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Minister assures local security professionals, firms of patronage

The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has said indigenous professionals and firms would henceforth be used in the design and execution of projects involving national security. He gave the assurance yesterday in Enugu at the launch of the Presidential Executive Order No. 5 in the South East, […]

Buhari government deserves commendation over Osun election – Lai Mohammed
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Buhari government deserves commendation over Osun election – Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed (middle), flanked by his two Special Assistants, Mr Williams Adeleye (left) and Mr Segun Adeyemi (right), during a press briefing on Nigeria's hosting of the UNWTO/CAF meeting in Lagos Nigeria’s minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed, on Monday said the Buhari […]

Buhari seeks collaborative efforts among nations to fight human trafficking, smuggling
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Buhari seeks collaborative efforts among nations to fight human trafficking, smuggling

President Muhammadu Buhari PHOTO: BAYO OMOBORIOWO President Muhammadu Buhari has called for collaborative efforts among nations to fight human trafficking and smuggling of persons. Buhari made the call at the 16th INTERPOL Conference on Human Trafficking and Migrant Smuggling on Monday in Abuja. He was represented by Mr Olusegun Adekunle, […]

Kpagih: Violence is major threat to 2019 poll
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Kpagih: Violence is major threat to 2019 poll

A former Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), and Co-founder, Initiative for Credible Election (ICE), Mr. Baritor Kpagih, in this interview with KELVIN EBIRI, said that violence may threaten the 2019 general election if the Electoral Act Amendment Bill is not assented to. Barely five […]

Certificate Saga: Shittu admits non- participation in NYSC, insists he did not breach the law
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Certificate Saga: Shittu admits non- participation in NYSC, insists he did not breach the law

Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu. • PDP Seeks Minister’s Sack, Prosecution The Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu, has admitted that he did not participate in the mandatory one-year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme after graduation from the University of Ife, now Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State. Reacting to […]

Bafarawa, Mark canvass better governance, transparent primaries, others
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Bafarawa, Mark canvass better governance, transparent primaries, others

Attahiru Bafarawa Adamawa PDP dumps Atiku, may back Kwankwaso In its determination to provide a better alternative to the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led government next year, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential aspirants are doing everything possible to oust President Muhammadu Buhari from office.One of its presidential aspirants, Attahiru Bafarawa, yesterday […]

Presidency wants banking giant, HSBC, to return Nigeria’s stolen assets
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Presidency wants banking giant, HSBC, to return Nigeria’s stolen assets

The Presidency has asked global banking giant, HSBC, to return all of Nigeria’s looted resources stowed in their coffers. The presidency’s call is coming against the backdrop of HSBC’s recent declaration that President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term would spell doom and stunt Nigeria’s economy. “The Presidency wishes to make clear […]

How I got my NYSC exemption certificate – Adeosun
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How I got my NYSC exemption certificate – Adeosun

Nigeria's new minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, smiles after taking an oath of office during a swearing-in ceremony in Abuja, Nigeria November 11, 2015. PHOTO: REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde Nigeria’s immediate past finance minister Kemi Adeosun has explained how she got a National Youth Service Corps exemption certificate believed to be fake. […]

FOCAC Beijing summit, a new milestone in China-Africa relations
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FOCAC Beijing summit, a new milestone in China-Africa relations

Buhari with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing. The Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) were held in Beijing, China from 3 to 4 September, 2018. Chinese President Xi Jinping, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari and 49 heads of State and Government, the Chairperson of the African Union […]

Defeat Buhari to end carnage in Nigeria
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Defeat Buhari to end carnage in Nigeria

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari / AFP PHOTO / Mandel NGAN Sir: There were allegations of corruption leveled against the military regime led by Generals Olusegun Obasanjo (OBJ), Shehu Musa Yar’Adua (the elder brother of Umaru Musa Yar’Adua) and Theophilus Danjuma, but it fulfilled the promise of the assassinated General Murtala […]

Even the big boys need the local league
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Even the big boys need the local league

Mambilla power plant project abandoned for over 33 years One of the high points of the Chief Olusegun Obasanjo Presidency was the debt forgiveness. After years of negotiation and complex diplomacy, Obasanjo and his economic team were able to get for Nigeria a historic debt forgiveness of 36 billion dollars. […]

Buhari to lead Nigeria delegation to 73rd UN General Assembly
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Buhari to lead Nigeria delegation to 73rd UN General Assembly

[FILE PHOTO] According to Foreign Affairs Minister of Nigeria, Buhari will lead Nigeria delegation to 73rd UN General Assembly. PHOTO: TWITTER/ GEOFFREY ONYEAMA The Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, says President Muhammadu Buhari, will lead Nigeria’s delegation to the 73rd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, which begins […]