Senate To Screen Magu On Wednesday

The Senate will on Wednesday hold the confirmation hearing and screening of the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu. The Senate president, Bukola Saraki, disclosed this during Tuesday’s plenary at the Senate chamber in Abuja. Updates soon…

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NBC Revokes Licences Of 54 Broadcast Stations

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has revoked the licences of 54 broadcast stations who refused in paying the mandatory fees within the 60-day window permitted under the law. The Director General of NBC, Mr. Is-had Modibbo, revealed this in Abuja on Monday at a press conference. Modibbo said: “Over the past two weeks, I gave […]

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Governor Ambode Accuses FG Of Frustrating His Efforts To Rebuild Airport Road

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Wednesday accused the federal government of frustrating its efforts to reconstruct the International Airport Road in the State. The governor claimed that the Federal Ministry of Works was sabotaging his efforts. Speaking with Government House Correspondents at the Lagos House, shortly after carrying out an extensive inspection of some […]

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Buhari Orders Ex-Ministers, Others To Return Government Assets In Their Possession

President Buhari has ordered all former senior public office holders to return assets of government in their possession immediately. The directive, announced on Monday by Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, affects ministers, permanent secretaries, directors and other political office holders. A project coordinator has been appointed for the immediate take-off of an Asset Tracking and Management […]

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Trump Urges US Congress To Probe Obama

  Donald Trump’s team has asked Congress to probe his claim Barack Obama tapped his phones during the US election. Trump made the wiretapping accusation in a series of early morning tweets on Saturday amid expanding scrutiny of his campaign’s ties to Russia. He wrote: “Terrible! Just found out that Obama had my “wires tapped” […]

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‘Ghana Must Go’ Bags Banned In Dubai

From March 8, irregular-shaped or oversized bags will not be allowed into Dubai, UAE. Ali Angizeh, the vice-president of terminal operations at the Dubai International Airport, stated that they could disrupt the advanced baggage systems that would soon be introduced. For Nigerian travellers, this means the popular ‘Ghana Must Go’ bags, becomes “non-compliant baggage”. Angizeh […]

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1500 Arik Staff May Be Sacked By AMCON

1,500 Arik Airline’s staff may be sacked this month as part of new management’s cost-saving measures to keep the embattled airline alive. Arik Air has about 2,000 workers spread across its local and foreign operations, while it operated a fleet of 28 aircraft at optimal capacity, which enabled it to generate enough revenue to meet […]

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180 Nigerians Will Be Deported From Libya On Tuesday

180 Nigerians will be deported from Libya on Tuesday. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, made this disclosure on Friday while receiving the Federal Commissioner, National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons Commission, Sadiya Farouk in Abuja. Recall that the country had on February […]

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