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“I Am Hale, Hearty And Alive”- Dangote Debunks Report Published By German News Platform

Alhaji Aliko Dangote has debunked the report published by a German news platform, DW-TV3 that he has passed on after a short illness in Germany. Read their report here! The industrialist and Africa’s richest man took to his Twitter handle to set things straight tweeting that he is alive and people should disregard the malicious…

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I Can’t Predict When Recession Will End –Nigeria’s Finance minister Adeosun Says

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has said that she cannot predict when Nigeria will get out of the current economic recession. She, however, said that some of the efforts of the government to reflate the economy had started yielding results. According to Punch, the minister, spoke in an interview in Abuja, stated, “I…

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Army Asks Nigerians to Ignore New Shekau Video By ‘Killed’ Boko Haram Leader

The embattled leader of the Boko Haram insurgents, Abubakar Shekau, has resurfaced in a video posted on Sunday, rejecting information by the Nigerian army that he had been killed or seriously wounded. “You have been spreading in the social media that you injured or killed me,” Shekau said in the 40-minute video released on YouTube…

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EFCC to invite Patience Jonathan, Links her to 9 Houses, 2 Hotels, One Plaza

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) investigators probing ex-First Lady Patience Jonathan’s link with five choice buildings, including a N5billion hotel in Abuja, have unearthed seven additional properties believed to be owned by her. According to a report by The Nation, the detectives were in Port Harcourt (Rivers State) and Yenagoa (Bayelsa State) all week…

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Patience Jonathan Changes Tune, Says Funds Belong to Her Late Mum

Former First Lady and wife of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan- Patience has now changed her tune, she has now declared that accounts with a total of $19.8 million traced to her by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) belonged to her late mother, Madam Charity Fyneface Oba. According to her counsel, Mr. Charles Ogboli, who…

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Sen. Murray-Bruce Calls on Buhari to Adjust Anti-Corruption Crusade Approach As Its Scaring Investors

Senator Ben Murray-Bruce representing representing Bayelsa East on Thursday while contributing to the Senate’s debate on the economic recession in the country called on President Muhammadu Buhari to adjust his approach to the anti-corruption crusade, saying policy was scaring investors. Mr. Bruce said that Nigeria should not expect foreign investments as even local investors had…

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Wife of Bayelsa State Governor Rachael Dickson Delivers Quadruplets in USA After Many Years of Childlessness

Mrs. Rachael Dickson at her 40th birthday Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson and wife Rachael Dickson has been blessed with a set of quadruplets in the United States of America. In a statement by Dickson’s Chief Press Secretary, Daniel Iworiso-Markson, we are told that the couple were blessed with a boy and three girls. The…

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Nigeria Will Be An Attractive Place to Invest– Buhari Tells Investors at U.S.-Africa Business Forum

President of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari spoke at the U.S.-Africa Business Forum at the Plaza Hotel September 21, 2016 in New York City. The forum is focused on trade and investment opportunities on the African continent for African heads of government and American business leaders. Buhari at the forum assured potential investors that Nigeria would soon…

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Music Legend King Sunny Ade Turns 70! Read President Buhari Birthday Message to Him

Music legend, King Sunny Ade, as he turns 70 today and President Muhammadu Buhari has sent his warm birthday wishes. Buhari’s birthday message was conveyed in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina. The statement reads: “As a Nigerian musician, the president believes the Septuagenarian has over the years…

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Rio Paralympics 2016: House of Reps Members Donate N50,000 Each to Nigerian Paralympians

Are Feyisetan (Right) with Nigeria’s powerlifting team The honourable members of the House of Representatives have agreed to donate the sum of N50,000 each to the Nigeria Paralympics Team that represented the country at the just concluded Rio Paralympics Games in Brazil. According to a report by The Will, this was decided in plenary on…

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