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Kano To start Exporting Vegetable to Europe – Dr. Vincent Isegbe

Kano State will soon start the export of vegetables to the United Kingdom and other European nations, as indicated by the Coordinating Director of the Nigerian Agricultural Quarantine Service, Dr. Vincent Isegbe. “We are opening up Kano to vegetable exports. ...

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EFCC Arrests Lagos Lawyer For ₦61.6m Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested a Lagos-based lawyer, Ebun Olu Adegboruwa, for obtaining money under false pretence to the tune of N61,631,944.65million( Sixty-one Million, Six Hundred and Thirty-One Thousand, Nine-Hundred and Forty-four Naira, Sixty-five Kobo). Adegboruwa allegedly ...

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₦840m Cash Receipt: EFCC gets Remand Warrant To Keep FFK

Abuja – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has secured a remand warrant to further detain the Spokesman for the Goodluck Jonathan Campaign Organisation, Femi Fani-Kayode, who was kept on Monday over the receipt of open assets to the block ...

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800 Repentant BokoHaramites Granted Amnesty

At least 800 militants from the Boko Haram sect are at present undergoing vocational skills in form of amnesty under the supervision of the workplace of the Chief of Defense Staff, CDS.  Executive General of the National Emergency Management Agency, ...

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Avengers’ Threat: Odua Defenders Union Warns Against Attack On Lagos

The Odua Defenders Union, ODU, has portrayed the danger by a new militant group , the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, to assault Lagos within a matter of days as an insult on the Yoruba race.  In an announcement signed by ...

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President Buhari's Speech At The Signing Of The 2016 Budget.

President Buhari’s Full Speech At The Signing Of The 2016 Budget.

It gives me great pleasure today to sign the first full-year budget of this administration into law. I thank the leadership of the National Assembly, in particular, the Senate President and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, and indeed ...

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President Buhari finally Signs 2016 Budget

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday signed the 2016 Appropriation Bill into law ending weeks of head to head between the National Assembly and the Executive. The financial backing was signed at a brief ceremony held inside the President’s office at ...

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Ex-Lagos state commissioner, Ademola Adeniji-Adele, Passes on at 60

Previous Lagos state Commissioner for Youths, Sports and Social Development, Prince Ademola Adeniji-Adele has kicked the bucket at 60 years old. Adeniji-Adele has been sick for some time. He kicked the bucket in an Indian Hospital around 6am today May ...

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Photos: President Buhari pictured smiling as he hosts APC leaders at the Villa

President Buhari the previous evening, May 4, facilitated a meeting of APC pioneers drawn from both the Executive and Legislative branches at the Presidential Villa. At the meeting, a several squeezing national issues were discussed. See more photographs after the ...

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Interview: Sanusi II – Anyone Who come for Diezani Never Survived During GEJ’s regime

Forbes TV has published the full meeting with Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II where he talked about his association with previous President Goodluck Jonathan, previous Petroleum Minister Diezani Alison-Madueke and other key individuals from the last PDP regime. Sanusi ...

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