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Erosion: Obiano begs FG for help

The Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano has called on the Federal Government of Nigeria to as a matter of urgency, save the Onitsha-Enugu Express road and Onitsha-Owerri Express way from imminent collapse due to erosion menace. Governor Obiano made the call, Friday, while inspecting the erosion sites along the …

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Nigeria Customs retires 5 deputy CGs, 30 senior officers in major shake-up

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has retired five deputy comptrollers-general along with another 30 senior officers in the service in its ongoing reorganisation. The NCS Public Relations Officer, Mr Wale Adeniyi, who announced this, Friday, in Abuja, said the service was currently undergoing reorganisation to reposition it for ‘effective operations.’ …

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BVN enrolment reaches 20.8m — CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said, Thursday, that about 20.8 million active account users enrolled on the Bank Verification Number (BVN) as at October 25, even as the date set for close of registration approaches the October 31 deadline. The Director, Corporate Communications, CBN, Mr Ibrahim Mu’azu, announced this …

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Mismanagement of the country by PDP government responsible for sufferings of Nigerians – Governor Rochas Okorocha

From Ruth David, Bauchi Chairman of the Progressive Governors Forum, PGF, and Governor of Imo state, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, has said that the sufferings of Nigerians is the result of the mismanagement of the country by the last Federal Government led by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and promised that …

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Buhari to African leaders: Security, political stability, key to benefitting from international co-operations

President Muhammadu Buhari has asserted in New Delhi that Nigeria and other African countries must work harder to achieve greater political stability and security before they can enjoy the full benefits of partnership arrangements such as the India-Africa Forum. Addressing the Plenary Session of the 3rd Summit of the Forum, …

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