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The PPP this evening condemned the government over what it said was a witch-hunting charge today against the Registrar of Deeds, Azeena Baksh. The post PPP slams gov’t over charge against Deeds
Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna The Kaduna State Government on Tuesday officially released its 2016 audited accounts. The Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nas
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Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan The Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, on Tuesday said the Otun Olubadan, High Chief Lekan Balogun, and the Balogun of Ibadan, High Chief Owolabi Olakulehin, were not
Ogbonnaya Ikokwu, Umuahia The Commissioner of Police, Abia State command, Mr Adeleye Oyebade, has said the state police command will clamp down on Abia residents who abuse the use of police escorts, s
Olalekan Adetayo and Afeez Hanafi The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday condemned the Monday terrorist attack on innocent people in Manchester, United Kingdom. According to a statement by hi
The president said he was strongly against any deterioration of relations with Russia
John Ameh, Abuja The membership of the Peoples Democratic Party caucus at the House of Representatives dropped to about 120 on Tuesday as another lawmaker again left the party. The only member of the
"It all looks like a deliberate provocation, intended to disrupt the May 2 Abu Dhabi agreement," the ministry said
John Charles, Makurdi Three persons were feared killed while 20 houses were razed during a clash between Tiv and Jukun youths  at Feedi, opposite the Air Force base in Makurdi, the Benue State capital
Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Presidency, on Tuesday, said it was too early for anybody to attempt to assess the performance of President Muhammadu Buhari. It said the report card of the present adminis
Ted Odogwu, Kano The Emir of Kano, Mallam Muhammad Sanusi 11 and the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar 111, on Tuesday said for the country to come out of economic recession, the Federal and sta
Sesan Olufowobi Cattle dealers, butchers and other stakeholders at the Oko-Oba Abattoir in Agege, Lagos State, have threatened to ensure that no cattle were brought to Lagos State until the state gove
?he artistic director was questioned "as an eyewitness in a criminal case into misappropriation of state funds"
Sesan Olufowobi The Lagos State Government says it has blazed the trail in the conservation of biological diversity achievable through sustainable tourism. The state Commissioner for the Environment,
The 12-game match will be held under the auspices of the world chess federation FIDE and is planned to take place between November 7-28, 2018
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Expectations were high when President Muhammadu Buhari came on board and we had hoped that he would hit the ground running. However, it took about six months before he appointed members of his cabinet
Ifeanyi Onuba and Oyetunji Abioye The National Bureau of Statistics on Tuesday released the Gross Domestic Product report for the first quarter of this year, which showed that the economy contracted b
Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria on Tuesday called for the timely implementation of the recently launched Economic Recovery and Growth Plan to take the
Lekan Sote The friend, whose theory is that dollars stolen from crude oil sales – fake or over-invoiced importation of petroleum products – and kept out of circulation, thereby significantly diminishi
John Ameh, Abuja The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has requested approval of the House of Representatives for fresh $1.28bn and €9m loans under the 2016-2018 External Borrowing (Rolling) Plan
The President, Bervidson Retail Group, Mr. Joseph Ebata, in this interview with ’FEMI ASU, highlights the need to reposition the nation’s retail sector and maximise its potential for economic growth a
The 28 NATO member states have reportedly agreed that military cooperation with non-members can be approved on a country-by-country basis after alliance member Turkey put a veto on Aust
Uchenna Uwaleke The term, ‘animal spirits’, was coined by John Maynard Keynes to describe the psychological factors that influence economic activity. To the celebrated economist, business cycles (peri
Olaide Oyelude, Katsina The Katsina State Police Command has launched a manhunt for a three-man gang, which abducted a one-year-old baby from her mother, Suwaiba Ahmadu, and gang-raped her in the Danj
Enyioha Opara, Minna The Niger State Police Command said on Tuesday that it had arrested one Sani Bature, a Fulani herdsman, from the Kafur Local Government Area in Kastina State, for allegedly attack
’Femi Asu The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry has urged the Federal Government to ensure that stipulated timelines are strictly adhered to by all the parties affected by the recently signed Exe
Oyetunji Abioye When it comes to your personal bank account, simplicity rules. Keeping tabs on six current and savings accounts, not to mention trying to remember user names and passwords, and worryin
Folashade Adebayo The National Coordinator, National Agriculture Extension and Research Liaison Services, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Prof. Tunji Arokoyo, has asked farmers and agriculturists to a
Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The Federal Government on Tuesday said there was a need for the African Union Commission to quickly establish the Continental Free Trade Area so as to encourage infra-African trad
Oladapo Ashiru One cannot live without a properly functioning liver. The liver is one of the largest organs in the body, and the most exposed to toxins as the liver works to keep us healthy. It conver
Oyetunji Abioye The Central Bank of Nigeria is planning to sell an undisclosed amount of dollars to settle a backlog of foreign exchange demand for airlines, fuel and raw material importers. Foreign e
Oyetunji Abioye The President and Chairman of Council, Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, Prof. Segun Ajibola, says fraud occurs in organisations because of poor risk management practice. Ajib

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