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FG to partner Lagos on solid minerals development; Banks to set up solid minerals desks- says Minister ; Italian ambassador visits

The Federal Government has stated that it is prepared to partner with Lagos state government in the area of geological data and geo-chemical investigation in order to realise the state’s aspirations on solid minerals development and safe environment. The Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, stated this when …

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(Interview) Buhari does not hate Igbos; 2nd Niger bridge is in 2016 Budget – Femi Adesina

Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, was interviewed by Radio Continental, 102.3 FM, on January 8, 2016. He spoke on a wide range of issues, including the controversy surrounding the abducted Chibok girls, the ongoing anti-corruption war, Buhari’s perceived hatred for the Igbo …

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Sylva rejects Bayelsa guber results, heads to Election Tribunal; You will still lose – PDP

NEDU MARK, Yenagoa The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in the just-concluded Bayelsa State Governorship Election, Chief Timipre Sylva has formally rejected the declaration of incumbent governor of the state, Seriake Dickson as winner of the poll. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Sunday, announced Dickson as winner of the …

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Dasukigate: No documents traced to Jonathan yet – EFCC; as PDP urges ex-president to clarify role in scandal

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Monday, said no incriminating document relating to the illegal disbursement of the $2.1 billion arms purchase money, could yet be traced to former president Goodluck Jonathan; adding that this informed the reason as to why the immediate past president was yet to arrested …

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Arms scandal: EFCC may soon invite ex-President Jonathan; No one, however highly placed will be spared – Magu, EFCC Chairman

Former President Goodluck Jonathan may be invited soon by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in connection with investigations into the $2.1billion arms scandal involving the immediate past National Security Adviser, NSA, Col. Sambo Dasuki. The hint was given by the Acting Chairman of the EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Magu …

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Our priority is for higher institutions to produce wealth creators, innovators – Ambode says at inauguration of 8th LASU VC

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday said the priority of his administration for educational institutions at the tertiary level is for them to nurture students to become wealth creators and innovators capable of contributing positively to the communities and the nation. Ambode, who spoke at the Lagos House …

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