Daily Archives: January 10, 2019

2019: Foreign affairs minister quits Buhari’s cabinet

Ahead of the February 16 polls, the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Mrs Khadija Bukar-Ibrahim, on Wednesday confirmed her resignation from the Federal Executive ...

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Detention: Dasuki seeks intervention of Olanipekun, Agbakoba, Falana, others

Former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd), has asked the Federal High Court in Abuja, to invite legal giants to seek their views on ...

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UN expresses worries over resurgence of Boko Haram attacks

The United Nations (UN) wednesday expressed worries over the resurgence of Boko Haram attacks in the North-east. This is coming as the ‘Operation Wild Stroke’ ...

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Candidates with biometric problems to write exams in Abuja, says JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has stated that any candidate with biometric challenge will now have to come to its Headquarters in Abuja ...

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Forbes: Dangote’s wealth down by $2b, retains first in Africa

Dangote Group President Aliko Dangote has retained his Africa’s richest man position for the eighth consecutive time despite the fact that his wealth dipped by ...

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Nigeria’s debt hits N22.43tn, domestic component 70.51%

Nigeria’s total debt now stands at N22.43tn, data obtained from the Debt Management Office have shown. According to the DMO, the nation’s total debt as ...

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World richest man Jeff Bezos and wife are divorcing after 25 years

Amazon.com Inc. founder Jeff Bezos and his wife MacKenzie are divorcing after a relationship that started at a New York hedge fund and is ending ...

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Why we must deal with piracy – Thisday

Nothing can be more disheartening for writers and artistes than to see their works being pirated and sold on the streets of major cities unchallenged. ...

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Bringing renewed focus to rural development – Punch

In no other facet of life is Nigeria’s underwhelming development as stark as in the rural areas. The poverty there is extreme; social infrastructure is ...

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