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Buhari laying foundation for economic growth — Fashola

By Grace Alegba     The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, said on Saturday that President Muhammadu Buhari was laying the foundation for...

Court throws out contempt application against Lai Mohammed

Justice Mohammed Aikawa of a Federal High Court, Lagos, on Friday dismissed a contempt application filed by a former Minister of State for Finance, Nenadi Usman, against Minister of Information Lai Mohammed over the inclusion of her name in the ‘looters’ list.

Use indigenous languages for plenary, association urges state lawmakers

The National Institute for Cultural Orientation (NICO)  on Friday  urged Houses of Assembly in states to conduct plenary sessions using indigenous languages to boost the nation’s culture.

Cholera killed 1,110 Nigerians in 2018, affected 48,686 others

The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed on Wednesday that there have been 1,110 documented cholera deaths in 2018, more than 13 times higher than cholera deaths in the same time period in 2017.

Nigeria raises $2.86 billion Eurobonds to fund 2018 budget

The Federal Government on Wednesday said it has raised 2.86 billion dollars three-series international bond under its Global Medium Term Note Programme.

Electronic banking fraud in Nigeria projected to hit N6.1trn by 2021...

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has projected that electronic fraud loses in the country’s banking system would reach N6.1 trillion by 2021.

My commitment is to fix Nigeria, Atiku tells Ndigbo

The Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar on Wednesday affirmed to a gathering of Igbo leaders in Enugu that his commitment is to fix the ailing Nigerian economy.

2019 elections: APC supports global efforts to check fake news –...

“While the PDP ups its game as a crybaby, the President Muhammadu Buhari-led APC administration is busy building a new Nigeria for our collective progress, peace, unity and prosperity. We are restoring our country to its deserved standing among comity of progressive nations; fighting corruption and repairing our value system, diversifying our economic revenue base, creating jobs and economic opportunities for Nigerians,“

Election in Nigeria key to deepening democracy in West Africa –...

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),Prince Uche Secondus, says credible election in Nigeria would further deepen democracy in West Africa.

Tackle poverty, uncontrolled birth rate to end Boko Haram – Emir...

The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, on Tuesday renewed calls to tackle endemic poverty and rapid population growth to help end deadly Boko Haram violence.

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