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“Your Records Recommended You”- Buhari On Ewly-Appointed Service Chiefs

President Muhammadu Buhari has named Tukur Buratai, a major general, as the chief of army staff. Buratai takes over from Kenneth Minimah, a lieutenant general, who was removed on Monday along with other service chiefs. Abayomi Gabriel Olonishakin, a major general, will succeed Alex Badeh, an air chief marshall, as chief of defence staff. Ibok-Ete…

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Tony Elumelu Foundation Hosts Historic Bootcamp For 1,000 Emerging African Entrepreneurs From 51 African Countries

As part of Tony Elumelu’s $100 million commitment to empowering African entrepreneurs, 1,000 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurs, representing 51 African countries from the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP) Class of 2015, converged near Lagos, Nigeria for an intensive two-day bootcamp session, an unprecedented gathering of emerging African entrepreneurs, from 10-12 July, 2015. The entrepreneurs travelled from across…

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Badeh, Minima, Amosu, Jibrin & Other Military Chiefs Get Sacked By Buhari

 President Muhammadu Buhari  President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked his military high command including the Chief of Defence Staff, Air Marshal Alex Badeh. According to THEWILL, this was made known bysources with knowledge of the development. The National Security Adviser (NSA), retired Colonel Sambo Dasuki, was not relieved of his post and will continue in his…

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Disney Princess! Serena Williams Brings Her Style A-Game To The Wimbledon Champions Dinner

  After earning her sixth Wimbledon championship on Saturday, tennis superstar Serena Williams brought her style A-game to the Wimbledon Champions Dinner held at The Guildhall last night July 12, 2015 in London, England. The 33-year-old wore an effortlessly elegant blush pink and cream embellished gown which was also attended by male Wimbledon winner Novak…

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Buhari Provides Buses To Convey #Bringbackourgirls Protesters To Presidential Villa

President Muhammadu Buhari provided buses to convey members of the #Bringbackourgirls (BBOG) group to the inner precincts of the presidential villa. ‎According to the Thecable.ng, the BBOG group were scheduled to meet with the president on Tuesday, had converged on the Unity Fountain, Abuja, at 9am. The procession was led by Obiageli Ezekwesili and Aishat…

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“Okonjo-Iweala Is Being Persecuted Over Expenditure From The Excess Crude Account”

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, former minister of finance, is being persecuted over expenditure from the excess crude account, her media aide has said. According to Thecable.ng, Paul Nwabuikwu said the clarification by finance commissioners on expenditure from the account was an acknowledgment that “this is not an Okonjo-Iweala issue”. He said: “The statement clearly shows that Federation…

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Presidency Says Funds In Excess Crude Account Intact, Not Included In Bailout Package

The Presidency today said it has not included funds in the Excess Crude Account (ECA) in the bailout package approved by President Muhammadu Buhari for states to pay wages as reported in the media, click here to read our previous report.   A statement by Femi Adesina, the President Special Adviser on Media and Publicity,…

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