1. Alleged Fraud: I Didn’t Give Emefiele Bribe for Contract – Witness Tells Court
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1. Alleged Fraud: I Didn’t Give Emefiele Bribe for Contract – Witness Tells Court

May 18, 2024
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Emefiele In a significant development in the ongoing trial of former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele, a prosecution witness, Victor Onyejiuwa, testified on Friday before the Lagos State Special Offences Court in Ikeja. Onyejiuwa, the Managing Director of Resource Computer Limited, clarified that the alleged $600,000 bribe

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1. EFCC: ‘Children First!’: Group Demands Protection for Yahaya Bello’s Kids Amid EFCC Probe
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1. EFCC: ‘Children First!’: Group Demands Protection for Yahaya Bello’s Kids Amid EFCC Probe

May 18, 2024
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EFCC Introduction ABUJA – The Child’s Rights Advocacy Network (CRANE) has issued a stern call to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to prioritize the protection of former Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello’s minor children amid the ongoing investigation into his financial dealings. During a press conference held in

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1. APC’s Prospects in Osun State: Oyetola’s Optimism and Defections
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1. APC’s Prospects in Osun State: Oyetola’s Optimism and Defections

May 18, 2024
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Oyetola Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola, Minister of Marine and Blue Economy, expressed confidence in the All Progressives Congress (APC)’s ability to reclaim Osun State in the 2026 governorship election. This assertion came during a gathering where prominent members of the opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) officially joined the APC ranks. Oyetola’s

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1. Assessing Tinubu’s First Year: Hope Deferred, Not Renewed
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1. Assessing Tinubu’s First Year: Hope Deferred, Not Renewed

May 18, 2024
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Tinubu In reflecting on the first year of Bola Tinubu’s administration, Mohammed Idris’s article, “Tinubu first anniversary: Propelling Nigeria towards renewal,” provides a candid evaluation. Despite being authored by a government minister, the piece offers a critical assessment that challenges the government’s narrative of progress. Published widely in newspapers and

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1. Fubara’s Commitment to Fiscal Responsibility and Development in Rivers State
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1. Fubara’s Commitment to Fiscal Responsibility and Development in Rivers State

May 16, 2024
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Fubara Introduction In a landmark declaration of his commitment to fiscal prudence and infrastructure development, Seminalayi Fubara, Governor of Rivers State, has vowed to steer the state towards an era of responsible financial management and progress. This proclamation, made during the commencement ceremony of the monumental Elele-Egbeda-Omoku Road dual carriageway

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1. Cartoon: When the President’s Mini-sters Need Target Practice
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1. Cartoon: When the President’s Mini-sters Need Target Practice

May 15, 2024
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Cartoon In the realm of political satire, cartoons have long served as a powerful medium to convey complex political scenarios and critiques with humor and wit. One such provocative piece is “When the President’s Mini-sters Need Target Practice.” This cartoon captures the essence of political missteps and the often humorous

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1. Kukah: Fubara, Wike Will Fix Their Quarrel — Kukah
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1. Kukah: Fubara, Wike Will Fix Their Quarrel — Kukah

May 15, 2024
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Kukah The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah, has expressed confidence that Governor Siminalayi Fubara of Rivers State and his predecessor, Nyesom Wike, who is currently the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Minister, will resolve their differences. This reassurance comes amidst the ongoing political tension in Rivers State,

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Minimum Wage: FG Calls Committee Meeting, Labour Insists on May 31 Deadline for Minimum Wage
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Minimum Wage: FG Calls Committee Meeting, Labour Insists on May 31 Deadline for Minimum Wage

May 15, 2024
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Minimum Wage Nigerian Newspapers have been abuzz with the latest developments in the ongoing negotiations over the minimum wage. The Federal Government (FG) has initiated a critical committee meeting, while the organised labour remains steadfast on the May 31 deadline for the implementation of the new minimum wage. This situation

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Ebonyi Assembly Approves N518 Million for Conduct of Local Government Elections
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Ebonyi Assembly Approves N518 Million for Conduct of Local Government Elections

May 15, 2024
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Ebonyi In a significant development, the Ebonyi State House of Assembly has sanctioned a budget of five hundred and eighteen million, two hundred and sixty thousand naira (N518,260,000) for the upcoming Local Government Area (LGA) elections. This approval underscores the State’s commitment to ensuring a smooth and credible electoral process.

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Cybersecurity: ActionAid Hails Tinubu Over Suspension of 0.5 Percent Cybersecurity Levy
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Cybersecurity: ActionAid Hails Tinubu Over Suspension of 0.5 Percent Cybersecurity Levy

May 15, 2024
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Cybersecurity In a significant move hailed by many, including ActionAid Nigeria (AAN), President Bola Tinubu has officially suspended the controversial 0.5 percent cybersecurity levy on electronic banking transactions. This decision, revealed by the Minister of Information and National Orientation, Mohammed Idris, during a Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting, marks a

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