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EFCC Arraigns Two Businessmen On Money Laundering Charges

Two businessmen, Linus Chibuike and Nnamdi Ojukwu were arraigned on Thursday, before a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos over money laundering. The businessmen were each arraigned on a one-count charge by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to which they pleaded not guilty. The charge against Ojukwu read: “That Ojukwu Nnamdi Rowland on…

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Five Abuja Bomb Suspects Arraigned, New Charges Filed Against Them

Abdulazeez Muhazab, Ishaka Salihu, Mohammed Jimoh, Abdulwaheed Nasiru and Abdullahi Nasiru were arraigned on Thursday by the Federal Government suspected to have carried out the October 2, 2014 bombings in Nyanya, suburb of Abuja and Kuje Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). According to a report by THEWILL, when the case resumed for…

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Amazing! Chris Oyakhilome Vows To Give 1Billion Naira To Benson Idahosa University

The General Overseer of Christ Embassy church, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome was just conferred with an honorary doctorate degree at Benson Idahosa University today and in appreciation he promised to give 1 billion naira to the school to help build its Faculty of Engineering. Late Benson Idahosa’s daughter in-law, Laurie took to her Instagram to share…

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Police Fire Stun Grenades Again To Disperse Students In Cape Town

No less than twenty-nine South Africans have been charged with public violence amid the biggest student protests to hit the country since apartheid ended in 1994. According to BBC News, police again fired stun grenades to disperse students in Cape Town a day after protesters stormed the parliamentary complex. The demonstrations are a result of…

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91 Firms Bid For NNPC’s Petroleum Products Transport Contract

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, stated that 91 companies, consisting mainly of indigenous vessel owners, are vying to secure the contract for the provision of coastal and bunkering vessel services for the operations of the Pipelines and Products Marketing Company, PPMC, a subsidiary of the NNPC. As reported by Vanguard, the NNPC, in a…

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Dangote Petrochemicals Refinery To Start Operations By 2018

Senior General Manager, Civil and Structural, Dangote Petrochemicals Ltd, a subsidiary of Dangote Group, Mr. Madhav Kelkar, while taking newsmen on a tour of  the plant located at Lekki Free Trade Zone, Lagos, Thursday told them that its 650,000 barrels Per Day (bpd) capacity petroleum refinery would come on stream by 2018. According to him,…

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Super Eagles Coach Sunday Oliseh Is Sick, Travels To Belgium For Treatment

Super Eagles’ coach, Sunday Oliseh, is sick and has returned to Belgium, where the team camped recently to continue treatment. According to the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF’s twitter account, Oliseh became dizzy and weak after lunch on Thursday. See what they tweeted below. This comes after initial denials by the NFF of the coach’s illness.…

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