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Banks caution Nigerians against fraud, emergence of new MMM

MMM Ponzi Scheme in a comeback bid

The money making scam, Mavrodi Mundial Moneybox (MMM), that collapsed months ago, has launched a weekly promotional stunt, obviously aimed at wooing old and...
Dozens of children die at another Indian hospital

India restores hospital oxygen supply after death of 63 people

Indian health authorities on Monday delivered oxygen to a public hospital where 63 people, half of which were children died of encephalitis (acute inflammation...
Sultan declares Sept. 1 Sallah Day

Sultan declares Sept. 1 Sallah Day

The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, on Wednesday declared Sept. 1,...
Ambode receives new CP; promises safety, prosperity of citizens

Imohimi takes over as new Lagos State police commissioner

Mr Edgal Imohimi on Friday assumed duty as the new Commissioner of Police (CP) in Lagos State, spokesman for the Command, ASP Olarinde Famous-Cole,...
Expert supports CBN’s decision to retain monetary policy rate

Naira sets for rebound as CBN lifted forex market with $250m

The Nigerian currency, Naira, on part of rebound after dropping two pints against the dollar at the parallel market, while registering a slight decline...

Army: South West military operation to tackle Badoo, others

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday identified the Badoo group and other cults as one of the security challenges that Operation Crocodile Smile II would...
No plan to invite Mrs Allison-Madueke to Nigeria for trial – FG

No plan to invite Mrs Allison-Madueke to Nigeria for trial – FG

The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, says Nigeria has no immediate plan to bring back home former Petroleum...
Buhari advocates stronger global ties to edge out terrorism

Buhari advocates stronger global ties to edge out terrorism

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged world leaders to strengthen relationships across borders, and be more forthright in intelligence sharing “to curb growing sophistication in...
World Food Prize: We’re proud of you, Buhari tells AfDB President

World Food Prize: We’re proud of you, Buhari tells AfDB President

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria remains proud of its former Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, for the winning the 2017 World Food Prize. Adesina,...
Nigeria, 3 others get Trump’s $639m aid

U.S. Supreme Court revives Trump travel ban order

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to President Donald Trump by allowing his temporary bans on travellers from six Muslim-majority countries...