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By admin On 9 May, 2017 At 01:48 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Yakubu-Dogara

For the efforts aimed at checking terrorism and illegal migration in Nigeria and the world at large, to yield desired results, there must be education and economic empowerment of citizens, Speaker Yakubu Dogara of the House of Representatives, has said. Dogara, said this yesterday when he received the president of Italy’s Chamber of Deputies, Hon […]


By admin On 9 May, 2017 At 01:17 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Crude oil

Crude oil prices rose on Monday, reversing earlier losses, after the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC members said they were considering extending their existing supply deal possibly into 2018, which helped offset the bearish impact of more increases in United States crude out output. Global benchmark, Brent crude was up 34 cents […]


By admin On 9 May, 2017 At 01:43 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Dame Patience Jonathan,

Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday declined to unfreeze the $15.591 million frozen by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), allegedly belonging to four companies linked to the former first lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan. Justice Idris refused to give a verdict on the contentious case on the ground that […]


By admin On 30 Apr, 2017 At 01:53 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
HDP Osun State

The Osun State Chairman of the Hope Democratic Party, Mr. Wole Adedoyin has commended the Osun State Branch of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for the remarkable improvement in the ongoing voters registration exercise in the state, which has gathered meritorious commendations from Osun State Citizens and politicians. The party urged the people to […]


By admin On 25 Apr, 2017 At 01:02 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Muhammadu-Sanusi-II

The Kano Emirate clarified yesterday that the Emir, Muhammad Sanusi II, inherited the sum N1.893 billion and not N4 billion as being alleged. The council described as baseless the allegation that the Emir of Kano inherited the sum of N4 billion and squandered it. At press conference held in the Emir’s  palace on Monday, the […]


By admin On 25 Apr, 2017 At 01:55 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Monday offered the sum of $246.2 million to authorised dealers at a foreign exchange (FX) auction on the interbank market for wholesale forwards, small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) and invisibles. A breakdown of the amount offered by the regulator showed that $150 million was auctioned at the […]


By admin On 25 Apr, 2017 At 01:27 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
CAC

In pursuit of ease of doing business in Nigeria, the number of days required for registration of new businesses with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) is now two as against 10 days hitherto required for the exercise. This decision was part of the resolutions of the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) meeting at the […]


By admin On 25 Apr, 2017 At 01:52 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Chief Audu Ogbeh

The federal government has proposed a national conference to address the protractive and bloodletting conflicts between herdsmen and farmers. The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, made this disclosure after receiving a report of commission on the dispute set up in collaboration with Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO). He said the national […]


By admin On 25 Apr, 2017 At 01:12 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
census

There were indications yesterday that paucity of funds may constitute a major set back to the conduct of the proposed  national population and housing census billed to take place next year. LEADERSHIP gathered that about one year to the proposed population and housing census, the National Population Commission (NPC) is yet to carry out Enumeration […]


By admin On 25 Apr, 2017 At 01:52 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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The Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Zaria,on Monday said the college is acquiring a total of of 20 new aircraft, five multi-engine DA42 and 15 single-engine DA40 trainers to phase out obsolete trainer aircraft. Speaking on the occasion of  NCAT taking delivery of one aircraft called DA42NG from Interjet Nigeria limited, Earlier,  Rector/ Chief […]


By admin On 25 Apr, 2017 At 01:35 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
ASUP NANS

The National Secretariat  of the  National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has condemned in clear terms, what it described as the unjustifiable attack launched on peaceful protesting students in Lokoja, Kogi State in the early hours of yesterday. A statement signed by the national president, NANS, Comrade Chinonso Obasi, GCNS,  said Kogi students and Nigerian […]



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