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  • Seme Customs rakes in N546.8m in January

    Zika Bobby The Seme Command of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), said it generated N546.8 million as revenue for January 2018. This represents 81 percent of the revenue target actualised. The command’s Area Comptroller, Mohammed Aliyu, disclosed that 64 seizures with a Duty Paid Value (DPV) of N18,335,495, were made for the period under review….

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  • Federal Government in talks with CBN, other institutions, to fund modular refineries

    Uche Usim, Abuja To ensure availability of petroleum products for local consumption, the Federal Government on Wednesday disclosed that it was in talks with a number of financial institutions like the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), International Finance Corporation (IFC), Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA), among others, to provide contributory financing to potential investors in modular refineries in the…

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  • PDP engaging in “destructive propaganda” – APC

    Romanus Ugwu, Abuja The All Progressives Congress (APC) has described as baseless allegations raised by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday accusing the opposition party of engaging in “destructive propaganda”. PDP had expressed doubt over the ability of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct free and fair elections in 2019 and called for a…

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  • Fayose storms INEC over Ekiti governorship poll

    Romanus Ugwu, Abuja The Governor of Ekiti state, Ayo Fayose, Wednesday stormed the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for an interactive session with the Commission over the July 14 governorship election in the state. Fielding questions from newsmen after the meeting with national commissioners, Fayose (who doubles as Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party…

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  • Buhari

    Council of State meeting holds Thursday

    Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja A Council of states meeting will hold Thursday at the State House, Abuja. This is the third Council of States meeting since President Muhammadu Buhari assumed office. The first one held in  October 21, 2015, while the second held in September 2016. The National Council of State is chaired by President Buhari, with Vice-President…

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  • INEC sets up committee to investigate Kano underage voting

    Romanus Ugwu, Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has finally set up an eight-man investigation panel to ascertain the veracity of the report that persons below the statutory age of 18 years voted during the recently conducted Kano State Local Government election. Chairman of the Commission, Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu, announced the composition of the…

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  • Yenagoa: Death toll in cult killings rise to 5

    Femi Folaranmi, Yenagoa Cult-related killings in Yenagoa has risen to five heightening apprehension among residents of the Bayelsa State capital. In the past two weeks there has been a battle for supremacy between two cults, the Icelanders and the Greenlanders, leading to two addition casualties on Monday. The Bayelsa State Governor Henry Seriake Dickson had recently…

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  • JUDGES Sokoto

    Sokoto farmers get N1.4b Fertiliser subsidy

    Tunde Omolehin, Sokoto The Sokoto State Government said it would spend about N1.4 billion to subsidise the price of fertiliser for its farmers in the 2018 cropping season. Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal stated this in Sabon-Birni Local Government Area of the state at the flag-off of fertiliser sales for dry season farming and distribution of…

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  • IPOB blasts Gov. Ikpeazu over comment against Nnamdi Kanu

    Jeff Amechi Agbodo, Onitsha The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), on Wednesday, tackled Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia state over alleged comment that its leader, Nnamdi Kanu, reneged on agreements reached with him and other South East governors during his interview granted to BBC Igbo Service in the Government House, Umuahia. The group challenged Governor…

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  • WINDSTORM

    UNDP launches 5-yr entrepreneur skill with 50 IDPs youths

    Timothy Olanrewaju, Maiduguri The United Nations Development Programmed (UNDP) has commenced five years training programme for entrepreneur skill with 50 youths displaced by Boko Haram insurgency. UNDP Country Director, Samuel Bwalia, told journalists in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, after the first phase of the training, which was designed to help unemployed youths get needed…

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