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Bandits kill over 26 people in Katsina

Bandits have killed more than 26 people in an attack on three communities in Dan Musa, Faskari and Batsari local government areas of Katsina State….

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Gov Yahaya Bello walks-out Kogi’s Chief Judge from state function

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, on Tuesday walked out Justice Nasir Ajanah, the Chief Judge (CJ) of the state, from a function. According to the…

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Kaduna Police arrest man whose kidnap hoax led to mob killings

The Kaduna State Police Command on Tuesday said it had arrested the man whose false kidnap alarm led to the killing of three innocent persons…

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Petr Cech: Arsenal goalkeeper to make Chelsea return this summer

Former Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech will return to the club this summer as the club’s new sporting director, Sky Sports News have reported. The 37-year-old…

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Ngige denies plans to proscribe NUPENG

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, has denied the allegations by the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) and…

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Unregistered SIM cards dealers fraudulent – NCC

The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) on Tuesday lamented that in spite of enlightenment efforts, some customers still deal in unregistered SIM cards. Mr Sunday Dare,…

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CBN maintains Hold, keeps MPR at 13.5%

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), maintains a hold in Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) at 13.50%. Also, other parameters…

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FG explains why it plans to demolish and rebuild the MMIA in Lagos

The Federal Government of Nigeria (FG) has explained the underlining reasons for the plan to demolish and rebuild the 40-year-old Murtala Muhammed International Airport, in Lagos…

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Meristem Green Fest: Masterclass speakers and organic vendors unveiled

In preparation for the largest organic-living festival of the year, Meristem Green Fest announces the facilitators for the masterclasses set to hold at the event….

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Insurance Companies shocked as NAICOM increases capital base by 200%

Nigeria’s insurance sector regulator, the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM), has increased the minimum paid-up share capital of insurance and reinsurance firms. The move though expected, sent shock…

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NNPC explains why it embarked on a major organisational restructuring

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has clarified that contrary to media reports, yesterday, no member of its staff was sacked in the course of the recent…

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NCC confirms MTN’s payment of N235bn out of N330bn fine

The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof Umar Danbatta, has disclosed that MTN Nigeria Communications Plc has paid a total N235 billion out of the N330 billion fine…

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MTN Nigeria addresses allegation surrounding its shares

MTN Nigeria has denied any wrongdoings regarding the sales of its shares which the telecommunications company listed on Thursday, May 16, 2019. Note that some of…

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Fortune Magazine ranks Dangote on World’s Greatest Leaders for 2019

In his first ever recognition by Fortune Magazine, the Chairman of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has been ranked the eleventh World’s Greatest Leaders for 2019. With his…

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Shareholders raise alarm as GTBank and 6 other banks get N145m fine

Shareholders have unanimously lamented the huge fines slammed on seven lenders by regulatory authorities as the penalties for certain infractions during the 2018 business year….

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Nigerian Stock Exchange explains why you can’t buy MTN shares

The Nigerian Stock Exchange has addressed growing frustrations from retail and portfolio investors about their inability to lay their hands on MTN shares. Investors across…

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Latest GDP growth in Agriculture flatter to deceive Government

Latest GDP report from the National Bureau of Statistics once again shines the spotlight on the country’s floundering Agriculture sector. This time, a silver lining,…

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FIRS to start charging VAT on online transactions soon – Fowler

The Federal Inland Revenue Service will start taking Value Added Tax on online transactions any moment from now according to its chairman, Babatunde Fowler. Mr Fowler mentioned…

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SERAP to Saraki, Dogara: Withdraw ‘repressive NASS media accreditation guidelines now

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the leadership and management of the National Assembly to immediately withdraw the repressive media accreditation guidelines…

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Rivers govt dethrones monarch over cultism

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has made good his threat to dethrone traditional rulers found guilty of aiding and abetting insecurity in the state….

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