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  • newFalana to FG: ….Stop begging for money, recover stolen loots
    Human Rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) has called on the Federal Government to adopt an “aggressive policy” to recover looted funds and stop asking for loans. Falana said this on the side line of an event to mark the International Anti-Corruption Day organised by the U.S. Embassy in Abuja on Thursday. “People have stolen our […]The post Falana to FG: ….Stop begging for money, recover stolen loots appeared first on The Nation Nigeria.
    - 50 mins ago, 8 Dec 16, 5:14pm -
  • newCynthia: Court fixes January 12 for final address
    The Lagos State High Court in Igbosere has fixed January 12 for adoption of final address in the trial of alleged killers of Miss Cynthia Osokogu. The late Osokogu was allegedly murdered on July 22, 2012 at Cosmilla Hotel, Lakeview Estate, Festac Town, Lagos, by her Facebook lover. Those charges with the murder are Okwumo Nwabufo (33), […]The post Cynthia: Court fixes January 12 for final address appeared first on The Nation Nigeria.
    - 55 mins ago, 8 Dec 16, 5:09pm -
  • newNCC advises consumers on short code for unsolicited messages
    The Nigerian Telecommunication Commission (NCC) on Thursday advised consumers to take advantage of the 2442 shortcode to choose the type of messages they want to receive. The Executive Vice-Chairman of NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta, gave the advice at the 79th Telecom Consumers Parliament help in Abuja. He said that the parliament, with its theme: Implementation […]The post NCC advises consumers on short code for unsolicited messages appeared first on The Nation Nigeria.
    - 57 mins ago, 8 Dec 16, 5:07pm -
  • newAmbode links economic growth to strong democratic institutions
    …Receives new American ambassador to Nigeria   Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday advocated the need for strong democratic institutions in Nigeria, saying that such was critical to economic growth and overall development. Ambode, who spoke at Lagos House in Ikeja when he received on courtesy visit the new United States Ambassador to […]The post Ambode links economic growth to strong democratic institutions appeared first on The Nation Nigeria.
    - 1 hour ago, 8 Dec 16, 5:02pm -
  • newDMO raises N1.18tr from domestic borrowing to fund economy
    The Debt Management Office (DMO) says it has raised the entire N1.18 trillion domestic component of the 2016 approved borrowing to fund the Nigerian economy this fiscal year. Addressing members of the senate committee on local and foreign debts, the Director General of the DMO Dr Abraham Nwankwo of the N1.8trillion approved to be borrowed […]The post DMO raises N1.18tr from domestic borrowing to fund economy appeared first on The Nation Nigeria.
    - 1 hour ago, 8 Dec 16, 4:45pm -
  • newReps to Buhari: Suspend ban on importation of cars through land borders 
    President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged by the House of Representatives to suspend the ban on importation of new and used cars through land borders. The ban that was announced on  December 5, 2016 by the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) was due to take off from January 1, 2017. The lawmakers however said the policy was […]The post Reps to Buhari: Suspend ban on importation of cars through land borders  appeared first on The Nation Nigeria.
    - 1 hour ago, 8 Dec 16, 4:37pm -
  • newMagu’s confirmation moved to Dec. 15
    The screening and confirmation of the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC),Mr Ibrahim Magu, was on Thursday, rescheduled to Dec. 15 by the Senate. The Deputy Leader of the Senate,Bala N’allah, made this known while addressing newsmen on Thursday in Abuja. He said the postponement of the exercise from Dec. 8 […]The post Magu’s confirmation moved to Dec. 15 appeared first on The Nation Nigeria.
    - 1 hour ago, 8 Dec 16, 4:37pm -
  • newDead NYSC member’s body to be exhumed for autopsy
    The Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung has disclosed that the Federal Government will exhume the corpse of a 2016 batch B National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member, Miss Ifedolapo Oladepo, who died at the Kano Orientation Camp. The minister spoke with State House correspondents on Thursday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. While claiming that the […]The post Dead NYSC member’s body to be exhumed for autopsy appeared first on The Nation Nigeria.
    - 2 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 4:30pm -
  • newEjigbo arson: Another victim dies in hospital
    …As angry youth’s raid suspect’s house One of the survivors of Saturday arson at Double Powerline in Ejigbo, Lagos, that killed a pastor’s wife, her children and their guest yesterday died in the hospital. Segun Shofolabo died around 2am at Gbagada General Hospital, after he complained of difficulty in breathing, bringing the dead toll to five including Mrs. Mary […]The post Ejigbo arson: Another victim dies in hospital appeared first on The Nation Nigeria.
    - 2 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 4:28pm -
  • newPolice to commence renovation of barracks
    The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris has said that the Force will commence the renovation of barracks across the nation soon. He also noted that the renovation will be in order of priority. The IGP who was represented by DIG in charge of Logistics and Supply, Maigari Dikko disclosed this in Abuja on Thursday during […]The post Police to commence renovation of barracks appeared first on The Nation Nigeria.
    - 2 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 3:59pm -

