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Photos of Miyetti Allah vigilante authentic, but I didn’t leak them —Ajulo

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The General Secretary of Forward Buhari, Dr. Kayode Ajulo, says he did not leak the photographs of armed members of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria in Ondo State which went viral on social media on Monday. Ajulo told The PUNCH that he had been part of the fact-finding mission
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Senate gets Buhari’s cabinet nominees without portfolios

Senate gets Buhari’s cabinet nominees without portfolios The demand by the Senate that the president tables the names of ministerial nominees with portfolios attached failed again yesterday as President Muhammadu Buhari passed a 43-person list to the Red Chamber.
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Importation: Nigeria’s steel plants producing less than 200,000 tonnes yearly

Importation: Nigeria’s steel plants producing less than 200,000 tonnes yearly The Basic Metal, Iron and Steel and Fabricated Metal Products Sectoral Group of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), has raised an alarm over possible massive retrenchment of the workers in the steel sector..
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NLNG, LCCI task stakeholders on electric power generation, renewables

NLNG, LCCI task stakeholders on electric power generation, renewables Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG), and the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), have called for improved efforts in finding solutions to the power challenges as well as in exploring other energy sources by cashing in on new ideas ....
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Counterfeit phones menace persist in Nigeria

Counterfeit phones menace persist in Nigeria The menace of counterfeit phones and other devices may remain in Nigeria unless drastic actions are deployed by the Federal Government. Stakeholders urged the government to become more combative rather than being re-active in the fight against the menace...
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Besieged Bale scores as Real Madrid rally for friendly win over Arsenal

Besieged Bale scores as Real Madrid rally for friendly win over Arsenal Gareth Bale shrugged off uncertainty over his Real Madrid future Tuesday, his second-half goal helping the La Liga giants rally for a friendly win over Arsenal.
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Senate Delays Recess to Screen Forty-three Ministerial Nominees

•Begins assessment of Fashola, Amaechi, Ngige, Malami, Akpabio, Keyamo, Adamu, Onu, Tallen, Lai Mohammed, Akume, others today Deji Elumoye and Chuks Okocha in Abuja The Senate is set to give an accelerated consideration to the screening of ministerial nominees, whose names it received yesterday from President Muhammadu Buhari. It has, therefore, shifted its planned recess, The post Senate Delays Recess ...
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AMCON MD to Speak NACC Meeting

The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), Mr Ahmed Lawan Kuru, has been slated as the Guest Speaker at the July 2019 Breakfast Meeting of the Nigerian – American Chamber of Commerce (NACC). The event comes up in Lagos State today. A statement by the Head, Corporate Communications at AMCON, Jude The post AMCON MD to Speak NACC Meeting appeared first ...
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House in Rowdy Session over Calls to Ban Shi’ites, Free El-Zakzaky

•Channels TV reporter for burial in Zaria •Police disperse Shi’ite procession in Abuja Omololu Ogunmade, Kingsley Nwezeh, Shola Oyeyipo and Olawale Ajimotokan in Abuja The House of Representatives was thrown into a rowdy session yesterday as lawmakers were engaged in altercations over the call on the federal government to release the leader of the Islamic The post House in Rowdy Session over Calls ...
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Emefiele: No Hurry to Cut Interest Rate

•CBN leaves interest rate unchanged at 13.5% James Emejo in Abuja The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) will leave interest rate unchanged for a long while, its Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, said yesterday. He told journalists at the end of a two-day meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) in Abuja that the apex bank The post Emefiele: No Hurry to Cut Interest Rate appeared first on THISDAYLIVE ...
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Don’t test our will to act, Buhari tells Shi’ites

John Ameh, Abuja, Adelani Adepegba, Friday Olokor, Olufemi Atoyebi, Olaleye Aluko and Godwin Isenyo President Muhammadu Buhari  on Tuesday warned that  the protesting members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, otherwise known as Shi’ites, were testing the patience of the Federal Government with their violent protests  in Abuja. He said the FG  might be forced
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We’re Developing Policy to Guide Banks to Lend to Grow the Economy, Says Emefiele

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, fielded questions from reporters at the end of a two-day meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) in Abuja. He spoke on a wide range of issues, including restricting forex allocations to milk importers and getting banks to lend to the real sector. James Emejo was The post We’re Developing Policy to Guide Banks to Lend to Grow the Economy ...
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NNPC, Morocco Pledge to Deliver Gas Pipeline Project

•Corporation secures $3.15bn financing for OML 13 Kasim Sumaina in Abuja The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Kingdom of Morocco have pledged to deliver on the gas pipeline bilateral agreement between Nigeria and the North African nation in record time. Also the quest by the NNPC to increase Nigeria’s daily oil production to The post NNPC, Morocco Pledge to Deliver Gas Pipeline ...
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No Land for Ruga in Edo, Obaseki Insists

•Says grazing reserve appropriate in Sambisa Forest Shola Oyeyipo in Abuja The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, yesterday ruled out the state making available land for the federal government to set up its proposed Ruga Settlement for herders. He said in a lecture titled: ‘The Challenges of Pastoralism and International Migration for Sustainable Peace The post No Land for Ruga in Edo, Obaseki ...
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FRC, ACCA hinge economic growth on adherence to codes

FRC, ACCA hinge economic growth on adherence to codes The Executive Secretary/Chief Executive Officer of FRC, Daniel Asapokhai, who made the observation at a breakfast meeting organised by the global accounting body, ACCA....
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UNN ranks number one in Nigeria, 17 in Africa, 1,108 globally

UNN ranks number one in Nigeria, 17 in Africa, 1,108 globally The new webometric ranking (July 2019 version 8.1.0 BETA), has ranked University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN), as number one in Nigeria, 17 in Africa and 1,108 in the world.
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Governors’ wives write SGF, IGP, demand special court for rape cases

Governors’ wives write SGF, IGP, demand special court for rape cases The wives of the 36 states’ governors have written a petition to the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, demanding the setting up of special offences courts for rape and defilement cases///
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US Imposes Visa Ban on People Suspected of Undermining Nigeria’s Democracy

Chineme Okafor and Adedayo Akinwale in Abuja The United States, yesterday announced it will officially impose visa restrictions on individuals or groups suspected of undermining democratic processes in Nigeria. The US in a statement from the State Department, which was obtained by THISDAY, explained that while its decision on this was not specifically targeted at The post US Imposes Visa Ban on People ...
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