, UK firm sign N2.52bn MoU for 10,000 street lights

LAGOS State government and a United Kingdom (UK) firm, Low Energy Designs (LED) Limited, on Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to construct 10,000 ...

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Sokoto releases N7.9m for psychiatric patients, others

Sokoto State government has released the sum of N7.9 million for those who could not afford medication in the state. The chairman of the Sokoto ...

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Africa: A continent without democrats

By Reuben Abati The second wave of democratization in Africa, beginning in the 80s, and the gradual establishment of democracy as the new normal in ...

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Man Utd scales through Palace hurdle

Jose Mourinho admitted Manchester United rode their luck as Nemanja Matic’s late thunderbolt capped a dramatic 3-2 win at Crystal Palace on Monday. Mourinho’s side ...

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Liberia: George Weah solicits 6,000 teachers from Nigeria

Liberian President, George Weah, on Monday said political change was meaningless without development, prosperity and growth. He also said Liberia would need at least 6,000 ...

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U.S govt condemns Dapchi schoolgirls’ kidnap

The United States has described the abduction of 110 Dapchi schoolgirls as “horrendous, unacceptable and terrible”. Department of State officials stated the U.S. position yesterday ...

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The Electoral Amendment Bill 2017 – Thisday

Withholding assent to the bill might set in motion problems that could mar the 2019 elections The alarm by the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) that ...

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Tax: Ensuring good behaviour by multinationals – Punch

Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, railed recently against the negative practices of multinational corporations in developing countries as she canvassed international cooperation in tackling Nigeria’s tax ...

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CBN move to circulate more lower naira denominations – The Sun

In apparent response to traders’ persistent lamentation over the scarcity of lower denominations of the national currency and its adverse effects on trade, the CBN ...

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