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SERAP to Saraki: Tell Nigerians if it’s true that a Senator gets over N3bn yearly

  Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the Senate President Dr Bukola Sakari to “urgently explain to Nigerians if it is true that a Nigerian Senator gets N29 million in monthly pay, and over N3 billion a year.” Professor Itse Sagay, Chairman Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption (PACAC), …

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Senator Wamakko visits students on his scholarship in Pakistan

Danjuma James, Sokoto Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko,representing Sokoto North Senatorial District,  has visited the twenty five( 25 ) students he is currently  sponsoring for Graduate and Postgraduate studies in University of Lahore, Pakistan. A statement by his Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Bashir Rabe Mani said Senator Wamakko, who is …

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Revenue performance: Federal Government commends NIMASA …Finance Minister, AGF acknowledges Agency’s increased contribution to CRF.

The Federal Government through the Ministry of Finance and the Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation has commended the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) for its revenue performance in the past one year. The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun who disclosed this at a workshop in …

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Lagos bans inter-state buses, vehicles along Ikorodu road …Gives operators 7-day ultimatum to move to Berger, Ojota parks …To co-opt Yaba, Jibowu axis into beautification project

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday announced the restriction of the operation of inter-state buses and vehicles operating along Ikorodu Road from going beyond Ojodu Berger and Ojota Motor Parks. The State Government has also issued a seven-day ultimatum to the operators to relocate to the designated inter-state motor parks …

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Alleged Zinox blackmailer, Joseph, petitions VP Osinbajo again over N170m deal with FIRS

Benjamin Joseph, Managing Director of an Ibadan-based firm, Citadel Oracle Concepts has again petitioned Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC); the Nigerian Police and the Attorney General of the Federation over his on-going prosecution by the Police for false petitioning and deceit. Joseph is …

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Mimiko, Akeredolu: Who is fooling who? By Bolanle Bolawole

turnpot@gmail.com    0705 263 1058 Penultimate Thursday as he swore in his Commissioners, Ondo State’s Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu opened the Pandora box when he revealed that his predecessor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, left an unbelievable debt stockpile of N220billion. Next day, Mimiko fired back through erstwhile Commissioner for Information, Kayode Akinmade, that …

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