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Independence: Dissatisfied Nigerians Speak on Nigerian Economy| Watch

As dissatisfying and saddening it may be to be a Nigerian at the moment due to the spate of hardship in the country, Nigerians still believe in the Nigerian dream. Some Nigerians who spoke to Accelerate TV’s “Accelerate News” on the state of the economy especially with the 57th Independence Anniversary, took time out to…

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#NigeriaAt57: VP Osinbajo Prays for Nigeria at Special Church Service| Watch

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday declared that the country’s future would be better than its past. He made the declaration in his remarks at the 2017 Independence Day Interdenominational Church Service held at the National Christian Centre, Abuja. The Vice President, who made the declaration in the form of prayer, said `: “I declare…

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I Spent N333m, Not N64bn; Goodluck Responds To El Rufai Claims

  Dr.Goodluck Jonathan, Nigeria’s immediate past President has denied claims by Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State that his government spent N64 billion to arrange Nigeria’s Independence  celebrations for three years. According to the El Rufai, Jonathan spent N13 billion in 2011, N15 billion in 2012 and N14 billion in 2013 and N22 billion in 2014,…

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We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this column. Nigeria celebrated her 53rd year of Independence on Tuesday with President Goodluck Jonathan addressing the country. Same day, the association of resident doctors in Nigeria declared a nationwide strike. Other Nigerian university unions joined…

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