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By admin On 20 Apr, 2017 At 01:08 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Supreme Court

Justice Rilwan Aikawa of the Federal High Court in Lagos wednesday ordered temporary forfeiture of the sum of N449.7million found in possession of one Mohammed Tauheed at the Legico Shopping Plaza in Victoria Island in Lagos to the federal government. Justice Aikawa’s order was sequel to an ex-parte application filed and argued before the court […]


By admin On 20 Apr, 2017 At 01:59 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Nigerian army

Nigerian Army wednesday launched an  operation  tagged: ‘Operation Harbin  Kunama II’ to tackle the menace of herdsmen in the southern part of Kaduna State. Hundreds of people have been killed in the past five years by herdsmen while property estimated at billions of naira were destroyed. The federal government, had in December last year, deployed […]


By admin On 20 Apr, 2017 At 01:56 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Nigeria Police

A special force comprising Lagos State Marine Police, Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Anti-Riot Police and Anti-Kidnapping Squad wednesday raided hideouts of militants in Ishawo creeks, killing one suspected militant. The operation, coordinated by the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Fatai Owoseni, and led by the Commander of the Rapid Response Squad, Mr. Tunji Disu, also led […]


By admin On 20 Apr, 2017 At 01:18 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Policemen

The police high command wednesday said it had concluded plans to recruit 30,000 personnel  annually  to enhance community policing in the country. The Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of North-west zone, Mr. Maigari Dikko, made this known while addressing officers at the state police command headquarters in Sokoto. He said the bulk of […]


By admin On 11 Apr, 2017 At 01:57 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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Having received $20,000 allocation in two dollar auctions last week, bureau de change operators in Nigeria are calling on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to increase their profit margin as well as the volume of dollars they are allocated on a weekly basis. The CBN last week resumed dollar sales to BDC operators, selling […]


By admin On 11 Apr, 2017 At 01:33 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Nigeria Customs Service

The Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali, has announced that HND holders on salary Grade Level GL 07 in the service are automatically moved to GL0 8 while a supplementary budget will be made for their salary arrears. Ali said this during the decoration of the newly promoted senior customs officers on Monday in Abuja. […]


By admin On 11 Apr, 2017 At 01:14 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
NDDC

On Tuesday, April 4, 2017, former Niger Delta militants numbering over 100 disrupted the inaugural sitting of a six-man investigative panel set up by the management of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. The managing director of the NDDC, Mr. Nsima Ekere, had set up the investigative panel, […]


By admin On 11 Apr, 2017 At 01:57 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
Alhaji Lai Muhammed

The federal government has debunked reports that all phone calls and social media posts made by Nigerians will henceforth be monitored and recorded. In a statement issued in Abuja yesterday, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed described the statement as false and another example of disinformation that has permeated the media space, […]


By admin On 11 Apr, 2017 At 01:54 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned one Suzan Vega Ochuko before Justice P. I. Ajoku of the Federal High Court sitting in Benin, Edo State on a three count charge bordering on conspiracy and obtaining by false pretence. According to the EFCC spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren, in a statement, the defendant and one […]


By admin On 11 Apr, 2017 At 01:41 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in its latest Monthly Financial and Operations Report for January released in Abuja yesterday revealed that the capacity utilization of its refineries rose to 36.73 per cent in January, 2017, as against 7.55 percent in the previous month of December, 2016. According to the report, the combined installed capacity […]


By admin On 11 Apr, 2017 At 01:39 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has opened a special Forex window for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to enable SMEs import eligible finished and semi-finished items not exceeding $20,000 for an enterprise per quarter. Acting Director, Corporate Communication of the CBN, Isaac Okorafor, in a statement yesterday said  the apex bank’s special intervention was […]



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