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$20.2bn missing from NNPC since 1999 - Falana

$20.2bn missing from NNPC since 1999 – Falana

Human rights lawyer Femi Falana SAN has accused the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) of failing to remit over $20.2bn since the return of...
El-Rufai inaugurates economic planning board

El-Rufai inaugurates economic planning board

Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Wednesday inaugurated the state Economic Planning Board (EPB) as part of efforts to spur development in rural...
Apapa Gridlock: Lagos Govt. reconstitutes joint task force

Apapa Gridlock: Lagos Govt. reconstitutes joint task force

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has approved the reconstitution of a joint task force to tackle the traffic gridlock in the Apapa axis...
Anambra Poll: Gov. Obiano's victory is testimony of hard work - SSG

Women will vote for Obiano, says former envoy

Former Nigeria`s Consul General in South Africa, Amb. Uche Ajulu-Okeke, says women will vote massively for Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra during the gubernatorial...
NCS can intercept containers, goods anywhere — Official

NCS can intercept containers, goods anywhere – Official

The Federal Operations Unit (F.O.U.) of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), in Ikeja, said on Wednesday in Lagos that the service was legally empowered...
Reps to probe Maina's reinstatement

”Malami met with Maina in Dubai before reinstatement”

Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation (AGF), said he met with Abdulrasheed Maina in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), in 2016. According to The Nation,...

Zimbabwe: EU, Germany, South Africa, others react

The recent development in Zimbabwe is “a matter of concern” for the European Union, European Commission spokeswoman, Catherine Ray, said on Wednesday in Brussels. “We...
Dangote handover N100m mosque to Muslim Women in Abuja

Dangote handover N100m mosque to Muslim Women in Abuja

The Aliko Dangote Foundation has completed a mosque valued at over N100 million and handed it over to the Federation of Muslim Women Association...
Mugabe clings to power but resignation letter reported to be ready

Zimbabwe: France calls for peaceful resolution

France said it was closely following events in Zimbabwe and stressed respect for constitutional law after the southern African country’s military seized power early...
Lagos Water Corporation to restore water supply to residents – Official

Lagos Water Corporation to restore water supply to residents – Official

The Lagos State Water Corporation says it will soon restore water supply to the residents, following the completion of maintenance works on its two...