Daily Trust

  • Again, EFCC arraigns former BankPHB, Spring Bank bosses
    For the third time in three years, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) today at a Lagos Federal High Court, arraigned Francis Atuche and Charles Ojo, both former managing directors of Bank PHB plc and Spring Bank plc for graft charges.Specifically, the two were slammed with 45-count charge bordering on mismanagement and misappropriation of shareholders funds through reckless grants of credit facilities without adequate security.The two former bank chiefs however pleaded not guilty to all the counts.Presiding judge, Justice Ofili Ajumogobia ordered that they should continue to enjoy the bail granted to them by the former court.Further mention on the matter was fixed for Ja…
    - 14 Nov 12, 6:23pm -
  • Thugs disrupt Nasarawa students' protest against unpaid scholarship
    Gangs of thugs, today, violently disrupted protests by Nasarawa State students of tertiary institutions who poured into streets to register their anger against the state government's failure to pay their scholarship.The students, who were led by officials of Nasarawa State Students' Association (NASSA), and zonal leaders of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), had earlier in the morning gathered at the Nasarawa State Polytechnic, in Lafia, where they commenced the protest that was designed to take them through major roads including Jos Road, and Shendam Road, to terminate at the gates of Government House.The students planned to stage a bigger protest at the gates of Govern…
    - 14 Nov 12, 5:19pm -
  • Osun Assembly rejects CJ nominee
    Osun State House of Assembly today rejected a nominee, Justice Oyebola Adepele Ojo, for the position of Chief Judge of the state.The state governor, Alhaji Rauf Aregbesola forwarded the name of Justice Oyebola to the Assembly as a successor to the retired Justice Olaniyi Ojo who has just finished his tenure in the office.The state legislature rejected the governor's nominee for the post of Chief Judge based on a rule of the House. The Assembly said there is a constitutional clause that bars the parliament from acting on any matter pending in court.After debating on the nomination, the House leader, Mr. Timothy Owoeye moved motion for the rejection of the nominee and it was seconded by the…
    - 14 Nov 12, 5:11pm -
  • Saraki was a political tactician –Mark
    Senate President, David Mark, on Wednesday lamented the death of Second Republic Senate Leader Dr. Olusola Saraki. Mark in a statement signed by the Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, to the Senate President, Kola Ologbondiyan, quoted Mark as saying that Saraki was “a political tactician and engineer” who navigated the scene like a colossus. Mark said: “Saraki was a political leader who stood to be counted when it mattered. “He stood on the side of the people and worked assiduously for the liberation of the down trodden. He was a leader who lived and worked for others. “We shall miss his fatherly counsel. We shall miss his candor. We shall miss his humility. We shall…
    - 14 Nov 12, 4:42pm -
  • Senator Saraki mourns father
    Senator Abubakar Bukola Saraki has described his late father, Olusola Saraki, as a selfless politician who was devoted to the development of mankind.Announcing the death of his father, the Senator representing Kwara central said, “with gratitude to Almighty Allah, we announce the passage to eternity of our beloved father and grandfather, His Eminence, Oloye (Dr.) Abubakar Olusola Saraki, Waziri of Ilorin, former Senate Leader, Second Republic, Federal Republic of Nigeria who answered the call to the great beyond, in the early hours of today in Lagos.“We take solace in knowing that our father lived an exemplary life of service, and selfless devotion to development of his people and nati…
    - 14 Nov 12, 4:35pm -
