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By Taiwo Adediran
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Aug 23rd, 2016
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President Muhammadu Buharisays the federal government will deepen its partnership with the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) to fund critical projects. At a meeting with the President of the IDB Group, Dr. Ali Madani in Abuja on Monday, President Buhari commended the bank for supporting several developm...
By Taiwo Adediran
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May 20th, 2016
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The Federal government has been urged to reconstruct Ohan- Bailey and Moro bridges along llorin -lgbeti road to address the perennial problem and challenges facing the Motorists plying the route. The Kwara state Commissioner for Works and Transport, Alhaji Aro Yahaya who made the call in llorin while...
By Taiwo Adediran
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May 13th, 2016
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the Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed says he is deeply concerned by the hardship being experienced by local government workers, SUBEB staff and pensioners in the State due to the delay in payment by LG councils.             Ahmed in a series of tweets on his...
By Taiwo Adediran
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May 13th, 2016
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the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, has said that the House will take a second look at the decision of the Federal Government to remove the subsidy on petrol with a view to finding better alternatives. Dogara said this in Abuja when he met with a delegation from the Nation...
By Taiwo Adediran
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May 13th, 2016
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The federal government has ordered an investigation into the military payroll as a means of cleaning up what has been perceived as a rot in the military personnel payments. The investigation, according to the Federal Ministry of Finance, became imperative following revelations in the course of the tr...
By Taiwo Adediran
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May 5th, 2016
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The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigerian, MACBAN, has said Fulani herdsmen, who have allegedly been involved in serial killings in various communities in the country, kill their hosts in self-defence. The leader of a delegation of MACBAN to the Defence Headquarters, Senator Dagiri Al...
By Taiwo Adediran
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May 5th, 2016
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Turkey’s ruling AK Party is to hold an extraordinary congress in the coming weeks, amid speculation over the future of PM Ahmet Davutoglu, media say. Reports suggest the congress will elect a new leader and that Mr Davutoglu, who met President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday, will not stand a...
By Taiwo Adediran
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May 5th, 2016
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The Senate has recommended a five-year jail term for morally bankrupt male lecturers in tertiary institutions, especially those who engage in sexual harassment.  The recommendation was contained in a Bill entitled “Sexual Harassment in Tertiary Institutions Bill 2016,” sponsored by Senator Ovie Omo A...
By Taiwo Adediran
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May 5th, 2016
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President Muhammadu Buhari has assured his Cameroonian counterpart, Paul Biya and his people to put their mind at rest on the allegation that Nigeria was still accessing hydrocarbon from the oil rich Bakkassi Peninsula despite the judgment of the International Court of Justice, (ICJ) that ceded the r...
By Taiwo Adediran
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May 5th, 2016
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The Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has said President Muhammadu Buhari is still expecting the corrected version of the 2016 Budget details from the National Assembly. She expressed the hope that the document will be transmitted to the President today. Ahmed spoke wh...