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In Enugu, Abia States: Osinbajo assures that FG will expand N-Power programme; Train 20,000 youths

  By Ijendu Iheaka & Emmanuel Acha Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the N-Power Graduate Skills Acquisition Programme of the Federal Government will be expanded and made better to benefit more Nigerian youths. Osinbajo made the disclosure on Friday during a visit to Kiara De-Luke Multi-Skill and Entrepreneurship Centre, …

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Nigeria – U.S. relations excite President Buhari; Speaks with Pompeo, US Secretary of State

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed satisfaction with the current level of relationship between Nigeria and the United States. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, in a statement in Abuja on Friday, said the President spoke on the issue when he received a telephone call …

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President Buhari receives Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Buratai; Letters of Credence of Guinea-Bissau, Thailand Ambassadors

President Muhammadu Buhari, Thursday, May 17, 2018, received in audience the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai in State House. The President also received letter of credence from new Ambassador of Guinea-Bissau to Nigeria, Mr. Henrique Adriano Da Silva and Ambassador of Thailand to Nigeria, Mr Wattana Kunwongse …

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Pastor E. A. Adeboye prays for peace on the Plateau; Gov. Lalong commiserates with CAN on demise of Secretary Gen.

  Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, has prayed for peace in Plateau State which has in recent times witnessed herds men’s attacks on farmers. Pastor Adeboye said the prayers during a special programme of the Church in the state.  The highly …

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Ekiti 2018: Fayemi emerges APC governorship candidate; Says it’s victory for democracy, demonstration of people’s power

By Adedeji Egbebi Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Saturday won the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary election for the July 14 election in Ekiti. In the declared result of the exercise, Fayemi polled 941 votes to defeat 31 other aspirants, including a former governor …

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Shell fund supports Nigerian contractors with N472 billion loans; N 41 billion paid to 37 GMoU clusters in Niger Delta

Some 290 Nigerian contractors have received loans worth more than N472 billion under the Shell Contractor Support Fund, which was set up by Shell companies in Nigeria to help vendors and suppliers in the oil and gas industry secure funds at reduced interest rates, relaxed collateral requirements and quicker processing …

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Buhari departs for medical trip to UK; Calls for sustained support of international community to tackle climate change

  President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday departed Abuja for the United Kingdom, UK, on a four-day medical trip. He was seen off at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja by top government officials and security chiefs. Before leaving, however, he reiterated the need for sustained financial, technical and capacity building support …

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President Buhari goes to Britain to see his doctor; Approves new security measures over Birnin Gwari killings

President Muhammed Buhari will tomorrow, Tuesday undertake a four-day trip to the United Kingdom. According to a statement by Garba Shehu,  SSAP (Media and Publicity), “in the course of the technical stop-over for aircraft maintenance in London on his way back from Washington last week, the President had a meeting …

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