  • Nasarawa South hit by pockets of violence, two killed
    Communities in Nasarawa-South axis have experienced fresh attacks between peasants and nomads which have killed two persons between Monday and Tuesday. A peasant was killed on Monday at about 6am when gunmen believed to be cattle-rearers stormed in on Agboko, a village near Kadarko, and opened fire on villagers who were just waking up from their beds. A security report by Adamu Adi, the administrator of Giza Development Area to Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura said a man was killed, while a woman was badly injured with machete in the attack. State Deputy Police Public Relations Officer (DPPRO), Cornelius Ocholi confirmed that Agboko was hit by crisis from gunmen, but said the identity of th…
    - 14 Nov 12, 1:32pm -
  • October Allocation: Federal, States LGS share 574.940bn
    The Federal, states and local governments have  shared 574.940 billion naira for the month of October with the Federal Government getting at least 218.652 billion naira  while the states got at least 110.903 billion naira.The Minister of state for Finance, Yerima Lawal Ngama, who made this known after the Federation Account Allocation Committee meeting Tuesday,  said the net allocation to the local government is 85.502 billion naira while oil and minerals producing states got 46.62 billion naira  as 13% derivation .The minister said the distributable statutory revenue for the month of October is 467.007 billion naira, adding that there is no augmentation since the revenue for the month…
    - 14 Nov 12, 10:22am -
  • Senate: Our hands are tied on state creation
    As the National Assembly embarks on the new phase of the amendment of the 1999 Constitution, the Senate has said that its hands are tied on the creation of new states.Deputy Senate President and Chairman of the Senate Committee on Constitution Review Senator Ike Ekweremadu told journalists in Abuja yesterday that the National Assembly would not announce the creation of any state at the end of the exercise.Ekweremadu said Nigerians should stop expecting the National Assembly or its committees on constitution review to announce the creation of new states as the constitution does not provide for such.He said the people of South-east where he comes from should also stop expecting him to use…
    - 14 Nov 12, 4:00am -
  • Omnishambles named word of the year by Oxford English Dictionary
    “Omnishambles” has been named word of the year by the Oxford English Dictionary.The word - meaning a situation which is shambolic from every possible angle - was coined in 2009 by the writers of BBC political satire The Thick of It. But it has crossed over into real life this year, said the judges.Other words included “Eurogeddon” - the threatened financial collapse in the eurozone - and “mummy porn” - a genre inspired by the 50 Shades books.“Green-on-blue” - military attacks by forces regarded as neutral, such as when members of the Afghan army or police attack foreign troops - was also on the shortlist.The London Olympics threw up several contenders including the verb…
    - 14 Nov 12, 4:00am -
  • Foreign airlines: Minister must appear in person, Reps insist
    The House of Representatives Committee on Aviation yesterday commenced investigation into reports that Aviation Minister Stella Oduah has blocked four foreign airlines from landing in Abuja and Kano airports.The House had on November 6th mandated the committee to investigate reports that Oduah had refused to grant landing permits to Emirates, Etihad, Ethiopian Turkish and Asky airlines who have all applied to commence commercial flights to Abuja and Kano after a motion was sponsored by Rep.  Ali Madaki (PDP, Kano).When the hearing begun yesterday, the minister did not appear in person but was represented by Permanent Secretary in the Ministry, Ms Anne Ene-Itaq.However, when asked by co…
    - 14 Nov 12, 4:00am -

