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Buhari Says Nigeria Will Abide By ICJ On Bakassi, See Photos From Cameroon State Dinner

 President Paul Biya, wife Chantal, President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Ben Ayade & Alhaji Kashim Shettima    Nigeria will abide by the ruling of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on the Bakassi Peninsula, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Wednesday in Yaoundé, the capital of Cameroon. Speaking at an interactive session with Nigerians living in Cameroon…

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Buhari Appoints New Amnesty Programme Boss

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Brigadier-General P.T. Boroh (rtd.) as the Coordinator of the Amnesty Programme for former Niger Delta militants. Brig. Gen. Boroh, whose appointment takes immediate effect, according to a Presidency statement, is to take over the responsibilities of the former Special Adviser to President Jonathan on Niger Delta who…

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EFCC’s Interrogation Of Mrs Saraki Over Alleged Corruption ‘Politically Motivated’

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday interrogated Mrs Toyin Saraki, wife of the Senate President Bukola Saraki for about six hours over alleged corruption. MrsSaraki was accompanied by five senators and 20 House of Reps members, including the Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly Ali Ahmad. The senators included Dino…

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FAAN Says They Denied Patience Jonathan’s Convoy Access To Foot Of Aircraft, Not VIP Lounge

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has said that it did not deny Dame Patience Jonathan, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, access to the VIP Lounge at the Port Harcourt International Airport. Instead, it said it refused her convoy access to the foot of the aircraft during boarding as prescribed by the…

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Photos Of Buhari’s Media Team Working To Bring Change

Mallam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Media and Publicity President to President Muhammadu Buhari and his media team took to impromptu photo-ops. Shehu who tweeted the photos saying that the team will be complimenting government’s efforts in promoting the change agenda of Buhari. He also said that they voluntarily decided to support…

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Obama Ends Visit To Africa, Warns Africa Leaders Refusing To Step Down At AU

US President Barack Obama has ended his visit to Africa by warning the continent will not advance if its leaders refuse to step down when their terms end. He specifically mentioned Burundi, whose president Pierre Nkurunziza has controversially been re-elected for a third term. “Nobody should be president for life,” Mr Obama said. He was…

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Photos Of Six People Arraigned By EFCC For N31m Fraud

Festus Onile Garuba Olawale   The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Friday arraigned six persons before Justice Oluwatoyin Ipaye of the Lagos High Court, Ikeja on a 17-count charge bordering on conspiracy, stealing and forgery. The six accused persons – Festus Onile, Olawale Garuba, Abiodun Afainiya, Jayeola Afolabi David, Yewande Adeyemi and Adetoun Kammal,…

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