ABUJA— THE Senate, yesterday, frowned on reports that senators have been given $50,000 bribe to stop plans to override President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2018 on sequence of election.
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Nathaniel Sharibu, a Police Officer and father of Miss Leah Sharibu, the 15-year old Dapchi schoolgirl still being held captive by Boko Haram for her refusal to convert to Islam, yesterday pleaded with the Federal Government and all Nigerians to ensure the release of his daughter before the Easter celebrations.
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THE Federal Government taunted the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, asking it to complete its apology to Nigerians by returning all the funds looted from the public treasury during its 16 years in power.
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United Bank for Africa Plc, UBA, announced yesterday that its London subsidiary has obtained regulatory permission to carry out wholesale banking activities in the United Kingdom, UK.
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Mobile money hasn’t just changed the economic and social fabric of Africa. It has changed the world. Latest research shows that in 2017, the mobile money industry processed transactions worth USD$1 billion a day, generating direct revenues of over $2.4 billion.
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I got divorced from my husband a couple of years ago and I have had a bit of a tough time as a result. Family and friends have rallied around me to make life easier.
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Isco scored a hat-trick as Spain hammered an Argentina side without Lionel Messi 6-1 in a friendly on Tuesday, while Brazil defeated Germany 1-0 in their first meeting since the 2014 World Cup
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Diamond Bank Plc has disclosed that it is currently targeting additional one million customers in its database in the next one year through the introduction of its new digital financial platform, DreamVille.
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US President Donald Trump decided Tuesday to end the protected status of thousands of Liberian migrants to the United States and gave them a year to leave the country.
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Driving the message that empowering a woman can build a society, Taxify, an international ride-hailing company has held the #WomenWithDrive event geared at creating a platform for women drivers to network.
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Isoko Political Mandate has dismissed reports that the lawmaker representing Isoko North Constituency in Delta State House of Assembly, Mr. Timi Owhefere does not represent his constituency well, noting that his constituents would re-elect him in 2019.
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Coca-Cola Nigeria Limited, has unveiled plans to give 22 winners in Nigeria an all-expense paid experience to watch the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
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AS Easter holiday approaches, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, has assured passengers and other airport users that her network of airports are fully prepared and ready for the usual surge in passenger traffic that is the norm around this season.
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Sweet Nutrition Limited (formerly known as Bayswater Industries Limited), manufacturers of fast-moving consumer goods, has unveiled Chocolove Malt drink into the chocolate drink market.
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Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr said England will find it difficult to cope with his team when they play in the pre-World Cup friendly June 2 at the Wembley Stadium in London.
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Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State has pledged his support for National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, in the fight against human trafficking across the country.
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Delta State Commissioner for Budget and Planning, Mr Kingsley Emu, has said he was satisfied that the cardinal development agenda and investments of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa administration were in tune with the ideas of global economists and business leaders for sustainable development.
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FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange Plc has admitted Lapo Micro-finance Bank Plc N3.15 billion bonds for trading on its platform.
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By Adaeze Okechukwu The Naira, yesterday, depreciated further by 17 kobo to N360.23 per dollar, in the Investors and Exporters (I&E) window, even as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) injected $210 million into the foreign exchange market. Acting Director, Corporate Communications Department (CCD), CBN, Mr. Isaac Okorafor confirmed the injection saying: “The CBN offeredRead