The Punch

  • newChristmas: Lagos to sell rice at N13, 000
    The Lagos State Government on Thursday said it was ready to roll out Lake Rice on December 15 to residents at N13,000 per 50 kg towards the Yuletide celebrations. The Special Adviser on Food Security to Governor Akinwumi Ambode, Mr. Sanni Okanlawan, made the disclosure in Lagos during the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry […]The post Christmas: Lagos to sell rice at N13, 000 appeared first on Punch Newspapers.
    - 6 mins ago, 8 Dec 16, 5:58pm -
  • newSynagogue members stopped LASEMA from collapse site – witness
    A Lagos High Court in Ikeja on Thursday heard that some members of the Synagogue Church of All Nations barricaded the entrance for emergency response personnel into the church’s collapsed guest house. A fourth witness for the prosecution, Mr. Adesola Kabir, gave the evidence at the resumed hearing of a suit by the Lagos State […]The post Synagogue members stopped LASEMA from collapse site – witness appeared first on Punch Newspapers.
    - 14 mins ago, 8 Dec 16, 5:50pm -
  • newEffects of ageing on your manhood
    For the typical man, his sex organ comes top among his priorities. And rightly so. However, urologists warn that, like every organ of the body, ageing also affects the penis, not just in terms of how hard it should be during sexual intercourse, but also in the way it looks, its length, and so on. […]The post Effects of ageing on your manhood appeared first on Punch Newspapers.
    - 15 mins ago, 8 Dec 16, 5:49pm -
  • newAlleged bribery: Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia, Obla get new bail conditions
    Ramon Oladimeji A Lagos State High Court in Ikeja on Thursday varied the conditions attached to the bail granted Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia and Chief Godwin Obla (SAN), who are facing charges of bribery and unlawful enrichment. The serving judge and the SAN were arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on November 28, 2016 […]The post Alleged bribery: Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia, Obla get new bail conditions appeared first on Punch Newspapers.
    - 21 mins ago, 8 Dec 16, 5:43pm -
  • newDon’t take $30bn loan, recover looted funds, Falana tells Buhari
    Human Rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has called on the Federal Government to adopt an “aggressive policy” to recover looted funds and stop asking for loans. Falana said this on the side line of an event to mark the International Anti-Corruption Day organised by the U.S. Embassy in Abuja on Thursday. He said, “People have […]The post Don’t take $30bn loan, recover looted funds, Falana tells Buhari appeared first on Punch Newspapers.
    - 31 mins ago, 8 Dec 16, 5:33pm -
  • newJohnson wants Chelsea compensation over abuse
    Former Chelsea player Gary Johnson said on Thursday he should receive more financial compensation from the club after being sexually abused by their former chief scout Eddie Heath. It recently emerged Chelsea, the current Premier League leaders, paid Johnson 50,000 pounds ($63,850, 59,230 euros) in 2015 not to go public with his allegations against Heath, […]The post Johnson wants Chelsea compensation over abuse appeared first on Punch Newspapers.
    - 38 mins ago, 8 Dec 16, 5:26pm -
  • newNigerians blast Dalung over Super Falcons’ allowance gaffe
    Nigerians on Thursday reacted with consternation to the Minister of Sports, Mr. Solomon Dalung’s statement that the Super Falcons’ allowances and bonuses were delayed because the Federal Government never believed they could win the CAF African Women Cup of Nations in Cameroon. The Nigerian women had been embroiled in a face-off with the Nigerian Football […]The post Nigerians blast Dalung over Super Falcons’ allowance gaffe appeared first on Punch Newspapers.
    - 50 mins ago, 8 Dec 16, 5:14pm -
  • new‘LASEMA didn’t have enough ambulances for Synagogue operation’
    Ramon Oladimeji An operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Adeshola Kabir, said on Thursday that operatives of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency did not have enough ambulances for the rescue operation at Synagogue Church of All Nations on September 12, 2014. A six-storey building belonging to the church collapsed on September […]The post ‘LASEMA didn’t have enough ambulances for Synagogue operation’ appeared first on Punch Newspapers.
    - 1 hour ago, 8 Dec 16, 5:01pm -
  • newQuadri battles Zhendong, Long for ITTF award
    Idris Adesina Nigeria’s table tennis star, Aruna Quadri, will battle China’s Fan Zhendong and Ma Long as well as Japan’s Jun Mizutani for the ITTF Star Awards on Thursday. The event will take place at the Sheraton Hotel in Doha, Qatar. The awards, which is in its fourth year, was organised to celebrate outstanding table […]The post Quadri battles Zhendong, Long for ITTF award appeared first on Punch Newspapers.
    - 1 hour ago, 8 Dec 16, 4:56pm -
  • newAir Force men allegedly kill 60-year-old man over a prostitute
    Kayode Idowu A 60-year-old man, Ibrahim Bulama, was allegedly beaten to death by two Air Force men during a clash over a prostitute at a red light zone in Maiduguri. Some residents of the town who spoke anonymously with our correspondent, said one of the Air Force men, Lance Corporal Kamal Usman, had a disagreement […]The post Air Force men allegedly kill 60-year-old man over a prostitute appeared first on Punch Newspapers.
    - 1 hour ago, 8 Dec 16, 4:51pm -

