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Monthly Archives: October 2017

Israeli firm to secure Nigeria’s maritime space

The Federal Government has contracted an Israeli firm to handle the security of the nation’s waterways and maritime facilities and train personnel. The Minister of...

Senate welcomes sack of Babachir Lawal

The Senate says sack of former Secretary to Government of the Federation, Mr Babachir Lawal, has vindicated its position on investigation carried out by...

AfDB denies calling off Nigeria’s $600m loans

The African Development Bank has denied as untrue reports that it called off loans it granted to Nigeria. The AfBD had in November 2016 approved...

Metuh: Court rejects request to order DSS boss’ arrest

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday declined a request by the defence in the ongoing trial of a former National Publicity Secretary...

Osinbajo lauds World Bank ranking of Nigeria as one of top 10 most improved...

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday expressed delight over the World Bank’s latest “Doing Business” report that saw Nigeria moving up 24 places to 145th...

Recoveries from whistle-blower policy exceeded our expectations – Adeosun

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on Sunday said that the recoveries, which the Federal Government had made through the implementation of the...

Dasuki resists appearing in court for Metuh’s trial

The detained former National Security Adviser,  Sambo Dasuki, is still not disposed to appearing before the Federal High Court in Abuja  to testify in...

Kano confirms suspected monkeypox case

The Kano State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Kabir Getso, has confirmed that a suspected case of monkeypox has been recorded in Bebeji Local Government...

IMF wants Nigeria to stop tax holidays

The International Monetary Fund has advised the Federal Government to urgently revisit tax holidays and exemptions given to companies. It specifically urged Nigeria to...

Arsenal to review Wenger’s future in summer

Arsene Wenger has revealed that despite signing a new two year deal in the summer, his performance will be reviewed by the Arsenal board...