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Atiku’s Campaign Cars For 2019 Election Appear Online (Photos)

Campaign vehicles supporting the candidacy of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar have surfaced on the internet after his high profile exit for the ruling All Progressives’ Congress (APC) The pictures started circulating on social media late on Sunday, November 26, 2017, with the image of someone that appears to be Atiku himself inspecting the cars.…

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President Buhari Directs Governors To Pay Workers’ Salaries Before Christmas

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed state governments to ensure payment of outstanding workers’ salaries in their various states, to enable workers to “smile to banks”, and to happily celebrate the forthcoming Christmas. Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo confirmed this development to State House correspondents after a closed door meeting with the President in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Monday, November…

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President Buhari To Fly To Cote d’Ivoire For EU-AU Summit

President Muhammadu Buhari will leave Nigeria for Cote d’Ivoire on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, to attend the 5th European Union-African Union (EU-AU) summit. According to a statement signed by the president’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the summit will take place in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire’s economic capital, between November 28 and 29. The theme of…

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Bank Directors With Bad Loans Will Be Fired – CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has approved a new Code of Corporate Governance that stipulates that Bank Directors with non-performing loans (NPLs) are to be sacked. This was revealed by Director, Bank Examination Department at the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Adedapo Adeleke, who said the new code was instituted to address the rising…

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Robert Mugabe To Get $10m Payoff & $150,000 Salary For Life

Robert Mugabe, as part of the negotiated deal leading to his resignation, will be receiving a sum of not less than $10 million, Guardian reports. Mugabe, last week Tuesday, resigned as the president of Zimbabwe after a 37-year rule, following a military takeover of the country. He was replaced by his former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa, who was ousted just earlier in the…

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Award Winning Broadcast Journalist, Adesewa Josh, Graduates Top Female Black Student From Columbia University

Top Nigerian broadcaster, Adesewa Josh, recently graduated from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism as the Top Female Black Student in the politics and global affairs class, 2017. The broadcast journalist rose to prominence on Nigeria’s multiple award-winning news station, Channels Television. She is most notable for her reporting at the United Nations Security…

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Ex VP Emmerson Mnangagwa Sworn In As President Of Zimbabwe

Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in on Friday as President of Zimbabwe in Harare, bringing the final curtain down on the 37-year rule of Robert Mugabe. Taking his oath of office, the 75-year-old former security chief known as ‘The Crocodile’ vowed to uphold the constitution of the former British colony and protect the rights of Zimbabwe’s 16 million…

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PDP Can Never Come Back To Power – Lai Mohammed Says

The Minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed has said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will never come back to power. The minister also said that Nigerians are happy with Buhari’s administration and will never give their votes to PDP. This is coming after former President Goodluck Jonathan said that he will not sleep well until…

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Dangote’s $300m Cement Plant Commissioned

Africa’s largest cement Company, Dangote Cement, has commissioned its $300 million plant in Mfila, Congo Brazzaville. The 1.5mtpa capacity cement plant was commissioned on Thursday amid ecstasy by the government and the indigenes of the Country. The plant also has potentials to create about 1000 direct employment and thousands of several other indirect jobs. While…

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