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We’ll deliver Lagos-Ibadan rail project by December 2018 – Osinbajo …Rail project’ll boost regional integration, economic growth –Ambode

Acting President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday said that the Federal Government was committed to delivering a fast and efficient rail service system between Lagos and Ibadan within a projected time frame of December 2018. Osinbajo, who spoke at the Ground Breaking Ceremony of …

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Ebonyi Police uncovers shallow grave where kidnap victim was buried in Abia; Exhumes decomposing corpse -How we killed, buried her in Lokpanta forest to conceal our gang-leader’s identity- 25 year old suspect tells Police

  By Freedom Ajala, Abakaliki But for the gallant efforts of the men of the Special Anti-Kidnapping Squad, (SAKS), Ebonyi State Command, the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, (SARS) and other corresponding units of the Command who never rested on their oars, the abduction and later, murder and secret burial of a …

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-Forex: Dollar to crash again as CBN creates Dollar glut; floods market -Pumps additional $80m for PTA, Fees, Medicals; $100m through Banks for wholesale forwards market

  In keeping with its determination to increase liquidity in the foreign exchange market, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Monday released another $100m into the wholesale forwards segment of the market and pumped an additional $80m into the banks specifically for the settlement of dollar demand for school …

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NIMASA, Customs partnership will help Nigeria’s economic progress – Dr. Dakuku – As NIMASA seeks synergy with NCS

  The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has stated that NIMASA and the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) are partners in progress in bringing the desired growth and development to the Nigerian maritime industry and by extension the Nigerian economy.    The …

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Akwa Ibom loses N180 Billion over non-compliance of oil companies with Local Content Act; Reads Total E & P the riot act

By Our Reporter The Akwa Ibom Local Content Compliance Monitoring Committee (LCCMC) has alleged that, the State Government has lost N180 billion revenue annually, following non-compliance by Oil Companies with the Local Content Act 2010. The LCCMC Secretary, Mr Eti-mbuk Essien, made this allegation in a letter dated February 10, …

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How to tackle unemployment monster – Ikpeazu, Ambode, Obaseki, Peterside, others speak at Freedom Online lecture

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has said that unemployment is a socio-economic problem that leads to increase in crime. Ikpeazu said this as keynote speaker at the 1st Annual Lecture of Freedom Online (www.freedomonline.com.ng) with the theme ‘Unemployment: How Do We Tame This Monster’ Gov. Ikpeazu, who was represented …

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