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Nigeria Ranks Second On World Worst Nation Electricity Supply 2017

Our dear country, Nigeria has been ranked as the second worst nation in power supply as power drops to 3,851 megawatts, MW. This was disclosed by The Spectator Index in its recent world’s worst electricity supply in 2017 report released by @spectatorindex Twitter handle yesterday. Of the 137 countries examined in the report, Yemen was…

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Benue Killings! Buhari Meets Benue Leaders, Calls For Peaceful Co-Habitation

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met with elder’s men and leaders from Benue State to deliberate on the recent killing of 73 persons by herdsmen and to find lasting solution to violence in the state. The President commiserated with all the victims of the attacks, saying relevant agencies had been directed to start catering for…

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Woman Caught Impersonating First Lady, Aisha Buhari Soliciting Financial Assistance From Heads Of Government Establishments

A woman parading herself as Aisha Buhari has been arrested by the FCT Police Command for allegedly impersonating the First Lady of Nigeria. According to the Police, the woman used the President wife’s name to solicit for contracts from members of the public who are mostly head of government agencies. FCT Commissioner of Police, CP…

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2019 Election! Former Governor, Donald Duke Indicates Interest For 2019 Presidency

Mr Donald Duke who is a former Governor of Cross River State has disclosed that he will contest for presidency in the 2019 general elections. Mr. Duke, who declared his interest for the plum job at the 3rd Mike Omotosho Annual Lecture titled, “Millennials as Protagonists in Nation Building,” on Sunday night in Abuja, promised…

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Nigerian Army Releases 244 Repentant Boko Haram Insurgents To Commemorate 2018 Armed Force Remembrance Day

The Nigerian Army has handed over to the Borno State Government, 244 repentant Boko Haram insurgents formerly in their detention. The Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj.-Gen. Rogers Nicholas, disclosed this while presenting the released detainees to the Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, at the Military Cemetery, Maimalari cantonment, Maiduguri. According to Nicholas, the detainees…

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Vice President Osinbajo To Speak At Harvard University On Business Course Titled “Africa Rising”

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has been invited by Harvard University, Boston, United States to deliver an inaugural, keynote lecture at the University’s “Africa Rising” course at the Harvard Business School on January 16, 2018. In the letter to the Vice President, the university noted how it deeply admired the immense progress the Nigeria has…

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US Ambassador To Nigeria Summoned Over President Trump’s “Shithole” Comment

The United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador Stuart Symington has been summoned by the Nigerian government to explain the rude remarks made by President Donald Trump that immigrants from Africa and Haiti come from “shithole countries” as widely reported. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama confirmed this in a response to a text message from…

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Nigeria Cancels Dangote’s Concession Deal Over Unpaid Debt Running In Millions

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has disclosed in a letter addressed to President Buhari the termination of the concession contracts for the management of Fiber Optic Network of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN). The contract was between Alheri Engineering Company Limited which is largely owned by Aliko Dangote and Phase3 Telecom…

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President Buhari Pleased Over Peaceful Outcome Of Elections In Anambra, Taraba, FCT

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed joy and satisfaction over the peaceful conduct of elections in Anambra, Taraba and in Gwagwalada, the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. This was disclosed in a statement from the Presidency which said that the outcome of the elections at the weekend, in which three different political parties won, was a manifestation…

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