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Trump recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Trump recognises Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

President Donald Trump reversed decades of U.S. policy on Wednesday and recognised Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, despite warnings from around the world...

Fuel scarcity: DPR compels depots to give Lagos priority

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has compelled private depots with products to give priority to Lagos State in order to end the present...
2018 FIFA World Cup: 1.3m tickets requested in 24 hours

2018 FIFA World Cup: 1.3m tickets requested in 24 hours

Less than 24 hours of resumption of sales of the 2018 FIFA World Cup tickets, a total of 1,318,109 tickets have been requested for. Ticket...
Buhari sets 500 inmates free in Kano

Buhari sets 500 inmates free in Kano

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday pardoned 500 inmates of the Kurmawa Central Prisons in Kano metropolis as part of Federal Government’s efforts to...
VAT records 1.73 % increase in third quarter - NBS

NBS: 11 people died daily in Nigerian road accidents

No fewer than 1,070 Nigerians died in road accidents in the third quarter, the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, said, according to a Premium...
EFCC raises alarm over alleged recruitment scam

EFCC raises the alarm over alleged recruitment scam

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has raised alarm over alleged attempts by fraudsters to exploit its ongoing recruitment exercise. Its spokesman, Mr Wilson...
How states, LGs, FG shared N2.53trn in 7 months – Report

SEC to conduct forensic exercise into Oando activities

The Securities and Exchange Commission has reiterated its decision to conduct a Forensic Exercise into the activities of Oando Plc. This was made known in a letter...
SARS personnel to undergo new training programme – Force PRO

SARS personnel to undergo new training programme – Force PRO

Personnel of the police Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) are to undergo a new training programme, according to the Force Public Relations Officer, Mr Jimoh...
Swiss govt to return $321m in stolen funds to Nigeria

Swiss govt to return $321m in stolen funds to Nigeria

Switzerland will return to Nigeria around 321 million dollars in assets seized from the family of former military ruler Sani Abacha via a deal...

GTBank emerges Nigeria’s Best Bank

Guaranty Trust Bank plc has been recognized as the 2017 ‘Bank of the Year Nigeria’ at The Banker Awards which held in London, United...