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Daily Archives: November 21, 2012
Foreign Affairs Minister Olugbenga Ashiru is a man in a hurry. He is moving about…
State House Permanent Secretary, Emmanuel Ogbile shocked senators yesterday when he said N1, 305, 292, 050 budgeted for refreshment, meals and other miscellaneous expenses for the 2013 fiscal year was ‘grossly insufficient’. Ogbile said this when he appeared before the Senate Committee on
A Federal High Court has ordered the United Bank for Africa (UBA) to pay N3.396 million in favour of Mr. Samuel Chinedu Abana whose Toyota Camry car was damaged by its bullion van. The amount covers the purchase price of the car, special damages and medical treatment. On January 17, 2007,
In spite of the good showing put up by the Super Eagles in last Thursday’s international friendly against Venezuela, ex-international, Dominic Iorfa, says he does not see the Stephen Keshi-tutored side going beyond the quarter final of next year’s Africa Cup of Nations. Iorfa, who spoke exclusively
Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, yesterday canvassed for a legal framework to determine oil benchmark prices in the budget. This is as the Monetary Policy Committee retained the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) at 12 per cent, with a corridor of plus or minus 200 basis
For a long time to come, the issue of the Nigerian civil war would continue to generate serious discourse in the country. Nigeria had waged a bitter war against the defunct Peoples Republic of Biafra between 1966 and 1970.
No fewer than 51 illegal refineries and four Cotonou boats were destroyed on Monday in two communities by security operatives in Rivers State. Also, six persons, including two ladies were arrested for alleged involvement in illegal oil bunkering in the state.
Itsekiri Leaders of Thought, a socio political group in Delta State has vowed to resist the creation of new states in the country, particularly out of Delta State in the ongoing constitution amendment debate. The group also kicked against tenure elongation for the president and governors which is