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Niger Delta states sue FG over N500tr oil revenue loss

Niger Delta states sue FG over N500tr oil revenue loss Citing negligent execution of petroleum production contracts by multinationals operating in Nigeria, Bayelsa, Akwa Ibom and Rivers states have filed a suit at the Supreme Court...
Added about 1 hour ago from Guardian News

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Murray stays perfect, Nadal hits 50 in Barcelona

Murray stays perfect, Nadal hits 50 in Barcelona Andy Murray made it 11 wins in 11 meetings with Feliciano Lopez while Rafael Nadal racked up a 50th win in Barcelona as the two Grand Slam heavyweights reached the last eight Thursday.
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Lai Mohammed: I Don’t Own $1.2bn Bank Deposit

Olawale Ajimotokan in Abuja The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has refuted reports ascribing a $1.2 billion deposit in a bank account. He made the denial yesterday while addressing members of Nigeria Institute of Public Relations Practitioners (NIPR) at the annual national conference and general meeting of the body in Ilorin. The […]
Added about 2 hours ago from This Day News

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Police return cash, items taken from Goje’s home

Police return cash, items taken from Goje’s home The police yesterday returned the items they took away from the home of the Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriation, Mohammed Danjuma Goje last Thursday.
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Investors urge government to list privatised, multinational firms

Investors urge government to list privatised, multinational firms Capital market investors have called on government to expedite actions, aimed at providing medium to long-term development clauses that will enable privatised companies and other multinationals in the telecoms
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More worries for Super Eagles’ coaches

More worries for Super Eagles’ coaches Super Eagles handlers must be having sleepless night at the moment, following series of injuries to some key players they are expecting to use for the fast approaching...
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House Probes N11bn Missing NNPC Products

Urges NEMA to provide relief to football victims James Emejo in Abuja The House of Representatives thursday passed a motion mandating the Committee on Petroleum Resources (Downstream) to investigate the disappearance of N11 billion worth of petroleum products belonging to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). The resolution was sequel to a motion sponsored by […]
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Assemblies of God extends olive branch to followers of excommunicated leader

Assemblies of God extends olive branch to followers of excommunicated leader Following the Supreme Court Judgment delivered on February 24, 2017, which favoured the Assemblies of God Nigeria led by Dr. Chidi Okoroafor, the Executive Committee met recently...
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NPA Pledges Optimal Facility Utilisation

 Eromosele Abiodun The Nigerian Port Authority (NPA) has assured stakeholders that it will not relent in its efforts at ensuring optimal utilisation of the organisation facilities at all location with a view to generating greater dividends for the country through the Seaports. Managing Director of the NPA, Hadiza Bala Usman stated this when the executive […]
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Photo: Ogun Police arrest four suspects who kidnapped 75-year-old woman

Four suspects behind the kidnapping of a 75-year- old woman have been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command.The victim, Wuraola Shittu was abducted at Ibiade farm settlement in Ijebu Waterside area of Ogun State in March, at about 7:45pm by the suspects, who were armed with dangerous weapon. She was later released by her abductors while the Police continued to trail the hoodlums until
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This is what my freedom means, what does it mean for you?

This is what my freedom means, what does it mean for you? “Twenty-three years into our [South Africa’s] freedom and people can still complain; that is a sign of a very good democracy and a government that listens to its people.”
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Anthony Joshua meets his mum for the last time before the fight of his life, reveals she doesn't watch his fights

On Saturday, Anthony Joshua will square up against Wladimir Klitschko in what will be the biggest fight of his career so far. He visited his mum Yeta Odusanya for one last time before he steps onto the ring. The British boxer shared a pic he took with her and captioned it: 'See you on Sunday mum x'. She has never seen her son fight and won't be in attendance, as watching her son take blow
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NDDI Condemns Maritime Academy Oron Restructuring Committee

Sunday Okobi A frontline advocacy group in the Niger Delta region, the Niger Delta Development Initiative (NDDI), has written to President Muhammadu Buhari, criticising the recent committee set up by the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi, to restructure the Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN) Oron, Akwa Ibom State. The organisation described it as an […]
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Why the Aviation Industry is Stunted

Aviation is not contributing significantly to the nation’s GDP. Chinedu Eze writes that the government should step in urgently to salvage the industry Industry analysts estimate that the Nigerian aviation industry has lost up to 30 percent of passenger traffic since 2015 owing to the economic recession. The expectation was that airlines would slash airfares to attract […]
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Removal of PenCom Management Team, Intrigues and Legal Questions

 Iyobosa Uwugiaren highlights the legal implications of the recent removal of PenCom’s management team by the federal government The seeming recent political and ethnic scheming that led to the removal of the Director General of the National Pension Commission (PenCom), Mrs. Chinelo Anohu-Amazu by President Muhammadu Buhari has continued to produce huge controversy among critical […]
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DIPO FAMAKINWA (1967-2017): Development visionary

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