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Reps Present Bill To Disallow The Use Of Plastic Bags, Erring Individuals To Be Charged

The Federal House of Representatives has opted for a report on a bill seeking to prohibit the use and manufacturing of plastic bags for commercial or household packaging among many others. This report was taken up on Tuesday at the Committee of Whole presided over by the Deputy Speaker, Rep. Yusuf Lasun (APC-Osun). The bill…

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FG Shuts Down Three Embassies Abroad, Downsize One, Due To The Lack Of Funds

Nigeria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has stated that the Federal Government has closed three of the nation’s foreign missions and downsized another due to the lack of sufficient funds. Onyeama said this on Tuesday in Abuja while speaking on activities of the ministry in the last three years. The Minister said that the…

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Diego Simeone Commits Future To Atletico Madrid

Atletico boss,Diego Simeone has eased the fans of the fear that he might leave Atletico Madrid as part of their expected exodus. While the Spanish side potentially said farewell to four players in Saturday’s 2-2 draw with Levante, their manager will remain in place.  Atletico look set for arguably their most important transfer window since Simeone returned…

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Acting CJN Dragged To Court For Allegedly Faking His Age

The Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Tanko Muhammad has been dragged before an FCT High Court over alleged age falsification by a 46-year-old businessman, Tochi Micheal. In the originating summon with suit No. FCT/HC/BW/CV/79/2019, filed before the court in April, the petitioner alleged that the CJN deliberately falsified his date of birth. Mr Michael alleged…

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Federal Government Demands Apology From Obasanjo Over Boko Haram Comment

The Federal Government of Nigeria has demanded that the former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo issue a public apology over his comments imputing ethno-religious motive to Boko Haram and ISWAP. Also, the Government asked him to withdraw the statement it described as deeply offensive and patently divisive. It said such indiscreet comments are far below…

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Five states lock horn with FG over Health care fund   These are the reforms needed to jump-start Nigeria’s ailing economy Fed govt attacks Obasanjo over ‘divisive’ comments Treasury Bills, Bonds: CBN to Limit Banks’ Investment   FG attacks Obasanjo over ‘Fulanisation’ comment For more on News follow us on Instagram @OnoBello | Twitter: OnoBello | Facebook:…

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