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Tambuwal, Wamakko accept Sokoto ministerial nominee after meeting with Buhari


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President Muhammadu Buhari has met with Sokoto State governor, Aminu Tambuwal and former governor of the state, Aliyu Wamakko, to resolve the political standoff sparked in the North-West state by the nomination of Aisha Abubakar as minister. Continue reading Tambuwal, Wamakko accept Sokoto ministerial nominee after meeting with Buhari

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Falae identifies kidnappers, 5 docked


Suspected kidnappers of Chief Falae with their leader Abubakar Auta holding N823,900 of the ransom in Akure
Suspected kidnappers of Chief Falae with their leader Abubakar Auta holding N823,900 of the ransom in Akure

AKURE — Former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chief Olu Falae, who was kidnapped by Fulani herdsmen on his 77th birthday and released after paying N5m ransom four days after, has identified his abductors who were paraded before him by the police.  Continue reading Falae identifies kidnappers, 5 docked

Tinubu attacks Saraki


Saraki and Tinubu
Saraki and Tinubu

NATIONAL Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, yesterday, lambasted Senate President, Bukola Saraki, describing him as an indisciplined, disloyal and member of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in soul. Continue reading Tinubu attacks Saraki

Senate gets Buhari’s list of ministers today


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ABUJA — IT is certain that the list of ministers is ready, and President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that the prized document should be submitted immediately to the Senate, which resumes from its six-week break, today.

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TSA: Banks move N1.2 trn to CBN


Gov Central Bank of Nigeria, Central Bank of Nigeria
Gov Central Bank of Nigeria, Central Bank of Nigeria

LAGOS — Banks were, yesterday, busy with the transfer of an estimated N1.2 trillion of public sector funds to the Central Bank of Nigeria in compliance with the Federal Government directive on Treasury  Single Account, TSA.

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Chibok girls dispersed, some married off & appointing ministers tough, says Buhari


Some of the abducted Chibok girls
Some of the abducted Chibok girls

LAGOS — MORE than 513 days after the abduction of the Chibok Secondary School girls in Borno State, hopes of rescuing the girls en bloc vaporized as President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday, disclosed that they have been dispersed and some of them, especially Christians, married off against their faith.

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Stop mocking Jonathan, ex-ministers tell Buhari


Buhari and Jonathan

**What are Jonathan’s ministers afraid of?— Presidency
**Says anti-corruption war non-negotiable
**APC lists fresh cases of looting, blasts Jonathan’s govt

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BORNO: Season Of Apologies From Jonathan


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It came with great relief, reading the press statement by the Borno Elders Forum, demanding an apology from ex-President Goodluck Jonathan “over the death of Borno State residents” during the various Boko Haram attacks under his administration.

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