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US Plans to Expand Travel Restrictions to Nigeria, Six Others

Ejiofor Alike and Omololu Ogunmade with agency reports The administration of President Donald Trump is planning to add Nigeria and six countries in Africa and Asia to a group of nations subject to travel restrictions, according to administration’s officials who have seen the list. The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported that the new restrictions would The post US Plans to Expand Travel Restrictions ...
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Adeduntan: CBN Policies Will Deepen Competition among Banks

Goddy Egene and Nume Ekeghe Commercial banks will have to develop niche markets to maintain their market share because of the growing level of competition, some bank chief executive officers have said. Speaking in an exclusive interview with THISDAY, the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of First Bank Nigeria Limited, Dr. Adesola Adeduntan, anticipated increased competition The post Adeduntan ...
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Again, PDP NEC to Meet on Ihedioha, Other Issues

Chuks Okocha in Abuja Barely one week after the 87th National Executive Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) met to discuss the nullification of the governorship election in Imo State by the Supreme Court that removed Hon. Emeka Ihedioha as governor, it will meet again on Monday to discuss the matter and other issues The post Again, PDP NEC to Meet on Ihedioha, Other Issues appeared first ...
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Tinubu Breaks Silence on Amotekun, Calls for Dialogue

Says security outfit not threat to national unity Ejiofor Alike The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Tinubu, has called for a private discussion between South-west governors and the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, over the regional security initiative, Amotekun. The former Lagos State The post Tinubu Breaks Silence ...
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IG Insists on Community Policing as Best Security Solution

North-central govs to revive G-7 against insecurity Igbawase Ukumba in Lafia The Inspector General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu, has explained that community policing remains the best strategy in finding lasting solution to the security challenges across the country. This is coming as the governors of the North-central states have resolved to revive the G-7 The post IG Insists on Community Policing ...
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EFCC’s Failure to Serve Charges Stalls Adoke, Six Others’ Arraignment

Alex Enumah in Abuja A mild drama ensued wednesday at an Abuja High Court as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) expressed ignorance of the arraignment of former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Mohammed Adoke (SAN), and six others. Adoke and the other respondents were to be arraigned on a The post EFCC’s Failure to Serve Charges Stalls Adoke, Six Others ...
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Allison-Madueke will be Extradited This Year, Says Magu

Accuses international partners of protecting ex-minister Kemi Olaitan in Ibadan The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu, wednesday vowed that a former Minister of Petroleum, Mrs. Diezani Allison-Madueke, would be extradited back to the country this year to face corruption charges. He also accused some international partners, especially The post Allison ...
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Court orders interim forfeiture of $376m traced to general

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Federal High Court, Abuja on Wednesday ordered an interim forfeiture of $376,120 allegedly linked to Major General Hakeem Otiki. This followed an ex parte application by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu, who grilled EFCC’s lawyer, Ekele Iheanacho, for a long period before the granting application, ordered the
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Urgency of the Apapa rail rehab

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No treatment for coronavirus yet, NCDC warns

Olufemi Atoyebi, Abuja The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Wednesday said there was no specific cause for the deadly coronavirus yet. A statement released by the centre said the NCDC was working closely with the World Health Organisation to monitor the spread of the virus. It added that the Federal Ministry of Health had
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Àmòtékùn: Symbolism and misrepresentations

Oludayo Tade …a leopard shall watch over their cities; everyone that goeth out thence shall be torn in pieces, because their transgressions are many and their backslidings are increased (Jeremiah 5:6) What can we learn from the differential constructions of Àmòtékùn and how does Àmòtékùn symbolise Nigeria? Just like poverty, insecurity knows no tribe, religion,
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Why I was silent on Amotekun, by Tinubu

Why I was silent on Amotekun, by Tinubu The national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu yesterday explained why he had remained silent over the raging controversies surrounding the launch of Operation Amotekun by South-West governors.
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Probing the procedure, credibility of TRCN examination

Probing the procedure, credibility of TRCN examination irst, the teachers argued that the content of the TRCN’s test and its style of administration were not sufficient enough to measure competency.
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Eagles will be outstanding in World Cup qualifiers, says Agu

Eagles will be outstanding in World Cup qualifiers, says Agu Super Eagles goalkeeper trainer, Alloy Agu, says the team would improve more as they prepare to compete in the 2021 Nations Cup and Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifiers soon.
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