March 2017

Chinese surgeons grow ear on arm and transfer to head

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Plastic surgeons from a hospital in Xi’an, capital of northwest China’s Shaanxi Province, have successfully transplanted a regenerated ear from a patient’s arm to his head. The patient, whose surname … Read more

Buhari deploys envoys to UN, appoints new management for NTA, NEMA

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By Titus Agbo President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate deployment of four of the newly appointed Ambassadors-Designate. The president announced the deployment in a statement issued by his Special … Read more

Niger Delta youths to form groups to operate modular refineries of 1000 barrels

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The Federal Government is to organise the youths of the Niger Delta now engaged in illegal refining of crude into consortia as a means of operationalising the proposed modular refineries.. The … Read more

MTN pays Nigeria another N30b

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MTN has made a payment of N30 billion ($98 million) to the Nigerian government in part settlement of a N330 billion fine imposed on the telecoms group for not disconnecting … Read more

Senate has no power to suspend a member – Femi Falana

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A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr Femi Falana, has stated that no legislative House has the power to suspend a member even for a single day. He made the comment … Read more

Zuma faces backlash after sacking S Africa finance minister, others

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President Jacob Zuma faced a growing backlash after his decision to sack Pravin Gordhan, his finance minister, and eight other cabinet members rocked South Africa’s markets and threatened the biggest … Read more

Magu writes Sun newspaper, seeks N5bn compensation for libel

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Ibrahim Magu, acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) EFCC, has written a letter to the publisher of a newspaper in Abuja seeking a N5 billion naira compensation. … Read more

Senate amends Electoral Act, okays e-voting for 2019

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The Senate, on Thursday, passed the bill for the amendment of the Electoral Act 2010, even as it approved electronic voting and moved to legalise the existing electronic voter accreditation … Read more

Buhari to return to UK for check up –Presidency

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The Presidency on Thursday debunked the report that President Muhammadu Buhari would be flying in doctors from the United Kingdom rather than return to the country to keep an appointment … Read more

Abacha was not corrupt, media unfair to him, says Bamaiyi

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Former Chief of Army Staff, General Ishaya Bamaiyi, Thursday said that Late Gen. Sani Abacha, was not the corrupt leader, stressing that the issue if ‘Abacha loot’ did not exist, … Read more