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FG’ll Appoint New Ambassadors Soon – Minister Of Foreign Affairs

  The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, on Tuesday said the Federal Government had begun the process of appointing a new set of ambassadors to represent Nigeria in various countries of the world. Onyeama stated this at a news conference to mark one-year anniversary of President Mohammadu Buhari’s administration The News Agency of…

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Switzerland Set To Repatriate $230 Million Stolen Funds To Nigeria

At a news conference to give a scorecard of the achievements of President Buhari’s administration in the last one year, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, disclosed that a non-contentious fund of about 230 million US dollars is being repatriated from Switzerland. According to CHANNELS TV, the minister said that monies stolen from the country…

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Court Heeds Metuh’s Plea, Adjourns His Trial On The Grounds Of Ill Health

A Federal High Court in Abuja has adjourned the case against the National Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Olisa Metuh on the grounds of ill health, CHANNELS TV reports. Metuh who is standing trial for allegedly collecting 400 million Naira from the former National Security Adviser (NSA) Sambo Dasuki, was absent…

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Court Orders Modu Sheriff To Stop Parading Himself As PDP Chairman

According to THE WILL, a Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, the Rivers capital, has granted an interim injunction restraining erstwhile National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff and National Secretary, Professor Adewale Oladipo, who were removed from office at last Saturday’s National Convention of the party, from parading…

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Adadevoh NGO And Unilever Partner To Reach More Than 3,000 Students On Improved Hygiene

The Dr. Ameyo Stella Adadevoh (DRASA) Health Trust, an NGO established in memory of Dr. Ameyo Stella Adadevoh, in partnership with Unilever Nigeria PLC recently distributed more than 58,000 bars of soap, 2,800 tubes of lotion, and 3,000 roll on deodorants to students in Lagos as part of their #ItStartsWithMe campaign. The campaign seeks to…

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President Buhari Aborts 2-Day Trip To Lagos, Osinbajo To Visit In His Stead

  President Muhammadu Buhari will no longer be coming to Lagos on his 2-day working visit. Rather, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will represent him. Rather,Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will represent him. His visit, which has been highly anticipated, being the first by a sitting president to the state in 15 years, has been postponed. According to The…

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President Buhari Coming To Lagos For A 2-Day Working Visit | LASG Begs Lagosians To Corporate With Traffic Wardens

  The Lagos State Government will formally welcome President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, May 23, 2016 on a two-day working visit to the State. It will be President Buhari’s first official visit to the state since he assumed office about a year ago. A statement issued by the State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr.…

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President Buhari Commiserates With Egyptian President Over Plane Crash

President Muhammadu Buhari has called Egyptian President, Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi to commiserate with him and all Egyptians over Thursday’s EgyptAir crash which claimed about 66 lives. The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, disclosed this on Friday in a statement made available to journalists. “President Buhari told President Al-Sisi that the…

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