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Ambode seeks FG’s partnership on relocation of Ikoyi Prisons

By Dotun Omolaja, Lagos

 

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has canvassed the support of the Federal Government to in facilitating the relocation of the Ikoyi Prisons.

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Igbo group drops Biafra, endorses Buhari’s anti-corruption fight

By Samuel Ita, Calabar

 

A group, the Ndigbo Unity Forum (NUF), has thrown its weight behind the anti-corruption campaign of President Muhammadu Buhari.

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Ekiti seeks movement of mining from Exclusive to Concurrent list

By Sunday Aloba, Ado-Ekiti

 

Ekiti State Commissioner for Information, Youth and Sports Development, Hon. Lanre Ogunsuyi has called for the transfer of mining of solid minerals from the exclusive to the concurrent list of the Nigerian Constitution.

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Edo moves to tax one million additional prospective payers

By Tony Ehighiale, Benin

 

Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has promised to broaden the state’s tax net to capture the over one million taxable adults in the state.

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How Senator Akpabio, Governor Emmanuel Procured Controversial Supreme Court Judgment

An inside source within Akwa Ibom State Government has spoken to SaharaReporters about a shady deal Governor Udom Emmanuel and his predecessor, former Governor Godswill Akpabio,

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VP Osinbajo : N500b allocation to social investment unprecedented

Determined to ensure healthcare access to all Nigerians, the Buhari administration will put in place effective primary healthcare centers across the country, while also collaborating with international agencies to end HIV/AIDS epidemic in the country.

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NCC to review BBM, WeChat, WhatsApp, Facebook operations in Nigeria

Activities of the Over-The-Top (OTT) players in the Nigerian telecommunications market will be coming under checks any time soon.

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SERAP accuses FG of violating UN ruling on electricity tariff

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja

 

A group, the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has accused the Federal Government of violating two United Nations (UN) special rapporteurs rulings delivered November 2013.

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Ondo NSCDC cooperative society hits by allegation of N300m fraud

By Samuel Faleye, Akure

 

The Executive of the Staff Cooperative Society of the Ondo State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) is currently enmeshed in a N300 million alleged misappropriation of fund.

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INEC appoints new REC for Anambra Central re-run poll

By Obinna Achi, Awka

 

The Independent National Election Commission (INEC) in Anambra State has received a new Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) posted to it by the national headquarters.

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