Buhari’s daughter to marry former FMBN boss, Friday

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to give out his second daughter, Fatima, out in marriage. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, ministers, governors and top government officials are expected to grace the

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We’ll return Nigeria to good old days of accountability – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday assured of the determination of the present administration to restore the country to the “good old days of accountability.” Speaking at a meeting with the

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US commends Nigeria on fight against child labour

The United States Department of Labour (USDOL) has commended Nigeria for making significant progress in stemming the scourge of child labour and human trafficking in the country. The commendation is

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Bala Mohammed in EFCC net

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested and detained the immediate past  Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Senator Bala Mohammed. Our correspondents learnt that Mohammed was

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PhD graduand dies on convocation day

A postgraduate student of Arabic at the University of Ilorin, AbdulHafeez Adedimeji, died on Saturday, the day he was to receive his doctorate at a convocation. Sources told our correspondent

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Buratai inaugurates 331 artillery HQ in hometown

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen Tukur Buratai, has commissioned the newly constructed headquarters of the 331 Artillery Tactical Forward Operation Base (FOB) based in his hometown, Buratai, Biu Local

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Stop wasteful spending, Buhari tells varsities

President Muhammadu Buhari has told the management of Nigerian universities to put a stop to the practice of wasteful spending. The President urged them to channel available resources into teaching,

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We wont suspend arrested judges – NJC

The National Judicial Council, NJC, has described as “unacceptable”, a demand in certain quarters for judges currently under investigation, to step down until they are cleared of allegations of corruption.

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Buhari prefers women in sensitive positions – Adeosun

Contrary to a widely-held belief that President Muhammadu Buhari is not comfortable with women in official quarters, Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has said the President is a huge respecter

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Drama in court as Fani-Kayode’s EFCC travails continue

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has been re-arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. Fani-Kayode was picked up again on Friday as he stepped out

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