Category Archives: Breaking

Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun Says Nigeria Is In Recession

  Following a closed door meeting between Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele and the Senate on Tuesday, during which a gloomy picture of the Nigerian economy was painted (read full report here), Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun on Thursday admitted that the country’s economy is indeed in recession. Appearing before the Senate, Adeosun who…

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Budget Padding: Abdulmumuni Jibrin Alleges Principal Officers Padded Budget By 60bn

  Less than 24 hours after he was removed as chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumuni Jibrin has made some shocking revelations involving the principal officers of the lower legislative chamber. Jibrin claimed that Speaker Yakubu Dogara, his deputy, Mr. Sulaimon Yussuff Lasun, House Minority Leader, Mr. Leo Ogor and the House Chief…

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Relocation Of Alade Market Is Irreversible – LASG

  The Lagos State Commissioner for Local Government and Community Affairs, Muslim Folami has stated that the relocation of the Alade market is irreversible, while commending the traders who had relocated to the new site. The Commissioner, who disclosed this recently at a meeting with some stakeholders of the market at the Secretariat, Alausa, Ikeja,…

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Saraki Reshuffles Senate Committees, Appoints New Leaders

  Senate President Bukola Saraki on Thursday reshuffled the leadership of the Senate’s Committee. He made the announcement shortly before the Senate was adjourned. While announcing the new positions, Saraki said the reshuffling followed recommendations made to the Senate leadership during the senate’s executive sessions. According to Saraki’s spokesperson, the move was to “strengthen the…

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FG In Talks With Niger Delta Militants – President Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja said that his administration is talking to Niger Delta militants through oil companies and law-enforcement agencies to find a lasting solution to insecurity in the region. Speaking at a farewell audience with Mr. Michael Zinner, the outgoing Ambassador of Germany to Nigeria at the State House, President…

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‘I Have Absolutely No Doubt That I Will Be Declared Innocent By The Court’ – FFK

Embattled former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has reiterated his that he is innocent of the charges levelled against him. In a new interview with Channels TV, Fani-Kayode who was recently granted bail by a federal high court in Lagos stated that he has absolutely no doubt that at the end of the whole exercise,…

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“CAN Is Not Anti-Government, The Government Shouldn’t Be Anti-CAN” – CAN President

The President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Dr. Samson Ayokunle, has averred that the association under his leadership would not be anti-government, but warned that the government should equally not be anti-CAN, THE WILL reports. Disclosing that the association will be a partner in progress with the government; he however stated that it…

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