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Pension scam: Court rejects plea bargain

Justice Abubakar Talba of the Federal Capital Territory High Court Tuesday rejected a plea bargain proposal mooted by persons accused of complicity in stealing pension funds. Ibrahim Ahmed Mazangari, Muhammed Sani Suleiman, Hajiya Fatima Mazangari, Saleh Yerima Tsojon and Xangee Technologies Limited were to be arraigned by the EFCC on …

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Dogara’s election: Akande’s allegations are false, baseless — Speaker

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has faulted allegations by the former All Progressives Congress (APC) Interim National Chairman, Chief Bisi Akande, Sunday, that oil barons who never liked President Muhammadu Buhari`s anti-corruption stance sponsored his election as Speaker, insisting that his antecedents, capacity, experience, the fact …

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Buhari inaugurates National Economic Council; promises new economic policies to grow Nigeria’s economy

President Muhammadu Buhari, Monday, promised that the economic policies that his administration would soon unveil would grow the Nigeria’s economy and finance the external obligations of the country. He also assured that his administration would run an open government that would be governed by prudent fiscal management and creative revenue …

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Nigeria, India to exchange prisoners

The Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ambassador Ajjampur Ghanashyam, has revealed of plans by his country and Nigeria to sign the Prisoners Transfer Agreement which would allow nationals of both countries to return home in order to complete or serve their jail terms. Ghanashyam, who said this while featuring on the …

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It’s time for governance–Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has expressed the readiness of his administration to provide good governance to the people of the state. Governor Wike who stated this Sunday during a Church Service at the Royal House of Grace International Church, Port Harcourt, noted that it is the responsibility of …

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Day 30: PDP to Buhari, APC; Appoint ministers, SGF, aides in 10 days —Buhari is cleaning PDP’s Augean Stable – Adesina replies

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to set up his government by naming his ministers, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, and advisers in the next ten days “as Nigerians did not vote for a sole administrator but for a democratic government.” …

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