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Cameroonian Troops Invade Borno Village, Kill 70

Residents of Kirawa-Jimni village in Gwoza local government area of Borno state said they have buried over 70 persons after soldiers of the Cameroonian army allegedly chased Boko Haram insurgents into their community. The incident, which happened on Sunday, had forced many of the villagers to flee their community in …

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Reps Grill Buratai Over Zaira Killings

The House of Representatives Committee on National Security and Intelligence met behind closed doors with the Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Tuesday over the recent clash between soldiers and members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria in Zaria. The meeting took place at the National Assembly in …

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I don’t Short-changed People Like APC ,Fayose Boasts

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has said the leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state ought to cover their faces in shame for not being able to conduct local government election in their four-year stay in power rather than needlessly criticising the conduct of the election …

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Buhari’s Budget A Big Fraud’ – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) describes the N6.8 trillion 2016 federal budget presented by President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday as a big fraud and executive conspiracy tailored towards mortgaging the future of the nation. The party queried President Buhari’s decision to borrow N2 trillion, the biggest in the history of …

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PROTOCOLS I am honoured and privileged to present the 2016 Budget proposal. This is my first address before this joint session of the National Assembly. I have come here today, not only to address members of the National Assembly, but also to speak directly to the men and women who …

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 FG Declares Dec. 24, 25, 28 Public Holidays

The Federal Government has declared Dec. 24, Dec.25 and Dec. 28 public holidays to mark Eid el-Maulud, Christmas Day and Boxing Day, respectively. The Minister of the Interior, Retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, made the declaration on Thursday in Abuja in a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary in the ministry, …

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Buhari Presents N6.8 Trillion Budget

President Muhammad Buhari has presented a budget totaling N6.08 trillion for the fiscal year 2016. Buhari presented the budget this morning before a joint session of the National Assembly. In the budget, capital expenditure takes N1.8 trillion, marking a significant over 300 per cent increment from the 2015 vote of …

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Full Text Of The Roadmap For Nigeria’s Solid Minerals Ministry By Dr. Kayode Fayemi

Good morning ladies and gentlemen. The core purpose of our gathering today is acquaint you with some of the emerging strategic priorities and plans of the Federal Ministry of Solid Minerals Development for accelerating and scaling up the role of solid minerals in Nigeria’s economy. I speak today on behalf …

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Buhari Dissolves NDDC Board, Appoints Semenitari As Acting MD

President Muhammed Buhari has dissolved the board of directors of Niger Delta Development Commission(NDDC) and appointed Ibim Semenitari as acting Managing Director of the commission. Semenitari was the immediate past commissioner of information in Rivers State under the administration of former governor Rotimi Ameachi.

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Tribune sacks Reporter, Suspends Editor Over Fake Itse Sagay Interview

The Nigerian Tribune, has sacked a Senior Reporter, Olakunle Timothy Taiwo, over a concocted interview with constitutional lawyer, Itse Sagay. The newspaper also the Editor, Sunday Tribune on indefinite suspension. In the interview Taiwo had claimed that Sagay berated President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption war. A statement by the management of …

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