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Mixed Reactions Trail ‘LionHeart’ Nomination For 2020 Oscars

Nigerians have continued to express mixed reactions over the nomination of LionHeart, a movie by veteran Nollywood Actress, Genevieve Nnaji, for the 2020 Oscars. The…

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Former Super Eagles striker, Isaac Promise is dead

Former Super Eagles striker, Isaac Promise has died at the age of 31. Promise was the captain of the Beijing Olympics’ Eagles squad that won…

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Benue suspends health scheme boss over missing N900m

Benue Executive Council has approved the suspension of Dr Stanley Ugah, the State Programme Manager, Saving One Milion Lives, over alleged embezzlement of N900 million…

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President Buhari’s message to South Africans, Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Pretoria, enjoined South Africans to be more tolerant to other Africans and advised Nigerians living in the country to…

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APC Govt focused on governance not 2023 – Oshiomhole

The National Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, says the governing party is focused on delivering good governance to Nigerians rather than 2023 elections….

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Minimum wage: Osinbajo, Ngige, TUC meet

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, on Thursday held a closed door meeting with a delegation from…

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Buhari: FG’s move to curb maternal mortality in right direction

Wife of Nigeria’s President, Aisha Buhari says the Federal Government’s zero tolerance declaration for maternal deaths in the country has paid off as the welfare…

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Okorocha wants number of lawmakers reduced to save cost

Sen. Rochas Okorocha, (APC-Imo West) has called for a reduction in the number of legislators. Okorocha made the call, while briefing newsmen after the Senate…

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NCC: Senate refers Buhari’s confirmation request to Committee

The Senate on Thursday considered President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for confirmation of Adeleke Moronfolu Adewolu as Executive Commissioner of the Nigerian Communications Commission. President of…

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Shell inaugurates 34 projects in Delta communities

The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) Joint Venture (JV) has appealed to its host communities to continue to create the enabling environment…

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MainOne expands to Cote D’Ivoire

Nigerian submarine cable company, MainOne, has announced that it had landed its submarine cable in Grand Bassam, Cote D’Ivoire. The Grand Bassam landing, which is part of…

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Nigerians spend N334.3 billion to import foodstuffs, tobacco, others in 6-months

Nigerians spent a total of N334.3 billion to import prepared foodstuffs, beverages, spirits and vinegar and tobacco in the half-year (January – June) of 2019….

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Senate increases 2020 budget to N10.729 trillion, up by 727.4 billion

The Nigerian Senate has increased the proposed 2020 budget to N10.729 trillion from the initial N10.002 trillion. This was disclosed at the Senate on Thursday…

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NPA and BUA Group dispute to affect 1000 jobs, $500,000 monthly revenue

The ongoing dispute between the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and BUA Ports and Terminals Limited (a subsidiary of BUA Group) is gradually having a negative impact on the Nigerian economy….

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Dangote supports African centre with $20 million

Chairman of Dangote Group and Aliko Dangote Foundation, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has demonstrated his philanthropic abilities yet again as he recently donated the sum of $20 million…

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CBN fines 12 banks N499 billion over CBN’s loan directive breach

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has fined twelve Nigerian banks for breaching the regulator’s directive on lending to the real sector of the economy. The CBN…

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FG returns tollgates sixteen years after Obasanjo scrapped it from federal roads

Sixteen years after the administration of Olusegun Obasanjo dismantled tollgates on Federal highways, President Muhammadu Buhari is planning to revive it as the Federal Government continues to seek ways…

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Difference Between Fixed Deposit and Treasury Bills

Fixed Deposit A Fixed Deposit is a type of short-term financial investments sold by banks to its depositors. A depositor invests in a fixed deposit when…

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World Bank 2020 stats: Developing nations’ debt hit $7.8 trillion

World Bank International Debt Statistics report for 2020 have revealed that the total external debt of low- and middle-income countries has increased to $7.8 trillion in…

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Border closure: Customs generate about N5 billion daily

The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Hameed Ali, has revealed that the agency collected N9.2 billion in one day as a result of the ongoing…

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