Vanguard News Nigeria

  • newUse of Padded bra, bum is deceptive- FCT men
    Some men in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Thursday said the use of body enhancers such as padded braziers, hips and bum boosters by women was deceptive.The post Use of Padded bra, bum is deceptive- FCT men appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 3 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 3:08pm -
  • newN-Power screens Jos candidates

    N-Power screens Jos candidates

    Verification exercise for unemployed graduates who were selected for the N-Power programme was conducted in Jos yesterday.The post N-Power screens Jos candidates appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 3 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 3:03pm -
  • newTransformer fault throws Sokoto City into darkness
    The breakdown of a 15 MVA electricity transformer has thrown most parts of Sokoto City and its environs into darkness.The post Transformer fault throws Sokoto City into darkness appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 3 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 2:39pm -
  • newNIS uncovers new tactics by human traffickers, illegal immigrants
    The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Katsina State Command, says it has uncovered new tactics used by human traffickers and illegal immigrants to cross the country’s borders.The post NIS uncovers new tactics by human traffickers, illegal immigrants appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 4 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 2:22pm -
  • newSen. Marafa secures employment for over 300 graduates
    Senator Kabiru Marafa (Zamfara Central) has secured employment for more than 300 unemployed graduates in the past five years.The post Sen. Marafa secures employment for over 300 graduates appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 4 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 2:19pm -
  • newIndia to import 11m mt of crude oil from Nigeria by 2017

