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Buhari leaves for Turkey to return on Sunday

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday left  Nigeria for Istanbul, Turkey to participate in the ninth Summit of the Developing 8 (D-8) which holds on Friday. Buhari left Abuja shortly after presiding over a meeting of the Federal Executive Council held at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The Special Adviser to the President on […]
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Buhari okays pension for Biafran police personnel

The Federal Government says it will commence the payment of pension benefits to retired war-affected police officers and their next-of-kin. The News Agency of Nigeria, which reported that this was contained in a statement by the management of the Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate in Abuja on Wednesday, indicated that President Muhammadu Buhari had given approval […]
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Senate panel asks EFCC to unfreeze Patience Jonathan’s accounts

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions on Wednesday asked Stanbic IBTC Bank and Zenith Bank to unfreeze two accounts linked to the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience. Members of the panel took turns to condemn the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for the continued freezing of the […]
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Why N’Assembly hasn’t transmitted amendment bills to states – Dogara

John Ameh, Abuja The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, confirmed on Wednesday that the new amendments to the 1999 Constitution had yet to leave the National Assembly because the Senate and the House had not harmonised their differences on the bills. The two chambers considered 33 proposals in July, but the […]
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Steps for handling a dispute with your bank

When money is involved, consumers take things personally. Disputes with your bank are bound to trigger strong emotions. Whether the issue is miniscule or grave, many bank customers are vocal about their problems. Of course, banks make mistakes from time to time. Still, it can be hard to tell in a dispute who’s right and […]
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China arrests corrupt fugitive officials in Nigeria, others

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja The Peoples Republic of China said it had arrested 3,339 fugitives who fled to Nigeria and 89 other countries  to escape prosecution for corruption. The Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador Zhou Pingjian, stated that 628 of the suspects were former officials from whom N468bn (9.36bn yuan) was recovered. The envoy disclosed this […]
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Suspected monkeypox cases rise to 74 in 11 states – FG

Olalekan Adetayo, Eniola Akinkuotu,Success Nwogu  and Bukola Adebayo The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, on Wednesday said the country had so far recorded 74 suspected cases of monkeypox in 11 states. Adewole stated this while briefing State House correspondents at the end of the meeting of the Federal Executive Council presided over by President  […]
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