NEC holds two-day retreat next week

The National Economic Council (NEC) would on Monday begin a two-day retreat next week,, Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity in the Office of the Vice President, Laolu Akande,

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Tribute To James Ocholi

By Muhammadu Buhari …James Ocholi Taught Us The Meaning Of Loyalty How do I begin to pay this tribute to a man who was the epitome of civility, the archetype

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FG to create 36000 annual jobs with new N10bn scheme

The Federal Government has launched a N10 billion Youths Entrepreneurship Support (YES) project to empower youth with loans to start businesses. The project was launched  through the Bank of Industry

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FG Will Vigorously Implement Policies To Help Nigeria Achieve Self-sufficiency In Food Production – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari said Thursday in Abuja that his administration will vigorously implement policies that will revive Nigeria’s  agricultural sector and reposition it as the mainstay of the national economy.

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Oil price bounces back ahead of April talks

Oil price rose on Thursday ahead of a crucial meeting of the world’s biggest suppliers called to discuss an output freeze. According to OPEC sources, oil producers, including Gulf OPEC

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NAHCON to pay N1.7 billion to 2015 pilgrims

[T]he National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has said it would refund N1.7 billion to some deserving 2015 pilgrims. Chairman of the commission, Abdullahi Mukhtar Muhammad said this on Wednesday

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Reps probe CBN over N1.2trn intervention fund

The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) over N1.233 trillion intervention fund. The lawmakers said during plenary on Wednesday that the various interventions

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It’s time to quit, Petit tells Wenger

Arsenal legend, Emmanuel  Petit has added his voice to the growing call for Arsene Wenger to step down from the Gunners’ hot seat. Petit argued that Wenger must quit to

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How Badeh stole over N3.9bn from NAF – Witness

Former Director of Finance and Accounts at the Nigerian Air Force, Air Commodore Salisu Abdullahi (rtd) has disclosed how former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Marshal Alex Badeh (rtd) siphoned

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NCC lifts sanctions on MTN

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Wednesday confirmed that it had lifted the regulatory sanction it placed on Mobile Telecommunications Network (MTN) since 13 July, 2015. Tony Ojobo, the Director,

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