ABUJA—The Federal Government, yesterday, disclosed its intention to declare the immediate past Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Mohammed Adoke, SAN, wanted over alleged refusal to surrender himself to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for prosecution.
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THE Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, ASCSN, has berated the management of the National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS, over perceived interference in the organisation’s branch of the union.
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Nigeria is Africa’s largest oil producer and, in global terms, ranks 11th, with an output of around 2.45 million barrels per day. However, an increase in output of 500,000 barrels per day could take it to 7th worldwide
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ELDER statesman and a stalwart of the National Democratic Coalition, NADECO, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, has described the death of Chief Chuba Egolum as a big loss to the nation and the progressives in the country.
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A traditional ruler, the Onibeju of Ibeju-Lekki, Oba Rafiu Olusegun Salami, yesterday, told a Lagos High Court sitting at Igbosere that he was chosen as king in 2000 by Ifa Oracle and not by an election.
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Nigeria’s electricity distribution companies, DISCOs, under the umbrella body, the Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors, ANED, has claimed that the revenue shortfall in the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry, NESI, has reached N809.8 billion,
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A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, Mallam Yusuf Olu, has condemned what he described as the ongoing in-fighting among the political elites, particularly in the National Assembly.
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The Federal Government and Africa Initiative for Governance, AIG, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, to seal a public-private partnership, PPP, to transform the Nigerian civil service.
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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has so far registered 600,000 candidates for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, across the country.
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The Petroleum Tanker Drivers, PTD, branch of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, yesterday, evening suspended their nationwide indefinite strike, following Federal Government’s approval of bridging cost allowance from N6.20 to N7.20.
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The Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Limited, NLNG, paid $489.226 million, about N151.6 billion, in various forms of taxes to the Federal, States and Local Governments in 2016.
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Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has made a clarion call on sports administrators to use the opportunity of the Queen’s Baton Relay in Nigeria to make adequate preparation for the Commonwealth Games which holds on the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia between April 4 and April15, 2018.
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There are indications that the Federal Government may be at discord with the gas sector operators over incentives with the government calling on private investors to tap into opportunities available in the industry to grow their investments as well as the economy.
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A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State, Alhaji Sikiru Mustapha-Banana, has revealed that the current member of the House of Representatives for Remo/Ikenne/Sagamu Federal constituency, Hon. Ladi Adebutu, was determined to bring the Ogun State back to the path of greatness in whatever position of higher authority he finds himself in 2019.
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Some members of the APC in Oke-Ogun area of Oyo State yesterday protested alleged lopsidedness in the appointments made by Governor Abiola Ajimobi.
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The Ogun State governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, yesterday announced his administration’s plan to build a museum in honour of Evangelist Ebenezer Obey, a music maestro known for his Juju music gendre.
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A suspected kidnapper, Evidence, who lured his victim, 20-year-old Precious from Port Harcourt, Rivers State, to visit him in Warri, Delta State, is in police custody.
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This week’s edition of Glo-sponsored TV drama series, Professor Johnbull, comes up today with Nollywood icon, Richard Mofe-Damijo, RMD, making a cameo appearance where he tactically counters the antics of his cheating ‘driver.’
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THE Nigerian Army Institute of Technology and Environmental Studies has been upgraded to Nigerian Army University of Technology and Environmental Studies, Biu, NAUTESB, the headquarters of Biu Local Government Area of Borno State.
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TO discourage keeping money at home, the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation, NDIC, is inculcating banking and cashless habits in school children.
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