    India to import 11m mt of crude oil from Nigeria by 2017

    Indian state-run oil refiners have indicated interest to increase total crude oil consumption volume next year with additional 2 million metric tonne (mt) of crude oil import from Nigeria in 2017.The post India to import 11m mt of crude oil from Nigeria by 2017 appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 4 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 2:11pm -
  • newConstitution review: Senate submits interim report
    THE Senate Thursday received the status report of its Constitution Review Committee, just as it has made it mandatory that henceforth the President and Governors must assign portfolios to persons nominated as ministers or commissioners respectively prior to confirmation by the Senate or State House of Assembly.The post Constitution review: Senate submits interim report appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 4 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 2:09pm -
  • newOsun Speaker commends Ooni of Ife on Yoruba unity
    The Speaker of Osun House of Assembly, Mr Najeem Salaam, has commended the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi (Ojaja 11), on his efforts in promoting unity among Yoruba traditional rulers.The post Osun Speaker commends Ooni of Ife on Yoruba unity appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 4 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 2:06pm -
  • newNigerian military to reopen key Borno road after 3 years — Gov. Shettima
    Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno said on Thursday that the Nigerian Nigerian military is poised to re-open the Maiduguri-Magumeri-Gubio and Damasak roads.The post Nigerian military to reopen key Borno road after 3 years — Gov. Shettima appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 4 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 2:04pm -
  • newUnemployed man in court for allegedly hitting cop with charm
    A 22-year-old unemployed man, Niyi Akande, who allegedly hit a police officer with a charm, was on Thursday docked at an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.The post Unemployed man in court for allegedly hitting cop with charm appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 4 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 2:02pm -
  • newIndonesian quake toll passes 100 as rescuers struggle
    Indonesian medical teams on Thursday struggled to treat scores of people injured in a 6.5 magnitude earthquake a day after over 100 people were killed in the worst disaster to hit the province.The post Indonesian quake toll passes 100 as rescuers struggle appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 4 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 2:00pm -
  • newAmbode urges residents to become house owners through new policy
    Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Thursday urged residents to take advantage of the state’s Rent-To-Own and Rental Housing policy to become house owners and address housing problems in the state.The post Ambode urges residents to become house owners through new policy appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 4 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 1:59pm -
  • newWoman docked for allegedly cutting husband’s lover’s breast with razor
    A housewife, Taye Akinbolade, 28, has been charged before an Okitipupa Magistrates’ Court in Ondo State for allegedly slashing the breast of her husband’s lover.The post Woman docked for allegedly cutting husband’s lover’s breast with razor appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 4 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 1:57pm -
  • new“My husband left because I refused to give him oral sx”, wife tells court
    A 42-year-old woman, Fausat Ayinde has approached a Lagos Island Customary Court on Thursday for the dissolution of her 15-year-old marriage on grounds of emotional abuse.The post “My husband left because I refused to give him oral sx”, wife tells court appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 4 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 1:54pm -
  • newEid il-Maulud: FG declares Monday public holiday
    The Federal Government has declared Monday, December 12 as public holiday to mark the Eid-El Maulud celebration.The post Eid il-Maulud: FG declares Monday public holiday appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 4 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 1:52pm -
  • newGhana election: Nana Akufo-Addo leading, full result will be out on Friday
    Nana Akufo-Addo, fifth time contender for Ghana’s presidency is leading in the early results so far declared in the presidential and parliamentary elections held Wednesday.The post Ghana election: Nana Akufo-Addo leading, full result will be out on Friday appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 5 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 12:57pm -
  • newBreaking: Senate suspends Magu’s confirmation as EFCC Boss

    Breaking: Senate suspends Magu’s  confirmation as EFCC Boss

    The Senate, Thursday, failed to confirm the Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Magu as the commission’s chairman.The post Breaking: Senate suspends Magu’s confirmation as EFCC Boss appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 6 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 12:30pm -
  • newSupreme Court ruling: Cross River’s govt officials flood Abuja

    Supreme Court ruling: Cross River’s govt officials flood Abuja

    By Emma Una THOUSANDS of aides of the Cross River State governor, Senator Ben Ayade alongside other top government officials have left the state to Abuja where they are keeping vigil on the outcome of the Supreme Court ruling between their principal and Mr Joe Agi, SAN. Many of the aides who are anxious ofRead MoreThe post Supreme Court ruling: Cross River’s govt officials flood Abuja appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 6 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 12:15pm -
  • newAircraft pilots, engineers to float new airline – Balami
    Mr Isaac Balami, President, National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE), says the association is considering floating its airline to address the challenge of unemployment among its members.The post Aircraft pilots, engineers to float new airline – Balami appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 6 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 12:06pm -
  • newGambia’s Army pledges loyalty to President-elect
    The Gambia’s army chief has pledged allegiance to President-elect Adama Barrow, reinforcing hopes that the tiny West African nation will see its first peaceful change of power in more than half a century.The post Gambia’s Army pledges loyalty to President-elect appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 6 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 12:03pm -

Leadership Newspaper Nigeria

  • newLagos Alerts Residents On Fraudulent Water Bill Collection

    Lagos Alerts Residents On Fraudulent Water Bill Collection

    The Lagos State Government (LASG), on Thursday alerted residents about the activities of some fraudsters now collecting water bills illegally in the state. The state’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, who disclosed this in a statement issued by the government to clarify the controversy surrounding the collection of all water abstraction related...
    - 53 mins ago, 8 Dec 16, 5:11pm -
  • newAlleged N5m: Court Varies Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia, Obla Bail Conditions

    Alleged N5m: Court Varies Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia, Obla Bail Conditions

    Justice Hakeem Oshodi of the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja on Thursday granted two separate applications filed by suspended Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Chief Godwin Obla seeking the variation of the bail conditions earlier granted by the court. It will be recalled...
    - 59 mins ago, 8 Dec 16, 5:05pm -
  • newCNPP Urges Stakeholders On Peaceful Rivers Re-run

