Monthly Archives: May 2016

AMCON: Buhari okays Malami to head presidential c’ttee on loan recovery

President Muhammadu Buhari has okayed the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, to head the Presidential Inter-Agency Committee on recovery of loans granted to commercial banks and corporate organisations by Asset Management Corporation of … Continue reading

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Buhari to visit Niger Delta this week

President Muhammadu Buhari will this week make his first visit as president to Nigeria’s oil-producing south, which has been riven by an upsurge in violence from militants, his office said Tuesday. Attacks on pipelines and other infrastructure have cut Nigeria’s … Continue reading

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Pensioners decry continued suspension of PTAD DG

Aggrieved pensioners across the country and their next of kins have continued to decry the suspension of the Executive Secretary and Director General, Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD), Mrs. Nellie Mayshak, months ago by the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi … Continue reading

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Police IGP orders disarmament of IPOB members

The Inspector-General of the Nigerian Police, Solomon E. Arase, has ordered the disarmament of members of Independent People of Biafra (IPOB). This was made known in a statement, Tuesday, signed by ACP Olabisi Kolawole, the Force Public Relation officer. The … Continue reading

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Space agency predicts first moon crescent for June 5

The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has predicted that the appearance of the first astronomical lunar crescent for the month of June 2016 will commence on June 5. NASRDA is saddled with the responsibility of carrying out scientific … Continue reading

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Don’t politicise security issues, Wike warns

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has warned against the politicisation of security issues following the spate of violence in the very recent past in parts of the state. The governor, who sounded the caution yesterday in Port Harcourt at a … Continue reading

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Nigeria, 8 nations to revive Niger Basin with $6.4m

The nine member-states of the Niger Basin Authority (NBA), Nigeria, Cameroun, Guinea, Mali Republic of Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, Guinea, Mali, Niger and Chad, are to commit $6.44 million towards reviving the Basin and improving the lot of the … Continue reading

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