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Fuel price has dropped to N125 per liter from N164. The Nigerian government on Wednesday announced the reduction of the pump price. A statement by Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, said the move was in compliance with the directives of the Honourable Minister of State for Petroleum Resources on petrol pricing. The corporation said it […]
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The Sokoto State Government on Saturday said it would procure N65.7 billion loan from internal financial sources to execute development projects. It said the loan would be used to fast-track agricultural development, housing, health, water resources, judiciary and service delivery. Alhaji Mohammed Bello, the Special Adviser on Media to Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, disclosed this in […]
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Road, railway infrastructure under Buhari have greatly improved – Minister President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has made great improvement in the delivery of infrastructure such as roads and railways, across the country. This was disclosed by the minister of state for works and housing, Engr Abubakar D. Aliyu, at the weekend in Damaturu, Yobe state, during […]
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The federal government says it will convert the country’s grazing reserves to ranches. Bashir Usman, executive secretary of the National Commission for Nomadic Education (NCNE), disclosed this on Tuesday at a training workshop on the remodelling exercise held in Zaria, Kaduna state. Usman said the move is part of the government’s efforts to transform and […]
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By Na-Allah Mohammed Zagga  According The Punch newspaper, “the jobs of 40,000 operators of tricycles (popularly known as keke) in Abuja would be under serious threat as the Federal Capital Territory Administration begins mass arrest of those who fail to comply with the restriction order and ban from the city.” It was difficult for many […]
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The house of representatives committee on finance is asking why the Abuja CCTV project failed despite a $460 million loan taken from China to fund the project. At a budget defence session with the ministry of finance on Thursday, James Faleke, chairman of the committee, said the ministry should explain to Nigerians why the CCTV […]
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*FEC okays additional N15.765b for Suleja- Lambata, Ibadan-Ilesa roads By George Onmonya Daniel  The Federal Government is concluding plans to reintroduce toll plazas on roads in the country. This was disclosed by the Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola. He briefed State House correspondents alongside Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, at the end of […]
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The Production Sharing Contract Act of 1993 will be reviewed, President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan said on Wednesday. Lawan spoke while declaring open a public hearing convened by Senate and House of Representatives Joint Committees on Finance on 2020-2022 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper (MTEF/FSP). Lawan said the Senate has earlier […]

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The letter dated November 23, 2020, was addressed to Mr. Jonathan Hawkins, VP, Communications, CNN Centre, Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.It read: RE: HOW A BLOODY NIGHT OF BULLETS QUASHED A YOUNG PROTEST MOVEMENT Our attention has been drawn to an ‘investigation’ by CNN, entitled ‘How a Bloody Night of Bullets Quashed a Young Protest Movement’ and […]

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By George Onmonya Daniel Mallam Aliyu Maina, cousin to former pension boss, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina, has called on the erstwhile chairman of the pension reform task team to submit himself for continuation of trial so that the current national embarrassment faced by Senator Ali Ndume is smothered before it gets out of hand. Senator Ali […]
The letter dated November 23, 2020, was addressed to Mr. Jonathan Hawkins, VP, Communications, CNN Centre, Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.It read: RE: HOW A BLOODY NIGHT OF BULLETS QUASHED A YOUNG PROTEST MOVEMENT Our attention has been drawn to an ‘investigation’ by CNN, entitled ‘How a Bloody Night of Bullets Quashed a Young Protest Movement’ and […]

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The lawmaker representing Adamawa Northern Senatorial Zone in the 9th Assembly, Ishaku Elisha Abbo, known as Cliff has felicitated Malam Nuhu Ribadu the founding anti-corruption Star at sixty. Abb has described the pioneer Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) Chairman, Ribadu as a “detribalised and wonderful” Nigerian. Abbo said this while wishing the ACN Presidential […]
By George Onmonya Daniel Mallam Aliyu Maina, cousin to former pension boss, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina, has called on the erstwhile chairman of the pension reform task team to submit himself for continuation of trial so that the current national embarrassment faced by Senator Ali Ndume is smothered before it gets out of hand. Senator Ali […]