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Obasanjo Replies Buhari, Says He Didn’t Spend $16bn On Power

A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, says his administration did not spend $16bn on power as alleged by President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday adding that he is ready for probe. Obasanjo’s reaction came via a statement by his spokesman, Kehinde Akinyemi, who said records from previous probes into expenditure on power during his tenure had punctured…

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Obasanjo, Other Economic Saboteurs Have No Love For Nigeria – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja said those who mismanaged Nigeria’s economy in the past, through fraudulent electricity projects and misuse of revenue earnings from oil, had no love for the country. The president inferred that former President Olusegun Obasanjo whose administrated expended billions of dollars on electricity infrastructure without improving Nigeria’s power generation and…

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Interview Magazine Shuts Down After Nearly 50 Years

Renowned culture and arts publication Interview magazine, founded by Andy Warhol in 1969 and currently owned by Peter Brant has folded up. The news was shared on Twitter by Staff members: After 10 months at my dream job at @InterviewMag, today is sadly my last day as the magazine has closed. My personal email is iamtreytaylor@gmail.com if you hear of…

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Super Eagles Finish With 2-3 Defeat Against Spanish Club Atletico Madrid

Nigeria’s senior football team, the Super Eagles this evening locked horns with Spanish top tier football club, Atletico Madrid in Uyo for the GoTV MAX cup. Nigeria’s Kelechi Nwakali opened the scoring in the 32nd minute but the lead did not last long. Atletico’s Angel Correa equalized for his team almost immediately in the 33rd minute. Atletico and Spain legend Fernando Torres playing his last…

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Arsenal To Appoint Former PSG Coach, Emery As Wenger’s Replacement – Report

Arsenal FC has penciled down Unai Emery, 46, as its new manager, replacing Arsene Wenger, 68, who retired from the club at the end of the season after 22 years. The BBC reports that Emery was unanimously chosen ahead of former Manchester City assistant manager and former Gunners captain, Mikel Arteta, who was a strong…

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Nigeria Needs Five Vice Presidents & A Six-Year Single Term For Presidents, Says Soludo

A Nigerian economics professor and a former Governor and chairman of the board of directors of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Charles Chukwuma Soludo, on Monday called for a single term of six years for the country’s presidents. He made this call at the Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka, Anambra State, while speaking at the south east summit…

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Barack & Michelle Obama Sign Deal To Produce Films & Series For Netflix

Netflix on Monday announced that it has signed a deal with Barack and Michelle Obama to produce TV shows and films for the streaming service. It had previously been reported that the deal was in the works, although it was never confirmed until now. Netflix, in their statement, wrote: President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have entered into a multi-year agreement…

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SGF Boss Mustapha Launches N64m Website To “Bring Governance To The People”

Secretary to the Government of the Federation Boss Mustapha has launched a new website which he said aims to “bring governance to the people,” The Cablereports. He revealed that the website, for which the Federal Government had allocated N65 million in 2017, had cost N64 million. The N64 million included the cost of procuring laptops, training & consultancy…

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