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President Buhari thanks Swiss govt for returning stolen funds; Signs peace agreement, MoU on 2019 elections   

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja said the Nigerian government remains deeply grateful to the government and people of Switzerland for their support in resuscitating the economy, especially the return of stolen funds. Receiving Letters of Credence from the Ambassador of Switzerland to Nigeria, Mr George Steiner, at the Presidential …

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EFCC arrests former Abia Gov’s 32 year old son, impounds his N100 million SUV; Denies raid, arrest of Atiku’s son, freeze of Obi’s accounts    

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has denied raiding the residence of the sons of the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, or arresting them. In a statement reacting to the news of the raid and arrests, Tony Orilade, the Ag. Head, …

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‘Nigeria in a keg of gunpowder’, Secondus warns Magu …..Says Atiku, Obi, Secondus, Saraki , Dogara are listed for arrest.

 The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus has come hard on the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu saying that the  country could explode any moment if he continues with his impunity. “The country is in a keg of a gunpowder …

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President Buhari, Asiwaju Tinubu congratulate Nuhu Ribadu on Global Anti-Corruption Award 

President Muhammadu Buhari and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu have heartily congratulated the former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Malam Nuhu Ribadu on his winning of the Anti-Corruption Lifetime Achievement Award. The President, in a statement by Femi Adesina, …

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 President Buhari constitutes committee on autonomy of state legislatures, judiciary;    Applauds over $21 billion savings on food import;  Participates in African Youth Congress against Corruption Summit  

  President Muhammadu Buhari has constituted a Presidential Implementation Committee on Autonomy of State Legislature and State Judiciary in accordance with the 4th Alteration to the 1999 Constitution. The purpose of the committee, according to a statement by Femi Adesina,  Special Adviser to the President (Media and Publicity), is to …

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Amaechi bags Honorary Doctorate degree     …Calls for nation’s unity

Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi was among other dignitaries conferred with a honourary doctorate degree award by the Kaduna State University (KASU) on Saturday 8 December, 2018. Amaechi was conferred with a honourary doctorate degree in Unity and Development. Vice Chancellor of the school Prof.Muhammad Tanko said, Amaechi and …

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