    CNPP Urges Stakeholders On Peaceful Rivers Re-run

    The Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) has appealed to all stakeholders in the Rivers state to ensure and embrace a peaceful deposition ahead of the re-run polls slated for Saturday in the state A statement signed in Abuja yesterday by the acting national publicity secretary, Comrade Wale Okunniyi, expressed worry over governor Wike’s allegation...
    - 1 hour ago, 8 Dec 16, 5:02pm -
  • newWhy We Deferred Magu’s Confirmation Hearing To Dec 15 – Senate

    Why We Deferred Magu’s Confirmation Hearing To Dec 15 – Senate

    The Senate has explained why it could not attend to the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu, and other member-nominees of the Commission, who had turned up for their screening on Thursday, attributing the development to the poor attendance of Senators at plenary. Senate’s deputy majority leader, Senator...
    - 1 hour ago, 8 Dec 16, 4:59pm -
  • newI Never Paid Herdsmen To Appease Them – El-Rufai

    I Never Paid Herdsmen To Appease Them – El-Rufai

    Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El Rufai said he never paid herdsmen money in order to either appease or arm them as widely reported in the media. The governor who denied payment of killer herdsmen through his spokesman, Mr Samuel Aruwan, said he only resuscitated former Governor Patrick Yakowa’s initiative by  persuading  aggrieved Fulanis to forgive the...
    - 1 hour ago, 8 Dec 16, 4:52pm -
  • newWorld Bank Commits $50m To Support North East Insurgents

    World Bank Commits $50m To Support North East Insurgents

    The World Bank , through the National FADAMA III  project, has earmarked 50 million dollars towards to support Persons  in the North East, who have lost their means of  livelihood due to the Boko Haram insurgency. This was disclosed by the National Coordinator of the FADAMA III project Tayo Adewummi when members of  the Agricultural ...
    - 1 hour ago, 8 Dec 16, 4:47pm -
  • newReps Urge Customs to Suspend Land-Border Vehicle Importation Ban

    Reps Urge Customs to Suspend Land-Border Vehicle Importation Ban

    The House of Representatives on Thursday urged the executive arm of government to immediately suspend the ban on importation of vehicles through the land borders. The Nigerian Customs Service had on Monday released a statement, prohibiting the importation of new and used vehicles through the land borders with effect from January 1, 2017. The House...
    - 1 hour ago, 8 Dec 16, 4:39pm -
  • newOsun Followed CBN Guidelines In Disbursing Bailout – Banks, Labour

    Osun Followed CBN Guidelines In Disbursing Bailout – Banks, Labour

    Labour unions and recipient banks of the N34.5 billion bailout funds disbursed to Osun State government have declared that the fund was exclusively used for payment of arrears of salaries, allowances in line with the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN’s) guidelines and directives. A statement by the Chairman, House Committee on Information and Strategy, Olatunbosun...
    - 1 hour ago, 8 Dec 16, 4:34pm -
  • newSouthern Kaduna Killings: Group Calls For el-Rufai’s Resignation

    Southern Kaduna Killings: Group Calls For el-Rufai’s Resignation

    Southern Kaduna Peoples’ Union (SOKAPU) on Thursday called for the immediate resignation of Kaduna State governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai over his alleged payment of Herdsmen to stop killings in Southern Kaduna. They alleged that the governor has shown “biased, crass and deliberate ineptitude in stopping the killings in Southern Kaduna. They demanded for a full disclosure...
    - 2 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 4:32pm -
  • newReps Move To Impose Time Limit On Ministers’ Nomination

    Reps Move To Impose Time Limit On Ministers’ Nomination

    The House of Representatives on Thursday passed for second reading a bill that nomination for appointment of ministers should not be later than 30 days from when the president takes oath of office. The bill also seeks to provide that nomination for appointment of commissioners shall be made not later than 30 days from the...
    - 2 hours ago, 8 Dec 16, 4:27pm -

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Epub Side by Side: Student Book 2, Third Edition On Book
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