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Eleven states get N16.1bn budget loan

Eleven of the 23 states that have access to the federal government's budget support loan facility have received N16.1 billion as of January 2018 ...

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Senate summons Adeosun, Amaechi over diversion of $600m Euro bond

The Senate on Thursday invited the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, to appear before it to explain how the $600 million Euro bond sourced from the Chinese Government was used ...

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Economy: It’s too early to lament over declining oil price – Kachikwu

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe kachikwu said it was too early to lament over the declining oil price noting that the ...

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Police dismiss bomb scare in Jos

The Police Command in Plateau State on Thursday dismissed rumour of a bomb scare at the terminus area of Jos township. The Command’s spokesman, ASP ...

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2019: Pres. Buhari will seek re-election – SGF

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, on Thursday affirmed that President Muhammadu Buhari will seek re-election in 2019.  He stated that there ...

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State of the nation: I’ll take Nigeria to the next level – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday promised to take Nigeria to the next level despite the nation’s current challenges. Buhari made the promise in his remarks at the ...

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BREAKING: South Africa elects Ramaphosa as president

South African lawmakers on Thursday elected Cyril Ramaphosa as the country’s new president after scandal-tainted Jacob Zuma resigned under pressure from his own ANC ruling ...

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Soldiers kill vigilante, release arrested herdsmen in Edo

Tragedy struck in Obadolovbiyeyi community in the Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of Edo State when a vigilante, Efe Igbnovia, was shot dead by some soldiers. ...

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2019: Why we registered underage persons to vote – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday Wednesday said some underage voters were being registered in some parts of the country because the lives of registration officers were being threatened ...

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Pro-Buhari senators kick as senate adopts revised poll sequence report

The adoption of the report by the Senate and the House of Representatives Conference Committee on the Amendment to the Electoral Act caused division in the ranks of the All Progressives Congress ...

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