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MDAs to authenticate tax clearance certificates before payment – Adeosun

The Federal Government has mandated all Ministries, Departments and Agencies of government (MDAs) and the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) to authenticate all Tax Clearance ...

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FG orders extra security as ISIS threatens attacks on commercial flights, airports

The Federal Government has ordered extra security at its airports following the receipt of a fresh threat from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) to attack commercial flights and bring “bloodshed to the skies.” ...

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Pres. Buhari signs 2018 Budget Wednesday

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Wednesday, June 20 sign the 2018 appropriation bill into law ...

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Nigeria to shut borders over rice smuggling

The Nigerian Government says it will shut the land border between it and a neighbouring country in a few days time to avoid smuggling of foreign rice into the country ...

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Oyo State: Adebayo Shittu doesn’t have what it takes to be governor – Ajimobi

Governor Abiola Ajimobi has said he would not support the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, in his bid to succeed him as governor of Oyo State ...

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Saraki leads Senate delegation to Russian parliament

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, is leading a delegation on a three-day parliamentary visit to Russia ...

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2019: INEC registering foreigners to vote next year – Southern, Middle Belt leaders

The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ Forum has raised the alarm that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has embarked on the registration of foreigners, especially from Niger Republic, to pave the way for electoral malpractices ...

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Ahmed Makarfi joins 2019 presidential race

A former Governor of Kaduna State and immediate past Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has joined the race to contest the nation’s presidency in 2019 ...

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2019: PDP denies releasing guidelines for presidential primaries

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has denied releasing guidelines for presidential primaries ahead of the 2019 general election as reported in a national daily ...

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Twin suicide bombings kill 31 in Borno

Suspected Boko Haram jihadists killed at least 31 people in a twin suicide bomb attack on a town in northeast Nigeria, a local official and militia leader told AFP on Sunday ...

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