Tag: Federal Government

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Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 11, 2018

Who actually wants to ‘kill’ Governor Nyesom Wike?

“So, you think the federal government would want to kill you?” was the question, Cletus Ukpong, a reporter with Premium ...

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Alexander OnukwueJuly 11, 2018

Kemi Adeosun’s NYSC certificate scandal will shame at least one Nigerian institution; the more the better

Following the bombshell report on Kemi Adeosun’s alleged forgery of a National Youth Service Corps exemption certificate, the NYSC directorate ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 14, 2018

The Big 5: IGP grants approval for audit of SARS detention cells, Mimiko dumps PDP and other stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, has approved the ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 8, 2018

The Big 5: Osinbajo escapes death, House of Reps wants June 12 Election umpire honoured and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday escaped death as the ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 29, 2018

The Big 5: Buhari appeals to Nigerians on 2019 elections, Suspected Herdsmen shoot priest in Jalingo and other top stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to all Nigerians to support the ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 28, 2018

The Big 5: PDP urges Buhari to ignore May 29 address, FG extends N1.9trn to states for salaries and other top stories

These are the major stories you should be monitoring today: The People’s Democratic Party (PDP), has urged Buhari and the ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 24, 2018

The Big 5: Bauchi Deputy Governor resigns. FG, States and Local Govts share N701bn and other stories

Here are the major stories you should be monitoring today: The Deputy Governor of Bauchi State, Nuhu Gidado, has resigned. ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 18, 2018

The Late 5: FG dismisses claims on shutdown of Ikoyi Registry, Health Sector Unions call for sack of Health Minister and other stories

Here are the stories that drove the conversation today: The Federal Government has faulted claims by the Lagos State Government ...

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tosin adesinaMay 1, 2018

Why is the Federal government suddenly interfering in the Omo-Agege saga?

The last has not been heard concerning the aftermath of the invasion of the Nigerian Senate on Wednesday April 18, ...

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EditorNovember 25, 2017

[The Activism Blog] BBOG: No sign that government is genuinely committed to the release of remaining Chibok girls

The Bring Back Our Girls Group (BBOG), the movement agitating for the return of the abducted Chibok girls has replied ...

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EzinneNovember 20, 2017

The Thread: The bitter truth every Nigerian must know about the Federal Government

From Military governments to civilian, Goodluck Jonathan through Buhari; with every other protest and kidnapping, the Federal Government has consistently ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 13, 2017

‘N700m was not spent on building the mines website’

The Federal Government has denied reports stating that it spent N700 million on setting up the Solid Minerals Development website ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 5, 2017

We can’t disclose how states spent N388.304bn Paris Club refund – FG

Appearing before the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, the Federal Government has said it cannot disclose the record of ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 30, 2017

Nigerian Civil War: ECOWAS court orders FG to pay N88bn damages

The ECOWAS community court of justice has granted an out of court settlement application for a case involving the ‘federal ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 26, 2017

Opinion: These are the hitches in FG borrowing for Infrastructure

by David Temitope Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, earlier in October, stated that the nation needs to borrow ...

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ToluSeptember 30, 2017

Twitter’s 280 character limit; 2541 Boko Haram terrorists to be prosecuted | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

2,541 – The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami said a special prosecution arrangement has been put ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 20, 2017

Nigeria’s domestic debts hit N14.06tn in June – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) in its report on Nigerian Domestic and Foreign Debt – June 2017 data yesterday, ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 18, 2017

N’Delta coalition says FG is behind robbery at Jonathan’s Abuja house, ask for justice

The Niger Delta Youth Coalition for Peace and Progress has blamed the federal government for the robbery at the Abuja ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 15, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] How the FG polarised labour unions against Nigerians

Bearing any last minute decision, the United Labour Congress (ULC) under the leadership of Comrade Joe Ajaero, will today embark ...

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ToluSeptember 11, 2017

Atiku Abubakar, Rihanna, Nigeria, Aisha Alhassan | Here are last week’s winners and losers

Across Nigeria and the rest of the world, headlines blazed all week last week. From Hurricane Irma to the doctors’ ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 10, 2017

Arik Air slams N20bn suit against FG, Ethiopia Airlines

Arik Air Limited has filled a N20 billion suit against the Federal Government and Ethiopian Airlines over reports that they ...

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EditorSeptember 5, 2017

The Big 5: Buhari 2019, Military Strike Force neutralises terrorists, and other stories

Good morning. Here are the top 5 stories you should monitor today: Troops of the Mobile Strike Force deployed to ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 4, 2017

Resident doctors embark on “total and indefinite” strike

Resident Doctors in the country this morning announced that they have commenced indefinite strike, as reported by Vanguard. The doctors ...

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AzeezAugust 30, 2017

FG’s positive response to our counter-offer will end strike – ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has said it is waiting for the response of the Federal Government to ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 29, 2017

Just In: ASUU ‘avoids’ meeting with FG

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has Tuesday, rejected a meeting with the Federal Government. The meeting was supposed ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 27, 2017

Boko Haram factions ready to speak with the FG – Former commander

A former commandant of the insurgent group, Boko Haram, Abdulkadir Abubakar has reportedly announced that two factions of the group may ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 27, 2017

Eke-Ukwu market demolition: Group condemns killings, asks FG to intervene

The OurMumuDonDo group have condemned the demolition of the Eke-Ukwu market and the alleged killing of three civilians in the ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 27, 2017

How Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer reacted to FG’s call to rearrest the IPOB leader

Nnamdi Kanu‘s lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor has said the Federal Government has no case against his client and are only beating about ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 27, 2017

Northern elders express concern over FG’s resolve on herdsmen

The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has expressed concern over the federal government’s silence on intermittent clashes between herdsmen and farmers ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 25, 2017

FG asks court to repeal Nnamdi Kanu’s bail

Nigeria’s Federal Government has reportedly asked the court to revoke the bail granted leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra ...

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