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[News] : Senator Isiaka Adeleke Is Dead

An individual from the Nigerian Senate, Isiaka Adeleke has passed on. The three-term Senator as of now speaking to Osun West Senatorial locale having won the decision on the stage of the All Progressives Congress in 2015. Mr. Adeleke passed on today at Bikets Hospital in Oshogbo the Osun state capital in the wake of […]

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[News] : How Nigeria’s Attorney General Works Against Anti-Corruption War – IcirNigeria

Numerous legal advisors see the current rash of withdrawal of prominent cases from court by Attorney General of the Federation as endangering the crusade against defilement In the space of four days, the administration has lost a few prominent debasement cases in the courts, some in light of the fact that the indictment pulled back […]

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[News] : Saraki laments death of football fans in Calabar

The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has communicated stun over the demise of football fans through electric shock at a survey focus in Calabar, depicting the episode as disastrous. Saraki in an announcement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Yusuph Olaniyonu, sympathized with the close groups of the casualties, the […]

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[News] : We’ll begin construction of three new general hospitals this year — Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday said that arrangements were at that point in progress to begin development of three new ultra present day general clinics in the express this year to enhance medicinal services conveyance. Representative Ambode, who talked at the second quarterly Town Hall Meeting for the year and seventh in […]

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[News] : Dana Air plane aborts trip after mid-air collision with bird

A Dana air aircraft on the way Port Harcourt on Friday morning, made an ‘air return’, a few minutes after take-off from the Murtala Muhammed Airport II, Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the air craft, with enrollment number 5N-SRI returned subsequent to crashing into a feathered creature mid-air. Mr Kingsley Ezenwa, Communications […]

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[News] : Cashless Policy: CBN suspends charges on large withdrawals

The Central Bank of Nigeria, has guided Deposit Money Banks to suspend charges on over-the-counter or ATM withdrawals of above N500,000 or store of same sum. The Apex bank’s Director, Banking and Payments System Department, Dipo Fatokun, in a round dated April 20, 2017, said every one of the charges presented in February, and intended to […]

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[News] : How ex-commissioner stole N6 billion discovered by EFCC – Governor

Representative Abubakar Bello of Niger State on Friday said that the N6 billion found by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in the records of a previous open authority were stolen from Niger State Government account. Mr. Bello likewise gave a few points of interest of how the cash was supposedly stolen. The representative made […]

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[#Football] : UEFA Europa League Tragedy: 30 Soccer Fans Electrocuted In Calabar

Some 30 people have been reported dead at a football viewing centre in Calabar, Cross River State capital after being electrocuted by a high tension cable that reportedly fell on a soccer viewing center in the city. The football fans assembled at the viewing centre to watch a UEFA Europa League quarter-final match. The electricity […]

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[News] : INEC Boss: Nigerian Politicians are Desperate People

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has blamed Nigerian legislators for being extremely desperate for power and engaging in a “do-or-die” politics. The INEC director, in an address at the Civil Society Organizations Strategy Meeting to audit decisions in Nigeria, post 2015, sorted out by the Independent Service Delivery […]

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[News] : EFCC Denies Raiding Goje’s Abuja Residence

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) thursday denied reports that it attacked the Abuja living arrangement of the previous Gombe State, Senator Danjuma Goje. Media reports had yesterday indicated that the EFCC assaulted the Goje’s home around 6p.m. Be that as it may, EFCC Head of Media and Information, Wilson Uwujaren, stated: “Please neglect […]